2003 Queries
James County Tennessee

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Ramone Sat Jan 4 18:38:13 2003
I am looking for a Raymond Daniel ADAMS of Chattanooga TN. He was with the armed forces in 1961 in England. He returned that year to take care of his father who had a heart condition. If anyone knows of the family ADAMS could they contact me at my email address ramone@igreen.net thanks


JoAnn Lowrey Long Thu Jan 23 22:45:46 2003
John MARSHALL, b 1795 Hawkins Co, TN, married to Margaret LEWELLYN, had a son John Murphy "JACK" MARSHALL on Mar 8, 1821. (Need siblings of "Jack") He married Malinda Houston WEAR of Sevier Co, TN. They both lived & died in Howardville, James Co, TN. He in March 1901, both buried Antioch Cem. She died Aug 1907. I have pictures of his son John Samuel MARSHALL & family before the old "homeplace" beside the railroad. I've seen the same house still standing, very rundown. This man's daughter Kate MARSHALL married Gene SMEDLEY, who's descendents still own the property. John Murphy's children: Lavater, Alexander, Jefferson Frank, Florence, William, (have picture of Andrew) Andrew & David (twins) & Mary Jane MARSHALL (married Wm Akin CRUM - both died in Howardville.she 1893/he 1916.)

Need info & pictures. will share my pictures for info. JARFL@comcast.net or JARFL2@aol.com


Dale Boyd Thu Jan 30 09:06:22 2003
I am looking for descendants of my great grandmother Margaret or Nancy EDMONDS b. about 1852 NC, from Flat creek, Weaverville area NC. Nancy live in TN. after she married. She had three children before she got married, Chrisley EDMONDS, Samuel Harrison EDMONDS and a daughter Sarah L. EDMONDS. Samuel Harrison EDMONDS is my grandfather. I am not sure what her married name was, I have heard it could be PIERCE, PARIS, PARRIS, PARRISH.
DALE BOYD - hiking89@bellsouth.net


Alice (MIKEL) COFFMA N Thu Feb 6 00:32:04 2003
Searching for any MIKEL or various spellings who are related to or know anyone who is related to the MIKEL families from Hamilton, Sequatchie, Bledsoe, or Marion County,Tn.and from Warrior, Alabama.

My line begins with James C. MICHAEL b 1820 in Tn. Names of children were Susannah, Franklin Marion, Joseph Sylvester, James Robert, John, William, Daws (Dee), and Richard. First wife was Rebecca DUFF, 2nd Priscilla (CROWE) MARTIN. I've been researching this family for about 3 years .Am willing to share any and everything I have.


Akim Curry Fri Feb 21 10:11:27 2003
I am looking for any relatives from TN, that may know Eldreige VARNELL or Evelyn VARNELL. They had three 2 girls and1 boy, that were given away to a friend named Evelyn JEMISON of Alabama. They were probably born between 1920-1940's. If you any information pleace contact. Also may have some connection to the CURRY family of Talladega, Alabama.


David Erby Fri Feb 28 05:46:39 2003
William l. FRAZIER lived in James County in 1880 and was listed as a fisherman. He was married to Millie with sons James A. and Edward A. with wife Mary, daughter of Marion ANDERSON and Polly BEARDEN. He had two daughters Rosa J. and Delitha. The 1900 census shows WIlliam M. with Edward living next door with wife Mary.
Any informatino on this family I would appreciate.


Michelle Mallory Arington Mon Mar 24 13:53:07 2003
My mother has been wanting to know something about her father. His name is Ben Henry WILLIAMS and he has a sister name Polly Ann. My mother was born 9-21-31 and her name is Marjorie Ruth WILLIAMS.


Douglas Jennette Sun Apr 6 17:42:25 2003
I am looking for anyone with these surnames. Thank you Doug Jennette


Jean Miller Tue May 6 13:34:05 2003
Am looking for ancestors/birth places for Henry SHARP (b. abt 1813 in Tennessee) and Mary Pauline CAVENDER (b. abt. 1810 in North Carolina), who are my gg-grandparents. Their children were: Prior (b.abt. 1835), Elizabeth (b. abt. 1838), David Henry (b. 28 Mar 1841, Lucinda (b. abt. 1843), Grenville (b. abt. 1846), and Sarah Ann (b. 1850). I think that all of the children were born in Ooltewah and lived there until the family moved to northeast Arkansas sometime between 1840 and 1850. I would appreciate any help in my search.


Rhonda Wed May 14 09:27:16 2003
I am searching for my grandmothers, grandmother. Her name is Alice EDMONDS (sp?) She married Alfred WILLIS. She had two known sisters, Nina (TEAGUE) and Mae (BARHAM). She may be of Cherokee Indian descent, perhaps full blooded Indian. It is unkown. Any information would be greatly appreciated.


Oliver Hardin Sun May 25 13:46:46 2003
Gilbert HARDIN on index of James co Tn listed as early pioneer around Salem location on new map?
Any info thanks Oliver Hardin - e-mail olsahardin77@aol.com


Charlotte H. Rackler Wed May 28 23:09:41 2003
I'm trying to find all the information on the ancestry of my grandpa James {Long: maybe his middle name, but may have been his mother Beaula's maiden name also.} LAMAR and my grandma Lillie Mae RUSSELL. James LAMAR was from Pulaski, Tennessee and Lillie Mae RUSSELL was from Birchwood, Tennessee.
They got married and lived in Chattanooga Tennessee til grandpa died on April 21, 1987, and grandma still lives there
Maybe someone has some information they might be able to share with be. Please feel free to e-mail me.
A permanent address where anyone can get in touch with Lillie Mae RUSSELL, who has any information on my grandpas ancestry would be: 2506 Orear Street, Chattanooga, TN 37406, {423} 698-8845 talk to Linda Solomon or Linda Ruth Hurst.


Ruby Ekey Mon Jun 16 16:36:40 2003
Looking for the marriage record for William Thomas DEAN and Martha Jane ?? sometime around 1875 in James County. Martha Jane later gave her address as Providence, James County, Tennessee. Thank you for your help.


Cheri Lawson Fri Jul 11 16:05:59 2003
Like to know more about the decendants of these two families.Charles Holland MOON and John LAWSON.


tempie knight Wed Aug 6 00:58:39 2003
As my name Tempie is very odd It was interesting to see that there is another Tempie KNIGHT


LeRoy Moore Wed Aug 20 10:00:35 2003
My greatgrandmother Lucy MOORE, maiden name was SWAFFORD died in 1873. I am trying to locate her place of death and cemetery. Her husband was George C. MOORE. They lived in James county at the time and maybe Georgetown in Hamilton County.


deborah turner Thu Oct 23 22:59:21 2003
I am interested in finding out any information about these people who were located in James County, TN. before the records were destroyed.


Barbara Dunn Mon Oct 27 14:07:21 2003
I am trying to find information on John WARD he married Martha GOODIN /GOODWIN in 1872 in Bradley County, TN. Their son John Henry WARD was born in MS abt. 1873-74. Thank You


Paula Ores Wed Nov 12 12:44:43 2003
I am looking for information on the family of Peter and Rebecca PARKISON / PARKERSON /PARKINSON. Their children where Arthur H ?, William M.C.,John, Elizabeth......both William and Elizabeth married BOYD's....they are listed on the 1850 and 1860 Hamilton county census......thanks for your time and attention....proclerk42@iwon.com


Kay Blanton Sat Nov 29 19:54:49 2003
I am searching for any descendants of Hiram and Lucinda DAVIS. I know they lived in or around Ooltewah in the 1870's. I am searching for their death dates and place of burial. I would like to correspond with any descendants and exchange information.


Lisa Trent Tue Dec 9 15:46:20 2003
Wanted to see if anyone had any info on a Evalana JAMES daughter to Isaac & Sarah (DRYMAN) JAMES.

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