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James Abercrombie Jowell
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Birth: Nov. 18, 1798
Laurens
Laurens County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Feb. 16, 1886
Strawn
Palo Pinto County
Texas, USA

James Abercrombie Jowell and Miss Tabitha Paralee Jowell were married at Marion County, Alabama on 22 April 1832. They came to Texas in 1834, living for a time at Marshall before returning to Alabama briefly. They returned to Texas accompanied by Mrs. Jowell's family and settled at Rusk in 1844.

J.A. Jowell served in the war with Mexico, enlisted from Rusk County in Capt. Jack Hays Texas Rangers and was with them at the battle of Mexico City. After coming to Palo Pinto County in 1855, he assisted in getting Palo Pinto County established and engaged in cattle raising until his death.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Tabitha Paralee Jowell Jowell (1814 - 1896)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Caroline Jowell Locke (1834 - 1897)*
  George Ratliff Jowell (1840 - 1912)*
  James Campbell Jowell (1842 - 1928)*
  Sarah Tabitha Jowell Metcalf (1846 - 1941)*
  Cynthia Ann Jowell Slaughter (1849 - 1876)*
  Victoria Isabel Jowell Brooks (1852 - 1941)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Marion Cemetery
Strawn
Palo Pinto County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: RaKay Dance
Record added: Sep 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76656241
James Abercrombie Jowell
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James Abercrombie Jowell
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James Abercrombie Jowell
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