Samuel Oliver1

#3947, (1793 - )
Relationship2nd great-granduncle of William David Lewis
Father*John Oliver2 (bt 1760 - 1770 - b 1840)
Mother*Nancy Jane Reese2 (bt 1760 - 1770 - bt 1831 - 1839)

Family

Rebecca Downen b. 1794
Children 1.James Oliver6,7 (s 1819 - )
 2.Job Oliver+6,7 (1820 - 1911)
 3.Cynthyann Oliver8,9 (1823 - 1843)
 4.Josiah Oliver10 (1824 - )
 5.Johnson Oliver10 (1826 - )
 6.John Oliver6,7 (c 1828 - 1871)
Birth*1793He was born in 1793 at South CarolinaG.2 
between 1802 and 1805He removed with John Oliver and Nancy Jane Reese to Christian Co., KentuckyG, between 1802 and 1805 prob. route through Tennessee.3,4 
Marriage*30 November 1816He married Rebecca Downen, daughter of Job Downen Sr and Mary Elizabeth Robinson, on 30 November 1816 at Muhlenberg Co., KentuckyG.1 
1830He appeared on the census of 1830 at Robinson Twp., Posey Co., IndianaG; Downen neis. Jane, Tilman, Josiah; unk. male in Oliver h/h.5 

Citations

  1. [S1530] Kentucky County Marriages, 1797-1954, online FamilySearch.com, FHL Film 557316, DGS 4261111, img. 50/526. Muhlenberg Co. Bonds and Licenses Book 1 (1802-1836), p. 29, no. 341. Samuel Oliver and Rebecca Downan [sic], marr. 30 Nov 1816 by A Shelton.
  2. [S48] Gerald Ray Lewis Family Tree, Gerald Ray Lewis, owner, online Ancestry.com.
  3. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. Joseph (45), b. KY; son William b. SC 1802, son Joseph b. KY 1805.
  4. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census. William (60), farmer, b. SC; son William b. SC 1802, son Joseph b. KY 1805.
  5. [S116] 1830 U.S. Federal Census. Samuel (30-39); F (30-39) [Rebecca]; f (5-9) [Cynthyann]; 2 m (10-14) [James, Job], 2 m (5-9) [John, Josiah], 2 m (<5) [Johnson, ____].
  6. [S2089] "Early Downen History, 2nd Edition", 1972, Elizabeth Myers (Carmi, Illinois), to Mrs. Eben F Pinkham (Exater, California), p. 2; Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  7. [S627] Blanche Moye Cook, History of the Downen Family, 1777-1970 (Illinois: Alice Roberta Bradley, typist, 1974), p. 9.
  8. [S2089] Elizabeth Myers, "Early Downen History", p. 2, "a daughter,", not named.
  9. [S627] Blanche Moye Cook, History of the Downen Family, p. 9, "a daughter,", not named.
  10. [S473] Mugge Roots Family Tree, Kay Davidson, owner, online genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com, http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi