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Family of William MASSEY (2) & Tabitha GRANT

5. Martha A. MASSEY. Born on 5 Aug 1830 in Tennessee. At the age of 41, Martha A. died in Henderson County, Tennessee on 20 May 1872. Buried in May 1872 in White Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee. Resided in 13th District, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1850. Resided in District 8, Henderson County, Tennessee in 1860. Resided in District 8, Henderson County, Tennessee in 1870.

On 23 Dec 1848 when Martha A. was 18, she married Robert Lee MILAM, son of Robert James MILAM (1790-1842) & Lucy R. ? (1793-), in Carroll County, Tennessee. Born about 1821 in Henderson County, Tennessee. Resided in 13th District, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1850. Resided in District 8, Henderson County, Tennessee in 1860. Resided in District 8, Henderson County, Tennessee in 1870.

They had the following children:
16 i. William G. (1850-)
17 ii. Sarah Tabitha (1851-1942)
iii. Mary F.. Born about 1852 in Tennessee. Resided in District 8, Henderson County, Tennessee in 1860. Resided in District 8, Henderson County, Tennessee in 1870.

18 iv. James Andrew (1858-1929)
19 v. John Marion (1860-1942)
vi. Samuel A.. Born in 1866 in Henderson County, Tennessee. Buried in Johnson County, Texas. Resided in District 8, Henderson County, Tennessee in 1870.


6. William M. MASSEY. Born in Aug 1835 in Carroll County, Tennessee. At the age of 81, William M. died in Henderson County, Tennessee on 14 Sep 1916. Buried in Sep 1916 in Parkers Crossroads Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee. Resided in District 13, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1850.

On 27 Jan 1856 when William M. was 20, he married Nancy D. PIERCEY, daughter of Reuben PEARCY (1790-1871) & Milly ? (ca1798-), in Carroll County, Tennessee. Born in 1837 in Tennessee. At the age of 72, Nancy D. died in Henderson County, Tennessee on 28 Dec 1909. Buried in Dec 1909 in Parkers Crossroads Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee. Resided in District 11, Madison County, Tennessee in 1850.

They had the following children:
i. Joseph. Born about 1857 in Tennessee.

20 ii. George (1858-1904)
iii. Susan Tennessee. Born on 30 Jun 1861 in Tennessee. At the age of 23, Susan Tennessee died in Tennessee on 26 Jul 1884. Buried in Jul 1884 in White Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee.

On 10 Nov 1881 when Susan Tennessee was 20, she married S. J. CHAMBERS, in Carroll County, Tennessee.

21 iv. William Andrew (1865-1935)

7. John MASSEY. Born in Jan 1836 in Tennessee. Resided in District 13, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1850. Resided in District 16, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1870.

John married Sarah A. ?. Born in 1833. Resided in District 16, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1880.

They had the following children:
22 i. William A. (1854-1899)
ii. Savannah. Born in 1856 in Carroll County, Tennessee. Resided in District 16, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1870.

On 9 Mar 1898 when Savannah was 42, she married W.L. LANE, in Carroll County, Tennessee.

iii. James A.. Born in 1857 in Carroll County, Tennessee. Resided in District 16, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1870.

23 iv. Henry S. (1859-1922)
v. Tenisha. Born in 1861 in Carroll County, Tennessee. Resided in District 16, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1870.

vi. Tabitha. Born in 1863 in Carroll County, Tennessee. Resided in District 16, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1870.

vii. Nancy. Born in 1865 in Carroll County, Tennessee. Resided in District 16, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1870.

viii. Arnold. Born in 1868 in Carroll County, Tennessee. Resided in District 16, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1870.


8. Dorcas MASSEY. Born on 2 Jun 1837 in Tennessee. At the age of 80, Dorcas died in Henderson County, Tennessee on 18 Jul 1917. Buried in Jul 1917 in White Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee. Resided in 13th District, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1850. Resided in District 13, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1860. Resided in District 7, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1870. Resided in District 8, Henderson County, Tennessee in 1880.

On 10 May 1855 when Dorcas was 17, she married George C. PEARCY, son of Reuben PEARCY (1790-1871) & Milly ? (ca1798-), in Carroll County, Tennessee. Born on 1 Jan 1830 in Tennessee. At the age of 69, George C. died in Henderson County, Tennessee on 8 Oct 1899. Buried in Oct 1899 in White Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee. Resided in District 11, Madison County, Tennessee in 1850. Resided in District 13, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1860. Resided in District 7, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1870. Resided in District 8, Henderson County, Tennessee in 1880.

They had the following children:
24 i. John J. Wiley (1857-1929)
ii. Martha. Born in 1859 in Tennessee. Resided in District 13, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1860.

25 iii. Nancy (1859-)
iv. Lucinda. Born in 1863.

Lucinda married Cadie PALMER.

26 v. Thomas J. (1864-1944)
27 vi. Mary H. (1867-)
vii. W.J.. Born in 1873 in Tennessee. Resided in District 8, Henderson County, Tennessee in 1880.


9. Mary Lucinda MASSEY. Born on 19 Apr 1846 in Tennessee. At the age of 92, Mary Lucinda died on 22 Mar 1939. Buried in Mar 1939 in Rock Springs Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee. Resided in District 13, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1850. Resided in District 16, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1870. Alias/AKA: "Aunt Cenda".

Obituary: Mrs. Lucenda Massey Stanford was born April 19th, 1846, and died March 22, 1939, aged 93 years. She was married to Thomas L. Stanford in 1866, and to this union were born two children, Pony Stanford of Mobile, Alabama, and Mrs. Bettie Douglas of this place. "Aunt Cenda," as she was lovingly called by all who knew her, will be sadly missed. Rev. R.F. Blankenship conducted the funeral service in the presence of a large crowd where she was laid to rest by the side of her husband who preceded her to the grave about 20 years ago.

On 12 Oct 1865 when Mary Lucinda was 19, she married Thomas L. STANFORD, son of Jesse STANFORD (1800-) & ?, in Carroll County, Tennessee. Born on 25 Dec 1840 in Carroll County, Tennessee. At the age of 77, Thomas L. died on 4 Aug 1918. Buried in Aug 1918 in Rock Springs Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee. Resided in 7th District, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1850. Resided in District 16, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1870.

They had the following children:
28 i. Betty Jane (1867-1948)
ii. William P.. Born on 20 Jul 1877. At the age of 75, William P. died on 5 Dec 1952. Buried in Dec 1952 in Rock Springs Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee. Alias/AKA: "Pony".


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