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Photographer: United Sates Census
Caption: Edgefield Co neighborhood of Martha Watson and Jacob Odom at the visit of George Washington
Additional Description: 1790 census, first column, with Jacob Odom at the time of Washington's visit in the first column. Martha has a full house in 1790 as well as 6 slaves. Her new husband Jacob Odom has moved in. She has her newly married daughter Mary and husband Ezekiel Perry. She has her 4 other Watson children, as well as her new baby Nancy Odum. Also in the first column is Mary Odum, 7 names above Jacob. In the second column in the middle is a William Odum (could be Jacob's brother Willis) and at the bottom is another Jacub Odom. This could be Jacob's nephew.
Submitted: April 14, 2008, by Susan Taylor Aldridge of Aiken, South Carolina.
Database Locator Identification Number: p21355
File Size: 0.727 Megabytes
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