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Harrison Posey b. between 1770-1780 St. Charles County, MD

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Re: Harrison Posey b. between 1770-1780 St. Charles County, MD

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More from Lucinda. Notes in FTM for Green Harrison Posey:
The family genealogy for Green Harrison Posey came from the Posey family Bible which was in the possession of Omer Mayhew copied by Mary E. Sagaser Eggleston in the 1950s.

Green Harrison Posey is buried in the Bloomington Cemetery along with his second wife Deborah Russell Posey. Many other members of his family are buried there also.

POSEY burials in the Bloomington Cemetery:

Frederick, son of S. and S.E.; died Dec. 15, 1865, aged 6 mos.
G.R., Dec. 21, 1862-Dec. 27, 1934
Emma, May 2, 1870-Mar. 3, 1936
Susan F., daughter of G.H. and Deborah, 1859-1890
Deborah, wife of G.H., Oct. 14, 1825-Mar. 29, 1893
Green H., Jan. 11, 1824-Apr. 10, 1893
Clarence E., 1890-1912
J. Weldon, Mar. 17, 1865-Mar. 15, 1941
Mittie A., Sept. 18, 1868-May 5, 1931


Green H. POSEY, 70, of the Bloomington community died of pneumonia 10 April 1893. Deborah, his wife died of consumption 12 days previous on 29 March 1893. Mr. POSEY was born in Russell County, Kentucky, in his 20th year he married his first wife a Miss VANDIVER, by whom were born four children, Mrs. Sara SIMPSON of Bevier, Mo., Mrs. Vena SAGASSER of Bloomington, Mo., Mrs. Permella WILKES of Callao, Mo., Mr. Wm. POSEY of Valley Falls, Kas. In the year 1850 he married Miss Deborah RUSSEL, of this union there were eight children, three of them deceased, Geo. POSEY, Susie POSEY and Maggie MAYHEW. The five living are: Mrs. Mary SULLIVAN, Callao, Mo.; Russell and Weldon POSEY, Bloomington, Mo.; Nancy MOREFORD, Jefferson County, Kas.; Annie MAYHEW, Callao, Mo. In the year 1855 they moved from Kentucky to Macon county near Bloomington, where they lived till death. He was a member of the Masonic Fraternity for about 30 years and a member of the Christian church since 1870. The eldest of his children is 49 years old and the youngest 25 years old. The remains were interred in the family lot at the Bloomington cemetery.

1850 United States Census, Casey County, Kentucky

Green H. Posey
with 4 children: Sarah Ann, Lavina Jane, William H., and Permelia Caroline. Emily Jane Vandivier has evidently died and he has not married Deborah Russell yet.

1860 United States Census, West District--Liberty Township, Macon County, Missouri, June 11, 1850:

Dwelling 208 Family # 210

Name Age Sex Occupation Real Estate Personal Estate

Green H. Posey 36 M Farmer 400 400
Deborah 35 F (over 20 can't read or write)
Sarah A. 16 F
Lavina J. 14 F
William H. 13 M
Permelia 11 F
Mary E 8 F
Nancy E. 7 F
Susan F. 5 F
Margaret 2 F
George 2/12 M

1870 United States Census, Liberty Township, Macon County, Missouri, June 29, 1870, Post Office--LaPlata

Dwelling #69, Family #69

Name Age Sex Occupation Real Estate Personal Estate Place of birth

Green H. Posey 46 M Farmer 1200 1000 Kentucky
Deborah 44 F Keeping house Kentucky
Mary E. 18 F Kentucky
Nancy E. 17 F Kentucky
Susan F. 15 F Kentucky
Margaret J. 14 F Missouri
George A. 10 M Missouri
Green R. 7 M Missouri
James W. 5 M Missouri
Ann Eliza 2 F Missouri

1880 United States Census, Liberty Township, Macon County, Missouri, June 10, 1880:

Name Age Occupation Birthplace Birthplace of mother Birthplace of father

Green H. Posey 56 Farmer Kentucky Maryland Maryland
Deborah 55 House Kentucky Virginia Kentucky
Nancy E 26 Kentucky
Susan F. 25 Kentucky
Green R. 17 Kentucky
James W. 15 Kentucky
Annie 12 Missouri


From Russell County Kentucky Kentucky Lookup--Malissa Robertson:
[Was searching for marriage of Green Harrison Posey to Emily Jane Vandivier since he was in the Casey County, Kentucky, U.S. Census]

Posey information:

There were no Posey grooms who married in Pulaski County, KY, 1797-1850
There were no Posey grooms who married in Lincoln County, KY, 1780-1900

Casey County marriages, 1807-1815

Posey, John, 24 Oct. 1820, Levina Large, 1-20 (book #, page #)
Posey, James, 15 April 1849, Rhoda Goode, 1-52
Posey, James, 1863, Elenor Goode, 1-77
Posey, Francis M., 5 April 1849, Nancy K. Cravens, 1-141
Posey, William, 16 Nov. 1909, Lucinda Wethington, 3-421
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