William Harvey Cooper1

#254, (1869 - )
Last EditedMar 8, 2003
ChartsDescendants of John and Elizabeth Carder
Birth*1869 1 
Marriage*13 September 1890 Izard County, Arkansas, USA; Principal=Mittie Carder1 

Citations

  1. [S23] Izard County, Arkansas, Izard County Marriage Books, 1889-1902, FamilySearch Website, familysearch.org, Received information 11 November 2000.. Hereinafter cited as Izard County Marriage Books.

(?) Cope1

#4247
Last EditedNov 8, 2003
Marriage* Principal=Amy Bane1 

Family

Amy Bane
Child

Citations

  1. [S125] York County, Pennsylvania Deed Books: Vol. 3-B, p. 66.. Hereinafter cited as York County Pennsylvania Deeds.

Sarah Cope1

#4248
Last EditedNov 8, 2003
Father*(?) Cope1
Mother*Amy Bane1
Married Name John1 
Marriage* Principal=(?) John1 

Citations

  1. [S125] York County, Pennsylvania Deed Books: Vol. 3-B, p. 66.. Hereinafter cited as York County Pennsylvania Deeds.

Jesse Lee Coulter1

#4907
Last EditedMar 25, 2005
ChartsDescendants of Jeremiah Franks and Morning Fisher
Descendants of Nicholas Fisher and Elizabeth Kearse
Descendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Marriage* Principal=Mary Cordelia Franks1 

Citations

  1. [S44] Email Message, from Larry Rader (e-mail address) to Patricia Balkcom, 22 March 2005. Larry is great grandson of Jeremiah Daniel Rader.

David B. Cowan1

#2979
Last EditedNov 15, 2002
Marriage*21 July 1868 DeSoto County, Mississippi, USA; Principal=Mary S. Gann1 

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, DeSoto County, MS marriage listings 1865-69 at http://www.rootsweb.com. Hereinafter cited as Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line.

Mary Susan Crane1

#4273
Last EditedDec 5, 2003
Married Namecirca 1768 McMillan1 
Marriage*circa 1768 Principal=George McMillan1 

Family

George McMillan b. c 1745, d. Feb 1823
Children

Citations

  1. [S96] Clan Galbraith Association, from "John of Ireland" database submitted by William Galbreath, updated 2002.. Hereinafter cited as Clan Galbraith Association.

Harold Cromwell1

#4197
Last EditedJan 14, 2006
Marriage*circa 1928 Pennsylvania, USA; Principal=Sarah C. Galbreath1,2 

Citations

  1. [S123] Star and Sentinel, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, 16 Nov 1940. Hereinafter cited as Gettysburg Star and Sentinel.
  2. [S84] U.S. Census 1930, ancestry.com, PA, Adams County, Gettysburg Borough, Ward 1, Sheet #20B.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1930.

Martha A. Crutchfield1

#2968
Last EditedNov 15, 2002
Married Name20 January 1853 Gann1 
Marriage*20 January 1853 DeSoto County, Mississippi, USA; Principal=J. C. Gann2 

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, DeSoto cuonty, MS marriage listings 1853-60 at http://www.rootsweb.com/~msdesoto/DeSotoBrides1851_1860AL.html. Hereinafter cited as Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line.
  2. [S26] Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line, DeSoto cuonty, MS marriage listings 1851-60 at http://www.rootsweb.com/~msdesoto/DeSotoBrides1851_1860AL.html

Martha Angelina Crutchfield1,2,3

#2984, (1835 - )
Last EditedNov 23, 2002
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Birth*1835 Georgia, USA; 1860 census would put birthdate at 1838.4,5 
Married Name20 January 1853 Gann6,2,3 
Marriage*20 January 1853 DeSoto County, Mississippi, USA; Principal=Jesse C. Gann6,2,3 
Cen-Enum*1860 DeSoto County, Mississippi, USA; "Angelina Gann", female, white, age 23, born GA. Living with Jesse C. Gann and 2 sons.; Principal=MS DeSoto Co Census 1860, Witness=Jesse C. Gann1 
Cen-Head*22 June 1870 DeSoto County, Mississippi, USA; "M.A. Gann", age 35, HH #44, female, keeping house, born Ga., personal estate of $500. Living with four children. Living next to the Crutchfields (her parents).; Principal=MS DeSoto Co Census 1870, Resident=John B. Gann, Resident=William Gann, Resident=Alice Gann, Resident=Jesse Gann4 
Cen-Enum22 June 1870 DeSoto County, Mississippi, USA; "John B. Gann", age 17, farming, born MS. Living with M. A. Gann (assumed mother0 and three other children.; Principal=John B. Gann, Principal=MS DeSoto Co Census 18704 
Cen-Enum22 June 1870 DeSoto County, Mississippi, USA; "William Gann", male, age 15, at home, born MS. Living with M. A. Gann (assumed mother) and three other children.; Principal=William Gann, Principal=MS DeSoto Co Census 18704 
Cen-Enum22 June 1870 DeSoto County, Mississippi, USA; "Alice Gann", female, age 12, born MS. Living with M. A. Gann (assumed mother) and three other children.; Principal=Alice Gann, Principal=MS DeSoto Co Census 18704 
Cen-Enum22 June 1870 DeSoto County, Mississippi, USA; "Jesse Gann", male, age 6, born MS. Living with M. A. Gann (assumed mother) and three other children.; Principal=Jesse Gann, Principal=MS DeSoto Co Census 18704 

Family

Jesse C. Gann b. 1832, d. bt 1863 - 1870
Marriage*20 January 1853 DeSoto County, Mississippi, USA; Principal=Jesse C. Gann6,2,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S11] U.S. Census 1860, www.ancestry.com, Mississippi, DeSoto County, Senatobia P.O., p. 40. Image #40 at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1860.
  2. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, DeSoto County, MS marriage listings 1851-60 at http://www.rootsweb.com. Hereinafter cited as Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line.
  3. [S48] Researcher Dick D. Fox, http://lockhart1957.tripod.com/index-GEN.html
  4. [S9] U.S. Census 1870, www.ancestry.com, Mississippi, DeSoto County, Arkabutla P.O., Town 6, Range 9, p. 412B. Image #830 at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1870.
  5. [S11] U.S. Census 1860, www.ancestry.com, Mississippi, DeSoto County, Senatobia P.O., p. 41. Image #41 at www.ancestry.com.
  6. [S11] U.S. Census 1860, www.ancestry.com, Mississippi, DeSoto County, Senatobia Township, p. 40.

Catherine Cunningham1

#4647
Last EditedMar 20, 2004
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of John and Catherine Galbreath
Father*Matthew A. Cunningham1 b. Jul 1760, d. 14 May 1840
Mother*Elizabeth Galbreath1 b. 20 May 1767
Land9 March 1825 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; This indenture made 9th March 1825 between Matthew Cunningham and Elizabeth Cunningham wife of said Cunningham, Jerimiah Cunningham, Catherine Cunningham daughter of said Matthew, all of Bedford Co. State of Tennesse of the one part and Robert Reid of the County of Wayne and State aforesaid of the other part. Witnesseth that the said Matthew Cunningham and wife Elizabeth, Jerimiah Cunningham, William Word and wife Mary Elizabeth Cunningham and Catherine Cunningham daughter of said Mathew for and in consideration of $700 in hand paid the receipt whereof is hereby acknowleged, hath bargained, sold and confer unto him the said Robert Reid a certain parcel of land situated lying and being in this county on the waters of Flat Creek and south branch of Duck River...100 A. out of Tract Originally granted to William Galbreath.
Witness: Mathew Cunningham (seal)
Elizabeth Cunningham (seal)
? Cunningham (seal)
Wm Word (seal)
Test: Robert McFarling
Robert Baker

Registered 29 Dec. 1825 (Book U, p. 231-3); Principal=Matthew A. Cunningham, Principal=Elizabeth Galbreath1 

Citations

  1. [S70] Lillian Vesta Brown-Johnson, My Findings, Volume 2 (Smyrna, TN: 1991), p. 38. Original source - Bedford County Deeds Book T, p.57-8.. Hereinafter cited as My Findings.

Jane Cunningham1

#3771
Last EditedMar 29, 2003
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of John and Catherine Galbreath
Father*Matthew A. Cunningham1 b. Jul 1760, d. 14 May 1840
Mother*Elizabeth Galbreath1 b. 20 May 1767

Citations

  1. [S25] Ancestry.com, Carrie Shelton at http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:1595031&id=I5623. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Jeremiah Cunningham1

#3766, (23 November 1797 - 6 January 1877)
Last EditedMar 20, 2004
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of John and Catherine Galbreath
Father*Matthew A. Cunningham2 b. Jul 1760, d. 14 May 1840
Mother*Elizabeth Galbreath1 b. 20 May 1767
Birth*23 November 1797 Guilford County, North Carolina, USA1 
Marriage*5 February 1824 Orange County, North Carolina, USA; Principal=Polly Lynch1 
Land9 March 1825 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; This indenture made 9th March 1825 between Matthew Cunningham and Elizabeth Cunningham wife of said Cunningham, Jerimiah Cunningham, Catherine Cunningham daughter of said Matthew, all of Bedford Co. State of Tennesse of the one part and Robert Reid of the County of Wayne and State aforesaid of the other part. Witnesseth that the said Matthew Cunningham and wife Elizabeth, Jerimiah Cunningham, William Word and wife Mary Elizabeth Cunningham and Catherine Cunningham daughter of said Mathew for and in consideration of $700 in hand paid the receipt whereof is hereby acknowleged, hath bargained, sold and confer unto him the said Robert Reid a certain parcel of land situated lying and being in this county on the waters of Flat Creek and south branch of Duck River...100 A. out of Tract Originally granted to William Galbreath.
Witness: Mathew Cunningham (seal)
Elizabeth Cunningham (seal)
? Cunningham (seal)
Wm Word (seal)
Test: Robert McFarling
Robert Baker

Registered 29 Dec. 1825 (Book U, p. 231-3); Principal=Matthew A. Cunningham, Principal=Elizabeth Galbreath2 
Death*6 January 1877 Navarro County, Texas, USA1 
Burial*January 1877 Family Graveyard, Navarro County, Texas, USA1 

Citations

  1. [S25] Ancestry.com, Carrie Shelton at http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:1595031&id=I5623. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  2. [S70] Lillian Vesta Brown-Johnson, My Findings, Volume 2 (Smyrna, TN: 1991), p. 38. Original source - Bedford County Deeds Book T, p.57-8.. Hereinafter cited as My Findings.

Mary Elizabeth Cunningham1

#3769
Last EditedMar 20, 2004
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of John and Catherine Galbreath
Father*Matthew A. Cunningham2 b. Jul 1760, d. 14 May 1840
Mother*Elizabeth Galbreath2 b. 20 May 1767
Married Name Word1 
Land9 March 1825 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; This indenture made 9th March 1825 between Matthew Cunningham and Elizabeth Cunningham wife of said Cunningham, Jerimiah Cunningham, Catherine Cunningham daughter of said Matthew, all of Bedford Co. State of Tennesse of the one part and Robert Reid of the County of Wayne and State aforesaid of the other part. Witnesseth that the said Matthew Cunningham and wife Elizabeth, Jerimiah Cunningham, William Word and wife Mary Elizabeth Cunningham and Catherine Cunningham daughter of said Mathew for and in consideration of $700 in hand paid the receipt whereof is hereby acknowleged, hath bargained, sold and confer unto him the said Robert Reid a certain parcel of land situated lying and being in this county on the waters of Flat Creek and south branch of Duck River...100 A. out of Tract Originally granted to William Galbreath.
Witness: Mathew Cunningham (seal)
Elizabeth Cunningham (seal)
? Cunningham (seal)
Wm Word (seal)
Test: Robert McFarling
Robert Baker

Registered 29 Dec. 1825 (Book U, p. 231-3); Principal=Matthew A. Cunningham, Principal=Elizabeth Galbreath1 

Citations

  1. [S70] Lillian Vesta Brown-Johnson, My Findings, Volume 2 (Smyrna, TN: 1991), p. 38. Original source - Bedford County Deeds Book T, p.57-8.. Hereinafter cited as My Findings.
  2. [S25] Ancestry.com, Carrie Shelton at http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:1595031&id=I5623. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Matthew Cunningham1

#3768
Last EditedMar 29, 2003
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of John and Catherine Galbreath
Father*Matthew A. Cunningham1 b. Jul 1760, d. 14 May 1840
Mother*Elizabeth Galbreath1 b. 20 May 1767

Citations

  1. [S25] Ancestry.com, Carrie Shelton at http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:1595031&id=I5623. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Matthew A. Cunningham1,2

#3645, (July 1760 - 14 May 1840)
Last EditedMar 20, 2004
ChartsDescendants of John and Catherine Galbreath
Birth*July 1760 Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA; Son of James and Jane Cunningham.3 
Military*circa 1776 Revolutionary War 
Marriage*16 January 1793 Orange County, North Carolina, USA; Francis McCamey, bondsman.; Principal=Elizabeth Galbreath, Witness=Francis McKamie1,4 
Land*15 November 1809 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; to Matthew Cunningham, William's son-in-law.; Witness=William Galbreath5 
Land*7 November 1812 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; "...Know all me by these presents that I John Huff of County and State aforesaid appoint for divers Good Causes...have appointed William Hopkins my attorney and to secure from Mathew Cunningham my part of the Estate of William Galbreath dec'd and John Galbreath dec'd that which is my rightful property...
In Witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and affixed My Seal the 7th day of November 1812.

Witness Attest: Edward Wade
Thomas Davis
Registered 12th March 1813"; Principal=John Huff6 
Land23 July 1814 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; The deed states that Matthew Cunningham and Betsy, his wife, and Francis McAmy and his wife Catsey, Anne Huff, all of Bedford Co., TN to Mary Dickson (Dixon) of Orange Co., NC, land on Big Flat Creek. Catsey signed her name Catherine McAmy, Reg. 10 June 1817. (It is not clear from this source whether they were buying or selling land).; Principal=Francis McKamie, Principal=Mary Galbreath7 
Land14 August 1814 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; "Jeremiah Chamberlain to Heirs John Galbreath. This Indenture made the 14th day of August in the year of Our Lord one thousand Eight hundred fourteen between Jeremiah Chamberlain of the County of Granger, State of Tenessee of the one Part and Walter Galbreath, Francis McCamick and Catherine his wife and Matthew Cunningham and Elizabeth his wife and John Huff and Ann his wife, all of the county of Bedford, State of Tennessee and William Galbreath of Adams County, State of Pennsylvania and Mary Dixon widow of Robert, John Galbreath, decd of the other part Witnessed that for and in consideration of the sum of four hundred dollars to him in hand paid, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, he the said Jeremiah Chamberlain hath bargained and sold and doth by these presents bargain, sell of, Confirm unto the said Walter Galbreath, Francis McKamy and Catherine his wife, Matthew Cunningham and Elizabeth his wife, and John Huff and Ann his wife all of the county of Bedford...all the Heirs of John Galbreath decd. His undivided half of a certain portion of land granted to Jeremiah Chamberland and William Galbreath of Orange Co., State of North Carolina containing one thousand acres lying and being in Bedford County, State of Tennessee by Flat Creek on South branch of Duck River beginning at hickory... It is hereby perfectly understood that the said Jeremiah Chambelain is not bound to defend the above undivided half of the above thousand acres from any claim...but only from himself and his heirs... In Testimony whereof he Hath herewith set his hand and seal this day and year first above.
                                                  
Jeremiah Chamberlain
Ja Polk
C Manalless
State of Tennessee, Granger County
August Term 1814
Ordered to be registered by the Register of Bedford Co.
Registered by Jan 15th 1815 Edw Wade, Registrar.; Principal=Walter Galbreath, Principal=Francis McKamie8 
Land23 July 1816 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; "Matthew Cunningham and Betsy, his wife, Francis McAmey and Catsy his wife, and Anne Huff, all of Bedford, and Mary Dickson of Orange County, North Carolina sold to John B. Cummins of Bedford land on big Flat Creek.
Recorded 10 June 1817."; Principal=Catherine Galbreath, Principal=Francis McKamie9 
Land15 January 1819 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; "Know all men by these presents that We the undersigned of the county of Bedford, State of Tennessee Being a Part of the Heirs Devises and Lagaties of John Galbreath Deceased of the Sate of North Carolina and County of Orange of the one part and Walter Galbreath of the state and county aforesaid of the other part, and we the undersigned heirs as aforesaid do by These presents Relinquish all our right...or claim in and to a certain Tract of land lying and being in the county of Bedford and State of Tennessee...south side of Duck River ...containing One hundred and Eighty three acres, sixty eight poles be the same more or less, being part of a five hundred and sixty acre Tract more or less, which was purchased by John Galbreath dec'd in his lifetime from Jeremiah Chamberland being his part of a One thousand Acre tract entered in the Name of William Galbreath and Jeremiah Chamberland and we the heirs do hereby these presents Transfer said acres over unto the said Walter Galbreath all our aforesaid right, interest and claim to the assigns forever without any Responsibility upon us the said heirs and legatees and do by these presents renounce any claim that we may have had or may hereafter have to said land as heirs aforesaid. in Testimony whereof we and each of us Have hereunto set our hands and affixed our seals This 15th day of January 1819.
The above was acknowledged before me and the women that Have signed herewith. Their husbands were privately examined by the assigned. This paper for the purposes Therein names with their own free will to which they did.
William Galbreath
Matt Cunningham
Elizabeth Cunningham
Ann Huff
Cathren Mckamey
Francis Mckamey
Joshua Holt
William Ray
Registered 4th day of July 1821; Principal=Major William G. Galbreath, Principal=Walter Galbreath10 
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 Galbreath2 
Land*9 March 1825 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; This indenture made 9th March 1825 between Matthew Cunningham and Elizabeth Cunningham wife of said Cunningham, Jerimiah Cunningham, Catherine Cunningham daughter of said Matthew, all of Bedford Co. State of Tennesse of the one part and Robert Reid of the County of Wayne and State aforesaid of the other part. Witnesseth that the said Matthew Cunningham and wife Elizabeth, Jerimiah Cunningham, William Word and wife Mary Elizabeth Cunningham and Catherine Cunningham daughter of said Mathew for and in consideration of $700 in hand paid the receipt whereof is hereby acknowleged, hath bargained, sold and confer unto him the said Robert Reid a certain parcel of land situated lying and being in this county on the waters of Flat Creek and south branch of Duck River...100 A. out of Tract Originally granted to William Galbreath.
Witness: Mathew Cunningham (seal)
Elizabeth Cunningham (seal)
? Cunningham (seal)
Wm Word (seal)
Test: Robert McFarling
Robert Baker

Registered 29 Dec. 1825 (Book U, p. 231-3); Principal=Elizabeth Galbreath, Witness=Jeremiah Cunningham, Witness=Mary Elizabeth Cunningham, Witness=Catherine Cunningham11 
Death*14 May 1840 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; Witness=Elizabeth Galbreath3 

Family

Elizabeth Galbreath b. 20 May 1767
Marriage*16 January 1793 Orange County, North Carolina, USA; Francis McCamey, bondsman.; Principal=Elizabeth Galbreath, Witness=Francis McKamie1,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S70] Lillian Vesta Brown-Johnson, My Findings, Volume 2 (Smyrna, TN: 1991), p. 33. Her source Orange County, NC Wills - will of William Galbreath.. Hereinafter cited as My Findings.
  2. [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.
  3. [S25] Ancestry.com, Carrie Shelton at http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:1595031&id=I5623. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  4. [S106] Brent Holcombe, compiler, Marriages of Orange County, North Carolina 1779-1868 (Baltimore, Md.: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1983), p. 81.. Hereinafter cited as Marriages of Orange Co.
  5. [S70] Lillian Vesta Brown-Johnson, My Findings, p. 34. Her source Bedford County, TN Deeds Book A, p. 202 located in the STate Library, Nashville, TN.
  6. [S70] Lillian Vesta Brown-Johnson, My Findings, p. 34. Her source Bedford County, TN Deeds Book D, p. 196-7 located in the State Library, Nashville, TN.
  7. [S70] Lillian Vesta Brown-Johnson, My Findings, page 207. Her source is Bedford County, TN Deed Book "G", p. 452.
  8. [S70] Lillian Vesta Brown-Johnson, My Findings, page 35. Her source is Bedford County, TN Deed Book "E", p. 374.
  9. [S70] Lillian Vesta Brown-Johnson, My Findings, page 36. Her source is Bedford County, TN Deed Book "G", p. 452.
  10. [S70] Lillian Vesta Brown-Johnson, My Findings, page 37. Her source Bedford County Land Deeds, Book N, p. 426.
  11. [S70] Lillian Vesta Brown-Johnson, My Findings, p. 38. Original source - Bedford County Deeds Book T, p.57-8.

Polly Cunningham1

#3770
Last EditedMar 20, 2004
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of John and Catherine Galbreath
Father*Matthew A. Cunningham1 b. Jul 1760, d. 14 May 1840
Mother*Elizabeth Galbreath1 b. 20 May 1767

Citations

  1. [S25] Ancestry.com, Carrie Shelton at http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:1595031&id=I5623. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

William Galbreath Cunningham1

#3646
Last EditedAug 24, 2003
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of John and Catherine Galbreath
Father*Matthew A. Cunningham b. Jul 1760, d. 14 May 1840
Mother*Elizabeth Galbreath b. 20 May 1767
Will4 January 1799 Orange County, North Carolina, USA; (I have copy of the will)
In the name of God Amen, I William Galbreath, of the State of North Carolina and County of Orange, being in perfect health and sound mind and memory thanks be given to Almighty God, therefore calling unto mind the Mortality of my body and knowing that it is appointed for all men once to die, I do hereby make and ordain this to be my last will and testament. First of all I give and recommend my soul unto the hand of God who give it and my body to the earth to b buried in a Christian like and decent manner at the designation of my Executors hereafter mentioned and touching such Worldly Estate wherewith it hath pleased God to bless me in this life I give, bequeath and dispose of the same in manner and following, VIZ.
Item 1. I give and bequeath to my eldest son Walter Galbreath five hundred acres of land in the state of Tennessee in the middle district on Mill Creek of equal quantity of the rest of the tract on one thousand acres purchased by Jeremiah Chamberlain and myself No. 1908.
Item 2. I give and bequeath to my second son William Galbreath no other lands but that already conveyed to him viz fifty acres of land lying in Orange County, North Carolina, on back creek known by the name of Mill tract also five hundred acres of land in Tennessee State conveyed to him as it stands on record in the registers of Orange County, also my Negro man named July and my walking cane and Mill stones and the irons belonging to them.
Item 3. I give and bequeath to my third and youngest son John Galbreath the plantation where I now dwell with my mansion house with all appurtenances thereto belonging to the said place; addition also my Negro man named Tony, my bay, Hogs, cattle, Jack, Saddle and bridle and my shotgun and my small chest, and my featherbed and furniture also four hundred acres of land on the Duck River on the East Side of Sugar Creek of No. 2.
Item 4. I give and bequeath to my eldest Daughter Catron Galbreath now McKimey and to her lawful issue two hundred acres of land in the State of Tennessee on the South side of Duck River on the East side of Sugar Creek, also one hundred acres of land I give and bequeath to my son-in-law Francis McKimey also 50 acres of land to my grandson William McKimey both of which shall join the above mentioned two hundred acres left to my daughter Catron of No. 2 in original Grant.
Item 5. I give and bequeath to my Daughter Mary Galbreath now Dickson and her issues two hundred acres in the State of Tennessee, also fifty acres of Land I give and bequeath to my grandson William Dickson adjoining the said two hundred acres of the south Side of Duck River on the East Side of Sugar Creek No. 2 in the original grant.
Item 6. I give and bequeath to my third daughter Elizabeth Galbreath now Cunningham and her lawful issue three hundred acres of land in the State of Tennessee also I give and bequeath to my grandson William Galbreath Cunningham one hundred forty acres of land including a mill seat on Buchanan's Creek not far from the mouth of said Creek joining the above three hundred acres of No. 226 in the original grant with one cow and half my sheep.
Item 7. I give and bequeath to my daughter Ann Galbreath two hundred acres of land in the State of Tennessee it being a part of the last mentioned tract of No. 226 including whole 140A, also my mare that I usually ride with her saddle and bridle and a bed and furniture called her own and my large Walnut Chest and Tea Table, half dozen of Chairs and my small Dutch oven, a set of cups and saucers and spoons and a set of knives and forks and half dozen of table spoons, one choice of all my cattle and half all my sheep and half dozen of delft plates and a spinning wheel, and my three large pewter dishes and the other pewter be equally divided amongst my four Daughters above named.
Item 8. I give all my other movable property not willed to be sold and debts due me to be collected to pay all my just debts and the surplus if any to be equally divided among my three sons VIZ Walter, William, and John Galbreath.
Item 9. And lastly I do hereby constitute and appoint my well beloved son John and my well beloved son-in-law Matthew Cunningham my whole and Sole Executors of this my last will and Testament and I do hereby utterly nominate and revoke all other wills or Testaments heretofore made and I do Testify and confirm this and no other to be my last will and testament in witness hereof I have hereto set my hand and seal this 4th day of January 1799.
     
Test: M. Cunningham (signed) William Galbreath
Wm. Kirk
(executors qualified)

N.B. Provided that either of my unmarried children VIZ Walter, John and Ann Galbreath should be removed by Death intestate or without a lawful heir of their own body then their part of the before willed Estate to be equally divided amongst the Brothers and sisters of their own sex VIZ Walters to be divided between William and John, and John's in like manner between Walter and William Galbreath, and Ann's to be divided in like manner between her other sisters.

Witnesses: M. Cunnigham (signed) William Galbreath
Wm. Kirk

In my lifetime I have traded 250 acres of land for a gray horse at 250 dollars which a loan to be made up out of my surplus money to him on home this is lacking.

Wm. Kirk (signed) William Galbreath; Principal=William Galbreath2

Citations

  1. [S70] Lillian Vesta Brown-Johnson, My Findings, Volume 2 (Smyrna, TN: 1991), p. 33. Her source Orange County, NC Wills - will of William Galbreath.. Hereinafter cited as My Findings.
  2. [S122] Will of William Galbreath. Written 04 Jan 1799. Copy found at the North Carolina Archives.

Cora Darty1

#4825, (1906 - 1977)
Last EditedJul 22, 2004
Married Name Franks1 
Birth*1906 1 
Marriage* Principal=Larken C. Franks1 
Death*1977 1 

Family

Larken C. Franks b. May 1895, d. 1949
Child

Citations

  1. [S44] Email Message, from Rick Franks to Pat Balkcom (e-mail address), 23 June 2004. Rick's great grandfather is James William Franks.

Fannie Davenport1

#4421
Last EditedJan 4, 2004
Name Variation Galbraith 
Married Name25 May 1846 Galbreath1 
Marriage*25 May 1846 Principal=William Ayres Galbreath1 

Citations

  1. [S25] Ancestry.com, Tom Robertshaw at http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:2214606&id=I9176. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Sarah Davenport1

#4452
Last EditedJan 18, 2004
Name Variation Galbraith 
Married Name1807 Galbreath1 
Marriage*1807 Principal=John Galbreath1 

Citations

  1. [S142] Lela Booth, "Descendency Chart of James Galbraith and Rebecca Chambers", 1980 (Toronto, Canada). Unknown comments. Hereinafter cited as "Lela Booth's Family Chart."

Alice Davis1

#4823
Last EditedJul 22, 2004
Married Name Franks1 
Marriage* Principal=Larken C. Franks1 

Family

Larken C. Franks b. May 1895, d. 1949
Child

Citations

  1. [S44] Email Message, from Rick Franks to Pat Balkcom (e-mail address), 23 June 2004. Rick's great grandfather is James William Franks.

Aquilla Davis1

#4732
Last EditedMay 31, 2004
Marriage*9 March 1804 Hawkins County, Tennessee, USA; Principal=Julia Galbreath1 

Citations

  1. [S25] Ancestry.com, Submitted by Mara Harris at http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=spacm7&id=I0681. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Emeline Davis1

#3599, (1828 - )
Last EditedMar 10, 2003
ChartsDescendants of John and Elizabeth Carder
Birth*1828 1 
Married Name Carder1 
Marriage* Principal=Isaac Carder1 

Citations

  1. [S25] Ancestry.com, Jeff Hendricks at http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=jhendri771&id=I003. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Elizabeth Dean1

#3540, (1827 - )
Last EditedMar 15, 2003
ChartsDescendants of John and Elizabeth Carder
Birth*1827 Tennessee, USA2 
Married Name23 October 1849 Carder1 
Marriage*23 October 1849 Washington County, Tennessee, USA; Principal=Lemuel Carder1 
Cen-Enum*13 December 1850 Washington County, Tennessee, USA; "Elizabeth Carder", female, age 23, born TN, living with Lemuel Carder.; Principal=TN Washington Co Census 1850, Witness=Lemuel Carder2 
Census17 July 1860 Tompkinsville, Monroe County, Kentucky, USA; "David Carder", white, male, Head of Household #888, age 31, farm laborer, real estate worth $100, born TN.
Living with him:
Rebecca, age 31, born TN.
J.W., age 8, male, born KY.
L.B., age 3, male, born KY.
J. T., age 1, male, born KY.
Lemuel, age 34, male, farmer, real estate worth $25.
Elizabeth, age 31, female, born TN.
M. S., age 8, female, born TN.
M.B., age 10 months, female, born KY.; Principal=David Carder, Principal=Ky Monroe Co. Census 18603 

Family

Lemuel Carder b. 1826
Children

Citations

  1. [S25] Ancestry.com, Jeff Hendricks at http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=jhendri771&id=I003. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  2. [S12] U.S. Census 1850, www.ancestry.com, TN, Washington County, 4th Subdistrict, p. 242. Image #281 at www.ancestry.com.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1850.
  3. [S11] U.S. Census 1860, www.ancestry.com, Kentucky, Monroe County, Tompkinsville, p. 127.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1860.

Rachel Deens1

#3897
Last EditedApr 27, 2003
Name Variation Galbraith 
Married Name19 September 1838 Galbreath1 
Marriage*19 September 1838 Guilford County, North Carolina, USA; Bondsman was D. A. Gillaspie.; Principal=William Galbreath1 

Citations

  1. [S110] Guilford County Genealogical Society, compiler, Guilford County, North Carolina Marriages 1771-1868 (Greensboro, NC: , 1981), p. 66. Hereinafter cited as Guilford Co. NC Marriages.

Kate Delaney1

#4451
Last EditedJan 18, 2004
Name Variation Galbraith 
Married Name1818 Galbreath1 
Marriage*1818 Principal=James McCauley Galbreath1 

Citations

  1. [S142] Lela Booth, "Descendency Chart of James Galbraith and Rebecca Chambers", 1980 (Toronto, Canada). Unknown comments. Hereinafter cited as "Lela Booth's Family Chart."

Ruth Ann Delaney1

#5237, (circa 1798 - before 1850)
Last EditedMar 5, 2006
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Birth*circa 1798 1 
Married Name22 August 1816 Gann1 
Marriage*22 August 1816 Tennessee, USA; Principal=William Gann1 
Death*before 1850 Not listed in the Cherokee County, Texas census for 1850.; Witness=William Gann 

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.

Sarah Delaney1

#2362, (1792 - 9 April 1856)
Last EditedFeb 28, 2002
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Birth*1792 Greene County, Tennessee, USA1 
Married Name24 December 1817 Gann1 
Marriage*24 December 1817 Kingston, Roane County, Tennessee, USA; Principal=Ignatius Nathan Gann1 
Death*9 April 1856 Titus County, Texas, USA1 

Family

Ignatius Nathan Gann b. bt 1757 - 1759, d. 18 Jul 1839
Children

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, http://freeweb.pdq.net/jrmartin/g0000046.html#I1266. Hereinafter cited as Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line.
  2. [S26] Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line, http://freeweb.pdq.net/jrmartin/g0000064.html#I1267
  3. [S26] Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line, http://freeweb.pdq.net/jrmartin/g0000064.html#I1268
  4. [S26] Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line, http://freeweb.pdq.net/jrmartin/g0000064.html#I1269
  5. [S26] Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line, http://freeweb.pdq.net/jrmartin/g0000064.html#I1270
  6. [S26] Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line, http://freeweb.pdq.net/jrmartin/g0000064.html#I1271
  7. [S26] Transcribed and Compiled Records On Line, http://freeweb.pdq.net/jrmartin/g0000064.html#I1272

Charlotte Dement1

#3232, (14 September 1827 - 17 January 1902)
Last EditedFeb 16, 2003
Birth*14 September 1827 Alabama, USA; Ancestors from Nova Scotia.1 
Married Name20 August 1846 Williams1 
Marriage*20 August 1846 Fulton, Itawamba County, Mississippi, USA; Principal=Joshua Martin Williams1 
Cen-Enum*7 October 1850 Itawamba County, Mississippi, USA; "Charlotte Williams", age 21, female, born AL.; Principal=MS Itawamba Co Census 1850, Witness=Jesse Williams2 
Death*17 January 1902 Tilman, Caldwell County, Texas, USA1 
Burial*January 1902 Jeffrey Cemetery, McMahan, Caldwell County, Texas, USA1 

Family

Joshua Martin Williams b. 14 Jan 1825, d. 20 May 1862
Children

Citations

  1. [S25] Ancestry.com, Lauva Currier at http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=lauva-currier&id=I5899. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  2. [S12] U.S. Census 1850, www.ancestry.com, MS, Itawamba Co., District 7, p. 410. Image 75 at www.ancestry.com.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1850.
  3. [S25] Ancestry.com, Lauva Currier at http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=lauva-currier&id=I6227
  4. [S12] U.S. Census 1850, www.ancestry.com, MS, Itawamba Co., District 7, p. 410. Image #75 at www.ancestry.com.