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Notes for Henry Springfield

War of 1812 Service Records
Surname Given Name Middle Initial Company Unit Rank - Induction Rank - Discharge Misc Roll Box Roll Exct Roll Rec
SPRINGFIELD HENRY AUSTIN'S REG'T, SOUTH CAROLINA MILITIA. SERGEANT SERGEANT 196 602

Abt. 1813 - Henry Springfield married Lavinia (maiden name unknown)

1814 - son Pinckney was born
January 27, 1815 - son Thomas Young was born
February 02, 1818 - daughter Millie was born

1820 census Greenville Co., SC p.079
1 male age 26-45 (Henry, age 29)
2 males under 10 (Pinckney, age 6 and Thomas Young, age 5)
1 male age 26-45 (Levina, age 26-29)
1 female under 10 (Millie, age 2)

Abt. 1825 - Unidentified Daughter #1 was born
December 24, 1826 - daughter Juliet was born
Bet. 1826 - 1830 - Unidentified Son #1 was born

1830 census Greenville Co., SC p 329
1 male 30 & under 40 (Henry, age 39)
1 male 15 & under 20 (Pinckney, age 16)
1 male 10 & under 15 (Thomas Young, age 14)
1 male under 5 (unknown son age 0-4)
1 female 30 & under 40 (Levina, age 36-39)
1 female 10 & under 15 (Millie, age 12)
1 female 5 & under 10 (unknown daughter #1 age 5)
1 female under 5 (Juliet, age 3)

August 02, 1831 - son Henry Jr born
Bet. 1831 - 1835 - Unidentified Daughter #2 born
Abt. 1835 - son Marshall born

1836 - Henry died

Saturday, February 27, 1836 - Greenville
Casualties - We understand that Mr. HENRY SPRINGFIELD was frozen to death on the night of the 18th inst., about 12 miles above this place. The weather was very cold, the ground covered with snow, and we regret to add, that the deceased was somewhat intoxicated. He has left a wife and several children to mourn his sudden and unexpected departure.

Abt. 1836 - Unidentifed Son #2 born

1840 census Greenville Co., SC
Head of Household: Thomas Y. Springfield
1 male 20 & under 30 (Thomas Young, age 24)
1 male 5 & under 10 (Henry, age 7)
2 males under 5 (Marshall, age 4 and unknown son #2, age 3-4)
1 female 40 & under 50 (Levina, age 46-49)
2 females 10 & under 15 (Unknown daughter #1, age 15-19 and Juliet, age 13)
1 female age 5 & under 10 (unknown daughter #2 age 5-9)

On 1830 but not on 1840 census - Pinckney, age 26, unknown son #1, age 10-14, Millie, age 22 - Pinckney & Millie married and in other households.

Subj: Re: Milly
Date: 3/13/99 12:14:18 PM Central Standard Time
From: EBJ8123@aol.com
To: KNort21285

Hi Kari,
I do not have much on Henry.He was born July 23 1791 and died Feb,18 1936. He froze to death walking home drunk.The paper said he left a wife and several children.
The 2 children I know for is Milly and Thomas Young. I think there were 3 more, I can not find the paper it was on.
Thomas Young was born Jan.27 1815 and died Oct 28 1888. He married Malessia E. Hall Nov.8 1840
Henry wife was Levenia ?
I will try to e-mail you more information if I can get my scanner to work. I am new at this computer.
Anything you can send me on Milly would be great. All I have is who she married. I don`t have her birth date.
Hope to hear from you soon Brenda

From: <EBJ8123@aol.com>
To: <KNorthup@home.com>
Sent: Saturday, October 27, 2001 4:24 PM
Subject: Harrison Kellyand Julia

> Hi Kari,Did you know that Alfred's brother Harrison married Millie's sister?
> I have her listed as Juliette,same birth date and death date and she married Harrison Kelly, same birth and death as you have on your web site. I also found Mary,daughter of Henry that married Henry Hester grave markers at Ebenezer Bpt. church. She was born Nov.8,1825 and died April 3,1885. Henry was born Nov.15,1822 and died May 20,1904. I haven't found anything on their children or Henry's parents.I think his daddy was William Hester and mother was Susan Crenshaw. (Note from K - this Mary is Mary Finley, not a daughter of Henry Springfield. Henry Hester's second wife was Mary Springfield, daughter of Pinckney Springfield and granddaughter of Henry Springfield.) How are you doing? I have also found 3 living distant cousins.Kathy is down from Sofronia,Thomas Young's daughter.Another Kathy is down Mary Jane Springfield, Thomas young's daughter. Janice is down Pinckney's line.
> your cuz Brenda