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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Vinet Donelson

Male 1855 - 1913  (57 years)


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  • Name Vinet Donelson 
    Born 31 Aug 1855  Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1860  Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Chickasaw 
    Residence 1870  Bridgeport, Franklin, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1880  Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1900  Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Civil District 18 
    Residence 1910  Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 20 Jun 1913  Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Buried Mount Olivet Cemetery, Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Findagrave Memorial for Vinet Donelson
    Findagrave Memorial for Vinet Donelson
    Created by: Theresa/Thunderbird584
    Record added: Oct 23, 2012
    Photographed
    Find A Grave Memorial# 99471175
    Person ID I13869  Dickinson
    Last Modified 31 Jan 2015 

    Father Andrew Jackson Donelson,   b. 25 Aug 1799, Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1871, Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother 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) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 10 Nov 1841  Davidson County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F4171  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Letitia Brown,   b. 27 Jun 1856, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1947, Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Children 
     1. Mary Brown Donelson,   b. 15 Apr 1891, Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1966  (Age 74 years)  [Birth]
    +2. Joyce Donelson,   b. 23 Sep 1893, Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1956, Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 31 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F4187  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Chickasaw - 1860 - Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1870 - Bridgeport, Franklin, Kentucky Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1880 - Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Civil District 18 - 1900 - Davidson County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1910 - Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Jun 1913 - Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Olivet Cemetery, Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S014287] 1860 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860), Census Place: Chickasaw, Shelby, Tennessee; Roll: M653_1273; Page: 403; Image: 814; Family History Library Film: 805273.
      NAME: Vinit Donaldson
      [Vinit Donelson]
      AGE IN 1860: 6
      BIRTH YEAR: abt 1854
      BIRTHPLACE: Tennessee
      HOME IN 1860: Chickasaw, Shelby, Tennessee
      GENDER: Male
      POST OFFICE: Memphis

      Andrew Donaldson 60
      Elizabeth Donaldson 44
      John Donaldson 28
      Rachel Donaldson 24
      Daniel Donaldson 17
      Martin Donaldson 13
      Alexander Donaldson 11
      Kate Donaldson 10
      Vinit Donaldson 6
      Lewis Donaldson 4
      Rosa Donaldson 2
      Andrew Donaldson 6/12
      Catharine Martin 38


    2. [S013899] 1870 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1870), Census Place: Bridgeport, Franklin, Kentucky; Roll: M593_462; Page: 38B; Image: 81; Family History Library Film: 545961.
      NAME: Vinet Donerson
      [Vinet Donelson]
      AGE IN 1870: 14
      BIRTH YEAR: abt 1856
      BIRTHPLACE: Tennessee
      HOME IN 1870: Bridgeport, Franklin, Kentucky
      RACE: White
      GENDER: Male
      POST OFFICE: Frankfort
      W A Donnelson 21
      Vinet Donerson 14

    3. [S014080] 1880 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1880), Census Place: Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee; Roll: 1249; Family History Film: 1255249; Page: 51C; Enumeration District: 037.
      NAME: Vinet Donelson
      AGE: 25
      BIRTH YEAR: abt 1855
      BIRTHPLACE: Tennessee
      HOME IN 1880: Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee
      RACE: White
      GENDER: Male
      MARITAL STATUS: Single
      FATHER'S BIRTHPLACE: Tennessee
      MOTHER'S BIRTHPLACE: North Carolina

    4. [S013029] 1900 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration), Census Place: Civil District 18, Davidson, Tennessee; Roll: 1566; Page: 22A; Enumeration District: 0133; FHL microfilm: 1241566.
      NAME: Vinet Donelson
      [Vinct Donelson]
      AGE: 46
      BIRTH DATE: Aug 1853
      BIRTHPLACE: Tennessee
      HOME IN 1900: Civil District 18, Davidson, Tennessee
      RACE: White
      GENDER: Male
      RELATION TO HEAD OF HOUSE: Brother in Law
      [Brother-in-law]
      MARITAL STATUS: Married
      MARRIAGE YEAR: 1882
      YEARS MARRIED: 18
      FATHER'S BIRTHPLACE: Tennessee
      MOTHER'S BIRTHPLACE: Tennessee

      Tully Brown 56
      Lou E Brown 54
      Sue L Brown 49
      Vinet Donelson 46
      Mary Donelson 43
      Marion Donelson 16
      Brownie Donelson 9
      Joyce Donelson 6

    5. [S013185] 1910 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1910), Census Place: Nashville Ward 21, Davidson, Tennessee; Roll: T624_1496; Page: 17A; Enumeration District: 0073; FHL microfilm: 1375509.
      NAME: Vinet
      [Donelson]
      [Vinete Donaldson]
      AGE IN 1910: 56
      BIRTH YEAR: abt 1854
      BIRTHPLACE: Tennessee
      HOME IN 1910: Nashville Ward 21, Davidson, Tennessee
      RACE: White
      GENDER: Male
      RELATION TO HEAD OF HOUSE: Head
      MARITAL STATUS: Married
      SPOUSE'S NAME: Mary L Donaldson
      FATHER'S BIRTHPLACE: Tennessee
      MOTHER'S BIRTHPLACE: Tennessee

      Vinet Donelson 56
      Mary L Donelson 54
      Mary Brown Donelson 19
      Joyce Donaldson 16

    6. [S141] Tennessee City Death Records, Nashville, Knoxville, Chattanooga, Memphis, 1848-1907, (Nashville, Tennessee: Tennessee State Library and Archives).
      NAME: Vinet Donelson
      GENDER: Male
      BIRTH DATE: 31 Aug 1855
      BIRTH PLACE: Tennessee
      AGE: 58
      DEATH DATE: 20 Jun 1913
      DEATH PLACE: Nashville, Davidson
      FATHER'S NAME: Andrew J Donelson
      MOTHER'S NAME: Elizabeth Martin

    7. [S174727] Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002, (Nashville: Tennessee State Library and Archives. Microfilm).