Putnam County, Tennessee Queries
January-February 2000

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CANNON,BENNETT,CANTRELL

CANNON: Henry Milton Cannon b abt 1823, Tn married Priscilla ( Purcilla ) Burchette b abt 1833. Their Children were: Elizabeth Maria, Mary & twin,Susan ; Jane 1855 ;Luvina abt 1857;Emiline (Evalene) abt 1858;George Washington abt1859, Freiby Adline 1861;Granville Richard abt 1865,Martha Lucy abt 1867,Lewis 1869, Thomas Alexander abt 1872;.Henry &Priscilla were in Putnam County in 1880. Any info please email me
Susan Darrell
billandsusan@earthlink.net
Submitted on Mon Feb 28 19:57:16 MST 2000


BRUCE

Looking for any information on Elenor or Elinder BRUCE b.abt 1804. children were Jefferson b.1824, George b.1830, Jane B. 1837 Rufus b. 1840, James b. 1845. Who was her husband and/or parents?
David Bruce -- 3173 Lights Chapel Rd., Greenbrier, TN 37073
dbruce5635@aol.com
Submitted on Mon Feb 28 19:05:22 MST 2000


RIGGINS

Looking for information on JAMES RIGGINS born about 1798, Putnam County. Married BETTY HAYNES in Missouri, 1830.
Alan Riggins -- 2040 South Knights Lane, Lincoln  NE  69506
ariggins@neb.rr.com
Submitted on Sun Feb 27 13:53:12 MST 2000


SHIPP

if anyone has any information about the shipp family of algood,TN. please contact sheila kincer 3929 winkler road apt. b wooster, ohio 44691 thank you !
SHEILA KINCER -- 3929 winkler road apt. b , wooster, OH 44691-9030
SPOONCREEK@cosh.com
Submitted on Thu Feb 24 09:41:46 MST 2000


CRAWFORD

I am looking for the parents and siblings of Allen Craven CRAWFORD b 3-6-1872 in Putnam County. The family has been told that his parents died when he was 6. Neighbors took the children and raised them. Allen's sister died of TB when she was in her 20's. The family that took his older brother, John, moved away.
John Crawford
bounty@goldrush.com
Submitted on Thu Feb 24 02:24:14 MST 2000


DURHAM

Am looking for the cemetery where my great-great grandfather, Burnice Wyatt DURHAM is buried in Putnam County,TN. He lived in Monterey,TN and died sometime after 1939, but before 1950. Would like to know the inscription on the tombstone as well. He married the second time to Alcy Dell Suttle who may be buried along side her husband. They had a son, Elwood Wyatt DURHAM born 1917 and died 1972 and lived in Monterey,TN according th the SSDI. Would like any information regarding the name of the cemetery along with inscriptions that include dates, etc. If photo's available willing to pay cost along with P&H.
Beckye Smith -- 4561 Pinewood Drive, Evans, GA 30809
Obey2@earthlink.net
Submitted on Tue Feb 22 07:00:37 MST 2000


MATHENY, MATHENEY & HARRIS

Looking for the parents of Jimmie Y. MATHENEY b.1825 d.1906 and his wife Phoebe Harris b.1826 d. 1901 of Monterey
Sid W. Matheny -- 815 West End Ave., McMinnville, TN 37110-1567
mathenys@blomand.net
Submitted on Mon Feb 21 16:02:05 MST 2000


STULTS(STULTZ), JACKSON

Am searching for the name of a JACKSON, possibly John L. who married an Emily STULTS (STULTZ) about 1889 in Putnam County, Tn. She was the daughter of James and Elizabeth STULTS. She left Tennessee with her young son Stonewall JACKSON about 1895 and relocated in Texas. Family rumor has it that her husband was killed while she was still in Tn. Any help in establishing who her husband was would be greatly appreciated.
Gwendolyn H. Lawrence
lawpecan@hcnews.com
Submitted on Fri Feb 18 23:06:55 MST 2000


28TH TN INFANTRY (CIVIL WAR)

Hello, Tennessee cousins.... I am researching the 28th TN Infantry (Civil War) of which my gggrandfather James Forrester PARROTT was a member. I am wondering if any of you are descendents of other men who were in this group, and if you can give me any information about your ancestors and their participation in the Civil War. I have lots of info on my James PARROTT- am looking for others. Any help would be appreciated! Thank you. Anita Tally Missouri
Anita Tally
ctall@janics.com
Submitted on Fri Feb 18 19:44:23 MST 2000


NASH

Looking for information on any Nashs in Putnam on or near 1820-1670. Interested in locating any Nash gravesites as well...Particularly ones for William, Lucinda, Thomas, John, or Lucy Nash...etc. Thank you in advance!
dave
nfn02824@naples.net
Submitted on Thu Feb 17 22:33:01 MST 2000


RIDDLE

Will Gary Mair who posted a query on the Putnam county page on Feb.5, please contact me privately. I couldn't get E-mail to go thru.Carles Morgan
Carles Morgan
CARLESFROMTN@webtv.net
Submitted on Wed Feb 16 17:46:53 MST 2000


ARMSTRONG, PEEK, JUDD

My ggrandmother was Ova PEEK and married a Herschel JUDD from the Cookeville area. Her mother was Nancy Elizabeth ARMSTRONG and married a PEEK, she died in 1911,any info is greatly appreciated.
Nancy
smithnk345@aol.com
Submitted on Tue Feb 15 22:13:08 MST 2000


STRUNKS

Looking for info on Thomas or William Strunks in the 1860 Putnam Co. Census. They are in the same household with families but how are they related? I saw this census once but did not take all the info from it. Please Can anyone relook it up for me?
Alicia
abfamilytree@prodigy.net
Submitted on Mon Feb 14 23:57:34 MST 2000


YOUNG, DUNCAN

Need information on R. M. (Robert Martin?) Young, b. Jan. 1838, Tenn. - Putnam, Overton Co. area. M. M. J.(??), moved to Lamar Co., Tex., after 1880. M. J. d. Sep 15, 1898, age 49, Lamar Co. R. M. d. Feb. 16, 1908, age 70. Both bur. Lee Cem., Roxton, Lamar Co, Tex. 1900 Census, Lamar Co. living w/children, John W., son; S. E., dau; M. E., dau; Dulia & husband, W. D. Duncan, 2 nephews, Hybert L. & Robert L. Dulia & W. D. Duncan had dau, R. M., bur. Lee Cem. Lee Cemetery - a Texas Historical Cemetery. First date in Cemetery 1831; last 1913. Applying for Civil War markers - found Pvt. R. M. Young, enlisted Sep. 7, 1861, Co. A., Tenn. 28th Cons. Inf., 1st muster roll, Mar, Apr, 1863, last pd to Aug 31, 1862, absent, wounded Jan 2, Murfreesboro; Jul & Aug, 1863 muster roll, deserted?, absent w/o leave from April 1, 1863. No other information. No pension found. Is this the same R. M. Young?
Jean Caddel -- 447 Ridge Creek Road, Waxahachie, TX 75167
geocad@aol.com
Submitted on Sun Feb 13 03:18:29 MST 2000


AUGUSTINE L. LEE

Who are his parents and from what source did you get that information?
Winnie Peterson -- 2801 Lakeland Drive, Cookeville, TN 38506
winnylee@usit.net
Submitted on Fri Feb 11 04:21:28 MST 2000


SADLER

Southern Sadler Database of 1,647 individuals with a Surname Index. Sadler descendants in Davidson, Jackson, Hamilton, Macon, PUTNAM, Smith & Sumner Counties of TENNESSEE. If you have a Sadler surname connection, PLEASE CHECK the surname list at this URL: http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/2298/ssadlers/index2.htm
DeCody Brad Marble
marbledb@interoz.com
Submitted on Sun Feb 6 10:51:04 MST 2000


WALKER

Any info on the marriage of Walker and wife maiden name Durham. child Marinda Jane Walker Cookeville dob abt 1870?
Todd Frazier
tbfrazier@msn.com
Submitted on Sun Feb 6 10:40:59 MST 2000


NETHERTON

I am looking for any information on the NETHERTON family. Specifically, I am looking for information on Bradley Netherton. He was married to Sarah Frances Moore and they were the parents of Mettie Netherton who married John Thurman, who were the parents to my grandmother, Essie MITCHELL. I am trying to find out the parents of Bradley Netherton and whether or not he had any brothers and/or sisters. If you can give me any information, it will be greatly appreciated!!!!!
Chris Dishman
ks4kn@ecsis.net
Submitted on Sat Feb 5 18:42:54 MST 2000


RIDDLE, SLAGLE, ABSTON

Seeking information regarding; George Washington Riddle who married Rebecca Abston had Henry Riddle born July 6, 1907 who married Dimple Slagle daughter of cleveland Slagle, had ; Sunny, clarence, Johnny, Edith Joyce, Eula May, and Alex (Thurman) born 10-15-1933. They were of Cherokee descent, and many are burried in Putnam County but we are not sure which cemetary. Almost all were baptist. Any info would be greatly appreciated. Thanks in Advance, Gary wsfs@prodigy.com
Gary Mair
wsfs@prodigy.com
Submitted on Sat Feb 5 11:49:16 MST 2000


WILLIAMS

Looking for researchers of James WILLIAMS family. He was b. c. 1826 and m. Elizabeth ? c.1848-1849. They had the following children: Mary, John Allen, Margaret E., James B. and Amanda E. Family lived in Putnam Co during the 1870 and 1880 census. 1850 Tn census says James was b. in TN.
Terry Depp -- 7300 Glastonbury Rd, Knoxville, TN 37931
depp@usit.net
Submitted on Tue Feb 1 14:19:43 MST 2000


LAYCOCK

Any information on Laycock in Putnam Co., especially any Laycock cemetery. Only specific name I have is W.F. LAYCOCK
Diann Jackson
bluesky@utinet.net
Submitted on Sun Jan 30 18:37:50 MST 2000


SMARTT

Currently living in Tiburon, CA.,I am interested in tracing my family history. I was born in Cookeville TN. November 19,1942. My father was Clare McLain Smartt and my mather was Sarah Willodene Ray
William McLain Smartt
bsmartt@us.dhl.com
Submitted on Sat Jan 29 11:12:46 MST 2000


GARRETT

In searching the SS index I found the following in Putnam Co. that I need all family information.
1. CHARLES GARRETT   B 10-5-1929  D 2-24-1995
2. TOMMY GARRETT B 7-24-1942 D 1-31-1997
3. MAMIE GARRETT B 4-26-1898 D FEB 1984
4. GERTIE GARRETT B 7-30-1902 D 2-1-1997
5. ODA GARRETT B 11-24-1900 D 8-31-1989
6. MAE GARRETT B 5-10-1914 D March 1975
7. W. GARRETT B 12-8-1930 D 8-15-1991
8. DOROTHY GARRETT B 1-12-1926 D 3-21-1989
9. CASTO GARRETT B 7-4-1900 D JAN 1977
10.ALMA GARRETT B 8-3-1909 D FEB 1987
Thanks,
Ronald W. Garrett
rgarret@netusa1.net
Submitted on Sat Jan 29 05:52:33 MST 2000

STACY

Researching Ernest Stacy who appears on the Putnam County census in 1880. Where did he come from? Who were his parents? He was my late husband's great-grandfather. Will swap information with anyone working on the Putnam County Stacys.
Glenda S. Young
stublefieldg@blomand.net
Submitted on Fri Jan 28 14:06:53 MST 2000


PATTON, MAXWELL

I am trying to find information on Martha A Patton that married Samuel Maxwell. They lived in Baxter, Putnam CO., TN. I would like to know who her parents were. Does anyone have the parents of Samuel Maxwell?
Dee Wesser
wesser@hiwaay.net
Submitted on Thu Jan 27 05:29:17 MST 2000


TAYLOR,PACK,GULLETT,MARSH,MORGAN,KITE,DODD

GGGGGrandma, Rachael Tennessee (TAYLOR )GULLETT was born, April 16,1865 in Cookville, Putnam Co. Tennessee of parents: James Andrew TAYLOR and Sarah Elender Carline Penneless( PACK )TAYLOR. Both parents long time Tennessee residents. Their child, Rachael Tennessee (not a nickname)TAYLOR GULLETT , died in Pawhuska, Okla.and rests beside her husband, Joseph Crockett GULLETT in the Pawhuska City Cemetery, Osage Co. Okla. I have heard that James TAYLOR and Sarah PACK TAYLOR had three sons and one daughter. Their birthdays should be around 1875. If anyone has information on this family I am ready to hear of it. grin. thanks, judy hugg grimes
judith Lavonia Hugg Grimes -- 17432 yellowstone, yorba linda, CA 92886
megbr549@aol.com
Submitted on Wed Jan 26 17:17:19 MST 2000


ROBERTS,WHITEFIELD

We are looking for information on George Henry Roberts & wife Martha Elizabeth Whitefield. He was born abt. 1821, died abt. 1863 in Civil War. She was born Nov. 11, 1826, died Dec. 31, 1885. They are in the 1860 census in Putnam Co., family was Joseph M., Rebecca S., Henry P., Martha E., James H., Dolly J., George H. Eliz. and children moved to KY, are shown there in the 1870 census. We have no data on the parents prior to 1860. Eliz. is said to have been born in NC, Henry in TN. Also said that Eliz. was an Indian. Any help you can give will be greatly appreciated.
Elwin Clarke -- 6318 Grenoble Dr., Corpus Christi, TX 78414-6026
H5ec@aol.com
Submitted on Wed Jan 26 10:46:18 MST 2000


SCUDDER, MITCHELL

Isaac Scudder (b 1820s) was 1st married to Saletha. I have nothing on his parents or siblings or on Saletha. His daughter Cora married Matt Mitchell. Would like info on that family as well.
Sharon Spangler
sharondipity@hotmail.com
Submitted on Mon Jan 24 18:39:39 MST 2000


STEWART MCBRIDE

my grandfather , milas preston was from putnam co. his parents jaby or jabe and nancy mcbride were from putnam co. i think. looking for info on the parents or any other stewarts or mcbrides
gaylon stewart
windogsfly@aol.com
Submitted on Mon Jan 24 17:32:45 MST 2000


FARLEY, MEDLEY

Looking for ancestors or descendants of HENDERSON FARLEY who was married to REBECCA MEDLEY and on the Putnam County Census 1860. Had children John, Nancy, William, Dee Witt, and Mary (Molly). The younger children are on the Allen County, Kentucky census in the home of their uncle, William Farley, by 1880. No one knows where Henderson or Rebecca came from or what happened to them. J. Schwank
Judy Schwank -- 1890 Lyda Avenue, Bowling Green, KY 42104
wmschwank@hotmail.com
Submitted on Thu Jan 20 00:10:07 MST 2000


SECESSIONISTS IN PUTNAM CO., 1861

Seeking biographical data (vital statistics, leadership roles, acreage, slaves, etc.) or sources of same on these persons at Cookeville secessionist rally and those serving as officers in 16th Tenn. Inf. CSA: Carter J. ALLISON, Jackson C. APPLE, Wm. H. BOTTS, J. V. BROWN, Ferdinand DAUGHERTY, Andrew J. GOODBAR, Judge Josephus C. GUILD, Wm. Q. HUGHES, W. McKEE, Wm. A. MILLER, J. M. MORGAN, Josiah PREWITT, Wm. J. REAGAN, R. B. WASHBURN and Timothy H. WILLIAMS..
Thomas K. Potter, Jr. -- 509 Belle Pointe Court, Nashville, TN 37221-3446
tkpotter@home.com
Submitted on Tue Jan 18 21:18:59 MST 2000


BILBREY

Looking for information on Bilbrey Station located on Woodcliff Rd between Monterey and Cookeville. Also anyone who had a parent or grandparent named Bilbrey who had two sons by a previous marriage and or worked as a corrections officer
Dave Bilbrey -- 5403 Sandra Ct, Toledo, OH 43613
balderdash@glasscity.net
Submitted on Mon Jan 17 19:26:30 MST 2000


EDMONDS,HARRIS

I AM TRYING TO FIND ANY INFORMATION ON MY GRANDPARENTS THAT LIVED NEAR BAXTER, TENN.. HE WAS WILLIAM T. EDMONDS ALOT Of PEOPLE CALLED HIM UNCLE BILL. HE WAS MARRIED TO MINNIE HARRIS. THEY HAD 11 CHILDREN MY MOTHER JEWEL EDMONDS MARRIED LUKE HELMS. SHE HAD A SISTER NAMED IRA OE SARAH, ALMA, A BROTHER CALLED JACK, FRANK, .SHE ALSO, HAD SOME STEP-SISTERS AND BROTHERS, UNCLE JOHN EDMONDS LIVED ON 70 HIGHWAY BELOW BAXTER TOO. HE WAS A BARBER . HE ALS RUN A BARBERSHOP IN COOKEVILLE FOR YEARS, I CAN'T SEEM TO FIND OUT ANY IFORMATION ON THE EDMONDS FAMILY. ANYTHING ANYBODY MIGHT KNOW COULD BE HELPFUL.
DEBBIE GRAVLEY -- 32 CONGO BOTTOM LANE, ELMWOOD, TN 38560
dgravely@dekalb.net
Submitted on Fri Jan 14 14:25:12 MST 2000


WALKER,FORD,WILSON,WOMACK

Correctionto the previous queries I've submitted reguarding AQ.WALKER mar.Rhoda FORD WALKER.I found them in 1850- Ruth.Co.NC.Polk Dist.p246 living with Abraham and Juda(69&62).I thought Abe.and Juda were WALKER's,they're NOT they're WILSON's,dwelling 211. At dwelling 212 there was a Preston WILSON. AQ.b.1824 and Rhoda b.1826-28 and 3 kids moved to Putnam Co.Tn. 1852-54. There they lived and associated with ABRAHAM FORD b.1821-26 marr Nancy WOMACK. Abe. FORD'S parents were John F.FORD b.abt1790,mar.Nancy WILSON b.abt.1803. Can anyone help with this puzzle?? AQuiller and Roda's 1st dau. was named JudaAnn! Who is AQuiller or Quillen's parents or siblings?? Any help would be most appreciated.DebbieAWalker@aol.com
Deb Walker Cope
DebbieAWalker@aol.com
Submitted on Thu Jan 13 12:44:17 MST 2000


FERRELL

FERRELL,Green ggrandfather mar. Mary/Molly G. (Gardenhire?,possible relations to Crabtree,(Fannie)//need info on this marriage. Possible Green's mother's name wz Lilly. Prior to 1880 or thereabouts.
Dadra Dukes
dukes@dwsd.org
Submitted on Thu Jan 13 07:42:51 MST 2000


MILLIGAN-BOHANNON

SEEKING INFORMATION ON ANCESTORS OF LESLIE MILLIGAN AND MARY ANN BOHANNON. I AM THE SON OF CHRISTINE MILLIGAN. JUST STARTING FAMILY TREE AND WOULD LIKE TO TALK TO OTHERS KIN TO OR INTERESTED IN THESE FAMILIES. CAN GO BACK TO W.R. MILLIGAN AND JAMES J. BOHANNON. THANKS JIM JACOBS
JIM JACOBS
JJacobs@aol.com
Submitted on Sun Jan 9 06:55:11 MST 2000


ELDRIDGE, PALK, STEVENS, BLAYLOCK

My g-grandmother was from Germany-bertha GAINES who married ?BLAYLOCK. Lived in PutnamCo.In Overton Co.-Flossie Rachel ELDRIDGE married Lee(cooney)PALK.Hennie BLAYLOCK married John Dee STEVENS. any info. on histories please e-mail.bertha b.-1884 flossie b.-1901 lee b.-1895 john b.-1910 hennie b.-1912
Rachael Palk-Bowers
palk@twlakes.net
Submitted on Sat Jan 8 20:10:31 MST 2000


ELDRIDGE, PALK, STEVENS, BLAYLOCK

My g-grandmother was from Germany-bertha GAINES who married ?BLAYLOCK. Lived in PutnamCo.In Overton Co.-Flossie Rachel ELDRIDGE married Lee(cooney)PALK.Hennie BLAYLOCK married John Dee STEVENS. any info. on histories please e-mail.bertha b.-1884 flossie b.-1901 lee b.-1895 john b.-1910 hennie b.-1912
Rachael Palk-Bowers
palk@twlakes.net
Submitted on Sat Jan 8 20:10:31 MST 2000


BARNES, STONE, CLARK, MANN

Looking to make connections with other family. Joseph Daniel "Joe" BARNES (born 14 May 1855 at Medina, Gibson Co., TN - died 1933 Fisher Co., TX) (the son of William T. BARNES and Rebecca E. CLARK) He married Leoma "Lee" Jane STONE (born 1 14 1867 in TN - died 12-11-1946 in TX )(the daughter of John STONE and Ruby MANN) about 1883. They had the following children: i Molly Howard BARNES was born 14 Jul 1884 at TN; died Nov1974 at Merkel, Taylor Co., TX. ii William Samuel BARNES was born 29 Feb 1888; died 30 Sep 1973 at Sweetwater, Nolan Co., TX. iii Josephine Pearl BARNES was born 12 Jul 1892; died 30 Jan 1925 at Goodman Community, Jones Co., TX. iv Floyd Free Dale BARNES was born 29 Apr 1897 at Honey Grove, Lamar Co., TX; died 18 Aug 1962 at Dallas, Dallas Co., TX. v Betty BARNES. vi Laverda BARNES. vii Baby BARNES. viii Hoyt L. BARNES was born 06 Jan 1905 at Honey Grove, Lamar Co., TX; died 08 Apr 1973 at Abilene, Taylor Co., TX.
Traci Parsons-Holder -- PO Box 338 , Aledo, TX 76008
howdycuzin@aol.com
Submitted on Mon Jan 3 17:19:43 MST 2000


GEORGE WASHINGTON ELMORE

Looking for data on George Washington Elmore from Putnam County, TN. Was in the Civil War on the Union side. Born: November 11, 1829 in Jackson County, TN. Married to Mary Catherine Brown, February 26, 1851.
Gary Minniss
gminniss@aol.com
Submitted on Mon Jan 3 17:05:10 MST 2000


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