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James [William] Cannon
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Birth: Dec. 11, 1762
Newberry County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 30, 1842
Lincoln County
Missouri, USA

ACCORDING TO "THE CANNON BOOK" BY CLARENCE CANNON, "JAMES WAS THE SON OF SAMUEL AND LYDIA (UNKNOWN) CANNON. JAMES MARRIED RACHEL STARK CIR. 1785. JAMES SERVED AS A REVOLUTIONARY WAR SOLDIER UNDER GENERAL ANDREW PICKENS FROM 1778 UNTIL PEACE WAS RESTORED. JAMES WAS ORIGINALLY BURIED ON THE "OLD STINEBAUGH PLACE" IN LINCOLN CO.. IN DECEMBER 1941, THE REMAINS WERE MOVED TO THE ELSBERRY CEMETERY. IN 1910, A MARBLE SLAB WAS PLACED OVER THE GRAVE."

FATHER OF:
Samuel
John
Lydia Collard Thurman Sinklear
Isaac
William
Elizabeth Pyle
Nancy Stinebaugh
Rachel Trail
Ephraim
Mary McCoy
Kizia Hubbard
Rebecca Barnett
Margarette Hubbard
Jane Dameron 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Samuel Cannon (1735 - 1791)
  Lydia Pennington Cannon (1731 - 1791)
 
 Spouse:
  Rachel Stark Cannon (1767 - 1831)
 
 Children:
  Samuel Cannon (1786 - 1857)*
  John Cannon (1790 - 1871)*
  Lydia Cannon Sinklear (1791 - 1869)*
  Isaac Cannon (1793 - 1862)*
  William Cannon (1795 - 1861)*
  Elizabeth Cannon Pyle (1798 - 1839)*
  Nancy Cannon Stinebaugh (1800 - 1875)*
  Ephraim Cannon (1802 - 1867)*
  Rachel Cannon Trail (1804 - 1876)*
  Keziah Cannon Hubbard (1806 - 1828)*
  Rebecca Cannon Barnett (1808 - 1837)*
  Margaret Cannon Hubbard (1811 - 1879)*
 
 Siblings:
  Isaac Pennington Cannon (1759 - 1808)*
  James [William] Cannon (1762 - 1842)
  Mary Campbell Cannon Entrekin (1762 - 1852)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elsberry City Cemetery
Elsberry
Lincoln County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: Phyllis Mitchell Sway
Originally Created by: RICHARD HOWELL
Record added: Jul 08, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6589381
James [William] Cannon
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James [William] Cannon
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James [William] Cannon
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Descendant Applicant: Ernest Mitchell Anderson; National #96850; State #574; Approved 15 Nov 1968
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Veteran of the American Revolutionary War
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Perhaps they are not stars in the sky, but rather openings where our loved ones shine down to let us know they are happy. ~ Anonymous
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