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D. C. Metcalf

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  1. 1.  D. C. Metcalf was born 19 Apr 1936, Tennessee (son of Walter James Metcalf and Nellie Ludema "Dean" McMahan); died 30 Apr 1936; was buried Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.

    Notes:

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    Reference:
    "Sevier County, Tennessee and Its Heritage", 1994, p 273.


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Walter James Metcalf was born 4 May 1902, Tennessee (son of James Riley Metcalf and Susan Anna "Susie" Watson); died 4 Oct 1976; was buried Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.

    Other Events:

    • Census: 1940, District 13, Sevier County, Tennessee

    Notes:

    Walter was a farmer, carpenter, and owner of a grocery store on Birds Creek Road.
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    Reference:
    "The Townsend Heritage", Kathy Townsend, 1984, p 33.
    Rosa Lee Downey notes, 16 June 1983, p 31.
    "Sevier County, Tennessee and Its Heritage", 1994, p 273.

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    Reference:
    "The Mountain Press", Laymon Luther Whaley obituary.

    Walter married Nellie Ludema "Dean" McMahan 1925, Sevier County, Tennessee. Nellie (daughter of John Wilson "Clubfoot" McMahan and Fanny Jane McMahan) was born 24 Jul 1896, Tennessee; died 9 Jan 1982; was buried Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Nellie Ludema "Dean" McMahan was born 24 Jul 1896, Tennessee (daughter of John Wilson "Clubfoot" McMahan and Fanny Jane McMahan); died 9 Jan 1982; was buried Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.

    Other Events:

    • Census: 1940, District 13, Sevier County, Tennessee

    Notes:

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    Reference:
    "The Townsend Heritage", Kathy Townsend, 1984, p 33.
    Rosa Lee Downey notes, 16 June 1983, p 31.
    "Sevier County, Tennessee and Its Heritage", 1994, p 273.

    Children:
    1. Russell V. Metcalf was born 10 Sep 1929, Tennessee; died 16 Sep 1980; was buried Walnut Grove Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    2. Wayne Metcalf was born 1 Jun 1931, Sevier County, Tennessee; died 26 Feb 1944; was buried Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    3. Louise Metcalf was born Abt 1926, Tennessee.
    4. 1. D. C. Metcalf was born 19 Apr 1936, Tennessee; died 30 Apr 1936; was buried Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    5. Homer Lee Metcalf was born Abt 1937, Tennessee.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  James Riley Metcalf was born 1850/1859 (son of John Metcalf and Mahala "Haley" Hansley); died 1927; was buried Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.

    Notes:

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    Reference:
    "The Townsend Heritage", Kathy Townsend, 1984, p 33.

    James married Susan Anna "Susie" Watson 4 Jan 1885, Sevier County, Tennessee. Susan (daughter of John W. Watson and Mary Ogle) was born 11 Apr 1866, Sevier County, Tennessee; died 12 Mar 1947; was buried Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Susan Anna "Susie" Watson was born 11 Apr 1866, Sevier County, Tennessee (daughter of John W. Watson and Mary Ogle); died 12 Mar 1947; was buried Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.

    Notes:

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    Reference:
    "The Townsend Heritage", Kathy Townsend, 1984, p 33.
    "Sevier County, Tennessee and Its Heritage", 1994, p 273.
    "Smoky Mountain Clans, Volume 2", 1983, Donald B. Reagan, p 177.

    Children:
    1. Mary Jane Metcalf was born 8 Apr 1888, Tennessee; died 1 May 1965; was buried Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    2. John R. Metcalf was born 26 Apr 1892, Tennessee; died 26 Nov 1981, Anderson County, Tennessee; was buried Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    3. David C. "Dave" Metcalf was born 16 Nov 1895, Tennessee; died 4 Oct 1977; was buried Mt. Zion Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    4. Earnest Elmer Metcalf was born 3 Jun 1897, Tennessee; died 8 Mar 1973; was buried Beech Grove Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    5. Frank Richard Metcalf was born 3 Jun 1899; died 2 Aug 1923; was buried Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    6. 2. Walter James Metcalf was born 4 May 1902, Tennessee; died 4 Oct 1976; was buried Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.

  3. 6.  John Wilson "Clubfoot" McMahan was born 16 Jan 1874, Tennessee (son of Harrison "Harry" McMahan and Jane); died 24 Aug 1924, Sevier County, Tennessee; was buried 24 Aug 1924, Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.

    Notes:

    Always signed his name "John son of Harry".
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    Reference:
    "The Townsend Heritage", Kathy Townsend, 1984, p 28, 33.
    Rosa Lee Downey notes, 16 June 1983, p 31.

    John — Fanny Jane McMahan. Fanny (daughter of Francis Marion McMahan and Nancy Townsend) was born 5 Sep 1871, Sevier County, Tennessee; died 3 Mar 1912, Sevier County, Tennessee; was buried Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Fanny Jane McMahan was born 5 Sep 1871, Sevier County, Tennessee (daughter of Francis Marion McMahan and Nancy Townsend); died 3 Mar 1912, Sevier County, Tennessee; was buried Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.

    Notes:

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    Reference:
    "The Townsend Heritage", Kathy Townsend, 1984, p 33.
    Kate (Shields) Maples family group records.
    Rosa Lee Downey notes, 16 June 1983, p 31.
    F. Marion McMahan Civil War pension papers.

    Children:
    1. 3. Nellie Ludema "Dean" McMahan was born 24 Jul 1896, Tennessee; died 9 Jan 1982; was buried Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    2. Steve Winfred McMahan was born 19 May 1898, Tennessee; died 3 Dec 1978; was buried Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    3. Mary Nancy Ann McMahan was born 28 Jun 1900, Sevier County, Tennessee; died 7 May 1977; was buried Chilhowee Cemetery, Seymour, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    4. Rachel Elizabeth McMahan was born 29 Jul 1903; died Bef 22 Oct 2001.
    5. Giles Beecher McMahan was born 3 Mar 1907, Tennessee; died 1 Jun 1989; was buried Moores Chapel Cemetery, Bradley County, Tennessee.
    6. Rebecca Ann McMahan was born 7 Apr 1909, Tennessee; died 27 May 1983; was buried Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  John Metcalf was born 1820, North Carolina.

    Notes:

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    Reference:
    "Sevier County, Tennessee and Its Heritage", 1994, p 273.

    John — Mahala "Haley" Hansley. Mahala was born 1826, Tennessee. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Mahala "Haley" Hansley was born 1826, Tennessee.

    Notes:

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    Reference:
    "Sevier County, Tennessee and Its Heritage", 1994, p 273.

    Children:
    1. William David Metcalf was born 13 Jul 1841, Tennessee; died 6 May 1923.
    2. Joseph Metcalf
    3. 4. James Riley Metcalf was born 1850/1859; died 1927; was buried Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    4. Alan Metcalf
    5. Elizabeth Metcalf
    6. Selina Jane Metcalf
    7. Sarah Metcalf
    8. Amanda Metcalf

  3. 10.  John W. WatsonJohn W. Watson was born Oct 1838, Haywood County, North Carolina (son of John Watson and Susannah "Susie" Conner); was buried Boogertown Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.

    Other Events:

    • Census: 1900, District 13, Sevier County, Tennessee

    Notes:

    Serving with the Union Army during the Civil War, John W. Watson enlisted in Company E, 2nd Tennessee Cavalry.
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    Reference:
    "Smoky Mountain Clans, Volume 2", 1983, Donald B. Reagan, p 155, 177.
    "Smoky Mountain Clans, Volume 3", Donald B. Reagan, 1983, p 87.

    John married Mary Ogle 27 Sep 1860, Sevier County, Tennessee. Mary (daughter of William Haggard "Buck" Ogle and Rachel Ownby) was born 1840, Tennessee. [Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  Mary Ogle was born 1840, Tennessee (daughter of William Haggard "Buck" Ogle and Rachel Ownby).

    Notes:

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    Reference
    "Smoky Mountain Clans, Volume 2", Donald B. Reagan, 1983, p 177.
    "Smoky Mountain Clans, Volume 3", Donald B. Reagan, 1983, p 87.

    Children:
    1. M. E. Watson was born 1863.
    2. 5. Susan Anna "Susie" Watson was born 11 Apr 1866, Sevier County, Tennessee; died 12 Mar 1947; was buried Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    3. Aaron M. Watson was born 18 Jan 1868, Tennessee; died 20 Jun 1934; was buried Pigeon Forge Baptist Church Cemetery, Pigeon Forge, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    4. David Coig Watson was born 10 Feb 1870, Tennessee; died 17 Dec 1919; was buried Boogertown Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    5. Martha Eldina Watson was born 5 Apr 1872, Tennessee; died 16 Nov 1947; was buried Proffitt Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    6. John Robert Watson was born 1875, Tennessee; died 1898; was buried Cartertown Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    7. M. E. Watson was born 1877, Tennessee.

  5. 12.  Harrison "Harry" McMahan was born Abt 1832, Tennessee (son of David Crockett McMahan and Mary Large).

    Notes:

    May be related to William "Gulger Bill" McMahan.
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    Reference:
    "The Townsend Heritage", Kathy Townsend, 1984, p 33.
    Rosa Lee Downey notes, 16 June 1983, p 31.

    Harrison married Jane Abt 1860. Jane was born 1 Feb 1843; died 17 Feb 1877; was buried Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee. [Group Sheet]


  6. 13.  Jane was born 1 Feb 1843; died 17 Feb 1877; was buried Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    Children:
    1. 6. John Wilson "Clubfoot" McMahan was born 16 Jan 1874, Tennessee; died 24 Aug 1924, Sevier County, Tennessee; was buried 24 Aug 1924, Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    2. Lucinda McMahan
    3. Matilda McMahan
    4. McMahan

  7. 14.  Francis Marion McMahanFrancis Marion McMahan was born 26 May 1843, Tennessee; was christened 24 Mar 1871, Sevier County, Tennessee (son of Archibald D. McMahan and Rebecca F. McMahan); died 24 Feb 1900, Sevier County, Tennessee; was buried 25 Feb 1900, Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.

    Notes:

    Francis Marion McMahan is said to have enlisted first in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. He may have collected a Confederate pension. None of this has been confirmed.

    Marion McMahan next served as a Private for the Union in Company E 2nd Tennessee Cavalry. He enlisted in Nicolasville, Kentucky 1 December 1862 age 21, fair complexion, blue eyes, fair hair with farmer as an occupation. He was mustered out 6 July 1865 in Nashville, Tennessee.

    2nd Regiment, Tennessee Cavalry

    Organized at Murfreesboro, Tenn., July, 1862. Attached to 7th Division, Army of the Ohio, to October, 1862. District of West Virginia, Dept. of the Ohio, to November. Unattached Cavalry, Cavalry Division, 14th Army Corps, Army of the Cumberland, November, 1862. Reserve Cavalry, Cavalry Division, Dept. of the Cumberland, to March, 1863. 2nd Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, Army of the Cumberland, to January, 1864. 3rd Brigade, Cavalry Division, 16th Army Corps, Dept. of the Tennessee, to April, 1864. 1st Brigade, 4th Division, Cavalry Corps, Dept. of the Cumberland, to June, 1864. District of North Alabama, Dept. of the Cumberland, to October, 1864. 1st Brigade, 4th Division, Cavalry Corps, Military Division Mississippi, to November, 1864. 1st Brigade, 7th Division, Cavalry Corps, Military Division Mississippi, to March, 1865. Dept. of Mississippi to May, 1865. Dept. of the Cumberland to July, 1865.

    SERVICE.-Operations about Cumberland Gap, Tenn., till September, 1862. Evacuation of Cumberland Gap and retreat to Greenupsburg, Ky., September 17-October 3. Operations in the Kanawha Valley, W. Va., till November. Ordered to Cincinnati,Ohio, thence to Louisville, Ky., and to Nashville, Tenn. Advance on Murfreesboro, Tenn., December 26-30. Nolensville December 27-28. Triune December 28. Wilkinson's Cross Roads December 29. Lizzard's between Triune and Murfreesboro December 29. Overall's Creek December 30. Battle of Stones River December 30-31, 1862, and January 1-3, 1863. Lytle's Creek January 5. Reconnoissance to Auburn, Liberty and Cainsville January 21-22. Expedition to Franklin January 31-February 13. Unionville, Middletown and Rover January 31. Rover February 13. Near Murfreesboro March 22. Operations against Pegram March 22-April 2. Danville March 24. Engagement at Franklin April 10. Expedition to McMinnville April 20-30. McMinnville April 21. Hickory Creek April 21. Slatersville April 22. Alexandria April 23. Wartrace April 29 and June 3. Triune June 9 and 11. Middle Tennessee or Tullahoma Campaign June 23-July 7. Eaglesville and Rover June 23. Middleton June 24. Fosterville, Guy's Gap and Shelbyville June 27. Bethpage Bridge, Elk River, July 1-2. Cocke County July 10. Expedition to Huntsville, Ala., July 13-22. Sparta August 9. Crossing Cumberland Mountains and Tennessee River and Chickamauga (Ga.) Campaign August 16-September 2. Reconnoissance from Shellmound toward Chattanooga August 30-31, Will's Valley August 31. Winston's Gap, Alpine, September 9. Alpine and Dirt Town September 12. Reconnoissance toward Lafayette September 13. Stevens' Gap September 18. Battle of Chickamauga, Ga., September 19-21. Dry Valley September 21. Operations against Wheeler and Roddy September 30-October 17. Anderson's Cross Roads October 2. Fayetteville October 13-14. Duty on Nashville & Chattanooga Railroad till December. Operations about Dandridge and Mossy Creek December 24-28. Expedition to Memphis, Tenn., December 28-January 4, 1864, thence moved to Colliersville, Tenn., January 14. Skirmish near Mossy Creek, Tenn., January 12, 1864 (Detachment). Smith's Expedition to Okolona, Miss., February 11-26. Near Okolona February 18. Houston February 19. West Point February 20-21. Prairie Station February 21. Okolona February 22. Tallahatchie River February 22. Ordered to Nashville, Tenn., February 27, and duty there till June. Duty on line of Nashville & Chattanooga Railroad, and in District of North Alabama till November. Operations in District of North Alabama June 24-August 20. Pond Springs, Ala., June 29. Operations against Wheeler August-September. Expedition from Decatur to Moulton August 17. Near Antioch Church August 18-19. Courtland and near Pond Springs August 19. Pursuit of Wheeler to Shoal Creek September 8-11. Operations against Forest and Hood September 16-November 3. Athens October 1-2. Defence of Decatur October 26-29. Nashville Campaign November-December. Owens' Cross Road December 1. Near Paint Rock Bridge December 7. Battle of Nashville December 15-16. Pursuit of Hood to the Tennessee River December 17-28. Hollow Tree Gap, Franklin and West Harpeth River December 17. Rutherford Creek December 19. Lynnville December 23. Anthony's Hill near Pulaski December 25. Sugar Creek December 25-26. Near Decatur December 27-28. Pond Springs and Hillsboro December 29. Near Leighton December 30. Russellville December 31. Duty at Gravelly Springs, Ala., till February 6, 1865. Moved to Vicksburg, Miss., thence to New Orleans, La., February 6-March 10. Return to Vicksburg, Miss., and duty there and at various points in the Dept. of Mississippi till May 27. Ordered to Nashville, Tenn., reporting there June 12. Mustered out July 6, 1865.

    Regiment lost during service 2 Officers and 14 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 208 Enlisted men by disease. Total 224.

    F. M. and Nancy were married by R. R. Ragan, Marriage License issued 2 March 1866 signed by W. H. Duggan, Sevier County, Tennessee County Clerk.

    Listed in 1870 Federal Census of 13th District, Sevier County, Tennessee as 27 year old farmer. Henry Weeks 22 is listed in the McMahan household as farm laborer.

    Charter member of the Shady Grove Baptist Church in Sevier County, Tennessee. He is also listed as one of the first teachers of the Union Sunday School formed at the church on the third Sunday in April 1884.

    Rosa Lee Downey lists Marion's birth date as 1841.
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    Reference:
    "The Townsend Heritage," Kathy Townsend, 1984, p 33, 111, 112.
    Rosa Lee Downey notes, 16 June 1983, p 12, 33.
    F. Marion McMahan Civil War pension and military papers, National Archives.
    "2nd Tennessee Cavalry Reg.", http://www.tngenweb.org/civilwar/usa2cav.html.

    Francis married Nancy Townsend 4 Mar 1866, Sevier County, Tennessee. Nancy (daughter of John Townsend and Mary "Polly" Baldridge) was born 13 Sep 1846, Tennessee; died 2 Sep 1922, Sevier County, Tennessee; was buried 3 Sep 1922, Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee. [Group Sheet]


  8. 15.  Nancy TownsendNancy Townsend was born 13 Sep 1846, Tennessee (daughter of John Townsend and Mary "Polly" Baldridge); died 2 Sep 1922, Sevier County, Tennessee; was buried 3 Sep 1922, Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.

    Other Events:

    • Census: 1850, District 11, Cocke County, Tennessee
    • Census: 1860, Cocke County, Tennessee
    • Census: 1900, District 13, Sevier County, Tennessee
    • Census: 1910, District 13, Sevier County, Tennessee
    • Census: 1920, Sevier County, Tennessee

    Notes:

    Listed in the 1850 Cocke County, North Carolina Census with parents.

    Listed in the 1860 Cocke County, Tennessee Federal Census with parents and her husband in the 1870 Federal Census of 13th District, Sevier County, Tennessee as house keeper unable to read or write.

    Charter member of the Shady Grove Baptist Church in Sevier County, Tennessee.

    Application for Reimbursement from Civil War pension lists cause of death as "old age and hurt from fall" and last sickness beginning 1 May 1922. She resided on Rural Route #9 at the time of her death. A $50.00 reimbursement was approved to Eddie Clabo (grandchild) and Charity Clabo.
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    Reference:
    "The Townsend Heritage", Kathy Townsend, 1984, p 33, 111, 112.
    Rosa Lee Downey notes, 16 June 1983, p 33.
    F. Marion McMahan Civil War pension papers.

    Children:
    1. Mary Rebecca McMahan was born 4 Feb 1867, Tennessee; was christened 26 Sep 1885, Sevier County, Tennessee; died 25 Oct 1901; was buried Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    2. Nellie L. McMahan was born 7 Dec 1869, Tennessee.
    3. 7. Fanny Jane McMahan was born 5 Sep 1871, Sevier County, Tennessee; died 3 Mar 1912, Sevier County, Tennessee; was buried Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    4. Sanders McMahan was born 28 May 1874, Tennessee.
    5. Jane McMahan was born 24 Apr 1878, Tennessee; died 3 Mar 1915; was buried Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Sevier County, Tennessee.
    6. Casmer D. "Cad" McMahan was born 3 Jan 1885, Sevier County, Tennessee.