Itawamba County, Mississippi Queries: Jul-Sep 1997

Surname Submitter Query
MCGAUGHEY, STEPHENS Jody Long Mon Sep 29 18:46:41 1997 - Seeking information on Alexander and Lucinda (STEPHENS) MCGAUGHEY. They were married 7 August 1834 in LOWNDES CO., MS. They were living in MONROE CO., MS at the time of the 1850 census. They had the following children: Martha, Mary E., John C., Sarah, Hugh, Margaret, and James. Alexander MCGAUGHEY was the son of Alexander MCGAUGHEY, SR. Lucinda STEPHENS was born in SC. John A. STEPHENS, who was living in ITAWAMBA CO.,MS in 1850, may have been her brother.
KELSO, MAXCY Sandra Noordhof Sat Sep 27 19:32:54 1997 - I am looking for help to find info on Issac H. KELSO who married Sarah Jane Maxcy June 18,1844. Sarah died on April 2, 1868 and Issac married Mary Francis (Fannie) S. Organ on June 9,1870. Issac KELSO died before April 1882. Children of Issac and Sarah KELSO were Mary E. 1846, Letha Angeline 1848, Robert S. 1849, Desdemona C. 1852, John W. 1855, Issac N. 1859 and Hugh Andrew 1863. Hugh Andrew KELSO is my great grandfather and he married Lavenia Taylor Oct.22,1887. He had a son Walter Davis Kelso that married Ada Pearl Tucker. They had a son Harley Haze KELSO that Married Blanche A. Thronebury (my parents). If you can help me with any info please get in touch.
TUCKER, HOOD, KELSO Sandra Noordhof Sat Sep 27 19:08:17 1997 - I am looking for information on TUCKERS that lived in ITAWAMBA CO. during the possible late 1800's and earley 1900's.Iknow they were in Fulton Miss. in 1907 because of a picture my father has. Henry TUCKER was married to Martha Hood and their children were Mattie, Noon, Ella, Monroe, Lonzo, Ada Pearl, Burdie, Curtis, Esker, Henry and Connard. My Grandmother was Ada Pearl TUCKER and she married Walter Kelso and died in 1929-1931 in Fulton Miss. If you have any info please contact me.
NEWELL Bill Taylor Tue Sep 16 12:10:32 1997 - My ancestors are the Newells who have lived in Itawamba Co. since latter 19th century. They married Castleberrys, Coles, Hallmarks, Littles, and Montgomerys. Would like to hear from anybody having a connection to any of these lines.
BEAVERS Jenny Beasley Mon Aug 25 20:08:14 1997 - Looking for Allen and Elizabeth(Lindsay) BEAVERS. Lived in Itwamba 1840-1870. Need where buried and any other info on them. Looking for any living relatives.
CROMEANS Debbie Scott Mon Aug 18 19:30:21 1997 - Looking for any information on Asa CROMEANS married to Martha. Had 6 sons: A. Jackson, Thomas, Francis, James, Josiah and George and 1 daughter: Ammanda A. Listed on the 1840 census of ITAWAMBA County. Asa, Martha and 4 sons moved to Texas in 1883.
LONG Sherri Parks Mon Aug 18 07:15:47 1997 - I am looking for information about the LONG family. George Long, his son William Wade or Wade Hampton LONG, and his son Joseph Solomon LONG. Apparantly they lived in the following counties in Mississippi. Union, Lee, Pontotoc, Itawamba. Please contact me if you have any information.
WHITESIDE, WILDER Ken Bowen Sun Aug 17 16:36:48 1997 - I am trying to find who the parents were of MARY ELIZABETH WHITESIDE. She was born in Tennessee on Jan 4, 1844 and died in Pontotoc County, Mississippi. She married LEANDER ROEBUCK WILDER on Jan 13, 1861. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
ABEL 'ABE' RUSHING Belinda Houston Tue Aug 5 11:52:34 1997 - am seeking information regarding his parents and where they lived before moving to MS. He was in CW (have his outfit name). He died in Itawamba County and is buried at Oak Grove Cemetery. After his death, his family moved to Prentiss County.
LEECH, McGAUGHEY Larry Clayton Mon Aug 4 12:14:54 1997 - Seeking info on two physicians in 1860 ITAWAMBA census in Richmond P.O.: Dr. Joseph Leech, b 1819 wife or dau Cynthia b 1838 Dr. Nehemiah McGaughey, b. 1834
LYNN, CHAMBLEE Bobbe Duvall (Deceased) Sat Aug 2 22:45:41 1997 - Looking for information about W. M. LYNN,b. 15 Oct 1831, d. Oct 15 1859, husband of Ann Eliza Chamblee. He is buried in the Chamblee Family Cemetery in Itawamba County. Would like to correspond with any LYNN researchers.
HARDEN, PIERCE Cindy Anders Fri Aug 1 06:01:10 1997 - HARDEN - I am looking for any info on my great grandfather John Richard Harden who married Diliah Pierce. My grandmother is one of their daughters (Runa Harden Moore). Any info would be greatly appreciated.
THRASHER, MOSS Gayla Soo Tue Jul 29 17:38:33 1997 - I am looking for information regarding Sarah THRASHER who married James M. MOSS in Itawamba County MS on October 29, 1863. Please E-mail me at GAYLASOO@AOL.COM.
HIGGINBOTHAM, CODY Jerry Lee Fri Jul 25 18:42:09 1997 - Looking for the Higginbotham family. A Georgia Ann Higginbotham was born in Smithville, Mississippi and she married William CODY from Detroit AL on Nov 10, 1881.
POTTS Anna Robinson Fri Jul 25 19:08:47 1997 - I'm interested in WANEY POTTS, b. August 13, 1884 in POTTS CAMP, ITAWAMBA County,Ms. She is my great grandmother. Married John Andy Camp. My father told me that Waney was half Indian. Supposely her father and maybe her mother came off the Trail of Tears on the march West. If you have any information, please e-mail me. Thank you.
HOWELL, FRETWELL, BLACK Kay Kiefner Wed, 23 Jul 1997 20:13:31 - James Jackson Howell b. 1841, GA 1st m. Mary Eliz. Fretwell, Walker Co., AL, 2nd m. Lydia Black c. 1868, Walker/Winston Co., Al. James J. and Lydia moved to Itawamba Co. 1888-89. Am interested in children of both marriages and their families. William E., Thomas, Sarah J. Howell Hefner, George Washington, James Monroe, Joseph Taylor, John A., Arthur Benton, Benjamin Harrison.
WINTERS, McNEESE Mary Lemmenes Fri, 18 Jul 97 23:09:39 PDT - I am trying to trace my family and this is the last known fact I have. I am hoping that you could help me along with a little more information. My GGgrandfather married in Itawamba in 1842. George W. Winters (but my name was Winter) married Cintha Ann McNeese sometime in 1842. He was born in Tn, 1820. I don't have a town or county. Cintha was born in about 1824 somewhere in SC. I don't have a town or county for her either. I don't know their families names or anything else about them. Is there anyway that you can help me?
PIERCE Lynn Pierce Appling Sun, 20 Jul 1997 21:41:20 - I am seeking info on John P. Pierce who is buried in Kirkville Cemetery. He was in the CSA - Company A 17th MS - killed at the battle of Lookout Mountain. Was his father James Parilla Pierce. Anyone researching the Pierce family in the NW MS Counties, please contact me.
KEETON, NESMITH Floyd A. Guthrie Thu, 17 Jul 1997 21:55:14 - Looking for any infomation on John A. Keeton b 1853 Al d 1935 and is buried in Ridge Cemetery, Itawamba Co., Al. His wife was Luzine Nesmith b Walker Co., Al. 1859 d 1941 and buried also in Ridge Cemetery. Need infomation on their children.
MEADOR, MEADOWS, ELLIOTT Juanita Cooper Johnson I am interested in knowing if there are still family members of the Meador/Meadows and Elliott families in Itawamba. William John Meadows was there as early as 1835 and his daughter Mary Elizabeth married Obadiah Monroe Meador there in 1850. I understand that two of Obadiah's brothers married Elliott girls there, also. Believe Meredith Mobley Meador was there after 1852 and probably died there. Any help appreciated.
TUCKER Carol Cantrell Sun Jul 6 13:31:33 1997 - I am look for the Tuckers in Itawamba county. Silas Tucker moved there from Alabama in the early 1860,s. His father was George Tucker, Jr., who was born in Georgia and died in Marion County, Alabama. Any information would be appreciated.
GOOGE Kay Kiefner Sat Jul 5 12:14:45 1997 - JOSEPH M. GOOGE and ELIZABETH ROGERS GOOGE moved to Itawamba County in the mid 1800's. They had the following children: Elias Rogers b. 1845 Floyd Co., GA, Sallie A. b. 1853, married PIERCE, Martha J. b. 1856, William J. b. 1859, J.H. b. 1865, Rosa Lee b. 1866 m. Francis Marion JOHNSON,and Jack. Jack became sheriff of Prentiss Co., MS. Interested in any information on this family including alternate spellings of name GOOGE.