I am researching the following in Tennessee:
GOODMAN: Robert GOODMAN, Sr; Stephen Goodman who married Malinda CLEMMONS;
William S. Goodman who married Martha E. LANE (all in Wilson County, TN).
Note: I have a page of Goodman correspondence, at:
goodman.html - watch for more postings at this site!!
This family is connected to many others in the
Wilson County, TN area,
(some of which are NOT my lines) including:
JENKINS, BAIRD, SHERRILL, CARVER, SHANNON, HEWGLEY,
OSMENT, OZMENT, see:
COOPER: Joseph W. COOPER (born 1835, died 1892) who married 1) ____ Smith,
and married 2) Mary S. BEECH; Joe & Mary S.Beech Cooper are both buried
in Nashville, (Davidson County) TN;
their daughter Laura Louise Cooper married Delbert Houston Goodman, son of
Wm S. Goodman and Martha E. LANE.
COOPER & BEECH family page at:
BEECH: Lawson Beech and Lilah LEE were parents of Mary S. BEECH, and of
Susan BEECH and Sidney BEECH. These children were put in a Catholic orphanage
at St. Mary's Villa on White Bridge Road in Nashville, TN between 1860 and
1870. No trace of what happened to the parents can be found.
COOPER & BEECH family page at:
LYNCH: Isaac LYNCH in Smith County who married Millie or Nellie Drusille
(?); their son, Rev. Orin Lynch who married Nancy Jane McKinney, then married
her sister Martha McKinney;
Orin (Bud) Lynch who married Laura Minnie Mullins (Orin and Laura are my
maternal grandparents .
Laura Mullins Lynch is buried at Ridgewood Cemetery in Carthage, (Smith
County) TN and Orin Lynch is buried at Myers Cemetery, Palmyra (Montgomery
follow this link for more LYNCH family information in TN:
1850 Census - LYNCH
MULLINS: Green MULLINS in Smith County 1880 census, age 35; he married
1) Janie Johnson, (she first married Slade NAPIER, several children by him).
Janie died ? (date unknown),
Green Mullins then married 2) Tennie ___ who was known as "Grandma Ten" to
Green Mullins was said to be a Baptist preacher who spent his last years
wandering around. He died in 1920 and is buried on the Hackett Farm close
to Carthage (Smith County) TN. Nothing is known of his family.
follow this link for MULLINS, MULLEN, MULLIN listings:
MULLIN FAMILY mullins.html
PHILLIPS: Ezekiel I. or J. PHILLIPS born 1778 in Maryland (where?) , died
in 1851 in Robertson County, TN. He was in Robertson County, TN by the early
1800's, his wife was Mary ___, born 1778 in NC;
their son Preston D. Phillips married Amanda APPLETON in 1838 in Davidson
their son Andrew Jackson "Jack" Phillips married Martha Ann
CROCKETT in Montgomery County,TN.
Their son, Moore Phillips married Annie Elizabeth JONES
(my paternal grandparents). Moore Phillips and his wife are buried at Rock
Springs Freewill Baptist Church, Southside, TN (Montgomery County) as are
many of the JONES family.
some Phillips info and correspondence can be found at:
of Tennessee -phillips.html
and Crockett families of Tennessee:
the David JONES (Rev. War soldier) family, which includes
David Jones, I;
David Jones, Sr., and
David Jones, Jr. all in Robertson County, TN.
The descendants of David Jones moved to the Southside, TN. area where Annie
Elizabeth married Moore Phillips.
see JONES FAMILY;
McKINNEY: William (Bill) McKINNEY (born 1820) who married Mary LYNCH of
Smith County, TN, he is father of Nancy Jane & Martha McKinney
listing of McKINNEY/McKINNIE/McKINEY correspondence, and various postings
on several other Smith County TN surnames is at:
McKINEYand other Smith County, TN surnames
the LANE/LAIN family in Wilson County, Tennessee
John Lain/Lane down to Martha Lane Goodman:
the WEAKLEY family from Southern Virginia into many middle Tennessee counties;
There is a 500 page Weakley family history book handwritten by Mr. Samuel
Anderson WEAKLEY which details the descendants of the first Robert Weakley
List of some of the descendants of the first Robert Weakley at:
Also, check out the following page on the Weakley family:
And yet another Weakley/Weekley line from Sigrid Merry
can be found at:
New!! WALL family web page:
the DANIEL family from NC into Dickson County, TN;
(listing of my DANIEL family is at:
Daniels families, daniel.html )
Be sure to check out Linda Cole's super
pages on Dickson County TN:
And info on Carolyn Nelson's planned book on the 1850 Dickson County, TN
the BOWKER and SENSING families of Dickson, Cheatham and Montgomery Counties;
see page for Bowker
Bowker, Colgate, Sensing family: bowker.html
the Samuel CROCKETT family from Cumberland Co.; PA into Robertson
County and Dickson, Cheatham and Montgomery counties of TN;
Crockett Families of Tennessee web page with some information
and correspondence at:
Families - crockett.html
the COLGATE (or COLEGATE) family from Franklin County, (Brookville) Indiana
into Middle Tennessee and Nashville, at least by the late 1800's:
Wm Ellsworth COLGATE whose mother may have been Judith RADCLIFF or RATLIFF,
married Mary Jane Ellen BOWKER in Dickson County, TN and raised a large family,
including James Horace COLGATE, my husband's maternal
Some information on the Colgate family can be found at:
link to Franklin County, Indiana web page:
and Franklin County, Indiana Pioneer Cemeteries Restoration Project web
HOLLIDAY/HOLLADAY: Emma Holliday married James Horace Colgate, their daughter,
Ruby Lee Colgate married Aubrey Douglas Goodman, Sr.; these are my husband's
parents. Emma Holliday was of Cherokee Indian descent; she was first
married to Judd BROCK; they had one daughter named Linda who married a
Shackleford and was last known to be in East St. Louis. Emma then married
Colgate and had several children. Emma Colgate died in 1931 and
is buried at Spring Hill Cemetery, Madison (Davidson County) TN
see some of this family information at:
Sensing family: bowker.html
and other Holliday, Holladay, Holiday, Holaday families at:
Attached are some issues of my GENEALOGY FRIENDS:Partyline newsletter
which pertains to researching in Tennessee.
Vol 3, Issue 1; Fall 1995 (Oct/Nov/Dec):
Friends:Partyline; Vol. 3, Issue 1 (Queries
Two RATLIFF family listings:
Ratliff Family 1 (Jerry Ratliff's line) at:
Ratliff Family 2 (Gary Hood's line) at:
Vol 3, Issue 2; Winter 1996 (Jan/Feb/March)
Friends:Partyline; Vol. 3, Issue 2 (Queries only)]
Vol. 3, Issue 3 (Queries, plus full name index) is now online at:
Friends©: Partyline Vol. 3, Issue
See the two MILLER family listings from Vol 3, Issue 3:
Miller Family 1 (Jim Miller)
Miller Family 2 (Ed Miller)
Here are two helpful articles:
Lost your family in the process of county boundary changes?
See the date of formation and parent counties for all Tennessee counties
Here are some mailing addresses that may help you:
[A List of Some
Genealogical and Historical Societies in Tennessee]
See the Mount Juliet-West Wilson County (TN) Home Page at:
Wilson County TN Historical Society
listings of queries!! - check
Queries1 -TN QUERY1.HTML July 1997
Queries2 -TN - QUERY2.HTML August 1997
Queries3 -TN - QUERY3.HTML Sept 1997
Genealogy Queries4 -TN - QUERY4.HTML Oct 1997
Genealogy Queries5 -TN - QUERY5.HTML Nov 1997
Queries6 - QUERY6.HTML Dec 1997
Queries7 - QUERY7.HTML Jan 1998
Queries 8 - QUERY8.HTML Feb 1998
Queries 9 - QUERY9.HTML March 1998
Queries 10 - QUERY10.HTML April 1998
Queries 11 - QUERY11.HTML May
Tennessee Genealogy Queries 12 - QUERY12.HTML June 1998
Queries 13 - query13.html July
Tennessee Genealogy Queries 14 - query14.html Aug 1998
AND MORE QUERIES!!
GENEALOGY AND TENNESSEE
- QUERIES - QUERYA.HTML
TENNESSEE HISTORICAL SOCIETY PAGE!!
See a list of so MANY Tennessee-related Web sites
TNWILSON mailing list Digest archives
See the Index page for TNWILSON (Wilson County, TN) Mailing List at:
or at Greg Tomerlin's mirror site:
For MORE Wilson County TN information, see
ROBERT POWELL CARVER'S Genealogy Records
with cemeteries, listing of family info, and MORE at:
TNSMITH mailing list Digest Archives
See the Index page for TNSMITH (Smith County, TN) Mailing list at:
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