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William Mangrum Land

William Mangrum Land[1]

Male 1828 - 1904  (75 years)

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  • Name William Mangrum Land  [2
    Nickname Judge 
    Born 25 Aug 1828  Gibson County, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6
    • WML's binder says that he was born in Gibson County, IN
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1848  [7
    teacher for 12 years after he returned from the war 
    Military Jan 1848  [7
    in the Spanish American War 
    • to fight in the Spanish American War in the 14th Company of the Infantry
    Military Aug 1848  [7
    with an honorable discharge 
    Census 1850  Johnson, Gibson, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Census 1860  Johnson, Gibson, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence 1 Jul 1863  Johnson, Gibson, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Age: 36 
    Residence 1864  Princeton, Gibson, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Misc 1868  Princeton, Gibson, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    became a member of the OddFellows Society 
    Occupation 1872  Princeton, Gibson, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    judge for the first time as a judge of the common pleas court for the 1st district of Indiana 
    Census 22 Jun 1880  Princeton, Gibson, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • Listed as Attorney
    Note
    • William Land was a judge in Gibson Co, Princeton, IN. He and his wife had nine children--only 5 survived. Judge Land served in the War with Mexico, practiced law in Princton beginning in 1857 and lived near Ft. Branch, IN. In 1864 he moved to Princeton

      William Land was a judge in Gibson Co, Princeton, IN. He and his wife had nine children--only 5 survived. Judge Land served in the War with Mexico, practiced law in Princton beginning in 1857 and lived near Ft. Branch, IN. In 1864 he moved to Princeton, IN where he continued to practice law. He is buried in the IOOF Cemetery at Princeton, IN.
    Occupation 1900  Princeton, Gibson, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    attorney with Land and Gamble 
    • He and James B. Gamble (son in law) were in law practice together. Their practice was called Land and Gamble
    Probate 27 Jan 1904  Gibson County, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Died 20 Apr 1904  Princeton, Gibson, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6, 13
    Cause: from pneumonia 
    Buried 20 Apr 1904  Princeton, Gibson, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Address:
    IOOF Cemetery 
    • Buried in the IOOF Cemetery outside of Princeton, IN.
    Person ID I1473  Master Tree | Land McElroy Ware Hamilton
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2021 

    Father Abraham Land,   b. 22 Jan 1781, Chester, South Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1844, Gibson County, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Sarah A. Edwards,   b. 1806, Rowan, North Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1861, Princeton, Gibson, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Married 16 Apr 1826  [15, 16
    • This marriage was previously listed as having happened in Maury County, TN, but no record of that marriage was found in the marriage records.
    Family ID F476  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Elizabeth June Harmon,   b. 25 Apr 1834, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1888, Princeton, Gibson, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 14 Nov 1850  Posey, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 7, 17
    • ||WML's binder reports his marriage date as 11/11/1850
    Children 
    +1. Mary Caroline Land,   b. 22 Oct 1851, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1880, Francisco, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
     2. Eunice Alavilad Frances Land,   b. 10 Jun 1854, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1855, Gibson County, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     3. Lucy Elizabeth Land,   b. 4 Jul 1856, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1865  (Age 8 years)
     4. William Henry Land,   b. 13 May 1858,   d. 1931, Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    +5. Silas Marion Land,   b. 6 Aug 1860, Fort Branch, Gibson, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1935, Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +6. Naomi June Land,   b. 8 May 1863, Posey, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +7. Jesse Blair Land,   b. 27 Feb 1865, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Shawnee Township, Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    +8. George Aylmer Land,   b. 20 Jun 1867, Princeton, Gibson, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Lineus Eckely Land,   b. 2 Oct 1871, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 1872, Princeton, Gibson, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 20 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F518  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Aug 1828 - Gibson County, Indiana, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1850 - Johnson, Gibson, Indiana, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1860 - Johnson, Gibson, Indiana, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Age: 36 - 1 Jul 1863 - Johnson, Gibson, Indiana, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1864 - Princeton, Gibson, Indiana, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMisc - became a member of the OddFellows Society - 1868 - Princeton, Gibson, Indiana, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - judge for the first time as a judge of the common pleas court for the 1st district of Indiana - 1872 - Princeton, Gibson, Indiana, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 22 Jun 1880 - Princeton, Gibson, Indiana, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - attorney with Land and Gamble - 1900 - Princeton, Gibson, Indiana, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 27 Jan 1904 - Gibson County, Indiana, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: from pneumonia - 20 Apr 1904 - Princeton, Gibson, Indiana, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    IOOF Cemetery - 20 Apr 1904 - Princeton, Gibson, Indiana, United States
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  • Photos
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    Information Page; This page is from WML's Land Family History Binder. It contains a typed note from WML describing the items.; Location: William M. Land's Binder; Date: 11 Jun 1999
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    Final letter written to Judge Land's son. Page 1

    Documents
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    Land/Biography/William Mangrum Land Biography article 2.jpg
    Land/Biography/William Mangrum Land Biography article 2.jpg
    Land/Biography/William Land biography article1.jpg
    Land/Biography/William Land biography article1.jpg

  • Sources 
    1. [S1410] History of Gibson County Online Book.

    2. [S359] U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current.
      Richard Ives East Marker
      Richard Ives East Marker
      Rev. CW Merritt Headstone
      Rev. CW Merritt Headstone
      Peter and Vaneta Bagatelos Headstones
      Peter and Vaneta Bagatelos Headstones


    3. [S701] Land/McElroy Binder, Dad's Binder.

    4. [S772] History of Gibson County, Indiana (Book), viewed; 24 November 2017; p. 168 (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S484] U.S., Civil War Draft Registrations Records, 1863-1865, National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Washington, D.C.; Consolidated Lists of Civil War Draft Registration Records (Provost Marshal General's Bureau; Consolidated Enrollment Lists, 1863-1865); Record Group: 110, Records of the Provost Marshal General's Bureau (Civil War); Collection Name: Consolidated Enrollment Lists, 1863-1865 (Civil War Union Draft Records); NAI: 4213514; Archive Volume Number: 3 of 4.
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    6. [S384] Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011, Indiana Archives and Records Administration; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Death Certificates; Year: 1904; Roll: 05.
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      45232_356087-00153.jpg


    7. [S772] History of Gibson County, Indiana (Book), viewed; 24 November 2017; p. 18.

    8. [S365] 1850 United States Federal Census, Year: 1850; Census Place: Johnson, Gibson, Indiana; Roll: M432_147; Page: 121A; Image: 249.
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    9. [S1043] 1860 United States Federal Census, Year: 1860; Census Place: Johnson, Gibson, Indiana; Roll: M653_260; Page: 878; Family History Library Film: 803260.
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    10. [S706] 1880 Census - Indiana.

    11. [S707] William (Judge) Mangrum Land's Decendants.

    12. [S904] Indiana, Wills and Probate Records, 1798-1999, Will Records, 1813-1926; Author: Indiana. Circuit Court (Gibson County); Probate Place: Gibson, Indiana.
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      007664759_00319.jpg


    13. [S773] Judge William Land's Obituary, Death at Princeton of Judge William M. Land; obituary; 21 April 1904; obituary; viewed; 24 November 2017.
      Judge Wm. Land's Obituary
      Judge Wm. Land's Obituary
      Found online


    14. [S707] William (Judge) Mangrum Land's Decendants (Reliability: 2).

    15. [S705] Marriages of Maury County, Tennessee, 1808-1852.

    16. [S785] Millennium File - Ancestry.com, 7 January 2018; Abraham Land.

    17. [S774] Indiana Marriages MyHeritage Database, 24 November 2017; marriage record; Elizabeth Jane Harman & William M. Land; Country: USA; State: Indiana; Folder: 4263829; Film: 549431; Image: 160.