DENNIS,  [JC-LE.1] James M.

DENNIS, [JC-LE.1] James M.

Male 1806 - 1886  (80 years)

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  • Name DENNIS, James M. 
    Prefix [JC-LE.1] 
    Born 3 May 1806  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 15 Oct 1886  Waverly, Morgan Co, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Rogers Cemetery, Waverly, Morgan Co, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I77  Dennis/Tennison Families | John Tennison of Caswell Co., NC
    Last Modified 29 Dec 2019 

    Father DENNIS, [JC-LE] Levi (Tennison)  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Mother DENNIS (White), [JC-LEx] Susan 
    Married ca. 1800  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • No direct documentation on the connection between Levi Dennis b. 1778 MD and his sons: James M; John ; Gabriel Dennis; and William Gene Dennis. Descendants of the other sons of John Tennison and by default are assigned to Levi. This generation was born and raised in Overton County, TN with the other Dennis family members. WE have receive DNA confirmation that son Levi H. Dennis b. ca. 1815. Levi H. along with two brothers moved to Allen Co., KY. These families were the only ones to relocate to that county.
    Family ID F37  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family DENNIS (Arnett), [JC-LE.1x] Sarah  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 1827  Overton Co, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Family moved before 1840 to Morgan Co.,IL. Returned to Overton Co., TN before 1845. Moved back to Morgan Co., TN about 1845.
    Children 
    +1. DENNIS, [JC-LE.11] Thomas G  (Age 76 years)BORN: 13 Oct 1828 DIED: 4 Apr 1905
     2. DENNIS, [JC-LE.12] Ancil R  (Age 79 years)BORN: 8 Jul 1830 DIED: 8 Jan 1910
     3. TAYLOR (Dennis), [JC-LE.1x] Minerva  (Age 26 years)BORN: 1831 DIED: 1857
     4. DENNIS, [JC-LE.14] William P  (Age 86 years)BORN: 1833 DIED: bef. 1920
     5. TAYLOR (Dennis), [JC-LE.15] Rebecca Tennessee  (Age 84 years)BORN: 28 Mar 1834 DIED: 1 Jan 1919
     6. SCRIBNER (Dennis), [JC-LE.16] Catherine Caroline  (Age 68 years)BORN: 5 Apr 1837 DIED: 28 Apr 1905
     7. BROWN (Dennis), [JC-LE.1x] Mary W.  (Age 89 years)BORN: 1839 DIED: 1928
    +8. DENNIS, [JC-LE.18] Levi Wesley  (Age 77 years)BORN: 20 Sep 1842 DIED: 20 Jan 1920
     9. MINER (Dennis), [JC-LE.19] Elizabeth Susan  (Age 74 years)BORN: 8 Apr 1843 DIED: 15 Dec 1917
     10. DENNIS (Church), [JC-LE.1x] Sarah Enciline  (Age 73 years)BORN: 20 Jun 1845 DIED: 28 Nov 1918
    Last Modified 29 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F41  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The James M. family moved before 1840 to Morgan Co., IL. Returned to Overton before 1845 as both are listed in the Bethel Church Membership list. Listed in the Overton Co., TN 1850 census. Moved back to Morgan Co., IL ca. 1854. Two sons stayed in Morgan Co., IL and two moved on to Kansas. James M and wife Sarah moved back to Morgan Co., IL before 1860.

      No direct documetion on the connection between Levi Dennis b. 1778 MD and his sons: James M; John ; Gabriel Dennis; and William Gene Dennis. The unknown the grandsons of John Tennison are by default are assigned to Levi. This generation was born and raised in Overton County, TN with the other Dennis family members. WE have receive DNA confirmation that son Levi H. Dennis b. ca. 1815 is part of our Dennis Family.