Marshall County, Tennessee Queries
Trying to locate the OLD
LUNA CEM. located at Talley Station inMarshall Co.
January and February, 1998
Submitted on Sat Feb 28
22:10:13 EST 1998
Tennessee. Iam looking for the parents of Benjamin PINIONand Jane
VICKERS of Marshell county .They are found in the 1850census
there.PINION is from North Carolina and Vickers is fromTennessee.They
had at least 8 children.Thomas PINION was the oldestbr. in 1839 so i
guess they would have ben married in that timepeirod give or take a
year.There were more PINION's in Marshell co atthis time. If anyone
has info on this family please emailEpinion@aol.com
Emory L. PINION -- 180 south
road lot 22, High Point, NC
Submitted on Tue Feb 24
19:57:23 EST 1998
DODD, Joel Jackson b:1814 Lincoln county but
later Marshall county. Need parents, brothers, sisters?
Bill Dodd -- 7113 Tonga Drive,
Submitted on Tue Feb 24
01:23:35 EST 1998
Thomas A. JAMES m.
Elizabeth BAILEY 1831 in Williamson Co. Lived inWill. co Ru. Co and
Marshall Co. Need parents of T. A. James . Needinfo on
children.William J James, b. 1842, Sarah b. 1836, Thomas H.b. 1834,
J, Jamesb. ?, Nancy ,b. 1836. m. Elijah Joyce, Rufus W. b. 1838 m.
MaryWilliams, Ann E. b.1845, and Mary F. b.1848. Have info on the
firstthree to date . Will Gladly Share any info on this line.Leon
Hays 387 N. Highland, Jackson Tn 38301
Submitted on Sun Feb 22
13:58:50 EST 1998
John CUMMINGS b.abt 1805 NC m.1st (2 May
1847-Marshall Co. TN) MaryJ. PATTERSON b.abt 1817 in TN d.1857-60.
John and Mary J. were inMarshall Co. in 1850. He married 2nd: Sarah
PRICE on 28 Jan 1860 inLawrence Co. where he lived for the 1860
census. By 1870 they were inGiles Co. Children (4): Susan Hazel T. b.
23 July 1849 m. John DavidGRAVES, Mary C. b.abt 1851 m. John F.
BEAVERS, Virgil T. b.abt 1853,Amanda H. b.abt 1857. Would appreciate
any information on ancestry ofJohn CUMMINGS and Mary J. PATTERSON.
Willing to correspond withdescendants.
Sharon Mulrey -- 5330
La Colonia Dr. NW, Albuquerque, NM
Submitted on Sat
Feb 21 16:29:51 EST 1998
I am looking for
any information concerning the parents on JohnWesley Green born June
29,1851 and died Dec. 30,1926. John Wesleyalso know as J.W. Green was
married to Nancy Swofford born Sept. 23,1847 and died July 26, 1909.
They lived in Lewisburg, cornersvillearea of Marshall county , Tn and
Franklin Co. Tn. Both are buried inLone Oak Cem. in Lewisburg, Tn. I
also would like any information onhow I can obtain any birth records
in Tenn. in the 1800's , I needhelp, I am at a deadend, Thanks in
advance , email@example.com
Submitted on Fri Feb 20 22:31:15 EST 1998
Is James Kib TERRY listed
in Civil War a son of Kibble TERRY &Rebecca of Marshall Co in 1850
census. Kibble has a grandson namedJames Kibble TERRY II b. in
Decatur Co. TN from another son.
Submitted on Fri Feb 20
14:03:31 EST 1998
Searching for informations concerning the following
families..AbsolomWHITSETT(died 1813),ElIZABETH LUNA(wife of Absolom
WHITSETT). Needinfo on ASOLOM WHITSETT's parents or state of
origin.ROY WHITSETT RWHITSETT@AOL.COM11610 nw 21 stPembroke
WHITSETT -- 11610 nw 21 st, Pembroke Pines, FL
Submitted on Tue Feb 17
21:31:06 EST 1998
I am inquiring about
Peter Looney (name changed to Peter Luna)and his connection with
Cherokee and Chicksaw nation.Plus I am interested in making contact
to any desendants of the lineof LUNA'S.I am a great-great-great
granddaughter of Peter Luna (Looney).I would also like to trace the
hertiage back to the Isle of Man.
Lucretia L. Luna Allen --
1002 Orleavo Dr., Vista, CA
Submitted on Tue Feb 17
15:21:48 EST 1998
Wade B. THOMPSON
b. 1852 in Tennessee, marriage to Mary F. HOBBY inMarshall Co.TN, on
Dec 20, 1874. Children of marriage John WilliamTHOMPSON, b. 1875;
Virgie E.THOMPSON,b. 1878. I need information onfamily. Wade and
Mary THOMPSON moved to Howard & Pike Counties inArkansas sometime
Submitted on Mon Feb 16
21:19:57 EST 1998
A lost HAYNES grave. I
know this is a long shot, but I'm trying tolocate the grave of James
HAYNES who died 1813/1814 nearCornersville, TN. It is said he was
buried on his farm and in 1940the land was owned by George BADLEY.
Does anyone have a memory ofthis gravesite?
Paulette Haynes -- 1431 E
500 N, Anderson, IN
Submitted on Sun Feb 15
13:49:04 EST 1998
Anyone out there a
descendant of James CAVENDER, a head of householdin 1800 in Pendleton
Dist., S.C., later resident of Marshall County,TN?
Mike Patterson -- 2205 Glade
Road, Colleyville, TX
Submitted on Fri
Feb 13 22:13:19 EST 1998
I am looking for any
information on William Paul "Boss" WATERS whomarried Sarah Ann
BURROW(S). William was born on July 28, 1891 anddied on June 14,
1942. Sarah was born on March 24, 1893 and died onMarch 28, 1969.
They lived in Bedford County at the time of theirdeath, but may have
came from Maury County. Their children wereRobert Clyde, Horace P.,
Birdell, Paul, and Thomas WATERS. William'sfather was Wiliam Robert
WATERS who married Caroline HELTON. Cananyone help me with
information on any WATERS in Maury County thatmay connect to my
William or Sarah. Thank you for any and all help.
Gary Waters -- 390 Rogers
Hill Road, Glasgow, KY
Submitted on Wed Feb
11 18:21:27 EST 1998
Looking for information
concerning Porter SHEPARD (1897-1993) whodied in Lewisburg, TN.
Also looking for a different Porter SHEPARD,possibly an ancestor, b
Westfield, MA, abt 1797, and lived inHartford, OH, in 1840.
Tom Shepard -- 3378
Black Willow Trail, DeLand, FL
Submitted on Tue Feb
10 20:11:56 EST 1998
Seeking information on
ENGLAND families of Marshall Co, Bedford Co.area. Rachel, Sarah,
Malinda, Jonathan, Tillman, Martin, Rezin,Mary, Newel, Eliza Jane,
John, John Jr.Any information on England families appreciated
Submitted on Mon Feb
9 16:41:15 EST 1998
Am seeking information on great-great
grandparents, Gabriel LongMORTON and Emily J. HARDISON Morton, former
residents of Marshall andMaury Counties, and their descendants.
Gabriel (b.1820 in MarshallCounty, son of John MORTON; d. Sept.1876
at unknown location) wasmarried 15 Dec 1840 in Maury County to Emily
(b.26 Feb.1822 at Lasea,Maury County, daughter of James and Sarah
HARDISON; d. 14 Aug 1874 atunknown location). Their children were
James Hardison MORTON, b.1842; Frances Elizabeth MORTON, b.1844;
William Thomas MORTON, b.1847; John M. MORTON, b. 1850; Calvin T.
MORTON, b. 1854; Alice J.MORTON, b. 1857; Charles Dee MORTON, b.
1862; and Ida Eudora MORTON,b. 1863. Especially interested in
contacting other descendants ofWilliam Thomas MORTON and wife Mary
Elizabeth (Mollie) FANCHER, whowere married 9 May 1871 in Madison
Morton Berry -- 511 N. Bullard, Silver City, NM
Submitted on Fri Feb
6 22:51:29 EST 1998
I am researching
John DUNCAN. He married ??? and moved to DeSoto Co.Miss. and was in
the 1850 census with his children: William M.,Margaret L. ( who
married John YOUNG) Martha C., Elimina R., Ann E.,James H., Wynefred
Elizabeth, and Zadok B. No wife is listed and Iassume that she had
died by 1850. He later moved back to MarshallCo. and was listed in
the 1860 census. What was his wife's name andwho were his parents ?
His daughter, Wynefred later married AtlasG. DUNCAN. Is he the son
of the elder John DUNCAN and wife Margaret?I have an old letter
written by Bette DUNCAN after she moved into theold DUNCAN
Submitted on Thu
Feb 5 08:41:26 EST 1998
I am searching for information about the Meredith
E. WEBB family thatlived in the Mooresville area between 1820 & 1840
before moving toShelby County Texas. Meredith married Charlotta BROWN
about 1826 andthey had nine children. Any information would be
Maurice A. Webb --
427 Karen Drive, Lafayette, LA
Submitted on Wed
Feb 4 23:21:48 EST 1998
Looking for anyone researching the WEAVER/GREEN
family of TN. Shadrack WEAVER and Lucy GREEN (my gggg grandparents)
came fromChatham Co, NC to settle in Marshall Co, TN. They died 1848
and Oct15, 1826 respectively and are buried there. They had 10
children: Mary, Anna (married Jonathan GREEN and remained in TN while
manyothers went to Hopkins Co TX), Johnnie Green, Tinsley,
Elizabeth"Betsy," Susannah, Rebecca, Shadrack Jr, Thomas J, and Demcy
(marriedMary O. Johnson and then Frances L. King - he is buried in
DavidsonCo TN). Anna and Jonathan GREEN had eight children:
William,Shadrack W, Jonathan, Lucinda, Mary Ann, David Thomas,
Stephen, andJoannah. My line is through Johnnie Green Weaver. My
info is freefor the asking. Thanks in advance for any tidbits.
Shawnda Kimmel -- 22898
Birch Street, Porter, TX
Submitted on Sat Jan 24
13:18:35 EST 1998
I am trying to find
information on MARY JANE HOLLY DARNELL, in 1840in MARSHALL CO. Her
FATHERS name was MOSES DARNELL and her MOTHERSname was JANE or GINCY
DOLTSON. Can a
nyone help me? Thanks .
Submitted on Mon Feb 2 13:01:18
I apologize for entering info in this manner. I tried to reply to
one of the queries on the Marshall Co Page and it returned to me as a
bad address. Do you have another address for Molly Graham Welch that
had a transcript of the Marshall County Will regarding the Graham
Submitted on Sun Feb 1 16:19:01 EST 1998
I understand there were a lot of BRYANT's in Marshall Cty, TN.
Looking for kin of my Grandfather THOMAS E. BRYANT / VICTORIA MATILDA
COBLE BRYANT.(b.1868). May have a connection with Lincoln Cty, TN.
Submitted on Thu Jan 29 17:08:35 EST 1998
I am looking for the parents of JOHN W GARRETT and other sibblings.
He was born in Georgia. I'm also looking for the parents and
sibblings of DELILA BARNHART.She was born in Tenn. JOHN And DELILA
were married in Marshall Co. Tenn. April 13, 1845. I'm also looking
for children of JOHN and DELILA born in Marshall Co. before 1853
thats when they showed up in Webster co. MO.
-- 741 Waugh Ln. #9, Ukiah, CA 95482
Submitted on Sat Jan 24 23:49:39 EST 1998
I am researching this
man-John MCCANDLESS found in the 1850 Census ofMarshall Co, TN in the 15th
District, Pg #96. My GGGF was listed byhis widow/Ex. wife? to have been
Tennessee on the 1880Census. Dicy or Dicie Cordelia (maiden name unknown)
married aMcCandless in about 1862 and had Lee or Leander McC, Nannie or
Nancyb. abt. 1867 and John Richard b. 9/17/1868-9. All the children
wereborn in Texas and Dicy was born in
Alabama. Dicy had remarried aJ.S. DANCER by 1871 in Texas. I am
researching all MCCANDLESS in TNup to 1870.
Ron McCandless -- 3155 French Rd.,
#148, Beaumont, TX 77706
ed on Sat Jan 24 14:59:24 EST 1998
Looking for anyone researching the WEAVER/GREEN family of TN.
Shadrack WEAVER and Lucy GREEN (my gggg grandparents) came from
Chatham Co, NC to settle in Marshall Co, TN. They died 1848 and Oct
15, 1826 respectively and are buried there. They had 10 children:
Mary, Anna (married Jonathan GREEN and remained in TN while many
others went to Hopkins Co TX), Johnnie Green, Tinsley, Elizabeth
"Betsy," Susannah, Rebecca, Shadrack Jr, Thomas J, and Demcy (married
Mary O. Johnson and then Frances L. King - he is buried in Davidson
Co TN). Anna and Jonathan GREEN had eight children: William,
Shadrack W, Jonathan, Lucinda, Mary Ann, David Thomas, Stephen, and
Joannah. My line is through Johnnie Green Weaver. My info is free
for the asking. Thanks in advance for any tidbits.
-- 22898 Birch Street, Porter, TX 77365
Submitted on Sat Jan 24 13:18:35 EST 1998
Looking for information on the children of James David COOK
(1835-1904) and wife Mary Jane HAYNES (1848-1929), married 28 Sep
1869 in Marshall County, TN. Four sons and two daughters. Family
might have lived in the Lewisburg area.
Submitted on Thu Jan 22 22:20:01 EST 1998
Looking for info about families of Sarah L PACE b 1832 Bedford county
TN, m 1850 Bedford county TN to Eli HOLDEN b abt 1832 middle TN.
Their families may have lived in Coffee, Lincoln, Franklin, Moore,
Marshall or Rutherford counties. They had a son Wm Chas Holden. Eli
served with his "brother-in-law" Solomon WEST in 3rd Ky Vol Cav
(union), died July 1862 in
AL. Sarah remarried twice (Minton, Galbreath) died in KY. Wm Chas
Willing to share info about PACE, HOLDEN, WEST families, etc.
Submitted on Wed Jan 21 21:24:40 EST 1998
looking for any information on William Robert (Bob) WATERS whomarried Mary
Caroline Helton. They may have moved to Marshall orBedford Counties.
Children were William Paul (Boss), FannieElizabeth, Thomas and Ann. Also
like any information on any ofthe children. Will gladly share what
have. Thank You!
390 Rogers Hill Road, Glasgow, KY
Submitted on Mon Jan 19
I am searching for info on John Calvin BERLIN, bn ca 1850, married
Sara Jane MOFFIT. I'm told this couple lived in/around Lewisburg,
Marshall, TN. A child was Wayne Cornelius BERLIN (1875-1936) who was
likely born in Marshall Co TN or Franklin Co AL or Tishomingo Co MS.
Wayne Cornelius married Mary Margaret REDMAN (1876-1938) supposedly
bn in Paint Rock, AL??. Wayne Cornelius and Mary Margaret died in
Trumann, Poinsett, AR. Any help on this family would be much
-- 3528 Habersham Club Drive, Cumming, GA 30041
Submitted on Fri Jan 16 09:56:49 EST 1998
Responding to Geri Collins query
Sep 12, 1997: Jesse Dodd was oneof the seven children of Joel Dodd who
Marshall County in1855 and who are proven by county land records. Joel
inturn the son of Jesse Dodd, soldier of the American Revolution, whodied
what is now Winston County, Alabama, in 1838. If you wouldlike to share
information, contact me firstname.lastname@example.org.
Submitted on Wed Jan 14 10:18:39
My grandmotherElizabeth Beatrice Anderson graduated
BelfastSchool (High School?) in Marshall county around 1925 (I have
ring), but I have not been able to find much info about theschool. When
close? Are there records or photos of theschool and students/classes who
graduated from there? Any info aboutthe school would beappreciated
Submitted on Mon Jan 12 22:40:02
Looking for information on James FERGUSON and wife Martha VAUGHN:
1850 Franklin County, TN Census, Vol. 2, pg. 245
Ferguson, James, 48 Ala.
Martha, 30 Ala.
Daughter Paralee married Jasper Newton O'Neal (from Marshall Co., TN)
in 1856, Stone Co., MO. Jasper and Paralee are on the 1860 Stone Co.,
MO census; the federal census of Carroll Co., AR in 1870, and the
Polk Co., MO census of 1880:
Jackson Township, h/hold number 162-170.
ONEAL, J.N. farmer 43 TN TN TN
Pairlee kh 38 wife TN TN TN
Sary ah 16 dau MO TN TN
Irah wof 14 son MO TN TN
Marvilla 10 dau AR TN TN
Martha 8 son MO TN TN
John 5 son MO TN TN
Clinton 2 son MO TN TN
They are living next to the Chandlers and McCulleys. Paralee is
buried at Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, Polk Co., MO.
If you have any information on these families, please contact Jan
Submitted on Mon Jan 12 00:17:05 EST 1998
would like to know the name of Nathaniel Bradford's (born in around 1800 in
North Carolina) father. His name may be Darnell. If you find this
please mail it to the following address:Frank Bradford2525 Pulaski
Hwy.Fayetteville, TN 37334
Submitted on Sun Jan 11
15:01:50 EST 1998
family members of SARAH FINLY born ca. 1790 in PA or GA.? I found her in
1850 census Marshall Co. TN. and then in the 1860 Bradley Co. Tn census
with a daughter, Mary L. Hayse.
Luffman -- 926 Long Avenue, Chatsworth, GA
Submitted on Sat Jan 10 19:25:29
for information on Benjamin M. Neill buried in Marshall Co in Verona
He was my husband's great-grandfather's brother. Several of his children
wife are buried in the cemetary with him. Interested in descendants still
living and any family tree info they have. Mother of Benjamin was Lucretia
(Stacy) Neill. She was listed as living with him on Marshall Co., TN 1880
census. Cannot find where she was buried and we know she died mid-1880's.
husband John Neill died in 1866 (this is Benjamin's father) in Polk Co, TN
Polk Co records were partially destroyed by fire in court house. Benjamin
the executor of the state. His brother John W. Neill was in Wilson Co, and
moved to Arkansas. John was the youngest brother.
Submitted on Sat Jan 10
looking for any info. on William Paul "Boss" WATERS who married Sarah Ann
BURROWS. Their Children are Robert Clyde, Thomas, Paul"Shorty", Birdell
Horace P. I think the family moved to Shelbyville some time after the
were born. Also looking for info. on Sarah Ann BURROWS. Any info. on any
the above mentioned people or their ancestors will be greatly appreciated.
Gary Waters -- 390
Hill Road, Glasgow, KY
on Fri Jan 9 21:36:22 EST 1998
information re: Mary Neal Cathey Moseley or Jack Moseley. Living in
County sometime between 1910 and 1923.
Submitted on Mon Jan 5 16:21:28 EST 1998
information on Zachary Cathey who was a farrier and served in the tennessee
Confederate calvary in Civil War
Cowell -- 42 Seven Pines Drive, OSwego, NY
Submitted on Mon Jan 5
16:18:18 EST 1998
Once again I am asking for any information relating
surname Adgent pronounced "Agent" in Marshall County, more specifically,
Springs, TN or Lewisburg, Chapel Hill area. Nancy Russell. I am already
with my E-Mail address on this venus.If there is a professional genealogist
Marshall County who can help, please call me at a615, 297-3809. Thank you.
will be glad to pay a fee.
Mon Jan 5 16:14:18 EST 1998
information on Lewis PALMER (1783-1865) and his family. His wife might
been named Elizabeth, she was not found in the cemetery.
Would also like to find out her name, for sure. They had three children:
Lucy (1817-1859) and Jane (1819-1905). I have found Lewis, his daughter
his son William and his daughter Lucy buried in Beechwood Cemetery,
Cornersville, Marshall Co., TN., this is
about 7 miles from Lewisburg. In there was also Lucy's husband, James
and several of her children that died young. This PALMER family migrated
Va to TN. Would like very much to get more information on this family.
Any and all help would be greatly appreciated.
Submitted on Mon Jan 5 15:07:00
Seeking any info on STRAUGHN/STRAWN or PILKINTON
families in Marshall/Maury Counties in mid to late 1800's. Especially need
parent or other relatives of R.N. (Robert or Reuban Newton) STRAUGHN b.
NC?, married Mary Ann Pilkinton in Maury Co. in 1859. Moved to Marshall
(Mooresville area) and later to Dyer Co. Children: Thomas B. b/d 1860 and
B. b ca 1862. RN was Cpl in 19th Biffle's Cavalry, CSA. Believe R.N. to
related to J.J. (Joseph J) STRAUGHN b. ca 1816 in NC; m. Roxalana SYPERT
in Wilson Co. in 1839; also lived in Davidson and Dyer Counties. J.J. had
Joseph A. who went to Memphis @ 1893; Another son Andrew J. may possibly
moved there too. Family occupation: Shoemakers
Pat Risner -- Ms. Pat Risner,
Arrington, TN 37014
Jan 4 16:24:20 EST 1!
I am searching for information regarding my
listed in Marshall County census 1840. He was married to Anna M. ___ and
(1) child Napoleon B. born in Alabama a.. 1834, (6) children born in
Evaline, a 1839, Enos a. 1842, Solomon, a. 1844, George M. a. 1846, Gaston
1848, and Andrew Jackson PARNELL born a. 1851. The family then relocated
Dade County, MO. They always seemed to travel with the SHARPS, and
Any information you could provide on the PARNELLs would be greatly
Submitted on Fri Jan 2
22:23:30 EST 1998
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