Person:Hector Maxwell (2)

Hector Maxwell
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Name Hector Maxwell
Gender Male


Hector Maxwell: Biographical Information

Hector Maxwell's father, Tim is no longer in the household by 1920. His mother, Susan is now listed as head of household. Tim Maxwell was 25 years older than his wife Susan and may have died. Hector is now 14 years old. Family oral history stated that Hector was a junior but that appears to be incorrect. Oral tradition also names Justine as Hector's mother. Justine is enumerated as his sister who is 5 years older than Hector.

Name: Hector Maxwell

Home in 1920: Saint Pauls, Charleston, South Carolina

Age: 14 years

Estimated Birth Year: abt 1906

Birthplace: South Carolina

Relation to Head of House: Son

Father's Birth Place: South Carolina

Mother's Name: Susan

Mother's Birth Place: South Carolina

Marital Status: Single

Race: Black

Sex: Male

Household Members: Name Age

Susan Maxwell 45

Jestine Maxwell 19

Isaac Maxwell 17

Hector Maxwell 14

Abraham Maxwell 12

Titus L Maxwell 8

Charles Maxwell

Marie Maxwell 2

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This page is part of a groundbreaking research project to rediscover the family lineages of enslaved people on Drayton family plantations in Barbados and the United States. To read more about this historic research, please visit the article below:

Genealogy of Enslaved Communities on Drayton Family Plantations: A Research Project Sponsored by the Magnolia Plantation Foundation of Charleston, SC

  1.   1920 Cenus of the United States.

    Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Saint Pauls, Charleston, South Carolina; Roll: T625_1686; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 72; Image: 985.