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Margaret Elizabeth Lamon

Female 1914 -  (107 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Margaret Elizabeth Lamon was born 22 Apr 1914 (daughter of Pleasant William Wesley Lamon and Margaret Elizabeth "Maggie" Vance).

    Notes:

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    Reference:
    "Sevier County, Tennessee and Its Heritage", 1994, 207, 219.
    "Mountain Ways", Gene Aiken, 1983, p 290.

    Margaret married Rev. Robert Council "Bob" Gillespie 3 Oct 1937. Robert (son of Harry Brown Gillespie and Bessie Edith Council) was born 13 Apr 1914. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Margaret Elizabeth Gillespie

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Pleasant William Wesley Lamon was born 6 Nov 1882, Sevier County, Tennessee (son of George Columbus Lamon and Nancy Ellen Baker); died 21 Nov 1968; was buried Shiloh Cemetery, Pigeon Forge, Sevier County, Tennessee.

    Notes:

    When Wesley was 21, he left home and walked to Sevierville to enter Murphy College. There, he studied and worked for his room and board. He also went to University of Tennessee and was qualified to teach. He taught for several years.

    After marrying, they operated a general country store for a number of years. Together, Wesley and Maggie built a home on Marshall Heights in Sevierville, Tennessee and moved there on 22 February 1922. They lived in on room while they finished their home. P. W. continued to teach and sell pictures. Later he worked for K. Rawling and Co. Still later he operated a Maytag Store of his own on Bruce Street, Sevierville, Tennessee. He was a deacon in the Sevierville Baptist Church.
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    Reference:
    "Sevier County, Tennessee and Its Heritage", 1994, 207, 218, 219.
    "Mountain Ways", Gene Aiken, 1983, p 290.

    Pleasant married Margaret Elizabeth "Maggie" Vance 23 Jul 1913. Margaret (daughter of Samuel L. "Sam" Vance and Martha Elizabeth Kennedy) was born 4 Dec 1879, New Market, Tennessee; died 20 Apr 1944; was buried Shiloh Cemetery, Pigeon Forge, Sevier County, Tennessee. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Margaret Elizabeth "Maggie" Vance was born 4 Dec 1879, New Market, Tennessee (daughter of Samuel L. "Sam" Vance and Martha Elizabeth Kennedy); died 20 Apr 1944; was buried Shiloh Cemetery, Pigeon Forge, Sevier County, Tennessee.

    Notes:

    Maggie was an active member of the Presbyterian Church in Sevierville, Tennessee. She also enjoyed sewing and growing flowers.
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    Reference:
    "Sevier County, Tennessee and Its Heritage", 1994, 207, 219.

    Children:
    1. 1. Margaret Elizabeth Lamon was born 22 Apr 1914.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  George Columbus Lamon was born 7 Oct 1856, Tennessee (son of Wesley Lamon and Mary Sexton); died 10 Mar 1941, Sevier County, Tennessee; was buried 12 Mar 1941, Beech Grove Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.

    Other Events:

    • Census: 1940, District 5, Sevier County, Tennessee

    Notes:

    George Columbus Lamon owned large mountain farms on the Big Ridge and the Gum Stand. He raised sheep, cattle, and cotton, and kept bees. He had a large apple orchard and grew many fields of corn and other vegetables. His cows grazed on the very hilly land. One of his cows fell out of the pasture and killed herself!
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    Reference:
    "Smoky Mountain Clans, Volume 3", Donald B. Reagan, 1983, p 168.
    "Sevier County, Tennessee and Its Heritage", 1994, 218.
    "Mountain Ways", Gene Aiken, 1983, p 48, 290.

    George — Nancy Ellen Baker. Nancy (daughter of William Hampton Baker and Nancy Huff) was born Abt 1858, Tennessee; died 1887. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Nancy Ellen Baker was born Abt 1858, Tennessee (daughter of William Hampton Baker and Nancy Huff); died 1887.

    Notes:

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    Reference:
    "Sevier County, Tennessee and Its Heritage", 1994, 218.
    "Mountain Ways", Gene Aiken, 1983, p 290.

    Children:
    1. 2. Pleasant William Wesley Lamon was born 6 Nov 1882, Sevier County, Tennessee; died 21 Nov 1968; was buried Shiloh Cemetery, Pigeon Forge, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    2. Sarah Hannah Lamon was born 19 May 1885, Tennessee; died 26 Nov 1966; was buried Middle Creek Methodist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    3. Samuel C. Lamon was born 5 Apr 1887, Tennessee; died 6 May 1977; was buried Pigeon Forge Baptist Church Cemetery, Pigeon Forge, Sevier County, Tennessee.

  3. 6.  Samuel L. "Sam" Vance was born 1841, Jefferson County, Tennessee (son of James Vance and Margaret King); died 17 Sep 1901; was buried New Market Cemetery, New Market, Jefferson County, Tennessee.

    Other Events:

    • Census: 1850, District 13, Jefferson County, Tennessee

    Notes:

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    Reference:
    "Sevier County, Tennessee and Its Heritage", 1994, 219.

    Samuel married Martha Elizabeth Kennedy 26 Dec 1865, Knox County, Tennessee. Martha (daughter of Samuel Kennedy and Margaret Elizabeth Nail) was born 9 Feb 1851, Knox County, Tennessee; died 27 Oct 1916, Knox County, Tennessee; was buried 28 Oct 1916, New Market Cemetery, New Market, Jefferson County, Tennessee. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Martha Elizabeth Kennedy was born 9 Feb 1851, Knox County, Tennessee (daughter of Samuel Kennedy and Margaret Elizabeth Nail); died 27 Oct 1916, Knox County, Tennessee; was buried 28 Oct 1916, New Market Cemetery, New Market, Jefferson County, Tennessee.

    Notes:

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    Reference:
    "Sevier County, Tennessee and Its Heritage", 1994, 219.

    Children:
    1. Arther K. Vance was born 15 Jan 1871, Jefferson County, Tennessee; died 4 Sep 1945; was buried Presbyterian Cemetery.
    2. Charles Barkley "Charley" Vance was born 14 Aug 1875, Tennessee; died 4 Jan 1961, Knox County, Tennessee; was buried 6 Jan 1961, New Market Cemetery, New Market, Jefferson County, Tennessee.
    3. Mary "Mollie" Vance was born 20 Jan 1876; died 26 Jun 1942; was buried Pollard Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    4. 3. Margaret Elizabeth "Maggie" Vance was born 4 Dec 1879, New Market, Tennessee; died 20 Apr 1944; was buried Shiloh Cemetery, Pigeon Forge, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    5. Sam Vance
    6. Jim K. Vance
    7. Eva Vance was born 25 Jun 1891, Tennessee; died 18 Mar 1966; was buried Seven Islands Cemetery, Knox County, Tennessee.
    8. Advena Vance
    9. Myrtle Vance


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Wesley Lamon was born Tennessee.

    Notes:

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    Reference:
    "Sevier County, Tennessee and Its Heritage", 1994, 218.

    Wesley — Mary Sexton. Mary was born Tennessee. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Mary Sexton was born Tennessee.
    Children:
    1. Sam Lamon
    2. 4. George Columbus Lamon was born 7 Oct 1856, Tennessee; died 10 Mar 1941, Sevier County, Tennessee; was buried 12 Mar 1941, Beech Grove Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    3. Charlie Lamon
    4. William Caventer Lamon

  3. 10.  William Hampton Baker was born Abt 1828, Tennessee (son of Henry Barlow Baker, Jr. and Elizabeth Betsy Tipton); was buried Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.

    Notes:

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    Reference:
    "Sevier County, Tennessee and Its Heritage", 1994, 218.

    William — Nancy Huff. Nancy was born 27 Feb 1825, Tennessee; died 31 Aug 1899; was buried Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee. [Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  Nancy Huff was born 27 Feb 1825, Tennessee; died 31 Aug 1899; was buried Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.

    Notes:

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    Reference:
    "Sevier County, Tennessee and Its Heritage", 1994, 218.

    Children:
    1. Mitchell Baker was born Abt 1850, Tennessee.
    2. Joseph H. "Joe" Baker was born 27 Dec 1851, Sevier County, Tennessee; died 28 Jul 1932, Sevier County, Tennessee; was buried 28 Jul 1932, Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    3. Amanda J. "Mandy" Baker was born 10 Dec 1855, Tennessee; died 18 Feb 1942, Knox County, Tennessee; was buried 20 Feb 1942, Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    4. 5. Nancy Ellen Baker was born Abt 1858, Tennessee; died 1887.
    5. Clabourne Caswell Baker was born Dec 1858, Tennessee; died 26 Apr 1936; was buried Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    6. Sarah Baker was born Abt 1863, Tennessee.
    7. Lydia Baker was born Abt 1867, Tennessee.
    8. Lizza Baker was born Abt 1869, Tennessee.

  5. 12.  James Vance was born Abt 1812, Tennessee.

    Other Events:

    • Census: 1850, District 13, Jefferson County, Tennessee
    • Census: 1870, District 6, Jefferson County, Tennessee
    • Census: 1880, District 15, Jefferson County, Tennessee

    James married Margaret King 23 Sep 1834, Knox County, Tennessee. Margaret was born Abt 1812, Tennessee; died 1870/1880. [Group Sheet]


  6. 13.  Margaret King was born Abt 1812, Tennessee; died 1870/1880.

    Other Events:

    • Census: 1850, District 13, Jefferson County, Tennessee
    • Census: 1870, District 6, Jefferson County, Tennessee

    Children:
    1. Rebecca Vance was born Abt 1839, Tennessee.
    2. 6. Samuel L. "Sam" Vance was born 1841, Jefferson County, Tennessee; died 17 Sep 1901; was buried New Market Cemetery, New Market, Jefferson County, Tennessee.
    3. Henry Vance was born Abt 1844, Tennessee.
    4. John Vance was born Abt 1849, Tennessee.
    5. Adam Vance was born Abt 1854, Tennessee.

  7. 14.  Samuel Kennedy was born 2 Jul 1824, Knox County, Tennessee (son of Adam Meek Kennedy and Elizabeth D. Ritchey); died 31 Jul 1887; was buried New Market Cemetery, New Market, Jefferson County, Tennessee.

    Other Events:

    • Census: 1870, District 6, Jefferson County, Tennessee
    • Census: 1880, District 6, Jefferson County, Tennessee

    Samuel married Margaret Elizabeth Nail 7 Dec 1844, Knox County, Tennessee. Margaret was born Abt 1824, Knox County, Tennessee. [Group Sheet]


  8. 15.  Margaret Elizabeth Nail was born Abt 1824, Knox County, Tennessee.

    Other Events:

    • Census: 1870, District 6, Jefferson County, Tennessee
    • Census: 1880, District 6, Jefferson County, Tennessee

    Children:
    1. Mary Kennedy was born Abt 1846, Tennessee.
    2. 7. Martha Elizabeth Kennedy was born 9 Feb 1851, Knox County, Tennessee; died 27 Oct 1916, Knox County, Tennessee; was buried 28 Oct 1916, New Market Cemetery, New Market, Jefferson County, Tennessee.
    3. Margaret J. Kennedy was born Abt 1853, Tennessee.
    4. R. Evaline Kennedy was born Abt 1858, Tennessee.
    5. Samuel Kennedy was born Abt 1862, Tennessee.
    6. John Kennedy was born Abt 1865, Indiana.
    7. Almeda Kennedy was born Abt 1870, Tennessee.