Asa David Cantrell

Asa David Cantrell[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1796 - 1879

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  • Name  Asa David Cantrell 
    Born  1796  , Rockingham, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Buried  Dec 1879  Risen-close Cemetery, Green, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died  16 Dec 1879  , Green, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID  I6948  All Family Connections
    Last Modified  14 Apr 2007 

    Father  Elijah Cantrell,   b. 1758, , Spartanburg, SC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1798, Wolf Island Creek, Rockingham, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Achsa "Axy" Cummins,   b. Abt 1775, , Guilford, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married  Abt 1790  , Rockingham, NC, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F1067  Group Sheet

    Family  Nancy Catherine Lewis,   b. 25 Aug 1797, , Green, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1876, , Green, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  15 Feb 1820  Greensburg, Green, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James J. Cantrell,   b. 6 May 1821, , Green, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1899, Brush Creek, Green, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Elijah Lewis Cantrell,   b. 22 Dec 1822, , Green, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1895, Holly Grove, Pulaski, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. William P. Cantrell,   b. 1826, , Green, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1854, , Green, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Lucy Jane Cantrell,   b. 1827, , Green, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1895
     5. Achsa Ann Cantrell,   b. 1828, , Green, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1876, , Green, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Isaac N. Cantrell,   b. 24 Oct 1830, , Green, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1902, , Green, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Cynthia Ann Cantrell,   b. Oct 1833, , Green, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1912, Summersville, Green, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Mary Elizabeth Cantrell,   b. 11 Oct 1834, , Green, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1860, , Green, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. George Whitfield Cantrell,   b. 4 Aug 1838, , Green, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. John B. Cantrell,   b. 1841, , Green, KY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  4 Apr 2007 
    Family ID  F4934  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • (Research):***** Information about Asa is from Warren Cantrell's Extract. *****
      His mother and 2 children were listed in Rockingham co., Nc 1800 census. Mentioned in his grandfather Issac's will.

      Several land transactions are mentioned in Warren Cantrell's extract.
      In Green Co. for 1830 Census, household included a female 15-20, two males 5-10, two females under 5 and one male under 5. He also owned 3 slaves, a female 24-36, and 2 females under 10.

      Cannot be found on 1840 census as Asa CANTRELL, but in 1840 census, there
      is an Asa CRANTWELL listed, 1 male under 5, 1 male between 5-10, 3 males between 15-20, 1 male between 40-50, 2 females between 5-10, 2 females between 10-15, and 1 female between 30-40.

      In 1850 census, recorded in Green Co., and his real estate was valued at $399, with 6 unmarried children at home.

      In 1860 census, recorded in Dist. #1, P.O. Allendale, Green Co., and his real estate was valued at $1500, and personal property at $800. for some unknown reason, his birth place is recorded at VA. there were 2 unmarried children at home and a girl Ann Underwood.

      In 1870 census, recorded in Lower Brush Creek Precinct, P.O. Greenfield, Green Co., and his real estate was valued at $1500, and personal property at $825. One unmarried son was recorded at home and a laborer, W.W. Akin and a 10 year old George Perkins, who was attending school.

      In 1870 Green Co. census, he was Asa Cantrel, age 73, W/M, farmer, born in KY.
      Asa's will was submitted for probate 1/19/1880 and is filed in Will book, page 49, Green Co. Records.

      Will dated 8 Nov 1876

      Source: Ancestry World Tree Project: Ingram & Related Families
      http://awtc.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=ingram1956&id=I19991

  • Sources 
    1. [S91] Federal Census 1850, United States Bureau of the Census, (U.S. Bureau of the Census, Washington, D. C.: National Archives and Records. Effective date 1 Jun 1850.), Green Co., KY; M432_202; p 148; District 2 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S80] Federal Census 1860, U.S. Bureau of the Census, (U. S. Bureau of the Census, Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration), Green Co., KY; M653_370; p ; District 1 (Reliability: 3).
      House #282
      Cantrel, Asa 63 M W Farmer $1500 $800 b VA
      Nancy 63 F W b KY
      George W. 21 M W b KY
      John B. 19 M W b KY
      Underwood, Ann 14 F W b KY

    3. [S92] Federal Census 1870, (Effective date 1 Jun 1870), Green Co., KY; M593_465; p 503; Lower Brush Creek Twp (Reliability: 3).
      House #244
      Cantrel, Asa 73 M W Farmer $1500 $825 b KY
      Nancy 72 F W Keeps house b KY
      George 32 M W Farming b KY
      Akin, W. W. 21 M W Laborer b KY
      Perkins, George 10 M W At school b KY

    4. [S75] Family Data Collection - Individual Records, (Database On-line, Provo, UT,: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2001) (Reliability: 2).
      Name: Asa D Cantrell
      Spouse: Cantrell Nancy
      Parents: Cummins Elijah, Achea (sic)
      Birth Place: Rockingham County, North Carolina
      Birth Date: 1798
      Marriage Date: 15 Feb 1820
      Death Date: 16 Dec 1879

    5. [S273] Risen-Close Cemetery, (Publ 1982, p 86-87. Contributed for use in USGenWeb Archives by: Robert E. McCubbin; rmccubbin@iquest.net) (Reliability: 3).
      Cantrell, Asa
      1796 - 16 Dec 1879

    6. [S250] US Census Mortality Schedules, United States., (T655, 30 rolls. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D.C. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2005.), Kentucky; T655_16; 229; ED ; Line #3 (Reliability: 3).
      Cantrell, Asa..................... 391
      Male, 83 years, widowed
      Born - North Carolina
      Father born - North Carolina
      Mother born - North Carolina
      Occupation - Farmer
      Died - Green Co.
      December 1879
      Res. in Co. - 40 years