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Warren County Tennessee Queries
April 1997


Janice Price Sun Apr 27 11:36:41 1997
ELAM-Searching for parents of James H.ELAM b.c1800 KY (prob. Warren Co.KY). He was in Bedford Co.TN by 1812 then lived Warren Co. TN until died in 1871. Also would like info on his children. Wife of James H.ELAM was Elizabeth (LANCE?), b.c1800 SC, need to know for sure if she was a LANCE. Will exchange information.

Tom Arnold Mon Apr 28 20:21:29 1997
Info on DUBOIS/DUBOISE/DUBOICE needed. Mary Duboice married Thomas Hill in Franklin County 7/24/1838. She had sister Amanda. Looking for father. There is Elias Duboise in 1830 Warren County, also Anerrence same county and year. A Stephen Duboys Franklin County 1830. Both Amanda and Mary show up in 1840 Jackson County Alabama census (mary had divroced husband by that time. Elias Duboise also shows up Jackson County but don't believe he is father. Can anyone help?

Randall Fields Sat Apr 26 22:42:06 1997
I am looking for information on an Ezekiel Isbell believed to be from Warren County, TN. Also believed to be the son oF Zachariah Isbell. Ezekiel was born around 1804, married Francis ?? and moved to Alabama. He was listed in Jackson County, AL census in 1830 and 1840 and in Shelby County, AL census from 1850 on. Would like information on his birth, marriage, parents names, etc.

Jean Owesn Fri Apr 25 17:36:29 1997
ADDRESS CHANGE NEW ADDRESS OLD ADDRESS researching Magness,Cantrell,Sellars, Cathcart.

Mary Salisbury Thu Apr 24 13:59:28 1997
Researching parents of John COOKSEY who lived in Warren County, TN ca 1815-1825. The 1850 Johnson County, AR census said he was born ca 1788 in SC. He married Jemima BURGESS bef 1816. Jemima was b ca 1788 in Pittsylvania County, VA, daughter of Thomas & Elizabeth BURGESS. Thomas Burgess was a Baptist Minister who preached in Pittsylvania County, VA, Spartanburg District, SC & was instrumental in establishing the Baptist Church in Warren County, TN. Thomas d ca 1829 in Warren County. His ch had moved to Hickman County, KY & John Cooksey recorded his power of attorney from the Burgess ch in Warren County, TN & Hickman County, KY & signed their names with his to deed to sell Burgess land. Any clues you may have pertaining to the parents of John Cooksey will be greatly appreciated. Will gladly share Burgess & Cooksey data with anyone interested. Please respond to

GAIL BICE Mon Apr 21 20:53:07 1997
James Lafayette ROBERTS born about 1830 Tennessee. Migrated to Bollinger County, Missouri. Married Susan PEED about 1858. Susan daughter of Martin PEED and Mary Polly ROBERTS PEED. James and Susan PEED ROBERTS parents of at least eight children maybe as many as ten. Eight lived to become adults. Caswell born about 1859, Carlee born 21 May 1861 both said to have been born in Tennessee. Flroence born 24 October 1865, Ozella born April 1871, James Henry born 8 November 1867, Alice born 19 September 1868, Ashby Columbus 15 August 1875 and Ada 29 March 1881. Family said to have moved back and forth between Tennessee and Missouri. James and Susan PEED ROBERTS said to have been cousins. Believe James ROBERTS related to Warren County Reuben ROBERTS line. Possibly related to SWINDELL and ELLIS families that also went to Bollinger County, Missouri from Warren County, Tennessee. James and Susan left Bollinger County for Texas. James died along the way and is buried in Webster County, Missouri. Son Caswell died along the way also and is buried in Wright County, Missouri. Susan eventually moved to Fannin County and later to Oklahoma Territory. Died 1906, McClain County, Oklahoma. Was James Lafayette ROBERTS possibly married prior to marriage to Susan PEED ROBERTS? Some indications of a possible first marriage to Martha "Patsy" HASH.

Virginia Smith Tue Apr 22 10:26:48 1997
I am searching for Alexander W. Dunn b. 8/24/1826 in NC. There is an A.W.Dunn listed in the AIS in Warren Ct. 1850 Census 5th Civil District ( 045) and I would appreciate knowing whether he is the A.W.Dunn I am looking for.

Jeane Roberts Sun Apr 20 16:25:46 1997
Seeking information James Henry ROBERTS, born 1859 (Sept.?) believe to be Warren Co.,TN. Married Josephine L. JACO in St.Louis,MO ca 1892. Children (all born in MO) were Jesse (could have been James Henry's son by former marriage as his date of birth is reported to be 1888), Helen Marie, Emmett, and Sally/Sarah (Birtie). Family probably moved to Calif. around 1920. Any information on this ROBERTS family will be appreciated. Thank you -

Theresa Sun Apr 20 16:52:16 1997
PARSONS-MOON-EDWARDS-SANDERS, Warren Co., TN Searching the following Jessie PARSONS b. 8-10-1817 in TN married to Amanda SANDERS b. ? in TN. Their son James Mattison PARSONS b. 3-1-1868 in McMinnville, Warren, TN. James married Margaret Clementine MOON b. 1879 in McMinnville, TN. Margarets parents were John MOON b. 9-26-1828 and Charity Elizabeth EDWARDS b. abt 1830. James and Margaret had many children, two were born in McMinnville. I'd appreciate any help with this family.

Janeane Rogers Herring Sun Apr 20 21:45:23 1997
I am looking for Elizabeth Guest who married James Stone in Warren Co. TN . She is at least half Cherokee. They then moved to Texas by of AK. Anyone working with these familys please let me know.

Hillra Stone Qualls Sun Apr 20 22:02:37 1997
Searching for the Ramsey Family that their daughter Mary Polly Ramsey married Samuel Brown when they first came to Jackson County TN and then moved to White County. The Ramsey's moved to Warren County. Willing to share information of the Mary Polly Ramsey Brown children. Are any other information as she was my g g g grandmother. Thank you for your help. Email address

Maxine Reggio Fri Apr 18 18:57:27 1997
Researching Jacob Joseph Lynn of Warren Co. TN he was born about 1773 - died July 1851 wife Rachel born about 1787 - died June 10,1851 can anyone tell me the maiden name of Rachel. There children were Andrew J.Lynn, Dorcus Lynn, Thomas S. Lynn, Nancy Lynn, James Lynn, Jackson Ulysses Lynn, Malinda Lynn, Fanny (Lynn) Winnett, David A. Lynn, Rachel Lynn and Jacob Lynn. can anyone tell me who the girls married they would have married before marriage records were kept in Warren Co.

Hazel Smith Wed Apr 16 17:17:31 1997
I would like information on Nathaniel Robertson, born in 1800s died June the 9,1854, married to Wady Lindsey, born in 1800s she died July 13,1849. Wadys parents are John and Mary Lindsey of Virginia. Thats all the information I have on them and I would any information you might have of Nathaniel Robertson. Thank You

Ann B. Chambless Thu Apr 17 11:23:50 1997
PRICE Searching for any info on RICHARD PRICE, SR. and RICHARD PRICE, JR. who were on 1812 Tax List of Warren Co, TN. Need deed search to know when they bought and sold land in Warren Co, TN. They had moved to Jackson Co, AL between 1820 and 1830. Ann B. Chambless 435 Barbee Lane Scottsboro, AL 35769-3745

Peggy McGee Maness Sat Apr 12 10:56:09 1997
Kinchen MATTHEWS was in Warren County by 1812 and is on the 1812 tax list. He was b. ca 1768 in NC, son of Claiborn MATTHEWS of Chatham County. Kinchen married Susannah POWELL in Wake Co., NC, ca. 1790. Children are: Elizabeth NEIL/NEAL, Celia or Selah HARP, Nancy ELLIOTT, Claressa LANGSTON, Susan MANESS and Moses MATTHEWS. Kinchen seems to be related to Thomas MATTHEWS of Warren County, though relationship in not known. Need info on children, Thomas MATTHEWS and additional on Claiborn MATTHEWS. Thanks for any help. e-mail

Paul A. Yonker Sat Apr 12 16:37:59 1997
Looking for information on Moses J. Wilder born 1751 in South Carolina. Came to Tennessee in 1819 to Smith County. A place that is now called Wilder hollow. Died 1839 in DeKalb County which was part of Smith County. Also appeared in Warren County records. Wives were Elizabeth Melton, Priscilla Crowman. Need information on his children and four wives.

Beth Phelan Sun Apr 13 06:12:11 1997
Would like to communicate with anyone researching or with info on William Henderson HASH and his wife Sarah Josephine POTTER HASH, resided in the Rock Island, Warren Co., TN area. One daughter was Susan HASH married Eli Chappel, 1874 in Fayette Co., TN.

Harry Buchanan Fri Apr 11 11:25:18 1997
BUCHANAN - EDMONDSON Searching for information on above families. Mrs. Blanche BENTLEY (1917 resident of McMinnville) was a descendant of Thomas EDMONDSON & Martha BUCHANAN. I belive she documented her family research about 1911. Any information on any of the above, including her research, appreciated. Harry Buchanan 165 Branon Lane New Market AL 35761

Edna Clack Thu Apr 10 08:29:50 1997
ROGERS Does anyone have any information on James ROGERS who moved to Warren Co in the early 1800's? He married Margaret CAMPBELL, daughter of Judge David Campbell in Rhea Co 4-22-1813. He was an attorney. Need to know his parents, or his death date, his children, etc. Did he serve in Tn Legislature? Thank you. Edna

Charles Steven Byars Wed Apr 9 19:53:09 1997
Interested in finding out anything possible about Harrell "G" Byars, and predessors. Mr. Byars was born in, or around McMinnville, Warren County, Tennessee, November 17, 1860. His parents were Samuel "H" Byars, and Adaline Smith. Harrell Byars, married Emma Jane Williams, November 9, 1885. moved to Gyp Hill, Greer County, Oklahoma. He died in Littlefield, Lamb County, Texas, April 5, 1936. I know no more, than that. Am also interested in finding out, if there may be a connection to Noah Byars, in whose house the Texas Declaration of Independence, was signed. I will be in Nashville, around 22 April, this year. I realize you may not be able to find out anything, before I come, but, I can hope.

Glen Steiner Wed Apr 9 11:00:00 1997
Glen Steiner looking for descendants of Duncan N. Estes b abt 1814 NC d abt 1864 prob Muhlenberg Co KY resided Smith/Dekalb/Warren Co TN

Glen Steiner Wed Apr 9 11:04:45 1997
Glen Steiner looking for descendants of Broomfield Ridley and associated families

GLORIA. ST,GERMAIN Mon Apr 7 19:16:31 1997

tammy hedgecough Sun Apr 6 09:12:14 1997
Marriage records regarding Ira or JT Cantrell.

Gary Poole Sun Apr 6 09:59:14 1997
Need information on Wasington CARDWELL born abt. 1812 White Co Tenn. married Mary [Polly] Hickock [Hitchcock ?]abt 1833 White Co Tenn. I know they moved to Iowa and then to Oregon but have no information on thier life in Tenn. or on their Parents .

Brenda Belcourt Sun Apr 6 12:14:26 1997
Looking for info on Noel Jackson Wilson and his wife Emma Adelaide Stubblefield. Noel was born in Warren county in April 1872. Died in either Tx or Ca between 1940 and 1950. Emma was born in Viola, Warren County in Feb 1866. Would like any info on who their parents were, siblings, etc. Noel Jackson Wilson was between 1/2 and 3/4 Cherokee Indian.

Jack Deberry Thu Apr 3 21:29:47 1997
I am trying to trace the "Deberry" family tree. Any information on this name would be appreciated.

John McCulloch Harms Fri Apr 4 17:48:36 1997
Hello, Am looking for information on an ancestor and any descendants. T.E. McColloch lived in McMinnville, found on the 1870 and 1880 census. He was originally from Blount Co., TN, but left for Warren Co apprx 1863, and never returned to Blount Co. His full name was Thomas Emerson McColloch. He married Ann McCampbell, children as follows: Millard, Libby or Sibby Jane, James A., Thomas B., Samuel, Robert L., and Margaret. Anyone who is familiar with this family, please let me know. Our family spelled the surname both ways, McColloch and McCulloch. Thanks,

Steve Henry Tue Apr 1 13:27:25 1997
Looking for the parents of Jesse WILLIAMS born ca 1828 in AL. Jesse may be the brother of twins John and Isaac born in Warren Co TN. Jesse married Ann MORRIS, daughter of John MORRIS born 1848 in AL. They are found in Texas by 1869 with the birth of their first son John in 1869. They are found in Cladwell CO TX in the 1880 census and moved to Hill CO TX in 1899. Jesse is a Civil War Veteran of the 11th Texas. He and Ann are buried in Whitney Texas.

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