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64. Samuel R.6McAlister (Susannah5Sims, William4, Bruster3, Edward2, William1), was born 10 March 1825, Washington County, Tennessee, died 17 February 1889, Adairsville, Bartow County, Georgia. He married 27 October 1853, Rutherford County, North Carolina, to Jane King,[659] born 8 March 1835, North Carolina, died 22 November 1910. They are buried in Oothcalooga Baptist Church Cemetery, Adairsville, Bartow County, Georgia.[660]

A tribute of respect to S. R. McAlister by the Adairsville Lodge Number 168, F. & A. M. was published on The Courant American, Cartersville, Georgia, 21 February 1889.[661]

Samuel R. McAlister lived with his parents in Washington County, Tennessee, in 1850. His mother, Susan Sims McAlister, and his sister, Caroline McAlister, lived with him in Washington County, Tennessee, in 1860.[662] Samuel lived in Washington County, in 1870[663] and 1880.[664]



[659] Rutherford County, North Carolina, Marriage Records. Samuel R. McAlister to Jane King, 27 October 1853.

[660] Bartow County, Georgia, GenWeb. Tombstone photographs, Oothcalooga Baptist Church Cemetery, Adairsville, Georgia, from I-75, exit Highway 140 to Adairsville. Turn right on Highway 41. The church and cemetery are ½ mile on the left on a hill. S. R. McAlister, born 10 March 1825, died 17 February 1889, Masonic emblem, broken stone. Jane King McAlister, wife of S. R. McAlister, born 8 March 1835, died 22 November 1910.

[661] Bartow County, Georgia, GenWeb, Laurel Baty, transcriber. S. R. McAlister, The Courant American, Cartersville, Georgia, 21 February 1889, p. 4, for Brother S. R. McAlister by Adairsville Lodge No. 168, F. & A. M.

[662] 1860 U.S. Census, Washington County, Tennessee, p. 155, #357/357, District 3, P.O. Broylesville. McAlister, Samuel R., age 35, farmer, $10,000/$8,000, born Tenn.; Jane, age 25, born N.C.; Tennessee, age 5, male, born Tenn.; James, age 3, born Tenn.; Charley McAlister, age 4/12, born Tenn.; Richard Humphreys, age 66, physician, $3000, born Va.; Susan McAlister, age 67, born Va.; Caroline McAlister, age 30, born Tenn.; Ellen King, age 12, born N.C.

[663] 1870 U.S. Census, Washington County, Tennessee, p. 196, #82/85, District 3, P.O. Millwood and Freedom. McAllister, Saml., age 45, farmer, $8000/$1000, born Tenn.; Jane, age 35, born N.C.; Tennessee, age 14, female, born Tenn.; James, age 12; Charley, age 10; Fannie, age 7; Osea, age 4, male; James?, age 2; Saml. R., age 2/12, all above are white; and Saml. P. McAllister, age 22, black.

[664] 1880 U.S. Census, Washington County, Tennessee, S.D. 1, E.D. 29, Sheet 40, 3rd District. McAlister, Sam, age 55, born Tenn. Tenn. Va.; Jane, age 45, wife, born N.C. N.C. N.C.; Charlie, age 20, son, born Tenn. Tenn. N.C.; Fannie, age 17, dau.; Carrie, age 12, dau.; Rhea, age 10, son; Mabel, age 7, dau.; Wm., age 5, son; Roscoe, age 3, son. All white.

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