Orangeburgh District Migrations

Migration of Daniel Sturkie and Elizabeth [--]

1. Daniel STURKIE, son of William STURKIE) was born about 1786 in Orangeburgh District, SC, and died February 18, 1851 in Smiths Station, Russell/Lee Co., AL. He married Elizabeth [---] before 1809 in SC. She was born 13 Aug 1786 in SC, and died 16 Jun 1849 in Smiths Station, Russell/Lee Co., AL. Daniel and Elizabeth are buried at Concord Church Cemetery, near Smiths Station, AL. Daniel and Elizabeth migrated from Orangeburgh to Smiths Station, AL about 1839.

Notes for Daniel STURKIE: Another Daniel Sturkie (born 1810) and his wife Cassander [---] migrated to Alabama about the same time as Daniel and Elizabeth. Records in Orangeburgh indicate a close relationship between the two Daniels possible uncle and nephew, although this has not been proven.

Children of Daniel Sturkie and Elizabeth [--] are:

a. Samuel STURKIE, born 25 Jan 1809 in Orangeburgh District, SC; died 07 Nov 1856 in Smiths Station, Russell/Lee Co., AL. He married Temperance Ann HILDEBRAND 03 Mar 1832 in Orangeburgh District, SC; born 30 Jun 1815 in Orangeburgh District, SC; died after 1900 in Chambers County, AL.

b. Wesley STURKIE, born about 1811 in Orangeburgh District, SC; died 27 Dec 1873 probably in Etowah, AL. He married Nancy A. SMITH 05 May 1868 in Etowah County, AL; born about 1835 in Virginia; died after 1880 possibly in Etowah County, AL.

c. William STURKIe, born 13 Jul 1813 in Orangeburgh District, SC; died 20 Jul 1853 in Smiths Station, Russell/Lee Co., AL. He married Nancy Green MEADOWS 09 Oct 1839 in Chambers County, AL; born 05 May 1823 possibly in Jones County, Georgia; died 06 Aug 1890 in Georgia or AL.

d. Caroline STURKIE, born 29 Dec 1817 in Orangeburgh District, SC; died 01 Jan 1900 in Lee County, AL. She married Daniel Porter MEADOWS before 1840; born 30 Oct 1818 in Jones County, Georgia; died 22 Jun 1879 in Lee County, AL.

e. Noah STURKIE, born 13 Oct 1820 in Orangeburgh District, SC; died 25 Jul 1853.

f. Isreal Sturkie, born about 1823 in Orangeburgh District, SC; died unknown.

g. Elizabeth STURKIE, born about 1825 in Orangeburgh District, SC; died about 1869 in probably Lee County, AL. She married Henry C. GIBSON 05 Feb 1850 in Russell County, AL; born 18 Dec 1826; died 13 Nov 1900 in Smiths Station, Lee County, AL.

h. Calvin STURKIE, born 29 Apr 1827 in Orangeburgh District, SC; died 22 Mar 1852 in Smiths Station, Russell/Lee Co., AL.

i. Isiah STURKIE, born about 1829 in Orangeburgh District, SC; died 22 May 1857 in Smiths Station, Russell/Lee Co., AL.

j. V.D.V. STURKIE, born between 1815 - 1825 in South Carolina; died after 1880 probably in AL.

Information provided by Patricia C. Sturkey April 2012.


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