.    James A. Largen, c1808-10 - 1882, s/o William Anson Largen
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.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

3    James A. Largen,2                                                                                                                                                  (William,1)
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.         b ca 1808-10 Va; d 1882 Ft Smith, Sebastian Co, Ark.
.         m 19 Aug 1830 Grayson Co, Va to Thursa Hawks (Thursey), b ca 1812 Va, d 1858 Ft Smith, Ark.

.         James moved to Georgia briefly in the late 1840's, and then to Arkansas by 1850.  See Ref 2 below.

.         1840 Grayson Co census, E dist, p 273, James Largen, 010001-11001.
.         1850 Franklin Co, Ark census, Boston Twp, p 106, #26/26, James Largin,41 Va, laborer, Thursey,38 Va, Sarah,18 Va, William J.,16
.                  Va, laborer, Manda J.,12 Va, Thomas J.,9 Va, Matilda J.,7 Va, Julia E.,5 Ga, Mary E.,2 Ga.
.         1860 Franklin Co, Ark census, Marion Twp, p 74, #514/496, "Jones" Largen,52 Va, farmer, --, $250, Amanda,20 Va, Thomas,19
.                  Va, Matilda,17 Va, Emily,14 Ga, Mary,12 Ga, Robert,10 Ark, Isabella,5 Ark.
.         1870 Sebastian Co, Ark census, Sulphur Twp, p 188, #109/110, James Largin,67 Va, farmer, --, $175, Emma,22 Ga, teaching school,
.                  Mary,21 Ga, Robert,19 Ark.
.         1880 Sebastian Co census, Sulphur Twp, p 710B, #48/51, James Largen,70 Va (wid, father-in-law), living with son-in-law Ashly
.                  Rutherford's family.

.         issue:

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1.   Sarah Largen, b ca 1832 Va.

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2.   William J. Largen, b ca 1834-35 Va.
.               1860 Sebastian Co, Ark census, Fort Smith, p 196, #1418/1374, W.J. Largen,25 Va, clerk, with J.H. McKenzie, Hotel Keeper.
.               1870 census, William not located.
.               Poss same as following, but no proof:
.               1880 New York Co, NY census, Manhattan, p 84A, #165/203, William J. Largen,45 Va, commission merchant, living with Mary
.                        Sullivan, house keeper.
.               1900 census, William not located.

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3.   Amanda J. Largen (Manda), b 11 May 1839 Grayson Co, m 15 Dec 1862 to Charles Milor, b 4 Oct 1818 Floyd Co, Ky, d 12
.               Jan 1887 Sebastian Co.  Charles was previously married.
.               1870 Sebastian Co census, Upper Twp, p 194, #68/70, Chas Milor,52 Ky, farmer, $3000, $750, Amanda,52 Va, Blanche,16 Ark,
.                        Volney,13 Ark, Aurora,7 Ark, Charles,4 Ark, Flora,2 Ark, plus two farm hands.
.               1880 Sebastian Co census, Upper Twp, p 554D, #289/300, Charles Milor,62 Ky, farmer, Amanda,41 Va, Aurora,16 Ark,
.                        Charles,13 Ark, Flora,11 Ark, Fannie,8 Ark, Mollie,6 Ark, Alfred,2 Ark, Lula,6/12 Ark (Dec),plus one boarder.

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4.   Thomas Jefferson Largen, b May 1841 Carroll Co, Va, m(1) Martha Purl (Mattie), m(2) Mary Jane Binkley, m(3) Leonra
.               ____.
.               Thomas was a physician in San Antonio, Bexar Co, Tex.

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5.   Matilda J. Largen, b ca 1843 Va.
.               The following isn't located in the 1850-80 census':
.            ? 1880 Sebastian Co census, Upper Twp, p 554D, #290/291, A.W. Largen,38 Ga (single female).
.                        Listed next to Charles and Amanda Milor above.

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6.   Julia Emily Largen (Emma), b ca 1845-48 Ga.

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7.   Mary E. Largen (Mollie), b ca 1848-49 Ga, m Ashly Rutherford, b ca 1851 Mo.
.               1880 Sebastian Co census, Sulphur Twp, p 710B, #48/51, Ashly Rutherford,29 Mo, farmer, Mollie,29 Ga, Frederick,6 Ark,
.                        Edgar,3 Ark, Earle,3 Ark, James,1 Ark, James Largen,70 Va (wid, father-in-law).

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8.   Robert Largen, b ca 1850-51 Ark.
.           ?  1880 Eastland Co, Tex census, Pct No 1, p 290B, #159/183, R.T. Largen,26 Ark (Va,Va), clerk in store, boarder with E. B. Jones.
.               1900 census, Robert or R.T. not located.

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9.   Isabella Largen (Belle), b ca 1855 Ark.
.               1870 Franklin Co, Ark census, Prairie Twp, p 59, #35/38, Belle Largen,15 Ark, living with her brother Thomas.







.         Ref:  1.   Sharon Hill's
website.
.                  2.   1907:
A Twentieth Century History of Southwest Texas, Vol II, p 485: This is a full page history of the life of Thomas J.
.                        Largen, M.D., b Hillsville, Carroll Co, s/o James and Thursa (Hawks) Largen.  Several years prior to the Civil War they
.                        moved with their family to Georgia and after 3 years went to northwestern Ark, located at Fort Smith, where both Mr.
.                        and Mrs. Largen died.
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