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Wesley Norwood (1818-1869)
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Born: 1818 Tennessee.
Married: Elizabeth Blassengine (1816-1879) . 3
Died: 24 Sep 1869 Hempstead County Arkansas. 1 2
Buried: .

John Norwood
Abt 1750-1798
William Norwood
Abt 1788-Bet 1850 and 1860
Jane Pickens
Abt 1755-Aft 1800
Wesley Norwood
1818-24 Sep 1869
Married: 10 May 1806
James Langham
Abt 1759-28 Oct 1829
Kissiah Langham
Abt 1789-Bet 1850 and 1860

Spouse and Children

      Elizabeth Blassengine


Brothers and Sisters

Wesley owned 2 slaves in 1850 and 16 slaves in 1860.4 5

Sources:

  1. Ancestry.com. Arkansas, Wills and Probate Records, 1818-1998 [database on-line]
  2. 1870 United States Federal Census, Mine Creek, Hempstead, Arkansas; Roll M593_54; Page: 370
  3. Biographical and Historical Memoirs of Southern Arkansas. Chicago, IL, USA: Goodspeed Publishing, 1890.
  4. 1850 Federal Census Hempstead County Arkansas, Slave Schedule pg 465
  5. 1860 Federal Census Hempstead County Arkansas, Slave Schedule