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James Mayes
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Birth: 1729
Lancaster County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 4, 1818
West Springs
Union County
South Carolina, USA

If you look closely to the headstone you will see where the "E" was added to Mayes. Apparently it was misspelled when the headstone was carved. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Jane McElwain Mayes (1746 - 1824)*
 
 Children:
  Margaret Mayes Means (1762 - 1835)*
  Edward Mayes (1772 - 1848)*
  James Mayes (1773 - 1841)*
  Anthony Mayes (1782 - 1848)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Sacred to the memory of James Mayes who died 4th Oct'r 1818 in the 89th year of his age. He was a member of the Presbyterian Church for 60 years - an elder for 47. He was active in the defense of his country and closed his life in full assurance of happiness. May we observe his advice and cease from strife.
 
Burial:
Fair Forest Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Jonesville (Union County)
Union County
South Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Michael Johnston Mayes
Originally Created by: Apomi
Record added: Nov 19, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9922138
James Mayes
Added by: Michael Johnston Mayes
 
James Mayes
Added by: Michael Johnston Mayes
 
James Mayes
Added by: Michael Johnston Mayes
 
 
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- Lanie
 Added: Jul. 24, 2014
Rest in peace and live closely to God. I would enjoy hearing from distant family members of McElwain and Wilbanks families.
- d kiefer
 Added: Oct. 10, 2012
Great works are performed not by strenght but by perseverance. The need to know who I am lead me to this site. YOUR 4TH Great grandson. untill we meet on that Day. Patrick R O'Shields
- Patrick Ryan & Doris W, O
 Added: Aug. 24, 2011
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