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Descendants of Thomas Howard HAMMOND Sr.


      121. LTC Leroy11 HAMMONS Sr. (John (Road Block)10 HAMMOND Sr., Charles (Road Block)9 HAMMOND, Thomas Howard8 HAMMOND Sr., John7, Thomas6, John5 HAMOND Sr., George Ralph4 HAMOND, Antony3 HAMOND Esq., William2 HAMOND, John1) was born Abt. 1785 in Virginia, and died 04 Aug 1843 in Warren County, TN. He married (1) Nancy GREEN 30 Jan 1800 in Patrick County, VA, daughter of William GREEN Sr. and Juda GREEN. She was born Abt. 1783 in Patrick County, VA, and died Abt. 1807 in Tennessee. He married (2) Mary HAMPTON 10 Sep 1809 in White County, TN, daughter of David HAMPTON and Mary BRYAN. She was born 17 Oct 1790 in North Carolina, and died 28 Dec 1862 in Warren County, TN.

Notes for LTC Leroy HAMMONS Sr.:
Will: 19 Feb 1840 Warren County, TN.
Event: War of 1812 Military 20 SEP 1812 TN
Note: He was a lieutenant colonel in the company commanded by Captain Rains in the 2d regiment of West Tennessee Militia commanded by Genl. Winchester, and was discharged at Wilson's Spring, Alabama Territory.
Event: Military 1 AUG 1807 White Co., TN
Note: White Co., TN Leroy Hammons, Capt. Aug 1, 1807. 1
Event: Military 21 MAY 1808 Warren Co., Tenn.
Note: Warren Co., Leroy Hammons, Lt. Col. Commandant 29th Regiment, May 21, 1808. 1

1. Abbrev: Records of Commissions of Officers in the Tennessee Militia 1796 - 1815
Title: Moore, Record of Commissions of Officers in the Tennessee Militia 1796 - 1815 (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1977)81596 - 1815. Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1977.
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The following note provided by Betty WHITLOCK, Oct 2006:

The will of Leroy Hammons Sr. includes the following names (other than slaves):
wife Polly Hammons
son James
daughter Talitha Powell, wife of John Powell
son William (dead) and Wm.'s daughters Mary Ann and Missoury
son Reubin
daughter Elizabeth Sullivan, wife of Charles Sullivan
daughter Caroline Hoover
daughter Mary Coulson, wife of Bartlett Caulson
daughter Minerva
daughter Rebecca
daughter Martha Ann
daughter Margarette
son John
son Leroy

Executors: Ransom Gwynn and William McGeehee

Witnesses: Will Armstrong, John Thaxton and Nimrod Kell

Codicil names:
my wife Mary Hammons [Polly being a nickname for Mary]

Settlement:
Michael Hoover
Joseph Waits
A. V. Faulkner and wife
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More About LTC Leroy HAMMONS Sr.:
Residence: 01 Jun 1840, Warren County, TN

Notes for Mary HAMPTON:
1850 US Census:

Name: Mary Hammons
Residence: Warren county, Warren, Tennessee
Age: 59 years
Calculated Birth Year: 1791
Birthplace: North Carolina
Gender: Female
Race (original):
Race (expanded):
Death Month:
Death Year:
Film Number: 444854
Digital GS Number: 4206055
Image Number: 00197
Line Number: 20
Dwelling House Number: 1304
Family Number: 1304
Marital Status:
Free or Slave:
Household Gender Age
Mary Hammons F 59y
Bastly Coulsten M 41y
Mary Coulsten F 33y
Margaret Hammons F 18y
Mary A Hammons F 17y
Harrison Wilson M 20y
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Residence: 1855 Warren County, TN
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(Warren TN WB4:154-156) 14 May 1866. "Rept of settlement made with Michael HOOVER, adm. of Mary HAMMONS, dec'd, with will annexed of Leroy Hammons, dec'd..many years ago the said Leroy Hammons made his last will…proven and rec. in Co. Ct of Warren TN…wife Mary Hammons…at her death to be divided between the heirs or children of said Leroy…Ransom GWYNN and William McGEHEE, execs of estate ref. to act as admin and in Nov 1860 Michael Hoover appt as her admin.

(ibid, pp. 185-186) 30 Aug 1866. Rept of settlement made with Michael Hoover, adm. of Leroy and Mary Hammons, dec'd. Receipts of legatees: Mary Coulston; J. F. Hawkins (guardian of the C. F. JONES children; C. S. Sullivan; Joseph WAITS; Samuel McGEE; H. M. FINGER; James Hammons; Talisha Powell; Michael Hoover entitled to a credit for one share dues his wife, Mrs. Caroline HOOVER, a legatee; and reubin Hammon's heirs due one share being retained by admin as per bill filed in Chancery Court at McMinnville. (Warren Co, TN WB 4-7 Abstracts, Betty Moore Majors, Mountain Press, 1993)
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Children of Leroy HAMMONS Sr. and Nancy GREEN are:
+ 309 i.   James12 HAMMONS Sr., born 01 Sep 1800 in Virginia; died 04 Feb 1848 in Denton County, TX.
+ 310 ii.   William HAMMONS, born Abt. 1802; died 07 Nov 1839.
+ 311 iii.   Talitha HAMMONS, born Abt. 1807 in Kentucky; died 26 Nov 1876 in Cooper County, MO.
     
Children of Leroy HAMMONS Sr. and Mary HAMPTON are:
+ 312 i.   Ruebin12 HAMMONS, born Abt. 1810 in Tennessee; died Abt. 1848 in Moniteau County, MO.
+ 313 ii.   Elizabeth Sabra HAMMONS, born 06 Sep 1811 in McMinnville, Warren County, TN; died 01 Mar 1888 in Pilot Point, Denton County, TX.
+ 314 iii.   Caroline A. HAMMONS, born 15 Feb 1815 in Warren County, TN; died 01 Sep 1882 in Coffee County, TN.
+ 315 iv.   Mary HAMMONS, born 18 Apr 1817 in Warren County, TN; died 03 Jun 1881 in Warren County, TN.
+ 316 v.   John HAMMONS, born Abt. 1819 in Warren County, TN; died Abt. 1890 in Carroll County, AR.
  317 vi.   Minerva Ann HAMMONS, born 17 Jan 1820 in Warren County, TN; died 07 Oct 1905 in Warren County, TN.
  318 vii.   Rebecca E. HAMMONS, born Abt. 1824 in Warren County, TN; died Abt. 1855 in Tennessee.
+ 319 viii.   Leroy HAMMONS Jr., born 28 May 1826 in Warren County, TN; died 05 May 1889 in Vervilla, Warren County, TN.
  320 ix.   Martha Ann HAMMONS, born Abt. 1830 in Warren County, TN; died Abt. 1880 in Oro, Butte County, CA.
  Notes for Martha Ann HAMMONS:
1850 US Census:

Name: Mary A Hammons
Residence: Warren county, Warren, Tennessee
Age: 17 years
Calculated Birth Year: 1833
Birthplace: Tennessee
Gender: Female
Race (original):
Race (expanded):
Death Month:
Death Year:
Film Number: 444854
Digital GS Number: 4206055
Image Number: 00197
Line Number: 24
Dwelling House Number: 1304
Family Number: 1304
Marital Status:
Free or Slave:
Household Gender Age
Mary Hammons F 59y
Bastly Coulsten M 41y
Mary Coulsten F 33y
Margaret Hammons F 18y
Mary A Hammons F 17y
Harrison Wilson M 20y
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+ 321 x.   Margaret HAMMONS, born 04 Aug 1833 in Warren County, TN; died 06 Apr 1866 in Denton County, TX.


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