Markham of Chesterfield
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Timeline of Records: Francis Osborne Markham


1800; Extract from Will of George Markham; 1800 Chesterfield county Virginia
The remainder of my estate real and personal after paying my debts and the legacies aforesaid, I give to my four youngest children, Martha, Francis, George and the youngest who I shall call Vincent.

1811; guardians accts for his (George Markham's) orphan Francis O Markham, returned by Henry W Robertson, his guardian.
[source] Chesterfield County Will Book 7; pg 393-394.

1811; Henry W Watkins as guardian of his (George Markham's) orphan Francis O Markham.
[source] Chesterfield County Will Book 7; pg 447-448.

Francis O Markham; 23rd Regiment, Virginia Militia, War of 1812.
[source] Virginia Militia in the War of 1812, Vol 2 Muster Rolls, pg 373.

1821; Francis O Markham and Emily S Woodson; 21 years of age. Daughter of Wade N Woodson. Surety James M Harris; married 10 Oct by Rev Edward Baptist; 8 October 1821.
[source] Marriage Bonds and Ministers Returns of Powhatan County Virginia; Knorr.

1823, 13 March; Francis O Markham is in debt to Henry W Robertson, mortgages slaves to Vincent Markham to secure debt.
[source] Deeds of Chesterfield County Virginia; Deed Book 24, page 620.

1823, 13 March; Between Francis O Markham (first part), DH Branch (second part), Henry W Robertson (third part). Markham indebted to Branch, Securing debts by mortgage to Robertson of slaves, horses, beds, other furniture.
[source] Deeds of Chesterfield County Virginia; Deed Book 25, page 1.

1827; Francis O Markham and Emily, George Markham and Ann, Vincent Markham and Obedience all sell out their interest in the Markham Mill in Chesterfield co, Va to Henry W Robertson.
[source] Deeds of Chesterfield County Virginia; Deed Book 26, page 736.

1830 Census of Powhatan county Virginia; pg 266; Francis U Markham; 1m 5-10; 1m 20-30; 1m 30-40; 1f 5-10; 6 slaves; (widower, 1 son, 1 dau)

Francis O Markham to Susan Somervill; bond 19 Jun 1834; surety - George C Scott, consent Eleanor H Somervill, mother, of Mecklenberg co Virginia. [source] Marriage Records of Mecklenberg County Virginia.

1840 Census of Tipton county Tennessee; pg 260; FO Markham; 1m 0-5; 2m 5-10; 1m 10-15; 1m 15-20; 1m 20-30; 1m 40-50; 1f 5-10; 1f 15-20; 1f 40-50; 33 slaves.


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Timeline of Records for Francis Osborne Markham; compiled by Pamela Hutchison Garrett for Markham of Chesterfield website; 2014.