Big changes have come to Genealogy.com — all content is now read-only, and member subscriptions and the Shop have been discontinued.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Regional: U.S. States: Tennessee Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: Cunningham history
Posted by: tom (ID *****6314) Date: April 25, 2012 at 15:52:12
In Reply to: Re: Cunningham history by ROB HULING of 41083

CloseHi, tomgulSign OutAccountSubscription DetailsSite PreferencesEmail SettingsMy Alerts0 MessagesUpgradeHelp.Home Family Trees Loading...Start a new treeUpload a GEDCOMSearch Search All RecordsCensus & Voter ListsBirth, Marriage & DeathPublic Member TreesMilitaryImmigration & TravelCard CatalogDNA Collaborate Recent Member Connect ActivityMessage BoardsAncestry World Archives ProjectMember DirectoryPublic ProfileLearning Center What's NewFirst StepsNext StepsFamily History 101WebinarsHelp – FAQFamily History WikiPublishShop + GiftHire An ExpertHarris/Hargraves/Arnett/Pace Family TreeReturn to family tree Tree pages
Family Group Sheet.Owner:
langmom1
Type in a name to search


No matches found
Home Person
Last viewed: John Cunningham
List of all people
.
.
John Cunningham
Birth 10 Aug 1830 in Claiborne, Tennessee, United States
Death Living
Death 11 Jan 1912 in Claiborne, Tennessee, United States
Save this person to your tree
Save this person to your tree
Save or merge this person's info to someone in your tree
Continueor Cancel .Comment on this

.View his family treeView family membersHide family membersPrint

■Printer-friendly.More options

Find famous relatives
Save this person to your tree..Parents & SiblingsMordecai Cunningham (1793-1863) Elizabeth Cook (1793-1874) Spouse & ChildrenSylvania Burchette (1828-1913) Hezekiah Cunningham (1856-1900) Martin M Cunningham (1858-1908) Sarah E Cunningham (1859-1945) Lucinda J Cunningham (1862-1947) William F Cunningham (1864-1931) Calvin L. Cunningham (1868-1869) Martha Cunningham (1872-1909) Mary Cunningham (1872-1921) .Linked to Family Tree Maker
.
OverviewFacts and Sources Media Gallery Comments Member ConnectMedia Gallery (see all)

JohnCunning...
Photos (1) Stories (0) Audio (0) Video (0)
.Timeline (View details)
1830

10 Aug
Birth
Claiborne, Tennessee, United States Some censuses list birthplace as Virginia.
8 source citations Hide source citations 1850 United States Federal Census 1860 United States Federal Census 1870 United States Federal Census 1880 United States Federal Census 1900 United States Federal Census 1910 United States Federal Census Tennessee, Death Records, 1908-1951 Tennessee, Deaths and Burials Index, 1874-1955 .

1850
Age: 20 Residence
Subdivision 7, Claiborne, Tennessee Aged 20, living at home with his parents, working as a laborer.
1 source citation Hide source citations 1850 United States Federal Census .

1855

30 Aug
Age: 25 Marriage to Sylvania Burchette
Claiborne, Tennessee, United States They were married by a justice of the peace.
4 source citations Hide source citations 1900 United States Federal Census Tennessee Marriages, 1851-1900 Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002 Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002 .

1860
Age: 30 Residence
Subdivision 9, Claiborne, Tennessee, United States John and Sylvie have three children, ages 3, 2, and 9 months. They own a small farm.
1 source citation Hide source citations 1860 United States Federal Census .

1861

15 Sep
Age: 31 Military
Camp Burnett, Tennessee, United States Enlisted as a First Lieutenant, Commissioned. Company G, 4th Infantry Regiment, Kentucky (Confederate). His unit saw action at Ft. Donelson, Shiloh, & Boonesville while he served. Resigned 6 Jun 1862. For sources, see source citations tab, above.


1862
Age: 32 Residence
Tennessee According to 1862 tax records, John owned 120 acres of land.
1 source citation Hide source citations U.S. IRS Tax Assessment Lists, 1862-1918 .

1870
Age: 40 Residence
District 6, Claiborne, Tennessee, United States The family has grown to 6 kids. The oldest, Hezekiah, 13, has left school to work on the farm. The household also includes Elizabeth, Sylvie's mom, Nelson Cunningham 13, who also works the farm, and Elizabeth Harrell, 21, relationship unknown.
1 source citation Hide source citations 1870 United States Federal Census .

1880
Age: 50 Residence
District 6, Claiborne, Tennessee, United States John and Sylvania have 4 children at home, William, Calvin, and the twins Martha and Mary. Daughters Sarah and Lucinda have married Hargraves brothers and live nearby, as does son Mordecai. John is a farmer and Sylvania can't read or write.
1 source citation Hide source citations 1880 United States Federal Census .

1900
Age: 70 Residence
Civil District 6, Claiborne, Tennessee John and Sylvania's children are gone now; they own the farm free and clear. Neighbors: Hargraves, Cunninghams, Burchetts. Living with them are two granddaughters, Moriah, 9, and Martha, 17. Martha works as a housekeeper
1 source citation Hide source citations 1900 United States Federal Census .

1910
Age: 80 Residence
Civil District 5, Claiborne, Tennessee Just the two of them now, still living near other Cunninghams.
1 source citation Hide source citations 1910 United States Federal Census .

1912

11 Jan
Age: 81 Death
Claiborne, Tennessee, United States
2 source citations Hide source citations Tennessee, Death Records, 1908-1951 Tennessee, Deaths and Burials Index, 1874-1955 .
.CommentsNo comments have been added yet. Add a comment .Family MembersParentsMordecai Cunningham
1793 – 1863
Elizabeth Cook
1793 – 1874
Spouse & ChildrenSylvania Burchette
1828 – 1913
Hezekiah Cunningham
1856 – 1900
Martin Mordecia Cunningham
1858 – 1908
Sarah E Cunningham
1859 – 1945
Lucinda J Cunningham
1862 – 1947
William Franklin Cunningham
1864 – 1931
Calvin L. Cunningham
1868 – 1869
Martha Cunningham
1872 – 1909
Mary Cunningham
1872 – 1921
Family group sheet .Source Information
view details
1850 United States Federal Census

1 citation provides evidence for Residence, Name, Birth
1860 United States Federal Census

1 citation provides evidence for Name, Birth, Residence
1870 United States Federal Census

1 citation provides evidence for Residence, Birth, Name
1880 United States Federal Census

1 citation provides evidence for Name, Birth, Residence
1900 United States Federal Census

1 citation provides evidence for Residence, Marriage, Birth, Name
1910 United States Federal Census

1 citation provides evidence for Birth, Name, Residence
American Civil War Soldiers

1 citation provides evidence for Name
Ancestry Family Trees

This citation provides evidence for John Cunningham
Tennessee Marriages, 1851-1900

1 citation provides evidence for Marriage, Name
Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002

2 citations provide evidence for Name, Marriage
Tennessee, Death Records, 1908-1951

1 citation provides evidence for Birth, Name, Death
Tennessee, Deaths and Burials Index, 1874-1955

1 citation provides evidence for Death, Name, Birth
U.S. IRS Tax Assessment Lists, 1862-1918

1 citation provides evidence for Name, Residence
.Web LinksThere are no weblinks available for this person. Enter both an address and a nameWeb address e.g., http://ancestry.com/search/ Name e.g., Ancestry Search Save or Cancel
Search the web for John Cunningham ...Contact UsAncestry.com BlogAffiliatesGift MembershipsCareersVisit our other sites:United StatesUnited KingdomCanada (English)Canada (Franηais)AustraliaDeutschlandItaliaFranceSverigeAncestry.com CorporateAncestry.com Europe S.ΰ r.l.MyFamily.comGenealogy.comRootsWeb.comFamilyTreeMaker.comMyCanvas.comMundia.comFold3.comProgenealogists.com.© 1997-2012 Ancestry.com | Corporate Information | New Privacy | New Terms and Conditions
.


Notify Administrator about this message?
Followups:
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/tn/messages/39912.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network