Descendants of William Buster


Generation No. 1

1. WILLIAM1 BUSTER was born Abt. 1700 in England, and died Bef. 1749 in Albemarle, VA. He married ELIZABETH. She died Aft. 1777 in Albemarle, VA.

Child of WILLIAM BUSTER and ELIZABETH is:
2. i. WILLIAM2 BUSTER, b. Abt. 1729, Ireland; d. May 13, 1795, Wythe, Va.


Generation No. 2

2. WILLIAM2 BUSTER (WILLIAM1) was born Abt. 1729 in Ireland, and died May 13, 1795 in Wythe, Va. He married JANE WOODS, daughter of MICHAEL WOODS and ANN LAMBERT. She was born Abt. 1735 in Goochland, VA, and died Abt. 1796 in Wythe, Va.

Children of WILLIAM BUSTER and JANE WOODS are:
3. i. CLAUDIUS3 BUSTER, b. April 19, 1766, Caswell, NC; d. August 20, 1828, Greene Co., Tennessee.
ii. ELIZABETH BUSTER.
iii. WILLIAM WOODS BUSTER.
iv. JOHN BUSTER.
v. MICHAEL BUSTER.
vi. DAVID BUSTER.
vii. CHARLES BUSTER.
viii. SARAH BUSTER.
ix. MARY JANE BUSTER.


Generation No. 3

3. CLAUDIUS3 BUSTER (WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born April 19, 1766 in Caswell, NC, and died August 20, 1828 in Greene Co., Tennessee. He married ISABELLA WOODS 1789, daughter of MICHAEL WOODS and MARGARET TRIMBLE. She was born September 03, 1768 in Roanoke, SC, and died December 02, 1839 in Tennessee.

Notes for ISABELLA WOODS:
Summary of Will
Oct. 1, 1939

To my son John, one hundred dollars. My daughter, Jane Walker, wife of John, to see that my black woman, Dill, is set free, not abused, and receives just wages for her work. Grand-daughter Martha Hale to have choice of cattle.

Executors: Anderson Walker, Samuel Gregg.
Witnesses: Samuel Cochran, Marshall W. Gregg

Signed Isabella Buster by her mark.

More About ISABELLA WOODS:
Will: October 01, 1839, Greene Co., Tennessee

Children of CLAUDIUS BUSTER and ISABELLA WOODS are:
4. i. MICHAEL WOODS4 BUSTER, b. Bet. 1791 - 1793, Greene Co., Tennessee; d. 1871, Mendocino, CA.
5. ii. JANE BUSTER, b. Abt. 1793, Greene Co., Tennessee; d. Aft. 1857.
6. iii. MARGARET BUSTER, b. December 15, 1794, Greene Co., Tennessee; d. December 03, 1879, Greene Co., Tennessee.
iv. MARY BUSTER, b. October 15, 1796, Greene Co., Tennessee; d. March 31, 1837, Greene Co., Tennessee; m. ELIJAH BORDEN.
7. v. ELIZABETH BUSTER, b. 1798, Greene Co., Tennessee; d. Bef. November 1847, Greene Co., Tennessee.
vi. WILLIAM BUSTER, b. 1800, Greene Co., Tennessee; m. ISABELLA HILL.
8. vii. ARCHIBALD BUSTER, b. March 22, 1802, Greene Co., Tennessee; d. April 22, 1894, Rockport, Atchison, MO.
viii. JOHN BUSTER, b. 1804, Greene Co., Tennessee; d. 1850; m. MATELDA BEDWELL.
9. ix. MARTHA BUSTER, b. April 15, 1806, Greene Co., Tennessee; d. February 26, 1885, Madison, NC.


Generation No. 4

4. MICHAEL WOODS4 BUSTER (CLAUDIUS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born Bet. 1791 - 1793 in Greene Co., Tennessee, and died 1871 in Mendocino, CA. He married ELIZABETH WALKER.

Children of MICHAEL BUSTER and ELIZABETH WALKER are:
i. MARTHA5 BUSTER.
ii. SARAH BUSTER.
iii. WILLIAM N. BUSTER.
iv. MICHAEL W. BUSTER.
v. FRANCIS M. BUSTER.
vi. JOHN W. BUSTER.
vii. EMILEE BUSTER.
viii. CAROLINE BUSTER.
ix. JAMES BUSTER.

5. JANE4 BUSTER (CLAUDIUS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born Abt. 1793 in Greene Co., Tennessee, and died Aft. 1857. She married JOHN WALKER1. He was born Abt. 1788 in Tennessee2, and died Bef. January 05, 1857 in Tennessee.

Notes for JOHN WALKER:
Summary of the Will of John Walker

To wife Jane, all property during her natural life or widowhood. To son, David M., my book account against him - if he hands on $300 note on me which I paid. To sons, Michael W. and D.J., my farm if they pay $125 each to my other children.

Executors: Sons A.W. and M.W. Walker
Will dated: 20 June 1853
Test: R.M. Easterly, N.H. Masoner

Signed name by his hand, John Walker

(will probated January 5, 1857)

More About JOHN WALKER:
Census: 1850, Greene Co., Tennessee
Occupation: 1850, Census - Farmer
Property: 1850, Census - 2000

Children of JANE BUSTER and JOHN WALKER are:
10. i. MARTHA JANE5 WALKER, b. March 02, 1824, Greene Co., Tennessee; d. March 05, 1909, Blount Co., Tennessee.
ii. CHARLES H. WALKER, b. Bet. 1810 - 1830.
iii. JOHN H. WALKER, b. Bet. 1810 - 1830.
iv. WILY M. WALKER, b. Bet. 1810 - 1830; d. Bef. 1857.
11. v. ANDERSON W. WALKER, b. May 12, 1813, Tennessee; d. April 29, 1883, Tennessee.
12. vi. CLAUDIUS B. WALKER, b. 1817.
13. vii. JAMES WALKER, b. 1819, Tennessee.
viii. LUTICIA WALKER, b. Bet. 1810 - 1830; m. JACOB H. AKERSON, August 14, 1843.
ix. ISABELLA W. WALKER, b. Bet. 1820 - 1825; m. ALEX S. WYATT, 1843.
x. DAVID M. WALKER, b. Abt. 1822; d. Aft. 1857.
xi. MARY WALKER, b. Abt. 1827; m. ENOCH G. WILLIAMS, 1850.
xii. MICHAEL M. WALKER, b. Abt. 1832; d. Aft. 1857.
xiii. DANIEL JEFFERSON WALKER, b. Abt. 1833; d. Aft. 1857.
xiv. LARENTINE WALKER, b. 1835.

More About LARENTINE WALKER:
Census: 1850, Greene Co., Tennessee
Residence: 1850, At brother James Walker's home

xv. HARRIET LOUISE WALKER, b. Abt. 1838; m. THOMAS WILLIAM MONTGOMERY, 1859.

6. MARGARET4 BUSTER (CLAUDIUS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born December 15, 1794 in Greene Co., Tennessee, and died December 03, 1879 in Greene Co., Tennessee. She married JOSEPH HALE 1816 in Greene Co, Tennessee.

Children of MARGARET BUSTER and JOSEPH HALE are:
i. SARAH ANN5 HALE, b. 1826; d. 1885; m. DANIEL COOPER, 1849.
ii. MARTHA HALE.
iii. WILLIAM LINDSAY HALE.
iv. ELIZABETH JANE HALE.
v. MARY M. HALE.
vi. JOHN B. HALE.
vii. ISABELLA HALE.
viii. CATHERINE HALE.
ix. FRANCIS MARION HALE.

7. ELIZABETH4 BUSTER (CLAUDIUS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born 1798 in Greene Co., Tennessee, and died Bef. November 1847 in Greene Co., Tennessee. She married GEORGE HALE.

Children of ELIZABETH BUSTER and GEORGE HALE are:
i. LANDON CARTER5 HALE.
ii. CLAUDIUS HALE.
iii. JANE HALE.
iv. WILLIAM HALE.
v. JOHN HALE.
vi. WYLY M. HALE.
vii. GEORGE H. HALE.
viii. MARGARET E. HALE.

8. ARCHIBALD4 BUSTER (CLAUDIUS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born March 22, 1802 in Greene Co., Tennessee, and died April 22, 1894 in Rockport, Atchison, MO. He married ELIZABETH BLACK HENDERSON.

Children of ARCHIBALD BUSTER and ELIZABETH HENDERSON are:
i. MARTHA ANN5 BUSTER.
ii. SAMUEL H. BUSTER.
iii. MARY JANE BUSTER.
iv. SARAH ELIZABETH BUSTER.
v. WILLIAM MARION BUSTER.
vi. PAULINA BUSTER.
vii. JAMES HARVEY BUSTER.
viii. MARGARET E. BUSTER.
ix. CLAUDIUS GREENE BUSTER.
x. DAVID ELZY BUSTER.
xi. ELIZA BUSTER.

9. MARTHA4 BUSTER (CLAUDIUS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born April 15, 1806 in Greene Co., Tennessee, and died February 26, 1885 in Madison, NC. She married (1) JAMES MCMURTRY. She married (2) JOHN WESLEY BARTLEY.

Children of MARTHA BUSTER and JAMES MCMURTRY are:
i. MARY JANE5 MCMURTRY.
ii. AMANDA JANE MCMURTRY.

Children of MARTHA BUSTER and JOHN BARTLEY are:
iii. EMMALINE MILLER5 BARTLEY.
iv. DELPHINA DIXON BARTLEY.
v. SARINDA JOSEPHINE BARTLEY.
vi. FATIMA POLLY BARTLEY.
vii. ELBRIDGE HARRISON BARTLEY.
viii. NARCISSA ISABELLA BARTLEY.
ix. ROBERT LAFAYETTE BARTLEY.


Generation No. 5

10. MARTHA JANE5 WALKER (JANE4 BUSTER, CLAUDIUS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born March 02, 1824 in Greene Co., Tennessee, and died March 05, 1909 in Blount Co., Tennessee. She married WILLIAM JOHNSON August 31, 1847, son of BARTON JOHNSON and MARY MATTHEWS. He was born September 23, 1817 in Greene Co., Tennessee, and died August 1887 in Blount Co., Tennessee.

Child of MARTHA WALKER and WILLIAM JOHNSON is:
i. BENJAMIN FRANK6 JOHNSON, b. August 06, 1857; d. February 1943, Calera, OK; m. NANCY REBECCA KEENER, August 06, 1885, Tennessee; b. October 28, 1860, Sevier, Tennessee; d. November 21, 1941, Calera, OK.

11. ANDERSON W.5 WALKER (JANE4 BUSTER, CLAUDIUS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born May 12, 1813 in Tennessee, and died April 29, 1883 in Tennessee. He married (1) MARGARET L. B. HOLLOWAY September 01, 1842 in Greene Co, TN, daughter of JEREMIAH HOLLOWAY and PHILITIA CROUCH. She was born Abt. 1817 in North Carolina, and died Bet. 1850 - 1860 in Tennessee. He married (2) ELIZABETH FINE Bef. May 1859. She was born May 23, 1827, and died June 06, 1869 in Tennessee. He married (3) ELEN C. LAUGHTERS January 1873. She was born October 13, 1831, and died August 01, 1886 in Tennessee.

Notes for ANDERSON W. WALKER:
Summary of Will

A.W. Walker
May Term 1883

To be buried by my wife, Lizzie, who lies in Old Graveyard in Greeneville, in the rear of V.S. Maloney's enclosure. To wife, Elen C. Walker - 100 acres property adjoining P.G. Rosenblatt, C.L. Sevier, Fred Starns, Ed Turner, A.N. Pettibone, widow John Brown and L.W. Tipton. Five children to share and share alike. Wife Elen, sale executor. Dated April 4, 1883.
Test: W.C. Welles, A.N. Shoun

Signed name by his hand, A.W. Walker


More About ANDERSON W. WALKER:
Burial: 1859, Old Harmony Cemetary, Greeneville, TN
Census: 1850, Greene Co., Tennessee
Occupation: 1850, Merchant
Property: 1850, Census - 2500
Served: Bet. 1866 - 1874, Greene Co., Tennessee Sheriff

More About MARGARET L. B. HOLLOWAY:
Burial: 1866, Old Harmony Cemetary, Greeneville, TN

Children of ANDERSON WALKER and MARGARET HOLLOWAY are:
i. CATHERINE6 WALKER, b. Abt. 1844.
ii. JOSEPHINE WALKER, b. Abt. 1846.
iii. CHARLES WALKER, b. Abt. 1848.
iv. FLORENCE ANN WALKER3, b. December 24, 18493; d. November 27, 1914, Greene Co., Tennessee3; m. JACOB WASHINGTON WILLIAMS3,4, January 23, 1873, Greene Co, TN5; b. February 14, 1850, Tennessee5,6; d. May 30, 1939, Tennessee.

Notes for FLORENCE ANN WALKER:
LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF FLORENCE A. WILLIAMS

I, Florence A. Williams, realizing the uncertainty of all earthly things, wish to dispose of what property I have in a way that I trust will be satisfactory to all parties, concerned.

First: I will that my body first have a decent burial, and that my Executor will pay all my just debts including funeral expenses out of the first money that may come into his hands.

Second: I will all my property to my beloved husband, Jacob Williams during his natural life and then to be divided as hereinafter set forth.

Third: I will that my property on Park Street be equally divided between my daughter Kate Pates and Neville Maud Williams in width and length said lot is about 170 feet on Park Street and running back to a fence in a line of the plum tree orchard, a distance of about 230 feet.

Fourth: I will that the Home place where Kate Pates now resides shall be hers and her heirs forever, provided that she pay my son Bruce Williams $350.00, and this amount shall be a lien on the property until paid and it is further provided a right of way shall be maintained as it now is for the benefit of the tenant house so long as it shall remain in the family, but not longer unless agreeable with all parties.

Fifth: I further will that my grand-daughter, Neville Maud Williams shall have what is known as the Tenant House house and lot, and should she ever wish to sell said property she shall give my son Bruce Williams the preference in buying, and should she die without children the property shall go to Bruce Williams.

Sixth: I further will that the remainder of my land on the hill back of the lots willed to Kate Pates and Neville Maud Williams, shall go to Bruce williams. This is the 14th day of November, 1914.

(s) Florence A. Williams

Signed, sealed and delivered in our presence and we have signed our names hereto as witnesses in the presence and at the request of the Testator on the date above written.

Attest: (s) LOUIS TIPTON
(s) D.W. Williams

More About FLORENCE ANN WALKER:
Burial: 1914, Oak Grove Cemetary, Greeneville, TN
Cause of Death: Tuberculosis

More About JACOB WASHINGTON WILLIAMS:
Burial: 1939, Oak Grove Cemetary, Greeneville, TN
Census: 1880, Greene Co., Tennessee.

Child of ANDERSON WALKER and ELIZABETH FINE is:
v. WILLIAM6 WALKER, b. Abt. 1860.

12. CLAUDIUS B.5 WALKER (JANE4 BUSTER, CLAUDIUS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born 1817. He married MARY WILLIAMS August 31, 1842. She was born 1817 in Tennessee.

More About CLAUDIUS B. WALKER:
Census: 1850, Greene Co., Tennessee
Occupation: 1850, Census - Farmer
Property: 1850, 400

Children of CLAUDIUS WALKER and MARY WILLIAMS are:
i. NANCY J.6 WALKER, b. 1843, Tennessee.
ii. PRISCILLA H. WALKER, b. 1845, Tennessee.

13. JAMES5 WALKER (JANE4 BUSTER, CLAUDIUS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born 1819 in Tennessee. He married LOUISA. She was born 1815.

More About JAMES WALKER:
Census: 1850, Greene Co., Tennessee
Occupation: 1850, Census - Farmer
Property: 1850, 3500

More About LOUISA:
Census: 1850, Greene Co., Tennessee
Education: 1850, Can't read or write

Children of JAMES WALKER and LOUISA are:
i. ELIZABETH6 WALKER, b. 1840.
ii. MARY J. WALKER, b. 1841.
iii. JOHN A. WALKER, b. 1839.
iv. NANCY ANN WALKER, b. 1844.


Endnotes

1. WhIttenburg Methodist Episcopal Church Members, (@ 1844).
2. 1850 Census - Greene Co., Tennessee.
3. WIlliams Family Bible.
4. 1850 Census - Greene Co., Tennessee, 251.
5. WIlliams Family Bible.
6. 1850 Census - Greene Co., Tennessee, 251.