Seeing information on George Willis Booker who married Martha Beasley in Hickman County Tennessee in 1850

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George Willis Booker was son of James Booker, North Carolina.  Am interested in Martha Beasley's family history.  Her father was James Baugh Beasley, Grandfather Barnett Beasley, gg grandfather John Pitts Beasley.
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1850 US Census at Hickman Co., Hickman, TN 
birthplace: Tennessee
birth year (estimated): 1837
  Household Gender Age Birthplace
  Hilliard Beasley M 35 North Carolina
  Ibba Beasley F 24 North Carolina
  Martha Beasley F 13 Tennessee
  James Beasley M 12 Tennessee
  William Beasley M 11 Tennessee
  Joseph Beasley M 9 Tennessee
  Mary Beasley F 2 Tennessee
  Susan Beasley F 0 Tennessee
  Barnett Beasley M 84 North Carolina



Ancestral File has Martha E. Beasley's mother Mary Mitchell, b about 1797 VA. Her mother died 13 May 1864 at Hickman Co., TN. Martha's grandfather Barnet Beasley's wife was Susannah Baugh born about 1769 and died 1840/1850.

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There is a user submitted ancestral file that list his parents as James Booker and Serena Chappell that might be worth pursuing.  Serena is in the census in TN in 1860 and 1870 - but no James in household.

User Submitted Pedigrees

Citing This Record  "Pedigree Resource File", database, FamilySearch (

name:  James Booker

father:  (Unknown) Booker

mother:  Lavaisey (Unknown)

spouse:  Sarena Chappell

father:  Drury Chappell

mother:  Sarah Sexton

child :  Willis Booker gender:  male

birth:  7 March 1827 Tennessee

death:  24 December 1912 Tennessee

burial: Little Rock Cemetery, (Hickman County), Tennessee

Spouse  Martha E. Beasley

birth:  26 August 1826

marriage:  about 1851

death:  after 14 June 1880

by Chris Hoyt G2G6 Pilot (897k points)

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