Lawrence County, Tennessee Queries
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I am trying to locate information on Silas Moore who married Morning
Moon and had a daughter named Emily Moore (later Quaid) sometime
around 1818. I am using this service because I saw a Silas Moore
listed. In my records in 1901 Silas was already deceased and his
daughter was applying for identification as a Mississippi Choctaw.
It will take a few days for a new query to get posted.
Submitted on Sun Dec 31 19:14:49 CST 2006
My great grandparents were (are) Ernest and Martha (McDonald)Story. I
have had a difficult time finding much info on either of their
families even though they lived in Lawrence and Wayne county for
generations. Does anyone have any advice for me??
Submitted on Sun Dec 31 14:20:39 CST 2006
I have researched this family for over 25 years + I have over 1000
pages of info and have collected over 300 pictures on this family.
Would like to hear from anyone related. Would like to exchange info.
-- 618 old forge rd., Valparaiso, IN 46385
Submitted on Tue Dec 26 18:32:04 CST 2006
I AM TRYING TO FIND NANCY J.COLLINS ( STARTING HERE FOR PARENTS
INFO.) SHE WAS BORN IN Ark. ACCORDING TO ONE 1870 CENSUS OF NEWTON
CO. ARKANSAS. SHE WAS THE DAUGHTER OF DAVID & NANCY COLLINS ( both
born in TN. ) THERE WERE SEVERAL SIBLINGS, SHE WAS 9 YEARS OLD IN
1870 TRYING TO LOCATE HER " PARENTS" MARRIAGE,DEATH,OR
ANY...RECORDS. SHE MARRIED FRANCIS "FRANK" SMITH AND THEY HAD SEVERAL
CHILDREN. I BELIEVE FRANK WAS FROM ARKANSAS,OR TENN. I BELIEVE SHE
COULD HAVE BEEN OF INDIAN DESCENT POSSIBLY CHEROKEE OR CREEK? SHE IS
MY GRANDFATHERS MOTHER. ANYTHING ON THIS SURNAME WOULD BE
APPRECIATED! I AM UNSURE OF THE COUNTY THEY WERE BORN IN!
Submitted on Thu Dec 21 02:36:58 CST 2006
Looking for any info on Jessee JONES, born 1822 in Tenn. and Mary J.
(---) JONES, born 1836 in Tenn. These are my gggrandparents.
Also info on Jasper G. JONES, born 1851 in Tenn. (my ggrandparent)who
later became an M.D. and died in Tenn. in 1887. He married Martha A.
DODDS , but have no date on this event.
Jasper G. JONES' siblings are as follows:
Franklin T. JONES - born 1847,
Bluford M. JONES - born 1859
An 1860 census record has them living in District 11, Hardin, Tenn.
Thank you in advance for your help.
Donna (Jones) Paramore
Submitted on Tue Dec 19 14:19:09 CST 2006
Looking for info. on Silas Williams b. 1761 Va.md. Lucy Haley.
Looking for his Farther or Mother.He was in Claiborne Co. Tenn.
Thanks For any help. Ron Williams
Submitted on Mon Dec 18 15:13:44 CST 2006
Lawrence County, TN marriages, 1818-1905 are listed at the following
link, under Marriage Records.
Submitted on Sun Dec 17 09:16:37 CST 2006
Seeking information for CLARK family (from England); his daughter
EDITH SABRINA CLARK married SCOTT "Saw Mill" HENSON (DOB: 1/13/1862
- DOD: 03/13/46.
Submitted on Sat Dec 16 15:12:40 CST 2006
I am seeking any info on the Green family whom lived in Lawrence
County, TN. My ancestor was Michael Jack Green, his mother was Nancy
UNKNOWN, his wife was probably Nancy Francis McKelvey, and I descent
from them through their daughter Mariah Grant Green-Williams-Palmer.
This Green family left Lawrence County, TN and landed in Carroll
Please feel free to visit my web-site at
0961. There is a picture of Mariah on the web-site but not a lot of
Submitted on Fri Dec 15 18:31:43 CST 2006
My ggrandfather was John Houston GALLOWAY bJuly 1854 m Martha
Elizabeth BURNS. I think his father was Josiah J(J?) GALLOWAY. Any
info would be greatly appreciated..
freida galloway baker
Submitted on Thu Dec 7 01:39:17 CST 2006
I am searching for Mahala Wilkinson b.Jun 4 1812 in Tn. her father
might have been THOMAS WILKINSON and mother might have been MARTHA
SEGAR this is all I have to go on
Submitted on Sun Dec 3 23:30:30 CST 2006
JOHN (JNO) JOSEPH CRAIG . b. Aug 07,1852 in TN according to 1910
Alabama Census. Any info would be appreciated
Submitted on Sun Dec 3 17:29:33 CST 2006
Looking for descendants Kingston G Boswell & Mary Ann Wheeler, md.
Lawr Co TN 1847; in 1850 Lawr co census; Clark Co AR after 1860. Two
1. James S. Boswell b. 1849 Lawr Co TN; d. Nov 1888, m. Mary, in
1870 Clark Co AR census w/children Mattie, May and Tom.
2. Charles Kingston (C.K.) Boswell b. 1857 Lawr Co TN, in Clark Co
AR 1870; in 1880 census in Lamar Co TX. Md. Bessie. Children:
2a. Joseph Kingston, b. 1883, m. Elizabeth Jane; in 1920 census
in Yavapai Co AZ.
2b. Minnie, b. Dec 1889 in AR.
2c. Grace, b. Jan 1892 in AR.
Kingston died by 1851/52 per lawsuit filed by his son Charles
Kingston et al vs. West Point Iron Company of Lawr Co TN.
1870 Census Clark Co AR, children's grandfather, Steven Wheeler
with Jas S Boswell, Charles K. Boswell.
1880 census,Paris, Lamar Co TX, Charles Boswell, wife Bessie,
with Maggie Doby, sister-in law.
1900 census, Clark Co AR, C. K. Boswell, wife Bessie, chdn:
Kingston b. 1883, Minnite b. 1889, Grace, b. 1862.
Linda B Lee
Submitted on Sun Dec 3 14:36:07 CST 2006
Looking for any information on GRIFFITH family that lived on a farm
in the Ethridge, TN (Lawrence County) area about 1894 to early 1900's
Submitted on Tue Nov 21 15:05:24 CST 2006
Looking for family history of danny wesley beard son of luther wesley
beard and emma mildred lucille potts born in maury county
Submitted on Fri Nov 17 13:31:59 CST 2006
I am trying to find py grandparents and great grandparents names on
the Liles and Tittle lines.Would appreciate any info.
Pauline Liles Stacy
Submitted on Tue Nov 14 08:40:13 CST 2006
Looking for information on Lorene Elizabeth SPEARS. We think she was
born in Tennessee in 1901 to William and Zella (McDOUGAL) Spears.
Zella died in childbirth around 1908 somewhere in Lawrence Co.
Lorene "Lizzie" was sent to live with William E. and Judith (ROBERTS)
Riddle in Canute, Oklahoma. Judith Riddle (we think) was the
daughter of Thomas Jacob and Martha Roberts of Lawrence Co. TN. We
think the Riddle/Roberts were somehow contacted to the Spears or
McDougals and that is why she was sent to live with them in Oklahoma
when both parents died. Any information on these families would be
Submitted on Sat Nov 11 22:14:42 CST 2006
I am looking for anyone that might have an ancestor with this
surname. I am trying to locate information on a William McMillan b.
about 1817 in TN (Don't know what county)..Married Lucinda ? and had
2 daughters (Mary and Etha Lucinda) and a son William. They left TN
and moved to Lauderdale, AL. He was an overseer in AL. William and
Lucinda's parents were ALL from SC..possibly Spartanburg area??? If
you have ANY info I would be thrilled as this has been a wall in my
research. Licia Babb email@example.com
Submitted on Fri Nov 10 23:28:05 CST 2006
Looking for information on Martha D Coker born 1857 and Mary C Coker
born 1860. Their father Was James Tirey Coker born abt 1836 TN. In
1870 and 1880 census they lived in the Wayland Springs Lawrence Co TN
area. Any info on the Cokers would greatly appreciated.
Submitted on Fri Nov 10 19:45:15 CST 2006
I am looking for any info of the family of William Scott Daniels
William Eric Daniels
Submitted on Tue Nov 7 16:58:21 CST 2006
Submitted on Mon Nov 6 23:40:48 CST 2006
Looking for information on my great grandmother Nancy Elizabeth
BREWER born 13 June 1856 in Waynesboro or Iron City. Her father was
Henry Jefferson BREWER(possibly son of Enoch Brewer) and her mother
was Louisa Jane LACKEY. Her father died around 1858 and her mother
married Leonard Danley in 1860 in Waynesboro. They moved to AR in
1870. Any information would be appreciated.
Submitted on Sun Nov 5 10:41:50 CST 2006
I am in search for an obit for Dora Lee HADDOCK HULEN Age 91 of
Summertown,TN which a shorten version was in the Tennessean on Oct.
13 2006 I would like a full version but am unable to find one.
Submitted on Sat Nov 4 15:20:12 CST 2006
Celia A. Cole married Daniel Johnson in Maury county, Tn 1828. Celia
is the d/o Edward Cole and Ursula Johnson. Who is edward cole's
parents? Who are the parents of Daniel Johnson , born abt. 1800?
Submitted on Mon Oct 30 13:05:41 CST 2006
Interested in information on Samuel Amos Washington FOSTER and any
related families, located in the Summertown,Napier areas of Lawrence
Submitted on Thu Oct 26 20:37:41 CDT 2006
I am looking for family history for Clyde GRAVES and Valeria BEELER.
Also, any information on the Lawrence County County Farm would be
Submitted on Sun Oct 22 08:52:23 CDT 2006
SEARCHING FOR ANY INFORMATION OF THE FAMILIES OF JAMES L. SMITH AND
DEBRA DORA SULLIVANT WHOM WERE MARRIED IN 1825(?).IT IS KNOWN THAT
BOTH FAMILY LINES HAD RESIDED IN LAWRENCE CO.TN.,WAYNE CO.TN. AND
LAUDERDALE CO. ALABAMA AREAS.
Submitted on Thu Oct 19 09:30:06 CDT 2006
Raymond FRANKLIN or HUFF b 1912 Lawerenceburg TN.He had a sister
older by the name Mae She married a Jack HOLT.This is my friends
father but he does not know his fathers real last name.We beleive he
has more brothers ,one maybe a truck driver and may live in or near
St Joe Mo.Raymond left there in 1927 we think.He did go to grade
school there .Help Please
Submitted on Sun Oct 15 17:59:19 CDT 2006
Tracing roots of Zacariah TAYLOR (abt 1805), wife Sally (Census 1870,
McNairy county). Father of John W TAYLOR (born 1855-1937)wife
Safrony LEONARD AKA Saphrona, Fronie,Saphronia (1856-1936). Mother of
John W TAYLOR is Sarah (Nicknames Sadie, Sally, Sallie,)
Tracing Nancy TAYLOR born abt 1857 Tracing Fran or Mary TAYLOR born
abt 1859 both sisters to John
Submitted on Sat Oct 14 10:21:20 CDT 2006
Please help me find my Grandmother's parents. My Grandma, Hattie
Belle Yoast Smith was born in Lawrence county in 1905. She was shown
in the 1910 and 1920 census records with a Delila Yoast, but in the
household of Adams (1910) and Lee (1920). I believe Delila's maiden
name was Clayton (daughter of Enoch Clayton).
Not sure if Delila was Hattie's Mother or Aunt, and don't know who
her Father (Mr. Yoast) was.
Any help you can give me would be greatly appreciated.
Submitted on Tue Oct 10 10:00:28 CDT 2006
I am looking for any records on a William WILLIAMS born in 1888 later
married a Mamie PATTERSON who was born in 1890 I found a 1930 census
for them and both were born in Tennessee. I have the obituary for him
but it does not list his mother, family lore says that his mother was
raped by an Indian. I would like to find any records regarding either
one of these two.
Submitted on Sun Oct 8 19:58:18 CDT 2006
Trying to obtain copy of obituary for
JAMES L BARNETT who died in Loretto, Tn
in April of 1978.
Willing to pay a stipend.
-- 144 Alton Ave, Dayton, OH 45404
Submitted on Sun Oct 8 13:30:51 CDT 2006
On the 1860 census for Lawrence County, district 13 are two
notations: #986 unoccupied "The Bailey house on Bennett's land",
#987 unoccupied "The Jas Bailey house on Cooper's land". Anyone
have any thought who these BAILEYS could have been?
Submitted on Sat Oct 7 10:49:42 CDT 2006
I am trying to determine the parentage for Samuel STAGGS. He was
born in TN 1842-1849, served for the CSA in Co. H, 43 TN Infantry.
He was married to Mary Jane FLIPPO and had the following children:
Geo. Washington, Sarah Frances, Richard, David D., Elijah, John H.,
William Banning, Emma Ann (my grandmother), James & Hannah B. Sam'l.
reports on the 1880, 1900 & 1910 census records that both parents are
from TN. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
Submitted on Thu Oct 5 19:45:06 CDT 2006
I am attempting to learn of any connection between Joseph HILL (wife
Martha R.C. GIVENS) and Abel Winslow HILL (wife Mary South McLEAN),
son of Richard HILL, Jr. All lived around Lawrenceville and moved to
Tippah Co., MS in the 1840s. Some descendants moved to Texas -
Lampasas and Caldwell Counties. It would seem there is a connection.
Any info will be appreciated. Thanks, Barbara B. King
-- 13401 Foutch Road, Pilot Point, TX 76258
Submitted on Thu Oct 5 10:45:56 CDT 2006
Looking for a cemetery located at the Society Ridge Meeting House.
My ancestor Lucinda Bass was buried there in 1844. The family was
listed in the 1840 census of Lawrence County.
Submitted on Tue Oct 3 20:29:43 CDT 2006
Hoping to obtain info on book by Cheryl Copas on the Copas family of
Tennessee and Kentucky. Previously published as On the Mouth of the
Shenandoah: the William Copas family of Tennessee and Kentucky. Found
message in 1997 Jackson County USGen web from Larry W Smith saying
"new" version was imminent.
-- 1261 W Minnehaha Pkwy, Minneapolis, MN 55419
Submitted on Sun Oct 1 16:28:11 CDT 2006
Looking for information linking a great uncle of mine by the name of
George NEFF to Colonel George Henry NIXON.
Submitted on Thu Sep 28 19:09:12 CDT 2006
Someone placed pictures of two gravestones on the Internet. I have
been unable to learn the identify or the email address of that
person. The pictures were taken at the Belew Cemetery, sometimes
called the Granny Belew and sometimes The New Belew Cemetery. One of
the photos is of Polk Boshers' gravestone and the other is that of
Bernice Porter's gravestone. Polk Boshers was my grandfather. Bernice
Porter I am not sure, I had 2 aunts that married into the Porter
family. Thought maybe the person that placed the pictures and I might
be connected, if not I would like to thank that person. I did not
have a camera with me when I carried the repaired Boshers' stone back
to the cemetery. Thanks Carl Boshers, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Submitted on Mon Sep 25 18:16:02 CDT 2006
Looking for an information on a J.M. Robertson, also called John M.and/or Roberson, married to Sarah Byrd, in Lawrence Cty. in1865-1880. I know he paid land tax in 1868, son Stonewall JacksonRobinson was born in Westpoint in 1877, but J.M. and/or Sarah are notin the 1880 census and their children were taken to Arkansas withrelatives (possibly Andrew or Ben Robertson/Robinson) where the lastname was changed to Robinson. I'd love to know what happened to John and Sarah, but wouldappreciate any information!
Submitted on Sun Sep 24 12:51:06 CDT 2006
My grandparents, John and Swana Creel, lived in Ethridge around
1919-1923. My grandmother witnessed a murder by a man whose last name
was Robinson around 1922. She was threatened that if she
testified that she would be killed. After testifying,
she and her family had to move for her safety and continued to move
for the next twenty years. They lived in Milton, FL last and it was
there that they were notified that the man had died. They said she
said she was free at last and would not have to move again and they
didn't. I would like to know the details concerning this case as I
just found out the reason for them moving so much. I'm sure it would
have been in the paper, but I live too far away to research it and
the paper is not on line. I think they might have lived close to the
New Hope Community. If you can cast a light on any of this I will be
grateful. I know its not the usual genealogy, but its something that
had a great effect on my father's family and I would like to know
Submitted on Sun Sep 24 11:41:21 CDT 2006
I am trying to find information about Henry Ellard Johnson. He was
married to Edna Reeves Johnson and had 2 sons, Henry Jr. and James
Arthur. He died in 1978 or 1979. I'd like to know his parents names
and wether he had any siblings.
-- 1237 Old Williamsport Pike, Columbia, TN 38401
Submitted on Sat Sep 23 09:45:36 CDT 2006
Looking for any information about Isaac G.L. or J.L. Peeden who died
in this county 1908.
Submitted on Thu Sep 21 21:29:09 CDT 2006
My ggggrandfather Robert B. Williams b. 1797 in KY moved to Lawrence
County, TN. I can not locate where he was buried as well as his
children William F., Robert B. and Mary. His other son, James C. R.,
moved to Hickman Co., TN. I do know that William F.'s son, James
Wilson Wiliiams (my ggrandfather) is buried in Fall River Cemetery.
James had a sister, Elizabeth J., who married Frank James. Several
people thought he was the outlaw brother of Jesse, but I'm sure he
isn't. Any help finding where any of these are buried would be
greatly appreciated. Also if anyone has information as to Robert B.'s
Submitted on Tue Sep 19 20:42:07 CDT 2006
Looking for information on ancestors and maybe living relatives - in
the Lawrence County area of: Clinton Lamar BRYANT - B. 6-30-1927 -
d 10/21/1996 Lawrenceburg, Tenn.
His father Charles L BRYANT - of Buckhead, GA - was the brother of my
Grandmother, Mary Lee BRYANT Dunwoody - of Tyler, Texas. She and
Charles were born near Rising Star, Texas and their mother died
shortly after Mary Lee was born. Their father, William BRYANT - took
Charles back to Oglethorpe, GA and Mary Lee, an infant, was left to
be raised by her mother's family. I have information that Clinton &
his family settled in Lawrenceburg, TN.
I have no real info on the Bryants - except for some letters and a
story he wrote - that he sent to Grandmother.
I do have a beautiful picture of Annie Laurie Jones BRYANT, mother to
Charles L BRYANT - who died in 1892 in Texas.
I am hoping to find information or maybe a living BRYANT relation
that I could share information with.
Pamela Taylor Moorman
-- 2304 Dartmouth Drive,, Arlington, Texas , TX 76015
Submitted on Sat Sep 16 20:06:47 CDT 2006
Searching for family ancestry info for Smiths. William Carroll Smith
died 08/15/1922 buried in Belew cemetery. William married Nancy
Emmaline Johns. Nancy was born 04/10/1876 and died 07/19/1956. They
had 5 children together: Luther Elmer Smith (1895-1947), Elizabeth
(Nees), Carroll, Effie (Kelsey), and Vera.
Submitted on Fri Sep 15 15:36:51 CDT 2006
Looking for information on James Thomas or Thomas James Hicks or Hix
born in Lawrenceburg Tn. Sept. 1865
Submitted on Fri Sep 1 00:49:27 CDT 2006
I am looking for my grandmother's parents, Samuel and Mary White.
Grandma's name was Rhoda Elnora White and married Joshua Newton.
-- 10080 Dixie Hwy, Holly, MI 48442
Submitted on Mon Aug 28 17:01:38 CDT 2006
I am looking for the parents of Samuel Huston Taylor. ca 1846-1900.
Census informations cites Alabama as his birthplace and his parents.
He married Sarah Elizabeth Mullins of Alcorn, MS. They moved to
Woodruff Co. Arkansas abt 1880 Any help appreciated.
-- 320 S. 13th Street, Escanaba, MI 49829
Submitted on Sat Aug 26 14:25:45 CDT 2006
Need any records for SPRINGER family. Husband Lonnie or Loney. Wife
Lola, Child of interest is Ann born 1926 could be spelled Anne (as in
1930 census but she has always gone by Ann Lee). Is there a marriage
record for Lonnie and Lola? Is there a record of Lola's maiden name?
Submitted on Thu Aug 24 16:19:34 CDT 2006
I am looking for newspaper articles and obituaries for Henry Taylor
BOX, Martha Jane BOX, General Davis BOX.
I would also like to obtain copies of any photographs of these
Submitted on Sat Aug 12 18:00:12 CDT 2006
Looking for decendants of James Casandra Urban whose family migrated
from Lawrence County TN to Lauderdale County AL. Anyone working this
line please contact me at Melon0432005@sbcglobal.net.
Also working on the Van Pelt family who lived in Loretto, TN.
Submitted on Fri Aug 11 19:10:25 CDT 2006
DAUGHERTY, O'DOHERTY, DOUGHERTY. I am looking for information on my
GGF Nicholas "O'Doherty" Daugherty. I show he was born in TN about
1826-27. Don't know where in TN. He moved to MO, married Lovina
Runyan in 1849 then moved on to TX.
Submitted on Fri Aug 11 15:24:59 CDT 2006
I am looking for a needle in a haystack! I am a descendant of Abel
Winslow HILL, son of Richard HILL & Elizabeth GORDON, and husband of
Mary South McLEAN, daughter of Samuel McLEAN & Elizabeth IRVINE. A.W.
& Mary had a son named Robert King HILL who was born in Lawrenceburg
in 1829. I am trying to determine if his middle name was the result
of being named for some KING family relative. Can anyone help me with
this? Barbara B. King, Pilot Point, TX. Thanks for any clue.
Submitted on Thu Aug 10 18:14:52 CDT 2006
Looking for info on Nancy J. WELCH, who married Thaddeus Kosciusko
True in November 1860 in Lawrence Tn. My great grandfather, George
Snowden True was born on January 28, 1866. Would appreciate hearing
from anyone who might know of these people. Thanks.
Submitted on Tue Aug 8 16:11:42 CDT 2006
FULTON....I'm looking for any info on James Fulton married to
Mildred, John Fulton married to Mary Kilpatric, and Francis Fulton
married to Martha. Francis and Martha were married in 1853. All born
married, and died in Tennessee. Francis and John were lawyers.
Lincoln county, city of Fayetteville, Tennessee. Thanks
Submitted on Mon Aug 7 14:26:59 CDT 2006
Looking for information on DAVIS, Pitts.
Submitted on Sun Aug 6 21:21:40 CDT 2006
Liles WELCH, b. 1820 Lawrence Co TN, d. Feb 1873 Tippah Co MS, m. 30
Sept 1838 Lawrence Co Tn Susannah Mauldin. Would like more info on
Liles and Susannah.
Mary Marler Winham
Submitted on Fri Aug 4 17:02:34 CDT 2006
John Lyles WELCH, b. 1 March 1800 SC, d. 2 Feb 1876 Lawrence Co TN,
m. 1820 Lawrence Co TN Rachel ARCHER. Is he buried in Neal Cem.?
And does anyone have more info on him.
Mary Marler Winham
Submitted on Fri Aug 4 16:59:19 CDT 2006
I am looking for the names of the parents of LEANDER SHARPE BELL and
MARY MCMILLAN BELL. Leander was born in Lawrence, Tn in 1804. Mary
was born in South Carolina about 1814 and they were married Aug. 04,
1830 in Lawrence, Tenn. Who were their parents? Thank you.
Submitted on Thu Aug 3 15:20:24 CDT 2006
TOWNSEND, Mahala Catherine. Cannot find burial place. Believe she
died in Lawrence County after 1920 census (she was 89). Wife of
Benjamin Townsend, who is buried in Wayne County. She was living with
daughter Savannah Roberson, buried Lawrence County.
Submitted on Thu Aug 3 13:07:43 CDT 2006
CELIA ADELINE COLE MARRIED CLARENCE DANIEL JOHNSON in 1828, Maury
Co., Tennessee. Need to know who her parents where. Any information
would be very helpful.
Martha Waldrop Babb
Submitted on Mon Jul 31 23:09:28 CDT 2006
DUNAGAN,COPELAND,GOAD married into these families.William COLE
married EMMA POWEL any info appreciated.THANK YOU
Submitted on Sat Jul 29 20:51:24 CDT 2006
Seeking the maiden name and wedding date of Elizabeth A. (unknown) b.
1823 married to John M. Burns (b. 1821 Lawrence TN) about 1846 at
Submitted on Thu Jul 27 15:50:48 CDT 2006
Looking for a marriage for John M. Burns (b.1821) to Margaret A.
(unknown)(b.1823). Marriage about 1846. I also wish to know Margarets
maiden name. Thank You,
Submitted on Wed Jul 26 10:48:03 CDT 2006
I would like some info on Samuel Jenkins. It appears there to be a
Samuel Jenkins in the 1820 census, but I believe he also had a child
Samuel L Jenkins b. 1819 d. 1903. This Samuel L. Jenkins moved to
Lyon County Kentucky. There he had several children, one of whom was
David Franklin Jenkins. David had a son Samuel L as well. He also
had Will Ed (my granfather).
Submitted on Mon Jul 24 02:06:15 CDT 2006
ParkGIBSON married Elizabeth A.NORWOOD,CLIFT. He died in 1877 in
Lawrence county. Can anyone tell me where his is burried?
Thank you. Marilyn
Submitted on Fri Jul 21 19:26:09 CDT 2006
Looking for information on William Whitfield of Lawrence County TN. I
already have the names of his children, when he died, and a copy of
his estate sell. Looking for the name of his wife and and other
information on him.
Ola C Helzen
-- 3131 SW 89th Street, Apt 8103, Oklahoma City, OK 73159
Submitted on Mon Jul 17 15:45:17 CDT 2006
Anyone ever hear of a Lando Lafan from Lawrence County?
Submitted on Mon Jul 17 10:30:36 CDT 2006
I would like to correspond with anyone who would happen to have any
info on Amos RICHARDSON, William H BLACK, or any decendants of these
two men.I have about 50 to 100 pictures relating to this family. A
lot of the pictures do not have names, but know they came from
Lawrenceburg because of the photographers imprint. Also anyone thatcould tell me how to preserve the tintype pictures. Have 2 pictures,
1 Richardson Hardware store and 1 of the Black Boarding House both in
Lawrenceburg. Thanks so much any help will be greatly appreciated.
-- 1531 Hwy 166 North, Mt Pleasant, TN 38474
Submitted on Fri Jul 14 17:58:17 CDT 2006
I am looking for any information on a Gipson family and/or Melton
family in Lawrence Co. or elsewhere. My gg grandfather Wilson
Melton, b. c. 1818, married possibly a Helen Gipson, also b. c. 1818.
-- 270 Rogers Rd., Crossville, TN 38571
Submitted on Wed Jul 12 17:38:07 CDT 2006
I am looking for information on LEMAY family, John T. LEMAY b.
1-9-1850 in Lawrence County, Tn and died 1-18-1936 in Hamilton
County, Illinois. S/o William and Annie LEMAY. Married Lucinda
MORGAN/ Annie JOHNSON. had a brother Napoleon LEMAY.
Submitted on Wed Jul 12 14:50:58 CDT 2006
Is there any use in looking for a family that passed through TN in
1808 (Churchill Fulshear had a son, junior, born there. I don't know
a county. Churchill married in NC. By 1822 they are in Hempstead
Co., Ark. I put Lawrence Co. because they insisted I name one. I
assume there are few if any records at that early date.
J. R. Louis
Submitted on Mon Jul 10 23:17:01 CDT 2006
Searching for descendants of Isaac Foster & Masarea Holder Foster.
Becky Holder Buck
Submitted on Sun Jul 2 23:28:50 CDT 2006
Looking for info. on my ancestors: Mary Tennessee ANTHONY. She was
married in Lawrence County Tennessee on Dec. 30, 1852 to William
Cummings DAVIS. Also her father, John ANTHONY who lived in Lawrence
Submitted on Fri Jun 30 12:44:44 CDT 2006
I am searching for information on my maternal family, surname ROAN. I
know they lived in Hartselle in the 1800's. My great grandfather's
name was Daniel Gabriel, wife Molly. We are descended from Jesse.
Submitted on Thu Jun 29 18:25:32 CDT 2006
What graveyards located in South Lawrence County TN (Wolfe Creek
area) are the SISK, BLASINGAME and GILBERT families buried? Looking
for today's area of 1860 census (District 1) era occupancy of these
families. Any info appreciated.
Submitted on Wed Jun 28 09:30:10 CDT 2006
Looking for any listing of my Great-Grandfather. He was listed on
the 1910 Census as residing in Lawrence county Ten at that time. I
am hoping to find out where he might be buried.
Submitted on Tue Jun 20 13:51:37 CDT 2006
I am looking for some of my Great-Grandfathers family his name was
Lonnie C. MABRY Sr. We had family reunions at a shelter by a
Methodist church in Leoma, TN. You went back past a apple orchard
and the church was on the left with the cemetery and the MABRY
shelter was on the right. The SNEED and MABRY families would gather
there for a family reunion every year. I think some of the SNEED
family was from Alabama.
Submitted on Mon Jun 19 06:25:06 CDT 2006
I am searching for information on The Chandler families of Lawrence
Co, TN. and Lauderdale Co, AL.
My gr gr Grandpa BETHEL GREEN CHANDLER b.1817 in GA and d. Lauderdale
Co, AL. wife was MINERVA MORLEY b.1823 TN. d.1893 Laughterdale Co,
AL. their son my gr Grandpa ROBERT LEE CHANDLER b.1866 in Lauderdale
Co, AL. d.1934 in St. Joseph, Lawrence Co, AL. wife, SALLIE DOUGLAS
b. about 1866 in TN, and d. Lawrence Co, TN. married 06 Dec 1887. I
am hoping to find the parerts of Sallie Douglas. I also need to learn
the birthdates of there Children. My Grandpa was JAMES A, CHANDLER b.
Jul 1885 or 1895 in Loretto, Lawrence Co, TN. m. HETTIE CAROLINE
JOHNSON, b. Nov 1899 also in Loretto. d. 03 Mar 1953 in Bragg city,
Pemiscott Co, MO. all buried in a cemetery in Loretto.
Robert & Caroline's children were, JAMES A,GEORGE, HARRISON,
RAYMOND, ARTHUR, ULAH, BETHEL, VELMA, ABBIE and FLOYD, can anyone
help me with census information on these people from the 1880 to 1930
censuses or any other help would be much appriciated.
-- R.R. 294-C , Terlton, OK 74081
Submitted on Fri Jun 16 07:52:22 CDT 2006
Looking for James M. MITCHEL(L), b 1861. Mother's name Kate, b abt
1831 in TN. Family is in 1880 census in Texas, with Kate L. shown as
widow. James died in Texas in 1899.
Submitted on Tue Jun 13 15:39:26 CDT 2006
I am researching my 3rd great grand mother Mary a Weaver, she was
born in Tennesee in abt 1828, she married Robert Weaver in 1849 in
Va, her last name was to have been Polley, Polly, The only Polly I
have found is a John Polly in 1830 Lawrence co Tenn. census... any
help is greatly appreciated
Submitted on Sun Jun 11 16:07:03 CDT 2006
I am looking for the family of William and Betsey WEBB. In 1850,
Betsey was staying with Alfred SMART and William was staying with
Richard SMART both in Campbell County, Kentcuky. Their place of birth
is listed as Tennessee. Both Richard's wife Martha (b abt 1824) and
Alfred's wife Nancy (b abt 1825) were born in Tennessee as well. I am
sure there is a connection between the WEBBs and these SMARTs, but I
cannot find them. William went on to marry Isabella SMART June 18,
1851 in Campbell County, KY. I am unsure of where in Tennessee these
people come from. Can anyone help me?
Submitted on Sun Jun 11 12:09:36 CDT 2006
I understand that there is a GIBBS reunion each year in July. Does
anyone know when that might be and/or where? A cousin mentioned
returning from one in an e-mail last year.
-- PO Bx 34554, San Antonio, TX 782654554
Submitted on Fri Jun 2 08:03:12 CDT 2006
Alfred POUNDERS and Susan DUNKLE were married in Giles County, TN on
Jan 9, 1868. They are listed on the 1870 census for Lawrence County,
8th Civil District with four month old daughter, Martha. My
grandmother, Elizabeth Mae, "Lizzie" was born and Susanna died
sometime between 1871 and 1880. (It is unknown if both events
happened at the same time.) The 1880 census shows Alfred "Alf" in
Colbert County, Alabama with a new wife. I can find no record of
Susanna's death or my grandmother's birth. Any information at all
would be greatly appreciated.
Submitted on Sun May 28 18:06:49 CDT 2006
I'am looking for any information on Manchester Weatherford.
He married Mollie Wotten in Lawrence co. December 24th 1865
Submitted on Mon May 29 00:24:08 CDT 2006
Seeking information on Richard Allen HALE, MD, born in Tennessee in
1831 and died in Caddo Parish, Louisiana. Richard married an
Elizabeth MCGUIRE. His brother, George Washington HALE was born in
October 1816 in Tennessee and died in Caddo Parish, Louisiana in
1887. He married Virginia CARTER. It is possible that these two
brothers were born and/or lived in Davidson County, Tennessee.
-- 3700 McCann Road Apt#112, Longview, TX 75605
Submitted on Mon May 29 20:44:29 CDT 2006
Shepherd Dowden (1856-1930) m/Jennie Babcock in Ohio. Mid 1880's they
left for Tn. Jennie died 1899-1901 in possibly Lawrenceburg area.
Shepherd is buried in Gravel Hill, but I cannot find where Jennie is
buried. His second wife Martha Goble I have some info on.
Wondering if anyone has any connection or info to Jennie Babcock
-- 421 S. West Ave , Sidney, OH 45365
Submitted on Sun May 28 07:56:42 CDT 2006
My husband is descended from James Boyd CABLER born in 1832 location
unknown and died in 1906 in Lauderdale County, AL. He married twice
- once to Sarah E. Kellam in 1858 and to Sarah E. Forsyth - 1863 -
both times in Maury County, TN. He also enlisted in Maury County. I
believe him to be descended from the Columbia Cabler Family, perhaps
from one of the lesser-known children, as I have remained unable
trace him to his parents. I also believe that these two wives may
have been the same person. Perhaps she remarried briefly during the
war, believing him to be dead.?? He had a son by one of these women
named John Morgan Cabler. He later brought John Morgan with him to
Lauderdale County. Any info would be appreciated.
Wendy Joyce Cabler
-- 25744 County Road 14, Florence, AL 35633
Submitted on Mon May 22 23:20:47 CDT 2006
There were lots of CREWS/CRUSE/CRUZE families in Lawrence Co.,maybe
someone will know something about my family. My gggrandparents were
Benj.H. CREWS and Ruth Elizabeth STRANGE (b:1838 Va.(parents were
Thomas & Nancy b:Va). They married Nov. 1855 in Knox Co.. They had
one daughter, Florence b:abt.1857,Roane Co. In Aug,1858 Ruth married
William H. LETSINGER in Roane Co., they had one son,William H. Jr..
My problem is that I don't know what happened to Benjamin-did he die
or did they divorce? Florence indicated on census reports that her
father was born in Tn.,the only Benjamin I found born Tn., and near
the age of Ruth was in Monroe Co.(1850) with his parents,Toliver and
Alvira both b:abt.1810,N.C.. Benjamin was 20 his sister Elizabeth was
15, David 12, Thomas 8, Toliver 7 and Alvira 5, all born Tn.. My
ggrandmother, Florence left no evidence of ever being married she had
a daughter Lossie, my grandfather William Omar, Edward M. and Thomas
O'Conner. I have all of their death certificates and they list thei
Linda Cruze Bankston
-- 529 Russell Rd., Ft. Worth, TX 76140
Submitted on Sat May 20 21:22:56 CDT 2006
I am looking for any information on Frank(lin) James b. 1837 d. bef
1920 and Elizabeth J. James b. Dec 1856. They have the following
children: Frank (b. 6 mar 1888), Rosa Bell ( 1876-1954), Charles
Davies (b. 19 dec 1879) and Mary (b. Feb 1899). I believe Elizabeth
may be Eliza Gilbert, found marriage for Franklin James and Eliza
Gilbert, 1 apr 1875. Thank you in advance for any info.
Submitted on Thu May 18 05:34:35 CDT 2006
I am looking for info on my great-grandmother's family. Her maiden
name was Sara Cottrell. She was born March 12,1845 in Lawrence, Tn.
The only other information I have about her family (until she
married) is her father's name may be Samuel and her mother's name may
be Elizabeth. If you have any information about her mother's or
father's families, I would appreciate it. I'm looking forward to
hearing from ya'll soon.
-- PO Box 81, Point, TX 75472
Submitted on Thu May 18 12:39:57 CDT 2006
My family lived in Leoma, TN a few years about 1895 to 1810. Looking
for Marriage, Divorce, Deeds and birth records for Milton J. Goode
married Huldah Christine WALKER about 1906 at Leoma, Lawrence Co. TN.
A daughter was born to this couple named Lydia Mary Ann Goode, on
November 2, 1907. At least two Deeds selling farm land were made
around this time by this couple. Also Washington Cleveland POWELL
married Martha Elizabeth WALKER about 1905 to 1908; A Death
certificate for an elderly woman, Elizabeth WALKER, who lived with a
son, James WALKER and his wife, Mary, and would have signed the death
certificate around the turn of this century. Elizabeth was widow of
William Walker who died in North Alabama earlier. I appreciate
receiving a response. Thank you, Laverne Moody
-- 2110 Barkley Bridge Road SW, Hartselle, AL 35640
Submitted on Sun May 7 20:48:26 CDT 2006
Looking for info regarding family of William Earl King. He was born
June 14, 1900(could be a little later) Had sisters named: Ruth
Cooper, Sue Rivers and Christine Aylor. Also had 2 brothers: Tom and
Alvin. Mother was married more than once. He was married to Ruth
Brocklesby on Sept 4, 1904. They lived in Massachusetts and had 3
children(Robert, Donald and Marjorie). Any information would be
Submitted on Thu May 4 11:55:32 CDT 2006
J.H.FRITH born march 11,1851 died august 1,1925 in
Vernon,Tx.Wilbarger co.sonTHOMAS WILSON FRITH BORN NOV.18,1886 where
i do not know.died august 25 1960. married MATTIE MAE BURKS 1905.She
was born may18,1887 died in vernon tx.wilbarger co. august
17,1975.this is all i know about them. thank you
-- 2304 Wood, Vernon, TX 76384
Submitted on Tue May 2 12:00:07 CDT 2006
Looking for info on Matt Polk married Lillie Spears/Finney in 1913.
His father H L polk married Margarett(no last name) and 2nd Bette
Gouch. Parlee Kilburn and Monroe Spears /Finney married in 1890
Looking for anything on the Polk side. Need everthing on Parlee's
side. All were born in Lawrence co.
Submitted on Sun Apr 30 16:58:17 CDT 2006
I am seeking information about and photographs of the Enochs family
of the Waterloo Road/Spring Creek area of Lawrence County. The family
members were: David, Elizabeth, John, Sarah, Tom, Harvey, Katherine,
Wallis(or Willis), Joe, George (called "Wash"), Pearl (the former
Pearl Lee), Ruth, Rachel, Harold, Stella, Myrtle, Goldie, Maylene,
and Woodrow. Thank you!
Submitted on Tue Apr 18 14:32:41 CDT 2006
It is Regina Lambert I sent you a small copy of a Nancy Ward photo
several years ago.
Do you remember?? I have couple of questions and I know you know
Submitted on Sun Apr 23 02:54:28 CDT 2006
Looking for information on my grandparents ROY CLEVELAND HARDIN died
in 1939 married MADDIE ROGERS of maury county she died in 1958.Would
like to know who their parents were. they lived in lawrenceburg. They
had a son my grandfather named ROY ROGERS HARDIN and I think 3
daughters MILDRED HILDA and MARY ? I have been told my great
grandparents my grandfather and 1 great great grandparent are buried
in a cemetary in lawrencburg would like the name of cemetary also.Any
information you could supply me would be greatly appreciated.I can be
reached at email@example.com thank you.
-- 2035 Timothy Road Apt. I106, athens, GA 30606
Submitted on Sat Apr 15 12:12:25 CDT 2006
I am looking for any information on Etta ADAIR, FAULKNER, SUTHERLAND
and her children: Ruby, Liler, Lavern, Beron and Cora Lee (all are
FAULKNERS)that may be available to me. She is my great grandmother
and I have limited stories and would like to put them to facts if
possible as her daughter, my grandmother just recently passed away
and no other link to that part of my family exists. I know there is
a connection with Leoma and Loretta. Her children were born in
Loretta and she is buried in Centerpoint Cemetery. I am not local, I
live in Minnesota. Is there anyone who knows anything that they are
willing to share. Thank you kindly, Tanya Lund
-- 410 North 84th Avenue West, Duluth, MN 55807
Submitted on Thu Apr 6 23:06:26 CDT 2006
I am in search of the Lindsey Family Tree from Leoma, Tennesse. My
grandmother Delvina was a Lindsey and I don't have much info on her
side of the family though I did attend a family reunion there about
10 years ago, however my being young, I wasn't interested in the
family history then which I regret now. She was born around 1923 or
1924. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
-- 100 NW 23rd Avenue Unit 1605 , Ocala, FL 34475
Submitted on Thu Apr 6 14:54:50 CDT 2006
Looking for any info on Snow family's living in this area from the
1800's and on Especially looking for William Eligah Snow b 1870 John
F Snow and james Snow.
Submitted on Sun Apr 2 22:10:21 CDT 2006
-- P.O. Box 624 , Troy, AL 36081
Submitted on Thu Mar 30 00:05:21 CST 2006
I am looking for info on the "Smith Mines" in Lawrence County's Long
-- 118 Waterloo Rd., Lawrenceburg, TN 38464
Submitted on Tue Mar 28 16:56:23 CST 2006
Searching for information on my great grand father[General Harrison
Stiles] b/d 11-22-1888 d/ 1-20-1946 . His wife Betty Ann Frankiln b/d
7-1890 d/ 12-29-1974. They had 4 daughters. 2 sons
Submitted on Tue Mar 28 10:46:56 CST 2006
I am looking for information on the Christian family, more
specifically Mahala Christian. She was my ggg grandmother. Rumor in
the family is that she was part Native American. Any information
would be greatly appreciated.
Submitted on Fri Mar 24 19:07:37 CST 2006
I research the GOAD family of Lawrence and Maury counties and
elsewhere. Nelly Goad appeared on the 1840 census for Lawrence County
with a number of children but did not appear in 1850. Several of her
likely children were with other families in 1850 Maury County and
several married there ;names were Sarah, Mary, Lucetta("Lucity")
Newton. Martha. There were many other Goads in Maury but it is the
family of Nelly that is a roadblock. - Ken
Submitted on Fri Mar 24 10:00:17 CST 2006
MCCLURE, William J born on or about 1840 in Tennessee location
unknown. Moved to Missouri between 1848 and 1850 exact location
unknown. I am looking to build on this part of the family tree.
-- 116 South Forest Dr, Havelock, NC 28532
Submitted on Thu Mar 23 17:37:37 CST 2006
Looking for information on Joel Gilbert Gower who was born 14 Feb
1879 in Lawrence Co. to George Washington Gower and Jurancy Elizabeth
Submitted on Sat Mar 18 22:07:40 CST 2006
Lawrence Co. Marriage Record
Stephen Stewart md Mattie Lane 10 Apr 1882.
I have been unable to find any census with Stephen Stewart or Mattie
Lane in Lawrence co. I did find a Stephen & Sintha Stewart with 3
sons in adjoining Wayne county . One son is Stephen and the correct
age to have married. Mattie was widowed with 4 children by 1910
living in Ridgley, Lake, Tn. Would anyone have any information on
this young couple? I believe they are my great grandparents.
Submitted on Sun Mar 19 14:25:15 CST 2006
I am looking for any kin or information on the birth of Gipsey York
born 5-31-1941 to Dewey York and Hattie Mae Smith in Loretta,
Lawrence Co., Tennessee.
Submitted on Fri Mar 17 21:08:10 CST 2006
Looking for the date of death and location of grave. Our guess is
that Jesse died about 1857.
Submitted on Sat Mar 11 14:28:56 CST 2006
Is this James and Edney Roper's youngest child, Sarah M. Roper
married James Martin Hill, 28 Jan 1869 in Lawrence Co., TN? I found
them on Ancestry.com, but can't find who turned it in. Sarah died 17
Mar 1917, Ennis, Ellis Co., Texas. J. M. Hill died 11 Feb 1910,
Ennis, Ellis Co., Texas. For a list of children email me at
Submitted on Fri Mar 10 20:48:59 CST 2006
I am looking for any information on either John M. Cabler born in
1829 around Maury Co. Tn or on James Boyd Cabler's birth around 1833.
I believe these two men to be brothers but can find nothing
regarding their parents. Please email me if you have info on their
parents...as I have the info I need on later life.
Wendy Joyce Cabler
Submitted on Thu Mar 9 18:44:49 CST 2006
Rev John Lord (Laird) Burnsborn 1856, I belived is part of my family
line, Who was his parents? The Laird Family Line came out Of Pa via
before splitting up some to Ky,Miss,Mo and Tex. Need any help. John
was in Polk Co as late as 1883.
-- 11341 S Viewpointe Way, Yuma, AZ 85367
Submitted on Thu Mar 9 15:46:55 CST 2006
Looking for any infor on John/Elizabeth Hight, also any infor on
Wiley and Benety Parks
Submitted on Mon Mar 6 12:23:48 CST 2006
Looking for any information on the name HILLHOUSE. This was on my
Mother's side of the family and not much known here. Thanks,
Submitted on Sat Mar 4 11:30:58 CST 2006
As a Sons of Confederate Member, I am wanting to find any information
on WILLIAM GILES LUMPKINS and the 9th Tenn Calvary ( Biffle ) wayne
Submitted on Sat Mar 4 11:29:02 CST 2006
James B. TURNER died at Monterey, Mexico, 1846. Company I, First
Tennessee Volunteers. Apparently not a resident of Lawrence County,
but his name is on war monument there. Where was Company I formed?
Is there any record of relatives or widow available? I believe he may
be my great-great grandfather, and am seeking more confirmation.
-- P.O Box 112, Morongo Valley, CA 92256
Submitted on Wed Mar 1 23:06:20 CST 2006
I'm doing research on the families of John Elias Buie, William C.
Taylor, Nancy Jane Weatherly, Missouri C. Brock. I'll exchange
information with other researchers.
Submitted on Fri Feb 24 07:29:20 CST 2006
Looking for any info on the McCAUSE surname. There was 2 families
that lived in Tn. WHA McCAUSE b.1821 and Andrew McCAUSE b. 1823. Both
families moved to Mo. before 1860.
Submitted on Wed Feb 22 01:32:58 CST 2006
Hi I am looking for info on Mary Jane Counts bn abt 1827 Tn married
Charles Wilcox abt 1845 Al, was in Ms.then into Sevier co Ar,then
Polk co AR.
I think her father is Henry Counts bn 1794 were In Lawerence co Tn.
they wind up in Polk co Ar where Mary and Charles are .I have a pic
of her she looked indian,her daughter really did.
Submitted on Tue Feb 14 14:00:07 CST 2006
I am looking for ANY information about my great-grandfather, Monroe
He was born in Tenn on 11 Jul 1854. I do not know which county or his
mother's or father's name. On the Ark census he lists they were from
-- 144 Holm Rd. #117, Watsonville, CA 95076
Submitted on Mon Feb 13 23:17:55 CST 2006
I Would like to know more about William Herman COFFMAN who was
murdered in Lawrence Co. TN in 1857. William Herman COFFMAN was
married to Rebecca PETTY.Rebecca PETTY came on the Petty wagon train
to Pope Co. Arkansas after her husband was killed. The way I
understand it William Herman COFFMAN was mistaken for a brother I
would like to know his brothers name too. Thanks
-- 300 Holly Leaf RD, Clinton, AR 72031
Submitted on Sun Feb 12 08:00:30 CST 2006
Looking for the family of John & Martha Williamson. Their son Richard
born 12-12-1772 Vir. and Died 1-21-1852 Tn.
Richard married Nancy Critchlow 4-4-1807 Tn. Richard & Nancy
children were Nancy, she married a Dotson., Thomas, Henry C. born
2-9-2809 & died in 1830, he was married to Elizabeth L. James, and
Richard W. born 10-9-1814. If any of these could be a part of ypur
family I would like to exchange info..
-- 67 Hidden Valley Circle, McMinnnville, TN 37110
Submitted on Thu Feb 9 22:51:59 CST 2006
Looking for Parents of Thomas J. Kidd, born 1854, Tennessee.
Submitted on Sat Feb 4 21:18:18 CST 2006
I've bought a quilt made by a Mary SURATT from Lawrenceburg Tn.
According to daughter-in-law (who sold it-) Mary was born in 1901 and
moved to Michigan sometime around 1940. Anybody out there know more
about her? Many thanks-
Submitted on Wed Feb 1 15:40:52 CST 2006
Seeking cemetery and/or death record of Robert Franklin GUTTERY
buried in the Second Creek Cemetery (Primitive Baptist) near
Bonnertown, Lawrence County, TN.
Mr. Layne A. Holley
Submitted on Fri Jan 27 22:42:56 CST 2006
Does anyone have information in the 1860 era of the WOLFE CREEK
Community of Lawrence County? I know the mail was delivered out of
Green Hill, Alabama. Any information is of great value. What road(s)
was used to travel to Hohenwald and Hickman County (Coble & Only
Submitted on Fri Jan 27 19:58:17 CST 2006
Searching records about 1900 for Elizabeth WALKER b. 1845, who may
have died in Leoma; marriage and divorce of Hulda WALKER, b. 1873 and
Milton GOODE (or Good)in Leoma. Thank You
Submitted on Wed Jan 25 08:56:27 CST 2006
I am looking for MEYER, MIRE, MYERS the name has been spelled many
different ways. I am looking for Info on Joseph MEYER married to Mary
Submitted on Mon Jan 23 00:51:41 CST 2006
I'm looking for relatives of Jno & Annie Weever or Sherman Hiestand
of Henryville I believe. Sherman Hiestand was born in 1885 passed on
1976. The Weevers would be earlier than 1885 probably an aunt to
Sherman. Some how I have acquired pictures of this family, and I do
not believe they are in my tree. Please email if you have and
knowledge of this family. They may have a tie to Lewis County but I
havent found much. Thank you.
Submitted on Wed Jan 18 16:01:54 CST 2006
MY FAMILY HISTORY HAS BECOME LOST AND I KNOW SOME OF MY FAMILY NEARLY
100 YEARS BACK WAS BORN IN EASTERN TENNESSE I AM NOT SURE WHICH
Submitted on Mon Jan 16 21:41:07 CST 2006
My great-uncle "Billy", William Martin, PRICE lived near and owned
land just south of Loretto, TN. He also had a small parcell of land
just south of the TN/AL border in Lauderdale Co. AL.
His picture was on the front page of The Democr-, the Lawrenceburg,
TN paper, on May 21, 1954, in clelbration of his 100th birthday.
Under the picture it is stated "his grandparents came from Ireland".
They were Martin A. and Rachiel PRICE. It also states that "He was
born and has lived within five miles of his preaent home in this
county, near Loretto".
I am trying to find information concerning Martin A. PRICE. Rachiel
was living in Lauderdale Co., AL at the time of the 1860 Census,
however, Martin was not listed as living with her. Any information
concerning the death date and burial place of Martin will be greatly
Submitted on Mon Jan 16 14:34:48 CST 2006
Looking for information on Althenia (Elizabeth?) HARRIS that married
Wilson SCOTT. She may have died about 1869 in Poss, Lawrence Co., TN.
Had a daughter named Althenia Elizabeth Harris SCOTT. Any information
Submitted on Sat Jan 14 14:05:56 CST 2006
I am searching for information on George William Paine/Payne and
Sarah E. Wa(l)ters. According to their gravemarkers, he was born
in 1855 and she in 1863. It is, at this point, unknown exactly where
they came from before living in Lawrence Co., TN..
They were residing in the 15th district, which I assume is the West
Point area. I have their Death Certificates, but they do not hold the
answers to any questions. It's almost as if they had something to
hide or were very illiterate.
There is a Sarah E. Waters in Dist 15, Lawrence county in 1880.
Daughter of John & Jane Waters, age 23 born GA. Father born Arkansas,
mother born Tennessee. But this is not the right age to be Sarah.
In that same district is a George Paine age 28 but his
birthplaces say England. He's the only Payne/Paine in Lawrence county
in 1880. And, this is not right for his age either.
In 1880 he would have been 25 and she 17, IF the dates on the
gravemarkers are correct.
ANYONE able to shed some light on these two, P
Submitted on Tue Jan 10 10:27:15 CST 2006
LIKE TO HEAR FROM ANYONE WHO MAY KNOW ABOUT THE HUNT;S FAMILY. FROM
LAWRENCE CO,TN. STARTING WITH DANIEL HUNT B,1794 NORTH CAROLINA
WHO MARRIED CHARLOTTE,SMITH. THEIR SON JOSEPH B, 1826 IS MY LINE.
JOSEPH MARRIED NICY,LAVINA AND ONE OF THEIR SON;S WAS ARCHIBALD
CARROLL,HUNT BORN B, MAY 1845 LAWRENCE CO TN. MARRIED SARAH
RODA,HOUSE, ARCHY AND SARAH HAD SEVERL CHLDREN ONE OF WHICH WAS MY
GRANDPA ANDREW, HUNT BORN 1878 HARDIN CO TN OR LAWRENCE CO,TN. IT
SEEM ARCHY DIED ABT 1909 AND SO DID ANDREW THEIR SON. ANDREW GOT
KILLED ABT 1909 BY TEAM OF HORES;S SO I DO WONDER IF MAYBE ARCHY
WAS WITH ANDREW AND HE ALSO GOT KILLED . BECAUSE THEY BOTH DIED 1909.
ANDREW,HUNT MARRIED ELLA,DAVIS COULD BE DAVIDSON B, ABT 1877
HARDIN CO TN. ANDREW AND ELLA HAD ONE CHILD MY MOTHER CORA
ELIZABETH,HUNT B, DEC 24,1908 SAVANNAH,TN. LIKE TO HEAR FROM
ANYONE WHO MAY KNOW THIS FAMILY. THANK'S LETHA,APRRISH/
-- 913 WOOD ST, LATROBE, PA 15650
Submitted on Fri Dec 30 15:47:46 CST 2005
I am searching for Mary Douglas STAGGS parents, Mary married William
F. WHITWORTH on 18th June 1885 in Lawrence County, Tn. Mary was born
on 28th January 1848 in Tn and died 31st August 1915 in Texas
(probably in Johnson County, Tx.
I believe Mary had one daughter, Ora Ethel before she married William
F. WHITWORTH. Ora Ethel was born 13 Sept 1882 in Lawrence County,
Mary Ann Million
-- 1455 B CR 2008, Glen Rose, TX 76043
Submitted on Wed Dec 28 06:19:36 CST 2005
looking for a CRUMLEY male born somewhere around 1880 or later in
Tennesse. We have no county or town. He would have married an
Elizabeth (?). Bessie was Cherokee Indian. Her second husband would
have been a SURRIDGE. We knew her as Bessie SURRIDGE. She had three
sons, James Hugh, Steve, and Sam. She moved from Tennessee to
Oklahoma in the early 1900s.
-- 643 S 14 Street, Seward, NE 68434
Submitted on Tue Dec 27 16:59:11 CST 2005
On the 1820 Lawerence, TN census, there is a William Rickman listed
with 11 people in the
household. Can anyone tell me anything about this family. I think
this is possibly my gg
grandfather. I don't know how to find info on the early census
records. I know that my gg
grandfather married and moved to Lauderdale County, Alabama. I am
trying to find William
parents and sibling. There is a possibility that maybe that he is
related to a Benjamin
Rickman who was in Lawerence County on the 1850 Census. Thanks for
all your help.
Submitted on Tue Dec 27 10:22:20 CST 2005
Looking for William Jasper ADAIR's marriage to Annie Bell JACKSON and
proof of the name William Jasper ADAIR. Also anything on the Frank
KING family all of Lawrwnce and Wayne counties.
Submitted on Sun Dec 25 13:40:55 CST 2005
I am researching Wes and Josie Trimmer. Would appreciate any help.
Submitted on Fri Dec 16 16:50:00 CST 2005
Looking for information on Capt. Samuel smith, father of Francis c.
Smith that married Sarah Lane daughter of William and Winnifred Lane.
Robert M. Smith
Submitted on Mon Dec 12 16:41:32 CST 2005
I am trying to locate information regarding the family of Giles
Lester and ? Speakman. They were married and lived in Lawrenceburg
during the late 1800s. One of their children was Lula Caldonia
Submitted on Wed Dec 14 09:13:53 CST 2005
Seeking information regarding Martha A. Ishum/Isom who was the
daughter of Charles & Mary (Warnett or Barnett) Ishum/Isom. Martha
was born in 1840 in TN (still searching for the county possibly
Carroll) and her father
Charles was born in NC 1800, mother TN around 1810 and was Cherokee
on her mother's side. Martha married James B. Lookadoo in 1856 in
Clark County, AR and she had four sons with him. James died around
the middle 1860s and Martha ended up with an Atlas P. Dunn b. 1851
GA. They homesteaded in AR and then moved into Oklahoma, then Indian
Territory in about 1885. They had three girls and maybe a son.
Martha disappears after that time and we are trying to find if anyone
knows anything at all about her Native American genealogy. Anyone
who knew of Mary Barnett/Warnett possibly Barnes, please contact us.
Submitted on Mon Nov 21 21:37:34 CST 2005
EMMA, BLAN, JOBE
Submitted on Tue Nov 22 11:50:32 CST 2005
Looking for any information on Dorsan (or Dorse) Dye and Martha
Haynes Dye and related families. He was born 1865,GA, she in 1868.
They are buried in Brace Cemetery in Lawrence County, TN. Need
cemetery listing and any information about this family. Martha was my
Submitted on Thu Nov 17 07:59:23 CST 2005
I am looking for the father of James William Massey b. 12-1859,
married Mary Kirk b. 03-1863, parents of William B 1887, Annie b.
1889, Lula or Lou Massey b. 2-1892 , And James b. 1899. Lula married
Herman Gibbons abt 1924. Lula died in 1929 after childbirth. Her
children were Georgia Louise and Mary Evelyn Gibbons. I received this
info from my mother-in-law, (Georgia Louise) and also from 1900 and
1910 census. I suspect James Massey's father to be Richard Andrew
Massey Jr b. 1835, married Nellie White and Mary Lou Kirk Holden. Can
anyone verify this? Thanks so much. Georgia Louise Gibbons was also
the granddaughter of James Quincy Gibbons and Pamphelia Hale. I am
searching for James Quincy's father's name too. His father was born
in Virginia and married Agnes, who later married a Johnson, after
Janice Hughes Talley
-- 306 SE 8th, Plainview, TX 79072
Submitted on Sat Nov 19 20:02:03 CST 2005
Looking for information on Henry D. LITTREAL who was born about 1842
in TN. His first wife was Elizabeth J. HOLLOWAY in AL and his second
wife was Alice Belle HACKER married in AR, but according to the
information on ancestry.com, when they married she was going by the
name of Alice B. DALTON, as she had been married 3 times prior to
Henry. I'm interrested in knowing who his parents were, where they
came from, and anything else. Any help would be greatly appreciated
and thank you in advance.
Submitted on Mon Nov 14 00:57:17 CST 2005
I am trying to seek information on my grandfather, Lt. Arthur Taylor
Lindsey, killed in action at Omaha beach D-Day 1944. Should there be
any descendants of his family who have any details or information
about him, I would be most grateful if you could contact me.
Submitted on Sat Nov 12 10:15:21 CST 2005
I descend from Wm.P Allen who stow away on the wagon train of Capt.
Carroll ( I think Carroll might be N.A. Carroll). N. A. Carroll came
to Texas in 1872. Wm. Allen came to Tx. same year. My gg
grandfather. William Pirtle Allen told family he was From Love Co.,
TN.. There is and never was a Love Co., TN.
At 12-13 yers of age, he should have known his parents/siblings
names. But, he never gave that information. Maybe suspect?
Both, Newton Addison Carrell, and Wm. Pirtle Allen were in Ellis Co,
and Dallas Co., TX.
I am trying to find his Allen family in TN., which is quite
difficult. I suspect he is from Lawrence Co., TN. I KNOW that Newton
Addison Carrell is. Wm. P. Allen was supposed to have lived with Capt. N.A. Carrell for a
while after coming to Tx.. William Pirtle named his son, William
Addison Allen. I suspect after himself (William ) and Capt. Carrell.(Addison)
He should be listed in 1860, and 1870 cenus, as about 2 & 12 years of
age. Dissappearing in following census.
If anyone as
Submitted on Tue Nov 8 23:36:51 CST 2005
Looking for information about M.P. Tucker(1850-1895)??? who had a son
named Eddie Branton Tucker. b. 1888 d. 1971
Opal Tucker Uphoff
Submitted on Tue Nov 8 18:33:29 CST 2005
This is a really weird story but,I grew up with the last name of
STAGGS. Now I find out that my grand father was full blooded
cherokee and "took" the name STAGGS from a man he worked for in
Florence, Alabama. My grand father was born in Lawrenceburg, Tn. I
think. Has anyone heard of Charlie Staggs of Florence, Alabama?
Submitted on Tue Nov 8 17:19:03 CST 2005
Looking for info about Roy Walker, born in Lawrenceburg, TN
4-13-1893. He played Major League Baseball in Cleveland in 1915 & St.
Louis in 1921. According to official baseball info he died in New
Orleans 2-10-1962. Thanks
Submitted on Mon Oct 31 16:17:54 CST 2005
SOURCE: TENNESSEANS IN THE CIVIL WAR, PVT.ROBERT ALLEN, WAS IN THE
IVE'S 54TH TN Infantry Regiment shows that John D. IVES men were from
the Lawrence County area. They enrolled Nov 30 1861, Lawrenceburg.
They mustered in at Nashville Feb. 5,1862, this group became company
with 48th Nixon's. Robert ALLEN ws a prisoner of war at Camp
Douglas, Il. In Aug 1, 1862,. I have checked other sources to make
sure this is my ggrandfather, from Wayne County,TN., The state tells
me that this information does not fully answer my questions about
what happened to my ancestor, it does at least let me know that he
was taken prisoner and became a Prisoner of War at Camp Douglas, IL.
I would like more identification, it could be any Robert ALLEN.
Why would he come to Lawrence County when he lived in Wayne
If he did enroll in Lawrence Co., would there be a record in Lawrence
Joyce A. Luna
Submitted on Sun Oct 30 20:08:56 CST 2005
Do you have any information on William Conway that was born in
Lawrence County Tn. I think he was born 1891 I am not sure. Any
information would be appreciated. Do you have any information on
William Flynn also.
Submitted on Wed Oct 26 11:37:54 CDT 2005
Looking for a child RAY who was born after the 1900 census and died
before the 1910 census in Lawrence Co., TN. He/she would have been
born in Lawrence Co., TN to Robert Cicero (Bob) RAY and Darcus
Elizabeth (Lizzie) (Thompson) RAY. Robert RAY is buried at Ethridge
Cemetery and perhaps so is their child. Any help would be
appreciated! I've looked on the Ethridge Cemetery listing on-line
for any RAYs buried there and the listing only goes to the "D's"????
Submitted on Tue Oct 25 16:39:31 CDT 2005
any information that is listed from birth which would be around 1950
Submitted on Tue Oct 18 08:10:25 CDT 2005
I WOULD LIKE SOME INFORMATION ON MY GREAT GREAT GRAND FATHER
THOMAS JACOB ROBERTS AND MARTHA DOYAL HIS WIFE THEY LIVE IN
TENNESSEE HE WAS BORN IN 1801 IN VIRGINIA
Submitted on Wed Oct 12 06:52:12 CDT 2005
Looking for SMITH, William Frank; son SMITH, Henson son SMITH,
Denson; wife Yarbrough, Vinnie; sons of Henson, SMITH, Lester SMITH,
Iverson Pike; wife of Henson SMITH, Luella If you have any
information on any of these please let me know.
-- 45 Hickory Hills, Anniston, AL 36206
Submitted on Wed Oct 12 13:53:18 CDT 2005
My father was Wesley Blane Roberson 1889-1957, son of John Roberson
(1848 - 1917 ) & Savannah Townsend ( 1855 - 1943). Lived on Indian
Creek, later moved to Lawrence Co. My father was one of eleven
children, would like to locate decendants.
Submitted on Fri Oct 7 19:53:13 CDT 2005
I am looking for Bright Star, (Native Americans) with a lot of
listed. I cant seem to find the site.
Thank you in advance
Submitted on Thu Oct 6 07:15:15 CDT 2005
My great grandfather was John William Wisdom. I have been told that
the 1850 Census shows that he lived in Lawrence Co at the age of 3.
His father was Elijah Wisdom and I was told that he was a lawyer in
that county. I've always believed that he came from Ky to the
Livingston area but now I have to wonder. Does anyone out there know
anything about him?
Submitted on Wed Oct 5 15:24:18 CDT 2005
My grandfather(James Shelton ALLEN) was buried in Barnesville
Commuinity Cemetery, he died 1920. His son James "Russell" ALLEN,
was born in 1900 and he was 20 yrs of age when his father died. No
name is on the grave, because they could not afford a marker. We only
know the he is buried there because Russell ALLEN told me 2 years
before he died. He showed me where Shell ALLEN was buried and there
was a rock on the spot. Of course, it is gone now. Is there any way
that I could get a record of his death? OR, names be placed at the
Church when a person dies, they did not do this and they have no
records of deaths at the Church.
Cemetery at Barnesville Baptist Freewill Church.
Joyce A. Luna
Joyce A. Luna
-- 1505 Springboro Rd. Apt 7, Cookeville, TN 38506-4928
Submitted on Tue Sep 27 20:55:59 CDT 2005
-- 25 Percheron Drive, York, PA 17402
Submitted on Wed Sep 14 15:45:18 CDT 2005
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