Thomas Nokes Jr.

#14083, b. between 1810 and 1820, d. before 28 June 1847

ChartsDescendants of Charles Mullins Sr.
FatherThomas Nokes

Major Life Events

     Thomas Nokes Jr. was born between 1810 and 1820.1 He married Susan Mullins, daughter of Daniel Coleman Mullins and Oridema Lyle, before 1835. Thomas died before 28 June 1847.2

Children of Thomas and Susan Mullins

Narrative

     On 7 November 1834, Thomas Nokes, Jr. of Warren Co. deeded ten acres on the head waters of dry fork of Smith's Fork to G. W. Rose of the same place. 3

     Katherine Taylor deeded 50 acres on Sickamore Fork of Clear Fork of Smith Fork, it being land on which the said Katherine now liveth to Thomas Nokes on 14 October 1839. Thomas Nokes deeded 50 acres in the 10th District to Alfred S. Hancock on 26 October 1840.4 On 20 June 1837, Drury Spurlock of Warren County deeded 60 acres on Kerby's Creek, a branch of clear fork, to Thomas Nokes and on 28 October 1841, Drury Spurlock deeded to Thomas Nokes 86 acres on Kerby's branch of clear fork.5 Thomas Nokes deeded 150 acres in the 10th district to Hiram N. Dodd on 31 October 1841.6 Luke Sherley deed 24 acres on the south side of Short Mountain to Thomas Nokes on 23 October 1841.7 On 16 January 1844, Thomas Nokes deeded 30 acres in the 10th District to William C. Nokes.8 On 19 January 1844, Thomas Nokes deeded 40 acres in the 9th District to Asa Smith.9 This could be Thomas Jr. or perhaps some of these transactions may be for his father Thomas Nokes Sr.

     On 19 December 1843, Medford Caffey issued a title bond to Thomas Nokes.10 Thomas Nokes issued a title bond to William Nokes on 14 September 1846.11 Thoams Nokes and Archebald Stone issued a title bond to David M. Jarratt on 28 January 1846.12 These title deeds are subject of a Chancery Court case between Medford Caffey and Susan Nokes and William Nokes, executors of the estate of Thomas Nokes.

U. S. Census Records

Census1840Thomas was listed as the head of a family on the 1840 Census in Cannon Co., Tennessee. Enumerated were:
          1 White Male under 5, Unknown
          2 White Males 15-20, Unknowns, perhaps brothers
          1 White Male 20-30, Thomas
          1 White Female under 5, Mary
          1 White Female 5-10, Martha
          1 White Female 15-20, Unknown, perhaps a sister
          1 White Female 20-30, Susan.1

Citations

  1. [S900] June 1, 1840, 1840 U. S. Census, Bedford, Cannon, and Coffee Counties, Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 140.
  2. [S826] Dick Hulan, "Harper/Hulan/Mullins/Nokes e-mail from Dick Hulan," e-mail to Paul E. Lawrence.
  3. [S875] Thomas E. Partlow, Cannon Co., TN Deed Books A-L, page 13.
  4. [S875] Thomas E. Partlow, Cannon Co., TN Deed Books A-L, page 58.
  5. [S875] Thomas E. Partlow, Cannon Co., TN Deed Books A-L, page 68.
  6. [S875] Thomas E. Partlow, Cannon Co., TN Deed Books A-L, page 69.
  7. [S875] Thomas E. Partlow, Cannon Co., TN Deed Books A-L, page 82.
  8. [S875] Thomas E. Partlow, Cannon Co., TN Deed Books A-L, page 84.
  9. [S875] Thomas E. Partlow, Cannon Co., TN Deed Books A-L, page 85.
  10. [S875] Thomas E. Partlow, Cannon Co., TN Deed Books A-L, page 86.
  11. [S875] Thomas E. Partlow, Cannon Co., TN Deed Books A-L, page 105.
  12. [S875] Thomas E. Partlow, Cannon Co., TN Deed Books A-L, page 122.

Martha Ann Nokes

#14084, b. circa 1835

RelationshipsGreat-grandaunt of Paul Edward Lawrence
2nd great-granddaughter of Charles Mullins [Sr.]
ChartsDescendants of Charles Mullins Sr.
FatherThomas Nokes Jr. b. bt 1810 - 1820, d. b 28 Jun 1847
MotherSusan Mullins b. Aug 1811, d. 3 Jul 1886

Major Life Events

     Martha Ann Nokes was born circa 1835 in Tennessee.1,2,3 She married James S. Elder on 12 March 1856 in Davidson Co., Tennessee.1

Family of Martha and James S. Elder

Narrative

     James and Martha moved to Jonesboro, Arkansas in 1870.1

U. S. Census Records

Census1850Martha Ann Nokes was listed at age 15, born in Tennessee, as a member of the household of Susan Nokes in Cannon Co., Tennessee, in the Census of 1850 enumerated 8 September 1850.4

Citations

  1. [S826] Dick Hulan, "Harper/Hulan/Mullins/Nokes e-mail from Dick Hulan," e-mail to Paul E. Lawrence.
  2. [S901] 1 June 1850, 1850 U. S. Census, Campbell and Cannon Cos., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 26, line 14, dwelling 162, family 162.
  3. [S900] June 1, 1840, 1840 U. S. Census, Bedford, Cannon, and Coffee Counties, Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 140.
  4. [S901] 1 June 1850, 1850 U. S. Census, Campbell and Cannon Cos., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 26, line 13, dwelling 162, family 162.

Mary J. Nokes

#14085, b. circa 1837, d. before 1870

RelationshipsGreat-grandaunt of Paul Edward Lawrence
2nd great-granddaughter of Charles Mullins [Sr.]
ChartsDescendants of Charles Mullins Sr.
FatherThomas Nokes Jr. b. bt 1810 - 1820, d. b 28 Jun 1847
MotherSusan Mullins b. Aug 1811, d. 3 Jul 1886

Major Life Events

     Mary J. Nokes was born circa 1837 in Tennessee.1,2,3 She married George W. Hickman on 6 April 1864 in Rutherford Co., Tennessee.4 Mary died before 1870.5

Children of Mary and George W. Hickman

U. S. Census Records

Census1850Mary J. Nokes was listed at age 13, born in Tennessee, as a member of the household of Susan Nokes in Cannon Co., Tennessee, in the Census of 1850 enumerated 8 September 1850.6
Census1860Mary J. Nokes was listed at age 22, born in Tennessee, as a member of the household of Nathaniel Harper in Davidson Co., Tennessee, in the Census of 1860 enumerated 7 June 1860.7

Citations

  1. [S901] 1 June 1850, 1850 U. S. Census, Campbell and Cannon Cos., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 26, line 15, dwelling 162, family 162.
  2. [S907] 1 June 1860, 1860 U. S. Census, Davidson Co., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 489, line 33, dwelling 277, family 341.
  3. [S900] June 1, 1840, 1840 U. S. Census, Bedford, Cannon, and Coffee Counties, Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 140.
  4. [S826] Dick Hulan, "Harper/Hulan/Mullins/Nokes e-mail from Dick Hulan," e-mail to Paul E. Lawrence.
  5. [S909] 1870 U. S. Census, City of Nashville, Tennessee, U. S. Population Schedule, page 384, line 11, dwelling 174, family 212.
  6. [S901] 1 June 1850, 1850 U. S. Census, Campbell and Cannon Cos., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 26, line 13, dwelling 162, family 162.
  7. [S907] 1 June 1860, 1860 U. S. Census, Davidson Co., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 489, line 31, dwelling 277, family 341.

William H. Nokes

#14086, b. 3 August 1843, d. 12 September 1918

RelationshipsGreat-granduncle of Paul Edward Lawrence
2nd great-grandson of Charles Mullins [Sr.]
ChartsDescendants of Charles Mullins Sr.
FatherThomas Nokes Jr. b. bt 1810 - 1820, d. b 28 Jun 1847
MotherSusan Mullins b. Aug 1811, d. 3 Jul 1886

     According to conflicting evidence, he married Angeline Elizabeth McMurry circa 1875.1

Major Life Events

     William H. Nokes was born on 3 August 1843 in Tennessee.2,3,4,5,6,1,7 He married Angeline Elizabeth McMurry, daughter of William Clark McMurry and Hannah Elizabeth Sloan, on 25 November 1870.8 William died on 12 September 1918 in Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, at age 75.2 He was interred on 13 September 1918 in City Cemetery in Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee.2

Children of William and Angeline Elizabeth McMurry

Narrative

     William was Captain of a Nashville fire company in the 1880s. A quilting frame he made for his sister-in-law is illustrated in The Magazine Antiques, Sept. 1971, page 389.9

U. S. Census Records

Census1850William H. Nokes was listed at age 6, born in Tennessee, as a member of the household of Susan Nokes in Cannon Co., Tennessee, in the Census of 1850 enumerated 8 September 1850.10
Census1860William H. Nokes was listed at age 17, born in Tennessee, as a member of the household of Nathaniel Harper in Davidson Co., Tennessee, in the Census of 1860 enumerated 7 June 1860.11
Census1870In the Census of 1870 enumerated 18 July 1870, William H. Nokes was listed in the household of James Bracken in Ward 8, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee. He was listed at age 25, occupation as a house carpenter with no real estate of personal estate values listed, born in Tennessee.5
Census1880In the Census of 1880 enumerated 1 June 1880, William H. Nokes was listed as head of household. He was listed at age 37, occupation as a carpenter, born in Tennessee. Also enumerated in the household: Eliza Nokes, Henry H. Nokes and William E. Nokes.6
Census1900William H. Nokes was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census enumerated 15 June 1900, in Ward 15, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee. He was listed at age 54 and a widower, occupation as a carpenter, born in Tennessee. Also enumerated in the household: Henry H. Nokes, William E. Nokes, Susie Elizabeth Nokes, Hattie Nokes, Clara Nokes, Thomas Wrenne Nokes and Mattie Nokes.1
Census1910William H. Nokes was listed as a boarder in the household of Alexander R. Farrell on the 1910 Census enumerated 24 April 1910, in Ward 12, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee. He was listed at age 65 and a widower, occupation as a house carpenter, born in Tennessee.7

Citations

  1. [S1015] 1 June 1900, 1900 U. S. Census, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 9B, ED105, line 93, dwelling 163, family 170.
  2. [S4275] Tennessee, Deaths and Burials Index, 1874-1955, online ancestry.com, William H. Nokes.
  3. [S901] 1 June 1850, 1850 U. S. Census, Campbell and Cannon Cos., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 26, line 17, dwelling 162, family 162.
  4. [S907] 1 June 1860, 1860 U. S. Census, Davidson Co., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 489, line 34, dwelling 277, family 341.
  5. [S4759] 1 June 1870, 1870 U. S. Census, City of Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 417A, line 30, dwelling 153, family 192.
  6. [S877] 1 June 1880, 1880 U. S. Census, Davidson Co. (second part), Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 260A, line 12, dwellilng 293, family 264.
  7. [S1014] 15 April 1910, 1910 U. S. Census, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 3A, ED45, line 9, dwelling 37, family 53.
  8. [S915] Harper Family Bible.
  9. [S826] Dick Hulan, "Harper/Hulan/Mullins/Nokes e-mail from Dick Hulan," e-mail to Paul E. Lawrence.
  10. [S901] 1 June 1850, 1850 U. S. Census, Campbell and Cannon Cos., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 26, line 13, dwelling 162, family 162.
  11. [S907] 1 June 1860, 1860 U. S. Census, Davidson Co., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 489, line 31, dwelling 277, family 341.
  12. [S877] 1 June 1880, 1880 U. S. Census, Davidson Co. (second part), Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 260A, line 14, dwellilng 293, family 264.
  13. [S877] 1 June 1880, 1880 U. S. Census, Davidson Co. (second part), Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 260A, line 15, dwellilng 293, family 264.
  14. [S1015] 1 June 1900, 1900 U. S. Census, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 9B, ED105, line 86, dwelling 163, family 170.
  15. [S1015] 1 June 1900, 1900 U. S. Census, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 9B, ED105, line 97, dwelling 163, family 170.
  16. [S1015] 1 June 1900, 1900 U. S. Census, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 9B, ED105, line 98, dwelling 163, family 170.
  17. [S1015] 1 June 1900, 1900 U. S. Census, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 9B, ED105, line 99, dwelling 163, family 170.
  18. [S1015] 1 June 1900, 1900 U. S. Census, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 9B, ED105, line 100, dwelling 163, family 170.

James Lee Roy Harper Jr.

#14087, b. October 1893

Relationships1st cousin 1 time removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
Great-grandson of Nathaniel Harper
4th great-grandson of Charles Mullins [Sr.]
ChartsDescendants of Nathaniel Harper
Descendants of Charles Mullins Sr.
FatherJames Lee Roy Harper b. 20 Jun 1873, d. Jun 1963
MotherJennie Bromwell b. Aug 1875, d. b 1920

Major Life Events

     James Lee Roy Harper Jr. was born in October 1893 in Tennessee.1,2,3,4,5 He married Portia L. Rains, daughter of Unknown Rains and May C. ?, circa 1915.6

U. S. Census Records

Census1900Roy Harper was listed as a son at age 6, born in Tennessee, in the household of Roy Harper in Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, in the Census of 1900 enumerated 23 June 1900.7
Census1910J. LeRoy Harper Jr. was listed as a son at age 16, born in Tennessee, in the household of J. LeRoy Harper in Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, in the Census of 1910 enumerated 18 April 1910.8
Census1920Roy Harper Jr. was listed as a son-in-law at age 25, occupation as a teller at a bank, born in Tennessee, in the household of May C. Rains in Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, in the Census of 1920 enumerated 15 January 1920.9
Census1930In the Census of 1930 enumerated 14 April 1930, Roy Harper Jr. was listed as head of household in Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee. He was listed at age 39, occupation as secretary for a trust company, born in Tennessee. Also enumerated in the household: Portia L. Harper, May C. Rains and Mary F. Rains.5

Citations

  1. [S826] Dick Hulan, "Harper/Hulan/Mullins/Nokes e-mail from Dick Hulan," e-mail to Paul E. Lawrence.
  2. [S1015] 1 June 1900, 1900 U. S. Census, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 18B, ED104, line 68, dwelling 371, family 407.
  3. [S1014] 15 April 1910, 1910 U. S. Census, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 195B, ED55, line 89, dwelling 37, family 39.
  4. [S1013] 1 January 1920, 1920 U. S. Census, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 16B, ED116, line 83, dwelling 298, family 413.
  5. [S961] 1 April 1930, 1930 U. S. Census, Davidson Co., Nashville, Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 12B, ED194, line 77, dwelling 181, family 224.
  6. [S961] 1 April 1930, 1930 U. S. Census, Davidson Co., Nashville, Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 12B, ED194, line 78, dwelling 181, family 224.
  7. [S1015] 1 June 1900, 1900 U. S. Census, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 18B, ED104, line 66, dwelling 371, family 407.
  8. [S1014] 15 April 1910, 1910 U. S. Census, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 195B, ED55, line 87, dwelling 37, family 39.
  9. [S1411] 1 January 1920, 1920 U. S. Census, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 16B, ED116, line 80, dwelling 298, family 413.
  10. [S1411] 1 January 1920, 1920 U. S. Census, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 16B, ED116, line 85, dwelling 298, family 413.

Willie G. Harper

#14088, b. January 1897

Relationships1st cousin 1 time removed of Paul Edward Lawrence
Great-granddaughter of Nathaniel Harper
4th great-granddaughter of Charles Mullins [Sr.]
ChartsDescendants of Nathaniel Harper
Descendants of Charles Mullins Sr.
FatherJames Lee Roy Harper b. 20 Jun 1873, d. Jun 1963
MotherJennie Bromwell b. Aug 1875, d. b 1920

Major Life Events

     Willie G. Harper was born in January 1897 in Tennessee.1,2,3 She married John? Harris.4

Children of Willie and John? Harris

U. S. Census Records

Census1900Willie G. Harper was listed as a daughter at age 3, born in Tennessee, in the household of Roy Harper in Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, in the Census of 1900 enumerated 23 June 1900.5
Census1910Willie G. Harper was listed as a daughter at age 13, born in Tennessee, in the household of J. LeRoy Harper in Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, in the Census of 1910 enumerated 18 April 1910.6
Census1920Willie G. Harper was listed as a daughter at age 22, born in Tennessee, in the household of James Lee Roy Harper in Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, in the Census of 1920 enumerated 6 January 1920.7

Citations

  1. [S1015] 1 June 1900, 1900 U. S. Census, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 18B, ED104, line 69, dwelling 371, family 407.
  2. [S1014] 15 April 1910, 1910 U. S. Census, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 195B, ED55, line 90, dwelling 37, family 39.
  3. [S1411] 1 January 1920, 1920 U. S. Census, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 5B, ED82, line 94, dwelling 91, family 118.
  4. [S826] Dick Hulan, "Harper/Hulan/Mullins/Nokes e-mail from Dick Hulan," e-mail to Paul E. Lawrence.
  5. [S1015] 1 June 1900, 1900 U. S. Census, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 18B, ED104, line 66, dwelling 371, family 407.
  6. [S1014] 15 April 1910, 1910 U. S. Census, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 195B, ED55, line 87, dwelling 37, family 39.
  7. [S1411] 1 January 1920, 1920 U. S. Census, Nashville, Davidson Co., Tennessee, Washington, DC, National Archives and Records Administration, U. S. Population Schedule, page 5B, ED82, line 93, dwelling 91, family 118.