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Elizabeth Galbraith

Elizabeth Galbraith {1199}, daughter of Arthur Galbraith {1195} and Mary Sharp {1196} was born 4 April 1772 and married William Armstrong III {1216} on 11 August 17871.William was born 10 March 1757 in Augusta County, Virginia and died on 19 January 1835 in Hawkins County, Tennessee. He was the son of William Armstrong II, who was born in 1712 in Ireland, and came to America with his father in 1734. He married William III's mother, Mary Caldwell in Virginia. Elizabeth died 24 January 1831 and both she and her husband are buried in the New Providence Presbyterian Church Cemetery in Hawkins County.

1.Arthur Galbraith Armstrong2 {1258}, born 11 November 1788, died on 26 December 1827. He married Rachel Rogers.{3159}, on 13 April 1815 Rachel, born 16 May 1793, was the daughter of Joseph Rogers, the founder of Rogersville, and Mary Amis. Rachael died 26 Nov 1863.

1. Joseph R. Armstrong,7 {3160} born 7 August 1817, married Margaret "May" Woods Netherland {3164} 22 September 1840. Joseph died 16 October 1887 in Rogersville, Tennessee. Margaret was born 15 February 1822 in Kingsport, TN and died in Rogersville, on 30 December 1850.

1. Anne E. Armstrong, born 1842, {3165}. died in 1883, she married Nicholas Fain Powel, {3581}, he was born in 1840 and died in 1914.

1. Margaret Netherland Powel, {3582}

1. William Ashworth Jones, {3591}, born 1884, died 1978, married Jennie Louise Showalter, {born 1888, died 1968
1. Margaret Carolyn Jones, {3595} born 1909, died 1966, married John Mathews McNatt, {3599}
1. John Mathews McNatt, Jr. {3600}
2. Margaret Louise McNatt, {3601}, born in 1938 married Roger Moore, {3610}
1. Richard Moore, Jr. {3611}
2. William Moore, {3612}
3. John Moore, {3613}
2. Kantherine Jones, {3596}, born 1911, married Thomas Douglas Lamb, {3602}, Thomas died in 1980.
1. Katherine Louise Lamb, {3603},born in 1938, married Ray C. Ruark, {3614}
1. Katherine Louis Ruark, {3615}, married Norbert George Sonner, {3628}
2. Thomas Rives Ruark, {3616}, born 1963, married Donna Lynn Williams {3629}
3. Kirsten Lamb Ruark, {3617}, born in 1969, married Ira Walter Hutchinson, {3630}

3. Anna Louise Jones, {3597}, born in 1918, married Edca Blount, {3604}, Edca was born in 1918. 1.Bonnie Louise Blount, {3605}, born 1948, married James Franklin, Day, {3618} who was born in 1948 1.James Michael Day, {3619} was born in 1979
4. Dorothy Jean Jones, {3598}, born in 1920, married Robert Lawton Tollison, {3606}
1. Patricia Jean Tollison, {3607}, married James William Athon, {3620}
1. James William Athon, Jr., {3621}, born 1967
2. Patricia Jones Athon, {3622}, born 1970, married Edd Fuqua Jr.
1. Hanna Fuqua, born in 1990.
2. William Jones Tollison, {3608}, born in 1953, married Ruth Bagley Arnez, {3623}who was born in 1950
1. William Jones Tollison, 3624, born in 1982 2.
Victor Allen Tollison, {3625} born in 1983
3. Sherrie Ann Tollison, {3609}, born in 1959, married Geral McKinley Davis, {3626}
1. Britton McKinley Davis, {3627}, born 1982
2. Annie Albertine Jones, {3592}, born 1886, died 1978
3. Lila Powel Jones, {3593}, born 1888, died 1890
2. Eliza Ruth Powel, {3583}
3. Alice Rutledge Powel {3584}
4. Fannie Walker Powel, {3585}
5. George Powel {3586}
6. Joesph Rogers Powel, {3587}
7. Nicholas Fain Powell, {3588}
2. Elizabeth Armstrong {3162}married Samuel Pettibone {3166}
3. Louisiana Armstrong {3161}, married William D. Kenner, {3167}, 21 November 1841
4. Alice Armstrong {3163}, married 1st J. L. Fulkerson, {3168}, 2nd F. S. Heiskell
1. M. C. Fulkerson (Female), born 18394 {3169}
2. Arthur Fulkerson, born 1842, {3170}
3. Hampton Fulkerson, born 1845, {3171}
4. James Fulkerson, born 1847, {3172}
2. William Armstrong IV {1259}, born 10 June 1791, married Mary Young {1247}3 Mary was the daughter of Margaret Galbraith {1198} and was thus the first cousin of Wil- liam. Mary was born 19 November 1792 and died 17 March 1868. William died 26 August 1860. Both are buried in New Providence Cemetery.
1. Sarah H. Armstrong {3029} born 18 November 1817, died 10 July 1846.
2. Margaret V. Armstrong {3030} born 28 January 1820, died 16 December 1837.
3. Matilda Armstrong, {3035} born 16 August 1826, died 13 August 1832
4. Henry C. Armstrong,4 {3031} born 1837?, married Susan Miller {3037) 28 June 1841 1. Frederick Armstrong {3045}, born 1841
2. Mary Armstrong {3046}, born 1843
3. Peter Armstrong {3047}, born 1846
4. William Armstrong {3048}, born 1849
5. Alfred Armstrong {3032}, born 29 December 1823, died 29 July 1864. Buried NP married Elizabeth Leeper {3036} 16 October 1850.
6. Mary E. Armstrong {3033}, married Samuel Powell {3044}5
7 William Lyons Armstrong {3034}3 married Sallie Burem {3038}
1. Margaret Armstrong {3039}, born 26 December 1875, died 17 January 1957.
2. Edward Stuart Armstrong {3042}, born 16 November 1869, died 5 April 1903, married Ida Lyons {3043} born 1 December 1878, died 4 Jun 1953.
3. Annis R. Powell Armstrong {3040} born 27 September 1882, died 10 October 1882.
4. Julia Fitz Lee Armstrong {3041} born 30 September 1884, died 8 October 1894.
3. Clinton Armstrong, {1260} born 10 March 1793, moved to Kirkland, Missouri and died there in 1853. Clinton married a Lucy ??? and they had 2 children before their move to Missouri, both died as infants and are buried in New Providence Cemetery**
1. Newton Armstrong {3042} born 17 March 1821 died 21 June 1826.
2. Matilda Armstrong {3043}, born 10 February 1825 died 13 July 1826.
4. +Mary Elizabeth (Polly) Armstrong,{1261} born 12 February 1796, married James Amis {2740}.James was the son of Thomas Amis {2753} (1790-1871) and Lucy Haynes {2754} (1761-1841). After their marriage they continued to live in Carter's Valley and Polly died there in 1868. They are both buried in New Providence Cemetery, Stony Point, Tennessee.
5. Carey Allen Armstrong, {1262} born 29 October 1798, moved to Savanah, Hardin County, Tennessee and died there in 1831.
6. Elizabeth Armstrong, (1263) born 5 October 1800, married Stanwix Hoard {2762}, moved to Belton, Bell County, Texas and died there in 1877.
7. Sarah Armstrong, {1264} born 20 February 1803, married Eldridge Hoard {2763} and died 10 June 1880. Eldridge was born 2 December 1800 and died 26 October 1881 Both are burried in New Providence Cemetery.
8. Louisiana Armstrong, {1265} born 13 July 1805, died 15 July 1835. Married Frederick S. DeWolfe, {2764}. He was born 5 March 1801, died 15 April 1839. Both are buried in New Providence Cemetery. Frederick S. DeWolfe was married for the second time to Harriet Young (daughter of John Young {1215}), on 4 January 1838 She was born 16 December 1806 and died 4 November 1883. She is also buried in New Providence Cemetery. Frederick and Harriet had a young child that died on 31 January 1839, just 2 months before the death of Frederick.
9. Margaret Aloisa Armstrong, {1266} born 22 November 1808, married John Hamond Cook {2765}, moved to Pendleton, Madison County, Indiana and died there in 1849.
10. Julia Armstrong, (1267) born 27 March 1811, died 26 March 1894 married David Lyons {2766}. David was born 12 September 1809, died 12 September 1864 Both are buried in New Providence Cemetery.

11. Martha Armstrong {2854}*, b ca 1814, married William McCraw {2855} and moved to Grundy County, TN and died there in 1869-70.

1The information on this family came from the papers of William Galbraith and from the DOTY-ARMSTRONG-AMIS artice by Ruth Doty Wheeler of Rogersville, Tennesse, and published in FAMLIES OF HAWKINS COUNTY TENNESSEE, pp156 & 157.
2Information on this family came from HISTORICAL SKETCHES OF HAWKINS COUNTY, By James Woods Rogan.
3Information on this family came from the will of William Armstrong, will Book 1, pp 23-26, Hawkins County. Marriage dates from Hawkins County Records and most birth & death dates from New Providence Cemetery Tombstones.
4This family has been reconstructed from the Hawkins County census schedule of 1850. 5According to the census of 1850 Samuel Powell was living in the home of William Armstrong and gives his occupation as lawyer
7 Information on the desendants of Joseph R. Armstrong from Lt. Col. Lovell J. Morris, Jr., 103 Florida Ave., Signal Mountain, TN 37377 *According to Elizabeth McCraw Drake author of the article GABRIEL McCRAW in FAMLIES OF HAWKINS COUNTY TENNESSEE, p 359 Elizabeth and William Armstrong had a daughter Martha Armstrong who married William McCraw son of Gabriel McCraw, and was not mentioned in the genealogical papers of William Galbraith. In Grundy Co., TN Deed book "C" page 284 William Armstrong deeds property to daughter Martha McCraw wife of William McCraw. **The Hawkins County Census for 1840 shows Clinton with 3 Males under 5, 1 male 5-10, 1 male 10-15, and 2 males 15-20, plus Clinton in the 40-50 age bracket. 1 Female in the 5-10 bracket, 1 female 20-30 and his wife in the 40-50 bracket.


This info was contributed by W.W. Watkins .