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James Wyatt Mecartea
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Birth: Nov. 23, 1824
Ohio, USA
Death: Apr. 26, 1899
Big Oak Flat
Tuolumne County
California, USA

Born to Elias & Martha (Rakestraw) Mecartea
Married to Elvira Delvis (Smith) 24 Jun 1852 in the saloon by a circuit rider in Chinese Camp, Tuolumne County, CA
Children
James William Mecartea
Francis Marion Mecartea
Elias C. Washington Mecartea
Walter Lee Mecartea
Joseph Hiram Mecartea
Jasper Authur Mecartea
George Sanford Mecartea
Franklin Elmer Mecartea
Alice Elvira Mecartea
Charles Delvis Mecartea
Chester Benjamin Mecartea
Austin Norman Mecartea
Eugene Edgar Mecartea

Pioneer family of Chinese Camp & Big Oak Flat, Tuolumne County, CA durring gold rush days. 11 of 13 children were born in Chinese Camp the last two were born in Big Oak Flat. Was Blacksmith and Sheriff in Big Oak Flat.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Elias Mecartea (1797 - ____)
 
 Children:
  Franklin Elmer Mecartea (____ - 1928)*
 
 Sibling:
  James Wyatt Mecartea (1824 - 1899)
  Frank C. Mecarte (1837 - 1894)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Divide Cemetery
Groveland
Tuolumne County
California, USA
Plot: sec 4 no 143
 
Created by: Helen Rowe
Record added: May 17, 2007
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James Wyatt Mecartea
Added by: Helen Rowe
 
James Wyatt Mecartea
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James Wyatt Mecartea
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My GGG Grandfather, California 49er Gold Rush Pioneer... I am proud to be a Mecartea Direct Descendent. My daughter is 7th Generation Californian, from YOU. She is also the 2006/2007 Ms. California. You would be so proud.
- Cyndee Reed
 Added: Feb. 16, 2008
 
 
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