HAWKINS COUNTY POSTED QUERIES
I am searching for my grandmother's, & grandfather's birth records.
My grandmother was named Alice Davis she was born 3/31/1874
in Knoxville Tenn to John and Amilia Davis. My grandfather was
born May 6 1874 to James and Amanda Taylor in Knoxville Tenn.
Doris A. Turner
-- 940 Halesworth Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45240
Submitted on Sat May 30 19:17:20 EDT 1998
Seeking information on Elizabeth BRYANT, Hawkins Co., Tn., married to
Edward WALKER in 1840's. Have been told some of my ancestry is
Cherokee, and that BRYANT is a name from the Old Cherokee Nation.
Submitted on Sat May 30 02:55:46 EDT 1998
I (RICKEY MAYES) WOULD LIKE TO KNOW IF THE DECENDENTS OF CHIEF JOEL
BRYON MAYES OR CHIEF SAMUEL HOUSTON MAYES CAN BE TRACED TO THE LATE
JAMES LYONS MAYES (FAMILY)CURRENTLY RESIDING IN ROGERSVILLE,
I(KATHERINE TIARE ALLENCASTRE)AM A DECENDENT OF THE GRASS FAMILY,
WHICH WERE RELOCATED FROM NORTH CAROLINA HOMELAND TO THE RESERVATIONS
IN OKLAHOMA. LUCY GRASS HAD A GRANDDAUGHTER WHOSE NAME WAS IRENE
LUCILLE GRASS WHOM LATER MARRIED DAVID PAUL COPPERFIELD SR.. THE
COPPERFIELD FAMILY LATER RELOCATED FROM THE RESERVATION IN OKALAHOMA
TO THE ISLANDS OF HAWAII SOMETIME PRIOR TO THE 1950'S.
Submitted on Wed May 27 16:15:06 EDT 1998
I am looking for my g-g-g-g grandparents. John Philip HUMBLE and his
wife who was a RICE. They moved into Hawkins County, TN from North
Carolina and my g-g-g grandfather Samuel HUMBLE was born there
6/9/1797. I am looking for a burial place, a will, or any connection
that tells me anything about them.
-- P.O. Box 2396, Cleveland, TN 37320
Submitted on Wed May 27 15:21:19 EDT 1998
Looking for info on CREECH of Hawkins/Hancock Co. TN. namely
EZEKIEL CREECH, born ca. 1795 who lived in Hawkins Co. TN
(present Hancock) He was listed on census from 1830-50 in TN.
Evidently removed to Harlan Co. Ky after 1850. Did he have a dau.
named AVA CREECH? b. 1827 who married ISOM COLLINS, son of BENJAMIN
COLLINS. Ava Creech and Isom Collins also removed to Harlan Co. Ky
for a few years before moving back to Hancock Co. by 1860 Trying to
of Ava. Thanks
Phillip E. Roberts
Submitted on Wed May 27 12:06:27 EDT 1998
Researching MALLORY and ISENBERG in Hawkins Co.
Specifically John and Robert Mallory and Jacob Isenberg.
Submitted on Wed May 27 07:22:51 EDT 1998
Seek proof that James KITE, b. ca 1843 who m. Martha GULLEY on 14 Dec
1872 Hawkins Co (Martha m. 2d a SHORT) is son of James KITE who m.
Hannah HORD/HOARD. This James was son of John KITE, b. Rockingham Co,
VA ca 1764, d. 1851 Persia, Hawkins Co, TN and Betsy LOUDERBACK, b.
1778 Rockingham Co, VA. Who were Martha and Hannah's parents? Charlie
Henderson KITE, son of James and Martha GULLEY KITE, was my
grandfather. He went to OK from TN shortly after 1900. Charlie's wife
was Lenora Toncray CARTER, dau. of James Nelson CARTER. W. Peyton
GEORGE, 1601 Chapel Hill Drive, Alexandria, VA 22304 email@example.com
W. Peyton GEORGE
-- 1601 Chapel Hill Drive, Alexandria, VA 22304
Submitted on Tue May 26 14:24:32 EDT 1998
Looking for information re Arthur Gilbreth LOONEY, b. 9FEB1795 to
Benjamin Looney, Jr. and Mary Polly GALBRATH in Hawkins Co. Arthur
md. Mary A. MORGAN. Their daughter, Elizabeth, b/ 23MAR1830, said to
have been born in Coffee Co., TN. She md. Jesse Calvin MCGUIRE and
they ended up in MO. Arthur and his family said to have been driven
by Govt. soldiers from White Co., TN to Oklahoma 1835. Would
especially like to know names, birthdates of Arthur & Mary's
children, names of Mary MORGAN's parents; whether Jesse Calvin had a
first wife named Betsey Benjamin MOORE, if so when and where md.; and
when and where Elizabeth md. Jesse MCGUIRE. These families said to
be members of Chicamauga Cherokee tribe.
-- 2068 SE Osage Ave, Bartlesville, OK 74003
Submitted on Sun May 24 15:34:35 EDT 1998
BINYON, Isaac is listed in the 1830 Hawkins County Census. Anyone
researching this family please contact me and I will share what
information I have on this surname.
Submitted on Fri May 22 19:41:23 EDT 1998
Lewis Feltnor LEEPER (1810-1888) lived in Hamblen Co. most of his
life. His father was Matthew LEEPER located across the county line
in Jefferson at Muddy Creek. I am looking for Matthew Leeper's wife
and the names of their parents. Do you have a copy of the 1870 and
1880 Hamblen Co. census? Lewis or his siblings Peyton C. and
William K. may have listed their parent's names and birthplaces.
There is a chance that Matthew LEEPER's wife was a Native
American. I lack a carabelle cusp which indicates that lineage, and
Matthew's wife and both their parents are the only unknown
Any leads will be greatly appreciated.
Submitted on Thu May 21 22:15:16 EDT 1998
I am searching for information on my great-grandfather,William Floyd
JORDAN born 1868 in Virginia and was living in Hawkins County in 1941
when he got shot and died in hospital in Greene County,Tenn. in
1941.William Floyd JORDAN married Mary WINSTEAD. They had a daughter,
Clora Martha JORDAN born 1896 in Hawkins County and died 1951 in
Greene County,Tenn. and she married William Aaron LAMB born 1888
Hancock County,Tenn. and died 1983 in Knox County,Tenn.William and
Martha LAMB married between 1911 and 1914 prob. Hancock County, Tenn.
William Floyd JORDAN was the son of Jacob JORDAN born 1832 and wife,
Martha A. SMITH born 1837. Martha A. SMITH was a Native American
Cherokee Indian. I need help on all these families. If anyone has
information to share, I would appreciate any information.
Submitted on Mon May 18 23:12:32 EDT 1998
Looking for information on William Griffith line and Isham Dykes and
the descendents of George and Kyle Noe...any help would be
Submitted on Mon May 18 20:37:48 EDT 1998
Trying to locate any information related to a John HAWKINS, b. 1817.
He married Rutha Gray, b. 1818. John's known brother's were Joseph
and Hiram HAWKINS.
Submitted on Mon May 18 02:23:39 EDT 1998
I am looking for information on William T BUCHANAN who was born in
North Carolina moved to Hawkins Co. with his family, father George
W., after the Civil War. He married Elizabeth HEADRICK , later
married 2 more times. He lived in Hamblen Co. most of his life.
Interested in anything anyone knows about him.
Submitted on Sat May 16 17:26:51 EDT 1998
Looking for SHANKS spouses. Mary "Polly" PEARSON (d/o of Christian
John PEARSON) b. 1777 Bucks Co. PA marr. Christian SHANKS; they moved
from VA to Hawkins Co. where they lived/died. Elizabeth MILLER (d/o
of John MILLER) b. Lancaster PA>VA then to Hawkins Co. with Michael
SHANKS after 1803.
There are many MILLER and WEBB (Theo. Webb) families that married
into the SHANKS line of Hawkins Co. Any info is appreciated
Submitted on Fri May 15 08:41:43 EDT 1998
I want to contact anyone that can provide information about the
VAUGHN cemetery, near Eidson TN, its contents, and the parents of the
Jesse L. VAUGHAN(1884-1935), Susan A. VAUGHN(1866-1946), or William
VAUGHN(1864-1935). I am looking for descendants of a William D.
VAUGHN (born early 1830s in Grayson Co, VA) that may have removed to
Hawkins Co. TN
Frank R. Vaughan
-- 16716 Baederwood Ln, Rockville, MD 20855-2009
Submitted on Thu May 14 09:10:44 CDT 1998
Searching for death, estate, cemetery for Gilham SPIRES & wife Betsy
____ d. ca 1870 Hamblen or Hawkins Cos. Had son (among others)
William Robert SPIRES m. Elizabeth BENTLEY dau of William BENTLEY &
Anna WATTS. William & Elizabeth had son (among others) David Crockett
SPIRES m. Nancy Ellen WILLIAMS, dau of Joshua David WILLIAMS & Nola
LANE. Joshua was son of William WILLIAMS. Nola was dau of James LANE.
William & Elizabeth, David Crockett & Nancy and Joshua & Nola all
migrated before 1900 to near Ramsey, Fayette Co., IL where they lived
the rest of their lives.
Would appreciate hearing from anyone who is researching the same
surnames or can tell me about where they lived or a cemetery where
they may be buried. I will share my information.
Jeff B. MEYER
-- Route 1, Box 8, Bingham, IL 62011
Submitted on Thu May 14 04:14:30 CDT 1998
I am looking for FRANCIS DYER, listed in the 1790 list of voters for
Hawkins county. He also had a son with the same name.
-- p.o. box 158, Alger, OH 45812-0158
Submitted on Wed May 13 23:18:46 CDT 1998
Looking for any info on the parents of Wesley LAWSON b. abt. 1824 m.
Sarah Mooneyham in TN Would love to correspond with other LAWSON
Mary Tucker Bell
-- 1262 Bolin Rd., Crossville, TN 38555
Submitted on Wed May 13 13:18:18 CDT 1998
I am seeking any information on Lent HALL, born about 1816
in Tennessee. He married a woman named Catherine, and had
the following children born in Alabama. Most of the
children ended up in Texas we believe:
1. Cintha A., born 1844
2. Elizabeth, born 1848
3. Oller (female), born 1850
4. Josiah, born 1854
5. Martha, born 1857
6. Renfries (male), born 1858
7. Amos, born 1860
8. Rubin Newt, born 2 Dec 1862.
9. Andrew N., born 1866
If any of these people look familiar, would you kindly let
me know so we can exchange information?
-- 390 Boyer Road, Grants Pass, OR 97526
Submitted on Tue May 12 12:04:20 CDT 1998
Looking for data on James CRAWFORD b. 1800-1810 m. Mary ? b. 1808.
They had 7 children, Emeline, Binson, John, Jane, George, Katherine,
Looking for data on John LIGHT b.abt 1831 m. Emeline CRAWFORD (Above)
Submitted on Tue May 12 03:12:18 CDT 1998
I am searching for any info on a sarah HERRON born in Hawkins county
tn. on or about Oct 2, 1853. She supposely lived near the land
owned by Nicholas Moneyhun. She is my ggrandmother. She was never
married, however she had four children, two of them, including my
grandmother could have been with Nicholas Moneyhun.
She supposely was of Cherokee ancestry, however we have come to
believe that she may have been of the melungeon decent. Any info
would be of enormous help.
Submitted on Mon May 11 20:54:32 CDT 1998
Searching for information on Micajah and Jane ANDERSON WALKER with
children David, Robert, and Joseph living in Hawkins Co. about
1810-1816. Micajah WALKER and Jane "Jennie" ANDERSON married August,
1803 in Bedford Co. VA. Jane's father was named David ANDERSON.
Thank you for any info.
-- 1431 Cassandra Circle, DeSoto, TX 75115
Submitted on Sun May 10 19:13:19 CDT 1998
Amos BERRY, Mehitable DAY, son Francis BERRY, born April 3 1817 in
Hawkins Co, Tennessee. Any information well help.
-- 1612 Marion Dr., Bakersfield, CA 93307
Submitted on Fri May 8 19:45:03 CDT 1998
I'm searching for
information about William Maynard/Mandy Ann Lawson. Born about 1840-1850.Sheridan Brandon
Submitted on Wed May 6
22:51:47 CDT 1998
for information about Orville BRANDON and JuliaHENDERLIGHT(Julia Davis/Julia Helton), born
about 1840-1850.Sheridan Brandon
Submitted on Wed May 6
22:49:29 CDT 1998
I am looking for information on my g-grandfather, William Jefferson
Anderson, born in 1885 in Hawkins county to Wm. J. Anderson and Molly
(Mary) Jacobs. He had Sisters, Sarah, Mary and Carrie and a brother
-- 15632 BeechDaly, Taylor, MI 48180
Submitted on Tue May 5 22:26:03 CDT 1998
Researching Jessie McFarland CULLEN of Rogersville, Hawkins Co., Tn.
When did she die in Rogersville or any other information appreciated.
Thanks, Herb Barger, firstname.lastname@example.org
Submitted on Tue May 5 13:05:30 CDT 1998
I am looking for information on Joseph Ruth and Martha J. Ruth.
I have reason to believe that they were married in Hawkins Co. - TN
and later moved to Scott Co. VA. I would appreciate any information
that anyone can give me.
Submitted on Fri May 1 23:23:25 CDT 1998
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