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Person Page 85

James Nixon McDILL1,2,3,4,5,6

born 22 November 1844, died 24 December 1922

Family: Mary M Wylie (born 22 August 1850, died 5 December 1927)

Facts and Notes

  • Birth: 22 November 1844; Chester County, South Carolina, USAB7,8,3,1,2,6,5,4
  • Residence: 1850; Chester County, South Carolina, USAB; Age: 59
  • Residence: 1860; Chester County, South Carolina, USAB; Age: 16; He is residing with his uncle, David Moffet, and his family10
  • Military: Between 1861 and 1864; Served in Civil War. Co. K., 17th Reg. S.C. Vol. When he enlisted, he was only 16 years old, too young to carry a rifle so was made letter carrier for his company, Longstreets Corps, Jenkins Brigade. Also served in 6th SC Inf11,7
  • Marriage: 1870; Mary M Wylie1,7
  • Occupation: 1870; York County, South Carolina, USAB; Dry goods merchant3
  • Residence: 1870; Division 2, York, York County, South Carolina, USAB; Age: 25; MaleCitizenOverTwentyone: Y; PersonalEstateValue: 2500; Occupation: Dry Goods Merchant3
  • Residence: 1880; Broad River, York, South Carolina, USAB; Age: 35; Occupation: Dealer In Gen. Mdse.; EnumerationDistrict: 163; MaritalStatus: Married; RelationToHead: Self5
  • Residence: 1900; Broad River, York, South Carolina, USAB; Age: 55; Occupation: Merchant; AbleToSpeakEnglish: Yes; CanRead: Yes; CanWrite: Yes; EnumerationDistrict: 0084; HomeMortgaged: F; HomeOwnership: O; OwnsFarm: F; YearsMarried: 30; MaritalStatus: Married; RelationToHead: Head1
  • Occupation: Before 1910; He was a merchant in 1900, but listed his occupation as "farmer" in 1910; he had retired by the time of the 1920 census8,4,1
  • Residence: 1910; Broad River, York, South Carolina, USAB; Age: 66; MaritalStatus: Married; RelationToHead: Head2
  • Occupation: 1910; Farmer2
  • Residence: 1920; Broad River, York, South Carolina, USAB; StreetAddress: York Street; Age: 75; AbleToSpeakEnglish: Yes; CanRead: Yes; CanWrite: Yes; EnumerationDistrict: 101; HomeMortgaged: Free; HomeOwnership: Own; RelationToHead: Head; MaritalStatus: Married4
  • Death: 24 December 1922; Hickory Grove, York County, South Carolina, USAB; Age: 787,8
  • Burial: 25 December 1922; Hickory Grove Cemetery, Hickory Grove, York County, South Carolina, USAB8
  • Note: 6th and 17th Regiments, South Carolina Infantry, Confederate States of America

Citations

  1. [S449] Ancestry.com, 1900 United States Federal Census, Year: 1900; Census Place: Broad River, York, South Carolina; Roll: 1545; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 0084; FHL microfilm: 1241545, Record for J Nixon Mcdill
  2. [S393] Ancestry.com, 1910 United States Federal Census, Year: 1910; Census Place: Broad River, York, South Carolina; Roll: T624_1468; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 0096; FHL microfilm: 1375481, Record for James W Mcdill
  3. [S354] Ancestry.com, 1870 United States Federal Census, Year: 1870; Census Place: Division 2, York, South Carolina; Roll: M593_1512; Page: 240A; Family History Library Film: 553011, Record for James N Mcdill
  4. [S377] Ancestry.com, 1920 United States Federal Census, Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. (NARA microfilm publication T625, 2076 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: http://www.archives.gov/publications/microfilm-catalogs/census/1920/part-07.html. Note: Enumeration Districts 819-839 are on roll 323 (Chicago City), Year: 1920; Census Place: Broad River, York, South Carolina; Roll: T625_1709; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 101, Record for James N Mcdill
  5. [S397] Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1880 United States Federal Census, Year: 1880; Census Place: Broad River, York, South Carolina; Roll: 1243; Family History Film: 1255243; Page: 375C; Enumeration District: 163, Record for J. Nixon Mc Dill
  6. [S356] Ancestry.com, 1860 United States Federal Census, Year: 1860; Census Place: Chester, South Carolina; Roll: M653_1217; Page: 38; Family History Library Film: 805217, Record for J N McDill
  7. [S260] Robert McDill Woods and Iva Godfrey Woods, McDills in America: A History of the Descendents of John McDill and Janet Leslie of County Antrim, Ireland, page 8
  8. [S359] Ancestry.com, South Carolina, Death Records, 1821-1960, South Carolina. South Carolina death records. Columbia, SC, USA: South Carolina Department of Archives and History, South Carolina Department of Archives and History; Columbia, South Carolina; South Carolina Death Records; Year Range: 1900-1924; Death County or Certificate Range: York, Record for James N McDill
  9. [S398] Ancestry.com, 1850 United States Federal Census, Year: 1850; Census Place: Chester, South Carolina; Roll: M432_851; Page: 2A; Image: 9, Record for Thomas McDill
  10. [S356] Ancestry.com, 1860 United States Federal Census, Year: 1860; Census Place: Chester, South Carolina; Roll: M653_1217; Page: 37; Family History Library Film: 805217, Record for David Moffat
  11. [S262] National Archives and Records Administration, "Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System (CWSS)", National Park Service, Department of the Interior, Soldiers and Sailors Database, "Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System (CWSS)". Online database. National Park Service, Department of the Interior. Soldiers and Sailors Database, Record for J. Nixon McDill (https://www.nps.gov/civilwar/search-soldiers-detail.htm?soldierId=14C4D7B7-DC7A-DF11-BF36-B8AC6F5D926A; accessed 26 Sep 2017)