1996 Stewart County, Tennessee Queries

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Debby McKenzie Mon Sep 2 14:38:45 1996
McKENZIE, BEATON
McKENZIE, Malcolm, b. 1774 in NC ????, d. 9.20.1834 in Benton Co., TN. Married 2.13.1812 to Nancy A (?) BEATON, b. 1794 in NC ????. They were married in Stewart Co. and were Cumberland Presbyterians. This is my ggg-grandfather and would appreciate any information on his parents, siblings, wife's family or etc - Debby



Carol Owens Mon Sep 2 17:54:40 1996
SMITH, SWOR
Looking for children and information on Joseph SMITH born about 1787 in North Carolina. He married Sarah SWOR on 22 Sep 1802 in Anson Co., NC and moved to Stewart Co., TN around or before 1817. In the 1860 Stewart Co., TN census he is 73 years old and living next door to Spencer SMITH, who I believe to be my great-great grandfather. I am trying to find out if Spencer, who is 32 years old in the 1860 census, is the son or maybe grandson of Joseph SMITH. Thank you - Carol



Gail Ralls Fri Sep 6 21:17:44 1996
RALLS
Looking for information on James RALLS b ca 1757 NC, d. ca 1823 Stewart Co.

 



Wayne Langston Sat Sep 7 00:52:57 1996
ROSS, WILLIAMS, CASTILE
I am interested in the Ross, Williams, Castile families of Stewart Co., TN. Any help would be appreciated.

 



Betty H. Bowman Mon Sep 16 12:28:56 1996
MASSEY, POLK
Need info on Joel MASSEY and Elizabeth ?. Family bible only indicates he died 28 Oct 1853, she died Jul 1839. Children: William Smith MASSEY, b. 11 Aug 1816 and Mary Ann MASSEY b.1822. Both born Lebanon TN. Mary Ann MASSEY m.27 Dec 1837, Shelby Co. TN, Charles Grandison POLK. William Smith MASSSEY m.31 Dec 1837 Margaret Benigna POLK. Joel MASSEY (per census) b. SC. The earliest record I have found is 1812 when he was selling land in TN. He bought and sold land in Humphries Co, Stewart Co. Wilson Co., and Shelby Co. Does anyone have any info on Joel and Elizabeth's parents. Any info on this family will be greatly appreciated.



Phyllis SWAN Fri Aug 30 18:22:03 1996
SWAN, ELLIOTT, GREEN
Does anyone have proof of parents,of John ELLIOTT who marr.Nancy Jane GREEN in Stewart Co. in Dec. 1861? Also need proof of who Nancy Jane's parents were.John b. ca 1838 in Al., Nancy Jane b. in TN. Thanks,



Linda HOWELL Tirado Sat Aug 31 09:30:26 1996
MOORE, HOWELL, WALL,
Seeking any info on my following ancestors: 1. My ggggrandfather, David MOORE who is purported to have received 1,000 acres in Stewart Co. after the Revolutionary War -- supposedly in the Big Rock area; (where did he come from, who was his wife and how many children did he have?) 2. David MOORE's daughter, (gggran) Priscilla MOORE, who married my gggrandfather, William HOWELL (born in PA); 3. Priscilla's brother, John MOORE, who was a physician in the Indian Mound area; 4. Priscilla MOORE HOWELL and William HOWELL's children: William, Mary, Joseph, David, Nancy and John (my ggrandfather); 5. Nannie WALL HOWELL, who married my ggrandfather, John HOWELL (grandson of David MOORE and son of Priscilla MOORE HOWELL and William HOWELL). Thanks to all for any info you can provide to help me untangle these branches!



joyce stewart smith Fri Aug 9 13:04:14 1996
COVINGTON, STEWART
George M. Stewart(b.1810 in NY) and wife, Nancy Matilda COVINGTON Stewart(b.1819 in SC) arrived in Stewart Co., TN in 1850 with children :John C. STEWART (b.1841, SC),Mary (b.1843, SC), Nancy(b.1845, SC), and Sarah(b.1847 in GA). Three sons: George Washington(b.1850), William Mills(b.1853),and Charles Michael(b.1857) -all b. in Stewart Co., TN. Matilda d.1963, b. in Old Brigham Farm Cem. George M. and three sons came to TX in early 1870's either in survey party and/or working on the railroad. Settled in Hunt Co., TX area. Seeking George M.'s parents(maybe NY). Help!



M. Mosley Thu Aug 8 22:44:49 1996
MOSLEY
Searching for information about Daniel Seborn MOSLEY, b. ca. 1822. 1st known record shows married in Dickson County to Frances Holland/Hudson? in June of 1842. Moved to Stewart County in 1850's, died there between 1891-1900. Would like to learn his parents and find more about his 11 children. Sisters may be Susan who married Willis Spears, Mary who married J. G. Marshall, and Martha who married Portan Pruitt, all in Dickson County in 1840's.



Nola Gillihan- Webster Wed Aug 28 23:56:18 1996
GILLAHAN, GILLEHAN, GILLIHAN
William GILLAHAN/GILLEHAN/GILLIHAN (bef 1750-1830) Rev War Vet of Smith County TN. Children: Clement, William, Thomas, George, Margaret, Polly, Nancy, Charlotte, Frances, Elizabeth. Searching for all ancestors and descendants. All inquiries will be answered. Also have large database to share with serious family researches that contribute a gedcom that matches one of our branches. Snail mail: 21245 Vermander; Clinton Twp, MI 48035



Suzanne Alewine Tue Aug 6 14:53:21 1996
STAFFORD, BEASLEY
Researching STAFFORD ancestors from Tennessee. Would like to correspond with anyone who has information on the STAFFORD line. I have confirmed information only to my Great-Granfather -Caleb STAFFORD born 11/11/1858. He married Mahaley BEASLEY (Daughter of Jesse BEASLEY). Children of the marriage were: Howard, William and Herod. Caleb and family left Cato, TN (Trousdale county) in 1905-6 for Callaway county, Missouri. Caleb's death certificate shows his father and monther to be a Samuel and Elizabeth STAFFORD. I have been unable to locate any further information on these 2 people. There appears to be a link to Cane STAFFORD line, but again, I haven't been able to confirm it. Any info appreciated!



Debbi McKay Thu Aug 8 14:17:20 1996
LAMBERT, HILL, GREENBERRY, SMALLWOOD, CHRISTIAN, DAVIS
Seeking information on several people in several counties: Sumpter/Sumter any and all - Knox County and surrounding areas. LAMBERT any and all - Claiborne County and surrounding areas. HILL, William G and/or GREENBERRY - Smith County and surrounding areas. SMALLWOOD, Hescenia (wife of William G. Hill) CHRISTIAN, Lucy (and relations) Smith County, Claiborne County. DAVIS, James (and relations) - Macon and Sumner Counties.



Ann Drown Wed Aug 14 07:09:35 1996
SHANNON, COOK
I would like to contact anyone researching the SHANNON family from Robertson County. Particularly I am interested in descendants of John SHANNON who came to Robertson County in the early 1800's. I am descended from his son, William M. SHANNON (1800-1849) and his wife Mary Lucinda COOK (1803-1889).



Virginia Crilley Tue Aug 20 07:45:18 1996
GRIMES, TURNER, DARR, PEW, CROSNORE, FORD
Interested in GRIMES family of Robertson Co. around 1820. Have will of Jacob GRIMES dated July 31, 1825 in which he lists family: wife, Mary; children: George, Katy(m.Frederick TURNER), Eve (m. Henry DARR), Jacob, Elizabeth(m. J. Pew), Sarah, Molly/Milly (m Thomas CROSNORE, Pegg (m J. FORD), Daniel, Adam, Henry, and Frederick. Since this is so early, can't find out much more. Any sources or ideas? Thanks



Phyllis SWAN Fri Aug 30 18:22:03 1996
SWAN, ELLIOTT, GREEN
Does anyone have proof of parents,of John ELLIOTT who marr.Nancy Jane GREEN in Stewart Co. in Dec. 1861? Also need proof of who Nancy Jane's parents were.John b. ca 1838 in Al., Nancy Jane b. in TN. Thanks,



Linda HOWELL Tirado Sat Aug 31 09:30:26 1996
MOORE, HOWELL, WALL,
Seeking any info on my following ancestors: 1. My ggggrandfather, David MOORE who is purported to have received 1,000 acres in Stewart Co. after the Revolutionary War -- supposedly in the Big Rock area; (where did he come from, who was his wife and how many children did he have?) 2. David MOORE's daughter, (gggran) Priscilla MOORE, who married my gggrandfather, William HOWELL (born in PA); 3. Priscilla's brother, John MOORE, who was a physician in the Indian Mound area; 4. Priscilla MOORE HOWELL and William HOWELL's children: William, Mary, Joseph, David, Nancy and John (my ggrandfather); 5. Nannie WALL HOWELL, who married my ggrandfather, John HOWELL (grandson of David MOORE and son of Priscilla MOORE HOWELL and William HOWELL). Thanks to all for any info you can provide to help me untangle these branches!



joyce stewart smith Fri Aug 9 13:04:14 1996
COVINGTON, STEWART
George M. Stewart(b.1810 in NY) and wife, Nancy Matilda COVINGTON Stewart(b.1819 in SC) arrived in Stewart Co., TN in 1850 with children :John C. STEWART (b.1841, SC),Mary (b.1843, SC), Nancy(b.1845, SC), and Sarah(b.1847 in GA). Three sons: George Washington(b.1850), William Mills(b.1853),and Charles Michael(b.1857) -all b. in Stewart Co., TN. Matilda d.1963, b. in Old Brigham Farm Cem. George M. and three sons came to TX in early 1870's either in survey party and/or working on the railroad. Settled in Hunt Co., TX area. Seeking George M.'s parents(maybe NY). Help!



M. Mosley Thu Aug 8 22:44:49 1996
MOSLEY
Searching for information about Daniel Seborn MOSLEY, b. ca. 1822. 1st known record shows married in Dickson County to Frances Holland/Hudson? in June of 1842. Moved to Stewart County in 1850's, died there between 1891-1900. Would like to learn his parents and find more about his 11 children. Sisters may be Susan who married Willis Spears, Mary who married J. G. Marshall, and Martha who married Portan Pruitt, all in Dickson County in 1840's.



Nola Gillihan- Webster Wed Aug 28 23:56:18 1996
GILLAHAN, GILLEHAN, GILLIHAN
William GILLAHAN/GILLEHAN/GILLIHAN (bef 1750-1830) Rev War Vet of Smith County TN. Children: Clement, William, Thomas, George, Margaret, Polly, Nancy, Charlotte, Frances, Elizabeth. Searching for all ancestors and descendants. All inquiries will be answered. Also have large database to share with serious family researches that contribute a gedcom that matches one of our branches. Snail mail: 21245 Vermander; Clinton Twp, MI 48035



Suzanne Alewine Tue Aug 6 14:53:21 1996
STAFFORD, BEASLEY
Researching STAFFORD ancestors from Tennessee. Would like to correspond with anyone who has information on the STAFFORD line. I have confirmed information only to my Great-Granfather -Caleb STAFFORD born 11/11/1858. He married Mahaley BEASLEY (Daughter of Jesse BEASLEY). Children of the marriage were: Howard, William and Herod. Caleb and family left Cato, TN (Trousdale county) in 1905-6 for Callaway county, Missouri. Caleb's death certificate shows his father and monther to be a Samuel and Elizabeth STAFFORD. I have been unable to locate any further information on these 2 people. There appears to be a link to Cane STAFFORD line, but again, I haven't been able to confirm it. Any info appreciated!



Debbi McKay Thu Aug 8 14:17:20 1996
LAMBERT, HILL, GREENBERRY, SMALLWOOD, CHRISTIAN, DAVIS
Seeking information on several people in several counties: Sumpter/Sumter any and all - Knox County and surrounding areas. LAMBERT any and all - Claiborne County and surrounding areas. HILL, William G and/or GREENBERRY - Smith County and surrounding areas. SMALLWOOD, Hescenia (wife of William G. Hill) CHRISTIAN, Lucy (and relations) Smith County, Claiborne County. DAVIS, James (and relations) - Macon and Sumner Counties.



Ann Drown Wed Aug 14 07:09:35 1996
SHANNON, COOK
I would like to contact anyone researching the SHANNON family from Robertson County. Particularly I am interested in descendants of John SHANNON who came to Robertson County in the early 1800's. I am descended from his son, William M. SHANNON (1800-1849) and his wife Mary Lucinda COOK (1803-1889).



Virginia Crilley Tue Aug 20 07:45:18 1996
GRIMES, TURNER, DARR, PEW, CROSNORE, FORD
Interested in GRIMES family of Robertson Co. around 1820. Have will of Jacob GRIMES dated July 31, 1825 in which he lists family: wife, Mary; children: George, Katy(m.Frederick TURNER), Eve (m. Henry DARR), Jacob, Elizabeth(m. J. Pew), Sarah, Molly/Milly (m Thomas CROSNORE, Pegg (m J. FORD), Daniel, Adam, Henry, and Frederick. Since this is so early, can't find out much more. Any sources or ideas? Thanks



Gail Ralls Fri Sep 6 21:21:08 1996
RALLS
Looking for information on James RALLS b ca 1757 NC, d. ca 1823 Stewart Co.



Wayne Langston Sat Sep 7 00:52:57 1996
ROSS, WILLIAMS, CASTILE
I am interested in the ROSS, WILLIAMS, CASTILE families of Stewart Co, Tn. Any help would be appreciated.



Randall L. Hughes Sun Sep 8 12:07:32 1996
McGINNES/McGINNIS, WALKER
I am researching my wife's family that comes from Big Rock, Stewart County, TN. Her maternal grandfather was Edwin McGINNES (McGINNIS?) and her maternal grandmother was Daisy Jane WALKER. I am particularly interested in the Walker line. Daisy Jane WALKER was born in 1896 in Big Rock and her father was Richard Green WALKER who was born in 1870 in Big Rock. I believe James Henry WALKER was the father of Richard Green WALKER but I have no information on him. Does anyone have any information on the WALKER family of Big Rock? Thanks, Randall L. Hughes



Sharon Smith Tue Sep 17 04:27:04 1996
JOYCE, PHILLIPS
Andrew Jackson JOYCE was born in Stewart County 10-Oct-1854. His parents Elic or Alex JOYCE and Priam (?) PHILLIPS are lost. He is said to have been raised by his grandmother Martha or "Patsy" PHILLIPS. Family history seems to think Andrew may have had a sister, Sarah. He also may have had a brother by the name, of "Pinky" who somehow managed to get himself shot. Any help to help to put this family back together would be appreciated. Sharon Smith



Joyce Rushing Youngblood Wed Sep 18 17:00:41 1996
RUSHING
Who was ENOCH DEASON RUSHING'S (BN 1820-1821) father???? Enoch Deason Rushing left Tn. (Bedford Co) about 1850 or earlier. He came to Fayette County Al. He bought land in Tuscaloosa Co. in 1852-1857. Milly Deason Rushing also came to Tuscaloosa Co about the same time. Milly was marr. to John Rushing. I have several of their children's names, but Enoch Deason was not among them. Did I miss him? Does anyone have info on this family? EMAIL to [email protected] Thanks Joyce Rushing Youngblood



Robert Stone Tue Sep 24 15:06:28 1996
STONE, POINDEXTER, STEWART
Information on the life of Franklin STONE, died 1934, buried Casey Cemetery. Provide occupation, land ownership, birth, parents, etc. Information on the POINDEXTER and STEWART families in Montgomery or Stewart counties.



joe williams Sun Oct 20 15:54:11 1996
WILLIAMS
Thomas R. Williams b. Oct, 1818 Stewart Co. Does anyone know which household in the 1820 census he's found? Caleb, John and Miles Williams are among the 12 households which have a male under age 10.



Julia French Wood Mon Oct 21 22:21:18 1996
ANDERSON, FRENCH
I am looking for the parents of Rebecca Angeline ANDERSON, b. 21 Aug 1788, in Logan Co. KY m. 9 Aug 1806 in Stewart Co. TN to Gideon Richard FRENCH b. 15 Nov 1880 in GA. This info is taken from the French family bible (not in my possession) and gives his father as Samuel FRENCH, but not anything about her parents. There are a William and a Cornelius ANDERSON [FRENCH] listed in the Stewart Co. census for that period, but I need to know if either of these are her father, and who was her mother. They later moved to Henry Co. TN. Their 7th child, Richard Ely FRENCH, was my ggrandfather. I will share my family info with anyone related. Thanks. [SEE ENTRY BELOW]



Gordon Wells Thu Oct 31 17:51:09 1996
CHAMPION
Looking for any information on Aaron CHAMPION & John CHAMPION, Dover, Tennessee, Approximately 1860.



Julia French Wood Sat Nov 2 17:58:49 1996
ANDERSON, FRENCH
I entered a query last month, and just noticed that I made a mistake. I am looking for the parents of Rebecca Angeline ANDERSON, b. 1788 and married to Gideon FRENCH, and the question is about William and Cornelius ANDERSON not FRENCH. Any help would be appreciated.



Carey Rogers Sat Nov 2 21:55:11 1996
FORD, BOSWELL
FORD, James, was born in Tennessee about 1780-88 and was in Stewart County from about 1811 to 1824. He lived in Henry County from 1824 to his death in 1861. Was he born in Montgomery County? Was he related to Col. James FORD who died in Montgomery County in 1808? He was married to Susannah (b. ca 1780 SC), was she a BOSWELL? Where were they married? Any help would be appreciated.



Brenda Wyatt Mon Nov 4 21:45:50 1996
DANIEL, BUSH
I am searching for ancestors, siblings & descendants of Wesley DANIEL b. 1827 TN. In 1870 he was in Stewart Co. with wife Sallie b. 1840, William b. 1865, Mary b. 1866, Thomas b. 1869 and Prudie BUSH b. 1856. Prudence BUSH's mother was Mary A. DANIEL b. 1822 TN. Mary A. DANIEL m. in 1850 in Benton Co. TN to Joseph F. BUSH and their children were Nancy Van Dora b. 1852, Asa b. 1853, Prudence Torrence b. 1856. Any help with this family will be appreciated.


Susan Cook Thu Nov 7 21:28:03 1996
COOK
Anyone researching the COOKS in Houston and Stewart County? I have a lot of Cook info to early 1800's to share. Many COOKS in Tennessee Ridge, Erin, etc.



Grace Kayser Fri Nov 8 08:39:39 1996
KING, PETTY, HARRINGTON
Seeking the parents, sibling and any information of William KING d. abt 1826; m. Rachel PETTY b. 1791/1793, dau. of George PETTY and Lydia HARRINGTON. The family lived in Stewart Co. and after William KING died, Rachel m. J.A.M. Boyd. William & Rachel's children: Henry B. KING, John Rhodes KING and William George KING - all characters of the novel "TRUE WOMEN" by Janice Woods Windle. Would appreciate a response for anyone having info. relating to this family.



Dan MartinTue. Nov. 12 13:35:00 1996
MARTIN, SEXTON
I am searching for the parents of John "P." or "W." MARTIN b. TN abt. 1803, m. Matilda ? b. NC abt. 1804. John "W." appears only in 1840 Stewart Co., TN census. He is listed as just John MARTIN in the 1850 Stewart Co., TN census. Most of the tax and land records record John "P." MARTIN. Children:
1. Mary Ann b. 1828 TN, d. unk m. Possibly John McFALL;
2. James Marion b. Nov. 27, 1831 TN, d. Mar 19, 1892 m. Mary Elizabeth FOWLER b. Jan.
18, 1838 TN, d. May 4 1892;
3. William Francis b. 1833, d. Mar. 14, 1862 at Camp Douglas, IL;
4. George Washington b. Jan. 31, 1835, d. Feb 3, 1901 m Nancy Emaline SEXTON b. Jul
1837, d. Apr 2, 1907;
5. Jeremiah H. b. Nov. 1836 TN, d. Oct 18, 1910 m. Martha J. SEXTON b. Jun 1839 TN,
d. Jun 5, 1916;
6. Andrew Jackson (my g grandfather) b. Oct 26, 1838 TN, d. Jan 23, 1900 m. Mary Francis
(Polly) SEXTON b. Mar 9, 1846 TN, d. Jun 20, 1909;
7. Sarah b. 1841 TN, d. Unk m. George Harrison SEXTON (son of Anderson SEXTON)
b. unk, d. unk;
8. Lucinda b. 1843, d. unk m. Unk;
9. Nancy E. b. 1848 TN d. unk m Lewis E. MOORE b. 1848 TN, d. unk.

 

Nancy Emaline SEXTON, Martha J. SEXTON, and Mary Francis (Polly) SEXTON were sisters, the daughters of George William SEXTON b. abt 1811, d. Jul 11, 1892 and Mary Ellen ANDERSON b. abt 1816, d. unk. George William was the son of Brittain SEXTON b. abt 1762 prob. Wake Co., NC, d. abt 1848 TN m. Nancy Moody Feb. 17, 1787 in Wake Co., NC. Brittain and Nancy moved to Stewart Co., TN abt 1795. Other children of Brittain Sexton:

1. Henry b. 1787 prob. Wake Co., NC, d. abt 1848 m unk;
2. Allen b. abt 1795 NC, d 1857 m. Sarah unk;
3. Anderson b. Abt 1800, d. abt 1846 m unk;
4. Tilghman b. abt 1800 Stewart Co., TN, d. abt 1847 m 1st Sallie Weston, 2nd Sallie's sister,
Matilda;
5. Rebecca b. abt 1805, d. Jul 31, 1886, m Henry Andrews b. Sep 18, 1799, d. Aug. 1890;
6. Mary (Polly) b. abt 1834, d. unk m Henry Clemens TOWNZEN.

I am also searching for the parents of Brittain SEXTON, and Nancy MOODY.



Sandy Taylor Shackelford Thu Nov 21 16:49:36 1996
TAYLOR, BOGARD, FORD, LAWRENCE, WHALEY, GARLAND
My gggrandfather was George TAYLOR. He was married to Arzella BOGARD. My ggrandfather was Album TAYLOR, 1884-1964, and was married to Dora FORD, 1884-1965, whose parents were Fute FORD and Mary LAWRENCE. My grandfather is Winfred Scott TAYLOR, b. 11-5-1906, and was married to Ollie Laura WHALEY, b. 2-23-1906. Her parents were John Thomas WHALEY and Mary Ellen GARLAND. As far as I know, all were from Dover, Tennessee, around Bumpus Mills. I would greatly appreciate any information.



peggy morgan Sat Nov 23 16:18:28 1996
MORGAN
I am seeking information about my g g grandfather William G. MORGAN and my g g grandmother Sarah A. born @ 1812 in Big Rock Tn.



Jack LaPeer Wed Nov 27 19:51:12 1996
FORD, MORGAN, ALLEN
I am researching the FORD and MORGAN surnames of Stewart County, TN. I have ancestral links to JESSE ALLEN and NANCY DEADIE (MORRIS) FORD and JOHN ELI and ELIZABETH J. (EZELL) MORGAN. Both families lived near BUMPUS MILLS and TOBACCOPORT, TN. Any help with information on these surnames would be appreciated. Thank you! Jack LaPeer Portland, MI e-mail: [email protected]



Jack Johnson Fri Nov 29 00:10:29 1996
BUCKINGHAM, GATELY
Looking for parents of JOHN BUCKINGHAM (b.1828) and wife MARY (and/or JANE GATELY). Stewart Co Mar. records show JOHN m. JANE GATELY in 1857, but death cert. of one of John's children lists the mother as MARY E. GATELY (d.1905). 1880 census shows wife as Mary. (?) John had following children: MARGARET J.(b.1858), NANCY L. (b.1860), Wm. T. (Doc) (b.1864), LENNIE (b.1866), JAMES L. (b.1869)[writer's g'father], SALLIE, LUCY, & GEORGE (1872-1878) Located MANY Buckingham's in Stewart, but can't make connections. Any help would be appreciated on BUCKINGHAM or GATELY.



kristin robinson Thu Dec 5 16:21:24 1996
LANKFORD/LANGFORD, ANDREWS
Seeking info on the LANKFORD/LANGFORD and ANDREWS families of Stewart Co. TN. 1850 Census shows James LANGFORD age 53 b. NC with wife Martha ? 49 b. TN. Children: Wile 23 b. TN, Jonathan 22, Jesse 21, J(ohn?) 20, and Henry 17. Next door lived the family of John LANGFORD and his wife Elizabeth and 8 children: John, Thom, Isabella, Eliz, Derm, James, Eudira and Aucilla. The ANDREWS family in 1850 showed John ANDREWS 67 b. VA, his wife Mary 45 b. NC and his 4 children: Maranda 17 b. TN, Henry 15, Susan 10, and James 3. This Maranda ANDREWS married Jonathan LANKFORD 7 Apr 1852 in Stewart Co. TN



Shelly Keel Mon Dec 9 22:31:47 1996
KEEL, FERGUSON
I am looking for information on my Grandfather, and Great Grandfather/Grandmother believed to hail from Dover, Tenn around 1895. I have 1900 Census records from Stewart county showing my grandfather with his mother living with John Riley JAMESON and family in 1900. What I am looking for is:

1. Proof of birth for my grandfather: William Perry KEEL; Born 10/12/1895/Dover, Tenn
2. Proof of Marriage: Joseph KEEL/Elizabeth Cathryn FERGUSON between 1890-1896
(Dover?) Born: Unknown / 8/28/1876 (Tenn) Parents: Unknown / Paul and Louvena
FERGUSON
3. Proof of Death: Joseph KEEL (Died 1894-1900?) Dover?
4. Land records for Joseph and Elizabeth KEEL

Any Info would be greatly appreciated! Shelly Keel



Angela Place Mon Dec 16 13:11:56 1996
RUSHING
Looking for any info about the family of Hardy RUSHING, who was born c1770 in Anson Co., NC and moved to Stewart Co by 1820 (he appears in Stewart Co. in the 1820 Census). Hardy had two families; he married first (unknown) c1790 in NC; they had approximately 9 children, all names (unknown). He married second Elizabeth ? c1820, possibly in TN; their children included Abel, Levin, James, Susannah, David and Robert. Any help much appreciated; please email me! Thanks.



Dan Bruce Tue Dec 17 21:22:54 1996
WAGGONER, RALLS, LEE
I am seeking any information regarding Ike WAGGONER b. December 27, 1859, died August 25, 1935, and his two wives: 1) Martha Jane RALLS b. September 19, 1864, died October 24, 1890...2) Lena Lottie LEE b. July 18, 1872, died December 16, 1939. My primary focus is on the second marriage to Lena Lottie LEE. From this marriage there were nine children including Gaines Wesley WAGGONER, who is my grandfather. I understand that Ike WAGGONER was a pharmacist, and physician.



Tex Collins Tue Dec 17 06:04:04 1996
COLLINS, BROWN, O'BAR
COLLINS, Francis WFT est 1781-1814 died 1844 in Stewart Co, Tn. Married about 1829 First wife Alice BROWN (e) Issue: James Monroe COLLINS b; Jan. 2, 1829 Stewart Co. Married Jan 8, 1850 to Mary Jane O'BAR. 2nd marr of Francis COLLINS; Annis ?? Issue: John, Benjamin, Francis, Louisa.
1st. Who was Francis Collins parents?
2nd. What the last name of his second wife?
3rd. Any info of any kind on this family?



Tommy Allen Sun Dec 22 20:43:53 1996
CROSS, CLAXTON, HAND, WALKER, McCASKILL,
John B. CROSS, b. 09-12-1835, married 12-07-1869 to Lucy Ann CLAXTON (daughter of Joshua CLAXTON and Delilah HAND) children: Robert Stewart CROSS, b. 12-12-1869, Alice Virginia CROSS b. 03-22-1870 (married Dr. Nathaniel Sadler WALKER), Margaret West CROSS b. 03-06-1872 (married William Angus McCASKILL), Samuel Bond Cross b. 09-13- 1874, John Philbert CROSS b. 08-22-1876, Nancy Elizabeth CROSS, b. 08-23- 1880, Kate Walton CROSS b. 07-07-1881, Blanche Loretta CROSS b. 05-03- 1883, Belfield Scott CROSS b. 11-29-1885, Newell Ira CROSS b. 02-29-1887, Matthew Guthrie CROSS b. 01-14-1890, Willie Beulah CROSS b. 01-02- 1894. This family may have been children of Pleasant CROSS and Emily (BUCHANAN) ????. Related to William CROSS, all in Stewart County. John



Tommy Allen Sun Dec 22 21:03:20 1996
CLAXTON, HAND McBRIDE, MULLINS, GROVES
Joshua CLAXTON married Delia Hand 10-15-1838 in Dickson, County, TN. (She later married William P. McBRIDE on 07-20-1858 in Montgomery County, TN.) Children were: William H. CLAXTON b. 11-1840, Julia (Missouri Tennessee) CLAXTON married Richard MULLINS, James Levi CLAXTON b 1844 married #1. Bridgett MULLINS, #2. Elizabeth GROVES, Lucy Ann (Lousiana) CLAXTON married John B. CROSS lived in Stewart County, TN..



doug stewart Sun Dec 29 00:20:30 1996
STEWART
Looking for genealogy on Sylvester Barney STEWART. this man was my grandfather and my father told me many years ago that Stewart County Tennessee was named after our STEWART family. I am looking for information in regards to his family tree. Thank you and happy holidays.

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