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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

Phoenix - Quilla


Jno. Phoenix, 46th US Col'd Inf. m. Phillis Pillow of Carroll Parish, Louisiana
Date: November 30, 1864
Man's age: 33 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 22 years old; color: black; father: black. They, unitedly had 3 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Ralph Pickens m. Mary Pickens, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: September 19, 1864
Man's age: 53 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 20 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 2 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.

Andrew Pickett, Co. "F" 47th US Col'd Inf. m. Savina Williams of Mississippi
Date: October 8, 1864
Man's age: 30 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed. Woman's age: 25 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.

Armsted Pickney, 5th USCAH m. Elisabeth Johnson of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: December 6, 1864
Man's age: 28 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 3 years, separated from her by death. Woman's age: 27 years old; color: 1/16 black; father: 1/16 black; mother: 1/16 black; lived with another man 5 years, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 4 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Will Pierce m. Martha Smith, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: April 11, 1864
Man's age: 25 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed. Woman's age: 26 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed; lived with another man 5 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.

Adam Pierson m. Susan Pierson, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: September 19, 1864
Man's age: 57 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 9 years, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 25 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. They, unitedly had 3 children; the man by previous connection had 4; the woman by previous connection had 0.

David Pierson, 1st Miss. Cavalry m. Mary Ann Pierson of Goodrich Landing, Louisiana
Date: April 22, 1864
Man's age: 25 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 29 years old; color: black; father; black; mother: black; lived with another man 5 years, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 2 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 2.

Samuel Pierson m. Martha Smiley, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: April 16, 1864
Man's age: 28 years old; color: mixed; father: white; mother: mixed. Woman's age: 26 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed; 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 1.

Calvin Pillow of Vicksburg, Mississippi m. Jane Morgan of Goodrich Landing, Louisiana
Date: May 23, 1864
Man's age: 19 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 17 years old; color: mixed; father: black; mother: mixed. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Danl. Pillow m. Melvina Williams, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: April 6, 1865
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: 27 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 2 ½ years, separated from him by consent. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 2; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Sergt. Henderson Pillow, 46th US Col'd Inf. m. Mary Long of Helena, Arkansas
Date: November 30, 1864
Man's age: 23 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 23 years old; color: mulatto; father: mulatto; mother: mulatto; lived with another man 1 year, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 1 child; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Jas. Pillow, 48th US Col'd Inf. m. Elsie Montgomery of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: December 2, 1864
Man's age: 38 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 27 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.

Madison Pillow, 46th US Col'd Inf. m. Mary Manlove of Helena, Arkansas
Date: November 30, 1864
Man's age: 34 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 29 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.

Montgomery Pine, Co. "G" 53rd US Col'd Inf. m. Nettie Pine of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: September 23, 1864
Man's age: 39 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with other women 2 and 11 years, separated from them by force. Woman's age: 19 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 11; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Mike Plummer m. Winnie Plummer, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: September 23, 1864
Man's age: 54 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 50 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.

John Pochea m. Elizabeth Pochea, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: May 7, 1864
Man's age: 25 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 2 years, separated from her by force. 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.

Braxton Poindexter, Co. "K" 50th US Col'd Inf. m. Laura Ann Brown of Tensas Parish, Louisiana
Date: November 15, 1864
Man's age: 25 years old; color: brown; father: black; mother: mulatto. Woman's age: 22 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 2.

Joseph Poindexter m. Louisa Poindexter, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: September 20, 1864
Man's age: 19 years old; color: griff; father: black; mother: mulatto. Woman's age: 16 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.

Isaac Poke m. Alvina Poke, both of Helena, Arkansas
Date: May 23, 1864
Man's age: 27 years old; color: ¾ black; father: black; mother: mulatto. Woman's age: 20 years old; color: ¾ black; father: black; mother: mulatto. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Jack Polk, Co. "K" 48th US Col'd Inf. m. Ellen Polk of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: October 10, 1864
Man's age: 25 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 17 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.

Robt. Polk, 46th US Col'd Inf. m. Sarah Johnson of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: December 26, 1864
Man's age: 20 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 24 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 10 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.

Curtiss Pollard m. Martha Motly, both of Desoto, Louisiana
Date: January 15, 1865
Man's age: 60 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 11 years, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 31 years old; color: griff; father: griff; mother: griff. They, unitedly had 3 children; the man by previous connection had 10; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Frank Pope, Co. "A" 47th US Col'd Inf. m. Linia McCrue of Greenville, Mississippi
Date: September 27, 1864
Man's age: 45 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 8 years, separated from her by consent. Woman's age: 34 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed; lived with another man 14 years, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 2; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Geo. Ponder, Co. "A" 50th US Col'd Inf. m. Rhoda Cason of Yazoo City, Mississippi
Date: September 19, 1864
Man's age: 24 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 2.

Andrew Porter, Co. "K" 48th US Col'd Inf. m. Nancy Brown of Desoto, Louisiana
Date: December 4, 1864
Man's age: 44 years old; color: mixed; father: white; mother: black. Woman's age: 34 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.

Benj. Porter m. Amanda Symaders, both of Desoto, Louisiana
Date: January 15, 1865
Man's age: 23 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 3 years, separated from her by desertion. Woman's age: 20 years old; color: griff; father: griff; mother: griff; lived with another man 1 year, separated from him by desertion. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 3; the woman by previous connection had 1.

James C. Porter m. Marsha Ann Woods, both of Desoto, Louisiana
Date: February 26, 1865
Man's age: 22 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 1 year, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 30 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 1 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.

John Porter, Co. "A" 5th USCAH m. Jennie Warner of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: July 22, 1865
(No other information available)

Joseph Porter m. Eliza Riley, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: April 11, 1864
Man's age: 52 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 2 years, separated from her by death. Woman's age: 42 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed; lived with another man 4 years, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 18 children; the man by previous connection had 2; the woman by previous connection had 2.

Mat Porter, Co. "F" 48th US Col'd Inf. m. Isabella Porter of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: December 4, 1864
Man's age: 44 years old; color: mixed; father: white; mother: black. Woman's age: 34 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.

Washington Porter, Co. "B" 47th US Col'd Inf. m. Amanda F. Albert of Providence, Louisiana
Date: September 25, 1864
Man's age: 50 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed; lived with another woman 15 years, separated from her by consent. Woman's age: 35 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 2; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Wesley Porter, Co. "A" 50th US Col'd Inf. m. Ann Adams of Sartatia, Mississippi
Date: July 31, 1864
Man's age: 25 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed. Woman's age: 27 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed; lived with another man 1/6 year, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 1 child; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

David Posey, 46th US Col'd Inf. m. Louisa Jefferson of Yazoo City, Mississippi
Date: November 30, 1864
Man's age: 25 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. 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.

Doc Powell, 5th USCAH m. Patsy Spillers of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: March 4, 1865
Man's age: 26 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 1 year, separated from her by consent. 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.

Ephraim Powell, 51st US Col'd Inf. m. Dorcas Fitch of Alabama
Date: October 1, 1864
Man's age: 42 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: mixed; lived with another man 3 years, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 2 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

James Powell, 52nd US Col'd Inf. m. Amanda Tidd of Alabama
Date: September 18, 1864
Man's age: 33 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 25 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.

Madison Powell, Co. "G" 52nd US Col'd Inf. m. Maria of Paw Paw Island
Date: August 28, 1864
Man's age: 40 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 42 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. They, unitedly had 7 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Benj. Powers m. Anna Wilkins, both of Desoto, Louisiana
Date: January 2, 1864
Man's age: 41 years old; color: griff; father: griff; mother: griff. Woman's age: 45 years old; color: griff; father: griff; mother: griff; lived with another man 15 years, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 7 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 8.

Caleb Powers, Co. "K" 5th USCAH m. Henrietta Brooks of Natchez, Mississippi
Date: September 24, 1864
Man's age: 22 years old; color: griff; father: griff; mother: griff. Woman's age: 21 years old; color: griff; father: griff; mother: griff. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Armstrong Prescott, Co. "D" 48th US Col'd Inf. m. Ardell Prescott of Lake Providence, Louisiana
Date: July 9, 1864
Man's age: 48 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 3 years, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 35 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 1; the woman by previous connection had 5.

Saml. Preston, 65th US Col'd Inf. m. Lucy Collins of Yazoo City, Mississippi
Date: September 17, 1864
Man's age: 27 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.

William Preston, 46th US Col'd Inf. m. Manda Johnson of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: December 8, 1864
Man's age: 30 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 1 year, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 20 years old; color: griff; father: griff; mother: griff. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 1; the woman by previous connection had 1.

Berry Price m. Miranda Price, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: October 1, 1864
Man's age: 37 years old; color: ¾ black; father: ½ black; mother: black; lived with another woman 5 years, separated from her by force. 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 2 children; the man by previous connection had 3; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Geo. Price m. Fanny Weston of Desoto, Louisiana
Date: January 1, 1864
Man's age: 57 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 47 years old; color: griff; father: griff; mother: griff; lived with another man 6 years, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 3.

Nathan Price, Co. "C" 53rd US Col'd Inf. m. Ann Price of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: June 19, 1864
Man's age: 46 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 5 years, separated from her by death. Woman's age: 44 years old; color: mulatto; father: white; mother: black; lived with another man 3 years, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 5; the woman by previous connection had 1.

Ruffian Price, Co. "E" 50th US Col'd Inf. m. Dilla Curtiss of Tensas Parish, Louisiana
Date: May 29, 1864
Man's age: 27 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: mixed. Woman's age: 25 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.

Wallace Price m. Isabella Smith, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: September 23, 1864
Man's age: 52 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 54 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 5 years, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 2 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 4.

Wm. Price m. Ann Price, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: October 1, 1864
Man's age: 39 years old; color: ¾ black; father: ¾ black; mother: ¾ black; lived with another woman 3 years, separated from her by death. Woman's age: 55 years old; color: mulatto; father: white; mother: black; lived with another man 7 years, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 3.

Wilson Price m. Malinda Price, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: September 15, 1864
Man's age: 62 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 12 years, separated from her by desertion. Woman's age: 55 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 6 years, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 2; the woman by previous connection had 3.

James Pride m. Winna Thomas, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: April 11, 1864
Man's age: 68 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 7 years, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 49 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 4 years, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 1 child; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Edmon Priestley m. Salley Priestley, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: December 17, 1864
Man's age: 60 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 5 years, separated from her by consent. Woman's age: 60 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 6 years, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 3 children; the man by previous connection had 7; the woman by previous connection had 4.

Abner Prior, Co. "C" 5th USCAH m. Venus Warren of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: November 2, 1864
Man's age: 25 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 26 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.

Frank Prior, 66th US Col'd Inf. m. Fanny Paine of Franklin, Missouri
Date: July 12, 1864
Man's age: 28 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. 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.

Jacob Proctor m. Eliza Proctor, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: October 10, 1864
Man's age: 51 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 4 years, separated from her by death. Woman's age: 40 years old; color: 5/8 black; father: black; mother: ¼ black; lived with another man 6 years, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 3; the woman by previous connection had 4.

Romeo Prophet, 3rd US Col'd Cavalry m. Ann Johnson of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: September 17, 1864
Man's age: 25 years old; color: griff; father: black; mother: mulatto. Woman's age: 28 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 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Shedrick Pruit, 46th US Col'd Inf. m. Roda Sutton of Helena, Arkansas
Date: December 17, 1864
Man's age: 30 years old; color: griff; father: griff; mother: griff. Woman's age: 28 years old; color: griff; father: griff; mother: griff; lived with another man 3 years, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 2 children; the man by previous connection had 1; the woman by previous connection had 1.

Mingo Prusells, Co. "C" Powells Detachment m. Ann M. Prusells of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: September 20, 1864
Man's age: 22 years old; color: mulatto; father: white; mother: black; lived with another woman ½ year, separated from her by consent. Woman's age: 27 years old; color: griff; father: black; mother: mulatto; lived with another man 7 years, separated from him by death. They, unitedly had 3 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 3.

John Pryor m. Huldah Pryor, both of Goodrich Landing, Louisiana
Date: August 28, 1864
Man's age: 40 years old; color: mixed; father: mixed; mother: black; lived with another woman 2 years, separated from her by force. Woman's age: 30 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another man 7 years, separated from him by force. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 2; the woman by previous connection had 1.

Jno. Pryor, Co. "D" 50th US Col'd Inf. m. Emily Ross of Tensas Parish, Louisiana
Date: December 10, 1864
Man's age: 30 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; lived with another woman 10 years, separated from her by desertion. Woman's age: 16 years old; color: 3/8 black; father: 3/8 black; mother: 3/8 black. They, unitedly had 0 children; the man by previous connection had 2; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Sandy Pugh, Pioneer Corps m. Sarah Shephard of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: February 12, 1865
Man's age: 23 years old; color: griff; father: griff; mother: griff. Woman's age: 20 years old; color: 7/8 black; father: 7/8 black; mother: 7/8 black. They, unitedly had 4 children; the man by previous connection had 0; the woman by previous connection had 0.

Alford Purnell, Co. "B" 5th USCAH m. Savina Miles of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: July 31, 1865
(No other information available)

Saml. Quilla m. Ellen Banks, both of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date: September 22, 1864
Man's age: 24 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black. Woman's age: 27 years old; color: black; father: black; mother: black; 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.