Civil War Pension
James B. McCormick
2) Had a brother named John McCormick. John had a wife , 3 girls, and 2 sons.
3) James and John both were in Civil War. His brother John was sent home seriously wounded were he died shortly before the birth of his 2nd son (Peter).- and his wife died giving Peter birth.
4) James B McCormick married Mary Cooper in
Knox Co,TN after the 1850 Census-
1850- James is in Knox Co,TN
1860 - Roane Co,TN- with wife Mary and 3 children
1870- Campbell Co,TN- with wife Mary- and 6 children
1880- Laurel Co,KY- with wife Mary and 7 children.
1890- Mary McCorimick filed as WIDOW for James McCormicks Pension.
No parents listed for James nor Mary
Listed as James B McCormack
Mary Ann Cooper
Mary Ann Cooper on her statement said she was born Knox Co,Tn- 5-30-1833
She was residing in 1887 in Altamont Laurel Co,Ky
She lists James died at Mershon X roads Kentucky-
( As written)
he died of Consumption of the bowels and piles.
She did not remarry.
Admits to living in Roane ,Campbell Co,TN,and Laurel Co,KY prior...
Also lists a Family bible record ( Copy of
Sussan ( as spelled in book) McCormick
James McCormick ( Spelled as McCormick)
On the pension request she admits to having
a son under 16 years of age and
he is Hains born- 4-22-1875
Mary has birthdate as 5-30-1833 on papers for
but on her marriage area of their bible she has it as 5-30-1832.
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