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Warren County Tennessee Queries
November & December 1999



I am wondering about the name TRASILIN. I have an ancestor, Reuben Trasilin LYNN, born out of wedlock to Mariah ASHLEY. The name Trasilin doesn't follow through our family. Is this a name common to the Warren Co. Area? Any info appreciated. Thanks Barbara
Barbara Harris Hewitt
Submitted on Thu Dec 30 20:50:27 MST 1999


I am searching for any information on Williamson CARTER (born 12 Dec 1808 in Warren, TN), married to Anna P. SULLIVAN (born 18 Apr 1812 in McMinnville, Warren, TN). They were married in abt 1830 in McMinnville. Thanks for your help.
Ralph Singer
Submitted on Thu Dec 30 14:40:58 MST 1999


I finally have a scan of an old photo from the Lively Studios that I bought at an antique shop here in Ohio. It has a hand written note "Mrs D. S. England, widow." ( probably David Scott England ) I had promised a copy to those who requested it but due to a hard drive problem I lost many of the addresses of those who asked for a copy. Anyone who wants one please send me an e-mail. David
David C. Cummings
Submitted on Thu Dec 30 12:48:44 MST 1999


I am looking for information on a Elick EARLES or EARLS. I would like any information including a date of death and a burial location.
Eric Durham
Submitted on Thu Dec 30 08:08:03 MST 1999


Need info on Robert S. and Sarah Jane Ferrell Murphy who lived in Warren Co. in mid 1800's. Sons William Green Murphy b.1848, Isaac Newton Barney Murphy b.1850 and Others? Later moved to Cannon, DeKalb, Wilson Co.
Zendel Murphy
Submitted on Wed Dec 29 16:24:05 MST 1999


Looking for info on James Monroe CASH b. 1825 TN and is listed in the 1880 and 1900 census for Warren Co.(Dist. 13). A family member has relayed to me that he is living w/ his daughter Mary Magaline WEBB on the 1900 census(haven't yet confirmed). I would appreciate any info on James Monroe CASH and/or his daughter Mary Malaline WEBB(CASH), or suggestions as to where to start looking for biographical info on these individuals in dist. 13. Thank You, Sincerely, Christopher Cash
Christopher D. Cash
Submitted on Wed Dec 29 12:24:02 MST 1999


Looking for any information about William Lynn's parents and siblings. He was born in TN, probably Warren Co. abt. 1795 and died bef. 1850 in Viola TN., Warren Co.. Married Mariah Ashley bet. 1825-1826.
Barbara Harris Hewitt
Submitted on Tue Dec 28 20:23:28 MST 1999


Looking for info on descendants of Shadrack Green and Malesa Nunley. I am descended from their son Samuel. Please e-mail if you have anything on these folks. Thanks!
Jacki T.
Submitted on Mon Dec 27 22:48:37 MST 1999


Nancy Amanda LANE(b 10 Dec,1840)in Warren Co TN, and referred to as Amanda in 1850 Census, must have married before she was 20 years old as she was not listed with the family in 1860 Census. Are you looking for Amanda or Mandy Lane married between 1855 and 1860? If so, please check with us?
Ve Glenn Lane
Submitted on Sun Dec 26 18:10:46 MST 1999


LANE, J.J. Joseph (b 04 Mar, 1828)appeared in following census records 1830,'40,'50, but not in 1860 Census for Warren Co. Have traced 11 of 12 children of Dimeon and Jane Campbell Lane, but cannot find Joseph after 1850 Census. Are you looking for a Joseph Lane b in Warren Co TN in 1828? If so, please contact me. Ve Glenn Lane
Ve Glenn Lane
Submitted on Sun Dec 26 18:02:16 MST 1999


Looking for decendants or info about Henry S BRABBIN b abt 1812 SC that married Tempy BOWLING in Warren Co TN in 1863.
Sue Stepp
Submitted on Wed Dec 22 16:13:07 MST 1999


I am searching for information on John Christian born about 1845 in Spencer, Van Buren Co. He married Myra Martin who was born May 16, 1844 in Warren County. Their daughter, Eliza Jane Christian, is my greatgrandmother. I would like to know John's actual birthdate, his parents' names, and his siblings; also would like to know siblings of Eliza. Any help would be appreciated.
Judy Sager Richard
Submitted on Sat Dec 18 14:40:48 MST 1999


Find the family BESS.
gary bess
Submitted on Fri Dec 17 19:44:12 MST 1999


I am looking for info on jerry w. JENNINGS he lived on 118 old viola rd please e-mail me with info
Submitted on Thu Dec 16 21:22:05 MST 1999


Looking for the parents of John Wesley Johnson (t) b16 Sept 1836.The Philip Johnston that was on the 1850 census and 73 years old with Matilda his wife 63 years old, Anyone know these people? I have two pictures that could be them.
Fred R Johnson -- 315 Lee St, Paris, TN 38242-3417
Submitted on Fri Dec 10 23:56:36 EST 1999


Looking for info on my Great Uncle, Roy "Fee-eye" FISHER that moved from Smithville, Tn. to Warren Co. He was the son of James Thomas and Isabelle (Smith) Fisher. His wifes last name was Melton. I believe he moved to Warren Co. in the early l900's.
Janelle Fisher Williams -- 307 Robin Hill Lane, Duncanville, TX 75l37
Submitted on Tue Dec 7 10:59:24 EST 1999


Looking for any information on the Austin family. Trying to locate my family. Grandfather Willie (William) McKinley Austin born between 1890-1899. Thank you. looking for
Rev. Dennis Austin -- P.O. Box 2153, Salisbury, NC 28145
Submitted on Mon Dec 6 13:10:12 EST 1999


Is anyone there related to Riddley Thurman LANCE? If so, I would like to hear from you.
Rick Lance
Submitted on Mon Dec 6 09:34:33 EST 1999


James WEST was enumerated in Warren Co. on the 1830 census. On the same page are Anderson WEST and John WEST? James and Anderson WEST appear on the 1840 Cannon Co. census. Anyone researching WEST in Warren Co. pre-1850?
Dennis West
Submitted on Sun Dec 5 23:01:30 EST 1999


I am looking for anyone who has information regarding David R. Tassy who cam to Warren County, Tenn. as early as 1812 and maybe before. He possibly died in Warren County, Tenn. ca 1828. If anyone has any information about this family please E-mail me Rick Reed at Thanks
Rick Reed
Submitted on Sun Dec 5 20:42:45 EST 1999


I am looking for English Lafayette YATES born 26 Jan 1827 Warren county, also a record of who his parents were.
Submitted on Sun Dec 5 15:15:07 EST 1999


Researching John COLLINS family, in Warren Co., TN in 1820. In 1830 they were in Carroll Co., TN. Also John H. LETT Family in Warren Co. 1820. They were in Dickson, Co., TN in 1830. Also,Does anyone know who Collins River in Warren Co. was named for?
Michael Collins -- 2920 Bede Road, Memphis, TN, TN 38128
Submitted on Fri Dec 3 23:58:33 EST 1999


I have discovered three additional children of Samuel Green (b.1848, son of Sanford V. Green) and Martha C. Jaco (b.1847, dau. of Wiley Jaco. They are Emma b. Feb 1884, Frank b. Feb 1886 and Lola b. June 1887. Found in 1900 Soundex Texas, Kaufman County. EMail me if you want more info.
Mark Hicks -- 3302 Heatherbrook Dr, Haughton, LA 71037
Submitted on Fri Dec 3 20:03:56 EST 1999


I am looking for any information on Sam, Henry D. and Leander O. MARKHAM (MARCUM or MARKUM). Looking for information on who their parents were and their birth places. If anyone has any information please contact me.
Kellee Drummond -- P.O. Box 694, McAlester, OK 74502
Submitted on Fri Dec 3 13:40:51 EST 1999


Searching for Cherokee Roots. JESSIE CHEEK married to DELILAH WALTERS. Their son JOSEPH C. CHEEK was born in Alabama 4/28/1854. He married MARY ANN ROGERS born 6/28/1864 in Warren County, TN. We can trace the ROGERS side of the family, but can find no info on the CHEEK side which is Cherokee or the WALTERS side. MARY ANN ROGERS father was WILLIAM SILAS ROGERS born 8/15/1836 in Warren, Co., TN who married NANCY CROUCH of NC. WILLIAM SILAS ROGERS was the son of ENOCH ROGERS born 1/14/1806 in Warren County TN son of LEVI ROGERS born in NC, son of JOSIAH HILL ROGERS born in NC.
Marti Hatfield
Submitted on Tue Nov 30 10:44:38 EST 1999


Looking for information regarding David R.TASSY who is listed on the "1812 Tax list by Alexander Hill" in Warren County and was a witness to a land sale on the 8th of January 1814 between Benjamin Allen and Arthur WARREN in Warren County. On Nov. 13, 1814 David TASSY was on a muster roll of the 1st Regiment, Tennessee Militiain Warren County. I think David's middle name is Rogers. I would like to find out more about the family and a possible marriage of an Elizabeth TASSY to a Henry WARREN. Anyone that has information about the Tassy family please E-mail me Rick Reed at Thanks!
Rick Reed
Submitted on Mon Nov 29 23:06:20 EST 1999


Trying to determine birthdate/birthplace of my grandfather James Allan McCORMICK. Supposedly born March 1894. Married Lydia DODSON in 1916 in White County. He died March 1934 and is buried at Frasier Chapel. According to my grandmother his father was John McCORMICK who married Susie MEDLEY. Clayton, Eliza Jane, William, Flora, Arie, John, Ruthie and/or Leona were bro/sis. He supposedly was born in Van Buren or Warren County.
Al McCormick
Submitted on Sun Nov 28 22:31:00 EST 1999


William D. Officer, b. 1808 in TN. and Winfred W. Ledbetter, b. 1810. and Harvey C. Ledbetter, b. 18 Apr. 1816 in Warren Co, TN and Sarah H. McElhane, b28 Jul 1821, in White C., TN. Would appreciate any info.
Betty J. Foster
Submitted on Sun Nov 28 14:01:39 EST 1999


I am searching for any information on Richard M. SEAY who was born in Warren county in the 1850's. He had a step brother named Moses HENEGAR.
S.L. Seay
Submitted on Sat Nov 27 20:48:35 EST 1999


Looking for information on the Boyd family, and the Pepper Family. The Boyd family came from NC 1800's
Jim Boyd
Submitted on Sat Nov 27 07:31:46 EST 1999


I am searching for information on Andrew DAVIS, born 1756 in Waxhaw Settlement S.C. He also lived in Waxhaw Settlement SC, Iredell NC, Rutherford Co. TN, Bledsoe Co., TN and Warren Co., TN.
Cathy Juujarvi
Submitted on Fri Nov 26 13:33:46 EST 1999


Garland HESTER d.@1844 Smith Co TN is listed in the 1820 Warren Co TN census index. I am looking for help in obtaining this enumeration. Garland HESTER was the son of Francis 'Frank' HESTER d. 1813 Granville Co NC. Garland m. Charlotte PARKER 1799 Granville Co NC. Thank you for any help provided.
Sharon Tabor -- 25 St. Dunstans Cr, Asheville, NC 28803
Submitted on Thu Nov 25 17:03:05 EST 1999


Looking for any information on these three families with Warren County connections. Any information would be appreciated.
Bebe Ann Street Pierce
Submitted on Thu Nov 25 04:01:42 EST 1999


Looking for any Information on surnames CREELEY (CRELIA) WEBB, STIPES, MOONEYHAM, My GGGreat Grandfather was James Crelia CREELEY b.1775 (prob. son of Patrick Creeley) d.1860. He was married to Levicey WEBB b. 1809. Levicey is found in the 1950census of White County living next door to Thomas STIPES, Jr.
Rita Crelia
Submitted on Tue Nov 23 21:37:51 EST 1999


In the 1838 Warren Co. Tax list, Civil District 4; The two Goley's (Samuel, Thomas) were shown as land owners of 5000 acres each. I feel that these may be my forefathers. Is there anyway to check for census and etc?
CARL E. GOLA -- Route #2, Box 305, Blanchard, OK 73010
Submitted on Mon Nov 22 17:25:09 EST 1999


Looking for information on Sidney "Sid" WILLIAMS b. 1908 Madison Co., AL.; d. 1982 Warren Co., TN. He was the son of "S.S." Sidney Stanton WILLIAMS. Had a daughter named Doris & two sons: Jimmy & Ernest. Lived in McMinnville. He also had a sister, Rosetta (WILLIAMS) BENNETT HODGES that was also residing in McMinnville. She was (1) md to Frank BENNETT. Had two sons: Wilson Oliver & Leon BENNETT. Then she md a Mr. HODGES had a daughter & two sons: one named Clifford HODGES. I am the granddaughter of their brother, Willie Lee WILLIAMS, that went to Texas in the 1920's & was killed there in 1929.
Lisa Williams
Submitted on Sun Nov 21 08:04:40 EST 1999


CAMP- need information on Reuben Columbus CAMP. He died Feburary 1922
Tommy Fairbanks
Submitted on Sun Nov 21 00:55:38 EST 1999


I am looking for the family of Elizabeth and George S. Hale. They are brother and sister. who was there parents. Elizabeth ,married W M Morrison about 1788 1830. They were in Warren Co to later moving to Dade Co GA. Any info would be appreciated. now George S. Hale married Elizabeth Morrison Sister to Wm Morrison about 1791. They also were in Warren Co, later moved Dade Co. Any Help
Submitted on Thu Nov 18 20:06:24 EST 1999


Looking for information on JERUSHIA JORDAN,born McMinnville Dec. 27, 1874.Fathers name TOM JORDAN. Married ISAAC COLUMBUS ROBERTS, also born in McMinnville May 9, 1873. I do not know the date probably in 1890's.
Marie Moke
Submitted on Tue Nov 16 14:43:22 EST 1999


I am looking for any info regarding my Great Grandfather William H. Cash who married Florence Caroline Alexander. They are listed on the 1880 census(Dist. 13)for Warren Co. Tn. Does anyone know where this dist. is located? They were married Sept. 5, 1878 in Woodbury, Cannon Co., but lived next to William's father James Monroe Cash and wife Emilene in Warren Co. Dist. 13. They all came from Meigs Co. Tn in the 1870's and by 1881-2 William had moved with siblings to North Texas. Any reference to the Cash or Alexander family Ca. 1870-1880+ in Warren Co. would be greatly appreciated. It is also known that they were associated with the Church of Christ. Thank you in advance.
Christopher D. Cash -- 104 N. Vanessa, Pleasant Gap, PA 16823
Submitted on Sun Nov 14 11:35:01 EST 1999


My GGrandfather was John Wesley Martin b.1874 in Warren County. He married Margaret Joanna Reece(?) from Sumner Co. I am trying to find their parents. His father was known to grandkids as Cal (Calvin?) we think Cals wife was Kathy possibly Stoltz, Stultz, or Pickney. John worked for the N&A Railroad and his sister married a MacGregor or Magregor. Please Help! We know nothing else about this family.
Paula Ferron
Submitted on Sat Nov 13 20:19:18 EST 1999


Wilson H. PARTON was born in Warren County, TN 1833; fought in Civil War; died in Hamilton Co., TN. 1911. He married Mary A SMITH then Elizabeth SMITH in Hamilton Co. They had four daughters who married MILLWOOD, WILSON, WILSON, HORN. Does anyone have 1850 census who would search for Mr PARTON as a child? Thank you.
Freda Wilson -- 502 Sequoyah Rd., Soddy Daisy,, TN 37379
Submitted on Sat Nov 13 16:43:28 EST 1999


Wilson H. PARTON was born in Warren County, TN 1833; fought in civil war; died in Hamilton Co., TN. 1911. He married Mary A SMITH then Elizabeth SMITH in Hamilton Co. They had four daughters who married MILLWOOD, WILSON, WILSON, HORN. Does anyone have 1850 census who would search for Mr PARTON as a child? Thank you.
Freda Wilson -- 502 Sequoyah Rd., Soddy Daisy,, TN 37379
Submitted on Sat Nov 13 16:43:28 EST 1999


Looking for info on Gan JOHNS(T)ON b 1781 Mecklenburg Co NC m 1806 Wilson Co TN to Agnes (Nancy) BARNETT b 1784 TN. They lived in the McMinnville area in the 1810's before moving to Independence, Jackson Co, MO in 1822. Any info appreciated.
Lauri Manda
Submitted on Wed Nov 10 20:18:00 EST 1999


Frances Orlena SLATON married Henley Clay ROBINSON 1890's to 1900's Children Henley Robinson Jr.,Virginia Frances Robinson Born 7/2/06 in Warren, Co. Duffy Robinson, and Marilin Bobby Robinson.Frances Slaton had at least one sister Annie, and some brothers.
Kay Wolf
Submitted on Tue Nov 9 18:14:24 EST 1999


I am looking for any information on Joseph DIAL b.Nov.14,1827 in Tenn, probably Warren Co. He moved to Texas and married Nancy Jane by 1861. Believe parents were Shadrick and Nancy DIAL and that the family moved to Benton Co. Alabama sometime after 1827 and before 1840.
Jan Phillip Dial
Submitted on Sun Nov 7 15:58:05 EST 1999


I am researching a Noah Smith that is found in the Warren County Census of 1830. Any leads would be appreciated.
Deborah T. Parks
Submitted on Sat Nov 6 22:29:13 EST 1999


Looking for information on WESLEY REED (M.) SARAH CAMRON, Oct. 28, 1845, Van Buren, Co., TN. Settled in Hardin Co. IL. Before 1850.
Don Patton -- 5252 Kierstan Dr., Brighton, MI 48114
Submitted on Sat Nov 6 12:49:35 EST 1999


It was stated on the Civil War application/pension records that Jefferson L. SULLIVAN was born in Warren county in the time frame of 1830-1840. I am looking for any information to substantiate this. He is an older brother of my gggf, Thomas R. SULLIVAN. Any information would be appreciated. Barbara (Sullivan) Gentry, 4176 47th Ave. NE, Salem, OR 97305 e-mail
Barbara (Sullivan) Gentry -- 4176 47th Ave. NE, salem, OR 97305
Submitted on Thu Nov 4 21:19:42 EST 1999


Searching for James Frazier b.1784 and wife Mary Dowell born 1784, said to be from Warren Cty. Later moved to Madison Cty AR Were they Cherokee? Need Help. !! mary
Mary Morris
Submitted on Thu Nov 4 17:55:38 EST 1999


I am trying to find the marriage between David Brewer and Tobitha/Tabitha Steed. He is the son of Russell and Nancy Brewer, her the daughter of Moses and Rebecca Steed. The marriage would be prior to 1830 in Warren Co. or perhaps a neighboring county like Coffee. He has a sister Catherine who marries Moses Steed. Thanks for you help.
Mary Ann Carter -- 140 Hwy AP, Catawissa, MO 63015
Submitted on Mon Nov 1 11:06:17 EST 1999

[Editors note: Extant Warren Co marriage records start in 1852. Coffee county was erected in 1836.]


Searching for ancestors of Ruth Elizabeth FORD born <1804 in Warren County TN. Married Joel H. MIDDLETON in 1824 in Warren County. Joel was from Nashville, NC. This couple apparently moved on to Marion County IL where Ruth died in 1849 after giving birth to 8 children: Dicie, Mary Jane, Henry, Ruth, John, Joel Jr., George, and Josephus Middleton. Joel married again. Josephus was my great-great-grandfather.
Tom Williams -- 11920 Liverpool Lane, Moreno Valley, CA 92557
Submitted on Mon Nov 1 01:43:53 EST 1999

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