Pardon me for jumping in at this message.
I notice that you have the Kincaid surname as one of your connected-family history.
In my notes I am working on, finding more information about William J. Kincaid.
WILLIAM J. KINCAID/KINGCADE [b:c. 1831]
m: MARY STUBBLEFIELD Dec. [5 or 12], 1847 Wilson County, TN.
He also married Alice ? and Susan Usher
He died before May 22,1875 Ketesville, Chariton Co., MO, where he is buried.
He was a Farmer.
Children by Mary: ["our" Polly Stubblefield]
Now I have more family to track down <grin>
Martha A. Kincaid/Kingcade
b. 1848 TN,
m: Jan. 10, 1866 Palmyra
Township, Douglas, KS
Thomas Burgoon and
died March 29, 1928 KC, KS.
James Henry Kingcade b: 1850
[listed in that Gibson Co TN census, so born in TN]
Martina Kingcade b: Abt. 1856 [b: CA?]
Married a Brother of Thomas Bugoon
William J. Kincaid's Children by 2nd wife:Alice:
Cicely "Emma" Jane Kingcade b: bef. 1865
Jacob Franklin Kingcade b: Sept. 10, 1865 m: Jan 1, 1890 Cass Co. MO
Lucinda May Cordell
Mary Kingcade b: Apr. 23, 1868 d: Aug. 25, 1872 buried Keytesville Cemetery, Chariton Co., MO
William J. Kincaid's 3rd wife: Susan L.:
[who remarried after his death]
"William Jackson Kingcade was born about 4 July 1831 and died on 5 May 1875 in Keytesville, Chariton County, Missouri.
His death was by violence at the hands of one Smallwood Stark.
William was first married to Mary Stubblefield about 5 December 1847 in Wilson County, Tennessee.
He subsequently had two other wives including Susan L. Usher who was to become his widow. "
Photo [& info] contributed by Beverly Phillips.
William Jackson Kingcade/Kincaid (1831-1875)
& one of his daughter M. Kingcade
I have found that there is a marriage listed in the 1847 Wilson Co TN for William Jackson Kincaid to Mary Stubblefield.
TN MARRIAGES, WILSON, TN MARRIAGES From 1802 to 1850
Screen 68 of 132
KINCAID, John LIN, Ann Eliza 03 Jul 1850
KINCAID, William J. STUBBLEFIELD, Mary 05 Dec 1847
William J. Kingcade married Mary Stubblefield in Wilson
Co., Tenn. Dec. 5th or 12th, 1847.
by Henry Truett, JP
It was listed in a book called Early Middle
Tennessee Marriages Vol. 1.
State of Tennessee --- Wilson County
To any regular Minister of the Gospel having the care of souls, or any Justice of the Peace. These are to authorize you or either of you, to solemnize the rights of matrimony between William J. Kincaid and Mary
Stubblefield agreeable to the direction of an
Act. of the Assembly in such__se (unreadable) made and provided:
Provided always, that said Mary Stubblefield be an actual resident of this County, --otherwise, these shall be null and void, and shall not be accounted any License or authority to you, or either of you, for the purpose aforesaid, more than though the same had never been prayed or granted, Ye.
Witness, JOSIAH S. McCAIN, Clerk of said County Court, at Office, this 5th day of Decr, 1847.
Several of "my" Polly Stubblefield's sibling's marriages were found there also:
Whitley's Marriages of Wilson Co., TN, 1802-1850, p. 220,
(Entry #9 for 1848.) shows John Stubblefield & Betthew Bell, m. 17 January 1848, by David Byrd Moore, MG.
(Entry #10 for 1848) is Allen H. Grissom m. Malinda Stubblefield, 13 January 1848, also m. by D. B. Moore, MG.
William R. Stubblefield and Jane Nelson were married 17 dec 1844 in Franklin County,
& 2ND MARRIAGE:
William R STUBBLEFIELD to Mary Belch, license issued 1 Jun 1858 Gibson Co.TN
married 3 Jun 1858; Bondsman was John STUBBLEFIELD.(John is William's brother)
Eldridge P Bell to Eleanor Grissom
- 30 Jan 1848 - Wilson County, Tennessee
Andrew Bell to Parolee Yeates(Yates)
- 21 Oct 1852 - Gibson County, Tennessee
Stephen Grissom to Ann Eliza Grissom
- 9 Mar 1841 - Wilson County, Tennessee
Ridious Bridges (census says born Alabama) to Candis Grissom
married 20 Jul 1839 in Marshall County, Alabama;
his actual name is Aurelius Bridges
Later found in Titus Co TX
Allen Grissom to Malinda Stubblefield
- 13 Jan 1848 - Wilson County, Tennessee
Willis B Grissom to Margarette Cash
- 3 Oct 1854 - Gibson County, Tennessee
All these families were related & supported each other in migration.
And we find these families in later census: 1850 census: most had moved to Gibson Co., TN
BUT JAMES STUBBLEFIELD STAYED IN WILSON CO TN:
1850 Census; Wilson County, Tennessee; Dist# 20
Stubblefield, James age 24; born Alabama
Stubblefield, Bethany age 33; born Tennessee (Melton)
(note she is 9 years older)
Stubblefield, James age 3; born Tennessee
Stubblefield, John age 1; born Tennessee
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1860 Wilson Co., TN
Cainsville Post Office
page 58; family 417
Stubblefield, James - age 33 - born TN
Stubblefield, Bethena - age 39 - born TN
Stubblefield, Charile(James) - age 12 - born TN
Stubblefield, John - age 10 - born TN
Stubblefield, Joseph - age 9 - born TN
Stubblefield, Thomas - age 7 - born TN
Stubblefield, Charles - age 3 - born TN
Then also in Wilson County 1860
but Lockport PO is:
Grissom, Randal - age 41 - born NC(farmer)
Grissom, Margaret - age 39 - born TN
Grissom, Nancy - age 18 - born TN(seamstress)
Grissom, Mary S - age 16 - born TN
Grissom, Stephen M - age 14 - born AR
Grissom, Sarah - age 12 - born AR
Griffin, James - age 20 - born TN
Grissom, Barbary(a) - age 62 - born NC (seamstress)
Grissom, Arch Q - age 25 - born TN (farm labor)
Grissom, Elizabeth - age 24 - born TN (seamstress)
Grissom, Wiley - age 18 - born TN (farm Labor)
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1850 census Wilson Co., TN
Sophia Bell, 64, f, $400, NC - [widow of James Bell?]
Kitty M. Bell, 20, f, TN
Andrew Bell, 22, m, f, TN
Rebecca Bell, 21, f, TN
William M. Fitts, 12, m, TN
(1860-1870-1880 census: some related families staying in Gibson Co., TN
& some moving to both Hopkins Co., TX & Titus Co., TX...& some to CA)
1850 CENSUS GIBSON COUNTY TN Civil District No. 11,
Enumerated 25th December
John S. STUBBLEFIELD 22 M Farmer AL
Bethenia STUBBLEFIELD 26 F NC [BELL]
Nancy STUBBLEFIELD 1 F TN
(14 Oct 1849 TN d: 15 Nov 1887)
William STUBBLEFIELD 8/12 M TN
(15 May 1850 TN d:17 feb 1904)
Wm. STUBBLEFIELD 28 M Farmer AL
(m: c.1844 TN -William Riley Stubblefield)
Jane STUBBLEFIELD 22 F AL [NELSON]
( b: c. 1828 AL?)
Elizabeth STUBBLEFIELD 5 F AL
(b: 1845 AL?)
Nancy STUBBLEFIELD 3 F AL
(b: 1847 AL)
John STUBBLEFIELD 9/12 M TN
(b: Oct 1850 TN)
Nancy STUBBLEFIELD 45 F Farmer TN? (SC)
Robert STUBBLEFIELD 18 M AL
Abraham (Absalam) STUBBLEFIELD 11 M TN
[AB***AM & AB***AM]sounds alike in a southern drawl~!
In same census
Grissom, Allen - age 25; born North Carolina
Grissom, Malinda - age 20; born Alabama [STUBBLEFIELD]
Grissom, Stephen - age 3; born Tennessee
Grissom, Nancy - 3m; born Tennessee
* * *
As you know that Polly is an "other" name for Mary.
1850 Gibson Co., TN., Census, Dist 14,
Enumerated 17th October, PG # 177b:
William J KINKAID 21 TN
Polly 25 ........................Ala [STUBBLEFIELD]
Martha 2...................... TN
James 2/12.................. TN
William J. Kincaid [various spellings] & Mary "Polly" Stubblefield-Kincaid must have traveled to CA with the rest of the Stubblefield family which included Martha Stubblefield-Williams family.
William & Mary Kincaid's LAST DAUGHTER "MARTINA"WAS BORN IN CA~!
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I had seen William's name spelled KINCAID and KINGCADE
but here it is spelled KINKAID . . . .
Ancestry.com - Census - 1870 Henry Co MO
(Grand River township pg 264)
Kinkaid William 40 M W...Farmer..........TN
Martina 14 F W Keeping house....CA
Jane 7 F W......................IL
Jacob 5 M W......................IL
Mary 2 F W......................Iowa
Usher Susan 32 F W Housekeeper.......Pennsylvania
(Martina is from his first wife Mary Stubblefield. Jane, Jacob and Mary
from his 2nd Alice. His housekeeper, Susan Usher, became his third wife)
ANY IDEAS OR SUGGESTIONS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME......