The Livesay and Johns Scrapbook

Two pages to visit to learn more on lineages are Livesay Family Lineage
Johns Family Lineage
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Andrew Jackson Livesay born May 24, 1833 in Panther Creek, Hancock Co., Tennessee, and married Minerva SNYDER. Andrew Jackson died on Nov 15, 1921 in Rock Ridge, Hancock Co., Tennessee. Father of George LIVESAY (right)

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.
My great grandmother Elizabeth Slaton Johns LIVESAY wife of George LIVESAY, mother of Mattie Alice Livesay PAYNE at her house in Knoxville about 1950
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.

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. You can find more on Karen's lineage HERE

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.