Person Sheet


Name Conard William Whetsel
Birth Oct 1868, prob Washington County, TN
Death 15 Apr 1950, Russellville, Tennessee
Burial 1950, Catherine Nenney Baptist Church
Birth 6 Oct 1868, Sullivan County, Tennessee
Death 15 Apr 1950, Hamblen County, Tennessee
Father Paulser Whetsel (1826->1870)
Mother Sarah Dove (1831->1870)
Spouses
1 Nannie (Nancy) Catherine DAVIS
Birth 24 Oct 1868, Church Hill, Tennessee
Death 30 Mar 1930, Hamblen County
Burial 1930, Catherine Nenney Baptist Church
Death 3 Mar 1930, Hamblen County, Tennessee
Father Thomas Davis (1831-)
Mother Nancy Rowland (1840-1875)
Marriage 7 Dec 1890
Children Flora Catherine (1894-1971)
Neal Carson (1896-1970)
Mallie Grace (1898-1969)
Charles Raymond (1900-1976)
James Dwight (1903-1968)
John Mark (1905-1975)
Annie Leota (1907-1913)
Notes for Conard William Whetsel
Census records show Conard William Whetsel and Nancy Catherine (Nannie) living in Hawkins Co., in 1890. 1900 Census records, recorded June, 1900, and taken by Census Taker Wm. M. Francisco, list "Conard W. Whetsell head of the home, 31 years old., born 1868, married 10 years," and "Nannie Catherine, wife, born Oct. 1869; age 30, married 10 years, and 4 children. " The records indicate that one other child had died. This information was not known by living descendants until 2005, when this Census record was found.

In about 1916, Conard, Nannie and sons moved to Whitesburg, Tn. (Hamblen County.) In 1928, John married; and , in 1930, Nannie died. About 1932, Conard moved to the home of his son, Carson. John Whetsel, his wife, Ruth, and family continued to live in the house. A picture of this house, and other photographs pertaining to Conard Whetsel and Nannie Catherine Davis may be viewed at:
http://webpages.charter.net/cwfw/Photographs/ConardandNannieFamily.jpg

Photographs of the 7 children of Conard Whetsel and Nannie Catherine Davis is found at:
http://webpages.charter.net/cwfw/Photographs/ChildrenOfConardAndNannie.jpg

A photocopy of the Wedding Certificate for Conard (Coon) Whetsel and Nannie Catherine Davis is at:
http://webpages.charter.net/cwfw/Photographs/NanConardWeddingCert.jpg

In 1917, several years after the death of Conard Whetsel's parents, land owned by Paulser Whetsel and Sarah Dove Whetsel was sold to the Kingsport Waterworks, Inc. to build a dam. Conard Whetsel and wife, Nannie Catherine Davis Whetsel were among the heirs who signed the contract for the sale of this land.
Last Modified 4 Dec 2005 Created 26 Apr 2006 using Reunion for Macintosh

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