Blount County, Tennessee QueriesSeptember 1997


Email: Paige T. Clifton

Date: Mon Sep 1 1997
I am in search of information on the ancestors of my great-grandmother Bessie TUCK KERR daughter of Moses and Malinda HINTON TUCK of Blount Co. I would appreciate any information on the above and would like to hear from any of their descendants. Thank you ,

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Email:Terry L. Hutchison

Date: Mon Sep 1 1997
Who was the John Hutcheson found in the 1830 Census of Blount Co? Can anyone claim him? A Reuben witnessed a Deed in Blount Co. in 1835. Can anyone claim him? Also, was William Hutcheson married to Isabella in Staunton Co., VA who lived in Blount Co. the son of Thomas Hutchison of Greene Co.? If anyone is interested in any of these Hutch( )son lines, I'd be happy to correspond.

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CHAPMAN , McLIN , PASS , THOMPSON Email:Laura W. Griffith

Date: Sat Sep 6 1997
Researching PASS, CHAPMAN, McLIN and THOMPSON lines in Blount Co. (early 1800's). Specifically: David THOMPSON, b.abt 1825 who married Martha A. CHAPMAN (b. 1824), dau. of John P. CHAPMAN and Sallie McLIN. Their son James L. THOMPSON married Susan J. PAS S. They had several children in Blount Co., TN.

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Email:Mary Ann(Tedford)Clark

Date: Sun Sep 7 1997
Searching for the TEDFORD name in particular the family name in VA: When they arrived, ship name and passenger list. I have data that places the TEDFORD name in a Scots-Irish Settle- ment in Rockbridge Co. Va. in the 1740's. I would also like to find a li nk between these TEDFORD's and TEDFORD's in Ms. Thank you

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Email: Barbara Couser

Date: Sun Sep 7 1997
Need help finding the marriage record for John WHEELER, b. 20 Jun 1762 in VA and Mercy (or Massie) BORDEN. Their son, John A. WHEELER married Millie Frances MAZE (or MAYES) in Blount Co, 2 Aug 1825. John WHEELER the elder, served in the Revolutionary War. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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Email: Terry Stillwell

Date: Wed Sep 3 1997
My grandfather, Carl STILLWELL, was seperated from his siblings and all were sent to live with other families/state homes. I am searching for my genealogy and hoping to locate relatives to fill in the blanks.
Searching for relatives of John STILLWELL (b. 04-29-1909, Blount Co., TN.) Father John STILLWELL (b. 08-1876 Sevier Co., TN), mother Mary STILLWELL (b. 05-1876 Hamblen Co., TN). Possible other siblings, Carl STILLWELL (b. Blount Co., TN 08-31-1910), Ray S TILLWELL (b. 4-1897)and Grandmother possibly Lillie (b. 4-1849).
Looking for GGGrandmother, Mary (mollie) CROCKER b. 5-1876. Married John STILLWELL. Bore a least 3 sons (Ray, John & Carl). May have re- married a ROYCE.

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Email: Carol Mitchell

Date: Wed Sep 10 1997
Will exchange informaion on Charles REAGAN [1734 Shenandoah Co., VA-15 Sep 1815 Blount Co., TN] m. Elizabeth prob. HENRY [abt 1740 VA-c1830 Blount Co., TN] Children: William REAGAN [1758VA-c1809] m 1780 VA Leah LEATH; Charles REAGAN Jr. [1760 VA-?] m. 178 3 Winny HARREL; Henry REAGAN m. Pheobe HARRISON; Sarah REAGAN m. Thomas HARDIN; John REAGAN Martha BLACK; Ahimaaz REAGAN m. Rebecca BLACK; Rebecca REAGAN m. James BERRY; Margaret REAGAN m. Hugh COCHRAN; James REAGAN m. Elizabeth. All of Blount Co., TN.

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Email: Linda Giles

Date: Fri Sep 12 1997
My ggg-grandfather was James RAGAN, born in 1809 (?) in Lancaster, SC, he died in 1886. He married Elizabeth ? They had numerous children. One being my gg-grandfather, Peter Flemming RAGAN, born January 29,1829. He had a younger brother, W.L.RAGAN, born A ugust 11, 1842 and died June 8, 1862. We have always been told that there were 4 brother that left VA: two went north, the other two went south. All contact was lost. Peter Flemming married Martha McGARRAH on December 25, 1855 in GA. They moved to MS wh ere they are buried in the Ragan Cemetery. W.L. is buried there too. The only James RAGAN and Elizabeth that I have been able to find is James RAGAN and Elizabeth BATES that were married in Blount Co, TN. Are they the same? We were told that James and El izabeth died, leaving Peter Flemming to raise the children.

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Donald Mason

Date: Sun Sep 14 1997
Please any information on the family of Andrew Jackson BALLARD Born 1813 Married Nancy FRANKLIN their Children were: Bethena Married George RUDDER, Nancy Married David LOWHAN, Martha married Andy HELTON, Samuel married Margaret COKER, Whitfield, Rebecca, Mary Ellen Married Vince WOLF, Josie married A. J. (Yank) MORRIS.

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Tipton, Haile, Hale, Davis, Hix, McGill, Walker

Email:W. Defoyd

Date: Mon Sep 15 1997
TIPTON, Meshack/Meshac My ancestor Meshack TIPTON was b. 1759 in MD. His father was Edward TIPTON b. MD who moved to PA. Meshack moved to TN in early 1790's. My ancestor, Eli TIPTON b. 1794 in TN (area now Blount Co.) Meshack lived in the Tuckaleechee Cov e area. We know he owned land there and have found him on the tax rolls but have not been able to find deed records. Meshack died in 1853 in Blount County at the age of 94 years. Would like to correspond with anyone who has any information on this family. His wife's first name may have been Hester but not confirmed. Brother was Luke TIPTON b. 1760. Would like to correspond with anyone having information on these families. Related lines were WALKER, McGILL, HIX, DAVIS and possibly HAILE/HALE. Any help woul d be welcome and would be glad to exchange information.

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Email:J. Glasgow

Date: Wed Sep 17 1997
COBB/S, William appear on 1830 Census for Blount Co. I am searching for info on a William COBB/S born NC 1789. His wife was Jane ?? COBB/S, born 1799 SC. Their oldest known child was Thomas Houston Cobbs, born 1821 in Ga. Children named Nancy, James Murra y. Samuel & others were born in various locations in Eastern Tenn. William also believed to have had a sister named Nancy Cobbs BARDINE. Does anyone know if the William on the 1830 Blount Co. Census is the same as my William?? Many thanks for any clue s.

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Email:Brenda Scoby Nikirk

Date: Thu Sep 18 1997
Looking for Erasmus Jasper STOCKTON information. He is found in 1850 census of Jackson County, AL. According to some sources, his mother left Blount County as a widow. Would like to know if anyone knows what her name was.

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Email: Delores Kruse

Date: Thu Sep 18 1997
Looking for the parents of Elizabeth BOREN, b. 4 Mar. 1799 in TN where. m. 17 April 1817, believe Blount Co. TN as all the children were born in Blount Co. TN. She married Samuel FARR. She d. 16 Sept. 1886 in Marshfield, Webster Co. MO.

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Email:Audrey Westerman

Date: Fri Sep 19 1997
WRIGHT - 1850 census Blount Co. TN - William H. WRIGHT b. c1805 SC and wife Elizabeth b. c1806 NC; brickmason; had children: Daniel Robertson WRIGHT b. 1828 NC; John W. WRIGHT b. c1835 NC; William WRIGHT b. c1840 NC; Sarah WRIGHT b. c1842 TN; Abner Young WRIGHT b. c1842 TN; James Calvin WRIGHT b. c1847 TN; Eliza Jane WRIGHT b. c1851 TN. This family moved to Overton Co. TN by 1860 census. Searching for maiden name of wife Elizabeth, place and date of marriage, and place of residence in NC before they went to Blount Co.

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Email: Sharon Gill

Date: Fri Sep 19 1997
I am seeking any info on my husband's grandparents: Guy Vincent & Martha Abagail (ROGERS) GILL. Their last known address,1959-1960, was on Dunn Avenue, Maryville, TN. (Blount Co.). They had a son Guy Rogers GILL, d. 1960, Los Angeles Co., CA. Any info would be appreciated.

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Email:Molly Graham Welch

Date: Fri Sep 19 1997
Am searching for information on Marshall STOCKTON who was married to Mary KENDRICK in 1801 in Blount Co., TN. He died between 1818 and 1820. Is there someone out there who would check the cemetery book and see if he is listed? Is he the father of William Stockton b. TN who was married to Isabel Newberry and lived in Jackson Co., AL? Thanks

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Email:Glenda Ramsey

Date: Sat Sep 20 1997
Matilda RASAR b.27May1853 in Maryville, Blount, TN m.Samuel Walter WHITEHEAD,d.24OCT1926 in Meno, OK. Daniel RASAR,father of Matilda, b.1820 in Maryville,Blount,TN m.Sarah? b.1824. They had Theodosia Maggie WHITEHEAD,my grandmother,b.30Dec1878in Maryvill e, Blount, TN, M. Frank McGrady Lockett of OK

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Email:Deborah Orr Berenger

Date: Mon Sep 22 1997
Looking for Cunningham Jim ORR (b.1800 in SC) - d. (18?? in Graham Co., NC) he was married to a Mary ?. I have only found two children: George (b. 1845 d. 1922) & David. George m. Betsy COLVIN (b. 1851 - d. 1933). David m. Alzena WILLIAMS. George & ; Betsy had 11 children: Abijah, Nannie, Josie, Margaret, Bart, Riley, Julie, Mary Jane, Will, George Jr., James David (Nickname: Davie b. 1872). I have found George, Betsy, & most of their family at Lone Oak Cemetery in Graham Co., NC. Does any of th is sound familiar to anyone?

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Date: Mon Sep 22 1997
Seeking any information on the family of Isom ADAMS, d.1846 Blount Co,TN, and his wife,Mary. Their children: 1. Eliza, b. 1817 TN, m. Samuel COCHRAN 2. Jefferson b. ca 1820 TN 3. Mary Jane, b. ca 1822 TN, m.George McCONNELL 15 Nov 1838 Blount Co 4. Mali nda b. ca 1824 TN m. James H. RICHEY 5. Elizabethb. ca 1825 TN m. William W. TAYLOR 6. J. H. "Harvey" b. ca 1827 TN m. Nancy SHERWOOD 7. Samuel B. b. 4 Jun 1829 m1 Mary DUNCAN; m2 Narcissus Elizabeth CARSON 6 May 1861, Monroe Co, TN; m3 Phoebe Talmonia CARSON 10 Nov 1875, Paris Co, IL 8. Wyley ADAMS 9. Gillespy ADAMS

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Email:Cindy White

Date: Mon Sep 22 1997
Searching Jefferson County for AUGUSTINE STAHL (STEELE) and wife ELIZABETH NUSER (?). Their daughter, SARAH STEELE, married JOHN HOLBERT in Rutherford County, N.C. and moved to Jefferson Co. their children were: LUCINDA HOLBERT, ALLISON HOLBERT, and JOSEP H HOLBERT. JOSEPH died in Blount Co. in 1830. AUGUSTINE STAHL, with his brothers, CHRISTIAN and JOHN, came to America from Germany in 1752 aboard the Duke Wirtenburg. He changed the spelling of his surname to STEELE. He and Elizabeth were married Jan. 17 , 1769. Any help in finding Elizabeth's parents would be greatly appreciated. The spelling of NUSER may vary greatly. Thank you.

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Email: Debi Jones

Date: Wed Sep 24 1997
Looking for any info on John Biggs. Born 1752 in Scotland, died 1833 in Blount County. Married Isabella Wilson in 1782.

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Email:Petie DiMuzio

Date: Sat Sep 27 1997
Looking for information on Catharine BOWERMAN married to John A. BOWMAN they were in Blount Co in 1818. Any information would be appreciated.

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Email:William Brooks

Date: Sun Sep 28 1997
I am trying to find out if any of my ancestors were in the Civil War. If so, with what C.S.A. company & regiment? The only names that I have in that time period is as follows: Hiram Brooks 1831-1901, married to Emmaline Carr (Brooks) 1822-1904. The Ca rr family was from Knoxville. Hiram and Emmaline gave birth to John Job Brooks (unsure of any other children) and married Johanna Bright. Were there any ancestors in TN earlier than Hiram and Emmaline? If so, who? Did Hiram and Emmaline have any brothers and sisters? If so, were any of them in the Civil War??

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Email:Barbara A. Smythe

Date: Mon Sep 29 1997
COWAN Looking for family of Samuel Houston COWAN b. TN 1817, wife Sarah b 1823 b TN. Their first child was born in Benton Ark in 1849. They were neighbors in Ark of Robert COWAN and Robert HUBBARD. Could these Cowans be from the COWANS and HOUSTONS of Blo unt, TN? Barbara A. Smythe

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Email:Myron Tipton

Date: Mon Sep 29 1997
In "the Families of Cades Cove", Randolph Sheilds makes reference several time to a book titled "We Tipton's and our Kin". does anyone know where I can purchase a copy?

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Email: Johnny Taylor Date: Tue Sep 30 1997
CUMMINGS,WALKER I'm Looking for information on an Alex M. CUMMINGS who married a Mary C. WALKER on 9-4-1848 in Blount Co., TN I have descendants and I am wiling to share information. I need to know brothers and sisters of this couple.

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