Putnam County, Tennessee Queries
September - November 2000
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- Looking for any info about Giles Edward Bradford born Feb.
6, 1880 or Daisy Nickens born March 24, 1896.
Ted Coffman --
490 Carilla Lane, Columbus, OH 43228
Submitted on Mon Nov 27 10:55:26 MST 2000
- I am researching ancestors/descendents of Jessie Walker
Flatt (1844-1897) and Virginia McClellan(McClearan?). Virginia
(Jenny) was from Roaring River, Jackson County, and had a
sister named Lucy Moore? Jessie and Virginia had a boy and
girl: Argile Winfield; and Lizzie, who married Sam Jackson.
I'll be glad to share family data if you have a connection with
Submitted on Thu Nov 23 18:29:31 MST 2000
- MARSHA BURTNEY, DAUGHTER TO STACEY ALBERT HARP, HE WAS BORN
7/23/32 ANDI BELIEVE HE DIED 10/24/95. LOOKING FOR HALF BROTHER
TOO. HIS NAME IS ALSO STACEY HARP. WOULD LIKE ANY INFORMATION
ON MY FATHER AND/OR STEPBROTHER.
Submitted on Tue Nov 21 20:09:08 MST 2000
- I'm looking for information on both of these families. I
have a Edward G.Riddle who married Rebecca Jane Reeves. They
had a daughter Nancy Lou Ellen Riddle b. November 09, 1882 d.
March 08, 1970. Any information would be apprecaited.
Submitted on Fri Nov 17 19:06:17 MST 2000
- I am looking for the surname Bussell MY ggrandmother was
Nancy Bussell I don't know her birth she married a James
Scarlett had 3 children Mattie, Carl and Lassie Scarlett born
in Putnam co. 1903 Lassie is my grandmother Nancy then married
a Shanks had some children then married a Rogers, Nancy had to
have been born between 1870 and 1890 Does any of this info fit
with your Bussell's if so please contact me at
firstname.lastname@example.org I now she was buried in baxter tenn. THANK
YOU Janie in Tucson,Az.
Submitted on Sat Nov 11 20:36:07 MST 2000
OR RANDOLPH PARENTS OF KAY RICHARDSON
- my parents are from putnam county tennessee, cookville. i
have other relative there i would like to find. all of my
parents brothers and sisters would be at least seventy year old
or older. i would like to know our family history as i have
grown children & grand children plus now 7 great
grandchildren. thank you kay
kay tomberlin --
6372 cahuilla, twentynine palms, CA 92277
Submitted on Fri Nov 10 15:25:24 MST 2000
- Dr. John W. WHITEHEAD born Jackson/Putnam County
01/29/1864. Parents DANIEL JAMES WHITEHEAD and CELIA JANE
STEWART. DOD both parents if correct 12/28/1912. Boma
Cementary. Looking for records of any info THANK YOU.
Submitted on Fri Nov 10 09:21:01 MST 2000
- MOSES WHITEHEAD born 1814 Jackson/Putnam County. Looking
for any info. I have been unable to find anything on his
parents. He is on 1840, 1850, 1860 census. Buried in Bomar
Submitted on Fri Nov 10 09:09:34 MST 2000
- looking for info on john baron bowen form july 1870-? and
on nellie francis green from:august1881-?. trying to find out
if her perants's are william green & nancy elizabeth
reeves. nancy's mother was a sanders. thay where cherokee. any
info on them would help thank's .
Submitted on Wed Nov 8 23:31:57 MST 2000
- Seeking Mariah Elizabeth HANCOCK b.September 23, 1851 in
Putnam Co., TN. She married William Allen MILES of Independence
Co. AR Jan.2, 1876 and they eventually lived in Henry
Submitted on Fri Nov 3 14:27:50 MST 2000
- INFO. ON JOSEPH CLAYTON GENTRY, BORN 1857 MARRIED ELIZA
JANE THOMAS, BORN 1858, ALSO INFO. ON SON OF ABOVE: JOHN BYRD
GENTRY, SR., BORN 1878. ALL BORN IN PUTNAM COUNTY, TENN.
LUCY GENTRY JENNINGS
-- 2864 LYNDA LANE, SHREVEPORT, LA 71118
Submitted on Mon Oct 30 21:29:18 MST 2000
- My ggfather died in Algood, Tenn in 1905. A stone
cutter/marble worker by trade. Would like to know what he was
doing in Algood, as his home was Ga. Name was Frederick William
Markwalter, wife - Sophia, at least 6 children. Anyone know
anything about these people?
Submitted on Mon Oct 30 18:20:38 MST 2000
- I am looking for information on my gggrandparents Abraham
Cox(b in Knox Co) and Mary Dyer(b in Grainger Co) both between
1825 and 1850. One of their children is John Thomas Cox, my
ggrandfather, who was born August 21, 1865 around the
Cookeville, TN area. Would greatly appreciate any help.
Pamela Vick --
937 Spain Ave, Nashville , TN 37216
Submitted on Mon Oct 30 08:57:05 MST 2000
- Looking for ANY info on SWACK. my great-grandmother was
Perrila Jane SWACK, b. 1865 d unknown. 1st marriage Will GEER,
their children: Bert and Estella; 2nd marriage John Mitchell,
their children: Norman, Grover, Clarence, Fanny Bell and Ova
Edder. any information will be greatly appericated. thanks in
Submitted on Tue Oct 24 15:33:31 MDT 2000
- I am searching for descendants of Nancy Alice Bailiff and
George Hardiston (Hardy) Rowe who settled in Middle Tennessee
early in the 20th Century. Nancy Alice was the daughter of
Thomas Abner Bailiff and Christina Stockner Bailiff.
Submitted on Sun Oct 22 17:35:54 MDT 2000
- Am trying to link Jesse White and Steek ?,Stewart. Their
child: Hattie Roenia Stewart b.1883, Betty Jane Stewart b.1884,
Eller H. Stewart b. 1888, Delbert O. Stewart b. 1892, Maggie
Lou Stewart b. 1894, Iley E.(Ila)White b. 1897, Jessey Charley
White b. 1899, Elmer White b. 1906, and Thermor White b. 1909.
Any help greatly appreciated.
Submitted on Tue Oct 17 22:22:35 MDT 2000
- Looking for info on: Roey Franklin BOLIN married to Cora
Lee(Cara) QUALLS, probably in early 1900's, had a daughter
Ruby; born 30 Oct 1911, plus 3-4 other children. Believe to be
buried in Saylor cementary. Any info greatly appreciated.
Submitted on Sat Oct 14 21:43:50 MDT 2000
- LOOKING FOR NAPOLEON B. MEDLEY, RUBEN MEDLEY AND IRMA JACK
MEDLEY(BORN 1899-SERVED US NAVY ON USS ARIZONA)
Penny Giacoletti --
P.O. Box 127, Hurley, NM 88043
Submitted on Fri Oct 13 20:41:03 MDT 2000
OF E-MAIL ADDRESS OR WEB SITE FOR COUNTY JAIL AND/OR COURTHOUSE
- Could you please send me an E-Mail address or a web site
location for the Putnam County Jail or some part of that aspect
of local government? Would greatly appreciate your help in this
matter. Thank you very much in advance for any info you can
Mary Taylor -- 251
Old Denning Rd., Princeton, NC 27569
Submitted on Tue Oct 10 19:46:09 MDT 2000
HUDDLESTON, SHERRILL, ELDER, BRADFORD,
- Please note new E-mail address email@example.com Searching
for info on 1. HUDDLESTON, Franklin Monroe 1st spouse:
SHERRILL, Nancy Jane married 29 Sep 1864 died 11 May 1890 Where
buried? Nancy lived in Putnam Co, TN . 2. 2nd spouse ELDER,
Addie may have married in OK. Where died/buried? 3. HUDDLESTON,
JORDAN Flemming died/buried at Salem Methodist Cemetery. Where
is the cemetery located exactly? 4. Lastly, who are the parents
of BRADFORD, Mary and siblings ? Mary was born 21 February 1824
in Jackson/now Putnam County. Jordan Huddleston and Mary
Bradford married in Putnam County probably White County at the
time, on 9 March 1843. WW Huddleston NEW E-mail
WW Huddleston (#3)
Submitted on Tue Oct 10 09:43:11 MDT 2000
- Looking for info on Maude Mills, b 06/03/1881 in Putman
County. Married James Lafayette Campbell (Jim),of White County
TN, when she was 13. They lived in Cookeville, Hope AK, Decatur
TX, finally settled in Scurry County TX, near Fluvanna. I can
find nothing about their parents - any assistance greatly
Submitted on Sun Oct 8 15:50:04 MDT 2000
- Looking for the parents of Betty Jane RAY born in 1871 in
Putnam Co, TN and Sarah Ray born in 1875 in Putnam Co. They
both married Ingram Bussell, Jr. Betty and Sarah were
Submitted on Sat Oct 7 07:23:14 MDT 2000
- Searching for Jim R. CASEY b. TN m. Nancy HENSLEY b. TN.
Children I know of are Joseph Franklin CASEY b. February 21,
1873 in TN d. May 30, 1950 in Cooke Co., TX; m. Mary Katherine
WARREN; and Mollie CASEY m. ? Heath. Will share info!
Submitted on Thu Oct 5 21:16:52 MDT 2000
- I'm looking for any info. on a Lassie Scarlett born in
putnam co.in 1903 any help would be great thanks
Submitted on Tue Oct 3 23:47:09 MDT 2000
- I am looking for any information on RAINERs living in White
Country during the 1820's or what is formerly White such as
Warren and Putman. The Rainer family has ties to Madewells and
Daron Rainer --
3543 Tates Creek #110, Lexington, KY 40517
Submitted on Mon Oct 2 14:17:25 MDT 2000
- Seeking to see if Francis Marion GALLOWAY or Pellentine
STEPP, are listed in any of the census from 1880 to 1900.
Francis' father died and his mother left, leaving him to care
for his self. Francis was my great grand father. My gran father
told me that he lived with various families in the Wilder
Community while working at a coal mine in the area. I cannot
seem to find out for sure what county the Wilder community was
Submitted on Sun Oct 1 18:15:41 MDT 2000
- I am looking for any information on the following people:
Matura Delilah COOKE (b 11/11/1869, Sparta TN) m Tom Ed YOUNG
John L COOKE (b 05/14/1836 TN) m Delilah Catherine JONES (b
04/23/1842) Information on any of these people would be
helpful. I am willing to share any of my genealogical
Submitted on Thu Sep 28 16:54:03 MDT 2000
- Am looking for Margrete Jane GLASGOW, reportedly born in
1862 in Putnam County, Tennessee. She married Alexander JONES
of Overton County, Tennessee and died in Sayre, Beckham County,
Karen L. Mermonstein --
451 Constellation Blvd., Apt. 316, League City, TX
Submitted on Wed Sep 27 18:45:54 MDT 2000
- Looking for any decendents of John and Cansada FORD. Oldest
son, Will, married Margia Ann DYER, both buried in Baxter.
Another son, Birdie Monroe (my grandfather), married Nancy Bell
RITTENBERRY. They eventually moved to Nashville. The 1900
Putnam Census also listed the following children for John
Buckhannan and Cansadid FORD-Bosdia(19), Johney(18), Jack(16)(I
have his name as Andrew Jackson,living with Birdie and his wife
in 1910),Thurmann(11), Burthey(9), Odia(6), Tinnie(3),
Robert(1).The spelling of names is from the census records. If
anyone has these people in their research I'd love to hear from
Submitted on Fri Sep 22 09:47:11 MDT 2000
- Looking for QUALLS,QUARLES families in Putnam County. A.B.
Qualls was a doctor in 1924 in Livingston, Tenn. In a 1906-1909
survey I have a Mary Ann CHOATE QUARLES living in Cookeville
Tenn, born 1841.
Submitted on Fri Sep 22 09:31:58 MDT 2000
SLIGER, RODGERS , WELCH,BURROUGHS,WILHITES,YEAGER,CONWAY,
- looking to share information on any of the above surnames
Putnam,Jackson,White,Washington couties in Tenn or Madison
Culpeper,Orange counties in Virginia or
Lehigh,Northampton,Lancaster counties in Penna. I;am on line
again lost all my old e-mail addresses please get in con tact
with me again have lots of information to share
William Hersch -- william
r. hersch, Lehighton, PA 18235
Submitted on Wed Sep 20 19:07:33 MDT 2000
- Does anyone know anything about Douglas Chapel?
Submitted on Tue Sep 12 17:54:54 MDT 2000
BENNETT, CANTRELL, WHEELER
- 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
Submitted on Sun Sep 10 20:05:30 MDT 2000
- Need info on any MILLERS in early 1800's. Need info on G.W.
MILLER born about 1810; and info on D.P. MILLER, born about
1825. Kids were William, George, J.H., Sarah and Francis N..
Moved to Shelby County, Texas around 1840 or earlier.
Submitted on Fri Sep 8 21:56:44 MDT 2000
- Looking for info on WILLIAM ELKANAH STOUT born in tenn
possibly between 1865 and 1876 - he may have worked for the
railroad - lived in parker, kansas in 1892-1893
Submitted on Thu Sep 7 22:23:03 MDT 2000
- I am searching for information on Elizabeth CUMBY, sister
of Richard Cumby. She may have lived in Putnam or White Co.
around 1850. Any information would be helpful. Thanks,
Submitted on Wed Sep 6 09:17:13 MDT 2000
- Looking for info on Josephus COWAN, married to Venie
FERRELL. Josepus had a brother named Rollin Hogan COWAN. Rollin
married Lassie FERRELL.Possibly lived in the Indian Creek or
Enigma area. Josephus fathered Oscar William COWAN(my
grandfather)Oscar married Lena Cherry COWAN. Lassie is burried
in the COWAN cemetary on Indian Creek in Putman Co.Lassie born
2/22/1863, died 10/6/1929.
Submitted on Tue Sep 5 19:21:29 MDT 2000
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