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Records of the Assistant Commissioner For the State of Mississippi
Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen and Abandoned Lands, 1865 - 1869
Registers of Marriages of Freedmen Volume II 1863 - 1865
National Archives Microfilm Publication M826, Roll 42

Aberson - Ayrs


NOTE: There were duplicate marriages recorded in the register for surnames beginning with "A". The entries appeared to be entered by two different people. If there were differences in the data entered, both entries are listed below.

Nathaniel Aberson m. Josephine Johnson, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: November 27, 1864
Man's age: 40 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 30 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 2 years, separated from him by consent.

Nathaniel Abson of Louisiana m. Charity ?Helun of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: October 2, 1864
Man's age: 45 years old; color: yellow; father: yellow; mother: yellow; lived with another woman 12 years, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 35 years old; color: yellow; father: yellow; mother: yellow; lived with another man 5 years, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

John Adams m. Jane Adams, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: December 25, 1864
Man's age: 25 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 18 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Richard Adams m. Amanda Richard, both of Vidalia, Louisiana
Date: February 20, 1865
Man's age: 38 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 22 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. They, unitedly had 3 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Thomas Adams m. Anna Wiles, both of Louisiana
Date: June 9, 1865
Man's age: 25 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 23 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Shadrick Agustus, 70th USCI m. Charlotte Nichols of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: December 29, 1864
Man's age: 40 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 6 years, separated from her by death. Woman's age: 30 years old; color: ½ white; father: ½ white; mother: ½ white; lived with another man 3 years, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Shadrick Agustus m. Charlotte Nichols, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: December 29, 1864
Man's age: 40 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 6 years, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 40 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 3 years, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 6 children; the man by previous connection had 6; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Wesley Ahruh m. Amanda Ahruh, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: December 27, 1864
Man's age: 29 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 30 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

William Airs, 6th USCI m. Frances Burkey of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: January 4, 1865
Man's age: 24 years old; color: ½ Indian; father: ½ Indian; mother: black; lived with another woman 3 years, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 23 years old; color: ½ white; father: mulatto; mother: black. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Prince Albert m. Sarah Albert, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: October 13, 1864
Man's age: 40 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 9 years, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 48 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 9 years, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 4 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 1.

Charles Alexander m. Sellens Banks, both of Louisiana
Date: May 21, 1865
Man's age: 21 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 2 years, separated from her by death. Woman's age: 18 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 3 years, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Ephraim E. Alexander m. Nancy Alexander, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: January 1, 1865
Man's age: 29 years old; color: yellow; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 7 years, separated from her by death. Woman's age: 26 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 3 years, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 3 children; the man by previous connection had 1; the woman by previous connection had 1.

Louis Alexander, Co. "A" 70th USCI m. Rebecca Williams of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: December 29, 1864
Man's age: 30 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 22 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 4 years, separated from him by (blank). They, unitedly had 2 children; the man by previous connection had 1; the woman by previous connection had 1.

Noah Alexander m. Rachael Alexander, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: April 5, 1865
Man's age: 25 years old; color: black; father :black; mother: black. Woman's age: 18 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Noah Alexander m. Rachael Anderson, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: April 5, 1865
Man's age: 25 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 18 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Peter Alexander of Louisiana m. Betsey Birdy of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: January 8, 1865
Man's age: 30 years old; color: ¼ white; father: ¼ white; mother: brown. Woman's age: 46 years old; color: ¼ white; father: black; mother: ¼ white; lived with another man 18 years, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Peter Alexander of Louisiana m. Betsey Birdy of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: January 8, 1865
Man's age: 30 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 46 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 18 years, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 1; the woman by previous connection had 2.

Samuel Alexander of North Carolina m. Meloma Phelps of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: January 12, 1865
Man's age: 30 years old; color: ¼ white; father: ¼ white; mother: brown; Woman's age: 29 years old; color: ¼ white; father: black; mother: ¼ white; lived with another man 6 years, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 10 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Sandy Alexander of Natchez, Mississippi m. Meloma Phelps of Richmond, Virginia
Date: January 12, 1865
Man's age: 30 years old; color: 7/8 black; father: 7/8 black; mother: 7/8 black; lived with another woman 10 years, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 29 years old color: 7/8 black; father: 7/8 black; mother: 7/8 black; lived with another man 6 years, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 3 children; the man by previous connection had 1; the woman by previous connection had 2.

Sandy Alexander m. Jane Bedford, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: December 31, 1864
Man's age: 41 years old; color: mulatto; father: white; mother: black; lived with another woman 4 years, separated from her by death. Woman's age: 41 years old; color: black; father: white; mother: Indian. They, unitedly had 1 child; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Thornton Alexander m. Dinah Alexander, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: December 3, 1864
Man's age: 21 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 20 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. They, unitedly had 3 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Albert Allen m. Elizabeth Norris, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: February 5, 1865
Man's age: 41 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 18 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 1 year, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Alfred Allen m. Malinda Ross, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: December 27, 1864
Man's age: 29 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 40 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Henry Allen m. Eliza Allen, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: December 21, 1864
Man's age: 54 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 35 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 2 years, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 5 children; the man by previous connection had 4; the woman by previous connection had 1.

Jacob Allers, Co. "B" 6th USCA m. Amanda J. Russ of Vidalia, Louisiana
Date: December 30, 1864
Man's age: 21 years old; color: ½ white; father: ½ white; mother: 5/8 white. Woman's age: 22 years old; color: ½ white; father: 5/8 white; mother: 3/8 white. They, unitedly had 2 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Jacob Allus of Natchez, Mississippi m. Amanda J. Russ of Vidalia, Louisiana
Date: December 30, 1864
Man's age: 21 years old; color: ½ white; father: ½ white; mother: ½ white. Woman's age: 22 years old; color: ½ white; father: 5/8 white; mother: 3/8 white. They, unitedly had 2 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Burgus Anderson m. Julia Fields, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: January 2, 1865
Man's age: 61 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 7 years, separated from her by death. Woman's age: 40 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 1 year, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 4 children; the man by previous connection had 1; the woman by previous connection had 1.

Charles Anderson m. Almira Lenix, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: January 8, 1865
Man's age: 48 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: mulatto. Woman's age: 24 years old; color: black; father: mulatto; mother: black. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Charles Anderson m. Almira Lenix, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: January 8, 1865
Man's age: 40 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 24 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 4 years, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 1 child; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Edward Anderson m. Mary Anderson, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: December 6, 1864
Man's age: 48 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 6 years, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 40 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 10 years, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 2; the woman by previous connection had 6.

George Anderson m. Harriet Anderson, both of Concordia, Louisiana
Date: May 1, 1864
Man's age: 50 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 4 years, separated from her by death. Woman's age: 50 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 8 years, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 2; the woman by previous connection had 3.

Henry Anderson m. Gracie Bracton, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: January 1, 1865
Man's age: 28 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: mulatto; lived with another woman 6 years, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 47 years old; color: black; father: mulatto; mother: black; lived with another man 7 years, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 1 child; the man by previous connection had 1; the woman by previous connection had 5.

Henry Anderson m. Corine Anderson, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: May 6, 1864
Man's age: 51 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 36 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 15 years, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Henry Anderson m. Julia Braxton, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: January 7, 1865
Man's age: 48 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 5 years, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 46 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 7 years, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 7 children; the man by previous connection had 5; the woman by previous connection had 2.

Owen Anderson m. Jane Giles, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: January 7, 1865
Man's age: 56 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: mulatto. Woman's age: 26 years old; color: black; father: mulatto; mother: black. They, unitedly had 1 child; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Robert Anderson m. Harriet Anderson, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: April 5, 1865
Man's age: 28 years old; color: ½ black; father: white; mother: black; lived with another woman 1 year, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 25 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. They, unitedly had 1 child; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Robert Anderson m. Harriet Anderson, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: April 5, 1865
Man's age: 28 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 1 year, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 25 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. They, unitedly had 1 child; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

William Anderson m. Elizabeth Smith, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: May 9, 1865
Man's age: 35 years old; color: ½ black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 3 years, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 29 years old; color: ½ black; father: white; mother: black. They, unitedly had 3 children; the man by previous connection had 1; the woman by previous connection had 0.

William Anston m. Selie Brooks, both of Louisiana
Date: December 11, 1864
Man's age: 72 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 1 year, separated from her by death. Woman's age: 65 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Charles Arch m. America Ann, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: November 2, 1864
Man's age: 40 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 30 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. They, unitedly had 5 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Charles Arch m. America Ann, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: November 22, 1864
Man's age: 40 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 5 years, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 30 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. They, unitedly had 5 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Jersey Arms m. Elisabeth Boley, both of Mississippi
Date: June 14, 1865
Man's age: 50 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 30 years, separated from her by death. Woman's age: 51 years old; color: mulatto; father: mulatto; mother: black; lived with another man 3 years, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

James Armstead m. Maria Vanhugh, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: January 17, 1865
Man's age: 57 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 57 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: ½ black; lived with another man 8 years, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 4 children; the man by previous connection had 1; the woman by previous connection had 3.

Wesley Armstead m. Amanda Armstead, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: December 27, 1864
Man's age: 29 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 30 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

William Armstead m. Malinda Armstead, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: December 23, 1864
Man's age: 32 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 5 years, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 25 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 1 year, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 4 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

James Armstrong, 6th USCI m. Mariah Boykin of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: January 17, 1865
Man's age: 57 years old; color: 1/16 white; father: 1/16 white; mother: 1/8 white. Woman's age: 51 years old; color: 1/8 white; father: black; mother: ¼ white; lived with another man 8 years, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 3 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

James Aslen m. Nancy Smart, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: March 26, 1865
Man's age: 49 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 49 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 1 year, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 6 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 1.

Richard Austin m. Maria, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: June 10, 1864
Man's age: 27 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed. Woman's age: 20 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

William Austin m. Sally Booker, both of Bullets Bayou
Date: December 11, 1864
Man's age: 72 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 1 year, separated from her by death. Woman's age: 65 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

William Ayrs m. Francis Burky, both of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: January 4, 1865
Man's age: 24 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 3 years, separated from her by death. Woman's age: 23 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.