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Interested in Francis MCCALL who died in Williamson Co.,Tn. in 1808 leaving a widow Margaret. Margaret's maiden name was LEGGETT or LEGATE. This couple had come from Mecklenburg Co., N.C. Who were their children? Who was Francis's father?
Gary E. Young -- 128 S. Commerce, Centreville, MD 21617
Submitted on Tue Aug 31 17:24:18 EDT 1999


Want info on Ewing Jones family whose daughter NANCY B. JONES, b. 08 June 1863, Jefferson, TN; d. 12 April 1909, Davidson Co., TN wed WALTER OVERTON CARNEY 17 December 1889 in Rutherford Co., TN, son of WILLIAM CARNEY and LAURA BUTLER born 06 March 1862 in Rutherford Co., TN and died 25 January 1931 in Nashville,TN. Children of NANCY JONES and WALTER CARNEY: i. WALTER LESLEY CARNEY. Wed Josephine ___ & had Nancy & Gray. Divorced, Josephine wed 2nd ___ who adopted Gray Carney. ii. SAMUEL EWING CARNEY, m. MARY BROWN. iii. LYTLE WADE CARNEY, b. 05 September 1890; d. 08 June 1906. iv. MARIE BELLE CARNEY, b. 29 November 1891, Rutherford Co., TN; d. 28 February 1980, Warren County, TN; m. WALTER RAINEY HARRISON, 20 August 1912, Rutherford Co., TN b. 23 December 1889, Williamson Co., TN; d. 02 December 1974, Warren County, TN & survivors of Walter Harrison included sister Mrs. [Elma] Henry F. Wunluk of Hendersonville, NC; aunt Mrs. Gerand Daley of Nashville; Mrs. Keith Vaughn of Nashville; nephews Linton Hol
W. Gant -- 562 Gant Lane, McMinnville, TN 37110-4676
Submitted on Sun Aug 29 16:50:06 EDT 1999


Submitted on Sat Aug 28 00:02:15 EDT 1999


Can anyone tell me if there is a HAITHCOCK/HEITHCOCK cemetery located in Williamson County?
Scott Beard
Submitted on Fri Aug 27 09:47:15 EDT 1999


Baylor BYRD/BIRD and wife Nancy from Caswell Co., NC to Williamson Co. abt. 1820. He d. bef. 1830. Her pension ap names ch: Caty m. Jeremiah BROUGHTON, Temple dy; Jenne; Richard m. Sina OSBURN; James S. b. 1792 NC m. Sarah Ann BUCK & mov to Ripley Co., MO; John; Mary; Sally m. Elijah KING. My desc. thru James S. BYRD dau. Eliza J. who m. 1844 to George GARTON (of Dickson Co.) and mov to Ripley MO also. Glad to exchange on this family.
Pamela Geisler Smith
Submitted on Wed Aug 25 10:01:08 EDT 1999


James Pate married Nancy Warren 29 Nov 1834. Matilda Pate married Aaron W Chrisman 18 Jan 1837. All married in Williamson Co TN. Who were their children? Where did they live? Where did they die? Helen Pate Ross
Helen Pate Ross -- 1801 Esic Drive, Edwardsville IL, IL 62025
Submitted on Tue Aug 24 08:46:01 EDT 1999


wl/like contact,re desc of David DAVIS,Jr,b 1753 Pasquotank Co,NC,m Sarah STOKELY,SHE B 1755 Pasquotank,Co,NC.He d 1805 Williamson Co,TN.She d 1828,Williamson Co,Tn.Was their daughter,Mary DAVIS who m Arthur Pearce,Jr?Art d 1821 Rutherford Co,Tn.Thanks for any help. Kevin Kelly 6522 Maurice,St.Louis,Mo 63139 other e-mail,
Kevin Kelly -- 6522 Maurice, St.Louis, MO 63139
Submitted on Mon Aug 23 21:34:42 EDT 1999


Looking for the parents of John W. SCOTT. He married Paulina (polly) WHITBY in early 1850s in Williamson County. Am unable to find anything on his parents. Any help would be greatly appreciated. John W.& Paulina moved to western TN around 1860 and then on to Yell County, Arkansas shortly after the Civil War. Thanks.
Larry Scott -- 10657 C.R. 214, Tyler, TX 75707
Submitted on Sun Aug 22 02:49:24 EDT 1999


I am looking for the parents of Eliza RAGSDALE b. 1809(?) d.@1842(Allen Co KY). About 1823 she married John Jackson GOODRUM. I believe that John is given as John GOODNEM in the 1840 Maury CO TN census, a neighbor county of Williamson CO. There are no RAGSDALE's in Maury, Sumner Co TN, or Warren/Allen Co KY during this period. There are 11 RAGSDALE families in the 1820 Williamson Co,TN census. If anyone has information that can lead me to the parents of Eliza RAGSDALE, I would be most appreciative. Eliza RAGSDALE GOODRUM was my ggg-grandmother.
Sharon Tabor
Submitted on Sat Aug 21 11:29:23 EDT 1999


Seeking info on John CUNNINGHAM, married to Polly PATTON in 1800, Davidson Co., Tn. Polly was the daughter of John and Sarah Patton of Williamson Co., Tn. John PATTON died in 1810. Other children of John Patton were: Hannah, John, Drucilla, Betsy, Thomas, Nancy, James,George and William. Drucilla married a Mr. Stainback. Nancy married a Mr. Bass.
Charles E. Carroll -- Rt. 4, Box 4352, Grapeland, TX 75844-9312
Submitted on Thu Aug 19 12:01:22 EDT 1999


I am searching for a record of a marriage of William M. STEELE b.1836 in Williamson County and d. 3-Sep-1863 Thompson's Station, TN.
Michael Biggs
Submitted on Sun Aug 15 00:33:51 EDT 1999


I am searching for the descendants of John W. STEELE b. 1840 d. 1881and Sarah F. RATCLIFFE. They married in Williamson Co. in 1872.
Michael Biggs
Submitted on Sun Aug 15 00:31:00 EDT 1999


I am searching for the descendants of Nancy STEELE b. 1834 and Paul W. DODSON. They married in Williamson Co.
Michael Biggs
Submitted on Sun Aug 15 00:28:16 EDT 1999


I am searching for the descendants of Elizabeth Steele b. 1831 d. 1860 and Patrick Henry Southall. She was born and died in Williamson Co.
Michael Biggs
Submitted on Sun Aug 15 00:25:37 EDT 1999


I'm seeking information on David PORTER (b. about 1780 in VA) and Elizabeth HOPKINS. David married Elizabeth, born in SC, about 1800, place unknown. They moved to Williamson Co., TN early in their married life. Elizabeth died Aug. 17, 1807, 9 days after their child, James, was born. James lived with his grandparents, believed to be the HOPKINS, for ten years before moving to Lincoln Co., MO with his father and stepmother around 1817. David PORTER and his second wife (name unknown) moved from Lincoln County, MO to Pike County, IL in 1836. David died in 1849 and his second wife died in Pike County, IL the age of 82. Any information on David or Elizabeth would be helpful.
Dan Harvey
Submitted on Sat Aug 14 14:23:59 EDT 1999


Wm. R. DUFFELL and Nancy HUNGERFORD were married in Williamson Co. in 1811. Did they have a daughter Matilda who married James Callahan in Madison Co., MS in 1824? Would like info. on DUFFELL-HUNGERFORD families in TN.
Jeanne McDaniel -- 8101 Cantrell Rd., #203, Little Rock, AR 72227
Submitted on Sat Aug 14 11:40:49 EDT 1999


Seeking information on decendants of Nicholas and Mary SLAYDEN COX, married January 6, 1859, Hickman County TN. Nicholas Nichols COX, representative, was born in Bedford county, Tenn., Jan. 6, 1837; son of Caleb and Nancy (ALLEN) COX. He removed with his mother and brother to Seguin, Texas, when a small bey and attended the public schools in that place. In 1858 he was graduated from the law school at Lebanon, Tenn., and the same year was licensed to practise. He Was a colonel in the Confederate army and after the war located in Franklin, Tenn., where he engaged in farming and the practice of his profession. He was a presidential elector on the Breckinridge ticket in 1860 and on the Greeley ticket in 1872, and was a Democratic representative from the seventh district of Tennessee in the 52d, 53d, 64th, 55th and 56th congresses, 1891-1901.
Kate McPhail
Submitted on Fri Aug 13 11:12:53 EDT 1999


Researching Nathaniel WARREN b.1782,VA-d.1866, Williamson Co. Married Nancy NEWMAN 1810 in Rutherford Co. They had at least 12 children, according to 1820-1860 Williamson Co. Census Records. I believe the following to be some of them: John; Philip Hugh b.1817 m. Sarah P. WOOD; James M. 1819 m. Martha WALTON; M.A.(f)1825;Robert 1826 m. Elizabeth SNELL;Thomas 1828;M.(f)1831;Randal 1832 m. P. ?. Would like to share info.
Julia Mortenson -- 4545 Old Caldwell Mill Rd., Birmingham, AL 35242
Submitted on Thu Aug 12 22:48:47 EDT 1999


Looking for any information on CLENNIE CLINTON TULLOSS b. 1873 in Williamson Co. and/or his wife MAMIE HAWKINS b. 1877.
Thomas N. Tulloss -- 19425-B Soledad Canyon Road, Canyon Country, CA 91351
Submitted on Thu Aug 12 19:16:36 EDT 1999


Looking for information cocerning my GG Grandparents, George P. BRIM & Dorthy (Dolly) HORNER FERGUSON BRIM. George was born in Williamson Co., TN. in 1822. Any information will be greatly appreciated. Will share what I have. Thank you, Robbie Taylor Read
Robbie Taylor Read -- Rt. 1 box 538, Graham, TX 76450
Submitted on Wed Aug 11 23:43:04 EDT 1999


Seeking info on the family of Elizabeth LEWIS and John FIELDER. Seeking any marriage (probably in Albemarle Co, VA), death (Wlliamson Co, TN) or census records. Thanks for any help. 1. Elizabeth Lewis, born 1740; died aft. 1802 in , Williamson, TN. She married (1) abt. 1758 in Albemarle, VA, John Benge, born abt. 1730. She married (2) abt. 1772, John Fielder, died aft. 1802. Notes for Elizabeth LEWIS !PROPERTY: Surry Co., NC Will Abstracts, vol 1-3, 1771-1827, by Linn, @ ACPL, 8 Feb 1793, pg 54, 'William Terrell Lewis of Wilkes Co. to his dau. Elizabeth Fielder a negro girl Jane...' 'Davidson Co., TN Wills, vol 1, 1783-1816', by Marsh, @ACPL, 20 Nov 1800, 'I William T. Lewis give unto my daughter Elizabeth Fielder two negro girls her three children Nimrod Fielder, John Lewis Fielder, and Becky Lewis Fielder, ...this 22 Aug 1800. Test: Joseph Herndon. Notes for John FIELDER !TAX LIST: 1782 Surry Co., NC, Cpt. Martin's district, 350 acres on Camp Crk Children of Elizabeth LEWIS and
Rich Nallenweg
Submitted on Wed Aug 11 21:04:18 EDT 1999


Seeking information on William and Eliza KENEDA. Both died in Williamson Co., TN. William in 1754 and Eliza on 3 Jul 1841. Their children were Elizaeth (m. Enos CORZINE), Celia "Cely" (m. Daniel SLEDGE), Mary Ann (m. John SLEDGE), Sarah, (m. Bird BEARD), Rachel and Nancy (m. PERKINS). William was a private under Captain Pollard during the Rev. War.
Kathi Wilson
Submitted on Wed Aug 11 16:21:35 EDT 1999


Need help locating information re Eli CORZINE, d. ca 1821 Williamson Co., TN. m. Esther SHERRILL. Their childen were Enos, Durham, Joseph H., Eli M., Jane and Rachel. Enos CORZINE d. ca 1840 Williams Co., m. Elizabeth KENEDA, d. af. 1850 Williamson Co., Their children were Asenath M. (M. Joseph CRUNK), Jesse M. (m. Sublima ATKISSON), Elizabeth, Easter, Rachel Mahala (m. Stephen D. ATKISSON)and William Joseph.
Kathi Wilson
Submitted on Wed Aug 11 16:11:41 EDT 1999


I am looking for any info on Nancy HOLCOMBE,either married in Williamson Co.,or moved there from the Carolina's. She was married to Robert BANKHEAD. Assume she died in or after childbirth in 1795. Would anyone know of her? Any Help would be appreciated.
Andrea Ware
Submitted on Tue Aug 10 23:46:47 EDT 1999


Interested in any info on family of ORMES in Williamson Co., Franklin, Tn. Name of Evan Ormes,found in Tenn. Room of Nashville Public Library. My greatgrand mother was Sally Ann ORMES, don't know given name of her husband Mr. ORMES. Grandparents were Molly Carey ORMES and Elijah ORMES, lived in Franklin, maybe on Bridge St. They had nine children, Carey, Elnora,Lillian, James, Edward, John, Sara, Leslie, Helen. Please give any information. Thanking you in advance.
Evelyn Ormes Deacon
Submitted on Tue Aug 10 14:21:05 EDT 1999


Looking for inforamtion on Grandison Hunter who married Margaret Briley in Williamson Tennessee Oct 12,1876. Also looking inforamtion on Melvin Hunter in Williamson, he was in the 1891 male citizens voter list page 209 Dist 3.
De Flanagan
Submitted on Mon Aug 9 22:41:17 EDT 1999


I am interested in finding anyone with information about Richard Graham Jr b Mar 17, 1753 in Rowan County, North Carolina and his wife Roseanna Dobbins b. Oct 6, 1781 in Pennsylvania. Richard Graham Jr died November 21, 1832 in Williamson County, Tennessee. His wife, Roseanna Dobbins Graham died May 1, 1842 in Williamson County, Tennessee. Does anyone know where in Williamson County, Tennessee they are buried? I think one of their children (Nancy Cathey Graham) was my GGG Grandmother.
Tandie Fox
Submitted on Sun Aug 8 18:24:34 EDT 1999


I am searching for any info regarding my gggrandfather, Jacob Perkins, b.10-27-27,in Williamson Co. He moved to Western Ky in 1841 and died there in 1910. His father may have been Ebbin or Eben Perkins,b.1792 and his mother was Martha ?.
Anita Powers
Submitted on Thu Aug 5 16:10:18 EDT 1999


Need any info on the family of Richard A. Graham of Williamson Co. He had a brother Samuel L. Graham who owned the Graham Milling Co, Pinewood, Tn Hickman Co. They were born in Rowan Co, North Carolina. Any info is appreciated. thanks
Submitted on Thu Aug 5 00:09:46 EDT 1999


Looking for information on John Beatty, born 1816? he married Elizabeth Pinkerton, Feb. 5, 1838 in Williamson, Co., his son was Ephraim Turner Beatty, born. Feb. 18, 1854, in Maury Co., TN and died Aug. 3, 1938, in Monette,Mo. Elizabeth was born 1822? I am in need of more information on the above individuals. Ephraim had a son by Carrie McCaul, named John Alexander Beatty, b. 4/5/1878 and d. 4/17/1955, he lived in Monette, Mo. He married Ida Jane Jefferson had two children Rolla Ephraim Beatty and Loraine Beatty. They lived in Monette, MO. I would greatly appreciate any information anyone might have. Thanks Brad Beatty
Brad A. Beatty
Submitted on Wed Aug 4 21:27:21 EDT 1999


I wish to access title of book in which I might find the following land acquisition and possibly the transfer of this land later to another party. This information comes form Williamson County H.S.Journal, Number 217, 1996, p 25. Original Buyers of Large Tracts-1796-1801. "N. John Cummins; 960 acres; $1,000; Jan. 10 1801; A-1/268." Thank you.
Frances Trimble -- 6603 Preston Trail, Houston, TX 77069 6603 Preston Trail, Houston, TX 77069
Submitted on Wed Aug 4 15:44:24 EDT 1999


Looking for the family of David WILSON born ca 1789 NC who married Annie HANES, 7 Aug 1810 in Maury Co. TN. David was the son of Joseph WILSON who died 1823 in Williamson Co. TN. His sister was Ellen DEAN born 1780 NC (w/o Greenberry DEAN) who lived in Marshall Co. TN. Other sisters married George CATHY and Jesse HARDIN. Census indicate David and Annie had ten children by 1830, 4 boys and 6 girls. Three of the girls, who apparently never married, were Rispah, Nancy and Anna, living at home in 1850.
Paulette Haynes
Submitted on Wed Aug 4 02:19:54 EDT 1999


I am searching for a marriage record for my ggg-grandparents, CATHERINE WILSON & CHARLES REID/REED. Catherine was born in Williamson Co. in 1822 and she married Charles Reid about 1845. If you have any info please contact me at Thank you. Homer Weaver
Homer Weaver -- 15 East Birch, New Baden, IL 62265 15 East Birch, New Baden, IL 62265
Submitted on Tue Aug 3 22:01:57 EDT 1999


I am looking for information on Leandrew H. Mosley, born 6-5-1864 and his wife Amy P. Culberson, born 10-10-1865. Their address in 1931 was Thompson Station, TN. I am his great-grand daughter.
Lonnie Gash
Submitted on Mon Aug 2 22:57:58 EDT 1999


I am seeking info from the marriage license/certificate of my gr-gr-grandparents, ARCHER EDWIN JORDAN & URSULA J WHITSITT. They were married in Williamson Co. TN in 1850. His birthdate was 10-10-1831, her birth year was 1833. Thank you!
Judy Jordan
Submitted on Mon Aug 2 16:45:28 EDT 1999


Seeking info on Wm. R. GRAVES and wife, L.Sarah LUCKETT (she may also have been called Lucinda or Louisa, but no proof of this). Wm. R. is son of Alexander and Martha Fuller GRAVES. Alexander is son of John and Ann CAMPBELL GRAVES. Children include: W. Carrie (b. 1875) and Wm. J. (b. 1878). This family is found in Williamson Co. in 1880, next door to G.W. LUCKETT and wife J. Martha and son George W., Jr. (I suspect these are L.Sarah's parents). Need any info on either of these three families.
Sharon Stephens -- 817 W. Ave. K, San Angelo, TX 76901 817 W. Ave. K, San Angelo, TX 76901
Submitted on Sun Aug 1 00:07:56 EDT 1999

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