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Jehu Harlan lived in Pickens County, Alabama, in 1839; Greene County, Alabama, in 1842; in Maury County, Tennessee, in 1843; and Noxubee County, Mississippi, beginning in 1844. Jehu and his brother, William, lived together in 1850, Noxubee County, Mississippi.[563] Jehu lived in Noxubee County, in 1860[564] and 1880.[565]

Children of Jehu Harlan and Priscilla Tamer Hunter:[566]

     151.        i.   Sarah Elizabeth Harlan, born 27 October 1839, Pickens County, Alabama, died 5 August 1842, Greene County, Alabama.

     152.       ii.   William Elijah Harlan, born 22 May 1842, Pickens County, Alabama, died 28 August 1843, Maury County, Tennessee, buried in Hunter-Kittrell Cemetery, Reese’s Church Road, Maury County.[567]

     153.      iii.   Jehu Henry Jones Harlan, born 19 January 1844, Noxubee County, Mississippi, died 26 May 1844, Noxubee County, Mississippi.

     154.      iv.   John Wesley Harlan, born 1 September 1845, Noxubee County, Mississippi, died 23 July 1864, near Decatur, DeKalb County, Georgia. He was shot near Decatur, Georgia, was brought to East Point and died the next day. The body of John Wesley Harlan was brought from East Point, Georgia, to Macon, Mississippi, and buried in the Odd Fellows Cemetery, 14 January 1865.



[563] 1850 U.S. Census, Noxubee County, Mississippi, p. 230, #575/575. Harland, John, age 33, planter, $4800, born Tenn.; Prescella, age 28, born Tenn.; John W., age 5, born Miss.; William, age 32, planter, $2400, born Tenn.; Mary, age 21, born Tenn.; William H., age 5, born Miss.; Sarah E. Harland, age 2, born Miss.; William Shelly, age 29, overseer, born N.C.; Hugh Blair, age 29, born N.C.

[564] 1860 U.S. Census, Noxubee County, Mississippi, p. 872, #147/132. Harlan, Jehu, age 42, farmer, $28,000/$45,000, born Tenn.; Poucilla, age 37, born N.C.; John, age 14, born Miss.; Jos. Harlan, age 3, born Miss.; B. P. Baffaloe, age 24, male, overseer, born Ala.

[565] 1880 U.S. Census, Noxubee County, Mississippi, S.D. 2, E.D. 28, Sheet 30, Center Point. Harlan, Jehu, age 63, born Tenn. Va. Va.; Mary, age 52, wife, born Tenn. N.C. N.C.; Joseph, age 23, son, born Miss. Tenn. Tenn.; Harry, age 19, son, at school; Henry Harlan, age 19, stepson, at school; Nettie Hunter, age 19, niece, born Ala. S.C. S.C.; Isabelle Haigood, age 41, no relation. 

[566] Harlan bible, Maury County Cousins, Bible and Family Records, p. 689-691.

[567] Tombstone, Hunter-Kittrell Cemetery, Reese’s Church Road, Maury County, Tennessee. “William Elijah Harlan, born 22 May 1842, died 28 August 1843, son of Jehu and Priscilla Harlan.”

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