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Jonathan Cooper came to Davidson County, Tn.in 1806 - later moved to
Williamson County,Tn. and married Elizabeth Galdsby Duffee. His son
James Oscar Cooper married Mary A. Underwood in Maury County in 1863.
I am looking for information on the above families.
Sandra Fuller Fisher
Sandra Fuller Fisher
Submitted on Sun Jan 31 09:16:48 EST 1999
Searching for ancestors and decendants of WILLIAM WISENER bn 1812
possibly Williamson or Davidson Co.s Wm Married Mary Partin ca 1820
of Williamson, or Franklin Co.and moved to Nacogdoches Co.Texas ca.
Submitted on Wed Jan 27 14:05:35 EST 1999
Looking for info on the surname of Ezell from Williamson County, TN.
I think there is an EZELL Cemetery or use to be. Could someone find
out about this for me. Thanks Brenda
Submitted on Tue Jan 26 22:48:56 EST 1999
Do you connect with Elisha DODSON (Son of Lazarus and Aley DODSON)
b.1753 Pittsylvania VA m. Rachel HENRY (b. 1754 Hanover Co. VA, dau.
Samuel HENRY and Rachel) d. 1828 Williamson Co. Tenn. Were in
Williamson Co by 1777 where all children were born: Sallie m James
Reuben, Samuel H. m. Sallie CHENEY; Elisha; Nancy m. William BLAKLEY;
Tabitha m. Alexander BLACK; two other daughters m. Henry PETTY and
Submitted on Tue Jan 26 15:10:18 EST 1999
CARTER--I am searching
for relative of my father's parent's. Theirnames on his birthcertiface
were CharlesCrimm CARTER & Lillie CARTER. My fathers name given at birth
wasCharley B. CARTER. It is possible that was his fathers' name also. My
father was bort 9-10-10 or 10-10-09. On my own b. certificate itstates he
was born in Williamson Co. my father was adopted in1919-1920 by Ella Mae
ANDERSON of Hickman Co. Tn. An information onthe history of the CARTERS of
Williamson Co.would be apprecialted. Iknow nothing about my fathers family
orhistory. I would love to hear from anyone with any information onthe
Barbara Carter Cooper --
1411 Stricker Road, Memphis, IN
Submitted on Tue Jan 26 09:33:52
Looking for info on SamuelJacob SMITH, married ollie B. Jones. Son
Daniel J. Smith married Martha Ann Ragsdale. Would like any and all
-- 6407 Flamingo Road, greenville, TX 75402
Submitted on Mon Jan 25 22:58:55 EST 1999
Malinda W. (Wynn?) Carson m. Robert Carson Patterson in Williamson
Co. TN in 1815. She was b. 1800. Who were her parents, siblings,
where was she born. Robert was son of William Patterson who died
there in 1816. Her middle name may have been Wynn, since a daughter
was given that middle name. If anyone knows, please e-mail me.
-- 84 John Jetton Rd., Trenton, TN 38382
Submitted on Sun Jan 24 22:46:59 EST 1999
Researching family of Zacchues Wilson from North Carolina.Also the
Reid aand Wood family of Williamson Co.
Submitted on Sun Jan 24 22:25:45 EST 1999
seeking info on Wiley C. CUNDIFF b.1818 in VA m. Mary E. ORMAN 1846
Williamson Co. Resided there for awhile and then moved to Grayso Co.
TX. Their children were Martha, Mary Susan, Chesly, William, Sarah
Jane, James CUNDIFF. Apparently wife Mary must have died before he
moved to Texas because she is missing from census records there.
-- 2401 FM 1061, Amarillo, TX 79124
Submitted on Sun Jan 24 01:12:01 EST 1999
Any Information on the Small, Holcomb, Berry and Wood families would
be appreciated, I am having trouble connecting these families to my
Porter and Hardin families. I have a few of these connected but,
there is a lot more to do.
-- 5006 Meta Drive, Nashville, TN 37211-5718
Submitted on Sat Jan 23 23:51:29 EST 1999
I am trying to locate/purchase a copy of the book--"Civil War Diary
of Captain William J. Robinson" by William J. Robinson which was
published by the Williamson County Historical Society in 1975. I
would appreciate any information on obtaining the book. Thanks.
Submitted on Sat Jan 23 21:10:58 EST 1999
I am trying to locate information about the parents of John HOWARD
(1808 to about 1880) who married Lucinda BUCKLEY (1814 to about
1870). She was born in Williamson Co. to James BUCKLEY, Jr. and Mary
Submitted on Sat Jan 23 18:04:57 EST 1999
Looking for Williamson Co. marriage info on Catherine HUF(F)STUTLER
and James WHITE about 1808. They were born about 1785 (unknown
location(s) and dates). Any info about their births, siblings or
parents would be most welcome.
-- 20081 Tellurium Drive,, Pine Grove, CA 95665
Submitted on Sat Jan 23 14:40:05 EST 1999
Seeking info on John Quinn (Queen?) who was in Williamson Co in 1830.
Please email me if you know anything about his family or can send me
the info from the census. Thanks, Mandy
-- 1772 Queens Xing Rd, Henning, TN 38041
Submitted on Sat Jan 23 13:33:30 EST 1999
I am searching for info on my Ggrandparents,GEORGE CUMMINS and MINDIE
COLE. Mindie may be a nickname. They had a son named John, that was
said to have been born in Nashville in the 1870's but I can't find
the family on that census so thought I would try surround areas. If
you have info on this family could you contact me? Thanks Nyoka
Submitted on Fri Jan 22 22:08:06 EST 1999
Seek any info on William Craig, who was given 213 acres on Carters
Creek by Ezekiel Polk in 1807 (this area soon after became Maury
Co.). Believed to have come from Mecklenburg Co. Children Samuel, Adeline,
Maria, Matilda, John Franklin, Jennet (Jane C.), also possibly Louisa
(Latta) and William Jackso
Submitted on Thu Jan 21 21:22:30 EST 1999
My Grandmother, Virginia Tennesssee HORTON, has a family cemetary
somewhere near Holly Tree Gap Road and Franklin Road. She married
Robert MAY from Sumner County, sometime in the first quarter of this
century. One of her sisters married a GOTTO.
I am trying to locate the family cemetary near Holly Tree Gap and am
also interested in her family's history. Mother's maiden name.
Marriages of her siblings. Any further information would be helpful.
Juanita May Carpenter
Submitted on Thu Jan 21 10:34:51 EST 1999
I am seeking more information on my great grandfather Coley Edmonson.
I have reason to believe that this is the couple married in
Williamson County October 17, 1870 shown on record as R. C. EDMONDSON
and Emma R. SIMMONS. My great grandfather married Emma Simmons about
the time frame of this marriage. Is there any information available
whether or not the C in the above name stood for Coley? If so, what
did the R. stand for? I am in need of any information that I may
obtain regarding this as I am trying to work my lineage back from my
great grandfather and I have no help other than linking up with other
family trees that include him in them. I need to find out when he was
born, who was his father and mother, etc. We spell our name EDMONSON
but it is quite common for our name to be spelled ELDMONDSON.Any help
from anyone regarding my family tree in your area would be much
appreciated. He died in Red River County, TX in the early 1900's and
I am trying get a lot more information. Thank you very much.
-- 937 Crested Butte Drive, Hewitt, TX 76643
Submitted on Mon Jan 18 20:00:06 EST 1999
I'm researching the surname of EZELL that all came from Williamson
County, Tennessee. Does anyone out there know anything about the
EZELL'S, if so please e mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you
Submitted on Mon Jan 18 17:40:59 EST 1999
I am looking for information on John Parks, Jr.(1785-1850) who lived
in your county from 1800 to his death due to being hit with a tobacco
-- 1450 Dry Creek Rd, San Jose, CA 95125
Submitted on Mon Jan 18 17:15:53 EST 1999
Wilson Wynne married in
Williamson Co.,26 Sept. 1826. He is believed to have had brothers, Henry,
John and Benjamin, perhaps others, They were all in Dyer Co., by
1850. Searching for any info. on these Wynnes in Williamson Co., and Dyer
Submitted on Mon Jan 18
16:36:13 EST 1999
I am looking for the full name of Sallie (Sarah) ( ) Reese who died
in l823 and she was the wife of Jordan Reese who died in 1813 in
Williamson Co.,TN. Their child was Elizabeth Reese Old who married
Thomas H. Old. Mary W. Old married John Hooe Russell. Do you have
information concerning this family? I think Sallie`s name surname
-- 232 Fearrington Post, Pittsboro, NC 27312
Submitted on Mon Jan 18 13:46:30 EST 1999
Looking for information about Joseph DILLENDER & Jane SHUMATE who
lived in Williamson CO. James was born in 1760. It is estimated that
they married after 1780 and it James died in 1830 or later in
Williamson CO, TN. I would like to have marriage information.
I know of at least two marriages to Dillender daughters but do not
know the girls first names. They married Butler Owens and Obadiah
Pinson. Does anyone know these girls first names?
There were at least two Dillender/Dever marriages when Mary & Polly
married Amos & Simon respectively.
I am interested in Joseph's son Elijah who married Roseanna. I don't
know Roseanna's maiden name or exact birth date--it was approximately
1790. Elijah and Roseanna married around 1810. Has anyone seen a
I sure would appreciate any help with this elusive family. It is
possible that the name was changed on emigration but I do not know
when or where that occurred.
Any help would be appreciated and I will gladly share!
Patti Muncey Carpenter
Patti Muncey Carpenter
-- 398 Odell Shoals Rd, Walhalla, SC 29691
Submitted on Mon Jan 18 12:39:28 EST 1999
Looking for information on William N. HOLT married Martha RIDLEY
January 17, 1821 in Williamson County. Any iformation is
Submitted on Sun Jan 17 20:05:23 EST 1999
Looking for any information on descendents of JOHN BEARD & MARY
BLACKSTOCK, PORTER HARTLEY, and JANE BEARD & DAVIS BRADFORD. Will
share any information that I have. Thanks. Scott.
Submitted on Sun Jan 17 16:19:34 EST 1999
I finally received my Pioneer's of Williamson County Certificate.
Submitted on Sun Jan 17 16:15:03 EST 1999
Looking for researchers reseaching these surnames of Williamson
County, BARFIELD, BUCHANAN, CAROTHERS, DAVIS, GOFF, GRAHAM,
GILLESPIE, HOUSE, MCCLELLAN MCEWEN, NEELY, WILLIAMSON, WILSON . I can
help with many of these lines, and also looking for help .
Thomas E. Carothers
-- 1652 Higgins Ave. , ST.Helen, MI 48656
Submitted on Sun Jan 17 12:31:44 EST 1999
Looking for the family of Johnson T. TAYLOR and his wife Mary HILL.
They were married 22 Feb 1837 in Williamson Co. and were listed there
on the 1860 census with their five daughters.
Submitted on Sat Jan 16 22:50:21 EST 1999
I am researching the FREEMAN, DEAL, ALLEN and CARROLL families who
lived in Williamson, Cheatham, Hickman, Davidson Counties. I have
information to share.
Submitted on Sat Jan 16 00:22:59 EST 1999
I AM LOOKING FOR ANY INFORMATION OF A SANFORD REDMAN, DECEASED
DATE OF DEATH AROUND 1944 - 1948
Submitted on Fri Jan 15 22:26:54 EST 1999
I am looking for info on the GOLDEN, MCGEE, AND TRUETT families. I
am the daughter of Louis Herbert Golden. Please contact me if you
have any info.
Submitted on Fri Jan 15 18:11:47 EST 1999
Looking for info on the David YOUNG and Elizabeth REED family that
lived in Rutherford County TN. about 1850-1865
Submitted on Thu Jan 14 13:59:58 EST 1999
I am interested in ANY information on the KING, HARGROVE families.
Anything on the community of Kingfield in Williamson Co. would be
nice as well.
Submitted on Wed Jan 13 11:05:29 EST 1999
CAMPBELL, John m. DENTON, Ellender, 6 children: 4 in Williamson,
2 in Maury Co. TN. F. of Ellender: Joseph DENTON, M. unknown.
All CAMPBELL children b. bet. 1800 - 1812. John CAMPBELL died
sometime abt. 1820 and Ellender with children migrated to IL.with
some of GILL fam. (Dau. Mariah m. Jos. GILL.) Who was Ellender's
mother ? When, where and how did f. John CAMPBELL die ? And who were
his parents ?? Any help appreciated. Mary Lou
Mary Lou Jacobson
Submitted on Tue Jan 12 21:51:53 EST 1999
HARRIS, John Wesley, born December, 1835 in Williamson County, died
1933 in Maury County. Need to know of any marriage he had in Wms
County prior to 1895. Thanks!
Submitted on Tue Jan 12 19:38:56 EST 1999
I am interested in corresponding with anyone that has ancestors from
Williamson County with the surnames of MORTON, GUINN, GLENN.
My gg-grandfather, Joseph S. MORTON, B. abt 1824, appears on the
1850, 1860 and 1870 census records from Williamson county. He was
married to Comfort GUINN in 1842 in Maury County.
Joseph S. MORTON and Nancy MORTON (his sister?) sold land in
Williamson county to Moses Beard in 1848. According to records,
Joseph S. MORTON's parents were also born in TN. I am trying to
identify which of the MORTON's from TN are related to Joseph S.
MORTON. Any help would be greatly appreciated and I am willing to
Cynthia A. Morton
Submitted on Tue Jan 12 13:39:52 EST 1999
Searching for information on Thomas L. HOLT born in Williamson Co. in
1824. His parents were possibly William HOLT and Marth RIDLEY. Any
information would help!!!
Submitted on Mon Jan 11 22:56:45 EST 1999
I am needing information on Noah Walker born ca.,1790 NC.,died April
1827 in Williamson Co., Tn., married Mary Sparkman 13 Oct., 1814
Williamson Co., Tn.,They had the following children;Sarah Roseann,
William Daniel,Delilah Jane, Mahala Delanah.Where was Noah born? Who
were his parents?Any information will be appreciated.Thank you.
Submitted on Mon Jan 11 11:37:16 EST 1999
WILLIAMS, Sarah/Sally mar. Nicholas NEAL/NAIL 1813 in Williamson Co.
TN. Julian NEAL/NAIL(spelled both ways on document) signed the
marriage license. Who were they and where did they go? Is this the
the Nicholas NEAL/NAIL who showed up in Giles Co. TN. 1816 charged
in "an affray"? Any info appreciated. Margie.
-- P.O. Box 920002, , Norcross, GA 30010
Submitted on Sun Jan 10 13:06:55 EST 1999
I'm trying to locate info on William Lindsay (W.L.) MARTIN. W.L. was
b:4 April 1844 in Wilson Co.. After the Civil War he married a woman
in TN, dates & location unknown. They had a son EDGAR MARTIN, dates &
location unknown. Some of W.L.'s relatives stayed in TN when he moved
to TX,abt 1880. In 1962 I took a picture of a house one of my
relative MARTIN owned in Franklin,TN. When they died in 1962 the land
went to a man named Beasly because he had paid the taxes for abt 30
yrs. Can anyone help me find info on W.L. MARTIN's wife and the name
of the MARTIN that owned the land in Franklin. I also need W.L.'s
parent's name if anyone can help. Thank you for your help.
-- 2600 E. Mullan Ave, Post Falls, ID 83854
Submitted on Sat Jan 9 22:30:25 EST 1999
Searching for ancestors and descendants of Noah WALKER b. abt. 1792
VA m. October 13, 1814 Williamson CO, TN Mary Polly SPARKMAN b.
September 3, 1791 Williamson CO dau. of William & Rosanna WILLIAMS
SPARKMAN. Noah died February 11, 1827 Williamson CO. Mary Polly died
August 18, 1888 Polk CO, MO. Noah & Polly's children were: Mahala
Delanah b. 1823 m. 1850 Williamson CO. John B. THOMPSON d. 1911
Sterling CO, TX; Delilah Jane; Sarah Rosanna; and William Daniel.
Donna Thompson Minke
-- P.O. Box 996, Argyle, TX 76226-0996
Submitted on Thu Jan 7 18:00:03 EST 1999
Searching for info on Lauanne LINGO (changed to Olingo) married to
Rufus WALL, then to a GARRETT from WIlliamson County TN. Children
were Robert WALL,Elizabeth WALL,Monroe WALL, and Jappenerlee Zula
WALL.Nay info on the children is very welLauanne Lingo was born March
1861 and originally from Alabama. Thanks
-- 994 Worton Park Dr., Mayfield Village, OH 44143
Submitted on Thu Jan 7 09:57:39 EST 1999
Seeking information on the John CUNNINGHAM family listed as living in
Williamson Co., TN per the 1820 census. Am most interested in
knowing of any land that they might have owned in Williamson Co. at
that time and if that land was was obtained by a grant. The origin
of that family prior to their arrival in Williamson Co. is of very
Submitted on Wed Jan 6 23:18:59 EST 1999
Looking for birth or death records of Charles Crim
or Lillie CARTER. Also adoption records for Charley B.CARTER, adopted by
Ella Mae ANDERSON about 1919-1920.
Barbara Carter Cooper -- 1411 Stricker Road, Memphis, IN
Submitted on Wed Jan 6 10:19:02
Researching William Henry Harrison Wall b.abt1795 d.1866 married to
Caty Martin in WIllimson County,TN on Aug 16, 1810. William and Caty
possibyly had a son named Isaac or Abner Madison Wall. Need info on
how to get a copy of their marriage lic. from WIlliamson County. Any
other descend. out there? Also any info on where Wm.H.H. came from
before Williamson County?
-- 994 Worton Park Dr., Mayfield Village, OH 44143
Submitted on Wed Jan 6 10:12:16 EST 1999
parents of james sanford born 1762
Submitted on Tue Jan 5 19:04:16 EST 1999
Mary "Polly" FITZPATRICK was married 20 May 1806 in Williamson Co.,
Tennessee to John PILLOW, b. 1781. Can anyone tell me who their
parents, siblings, or children were?
In the Brick Church Cemetery, Giles Co Tennessee, the same couple is
John PILLOW (born Rockingham Co., NC, born 25 March 1781; died 20
July 1854; 73 years, 3 months, 20 days) and his wife, Mary PILLOW,
wife of J. PILLOW, (born Stokes Co., NC, 02 Oct 1850; age 65 years).
Are there any descendants living in the Giles Co TN area?
Can anyone tell me anything about this couple? Think they are my
g-g-g-grandparents. Need to know the names of their children. Thanks
for any help you can give me.
Submitted on Tue Jan 5 15:05:45 EST 1999
I'm seeking information on Thomas COOPER b 1799 VA, d 1867 Gibson Co
TN. Also wanting information on his wife Eliza WALTON b 1807 VA, d
1885 Gibson Co. They were married 1822 in Williamson Co TN. Their
children: Martha A. COOPER m ROBERSON; Nancy S. COOPER m Nathaniel
H. CORLEY; Josiah Fletcher COOPER m Nancy SAIN; Mary E. COOPER m
Benson NEEDHAM; Thomas J. COOPER; Andrew Jackson COOPER m Sallie
Submitted on Tue Jan 5 05:11:28 EST 1999
I am looking for the book " From the Chickahominy to the Caney Fork"
ancestors and descendants of JOHN VADEN" by ANISE AND JOHN VADEN and
EDMOND and EMMOGENE V. BEVELHEIMER. It is a genealogy book on the
VADEN family and was published in 1979. I know that it is in the
Williamson County Library. I would like to buy a copy if I can find
where I can get one. Thanks
Submitted on Mon Jan 4 23:49:56 EST 1999
I am looking for any connections or information about the Daniel
German family. His brother was Zachaeus German. His daughter was
Mahala German who married John Anthony in 1830.
I appreciate any help.
Submitted on Mon Jan 4 12:44:35 EST 1999
I am looking for any connections or information about the William
Simonton family from Williamson county. His daughter, Sarah, married
William Davis. I don't know her birthdate, but his was in 1797. I
believe they came from NC. Their son was William Cummings Davis,
born 1824. Thanks for any help.
Submitted on Mon Jan 4 12:41:32 EST 1999
Seeking info on Sarah Francis WALL and Thomas L TANNER married in
Williamson Co., in April 1868. Richard Wall and Thomas Tanner signed
marriage document. Thomas served with the Union forces in TN and was
mustered out in Nashville in 1865. He died in Dunklin Co., MO, in
1880's from war wounds. Any help is greatly appreciated.
Submitted on Sat Jan 2 15:35:42 EST 1999
Researching PINKERTON families of Joseph, James, Joseph and David of
Williamson and/Davidson County.
Joseph I m. Sarah McCutchen, she died in 1826 and buried at the
"meeting house" cemetery. William HUME was the minister for this
church. Where would it be? James married Rachel MARLIN and possible
older son of Joseph I. The second Joseph on 1820 Census between
26-45, 1 son bet 16-26, 2 girls bet 10-16 & 16-26 & 2 other women bet
26-45. I belive this man to be father of my GGGrandfather, but no
proof as yet. I have most of David's family, he m. Jane BRYAN in 1810
and deceased by 1842. I don't know where the married children went.
Surnames are ORTON, PICKARD, ROACH, BROOKS & SPENCE.Would appreciate
any help and willing to share data.
Submitted on Sat Jan 2 14:39:49 EST 1999
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