Rob's Genealogy

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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, 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 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, Record for J. Nixon McDill (https://www.nps.gov/civilwar/search-soldiers-detail.htm?soldierId=14C4D7B7-DC7A-DF11-BF36-B8AC6F5D926A; https://www.nps.gov/civilwar/search-soldiers-detail.htm?soldierId=E3C3D7B7-DC7A-DF11-BF36-B8AC6F5D926A; accessed 26 Sep 2017)