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Greenville PROCTOR
Desire HAM
PLEASE NOTE:  Secondary sources are confusing our subject with an older Greenville PROCTOR (1791-1852), the one who married Elizabeth and lived in Kentucky.  These are two different men.
Husband:  Greenville PROCTOR
Birth:  1811/2, KY
Death apparently:  1870-80
Occupation:  farmer
Father:  William PROCTOR
Mother:  Elizabeth __?__, b. 1780-90

His parents might be the William PROCTOR & Elizabeth MILLS who married 16 Feb 1808 in Shelby Co., KY. 

Marriage:  15 Aug 1833, Putnam Co., IN
Wife:  Desire / Desiah HAM
Birth:  1811/2, KY
Death apparently:  1870-80
Occupation:  homemaker
Sister:  Mary HAM, b. 1818/9, KY
Father:  Mr. HAM
Mother:  Charlotte __?__, b. 1874/5, VA
Children born in IN, presumably in either Montgomery Co., IN, or Putnam Co., IN:
1.  (Daughter A) PROCTOR, b. 1833-35; either married or deceased by 1850
2.  Edna "Edney" Katherine / Catharine PROCTOR, b. 1837/8
3.  Sarah "Salley" A. PROCTOR, b. 1843/4
Keywords for search engines:  genealogy; USA, US, United States, Indiana, Kentucky, Virginia

Sources (n.b., Putnam and Montgomery Cos. are adjacent):

1a.  Jordan R. Dodd, ed.  1993.  Illinois/Indiana Marriages:  Early to 1850.  Liahona Research, Orem, UT (Broderbund CD-228):
Proctor, Greenville Ham, Desiah 15 Aug 1833 Putnam

1b.  Jordan R. Dodd, ed.  1993.  Kentucky Marriages:  Early to 1850.  Liahona Research, Orem, UT (Broderbund CD-229):
Proctor, William Mills, Elizabeth 16 Feb 1808 Shelby Co.

2.  1840 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #12-13 of 15; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
1840 IN Montgomery Co. Brown Twp. Roll 100 pp. 201A-201B/697-698 Ln. 26 Greenville Proctor 000 010 - 110 010 0100000
These data indicate:
No. & Sex Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 male 20-29 1810-1820 = Greenville (b. 1811/2)
1 female 4 or under 1835-1840 = Edna (b. 1837/8)
1 female 5-9 1830-1835 = Daughter A
1 female 20-29 1810-1820 = Desire (b. 1811/2)
1 person employed in agriculture
Listed three lines from Greenville's presumed mother, Widow Elizabeth PROCTOR (æ 50-60).

3.  1850 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #23 of 29):  Franklin Twp., Putnam Co., IN, Roll M432_167, p. 385A, 363/363, enumerated 27 Aug 1850, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1850 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
Green Proctor 38 M   Farmer   Ky
Desire   " 38 F       "
Edney K  " 12 F       Ind
Sally A  "  6 F       "
Charlotte Ham 75 F       Va
Mary       " 31 F       Ky
Listed three households from Robert CLEVELAND (æ 56, b. KY, wife Elizabeth).

4.  1860 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #43 of 46):  Bainbridge P.O., Rupell Twp., Putnam Co., IN, Roll M653_291, p. , PN 85, 630/599, enumerated 10 Jul 1860, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1860 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
Granvil Proctor 49 M     400 200 Ky
Desire     " 49 F         "
Catharine  " 21 F         Ind
Sarah      " 17 F         "
Emma Hickman  5 F         "

5.  1870 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #13 of 117):  Crawfordsville P.O., Union Twp., Montgomery Co., IN, Roll M693_345, p. 216A, PN 13, 102/101, enumerated 15 Jul 1870, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1870 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
Proctor Greenville 58 M W Tollgate Keeper   100.00 Kentucky
_______ Deziah 59 F W Keeps house     Kentucky
_______ Sarah 23 F W at home     Indiana

6.  1880 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  not found.

7.  Messages posted to the Proctor Family Genealogy Forum (online at GenForum.com).  See especially Message #3291.

8.  LDS.  Family Search: Internet Genealogy Service: Pedigree Resource File (index to CDs, online at FamilySearch.org).  Over a dozen files have been submitted here by Andrea Marie NOWLIN, all of which incorrectly show our subject as the Greenville PROCTOR (1791-1852) who died in Kentucky.

9.  WorldConnect / Ancestry World Trees (online at RootsWeb.com/Ancestry.com).  Numerous files here also contain the mix-up of the two Greenville PROCTORs.

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