Mary "Polly" Cantrell

Female 1799 - 1863  (63 years)


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  • Name Mary "Polly" Cantrell 
    Born 20 Jul 1799  Spartanburg County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Died 3 Jan 1863  DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Buried Martin Cemetery, Smithville, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Person ID I766  The Hennessee Family
    Last Modified 4 Nov 2014 

    Father Richard Cantrell,   b. 10 Mar 1771, (Orange County) North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1840, Franklin County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Constance "Polly" Bethel,   b. 22 Oct 1776, Guilford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1848, Franklin County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 18 Feb 1794  Spartanburg County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5, 6
    Residence (Family) 1801  Smith County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6
    Residence (Family) 1816  Orange County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence (Family) 1820-1840  Franklin County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F1571  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Perry Green "Old Grandsir" Magness,   b. 23 May 1796, Rutherford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1884, Warren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 1815  Warren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 7, 8
    Children 
     1. Constance Maud "Connie" Magness,   b. 15 May 1815, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1904, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     2. Harriet Magness,   b. 2 Jun 1817, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1866, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
     3. Sarah Elizabeth "Sallie" Magness,   b. 12 Sep 1819, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1890, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     4. Bethel C(antrell) Magness,   b. 14 Aug 1821, (DeKalb County, Tennessee) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1846, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
     5. William Hall "Bill" Magness,   b. 15 Feb 1824, (DeKalb County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1891, McMinnville, Warren County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     6. Perry Green Magness, Jr.,   b. 26 Jan 1826, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1876, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     7. Mary Jane Magness,   b. 20 Feb 1828, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1908, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     8. Elizabeth "Lizzie" Magness,   b. 11 Jan 1830, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 1891, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     9. Martha Magness,   b. 15 Dec 1831, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1897, Lebanon, Wilson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     10. Leroy Jackson "Cain" Magness,   b. 4 Jun 1834, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1906, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     11. Charlotte B(laine) Magness,   b. 19 Nov 1836, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1907, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     12. Richard Marion "Dick" Magness,   b. 15 Jan 1839, DeKalb County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 0May 1884, Franklin, Williamson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
    Last Modified 23 Oct 2022 
    Family ID F292  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Jul 1799 - Spartanburg County, South Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1815 - Warren County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Jan 1863 - DeKalb County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Martin Cemetery, Smithville, DeKalb County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Her parents were Richard Cantrell and Constance Bethel.

      Family Members
      Parents
      Richard Cantrell
      1771 unknown

      Constance Bethel Cantrell
      17761848

      Spouse
      Photo
      Perry Green Magness
      17961884

      Siblings
      Bethel Cantrell
      18071858

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      Sarah Cantrell Flannigan
      18111891

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      Jonathan Lomax Cantrell
      18191876

      Children
      Photo
      Constant Maud Magness Cantrell
      18151904

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      Bethel C Magness
      18211846

      Photo
      Perry Green Magness
      18261876

      Mary J Magness Youngblood
      18281908

      Photo
      Martha Magness Cantrell
      18311897

      Photo
      Leroy Jackson Magness
      18341906

      Richard Marion W. Magness
      18391884

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    • Tombstone Inscription, "Rest Mother you have ceased from your labors and entered into your Rest She embraced religion early in Life and died triumphant."

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  • Sources 
    1. [S839] 1860 DeKalb Co.,TN Census, Transcribed & Indexed from a Microfilm Copy of the, p. 60 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S13177] "Mary Polly Cantrell Magness", Cemetery Profile, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/37040194/mary-polly-magness, abstra.

    3. [S15059] Richard Cantrell (1771- ?), Cemetery Profile, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/175747652/richard-cantrell, This perso.

    4. [S102] "DeKalb County Cemeteries",by Thomas G. Webb,DeKalb County Historian,Audrey D., p. 167 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S869] "The Cantrill-Cantrell Genealogy",by Susan Cantrill Christie, later revised, p. 16 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S15061] Sampson Bethel (1750 - 1806), Ancestors, Descendants & Biography, https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Bethel-26, This person,.

    7. [S928] "The Cantrill-Cantrell Genealogy" A Record of the Descendants of Richard, p. 13 (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S1480] http://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Magness-10.