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Descendants of John Brown


35. REBECCA B.17 CHISUM (ELIZABETH16 GIBBONS, ANNE15 EPPES, MARY14 ANDERSON, MARY13 JORDAN, MARY12 BROWN, WILLIAM11 BROWNE, THOMAS10, THOMAS9, JOHN8, THOMAS7, CHRISTOPHER6, CHRISTOPHER5, JOHN4 BROWN, JOHN3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born January 31, 1802 in Claiborne, TN, and died in TN, Hardeman Co., USA. She married Walter Robinson.

Notes for REBECCA B. CHISUM:
Rebecca Chisum was married to Hill before she married Walter Robinson.


More About REBECCA B. CHISUM:
Burried: Vernon Cem., TN, Hardeman Co., USA

Notes for WALTER N. ROBINSON:
Walter was born on the 23rd month not known.

April 1934 letter in Balmer papers from Walter Robinson to his cousin, not this Walter. (in speaking of Walter Robinson and Jonas Robinson you say they were sons of Cumberland Robinson. No, they were brothers of Cumberland, and these 3 brothers were sons of Edward Robinson of Jackson Co., TN. This Edward Robinson and wife Ann came from Cumberland Co., VA. besides these 3, there were about 6 or 7 other children. I sent a list of their names and a copy of the will of Edw. Robinson to my cousin in Cookeville, TN. She is getting up a history of the Robinson Family.


     
Children of REBECCA CHISUM and WALTER ROBINSON are:

  i.   EDWARD18 ROBINSON, b. July 23, 1825; d. December 23, 1899; m. HELEN ELIZABETH VERNON, February 19, 1850; b. 1832.
  Notes for EDWARD ROBINSON:
Grandson of Edward Robinson of VA.
  Notes for HELEN ELIZABETH VERNON:
In the Chisum File there are some abstracts of the Balmer papers of letters that Carroll Vernon wrote to his Aunt Helen
  ii.   LUCRECIA ROBINSON, b. August 06, 1828; m. JAMES H. JORDAN, January 20, 1846.
  iii.   JOHN C. ROBINSON, b. August 28, 1831; d. January 03, 1856; m. ELIZABETH MERCER, January 13, 1852; b. Abt. 1834.
  Notes for JOHN C. ROBINSON:
John was first married to Eliz. Turner on 25 Dec 1848 then to E. Mercer
  Notes for ELIZABETH MERCER:
Married John Robinson, son of Walter Robinson, who is on Chisum Line.
  iv.   MARY ELY ROBINSON, b. September 22, 1832; d. July 02; m. DR. EASTHAM EZEKIEL ALEXANDER, July 24, 1846.
  v.   IRA ROBINSON, b. January 1835.
62. vi.   SARAH A. ROBINSON, b. 1837.
  vii.   ANDREW JACKSON ROBINSON, b. August 07, 1841; m. WINNEFRED BRYAN.
63. viii.   REBECCA LUCRETIA ROBINSON, b. May 10, 1846; d. May 12, 1900, TN, USA.



36. NANCY EPPES17 CHISUM (ELIZABETH16 GIBBONS, ANNE15 EPPES, MARY14 ANDERSON, MARY13 JORDAN, MARY12 BROWN, WILLIAM11 BROWNE, THOMAS10, THOMAS9, JOHN8, THOMAS7, CHRISTOPHER6, CHRISTOPHER5, JOHN4 BROWN, JOHN3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born February 04, 1804 in TN, Claiborne Co., USA, and died October 05, 1844 in TN, Hardeman Co., USA. She married ROBERT HICKS VERNON:
Balmer Papers list her place of birth as Overton Co. TN. They inherited James S. Chisums homeplace.

Nancy is buried in "Old Vernon Cem., on Clover Creek, Hardeman Co . TN

According to paper sent to me by M. Louise McPherson, Nancy Epps Chisum Vernon married James L. Vernon after the death of her husband in 1831, they married 18 Jun 1835 and moved to Texas.


More About NANCY EPPES CHISUM:
Burried: Vernon Cem., TN, Hardeman Co., USA

Notes for ROBERT HICKS VERNON:
Robert H. Vernon is listed in the 21 July 1837 court record on the estate of James S. Chisum, he was the administrator. (Balmer Papers)

1836 Settlement with Robert Vernon, adm'r of estate of James S. Chisum. Recorded 21 Sept 1836

Maude Pirtle Taylor Notes say he was born in 1804

Thomas Vernon Father of Robert fought in the Rev War. This Vernon record can be found in Vernon Family in this book (a manuscript notebook), with death of Robert H. Vernon, his wife Nannie, Thomas, Evander Vernon, and family tombstones at Old Vernon Cem. in Hardeman Co., near Toone, TN.

     
Children of NANCY CHISUM and ROBERT VERNON are:

  i.   ANDREW JACKSON18 VERNON, b. January 20, 1842; m. INDIA BRENT BLACKBURN.
  Notes for ANDREW JACKSON VERNON:
arried India Brent Blackburn they had 5 children
  ii.   ELLEN ADELINE VERNON, b. 1835; m. ARCHIBALD SUMMERS.
  Notes for ELLEN ADELINE VERNON:
!On Balmer papers Ann is written in above Adeline, she married lst Archibald Summers and had 3 children the married 2nd Robert James McKissack they had 7 children.
  Notes for ARCHIBALD SUMMERS:
Archibald was the first husband of Ellen
  iii.   EVANDER MCKIEVER VERNON, b. May 11, 1842; d. June 17, 1859.
  Notes for EVANDER MCKIEVER VERNON:
Not sure if this is a man or woman the name (Van) is written in the Balmer papers after the name and dates of b. and d.
  iv.   HELEN ELIZABETH VERNON, b. 1832; m. EDWARD ROBINSON, February 19, 1850; b. July 23, 1825; d. December 23, 1899.
  Notes for HELEN ELIZABETH VERNON:
In the Chisum File there are some abstracts of the Balmer papers of letters that Carroll Vernon wrote to his Aunt Helen
  Notes for EDWARD ROBINSON:
Grandson of Edward Robinson of VA.
  v.   JULIA DEANE VERNON, b. 1838; m. GARLAND ANDERSON.
  Notes for JULIA DEANE VERNON:
Married Garland Anderson they had 8 children
  vi.   MILES HICKS VERNON, b. 1826.
  Notes for MILES HICKS VERNON:
Birth date ascertained from census, he was never married.
  vii.   NANCY EPPS VERNON, b. 1844; m. JAMES ROBINSON.
  Notes for NANCY EPPS VERNON:
Married James Robinson. Balmer papers state that these Robinsons were
Gr-sons of Edward Robinson of VA.
  Notes for JAMES ROBINSON:
James was a grand son of Edward Robinson of VA.
  viii.   THOMAS GAINES VERNON, b. December 03, 1824; d. August 21, 1864.
  Notes for THOMAS GAINES VERNON:
Balmer Papers states he had 10 Children
64. ix.   REV. JAMES CARROLL VERNON, b. 1828.
65. x.   PRYOR LEE VERNON, b. 1830.


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