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Marvel Helton Jr. and Family

Ralph Dean Clark
P.O. Box 641188
Los Angeles, CA 90064-1188
Ultimate Family Tree, ver 3.0
MARCUM Project Version 1012
May 13, 2000

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First Generation

1. Marvel1 Helton,(1) son of Marvel Helton and Agnes (Helton), (#3893) was born in maybe, Hawkins Co, TN circa 1813.

He married Sarah (Sally) Helton October 18, 1838 in Blount Co, TN.(2) (Sarah (Sally) Helton is #3894.) Sarah was born circa 1825 in Tennessee.

In 1850 in the Census of 1850, Marvel was listed as a head of household in Bradley Co, TN.(3)

None of this family has been identified in the 1860 census of Tennessee. Bradley County lies on the southern edge of Tennessee, next to Georgia. Perhaps the family may be found in that state. Or, Marvel may have followed his brothers to Indiana or Missouri.

Marvel Helton and Sarah (Sally) Helton had the following children:

Notes and References

1. Distant Crossroads, (Hawkins Co, TN, Gen & Hist Soc), Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT, 976.875 B2d, Vol. V No. 2, p. 60, query from Edna Mae Helton Astrope (hereafter cited as Distant Crossroads).
2. B. & B. Sistler, Early East Tennessee Marriages, Vol.1: Grooms, (1987), p.163 (says 'Bo' County) (hereafter cited as Sistler, V. 1, Early E. TN Grooms).
3. Byron and Barbara Sistler, comp., 1850 Census Tennessee (Evanston, IL: Byron Sistler & Associates, 1975), p. 155: HELTON, Marvel 37, Sarah 25, Margarett 10, Alexander 7, Mary C. 3, T T, Br-588-361 (hereafter cited as Sistler, 1850 Census of TN).



Helton, Alexander (i3896), b.1843-
Helton, Margarett (i3895), b.1840-
Helton, Marvel (i3893), b.1813-
Helton, Mary C. (i3897), b.1847-
Helton, Sarah (Sally) (marriage to Marvel Helton) (i3894), b.1825-

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