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MCCURDY Elijah

Male 1760 - Bef 1800


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  • Name  MCCURDY Elijah 
    Born  1760  Chester County, Pennsylvannia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Occupation  1790  Ninety Sixth District Abbeville, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Assistant Marshall 
    _UID  9248F3CF5462D5119887CB8894AA793FA090 
    Died  Bef 1800  Abbeville Township, Abbeville Co, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID  I58  Ancestors of Catherine Yvonne King | The Ancestors and Descendants of Johan Jakob Brown/Braun the "Waggonmaker".
    Last Modified  21 Mar 2004 

    Father  MCCURDY *John,   b. Abt 1731, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvannia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1820, Pennsylvannia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  FOX Mary,   b. 6 Jan 1739/1740,   d. Abt 1830, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1757  Westmoreland County, PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F760  Group Sheet

    Family  HARRIS *Anne Handy,   b. 1764/1765, Snow Hill, Eastern Shore, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 27 Jun 1831, Lincoln County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1786  Abbeville Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. MCCURDY John H.,   b. ca 1798, Abbeville Township, Abbeville Co, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. After 1880, DeKalb County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. MCCURDY Mary A.H.,   b. Abbeville Township, Abbeville Co, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. MCCURDY Elizabeth Louraney,   b. Before 1791, Abbeville Township, Abbeville Co, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. MCCURDY Unknown Daughter,   b. Abbeville Township, Abbeville Co, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. MCCURDY Rebecca H,   b. Abbeville Township, Abbeville Co, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. MCCURDY Sarahtee,   b. Abbeville Township, Abbeville Co, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >7. MCCURDY Nathaniel Warren,   b. 1796, Abbeville Township, Abbeville Co, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. DeKalb County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    >8. MCCURDY *Elijah , Jr.,   b. 18 Nov 1798, Abbeville Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1875, DeKalb Co., AL Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F26  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    Six Patiots of the American Revolution
    Six Patiots of the American Revolution
    Six Patriots of the American Revolution and One
    Probable Loyalist with Descendants in Jackson and
    DeKalb Counties, Alabama
    NSDAR#631571 by Frances Lyles Gay Varnell ( 1986)

  • Notes 
    • SOURCE NOTES:

      Elijah McCurdy, Sr. was assistant Marshall of the Ninety-sixth District of Abbeville, South Carolina ( 1790 Census ). He is mentioned as the Elijah who went south in the book " The Ancestral McCurdys ".
      Elijah McCurdy and Ann Handy Harris's children were:
      Mary A.H.
      Elizabeth
      Lurena,
      Rebecca H
      John H
      Nathaniel Warren, Sr ( born 1796)
      Elijah, Jr. ( born 1798, South Carolina)

      Elijah McCurdy, Sr. was born in 1760 in Chester County, Pennsylvannia. He was the oldest child of Lt. John McCurdy and Mary Fox. He is mentioned as the Elijah who went south and was lost in the book
      " The Ancestral McCurdys" by H. Percy Blanchard.
      He married Ann Handy Harris, the daughter of Reverend John Harris and Mary Handy. Elijah was the Assistant Marshall of the Ninety Sixth District as stated on the 1790 Abbeville, South Carolina Census. He died in the year 1800 at around 40 years of age, leaving Ann Handy Harris McCurdy a widow with eight
      children. He is buried in or near Abbeville, South Carolina. His signature can be found on page # 359
      of The McCurdy Family, Early Settlers of DeKalb County, Alabama.

  • Sources 
    1. [S44] McCurdy Family ( Lessley & Clark Families ), Betty Jo Ellis, (bjless@whnt.net).