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James Martin Winchester
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Birth: Feb. 5, 1816
Sumner County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Mar. 26, 1856
Tennessee, USA

James married Mary E. House on 21 May 1845 in Sumner Co, TN (Marr Registrations, Lic #0054, Gallatin, Sumner Co, TN). Mary was born in 1824 and died in 1888. James and Mary lived near Cragfont on Winchester property which was later deeded to his sons by his mother, Susan Black Winchester. James' name appears on the "Muster Roll of Captain Josephus Conn Guild Company of the Second Regiment, First Brigade of Tennessee Mounted Militia, commanded by Brig General R. Armstrong, ordered into service of the US from 25 Jun 1836 to 25 Dec 1836" (Second Seminole War). In 1844, James was one of the trustees of Bledsoe Female Academy (Walter T. Durham, Old Sumner, p 322). James and Mary's children were John H. Winchester, Maria Breedlove Winchester, and Bayless Winchester who died at age four. 
 
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 Parents:
  James Winchester (1752 - 1826)
  Susan Black Winchester (1771 - 1864)
 
 Siblings:
  Maria Winchester Breedlove (1793 - 1846)*
  Marcus Brutus Winchester (1796 - 1856)*
  Elizabeth Caroline winchester Shelby (1802 - 1827)**
  Elizabeth Caroline Winchester Shelby (1802 - 1827)**
  Almira Winchester Wynne (1808 - 1883)*
  James Martin Winchester (1816 - 1856)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Cragfont Cemetery
Gallatin
Sumner County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Vincent Astor
Record added: Feb 18, 2009
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James Martin Winchester
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James Martin Winchester
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James Martin Winchester
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- Lula Willard
 Added: May. 26, 2012
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