TRUMAN /JEANES /SYKES/SIKES
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civic records or mentions.
Richard TRUMAN (b:1795,s/o James,Philadelphia,PA -d:Sept.09,1822;Pensacola,Escambia,FL)
m: Martha JEANES (d:Aug.29,1822)=2 known children:
1)Rebecca TRUMAN (b:Apr 24,1819; probably in Phil.,PA) m: Mr.MALIN (of NJ);
2)William TRUMAN (d:1821/infant; Phil.PA).
His uncle, also a Richard TRUMAN (c1744-1813;Phil.,PA) m1(1775):Abigail ESTEY
C.1745-1775;Phil.,PA); m2:Rachel SYKES (b:c1750,d/o Thomas SYKES of
Charleston S.C. - d:1802,probably Phil.,PA)=4 known children:
1)Mary Sikes TRUMAN, 2)Isabella Bewley? TRUMAN, 3)Abigail TRUMAN,
4)James Sikes TRUMAN.
At DAR Library in Washington,DC, I located mention in Territorial Papers (v12pg290)
wherein TRUMAN & SYKES surnames sign onto letter re:Andrew (future president) JACKSON.
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