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SARRETT/SARRATT/SURRATT Families of America (SFA)©
John,6 SARRATT, 1785-1854


Fifth Generation!
John,6 SARRATT, Jr.;
(2nd Son of John, 2 & Nannie (Morgan) Sarratt;
(1Gs/o SAMUEL, 2 & ELIZABETH SARRATT, of Prince George's Co., MD.
(1GS/o Anthony3 MORGAN & Mary WILSON)
(2Gs/o SAMUEL,1 & ANNA SARRATT, of Prince George's Co., MD.
(3Gs/o JOSEPH,1 & KATHERINE SARRATT, of France "The American Progenitor!"
b.         1785, based on [REF:#90 pg160]
b. 03 Feb. 1782, based on [REF:#155 pg4]
b.         1781, based on [REF:#101.002]
Born on his fathers farm, along the banks of the Broad River,
Old Spartanburg Co., SC; (presant-day Cherokee Co. ..prs)
d. 13 Sep. 1854, as per [REF:#90 pg160] aged 69 years,
d. 13 Sep. 1851, as per [REF:#155 pg4]  aged 69 yrs, 7 mths and 10d
d. 13 Sep. 1854, as per [REF:#101.002]  aged 70 years.
Died in Old Spartanburg Co., SC; (Presant-day Cherokee Co. ..prs)
He is Buried near "Mike's Creek" where he first settled, and a
headstone marks his grave; [REF: #155 pg4]
He married, twice first at the age of 21 years, bfr 1806, in 
Spartanburg Co., SC. to the 24 year old Miss JANE ELLIS;
(7th d/o JAMES ELLIS, Sr. & Mother: PEGGY HOPPER)
(Gd/o William & Mary (CLARKE) ELLIS)
(Gd/o Thomas & Wife Unknown HOPPER)
b. about 1782, Rutherford Co., (present-day ClevelandCo.) NC.; 
d. 11 May 1833, a51y; 
Buried: next to husband? [REF: #155 pg4]
They had at least 8 Children born to this 1st Union:
After the death of his first wife in 1833, he married 2nd (a48y)
to 38 year old Miss? Ellendor/Elen UNKNOWN,
(d/o Unknown Parents)
b. c1795, Unknown Co., SC; 
d. Unknown; 
Last Record living in 1860 Census, Spartanburg Co., SC.
Buried: Cementery Location Unknown (to me)
No Children born to this 2nd Union:
FIRST MARRIAGE:
 1. 1st. Dau: Louisa A.  c1806-          m. c1834 John MORGAN,          9Ch. [FG 103]
 2. 2nd. Dau: Barbara,   *1807-1858 a50y m. c1830 1st Mr. DILLINGHAM,   2Ch. [FG 172]
                                         m. c1858 2nd Lorenzo C. COOPER,5Ch. [FG 172]
 3. 3rd. Dau: Emily I.,  c1808-          m. c183? James PHILIPS,(Div)   ?Ch. [FG 176]
 4. 4th. Dau: Patsy,     *1809-1878 a69y m. c1836 J.R. ELLIS,           3Ch. [FG 175]
 5. 5th. Dau: Narcissa,  c1812-1891 a79y m. c1841 Peter Quinn CAMP,     9CH. [FG 174]
 6. 6th. Dau: Harriet C. *1814-1874 a60y m. *1838 Saul Abishia CAMP,    ?Ch. [FG 173]
 7. 1st. Son: Irvin;     c1815-1880 a65y m. *1840 Amanda LITTLEJOHN,    7Ch. [FG 177]
 8. 2nd. Son: John B.;   c1827-1862 a35y m. c1840 1st Sarah J. Unknown, 3Ch. [FG 1747]
                                         m. *1857 2nd C.M. CASTLEBERRY, 2Ch. [FG 1719]
 *Confirmed Dates!
 SECOND MARRIAGE:
 No Issue!

Possible Record Problem, # 1
In Nobel Sarratt, papers of 1897 [REF:#155] Page 4 States:
Uncle JOHN SARRATT married JANE ELLIS, sister to LETITIA (ELLIS) SARRATT and reared two sons; IRWINE and JOHN; and five daughters; BARBARA, LOUISA, HARRIET, NARCISSA, and EMLINE.
Nobel, omitted 4th daughter "Patsy" SARRATT, that married c1836 to J.R. ELLIS per John,6 W&T. ..prs
Possible Record Problem, # 2
In Nobel Sarratt, papers of 1897 [REF:#155] Page 6 States:
JOHN SARRATT, Jr., and wife, where buried near there upon Mike's Creek, where he first settled. A couple of tombstones mark their resting place:
JOHN d. Sept. 13, 1851, aged 69 yrs, 7 mths and 10d
JANE, his wife May 11, 1833, age 51.
These Graves are NOT listed in [REF:#147] Moss & Amos Vol 2 Tombstone & Cemeteries., Map 10J, Page 108 Note: Mike's Creek Bapt. Cemetery is a "BLACK" Cemetery..prs
Possible Record Problem, # 3
In SURRATT/SARRATT Families Book [REF:#90] Page 160 States:
John SARRATT married Jane ELLIS. He died 13 Sep. 1854, age 69 Children: with no dates, in the following order: 1. IRVIN; 2. John; 3. BARBARA; 4. LOUIS; 5. HARRIET; 6. NARCISSA; 7. EMELINE;
They omitted 4th daughter "Patsy" SARRATT, that married c1836 to J.R. ELLIS per John,6 W&T. ..prs
Possible Record Problem, # 4
Mrs. Jane (Ellis) SARRATT was the sister of brother-in-law Anthony SARRATT wife Letitia (Ellis) SARRATT [REF: #155 pg4] In the book [REF: #90 or #155] they do NOT make reference to John,6 SARRATT's Will of 1854, nor the name of "2nd" wife Mrs. Ellendor/Ellen (Unknown) SARRATT. Even though, she was "Listed" in the W&T, living in the Household in 1850 Census, and living with Step-Dau Emline/Emaly in the 1860 Census. ...prs
John,6 SURRATT, was 5 years old (16 or Under) and identified living with his parents in the 1790 Census, for Spartanburg Co., SC. (See M-637, Page 88, Line 1) In the 1800 Census, for Spartanburg Co., SC. John,6 SURRATT age 15 (10 to 16) and identified living with his parents. (See M-32, Page 169, Line 3) At the age of 21 years, about 1806 John,6 SARRATT married the 24 year old JANE ELENDOR ELLIS. They are identified living on there own farm, with two of their children, in Spartanburg Co., SC in the 1810 Census. (M-252, State Reel 61, Page 202, F.G. 14) Brother ANTHONY, 1 SARRATT and family was living three farms away (F.G. 17) H/H John SARRAT, b. c1785 age 25 (16 to 26) 1st Wife: JANE (ELLIS), b. c1782 age 28 (26 to 45) 1. 1st Dau: Louisa, b. c1806 age 4 (10 Under) 2. 2nd Dau: Barbara, b. *1807 age 3 (10 Under) Children NOT identified in this 1810 Census! 3. 3rd. Dau: Emily I., b. c1808 age 2 (10 Under) 4. 4th. Dau: Patsy, b. *1809 age 1 (10 Under) In the 1820 Census, for Spartanburg Co., SC. John,6 SARRATT, and family had grown, and apparently became more prosperous. Now they had 8 children living at home. (M-33, State Reel 120, Page 281, F.G. 1) H/H John,6 SARRATT, b. c1785 age 36 (26 to 45) 1st Wife Jane (ELLIS), b. c1782 age 38 (26 to 45) 1. 1st. Dau: Louisa, b. c1806 age 14 (10 to 16) 2. 2nd. Dau: Barbara, b. *1807 age 13 (10 to 16) 3. 3rd. Dau: Emily I., b. c1808 age 12 (10 to 16 4. 4th. Dau: Patsy, b. *1809 age 9 (10 Under) 5. 5th. Dau: Narcissa, b. c1812 age 8 (10 Under) 6. 6th. Dau: Harriet C. b. *1814 age 6 (10 Under) 7. 1st. Son: Irvin; b. c1815 age 5 (10 Under) 8. 2nd. Son: John, b. c1817 age 3 (10 Under) <------ Male Slaves: 3 (45 Over) Female Slave: 1 (14 to 26) In 1826, there is a record that John,6 SARRATT age 42, was a Witness along with his father John, 3 SARRATT of the Will & Testament of brother-in-law READICK/REDDICK ARENDELL/ARENDELL 01 Aug. 1826, Probate Judge Office, Spartanburg, Box 1, Pack 11, Will Bk. C, Pg. 52 - 55) In the 1830 Census, for Spartanburg Co., SC. the John,6 SARRATT family and Slaves. Father John, 3 SARRATT Sr., age 71, and his two brothers ANTHONY, 1 & SAMUEL, 7 were living close by. (M-19, State Reel 171, Page 316, F.G. 014) H/H John,6 SARRATT, b. c1785 age 46 (40 to 50) 1st Wife Jane (ELLIS), b. c1782 age 48 (50 to 60) Note! Age 1. 1st. Dau: Louisa, b. c1806 age 24 (20 to 30) 2. 2nd. Dau: Barbara, b. *1807 age 23 (20 to 30) 3. 3rd. Dau: Emily I., b. c1808 age 22 (15 to 20) Note! Age 4. 4th. Dau: Patsy, b. *1809 age 19 (15 to 20) 5. 5th. Dau: Narcissa, b. c1812 age 18 (10 to 15) Note! Age 6. 6th. Dau: Harriet C. b. *1814 age 16 (05 to 10) Note! Age 7. 1st. Son: Irvin; b. c1815 age 15 (10 to 15) 8. 2nd. Son: John; b. c1817 age 13 (05 to 10) <----Note! Age It is believed that John,6 SARRATT'S father John2 SARRATT, Sr. died after this 1830 Census, the search is still on..prs
Nr Mike's Creek on SARRATT Homested
Jane (ELLIS) SARRATT,
age 51yrs
1782 - 1833

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John SARRATT,
aged 69yrs
Feb 03, 1784
Sep 13, 1854
In the 1840 Census, for Spartanburg Co., SC. the John,6 SARRATT had remarried for the second time to the 45 year old ELLENDOR (Unknown) b. 1795 and his children had married and only 2nd son John B, SARRATT where living with the family Unit, their was an Unidentified Female age 15 to 20. (M-704, State Reel 515, Page 153, F.G. 5) John,6 SARRATT, b. c1785, age 55 (50 to 60) 2nd Wife ELLENDOR (Unk) b. c1795, age 45 (40 to 50) 8. 2nd Son: John B., b. c1817, age 22 (20 to 30) D-I-L Sarah Jane (Unk) b. c1823, age 17 (15 to 20) The Slaves in this 1840 Census, were dramatically increased, from 10 (1830) to some 18 (1840) slaves, which leads this writer to believe that John,6 SARRATT inherited additional slaves from his father. 1 Male Slave (55 to 100) 1 Female Slave (55 to 100) 1 Male Slave (36 to 55) 1 Female Slave (36 to 55) 1 Male Slave (24 to 36) 1 Female Slave (24 to 36) 3 Male Slaves (10 to 24) 3 Female Slaves (10 to 24) 3 Male Slaves (10 Under) 3 Female Slaves (10 Under) 18 Total In the 1850 Census, for Spartanburg Co., SC. (M-432, State Reel 858, Page 248, F.G. 2335) H/H John,6 SARRATT, b. c1785, age 65 2nd Wife: ELLENDOR, b. c1795, age 55. No children or any Slaves were listed.
John SARRAT,
Died on the 13 Sep. 1854, in the 70th year of his age, Mr. John SARRAT, Sr. residing near "Broad River" in the lower edge of this District. .... member of the Baptist Church.
Source: [REF:#0101.002] Marriages & Death Notices from Upper SC Newspapers 1843-1865 Issue of Sep. 21 1854, Pg 63
The Upper South Carolina Newspaper list John,6 Jr. as now John Sr. he had a son John B. ..prs
John,6 SARRATT - Will & Testament
Spartanburg District, SC.
Prepared 20 Apr. 1850
Recorded 18 Sep. 1854
Proved 12 Jan. 1855

IN THE NAME OF GOD AMEN! Know all men by these present that I John SARRATT of the District and State aforesaid, being at this time of sound and disposing mind, memory, and understanding, but advancing in age and infirmity, by which those blessings will necessarily cease. For the purpose of adjusting and arranging my temporal concerns while in possession of my mental powers. Do make and constitute the following my last Will and Testament. ToWiz: Inpremes,
    1st. I will and recommend my soul to the mercy and acceptance of that GOD who gave it to me, and my body a decent Christian burial, according to the discretion of my Executors.
    2nd. I will and desire that all my just debts and my funeral expenses be paid out of my effects.
    3rd. I will and desire to my son John I. SARRATT (one Negro boy named JORDAN, this boy is all I intend for him to have out of my Estate either Real or Personal.
    4th. I will and desire to my beloved wife, ELEN SARRATT one good feather bed and bedding, one years provision and also one third of my lands during her natural life, then after her death this part of the land left to her is to be equally divided among my Children hereafter named in my Will.
    5th. I will and desire that all my Estate both Real and Personal, (except what is heretofore disposed of) be equally divided among my heirs, that is my Wife ELEN SARRATT and my daughters
     1. LOUISA A. MORGAN; [Mar: John Morgan, 9 Children
     2. BARBARA COOPER; [Mar: Lorenzo COOPER, Unk. Children!
     3. EMILY I. PHILIPS; [Mar: Mr. PHILIPS, Unk. Children
     4. NARCISSA CAMP; [Mar: Peter Q. CAMP, 9 Children
     5. PATSY ELLIS; [Mar: J.R. ELLIS, 3 Children
     6. HARRIET CAMP; [Mar: Saul A. CAMP, Un. Children
     and my son
     7. IRVIN SARRATT; [ Mar: Amanda LITTLEJOHN, 7 Children
    6th. I will and desire the part of my Estate that I give to my daughter LOUISA A. (SARRATT) MORGAN be for her and the heirs of her body, and that my Executors act as their Guardians, and hold the property in their own hands and administer it out to them as necessity may require during LOUISA A. (SARRATT) MORGAN'S life, then what ever property there is on hand at her death to be equally divided among her children when they become of age. [Meaning John MORGAN, was married 1st to Wife Unknown and had Children, Louisa A. was his "2nd" wife and had Children "Heirs" of John,6, not the children of the 1st Wife. ..prs]
    7th. It is my will that my Executors divide all my property both Real and Personal into lots and draw for them. Lastly I do hereby nominate constitute and appoint IRVIN SARRATT and J.R. ELLIS Executors to this my last Will and Testament, hereby revoking and making void all other Wills by me at any other time made, and do declare this my last Will and Testament in witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this 20th day of April, in the year of our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred and Fifty.
John SARRATT { Seal }
Signed, Sealed, Published and Acknowledge in Presence of:
Wit: Wm. W. Torrence
Wit: Sarah A. Torrence
Wit: Green B. SARRATT (------Nephew, son of Samuel,7 ..prs)
John,6 SARRATT, prepared his Last Will & Testament on the 20th April of 1850, he died some five years later on the 13th of Sep. 1854. It is apparent that his youngest son John B. SARRATT, was NOT in good graces with his father. He left his estate & personal property to be divided equally among his 2nd wife and his children, except John B. SARRATT. ..prs 1st Son IRVIN SARRATT, a35y and Son-In-Law I. R. ELLIS were Executors of the Will. One of the Witness GREEN B. SARRATT, age 47 was John, 6 SARRATT, Nephew, Son of Brother SAMUEL, 7 & PEGGY (QUINN) SARRATT. On 12 Jan. 1855, the Application to Prove Will was filed by Son-In-Law J.R. ELLIS and 1st Son IRVIN SARRATT, age 40 in some type of dispute over 2nd Son John I. SARRATT, age 37
J.R. ELLIS & IRVIN SARRATT, Et al.
VS
John, I. SARRATT & Others, Defendant
Proved 12 Jan. 1855
Application to Prove the written Will in accordance and process of Law. GREEN B. SARRATT and of the subscribing Witness, Sworn to that he saw the written named John SARRATT signed and acknowledges the written instrument of writing to be his last Will and Testament, and he also saw Wm. W. TORRENCE and Wife SARAH A. TORRENCE witness themself of signing their names in present of Tester as witness to the names and that the legal heirs of the said John SARRATT, Tester as aforesaid at the time he Executed the written paper as the Last Will and Testament, to be of sound mind and disposing memory fully competent, to adjudge the true value of property and dispose of property by contract Will or otherwise. And Wm. W. TORRENCE and SARAH A. TORRENCE, the wife of Wm. W. TORRENCE the other subscribing Witness to the written Will resides at the time in the State of North Carolina and that the signatures as appears on the written Will is in their own hand writing. Sworn to and Subscribes this the 12th January, 1855, before me.
L/S Green B. SARRATT
L/S R. Bowan, Judge
(Source Records of the Ordinary/Probate Judge, Spartanburg Co., SC.; Estate Papers, File #959, now on deposit with the South Carolina Department of Archives and History, Richland Co., SC. ..prs)
The "Widow" (2nd Wife of John,6) can be found in the 1860 Census, for Spartanburg Dist., SC. living with her Step-Dau "Divorced?" Emily I. (SARRATT) PHILIPS. (M-653, State Reel 1226, Page 291, F.G. 1322) H/H Ellendor (Unknown) SARRATT, b. c1795 SC age 65 Dau: Emily/Emeline I. SARRATT, b. c1814 SC age 46 This is the last record, that this writer has found on this Family! Sixth Generation! 1. Louisa Ann SARRATT; [SFA-FG 103] (1st d/o John,6 SARRATT & 1st Wife Jane ELLIS) b. c1806-08, old Sarratt Plantation, (Mouth of Sarratt's Creek, Spartanburg Dist., (presant-day Cherokee Co., South Carolina. She was a04y living with Parents in 1810 Census Spartanburg Dist. She was a14y living with Parents in 1820 Census Spartanburg Dist. She was a24y living with Parents in 1830 Census Spartanburg Dist. d. Unknown, St. Clair Co., AL.? Buried: Cemetery Unknown (to me) At a28y she married (bfr 1834) Spartanburg Dist., S. (as his 2nd Wife) 39 year old John,2 MORGAN; (1st s/o Peter,1 MORGAN & Noal DAFFRON) b. c1795 old York Dist., SC. d. Unknown, St. Clair Co., AL.? Buried: Cemetery Unknown (to me) They had at least 9 Children born to this 2nd Union:
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(Moved to St Clair Co., AL.) for Continuation.
2. Barbara SARRATT; [SFA-FG 172, 3354] (a.k.a. "Barbary") (2nd d/o John,6 SARRATT & 1st Wife Jane ELLIS) b. 24 Oct 1807, old Sarratt Plantation, (Mouth of Sarratt's Creek, Spartanburg Dist., (presant-day Cherokee Co., South Carolina. She was a03y living with Parents in 1810 Census Spartanburg Dist. She was a13y living with Parents in 1820 Census Spartanburg Dist. She was a23y living with Parents in 1830 Census Spartanburg Dist. d. 18 May 1858, a50y Cherokee Co., SC. Buried: Providence Bapt. Church Cemetery (Where a headstone marks her grave) She married twice, first at a28y (bfr 1832) Spartanburg Dist., SC. to Mr. DILLINGHAM; b. Unknown d. bfr 1840 Location Unknown (to me) They had 2 Children born to this Union: After the death/Divorice? of her first husband, she married 2nd bfr 1842 (a35y) Spartanburg Dist., SC. to 32 year old Loransey C. COOPER; (a.k.a "Lorenzo") (s/o James,2 COOPER & Mother: Sallie SCRUGGS) b. 16 Dec 1810, Spartanburg Dist., SC. d. 27 Oct 1882, a71y Cherokee Co., SC. Buried: Next to 1st Wife, Providence Bapt. Church Cemetery (Where a headstone marks his grave) They had Children born to this 2nd Union: FIRST MARRIAGE: 2.1 1st Dau: Polly DILLINGHAM, c1832- m. Step-father L.C. COOPER 2.2 2nd Dau: Louisa DILLINGHAM, c1834- Not Traced! SECOND MARRIAGE: 2.3 1st Dau: Sallie A. COOPER, *1842-1910 a59y m. c1867 Luther G. BYERS 2.4 2nd Dau: Julia A. COOPER, c1845- Not Traced! 2.5 3rd Dau: Harriet C. COOPER, c1847- Not Traced! 2.6 4th Dau: Emaline, COOPER, c1849- Not Traced! THIRD MARRIAGE: 2.7 1st Son: William F. COOPER, c1859-1870 a11y Not in 1870 Census 2.8 1st Dau: Comis? COOPER, c1862- Not Traced! 2.9 2nd Dau: Lorine? COOPER, c1865- Not Traced! 2.10 3rd Dau: Passie V. COOPER, c1868-1940 a72y m. LEAMASTER 7. Irvan SARRATT; [SFA-FG 177] (1st s/o John,6 SARRATT & 1st Wife Jane ELLIS)
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of Spartanburg Dist., SC for Continuation.
8. John I. or B. SARRATT; [SFA-FG 1747, 19] (2nd s/o John,6 SARRATT & 1st Wife Jane ELLIS)
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Created: Dec. 01, 1996; Jun. 26, 2002