Maxcy, James


17 Nov. 1791–21 Sept. 1878. Deputy sheriff, city marshal, constable. Born in Prince Edward Co., Virginia. Son of Joel Maxcy and Susan Davis Hill. Moved to Warren Co., Kentucky, ca. 1798. Served in War of 1812. Married Mariah Cook, 30 Dec. 1815, at Warren Co., Kentucky. Lived in Bowling Green, Warren Co., 1820. Moved to Springfield, Sangamon Co., Illinois, 1834. Elected Tyler of Masonic lodge, 20 Apr. 1839, at Springfield. Served as deputy sheriff of Sangamon Co., by 1841. Died in Springfield.