James "Henry" SEARS (1825 - 1897)

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Nicknames: "Henry"
Birthplace: Fayette, Howard, Missouri, United States
Death: Died in Excelsior Spring, Clay, , Missouri, United States
Managed by: Bill Krueger
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Immediate Family

    • Augustus
    • Martha Emeline
    • Cora Belle
    • Frances Marion
    • Margaret Ann
    • Henry J
    • Mary Alice
    • Joseph
    • Elizabeth
    • Clarissa

About James "Henry" SEARS

Henry Sears (Joseph , Joseph , Zachariah Lt. , Joseph , Silas , Richard ) was born 24 Nov 1825 in Fayette, MO.

S.P. May p.443 Henry Sears lived with his uncle Peter in Kane co., IL, in 1858-59; is now a farmer near Kearney, Clay co., MO.

Henry married Tabitha Williams, daughter of Benaiah Williams and Nancy Holloway, on 29 Oct 1868 in Missouri City, MO. Tabitha was born 24 Nov 1845 in , Monroe co, TN.

They had the following children:

Augustus Sears Martha Emeline Sears was born 2 Dec 1870 in Excelsior Spring, MO. was Cora Belle Sears was born 28 Jul 1872 in Kearney, MO. Francis Marion Sears was born 22 Nov 1874 in Kearney, MO. Margaret Ann Sears was born 15 May 1876 in Kearney, MA. Henry Sears was born 24 Apr 1879 in Excelsior Spring, MO Mary Alice Sears was born 19 Mar 1881 in Excelsior Spring, MO. Miranda Thankful Sears

American Civil War Soldiers

Name:Henry Sears

Side Served: Confederacy

State Served: Missouri

Service Record:Enlisted as a Private.Enlisted in .MO

Sources: Source Citation: Side served: Confederacy; State served: Missouri.


U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865

Name: Henry Sears

Side: Confederate

Regiment State/Origin:Missouri

Regiment Name: 6 Missouri Cavalry.

Regiment Name Expanded:6th Regiment, Missouri Cavalry

Company: F

Rank In: Private

Rank In Expanded: Private

Rank Out:Private

Rank Out Expanded: Private


1880 United States Federal Census 1880 United States Federal Census Name: Henry Sears Age: 54 Birth Year: abt 1826 Birthplace: Missouri Home in 1880: Fishing River, Clay, Missouri Race: White Gender: Male Relation to Head of House: Self (Head) Marital Status: Married Spouse's Name: Tabitha Sears Father's Birthplace: Massachusetts Mother's Birthplace: Kentucky Neighbors: View others on page Occupation: Farmer Cannot read/write:


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Idiotic or insane: View Image Household Members: Name Age Henry Sears 54 Tabitha Sears 34 Augustus Sears 10 Martha E. Sears 9 Cora B. Sears 8 Francis M. Sears 6 Margaret A. Sears 4 James H. Sears 1

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Henry SEARS's Timeline

November 24, 1825
Fayette, Howard, Missouri, United States
October 28, 1868
Age 42
Missouri City, Clay, Missouri, United States
February 17, 1888
Age 62
Clay, Missouri, United States
August 9, 1897
Age 71
Excelsior Spring, Clay, , Missouri, United States