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Notes for John Henry Pickett and Mary Ann Rennick

1850 Isaiah and wife Nancy Picket lived in Jackson Twp, Darke County, Ohio with John (age 16 born South Carolina), farmer; Charles (age 9, born Ohio); I.C. (age 23, born South Carolina), farmer; and Mary (age 26)(plausibly daughter-in-law Mary Marquis married to Isaiah C) born Ohio. [1] [2]

1856 John Pickett lived in Kansas according to a letter between two of his brothers.

John Henry Pickett was a farmer and freightor.

1860 John H Pickett (age 25, born in Ohio) lived in McGhee, Kansas Territory, in a household with Mary A Pickett (age 17). [3]

1860 William Renick Pickett, son of John Pickett (born North Carolina) and Mary Renick (born Iowa), was born on August 10, 1860, in Columbus, Kansas. [4]

1880 Mary A Pickett (age 37, born Indiana) lived in Drywood, Bourbon County, Kansas with children William (age 19), Edward (age 17), Bertha (age 13), Flora B (age 11), Lucy (age 9), Euphrany (age 6), and John (age 3), all born in Kansas. [5] [6]

1881 After John H. Pickett's death, on October 31, Mrs. Mary Ann Rennick Pickett married John M. Cartwright in Columbus, Cherokee County, Kansas. Calvin Cartwright was born about 1882 in Kansas to John M. & Mary Ann Rennick Cartwright. [7]

1885 John Curtwright (age 35) and Mary Curtwright (age 40) lived in Columbus, Cherokee County, Kansas with children Flora Pickett (age 15), Lucy Pickett (age 13), Phoeba Pickett (age 11) and John Pickett (age 6). [8]

1885 Bertha J. Pickett (age 18) lived in the household of Robert A Craig in Winfield, Cowley County, Kansas. [9]

1891 A Civil War pension record, dated December 15 and filed in Kansas, named Mary A Curtright as the widow of John H. Pickett. [10]

1900 J M Curtright (age 51, born in Jan 1849 in Illinois), married in 1882, lived in Sherman Twp, Crawford County, Kansas, in a household with Mary A Curtright (age 55, born Indiana, both parents born in Kentucky) and step-son John H Pickett (age 22). J M Curtright's father was born in Ohio and his mother was born in Kentucky. [11]

Research Notes:

John H. & Mary Ann Rennick Pickett had 7 children born to them--William Rennick Pickett, 10 Aug 1860 Girard, Crawford County, Kansas-7 Jan 1935 Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, UT; Edward Pickett,2 Sep 1863 Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas; Bertha Jane Pickett,22 Jun 1865 Girard, Crawford County, Kansas-30 Jun 1917; Flora Bell Pickett, 28 Mar 1868 Ottawa, Franklin County, Kansas; May Lucy Pickett, 16 May 1871 Fredonia, Wilson County, Kansas; Euphemia N. Pickett 3 Jan 1874 Winfield, Cowley County, Kansas and John Henry Pickett, Jr., 17 Aug 1877 Granby, Newton Co, MO-9 Apr 1956.


[1] United States Federal Census, 1850, [FamilySearchImage], [FamilySearchRecord].

[2] United States Federal Census, 1850, [AncestryImage], [AncestryRecord].

[3] United States Federal Census, 1860, [AncestryImage], [AncestryRecord].

[4] Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949, [FamilySearch Image], [FamilySearch Record].

[5] United States Federal Census, 1880, [FamilySearchImage], [FamilySearchRecord].

[6] United States Federal Census, 1880, [AncestryImage], [AncestryRecord].

[7] Kansas County Marriages, 1855-1911, [FamilySearch], [FamilySearch Record].

[8] Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925, 1885, [AncestryRecord], [AncestryImage].

[9] Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925, 1885, [AncestryRecord], [AncestryImage].

[10] U.S., Civil War Pension Index, [AncestryRecord], [AncestryImage].

[11] United States Federal Census, 1900, [AncestryImage], [AncestryRecord].