TENNISON James Henry

TENNISON James Henry

Male 1835 - 1875  (~ 39 years)

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  • Name TENNISON James Henry 
    Prefix [AB-AB.76-51] 
    Born Jul 1835  Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 22 Jan 1875 
    Person ID I282  Dennis/Tennison Families | Abosolam, son of John , jr. (8
    Last Modified 8 Dec 2020 

    Father TENNISON Hiram Abraham -> [AB-AB.76-5]    (B: Feb 1805    Rowan Co, NC)    (D: 1863    Tishomingo Co, MS) 
    Mother TENNISON (Vawter) Sarah Winifred -> [AB-AB.76-5x]    (B: 1815    Unk)    (D: 19 Sept 1870    Tishomingo Co, MS) 
    Married Bef 1834 
    Family ID F93  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family TENNISON (Martin) Amanda -> [AB-AB.76-51x]    (B: 3 Jan 1838    Tennessee)    (D: 23 Oct 1909    Stephenville, Erath Co, TX) 
    Married 1855  Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children                                              
     1. TENNISON Lucinda Jane[AB-AB.76-51.1]B: 1856
     2. TENNISON William R[AB-AB.76-51.2]B: 1858
     3. INGRAM (Tennison) Cynthia (Sintha)[AB-AB.76-51.3]B: Jun 1860
     4. TENNISON Josephenia[AB-AB.76-51.4]
    +5. TENNISON Henry Davis[AB-AB.76-51.5]B: 28 Jan 1863
     6. TENNISON John Horton[AB-AB.76-51.6]B: 1865
     7. TENNISON William Hiram[AB-AB.76-51.7]B: 24 Jan 1865
     8. TENNISON Belarah Deborah[AB-AB.76-51.8]
     9. TENNISON Fannie Bell[AB-AB.76-51.9]B: 19 Aug 1867
     10. HETTICH (Tennison) Julia Ella[AB-AB.76-51.(10)B: Dec 1869 D: 20 Dec 1970Dallas, Dallas Co, TX
     11. TENNISON James Lovelace[AB-AB.76-51.(11)]
    Last Modified 21 Sep 2017 
    Family ID F107  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Information from Franklin Tennyson, 1991 via Tennyson surname board and 2003 exchange of emails.

      James Tennison moved with his father Hiram Tennison and family to Tishomingo, MS. The 1840 census indicates that the family had migrated to MS before 1840
      In 1860 census James Henry Tennison is married to Amanda Martin with children. He enlisted in the Civil War 19 Aug. 1861 in Luka, MS to join the 32 Infantry, Ro-Y.
      The 1970 death certificate of his daughter Julia Ella Hettich list her father's name as "Henry" rather than James.

      Note that there has been some confusion between this James Tennison family who moved to Tishomingo, MS. and the family of Ignatius Tennison' son John B. Tennison family which migrated to Pontotoc Co., MS ca 1834.