Posted By:joseph kennedy
Subject:WOOD: Smith & Trousdale County
Post Date:July 18, 1998 at 00:05:13
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/WOOTEN/CARSON/PURSLEY/ELLER/McMURRAY Looking for fellow family researchers with information to share on the ancestors and descendents of JOSIAH WOOD (b. Albemarle, VA?, possibly the son of Anne and d. before 1850, Smith County, TN) and PATIENCE WEATHERED (daughter of FRANCIS WEATHERED, b. ?, NC, d. c1854, Smith County, TN). Josiah Wood and Patience Weathered were married in double ceremony with SAMUEL WOOD and ELIZABETH WATKINS on 8 May 1787 in Albemarle, VA. Josiah likely had a brother SAMUEL WOOD and possibly brothers named REZAH and REUBEN. *Among the children of JOSIAH and PATIENCE WOOD were: (1) FRANCIS WOOD (b. c1784, VA, m. SUSANNA STUBBLEFIELD (1794-1860) , d of JOHN STUBBLEFIELD (1774-1853), d. c1866, Smith County, TN) and (2) JOSIAH D. WOOD (b. c1798, VA, m. ELIZA ? b. c1798, NC, d. ?, TN). **Among the children of FRANCIS and SUSANNA WOOD were: (1) WILLIAM ALEXANDER WOOD (b. c1823, TN, d. 15 May 1894, TN); (2) JOHN STUBBLEFIELD WOOD (b. 10 Aug 1825, TN, m. MARY DARTHULIA WOOTEN, 26 Nov 1857, Smith County, TN, d. 6 Aug 1900, TN); (3) JOSIAH FLEMING WOOD (b. c1827, TN, m. MORNING ANNE CARSON, 3 Feb 1870, Smith County, TN, d. c1904, TN); (4) MARTHA PATIENCE WOOD (b. c1829, TN, d. c. 1918, TN); (5) LUCY WOOD (b. c1835, m. WILLIAM ARNETT PURSLEY, d. ?); (6) AMANDA WOOD (b. c1835, TN, d. ?); NANCY MOSS WOOD (b. c1880, TN, m. JACOB ELLER, d. c1880, TN) ***Among the children of JOSIAH F. and MOURNING A. WOOD were: (1) FRANK WOOD (b. 1871, m. ELIZABETH DUNCAN McMURRAY (b. 23 Sep 1871, Smith County, TN, d. 11 Aug 1891, Nashville, TN); (2) CLARA BELLE WOOD (b. 1874, d. 11 Dec 1958, Nashville, TN)

CARSON/HAGGARD/CAPLENER/WOOD Looking for fellow family researchers with information to share on the ancestors and descendents of JAMES S. CARSON (b. 13 Sep 1807, Roane County, TN, d. 20 June 1896). His wife was POLLY HAGGARD (b. c1816, KY). Their known children were: DAVID WOODSON CARSON (b. 28 Jun 1836, m. LAURA J. CAPLENER, d. 31 May 1911), JAMES F. CARSON (b. c1839), PANDORA CARSON (b. c1841), BUFORD A. CARSON (b. c1842), SIDNEY W. CARSON (b. c 1844), MORNING ANNE CARSON (b. 3 Feb 1846, Clark County, KY, m. JOSIAH FLEMING WOOD, 3 Feb 1870, Smith County, TN, d. 3 Jan 1943, Nashville, TN), LOUIS F. CARSON (b. c1848) and WILLIAM W. CARSON (b. c1850)