West Virginia Pioneers

Sarah McKown

Female 1785 - 1902  (116 years)


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  • Name Sarah McKown 
    Born 3 Oct 1785  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 10 May 1902  Conway, Faulkner Co, AR Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • I think it was her neice who married Stone
    Person ID I5410  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 24 May 2005 

    Father James McKown,   b. 2 Sep 1758, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1845, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Phoebe Casto,   b. 2 Jan 1755, Dividing Creek, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1855, Angerona, Jackson, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 100 years) 
    Married 3 Jan 1782  Winchester, Frederick County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • 1840 Jackson County, VA, living with John, he is 83, she is 80-90
      James McKown, age 83

      1850 Delaware, Defiance, OH #747
      Noah Hughes 28 VA
      Phebe J 21 OH
      Rosetta 4 VA
      Isaac McCoun 19 VA

      "Jackson County in the Wars"
      Revolutionary Soldiers
      James McKown. A Revolutionary soldier who was listed on the Mason county census of 1820. as being over 45 years of age. He had one son and one daughter and his wife was also over 45. Probably the father of Gilbert, John, Samuel and Isaac McKown, listed as aged 26-45 in that census. His wife's maiden name was Casto.

      from Betty K Mcintyre:
      Revolutionary War Pension Record: James McKown born 2 Sept 1758 esf 1776 Berkeley Co., Va where res; esf 1781 Hampshire Co., Va; res after RW in Pa., Va., & Ohio; PN 1833 Knox County, Ohio, res Milford Township; dd 9 Jan 1845 Jackson Co., Va; MD ca 1782 Phebe Casto, Winchester, Va; wid PN age 95 Jackson County , Va, 1850, when her sis Sarah Wright AAF there; son Gilbert McKown AAF there then; wid res there 1852 where Elias McKown (NKG) Co JP: wid dd 2 Jan 1855; Ch include Sarah, Isaac, Polly and Gilbert (b. 1787 Greene Co., Pa.) QF L 1929 from desc Mrs. Ora Gerhart Beatty, Centerburg, Ohio. F-W7430 R 1692
      ~~~
      JC website - pensions:
      Pension application of Phoebe Casto McKown.
    Family ID F572  Group Sheet

    Family Elias P Stone,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F1844  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
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  • Sources 
    1. [S75] Casto manuscript.

    2. [S211] Okey King okeyl@inetone.net.