1770- abt 1853
Jeremiah Wingate was born in North Carolina
abt 1770. He
married Elizabeth Browning of North Carolina in 1789.
He received a Land Grant for 200 acres on the Nassau
Spanish East Florida
in 1817. An act
of congress was passed in 1853 confirming his grant for his heirs, a
practice created to affirm the original land grants of settlers who
their grants from the Spanish Crown. His grant had been confirmed
the “Board of Commissioners” appointed to ascertain
claims and titles to land
The children of Jeremiah Wingate and
Elizabeth Browning were
Wingate 1790 – unknown.
He married Rachel abt 1819 in Nassau County, Florida. They had seven children.
1820-unknown; Eliza Wingate 1822-1880; Pharaba Wingate 1827-unknown;
Wingate 1831-unknown; Sarah Wingate 1833-unknown; Margaret Wingate
and Jeremiah Wingate 1840-unknown.
Wingate 1798 – 1860 He married Louisanna Tusy Hodge in Nassau County,
in 1821. They had
nine children: John
Wingate 1832-unknown; William Wingate 1834-unknown; Nathaniel Madison
1834-1863. He enlisted in the C.S.A. Company A, Florida Infantry
January 12, 1861. Mary Ann Wingate 1838-unknown; Isaac Newton Wingate
Julia Ann Eliza Wingate 1842-1935; Owen Christopher Wingate 1846-1935;
Wingate 1846-1888; Jane E Wingate 1846-1870; William Henry Wingate
He enlisted in the C.S.A 1st Florida Calvary, 1st
Wingate 1805 – 1879. He
Chanbers O’Neill in Nassau County, Florida in1829. They had seven children.
Wingate 1831-1904; Elizabeth Jane Wingate 1831-1883; William Thomas
1833-1861. He enlisted in the C.S.A. and died in Manassas,
on May 14, 1861. Margaret O’Neill Wingate 1838-1917; Cornelia
1841-1915; Emeline Wingate 1844-1906; Henry Browning Wingate 1848-1897.
Joel Wingate 1806
Wingate 1811 – 1863. He
served in the 3rd
Florida Infantry in the Civil War.
married Mary Ann Higginbotham abt 1839 and they had four children.
Wingate 1840-unknown; Thomas J Wingate 1844-unknown; Isaac Wingate
Sevia Caroline Wingate 1854-1930.
– 1886. He
married Jane O’Neill and they
had 9 children. Nathaniel
1830-1872; Owen T Wingate 1834-1861 died in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. He enlisted in the C.S.A.
on December 1, 1861
Company F, Florida Infantry, 8th Regiment.
1836-1912; James Henry Wingate 1839-1882; John M (A)Wingate 1842-1863.
enlisted in the Florida Infantry, 8th Regiment
and died at Gettysburg
in 1863. Sarah
Ann Wingate 1844-unknown; Margaret Amanda Wingate 1847-1889; Marie
1850-1914; Henrietta Wingate 1851-1904
VII. George Wingate 1818 –
Jefferson Wingate 1820 – 1863.
married Maria Wingate and they had 12 children. Louise Margaret Wingate
1832-1904; Cornelius Wingate 1840-abt 1910. He enlisted in the C.S.A on
12, 1861 Company F, Florida Infantry, 8th
Sarah Elizabeth Wingate 1844-1891;
1845-unknown; Joes Browning Wingate 1846-1903; Thomas Jefferson Wingate
1849-1910; William H Wingate 1849-1922;
Mary C Wingate 1850-1945; Elizabeth Wingate 1852-unknown;
1854-unknown; Florida Wingate 1856-1945; Nathan Wingate 1858-unknown.
Allen Wingate 1822
853. Feb. 6, 1853. CHAP. LV.-·An Act for the of the Heirs of
Jererniah Wingate. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of
States of America
in Congress assembled?. That the represerntatives of Title of mm.
Wingate, deceased, late of Florida, be, and they are hereby,
confirmed in their title to n. certain tract of land containing four
tcm1am" and twenty acres, lying on the north side of Naussa River, in
State of Florida, according to the pits and certificate of
survey made by l· George J. F. Clarke, dated the
second and twenty-third of
December [and the sixth of October, eighteen hundred and eighteen, now
in the public archives of East Florida, the said tract bein the same
to the said Jeremiah "Wingate during his lifetime on the fifteenth of
November, eighteen hundred and twenty-seven, by the “Board of
" appointed to ascertain claims and titles to land in 1824, sh, 164,,
Florida, pursuant to the act entitled "An act granting donations to
certain actual settlers in the Territory of Florida approved May
eighteen hundred and twenty-four; and that the Commissioner of the
Office, upon the presentation of the aforepmu; to said plats and
survey of said tract, issue a patent or patents MM- Howw for the same,
patent shall operate as a relinquishment only on the
°P°m°' pai; of the United
States. rrxzovmv, February 5, 1853. Feb. 5, 1853. CHAP
Record 1853 by