The Livesay and Johns Scrapbook
Left to Right - Mattie Alice LIVESAY, Lafayette G. PAYNE, Benjamin LIVESAY (second row) John Freeman LIVESAY, George LIVESAY Elizabeth Johns LIVESAY, Bobbie LIVESAY (Edith had not been born)Picture made about 1902-03.
picture on the left is from the Livesay’s in the
United States, The Joseph Line (150) publication by Ankie
Livesay Longmire and Anne Lievsay
The photo on the right is from the Facebook site Livesay and Related Families and was posted by Susan Dailey Johnson who says: “this photo was given to my daughter by Allie Myers Dalton, granddaughter of Andrew Jackson Livesay and Allie McGinnis. Temperance Livesay was born 1859 and she died in 1890 and her husband JL Myers died in 1891. Allie Myers was raised by Andrew Livesay and Allie McGinnis and is found on the 1900 Census in their home. (Edited to add his full name of Andrew Jackson Livesay)”
Elizabeth Slaton7 JOHNS, (Rial6 JOHNS, Henry5, Thomas4, William3, Richard2, Roger1) was born Apr 19, 1863 at Hancock Co., Tennessee, USA, and on Dec 14, 1881 at Hancock Co., Tennessee, USA, married (180) George LIVESAY, son of Andrew Jackson LIVESAY and Alla MCGINNIS, who was born Sep 24, 1856 at Hancock Co., Tennessee, USA. Elizabeth Slaton died on Feb 14, 1957 at Knoxville, Tennessee, USA and was buried at Greenwood Cem., Knoxville, Tennessee
A copy of an original picture of Rial Johns (1812-1898) and Martha Slaton Johns (1817-1878) sent by Karen Hedrick. Karen also descends from Joseph Johns, son of Rial and Martha but through another wife Lydia Hays/Hase. Rial Johns died at Ivy Ridge, Flat Gap, Tennessee.
John Freeman LIVESAY was born May 14, 1893 in Tazewell, Tennessee, son of George Livesay and Elizabeth (Slaton) Johns Livesay. He married Victoria MILLER who was born Feb 26, 1913. John Freeman died on Nov 30, 1945 in Knoxville, and is buried in Greenwood Cemetery
William Harmon Johns, son of Joseph and Eliza Wolfe Johns. William Harmon would be a nephew to my GGrandmother. There was only 3 years difference in age though. Martha Alice Slaton Johns was 46 years old when her last child, my ggrandmother, was born. She lived another 15 years.
Right - Polly Ann Johns Owen, Ethel Tiny Johns Didelot,
Laura Alice Johns Crutchfield and Mattie Alice Livesay Payne. Made June 28, 1962 at Lone
Mountain, TN at Mattie Alice Livesay Payne Home.
Sent to me - Joe Payne by Newton Owens 1990. Some more pictures of John Rial Johns and Hancock Co., TN Johns Family.