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TO JOHN MANIS' PLACE

Pond Hill, McMinn CO, TN

Family Group of

John Manis** b Apr 1826 TN d 28 Oct 1905 Monroe CO, TN buried Union McMinn Baptist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN
occupation - farmer
military service - Cpl. F Company, 3rd (Lillard's) Mounted Infantry, CSA and afterwards Pvt. D Company, 62nd Mounted Infantry, CSA
son of Ephraim Manis* & Anna Lovelace* of McMinn CO, TN

m 31 Jan 1849 Monroe CO, TN by Rev. James Sewell, MG, TO

Lucinda Randolph** b May 1832 Monroe CO, TN d 7 July 1911 Niota, McMinn CO, TN buried Union McMinn Baptist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN
Confederate widow's pension application
dau of Thomas Randolph* & Martha Avans* of McMinn CO, TN

issue: (total of 12 with 4 males & 8 females; 6 deceased by 1907)
1(F) Martha "Mattie" Ann Manis b 25 Nov 1850 (per dc; per tombstone 25 Mar) McMinn CO, TN d 15 Mar 1936 Monroe CO, TN buried Chestua Methodist Church Cemetery, Monroe CO, TN
m 30 Dec 1869 McMinn CO, TN by A. D. Briant, JP, TO
Rhoden Calvin "Roe" McDaniel b 11 Oct 1835 d 18 Dec 1901 buried Chestua Methodist Church Cemetery, Monroe CO, TN

2(F) A. J. Manis b ca 1852 TN d ? [enumerated on 1860 census along with Axie Jane, both age 8]

3(F) Axie Jane Manis b 30 Jan 1853 McMinn CO, TN d 14 May 1933 McMinn CO, TN buried Union McMinn Baptist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN
m 29 Dec 1868 McMinn CO, TN by Wm. Thompson, MG, TO
James Pryor H. Dobbs b ca Sep 1841 - 1843 TN d 1913

4(M) George Lane Manis b 5 Oct 1854 Monroe CO, TN d 15 Apr 1918 McMinn CO, TN buried Union McMinn Baptist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN (no tombstone)
photo of George & Cordia Manis & children
m (1) 9 Oct 1873 McMinn CO, TN by A. D. Briant, JP, TO
Mary Catherine Boofer b ca 1853 TN d ca 1894
m (2) 24 Mar 1895 McMinn CO, TN TO
Louise Caroline Cordia Wilson b 6 July 1878 McMinn CO, TN d 6 June 1949 Sweetwater, Monroe CO, TN buried West View Cemetery, Sweetwater, Monroe CO, TN

5(F) Nancy Caroline "Callie" Manis b ca 1857 TN d before 1900
m (1) 7 Sep 1878 McMinn CO, TN by T. J. Latham, JP, TO
James Roberts b d before 1886
m (2) 11 Sep 1886 McMinn CO, TN TO
Eli J. Emerson b Aug ca 1835 TN d ca 1901 - 1909

6(F) Mary H. Manis*** b 20 Jan 1861 Monroe CO, TN d 28 June 1933 McMinn CO, TN buried Pond Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN
photo of Mary (Manis) and mother-in-law Nancy Jane (Large) McKeehan getting in horseless carriage
m 20 Jan 1876 McMinn CO, TN by Joseph Neil, JP, TO
Samuel "Redner" McKeehan*** b Feb 1856 McMinn CO, TN d ca 1946 buried Pond Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN

7(M) John A. Manis b ca 1865 TN d before Nov 1891
m 26 Nov 1885 McMinn CO, TN by T. J. Latham, JP, TO
Willie Emeline Decker b ca Oct 1865 TN d 24 Feb 1926 Chattanooga, Hamilton CO, TN buried Graysville, Rhea CO, TN

8(M) James "Jim" Manis b ca 1868 TN d 1893
m 17 Mar 1892 McMinn CO, TN by T. J. Latham, JP, TO
Josephine "Josie" Monroe b 25 Nov 1872 TN d 23 Jan 1952 Niota, McMinn CO, TN buried Pond Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN

9(F) Anna "Annie" Manis b 22 Apr 1872 [per tombstone 1870] Athens, McMinn CO, TN d 17 Sep 1941 Chattanooga, Hamilton CO, TN buried Cedar Grove Cemetery, Athens, McMinn CO, TN
m 9 Dec 1888 McMinn CO, TN TO
Sampson "Samps" T. Hamby b 1 Jan 1868 [per tombstone; per dc 1871] TN d 18 Feb 1936 Athens, McMinn CO, TN buried Cedar Grove Cemetery, Athens, McMinn CO, TN

10(F) Sarah Belle Manis b 23 Oct 1875 McMinn CO, TN d 3 Nov 1945 McMinn CO, TN buried Niota Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN
m 21 Sep 1892 McMinn CO, TN TO
John M. Emerson b 30 Mar 1870 McMinn CO, TN d 29 May 1943 McMinn CO, TN buried Niota Cemetery, McMinn CO, TN

11(F) _______ Manis b TN d ?

12(M) ______ Manis b 6 Dec 1876 TN d after 1907

*great-great-great-great-grandparents &
**great-great-great-grandparents &
***great-great-grandparents of Sandra Ratledge

My father Robert Thomas "Tommy" Nipper and great-great-aunt Pearl (McKeehan) Clayton were a big help with this line. Many thanks to Cousin Marvin Stephens, descendant of George and Cordie Manis above, for help with our lines!

This site is dedicated to the memory of my mother Beulah Cline Nipper, a beautiful product of the Knobs.

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