HAWKINS COUNTY POSTED QUERIES
Need any information you may have on family of Methias Winton
HENSLEY. He was from the Hawkins Co., TN/Scott Co., VA area. His
wife's name is unknown but his son's name was Isaac HENSLEY and
Isaac's wife was Mary Jane DAVIS. Thank you.
-- 3804 Cimarron Dr., Kingsport, TN 37664
Submitted on Sun Feb 21 23:00:46 EST 1999
I am looking for info. on John and Rachael Elizabeth RUSH. They were
the grandparents of Jessie Ella JENKINS. Jessie was born
Jan.20,1881. Her father James JENKINS and mother unknown died when
she was an infant. Any information greatly appreciated.
Thomas E. Jones
Submitted on Sun Feb 21 22:51:44 EST 1999
I am searching for parents of John(Jack) THURMAN AND Susan SMITH
THURMAN. John (Jack) THURMAN born 1850 died 1903. Susan SMITH
THURMAN born 1849 died 1907. The only thing I might know is Susan
SMITH THURMAN'S MOTHER WAS A NETHERLAND.
Submitted on Sun Feb 21 20:39:47 EST 1999
Iam searching for ancestors of William H. BUNDRANT (B.1851 - D.1921)
and Julie Ann KENEDY BUNDRANT (B.1850 D.1930) - Both parents are
Submitted on Sun Feb 21 20:32:36 EST 1999
I am trying to find more information on Leonard FIELDS and his wife
Mary A.(unknown). Their first child was born in 1845.
Any information on this family would be appreciated.
Submitted on Sun Feb 21 07:09:12 EST 1999
Looking for census records from 1850-186o for Rogersville. Needing
information on a sullivan HOLT. Thank you!
Submitted on Sat Feb 20 22:06:23 EST 1999
I am looking for a James BROCK m. Elizabeth BEELER 29 Nov. 1817 - I
am looking for the names of any children that resulted from this
marriage. Also, I am interested in a Jane BROCK b. abt 1823 later m.
Reuben COPE of Hawkins/Hancock County. Have extensive info on some
Jane & Reuben's descendants. Any info appreciated
Submitted on Sat Feb 20 13:11:48 EST 1999
I am searching for information on the Jessie Daniel BLOOMER family
who lived in the Hancock/Hawkins Co. Tn. area prior to 1857. This
family is found in the 1850 Hancock Co. Tn. census and then they
supposedly left either Hancock or Hawkins Co. Tn. for Rockcastle Co.
Ky. I need to confirm their destination once they left Tennessee.
Jessie Danie BLOOMER [son of Daniel David BLOOMER & Lucinda DEFOE]
dob=abt 1816 in Hawkins Co. Tn.
dod=unknown, but supposedly in Rockcastle Co. Ky.
Rachel Ruth LIVESAY [daughter of Peter LIVESAY and Susannah
dob=abt 1820 in Hawkins Co. Tn.
dod=abt 1865 in unknown
They parented a total of 13 children, 3 of whom were supposedly born
in Kentucky. Any information as to where they migrated to from either
Hancock or Hawkins Co. Tennessee would be most appreciated.
Jon A. Tooley
-- 1034 Ginger Ave., Billings, MT 59015
Submitted on Fri Feb 19 16:11:43 EST 1999
My grandfather W T WEBB b May 24,1874 m Carrie BROOKS Dec 8 1899
d Jan 17 1955. Am looking for information on his mother Mary PARKER
b ca 1852 d ca 1877 Also my grandmothers parents Joseph BROOKS b ca
1850 d ca 1923 Rebecca BARE b ca 1854 d ca 1933
-- 915 S Golden Lk Rd, Angola, IN 46703
Submitted on Fri Feb 19 07:20:42 EST 1999
I am part of a group of researchers looking for the parents of Lewis
Jefferson CHRISTIAN b. 18ll in TN; possibly in Hawkins County. He
married Lavina FRAZIER in Putnam County, IN in 1831. He lived in
Sweetwater, TN for a time prior to going to Putnam County, IN. We
believe that his father may have been Allen CHRISTIAN, son of Lewis
CHRISTIAN, Sr. because Allen went to Sweetwater when he left Hawkins
County. However, we have never been able to find a listing of
Allen's children's names. If anyone has any information that might
be of help, we would greatly appreciate it!
Submitted on Wed Feb 17 01:01:03 EST 1999
Seeking info on Pleasant G. MURRELL b:ca 1821 in Hawkins Co.,Tn. and
his 1st. wife Susan TRENT b:ca 1823,ch: James Orville,Amanda,Harvey
G.,William,Joel and Alfred. Pleasant remarried in 1855,I have all
info on 2nd marriage. .Especially interested in Joel b:Jan.1852 in
Lee Valley,whom I was told, also went by Joseph and m:Martha (Patsy)
MURRELL b:Jan.10 1839 d:Aug.2,1923. Her parents are listed as John
LAWSON and Mary TRENT. Not sure if Joseph and Joel are the same
person.I find one Joseph b:Apr.10,1835 d:Apr.10,1923.Parents are
listed as Samuel MURRELL and Mary LAWSON.I'm going on anothers
research and at this point I'm not sure-if I'm barking up the right
family tree.Any info on my ancestors would be appreciated.
Submitted on Wed Feb 17 00:01:35 EST 1999
Looking for ANY information about Marinda Nelson and a Mr. Gibson
(first name may have been George) who had a son Odem/Oden
Gibson/Gipson in 1846. The child was born in Hawkins County, TN
according to his Civil War Pension records.
Submitted on Tue Feb 16 10:34:45 EST 1999
Seeking info on the parents of Matthew Walden/Wallen born in VA about
1775. Matthew settled in the Hawkins Co area of TN in the late
1700's. He was possibly married to Amy Rice, also of VA. Matthew was
probably the son or nephew of Elisha the Longhunter. Matthew
purchased and sold land in the area near the Clinch river. By 1830
Matthew had sold his land and had moved the Whitley Co KY, where he
most likely died.
Please e-mail me if you post a reply to this message, Thanks.
Submitted on Tue Feb 16 01:10:25 EST 1999
Lucy Hubbard (b Patrick Co, VA. 1795) married John Weddle in 1812 in
Hawkins County TN. I am searching for siblings and parents. I
suspect that Lucy had a younger brother named Edmond. There is a
John Hubbard on the Looney Tax Roll of 1812 for Hawkins Co. Might he
be Lucy's father? Help
Submitted on Mon Feb 15 23:21:17 EST 1999
Looking for any information re my grandmother and G.
grandmother:-Lavicey ALDRIDGE BROWN D Nov. 9,1909 Hawkins County and
married to Andrew Jackson BROWN. AlsoEllen BROWN BLAKELY B
Looking for infor re my g. grandmother, Lavicey ALDRIDGE BROWN, d.
11/9/1909, Hawkins County, and married to Andrew Jackson BROWN; also,
my grandmother Ellen Brown BLAKELY, b. 12/14/1867, d. 3/24/43,
Hawkins County, and married to Robert M. BLAKELY.
Submitted on Mon Feb 15 08:22:32 EST 1999
Ed GOODMAN (Melungeon/Cherokee)b. 1775 Newman's Ridge, TN, m. a
GIPSON (Melungeon), had 10 kids. Need any info on all. Will KIRK m.
1866 Lee Co., VA to Eliza Jane STAPLETON b. ca 1838, the widow of a
MOORE. Eliza's parents listed as Joel and Susan STAPLETON. Need
info on STAPLETON's and Mr. MOORE. Thank you.
Mary Lyn Limbert
-- 1760 4th Ave. E., Twin Falls, ID 83301-7317
Submitted on Sun Feb 14 01:17:23 EST 1999
Info re parents, grandparents of Robert M. BLAKELY, B 1867, D 1936,
buried Lakeview Cemetary near Rogersville; parents, grandparents of
Andrew Jackson Brown, B May 19, 1829, D Oct. 14, 1910, buried at
Shady Grove Cemetary near Rogersville.
Submitted on Sat Feb 13 16:56:52 EST 1999
My ancestor Henry SPRIGGS (and relatives) lived in Hawkins County
last century. My Mother told me we are of Cherokee ancestry through
our Spriggs ancestors. Also, Henry Spriggs died at Vicksburg, during
the Civil War. I would appreciate any information. Thank you.
Submitted on Fri Feb 12 19:04:03 EST 1999
Robert Loxley STUBBLEFIELD and Sarah EASLEY were in Sullivan/Hawlins
Co. TN by 1789. Where did they marry?
Nadine Young Billingsley
-- 706 Pershing, College Station, TX 77840
Submitted on Fri Feb 12 00:52:24 EST 1999
Looking for any information about William SMITH ( b 1824 TN), md
Ellen MYERS ( b c 1826) . Wm. died 1863 in the Civil War. They
lived briefly in Hamilton Co TN, but mostly in Hawkins Co. She later
moved with children to Knox Co, and from there to TX. Williams
parents were David H. and Elizabeth MCGILL SMITH; and his
grandparents were Louther and Barbara LOUDERBACK SMITH. They were md
in Rockingham Co VA, paid taxes in Greenbrier Co, WV in 1790s and
have court records in Hawkins Co around 1802. Wm and Ellen had the
following children, all but one went to TX from Knox Co TN: George
Washington (Emily Rebecca BARKER); John M (to KY); Elizabeth
(YARBROUGH); David Houston (Mollie Smith); Wm L. (Tennie RIPPY);
James Frederick (Flora DAVIDSON). ParticularLy need to know about
the parents of Elizabeth MCGILL and Ellen MYERS.
-- 117 Crestwood, Kerrville, TX 78028
Submitted on Wed Feb 10 09:24:13 EST 1999
I am search for information on John and George BLAIR sons of Jacob
Blair,I and a Cherokee mother, It is my understanding that there
were also seven daughters, but I have no names. If anyone can
provide any assistwance or directions, it will be most appreciated.
Dr. H. E. Blair
Dr. H. E. Blair
-- Dr. H. E. Blair; P. O. Box 22222, Palatka, FL 32178
Submitted on Mon Feb 8 21:15:22 EST 1999
Looking for information on Bailey (Baley) Seals who married Mary
Mathis (Mathes) sometime prior to 1838 when they had a son ... Philip
Seals. Philip married Rhoda Cope abt 1858 in Hancock county.
Rhoda's family show up 1840 in Hawkins county & 1850/1860 in Hancock.
There is a Bailey Seal listed in 1840 Hawkins County with many
children...if this is Philip's family there must be some siblings out
Any assistance is appreciated!
Submitted on Mon Feb 8 20:37:19 EST 1999
WINEINGER. My Wineinger line has been traced from Indiana in the
1800-1900s back to Hawkins/Sullivan Counties TN. Supposingly they
may go back to a Nicholas WINEINGER who came from Germany shortly
before the Rev. War and settled in PA...later some of the family
moved to TN.
Would enjoy sharing information on this family. Thanks!!
Submitted on Sun Feb 7 17:31:47 EST 1999
Looking for information on Johnnie RICHARDSON who came from Scotland
and settled in New Canton, Hawkins Co. before 1800. He married Retta
Mann. Any information would be appreciated.
Dale N. Richardson
Submitted on Sun Feb 7 10:11:17 EST 1999
William Jenkins b 1795 Va m Judia Fitch b 1790 Va. Where? They,
with their family are in Hawkins Co Tn 1850 census. Son Morgan m
Nancy Fitch 1859. Where? Son Parson m #2, for both, Martha Bear 8
Aug 1878 in Hawkins Co Tn. They are in 1880 Hawkins Co Tn census. I
need info for this time period and earlier. I have info forward.
Submitted on Sat Feb 6 18:25:47 EST 1999
Searching for information on GOTTFRIED (KERCHER) CARRIGER,SR. and his
descendants. One branch of the CARRIGER family moved to Hawkins and
Jefferson Counties, Tennessee Some of the Hawkins County branch
scattered to Louden County, Tennessee in late 1800's.
Submitted on Sat Feb 6 00:28:20 EST 1999
Seeking information on Lewis Christian's descendents who was first
Christian to settle in Hawkins County Tennessee in 1790.
Jimmie I. Christian
-- 1214 Newit Vick Drive, Vicksburg, MS 39183
Submitted on Fri Feb 5 11:47:39 EST 1999
George W. Taylor born 1860/1870's in or around Hawkins Co. Tn. George
had one distinct Physical feature he was blind in the right eye but
had a glass eye, could not have been noticeable. He married Rebecca
Jane Powers Ramey and they had two children Elmer William Taylor born
1912 and Alice Beatrice Taylor born Aug. 22, 1919 if any one knows of
this elusive father and grandfather, I would appreciate any and all
Doris Hyden Ely
Submitted on Thu Feb 4 10:43:25 EST 1999
I am searching for parents of Susannah Lankford who married a John
Dykes. Also his mother Susannah Robertson who married William Dykes.
Submitted on Thu Feb 4 10:35:49 EST 1999
MCCRACKEN:CHARLES CLEVELAND b. 1886 d. 1965 Indian Springs Hospital.
Son of JOHN MCCRACKEN b. abt 1860ish, he was the son of JOHN H died
between 1910-1920 Hawkins Co Census at 74 years. Charles Cleveland
had these siblings :ELLEN,JAMES,JOHN,CLYDE etc.. BARRETT: AMANDA
BARRETT b. abt 1860ish dau of John Barrett,who was son of PLEASANT
[marr CATHERINE CRAWFORD], son of MESHACK. MEEK: JOHN BARRETT marr
CATHERINE MEEK dau of JESSE MEEK son of JAMES MEEK. MCCRACKEN'S,
BARRETT'S, MEEK'S, all reported of Cherokee Blood.
HICKS: MARY,STEPHEN,DETWILA[DELPHA-AUNT DET] CHARLES,all born in the
1880's children of JAMES HICKS/MATILDA SKELTON. JAMES HICKS son of
JOHN HICKS. Dead END!! SKELTON:MATILDA dau of SAMUEL [marr SUSANNA
HARTMAN],SAMUEL son of JAMES b. 1842 [marr ANNA CURRY].Both HICKS &
SKELTON lines are Cherokee according to family. Can we help each
other? Thanks, Jean email@example.com
Submitted on Wed Feb 3 23:20:27 EST 1999
Phillips, Gabriel b. 1759 - d. 11-18-1812 St. Clair, Hawkins City TN.
Looking for information about family cemetery on the Morell Farm.
Submitted on Wed Feb 3 20:37:18 EST 1999
I am researching our LONG Family from Hawkins County Tennesse. George
M. Long ( b. 10 Feb. 1818) Married Rebecca Tucker. Branch Tucker Long
(b. 29 Aug. 1846) Married Margaret Hicks. It is said in the family
Georges parents names were John and Sarah. I know there was a John
Long and a Sarah Ball from Hawkins County and they had a son named
George and also a son named Spencer. We know our George had a brother
named Spencer. Would love to talk with anyone who is connected to
this family in anyway. I will share any info I might have.
-- P.O. Box 585, Argenta, IL 62501
Submitted on Wed Feb 3 01:10:27 EST 1999
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