Charles Magee was born circa 1799 in South Carolina, United States to Philip Magee (c1768-1826) and Mary Butler (c1774-1860) . He married Malinda Penny (c1805-c1879) 16 January 1827 in St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, United States. Notable ancestors include Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Charlemagne (747-814), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Alfred the Great (849-899), Rurik (c832-879). Ancestors are from the United States, England, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands, Spain, Portugal, Russia, Ukraine, Italy.

charles fought in the battle of new orleans, war of 1812, in capt. william bickham's comp. of the 12th and 13th regt. under major wright and col. thomas c. warner; winter of 1814/15.

he is found voting in st. tammany in 1833. appears in the 1830 (p. 76), 1850 ( p. 292) , 1860, sun (p.303) and1870 (1st ward, covington, p. 5) censuses here. was taxed 47 cents in 1865, st. tammany. he was given 160 acres of land and a pension of $8 per month.

an alexander magee (born circa 1819 la) was living with the family in the 1850 census. this must have been a younger brother or more likely his son from a previous marriage. (another possible son from this first marriage is david, born abt 1825; about the time his first wife, if there was one would have died.) also in the household in the 1850 census was a john montgomery, b. abt 1821 ireland, a school teacher, and his son, john, b. abt 1837, ireland.

value of real estate in 1870 = $200 value of personal estate = $125

malinda penny magee could not read or write, according to the census.

references: st. tammany p. marriage records, vol. 1, page 75. kinsmen all, by william


Offspring of Charles Magee and Malinda Penny (c1805-c1879)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Philip Magee (c1828) 1828 Washington Parish 24 January 1887 Hattiesburg, MS Sarah A. Ernest

Alexander Magee 28 March 1829 Louisiana 19 June 1910 Plainview, Washington Parish Melissa "Melicie" Morris

Louisa Magee (1836-1887) 10 December 1836 Washington Parish, Louisiana, United States 30 December 1887 St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, United States Hastings Ezell (c1830-bef1870)

Charles T. Magee 30 March 1835 Washington Parish 22 March 1912 St. Tammany Parish Margaret Permelia Watts

William Luke Magee 17 December 1868 4 January 1927 Sarah Alethia Pigott (1872-1946)

James H. "Jim" Magee 24 May 1844 Washington Parish 1917 St. Tammany Parish Lucy Ann Kaufman

Nancy Ann Magee 13 December 1840 St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, United States 2 October 1916 Blond, St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, United States James Flernoy "Fler" Fussell (1844-1931)


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