Itawamba County, Mississippi: 1996 Queries

Surname Submitter Query
LODEN Jim Loden Sat Dec 28 23:22:51 1996 - Looking for info on LODEN in Mississippi
HARRIS, BUTLER, GRISSOM, LIVINGSTON(E), HOWERTON Pam Stone Sun Dec 29 11:33:50 1996 - JAMES HARRIS, b. TN, ca. 1830, m. ANN BUTLER, b. MS, co. unk. Their son,WILLIAM HENRY HARRIS, b. 1857, Tupelo, Lee Co., m. MOLLIE ANN GRISSOM, b.1865, Lee Co., dau. of G.W. GRISSOM & BELLA (ISABELLA?) LIVINGSTONE(LIVINGSTON?), both b. ALA. William & Mollie had dau.: ROXIE MAYHARRIS m., OK, JAMES AUSTIN HOWERTON. Any help most appreciated!
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WHITAKER, EDWARDS Tom Whitaker Sun Dec 22 20:38:55 1996 - Am interested in family history of Whitaker and Edwards. Want to learn origin of the names (where we came from) and wish to trace lineage as far back as possible.
PATE, BROWN Kathern Y. Horner Sat Dec 28 05:29:17 1996 - Am looking for info. on Newell W. Pate md Harriet Brown. They resided for a time in Itawamba Co. Need info. on them during their stay in Miss.Any info. is appreciated.
LESSEL Pat Kirby Sat Dec 21 18:35:33 1996 - Looking for any information on any LESSEL, especially Henry R. and Lucinda Lessel, of Itawamba County. Henry Lessel died in August 1880.
WATSON Eddy Watson Mon Dec 16 11:03:36 1996 - Tobias Watson and his descendants. He was the jailer at Fulton MS around 1890. His father and grandfather were both named Levin and were from NC and AL.
MCCRARY/MCCREARY Joe Robertson Thu Dec 5 14:14:32 1996 - Looking for anyone with information on the MCCRARY / MCCREARY families of Itawamba County, MS. Andrew MCCRARY, born abt 1805 in South Carolina, was living in Itawamba Co. by 1850. He was married at least four times. His children are: (1)Francis Marion, (2)Sarah Ann, (3)Alexander, (4)Nancy, (5)Margaret, (7)Andrew Jr., (8)Gordon, (9)Clarissa, (10)William, (11)Elizabeth, and (12)Amanda. If you have any information on any of the MCCRARY/MCCREARY families of Itawamba Co., MS, I I would like to talk with you.
WALKER Willis Taylor Finley Tue Dec 3 08:30:26 1996 - Seeking information for Samuel Walker b. 1776 in SC. He moved his family from Tipton Co. TN to Itawamba Co. abt 1845. About 1858 he moved to What is now Woodruff Co. AR. Issues moving with him: Finis Walker, James B.; Gideon; Lipscomb, and Others. Allied Surnames: Hoagland, Collins, Gideon, Braden, Will share with anyone with links to this Walker and or allied families.
HALE, ANGLIN Michael Caviness Sun Dec 1 09:59:37 1996 - Looking for Mary Caldonia HALE b.12 Aug 1851 d. 12 Dec 1912 in Lee Co. MS m. 27 Feb 1868 in Fulton, ITAWAMBA Co., MS to William Carroll ANGLIN. Need her birth place and parentage.
HOWERTON, AUSTIN Pam Stone Fri Nov 29 22:11:56 1996 - Anyone trying to research the line of JAMES JUDSON HOWERTON, b. Itawamba Co., 4 MAR 1856, m., Lee co., MS 1878,MOLLIE ANNE AUSTIN, d. 31 OCT 1878, Red Oak, Latimer Co., OK. I have the family line back to 1663. Please use E-Mail for queries if UNSURE this is your Howerton. If you are SURE this is, I will send copy of all info, if you provide a triple-stamped, self-addressed manila envelope (folded to fit in a standard business envelope for mailing to me.) Researching MOLLIE ANNE AUSTIN, b. (believe) 5 APR 1863, Lee Co., MS; father may have been JAMES AUSTIN.
CHAMBLEE Bobbe Duvall Sun Nov 24 01:16:27 1996 - Researching CHAMBLEE surname in Itawamba County, MS. I'm descended from Freeman,but interested in corresponding with anyone working on this surname in any line, any county, any state. [Bobbe died in August 2001.]
READ Sandra Walker Sat Nov 23 07:08:23 1996 - Searching for descendents of Andrew Read and wife, Mary Hiskins Read, who settled in Paulding, MS in the 1830-40's after coming to the states from England. My husband is descendent of their son, John READ who married Annie Myers and moved to the MS coast. Other children known to be Mary, Edwin Samuel, Elizabeth, Unity, Daniel Andrew, Richard Mills, and Pauline. Interested in corresponding with any and all READ descendents and exchange of information.
SEE, PEARSALL, SUGG David M. Hobbs Fri Nov 22 00:15:54 1996 - Looking for SEE family of Calhoun Co. MS. Need info on Lewis SEE b.? d. 1870. Married Mary Arkansas PEARSALL (who later married J.C Davis). She d. in 1910. Their son, James Andrew SEE was the father of Marvin, Luther and Prentiss SEE. James Andrew SEE m. Ora SUGG abt 1895. Anyone with info on this family please contact: Thank you!
WHITLOCK, WHITAKER Linda Schmehl Tue Nov 19 21:29:08 1996 - I am searching for any information on the following family: George Whitlock m. Martha "Mattie" Whitaker 1884 in Itawamba Co, MS. Their son, George H. Whitlock was born 13 Feb 1884 in New Albany, Union County, MS. Does anyone have any information on the Whitlock or Whitaker families?
DYER, GHOLSTON, PRICE, SEACOTT Gary Dyer Sun Nov 17 22:17:39 1996 - Searching for DYER , GHOLSTON , PRICE, SEACOTT anywhere any year.
ENNIS, WICKER Betty Teter Fri Nov 15 1996 - I am searching for information on William H. ENNIS (Cherokee Bill ?) 1840-1870 married Martha WICKER 1848-1911. Children were:Benjamin Arter Ennis, b. Nov 6, 1870 Fulton, MS, d. Colgate, Coal County, Oklahoma Oct 1, 1964 Frank (James) Ennis 1874? Fulton MS, Lige ?, Boze ?, Raleigh, Pierce, John, Harvey, Canside ?,Trussy, Mat. Benjamin Arter was my g-grandfather and I have very little information about this family.
STACY, WILLIAMS, BEASLEY Dick Adams Tue Nov 5 00:18:34 1996 - Seeking info on David STACY, born circa 1795, to Elisha STACY and Mary WILLIAMS. Married Alpha O. BEASLEY, 5 November 1823, Morgan County, AL. Lived in Franklin County, AL, 1840. Moved to Itawamba County, MS, late 1840s. Had at least 10 children. Most married in Itawamba County, MS. See Descendants of Bennett Stacy at [Website not online when checked 5/15/2008]
SPEARS Suzanna McMahan Sat Nov 2 06:09:47 1996 - I have a friend in Texas who is trying to find out more about Eliza Ellen SPEARS who was a Choctaw Indian and was either married to or gave birth to a Richard Spears. If you have any information on this lady, please e- mail me at: so I can print it out and mail it to my friend. Thanks! Here is some of the information my friend gave me on Eliza: Born on Sept. 22, 1875 in DeKalb County, Mississippi Died on Feb. 15, 1952 in Memphis, Tennessee Buried in Center Hill Cemetery in Philadelphia, Mississippi with only the name "ElizaBeth" on her tombstone.
BRUNER, PRATT, SURBERT Stanley Bruner Wed Oct 30 08:09:57 1996 - James A.BRUNER married Lucinda C Barnett PRATT, a widow of Thomas Jefferson Pratt, on 20 Sep 1864 Itawamba Co MS. His brother Joseph K Bruner married Frances SURBERT on 29 Mar 1865. The family story is that 2 brothers were out cutting wood at the end of the Civil War or after and some outlaws came upon them and killed them. I suspect that they are buried at the "Old" Friendship Cemetery outside Guntown, but the tombstones have been stolen. Does anyone have any information about renegades, etc. at the end of the war? And especially any knowledge of these killings?
DUNCAN, GALLAWAY Charles M Duncan Tue Oct 29 15:40:27 1996 - DUNCAN, Virgil Jenkins, mar. Nancy Matilda GALLAWAY in Itawamba Co., Ms. They had 15 children. Virgil was b. 1812, probably in Ga. I have no information on Virgil's parents or siblings. I have much more information on Virgil & Nancy's 15 children but I'm trying to save space here. Thank you in advance.
SUGGS Maxine Giles Tue Oct 29 09:12:32 1996 - Seeking info. on Thomas H. SUGGS B 1839 in Itawamba Co., MS. Was on the 1850 census as Henry, father may be Joel Monroe Suggs, and mother Mary. Would like to know of parents and exchange info. with anyone researching or knowing of this family. Thanks.
BELL, ALLEN, FISHER, ANDERSON, WELBORN (WILBORN), HARWELL Mary Anderson Sun Oct 27 17:17:11 1996 -***MARY - THIS E-MAIL ADDRESS IS INCORRECT****BELL RESEARCHERS TRYING TO CONTACT YOU**** Looking for anything on Thomas Will BELL, b.1827-prob. Wilcox Co., Al. m. Martha Nemisis ALLEN in Itawama CO., Dec., 1852, d. at Corinth on 4, Oct. 1862 during battle. In Co, H, 43rd Regiment, Mississippi Infantry. Martha BELL m. William D. FISHER, we do not know what happened to him, but she came to Coryell County, TX. with her children in 1876 without Mr. FISHER. Also, Tillman Thomas ANDERSON, b. June 1829 in GEORGIA, m. Mary WELBORN (WILBORN), b. G., in Itawamba County, 1842. She must have died before 1871, because he married Mary HARWELL in Lafayette County. Tillman moved to Coryell County, Texas, also, and lived there until 1918, when he died. His son George was said to have left MS. under duress, after killing someone. Tillman's sons were James Thomas, Richard Albert, George, Dock M., Frank, daughters ? Alice and Elizabeth. We are at a deadend on these families.
SUGGS Edwin L. Suggs Thu Oct 24 1996 09:01:04 - I am interested in information about Thomas Henry SUGGS, born 1839 in ITAWAMBA COUNTY, MS. He joined the Confederate army at Trenton, MS in 1861. Father is believed to be Joel Monroe Suggs. Mothers name was Mary.
WEAVER, HOOD, FEARS Jim Weaver Wed, Oct 23 1996 16:32:13 1996 - I would like to get and share info on the WEAVERS, HOODS, and FEARS. All lived in Itawamba County ca 1840s to present day.My great-great grandfather :John Middleton Weaver moved to Itawamba Co. from SC by way of GA c1840.My great grandfather Robert, also known as Doc,lived and died just outside Amory,Ms. My grandfather Melvin Weaver was born in Itawamba Co. ca 1890,was a WWI vet and is buried nx to his father .Melvin married Anna Belle Fears.Great Grandpa James Fears's was also from Itawamba Co.My mother Judy Hood Weaver was also born in Tupelo. Grandpa Harrison Hood was born in Itawamba county c1880's Grandpa and his wife Ada Swindle Hood raised 12 children in Itawamba co. They are buried at Mt Pleasant. Looking to share and gain info. P.S. Harrison Hood's sister Minnie is Elvis's, Presley that is, Grandmother.
DABB(S) Jo Hughes Thu, Oct 24 1996 14:23:54 - I am searching for my DABB (s) ancestor - Elizabeth DABB(S) who married Warrin Robbins in 1835 in Noxubee County. I understand that E. H. DABBS was a resident of Itawamba County, MS, in the 1850 MS Census, located in the 6th District, p.302. If anyone has access to this census or has any information regarding the DABBS family, I would be so grateful to hear from them.
DYSON, HALL Merry Prestridge Mon, 21 Oct 1996 16:14:00 - Looking for information on the parents of Troy Thomas DYSON born February 1900 in Prentiss County. His parents (Henry Jourdon DYSON and Dora HALL) were probably born and married in ITAWAMBA County.
WALKER, LOWERY Donna Marlar English Sat, 19 Oct 1996 22:12:14 - 1996 Looking for info on John WALKER, born 19 June 1799 NC and died 15 Mar 1860, Itawamba County. John married Catherine ? and had daughter Martha. Martha married John B. LOWERY in Itawamba 28 Sept 1843. Thanks for any help.
MCCLAIN, DICKINSON, GILMORE La Darla Keith Wed Oct 16 18:47:49 1996 - Seeking information on the family of Roxie Elizabeth McCLAIN who married Burr Frank DICKINSON in Itawamba County, Mississippi in 1883. She had a sister, Octavia Macilla McClain, who married James GILMORE, and a brother, Charles McClain, who eventually came to Texas. If anyone has knowledge of this family, please contact me.
STEPHENS Ruth Kicklighter Sat Oct 12 14:26:03 1996 - Marchiel H, Sarah Jane Rebecca, Mary F., Robert A., and Nancy A.L. STEPHENS all married in Itwamba County between 1861 and 1865. They were all grandchildren of Thomas Stephens who died in Oglethorpe County Georgia. Does anyone know the parents of these children.
EVANS, MCVAY, BURLESON Perry L. Evans Fri Oct 11 19:04:17 1996 - Guy Lawson EVANS b.7/27/1895 -Miss d.2/2/1957 Bassett Ar. Father unknown--Mother either Darthula or Darthia Evans. Grandfather on mother's side Tom or Thomas Evans b&d unknown - married to a Jane McVAY, last known to live in or around Prentiss and/or Itawamba Counties. I understand that during this period it is possible that they were part of Tishomingo County. Guy later married a Lucy A. BURLESON August 29, 1913 in Prentiss County. Any information which assists me in discovering this vital piece of my paternal ancestry would be greatly appreciated. Thanks ahead of time. Perry
DOWNING, CHRISTIAN James H. Downing Thu Oct 3 15:13:42 1996 - Searching for any info on Pleasant Blackwell DOWNING, Itawamba county Mississippi (1810?-1875?). Also, any info on his wife, Jane? CHRISTIAN, children and descendants.
MCCULLOUGH, CHRISTIAN Frank Martin Thu Oct 3 15:16:12 1996 - Seeking siblings and ancestors of James W. MCCULLOUGH. He married Samantha Paralee CHRISTIAN in Itawamba County on September 5, 1861.
VINSON, LONG Jo Carolyn Beebe 12 Sep 1996 - I am looking for information about John VINSON. He married Naomi H.S. LONG in Itawamba County on 1 Nov 1855. Naomi was b on 2 Nov 1819 in AL d 24 Nov 1903 in Prentiss Co MS. She was the dgt of Darling and Temperance LONG. I have no information about John except his father might have been Billy VINSON. John did not return home from the War Between the States.
MCGONICAL Tracy Standley Mon Sep 9 22:19:54 1996 - I'm interested in exchanging information with anyone researching the MCGONIGAL surname in Itawamba Co. between 1800-1840. Thanks!
GILLENTINE Lola Marsal Sat Sep 21 22:01:23 1996 - I am seeking information on my Mother's family.Her father's name was James GILLENTINE. I believe he was born to Jacob R.& Phelia F. GILLENTINE,(the 6th of 7 children)in Itawamba Co.,MS in 1890. Any help greatly appreciated.
HARRISON, ALSUP, CLIFTON John Bales Sun Aug 25 17:13:05 1996 - Looking for descendants of James H.HARRISON, son of Middleton HARRISON and Nancy ALSUP. Born in MS on 24 Sep 1838, d. 07 Dec 1893 in Itawamba Co. Marriage to Mary F. CLIFTON on 12 Dec 1866 in Itawamba Co. Known children: J. H. M. (Henry), Minnie, Willis R., Newman C., Annie, William E., and Clifton Claude. Would like to exchange information on Harrison descendants.