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Thoams Tabb married martha----, and died before 17 Feb. 1695-96 when Thomas Tabb, his son gave a receipt to Edmund Sweeny, his "father in Law" (stepfather) for estate left by his father, Thomas Tabb, and for cattle let by his grandmother, Joanna Tabb. Thaoms Tabb had issue Humphrey "eldest son" who dying without issue levt 33 1/3 ac. to William Armistead, his executor, Thomas, John , WilliamEdwardd and Elizabeth, who married George Burtenhead. ( See will of edward DAy of York county who died abt. 1688 and Willl of Thomas Curson, who died abt 1704 and Elizabeth City Records) Martha, the widow, married Edmund Sweeny (will proved in Elizabeth City Co 16 May 1697). She was his second wife and his sons were Edmund and Samuel sweeney, under age, but they may have been by the first wife.


Grandson of Corneilus George and Polly Dove, dau. of Wulliam Dove, sister of Jane Dove m. Booker Keesee


On Molly Shumates list, but not in family bible or will


info from Iva Lee Dalton from family Bible, not on Molly Shumate's list


Information on children of Robert C. Scruggs and Vidella Jane Simpson from family Bible of Mollie Scruggs Colbert, now in possission of Anita Colbert, widow of Jim Colbert, son of Henry, Brother in law of Mollie Colbert


From Molly Shumate's list. Not listed in Bible, unsure where information came from


Information from Ivalee Dalton. States article claiming Ann Lewis m 2 John Roark and 3 Mr. DeJarnette. Article claimed she was relict of Coleman Scruggs.


The Lewis, Harrison, Bezer, Schoolfield Ancestry of John H. Lewis c. 1907 of Lynchburg and The Wiatt ancestry of his wife, Elizaeth D. Langhorne d. 1946" complied by Elizabeth Lewis Otey 1972


Boyd Buford Cary "The Cary Book" 1956


Mentioned in George's will, Westmoreland Co, 1713


Houston Harrison, "Settlers by the Long Grey Trail P 102) per Otey


Information also from Frank McCraw


Informatin from notes of John W. Lewis of Mechanicsville Va, contributor to Pioneer Lewis Families by Michael Lewis Cook vo. 4 & 5



History of Jackson Co. Alabama. By: John Robert Kennamer, c1935. Duggers Book Store, Decatur Alabama. Collected by Josephine Lindsay Bass in Aug 1995.


Southside Virginia Families; Lovell Family of Westmoreland with Allied Families of Harrison and Footman, by Oliver Harold Carper. (see Boddie Vol I, Historical Southern Families p. 221-228)


Verna Rosacrane, P. O. Box 324, Moore City WA 98936, letter, dtd Apr 1986;

Query from Patricia Staley 223 S. Cass Ave. Westmont, Ill 60559.

From Dorothy Charland lovell, Via Gatos, Soquel, GA 95073; From Lovell Family of Westmoreland with Allied Families of Harrison and Footman by Harold Carper.

In the files of Josephine Lindsay Bass.


Virginia County Records, Vol IV, Early Virginia Marriages, edited by Wm Armstrong Crozier. Genealogical Pub Co. Inc. 1982.


Old Tenth Legion Marriages. Marriages in Rockingham Co. VA from 1778-1816, compiled by Harry M. Strickler; Genealogical Pub Co., Inc. Baltimore, 1986.


Grandfather Papers in the DAR Library (Wash. DC)


Wilmer L. Kerns email:


Noah Flood family Bible


Francis McCraw Bible record (in DAR Library and the Va. State Library)


Bev Wellford


Records of Washington Co., GA - by Marie DeLamar


"The White Family of Albemarle Co., VA" by John W. Williams, III (1977)


Will of John Shackleford dated June 10, 1819 Book 5, pp. 434-435, Shelby Co., KY


Pension Petition of Mordecai Shackelford #S21971, DAR's 1994 Patriot Index


"Pioneer Lewis Families" Vol. IV, by Michael Lewis Cook.


"Pioneer Lewis Families" Vol. I, by Michael Lewis Cook.


McClung Collection, McGhee Lib, Knoxville, TN Our Ancestry, Submitter: Deane Brown. Collected by Josephine Lindsay Bass in May 1996.


Abstracts of Rev. War Pension Files, p. 1541. Membership Roster and Soldiers, TN SOC of the DAR, Pub 1961. McClung Collection, McGhee Library, Knoxville, TN. Collected by Josephine Lindsay Bass in May 1996.


Early Clark County, Ohio Families, Vital Statistics Friends of the Library Genealogical Research Group 1268 Kenwood Ave. Springfield, Ohio 45505 Volume II, page 1, 1986 Submitted by: Roger S. Boone 211 Villa Rd., Springfield OH 45503


History of Johnson Co. MO, 1918 per Mrs. Lillian P. Clayton, 9 Oct 1964, Durant, OK correspondence in Prentiss Price papers, Kyle collection, McClung Historical Collection, Knoxville TN Library. Collected by Josephine Lindsay Bass in May 1996.


Broyles Family History by Dr. Arthur Keith from Jeannette R. Trotter papers, McClung Historical Collection, Knoxville, TN; collected by Josephine Lindsay Bass May 1996.


Harrison-Long-Nash Families; L.D.S. Library - Microfilm Roll No. 1318150-Item 4. Gift of Leila McGaughey Hall-Lady Washington Chapter - D.A.R. 4 Apr 1969.


KY Pioneers and Court Records by McAdams, Chapter on Harrison Co. KY p.44. Will of Edmund Munday B2, p 210, 1800. and Chart of Betty Jo Hulse (email: or - 3-14-98) from notes of Dr. Charles W. Johnson, M.D. 8514 Rockmoor, SA,TX 78230.


The Alvis Exchange: E.A. Alvis, Box 425 Hydro OK 73048; Issues #23,24,25,26,28,29,30,31. Betty Taylor, Athens AL. Wm & Mary Qtr Ser. #1, 20, 21 Microfiche Records of VA, AL, TN, NC, GA Family Registry Index Virginia Rev Pension Applications, Vol 2


Chronicles of the Scotch-Irish Settlement in VA by Lyman Chalkley, Extracted from the Original Court Records of Augusta Co. 1745-1800. Volumne III; pub Baltimore Genealogical Pub Co. Inc. 1980.


Judith Weeks Ancell. E-Mail History of Johnson Co. MO pages 214; 657-658; 704-705


"Winchester, Va, and Its Beginnings," by Greene, p126, 352, 355: " same, in will of Mary Wood (grandmother)

"The Story of 100 Old Homes in Winchester, Va," by Garland R. Quarles, pgs 124 -125.

Obed Waite's Will, estate appraisal, and sale; copy of deed of sale of Waite-Hunter House, 3 March 1868, listing heirs of Obed and Mary Ann, sold to Robert W. Hunter.

Submitted by: Frances Wait Waldrup Email:


Joseph Hammond, NM;


LDS Family Group Record AFN:RHVY-DJ submitted in 1992 by: Stacey Thoren, Rt 1 Box 150A Brewster, WA 98812. FWD by Kathleen Liening . 6/96


Sam Womack email: 1/7/2001 formerly:


Sue Terminella email: 2/11/1997 formerly


Marcia of sunny Edmonds, WA Email: (Don Hardesty)


"John R. Bales" 8/20/97 formerly bounced 2/6/1999


Chris Harrison gdson of Wm Ringold Harrison. Has Middleton Harrison Family Record taken from old Family bible; record dated 7 Apr 1932.


Zoe Ellis Chandik email:


Broderbund Family Archive #318, Ed. 1, Census Index: U.S. Selected


Wayne Denny email: 73162.1123@CompuServe.COM


1820 U.S. Census Humphreys Co., TN


Researced by Virginia Harrison of White Pine, TN


Sherri Tatham email: 8/12/99 formerly


"History of Christian Co., KY", Perrin


DAR Daughters of the American Revolution


"KY in the War of 1812" by Anderson Chenault Quisenberry, Genealogy Publishing Comp., Baltimore, 1969.


Will of Andrew Harrison of St. Mary's Parish, Essex Co. VA proved 18 Jun 1719. copy from Phebe Morgan


Rick Lee Harrison <75047.1112@CompuServe.COM> 6/96 A descendant of Richard Harrison & Matilda Tucker. Mail Bouncing 11/20/1999


"Family Histories: Christian Co., KY" Vol. 2, Christian Co. Genealogical Society, Turner Publishing Co., Paducah, KY.


Charles McMichael 7734 Lakeshore Dr. Shreveport, La 71107 PH: 318-929-4848 descendant of Elizabeth Ann Harrison.


1. letter in 1963, by Winnie Lewis, 2921 Wellington, Greenville, TX.

2. descendant of Wm A. Harrison - John P. Harison, Edward Harrison; Interview telecon with Josephine Lindsay Bass 8/96.


Bethesda (Harrison's) United Methodist Church Bicentennial Hist. 1792-1992, by Wayne W. Dobson. Misc. Charts from the Jonesboro, TN. Library. (collection of Josephine Lindsay Bass 7/96)


C. W. Johnson, July 19, 1991, notes on Greene Co. TN Harrisons. Charles W. Johnson, M.D., 8514 Rockmoor San Antonio, Texas 78230


Amory Hale: 1.1830 Caliborne Co. TN Census. 2. Rec Bk A - Sep 5 1836, Claiborne Co. TN. 3. 1850, 1880, 1900. Pulaski Co. KY census. 4. Indenture to M. Hurst Claiborne Co. TN. from dau. Martha Hail. 5. 1912 Pulaski Co. KY Hail Cemetery - also known as Mt Zion Cemetery. 6. Suit filed Claiborne Co. TN 1871 - Daniel Harrison to clear title to land of Elias Harrison, deceased. 7. Research Notes by Dr. R. K. Harrison, Rt 8 Box 409 C, Texarkana TX Sep 10, 1982. 8. Family Bible belonging to Benjamin F. Harrison and passed on to Joyce Hail Mize's grandmother.


Don Wynelle Chaney Holden 2202 West 78th St. Tulsa, OK 74132 desc of Samuel Hankins Newby & Mary Ann Dragoo.


William D. Lindsey email: 6/4/2001 formerly and GGrandson of Alexander Cobb Lindsey. Richard Thomas and Mary Ann Harrison (Brunswick Co., VA). {Bill Lindsey, 615 Ridgeway Dr., Belmont, NC 28012; (704) 825-9287. teaching at Philander Smith College in Little Rock, AR 6/21/2000}


Steven Freeman: One Fung Fai Terrace #3C Happy Valley, Hong Kong.

Wayne Co. Mo. Census: 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880. Marriage records of Greene Co. TN. Correspondence with Mrs. E. Gierke P. O. Box 10, Sidney, MT.


Liz Clark: 1009 Oak Creek Drive Spartanburg, SC 29302-2981

1972 ltr from Dr. David Blair Jones; Sarah Nell Harrison McEachern of Loudon, TN; "Aunt Bill Clarke" to Willie Myrtle "Aunt Bill" Clarke, dau of Ira Napoleon Clarke.


Jean Harrison 1110 2nd St. SW, Cullman, AL 35055; Phone: 256-739-4020 Fax 256-739-4025 email: 10/28/99 formerly and


Betsy Mills: Home pages: 345 27th NE Paris TX 75460 Ph: 903-785-3155 Other info: Caruthers, and Billingsley records.


Carol Wilkerson 1994 SE Juniper Ct Port Orchard, WA 98366 desc. of Mary Eliabeth Pentecost, desc. of Mary Polly Harrison and John Eli Pentecost. Addl records of Pentecost available.


Haley & Related Families by Edward Franklin Haley, p. 419; The 1st grant of land was 300 ac lying in New kent co. on the Piankatanke River July 10, 1658;

On p. 423-4; The only surviving bill of sale made by John & Jane Pigg disposes of the 365 ac tract he had rec'd by patent on 11 Mar 1662. Tract was sold for 19 pounds to John and George Mott of the Co. of Gloucester, on 5 May 1663. Geo and John Mott were brothers, John was a bachelor.

Possible father of Elizabeth Pigg, who first m. George Mott and then James Harrison. Barbara,


Rob Harrison:



Megan Piglet; EMail: email msg 25 Aug 1996. Des. of Peter Whittenburg, brother of Elizabeth.


Gerald Margrave 8/19/96 Partial Lincoln Lineage


Lisa G. Sons 90 South Wood Drive, Sylva, NC 28779

[S481]; Byron Hill, P.O. Box 120603, Nashville, TN 37212 3/96


Kari Mohn; 712 N. Strawberry Rd., Kenai, AK 99611 email: 10/15/97 formerly


Karl Edler P. O. Box 148, Accokeek, MD 20607; email:


Lineage Chart 232 - Central AL Gen Soc. V2; submitted 21 Nov 1977 by Dr. William L. Crowson, P. O. Box 94, Ellisville, MS 39437. Collected by Betty Taylor, Athens, AL.


Janice Weihs, submitted 9/23/96. Complied by Elton Crowson, Robert L. Crowson and Dr. William L. Crowson. Robert, William and John Crowson 1690 to 1718 not proven, but likely to be genuine.


David Lindsey Chapter of the DAR, Montevello, Shelby Co. AL. founded in 1927; Prepared "The David Lindsay Family of Alabama" placed in the Library of the Univeristy of Montevallo and the Birmingham Public Library; Placed and dedicated a marker on Alabama Day, 1953 near Maylene, approx 5 mi from Montevallo, and wish to make the site into a National Historical site. Submitted by: (MRS PATSY S HOLLOWAY) Date: Sun, 18 Aug 1996.


Wm Lindsay Family group records, 1 Jul 1996; P. O. Box 296 Dexter, NM 88230-0296


Tombstones - Athens City Cemetery, Limestone Co. AL.


Deed Book 5, Limestone Co. AL p. 190; 21 Feb 1832 - Paul Hildreth and wife, Eliza S. of Limestone Co. Al to Philip Blessing.


"The Name Is Fraser" Huntsville, Al Library H929.2 STE


Ann Walker Storer; 7421 Gettysburg NE; Albuque, NM 87109 Ref: Newsletter - Walker Footprints


Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time. Author: Dava Sobel, Walker Publishing Company, Inc. - U.S., 435 Hudson Street, New York, NY 10014, Thomas Allen & Son Canada, Limited, Markham, Ontario, 1995 ISBN 0-8027-1312-2(hc) Pertinent Refs from the Bibliography: Betts, Jonathan. "Harrison". London: National Maritime Museum, 1993. Gould, Rupert T. "John Harrison and His Timekeeprs" London: National Maritime Museum, 1978. (Reprinted from "The Mariner's Mirro, Vol. XXI, No. 2, April 1935). Hobden, Heather, and Hobden, Mervyn. "John Harrison and the Problem of Longitude" Lindoln, England: Cosmic Elk, 1988. Laycock, William. "The Lost Science of John 'Longitude' Harrison" Kent, England: Brant Wright, 1976. Quill, Humphrey. "John Harrison, the Man Who Found Longitude" London: Baker, 1966. Quill, Humphrey, "John Harrison, Copley Medalist, and the 20,000 (pound) Longitude Prize" Sussex: Antiquarian Horological Society, 1989. Whittle, Eric A. "The Inventor of the Marine Chronometer: John Harrison of Foulby" Wakefield, England: Wakefield Historical Publications, 1984.


Lawrence K. Ruffin Code 5735D Naval Research Laboratory 4555 Overlook Avenue Washington, D.C. 20375 E-Mail:


Elizabeth A. Harrison Fitch, Carlsbad, NM


Larry Brown


Paula Email: 9/96


URL's with info on the SCOTT and HARRISON Family Scott Harrison


Shirley McNeely email: fax # 402-727-8962 willing to correspond with anyone on HARRISON/SAUNDERS line.


Eve Savage (Eve Byrd Savage)


William A. Harrison email:



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