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African-American Boat(w)right Family Genealogy

Generation 2


2-1. CORNELIA BOATWRIGHT (POWELL BOATWRIGHT2, Not Yet Determined1) was born 1848 in South Carolina.


Notes for CORNELIA BOATWRIGHT:

1870 Census: 
Name: Cornelia Boatwright 
Age in 1870: 22 
Birth Year: abt 1848
Birthplace: South Carolina 
Home in 1870: Columbia, Richland, South Carolina 
Race: Black 
Gender: Female 
Post Office: Columbia 
Census Place: Columbia, Richland, South Carolina; 
Roll: M593_1507; Page: 126A; Image: 258; 
Family History Library Film: 553006

2-2. EASTER BOATWRIGHT (POWELL BOATWRIGHT2, Not Yet Determined1) was born 1853 in South Carolina, and died 07 May 1925 in Eastover, Richland County, South Carolina. She married UNKNOWN LAWSON.


Notes for EASTER BOATWRIGHT:

South Carolina, Death Records, 1821-1961
Name: Easter Lawson 
Birth Date: 1853 
Gender: Female 
Race: Non-White 
Death Date: 7 May 1925 
Age at Death: 72 
Death Place: Richland, South Carolina, USA 
Certificate Number: 008675 
Volume Number: 14 


Children of EASTER BOATWRIGHT and UNKNOWN LAWSON are:

        i. IDA LAWSON, b. 1882, Clarendon County, South Carolina. 

       ii. JASPER LAWSON, b. 1886, Clarendon County, South Carolina. 

      iii. HESSIE LAWSON, b. 1887, Clarendon County, South Carolina. 

       iv. CISRO LAWSON, b. 1889, Clarendon County, South Carolina. 

        v. DAISY LAWSON, b. 1896, Clarendon County, South Carolina. 

2-3. RICHARD "DICK" BOATWRIGHT (POWELL BOATWRIGHT2, Not Yet Determined1) was born 1856 in South Carolina, and died 30 Sep 1919 in Charleston County, South Carolina. He married GERTRUDE ANDERSON 1874 in Clarendon County, South Carolina. She was born 1855 in South Carolina, and died 28 Feb 1919 in Clarendon County, South Carolina.


Notes for RICHARD "DICK" BOATWRIGHT:

1880 Census: 
Name: Richard Boatwright 
Age: 24 
Birth Year: abt 1856 
Birthplace: South Carolina 
Home in 1880: Saint James, Clarendon, South Carolina 
Race: Black 
Gender: Male 
Relation to Head of House: Self (Head) 
Marital Status: Married 
Spouse's Name: Gertrude Boatwright 
Father's Birthplace: South Carolina 
Mother's Birthplace: South Carolina 
Occupation: Farmer 
Census Place: Saint James, Clarendon, South Carolina; 
Roll: 1226; Family History Film: 1255226; Page: 188A; 
Enumeration District: 026

1900 Census: 
Name: Richard Boatwright  
Age: 47 
Birth Date: Oct 1852 
Birthplace: South Carolina 
Home in 1900: St James, Clarendon, South Carolina 
Race: Black 
Gender: Male 
Relation to Head of House: Head 
Marital Status: Married 
Spouse's Name: Gertrude Boatwright 
Marriage Year: 1874 
Years Married: 26 
Father's Birthplace: South Carolina 
Mother's Birthplace: South Carolina 
Occupation: Farmer
Census Place: St James, Clarendon, South Carolina; 
Roll: 1524; Page: 11B; 
Enumeration District: 0012; FHL microfilm: 1241524

1910 Census: 
Name: Dick Boatright
Age in 1910: 54 
Birth Year: abt 1856 
Birthplace: South Carolina 
Home in 1910: St James, Clarendon, South Carolina 
Race: Black 
Gender: Male 
Relation to Head of House: Head 
Marital Status: Married 
Spouse's Name: Gertrude Boatright 
Father's Birthplace: South Carolina 
Mother's Birthplace: South Carolina 
Native Tongue: English 
Occupation: Farmer 
Industry: General Farm 
Employer, Employee or Other: Wage Earner 
Home Owned or Rented: Rent 
Farm or House: Farm 
Able to Read: No 
Able to Write: No 
Years Married: 35 
Number of Children Born: 10 
Number of Children Living: 9 
Out of Work: N 
Number of weeks out of work: 0 
Census Place: St James, Clarendon, South Carolina; 
Roll: T624_1456; Page: 2A; 
Enumeration District: 0101; FHL microfilm: 1375469

South Carolina, Death Records, 1821-1961
Name: Richard Boatwright 
Birth Date: 1859 
Gender: Male 
Race: Non-White 
Death Date: 30 Sep 1919 
Age at Death: 60 
Death Place: Charleston, South Carolina, USA 
Certificate Number: 016253 
Volume Number: 30 

Notes for GERTRUDE ANDERSON:
1880 Census: 
Name: Gertrude Boatwright 
Age: 24 
Birth Year: abt 1856 
Birthplace: South Carolina 
Home in 1880: Saint James, Clarendon, South Carolina 
Race: Black 
Gender: Female 
Relation to Head of House: Wife 
Marital Status: Married 
Spouse's Name: Richard Boatwright 
Father's Birthplace: South Carolina 
Mother's Birthplace: South Carolina 
Occupation: Keeping House
Census Place: Saint James, Clarendon, South Carolina; 
Roll: 1226; Family History Film: 1255226; Page: 188A; 
Enumeration District: 026

1900 Census: 
Name: Gertrude Boatwright  
Age: 45 
Birth Date: May 1855
Birthplace: South Carolina 
Home in 1900: St James, Clarendon, South Carolina 
Race: Black 
Gender: Female 
Relation to Head of House: Wife 
Marital Status: Married 
Spouse's Name: Gertrude Boatwright 
Marriage Year: 1874 
Years Married: 26 
Father's Birthplace: South Carolina 
Mother's Birthplace: South Carolina 
Mother: number of living children: 11 
Mother: How many children: 13 
Census Place: St James, Clarendon, South Carolina; 
Roll: 1524; Page: 11B; 
Enumeration District: 0012; FHL microfilm: 1241524

1910 Census: 
Name: Gertrude Boatright
Age in 1910: 53 
Birth Year: abt 1857 
Birthplace: South Carolina 
Home in 1910: St James, Clarendon, South Carolina 
Race: Black 
Gender: Female 
Relation to Head of House: Wife 
Marital Status: Married 
Spouse's Name: Dick Boatright 
Father's Birthplace: South Carolina 
Mother's Birthplace: South Carolina 
Native Tongue: English 
Occupation: Helper 
Industry: in House 
Employer, Employee or Other: Wage Earner 
Able to Read: No 
Able to Write: No 
Years Married: 35 
Number of Children Born: 10 
Number of Children Living: 9 
Out of Work: N 
Number of weeks out of work: 0 
Census Place: St James, Clarendon, South Carolina; 
Roll: T624_1456; Page: 2A; 
Enumeration District: 0101; FHL microfilm: 1375469

South Carolina, Death Records, 1821-1961
Name: Gertrude Boatwright 
Birth Date: 1855 
Gender: Female 
Race: Non-White 
Death Date: 28 Feb 1919 
Age at Death: 64 
Death Place: Clarendon, South Carolina 
Certificate Number: 003886 
Volume Number: 9 


Children of RICHARD BOATWRIGHT and GERTRUDE ANDERSON are:

 3-1.     i. CARRIE BOATWRIGHT, b. 1875, Clarendon County, South Carolina.  

 3-2.    ii. SELVIN BOATWRIGHT, b. 1877, Clarendon County, South Carolina;    
                                 d. 20 Apr 1946, Clarendon County, South Carolina. 
 3-3.   iii. EUGENE BOATWRIGHT, b. 1879, Clarendon County, South Carolina.

 3-4.    iv. POWELL BOATWRIGHT, b. 1883, Clarendon County, South Carolina.   

 3-5.     v. JULIA A. BOATWRIGHT, b. 1885, Clarendon County, South Carolina.   

 3-6.    vi. NETTIE BOATWRIGHT, b. 1886, Clarendon County, South Carolina.   

 3-7.   vii. GORDON BOATWRIGHT, b. 1888, Clarendon County, South Carolina;   
                                 d. 01 Jun 1925, Clarendon County, South Carolina.
 3-8.  viii. ALLIE BOATWRIGHT, b. 1891, Clarendon County, South Carolina;   
                                d. 04 Sep 1951, Clarendon County, South Carolina.
 3-9.    ix. VANDER BOATWRIGHT, b. 1892, Clarendon County, South Carolina;   
                                 d. 23 Dec 1919, Clarendon County, South Carolina.
 3-10.    x. JOSEPHINE BOATWRIGHT, b. 1894, Clarendon County, South Carolina.   

 3-11.   xi. ROSA BOATWRIGHT, b. 1896, Clarendon County, South Carolina.   

2-4. EDWARD BOATWRIGHT (POWELL BOATWRIGHT2, Not Yet Determined1) was born 1861 in South Carolina, and died 04 Jan 1937 in Clarendon County, South Carolina. He married KATE PHILLIPS. She was born 1865 in South Carolina.


Notes for EDWARD BOATWRIGHT:

1870 Census: 
Name: Edward Boatwright 
Age in 1870: 9 
Birth Year: abt 1861
Birthplace: South Carolina 
Home in 1870: Columbia, Richland, South Carolina 
Race: Black 
Gender: Male 
Post Office: Columbia 
Census Place: Columbia, Richland, South Carolina; 
Roll: M593_1507; Page: 126A; Image: 258; 
Family History Library Film: 553006

1880 Census: 
Name: Edward Boatwright 
Age: 19 
Birth Year: abt 1861 
Birthplace: South Carolina 
Home in 1880: Saint James, Clarendon, South Carolina 
Race: Mulatto 
Gender: Male 
Relation to Head of House: Self (Head) 
Marital Status: Single 
Father's Birthplace: South Carolina 
Mother's name: Annie Boatwright 
Mother's Birthplace: South Carolina 
Occupation: Farmer 
Census Place: Saint James, Clarendon, South Carolina; 
Roll: 1226; Family History Film: 1255226; Page: 188B; 
Enumeration District: 026

1910 Census: 
Name: Edward Boatwright 
Age in 1910: 46 
Birth Year: abt 1864 
Birthplace: South Carolina 
Home in 1910: Concord, Clarendon, South Carolina 
Race: Mulatto 
Gender: Male 
Relation to Head of House: Head 
Marital Status: Married 
Spouse's Name: Kate Boatwright 
Father's Birthplace: South Carolina 
Mother's Birthplace: South Carolina 
Native Tongue: English 
Occupation: Farmer 
Industry: General Farm 
Employer, Employee or Other: Own Account 
Home Owned or Rented: Rent 
Farm or House: Farm 
Able to Read: Yes 
Able to Write: Yes 
Years Married: 28 
Census Place: Concord, Clarendon, South Carolina; 
Roll: T624_1456; Page: 16A; 
Enumeration District: 0089; FHL microfilm: 1375469

South Carolina, Death Records, 1821-1961
Name: Ed Boatwright 
Birth Date: 1882 
Gender: Male 
Race: Non-White 
Death Date: 4 Jan 1937 
Age at Death: 55 
Death Place: Clarendon, South Carolina, USA 
Cause of Death: 934 
Certificate Number: 000366 
Volume Number: 1 

Notes for KATE PHILLIPS: 1910 Census: Name: Kate Boatwright Age in 1910: 45 Birth Year: abt 1865 Birthplace: South Carolina Home in 1910: Concord, Clarendon, South Carolina Race: Mulatto Gender: Female Relation to Head of House: Wife Spouse's Name: Edward Boatwright Father's Birthplace: South Carolina Mother's Birthplace: South Carolina Native Tongue: English Able to Read: Yes Able to Write: Yes Years Married: 28 Number of Children Born: 9 Number of Children Living: 7 Census Place: Concord, Clarendon, South Carolina; Roll: T624_1456; Page: 16A; Enumeration District: 0089; FHL microfilm: 1375469


Children of EDWARD BOATWRIGHT and KATE PHILLIPS are:

 3-12.    i. AGATHA BOATWRIGHT, b. 24 May 1887, Clarendon County, South Carolina;  
                                 d. 17 Aug 1968, Summerton, Clarendon County, South Carolina. 
 3-13.   ii. ERVIN POWELL BOATWRIGHT, b. 07 Mar 1894, Clarendon County, South Carolina;   
                                       d. 20 Apr 1984, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. 
 3-14.  iii. PLUMMIE BOATWRIGHT, b. 1899, Clarendon County, South Carolina.

2-5. RASENA BOATWRIGHT (POWELL BOATWRIGHT2, Not Yet Determined1) was born 1864 in South Carolina.


Notes for RASENA BOATWRIGHT: 1880 Census: Name: Rasena Boatwright Age: 16 Birth Year: abt 1864 Birthplace: South Carolina Home in 1880: Saint James, Clarendon, South Carolina Race: Mulatto Gender: Female Relation to Head of House: Sister Marital Status: Single Father's Birthplace: South Carolina Mother's name: Annie Boatwright Mother's Birthplace: South Carolina Occupation: Works on Farm Census Place: Saint James, Clarendon, South Carolina; Roll: 1226; Family History Film: 1255226; Page: 188B; Enumeration District: 026


2-6. NORA BOATWRIGHT (POWELL BOATWRIGHT2, Not Yet Determined1) was born 1866 in South Carolina, and died 15 May 1935 in Clarendon County, South Carolina. She married MANSON HOUSE, son of WARREN HOUSE and JANE WEATHERSPOON. He was born 1860 in South Carolina, and died 25 Apr 1941 in Clarendon County, South Carolina.


Notes for NORA BOATWRIGHT: 1880 Census: Name: Nora Boatwright Age: 14 Birth Year: abt 1866 Birthplace: South Carolina Home in 1880: Saint James, Clarendon, South Carolina Race: Mulatto Gender: Female Relation to Head of House: Sister Marital Status: Single Father's Birthplace: South Carolina Mother's name: Annie Boatwright Mother's Birthplace: South Carolina Occupation: Works on Farm Census Place: Saint James, Clarendon, South Carolina; Roll: 1226; Family History Film: 1255226; Page: 188B; Enumeration District: 026 South Carolina, Death Records, 1821-1961 Name: Nora House Death Date: 15 May 1935 Cemetery: Saint Matthews AME Church Burial or Cremation Place: Summerton, Clarendon County, South Carolina Burial: Saint Matthews AME Church Cemetery, Summerton, Clarendon County, South Carolina


Notes for MANSON HOUSE:

South Carolina, Death Records, 1821-1961
Name: Manson House 
Birth Date: 1857 
Gender: Male 
Race: Non-White 
Death Date: 25 Apr 1941 
Age at Death: 84 
Death Place: Clarendon, South Carolina 
Cause of Death: 2002 
Certificate Number: 005951 
Volume Number: 14 
Burial: Saint Matthews AME Church Cemetery, Summerton, Clarendon County, South Carolina


Children of NORA BOATWRIGHT and MANSON HOUSE are:

        i. LOUISA HOUSE, b. 1885, Clarendon County, South Carolina. 

       ii. HARTLEY HOUSE, b. 1887, Clarendon County, South Carolina. 

      iii. ROSA HOUSE, b. 1887, Clarendon County, South Carolina. 

       iv. WILBER HOUSE, b. 1892, Clarendon County, South Carolina. 

        v. LEATHA HOUSE, b. 1894, Clarendon County, South Carolina. 

       vi. MOSES HOUSE, b. 1897, Clarendon County, South Carolina. 

      vii. WALLIE HOUSE, b. 1897, Clarendon County, South Carolina. 

     viii. EDWARD HOUSE, b. 1899, Clarendon County, South Carolina. 

       ix. ANNIE HOUSE, b. 1902, Clarendon County, South Carolina. 

        x. GERALDINE HOUSE, b. 1904, Clarendon County, South Carolina. 

       xi. ROOSEVELT HOUSE, b. 1906, Clarendon County, South Carolina. 

      xii. GRANNISON HOUSE, b. 1907, Clarendon County, South Carolina. 

     xiii. HATTIE HOUSE, b. 1907, Clarendon County, South Carolina. 

      ivx. EZEKIEL HOUSE, b. 1908, Clarendon County, South Carolina. 

       vx. PETER HOUSE, b. 1909, Clarendon County, South Carolina. 

      vix. LAURA HOUSE, b. 1910, Clarendon County, South Carolina. 

     viix. ESSIE HOUSE, b. 1911, Clarendon County, South Carolina. 

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