Joseph Arthur Churchman


Whig and Mollie Churchman
Whig and Mollie Churchman
taken by Kesler in Newport, Arkansas
Mollie and 5 of her sons
Top (L to R) Thomas, John, and George Churchman
Bottom (L to R) Hood, Mary Louisa, and William Churchman
This is 5 of Whig's sons and his wife, Mary Louisa.

Father: Rufus Jackson Churchman, b. April 13, 1814 in Jefferson County, Tennessee

Mother: Rachel Kinder, b. December 5, 1818 in Tennessee -- d. February 12, 1883

Family 1: Mary Louisa Thomson, b. October 13, 1847 -- d. April 7, 1921 -- nickname "Mollie"

  1. John Newton Churchman, b. July 28, 1866 in Grainger County, Tennessee
  2. Effie Lilliard Churchman, b. January 7, 1868 in Grainger County, Tennessee
  3. Sally Millard Churchman, b. December 29, 1869 in Grainger County, Tennessee
  4. William Jackson Churchman, b. October 18, 1871
  5. Mattie Moore Churchman, b. March 19, 1874
  6. James Hood Churchman, b. February 22, 1876
  7. Laura Louella Elizabeth Churchman, b. March 23, 1878 in Tennessee
  8. George Arthur Churchman, b. March 9, 1880 in Moore County, Tennessee
  9. Thomas Decator Churchman, b. December 12, 1881
  10. Infant, b. October 15, 1883 -- d. October 15, 1883
  11. Jesse Alexander Churchman, b. February 11, 1885
  12. Mary Lydia Sollie Churchman, b. September 27, 1887

Sources:

  1. Tennessee 1870Census and 1880 Census
  2. Marriage Certificate of Joseph A. Churchman and Mary L. Thomson
  3. Research by Sandra Pryor
  4. Pictures contributed by Sandra Pryor
  5. Family Records from Joe Churchman
Direct Descendants Chart Complete Descendants Chart

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