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William A. Arledge

Birthplace: Fairfield Co, SC-->1840 Lowndes Co, AL as ARLEDGE-->TX (4 marriages); in Navarro Co, TX by 1879, South Carolina
Death: Died in Texas
Immediate Family:

Son of Isaac Arledge and Lydia Arledge
Husband of Mary Ann Ivey; Juleann Etheridge and Hanna Elizabeth Flowers
Father of William R. Arledge; ??? Arledge; Jesse P. Arledge; Laura O. Arledge; Mary E. Arledge and 8 others
Brother of Lydia Arledge; Charlotte Arledge; John Arledge; Isaac Arledge; Austin D. Arledge and 2 others

Managed by: Pam Wilson
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About William A. Arledge

Notes from Pam Wilson's Arledge Family History Project:

Fairfield SC court case: LYDIA ARLEDGE, Charlotte Broom by Isiah Hinnant, Lucas A. Broom, William Arledge, Isaac Arledge, Eliza Hughes, J.H. Hughes, John Arledge, Austin D. Arledge, Willis Arledge, N.C. Bailes VS James Arledge, William Arledge, Mary Arledge, James Broom and Susan Arledge. Winnsboro Bill 3, 1828

Is this the same William? Fairfield Co, SC 1850 census: (p. 213) 200/200 William ARLEDGE Sr 42 M W Planter $ 850 Fairfield. By this he appears to be unmarried. He is living near:

    (p. 214) 213/213 Charles Lewis 42 M Planter Fairfield; Mary ARLEDGE 43 F
    (p. 214) 219/219 A.F. Lumpkins 30 M Planter Fairfield + Wife & 9 Child.; Thomas ARLEDGE 18 M Laborer Fairfield
    (p. 215) 224/224 Moses ARLEDGE 28 M Planter Fairfield; Catherine ARLEDGE 47 F Fairfield;

Molly ARLEDGE 23 F Chester; Joseph ARLEDGE 4 M Fairfield; Isaac ARLEDGE 2 M Fairfield

Was this the William Arledge (Sr) in the following deeds?

1856: ARLEDGE, William (Sr.) to James Harrison, Sr. Fairfield County SC, Book UU P.468, 200 acres N. Longtown Rd.

1856: ARLEDGE, Wm (by Shff) to James Harrison, Sr. Fairfield County SC, Book UU p. 527, 200 acres Thorntree Creek1840 census, Lowndes Co, AL (p. 247): William ARLEDGE (age 20-30), with wife aged 20-30 and son under 5. Also had huge slave holdings for such a small, young family: 9 male and seven female slaves. Male slaves were one under age 10, 4 ages 10-24 and 2 ages 24-36; while they had 1 female slave under 10, 2 ages 10-24 and 4 ages 24-36. This shows that this William Arledge had great wealth, since he had a large investment in slaves as property. Neighbors were Tatum and Irwin families; Jesse Ivy a few houses down.

1850 Harrison Co Tx census #632

W A ARLIDGE 32 m Farmer SC $3200

M A 31 Female SC

W R 9 Male Ala

M E 6 Female Miss

J P 4 Male Ala

L O 1 Female Tex

1860 census, Harrison Co, TX (Jonesville P.O.) p. 448: [PW from image 2004]

William ARLEDGE, 43, m, farmer $6700, $5700, SC;

Julia, 25, f, TN;

Mary E. 16 f Miss,

J. P. 13 m Ala,

Laura 10 f TX.

Tige McAlpin 43 MS

Mildred H. Bullard 9 f $12,000 TX,

Martin M. Bullard 13 m, $12,000 TX (reads "William Arledge for Mildred and Martin Bullard";

Jonathan D[orrem?], 53 m Michanick C $12,000, SC

slave schedule:

60 Female Black

50 Male Black

35 Male Black

35 Male Black

35 Female Black

30 Male Black

24 Female Black

23 Male Black

17 Female Black

16 Male Black

13 Female Black

11 Female Black

3 Female Black

2 Female Black

1870 Census Navarro Co. Texas (Chatfield, taken Aug 1870):

G. W. ARLEDGE, 53, m, farmer, b. 1818, SC;

Hanna E. 31, f, b. 1839 Ala;

Jesse, 24, m, b. 1846 Ala;

Henry Clay, 9, m, b. 1862 TX;

J. L. (Jerry Lee) 7, m, b. 1864 TX;

Alice, 4, f, b. 1867 TX;

R. S. 1 m b. 1869 TX;

R. T. 1/4, m, b. 1870 TX

Census records from Peggy Densmore, P.O. Box 276, Oil City, LA 71061 (318) 995-7350; recorded in the Harrison Co, TX library and copied by Joy Moore.

Marriages Harrison County Texas

ARLEDGE, William and Juleann Etherege 16 May 1853

ARLEDGE, William and Mary J. Solomon 15 July 1862

ARLEDGE, Laura O. and J.B. Vaughn 15 Jan. 1863

ARLEDGE, Maggie and N.W. Seiber 29 Nov. 1888"

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William A. Arledge's Timeline

South Carolina
Age 20
Age 23
Age 26
Age 28
AL ; did he go to Rusk Co TX? might be the Jesse ARLEDGE in CSA Co. H 19th TX Inf Pvt or Co I, 4th Texas Regt or Arlidge, J.P. TX Cav. 1st Bn. St. Troops Co. D
Age 31
February 1862
Age 44