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John Dagg VERNON

 
spouse: Dolly PRICE

NAME................... John Dagg VERNON
BIRTH/PLACE/RECORDS..... 1 DEC 1792 Rockingham NC
MARRIAGE/PLACE/RECORDS.. abt 1825 
DIED/PLACE/RECORDS...... abt JAN 1848 Rockingham NC
BURIAL.................. 
PARENTS................. Richard Caldwell VERNON & Catherine BARKER
GRANDPARENTS............ James VERNON & Elleanor CALDWELL

> WIFE.................. Eliza Dolly PRICE
BORN/PLACE/RECORDS...... abt 1795 Rockingham Co NC
DIED/PLACE/RECORDS...... 
BURIAL..................
PARENTS................. Thomas PRICE b 12 MAR 1765 Rockingham NC

CHILDREN................ 5

 notes: John served in the War of 1812, Fifth Regiment, Capt. Geo. Baker, Commanding.
       He married Dolly PRICE, the twin sister of Polly PRICE, the wife of John's brother
       Pleasant VERNON.

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* CHILD 1.............. Obediah VERNON b 15 JUL 1826 d 17 FEB 1892
MARRIAGE................ Elizabeth Jane GOOLSBY 29 JAN 1840
                               b 1821 d 1892 TN
                         buried at Elizabeth Cem Crockett Co TN
CHILDREN................ 14 children

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* CHILD 2.............. Nancy H. VERNON
MARRIAGE................ J. D. BRONSON Bledsoe Co TN
CHILDREN................

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* CHILD 3.............. Frances Ann VERNON b 25 AUG 1829 Rockingham Co  NC
MARRIAGE................ Green COLQUETTE 1851
                                b 1824 NC d 28 JUN 1880 Walnut Ridge AR
                          son of Robert COLQUETTE and Edith VERNON
                         gson of Richard C.VERNON and Catherine BARKER
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL....... 1889 Walnut Ridge AR
CHILDREN................ 
                         1. John H.W. COLQUETTE b 10 JUN 1855 d 3 DEC 1882
                             (remained in Gibson Co TN, and was a teacher)
                         2. Robert Green COLQUETTE b 1861 TN
                             m Eugenia ALFORD
                              (cousin; dau of John ALFORD)
                         3. Frances Elizabeth COLQUETTE b 1864 TN
                             m unk OAKLEY
                         4. Richard Tinsley COLQUETTE b 3 MAR 1864 TN d 26 JUN 1932
                             m Betty Ella (Yarbrough) ARNOLD 1894
                              1. Richard Tinsley COLQUETTE Jr b 6 MAR 1900 d 10 JUL 1985
                                 m Essie Lea JOHNSON 1922
                                  1. Betty Inez COLQUETTE b 7 AUG 1928
                                      m Emmette Fletcher GATHRIGHT Jr
                                       (4 children)
                                  2. Richard Lee COLQUETTE
                         5. Augustus (Gus)COLQUETTE b 1866 TN d 4 DEC 1910
                             m Mollie A.FARROW 1887
                         6. Drew Harrington COLQUETTE b abt 1868
                             m Margaret WILLIAMS
                         7. Henry COLQUETTE b 1869 TN
                         8. Samuel Edward COLQUETTE b 1870
                             m J. Dora TATUM 1894
                         9. Joseph Dagg COLQUETTE b 1874 TN
                             m Ella C. RAMSAY 1894

 notes: The COLQUETTEs were farming in Cache, Lawrence Co AR after Joseph was born.

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* CHILD 4.............. John Henry VERNON b 21 MAR 1831
MARRIAGE................ Martha (Mollie)Jane COLEMAN 28 FEB 1866
                             b abt 1835 TN
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL....... 5 SEP 1876
CHILDREN................
                         1. John Thomas Dag VERNON b 18 JAN 1868 TN d 22 JUL 1875 TN
                         2. Eliza (Lida,Dolly)K. VERNON b 9 SEP 1869 TN 
                             m A.C. TATUM 1888 prob AR
                         3. Narcis Elizabeth VERNON b 24 FEB 1871 TN d 31 JAN 1933
                             m Dudley TEENOR
                         4. Susie (Sisie) VERNON b 27 MAR 1874 TN
                         5. John Henry Jr VERNON b 17 FEB 1876 TN d 1 DEC 1893 AR

notes: John and Martha made their home in Gibson Co TN

       Martha Coleman had first married M.C. LATTA 28 DEC 1859.
       He died 6 AUG 1864. After John Henry Vernon passed, she married
       G.W. FINDLEY 18 APR 1878. He died 28 JAN 1881. Martha then moved
       to Arkansas.

       1860 Gibson Co TN
       Vernon John Henry 27 M NC
              Elizabeth  28 F TN (not listed as "wife")

       1870 Gibson Co TN
       Vernon John Henry 38 M TN farmer $3000
              Mollie     35 F TN
              John        2 M TN
              Lida        1 F TN 

       VV SEP 1972 Pg 42

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* CHILD 5.............. Sarah Ann VERNON b 1833
MARRIAGE................ John W. ALFORD
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL.......
CHILDREN.................
                         1. Elizabeth W. ALFORD b 27 APR 1857
                                                d 27 JAN 1908
                              m William Obediah VERNON 20 Nov 1878 Gibson TN
                                son of Obediah VERNON and Elizabeth Jane GOOLSBY
                            6 children

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  Sources:
          1840 Rockingham NC Census
           JD Vernon 0110001  1101001

          1850 Williamson Co TN Census
           Vernon Dolley
                  Nancy
                  Francis Ann
                  John H.
                  Sarah E.
          Colquette Green

          Will of Thomas VERNON, 1836
           Thomas, brother of John Dagg Vernon.
           John was to receive one farm, while Thomas and John's sister Mary was
           to receive the other farm.

          "Vernon Vignettes" Newsletters
           Family records