Asa Robertson b. Dec 1778 poss. Northumberland, or Augusta Co., VA. d. 4 Apr 1878 in Tippah Co., MS.
m. Nancy Ann Chisom, Chisholm, Chisum, Chism, Chisam b. abt 1776 in VA or KY. d. aft 1830 in Hardeman County, Tennessee.
Thomas Robertson b. abt 1780 in VA. d. in Lauderdale County, TN m. UNK Chism d. in Lauderdale County, TN. This Mrs. ???? Robertson is the sister to John D. Chism. read below.
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...Elijah went to Hardeman County and later Lauderdale County, Tn where he died and his son John D. married Sarah Jane Robertson in 1835 in Hardeman County, TN and eventually migrated to Tippah County, MS. Sarah Jane Robertson's father, Asa Robertson, was born around 1778 or 1779 in Augusta County, VA and married Nancy Ann Chisom in Livingston, Ky in 1800 and migrated to Hardeman County, TN where I believe Nancy Ann died and Asa remarried and moved to Tippah County, Ms. There were two Chism lines coming out of Virginia. I know John came from the Adam Chisholme line but I don't know which line Nancy Ann Chisom came from. The other Chism line migrated primarily to Kentucky and then westward. I know that some of that line married Indians and it is believed that Nancy Ann's mother was an Indian. I feel that Nancy Ann came from the second Chism line because of the Indian heritage and the fact she was in Kentucky ...http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op...