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From: "Brenda Gail Pitts" <>
Subject: Blackard in the Dawes Roll, Cherokee by birth
Date: Thu, 12 Oct 2000 14:26:56 -0500


1. Joseph Vann Blackard, born 1900. He was the son of 2. William
Merit Blackard and 3. Clara Starr.

Generation No. 2

2. William Merit Blackard, born 1875. He was the son of 4. Thomas H
Blackard and 5. Tennessee J Watts. He married 3. Clara Starr Abt.
1902.
3. Clara Starr, born 1890. She was the daughter of 6. Ellis Starr
and 7. Susan Adair.

Notes for Clara Starr:
Dawes Roll:
1 3592 261 Blackard Clara 22 F 1-2 1306 Cherokees by Blood
1 3593 261 Blackard Irene 3 F 1-4 1306 Cherokees by Blood
1 3594 261 Blackard Joe 2 M 1-4 1306 Cherokees by Blood
1 1403 447 Blackard Vida Ruth 2 F 1-4 1401 Minor Cherokees by Blood
1 3481 459 Blackard William Hormer 1 M 1-64 1569 Minor Cherokees by
Blood


Children of William Blackard and Clara Starr are:
i. Irene Blackard, born 1899.
1 ii. Joseph Vann Blackard, born 1900.
iii. Vida R Blackard, born Abt. 1919.
iv. William Hormer Blackard, born Abt. 1921.


Generation No. 3

4. Thomas H Blackard, born June 05, 1851; died September 13, 1941 in
Muldrow, Sequoyah Co., OK. He was the son of 8. William Merit
Blackard and 9. Rachel Holmes Bell. He married 5. Tennessee J Watts
October 23, 1872 in Johnson Co., AR.
5. Tennessee J Watts, born November 13, 1852 in Obion Co., TN; died
February 05, 1928 in Muldrow, Sequoyah Co., OK. She was the daughter
of 10. Solomon Watts and 11. Elizabeth Nedry.

Children of Thomas Blackard and Tennessee Watts are:
2 i. William Merit Blackard, born 1875; married (1) Clara Starr Abt.
1902; married (2) Esther Park Abt. 1930.
ii. Vida Blackard, born Abt. 1876; married Hugh Nicholas; born Abt.
1876.
iii. Nora Viola Blackard, born February 15, 1880 in Muldrow,
Sequoyah Co., OK; died 1941 in Muldrow, Sequoyah Co., OK; married
Gideon J. Patton February 13, 1898 in Muldrow, Sequoyah Co., OK; born
May 06, 1875; died 1967 in Muldrow, Sequoyah Co., OK.
iv. Charles Blackard, born December 26, 1882 in Remy, Sequoyah Co.,
OK; died Abt. 1918 in Muldrow, Sequoyah Co., OK; married Ibbie M
Rhodes 1905 in Sequoyah Co., OK; born Abt. 1885 in Mo.


6. Ellis Starr, born Abt. 1860. He married 7. Susan Adair Abt.
1870.
7. Susan Adair, born Abt. 1860.

Child of Ellis Starr and Susan Adair is:
3 i. Clara Starr, born 1890; married William Merit Blackard Abt.
1902.


Generation No. 4

8. William Merit Blackard, born April 15, 1822 in Hurdle Mills,
Person Co., NC; died January 11, 1865 in Rock Island Union prison
camp, IL. He was the son of 16. William Thomas Blackard and 17. Mary
Sarah Sally Farmer. He married 9. Rachel Holmes Bell 1848 in Johnson
Co., AR.
9. Rachel Holmes Bell, born March 15, 1831 in Tenn; died September
20, 1908 in Oakland Cem.,Clarksville, Ar. She was the daughter of 18.
Henry Peeples Bell and 19. Susan Holmes.

Children of William Blackard and Rachel Bell are:
i. Susan Elizabeth Pus Blackard, born September 30, 1849 in AR; died
April 12, 1874 in PriceTown Cem. Johnson Co., AR; married John Reuben
Price Abt. 1867 in Johnson Co., AR; born 1839 in Hagerville, Johnson
Co., AR; died 1920 in PriceTown Cem, Johnson Co., AR.
4 ii. Thomas H Blackard, born June 05, 1851; died September 13, 1941
in Muldrow, Sequoyah Co., OK; married Tennessee J Watts October 23,
1872 in Johnson Co., AR.
iii. Martha J Mattie Blackard, born August 04, 1853; died July 24,
1874.
iv. William Daniel Bill Blackard, born March 31, 1856 in
Clarksville, Johnson Co., AR; died September 05, 1931 in Upper
Campcreek Cem., Muldrow, Sequoyah Co., OK; married (1) Matilda Ann
Watts Abt. 1880 in Muldrow, OK; born July 01, 1851; died June 02, 1888
in Lee's Chapel Cem, Muldrow, Sequoyah Co., OK; married (2) Mollie
Galloway 1891; born Abt. 1858 in Clarksville, Johnson Co., AR.
v. John Vincent Blackard, born February 15, 1858 in Johnson Co., AR;
died August 1930 in Muldrow, OK; married Nellie Ida Ellen Babb
December 01, 1880 in Johnson Co., AR; born 1865 in Corinth, MS; died
1919 in Muldrow, OK.
vi. Toliver Goldstone II Blackard, born March 31, 1861 in
Clarksville, AR; died January 08, 1944 in Oakland Cem., Clarksville,
AR; married Della Donnell November 20, 1899 in Johnson Co., AR; born
August 15, 1867; died February 28, 1957 in Oakland Cem., Clarksville,
AR.
vii. Mary Bell Blackard, born March 11, 1863; died May 30, 1943 in
Oakland Cem., Clarksville, Ar; married Samuel Sevier Park September
27, 1882 in Johnson Co., AR; born April 24, 1857 in Ozark, Christian,
MO; died June 30, 1942 in Oakland Cem., Clarksville, Ar.


10. Solomon Watts, born January 26, 1819 in AL; died 1883. He was
the son of 20. Malachi Watts and 21. Delila Gray. He married 11.
Elizabeth Nedry.
11. Elizabeth Nedry, born Abt. 1825.

Children of Solomon Watts and Elizabeth Nedry are:
i. John M Watts, born 1844; died September 19, 1863 in Civil War
Cem.
ii. Matilda Ann Watts, born July 01, 1851; died June 02, 1888 in
Lee's Chapel Cem, Muldrow, Sequoyah Co., OK; married William Daniel
Bill Blackard Abt. 1880 in Muldrow, OK; born March 31, 1856 in
Clarksville, Johnson Co., AR; died September 05, 1931 in Upper
Campcreek Cem., Muldrow, Sequoyah Co., OK.
iii. William Henry Watts, born Abt. 1852; married Louisa Matilda
Taylor; born 1852.
5 iv. Tennessee J Watts, born November 13, 1852 in Obion Co., TN;
died February 05, 1928 in Muldrow, Sequoyah Co., OK; married Thomas H
Blackard October 23, 1872 in Johnson Co., AR.


Generation No. 5

16. William Thomas Blackard, born 1794 in Hurdle Mills, Person Co.,
NC; died in a drinking man who disappeared. He was the son of 32.
Jobe Blackard and 33. Jean Hargis. He married 17. Mary Sarah Sally
Farmer November 05, 1818 in Person Co., NC.
17. Mary Sarah Sally Farmer, born 1798 in Person Co., N.Carolina;
died Aft. May 20, 1835 in NC. She was the daughter of 34. Daniel
Farmer, Sr. and 35. Sarah Moore Tapley.

Children of William Blackard and Mary Farmer are:
i. Toliver Goldstone Blackard, Sr., born November 1819 in Person
Co., NC; died 1898 in Oakland Cem, Clarksville, AR; married (1) Mary
Penn Abt. 1840 in NC; born Abt. 1818 in Person Co., NC; died Bef. 1855
in Johnson Co., AR; married (2) Jane Daniel Gray November 01, 1855 in
Johnson Co., AR; born 1837 in Person Co., NC; died in Johnson Co., AR.
8 ii. William Merit Blackard, born April 15, 1822 in Hurdle Mills,
Person Co., NC; died January 11, 1865 in Rock Island Union prison
camp, IL; married Rachel Holmes Bell 1848 in Johnson Co., AR.
iii. Mary D Blackard, born October 08, 1824 in N. Carolina; married
Anderson Payne May 16, 1844 in Person Co., NC; born Abt. 1824.
iv. Sarah Jane Blackard, born March 13, 1826 in Person Co., NC;
married William Henry Wade May 17, 1847 in Person Co., NC; born 1820
in Person Co., NC; died 1903 in Person Co., NC.
v. Lucy Jane Taply Blackard, born April 25, 1827 in Person Co., NC;
died December 07, 1906 in Oakland Cem, Clarksville, AR; married Louis
Lewis Blalock October 18, 1847 in Person Co., NC; born December 27,
1818 in Person Co., NC; died June 19, 1902 in Oakland Cem,
Clarksville, AR.
vi. Thomas Washington Blackard, born November 24, 1828 in Hurdle
Mills, Person Co., NC; died May 07, 1915 in Mt Zion Methodist Church
Cem., Hurdle Mills, Person Co., NC; married Sarahfine Teer November
30, 1865 in Alamance Co., NC; born February 02, 1840; died May 30,
1916 in Mt Zion Methodist Church Cem., Hurdle Mills, Person Co., NC.
vii. Susan T. Blackard, born August 27, 1830; married Daniel Cook
Abt. 1848 in Person Co., NC; born Bef. 1826.
viii. Irvin Hence Blackard, born May 25, 1832 in Person Co.,
N.Carolina; died August 10, 1861 in Wilson's Creek, Civil War, MO;
married Lavinia Jane Johnson September 21, 1854 in Johnson Co., AR;
born January 07, 1835 in Mississippi; died December 25, 1912 in Nordin
Cem., Pope Co., AR.
ix. Elizabeth F. Blackard, born September 25, 1833 in Person Co.,
NC; married John Monroe Nicholson September 01, 1853; born 1833 in
Wilkes Co., NC.
x. Laurence H Blackard, born May 20, 1835 in Person Co., NC; died
October 20, 1920 in Oakland Cem, Clarksville, AR; married Martha
Lucinda Phillips November 06, 1856 in Person Co., NC; born January 08,
1838 in Person Co., NC; died April 10, 1914 in Oakland Cem,
Clarksville, AR.
18. Henry Peeples Bell, born 1799 in Wayne Co., NC; died 1863 in
Liberty, Sebastian Co., AR. He was the son of 36. William Bell III
and 37. Elizabeth Handley. He married 19. Susan Holmes 1827 in Wayne
Co., NC.
19. Susan Holmes, born Abt. 1797 in Wayne Co., NC; died in Liberty,
Sebastian Co., AR. She was the daughter of 38. William Holmes and 39.
Jane Brown.

Children of Henry Bell and Susan Holmes are:
i. Moses Bell, Dr., born June 22, 1828 in Henderson Co., TN; died
April 16, 1913 in Ft. Smith, AR; married (1) Sarah Jane Moffett
December 30, 1850 in Franklin Co., AR; born March 24, 1833 in
Huntington, TN; died December 29, 1879 in Indian Terr West, Sequoyah
Co., OK; married (2) Minerva Jane Taylor Foreman Abt. 1886 in Cherokee
Nation West, OK; born September 1866 in Going Snake Dist., Cherokee
Nation West, OK.
ii. Sarah Ann Bell, born November 26, 1829; married Joseph N Basham
Abt. 1850 in Johnson Co., AR; born Abt. 1829.
9 iii. Rachel Holmes Bell, born March 15, 1831 in Tenn; died
September 20, 1908 in Oakland Cem.,Clarksville, Ar; married William
Merit Blackard 1848 in Johnson Co., AR.
iv. Zilpha Bell, born October 22, 1832; married Archibald Mickel;
born Abt. 1832.
v. William Henry Bell, born September 07, 1834; married Nancy
Johnson Abt. 1854; born Abt. 1834.
vi. Susan Bell, born January 22, 1836; died September 17, 1836.
vii. John T Bell, born September 09, 1837 in TN; married Mecca
Caldwell January 1870 in AR; born Abt. 1837.
viii. Joseph C Bell, born January 08, 1839 in AR; married Patience;
born Abt. 1839.
ix. Mary Jane Bell, born September 14, 1840.
x. Minnie Bell, born August 11, 1842; married John Alexander
Caruthers July 31, 1861 in Greenwood, Sebastian Co., AR; born Abt.
1840.
xi. James Knox Bell, M.D., born August 11, 1845 in AR; married Zella
Ann Caldwell Abt. 1865; born Abt. 1845.


20. Malachi Watts, born January 09, 1793 in Person Co., NC; died
December 16, 1873 in Ludwig, Johnson Co., AR. He was the son of 40.
Garrett Z Watts and 41. Annis Self Selph. He married 21. Delila Gray
March 12, 1818 in Gibson Co., TN.
21. Delila Gray, born Abt. 1795 in AL; died Abt. 1826 in Cherokee
Nation East.

Children of Malachi Watts and Delila Gray are:
10 i. Solomon Watts, born January 26, 1819 in AL; died 1883; married
Elizabeth Nedry.
ii. Delilah Watts, born April 16, 1823 in AL; married Cullen J
Boyette Abt. 1843; born Abt. 1823; died 1863 in Johnson Co., AR.
iii. Garrett Watts, born October 04, 1825 in AL; died Abt. 1846;
married Mary Waite Abt. 1845; born Abt. 1825.


Generation No. 6

32. Jobe Blackard, born December 16, 1766 in Person Co., NC; died
Bef. September 01, 1800 in Person Co., NC. He was the son of Wm
Willyoube Blackard, Sr.. He married 33. Jean Hargis January 31, 1792
in Yanceyville, Caswell Co., NC.
33. Jean Hargis, born November 11, 1769 in NC; died January 25, 1816
in Person Co., NC. She was the daughter of Shadrach Hargis, Capt. and
Nancy Lea Brooks.

Notes for Jobe Blackard:
The 1794 Tax list lists Job Blackard in St. Lukes District with 0 Land
and 1White polls. Also #16 land grants for Person Co., NC is
Blackard(Blackert), Job 40 acres granted, entered on Dec 6, 1799,
located Flat R adj Thos. Blalock and Thos Person. Chain carriers Thos
Hudgins and Wm. Hargis. Inventory of estate of Job Blackard, dec,
taken 9/1/1800 by Jean Blackard, adm., Book 2, Sept Court 1800, # 269.
(source notes are transcribed from Caswell Co., NC Query Forum posted
June 27, 1999 by Donna Blackard Wood.)

29 Aug 1820 Deed Book G Page 47-9
William Hargis, atty and agt for JEREMIAH BLACKARD now of Franklin
Co., TN, WILLIAM BLACKARD, WASHINGTON R. BLACKARD, NANCY
BLACKARD -all heirs of legatees of JOB BLACKARD decd of Person Co. -
to Richard R. Moore and John Allridge, for $160, their undivided
shares or 4/5 of 176 A on Flat River adj Thos Blalack Jun., Abraham
Moore, Thos Person. Wit: Benja Phillips, David Allridge.

Children of Jobe Blackard and Jean Hargis are:
i. Jeremiah Blackard, born May 29, 1792 in Person Co., NC; died
October 18, 1878 in MS; married (1) Elizabeth Farquhar December 12,
1812 in Person Co., NC; born November 01, 1794 in Person Co., NC; died
Abt. 1816; married (2) Jane Hargis May 25, 1816 in Person Co., NC;
born May 01, 1788; married (3) Sarah Jane McCoy January 12, 1874; born
Abt. 1830.
16 ii. William Thomas Blackard, born 1794 in Hurdle Mills, Person
Co., NC; died in a drinking man who disappeared; married Mary Sarah
Sally Farmer November 05, 1818 in Person Co., NC.
iii. Nancy Blackard, born 1796 in Person Co., NC; died Aft. 1860 in
Lawrence, TN; married William Flat River Clayton September 18, 1821 in
Person Co., NC; born Abt. 1795 in Person Co., NC; died Aft. 1850 in
Lawrence, TN.
iv. Frances Frankey Snow Blackard, born July 28, 1798 in Person
Co., NC; died December 02, 1872 in Hamilton, Gallatin Co., IL; married
Zachariah Berry Allen June 24, 1819 in Maury Co., TN; born October 12,
1795 in VA; died August 01, 1844 in Gallatin, IL.
v. Washington Radford Blackard, born May 06, 1800 in Person Co., NC;
died September 10, 1835 in Haywood Co., TN; married Mary Oliver Abt.
1820; born Abt. 1800.


34. Daniel Farmer, Sr., born 1760 in Caswell Co., NC; died 1828 in
Person Co., NC. He was the son of Samuel Farmer and Cassandra
Holeman. He married 35. Sarah Moore Tapley August 07, 1781 in Caswell
Co., NC.
35. Sarah Moore Tapley, born Abt. 1760 in Orange Co., NC; died in
Person Co., NC. She was the daughter of Hosea Tapley, Jr. and Sarah
Moore.

Children of Daniel Farmer and Sarah Tapley are:
i. Lucy Farmer, born Abt. 1784; died Aft. 1850; married Robert Clark
September 26, 1803 in Person Co., NC; born Abt. 1775; died Aft. 1850.
ii. John Farmer, born Abt. 1788.
iii. Susan Farmer, born Abt. 1789 in Caswell Co., NC; died Aft.
1850 in Person Co., N. Carolina; married John Phillips, Sr February
18, 1811 in Caswell Co., NC; born Abt. 1775 in Person Co., NC; died
October 15, 1836 in Aldridge Creek, Person Co., NC.
iv. David Farmer, born Abt. 1790; married Martha Burchfield 1810;
born Abt. 1790.
v. William Farmer, born Abt. 1792; married Susanna Barrett 1812;
born 1792.
vi. Jane Farmer, born August 25, 1796 in Caswell Co., NC; died Aft.
1832 in Lott Cem., Camden, MS; married Richard Rimmer 1816; born March
01, 1790 in Caswell Co., NC; died March 08, 1858 in Lott Cem.,
Camden, MS.
17 vii. Mary Sarah Sally Farmer, born 1798 in Person Co., N.Carolina;
died Aft. May 20, 1835 in NC; married William Thomas Blackard November
05, 1818 in Person Co., NC.
viii. Elizabeth Farmer, born Abt. 1799; married Elija Hicks 1822;
born Abt. 1799.
ix. Hosea Tapley Farmer, born Abt. 1807; died Abt. 1853 in
Waynesville, MO; married Elizabeth Yarbrough 1827; born 1807.
x. Daniel Farmer, Jr, born Abt. 1810 in Person Co., NC; died
January 29, 1864 in Knoxville Bend, AR shot by Union soldiers; married
(1) Martha Penn September 21, 1830 in Person Co., NC; born Abt. 1810
in Person Co., NC; died Bef. 1847 in Clarksville, Johnson Co., AR;
married (2) Margaret C Brown 1847 in Johnson Co., AR; born 1822 in TN;
died in Johnson Co., AR.

36. William Bell III, born Abt. 1756 in Augusta Co., VA; died 1802
in Wayne Co., NC. He was the son of William Bell, Jr. He married 37.
Elizabeth Handley Abt. 1780.
37. Elizabeth Handley, born 1767 in Augusta Co., VA; died Bef. 1823
in Wayne Co., NC. She was the daughter of James Handley, Sr and
Elizabeth Betsey Lee.

Children of William Bell and Elizabeth Handley are:
i. Jeremiah Bell, born Abt. 1785.
ii. William Bell, born Abt. 1787.
iii. Sarah Bell, born Abt. 1789.
iv. John Bell, born Abt. 1792.
18 v. Henry Peeples Bell, born 1799 in Wayne Co., NC; died 1863 in
Liberty, Sebastian Co., AR; married (1) Sarah Holmes January 01, 1820
in Wayne Co., NC; married (2) Susan Holmes 1827 in Wayne Co., NC.


38. William Holmes, born Abt. 1775. He married 39. Jane Brown Abt.
1793.
39. Jane Brown, born Abt. 1775.

Children of William Holmes and Jane Brown are:
19 i. Susan Holmes, born Abt. 1797 in Wayne Co., NC; died in Liberty,
Sebastian Co., AR; married (1) Henry Shadden Abt. 1815 in Wayne Co.,
NC; married (2) Henry Peeples Bell 1827 in Wayne Co., NC.
ii. Sarah Holmes, born 1799 in Wayne Co., NC; died 1826 in Henderson
Co., TN; married Henry Peeples Bell January 01, 1820 in Wayne Co., NC;
born 1799 in Wayne Co., NC; died 1863 in Liberty, Sebastian Co., AR.
iii. James Holmes, born October 18, 1807 in TN; died October 02,
1884 in Pope Co., AR; married Mary Denton 1826; born January 09, 1810
in TN; died December 08, 1877 in Pope Co., AR.


40. Garrett Z Watts, born January 08, 1756 in Bowling Green,
Caroline Co., VA; died February 06, 1838 in Perry Co., AL. He was the
son of John Chief Li Watts and Kaiyantahee Onitositah. He married 41.
Annis Self Selph July 16, 1788 in Anson Co., NC.
41. Annis Self Selph, born 1766 in VA; died 1855. She was the
daughter of Vincent Self.

Children of Garrett Watts and Annis Selph are:
i. Solomon Watts, born 1780.
ii. Nancy Watts, born 1786.
iii. Annis Watts, born 1788.
20 iv. Malachi Watts, born January 09, 1793 in Person Co., NC; died
December 16, 1873 in Ludwig, Johnson Co., AR; married (1) Delila Gray
March 12, 1818 in Gibson Co., TN; married (2) Susan Matilda Toler
November 21, 1830 in Gibson Co., TN.
v. John Watts, born Abt. 1797.
vi. Jefferson Thomas Watts, born 1797.
vii. Malinda Watts, born Abt. 1800.
viii. Vincent Vinson Watts, born January 12, 1805; died May 10, 1879
in Van Buren, AR; married Lunicy Harris; born February 01, 1818; died
July 11, 1894.
ix. Clinton Watts, born 1808 in GA; died Abt. 1870 in Pontotoc, MS;
married Lettie Fields June 13, 1833 in Jefferson Co., AL; born
February 18, 1813 in TN; died September 21, 1882 in Pontotoc, MS.




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