HAWKINS COUNTY POSTED QUERIES
I am looking for geneology information on "Magnolia HALE". She was
born in Rogersville, TN. April 13,1876. She is my g.grandmother and
is said to be half to fullblood Cherokee Indian. Her mother is said
to be Ella KEGLEY. I would appreciate any further information.
-- P.O. Box 654, Bullard, TX 75757
Submitted on Thu Jul 30 20:11:51 EDT 1998
Info on Michael Richards b 1783, wife Charity Hubbard b 1793, son
Stephen b 1817, his wife Elizabeth Weddle, their son William Winfield
Richards. William is my great grandfather on my dads side.
-- 6574 Ivy Lane, San Jose, CA 95129
Submitted on Thu Jul 30 10:56:10 EDT 1998
HENSON Marion Delaney left Morristown Tenn. about 1890? He had a wife
HENSON elezabeth [GIBBIONS}MAIDIN NAME 1son elbert L HENSON,4
meddie RAMSEY,lizzie NUNN? emare FLIPIN. MY query is who were parents
of Marion D HENSON, M.ELIZABETH and ELBERT wife Lou HENSON MAIDIN
[BELL], THEY came to Cross-cut Texas.
THANKS for any help
Submitted on Wed Jul 29 02:06:00 EDT 1998
MANES, MANIS family of East TN. I have info back to Seth. I am
interested in exchanging info on his ancestors. Also would like to
exchange info on children listed in John Manis will dated Sept
15,1855 in Hawkins Co. Rhoda, Sarah, Lathan, and Amanda were the
children of Arthur Manis who married Annalize Berry and 2nd Jackson
-- 3755 Halifax Cr., Morristown, , TN 37813
Submitted on Mon Jul 27 18:23:19 EDT 1998
Would appriciate any info on Mary Ellen LEVY,daughter of Orlando
Lionel Levy and Catherine BOWERS.
Mary Ellen LEVY: Born 6 April 1863 in Rogersville.
Orlando Lionel LEVY: Born Nov 1822 in Rogersville.
Thanking you in advance
Submitted on Sun Jul 26 15:45:47 EDT 1998
Searching for burial site of William Osborne BOYKIN, b. 8 Nov
1831,Hawkins Co., TN, d. 17 Nov 1882 Rutherford Co., TN. Wife 1 MarthaIrene LANE B. 13
Jul 1834 Madison Co., d. 1866-1869 Madison Co., TN.Need date of death and site of Maria
MOORE, mother of WO Boykin, B.abt 1810 Marshall Co., TN, d. abt 1869 Madison Co. She
was wife ofJohn Burwell Boykin.Phil Di
Submitted on Sun Jul 26 13:48:17 EDT
I would like to correspond with anyone knowing about a Theodore
BAXTER, 1902-1968 listed in the Cemetery Book for Hawkins County.
Also looking for the marriage record, and SMITH family of my great
grandmother, Elizabeth (Betsey) SMITH, b. February 22, 1832. m J.M.
BAXTER, living at p.o. War Gap Hawkins Co. in 1860 ,1870 Census.
Children: Alvin C, b abt 1855, Eliza, Jessee, Adelia, Jim, Robert,
Mary Lee(Mollie) and Joseph (Kit)
Submitted on Sat Jul 25 21:34:57 EDT 1998
MOORE,Abraham b Nov 1833 in Hawkins Co. M Elizabeth A. Ford. Moved to
Submitted on Fri Jul 24 18:28:07 EDT 1998
Jessie A. PECK married Theodosia JONES, need any info. on them.
Submitted on Fri Jul 24 18:09:00 EDT 1998
We are looking for a John Marshall who married a Caroline, in Hawkins
Co. and had a son named Venoy Marshall.
-- 2026 Hall Street, Lafayette, IN 47904
Submitted on Thu Jul 23 22:29:27 EDT 1998
Looking for info on the family of Alexander SMITH. He also had a son
named Alexander, b. @ 1793 in Hawkins County. Alexander, Jr. married
a second wife in 1833. Who was his first wife? He might have had a
daughter named Elizabeth from the first wife. This Elizabeth married
George Washington PATTERSON in Hawkins County @ 1834. Was this
family part Cherokee?
-- 270 Apple Tree Ct., Apt. C, Columbia, MO 65203
Submitted on Wed Jul 22 18:21:17 EDT 1998
I am looking for ANY INFORMATION ON ANY HAMILTON'S LISTED BELOW:
I am looking for Benjamin Hamilton who married Susanna "Moonglow"
Hurst in TN. Benjamin was born in 1761 in Hawkins Co. I was
wondering if anyone had any knowledgeable proof if Benjamin had any
other siblings. I have that Benjamin is the son of Thomas Hamilton
and Ester Sampson. They had 6 sons: Robert, Richard, James, Thomas,
Benjamin and Samuel. Roberts will is listed in the Hawkins Co. list
of wills. If anyone has any info please contact me by email.
Thanks, Deanna Levito
Submitted on Wed Jul 22 15:03:20 EDT 1998
Looking for information on Penddleton Taylor who came to Tennessee
from North Carolina. Was married to a Catherine, no last name or
dates available. Had son named Minor ClintTaylor who married Barshaba
Rippeto/Rippetoe in Hawkins County in 1847 or 48. Barsheba was born
in Tennessee in 1832 and might have been Cherokee Indian. Minor Clint
was a school teacher and they migrated North to Owsley County, Ky.
Anyone with information on any of this family please contact me. Will
be happy to pay for valid information. Thank you, Pat in Florida
Patricia Newton, Brown
Submitted on Wed Jul 22 11:31:42 EDT 1998
Looking for information on John STILL. He had a daughter named Ruby
Alice. She married Roy Tyler BROTHERTON. I am unsure of the dates of
birth and death. Does anyone know these people or think they might
know someone who does? I'd really like to find out more about them.
I will share information.
Submitted on Tue Jul 21 20:46:57 EDT 1998
Researching HENARD, STILL, ISENBERG. Abraham STILL from Wise County,
VA married Martha ISENBERG. They had 9 children. They lived in
Hawkins County. I would appreciate any help on these families.
These families are also related to BROTHERTONS. I have other
information on these families , too.
Submitted on Tue Jul 21 20:41:18 EDT 1998
Looking for information regarding Major James E. Surguine who founded
Surgoinsville. Especially looking for information regarding his
parents and his military service record.
C Surguine Hamilton
Submitted on Tue Jul 21 19:45:02 EDT 1998
Searching for info. on my
grandmother, Julia Charlotte STEWART, she always told us she was full blooded CHEROKEE INDIAN. She was bornSept. 8, 1882, in Hawkins County, TN., married Robert Lee SELF, May 8, 1904, in Persia, TN. Would like to locate name of Julia's parents.Betty Selfthunder@aol.com
on Mon Jul 20 18:51:38 EDT 1998
My Thomas BAILEY 1813 Hawkins Co TN. His parents were Carr BAILEY and
unknown woman. Anyone know who she was? Carr's parents were
William "Flea Buck" BAILEY and Isabell BENSON
Submitted on Mon Jul 20 15:33:24 EDT 1998
Yancy MORELOCK, (James Y.), born @1814 in Hawkins or Greene Co. We
think he died after 1890, but don't know when or where he is buried.
First wife was Winnie Light, d.1903, second wife Anna Cooper, died
@1920. Would be glad to trade info.
Submitted on Sat Jul 18 21:06:21 EDT 1998
married to HARRISON, James L. Tracing lineage back foreither. My mother, their daughter,
thought James Harrison's fatherwas called Burem, but I have been unable to find that in
Submitted on Fri Jul 17 16:34:17 EDT
Looking for known ancestors of Susan MANOR or MANIS, and Nancy J.
LONG, wives of John Wesley HECK. Both women are believed to have
been born in Hawkins Co., TN.
Jay L. Hallaron
Submitted on Fri Jul 17 14:53:52 EDT 1998
Each of these pioneer familys were in Carter County, Tennessee in
late 1700's. Have information on many lines and many descendants.
Submitted on Fri Jul 17 00:08:47 EDT 1998
David Charles LONG (1881-1971)of Grainger County md Leva Lee ALVIS
(1889-1963), d/o John M. ALVIS (of Hawkins County) and Ruth G.
PARROTT in 1908 in Lee Co., VA. Their Children were: Ernest b. 1909
David b. ca. 1911, Margaret V. b. ca 1913, Gwendolyn b. ca 1915,
James J. b. ca. 1919, Lee b. ca 1920 and Thomas b. after 1920. I
would like to make contact with anyone who can give me more
information about this family that left Hawkins County and went to
Lee Co. VA.
Submitted on Thu Jul 16 22:47:03 EDT 1998
looking for my Cherokee heritage. my greatgrandfather was Wiley
Preston Lawson b.6-12-1856 d.2-16-1926 (son of Hodge Calloway Lawson
and Elizabeth Lawson)m(1)Lydia Ann Fields m(2)Frances Ann Rebecca
Potts b.8-28-1872 d.6-28-1954 (dau. of Thomas Benjamin Potts and Mary
Jane Spitzer). I believe they were from Hawkins Co.TN before moving
to MO any information is helpful. I also heard there may be some
Shawnee heritage as well. Thanks!
Submitted on Thu Jul 16 16:40:42 EDT 1998
James Marion McANALLY b Sept 22,1852, mar AnnMariah WHITE on April
15, 1871. Looking for James Marion McANALLY's Parents, brothers,
sisters, etc. He & AnnMariah left TN (They were in Hawkins,
Jefferson Co's) in 1875 and migrated to Burnet Co, TX.
Submitted on Thu Jul 16 15:37:57 EDT 1998
The said DAVID NELSON served as a private 1st TN CO. B. He was
captured in Petersburg, VA, 4-4 1865. Held in Ft. Delaware Prison
Division 8. And was released 5-7-1865. I am needing to know if
this David NELSON is the son of DAVID and JEMIMA NELSON of Hawkins
Cnty. TN. His siblings were, ODOM, MARARET, MERINDA, MARTHA, ENOCH,
and MARY ANN.
Kathy M Johnson
Submitted on Thu Jul 16 10:14:19 EDT 1998
Would like to share info with anyone working on John "Jake" Webster
line in Hawkins County.Also interested to find out about Haratio
Alan T Starnes
Submitted on Thu Jul 16 08:36:44 EDT 1998
Looking for info on Mary "Polly" Chesnutt b:abt 1790 who married
before 1812.They live in Hawkins County.I'm interested in any
Chesnutt material that you might have to share."Polly" is a
ggrandparent who i know nothing about
Alan T Starnes
Submitted on Thu Jul 16 08:31:52 EDT 1998
J.P. COOK & wife Melvina(WRIGHT) were in Green or Hawkins cira 1900.
Need any info on them. They had several children. Thanks
-- 2900 Apperson 298, Kokomo,, IN 46901
Submitted on Tue Jul 14 22:28:28 EDT 1998
GRIDER, Frank "F.J.": F.J. Grider was my g-g grandfather;he was married to Cordelia Allen, daughter of James and Lucinda Wolfe Allen. He was born June 21,1875, but I'm not sure where. His mother's name was Elizabeth Ann. She had two children with her first husband-Martha ? Trent, and Bob ? I don't know what her maiden name or first married name was. Her first husband died around 1870 and she remarried a Grider. They had several children, including Frank and Dasie who married Mose McGinnes. Frank
lived in Hancock or Grainger Co. with Cordie and had 4 children: Hobart, Blanche, Beulah, and Mae. He died in 1919. Does anyone know his father's name? He was born in NC, and moved to TN. Also need Elizabeth's maiden name. If anyone knows anything of the Griders, please e-mail me.Sherry SuttonSDSMS@webtv.net
Submitted on Tue Jul 14 01:38:57 EDT
ROBERTS, Jonathan -- Does anyone have any information on this person
whose will was filed in Hawkins County in 1789. It was witnessed by
John Roberts (my ancestor who lived in Greene Co.), Moses Dodson
(married Sarah Roberts), and William Mooney. His wife, Phebe, is the
only person mentioned. I have never been able to find a probate
record. I would most appreciate any clue to this person.
Submitted on Mon Jul 13 21:17:03 EDT 1998
I hope to contact descendants of MICHAEL McCANN and MARY BISHOP.
both born in Hawkins County, Tn........
HE was born 30 Aug 1788 ~ died 19 Dec. 1829, Hawkins County..... I
don't have his parents, siblings etc....
She was born 7 Dec. 1789 to Joseph and Elizabeth (Wilson) Bishop,
and died 1840-47 Blount county, AL..........
It is believed she left Hawkins County shortly after Michael
I would very much like to find information on their children, I
have that they had 10 children including Joseph D. McCann and Samuel
McCann NFI.... I would be thrilled to hear from ancestors.
Thanking you in advance,
LINDA DEBORD BISHOP
Submitted on Mon Jul 13 19:22:37 EDT 1998
I am doing research on the David NELSON line. Children are
Odom,Mirinda,Margaret,Martha,David,Enoch Cox and Mary.
I recently came across a Mary Nelson married to Charles McNight in
1867. If anyone knows about these peolpe please contact me. Other
surnames are: KLEPPER,SMILEY,HELTON,WINNEGER,BARKER.
Kathy M Johnson
-- 2101 S Spring Valley Rd, Junction City, KS 66441
Submitted on Sun Jul 12 12:19:35 EDT 1998
Looking for info on ancestors of Anna (Myers) Gardner. b. 1814, d.
1896. Her father was Henry Myers. Also looking for any info on
parents of William Myers and Hettie (Jones) Myers. Will share info.
Submitted on Sun Jul 12 10:46:03 EDT 1998
ANDERSON in Hawkins Co., TN. Would very muchappreciate ANY information, no matter how
little. Thank you for yourtime and effort.
Submitted on Sat Jul 11
16:21:49 EDT 1998
Looking for info about Horatio WEBSTER b:abt 1790 in NC and his wife
Elizabeth b:abt 1795 in TN.They lived in Hawkins Co,TN and appear on
the census.I would like to have info on their children,parents or
anything else you might have.Thanks,Alan
Alan T Starnes
Submitted on Fri Jul 10 20:27:42 EDT 1998
Sarah HOLLAND appears in the 1840 Hawkins census. She was between
70-80 years old. 3 other Holland households also appear: Leonard
Holland, John Holland (my GG Grandfather) and Nathaniel Holand. I am
trying to find 1)the husband of Sarah - does he show up in earlier
censuses from 1820-30? 2)how far back do Hollands appear in the
Hawkins census? 3)are John, Leonard and Nathaniel brothers? Help
with the census info would especially be appreciated.
Submitted on Fri Jul 10 13:08:13 EDT 1998
Looking for information on a John Daniel, he married a woman by the
name of Mary Jefferies in Dec.1842, granger county, They had two
daughters born tennesee, a martha and a melivina, then they later
moved to benton county , ark, hico township and ball township, there
they had children by the name of John, james, henry, rachell eveline,
nancy and a Daniel payton daniel, Any information on this line would
be appreciated, thank you vickie lomon, email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
-- p.o,. box 144, , Big Cabin. , OK 74332
Submitted on Thu Jul 9 02:50:17 EDT 1998
Any information relating to Wiley P. Lawson or Francis Ann
RebeccaPotts would be greatly appreciated! I only know that they are mygreatgrandparents
originally from Tenn. and moved to Missouri to getmarried. It is also rumored that Wiley was
previously married andthat there is no record of divorce. Thanx! :)
Submitted on Wed Jul
8 16:31:55 EDT 1998
I am looking for data on Aaron Crawford Williams, b. about 1787 in
Hawkins Co. May be the son of James Aaron Williams. Marr. Nancy
Simmons, dau. of James Simmmons, Jr. and Elizabeth Gillenwters. Had
children: James, Louise, John, Matilda,Lucinda, Elizabeth, Rachel,
Nancy, Mary. Moved to MO aft. 1821.
Submitted on Tue Jul 7 19:34:17 EDT 1998
Looking for a Powel ROBINSON (ROBBERSON) born 17 Mar 1822, married
Minerva GILLENWATER born 21 Feb 1829, on 4 Sep 1848. She died in
Hawkins Co. Would like to know where buried and both of their
parents. Anyother info would be appreciated! Millie
Submitted on Tue Jul 7 16:09:16 EDT 1998
Seeking information on John C. ROUTH b. 1827 Grainger Co or Hawkins
Co TN, d. 1873 Polk Co MO; son of Jacob ROUTH (1795-1835); m. Mary
SMITH b. 1830 IL, d. 1907 MO. Siblings: William ROUTH (1817); Francis
ROUTH (1822); Jacob ROUTH (1825) m. Caroline Susan SMITH; Isaac
Jackman ROUTH (1828). Any information greatly appreciated.
Joyce (Routh) Willhoit
-- 4500 North Askew Ave., Kansas City, MO 64117
Submitted on Sun Jul 5 06:45:57 EDT 1998
I am looking for ancestors Barsha or Barshaba RIPPETO who was
supposed to be a full blooded Cherokee ,married Minor Clint TAYLOR in
Hawkins County, Tn. in 1848. They moved to Eastern Kentucky in or
near Estill County. Any information on either would be greatly
appreciated. Thank you, Patricia Newton, Brown
Patricia Newton, Brown
-- 1201 Walt Williams Rd. , Lakeland, FL 33809-4616
Submitted on Fri Jul 3 22:08:47 EDT 1998
Searching TAYLOR in Hawkins Co., TN. Information on these families or
Any Taylors in Hawkins County 1790's - 1860's would be appreciated!
Thomas TAYLOR d.abt.1813 1st wife Anna CAMPBELL, second wife "C."
unknown last name.
6 children: John, James, Thomas Jr., Wilson, Rebecca, and Ann.
They were members of New Providence Presbyterian Church.
Harvey TAYLOR b.abt1815 d.5/11/1900 married Mary (Polly)CONNER
8 children: John, Susan, James P., Thomas, Arthur, Daniel, William
H., and Frank M. All but Frank born in Hawkins Co.
Lived @ New Canton, TN; Migrated to KY in 1860-1861
Submitted on Thu Jul 2 22:47:15 EDT 1998
I am seeking family connections for Timothy LIGHT born in Hawkins
County in 1826. He enlisted in the War with Mexico in the company of
Henry S. LIGHT. Following discharge, he boarded with Timothy Munsey,
Sullivan Co. He married Susan Amanda DYKES 1851 in Crawford Co.
Missouri. Timothy died in 1864, a Union Soldier, in Brownsville
Submitted on Thu Jul 2 19:47:09 EDT 1998
JOE LEE WAS MARRIED TO NANCY McCOY ON 4/29/1884 IN HAWKINS COUNTY,TN.
TWO CHILDREN WERE BORN, DREW AND AUGUSTA (GUSTY)LEE. MOVED TO TEXAS
TO TEXAS WITH JOE LEE AROUND 1890. I AM LOOKING FOR MARRIAGE RECORDS
OR IF THE CHEROKEE OFFICE MY KNOW ANY MORE ABOUT MY GREAT,GREAT
GRANDFATHER. I BELIEVE HE SETTLED AROUND FT.WORTH TEXAS. COULD YOU
PLEASE HELP ME IN THIS MATTER? I WOULD GREATLY APPRECIATE IT.
P.O. BOX 8743
LONGVIEW, TEXAS 75607-8743
GLENDA F. CHAPMAN
-- P.O. BOX 8743, LONGVIEW, TX 75607
Submitted on Thu Jul 2 15:01:23 EDT 1998
Mary Callie EDEN b 8 18 1886 in Hawkins Co to George and Vestie
Gallahon Eden. In early Aug 1906/07 in Middlesboro,KY, Callie, as
she was known, married my grand father Alvis Lindsay Childress of the
Campbell Co. TN community of Well Springs. She died on 2 13 1962 and
is buried with her husband in the Well Springs Cemetery. I would
like to contact any relatives who may be able to share regarding her
ancestors. I am not sure that her name is spelled as I listed it as
it may have an "s" on the end. Thanks Dr. Jay Childress
Joseph H Childress
-- 3831 South Lake Blvd, Knoxville, TN 27920
Submitted on Thu Jul 2 14:00:44 EDT 1998
There are some records showing that Sheriff Thomas SHELBY was in
Hawkins county TN...we cant find a marriage, a will, or anthing to
show his family for certain...he was son of John SHELBY SR and
brother to John SHELBY JR...they were all connected to BRIGHAMS,
LOONEYS & BRUNSONS....can anyone help???
time period is late 1700s to early 1800s.
Johnnie M. Johnson
Submitted on Wed Jul 1 15:29:55 EDT 1998
Looking for information on James "Jimmy" JOHNSON, 2nd husband of
Susan THOMAS, maiden name unknown. Jimmy was father of Andrew
Jackson JOHNSON b. 6/14/73, and came with him to Barren Co. KY.
Jimmy was a Baptist preacher, and was blind in one eye due to a
Interested in his birth, marriage and death dates, Susan Thomas'
maiden name, and any information on either of their parents. Jimmy
is my gggf. Thank you for any information you can provide.
-- 1037 N. Gibson, Indianapolis, IN 46219
Submitted on Wed Jul 1 13:16:08 EDT 1998
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