Tipton County Queries - 1998

CROSS, WILLIAMS,WARMATH,BLACKSTOCKPlease let me know if any of these names are in your research. Geez am I having a hard time with this. CROSS: John Nathon, John, Willyor William. Warmath: Willy Mae (female) Williams: Ludella (female)maybe a Luella??? Then a BLACKSTOCK: No first name just a surname ofindian heritage, possibly Chickasaw or Cherokee. This is only hearsayright now though. Thank you for any help.
Jennie Cross
Submitted on Mon Jun 29 22:45:30 EDT 1998

CROSS,WILLIAMS,WARMATH,BLACKSTOCKPlease help. I am looking for my relatives John CROSS m. LudellaWILLIAMS, Willy CROSS m. Willy Mae WARMATH, John Nathon CROSS m.Jesse Lee RUSHING. John Nathon died in 1991. He is my grandfather.Willy or William..was his father and John was Willy's father. Anyinfo would be great. All I know is that they resided in Tiptonville,and relatives were in surrounding areas. As perhaps, Henderson,Murfreesboro, Decatur, Shelby, etc. Thanks in advance!
Jennie Cross
Submitted on Mon Jun 29 22:39:07 EDT 1998

Ron Johnson
Submitted on Fri Jun 26 21:51:56 EDT 1998

HENDREN, BELOATEI am attempting to establish ties to a blood relative, any bloodrelative, who may have served in the civil war to qualify me formembership in the Sons of the Confederate Veterans. This relativecould be on my paternal grandfather's side of the family, Hendren, oron my paternal grandmother's side, Beloate. They would have residedin Shelby, Tipton, or Dyer counties, most likely. My grandfather'sname was Paul Vester Hendren. He died in Memphis in 1963 at 63 or 64years of age. My grandmother's name was Janie Gertrude BeloateHendren and she died in approximately 1982 in her mid-eigthies. I'mtruly sorry that I can't furnish anything more specific. Thank youfor your assistance.
Paul W. Hendren -- 6727 Bent Tree Ave., Memphis, TN 38134-8000
Submitted on Thu Jun 25 19:40:25 EDT 1998

MCBRIDE/MCNAIRIf someone lives in or near Covington, Tipton Co, TN, could you checkwith the local library to see if they have copies of old newspapers. On Feb 11, 1890 John G. McBRIDE shot his brother-in-law, EphriamEvander McNAIR, 3 times with a revolver and killed him, John thenshot twice at his wife and missed. I would love to find out if therewas an article written about this incident. If one can be found Iwould pay the cost of making a copy and postage to mail the copy tome. Thank you, Barbara
Subm itted on Thu Jun 25 19:16:16 EDT 1998

ATCHLEY, CROOK, GODSEYI am researching in the area of Reverie, Tipton Co., Tenn., known asIsland 35. I am interested in all of the island's history andfamilies, namely the ATCHLEY, CROOK, and GODSEY families. If you haveany information on this island or its people, please let me know.Please visit my web site at http://www.fhu.edu/~lcrook
Laurel Crook
Submitted on Thu Jun 25 17:48:57 EDT 1998

Pat Arnold -- 41953 N. 20th St. W., Palmdale, CA 93551
Submitted on Tue Jun 23 17:00:13 EDT 1998

WHITLEY,WOOTEN,JETTCaptain Daniel R. WHITLEY (b.7-15-1802, Johnston Co, NC) marriedSarah WOOTEN (b.9-20-1810, Johnston Co, NC) on 12-26-1825 in Johnston Co,NC. They moved to Henry Co, TN before 1830 for a short time, then movedto Tipton Co, TN. They built Red Bud Plantation (9,000 acres) in early 1830s in the area north of Mason to the Hatchie Bottoms, includingthe location of the present town of Charleston.Sarah died in 1850 after the birth of their 10th child. Daniel married Sarah Jane JETT in1852, then Daniel died in 1856.Raiford WHITLEY a brother of Daniel, and M.K. WHITLEY (?), also lived in Tipton Co, TN during this period. I will appreciate any family info on these people. Daniel R. WHITLEY was mygg-grandfather and Sarah WOOTEN was my gg-grandmother.
James C. Garrett -- 1702 S. Detroit Avenue, Russellville, AR 72801
Submitted on Thu Jun 18 23:22:20 EDT 1998

BILLINGSWould like info on spruce wesley billings born Covingtion, tn.1861,died in Manila, Ar. 1936, also would like info on his sonWilliam Thomas Billings,born Covington, Tn Sept.02, 1883 Died inmanila, Ark Nov.2, 1992. Spruce Wesley was married to Elizabeth Davisborn April 7, 1861,diedApril 11, 1898 in Covington, Tn. wouldappreciate any information
Betty Sharp -- Betty Sharp 4437 South 291 Hwy, Lee's Summit,, MO 64082
Submitted on Sun Jun 14 19:31:31 EDT 1998

CAULKINSNeed information from a cemetery near Randolph, TN on CAULKINSfamily: William, Osa, Clifford, Shirley, etc. And if anyone has theobits for these people, it would be of great help. Some died inShelby County but are buried in Tipton County. (Deaths occured in1940s and 1960s.)
Linda Caulkins Stegall
Submitted on Sat Jun 13 15:48:45 EDT 1998

WINFORDWould like to contact any one researching WINFORD families ofTennessee. John and Joseph WINFORD came to Franklin Co., Tenn., fromN.C. Believe some of their descendants may have moved to Tipton Co.
Dora M. Whisenant -- 18 Whispering Hills Lane, Fayetteville, TN 37334
Submitted on Tue Jun 9 01:20:41 EDT 1998

BRAGG, NEWMANI'm seeking information on my grandfather, Robert BRAGG, born about1874 in Tipton County. Died about 1937. First marriage to OceolaMORGAN; three children: Buelah, Eunice and William. Second marriageto my grandmother, Lola NEWMAN, born in Tipton County about 1904.They had three children: Marie, Charles, Robert. Robert BRAGG (theelder) had a sister named Missouri, who married a RICHARDSON. Can'tlocate any birth, death, marriage or family information on RobertBRAGG through Vital Records and/or Archives. Would appreciate infofrom anyone researching the BRAGG or NEWMAN families.
Debra Bragg
Submitted on Sat Jun 6 15:25:14 EDT 1998

AVERYI am interested in corresponding with anyone who is researching theAVERY family. My gg-grandfather was Thomas AVERY (1849, Atlanta GA),He lived in Covington (Tipton County), Tennessee and was married toCarolyne FLAKE (1858, Covington TN). Their children were William(1874),George (my gg-grandfather, born Feb 1, 1876), Robert (1879),Chalmers (1880), Francis (1884), Ed (1885), Gabe (1886), Lee (1887),Junior (1890), Ernest (1891), Alice (Mar, 1895), Drew (1898).
James W. Avery -- 1215 New Jersey Avenue N.W., Washington, DC 20001-1225
Submitted on Fri Jun 5 17:00:57 EDT 1998

MALEY, MISENHEIMER, BRYANTSearching for info on the family of Gladden MALEY. He was the son ofEdna/Emma MISENHEIMER-MALEY-BRYANT. Edna/Emma was a daughter of John& Sarah CRYER-MISENHEIMER of Tipton County,Tn. Gladden MALEY was afactory worker in Memphis in 1920. He and his siblings were cousinsto my grandfather. His uncle & my great-grandfather moved to Ky in1913. I am working on family history and have lost contact with thisbranch of the family. Any help or lead will be appreciated ! , ThanksD. Jakob Misenheimer.
D.Jakob Misenheimer -- 202 South Broadway, Georgetown, KY 40324
Submitted on Fri Jun 5 14:33:17 EDT 1998

CATES, WILSONWilliam CATES married E. S. WILSON on Aug. 30, 1871 in Tipton County,TN. Does anyone know what the E. S. stands for?.
Georgia Bristol
Submitted on Sun May 31 16:45:53 EDT 1998

SULLIVAN - BROOKSJOHN W. SULLIVAN b.ca. 1832, married MILLIE(EMILY) BROOKS in HardemanCo. 1866. Millie BROOKS b. ca. 1836 was raised in Madison Co. Livingclose to her were several Sullivan families. Thomas J., P. B. H.W.Jackson C. and Simon. Simon and Jackson C. were related to JacobSullivan living in Tipton Co. I have been unable to attach John W.Sulivan to parents or siblings. He disappears between 1871 and 1880,when Millie is found with their three sons, MILTON J., WILLIAM M. ANDTHOMAS A. in Maadison Co., with Joseph A. Brooks (no relation) andhis wife Sarah (NICHOLSON, STANLEY). Sarah died and Joe marriedMillie SULLIVAN in Hardeman Co. 1884. They subsequently moved toTipton Co. MILTON SULLIVAN was my husband (Elbert B. SULLIVAN)grandfather, and JOHN W. SULLIVAN was his ggrandfather. Anyinformation about TIPTON CO. SULLIVANS would be appreciated. Thanks.Nancy Sullivan NSull7@aol.com
Nancy Sullivan
Submitted on Tue May 26 00:23:04 EDT 1998

TAYLORI am seeking information on Marcus C. TAYLOR b. 6 Mar 1831 d. 8 Jan1904 in Tipton Co. He is buried with his wife Letitia "Lettie"Louisa RAYMOND in the cemetery at the Salem Church in Atoka, TN. Also seeking info on his daughter Martha Griselda TAYLOR b. 10 Oct1861 d. 29 Oct 1943 who married Levi Browning Dennis GRIMES. Marthamoved with her husband to Memphis where they lived until theirdeaths. Marcus Taylor lived in Lincoln Co. TN and Pope Co. AR untilafter the Civil War and then moved to Tipton Co.
Charles W. White, Jr. -- 5410 Gene St., Paragould, AR 72450
Submitted on Mon May 25 21:49:27 EDT 1998

MCCARVER, CARVER$50.00 REWARD for information leading to the parents of WilliamMcCarver alias William Carver , b. 1833 Mason , Tn.
William McCarver
Submitted on Tue May 19 21:10:47 EDT 1998

SOUTHALLLooking for information about grandfather Ulys? Ulysses? SOUTHALL,died 1975-1977. Brother was Ben SOUTHALL of Covington. Alsointerested in any other information about SOUTHALL family in TiptonCounty.
Doug Southall
Submitt ed on Fri May 15 23:38:01 EDT 1998

GRAYLooking for information concerning Thomas GRAY, Sr., born circa 1805,Tipton Co., NC, son of Alexander GRAY, Sr. and Mary WARREN. Marriedto Nancy (last name unknown) who was born about 1810 Lincoln Co., TN.Both died in Smith Co. TN. Nancy was supposedly full-blooded Choctaw. Trying to locate family.They had two children known to date: Amanda M. GRAY, who marriedAbraham Albert TURNEY; and Elizabeth GRAY, who married Daniel MayBarnum.
Mary E. Dougherty
Submitted on Fri May 15 10:24:35 EDT 1998

MISENHEIMER, GLOVER,SASSER,POSEYSearching for info on the surnames of GLOVER & POSEY in the TiptonCounty Tn. area for connections to the MISENHEIMER family.{2daughters of Jacob & Esther SLOUGH MISENHEIMER married a POSEY &GLOVER} Also searching for anyone with info on the SASSER family.MARY ANN SASSER married JOHN WILSON MISENHEIMER in Tipton Co. and shedied here circa 1918. Are any of the people with the surnames GLOVER,POSEY and SASSER still living in Tipton & Shelby area related to thisfamily ? Any help with these surnames is appreciated. Thank you, D.Jakob Misenheimer, 202 South Broadway, Georgetown, Ky 40324 {phone502-868-9961}
DAVID MISENHEIMER -- 202 South Broadway, Georgetown, KY 40324
Submitted on Tue May 12 08:21:44 CDT 1998

STARRI am researcing my STARR ancestors. I saw a STARR in Tipton Countyin the Family Tree Maker program. My STARRS were in Harrison CountyTexas by 1850.
Mary Starr Chapman
Submitted on Mon May 11 13:14:29 CDT 1998

MC FARLANDI am interested in hearing from anyone who may have information onthe parents of Thomas D. MC FARLAND who was in Tipton County in 1850Census in the household of his sister, Jennetta MC FARLAND KNOX. Herhusband was John Bray KNOX. I have been unable to confirm parents. There was a Clarinda in the KNOX household in 1850 census and Iassume that is the mother of Thomas. When the MC FARLANDS went toPulaski County Arkansas in the 1860 census Thomas and his brotherReuben Fletcher were living close to each other and Ruben had in hishousehold a Calvin MC FARLAND. Was he their father? Who is Vardy MCFARLAND? Clarinda was administrator of his estate in mid 1840. Wouldappreciate any info available.
Wanda McFarland -- 908 Seymour, Pasadena, TX 77506-2444
Submitted on Mon May 11 09:45:11 CDT 1998

LAKE/FAIRES/RAYSeeking info on the family of Daniel T. LAKE b. ca. 1794 in TN.Daniel and family are in Smith Co., TN 1820-1840. By 1850 and 1860 he is living in Tipton Co., TN. Daniel and his wife (unknown) had apossible number of 11 children. Identified children are: Elvira b.ca. 1820 m. Jesse Thomas FAIRES; Allen Derbow b. ca. 1825 m. IndiannaCRENSHAW; Daniel b. ca. 1826; Mary Susan b. ca. 1834 m. Elisha BoykinRAY; and James C. b. ca. 1836 m. Mary Ann SILER. Children Elvira andMary Susan both moved to Texas with their spouses. Who was DanielT.'s wife? Who were his parents? A possible brother was Allen, whowas also in Smith Co., TN in 1820. Who were the other children? When and where did Daniel and his wife die? Any help on this familywould be appreciated.
Harriet DeLaughter -- 112 Chuck St., Atlanta, TX 75551-2411
Submit ted on Tue May 5 23:14:06 CDT 1998

GLASSAm searching for information about parents of Julius Caesar NapoleonGLASS, born in Tipton County in May 1834, married Lucy Ann Roe inNovember, 1858. JCN and Lucy had seven children, the last beingBishop Eric Edmond GLASS. JCN is my great grandfather, and Bishop ismy grandfather. My father is W. Orris GLASS who still lives inTipton County. Any help appreciated. I'm really stuck!
Beth Glass -- P. O. Box 1603, Brevard, NC 28712
Submitted on Fri May 1 20:33:57 CDT 1998

ARMSTRONG, BLACKWELL, MAZEI am just starting research on these people and would appreciate anyhelp. Matthew ARMSTRONG b. abt. 1848, his wife Margaret (?) both bornin Tn. They lived in Ark. for a while as that is where severalchildren were born. I need her maiden name and place of birth forboth. They were in Tipton, Tn in the 1910 & 1920 census.Also needinfo on Ira R. ARMSTRONG and his wife Viola. This was her secondmarriage. First marriage was to Clifton BLACKWELL. She had 2daughters by this man. They were Juanita and Pauline. In 1910 censusher mother was living with her and there was no last name. Just thefirst name of Fannie or Nannie. It was hard to read. I need Viola'smaiden name and any other info. Also listed in 1910 census wasFrancis C. MAZE. She is daughter of Matthew & Margaret and sister toIra. She was born in Tn. and Ira in Ark. Thanks, Nelda
Nelda Baker
Submitted on Fri May 1 14:49:31 CDT 1998

ARMSTRONGI need info and obit on Ira R. ARMSTRONG b. Aug, 10, 1886 in Ok. anddied April, 1973 in Tenn. He was in Tipton County in 1920 and Ibelieve this is where he died. The SS index listed Tipton as homewhen he applied for SS. Thanks, Nelda
Nelda Baker
Submitted on Wed Apr 29 10:48:30 CDT 1998

MCFARLAND, BASS1870 Tipton County Census page 68 household 66 T. B. (THOMAS)McFARLAND 46 MARY J wife R N 8 born AR J L 3 Born TN 1860 Census forPulaski Co AR Campbell TWP shows THOMAS AND MARY with childrenELIZABETH 9 REBECCA 7 RUBEN 6 JAMES W 4 THOMAS R 6/12 MARY 4 6/12 andJAMES BASS 78, MARY'S father Does anyone know what happened to thechildren and James Bass? James sometimes goes by the name JONES.
Patricia Bass Nance -- 2712 Denise, Benton, AR 72015
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SMITH Looking for information about James Nathaniel Smith born between 1826to1830 in Tipton, Tenn. He died 16 Oct. 1857 in Tipton, Tenn. Andmarried on17 Apr. 1850 in Tipton, Tenn. He was married to Julia Caroline(Catherine)Turnage born 1 Jan. 1837 in Munford Tipton, Tenn. and Died 20 Mar.1863 or1865 in Tipton, Tenn. Her Parents were Isaac W Turnage and PurityGibson(that is the only infomation we have on her parents). James andJulia had 3children that we know of they were; Isaac Henry Smith bn. 20 Oct 1852inTipton Tenn.; Charles Agustus Smith bn. 24 Feb. 1856 in BrightonTipton,Tenn.; James Buchanan Smith bn. 20 Oct 1857 in Tipton, Tenn.. Wewouldapreciate any information about either of the two families that arementioned above. Thank You.
Leon & JoAnn Ungerman -- P.O. Box 23, Huntington, UT 84528
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CATES, WILSONI am searching for anyone who knows what the initials E. S. Wilson stands for? She married William Bloomer CATES Aug. 30, 1871. Shedied June 4, 1877 in Tipton County. Did they have any children?
Georgia Bristol
Submitted on Sun Apr 19 16:03:31 EDT 1998

Anna Bowers
Submitted on Fri Apr 17 10:18:03 EDT 1998

FAUGHTI am looking for the parents of Henry J. FAUGHT, born abt 1846. Partof my info shows he is from MS, while the other part shows he is fromTN. He died in Tipton Co. March 6, 1909. His wife was Nancy W.GRANTHAM. They were married August 18, 1867 in Hardeman Co., TN. Any info about his parents would be greatly appreciated.
Jack Hearington
Submitted on Fri Apr 17 20:02:56 EDT 1998

CAMPBELL,PICKARDWould like to hear from all that has a connection to any Campbell orPickard that lived in Tipton Co. Tn.
louise kelly vanover
Submitted on Thu Apr 16 12:08:06 EDT 1998

Eugene Benton -- 19431 Sierra Linda Road, Irvine, CA 92612-3937
S ubmitted on Mon Apr 13 15:51:34 EDT 1998

THOMPSON, GIST, PACENancy PACE m ca 1860(in her early teens)James GIST 3 child (JohnPosey, Talitha, Nancy) div m THOMPSON both dau m THOMPSONs also...shelive & d Covington TN or nearby John Posey live OK & TXany help on this sketchy line appreciated
m knapp
Submitted on Sun Apr 12 17:36:53 EDT 1998

SHARP, ROANE , SMITH , MISENHEIMER Searching for info on the parents of Mary Jane SHARP ROANE. Shemarried Sterling Spencer ROANE in Tipton Co. Tn. They had a daughterHenrietta that married William Henry SMITH, the son of Alexander &Hannah SMITH. Mary Kathryn SMITH, a daughter of William & HenriettaRoane Smith married Levey Gillispie MISENHEIMER and moved to Ky. in1913. Are John SHARP and Jane BANE ALEXANDER SHARP {born Aug. 28,1794 - died Sept. 18, 1854 } {married Feb. 10, 1820} {moved to Tn.from N.C. on Mar. 10, 1820} the parents of Mary Jane SHARP ROANE ? .Thanks David Misenheimer 202 S. Broadway, Georgetown, Ky. 40324.{Address Effective 28 April 1998} {phone 502-868-9961}
David Jakob Alexzandr Misenheimer -- 202 South Broadway, Georgetown, KY 40324
Submitted on Tue Apr 7 13:52:09 EDT 1998

CARROLLLooking for info concerning my grandfather, LEE EATHER NATHANIALFRANKLIN CARROLL, or ETHER NATHANIAL CARROLL, whose father was FRANKCARROLL...don't know ggrandmother's name. His siblings were JAMES,DAVE, AUDIE, MOLLIE, ADA, SARAH, JOSIE and ELIZABETH. He marriedMADIE GUILLIAMS of Chester County. He was born October 9, 1877. Would appreciate anything you have.
Wanda Faye Carroll Strycker
Submitted on Tue Apr 7 12:03:12 EDT 1998

MISENHEIMER,MALEY,MCCLUSKEY,CRYER,SMITHSearching for the families of Edna & Emma MISENHEIMER, daughters ofJohn Wilson {son of Jacob & Esther SLOUGH MISENHEIMER} and SarahFrances CRYER {daughter of Louisa RAINS-MILLER-YARBROUGH}MISENHEIMER. Edna & Emma both born in Tipton County Tn. in the late1880's and were living in Memphis Tn. in the 1940's. They marriedinto the MALEY & McCluskey families. Their brother, Levey GillispieMISENHEIMER , my great-grandfather, married Mary Kathryn SMITH{daughter of William & Henrietta ROANE SMITH of Tipton County} Leveymoved to Kentucky in 1913. Any info on the families of Edna and Emmais appreciated. Thanks David Misenheimer- 202 South Broadway-Georgetown,Ky 40324
David Misenheimer -- 202 South Broadway , Georgetown, KY 40324
Submitted on Fri Apr 3 13:27:06 EST 1998

GAGEI am searching for any information on the David GAGE family. Father's name: Reuben GAGE. Mother's name is Abigail BURLESONGAGE. Son's name was William, with a birth date of 11 Sept 1826and birth place was Tipton Co. TN. Any information on any membersof this family would certainly be appreciated. I do not have awife's name for David GAGE and would really like to find thatinformation.
Jean McCullough
Submitted on Thu Apr 2 20:41:12 EST 1998

WILSONWILSON, Archibald 1830. Need information on family, etc.
Piekenbrock -- 2730 Oak Tree Dr., Carrollton, TX 75006
Submitted on Tue Mar 31 23:47:36 EST 1998

STEPHENS, TAISERSupposedly a Lawrence STEPHENS married a Margaret TAISER 1854 inTipton TN. If they remained in Tipton county did they have a child bythe name of Rufus STEPHENS?
F.E.Stephens -- ll Las Huertas Ridge Rl, Placitas, NM 87043
Submitted on Mon Mar 30 16:19:12 EST 1998

DELASHMIT, HATHCOCK, BYRUMDELASHMIT, HATHCOCK, BYRUMLee Hosie Hathcock married Willie ByrumRobert Lorenzo married Etta Mae Craig
MaDonna DeLashmit -- PO BOX 1124 , Scappoose, OR 97056
Submitted on Sun Mar 29 10:50:46 EST 1998

BURLISON, BURLESONBURLISON/BURLESON: According to family lore, my Burlison relations(Ripley Co., MO) came from Tipton Co. They show up in MO between 1815and 1850, with a number of them being born in Tennessee between theyears 1800-1840. I'm missing information on one generation. I believethe name to be Joseph Burlison, with at least a son William (b c1840) and daughter Elizabeth (b c 1835), all born in TN. Supposedlysome of the Burlisons came from around Burlison town in Tipton, soI'm hoping that these folks did also. Does anyone have info on theBurlisons in Tipton Co. that they would be willing to share? Also,does anyone know how Burlison town came into being, and who its namedafter (if anyone in particular)? Any help would be greatlyappreciated.
Mark Voigt
Submitted on Thu Mar 26 13:41:57 EST 1998

BISHOP, SHELTONLooking for information on WILLIAM (BILLY) A. BISHOP. Born in 1860,died in 1944. Married MAREIA SHELTON. Children: Edgar Bishop,Wilkie Bishop, Madie Bishop, Jessie Bishop. Help appreciated. Willgladly share what I have.
Nathan Bishop
Submitted on Tue Mar 24 21:09:04 EST 1998

KIRTS / KURTZ / CURTSLooking for descendants of MARTIN KIRTZ, KURTS, KURTZ, CURTS. He islisted in the 1850 census for Tipton Co., TennMartin (Curts) Kurts b: Abt. 1799 in Nelson Co., Kentucky d: Bef. 1860 in Tipton Co., Tennessee +Ruth (Emlera) Embrey m: June 09, 1819 in Harrison Co., Indiana *2nd Wife of Martin (Curts) Kurts: +Margaret Sutherland b: 1802 in North Carolina d: in Tennessee m: July 18, 1829 in Maury Co., Tennessee........ 2 Thomas C. Kurts b: Abt. 1823 in Tennessee ........ 2 William James Kurts b: Abt. 1826 in Tenn ........ 2 Mary E. Kurts b: Abt. 1828 in Tennessee ........ 2 Martin Henry Kurts b: Abt. 1831 in Tenn ............ +Hellen A. b: Abt. 1828 in Tennessee d: Bef. 1900 m: Bef.1855........ 2 Rachell Kurts b: Abt. 1832 in Tennessee ........ 2 John A. Kurts b: April 27, 1834 in Maury Co., Tenn d: Oct 05, 1879 in Leigh's Chapel, Tenn............ +Louelle Adelade Lo
Jim Curts -- 208 Saratoga, Blue Springs, MO 64014
Submitted on Tue Mar 24 18:14:34 EST 1998

BROWNI am interested in the family of Samuel and Susan Miller Brown. He was a preacher in the Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church and held a modest amount of land. Samuel died while a resident of Tipton Co.in the late 1820's. His son, Isaac Newton Brown, went on to fame in the Confederate State Navy. Specifics on Isaac and/or family woul be appreciated. I have been in Covington and around the county a little.
Charles Getchell -- Quinnipiac College Library, Quinnipiac College, Hamden, CT 06518
Submitted on Wed Mar 18 15:46:02 EST 1998

FORD, MANLY (MANLEY) H.Seeking information on Family of Manly FORD, resided in Tipton Co. in1860. Not shown in 1870 census. Particularly interested in his deathdate, location and later whereabouts of wife Elizabeth, and otherfamily members- Joseph (24 in 1860), John (22), Carlos (17)Sarah(14).Also Information on marriage of William Thomas FORD and DorcasMelissa THOMPSON, Tipton Co. 28 Jan 1851.
Travis E. McDonald -- 15504 W. Piccadilly Road, Goodyear, AZ 85338
Submitted on Wed Mar 18 12:49:11 EST 1998

HAYNIEI'm looking for any information on my HAYNIE family of Tipton county,TN. George W. HAYNIE b.1799 m.abt.1828 Sidney LINN b.1808. Theirchildren were supposedly born in Tipton Co., but moved with them toTexas in late 1840's or so. Any information would be appreciated.
Henry P Mayo -- P.O. Box 9169, College Station, TX 77842-9169
Submitted on Mon Mar 16 23:57:55 EST 1998

SMITH, TURNAGEAny information on James N. SMITH born abt 1820, married Julia CTURNAGE both of Tipton Co. Thanks
Dan Norgard
Submitted on Sun Mar 15 17:16:51 EST 1998

MCINTTOSH/MCINTUSHMCINTOSH/MCIN TUSH, Is anyone res. this name in Tipton Co? Would liketo share information. Thank you, Angela Smith
Angela Smith
Submitted on Sat Mar 14 19:05:02 EST 1998

JUDY DURHAM -- 156 Wright Lane, Brighton, TN 38011
Submitted on Fri Mar 13 23:13:59 EST 1998

SHOEMAKER, WILLIAM TAYLORSHOEMAKER, William Taylor born in Pontotoc, Ms. in 1857.He married three times in Tipton Co. His third wifewas Mary Grace Smith. I would appreciate any informationon him.
Lou Shoemaker Perry
Submitted on Thu Mar 12 22:36:35 EST 1998

FITEWould like to exchange information on Featherston S. FITE b 1818 NCm Margaret Robinson BANKS b 1827 SC d 1909 Tipton Co TN. Theirchildren were Mary b 1847, David Lafayette b 1849, Julius b 1851,John C. b 1853, Fanny b 1855, Robet S. b 1856, Henry C b 1860,Lee b 1816, Etta b 1863, James V. b 1865, and Abram b 1869. Theycame to Tipton Co TN by 1850 and were there until after 1920. I thinkthat Featherstone might have been the son of Solomon FITE and FramcesA. WELLS.
Pat D. Fite -- 2525 Nantucket #4, Houston, TX 77057
Submitted on Thu Mar 12 21:08:40 EST 1998

HEATHCOCK, HATHCOCK, NEWPORT, GRIFFITHI am looking for information for the following father and son.Jay Prentiss Heathcock (Hathcock on censes) | Born 1-Arp-1862, Married 3-May-1885, Died 17-Arp-1906 at Craighead Ark., AND Edwin Prentiss Heathcock, Born 22-Jul-1900 at Tiptory, Tenn, Married 17-Apr-1926, Died 16-Feb-1972 at Covina, CA,
Steven Heathcock -- 5012 Taft St., Chino, CA 91710
Submitted on Wed Mar 11 16:43:08 EST 1998

BASS, SMITHBASS, BENJAMIN J. married SMITH, FRANCES in Davidson Co. in 1810. Hemoved to Tipton Co. and bought land in 1835 from Wm E. Elmore. In1836 he bought more land from George Wilson. In 1838 he sold all ofthat land to John Y. Taylor. I cannot locate him in 1840. If anyonehas access to cemetery records or has any idea what happened to him Iwould appreciate hearing from you. Thank you so much......Nettie
Nettie Phillips -- 2401 Livenshire, Garland, TX 75041
Submitted on Thu Mar 5 23:42:12 EST 1998

JOYNER, FLETCHER, LUMPKINS, AYCOCK, DALTON, GEANESJOYNER Greatgrand-father William JOYNER, b. 1808, NC, d. 1881, Hopewell,TN. Married ??Nancy DALTON, 1838, Hawkins County, TN. GrandfatherNicholas JOYNER, b. 1854, Tipton County, TN, m. Susie LUMPKINS, b.1862, d. 1940, Memphis, TN. Father: Marvin C. JOYNER, Sr., b. 1885,d. 1969, m. Mattie V. FLETCHER. FLETCHER:Great grand-father: JohnW. FLETCHER, b. 1828, d. ???, m. Louisa E. GEANES, 1827, and m. MaryD. SHERON, 1856. Grandfather: John Bright FLETCHER, b. 1852,Haywood County, TN, d. 1912, Campground (Tipton, Ct.) TN. MarriedSarah Elizabeth AYCOCK, b. 1853, Munford, TN, d. 1925, Shelby County,TN; Mother: Mattie Virginia FLETCHER, b. 1888, Campground, TN, d.1972, Memphis, TN, m. Marvin Cleveland JOYNER. In need of informationre: William JOYNER/Nancy DALTON and John W. FLETCHER/GEANES. Have noinfo. on parents of Wm. JOYNER nor John FLETCHER. If had info. couldprobably go back several generations. No info. on Nancy or GEANES.Be glad to share information.
Imogene Joyner
Submitted on Sat Feb 28 20:18:27 EST 1998

MOORE, PAINEI am searching for information on MOORE and PAINE families. My greatgrandmother was Annie Maria MOORE, b 7 July 1861 to Thomas OliverMOORE and Mary Josephine Paine, daughter of Constantine PAINE andAnne Maria McCAIN.
Jo H. Hedgepeth
Submitted on Sat Feb 28 10:57:48 EST 1998

YORK,BURGETT, SMITHSON,DEWEESEHave a York family picture taken 1906 Tipton Co,Tn all in picture arerelated; M.A. York; Jas York; Burgett's; Smithson or Smithton (3)Mary Elizabeth Deweese York. Would like to get in touch with theother relatives
Louise Beelner -- 430 E. Warren Ave Apt 318, Detroit, MI 48201-1479
Submitted on Fri Feb 20 19:28:02 EST 1998

PASS,PRUITT,TRICEFantleroy PASS is my wife's Great-Grandfather. He married first Frances PRUITT, March 10th, 1837 Caswell Co., North Carolina. The next we find him is in Tipton Co., Tennessee married to SusanTRICE. Any help would be greatly appreciated. We have been look-ing for years and are at a dead end. Any info on these surnames wouldbe appreciated. Thank you
Palmer Lee Pace
Submitted on Fri Feb 20 11:19:41 EST 1998

OWEN/OWENSI am interested in any information on a Beverly B. OWEN/OWENS, bornin SC 1816, wife Jane born TN 1823, children Sarah and Margaret bornTN 1839, 1841. He is listed in the 1840 census for Tipton County. Any information, including the 1840 census record, marriage records,tax records, etc. would be welcome.
Nancy Griffith
Submitted on Wed Feb 18 13:20:32 EST 1998

DICKSON - DICKERSONLooking for info on DICKSON/DICKERSON, Bedford Forest. He was inArkansas 7/9/1860 (when his daughter, Ella, was born) and was inTipton Co., Tenn. in 1886, when said daughter married John M. YARBRO(son of Elias D. Yarbro & Eliza Clark). This info was obtained fromElla's death certificate. Any leads much appreciated, will tradeinformation.
Alice Yarbro Holtin -- P.O. Box 153, West Fork, AR 72774-0153
Submitted on Mon Feb 16 18:19:57 EST 1998

JO ANNE SAGE -- 500 Piccadilly Row, #115 , Antioch, TN 37013
Submitted on Fri Feb 13 16:09:18 EST 1998

STEWARD (T) I am searching for any information on the family of Amasa STEWARD(T) born c.1832 in Miami Co., OH. At least by 1907 he was in Mason, TN.
Jeri Dearing
Submitted on Sun Feb 8 10:46:49 EST 1998

BASS, HALE, JONES BASS was living in TIPTON CO in 1850 Census. Have been unableto locate him after that. I am searching for a will or grave. Alsowould like to know who his parents were. He had lived in Wilson Coearlier.
Pat Bass
Submitted on Sun Feb 8 00:33:52 EST 1998

WATKINSThe William T. WATKINS family moved from VA to Tippah County, MS. Many of the family migrated to Tipton County, TN, in the late 1800'sand early 1900's. I have been researching all lines, most centeredin the Memphis area. Several still in Mason, Covington andthroughout Tipton County. I would like to share notes andinformation with others researching these lines.
Carl R. Williams (Olive Branch, MS) -- 8723 Windersgate Drive, Olive Branch, MS 38654
Submitted on Sat Feb 7 10:57:51 EST 1998

NELSON WILLIAMS -- 12825 B, somerville, TN 38068
Submitted on Fri Feb 6 13:30:44 EST 1998

HICKS Looking for information on Reuben Perry HICKS b. O'bion Co. mid 1800's. Married a ? Lattimer ( Lattimore) sometime after 1885. Had one sister Mary HICKS who is said to have married a Branden(Brandon). May have gone to Tipton Co. after 1885. Any info would be appreciated. Reuben was my GGrandfather.
Rita (HICKS) DonCarlos -- 1110 N. Lynn St. , Gladewater, TX 75647
Submitted on Thu Feb 5 14:37:19 EST 1998

CHAPMAN, BOYD, GIVINS, SPURRIER My mother was Minne Catherine CHAPMAN, born in Alamo Jan 3 1912.She graduated from Byers Hall High School in Covington in 1929. Her parents, Benjamin and Minnie CHAPMAN lived next door, in Covington, to a Wanda BOYD and her son Dr James BOYD. His former wife was Mary Catherine GIVINS (or GIVENS), who later married a SPURRIER in SC, and the last heard from was a secretary at the college, High Point NC.She was my mother's best friend for many years. ANYONE knowing these families, please let me know. I would like to find Ms Spurrier and/or her sons, and want to know where they all lived in Covington.
Catherine Fryer Cline -- 2029 Forbes Street, Jacksonville, FL 32204
Submitted on Wed Feb 4 13:54:02 EST 1998

RALPH. CORAM, MALEYDoes anyone know parents & birthplace of THOMAS R. RALPH, whomigrated from N.C., via Sumner Co., to Tipton Co. in late1700's/early 1800's? 1st wife was JANE CORAM, whom he m.in 1791 inN.C. Their children included: DICEY, ANDERSON, REBECCA, HIRAM,ELIZABETH, MARY AND ALEXANDER. 2nd wife was (MRS.) FRANCES MALEY-Their children: CANTRELLBETHELL, ELIZA JANE, THOMAS CALVIN, L. FRANCES, & AMERICA JANE. Herson was HENRY MALEY. Will gladly exchange information.
Laurette R. Russell
Submitted on Sun Feb 1 14:30:18 EST 1998

MACAY/TAYLOR/WOODLooking for any information on Candace Delina MACAY b. ca. 1820 RowanCo., NC who married Harrison C. TAYLOR on 19 March 1840 Lincoln Co.,TN. Their children were: Samuel T AYLOR b. ca. 1840, John TAYLOR b.ca. 1842. After Harrison's death Candace married Alexander CarrollWOOD on 12 April 1854 in Tipton Co., TN. Thanks
Debbra Szymanski -- P. O. Box 202, Chidester, AR 71726
Submitted on Thu Jan 29 10:06:21 EST 1998

HUFFMAN/BRINGLENeed to share information on Franklin Thomas HUFFMAN b. ca. 1818Rowan Co., NC who married 1) Eve Ann BRINGLE b. ca. 1828 NC. Theywere married 29 January 1846 Tipton Co., TN and lived in the Garlandcommunity. Their children were: Mary F. HUFFMAN, George D. HUFFMAN,William J. HUFFMAN, Nancy J. HUFFMAN. I understand that Franklindivorced Eve and married her sister 2) Hester Ann BRINGLE on 4October 1859 Tipton Co., TN. Their children were: Laura HUFFMAN,Henry HUFFMAN, Martha HUFFMAN, Charles HUFFMAN, Emma HUFFMAN. I knowthe parents and grandparents of Franklin Thomas HUFFMAN.
Debbra Szymanski -- P. O. Box 202, Chidester, AR 717 26
Submitted on Thu Jan 29 09:59:37 EST 1998

MCCARVER , CARVER$50.00 Reward !!!For a positive connection to the parents of: William McCarver alias William Carver born 1833Married: Mrs.Bassina "Hill" Rea 1856 Franklin Co. , IL.Any sugestions or possible connections welcome!
William McCarver
Submitted on Tue Jan 27 02:51:10 EST 1998

COVINGTON, KING, GADBERRY, WYLIE My great-great grandmother, a Cherokee, Mary Ann GADBERRY, married to either KING or WYLIE. My grandfather, Chester Wylie KING, son of Joseph Wylie KING, married Velma Maybelle COVINGTON, related somehow to Gen. Leonard COVINGTON. Lot of missing links.
Lou Ann Chamberlin -- P.O. Box 14, Creston, NE 68631
Submitted on Mon Jan 26 01:03:16 EST 1998

SMITHSON, POOLE, YORKEvalena POOLE died in a fire in Covington, Tipton Co.,TN in 1924. Her maiden name was SMITHSON and she had an uncle named M.A. YORK.Her husband's name was James R. POOLE and he died in Covington in 1915.Family history says she was of Native American decent. In the 1910 census, she reports that her family is from Alabama and Tennessee.Can anyone help me in finding her parents and tribe? I also need helpin finding James POO LE'S family, also. Thanks!
Mary Caudle
Submitted on Sat Jan 24 17:59:53 EST 1998

GAMBLE, HOFFLER I am researching the surname GAMBLE. My greatgrandfather,Samuel Lavender Gamble, lived in Tipton County, Tn. around the turn of the century, He was originally from South Carolina. Married to Mary Hoffler from Mississippi.Would like more info on his family.
Jean Stafford
Submitted on Sat Jan 24 13:47:22 EST 1998

FARMER,MOORE,RALPH,ALLEN I am searching for any information on the FARMER, MOORE, RALPH, ALLEN families who all lived in Tipton Co TN in the middle 1800s. Thank you for any information you may have.
Submitted on Wed Jan 14 18:13:29 EST 1998

HINDMAN, MARSHALL Seeking data on THOMAS HINDMAN & wife JULIA MARSHALL; believed born circa 1840 in Tipton Co. Parents could be WILLIAM & MARY HINDMAN both possibly born SC; Thomas moved to Lincoln Co where he married Julia March 15, 1877.
Nora Teague -- 203 1/2 E. Downing Street, Tahlequah, OK 74464
Submitted on Wed Jan 14 15:54:58 EST 1998

WILLIAMS, HUFFMAN, MACAYResearching family of Samuel WILLIAMS b.ca. 1792 NC d. 10 Jul 1840 Tipton Co., TN. He married Anna MACAY 12 Apr 1822 Rowan Co., NC. Their children were: Spruce Macay, Daniel F., Alexander, Elizabeth Ann, Augustus and Benjamin. Only Alexander and Daniel remained in Tipton County, others moved to Calhoun Co., AR. Anna Macay had been previously married to Hiram HUFFMAN and her children lived in Tipton County also. Their names were: Eliza, Franklin Thomas and James W. Any help greatly appreciated.
Debbra Szymanski -- P. O. Box 202, Chidester, AR 71726
Submitted on Sat Jan 10 20:37:55 EST 1998

LARIMORE, YARBROnterested in information on Mary LARIMORE, b. 12 Dec. 1804, possibly Bedford Co., TN; married Anderson C. YARBRO circa 1827; d. 17 Sept. 1856/86 (tombstone dim); buried Townsend Cemetery, Covington ("Andy Yarbro's graveyard").
Alice Yarbro Holtin -- P.O. Box 153, West Fork, AR 72774-0153
Submitted on Sat Jan 10 16:59:03 EST 1998

BLANKER, HIBLER, FISHERThe family of William C. Blanker, Norman A. Hibler moved from St. Louis between 1885-1889 to Covington, Tipton Co... William's son James L. Blanker married Fannie Fisher, they had a daughter named Posey. Would like information on James Blanker and his family. Also am looking for information on Norman Hibler's family while living in Covington.
Dawna Hibler Fassler
Submitted on Fri Jan 9 03:56:07 EST 1998

FARMERSeeking information on a Thomas FARMER our greatgrandfather.I am told there is Farmers on the census for tipton co.willing to share info with any one.
Mrs.Jody Farmer -- 1106 s. 10th Ave., Kelso, WA 98626
Submitted on Thu Jan 8 03:55:56 EST 1998

TIPTONI am looking for any information on Pompy Rivers Tipton, Born Seppt 16 1849 in Tennessee. He mmarried Nancy Ann Armstrong in 1875 in Indiana. He had a sister that was refered to as "Lou". Any information would be greatly appreciated.
Barb Parker -- PO Box 978, Gresham, OR 97030
Submitted on Wed Jan 7 22:20:20 EST 1998

BILLINGS - MACAYsearching for information on David BILLINGS who died in Tipton County, TN in 1851. He married Susannah MACAY in North Carolina. Their children were: Margaret, John, George Washington, Wilson,William, James Abner, Spruce Macay, Mary, Elizabeth, Barbary Luticia, Amanda Josephine and David M. All resided in Tipton County, TN in the 1840's and 1850's.
Debbra Szymanski -- P. O. Box 202 , Chidester, AR 71726
Submitted on Fri Jan 2 22:10:49 EST 1998

MILLER, SMITHI am looking for any information on the MILLER or SMITH families. I also have a lot of info on the MILLERS of Tipton County. I have some loose ends I am trying to find
Debbie Smith Murphy
Submitted on Thu Jan 1 21:50:28 EST 1998

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