Family:Widney, James Henderson (1808-1889)
He married, 18 Dec 1834, Sharpsburg, KY, Ann Elizabeth Adams Tydings, daughter of Richard H. and Eliza Alexander Lawyer (Adams) Tydings. She was born 19 Jun 1818, VA, and died 20 Jul 1842, Sharpsboro, KY.
In 1850 he was listed as a dagueman, indicating that he was a daguerreotype photographer.
Children of James Henderson2 and Ann Elizabeth Adams (Tydings) Widney:
i. Mary E.3 Widney, b. ca. 1836, KY; m. William T. Smith, of Owensboro, KY, and Nashville, TN. ii. Emala L. Widney, b. ca. 1839, KY; m. Julius M. Spicer, of Nashville, TN. iii. Charles Tydings Widney, b. 2 Dec 1841, Sharpsboro, KY; m. Alice Christine Weis.
- 1840: not found.
- 1850, First District, Breckinridge Co., KY:
28 29 Richard Tydings 27 M - Mcht PA Charles B. " 18 M - Druggist KY Joseph M. " 13 M - " James H. Widney 38 M - Dagueman PA Mary E. " 14 F - KY Emala L. " 11 F - KY Charles T. " 8 M - KY
173 173 James H. Widney 51 M W Gentleman Pennsylvania Charles T. " 18 M " Med. Student Kentucky
283 268 Spicer, Julius M. 41 M W Tobacco Dealer $6000 $600 Virginia Male citizen over 21 -----, Emma L. 31 F W At home Kentucky -----, Ella 7 F W At home Do -----, Annie 5 F W At home Do -----, Lavira 2 F W At home Do -----, Laura 20 F W At home Virginia Widney, James H. 61 M W Clothing Merchant $2000 Pennsylvania Male citizen over 21 Followay, Martha 15 F B Nourse Kentucky Illiterate -----, Mary 25 F B Domestic Servant Do Illiterate -----, Mary 5 F B At home Do
2017 Cass Avenue C. T. WIDNEY 39 Self M M W KY Physician PA VA Alice P. WIDNEY 36 Wife F M W KY MD VA Frank T. WIDNEY 7 Son M S W KY KY KY Charles C. WIDNEY 5 Son M S W MO KY KY Glover WIDNEY 3 Son M S W MO KY KY Alice WIDNEY 9M Dau F S W MO KY KY James H. WIDNEY 73 Fath M - W PA WALES WALES Anna KANE 42 Oth F W W IRE Servant IRE IRE Thomas ALLEN 33 Oth M S W ENG Servant ENG ENG Louis CIPHER 19 Oth M S W MO Servant GER GER Hannah MALONEY 25 Oth F S W IRE Servant IRE IRE Sarah MC CORD 30 Oth F S W IRE Servant IRE IRE
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