Family: Alexander Caldwell Purvines/Margaret Weddington (F4135)

m. 29 Aug 1817


Family Information    |    Notes    |    Sources    |    All    |    PDF

  • Father | Male
    Alexander Caldwell Purvines

    Born  16 Mar 1794  Cabarrus, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  16 Jul 1861  Pleasant Plains, Sangamon, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  1861  Pleasant Plains, Sangamon, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  29 Aug 1817  [1]  Cabarrus, North Carolina, USA  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Jane Coleman | F4136 
    Married  13 Oct 1831   
    Father  John Purvines | F3987 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Nancy Ferguson | F3987 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Margaret Weddington

    Born  1797  Cabarrus, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Jan 1831  Pleasant Plains, Sangamon, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  1831  Pleasant Plains, Sangamon, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  John Weddington | F4363 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Agnes Snell | F4363 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    Alfred Bone Purvines

    Born  25 Oct 1818  Concord, Cabarrus, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  11 Mar 1839  Pleasant Plains, Sangamon, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  1839  Pleasant Plains, Sangamon, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Male
    John Weddington Purvines

    Born  25 Oct 1821  Sangamon, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1841  Sangamon, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  1841  Pleasant Plains, Sangamon, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Female
    + Elizabeth Jane Purvines

    Born  23 Jun 1824  Sangamon, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  13 Sep 1852  Sangamon, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  1852  Tallula, Menard, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  John Coleman Bone | F4359 
    Married  16 Apr 1845  Sangamon, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Male
    + Green Lee Purvines

    Born  10 Nov 1826  Pleasant Plains, Sangamon, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  20 Dec 1894  Pleasant Plains, Sangamon, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  1894  Pleasant Plains, Sangamon, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Louisa Ervina Potter | F4382 
    Married  4 Feb 1862   

    Child 5 | Male
    George Purvines

    Born  Abt 1829   
    Died  31 Mar 1863   
    Buried     

  • Notes 
    • Alexander and Margaret moved to Sangamon Co., IL, arriving in 1819, being among the "snow birds" who struggled hard for existance in the early years. The mills were so far away that they had to mash their own corn and lived among the Indians for neighbors.

  • Sources 
    1. [S74] Internet, http://www.geocities.com/rbpurviance/index.html.
      saved as "Descendants of Jon de PurVaiance.htm"


Home Page |  What's New |  Most Wanted |  Surnames |  Photos |  Histories |  Documents |  Cemeteries |  Places |  Dates |  Reports |  Sources