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Elder FITZJERRELL William Bacon

Elder FITZJERRELL William Bacon

Male 1815 - 1900  (84 years)

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  • Name FITZJERRELL William Bacon 
    Prefix Elder 
    Born 3 Oct 1815  Warren County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • The Wood's ancestral file gives middle name for William as Bacon. This would make sense given the fact his grandmother (Tabitha Kelsey's mother) maiden name was Bacon. William's brother Daniel carries a middle name of Kelsey.
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1830  Macoupin Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1840  Jersey Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Ordained 25 Dec 1842  Little Flock Church, Honey Bend, Montgomery Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence Between 1849 and 1856  Plainview, Macoupin Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence Between 1856 and 1881  Zanesville township, Montgomery Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation Between 1857 and 1900  Montgomery Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Farmer 
    Census 1860  Township 10 N Range 5 W, Montgomery, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Elected Montgomery Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    associate judge 
    Residence Between 1881 and 1900  Raymond, Montgomery Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Will Feburary 1897  Montgomery Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 7 May 1900  Raymond, Montgomery Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7
    Probate 14 May 1900  Montgomery Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • In the probate of the will for William Fitzjerrell heirs are listed as such:

      Widow: Keziah Fitzjerrell, Raymond IL
      Cyrus Fitzjerrell, Raymond, IL
      Naomi Lawler, Raymond, IL
      Harriet Thomas, Dallas TX
      Meredith Fitzgerrell, unknown
      William R. Fitzjerrell, Carbinville (?), IL
      Lenora Epperson, grandchild, Colorado City, CO
      Delbert Ash, grandchild, Colorado, CO
    Person ID I118  Ash
    Last Modified 25 May 2008 

    Father FITZJERRELL Ely,   b. 1 Mar 1788, Comberland County, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1854, Near Palmer's Prairie, Jersey Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother KELSAY Tabitha F.,   b. 4 Mar 1793, Cumberland Co., New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1856  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 17 Jun 1812  Cumberland Co, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 8, 9, 10
    • Date of marriage comes from the Greene Co. biography of Robert, there son and the Wood's ancestral file. The Cumberland County, NJ marriages from 1740-1910 list:

      Geril, Elie F. and Tabitha Kelsey 6-17-1812
    Family ID F44  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 COURTNEY Elizabeth,   b. Feburary 16 1817, Madison Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1883, Montgomery Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 10 Nov 1836  Greene Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 11
    Children 
     1. FITZJERRELL William R.,   b. May 1839, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. FITZJERRELL Tabitha A.,   b. 11 Jan 1843,   d. 18 Feb 1884, Colorado Springs (Old Colorado City), CO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
     3. FITZJERRELL Cyrus,   b. 6 Nov 1846, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1927, Montgomery Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     4. FITZJERRELL Naomi,   b. Jun 1849, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1917, Dallas Co., TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years)
     5. FITZJERRELL Harriet A.,   b. 1851, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. FITZJERRELL Meredith,   b. 1855, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. FITZJERRELL Gennetty,   b. 9 Dec 1857,   d. 5 Aug 1858, Montgomery Co., Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 26 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F41  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 LEWIS Keziah Elizabeth Jane,   b. 14 Feb 1844, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Nov 1928, Ramsey, Fayette, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 11 Jun 1888  Fayette, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 12
    Last Modified 26 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F57  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Little Flock Church
    Little Flock Church
    Primitive Baptist church in Raymond (Honey Bend), IL. William was an Elder (preacher).
    Elder William Fitzjerrell
    Elder William Fitzjerrell

    Headstones
    William Bacon FitzJerrell
    William Bacon FitzJerrell
    William Bacon Fitzjerrell, son of Ely Fitzjerrell and Tabitha Kelsay.

  • Sources 
    1. [S58] History of Bond and Montgomery Co., IL (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S67] 1840-Jersey Co., IL (Reliability: 3).
      The 1840 census index for Jersey county has this listed, however ancestry.com has this misfiled under Jasper Co.

    3. [S58] History of Bond and Montgomery Co., IL, 218-219 (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S59] History of Montgomery County, IL (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S68] 1860-Wm F Gerrell (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S69] Will-William Fitzgerrell (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S62] William Fitzjerrell-Probate (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S60] Greene County IL Directory, page 622 (Reliability: 2).

    9. [S93] Wood's Fitz Jerrell data (Reliability: 2).

    10. [S96] Marriages-New Jersey 1684-1895 (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S66] Marriage certifcate-William and Elizabeth F Jarrell (Reliability: 3).

    12. [S113] Illinois Marriages-state wide 1763-1900, FITZGERALD, WILLIAM CAYCE, KISSIE 1888-06-11 A 207 FAYETTE.