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Michael HARVEY
Piddire WEST
Note:  Both Michael and Piddire are said to have died in 1861, but I do not find them in the 1860 census.
Husband:  Michael HARVY / HARVEY
Birth:  1810, Wayne Co., Mississippi Territory now Covington Co., MS
Death apparently:  1850-60, Smith Co., MS
Occupation:  farmer
Father probably:  Thomas HARVEY, b. 1770-80
Marriage:
Wife:  Piddire / Pidire / Piddie Ire  WEST
Birth:  1810-15, Sumter Co., SC
Death apparently:  1850-60, Smith Co., MS
Occupation:  homemaker
Father:  William Nelson WEST (1775-1846)
Mother:  Elsie / Ailsey ROGERS (1785-1862)
Children:
born in either Covington Co., MS, or Smith Co., MS:
1.  Washington HARVEY, b. 1835 not the Washington H. HARVEY born in 1825 of Barnwell Co., SC, who moved to Columbia Co., FL
2.  (Daughter) HARVEY, b. ca. 1837; d. bef. 1850
3.  Elsie / Alcy Caroline HARVEY, b. 1838/9

born in Smith Co., MS:
4.  William Sumpter HARVEY, b. 9 Dec 1844; d. 20 Nov 1926, Brenham, Washington Co., TX

Keywords for search engines:  genealogy; USA, US, United States, Mississippi, South Carolina

Sources (n.b., Marion Co. was formed in 1811 from Amite, Wayne, and Franklin Cos.; Lawrence Co. was formed in 1814 from Marion Co.; Covington Co. was formed in 1819 from Lawrence and Wayne Cos.; Smith Co. was formed in 1833 from the Choctaw Nation):

1.  Marriage Record:

2.  1810 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  there was no Federal census in Mississippi, which did not become a state until 1817.

3.  Rov V. Jackson.  1999.  Mississippi [Territorial and State] Census [Index], 1805-1890.  Accelerated Indexing Systems, Provo, UT (online at Ancestry.com):  Thomas HARVEY appears earliest in the 1813 census of Marion County.

4.  1820 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  there is a Thomas HARVY (æ 26-44) in Covington Co., MS.

5.  1830 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #19-20 of 22; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
1830 MS Covington Co. Roll M19-70 p. 147 Ln. 2 Michael Harvey 000 100 - 000 100 no slaves
These data indicate:
No. & Sex Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 male 15-19 1810-1815 = Michael (b. 1810) 
1 female 15-19 1810-1815 = Piddire 
Listed next to widower Thomas HARVEY (æ 50-60), who is almost certainly Michael's father.  Michael has no slaves, but Thomas has five.

6.  1840 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #5-6 of 20; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
1840 MS Smith Co. Roll 217 pp. 228A-228B Ln. 23 Micheal Harvy 100 110 - 200 010 000000-110000 0200000
These data indicate:
No. & Sex Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 white male 4 or under 1835-1840 = Washington (b. 1835) 
1 white male 15-19 1820-1825 = ?
1 white male 20-29 1810-1820 = Michael (b. 1810)
2 white females 4 or under 1835-1840 = Caroline (b. 1838/9)
= Daughter
1 white female 20-29 1810-1820 = Piddire (b. 1810-15)
 
1 female slave 9 or under 1830-1840 = ?
1 female slave 10-23 1816-1830 = ?
2 persons employed in agriculture

7.  1850 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #30 of 74 indexed "Harney"):  Smith Co., MS, Roll M432_381, p. 340B, 170/170, enumerated 3 Sep 1850, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1850 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
Michael Harney? 40 M   Farmer 170 Miss
Pidire 30 F       SC
Washington 15 M   do   Miss
Caroline 11 F       "
William  6 M       "
Piddie appears to be fibbing about her age.

8.  1860 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  can't find.

9.  Rov V. Jackson.  1999.  Mississippi [Territorial and State] Census [Index], 1805-1890.  Accelerated Indexing Systems, Provo, UT (online at Ancestry.com):  Michael HARVEY of Smith County is found no later than 1850 (Piddire not at all).

10.  Public Member Trees (online at Ancestry.com).

11.  WorldConnect / WorldTree (online at RootsWeb.com/Ancestry.com).

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