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Re: mullins, mullens bedford county 1831-1904

Posted: 18 Jun 2012 3:02PM GMT
Classification: Query
I’m not related to any member of this family.

1930 is the last available searchable census at this time.

1940 census has been released but it will take several months before the transcription is completed.

Facts you should know about the early census records -
All census records [1790 – 1840] prior to the 1850 census ONLY listed the head of household; whether male or female.

NO specific age was stated for any family member
NO place of birth was stated – city, state, or country
NO city, town, or village is stated – only the county; however some census takers listed the township
NO street address was stated
NO marital status was stated – single, married, widowed, or divorced
NO family relationship was stated – brother, sister, cousin, son, daughter, wife, inlaw, etc…
NO occupation was stated
NO parental birthplaces are stated
NO race was stated [but assume “white”]

1850, 1860 & 1870 census records do not show family relationships, marital status or parental birthplaces.

Step children are not enumerated as “step” children
Adopted children are not enumerated as “adopted”
Grand children are not enumerated as “grand children”
Orphaned children were not enumerated as "orphan"

1850 is the 1st census that shows all family members

1880 is the 1st census that shows parental birthplaces +++



Lucy Ann Mullens
Birth abt 1862 in Tennessee
Death 20 Jun 1950 in Tennessee
she married -
William J Smith
Birth 1855 in Tennessee
Death 9-25 1926

children -
Alice Smith keith Cora May Smith
1879 –
Delia "DeeDah" Smith
1884 –
Everett Kidwell Smith
1886 – 1961
Arthur Smith
1886 –
Edgar Elam Smith
1888 –
Luther Kirby Smith
1890 –
Bernie Smith
1893 –



William MULLINS
Birth 15 Dec 1831 in Bedford, Bedford, Tennessee
Death 12 Apr 1904 in Bedford, Bedford, Tennessee
he married -
Mary Ann Hill
Birth abt 1832 in Tennessee
Death 11/14/1900 in Tennessee

William's childre - 1st marriage -
Mary C Mullens
1855 –
susan b MULLINS
1857 –
william MULLINS
1858 –
Lucy Ann Mullens
1862 – 1950
martha e MULLINS
1865 –

2nd marriage -
A F Mullins
1863 –
L F Mullins
1873 –
N D Mullins
1876 –
Tennia F Mullins
1877 –


Tennessee Death index 1914 - 1929
http://www.tn.gov/tsla/history/vital/tndeath.htm
http://freepages.history.rootsweb.com/~nashvillearchives/res...


TRY - Find a grave – FREE SITE - volunteer site all states; frequently has headstone pic
DO NOT SEARCH FOR A MARRIED WOMAN USING HER MAIDEN NAME.

http://www.worldvitalrecords.com/


Try Vital Records – Birth, Marriage, & Death, Social Security Info. – FREE ALL STATES
http://search.labs.familysearch.org/
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