Person:Samuel Painter (2)

Samuel Painter
m. 21 Jul 1812
  1. Samuel Oliver PainterAbt 1814 -
  2. Alstin Painter1815 - 1882
  3. James MacDonneed Painter1818 - 1901
  4. Malinda PainterAbt 1829 -
  5. Darcus PainterAbt 1834 -
  6. Mary PainterAbt 1840 -
Facts and Events
Name[1][2] Samuel Painter
Gender Male
Birth[3][4] 1793 North Carolina
Marriage 21 Jul 1812 Rutherford County, North Carolinato Elizabeth Swann
Death[5][6] Bef 1860 Walker County, Georgia

If in actuality Samuel is the father of Alstin and was born around 1793 in NC. There are three Painters in Rutherford Co., NC in the 1810 census Jacob 22001-12011 and Leonard 10100-20100 and George 00201-10101. Leading candidates would be Leonard or George due to son the right age.

1830 Census of Haywood County, North Carolina Samuel Panter 002001-100001

1840 Census of Haywood County, North Carolina p. 111 Samuel Panther 0000001-12101

1850 Census of Taylor County, Georgia p. 413 970-970 Samuel Painter 57 M Carpenter North Carolina

              Elizabeth             51   F                      North Carolina
              Malinda               21   F                      North Carolina
              Darcus                16   F                       North Carolina
              Mary                   10   F                       North Carolina
              William               10   M                       North Carolina

Samuel died sometime in the 1850's. After which, his wife and kids moved to Gilmer County. Apparently, Samuel and Elizabeth raised James M.'s son William.

1860 Census of Gilmer County, Georgia p. 12 87-86 Elizabeth Painter 61 F Seamstress North Carolina

          Darcus                   26   F                          North Carolina
          Mary                      19   F                          North Carolina

From a copy of a page from Gilmer Heritage: "He (James M. Painter) married young and around age 22 his wife (unknown) died giving birth to his first born son William J. born June 10, 1840. With family members and friends James with his baby in his arms traveled down to Georgia.

  His father and mother went on to the west to Walker Co. taking baby William with them.  While James and others went to the mountains of Gilmer Co. to look for land."
  1. Nina M. Bowman at
  2. Brent H. Holcomb. Marriages of Rutherford County, North Carolina 1779-1868
    p. 120.
  3. Nina M. Bowman at
  4. Painter.FTW.

    Date of Import: Jun 18, 1999

  5. Nina M. Bowman at
  6. Painter.FTW.

    Date of Import: Jun 18, 1999