James C Choate

James C Choate

Male Abt 1804 - 1860  (~ 56 years)

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  • Name James C Choate 
    Born Abt 1804  MS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1860 
    Buried Old Choate Cemetery, Pittsburg Co, OK Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I3084  Christopher 1642
    Last Modified 15 Dec 2021 

    Father David Choate, XTAL,   b. ca 1780 
    Family ID F994  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Winnie Winey Ward,   b. ca 1805 
    Children 
     1. Allen G Choate,   b. 1829, MS Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. David C Choate,   b. 1832, MS Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Sarra S Choate,   b. 1834, MS Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. James T Choate,   b. 1835, MS Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Sarah M. Choate,   b. 1838, MS Find all individuals with events at this location
    +6. George Washington Choate, 1/2 Choctaw,   b. 1840,   d. 10 Nov 1918  (Age 78 years)
     7. William W Choate,   b. 1843, MS Find all individuals with events at this location
    +8. John A Choate,   b. 1846, MS Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 22 Aug 2017 
    Family ID F779  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Histories
    1804 James C Choate - CHOATE PRARIE
    1804 James C Choate - CHOATE PRARIE

  • Notes 
    • U S Census 1850:Township 12 R 5 E, Attala, MS
      Name:James Choate
      Age:46
      Birthplace:Alabama
      Family Number:154
      James Choate 46
      Winey Choate 48
      David C Choate 18
      Sarra S Choate 16
      James T Choate 15
      Sarah M Choate 12
      George W Choate 9
      William W Choate 7
      John A Choate 4
      Allen G Choate 21


      U S Census 1840 Attala, MS
      James C family listed as "Free Colored":
      3 <10
      2 24<36
      1 36<55
      1f <10
      1f 10<24
      1f 24<36
      1f 36<55
      plus slaves 1m 10>24: 1m 55>99; 1f 24>35


      from findagrave:

      "He is said to be the son of David and OK-LA-FA-LAY-A Choate. He was married to Winnie Ward and two other women. Winnie died in 1840. He came to Indian Territory about 1854. He was shot while sitting in a chair in his front yard. Father of John A., Lillian, Allen G., David C., Samuel S., James S., Sarah M., and George Washington.
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      James C. Choate, brought the family to the Canadian River bottom lands near Indianola, Okla. in 1854. The Choate Prairie area is named for his family. The log house built in 1867, has been preserved on the Bynum Property as a museum and is on the National Register of Historic Places. "

  • Sources 
    1. [S2] Find a Grave {findagrave.com}, General Public, 23235261.
      picture on findagrave.com

      He is said to be the son of David and OK-LA-FA-LAY-A Choate. He was married to Winnie Ward and two other women. Winnie died in 1840. He came to Indian Territory about 1854. He was shot while sitting in a chair in his front yard. Father of John A., Lillian, Allen G., David C., Samuel S., James S., Sarah M., and George Washington.
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      James C. Choate, brought the family to the Canadian River bottom lands near Indianola, Okla. in 1854. The Choate Prairie area is named for his family. The log house built in 1867, has been preserved on the Bynum Property as a museum and is on the National Register of Historic?Places.