Sam Marshall1,2

#2701, (1873 - 1924)
Last EditedMay 26, 2002
Birth*1873 2 
Married Name McAdams2 
Marriage*19 December 1891 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; Principal=Havre M. McAdams1,2 
Death*1924 2 
Burial*1924 Willow Mount Cemetery, Section A, Shelbyville, Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; The gravestone states "Mother" and is next to Havre McAdams.2 

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, Posting on Genforum, Bedford Co, Tn forum, message #465: Original source from Bedford County Courthouse records, microfillm #0476043-0476047. Posted by Nathalie Killian.. Hereinafter cited as Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line.
  2. [S75] Helen Marsh, compiler, Cemetery Records of Bedford County, Tennessee (n.p.: Marsh Historical Publications, 1976), p. 194.. Hereinafter cited as Cemetery Records of Bedford County, Tennessee.

Elizabeth Marsteller1

#2409
Last EditedMar 8, 2002
Married Name18 September 1751 Gann1 
Marriage*18 September 1751 St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Uppper Saucon Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, USA; Principal=Johann Gann1 

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, Information from Larry Priest at http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=blackhorse&id=I07693 His information from Penn. Magazine of History and Biography, v. 35, p. 188-194, 1911.. Hereinafter cited as Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line.

Elijah Martin1

#5152, (August 1853 - )
Last EditedFeb 7, 2006
Birth*August 1853 Alabama, USA1 
Marriage*1876 Principal=Catherine Angeline Franks1 
Census*8 June 1900 Guin, Marion County, Alabama, USA; "Elijah Martin, HH #116, born Aug 1853, age 46, married 24 years, born Al, father born AL, mother born TN, farmer, cannot read or write, owns his farm, free of mortgage. Living next to several Franks families. Living with him is his wife and 7 children -
Kitty A., wife, born Feb 1854, age 46, married 24 years, has had 11 children, with 8 living, born AL, parents born TN, can read and write.
They are also listed in the Winfield area of Marion County - slightly different birthdates.; Principal=AL Marion Co Census 1900, Resident=Catherine Angeline Franks1 

Citations

  1. [S33] U.S. Census 1900, ancestry.com, AL, Marion County, Guin Town, p. 7A. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1900.

Malinda Jane Martin1

#4639
Last EditedMar 14, 2004
Name Variation Galbraith 
Married Name13 April 1848 Galbreath1 
Marriage*13 April 1848 Sumner County, Tennessee, USA; Bondsman was William M. McKeney.; Principal=John Galbreath1 

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, Source Sumner County, TN marriage records posted at http://www.tngenweb.org/bedford/genforum_marriages.htm. Hereinafter cited as Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line.

Mary Martin1

#3811, (1756 - )
Last EditedApr 20, 2003
Name Variation Galbraith 
Birth*1756 Northampton County, Pennsylvania, USA2 
Married Name Galbreath1 
Marriage* Principal=John Galbraith1 
Burial* Pleasant Forest Cemetery, Concord, Knox County, Tennessee, USA; No tombstone.2 

Family

John Galbraith b. 1752, d. 1814
Child

Citations

  1. [S98] East Tennessee Historical Society, compiler, First Families of Tennessee - A Register of Early Settlers and Their Descendants (Nashville: East Tennessee Historical Society, 2000), p. 152. Hereinafter cited as First Families of Tennessee.
  2. [S25] Ancestry.com, http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:a27366&id=I0418. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

George Washington Massengill1

#5229, (15 April 1794 - 28 July 1884)
Last EditedFeb 26, 2006
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Birth*15 April 1794 Greene County, Tennessee, USA1 
Marriage*15 July 1817 Greene County, Tennessee, USA; Principal=Mary Ann Elizabeth Gann1 
Death*28 July 1884 Angelina County, Texas, USA1 

Citations

  1. [S25] Ancestry.com, Database of D. Gaudier. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Polly Massengill1

#5246, (say 1790 - )
Last EditedMar 6, 2006
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Birth*say 1790 1 
Married Namesay 1810 Gann1 
Marriage*say 1810 Tennessee, USA; Principal=George Washington Gann1 

Citations

  1. [S25] Ancestry.com, Stephen Forester database. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Rebecca Massengill1

#5223, (circa 1785 - )
Last EditedMar 7, 2006
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Birth*circa 1785 Tennessee, USA1,2 
Married Name28 June 1809 Gann1 
Marriage*28 June 1809 Washington County, Tennessee, USA; Performed by David Brumley, John Gann's brother-in-law.; Principal=John Gann3 
Census29 August 1850 Cocke County, Tennessee, USA; "John Gann", HH #218, age 73, born TN, farmer, real estate worth $500. Living with him:
Rebecca, age 65, born TN.
Nancy J., age 10, born TN.; Principal=John Gann, Principal=TN Cocke Co Census 18502 

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, http://gannsociety.org/childrenofignatiousnathangan.htm. Hereinafter cited as Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line.
  2. [S12] U.S. Census 1850, www.ancestry.com, Tennessee, Cocke County, District 11, HH #214. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1850.
  3. [S26] Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line, Marriages of Washington County, TN at http://www.rootsweb.com/~tnwashin/marriages/marr1800_09.htm

N. A. Matthews1

#4094
Last EditedJun 5, 2003
Marriage* Principal=Nancy Virginia Gann1 

Citations

  1. [S44] Email Message, Robin Harris [e-mail address], 5 May 2003.

Anna Margaretha Maushardt1

#1481, (1691 - )
Last EditedJan 30, 2002
Father*Matthia Andrea "des Gerichts" Maushardt1 b. c 1649, d. c 1725
Mother*Barbara (?)1 d. 1709
Birth*1691 Durnn, Germany1 

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Trail/6891/blackwelder.html This site states the original information came from a book called The Ancestry and Descendants of John Shaver, 1745-1835 by W. Cary Anderson published in Hickory Ridge, Arkansas.. Hereinafter cited as Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line.

Barbara Maushardt1

#1482
Last EditedJan 30, 2002
Father*Matthia Andrea "des Gerichts" Maushardt1 b. c 1649, d. c 1725
Mother*Barbara (?)1 d. 1709
Birth* Durrn, Germany1 
Married Name20 May 1710 Kuhner1 
Marriage*20 May 1710 Germany; Principal=Johan Balthaser Kuhner1 

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Trail/6891/blackwelder.html This site states the original information came from a book called The Ancestry and Descendants of John Shaver, 1745-1835 by W. Cary Anderson published in Hickory Ridge, Arkansas.. Hereinafter cited as Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line.

Elizabetha Maushardt1

#1478, (1688 - 27 March 1734)
Last EditedAug 5, 2001
Father*Matthia Andrea "des Gerichts" Maushardt1 b. c 1649, d. c 1725
Mother*Barbara (?)1 d. 1709
Birth*1688 Germany; Elisabetha was possibly born in Lienzingen, a few miles to the east of Durrn.1 
Married Name27 November 1708 Schwarzwalder1 
Marriage*27 November 1708 Durrn, Uber Pforzheim, Germany; Durrn is a town in Wurttemberg, about 60 miles northeast of Monchweiler.; Principal=Johannes Schwarzwalder1 
(Witness) Death31 August 1711 Durrn, Baden, Germany; The church records state: August 31, 1711, has fallen asleep blissful in his Saviour Jesus Christ, Andreas, legitimate little son of citzen and wheelwright, Johannes Schwarzwalder and his wife, nee Maushardt, Elizabetha, and buried the following day.; Principal=Andreas Schwarzwalder1 
(Witness) Death2 April 1717 Durrn, Baden, Germany; Principal=Johann Michael Schwarzwalder1 
(Witness) Death2 September 1717 Durrn, Baden, Germany; Principal=Anna Margaretha Barbara Schwarzwalder1 
Death*27 March 1734 Durrn, Baden, Germany; Witness=Johannes Schwarzwalder1 

Family

Johannes Schwarzwalder b. 29 Jan 1684, d. bt 1756 - 1763
Marriage*27 November 1708 Durrn, Uber Pforzheim, Germany; Durrn is a town in Wurttemberg, about 60 miles northeast of Monchweiler.; Principal=Johannes Schwarzwalder1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Trail/6891/blackwelder.html This site states the original information came from a book called The Ancestry and Descendants of John Shaver, 1745-1835 by W. Cary Anderson published in Hickory Ridge, Arkansas.. Hereinafter cited as Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line.

Matthia Andrea "des Gerichts" Maushardt1

#1479, (circa 1649 - circa 1725)
Last EditedJan 30, 2002
Birth*circa 1649 1 
Marriage* Principal=Barbara (?)1 
Death*circa 1725 1 

Family

Barbara (?) d. 1709
Children

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Trail/6891/blackwelder.html This site states the original information came from a book called The Ancestry and Descendants of John Shaver, 1745-1835 by W. Cary Anderson published in Hickory Ridge, Arkansas.. Hereinafter cited as Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line.

(?) Mayo1

#5219, (say 1880 - before 1910)
Last EditedFeb 26, 2006
Birth*say 1880 1 
Marriage*say 1905 Principal=Lealear Franks1 
Death*before 1910 Witness=Lealear Franks1 

Citations

  1. [S28] U.S. Census 1910, www.ancestry.com, AL, Marion County, Guin, page 13A. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1910.

(?) McAdams1

#2725
Last EditedMay 25, 2002
Marriage* Principal=Nancy (?)1 

Citations

  1. [S79] Helen Marsh, compiler, Bedford County Tennessee Wills and Vital Records from Newspapers (Greenville, SC: Southern Historical Press, 1996), p. 272.. Hereinafter cited as Bedford County Tennessee Wills and Vital Records from Newspapers.

A. B. McAdams1

#2744
Last EditedMay 26, 2002
Marriage*19 February 1881 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; Principal=Ella D. Baugh1 

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, Posting on Genforum, Bedford Co, Tn forum, message #465: Original source from Bedford County Courthouse records, microfillm #0476043-0476047. Posted by Nathalie Killian.. Hereinafter cited as Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line.

Amos McAdams1

#194, (1 September 1786 - 31 August 1847)
Last EditedAug 3, 2017
Relationship2nd great-grandfather of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsJ Balkcom Tree (Maternal) - Ancestors of Zela (Franks) Balkcom
Descendants of John McAdams and Rebecca Hill
Father*John McAdams1
Mother*Rebecca Hill1 b. s 1750
Birth*1 September 1786 North Carolina, USA; 1880 census for daughter, Nancy, supports NC as birthplace.2,1 
Marriage* USA; Principal=Mariah (?)1 
Land Grant*12 August 1815 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; received a Tennessee Grant, 15 acres. No. 6536. Part of a Certificate No. 338, dated 2 Nov 1809, issued to James Hill and entered 10 Dec 1813 by No. 5874. Granted to Amos McAdams, assignee of James Hill, land in Bedford Co., Tn. on waters of Hurricane Creek of Duck River. Surveyed 1 June 1814 by Daniel Gilchrist, D. S. Reg: 12 Aug 1815.3 
Land Grant14 September 1815 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; received a Tennessee Grant, 40 acres. No. 7741. 14 Sept. 1815. For Military Service of Craven Philips to North Carolina, Warrant No. 5195, dated 9 Dec 1797 and entered 5 July 1810 by No. 2456. Granted to Amos McAdams, assignee of the heirs of Craven Philips, land, part of a survey dated 1 June 1814, in Bedford Co., Tn, on Hurricane Creek of Duck River. Borders Caleb Phifer, now in the name of James McAdams. Reg: 27 Nov 1815. (Caleb Phifer was Amos McAdam's wife's maternal grandfather).4 
Land Grant29 October 1815 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; received 40 acres from Thomas Peacock. Whereas Wilson Loyd, late of Bedford Co., Tn, now deceased did on 29 Oct 1815 made and execute his certain bond to Amos McAdams on land of 40 acres in Bedford Co., on waters of Hurricane Creek. Reg: 7 July 1823.5 
Cen-Head*between 7 August 1820 and September 1820 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; Amos McAdams is listed as living with :
Males under 10: 3 (John, ?, ?)
Males 26-44: 1 (Amos)
Females under 10: 2 (Malinda, ?)
Females16-25: 1 (Mariah)
Male Occupation: 2 Agricultural
This would seem to indicate that some of our birthdates for his children are wrong or there were more children who later passed away and were not in his will in 1847.; Principal=TN Bedford Co CENSUS 1820, Resident=Mariah (?)6 
Land1822 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; In Box 34 of the Legislative Papers of TN in the TN Archives, there is a petition from William Galbreath in 1822. He purchased in Shelbyville a lot together with a wood (?) carding machine for $2500. The said machine was on the N side of Duck River in the town of Shelbyville. He seeks a permit to build a dam across Duck River. Dated 22 Sept. 1825. Signed by about 350 men including: Jo Galbreath, John Maccadam, Isaac McAddam, Amos McAdams, M. A. Cunningham, and James Dixon.; Principal=William Galbreath7 
Cen-Head*between 1 June 1830 and 31 May 1831 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; "Amos McAdams", with:

Males 0-4: 1 (Robert)
Males 5-9: 2 (Nathaniel, Daniel)
Males 10-14: 1 (John A.)
Males 15-19: 1 (Thomas)
Males 40-49: 1 (Amos)
Females 0-4: 2 (Nancy, Patience)
Females 10-14: 1 (Malinda)
Females 15-19: 1 (Unknown daughter)
Females 30-39: 1 (Mariah)
Female slaves: 2 under 10 yrs, 1 age 11-20.; Principal=TN Bedford Co Census 1830, Resident=Mariah (?), Resident=Nancy McAdams8 
Cen-Head*between 1 June 1840 and 30 December 1841 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; "Amos McAdams" with the following in his family:
Males 5-9: 1 (grandson?)
10-14: 1 (Andrew J.)
15-19: 2 (Nathaniel, Robert)
20-29: 1 (Thomas or John)
50-59: 1 (Amos)
Females 0-4: 1 (granddaughter)
10-14: 1 (Nancy)
20-29: 1 (daughter-in-law?)
40-49: 1 (wife, Mariah)
; Principal=TN Bedford Co Census 1840, Resident=Mariah (?), Resident=Nancy McAdams9 
Land*1843 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; Law suit between John P. Steele and Jno. L. Cooper vs. Amos McAdams and others..."Orators states that sometime in the year of 1836, Amos McAdams also of Bedford County and Charles D. Cooper and your orator purchased of the heirs of at law of Nathaniel Alexander, deceased, their shares of a tract of land in Bedford County, Lot No. 6 in the division of a 500 acre tract granted to Caleb Phifer. The said Amos McAdams purchased one half or five shares in said land, the said Charles D. Cooper and your orator, jointly purchased the other five shares, also that after the purchase and before the deed was recorded, they decided to divide property between them. Amos McAdams was to take all the land which lies on the east side of said Turpike Road and the said Cooper and Steele was to take jointly all on the west side so soon as deed be obtained. Amos mislead them in the amount of acreage in his part of property."10 
Death*31 August 1847 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA1 
Burial*August 1847 McAdams Cemetery, Hurricane Grove Road, Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; Headstone states: Amos McAdams
Sept. 1, 1786 - Aug. 31, 1847
Age - 61 years11 
Land15 November 1847 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; the plat of Amos McAdams, deceased, was divided according to his Last Will and Testament. To Thomas McAdams 1/10 of value in land and known as Lot No. 4. To John McAdams 1/10 value in land and known at Lot No. 9. To William S. Hailey in right of his wife Malinda Hailey formerly Malinda Hailey (McAdams) 1/10 part known as Lot No. 7. To Nathaniel O. McAdams 1/10 part as Lot No. 3. To Daniel R. McAdams 1/10 part as Lot No. 5. To Robert P. McAdams 1/10 part as Lot No. 1. To Nancy McAdams 1/10 part as Lot No. 6. To Patience A. McAdams 1/10 part (now Patience Arnold) as Lot No. 2. To Andrew J. McAdams 1/5 part as Lot No. 8. Wit: Redding George, Morgan Smith, Henry Brown, Benjamin F. Whitworth, and John Hart. Executors of said will: John T. Neil and Nathaniel O. McAdams. Re: 21 Dec 1847.12 

Family

Mariah (?) b. bt 1795 - 1804
Marriage* USA; Principal=Mariah (?)1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., www.ancestry.com, Submitted by e-mail address. Hereinafter cited as ancestry.com.
  2. [S10] U.S. Census 1880, www.ancestry.com, Arkansas, Izard, Guthrie Township, p.20.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1880.
  3. [S51] Helen C. Marsh and Timothy R. Marsh, compiler, Land Deed Genealogy of Bedford County, Tennessee 1807-1852 (Easley, South Carolina: Southern Historical Press, Inc, 1988), Book Page #36, from Deed Book "F", page 44. Hereinafter cited as Land Deeds Bedford County, Tennessee.
  4. [S51] Helen C. Marsh and Timothy R. Marsh, Land Deeds Bedford County, Tennessee, Book Page #38, from Deed Book "F", page 183.
  5. [S51] Helen C. Marsh and Timothy R. Marsh, Land Deeds Bedford County, Tennessee, Book Page #103, from Deed Book "Q", page 298.
  6. [S47] U.S. Census 1820, unknown url, p. 33. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1820.
  7. [S95] Edythe Whitley, compiler, Tennessee Genealogical Records - Records of Early Settlers from State and County Archives (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1980), p.183.. Hereinafter cited as Records of Early Tennessee Settlers.
  8. [S27] U.S. Census 1830, www.ancestry.com, TN, Bedford Co., p. 46.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1830.
  9. [S13] U.S. Census 1840, Tennessee, Bedford County, p. 28.
  10. [S81] Helen Marsh, compiler, Chancery Court Records Of Bedford County, Tennessee (1830-1866) (Greenville, South Carolina: Southern Historical Press, 1988), P. 117, original record on page 279.. Hereinafter cited as Bedford Chancery Records.
  11. [S75] Helen Marsh, compiler, Cemetery Records of Bedford County, Tennessee (n.p.: Marsh Historical Publications, 1976), p. 100.. Hereinafter cited as Cemetery Records of Bedford County, Tennessee.
  12. [S51] Helen C. Marsh and Timothy R. Marsh, Land Deeds Bedford County, Tennessee, Book Page #383, from Deed Book "PP", page 326.
  13. [S80] Land Deed Genealogy of Bedford County, Tennessee 1807-1852 (Easley, South Carolina: Southern Historical Press, 1988), p. 403 , original from Deed Book, "QQ", p. 303. The court entry states "... Joseph McKamie and Nancy McKamie, his wife, lately Nancy McAdams, ... of the lands of Amos McAdams, deceased...as Lot No. 6, being the lot assigned to Nancy McAdams...". Hereinafter cited as Land Deed Genealogy of Bedford County, Tennessee.
  14. [S51] Helen C. Marsh and Timothy R. Marsh, Land Deeds Bedford County, Tennessee, p.435, original from Deed Book "SS", page 302, stated ...W. W. Arnold and Patience A. Arnold formerly Patience A. McAdams... the division of land of Amos McAdams, deceased, amongst his heirs, allotted to Patience A. McAdams."
  15. [S77] WPA, compiler, Tennessee Bedford Co, Minute Book Part 1 - 2, 1848-52 . Hereinafter cited as Bedford County Tennessee Minute Book.

Amy McAdams1

#220, (1784 - )
Last EditedDec 19, 1999
Relationship2nd great-grandaunt of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of John McAdams and Rebecca Hill
Father*John McAdams1
Mother*Rebecca Hill1 b. s 1750
Birth*1784 North Carolina, USA1 

Citations

  1. [S16] Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., www.ancestry.com, Submitted by e-mail address. Hereinafter cited as ancestry.com.

Andrew J. McAdams

#216, (circa 1831 - )
Last EditedMay 24, 2002
RelationshipGreat-granduncle of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of John McAdams and Rebecca Hill
Father*Amos McAdams b. 1 Sep 1786, d. 31 Aug 1847
Mother*Mariah (?) b. bt 1795 - 1804
Birth*circa 1831 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA1 
Land*15 November 1847 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; This was 1/5th of his father's real estate which was left to him in Amos' will. He received double the amount of land as the other eight children.2 
Cen-Enum*13 November 1850 Civil District #6, Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; Andrew J. McAdams, age 18, born TN, living with his sister Nancy and her husband, Joseph McCamy. Also in the house is an older female (Pitter M. McAdams - age 53) who may be his mother.; Principal=TN Bedford Census 18503 
Land*11 October 1854 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; to Andrew J. McAdams, Deed, Undivided Interest.; Principal=Thomas McAdams4 
Land*13 February 1855 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; to John McAdams, Deed.; Principal=John A. McAdams4 
Land*31 October 1855 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; from Jo. McCamie, Deed, Undivided Interest.; Principal=Joseph H. McKamie4 
Land20 February 1858 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; from Andrew J. McAdams, Trust Deed.; Principal=John A. McAdams4 

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S16] Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., www.ancestry.com, Submitted by e-mail address. Hereinafter cited as ancestry.com.
  2. [S51] Helen C. Marsh and Timothy R. Marsh, compiler, Land Deed Genealogy of Bedford County, Tennessee 1807-1852 (Easley, South Carolina: Southern Historical Press, Inc, 1988), Book Page #383, from Deed Book "PP", page 326. Hereinafter cited as Land Deeds Bedford County, Tennessee.
  3. [S12] U.S. Census 1850, www.ancestry.com, Tennessee, Bedford County, Civil District #6, page 268.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1850.
  4. [S75] Helen Marsh, compiler, Cemetery Records of Bedford County, Tennessee (n.p.: Marsh Historical Publications, 1976). Hereinafter cited as Cemetery Records of Bedford County, Tennessee.
  5. [S44] Email Message, Sandra Haines (e-mail address) to Pat Balkcom, 31 March 2001.

Ann McAdams1

#2722
Last EditedMay 24, 2002
RelationshipGreat-grandaunt of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of John McAdams and Rebecca Hill
Father*Amos McAdams1 b. 1 Sep 1786, d. 31 Aug 1847
Mother*Mariah (?)1 b. bt 1795 - 1804

Citations

  1. [S77] WPA, compiler, Tennessee Bedford Co, Minute Book Part 1 - 2, 1848-52 . Hereinafter cited as Bedford County Tennessee Minute Book.

Arthur McAdams Sr.1

#2702, (1903 - 1966)
Last EditedMay 23, 2002
Birth*1903 1 
Death*1966 1 
Burial*1966 Willow Mount Cemetery, Section A, Shelbyville, Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; Arthur is buried with Havre and Sam McAdams, who may be his parents.1 

Citations

  1. [S75] Helen Marsh, compiler, Cemetery Records of Bedford County, Tennessee (n.p.: Marsh Historical Publications, 1976), p. 194.. Hereinafter cited as Cemetery Records of Bedford County, Tennessee.

Brett McAdams1

#2069, (1856 - )
Last EditedJan 26, 2002
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of John McAdams and Rebecca Hill
Father*John A. McAdams1 b. 10 Aug 1816, d. 6 Mar 1875
Mother*Elizabeth F. (?)1 b. 30 May 1826, d. 12 May 1880
Birth*1856 Tennessee, USA1 
Cen-Enum*21 June 1860 Shelbyville Post Office, Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; Brett? (hard to read) McAdams, age 4, male, born TN, living with parents, John and Bettie, and 6 sibliings (assumed relationships).; Principal=TN Bedford Co Census 18601 

Citations

  1. [S11] U.S. Census 1860, www.ancestry.com, Tennessee, Bedford County, District #6, page 103.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1860.

Brittina McAdams1

#2756
Last EditedMay 26, 2002
Married Name24 July 1869 Patterson1 
Marriage*24 July 1869 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; Principal=Abb Patterson1 

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, Posting on Genforum, Bedford Co, Tn forum, message #465: Original source from Bedford County Courthouse records, microfillm #0476043-0476047. Posted by Nathalie Killian.. Hereinafter cited as Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line.

C.C. McAdams1

#2717, (17 January 1879 - 2 November 1896)
Last EditedMay 23, 2002
Birth*17 January 1879 1 
Death*2 November 1896 1 
Burial*November 1896 Holland Cemetery, Park City, Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; I do not know who this is, however, they are buried next to the three children of James and Martha McAdams.1 

Citations

  1. [S75] Helen Marsh, compiler, Cemetery Records of Bedford County, Tennessee (n.p.: Marsh Historical Publications, 1976), p. 224.. Hereinafter cited as Cemetery Records of Bedford County, Tennessee.

Charles T. McAdams1

#2718, (1965 - 1965)
Last EditedMay 23, 2002
Death*1965 1 
Birth*1965 1 
Burial*1965 Hastings Campground Cemetery, Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; This cemetery is on New Hope Road. Charles is buried next to Roy Lee McAdams, who is probably his brother.1 

Citations

  1. [S75] Helen Marsh, compiler, Cemetery Records of Bedford County, Tennessee (n.p.: Marsh Historical Publications, 1976), p. 273.. Hereinafter cited as Cemetery Records of Bedford County, Tennessee.

Daniel R. McAdams1

#213, ( - 1849)
Last EditedMay 29, 2002
RelationshipGreat-granduncle of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of John McAdams and Rebecca Hill
Father*Amos McAdams1 b. 1 Sep 1786, d. 31 Aug 1847
Mother*Mariah (?)1 b. bt 1795 - 1804
Land*15 November 1847 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; This was 1/10th of his father's real estate which was left to him in Amos' will.2 
Land*6 April 1848 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; The deed was for 1/10 of 200 acres. Daniel sold to John, property, both real and personal, one tenth part of land in Bedford Co., Tn, in District No. 6. It being that of the real estate of Amos McAdams which he set apart in his Last Will and Testament to his wife Mariah McAdams for her during her natural life and at her death to his chidren. Land bounded by Andrew T. McAdams, Thomas C. Whiteside, John McAdams, Lydia Roan, John Eakin, and Payton H. Coats. Reg: 19 April 1848.; Principal=John A. McAdams3 
Land18 April 1848 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; Court record stated: "D. R. McAdams to John McAdams. Deed 1/10 of 200 acres. Daniel R. McAdams sold to John McAdams, property, both real and personal, one tenth of land in Bedford County, TN, District No. 6. It being that part of the Last Will and Testament to his wife Mariah McAdams for her during her natural life and at her death to his children. Land bounded by Andrew T. McAdams, Thomas C. Whiteside, John McAdams, Lydia Roan, John Eakin, and Payton H. Coats. Reg: 19 Apr 1848."; Principal=John A. McAdams4 
Land16 June 1849 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; The deed was for 1/10th of 200 acres. John sold peoperty, both real and personal, to wit, the one tenth part of a tract in Bedford Co., TN,, in District No. 6, it being a part of the real estate of Amos McAdams, which he set apart in his will to his wife Mariah McAdams during her natural lifetime and at her death to his children. Bounded by Andrew J. McAdams, Thomas C. Whiteside, John McAdams, Lydia Roan, John Eakin and Peyton H. Coats. John McAdams is son of Amos and Mariah McAdams. Reg: 16 June 1849; Principal=John A. McAdams5 
Death*1849 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; Court records state that Thomas McAdams was appointed administrator of the estate of Daniel R. McAdams, late of Bedford County (September, 1849).6 

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S16] Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., www.ancestry.com, Submitted by e-mail address. Hereinafter cited as ancestry.com.
  2. [S51] Helen C. Marsh and Timothy R. Marsh, compiler, Land Deed Genealogy of Bedford County, Tennessee 1807-1852 (Easley, South Carolina: Southern Historical Press, Inc, 1988), Book Page #383, from Deed Book "PP", page 326. Hereinafter cited as Land Deeds Bedford County, Tennessee.
  3. [S51] Helen C. Marsh and Timothy R. Marsh, Land Deeds Bedford County, Tennessee, Book Page #391, from Deed Book "QQ", page 34.
  4. [S80] Land Deed Genealogy of Bedford County, Tennessee 1807-1852 (Easley, South Carolina: Southern Historical Press, 1988), p. 391 , original from Deed Book, "QQ", p. 26.. Hereinafter cited as Land Deed Genealogy of Bedford County, Tennessee.
  5. [S51] Helen C. Marsh and Timothy R. Marsh, Land Deeds Bedford County, Tennessee, Book Page #411, from Deed Book "RR", page 24.
  6. [S76] Helen Marsh, compiler, Earliest County Court Records of Bedford County, Tennessee (Greenville, SC: Southern Historical Press, 1986), p. 107 and p. 275.. Hereinafter cited as Earliest County Court Records of Bedford County, Tennessee.
  7. [S76] Helen Marsh, Earliest County Court Records of Bedford County, Tennessee.

Daughter McAdams1

#2614, (between 1811 and 1815 - )
Last EditedApr 13, 2002
RelationshipGreat-grandaunt of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of John McAdams and Rebecca Hill
Father*Amos McAdams1 b. 1 Sep 1786, d. 31 Aug 1847
Mother*Mariah (?)1 b. bt 1795 - 1804
Birth*between 1811 and 1815 1,2 

Citations

  1. [S27] U.S. Census 1830, www.ancestry.com, TN, Bedford Co., p. 46.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1830.
  2. [S47] U.S. Census 1820, unknown url, TN, Bedford Co., p. 33.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1820.

Daughter McAdams1

#2648, (between 1821 and 1825 - )
Last EditedApr 28, 2002
Father*John N. McAdams1 b. bt 1801 - 1810
Mother*Unknown (?)1 b. bt 1801 - 1810
Birth*between 1821 and 1825 1 

Citations

  1. [S13] U.S. Census 1840, Tennessee, Bedford County, p. 27.

Delialah McAdams1

#2704, (1 January 1833 - 10 June 1922)
Last EditedMay 26, 2002
Birth*1 January 1833 1 
Marriage*1 July 1866 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; Principal=Isaac N. McAdams2 
Death*10 June 1922 1 
Burial*June 1922 Willow Mount Cemetery, Section B, Shelbyville, Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; Delialah is buried next to Isaac N. McAdams, her husband.1 

Citations

  1. [S75] Helen Marsh, compiler, Cemetery Records of Bedford County, Tennessee (n.p.: Marsh Historical Publications, 1976), p. 194.. Hereinafter cited as Cemetery Records of Bedford County, Tennessee.
  2. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, Posting on Genforum, Bedford Co, Tn forum, message #465: Original source from Bedford County Courthouse records, microfillm #0476043-0476047. Posted by Nathalie Killian.. Hereinafter cited as Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line.

Dora McAdams1

#2758
Last EditedMay 26, 2002
Married Name7 August 1886 Prosser1 
Marriage*7 August 1886 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; Principal=W. B. Prosser1 

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, Posting on Genforum, Bedford Co, Tn forum, message #465: Original source from Bedford County Courthouse records, microfillm #0476043-0476047. Posted by Nathalie Killian.. Hereinafter cited as Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line.