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Bazzle Lee LINDSEY
 1805 - 1892

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  • Birth  11 Feb 1805  South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Buried  1892  Alabama; Marion Co.; Hackelburg; Lindsey Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died  15 Feb 1892  Alabama; Marion Co. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I0823  Lindsay
    Last Modified  02 Jan 2007 16:18:30 
     
    Father  Micajah C LINDSEY, b. 1775, North Carolina or Virginia  
    Mother  Elizabeth MCCLURKIN, b. 1776, South Carolina  
    Family ID  F100  Group Sheet
     
    Family 1  Mary DAVIS, b. 1814, Tennessee; Warren Co.  
    Married  25 Feb 1833  Alabama; Lauderdale Co. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Children 
     1. Holland LINDSEY, b. 1836, Mississippi
     2. Sarah Ann LINDSEY, b. 13 Mar 1837, Tishomingo Co.; Mississippi
     3. Matthew Claiborne LINDSEY, b. 26 Apr 1838
     4. David Franklin LINDSEY, b. 11 Oct 1840, MS
     5. Thomas Benton LINDSEY, b. 20 May 1843, Mississippi
     6. James K Polk LINDSEY, b. 31 May 1845
    Family ID  F145  Group Sheet
     
    Family 2  Elizabeth ENGLISH, b. 1827, Alabama  
    Married  17 Feb 1848  Alabama; Lauderdale Co. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Elizabeth LINDSEY, b. 29 Nov 1848, Mississippi
     2. William Carroll LINDSEY, b. 22 Oct 1850, Note: cemetery transcription says 22 Oct 1860
     3. Martha Jane LINDSEY, b. 25 Dec 1852
     4. Micajah Wilson LINDSEY, b. 7 Dec 1854
     5. Malinda Adaline LINDSEY, b. 14 Mar 1857
     6. Lucinda Catherine LINDSEY, b. 11 Dec 1859
     7. John Lee LINDSEY, b. 21 Dec 1862
     8. Joe Lane LINDSEY, b. 1865
    Family ID  F103  Group Sheet
     
  • Notes 
    • "Bazzle Lindsey was a church clerk, a justice of the peace, and a prominent land owner."

      from A Place called Belmont by Jerry Martin

      Bazzle was a teacher, according to a Letter written by John Micajah Lindsey.

      Could this Basil/Bazzle have been married twice? Poss. to Mary "Polly " Davis? In Warren Co., TN Bef 1836? Child Holland, abt 1836, Matthew Caliborne "Clabe", 26 Apr 1838, Thomas Benton, 1840, Davis , 1842, James K. P., 1844 From Dr. John Palmer from GeneSys

      History of Fayette Co., AL by Herbert and Jeanie Newell give Mary "Polly" as wife of Basil Lindsey.

      Basil L. Lindsey appointed clerk of Circuit Court in 1829, Fayette Co., AL.

      1840 Federal Census Tishomingo Co. MS, p219:
      219 165 Lindsey Basil L. White Males: 1[under 5] 1[5-10] 0 0 0 1[30-40] 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 White Females:0 0 0 0 1[20-30] 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4[total] 0 0 0 0 0 0 1[employed in agriculture] 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1[over 20 and can't write]

      1850 Census Tishomingo Co. MS, Southern Div, p 159a (Ancestry.com image 322)
      Dwelling & Family #961
      Bassel Linsey44 mFarmer550SC
      Elizabeth22 fAla - - /(illiterate)
      Holland15 m "Mis
      Matthew C11 mMis
      David F? mMis
      Thomas B8 mMis - / -(attended school w/in year)
      James K P5 mMis
      Mary E2 fMis

      State: Alabama Year: 1860
      County: Marion Roll: M653_16
      Township: Chalk Bluff

      Page: 7/722 15 Aug 1860

      724/746
      B. L. Linsey53 MFarmerNC (Bazzle Lee Lindsey)
      Elizabeth32 FAL (Elizabeth English)
      David F.19 MFarmlaMS
      Thomas B.17 MFarmlaMS
      James K. P.15 MFarmlaMS
      William C. 9 MMS
      Macajah W.? 5 MMS
      Martha J. 6 FMS
      Malinda A. 4 FMS
      Lucinda C. 2 FMS

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      Probable references in BLM GLO Land Patent Records:

      LINDSEY, BAZZLE L 06/15/1843 Accession # MS3000__.164
      159.98 acres: NE Sect. 6/ Twp 6-S Range 10-E TISHOMINGO Co. MS

      LINDSEY, BAZZLE L 03/01/1853 Accession # MS3190__.267
      159.42 acres: NW Sect. 27/ Twp 6-S Range 10-E TISHOMINGOCo. MS

      LINDSEY, BAZZLE L 03/01/1853 Accession # MS3190__.268
      159.92 acres: NE Sect. 28/ Twp 6-S Range 10-E TISHOMINGO Co. MS

      BAZZLE L LINDSAY February 25, 1841 MS2930__.058
      168.42 acres: NE Sect 1/ Twp 6-S Range 9-E TISHOMINGO Co. MS

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      Post on Tishomingo Co. MS GenWeb queries pages:
      Query 543
      Surnames: LINDSEY BROMLEY MCCLUNKIN CORNELIOUS DAVIS HAYES
      Submitter: Debbie (mufasa@alltel.net)
      Date: 22 Feb 1999

      Micajiah C. Lindsey b.In Ireland came to USA 1772 settled in S.C. Died in Tuka,Miss.(Wife) Elizebeth McClurkin b.1776 in S.C Died 1822 I'm not sure how many children they had but one was Bazzle Lee Lindsey First (wife)Mary 'Polly'Davis. Children, Holland,Matt hew,David,Thomas,James,,Mary.Place of Residence Tishomingo Co.Miss. (Son) Matthew (wife)Sarah L.Bromley children are William,Virginia,Malinda,George,Sidney,James,Oscar,Della.From Tishomingo Co.Miss.& Marion Co.Ala (son)William (wife)Molly Cornlious Children A re Thomas,Altie,William,Lillan,Myrtle,Ercell,Audry?or(Aubrey)and Haskell.From Tishomingo Co.Miss.And Marion Co.Ala. Can anyone tell me more about this Lindsey family? I like to know if this is the Aubrey Lee Lindsey I'm looking for he his my grandfather he ma rried Carrie May Hayes.He was around 19 she was 17 when my mom was born 10-1-1926 her name Lavara (LaVarah)C.Lindsey. Bazzle L.Lindsey second (wife)was Elizabeth English b.1826 Children are William,Martha,Micajah,! Melinda,Lucinda,John,Joe

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      From Lewis Lindsey Family Genealogy website: http://www.voy.com/82363/

      Bazzle Lee Lindsey was born Feb. 11, 1805 in Rutherford North Carolina. His parents were Micajah C. Lindsey and Elizabeth McClerken.

      Bazzle married Mary "Polly" Davis in Fayette County, Alabama around 1835. They had 7 children.

      1. Elizabeth
      2. Holland
      3. Matthew C
      4. David F
      5. Thomas B
      6. James K
      7. Mary E

      Mary "Polly" Davis died around the year 1848.
      Bazzle married Elizabeth English Feb. 17, 1848 in Lauderdale County, Alabama.
      They had 7 children.

      1. William
      2. Micajah
      3. Martha J
      4. Malinda A
      5. Lucinda
      6. John L
      7. Joseph

      Bazzle was a teacher by profession, according to a letter written by John Micajah Lindsey (son of Bazzle's brother Holland).

      Bazzle was appointed clerk of Circuit Court in 1829, Fayette Co., AL.

      "Bazzle Lindsey was a church clerk, a justice of the peace, and a prominent land owner" from 'A Place called Belmont' by Jerry Martin.

      Bazzle died on Feb. 15.1892 in Marion County, Alabama.

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      http://www.rootsweb.com/~alfayett/PreCivilWarPeople.htm
      Soldiers, Statesmen & Scalawags (from the earliest days to the Civil War)

      * LINDSEY, Bazil L. ~ Appointed Clerk of Circuit Court, 1829. Husband of Mary "Polly" DAVIS.

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  • Sources 
    1. Jerry Martin, A Place Called Belmont, c. 1978 Itawamba County Times.

    2. [S27054] Alabama Marriages 1807-1902, hunting for Bears, comp., (Provo, UT: MyFamily.com, In., 2004).

    3. [S37773] Alabama Marriages, 1809-1920 (Selected Counties), Dodd, Jordan R, comp., (Orem, UT: MyFamily.com, Inc., 1999.).
      "Coswell Linsey" & Mary Davis, 25 Feb 1833, Lauderdale AL, Performed by J. O. Tate, J.P., p 42

  

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