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  • ID: I3767
  • Name: Joshua Elkins
  • Given Name: Joshua
  • Surname: Elkins
  • Sex: M
  • _UID: F3B4C96854E7458DA42BD6666282027E5465
  • Change Date: 12 FEB 2015
  • Note:
    CLARK CO AR., SHERIFF'S CENSUS 1829
    Antoine TWP Joshua Elkins
    1 male 21-45
    4 males under 14
    2 females above 14
    3 females under 14

    1830 Census for Clark Co., Antoine Tnshp, AR
    Head of Household: Joshua Elkins
    Males in Household: 2 (0-4), 1 (5-9), 1 (15-19), 1 (30-39)
    Females: 1 (0-4), 1 (5-9), 1 (10-14), 1(15-19), 1 (30-39)

    CENSUS - 1840 Clark Co Ark p 109 Antoine Township (11 in household)
    Joshua Elkins
    1 male 5 to 10
    1 male 10 to 15
    2 males 15 to 20
    1 male 30 to 40
    1 male 40 to 50
    1 female under 5
    1 female 5 to 10
    1 female 10 to 15
    1 female 15 to 20
    1 female 40 to 50

    CLARK CO., AR - GUARDIANSHIPS
    July 1844 Joshua Elkins (replacing Thos. McLaughlin who has moved out of county). Nancy Bittick (insane). p 158-159, 168


    LAND PATENT (40 ACRES) - JOSHUA ELKINS certificate #1551, Clark Co., AR, Land office of Washington- Act of congress April 1820, South west quarter of the South West quarter of section 15 in Township nine south of range twenty Two, West, in the District of Lands subject to sale at Washington Arkansas, containing Forty Acres - Signed April 15, 1837 - listed as Joshua O, on Ar CD land records
    LAND PATENT - Pre-emption certificate - (40 ACRES) - JOSHUA ELKINS certificate 2750, Land office Washington, Ar, Act of 24 April 1820, Northwest quarter of the South West quarter of Section twenty-two, in township 9, south of range twenty-two west, in the districts of Lands, subject to sale at Washington, AR containing 40 acres. Signed August 10, 1837 - listed as Joshua H on AR CD land records- to be a pre- exemption cert., LAND PATENT (40 ACRES) - JOSHUA ELKINS assignee of Robert Henry Conway- certificate 2890 North west quarter of the South west quarter of section 15, in township nine south of range twenty-two west, in the district of Lands, subject to sale at Washington, AR containing forty Acres Signed August 10, 1837 - Listed as Joshua B. on AR CD land records


    1850 Census
    Name: Joshua Eskins [Joshua Elkins]
    Age: 58
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1792
    Birth Place: South Carolina
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850(City,County,State): Elkin, Clark, Arkansas
    Members of Household:
    Elkins, Joshua 58 M Farmer South Carolina
    Elkins, Elender 55 F South Carolina
    Simpson, Polly 24 F Arkansas
    Elkins, Ralph 20 M Arkansas
    Elkins, Ellen 14 F Arkansas
    Lisenby, Thomas M. 12 M Arkansas
    Lisenby, John M. 8 M Arkansas
    Lisenby, John M. 24 M Illinois

    Joshua died sometime between March 1854 when he shows up in a law suit involving William Elkins and Jester Cornelious and January 22, 1855 when there is a deed of bargain among the heirs to Elizabeth Elkins Cornelius' estate and Elendor but not Joshua Elkins listed in the bargain. (Source: http://files.usgwarchives.net/ar/clark/bios/elkins.txt)


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    CLARK CO AR., SHERIFF'S CENSUS 1829
    Antoine TWP Joshua Elkins
    1 male 21-45
    4 males under 14
    2 females above 14
    3 females under 14

    1830 Census for Clark Co., Antoine Tnshp, AR
    Head of Household: Joshua Elkins
    Males in Household: 2 (0-4), 1 (5-9), 1 (15-19), 1 (30-39)
    Females: 1 (0-4), 1 (5-9), 1 (10-14), 1(15-19), 1 (30-39)

    CENSUS - 1840 Clark Co Ark p 109 Antoine Township (11 in household)
    Joshua Elkins
    1 male 5 to 10
    1 male 10 to 15
    2 males 15 to 20
    1 male 30 to 40
    1 male 40 to 50
    1 female under 5
    1 female 5 to 10
    1 female 10 to 15
    1 female 15 to 20
    1 female 40 to 50

    CLARK CO., AR - GUARDIANSHIPS
    July 1844 Joshua Elkins (replacing Thos. McLaughlin who has moved out of county). Nancy Bittick (insane). p 158-159, 168


    LAND PATENT (40 ACRES) - JOSHUA ELKINS certificate #1551, Clark Co., AR, Land office of Washington- Act of congress April 1820, South west quarter of the South West quarter of section 15 in Township nine south of range twenty Two, West, in the District of Lands subject to sale at Washington Arkansas, containing Forty Acres - Signed April 15, 1837 - listed as Joshua O, on Ar CD land records
    LAND PATENT - Pre-emption certificate - (40 ACRES) - JOSHUA ELKINS certificate 2750, Land office Washington, Ar, Act of 24 April 1820, Northwest quarter of the South West quarter of Section twenty-two, in township 9, south of range twenty-two west, in the districts of Lands, subject to sale at Washington, AR containing 40 acres. Signed August 10, 1837 - listed as Joshua H on AR CD land records- to be a pre- exemption cert., LAND PATENT (40 ACRES) - JOSHUA ELKINS assignee of Robert Henry Conway- certificate 2890 North west quarter of the South west quarter of section 15, in township nine south of range twenty-two west, in the district of Lands, subject to sale at Washington, AR containing forty Acres Signed August 10, 1837 - Listed as Joshua B. on AR CD land records


    1850 Census
    Name: Joshua Eskins [Joshua Elkins]
    Age: 58
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1792
    Birth Place: South Carolina
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850(City,County,State): Elkin, Clark, Arkansas
    Members of Household:
    Elkins, Joshua 58 M Farmer South Carolina
    Elkins, Elender 55 F South Carolina
    Simpson, Polly 24 F Arkansas
    Elkins, Ralph 20 M Arkansas
    Elkins, Ellen 14 F Arkansas
    Lisenby, Thomas M. 12 M Arkansas
    Lisenby, John M. 8 M Arkansas
    Lisenby, John M. 24 M Illinois

    Joshua died sometime between March 1854 when he shows up in a law suit involving William Elkins and Jester Cornelious and January 22, 1855 when there is a deed of bargain among the heirs to Elizabeth Elkins Cornelius' estate and Elendor but not Joshua Elkins listed in the bargain. (Source: http://files.usgwarchives.net/ar/clark/bios/elkins.txt)
  • Birth: 1792 in South Carolina
  • Death: BET 1854/1855 in Clark County, AR



    Father: Living
    Mother: Living

    Marriage 1 Ellender MNU b: 1795 in South Carolina
    • Married:
    Children
    1. Has No Children Polly Elkins b: 1826 in Arkansas
    2. Has Children John W Elkins b: 1828 in Arkansas
    3. Has No Children Ralph Elkins b: 1830 in Arkansas
    4. Has No Children Ellen Elkins b: 1836 in Arkansas
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