Grundy County, Tennessee Queries - 1997

Linda Hubbard Sun, 23 Nov 1997 20:37:03 -0500
VAUGH: I am trying to identify the parents of James VAUGHN who married Lemmie STREET 1900 and Mary MEEKS 1910. Both marriages were in Grundy co Tn. Any information on VAUGHN, STREET, AND MEEKS is appreciated.

Debbie Seamons Sat Oct 11 20:04:04 1997
SANDERSON-GREEN: Looking for information about Sarah A. SANDERSON who married T.R. GREEN in Grundy county on Oct 17, 1868.

Mary Jo Moore Sun Oct 12 08:59:49 1997
GUINN-DAVIS-HUGHES: I am looking for imformation about: Isham GUINN b. 1750 in Va. William GUINN b. in VA Charles Tellis GUINN b. July 4,1820 in Franklin Co., possibly Grundy Co. Jesse Pierce GUINN b. Dec. 24, 1825 in Franklin Co., possibly Grundy Co. Nancy DAVIS born b. Mrch 5, 1818 in Franklin CO., possibly Grundy Co. Charles Tellis GUINN married Nancy DAVIS sometime either in 1844 or 1845 dom unknown. Jesse Pierce GUINN married Mary Elizabeth HUGHES b. November 3, 1832 in TN m. September 16, 1855 I have a great deal of information about this family after their moves to AL, GA, and TX. Would gladly share with anyone who can give me information on the mother of Charles and Jesse and any other siblings. Thanks so much.

Wendy Fennell Sun Oct 12 16:51:39 1997
WALKER-FENNELL: Am looking for info. on the family of Mary Ann D. WALKER married Samuel Igo FENNELL July 09, 1865 in Harrison, Hamilton Co., TN. Mary died on Oct. 28, 1872 in Dunlap, Sequatchie Co., TN giving birth to her son George Ann FENNELL. Mary had a sister Kitty WALKER who was born in 1841 in TN. It is Rumored that the WALKER family lived in Grundy, Hamilton and Sequatchie Counties. Also looking for info. on the FENNELL family.

Betty Stokes Thu Oct 16 20:32:08 1997
FLOYD-MUCKLEROY-BURROWS: Looking for information on Wm. FLOYD, b. ca 1748, maybe NC, died (will Franklin Co., TN 1821. (Will book 1808-1874, p. 44). Daughter Sarah Floyd m. Isaac MUCKLEROY. Their son Elijah m.Catherine BURROWS, dau. Anthony BURROWS.All Franklin Co. Wm. FLOYD and Isaac McELROY on 1812 census. Also need BURROWS information. Will exchange info.

Emma Beard Tue Oct 7 14:28:04 1997
CAMPBELL:Need help in connecting James Harrison CAMPBELL b. 1840 (had land in Grundy Co.) with James M.  CAMPBELL b.1795 in Robeson Co. N.C. James Harrison  CAMPBELL was md to Martha Ann PARSONS and were found in the Bedford Co. Tn. 1870 census. James M. was found in various census' in Robeson Co. N.C. He was married #1 To Aggie PHILLIPS and #2 to Senathia LAMB. The connection is probably there but I have been unable to prove it. Would appreciate any help. Jean Beard 1767 Cristo Loop, Lillian, Al. 36549

Karen Prince Thu Sep 25 13:01:04 1997
BOND-WRIGHT-RANSOM-SMITH-WALKER-DYKES-HOBBS: My ancestor James W. BOND moved with his father, William, to Warren Co., later Grundy around 1808 from Ky. James was married to Naomi WRIGHT (parents Bartlett and Nancy WRIGHT) married 22 Dec 1825 in Warren Co. Their children were: Lucy Jane (married to a RANSOM),William T. (married Salina WALKER, and Nancy SMITH), Elizabeth (married a Samuel WALKER Dec 15, 1853 in Grundy county), John B.W.(married Martha DYKES on December 1853 in Grundy Co.), Bartlett Wright (married Jaminma Elvira Ann WALKER in 1856 in Grundy Co.), Nancy Cheek BOND (married Marion THOMPSON on May 16, 1859 in Grundy Co., Martha Parle BOND (married Archibald HOBBS on 24 Oct 1860 in Grundy CO) Elijah Wilson BOND, my ancestor (married Elizabeth JONES on 08 Mar 1860 in Grundy Co., James Wilson BOND Jr., and Lydia Naomi BOND. I need to more about James brothers sisters and parents. The BOND family bible started by James and Naomi BOND is in the possession of my family, but I know little about James brothers and sisters and parents. I believe his father is William Thomas BOND and mother is Martha Tankersley WALKER, but need more infor.

SUSAN MORRIS Fri Sep 26 23:58:26 1997
OVERTURF: I am searching Grundy County for Henry OVERTURF, William OVERTURF, or any OVERTURF. They were in Grundy in 1870-1900.

Linda Hubbard Thu Sep 18 12:01:03 1997
Does anyone have information on Carrie FULTS, Nancy P. (NUNLEY) FULTS, Louisa FULTS? 1910 Grundy co census: Lou FULTS head 58 Nancy FULTS wife 56 Luiza FULTS dau 40 Carrie FULTS g-dau 15 1920 Grundy co census: Louiza FULTS head 49 Nancy FULTS mother 68 Carrie Bell FULTS 24 Rebecca g-dau 7yr 11mo. Carl W. g-son 4 mo (my father)

Pat Brooks Fri Sep 19 19:35:21 1997
ROLLINS-FERGUSON-ANDERSON-ENOCH-THOMAS-RAULSTON; James Fredrich ROLLINS was born (July 8, 1888 and died Sept. 3, 1965). He was the sheriff of Orme, Tn., Marion County and operated one of the nearby coal mines of that area. He married Ethel Lee FERGUSON Aug. 10, 1910 in Orme, Tn. (b-Oct. 31, 1888-d-June 19, 1963) and was the daughter of William Francis FERGUSON and Tennessee Louise THOMAS. Tennessee Louise THOMAS was born Nov. 29, 1856-March 2, 1923). She was the daughter of William H. THOMAS and Susan Jane RAULSTON. William Francis FERGUSON was the son of William Houston FERGUSON and was born Nov. 7, 1853-Oct 27, 1929. He was a mail carrier for Orme, Tn. James Fredrich ROLLINS was the son of John Jefferson ROLLINS (B-Dec. 25, 1859-Aug. 3, 1923) born in Martin Springs, Tn. and Margaret Martha Ann ANDERSON (B-March 19, 1861-D-Jan 5, 1919. Have not been able to locate their wedding information and her place of birth. They are buried in Franklin County, near Sewanee, Tn. John Jefferson Rollins was the son of Jim ROLLINS, Sr. and Olivia Ann ? He was married again to Becky PARTIN possibly of Tracy City in Grundy County, Tn. Margaret Martha Ann Anderson was the daughter of John (or Albert) Spencer ANDERSON and Rebecca Elizabeth ENOCH. They were married Jan. 9, 1848, in Lincoln Co., Tn. Does anyone have information relating to these families? If so please contact us.

Debbie Van Hooser Thu Sep 11 12:52:15 1997
CROWE - TURNER: Looking for information on the family of W. Robert  CROWE b. 1873 and m. Lillie TURNER b. 1873, they had children Buford, Clystia, Charles, Grace, Gladys, and Douglas. I know that Grace married Issac Nelson VAN HOOSER and from there to present day I have info. I need info about the  CROWE family and the TURNER families. Any help would be appreciated.

Linda Hubbard Sat Sep 13 11:06:25 1997
STREET-VAUGHN: I am looking for info on STREET. John W, Cindirilla, Emma Bell, Barey E., Sarah, Dulcenia, Benson, Jurutha, Dulcina, John, Jabery, Lumma Mae(Lennie). VAUGHN. James, Ella, George, Ruil, Earl Lucinda KENNEDY. James VAUGHN and Lumma Mae STREET m. 1-4-1900 lived and died at Tracy City Tn. Lumma was the dau of John STREET and Lucinda KENNEDY. It appears that all their children married and lived in Grundy. (my g-grandparents) Ella VAUGHN dau of James VAUGHN & Lumma Mae STREET, m. Isham B DYKES (my g-parents) and lived at Flat Branch in Coalmont or Altamont? Other children of James and Lumma are George, Earl, Rural. Barey E Street m. Nancy Ellie CROWELL 11-21-1891 d. 1-11-1944 at Laager lived at Summitville, Tracy City, Coalmont, & Laager. Emma Street m. George W KILGORE. Her son George KILGORE was a longtime postmaster at Tracy City. Lula Street m. Thomas J HARGIS 1-16-1890 Grundy co. Martha Ann Street m. John Thomas CANNON and after her death he m her sister Jane Street in Grundy co. d. 9-12-1953 Cumberland rest home in Grundy co. Son of James Madison CANNON and Rebecca SIMS. Thanks.

Pat Hoffman Sun Sep 7 17:47:20 1997
MASSENGALE, Joseph F. b. 1814 Cocke Co TN; d. 25 Nov 1892 Grundy Co. moved from Marion Co to Grundy between 1850-1850. Who was his wife Mary J. "Polly" b. 1818/19. Said to have had three sons Known ch: Sarah b. 1835; July A. b. 1836; Martha b. 1838; Mary M. b. May 1843/45 m. John Calvin BROWN, Mathew Kincannon b. 17 Jan 1846 m. Barsheba NORCUTT; Levina J. b. 1848/51; Cynthia Malinda b. 1855, m. 13 May 1880 in Grundy Co J.H. ROSS, she d. 22 Nov 1921 at Laager, Grundy Co TN. Need information on this family.

Wanda Muncey Gant Fri Aug 29 17:55:13 1997
BRADSHAW-AYLOR: Caldwell BRADSHAW born 1853 near Pelham, Grundy Co., TN son of Rev. Joseph & Martha LAWRENCE AYLOR. Grandson of Anthony AYLOR of German descent who served in War of 1812. Caldwell BRADSHAW wed 1882 Little Rock,AR Ann Hannah 2. 1890 Birmingham, AL Minnie Elizabeth PLOSSER. He had also lived in New York. Could he have been related to Martin LARRANCE/LAWRENCE of Warren Co., TN 1830? Believe AYLORs were related to FULTS of Rockingham, VA.

Wanda Muncey Gant Fri Aug 29 17:49:18 1997
CAMPBELL-MYERS: Seeking info on Hardy Albert CAMPBELL born 1824 Warren Co., TN wed Martha Elizabeth MYERS 1844 Warren Co., TN lived in Grundy Co., TN. Need Proof of parentage of both.

Jean Beard Fri Aug 29 13:11:33 1997
James M. CAMPBELL born Robeson Co. N.C. m.#1 Aggy PHILLIPS in Robeson Co. 1816 m.#2 Senatha LAMB B1797 C. Hardy Albert CAMPBELL, Nancy C. and James Harrison CAMPBELL b. 1840 m. Martha Ann PARSONS lived in Bedford Co. Tn.

William L. Levan Sun Aug 31 18:12:02 1997
TEAGUE-O'NEAL-LEVAN: Searching for info on: Dolphus/Dolfus/Doll/Dolf TEAGUE b:abt 1849 in TN d:1898TN Marion Co area mine. m: Hannah O'NEAL b:abt 1849 in GA. The 1870 Marion Co,TN Census lists following: District 13: 1870 Census of Marion County, Tennessee #96-96: TEAGUE Dolphus 21 m works/coal mines TN Hannah 21 f Kp house GA. The 1860 Census of Marion Co. #1001-931:Edward O'NEAL 42 GA, Elizabeth 40 GA, Joel A. O'NEAL 17 GA, William O'NEAL 16 GA, Hannah J. O'NEAL 12 GA, Zachariah O'NEAL 10 GA, Julia Ann O'NEAL 9 AL, Nancy E. O'NEAL 5 AL, Sarah T. O'NEAL 1 AL. It appears the Edward O'NEAL family lived in Ga before 1850 when they moved to AL in 1850/1851 AL and lived there until abt 1859/1860 when they moved to Marion Co., TN. The Edward O'NEAL family is not on Marion Co Tn Census for 1870 so either they moved back to AL or Ga or another Co in TN or someplace else. Hannah and Dollphus children are: 1. Molly TEAGUE LEVAN b:11 Sep 1883 TN/AL? d:6Feb1947 in Empire,Walker Co., AL m:1897 James Benjamin LEVAN, IV (nicknamed FATE) b:1872 TN d:June1960, Empire, Walker Co, AL 2. James Davis"Jim" TEAGUE b:17 Aug 1888 Whitwell, TN; m:Lula Elizabeth GRIFFITH 3. Ellen TEAGUE Chadwick b:Est 1880s in TN m1: Charles Hubert CHADWICK m2:? STRODER/STROTER a.Oldest child of Molly TEAGUE was: James Edward LEVAN b:8 Feb 1900 Whitwell,Marion Co, TN d:8Jan 1990 m: Ella OWENS, b 3 Feb 1899 b.Oldest child of James Davis (Jim) TEAGUE was: Lucille TEAGUE McCoy b: 3Feb 1907 m:Howard McCOY c.Oldest child of Ellen TEAGUE was:Ellie On Aug 30, 1997, I found in a Book "Murder, Mayhem, and More" that Doll TEAGUE died in May 1898 in a mine. Doll/Dolphus TEAGUE died May 1898 in a coal mine in Whitwell/Tracy City, Marion Co., TN. He lived for several hours and talked with his family. He was survived by a widow and 4 children. I have not been able to find the family together anywhere. I found both Hannah and Doll/Dolphus at age 21 on the 1870 Marion Co Census but I haven't found them for 1880 and no info on the Children of this couple, my great grandparents. Any info sincerely appreciated.Please contact: William Link Levan (205) 663-9921 (205) 806-2430(pager) or (205) 541-6335 Mobil#. SnailMail Address: William L. Levan 800 Valleyview Rd.,#C-34.

Gladys Shannon Mon Sep 1 20:22:41 1997
HOBBS: Looking for father of Christopher  HOBBS b-c1815 in VA, listed on 1850 Grundy Co., TN census with children, but no wife. On 1860 Grundy Co., TN census with wife Nancy, and children; Alexander 18 years of age is still in household, was 8 years old in 1850. Daughter Amanda is my g-mother. Believe Christopher to be son of Ezekiel, will appreciate hearing from anyone working on  HOBBS family line.

James Tate, Jr. Mon Aug 25 11:42:29 1997
TATE: Searching for "James M. TATE, b 1856," his father "C.G.S. TATE" who was a resident of Altamont, TN in 1889. Child of James M. TATE was "Joseph [nmi] TATE" and at least one other male sibling.

Bennie Morrison Mon Aug 25 19:17:34 1997
MORRISON: Any info on Jim MORRISON and wife Fannie of Grundy County.

Debbie Roddy Van Hooser Sun Aug 24 19:45:00 1997
CASH William or John CASH that lived in the Hillsboro Community of Coffee Co. known as Prairie Plains. They would also have been close neighbors and married into the RODDY family. Any info would be greatly appreciated and will gladly share what I have at this time.

Peggy C. Wilson Tue Aug 19 18:14:07 1997
WOOTON-WINTON: Need proof that Sarah (b. ca 1795) who was wife of Jesse WOOTON (b. 25 Dec 1789? in N.C.) was daughter of James WINTON of Warren Co., Tennessee.

Mike Brown Tue Aug 19 18:03:28 1997
MEEKS, Martha Fay "Wille" DOB: 21 Apr. 1922, DOD: 4 Sep 1974 MORAN, Franklin Peter Sr. DOB: 4 Apr 1903, DOD: May 1976 Trying to determine date/location of Marriage in Grundy/Coffee or Franklin Co.

Bart Hobbs Thu Aug 14 09:47:39 1997
HOBBS-FULTS-MCMAKIN: I a looking for information (proof of birth and mother and father) on a William Marion HOBBS born March 1862 in Tracy City, Tenn, Grundy Co. (however he may have come from Warren Co.) William is supposed to have married a Phila FULTS (Need info. on her) about 1877(looking for marriage records on this) and had 3 children: Allie (or Ella) born sept 1884 (Tenn) Ollie born Nov 1885 (Tenn) Richard born Apr, 24, 1888 (Tenn) He then married Lena Rivers McMAKIN (Need info. on her) before or after moving to Sherman, Tx about 1890 and had a daughter Vada and Son (or Step Son) Claude, He then moved to Muskogee,Ok about 1897. Lena died in 1897 in Muskogee,OK.He then married Carrie STONEHOUSE about 1900 and then moved to Atoka, Ok in 1903, and supposedly died in Muskogee in 1918. Wed Aug 13 06:11:29 1997
LEVAN-TIPTON: Searching for information of what happened to Mary Margaret LEVAN b:abt 1830 Grundy Co., TN after the death of her husband Johnathan TIPTON b:abt 1802 d:abt 1868. Mary Margaret LEVAN: b:1380 d: Grundy Co dau of James Benjamin LEVAN b:abt 1775 VA/NC and Fannie/Fanny (may have also had name of Frances as first name) LNU. Children of Johnathan TIPTON and Mary Margaret LEVAN: Martha TIPTON b:abt 1855 William C. TIPTON b:abt 1860 James R TIPTON b:abt 1863 Sally TIPTON b:abt 1865 Henry Monroe TIPTON b:abt 1867 Any information appreciated! William L. Levan P.O. Box 26704 Birmingham, AL 35260-0704 (205) 663-9921 (205)806-2430 Pager
Mollie/Molly TEAGUE Levan b:11Sep1883 d:6Feb1947 Empire,WalkerCo,AL m: James Benjamin LEVAN, IV (Nickname=FATE) in 1897 TN b:23Aug1872 TN(Marion Co) d:Jun3 1960 Empire, AL Parents of Molly TEAGEUE are: Mother:Hanna O'NEIL/O'NEAL b:1840s-1860s d:abt 1915 Father:  Doll/Dolphis/Dolphus/Dolf TEAGUE b:1840s TN Mollys Siblings: James "Jim" TEAGUE b:1888 TN (Marion Co-Whitwell/Cheekville) Ellen TEAGUE b:1880s TN (Marion -Co Cheeville/Whitwell) All informatinon appreciated: William L.Levan 800 Valleyview Rd., #C-34 Pelham, AL 35124 (205) 663-9921 (205) 806-2430 pager

Randolp L. Cantrell Fri Aug 15 13:06:55 1997
CANTRELL: Looking for information on Alvin CANTRELL, last known location was Tracy City, TN. Alvin brothers included my father, Ernest and uncles Raymon, Randolph and Erskin CANTRELL. Sisters were Mildred and Cecil. Alvin's wife first name was Vivan. I believe all the brothers and sisters were born in Tracy City. I would appreciate any information provided.

Sandra Huffstutler Sat Aug 9 16:57:59 1997
WALLACE-ROLLINS-GRAVES - I am looking for the family of Beulah Angeline WALLACE, born 14 Feb 1890 in Tracy City. Her father was William WALLACE and her mother was Susan (probably ROLLINS). She married William Benjamin GRAVES.

Brenda Schwall Fri Aug 1 16:21:40 1997
HOBBS-Grundy County. Interested in information on ancestors and ALL descendants of Ezekiel HOBBS (c. 1776-1850). Includes probable children named Christopher, Richard, Abraham, William, Vincent, Adrion, Ezekiel Jr., Elizabeth and others.

William Link Levan Mon Aug 4 08:50:59 1997
TEAGUE-O'NEIL-LEVAN - Searching for info on: Dolphus/Dolfus/Doll/Dolf TEAGUE b:1840s in TN d:1898/1899 in TN (Whitwell/Tracy City or Marion/Grundy County area in a mine there. m: Hannah O'NEIL/ONEIL/O'NEAL/ONEAL frm TX b:1840s children Mollie TEAGUE LEVAN b:11 Sep 1883 TN/AL? d:6Feb1947 in Empire,Walker Co., AL James "Jim" TEAGUE b:abt 1888 TN Ellen TEAGUE b: abt 1880? TN m1: Hubert CHADWICK m2: STRODER/STROTER Oldest child of Mollie TEAGUE was: James Edward LEVAN b:8 Feb 1900 Whitwell,Marion Co, TN d: 8Jan 1990 m: Ella OWENS, b 3 Feb 1899 Oldest child of Jim TEAGUE was: Lucille TEAGUE McCOY b: 3 Feb 1907 m:Howard McCOY Oldest child of Ellen TEAGUE was:Ellie Chadwick Any information sincerely appreciated. Contact: William Link Levan (205) 663-9921 /(205) 806-2430(pager) or (205) 541-6335 SnailMail Address: William L. Levan 800 Valleyview Rd., #C-34 Pelham, AL 35124.

Phyllis Morgan Sun Jul 27 15:59:29 1997
MCCARVER - I am interested in exchanging information on the McCARVER family. My McCARVER ancestors lived in Grundy Co. in the 1800s and 1900s but I am also interested in ALL McCARVERS.

Mianette Layne Sat Jul 26 23:04:07 1997
LAYNE- THORNTON - Am looking for any information on the parents of David "Dave" Wilson LAYNE born 2-14-1902 in Tracy City, TN. To Lafayette LAYNE and Addie Ruth THORNTON. Addie was born 10-7-1871. No information is known about Lafayette. Please Help!

Dean Gilliam Huddleston Fri Jul 25 17:59:15 1997
GILLIAM / GILLAM - Charles GILLIAM b. ca 1765 was first on the Franklin Co. census in 1820. He was married to Sarah Ann SMITH, probably in Laurens Co.,SC. They raised a large family of children there including Minyard, John, Harris, Charles and Rev. Allen GILLIAM. The elder Charles died ca 1840.What happened to Sarah Ann [SMITH] Gilliam? When did she die? If she wasn't already dead who did she live with? Please help if you can. Thanks in advance for any help.

phyllis samuelson Wed Jul 30 08:24:11 1997
MADEWELL-FULTS - Any info on this families appreciated. I am very willing to share what info I have.

Margaret Moffitt Fri Jul 11 08:17:58 1997
GUEST/GUESS - Looking for information on Moses and Dorcas GUEST(GUESS). Need maiden name of Dorcas and parents of both. Both died in Grundy County in early 1850s.

strong>Marie Pate Sun Jun 29 13:15:39 1997
MEEKS-SWEETEN-MYERS-CANNON-PINION - Looking for information from Grundy County for John MEEKS (born about 1820) who married Caroline Susan SWEETEN (born about 1820 in Altamont, Grundy, TN. They had a daughter, Eliza Jane MEEKS born 15 May 1842 in Tracy City.Caroline's parents were Robert SWEETEN (1798 - Grundy) and Margaret MYERS (1806) Altamont, Grundy, TN. Also would like information for Marie Alice CANNON, 22 Nov 1872 in Tracy City. Her parents were Lafeet (Lafayette) William CANNON (Marion County) and Rebeca Ann PINION (1845, Pel ham Co., TN). Would appreciate any assistance on locating this family.

Deborah Davenport Sat Jun 28 08:32:00 1997
Am researching the following surnames in the Grundy and surrounding counties of TN. LEVAN, McGRIFF, COPPINGER, CORNELISON, TUSSY/TUSSEY. Would appreciate any info.

Paula A. Carle-Bosch Tue Jun 17 20:43:31 1997
BRYANT-LAYNE-PICKETT-HATFIELD-WYCKOFF-CRIAG-GRIFFITH - Searching for information on: John BRYANT b. c1785; d. unknown; m. unknown Children of John BRYANT: Isaac W. BRYANT b. 1826 TN; d. unknown; m. Mary Ann "Polly" LAYNE. Children of Isaac BRYANT and Mary LAYNE are: John BRYANT, b. 1847 TN; d. 1909 TN m. Charlotte PICKETT Mary A BRYANT, b. 1849 TN; d. 1914 TN; m. Alexander LAYNE Sarah BRYANT, b. 1851; d. 1929, TN; m. John HATFIELD; m2. Asher WYCKOFF William T BRYANT, b. 1853 TN; d. unknown; m. Anna BRYANT Elizabeth BRYANT, b. 1857 TN; d. unknown; m. James BRYANT Martha BRYANT, b. 1860 TN; d. unknown. Anna M BRYANT, b. 1862 TN; d. c1901/08 TN; m. David CRAIG; m2 "Smith" GRIFFITH Would like to find "cousins" and exchange information with anyone researching the above.

Melvin Hobbs Sun Jun 15 19:09:07 1997
HOBBS - Looking for information on Richard HOBBS, b.1874, Grundy Co. Father of Frank,William and Millie. Will Share. Melvin HOBBS, 3911 Wexford Dr. Kensington, MD 20895-1522.

Susan Plater Sat Jun 14 10:41:26 1997
BERRY-POWELL-WOOTON - Looking for information re William BERRY (b. VA approx. 1798) and his wife Micah (Mickey) POWELL (b. VA approx. 1803). They were living in Hubbard's Cove area of Grundy County by 1850 (at various times this area was in Coffee and Warren Counties also). Their daughter Susanah (b. NC approx. 1822) m. James WOOTON approx. 1836. Susanah and James' children were Samantha (my GGgrandmother), John H., Rhoda, William J., James J., Stephen, Sarah, Jonathon, Nancy, Emery E., and George W. By 1860 Susanah (BERRY) WOOTON had died in childbirth (George W., who survived) and William and Micah BERRY were living next door to James WOOTON and all the children (presumably to help care for their grandchildren). Any info re ancestors of William BERRY and Micah POWELL will be greatly appreciated.

Courtney Treece Sat Jun 14 12:19:42 1997
DUGAN-HAMMER-WALKER - Rufus Henderson DUGAN b.? d.1937. His wife's name was Vinia Elizabeth HAMMER b.? d. 1935. buried McMinnville TN. Rufus DUGANS dads name was John A.DUGAN buried OK. Louisa WALKER buried OK . Would like any info on any of these ancestors in Grundy Co., TN ... thanks in advance.

gladys shannon Thu Jun 12 07:39:34 1997
HOBBS-REYNOLDS - Searching for proof of father of Christopher HOBBS b-c1813, 1850 Grundy Co., Census, no wife; 1860 Grundy Co., Census married to Nancy REYNOLDS, my g-mother Amanda in family. Alexander, son of 1st wife, 18yrs old in household. Believe this Christopher to be son of Ezekiel. Please help! Thanks.

Christine Hindle Fri Jun 6 18:17:48 1997
WEBB - Have done extensive research on WEBB in Grundy Co., 1800-1900. Still have some questions, especially with regard to the Chesley WEBB family.

Susan Plater Fri Jun 6 20:16:58 1997
NORTHCUT-FULTS - Looking for into re 4Ggrandfather, Anderson (Elihu) NORTHCUT. He was married to Margaret FULTS and lived in Warren/Coffee/ Grundy Counties (Hubbard's Cove area). He died by 1850, as Margaret appeared on 1850 Grundy Co. census with only the children (Isaac, Ervin - my 3GgrandF, Caroline, Elizabeth, and Christine). Possibly another child, Anderson age 16, was living with Adrian NORTHCUT at this time. Elihu believed to be illigitimate. Who were his parents? When was he born? Margaret's parents were John FULTS and Christina KITE, who came to TN from Rockingham Co., VA. When and where did Elihu and Margaret get married? Family story is Elihu was killed by a neighboring farmer after beating him in an impromptu horse race on the road to McMinnville one Sunday.

SARA NORRIS Fri Jun 6 12:03:48 1997
LUTTRELL - Looking for info. on Robert LUTTRELL from Grundy County. born in 1802.

Paul Wright Sun Jun 1 10:29:41 1997
BEAN/BEENE - I am searching for Barbara BEAN's (BEENE,etc.) father who was located in the Monteagle area in the 1880's. She moved into S. Pittsburg, Grundy Co., TN area in the early 1900's.

Mike Fromholt Fri May 30 16:06:34 1997
COPE-SANDERS-MEEKS-NORTHCUTT - Have been researching the family of James COPE,who settled in what became southern Warren county,by 1810.His son Stephan COPE was from the Hobbs hill area in Grundy county.Looking for other descendents of Stephan COPE ,including SANDERS and MEEKS,and others as well as Stephans siblings,which includes the NORTHCUTT family.Have a web site at

Sharon Dale Thu May 29 18:31:46 1997
CROUCH-LOVELACE-CHESNUT - Am researching Isaac CROUCH, b. before June, 1838 in TN; m. 20 July 1865, in Lincoln Co., TN (1st) Elizabeth J. LOVELACE, b. 1846; they had the following children: Esterly CROUCH, b. 1867; Elisha CROUCH, b. 1868; Mary A. (Clemmy) CROUCH, b. 1869; Johny CROUCH, b. abt. 1873. Would truly like to find out what happened to Elizabeth, because Isaac was in Fulton Co., AR, and married to Jane Letticia CHESNUT in 1874. Isaac died 6 June 1874 in Fulton Co., AR, and in his will he specifically requests that his 4 children be sent to their grandfathers (William CROUCH in Grundy Co., TN). Can anyone help me with his first wife, Elizabeth, or with any of the children from this first marriage? Isaac was also in Co. A, 1 (Turney's) Tennessee Infantry, Confederate, during the Civil War and would like to find out about Capt. Alexander E. Patton's Co. 1 Regiment Tennessee Inf. if anyone can help. Issac was in Grundy in 1850-1860 and Lincoln in 1870. THANKS!

Cubert T. Wood Tue May 27 21:14:17 1997
POCUS-DOLSTAD-PERRY-SEITZ-CHEEK - Looking for ancestors of John POCUS, b Italy. Entered from Sicily to Mobile 1854. In 1900 Grundy census. Wife Mary born 1860. I am told her name was DOLSTAD from WV. Daughter Julia PERRY has newborn son Morgan Perry (later changed name to Thomas Pocus). Also children Rosa, Myrtle, Joseph, Clara. Another son Henry POCUS in another household. Wife was Nora SEITZ. Granddad says his real father was Earnest CHEEK but not verified. Thanks.

Don G. Kirk Sat May 24 11:48:09 1997
TUCKER-KIRK - Looking for parents of Frances TUCKER born 1833 in Monteagle area - Marion and Grundy Counties, TN. She had a brother Archibald and a sister, Fannie who married James L BRYANT. There are several TUCKER children living with various families in 1850 and an Archibald TUCKER as a pobssible parent. Presumably the wife died and the children were staying with friends. Frances TUCKER married Wm. I. KIRK of Jackson County, Alabama.

Teri Tullous Fri May 16 03:21:17 1997
NORTHCUT-HOBBS - Looking for the parents of James Preston NORTHCUT/NORTHCUTT. He was born in Grundy Co. in 1843/45. I have him on the 1870 federal census in Grundy Co. married to Lucinda (HOBBS) he was a coal miner. They married about 1862. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thank you.

Bill Overton Mon May 5 16:50:50 1997
BOLTON - Looking for any info on the parents of William H. BOLTON, b. 3 July1945 d. 1 Mar.1897. Was killed working on the railroad in Grundy Co. Supposedly buried in Tracy City Cemetery. Possible name of wife is Julia, who supposedly filed a lawsuit against the railroad company for his death on 3 Mar. 1904. Any info on this family would be appreciated.

Teri Tullous Sat May 3 05:52:57 1997
NORTHCUT-HOBBS -I am trying to find the parents of James Preston (Jim) NORTHCUT b.Sept.4,1843 in Grundy Co. He married Lucinda (Lusindy) HOBBS in 1862 Tenn. (probably Grundy Co.) 1870 Grundy Co.Tracy city P.O. census shows him married to Lucinda. He was a coal miner and they had 4 children: Isaac (Huke), Ezekiel (my g-g-grandfather) John H. (Harris) and Rosanna. Any help with Jame's Parents, Uncles Aunts, cousins would be greatly appreciated. I have alot of info on James on down that I would be happy to share with anyone.

Gladys Colston Shannon Tue Apr 29 13:22:54 1997
HOBBS-REYNOLDS-COLSTON - Am looking for father of Christopher HOBBS b. 1805, VA/TN. Believe his father to be Ezekiel, but no proof. On 1850 Grundy Co. census, he had no wife, but family. On 1860, he was remarried to my g-g-mother, Nancy REYNOLDS (m. 1851 in Grundy Co), and my g-mother, Amanda, was listed. I know this is correct family as Alexander was age 8 on 1850, 18 on 1860 census. Could my Christopher's name be William Christopher? Would like to hear from any HOBBS, COLSTON researcher; or anyone else who can help. Will share what info I have.

Michelle Crider Mon Apr 28 06:02:06 1997
MEEKS-SANDERS - Searching for parents of "Fronie" Sophronia? MEEKS. "Fronie" MEEKS married Adrian SANDERS and had 3 known children: Lille Savanah SANDERS, Wallace SANDERS, and Lawrence SANDERS in Grundy/Warren County area. Date of marriage unknown but may be from 1880-1890.

Philip R. Shipp Mon Apr 21 15:34:25 1997
MARTIN-WILCOX - Seeking info on the J. Glenn MARTIN murder case that was written about in the April 28, 1910 issue of the Sequatchie Valley News. Two brothers, David and Meredith WILCOX were arrested and charged with the crime in Tracy City, Grundy Co. but that's all I know. Any info regarding this crime or the involved families would be greatly appreciated.

Carolyn Johnson Sat Apr 19 05:56:46 1997
BURROWS - Appreciate any help researching Samuel BURROWS who died ca 1850 in Grundy County, TN. Parents were Anthony, Sr. and Elizabeth. Wife was Elizabeth. Believe my husband's gggrandfather Silas BURROWS was his son.

Francis Small Tue Apr 15 16:30:29 1997
BRADSHAW - I am searching for any info on the following people from the 1870 U.S.Census for Grundy County...Mari (Mary?),Darkas, Nancy, Liddy, Ann, Josephine, Acia?, Jane, Richard, and Joseph BRADSHAW. Joseph could be my ggrandfather. Lived in Arkansas and Texas, after Tennessee. Thanks for any info.

Emma Jean Beard Sun Apr 13 13:51:53 1997
CAMPBELL - Searching for CAMPBELLS who were in Grundy Co. Tn. in the late 1790's and early 1800. Looking for the father of James Harrison CAMPBELL born in 1840 (where ???0 married Martha Ann PARSONS born 1840. First appeared in Beford County census (1870) living is or near Shelbyville. Any connects will be appreciated. Thanks

Janet Lynn Sun Apr 13 16:44:37 1997
SMART-LYNN - Grundy Co. Marriage of Joseph SMART to Mary LYNN on Dec. 31, 1886. Would like Mary's parents names. Where do I write for copy of marriage license? Thanks - Janet Lynn-Smart

Bill Moore Sun Apr 13 20:54:47 1997
TIPTON - Need help tracking down the particulars on Henry Monroe TIPTON, s. of Jonathan & Margaret(Marja)LEVAN TIPTON. We know that Henry's siblings, half & full, were b. in Grundy Co. & that he was b. in 1868 & ended up in Union Co., IL. What we don't know is whether he was b. in Grundy Co. or Texas as he sometimes said or why he went to Illinois. Would be happy to share info do have.

Wanda Bostick Mon Apr 14 07:05:11 1997
BOSTICK/BOSTIC - I am searching for any information on BOSTICK / BOSTIC and allied families in TN. Also, I have about 9,000 names in my data base and will be happy to look.

Vicki Dixon Thu Apr 3 04:23:20 1997
BRADFORD-GWIN/GUINN - Am researching BRADFORD and GWIN (GUINN) families in TN during early 1800's. Specifically I'm looking for Anthony BRADFORD who was from Scotland, worked on the Railroad and married Susan (Susie) GWYN (born in TN around 1829). I'd like info on them, their families, or their children (1 being John Henry BRADFORD who married Margaret PACK in 1882). Willing to share info on the family names. Also researching WEDDINGTON, PELHAM, GLASNER, and PRINCE families of Middle TN.

Don Standridge Fri Mar 28 05:44:40 1997
GODBEY-Seeking information on Francis Marion  GODBEY b.1872 in TN. m.December 20, 1901 to Martha Ellen GREEN at Franklin CO, TN. Listed in 1910 and 1920 census in Grundy County, TN. with one son Thomas B.  GODBEY b. Abt 1902, Thomas B. married Velma Ray CROWNOVER of Franklin CO, in 1923 probably in Tennessee, they had one son, Ronald Thomas  GODBEY b. Sept 11, 1929 at Old Hickory, Davidson CO, TN. Thomas and Velma divorced in 1932, Thomas died about 1940 in a coalmining accident in the state of Alabama. My father met his granfather Francis Marion  GODBEY one time Abt 1940's at Montgomery, Alabama where Francis Marion lived at that time. My greatgrandmother Martha Ellen (GREEN)  GODBEY died June 25, 1926 and is buried at O'Dear Cemetery, Sewanee, Franklin CO, TN. Her parents were Benton and Mary (KING) GREEN. Any information would be greatly appreciated. THANKS !!!

Linda Hubbard Fri Mar 14 10:37:21 1997
Searching for information or descendents of James VAUGHN and wife Lannie STREET, and their children Ruil VAUGHN, George VAUGHN, Josie and Clara. who lived in Grundy co. TN. acccording to the 1900 and 1910 census.

William Link Levan Mon Mar 10 23:53:12 1997
Researching Doll TEAGUE/TIGUE/TIG and Hannah ONEIL ancestery and descendants: Doll TEAGUE b:abt 1844 in TN d:1885-1898 in Tracy City, TN mine married abt 1869 (believed in Marion Co., TN) Hannah ONEIL b:abt 1845 in Texas d: In Jefferson Co, Al (think city of Warrior) children: Mollie TEAGUE dau b: 11 Sep 1883 (Warrior, Jefferson Co, Al) d: 06 Feb 1947 WalkerCo.,AL married James Benjamin LEVAN (Called Fate) Marriage Loc (AL/TN) b: 23 Aug 1872 in TN (Victoria?,Marion Co,TN) d: 14 Feb 1960 in Empire, Walker Co, Al Siblings of Mollie (real name might have been Mary Lilia) James (Jim) TEAGUE b:abt 1880 loc? Spouse=Lula Ellen TEAGUE b:abt 1878 loc? Spouse=Hubert CHADWICK Any information appreciated on Doll TEAGUE/TIG/TIGUE, wife Hanna ONEIL or dau Mollie TEAGUE or her husband James Benjamin LEVAN William Link Levan 205-663-9921

M Crider Mon Feb 10 05:36:09 1997
Seeking any info on surname SANDERS in Grundy County in 1800's. Specifically, Lewis SANDERS (spouse Nancy COPE) and their son Adrian SANDERS (spouse possibly a Savannah MEEKS??) and their children, particularly Lillie (Savanah) SANDERS who married Isaac PETERSON on 11/30/1905 in Tracy City. Family tradition says that Lillie was part Cherokee. Which side was Cherokee - SANDERS and/or MEEKS? Isaac and Lilly moved to Oklahoma for a brief period but possibly returned to Grundy Co. for several years before they settled with their children (Lee Roy, Alvin, Elmer, Mildred, and more PETERSONS) in Letcher County, Kentucky, where they died in the 1950's. Lille's parents (Adrian and Savanah SANDERS) are believed to be buried in Clouds Hill? cemetery in Grundy Co. Appreciate any info. on these surnames and am willing to share.

Miller Taylor Thu Feb 13 15:58:38 1997
Searching for Descendants of Lofton TAYLOR. The Social Security Death Index say his last residence was Altamont, Grundy, TN. He was b. 19 Nov 1903 d. Dec 1973. I believe that this is the same Lofton TAYLOR who was born in Dyer Co., TN to Fletcher and Annie W. Taylor.

Glenn Graf Sun Feb 16 11:37:29 1997
Looking for relatives of Willie PATRICK, brother of Jody PATRICK and Clarria WIMBERLY(nee SCOTT) who lived in the area of Grundy, Warren, and Sequatchie counties.

Suzanne Malone Tue Mar 4 11:34:04 1997
CHRISTIAN,Samuel James was b. 26 june 1822 in TN or VA. He married SEBATHA HANNA LUSK in 1840 in Grundy Co. SAMUEL JAMES CHRISTIAN d.19 Jan 1894 in Viola TN. I can not locate his parents. Any info. on the CHRISTIAN or LUSK family is welcome.

Carolyn Johnson Fri Feb 28 23:03:30 1997
Need info on BURROWS and PERRY families in Franklin and Grundy Counties, Tn. beginning in the 1820's. Believe Russell and Elizabeth BURROWS were parents of Silas BURROWS who married Nellie PERRY. Believe his grandparents were Anthony and Elizabeth BURROWS and Stephen and Anna PERRY. Glad to share any info I have. Thanks!

Gale Judkins Sat Feb 22 15:25:21 1997
Does anyone have information where the "Viola Community" is/was in Warren Co? My ancestor, Thomas MEADOWS, and other relatives were there before 1820. Thanks for any help.

Sandy Augusta Sun Feb 23 15:40:27 1997
I'm looking for any information on George TUCKER. His son Erasmus was appointed administrator of his estate in 1833 in Franklin Co. TN. George had the following children: Erasmus b c1804 SC, John b c 1808 SC, Nancy b c 1813 SC and James who died before 1840.Erasmus m Theresa and later lived in Coffee, Grundy and Hardin Counties, TN. John TUCKER and Nancy, who married John CRAWFORD, are in Franklin Co. Illinois in 1850.

DELLA LANE Sun Feb 16 07:13:49 1997
LANE, John b. abt 1757 unknown where. Was recorded on 1840 census in Wilkes Cty NC as 87 yrs. old and Relv. War Pensionary. Living with Edward Lane LANE, Jeremiah b. in Wilkes Cty NC was shown on Greene cty Tn census in 1850 m. to Mary Turnbull Children of Jerry and Mary: John LANE m. Nancy GENTLE, Elizabeth LANE, Thomas LANE, Franklin LANE, Martha LANE, Mary LANE

Glenn Graf Sun Feb 16 11:37:29 1997
Looking for relatives of Willie PATRICK, brother of Jody PATRICK and Clarria WIMBERLY(nee SCOTT) who lived in the area of Grundy, Warren, and Sequatchie counties.

cassie wagoner Sun Feb 16 16:06:14 1997
Need information about John Nelson ROGERS born 4-8-1851 in Ala married in Wayne County to: Sarah Francis MURPHY bn 11-28-1846 Children are: Lara W. ROGERS bn 2-12-1876 died 9-15-1880 John W. ROGERS bn 8-4-1878 died 9-1905 Cleveland Bud ROGERS bn 1-29-1881 Minnie C. ROGERS bn 2-8-1884 Lillie Flora ROGERS bn 1-27-1886 and my GMth Lee Nora ROGERS bn 6-17-1889 (had a "delayed" birth cert Tenn # 301848 They lived in Tenn until the Indian Movement and went to Ark in 1901/1902 my GrGdmthr died just after leaving Tenn (after the crops were in, in Black Rock Ark. and is buried in some very small cemetary there. any help would be appreciated Cassie Wagoner

M Crider Mon Feb 10 05:36:09 1997
Seeking any info on surname SANDERS in Grundy County in 1800's. Specifically, Lewis SANDERS (spouse Nancy COPE) and their son Adrian SANDERS (spouse possibly a Savannah MEEKS??) and their children, particularly Lillie (Savanah) SANDERS who married Isaac PETERSON on 11/30/1905 in Tracy City. Family tradition says that Lillie was part Cherokee. Which side was Cherokee - SANDERS and/or MEEKS? Isaac and Lilly moved to Oklahoma for a brief period but possibly returned to Grundy Co. for several years before they settled with their children (Lee Roy, Alvin, Elmer, Mildred, and more PETERSONS) in Letcher County, Kentucky, where they died in the 1950's. Lille's parents (Adrian and Savanah SANDERS) are believed to be buried in Clouds Hill? cemetery in Grundy Co. Appreciate any info. on these surnames and am willing to share.

D. Parker Sat Feb 1 18:16:41 1997
Georgia ALLEN born 1895 Woodbury-died 1921 Coalmont buried Bonnie Oaks Cemetery; Buck Hannon HARRIS born around 1890's Woodbury or murfreesboro died Huntsville AL. 1970's Maple Hill Cemetery - Married 1918?-1923? Cannon Co.?

Bill O'Donnell Sun Jan 26 19:38:08 1997
Seeking Information on KELLYs of Tracy City. Grundy County Father: Hugh KELLY Children: Rose KELLY: Dan KELLY and John KELLY. John Built 1st Catholic Church in Tracy City two children Viola and Alf -a railroad engineer in Memphis?

glenda suit Fri Jan 24 16:32:40 1997
Looking for Any Information on John Quincy ADAMS and Polly THOMAS and and Sarah Elizabeth BYERS. They lived in Monteagle, Grundy Co. and he died there about 1878.

Pam Plachte Fri Jan 24 20:24:36 1997
Searching for FORD, James W. b.1841 or 1851, m. Gemima ?, b.1845 in TN.probably in Grundy county...not sure. They had 5 child- ren born in Grundy county: on the 1880 census William J was 14, James T. was 12, Hiram was 8, Izora Billey,4, and John,2. I am particularly interested in Gemima. If anyone has a Gemima listed in there searches, please let me know. Hiram was my GGrand- father, his name was Hiram Newton FORD, b. 1872 in TN. Thanks for any help in this endeavor.

Howard Sain Mon Jan 20 09:35:42 1997
SAIN Descendants Nimrod B.  SAIN, b. about 1817, NC, son of Daniel and Patsey SAIN, moved to Grundy County in 1817, married Martha SANFORD in early 1840s. Hunting info on Martha SANFORD as she and Nimrod are my great-grand parents. Have info on the SAIN Clan of Middle TN. Also, NimrodAEs sister, Ritter SAIN, b, about 1819, dau of Daniel and Patsey SAIN, m James Kelton in about 1840. Had sons:William, Samuel, Barthelium, and Robert in the 1840s. Seeking info on RitterAEs descendants Thanks,

Wanda Northcutt-Brandon Wed Jan 15 16:59:49 1997
Looking for any information about the NORTHCUTT's of Altamont, TN. My father,Charles Lee NORTHCUTT was born there (6/18/12). He married Birdie Mae PORTER (born in Tulsa, OK). They had seven children.