Marshall County Tennessee Genealogy
FAMILY GROUP SHEET
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HUSBAND: Thomas Winston Wakefield
BORN: January 30, 1850 Bedford County, TN
MARRIAGE: Abt. 1871 in Marshall County, TN
DIED: January 19, 1918 in Cornersville, Marshall Co., TN
FATHERíS NAME AND DATE OF BIRTH: William John Winston Wakefield,  1813 - NC
MOTHERíS NAME AND DATE OF BIRTH: Malissa Meek(s), 1820 - GA
NOTES:  TW was the last of 8 children born to WJW Wakefield who lived in the
Richmond/Petersburg area of Bedford, Lincoln and Marshall Counties.

Manufactured double trees and single trees in Cornersville in addition to
farming.

Name TW Wakefield appears on the 1899 Map of District 17 of Marshall County.
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WIFE: Martha Adelaide Cunningham
BORN: March 1851 in Bedford County, TN
MARRIAGE: Abt. 1871 in Marshall County, TN
DIED: 1934 in Cornersville, Marshall County, TN
FATHERíS NAME AND DATE OF BIRTH: John Washington Campbell Cunningham, March
27, 1812
MOTHERíS NAME AND DATE OF BIRTH: Mary Ann Buchanan, 1820 - Lincoln Co.
NOTES:  Called "Miss Addie" by family.  Her brother, Sumner Archebald
Cunningham, kept a journal of his Civil War experiences and later published
a magazine called "The Confederate Veteran" which extoled the "lost cause"
view of that event.
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CHILD 1: Harry Urban Wakefield
SEX: M
BORN: December 31, 1875 in Cornersville, TN
MARRIAGE: December 31, 1901 in Troy, Obion Co., TN
SPOUSE:  Mary Frances Enloe
DIED: 1953 in Shelbyville, TN
NOTES:Attended Peabody College, Lived and raised family in Cornersville.
Five sons.
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CHILD 2: Mary Wakefield
SEX: F
BORN: 1878
MARRIAGE: Giles County
SPOUSE:  John Wilkes
DIED:  in Pulaski, TN
NOTES:  John Wilkes was banker in Pulaski.  Mary was an outspoken,
formidable woman who knew her own mind. Two children.
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CHILD 3: Hoyte Wakefield
SEX: M
BORN: March 1880
NOTES:  May have been a Presbyterian minister
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CHILD 4:  Paul Cunningham Wakefield
SEX: M
BORN: August 5, 1882 in Cornersville, TN
MARRIAGE:  Lucy Paul
DIED: September 1962
NOTES:  Banker, lived for many years in Greenville, Tennessee where he died.
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CHILD 5: John Winston Wakefield
SEX: M
BORN: May 12, 1885 in Cornersville, TN
MARRIAGE: Susie Adelaide Massey
DIED: 1938 in Davidson County, TN
NOTES: Banker, associated with First American National Bank in Nashville, TN
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CHILD 6: Annalou Wakefield
SEX: F
BORN: May 1887
MARRIAGE:  Joseph Clay Walker
DIED: in Houstin, Texas
NOTES: Attended University of Heidleburg, Germany where she met Dr. Walker.
He was Chair of Dept of Languages at Tulane University and retired to Martin
College in Pulaski, TN.  Two sons.
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CHILD 7: Bell Zana Wakefield
SEX: F
BORN: March 16, 1890 in Cornersville, TN
DIED: February 1, 1892 in Cornersville, TN
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CHILD 8: Ravenna Wakefield
SEX: F
BORN: March 16, 1893
MARRIAGE: ? Matthews, Austin, Texas
DIED: January 1981
NOTES: Attended University of Heidleburg, Germany.  Lived in Austin, Texas,
where her husband was Registrar of the University of Texas.  Three children.
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SUBMITTED BY: Dorothy Wakefield Chance
DATE: May 14, 1999
E-MAIL ADDRESS: dchance2@bellsouth.net
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MAILING ADDRESS: (Optional) 812 Crestland Ave., Murfreesboro, TN 37130
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ADDITIONAL NOTES: This is the earlier of two generations of this Wakefield
family who lived in Cornersville.

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