Elias P. Willbanks[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9]

Male 1840 - 1909


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  • Name  Elias P. Willbanks 
    Born  7 Jun 1840  Alabama, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  25 Mar 1909 
    Buried  Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Jackson, Alabama, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • (Research):
      - Alabama Marriage Collection, 1800-1969 about Elias P Wilbanks
      Name: Elias P Wilbanks
      Spouse: Neoma J Sample
      Marriage Date: 25 Sep 1870
      County: Jackson
      State: Alabama
      Performed By Title: Minister of the Gospel
      Performed by Name: James Cox
      Source information: Jordan Dodd, Liahona Research

      - Alabama Civil War Service Database {online}
      Ala Dept of Archives and History
      http://www.archives.alabama.gov/
      Last Name: Wilbanks
      First Name: Elias MI: P
      Enlistment Date: 1862/00/00
      Enlistment Information: Alabama, Stevenson. Private.
      Discharge Date: 1865/04/00
      Regimental Unit: Regiment
      Company Unit: H
      Remarks: Served under Captain J. H. Cowan; P.O. Address in 1909 Bolivior, Alabama; Age 61 years
      Authority: Pension Application Jackson County, 1909/08/20

      - Alabama Civil War Service Database {online}
      Ala Dept of Archives and History
      http://www.archives.alabama.gov/
      Last Name: Willbanks
      First Name: E MI: P
      Enlistment Information: Private.
      Regimental Unit: 55th Alabama Regiment
      Company Unit: F
      Co. Unit Name:
      Pension Rec: Yes
      Remarks: Pensioner: Naoma J. Willbanks, widow. Witnesses: T. T. Foster, William Smith.
      Authority: Alabama Pension 34648, Jackson County.

      - US Govt BLM has land transfer record for 1893 (note Willbanks spelling):
      Names Patentee: ELIAS P WILLBANKS
      Survey State: ALABAMA
      Acres: 161.38 Metes/Bounds: No
      Title Transfer Issue Date: 7/19/1893
      Land Office: Huntsville
      Cancelled: No Mineral Reservations: No
      Authority: May 20, 1862: Homestead EntryOriginal (12 Stat. 392)
      Document Numbers Document Nr.: 8233 Misc. Doc. Nr.: 15238
      Accession/Serial Nr.: AL4180__.151 BLM Serial Nr.: AL NO S/N
      Comments: ADD APLN #19254
      {Spelled Willbanks on GIF image of original document for above}

      - 1870 Jackson Co Ala Census, Stevenson, Dist. 3, Subdiv. 1, p. 21 has:
      Willbanks, E P, 26 MW "work on farm" Ala ~1844
      ...in the household of A A & Caroline Grider.

      - 1880 Jackson Co Ala Census, Beat 3, Dist 99 {entire hh bAla}
      Willbanks, Elias, WM, 35 ~1845
      ________, Naoma, WF, 33, wife ~1847
      ________, Alford, WM, 10, son ~1870
      ________, Robert, WM, 7, son ~1873
      {Next door to Levy and Francis Sampley, Naoma's parents.}

      - 1880 Jackson Co Ala Census, Dist. 98 {must have moved}
      Woolbanks, Elias, WM 37 -- rock_mason Ala/--/Tenn ~1843
      ___, Naoma J, WF 29 wife Ala/Geo/Geo ~1851
      ___, Alfred D, WM 8 son Ala/Ala/Ala ~1872
      ___, Robt L, WM 7 son Ala/Ala/Ala ~1873
      {Next door to Levi & Francis Samples, Naoma's parents.}

      - 1900 Jackson Co Ala Census, Bolivar, Dist 21 {entire hh bAla}
      Willbanks, Elias, head, WM, June 1840
      ________, Naoma, wife, WF, June 1849
      ________, Alfred D., son, WM, single, Nov 1872
      ________, Robert L., son, WM, single, Feb 1874

      - See Neoma notes for 1910 census.

      - Mt. Carmel Cemetery (Jackson Co Ala) has:
      Elias P. Wilbanks 6-7-1840 3-25-1909
      Pvt. Co. H. 55 Al. Vol. Inf. CSA

    Person ID  I508  msktree | Precise Family
    Last Modified  28 Apr 2015 

    Father  Laban Willbanks,   b. Abt 1801, either North Carolina or South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1870 and 1880 
    Mother  Jemima,   b. Abt 1803, South Carolina, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married  Bef 1828 
    Family ID  F235  Group Sheet

    Family (Spouse)  Naoma J. Sampley,   b. Jun 1849, Alabama, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1925, Stevenson, Jackson, Alabama, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  25 Sep 1870  Jackson, Alabama, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    >1. Alford David Willbanks,   b. Nov 1872, Jackson, Alabama, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1948, Stevenson, Jackson, Alabama, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Robert L. Willbanks,   b. Feb 1874, Jackson, Alabama, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1915
    Last Modified  19 Apr 2008 
    Family ID  F265  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Alabama Marriage Collection, 1800-1969 (Ancestry.com), Various, (Alabama Marriage Index, 1936-1969. Alabama Center for Health Statistics, Montgomery, Alabama. Dodd, Jordan R., et. al. Early American Marriages: Alabama to 1825. Bountiful, UT: Precision Indexing Publishers, 19xx. Hunting For Bears, comp. Alabama marriage information taken from county courthouse records. Dodd, Jordan R., comp. Early American Marriages: Alabama, 1800 to 1920. Database at Ancestry.com. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006.).

    2. [S41] Alabama Civil War Service Database, Alabama Department of Archives and History, (online access ADAH website http://www.archives.alabama.gov/civilwar/index.cfm, with updates through August 2009 or later.), Elias P. Wilbanks.

    3. [S41] Alabama Civil War Service Database, Alabama Department of Archives and History, (online access ADAH website http://www.archives.alabama.gov/civilwar/index.cfm, with updates through August 2009 or later.), E. P. Wilbanks.

    4. [S21] US Census - 1850 - Population Schedules, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, (Seventh Census of the United States, 1850. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850. M432, 1,009 rolls. Census images from Ancestry.com. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.), Jackson County, Alabama.

    5. [S22] US Census - 1860 - Population Schedules, United States of America, Bureau of the Census., (Eighth Census of the United States, 1860. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860. M653, 1,438 rolls. Census images from Ancestry.com. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.), Jackson County, Alabama.

    6. [S23] US Census - 1870 - Population Schedules, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, (Ninth Census of the United States, 1870. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration. M593, RG29, 1,761 rolls. Minnesota Census Schedules for 1870. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration. T132, RG29, 13 rolls. Census images from Ancestry.com. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2003.), Jackson County, Alabama.

    7. [S24] US Census - 1880 - Population Schedules, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, (Tenth Census of the United States, 1880. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1880. T9, 1,454 rolls. Census images from Ancestry.com. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc.), Jackson County, Alabama.

    8. [S28] US Census - 1900 - Population Schedules, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, (Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, 1854 rolls. Census images from Ancestry.com. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.), Jackson County, Alabama.

    9. [S15] Jackson Alabama Cemetery MegaFile, Various, (compilation computer file of cemetery transcriptions for Jackson County, Alabama, from the internet; available at JacksonCountyGenealogy discussion group, groups.yahoo.com, 2009), Mt. Carmel Cemetery.


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