Nancy Stafford

F, b. 9 October 1805
Nancy Stafford|b. 9 Oct 1805|p673.htm#i29753|John Stafford|b. 1768\nd. 1833|p673.htm#i29770|Anna Johnson|d. 1848|p673.htm#i29771|||||||||||||
     Nancy Stafford married Zebulon M. Nettles, son of Joseph K. Nettles. Nancy Stafford was born on 9 October 1805 at Tennessee. She was the daughter of John Stafford and Anna Johnson.
      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.

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Children of Nancy Stafford and Zebulon M. Nettles

Harriet L. Nettles

F, b. circa 1829
Harriet L. Nettles|b. c 1829|p673.htm#i29754|Zebulon M. Nettles|b. Nov 1804\nd. 18 Feb 1858|p672.htm#i29747|Nancy Stafford|b. 9 Oct 1805|p673.htm#i29753|Joseph K. Nettles|b. 3 Jun 1778|p673.htm#i29755||||John Stafford|b. 1768\nd. 1833|p673.htm#i29770|Anna Johnson|d. 1848|p673.htm#i29771|
     Harriet L. Nettles was born circa 1829 at Tennessee. She was the daughter of Zebulon M. Nettles and Nancy Stafford.

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Joseph K. Nettles

M, b. 3 June 1778
     Joseph K. Nettles was born on 3 June 1778 at Sumter, South Carolina.

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Children of Joseph K. Nettles

Henry J. Nettles

M, b. circa 1814
Henry J. Nettles|b. c 1814|p673.htm#i29756|Joseph K. Nettles|b. 3 Jun 1778|p673.htm#i29755||||||||||||||||
     Henry J. Nettles married Sally (?). Henry J. Nettles was born circa 1814 at Tennessee. He was the son of Joseph K. Nettles.
     Henry 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

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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
     Sally (?) married Henry J. Nettles, son of Joseph K. Nettles. Sally (?) was born circa 1815 at Tennessee.

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Children of Sally (?) and Henry J. Nettles

Hiram Nettles

M, b. circa 1839
Hiram Nettles|b. c 1839|p673.htm#i29758|Henry J. Nettles|b. c 1814|p673.htm#i29756|Sally (?)|b. c 1815|p673.htm#i29757|Joseph K. Nettles|b. 3 Jun 1778|p673.htm#i29755||||||||||
     Hiram Nettles was born circa 1839 at Tennessee. He was the son of Henry J. Nettles and Sally (?).

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John Nettles

M, b. circa 1844
John Nettles|b. c 1844|p673.htm#i29759|Henry J. Nettles|b. c 1814|p673.htm#i29756|Sally (?)|b. c 1815|p673.htm#i29757|Joseph K. Nettles|b. 3 Jun 1778|p673.htm#i29755||||||||||
     John Nettles was born circa 1844 at Tennessee. He was the son of Henry J. Nettles and Sally (?).

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Mary Nettles

F, b. circa 1846
Mary Nettles|b. c 1846|p673.htm#i29760|Henry J. Nettles|b. c 1814|p673.htm#i29756|Sally (?)|b. c 1815|p673.htm#i29757|Joseph K. Nettles|b. 3 Jun 1778|p673.htm#i29755||||||||||
     Mary Nettles was born circa 1846 at Tennessee. She was the daughter of Henry J. Nettles and Sally (?).

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Margaret Nettles

F, b. circa 1848
Margaret Nettles|b. c 1848|p673.htm#i29761|Henry J. Nettles|b. c 1814|p673.htm#i29756|Sally (?)|b. c 1815|p673.htm#i29757|Joseph K. Nettles|b. 3 Jun 1778|p673.htm#i29755||||||||||
     Margaret Nettles was born circa 1848 at Tennessee. She was the daughter of Henry J. Nettles and Sally (?).

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Henry L. Nettles

M, b. circa 1849
Henry L. Nettles|b. c 1849|p673.htm#i29762|Henry J. Nettles|b. c 1814|p673.htm#i29756|Sally (?)|b. c 1815|p673.htm#i29757|Joseph K. Nettles|b. 3 Jun 1778|p673.htm#i29755||||||||||
     Henry L. Nettles was born circa 1849 at Tennessee. He was the son of Henry J. Nettles and Sally (?).

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Mary J. (?)

F, b. circa 1845
     Mary J. (?) was born circa 1845 at Tennessee. She married Henry N. Nettles, son of Zebulon M. Nettles and Nancy Stafford, after 1860.

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

William H. Nettles

M, b. circa 1863
William H. Nettles|b. c 1863|p673.htm#i29764|Henry N. Nettles|b. c 1839|p672.htm#i29748|Mary J. (?)|b. c 1845|p673.htm#i29763|Zebulon M. Nettles|b. Nov 1804\nd. 18 Feb 1858|p672.htm#i29747|Nancy Stafford|b. 9 Oct 1805|p673.htm#i29753|||||||
     William H. Nettles was born circa 1863 at Tennessee. He was the son of Henry N. Nettles and Mary J. (?).

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Marlin G. Nettles

M, b. circa 1871
Marlin G. Nettles|b. c 1871|p673.htm#i29765|Henry N. Nettles|b. c 1839|p672.htm#i29748|Mary J. (?)|b. c 1845|p673.htm#i29763|Zebulon M. Nettles|b. Nov 1804\nd. 18 Feb 1858|p672.htm#i29747|Nancy Stafford|b. 9 Oct 1805|p673.htm#i29753|||||||
     Marlin G. Nettles was born circa 1871 at Missouri. He was the son of Henry N. Nettles and Mary J. (?).

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Etta Nettles

F, b. circa 1872
Etta Nettles|b. c 1872|p673.htm#i29766|Henry N. Nettles|b. c 1839|p672.htm#i29748|Mary J. (?)|b. c 1845|p673.htm#i29763|Zebulon M. Nettles|b. Nov 1804\nd. 18 Feb 1858|p672.htm#i29747|Nancy Stafford|b. 9 Oct 1805|p673.htm#i29753|||||||
     Etta Nettles was born circa 1872 at Missouri. She was the daughter of Henry N. Nettles and Mary J. (?).

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Albert L. Nettles

M, b. circa 1873
Albert L. Nettles|b. c 1873|p673.htm#i29767|Henry N. Nettles|b. c 1839|p672.htm#i29748|Mary J. (?)|b. c 1845|p673.htm#i29763|Zebulon M. Nettles|b. Nov 1804\nd. 18 Feb 1858|p672.htm#i29747|Nancy Stafford|b. 9 Oct 1805|p673.htm#i29753|||||||
     Albert L. Nettles was born circa 1873 at Missouri. He was the son of Henry N. Nettles and Mary J. (?).

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Lee Nettles

M, b. circa 1876
Lee Nettles|b. c 1876|p673.htm#i29768|Henry N. Nettles|b. c 1839|p672.htm#i29748|Mary J. (?)|b. c 1845|p673.htm#i29763|Zebulon M. Nettles|b. Nov 1804\nd. 18 Feb 1858|p672.htm#i29747|Nancy Stafford|b. 9 Oct 1805|p673.htm#i29753|||||||
     Lee Nettles was born circa 1876 at Missouri. He was the son of Henry N. Nettles and Mary J. (?).

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Parizeta Nettles

F, b. circa 1878
Parizeta Nettles|b. c 1878|p673.htm#i29769|Henry N. Nettles|b. c 1839|p672.htm#i29748|Mary J. (?)|b. c 1845|p673.htm#i29763|Zebulon M. Nettles|b. Nov 1804\nd. 18 Feb 1858|p672.htm#i29747|Nancy Stafford|b. 9 Oct 1805|p673.htm#i29753|||||||
     Parizeta Nettles was born circa 1878 at Missouri. She was the daughter of Henry N. Nettles and Mary J. (?).

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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.

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Children of John Stafford and Anna Johnson

Anna Johnson

F, d. 1848
     Anna Johnson married John Stafford on 29 July 1800 at Caswell, North Carolina. Anna Johnson died in 1848.

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Children of Anna Johnson and John Stafford

Thomas Joel Stafford

M, b. 1 January 1802
Thomas Joel Stafford|b. 1 Jan 1802|p673.htm#i29772|John Stafford|b. 1768\nd. 1833|p673.htm#i29770|Anna Johnson|d. 1848|p673.htm#i29771|||||||||||||
     Thomas Joel Stafford was born on 1 January 1802. He was the son of John Stafford and Anna Johnson.

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James Monroe Stafford

M, b. 1810
James Monroe Stafford|b. 1810|p673.htm#i29773|John Stafford|b. 1768\nd. 1833|p673.htm#i29770|Anna Johnson|d. 1848|p673.htm#i29771|||||||||||||
     James Monroe Stafford was born in 1810. He was the son of John Stafford and Anna Johnson.

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Adaline Stafford

F, b. 1808, d. 1837
Adaline Stafford|b. 1808\nd. 1837|p673.htm#i29774|John Stafford|b. 1768\nd. 1833|p673.htm#i29770|Anna Johnson|d. 1848|p673.htm#i29771|||||||||||||
      Adaline Stafford was never married. She was born in 1808. She was the daughter of John Stafford and Anna Johnson. Adaline Stafford died in 1837.

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John W. Stafford

M, b. 31 January 1798
John W. Stafford|b. 31 Jan 1798|p673.htm#i29775|John Stafford|b. 1768\nd. 1833|p673.htm#i29770|Anna Johnson|d. 1848|p673.htm#i29771|||||||||||||
     John W. Stafford was born on 31 January 1798. He was the son of John Stafford and Anna Johnson.
      He also gave a portion of his said estate to a certain John Stafford who complainants charge or aver is an illegitimate child of the said John Stafford deceased not Born in Lawful wedlock; Naming the Rest who complainants again charge is an illegitimate child not born in lawful wedlock but born some year or two before said John & Anna Stafford were married.

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Polly Stafford

F, b. 11 June 1807, d. 23 January 1874
Polly Stafford|b. 11 Jun 1807\nd. 23 Jan 1874|p673.htm#i29776|John Stafford|b. 1768\nd. 1833|p673.htm#i29770|Anna Johnson|d. 1848|p673.htm#i29771|||||||||||||
     Polly Stafford was born on 11 June 1807 at Jackson, Tennessee. She was the daughter of John Stafford and Anna Johnson. Polly Stafford married Bailey Clifton Butler on 1 February 1830 at Jackson, Tennessee. Polly Stafford died on 23 January 1874 at Jackson, Tennessee, at age 66.

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Bailey Clifton Butler

M, b. 3 May 1779, d. 12 October 1842
     Bailey Clifton Butler was born on 3 May 1779 at Virginia. He married Polly Stafford, daughter of John Stafford and Anna Johnson, on 1 February 1830 at Jackson, Tennessee. Bailey Clifton Butler died on 12 October 1842 at Tennessee at age 63.

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Hiram Nettles

M, b. 7 October 1807, d. 17 November 1853
Hiram Nettles|b. 7 Oct 1807\nd. 17 Nov 1853|p673.htm#i29780|Joseph K. Nettles|b. 3 Jun 1778|p673.htm#i29755||||||||||||||||
     Hiram Nettles was born on 7 October 1807 at Jackson, Tennessee. He was the son of Joseph K. Nettles. Hiram Nettles died on 17 November 1853 at age 46.

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Matilda Leonora Nettles

F, b. 1813
Matilda Leonora Nettles|b. 1813|p673.htm#i29781|Joseph K. Nettles|b. 3 Jun 1778|p673.htm#i29755||||||||||||||||
     Matilda Leonora Nettles was born in 1813 at Tennessee. She was the daughter of Joseph K. Nettles.

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Margaret Nettles

F, b. 1818
Margaret Nettles|b. 1818|p673.htm#i29783|Joseph K. Nettles|b. 3 Jun 1778|p673.htm#i29755||||||||||||||||
     Margaret Nettles was born in 1818 at Tennessee. She was the daughter of Joseph K. Nettles.

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William B. Miller

M, b. July 1853, d. after January 1920
     William B. Miller was born in July 1853 at Ohio. He married Desdemonia E. (?) circa 1887. William B. Miller died after January 1920.
     He was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Arlington, Washington, Nebraska.1 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Pierre Ward 2, Hughes, South Dakota.2 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Mustang, Oklahoma, Oklahoma.3

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Children of William B. Miller and Desdemonia E. (?)

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED123. Dwelling 26.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED228. Dwelling 236.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED112. Dwelling 23.

Desdemonia E. (?)

F, b. April 1866, d. after January 1920
     Desdemonia E. (?) was born in April 1866 at Ohio. She married William B. Miller circa 1887. Desdemonia E. (?) died after January 1920.
     She had 4 with 3 living in 1900 children. She appeared on the census of 1 May 1905 at Fairmount, Leavenworth, Kansas; living with W. A. Barnard.

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Children of Desdemonia E. (?) and William B. Miller

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