Posted By:Robert Carver
Subject:Crittendens of Nottoway and ????? Virginia
Post Date:April 15, 2008 at 05:43:19
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Forum:Nottoway County, VA Genealogy Forum
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Does anyone have information about the PRIOR (PRYOR)CRITTENDEN who was head of household in Nottoway Co.,VA in the 1820 Census?

I have a PRIOR CRITTENDEN, age 66, born VA, and his wife, NANCY R., age 56, born VA, and children living at home in 1850 in Wilson Co.TN:
(1) John J. Crittenden, Sheriff of Wilson Co., TN, age 35, born in VA
(2) Edwin Crittenden, teacher, age 31, teacher, born in VA
(3) Mary Crittenden, age 23, born VA
(4) George Crittenden, age 21, born VA
(5) Brunett(a) Crittenden, age 16, born TN
(6) Daniel Crittenden, age 13, born TN

Also living in Wilson Co., TN, in 1850:
2nd Civil District (same district as Prior):
William H. Crittenden, age 40, born VA, and his wife,
Frances Crittenden, age 20, born TN...married 3-13-1850, Wilson Co. TN (she was Frances Nailer/Nailor)

In 4th Civil District:
Robert Crittenden, age 33, physician, born VA, and his wife,
Matilda, married 4-30-1845, Wilson Co., TN, Matilda S. Hays
Their children:
(1) Ophelia Crittenden, age 4, born TN
(2) John H. Crittenden, age 6 mos.

A daughter of Prior, Sarah Crittenden married 10-21-1834, Wilson Co., TN, John W. Moseley, and had 8 children

Any help will be appreciated.