Asa Boswell

Submitted by Christy Jones

Asa Boswell married Winnie Stinson daughter of Burwell Stinson, March 24, 1822 Clarke County, AL. Both Asa Boswell and Burwell Stinson are in Lauderdale County, MS tax roll of 1835. On Aug. 8, 1835 Asa Boswell was a Justice of the Peace for the Alamucha area of Lauderdale County, MS.

Burwell Stinson married Martha Patsey Jones in Ogelthorpe County, GA on June 13, 1806 and both are buried in the Stinson cemetery in Lauderdale County, MS. Martha Patsy Jones is the daughter of William Jones born in Wake County, NC. Her nephew William Jones (son of Edward Jones) also lived in Lauderdale County, MS and married Julia Ann Scarborough, daughter of Frederick and Marion Scarborough. Another of Burwell's daughter's Sarah Stinson married her first cousin, as Martha Patsey Stinson the first wife of Frederick Scarborough was Burwell's sister, Sarah Stinson married Silas Scarborough April 28, 1830 in Clarke County, AL.

The children of Asa Boswell and Winnie Stinson were:

Joseph Henry Boswell born 1824
Elbert Boswell born 1829
Elizabeth Boswell born 1837
Julia Boswell birth year unknown
Asa Boswell Jr born 1839
Mary Boswell born 1826