Looking for AVANT and FITE families in DeKalb Co. Tennessee.
Looking for more information on the descendants.
Sharon Minton Hill
Submitted on Sat Sep 30 21:39:35 MDT 2000
Dekalb County / looking for info on Colonel Caldwell born
1895/1896 who was married to Leona Rackley Colonel's
father was Henry Culwell born 1876 henry is listed in the 1900 1910
1920 census but not before that ... but listed
as being born in tn ... any info would be appreciated janine
Janine Leigh Goodson
Submitted on Fri Sep 29 23:07:14 MDT 2000
I am interested in info on the anscestors of Charles Hill,
1813-1879, one time sherrif of Dekalb Co., spouse
of Ethery Pafford, father of John T. Hill.
Submitted on Thu Sep 28 19:45:56 MDT 2000
I am still interested in the Wright, Griffith, Pickett
families of DeKalb & surrounding Counties. Notice
the E-mail change
Submitted on Thu Sep 21 18:55:06 MDT 2000
Looking for information on a Brice Parsley b abt 1810 that
married a Nancy Daniel b abt 1818. Brice Parsley
lived many years in DeKalb Co. Tn. The marriage, I believe, took place
arround 1838 in either Cannon Co. or DeKalb
Co.. Any information regarding both Brice Parsley and/or his wife Nancy
Daniel as to their parents, siblings, or
children will be greatly appreciated.
Bob Wilkinson -- 22854 US Hiway 331, Lapine, AL 36046
Submitted on Wed Sep 20 13:42:45 MDT 2000
I am looking for information about Mathew DEADMAN. Mathew
Deadman was born about 1833. His wife's name was Julia
F. and some of his children were Robert b.1866,Isabella
b.abt.1868,Victoria b.abt1869,Frances M.(male)b.abt1875,
abd William J. b. abt. 1877. They were on the 1870 and 1880 DeKalb co.
Census. I would like to know the names of
Mathew's parents. Thank you. -Kelly
Submitted on Wed Sep 20 10:16:04 MDT 2000
Can Anyone tell me who Annie L. FERRELL parents were?
Submitted on Tue Sep 19 23:51:27 MDT 2000
looking for any info on rinzo and martha anderson and their
son kelly anderson also known as ted born in dekalb
Submitted on Mon Sep 18 21:45:40 MDT 2000
Evans,murphey`s,Johnsons,Lyles,cookseys,need imformation on
any of these people from Dekalb ccounty. they are
James Potter -- 5724Grasshopper Road, BIRCHWWOD, TN 37308
Submitted on Sun Sep 17 18:57:04 MDT 2000
I am a descendent of James W. YOUNG (1788/1865)and Lucy Jane
CANTRELL (1786/1870). I am interested in corresponding
with individuals concerning information on the following individuals:
James W. YOUNG
Lucy Jane CANTRELL
Anna D JONES
Mary Suzeann DAVIS
and their related families. Thanks A Wilhite
Submitted on Sat Sep 16 23:18:00 MDT 2000
Searching for information on the ancestors/descendants of
Walter and Prudence (her last name unknown) BOTTS.
Walter and Prudence BOTTS were born around 1800 in NC, settled in
Dekalb Co., TN. Their eldest daughter, Nancy
A. BOTTS (b. 1830 in NC) married Isaac William "Ike" HUTCHINSON (b.
1/1828 in TN) in Dekalb Co., TN in
1852. The couple lived in Dekalb Co. most of their life and reared
their seven children there: Eliza Jane, Wm.
C., Chas. "Bud", Canzada "Can", John, Elzie, and Faithy HUTCHINSON. In
the 1900 census, "Ike"
was found living with one of his children in Sumner Co., TN. Any help
Submitted on Sat Sep 9 14:02:36 MDT 2000
I am looking for info on the Robert FORESTER and Richard
FORESTER families listed in the 1850 DeKalb Co, Dist.
4 census. Am interested in finding out if he is my gggrandfather. I
have info I will share if you are also researching
Suzanne Forester Stein
Submitted on Wed Sep 6 19:58:21 MDT 2000
Looking for Mary E. Allen born about 1834 and Susanna Allen
born about 1835. They were the children of John
Wesley Allen and Sarah Kettle. The rest of the family moved to Butler
County, KY between the 1850 and 1860 Census
but I believe Mary and Susanna to have already married in or around
DeKalb County and they stayed there. I need
marriage license and last names of husbands. Mary and Susannah's
siblings are: Andrew M., Sarah Jane, John Wesley
II, Rachel Louise, Josephine, Amanda E., Yance Malone, David and
Gilbert. They lived in the Alexandria, Tn area.
Barb Allen Coons
Submitted on Mon Sep 4 19:03:23 MDT 2000
I am looking for information on John t.ODOM and his wife,
sally CATHCART ODOM,Any information on the CATHCARTS
they were from smithville and dekalb county John t. ODOM is my great
grandfather, he was sherriff of the county
in the early 1890's.His son, earl kent ODOM was my grandfather. He
moved to cushing, oklahoma.
janice odom kinkade
Submitted on Sun Sep 3 18:05:28 MDT 2000
Looking for any information on Jacob NULL. He is in the Court
Book of 1813-15 for Dekalb County. By 1803 he
was in Sumner County where he married Elizabeth Graham. Am trying to
find parents and siblings.
Submitted on Wed Aug 30 16:35:34 MDT 2000
I am searching for info on my Great Grandfather-William
Jefferson Pinegar. He was born in 1819 to John PINEGAR
& his 1st wife Mary KERR. He served in the Civil War as a Union
soldier in Illinois (18th Infantry). He and
his family returned to DeKalb Co., TN in the 1870's. He died in 1896 in
Falls Creek. Does anyone know where he
Renee Sparkman-Cain -- 320 South 16th Street, Bessemer, AL 35020
Submitted on Wed Aug 30 13:55:21 MDT 2000
I am trying to find the parents of Charlotte Temple TAYLOR b.
1814 suppose to be in White Co.,Tn. md. William
BROWN b. 1811 TN. They are on the 1850 DeKalb county census. They moved
to Cheatham Co.,Tn. Charlotte had brothers
John and Cyrus. Sisters Jenny and Mary who md. Joseph Brown, brother of
William. May of been others. I would greatly
appreciate any help on this. Sandy Cooley
Submitted on Sun Aug 27 22:34:26 MDT 2000
Im searching for any info regarding John Louis Johnson B:Sept
1969 in Dekalb County. Any info about his father
Daniel Robert Johnson would also be appreciated.
Submitted on Sat Aug 26 13:06:19 MDT 2000
Information on William A Gilbert Married to Julia Stiles
11-14-1877 in Dekalb Co. Tn. Reseaching the Gilbert
Submitted on Sat Aug 26 12:03:41 MDT 2000
LOOKING FOR ANY INFORMATION ON FITE FAMILIES AND THEIR
CONNETIONS , INCLUDING PICTURES OF FAMILIES AND THEIR
DWELLINGS IN DELALB COUNTY, TENNESSEE AND SURROUNDING AREAS. MOST
INTERESTED IN ANYTHING ON JACOB CROSS FITE AN
HIS INLAWS. THANKS WILLIAM FITE SIDNEY4368@MSN.COM
WILLIAM VANCE FITE -- 3901 HWY 111, GRANITE CITY, IL 62040
Submitted on Wed Aug 23 10:03:39 MDT 2000
THOMAS FRANKLIN DRIVER b. 1865 in Temperance Hall, TEnn. He
married NORA FRANCES ASKEW Jan. 4, 1896 in DeKalb
Co. Tenn. Her father was RANCE HELLUM ASKEW. Her mother was ANTNETT
(JONES)ASKEW. TOM and NORA are my grandparents.
I would like more information on the ASKEWS. TOM DRIVER taught
school--moved to Texas in 1900. NORA had a sister
LAURA ASKEW FOUTS m. GEORGE FOUTS.
Rose Driver Crenshaw
Submitted on Mon Aug 21 21:56:07 MDT 2000
SARAH BUTLER m. DANIEL DRIVER in 1851 in DeKalb county. I
would especially like to find out about SARAH BUTLERS
family. They are my great grandparents. DANIEL fought in the Civil War.
He fought in the battle of Chickamauga.He
carried mail from Hickman to Tubbsville. He was born in 1832--SARAH
born in 1833.
Rose Driver Crenshaw
Submitted on Mon Aug 21 21:42:28 MDT 2000
Need info on James Levander SYKES in DeKalb Co, abt 1854. Or
any SYKES, some Missionary Baptist Preachers
Sandra DeHart -- 806 1/2 S. Pottenger ave., Shawnee, OK 74801
Submitted on Mon Aug 21 13:34:09 MDT 2000
i am looking for info on John H. Pinegar who was married to CL
Turner also looking for a Colonel Caldwell who
was married to Leona Rackley and also looking for info on a Eugene
Summers who married a Isaac Caldwell
Janine Leigh Goodson
Submitted on Fri Aug 18 21:53:52 MDT 2000
Looking for any information on William GRACEY/GRACY who died
in Tennessee in 1827 or 1827. He was an immigrant
from Ireland and arrived in the states with several children, Hugh,
John, Mary, and James but there may have been
others. I do not know who his first wife was but his second wife was
Susannah (Unk) widow of David H. Mayborn.
Would appreciate any information on William and his family. Thanking
you in advance.
Submitted on Fri Aug 18 16:30:54 MDT 2000
I am searching for any info. on Jesse Green that was born in
SC. in 1818 and later moved to TN. He married Sarah
Bain. my info. said they raised most of their children in Smithville,
Dekalb Co. I am interested in who Jesse's
Parents are. His mother's first name is believed to be Frances and his
siblings are believed to be Mary "Polly"Green
and Frances Green and a infant Green. I would appreciate any
Submitted on Fri Aug 18 15:26:35 MDT 2000
I am trying to find some information on the Reed family of
Dekalb county. John I Reed born 1879, died 1965,
married Maude E. Ray born1888, died 1985 , also Alex M. Reed born 1881
died 1961 , all buriedin Putnam county.
They also had siblings Shield and Herb and Mollyand May. This family at
one time lived around Lancaster. CarlesMorgan
Submitted on Wed Aug 16 18:00:06 MDT 2000
I am looking for information on William Wingate TRUITT and his
wife Tabitha. I have that William Wingate was
born about 1765 in Maryland (probably Worcester Co.), married Tabitha
about 1790 in Worcester Co., MD, and died
in 1815 in Liberty, Smith Co., TN. Tabitha was born in 1769 in S.
Carolina and died after 1843 in DeKalb Co., TN.
Their son, John Wingate, married Elizabeth J. Robinson from Smith Co.,
TN, 19 Dec. 1825, probably in Smith/DeKalb
Co, and moved away about 1836, eventially arriving in Titus Co., TX.
What I would especially like to know is when
William Wingate and Tabitha died and where they are buried. I have
found where some Truitts belonged to Salem Baptist
Church in Liberty; I don't know if "my" family did. If anyone has any
kind of information about them
please let me know.
Submitted on Sun Aug 13 23:29:17 MDT 2000
SEEKING TO FIND DECENDENTS OF CHARLES SMITH, SR AND HIS WIFE,
ISABELL (HARGETT) SMITH THAT LIVED IN THE DEKALB
AREA. THEY WERE MARRIED DEC 14, 1847. HIS FIRST WIFE WAS JANE LOVE.
WILLING TO SHARE WHAT INFO I HAVE GATHERED.
JANELLE FISHER WILLIAMS
Submitted on Sat Aug 12 19:29:03 MDT 2000
DeKalb Co.I am looking for the parents of SARAH MCMANUS who
married TILMAN ADCOCK in Oct. 1854 in DeKalb Co.
Tenn. They were the parents of my great-grandmother FLORENCE ADCOCK who
married L.R.MARTIN. Any information would
Marvelyn Deatherage -- 4810 CR 410 , Hawley, TX 79525
Submitted on Sat Aug 12 18:23:37 MDT 2000
DeKalb County- Looking for any pictures that the family of
J0HN MARTIN might have of he and his wife KATE CANTRELL
MARTIN. He was born in 1764 and died in DeKalb Co. in 1873 and is
buried in the MARTIN CEMETERY. There is a lot
of information that I have found of him in DeKalb and would love to be
able to find a picture of him. He is my
grandfather back 5 generations. Any help would be appreciated.
Marvelyn Deatherage -- 4810 CR 410 , Hawley, TX 79525
Submitted on Sat Aug 12 18:15:29 MDT 2000
I am searching for descendants of the HOLLY Family who lived
in DeKalb Co.Tn. and Dickson Co.Tn. abt. 1850/60.
Neter C. Holly, Sophia, Rebecca, Rosetta, Robert and Rebecca are some
of the names. This was a large extended family.
In Dickson Co., I am particularly interested in E.D. Holly, whose
children were Mary, Arrena, Willis, John, Margaret
J. Any link, please contact.
Submitted on Sat Aug 12 09:46:39 MDT 2000
Seeking marriage date for John Dow OWEN and Jessie Irene
JONES. Jessie Irene Jones born about 1924 in Smithville
TN, died Madison Co, AL 29 March 1980.Please email me privately
Lillian H Herrin
Submitted on Wed Aug 9 14:54:31 MDT 2000
I'm searching for the family of my gggrandfather, George
Washington Cantrell, born Sept. 6, 1833, possibly in
DeKalb County. He was orphaned as a young boy and moved to Benton
County, TN. He had brothers and 2 sisters with
whom he gradually lost contact. I have much information on his
Submitted on Wed Aug 9 09:36:52 MDT 2000
Searching for info on Henrietta Inez SEAWELL b. 20 May 1857 in
Smithville, Dekalb Co., TN, m. Elza Jerome QUALLS
b. 1 Jan 1847 in Warren Co., TN. E.J.'s parents David and Nancy QUALLS.
Henrietta's parents Henry David SEAWELL
and Nancy Ann Rebecca DONNELL. Any info on any of these individuals or
their families would be appreciated!!!
Mark Wright -- 3823 Red Bluff #20, Pasadena, TX 77503
Submitted on Mon Aug 7 19:50:24 MDT 2000
I am searching for information on my grandfather Harvey Lee
Scurlock, also known as H.L. or Lee. I know he was
born Dec. 5, 1902 in Dekalb Cty., and died July 31, 1988 in Macon Cty
where he was burried. What I don't know anything
about is his parents except fot their names: Samuel Scurlock and
Emaline Johnson Scurlock. Any information would
be greatly appreciated. Thank you!
Kristie Turner Johnson
Submitted on Sun Aug 6 13:08:32 MDT 2000
Have posted before concerning my grandfather James Hubert
WOODSIDE. He was born in DeKalb Co. but moved to Nashvlle
TN abt. 1888. His father was James Knox WOODSIDE and I believe his
mother was Charity Elizabeth ALLEN. Really need
help on the WOODSIDES and possibly ALLENS.
Betty Woodside Kelley -- 739 Scoutview Rd., Ashland Ctiy, TN 37015
Submitted on Fri Aug 4 09:43:12 MDT 2000
Trying to find the connection of Mary DAVIS VANDAGRIFF,wife of
Allen VANDAGRIFF,to Rhoda DAVIS, Logan DAVIS;
Elizabeth DUKE,to Olivia GOGGIN DUKE, Thomas GOGGIN,
Charley(Charles)DUKE. Wondering if Mary DAVIS VANDAGRIFF and
Rhoda DAVIS were sisters/sisters-in-law? I believe Logan was the son of
Rhoda. He married Elizabeth DUKE possibly
daughter of Olivia GOGGIN DUKE and Charley DUKE. Olivia's first husband
is believed to be Thomas Goggin - they
had two children: John J and William. All of this was to have taken
place in DeKalb County Tn. Any help will be
Bobbie Elrod Davis -- 18221 S. Lake Region Rd, Hulbert, OK 74441
Submitted on Wed Aug 2 19:03:13 MDT 2000
An update on my previous query for information about Henry
Turneyburied in Dekalb County. Birth was 1745 in
Va. Died Oct.1843 inDekalb Co. Married to Elizabeth (no last name
found). Son Jacob B.Turney b.1771 (possibly Dekalb
Co.), married to Nancy Gilliam(daughter of John Gilliam & (?)
Submitted on Wed Aug 2 09:04:59 MDT 2000
I am looking for information on Marzie Ellen HILL (1856-1939)
who married Benjamin Franklin JOHNSON (1855-1926).
Marzie is the daughter of William Berry HILL (Abt 1826-1881) and
Elizabeth TWIFORD (Abt 1834) . Any help on the
HILL or TWIFORD families would be greatly appreciated.
My Home Page
Submitted on Tue Aug 1 20:12:23 MDT 2000
Looking for info about ggggggrandfather Henry TURNEY
(b.ca.1785),died Dekalb Co. in 1843. Had a son, Jacob B.
Turney (b.ca.1807)possibly Dekalb County.
Jerry Platz -- #206 9925 83 Ave., Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, AL T6E 2B9
Submitted on Mon Jul 31 13:54:29 MDT 2000
Need any information on above name. Born 1-27-1804.
Submitted on Sun Jul 30 16:38:39 MDT 2000
Need any information on above name. He was born 11-23 1852.
Submitted on Sun Jul 30 16:35:36 MDT 2000
Hello- I am looking for information on a William G. MOREFIELD.
I believe he was born Abt.1852 there in DeKalb
County. He was married to Artelia Hunt in Illinois 1874. Any MOREFIELD
info would be so very helpful. Thank you
for veiwing this query... Aimee
Submitted on Wed Jul 26 18:30:22 MDT 2000
Searching for any info. on Julia HALL born approx. 1877 known
siblings were a sister Tympie HALL and bro. John
HALL. The HALL family was from the Temporance Hall area. Julia Married
John BENNETT and had the following children:
Henry, Lorenzy, Buck, Bill, Nelly, Belle, West, and Becky BENNETT.Julia
is burried in Gordonsville Any info appreciated!!
Beth Prater -- 3048 Runabout Drive, Nashville, TN 37217
Submitted on Wed Jul 26 20:55:47 MDT 2000
Hi, Looking for information on James Monroe Thornbury b. 1821
Bledsoe Co., TN. d, 1893 Texas, married Mary Ann
Johnson b. 1833 DeKalb Co., TN. d, 1892 Texas. They married 1852 DeKalb
Co., TN. Can anyone help me with this family?
Submitted on Wed Jul 26 20:55:09 MDT 2000
Looking for information on Thomas Jefferson Smith's burial
sight. He was born in 1806 and lived in the Silver
Point area which became Putnam County. He married Matilda Puckett who
was the daughter of John Puckett, a Rev soldier.
John Puckett's grave was moved to Mt. Holly cemetery when Center Hill
Lake was built. Perhaps Thomas's grave was
covered by the waters. Does anyone know?
Submitted on Tue Jul 25 13:33:04 MDT 2000
I am looking for Wm BENNETT in DeKalb Co. from 1830 to 1840.
Any info will be greatly appreciated. I have hit
a wall and can go no further.Thank You.
Submitted on Thu Jul 20 08:36:49 MDT 2000
Starting research on a fued between several families with the
above mentioned surnames. Any help would be appreciated.
Submitted on Sat Jul 15 14:25:07 MDT 2000
I am searching for the family of Tom WRIGHT and Vera McDONALD
who were known to live in Dekalb County, TN. They
had son, John Franklin WRIGHT who married Ada SUMMERS, 1901 in Dekalb
Co. John and Ada WRIGHT had son, John F.
WRIGHT born 1910, Dekalb Co. He said he was born in a place called Pot
Leg. Has anyone else ever heard of Pot Leg
or the WRIGHT family from there? Also, Have you heard of John Martin
SUMMERS who married Dorenda Ann ROBINSON in
Dekalb Co.? They were the parents of Ada SUMMERS.
Juanita Wright -- 62 Carolyn Lane, Rossville, GA 30741
Submitted on Sat Jul 15 04:54:37 MDT 2000
Looking for info. in DeKalb Co.,TN about Samuel
Brent,m.Bershaby, had children, Mary A., b.1834, James, b. 1826,
Amanda, b. 1836, Thomas, b. 1839, William,b. 1840. When did Samuel
Brent die? Need Mary's death date. Thanks, Loretta
Submitted on Fri Jul 14 15:14:27 MDT 2000
Searching for Reddick DRIVER. Have been told that he came to
Dekalb county from North Carolina. Died 1863(?)
in Dekalb. Wife Polly __. I haven't been able to document this
individual. If anyone has any information about
him or his children I'd appreciate the help.
Sherri Driver -- 7969 Akersville Rd., Lafayette, TN 37083
Submitted on Tue Jul 11 06:44:52 MDT 2000
I would like any info on Joseph L.Upchurch, who died in Dekalb
Co. Sept. 1850. He was born in North Carolina
5 Dec 1775, I desperately need his father. Joseph was married to Martha
Patsy Bradley. I have seven children.
John Upchurch -- 8390 Rain Bow Dr., Show Low, AZ 85901
Submitted on Sat Jul 8 14:59:37 MDT 2000
Looking for information on the following family that was on
the 1870 census of DeKalb Co., TN. Who was Eli's
parents? 1870 census, DeKalb Co., TN, Falling Water PO, Dist. 14, house
# 23-23 Eli J. Wright, 44, M, W, farmer,
$300, TN; Lucinda Wright, 37, F, W, keeping house, TN; Bartlett M.
Wright, 16, M, W, farm work, TN; James B. Wright,
14, M, W, farm work, TN; Jackson T. Wright, 13, M, W, TN; Sarah J.
Wright, 11, F, W, TN; William C. Wright, 9,
M, W, TN; John L. Wright, 7, M, W, TN.
Submitted on Sat Jul 8 08:12:52 MDT 2000
I am looking for William Riley Vanover who was living in Smith
and DeKalb Co., Tenn. in the 1840's when his
sons Henry, Amos, Lewis, Manson and Thomas Jefferosn Vanover were born.
He late moved to Daviess Co., Ky and married
David G. Moore -- 1319 McCausland, Apt. 1S., St. Louis, MO 63117
Submitted on Fri Jul 7 12:37:29 MDT 2000
Hello, I am looking for information on the surrounding family
of, Tom and Mary ALLEN STARK. They had one daughter,
Nonie STARK GRUBBS. These families are from DeKalb Cty. and we are most
anxious to find descendants. Mary Grubbs
Cope is 88 yrs. young, and has decided to take up genealogy !! Can you
help her ? Thanks in advance. Cece Cope
Submitted on Fri Jul 7 00:18:14 MDT 2000
I am looking for information on George CROOK II, born before
1800. Supposedly he married Sally ETHERIDGE and
they had a son, John CROOK. Does anyone know who John CROOK married? I
have records showing that hia wife was Nella
(maiden name unknown).
Submitted on Thu Jul 6 15:08:03 MDT 2000
Hi, I am looking for information on my grandfather,his parents
& siblings. Alex S. Hill b. abt June 1879,his
father is listed as Isaac HILL. 1898 my grandfather was in Dekalb,Co
(Temperance Hall),he would have been abt 19.i
have hit a brick wall looking for this family.no name on my
grandfathers mother or siblings.your help is appreciated.please
e-mail me direct.Diana
Submitted on Wed Jul 5 15:19:59 MDT 2000
James Knox WOODSIDE, wife's name unknw. Children were James,
John, Robert, Shield, Callie and Hattie. Believe
James Knox WOODSIDE was b.in DeKalb County. James "Jim" WOODSIDE was my
grandfather and lived in Nashville.
His children were Grace,John,James,twins Joseph and Robert,
Mary,Martha,and Margaret. Any help will be appreciated.
Betty Woodside Kelley -- 739 Scoutview Rd., Ashland City, TN 37015
Submitted on Wed Jul 5 11:15:46 MDT 2000
Looking for info. on James Hubert WOODSIDE, believe his father
name to be John Knox WOODSIDE. Siblings John,
Robert,Hattie,Callie, and Schiel(?). Probably of Dowelltown or Liberty
Betty Woodside Kelley -- 739 Scoutview Rd., Ashland City, TN 37015
Submitted on Sat Jul 1 19:16:33 MDT 2000
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