Edward Newton BOX

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About Edward Newton BOX

Served as a private in Capt. Robert Manfield Co. enlisted at Reedy River L Laurens Co SC, Col. Worton's SC Regimen DAR paper @230225 by Lillie Roberts Schneitter. Pension #25268 ten children recorded by 1800 1830-1840 census in Perry Co., TN (Decatur Co., was formed from Perry) Only three of these are his for sure: Wada, Edward Jr., and John

Edward was born about 1774 in <Laurens Sc>. Edward's father was Edward BOX and his mother was Elizabeth" Wada Misouri" Newton an Indian. His paternal grandparents were Robert BOX 1691 and Mary ALLEN. He had six brothers and two sisters, named Mason Moses, John, Archibald, Joseph, Michael, Robert, Wada Missouri and Elizabeth.

Mary Tarwater was 13 years old when she married 60-year-old Edward Box. They had 8 children

 77.Edward7 Box, Jr. (Edward Allen6, Robert5, Robert4, John3, John2, John1)211,212 was born 1774 in Laurens Co., SC, and died 1864 in Decatur Co., TN. He married (1) Nancy Raymer December 01, 1831. She died Unknown. He married (2) Mary Tarwater213 Abt. 1840. She was born in 1827, and died July 14, 1903, in Decatur Co., TN.

Notes for Edward Box, Jr.: Information furnished by Ima Bawcum in correspondence of 04/20/01: When Edward Box, Jr. died in early 1864 his wife, Mary Tarwater Box, shipped his body by train to the Indian Reservation in AL for burial. She intended to return there herself but never did. Edward was 20 years old when TN became a State in 1796. More About Edward Box, Jr.: Burial: 1864, AL Notes for Mary Tarwater: Information furnished by Ima Bawcum in correspondence of 04/20/01: Mary Tarwater was a full blood Cherokee Indian. She married Edward Box when she was 13 years old. She is buried in Decatur Co, TN in the Box Cemetery. More About Mary Tarwater: Burial: July 1903, Decatur Co., TN (Box Cemetery)

    

Children of Edward Box and Mary Tarwater are:

	173	i.	 	Edward8 Box213, born 1841; died Unknown.
	174	ii.	 	John Box 213, born 1843; died Unknown.
	175	iii.	 	Thomas Jefferson Box 213, born 1854; died Unknown.
	176	iv.	 	Robert Lewis Box 213, born 1855; died Unknown.
	177	v.	 	James B. Box 213, born 1856; died Unknown.
	178	vi.	 	George Henry Box 213, born 1860; died Unknown.
	179	vii.	 	James Alexander Lee Box213, born 1865; died Unknown.

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Edward Newton BOX's Timeline

1774
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1799
Age 25
1843
1843
Age 69
1854
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