Givens Lineage

(FINAL May 12. 2011)

From: Ed Johnson <>



Lucy Givens 

b. May 25, 1882 Hancock Co, TN

d. Oct 11, 1957 Lee Co, VA

m. Aug 25, 1898 James Carter Lamb Sneedville, TN

     b. Nov 7, 1878 Hancock Co, TN

     d. Jan 9, 1964 Lee Co, VA


William J. (Jesse) Givens 

b. 1851 UNK

d. UNK

m. UNK  Paralee Chandler

     b. Jan 16, 1865 UNK

     d. UNK


Joshua Givens 

b. 1829 UNK

d. UNK

m. Millie UNK

     b. 1830 UNK

     d. UNK

     NOTE: Joshua Givens served as Sergeant with 8th Cavalry Regiment of Tennessee (USA)  from 1863-1865. CSA had 8th Tennessee Cavalry Regiment and they are often



Thomas Givens 

b. 1792 Pittsylvania Co, VA

d. 1870 Sneedville, TN

m. 1829 Elizabeth UNK  Sneedville, TN

     b. 1801 NC

     d. 1880 Sneedville, TN

     NOTE: Possible second wife Rachel???


John Ray Givens

b. Jan 15, 1766 Pittsylvania Co, VA

d. May 1837 Monroe Co, TN

m. Mar 7, 1788 Elizabeth Seals  Pittsylvania Co, VA

      b. 1767 Halifax Co, VA

      d. 1857 Monroe Co, TN



John Alexander Givens 

b. 1719 Ulster Co, Ireland

d. Nov 19, 1790 Augusta Co, VA

m. (1) 1739 Margaret Agnes Crawford Augusta Co, VA

            b. 1720 Augusta Co, VA

            d. UNK        

      (2) 1745 Mary Margaret Sittlington VA

            b. 1729 Augusta Co, VA

            d. 1797 Hampshire Co, WV


Samuel Givens

b. Oct 9, 1693 Ulster Co, Ireland

d. Oct 22, 1740 Orange Co, VA

m. 1718 Martha Sarah Cathey Ulster Co, Ireland

      b. 1701 Ulster Co, Ireland

      d. abt 1769 Frederick Co, VA

      NOTE: Arrived at Port of Philadelphia (PA) in 1739 from County Ulster, Ireland.


Samuel Givens  (First name possibly Caleb??)

b. 1667 Antrim, Ireland

d. Feb 6, 1770 Antrim Co, Ireland

m. Jun 18, 1691 Mary Donan Antrim Co, Ireland

      b. 1671 Antrim Co, Ireland

      d. Feb 6. 1770


Robert Givens 

b. 1641 Antrim, Ireland

d. abt 1711 Antrim, Ireland

m. UNK


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