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Thomas Arrowood of Greene Co. TN


Ralph Dean Clark
P.O. Box 641188
Los Angeles, CA 90064-1188
Ultimate Family Tree, ver 3.10 Patch
MARCUM Project Version 1030
December 10, 2001

Table of Contents


Arrowood, Arwood, Lowe, Riddle, Snyder, Sumner


First Generation

1. Thomas1 Arrowood, son of John Arrowood and Frances (Fanny) Barrett, (#604) was born in North Carolina circa 1823. See his father's family for more information. Thomas died Feb 1, 1900 in Polk Co, Iowa, at 76 years of age.(1) Thomas was buried at Altoona Cemetery in Altoona, Polk Co, IA.(2)

He married twice. He married Clarissa Parnell in North Carolina. (Clarissa Parnell is #605.) Clarissa was born circa 1827 in North Carolina. Clarissa died before 1866 in Greeneville, Greene Co, TN. He married Louisa Stinnett June 19, 1866 in Greene Co, TN.(3) (Louisa Stinnett is #2063.) Louisa was born circa 1842 in Tennessee. Louisa was the daughter of John Stenant. Louisa died 23 March 1924 in Altoona, Polk Co, IA, at 81 years of age.(4) Louisa was buried 26 March 1924 at Altoona Cemetery in Altoona, Polk Co, IA.

1850 in the Census of 1850, Thomas was listed as a head of household in Cherokee Co, NC.(5) 1850 in the Census of 1850, Thomas was listed as a head of household in Cherokee Co, NC.(6) This entry might be later because of Thomas's age, or earlier because of baby John; most likely he moved away from home to this place.

16 June 1860 in the Census of 1860, Thomas was listed as a head of household in Greene Co, TN.(7) On 30 June 1864 he enrolled in Company A of the 3rd Tennessee Mounted Infantry, USA. Based on this service, in 1888 he applied for an invalid's pension in Iowa.(8)

2 June 1870 in the Census of 1870, Thomas was listed as a head of household in Greene Co, TN.(9) 8 June 1880 Thomas was listed in the 1880 Census as a head of household in Greene Co, TN.(10)

Thomas Arrowood and Clarissa Parnell had the following children:

Thomas Arrowood and Louisa Stinnett had the following children:

Second Generation

3. John2 Arrowood (Thomas1) (#607) was born in probably, Cherokee Co, NC circa 1850.

He married twice. He married Serena Arrowood May 3, 1870 in Greene Co, TN.(23) (Serena Arrowood is #2078.) Serena was born circa 1844 in North Carolina. Serena was the daughter of William B. Arrowood and Sarah E. Carter. Serena died before 1874 in Greene Co, TN. He married Julia A. Law September 1, 1873 in Greene Co, TN.(24) (Julia A. Law is #1153.) Julia was born circa 1855 in Tennessee. Julia was the sister of Alfred (Jack) Lowe.(25)

2 June 1870 in the Census of 1870, John was listed as a head of household in Greeneville, Greene Co, TN.(26) 8 June 1880 John was listed in the 1880 Census as a head of household in Greeneville, Greene Co, TN.(27)

John Arrowood and Serena Arrowood had the following child:

John Arrowood and Julia A. Law had the following children:

4. Manson Ervin2 Arrowood (Thomas1) (#2058) was born in probably, Cherokee Co, NC April 1852. Manson died in 1922 at 70 years of age.(28)

He married twice. He married Mary Ann Brobeck 2 Sept 1872 in Greene Co, TN.(29) (Mary Ann Brobeck is #1150.) Mary was born circa 1857 in Tennessee. Mary died 1890 at 33 years of age.(30) He married Elizabeth Brooks 1 Aug 1891 in Greene Co, TN.(31) (Elizabeth Brooks is #5567.) Elizabeth was born May 1870 in Tennessee. Elizabeth died 1929 at 59 years of age.(32)

4 June 1880 Manson was listed in the 1880 Census as a head of household in Greeneville, Greene Co, TN.(33) In the 1900 Census, Manson was listed as a head of household 2 June 1900 in Bristol, Sullivan Co, TN.(34)

Manson Ervin Arrowood and Mary Ann Brobeck had the following children:

Manson Ervin Arrowood and Elizabeth Brooks had the following children:

5. Fanny Jane2 Arrowood (Thomas1) (#2059) was born in Yancey Co, NC August 11, 1854.(40) Jack died June 18, 1914 in Bristol, Sullivan Co, TN, at 59 years of age.(41) Jack was buried at East Hill Cemetery in Bristol, Sullivan Co, TN.(42)

She married Alfred J. (Jack) Lowe October 11, 1871 in Greene Co, TN.(43) (Alfred J. (Jack) Lowe is #1158.) Jack was born circa 1852 in Tennessee. Jack was the brother of Julia Lowe Arrowood.(44)

Jack was buried at East Hill Cemetery in Bristol, Sullivan Co, TN.(45) June 8, 1880 Jack was listed in the 1880 Census as a head of household in Greene Co, TN.(46)

Fanny Jane Arrowood and Alfred J. (Jack) Lowe had the following children:

6. Althodrick Elizabeth2 Arrowood (Thomas1) (#2061) was born in probably, Cherokee Co, NC 2 Dec 1856.(71) Althodrick died 30 Jan 1932 in Des Moines, Polk Co, IA, at 75 years of age. Althodrick was buried at Canfield Cemetery in Runnels, Polk Co, IA.(72)

She married William Anderson Snyder 24 Dec 1874 in Greeneville, Greene Co, TN.(73) (William Anderson Snyder is #8452.) William was born 9 April 1857 in Greeneville, Greene Co, TN.(74) William died 26 Feb 1931 in Des Moines, Polk Co, IA, at 73 years of age. William was buried at Canfield Cemetery in Runnels, Polk Co, IA.(75)

Althodrick Elizabeth Arrowood and William Anderson Snyder had the following children:

9. David Grant2 Arrowood (Thomas1) (#2064) was born in probably, Greene Co, TN circa 1865.

He married twice. He married Rebecca Miller 10 Aug 1891 in Knox Co, TN.(102) (Rebecca Miller is #8486.) Rebecca was born maybe around 1865 in Tennessee. Rebecca was the daughter of Mrs. Florence M. Miller. Rebecca died probably before 1896. He married Minnie R. Miller 12 April 1896 in Knox Co, TN.(103) (Minnie R. Miller is #8488.) Minnie was born circa 1874 in Tennessee. (Additional notes for Minnie R. Miller(104))

David was listed as Alfred J. (Jack) Lowe's brother-in-law in the 1880 Census in Greene Co, TN.(105) 2 May 1910 David was listed in the 1910 Census as a head of household at 306 2nd St. in Knoxville, Knox Co, TN.(106)

David Grant Arrowood and Rebecca Miller had the following child:

David Grant Arrowood and Minnie R. Miller had the following child:

10. Clarissa Isobel2 Arrowood (Thomas1) (#2065) was born in Greene Co, TN May 18, 1867.(107) Clarissa died Oct. 1 1946 in Des Moines, Polk Co, IA, at 79 years of age.(108) Clarissa was buried at Old Altoona Cemetery in Altoona, Polk Co, IA.(109)

She married George McHenry Arrowood 25 Oct 1884 in Polk Co, Iowa.(110) (George McHenry Arrowood is #2074.) Mack was born 22 May 1859 in Greene Co, TN.(111) Mack was the son of William B. Arrowood and Sarah E. Carter. Mack died 5 Sept 1924 in Des Moines, Polk Co, IA, at 65 years of age.(112) Mack was buried at Altoona Cemetery in Altoona, Polk Co, IA.(113) 7 Jan 1867 Mack was named as David Presnell's ward in Greene Co, TN.(114) 6 Apr 1869 Mack was named as Anderson W. Walker's ward in Greene Co, TN.(115) 9 June 1870 Mack was listed as a member of David Presnell's household in the Census of 1870 in Greene Co, TN.(116) 2 July 1872 Mack was named as Thomas Law's ward in Greene Co, TN.(117) 7 June 1900 Mack was listed in the 1900 Census as a head of household in Polk Co, Iowa.(118)

Clarissa Isobel Arrowood and George McHenry Arrowood had the following children:

11. Anna Bell2 Arrowood (Thomas1) (#2071) was born in Greeneville, Greene Co, TN Jan. 19, 1869.(139) Anna died of complications due to old age 14 Feb 1958 at Stuart Nursing Home in Des Moines, Polk Co, IA, at age 89.(140) Anna was buried at Glendale Cemetery Block 13, Lot 7 in Des Moines, Polk Co, IA.(141)

She married William Alexander Riddle 18 Dec 1885 in Polk Co, Iowa.(142) (William Alexander Riddle is #8459.) William was born 14 July 1861 in Cambridge, Story Co, IA.(143) William(144) was the son of William Alexander Riddle and Mary Angeline Scott. William died 13 Feb 1911 at 49 years of age.(145) William was buried at Glendale Cemetery Block 13, Lot 7 in Des Moines, Polk Co, IA.(146)

Anna Bell Arrowood and William Alexander Riddle had the following children:

Third Generation

17. Mary M.3 Arrowood (John2, Thomas1)(158) (#1152) was born in Greene Co, TN March 1873.

She married Thomas C. Sumner 18 Aug 1887 in Greene Co, TN.(159) (Thomas C. Sumner is #4972.) Thomas was born Jan 1868 in Tennessee. Thomas was the son of Susan (Sumner). Thomas was listed as Susan (Sumner)'s son in the 1880 Census in Sullivan Co, TN.(160) 8 June 1900 Thomas was listed in the 1900 Census as a head of household in Sullivan Co, TN.(161) 18 April 1910 Thomas was listed in the 1910 Census as a head of household in Sullivan Co, TN.(162) 5 Feb 1920 Thomas was listed in the 1920 Census as a head of household at 659 Robertson St. in Kingsport, Sullivan Co, TN.(163)

Mary M. Arrowood and Thomas C. Sumner had the following children:

18. Edward3 Arwood (John2 Arrowood, Thomas1) (#1154) was born in Greene Co, TN circa 1875.

He married Maggie (Arwood) circa 1896. (Maggie (Arwood) is #5584.) Maggie was born Jan 1876 in Tennessee.

2 June 1900 Edward was listed in the 1900 Census as a head of household 960 5th St. in Bristol, Sullivan Co, TN.(164)

Edward Arwood and Maggie (Arwood) had the following child:


Notes and References


1. Nancy Clayton (Nandeeclay@aol.com) email to Ralph D. Clark et al, 30 Oct 1997, Arrowood / Thomas updates. Extracts from Civil War pension file of Thomas Arrowood, (hereafter cited as Clayton, 10/30/97, Thomas Arrowood Pension). Widow applied for pension 1900 Apr 14.
2. Nancy Clayton (Nandeeclay@aol.com) email to Ralph D. Clark et al, 24 May 1997, Arrowood Genealogy. Cites "Burial Records of Polk County, Iowa" (WPA, circa 1938) (hereafter cited as Clayton, 5/24/97, Arrowood Genealogy).
3. Greene Co.TN Marriage Register 1856-1868, LDS Film 944387, Item 1, #1762, by Alfred B Low MG. Bride's name looked like Sarina Byes (hereafter cited as Greene Co. 1856-68, Marriage Register).
4. Clayton, 5/24/97, Arrowood Genealogy, Cites Standard Certificate of Death - Dept. of Vital Statistics, State of Iowa, Registered No. 4782.
5. Thomas Arrowood, 1850 US Census, Cherokee Co. NC (Murphy Twp), P.76B L.11, Thomas Arrowood 27 Farmer; Clarissa 23; Elvira 3, John 1, everybody b.NC. Next to William Arrowood 22, then Wiley 44. [note: all census sheets in Cherokee Co. dated 1 June 1850] (hereafter cited as 1850 census, P.76B L.11, Cherokee Co. NC).
6. Thomas Arrowood, 1850 US Census, Cherokee Co. NC, P.25A L.32, Thomas Arrowood 28 b.NC Laborer; Clarissa 23 b.NC; Elvira 3, John 4/12, both b.NC (hereafter cited as 1850 census, P.25A L.32, Cherokee Co. NC).
7. Thos Arwood, 1860 US Census, Greene Co. TN (10th District, Greenville P.O.), P.290A L.4, Thos Arwood 37 Farm laborer; Cleresa 33 col.13; Eliesa [Elun?] 12, John 10, Manson J 8m, above 3 ch. col.12, Fanny J 5, Althodrek E 3f, Wm J McH 3/12; everybody b.NC. Near Wm Arwood 44 (hereafter cited as 1860 census, P.290A L.4, Greene Co. TN).
8. U.S. General Index to Pension Files 1861-1934, (Nat'l Archives, microfilm), T288, Roll 12, 1888 Feb 9 invalid application #639,066, certificate #489,510; 1900 Apl 14 widow's application #717,184, certificate #553,015 (hereafter cited as T288 Index, Roll 12).
9. Thomas Arwood, 1870 US Census, Greene Co. TN (10th Civil District, Greenville), P.268B L.32, Arwood, Thomas 48 b.NC Day laborer col.19; Louisa 28 b.TN Keeping house col.16, 17; Manson 17 Farm laborer, Jane 16 and Elizabeth 14 both At home, all b.NC col.17; Alexander 10 b.TN At home col.16,17; David 5, Claracy 3, Annie 1, all b.TN (hereafter cited as 1870 census, P.268B L.32, Greene Co. TN).
10. Thomas Arrowood, 1880 US Census, Greene Co. TN (Greenville), ED.52 S.17 L.49, Arrowood Thomas 57 Laborer b.NC f,m.b.NC; Louisa 37 wife b.TN, f,m.b.TN Keeping house col.22,23; William A 16 stepson b.TN f,m.b.TN Laborer col.22,23; Clarissa 13 dau At home col.22,23, Annie 11 dau col.22,23, Samuel 9 son, George W 7 son, Nancy L 3 dau, Joseph M 2 son, Hattie T 2/12 Mch dau, all ch. b.TN fb.NC mb.TN (hereafter cited as 1880 census, ED.52 S.17 L.49, Greene Co. TN).
11. Nancy Clayton (Nandeeclay@aol.com) email to ARWOOD-L@rootsweb.com, 20 Jan 2000, More Arrowood updates from Iowa. License No. 1870, Bondsman: D. C. Wilson (hereafter cited as Clayton, 1/20/00, More Updates).
12. Is this the Alexander, age 10, in the 1870 census?
13. Clayton, 10/30/97, Thomas Arrowood Pension.
14. Nancy Clayton (Nandeeclay@aol.com) email to ARWOOD-L@rootsweb.com, 8 Mar 2000, Iowa Arrowood update. Microfilm, Iowa Vital Statistics, Marriage Records of Polk Co. Iowa, Roll No. 19, returned April 6, 1895 (hereafter cited as Clayton, 3/8/00, Iowa Arrowood); and Polk Co. Iowa Marriage Registers, cited by Nancy Clayton (Nandeeclay@aol.com) in email to Ralph D. Clark, 15 Dec 1999, Arrowood Marriages in Polk County, Iowa, Book 7, p. 5 (hereafter cited as Clayton, 12/15/98, Polk Co. Marriages).
15. Marriage record has age 16, birthplace, parents
16. Clayton, 10/30/97, Thomas Arrowood Pension, Spelling obscure, name appears to be Ermilen Arrowood, born July 2, 1876.
17. Clayton, 3/8/00, Iowa Arrowood, Roll No. 18.
18. Clayton, 10/30/97, Thomas Arrowood Pension.
19. Clayton, 3/8/00, Iowa Arrowood, Roll No. 25, returned Aug 1, 1899.
20. Marriage record gives age, birthplace, and parents
21. Clayton, 1/20/00, More Updates.
22. Ibid.
23. Greene Co.TN Marriage Register 4/1868-12/1879, LDS Film 944387, Item 2, #452, by Joel Terrele. Bride's name was Sirena Willemn (hereafter cited as Greene Co. 1868-79, Marriage Register).
24. Ibid., No. 1189, by J.A. Torin J.P. Name given as Julia Law.
25. Peggy Stout (Pstout@chartertn.net) email to ARWOOD-L@rootsweb.com, 4 Sep 2001, Fanny Jane Arrowood #2059. (hereafter cited as Stout, 9/4/01, Fanny Jane).
26. John Arwood, 1870 US Census, Greene Co. TN (Civil District 10th, Greenville P.O.), P.269B L.10, National Archives, Washington, DC (hereafter cited as 1870 census, P.269B L.10, Greene Co. TN). Arwood, John 20 b.NC R R Hand; Serene 25 b.NC col.17; Wilburn John 13 col.17, Moses 15, both Day laborer, Nancy 12 col.17, Lucinda 10 col.15, both At home, Sarah 5 col.15, James 1, all ch. b.TN. Near Thomas.
27. John Arrowood, 1880 US Census, Greene Co. TN (Greenville), ED.52 S.18 L.32 H.164 F.176, National Archives, Washington, DC (hereafter cited as 1880 census, ED.52 S.18 L.32, Greene Co. TN). Arrowood John 30 b.TN fb.NC mb.TN Laborer; Julia wife 25 b.TN f,m.b.TN Keeping house col.22,23; James son 11 At home col.22,23, Mary dau 9, Edward son 5, Bertie dau 3, Charles son 1/12 Apr, all ch. b.TN f,m.b.TN
28. John Sr Arrowood descendant table, 14 March 1997 Robert L. Arwood, B1Digger@aol.com. Only has names and birth/death years. No places nor sources mentioned (hereafter cited as Robert L. Arwood, 3/14/97, Descendants of John Sr Arrowood).
29. Greene Co. 1868-79, Marriage Register, #959, by Alfred Blow M.G. License 31 Aug 1872.
30. Robert L. Arwood, 3/14/97, Descendants of John Sr Arrowood.
31. Clayton, 1/20/00, More Updates, License No. 708.
32. Robert L. Arwood, 3/14/97, Descendants of John Sr Arrowood.
33. Mansen Arrowood, 1880 US Census, Greene Co. TN (Greenville), ED.52 S.9 L.13 H.79 F.85, (hereafter cited as 1880 census, ED.52 S.9 L.13, Greene Co. TN). Arrowood Mansen 28 Laborer; Nannie E wife 23 Keeping house; James son 5, Louisa E dau 2, everybody b.TN f,m.b.TN
34. Mance Arwood, 1900 US Census, Sullivan Co. TN (Bristol, 960 5th St.), ED.120 S.3 L.63 H.46 F.57, NA Film Series T-623, Roll 1601, National Archives, Washington, DC: Arwood Mance April 1852-48 m.22 Carpenter YYY R-H; Elizabeth wife May 1870-30 m.22 5/5 NNY; Jessie dau May 1895-5, Edith dau June 1896-3, Flora dau May 1898-2, Clarence son Aug 1899-9/12, Bonie dau May 1893-7; everybody b.TN f,m.b.TN (hereafter cited as 1900 census, ED.120 S.3 L.63, Sullivan Co, TN).
35. Robert L. Arwood, 3/14/97, Descendants of John Sr Arrowood.
36. Ibid.
37. Ibid.
38. Ibid.
39. Ibid.
40. Stout, 9/4/01, Fanny Jane.
41. Ibid.
42. Ibid.
43. Clayton, 1/20/00, More Updates, Alfred J. Law and Fannie Jane Arrowood, License No. 761, Bondsman John Arrowood.
44. Stout, 9/4/01, Fanny Jane.
45. Ibid.
46. Jack Lowe, 1880 US Census, Greene Co. TN (Greenville), ED.52 S.16 L.19, Lowe Jack 28 b.TN fb.NC mb.TN Laborer col.22,23; Jane 25 wife b.TN fb.NC mb.TN Keeping house; William 7 son, Luke 4 son, Effie 1 dau, all ch. b.TN f,m.b.TN; Arrwood David 14 brother-in-law b.TN f,m.b.NC At home (hereafter cited as 1880 census, ED.52 S.16 L.19, Greene Co. TN).
47. Stout, 9/4/01, Fanny Jane.
48. Ibid.
49. Ibid.
50. Ibid.
51. Ibid.
52. Ibid.
53. Ibid.
54. Ibid.
55. Ibid.
56. Ibid.
57. Ibid.
58. Ibid.
59. Ibid.
60. Ibid.
61. Ibid.
62. Ibid.
63. Ibid.
64. Ibid.
65. Ibid.
66. Ibid.
67. Ibid.
68. Ibid.
69. Ibid.
70. Ibid.
71. Nancy Clayton (Nandeeclay@aol.com) email to ARWOOD-L@rootsweb.com, 10 Jul 1999, Updating family info. (hereafter cited as Clayton, 7/10/99, Updating family info).
72. Ibid., Nancy Clayton has a photograph of her gravestone.
73. Ibid., Marriage information from Althodrick's son and grandson.
74. Ibid.
75. Ibid., Nancy Clayton has a photograph of his gravestone.
76. Clayton, 1/20/00, More Updates, Information from great grandson of Althodrick Elizabeth Arrowood.
77. Ibid.
78. Ibid., Information from great grandson of Althodrick Elizabeth Arrowood.
79. Ibid.
80. Ibid., Information from great grandson of Althodrick Elizabeth Arrowood.
81. Ibid.
82. Ibid., Information from great grandson of Althodrick Elizabeth Arrowood.
83. Ibid.
84. Ibid.
85. Ibid., Information from great grandson of Althodrick Elizabeth Arrowood.
86. Ibid.
87. Ibid.
88. Ibid., Information from great grandson of Althodrick Elizabeth Arrowood.
89. Ibid.
90. Ibid., Information from great grandson of Althodrick Elizabeth Arrowood.
91. Ibid.
92. Ibid.
93. Ibid., Information from great grandson of Althodrick Elizabeth Arrowood.
94. Ibid.
95. Ibid.
96. Ibid., Information from great grandson of Althodrick Elizabeth Arrowood.
97. Ibid.
98. Ibid.
99. Ibid., Information from great grandson of Althodrick Elizabeth Arrowood.
100. Ibid.
101. Ibid.
102. Roscoe Carlisle d'Armand and Virginia Carlisle d'Armand, comps., Knox County, Tennessee Marriage Records 1792-1900 - Compiled from original Marriage Licenses and Bonds, Marriage Register, W.P.A. Compilation and Newspaper Accounts (Knoxville: Family Record Society, 1970), p. 29: #377 by W M Dyer MG; bond A C -- (hereafter cited as d'Armand, Knox Co. TN Marriages).
103. Ibid., p. 29: #188 by B S Williams JP; bond A M Grant.
104. In the 1910 census, Florence L. Miller, age 57, was residing in the household of David G. Arwood as his mother in law. She reported the birth of twelve children, of whom four were living. Also in the household were three brothers in law and a sister in law named Miller, ages 23-31, all single. If those four were Florence's four survivng children, then David's current wife in 1910 must not have been Florence's child.
105. 1880 census, ED.52 S.16 L.19, Greene Co. TN.
106. David G. Arwood, 1910 US Census, Knox Co. TN (Knoxville, Civil Dist 12, 306 2nd St), ED.98 S.11A L.7 H & F.211, Arwood David G 45 m.2-14 Tinner, sheet metal, Temp YY- R-H; Minnie R wife 36 m.1-14 1/1 YY-; Luke H son 18 sgl YYY, Reba S dau 13 YYY; Miller Florence M mother in law 57 wid 12/4 YY; Gavin M bro in law 31 sgl Salesman, Retail store, W, No, 0 YY, Martin D bro in law 29 Tinner, Sheet metal, W, No, 0 YY, William B bro in law 23 YY, Ada sis in law 27 Operator, Telephone, W, Yes, 0 YY; Palmer Jane J boarder Operator, Telephone, W, No, 0 YY; Foster Nancy servant Cook, Private fam, W, No, 0 YY; everybody b.TN f,m.b.TN (hereafter cited as 1910 census, ED.98 S.11A L.7, Knox Co. TN).
107. Clayton, 10/30/97, Thomas Arrowood Pension. 1900 Iowa census says May 1868. Her father's pension application says May 18, 1867. 6/2/1870 census Green Co. TN says she was 3 years old. 1867 wins, 2 votes to 1.
108. Email, Nandeeclay@aol.com to Ralph Clark, 19 Sep 1996, "Arrowood genealogy," gives death date, place, and cemetery.
109. Nancy Clayton (Nandeeclay@aol.com) email to Ralph D. Clark et al, 3 Nov 1997, Arrowood / William B. updates (and others). Extracts from William B. Arrowood's pension file. Also, Clarissa and Fannie Arrowood updates, Email cites "Census of Altoona Cemeteries: Clay Township, Nov. 1, 1984," p. 17 (hereafter cited as Clayton, 11/3/97, William Arrowood Pension).
110. Clayton, 12/15/98, Polk Co. Marriages, Book 2, p. 188.
111. Clayton, 11/3/97, William Arrowood Pension.
112. Nancy Clayton (Nandeeclay@aol.com) email to Ralph D. Clark, 21 Apr 1998, Update on George McHenry Arrowood. Death Certificate No. 077-4868 (Reg. No. 5636), Dept. of Vital Statistics, State of Iowa, filed 1 Oct 1924, (hereafter cited as Clayton, 4/21/98, George McHenry Arrowood).
113. Ibid.
114. Sandra Kelton Houston., Greene County, Tennessee Guardians and Orphans Court Records 1783-1870 and 1830 Tax List (Easley, SC: Southern Historical Press, Inc., 1984), p. 51 (hereafter cited as Houston, Greene Co. Orphans Court).
115. Ibid., p. 56, cites p. 182 of record book: Anderson W. Walker appointed guardian of McHenry, Andrew J., and Nancy A. Arrowood, minor children of William Arrowood, decd. Robert M. McKee, security.
116. David Presley, 1870 US Census, Greene Co. TN (Civil District 10th, Greenville), P.280 L.17, Presley David 42 b.NC Day laborer col.19; Sarah 45 b.NC Keeping house RE$150; John 13 b.NC Day laborer col.15; Arwood John 16 b.TN Day laborer; George Mc 10 b.TN At home col.16,17; Andrew 8, Nancy 7, both b.TN; Presley Mary 11 b.NC At home col.15; Muncher Mary 15 b.TN At home col.17 (hereafter cited as 1870 census, P.280 L.17, Greene Co. TN).
117. Houston, Greene Co. Orphans Court, p. 62, cites p. 121 of record book: Thomas Law appointed guardian of McHenry, Andrew J. and Nancy A. Arrowood, minor children of William Arrowood, decd. A. W. Walker, security.
118. Mack Arrowood, 1900 US Census, Polk Co. Iowa (Des Moines, 907 Walnut St.), ED.75 S.10 L.7 H.131 F.246, N.A. Film Series T-623, Roll 453, National Archives, Washington, DC: Arrowood Mack May 1858 42 m.16 b.TN f,m.b.TN Day Laborer6 YYY R-H; Carrie wife May 1868 32 m.16 6/6 b.TN f,m.b.TN YYY; Ethel dau Aug 1884 15, Flemming son Jun 1888 12, Fanny dau June 1890 9, all 3 ch. YYY, Johie son Feb 1894 6, all 4 ch. At School 6, Liza dau Oct 1896 3, Harold son Feb 1899 1, all ch. b.Iowa f,m.b.TN (hereafter cited as 1900 census, ED.75 S.10 L.7, Polk Co. IA).
119. Nancy Clayton (Nandeeclay@aol.com) email to Ralph D. Clark, 16 Jan 1999, Arrowood updates. Death Certificate, Book 41, p. 589, File No. 114-61-093746 (hereafter cited as Clayton, 1/16/99, Arrowood updates).
120. Ibid., Laurel Hill Cemetery Records, Sequence 1026900.
121. Nancy Clayton (Nandeeclay@aol.com) email to Ralph D. Clark, 16 Feb 1999, Arrowood updates. cites License No. 13347, Clerk of the District Court, Polk County, Iowa - Marriages 1893-1908, Book 10, p. 188 (hereafter cited as Clayton, 2/16/99, Arrowood updates).
122. Clayton, 7/10/99, Updating family info, Death Certificate.
123. Ibid., Death Certificate.
124. Ibid.
125. Clayton, 11/3/97, William Arrowood Pension, Email cites Fannie Arrowood Riley funeral information.
126. Ibid., Email cites Fannie Arrowood Riley funeral information.
127. Clayton, 12/15/98, Polk Co. Marriages, Book 13, p. 225; and Clayton, 11/3/97, William Arrowood Pension, Email cites Fannie Arrowood Riley funeral information.
128. Clayton, 1/16/99, Arrowood updates.
129. Ibid., Marriage Records, Polk Co. IA, Book 21, p. 11.
130. Clayton, 1/20/00, More Updates.
131. Ibid., cites death certificate.
132. Clayton, 1/16/99, Arrowood updates, Polk Co. IA Marriages 1919-1923, Book 23, p. 15.
133. Clayton, 1/20/00, More Updates, from Gideon's daughter, and his obituary.
134. Ibid.
135. Ibid.
136. Ibid.
137. Clayton, 1/16/99, Arrowood updates, Obituary of Arthur Gilbert Arrowood, Des Moines 'Register', 23 Feb 1993, p. 5M, col. 2.
138. Ibid.
139. Clayton, 7/10/99, Updating family info.
140. Judy Tully (jaboober@coastalnet.com) email to Ralph D. Clark, 13 Oct 1998, Anna Arrowood. (hereafter cited as Tully, 10/13/98, Anna Arrowood).
141. Ibid.
142. Clayton, 12/15/98, Polk Co. Marriages, Book 3, p. 228.
143. Clayton, 1/16/99, Arrowood updates.
144. Tully, 10/13/98, Anna Arrowood.
145. Clayton, 1/16/99, Arrowood updates.
146. Tully, 10/13/98, Anna Arrowood.
147. Ibid.
148. Ibid.
149. Ibid.
150. Ibid.
151. Ibid.
152. Ibid.
153. Ibid.
154. Ibid.
155. Ibid.
156. Ibid.
157. Ibid.
158. Her great granddaughter reports that her grandfather, son of Mary, said his mother was half Cherokee. This would require two of her grandparents to be full Cherokee, and no evidence has been found to support that.
159. Greene Co.TN Marriage Register Aug 9, 1880 - Dec 29, 1888, LDS Film 914,387, Item 3, #1656, Arawood, Mary to Thomas Sumner 18 Aug 1877 by R. D. Fry J.P. (hereafter cited as Greene Co. 1880-88, Marriage Register).
160. Susan Sumner, 1880 US Census, Sullivan Co. TN (12th Dist), ED.23 P.14 L.30 H&F.113, NA Film Series T-9, Roll 1281, National Archives, Washington, DC: Sumner Susan 40 b.VA f,m.b.VA House Keeper; John son 20 Farmer, George W son 18, James son 18, William son 16, Mary dau 14, Thomas son 12, previous 5 ch. "Works on farm", Eldridge son 10, first 7 ch. col.22,23, Roener dau 8, Nathan son 4, Elizabeth dau 2, all ch. b.TN f,m.b.VA; Judith Pratt dau i. L. 15 b.TN f,m.b.TN col.22,23 (hereafter cited as 1880 census, ED.23 P.14 L.30, Sullivan Co. TN).
161. Thomas C. Sumner, 1900 US Census, Sullivan Co. TN (11th Civil District), ED.111 S.5 L.40, NA Film Series T-623, Roll 1601, National Archives, Washington, DC: Sumner Thomas C Jan 1868032 m.11 b.TN f,m.b.VA Printer 4-YYY R-H; Mollie M Mch 1873-27 m.11 6/5 b.TN f,m.b.NC YNY; Flossie V dau Nov 1889-10 At school 2YNY, Leroy son Nov 1891-8, Cloyd son June 1893-6, Annie S dau Mar 1897-3, William T son Oct 1899-7/12, all ch. b.TN f,m.b.TN (hereafter cited as 1900 census, ED.111 S.5 L.40, Sullivan Co. TN).
162. Thomas C. Sullivan, 1910 US Census, Sullivan Co. TN, ED.164 S.2B L.71 H.35 F.36, NA Film Series T-624, Roll 1522, National Archives, Washington, DC: Sumner Thomas C 42 m.1-23 b.TN f,m.b.VA Painter, Houses, W, No 0YY- R-H; Mollie M wife 40 m.1-23 9/8 b.TN f,m.b.NC YN; Flossie V dau 21 sgl Servant, Private family, W, No 0YY, Leroy son 20 Laborer, Odd jobs, W, No 0YYN, Cloyd son 18 Farm laborer, Working out, W, No 0YYN, Annie B dau 13 YYN, William T son 10 NNN, first 6 ch. b.TN, Millie P dau 7 N, Lillie M dau 4 b.VA, Malcolm L son 1 b.TN, all ch. f,m.b.TN (hereafter cited as 1910 census, ED.164 S.2B L.71, Sullivan Co. TN).
163. Tom Sumner, 1920 US Census, Sullivan Co. TN (Kingsport City, 659 Robertson St.), ED.167 S.36B L.78, NA Film Series T-625, Roll 1767, National Archives, Washington, DC: Sumner Tom 53 Carpenter, Construction, W -YY; Mary wife 46 -NN; Nellie P dau 18 sgl Tap puller, Hosiery mill, W NNY, Lily M dau 16 Knitter, Hosiery mill, W NNY, Malcolm L son 10 YYY (hereafter cited as 1920 census, ED.167 S.36B L.78, Sullivan Co. TN).
164. Edward Arwood, 1900 US Census, Sullivan Co. TN (Bristol, 960 5th St.), ED.120 S.3 L.80 H.46 F.59, NA Film Series T-623, Roll 1601, National Archives, Washington, DC: Arwood Edward May 1875-25 m.4 Day laborer 0-YYY R-H; Maggie wife Jany 1876-24 m.4 1/1 YNY; Earnest son May 1898-2; everybody b.TN f,m.b.TN (hereafter cited as 1900 census, ED.120 S.3 L.80, Sullivan Co. TN).


Index

(Arwood)

(Arwood), Maggie (marriage to Edward Arwood) (i5584), b.1876-

(Riddle)

(Riddle), Alma Marguerite (marriage to Harry William Riddle) (i9012), b.1893-d.1981

Arrowood

Arrowood, Alexander (i2062), b.1860-
Arrowood, Althodrick Elizabeth (i2061), b.1856-d.1932
Arrowood, Anna Bell (i2071), b.1869-d.1958
Arrowood, Arthur Gilbert (i2366), b.1908-d.1993
Arrowood, Bertie (i1155), b.1877-
Arrowood, Bessie (i3666), b.1888-
Arrowood, Charles (i1156), b.1880-
Arrowood, Clarence Alfonzo (i5576), b.1899-d.1983
Arrowood, Clarissa Isobel (i2065), b.1867-d.1946
Arrowood, Connie (i3665), b.1886-
Arrowood, David Grant (i2064), b.1865-
Arrowood, Elvira (i606), b.1847-
Arrowood, Ethel Anna (i2358), b.1884-d.1961
Arrowood, Fannie J. (i2360), b.1890-d.1966
Arrowood, Fannie Jane (i5568), b.1880-
Arrowood, Fanny Jane (i2059), b.1854-d.1914
Arrowood, Fleming (i2359), b.1888-d.1910
Arrowood, Flora Bella (i5575), b.1898-
Arrowood, Francise Catherine (i5569), b.1882-
Arrowood, George McHenry (marriage to Clarissa Isobel Arrowood) (i2074), b.1859-d.1924
Arrowood, George W. (i3226), b.1873-
Arrowood, Glenn Thomas (i5578), b.1874-
Arrowood, Harold (Harry) (i2363), b.1899-d.1949
Arrowood, Hattie T. (i3229), b.1880-d.1881
Arrowood, Herman Carl (i2365), b.1902-d.1972
Arrowood, Ida (i3664), b.1882-
Arrowood, James Richard (i4794), b.1875-
Arrowood, John (i607), b.1850-
Arrowood, John Thomas (i2361), b.1894-d.1966
Arrowood, Joseph M. (i3228), b.1878-
Arrowood, Louisa (i2362), b.1896-d.1909
Arrowood, Louisa E. (i4795), b.1878-
Arrowood, Mack (i3667), b.1892-
Arrowood, Manson Ervin (i2058), b.1852-d.1922
Arrowood, Mary M. (i1152), b.1873-
Arrowood, Nancy L. (Emma) (i3227), b.1876-
Arrowood, Rena Bertha (i8484), b.1904-d.1943
Arrowood, Roy (i3668), b.1896-
Arrowood, Samuel (i3224), b.1871-
Arrowood, Serena (marriage to John Arrowood) (i2078), b.1844-d.1874
Arrowood, Thomas (i604), b.1823-d.1900
Arrowood, Tillie M. (i3669), b.1898-
Arrowood, William Henry (i5570), b.1887-
Arrowood, William J. McHenry (i2060), b.1860-

Arwood

Arwood, Bonnie Emelyine (i5572), b.1893-
Arwood, Earnest (i5585), b.1898-
Arwood, Edith Sally (i5574), b.1896-
Arwood, Edward (i1154), b.1875-
Arwood, Jessie Elvina (i5573), b.1895-
Arwood, Luke H. (i8487), b.1892-
Arwood, Reba S. (i8489), b.1897-

Ashley

Ashley, Clarence Severe (marriage to Hattie Nana Lella Josephine Lowe) (i9628), b.1893-

Bash

Bash, Gideon Robert (marriage to Rena Bertha Arrowood) (i8485), b.1893-d.1944

Bates

Bates, Nettie (marriage to George W. Arrowood) (i8458), b.1880-

Brobeck

Brobeck, Mary Ann (marriage to Manson Ervin Arrowood) (i1150), b.1857-d.1890

Brooks

Brooks, Elizabeth (marriage to Manson Ervin Arrowood) (i5567), b.1870-d.1929

Broyles

Broyles, Blanch Launa (marriage to Gurney Jack Lowe) (i9625), b.1889-

Cannon

Cannon, Pearl (marriage to Bruce Lowe) (i9623), b.1882-

Cissna

Cissna, Fern E. (marriage to John Thomas Arrowood) (i8482), b.1895-

Cogley

Cogley, Jennie (marriage to Charles Wesley Riddle) (i9016), b.1901-d.1966

Denton

Denton, Fanny (marriage to Luke Thomas Lowe) (i9619), b.1876-

Johnson

Johnson, James M. (marriage to Elvira Arrowood) (i9511), b.1847-

Law

Law, Julia A. (marriage to John Arrowood) (i1153), b.1855-

Lewis

Lewis, Ada May (marriage to James Henry Riddle) (i9019), b.1900-d.1975

Lowe

Lowe, Alfred J. (Jack) (marriage to Fanny Jane Arrowood) (i1158), b.1852-
Lowe, Bruce (i9621), b.1882-d.1928
Lowe, Effie (i1161), b.1879-d.1914
Lowe, Gurney Jack (i9624), b.1889-d.1966
Lowe, Hattie Nana Lella Josephine (i9627), b.1893-d.1976
Lowe, Luke Thomas (i1160), b.1876-d.1948
Lowe, Mack David (i9608), b.1884-d.1946
Lowe, William Alfred Jack (i1159), b.1873-d.1905

Marshall

Marshall, Charlotte (Lottie) (marriage to Mack David Lowe) (i9620), b.1884-

Matthews

Matthews, Ruth (marriage to William Henry Arrowood) (i5571) (living status unknown)

Mayse

Mayse, Fred (marriage to Sadie Jane Riddle) (i9015), b.1884-d.1959

McNeeley

McNeeley, William Harrison (marriage to Ethel Anna Arrowood) (i8453), b.1875-d.1941

Miller

Miller, Minnie R. (marriage to David Grant Arrowood) (i8488), b.1874-
Miller, Rebecca (marriage to David Grant Arrowood) (i8486), b.1865-d.1896

Parnell

Parnell, Clarissa (marriage to Thomas Arrowood) (i605), b.1827-d.1866

Pitzmann

Pitzmann, Clara M. (marriage to Joseph M. Arrowood) (i9534), b.1879-

Presley

Presley, William (marriage to Effie Lowe) (i3639), b.1879-

Rasler

Rasler, George (marriage to Nancy L. (Emma) Arrowood) (i9537), b.1880-

Reed

Reed, George William (marriage to Eva Lennie Riddle) (i9013), b.1876-d.1937

Riddle

Riddle, Charles Wesley (i8478), b.1898-d.1980
Riddle, Eva Lennie (i8481), b.1892-d.1970
Riddle, Harry William (i8479), b.1899-d.1958
Riddle, James Henry (i8480), b.1901-d.1972
Riddle, Sadie Jane (i9014), b.1896-d.1982
Riddle, William Alexander (marriage to Anna Bell Arrowood) (i8459), b.1861-d.1911

Riley

Riley, Archie (marriage to Fannie J. Arrowood) (i3373)

Ross

Ross, Hattie C. (marriage to Bruce Lowe) (i9622), b.1882-

Royston

Royston, James Hardin (marriage to Hattie Nana Lella Josephine Lowe) (i9629), b.1893-

Smith

Smith, Ada (marriage to Gurney Jack Lowe) (i9626), b.1889-

Snyder

Snyder, Baby (i9512), b.1875-d.1875
Snyder, Charles Montgomery (i9517), b.1884-d.1955
Snyder, Durward Melvin (i9519), b.1893-d.1964
Snyder, George (i9514), b.1878-d.1879
Snyder, Henry Thomas (i9513), b.1876-d.1957
Snyder, James Thomas Jefferson (i9515), b.1880-d.1946
Snyder, John Arthur (i9516), b.1882-d.1968
Snyder, Lucile Delena (i9520), b.1896-d.1978
Snyder, Vee Hobson (i9521), b.1899-d.1969
Snyder, William Anderson (marriage to Althodrick Elizabeth Arrowood) (i8452), b.1857-d.1931
Snyder, Zuba (i9518), b.1887-d.1904

Stinnett

Stinnett, Louisa (marriage to Thomas Arrowood) (i2063), b.1842-d.1924

Sumner

Sumner, Annie B. (i5582), b.1897-
Sumner, Cloyd (i5581), b.1893-
Sumner, Flossie V. (i5579), b.1889-
Sumner, Leroy (i5580), b.1891-
Sumner, Lillie M. (i6847), b.1906-
Sumner, Malcolm L. (i6848) (still alive)
Sumner, Millie P. (i6846), b.1903-
Sumner, Thomas C. (marriage to Mary M. Arrowood) (i4972), b.1868-
Sumner, William T. (i5583), b.1899-

Willet

Willet, Lela Charlotte (marriage to William Alfred Jack Lowe) (i4090), b.1873-

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