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TO HI ROBINSON'S PLACE

Sewee, McMinn CO, TN, later Clinton, Anderson CO, TN, later Rockford, Blount CO, TN,
later Knoxville, Knox CO, TN & back to McMinn CO, TN

Family Group of

Hiram "Hi" Harrison Robinson b 27 Mar 1850 McMinn CO, TN d 19 Apr 1925 McMinn CO, TN buried Tranquility Methodist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN
occupation - farmer; blacksmith; laborer in lumber mill
son of Vianna Robinson** of Mt Verd, McMinn CO, TN

m (1) 3 Jan 1872 Meigs CO, TN TO
Malinda "Lindy" G. Tillery b 14 May 1845 Anderson CO, TN d 23 Aug 1906 McMinn CO, TN buried Buttram's Methodist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN
dau of _____ & Eliza Tillery of Meigs CO, TN

m (2) 29 Aug 1908 Knox CO, TN TO
Mrs. Jane Ellen (Sexton) Davis (widow of J. Frank Davis whom she m 12 Sep 1896 Rhea CO, TN) b 1867 TN d 24 Dec 1932 McMinn CO, TN buried Tranquility Methodist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN
dau of Calvin Sexton
(Following Hi Robinson's death, Jane Ellen married Lemuel William Ross Ratledge,* a widower.)

issue: (All were by Hiram's 1st marriage. Birth order and some dates are uncertain but listed as having 11 children with 9 living in 1900. )
1(F) Florence Robinson b 1872 McMinn CO, TN d ca 1898 McMinn CO, TN of TB
m 26 Feb 1892 McMinn CO, TN by A. B. Grant, MG, TO
Camiel "Cam" Alexander Goins* b 2 Sep 1869 Blount CO, TN d 14 Oct 1946 McMinn CO, TN buried Buttram Methodist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN

2(M) John J. Robinson b 30 Aug 1873 Knox CO, TN d 5 Jan 1923 Knox CO, TN
m 21 Aug 1915 Knox CO, TN TO
Sallie Huckleby b ca 1889 TN d after 1923

3(?) _____ Robinson b d before 1900

4(M) Richard "Dick" Robinson b ca 1879 Anderson CO, TN d
m 2 Feb 1900 Blount CO, TN
Mary "Mollie" Smith b Feb 1884 TN d

5(F) Ida Belle Robinson b 4 Jul 1882 Clinton, Anderson CO, TN d 14 Apr 1972 Dallas, Dallas CO, TX buried Meadowbrook Cemetery, Paris, Lamar CO, TX
m (1) TO
_____ Goins b d
m (2) 25 Aug 1901 Maryville, Blount CO, TN TO
Rash Horatio Goforth b 25 Apr 1881 TN d 10 Nov 1960 buried Meadowbrook Cemetery, Paris, Lamar CO, TX

6(M) Amon Robinson b Mar 1884 TN d 8 Apr 1906 Knoxville, Knox CO, TN
m 15 June 1901 Blount CO, TN TO
Bertie M. Reed b [ca June 1882 per census; per dc 1884] TN d 11 Apr 1926 McMinn CO, TN
[NOTE: Bertie m (2) 28 June 1908 McMinn CO, TN TO James Robeson b ca 1882 TN d after 1926.]

7(F) Vianna "Anner" Robinson b 1 Jan 1887 McMinn CO, TN d 6 Jan 1957 Athens, McMinn CO, TN buried Clearwater Baptist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN
m (1) 3 May 1908 McMinn CO, TN by Rev. E. Culvahouse, MG, TO
John Robinson b d (before 1917?)
m (2) 26 Aug 1917 McMinn CO, TN TO
Fred Robinson b 5 May 1897 d 11 May 1947 McMinn CO, TN [per dc] buried Clearwater Baptist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN

8(F) Mary Elizabeth Robinson b 2 Jan 1889 TN d 4 Mar 1961 buried Tranquility Methodist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN
m 20 July 1922 McMinn CO, TN TO
Vivian Lesley Coleman b 20 Apr 1893 Cherokee CO, NC d 13 Sep 1974 Cleveland, Bradley CO, TN buried Tranquility Methodist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN

9(M) William Robinson b May 1891 TN d

10(M) Harvey Robinson b May 1895 TN d
m 21 Jul 1913 McMinn CO, TN TO
Fanny Burton b 13 June 1892 TN d 11 Nov 1975 buried McMahan Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN

11(M) Jesse James Robinson b 9 June 1898 Athens, McMinn CO, TN d
m 21 July 1919 Knox CO, TN TO
Tracy Wyasky b d

12(M) Gus Henry Robinson b 10 Aug 1900 TN d 12 Apr 1960 Athens, McMinn CO, TN buried Tranquility Methodist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN
m 1912 TO
Lucy Davis b 13 Mar 1900 McMinn CO, TN d 20 Dec 1963 Athens, McMinn CO, TN buried Tranquility Methodist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN

We will always be grateful to Daddy "Buck" Ratledge (Steve's grandfather), Aunt Maude Ratledge (Steve's step-grandmother), and Mamaw Coleman (Steve's maternal grandmother) for help on this line! Thanks also to Mary Sue Mason for some census data!

* great-grandfather of &
** great-great-grandmother of Stephen Ratledge

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