DENNIS James Thaxton b. 11 Apr 1818 Overton Co, Tennessee d. 20 Mar 1892 Dent Co, Missouri: The Dennis-Tennison Family
DENNIS James Thaxton

DENNIS James Thaxton

Male 1818 - 1892  (73 years)

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  • Name DENNIS James Thaxton 
    Title 1818 
    Prefix [JC-JO.6] 
    Born 11 Apr 1818  Overton Co, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Mar 1892  Dent Co, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Mount Hermon Cemetery, Lenox, Dent Co, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    James Thaxton DENNIS
    James Thaxton DENNIS
    Person ID I189  Dennis/Tennison Families | James Dennis, son John Tennison
    Last Modified 23 Oct 2020 

    Father DENNIS John -> [JC-JO]    (B: ca 1786    Caswell Co, NC)    (D: 23 Mar 1865    Overton Co, TN) 
    Mother DENNIS (Arnett) Mary -> [JC-JOx]     (B: ca 1790    North Carolina)    (D: ca 1865    Overton Co, TN) 
    Married CA 1808  Overton Co, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4443  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family DENNIS (Hunter) Luncinda Catherine -> [JC-JO.6x]    (B: 20 Apr 1815    South Carolina)    (D: 3 Apr 1892    Dent Co, MO) 
    Married ca 1835  Overton Co, Tennessee (Probably) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children                                          
    +1. DENNIS George Washington Lafayette[JC-JO.61]B: 2 Jun 1837Overton Co, TN D: 7 Apr 1919Overton Co, TN
     2. CLARK (Dennis) Pauline Emeline[JC-JO.62]B: 4 Jul 1840Overton Co, TN D: 12 Aug 1926Tacoma, Pierce Co, WA
     3. DENNIS Mary Emeline "Polly"[JC-JO.63]B: 4 Jul 1840Illinois
     4. DENNIS John M[JC-JO.64]B: 9 Mar 1844Tennessee D: ca 1867Missouri
     5. SHANER (Dennis) Nancy Catherine[JC-JO.65]B: 12 Sep 1846Tennessee D: 4 Jun 1938Dent Co, MO
     6. DENNIS Sarah Roberts[JC-JO.66]B: 20 Oct 1848Tennessee
     7. RINER (Dennis) Martha Sarah "Patsy"[JC-JO.67]B: 3 Feb 1851Tennessee D: 13 May 1947White Co, AR
     8. DENNIS Martha[JC-JO.68]
    +9. DENNIS James Madison[JC-JO.69]B: 27 May 1854Tennessee D: 9 Apr 1931Dent Co, MO
     10. STITES (Dennis) Lucinda Jane[JC-JO.6(10)]B: 8 Feb 1857Missouri D: 2 Feb 1880Missouri
    Last Modified 26 Dec 2020 
    Family ID F75  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • It is believed that the James Thaxton family moved to Morgan Co., IL during the 1840's. (See additional information under Lucinda Hunter Dennis).
      No 1850 census has been found but starting in 1860 thur 1880 the family is living in Dent Co., MO.
      James Thaxton Dennis died about 1892 in Dent Co., MO. Lucinda died in August 1892 also in Dent Co., MO. Burial location has not been found. James T's will was filed in Salem, Dent Co., MO.
      [Information from John Reid, P.O. Box 7162, Libertyville, IL. 60048, 2004; Additional information from Susan Antley, Santley@tctwest.net)