Fifth Generation! Wilson MCMurry SARRETT [SFA-FG 1685, 86] [SFA# 126.96.36.199.04] (2nd s/o John,3 & Mary (McMurry) Sarrett) (1Gs/o JOSEPH,3 & Mary (Unknown) SARRATT of Person Co., NC. (2Gs/o Samuel,1 & Anna (Unknown) SARRATT) of Prince George's Co., MD. (3Gs/o Joseph,1 & Katherine (Unknown) SARRAT)The American Progenitor b. 20 Oct 1792, in Caswell Co., NC; [REF: # 1 & 4] d. 01 Mar 1860, at the age of 67y, 4m, 11 days, in Benton County, TN. Buried: Cemetery Location Unknown (to me) Was 27 years of age (1819) when his parents removed to Humphreys Co., Tenn.; He was in War of 1812; Was a Medical Doctor; He married twice, first at 32 years old on 07 Oct. 1824, in Carroll Co., TN. (later, part of reformed into Benton County), [REF: # 1] by his Uncle the Rev. JACOB BROWNING to the 31 year old Miss ESEBELLER/ISABELLA STEVENSON/STEPHENSON; [REF: # 1] (Was she a Widow?, a ROBERT STEVENSON, who died 05 Aug. 1843, was he a Son of the first Marriage? (See Sister [REF: #10] 6th. Dau: ELIZA SARRETT [REF: #131] b. 01 AUG. 1793, Location Unknown; [REF: # 1] d. 18 JUL. 1847, at the age of 53y, 8m, 17days, in Benton Co., TN.; They had four children born to this 1st. union; He married a second time on 20 Sep. 1848 [REF: #16] & [REF: # 1 list 24th.] by the Justice of the Peace SAMUEL TATE, at Dickson County, Tennessee, to the (26 year his junior) "Widow" Mrs. CATHARINE (Unknown) MILLER; b. about 1818, (Census info.) in Virginia; she had one son born to her first marriage; Name of her first husband is Unknown.
FIRST MARRIAGE! Oct 7, 1824, Isabella STEVENSON, 4Ch 1. 1st. Son: WASH. L. SARRETT; *1825-1872 a47y m. *1847 1st Susan SARRATT, 4Ch > > m. c1852 2nd Louisa HOLLINGSWORTH, 8Ch. 2. 1st. Dau: ELIZA C. SARRETT; *1827-1828 a04m d. Infant! be Chalk Hill Cem.? 3. 2nd. Dau: R.B.D. SARRETT; *1828-1866 a37y No Marriage! 4. 3rd. Dau: MARY L. SARRETT; *1831-1891 a60y m. *1849 Harvy G. HOLLINGSWORTH, 10Ch FIRST MARRIAGE! ___ __, 1840, Mr. MILLER, 1Ch 5. 1st Son: WILLIAM MILLER; 1840- Not Traced! SECOND MARRIAGE! Sep 20, 1848, Mrs. Catherine MILLER, 0Ch No Issue
Possible Record Problem. # One
In [REF: #90 pg152-3] only had one son born to Wilson M. & Isabella (Stevenson) SARRETT: Washington L. Sarrett..prs
Possible Record Problem. # Two
In [REF: #2 pg350] WILSON M. SARRETT was listed on pg. 350 "Rosters of Soldiers & Patriots", 1974, but birth as 20 Oct. 1790. but in [REF: #1] "Family Bible" has b. 20 Oct. 1792.
Chronological Order of Events
Dr. Wilson M. SARRETT
Itam Date Age Source Living in Co.. Born 1792 Caswell Co., NC. Census 1800 9yrs Living with Parents in See: Fathers 1800 Census) Person Co., NC. TaxRoll 1800 18yrs Living with Parents in See: Fathers 1810 Tax Roll) Rutherford Co., NC. Census 1820 28yrs Living with Parents in See: Fathers 1820 Census) Humpheries Co., NC. Married 1824 32yrs Miss Isabella STEVENSON, age 41yrs See: Oct. 07, 1824 Marriage) Carroll Co., TN. Married 1848 56yrs Mrs Catherine MILLER, age 30yrs See: Seo. 20, 1848 Marriage) Dickson Co., TN.
Marriage SARRETT & STEVENSON
Dr. Wilson M. SARRETT, a32yrs son of John,3 & Mary W. (McMurry) SARRETT and Miss Esebeller SYEVENSON, a31yrs Daughter of Mr. & Mrs. STEVEBSON Parents were married in Carroll Co., Tennessee on October 7, 1824. per [REF: #1] "Family Bible"
Marriage SARRETT & MILLER
Dr. Wilson M. SARRETT, a56yrs son of John,3 & Mary W. (McMurry) SARRETT and Mrs. Catherine MILLER, a30yrs Daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Unknown Parents were married in Dickson Co., Tennessee on September 20, 1848. per [REF: Sistler Marriage Records]
The Following are the Children of WILSON M. and 1st. Wife ISABELLA (STEVENSON) SARRETT: Sixth Generation! 1. WASHINGTON LAFAYETTE SARRETT; [SFA-FG 1873, 74] (1st Son of Wilson M. & 1st Wife: Isabella (Stevenson) Sarrett) of Benton Co., TN. (1Gs/o John,3 & Mary (McMurry) Sarrett) [ARW-Soldier] (2Gs/o JOSEPH,3 & Mary (Unknown) SARRATT of Person Co., NC. (3Gs/o Samuel,1 & Anna (Unknown) SARRATT) of Prince George's Co., MD. (4Gs/o Joseph,1 & Katherine (Unknown) SARRAT)The American Progenitor b. 04 AUG. 1825, in Carroll Co., TN. (Reformed to Benton County; [REF: # 1] d. 18 AUG. 1872, a47ys, 0m, 14 days, in Carroll Co., TN. [REF: # 1] d. 26 Apr. 1889, a64y based on [[REF: #90 pg153) Buried: Chalk Hill Cemetery, Benton Co., TN. (See: Single Marker #295) At age 05 yrs., living with parents, in the 1830 Census Carroll Co., TN. At age 15 yrs., living with parents, in the 1840 Census Benton Co., TN; He married twice, first a22 yrs, on the 25th Apr. 1847, in Benton Co., TN, to his Cousin? 15 year old Miss SUSAN ANNA SARRETT; (a.k.a "Suzanne, Suzen") (Dau of Unknown (to me) SARRETT Parents) b. about 1832, based on 1850 & 1860 Census b. about 1822, in Dickson County TN.; d. befor 1853, nr Camden, Benton Co., TN. [REF:1873.002] Buried: Cemetery Location Unknown (to me) [No Marker in Chalk Hill Cem.] They had 2 children born to this 1st Union: [REF:1873.002] After the death of his 1st wife, he (a29y) married 2nd on 16 Feb 1854, in Henry Co., TN. [m.rec 1851-1900] to 23 year old Miss Louisa HOLLINGSWORTH; (d/o George W. HOLLINGSWORTH & Susan HARVEY (sister of Harvey G. HOLLINGSWORTH) [REF:1873.002] b. 10 Jan 1831, Henry Co., TN. d. __ ___ 1907, a75y nr Davidson, Tillman Co., OK. Buried: (See: Davidson Cemetery, Tillman Co., OK. They had 8 children born to this 2nd Union: [REF:1873.002]
Wilson M. SARRETT,a38 yrs can be found with his own family in the: [REF: #11]
1830 Census, Carroll Co., TN. M-019, Reel 174, Page 149, Line 3
Page Line FName MName LName Age Born b. Remarks 149 003 Wilson M. SARRETT 38 yrs 1792 NC (30 to 40) Wife: Isabella (STEVENSON?) SARRETT 37 1793 NC (30 to 40) 1. 1st Son: Washington L. SARRETT 05 1825 TN (05 Under) 3. 2nd Dau: R.B.D. SARRETT 02 1828 TN (05 Under) Not Listed in the 1830 Census Family Unit! 2. 1st Dau: Eliza C. SARRETT 01 1827 TN d. 01 Jul. 1828 a1y 4m 20d
Grand Jury - Apr. 1836
In [REF: #18 pg835 & 56] On 11 Apr. 1836, JAMES McMURRY was the "Attorney- General".
The "Grand Jury" which was "impaneled" were the following:
ROBERT RUSHING, Foreman
SAMUEL & JOHN PRESSON,
DENNIS & ABEL RUSHING,
C. C. POE,
JOHN MERRITT, <---(Our John,3 SARRETT?)
HOSEA D. BROWNING, <--- Gr-Son of John,3 SARRETT and Cousin to
WILSON M. SARRETT (Surratt). <--Our Subject!
Wilson M. SARRETT, a48y can be found with his own family in the [REF: #14]
1840 Census, Benton Co., TN. M-704, Reel 521, Page 011, Line 12
Page Line FName MName LName Age Born b. Remarks 011 012 Wilson M. SARRETT 48 yrs 1792 NC (40 to 50) Wife: Isabella (STEVENSON?) SARRETT 47 1793 NC (40 to 50) 1. 1st Son: Washington L. SARRETT 15 1825 TN (15 to 20) 3. 2nd Dau: R.B.D. SARRETT 12 1828 TN (10 to 15) 4. 3rd Dau: Mary L. SARRETT 09 1831 TN (05 to 10)
Wilson M. SARRETT, a58y can be found with his own family. Occupation was "M. D. (Medical Doctor) and a STEAMER" His "Real Estate" value was listed at $400. He was living with his second wife CATHARINE (Unknown), age 32; They were living 1 farm away from son WASHINGTON L. & SUSAN (SARRETT) SARRETT (Visitation # 653) who was liveing next to his Uncle JOSEPH H. SARRETT (Visitation #652). [REF: #15]
1850 Census, Benton Co., TN. M-432, Reel 670, Page 895, F.G. 652
Page F.V. FName MName LName Age Born b. Remarks 895 652 Wilson M. SARRETT 48 yrs 1792 NC 2nd s/o John,3 SARRETT 2ndWife: Catharina (Unk) MILLER SARRETT 32 1818 VA Widow of Mr. MILLER 3. 2nd Dau: R.B.D. SARRETT 21 1828 TN StepSon: William MILLER 09 1841 TN Not Traced! Not Living in the 1850 Census Family Unit! 1. 1st Son: Washington L. SARRETT 25 1825 TN m. *1847 Susan SARRETT 4. 3rd Dau: Mary L. SARRETT 19 1831 TN m. 1849 H.G. HOLLINGSWORTH
Will & Testament - 1860
In [REF: #90 pg153] WILSON M. SARRETT left a "Will", Benton County Will Book "I", page 327; Which named his Beneficiaries as his 2nd. Wife CATHARINE (Unknown) MILLER SARRETT; his Children:
1st. Son: WASHINGTON L. SARRETT and
3rd. Dau: R. B. D. SARRETT;
GranSon: HENRY CLAY SARRETT (Son of WASHINGTON L. SARRETT)
Grandson: JAMES NELSON SARRETT; (Son of WASHINGTON L. SARRETT)
He also listed his Medical Books, the SARRETT Family Bible, Wesley's "Notes", and a history of the Revolution. ..prs
See: SARRETT-HOLLINGSWORTH Family Bible!
Chalk Hill Cemetery, Benton Co., TN. (No Marker?) Isabella (Stevenson) SARRETT,
Aug 01, 1793 - Jul 18, 1847
(Need Headstone Photo)
Wash L. SARRETT,
Oct 20, 1792 - Mar 01, 1860
(Need Headstone Photo)
Catherine (MILLER) SERRATT
c1818 - 18__
(Need Headstone Photo)
Widow Mrs. Catharine SARRETT, a58y can be found with family. WILSON M. SARRETT had died on 01 March 1860, and his widow CHATHERINE (Unknown) MILLER SARRETT was living with her Son WILLIAM MILLER, age 20 yrs. [REF: #17]
1860 Census, Benton Co., TN.
M-653, State Reel #1240, Page 017, F.G. 827
Page F.V. FName MName LName Age Born b. Remarks 017 827 Catharina MILLER SARRETT 42 1818 VA Wid/o 1)MILLER, 2)SARRETT StepSon: William MILLER 09 1841 TN Not Traced! This is the last record found!
See Biographical Profile: Washington L. SARRETT;
|Source and Reference:||[REF:#001]||Paul R. Sarrett, Jr.||
Sarrett/Sarrett/Surratt Families of America (SFA)
my wife is Mary Ruth SNIPS
Dau of Ida Marie Sarrett & James Snipes.
GranDau of Samuel Wesley Sarrett & 2nd Wife Bell Cunningham
1GDau of Washington L. Sarrett & 2nd Wife Louisa Hollingsworth
2GDau of Dr. Wilson M. Sarrett & Isabella Stephenson
3GDau of John Sarrett & Mary W. McMURRY
See: E-Mail to this writer Apr. 27, 1998
Benton - Index
Families - Index
SFA - Index
Source & Ref.
Benton - Queries
These records are part of the "Genealogy Computer Package"
*** PC-PROFILE *** Volume - VI. SARRETT Related Family©
Compiled and self Published in Oct. 31, 1989 by co-author Paul R. Sarrett, Jr.
with the assistance of my mother
M. Lucille (WILSON) SARRETT, (1916-1987)
For any additions, corrections, etc on these families,
please E-Mail me!
For any additions, corrections, etc on these families, please E-Mail me!