Orangeburgh District Migrations

Migration of Joel SISTRUNK and Susannah MURRAY

1. Joel SISTRUNK, born 25 Dec 1797 in South Carolina; died 1849 in Alabama, son of Gasper SISTRUNK and Marian Leitner [---]. He married (1) on 8 Feb 1821 in Orangeburg County, South Carolina Mary MOORER, born 4 May 1800; died 4 Dec 1830, daughter of John R. MOORER (Sr) and Anna Margaret STROMAN; (2) on 3 Nov 1831 Susannah MURRAY, born 11 Feb 1810; died 1884 in Society Hill, Alabama, daughter of William MURRAY and Mary HUGHES.

Notes for Joel SISTRUNK: At least as late as 1833 he was a county surveyor for Orangeburg, but he does not appear in the SC 1840 census.

Children of Joel SISTRUNK and Susannah MURRAY were as follows:

a. Mary SISTRUNK, born 8 Nov 1832. She married [---] DRISCOLL.

b. George SISTRUNK.

c. Robert Wilbur SISTRUNK, born 2 Feb 1838.

d. Alabama Elizabeth SISTRUNK, born 20 Aug 1840; died 1873. She married John S. BRUNNER.

e. Herbert F. SISTRUNK, born 16 Feb 1846. He married Laura SANDERS.

Information provided by Gene Jeffries 11 Apr 2000.

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