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Mostly Jefferson County, TN . . . many EDMONDS, many islands . . . mostly prior to 1900

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  • ID: I0572
  • Name: Tilman W. EDMONDS
  • Sex: M
  • ALIA: Tilghman (only in one census) /Edmonds/
  • Birth: 3 MAR 1841 in TN per his Civil War pension application and all his censuses but one ((not BUG MUD CREEK, NC)) and we do NOT know it was Jefferson County!
  • Death: 13 JUN 1920 in Knoxville, Knox, TN -- SEE ALL DETAILS http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/7820468/person/113188477
  • Burial: Nat'l Cemetery
  • Note:
    On 5 Sept 1900 Hugh Fulton, age 65 deposed in support of Tilman's Civil War pension request. Said, "I married his sister during the war and he came to visit me at that time". NOTE--he says sister, not step-sister.

    William Shewbert also said sister (he married Frances), not step-sister.


    1860:
    Mira Duncan
    Ivy and Flat Creek, Buncombe, North Carolina 19 abt 1841
    North Carolina Female

    http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:1930008&id=I111611695
    has Myra Duncan first wife married 19 Dec 1860.
    Myra Duncan (1841-1879)

    1870: Fair Garden, Sevier
    T W Edmons 29 NC
    Mira L Edmons 28 NC
    Allis D Edmons 4 TN
    William H Edmons 3 TN
    Lucinda Edmons 6/12 TN


    MYRA DIED JULY 1879 AND TILMAN MARRIED JULIA THE NEXT MONTH?
    http://sevier.tngenealogy.net/research-aids/45-censuses/172-1880-census-mortality-schedule
    Edmonds, Myra, 35, f, w, married, Tenn., Tenn., Tenn., July, bronchitis.
    (For the purpose of the Mortality Schedule, the census year began June 1, 1879, and ended May 31, 1880. . . . . . . . . . . . . . WATCH OUT for any file that says Myra died in 1880.)



    MARRIAGE: ::::::::::::::::::::: Julia A Adams + T W Edmonds 26 Aug 1879 Sevier
    from Sevier Library: EDMONDS, T. W. ADAMS, JULIA A. 08/25/1879

    1880: Greenville, Greene, Tennessee
    Tillman Edmonds 39 TN NC NC
    Julia A. Edmonds 21 NC NC TN
    William H. Edmonds 13 (there's a Wm H born in NC who died in Knox 21 JUN 1927 per LDS DC pilot)
    Lucinda J. Edmonds 11
    Estella T. Edmonds 4 (Estella Tennessee m: Willett)
    Ross E. Edmonds 3
    Achilles D. Edmonds 1
    Mary Bowers 77 boarder

    1900: TILMAN KNOX COUNTY, TN
    D W Edmonds 59 Mar 1841 number of years married 40 TN NC NC
    Julia Edmonds 39 number of years married 24 (not according to Sevier County) 4/4
    Ross E Edmonds 23
    Lodie A Edmonds 19
    Otto P Edmonds 16
    Bessie H Edmonds 13

    1910: Knox
    T W Edmonds 69 2ND MARRIAGE MARRIED FOR 30 (yup) TN NC NC carpenter
    Julia Edmonds 48 4/4 STILL 4/4!!
    Ross Edmonds 28 son VIRGINIA! (says 28 but that doesn't compute)
    Girtaude Edmonds 25 DIL
    Preston Edmonds 5 grandson

    http://knoxrooms.sirsi.net/rooms/portal/page/22187_Marriage_Index
    EDMONDS, LON A BUNCH, MARTHA E Mar 18, 1906 Marriage 217 11/060


    1910:
    Mary A Buch 49 <1861> wd 7/6 All TN TN TN
    William T Buch 15
    Lon Edmonds 28 SIL M1 4
    Martha E Edmonds 22 M1 4 0/0

    1920: Knox
    Tilman Edmonds 78 TN NC NC wagon maker
    Julia Edmonds 60
    Alozo Edmonds 35 son (LODIE) COBBLER SHOES
    Martha Edmonds 35 DIL
    (UP THE PAGE a bit is
    Edmonds, James 34 TN TN TN (who is he?)
    Ida wife 52 OH ENG ENG

    1930: Knox
    Lan A Edmands 49
    Martha E Edmands 45
    Julis A Edmands 75


    TAX RECORDS Sevier Co, Tax Book 1864-1868
    "Edmond Tilman 18 1867"

    U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006
    about Tilman W Edmonds
    Name: Tilman W Edmonds
    Service Info.: SGT CO.B, 2ND N.C. US Army
    Death Date: 13 Jun 1920
    Interment Date: 13 Jun 1920
    Cemetery: Knoxville National Cemetery
    Cemetery Address: 939 Tyson Street, N.W. Knoxville , TN 37917
    Buried At: Section B Site 3621

    Civil War Pension Index: General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934 from NARA
    Tilman W. Edmonds Julia A. Edmonds widow Tennessee
    I copied the file in May 2010. Gwen transcribed it and has the good stuff up on her tree. SEE http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/7820468/person/113188477

    http://www.interment.net/data/us/tn/knox/knoxnat/index_ef.htm
    Edmonds, Tilman W, d. 06/13/1920, 2D SGT CO B 2ND NC MTD INF CW, Plot: 15-B 3621, *
    * Records with an asterisk at the end indicates those that have not been verified as accurate by the U.S. Department of Veterans' Affairs.

    T. W. Edmonds
    Tennessee, Death Records, 1914-1955
    birth: 1841 —Kentucky (NOT)
    death: 13 Jun 1920 —Knoxville, Knox, Tennessee
    burial: 18 Jun 1920
    record title: Tennessee, Death Records, 1914-1955
    name: T. W. Edmonds
    event: Death
    event date: 13 Jun 1920
    event place: Knoxville, Knox, Tennessee
    gender: Male
    marital status: Married
    race or color: White
    age: 79
    estimated birth year: 1841
    birthplace: Kentucky
    occupation: Farmer
    street address: 301 E. Main Ave.
    cemetery: National Cemetery
    burial date: 18 Jun 1920
    digital folder number: 4184005
    volume/page/certificate number: v 33 cn 143



    ========================== ROSS:::::::::::

    1918: WWI reg card
    born 18 Nov 1876
    nearest relative: Gertrude Haworth Edmonds

    1920:
    Ross Edmonds 42 TN TN TN died 3 Mar 1937
    Gertrude Edmonds 32 TN TN TN
    Preston Edmonds 15 TN US TN


    HIS DEATH CERTIFICATE SAYS:
    Ross Edmonds, 1414 E 5th Ave. Knoxville
    dob: July 15, 1878
    dod: March 2, 1937
    married to Gertrude Edmonds
    father L A Roberts born TN
    mother Alice Treadway born TN
    burial: Lynnhurst
    informant says "son" ((The birth date doesn't match the WWI Reg card OR the entry in the family bible that Gwen had. Neither of the parents work. Ross is in the family bible as son of Myra.)


    ============== Lodie???

    record title: Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947
    name: Lilso Collins
    death date: 23 Jun 1923
    death place: Woodstock, McHenry, Illinois
    gender: Female
    age: 44
    estimated birth year: 1879
    birth date: Jan 1879
    birthplace: Greenville, Tenn.
    father: Tillman W. Edmonds
    father's birth place: N. Carolina
    mother: Julia A. Adams
    mother's birth place: Greenville, Tenn.
    occupation: Housekeeper
    spouse: B.C. Collins
    burial date: 26 Jun 1923
    burial place: Knoxville, Tenn.
    digital folder number: 4008067
    volume/page/certificate number: Cn 64


    ================ Estella

    record title: Tennessee, Death Records, 1914-1955
    name: Estella Tennessee Willett
    event: Death
    event date: 29 Jun 1954
    event place: Greeneville, Greene, Tennessee
    gender: Female
    age: 77
    estimated birth year: 1877
    father: Tilman Edmonds
    mother: Duncan
    digital folder number: 4181426
    volume/page/certificate number: cn 14684


    Father: William (m1:NancyReece m2:NancyPatton) EDMONDS b: BET 1806 AND 1807 in NC. No, he did NOT marry Margaret Reneau in Jefferson 13 Feb 1840. See http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/7820468/person/87684010
    Mother: Nancy REECE b: ABT 1816 in NC per most of her children's censuses. Two daughters list Reece and Nancy Reece as their mother. Help needed to verify.

    Marriage 1 Myra DUNCAN
    • Married: DEC 1860 in 1

    Marriage 2 Julia ADAMS b: ABT 1855
    • Married: 26 AUG 1879 in Sevier, Tennessee

    Sources:
    1. per Richard Huddleston's WC post.
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