Abijah E. "Bige" Roberts

Male 1884 - 1971  (86 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Abijah E. "Bige" Roberts was born 8 Jul 1884, (Van Buren County) Tennessee (son of James Harris "Bubby" Roberts and Martha Jane Grissom); died 12 Apr 1971, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , White Hill Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee.

    Abijah married Nancy Ann "Dinah" Hillis 15 Nov 1903, Van Buren County, Tennessee. Nancy (daughter of James Marshall "Tight-Wad" Hillis and Eva Jane "Evie" Hillis) was born 12 Oct 1877, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 8 Apr 1965, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; was buried , White Hill Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Albert T. Roberts was born , Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    2. Larcinia Roberts was born , (White County) Tennessee.
    3. Eva Roberts was born 19 Feb 1909, (White County) Tennessee; was buried , Shellsford Cemetery, 121 Bottoms Road, McMinnville, Warren County, Tennessee 37111.
    4. Versa Roberts was born , (White County) Tennessee.
    5. A. C. Roberts was born 12 Mar 1915, (White County) Tennessee; died 5 Oct 1979, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; was buried , Crain Hill Cemetery, White Hill, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    6. Martha Ann Roberts was born , (White County) Tennessee.
    7. Edd Roberts was born , (White County) Tennessee.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  James Harris "Bubby" Roberts was born 7 Jul 1860, (Van Buren County) Tennessee (son of John Wesley Roberts and Elizabeth Edna "Eady" Earles); died 15 May 1938, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; was buried , White Hill Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee.

    James married Martha Jane Grissom 1879, (Van Buren County) Tennessee. Martha (daughter of Elisha Grissom and Mary Ann "Polly" Talley) was born 25 Sep 1864, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 20 Feb 1936, (Van Buren County, Tennessee); was buried , White Hill Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Martha Jane Grissom was born 25 Sep 1864, (Van Buren County) Tennessee (daughter of Elisha Grissom and Mary Ann "Polly" Talley); died 20 Feb 1936, (Van Buren County, Tennessee); was buried , White Hill Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    Children:
    1. Louisa Roberts was born 31 Oct 1880, Van Buren County, Tennessee; died 0___ 1953, Warren County, Tennessee.
    2. William Thomas Roberts was born 0Jul 1882, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 29 Mar 1958, (Warren County, Tennessee); was buried , Smyrna Cemetery, Irving College, Warren County, Tennessee.
    3. 1. Abijah E. "Bige" Roberts was born 8 Jul 1884, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 12 Apr 1971, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , White Hill Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    4. Adella R. "Della" Roberts was born 11 Sep 1886, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 22 Mar 1919, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , White Hill Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    5. Albert Roberts was born 1 Jun 1889, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 9 Oct 1964, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; was buried , White Hill Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    6. Mary Roberts was born 0Jul 1891, (Van Buren County) Tennessee.
    7. Laura Ann Roberts was born 12 Nov 1892, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 11 Jun 1972, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; was buried , White Hill Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    8. Jacob "Jake" Roberts was born 20 Oct 1895, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 26 Jan 1982.
    9. John Melton Roberts was born 3 May 1899, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 12 Feb 1973, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; was buried , Crain Hill Cemetery, White Hill, Van Buren County, Tennessee.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  John Wesley Roberts was born 2 Jun 1833, (Van Buren County) Tennessee (son of William Bennett "Bennett" Roberts and Sarah "Sallie" Martin); died 26 Mar 1917, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Crain Hill Cemetery, White Hill, Van Buren County, Tennessee.

    John married Elizabeth Edna "Eady" Earles 15 Sep 1855, White County, Tennessee. Elizabeth (daughter of Harris Earles and Elizabeth Simmons) was born 29 Jan 1833, White County, Tennessee; died 9 Dec 1893, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Crain Hill Cemetery, White Hill, Van Buren County, Tennessee. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Elizabeth Edna "Eady" Earles was born 29 Jan 1833, White County, Tennessee (daughter of Harris Earles and Elizabeth Simmons); died 9 Dec 1893, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Crain Hill Cemetery, White Hill, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    Children:
    1. William Bennett "Bennett" Roberts was born 22 Feb 1859, White County, Tennessee; died 10 Aug 1943, White County, Tennessee; was buried , Crain Hill Cemetery, White Hill, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    2. 2. James Harris "Bubby" Roberts was born 7 Jul 1860, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 15 May 1938, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; was buried , White Hill Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    3. Sarah E. Roberts was born 0Sep 1863, (Van Buren County) Tennessee.
    4. Mary Jane Roberts was born 12 Apr 1865, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 26 Jul 1933, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Crain Hill Cemetery, White Hill, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    5. Martha Vesta Roberts was born 6 Jun 1866, Van Buren County, Tennessee; died 12 Apr 1926, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , White Hill Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    6. Nancy Roberts was born 1869, (White County, Tennessee).
    7. Louisa C. "Lou" Roberts was born 7 Jul 1873, (White County) Tennessee; died 25 Jul 1940, (White County) Tennessee; was buried , Crain Hill Cemetery, White Hill, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    8. Blackstone Oregon Roberts was born 6 Aug 1873, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 5 Aug 1943, Doyle, White County, Tennessee; was buried 6 Aug 1943, Sparkman Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee.

  3. 6.  Elisha Grissom was born 10 Mar 1847, Van Buren County, Tennessee (son of Robert Thomas "Thomas" Grissom and Sarah Bouldin); died 19 May 1919, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Hillis Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee.

    Elisha married Mary Ann "Polly" Talley 1862, (Van Buren County, Tennessee). Mary (daughter of John Wesley "Wesley" Talley and Sarah "Sallie" Martin) was born 19 Jan 1842, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 14 Mar 1914, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Hillis Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Mary Ann "Polly" Talley was born 19 Jan 1842, (Van Buren County) Tennessee (daughter of John Wesley "Wesley" Talley and Sarah "Sallie" Martin); died 14 Mar 1914, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Hillis Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    Children:
    1. Lodemia Grissom was born 29 Oct 1862, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 7 Jan 1951, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Hillis Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    2. 3. Martha Jane Grissom was born 25 Sep 1864, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 20 Feb 1936, (Van Buren County, Tennessee); was buried , White Hill Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    3. Adella Ann Grissom was born 10 Dec 1868, Van Buren County, Tennessee; died 17 Feb 1953, McMinnville, Warren County, Tennessee; was buried , Crain Hill Cemetery, White Hill, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    4. Laura Grissom was born 22 Apr 1872, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 5 May 1900, (Van Buren County, Tennessee); was buried , Hillis Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    5. Thomas Grissom was born 1 Oct 1883, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 5 Nov 1907, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Hillis Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    6. Mary Lou Grissom was born 13 Apr 1891, (Van Buren County) Tennessee.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  William Bennett "Bennett" Roberts was born 0___ 1792, North Carolina; died After 1870, (Van Buren County) Tennessee.

    William married Sarah "Sallie" Martin 23 Mar 1816, Wilkes County, North Carolina. Sarah was born 0___ 1794, North Carolina; died After 1870, (Van Buren County) Tennessee. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Sarah "Sallie" Martin was born 0___ 1794, North Carolina; died After 1870, (Van Buren County) Tennessee.
    Children:
    1. Martha Adeline "Patsy" Roberts was born 19 Aug 1825, North Carolina; died 26 Sep 1882, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Roberts Cemetery, White County, Tennessee.
    2. Oma\Oney Jane Roberts was born 1830, (Van Buren County) Tennessee.
    3. Lydia Louvenia Roberts was born (CIRCA 1823), (Van Buren County) Tennessee.
    4. 4. John Wesley Roberts was born 2 Jun 1833, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 26 Mar 1917, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Crain Hill Cemetery, White Hill, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    5. Elizabeth "Betsey" Roberts was born 1836, (Van Buren County) Tennessee.
    6. Nancy Emeline Roberts was born 1838, Van Buren County, Tennessee.

  3. 10.  Harris Earles was born 0___ 1803, (Rutherford County) North Carolina (son of Nathaniel Earles, Sr. and Rebecca LNU); died Bef 1870, White County, Tennessee.

    Harris married Elizabeth Simmons ~ 1828, (White County, Tennessee). Elizabeth (daughter of James Simmons, Sr. and Stacy Ann (Estacia) Roberts) was born 1808, (South Carolina). [Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  Elizabeth Simmons was born 1808, (South Carolina) (daughter of James Simmons, Sr. and Stacy Ann (Estacia) Roberts).
    Children:
    1. Nathan Earles was born 0___ 1830, White County, Tennessee; died Bef 1870, (White County, Tennessee).
    2. Sarah Earles was born 1831, White County, Tennessee.
    3. 5. Elizabeth Edna "Eady" Earles was born 29 Jan 1833, White County, Tennessee; died 9 Dec 1893, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Crain Hill Cemetery, White Hill, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    4. Zachariah T. Earles was born 1836, (White County) Tennessee.
    5. Rebecca Earles was born 1842, (White County) Tennessee.
    6. Nancy Earles was born 1844, (White County) Tennessee.
    7. Elizabeth Earles was born 1844, (White County) Tennessee.
    8. Rachel Earles was born 1848, (White County) Tennessee.

  5. 12.  Robert Thomas "Thomas" Grissom was born 0___ 1808, Tennessee (son of Charles Thomas Grissom and Margaret Elizabeth LNU); died 0___ 1877, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Long Cemetery, Spencer, Van Buren County, Tennessee.

    Robert married Sarah Bouldin 1829, (Van Buren County) Tennessee. Sarah (daughter of Nathan Bouldin and unnamed spouse) was born 17 Oct 1806, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 20 Aug 1855, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Long Cemetery, Spencer, Van Buren County, Tennessee. [Group Sheet]


  6. 13.  Sarah Bouldin was born 17 Oct 1806, (Van Buren County) Tennessee (daughter of Nathan Bouldin and unnamed spouse); died 20 Aug 1855, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Long Cemetery, Spencer, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    Children:
    1. Elizabeth "Bettie" Grissom was born , (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 0___ 1910, Long Cemetery, Spencer, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    2. Mary "Polly" Grissom was born 0___ 1829, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , AR or MO.
    3. William Edward Grissom was born 15 Jun 1830, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 29 Nov 1901, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Long Cemetery, Spencer, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    4. 6. Elisha Grissom was born 10 Mar 1847, Van Buren County, Tennessee; died 19 May 1919, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Hillis Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    5. Elijah Grissom was born 10 Mar 1836, Van Buren County, Tennessee; died 7 Mar 1911, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Laurel Creek Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    6. Rachel Grissom was born 0___ 1835, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 14 Feb 1884, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Seitz Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee.

  7. 14.  John Wesley "Wesley" Talley was born 0___ 1825, Tennessee (son of Larkin Talley and (Martha) "Polly" Blacketer); died 0___ 1879.

    John married Sarah "Sallie" Martin 9 Oct 1841, Van Buren County, Tennessee. Sarah was born 1825, Tennessee. [Group Sheet]


  8. 15.  Sarah "Sallie" Martin was born 1825, Tennessee.
    Children:
    1. 7. Mary Ann "Polly" Talley was born 19 Jan 1842, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 14 Mar 1914, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Hillis Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee.


Generation: 5

  1. 20.  Nathaniel Earles, Sr. was born 0___ 1782, Commonwealth of Virginia (son of William Earles and Elizabeth Bennett); died 0___ 1865, White County, Tennessee.

    Nathaniel married Rebecca LNU (Rutherford County) North Carolina. Rebecca was born 1782, (Rutherford County) North Carolina. [Group Sheet]


  2. 21.  Rebecca LNU was born 1782, (Rutherford County) North Carolina.
    Children:
    1. 10. Harris Earles was born 0___ 1803, (Rutherford County) North Carolina; died Bef 1870, White County, Tennessee.
    2. Pleasant Earles was born 26 May 1818, (White County) Tennessee; died 0___ 1871, White County, Tennessee; was buried , Skurlock Cemetery, Doyle, White County, Tennessee.

  3. 22.  James Simmons, Sr. was born 0___ 1750, South Carolina; died 0___ 1842, Van Buren County, Tennessee.

    James married Stacy Ann (Estacia) Roberts 5 Sep 1791, Caswell County, North Carolina. Stacy was born 0___ 1770, Orange County, North Carolina; died 0___ 1850, Van Buren County, Tennessee. [Group Sheet]


  4. 23.  Stacy Ann (Estacia) Roberts was born 0___ 1770, Orange County, North Carolina; died 0___ 1850, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    Children:
    1. 11. Elizabeth Simmons was born 1808, (South Carolina).
    2. Francis Simmons was born 0___ 1810, South Carolina.
    3. Zachariah Thomas Simmons was born 0___ 1813, South Carolina; died 0___ 1872, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Simmons Cemetery, White County, Tennessee.

  5. 24.  Charles Thomas Grissom was born ~ 1775, North Carolina.

    Charles married Margaret Elizabeth LNU (North Carolina). Margaret was born Abt 1776, (North Carolina); died Aft 1860, Van Buren County, Tennessee. [Group Sheet]


  6. 25.  Margaret Elizabeth LNU was born Abt 1776, (North Carolina); died Aft 1860, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    Children:
    1. William Grissom was born 7 Mar 1797, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 23 Dec 1869, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Long Cemetery, Spencer, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    2. 12. Robert Thomas "Thomas" Grissom was born 0___ 1808, Tennessee; died 0___ 1877, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Long Cemetery, Spencer, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    3. Alexander Grissom was born 6 Aug 1816, Tennessee; died 29 May 1897, Cedat Grove, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Long Cemetery, Spencer, Van Buren County, Tennessee.

  7. 26.  Nathan Bouldin was born ~ 1785, South Carolina (son of Noble Bouldin and Temperance LNU); died Bef 1836.

    Nathan — unnamed spouse. [Group Sheet]


  8. 27.  unnamed spouse
    Children:
    1. 13. Sarah Bouldin was born 17 Oct 1806, (Van Buren County) Tennessee; died 20 Aug 1855, Van Buren County, Tennessee; was buried , Long Cemetery, Spencer, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    2. Elisha Bouldin was born 11 Jun 1808, North Carolina; died 28 Oct 1867, Alabama; was buried , Long Cemetery, Spencer, Van Buren County, Tennessee.

  9. 28.  Larkin Talley was born 0___ 1786, Commonwealth of Virginia; died 0___ 1877, Warren County, Tennessee.

    Larkin married (Martha) "Polly" Blacketer 27 Sep 1805, Mechlenburg, Virginia. [Group Sheet]


  10. 29.  (Martha) "Polly" Blacketer
    Children:
    1. 14. John Wesley "Wesley" Talley was born 0___ 1825, Tennessee; died 0___ 1879.


Generation: 6

  1. 40.  William Earles was born Abt 1740, Virginia (son of Gamaliel Earle and Martha Martin); died 0___ 1803, Rutherford County, North Carolina.

    William married Elizabeth Bennett 0___ 1768, Granville County, North Carolina. Elizabeth was born 0___ 1750, Granville County, North Carolina; died 0___ 1840, Lincoln County, North Carolina. [Group Sheet]


  2. 41.  Elizabeth Bennett was born 0___ 1750, Granville County, North Carolina; died 0___ 1840, Lincoln County, North Carolina.
    Children:
    1. William Earle was born 0___ 1770, Bute County, North Carolina; died 0___ 1869, Van Buren County, Tennessee.
    2. Bennett Earle was born 0___ 1772, (Rutherford County) North Carolina.
    3. Mrs. Ledbetter was born , (Rutherford County) North Carolina.
    4. Susan "Suzy" Earle was born , (Rutherford County) North Carolina.
    5. 20. Nathaniel Earles, Sr. was born 0___ 1782, Commonwealth of Virginia; died 0___ 1865, White County, Tennessee.
    6. Pleasant Earles was born 0___ 1783, Commonwealth of Virginia; died 0___ 1860, Rutherford County, North Carolina.
    7. Margaret Earle was born 0___ 1788, (Rutherford County) North Carolina.
    8. Joshua Earle was born , (Rutherford County) North Carolina.
    9. Pinckney Earle was born , (Rutherford County) North Carolina.

  3. 52.  Noble Bouldin was born 0___ 1763, Cecil County, Maryland (son of William Boulding); died 17 Aug 1830, Van Buren County, Tennessee.

    Noble married Temperance LNU (North Carolina). Temperance was born , (North Carolina); died 0___ 1833. [Group Sheet]


  4. 53.  Temperance LNU was born , (North Carolina); died 0___ 1833.
    Children:
    1. 26. Nathan Bouldin was born ~ 1785, South Carolina; died Bef 1836.
    2. Gideon Bouldin was born 29 Jun 1796; died 0___ 1875, Duck Springs, Etowah County, Alabama.
    3. Lewis Bouldin was born (CIRCA 1802), South Carolina.
    4. Reuben Bouldin
    5. Ellender Bouldin


Generation: 7

  1. 80.  Gamaliel Earle was born ~ 1710, (Granville County, North Carolina Colony); died 0___ 1775, Bute County, North Carolina.

    Gamaliel married Martha Martin 0___ 1739, Brunswick County, Virginia. Martha was born 0___ 1720; died 0___ 1760, Granville County, North Carolina. [Group Sheet]


  2. 81.  Martha Martin was born 0___ 1720; died 0___ 1760, Granville County, North Carolina.
    Children:
    1. 40. William Earles was born Abt 1740, Virginia; died 0___ 1803, Rutherford County, North Carolina.

  3. 104.  William Boulding was born 29 Jun 1704.
    Children:
    1. 52. Noble Bouldin was born 0___ 1763, Cecil County, Maryland; died 17 Aug 1830, Van Buren County, Tennessee.