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Mary ELDER, d. 1865  Trenton, Gibson Co TN, "Real Daughter" (first generation daughter of a Patriot)



 

Markers found
in
Oakland Cemetery
Trenton, Tennessee
http://tn-roots.com/tngibson/cemeteries/oakland5.htm
 

Mary's WorldConnect entry (not working):
at
by Michael Scrape
# ID: I042414
# Name: "Mary" Nancy Marie Towler
# Sex: F
# Birth: 1780 in Dinwiddie County, Virginia
# Death: JAN 1865 in Trenton, Gibson County. Tennessee
# Burial: Oakland Cemetery, Trenton, Tennessee
# Event: AKA (Facts Pg) Nancy Marie
# Reference Number: 42414

Marriage 1 Wiliam M. Elder b: 1773 in Dinwiddie County, Virginia
* Married: ABT 1797 in Dinwiddie County, Virginia
Children
1. Thomas Elder b: ABT 1797 in Dinwiddie Co., Virginia
2. Sarah D. Elder b: 1801 in Dinwiddie County, Virginia
3. George Elder b: ABT 1802 in Dinwiddie Co., Virginia
4. Benjamin Towler Elder , Sr b: 27 APR 1803 in Dinwiddie County, Virginia
5. Mary Jefferers Elder b: 1805 in Dinwiddie Co., Virginia
6. James Elder b: 8 OCT 1809 in Dinwiddie Co., Virginia
7. Robert T. Elder b: 12 FEB 1811 in Rutherford Co., Tennessee
8. William B. Elder Jr. b: ABT 1814 in Rutherford County, Tennessee
9. Monroe Burrowes Elder b: 11 APR 1818 in Rutherford Co, Tennessee
10. John Wesley Elder b: 4 JUN 1819 in Rutherford Co, Tennessee
11. Henry "Harry" Lucas Elder b: 14 JUN 1821 in Rutherford Co., Tennessee
12. Amanda C. Elder b: 4 DEC 1827 in Tennessee

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And father:
by Gerald Hankins Johnston
# Name: Benjamin TOWLER
# Sex: M
# Birth: 1752 in Charles City Co., Virginia
# Death: 1837 in Trenton, Gibson Co., Tennessee
# Burial: 1837 Bower's Chapel Cemetery, Brazil, Gibson Co., Tennessee
# Note:
Benjamin Towler was a Revolutionary War Veteran.
He was with General George Washington, at Yorktown, Virginia,
when General Cornwallis surrended to the Patriots.

Father: Christopher TOWLER b: ABT 1710 in Virginia

Marriage 1 Martha DARBY b: ABT 1755 in Virginia
* Married: ABT 1773 in Henrico Co., Virginia

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Benjamin Towler Last Will and Testament May 4
Mary Elder my daughter shall Have all the ... now live and where on William Elder lives with
all the household furniture that is Now in William Elder’s possession and I further give
http://tn-roots.com/tngibson/wills/btowler.htm
 
Marriages:
1900 ELDER ... 1898 ELDER, ALBERT ... 1936 ELDER, ALBERT GROVES, OLA 1925 ELDER,
ALBERT POWELL, FANNIE 1875 ELDER, ALLY GRADY, JESSE 1828 ELDER,
ALMIRA THOMPSON, CECIL 1923 ELDER, AMANDA
http://tn-roots.com/tngibson/Marriages/e-marriages.txt
 
Tax Lists:
Smith 1 $1,000.00 { Elder, Jns. W. Wilson Thompson McGee Taylor 1 $100.00
{ Elder, Jns. W. Alley Oppehheimer College ... Troy St. 1 $300.00 { Elder, Jns. W. Alley Oppehheimer College
http://tn-roots.com/tngibson/TaxLists/1888/1888-tax-dist-7.txt
 
CENSUS - 1870
M at home TN Elder, Jane 32 F M invalid TN Elder, Lufer 17 M M farm hand TN Elder,
Maria 12 F M house girl TN Elder, Susan 10 F M at home TN Elder, Robert 7 M M at home TN Elder,
http://tn-roots.com/tngibson/census/fedl1870/1870-dist7-II.txt
 
Gibson County Illustrated page 90-119
Mr. Elder has been identified with ... president. In 1885 Mr. Elder, with others, organized the
http://tn-roots.com/tngibson/Illustrated/trans90-119.htm
 
Scrape's Of Gibson Co., Tennessee
Scrape & Sarah D. Elder Family Submitted by: James “ ... these.
James married Sarah D. Elder in Rutherford County, TN about ... the daughter of William Elder IV and Nancy Marie
http://tn-roots.com/tngibson/Histories/scrape.htm
 
CENSUS - 1860
Tenn 17 874 885 ELDER W. E. 29 M Farmer 8,000 9,000 Tenn 18 874 885 ELDER Almirah 25 F Tenn 19
874 885 ELDER Beng 3 M Tenn 20 874 885 ELDER Joe 1 M Tenn 21 875 886 TAYLOR Buss 42
http://tn-roots.com/tngibson/census/1860/1860-dist7.txt
 
9. Benjamin Elder
Benjamin Elder, Administrator of Robert Elder Deceased. State ... Scrape
We Benjamin Elder, J.W. Elder and H.L. Elder are here to ... above bounded Benjamin Elder special administration of
http://tn-roots.com/tngibson/wills/elder.htm