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January 2003 Queries


I need information on Taylor JONES and his son, Barnett JONES. This family lived in the Leiper's Fork area of Williamson County. Taylor came to Williamson County around 1818. He was married twice that we know of, once to Martha PAYNE(S) and secondly to Martha VOWELL. His son, Barnett Jones was married to Mary MARLIN in Williamson County in 1831. Barnett and Mary had the following children, Rhoda who married a LOCK, Sarah or Sally who married a BRISENTINE, Patrick who married a RATLIFF, Melissa and William. Barnett JONES later moved to Hickman County, TN. If you have any information on the JONES, MARLIN,LOCK or BRISENTINE families, please contact me. Thanks.
Cindy R. Waters -- 207 Sunny Acre Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122
Submitted on Wed Jan 22 16:00:01 MST 2003


I was wondering if someone might be able to do an 1850 TN census lookup for Williamson Co. 12th Civil District, page 73 (or 273). The individual is Mary GILLESPIE, b 1848 and her household at that time (she was age 2 or 3 then). The names and info for the household members would be greatly appreciated!!
A.E. Cook
Submitted on Thu Jan 23 10:33:46 MST 2003


GEORGE H. MULLINS AND MARIE (HUTCHINSON)MULLINS looking for any info on this couple they were listed on the 1880 census for Williamson County they were married 26 Jan. 1869 in Maury County and they had a daughter M.L. Mullins. Any info would help Thanks Doug Mullins
Doug Mullins
Submitted on Thu Jan 23 14:43:22 MST 2003


Need information on spouses of four of early Kingfield settlers David King/ Sarah Hawke's children: Katherine, Madison, Mary Ann, and George Washington. Have information on two branches, David King/Solomon King and David King/Clint King. Also need information on Howells who married Kings in the Kingfield area. Many thanks.
Kevi Goppert
Submitted on Thu Jan 23 15:59:59 MST 2003


Searching for any info on SPIVEY, siblings Martha, b.abt 1841, and Richard, b.abt 1834, in Williamson County, Tn. Father is thought to be Thomas SPIVEY. Richard served in Civil War in 1st Tn. Cavalry. Martha married Thomas Henry BORDERS about 1871 in Davidson County, Tn, died about 1897, and is buried in Keysburg, Ky.
Robert D. Borders -- 304 Mosley Drive, Brentwood, TN 37027
Submitted on Sat Jan 25 08:31:19 MST 2003


Seeking parents and siblings of James Wright, William Carroll and Jeremiah Edwards. James Wright was probably born in Williamson county in 1806. All three lived in Maury county until ca. 1852 when they emigrated to Greene/Christian counties Missouri. Would appreciate feedback, including hints.
Jerry Edwards
Submitted on Sat Jan 25 19:17:33 MST 2003


Children of Robert Rader and Sallie Burnett: (?) Thomas Rader (Uncle Tom), wife Elnore Isaac Ivy Rader (Uncle Doc), wife Aunt Addie (Also had other wives) Robert Rader, wife Emma Albert Rader, wife (?) Annie Carlisle, husband Jim Carlisle Willie Ephriam Rader, b. 04/26/1875, d. 3/4/1949 First wife Ava Johnson, Second wife Callie Catherine Johnson, b. 03/18/1884, d. 08/11/1944 Married 10/05/1903 at her fatherís, H.J. Johnson, home, by Elder Covengton Children of Willie Ephriam and Callie Catherine: Hollie Ephraim, b. 03/01/1905, d. 04/10/1984. Married Ina Pearl Chandler, b. (?), d. 05/14/1986. ***(Hollie Ephraim Rader and Ina Pearl Chandler were my grandparents.) Hilda Osborne,,
Hilda Osborne -- 641 Eagle Furnace Road, Rockwood, TN 37854
Submitted on Sun Jan 26 22:31:20 MST 2003

February 2003 Queries


Looking for JOHN FAIRES, OR FARRIS, born in 1801 married ELIZABETH LUSK OR LUCK
Bette F. Smith
Submitted on Sat Feb 1 07:47:16 MST 2003


Looking for Moses Sweet, Sr dod 03-24-1848 at Williamson, Co TN. Would like to find out any information anyone would have on him (Cemetry buried at? - Parents name?)
Submitted on Sun Feb 2 17:37:57 MST 2003

H3> WILSON Looking for information on Robert Wilson (1789-?) married to Jane Latimer-married 1812 Children: James Louis -1813-1884 Elizabeth-abt 1820 Robert-1822 Samuel W.-1822 Jane-abt 1824 Edmund Dixon-feb 1827 Witheral Anderson-1815-1828 married to-"Melinda" Harvey-abt 1830 Sarah A-1833 Unknow female Wilson-1835 Vicey Tennessee-1837 Alvin M.-1838 Any information-clues greatrly appreciated
carol wilson lopez
Submitted on Tue Feb 4 15:51:15 MST 2003


Looking for information on Lewis Taylor and his wife Caroline LITTLE TAYLOR. Children Martin, Mary, James,Betty, Henrietta and Ellen.Mary m. ? HOFF. Betty m. Charles BLUNKALL. Henrietta married Charles EDDINGTON.
Patricia Seng Volkmann -- 2842 Cherry Point Lane, Maryland Heights, MO 63043-1708
Submitted on Tue Feb 4 17:43:03 MST 2003


Champion H. MARABLE married Melissa Frances WYNNE. They lived in Triune or Patterson community. Children William E., Matthew E. , John N., Addie Melissa, George Champion, Anna E., James Elgen, Hattie Catherine. Looking for descendants of William E., Matthew E., and John N. I am a descendant of George Chamption.
Linda Marie Marable
Submitted on Wed Feb 5 14:19:17 MST 2003


searching for william MOOR, birth:1793 (perhaps Va), death:1856 in tx, married:20 dec 1819, spouse: lucy cooper in williamson co. tn, son andrew j MOORE, born:1832 (tn), death: 1893 Tx - i'm william's great-great-great granddaughter
kathryn MOORE
Submitted on Mon Feb 10 15:41:04 MST 2003

H3> HOWELL I'm looking for information on Howell's in Williamson County. Bud (maybe John) or William H. and Robert Henry Howell
Frances Howell Sanders
Submitted on Sun Feb 16 14:31:53 MST 2003


Looking for information on Nancy HOWELL, married Joshua BRILEY March 27, 1811 in Williamson County, Tennessee. Any information appreciated.
Roy A. Milner
Submitted on Mon Feb 17 12:54:28 MST 2003


Lazarus S. BARRETT lived in Franklin, TN from about 1861 to 1894. He was in the sewing machine business and sold the Remington machines. I can only find a record of two children, both born in Williamson CO.: Thomas R. born July 1862 and Eva M. born in Dec 1873.His wife Sarah's widow's pension application indicated she had seven children. I am searching for birth, marriage, death information for the other five siblings.
E. M. Mathes -- 8946 Meadow Ridge Cove East, Cordova, TN 38016
Submitted on Mon Feb 17 15:45:27 MST 2003


I am trying to locate a town by the name of Cadington or Caddington, that may have been in Tennessee prior to the Civil War. I need to know what county the town was in. Anyone out there familiar with this town? Appreciate all help.
Randy Scott
Submitted on Mon Feb 17 17:03:04 MST 2003


I am looking for any information on a slave named Dick Williams. He was listed on the 1870 census at the age of 34 with a wife named Ann, children named John 8, Henry 6, Mary 4, James 3 and William 8 months. This was from Robertson county, Tennesse or Springfeild Tennesse. On the 1910 census Dick Williams was 77, on his third marriage which was Lizzie who was 83 and his son Edward Williams married to Ivone, who I know is my grandfather and a son Frank who was 6 months old in 1910.
Nina Lewis
Submitted on Mon Feb 17 17:22:21 MST 2003


Looking for any information on my GGGG Grandparents: Robert Wilson-born 1789 reported to have been born there as well as many of their children Jane Latimer Wilson born 1785 Son-Witheral Anderson Wilson born 1815 married to "Melinda" I do not know her maiden name, but would like to Any help very appreciated. Carol Wilson
Submitted on Wed Feb 19 11:26:40 MST 2003


Looking for marriage record of John Smith BRITTAIN and Mary Jane JOHNSON. Marriage date was Oct.23, 1844, but I don't know where. Would you please check Williamson Co. records for this record? Thank you very much for your time.
Julia Embry
Submitted on Sat Feb 22 16:55:00 MST 2003


Looking for Hunter familes in Williamson county around time frame of 1860 and before. Specifically looking for Joseph and Precilla Hunter.
Submitted on Sun Feb 23 04:28:54 MST 2003


I am looking for relatives of Nelson CHILDRESS. Nelson moved to Tennessee from Virginia. <;BR>Ricky Smithson
Submitted on Mon Feb 24 17:51:48 MST 2003


Looking for information on the William T. WALLER (1804-?), wife Elizabeth KELLEY (1805-?)(married in Mecklenburg Co. VA in 1824) who migrated to Williamson Co. from Virginia circa 1825-28. Family believed to include: Ferdinand, Jane, John, James, Susan, Mary, Thomas, and George. Any help greatly appreciated! Thanks in advance, Ed Waller
Ed Waller
Submitted on Tue Feb 25 21:01:02 MST 2003


My g g grandfather, Lazarus S. BARRETT lived in Franklin, TN from 1860 to 1890 and sold Remington sewing machines from a brick building on Main St. He and his wife Sarah had seven children - I can only find a record of a son, Thomas R. BARRETT II and a sister Eva BARRETT who attended the Tennessee Female College of Franklin in 1885 - 1886. I need any information birth, marriage, death of the other five siblings.
E. M. Mathes -- 8946 Meadow Ridge Cove East, Cordova, TN 38016
Submitted on Thu Feb 27 15:44:07 MST 2003

March 2003 Queries


Searching for information on John Alexander and his son Thomas Alexander of Williamson Co., Tn. Thomas Alexander reportedly died in Williamson Co., in 1854. His wife was Elizabeth Davidson. They reportedly settled on the Harpeth River. Any information appreciated.
Charles E. Carroll -- 1490 ACR 174, Grapeland, TX 75844
Submitted on Sat Mar 1 09:21:05 MST 2003


Seeking info about James Gordon WELLS, born April, 1835, Washington, County, Tennessee. Married Nov. 14, 1858 to Sereptha Jane LINDSEY in Marshall, Tennessee. Served in CSA Tennessee Cavalry 9th regiment(Biffle's rifles).Had several children by first wife, one was Charles Ernest WELLS, my grandfather, born 1869. James Gordon WELLS died in 1921, buried in Texas. Any info greatly appreciated.
Adele Waghorn
Submitted on Sun Mar 2 15:39:09 MST 2003


Help Please I looking for anything on Joseph Rich b. Tn married (unknown)James she was Indian or part indian they had a Daughter Martha b.1865, that is all I know of him and his wife,If anyone can help please email me. Thank you
Kathy Shirley
Submitted on Sun Mar 2 19:00:05 MST 2003


CARSEY, Sarah Ann. Interested in Sarah Ann CARSEY who married Phillip Jacob IRION in Williamson County, 6 Sept 1832. Would like to know her birth date, death date, where buried and any information on her family or any information on Phillip Jacob Irion.
Jennifer Irion
Submitted on Sun Mar 2 20:24:15 MST 2003


looking for MC COLLUM beginning 1750
Margie McCollum -- 170 Baker Crossroad, Madison, NC 27025
Submitted on Wed Mar 5 16:45:06 MST 2003


Searching for Susan JOLLEY, m. John SAMMONS and had daughter Sarah Jane Sammons, b. 4 Sept 1875 in Williamson Co, TN. Any help is greatly appreciated.
Alan Cheney, Ph.D.
Submitted on Wed Mar 5 23:16:09 MST 2003


Seeking connection with Ogilvie family of Williamson County, TN. Charles Henry Ogilvie, born 1838 in Sharpsburg, Allegheny County, PA , parents unknown, but father born in Canada per census records. Enlisted in Confederate Army April 1862, Memphis, TN. Left wounded April 1864, Fayette County. Married Rebecca Stephens of Fayette County 1865, lived most of his life in Covington, Tipton County, and died there January 1910. Charles H. Ogilvie was very active in UCV, Joe Brown Bivouac in Covington. Earliest information 1850 census in PA, no record between 1850 and 1862. Good records 1870-1910, have pictures and information to share. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Please respond Joy Owens -
Joy Owens
Submitted on Thu Mar 6 11:27:20 MST 2003


I am searching for info the children of Malachi Scott and Julia Ann Givens. I have the children as Sarah, Marith P.G., Eudora, Bertha H., Winifield Charly, Elizabeth, Charles, James D. and Malchaia. Have Williamson County Marriage dates for Scott brides and grooms 1800-1987. Would like help sorting this family out.
Stacey Givens -- P.O. Box 839, Fairview, TN 37062
Submitted on Tue Mar 11 13:07:42 MST 2003


BATEMAN-MCLAIN Seeking information on parents of Naomi (Neomi)Bateman who married Allen McLain October 1806 in Williamson Co. Her mother's maiden name possibly Campbell. Any information appreciated
Brenda McLain
Submitted on Thu Mar 13 21:41:16 MST 2003


I am researching the Hartley family. Laban Hartley Jr. 1796 Rowan Co, NC; d Aug 18 1856 Williamson County, TN. He is buried in the Hartley Cemetery Crosskeys, Williamson Co, Tn. Searching for information on his children specifically William b abt 1835.
Submitted on Fri Mar 14 10:14:47 MST 2003


I am researching the Hartley family. Laban Hartley Jr. 1796 Rowan Co, NC; d Aug 18 1856 Williamson County, TN. He is buried in the Hartley Cemetery Crosskeys, Williamson Co, Tn. Searching for information on his children specifically William b abt 1835.
Submitted on Fri Mar 14 10:16:06 MST 2003


Researching Aquilla WILSON OR WILLSON family. Aquilla born abt.1790 in NC (perhaps Lincoln Co.) but lived in TN (perhaps Eastern Tennessee.) May have had brothers named: Eli B., Basel, Abraham, John, James, or William. Father may have been William or other. Came to Missouri by 1830 Census in Washington County. Was probably still single in NC and TN as he married in Missouri. Possible family connections: BRICKEY, WEBB, ODLE, TOMPKINS, COMPTON, TAYLOR.
Nettie Grimes -- 2679 Diederich Road, Berger, MO 63014
Submitted on Sat Mar 15 18:04:24 MST 2003


Rachael Veach toured with Roy Acuff's band in the 30s and 40's. Her grandparents may have been Wm. Logan and Lucy Johnson Williams. Please e mail me if you have info on this family.
Submitted on Mon Mar 17 18:45:50 MST 2003


I'm looking for information on the following names in Williamson County, Tennessee, BROWN, any info on a James "Jim" BROWN. Any and all OLINGERS AND WALLS in Williamson County, Tennessee. James "Jim" BROWN was my great grandfather. He was evidently connected to the WALLS and OLINGERS, as my grandmothers name was Dovie BROWN OLINGER. Any info will be greatly appreciated. Please email me at Thank you.
Cheryl Rodin
Submitted on Tue Mar 18 18:15:44 MST 2003


Looking for information about John Green BOSWELL (b. 1771) and wife Adelphia Rice BOSWELL in Williamson County by about 1835. Any info is greatly appreciated! Thanks Ed Waller
Ed Waller
Submitted on Wed Mar 19 20:48:56 MST 2003


Looking for information on the WALLER family of Nolensville and the surrounding area from the 1840s to present. Will appreciate any information. Thanks Ed Waller
Ed Waller
Submitted on Wed Mar 19 20:53:29 MST 2003


HOLLOWAY, William T. wife's name is Lucinda Lampkins, they were married Aug. 22,1833 in Williamson County, They had the following children, James T., Martha, Eliza A., Susan F., Joseph H., Mary E., Nathan. Family later moved to Henderson Tn, found in 1880 Census there. I would appriciate any info on this family so I can search for Williams parents. Thank you.
Darla Campbell -- PO Box 1, Clarksville, TX 75426
Submitted on Thu Mar 20 11:16:36 MST 2003


I am looking for the marriage record of James M VAUGHN, who was born ca 1848, probably in Williamson Co. He married Nancy C. sometime in the late 1870s and moved to Hardeman Co., TN. by 1880. Nancy was born in TN. ca 1856. Any help would be appreciated.
Jim W. Kelly
Submitted on Thu Mar 20 21:17:52 MST 2003


Looking for information on Christopher Columbus Gibson, b. abt 1815 in TN; his wife (unknown); his daughter, Mary Aldonna Gibson, b. May 1876 and any other information.
Al Armstrong
Submitted on Sat Mar 22 09:18:07 MST 2003


Looking for info on Robert Rutledge who married Frances Calhoun (Cahoon) in Williamson County in October 1809.
K. Rutledge
Submitted on Tue Mar 25 13:53:44 MST 2003


I am looking for my ggg grandparents, William and Caroline. He was born Feb 11, 1810 and she was born in 1813. They both were born in TN and their parents were born in NC. They migrated to Panola County, TX where they raised thier family and are buried there. Any help would be appreciated.
Patsy Hughes
Submitted on Fri Mar 28 07:30:27 MST 2003


I am looking for information on James Cyrus, born about 1820, who was married to Sarah Ann Waller.
Ann Carlson
Submitted on Sat Mar 29 23:21:38 MST 2003


Looking for information on Mary Jane CONLEY/CONNALLY (b) 3 November 1823 in Williamson County, Tennessee..married William H. CORBETT about 1836 in Williamson County. Thank you.
Rita Robinson
Submitted on Sun Mar 30 00:42:34 MST 2003

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