By Jonathan Kennon Thompson Smith
Copyright, Jonathan K. T. Smith, 1997



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January 7, 1858

MALINDA JOSEPHINE THORNTON w/o S. E. Thornton; d/o George and Lucy Ward of the Cherokee Nation; died Van Buren, May 19, 1857 in 24th year; md May 1, 1853 and moved to Wisconsin in 1855; accompanied by the lyrics of the hymn sung at her funeral.

MARGARET PARKS w/o James Parks and mother of Rev. A. D. Parks; born April 16, 1800; died Grundy Co., Tenn., June 24, 1857.

MARTHA McFARLAND w/o B. M. McFarland; d/o Charles Young, a Methodist preacher; born nr. Jonesborough, England; died Oakhall Farm, Weakley Co., Tenn., Dec. 9, 1857; moved with family to Pennsylvania in 1810, thence to Wilson Co., Tenn. about 1819; her father died Feb. 5, 1846 in his 94th year; she md July 11, 1847.

WILLIAM R. TATE s/o Charles and Eliza Ann Tate of Smith Co., Tenn.; born March 22, 1837; died Oct. 31, 1857; joined MECS August 1853.

ANN WILLIAMS w/o Rev. Justinian Williams of the Tenn. Conference; died Dec. l0, 1857.

SARAH DALTON born Stokes Co., N.C., May 19, 1779; died Troy, Obion County, Tenn., Nov. 10, 1857; long widowed, raised her family.

NANCY R. SLATON died Hopkins Co., Ky., Nov. 7, 1857 aged 76 years, 28 days.

SAMPSON F. HAWKINS only s/o Sister S. A. Harlan, born March 4, 1851; died Oct. 22, 1857; his father, Erasmus B. Hawkins predeceased him.

SUSANNAH BATES d/o William and Elizabeth Bates, born Cannon Co., Tenn., April 8, 1834; died Tensas Parish, La., Nov. 21, 1857.

MARTHA PRITCHITT w/o Capt. Pritchitt; d/o Isaac and Jane Wells; born Madison Co., Ala. 1825; died September 25, 1857; left widower, five children.


January 14, 1858

DEBORAH BICKERS w/o Uriah Bickers; d/o William and Mary Henry; born Harrison Co., Ky., Dec. 23, 1799; md Dec. 3, 1818; lived in Scott Co., Ky. until 1825 when they moved to Grant Co., Ky. where she died Sept. 8, 1857; joined MEC 1833.

MARY HALL d/o Joseph Barnhill; born June 1, 1820; md Stephen Hall of Shelby Co., Ky. March 28, 1844; died July 4, 1857.

SUFFRONIA ELROD youngest d/o John Elrod, died Hall Co., Ga., Aug. 3l, 1857, aged 9 years.

CAROLINE W. GIBBS died Weakley Co., Tenn., Nov. l0, 1857, aged 29 years; md J. A. Gibbs in 1851.

PETER J. ASHBY s/o Travis and Rebecca Ashby, born Feb. 12, 1821; joined MECS 1853; died Dec. 10, 1857.


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January 21, 1858

Rev. ABNER WINN born Jackson Co., Ga.; died North Port, Dec. 12, 1857; moved at early age to Perry Co., Ala. where he lived until 1836 when he moved to North Port; joined MEC at age 19; 1icensed to preach 1844; served in Alabama legislature, 1845; elected county treasurer in May 1856.

MARY FANNIE HUMPHREY d/o B. P. and S. H. Humphrey; died Meridianville, Ala. of typhoid fever at age 18 (no date given).

HARRY STRATTON died Dec. 2, 1857 in 85th year; native of Tazewell Co., Va.

SALLIE GRAY d/o Col. Thomas Gray who had moved to the U.S. from England to eventually live in Virginia and later in North Carolina, in the latter state of which Sallie was born May 15, 1780; died Greene Co., Tenn., Oct. 30, 1857 at home of her sister, Mrs. Evans.

JOHN C. KEZER died Marshall Co., Miss., Oct. 26, 1857 in her 41st year.

WILLIAM C. Y. BURK s/o Thomas and Sarah Burk; died of consumption in Pulaski Co., Ky., Dec. 8, 1857 aged 26 years.

SARAH C. W. PARRISH w/o William Parrish, born Jan. 22, 1836; died Dec. 20, 1857; raised in Williamson Co., Tenn.

SUSAN ANN SPROTT w/o James A. Sprott; d/o Nathaniel and Susan Shaw, born Williamson Co., Tenn., Nov. 15, 1818; md Feb. 12, 1843; died October 25, 1857.

OLIVER SHINE THOMPSON youngest s/o J. and A. E. Thompson, died nr. Shelbyville, Tenn., December 27, 1857

MARGARET EASTERLY w/o Jacob Easterly of Green Co., Tenn., died Nov. 6, 1857; born Sept. 11, 1803; md Feb. 17, 1825; mother of 7 children, 2 of whom predeceased her.

MELVINA ASHCRAFT w/o Joel L. Ashcraft; d/o Col. H. H. and Nancy E. Brown, died Decatur Co., Tenn., Dec. 7, 1857; professed religion at Sardis campground, Henderson Co., Tenn., 1837 and joined MEC.

MATTHEW M. JORDAN, native of Virginia, died Oktibbeha Co., Miss., Oct. 24, 1857 in her 62nd year; member of Methodist Church for 36 years.

MARTHA A. BROWN w/o Francis M. Brown; d/o Wilson and Elizabeth Corpieu of Limestone Co., Ala., born Feb. 14, 1831; died Dec. 23, 1857.

CATHERINE SMITH died , 1857 in her 60th year.

CATHERINE RIZER died Russellville, Ky., Nov. 10, 1857 in her 73rd year.

ISAIAH STOUT died Wayne Co., Tenn., Dec. 13, 1857 aged 56 years.


February 4, 1858

MARY D. BURNS w/o Thomas L. Burns; d/o Thomas and Elizabeth Bailey, born Ky., May 6, 1817; moved with family to Madison Co., Ala. and in 1833 moved to Yallabusha Co., Miss. where she md; moved to Texas; died Titus Co., Texas, Dec. 18, 1857; her oldest sister buried in Coffeeville, Miss., as reported by their brother, P. B. Bailey.

Resolutions of Respect for Miss MARGARET A. POTTS, a teacher in Hartsville Union Sunday School who died recently; by J. C. Bowden "chairman."

DAWSON F. OGBURN s/o Thomas Ogburn died Montgomery Co., Tenn., Dec. 26, 1857 aged about 18 years.

Mrs. ZERELLA COLEMAN died Bath Co., Ky., Jan. 16, 185?; she was widow; left a child, Bettie Coleman.

SUSAN P. MAURY w/o Col. Matthew Maury of Bath Co., Ky., born Madison Co., Virginia, July 18, 1790; md June 19, 1812 and moved to Ky. in 1818; died December 3, 1857.


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SUSAN H. STONE d/o Stephen Stone, died Sumner Co., Tenn., Oct. 7, 1857 aged about 27 years, at home of brother-in-law, L. P. Adams.

Mrs. MARY WOOD died Smith Co., Tenn., Nov. 7, 1857; left widower, 3 children.

TABITHA YARBROUGH w/o Henderson Yarbrough, born April 30, 1810; died Marshall Co., Tenn., Oct. 4, 1857.

WILLIE WHITE s/o Dr. John C. and Harriett J. White, died Jan. 11, 1858 aged about 5 years in Wilson Co., Tenn.


February 11, 1858

SARAH E. GIBSON w/o John C. Gibson; d/o William and Mary A. Barnes, formerly of Virginia, born Dec. 22, 1833; died Ark. Co., Ark., Jan. 13, 1858; md April 19, 1857.

MARGARET TAYLOR w/of Jones Taylor, born Feb. 19, 1837; md October 1855; died January 3, 1858.

ISABELLA ADAMS, born Brunswick Co., Va., 1771; died Dec. 17, 1857; with husband and family moved to Ky. in 1811.

ROBERT CLIFF BATEMAN born Dec. 12, 1854; died Jan. 12, 1858; followed his sister, LOUISA VIRGINIA BATEMAN, born May 14, 1851; died January 21, 1858.

MARY JANE COLMAN d/o James and Nancy Wilson, born Hopkins Co., Ky., March 4, 1839; joined MECS 1855; died January 9, 1858; husband's name not given.


February 18, 1858

Resolutions of Respect for JOHN G. REYNOLDS who died Williamson Co., Tenn. Jan. 27, 1858 of consumption; by Chapel Hill Lodge #160, Masons, dated Jan. 29, 1858.

WILLIAM KNOX POLK s/o Thomas B. and Abi E. Polk, born April 12, 1852; died December 3, 1857.


February 25, 1858

Dr. DEWITT C. KIMBLE died Morgan Co., Ala., Nov. 13, 1857 in his 30th year; two weeks before his death, his only child, Anna Dent Kimble, died. Also, for him a resolution of respect by Decatur Lodge #52, Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Decatur, Ala., dated November 14, 1857.

Resolutions of Respect for G. W. OSBORN who died recently; born Tennessee; moved to Franklin Co., Ala. with parents and in manhood moved to Smithville, Miss. where he died Jan. 18, 1858, aged 27 years, 5 months, 21 days; by Burleson Lodge #143, Masons, not dated.

d/o Thomas and Nancy Pirtle; born April 24, 1834; died Nov. 10, 1857; md John Peak; left widower and a little daughter. Name undoubtedly accidentally overlooked given name(s).

Resolutions of Respect for Rev. ABNER WINN who died recently; by Northport, Ala. Conference, dated February 1, 1858.

MATILDA MINNA born Louis Co., Ky. Jan. 22, 1818; moved to Crittenden Co., Ky. 1835; md 1836-37; died October 6, 1857.

Mrs. SARAH SCRUGGS, late of Tenn., died in Ark., Jan. 16, 1858 in her 65th year; widow of John Scruggs.


March 4, 1858

JAMES R. PLUMMER died Nashville, Tenn., Feb. 24, 1858 in his 59th year; native of N.C.; moved to Columbia, Tenn. where he was a merchant for many years; left widow and 14 children.

MARY P. TAYLOR w/o Capt. Howel Taylor; died Haywood Co., Tenn., Jan. 25, 1858, pneumonia; d/o Robert and Sarah Venable; born Prince Edward Co., Va., Jan. 11, 1797; joined MEC 1814.


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BENJAMIN JOHNSON, SR. died Jan. 20, 1858, Williamson Co., Tenn.; born Buncombe Co., N.C., Nov. 21, 1776.

ELIZABETH A. ANDREWS w/o S. T. Andrews, born May 27, 1813; md Oct. 3, 1833; died New Portland, Stewart Co., Tenn., Dec. 8, 1857.

JOHN C. HARDISON died Nov. 24, 1857 in his 25th year; md Oct. 14, 1856.

MARTHA C. MAY w/o William N. May; d/o J. F. and Mary S. Perry; born Sumner Co., Tenn., Sept. 9, 1835; died Yell Co., Ark., Nov. 13, 1857; md Feb. l0, 1853.

OLIVER P. ROSE born Robertson Co., Tenn., Dec. 11, 1827; died Sept. 19, 1857.

MARTHA L. HARWELL w/of Rev. Stith M. Harwell, died Giles Co., Tenn., Dec. 14, 1857 in her 47th year.

WILLIAM MITCHELL died November 13, 1857 aged 18 years.

MARTHA M. FRAZER d/o Rev. Aaron Brown; born Brunswick Co, Va. June 9, 1788; md John Frazer, Dec. 26, 1810; died December 25, 1857.

JOHN LOGAN WOODWARD, third son of S. M. and Sarah C. Woodward, died after falling from a wagon and having a wagon wheel pass over him, Jan. 27, 1858, aged 7 years, 16 days. Franklin Co., Tenn.

JOSEPH GREENBERRY ALLEN s/o John N. and Nancy E. Allen, died Stewart Co., Tenn., Feb. 1, 1858, aged 2 years, 12 days.

SARAH THURMAN died at son's house, Marion Co., Tenn., Feb. 2, 1858.


March 11, 1858

MARY KEARNEY DOWNS d/o Rev. Jones P. Thomas, born nr. Nashville, Tenn., July 16, 1839; md James Downs, Feb. 13, 1855; died Madison Co., Miss., Jan. 23, 1858.

BENJAMIN JOHNSON born Brunswick Co., Va., Nov. 21, 1776; died Williamson Co., Tenn., Jan. 30, 1858; md Frances Malone in 1803; moved to Tenn. 1816; md, secondly, Susan Brogden in 1823.

ELIZA DAY widow of John F. Day, born Portsmouth, Ohio, Feb. 1, 1816; died Jan. 27, 1858; joined MEC September 1828.

ELIZABETH ARCHER born Hagerstown, Md., March 3, 1793; died Jan. 30, 1858; moved with parents to Ky., then with husband to Eddyville, Ky. where she died.

Resolutions of Respect for JAMES J. FORRESTER who died recently; by Liberty Division #18, Sons of Temperance, not dated.

WILLY DAVIS, second s/o Dr. B. F. S. Davis, died Post-Oak Springs, Tenn., Feb. 4, 1858 on his fifth birthday.

JOSEPH N. KANADY born in Pennsylvania, August 1776; died Huntsville, Ala., November 26, 1857.

WILLIAM McKENDREE POPE infant s/o Solomon and Susan Pope, died Jan. 12, 1858, aged 9 years.

SUSAN M. PRIEST youngest d/o Thomas H. Priest, born May 28, 1848; died Spring Hill, Tenn., Feb. l0, 1858.

JAMES REDDEN JEFFRIES infant s/o J. J. and Obedient Jeffries, born Nov. 13, 1857; died Feb. 4, 1858.

DAVID B. HILL, born Jan. 2, 1852; died Jan. 6, 1858.


March 18, 1858

ANN CRUMBLESS widow of James Crumbless, died Roane Co., Tenn., Feb. 13, 1858; survived by 7 children.


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MARY ELIZABETH MOIZE eldest d/o Henry C. and Elizabeth W. Moize; born Robertson Co., Tenn., May 11, 1838; died Logan Co., Ky., Dec. 11, 1857.

Rev. ALFRED E. CHAMBERS, born Fayette Co., Ky., Oct. 16, 1809; died Boone Co., Ky., Dec. 1, 1857.

HARRIET N. VERNON w/o J. W. Vernon of Camden Co., Mo.; d/o Andrew and Ann McCaleb; born Knox Co., Tenn., Dec. 24, 1821; md Rhea Co., Tenn., Feb. 27, 1845; moved to Mo. 1848; joined MECS 1857; died Independence Co., Ark. of consumption, Jan. 22, 1858.

JOSIAH WALTON born August 6, 1788; md August 1813; died Sumner Co., Tenn., August 5, 1857.


March 25, 1858

SOLOMON PAINE born March 31, 1787; died Haywood Co., Tenn., Feb. 12, 1858.

ANNA GEE w/o John Gee of Davidson Co., Tenn., died March 3, 1858 and would have "finished" her 43rd year as of March 10, 1858; left widower, 8 children.

MARY ELIZA GRIGSBY d/o Cordy and Mary Nicholson, born Williamson Co., Tenn., May 26, 1826; md Benjamin Grigsby, Feb. 1, 1846; died March 4, 1858 leaving a widow and 5 small children.

AGNES CORNELL youngest child of Henry and Henrietta Cornell, died Spring Hill, Tenn., Feb. 15, 1858 aged 18 months, 1 day old.


April 1, 1858

MARY R. STAMERS w/o Isham Stamers; d/o Rev. Edward and Elizabeth Ostean, born March 1, 1833; md July 19, 1849; died Bedford Co., Tenn., Jan. 9, 1858; left 4 children, one of whom, ELIZABETH PARIS STAMERS, born August 27, 1855, died Feb. 28, 1858.

JANE Y. DURHAM w/o Adison Durham, born March 7, 1817; died Feb. 8, 1858.

Resolutions of Respect for Rev. PHILIP MILLER who died recently; by Quarterly Conference, Paintsville, not dated.

MARY ANN FELTZ died Cheatham Co., Tenn., Feb. 17, 1858 in her 26th year.

ELIZABETH T. TADLOCK born Nov. 16, 1834; died Feb. 3, 1858; sister of Mrs. Durham; daughters of Isaac and Agnes D. Sevier.

MINERVA ANN BRANDON w/o George M. Brandon; d/o Mrs. Elizabeth Evans, born October 25, 1830; died nr. Lewisburg, Tenn., January 25, 1858.

MALINDA FRANCES TUTER w/o Elisha D. Tuter; d/o Nathan and Ann L. Morris, born Robertson Co., Tenn., Oct. 8, 1839; died Weakley Co., Tenn., Jan. 21, 1858; md April 7, 1857.

MARGARET BURKHEAD w/o George Burkhead; d/o Thomas and Sarah Smallwood, born Hardin Co., Ky., Jan. 4, 1823; died in that county, Jan. 30, 1858; md November 1842; left widower and a daughter, Rose Ellen, about 6 years old.

ADA MOBLEY, nee Wayne, died Hardin Co., Ky., Feb. 28, 1858 aged abt. 75 years; native of Virginia.

SARAH V. MILLER w/o William Miller; d/o Rev. B. F. and Cassandre L. Arnold, died McLean Co., Ky., in her 23rd year (no date given).

CYNTILLAH R. MATHIS d/o late Rev. Charles and Elizabeth Brooks; died Nov. 28, 1857; md Josiab Mathis, Feb. 1, 1857.

JOSEPH EUGENE BELL, son of Joseph H. Bell and Aurilla Ann Bell, born Todd Co., Ky. Sept. 4, 1839; died Graves Co., Ky., September 17, 1856.

BENTON DETROIT RODEN s/o A. P. and S. H. Roden, born Jan. 31, 1854; died croup, March 7, 1858.


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JOHN WEBSTER CARYELL s/o Charles G. and Nancy P. Caryell, died Mason Co., Ky., Jan. 13, 1858, aged 2 years, 4 months, 2 days.


Apri1 8, 1858

JAMES P. IRWIN died nr. Starkville, Miss., March 1858 in his 62nd year; native of N.C. but moved to Tenn. when young; md daughter of John Goff and moved to Miss. in 1843.

FRANCES WILSON died Russellville, Ky., Feb. 14, 1858 in her 62nd year.


Apri1 15, 1858

SARAH WEBB d/o William and Mary Copeland; w/o Jeremiah Webb, born S.C.; moved to Tenn. 1817; died White Co., Tenn., Feb. 18, 1858 in her 64th year.

MINERVA ANN BRANDON w/o George M. Brandon; d/o Mrs. Elizabeth Evans, born Oct. 25, 1830; died nr. Lewisburg, Tenn., Jan. 25, 1858.

P. A. CONNER w/o Dr. T. W. Conner, late of Nashville, Tenn., died Cannon Co., Tenn., no date given; born Oct. 1, 1834 and joined Baptist Church at Germantown, Shelby Co., Tenn. in 1846.

JOSEPH LUSAIN EMBERSON daughter of Pleasant Emberson, born Barron Co., Ky., July 18, 1843; died March 14, 1858.

HILPA CRAFT w/o John Craft died Cumberland Co., Ky., Feb. 13, 1858 in her 50th year.

WILBUR FISK WHITE infant s/o Rev. Thomas B. and Victoria E. S. White, died Plaquemine, La., Jan. 25, 1858 aged nearly 15 months.


Apri1 22, 1858

NANCY EASTERLY w/o Rev. Isaac Easterly, died Oktibbeha Co., Miss., March 18, 1858; born Sevier Co., Tenn., Feb. 16, 1807.

EDWIN F. McFARLAND, recording steward of Lewis Circuit, Ky. Conference, born N. Y., 1809; md Abigail Simmons 1831; died consumption, Dec. 12, 1857.

JOHN H. CRICHLOW born Williamson Co., Tenn., July 29, 1842; died March 27, 1858; only s/o Rev. Henry and Martha Crichlow.

SAMUEL McKINNEY died November 9, 1858, pneumonia.

SAMUEL STEPHENS died Triggs Co., Ky., Feb. 4, 1858 in his 54th year.

Mrs. ABIGAIL NUBA, niece of John Guthrie, died recently.

Mrs. VIRGINIA SHORT died Muhlenburg Co., Ky., Nov. 31, 1857 in her 73rd year; born Bottetourt Co., Va.

JOHN GUTHRIE died February 1858.

MARGARET J. HORN died December 1857.

SUSAN FAGG w/o Col. John A. Fagg of Buncombe Co., N.C., died Jan. 4, 1858.


Apri1 29, 1858

Rev. B. T. CROUCH, JR. died Louisville, Ky., April 26, 1858.

SARAH J. J. A. STEPHENS d/o Joseph and Isabella E. Stephens, born Wythe Co., Va., June 26, 1836; joined MECS Oct. 23, 1853; died March 15, 1858.

EMILY J. WHITE only d/o Samuel and Martha Hodges, born Adair Co., Ky., 1808; md Samuel C. White of Greene Co., 1830; do death date given.

ELIZABETH KEY born Orange Co., N.C., Oct. 11, 1801; md Joseph Key, August 28, 1822; moved from their home in Tenn. to Graves Co., ? Y. where she died Feb. 7, 1858; he died March 27, 1849.

JOHN F. ASBURY s/o William M. and Susan Asbury and grandson of Daniel Asbury, born July 4, 1836; died April 10, 1858.


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EDMONDIA J. MOREMEN d/o Pendleton C. and Susan Moremen died nr. Big Spring, Ky., April 4, 1858 aged 11 years, 6 months, 2 days.

WILLIAM LOT FIELDING died Stewart Co., Tenn., March 21, 1858 in 42nd year.

SARAH ANN GRIMES eldest d/o Col. John and Nancy Y. Grimes, born March 8, 1844; died about the age of 14; no death date given.

MARTHA C. WISEMAN w/o Andrew J. Wiseman, born March 6, 1822; md. June 19, 1842; died Franklin Co., Tenn., February 18, 1858.

ANN ELIZA PORTERFIELD w/o John Porterfield; d/o John M. and Mary Penick, died Tippah Co., Miss., March 6, 1858; joined MECS 1847.

THOMAS C. HUDSON s/o Col. William and Elizabeth Hudson, died Franklin Co., Ala. Feb. 20, 1858 in his 20th year.

MARY LOUISA McKINLEY d/o William C. and Margaret McKinley, died Nashville, Tenn. April 3, 1858, aged 5 years, 3 months, 14 days, the only child of her parents.

MARY ELIZA FIELDING d/o James J. and Elizabeth Fielding, born Sept. 1, 1857; died March 1, 1858.

BEULAH IDA JOHNSTON d/o V. H. and F. J. Johnston died Hinds Co., Miss., April 2, 1858 aged nearly 3 weeks old.


May 6, 1858

WILEY BALTHORP born N.C., Oct. 10, 1789; died Jan. 15, 1858; moved to Hickman Co., Tenn. 1816; md M. W. Dodson 1819; she died 1853.

Miss MARY MALISSA DAY died Morgan Co., Ky. March 29, 1858 in her 19th year.

JAMES L. ADAMS died Waverly, Tenn., April 10, 1858; native of Robertson Co., Tenn.

MARY MALINDA DALTON w/o Jasper T. Dalton; d/o William F. B. Nunnally, died Livingston Co., Ky., March 16, 1858 in her 17th year.

MARGARET ALMOND d/o late Rev. Edward Almond of Charlotte, Va., died Caroline, Va., November 1, 1857.


No deaths reported for May 13, 1858; May 20, 1858; May 27, 1858; June 3, 1858; June 10, 1858


June 17, 1858

Capt. JAMES COOK born N. Y. state, 1774; died Feb. 25, 1858; moved west in 1811; fought Indians in Ky. 1812.

SARAH P. WATKINS d/o George and Sarah Harding born Williamson Co., Tenn., Dec. 2, 1839; md Dr. B. F. Watkins, Jan. 22, 1857; died April 16, 1858.

SOPHIA EMMA LYTLE w/o F. H. Lytle; d/o Lafayette and Eliza Burrus, born August 4, 1833; md Jan. 31, 1849; died April 7, 1858.

JOSEPH DIXON of Montgomery Co., Tenn. died Jan. 7, 1858 aged 42 years.

MATILDA LYON d/o Capt. John H. Crouch; w/o Stephen H. Lyon; born Williamson Co., Tenn., August 24, 1803; md Jan. 26, 1830; moved to Miss. 1835; died DeSoto Co., Miss., Apri1 29, 1858.

ELIZABETH F. STARK w/o William H. Stark; d/o Samuel C. Flowers of Logan Co., Ky., born May 1, 1832; md Feb. 3, 1852; died Robertson Co., Tenn., April 24, 1858.

DELILA P. PARKER w/o A. W. Parker of Giles Co., Tenn., born July 18, 1811; md Oct. 1, 1833; died March 18, 1858.

MARY C. FOSTER w/o Samuel J. Foster, born St. Clairville, Ohio, 1829; md 1848;


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joined MECS 1854; died March 25, 1858; her husband died in 1856 and she was engaged to marry William Fisher of Pendleton Co., Ky. when she died.


June 24, 1858

IDA JEANETTE WILLIAMS infant d/o Dr. James and Ann Eliza Williams died June 17, 1858.

CHERRY DOUGLASS died April 23, 1858; native of N.C.; md Alfred M. Douglass in 1817 and he died in 1822, leaving her with 3 children; her son, Rev. Alfred W. Douglass died in 1849.

Hon. WILLIAM R. CANNON died Columbus, Miss. April 15, 1858 in his 55th year.

Resolutions of Respect for JOHN W. MOSS who died recently; by Moore Lodge #96, Masons, dated May 26, 1858.

Resolutions of Respect for JOHN SNEED who died recently; by Carthage Benevolent Lodge #14, Masons, not dated.

JAMES SKRAGG born Tazewell Co., Va., July 18, 1786; died May 1, 1858; resident of Hardin and Grayson counties, Ky. for 48 years.

MARY ELIZABETH COMSTOCK w/o C. M. Comstock; d/o John R. and Susan Tull, born Dec. 4, 1818; died May 22, 1858.

Resolutions of Respect for JONATHAN S. HART who died recently; by Hermethenian Society, dated May 21, 1858. Shelbyville University, Tenn.

Miss COLANTHA JANE WOODRUM born Tenn., Dec. 17, 1836; moved to Quincy, Mo. 1851; joined MECS 1856; died March 5, 1852.

ARTHUR STEPHENSON born Orange Co., N.C., Oct. 25, 1772; died Morgan Co., Ala. April 28, 1858; moved to Madison Co., Ala. 1818; md Elizabeth E. Garrett in 1820; moved to Morgan Co., Ala. in 1821.

NANCY C. LAUDERDALE widow of H. B. Lauderdale, born March 29, 1814; died Sumner Co., Tenn., March 3, 1858.

ELIZA EMILY DEWITT d/o Rev. A. C. and A. J. DeWitt., died May 26, 1858, aged 5 years, 8 months old.

ZACHARIAH T. TUNGET born April 9, 1840; died Franklin Co., Ala. April 17, 1858.

CATHARINE WALL born Bertie Co., N.C.; moved to Stewart Co., Tenn. in 1821; died April 18, 1858.

ELIZABETH S. SPARKS oldest d/o William and Jane Miller, born Knox Co., Tenn., Nov. 17, 1839; md A. Sparks, July 1856; died Feb. 22, 1858.

MARGARET TERRY w/o George W. Terry, born Woodford Co., Ky., July 9, 1816; died Sumner Co., Tenn., April 2, 1858; joined MECS July 19, 1857.

JOSEPH M. M. TWEEDY born July 23, 1833; died nr. Courtland, Ala. May 5, 1858; called "Brother Mack."

CATHERINE HICKLIN widow of James Hicklin, born Woodford Co., Ky., Aug. 30, 1789; died Hopkins Co., Ky., March 30, 1858; moved to Hopkins Co. in 1815.

MARIA E. HALL d/o late R. B. and Ann Harris, born Madison Co., Ala., March 25, 1836; md S. W. Hall, May 6, 1856; died in Arkansas, Feb. 20, 1858.

KENDAL WRIGHT died Copiah Co., Miss., March 22, 1858 in his 51st year.

MARTHA STACK w/o Benjamin Stack; d/o Joseph and Nancy Alley, died Cheatham Co., Tenn., Dec. 24, 1857.

MARTHA VIRGINIA SLONE d/o Rev. R. A. and Sarah Jane Slone, born June 21, 1856; died April 26, 1858.

DAVID BAY born 1817; died Jan. 20, 1858; formerly of Iowa.

EMELINE SIKES born Lauderdale Co., Ala., August 15, 1847; killed by a falling tree, April 7, 1858; moved with parents to Wayne Co., Tenn. 1848 and in 1851 to Arkansas.


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Miss ANN PENDLETON died Newport, Ky., Apri1 16, 1858 in her 17th year.

BLANCHE SUTTON d/o Dr. William P. and Elizabeth Sutton, died Bedford Co., Tenn., April 22, 1858 aged 4 years, 7 months, 12 days.

ELLEN REBECCA MERRILL d/o J. H. and Sarah E. Merrill, died aged 2 years, 5 months, 11 days; no date given; from Sharon, May 20, 1858.

Mrs. EASTER DANIELS died Newport, Ky., May 20, 1858 in her 65th year.

ANN L. HILL born November 5, 1856; died April 17, 1858.

AUGUSTUS BANKS DAVIS s/o William T. and Harriet Davis, died Auburn, Ala., April 25, 1858 aged 1 year, 5 months.


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