Selected Families and Individuals


Joseph Brooks PURKEY was born on 18 Sep 1857. He died on 8 Aug 1939. He was buried in Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery, Hamblen, Tennessee. Joseph married Martha "Mattie" PAYNE on 6 Feb 1879.

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Martha "Mattie" PAYNE [Parents] was born on 25 Apr 1858. She died on 18 Nov 1902. She was buried in Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery, Hamblen, Tennessee. Martha married Joseph Brooks PURKEY on 6 Feb 1879.

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They had the following children.

  F i Laura Belle PURKEY was born on 8 Oct 1880. She died on 8 Feb 1956.
  F ii Myra L. PURKEY was born on 13 May 1883. She died on 15 Aug 1951.
  M iii Grover Franklin PURKEY was born on 15 Nov 1885. He died on 16 Jul 1958.
  M iv James "Jim" Thomas PURKEY was born on 17 Apr 1888. He died on 29 Dec 1976.
  M v Daniel Oliver PURKEY was born on 12 Nov 1890. He died on 17 May 1943.
  F vi Margaret "Mag" Lena PURKEY was born on 22 Apr 1893. She died on 21 Apr 1969.
  M vii Claude Columbus PURKEY was born on 5 Aug 1895. He died on 24 Mar 1956.
  M viii William Jennings Bryan PURKEY was born on 23 Mar 1898. He died on 10 Mar 1973.
  F ix Mary Sue PURKEY was born on 12 Oct 1900. She died on 23 Dec 1972.
  M x
Earl PURKEY was born on 14 Sep 1902. He died on 23 Jul 1903. He was buried in Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery, Hamblen, Tennessee.

James "Jim" Thomas PURKEY [Parents] was born on 17 Apr 1888. He died on 29 Dec 1976. James married Belle WEEMS on 26 Nov 1912.

Other marriages:
PENLAND, Lena Lucas

Belle WEEMS was born on 18 Sep 1886. She died on 25 Oct 1947. She was buried in Jarnagin Cemetery, Hamblen, Tennessee. Belle married James "Jim" Thomas PURKEY on 26 Nov 1912.


James "Jim" Thomas PURKEY [Parents] was born on 17 Apr 1888. He died on 29 Dec 1976. James married Lena Lucas PENLAND about 1950.

Other marriages:
WEEMS, Belle

Lena Lucas PENLAND was born in Jan 1904 in , Cocke, Tennessee. She died on 25 Nov 1994. Lena married James "Jim" Thomas PURKEY about 1950.

Other marriages:
PURKEY, Daniel Oliver

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Daniel Oliver PURKEY [Parents] was born on 12 Nov 1890. He died on 17 May 1943 in Cleveland, Bradley, Tennessee. Daniel married Lena Lucas PENLAND.

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Lena Lucas PENLAND was born in Jan 1904 in , Cocke, Tennessee. She died on 25 Nov 1994. Lena married Daniel Oliver PURKEY.

Other marriages:
PURKEY, James "Jim" Thomas

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They had the following children.

  i
PURKEY was born in 1928.
  ii
PURKEY was born about 1930.
  iii
PURKEY was born about 1932.
  iv
PURKEY was born about 1934.
  v
PURKEY was born about 1935.

Claude Columbus PURKEY [Parents] was born on 5 Aug 1895. He died on 24 Mar 1956. He was buried in Jarnagin Cemetery, Hamblen, Tennessee. Claude married Gertrude Esperance WATSON in Jun 1922.

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Gertrude Esperance WATSON was born on 29 Jan 1898. She died on 18 May 1990. She was buried in Jarnagin Cemetery, Hamblen, Tennessee. Gertrude married Claude Columbus PURKEY in Jun 1922.

They had the following children.

  i
PURKEY was born in 1924.
  ii
PURKEY was born in 1926.
  iii
PURKEY was born in 1928.
  iv
PURKEY was born in 1930.

Michael R. MURRELL was born on 21 Jan 1891. He died on 23 Dec 1972. He was buried in Jarnagin Cemetery, Hamblen, Tennessee. Michael married Mary Sue PURKEY.

Mary Sue PURKEY [Parents] was born on 12 Oct 1900. She died on 23 Dec 1972. She was buried in Jarnagin Cemetery, Hamblen, Tennessee. Mary married Michael R. MURRELL.

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They had the following children.

  F i
MURRELL was born in 1928.

David R. "Red Head" NOE [Parents] was born on 7 May 1830 in , , Tennessee. He died on 10 Mar 1873 in , Hamblen, Tennessee. He was buried in Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery, , Hamblen, Tennessee. David married Nancy S. CLARK.

Other marriages:
, Mary E.
WILLIAMS, Mary Caroline "Mollie"
, Susan

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Nancy S. CLARK [Parents] was born on 7 Jul 1833. She died on 1 Jul 1854 in , Hamblen, Tennessee. She was buried in Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery, , Hamblen, Tennessee. Nancy married David R. "Red Head" NOE.

They had the following children.

  F i Kate NOE was born about 1851. She died in 1927.
  M ii
Murphy NOE was born about 1852.
  M iii
James Daniel NOE was born on 1 Jun 1853. He died on 24 Jul 1908.

David R. "Red Head" NOE [Parents] was born on 7 May 1830 in , , Tennessee. He died on 10 Mar 1873 in , Hamblen, Tennessee. He was buried in Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery, , Hamblen, Tennessee. David married Mary Caroline "Mollie" WILLIAMS on 5 Mar 1861.

Other marriages:
CLARK, Nancy S.
, Mary E.
, Susan

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Mary Caroline "Mollie" WILLIAMS was born on 1 Mar 1840 in , Jefferson, Tennessee. She died on 9 Apr 1870. She was buried in Liberty Hill Cemetery, , , Tennessee. Mary married David R. "Red Head" NOE on 5 Mar 1861.

They had the following children.

  F i Hannah Elizbeth NOE was born on 20 Sep 1863. She died on 26 Jul 1930.
  M ii Wiley Ezekiel NOE was born about 1865. He died about 1950.

Earl PASCAL. Earl married Irma Elizabeth GWALTNEY.

Irma Elizabeth GWALTNEY [Parents] was born about 1918. Irma married Earl PASCAL.

They had the following children.

  F i
Judy Carol PASCAL.
  M ii
Earl Edwin PASCAL.
  F iii
Deborah Jean PASCAL.

John B. COX [Parents] was born in Jan 1836. John married Sarah HELTON on 3 Feb 1862.

Sarah HELTON was born in 1844. Sarah married John B. COX on 3 Feb 1862.

They had the following children.

  F i
Julia COX was born in 1863.
  M ii
William COX was born in 1866.
  M iii
John COX was born about 1871.
  M iv
Joseph COX was born about 1872.
  F v
Hannah COX was born in 1875.
  F vi
Martha COX was born in 1878.

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