|Death: ||Dec., 1858|
Dr. Silas Ames married Sarah Jane Tarleton (Sept. 29, 1811-Oct. 6, 1854). [THE TARLETON FAMILY, by C. W. Tarleton (Concord, N. H.: 1900).]
The Martin McVoy Family Tree gives his death date, source not stated.
Memorial Record of Alabama," Volume 2, published by Brant & Fuller in Madison, WI (1893), page 500: "Whiting Ames, clerk of the circuit court of Mobile county, was born in Montgomery, Ala., December 31, 1853. His father was Dr. Silas Ames, a physician by profession who died while his son was a child. The mother was Sarah Tarlton, who died in 1853, leaving her son an infant. Left thus without father or mother at an early age, he was raised by his elder sisters, and in 1865 accompanied one of them to Mobile, which city has ever since been his home." Whiting Ames married Helena Phillippi Maguire.
Montgomery Alabama Marriage Book D, page 33: Dr. Silas Ames married Jane M.
Tarleton on March 7, 1832, by Fields Bradshaw.
1850 U.S. Census, Montgomery Co., AL., page 123B:
Silas Ames born about 1805 in Virginia
Jane Ames, born about 1813 in New Hampshire
Georgiana, age 16
Sarah, age 12
Julia, age 8 (married 1st Welford Gray)
Melvin, age 6
Jane, age 3
Wm J., age 1
all born in Alabama.
Georgiana T. Ames married (Dr.) A. M. Oliver on February 3, 1852, in Montgomery County, AL. (Later moved to Texas)
Sarah F. Ames married Samuel C. Oliver on April 16, 1857, in Montgomery County, AL
Jane M. Tarleton Ames (1811 - 1854)
Julia Ames Taylor (1843 - 1898)*
Whiting Ames (1851 - 1919)*
Created by: Ray
Record added: Jul 19, 2014
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