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America "Merica" Bingham Pounds
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Birth: Jul. 18, 1820
Franklin County
Alabama, USA
Death: Apr. 20, 1907
Chickasaw County
Mississippi, USA

America was the daughter of William A. and Polly Bingham. She married William Avery Pounds about 1839 in Chickasaw Co., MS. They became parents of eight daughters and six sons, including one set of twin sons born about 1842. America and William Avery lost both twin sons in the Civil War, William in Reseca, GA in 1864, and Blevin West in Centerville, VA in 1861.
Their children are: Sarah Elinore [Walker], William (twin), Blevin West (twin), Benjamin William, Sylvanus Hunter, Frances Adeline [Walker], Pearlina [Tabb], Mary Elizabeth [Hill], John, Virginia "Jennie" [Hill], Connie, Emma Jane [Springer], Avery Starling and Eugenia Barzella [Hill].
 
 
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 Parents:
  William A. Bingham (1775 - 1865)
 
 Spouse:
  William Avery Pounds (1815 - 1902)
 
 Children:
  Sarah Elinore Pounds Walker (1839 - 1904)*
  Benjamin William Pounds (1844 - 1928)*
  Frances Adeline Pounds Walker (1848 - 1938)*
  Pearlina Pounds Tabb (1849 - 1932)*
  Mary Elizabeth Pounds Hill (1852 - 1930)*
  John N. Pounds (1853 - 1936)*
  Virginia Pounds Hill (1854 - 1927)*
  Emma Jane Pounds Springer (1859 - 1904)*
  Avery Starling Pounds (1861 - 1960)*
  Eugenia Barzella Pounds Hill (1867 - 1936)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elijah Bingham (1807 - 1885)*
  Thomas Sidney Bingham (1810 - 1888)*
  Clement Cannon Bingham (1818 - 1891)*
  America Bingham Pounds (1820 - 1907)
  Adeline Bingham Morrow (1829 - 1904)*
  James Henry Bingham (1831 - 1908)*
  Green Berry Bingham (1834 - 1862)*
  Henry Hiram Bingham (1836 - 1864)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Wife of W. A. Pounds.
 
Burial:
Pleasant Grove Cemetery
Atlanta
Chickasaw County
Mississippi, USA
 
Maintained by: Ruby Mordecai
Originally Created by: Shirley Kimbrell Willifo...
Record added: Aug 26, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29325245
America Merica <i>Bingham</i> Pounds
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America Merica <i>Bingham</i> Pounds
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