Fourth Generation! 5. Granville H. SURRETT/SARRETT; [a.k.a Henry or Hinderson] [SFA# 5.06.5] [VA-FG 333] (4th Son: Wm. Thompson & Sara/Sallie (BELL) SARRETT] (Gs/o.....Elisha & 2ndW Jane (JENKINS) SARRETT] (GGs/o....Duke of Mont Sarrett - France] Not Proven! b. __ ___ c1835, near the old "Watauga Settlement" Carter Co., TN.; d. __ ___ c1895, age 60 near Rockwood, Roane Co., TN; Buried: Chatt. or Rockwood Cemetery?, Roane Co., TN. [REF:#0333.003] He married three times, first a17y, on 03 Oct. 1852 Officialated by Joseph Nicholson, J.P. in Roane Co., TN. to the 19 year old Miss Louisa Elizabeth RANDOLPH; (2nd d/o Peyton Jr. RANDOLPH & Mother: Mary "Polly" BUMBALOUGH) [REF:#005] b. c1833, Roane Co., TN. d. before 1878, age 45, near Rockwood, Roane Co., TN.; Buried Location Unknown [to me] They had at least 6 children born to this first Union: At age 43yrs, he married 2nd on 26 Feb 1878, Roane Co., TN. to [See: Mar.Rec.] 17 year old Miss Jane BRIMER, (Sister of Charles BRIMER who married her Step-Dau Sarah O. SURRETT) (Sister of William BRIMER) who married her Step-Dau Ellen SURRETT) (2nd d/o Robert RRIMER & Mother: Martha J. SELLERS) (1Gd/o Vineyard Rhoten BRIMER & Barbara LAYMAN) (2Gd/o William BRIMER & Elizabeth ELGIN) [ARA Soldier] (3Gd/o Benjamin BRIMER & Rebecca UNKNOWN) b. c1861, Jefferson Co., TN. d. __ ___ 1874, age 13yrs old during "giving birth" [REF:003,#8] d. __ Dec 1878, age 17yrs old during "giving birth" [REF:001] Buried: Rockwood Cemetery, Roane Co., TN. [See Cem. rec.] They had 1 Issue b. & d. to this 2nd Union: At age 46yrs he married a third time on 27 Nov 1880 to (His Niece!) 28 year old Mrs Lucinda "Lunndy" (Scott) JONES; (d/o John SCOTT & Mother: Elizabeth RANDOLPH) [REF:#0333.003] (Gd/o Peyton Jr. RANDOLPH & Mother: Mary "Polly" BUMBALOUGH) [REF:#005] (Widow/Div of Mr. JONES) b. c1853, Unknown Co. [to me] TN; d. c1927, age 75yrs, Soddy, Hamilton Co., TN. [See: Cem. rec.] She died while living with Daughter Mrs. Frankie (Surrett) SUGGS. [REF:#003.4] Buried: Soddy Cemetery, Hamilton Co., TN. [REF:#0333.007] They had at least 4 Children born to this 3rd Union:
Fifth Generation! 1. Martha Elizabeth SURRETT; (1st d/o Granville H. & 1st w Louisa Ann (Randolph) Surrett) b. c1853, Monroe Co., TN. At a21y she married on 08 Sep 1874, Rockwood, Roane Co., TN. to [See: Roane m.] Mr. C.M. ATWOOD; Need More Information! 2. Nancy Jane SURRETT; (2nd d/o Granville H. & 1st w Louisa Ann (Randolph) Surrett) b. c1858, Monroe Co., TN. At a21y she married on 22 Jun 1875, Rockwood, Roane Co., TN. to [See: Roane m.] Mr. M.I. Louis SMITH; Need More Information! 3. William F. SURRETT; b. c1859, Monroe Co., TN? d. bfr 1910, a51y (Not in 1910 Census, Fannin Co., TX) Buried: Location Unknown (to me) At the a16y he married (bfr 1875) in Prentiss Co., MS. to the 22 year old Miss Mary "Molly" Martin LUMPKIN;, 6Ch. (d/o M/M LUMPKIN) b. c1853, Prentiss Co., MS? d. after 1920, Was in 1920 Census, Fannin Co., TX Buried: Location Unknown (to me) They had at least 6 Children born to this Union:
FIRST MARRIAGE: *1852 Louisa Elizabeth RANDOLPH, 6Ch. Rank Click on Name for more Info. b. - d. Married Ch. 1. 1st Dau: Martha E. SURRETT, c1853- m. *1874 C.M. ATWOOD, ?Ch. 2. 2nd Dau: Nancy, J. SURRETT, c1858- m. *1875 M.I. Louis SMITH, ?Ch. 3. 1st Son: William F. SURRETT, c1859- m. c1875 Mary M. LUMPKIN, 6Ch. 4. 3rd Dau: Sarah SURRETT, c1862- m. *1878 Charles BRIMER, 3Ch. 5. 4th Dau: Ellen SURRETT c1863- m. c1879 1st Mr. HANEY, " " " m. c1881 2nd Wm. BRIMER ?Ch. 6. 2nd Son: John R. SURRETT, c1868- m. *1887 Alice D. COOK, 8Ch. SECOND MARRIAGE: *1878 Jane BRIMER, 0Ch. No Issue? d. giving Childbirth FIRST MARRIAGE: Miss Lunndy SCOTT, & Mr. JONES, 3Ch., 1st Dau: Mary E. JONES, Jan 1874- Not Traced!, Father b. Wales 2nd Dau: Annie JONES, Apr 1876- Not Traced!, Father b. Wales 1st Son: David J. JONES Jun 1878- Not Traced! Father b. Wales THIRD MARRIAGE: *1880 Mrs Lunndy (Scott) JONES 4Ch. 7. 1st Son: George W. SURRETT, *1881-1951 a70y m. *1917 Mrs. Jessie TOWNSEND, 1Ch. 8. 1st Dau: Frankie SURRETT, *1887-1977 a89y m. c1905 Fred SUGGS, 2Ch. 9. 2nd Dau: Alpha Mae SURRETT, *1890-1961 a71y m. 1st Edgar HAMILTON, 0Ch. " " " m. 2nd Neal M. SEXTON, 4Ch. 10. 2nd Son: Willie B. SURRETT *1895-1971 a75y m. c1918 Hazel ROBERTS, 8Ch. 32 Known Grandchildren!
Chronological Order of Events
Granville H. SURRETT
Born 1835 Cherokee Nation East, (present-day Carter Co., TN. Census 1840 05age Living with Parents in Cherokee Nation East, (present-day Carter Co., TN. Census 1850 15age Living with Parents in See: 1850 Census Sub Divison #20, Roane Co., TN (Note: age 20yrs?) Married 1852 17age First: Miss Louisa E. RANDOLPH See: Oct. 3rd 1852 in Roane Co., TN Moved 1860 25age Moved with Family to See: Sweetwater Monroe Co., TN Census 1860 25age Liv/w 1st Wife & 3 Ch. See: 1860 Census Sweetwater, Monroe Co., TN (Labor, $0 R.E.) Death 1866 31age Brother William H., d. See: Nov 13, 1866 Arnett, Raleigh Co., WV. Moved 1870 35age Moved Back With Family to See: Barnardsville C. Dist #11, Roane Co. TN Census 1870 40age Liv/w 1st Wife & 4Ch. (missing #3 & #5)See: 1870 Census Barnardsville, C.D.#11, Roane Co. TN Occup: "Kileman? or Fisherman" Death 1878 48age 1st Wife: Mrs. Louisa E. (RANDOLPH) SURRETT dies before 1878 Barnardsville, Roane Co. TN Married 1878 48age Second: Miss Jane BRIMER/BRYMER See: Feb. 26th 1878 in Roane Co., TN Death 1880 50age 2nd Wife: Mrs. Jane (BRINER/BRYMER) SURRETT dies before June 1880 Barnardsville, Roane Co. TN Census 1880 50age "Widow" with Family to See: June 1880 Census C.D.#11, Roane Co. TN "age 45yrs, Ferryman" Marriage 1880 50age Third: Miss Lunndy SCOTT See: Nov 27, 1880 Stockton Valley, Loudon Co. TN Death 1897 62age Granville H. See: 1897 Death Rockwood, Roane Co., TN. The twice Widowed Lunndy (Scott) JONES, SURRETT, age 45yrs. Census 1900 48age H/H "Widow" Lunndy (Scott) Family See: 1900 Census C.D.#11, Hamilton Co. TN "4Ch. 4Liv" Census 1910 58age H/H "Widow" Lunndy (Scott) w/2 SonsSee: 1910 Census C.D.#11, Hamilton Co. TN "No Occup." Census 1920 68age H/H "Widow" Lucinda (Scott) l/w WillieSee: 1920 Census C.D.#3, Morgan Co. TN "No Occup."
Major Record Problem! This family has been erroneous represented by Mrs. Glenda (Surrett) Kennedy!
It was first brought to my attention on June 19, 1998, on the "Surratt Family Genealogy Forum"
"My Great-Grandfather was Grandville Surrett/Surratt, b. abt 1833 in France.
He and a brother came to the US by way of Canada.
He settled in Rockwood, Tn.
He had the following Children:
John, Martha and Mary.
His spouce's name is unknown. His second marriage was to Lucinda Scott. Children by this marriage are:
Frances (Frankie) Alpha,
Any information on first wife or his brother would be greatly appreciated." [REF:#003.1]
Possible Record Problem #1 In [REF:#003] list 1881, Rockwood, Roane Co., TN. Granville H. SURRETT, was said to have owned & operated a ferry on the Tennessee River, and to have owned land on Look-Out Mountain, but sold it. The soil was too rocky to till.
Source: Jessie Surrett [REF:#0333.003] (my Grandmother) and (my Grandfather) George W. Surrett
[In the 1870 Census he list Occupation: "Fisherman"]
[In the 1880 Census he list Occupation: "Ferryman"]
Possible Record Problem #2 In [REF:#0333.003] States:
"My great-grandfather was Grandville Surrett/Surratt b. abt. 1833 in France. He and a brother came to the US by way of Canada. He settled in Rockwood, [Roane Co.] Tn.
[I don't think Granvile was born in France, in the 1850 1860, 1870 and 1880 Census he indicated he was born in Tennessee.
I do believe his GGrandfather was born in France!
I think he had 4 Brothers, 3 born in TN. 1 born in Virginia ..prs
Possible Record Problem #3 In [REF:#0333.003] States: "Granville had the following 3 children:
John, Martha and Mary."
[Census records indicate he had 6 children with his 1st Wife:
1. 1st Dau: Martha E.,
2. 2nd Dau: Nancy J.,
3. 1st Son: Wm. F.,
4. 3rd Dau: Sarah,
5. 4th Dau: Ellen,
6. 2nd Son: John R.,
(He had 4 more Children with 2nd Wife ...prs)
Possible Record Problem #4 In [REF:#333.003] States: "His 1st spouse's name is unknown. His second marriage was to Lucinda Scott. Children by this 2nd marriage are:
Frances (Frankie), Alpha, George, and Willy.
We agree with Glenda, on this, but she does Not have them in birth order;
1. 1st Son: George Washington, b. 17 Apr 1881
2. 1st Dau: Frances "Frankie", b. 02 Dec 1887
3. 2nd Dau: Slpha Mae, b. __ ___ 1890
4. 2nd Son: Willie Barton, b. 07 Dec 1895 ..prs
Possible Record Problem #5 JONES Children? In See: 1880 Census, Stockton Valley, Loudon Co., TN.
Lucinda SCOTT, age 27yrs, was living with her Parents.
In same household David J. SCOTT, age .6mth listed "Grandson"
In this same Census, we find 3 SCOTT Children, (b. same age) living with Job & Mary JONES Famiy.
See: 1880 Census,C.Dist. 12, Hamilton Co., TN., Pg 105b
Mary E. JONES, b. 1874 PA.
Ann JONES, b. 1876 TN.
David J. JONES, b. 1878 TN.
In See: 1900 census, Civil Dist. #11, Hamilton Co., TN.
The 3 JONES Children living with the "Widow" Mrs. Lunndy (Scott) JONES, SURRETT and she list them Dau's & Son?
Mary E. JONES, b. Jan. 1874, PA.; List Father b. Wales, Mother b. PA.
Annie JONES, b. Apr 1876, TN.; List Father b. Wales, Mother b. PA.
David J. JONES, b. June 1878, TN.; List Father b. Wales, Mother b. PA.
Marriage SARRETT & RANDOLPH
Mr. Granville H. SARRETT, a17yrs son of Thompson & Sally (BELL) SARRETT and Miss Louisa Ann RANDOLPH, a19yrs Daughter of Mrs. & Mrs RANDOLPH were married in Rowan Co., TN. by Joseph NICHOLSON, J.P. on 3rd October 1852. His surety was William SCOTT.
[REF:#001] [REF:#002, Pg 167]
Monroe Co., TN. was created in 1819, from the larger Roane Co. The County Seat is Madisonville, TN. 37354. Located in East Tennesse. It is bounded by: Loudon Co. on the North; Blount Co. on the Northeast; Graham Co., NC. on the Southeast; Cherokee Co., NC. on the South; Polk Co., TN on the Southwest; with McMinn Co., TN. on the West.
(First Census, 1830, County Clerk has m. rec 1838, pro rec 1833 and co court rec 1868)
Roane Co., TN. was created in 1801, from the larger Knox & Blount Co.'s The County Seat is Kingston, TN. 37763. Located in East Tennessee. It is bounded by: Morgan Co. on the Northwest; Anderson Co. on the Northeast; Knox Co. on the East; Loudon Co. on the Southeast; Monroe Co. on the South; Rhea Co. on the Southwest; Cumberland Co. on the Northwest.
(First Census 1830, County Clerk has most records from 1801)
Rockwood Cemetery, Roane Co., TN. per [per REF:#003.3] or
Chattanooga Cemetery, Hamilton Co., TN. per [per REF:#003.7]
Louisa E. (Randolph) SURRETT,
1835 - 1878?
(1st w/o Granvill H. Surrett)
(Need Headstone Photo)
Jane (Brimer) SURRETT,
1861 - Dec 1878?
(2nd w/o Granvill H. Surrett)
2nd Marriage Mr. SARRETT & 1st Marriage Miss BRIMER
Mr. Granville H. SARRETT, age 43yrs son of Thompson & Sally (BELL) SARRETT (dec'd) and Miss Jane BRIMER, age 17yrs) 2nd Daughter of Robert & Martha J. (Sellers) BRIMER, of Jefferson Co., TN. were married in Rockwood, Roane Co., Tennessee on 26 Feb 1878.
[per REF:#003.8] and [M-Bk.,Pg#]
Possible Record Problem! This info. came from Glenda (Surrett) Kennedy, [No Date] which she claims as "Fact"
We have found a record date of Feb. 26, 1878
but Glenda, also tells us that the young Mrs. Jane (Brimer) SURRETT, dies during "child birth" in 1874. This is 4 years before the marriage and age 13 years?...prs
3rd Marriage Mr. SARRETT & 2nd Marriage Mrs. (SCOTT) JONES
Mr. Granville H. SARRETT, age 51yrs son of Thompson & Sally (BELL) SARRETT (dec'd) and his 1st Wife "Niece" the Mrs. Lucinda "Lunndy" (SCOTT) JONES, a28yrs Daughter of John R. & Elizabeth (RANDOLPH) SCOTT were married in Loudon Co., Tennessee on 27 Nov 1880.
per [LDS-IGI Individual Record FamilySearch™]
Rockwood Cemetery, Roane Co., TN. per [per REF:#003.3] or
Chattanooga Cemetery, Hamilton Co., TN. per [per REF:#003.7]
Granville H. SURRETT,
1835 - 1897
(Need Headstone Photo)
Soddy Cemetery, Hamilton Co., TN. per [REF:003.7]
(Need Headstone Photo)
Lucinda (Scott) SURRETT,
c1853 - 1927
(Photo from personel collection of [REF:#005]
See Biographical Profile: William F. SURRETT;
Sarah O. SURRETT, Census Records & Source Notes!|
Note: Sarah is NOT listed as a Dau of Granville H. Surrett in [REF:#333.003 .DOC File]
1870 was age 8yrs b. 1862, living with Parents in 1870 Census Roane Co., TN.; (Civil Dist. 11, Barnardsville]|
1878 was age 14yrs when married on 23rd Apr to Charles BRYNER,
1880 was age 16yrs b. 1864, living with Husband in 1880 Census Roane Co., TN.; Barnardsville
1900 was age 35yrs b. Jun 1865, "Widow" with 3 Children in 1900 Census Civil Dist. #13, Anderson Co., TN.
1910 was age 45yrs b. 1865, [Record Not Found!]
Ellen SURRETT, Census Records & Source Notes!||
1870 was age 7yrs b. 1863 was NOT living with Parents in 1870 Census Roane Co., TN.; (Civil Dist. 11, Barnardsville]|
1880 was age 17yrs b. 1863 living with Widow Father in 1880 Census Roane Co., TN.; Barnardsville
1900 was age 37yrs b. 1863 living with Husband in
See Biographical Profile: John R. SURRETT;
U.S. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918|
George Washington SURRETT registered on Sep 12, 1918, with the first U.S. Draft Board for World War I. while living in Soddy, [Hamilton Co.] TN. He stated he was a "Coal Miner", for Durhocur (sic) Coal & Iorn Co., Soddy, TN. with "Dependent" Mrs. Jessie E. SURRETT, Soddy, TN;
Card # 0607, list: Race White; Med. Height; Slender Build; Blue Eyes; Brown Hair.
[See: SFA-WWI Roster]
|Note: from [REF:#333.003]||
George W. Surrett was my Grandfather.
He lived in several places during his lifetime.
While he resided in Chattanooga, [Hamilton Co.] Tn.,
he drove a trolley car. The trolley ran from Chattanooga to Ft.
Oglethorpe, Ga. While living in Soddy, [Hamilton Co.] Tn., he met and married my
Grandmother, Jessie Townsend.
She lived next door to Grandpa's brother,
Will and his wife, Hazel (Roberts) SURRETT.
They introduced them.
My father, Johnny SURRETT was born in Soddy, TN. From there they moved on top of a mountain in Catoosa, [No Zip Idx] Tn. He moved to Louellen, [Harlan Co.] Ky in 1924. He worked in the coal mines until the 1940's when he became disabled due to inhaling poisonous gas in the mines, causing a nervous breakdown. He helped to organize the United Mine Workers Union in Harlan Co. (Bloody Harlan) He died in Highsplint, [Harlan Co., ] Ky 40828 on Dec. 6, 1951.
Glenda (Surrett) Kennedy
Mrs. Glenda Carole (Surrett) KENNEDY, b. *1945, is our [REF:#003]|
See her contributions 1998 to 2003
(3rd d/o Johnny F. SURRETT & Myrtle HICKS)|
(1Gd/o George W. SURRETT & Jessie R.E.G. TOWNSEND)
(2Gd/o Granville H. & 3rd Wife Mrs. Lunndy (Scott) JONES)
|Note: from [REF:#333.003]||Great Aunt Alpha and Frankie came to visit us often in Ky while my Grandpa was alive. They were great fun! Frankie was outgoing where as Alpha was more reserved. They both had a good sense of humor. They would always send a big box of goodies at Christmas time, filled with candy and fruit and presents for everyone.|
See Biographical Profile: Willie B. SURRETT;
|Source and Reference:||[REF:#001]||Paul R. Sarrett, Jr.||
Sarrett/Sarrett/Surratt Families of America (SFA)
The Sarratt/Surratt Families 1715-1980
By Laura and Dr. Norma Sarratt
Published 1980, Fresno, CA.
|[REF:#003]||Glenda (SURRETT) Kennedy||
email@example.com (New 2003)
Glenda (Surrett) Kennedy, is the:
Granddaughter of George W. & Jessee (Townsend) SURRETT;
Great-Grandaughter of Granvill H. & 2nd Wife Lunndy (Scott) SURRETT
1st E-Mail: Jun. 19, 1998, at 12:40:31 RE: Granville SURRETT
Surratt GenForum: Message #23 RE: Granville SURRETT
2nd E-Mail: Jul. 14, 1998, RE: Granville SURRETT, (42.55 EDTime
3rd E-Mail: Jul. 14, 1998, RE: Granvill3 SURRETT, (7:19pm EDTime
4th E-Mail: Jul. 16, 1998, RE: Granville SURRETT, (16:46PM EDtime
5th E-Mail: Jul. 25, 1998, "Granville Surrett Decendants.doc" (109,568 bytes)
6th E-Mail: Oct. 20, 1998, RE: Elisha SARRETT
7th E-Mail: Feb. 08, 1999, RE: Granville SURRETT (Roane Co. Query
8th E-Mail: Feb. 23, 2003, RE: Surrett, George (s/o Granville)
|[REF:#004]||Laura L. Tamayo||
1st Snail-Mail: Nov. 30, 1991, RE: BRYNER, Sarah (Sarrett)
2nd Snail-Mail: Dec. 18, 1991, RE: BRYNER, Sarah (Sarrett)
3rd E-Mail: Mar. 06, 2000, RE: BRYNER, Sarah (Sarrett)
4th E-Mail: May 04, 2001, RE: BRYNER, Sarah (Sarrett)
1st E-Mail: Aug. 18, 2006, (11:33AM PDTime) RE: Lucinda "Lunndy" (Scott) SURRETT
2nd E-Mail: Aug. 18, 2006, (12:31PM PDTime) RE: Lucinda "Lunndy" (Scott) SURRETT
3rd E-Mail: Aug. 19, 2006, (03:15PM PDTime) RE: Possible Louisa & Elizab. Randolph connection
4th E-Mail: Aug. 19, 2006, (03:20PM PDTime) RE: Possible Louisa & Elizab. Randolph connection
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