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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Catherine Donelson[1]

Female 1799 - 1836  (36 years)


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  • Name Catherine Donelson 
    Born 13 Jul 1799  Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 16 Apr 1836  Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Hermitage Churchyard Cemeterty, Hermitage, Davidson, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I13844  Dickinson
    Last Modified 29 Jan 2015 

    Father John Donelson, III,   b. 7 Apr 1755, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1830, Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Mary Purnell,   b. 18 May 1763, Snow Hill, Worcester, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1848, Hermitage, Davidson, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 17 Aug 1779  Pittsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F4169  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family James Glasgow Martin,   b. 2 Jan 1791, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1840, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Married 27 Sep 1815  Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
    +1. Elizabeth Anderson Martin,   b. ca. 1815, Hermitage, Davidson, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1871, Donelson Plantation, Duncan, Bolivar, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 56 years)  [Birth]
     2. Mary Donelson Martin,   b. 1818, Hermitage, Davidson, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1860  (Age 42 years)  [Birth]
     3. James Glasgow Martin,   b. 8 Mar 1823, Hermitage, Davidson, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1904, Hendersonville, Sumner, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [Birth]
     4. Emily Donelson Martin,   b. 1825, Hermitage, Davidson, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1892  (Age 67 years)  [Birth]
     5. Rachel Jackson Martin,   b. 2 Nov 1827, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1848, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 20 years)  [Birth]
     6. John Donelson Martin  [Birth]
     7. Andrew Jackson Martin,   b. 15 Apr 1832, Hermitage, Davidson, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1895, Buntyn, Shelby, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 29 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F4177  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S116] Notable Southern Families, 6 volumes, Zella Armstrong and Janie Preston Collup French, (Chattanooga: Lookout Publishing Company, 1922), 2: 95-96.

    2. [S131] Virginia Marriages, 1660-1800, Jordan R. Dodd, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1997).

    3. [S132] Tennessee Marriages to 1825, Jordan R. Dodd, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1997).