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Douglas L. Foster Tue Dec 31 13:42:49 1996
CANNON: Any information relative to the Minos CANNON who resided in Madison County, AL and died there testate in 1853. Believed to be a brother of Willis CANNON of Bedford county and of Augustus CANNON of Lincoln County. The Will of this Minos CANNON was probated in Bedford County with Augustus CANNON the executor. Minos, Willis, and Augustus CANNON, were possibly the uncles of my great grandfather, Almon CANNON of Bedford county and thus the brothers of my gg grandfather, William CANNON.

Rosa Balish Mon Dec 30 07:24:53 1996
Researching Family of Jacob Hamilton of Lincoln Co.,b.4 Oct 1785 poss. La.,d. 26 Jan 1852,bur.Rocky Springs Cem.,Huntland Tn.Marr. # !?,5 Children;Edley,Sarah,Jasper,Ezekiel Wilson ,Alexander. Marr #2,Elizabeth(Poss.Brown)b.16 Oct 1807,d.17 Jul 1881,bur. Rocky Springs Cem.,Huntland,Tn. 11 Children:Jane,Lucy Lucinda, Evaline, Newton A.,Mary E.,Nancy A.,Evicy T.,James P.,Lucretta B. and Lanus P.. Jacob's Mother's name was Rachel and he had a brother Wm. I have a bible record of Henry Rives Melson who married Martha Adella Edens. Martha says,her Father,Samuel Edens married in 1791 a widow,Rachel Hamilton who had two sons, Jacob born 1787 and Wm. born 1789. Is this the same Family? any and all help will be welcomed.

Dean Foster Hardesty Sun Dec 29 14:01:48 1996
Following listed in Franklin Co. 1860 Census ,Salem 099 Dist.3 p.73 James Foster b,TN 1815 wife Mary (Pritchett) b.NC 1815 America b. 1843 Anthony b. 1846 James Hollis b.1847 Nancy b. 1850 Thomas b.1854 Daughter Sarah b. 1840 had been listed with all of the above who had been born at the time they lived in Lincoln Co,TN for the 1850 Census. James Foster with wife and two young females, probably daughters were enumerated in Lincoln Co.1840 Census. Sarah married a Williams. Benjamin Foster is listed at 100 Dist.3 in Franklin Co 1860., next to James Foster family. Please E-mail if you are connected in any way with any of the above.

Phyl Vance Sun Dec 29 17:09:35 1996
ELLISON, DENNIS, HUNTER I am looking for info for John and Celia ELLISON, their son John and wife Cynthia HUNTER, and George Washington DENNIS and wife ANN and their families. They were in Lincoln Co in 1850.

Gay Nix Fri Dec 27 17:53:01 1996
Interested in the NICHOLS family of Lincoln Co. Tenn.MOSES NICHOLS born ca 1791 N.C. Married ca 1814 ELIZABETH? born 1798 N.C.In Lincoln Co. Ky. by 1813. Son REV. GREENWOOD born 1821 married REBECCA NIX, daug. of LEBANON NIX of RutherfordCo. Tn. son of WILLIAM NIX. Related families are: CARBO,HALE,MUSE,FOSTER,SORRELL,MASSEY,GILBERT,WAGSTER,FREEMAN, MULLINS.

Rick Dickson Tue Dec 24 07:15:50 1996
Dickson, Robert - looking for ancestors of Robert Dickson, b. abt 1780, married Eliza Garner abt 1810 in Lincoln Cty, TN, Robert was mayor of Fayetteville early 1800's. Eliza's father was Brice M. Garner. Robert and Eliza had several children who moved to Huntsville AL. Any info appreciated. Please E-mail at your convenience. Thanks

Carolyn Nelson Fri Dec 20 16:29:57 1996
John Terrell GOFORTH m. Amanda Ann FENDLEY on 8 March 1879 in Lincoln Co. Due to the demise of WOW, please note my new e-mail address:

Myrtle A. Darnell Mon Dec 16 19:10:56 1996
From Myrtle A DARNELL Daniel LEONARD b abt 1780, possibly VA, d after 1850 Lincoln Co TN census. He was living with his son-in-law Isaac (K or R) NORMAN and Julia F. LEONARD NORMAN. Daniel's occupation: tailor. Need his parents, wife and other children. Isaac NORMAN b 6 Jan 1808 SC m 26 Dec 1832 Madison Co AL to Julia F. LEONARD b 17 Dec 1817. Isaac and Julia were living in AL when their first 2 children were born, then in Lincoln Co TN when the rest were born. They moved to MO after the 1870/80 censuses. Martha Jane NORMAN (Mrs. COBB), their dau, m William HOLMAN 1871. James NORMAN m Caroline HOLMAN, dau of William Pearson HOLMAN. Need Isaac NORMAN's parents and siblings.

Robert McAlister Tue Dec 10 19:35:08 1996
Looking for information regarding William Abbott/MargaretMcAlister marriage. Marriage was about 1840 in Lincoln Co., Tn.

Robert McAlister Tue Dec 10 19:30:29 1996
Looking for information regarding William BILLINGS who married Nancy McCollister in Lincoln Co., TN around 1846. Would like to contact descendents of their son James W. BILLINGS

Greg Young Mon Dec 9 19:52:07 1996
VINES Seeking information on Thomas (1778-185_) and Nancy VINES, who moved from the eastern part of the state to KY, then to Lincoln Co.,TN, and then to Jefferson Co., AL. Thomas may have originally been surnamed LIPPS, and then adopted by a VINES.

Charlotte Ferry Wed Dec 4 17:41:37 1996
Am looking for any info on PICKNEY BOLIN, b.1826,Li Co. Tn. wife ELISABETH BEDDINGFIELD of Li. Co Tn. Looking for names of all their chrildren. Specially a T.W.Bolin or Thomas Bolin. If anyone has any info, it would really help me out. Thanks.

Regina Young Smith Fri Nov 22 19:19:22 1996
Looking for information about Green Miles, b. 8/28/1819; married Elizabeth McWhorter in Lincoln Co., TN on Aug 15, 1841. They are listed in the 1850 Census in Lincoln Co. Their children were Elizabeth Pierce Miles (my g. grandmother), William H., Sarah T., Milton, Wilson Green, George Washington, Margaret Ann, Andrew Johnson, Alexander L. and Mary Reden Miles. Family later moved to Hart Co., Ky, and I have Ky information to share. Any info about parents, relatives, etc of Green MILES or Elizabeth McWHORTER would be appreciated.

James Pylant Sat Nov 23 13:22:42 1996
James WRIGHT married Eliza Jane McLemore in 1839 in Lincoln Co. TN. She was evidently the daughter of Sterling MCLEMORE and Martha WHITAKER. I would like to correspond with anyone researching these families.

Stan Pilant Tue Nov 19 14:46:19 1996
Looking for any information on the Pilant family in Tennessee. Specifically, information on Andrew J., Kinchin, Luther M. and Margaret.

Danny Pettus Tue Nov 19 17:11:06 1996
Albert F Raney married to Sarah Virginia Bats. Was she an indian? Washington Rainey married to Jane Ritch. Was she an indian? Who are their parents, grandparents, etc.

Regina Roper Wed Nov 20 05:08:06 1996
BIRDWELL, ROWE, McCORMACK, BUTLER I am researching these following connections in Giles Co and beyond: John McCormack SR married Mary Birdwell, dau of JOHN and granddau of Robert Birdwell. John McCormack d. 1830. He and Mary had children John, Marcella, Elizabeth, Mary Jane, two other girls. Marcella m. Alfred Rowe, son of Joseph and Mary Asa Carden Rowe. Their daughter Martha Caledonia married Calvin Arthur Butler of neighboring Lincoln Co. Any cousins to share info?

James Pylant Sun Nov 17 17:13:11 1996
James WRIGHT married Eliza Jane MCLEMORE in 1839 in Lincoln Co, TN. She evidently was the daughter of Sterling McLemore and Martha WHITAKER. I would like to correspond with anyone researching these families.

Melody Abbott Carlton Sun Nov 17 18:34:40 1996
I am searching for information on William Abbott, born around 1816, married Margaret McAlister on November 26, 1838. I would like to know anything about William/Margaret's ancestors or life in Lincoln County, Tennessee. Willliam and Margaret's youngest son, Samuel Huey Abbott was my Great Grandfather. William and Margaret had the following children; Nancy Jane-brn 12-06-1839, Martha Elizabeth-brn 12-26-1841, James Andrew- brn 10-15-1843, John Littleton brn-08-05-1845, Ira William-brn 07-28- 1847, Leroy Winson-brn 08-30-1850, Nathan Eli-brn4-26-1852, Mary Malitia brn-01-27-1855, Moses Wiley Eric(Issac) brn-9-14-1859 and Samuel Huey Abbott-brn 12-12-1862.

Gerald K Byers Thu Nov 14 14:55:20 1996
Looking for divorce notice or records from Wilson County, or Sumner County Tn, for the divorce of Francis Moseley Ligon/Snoddy from Graham Snoddy of Sumner County, Tn about 1827? Any help would be welcomed. Also looking for any SNODDY relatives living in Lincoln County, Tn presently.

Charlotte Ferry Wed Nov 13 11:15:16 1996
Looking for any information on a T.W. BOLIN married to a Susie HILL. They were married in 1884 in Lincoln co. Susie Hill was born in Giles Co.Also Pinkney Bolin and wife Elizabeth BEDDINGFIELD, married in 1846 in Li.Co. From Giles Co. or Li Co. We think T.W.(born 1851?) is son of Pinkney(born 1826?) Any help Please. I'm pretty new and nearly no Tenn. books available to me. E-Mail me with any info.

Rob Pence Mon Nov 11 14:07:22 1996
ROBISON, DOUD Searching for further information on John Henry (Jake) ROBISON b:3-30-1851 in Tennessee d:2-21-1923 in Lincoln CO B:Wright Cem Boonshill TN. Married Catie R. DOUD b:1-5-1858 in Mississippi d:9-23-1925 in Giles County. 4 Children, Otis Lee, James B., Etlar Eugene and Grigsby Franklin (my G-Grand Father). John Henry's parents were Henry Robison b:abt 1809 in Georgia and Mildred W. b:8-1822 in Virginia. Siblings of John Henry include: Harriet, Winfield, Sarah, M. Angeline, Ruben, George, J.D. and M.E.

Yolanda Hughey Mon Nov 11 18:41:59 1996
I am researching Hugheys in the Lincoln Co., TN area. My earliest ancestor is Alexander Hughey who married Mary Lavena Davis. I'm not sure when they were married, probably around 1823, and I'm not sure where they were married. I would like a record of their marriage. i would also like info on deeds which bear Alexander's name. I believe his parents to be Henry and Mary (Cook) Hughey, but I have no proof of this. A deed with Henry's name on it would certainly link the two men. I would like any Hughey info from this county.

Joe Hardiman Sun Nov 10 15:35:21 1996
Researching TURNER, Hardin b abt 1810 NC OR Va GRAHAM, Nancy bt ab1832 Tn Hardin Turner and Nancy Graham were married probably in Marshall Co Tenn abt 1853. Hardin is listed in the 1850 Marshall Census in the househould of Presley Jones. In the 1880 Marshall Co census Hardin and Nancy have 10 children. (Their youngest child is my grandmother Daisy Beulah Turner Hardiman.) They later moved to Giles Co Tenn, and possibly lived in Lincoln Co. I have information to share.

Patrick Gudaitis Fri Nov 8 17:32:25 1996
HALL..WEBSTER...SANDERS...SMITH William H.(Henry) Hall b. 1818 TN, m. 1844 Arrilla Smith (b 1822) Lincoln Co (LCT). Children: Louisa, Mary, Amanda, Sarah Lucretia, William Joseph, John Perry, and Willis Arthur. Henry Hall Research: possible brother, Mitchell Sanders b.1830's, Mother, Nancy (?) Sanders b. 1791 KY (m.Hall then Sanders?). Nancy Sanders (widowed?) is in LCT 1840 census. Arrilla Smith Research: known as a Webster, possible step-father, Absolum Webster b. 1802, lived Rutherford co. 1830, LCT 1840 & after. Any help appreciated.

Will Duncan Fri Nov 8 09:19:47 1996
Looking for info on A.M. Duncan b. 1835 in TN, m. Nancy Emily McBride (daughter of George Jefferson McBride and Larunia Manasco) in Tipton Co., TN in 1856. Had son: Jefferson Warren Duncan b. 1858, TN A.M. Duncan in 1850 census Hardin Co., TN ?

Marge Dulin Fri Nov 1 19:04:43 1996
Looking for information on David Manuel LOGAN, wife Mary HODGES, and children Martha Logan FLOYD, Polly m. Josiah BRICHUN, Sally m. Lemuel BRICHUN, Benjamin, Tarlton, John H., Agnes, Elizabeth,Lucinda, and Lucy. They lived in Wilson, Bedford, and Marshall Counties, TN during the first half of the 1800's. Came to TN from Goochland or Fluvanna Co., VA around 1800. Interested in spouses, children, any other information available. m. Lemuel BRICHUN, Benjamin, Tarlton, John H., Agnes, Elizabeth, Lucinda, and Mary. Especially interested in places and dates, spouses, children, etc.

Marge Dulin Fri Nov 1 19:19:42 1996
NEERGAARD, BISPLINGHOFF Searching for information on BISPLINGHOFF and NEERGAARD families who lived in Roane Co., TN in the mid to late 1800's. Need date of death for Charles B. BISPLINGHOFF and his wife Margarita STULTING. Also would like dates and names of children of both BISPLINGHOFF and Theodor Carl Christian Bruun NEERGAARD and Theodor August Bruun NEERGAARD families. Both families came to Kinston area from Denmark around 1850.

Rick Hall Fri Nov 1 19:55:16 1996
I'm looking for info on William Henry HALL, b. abt 1815-1818,d. abt 1871; married 1st, Elizabeth MARBERRY 1841 and 2nd Arilla WEBSTER SMITH, m 1844. Children include: William "Willis"; Arthur HALL (m Eliza Jane BEVELS), Amanda HALL (m. Wm. D. BEECH), Mary E. HALL (m. James Cheatham), Louisa HALL, Sarah HALL, William J. HALL, John P. HALL, and Alice HALL; these children were all born btw 1846-1868. I especially need info on parents of William Henry HALL, but would like info on any of the above. Thanks for your help.

Jo Hughes Fri Nov 1 09:24:01 1996
My KING ancestors who lived in the Lincoln county and Bedford county of TN include: EBENEZER B. KING, EPHRAIM, JR AND EPHRAIM, SR KING and NEEDHAM KING. These ancestors were listed in two census years, 1830 and 1840. EBENEZER B. KING was my gg-grandfather and I know that he was reported born in SC, no county known. I would appreciate hearing from any KING researcher who may have knowledge about my ancestors. Another name mentioned in the census records was an ELENDER (ELLENDER) KING, birthplace - MD. She must have been a mother, sister or aunt. Many thanks for any help in finding this family. Regards, Jo Hughes, Seattle