James Dial of Lawrence County, Tennessee

I am currently researching my fifth-great-grandfather James Dial who was born around 1780 and died sometime between 1850 and 1860 in Lawrence County, Tennessee. I have created the below records timeline to help trace James and hopefully find new leads on his parents and family. Timeline for James Dial 1780 - James Dial's approximate birth …

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Anselm Hansel Harper

Anselm is the Hansel Harper that married Elizabeth Rose in Surry County, Virginia on Jan. 27, 1789. From guardianship documents in 1803, we learn that Anselm had three children: James, Joseph and Nancy. Anselm used the nickname Hansel interchangeably which frustrated me because I felt that they were the same person but couldn't prove it …

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Henry Bullard

My fourth-great-grandfather, Henry Bullard, only left behind a few records of his existence that I've been able to uncover. I want to trace my Bullard line, and I am working my way back from Henry. Timeline 1850 - The DeKalb County, Tennessee census lists Henry and family in District 5. Henry is 48, with an …

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