Posted By:Nathan M. LORANCE
Subject:Seeking TASSEY Info.
Post Date:February 13, 2002 at 15:07:26
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Samuel LAWING(c1782-c1845) married c1808 to Isabella TASSEY(c1793-1880's/1890's).

The following is all I have been able to gather from the sources available to me at this time........................
1790-Mecklenburg Co.,N.C. Census
page 159 TASEY,Alexander 11200
page 160 LEWING,William 31500
page 160 LEWING,Andrew 10400
page 160 LOWRANCE,Michael 11200

1810-Rutherford Co.,TN. Census
TASSEY,David 01010-10102

1812-Warren Co.,TN. Census
TASSEY,David [enumerated in Alexander HILL's District]
LAWING,Wm. [enumerated in Alexander HILL's District]

1820-Warren Co.,TN. Census
TASSY,John 000100-00100

Warren Co.,TN. Plat Record Books
Book 2,page 1 Entry #505 dated 6 JULY 1824...North boundry of a 10 acre survey belongong to the Heirs of John TASSY.

Book 2,page 2 Entry #1014 dated 2 JAN.1826...surveyed for John TASSEY 50 acres on the waters of the East Fork of Stones River,North East corner of a 6 acre tract survey owned by said TASSEE.

Book 2,page 344 Entry #2533 dated 22 FEB.1828...west boundry of a survey claimed by the Heirs of David TASSEY on which Thomas WALLACE now lives.

1830-Rutherford Co.,TN. Census
page 262 TASSEE,John 230101-000001

1840-Cannon Co.,TN. Census
page 127 TASSY,Alex'r. 00001-0001
page 130 TASSY,Mary 0022-0010001

The following is what I was able to piece together on the family of John TASSEY as follows............................
John TASSEY was born between 1794 & 1800 in N.C. and Died between the 1830 & 1840 Census'-Rutherford Co.,TN.
He married in late 1819 or early 1820 in Warren Co.,TN. to Mary unknown,she was born c1795 or c1800 in N.C. & she died after the 1860 Census.
Their known children are as follows.........................
[1]Alexander TASSEY was born 8 DEC.1820 in Warren Co.,TN. & died 9 JULY 1892 in Rutherford Co.,TN.
He married 20 OCT. 1849-Rutherford Co.,TN. to Sarah Elizabeth GUMM(1830-1892). Both are Buried in the Gumm Cemetery.
[2]David F./S./or L. TASSEY was born c1822 in Warren Co.,TN. & died after the 1860 Census.
He married 9 JAN.1844 in Rutherford Co.,TN. to Rosannah BOYD.
[3]John W. TASSEY was born c1828 in Rutherford Co.,TN. & died after the 1870 Census.
He married 1 FEB.1855 in Rutherford Co.,TN. to Esther A. DANIEL(1832-1880).
[4]Isabella N. TASSEY was born c1832 in Rutherford Co.,TN.
She married 5 NOV.1851 in Rutherford Co.,TN. to Jasper N. BATEY.

There is another Alexander TASSEY and his Info. is as follows.....................................................
Alexander TASSEY was born c1812 in Warren Co.,TN. & died afetr the 1860 Census.
He married 7 MAY 1840 in Cannon Co.,TN. to Mary SUTTON,she was born c1820 in TN. or KY. & died after the 1860 Census.
Their known children are as follows.........................
[1]Elizabeth Jane "Bettie" TASSEY was born c1842 in Cannon Co.,TN. She married 13 AUG.1868 in Cannon Co.,TN. to J. M. ALEXANDER.
[2]Mary Ann TASSEY was born 3 OCT.1843 in Cannon Co.,TN. & died 2 SEP.1935 in Warren Co.,TN. She married William R. VINSON.
[3]Sutton P. TASSEY was born 2 NOV.1845 in Cannon Co.,TN. & died 12 JAN.1918 He married 29 OCT.1885 in Warren Co.,TN. to Josiefee Adaline "Josie" HIGDON(1852-1900).
[4]Edmund/Edward W. TASSEY was born c1849 in Cannon Co.,TN. He married 2 JAN.1873 in Cannon Co.,Tn. to Sarah E. "Betty" GRIZZELL.

As you can see the names of Alexander & David are common in these lines as well as in Samuel LAWING's two oldest sons.

Does anyone working on the Samuel LAWING & Isabella TASSEY line have any other evidance on the TASSEY's?