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John CHILDRESS

John CHILDRESS

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  • Name John CHILDRESS  [1
    Died Between 1870-80  [2
    • Based upon his appearance in the 1860 US Census w/Sarah and children but then missing from the 1870 and later censuses.
    Born ca Autumn 1830  , Knox, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • abt Autumn 1830
    • Age 30 in 1860 census, b. ca 1830
    Gender Male 
    Census 18 Jul 1860  , Knox, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    John Childres household 
    • John Childres, age 30, male, farmer, personal estate valued at $50, born Tennessee, cannot read & write.
    • John Norwood, age 72, a blacksmith living with the John Childres family in 1860.
    1860 U.S. Census - Childress
    1860 U.S. Census - Childress
    Tennessee. Knox Co. - John Childress
    Association John NORWOOD (Relationship: Living w/John Childress family in 1860 census) 
    Notes 
    • 5 Sep 2010
      Soldiers and Sailors System (http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss)
      Search: John Childress, Union, Tennessee
      >Found: John M. Childress, Union Cavalry, 9th Regt, TN Cavalry
      Co. L & D, Pvt in, Sgt out; Film No. M392, roll 3

      Search: John Childress, Confederate, Tennessee
      >Found: John S. Childress, Confederate, 1st Regt, TN Calvary; Film No.: M231, roll 8
      >Found: John W. Childress, Confederate, 2nd Regt, (Robison's) TN Inf, Capt. in & out (Walker Legion); Film No. M231, roll 8
      >Found: John W. Childress, Confederate, 3rd Regt, TN Inf. (Clack's). Pvt in & out, Co. A, Co. K; Film No. M231, roll 8
      >Found: John W. Childress, Confederate, 50th Consolidatd Regt, TN Inf., Adjutant in, Captain out; Film No. M231, roll 8
      .
      NOTE: James M. Childress also in Co. D as a Pvt.

      John appears in the 1860 census in Knox Co., TN but Sarah is alone with the children in 1870. John would have been abt 35 years old when the Civil War began -- an ideal age for service in that conflict.
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    Person ID I3771  richison
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2017 

    DNA Tests  1 DNA test is associated with John CHILDRESS 

    Father James Lindsay CHILDRESS,   b. Bef 1787, , Amherst, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef Jul 1915, , Knox, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 128 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F372  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah A. CHILDRESS,   b. ca 1831, Bull Run Valley, Knox, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 22 Jun 1900  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Married 19 Jan 1848  , Knox, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Marriage license - Childress
    Marriage license - Childress
    Childress-Childress marriage
    Marriage License 19 Jan 1848  , Knox, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. James Marvel CHILDRESS,   b. 12 Sep 1847, , Knox, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1916, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)  [Birth]
    +2. Freely Parthenia CHILDRESS,   b. Abt 1846-48, Bull Run Valley, Knox , Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1891-1900, , , Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 185 years)  [Birth]
     3. William CHILDRESS,   b. c.1850, , , Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 15 May 1919  (Age ~ 69 years)  [Birth]
    +4. 14 Elisha CHILDRESS,   b. 4 Oct 1854, , Knox, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1919, NE of Panola, Woodford, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)  [Birth]
    +5. Mary Imanda CHILDRESS,   b. May 1858, , , Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1939, , Woodford, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years)  [Birth]
     6. Sally CHILDRESS,   b. Abt May 1860, , , Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1 Sep 1870  (Age ~ 10 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 2 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F791  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - ca Autumn 1830 - , Knox, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Jan 1848 - , Knox, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage License - 19 Jan 1848 - , Knox, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - John Childres household - 18 Jul 1860 - , Knox, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Death certificate - Childress
    Death certificate - Childress
    Elisha Childers, 1919

  • Sources 
    1. [S1878] Correspondence (Reliability: 2), 28 Mar 2012.
      Mark Childress (london2005@charter.net), to Shirley Richison Fields, et al, email, 28 March 2004, a monologue on the ancestry of Elisha Childress, going back several generations. Privately held by Fields, Avon, Indiana.

    2. [S1878] Correspondence, 28 Mar 2012.
      Mark Childress (london2005@charter.net), to Shirley Richison Fields, et al, email, 28 March 2004, a monologue on the ancestry of Elisha Childress, going back several generations. Privately held by Fields, Avon, Indiana.

    3. [S1878] Correspondence, 28 Mar 2012.
      Mark Childress (london2005@charter.net), to Shirley Richison Fields, et al, email, 28 March 2004, a monologue on the ancestry of Elisha Childress, going back several generations. Privately held by Fields, Indianapolis, Indiana.

    4. [S1836] 1860 U.S. Census, 6 Apr 2012.
      1860 U.S. census, Knox County, Tennessee, population schedule, District 6, Vandergriff Cross Road, p. 120 (penned), dwelling 875, family 831, John Childres household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 6 April 2012); citing NARA microfilm publication M653, roll 1259.

    5. [S1900] Books, 4 Jul 2012.
      d'Armand, Roscoe Carlisle and Virginia Carlisle d'Armand. Knox County, Tennessee, marriage records, 1792-1900. Knoxville, Family Record Society, 1970, entry for John Childress and Sarah Childress, 22 January 1848, p.191; photocopied from Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection, Knox County Public Library, 17 Aug 2010.



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