Generation No. 1

 1.  Nicholas Tesseneer was born in England, and died in Union County, South Carolina.  He married Margaret Henrietta Felbach, daughter of Wilhelm Felbach and Maria Felbach.
 
Child of Nicholas Tesseneer and Margaret Felbach is:
+ 2 i. Nicholas Jr.(Kuckles) Tesseneer, born 1785 in Union County, South Carolina; died Abt. February 1877 in Rutherford Co, NC.
 

Generation No. 2

 2.  Nicholas Jr.(Kuckles) Tesseneer (Nicholas) was born 1785 in Union County, South Carolina, and died Abt. February 1877 in Rutherford Co, NC.  He married (2) Elizabeth(Lucy) Lawson January 26, 1825 in Rutherford County, North Carolina.
 
Children of Nicholas Jr.(Kuckles) Tesseneer are:
+ 3 i. James3 Tesseneer, born March 20, 1805 in Rutherford County, North Carolina; died March 01, 1883 in Forsyth County, Georgia.
 4 ii. Jeremiah Green Tesseneer, born 1807.
 5 iii. Dillia Tesseneer, born 1810.
 6 iv. Nancy Tesseneer, born 1813.
 7 v. William Thomas Tesseneer, born 1814.
 8 vi. David Tesseneer, born 1817.
 9 vii. Unicy Tesseneer, born 1819.
+ 10 viii. Jackson Tesseneer, born 1821.
 11 ix. George Tesseneer, born 1824.
 
Children of Nicholas Tesseneer and Elizabeth(Lucy) Lawson are:
 12 i. Sarah3 Tesseneer, born 1825.
 13 ii. Malinda Tesseneer, born 1827.  She married Pritchard.
+ 14 iii. Joel Joseph Tesseneer, born 1829 in Rutherford Co, NC; died October 08, 1864 in Richmond VA.
 

Generation No. 3

 3.  James3 Tesseneer (Nicholas Jr.(Kuckles), Nicholas) was born March 20, 1805 in Rutherford County, North Carolina, and died March 01, 1883 in Forsyth County, Georgia.  He married (1) Caroline Nichols.  He married (2) Mary C. Mathis April 26, 1868 in Dawson County, Georgia.
 
Children of James Tesseneer and Caroline Nichols are:
 15 i. Francis Jefferson4 Tesseneer, born February 28, 1827 in Rutherford County, North Carolina; died 1828 in Rutherford County, North Carolina.
 16 ii. Soffiar Tesseneer, born January 20, 1829 in Union County, South Carolina.
 17 iii. James J. Jr. Tesseneer, born August 23, 1830 in Rutherford County, North Carolina.
 18 iv. Elizabeth T. Tesseneer, born March 20, 1832 in Rutherford County, North Carolina; died in Dawson County, Georgia.
+ 19 v. Nicholas Tesseneer, born January 05, 1834 in Union County, South Carolina; died March 25, 1862 in Civil War (CSA).
+ 20 vi. Jeremiah Green B. Tesseneer, born January 03, 1836 in Rutherford County, North Carolina; died June 23, 1877.
 21 vii. Esther Tesseneer, born November 17, 1837.  She married Tandy W. Turner October 11, 1865.
 22 viii. John Moses Tesseneer, born November 13, 1839 in Rutherford County, North Carolina; died September 01, 1862 in Civil War.  He married Mary M. Neighbors April 01, 1860.
 23 ix. Caroline Tesseneer, born August 17, 1841; died 1914.  She married (1) John Carlisle October 11, 1859.  She married (2) Wm. G. Davis Byrd July 18, 1866.  She married (3) Wm. G. Davis Byrd August 29, 1908.
 24 x. Margaret Tesseneer, born March 04, 1843 in Union County, South Carolina.  She married Bud Turner.
+ 25 xi. Jane Tesseneer, born March 04, 1843 in Union County, South Carolina; died September 30, 1925 in Cordell, Oklahoma.
 26 xii. Lucinda Mariah Tesseneer, born June 25, 1848 in Dawson County, Georgia; died June 17, 1930 in Harmon County, Texas.  She married John S. Slaton September 03, 1865.
 27 xiii. Mary Selena Tesseneer, born January 16, 1849.  She married John J. Sluder October 01, 1868.
 28 xiv. Hughbar C. Tesseneer, born July 15, 1850 in Dawson County, Georgia; died July 27, 1913 in Lower Hackleburg, AL.  He married (1) Martha E. Purcell March 24, 1867 in Dawson County, Georgia.  He married (2) Catherine Hill March 22, 1875.
 29 xv. Sarah L. Tesseneer, born February 12, 1860.  She married James H. Swafford January 02, 1875.
 
Children of James Tesseneer and Mary Mathis are:
+ 30 i. Nora Azalee4 Tesseneer, born October 1871 in Dawson County, Georgia; died December 1950 in Forsyth County, Georgia buried at Antioch Baptist Church..
+ 31 ii. Wiley Lawson Tesseneer, born March 08, 1870 in Dawson County, Georgia; died March 27, 1944 in Forsyth County, Cumming, Georgia buried at Coal Mtn. Cemetary.

 10.  Jackson Tesseneer (Nicholas Jr.(Kuckles), Nicholas) was born 1821.  He married Arzella.
 
Child of Jackson Tesseneer and Arzella ___? is:
 32 i. Ransom Columbus4 Tesseneer, born 1860.

 14.  Joel Joseph Tesseneer (Nicholas Jr.(Kuckles), Nicholas) was born 1829 in Rutherford Co, NC, and died October 08, 1864 in Richmond VA.  He married Cinderella Brooks November 19, 1846 in Rutherford Co, NC, daughter of Constantanople Brooks and Rutha Dailey.
 
Children of Joel Tesseneer and Cinderella Brooks are:
+ 33 i. Leander Tesseneer, born 1853; died Abt. 1928 in Rutheford Co, NC - Walls Baptist Church.
 34 ii. Benjamin Tesseneer, born Abt. 1848.
 35 iii. Margaret Tesseneer, born Abt. 1849.
 36 iv. Permelia Tesseneer, born Abt. 1851.
+ 37 v. Nancy Jane Tesseneer, born Abt. 1854.
 38 vi. Eliza Tesseneer, born Abt. 1856.
 39 vii. Nicholas Tesseneer, born Abt. 1859.
 

Generation No. 4

 19.  Nicholas Tesseneer (James, Nicholas Jr.(Kuckles), Nicholas) was born January 05, 1834 in Union County, South Carolina, and died March 25, 1862 in Civil War (CSA).  He married Mary E. Thompson June 28, 1853 in South Carolina.
 
Child of Nicholas Tesseneer and Mary Thompson is:
 40 i. James A. Tesseneer, born October 17, 1856; died April 21, 1942 in Lower Hackleburg.

 20.  Jeremiah Green B. Tesseneer (James, Nicholas Jr.(Kuckles), Nicholas) was born January 03, 1836 in Rutherford County, North Carolina, and died June 23, 1877.  He married Sarah Emma Purcell November 05, 1865.
 
Children of Jeremiah Tesseneer and Sarah Purcell are:
 41 i. Hugh Tesseneer, born Abt. 1875.
 42 ii. Lewis Tesseneer, born Abt. 1876.
 43 iii. Sarah Tesseneer, born Abt. 1878.

 25.  Jane Tesseneer (James, Nicholas Jr.(Kuckles), Nicholas) was born March 04, 1843 in Union County, South Carolina, and died September 30, 1925 in Cordell, Oklahoma.  She married James Jasper Slaton August 11, 1860.
 
Children of Jane Tesseneer and James Slaton are:
 44 i. George Slaton, born 1867.
 45 ii. Joseph Slaton, born 1869.
 46 iii. Jane Slaton, born 1872.
 47 iv. Walter Slaton, born 1874.
 48 v. Thomas Jackson Slaton, born March 22, 1876 in Dawson County, Georgia.  He married Myrtie Bennett.
 49 vi. Lillie Lucinda Slaton, born December 28, 1877 in Dawson County, Georgia.  She married Joel Crane.
 50 vii. Anna L. Slaton, born November 1880.

 30.  Nora Azalee Tesseneer (James, Nicholas Jr.(Kuckles), Nicholas) was born October 1871 in Dawson County, Georgia, and died December 1950 in Forsyth County, Georgia buried at Antioch Baptist Church..  She married Reuben Sanford Cruse January 04, 1900 in Forsyth County, Georgia, son of James Cruse and Frances Scoggin.
 
Children of Nora Tesseneer and Reuben Cruse are:
 51 i. Jewell Sanford Cruse, born March 09, 1901 in Forsyth County, Georgia; died January 05, 1961 in Milledgeville State Hospital, Baldwin County, Georgia.  He married Lona Lee Gunter December 19, 1920 in Forsyth County, Georgia.
 52 ii. William L. Cruse, born 1904 in Forsyth County, Georgia; died 1921 in Forsyth County, Georgia.
 53 iii. Mary Azalee Cruse, born 1908 in Forsyth County, Georgia; died July 07, 1951 in Milledgeville State Hospital, Baldwin County, Georgia.

 31.  Wiley Lawson Tesseneer (James, Nicholas Jr.(Kuckles), Nicholas) was born March 08, 1870 in Dawson County, Georgia, and died March 27, 1944 in Forsyth County, Cumming, Georgia buried at Coal Mtn. Cemetary.  He married Adaline C. Vernon.
 
Children of Wiley Tesseneer and Adaline Vernon are:
 54 i. Mattie Tesseneer, born January 08, 1885 in Georgia; died September 24, 1938 in Forsyth County, Cumming, Georgia Buried at Coal Mtn. Cemetary.  She married Charlie Mullinax.
 55 ii. Addie Tesseneer.
 56 iii. Dessie Tesseneer, born February 06, 1915; died May 28, 1973 in Forsyth County, Cumming, Georgia  buried at Coal Mtn Cemetary.  She married Belon Holtzclaw.
 57 iv. Ila Mae Tesseneer, born May 18, 1898; died April 19, 1968 in Forsyth County, Cumming, Georgia  buried at Coal Mtn Cemetary.
 58 v. Nettie Tesseneer.
 59 vi. Inez Tesseneer.
 60 vii. Alene Tesseneer.
 61 viii. Ellene Tesseneer.
 62 ix. Lonnie Sue Tesseneer.

 33.  Leander Tesseneer (Joel Joseph, Nicholas Jr.(Kuckles), Nicholas) was born 1853, and died Abt. 1928 in Rutheford Co, NC - Walls Baptist Church.
 
Child of Leander Tesseneer is:
 63 i. Gus Avant Tesseneer, born April 18, 1888 in Rutherford Co, NC; died August 06, 1920 in Cleveland Co NC.  He married Bertha Mae Bowen January 28, 1908 in Rutherford Co, NC.

 37.  Nancy Jane Tesseneer (Joel Joseph, Nicholas Jr.(Kuckles), Nicholas) was born Abt. 1854.  She married Solomon Poteat.
 
Child of Nancy Tesseneer and Solomon Poteat is:
 64 i. Minnie Lou  Poteat, born 1893.  


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