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Isaiah Cain
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Birth: 1795
Chatham County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jan. 3, 1855
Amite County
Mississippi, USA

Isaiah Cain became Justice of Peace in the place of Aaron Butler Esq who was appointed a Justice of Quorum. 7 Sep 1819. Amite Co. Court p.143.

He was a delegate to the Constitutional convention 1832 at Jackson, representing Amite Co.

Isaiah Cain was a soldier of the War of 1812 for which his widow received a pension. Abstracted in MS Genealogical Exchange, Vol. 8-10, it reads: Cain, Isaiah, wid. Mary W.O. 19,934 W.C. 11,306 Pvt Capt Samuel Gerald's Co. MS Militia, Enl 10-1-1814 dischgd 3-28-1815. Res. 1851 Amite Co. MS. Res. of wid. 1878 Amite Co. (P.O. Zion Hill) MS. Maiden
name Mary Butler, married 13 Jan 1820 Amite Co. MS. Sold. d 3 Jan 1855 Amite Co. Wid. d prior to 19 Jan. 1889.

Family Maps of Amite County Mississipppi by Gregory Boyd
Isaiah Cain owned land next to Aaron Butler. Isaiah married Aaron Butler's daughter, Mary "Polly" Butler.
Township 4 N
Range 4 E
Washington Meridian
Map Group 4
Sections 18 and 19
Aaron Butler acquired his land in 1840. Isaiah Cain acquired his land in 1840 and 1859.
"CAIN" by Margaret and Mildred Ezell - Cain and Associated Families of Amite County Mississippi., p. 252, Amite Deed 5-281
Amite Deed 5-281 Isaiah Cain of Amite, gift to wife Mary Cain and my children Mary B. Cain, Christopher C. Cain, Lucretia V. Cain, James J.
Cain and Elizabeth Cain ... to Aaron Butler Senr my trusty friend and in event of his death to Wm. F. Cain in trust NE/4 of NW/4 & SE/4 Sec 19
T4 R4E, 480 ac and negroes Bird Sam Meriah Nancy Grael and Charles. 23 July 1839./s/ Isaiah Cain. Wit. S.W. Carmack, Thomas C. Causey.

Family links: 
  Mary Butler Cain (1804 - 1885)
  Mary B Cain Cotton (1822 - 1845)*
  Christopher Columbus Cain (1825 - 1867)*
  Elizabeth L Cain Kinabrew (1837 - ____)*
  Frances A Cain Dunn (1839 - 1893)*
*Calculated relationship
Zion Hill Cemetery
Zion Hill
Amite County
Mississippi, USA
Created by: MsMarion
Record added: May 12, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90051266
Isaiah Cain
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