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Samuel Seaney
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Birth: Nov. 2, 1781
Surry County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 2, 1866
Crawford County
Illinois, USA

From 'Lawrence County, Illinois', 1996, p305:

"Owen Seaney was born in Kent County, DE in 1745. He served as a private in the Maryland Line in Revolutionary War. After the war he went to Rowan County, SC where in 1780 married Honor Estep, daughter of Thomas Estep and Susanna Holmes. They were parents of ten children, Samuel, John, Bryant, Isaac, Jacob Owen, Jr, Katie, Susan, Sarah and Nimrod.

Times were hard along the Atlantic Coast after the war, Owen having a pioneer spirit, he and sons Bryan, Owen, Samuel and John emigrated to Wayne County, IN in 1810. They were farmers. In 1818 Samuel and Bryan moved to Crawford County, IL and purchased farmland. Samuel had married Cathren (Catherine) Wishon Jan 2, 1805 while living in North Carolina. The Wishon's were from Germany and were gun makers. They went to Missouri about the time Seaney's went to Indiana. Samuel and Catherine were parents of 12 children: Elizabeth, Polly, Minta, Lucy, Susan, John, Clarissa, Matilda, Samuel, Jr, Nimrod, Margaret and Honor."

Buried in row 11 between Emma Alice Seaney and Catherine Seaney
 
 
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 Parents:
  Owen Seaney (1745 - 1831)
  Honor Esteb Seaney (1759 - 1838)
 
 Spouse:
  Catherine Wishon Seaney (1786 - 1867)
 
 Children:
  Mary Seaney Barrick (1803 - 1882)*
  Susan Seaney Barrick (1807 - 1872)*
  Amelia Seaney Higgins (1807 - 1852)*
  John C. Seaney (1814 - 1898)*
  Samuel Seaney (1824 - 1918)*
  Nimrod Seaney (1827 - 1906)*
 
 Siblings:
  Samuel Seaney (1781 - 1866)
  Bryant Seaney (1786 - 1836)*
  Jacob Jefferson Seaney (1794 - 1869)*
  Catherine Seaney Brattain (1799 - 1839)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Seaney Cemetery
Flat Rock
Crawford County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: cawatkins
Record added: Oct 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60175803
Samuel Seaney
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Samuel Seaney
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