Jimmie Henry

F, b. circa 1921
Father*Crayton Monroe Henry b. 26 Mar 1885, d. 8 Aug 1976
Mother*Mary Robert Head b. 19 Nov 1885, d. 21 Nov 1971
Census DateLocation
10 April 1930Precinct 2, Smith, TexasJimmie Henry was listed as a daughter in Crayton Monroe Henry's household on the 1930 Census at Precinct 2, Smith, Texas.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED26. Dwelling 162.

Michael Henry

M, b. circa 1856
Father*James Monroe Henry b. c 1832, d. a Jun 1880
Mother*Lenora M. Nettles b. c 1834, d. a Jun 1880
Census DateLocation
20 July 1860Jasper, Shannon, MissouriMichael Henry was listed in James Monroe Henry's household on the 1860 Census at Jasper, Shannon, Missouri; Living next door to Henry Nettles and two doors away from Mary Henry.1
2 August 1870Morgan, Sharp, ArkansasMichael Henry was listed in James Monroe Henry's household on the 1870 Census at Morgan, Sharp, Arkansas.2

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 41. Dwelling 350.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 326. Dwelling 14.

Mary Powers

F, b. circa 1800, d. after August 1870
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMary Powers was also known as Polly.
Married Name15 December 1824As of 15 December 1824,her married name was Henry.
  • Mary Powers was born circa 1800 at Virginia.
  • She married Michael Henry on 15 December 1824 at Scott, Virginia.
  • Mary Powers died after August 1870.
Census DateLocation
16 September 1850District 9, Jackson, TennesseeMary Powers was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at District 9, Jackson, Tennessee.1
20 July 1860Jasper, Shannon, MissouriShe was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Jasper, Shannon, Missouri, Living two doors away from James Henry.2
2 August 1870Morgan, Sharp, ArkansasShe was listed in James Monroe Henry's household on the 1870 Census at Morgan, Sharp, Arkansas.3

Children of Mary Powers and Michael Henry

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 185. Dwelling 372.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 41. Dwelling 348.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 326. Dwelling 14.

Daniel Henry

M, b. circa 1854
Father*James Monroe Henry b. c 1832, d. a Jun 1880
Mother*Lenora M. Nettles b. c 1834, d. a Jun 1880
Census DateLocation
20 July 1860Jasper, Shannon, MissouriDaniel Henry was listed in James Monroe Henry's household on the 1860 Census at Jasper, Shannon, Missouri; Living next door to Henry Nettles and two doors away from Mary Henry.1

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 41. Dwelling 350.

Zebulon M. Nettles

M, b. November 1804, d. 18 February 1858
Father*Joseph K. Nettles b. 3 Jun 1778
Mother*Abigail S. (?)
Census DateLocation
1830Jackson, TennesseeZebulon M. Nettles appeared on the census of 1830 at Jackson, Tennessee.
27 August 1850District 1, Jackson, TennesseeHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at District 1, Jackson, Tennessee, living next door to Henry J. Nettles; He owned 1 slave in 1850..1

Children of Zebulon M. Nettles and Nancy Stafford

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 23.

Henry N. Nettles

M, b. circa 1839
Father*Zebulon M. Nettles b. Nov 1804, d. 18 Feb 1858
Mother*Nancy Stafford b. 9 Oct 1805
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHenry N. Nettles was also known as Henry K.
Census DateLocation
27 August 1850District 1, Jackson, TennesseeHenry N. Nettles was listed in Zebulon M. Nettles's household on the 1850 Census at District 1, Jackson, Tennessee; living next door to Henry J. Nettles; He owned 1 slave in 1850.1
20 July 1860Jasper, Shannon, MissouriHenry N. Nettles was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Jasper, Shannon, Missouri, Living next door to James Henry.2
10 June 1870Jasper, Shannon, MissouriHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Jasper, Shannon, Missouri.3
1880Denton, Denton, TexasHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Denton, Denton, Texas.4

Children of Henry N. Nettles and Mary J. (?)

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 23.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 41. Dwelling 351.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 658. Dwelling 20.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com.

Michael Henry

M, d. before 1840
  • Michael Henry was born at Virginia.
  • He married Mary Powers on 15 December 1824 at Scott, Virginia.
  • Michael Henry died before 1840 at Jackson, Tennessee.

Children of Michael Henry and Mary Powers

Michael Henry

M, b. circa 1837
Father*Michael Henry d. b 1840
Mother*Mary Powers b. c 1800, d. a Aug 1870
Census DateLocation
16 September 1850District 9, Jackson, TennesseeMichael Henry was listed in Mary Powers's household on the 1850 Census at District 9, Jackson, Tennessee.1
20 July 1860Jasper, Shannon, MissouriMichael Henry was listed in Mary Powers's household on the 1860 Census at Jasper, Shannon, Missouri; Living two doors away from James Henry.2

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 185. Dwelling 372.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 41. Dwelling 348.

Samuel Henry

M, b. circa 1844
Father*Michael Henry d. b 1840
Mother*Mary Powers b. c 1800, d. a Aug 1870
Census DateLocation
16 September 1850District 9, Jackson, TennesseeSamuel Henry was listed in Mary Powers's household on the 1850 Census at District 9, Jackson, Tennessee.1
20 July 1860Jasper, Shannon, MissouriSamuel Henry was listed in Mary Powers's household on the 1860 Census at Jasper, Shannon, Missouri; Living two doors away from James Henry.2

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 185. Dwelling 372.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 41. Dwelling 348.

William Jordan Henry

M, b. circa 1831
Father*Michael Henry d. b 1840
Mother*Mary Powers b. c 1800, d. a Aug 1870
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilliam Jordan Henry was also known as Jordan.
Census DateLocation
16 September 1850District 9, Jackson, TennesseeWilliam Jordan Henry was listed in Mary Powers's household on the 1850 Census at District 9, Jackson, Tennessee.1

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 185. Dwelling 372.

Nancy Stafford

F, b. 9 October 1805
Father*John Stafford b. 1768, d. 1833
Mother*Anna Johnson d. 1848
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationNancy Stafford was also known as Margaret.
Married NameHer married name was Nettles.
Census DateLocation
1830Jackson, TennesseeNancy Stafford was counted on the census of 1830 in the household of Zebulon M. Nettles at Jackson, Tennessee.
27 August 1850District 1, Jackson, TennesseeNancy Stafford was listed in Zebulon M. Nettles's household on the 1850 Census at District 1, Jackson, Tennessee; living next door to Henry J. Nettles; He owned 1 slave in 1850.1
     On 9 March 1849 BILL OF COMPLAINT of Nancy Nettles by her next friend William R. Kinner. Nancy's father John Stafford departed life in said county having made a Last Will & Testament.
Bequeathed to daughter Adaline after death of his wife and after Polly made choice of a negro boy bequeathed to her three negroes.
Bequeathed to widow Anna during her life negroes Harry, Tilly, George, Jerry and Milly.
Property left after death of wife was to be sold, equally divided between his six children - John Stafford, oratrix Nancy Nettles, Henry J. Stafford, Polly Butler now Anderson, James Stafford and Adaline Stafford.
Baily Butler and Mounce Gore were named executors. Mounce Gore declined, but Baily Butler qualified.
Adaline departed life without issue never having married during the lifetime and widowhood of her mother the said Anna. Anna also died intestate about 1848. Previous to her death Bailey Butler departed life and William Gore was appointed administrator of Anna Stafford. Gore was appointed administrator debonis non [To distribute remainder of estate - mlj] with will annexed of John Stafford, deceased.
William Gore taken possession of negroes and other property except:
Harry, bequeathed to Thomas J. Stafford and James Stafford.
Milly of whom Polly Butler now Anderson made choice.
Since the death of John Stafford the negro property bequeathed to Anna during her lifetime has increased, to wit born since Testator's [John Stafford] death -
Houston, Andy, Joseph and Sall.
Oratrix is married to Zebulon M. Nettles of Jackson Co., TN who is an improvident man... addicted to intoxicated spirits... if anything from her father's estate should come into his hands she and children would receive no benefit. Asks that a trustee be appointed and funds be settled on her for maintenance of her and children. 9 March 1849. Nancy [her X] Nettles. On 26 July 1849 BILL OF COMPLAINT of Samuel E. Hare of Jackson County, Tennessee against Nancy Nettles, Zebulon M. Nettles and William Gore. 11 March 1849 Nancy Nettles by next friend Wm H. Kinner filed against Zebulon M. Nettles and William Gore. She was the daughter of John and Anna Stafford deceased, entitled to an estate in the hands of William Gore - she is the wife of Zebulon Nettles and Zebulon Nettles is dissipated, indebted. She asks estate for her and children's use. Zebulon M. Nettles is indebted to divers persons [Hare wants money - mlj]. 26 July 1849.

Children of Nancy Stafford and Zebulon M. Nettles

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 23.

Harriet L. Nettles

F, b. circa 1829
Father*Zebulon M. Nettles b. Nov 1804, d. 18 Feb 1858
Mother*Nancy Stafford b. 9 Oct 1805
Census DateLocation
1830Jackson, TennesseeHarriet L. Nettles was counted on the census of 1830 in the household of Zebulon M. Nettles at Jackson, Tennessee.
27 August 1850District 1, Jackson, TennesseeHarriet L. Nettles was listed in Zebulon M. Nettles's household on the 1850 Census at District 1, Jackson, Tennessee; living next door to Henry J. Nettles; He owned 1 slave in 1850.1

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 23.

Joseph K. Nettles

M, b. 3 June 1778
Father*William Nettles
Mother*Mary Mathis

Children of Joseph K. Nettles and Abigail S. (?)

Henry J. Nettles

M, b. circa 1814
Father*Joseph K. Nettles b. 3 Jun 1778
Mother*Abigail S. (?)
Census DateLocation
27 August 1850District 1, Jackson, TennesseeHenry J. Nettles was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at District 1, Jackson, Tennessee, living next door to Zebulon Nettles.1

Children of Henry J. Nettles and Sally (?)

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 24.

Sally (?)

F, b. circa 1815
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Nettles.
Census DateLocation
27 August 1850District 1, Jackson, TennesseeSally (?) was listed in Henry J. Nettles's household on the 1850 Census at District 1, Jackson, Tennessee; living next door to Zebulon Nettles.1

Children of Sally (?) and Henry J. Nettles

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 24.

Hiram Nettles

M, b. circa 1839
Father*Henry J. Nettles b. c 1814
Mother*Sally (?) b. c 1815
Census DateLocation
27 August 1850District 1, Jackson, TennesseeHiram Nettles was listed in Henry J. Nettles's household on the 1850 Census at District 1, Jackson, Tennessee; living next door to Zebulon Nettles.1

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 24.

John Nettles

M, b. circa 1844
Father*Henry J. Nettles b. c 1814
Mother*Sally (?) b. c 1815
Census DateLocation
27 August 1850District 1, Jackson, TennesseeJohn Nettles was listed in Henry J. Nettles's household on the 1850 Census at District 1, Jackson, Tennessee; living next door to Zebulon Nettles.1

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 24.

Mary Nettles

F, b. circa 1846
Father*Henry J. Nettles b. c 1814
Mother*Sally (?) b. c 1815
Census DateLocation
27 August 1850District 1, Jackson, TennesseeMary Nettles was listed in Henry J. Nettles's household on the 1850 Census at District 1, Jackson, Tennessee; living next door to Zebulon Nettles.1

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 24.

Margaret Nettles

F, b. circa 1848
Father*Henry J. Nettles b. c 1814
Mother*Sally (?) b. c 1815
Census DateLocation
27 August 1850District 1, Jackson, TennesseeMargaret Nettles was listed in Henry J. Nettles's household on the 1850 Census at District 1, Jackson, Tennessee; living next door to Zebulon Nettles.1

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 24.

Henry L. Nettles

M, b. circa 1849
Father*Henry J. Nettles b. c 1814
Mother*Sally (?) b. c 1815
Census DateLocation
27 August 1850District 1, Jackson, TennesseeHenry L. Nettles was listed in Henry J. Nettles's household on the 1850 Census at District 1, Jackson, Tennessee; living next door to Zebulon Nettles.1

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 24.

Mary J. (?)

F, b. circa 1845
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Nameafter 1860As of after 1860,her married name was Nettles.
Census DateLocation
10 June 1870Jasper, Shannon, MissouriMary J. (?) was listed in Henry N. Nettles's household on the 1870 Census at Jasper, Shannon, Missouri.1
1880Denton, Denton, TexasMary J. (?) was listed as wife in Henry N. Nettles's household on the 1880 Census at Denton, Denton, Texas.2

Children of Mary J. (?) and Henry N. Nettles

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 658. Dwelling 20.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com.

William H. Nettles

M, b. circa 1863
Father*Henry N. Nettles b. c 1839
Mother*Mary J. (?) b. c 1845
Census DateLocation
10 June 1870Jasper, Shannon, MissouriWilliam H. Nettles was listed in Henry N. Nettles's household on the 1870 Census at Jasper, Shannon, Missouri.1
1880Denton, Denton, TexasWilliam H. Nettles was listed as a son in Henry N. Nettles's household on the 1880 Census at Denton, Denton, Texas.2

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 658. Dwelling 20.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com.

Marlin G. Nettles

M, b. circa 1871
Father*Henry N. Nettles b. c 1839
Mother*Mary J. (?) b. c 1845
Census DateLocation
1880Denton, Denton, TexasMarlin G. Nettles was listed as a son in Henry N. Nettles's household on the 1880 Census at Denton, Denton, Texas.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com.

Etta Nettles

F, b. circa 1872
Father*Henry N. Nettles b. c 1839
Mother*Mary J. (?) b. c 1845
Census DateLocation
1880Denton, Denton, TexasEtta Nettles was listed as a daughter in Henry N. Nettles's household on the 1880 Census at Denton, Denton, Texas.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com.

Albert L. Nettles

M, b. circa 1873
Father*Henry N. Nettles b. c 1839
Mother*Mary J. (?) b. c 1845
Census DateLocation
1880Denton, Denton, TexasAlbert L. Nettles was listed as a son in Henry N. Nettles's household on the 1880 Census at Denton, Denton, Texas.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com.

Lee Nettles

M, b. circa 1876
Father*Henry N. Nettles b. c 1839
Mother*Mary J. (?) b. c 1845
Census DateLocation
1880Denton, Denton, TexasLee Nettles was listed as a son in Henry N. Nettles's household on the 1880 Census at Denton, Denton, Texas.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com.

Parizeta Nettles

F, b. circa 1878
Father*Henry N. Nettles b. c 1839
Mother*Mary J. (?) b. c 1845
Census DateLocation
1880Denton, Denton, TexasParizeta Nettles was listed as a daughter in Henry N. Nettles's household on the 1880 Census at Denton, Denton, Texas.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com.

John Stafford

M, b. 1768, d. 1833
  • John Stafford was born in 1768.
  • He married Anna Johnson on 29 July 1800 at Caswell, North Carolina.
  • John Stafford died in 1833.
     On 23 May 1831 LAST WILL & TESTAMENT OF JOHN STAFFORD, SR [Verbatim]
In the name of God amen I John Stafford of the County of Jackson and State of Tennessee tho weak of Body but in perfect mind and memory thanks be to the almighty god for the same and calling to mind the mortallity of my boddy and knowing that it is appointed for all men once to die do and ordain this my last will and testament that is to say principally and first of all I give and renounce my Soul in to the hands of almighty god that gave it and my body I recommend to the earth to be buried in a decent christian like manner at the discretion of my Executors and as touching such worly estate as it hath pleased good to bless me with in this life I give and devise and dispose of the same in the following manner towit
first of all I give and bequeath after my death unto my dear wife Anny Stafford the following property during her lifetime or her widowhood the kitchen and household furniture the farm and farming utensils belonging thereto also much of the stock of all discriptions as will be sufficient to support on and what ever property can be spared of the surpelis to be sold on a twelve months credit and the proceeds of said property to be appropriated to paying of my just debts and that my son Thomas J Stafford and my son James Stafford & my Daughter Adaline Stafford be supported out of the proceeds of said farm during my wifes lifetime or widowhood
2nd after my death and the crop is laid by in the fall I give and bequeath unto my son John Stafford the following property (towit) to have choice. Gim or Jack provided Gim should choose to live with John if not John is to have Jack also he is to have a certin of two hundred dollars executed from William Lock after all just credits is given on said note
3rd I give and bequeath unto my Grand Daughter Harriet Nettles after the death of my wife Anny Stafford or her widdowhood the following property (towit) a certin negro boy child of Tills not named also a certin gray filley the said Harriet is to have after my death
4th after my death I give and bequeath unto my Daughter Nancy Nettles ten dollars also I give unto Zebulon Nettles ten dollars
5th I give and bequeath unto my Daughter Polly Butler after my death the following property (towit) a certin negro girl named Gin also a certin negro Boy caled George that is living at William Staffords also the said Polly Butler is to have one more negro after the death of my wife or her widowhood the said Polly Butler is to take her choice of the negroes that will be left
6th after my deth and the deth of my wife or her widowhood I give and bequeath unto my son Thomas J Stafford and my son James Stafford the following property towit all the Lands which I now hold and the appurtenances belonging thereto also a certin negro man named Harry to be the property of Thomas J Stafford and James Stafford also the property that I have left to the before named two boys is not to be disposed of by the said boys unless it is by the consent of a Guardian which is my desire and wish that the court will appoint Baily Butler as a Guardian for said boys if he will except of said appointment if not appoint some other good man
7th if John Stafford should make choice of Gim and he the said Gim is not willing to live with him he is not to take the said Gim but is to take Jack Gim is to have a chance of finding or chosing his master if his choice will give a fare price for him if not he is to be sold or if Gim should choose to go to John Jack is to be sold after my death and the money or as much of it as will pay my just debts
8th what money and property is left after the death or widowhood of my wife is to be sold on a twelve months credit and the money equally divided between my 6 children to(wit) John Stafford Nancy Nettles Thomas J Stafford Polly Butler James Stafford Adaline Stafford
9th I give and bequeath unto my Daughter Adaline Stafford after my death and the death of my wife or her widowhood the following property (to wit) after the above named Polly Butler takes choice of the negro left her then the said Adaline is to have three Negroes she is to take her choice out of what are left
Harry Till George Jerry & Milly is to be my wife Anny Staffords property during her lifetime or widowhood to support her and her children that is with her &c. given under my hand and seal this 23rd day of May 1831. s/s John Stafford
I put here Bailey Butler &
Mounce Gore as Executors
Attest: Mounce Gore, Joseph Stafford, William Gipson, Nicholas (his X mark) Hail
Certified full and perfect transcript 15 Jany 1849. /s/ S. W. Cassetty Clerk.

Children of John Stafford and Anna Johnson

Anna Johnson

F, d. 1848
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnna Johnson was also known as Anny.
Married Name29 July 1800As of 29 July 1800,her married name was Stafford.
  • Anna Johnson married John Stafford on 29 July 1800 at Caswell, North Carolina.
  • Anna Johnson died in 1848.

Children of Anna Johnson and John Stafford

Thomas Joel Stafford

M, b. 1 January 1802
Father*John Stafford b. 1768, d. 1833
Mother*Anna Johnson d. 1848