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Janie Oxendine

Birthdate: (71)
Birthplace: Robeson, North Carolina, USA
Death: January 21, 1938 (71)
Robeson, North Carolina, USA
Place of Burial: Maxton, Robeson, North Carolina, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Hugh Oxendine and Eliza Jane Oxendine
Wife of James W. "Big Bud" Oxendine
Mother of Charles Wesley Oxendine; Maggie Lee Maynor and Bessie Ransom
Sister of Mary Catherine "Tudy" Oxendine

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About Janie Oxendine

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Birth: Jul. 5, 1866 Robeson County North Carolina, USA

Death: Jan. 21, 1938 Robeson County North Carolina, USA

Eliza "Janie" was the daughter of Hugh and Eliza Jane Chavis Oxendine. She married James W. "Big Bud" Oxendine on Feb. 12, 1884 in Robeson county, North Carolina.

The following was taken from the Jan. 21, 1938 edition of THE ROBESONIAN:

Prominent Indian Woman Dies at Pates

Mrs. J. W. Oxendine, 71, member of one of Robeson county's most prominent Indian families, died at her home near Pates at 7:30 this morning after a 5-year illness with diabetes. She had been confinced to bed fro a week, her condition critical.

Funeral will be conducted from the home Saturday at 2 p.m. by Rev. S. A. Hammonds of Saddletree, and interment will be made in the family cemetery near the home.

Surviving are her husband; 8 children--Clifton, principal of Prospect school and president of the Indian Schoolmasters club, Chas. W., who lived on the farm, W. H. of Raynham, Thomas H. of Pembroke, Mmes. Levi Hunt and Theodore Maynor of Pembroke, Bessie O. Ransom of Fairmont, Miss Maggie Lee of the homestead; a sister--Mrs. Susan L. Chavis of Buie; 3 brothers--Hugh Oxendine of Hazelhurst, Ga., and Neil Archie Oxendine of Buie; 15 grandchildren. Prior to marriage she was Miss Janie Oxendine.

Family links:

  • James W. Oxendine (1859 - 1947)*
  • Charles Wesley Oxendine (1891 - 1972)*
  • Eliza Ann Oxendine Hunt (1892 - 1968)*
  • Infant Daughter Oxendine (1896 - 1896)*
  • Bessie Oxendine Ransom (1896 - 1995)*
  • Thomas H. Oxendine (1898 - 1979)*
  • Clifton Oxendine (1900 - 1987)*
  • Maggie Lee Oxendine Maynor (1903 - 1979)*
  • Elizabeth Oxendine Maynor (1904 - 1982)*


His Wife

Bless the Lord O my soul, and forget not all his benefits. Psalms, 103-2

Burial: Sandcutt Cemetery Maxton Robeson County North Carolina, USA

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Janie Oxendine's Timeline

July 5, 1866
Robeson, North Carolina, USA
January 2, 1891
Age 24
North Carolina, USA
April 11, 1896
Age 29
Robeson, North Carolina, USA
March 2, 1903
Age 36
Robeson, North Carolina, USA
January 21, 1938
Age 71
Robeson, North Carolina, USA
Maxton, Robeson, North Carolina, USA