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The Freedmen's Bureau Online

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

Registers of Marriages of Freedmen Volume I 1863 - 1865

Christie - Connor


William Christie m. Selena Miller, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: April 18, 1864 
Man's age: 55 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 40 years old; color: mixed; father: indian; mother: black. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0. 

James Christmas m. Queen Esther Anderson, both of Bushy Brier, Louisiana 
Date: May 28, 1864 
Man's age: 43 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed. Woman's age: 35 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed. They, unitedly had 2 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0. 

Richard Christmas of Co. "G" 5th US Col'd Hvy. Art. m. Vica Jones of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: March 20, 1865 
Man's age: 28 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. 

Samuel Christmas of Co. "C" 47th US Col'd Inf. m. Clarrissa Christmas of Lake Providence, LA 
Date: September 20, 1864 
Man's age: 34 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed; lived with another woman 3 years, separated from her by consent. Woman's age: 28 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 4 years, separated from him by consent. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0. 

James Churchill m. Pleasant Cotton, both of DeSoto Landing, Louisiana 
Date: January 15, 1865 
Man's age: 41 years old; color: griff; father: griff; mother: griff; lived with another woman 7 years, separated from her by death. Woman's age: 21 years old; color: griff; father: griff; mother: griff; 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. 

Henry Circey of the 51st US Col'd Inf. m. Elizabeth Circey of Jackson, Mississippi 
Date: December 29, 1864 
Man's age: 30 years old; color: griff; father: griff; mother: griff. Woman's age: 23 years old; color: (blank); father: mulatto; mother: mulatto; 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 1. 

Tony Claborn of Co. "G" 50th US Col'd Inf. m. Fannie Firnels of Adams County, Mississippi 
Date: September 12, 1864 
Man's age: 30 years old; color: ¾ black; father: black; mother: mulatto. Woman's age: 19 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. 

Oliver Claiborne m. Frances Ann Riley, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: April 13, 1864 
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: 27 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 2 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. 

John Claridy of the 47th US Col'd Inf. m. Mary Johnston of Lake Washington, Mississippi 
Date: September 11, 1864 
Man's age: 37 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: unknown. Woman's age: 29 years old; color: mixed; father: unknown; mother: mixed. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0. 

Abraham Clark of Alabama m. Julia Bell of Petersburg, Virginia 
Date: August 24, 1865 
Man's age: (blank); color: (blank); father: (blank); mother: (blank). Woman's age: (blank); father: (blank); mother: (blank). They, unitedly had (blank) children; the man by previous connection had (blank); the woman by previous connection had (blank). 

Henry Clark of the 1st Mississippi Cavalry m. Maria Clark of PawPaw Island, Louisiana 
Date: April 22, 1864 
Man's age: 34 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 5 years, separated from her by force. Woman's age: (blank); color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed; 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 1. 

John Clark of Co. "H" 47th US Col'd Inf. m. Rosetta Dawson of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: December 31, 1864 
Man's age" 40 years old; color: black; father: unknown; mother: mixed; lived with another woman 3 years, separated from her by death. Woman's age: 40 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 20 years, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 5; the woman by previous connection had 0. 

Jonas Clark m. Victoria Smith, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: April 19, 1864 
Man's age: 38 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 3 years, separated from her by death. Woman's age: 24 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 1; the woman by previous connection had 1. 

Milton Clark of Co. "K" 52nd US Col'd Inf. m. Ella Williams of Issaquena County, MS 
Date: August 21, 1864 
Man's age: 38 years old; color: brown; father: brown (indian); mother: black. Woman's age: 16 years old; color: mulatto; father: white; mother: black. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0. 

Richard Clark of the 47th US Col'd Inf. m. Mirah Smith of Lake Washington, Mississippi 
Date: September 12, 1864 
Man's age: 47 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed; lived with another woman (blank) years, separated from her by death. Woman's age: 37 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed; 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 1. 

Sandy Clark m. Ellen Brown, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: June 3, 1864 
Man's age: 35 years old; color: mulatto; father: mulatto; mother: mulatto; lived with another woman 6 years, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 32 years old; color: ¾ black; father: black; mother: mulatto; lived with another man 4 years, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 4; the woman by previous connection had 3. 

Virgil Clark m. Sally Porter, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: October 11, 1864 
Man's age: 36 years old; color: mulatto; father: white; mother: black. Woman's age: 19 years old; color: griff; father: mulatto; mother: black. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0. 

William Clark of the 53rd US Col'd Inf. m. Martha A. Doley of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: May 9, 1865 
Man's age: 24 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 22 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 Clark of the 52nd US Col'd Inf. m. Mary Brown of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: May 20, 1865 
Man's age: 35 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 12 years, separated from her by death. Woman's age: 19 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. 

Dennis Clarke of Co. "G" 47th US Col'd Inf. m. Betsey Keene of Goodrich Landing, Louisiana 
Date: November 6, 1864 
Man's age: 35 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed; lived with another woman 8 years, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 38 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed. They, unitedly had 2 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0. 

Thomas Clarkston m. Melissa Clarkston, both of Cairo, Illinois 
Date: May 1, 1864 
Man's age: 20 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 30 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man (blank) years, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 1 child; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 1. 

Harry Clay of Madison Parish, Louisiana m. Kitty Miners of Maryland, Virginia 
Date: September 10, 1865 
Man's age: (blank); color: (blank); father: (blank); mother: (blank). Woman's age: (blank); father: (blank); mother: (blank). They, unitedly had (blank) children; the man by previous connection had (blank); the woman by previous connection had (blank). 

Henry Clay of the 52nd US Col'd Inf. m. Hannah Clay of Mississippi 
Date: January 6, 1865 
Man's age: 21 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. 

Henry Clay of the 49th US Col'd Inf. m. Sarah Cotton of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: June 17, 1865 
Man's age: 22 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 16 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. 

Jerry Clayton of the 46th US Col'd Inf. m. Charlott Grimes of Virginia 
Date: December 27, 1864 
Man's age: 22 years old; color: mulatto; father: mulatto; mother: mulatto. Woman's age: 24 years old; color: mulatto; father: mulatto; mother: mulatto; lived with another man 7 years, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 3 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0. 

Clem Clements m. Lucretia Bass, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: September 14, 1864 
Man's age: 22 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 26 years old; color: ¾ black; father: black; mother: mulatto; lived with another man 4 years, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 3. 

Frank Clendennin m. Louisa Clendennin, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: September 23, 1864 
Man's age: ?2 (clerk's error); color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 25 years, separated from her by death. Woman's age: 38; 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 10; the woman by previous connection had 1. 

Henry Clendennin m. Ellen Clendennin, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: September 19, 1864 
Man's age: 26 years old; color: blk; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 22 years old; color: mulatto; father: mulatto; mother: mulatto. They, unitedly had 2 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0. 

Mark Cline of Co. "A" 48th US Col'd Inf. m. Harriett Cline of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: November 23, 1864 
Man's age: 30 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 3 years, separated from her by death. Woman's age: 22 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 3. 

Joshua Cloid of the 66th US Col'd Inf. m. Mary Jane Ferguson of Warren County, Mississippi 
Date: July 23, 1864 
Man's age: 20 years old; color: ¾ black; father: mulatto; mother: black. Woman's age: 27 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. 

Milton Clows of Co. "G" 50th US Col'd Inf. m. Charity H. Clows of Hillsborough, MS 
Date: September 13, 1864 
Man's age: 50-54 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed. Woman's age: 44-46 years old; color: mixed; father: black; mother: mixed. They, unitedly had 4 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0. 

Henry Coats m. Julia Gibson, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: September 19, 1864 
Man's age: 47 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 34 years old; color: mulatto; father: white; mother: black; lived with another man 1 year, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 5 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 1. 

Peter Cobb m. Rachael Cobb, both of Carrol Parish, Louisiana 
Date: June 11, 1864 
Man's age: 30 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 20 years old; color: mulatto; father: (blank); mother: (blank). They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0. 

Jack Cochran of Co. "H" 3rd US Col'd Cav. m. Sarah Crippin of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: September 17, 1864 
Man's age: 30 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 5 years, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 34 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: black; lived with other men 8 years, separated from them by death and desertion. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 1. 

Robert Cole m. Jane Peddy, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: September 19, 1864 
Man's age: 56 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 1 year, separated from her by death. Woman's age: 43 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man ½ year, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 4 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 3. 

Bob Coleman m. Fanny Alexander, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: April 16, 1864 
Man's age: 59 years old; color: ¾ black; father: black; mother: mulatto; lived with another woman 6 years, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 79 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 17 years, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 16 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0. 

Charles Coleman of Mississippi m. Camill Coleman of Virginia 
Date: December 4, 1864 
Man's age: 35 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 57 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 4 years, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 1. 

Henry Coleman m. Matilda Burris, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: April 11, 1864 
Man's age: 69 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 15 years, separated from her by death. Woman's age: 60 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 1 year, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 2 children; the man by previous connection had 5; the woman by previous connection had 5. 

Henry Coleman of Co. "B" 52nd US Col'd Inf. m. Mary A. E. Coleman of Vicksburg, MS 
Date: September 16, 1864 
Man's age: 28 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 1 year, separated from her by death. Woman's age: 27 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 1; the woman by previous connection had 0. 

Peter Coleman m. Eliza Coleman, both of Carroll Parish, Louisiana 
Date: July 9, 1864 
Man's age: 48 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 23 years old; color: quadroon; father: white; mother: mulatto. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 2; the woman by previous connection had 0. 

Thomas Coleman of the 47th US Col'd Inf. m. Amanda Guttudge of Port Gibson, MS 
Date: August 24, 1864 
Man's age: 28 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed. Woman's age: 22 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. 

Thomas Coleman of the 3rd US Col'd Cav. m. Julia Gibson of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: December 6, 1864 
Man's age: 22 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed. Woman's age: 20 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed; lived with another man year, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0. 

William Coleman of Co. "E" 53rd US Col'd Inf. m. Elizabeth of Claiborne County, MS 
Date: May 16, 1864 
Man's age: 28 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 26 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. 

Wyatt Coleman m. Nancy Andrews, both of Warren County, Mississippi 
Date: July 20, 1864 
Man's age: 41 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 45 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 5 years, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 1. 

Isaac Collier m. Emeline Rainey, both of Duck Point, Mississippi 
Date: November 26, 1864 
Man's age: 32 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 2½ years, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 24 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. 

Alfred Collins of the 47th US Col'd Inf. m. Martha A. Venable of New Orleans, Louisiana 
Date: June 5, 1864 
Man's age: 52 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed. Woman's age: 42 years old; color: mixed; father: black; mother: mixed. They, unitedly had 1 child; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0. 

Benjamin Collins m. Hester Gibson, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: January 15, 1865 
Man's age: 26 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 4 years, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 30 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: mixed; lived with another man 14 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. 

Edward Collins m. Lucy Comer, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: May 2, 1865 
Man's age: (blank); color: (blank); father: (blank); mother: (blank). Woman's age: (blank); father: (blank); mother: (blank). They, unitedly had (blank) children; the man by previous connection had (blank); the woman by previous connection had (blank). 

Sergt. Elijah Collins of Co. "E" 50th US Col'd Infantry m. Kate Johnson of Vicksburg, MS 
Date: December 26, 1863 
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 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0. 

Flemming Collins of the 66th US Col'd Inf. m. Sophia Collins of Goodrich Landing, Louisiana 
Date: September 28, 1864 
Man's age: 49 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 8 years, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 30 years old; color: black; father: black; 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. 

Frank Collins m. Emiline Collins, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: September 24, 1864 
Man's age: 28 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 27 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 4 years, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 4. 

Isaac Collins m. Ann Ford, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: April 3, 1865 
Man's age: 49 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 2 years, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 28 years old; color: griff; father: brown; mother: mulatto; lived with another man 1 year, separated from him by consent. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0. 

Jo Collins m. Susan Collins, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: September 26, 1864 
Man's age: 56 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 49 years old; color: griff; father: griff; mother: griff. They, unitedly had 10 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0. 

Joseph Collins of Co. "B" 48th US Col'd Inf. m. Polly Collins of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: May 17, 1864 
Man's age: 26 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 25 years old; no color reported. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0. 

William Collins of the 3rd US Col'd Cav. m. Vinia Henderson of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: December 6, 1864 
Man's age: 32 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 12 years, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 24 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed; lived with another man 1 year, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 1 child; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0. 

John Colwell of Co. "A" 48th US Col'd Inf. m. Isabella Martin of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: January 18, 1865 
Man's age: 27 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 27 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 8 years, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 6. 

Charles Coman (?) of the 47th US Col'd Inf. m. Annie Dickison of Goodrich Landing, LA 
Date: December 5, 1864 
Man's age: 44 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed; lived with another woman 18 years, separated from her by death. Woman's age: 20 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 1; the woman by previous connection had 0. 

David Conaway of the 48th US Col'd Inf. m. Francis Conaway of Millikens Bend, Louisiana 
Date: December 4, 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. 

Bristol Connor of Co. "C" 5th US Col'd Hvy. Art. m. Kezia Connor of Vicksburg, Mississippi 
Date: September 28, 1864 
Man's age: 26 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 25 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed. They, unitedly had 4 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.