Charles Gunn1

b. 1781, d. 11 December 1850
FatherReuben Gunn1 b. c 1752, d. c 1822
MotherMary Goforth1
     Charles Gunn was born in 1781 in North Carolina.1 He was the son of Reuben Gunn and Mary Goforth.1 He married Vernettie Page.1 He died on 11 December 1850 in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.1

Citations

  1. [S1041] Benjamin J. Gunn, compiler, A Complete Family Record, Descendants of Reuben Gunn, Bernard Sweeney, Samuel Reaugh, and Rev. James Dunn (Ft. Scott, KS: Monitor Publishing House and Book Bindery, 1891), p. 1. Hereinafter cited as Gunn-Sweeney Family Record.

Vernettie Page1

     Vernettie Page married Charles Gunn, son of Reuben Gunn and Mary Goforth.1

Family

Charles Gunn b. 1781, d. 11 Dec 1850

Citations

  1. [S1041] Benjamin J. Gunn, compiler, A Complete Family Record, Descendants of Reuben Gunn, Bernard Sweeney, Samuel Reaugh, and Rev. James Dunn (Ft. Scott, KS: Monitor Publishing House and Book Bindery, 1891), p. 1. Hereinafter cited as Gunn-Sweeney Family Record.

James Gunn1

b. 30 May 1783, d. 20 June 1866
FatherReuben Gunn1 b. c 1752, d. c 1822
MotherMary Goforth1
     James Gunn was born on 30 May 1783 in North Carolina.1,2 He was the son of Reuben Gunn and Mary Goforth.1 He married Ursula Sweeney, daughter of Bernard William Sweeney and Frances Walker, on 18 December 1806.1 He died on 20 June 1866 in Morgan County, Illinois, at age 83.1 He was buried in Gunn Cemetery, Morgan County, Illinois.3
     James Gunn and Ursula Sweeney were living in Dickson County, Tennessee, in 1820.4

Family

Ursula Sweeney b. 26 Apr 1790, d. 16 Aug 1854

Citations

  1. [S1041] Benjamin J. Gunn, compiler, A Complete Family Record, Descendants of Reuben Gunn, Bernard Sweeney, Samuel Reaugh, and Rev. James Dunn (Ft. Scott, KS: Monitor Publishing House and Book Bindery, 1891), p. 1. Hereinafter cited as Gunn-Sweeney Family Record.
  2. [S204] 1850 U.S. Census, Illinois, Morgan Co., James Gunn household, National Archives, (James Gunn, 67, NC, farmer; Usula, 60, SC; Ruben, 20, TN, farmer; Joseph, 18, IL).
  3. [S994] Gunn Cemetery, Morgan Co., IL, online http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ilmaga/morgan/cemetery/…, James Gunn.
  4. [S995] 1820 U.S. Census, Tennessee, Dickson Co., James Gunn household, National Archives, (4 males under 10; 1 male 26-45; 1 female under 10; 1 female 10-16; 2 females 16-26; 2 females 26-45; 1 female over 45).

Ursula Sweeney1

b. 26 April 1790, d. 16 August 1854
FatherBernard William Sweeney2 d. 1814
MotherFrances Walker2 b. s 1764, d. 27 Aug 1844
     Ursula Sweeney was born on 26 April 1790 in South Carolina.2 She was the daughter of Bernard William Sweeney and Frances Walker.2 She married James Gunn, son of Reuben Gunn and Mary Goforth, on 18 December 1806.1 She died on 16 August 1854 in Morgan County, Illinois, at age 64.2 She was buried in Gunn Cemetery, Morgan County, Illinois.3
     Ursula Sweeney and James Gunn were living in Dickson County, Tennessee, in 1820.4

Family

James Gunn b. 30 May 1783, d. 20 Jun 1866

Citations

  1. [S1041] Benjamin J. Gunn, compiler, A Complete Family Record, Descendants of Reuben Gunn, Bernard Sweeney, Samuel Reaugh, and Rev. James Dunn (Ft. Scott, KS: Monitor Publishing House and Book Bindery, 1891), p. 1. Hereinafter cited as Gunn-Sweeney Family Record.
  2. [S1041] Benjamin J. Gunn, compiler, A Complete Family Record, Descendants of Reuben Gunn, Bernard Sweeney, Samuel Reaugh, and Rev. James Dunn (Ft. Scott, KS: Monitor Publishing House and Book Bindery, 1891). Hereinafter cited as Gunn-Sweeney Family Record.
  3. [S994] Gunn Cemetery, Morgan Co., IL, online http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ilmaga/morgan/cemetery/…
  4. [S995] 1820 U.S. Census, Tennessee, Dickson Co., James Gunn household, National Archives, (4 males under 10; 1 male 26-45; 1 female under 10; 1 female 10-16; 2 females 16-26; 2 females 26-45; 1 female over 45).

Abisha Gunn1

b. 1785, d. January 1864
FatherReuben Gunn1 b. c 1752, d. c 1822
MotherMary Goforth1
     Abisha Gunn was born in 1785 in North Carolina.1 He was the son of Reuben Gunn and Mary Goforth.1 He married Betsey Beard.1 He died in January 1864.1

Family

Betsey Beard

Citations

  1. [S1041] Benjamin J. Gunn, compiler, A Complete Family Record, Descendants of Reuben Gunn, Bernard Sweeney, Samuel Reaugh, and Rev. James Dunn (Ft. Scott, KS: Monitor Publishing House and Book Bindery, 1891), p. 1. Hereinafter cited as Gunn-Sweeney Family Record.

Betsey Beard1

     Betsey Beard married Abisha Gunn, son of Reuben Gunn and Mary Goforth.1

Family

Abisha Gunn b. 1785, d. Jan 1864

Citations

  1. [S1041] Benjamin J. Gunn, compiler, A Complete Family Record, Descendants of Reuben Gunn, Bernard Sweeney, Samuel Reaugh, and Rev. James Dunn (Ft. Scott, KS: Monitor Publishing House and Book Bindery, 1891), p. 1. Hereinafter cited as Gunn-Sweeney Family Record.

Elisha Gunn1

b. 1787, d. 6 April 1846
FatherReuben Gunn1 b. c 1752, d. c 1822
MotherMary Goforth1
     Elisha Gunn was born in 1787.1 He was the son of Reuben Gunn and Mary Goforth.1 He married Sarah Bright.1 He died on 6 April 1846.1

Family

Sarah Bright

Citations

  1. [S1041] Benjamin J. Gunn, compiler, A Complete Family Record, Descendants of Reuben Gunn, Bernard Sweeney, Samuel Reaugh, and Rev. James Dunn (Ft. Scott, KS: Monitor Publishing House and Book Bindery, 1891), p. 1. Hereinafter cited as Gunn-Sweeney Family Record.

Sarah Bright1

     Sarah Bright married Elisha Gunn, son of Reuben Gunn and Mary Goforth.1

Family

Elisha Gunn b. 1787, d. 6 Apr 1846

Citations

  1. [S1041] Benjamin J. Gunn, compiler, A Complete Family Record, Descendants of Reuben Gunn, Bernard Sweeney, Samuel Reaugh, and Rev. James Dunn (Ft. Scott, KS: Monitor Publishing House and Book Bindery, 1891), p. 1. Hereinafter cited as Gunn-Sweeney Family Record.

William Gunn1

b. 1789, d. 1867 or 1868
FatherReuben Gunn1 b. c 1752, d. c 1822
MotherMary Goforth1
     William Gunn was born in 1789.1 He was the son of Reuben Gunn and Mary Goforth.1 He married Betsy Tate.1 He died in 1867 or 1868.1

Family

Betsy Tate

Citations

  1. [S1041] Benjamin J. Gunn, compiler, A Complete Family Record, Descendants of Reuben Gunn, Bernard Sweeney, Samuel Reaugh, and Rev. James Dunn (Ft. Scott, KS: Monitor Publishing House and Book Bindery, 1891), p. 1. Hereinafter cited as Gunn-Sweeney Family Record.

Betsy Tate1

     Betsy Tate married William Gunn, son of Reuben Gunn and Mary Goforth.1

Family

William Gunn b. 1789, d. 1867 or 1868

Citations

  1. [S1041] Benjamin J. Gunn, compiler, A Complete Family Record, Descendants of Reuben Gunn, Bernard Sweeney, Samuel Reaugh, and Rev. James Dunn (Ft. Scott, KS: Monitor Publishing House and Book Bindery, 1891), p. 1. Hereinafter cited as Gunn-Sweeney Family Record.

Lawson Gunn1

b. 17 June 1791, d. 16 March 1876
FatherReuben Gunn1 b. c 1752, d. c 1822
MotherMary Goforth1
     Lawson Gunn was born on 17 June 1791 in South Carolina.1 He was the son of Reuben Gunn and Mary Goforth.1 He married Mary Hedges on 2 December 1814.1 He died on 16 March 1876 at age 84.1

Family

Mary Hedges

Citations

  1. [S1041] Benjamin J. Gunn, compiler, A Complete Family Record, Descendants of Reuben Gunn, Bernard Sweeney, Samuel Reaugh, and Rev. James Dunn (Ft. Scott, KS: Monitor Publishing House and Book Bindery, 1891), p. 1. Hereinafter cited as Gunn-Sweeney Family Record.

Mary Hedges1

     Mary Hedges married Lawson Gunn, son of Reuben Gunn and Mary Goforth, on 2 December 1814.1

Family

Lawson Gunn b. 17 Jun 1791, d. 16 Mar 1876

Citations

  1. [S1041] Benjamin J. Gunn, compiler, A Complete Family Record, Descendants of Reuben Gunn, Bernard Sweeney, Samuel Reaugh, and Rev. James Dunn (Ft. Scott, KS: Monitor Publishing House and Book Bindery, 1891), p. 1. Hereinafter cited as Gunn-Sweeney Family Record.

Mary Gunn1

b. 12 April 1797, d. 28 December 1852
FatherReuben Gunn1 b. c 1752, d. c 1822
MotherMary Goforth1
     Mary Gunn was born on 12 April 1797 in South Carolina.1 She was the daughter of Reuben Gunn and Mary Goforth.1 She married John McCormac on 16 January 1817.1 She died on 28 December 1852 in Mason County, Illinois, at age 55.1

Citations

  1. [S1041] Benjamin J. Gunn, compiler, A Complete Family Record, Descendants of Reuben Gunn, Bernard Sweeney, Samuel Reaugh, and Rev. James Dunn (Ft. Scott, KS: Monitor Publishing House and Book Bindery, 1891), p. 1. Hereinafter cited as Gunn-Sweeney Family Record.

John McCormac1

     John McCormac married Mary Gunn, daughter of Reuben Gunn and Mary Goforth, on 16 January 1817.1

Family

Mary Gunn b. 12 Apr 1797, d. 28 Dec 1852

Citations

  1. [S1041] Benjamin J. Gunn, compiler, A Complete Family Record, Descendants of Reuben Gunn, Bernard Sweeney, Samuel Reaugh, and Rev. James Dunn (Ft. Scott, KS: Monitor Publishing House and Book Bindery, 1891), p. 1. Hereinafter cited as Gunn-Sweeney Family Record.

(?) Edwards1

     (?) Edwards married Rebecca Hudson, daughter of (?) Hudson and Mary Goforth.1

Citations

  1. [S1041] Benjamin J. Gunn, compiler, A Complete Family Record, Descendants of Reuben Gunn, Bernard Sweeney, Samuel Reaugh, and Rev. James Dunn (Ft. Scott, KS: Monitor Publishing House and Book Bindery, 1891), p. 1. Hereinafter cited as Gunn-Sweeney Family Record.

Victor Marcellus Gardner1

b. 5 July 1864, d. 20 September 1907
FatherWilliam M. Gardner2 b. 7 May 1831, d. 12 Jun 1913
MotherEuphemia Jane Ralston2 b. 23 Mar 1835, d. 24 Oct 1910
ChartsAncestry of David Kipp Melat
     Victor Marcellus Gardner was born on 5 July 1864 in Butler County, Pennsylvania.1 He was the son of William M. Gardner and Euphemia Jane Ralston.2 He died on 20 September 1907 in New Castle, Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, at age 43.1 He was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, New Castle, Lawrence County, Pennsylvania.1

Family

Catherine Biddle b. 1 Sep 1879, d. 8 Apr 1934
Child

Citations

  1. [S1045] Beatrice F. Mansfield, Gardner, McAnallen, Ralston and Fehrenbach Family History (n.p.: VBW Publishing, 2004).
  2. [S1045] Beatrice F. Mansfield, Gardner, McAnallen, Ralston and Fehrenbach Family History (n.p.: VBW Publishing, 2004), pp. 107-108.
  3. [S6] First-hand knowledge and personal recollections of Ethel Redmond Reese (deceased), as told to Kipp Melat.
  4. [S7] First-hand knowledge and personal recollections of Kipp Melat (Fairfax, VA). Notes in Personal Files (Fairfax, Virginia).

Bernard William Sweeney1

d. 1814
ChartsAncestry of Cherie Lee Phillips
     Bernard William Sweeney was born in Ireland.1 He married Frances Walker, daughter of Alexander Walker and Frances Scott.1 He died in 1814 in Tennessee.1
     Bernard William Sweeney is probably the William Swenney who appeared on the census of 1790 in Spartanburg County, South Carolina.2 He is possibly the Barnett W. Sweney who appeared on the census of 1800 in Spartanburg County, South Carolina, It appears that another family was living in the household.3

Family

Frances Walker b. s 1764, d. 27 Aug 1844
Children

Citations

  1. [S1041] Benjamin J. Gunn, compiler, A Complete Family Record, Descendants of Reuben Gunn, Bernard Sweeney, Samuel Reaugh, and Rev. James Dunn (Ft. Scott, KS: Monitor Publishing House and Book Bindery, 1891). Hereinafter cited as Gunn-Sweeney Family Record.
  2. [S1046] 1790 U.S. Census, South Carolina, Spartanburg Co., William Swenney household, National Archives, (1 male over 16 and 3 females).
  3. [S1044] 1800 U.S. Census, South Carolina, Spartanburg District, Barnett W. Sweney household, National Archives, (4 males under 10; 2 males 26-44; 1 female under 10; 2 females 10-15; 2 females 26-44).
  4. [S994] Gunn Cemetery, Morgan Co., IL, online http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ilmaga/morgan/cemetery/…

Frances Walker1

b. say 1764, d. 27 August 1844
FatherAlexander Walker2 d. 1799
MotherFrances Scott1,2 b. s 1737
ChartsAncestry of Cherie Lee Phillips
     Frances Walker was born say 1764 in Amelia County, Virginia.1,2 She was the daughter of Alexander Walker and Frances Scott.2,1 She married Bernard William Sweeney.1 She died on 27 August 1844 in Oxford, Mississippi.1
     Frances Walker was probably living in Dickson County, Tennessee, with her daughter Ursula Gunn in 1820.3 She was living in Hardin County, Tennessee, in 1830 with her daughter Frances Stephens.4 She was living in Oxford, Lafayette County, Mississippi, in 1840 with her daughter Frances Stephens.5

Family

Bernard William Sweeney d. 1814
Children

Citations

  1. [S1041] Benjamin J. Gunn, compiler, A Complete Family Record, Descendants of Reuben Gunn, Bernard Sweeney, Samuel Reaugh, and Rev. James Dunn (Ft. Scott, KS: Monitor Publishing House and Book Bindery, 1891). Hereinafter cited as Gunn-Sweeney Family Record.
  2. [S1059] "Alexander of Spartanburg", 15 Oct. 2008, Joan Evans (e-mail address), to Kipp Melat (Fairfax, VA), Will of Alexander Walker recorded in Box 31, Pk. 8, Probate Judge's Office; Personal Files, Fairfax, Virginia.
  3. [S995] 1820 U.S. Census, Tennessee, Dickson Co., James Gunn household, National Archives, (4 males under 10; 1 male 26-45; 1 female under 10; 1 female 10-16; 2 females 16-26; 2 females 26-45; 1 female over 45).
  4. [S333] 1830 U.S. Census, Tennessee, Hardin Co., Rich Stephens household, National Archives, (1 male 10-15, 1 male 30-40, 1 female under 5, 1 female 20-30, 1 female 60-70).
  5. [S1049] 1840 U.S. Census, Mississippi, Lafayette Co., Rich'd Stevens household, National Archives, (1 male 15-20, 1 male 20-30, 1 male 40-50, 1 female under 5, 1 female 5-10, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 30-40, 1 female 70-80).
  6. [S994] Gunn Cemetery, Morgan Co., IL, online http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ilmaga/morgan/cemetery/…

Lucinda Sweeney1

b. 29 December 1792, d. circa 1863
FatherBernard William Sweeney2 d. 1814
MotherFrances Walker2 b. s 1764, d. 27 Aug 1844
     Lucinda Sweeney was born on 29 December 1792 in South Carolina.1 She was the daughter of Bernard William Sweeney and Frances Walker.2 She married Samuel Bugg on 7 July 1839 in Dickson County, Tennessee.3 She died circa 1863 in Cedar County, Missouri.1
     Lucinda Sweeney was living in Dickson County, Tennessee, in 1830.4 She and Samuel Bugg were living in Dickson County, Tennessee, in 1850.5 She was living in Madison Township, Cedar County, Missouri, in 1860.6

Family

Samuel Bugg

Citations

  1. [S1041] Benjamin J. Gunn, compiler, A Complete Family Record, Descendants of Reuben Gunn, Bernard Sweeney, Samuel Reaugh, and Rev. James Dunn (Ft. Scott, KS: Monitor Publishing House and Book Bindery, 1891). Hereinafter cited as Gunn-Sweeney Family Record.
  2. [S994] Gunn Cemetery, Morgan Co., IL, online http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ilmaga/morgan/cemetery/…
  3. [S973] Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002, viewed at Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com).
  4. [S333] 1830 U.S. Census, Tennessee, Dickson Co., Lucinda Sweany household, National Archives, (1 male under 5, 1 male 5-10, 1 male 10-15, 2 females 5-10, 1 female 30-40).
  5. [S334] 1850 U.S. Census, Tennessee, Dickson Co., Middle District, Samuel Bugg household, National Archives, (Samuel Bugg, 56, GA, farmer; Lucinda, 57, SC; Serena, 25, TN; Maria, 24, TN; Elizabeth, 18, TN; Diattha, 16, TN; Sophronia, 14, TN; next household, John W. Bugg, 22, TN, farmer; Kiddy, 19, NC).
  6. [S317] 1860 U.S. Census, Missouri, Cedar Co., Madison Tp., Samuel Bugg household, National Archives, (Samuel Bugg, 67, GA, farmer; Lucinda, 68, SC; Sophia, 21, TN).

Samuel Bugg1

     Samuel Bugg married Lucinda Sweeney, daughter of Bernard William Sweeney and Frances Walker, on 7 July 1839 in Dickson County, Tennessee.2
     Samuel Bugg and Lucinda Sweeney were living in Dickson County, Tennessee, in 1850.3

Family

Lucinda Sweeney b. 29 Dec 1792, d. c 1863

Citations

  1. [S994] Gunn Cemetery, Morgan Co., IL, online http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ilmaga/morgan/cemetery/…
  2. [S973] Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002, viewed at Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com).
  3. [S334] 1850 U.S. Census, Tennessee, Dickson Co., Middle District, Samuel Bugg household, National Archives, (Samuel Bugg, 56, GA, farmer; Lucinda, 57, SC; Serena, 25, TN; Maria, 24, TN; Elizabeth, 18, TN; Diattha, 16, TN; Sophronia, 14, TN; next household, John W. Bugg, 22, TN, farmer; Kiddy, 19, NC).

Alexander Sweeney1

b. 1797
FatherBernard William Sweeney1 d. 1814
MotherFrances Walker1 b. s 1764, d. 27 Aug 1844
     Alexander Sweeney was born in 1797 in South Carolina.1 He was the son of Bernard William Sweeney and Frances Walker.1
     Alexander Sweeney was living in Hardin County, Tennessee, in 1830.2

Citations

  1. [S1041] Benjamin J. Gunn, compiler, A Complete Family Record, Descendants of Reuben Gunn, Bernard Sweeney, Samuel Reaugh, and Rev. James Dunn (Ft. Scott, KS: Monitor Publishing House and Book Bindery, 1891). Hereinafter cited as Gunn-Sweeney Family Record.
  2. [S333] 1830 U.S. Census, Tennessee, Hardin Co., A.W. Sweeny household, National Archives, (1 male under 5, 1 male 5-10, 2 males 10-15, 1 male 30-40, 1 female under 5, 1 female 5-10, 1 female 15-20, 1 female 30-40).

Maria Sweeney1

b. 18 December 1801, d. 26 January 1869
FatherBernard William Sweeney1 d. 1814
MotherFrances Walker1 b. s 1764, d. 27 Aug 1844
     Maria Sweeney was born on 18 December 1801 in South Carolina.1 She was the daughter of Bernard William Sweeney and Frances Walker.1 She married William Russell in 1828.1 She died on 26 January 1869 at age 67.1
     Maria Sweeney was living in Henry County, Tennessee, in 1850.2

Citations

  1. [S1041] Benjamin J. Gunn, compiler, A Complete Family Record, Descendants of Reuben Gunn, Bernard Sweeney, Samuel Reaugh, and Rev. James Dunn (Ft. Scott, KS: Monitor Publishing House and Book Bindery, 1891). Hereinafter cited as Gunn-Sweeney Family Record.
  2. [S334] 1850 U.S. Census, Tennessee, Henry Co., 16th Civil District, Maria Russell household, National Archives, (Maria Russell, 48, SC; Maria T., 15, TN; James, 13, TN; Martha, 11, TN; Geraldine P., 9, TN; Delphy Ann, 5, TN).

William Russell1

     William Russell married Maria Sweeney, daughter of Bernard William Sweeney and Frances Walker, in 1828.1

Family

Maria Sweeney b. 18 Dec 1801, d. 26 Jan 1869

Citations

  1. [S1041] Benjamin J. Gunn, compiler, A Complete Family Record, Descendants of Reuben Gunn, Bernard Sweeney, Samuel Reaugh, and Rev. James Dunn (Ft. Scott, KS: Monitor Publishing House and Book Bindery, 1891). Hereinafter cited as Gunn-Sweeney Family Record.

Frances Sweeney1

b. 14 January 1803, d. 4 January 1879
FatherBernard William Sweeney1 d. 1814
MotherFrances Walker1 b. s 1764, d. 27 Aug 1844
     Frances Sweeney was born on 14 January 1803 in South Carolina.1 She was the daughter of Bernard William Sweeney and Frances Walker.1 She married Richard Stephens on 26 March 1829.1 She died on 4 January 1879 at age 75.1
     Frances Sweeney and Richard Stephens were living in Hardin County, Tennessee, in 1830.2 She and Richard Stephens moved from Tennessee to Oxford, Lafayette County, Mississippi, before 1840.3,4,5

Citations

  1. [S1041] Benjamin J. Gunn, compiler, A Complete Family Record, Descendants of Reuben Gunn, Bernard Sweeney, Samuel Reaugh, and Rev. James Dunn (Ft. Scott, KS: Monitor Publishing House and Book Bindery, 1891). Hereinafter cited as Gunn-Sweeney Family Record.
  2. [S333] 1830 U.S. Census, Tennessee, Hardin Co., Rich Stephens household, National Archives, (1 male 10-15, 1 male 30-40, 1 female under 5, 1 female 20-30, 1 female 60-70).
  3. [S1047] 1850 U.S. Census, Mississippi, Lafayette Co., Oxford, Richard Stephens household, National Archives, (Richard Stephens, 53, NC, saddler, $3000; Fanny, 44, SC; Roxanna, 14, TN; Salome, 10, MS; Isalla, 8, MS: Robert H., 6, MS; Richard L., 3, MS; Andrew Sadler, 17, SC, saddler).
  4. [S1048] 1860 U.S. Census, Mississippi, Lafayette Co., Richard Stephens household, National Archives, (Richard Stephens, 66, NC, saddler, $2000/$7000; Fanny, 56, SC; Salome, 20, MS; Isabella, 17, MS: Robert, 16, MS; Richard, 12, MS; Jerrin Fuller, 9, MS).
  5. [S1049] 1840 U.S. Census, Mississippi, Lafayette Co., Rich'd Stevens household, National Archives, (1 male 15-20, 1 male 20-30, 1 male 40-50, 1 female under 5, 1 female 5-10, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 30-40, 1 female 70-80).

Richard Stephens1

     Richard Stephens married Frances Sweeney, daughter of Bernard William Sweeney and Frances Walker, on 26 March 1829.1
     Richard Stephens and Frances Sweeney were living in Hardin County, Tennessee, in 1830.2 He and Frances Sweeney moved from Tennessee to Oxford, Lafayette County, Mississippi, before 1840.3,4,5

Family

Frances Sweeney b. 14 Jan 1803, d. 4 Jan 1879

Citations

  1. [S1041] Benjamin J. Gunn, compiler, A Complete Family Record, Descendants of Reuben Gunn, Bernard Sweeney, Samuel Reaugh, and Rev. James Dunn (Ft. Scott, KS: Monitor Publishing House and Book Bindery, 1891). Hereinafter cited as Gunn-Sweeney Family Record.
  2. [S333] 1830 U.S. Census, Tennessee, Hardin Co., Rich Stephens household, National Archives, (1 male 10-15, 1 male 30-40, 1 female under 5, 1 female 20-30, 1 female 60-70).
  3. [S1047] 1850 U.S. Census, Mississippi, Lafayette Co., Oxford, Richard Stephens household, National Archives, (Richard Stephens, 53, NC, saddler, $3000; Fanny, 44, SC; Roxanna, 14, TN; Salome, 10, MS; Isalla, 8, MS: Robert H., 6, MS; Richard L., 3, MS; Andrew Sadler, 17, SC, saddler).
  4. [S1048] 1860 U.S. Census, Mississippi, Lafayette Co., Richard Stephens household, National Archives, (Richard Stephens, 66, NC, saddler, $2000/$7000; Fanny, 56, SC; Salome, 20, MS; Isabella, 17, MS: Robert, 16, MS; Richard, 12, MS; Jerrin Fuller, 9, MS).
  5. [S1049] 1840 U.S. Census, Mississippi, Lafayette Co., Rich'd Stevens household, National Archives, (1 male 15-20, 1 male 20-30, 1 male 40-50, 1 female under 5, 1 female 5-10, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 30-40, 1 female 70-80).

Mary Jenett Sheldon1,2

b. December 1857
FatherRufus Wells Sheldon1
MotherPriscilla Walker1 b. Sep 1837, d. 8 Jun 1925
ChartsDescendants of John Walker
     Mary Jenett Sheldon was born in December 1857 in Illinois.1 She was the daughter of Rufus Wells Sheldon and Priscilla Walker.1 She married (?) Reyman.1
     Mary Jenett Sheldon was living in Dawes County, Nebraska, in 1900 with her mother.1 She was living in Bethany Township, Harrison County, Missouri, in 1920 with her daughter Daisy.3

Family

(?) Reyman
Children

Citations

  1. [S734] 1900 U.S. Census, Nebraska, Dawes Co., Crawford Precinct, Priscilla Sheldon household, National Archives, (Priscilla Sheldon, Sep. 1837, PA/Ire/Ire, wd, 6child/5lvg, professional nurse; Anna M., Feb 1885, NE/NY/PA; Mary J. Reyman, Dec 1857, IL, dau, wd, 3child/2lvg; Daisy A. Reyman, June 1881, NE/IL/IL, granddau., school teacher; Ralph L., Mar 1885, NE/IL/IL).
  2. [S1024] 1870 U.S. Census, Nebraska, Nemeha Co., Lafayette Precinct, R.W. Sheldon household, National Archives, (R.W. Sheldon, 39, NY, farmer, $5000/$3000; Percilla, 32, PA; Jenett, 12, IL; Elisha, 10, IL; Clarence, 5, IL; Marion, 2/12 (Apr), NE; Anasa, 65, NH, out of emp; Nancy, 62, NY).
  3. [S930] 1920 U.S. Census, Missouri, Harrison Co., Bethany Tp., Ralph Cozad household, National Archives, (Ralph Cozad, 42, IA.VA/MI; Daisy A., 37, NE/IL/IL; Helene, 16, NE; Gertrude, 11, NE; Junior, 9, NE; Raymond, 4, MO; Janet, 5/12, MO; Nettie Reyman, 62, IL/NY/PA, mother-in-law).

Elisha W. Sheldon1

b. January 1860
FatherRufus Wells Sheldon1
MotherPriscilla Walker1 b. Sep 1837, d. 8 Jun 1925
ChartsDescendants of John Walker
     Elisha W. Sheldon was born in January 1860 in Illinois.1,2 He was the son of Rufus Wells Sheldon and Priscilla Walker.1 He married Flora T. (?) circa 1882.2
     Elisha W. Sheldon and Flora T. (?) had no children.3

Family

Flora T. (?) b. Jul 1867

Citations

  1. [S761] 1860 U.S. Census, Illinois, DeKalb Co., Kingston Tp., Rufus W. Sheldon household, National Archives, (Rufus W. Sheldon, 29, NY, farmer, $1900/$800; Priscilla, 22, PA: Mary J., 2, IL; Elisha W., 4/12, IL).
  2. [S734] 1900 U.S. Census, Nebraska, Lancaster Co., Lincoln, Elisha W. Sheldon household, National Archives, (Elisha W. Sheldon, Jan 1860, IL/NY/NY, md 8y, occ ?; Flora T., July 1867, Ger/Ger/Ger, 0child;).
  3. [S1001] 1910 U.S. Census, Nebraska, Lancaster Co., Lincoln, Elisha W. Sheldon household, National Archives, (Elisha W. Sheldon, Jan 1860, IL/NY/NY, md 8y, occ ?; Flora T., July 1867, Ger/Ger/Ger, 0child;).

Flora T. (?)1

b. July 1867
ChartsDescendants of John Walker
     Flora T. (?) was born in July 1867 in Germany.1 She married Elisha W. Sheldon, son of Rufus Wells Sheldon and Priscilla Walker, circa 1882.1
     Flora T. (?) and Elisha W. Sheldon had no children.2

Family

Elisha W. Sheldon b. Jan 1860

Citations

  1. [S734] 1900 U.S. Census, Nebraska, Lancaster Co., Lincoln, Elisha W. Sheldon household, National Archives, (Elisha W. Sheldon, Jan 1860, IL/NY/NY, md 8y, occ ?; Flora T., July 1867, Ger/Ger/Ger, 0child;).
  2. [S1001] 1910 U.S. Census, Nebraska, Lancaster Co., Lincoln, Elisha W. Sheldon household, National Archives, (Elisha W. Sheldon, Jan 1860, IL/NY/NY, md 8y, occ ?; Flora T., July 1867, Ger/Ger/Ger, 0child;).

Anna M. Sheldon1

b. February 1885
FatherRufus Wells Sheldon1
MotherPriscilla Walker1 b. Sep 1837, d. 8 Jun 1925
ChartsDescendants of John Walker
     Anna M. Sheldon was born in February 1885 in Nebraska.1 She was the daughter of Rufus Wells Sheldon and Priscilla Walker.1 She married Charles A. Hunt.2

Citations

  1. [S734] 1900 U.S. Census, Nebraska, Dawes Co., Crawford Precinct, Priscilla Sheldon household, National Archives, (Priscilla Sheldon, Sep. 1837, PA/Ire/Ire, wd, 6child/5lvg, professional nurse; Anna M., Feb 1885, NE/NY/PA; Mary J. Reyman, Dec 1857, IL, dau, wd, 3child/2lvg; Daisy A. Reyman, June 1881, NE/IL/IL, granddau., school teacher; Ralph L., Mar 1885, NE/IL/IL).
  2. [S1006] 1920 U.S. Census, South Dakota, Meade Co., Sturgis, Charles A. Hunt household, National Archives, (Charles A. Hunt, 36, TX/KY/KY, Hardware store, Anna M., 35, NE/NY/PA; Priscilla W. Sheldon, 82, PA/Ire/Ire, mother-in-law).
  3. [S1053] 1930 U.S. Census, South Dakota, Jackson Co., Kadoka Tp., Charles A. Hunt household, National Archives, (Charles A. Hunt, 45, TX/KY/KY, carpenter/hardware, Anna M., 44, NE/PA/PA; Charles S., 4, SD).

Marion Sheldon1

b. April 1870
FatherRufus Wells Sheldon1
MotherPriscilla Walker1 b. Sep 1837, d. 8 Jun 1925
ChartsDescendants of John Walker
     Marion Sheldon was born in April 1870 in Nebraska.1 He was the son of Rufus Wells Sheldon and Priscilla Walker.1

Citations

  1. [S1024] 1870 U.S. Census, Nebraska, Nemeha Co., Lafayette Precinct, R.W. Sheldon household, National Archives, (R.W. Sheldon, 39, NY, farmer, $5000/$3000; Percilla, 32, PA; Jenett, 12, IL; Elisha, 10, IL; Clarence, 5, IL; Marion, 2/12 (Apr), NE; Anasa, 65, NH, out of emp; Nancy, 62, NY).