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Thomas Alexander VERNON

 
spouse: 1.Nancy WILLIAMS  2.Mora GOODLOE

NAME.................... Thomas Alexander VERNON
BIRTH/PLACE/RECORDS..... 22 FEB 1857 Rockingham Co NC
MARRIAGE/PLACE/RECORDS.. (1) 4 DEC 1880 Crockett Co TN
                         (2)19 JAN 1893 Crockett Co TN
DIED/PLACE/RECORDS...... 12 SEP 1918
BURIAL.................. Elizabeth Methodist Cemetery, Crockett Co TN
PARENTS................. Obediah VERNON & Elizabeth Jane GOOLSBY
GRANDPARENTS............ John Dagg VERNON & Dolly PRICE

> WIFE.................. 1.Nancy Jane WILLIAMS     2.Mora GOODLOE
BIRTH/PLACE/RECORDS.....     4 OCT 1860 TN             9 JUL 1873
DIED/PLACE/RECORDS......    10 FEB 1892               26 MAR 1956
BURIAL.................. Elizabeth Cem Crockett TN    Elizabeth Cem Crockett TN

CHILDREN................           3                        8

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 1. Nancy Jane Williams
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* CHILD 1................. U.S. Grant VERNON b 3 NOV 1883 Crockett TN
MARRIAGE................... (1)Fannie HUGHES 25 SEP 1904
                            (2)Cleopatra HOSKINS 26 JUL 1911
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL.......... 10 AUG 1940
CHILDREN................... 6 children

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* CHILD 2................. James Travis VERNON b 20 MAY 1887 Crockett TN
MARRIAGE................... Blanch KEELER
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL.......... 28 JAN 1942, Elizabeth Cem Crockett Co TN
CHILDREN................... no issue

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* CHILD 3................. Dougald (Ogle) VERNON b 26 MAR 1890 Crockett TN
MARRIAGE................... Gladys Leona GREEN abt 1912
                                b 1892 Stokes Dyer Co TN
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL.......... 22 FEB 1946 TN
CHILDREN.................. 
                           1. Thomas Alexander VERNON b 20 NOV 1912 Crockett TN
                                                      d  7 NOV 1942
                               m Marie KING 23 SEP 1935
                                                      b 22 DEC 1916 TN
                                                      d 28 MAY 1939
                                1 child

                           2. Jamie Eilene VERNON b 20 MAY 1915 TN
                               m Oscar SMITH
                                3 children
                           3. Stansell Green VERNON b 18 SEP 1917 TN d 1 FEB 1970
                               m Mary Emma REID
                                3 children
                               (Stansell enlisted in the U.S. Army
                                12 MAY 1943 out of Chester Co TN,
                                serial # 34715002)

                           4. Helen Avanell VERNON b 25 JUL 1920 TN
                               m George Leon NATTIN
                                1 child

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                     2. Mora GOODLOE

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* CHILD 1................. Alexander (Alex) VERNON b 7 APR 1894 Crockett Co TN
MARRIAGE................... Essie Mae DeSHAZO 23 Sep 1916 Crockett Co TN
                                      b 1896 TN d 
                                 daughter of L.J. DeSHAZO and Lula unk
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL.......... 27 JAN 1973
CHILDREN..................
                           1. Buell Lyndell (Lyn)VERNON b 8 APR 1921
                                                        d 9 MAR 1971 Memphis TN
                                   burial: Memphis National Cem, TN
                               m Virginia REED 1942
                                3 children

 notes: L.J. DeSHAZO was a clergyman in Friendship, Crockett Co TN.

        Buell (Lyn) VERNON was a PFC, US Army, 10/17/1942 - 11/12/1945. Also a
       well known performer and musician for Station WREC in Memphis.

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* CHILD 2................. Marvin VERNON b 27 JUN 1896 Crockett Co TN
MARRIAGE................... Lucy A. (or L.) HUNT 26 Dec 1918 Crockett Co TN
                                          b 1896 TN
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL.......... 1982
CHILDREN................... no issue

 notes: By 1930, Marvin and Lucy was living with her father, W.D. HUNT, in
        Quincy, Crockett County, TN.

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* CHILD 3................. Hallum VERNON b 1 JUN 1899
MARRIAGE................... Bessie WRIGHT
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL.......... 20 APR 1973
CHILDREN................... no issue

 notes: Hallum and Bessie lived in Bemis, TN.

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* CHILD 4................. Sherman VERNON b 20 MAR 1901
MARRIAGE................... Mazie YOUNG
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL.......... 5 JUN 1967
CHILDREN.................. 
                           1. Richard VERNON b 1953

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* CHILD 5................. Frank VERNON b 8 OCT 1904 d 8 OCT 1904
 BURIAL................... Elizabeth Cem Crockett Co TN

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* CHILD 6................. Mary Lou VERNON b 30 DEC 1906
MARRIAGE................... Lester PIERCE 6 JAN 1924 Crockett Co TN
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL.......... 
CHILDREN..................
                           1. Harris PIERCE
                           2. Bobby Gene PIERCE

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* CHILD 7................. Margie Leona VERNON b 8 FEB 1909
MARRIAGE................... Henry Albert (H.A.) (Bert) MOON
                                  b 1907 d 1998
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL.......... 20 JAN 1964
CHILDREN..................
                           1. David Wayne MOON b 2 NOV 1926 d 24 JUN 2000
                                m Margaret O. GRAMLING d 1986
                                 4 children
                           2. James Travis MOON b 28 AUG 1928 (stillborn)
                           3. Living MOON
                           4. Living MOON

Note:  H.A. Bert Moon was a Justice of the Peace, Craighead Co AR
        from 1962-1994.

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* CHILD 8................. Calvin Goodloe VERNON b 18 MAY 1911
MARRIAGE................... Evelyn KRIZ
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL.......... 30 APR 1959, Elizabeth Cem Crockett Co TN
CHILDREN..................
                            1. Jimmy   VERNON
                            2. Douglas VERNON
                            3. Dianne  VERNON

 notes: Calvins tombstone states, "Pvt BTRY C 248 AAA SLT BN CAC WWII"
 
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Sources:
        Vernon Vignettes
        1860/1870/1880/1900/1920/1930 Census
        Family Bible, marriage records, death records.
        Jonesboro Sun Newspaper, Index of Obituaries