Descendants of Sarah Hawkins "Dolly" Sevier
Thanks very much to Nora and Wilson League

Generation No. 1

1. Sarah Hawkins "Dolly"5 Sevier (John4, Valentine3, Valentine2, Don Juan (de Xavier)1)1 was born Jul 1770 in Rockingham Co., VA, and died Bef. 1839 in Overton, Washington Co., TN1. She married Judge Benjamin Brown2 06 May 1789 in Washington Co., TN3, son of Jacob Brown and Ruth Gordon. He was born Oct 1765 in Rockingham Co., VA, and died 10 May 1816 in Knoxville, Knox Co., TN.

Children of Sarah Sevier and Benjamin Brown are:

+ 2 i. Mary "Polly"6 Brown, born 14 Mar 1790 in Unknown; died 1869 in Payson, Ill.

3 ii. John S. Brown4, born Unknown.

4 iii. Hawkins Brown4, born Bet. 1790 - 1800.

+ 5 iv. Judge Richard Campbell Sevier Brown, born 09 Jan 1794 in TN; died 22 Jun 1854 in Noted in the Family Bible of Lida Livingston Beaty.

+ 6 v. Rebecca Brown, born Abt. 1801 in TN; died Abt. 1860 in Independence, Jackson Co., MO.

7 vi. William Gordon Brown4, born Unknown. He married Elsey S. Chowning4 Bef. 1819.

8 vii. Jacob Brown4, born Unknown.

9 viii. Thomas Jefferson Brown4, born Unknown4; died Bet. 1833 - 1836 in Overton Co., TN.

10 ix. Benjamin Franklin Brown4, born Unknown in TN; died Bef. 1833 in Overton Co., TN.

11 x. Ruth M. Brown5, born Abt. 1806 in Overton Co., TN6; died 22 Oct 1869 in Noted in the Family Bible of Lida Livingston Beaty7.

Generation No. 2

2. Mary "Polly"6 Brown (Sarah Hawkins "Dolly"5 Sevier, John4, Valentine3, Valentine2, Don Juan (de Xavier)1)8 was born 14 Mar 1790 in Unknown, and died 1869 in Payson, Ill. She married John Finley Sevier8. He was born 07 Sep 1794, and died Abt. 1858 in Johnson Co., TN.

Children of Mary Brown and John Sevier are:

12 i. Benjamin B.7 Sevier9, born Unknown; died Unknown.

+ 13 ii. John Finley Sevier, Jr., born Abt. 1820.

14 iii. Joseph H. Sevier9, born 19 Dec 1820; died Unknown. He married Sarah R. Unknown9; born 14 Oct 1818; died 23 Apr 1888.

15 iv. Absuma Sevier9, born Unknown.

16 v. Gordon Sevier9, born Unknown; died Unknown.

17 vi. Alzira Sevier9, born Unknown.

5. Judge Richard Campbell Sevier6 Brown (Sarah Hawkins "Dolly"5 Sevier, John4, Valentine3, Valentine2, Don Juan (de Xavier)1)10 was born 09 Jan 1794 in TN, and died 22 Jun 1854 in Noted in the Family Bible of Lida Livingston Beaty11,12. He married Ruth Ann McClellan13 26 Feb 1840 in Van Buren Co., AR14, daughter of William McClellan and Eliza Sevier. She was born 29 Sep 1813 in Knoxville, Knox Co., TN, and died 30 Nov 1879 in Harrison Co., TX15.

Marriage Notes for Richard Brown and Ruth McClellan:

The marriage ceremony was conducted by Rev. Alvin Mussett in Van Buren.

Children of Richard Brown and Ruth McClellan are:

18 i. John McClellan Sevier7 Brown16, born 22 Nov 1841 in AR; died in Harrison Co., TX17. He married Maggie L. Hampton17 30 Sep 1874 in Harrison Co., TX17.

19 ii. Benjamin Brown17, born Abt. Sep 1843 in AR; died 18 Oct 1843 in AR17.

20 iii. Richard Campbell Sevier Brown, Jr.18, born 31 Dec 1844 in AR19; died 12 May 1863 in the battle of Raymond, MS19.

+ 21 iv. Catherine Ann "Katie B" Brown, born 11 Jan 1847 in Van Buren, AR; died 20 Oct 1910 in Harrison Co., TX.

22 v. William McClellan Brown20, born 27 Apr 1850 in AR21.

+ 23 vi. Benjamin Franklin "Bennie" Brown, born 14 Jan 1853 in AR; died 29 Nov 1882 in Harrison Co., TX.

6. Rebecca6 Brown (Sarah Hawkins "Dolly"5 Sevier, John4, Valentine3, Valentine2, Don Juan (de Xavier)1)22 was born Abt. 1801 in TN, and died Abt. 1860 in Independence, Jackson Co., MO. She married George Washington Campbell23 Abt. 1824, son of Richard Campbell and Catherine Sevier. He was born 09 Nov 1800 in Tn, and died Unknown in Unknown.

Children of Rebecca Brown and George Campbell are:

+ 24 i. Sarah A.7 Campbell, born Abt. 1825.

25 ii. Robert A. Campbell23, born Unknown; died Unknown.

Generation No. 3

13. John Finley7 Sevier, Jr. (Mary "Polly"6 Brown, Sarah Hawkins "Dolly"5 Sevier, John4, Valentine3, Valentine2, Don Juan (de Xavier)1)23 was born Abt. 1820. He married Sarah A. Campbell23 20 Jun 1847, daughter of George Campbell and Rebecca Brown. She was born Abt. 1825.

Children of John Sevier and Sarah Campbell are:

26 i. Joanna8 Sevier23.

27 ii. Mary Sevier23.

21. Catherine Ann "Katie B"7 Brown (Richard Campbell Sevier6, Sarah Hawkins "Dolly"5 Sevier, John4, Valentine3, Valentine2, Don Juan (de Xavier)1)24,25 was born 11 Jan 1847 in Van Buren, AR26, and died 20 Oct 1910 in Harrison Co., TX. She married David Wilson Livingston27,28 07 Dec 1875 in Harrison Co., TX29, son of James Livingston and Sarah Redfearn. He was born 28 Jan 1845 in Anson Co., NC, and died 09 Mar 1910 in Harrison Co., TX.

Marriage Notes for Catherine Brown and David Livingston:

Marriage record on Microfilm at Clayton Library -- Houston, TX

Harrison County -- page 84

December 7, 1875 D. W. Livingston Kate Brown

Children of Catherine Brown and David Livingston are:

28 i. Lida Gregg8 Livingston30,31,32, born 08 Aug 1875 in Harrison Co., TX32; died Abt. 1954. She married James Richard Beaty33 26 Dec 1895 in Harrison Co., TX34.

29 ii. Sevier Livingston, born 06 Sep 1877 in Harrison Co., TX34; died 17 Sep 1877 in Harrison Co., TX34.

30 iii. James Benjamin Livingston35, born 02 Sep 1878 in Harrison Co., TX36; died 01 Sep 1881 in Harrison Co., TX36.

+ 31 iv. Annie Brown Livingston, born 08 Oct 1880 in Harrison Co., TX; died Abt. 1954.

32 v. Sarah Elizabeth "Dazie" Livingston36, born 31 May 1882 in Harrison Co., TX; died Unknown in Harrison Co., TX.

33 vi. Alma Hatley "Kate" Livingston37,38, born 30 Jan 1885 in Harrison Co., TX; died Abt. 1955. She married J.R. Davidson.

+ 34 vii. Mary Nola Livingston, born 18 Jan 1888 in Hallsville, Harrison Co., TX; died 03 Sep 1963 in Longview, Gregg Co., TX.

+ 35 viii. Bennie Bell Livingston, born 17 Apr 1891 in Hallsville, Harrison Co., TX; died 25 Nov 1980 in Longview, Gregg Co., TX.

23. Benjamin Franklin "Bennie"7 Brown (Richard Campbell Sevier6, Sarah Hawkins "Dolly"5 Sevier, John4, Valentine3, Valentine2, Don Juan (de Xavier)1)39 was born 14 Jan 1853 in AR40, and died 29 Nov 1882 in Harrison Co., TX41. He married Alice Murrell41 23 Dec 1880 in Harrison Co., TX41, daughter of Edd Murrell and Evaline Unknown.

Child of Benjamin Brown and Alice Murrell is:

36 i. Richard C.S.8 Brown41, born 12 Oct 188141.

24. Sarah A.7 Campbell (Rebecca6 Brown, Sarah Hawkins "Dolly"5 Sevier, John4, Valentine3, Valentine2, Don Juan (de Xavier)1)42 was born Abt. 1825. She married John Finley Sevier, Jr.42 20 Jun 1847, son of John Sevier and Mary Brown. He was born Abt. 1820.

Children are listed above under (13) John Finley Sevier, Jr..

Generation No. 4

31. Annie Brown8 Livingston (Catherine Ann "Katie B"7 Brown, Richard Campbell Sevier6, Sarah Hawkins "Dolly"5 Sevier, John4, Valentine3, Valentine2, Don Juan (de Xavier)1)43 was born 08 Oct 1880 in Harrison Co., TX44, and died Abt. 1954. She married Walter P. Morse44 24 Feb 1906 in Harrison Co., TX44.

Children of Annie Livingston and Walter Morse are:

+ 37 i. Emmett Wilson9 Morse.

38 ii. Malcom Morse44, born 17 Jul 1906.

39 iii. Sevier Brown Morse.

34. Mary Nola8 Livingston (Catherine Ann "Katie B"7 Brown, Richard Campbell Sevier6, Sarah Hawkins "Dolly"5 Sevier, John4, Valentine3, Valentine2, Don Juan (de Xavier)1)45,46 was born 18 Jan 1888 in Hallsville, Harrison Co., TX, and died 03 Sep 1963 in Longview, Gregg Co., TX. She married James Walter League47,48,49,50 15 Feb 1908 in Longview, Gregg Co., TX51,52, son of Cicero League and Angeline Knight. He was born 07 Oct 1879 in Carrollton, Carroll Co., GA, and died 06 May 1953 in Longview, Gregg Co., TX.

Children of Mary Livingston and James League are:

+ 40 i. Marvin Wilson9 League, born 28 Apr 1909 in Longview, Gregg, TX; died 22 Mar 1978 in Conroe, Mont. Co., TX.

+ 41 ii. Joseph Weldon League, born 09 Feb 1913 in Hallsville, Harrison Co.TX; died 07 Mar 1987 in Gregg Co., TX.

+ 42 iii. James Gregg League, born 03 Apr 1914 in Longview, Gregg Co., TX; died 07 Jul 1973 in Beaumont, TX.

43 iv. Byron Elbert League, born 15 Dec 1918; died 06 Jun 1976 in Dallas, TX. He married Mary Frances Unknown; born Unknown; died 21 Nov 1990 in Tarrant Co., TX.

+ 44 v. Alma Kate League, born 14 May 1926 in Longview, Gregg Co., TX; died 06 Dec 1987 in Chicago, IL.

 

35. Bennie Bell8 Livingston (Catherine Ann "Katie B"7 Brown, Richard Campbell Sevier6, Sarah Hawkins "Dolly"5 Sevier, John4, Valentine3, Valentine2, Don Juan (de Xavier)1)53 was born 17 Apr 1891 in Hallsville, Harrison Co., TX54, and died 25 Nov 1980 in Longview, Gregg Co., TX. She married Arch Huff Stracener 30 Dec 191155, son of Upton Stracener and Nancy Huff. He was born 28 Sep 1888 in Bettie, Upshur Co., TX, and died 07 Feb 1972 in Longview, Gregg Co., TX.

Children of Bennie Livingston and Arch Stracener are:

+ 45 i. Harry Livingston9 Stracener, born 08 Jul 1913 in Hallsville, Harrison Co., TX.

+ 46 ii. Jack Brown Stracener, died in Unknown date.

+ 47 iii. James Ray Stracener, born 25 Jun 1920 in Longview, Gregg, TX; died 30 Oct 1969 in Atlanta, GA.

Endnotes

1. Sevier Family History, by Cora Bales Sevier and Nancy S. Madden, 1961.

2. Sherry Anderson Cook, Lexington, KY, FFT application.

3. Knox County Marriage Book..

4. Nancy Sevier Madden.

5. Census 1850 AR.

6. Nancy Sevier Madden.

7. Noted in the Family Bible of Lida Livingston Beaty.

8. Nancy Sevier Madden.

9. Sevier Family History.

10. Census -- 1850 AR.

11. Lida Livingston Beaty family Bible.

12. From a letter by George W. Campbell to Ruth Ann Brown, dated 26 July 1854. In the posession of Harry Stracener, descendant..

13. Census -- 1850 AR.

14. Chronicles of Oklahoma, by Ben Collins Pickett, gg grandson of William McClellan.

15. Lida Livingston Beaty family Bible.

16. Census --.

17. Lida Livingston Beaty family Bible.

18. Census --.

19. Lida Livingston Beaty family Bible.

20. Census --.

21. Lida Livingston Beaty family Bible.

22. Nancy Sevier Madden.

23. Sevier Family History.

24. Census --.

25. Census -- 1850 AR.

26. Chronicles of Oklahoma, by Ben Collins Pickett, gg grandson of William McClellan.

27. Census --.

28. "Hallsville Cemetery, A History of It's People".

29. Family Records by Harry Stracener..

30. Census --.

31. "Hallsville Cemetery, A History of It's People".

32. Lida Livingston Beaty family Bible.

33. "Hallsville Cemetery, A History of It's People".

34. Lida Livingston Beaty family Bible.

35. Census - 1880 Harrison Co., TX.

36. Lida Livingston Beaty family Bible.

37. Census --.

38. "Hallsville Cemetery, A History of It's People".

39. Census --.

40. Family Bible of Lida Livingston Beaty.

41. Lida Livingston Beaty family Bible.

42. Sevier Family History.

43. Census --.

44. Lida Livingston Beaty family Bible.

45. Death Certificate.

46. Funeral Home Records.

47. Death Certificate.

48. Funeral Home Records.

49. Will Book B, page 107, Greenville SC.

50. Census --.

51. Marriage Record, Gregg Co., TX, Vol. G, Page 513, 15th Feb., 1908.

52. Certified Copy of Marriage License signed by R. A. Watson.

53. "Hallsville Cemetery, A History of It's People".

54. Lida Livingston Beaty family Bible.

55. Family Records by Harry Stracener..

56. Birth Certificate.

57. 1910 Census, Gregg Co., TX.

58. Census - 1920 Harris Co., TX.

59. Marriage Record, Gregg Co., TX, Vol. G, Page 513, 15th Feb., 1908.

60. Obituary -- Longview Morning Journal.

61. Birth Certificate.

62. Elnora Lloyd League Family Bible.

63. Birth Certificate.

64. Texas Birth List.

 

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