Tennessee, USA

William Williston Sterry Jnr [1851-1902]

William Williston SterryAge: 51 years18511902

Name
William Williston Sterry
Given names
William Williston
Surname
Sterry
Birth November 22, 1851 35 22
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: Also Family Bible
Birth of a sisterMary Ann Elizabeth Sterry
May 25, 1853 (Age 18 months)
Source: Family Bible
Birth of a brotherThomas Edward Sterry
January 22, 1855 (Age 3 years)
Source: Family Bible
Birth of a brotherCharlie Washington Sterry
April 17, 1857 (Age 5 years)
Source: Family Bible
Birth of a brotherTheodore Ashley Sterry
January 27, 1860 (Age 8 years)
Source: Family Bible
Birth of a sisterNancy Allen Sterry
November 11, 1861 (Age 9 years)
Source: Family Bible
Birth of a sisterSarah Jane Sterry
January 19, 1864 (Age 12 years)
Source: Family Bible
Birth of a brotherHenry Robertson Sterry
February 1, 1867 (Age 15 years)
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: Also Family Bible
Birth of a brotherGeorge Channing Sterry
January 5, 1871 (Age 19 years)
Source: Family Bible
MarriageLucy Ann TeasleyView this family
November 19, 1871 (Age 19 years)
Shared note: 1880 census
Death of a brotherGeorge Channing Sterry
July 17, 1872 (Age 20 years)
Source: Family Bible
Birth of a son
#1
William Edward Sterry
July 24, 1872 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a brotherHugh Lawson Sterry
April 2, 1873 (Age 21 years)
Source: Family Bible
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: Also 'The 20th Century Shearin Genealogy'
Birth of a daughter
#2
Martha Elizabeth Sterry
January 8, 1874 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Sarah Virginia Sterry
January 10, 1876 (Age 24 years)
Source: Tracy Robb
Death of a brotherThomas Edward Sterry
November 3, 1876 (Age 24 years)
Source: Family Bible
Marriage of a siblingCharlie Washington SterryMary Emma MorrisView this family
December 13, 1877 (Age 26 years)
Publication: IGI
Text:
1877 Dec 13 C W Sterry & M E Morris [Source IGI: Cheatham County Clerk, Marriages 1856-1956; also Tennessee County Marriages, 1790-1950: Familysearch.org]
Quality of data: primary evidence
Shared note: 1880 US Census
Marriage of a siblingTheodore Ashley SterryAnna E LeighView this family
December 30, 1880 (Age 29 years)
Publication: IGI
Shared note: Provisions for 'Anna and family' after the untimely death of Theodore were set aside by the court on 1 Jul 1883 - Ref: MBE [Marriage Book E] p. 142. [Anne Henges] 'Anna and family' implies Anna may have had children from her marriage to Theodore but names and birth dates have not been located.
Birth of a daughter
#4
Viola Sterry
March 12, 1882 (Age 30 years)
Source: Tracy Robb
Death of a motherMartha Ann Hudgins
December 4, 1882 (Age 31 years)
Source: Family Bible
Death of a brotherTheodore Ashley Sterry
December 13, 1882 (Age 31 years)
Source: Family Bible
Marriage of a siblingJ William HudginsSarah Jane SterryView this family
November 22, 1883 (Age 32 years)
Publication: Ancestry.com
Text:
Marriage licence dated 22 Nov 1889 supplies further details: Date of marriage 22 Nov 1883 William Hudgins, age 20, born Tennessee, Residence Tennessee, Occupation Farming and Sarah Jane Sterry, age 19, born Tennessee, Residence Tennessee. Wit: W L Gower, H W Harris, W W Davis - Source Ancestry.com: Tennessee State Marriages 1780-1905] Also 1883 Nov 22 William Hudgins & Sarah J Sterry [Source IGI: Cheatham County Clerk, Marriages 1856-1956]
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a son
#5
Robert Samuel Sterry
March 12, 1884 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6
Mary Sterry
May 18, 1887 (Age 35 years)
Source: Anne Henges
Death of a wifeLucy Ann Teasley
before 1888 (Age 36 years)

MarriageNancy T BinkleyView this family
December 2, 1888 (Age 37 years)
Publication: Ancestry.com
Text:
Tennessee Cheatham Co 1888 Dec 2 W W Sterry & N T Binkley
Quality of data: primary evidence
Shared note: 1900 US Census
Marriage of a siblingZachariah T ShearonNancy Allen SterryView this family
December 13, 1888 (Age 37 years)
Publication: Ancestry.com
Text:
1888 Dec 13 Z Shearon & Nanner[sic] Sterry
Quality of data: primary evidence
Shared note: Zachariah and Nancy had one child according to Carolyn Magruder.
Birth of a daughter
#7
Rosie Sterry
September 12, 1890 (Age 38 years)
Source: Family Bible
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: Also Monumental Inscription
Birth of a son
#8
Charles Thomas Sterry
April 3, 1891 (Age 39 years)
Source: Family Bible
Death of a sisterNancy Allen Sterry
February 1892 (Age 40 years)
Publication: Privately published 1999.
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: Died in child birth
Marriage of a siblingHugh Lawson SterryCora Lea ShearonView this family
October 9, 1892 (Age 40 years)
Publication: Ancestry.com
Text:
1892 Oct 9 H L Sterry & Cora Shearon, Cheatham
Quality of data: primary evidence
Shared note: 1910 US Census
Marriage of a childJohn Bell TurrentineMartha Elizabeth SterryView this family
June 19, 1893 (Age 41 years)
Publication: Ancestry.com
Text:
J B Turentine Lizzie Sterry 19 Jun 1893 - Cheatham
Quality of data: primary evidence
Shared note: 1910 census
Birth of a son
#9
Henry Jackson Sterry
December 9, 1893 (Age 42 years)
Source: Family Bible
Marriage of a siblingHenry Robertson SterryMary Anne FoxView this family
December 30, 1894 (Age 43 years)
Publication: Ancestry.com
Shared note: 1900 US Census
Death of a fatherWilliam Williston Sterry
1894 (Age 42 years)
Source: Probate
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: According to Walter Smith in his update dated 7 Sep 1991 and titled All We Know About William Williston Sterry his estate was settled on 5 Sep 1896 at Cheatham County, T A Woodson, administrator. William was a resident of Sycamore in Tennessee and he died intestate.
Birth of a son
#10
James Arthur Sterry
August 18, 1895 (Age 43 years)
Source: Family Bible
Birth of a grandson
#1
William E Turrentine
about 1895 (Age 43 years)
Marriage of a childWilliam Edward SterryMary Margaret PooleView this family
March 7, 1897 (Age 45 years)
Publication: Ancestry.com
Text:
Name: Mary Poole Spouse: W E Sterry Marriage: 7 Mar 1897 - Cheatham
Quality of data: primary evidence
Shared note: 1900 US Census
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Lucy Sterry
March 3, 1898 (Age 46 years)
Source: Tracy Robb
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: Born the on the Ed Bracey place just across Old Clarksville Pike from Oakwood Church in Cheatham County, Tennessee [Tracy Robb]
Birth of a grandson
#3
Robert Hugo Turrentine
June 12, 1899 (Age 47 years)
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: Also Tracy Robb
Birth of a son
#11
Percy Walter Sterry
June 15, 1899 (Age 47 years)
Source: Family Bible
Birth of a grandson
#4
Jessie Sterry
March 1900 (Age 48 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Celia Ann Turrentine
January 12, 1902 (Age 50 years)
Birth of a daughter
#12
Williemine M Sterry
April 4, 1902 (Age 50 years)
Source: Family Bible
Birth of a grandson
#6
Eugene Sterry
May 25, 1902 (Age 50 years)
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: Note Tracy Robb has born 20 May 1902.
Death December 19, 1902 (Age 51 years)
Burial
Text:
Forest Grove Cemetery, Joelton, Davidson Co. WILLIAM W. /STERRY/ NOV. 22, 1851/DEC. 19, 1902
Quality of data: primary evidence
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: April 20, 1848Robertson, Tennessee, USA
4 years
himself
18 months
younger sister
20 months
younger brother
Thomas Edward Sterry
Birth: January 22, 1855 39 26Pleasant View, Tennessee, USA
Death: November 3, 1876Cheatham, Tennessee, USA
2 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
Theodore Ashley Sterry
Birth: January 27, 1860 44 31Pleasant View, Tennessee, USA
Death: December 13, 1882Cheatham, Tennessee, USA
21 months
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
4 years
younger brother
George Channing Sterry
Birth: January 5, 1871 55 42Pleasant View, Tennessee, USA
Death: July 17, 1872Cheatham, Tennessee, USA
2 years
younger brother
Family with Lucy Ann Teasley - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: November 19, 1871Cheatham, Tennessee, USA
8 months
son
18 months
daughter
2 years
daughter
6 years
daughter
2 years
son
3 years
daughter
Family with Nancy T Binkley - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: December 2, 1888Cheatham, Tennessee, USA
21 months
daughter
7 months
son
3 years
son
20 months
son
James Arthur Sterry
Birth: August 18, 1895 43 32Tennessee, USA
Death: October 5, 1973Joelton, Tennessee, USA
4 years
son
3 years
daughter

BirthMonumental Inscription
Quality of data: primary evidence
Note: Also Family Bible
MarriageTennessee State Marriage Index 1780-2002
Publication: Ancestry.com
Text:
Tennessee Cheatham Co 1888 Dec 2 W W Sterry & N T Binkley
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathMonumental Inscription
BurialMonumental Inscription
Text:
Forest Grove Cemetery, Joelton, Davidson Co. WILLIAM W. /STERRY/ NOV. 22, 1851/DEC. 19, 1902
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth
Also Family Bible
Marriage
1880 census Cheatham County District 3 (T9-1247/24B) William W Sterry, 29, Head, Farmer, born Tennessee, father born New York, mother born Tennessee Lucy A Sterry, 31, Wife, Keeping House, born Tennessee, father born Tennessee, mother born Tennessee William E Sterry, 8, Son, Works on Farm, born Tennessee Martha E Sterry, 6, Dau, At Home, born Tennessee Sarah V Sterry, 4, Dau, At Home, born Tennessee
Marriage
1900 US Census (Davidson County) (139/7A) Civil District 24 William Sterry, 68, Head, Married 30 yrs, born Jan 1833 Tennessee, Father born Tennessee, Mother born Tennessee, Farmer Nanie Sterry, 55, Wife, Married 30 yrs, born May 1845 Tennessee, Father born Tennessee, Mother born Tennessee, 12 children 12 living Bob Sterry, 15, Son, born Feb 1885 Tennessee, Father born Tennessee, Mother born Tennessee, Farm laborer Mary Sterry, 14, Daughter, born May 1896 Tennessee, Father born Tennessee, Mother born Tennessee Rosie Sterry, 10, Daughter, born Sep 1889 Tennessee, Father born Tennessee, Mother born Tennessee Charley Sterry, 9, Son, born Apr 1891 Tennessee, Father born Tennessee, Mother born Tennessee Henry Sterry, 7, Son, born Jan 1893 Tennessee, Father born Tennessee, Mother born Tennessee James Sterry, 5, Son, born Aug 1894 Tennessee, Father born Tennessee, Mother born Tennessee Persey Sterry, 4, Son, born JUn 1895 Tennessee, Father born Tennessee, Mother born Tennessee 1910 US Census Civil District 14, Davidson County (1497/8A) Mrs Nannie Sterry, Head, 45, born Tennessee, Widow, Father born Tennessee, Mother born Tennessee, 6 children 6 living, Farmer Charley Sterry, Son, 18, born Tennessee, Father born Tennessee, Mother born Tennessee, Farm laborer Henry Sterry, Son, 16, born Tennessee, Father born Tennessee, Mother born Tennessee, Farm laborer Jas Sterry, Son, 14, born Tennessee, Father born Tennessee, Mother born Tennessee, Farm laborer Percy Sterry, Son, 12, born Tennessee, Father born Tennessee, Mother born Tennessee Willimine Sterry, Dau, 7, born Tennessee, Father born Tennessee, Mother born Tennessee
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