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Harmon Cummings

Harmon Cummings

Male 1756 - 1851  (94 years)

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  • Name Harmon Cummings 
    Born 25 Mar 1756  Frederick, Frederick, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 6 Sep 1850  Western Division, Anderson, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1850

    South Carolina, Anderson, Western Division, family 776, 6 Sep 1850, page 210A.

    Harman Crimmins, head 96. Living with Harman is Mary Junkins, 22; Elizabeth, 18; Wesley, 17; and William, 15. Harman is a farmer; all were born in South Carolina except for Harman who was born in Maryland. Next door to Thomas Dean and Milly Junkins; Robert Howell. 
    Age: 96 
    Died 9 Feb 1851  Anderson, Anderson, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Will 3 Mar 1851  South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Mountain Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Anderson, Anderson, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Harmon Cummins (1756 - 1851) - Find A Grave Memorial
    Harmon Cummins (1756 - 1851) - Find A Grave Memorial
    Person ID I1106  clanSoren | I103-Ferguson, FRS101
    Last Modified 30 Mar 2017 

    Father Ancestors Francis Cummings,   b. Abt 1721, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1799, Guilford, Guilford, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Mother Sarah Thompson,   b. Abt 1727 
    Married 1755  Frederick, Frederick, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • Possible marriage to Jean Demaris (b. 17 January 1724, Down, Ulster Plantation, Ireland), m. 1745, Sharpsburg, Frederick County, Maryland, death 1815.

      Children listed for this marriage:
      Thankful, daughter, birth 1750, Guilford County, NC; death 30 November 1859, Guilford County, NC; marriage to Solomon Armfield 28 March 1807; death 30 Nov 1859, Guilford County, NC

      Thomas, son, birth 1752, Sharpsburg, Frederick, Maryland

      Francis Demaris, son, birth 1752, Shippensburg, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, death 22 February 1832, Greensboro, Greene, Georgia; marriage to Sarah Davis 1778 (b. 1750, death 10 Jun 1835)

      Martha, daughter, birth 1753, Sharpsburg, Frederick, Maryland

      Elijah, son, birth 1754, Sharpsburg, Frederick, Maryland; death 16 March 1832, Greensborough County, Georgia

      Anne Elizabeth, daughter, birth 1755, Sharpsburg, Frederick, Maryland; spouse Dr. Archibald Carlisle McKiniiey

      Harmon, son, birth 25 March 1756, Sharpsburg, Fredrick, Maryland; death 9 February 1851, Anderson, Anderson, South Carolina; marriage to Mary James 7 Sep 1779 (b. 19 Nov 1763, d. 29 Mar 1847)

      John, son, birth 1758, Frederick, Frederick, Maryland; death 9 February 1851, Anderson, Anderson, South Carolina

      Thomas, birth 1758, Guilford County, NC; death 1813, Guilford county, NC; marriage to Elizabeth Bell 1770

      Jean Demaris, son, birth and death unknown [5]
    • Please note that the children's names listed below are a mixture of the FamilySearch Pedigree Resource File and previous documented names listed in Francis Will and other documented sources. If a source citation does not exist for a given child, then please use the information as reference only as it unverified as of this date. It is possible that a child is referenced more than once (i.e., given name versus middle name).
    Family ID F2884  Group Sheet

    Family Ancestors Mary James,   b. 19 Nov 1763, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1847  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 7 Sep 1778  Hagerstown, Washington, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Alternate date of marriage is 7 Sep 1779 in Washington County, Maryland [6]
    Notes 
    • A portion of information that appears for this family was obtained via rootsweb, database d9rdozer, last updated 15 May 2008. Source citations are noted where information and events have been validated. Variations in surname have been recorded as Cumins, Cummings, Commings, Cummins during the research on the family but recorded as Cummings within the database to facilitate searching. The database owner of this site is a descendant of John Cummings.
    Children 
     01. Thomas Cummings,   b. 17 Jan 1781, Washington County, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Married: 1x02. Sarah Cummings,   b. 12 Nov 1783, Washington County, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Married: 1x03. Mary Cummings,   b. 18 Dec 1786, Washington County, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1870, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    Married: 1x04. Hannah Cummings,   b. 5 Jan 1790, Washington County, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +05. Griffith J. Cummings,   b. 1 Jun 1792, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1870, Tunnel Hill, Whitfield County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    +06. Melinda Cummings,   b. 25 Jan 1795,   d. Bef 1900, Anderson, Anderson, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 104 years)
     07. Samuel Cummings,   b. 21 Aug 1797,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +08. Harmon Cummings,   b. 1800, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1860, Jefferson County, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    +09. John Cummings,   b. 2 Dec 1802, Pendleton, Anderson, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1895, Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
    Last Modified 9 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F403  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S120] 1850 United States Federal Census, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Western Division, Anderson, South Carolina; Roll: M432_848; Page: 210A; Image: 426 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S43] South Carolina, Wills and Probates Records, 1670-1980, South Carolina County, District and Probates Court, (Ancestry), Will Book B, Page 314; Recorded 3 Mar 1851, Proved 3 Mar 1851 (Reliability: 3).
      Bequeaths to son Thomas Commins and his heirs; daughter Sarah Trainer; daughter Mary Simpson; daughter Hannah Davidson and husband John L. Davidson; son Griffith Commins; son Samuel Commins; son Harmon Commins; son John Commins; daughter Malinda Junkin; wife Mary

    3. [S157] Findagrave.com, (Findagrave.com), Memorial 31167618 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S245] Family Data Collection, Individual Records, Edmund West, (Ancestry.com).
      Name: Francis Cummings
      Spouse: Sarah Thompson
      Parents: Charles Cummings, Rebecca Mcmickle
      Birth Place: Cumberland, Shippensburg, PA
      Birth Date: 1721
      Marriage Place: Frederick, MD
      Marriage Date: 1755

    5. [S153] FamilySearch™ LDS Pedigree Resource File, (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints), FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.2.1/S5LV-VWW : accessed 2014-01-31), entry for Francis S /Cummins/..
      There are some aggreements with the children's name as previously documented (unverified) and that of the Pedigree Resource File. The PRF file reflects a difference in spouse's name as well.

    6. [S42] Maryland, Compiled Marriages, 1655-1850, Dodd, Jordan, Liahona Research, comp.. Maryland Marriages, 1655-1850, (Ancestry) (Reliability: 3).
      Name: Herman Cumming
      Gender: Male
      Marriage Date: 7 Sep 1779
      Spouse: Mary James
      Spouse Gender: Male
      County: Washington County

    7. [S123] Rootsweb WorldConnect Project, (Rootsweb, Ancestry.com), Database d9rdozer, last updated 15 May 2008, 6 Aug 2012.
      7 Sept 1778 Marries Mary James in Hagerston, Washington, Maryland 1785-1788