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COUNTY, TN QUERY HERE
My ggggg grandfather was Colonel Edward Swanson b. 12/28/1795 d.
9/26/1840 m. (1) Mary Looney Carvin (2) Polly Allen. I am trying to
find out the names of Edward Swanson's parents, and any siblings.
The information will be greatly appreciated. Thank you.
Vicki Winston Michel
Submitted on Sat Feb 26 21:29:23 MST 2000
Looking for information on GREGORY, Ivens A who is found in the 1880
Census for Williamson County at the age of 30, born in Tennessee.
With him was his wife Louise T.(Tranny) age 31, daughter Mary E., age
9, son Ernest, age 6, daughter Savannah, age 4 and step-son William
COLE, age 14.
Submitted on Fri Feb 25 16:52:51 MST 2000
I am looking for the mother of William c.Fields born 1819 in
Williamson co TN father was Allen Fields his father was Nathaniel and
mother Mary Dodd Fields. William Fields married a Kessiah Jarman
1845. moved to MO in 1850s. Need info on Fields and Jarmans. Was
there a Cherokee Indian connection to either family?
Submitted on Fri Feb 25 08:09:09 MST 2000
Seeking information on John TUCKER, b.?, d.1801, Williamson Co., TN,
mrd., Jane (Jenny) HER(R)OD,1780 Ft. Nashborough,TN,Their children
are; Enoch TUCKER, Henry TUCKER, Hannah TUCKER, Sarah TUCKER, Nancy
TUCKER, Phoebe TUCKER, and Riggs TUCKER,(my ancestor). I would be
glad to share any and all information on this family.
William G. FORTUNE
-- 26685 Laredo Lane, , Lake Forest, CA 92630
26685 Laredo Lane, , Lake Forest, CA 92630
Submitted on Mon Feb 21 22:59:11 MST 2000
Hi, I am Melba Allen! Would anyone have information on Joseph Allen
who is listed in the 1820 Census of Williamson Co.? I know Joseph
Allen was in TN., County unknown in 1810 when his daughter Sarah
Allen was born. Joseph is in Marengo Co. AL. shortly after 1820. I
am trying to find out if this is the Joseph Allen who went to AL. I
would appreciate any help. Thanks.
Submitted on Sun Feb 20 22:14:06 MST 2000
Benjamin Warren Ivie(b.1802-Brunswick Co. VA-d.1882, Weakley Co. TN)
was in Williamson County in 1840. He was between 30 and 40, a son,
Louis A. was 15 to 20, one girl 5 to 10 and two females, 20-30 and
30-40. These were his wife, Eliza, and her sister, Susan. Family
history claims that they are the daughters of Benjamin's uncle, David
Ivy, who lived in Williamson County. Benjamine's family is in the
1850 census of Marshall Co. and the 1860 census of Weakley Co, where
they settled permanently.Who was David's wife and what were the names
of his other children? Will appreciate your response.
Virginia C. Vaughan
Submitted on Sun Feb 20 20:09:29 MST 2000
Charles Lewis Hays married Anna Long in Williamson Co., Tenn Oct. 1,
1811. They had 4 sons that I know of , their names are Henry W. Hays,
James B. Hays, Thomas C. Hays. and Edmund D. Hays the sons moved to
Izard Co., ARk around 1850
Submitted on Fri Feb 18 21:07:33 MST 2000
Looking for info on my grt.grdfather,Lehmenual Lafayatte
JOHNSON,B.1-7-1856 in Williamson, m.Eliza Jennie Ussery in 1877. I
know he was in Tex. in the 1880's,but I don't have any info on
parents, siblings etc. Any info is apprec'd.
-- Rt 1 Box H, Blum, TX 76627
Rt 1 Box H, Blum, TX 76627
Submitted on Thu Feb 17 09:16:04 MST 2000
I am looking for the Mother of GEORGE W ANDERSON who married
BROWN 1837. In williamson Co TN. G.W ANDERSONS Father was WILLIAM P
ANDERSON. G.W ANDERSON was born 1816 TN,died 1862 KY. CATHERINE BROWN
ANDERSON was the daughter of DAVID BROWN and ELIZABETH ROBERTSON who
married 1812 DAVIDSON Co TN. CATHERINE ANDERSON 1816-1905 KY. W.P
ANDERSON died unknown. Where unknown. I thank you in advance for any
help. GOD BLESS YOU. GREG DAVIDSON
-- 1106 Ellis St, PADUCAH, KY 42001
1106 Ellis St, PADUCAH, KY 42001
Submitted on Wed Feb 16 22:48:45 MST 2000
I am searching for information on T. DAVIS b. 10 July 1886, d. Feb.
1975. Last residence was College Grove, Williamson county,
Tennessee. Any information about this person, parents of, or
siblings of would be appreciated. My e-mail address is:
Submitted on Sun Feb 13 21:46:01 MST 2000
My gggg grandfather Luke MATHEWS b. 1739 in Williamson Co. TN
married Lucy FOX in 1766. Searching for ancestors of Luke MATHEWS
(his father may have been George MATHEWS b.1710/1719 near
Murfreesboro), also seek siblings and descendants of Luke MATHEWS.
Will greatly appreciate your help.
Submitted on Mon Feb 7 21:16:51 MST 2000
W R TURNER b May 15 1838 d Mar 31 1909 his wife Martha TURNER b Aug
2 1838 d Apr 18 1896. They are both buried at one of the Pate
Cemetery. Who were they? How are they related to the PATES.
Helen Pate Ross
Submitted on Mon Feb 7 20:30:13 MST 2000
Interested in these families in Williamson Co. 1800-1870.
Submitted on Mon Feb 7 16:12:53 MST 2000
PETER WILLIAMS (b.1765 d. ca.1855) moved from Williamson County to
Weakley County, Tn. about 1822. He was in the 1820 Williamson Co.
Census and in the 1830-40-50 Weakley County Census. He signed the
petition to have Weakley County created (1823).Peter brought several
of his children with him to Weakley County, including a son, Allen
(b.1786 d.1875) and the family settled in the northeast part of
Weakley County.In Williamson County Deed Book D, page 200, in Dec.
1814, Peter is mentioned as having 640 acres of land that bordered
land of Robert Caruthers. Caruthers was deeding part of his land to a
son and mentioned that it once was owned by Oliver Williams. Also,
Peter Williams is mentioned by Louise G. Lynch in her Newspaper
Exerpts (1820-1835)as having owned the Franklin Inn in Franklin, and
having to sell the same in 1821. Any information on Peter Williams or
his relatives will be greatly appreciated.
VIRGINIA C. VAUGHAN
Submitted on Sun Feb 6 18:56:16 MST 2000
I am researching the PERKINS family that resided in Williamson,
Dickson, and Hickman counties during the early 1800's. One of my
family members named Edward Perkins married Margaret (Peggy) Anglin
on Nov 17, 1819. I would like to find out more about the Anglin
family as well as make contact with those researching Edward Perkins.
J. Paul Tanner
Submitted on Sat Feb 5 18:14:40 MST 2000
TALIAFERRO, John A. married Mary A. TALIAFERRO in 1837 in Williamson
County, Tennessee? Does anyone know if there is a cemetery directory
available that would show if he was buried in Williamson County?
Thank you for your help.
Kay M. Fischer
Submitted on Tue Feb 1 14:20:25 MST 2000
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