Ira Buckalew1,2

Male, #2314, (circa 1824 - after May 1883)
Father*Zebulon Buckalew (c 1785 - )
Mother*Mary Raley (c 1793 - )
Birth*circa 1824 Ira was born circa 1824. 
Marriage*circa 1847 He married Martha Culpepper circa 1847.3 
Birth of Son29 Oct 1848 His son Simeon C. Buckalew was born on 29 Oct 1848 at Alabama
Marriage*25 Sep 1851 He married Nancy Culpepper at Sumter Co., Alabama, on 25 Sep 1851. 
ProbateDec 1854 During probate, Ira Buckalew was identified as an heir of Simeon Culpepper of Lauderdale Co., MS in Dec 1854 at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.4 
Probate24 Aug 1856 During probate, Ira Buckalew was identified as an heir of Simeon Culpepper of Lauderdale Co., MS on 24 Aug 1856 at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.5 
1860 Census* Ira was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Sumter Co., Alabama.6 
Civil War*between 1863 and 1865 He served in the War Between the States between 1863 and 1865

     Co. C, 40th Alabama Infantry. 
Death*after May 1883 He died after May 1883. 

Family 1

Martha Culpepper (circa 1826 - before 25 Sep 1851)
Marriage*circa 1847 He married Martha Culpepper circa 1847.3 
Children

Family 2

Nancy Culpepper (14 Oct 1827 - 29 Jul 1904)
Marriage*25 Sep 1851 He married Nancy Culpepper at Sumter Co., Alabama, on 25 Sep 1851. 
Last Edited30 Dec 2009

Citations

  1. Correspondence from Ruth Cohmia to Lew Griffin, 2000.
  2. Les Buckalew, compiler, e-mail address, Buckalew Family Association Website.
    http://www.geocities.com/~buckalew/
  3. Marriage was probably in Lauderdale Co., MS, but marriage records for 1845 to 1850 are missing. But "History of the Liberty Baptist Church -- Sumter County, AL," published by the Lauderdale County MS Department of Archives and History, p. 36, Feb 1850 mentions that Ira Buckalew and Martha his wife were granted letters of dismission. Source: Ruth Cohlmia.
  4. Lauderdale Co., MS Court Docket 1852 -- 1855 p. 409, as transcribed by Ruth Cohlmia.
  5. Lauderdale Co., MS Probate Court Minutes, Book G, p. 163, August Term 1856, as transcribed by Ruth Cohlmia.
  6. P. 33, family 237.