My gggrandmother was Susan(Sukey)James who is buried in
S.E.Okla. Believe she was half Chickasaw,because I found her
name on a Chickasaw Annuity Roll. Trying to find her parents
names and I'm tracing a William James who is listed as a
Trader and Packhorseman in the Chickasaw Nation in 1766. Any
Chickasaw historians with more information? Thanks, Robert
Need info on Benjamin Franklin and Mary (HILL) BRATTAIN.
From NC to Bedford, TN between 1806 - 1813.
Would like to correspone with anyone researching the
LENTS/LENTZ name. I am searching for Michial LENTS in
particular. He was related to Davidson LENTS. they moved to
Calloway (later Marshall) County, KY in the 1840's. Any help
will be appreciated. Thank you.
Searching for any information on John SWINNEY who ended
up in Jefferson County, AL but may have lived in Bedford and
other Counties before migrating on into Alabama. The only
known information is his age in 1830 which was identified as
between 60-70 years old. His household in 1830 included 8
females; his wife's name may have been Lydia. The 1820
Bedford County Census included entries for both John and
Am interested in information on the Ward Cemetery near
Rover. 4 graves are located there. Burrell Ward and his wife
Naomy Ward and the 2 infant grandsons of Burrell and Naomy.
The parents of these boys were: Burrell Ward Jr. and Lavonia
Catherine Cooper. Burrell Jr. was the Sheriff of Coffee
County during the Civil War. The Cemetery is now located on
the farm of Roy Sims and Mr. Sims told me last year that
this land had been in his family for as long as he could
remember. Burrell Sr. and Naomy were born in 1776 in NC and
moved to the Rover Area around 1800. Could the site of this
Cemetery have been on the property of Burrell Ward? Naomy
died in 1835 and Burrell in 1865. Any assistance would be
Looking for anyone who is researching the FRANKLIN Family
in Bedford Co., TN. Please email me at CFran66@aol.com.
Searching for any Smithson family information. John
Coleman Smithson, Basil Smithson, Hiram Smithson.. all early
I am looking for proof that John HAIL who married Nancy
Ann OVERSTREET is the same John Hail who is the son of
Nicholas III and Ann Long Hail. I assume that the possible
will of Nicholas burned in the Bedford Courthouse fire and
the same would be true if John had one. Would like to make
contact with other researchers of this line and to share
i am looking for Margaret, Nancy, or Pauline, HARMON-
marr.to FOSTER, Lewis HARMON , is possibly thier father?
Search between 1820 or 1830
need parents of Jane NICHOLS (NICOLS in bible). Born abt
1789 in Bedford or Lincoln County. Married abt 1816 to
Benjamin Foster from Lincoln county. Two children: Joel N.
& Sena. Jane died in 1826 probably in Marion county,
Ala. Jane had a sister Mary who married John E. FOSTER,
brother to Benjamin FOSTER.
am looking for information on my Grandfather, Estill
Edward Wise b. 10/04/1905 in Bedford Co. TN. Father, James
Henry Wise dob ??? Wife, Addie Bell Tillett. Maternal
Grandparents, J. G. Tillett b.7/21/1840 d.10/22/1909 Wife,
Delana b.??/??/1852 d.6/9/1940. If anyone could recognize
these names, it could help.
***HELP WANTED--Searching for the history behind and
descendents of; Miss Mary "Polly" SMITH, b. 3 Mar 1801, GA
d. 29 Aug 1885, TN she m. 8 Dec 1821 in GA, James C. GREEN
(aka Jimmie) b. 10 Sept 1800, NC d. 17 Nov 1853 TN ***Of 13
children, their first two chldren were born in GA and the
rest were born on the plantation known as "Locust Grove",
near Normandy, TN * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *
* * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *
* 1. Matilda GREEN(b.1823), m. Pinkney THROGMORTON(sp?) 2.
Mahala GREEN(b.1824), m. Sam DANIEL 3. Willis Henderson
GREEN(b.1825), m. charlotte _____? 4. John Mitchell
GREEN(b.1826), m. Rhoda F. Couch 5. Malita GREEN(b.1828), m.
David MOSS 6. William Martin GREEN (b.1829),m.1.Mary A.
WILSON 2.Sarah E. CASEY 7. James Jason GREEN(b.1831), m.
Emmaline Catherine HOLT 8. Scoggins GREEN(b.1832), m. Susan
Jane HOLLAND 9. Larkin GREEN(b.1834), 10.Windsor
GREEN(b.1836), m. Martha Ann HOLLAND 11.Malissa
GREEN(b.1838), m. Fr
HAYNIE/FALK---William Benjamin HAYNIE born 1860 TN.,
m.SarahSISK---His father was William L.HAYNIE b.1834 Tn.
& marriedVirginia A.FALK b.1835 Tn.Both families later
showed up in Caldwell,&Hopkins County,Ky.Will gladly share
WARD, Catherine was in Bedford County 1820 Census had 2
sons ages 10-16. I am curious to learn who her husband was
and if she remarried? Was an estate land sold around this
time? Any help appreciated.
Researching the family of Alsie Graham aand also Nancy
Researching the Russell Family of Tenn.
Looking for information about my Great-Grandmother,
Mattie Bell LAMB, born in or around Bell Buckle on April 15,
1872 (possibly 1876).
Seek Info on the parents and siblings of David WILLIAMS
b. 1792 NC and also parents and siblings of his spouse
Joanna VANCE b.abt 1795-98 Smith Co, TN. They were married
in Smith Co, 1815... Joanna was 2nd marriage for David. His
1st was to Mary SLINKARD in 1813. David served in the Smith
Co. Militia in the War of 1812. Parents of Benjamin H.,
Joesph T., John W. and Martin J. all born Smith or Bedford
I would like to find information on WILLIS AUSTIN born
around 1786, married to ELEANOR BURROW (daughter of MARY
& WILLIAM BURROW). they had 4 known sons, WILLIAM
BRYANT, ELIJAH, AMZI & HENRY R.. In the 1830 census they
were in Bedford Co. on Flat Creek. In 1932 they appeared to
be in Lincoln Co.
David LOW (15 Sep 1780, Orange Co., NC-21 Mar 1872,
Bedford Co., TN) m. Elender ROBERTSON (b. 28 Nov 1792-20 Oct
1873. Childrren: Iredell H. LOW (13 Feb 1815-13 Jul 1854) m.
Sarah K. ---; David A. LOW (1818-ca 1897) (did not marry);
William H. Low (1822) m. Violet Adeline ---; Margaret A. LOW
(b. 1848 m. Henderson SHOFNER. Any futher information on
this family would be appreciated.
DANIEL/DICKERSON Searching for information on Rufus
DANIEL (b. 1815, VA) m. 1) Lucy ---- (b. ca 1825, TN) m. 2)
Emmaline DICKERSON (b. 1820). Lived in Bedford Co., TN. Had
children by Lucy: Mollie (b. 1839/40), Sarah (1841/42),
Robert (b. 1844/45), Eliza (b. 1846/47), William (b.
1848/49), by Emmaline; Lee (Levi, killed a man and changed
his name to SMITH and moved west), Gabriel (b. 10 Sep 1880)
m. Malissa MORGAN, (b. 1861) and James Ella (18 Mar 1866-17
Nov 1897 Bedford Co., TN) m. John Thomas MORGAN 13 Jul 1881.
May have been a second marriage for Emmaline.
Searching for MORGANS in Bedford County, TN. James MORGAN
(b. 1792, NC-ca 1861, Bedford Co., TN) m. Rebecca CROSSER
(or possibly JOHNSON) (1 Dec 1792, NC-3 Aug 1852 Bedford
Co., TN). Children: Amanda (b. ca 1819 may have married
William GROOMS; Polly may have married --- ISLEY; Catherine
may have married --- CANNON; Rachel (b. ca 1824-aft 1860);
Leonard Benjamin (15 Oct 1826, NC-22 Feb 1876 Bedford Co.,
TN) m. Mary Justice MEADOWS? (13 Jun 1832, Bedford Co., TN-2
Jun 1912 Bedford Co., TN); Thomas (b. ca 1825/8 Bedford Co.,
TN-11 Nov 1903 Bedford Co., TN) m. Martha LOW (daughter of
Iredell LOW and Sarah K. ---); Rosanna MORGAN (b. 31 Mar
1828-3 Jun 1881) m. James GROOMS (b. ca 1823/4 NC-14 May
1893, TN); Martha M. b. ca 1831); and Lucinda Jane MORGAN
(27 Feb 1833 TN-12 Apr 1876, TX) m. Francis Marion REAVES (9
Sep 1837, TN-13 Dec 1909, Euless, TX). Any information
Charles Lewis Hays born 1790 married Anna Long in
Williamson, Tenn. around 1800. children Edmund, Henry W.,
James B., John, William, James C. Clift married Mary
Unknown; child James E. Clift married Mary Unknown. James E.
Clift born around 1846 to 1850. Charles Lewis Hays and James
C. Clift both family moved to Izard Co., Ark. around
I AM LOOKING FOR INFORMATION ABOUT THE FATHER OF JAMES
DAMRON THAT MARRIED ELIZABETH LANDERS BOTH OF BEDFORD CO.,
TENN. JAMES WAS BORN 1805.
I need information on Edmund T. Daugherty b N.C. 1808 and
married Anna Nix daughter of Lebanon and Rebecca Nix. They
were in Bedford County in 1839. They were in Lawrence
County, TN in 1850 and 1860 census.
Seeking parents / any info for: Rev. John SNEED DAVIS
b.13 Apr 1839 Bedford Co., TN d.4 Sep 1910 Dallas Co., TX;
m1.17 Jun 1858 Lewis Co., TN Christian / Chestinia Frances
CODY, stepdau. of Jesse A. DAVIDSON; also lived in Davidson
& Humphreys co.s, TN. Converted at a camp meeting in
Bedford Co. third Sun of Aug 1866 by Rev. William WALKER;
later entered the M.E. Ch., South & was licensed to
preach, as a supply, under presiding eldership of Rev. F.L.
FAGAN the fall of 1866; transferred to the NW TX Conference
ca 1870. Any info / leads greatly appreciated; will gladly
exchange data. Thanks, Meg McCalla - email@example.com
I am trying to locate information on a Thomas Crawford
who died on July 16, 1838. He was married to a Frances Jones
who died on February 22, 1844. I understand he lived in
Bedord County, TN. I am trying to verify his relationship to
Bedord County, TN. Any information such as date of birth
would be much appreciated. Thanks!
Trying to find my gggrandfather. He would be the father
of William M. BROWN (b. 1 Apr 1844 - d. 1 May 1926); William
married 1) 24 October 1875 Hickman Co., TN Sarah Jane
PINKERTON & 2) 19 August 1884 Bedford Co., TN Rhoda
Eliza LOYD (Rhoda married 2) Thomas B. EPPERSON). William
died in Bedford Co., TN
Wish to correspond with someone researching Madison Black
family wholived in Bedford Co in 1850. One son was Quincy
Monroe Black. Thanks
Need any info on Linnett WOOD b. 1790 NC, and parents:
ChickasawsJohn WOOD & Penelope CRAWLEY; mar. Allen
HARRIS c.1810 NC, widowed1827 NC, in Bedford Co. TN census
1830 with children, in Johnson Co.AR 1838, d. 1850 AR.
I would like to trace the family tree of Samuel Job
Moore, married to Lucinda Dixon Morgan Moore. I think he was
born in 1818. His son Maywood Rexham Moore(R.L.) was my
great grandfather, born in 1869 in Unionville, TN.
Looking for descendants of William C Martin and George W.
Martin, sons of Hudson and Mary Martin of Williamson Co.
William and George moved to Bedford County after the civil
war. George is buried in Willow Mount Cemetery. I suspect
his mother Mary is also buried there. Please email
Dmartin@voyager.net or Dmartin330@aol.com. Thanks; dick
I am trying to locate any information on the children of
John Minus TUCKER and Mary Lemner HOLDEN or themselves..
They had 6 children: Ada TUCKER, Joe Frank TUCKER, Annie B.
TUCKER FAULKNER - b: Nov 23, 1885 d: Jun 1978, Milton Price
TUCKER - b: Aug 09, 1891 d: Jun 24, 1969 married Sara
Elizabeth LOVVORN b: Aug 10, 1899 d: Feb 08, 1994, Edgar J.
TUCKER b: Aug 25, 1894 d: Apr 1978 married Mary ? Tucker,
Charlie C. TUCKER b: Apr 01, 1898 d: Apr 1968 Thank you for
Looking for information on the John Grooms (b. 1790 in
So. Carolina) family of Bedford County. He is listed in the
1840 census for Bedford cty Pg 14. I know he was married to
Elizabeth and had the following children: William, Nancy,
Levi, Darlin, James, and Mitchel all born in TN.
I am searching for parents of Zade W. PRICE born 1823 in
Va. and married Permelia Katherine DOYLE in TN and raised a
family returning to VA to die in 1873.
Information wanted on the ancestors of Frank W. Richards,
BellBuckle, Tn. and his wife, Katie Adeline "addie" Arnold
Richards. Frank died in the 1950's and Katie died in the
Researching line of Abraham HAYNES who married Lucy
REAVIS c1805-10 in Surry Co., NC. They and their families
migrated to Bedford Co Tn c1815-1820. Names associated with
them are: GLASCOCK, RUNNELS, DAWSON, HASTINGS, COOK, AND
REED. Any data welcome. Thank you.
Albert RYALL, Enoch H. RYALL (RYAL OR RIAL)
Looking for ANY info on TYER/TYRE. Lewis Lambeth TYRE b
1826 and John Ruffin TYRE b 1828 both in Bedford Co TN. Sons
of James TYRE and Nancy Lambeth. Other known sons: Shadrack
S., James (jr), Thomas L., Durant L., Cullen, Pleasant;
probable 5 more children names unknown. Please reply with
any clue no matter how small. Thank you.
Wish to connect with other WEAVER researchers. David and
Daniel in Bedford Co. 1830. Likely brothers to Peter WEAVER
of Pendleton Dist., SC & Hall Co. GA. Also Samuel Weaver
and a sister both m. Bollingers.
Researching the WILSON Family of Bedford CO.
I am trying to find information on Robert S. HARRISON who
was in Bedford County,Tennessee in the 1820's.He had a son
born in the 20's named Robert Amzi.
Thomas A MCADAMS, b Bedford Co ca 1856, son of Andrew J
McAdams and Hamish ?. Married Alice TAYLOR before 1885. Any
info on when and where marriage happened appreciated.
I am looking for any information on any of the Joseph
Harvey Cooper family, living in Bedford Co., TN about
1830-1860. Your help will be appreciated. Charles
I'm looking for information on Louisa Frances(GRAMMER)
GORDON b.Sept.1842 in Bedford Co. Tn. family moved to Texas
in 1855. She m. Archibald Johnson GORDON. Her mothers name
is Rosetta E.(KING) GRAMMER father unknown. Would appreciate
any information. Thank you!
I am trying to locate my father, Clarence Alvis TUCKER,
grandparents or any relation through Milton Price TUCKER or
Sarah LOVVORN. Any help would be appreciated.
I am still searching for my CATE/CATES ancesters in the
Shelbyville area. Wilson G. CATES was born 11 Mar 1811 in
the Shelbyville area, his father was Robert D. CATES may
have been born in SC or Shelbyville area in 1700's. Robert
D. CATES father was James F. CATE born VA or NC, may have
moved to Shelbyville area in mid 1700's. I am looking for
information on Wilson G. CATES parents and siblings.
HIGGS, MARTIN John HIGGS d. abt 1825 Bedford Co, TN. His
son Harrison MARTIN b. 1799 m. in TN to Mary MARTIN.
Harrison & Mary moved to IL. Looking for info on both
Am interested in the family of Thomas MCCALL and his two
wives. His first wife was Ann GILMORE and his second wife
was the widow, Frances CAHOON RUTLEDGE. Thomas was in Maury
Co., Tn. by 1810 and is later found in the records of
Bedford Co., Tn. until he migrated to Hardeman Co., Tn.
shortly before 1840, later migrating to Tippah Co., Ms.
Numerous children are proven, but am trying to determine if
James L. MCCALL who married Lydia WHITEHEAD(?) about 1830 is
Thomas' son. Also, is Sarah who married Robert A. DAWSON a
daughter of Thomas. Interested in other MCCALL families
connected to the above counties.
looking for information on Joel COOPER, son of Job
COOPER. Joel was born in Bedford County May 21, 1793.
looking for John Calhoun ANGLIN, born in Bedford Co.
12/23/1821, any ifo. would help. He resided in several
places but settled in Texas. married to Josephine Augusta
Lamb, three children, David Henry, Rebecca
Frances(Samuel-Baird), Margaret(Homeyer), and three other
daughters of which none lived past the age of three years.
This is all the info. I have, any help would be greatly
John Dennis, born 5 Sept 1819 died 27 Feb 1907 is buried
in the Pisgah cem. Laclede Co MO. His wife is Mary
Catherine. I have a family page for him, but do not know if
he is in my line or not. Obit said he was born in Bedford Co
Tenn and came to Mo. when he was a young boy. Cary Dennis
was his son, any info about him would be appreciated........
Ihave a lot of Dennis info, glad to share
Seek parents of ?Banton who married Robert Bruce in
Bedford co TN around 1800.
John ALLISON m Naomi GILLESPI and settled near his
father-in-law about 12 iles south of Franklin, Williamson
County, early 1800's. Brother was Kimbrough Allison, may
have stayed in Bedford County. Any information would be
greatly appreciated. firstname.lastname@example.org
Looking for John Thomas Harrison Need
parentage,antecedants,etc. Hewas born in Obion,Tenn.married
Mary Frances Statum in Bedford1866,moved to AL. about
1880,then to Garland Co.AR. about 1890. Hewas my great
grandfather and that's all the info. I have.
WILLIAMS, DIXON, WYNNE, WILLIAMSON Would like to share
and exchange information regarding John WILLIAMS Jr. born
about 1777, Caswell County, North Carolina and died after
1860, Bedford County, Tennessee. He married Susannah DIXON
born about 1782, Caswell County, North Carolina and died by
1840, Bedford County, Tennessee. She was daughter of Lt.
Col. Henry DIXON and Martha WYNNE. He was son of Nathaniel
WILLIAMS Jr. and Mary Ann WILLIAMSON. John Williams Jr.
second married Nancy _____ BRYAM (widow). Children of John
WILLIAMS Jr. and Susannah DIXON: 1. Louisa Williams
(1801-1851) married Robert J. GREER 2. Wynne D. WILLIAMS (ca
1804-) married Mary _______. 3. Robert D. WILLIAMS (ca
1808-) married Marjory _. 4. Lucy WILLIAMS (ca 1817-after
1870). 5. John Jefferson WILLIAMS (ca 1820-1864) married
Abeline HART. 6. Martha WILLIAMS (1821-1880) married John B.
RUBY. 7. Thomas J. WILLIAMS (ca 1822-) married Sarah J.
BAIN. 8. Joseph Mack WILLIAMS (1823-1905) married (1)
Unknown family lines: Harry MARTIN, died April 1945,
Normandy, Tennessee. Married to Eliza Wiseman. Any Martin
line information is welcome.
Looking for information about a Margaret Gibbs who
married a George Crunk in possible 1844,in possible Bedford
County.They had one son born in Tennessee William Crunk born
1845. Two children born in Arkansas John R. Crunk and Mary
Crunk. One child born in Missouri,James A. Crunk. Any
information would be helpful.