Blount County Deaths
1849 - 1850

Persons who died during the last 12 months ending 1 Jun 1850
survey conducted by
John C. Gillespie, J.P.
Reuben Ellis, Assistant Marshall
Vestal Beeson, Assistant Marshall

Format: Name, age and place of birth, sex, month and year of death, occupation, cause of death, days sick

All people are white unless otherwise noted

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[Last name not reported], Joseph, 2 (born in Alabama), male / black / slave, May 1850, [occupation not reported], [cause of death not reported], sudden

[Last name not reported], Mary, 16 (born in Virginia), female / black / slave, Oct 1849, [occupation not reported], [cause of death not reported], sudden

Alexander, John, 64 (born in South Carolina), male, Feb 1850, farmer, consumption, 1 year

Allred, Abasina N., 10 (born in Alabama), female, Dec 1849, [occupation not reported], diarrhea, 11 days

Allred, Solomon, 39 (born in Tennessee), male, Sep 1849, farmer, fever, 11 days

Bowers, Lawson, 2 months (born in Alabama), male, Jan 1850, [occupation not reported], head dropsy, 8 days

Brasfield, Uriah, 2 months (born in Alabama), male, Mar 1850 [occupation not reported], croup, 10 days

Brown, Uriah, 6 months (born in Alabama), male, Nov 1849, [occupation not reported], hydrocephalus, 3 weeks

Burns, Catherine, 3 (born in Alabama), female, Dec 1849, [occupation not reported], croup, 5 days

Burns, John R., 31 (born in Tennessee), male / married, Jun 1850, farmer, fever, 12 days

Bynum, Orazine, 3 months (born in Alabama), female, May 1850, [occupation not reported], dysentery, 2 weeks

Cawsey, Wilson, 17 (born in Alabama), male, Oct 1849, farmer, fever, 1 month

Chamblee, Robert, 57 (born in North Carolina), male, Jul 1849, farmer, suicide, sudden

Cornelius, Moses, 1 month (born in Alabama), male, Apr 1850, [occupation not reported], hives, sudden

Culbreath, Martha J., (born in Alabama), female, May 1850, [occupation not reported], chronic, 6 weeks

Dooley, Thomas, 6 months (born in Alabama), male, Jul 1849, [occupation not reported], diarrhea, 3 weeks

Ervin, Charles, 3 months (born in Alabama), male, Mar 1850, [occupation not reported], dysentery, 5 weeks

Fuller, Elizabeth M., 9 (born in Alabama), female, Jan 1850, [occupation not reported], worms, 2 weeks

Fuller, Hamilton, 1 (born in Alabama), male, Jan 1850, [occupation not reported], worms, 1 week

Gamble, Sarena, 16 (born in Alabama), female, Oct 1849, [occupation not reported], pneumonia, 3 days

Hanby, John, 18 (born in Alabama), male, Mar 1850, farmer, fever, sudden

Hill, Eli A., 11 (born in Alabama), male, Jul 1849, [occupation not reported], [cause of death not reported], 1 year

Holt, William W., 15 (born in Alabama), male, Dec 1849, farmer, pneumonia, 4 days

Howels, Mary E., 8 (born in South Carolina), female, Nov 1849, [occupation not reported], dropsy, 3 weeks

Hudson, Syvania, 27 (born in Alabama), female / married, Dec 1849, [occupation not reported], consumption, 1 year

Jett, Rebecca, 41 (born in Tennessee), female / married, Mar 1850, [occupation not reported], pneumonia, 7 days

Lathram, Andrew, 38 (born in South Carolina), male / married, Feb 1850, blacksmith, pneumonia, 8 days

Marsh, James D., 11 (born in Tennessee), male, Nov 1849, [occupation not reported], chronic, 6 weeks

McCallum, Sarahan, 1 month (born in Alabama), female, Feb 1850, [occupation not reported], croup, 1 day

McKenney, Jane, 80 (born in North Carolina), female / widowed, Mar 1850, [occupation not reported], old age

McWilliams, Martha, 42 (born in South Carolina), female / widowed, Mar 1850, [occupation not reported], dropsy, 2 months

Morton, James C., 8 months (born in alabama), male, Dec 1849, [occupation not reported], croup, 10 days

Russell, John H., 39 (born in South Carolina), male / married, Oct 1849, merchant, fever, 6 weeks

Sapp, Benjamin H., 10 (born in Alabama), male, Feb 1850, [occupation not reported], pneumonia, 9 days

Tidwell, Peter S., 6 months (born in Alabama), male, Oct 1849, [occupation not reported], croup, 5 days

Troust, Samuel, 4 (born in Alabama), male, Oct 1849, [occupation not reported], fever, 4 weeks

Vesser, Arrena, 36 (born in South Carolina), female / married, Aug 1849, [occupation not reported], chronic, 6 months

Walker, Thomas H., 11 (born in Alabama), male, Sep 1849, [occupation not reported], fever, 8 days

Walls, Joel, 16 (born in South Carolina), male, Aug 1849, farmer, dropsy, 1 year

Welch, John, 3 (born in Tennessee), male, Mar 1850, [occupation not reported], diarrhea, 3 days

Wildman, Jasper, 13 (born in Alabama), male, Aug 1849, [occupation not reported], bloody flux, 1 month

Williams, Joseph, 18 (born in Alabama), male, Jun 1850, farmer, dropsy, 6 months

Wilson, Dickson, 6 (born in Alabama), male, Mar 1850, [occupation not reported], apoplexy, sudden

Yielding, Norcissa, 1 (born in North Carolina), female, Aug 1849, [occupation not reported], fever, 6 weeks