Philip Magee was born circa 1768 in Duplin County, North Carolina, United States to John Magee (c1742-c1802) and Sarah Ann Moore (c1745-1795) and died 1 February 1826 Covington County, Mississippi, United States of unspecified causes. He married Mary Butler (c1774-1860) 15 June 1787 in North Carolina, United States. Charlemagne (747-814)/s, Henry II of England (1133-1189)/s.

on the 1813 tax list marion-lawrence co., ms (160 acres, 4th class, 3rd quality, pearl river, 1 pole, 1 slave, $.26, $1.16 2/3)

1820 census, st. tammany par., la.

settled in la 1811 in isabell area on the bogue chitto river, along with his brother, william, and also benjamin parker, john talley, ebeneezer ford, jonathan taylor, john, charles and william galloway, and william bickham.

From Wikipedia: Magee is a city in Simpson County, Mississippi, United States. The population was 4,200 at the 2000 census and now stands at 5,019 as of Feb. 2007. It is part of the Jackson Metropolitan Statistical Area. The first white settlers in the area were Arthur Mangum and Phil Magee. Both entered the area around 1820. Pioneers from Virginia and the Carolinas followed, and in 1840 Willis Magee built a grist mill on Little Goodwater Creek, inside the present city limits.

From Marion County, MS Deeds and Court Records:

Take Phillip Magee on plea of trespass from Joseph Foreman for $90. 4th Monday of July, 1813.

Magee was indebted to Foreman for $46.81 1/4 cents worth of merchandise.


Offspring of Philip Magee and Mary Butler (c1774-1860)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Pherebe Magee (1788-aft1860) 1788 South Carolina, United States 1860 Washington Parish, Louisiana, United States James Bickham Corkern (1788-1838)
Anna Magee (1790-1857) 16 March 1790 South Carolina or North Carolina 1857 St. Tammany Parish John Talley (c1779-1834)
David Mizell (-1850)
Elizabeth Magee 11 November 1823 Washington Parish 28 May 1874 Washington Parish Thomas Carroll Bickham
John Magee (1791)
William Magee (c1792)
Robert Magee 1758
Dicey Magee
Solomon Magee (1795)
Catherine Magee
Barsheba Magee
Ester Magee
Seaborn Magee
Charles Magee (1799) 1799 South Carolina, United States 9999 St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, United States Malinda Penny (c1805-c1879)


Footnotes (including sources)

¶ Death
  • Buried Jaynesville Cemetery, Simpson Co., MS