ATWELL Richard b. ca 1784 Caswell Co, North Carolina d. Aft 27 Mar 1855 Barren Co, Kentucky: The Dennis-Tennison Family
ATWELL Richard

ATWELL Richard

Male 1784 - Aft 1855  (~ 71 years)

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  • Name ATWELL Richard 
    Prefix [IG-5x] 
    Born ca 1784  Caswell Co, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 27 Mar 1855  Barren Co, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I10556  Dennis/Tennison Families | Ignatius Nevitte Tennison, son John Tennison
    Last Modified 16 Dec 2020 

    Family ATWELL (Tennison) Sarah -> [IG8]    (B: ca 1815    Charles Co, MD)    (D:     ) 
    Married 8 Dec 1803  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 16 Dec 2020 
    Family ID F1549  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • In 1804 Richard Atwell purchased 106 acres of land in Caswell county from his father in law, Ignatius Tennison. The land description named family friends: ....on the Waters of Dobbin’s creek and Hoggan creek, Tennison’s corner in Joseph Arnett’s line to Ruark’s corner with his and said Tennison line and John Powell’s to Simpson Ford Line. Wit: John B Tennison, Mary Tennison [Bk . N, pg. 1901-1991. He sold the land back to Iganatius. In 1807 with witnesses: John B Tennyson and Assa L Tennison.
      Note in conducting research, there are four different men named Richard Atwell. (1) Richard Atwell b. ca 1782 married Sarah Tennison. (2) Richard Atwell b. 1832, son of above. (3) Richard Atwell [b. ca 1813 KY] son of John Atwell, brother to Richard who married Sarah Tennison. (4) Richard Moses Atwell [b. 1848] son of William Henry, grand son of above Richard [b. 1782]