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Descendancy Narrative of John Tandy Walker Fitts

 

 

 

A.  Woodson P.2 FITTS.  (It is said that Woodson fought in the War of 1812 as a lieutenant under General Andrew Jackson at New Orleans. He came to Tennessee about 1822. His death place in Eddyville was covered over when a dam was built. According to Ranae Shurtz of Medford, OR)

He was born on 22 Aug 1789.  He married Tabbitha WINFREY, daughter of David Nicholas WINFREY and Achsah TUCK, on 14 Nov 1811 at Halifax, Halifax Co., VA.  He sold property at Smith Co., TN, on 23 Nov 1835  (a tract of land on Bluff Creek).1  Woodson Fitts signed the Petition of Smith County inhabitants regarding county line between Smith and Cannon Counties in 1837 at Smith Co., TN.2  He sold property at Smith Co., TN, on 8 Feb 1839  (A tract of land on the Caney Fork).3  He sold property at DeKalb Co., TN, on 13 Apr 1844  (100 acres in the 23rd District).4  He died circa 1850 at Eddyville, Lyon Co., KY.

 

1.  Mary Woodson3 FITTS died.  She was born on 25 Dec 1812.

 

2.  Sary Adkinson3 FITTS.  (Renae Shultz, of the Fitts family, Meford OR has "GARY" instead of Sary.  Don't know which is right because I don't yet have a marriage record. ) She was born on 8 Apr 1815.

 

3.  John Tuck Richardson3 FITTS was born on 31 Dec 1817 at Halifax Co., VA.  He married Delilah before 1836.  John was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at South Division, Smith Co., TN.5  He was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at P. O. Centerville, Carol Township, Reynolds Co., MO.6  He married Lottie before 1870.  He was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Carroll, Reynolds Co., MO.7  He married Mary CONWAY on 8 Nov 1875 at Carroll Township, Reynolds Co., MO.  He was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Carroll, Reynolds Co., MO.8  John was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Carroll Township, Reynolds Co., MO.9  He died after 1901 at Reynolds Co., MO.

 

a)  Catherine4 FITTS married Thomas W. SMITH.  She was born circa 1836.  She was listed as a household member living with John Tuck Richardson FITTS in the 1850 Census at South Division, Smith Co., TN.5  Catherine was listed as Thomas W. SMITH's wife on the 1880 Census at Carroll, Reynolds Co., MO.10  She died in 1912.

 

(1)  James W.5 SMITH was born circa 1856 at IL.  He was listed as a son in Thomas W. SMITH's household on the 1880 Census at Carroll, Reynolds Co., MO.10

 

(2)  John B5 SMITH was born circa 1860 at IL.  He was listed as a son in Thomas W. SMITH's household on the 1880 Census at Carroll, Reynolds Co., MO.10

 

(3)  Albert H.5 SMITH was born circa 1870 at MO.  He was listed as a son in Thomas W. SMITH's household on the 1880 Census at Carroll, Reynolds Co., MO.10

 

(4)  Mary5 LETT was born circa 1871 at IL.  She was listed as a daughter in Thomas W. SMITH's household on the 1880 Census at Carroll, Reynolds Co., MO.10

 

(5)  Martha5 SMITH is still living.

 

b)  Martha Frances4 FITTS was born on 16 Dec 1842 at Smith Co., TN.  She was listed as a household member living with John Tuck Richardson FITTS in the 1850 Census at South Division, Smith Co., TN.5  She married Martin S. TROUTMAN before 1860.  She was listed as a household member living with Martin S. TROUTMAN on the 1870 Census at Carroll, Reynolds Co., MO.11  Martha was listed as Martin S. TROUTMAN's wife on the 1880 Census at Carroll, Reynolds Co., MO.8  She died on 17 Jul 1905 at age 62.

 

c)  Erastus4 FITTS married Sarah E.  He was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census.12  He was born in 1844.  He was listed as a household member living with John Tuck Richardson FITTS in the 1850 Census at South Division, Smith Co., TN.5  He was listed as a household member living with John Tuck Richardson FITTS in the 1860 Census at P. O. Centerville, Carol Township, Reynolds Co., MO.6  He was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Dover, Pope Co., AR.13  He died after 1880.

 

(1)  Sarah Francis5 FITTS was listed as a household member living with Erastus FITTS on the 1870 Census.12  She was born circa 1866 at MO.  She was listed as a daughter in Erastus FITTS's household on the 1880 Census at Dover, Pope Co., AR.13

 

(2)  William H. L.5 FITTS was listed as a household member living with Erastus FITTS on the 1870 Census.12  He was born circa 1869 at MO.  He was listed as a son in Erastus FITTS's household on the 1880 Census at Dover, Pope Co., AR.13

 

(3)  Robert N.5 FITTS was born circa 1872 at MO.  He was listed as a son in Erastus FITTS's household on the 1880 Census at Dover, Pope Co., AR.13

 

(4)  Benet E.5 FITTS is still living.

 

d)  Bennett Collins4 FITTS was born on 5 Nov 1845 at Smith Co., TN.  He was listed as a household member living with John Tuck Richardson FITTS in the 1850 Census at South Division, Smith Co., TN.5  He was listed as a household member living with John Tuck Richardson FITTS in the 1860 Census at P. O. Centerville, Carol Township, Reynolds Co., MO.6  He married Missouri Ann HODGES, daughter of William G. HODGES and Anna FRY, in 1865 at Reynolds Co., MO.  He was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Carroll, Reynolds Co., MO.7  Bennett was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Carroll Township, Reynolds Co., MO.14  He died on 23 Mar 1927 at St. Francois Township, St. Francois Co., MO, at age 81.  He was buried on 25 Mar 1927 at Knights of the Pythias Cemetery Arcadia, Iron Co., MO.

 

(1)  Lucy5 FITTS was born circa 1866 at MO.  She was listed as a household member living with Bennett Collins FITTS on the 1870 Census at Carroll, Reynolds Co., MO.7

 

(2)  Ellen5 FITTS was born circa 1867 at MO.  She was listed as a household member living with Bennett Collins FITTS on the 1870 Census at Carroll, Reynolds Co., MO.7

 

(3)  John5 FITTS was born on 21 Oct 1869 at MO.  He was listed as a household member living with Bennett Collins FITTS on the 1870 Census at Carroll, Reynolds Co., MO.7  He died on 8 Jan 1913 at age 43.15

 

(4)  Ida Mae5 FITTS was born on 3 Apr 1873 at Reynolds Co., MO.16  She married Robert English POLK, son of William W. POLK and Anna NEELY, circa 12 Mar 1896 at Reynolds Co., MO.16  As of circa 12 Mar 1896, her married name was POLK.16  She died on 19 Mar 1960 at age 86.16  She was buried after 19 Mar 1960 at Polk Memorial Cemetery, Reynolds Co., MO.16

 

(a)  Ethel6 POLK16,16,16 is still living.

 

(b)  Everett Elvie6 POLK16,16,16 married Susie Anna BECK.16  He was born on 5 Oct 1899.16  He died on 6 Jul 1981 at age 81.16

 

(c)  Gladys Lora6 POLK married Alfred BRAWLEY.  She was born on 13 Apr 1902.16  She died on 30 Jan 1983 at age 80.16

 

i)  Lillian Rosemary7 BRAWLEY is still living.

 

(a)  Susan8 BRUNELLI is still living.

 

(d)  William Bennett6 POLK16,16,16 married Dorothy Mae CHUMLEY.16  He was born on 14 Sep 1905.16  He died on 23 Dec 1943 at age 38.16

 

(e)  Sanford Paul6 POLK16,16,16 is still living.

 

(5)  Alice5 FITTS was born in Oct 1883 at MO.  Alice FITTS was listed as a daughter in Bennett Collins FITTS's household on the 1900 Census at Carroll Township, Reynolds Co., MO.14

 

(6)  Grover C.5 FITTS was born on 1 Jul 1886.15  He was listed as a son in Bennett Collins FITTS's household on the 1900 Census at Carroll Township, Reynolds Co., MO.14  He died on 25 Jul 1924 at age 38.15

 

(7)  Hiram L.5 FITTS was born in Aug 1888 at MO.  He was listed as a son in Bennett Collins FITTS's household on the 1900 Census at Carroll Township, Reynolds Co., MO.14

 

e)  William Wootson4 FITTS was born in Dec 1849.  He was listed as a household member living with John Tuck Richardson FITTS in the 1850 Census at South Division, Smith Co., TN.5  He was listed as a household member living with John Tuck Richardson FITTS in the 1860 Census at P. O. Centerville, Carol Township, Reynolds Co., MO.6  He was listed as a household member living with John Tuck Richardson FITTS on the 1870 Census at Carroll, Reynolds Co., MO.7  He married Emaline JENNINGS in 1871.  He was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Dover, Pope Co., AR.17  William was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Carroll Township, Reynolds Co., MO.18  He died on 16 Jun 1926 at Dent Co., MO, at age 76.  He was buried on 17 Jun 1926 at Miner Cemetery Doss, Dent Co., MO.

 

(1)  (--?--)5 FITTS died before 25 Jun 1900.

 

(2)  (--?--)5 FITTS died before 25 Jun 1900.

 

(3)  Arminita5 FITTS was born in Dec 1884 at MO.  Arminita FITTS was listed as a daughter in William Wootson FITTS's household on the 1900 Census at Carroll Township, Reynolds Co., MO.18

 

(4)  Ella5 FITTS was born in Sep 1887 at MO.  Ella FITTS was listed as a daughter in William Wootson FITTS's household on the 1900 Census at Carroll Township, Reynolds Co., MO.18

 

(5)  Ollie5 FITTS.  Her married name was MOORE.  She married Jesse Allen MOORE.  She was born in Apr 1891 at MO.  Ollie FITTS was listed as a daughter in William Wootson FITTS's household on the 1900 Census at Carroll Township, Reynolds Co., MO.18

 

(6)  Cordelia5 FITTS was born in May 1892 at MO.  Cordelia FITTS was listed as a daughter in William Wootson FITTS's household on the 1900 Census at Carroll Township, Reynolds Co., MO.18

 

(7)  Myrtle5 FITTS is still living.

 

f)  Nancy Caroline4 FITTS was born on 14 Feb 1851 at Smith Co., TN.  She was listed as a household member living with John Tuck Richardson FITTS in the 1860 Census at P. O. Centerville, Carol Township, Reynolds Co., MO.6  She married William Benjamin MESSER on 17 Jun 1869.  She was listed as a household member living with William Benjamin MESSER on the 1870 Census at Carroll, Reynolds Co., MO.7  Nancy was listed as William Benjamin MESSER's wife on the 1880 Census at Carroll, Reynolds Co., MO.19  Nancy was listed as William Benjamin MESSER's wife on the 1900 Census at Carroll Township, Reynolds Co., MO.20  She died on 27 Jul 1934 at age 83.

 

(1)  John5 MESSER was born circa 1868 at MO.  He was listed as a household member living with William Benjamin MESSER on the 1870 Census at Carroll, Reynolds Co., MO.7

 

(2)  Henry5 MESSER was born circa 1870 at MO.  He was listed as a son in William Benjamin MESSER's household on the 1880 Census at Carroll, Reynolds Co., MO.19

 

(3)  Gentry5 MESSER was born circa 1872 at MO.  He was listed as a son in William Benjamin MESSER's household on the 1880 Census at Carroll, Reynolds Co., MO.19

 

(4)  Edward5 MESSER is still living.

 

(5)  Ellen5 MESSER is still living.

 

(6)  Lucy5 MESSER is still living.

 

(7)  Arthur5 MESSER was born in Mar 1885 at MO.

 

(8)  Stella5 MESSER was born in Jun 1887.

 

(9)  Bertha5 MESSER was born in Mar 1892 at MO.

 

(10)  Louis5 MESSER is still living.

 

4.  Nancy Oliver3 FITTS was born on 25 Apr 1820 at Virginia.  She married Samuel Pickney William MAXWELL, son of John MAXWELL and Elizabeth COVINGTON, before 1839.  Nancy was probably a free white female, age 15 and under 20, in Samuel Pickney William MAXWELL's household, on the 1840 Census at Smith Co., TN.21  She was listed as a household member living with Samuel Pickney William MAXWELL in the 1850 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.22  She was listed as a household member living with Samuel Pickney William MAXWELL in the 1860 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.23  She was listed as a household member living with Samuel Pickney William MAXWELL on the 1870 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.24  Nancy was listed as Samuel Pickney William MAXWELL's wife on the 1880 Census at 9th Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.25  She died on 17 Aug 1886 at age 66.

 

a)  James Jarvis4 MAXWELL was born on 17 Jan 1840 at Smith Co., TN.  James was probably a free white male, under 5 years old, in Samuel Pickney William MAXWELL's household, on the 1840 Census at Smith Co., TN.21  He was listed as a household member living with Samuel Pickney William MAXWELL in the 1850 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.22  He was listed as a household member living with Samuel Pickney William MAXWELL in the 1860 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.23  He married Elizabeth Jane ROBINSON on 17 Jan 1864 at DeKalb Co., TN.26  He was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at District 15, DeKalb Co., TN.27  He died on 8 Nov 1895 at Nashville, TN, at age 55.

 

(1)  Mary Francis5 MAXWELL married William Washington KERR on 9 May 1888 at Davidson Co., TN.

 

(a)  Sara Madeline6 KERR is still living.

 

i)  Diana Gayle7 FREY is still living.

 

(a)  Valerie8 WELSH is still living.

 

(2)  Margaret5 MAXWELL28,28,28 was born circa 1866 at TN.28  She was listed as a household member living with James Jarvis MAXWELL on the 1870 Census at District 15, DeKalb Co., TN.27

 

(3)  William S.5 MAXWELL27,27,27 was born circa 1867 at TN.27  He was listed as a household member living with James Jarvis MAXWELL on the 1870 Census at District 15, DeKalb Co., TN.27

 

(4)  Ulisses5 MAXWELL29,29,29 was born circa 1869 at TN.29  He was listed as a household member living with James Jarvis MAXWELL on the 1870 Census at District 15, DeKalb Co., TN.27

 

b)  Margaret Frances4 MAXWELL was born circa 1841.  She was listed as a household member living with Samuel Pickney William MAXWELL in the 1850 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.22  She married James L. ROBINSON, son of Jonas ROBINSON and Fannie HINDSLEY, on 13 May 1858 at DeKalb Co., TN.30  As of 13 May 1858, her married name was ROBINSON.30  She was listed as a household member living with James L. ROBINSON in the 1860 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.23  She was listed as a household member living with James L. ROBINSON on the 1870 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.31  Margaret was listed as James L. ROBINSON's wife on the 1880 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.32  She died before 1886.

 

(1)  Joseph5 ROBINSON died.  He was born circa 1860.  He was listed as a household member living with James L. ROBINSON on the 1870 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.31

 

(2)  William B.5 ROBINSON died.  He was born circa 1863.  He was listed as a household member living with James L. ROBINSON on the 1870 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.31  He was listed as a son in James L. ROBINSON's household on the 1880 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.32

 

(3)  Mandy L.5 ROBINSON died.  She was born circa 1866.  She was listed as a household member living with James L. ROBINSON on the 1870 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.31

 

(4)  John D.5 ROBINSON died.  He was born circa 1868.  He was listed as a household member living with James L. ROBINSON on the 1870 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.31  He was listed as a son in James L. ROBINSON's household on the 1880 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.32

 

(5)  Nancy5 ROBINSON died.  She was born circa Mar 1870.  She was listed as a household member living with James L. ROBINSON on the 1870 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.31  She was listed as a daughter in James L. ROBINSON's household on the 1880 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.32

 

(6)  Lonzo5 ROBINSON died.  He was born circa 1872.  He was listed as a son in James L. ROBINSON's household on the 1880 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.32

 

(7)  Samuel5 ROBINSON died.  He was born in Feb 1874.  He was listed as a son in James L. ROBINSON's household on the 1880 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.32  He married Belle STARNES on 9 Mar 1895 at DeKalb Co., TN.33  Samuel was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.34

 

(a)  Nellie6 ROBINSON died.  She was born in Jan 1896.  Nellie ROBINSON was listed as a daughter in Samuel ROBINSON's household on the 1900 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.34

 

(b)  Fay6 ROBINSON died.  She was born in 1897.  Fay ROBINSON was listed as a daughter in Samuel ROBINSON's household on the 1900 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.34

 

(c)  ROBINSON6 died.  She was born in Nov 1899.  ROBINSON was listed as a daughter in Samuel ROBINSON's household on the 1900 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.34

 

(8)  Melissa5 ROBINSON died.  She was born circa 1878.  She was listed as a daughter in James L. ROBINSON's household on the 1880 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.32

 

(9)  Maggie Bell5 ROBINSON.  TAll.  She was born on 30 Jun 1879 at DeKalb Co., TN.  She married Felix Wilson NIXON, son of Robert NIXON and Mary A. (Matilda) JONES, on 23 Jul 1896 at DeKalb Co., TN.35,36  She sold property at a tract of land in the 15th District, DeKalb Co., TN, on 23 Nov 1897  (Felix Nixon and wife, maggie, to Ira Nixon a tract of land in the 15th District).37  Maggie was listed as Felix Wilson NIXON's wife on the 1900 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.  Maggie was listed as Felix Wilson NIXON's wife on the 1910 Census at Justice Precinct No. 6, Collin Co., TX.38  She lived on 23 Aug 1918 at Rt.2, Frisco, Denton Co., TX.39  She was listed as Felix Wilson NIXON's wife on the 1920 Census at Denton Co., TX.40  She was listed as a wife in Felix Wilson NIXON's household on the 1930 Census on 12 Apr 1930 at J. Precinct 6 (Part), Collin Co., TX.41  She died on 28 Apr 1968 at Wysong Center, McKinney, Collin Co., TX, at age 88  (Congestive heart failure).42  She was buried on 30 Apr 1968 at Pecan Grove Cemetery McKinney, Collin Co., TX.43

 

(a)  Wilson Grady6 NIXON39 was born on 14 Aug 1897 at DeKalb Co., TN.39  He was listed as a son in Felix Wilson NIXON's household on the 1900 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.  He was listed as a son in Felix Wilson NIXON's household on the 1910 Census at Justice Precinct No. 6, Collin Co., TX.38  He married Lula Belle (--?--) circa 1917.  He lived on 23 Aug 1918 at RFD 2, Frisco, Texas.39  Wilson was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Part of J. P Precinct # 7, Collin Co., TX.44  He was (an unknown value) on 14 Apr 1930 at Truck driver at the flour mill, Collin Co., TX.45  He was listed as the Head of Family on the 1930 Census on 14 Apr 1930 at McKinney, Collin Co., TX.46  He died before 16 Aug 1993.

 

i)  Nona M7 NIXON is still living.

 

ii)  Nerta7 NIXON is still living.

 

iii)  Clifford7 NIXON is still living.

 

(b)  Lillie6 NIXON.  Her married name was ALEXANDER.  She was born in May 1899 at DeKalb Co., TN.  Lillie NIXON was listed as a daughter in Felix Wilson NIXON's household on the 1900 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.  She was listed as a daughter in Felix Wilson NIXON's household on the 1910 Census at Justice Precinct No. 6, Collin Co., TX.38  She was listed as a daughter in Felix Wilson NIXON's household on the 1920 Census at Denton Co., TX.40  She married James Leonard ALEXANDER, son of Andrew ALEXANDER, circa 1924.  She was listed as a wife in James Leonard ALEXANDER's household on the 1930 Census on 14 Apr 1930 at Mabank, Kaufman Co., TX.47  She died before 16 Aug 1993.

 

i)  Joyce7 ALEXANDER is still living.

 

ii)  Dorothy7 ALEXANDER is still living.

 

iii)  Anneita Ruth7 ALEXANDER is still living.

 

(c)  Lonnie6 NIXON was born on 10 Mar 1901 at Prosper, Collin Co., TX.  He was listed as a son in Felix Wilson NIXON's household on the 1910 Census at Justice Precinct No. 6, Collin Co., TX.38  He married Inez BEACHETER before 10 Dec 1929.  He died on 4 Sep 1975 at Collin Co., TX, at age 74.

 

i)  Mary Louise7 NIXON is still living.

 

(d)  Allie Myrtle6 NIXON was born on 9 Feb 1903 at Prosper, Collin Co., TX.48  She was listed as a daughter in Felix Wilson NIXON's household on the 1910 Census at Justice Precinct No. 6, Collin Co., TX.38  She was listed as a daughter in Felix Wilson NIXON's household on the 1920 Census at Denton Co., TX.40  She was listed as a daughter in Felix Wilson NIXON's household in the 1930 Census on 12 Apr 1930 at J. Precinct 6 (Part), Collin Co., TX.41  She married Robert Caswell MCCORMICK before 3 Nov 1942.  As of 3 Nov 1942, her married name was MCCORMICK.  She lived on 24 Nov 1962 at Frisco, Collin Co., TX.48  She lived on 16 Aug 1993 at The Colony, Denton Co., TX.  She died on 5 Mar 1996 at age 93.

 

i)  Denny Clay7 MCCORMICK is still living.

 

(e)  Eula6 NIXON lived.  She was born circa 1905 at Prosper, Collin Co., TX.  She was listed as a daughter in Felix Wilson NIXON's household on the 1910 Census at Justice Precinct No. 6, Collin Co., TX.38  She was listed as a daughter in Felix Wilson NIXON's household on the 1920 Census at Denton Co., TX.40  She was listed as a daughter in Felix Wilson NIXON's household in the 1930 Census on 12 Apr 1930 at J. Precinct 6 (Part), Collin Co., TX.41  She died before 16 Aug 1993.

 

(f)  Johnnie Clarence6 NIXON was born on 8 Jun 1907 at Frisco, Denton Co., TX.49  He was listed as a son in Felix Wilson NIXON's household on the 1910 Census at Justice Precinct No. 6, Collin Co., TX.38  He was listed as a son in Felix Wilson NIXON's household on the 1920 Census at Denton Co., TX.40  He was listed as a son in Felix Wilson NIXON's household in the 1930 Census on 12 Apr 1930 at J. Precinct 6 (Part), Collin Co., TX.41  He lived on 20 Sep 1937 at Frisco, Denton Co., TX.50  He lived on 18 Aug 1941 at 4218 Carl St., Dallas, Dallas Co., TX.  He married Gwendolyne (Tee) FOY, daughter of James FOY and Jennie Kay WHEATLEY, circa 1943  (Gwendolyne and Johnnie were married on August 12th of some year about 1943).  He was employed by guard during WWII--- Airforce base in 1945 at Civil Service, Amarillo, Potter Co., TX.  He was employed by mechanics - Owner of business in 1946 at Nick's Garage, Amarillo, Potter Co., TX.  He lived with Gwendolyne (Tee) FOY and Arlene Gailya NIXON on 19 Jul 1946 at 1910 Fillmore St., Amarillo, Potter Co., TX.51  He lived with Gwendolyne (Tee) FOY and Arlene Gailya NIXON on 16 May 1949 at Amarillo, Potter Co., TX.52  He was employed by Aircraft mechanic in 1950 at General Dynamics & LTV, Fort Worth, Tarrant Co., TX.  He was employed by Aircraft Mechanic in 1955.  He was employed by hotel owner in 1964 at Wyoming Hotel, Big Spring, Howard Co., TX.  He and Gwendolyne (Tee) FOY were divorced on 10 Feb 1972 at Big Spring, Howard Co., TX.53  He died on 13 Aug 1987 at Big Spring, Howard Co., TX, at age 80.54  He was buried on 16 Aug 1987 at Becton Cemetery, Lubbock Co., TX.54

 

i)  Arlene Gailya7 NIXON is still living.

 

(a)  Susan Michelle8 KRUEGER is still living.

 

(b)  John David8 KRUEGER is still living.

 

i)  John (Jay) Asher9 KRUEGER is still living.

 

(c)  Keith Richard8 KRUEGER is still living.

 

(d)  Scott Nixon8 KRUEGER is still living.

 

(e)  Karen Arlene8 KRUEGER is still living.

 

(g)  Opal Lola6 NIXON was born on 12 Jun 1909 at Frisco, Collin Co., TX.55  She was listed as a daughter in Felix Wilson NIXON's household on the 1910 Census at Justice Precinct No. 6, Collin Co., TX.38  She was listed as a daughter in Felix Wilson NIXON's household on the 1920 Census at Denton Co., TX.40  She was listed as a daughter in Felix Wilson NIXON's household in the 1930 Census on 12 Apr 1930 at J. Precinct 6 (Part), Collin Co., TX.41  She married Edward Jones BLACKETER before 1953.  She lived on 21 Oct 1953 at Allen, TX.55  She lived on 16 Aug 1993 at The Colony, Denton Co., TX.  She died on 11 Jan 1997 at age 87  (75013  - zip code of last known residence).55

 

i)  Gary Jones7 BLACKETER is still living.

 

(h)  Farris Whetsel6 NIXON.  Might have been F.W.  He was born on 9 Jun 1912 at Little Elm, Denton Co., TX.56  He was listed as a son in Felix Wilson NIXON's household on the 1920 Census at Denton Co., TX.40  He was listed as a son in Felix Wilson NIXON's household in the 1930 Census on 12 Apr 1930 at J. Precinct 6 (Part), Collin Co., TX.41  He lived on 2 Mar 1937 at Frisco, Collin Co., TX.56  He married Bernice Leonore WALKER, daughter of John Franklin WALKER and Iva Myrtle SHOULDERS, before 30 Sep 1937.  He died on 16 Aug 1993 at Weatherford Nursing Home, Aledo, Parker Co., TX, at age 81  (Publication Date: August 18, 1993 Source: The Fort Worth Star-Telegram Page: 21 FORT WORTH - Farris W. Nixon, an insurance sales representative, died Monday at a Weatherford nursing home. He was 81. Graveside service will be at 3 p.m. Thursday at Little Elm Cemetery in Denton County. Mount Olivet Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Mr. Nixon was born in Collin County. He was an Air Force veteran of World War II.  Survivors: Son, Terry Nixon of Weatherford; and two sisters, Opal Blacketer and Allie McCormick, both of The Colony

 

).  He was buried on 19 Aug 1993 at Little Elm Cemetery, Denton Co., TX.

 

i)  Terry Randall7 NIXON is still living.

 

(i)  Joyce Fern6 NIXON is still living.

 

i)  Ronnie Fred7 COULTER is still living.

 

ii)  Donald Wayne7 COULTER is still living.

 

iii)  Sharon Annette7 COULTER57,57 is still living.

 

(j)  William (Bill) Clinton6 NIXON.  Possibly a Sgt in the Army Stationed in German in early 1940's.

 

Probably is Clinton Nixon found in SSDI with following information:

SSN 452-22-4671 Born 12 Aug 1924 Died Dec 1955.  He married Annie Ernestine HUTSON.  He was born on 12 Aug 1924 at Texas.58  He was listed as a son in Felix Wilson NIXON's household in the 1930 Census on 12 Apr 1930 at J. Precinct 6 (Part), Collin Co., TX.41  He died on 24 Dec 1955 at age 31  (died in motorcycle accident, outside McKinney,  Denton area, date is sometime in 50's).58

 

i)  Grady Gordon7 NIXON58 is still living.

 

ii)  Larry Clinton7 NIXON is still living.

 

c)  Amanda E.4 MAXWELL was born circa 1843.  She was listed as a household member living with Samuel Pickney William MAXWELL in the 1850 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.22  She married Albert DAVIS on 15 Mar 1860.  She was listed as a household member living with Albert DAVIS in the 1860 Census at The 12 District, Liberty, DeKalb Co., TN.59  She was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at District 15, DeKalb Co., TN.60  She died after 1880.  She was listed as a daughter in Samuel Pickney William MAXWELL's household on the 1880 Census at 9th Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.25  Amanda was listed as a mother in Malisa DAVIS's household on the 1900 Census at Smithville, DeKalb, TN.61

 

(1)  Malisa5 DAVIS was born circa 1862 at TN.  She was listed as a household member living with Amanda E. MAXWELL on the 1870 Census at District 15, DeKalb Co., TN.60  She was listed as a granddaughter in Samuel Pickney William MAXWELL's household on the 1880 Census at 9th Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.25  She married D. G. EATON on 26 Nov 1882.62  She had 5 children.61  Malisa was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Smithville, DeKalb, TN.61

 

(a)  (--?--)6 EATON63,63,63 died before 1900.63

 

(b)  (--?--)6 EATON61,61,61 died before 1900.61

 

(c)  (--?--)6 EATON63,63,63 died before 1900.63

 

(d)  Gretchen6 EATON61,61,61 was born in Jan 1884 at TN.61  Gretchen EATON was listed as a daughter in Malisa DAVIS's household on the 1900 Census at Smithville, DeKalb, TN.61

 

(e)  Willis6 EATON63,63,63 was born in Nov 1885 at TN.63  Willis EATON was listed as a daughter in Malisa DAVIS's household on the 1900 Census at Smithville, DeKalb, TN.61

 

d)  William Washington4 MAXWELL died.  He was born circa 1848.  He was listed as a household member living with Samuel Pickney William MAXWELL in the 1850 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.22  He married Nancy Arbella PRESTLEY on 18 Feb 1866 at DeKalb Co., TN.26  He was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at District No. 9, DeKalb Co., TN.64  He was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Smithville, DeKalb Co., TN.65

 

(1)  Lilly5 MAXWELL was born circa 1864 at TN.  She was listed as a household member living with William Washington MAXWELL on the 1870 Census at District No. 9, DeKalb Co., TN.64  She was listed as a daughter in William Washington MAXWELL's household on the 1880 Census at Smithville, DeKalb Co., TN.65

 

(2)  General **ett5 MAXWELL was born circa 1868 at TN.  He was listed as a household member living with William Washington MAXWELL on the 1870 Census at District No. 9, DeKalb Co., TN.64  He was listed as a son in William Washington MAXWELL's household on the 1880 Census at Smithville, DeKalb Co., TN.65

 

(3)  Opha5 MAXWELL was born circa 1877.  She was listed as a daughter in William Washington MAXWELL's household on the 1880 Census at Smithville, DeKalb Co., TN.65

 

e)  Mourning A.4 MAXWELL66 died.  She was born circa 1850.  She was listed as a household member living with Samuel Pickney William MAXWELL in the 1860 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.23  She married Joseph A. STARNES, son of Frederick STARNES, on 29 Nov 1864 at Smith Co., TN.  She was listed as a household member living with Joseph A. STARNES on the 1870 Census at District 15, DeKalb Co., TN.67  Mourning was listed as Joseph A. STARNES's wife on the 1880 Census at 15th Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.68  She sold property at tract of land in the 15th District, DeKalb Co., TN, on 23 Apr 1881.69

 

(1)  Mary E.5 STARNES was born circa 1868 at TN.  She was listed as a household member living with Joseph A. STARNES on the 1870 Census at District 15, DeKalb Co., TN.67  She was listed as a daughter in Joseph A. STARNES's household on the 1880 Census at 15th Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.68

 

(2)  Samuel5 STARNES was born circa 1871 at TN.  He was listed as a son in Joseph A. STARNES's household on the 1880 Census at 15th Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.68

 

(3)  Nan (Nanny) B.5 STARNES66 was born circa 1874 at TN.  She was listed as a daughter in Joseph A. STARNES's household on the 1880 Census at 15th Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.68

 

(4)  Fred B.5 STARNES66 married Mattie BURROW, daughter of Jesse M BURROW and Susan DOLAN.66  He was born circa 1876 at TN.  He was listed as a son in Joseph A. STARNES's household on the 1880 Census at 15th Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.68

 

(a)  Cratie6 STARNES66,66,66

 

(5)  Deel5 STARNES was born circa 1878 at TN.  He was listed as a son in Joseph A. STARNES's household on the 1880 Census at 15th Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.68

 

(6)  Johnie5 STARNES66,66,66 was born circa 1882.70

 

(7)  Sherman5 STARNES66,66 was born circa 1888.70

 

(8)  Harrison5 STARNES66,66,66 was born circa 1890.70

 

f)  Hezekiah L. S.4 MAXWELL married Alice CAIN.  He was born circa 1852.  He was listed as a household member living with Samuel Pickney William MAXWELL in the 1860 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.23  He was listed as a household member living with Samuel Pickney William MAXWELL on the 1870 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.24  He was listed as a son in Samuel Pickney William MAXWELL's household on the 1880 Census at 9th Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.25  He was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at 2nd Ward, Nashville, Davidson, TN.71  Hezekiah was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at 2nd Ward, Nashville, Davidson, TN.72  He was carpenter at odd jobs on 3 Apr 1930 at Nashville, Davidson, TN.73  He was listed as the Head of Family on the 1930 Census on 3 Apr 1930 at 2nd Ward, Nashville, Davidson, TN.73  He died in 1940.74

 

(1)  Longfellow5 MAXWELL75,75,75 is still living.

 

(2)  Lanice5 MAXWELL76,76,76 is still living.

 

(3)  Lincoln5 MAXWELL76,76,76 is still living.

 

(4)  Dewey5 MAXWELL76,76,76 is still living.

 

(5)  Thomas Samuel5 MAXWELL76,76,76 is still living.

 

g)  Sardinius Tennessee4 MAXWELL was born circa 1857.  She was listed as a household member living with Samuel Pickney William MAXWELL in the 1860 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.23  She was listed as a household member living with Samuel Pickney William MAXWELL on the 1870 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.24  She was listed as a daughter in Samuel Pickney William MAXWELL's household on the 1880 Census at 9th Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.25

 

h)  Jourdan S.4 MAXWELL died.  He was born in Oct 1859.  He was listed as a household member living with Samuel Pickney William MAXWELL in the 1860 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.23

 

i)  Marian Josephine4 MAXWELL died.  She was born circa 1862.  She was listed as a household member living with Samuel Pickney William MAXWELL on the 1870 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.24  She was listed as a daughter in Samuel Pickney William MAXWELL's household on the 1880 Census at 9th Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.25

 

j)  D. Franklin4 MAXWELL died.  He was born circa 1865.  He was listed as a household member living with Samuel Pickney William MAXWELL on the 1870 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.24  He was listed as a son in Samuel Pickney William MAXWELL's household on the 1880 Census at 9th Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.25

 

5.  Tandy Walker3 FITTS was born on 4 Mar 1823.77  He married Isabell FOSTER, daughter of William Golden FOSTER and Sini, circa 1840.78  He bought property at DeKalb Co., TN, on 13 Apr 1844  (100 acres in the 23rd District).4  Tandy was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at South Division, Smith Co., TN.79  He sold property at DeKalb Co., TN, on 26 Sep 1854  (120 acres on Long Branch in the 15th District).80  He sold property at DeKalb Co., TN, on 18 Oct 1854  (468 acres in the 15th district).81  He witnessed the will of Jonas ROBINSON and Ambros ROBINSON on 1 Sep 1856 at District No. 15, DeKalb Co., TN.82  He was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.23  He was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.83  He was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at 15th Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.84   He died circa 1890.  He bought property at 50 acres, DeKalb Co., TN, on 15 Aug 1890.85

 

a)  Francis Sanford4 FITTS was born circa 1843.  He was listed as a household member living with Tandy Walker FITTS in the 1850 Census at South Division, Smith Co., TN.79  He died before 1887.

 

b)  Jasper Newton4 FITTS was born on 15 Feb 1844.86  He was listed as a household member living with Tandy Walker FITTS in the 1850 Census at South Division, Smith Co., TN.79  He was listed as a household member living with Tandy Walker FITTS in the 1860 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.23  He was listed as a household member living with Tandy Walker FITTS on the 1870 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.83  He was listed as a son in Tandy Walker FITTS's household on the 1880 Census at 15th Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.84  He married Callie RIGSBY on 25 Mar 1896 at DeKalb Co., TN.  He died on 8 Sep 1900 at age 56.86  He was buried after 8 Sep 1900 at Hayes Cemetery, DeKalb Co., Tn.86

 

(1)  John5 FITTS is still living.

 

(2)  Bogue5 FITTS is still living.

 

(3)  Will5 FITTS is still living.

 

(4)  Sam5 FITTS is still living.

 

(5)  Roscoe5 FITTS is still living.

 

(6)  Edgar5 FITTS is still living.

 

(7)  Charlie5 FITTS is still living.

 

c)  Dorinda4 FITTS.  Her married name was TAYLOR.  She was born on 10 Nov 1848.87  She was listed as a household member living with Tandy Walker FITTS in the 1850 Census at South Division, Smith Co., TN.79  She was listed as a household member living with Tandy Walker FITTS in the 1860 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.23  She married Barnabas TAYLOR on 24 Feb 1866 at DeKalb Co., TN.88  Dorinda was listed as Barnabas TAYLOR's wife on the 1880 Census at Dowelltown, DeKalb Co., TN.89  She died on 9 Feb 1925 at age 76.90  She was buried after 9 Feb 1925 at Salem Cemetery Mausoleum, DeKalb Co., TN.87

 

(1)  William5 TAYLOR87,87,87 married Callie (--?--).87  He was born on 26 Nov 1867 at TN.87  He was listed as a son in Barnabas TAYLOR's household on the 1880 Census at Dowelltown, DeKalb Co., TN.89  He died on 26 Mar 1925 at age 57.87  He was buried after 26 Mar 1925 at Salem Cemetery Mausoleum, DeKalb Co., TN.87

 

(2)  Barna B.5 TAYLOR was born circa 1870 at TN.  He was listed as a son in Barnabas TAYLOR's household on the 1880 Census at Dowelltown, DeKalb Co., TN.89

 

(3)  Maggie B.5 TAYLOR was born circa 1872 at TN.  She was listed as a daughter in Barnabas TAYLOR's household on the 1880 Census at Dowelltown, DeKalb Co., TN.89

 

(4)  Minnie M.5 TAYLOR is still living.

 

(5)  Robert E.5 TAYLOR is still living.

 

d)  William Golden4 FITTS died.  He was born in 1850.  He was listed as a household member living with Tandy Walker FITTS in the 1850 Census at South Division, Smith Co., TN.79  He was listed as a household member living with Tandy Walker FITTS in the 1860 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.23  He married Nancy A. E. STEWART on 23 Dec 1868 at DeKalb Co., TN.91  He was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at District 15, DeKalb Co., TN.84  He married Mary LAMBERSON on 24 Nov 1894 at DeKalb Co., TN.92  William was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at 15 Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.93  He was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at 15 Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.94  He was listed as the Head of Family on the 1930 Census on 4 Apr 1930 at 15th Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.

 

(1)  M. F.5 FITTS was born circa 1870.  She was listed as a daughter in William Golden FITTS's household on the 1880 Census at District 15, DeKalb Co., TN.84

 

(2)  C. D.5 FITTS is still living.

 

(3)  Samuel5 FITTS was born on 15 Jul 1875 at TN.  He was listed as a son in William Golden FITTS's household on the 1880 Census at District 15, DeKalb Co., TN.84  He married unknown (--?--) before 7 Jun 1900.  He was listed as a son in William Golden FITTS's household on the 1900 Census at 15 Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.93  He died on 15 Mar 1940 at DeKalb Co., TN, at age 64.  He was buried after 15 Mar 1940 at Smithville Town Cemetery, DeKalb Co., TN.95

 

(4)  I. B.5 FITTS is still living.

 

(5)  Robert5 FITTS was born on 18 May 1881.96  He was listed as a son in William Golden FITTS's household on the 1900 Census at 15 Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.93  He married Susie (--?--) circa 1902.  He was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at 15 Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.97  He died on 8 Feb 1921 at DeKalb Co., TN, at age 39.96

 

(a)  Ethel6 FITTS is still living.

 

(b)  Alta6 FITTS is still living.

 

(c)  Schuyler6 FITTS is still living.

 

(6)  Jeff5 FITTS married Maggie (--?--).  He was born in Mar 1881.  He was listed as a son in William Golden FITTS's household on the 1900 Census at 15 Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.93  He was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at 15 Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.98

 

(a)  Alton6 FITTS is still living.

 

(b)  Joe6 FITTS is still living.

 

(7)  Eula5 FITTS was born in Apr 1887.  Eula FITTS was listed as a daughter in William Golden FITTS's household on the 1900 Census at 15 Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.93

 

(8)  Novella5 FITTS is still living.

 

(a)  Wilma6 WINNARD is still living.

 

(9)  Bertha5 FITTS is still living.

 

(10)  Roscoe5 FITTS is still living.

 

(11)  Myrtle5 FITTS is still living.

 

(12)  Ocia5 FITTS is still living.

 

(13)  Lillian5 FITTS is still living.

 

(14)  Vada5 FITTS was born circa 1911.99  She died on 29 Oct 1915 at DeKalb Co., TN.100

 

e)  Nancy A.4 FITTS was born in 1852.  She was listed as a household member living with Tandy Walker FITTS in the 1860 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.23  She was listed as a household member living with Tandy Walker FITTS on the 1870 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.83  She married Thompson Luther WINFREE, son of Allen Carey WINFREY Sr. and Martha, on 16 Mar 1874 at DeKalb Co., TN.101  She died before 1887.78

 

(1)  Bell5 WINFREE is still living.

 

(2)  Bill5 WINFREE died.  He was born before 1878.

 

(3)  Tony5 WINFREE died.  He was born before 1878.

 

f)  Delilah4 FITTS died.  She was born in 1853.  She was listed as a household member living with Tandy Walker FITTS in the 1860 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.23  She was listed as a household member living with Tandy Walker FITTS on the 1870 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.83  She married George W. WILLIAMS on 3 Jan 1872 at DeKalb Co., TN.88  Delilah was listed as George W. WILLIAMS's wife on the 1880 Census at District 15, DeKalb Co., TN.102  She sold property at 50 acres, DeKalb Co., TN, on 15 Aug 1890.85

 

(1)  W. N.5 WILLIAMS is still living.

 

(2)  John5 WILLIAMS is still living.

 

(3)  Alice5 WILLIAMS is still living.

 

g)  Sarah L.4 FITTS died.  She was born in 1854.  She was listed as a household member living with Tandy Walker FITTS in the 1860 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.23  She was listed as a household member living with Tandy Walker FITTS on the 1870 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.83  She married J. R. HAYES on 5 May 1877 at Dekalb Co., TN.  As of 5 May 1877, her married name was HAYES.

 

(1)  Hallie M.5 HAYES86,86,86 was born on 18 Mar 1878.86  She died on 19 Mar 1879 at age 1.86  She was buried after 19 Mar 1879 at Hayes Cemetery, DeKalb Co., TN.86

 

h)  Martin L.4 FITTS was born on 14 May 1857 at DeKalb Co., TN.103  He was listed as a household member living with Tandy Walker FITTS in the 1860 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.23  He was listed as a household member living with Tandy Walker FITTS on the 1870 Census at DeKalb Co., TN.83  He was listed as a son in Tandy Walker FITTS's household on the 1880 Census at 15th Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.84  He married Martha Jane GLYNN on 15 Feb 1885 at DeKalb Co., TN.  Martin was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at 15 Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.104  He was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at 15 Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.97  He died on 26 Feb 1917 at DeKalb Co., TN, at age 59.103  He was buried after 26 Feb 1917 at Mount Holly Cemetery, DeKalb Co., TN.103

 

(1)  Vernie Watson5 FITTS died.

 

(2)  Tandy Walker Herbert5 FITTS was born in Dec 1885 at Tn.  He was listed as a son in Martin L. FITTS's household on the 1900 Census at 15 Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.104  He married Bettie (--?--) circa 1909.97  He was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at 15 Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.97  He died in 1955.  He was buried in 1955 at Snow Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, DeKalb Co., TN.105

 

(a)  Bernice6 FITTS is still living.

 

(3)  Eleatia Lamberson5 FITTS was born in Aug 1887 at TN.  Eleatia Lamberson FITTS was listed as a daughter in Martin L. FITTS's household on the 1900 Census at 15 Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.104

 

(4)  Willie Hatton5 FITTS was born circa 1890.  Willie Hatton FITTS was listed as a daughter in Martin L. FITTS's household on the 1900 Census at 15 Civil District, DeKalb Co., TN.104  She married Alpha R. WATSON, son of R. H. (Rufe) WATSON and Mary J. (--?--), before 1921.  She died in 1921.  She was buried in 1921 at Mt. Holly Cemetery, DeKalb Co., TN.103

 

(5)  Vinnie T.5 FITTS is still living.


 

 

Endnotes

 

 

1. Thomas E. Partlow., Smith County, Tennessee  Deeds Vol. 2 1835-1852 (Greenville, SC : Southern Historical Press, Inc. , 1997), p. 2 (Deed Book N p. 26-27).

 

2. Edythe Rucker Whitley, compiler, Tennessee Genealogical Records: Records of Early Settlers From State and County Archives (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1980), p. 253. Hereinafter cited as Tennessee Genealogical Records.

 

3. Thomas E. Partlow, Smith County, Tennessee  Deeds Vol. 2 1835-1852, p. 68 (Deed Book P p. 59-60).

 

4. compiler Thomas E. Partlow., Land Deed Genealogy of DeKalb County, Tennessee (Greenville, SC:  Southern Historical Press, Inc., 1999), p.146 (Deed Book E pp. 372-373).

 

5. 1850 U.S. Population, DeKalb Co., TN, p.353B.

 

6. 1860 U.S. Population Census, Reynolds Co., MO, p. 355,Ancestry.com.

 

7. 1870 U.S. Population Census, Reynolds Co., MO, p. 615,Ancestry.com.

 

8. 1880 U.S. Population Census, Reynolds co., MO, p. 486B,Familysearch.org.

 

9. 1900 U.S. Population Census, Reynolds co., MO, ED 81 Sheet 7B,Ancestry.com.

 

10. 1880, U.S. Population Census, p. 486 B.

 

11. 1870, U.S. Population Census, p. 614.

 

12. 1870, U.S. Population Census, p. 612.

 

13. 1880 U.S. population Census, Pope Co., AR, p. 36A,Familysearch.org.

 

14. 1900, U.S. Population Census, ED 81 Sheet 10.

 

15. Esther Carroll, http://www.rootsweb.com/~moiron2/, 7 Jun 2003.

 

16. Susan Brunelli Celotto, "Celotto, Susan genforum posting," e-mail message from celottofam5@hotmail.com (http://genforum.genealogy.com/fitts/) to unknown recipient, 6 Mar 2002. Hereinafter cited as "Celotto, Susan genforum posting".

 

17. 1880, U.S. population Census, p. 38B.

 

18. 1900, U.S. Population Census, Ed 81 Sheet 13A.

 

19. 1880, U.S. Population Census, p 486B.

 

20. 1900, U.S. Population Census, ED 81 Sheet 13A.

 

21. 1840 U. S. Population Census, Smith Co., TN, p. 232.

 

22. 1850, U.S. Population, p. 23.

 

23. 1860 U.S. Population Census, DeKalb Co., TN, p. 204, Susan Krueger's home.

 

24. 1870 U.S. Population Census, DeKalb Co., TN, p. 205.

 

25. 1880 U.S. Population Census, DeKalb Co., TN, HeritageQuest p. 205A.

 

26. Jorene Washer Parsley., Marriages Recorded in DeKalb County Tennessee 1848-1900 (Smithville, TN: 1990).

 

27. 1870, U.S. Population Census, p. 246.

 

28. 1870, U.S. Population Census, p.246.

 

29. 1870, U.S. Population Census, p. 246B.

 

30. James Robinson & Frances Maxwell, Marriage Certificate, 5/13/1858, Book 1848-66: p. 230, County Clerk's office.

 

31. 1870, U.S. Population Census, p. 6.

 

32. 1880, U.S. Population Census, ED 31 page 20.

 

33. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Vital Records Index North America., CD-ROM (Utah: Intelluctual Reserve, Inc., 1998), Vital Record. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records Index NA.

 

34. 1900 U. S. Population Census, DeKalb Co., TN, Ed 52 sheet 2.

 

35. Jorene Washer Parsley, Marriages Recorded in DeKalb County Tennessee 1848-1900, # 459.

 

36. F. W. Nixon & Maggie Robinson, Marriage Certificate, 7/23/1896, Book 1893-1896: p. 459, County Clerk's office.

 

37. Thomas E. Partlow, compiler, DeKalb Co., TN Deed Book Q-Z 1885-1900 (n.p.: n.pub., 1999), p. 172 [Deed Book Y; p. 284-286]. Hereinafter cited as DeKalb Co., TN Deed Book Q-Z.

 

38. 1910 U. S. Population Census, Collin Co., TX, ED84.

 

39. Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2002. National Archives and Records Administration. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. M1509, 20,243 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration.

 

40. 1920 U. S. Population Census, Denton Co., TX.

 

41. 1930 U. S. Population Census, Collin Co., TX, ED 43-34 Sheet 6A p.37, HeritageQuest.

 

42. Maggie Bell Nixon, Death Certificate A-4129, 5/22/1968, Collin County Clerk, Collin Co., TX.

 

43. Wanda O'Roark, and Doris Posey Alice Pitts., Collin County (Texas) Cemetery Inscriptions, Vol. I (Fort Worth, TX:  The Manney Company, 1975), p. 361.

 

44. 1920 U. S. Population Census, Collin Co., TX, ED 66 Sheet 11 B.

 

45. 1930, U. S. Population Census, ED 42-1 sheet 107B.

 

46. 1930, U. S. Population Census, ED 43-1 Sheet 107B.

 

47. 1930 US Population Census, Kaufman Co., TX, ED 129-23 sheet No. 9A  Stamped page 90 Roll T626_2366, Ancestry.com.

 

48. Allie Myrtle McCormick, Application for Social Security Account Number, Treasury Department Social Security Administration, 11/24/1962.

 

49. Johnnie Clarence Nixon, Birth Certificate 5/2/1942, Bureau of vital Statistics, Denton Co., TX.

 

50. Clarence Johnnie Nixon, Application for Account Number, Treasury Department, 9/20/1937.

 

51. Maggie Nixon J. C. Nixon. 7/19/1946 McKinney, Texas. (2000).

 

52. W.K. Foy Mrs. J. C. Nixon. 5/16/1949 Lubbock, TX. (2000). wkf.

 

53. Gendolyn Nixon v. Johnnie C. Nixon, Howard County, TX, no. 19666, unknown repository, unknown repository address.

 

54. Johnnie C. Nixon, Death Certificate 272, August 27, 1987, County Clerk's Office.

 

55. Opal Lola Blacketer, Application for Social Security Account Number, Department of Treasury Social Security Administration, October 21, 1953.

 

56. Farris Whetsel Nixon, Application for Account Number, Treasury Department, 3/2/1937.

 

57. unknown compiler, Texas Vital Records CD., CD-ROM (n.p.: n.pub.), Texas Vital Records. Hereinafter cited as Texas Vital Records CD.

 

58. Judith Hutson, "Judith Hutson email 21 April 2005," e-mail message from jshutson@earthlink.net (unknown address) to Susan Krueger, 21 Apr 2005. Hereinafter cited as "Jones Family Descendants".

 

59. 1860, U.S. Population Census, handwritten page 185; stamped page 173.

 

60. 1870, U.S. Population Census, p. 247.

 

61. 1900, U. S. Population Census, ED 49 Sheet 13A.

 

62. Ancestry.com, , Dodd, Jordan R. Tennessee Marriages, 1851-1900. [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2000-.

 

63. 1900, U. S. Population Census, ED 19 Sheet 13A.

 

64. 1870, U.S. Population Census, p. 199.

 

65. 1880, U.S. Population Census, p. 208D.

 

66. Joyce Holder, "Samuel P. W. Maxwell, Email message," e-mail message from gjholder@prodigy.net (unknown address) to Susan Krueger, 27 Sep 2004. Hereinafter cited as "Samuel P. W. Maxwell".

 

67. 1870, U.S. Population Census, p. 243.

 

68. 1880, U.S. Population Census, p. 197.

 

69. Thomas E. Partlow, DeKalb Co., TN Deed Book Q-Z, p. 7 [Deed Book Q, p. 154-155].

 

70. Joyce Holder, "Samuel P. W. Maxwell, Email message," e-mail message from gjholder@prodigy.net (unknown address) to Susan Krueger, 16 Oct 2004. Hereinafter cited as "Samuel P. W. Maxwell".

 

71. 1910 US Census, Davidson Co., TN, ED 19 Sheet 14A-B, Ancestry.com.

 

72. 1920 US Census, Davidson Co., TN, ED 15 Sheet 5A-B, Ancestry.com.

 

73. 1930 US Census, Davidson Co., TN, ED 19-7 Sheet 2B, Ancestry.com.

 

74. Linda Mullen (lemullen51@aol.com), online www.ancestry.com, Linda Mullen (Ancestry.com World Family Tree Project), downloaded 6/13/03.

 

75. 1910, US Census.

 

76. 1910, US Census, ED 19 Sheet 14B.

 

77. unknown author, Goodspeed DeKalb Co. TN (n.p.: n.pub., 1887), p. 962. Hereinafter cited as Goodspeed DeKalb TN.

 

78. unknown author, Goodspeed DeKalb TN.

 

79. 1850, U.S. Population, p. 353A.

 

80. Thomas E. Partlow, Land Deed Genealogy of DeKalb County, Tennessee, p. 139 (Deed Book E; p 272).

 

81. Thomas E. Partlow, Land Deed Genealogy of DeKalb County, Tennessee, p. 143 (Deed Book E;  p.326).

 

82. "Will of Jonas Robinson," 01 Sep 1856, DeKalb Co., TN, photocopy of original in possession of Susan Krueger, 1524 Chateau Dr. Atlanta, GA 30338.

 

83. 1870, U.S. Population Census, p, 5.

 

84. 1880, U.S. Population Census, p. 195B.

 

85. Thomas E. Partlow, DeKalb Co., TN Deed Book Q-Z, p. 172 [Deed Book Y; pp. 283-284].

 

86. Doris Garrison Gilbert., DeKalb Co., Cemeteries (Smithville, TN: 1989), p. 131.

 

87. Doris Garrison Gilbert, DeKalb Co., Cemeteries, p. 268.

 

88. comp. Byron & Barbara Sistler., DeKalb County, TN Marriages 1848-1880 (Sistler Publishing, Nashville, TN 1985), p. 34.

 

89. 1880, U.S. Population Census, p. 122D.

 

90. Jorene Washer Parsley, compiler, Death Certificates from Tennessee State Archives 1914-1925 for DeKalb County, Tennessee (Smithville, Tennessee: n.pub.), p. 157. Hereinafter cited as DeKalb Co., TN Death Certificates.

 

91. Byron & Barbara Sistler, DeKalb County, TN Marriages 1848-1880, p. 8.

 

92. Ancestry.com, , Dodd, Jordan R. Tennessee Marriages, 1851-1900. [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2000-. Original data: See extended description for original data sources listed by county.

DeKalb County records span 1851-1900. The county is located in central Tennessee and was created in 1837 from Cannon, Warren, and White counties.

Original data: DeKalb County, Tennessee Marriages, 1851-1900. County court records located at Smithville, Tennessee or Family History Library microfilm #0593050-0593054.

 

93. 1900, U. S. Population Census, ED 52 Sheet 6 p. 268 A.

 

94. 1910 U.S. Population Census, DeKalb Co., TN, ED 63 sheet 4B,Ancestry.com.

 

95. Doris Garrison Gilbert, DeKalb Co., Cemeteries, p.309.

 

96. Jorene Washer Parsley, DeKalb Co., TN Death Certificates, p. 104.

 

97. 1910, U.S. Population Census, ED 63 Sheet 5A.

 

98. 1910, U.S. Population Census, ED 63 Sheet 4B - 5A.

 

99. Jorene Washer Parsley, DeKalb Co., TN Death Certificates, p. 22.

 

100. Jorene Washer Parsley, DeKalb Co., TN Death Certificates, p, 22.

 

101. Jorene Washer Parsley, Marriages Recorded in DeKalb County Tennessee 1848-1900, p. 34.

102. 1880, U.S. Population Census, p.195A.

103. Doris Garrison Gilbert, DeKalb Co., Cemeteries, p. 181.

104. 1900, U. S. Population Census, ED 52 Sheet 6 p. 268A.

105. Doris Garrison Gilbert, DeKalb Co., Cemeteries, p. 314.