Benton County Tennessee
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Calvan Austin Hall
Born March 19, 1818 Ky
Died August 5, 1905 Burnette Co. Texas

Elizabeth West Cherry
Born August 8, 1823
Died October 13, 1897 Burnet Co. Texas

Courtesy of
Doris Lewis
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Everett Hall, son of Age and Lizzie Corbitt

Courtesy of
Robert B. French &
JPieke
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Leora Harden and Annie Boyte

Submitted by
Darlene (Morrisette) Curtis
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Mable Hargis

Courtesy of
Lori
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Mable HARGIS Theodore & Dora HARGIS Frazier

Courtesy of
Lori
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Judson Hargis and wife Permelia Jane

Courtesy of
Lori
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Richard Ingram Hargis

Courtesy of
Lori
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Sarah Belle and husband Thomas "Lee" Hargis

Courtesy of
Lori

Thomas Lee Hargis, Sidney Hargis and Horace Hargis

Courtesy of
Lori
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Ada T. Hartley
Born 10/13/1876 - Died 11/20/1913
Married Andrew Green Barnes 04/01/1900

Courtesy of
Marie Barnes
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John Thomas Hartley - Born 07/24/1844 Died 03/29/1881

Nancy R. Cox - Born 11/15/1852 Died 10/15/1912

Courtesy of
Marie Barnes
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Milia Hatley and Husband John E. Barnes about 1911

Courtesy of
Barbara Norris
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Milia Hatley and Enloe Bomar (John E. Barnes had passed away) with Johnny Barnes Junior and Lena Barnes and Vena Barnes who were Identical twins in 1920

Courtesy of
Barbara Norris
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Henderson Family
Ardelia, Viola, Loretta, Georgia, John T., Willie, Jennie, Lona
Sitting: William Frank Henderson, Margaret Anthony Henderson

Courtesy of

Diana Allison
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Benjamin Ray Henderson born 22 Dec 1907 in Big Sandy, Benton Co., TN. He served during WW II as a Private First Class. He was killed in action on 5 Aug 1944 in France

Courtesy of

Diana Allison
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Elbert Franklin Henderson born 1 Sept 1906 Benton Co., TN Was a sergeant in the army during WW II. He received the Good Conduct Medal European African Middle Easter Service Medal with 1 Bronze Star. He died 27 June 1973
Courtesy of


Diana Allison
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Morgan Claxton School (Early 1900's)
The Morgan Claxton School group was 1925-1926 and it was located near Bakers Chapel Church. Teachers were Miss Lula Hubbs & Mr. Porter Utley.
Students left to right- Robie Cantrell, Mary Lee Cantrell, Lindal (HENDERSON) Barnes, Marguarette Marchbanks, Mary Alice (HENDERSON) Freeland, Lucille (French) Hoofman, Aline (Henderson) Burnette, Lillion French, Jewel Smith, Lurene Alsup, Lucille (Pafford) Reynolds, Mary Lee French, Gladys Edwards

Courtesy of
Diana Allison
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J. T. Henderson was born 1 March 1877 In Henry County, TN. He married Mary Ann Robertson on 11 July 1899. He died on 7 May 1943 in Benton county, TN. He is buried at the Henderson Cemetery, Big Sandy, TN.
Diana Allison

Six Herndon Brothers: Seated on the left is: William Berry Herndon (1851-1939); James Crews Herndon (1854-1920); standing, Harvey Poe Herndon (1857-1930)

Seated on the right is: Alexander Herndon (1869-1937); John Daniel Herndon (1866-1928); standing, Thomas Jackson Herndon (1860-1909)

They were sons of David Herndon (1824-1890), and Martha Isabelle Vester Herndon (1827-1891)

Submitted by
Sandra Stockdale Jackson


Alger Miles Herndon (July 26, 1897 - June 26, 1971), called "John", was the son of James Crews Herndon (1854-1920), and Loura Belle Browning Herndon (1867-1919). He married to Carrie Sanford, and had two children: Jo Ann and Nona Gay.

Submitted by

Sandra Stockdale Jackson


Bennett Howard Herndon (1892-1965), son of James Crews Herndon (1854-1920), and Loura Belle Browning Herndon (1867-1919). He was married to Ora Carney (1902-2000), and had children: Loura Jane Herndon, and Bennett Howard Herndon, Jr. Submitted by

Sandra Stockdale Jackson


Bruce Wayne Herndon

Submitted by
Sandra Stockdale Jackson

Elsie Lee Herndon (July 18, 1889 - March 2, 1958), daughter of James Crews Herndon (1854-1920), and Loura Belle Browning Herndon (1867-1919). Elsie married James Finley Lindsey (1889-1942) on Dec. 14, 1914. Their children: Mary James Lindsey (1919-1997), and Naomi Lee Lindsey (1923-2001).

Elsie Lee Herndon Lindsey was Benton County's first librarian.

Submitted by
Sandra Stockdale Jackson


Hattie Isabelle Herndon (Dec. 19, 1884 - Oct. 21, 1932), was the daughter of James Crews Herndon (1854-1920), and Loura Belle Browning Herndon (1867-1919). She married Lindsey Melton (1880-1954). Their children: Lindsey Wayne Melton (1907-1908); Colin Ward Melton (1909-1954); Theresa Delilah Melton (b. 1913); and Reid Hildreth (1917-1972).

Submitted by
Sandra Stockdale Jackson

Henry Floyd Herndon (Feb. 23, 1904 - Sept. 13, 1970), son of James Crews Herndon (1854-1920), and Loura Belle Browning Herndon (1867-1919). Floyd married Marguerite Frogge on July 13, 1930. They had one child, Floy Marie Herndon.

Submitted by

Sandra Stockdale Jackson

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James Crews Herndon, and on the right is his wife, Loura Belle Browning Herndon.

James Crews Herndon (1854-1920) and Loura Belle Browning Herndon (1867-1919), were the parents of Lila Herndon Furr, as well as 10 other children.

James was the son of David Herndon and Isabella Vester Herndon, and Loura Belle was the daughter of Bennett Sarrett Browning and Emaline Sykes Browning

Submitted by

Sandra Stockdale Jackson


James Ivan Herndon (April 19, 1887 - June 29, 1969), son of James Crews Herndon (1854-1920), and Loura Belle Browning Herndon (1867-1919). He was first married to McIva Durdin (1894-1966), and had children: Theressa Belle Herndon (1913-1999), James Albert Herndon (1916-1972), and Roger Bennett Herndon (1918-1981).
James Ivan Herndon was married, secondly, to Rubye Lockhart Vick (1893-1970).


Submitted by
Sandra Stockdale Jackson

Mayne Gay Herndon (Sept. 13, 1906 - April 8, 2000. She was the daughter of James Crews Herndon (1854-1920), and Loura Belle Browning Herndon (1867-1919). James Crews Herndon was the son of David Herndon (1824-1890), and Martha Isabelle Vester (1827-1891).

Gay was married 0n April 4, 1931 to Richard Thomas (Tommy) Brooks, (Sept. 21, 1905 - Dec. 9, 1966), son of Richard Albert Brooks (1869-1941), and Martha Ella Brewer Brooks (1870-1949)

Submitted by
Sandra Stockdale Jackson
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This photo is a school in Eva, about 1896.
1st row, 2nd from right: Claude "Spinks" Herndon (1890-1959)
2nd row, 1st on right: Alma Herndon Sykes (1889-1959)
2nd row, 6th from right: Wyly N. Herndon (1884-1949)
2nd row, 3rd from left: James Ivan Herndon (1884-1969)
3rd row, 7th from right: Emma Herndon Phifer (1882-1907)

Submitted by
Janice Ingram

Ollie Beatrice Herndon (Dec. 22, 1882 - Oct. 31, 1965), daughter of James Crews Herndon (1854-1920), and Loura Belle Browning Herndon (1867-1919). Ollie married David Aulce Brewer (1873-1954),on Nov. 8, 1904.

Their children: Emmett Brewer (1905 -?); Delmas Aulce Brewer(1908-1980); James Elery Brewer(1910-1981); Browning McDaniel Brewer (1912-?); Joe Russell Brewer (b. 1915); Suva Nell Brewer (1921-1928); Truman Wayne Brewer (b. 1924)

Submitted by
Sandra Stockdale Jackson

Roger Reid Herndon
Roger Reid Herndon (Nov. 26, 1895 - June 25, 1982), son of James Crews Herndon (1854-1920), and Loura Belle Browning Herndon (1867-1919). He was married on Aug. 23, 1922 to Lou Vennie Taylor (1900-1983). Their children: Kelton Reid Herndon, Joe Houston Herndon, Maxine Herndon

Submitted by
Sandra Stockdale Jackson
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The Herndon brothers.
Front left is William Berry Herndon (1851-1938); front right is James Crews Herndon (1854-1920); standing at the back is Harvey Poe Herndon (1857-1930). They were among the children of David Herndon (1824-1890) and Martha Isabelle Vester (1827-1891), and were all three born in Benton County.

Submitted by
Janice Ingram
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Six Herndon cousins:

1st row, L to R, Elsie Lee Herndon Lindsey (18 July 1889-2 Mar 1958), Bennett Howard Herndon (12 Jan 1892-26 Aug 1965), and Anna Myrtle Herndon Ingram (21 Feb 1893-26 Nov 1974). 2nd row, L to R, Cassie Beatrice Herndon Hale (5 July 1895-30 Apr 1978), William Claude Herndon (18 Sep 1890-31 Aug 1959), and Delilah Herndon Furr (3 Feb 1894-1976). Elsie, Howard, and Lila were children of James Crews Herndon and Loura Belle Browning Herndon. Myrtle, Cassie, and Claude were children of Harvey Poe Herndon and Cordelia Lashlee Herndon.

Courtesy of
Janice Ingram

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Photo taken in Eva, Benton County, about 1920. Seated, on left, is Cordelia Lashlee Herndon (1862-1935). On right is Harvey Poe Herndon ((1857-1930). Standing behind are five of their daughters: Anna Myrtle Herndon Ingram (1893-1974); Clara Irene Herndon Latham (1898-1974); Rose Marie Herndon Welch (1901-1926); Cassie Beatrice Herndon Hale (1895-1978); and Alma Herndon Sykes (1889-1959).

Submitted by
Janice Ingram
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Possibly HERRIN or Lockhart family??

Courtesy of
Norma Watson
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Daughters of William Riley & Mary Herrin
Top right: Allie
Top Left: Rhoda
Bottom Right: Martha "Emma"
Bottom Left: Ida


Courtesy of
Dallas Greer
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Charles Lee Herrin
6-5-1871 -5-9-1961
Son of William Riley & Mary Herrin

Courtesy of

Dallas Greer
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Eli R. Herrin
December 1838 - March 23, 1933
Buried at Herrin Grove Baptist Cemetery

Courtesy of

Norma Watson
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Emma Herrin (Herson)
Daughter of Mary Greer Herrin & William Riley Herrin

Courtesy of
Dallas Greer
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Mary Greer Herrin (Sister of John Harrison Greer)
Daughters Allie & Rhoda
(Mary Elizabeth Greer - 2nd wife of William Riley Herrin)

Courtesy of
Dallas Greer
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Thomas Beverly Herrin and possibly grandson
(c.1910)

Courtesy of
Norma Watson
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William Riley Herrin
Mary Elizabeth (Greer) 1846 - 1913
Buried Rushing Creek Cemetery

Courtesy of

Norma Watson
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Hicks Family Photograph
(c. about 1909 Big Sandy TN)

Mary Etta Rushing (nee Hicks) 

Maye Presson (nee Hicks)

Eliza "Lizzie" Akers (nee Hicks)

Cora (nee Brewer) Hicks

Retha Hicks

James Lillburn Herrin

Billy Hicks

Ruth Hicks

 Ione Akers

Jewel Inez Herrin

Mary Malinda (nee Kirk)

James David Hicks

Irl Romer Hicks

Charles Lee Herrin

Rainey Cantrell

Bob Cantrell

Cutrel Hicks

Ermon Avery Herrin

Hazel Cantrell

William Homer Hicks

Mary Maudene Herrin

Claude Hicks

Ethel (nee Moose) Hicks

Abraham Comer Hicks

Hurtle Hicks

Hildred Hicks

Ellen (nee Herndon) Hicks

 Martha Emma (nee Herrin) Hicks

Courtesy of Norma Watson

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James David Hicks 1841 - 1917
Mary Malinda "Mollie" Kirk 1847 - 1716
Buried McRae's Cemetery

Courtesy of

Norma Watson
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James Riley Hicks
Teacher at Benton Seminary until 1907
(c.1896)

Courtesy of

Norma Watson
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James Riley Hicks (1872 - 1959) and wife Mary Jane Rogers (1877 - 1916). The picture was made in 1915 one year before she died of child birth.

Submitted by
E.J. and Frances Sims
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John Thomas Hicks and 2nd Wife
( ? Rushing or Wilhite ? )

Courtesy of
Susie Jourdan - Grant
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Riley Hicks & wife seated in center
Crossroads School (Cooper's School)
(c.1900)


Courtesy of
Norma Watson

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Ruben Griffith Hicks

(2 August 1858-59 - 9 May 1933)

Courstesy of Dale C. Choate

 

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John M. Holladay

Courtesy of
E. J. & Frances Sims
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Eula Holland

Courtesy of
Barbara Warren Shelhart
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Lula (Bateman)Holland & Wyly Roy Holland

Courtesy of
Barbara Warren Shelhart
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Merida Lowry Holland Family
L - R
Roy Wyly Holland - Reva Holland - Martha Tennessee (Davis) Holland Eula Holland- Merida Lowry Holland - Florence Holland - Guy Holland

Courtesy of
Barbara Warren Shelhart
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Pridgen & Roxannah (Melton) Holland

Courtesy of
Barbara Warren Shelhart
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Holland sons of Pridgen and Roxannah
Standing L to R
Merida Lowry Holland & Thilbert Holland
Sitting L to R
Leander Holland & Horace Holland

Courtesy of
Barbara Warren Shelhart
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Nolan Jesse Warren, Reva HOLLAND, Tom Farrar & Effie Sykes

Courtesy of
Barbara Warren Shelhart
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Elijah Carr Hubbs (son of William C. Hubbs) & Virginia Arabella McDaniel Hubbs
(c. approx. 1800)

Courtesy of
Dianne Davidson
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Elijah Carr Hubbs & Sons
(c. approx. 1800)

Courtesy of
Dianne Davidson
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Ichabod and Julia Hubbs
Late 1800's

Courtesy of
Dianne Davidson
Mattie Hubbs
Martha Jane Ayres Hubbs (Mattie Hubbs) born Camden Dec 21, 1872, died Camden Nov. 9, 1952

Courtesy of
Robert Ayres
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Oscow Hubbs
Late 1800's

Courtesy of
Dianne Davidson
Hubbs Family
First row, left to right;
Murry L. Robison, born Lexington, KY July 16, 1894, died Camden July 23, 1965 Robert W. Ayres, Jr, born Camden Oct 5, 1874, died St. Louis, MO March 18, 1964 Mattie HUBBS Robison, born Camden Oct 27, 1902, died Camden Jan 15, 1990

2nd row, left to right
Garland Bivens Utley, born Camden Sept 5, 1895, died Camden Aug 13, 1966 Mary Charlie HUBBS Utley ("Charlie"), born Camden Aug 29, 1898, died Camden May 9, 1985 Mary Martha Chandler ("Mattie"), born Feg 3, 1888 Memphis,TN died Memphis, July 1977

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Mary Nancy Lee Ayres Chandler ("Molly") born Camden Aug 25, 1866, died Memphis, TN 1950

Courtesy of
Robert Ayres

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