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1. James Workman was born in 1763 in York Pennsylvania. He died on Feb 25 1841.

Soldier in the "Fight for Independence" payroll list of
Pittsburgh, 4 Oct1815, Captain Abraham Teagarden's
company, lists privates William andJames Workman. Romney,
Hampshire Co., Virginia payroll list of CaptainWilliam
Hancher's Company. Private James Workman listed under
SergeantsPatrick Quigly, Reese Bowen and David Wilson.


James married Nancy Hewett . Nancy was born in 1765 in Giles County Virginia. She died on Feb 25 1841 in Logan County Virginia..

They had the following children:

i. Mary Polly Workman was born in 1784 in Giles County Virginia.

ii. James Hewett Workman was born in 1785.

iii. Elizabeth Workman was born in 1787 in Tazewell County Virginia.
Elizabeth married George Mcneely on Jan 3 1812 in Kanawha County,Virginia.

iv. Joseph Workman was born on Jun 26 1790. He died on Aug 17 1879.

v. Abraham Workman was born in 1794.

vi. John Workman was born in 1799. He died in 1850.

vii. Squire T Workman was born in 1804 in Giles County Virginia.

viii. Isaac Workman was born in 1807 in Kanawha County,Virginia.

ix. Hannah Workman was born in 1814. She died in 1867.
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Most Common Workman First Names

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  • James 2.9%
  • William 2.7%
  • John 2.5%
  • Robert 2.2%
  • Charles 1.8%
  • Mary 1.6%
  • George 1.3%
  • Thomas 1.1%
  • David 0.7%
  • Richard 0.7%
  • Dorothy 0.7%
  • Joseph 0.7%
  • Harold 0.7%
  • Donald 0.6%
  • Helen 0.6%
  • Henry 0.6%
  • Ruth 0.6%
  • Walter 0.5%
  • Ralph 0.5%
  • Elizabeth 0.5%
  • Raymond 0.5%
  • Harry 0.5%
  • Roy 0.5%
  • Arthur 0.5%
  • Betty 0.5%
  • Paul 0.5%
  • Margaret 0.5%
  • Frank 0.4%
  • Anna 0.4%
  • Carl 0.4%
  • Clarence 0.4%
  • Edward 0.4%
  • Kenneth 0.4%
  • Jack 0.4%
  • Albert 0.4%
  • Samuel 0.4%
  • Fred 0.4%
  • Mildred 0.4%
  • J 0.4%
  • Michael 0.3%
  • Floyd 0.3%
  • Earl 0.3%
  • Florence 0.3%
  • Howard 0.3%
  • Herbert 0.3%
  • Ethel 0.3%
  • Martha 0.3%
  • Ernest 0.3%
  • Frances 0.3%
  • Gladys 0.3%

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