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Ephraim Sergent

Ephraim Sergent
Given names
Harlan County, Kentucky Formed January 28, 1819

Note: Harlan County was officially formed on January 28, 1819. Losing counties were Knox County.
Birth of a daughter
Frances [Fanny] Sergent
November 9, 1823

Birth of a daughter
Jane Sergent
about 1826

Birth of a daughter
Mary Sergent
March 18, 1827
Birth of a daughter
Eliza C Sergent
August 22, 1827

Birth of a son
Allen Sergent
August 22, 1829

Birth of a daughter
Elizabeth Ann Sergent
about 1835

Birth of a son
William Martin Sergent
November 1841

Marriage of a childGeorge W BallFrances [Fanny] SergentView this family
about 1843

Marriage of a childSpeed JonesMary SergentView this family
May 18, 1845
Marriage of a childAllen SergentEmily S JonesView this family
about 1849

The American Civil War Begins April 12, 1861

Note: The opening of the American Civil War - Battle of Fort Sumter, South Carolina.
MarriageMary FarleyView this family
about 1865

The American Civil War Ends May 13, 1865

Note: The American Civil War concludes with the surrender of Robert E. Lee in the Appomattax Courthouse at Appomattax, Virginia.
Death of a daughterMary Sergent
April 12, 1891
Death of a sonAllen Sergent
February 3, 1893
Death of a daughterFrances [Fanny] Sergent
November 29, 1893

Death of a daughterEliza C Sergent
February 3, 1896

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Last change December 25, 200309:33:34

Family with Deborah Byrd - View this family
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Family with Mary Farley - View this family
Marriage: about 1865

Ephraim SERGENT was born about 1800 in North Carolina and died in 1871 in Harlan, Harlan County, Kentucky, USA, the son of Abraham Sergent & Elizabeth --???--. Ephraim married first to Deborah BYRD born about 1800 Tennessee. Deborah died about 1865 as Ephraim married that year in Harlan, Harlan County, Kentucky, USA, to Mary FARLEY5-907, born about 1846. By his first wife, Deborah BYRD, Ephraim had: Frances1 born 9 Nov 1823/5 died 29 Nov 1893 md George W. BALL2 Jane5-7241 born ca 1826 md ca 1847 to Luke JONES (her father deeded her land in Harlan, Harlan County, Kentucky, USA deed C/462). Luke died by Oct of 1870.2. (No known issue) Mary5-7791 born ca 1827 md Speed JONES2 Eliza C1 born 22 Aug 1827/9 at Ages and died 21 Oct 1896. She md 16 Apr 1847 John M BALL2 Eliza (above) and Allen (below) are said to be twins Allen1 born 22 Aug 1829 and died 3 Feb 1893. Allen md 1849H* in Harlan, Harlan County, Kentucky, USA to Emily S JONES2 Elizabeth Ann born ca 1835 md 1852H* William TURNER5-986. Ephraim deeded them land in Harlan, Harlan County, Kentucky, USABk D p525, "for fatherly love and affection". William Martin1 born Nov 1841, died 14 May 1926, md 1858H* Elizabeth Ann HOWARD5-6882 By his second wife, Mary Farley, Ephraim had: Mary Jane born Feb 1868 and died 8 Jun 1923. Mary married three times, first, in 1881, to Garret KING; second, in 1889, to James LYTTLE, and third, in 1896 to Moses BURKHART. Ephraim J born ca 1868 apparently died by 1900 and... after Ephraim's death, Mary Farley had: Milton born Jan 1875 md ca 1899 Elizabeth b Mar 1884 Millard born Jan 1878 md ca 1898 to Nancy J. born Jul 1882 Blain born Nov 1885 In the 1900 Harlan, Harlan County, Kentucky, USA census, Mary Farley Sergent is living with her son Milton.3 Her youngest son, Blain is living with them. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- footnotes (1) Harlan, Harlan County, Kentucky, USA, Deed Book H Page 501: 1884, heirs of Ephraim Sergent to Allen Sergent (2) Harlan, Harlan County, Kentucky, USA, Deed Book K1 Page 526: 1886, heirs of Ephraim Sergent, their 1/8th shares to Allen Sergent (3) Household 174 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- source notes 1830 #120 1840 #16 1850 district 1 hh 15 (Connections#765) 1860 hh649 1870 district 1 hh45