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Matthew Gillespie Pickens
d.17 October 1841 Lamar County, Texas
m. 29 February 1776
  1. John G. Pickens1780 - 1871
  2. David Pickensabt 1785 - 1813
  3. William Hamilton Pickens1792 - 1872
  4. Matthew Gillespie Pickens1795 - 1841
  5. Elizabeth Ann Pickens1798 - 1850
  6. Margaret Jane 'Peggy' Pickens1800 - 1844
  7. James S. Pickens1800 - 1880
  • HMatthew Gillespie Pickens1795 - 1841
  • W.  Jane Richardson (add)
m. 1816
  1. Brittain Willis Pickens
  2. William Anderson Pickens1817 - 1860
  3. Ann J. Pickens1831 -
  4. Margaret E. Pickens1833 -
  5. Mary E. Pickens1835 -
  6. Elizabeth Pickens
  7. Matthew G Pickens
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Name Matthew Gillespie Pickens
Gender Male
Birth? 2 March 1795 Abbeville District, South Carolina
Marriage 1816 to Jane Richardson (add)
Death? 17 October 1841 Lamar County, Texas
References
  1.   He is the proved son of William Pickens. His father made a deed to him for land in Maury Co. TN in which he called him "my son". He deeded his land in Maury Co. to James C. Powell on Sep 27, 1821. He moved to Wayne Co. TN soon after. He bought land there ca. 1823. The census of 1830 shows him living in Wayne Co. At that time, he had seven (7) sons and no daughters. He moved to Tishomingo Co. MS about 1836, but sold his land there in 1838 and moved to Texas where hi died.