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Seek proof of births of Sarah JOHNSON and her husband Patrick Henry
BRADEN, who were married in Maury County, TN, 5 Apr 1832. Also seek
the parents of Sarah JOHNSON. Their daughter, Mary Eleanor BRADEN
married Israel Francis HUDDLESTON in Purdy, McNairy County, TN 7 Mar
Georgene Claxton Kehoe
-- P. O. Box 630583, Houston, TX 77263-0583
Submitted on Mon Jun 7 01:46:56 EDT 1999
Looking for any information on Joseph John FLEMING, who married Sarah
COVEY, in Guilford County, NC 1799. Family moved with her parents to
Maury County, TN around 1803.
Jan Fleming Firtion
Submitted on Mon Jun 7 00:36:08 EDT 1999
Looking for W,J Ferguson & Susie Russell, I do know that they were in
Maury Co. in 1887 because they had a son born there by the name of
James Albert Ferguson, If you can help please E-mail me at
Submitted on Sun Jun 6 09:11:51 EDT 1999
I am trying to locate information for a James Neely born August l8,
l804 showing his first wife to be Elizabeth Glass and his second wife
to be Mary Faris, b.l789 Hagerstown, Md. and the names of any
children he may have had.
-- 342 Chestnut, Abilene, TX 79602
Submitted on Fri Jun 4 12:05:58 EDT 1999
I'm researching the ancestors of Jeanette (Nettie) Estes. Since she
was married to W.A. Hopwood 9-2-1909 in Columbia we have reason to
believe she was from Columbia, Maury County, TN. We know very little
about her. We do know that her mother died when she was a small child
and she was raised by her grandmother, we think Emily Estes d.
1-18-1915 at age 91. Nettie's mother and father may have been Nancy
Estes d. 3-2-1891 age 45 yrs. and J.J. Estes d. 3-17-1923 age 63 yrs.
We do know his name was John. Nettie also had an uncle named Lonnie
Estes (no dates) on him. All of these dates were taken from the
Hopwood Family Bible which was kept by Nettie. My husband is Thomas
Jackson Hopwood, Nettie's only grandchild. Any help very much
-- 212 Annette Dr., Ashland City, TN 37015-1339
Submitted on Fri Jun 4 11:59:13 EDT 1999
Thomas J. Caldwell married Nancy J.Gist/Guest Sept.29,1859 in Maury
Co. Tn.Would like to have any information on these
people-Father,Mother,Brothers&sisters that anyone has.
Submitted on Thu Jun 3 08:24:06 EDT 1999
Interested in info on John Ripley LUNN, __ Hubert LUNN, Sally SCOTT
(married to J.R. LUNN), James MOSER, Sydney CAPLEY.
Thank you !
Submitted on Mon May 31 19:56:53 EDT 1999
Searching for information about the BAKER family in the Santa Fe
community in the early 1800's. This family had strong ties to General
Richard WINN, who moved to Maury Co from Winnsboro in Fairfield Co,
SC. Would appreciate any information about the early Santa Fe
Submitted on Sun May 30 23:04:58 EDT 1999
We are trying to compile the WADE geneology chart. More
specifically, the George WADE family. If you are related to George
Wade, please e-mail me at email@example.com. I would like to have
your name, how you are related, your date of birth, children, etc. or
mail the information to 309 Wiley Street, Madison, TN 37115
Submitted on Sun May 30 17:51:56 EDT 1999
I'm researching my great grandfather Daniel Duncan who lived in Maury
County, not sure of dates. He's buried in Perry County. Also
researching my husband's great grandfather John Estes and also his
grandmother Jeanette (Nettie) Estes who was married to Will Andrew
Hopwood. John's wife died young and Nettie was raised by her
grandmother (Not sure of her name). She also had an uncle Lonnie
Estes. Would appreciated any info on these people. Also does Maury
County have a mailing list that I could join. Thanks. Jessie
-- 212 Annette Dr., Ashland City, TN 37015-1339
Submitted on Sun May 30 00:37:53 EDT 1999
Does "Buck" or "Pony" Waldrop ring a bell? James Andrew "Buck" and
David Berryman "Pony" were sons of Andrew Jackson and Eugenia
Katherine (Compton) Waldrop. Buck was born Oct. 22, 1871; Pony was
born Sep. 28, 1874; both in Giles Co, TN. Pony married Lucy
Catherine Cole, the daughter of a friend he met in Cedar Hill, TN,
while working as a logger. Pony and Lucy are my Great-grandparents.
They are thought to live on the Giles/Maury county line. I am trying
to find any written documents of their birth listing their parents,
any marriage documents, and his death.
Submitted on Sat May 29 22:38:27 EDT 1999
Looking for Thomas (Jefferson) Grant, b. around 1792, d. 1838(?) in
Maury County. Married to Sarah (E) Davis, b. around 1796 and
believed to have died in Maury County. Believed to have had 8 - 9
children (John, Richard G., Howard, daughter (may have died at
birth), Mary Margaret, Levina, James Davis, Nancy E., Elizabeth).
Father said to have been James Grant who originally came from
Scotland and mother may have been Deborah who originally came from N.
Ireland. There are several references to Marshall County as a
possible birth place.
-- 4122 Jetty Terrace Circle, Missouri City, TX 77459
Submitted on Sat May 29 19:28:08 EDT 1999
Looking for information about Thomas W. Barnes, born Dec. 1820 died
Sept 15, 1910 in Davidson County, TN. Married Ellen H. Brinkley 7
Oct. l840 in Maury County, TN. Children were William Dickey Barnes,
born May 31 1846, died Aug 20 1904, John W. Barnes, born May 1847 and
Florence Barnes, born June 1867. William D. Barnes served in the 6th
TN Cavalry, CSA.
-- 360 Cane Creek Road, Lexington, TN 38351-7362
Submitted on Sat May 29 17:33:14 EDT 1999
I am in search of Edward Maxwell born Ky 1793 and Elizabeth Maxwell
VA.Children of Edward Maxwell and Elizabeth are:
1. Robert Maxwell, born 8 May 1824, TN, married Amanda Cox 17 Nov
1847 in Lewis CO,TN, daut of William J.Cox
and Mary Cox. Robert Maxwell enlisted in
Company C, First Reg TN Inf (Mexican War) 6 June 1846 at Lewis
mustered in 6 June 1846 at Columbia TN. Children of Robert Maxwell
Cox are John W. Maxwell may have been born Cookville TN, abt 1857,
Samuel C. Maxwell born 17 July
1859 Hampshire, TN Ephram Baker Maxwell born 12 Feb 1865 Hampshire
2. Edward P. Maxwell, born abt 1828, TN, married Martha J. Dycus,
daut of Elijah J. Dycus and M.C. Dycus, abt
1859 in TN, child of Edward P. Maxwell and Martha is Elizabeth J.
Maxwell, born abt 1860, Maury County TN.
It is believed the Maxwell family exited the Middle TN area, ante
1870. Robert and family were living
in Stringtown OK, in 1889
if you think that we may have a connection would enjoy hearing fro
Submitted on Sat May 29 12:45:37 EDT 1999
Does anyone have information on William HENDRIX/HENDRICKS, who
apparently died before 1850 in Lawrence Co. TN? He was born ca 1780,
and was married at time of death to Sarah(maiden name unknown)...the
parents were from NC/SC. They had these known children: John, b. KY,
Mary, b.KY, Simon, b. TN, (as were all the rest), Nancy Catherine,
Martha, Elmira Jane and Sarah. Mary married a Pace(formerly of Maury
Co., they married in Lawrence, but first child was born in Giles);
Nancy Catherine and Elmira Jane both married Escue men; Martha
married a Roland; Simon married a Howard, and Sarah married a Pace
from Giles Co. John and his family, Mary's children, and Sarah and
her family all moved later to Benton Co. AR. Will appreciate any
information on this Hendrix family, or on the Pace family, if anyone
has info to share on them. Thanks.
Submitted on Sat May 29 11:57:38 EDT 1999
Looking for information on my 2nd Ggreatgrandparents Johnny and Jane
Polk. I do not know Janes Surname. They moved from Maury County TN to
IL and then on to Arkansas. My Ggreatgrandmother Mattie Jane was
next to the youngest child. The TN census list both born in TN. With
all their children except my Grandmother and her sister Ida being
born in IL.
-- 3598 West Ash St., Russellville, AR 72802
Submitted on Fri May 28 23:27:45 EDT 1999
On 5/28/99 C-Span had an excellent program on James K. Polk, showing
the Polk home interior, exterior and giving a great deal of
information about James K. Polk and Mrs. Polk. They are doing a
series on the American presidents. They state that more information
on the different programs can be found at americanpresidents.org.
Submitted on Fri May 28 10:40:24 EDT 1999
I am looking for information on John and Mary MITCHELL who lived in
Maury County from ~1820 to at least 1843. During that time they had
11 children: Cynthia, Minta, Jesse, Susan, Nancy, Mary, Sarah,
Caldonia, John, Rowena Clementine, and Mary E. Minta and Jesse
married Calvin (in 1842) and Martha (in 1846) LATTA, respectively.
Rowena Clementine married William CRAWFORD of Rutherford County in
about 1865. Mary is said to have been full-blood Cherokee;
according to a census record she was born in NC in 1801; John
was born ~1793 in GA. Thank you in advance for your help!
Submitted on Wed May 19 07:18:40 EDT 1999
Looking for parents of William Dickey (Dick) Barnes born April 30,
1846 in Maury County. Married Johnetta (Jonetta) Cunningham during
or after civil war. Served with 6th TN cavalry CSA and fought
Sherman from Atlanta to the sea. Was paroled in Hardeyville, S. C.
W.D. died August 22, 1904 in Nashville. Father was "well known
auctioneer T. B. Barnes" per obit, but could have been T.W. Barnes.
Brother J. Warren Barnes, Sister Mrs. T. B. Scoggins. Was a member
of the Cheatham Bivouac U. C. V.
-- 360 Cane Creek Road, Lexington, TN 38351-7362
Submitted on Tue May 18 12:32:50 EDT 1999
Looking out for the Jones's For any who may need this info!
John W. Jones 7 Nov 1880 of Columbia, Tenn. Was found liveing in
Vicksburg.Miss in 1917. My Dad was born in Dyersburg, Tenn and his
grandparents , G & GG are from Murfreesboro.
Ted D Jones firstname.lastname@example.org
Ted D Jones
-- 1962 South Ross Road, Utica, MS 39175
Submitted on Tue May 18 10:42:38 EDT 1999
Looking for any information on an ANDREW BAKER who md. HANNAH ROBERTS
in 1816, in Maury County.
Submitted on Sat May 15 22:49:34 EDT 1999
Joseph LOFLIN, married to Elizabeth CATHEY CHAMBERS, 1837, Maury
County. Their son Josiah Young LOFLIN, married to Catherine Elizabeth
HINES 1865. Researching LOFLIN, CATHEY, and HINES lines.
Submitted on Sat May 15 17:51:16 EDT 1999
I am looking for info on the CECILs, they lived in Mt. Pleasant and
Submitted on Fri May 14 17:47:08 EDT 1999
Seeking info on 'any' QUEEN by surname who was in the state of TN.
Our family is John Queen b. ca. 1774 m. 1st unknown, 7 (unk.)
children. He then married Mary CAMPBELL on 4-30-1816 in Maury Co.
They had 3 chidren, 2 known. His son, James Campbell QUEEN b.
5-7-1819 m. Priscilla JOBE ca. 1845.
I find John in Maury Co in 1812-1816, Lincoln land grant 1816 and
then Franklin Co in 1820. He is not found before or after this.
James Campbell QUEEN shows up in Wayne Co ca. 1860. Please contact
me if you have any QUEEN relatives.
-- 1772 Queens Xing , Henning, TN 38041
Submitted on Thu May 13 10:28:40 EDT 1999
I am looking for Obediah Hendrick Webb b.1814. Married a Sarah
in Maury Co.1834 and shortly after moved to Ill.
Submitted on Wed May 12 22:14:45 EDT 1999
Seeking info on the John (Jehu?) QUEEN who's listed in the 1820
Franklin Co census. He and his wife are both listed 45+ w/ 12
children in the household. I believe this is the John Queen who
married Mary Campbell in Maury Co on 4-30-1816. John served in the
War of 1812, is listed in the May 1814 court records and married in
1816 all in Maury County. I then found a land grant in 1816 in
Lincoln Co. Then he's moved to Franklin but I loose track of him in
1830. If you know anything about this family, please contact me.
-- 1772 Queens Xing Rd, Henning, TN 38041
Submitted on Tue May 11 20:35:50 EDT 1999
Does anyone know who these people are? William Quin was listed on
the inventory of Edward Beanland, submitted May 1815 term of the
Maury Co Court. William owed Beanland fifty cents due the 19 June
I'm most interested in who the Quin was and his descendants.
-- 1772 Queens Xing Rd, Henning, TN 38041
Submitted on Tue May 11 20:20:32 EDT 1999
Hightower DODSON married Sarah/Sally DODSON in Williamson County in
1807. He signed the petition to create Maury in August 1807. Their
daughter, Deniah, married Whitmill LEIGH in January 1830. The LEIGH
family removed to Fayette County, Illinois, in the early 1840s. Would
like to correspond with descendants of Hightower (1812 Veteran) who
died in 1876.
Rev. David McDonald
-- 313 West Corning Avenue, Peotone, IL 60468-8933
Submitted on Mon May 10 20:23:34 EDT 1999
HUNT, George Malcom "Dink" (b. Sept. 5, 1844 in Maury County, TN and
d. Dec. 5, 1928 in Tipton, Tillman, OK) married Martha Mary Rebecca
Elvina Mobley on May 3, 1903
-- P.O. Box 1688, Porterville, CA 93258
Submitted on Mon May 10 19:29:22 EDT 1999
HUNT, Delmar Fountain "Faunt" (b. 1819 in Maury County, TN and d.
Nov. 18, 1883 in Maury County, TN) married Lindie McNeal (b. in
Scotland and d. before 1850 in Maury County, TN ???)
-- P.O. Box 1688, Porterville , CA 93258
Submitted on Mon May 10 19:26:19 EDT 1999
I am searching for the parents and siblings of RICHARD CAMPBELL, born
1822-1824 in Middle Tennessee, possibly Maury County. Richard
married a MARY ANNE, maiden name possibly SMITH around 1842-1843 in
Tennessee. Moved to Kentucky by 1848, Ripley County, Missouri by
1850, Van Buren County, Arkansas by 1852. Children born to Richard
and Mary Anne, Lucretia, born 1844, Miranda, b. 1846, Elizabeth M. b.
1848, Ky, Lauza Jane, born Missouri, Andrew/Alexander born 1852,
Arkansas, William H., born 1855, Arkansas. Mary Anne died around
1855 and Richard married Elizabeth Bean and had three other children.
Several other families from Maury County, Tennessee also settled in
Van Buren County, Arkansas. Can anyone help me with Richard's
family?? Thank You, Virginia
Submitted on Sun May 9 18:51:49 EDT 1999
James Rutledge, b. 1785, NC, was the son of Rev. War Veteran William
Rutledge b. 1756 and Chloe Johnson. James Rutledge married Nancy
Armstrong, daughter of William Armstrong, in 1811 in Maury Co., TN.
He resided there at least until 1850, when he last appeared on the
census in Maury Co.
Children of James and Nancy:
1) William Pinckney b. 1815 d. 1890, Williamson Co., TX,
2) Samuel Johnson (m. Emmaline Hogan) b. 1818 d. 1860's TN,
3) Thomas Lafayette b. 1820 d. 1898 Burnet Co., TX,
4) Edward Armstrong (m. 1843, Mary Francis Young, d. Thomas) b. 1824
d. 1865 Travis Co., TX,
5) Mary J. (m. 1841, Stephen Dark) b. 1827 d. 1845 Maury Co., TN,
6) Nancy Melissa (m. 1851, John Thos. Young, s. Thos.) b. 1830 d.
1876 Washington Co., ARK,
7) Eliza A. (m. Watson/Peter Hanna) b. 1832 d. p. 1880 Collin County
I have put together a web site on the descendants of Wm. Rutledge at:
Please send comments, corrections, or additions to:
Ernest E. Hunt
Submitted on Sat May 8 17:27:25 EDT 1999
All of the following individuals were Revolutionary soldiers that
lived in Maury County. John BAKER (probably John W. BAKER) of Santa
Fe district; James FREELAND, James HILL (buried in Maury Co) and
Francis HILL. Would appreciate any information about these men from
the Santa Fe District.
Submitted on Fri May 7 02:13:30 EDT 1999
BAKER and HILL families were "early settlers" of the Santa Fe
district. Thomas BAKER and Charles BAKER, soldiers in 1812, were sons
of James and Elizabeth RANDOLPH BAKER. Elizabeth BAKER, daughter of
Thomas, married ? HILL. Would appreciate any information about these
Submitted on Fri May 7 02:00:54 EDT 1999
My gggrandfather, William Phillip HOLCOMB (HOLCOMBE) was born 22
Oct., 1803 in Maury County. I believe he had 2 wives, Lena P. WATSON
and M. VICK. My great grandmother, Clementine HOLCOMB, was William's
6th child, born on 25 May, 1839 in Maury County. Any additional
information would be greatly appreciated.
Submitted on Fri May 7 00:41:31 EDT 1999
Looking for whereabouts of a Niles Ball who married in Maury or
Marshall Co., TN and also Young Ball I think he married a Sprinkle
Submitted on Tue May 4 22:57:16 EDT 1999
Looking for information on John Paul GUNNEL nicknamed "Happy Jack".
Birth around 186? and died around 195?. He married a TURNER, but I
dont know her name. I do know that they lived in Springhill, Tenn.
and both are buried there. They lived on Depoe Street in Springhill
and he owned the ice house there. They had several children, their
names were Louise, Stant, Jessie, John, and Claude. Claude (C.T.)
was my great great grandfather. Each of the boys spelled their last
names different. GUNNELS,GUNNELL, GUNNEL. Any info. would be of
great help, I am at a total stand still. Was Happy Jack born in
Springhill? If not were did he come from? If you can help Thank you
so very much.
Tina Gunnel Carter
Submitted on Tue May 4 22:16:31 EDT 1999
Looking for parents of Mary "Polly" COCHRAN, b. about 1809. Married
Littleberry ODOM in Maury Co. 20 Sept. 1822.
Submitted on Sun May 2 20:01:21 EDT 1999
Seeking information about my BURRESS line which was in Maury County
at the time of the 1830 census. Family was headed by William Burress,
who married Emily Parkman in Davidson County in 1827. It appears some
Parkmans were later in Maury County also. By 1840 the Burress family
was in Gibson County.
-- 319 Fox Run Drive, Galax, VA 24333
Submitted on Sun May 2 19:10:47 EDT 1999
Seeking information on James H. AKIN, b abt 1828-32, son of Thomas
AKIN b abt 1807 NC and Elizabeth b abt 1816 NC; who married in Maury
Co. TN 6 Oct 1851 Susannah MATTOCK b abt 1832, dtr of Notley MATTOCK
. They are in 1860 KY Butler Co. Rochester Census, ages 29 b NC
and 16 b TN. and 1850 TN Maury Co. Lewis Co. Census. Believe
they also lived in Maury Co. TN. between those two census. Reply
also to RSpe438094@aol.com.
Rose M. Spencer
-- 203 Moss Road, Pine Bluff, AR 71602
Submitted on Sun May 2 17:13:31 EDT 1999
Looking for descendants of JASPER PILLOW & William PILLOW of MAURY
CO. I believe that my ancestor ELIZA JANE PILLOW was the daughter of
CLAIBORNE PILLOW & Jane CHAMBERS. IF anyone has knowledge of this
family please contact me at: GoochTandN@worldnet.att.net.. Thanks.
Nancy Lovelace Gooch, Smyrna, GA
Nancy Lovelace Gooch
-- 432 Cumberland Square, Smyrna, GA 30080-7758
Submitted on Sun May 2 14:17:29 EDT 1999
John KING, dob 8/18/1787 in North Carolina, took his father's grant
of land in Maury County, Tenn., for services rendered in
Revoluntionary War. His wife was Mary CLAYWELL, dob, 4/16/1789 in
Virginia. They had several sons and daughters, including my Rachel
YOUNG KING, born Dec. 31, 1818, in Tyrell County, North Carolina.
Submitted on Sun May 2 04:03:42 EDT 1999
Samuel CAUGHRON and Rachel WATSON m. 26 Mar 1830 Maury Co., TN. Dau.
Sarah CAUGHRON m. Sanders JENKINS in Birdville Cocke Co., TN.
Seeking information about CAUGHRON family, name, origin etc. and
family of Rachel WATSON. Thank you.
Submitted on Thu Apr 29 21:46:10 EDT 1999
Samuel CAUGHRON and Rachel WATSON m. 26 Mar 1830 Maury Co., TN. Dau.
Sarah CAUGHRON m. Sanders JENKINS in Birdville Cocke Co., TN.
Seeking information about CAUGHRON family, name, origin etc. and
family of Rachel WATSON. Thank you.
Submitted on Thu Apr 29 21:44:35 EDT 1999
Need information on Samuel HODGE , son of John HODGE & Sarah
Elizabeth LONG HODGE who migrated to Maury Co. from Caswell Co. N.C.
between 1820 and 1825 when John died. John and "Sally" had six
children. Samuel was youngest son, probably born in Tn 1821-1823.
Sally remarried about 1830. She is listed in a Mo. will as Sally
-- P.O. Box 506, Holliday, TX 76366
Submitted on Thu Apr 29 18:28:35 EDT 1999
Searching Columbia, Maury County, TN. for Information?? In 1825,
Augustine Blackburn HARDIN shot and killed Isaac Newton PORTER, and
before he Fled to what is now Liberty, Liberty County, Texas, Records
indicate he took his Wife, Mary Elizabeth to "Her-People". WHO, and
WHERE were 'Her-People'? And did She take a Daughter, "Margery", and
a Son, "A.B.,Jr." with her? There is ample-record of the Son, but
"little-record" of "Margery", who was My GG-Grandmother, having
purchased marriage license in Morgan County, Alabama, February 9,
1830 to marry James Madison McCANLIS, and residing in Miltonsville,
Marshall County, Alabama 'til her death in ca 1863. ANY INFO, Please!
--Frank C. Durant, 1124 Powell Circle, Mesquite, Texas 75149.
Frank C. Durant
-- Frank C. Durant, 1124 Powell Circle, Mesquite, TX 75149
Submitted on Thu Apr 29 13:35:23 EDT 1999
HOFFMAN, John William b. 18 April 1837, Stuttgart, Germany. d. 12 Jan
1918 Corsicana, Navarro County, TX. Married to Augusta ? and on 1860
census in Maury County, TN. Did all his family come to TX when he
came in late 1890's?
DICUS family came with the HOFFMAN family and John's son Joseph
married Samella DICUS in Navarro County, TX. Does anyone have
information about these families during 1860 to 1890's?
-- 4205 Vista Road #605, Pasadena, TX 77504
Submitted on Tue Apr 27 22:39:45 EDT 1999
William H. Evans married Louisa Jane Russ or Rust in Maury County 8
Jan 1840. William was born about 1812 in either VA or England, and
died apparently in the late 1850's, probably in Wayne County.
Does anyone know who his parents or siblings were?
Submitted on Tue Apr 27 04:17:43 EDT 1999
Searching for information on Jacob and John Stanfield descendants,
they lived near the Duck River area of Maury Co., near Hickman Co.
They lived there during the early 1800's John is buried there.
Submitted on Mon Apr 26 18:20:54 EDT 1999
James WARDEN born 2 Jun 1775 in KY, died 27 Feb 1832 in Maury Co TN,
buried in Rise-Warren Cem, Maury Co TN. Married Mary Ann "Polly" in
about 1800 in Maury Co TN. She was buried in 1875 in Shane's Cem,
Maury Co TN. I have names of 14 children and considerable descent
with sources. I want info on James' antecedents, and more info on
descendants than I now have.
-- Carlos Speck, PO Box 204, Bastrop, TX 78602
Submitted on Sat Apr 24 23:26:09 EDT 1999
I think my gggrandfather, William HOLT, was in Maury County in the
early 1800s before moving on to Hinds County, MS where he died in
1836. Spouse was Rhoda POWELL. Any information would be appreciated.
Melvin Ray Holt, Sr.
-- 123 Chester Lane, Natchitoches, LA 71457
Submitted on Sat Apr 24 17:36:15 EDT 1999
Seeking information on the parents of Lemuel Allen MORRIS, born March
8, 1827 in Maury, Co. died in Cooke Co. TX 25 December 1901 and his
wife Sarah BRILEY, died 1856. Daughter was Emily Frances MORRIS,
born May 29, 1852 in Maury Co., married Luallen Sanford BLAIR in
Cooke Co. TX.
William G. Blair
Submitted on Sat Apr 24 11:10:52 EDT 1999
Looking for someone willing to do a lookup in the 1870 Maury County
Census for me. My library does not have 1870 TN Census records.
Information from the 1870 TN Index is as follows:
Bramlett, Larsor (Larson?) Page 342
Census information for this person and the rest of the household
would be greatly appreciated. Thanks, Mike (http://www.bramblett.com)
Submitted on Thu Apr 22 08:30:34 EDT 1999
William SHELTON, Jr. married Martha "Patsy" PAYNE (PAIN, PAINE)on 09
Aug 1817 in Maury Co. Some of their children ended up in IL. He
believed to be the son of William SHELTON and Martisha TAYLOR. Her
father, believed to be Thomas PAYNE. Am seeking confirmation and/or
any other info.
Thanks so much.
Harlene Soper Brown
Submitted on Tue Apr 20 21:19:58 EDT 1999
I am looking for family of John Robert EVANS, born around 1830-40 in
Maury County. He married Judith Elizabeth BROWN 1857 in Maury County.
Fought for Tennessee 2nd Infantry Company B. He and Judith had
children and moved to Texas. Both died and are buried in Hearne,
Texas. Any connecti
Submitted on Tue Apr 20 12:03:52 EDT 1999
Under impression Daniel Wilks eulogized in Maury Co. newspaper upon death in
1821. Would much appreciate if that article could be obtained.
-- 2637 Sweet Oaks Cir., Germantown, TN 38138
Submitted on Tue Apr 20 01:11:36 EDT 1999
I'm lookng for information or contacts concerning a James Allen. He
was born in Maryland in 1757 and died in Maury Co. on Nov 7, 1829. He
was married to Mary (Tomlinson) Allen and had 6 children, one of them
being Zachariah Allen b. Oct 12,1795, d. Aug 1, 1844.
Submitted on Sun Apr 18 09:16:47 EDT 1999
Looking for any information on Sam GIDCOMB, C.F. GIDCOMB, John
GIDCOMB and Tom GIDCOMB. These names are listed on the 1891 ASI
Tennessee Census Index from Ancestry.com. for districts 1 & 7 off of
the voters list. I am tring to see if this Sam GIDCOMB is the same
Sam Preston GIDCOMB that is in Texas about 1930.
Submitted on Sun Apr 18 00:20:56 EDT 1999
Searching for ancestors or decendants of Walter HUGHES, born after
1870 probably in Lawrence county and then moving to Columbia in Maury
county. SOme known sibilings:John James b. 1854, Wiley C. b1874,
Alfred H b. 1866?, Jessee b. 1862?; I also have several others.
Has a son that also was last known to live in Columbia.
Submitted on Sat Apr 17 23:39:35 EDT 1999
WILEY, Thomas: born 2/3/1808 in maury co. family moved to missouri,
thomas left and moved to wisconsin. any information would be greatly
Submitted on Fri Apr 16 19:58:06 EDT 1999
ALL OF MCGAW'S,BURNS,MCMINNIS',TAYLOR'S,MILLER'S OF DANIEL TAYLOR
POSSIBLE OF SANTA FE. BURNS IN COLUMBIA TN
-- 1248 West 14th street, san bernadino, CA 92411
Submitted on Fri Apr 16 18:08:30 EDT 1999
I am searching for information on MILLS MCAFEE. Need to know his
parents names, so I can go on with my family tree. Also who in the
family was the first to come to America and from where? He was
married to Elissa Marshall.
Submitted on Thu Apr 15 22:03:21 EDT 1999
Would David Allen inquiring about Zacharia Allen please contact me.
Have e-mailed him and keeps coming back "unknown".
Submitted on Thu Apr 15 10:18:35 EDT 1999
I am searching for the family of William P. Taylor in 1870. I found
this family in 1850 in Maury Co., Tenn. after he had lost his first
wife Minerva and married Miss Nancy D. SCOTT. They moved to
Lauderdale Co., Ala. and then later returned to Tennessee. They were
living in Marshall Co., Tenn. prior to 1876 because one of the
daughters Betty P. TAYLOR married William B. KANNON on 26 Oct. 1876
in that county. The KANNONs made their home on Greasy Branch Rd. in
Maury Co. Where was the family of William P. Taylor living in 1870?
Who was Nancy D. SCOTT's parents. Both Wm. P. TAYLOR and Nancy D.
SCOTT were born in Virginia. One child was born from the 1st marriage
of Wm. P. TAYLOR, the child's name was Susan D. TAYLOR. Children from
the 2nd marriage were Docia Ophelia TAYLOR, Lucy F. TAYLOR, and Betty
P. TAYLOR. There may have been others, but until I locate this family
on the 1870 census somewhere, I won't know for sure. Please help.
Thanks, dave ashworth
-- Rt. 4 Box 553, Gilmer, TX 75644
Submitted on Thu Apr 15 00:24:33 EDT 1999
Want to find relatives of a woman named Belle DOCKERY. She would
probably have been born sometime during the period of 1840 - 1845.
I found a picture of her in my great grandmother's things. The
photo, which is in excellent shape is in a small oval frame that
closes. On the inside lid, opposite the picture it says, "Belle
Dockery, my room-mate , Columbia, Tenn"
Contact me by email if you have an interest in having this photo
and are a descendant.
Submitted on Wed Apr 14 21:38:43 EDT 1999
I am searching for any information on HUGH HINSHAW/HENSHAW,
son to JAMES and NELLIE (ROBERTSON) HINSHAW. HUGH was b. 1818 in
Maury Co., TN. I would appreciate any information on he or his
Linda Holmes White
Submitted on Mon Apr 12 22:07:09 EDT 1999
Born in Maury Co. March 6,1817 . Need to know his parents or anything
I can find out about A.D. COOK(E).
Submitted on Mon Apr 12 14:51:35 EDT 1999
Dansby, Charter. My g-g-g-grandparents were Daniel Dansby (1790-mid1840s) and Mary Charter (1793-1844), m. 1/3/1812. In Davidson Co TN1820 Census; in Maury Co.1830 & 1840. Who were their parents andlocations? Danl.and Mary had Abraham C., Catherine, Mary, Sam.H.,Robt.C., DeWitt C.
Submitted on Sun Apr 11 13:58:57 EDT 1999
Need information on burials at the old Zion church, near Columbia.
Looking for PERRY burials.
M. A. Perry Thompson
Submitted on Sun Apr 11 02:46:00 EDT 1999
Can someone tell me what Confederate the Maury Co. Grays were? A
letter I have tells about the ladies making a flag for this unit.
Also mentioned that Polk Walker was trying to get men to join and
some were hesitant to join for a long period of time.
Email me please if you can help me with this info. email@example.com
-- 819 E ST., Fairbury, NE 68352
Submitted on Fri Apr 9 09:23:56 EDT 1999
Looking for marriage info on Aubrey Lee Whitaker and Lassie Iola
Turpin, married Oct. 10, 1912 in Maury County, Tennessee.
Barbara L. Leach
Submitted on Tue Apr 6 15:55:58 EDT 1999
I am searching for ancestors and descendants of Samuel Shaw CRAIG andNancy Elizabeth LINDSEY who lived in Maury County from about 1822until before the Civil War.I do not know the names of siblings, but one of their children was Samuel Harrison CRAIG.They moved to TiptonCounty,TN.Will share info that I have.Thanks, Lorraine Miller
Submitted on Mon Apr 5 19:52:52 EDT 1999
Elizabeth MOORE, the daughter of Edward MOORE and Sara CURLL, married
Henry PICKARD about 1818. I believe in Maury Co. Her parents lived
there before moving to Tuscaloosa, AL about 1820. Henry died 1830 in
Tuscaloosa. Does anyone know which family he fits into? 1830 AL
census says he was a French Hugenot. He was in Maury Co. by 1817,
may have been born there. Need names of parents/siblings. Have
names of his children. Thank you for your help.
-- 2931 Co Rd 48, Ranburne, AL 36273
Submitted on Sun Apr 4 20:32:18 EDT 1999
Searching for info on James RANKIN: his daughter "Polly" married
Bennett Wright MOORE, son of Edward MOORE and Sara CURLL. Sara's
parents were Wilson CURLL and Mourning HORN (daughter of Henry HORN).
Which Wilson CURLL is this? Who is wife of James RANKIN? The
MOORES moved to Tuscaloosa, AL about 1820. Will exchange info.
-- 2931 Co Rd 48, Ranburne, AL 36273
Submitted on Sun Apr 4 20:24:48 EDT 1999
Searching for parents of Mary Louisa HALE who married John A.
WILLIAMS July 1848. John & Mary Louisa resided Maury County
Tennessee in 1850. Father may have been Bird S. HALE.
-- 2050 Avalon, Las Cruces, NM 88005
Submitted on Sun Apr 4 17:23:28 EDT 1999
Looking for info on Charles Whitfield HOFFMAN, born circa 1856 in
Maury County to Charles E. (or Edward C.) HOFFMAN (also HUFFMAN in
some records) and his wife Mary Isabella RUSSELL HOFFMAN. He had
four siblings, John H., Mary E. , E. A. (only know initials), and
James E. Charles E. came to the US from Saxony, Germany with his
parents, John G. and Christiana HUFFMAN, in the 1830s and had settled
in Maury County. The HUFFMANS are in the 1840 and 1850 census, but
disappear after that. However, Mary I. HOFFMAN (recorded as E.
Hoofman) reappears in the 1870 census as a widow with 4 children and
living with her brother George Whitfield RUSSELL. Mary HOFFMAN
appears again in the 1880 census as Mary I. HOFFMAN and has 5
children. Want to connect with anyone who may know the fate of the
Hoffmans. I am descended from Charles Whitfield Hoffman and can
share info. I especially want to connect with an "A. Thompson" who
posted a Maury County query in Oct 1998, but has since changed
his/her e-mail address.
Michael P. Hoffman
-- 415 DeSoto Drive, Universal City, TX 78148
Submitted on Sun Apr 4 01:09:34 EST 1999
Need help on John Wesley Johnson b 16 Sept 1838-9,Was in the home of
Nancy Rose in 1850 Lewis Co Census. Along with Nancys Father Joseph
Stubbins Jr. John Wesley married the dau of Ewell Leigh,and wife
Elizabeth Stubbins Leigh, Margaret (Mary) A.F.Leigh Nov 14th 1855
in Maury Co He Died in Hardin Co. Jan 26th 1910 Mary Died in 1916 in
Fred R Johnson
-- 315 Lee St. , Paris, TN 38242
Submitted on Sat Apr 3 19:23:08 EST 1999
Looking for information on Allen TAYLOR. He married Polly THORNTON in
Maury Co. TN 3 Sept 1818. Need their children and Allen's parents.
Submitted on Sat Apr 3 17:33:19 EST 1999
Looking for information on Dempsey TAYLOR. He was in Maury Co in the
early 1800's. His first wife probably died in Maury Co. Children by
first wife were: Allen, Redden, Nancy MACK, Polly MACK and Dicy
SCOTT. He married Nancy HARREL in Maury Co. 3 Jun 1833. Their
children were Malinda Kindle TAYLOR HILL and Cintha Jane TAYLOR
Submitted on Sat Apr 3 17:17:41 EST 1999
Researching the family of David C. BRECHEEN b. 1770-1780, NC; m.
(1)Mary SARRATT, 1794, Person Co., NC and (2) name unknown; resided
Rutherford Co., TN, 1811, Bedford Co., TN, Maury Co., TN, 1816-ca.
1830, Marshall Co., TN, 1840 and Calloway Co., KY, 1841; d. ca. 1843,
Calloway Co., TN. Chn. - Jesse (m. Susannah BRIDGES, 1822, Maury
Co., TN), Elizabeth (m. Zadok WINN, 1822, Maury Co., TN), Eunice (m.
______ HALL, date and place unknown, and William Marshall HOUSTON,
ca. 1830, poss. Maury Co., TN), John H. (m. Margaret Caldonia
HOUSTON, before 1830, poss. Maury Co., TN), Alsey (m. Hugh L. HENSON,
1838, Marshall Co., TN) and Ritta (m. ____, HALL). Would like to know
more about the family history. Be glad to share what I know about
Submitted on Fri Apr 2 12:27:13 EST 1999
Want genealogical information about Milford Harlis Eugene Johnson,
born 1906-1909/died Sept. 13, 1983. His Father's name was Dyer; His
mother's name was Minne. Resided in Teta, TN.
Submitted on Fri Apr 2 11:07:20 EST 1999
Am searching for information about Mollie Hunter, born December 6,
1865. Need information about her parents and where they came from.
Sarah B. Goodrum
Submitted on Thu Apr 1 19:01:25 EST 1999
I am looking for information on two folks, who lived in Maury County,
TN. The first was George Webber, born before 1775 according to the
census, and (I am lead to believe) father of George E. Webber and
three other children.
The second is James White, born ca. 1785 (dk where), married on 4 Jan
1808 to Catherine Huffstutler in Williamson County, TN and died just
prior to 1829 in Maury Co. I have some information on the
descendents of these two gentlemen, but NOTHING on their parents or
Submitted on Thu Apr 1 17:33:28 EST 1999
I am looking for information on Richard HILL, Junior (1775-1845). We
believe he migrated to Maury Cty around 1815 or so. Specifically, we
are looking for his parents and original home (perhaps Richmond, VA
or North Carolina). He is buried in Bryant Cemetary in what is now
part of Marshall County.
Submitted on Thu Apr 1 07:58:53 EST 1999
I am searching for info on David LOONEY, Jr (son of David and MaryAnn (McCLELLAN) LOONEY of Sullivan Co, TN). I am mainly looking forinfo for David, Jr from the time of his marriage to Jane SPURGEON in1796/99 Sullivan Co to his living in Smith Co, TN to the time theyremoved to IL. I have a land sale record for 1810 (in Maury Co, TN)saying that David was of Smith Co and have seen something, somewherethat he served in the War of 1812 for that county. Any help isappreciated as I am hoping to do a trip following his footstepsthrough TN to IL and WI (in Aug).
Laura Rowley -- 2020 East 1st St., Loveland, CO 80537
Submitted on Wed Mar 31 21:41:24 EST 1999
Seeking information on Napier WILSON and wife Eliza Gill BROWN.
Napier WILSON originally migrated from Wake County, NC. Eliza BROWN
was born Oct. 12, 1796 in Petersburg,VA. They married in Wake County,
NC on December 26, 1816. Eliza G. Brown WILSON died in Columbia, TN
on Sept. 7, 1834 of Cholera. They had four children in all and were
known to be living in Maury County at least between 1830-1834. Any
information is appreciated.
Submitted on Wed Mar 31 16:59:07 EST 1999
Am looking for information regarding Seth Graves HARRELL and his
wife, Mourning Desdemona DAGGETT (m. 1830, Maury Co.), Peter HARRELL,
Josiah HARRELL and his wife Sarah ?. Josiah is Seth's father, but I
don't know how Peter is related. In Feb 1825, Josiah deeds 203 acres
of land to Peter and Seth; HARRELL is spelled HERALD on the deed.
The deed was registered July 1825. Seth and Mourning's first two
children, Sarah Francis and Joseph R, were born in Maury Co. Josiah
and Sarah are listed on the 1820 census, but my trail ends there.
Submitted on Tue Mar 30 13:36:59 EST 1999
Looking for relatives and descendants of Alexander MCKEE and his wife
Mary BEAN who lived in the late 1700s to early 1800's and died in
Maury County, TN. Help would be greatly appreciated. Note new
Submitted on Tue Mar 30 12:11:26 EST 1999
I am searching for the life of the elusive William WALDROP, and his
3rd wife Dicey (?BRAY) COMPTON. William and two sons, Martin "Mark"
and George Washington "Wash" moved and settled three miles north of
Waco, TN in c1838, following third son, David Andrew's move in c1836
from Georgia. The women folk are not mentioned. David and wife are
buried in the Waldrop Cemetery, located about 1.5 miles south of the
Maury/Giles County line, near "?Stiversville", on Hwy 31. George
Washington and wife are buried in another cemetery across Hwy 31.
There is nothing known about William (d. 1852) or Dicey (d. 1850s) or
any existance of their gravesites. Decendants lived all over central
TN including Davidson, Maury, and Giles Counties. If anybody has any
information of my g,g,g,g, grandfather, William, I would really,
really appreciate it.
Thomas L. Waldrop
Submitted on Tue Mar 30 10:57:21 EST 1999
Found info that Henry GINGER of Germany is an ancestor. m Chana Jane
LUSTER d of Archibald and Malinda(YARBOROUGH) LUSTER. Had several
children. Resided in Maury county TN in the 1820 census and I also
see that he is included in the list of Rev soldiers who once resided
in Maury county. My question: Since Henry was from Germany, I am
going to assume that he was a good churchgoer and that his children
were baptized. Daughter Mary Ann GINGER was b 1807 in Tennessee.
Was there a German church in Maury county at that time, and do
records exist? Thank you, Anna D.
-- P O Box 518, Veradale, WA 99037
Submitted on Tue Mar 30 10:33:13 EST 1999
I am searching for information on John Carter born in NC in or
around 1774, evenutally moved to Maury County, TN shown in
1820,1830,1840 census. By 1850 the portion of county where John and
family lived had changed name to Laurence County. They are shown in
1850 census as living near each other, John Carter at that time
married to Rebecca Pope, Gideon, Robert, Kinchen, all his sons were
also in Lawrence County. Probably John's first wife(name unknown) and
mother of the listed children was buried in Maury County and died
sometime after 1830 and before 1842 when John married Rebecca Pope
Would like to hear from anyone having more information. .
Submitted on Tue Mar 30 09:56:00 EST 1999
Does anyone have any information on the Institute that was in
Columbia, Tennesssee concerning students or teachers in the 1850's?
The Institute was located on West 7th Street and was demolished
around 25 or 30 years ago but I remember it as a child and it was a
beautiful old place. My g grandmother, Jane W. Kemp Perry and her
sister, Sabina, went to school there in the 1850's. Need any
information possible on the Insitute, the students and the teachers
of that period.
M. A. Thompson
Submitted on Tue Mar 30 01:59:49 EST 1999
I am searching for descendants of George W. Marine(reportedly born in
Va),John Newton Marine ,Josiah Andrew Marine and other sibs born in
Maury Co. prior to the family moving to Calloway Co. Ky. I am trying
to find a link to my ancestor James Marine who was married in
Jefferson Co and later lived in Knox Co.
-- 4646 W. Jefferson, Ft. Wayne, IN 46804
Submitted on Mon Mar 29 14:38:28 EST 1999
I recently connected to Jordan Hobbs who was married to Martha
Nicholson. Jordan was born Dec. 24, 1802 in GA and married Martha on
Sept. 12, 1822. I am interested in any info on his son Joshua who
was born Sept. 1, 1832 and moved to Texas. Would love to have more
info on any of Jordan's ancestors and descendants.
Submitted on Sun Mar 28 19:39:37 EST 1999
Seeking info on and parents of George W. White and wife Sarah Walker.
they m abt 1847; child Eusibia Jane White born 2/19/1851 Maury
-- 120 Offer Lane, Llano, TX 78643
Submitted on Sun Mar 28 07:50:16 EST 1999
Looking for Any information on BLANKENSHIP, Thomas J. What info Ihave is: He was born in Illinois, married to Nancy Jane Dodson10-28-1863 in Maury County, Tenn. Son, William Thomas was born10-04-1866 in Maury County. Left William T. with father in law,Beverly P. Dodson after wifes death and disappeared. Any help wouldbe appreciated as I have been unable to get past this spot on tracingmy Blankenship line. Will be happy to share any info I have on Dodsonline in Maury County.
Paul Blankenship -- Box 3349, Stinnett, TX 79083
Submitted on Sun Mar 28 00:17:32 EST 1999
John Haran GRESHAM,chaplain Co.B 9 Battalion Tennessee Cavalry-C.S.A.
wife Mary Caroline LANGHAM.Lived near Culleoka,Maury Co.,Tennessee.
Any information appreciated.
-- MIKE THOMPSON 732 EHIGHLAND, RED OAK, TX 75154
Submitted on Sat Mar 27 22:43:20 EST 1999
Searching for historical information or folklore on a cave located
near Culleoka, Maury County, Tennessee
Submitted on Fri Mar 26 21:22:35 EST 1999
MCMEEN, Joseph Brevard; Born 23 Apr 1823 Maury Co., TN, Died 14 Feb
1900 Caddo, TX, member of Confederate 48th Tenn Infantry, K Company.
Married Margaret E. DODSON 2 Dec 1852, born 5 Mar 1835. Possible
siblings of J.B. McMeen: William S. McMeen and Nancy McMeen. Looking
for information of parents, history, origins of J. B. McMeen and M.
Submitted on Fri Mar 26 12:39:36 EST 1999
Seeking information on James Pleasant Pressnell, b 14 Mar 1880 or 81
in Limestone County, AL, d 1 Mar 1936 in Maury County, TN. He was
married to Eura J. McAnally. Their children were Vera, Agnes, Earl
and Nola. His parents were John Allen and Martha Jane (Knowles)
Pressnell. He is buried in Rose Hill Cemetery.
Submitted on Fri Mar 26 10:45:43 EST 1999
I am looking for AMOS DAWSON.He lived in Maury Co and had several
sons their names were PHIL,ISAAC NEWT JOHN WAYNE and one girl that i
know of DARTHULA DAWSON.If any one has any information on them would
you share it.
I have some information on Amos;s family from Cocke Co TN.
Submitted on Fri Mar 26 02:57:40 EST 1999
Looking for info on my gggfather, Brooks Wakefield BARNES. born
1843, single when Civil War started. Joined the Maury Browns which
became part of 1st Tennessee Regiment, later served with Maury County
Light Artillery. Married Eugenia Gant Williams. To Texas around
1900. Died Ennis, TX, Dec 9, 1913. Any info welcome.
-- P.O. Box N, Aiken, SC 29802
Submitted on Thu Mar 25 20:59:35 EST 1999
Seeking info on Thomas G. WHEATLEY (sometimes listed Whitley) b. 1790
Sumter co., SC. d. 1873 Henderson Co?, TN. I believe he was
married 2ce, 1st wife unknown m. 1815 Maury Co? 2nd, Milly Francis
Johnson (cen. st. b. 1809)
Thomas' children were:
(1)Louis R. b. 1817 TN m. Martha Unk.
(2)Elizabeth b. ca. 1818 m. Allen LOFTIN in 1836, Maury Co.
(3)Thomas B. b. 1819 TN m. Nancy Unk. Henderson Co?
(4)*Alexander Jefferson b. 1820 TN m. Mary C. WEBB ca. 1842 McNairy
(5)Sarah Adeline b. 10-26-1822 m. Gary Harrison TRICE
(6)Margarette b. ca. 1825 m. Unk. Alford
(7)William C. b. 1827 TN m. Mary J. Unk. ca. 1849 Henderson Co?
(8)John M. (C?) b. 1829 TN
(9)Nancy J. b. ca. 1830 m. Unk. Brown
(10)Martha b. ca. 1832 m. Unk. Nelson
(11)Sam Brown b. 1-28-1833 TN
(12)George W. b. 1835 TN (maybe mar. Sarah Unk?)
(13)Milly Frances b. 1836 TN
(14)James M. b. 1837 TN
(15)Pearce Henry b. 1841 TN
Mandy W. Queen
-- 1772 Queens Xing Rd, Henning, TN 38041
Submitted on Thu Mar 25 12:49:24 EST 1999
I'm trying to research a possible relative. Andrew "Red" RUSSELL, he
was in law enforcement in Mt. Pleasant area in 1898-1900. He was born
in 1865. He may have been from Lewis, Lawrence Co. I have no other
information on this man. Any help will be of great assistance.
Submitted on Thu Mar 25 08:34:38 EST 1999
My ggrandfather Terence McCabe married Martha Jane DUGGER in Maury
County on 20 July 1865, after the Civil War. Martha Jane's husband
had been killed during the war. She had two children from her first
marriage. I'm assuming that DUGGER was her married name and she kept
it because of the children. The children's names were Caroline
(Callie) and William. I have screened a film listing Tennessee's
Civil War veterans but it's by name and unit only. I found one
William DUGGER who was a Pvt in F Co. 48th (Later 54th) Inf and
W.P.DUGGER, who was a 1st Lt in A Co., 9th Tenn Cav. Both units were
Maury Cy. units. There are 4 more Maury County DUGGERS on the list. I
picked William because of the name of his child. If one of these two
was Killed In Action I may have the right one. If at all possible I
would like to know Martha Jane's maiden name.
-- 12406 N 98th Avenue, Sun City, AZ 85351
Submitted on Wed Mar 24 23:10:10 EST 1999
I am looking for land deeds for Aubrey Lee Whitaker or Lee Whitaker
in Maury County, Tennessee in 1921
Barbara Lee Mason Leach
-- 1808 S. Vega Street, Alhambra, CA 91801
Submitted on Wed Mar 24 16:29:25 EST 1999
Looking for descendants of Thomas B. SWANN,son of Thomas(ca
& Catherine MCCONNAUGHEY SWANN. He moved from Rowan Co., NC to Maury
Co., TN. in early 1800's.
He is reported to have had a large family of 14 children -only two
are given Thomas B., JR and James SWANN. Thomas B JR is reputed to
have helped build the first Univ of Mississippi. Would like to find
names and lines of the other 12 children. My line migrated from
MD>NC>TN>KY into Williamson Co.,IL. My great grandparents were
Thomas SWANN (ca 1820 NC -1892 IL)and Harriett BURKHART SWANN
(1830 Knox Co.,TN - 1903 IL). Harriett was daughter of Peter BURKHART
& Rachel OWENS.
Judie Swann Boone
-- 1155 Gahan Drive, Florissant, MO 63031
Submitted on Wed Mar 24 11:38:30 EST 1999
I'm searching for the parents of my grandmother, Cornelia Izora
Dooley, who was born on April 24, 1905 in Columbia, Tennessee. I
have been told that her parents names were James Dooley and Lily
Franklin but I have not verified this information.
Submitted on Tue Mar 23 19:38:37 EST 1999
Searching for info on John M. Connelly, born Ireland, 1837. Married
Mary Eliza or Mollie Eliza McMeen (McMinn?), died 1888, buried in
Greenwood cemetary, Columbia.
Submitted on Tue Mar 23 19:33:28 EST 1999
I'm trying to find information regarding the wife and family of A.H
Waddle, b. Nov. 11, 1817, d. Feb. 6, 1899. On the tombstone, it reads
Martha E., wife of A.H. Waddle, born in Murry (Maury, I believe) Co.,
TN, b. June 15, 1823, d. Dec. 5, 1889. She is buried in Harmony
Cemetery, Nevada Co., AR. Other Waddles buried in this cemetery are
Milton M. Waddle, Annie M. Waddle, Dr. John S. Waddle, Robert Alice
Waddle,Claude H. Waddle, son of JM & JM Waddle, James M. Waddle,
Bettie Waddle, , J.A. Waddle, and Emma Waddle Lambert, my husband's
great grandmother. There is a John S. Waddle and a J.K. Waddle buried
in Mt. Moriah Cemetery which is near Harmony Cemetery. I would really
love to find the last name of his Martha E. Help would be much
Submitted on Tue Mar 23 16:08:13 EST 1999
samuel a. garrison was born in bedford co. 1835-1836. His father
william G. garrison was born in tenn. 1811-1812. His dad and mom was
born in north carolina. 100 percent sure on these facts. These come
from census and military records. What I need to know is in 1820
census samuel garrison and in 1830 census samuel R. garison, as
spelled in census,are the same. Samuel R. Garrison died in Bedford in
1839. NEW PRES. CHURCH minutes. His wife martha (morrison) Garrison
moved to maury co. tenn. where she lived with robert c. garrison 1850
census. I pick up William G. Garrison in 1837 on tax records of
Hardin co. tenn. Any help will be appreciated.
sam j. garrison
Submitted on Tue Mar 23 15:15:35 EST 1999
Will share information on descendants of Robert Henderson and
Margaret (Pickens) Henderson of near Duck River, Maury Co., TN who
emigrated from S.Carolina to Maury Co ca. 1800 and moved to Lawrence
Co AL ca. 1835. their daughter Margaret Hendeson married Isaac P.
Reed who probably emigrated with their family whose father is John
Reed. I am particularly interested in locating John Reed(b 2-18-1776
d. unk) who allegedly died in a yellow fever epidemic between 1840
and 1840 somewhere in Alabama or Tennessee. Am looking for his wife
and his parents. Also have very complete Pickens information.
Thomas J. Reed
-- Widener University School of Law P.O. Box 7474, Wilmington, DE 19803
Submitted on Tue Mar 23 07:18:22 EST 1999
Looking for information on ROBERT MCCAIN [b.1759 Mecklenburg Co.,NC-d
1812 Maury Co., TN]. I believe his wife was Elizabeth Nutt. They
possibly has a son, named William.
Submitted on Mon Mar 22 18:34:17 EST 1999
Is there any information on the family of William Arthur CRABTREE in
Maury or Marshall County Tennessee? Thanks for your help. By the way
Marshall County is not on your list.
Submitted on Mon Mar 22 18:25:08 EST 1999
Seeking information about Richard "Dick" Bennett who was in Maury
County circa 1900 - 1910. Drop me a note to exchange information.
Thanks, Edward Carter.
Submitted on Mon Mar 22 15:30:07 EST 1999
I am seeking any information on my GGGrandfather, Chesley Young
Hudson.He married Mary Purdue on May 26, 1836 in Maury Co., TN. I
believe he may have come from North Carolina, along with Charles H.
Hudson (brother?), who married Polly Purdue on October 28, 1837, in
Maury County, Tn. Any information is appreciated.
Richard R. Hudson
-- 1508 Meadowbrook Drive, Robinson, IL 62454
Submitted on Sun Mar 21 23:01:15 EST 1999
I am searching for vital statistics on the children of William
Richardson BROWN married to Sarah Pines (HERNDON) LEWELLYN in Maury
county March 20,1827.Children:.
Elizabeth M.BROWN c1830 later m James M.KEY-
Benjamin Hendon BROWN c1832 m Eunice PRESTON- Sarah
(Sallie) BROWNc1834 m John DICKSON-
Lewis Nelson BROWN c1837 m Mary Eliza KEY-
Catherine BROWN c1843-.
William was born in VA,raised in Giles Co.,moved to Shelby Co.TN,
where he and Sarah both died within a year or so of each other..
Submitted on Sun Mar 21 20:26:02 EST 1999
Interested in forefathers of G-GF Edmund P. FITZGERALD,b abt 1832, d
abt 1891-1900. May be buried in Zion cemetary, Obion county. Edmund
P.'s father may be Nathaniel K. FITZGERALD. Also interested in
forefathers of Pashall T. WEBB, my maternal GF. Also my mother Velma
Lucille Webb had a first husband named Sam TAYLOR. Appreciate any
info on him or forefathers.
Submitted on Sun Mar 21 19:37:00 EST 1999
My Maury co., TN, Great-grandparents on fathers side were William
Eugene BOSTICK, Sr. (former superintendent of Colubia City schools,
administrator at CMA; originally from NC) and William Alexander
CATHEY. Would like to hear from relations.
W. D. Bostick
-- 125 Indian ln, Oak ridge, TN 37830
Submitted on Sun Mar 21 19:15:27 EST 1999
Looking for ancestors of Joseph Elliot ROGERS, born 8 May, 1819 in
Maury County, TN. He married Evalina A. Lindsey who was from
Lawrenceburg, TN. They both died in Ripley, Tippah County, MS.
Submitted on Sun Mar 21 11:27:14 EST 1999
Searching for information on James Madison GRIMES, Jr.(b. 25 March
1815, d. 31 Dec 1874) and wife Sintha LUSK ( b. 2 Aug 1815 d. 23 Dec
1893, m. 28 Nov 1833). Lived in Maury County.
-- 17078 Vinland, Addison, TX 75001
Submitted on Fri Mar 19 23:09:27 EST 1999
Searching for information on Isaac FARIS. Lived in Maury Co in early
1800's. Married Elizabeth WILLIAMS(?) Daughter was Rebecca
Alexander FARIS who married Robert LUSK, Jr.
-- 17078 Vinland, Addison, TX 75001
Submitted on Fri Mar 19 23:04:08 EST 1999
Dear CAMPBELL Family Researcher,
I am descended from the CAMPBELL family from North Carolina by two
Dr. ARCHIBALD CAMPBELL (b. unk, Scotland - died 1782 in NC), son of
CAMPBELL, was married to ELIZABETH MCKAY MATHESON (d. 1831). Their 4
(1) Alexander Campbell (1752-1780)
(2) Janet Campbell (b 1753)
(3) Katherine Campbell (b. 1755), and
(4) COLIN CAMPBELL (1759-1834) and wife JANE HOGSTEN (1763-1831)
in North Carolina and died in Maury County, TN. Not sure when the
but both are buried on Farm near present day Spring Hill, TN (Maury
Their children were:
1. ARCHIBALD ARGYLE CAMPBELL (1792-1844) who married MARY C.
2. M.W. CAMPBELL (1796-1843)
3. R.H. CAMPBELL (1801-1831)
The children of ARCHIBALD ARGYLE & MARY CAMPBELL were:
a. Baby Colin Campbell (1825-1827)
b. Colin M. Campbell (1828 -unk)
c. Perkins Campbell (1830- unk)
d. George W. Campbell (1832-unk) who married POLLY S. CALDWELL
e. Jane E. C
Submitted on Fri Mar 19 22:15:59 EST 1999
My line of ALEXANDERS comes from Mecklenburg NC to Maury Cty TN:
> 1. Rev James Alexander (d.1704)
> 2. Andrew Alexander (born c. 1648 - died c. 1700)
> 3. Elias Alexander (26 Feb 1679 - c. 1751)
(married to Sophia Alexander)
> 4. Eleazer Alexander (23 Nov 1763 - 6 Oct 1810)
(married Margaret Carter(19 Sep 1770 - 27 Jul 1856)
> 5. Abdon Independence Alexander (4 Jul 1798 - 1 Oct 1868)
(married to Eliza Eugenia Campbell (5/24/1800 - 7/27/1856)
Note E.E.C's mother was Matilda Golden Polk
(5 Dec 1770-20 Sep 1853)
> 6. James M. Alexander (b. 1830) (married to Jane E. Campbell
(5 May 1835 - 11 Jun 1886)
> Do you know when James M. Alexander died and where he is buried?
Submitted on Fri Mar 19 22:13:17 EST 1999
I am researching for the parents of Vernon Charles WILSON born 1897,
Maury or Marshall Co.,living in the household, as a ward, of Tom
HOBBS,1910 census. Vernon married Lillian Mae MARTIN, also need
information on her parents. Could have been in Marshall or Maury Co.
as in 1910, census Vernon was living in Culleoka.
MIldred J. Brown
Submitted on Thu Mar 18 09:31:23 EST 1999
I'm trying to locate some information on Andrew "Red" RUSSELL.
Russell was in law enforcement in Mt. Pleasant area between
1898-1901. Russell was born in 1865. I don't know if he is any
relation, just too strange not to be a family member.
Submitted on Thu Mar 18 05:07:43 EST 1999
Seeking information on the family of William VOORHIES b.1779 NJ to
Daniel VOORHEES and Rebecca IMLAY. William married Mary SANDERSON
and died in Columbia Tenn 11 June 1857. Would like to know the
location of his grave. My descendant, Lucy VOORHIES married Carver
KING in Maury Co in 1842. I have traced their line but would like to
know about Lucy's siblings- Sally Mariah VOORHIES, Amanda VOORHIES,
and William Van VOORHIES.
Submitted on Thu Mar 18 00:37:27 EST 1999
James ISBELL b 1804 m Eda A Redman
Living in Maury Co Tn 1860
Children:David Jefferson Isbell b. 1839, Nashville, TN m Emma Colina
Danewood Burgess 1875 d. June 1923, Vamoosa,Ok., Redman Isbell,
James R Isbell, William Isbell
Submitted on Wed Mar 17 22:40:14 EST 1999
Looking for information on John Jennings family. Son John Marion
Jennings born 6-18-1846, Tazwell, Tenn.l
Submitted on Wed Mar 17 19:26:32 EST 1999
I looking for any information that will help me connect the
DEAN-DEEN-WESTBROOK pieces of my family history puzzle. Two of my
g-g-g gf's were James B. DEEN (b.1822) and Josiah DEEN (b.1831). They
both lived in Maury County in 1850, both married WESTBROOK's. James
married Louisa WESTBROOK, Josiah married Siannian WESTBROOK. They
eventually moved to Obion County after the War of Northern
Aggression, via Lewis and/or Marshall Counties. Were James and Josiah
brothers or cousins, were Louisa and Siannian related, or was all of
this just coincidence? Where do the other Maury County DEAN-DEENs
from this era fit in? Was Green Berrry DEEN (b.1824) a brother of
either? How about Joseph & Jane DEEN(b.1805 & 1803),etc.... Help! Any
information or leads would be greatly appreciated.
-- 957 Carothers Arch, Virginia Beach, VA 23464-4085
Submitted on Wed Mar 17 07:13:26 EST 1999
Looking for relatives of Enoch, Jim, Lewis, or Lou Smith. Any
information on parents or any other siblings. Lewis would have been
born abt. 1829-1831. Please help!
-- 1828 Sierra Valley Way, Las Vegas, NV 89128
Submitted on Mon Mar 15 17:48:27 EST 1999
Looking for any information regarding the CLANTON's in Maury County
Tennessee, preferably information prior to 1860. My Great-Great
Grandfather was Felix Clanton, born in 1858, possibly in Maury
County. I don't know who his parents were. That is where my
information ends, any and all help is greatly appreciated. Will
Submitted on Mon Mar 15 10:33:55 EST 1999
This is an addition to an earlier posting about James HUTCHISON,
b.ca. 1757. James had a daughter Elizabeth, b. ca. 1792, who married
James MORRIS in Maury in 1823. James also had a son James, Jr., b.
ca. 1799 who married Martha LATTA in Maury County in 1819. James,
Jr. is found in the 1840 Maury census, but not in the 1850. Seeking
information on the descendants of Elizabeth and James, Jr.
Submitted on Mon Mar 15 10:30:22 EST 1999
Any inf on PURCELL and FAUCETT Death dates, marriage date and place
Geo T PURCELL
-- 215 W 6th St, Du Quoin, IL 62832-2732
Submitted on Mon Mar 15 09:49:25 EST 1999
Would like any information on the Whitted family. My great,
Great Grandfather, Robert Bates Whitted was born in Maury
County, Tenn. On April or May 26, 1822. This is the only info
Brenda Whitted Day
Submitted on Sat Mar 13 23:28:35 EST 1999
Looking for information on Rufus LONG, married to Jennie GALLOWAY,
both of whom supposedly died of the flu about 1892, either in
Columbia or Mt. Pleasant (I have heard it both ways). They had four
children (I believe) ... Hay, Henry, Washington and my grandmother
Mary Luzelle. To my knowledge my grandmother was born in Columbia
about 1889. My grandmother was taken in and adopted by a relative
(don't know what the relation was) named J. Mortimer HODGE, also of
Columbia. Thank you.
Submitted on Fri Mar 12 17:21:34 EST 1999
Seeking information on Chesley ROAN married Emily FERGUSON in 1840s;
known children were William R, John Frank, Eliza, Lou? and Martha.
Chesley died between 1860 & 1863 when Emily married Mr. SMOTHERMAN.
Emily died 1864 and all children listed except Martha moved to Hunt
Co TX. Can not find where Chesley ROAN is buried. Is Chesley
brother to William ROAN (who was father of Evan Shelby) and son of
Daniel & Francis ROAN. Know lots about Texas branch, would like to
connect to a Tennessee researcher on this line.
Glenn A Hunt
Submitted on Thu Mar 11 20:12:39 EST 1999
CALVIN DAVISON MARRIED MISS MALINDA ANGLIN ON JULY 3, 1841 in Maury
County TN. I believe this Calvin Davison is not Calvin Brackett
Davison who also lived in the area. Can anyone tell me if Calvin and
wife Malinda show up in the 1850 census of Maury County TN? If
anyone is researching this line of AUGLIN"S please contact me.
Submitted on Thu Mar 11 18:38:50 EST 1999
Looking for information about Josiah W. Carthel married Sarah
Morehead on Dec. 26,1786. They lived around Maury Co. TN. Looking
for anyone who has knowledge of the Carthel family.
Fleeta Carthel Shannon
Submitted on Thu Mar 11 16:37:19 EST 1999
I am searching for my G-Grandfather Enos A. Roundtree's family. He
was listed on the McCreary Cty., Kentucky 1920 census. I believe an
Andrew Roundtree was a resident of Maury Cty., Tn.? Any help with a
link would be appreciated, as would any other help.. Thanks in
Submitted on Thu Mar 11 08:02:49 EST 1999
I am looking for information about Samuel MORROW. He donated land to
the Crossroads church of Christ at one time. In the district, he
owned land in, there was a town called Spring Grove in the 1860's. I
do know that there was a Post Office there, but I haven't found where
it was located yet. Any help would be appreciated.
Submitted on Wed Mar 10 17:52:44 EST 1999
Need info William Wesley EVANS (1797-1844) m1824 Cynthia BRYANT
(1805-1894), "came from Abington, VA to Maury Co, TN, 1829". He son
of Berry EVANS (CA1758-1853). A dau was Minerva Sargent EVANS
(1825-1862) m 1841 James Jackson Pennington of Henryville, Lawrence
Submitted on Tue Mar 9 23:46:14 EST 1999
Need desc Shadrack Dugger m 1793 Sarah Hogan (b1777). Some MAY be
Cynthia; William; David; John??. Shadrack bur New Ramey Cem,
Stiversville, Maury Co, TN.
Submitted on Tue Mar 9 23:42:49 EST 1999
Need desc Hendley T. Hogan (1784-1866) m1813 William B. Blackwood
III; both bur Hunter Cem, Mt Pleasant, Maury Co, TN. Issue MAY be
John K; Harriet E.; Wm Patterson; Thomas J. (all Blackwood).
Submitted on Tue Mar 9 23:39:16 EST 1999
Searching for descendants or information of two brothers, James and
Gilmore SIMS, who went to Columbia, Maury County, TN with their
mother, Frances SIMS, maiden name HEAD, after the death of their
father Eli Parker SIMS in Sparta, White County, TN in 1891.
Any information greatly appreciated. Please E-Mail.
William Gilmore Sim(m)s
-- 1015 Bayview Drive, Gallatin, TN 37066
Submitted on Tue Mar 9 21:00:04 EST 1999
Looking for info on William Edward Bryant born July 24, 1870 in
Columbia, TN. I don't know the parents' names. Any info
-- P.O. Box 902, Flippin, AR 72634
Submitted on Mon Mar 8 19:16:49 EST 1999
John GALLOWAY married Lucy FALDIN, (2) Mary CALLON. Does any one
have information about these folks from Maury County Tenn.
-- 3028 Lake Dr., Loveland, CO 80538
Submitted on Mon Mar 8 16:03:22 EST 1999
Looking for Jacob LOWRANCE b. 1759 in NC, d. 1834 in Maury Co., m.
Rebecca BEARD. Father was John LOWRANCE b. 1716, d. 1781. Son of
Jacob is William LOWRANCE b. 1808. Name later changed to LAWRENCE
(i.e. son of William is Abraham Augustus LAWRENCE b.1833 in Adams Co.
Illinois). Any information will be appreciated.
Submitted on Mon Mar 8 15:20:14 EST 1999
I am researching my CARTER ancestors from TN. The names were WILLIAM
AND SANFORD CARTER, maybe others, who moved to AL in early 1800s.
1830 Census shows them in Marion Co., AL, then in Itawamba Co., MS in
1850, and the Census records show them to be from TN. SANFORD's son,
ALEXANDER CARTER, was my gggrandfather, and he died in the Civil War.
If anyone has researched the same family, or have come across any
info on these names, while researching their CARTERS or will do
look-ups on these CARTERs in early 1800's in Maury Co TN or nearby
counties, please e-mail me at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Submitted on Sun Mar 7 21:36:21 EST 1999
Seeking Mr. ? CHRISTLEY. His wife, Nancy b 1786 NC, shown as early
as 1820 Williamson Co. TN census as a widow with children. She
remained there until her death after 1860. Maiden name unknown. Mr.
? CHRISTLEY’S first name unknown. He died c1820 presumably in
Williamson Co. TN. Children were:
William bc. 1816 NC or TN (no marriage record found...he is living
with his brother Frederick and sister Elizabeth in the 1870 Maury Co.
Elizabeth bc. 1818 TN (m. Johnson McSHAN in 1859 Williamson Co. TN);
John bc. 1819 TN (married Frances BARNES in 1850 Williamson Co TN);
Frederick bc. 1820 TN (m. Nancy about 1858 in TN);
Mildred Ann (Milly) bc. 1811 NC, married Andrew HAMPTON;
Nancy bc. 1806 in NC married Thomas ROLAND in 1828 in Williamson Co.
Margaret b. cir 1810-11 who married Sterling CAUDLE in 1830 in
Williamson Co. TN.
Have lots to share, email please if you know this family.
Submitted on Sun Mar 7 03:05:19 EST 1999
HODGES, LINDSEY, HAMMONDS, JOHNSON families in Maury Co., TN,
ca.1800-1830s. In search of my relatives. email@example.com
WANDA HODGES RASMUSSEN
-- 1337 Royster Road, Ft. Worth, TX 76134-3701
Submitted on Sun Mar 7 01:02:38 EST 1999
Please help solve a mystery! The death of Meriwether Lewis was
investigated by a grand jury whose foreman was Samuel WHITESIDE
(1777-1850). The only known record of the proceedings was a personal
journal kept by Mr. WHITESIDE. A published account claims that the
journal was passed to Whiteside's son-in-law, Jordan POGUE
(1814-1880); m. Jeannet WHITESIDE (1814-1883) in 1835. It then went
to their son William D. POGUE (1840- ca1908), his son James J. POGUE
(1873-1961) and James J.'s son-in-law Robert Ulna SWANN (1897-1978),
m. Mary A. POGUE (1898-1992) in 1920. I am Ulna Swann's grandson, and
I never heard of or saw such a book while my grandparents were alive.
It's possible that the book went to another WHITESIDE, POGUE or SWANN
along the way. I'm trying to help a lady in Salt Lake City, Elaine
Broadbent, who is researching a book on Meriwether Lewis. Thanks!
Submitted on Sat Mar 6 18:03:22 EST 1999
Looking for information on George Cockburn of Maury Co. Tn. around
1808. Anything appreciated. He moved to Lauderdale Co. Ala. Did he
leave a will or anything to connect him to my great great
grandfather, William J. Coburn b. abt. 1822 in Ala. Thanks,
Charlene Coburn Renollet
Charlene Coburn Renollet
Submitted on Sat Mar 6 17:11:18 EST 1999
Looking for David and Anna (Haynes) WILSON who married 1810 in Maury
Co. TN. They were still living in Maury Co. in 1850. David Wilson
born 1789 and Anna born 1790. There may have been as many as 10
children in the family born 1811-1830 (four boys, six girls). Three
daughters were Nancy, Rispah and Anna; perhaps never married. I
would like to find the other children and when David & Anna Wilson
Submitted on Sat Mar 6 16:25:17 EST 1999
Am looking for information on the JINES family, father Joseph, sons,
Noah, William and Wheatley, grandson Luther.
Joseph Jines(spelled GINES) appears in 1820 Census. Noah and William
are next door.
Luther was born in Maury Co. on November 4, 1825.
Katherine E. Jines
-- 1298 Mannsdale Rd., Madison, MS 39110
Submitted on Sat Mar 6 12:01:29 EST 1999
Jesse Porter HELTON was my grandfather b 8 Oct 1846 in Maury co, d 26
Jan 1927 in Madison co, Al. His father Jesse HELTON, his mother Mary
J AGNUT. His children from 1 marriage were: Alice,James,Willie, and
Pearl( I believe these children were born in Maury co ).Children by
my grandmother Ella Maggie Lee MCKINNEY were:
Ruby Lou, Ernest Clifton,Rosa Lee Mae,Henry Hubert and his twin Bob.
I would appreciate any info that you may have. Will gladly give what
I have to anyone interested.
Submitted on Sat Mar 6 10:01:43 EST 1999
I am looking for my Grandmother's grandmother. She was born in
1817,in 1853 she married Nathan Waller Springer.They had two sons,
Nathan Jasper and Aaron Harbart.She may have had a daughter Jane
Mayberry.We were told she was half Cherokee.She is buried at the old
Springer Cemetery on the old Homestead.Any clues?
-- 116 Georgia Avenue, Trenton, TN 38382
Submitted on Sat Mar 6 08:20:32 EST 1999
Seeking information on William Nathan Swims, Sr. (b 1800 in NC). He
was the son of Elizabeth Swims (who was perhaps married to a Moses
(Swims). The other children listed were Robert (b 1831), Rebecca (b
1833), James (b 1835), Emiline (b 1837), Martha (b 1840) and Mary (b
1844). Elizabeth was in Maury County TN in 1850 census and was
listed as head of household.
Submitted on Fri Mar 5 11:17:52 EST 1999
Would like to have information on any Holman's from this area. My
Farther was born in Columbia Tn in July 1910. His name was Lee Akin
Submitted on Thu Mar 4 15:15:34 EST 1999
I am interested in the Tennessee Orphan Home in Columbia, TN in
February 1929. I am interested in three children : Alfred b
8/12/1921/Sara Elizabeth b 1/17/1923 and Lida (Lydia) Mai b 3/9/1925
GENTRY. Can I request a interlibrary book of listings ??Name
I appreciate your assistance in this matter. thanking you in advance.
-- 33 Echezeaux, Kenner, LA 70065
Submitted on Thu Mar 4 12:54:08 EST 1999
The obit of my G-Grandmother shows she was born, Columbia, Maury,
Tennessee. It lists her parents as William S. Clark and Mahalia
(Green) Clark. 1860 census shows them in Fayette County, TN. She
always said we were related to "The" William Clark. She lived to
almost 99 years. He died in 1838 and she was born 1858. Can anyone
help? I have no information back for Wmn or Mahalia.
-- 8th Street Estates, Woodward,, OK 73801
Submitted on Thu Mar 4 01:02:31 EST 1999
Would like to correspond with anyone researching William PILLOW b ca
1737 in Va. d 1821 Maury Co. Tenn. wife Mary. Ch: John, Willis,
Sarah, Richard, Vincent, Mary, Lucy & William.
-- 216 FM 27 W, Fairfield, TX 75840
Submitted on Wed Mar 3 21:54:22 EST 1999
Eliza Ham married William King July 9, 1865 Maury County Tn. William
King was shot and killed on a rabbit hunt near Columbia, Tn on Feb.
9, 1871. They had a son named John G. King that married Malisie
Harvill April 26, 1902 in Hickman County. I need any information.
Submitted on Sun Feb 28 22:06:33 EST 1999
Looking for info. about 1st wife of William HENDERSON 1746-1822. He
married 2nd wife Sept. 1897, Nancy BALDRIDGE 1750-1836 in Lincoln Co.
North Carolina. 1st wife possibly a Miss DAVIDSON from Lancaster Co.
Penn. Also seeking info. on parents of William HENDERSON.
W. A. Fitzgerald
-- 2101 Layton Rd., Clarksville, TN 37043
Submitted on Sun Feb 28 18:43:15 EST 1999
Peter LAMB and his wife Goodwin CATES were married in 1820 in NC. They spent some 18 years in Maury County TN, first appearing on theMaury County TN 1824 Tax List and last in 1842 when Peter made apurchase at Wm. Porter's estate sale. I cannot locate Peter in NCnor TN prior to 1824. He was in KY by 1845. I'm up against thatbrick wall. Who were his siblings? Who did he come to Maury County with? The trail stops in Maury County. Please email me if you recognizeeither Peter or Goodwin. Thanks.
Dorann O'Neal Lam
Submitted on Sun Feb 28 17:18:09 EST 1999
John S. WADDLE 1820 census w/ 6 boys, 3 girls, & wife. Sons were:
John(Jack), Mark, William(Bill), Frank, Richard(Dick), Archibald
(Arch), Thomas(Tom). WADDLE children were born b/w 1804-1820. Jack
and Arch died in AR; Mark in TN; no info on others. Need John S.
WADDLE's wife's name and info on children. Origins: NC, probably.
Submitted on Sun Feb 28 15:54:34 EST 1999
My GGGrandfather, William TOM had a mill on Cathey Creek during the
1830's and immigrated to Texas in 1835. Any information would be
-- P.O.Box 188, Leakey, TX 78873
Submitted on Sat Feb 27 22:07:11 EST 1999
I am interested in finding the death dates of David P. TULEY and
Emily WRIGHT TULEY and their possible burial places. Thought to have
died in the 1880s-early 1890s.
Also interested in the DOD of Meda (or Media) WHITE. Would like to
hear from anyone who may have knowledge of these families. Thanks.
Submitted on Sat Feb 27 01:08:59 EST 1999
Looking for infor. John or Thomas G. Harvey. Maury county. Proable
Submitted on Fri Feb 26 18:53:53 EST 1999
Looking for information on Coonrod BAKER b. 26 Jan 1782 and wife
Christina AKARD b. 29 Mar 1787. Came through Maury Co. TN, dau.
Rebecca born here. They eventually ended up in Polk and Cedar
counties Missouri. Can anyone give me the ancestors of Coonrod and
Christina? Thanks! Millie
Submitted on Fri Feb 26 08:29:07 EST 1999
Looking for information on Edmund P.FITZGERALD,b1832; m1865 to
Elizabeth "Betty" RAGAN; children William, John R., Mary Polk, George
Washington, Sarah Margaret, Jesse James, Celia Ann, & Nancy E.
FITZGERALD. John R. FITZGERALD,my grandfather,b1868;d1946 m1892 to
Lessie,& Dayton. My father, Herbert FITZGERALD b1895,d1972 m Velma
Lucille WEBB TAYLOR, b1901, d1990. Velma first husband, Samual
TAYLOR, fathered two daughters, Hazel Odell & Virginia Morrell. Need
info on FITZGERALD, WEBB, TAYLOR & COOK.
-- 2940 Creekwood Dr. So., Grapevine, TX 76051
Submitted on Fri Feb 26 01:30:17 EST 1999
Melissa WILSON,b.1849 in Maury Co. Tn.
Allen Thomas BULLION,b.1847
Barbara (Bullion) Ballard
-- 19 N. Mount Olive Rd., Vilonia, AR 72173
Submitted on Fri Feb 26 00:32:30 EST 1999
Looking for info on a B.H.Cates,Ola Mae Himes,and Izora Duggar. B.H
Cates died in Maury Co. around 1926
-- 14710-A, Saint Paul, VA 24283
Submitted on Thu Feb 25 19:27:00 EST 1999
I am looking for the father of Daniel Gardiner STEPHENSON, born
August 21, 1825. He died 12/25/1867 in Greene County, Alabama.
Peggy Stephenson Clinton
Submitted on Wed Feb 24 00:03:14 EST 1999
Looking for information on Coonrod BAKER b.1782 in NC and married to
Christena AKARD b. 1787 in NC. Several children, Absolom, Silas and
others. One at least, Rebecca, was born in Maury County. Any
information on these BAKERs or AKARDs would be greatly appreciated.
Submitted on Tue Feb 23 23:35:14 EST 1999
I am researching the Christopher King and Elizabeth Douglas
Fitzgerald family. Christopher's son James Fitzgerald marrried Mary
Polly Ladd. Mary Polly's father was Jehosephat Ladd. Two of James
and Mary Polly Ladd's daughters (Martha and Nancy Sarah) married
Lawrence and Jesse Burns, respectively. Most of these families lived
in Maury County, Tennessee. Elizabeth Douglas' father was John
Charles R. Parnell
-- 4117 Tracy Circle, Sulphur, LA 70663
Submitted on Tue Feb 23 20:17:37 EST 1999
I am seeking info on James HAYS(ca 1787?-1821)who moved with William
HAYS and Jacob DAIMWOOD from Robertson Co.,TN to Maury Co.,TN in
1808. Jacob DAIMWOOD's first wife was a HAYS. James married Elizabeth
KILCREASE in 1811. After James death, Elizabeth married a Mr.
WHEATLEY. James and Elizabeth's son Davis Kilcrease HAYS'(1815-1895)
home is a historic landmark in Maury County. Would like to find
birthplace of James HAYS and info on his parents and siblings. Will
share any info I have on family.
-- 825 EAST MAIN STREET, UNION CITY, TN 38261
Submitted on Tue Feb 23 19:13:37 EST 1999
Does anyone have any information about John SOWELL, Jr., born ca.
1795, died 1859 in Hardin County, TN? He married Edney (Edna)SMITH
in Maury County, TN on 12/9/1824. Her parents are believed to by
Rubin SMITH and Mary.
Submitted on Mon Feb 22 20:41:33 EST 1999
Need to find parents and siblings of Richard Y MERCHANT. He was born
in 1807 in probably Hickman or Maury Co, TN. Married in Lawrence Co
in 1825 to Prudence Waldrip. Any help appreciated.
Doris Merchant Lindblad
Submitted on Sun Feb 21 10:38:45 EST 1999
CLEMENT W. LOGUE and wife, LYDIA, possibly buried in Maury Co. He
died before 1860. They had thirteen children; MALINDA, SAMUEL M.,
FRANCIS MARION, NARCISSA, SARAH, MARY L., LYDIA, ANN, RUTH, CLEMENT
MARTIN, HARTWELL, AND MARTHA R. Will gladly exchange with anyone
Roy Phillips Miers
8707 Crysler Avenue
Kansas City, MO. 64138
e-mail is firstname.lastname@example.org
Roy Phillips Miers
-- 8707 Crysler Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64138
Submitted on Sat Feb 20 19:46:46 EST 1999
Would like to contact persons researching the names GULLETT and
THOMPSON. Samuel GULLETT married Rebecca THOMPSON in Guilford Co.
NC. Both Samuel and Rebecca died in Maury Co. he in 1829, and she in
1856. They and their son Samuel are buried in the Jackson Cemetery.
-- 1912 Mimosa, Corsicana, TX 75110
Submitted on Sat Feb 20 19:05:17 EST 1999
Seeking information on Eli KENNEDY who married Margaret L. FINLY on
16 Aug 1814, and married Elizabeth CURRY on 23 Jan 1823 in Maury
County, TN. Any information would be greatly appreciated. Willing
to share what I have on these folks.
Susan Hill Husij
Submitted on Sat Feb 20 18:18:06 EST 1999
Looking for father of James "Arthur" (BRISBY) RICHARDSON his name was
changed by a stepfather but not legal .Nannette Madden Richardson I
have no info on his wife .they are buried at Pisgah Cem in Giles Co
His other wife on the other side of him Myrtle Britton Lanier R
Vickie Richardson Casteel
Submitted on Fri Feb 19 23:36:44 EST 1999
Looking for information on a David Copeland, Sr. that may have lived
in Maury County, TN prior to 1832. He had sons David Jr, Daniel &
William. This family moved to Ark. 1832-1835.
Submitted on Fri Feb 19 01:55:07 EST 1999
Despertly need help locating any information on Mary HAMMONDS Born
1838 and Hiram TOWELL, TOUEL, TOUELL, TUEL Born Aug 1892. Hiram is
Grandson to Mary and name has been spelled in all of the forgoing
ways. Mary was a Gatekeeper/Turnpike operator in Maury County at the
time of the 1900 census. Other Known family names are William
ELDERS, and Cass and Julia MOONEY.
Submitted on Thu Feb 18 17:03:24 EST 1999
All I know right now is my grandmother, Ethel Mae CRIGGER, born
September 4, 1919 married William Ernest CROSS. Ethel Mae was
originally from a very large family in Columbia, Tennesee.
-- 5038 Niagara Avenue, San Diego, CA 92107
Submitted on Thu Feb 18 13:48:55 EST 1999
revolutionary war ? from near hampshire tn.?
Submitted on Wed Feb 17 23:31:27 EST 1999
Looking for information on relatives/decendents of George WEBB,
and/or wife Ann WEBB of Maury County, c. 1860-1890.
S. D. Dean
Submitted on Wed Feb 17 22:33:41 EST 1999
Searching for information on John W. FOX, born about 1817 in TN and
wife Eliza Jane WOOLARD, born about 1819 in TN. They were married 11
May 1836 in Maury Co., TN and were listed on the 1840 Polk Co., MO
census in Madison Twp. and the 1850 census. By 1860, he had died but
the family continued living in Polk Co., MO.
John and Eliza had the following known children, all born in Polk
Co., MO: 1. Mary Elizabeth, born 1841, 2. Sarah A., born about
1844, 3. Martha P., born 1846, 4. Amanda Jane, born 1849, 5.
Joseph, born about 1851.
Have some information on children of this couple that I'm willing to
share with anyone who's related. HOWEVER, I am really searching for
links to the WOOLARD/WOLLARD and FOX families of Polk Co., MO, Maury
Co., TN and possibly Williamson Co., TN.
Julie Wollard Trout
Submitted on Wed Feb 17 01:15:15 EST 1999
Searching for any info on JAMES HARDIN PRIEST and wife NANCY R.
MERRITT, siblings, parents, children, tax records, land purchases,
wills, bibles, anything at all.
-- 1470 Briarwood, Ashdown, AR 71822
Submitted on Tue Feb 16 22:56:25 EST 1999
I am looking for information concerning the children of Job Howell
THOMAS. These children would have been in Maury Co. from 1817 to
about 1860 as they are mentioned in Job's will written in March 1860.
The Children are James Wilkerson Barnes THOMAS, Betsy H. Bledsoe,
Jane S. WHITE, and Portia CHRISTIAN. I'd appreciate any information
that you might have.
-- 8582 Kettering Dr., Cordova, TN 38018
Submitted on Mon Feb 15 23:27:35 EST 1999
Unidentified Photos belonging to Joseph HOWELL, died 1963 Maury Co.
Tenn., grandson of Major C. HOWELL. Jesse C. HOWELL, & Daniel C.
HOWELL,possibly brothers to Major C. HOWELL. Some descendants married
and resided Lawrence Co. Tenn.If you can identify anyone in these
pictures, please contact me.
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Submitted on Mon Feb 15 13:03:38 EST 1999
I am looking for ancestors and descendents of Victor Hines Cross. He
married Louisa Inman in 1851 in Lawrence Co., Tn. My great
grandfather, Minous Monroe Cross was born to them in 1857 in Maury
Co., Tn. in 1860 they are in Mississippi but in 1870 the are back in
Maury Co., Tn. Victor Hines Cross moved the family to Davidson Co.,
Tn. by 1880 without Minous Monroe Cross who is living in Lawrence
Co., Alabama. in the 1880 census. Any help would be greatly
Submitted on Mon Feb 15 12:18:42 EST 1999
Looking for the siblings/parents of WILLIAM JAMES TUCKNESS bn: 2 Mar
1825 in Maury Co. William married PARMELIA BAKER bn: 3 May 1821 in
-- 324 PG Sweet Road, Kelso, WA 98626
Submitted on Mon Feb 15 02:01:14 EST 1999
I am researching Harrison,Forsythe surnames. David Milton Harrison
was born in Maury Cty. in 1820 but moved to Tippah Cty. Mississippi
along with his wife Elizabeth Forsythe Harrison and their son James
R. Harrison abt.1842. I am interested in collecting information as
to their parents and other relatives.
John R. Harrison
Submitted on Sat Feb 13 23:22:40 EST 1999
Hello, and I pray that your search is going well. I am looking for
descendents of any HUNTERs from Mt. Pleasant, Maury Co., and/or
Williamson Co., and Hillsboro, TN. My father's father *Tommy Hunter I
-who was rumored to have Indian blood and features* (b.
1880s)sharecropped on the Benny HUNTER farm in Hillsboro, TN, and so
did his son *my grandpa-Tommy Hunter II*. I traced two major
slave-owning farm holders in Mt. Pleasant, Maury Co. of a James and
Jones Hunter (early 1800s). Also, Tommy HUNTER I married Orleana
Cowen(s)in the early 1900s in Williamson, Co., and had my grandfather
Tommy Hunter II, who then married my grandma Mary Ellen REECE
*McKISSACK was her mother's name* in Franklin, TN. Tommy II had
siblings: Lucille, May, James/John, Josephine, and others. Any info.
, I'd greatly appreciate. Thank you.
Katrina M.B. Hunter
Submitted on Sat Feb 13 16:50:12 EST 1999
My great-grandfather was Nathaniel RUSSELL who married Mary Elizabeth
VICK BURNS. Nathaniel came from Jessamine County, Kentucky.
Mary was first married to James Burns by whom she had two children,
John Burns and Susan Burns (Susan married John Smithson). Nathaniel
and Mary Russell had three children: William (born in Kentucky about
1871), Nancy (born 1880) and Hezekiah (born 1883). Mary died in
1887, apparently a widow as William and Hezekiah were appointed
guardians. I cannot, however, find any record of Nathaniel's death.
Mary was buried in Little Lot cemetery in Hickman County. I would
appreciate any information about this family.
Shirley Russell Conn
Submitted on Fri Feb 12 16:49:39 EST 1999
Looking for any info on Burton & Anna WARFIELD who lived in Maury
County, TN during the Civil War time period. Burton was a
Confederate Lt. during the war and was a prisoner of war during the
later years. Family moved from Maury Co. to Crawford County, AR.
after 1880. Please email response to BlueA92@aol.com.
Submitted on Fri Feb 12 12:50:11 EST 1999
Looking for information re George Washington WHELESS listed as living
in Maury Co. in the 1910 Census. Born Jan. 26, 1875 place and
Kathy K. Norman
Submitted on Thu Feb 11 12:55:08 EST 1999
looking for information on Goad lineage of maury county
Submitted on Wed Feb 10 17:13:32 EST 1999
I am searching for info on an ELENDER JANE WORLEY b.16Mar1838 TN who
married THOMAS JAMES RANDALL b.18May1833 TN on 10Dec1852. THOMAS
JAMES father was JAMES RANDALL who married BARBARA REYNOLDS 12Oct1827
in MAURY Co. I have no information on ELENDER JANE WORLEY'S parnets
except that her father, brother and his wife were killed in a
skirmish before the Civil War. Her mother died of grief and a nervous
breakdown after their death. ELENDER and THOMAS JAMES took Elender's
brother and sisters, ANDREW b.2Dec1845 TN, SARAH b.? TN and SUSAN b.?
TN (including the childern of her brother who was killed) and the
RANDALL families and left TN for MO, settling in RIPLEY Co, MO. I
found a MICHEAL WORLEY who married a POLLY MARTIN 18Sept1823 MAURY
Co.TN. Could this be the brother that was killed? Need help in any
Submitted on Wed Feb 10 12:05:50 EST 1999
I am doing research on my gggrandfather, Louis NEELY, born 1799,
somewhere in VA. Married to Quintana NEELY, born 1811 also VA. Last
noted in the 1870 census Columbia (Maury County)TN. The census show
two male offsprings, Louis and (illegible.) There may have been a
daughter, Feriba, born 1845 in MS, with whom they were living at the
time of the census. Feriba was married to Calvin PARKS, Born 1836 in
TN. Calvin was my ggrandfather.Their offsprings were, Viola, age 10,
James, age 4, Milton, age 3 and Anderson(Bud),(my Grandfather)age 10
mos.Anyone having knowledge of the whereabouts of the decendents of
these individuals, please advise.
-- 2681 Lakecrest Circle, Memphis, TN 38127-8437
Submitted on Wed Feb 10 12:02:40 EST 1999
Please help me find the names of my great-grandmother's parents. Her
name was Agnes Rebecca ZOLLICOFFER (also Zollikoffer)and she was born
in 1850. She died in Milford, Tx. in 1925. Her father may have been
James Calvin Z., son of Abbigale Nicholson and George Z. who married
12-18-1810 in Williamson Co., Tenn. Many thanks for any help.
Submitted on Tue Feb 9 14:13:20 EST 1999
I am in search of the son of Edward Maxwell born Ky 1793 and
Elizabeth Maxwell born VA.
Robert Maxwell, born 8 May 1824, Georgia ?, married Amanda Cox 17 Nov
1847 in Lewis CO,TN, daut of William J.Cox and Mary Cox. Robert
Maxwell enlisted in Company C, Frist Reg TN Inf(Mexican War) 6 June
1846 at Lewis County, TN, mustered in 6 June 1846 at Columbia TN.
Children of Robert Maxwell and Amanda Cox are John W. Maxwell born
Hampshire TN, 1857, Samuel C. Maxwell born 17 July 1859
Hampshire,Ephram Baker Maxwell born 12 Feb 1865 Hampshire TN,.It is
belived the Maxwell family exited the Middle TN area, ante 1870.
Robert and family were living in Stringtown OK, in 1889 any
imformation as to where they were living between 1870 and 1889 would
be a big help. thanks Ron Kay
Submitted on Mon Feb 8 13:36:15 EST 1999
Loking for anyone who would be willing to help with locating
descendants of Lucian J. EMBRY (b.1834) in Maury Co., Tenn. Lucian J.
EMBRY was first married to Nancy S. KANNNON on 16Feb1854 in Maury
Co. They were married only briefly and Nancy died. Shortly after
Nancy's death, Lucian J. EMBRY married Nancy's sister, Letitia P.
KANNON on 28Dec1855 in Maury Co. Lucian and Letitia had nine children
that I am aware of. They are as follows: E.C.(female) EMBRY
b.1857--H. Josie (female) EMBRY b.1858 who married S.H. ISOM on
26Mar1873--W. Edward J. EMBRY b.28Jun1860--Sallie A. EMBRY b.1863--E.
Fannie EMBRY b.1866--Nancy P. EMBRY b.1869--W.T.(male) EMBRY
b.1871--Eva M. EMBRY b.1875--W.B.(male) EMBRY b.1879. I am very much
interested in finding and visiting with anyone who descends from any
of the children of Lucian J. EMBRY and his wife Letitia P.
KANNON.---Lucian J. EMBRY was the son of Wiley S. EMBRY and his 1st
wife Elizabeth BRIDGES who were married 22Oct1824 in Maury Co., Tenn.
Please respond, thanks, dave
-- P.O. Box 645, Gilmer, TX 75644
Submitted on Mon Feb 8 09:29:24 EST 1999
I am searching for the marriage date and place of John Thomas HARRIS
and Tex Anne ASHTON. Believed to be about 1900 in Maury or Hickman
County. Can anyone help?
Submitted on Sun Feb 7 00:20:12 EST 1999
My husband's GG G/F, Thomas Jefferson Evans b. abt. 1788 married Mary
"Polly" Howell on December 29, 1817 in Maury County, Tennessee. I am
searching for names of their parents and siblings. They later moved
to Wayne County, Tennessee. Will appreciate any information or
Submitted on Sat Feb 6 23:06:47 EST 1999
John Galloway went to Graves County Ky from Maury County Tenn. Does
any one have information? The one son I know of was Samuel S.
Manon (Galloway) Weber
Submitted on Sat Feb 6 22:15:29 EST 1999
Seeking communication with any living members of the WILLIAM H.
SHELBY & JEMIMA (POLK) family. Reese m. Mary CAPOOT; Mahala m. Mr.
MCCANN; William M. m. Sarah; Mary Elizabeth m. Jackson LUMPKIN,
Harris P. m. Elizabeth GILL; Allen F. m. Mary E.; George m. Rebecca;
Margaret Louise m. Manley SMOOT & Rebecca B.
Living Maury 1820 & 1830 Census by 1840 in McNairy Co to 1860 then
Hardin Co. I am from Reese, need proof son of Wm & Jemima.
Submitted on Sat Feb 6 21:56:08 EST 1999
I am looking for ancestors of LURLINE PYE family in the Hampshire, TN
area between the times of 1900 and to the present.
Submitted on Sat Feb 6 11:21:55 EST 1999
Seeking information on John McFadden, b 1790 in Chester County, SC,
moved to Maury County in the 1820's with wife, Sarah, and their four
children, Elizabeth Catherine, Thomas Q. Adams, Isaac Ewin, and John
Milton. John died in 1832, buried Mt. Zion Cemetery, Mt. Pleasant.
Thomas married Magy Ann May,Isaac (my gggrandfather) married Ann
Wilson, daughter of James and Mary Priscilla (Hassell) Wilson of
Hickman County in Independence County, AR, in 1852. Glad to hear from
anyone researching these families.
Submitted on Thu Feb 4 13:04:04 EST 1999
Looking for information on Reece Denton and wife LuLu.They may have
been from around this area.
Submitted on Thu Feb 4 11:32:52 EST 1999
Andrew McCABE b. 1775-1780? d. 1828 Rutherford Co. TN m? ca. 1805
Andrew may be the son of Charles McCABE d. in Maury Co., Tn. Any help
on any McCABE in this area may lead to a collection I have on the
Dorris Owens Henson
Submitted on Thu Feb 4 10:59:40 EST 1999
Looking for any information on Reece Denton and wife LuLu.Also
Vester,Laura,and Minnie Denton.And also John McCandless.Any
information will be helpful.Thanks Darlene
Submitted on Wed Feb 3 19:08:05 EST 1999
I am searching for Michael Little born in Tenn. either 1824 or 1827
(different on two census forms). He moved to Scott County, Illinois
by 1850. Can anyone help me with this person. I do not know his
parents only that he was born in Tenn. According to 1830-1840
Tennessee Census there is a male child the right age in your county
with the last name Little. Do you have any Little's who moved to
Scott County Illinois or that area?
-- 314 N. Franklin St., Troy, IL 62294
Submitted on Mon Feb 1 21:28:14 EST 1999
I am looking for an African-American CHAPPELL family from Maury and
Marshall Counties. They were last known to be in TN in the late
1800s and early 1900s. Does anyone have any information on these or
present day Black CHAPPELL families in Maury and Marshall Counties?
Submitted on Mon Feb 1 19:52:43 EST 1999
Seeking information about the descendents of James HUTCHISON (also
spelled variously as HUTCHERSON, HUTCHINSON, HUTCHSON etc)
James, b. 1755 or 1757, d. Nov. 27, 1836. Buried McKee-Roundtree
cemetery, Maury County. Married Elizabeth LEGER/LOVE. Served in
Revolutionary War. In 1779 moved from Mecklenburg County, NC to
Lancaster County, SC and lived there until around 1817 when he moved
with his family to Maury County. Children: John, Sarah, Elizabeth,
William, James Jr., and one other daughter. James is the son of a
family which is still in York County, SC today.
Submitted on Mon Feb 1 12:20:47 EST 1999
HOWARD, BRIDGES, EMBREY - I am researching Sally Ann Howard b. 2 May
1812 KY, d. 9 Feb 1886 Maury Co. TN, married Wm. J. Bridges of Maury
Co. TN. This family was on the 1860 Maury Co. Census with a niece,
Henrietta Clements. Henrietta m. C.C. Vaughan. Would appreciate any
information on this family.
Annie Clements Bennett
Submitted on Sun Jan 31 19:01:06 EST 1999
Looking for any information on John MCCANDLESS,and Minnie
DENTON.Looking for parents names and brothers and sisters names any
one with any information please e-mail me at email@example.com
Submitted on Sun Jan 31 10:38:29 EST 1999
I am looking for information of William GORDON who was in Maury
County in the early 1800s. I am looking for Beverly GORDON born
1814-1815 who married Elizabeth RUSSELL IN 1837 in Maury County.
Mitzi Gordon Morgan
-- 206 North Greeno Rd., Fairhope, AL 36532
Submitted on Thu Jan 28 17:04:13 EST 1999
I am searching for Thomas Jefferson BROOKS (1782-1841) who reportedly
moved into the Santa Fe district of Maury Co. in about 1806. At this
time it was still part of Williamson Co. His son was Joshua BROOKS
(1828-85) who was born in Maury Co. I note on the Maury Co. page
that a BROOKS is lised as an early family settling in Maury Co. I
would appreciate if anyone would be able to clarify if this is the
family of Thomas Jefferson BROOKS. Joshua BROOKS married in Maury
Co. and had children, including Thomas BROOKS. Many BROOKS' from
this line moved to Hot Springs, Arkansas in the late 1800's.
Submitted on Thu Jan 28 12:20:29 EST 1999
I'm in desperate need of someone's help. I'm trying to locate Emily
Stanfield Lawson. She was b 3/18/1830 in TN. Unknown where in TN.
Married John Patton McBride 6/1845 in Maury County (I think).
Children are: Mary Ann, Alany A, James Galbreath, Martha Louise,
Margaret W, Emily Adaline, Matilda Gertrude, and John Godby. Is
anyone out there missing a female with that birthdate, or some Lawson
names from her children's names? She belongs to someone so email me
at firstname.lastname@example.org. Happy to share any and all info.
Judy Brown Rasmussen
Submitted on Wed Jan 27 21:33:02 EST 1999
Seeking information on the HENSLEY and KINCAID (KINCADE) families who
lived in Lewis and Maury County, Tennessee. I am descended from John
Gabriel HENSLEY through their son Gabriel Perry HENSLEY and his son
Lee Bentley HENSLEY. My grandparents were Theodore Bud KINCAID (son
of Mary Catherine HENSLEY & Alexander KINCAID) and Lola Lee HENSLEY
(daughter of Lee Bentley HENSLEY and Mary Caroline HIGGINS). I
believe that John Gabriel's parents were William HENSLEY and Nancy
GARDNER. Mary Catherine HENSLEY KINCAID married a second time to
William Anderson SHARP.
Brenda Kincaid Boen
-- Rt. 1 Box 272, Point, TX 75472-9720
Submitted on Wed Jan 27 03:14:45 EST 1999
I am looking for Thomas Dew m.Mary Pillow and Latchin Thomas Dew born
1817,m.Martha Dearing, then Sarah Madden. Latchin Thomas and Sarah
had 4 children: Raleigh Thomas 1853,Anne 1857, John Rusk 1860,William
Latch b. Mar.1,1864 and d.June 18,1926. He married Ramer Ivie Oct.
17,1895. Do any of these names ring any bells?
Submitted on Mon Jan 25 22:33:32 EST 1999
Looking for John and Nancy HUTCHESON, parents of Jesse HUTCHESON who
married Sarah MITCHELL. Jesse and Sarah moved to Barry County, Mo.,
in 1850's from Lawrence County, TN...are the HUTCHERSONs in Maury
County, TN related? I am gggggrandson of John and Nancy.
Submitted on Mon Jan 25 21:41:22 EST 1999
I'm looking for info on the following:
CHAP CHAMBERS Married MELISSA(MILLISIE) DIAL.
She was 1/4 CHEROKEE and his second cousin.
He was a farmer and lived in CHATTANOOGA, TENNESSEE.
Both father and son fought in the CIVIL WAR for the north.
WILLIAM CICERO LEATHERWOOD, JR. CALLED =91WILL=92, BORN JUNE 11, 1868
IN Maury county georgia/tenn; he was 3/4 CHEROKEE.
MARRIED MARY SUSAN CHAMBERS(daughter of above Chambers)
His father was also called William Cicero, but used Cicero....
I have just started this side and have very little info so any help
will be greatly appreciated...
-- 5210 Waterview Lane , Garland, TX 75043
Submitted on Sun Jan 24 22:56:49 EST 1999
Looking for parents of Elizabeth Little JONES b. 31 May 1812 marr.
John McMELLAN (McMILLAN) in Maury Co., Tn in 1835. They removed to
Boone Co., AR and Elizabeth d. in 1858. Any help appreciated.
Submitted on Sun Jan 24 11:55:05 EST 1999
I am seeking info on John A. NICHOLS who was born in TN in 1829. He
married Caroline S. BUTLER (b 1835) on 3 Oct 1855 in Maury Co. Who
were their parents? Their daughter, Octavia Augusta Nichols (1 May
1861-17 June 1944) was my gr gr grandmother. Who were her brothers
and sisters? When did John and Caroline die and where are they
Anne Bunyan Bush
-- 1013 Commodore Place, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122
Submitted on Sat Jan 23 23:42:17 EST 1999
I am seeking info on the John S. WEST family. John was born on 20
July 1798 in Maury Co. and died on 2 Sept 1856. He married Jane R.
RANKIN on 18 Dec 1819 in Maury Co. Who are his parents? I believe
Jane's father was James Rankin. Who was her mother? When did Jane
die? Where are they buried?
Anne Bunyan Bush
-- 1013 Commodore Place, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122
Submitted on Sat Jan 23 23:04:45 EST 1999
SMITH, William Sterling married Anne Stitt Houston Oct. 25, 1837 in
Lewisburg, Tennessee. I am trying to find out who his parents are.
Submitted on Sat Jan 23 11:26:20 EST 1999
Seek ancestors of William Jackson CRAIG, b. 1818 Maury Co, TN
(Carter's Creek area); to Giles Co. 1840; died in Giles 1884.
siblings were Samuel, Adeline, Maria, Matilda, John Franklin, Jennet,
Louisa (Latta). Think his father was William Craig who died by March
1830 in Maury Co
Submitted on Thu Jan 21 21:19:36 EST 1999
Seeking Seth Barnes, died Maury Co TN will inventory dated 14 March
1836, was signed by Alex. S. Barnes and A.M.Barnes. I know that an
Alexander S. Barnes m. Elizabeth Jane Huddleston 24 May 1875
and they are my g-g-grandparents. Thanks for any help.
Submitted on Thu Jan 21 19:50:34 EST 1999
Any information Hosea SATTERFIELD, b.1785, SC married (1) Betsy
Simmons, 1/6/1813, Grainger Co., TN & (2) Jane Denham, 6/1820, Maury
Co., TN. Hose & Jane had two children Mathew, b 1831, Davidson, TN
and Amanda, b. 1835, Davidson, TN
Submitted on Thu Jan 21 09:54:55 EST 1999
Looking for any info on Willis 0. BRYANT (O'BRYAN). I know for sure
that he fought in the Seminole Wars with Andy Jackson. Supposedly
came from Van Buren, Ark. to Giles or Lawrence Cty , Tn. Married
jane HAGAN in Maury Cty about 1841. Then settled , for sure, in
Lawrence Cty , Tn. till his death in 1890's
Submitted on Tue Jan 19 22:44:44 EST 1999
Interested in any information on David Columbus Green (b. @1836) in
Hampshire, Maury county, Tenn. He married in Maury County Sept. 8,
1865 to Allice Adaline Kennedy (b. Nov. 18, 1838 - d. May 7, 1920).
Their children were: Robert, Lille, Lula, and George Alexander
Green. Any additional information would be greatly appreciated.
Submitted on Tue Jan 19 15:59:05 EST 1999
Searching for information on this Paine/Payne family. Margaret's
maiden name was LEETCH, daughter of James Leetch. They married
January 1835 in Maury County.
Ann P. Hill
Submitted on Tue Jan 19 12:58:14 EST 1999
I am looking for the parents of Carroll(Carrel) MORRIS and Polly FRY.
They were married in Maury county on August 16, 1829. The 1850
Weakley county census shows Carroll to be a Baptist Preacher.
Submitted on Tue Jan 19 11:39:56 EST 1999
Looking for information on GUFFEY and ADKINS in Maury County. Will
-- 96 Monastery Ridge Road, Morrilton, AR 72110
Submitted on Tue Jan 19 10:50:14 EST 1999
I have a Thomas Edward KINGSTON and family listed in the 1820
and 1840 Maury Co. Census. He was born in 1814 in Tn. His
father is a Sr. His wife's name was Elizabeth. In the 1820
the Sr. KINGSTON had 4 children. In the 1840 census the Jr.
KINGSTON had 6 children. In an 1850 Lewis Co. census the
couple had 10 children. I am not sure if they moved or they
county moved. In an 1860 Hopkins Co. TX census there was a
older brother taking care a some younger siblings. Very
probably Thomas Edward KINGSTON Jr. and his wife died within
the 10 year period. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
-- 3100 S. FM 113, Millsap, TX 76066
Submitted on Tue Jan 19 01:44:36 EST 1999
Looking for descendants of Samuel HILLIS,, Revolutionary War service,
19 Feb 1760 - 1840 in Marshall Co., TN, m Elizabeth Smith in Bourbon
Co., KY. At some point he lived in Maury County and was known as a
Ladye Jane Hunter
Submitted on Mon Jan 18 19:57:29 EST 1999
I am looking for any information on a Zachariah/Zackriah Allen born ?
died August 8, 1844 in Hamilton Co. IL.=A0 His son was William Ward
Blackford Allen born in Maury Co., TN on July 24, 1820.=A0 Zachariah
was married to a Francis, maiden name unknown. Zachariah took his
family to Hamilton Co., IL from there in Maury Co. in 1828 along with
the family of John I. and Dicey Davis.=A0 William later married the
daughter of the Davis's Catherine on December 12, 1842.
Any information would be greatly appreciated.=A0 Zachariah is my
-- 1724 Brentwood Dr. , Mountain Home, AR 72653
Submitted on Mon Jan 18 15:08:14 EST 1999
Does anyone know the location in Maury Co. Tenn. of Flat Creek
Campground, the year 1835? Probably Presbyterian ?
-- P. O. Box 345, Kemp, TX 75143
Submitted on Mon Jan 18 00:06:13 EST 1999
I am seeking information on Coley EDMONSON who married Emma Mae
SIMMONS reportedly in Maury County, TN between 1860 to 1875. Any or
all information regarding both of the above would be appreciated as
they are my great grandfather and great grandmother of whom I know
nothing.Coley EDMONSON is buried in Red River County, TX and his wife
Emma Mae is buried in Blossom, Lamar County, TX.
Submitted on Sun Jan 17 21:43:32 EST 1999
Searching for information on James A. DUGGER (born about 1818 in TN)
and his wife Narcissa P. RICHARDSON of Maury County and their son
Justice DUGGER born appx 1846. My information indicates that James
may have died at a Camp Campbell, KY in 1861. Did this father and
son serve in the Civil War and, if so, what unit were they in. Also,
what was Camp Campbell?
George C. Dugger
-- 16711 St. John's Wood, Tomball, TX 77375
Submitted on Sun Jan 17 20:12:51 EST 1999
I am looking for the family of THOMAS K. YOUNG who was married to a
ROSSANNA WOODS.Some of the childrens names I have are THOMAS JR,
CINTHA ERNESTINE, & HIRIAM NEWTON. THOMAS K. YOUNG was born abt 1815
in Maury Cty.ROSSANNA WOODS was also born there abt 1820.He
supposedly fought in the Seminole War.They resided there until about
1853. I would also like to know if the wife(ROSSANNA) could have been
of Indian descent.ROSSANNA WOODS father was HIRIAM WOODS.
Richard L. Ryan
-- 314 W. 32nd Place, Sand Springs, OK 74063
Submitted on Sun Jan 17 18:46:54 EST 1999
I am looking for information for my father,Hiram Martin TUEL, AKA
Harry TUEL. May also be spelled as TOUELL or TOUEL. The 1900 Maury
county census has him living with his grandmother MARY C HAMMONDS.
The HAMMONDS operated a toll gate at about this time. Mary may be
married to Gabriel. Also half brother John HAMMOND& Ogra ELDERS.
Submitted on Sun Jan 17 16:00:33 EST 1999
Visit my website to see the historical collections and ancestry of
the HAYNES family who lived in Maury, Marshall, Giles and Lawrence
HAYNES FAMILY GENEALOGY
Submitted on Sun Jan 17 00:14:58 EST 1999
I am trying to locate the where abouts of Milton A. BYERS born 1831
who married Frances HULME in 1851. Milton served in Co.C, McLemore's
TN CAV in the Civil War. In 1850 he was listed on the census in
Maury County living with his mother Lavinia BYERS. Milton was the son
of David Porter BYERS and Lavinia HILL.
Submitted on Sat Jan 16 23:53:15 EST 1999
Seek documented record of Rev. War service of James MATTHEWS (Jr),
born 12 Aug 1739 PA; married 5 Feb 1766 in Rowan Co NC, Mary DOAK,
daughter of John DOAK, Sr. Parents of both came from Ireland 1718.
Another James MATTHEWS, born 1750 NC, received a pension for Rev War
service,but neither National Archives nor NSDAR can find record of
Rev War service for James MATTHEWS, born 1739 and died 1825 Maury
Helen Odum Harrell
Submitted on Thu Jan 14 14:49:58 EST 1999
Am researching BROOKS family in Maury Co. In a local history book of
Maury Co. (I have pages but don't know the title of the book) are
listed the descendents of MARK BROOKS who immigrated to N.C. in 1735.
His son, JOSEPH BROOKS (1828-85) lived and died in Maury Co. His son
was my g-grandfather, THOMAS BROOKS. Thomas moved to Hot Springs,
Ark. before the turn of the 20th Cent. His wife, ALICE LINAM (she
was b. 1867 in Abilene, Tx; however, she is related to the John
Hodges LINAM family in Lawrence Co., Tn.) Thomas and Alice had two
children, the first was a boy, my granfather, DEWEY McKINLEY BROOKS
(1898-1941), and the second, a girl, NINA BROOKS (Higgins) (1900-
living). I would appreciate any information about this line and
would be willing to share info which I have.
Submitted on Thu Jan 14 13:03:38 EST 1999
Most STANFIELD/STANFILL's came from Jacob,John or Thomas STANFIELD in
Maury County, I am looking for descendants for any of these. Jacob
and John lived near the Hickman Co. and Duck River area, with such
family names as, Cathey,Skipper,Gray,Shelby,Love,Burns,Bolin.
Submitted on Thu Jan 14 03:39:49 EST 1999
Margaret BROWN married to George BROWN. They had Austin BROWN, Myra
BROWN, Henry BROWN, and Sally BROWN. Sally BROWN had Margaret
Elizabeth HARRIS, and George Brown HARRIS. George Brown HARRIS
married Hattye EVANS.
-- 1223 South Yosemite Way, #68, Denver, CO 80231
Submitted on Wed Jan 13 14:59:46 EST 1999
Sebron Thomas WILLIS b.1808 in N.C.lived in Leatherwood, Maury Co
d.1854 father Major WILLIS may have come from Newbern,NC.
Sebron(Sebern)WILLIS m. Elizabeth(Betsy)SOUTHALL b.?d.? daughter of
John & Judie FLIPPEN SOUTHALL. Children-William b.1833,Henry
b.1837,Iola J b.1837, Richard Thomas b.1839 d.1923 in Lewis Co.(my
g.grandfather), John b.1841, Fanny b.1843, Eliz b.1845, Martha b.1846
and Jane b.1849. Sebron was a blacksmith & member of the Santa Fe
Masonic Lodge. He died insolvent in 1854. All of the children were
named wards of the court in Dec. 1854, except Iola and Jane. William
A SOUTHALL was the administrator. William M. WILLIS remained in Maury
Co.living in Timmins. John moved to Hickman Co. Richard Thomas
lived for awhile in Leatherwood m. Betty Eliz JAMES HINSON Nov.
8,1877. He moved to Hickman Co. and later to Lewis Co. TN. Need any
information on the family.
Wilda Hinson Costello
Submitted on Wed Jan 13 11:45:55 EST 1999
I am searching for information on a black CHAPPELL family from Maury
County. The head of the household was MOORGAN CHAPPELL. The time
frame was the late 1860s-1880s. MOORGAN may have been a SLAVE at one
B. K. Chappell
Submitted on Wed Jan 13 11:36:25 EST 1999
I am looking for any information on a Zachariah/Zackriah Allen born ?
died August 8, 1844 in Hamilton Co. IL. His son was William Ward
Blackford Allen born there in Maury Co. on July 24, 1820. Zachariah
was married to a Francis, maiden name unknown. Zachariah took his
family to Hamilton Co., IL in 1828 along with the family of John I.
and Dicey Davis. William later married the daughter of the Davis's
Katherine on December 12, 1842.
Any information would be greatly appreciated. Zachariah is my
-- 1724 Brentwood Dr., Mountain Home, AR 72653
Submitted on Wed Jan 13 08:22:20 EST 1999
John CAMPBELL m.Ellender DENTON: Location unknown. Six ch; 4 born in
Williamson Co., two in Maury Co.TN. Children b. bet. 1800 - 1812.
Sometime abt. 1820 John dies; Ellender and some children migrate to
Hamilton Co., IL. Father of Ellender: Joseph DENTON, m. unknown.
Who were parents of John Campbell?? When, where and how did he die??
( Joseph Denton acknowledges marriage and children of Ellender/John
29 Jan 1824,in his will.)
Any help appreciated.
Mary Lou Jacobeon
Submitted on Tue Jan 12 22:08:08 EST 1999
Looking for Green Graham Elizabeth Mc Cutcheon on 30 May 1838 in
Submitted on Mon Jan 11 21:05:13 EST 1999
My grandfather Leroy F. Bassham came to Texas in 1880 leaving behind
wife Martha Shaw two children Ada,and Ida,abt. 5 & 7 yrs I found his
father W. F. Bassham Burried in Theta Cemetery. I would like info on
children of W.F.Bassham.I have names of some would love
death,etc.I have all data on Leroy F.Bassham in Tex.from 1880 to now
would like to share with anyone interested.Thanks Joe Bassham Box111
Diana Texas 75640
Submitted on Mon Jan 11 10:03:34 EST 1999
Nannie LOFTIN married John L.PORTER 1-26-1876 by T. Jeff Dixon in
Maury Co. He served in Confederate Army, I know they had at least one
daughter named Margaret b.7-5-1856 any info about them or their
-- 634 Potomac Dr., Clarksville, TN 37043
Submitted on Sun Jan 10 18:52:16 EST 1999
David YEARY (b. 7 Jul 1777 Adams Co PA) m. Peggy XXX in Lee Co VA,
then moved ca 1807 to parts unknown. Their son, John Walter YEARY
(b. 1796 in Lee Co. VA) m. Mary "Polly" Elizabeth CHINNAULT in Maury
Co. TN ca. 1818. John and Polly YEARY had a son, Walter Raleigh
YEARY, b. 1820 in Maury Co TN. John YEARY was a Capt serving in the
Indian Wars in FL. The YEARY family moved on to Ft. Smith AR in the
late 1820s the on to Texas where Capt. John YEARY fought at Goliad
and became a Texas Ranger. Looking for property, tax, marriage,
death records, etc., for these individuals during their residence in
Maury Co TN.
-- 2066 College View Rd. , Manhattan, KS 66502
Submitted on Sun Jan 10 18:10:37 EST 1999
Looking for the family of John Alderson who lived in Maury County TN.
and died there ca. 1819. He had a brother named William. John's 1st
wife was Rachel, with whom he had 4 children: Nancy, J.D., J., and
F.D. His 2nd wife was Elizabeth. He also had a son named Benjamin.
Willing to share what information I have.
Submitted on Sun Jan 10 18:06:54 EST 1999
I am looking for any info on SPARKMAN. Especially a Martha P or
J.T. . I would appreciate a 1880 Maury Co. census look up for them.
Found them on the 1870 census, but, it only used their initials for
them and children. Need full names, if possible. Thank you,
Submitted on Sun Jan 10 08:05:02 EST 1999
CORUM, mary frances; COFFMAN, william; mother and father of COFFMAN,
minnie lee, born: august 4, 1879 in maury county, tenn. minnie was
the oldest of many children - ruby the youngest child. searching for
all info pert to family history and tribal affiliation.
Submitted on Sun Jan 10 00:30:36 EST 1999
Desire any information about the parents,
siblings and descendants ofmy great-great grandparents: Allen B. EVANS,
born abt 1807, LunenburgCo., VA, died abt 1880, Wayne Co., TN. Allen B.
EVANS married,Martha W. GLOVER, 13 Jan 1830, Mecklenburg Co., VA.
MarthaWestmoreland GLOVER is thought to have been born abt 1807,
BrunswickCo., VA, and died abt 1870, Perry Co., TN. Their children
were:Louisa Jane EVANS (1830-1892); Rebecca Westmoreland EVANS
(abt1833-?); Richard L. EVANS (abt 1834-?); Martha EVANS (abt 1836-
);William R. EVANS (abt 1838-); Mary T. EVANS (abt 1839-?); SarahFrances
EVANS (1841-?); Virginia Adalaide EVANS (abt 1847-?); John G.("Glibber"
or "Glover") EVANS (1850-?); Salina Westmoreland EVANS(abt 1852-1920);
and Wyatt H. EVANS (abt 1852-1886). If you haveinformation to share,
please contact me, I will share what I havetoo....
-- 8435 16th Ave. S., Bloomington, MN
Submitted on Sat Jan 9 23:59:59 EST 1999
Searching for information relating to my Grandmother, Minnie Lee
Poyner, nee: COFFMAN; born August 4, 1879 in what is now Bigbyville,
TN; died in 1959, exact date not known. Married Robert Butler POYNOR,
DOB: June 2, 1864 @ Castillion Sprints, TN; died: February 4, 1934 in
Santa Rosa, CA. They married July 3, 1898 in Elk, Indian Terriroty -
now called Pooleville, OK. Searching for all info.
Submitted on Sat Jan 9 23:47:10 EST 1999
Hello, my name is David Allen. I am searching for information on my
Gr,Gr,Gr, Grandfather, and Grandmother. They supposedly lived in
Maury Co.. His name was Zackriah Allen, and he married my Gr,Gr,Gr,
Grandmother, Francis Allen, maiden name unknown. Their son William
Ward Blackford Allen, was born there on July 24, 1820. They moved
to Hamilton Co., IL sometime in 1828. They relocated with a family
headed by a John Davis. My Gr,Gr, Grandfather, William Ward Blackford
Allen, married the daughter of John Davis, a Katherine Davis, born in
Maury Co. on September 07, 1823.
I am very new to this type of research, and am trying to compile a
family history for my father. Any help that you can give would be
-- 1724 Brentwood Dr., Mountain Home, AR 72653
Submitted on Sat Jan 9 11:18:34 EST 1999
If you are a descendant of one of the following BEVELS, or have
knowledge of this BEVELS family, please e-mail me at email@example.com
... Who were their parents? grandparents? children? burial
places? lived which counties?, etc.?
Eliphus Green BEVELS, b Apr 1861, d Sep 1932, Dellrose,
Lincoln Co TN wed Elizabeth HOLT in 1896;
George N. BEVELS, b Feb 1865, d Mar 1904;
Mary Susan BEVELS, b May 1867, d Oct 1946 wed James W.
BEVELS (lived in Giles Co TN) Buried at Bee Spring Cemetery, Giles Co
William Alford BEVELS, b 14 Nov 1870, d.22 Nov 1870;
Louisinda Jane (perhaps "Jennie") BEVELS, b Jan 1872, d ?
wed ? SORRELLS;
Thomas Benjamin (perhaps "Benson") BEVELS, b May 1875, d ?;
Ida Caldonia BEVELS, b Feb 1876, d March 1939 wed Oscar E.
STEWART in 1894 in Lincoln Co TN;
Edward Neal BEVELS, b Aug 1879, d Jan 1904;
Roy Franklin Bevels, b July 1883, d Nov 1963 (lived in
Bessie Lee BEVELS b Aug 1886, d Dec 1972 wed Arthur T.
STEWART in 1907 in Lincoln Co TN
Submitted on Fri Jan 8 17:59:15 EST 1999
JOHN MALUGIN (ALSO SPELLED MELUGIN, MILUGIN) WAS GIVEN A LAND BOUNTY
BY THE GOVENOR OF N.CAROLINA FOR SERVICE IN THE REV. WAR. CENSUS
RECORDS OF THAT TIME (1810-20) LIST HIS BIRTH PLACE AS N.CAROLINA.
NEED TO FIND OUT WHERE HE ORIGINALLY CAME FROM IF POSSIBLE. COPY OF
LAND GRANT POSSIBLY ON FILE IN DICKSON (CITY - COUNTY ?) NEED
ANYTHING OF VALUE ON HIM. CANNOT FIND ANY EXISTING RECORDS PRIOR TO
-- 528 OCOEE HILLS RD, OCOEE, FL 34761-2518
Submitted on Fri Jan 8 03:23:30 EST 1999
I am searching for info on Mary F. LAWS (b. 1875), daughter of
Guilford LAWS and Martha Elizabeth MORTON. Mary was born in Marshall
Co., TN, married first to Mr. EWING who died in 1900. Second to S.H.
PARKS (b. 1870). S.H. PARKS and Mary LAWS had a son, Sam L. PARKS
who was born in 1917. I need info on them.
Submitted on Thu Jan 7 15:22:36 EST 1999
I am looking for information on African American Chappells from Maury
and Marshall Counties. They lived there from the mid-1800s to at
Submitted on Thu Jan 7 09:38:23 EST 1999
My g-g grandmother's name was Cyrena Jane CATHEY, her maiden name
might be McWILLIAMS; she moved with her family to Elgin,TX sometime
during or just after the civil war.
-- 40718 Friar Tuck, Montgomery, TX 77356
Submitted on Wed Jan 6 19:10:15 EST 1999
Mary "Polly" FITZPATRICK married John PILLOW, b. 1781, on 20 May 1806
in Williamson County, Tennessee. Can anyone tell me who their
parents, siblings, or children were? In the Brick Church Cemetery of
Giles County, Tennessee, the same couple is buried as: John PILLOW
(born Rockingham Co., NC, born 25 March 1781; died 20 July 1854; 73
years, 3 mos, 20 days) and his wife, Mary PILLOW, wife of J. PILLOW
(she: born Stokes Co., NC, died 02 Oct 1850; age 65 years). Are there
any descendants living in this area? Can anyone tell me anything
about this couple? Think they are my g-g-g grandparents. Need to know
the names of their children in order to find out for sure. Thanks for
any help you can give me.
Submitted on Tue Jan 5 15:22:05 EST 1999
Seeking info on John QUEEN who married Mary CAMPBELL in Maury Co., TN
on 4-30-1816. They are found in Franklin Co, TN in 1820. Please
contact me if you know anything about these 2 families.
Mandy Williams Queen
-- 1772 Queens Xing Rd, Henning, TN 38041
Submitted on Tue Jan 5 11:27:00 EST 1999
Joyce A. Luna
Submitted on Sun Jan 3 15:52:39 EST 1999
looking for information on Wesley LILES. He was born in Alabamaabout 1876 to
Stephen and Susan LILES.In 1921, he is living inMaury County. I do not know
when he died, if he married etc.. Anyinformation will be appreciated.
Submitted on Sat Jan 2 23:18:42 EST
Thomas Garner JACKSON & Elizabeth CALVERT Looking for
parents and siblings of Thomas Garner JACKSON (27 Aug 1805-8 May 1855) and
Elizabeth CALVERT (27 Jun 1809-8 May 1886), both reportedly born TN. Dates
from tombstones in Florence, Williamson Co., TX. Married 17 Jan 1829 Maury
Co., TN. In Marshall Co., TN, by 1840; Giles Co, TN, 1850. Came to TX about
1850. Parents of 12, including James, David, William, Isaac (my
g-g-grandfather, who married Emeline Dufur), Andrew, Stephen, Lewis, Eliza,
Christopher, Alice, Mary, & one other, name unknown. Williamson Co.
History book lists Thomas's father as Brice JACKSON; however, the article
contains too many errors to be considered a reliable source. Does anyone have
proof that Brice is or is not Thomas's father? Does anyone have information
about Elizabeth's family?
Submitted on Fri Jan 1 16:14:50
Trying to locate the family of DAVENPORTS who may have resided
in Maury County. They may have included as head of family, Stephen. Also the
family of Samuel F. MCCOLLUM and his brothers, Alfred and Absalom.
Submitted on Fri Jan 1 14:05:43 EST 1999
for data on Thomas M. CASBEER, Sr. Current information says he was born in
Pennsylvania, Kentucky, or Tennessee, that he was in Tennessee by 1805, worked
on a road crew between 1807 and 1810 in Maury County, paid taxes in 1811 in
Maury County, served in the TN Mounted Gunmen in 1814, was in Arkansas by
1827, had three wives, and died in Arkansas in Aug 1852.
James Parks -- 1003 Oak Leaf, La
Porte, TX 77571
Submitted on Fri Jan 1
11:22:01 EST 1999
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