Orangeburgh District Migrations

Migration of Rev. Lewis HOUSER and Sophia STOUDENMEYER

1. Lewis HOUSER (Rev.), born 20 Sep 1788 in Orangeburgh, South Carolina; died 4 Jun 1856 in Autauga County, Alabama, son of Andrew HOUSER (Jr) and Margaret R. STOUDENMEYER. He married in 1810 Sophia STOUDENMEYER, born 5 Apr 1791 in Orangeburgh, South Carolina; died 1 Feb 1870 in Autauga County, Alabama.

Notes for Lewis HOUSER: Lewis Houser departed for Alabama about 1822. Also, families of Stoudenmire, Murph, and Whetstone migrated.

Children of Lewis HOUSER and Sophia STOUDENMEYER were as follows:

a. Reddick Pierce HOUSER, born 1812 in Orangeburg District, South Carolina.

b. Harriett HOUSER, born 1815 in Orangeburg District, South Carolina.

c. John A. HOUSER, born 1816 in Orangeburg District, South Carolina. He married Louisa DEBARDELEBEN.

d. Carolina HOUSER, born 1818 in Orangeburg District, South Carolina.

e. Mary HOUSER, born 5 Jul 1821 in Amelia Township, Orangeburgh, South Carolina; died 23 Aug 1902 in Autauga County, Alabama. She married in Feb 1844 Luke E. HOFFMAN, born abt 1797 in Orangeburgh, South Carolina; died abt 1851 in Autauga County, Alabama.

f. Ann L. HOUSER, born 1823.

g. Churchill H. HOUSER, born 1826; died in Autauga County, Alabama.

h. Jane R. HOUSER, born 1828.

i. Sophia E. HOUSER, born 1830.

Information provided by Gene Jeffries 11 Apr 2000.


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