Lawrence County, Tennessee Queries
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Looking for any information on Ida Virginia Gray. She was born
somewhere around Lawrence County or surrounding counties 4/1/1848 and
died 11/1918 at one of her son's, Ernest Newton. She married a
William Isaac Newton, his father believed to be from the New York
area. Ida is a possible cousin to Sarah Lucinda Gray, she married
James C. Lemay.
Submitted on Wed Jun 30 21:08:01 EDT 1999
Looking for info about James Wise, born VA abt. 1785. on census of
1812 of Lawrence Co. prepared by D. Crockett. worked on Waterloo Rd.
(Court record). moved to Lincoln Co.(Mulberry Creek) 1830. died
Lincoln Co., 1848. children David, Matthew Levi, Thomas Manual,
William Rily, Louisa, Mahala, Elizabeth, Elender, James Wesley.
-- 1200 S. Montgomery St., Starkville, MS 39759
Submitted on Mon Jun 28 17:27:16 EDT 1999
Seeking information on a William CALLAHAN and a W. T. CALLAHAN listed
in the Lawrence Co. TN census of 1860. Possibly connected to John
CALLAHAN who died in Giles Co. cir 1836.
-- 4499 St. Stephen's Church Rd., Gold Hill, NC 28071
Submitted on Mon Jun 28 14:58:56 EDT 1999
I am researching the BRADBURNS and HOPKINS and would be most
interested in hearing from others researching the same. James
BRADBURN was born Dec. 28, 1834 and died July 14, 1906.His wife,
Lavina HOPKINS BRADBURN was born 26 May, 1834. They are both buried
in Summertown. Any help would be appreciated.
Fran Bradburn Henley
Submitted on Mon Jun 28 00:42:44 EDT 1999
Searching for information for the ancestors and descendants of
James M. Archer born Aug 22, 1833 in Lawrence County, Tn. Please
email if you have information. would be most happy to share.
Harvey B. Martin, Jr,
Submitted on Sun Jun 27 20:25:26 EDT 1999
FISHER, DAVIS, DUBOIS: I am interested in finding the ancestors of
Thomas FISHER b. abt 1833. He married Mary J. DAVIS Sep.28,1862 in
Lawrence Co., TN. They had a daughter, Nancy Isabell FISHER (twin of
John Anderson FISHER)b. Sep. 16,1872. Nancy married Andrew Thomas
DUBOIS. I will gladly share the information that I have.
-- 26555 US Hwy 72 E, Athens, AL 35613
Submitted on Sun Jun 27 13:15:04 EDT 1999
Researching William Burris who lived in Lawrence County, TN in the
first part of the 1800s. Married to Catherine Davis (second
marriage). Any info? P.S. Married about 1835 or 36.
Submitted on Sat Jun 26 21:45:50 EDT 1999
I am looking for information on the HADDOCK line in Tennessee. My
great-great-great grandfather James Haddock is buried in Wayne Co.
I am also seeking any information on Herbert Calvin Haddock who died
in 1968 and is buried in Lawrenceburg, TN. Any help on this will be
Robert L. Haddock
Submitted on Wed Jun 23 14:13:42 EDT 1999
My name is Jerry L. Jordan and I live in San Marcos, Texas. I am
searching for my GGG Grandmother SARAH MALISSA BRESHEARS. She was
born in Lawrence Co. on March 9, 1836. She was married to my GGG
Grandfather WILLIAM NEWTON JORDAN on January 17, 1856. They moved to
I believe Dallas County, Missouri, as that is where I lose them in
1850 census and only recently found out that she was born in Middle
Tennessee. I would appreciate any information on her and her family.
Iam willing to share any information I have on her decendents after
1840. Thank you very much. Please feel free to email me.
Submitted on Tue Jun 22 21:57:22 EDT 1999
JOHN A.GALLOWAY, W.J.C.(COOLEY)BURNS and his wife Sarah J. DICKEY,
LUTHER ALVIS CHURCHWELL AND BILL RASPBERRY , his daughter Rebecca/
The Churchwells lived in Topsy, Tenn> All these families went to
Texas, John Galloway bor sep 5, 1864. Any information about these
families & parents will be apreciated. Minnie Ethel Galloway grew up
in Topsy in a house with a dog run which may still be there. Thanks
Submitted on Mon Jun 21 19:16:28 EDT 1999
Any information anyone has on the WILLIS's of Lawrence Co. would be
greatly appreciated. Looking for information on William Rufus WILLIS
born Iron City, TN on May 18, 1862. First wife: K. HOVATER. Second
wife: Evelyn Lou Hovater, sister of K. Hovater. Third wife: Jeanne
Modina Flake. Known bros/sisters to William Rufus WILLIS are: 1.
Preston Willis 2. Wesley Willis 3. Molly Willis 4. Josie Willis
5. Shaunnes (sp?) Willis. I have been led to beleive there were 11
brothers & sister's. I have no, but am looking for, information as
to the parent's of William Rufus Willis or any information,
regardless of how small. This is a new search which I have just
begun and any help would be appreciated greatly.
-- PO Box 267, Addison, AL 35540-0267
Submitted on Sun Jun 20 18:53:54 EDT 1999
Searching for record of Nicholas Scherschligt b. circa 1864 married
Margaret Heuft Feb. 24, 1873 in LAWRENCE CO., TN. Parents, country
of origin? One child Hubbert b. TN, Jan. 1875.
-- 3497 L Ave, Adel, IA 50003
Submitted on Sat Jun 19 17:40:05 EDT 1999
Benjamin F. RUTLEDGE (ca 1795 NC - 18..) m. Elizabeth (ca 1805 SC -
18..). Ch: Malvina (ca 1832 TN), Lindley M. (ca 1834 TN), Mary? (ca
1835 TN), Amanda E. (ca 1836 TN), Minerva A. (ca 1837 TN), Julia A.
F. (ca 1840 TN), Martha J. (ca 1844 TN), Angeline (ca 1846 TN), and
Molina A. (f) (ca 1849 TN). They are found in Lewis Co 1850 census,
p. 405, and 1870 p. 116, and Lawrence Co 1860 census, p. 422.
.There were probably more ch before those listed, Eliza (ca 1825 TN)
who m. .... LYONS, with g-ch Amanda (ca 1853 TN) and Delia (ca 1855
TN).Angeline and Molina may be the same person.
.Did Lindley m. Lydde RIDER on 3 Aug 1856 in Lawrence Co, or Margaret
A. AULDRIDGE on 26 Apr 1859 in Marshall Co TN?
.Did Malvina m. James M. WILSON on 20 Sep 1853 in Lewis Co?
.What was Benjamin's full name, the names of his parents, and the
names of his siblings?
.What was Elizabeth's full name, and the names of her parents?
.Will exchange info. Thanks in advance.
-- 532 Big Springs Rd, Rogersville, TN 37857
Submitted on Thu Jun 17 22:03:58 EDT 1999
Searching for information on the family of Isom CHRISTIAN and Lucinda
BLASSENGAME. Isom was born in about 1817 in Lawrence County according
to my information. Lucinda was born in about 1822 in TN. They married
in Lawrence County in 1840. Any help will be greatly appreciated.
Helen Fite Fertic
Submitted on Thu Jun 17 11:32:02 EDT 1999
Would appreciate information as to what area listed as Middle
District TN in 1840 census would be emcompassed in present day
Lawrence, Lewis or Maury Counties? Am attempting to locate area my
great grandparents might have been in at that time as they were
listed in Middle District in 1840 census. They were married in June
1835 in Maury County and were shown in 1850 census in Lewis County so
it is presumed they would have been in the general area of
Maury-Lawrence borders in 1840.
J. A. Selph, Jr.
-- 1456 Idlewild Lane, Homewood, IL 60430
Submitted on Tue Jun 15 09:16:52 EDT 1999
I am looking for information about a man by the last name of Steadman
and a woman by the name of Emma Steadman that lived in Leoma. They
may have lived there in the early 1900s.
-- 415 skyland drive , Blowing Rock, NC 28605
Submitted on Tue Jun 15 18:59:52 EDT 1999
David LEGG(1814 Tenn) m (1845 Texas) Mary CARLYLE (1828 Va - 1882
Tenn). They were in Lawrence Co, Tenn in 1870. Their children were:
William (1846), Eliza (1848), Joel (1854), Theodolia (1857), Celeste
(1857), Va (1860), Rufus (1861), Cleopatria (1865), and Emily (1868).
Is anyone researching this family? Would be glad to exchange
Submitted on Sat Jun 12 22:11:56 EDT 1999
Looking for information on John ADKINSON and Frances Elizabeth
WILBER, parents of William Nathaniel (Annuel) ATKINSON. William N.
was b. ca. 1771 in Giles Co. He and his son William B. are in
Lawrence Co. for the 1830 census. William B. was b. ca. 1798 in Wayne
Co. His mother was Elizabeth PRINCE.
Submitted on Thu Jun 10 21:52:10 EDT 1999
>From Lawrenceburg. If you have any information on these families, I'd
love to share what little I have-
Submitted on Wed Jun 9 15:17:36 EDT 1999
Looking for information on Obediah KENDRICK and family. Information
I have he married Sarah PRICE? Please reply to my e-mail address.
XLPN@aol.com. Thanks for any help.
Submitted on Tue Jun 8 23:22:54 EDT 1999
Father: Norman Glyn Frazier; Grandfather: Ivan Glyn Frazier; Mother
died and buried in Tennessee 1962, named Nora Mae Frazier. Looking
for Great Grandfather and later generations please. Please also check
Wayne county, thank you. Sincerly G. Paul Frazier
Glyn Paul Frazier
Submitted on Sun Jun 6 21:41:52 EDT 1999
Looking for parents of Richard James BRADLEY (b.ca.1823) and Nancy
INGRAM (b.ca.1820) who were married in 1843 in Lawrence Co., Tn.
They are found in the 1850 and 1860 Lawrence Co. Census, and then
they moved to Pulaski in Giles Co., Tn. One of their sons -- William
Beasley BRADLEY, b. 1851 --is my great-grandfather. Any help
Submitted on Sun Jun 6 16:40:07 EDT 1999
I am searching for information about James KLEASNER, my grandfather.
I believe he died around 1943 or 1944. I am told that he lived in
Submitted on Sat Jun 5 21:33:08 EDT 1999
MOBLEY, William J. (b. August 1823 in Lawrence County, TN and d. Dec.
1913 in Montague County, TX). Married Alvina Eveline Hunt on Aug.
16, 1843 in Lawrence County, TN.
-- P.O. Box 1688, Porterville, CA 93258
Submitted on Thu Jun 3 18:44:21 EDT 1999
Looking for any information on gggGrandparents George CERAT who
married Lucinda BRASHEARS 1828 in Lawrence Co. Tn, bondsman Berry
BRASHEARS. They are in Old Tishomingo Co., Ms. by 1840 living by
Berry BESHIERS. George's surname is spelled RATT in 1840, SERRETT in
1845, SURATT in 1850 and and when his daughter married in McNairy
County in 1869 the name was spelled SURRATT and that spelling stuck.
Who were the parents of George who was born abt. 1801 in NC?
-- 54 Lowe Rd., Laurel, MS 39443
Submitted on Wed Jun 2 16:37:03 EDT 1999
Searching for the name of the minister who married Davy Crockett
and his first wife. I have been told by family members it was
a minister with the last name of Hamilton. Anyone with this
information please contact me. Also any info on any Hamilton family
living in Lawrence County in 1812-1836.
Submitted on Mon May 31 00:26:26 EDT 1999
I have been able to trace JESSEE WILLIAMS and his wife MARY FORTNER
back to SC and then GA before settling in TN about 1865. One of their
children was Tennessee Mary Anthony. Does anyone have any
information about Jessee and Mary?
Thanks for any help.
Submitted on Sat May 29 22:12:59 EDT 1999
I am trying to locate information on a R. F. BREWER living in
Lawrence County in 1880. His wife is listed as Sarah. They had 2
son's Henry listed as being 14 and M.F. 13. Their were two daughters
Ada 11, and Margaret as 9. I have been searching for my
g-g-grandfather Millard Frances BREWER born 1829 in TN. Could this
possible be him? If you have any information on this family, please
contact me. Thank you Dana.
Dana Brewer Speck
-- 5333 Albemarle, Memphis, TN 38135
Submitted on Sat May 29 20:58:39 EDT 1999
MOBLEY, William J. (b. Aug. 1823 in Lawrence Co., TN and d. Dec. 1913
in Montague County, TX) married Alvina Eveline HUNT on Aug. 16, 1843
in Lawrence Co., TN.
-- P.O. Box 1688, Porterville , CA 93258
Submitted on Thu May 27 20:04:35 EDT 1999
interested in finding information onthe following : JOHN HENRY and
ARTIE KATE BATTS and CARL , SR. and VIRGINIA L. GIBSON. need any
information that may be available. thanks in advance .
Submitted on Thu May 27 18:15:15 EDT 1999
Looking for any connections of the MONTGOMERY family in Lawrence
County, TN during the 1790-1850 years. Specific names are Thomas,
John, Peter, Elizabeth. Have not been able to find much information
on this family..
David J. Montgomery
Submitted on Wed May 26 05:07:53 EDT 1999
I am searching for my great grandfathers family. His name was
Columbus Lytle Rea,d.o.b.11-10-1859 somewhere near Columbia. Any info
would be appreciated.
Submitted on Mon May 24 21:32:45 EDT 1999
Second query, my first query has E-mail address as
BArmst22539@aol.com. It should be BArmst2539@aol.com. I am sorry
for the mistake:
I am looking for information for my GG Grandfather R.H. McLaren (B)
1804, Married Anne Pearce, (B) 1822. They were married 05-27-1837.
Children John Spencer (B) 1844, Anne E. (B) 1847, Margaret P. (B)
1849, Laura E. (B) 1855. John Spencer married Virginia Alice
Caperton, (B) 1847, their son, Robert Ruben McLaren is my
Grandfather. I have found information that GG Grandfather was a
member of Cumberland Presbyterian Church and later was a trustee of
the Presbyterian Church at Mt.Nebo, build in 1857. A will was also
left by a Reuben McLaren, whom I believe to be my GG Grandfather. Any
help is appreciated. Thank you.
Submitted on Sat May 22 15:30:22 EDT 1999
Searching for family of William Sebastian Bowden and Didama Elizabeth
Submitted on Sat May 22 01:53:41 EDT 1999
Searching for information about my g-g-grandparents, Elam RATLIFF and
unknown wife. I understand that they are buried at Pleasant Gardens
cemetery in Lawrence County. I descend from their son, Zachaeus
RATLIFF. Elam RATLIFF was born Elam RATCLIFF, son of Moses RATCLIFF,
on 7/3/1778 in NC. He met and married his wife in western NC and had
his children there. Names of children are: Malinda, Barbary,
Zachaeus, Aaron, Obediah, Mordica, Catherine, and Irena. Both
Malinda and Barbary married Samuel HOWARD in Lawrence Co. Aaron
married Patience ASHMORE there. Obediah married Susanna KENDRICK
there. Catherine married twice in Lincoln Co. Irena married W.
JOHNSON in 1850 in Massack Co., IL. The others went to Arkansas.
Jeanne Ratliff Barfield
Submitted on Fri May 21 22:52:15 EDT 1999
Seeking information on the parents of Clarence Edgar Locke, born
1878, died 1963. Also on his wife, Florence (Ray) Locke born 1891
and died in 1949. Both individuals were from Ethridge, Tenn. He was
the postmaster of the post office in Ethridge. Any help you can give
us would be greatly appreciated.
Submitted on Wed May 19 19:12:28 EDT 1999
My Great-great-grandmother, Elizabeth Prater Jackson Medley had a
sister born ca. 1828 who married either a Mr. Sangster or a Mr.
Lancaster. (Many people pronounce the name Lancaster like Lankster.)
In the 1850 census for Lawrence Co., Tn. I find George Lancaster, age
40, born in Ga., wife Emeline, age 22, state of birth: Unk. and a
dau. Martha A., age 4. Can anyone tell me anything about this
Betty G. McCollum
Submitted on Mon May 17 18:48:39 EDT 1999
My direct Line: Joseph SANDY, b. ca 1804, m. #1. Sarah LONG > Andrew
Jackson Monroe SANDY, b. ca 1842 TN, m. #1. Matilda WILLIAMS >
James Lenoard SANDY, b. 1975, m. Myrtle L. JOHNSON > James Woodrow
SANDY, b. 1921 TN, m. Juanice HARVELL > Me, b. 1942 AL Possible
that Joseph's parents were Thomas SANDY and Margaret WILLIAMS SANDY
Submitted on Sat May 15 21:43:28 EDT 1999
Seeking ancestors of James M. Archer born Apr 22, 1833 Lawrence Co Tn
and died May 19, 1871 Lamar Co, Tx
Harvey B. Martine, Jr
-- 2914 Hollandale Lane, Dallas, TX 75234
Submitted on Wed May 12 14:16:11 EDT 1999
Seeking ancester/descendants of ARCHER bor 1805 Lawrence County
Could be George William or George or William
Harvey B. Martin, Jr
-- 2914 Hollandale Lane, Dallas, TX 75234
Submitted on Wed May 12 11:08:59 EDT 1999
looking for info on david serrett father of everette,father of
charles who is my father. david was minister of flatrock church
untill his death in 30's everette was b.1900 charles b.1924 i was
b.1961. any info will be a blessing
Submitted on Tue May 11 01:38:30 EDT 1999
information on Artentious Stinson who served in the civil war and
later moved to Nacogdoches, county, Texas.
Willie Joe Stinson
-- 303 E Shofner Dr, , Longview, TX 75604-3352
Submitted on Mon May 10 02:22:48 EDT 1999
My ggGrandfather's name O'NEAL. Always thought he was from MS, He was
born there according to Pike Co, AR. 1910 Census, but just found out
from his granddaugter(my g-Aunt) he was from Iron City, TN. Elias
Jeff O'NEAL,his son, was born in AR 1862,so he had moved away from
Iron City before 1862.I don't have a given name or any dates. His
wife was also born in MS. Any leads appreciated!
Submitted on Sun May 9 17:29:31 EDT 1999
Would like any information on BEYKE family
Mark L. Beyke
-- 4224 Sycamore Road, Carterville, IL 62918
Submitted on Fri May 7 23:47:55 EDT 1999
Looking for information on the Fields family. I believe that my
GGGrandfather, Wiley Fields born 1804 in NC lived as a youn man in
Lawrence County before moving into Alabama. Any information on the
Fields family would be greatly appreciated. I will be glad to share
the info I have on the family which covers 7 generations in Alabama.
It will be great to make the Tennessee connection. Look forward to
hearing from you all. Thanks.
-- 5 Victoria Circle, Maumelle, AR 72113
Submitted on Tue May 4 22:51:36 EDT 1999
I am looking for information on the Parrish and Stephens families.
They moved to Lawrence County approx. 1918. Any info would be
appreciated. Am willing to share my info.
Susie Stephens King
-- 6105 Ashfield Place, Wesley Chapel, FL 33544
Submitted on Mon May 3 07:51:50 EDT 1999
Looking for any details for John Odom 1830 census--Lawrence Co.
Probably died there.
Submitted on Sun May 2 19:57:06 EDT 1999
Descendents of Daniel and Sarah Sims. They had nine(9)children.
(1)Benjamin married a Martha Cox January 18, 1855. Daughter of
William and Mary Cox. (2) Mary A. b. abt 1832 no further inf. (3)
Jesse M. b. abt 1834 married Elizabeth C. (last name unk) William b.
abt 1836 no further inf. (5) John R. b. abt 1836. Abt. this time
the family moved to Lewis Co., Tn. (6) James W. married Mattie M.
(last name unk) (7) Zelpha b. abt. 1842 (8) Melinda b. abt. 1847.
(9)Bettie E. Sims married Enoch O Sharp March 7, 1863. Son of
William Sharp and Agnes Hensley. Daniel is a descendent Anna ? last
name unk. His brothers name were Jesse and William Sims. Jesse
married a Jemima Hutchison. William married a Elizabeth Hutchison.
Which may have been sisters.
-- 15090 Quartz, Odessa, TX 79763
Submitted on Sat May 1 09:42:00 EDT 1999
Am searching for the COCKRELL family of Lawrence County. This is a
new line for me in Tenn. but I much Cockrell information across the
Tom Cockerel - List Manager for Cockrell-l
Submitted on Fri Apr 30 22:03:36 EDT 1999
Does anyone have any information on this couple Louisa Jane BRADLEY
borin in Lewrence Co in 1848 married a RAMSEY and died in Knox Co TN
June 28,1910 She was the daughter of Richard BRADLEY and Nanmcy
William H Smith
-- P.O. Box 521, Louisville, TN 37777
Submitted on Wed Apr 28 21:28:12 EDT 1999
I am searching for descendants or any information about Daniel Hunt
who was born in 1847 and died around 1929. He is buried in the Knob
Creek Cemetery in Lawrence County. Thanks.
Submitted on Wed Apr 28 03:22:31 EDT 1999
I am researching my great grandfather John David FOUST born in
Lawrence County b.1861 married Alice A. BASSHAM b.1869.
John David FOUST's father is said to have had to same name and was
killed in the Civil War. It is said his mother's name was Sarah and
after the death of her husband she remarried a ELLIS and moved to
Missouri. John David FOUST went out on his own at 14 yrs. and
settled in Salem, Arkansas near the BASSHAM family who had been
family friends in Tennessee.
Submitted on Tue Apr 20 23:20:41 EDT 1999
Looking for information on Lucinda ATKINS/ADKINS b. 10/31/1828 in
Lawrence County, Tennessee. She is supposedly the daughter of L.L.
and Elizabeth Atkins from Florence, Alabama. She married John J.
ALSMAN/ALTSMAN/ATTSMAN on 3/2/1845 in Pope County, IL. Their children
are: (1) Amanda Melvina Alsman b: July 30, 1846 in Massac Co.,IL
(2) John Lewis Alsman b: February 08, 1848 in Massac Co.,IL (3)
Eliza Elizabeth Alsman b: February 20, 1850 in Pope County, IL
(4) David Alsman b: July 29, 1852 in Pope County, IL (5) William
Henson Alsman b: January 02, 1856 in Pope County, IL (6) James
Dawson Alsman b: January 25, 1858 in Pope County, IL (7) Mary
Ginerva Alsman b: February 08, 1860 in Pope County, IL (8) Teresa
Belle Alsman b: May 04, 1862 in Pope County, IL (9) Addison Lyle
Eugene Ebenezer Alsman b: Feb.28,1864 in Pope Co.,IL. -- John
J. ALSMAN then remarried.
Submitted on Mon Apr 19 23:56:53 EDT 1999
Looking for any information on William "Bill" Edward Bradley, married
to Georgia "Green" Bradley. Some of their children were Viola
"Durham" Bradley, Robert Bradley, Douglas "Doug" Bradley, Thomas
Buford "Boots" Bradley. William Edward Bradley died in 1929 and was
buried in the Sam Smith Cemetary. His wife Georgia died in 1935 and
also was buried in the Sam Smith cemetary. They lived on Greenbriar
road off of West Point hwy to the south of Lawrenceburg. Would
appreciate any and all information available.
Ricky K. Jones
Submitted on Mon Apr 19 04:04:26 EDT 1999
Joseph GOSNELL/GOSLIN/GAUSNELL born 1769 in Va. married Sally
WILKINSON moved to Ky, In Lawrence Co, Tn. 1820 census. His
children: Binjamin, Susannah, Peter, James, Joseph, Walton.
Any information on any GOSNELL/GOSLIN/GAUSNELL in Tenn.
Submitted on Sat Apr 17 16:23:41 EDT 1999
Searching for ANDERSON, Archibald M, and Archibald MCCORKLE in
Lawrence County about1816-1825.
Submitted on Fri Apr 16 05:08:48 EDT 1999
Seeking information on Charles LEONARD, who was living in Lawrence
County in 1840 and perhaps earlier. By 1850 he and his wife, Mary,
and their children, Samuel, William, and Jane, had moved to Marshall
County, MS. Any information on this family or other Leonards living
in Lawrence Co. in the 1830-1850 time frame much appreciated.
Submitted on Wed Apr 14 10:24:50 EDT 1999
If you are kin to any TENNYSON family please visit my board at
Submitted on Tue Apr 13 13:00:25 EDT 1999
GG Grandad, R.H.McLaren (B) 1804, Married, Anne Pearce, (B) 1822,
They were married around 5-27-1837, Children: John Spencer (B) 1844,
Anne E, (B) 1847, Margaret P (B) 1849, Laura E (B) 1855, John
Spencer married Virginia Alice Caperton, (B) 1847, their son, Robert
Ruben McLaren is my Grandfather. I have found information that GG
Grandad was a member of Cumberland Presbyterian Church and later was
a trustee of the Presbyterian Church at Mt.Nebo, built in 1857. A
will was also left by a Reuben McLaren, whom I believe to be my GG
Grandad. Any help is appreciated. Thank you.
Submitted on Mon Apr 12 02:37:49 EDT 1999
Looking for land or marriage records for Jacob Watts m Emily ? about
1822. Emily was full blood Cherokee, whose parents had been killed.
She was supposedly adopted by one of the Ross families, so the name
in the marriage record might be Ross. Jacob was 1/2 Cherokee.
Submitted on Sat Apr 10 15:53:14 EDT 1999
DAVIS, Nancy Elizabeth appears on 1860 Lawerence co. census with
sons William J. and John F.. Who was Mr. Davis? May have come to TN
-- 16 East Road, Alamogordo, NM 88310
Submitted on Fri Apr 9 21:30:23 EDT 1999
Requesting any information on Fleming McCOY, born ca 1791,VA died
1841 in Tishomingo Co. MS. Living in Lawrence Co. TN in 1834,
possibly as early as 1820. Wife, Mesa, children, Samuel,Calloway,
Rachel, Thursey, Elizabeth, Lewis, Allin, Catherine, James Lobb, and
two other daughters. Some of children believed born in Lawrence Co.
Any contact will be welcome.
-- 104 Country Lane, Canton, MS 39046
Submitted on Wed Apr 7 11:18:10 EDT 1999
I have started researching my line of SPENCER and it has brought me
to the state of TN. I have found on the 1850 census of Lawrence Cnty
family #201 that consisted of: Thomas SPENCER 64 M farmer NC,
Elizabeth 50 KY, Amasa 23 TN, Elizabeth 19 TN, William 17, Thomas 15,
Thomas' wife is beleived to be Elizabeth Brooks, married 1813 in KY.
I am trying to confirm that Thomas' daughter Elizabeth is the person
that married my gggg grandfather Jonathan L Howell, 7/28/1853 in
Lawrence County TN. Would like to know if my Elizabeth belongs with
this group of Spencers.
-- 44501 River Rd, Shawnee, OK 74801
Submitted on Tue Apr 6 20:24:02 EDT 1999
Seeking information about KENDRICK family in Lawrence county, TN
between 1800 and mid 1850's. Would appreciate information about the
marriage of Isaac Martin Kendrick b. circa 1807 in Lawrence County
(to Austin Kendrick and Mary (nee) Wiley) and Anna Morris b. circa
1840 in NC or SC (parents unknown). Also would appreciate
information about children of Isaac Martin Kendrick and of Austin and
Mary Kendrick. A marriage record on Austin and Mary would be
Any or all information on Kendricks in the area would be appreciated.
-- 7129 NW Winter Ave., Kansas City, MO 64152
Submitted on Tue Apr 6 15:22:20 EDT 1999
Henry Miller was born around 1830 in Lawrence County. He may have had
a sister who married a Waggoner.
Duane Ivan Miller
Submitted on Mon Apr 5 16:55:16 EDT 1999
looking for info on my
gggrandfathers..benjamin j. VICK, b. abt.1826..married to delilah REDDELL in
lawrence co.tn. theylived in giles co. also. ...jessie john w. EDWARDS was
1824in tn. i don't know the town. his wife was martha c ? i can't findout
or jessie's parents were..has anyone seen thesenames? thank you
Submitted on Mon Apr 5
08:56:36 EDT 1999
Looking for information on William BAILEY and Laura Hyatt POTEET.
William BAILEY married Laura POTEET on February 2, 1862 in Lawerence
County. They had 3 children. This was a second marriage for William
BAILEY as he was prevously married to Quintila COMPTON and they had 8
children. Quintial died about 1850 in Giles County. Looking for any
information on William BAILEY, Laura POTEET and their children. Will
be glad to share all info that I have.
Elaine Walton Lewis
-- 1605 Orval, Conroe, TX 77301
Submitted on Sun Apr 4 11:57:44 EDT 1999
Edmon/Edmund/Edward BAKER b c1806/7 Tenn s/o Edmund BAKER b
10/10/1776 South Carolina + m1? Saley THORN (m 10/1800 Richmond Co
North Carolina) m Sarah Ann JOHNSON b 1815 Tenn m c 1835
Edmund is(believed) listed in the 1830 & 1840 Lawrence Co Tenn Census
Sister Nelly BAKER b 1806/7 Tenn m Andrew WADDLE b 1805 Tenn.
Edmund Snr later m2 an Elizabeth RICE b 1793 Tenn. Family later all
moved to Southern Illinois after living in Kentucky c 1810-1815.
ANY HELP IS APPRECIATED !!! thanks
Submitted on Sun Apr 4 01:50:59 EST 1999
Would like to know anything about the parents, grandparents of my
grandmother, Viola BRADLEY DURHAM. She was born in the 1890's as a
Bradley and later married Neil or Neal DURHAM. She and my mother
never mentioned or left anything showing who their ancestors were.
All I know was that the BRADLEY and DURHAM families were both from
Lawrence county Tenn.
Ricky K. Jones
Submitted on Fri Apr 2 04:40:16 EST 1999
Any info in re: to Rufus E.
CROWE, born 1875. he married Priscilla Barber and had 6 children, Clovis, Lloyd,
Edward, Willard, Ralph and Farris. He lived in Lawrence and Wayne Co., Tn. Need
any info pertaining to birth place and parents.
Submitted on Wed Mar
31 22:37:38 EST 1999
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