Descendants of Henry Overstreet of England

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Generation #3

John (2Henry, 1Henry) Overstreet of Emanuel Co GA

John Overstreet was born 1774 St. George's Parrish GA. In about 1794, John married Catherine Carr (Catherine Goodwin?) b. c. 1775 in Georgia. John, Catherine, and children migrated to Wayne Co MS in 1819.

John Overstreet and family are first found enumerated in the 1820 Wayne Co MS Census. By 1830 John and Catherine were probably retired; as son Stephen is listed as head of household in the 1830 Wayne Co MS Census. John may not have moved, but son Jacob is found as head of household in the 1840 Wayne Co MS Census. Additionally, Catherine is not found and is believed to have died before 1840.

John Overstreet is last found in the 1850 Clarke Co MS Census, living with son Stephen. And, John died 1855 in Clarke Co MS.

Screven Co GA Superior Court, Book A, Folio 39:
Sep 24, 1794. "John Overstreet and Catherine, his wife, of Montgomery County, GA., convey to Stephen Johnson in consideration of 200 Pounds, a parcel of land containing 200 acres situate in Screven County bounded southwardly by Great Ogeechee River, northwardly by lands of Stephen Johnson, westwardly by land of Samuel Scarborough, originally granted to Henry Overstreet, Aug. 6, 1765."
Witnesses: Daniel Overstreet, Braswell Overstreet, Sarah Canmah, and Charity Mulkey. William Green J.P.
John Overstreet - granted 200 acres in Montgomery County.
1811 John Overstreet - granted 230 acres in Montgomery County
Plat Index, Book A, 1813 - 1829:
John Overstreet    200 acres     8/14/1813    p. 293
John Overstreet    120 acres      4/ 4/1815    p. 143
1818 John Overstreet - granted 320 acres in Emanuel County
Males Born
After
# Overstreet Females Born
After
# Overstreet
45+   1 John, Sr. 45+   1 Catherine
25-44 1775 0   25-44 1775 0  
18-25 1795 1 Stephen 18-25 1795 3 Unknown
Unknown
Unknown
16-18 1802 0   10-18 1805 1 Martha "Patsy"
10-15 1805 1 James
to 10 1810 3 Jacob
Daniel
Unknown
to 10 1810 1 Unknown
Males Born After # Overstreet Females Born After # Overstreet
100+   0   100+   0  
to 100 1730  0   to 100 1730  0  
to 90 1740  0   to 90 1740  0  
to 80 1750  1 John to 80 1750  1 Catherine
to 70 1760  0   to 70 1760  0  
to 60 1770  0   to 60 1770  0  
to 50 1780  0   to 50 1780  0  
to 40 1790  1 Stephen to 40 1790  1 Zilpa
to 30 1800  0   to 30 1800  0  
to 20 1810  0   to 20 1810  0  
to 15 1815  0   to 15 1815  2 g/dau
g/dau
to 10 1820  0   to 10 1820  2 g/dau
g/dau
to 5 1825  2 g/son
g/son
to 5 1825  1 g/dau
Males Born After

#

Overstreet

Females Born After # Overstreet
100+ 0 100+ 0
to 100 1740 0 to 100 1740 0
to 90 1750 1 John to 90 1750 0
to 80 1760 0 to 80 1760 0
to 70 1770 0 to 70 1770 0
to 60 1780 0 to 60 1780 0
to 50 1790 0 to 50 1790 0
to 40 1800 1 Jacob to 40 1800 1 Eliza
to 30 1810 0 to 30 1810 0
to 20 1820 0 to 20 1820 0
to 15 1825 0 to 15 1825 1 g/dau
to 10 1830 1 g/son to 10 1830 0
to 5 1835 0 to 5 1835 2 g/dau
g/dau
1850 Federal Census: Mississippi, Clarke County
LN FN  HN  LAST NAME   FIRST NAME  AGE SEX  OCCUP.  BIRTHPLACE
===============================================================
30 588 590 Overstreet  Stephen     54  M    Farmer  Georgia
31                     Kindred     25  M    Farmer  Miss
32                     Stephen     21  M    Farmer  
33                     Jacob       17  M    Farmer  
34                     William     15  M    Farmer  
35                     John         8  M            
36                     H. Lutcher  20  M    Teacher 
37         Overstreet  John        74  M    Farmer  N. C.

    Children

    1. John Overstreet

1816 John Overstreet, Jr. - granted 300 acres in Montgomery County
1818 John Overstreet - granted 330 acres in Montgomery County

    2. Stephen Overstreet

Males Born After

#

Overstreet

Females Born After # Overstreet
100+ 100+
to 100 1740 to 100 1740
to 90 1750 to 90 1750
to 80 1760 to 80 1760
to 70 1770 to 70 1770
to 60 1780 to 60 1780
to 50 1790 to 50 1790 1 Zilpha
to 40 1800 1 Stephen to 40 1800 0
to 30 1810 0 to 30 1810 0
to 20 1820 0 to 20 1820 1 Unknown
to 15 1825 2 Kindred B.
Stephen
to 15 1825 1 Keziah
to 10 1830 3 H. Luther
Jacob H.
William
to 10 1830 0
to 5 1835 0 to 5 1835 0
Clarke Co MS Land Grants Book C, p. 195:
OVERSTREET, Stephen McNEILL, Wiley & Jane C195 18 Feb 1842
1850 Federal Census: Mississippi, Clarke County
LN FN  HN  LAST NAME   FIRST NAME  AGE SEX  OCCUP.  BIRTHPLACE
===============================================================
30 588 590 Overstreet  Stephen     54  M    Farmer  Georgia
31                     Kindred     25  M    Farmer  Miss
32                     Stephen     21  M    Farmer  
33                     Jacob       17  M    Farmer  
34                     William     15  M    Farmer  
35                     John         8  M            
36                     H. Luther  20  M    Teacher 
37         Overstreet  John        74  M    Farmer  N. C.

    3. James Overstreet

1850 Federal Census: Mississippi, Newton County
HN   FN  LAST       FIRST    AGE SEX  OCCUP. BIRTH
============================================================
155  155 Overstreet James    43  M    Farmer South Carolina
                    Frances  37  F           South Carolina
1850 Federal Census: Texas, Freestone County
HN   FN  LAST       FIRST    AGE SEX  OCCUP. BIRTH
============================================================
209  212 Overstreet James    53  M    Farmer North Carolina
                    Frances  46  F           South Carolina
1850 Federal Census: Texas, Freestone County
HN   FN  LAST       FIRST    AGE SEX  OCCUP. BIRTH
===================================================
209  212 Overstreet James    63  M    Farmer SC 
                    Frances  56  F           SC
                    Jackson  23  M           Miss
                    Thomas    3  M           Texas
 Name  Relation Marital Status Gender Race Age Birthplace Occupation Father's Birthplace Mother's Birthplace
 James OVERSTREET   Self   W   Male   W   72   SC   Farmer   NC   NC 

    4. Martha "Patsy" Overstreet b. 1808 Montgomery Co GA

    5. Jacob Overstreet

    6. Daniel Madison Overstreet

1850 Federal Census: Newton County, Mississippi
HN  FN  LAST NAME   FIRST NAME  AGE  SEX  OCCUP.  BIRTH
==========================================================
416 416 Overstreet  Daniel      36   M    Farmer  Georgia
                    Anzeby      38   F            NC
                    John        14   M            Miss
                    Stephen     13   M            "
                    Daniel       9   M            "
                    James        8   M            "
                    Thomas       7   M            "
                    Cornelius    2   M            "
                    Sarah        5   F            "
                    Mary       6/12  F            "
1860 Federal Census: Newton County, Mississippi
HN  FN  LAST NAME   FIRST NAME  AGE  SEX  OCCUP.  BIRTH
==========================================================
416 416 Overstreet  Daniel      47   M    Farmer  Georgia
                    Angeline    48   F            NC
                    Stephen     23   M            Miss
                    Daniel      20   M            "
                    James       18   M            "
                    Thomas      16   M            "
                    Sarah       15   F            "
                    Cornelius   12   M            "
                    Mary        10   F            "
                    Angeline     6   F            "

Generation #3

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