2000 James County Tennessee Queries

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Sequoyah Conley Sat Jan 8 18:14:06 2000
Looking for relatives of DAVIS , CONLEY , MURPHY,REED of eastern TN area of Harrison, Snow Hill.


B. Reynolds Sat Jan 15 18:42:11 2000
Any and all information on Reynolds in James County. Joseph REYNOLDS Died in Birchwood, James County, TN. on Jan. 27, 1905. I am trying to locate some type of death record or cementary record. Also, looking for information about births in James County, 1884-1897.


James R. Blanks Mon Jan 24 09:58:35 2000
Desire contact with descendants/researchers on the families of James Clift ALLEN Sr. (ca 1809-aft 1870) and his wife Elizabeth GOTCHER (ca 1822-aft 1870). This family was listed in 1850, 1860, and 1870 census of Hamilton Co TN. What happened to their children. The oldest child was James Clift Allen Jr. (1847-1920) who married Minerva Jane ELDER (1847-1934) in 1866 in Hamilton Co TN. James and Minerva were in Hamilton Co TN in 1870, in James Co TN in 1880, and moved to Bradley Co TN about 1896. Minerva Jane Elder was daughter of Robert S. Elder (1812-1868) and Matilda J. Oldham (ca 1828-aft 1870)


Sylvia Kralik Tue Jan 25 10:12:51 2000
THOMAS L GASTON b: March 08,1845 Monroe Co.Tn d: Feb. 27,1910 Cleveland,Bradley Co.Tenn. Buried Bethel Cemetery
+#1Nancy(Nannie)Elizabeth MAYFIELD b: Jan 25,1849 Polk Co.Tenn d: March 07,1892 Hill City,Tenn. Buried Old Sivley Cemetery 6 mies N.of Chattanooga. Father: Isaac Hill MAYFIELD(Sr) Mother: Mary M HILDEBRAND.
(15children) *Last 5 children by wife #2Anna Carter?**
Does anyone know this family and their children? Also trying to verify the name of the second wife and the last 5 children.
Any info will be greatly appreciated. Thank you for your time. sylvia@cottagesoft.com


Pat Koehler Wed Feb 2 20:34:41 2000
Looking for information on the William Hall family found in the 1880 James County Census.
William age 52
Hariet E. age 40
Margarett E. age 17
Sarah E. age 15
Malinda P. age 12
Averilla age 10
Mary age 8.
Thanks for any help


Mark Bell Thu Feb 17 22:43:36 2000
Looking for information on my great-grandparents. Dorretta McClehan supposedly born in James County, 13 Sept 1873. Newton Jasper Bowman, 2 Feb 1862 from Marion County and they lived in Graysville. Appreciate any help.


cindy Sat Feb 26 18:26:34 2000
Looking for birth, marriage,death, or census records these names: William FORD, Amy Jane COLLINS, Mary Jane Amanda FORD, and William PAIRETT (alt spellings PARRETT, PARROTT)


Estalee Smith Sun Mar 19 09:41:17 2000
I am looking for ties to my gggrandfather Levi KEELING who is in Bradley Co on the 1840 Census married to Mary Ann McHENRY. I am trying to place him with his parents, brother or sister. Anyone connected to my line of KEELING.


Jim Holcomb Wed Apr 19 20:00:20 2000
Would like to correspond with anyone working on or descended from the BURNS, TALLEY, VARNELL & PRIDDY families that live and lived in Hamilton & James Counties, especially those in Ooltewah, Tyner, Harrison, Georgetown.


Marlene Georgiou Mon May 8 07:29:40 2000
Looking for info on surnames COOLEY, ELDRIDGE and FORD. Found some on Family Tree, but can no longer find it. Names were: Elizabeth Eldridge COOLEY & Elisha (Elichia) COOLEY; child: Isabella COOLEY. Elizabeth & Elisha buried at Jackfields Cemetery in James County at old ELDRIDGE farm, buried as Bettie and Elichia COOLEY in 1886 and 1888. Really interested in Isabella as I think she may be the great great great aunt I'm looking for. The FORDs from that list would be John and Callie FORD. Thanks to anyone who has any info. Please contact me.


Linda Wolfe Thu May 18 22:11:47 2000
I am looking for information on my relatives, Isaac or Jeremiah or George W WOLF. They came from Bradley County. I know Isaac owned a grocery store. Jeremiah and George were in the 4th Cav. Thank you for your help. God bless. Linda WOLFE


Fay C. Leonard Sat May 27 18:18:50 2000
Researcing 2 GLOVER families that are listed in the 1880 James County Census. They are (1) Delana GLOVER m Kizzieh M. (Cannon)with children Rebecca; Sarah; Benjamin F; James M.; and Mary J.
(2) Napoleon B GLOVER m Catherine___. Children are William L; John A; Hiram D; Octava; Daniel J; Eli; Charles C; Jackson L. I will appreciate any dates of marriages, deaths; children etc on these families.
Thanks very much! Fay C. Leonard


Betty Cardwell McKenney Thu Jun 8 19:37:27 2000
Looking for info on ggrandfather Henry Joseph REED,1860. father of Walter Byrd REED,1883. They were listed on the 1900 James County Census. They are someway related to Henry Joseph BROCK of VA.
Thank, thanks Betty


Sheila Massengale Thu Jun 15 04:17:49 2000
James STAFFORD is my grandmothers father, he is buried at Apison Cemt. He died when my grandmother was young. All I know about him is that he was killed in a mine. I don't know if this was a coal mine or what.
But any information would be greatly appreciated. Thanks Sheila


Jerry Stephens Sat Jul 8 16:09:47 2000
I would like any information on an Andrew STEPHENS that was married to a Catharine STRINGER they had the follwing children: Elizabeth STEPHENS William Kendrick STEPHENS James Alexander STEPHENS John STEPHENS More information can be found at my website Joseph C. STEPHENS Isaac Daniel STEPHENS Abigail STEPHENS Harley STEPHENS


Sue Lynn Sat Sep 2 11:17:12 2000
Am seeking information or descendants of William G. & Mary POWELL HILL, who were married in Rhea Co., TN, in 1896. They were on 1900 Bradley Co. Census, James Co in 1910, & Polk Co. in 1920. They may have moved on east closer to Knoxville area. There children were: Lula(Margaret?), Nora M.(Nola?), Nellie E., Vina d., Bertha L., William O., Leatha M., and Richard A. William was son of James & Ellen HILL, Mary's parents were Abraham W. & Harriet Margaret POWELL. Both families were in Rhea Co. on 1880 census. Would appreciate any leads.


Melanie Sun Sep 3 17:54:50 2000
I am searching for info on Joel CRANFIELD, married to Eliza ROLAND. Have info that they are buried somewhere in James County. Also need info on their son Joe CRANFIELD who married Susie CLAYTON. Can't find anything on her. Anything would help. thanks..


LeRoy Moore Mon Sep 4 14:10:43 2000
Trying to find out about my greatgrandfather Georce C. MOORE born about 1825 in NC. Came to TN around 1850. Married Lucy SWAFFORD around 1858.Had the folg children: Thomas, Nancy, Millie, George, and Martha. Listed in the 1880 census James county dist 9 sheet 32. Lucy died between 1870 and 1880. Anyone please help.


Scott Guthrie Fri Sep 22 19:16:56 2000
I am searching for any information as to the burial sight of Major Lawson GUTHRIE of the 43rd Tennessee Inf. (CSA) who was also a Mexican War hero from Hamilton County.He was married to Narcissa SMITH and owned a ood deal of land in the Old James County near Bartlebough.Family records indicate his burial as the Smith Family Cemetery on the old SMITH farm.Where is this? Was it moved when Chickamauga lake was built?If so,where to? He left no direct descendants,the couple being childless but the Sons of Confederate Veterans wishes to remark his grave.Any clues would be helpful.


Bobby L. Newport Fri Sep 29 13:24:18 2000
Looking for info on James Anderson LEMONS (by any spelling) b. 1868 POB UNK, d. 1943 in Hamilton County, Tn. m. Arleva L. JAMES 1897 in Hamilton County. Arleva b. 1880 d. 1953 in Hamilton County, Tn. Trying to connect him to his Father Arch LEMONS (by any spelling) dates UNk. Thanks:-) Bob


Marilyn Sun Oct 1 10:46:35 2000
Am trying to locate information on Isaac STOVER, Jeremiah STOVER and families in Old James County. Was told they moved from Marion county to Ocoee to buy land in the 1830's. Ocoee was supposed to be Old James county. This would have been during the Cherokee removal time. Also looking for information on Stover cemetary in James county Tenn....Jeremiah and wife Lucy Ann are supposededly buried there.


Joyce Buffat Sat Oct 28 09:17:46 2000
Looking for any information on Ursula (Rose) GEIGER and Ira B. McCOLLISTER married October 3, 1893 in the Ooltewah Methodist Episcopal Church.
Thanks for your help


JOHN CARL WATTS Sun Dec 17 12:01:57 2000
I am looking for any information about the families of my great grandfather, Jackson Calhoun HEATON, and my grandparents, William Oscar WATTS and Maggie (HEATON) WATTS.


Ted Phillips Wed Dec 20 12:27:47 2000
Looking for information on Abraham PHILLIPS junior and senior also brothers George and William in Hamilton Co District 13 in 1860 became James County in 1871.

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