Family of Lewiza Maria Doggett Bivins

(daughter of Miller Doggett)

 

 

Submitted by:  Aubrey C. Doggett, Houston, TX  (July 2004, updated October 2005)   acdoggett@aol.com
 

 

 

 

WIFE: Lewiza Maria Doggett
BORN: December 2, 1827, Tennessee
MARRIAGE: Allen M. (Aly) Bivins
OTHER MARRIAGES:
DIED:
FATHERíS NAME AND DATE OF BIRTH: Miller Doggett, March 30, 1789
MOTHERíS NAME AND DATE OF BIRTH: Delilah Griffis, January 17, 1787
NOTES: After 1900
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HUSBAND: Allen M. (Aly) Bivins
BORN: 1823, North Carolina
MARRIAGE: Lewiza Maria Doggett
OTHER MARRIAGES:
MILITARY SERVICE:
DIED: After 1880
FATHERíS NAME AND DATE OF BIRTH: Abraham Bivins, 1788
MOTHERíS NAME AND DATE OF BIRTH: Polly Cochran, 1795
NOTES:
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CHILD 1:
NAME: DeWit Clinton Bivins
SEX: M
BORN: 1844, Tennessee
MARRIAGE: Nancy Leuiza Jane Smith, July 20, 1869, Giles Co., TN
OTHER MARRIAGES:
MILITARY SERVICE: Private, 53rd Tennessee Infantry, CSA
DIED: May 30, 1926, Lawrence Co., TN (Hughes Cemetery)
NOTES: Seven children.
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CHILD 2:
NAME: William Taylor Bivins
SEX: M
BORN: June, 1846, Tennessee
MARRIAGE: Mattie Ann Cooper, January 18, 1872, Giles Co., TN
OTHER MARRIAGES: M. J. (Polly) Smith, December 18, 1874, Lawrence Co., TN

MILITARY SERVICE:
DIED: 1905, Lawrence Co., TN (Smith Cemetery)
NOTES: One child with Mattie, ten with Polly.
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CHILD 3:
NAME: Cornelius Allen (Babe) Bivins
SEX: M
BORN: 1850, Tennessee
MARRIAGE: Sarah Doggett, January 21, 1873, Giles Co., TN
OTHER MARRIAGES: Inez Williamson, December 26, 1901, Lawrence Co., TN
MILITARY SERVICE:
DIED: August 31, 1922, Coleman Co., TX (Santa Anna Cemetery)
NOTES: Cornelius and Sarah were first cousins.  Nine children with Sarah, three with Inez.
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CHILD 4:
NAME: Margaret E. Bivins
SEX: F
BORN: October 12, 1853, Tennessee
MARRIAGE: James P. Fox, May 29, 1880, Giles Co., TN
OTHER MARRIAGES:
MILITARY SERVICE:
DIED: July 26, 1926, Giles Co., TN (Scott Hill Cemetery)
NOTES: Four children.

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CHILD 5:
NAME: Gennette F. Bivins
SEX: F
BORN: 1856, Tennessee
MARRIAGE:
OTHER MARRIAGES:
MILITARY SERVICE:
DIED:
NOTES: Single and at home in 1880.  No record found thereafter.
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CHILD 6:
NAME: Mary A. T. Bivins
SEX: F
BORN: 1859, Tennessee
MARRIAGE: John L. Lucus, April 10, 1879, Giles Co., TN
OTHER MARRIAGES:
MILITARY SERVICE:
DIED:
NOTES: No record found after 1880.
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CHILD 7:
NAME: Susan J. Bivins
SEX: F
BORN: January 1862, Tennessee
MARRIAGE:
OTHER MARRIAGES:
MILITARY SERVICE:
DIED:
NOTES: Single and at home in 1900.  No record found thereafter.
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CHILD 8:
NAME: Martha Elmora Bivins
SEX: F
BORN: November 30, 1866, Tennessee
MARRIAGE: William S. Davis, December 14, 1902, Lawrence Co., TN
OTHER MARRIAGES:
MILITARY SERVICE:
DIED:  July 5, 1942 (Choates Creek Cemetery)
NOTES: Two children with William Davis
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ADDITIONAL NOTES

Sources:

The Doggett Family, Pauline Jones Lynch

Census, 1850-1930, Giles and Lawrence Counties, Tennessee, and Coleman County, Texas

Giles County, Tennessee, Marriage Book, Jean Burns Cosby

Cemetery Records of Giles County, Tennessee, Giles County Historical Society

At Rest: Cemetery Records of Lawrence County, Tennessee, Irene McBain Alexander and Carrie Hardwick Gresham

Supplement to At Rest: Cemetery Records of Lawrence County, Tennessee, Old Cemeteries Society of Lawrence County

Coleman County Cemetery Inscriptions, V. B. Gates, J. Terry and R. Terry

A History of Coleman County and Its People, 1985, edited by Judia and Ralph Terry, and Vena Bob Gates

Thanks to Mr. Jim McCarthy, Somerville, MA

 

Desktop genealogy, the 1930 census, and further research have allowed me to correct an error, marrying the right daughter to William S. Davis.  My apologies to those who relied on my incomplete research.  AD

 

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