The Tankersley Lineage
Generations 7 - 8


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This page revised: 12/24/2012

Generation 7

Children of George Tankersley & Sarah Marshall

Reuben b. c1780 d. 1826 m. 1820 Sallie George

Nancy [Marr] m. 12/20/1804 Caroline Co, VA to Reuben B Rose

Dolly

Nathaniel b. c1784 d. 1813

c/o George Edward Tankersley & Elizabeth Boldin

Richard 1761-1814 m. 10/23/1785 Mary Hilton

George E b. 1762 Bedford Co, VA d. Aug 1840 Greene Co, AL m. 1786 Elizabeth Garrison 1769-8/31/1840 Greene Co, AL

John 1764-1822 m. 1788 Susan Brooks

Joseph b. 1766 m. Catharine Buckner

Elizabeth b. 1769

Charles 1772-1/22/1845 Auraria, Lumpkin Co, GA [Cem] m. 1795 Ann Askins

Fountain b. 1774 Caroline Co, VA

c/o John Tankersley & Frances Moore

John 12/23/1792-1/18/1868 m.1 1814 Mary Stokes 9/23/1794-8/29/1839 m.2. 12/28/1837 Catharine Giles

Benjamin b. 1794 d. 4/3/1875 Davidson Co, TN m. Mary Corbitt

Sarah b. 1788

Elizabeth b. 1790 m. John Locke c1776-3/29/1853 Lincoln Co, TN [Cen]

Henry 1796-1846 m.1. 1815 Mary Rust m.2. 1828 Catherine Holloway b. 1801

Mariah/Maria b. 1803 Caroline Co, VA d. 7/28/1842 Marshall Co, TN [Doc] [Cem] m. 1824 Bedford Co, TN to Henry Martin b. 1802 NC d. 1864 Marshall Co, TN

Richard

Children of John Roy Tankersley & Mary Ann Polly Tankersley

Emily L b. 4/9/1803 VA d. Aug 1855 Woodville, Ballard Co, KY m. c1824 Ferna B Martin b. 1800 TN d. Oct 1874 Woodville, Ballard Co, KY

Elizabeth 2/5/1805 - 3/24/1864 m. Josiah Parmer

Daniel Roy 9/14/1806 - 1836 m. Mary White Burns

Silas 11/4/1808 - 10/23/1823

D b. 1/21/1811 TN d. 9/28/1837 m. Susan McCatharine d. 9/26/1837

Mary Ann 3/15/1813 - 6/13/1863 m. 3/6/1828 Wilks Ramsey

Ursula 2/5/1815 - 11/20/1886 m. 1828 William Dabney Kernell b. 1822

Children of John Roy Tankersley & Sarah Brooks

Pinckney Prior 1/28/1817 - 11/25/1826

Felix Marcus Tully 6/10/1819-2/6/1895 m.1. 5/1/1845 Rebecca Cook b. 9/24/1824 AL d. 11/12/1851 Montgomery Co, AL m.2. 11/12/1851 Martha Moseley 6/15/1833-12/10/1863 m.3. 5/19/1864 Rebecka McPherson 12/3/1842-6/12/1914

Louisa Jane 11/25/1820 - 10/1/1837

John Roy Brooks b. 6/8/1829

Ann Brooks b. 6/8/1829

Dorothy Roy b. 3/3/1831 m.1. John Bonham m.2. ??? Quinn

George 1/5/1833-12/11/1884 [Cen] m. Flora J Jordan b. c1844

James b. 12/8/1834

Children of Peter Tankersley & Ann Fox Tankersley

Richard 2/22/1790-1/11/1844 m. 4/3/1818 Gertrude Espejo
Thornley Berry 1792-1836 m. 1824 Priscilla Todd
Emily Pendleton 1794-1848 m. 1823 Hiram Carter
Janey b. 1797
Mary Jane b. 1800

Children of Peter Tankersley & Chloe Ingram

William b. 1803 m. 1/3/1827 Elizabeth Snow
Beverley b. 1805 m. 5/18/1829 Mary T Angel

Children of Richard Tankersley & May/Mary Wood

Reuben 3/30/1769-Sep 1849 [Marr] m. 1/18/1798 Cynthia Hughes d/o John Hughes

Samuel b. 12/10/1770 m. 5/26/1796 Greene Co, TN to Rachael Scruggs

Obediah b. 3/1/1773 [Marr] m. 7/29/1797 Augusta Co, VA to Elizabeth Davidson d/o John Davidson

Richard 3/6/1775-1821 m. 1/2/1800 Rockbridge Co, VA to Nancy Leek d/o Mark Leek

Joseph 1/8/1777-8/18/1821 m. 1802 Mildred Veal Carter

John b. 8/30/1779

Edmund W 4/15/1782-1840 m. 8/12/1809 Augusta Co, GA to Hannah Hughes

Rowland 3/12/1784-c1830 m. Margaret Davidson b. c1789 VA d. aft 1850

George W 4/17/1786-1854 TX m. poss Rachael Scruggs

William 5/28/1788-10/4/1814 m. 1809 Sarah Lemons

James W b. 1/7/1791 VA d. 1840 m. 1/8/1812 Amherst Co, VA to Elizabeth Lawless d/o Richard Lawless & Elizabeth Goodrich

Winston Sep 1793-1810

Children of Rowland Tankersley & Tabitha Bennett

Rowland b. 1759 Caroline Co, VA d. 1832 Wilkes Co, AL m. 1781 Greenville, Greenville Co, SC to Clarissa Wade

Charles b. 1760 VA d. 1840 GA m.1. 1782 SC to Sarah Pullen m.2. 1788 GA to Catherine Grant

William b. 1763 VA d. 1832 IN m. SC to Elizabeth Turnbaugh

Tabitha b. 1766 VA m. 1786 George Tarrant

Richard b. 1769 VA d. MS m. 1789 SC to Margaret Griffin d. MS

John b. 1771 VA d. 1846 TN m. 1792 Mary Watkins d. TN

Bennett b. 1774 SC d. Lincoln Co, TN m. 1795 SC Laura Battle/Gardner

Children of William Tankersley & Ann Hutchins

William 1809 - 1880
Reuben Roy d. 12/20/1870
Mary Elizabeth m. ?? Fleenor
Dorothy Ann
Lucy C

Children of William Tankersley & Martha Barbara Nelson

Absalom b. 1767 NC d. aft 1850 Lincoln, GA m. Sarah Booth b. 1772 GA

Charles b. c1768 Charlotte, VA d. bef 1850 m. MO to Susannah Hanks b. 1769 d. aft 1860 Stoddard, MO d/o William Hanks

Generation 8

Children of Absalom Tankersley & Sarah Booth

John b. 1799 Lincoln, GA d. 1862 Clayton, GA m. Lucy Oar

William b. 1805 Lincoln, GA m. 11/29/1830 Lincoln, GA to Sydney Jennings

Joseph b. 1790 Columbia, GA d. aft 1850 Muscogee, GA

Andrew

Susan

Children of Benjamin Tankersley & Mary Corbitt

John
David L

William

Benjamin Franklin m.1. 1857 Mary Heffernan m.2. Ursula C Martin

Cuisen 1866-2/27/1882

Dempsey 9/7/1819-12/11/1880 m. 12/24/1844 Harriett Ann Douglas

James

Henry

Smith

David

Eliza

Children of Bennett Tankersley & Laura Battle/Gardner

Littleton R b. 9/1/1796 Union Co, SC d. 1868 Oregon Co, MO m. 4/17/1819 Jackson Co, GA to Susan Deal b. 1795 SC d. 1857 Oregon Co, MO d/o Clement Deal & Mary Jane Griffin

Battle b. 1802 TN [Cen]

Lemuel m. Kiziah Skene

Nellie

Laura

Dilly

Pauline

Child of Beverley Tankersley & Mary T Angel

Lucius Tankersley [Vet]

Children of Charles Tankersley & Ann Askins

Edward 6/1/1796-10/27/1866 m.1. 3/29/1816 Mary Ann Askins m.2. 12/4/1851 Scott Co, IL to Phoebe M Sweet b. 1825 IL d/o Theophilus Sweet & Joanna Wilcox Deming

Lydia 1798-7/30/1822 m. 8/15/1814 William Cannon

William 1800-1817

Mary 4/11/1802-1/13/1842 m. 2/1/1817 Samuel Cannon

John Wesley 1805-1839 m. 3/12/1829 Nancy Turner

Lanner Blackman 7/5/1812-3/6/1864 m.1. 3/28/1838 Margaret Ann Gillam m.2. 2/10/1853 Scott Co, IL to Sarah Ann Sweet b. 1823 IL d/o Theophilus Sweet & Joanna Wilcox Deming

Children of Charles Tankersley & Catherine Grant

Richard b. 1789

Rowland

Henry 1794-Oct 1861 m. 1815 Nannie Brock

Bennett

Fountain

Julia

Catherine

Jackson

Daniel

Barksdale Sanford "Basil" b. 4/16/1811 Buncombe, NC d. 12/6/1884 Gorman, Eastland Co, TX [Cem] m. 5/8/1832 Carroll Co, GA to Malinda Aby Poe b. 11/7/1881 Franklin Co, GA d. 2/21/1901 Gorman, Eastland Co, TX d/o John Poe & Winnie Davis

Charles

Tabitha

Kitturah

Children of Charles Tankersley & Sarah Pullen

Tabitha
Charles Stropes 8/25/1783-9/24/1850 m.1. 1810 Dorcas Skeen m.2. 1831 Vigo Co, IN to Sarah McCroskey

Children of Charles Tankersley & Susannah Hanks

William b. 1800 NC

John b. 1/23/1800 NC d. 10/11/1875 Stoddard, MO [Cem] [Cen] m.1. c1825 Mary Bess m.2. c1840 MO to Elizabeth Babb b. c1814 KY d/o William M Babb & Temperance Shipman

Charles

David

Malinda

James b. c1805 NC

Martha

Hiram

George W b. c1815 TN m. 4/3/1848 Vianna Kelley b. c1825

Children of D Tankersley & Susan McCatherine

Louisa Jane d. 10/1/1837
Mary Ann m. William Moseley

Child of Daniel Roy Tankersley & Mary White Burns

Virginia R

Children of Edmund W Tankersley & Hannah Hughes

Ganzidia b. Oct 1810
Caroline b. 10/5/1812
George W b. 1814
Joseph B b. 5/1/1817
Rebecca b. 8/2/1820
Mary W b. 7/18/1823
Malinda b. 8/18/1824

Children of Felix Marcus Tully Tankersley & Martha Moseley

Hiram McLenan 2/16/1854-3/7/1889
Rebecka Moseley b. 11/23/1859
Infant b. 11/23/1859
Felix Marcus Tully b. 1/5/1862
Son b. 6/4/1860

Children of Felix Marcus Tully Tankersley & Rebecka Cook

John Roy b. 10/11/1848 AL d. 3/14/1903 Groveton, Trinity Co, TX m. c1875 Georgia A ??? d. 11/24/1907 Melrose, Nacogdoches Co, TX

Sarah Ann 9/15/1846-6/3/1847

Rebecca E 12/29/1849-8/14/1850

Children of Felix Marcus Tully Tankersley & Rebecka McPherson

Lucy b. 7/12/1866
George Stuart b. 9/9/1868
James b. 7/17/1870
Infant b. 9/10/1872
William b. 1/3/1874

Children of Fountain Tankersely (s/o George Edward Tankersley & Elizabeth Boldin)

George b. 1784
Mary b. 1786
Edward b. 1788
Fountain b. 1790 m. Lucinda ???
William

Children of Fountain Tankersley & Nancy May

Elizabeth
Mary Ann
Susan m. James Bartlett
Rebecca Jane
Martha m. Andrew Miller
George
Norman P
Cassius Clay
Fountain
Robert

Children of George Edward Tankersley & Elizabeth Garrison

Reuben b. 1790 Greenville, SC d. 1844 MS m. Alice Scott

Richard b. 2/22/1792 Greenville, SC d. 2/22/1868 m. 1/4/1827 Elizabeth Pullen

Mary b. 1795 Greenville, SC m. Gray Barker b. c1778 Wake Co, NC d. 1858 Lumpkin Co, GA

George E b. 11/26/1798 Greenville, SC d. 5/13/1872 Tishomingo Co, MS [Cem] m. 2/17/1820 Greenville Co, SC to Mary Paden b. 4/17/1795 Greenville, SC d. 4/28/1864 Tishomingo Co, MS d/o William Peden & Mary Archer

Elizabeth b. 1802 Greenville, SC m. Moses Garrison

Nehemiah b. 1806 Greenville, SC d. 1885 m. 1828 Frances Tarrant

Judith b. 1810 Greenville, SC m. Mathias Garrison

Winnie B. 1820 Greenville, SC m. William West

Children of George Tankersley & Flora J Jordan

Sallie b. c1861 [Cen] m. S D Davision
Fannie B b. c1867 [Cen]
Ursula b. c1874 [Cen]

Children of Henry Tankersley & Catharine Holloway

Henry d. infant
Ed d. infant
Robert d. infant
George d. infant
Richard d. infant
Reuben d. infant
Charles Wesley b. 4/7/1840 m. 10/14/1866 Elizabeth Frances Humphries

Child of Henry Tankersley & Mary Rust

Mary b. 1816 m.1. Joseph Ball m.2. Walter Rice

Children of James W Tankersley & Elizabeth Lawless

Richard Andrew b. c1814 VA m. 4/25/1840 Bedford Co, VA to Mary Jane Wilson

Winston Wood b. c1816 VA

Peter b. c1818 VA

Amelia b. c1820 VA

Mary

Ann b. c1825 VA m. 1/27/1846 Bedford, Co, VA to Fredrick Pagett

Theodocia b. c1827 VA

Nelson Anderson b. c1829 VA

c/o John Tankersley (s/o Richard Tankersley & May/Mary Wood)

William m. 11/15/1816 Amherst, VA to Nancy Camden Whitehead
John
Richard
Mary
Winston

c/o John Tankersley & Catharine Giles

Louisa Ellen b. 12/4/1842 m. ??? Williams
Richard Newton b. 2/2/1853 Marshall Co, TN d. 10/15/1911 [Cem] m. 1873 Martha Curtis "Mattie" Edwards b. 3/19/1853 Obion Co, TN d. 10/10/1910 Obion Co, TN d/o Austin Edwards & Susan Wilson

c/o John Tankersley & Mary Stokes

David T b. 3/29/1915 TN d. 2/18/1882 Marshall Co, TN [Cem] [Cen] [Doc] m. 9/5/1838 Marshall Co, TN to Elizabeth D Hardison b. 10/14/1819 Marshall Co, TN d. 9/10/1889 Marshall Co, TN d/o William Joshua Hardison & Martha G Long

John b. 9/18/1821 TN d. 8/13/1871 Marshall Co, TN [Cem] m. Nancy Green b. 2/15/1825 TN d. 7/1/1901 Marshall Co, TN d/o David Haynes Green & Temperance Dowdy

Benjamin 5/8/1828-9/22/1848 m. Sarah Giles

William Brown b. 2/18/1825 m.1. Tabitha C Giles m.2. Sarah Giles m.3. Martha A Vaden

Mitchell b. 7/1/1830

Mary Jane b. 1831 Marshall Co, TN d. 1869 Obion Co, TN m. 10/15/1850 Marshall Co, TN to James A Donell b. 5/25/1829 TN d. 10/5/1898 Obion Co, TN

Children of John Tankersley & Mary Watkins

Anne b. 4/10/1794
Priscilla b. 6/15/1796
William b. 1/11/1800 NC d. 8/13/1879 m. 1827 Martha Weaver b. c1804 TN

Willis b. 3/15/1802 m. Mary Stearns
Mason b. 5/8/1805

Children of John Tankersley & Susan Brooks

Susan m. Dred Pace Sr
William Brooks m. Margaret Tankersley
Robert
Joseph
Nellie
George G m. Sarah Frances Healey Jones
Elsey m.1. Dred Pace Jr m.2. William Jones

Children of Joseph Tankersley & Catharine Buckner

William m. Mary Avery
Elizabeth
Joseph
Ann
Susan
John Jackson m. Martha Elizabeth Hawes
Buckner m. Adaline Monk
George
Boldin

Children of Joseph Tankersley & Mildred Veal Carter

James 9/18/1803-5/13/1848
Elizabeth 1/10/1807-5/18/1883 m. 2/17/1825 John Hocker

Child of Nathaniel Tankersley (s/o George Tankersley & Sarah Marshall

Benjamin Franklin 7/15/1813-1/1/1859 m. 3/31/1845 Gertrude E Arick

Children of Richard Tankersley & Mary Hilton

George T b. 1786 VA d. Mar 1862 m. 1820 Ann Chasteen
Fountain b. 1788 m. Nancy May
Catharine 1791-1882
Judith b. 1794
Margaret 1797-1886
Elizabeth b. 1800 m. David S Worsham
James d. in youth

Children of Reuben Tankersley & Cynthia Hughes

Samuel R d. 1870 m. Nancy Moore
Mary Wood
Susan Mills
John Hughes b. 12/17/1806 VA d. Nov 1880 m. 1/18/1831 Elizabeth Moore b. 1813 NC
Lucretia
Harrison b. 7/14/1813 m. Biddie ??? b. c1816 TN
Rebecka
Richard Henry
Caroline Frances

Child of Reuben Tankersley & Sallie George

Sallie Marshall 12/1/1821-10/3/1862 m. 1848 J Grattan Cabell

Children of Richard Tankersley & Gertrude Espejo

Frederick Augustus 8/30/1820-7/9/1865
Gertrude Elizabth 3/11/1830-7/19/1891 m. 12/5/1848 Robinson Miller
Caroline Augusta b. 12/8/1831 m. 10/20/1852 Henry Barnewell

Children of Richard Tankersley & Margaret Griffin

Mary
Joseph
Henry
Lucinda
Laura
Jackson

Children of Richard Tankersley & Nancy Leek

Mary b. 12/6/1800 m. Elijah Brown

Rachael b. 1/4/1803 m. 1/3/1822 Rockbridge Co, VA to Henry Sly

Nancy 12/20/1804-c1845 m.1. William Black m.2. 9/22/1834 Botcourt, VA to Samuel Willett b. 1797

John b. 4/24/1807 VA m. Abbie Eutsler b. c1815 VA

Julia b. 6/9/1809 m.1. ??? Stanton/Staunton m.2. Franklin Smeltz

William 11/10/1811-12/25/1885 m. Susan Staunton

Jane 4/10/1814-3/13/1853 Fayettesville, Franklin Co, PA [Cen] m. 1820 KY to William B Prym/Primm b. c1802 KY

Winston b. 5/17/1816

Franklin b. 8/6/1818 m.1. Dianah Pirkey m.2. Catharine Mobley

Samuel A b. 5/1/1821 m. Elizabeth R Miley

Children of Rowland Tankersley & Clarissa Wade

Richard b. 3/6/1782 NC d. 2/23/1870 Hood Co, TX [Cem] m.1. 1804 Charlotte Copeland m.2. 1820 prob TN to Sarah Smith b. c1800 SC d/o William Smith & Nancy Charles

Rowland b. 1784 Greenville Co, SC m. Nancy Jane Campbell Davis

Lucinda b. 1786

George Washington b. 1788 prob Henry Co, VA 2. aft 1870 TX [Cen] m. 10/26/1816 Madison Co, AL to Elizabeth Williams b. 1796 AL d. 1860 Brown Co, TX d/o David Williams

Mary b. 1790

Tabitha b. 1793

William b. 1796

Zachariah Talliaferro b. 1800 m. Malinda Johnson b. c1813 [Cen]

Children of Rowland Tankersley & Margaret Davidson

Sarah b. 1/15/1810 VA d. 4/1/1878 Lauderdale Co, AL [Cem] m.1. 6/16/1827 Lauderdale Co, AL to Alphins Parker b. c1800 poss TN d. c1835 prob Lauderdale Co, AL m.2. 11/1/1838 Thoams Franklin d. bef 1850

Polly b. 1814 m. 1829 Lauderdale Co, AL to Ransom Rayburn

John b. 1816 TN m. Nancy ???

Clarissa b. c1818

Harriett Elizabeth b. Sep 1820 AR d. 5/25/1880 Lauderdale Co, AL [Cem] m. John Hairell

Rachel b. c1822

Nancy b. 1825

??? b. 1826

Children of Samuel Tankersley & Rachael Scruggs

George W 1807-1854 TX [Cen] m. Nancy Strawn b. c1803

Elizabeth 8/15/1808-10/7/1897 TN [Cem] m. 12/29/1836 Joshua Cate b. 3/3/1811 d. 3/7/1881 TN; s/o James T Cate & Elizabeth Lindsay

William 1808-1873 Jackson co, TX

Frederick b. 1810

Richard b. 1812 TN d. bef 1880 TN m.1. c1830 Mary Elizabeth Thompson b. c1812 SC d. bef 1860 TN m.2. 4/18/1857 Meigs Co, TN to Mary Coffer c1833-aft 1880

Reuben b. 2/16/1814 TN d. 5/12/1866 Chattanooga, Hamilton Co, TN [Cem] m. 1835 Dandridge, Jefferson Co, TN to Sarah Sallie Emmeline Miller b. 7/14/1817 Hamilton Co, TN d. 4/25/1865 Chattanooga, TN d/o Robert Miller & Sarah VanDyke

Clara

c/o Thornley Berry Tankersley & Priscilla Todd

John Roy b. 10/27/1831
Mary Thornley b. 3/23/1834

c/o William Tankersley & Elizabeth Snow

Elizabeth m. ??? Gibson
William J
Charles Valentine
Hiram Dorsey b. 1842
Thomas Henry b. 1842

Children of William Tankersley & Elizabeth Turnbaugh

Mary m. ??? Burgess
Anna m. ??? Cooper
John m. Sarah Hixon
William m. Sarah Flynn
Nancy m. ??? Corbin
Henry
Joseph
Sephronia m. ??? Fender
Lettery

Children of William Tankersley & Sarah Lemons

John M 4/20/1810-1/25/1890 m. 10/4/1832 Frances Boyd b. 1815
George 1812-1876 m. 1833 Nancy Elizabeth Skillew
Lucinda 5/5/1815-11/8/1875 m. 7/25/1831 Vigo Co, IN to Joel B Kistner
William Nathaniel b. 1817 m. Annie Beams

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