GENEALOGICAL ABSTRACTS FROM REPORTED DEATHS,
THE NASHVILLE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, 1869-1871
By Jonathan Kennon Thompson Smith
Copyright, Jonathan K. T. Smith, 1997
NASHVILLE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, V. 30, #1. January 8, 1870
JOHN C. SPILLERS, b 1799; d Gallatin, Tenn., Dec. 16, 1869.
ELIZABETH A. PERRY w/o James M. Perry b Bowling-Green, Ky., April 3, 1821; d Russellville, Ky., Nov. 28, 1869; d/o Matthias and Katherine Rizer "good people, full of faith and of the Holy Ghost"; md James M. Perry, March 23, 1837; mother of eight children, three having predeceased her.
Mrs. AMANDA CALLIE HARRINGTON w/o Dr. A. L. Harrington b March 12, 1841; d Sept. 12, 1869; md June 6, 1856.
Mrs. AMANDA CRAWFORD d/o Henry and Elizabeth Lones, b Dec. 1, 1819; d Sept. 18, 1869, nr Knoxville; md Barnes Crawford, Dec. 5, 1837; her husband died in 1858.
NASHVILLE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, V. 30, #2. January 15, 1870
Rev. W. H. WHEELER, North Carolina Conference, d December 25, 1869.
LULIE GERTRINY HAWKINS b July 7, 1867; d December 9, 1869.
JAMES MARVIN PETREE s/o Dr. J. S. and Lucie Petree b March 5, 1866; d Ballard Co., Ky., December 16, 1869.
Mrs. E. E. HUTCHINGS d Oct. 31, 1869 in her 57th year; widow of Major John Hutchings and d/o Abram and Catharine Fletcher; all of Montgomery Co., Tenn.
JOHN WRIGHT b Hart Co., Ky., Oct. 24, 1811; d November 16, 1869; moved to Macoupin Co., Illinois in 1855.
Mrs. PAULINE M. OSBURN w/o William A. Osborn of Paris, Ky., d Dec. 23, 1869; native of Bourbon Co., Ky. but joined MEC nr. Columbus, Ga. about 16 years ago when she and her husband were living with his father there.
JAMES THOMAS RUSSELL s/o Dr. Shelton and Armilda Russell b Montgomery Co., Ky., Sept. 20, 1854; d November 11, 1869.
WILLIAM C. McCLELLAN b April 21, 1837; d Dec. 9, 1869, at his father, Thomas J. McClellan's; his wife and two sisters were Methodists; his mother a Cumberland Presbyterian.
SUSAN WEBB of Granville Co., N.C. was on a journey from Tenn. to visit with her only brother, Lewis Webb, Richmond, Va., and was spending a few weeks with her nephew, John E. Webb, Jefferson Co., Ky. and she died there Dec. 23, 1869 in her 75th year.
Mrs. CHRISTINA PEARCE of Jefferson Co., Ky. d Dec. 4, 1869, aged abt. 75 years; a widow for about 32 years.
Mrs. ANN D. RUMBOUGH b April 10, 1798; d Greenville, Tenn., Dec. 4, 1869; joined MEC, at Lynchburg, Va.
RACHEL J. EWING d/o Samuel H. and Mollie E. Ewing d Rose Hill, Lee Co., Va., Dec. 4, 1869, aged 19 months and 20 days.
SAMUEL HENRY KING only s/o Rev. W. L. King of Louisville Conference, d Eddyville, Ky., Dec. 26, 1869, aged 14 months.
Mrs. JANE L. HEARNE w/o Matthew Hearne, d/o Thomas and Martha Andrews, d nr. Holly Springs, Miss., Dec. 13, 1869 in her 53rd year.
MARY ELIZABETH FROST w/o Rev. W. H. Frost of Memphis Conference d Dec. 20, 1869, aged 36 years, 10 months, 5 days; d/o Thomas and Fanny Page and granddau. of Rev. John Page, deceased, formerly of the Tenn. Conference and granddau. also of Rev. Charles Ledbetter; professed religion at Good Hope Campground, Smith Co., Tenn. in her 14th year; md November 15, 1854.
MARY NORWOOD d December 28, 1869, nearly 50 years old.
Rev. W. H. WHEELER, North Carolina Conference, d December 25, 1869.
NASHVILLE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, V. 30, #3. January 22, 1870
Rev. JOHN B. CRAIG b Buncombe Co., N.C., Aug. 17, 1796; d Hopkins Co., TEX, Sept. 23, 1869; parents were Old School Presbyterians; began practice of law in Raleigh, N.C., 1820; moved to Huntsville, Ala.; became a Methodist and was licensed to preach in 1823; migrated in 1837 to Red River Co., TEX; md Nancy Young, Sept. 10, 1838; moved to Sulphur Springs, TEX where he died; was participant in battle of New Orleans, War of 1812; ordained elder in Pulaski, Tenn. Nov. 10, 1833.
Miss HENRIETTA D. HARDCASTLE d Houston, TEX, Jan. 3, 1870; b in Delaware; sister of Philip F. Hardcastle of Nashville.
JAMES HALL DRANE s/o James and Bernetine Drane of Hardin Co., Ky. d Dec. 4, 1869, aged 23 years.
ABNER GATES JACKSON b Amelia Co., Va. Oct. 11, 1807; d nr. Knoxville, Tenn., Dec. 14, 1869.
MARIA J. GAAR d/o Harry and Maria Shively b Aug. 28, 1833; d Dec. 28, 1869; md Simeon Gaar, April 5, 1863.
NASHVILLE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, V. 30, #4. January 29, 1870
WILLIAM E. PRICE b Woodford Co., Ky., Sept. 14, 1806; d Hopkinsville, Ky., Dec. 29, 1869; md twice (1) Miss Gibson who died (2) Margaret Coleman, April 16, 1833.
JOHN ALEXANDER WINBOURNE d nr. city Road Chapel, January 13, 1870, aged 36 years 1 month; born and educated in this community; moved 15 years ago to Talladega Co., Ala.; buried Spring Hill Cemetery, 5 miles north of Nashville.
JESSE JEFFERSON b Mason Co., Ky., June 18, 1821; d Dec. 23, 1869.
MATTIE J. ROBERTS w/o Rev. S. Roberts d Dec. 28, 1869; d/o John Overton, Anderson Co., Tenn.
Miss SUSAN WEBB died Hobb's Station, Ky., Dec. 23, 1869 at home of her nephew, John E. Webb in her 75th year; had been a Methodist from her youth.
NASHVILLE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, V. 30, #5. February 5, 1870
JOHN M. HILL, merchant, died in Nashville, Tenn. Jan. 27, 1870; of Pa. German extraction; member of the Presbyterian Church.
SALLIE MOORMAN d/o C. W. Moorman d near Nashville, Tenn., January 30, 1870.
EUSEBIUS SMITH, deacon, Congregational Church of Poultry Chapel, London, England d January 3, 1870 in his 71st year.
ALEXANDER McDANIEL d Nashville, Tenn., Jan. 27, 1870 in his 81st year.
Rev. JOSEPH SPRIGGS, Baltimore Conference, d January 17, 1870.
Rev. ROBERT WILLIAMS, formerly of Tenn. Conference d January 19, 1870.
BISHOP CHASE, New Hampshire, d January 18, 1870, aged 76 years.
JANE L. (Aunt Jane) SHIVELY b Spencer Co., Ky., March 12, 1804; d Jan. 4, 1869; md John B. Shively, Oct. 16, 1823; lived in Jefferson Co. near Bethany where she was buried.
WILLIAM WATERS b England, April 25, 1815; d Dec. 27, 1869; md Mrs. Hannah Didlock, Sept. 5, 1852; came to U. S. in 1858 and lived in Jefferson Co., Ky.
RICHARD S. ALLEN s/o John F. Allen, formerly of north Alabama, now in TEX, b Morgan Co., Ala., Jan. 8, 1843; d January 19, 1870, nr Trinity, Ala.
ELLEN JANE BARRON w/o Robert S. Barron b March 18, 1835; d Pulaski Co., Ky., Jan. 14, 1870; md Dec. 26, 1854.
Dr. WILEY T. PERRY s/o Rev. Francis S. and Rhoda Perry, d Maury Co., Tenn., Dec. 6, 1869; attended medical lectures in Louisville, Ky.
WILLIAM NICHOLAS CONN second s/o Dr. J. V. and Mary E. Conn d Carrollton, Ky., Jan. 18, 1870, aged 17 years.
Sister M. G. A. WILLIAMS b Sept. 2, 1828; d Aug. 28, 1869; md M. F. Williams, Jan. 27, 1848.
JUDITH ANN BRATTON d January 25, 1870, aged 53 years.
NASHVILLE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, V. 30, #6. February 12, 1870
Rev. ASBURY BROOKS d Panola Co., TEX, Dec. 14, 1869 in his 67th year; s/o Rev. Stephen Brooks of Greene Co., Tenn.; joined MEC at age 17; licensed to preach Oct. 11, 1828; active in Holston Conference; moved to Dalton, Ga.; left widow and four children.
SALLIE MOORMAN d/o C. W. Moorman d Nashville, Jan. 30, 1870.
Mrs. MARY CONNELL, mother of E. P. Connell, d/o Isaac Walton b Sept. 20, 1796; d. nr. Goodlettsville, Tenn., Jan. 4, 1870.
JACOB MILTON HATCHER s/o J. W. and Mary W. Hatcher, brother of Rev. E. H. Hatcher, b Sept. 7, 1835; d Nov. 10, 1869; professed religion Nov. 2, 1869.
MARTHA ELIZABETH GREEN d/o Hiram and Elizabeth Steel, w/o George W. Shaw, b Oct. 25, 1839; d Christian Co., Ky., Nov. 18, 1869.
Mrs. SARAH HENSLEY ROGERS b Dec. 11, 1830; d Glasgow, Ky., Jan. 15, 1870; relict of late Dr. George Rogers, whom she md in 1818; d/o John Gerin; whole life spent in Glasgow, Ky.
Colonel ALEXANDER SALE JONES b Jan. 13, 1815; d Jan. 21, 1870; nephew of Rev. Alexander Sale.
ALEXANDER B. McELWAIN b Todd Co., Ky., Jan. 3, 1825; d Simpson Co., Ky., Nov. 11, 1869.
Miss NANNIE VIRGINIA ROBERTSON d/o William A. Robertson b Feb. 8, 1846; d. Nov. 2, 1869; joined MEC, Nov. 11, 1860.
Rev. JAMES MacLENNAN, Miss. Conference, d January 4, 1870, aged 59 years.
ALFRED HENNEN, ruling elder in Presbyterian Church, d January 19, 1870 in his 84th year.
NASHVILLE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, V. 30, #7. February 19, 1870
Captain WILLIAM S. JONES d Russell Valley, Ala., Jan. 30, 1870 in his 74th year; wife had died 6 years before; his son-in-law, R. H. Rivers wrote an apparently sincere and interesting memoir of this man's character.
ELIZABETH HINDS w/o Byron Hinds b Knox Co., Tenn., 1798; d January 14, 1870; joined MEC, 1841.
Rev. ROBERT WILLIAMS preached in Alabama; moved in 1844 to Tishomingo Co., Miss. and died in Iuka, January 19, 1870 from an injury from a horse-kick.
Colonel THOMAS MARTIN b Albemarle Co., Va. Dec. 16, 1799; d Pulaski, Tenn., Jan. 13, 1870.
Tribute of Respect for JOEL G. VICK who d January 17, 1870; by Pulaski Lodge #12, Masons, Cornersville, Tenn., Feb. l, 1870.
HENRY L. DAVIS d at asylum nr. Lexington, Ky., Jan. 27, 1870; buried beside his first wife, Maysville Cemetery, Feb. l; aged nearly 75 years; born and raised in Pa.; went to Maysville, 1829 and remained there until 1859; his first wife, Hannah McAlister and he had three sons and two daughters; one son, Dr. Henry Davis, died in Illinois recently; first wife d in 1852 and he md Mrs. Dora, 1859 and they moved to Brooksville where he lived until placed in asylum last September; his mind had become "feeble."
SUSAN RAGSDALE d at home of her sister, Mrs. Mary Stewart, Winchester, Tenn., November 24, 1869.
A. J. COLE d six miles from Nashville, Tenn., Feb. 6, 1870 in his 46th year; moved to Nashville area 1843 and taught school at Washington Academy; md dau. of late Thomas King; born in Ohio; partner in firm of Johnson, Weaver and Company.
Mrs. CAROLINE M. ANDERSON, late of Va., relict of Hon. James Anderson, d Sumner Co., Tenn., Feb. 9, 1870, aged 65 years; lived many years in Christianburg, Va.
JAMES CALVIN MARTIN s/o B. N. and C. A. Martin b Aug. 8, 1853; d Jan. 15, 1870.
NASHVILLE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, V. 30, #8. February 26, 1870
PAYTON WHEELER s/o Rev. S. R. and E. Whee1er, Ho1ston Conference, b Nov. 14, 1845; died B1ountville, Tenn., Feb. 10, 1870; went into Confederate army at age of 18; had consumption.
WILLIAM B. CHRISP d nr. Jonesboro, Tenn., Dec. 16, 1869; twice md (1) Miss Howard of Lebanon, (2) dau. of Hon. W. H. Maxwe11.
MARY JANE BEVIER, nee Burgess, b Russe11ville, Ky., Aug. 26, 1827; d January 13, 1870 thrice md; last time Aug. 1, 1867 to Co1. R. S. Bevier.
ISABELLA C. BRATTON b June 28, 1852; d Feb. 11, 1870
Mrs. M. M. COWDEN d May 16, 1869, Blount Co., Ala. in her 35th year; d/o E. T. and Casander Major.
NASHVILLE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, V. 30, #9. March 5, 1870
EUCLID HICKMAN d Shelbyville, Ky., Jan. 15, 1870; born Frederick Co., Va., Jan. 8, 1804; went to Ky. with his father, James Hickman, in 1812; lived near Shelbyville where he died in 1843 (this was James Hickman). Euclid Hickman moved in 1845 to Shelbyville where he later died.
Mrs. ELIZABETH A. BEDFORD d/o Thomas and Tabitha Allin b June 24, 1821; d Jan. 5, 1870.
Mrs. JENNIE HORNOR d/o Rev. B. F. Sedwick of Ky. Conference, d Clarksburg, W. Va., Jan. 5, 1870 in her 29th year; born Fairmount, W. Va.; md F. M. Hornor.
BENJAMIN F. HEDDEN b April 14, 1869; d Hopkins Co., Ky., Nov. 25, 1869; joined MEC, Oct. 1855; tribute of respect for him from conference, no date.
CHARLES F. THOMAS b Feb. 14, 1831; d nr. Jordan's Spring, Tenn., Feb. 17, 1870.
ANN HARDY b Sept. 29, 1837; d Feb. 7, 1870; md Rev. E. C. Hardy, June 23, 1858.
CHARLES BAIN d Trimble Co., Ky., Feb. 14, 1870 in his 75th year.
Miss SARAH CHARLOTTE OGDEN d Feb. 17, 1870 nr. Carolton, Ky., aged 34 years; of one of the oldest Methodist families in Ky; joined MEC at age 16.
NASHVILLE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, V. 30, #10. March 12, 1870
WILLIAM HENRY s/o Thomas and Agatha Henry and grandson of Gen. Thomas Sterratt, Warren Co., Ky.; d Feb. 25, 1870 in 29th year; his father died when he was 8 years old; farmer; sometime sheriff; joined MEC at age 15.
JOHN CAIN d Meade Co., Ky., Dec. 3, 1869, from injuries in fall from a wagon; born Oct. 2, 1797; joined Baptist Church, 1830.
JOSEPH P. SHORT b Va., Oct. 16, 1807; d Dec. 19, 1869, Mecklenburg, Ky.
Mrs. SUSAN JOHNSON d Williamson Co., Tenn. Jan. 3, 1870 in her 77th year; md Benjamin Johnson, Sr. who predeceased her.
NASHVILLE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, V. 30, #11. March 19, 1870
Rev. JOHN McCLINTOCK, D. D., d March 4, 1870 aged 55 years; born Philadelphia, 1814 of Irish parentage; graduate University of Pa., 1835; at death, president of Drew University.
JAMES SKILLERN b Lee Co., Va., June 27, 1799; d Bledsoe Co., Tenn. March 2, 1870; his parents moved to Sequatchie Co., Tenn., 1806.
HENRY B. WOOD b Fayette Co., Ky. Feb. 15, 1806; d March 2, 1870, Logan, Ky.
JOHN WESLEY BEVERLY s/o Stephen and Mary A. Beverly, b Grant Co., Ky., Oct. 2, 1852; d Dec. 21, 1869; joined MEC, Dec. 25, 1865.
ROBERT FLETCHER BROWN d March 1, 1870; devout member of Browder's Chapel MEC, Hopkins Co., Ky.
SUSAN M. GOODMAN d/o Rev. S. S. and M. E. Goodman d Fleming Co., Ky., Feb. 28, 1870, aged 8 months.
PENEL GILREATH b Oct. 1803; d Henderson Co., N.C., Feb. 6, 1870; joined MEC, 1858.
Mrs. SALLIE J. McEWEN consort of John McEwen, d/o late Rev. Joseph King of Ashe Co., N.C., b Dec. 1851; d Johnson Co., Tenn., Jan. 25, 1870.
NASHVILLE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, V. 30, #12. March 26, 1870
Mrs. JUDITH PLEASANTS WIMBERLY b Montgomery Co., Tenn., Aug. 17, 1818; d nr. Clarksville, Tenn., Jan. 26, 1870; after first husband died she md G. S. Wimberly in 1847.
EDWIN STROTHER b June 12, 1857; d Feb. 17, 1870; joined MEC at Mt. Nebo, July 1868.
Mrs. PARMELIA A. ADAMS relict of late Dr. C. C. Adams b Dec. 10, 1828, Logan Co., Ky.; d Gallatin, Tenn., Feb. 28, 1870.
NATHANIEL MILES OWEN b Williamson Co., Tenn., July 5, 1834; d October 3, 1869.
Rev. S. B. ELLIS s/o Miles and Jane Ellis b Jackson Co., Ga. May 14, 1831; d Jan. 27, 1870; md Emey Lee Barna of Cassville, Jan. 18, 1855; in 1867 moved to Little Rock, Ark.
JEREMIAH TROUT b Shenandoah Co., Va. March 19, 1787; d Feb. 25, 1870; migrated to Ky., 1809; left 11 children, 54 grandchildren and 33 great-grandchildren.
NASHVILLE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, V. 30, #13. April 2, 1870
Rev. JOHN PICKETT of South Carolina Conference d Chester Dist., S.C. March 15, 1870.
LAURA JANE MILLER died Feb. 19, 1870 in her 16th year.
Mrs. SOPHIA CHILDRESS HEAD w/o Charles B. Head b Davidson Co., Tenn. May 29, 1849; d nr. Gallatin, Tenn., March 13, 1870.
ROBERT FOARD b Person Co., N.C., June 5, 1802; d Christian Co., Ky. March 6, 1870;
moved to Va. when about 20 years old; in 1836 to Trigg Co., Ky., then to Christian Co., Ky.
SUSAN A. BOND d/o Stanfield and Martha Frith b May 5, 1844; d Oct. 28, 1869, Trigg Co., Ky.; md Thomas Bond, Feb. 19, 1865; left two children; raised by her sister and bro-in-law, Nancy and James Hamilton.
MILDRED NORMAN POLLARD b Chesterfield Co., Va. Sept. 5, 1804; d Jan. 30, 1870; in 1858 went with husband to Clinton Co., Ky.
JOHNNIE LEE ANTHONY s/o W. T. and Sue E. Anthony, b Coffee Co., Tenn., June 20, 1869; d Feb. 6, 1870. "He took the cup of life to sip, for better 'twas to drain; he put it meekly from his lips and went to sleep again."
WILLIAM P. CABBELL d Adair Co., Ky., March 11, 1870, pneumonia.
DORSEY H. WHITE d. 2 miles east of Waverly, Tenn., Feb. 27, 1870; born Humphreys Co., Tenn., Oct. 18, 1825; businessman.
ANN T. QUINN b Bedford Co., Va. March 4, 1779; d March 5, 1870; d/o James Read; md George W. Turner, Feb. 20, 1799 who died, leaving her with a son, James H. Turner later of Columbus, Miss.; she remd in 1823 to Rev. Matthew H. Quinn who died in April 1866.
JAMES W. RUTLEDGE b Clark Co., Ky., Nov. 22, 1832; d Gallatin, Tenn., March 1, 1870.
Mrs. NANCY WEBSTER d Taylor Co., Ky., Jan. 26, 1870 in her 71st year.
WILLIAM JOHN NICHOLSON d Cherokee Nation, Feb. 9, 1870; born Pickens Dist., S.C., 1832; s/o William R. and Jane Nicholson and left a widow and several children.
SARAH R. HOLCOMB d/o Samuel H. and Ann R. Jones b Mecklenburg Co., Va., March 18, 1840; d Dallas Co., Ark., Jan. 25, 1870; left a widower and three children.
SAMUEL SPURGIN b Feb. 17, 1793; d Collin Co., Jan. 5, 1870.
MARY JANE BAYS d/o James J. and Mary Bays, b July 7, 1846; d Russell Co., Va., Feb. 17, 1870; joined MEC, March 16, 1861; consumptive.
SACK H. JONES s/o Samuel H. and Ann R. Jones b Mecklenburg Co., Va., Oct. 16, 1838; d Dallas Co., Ark., March 4, 1870; consumptive.
NASHVILLE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, V. 30, #14. Apri1 9, 1870
Miss MARGARET (Aunt Peggy) W. HUNT b Sumner Co., Tenn., Sept. 1807; d Ga11atin, Tenn., Feb. 18, 1870; never married.
GRACY PORTER BALCH b Lawrenceburg, Lawrence Co., Tenn. June 1, 1845; d March 28, 1870, Nashville, Tenn.; s/o James C. and Mary W. Balch; tribute of respect for him by Nashville Typographical Union #20, March 29, 1870.
EDMUND WATSON s/o William and Sarah Watson b Accomack Co., Va. April 3, 1815; d. Jan. 25, 1870; family moved to Tenn. when he was young.
NANNIE and MARY WALES, daus. of S. P. GRAHAM "are dead"; the eldest, Nannie, w/o Robert Smoot, d Jan. 29, 1870; Mary, the younger, d Washington Co., Ky. at her grandmother Pirtle's where she is buried.
EDWARD NEWTON REDFORD d Ballard Co., Ky., Feb. 26, 1870 in his 22nd year; s/o William R. and Martha Ann Redford.
JOSEPH WHITLY s/o John and Sallie Whitly, d Spencer, Tenn., March 25, 1870, aged 1 year and 8 months old.
GEORGE HAYES WIGGINS only s/o Rev. Joseph A. and M. J. Wiggins b Nov. 19, 1869; d Waynesville, N.C., March 16, 1870.
VIRGINIA BATES w/o John Thomas Bates of Robertson Co., Tenn. d March 1, 1870 in his 20th year.
NASHVILLE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, V. 30, #15. April 16, 1870
SUSAN BROADDUS MALONE d/o George and Fannie Isbell, b Caroline Co., Va. Feb. 22, 1815; d Lauderdale Co., Ala., March 15, 1870; moved as a child to Ala; left a widower and seven children.
REBECCA J. HUDSON w/o Rev. Benjamin F. Hudson d Lincoln Co., Tenn. Feb. 8, 1870 in her 49th year.
Mrs. ELIZA J. CROW consort of Edward D. Crow, d/o R. S. and Elizabeth Williamson b Sept. 13, 1840; d February 25, 1870.
ELIZA MANORPHA EASTERLY d/o N. W. and Julia Easterly b Dec. 20, 1850; d Jan. 15, 1869.
COLUMBIA A. R. CASEY w/o Samuel L. Casey, d/o Dr. W. E. Arnold of Owensboro, Ky. d there March 28, 1870 in her 21st year; left a widower and two children.
Mrs. CAROLINE WEST, second d/o John and Nancy Oglesby of Sumner Co., Tenn. d Sept. 12, 1869; md Thomas A. West, March 17, 1858; had one child, a son.
KATE PETER REDDING b Washington Co., Ky., Nov. 16, 1844; d March 25, 1870; md J. A. Redding, Dec. 7, 1865.
MILES C. SLEDGE b Va., Jan. 3, 1874; d Feb. 20, 1870; md Sarah Jordan, 1812; moved to Warren Co., Ky. in 1818 where he later died.
NANCY ASBURY WRIGHT consort of Rev. Josiah Wright, d/o Elisha and Judith Reynolds, b Wilkes Co., N.C., April 25, 1799; d Monroe Co., Tenn., Feb. 26, 1870
MATILDA WALTHAL consort of Silas Walthal, d/o John W. Haney d Newbern, Va. March 10, 1870 in her 27th year.
GEORGE W. HENDRICKS only s/o D. P. and Nancy Hendricks b McLean Co., Ky. Nov. 23, 1856; killed by lightning, March 12, 1870.
MARY C. BENNETT d/o Alexander Bennett d March 21, 1870, Ohio Co., Ky. in her 13th year.
EDWARD SMITH EASTERLY s/o N. W. and Roxana M. Easterly b May 16, 1866; d Jan. 13, 1870.
Tribute of Respect for AMANDA w/o John A. MEADOWS who died March 31, 1870; by McKendree Sunday School, Nashville, April 3, 1870.
NASHVILLE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, V. 30, #16. April 23, 1870
MARGARET A. BRUCE d/o Daniel Hoge, deceased, b July 17, 1825; d Feb. 5, 1870; md Joshua H. Bruce, Sept. 19, 1844; had seven children.
JAMES O. SHARBER b Rutherford Co., Tenn., Oct. 26, 1840; d March 18, 1870.
NASHVILLE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, V. 30, #17. April 30, 1870
JOHN J. POPE d Harlan Co., Ky. in home of his father, Rev. Solomon Pope, March 20, 1870, aged 32 years, 4 months and 9 days; left a widow and four children; consumptive.
SALLY T. WILLIAMS d/o John and Elizabeth Williams b Mecklenburg Co., Va. March 3, 1794; d Dec. 13, 1869; md John McGowan s/o Rev. Ebenezer McGowan, 1834; he died Nov. 5, 1852 and she remained a widow.
SAMUEL R. SHANNON b Feb. 6, 1801; d March 27, 1870; lived in Williamson Co., Tenn.
ELIZABETH HUDSON b Va., Oct. 16, 1795; d nr. Russellville, Ala. Jan. 20, 1870.
LIDDIE J. ELDER w/o J. W. Elder, Rutherford Co., Tenn., d April 16, 1870; born Brunswick Co., Va., Feb. 14, 1798; in 1814 moved with parents to Tenn. where she md January 14, 1824.
Tribute of Respect for WILLIAM LAMBUTH, SR. by Morrison Lodge #76, Masons, April 11, 1870; no vital statistics given.
JOHN BRANSFORD ROGERS b Jackson Co., Tenn. March 26, 1838; d Collin Co., TEX, Feb. 4, 1870.
NASHVILLE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, V. 30, #18. May 7, 1870
Dr. THOMAS B. JOHNSON s/o Rev. John Johnson, b Caldwell Co., Ky. Aug. 20, 1815; d Fredonia, Ky., April 19, 1870; md Mary B. Smith, 1847; had four children.
JOHN FINNEY only s/o Alexander and Matilda Finney b Todd Co., Ky., Feb. 13, 1824; d March 13, 1870; md Ann Eliza Spain, Dec. 13, 1861.
JAMES B. SMITH b Henry Co., Ky., Nov. 20, 1808; d March 14, 1870; s/o John and Mary Smith.
NASHVILLE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, V. 30, #19. May 14, 1870
Miss HARRIET J. CAIN d Florence, Ala., April 21, 1870, aged 30.
BLACKSTONE TAYLOR b Dec. 28, 1806; d April 21, 1870.
NASHVILLE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, V. 30, #20. May 21, 1870
NANCY H. T. MARTIN w/o late Thomas Martin, b May 5, 1805; d Pulaski, Tenn., Feb. 25, 1870.
H. W. GRANADE s/o John Adam and Mary Granade b Wilson Co., Tenn., May 1, 1808; d Greene Co., Ark., March 10, 1870; md (1) Nancy C. Swan, Dec. 15, 1830, who died Sept. 27, 1852 leaving nine children (2) Mrs. Susan G. Barnett, Dec. 26, 1859, with whom he had two children.
NASHVILLE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, V. 30, #21. May 28, 1870
No obituaries appear
NASHVILLE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, V. 30, #22. June 1, 1870
No obituaries appear
NASHVILLE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, V. 30, #23. June 11, 1870
Rev. WILLIAM MULLINS b Va., Feb. 29, 1804; d Marshall Co., Tenn., March 18, 1870; s/o Matthew and Comfort Mullins; moved to Bedford Co., Tenn., 1808; at age 18 became a Methodist; served as preacher in west Tenn., later in middle Tennessee.
SARAH E. DENTON w/o S. J. Denton, d/o Rev. James and Polly Holmes of Kentucky Conference, b Roane Co., Tenn., May 1, 1847; d March 11, 1870.
WALTER T. BRALY b March 30, 1819; d Hot Springs Co., Ark., Feb. 5, 1870; md E. A. Sanfred, Sept. 28, 1838; had nine children.
Miss MARY SUE SMITH d January 13, 1870, Madison Co., Miss., aged 23 years.
WILLIAM LAMBUTH's funeral preached Elizabethton, Ky., April 10, 1870; he was 67 years old; s/o Rev. William Lambuth.
EDWIN TUCKER s/o Isaac and Elizabeth Tucker b Amherst Co., Va., May 18, 1817; d Taylor Co., Ky., April 11, 1870; md Diana d/o Starkey and Nancy Hayes, April 21, 1849 in Marion Co., Ky.; joined MEC in 18th year.
Mrs. MARY A. WHALEY b Rhea Co., Tenn. April 9, 1826; d nr. Gainesville, Cook Co., TEX, April 9, 1870; d/o John Nowell who d April 8, 1865 and Elizabeth Nowell of Rhea Co., Tenn.; she md Thomas Whaley, April 6, 1849.
Rev. ALLEN E. BROWN d Montgomery Co., Tenn., May 21, 1870, in his 66th year.
MOLLIE E. TOMS b Dec. 22, 1844; d Buncombe Co., N.C., April 9, 1870.
SARAH M. HALL w/o Stephen Hall b Feb. 13, 1847; d Madisonville, March 29, 1870.
FANNIE MATHISON JEMISON w/o S. M. Jemison, d/o J. E. and Sarah Groce, b Lincoln Co., Ga., April 7, 1834; d at "Sunny Side," Talladega Co., Ala., April 19, 1870; md S. M. Jemison, March 6, 1856.
Mrs. LOU COCKE w/o Dr. A. Cocke b Montgomery Co., Tenn., Dec. 16, 1847; d Humphreys Co., Tenn., April 11, 1870; left a year-old son.
CATHERINE McCOLLUM b 1798; d Jan. 10, 1870, Trigg Co., Ky.
MALACHI McCOLLUM consort of Catherine McCollum b 1795; d January 16, 1870.
SARAH L. TAYLOR b Boyle Co., Ky., Aug. 3, 1807; d Warren Co., Ky., April 14, 1870.
WILLIE RAND s/o Rev. J. Rand of Ky. Conference, d Maysville, Ky., May 2, 1870 in his 15th year.
IDA LESLIE GRUBBS third d/o Rev. L. Hensley and Mary J. Grubbs, b Giles Coo, Tenn., Feb. 14, 1865; d April 5, 1870.
NANCY GODWIN w/o Seth Godwin b Dec. 1801; d Maury Co., Tenn., Feb. 13, 1870; md 1820.
GEORGE K. ROBERTSON b N.C., 1808; d May 6, 1870, Rutherford Co., Tenn.
WILLIAM FOX d Mt. Washington, Ky., May 15, 1870, aged 61 years, 7 months, 9 days.
EMMA DELLA LANSDEN d/o T. and S. E. Lansden d April 29, 1870, aged 5 years, 5 months, 10 days.
SALLIE GRIDER d/o John and Anna Grider Chapeze b Feb. 17, 1866; d May 22, 1870, Hartford, Kentucky.
Tribute of Respect for THOMAS B. JOHNSON who d April 19, 1870; by Fredonia Lodge, #247, Masons, Apri1 20, 1870.
NASHVILLE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, V. 30, #24. June 28, 1870
ELLEN BICKLEY d/o C. W. Bickley d Scott Co., Va., May 24, 1870.
MARY E. DEVAULT consort of I. Devault b Aug. 3, 1827; d Sullivan Co., Tenn., March 26, 1870; joined MEC, April 1857.
PAULINA WOODFORD CROSS w/o John L. Cross, d Hodgenville, Ky., April 26, 1870; b Washington Co., Ky., July 23, 1815; left widower and two daughters.
Z. VIRGINIA BLACK d/o Joseph A. and Nancy King, Ashe Co., N.C.; d April 21, 1870, aged 21 years, 1 month, 19 days; md David Black of Alleghany Co., N.C., Dec. 21, 1867.
CHARLES A. GOODRUM b Bedford Co., Tenn., April 13, 1835; d May 23, 1870; md Delpha Ann Vannatta, Oct. 20, 1856; served three years in 41st Tenn. Inf. Reg.; wounded at Jackson, Miss., losing his left eye; moved in 1867 to Christian Co., Ky. Tribute of Respect for him by Dickbarn's Lodge #398, Masons, May 24, 1870.
JAMES J. TURNER s/o Col. and Mrs. James J. Turner, b Aug. 17, 1869; d June 3, 1870
HUGH TARKETT b July 10, 1818; d Sullivan Co., Tenn., March 16, 1870; joined MEC April 1858.
GERALD FINN ASPLY infant s/o Porter and Sarah Asply, d April 28, 1870.
Tribute of Respect for JOHN L. McADOO by a committee from Ebenezer, May 29, 1870.
NASHVILLE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE, V. 30, #25. June 25, 1870
Rev. JAMES KING SPRINGFIELD b Nashville, Tenn., March 27, 1839; d nr. Asheville, N.C., June 2, 1870; professor of Latin and natural sciences in Asheville Female College; s/o Rev. Thomas Springfield of Holston Conference.
WILLIE ELIZABETH (Bessie) McGAVOCK only d/o David H. and Willie H. McGavock, d nr. Nashville, Tenn., June 10, 1870 in her 6th year of age.
MARTHA E. J. PARKER w/o Rev. J. A. Parker of Montgomery Conference, b July 30, 1840; d Milton, Florida, May 31, 1870; md 1856.
LIZZIE COLEMAN GRUBBS w/o Dr. William Bruce Grubbs, d/o Robert and Eliza L. Coleman, b July 8, 1831; d Taylorsport, Ky., May 23, 1870.
NANNIE E. PEAY d/o T. T. and Margaret L. Peay b Rutherford Co., Tenn., Oct. 5, 1842; d Warren Co., Tenn., April 12, 1870.
NETTIE WEST d/o Rev. J. B. and Mary R. West, b Jan. 24, 1856; d at the Female Academy, Clarksville, Tenn., June 6, 1870.
MARY B. BRANDON w/of Wash. M. Brandon, d/o Matthias and Rosanna Munn, b Huntsville, Ala., Aug. l, 1822; d Florence, Ala., Aug. 25, 1870; md September 26, 1848.
WILLIE T. HATHAWAY eldest s/o Howard and Phebe G. Hathaway, d Daviess Co., Ky., May 29, 1870, aged 9 years, 3 months, l day; was on a visit with his grandparents.
ROBERT BLUNKALL d nr. Nashville, Tenn., June 18, 1870 in his 87th year.
HENRY L. BENNETT b Rutherford Co., Tenn., Dec. 13, 1836; d nr. No1ensville, Tenn., March 14, 1870.
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