I am still searching for members of the Adkins family in Jackson County Alabama.I know that the oldest decendent so far is John "Old Man Jackie" Adkins born about 1800 in Kentucky.He died 15, Feb. 1888 in Maury Co. tennessee.He was married three known times all the spouces are Jane Phillips Nancy Childress and Elizabeth Tanner.Children from his thrid marriage to Liz. Tanner (daughter of Teckle Tanner and Sarah ?)were William C. Adkins born 1854 in Maury Co. TN he married Luretta Jane Huggins,George Washington Adkins born 1856 in Maury Co. Tn m. Susan E. Rittenbery, Richard Adkins b. 1858 in Maury Co., Tn, m. Elizabeth Brimn.
Johns frist wife was Jane Phillips (she was also married to John Vaughn)Their kids were Andrew Jackson Adkins b. between 1822/1823 in Alabama m. Mary Frances YOung, (Martha Ann Bynum, Sarah Stephens,)., Daughter Adkins (does anyone know her name?), Sarah Adkins b. 1826 - 1827 in Alabama d. bet. 1850/60 m. Francis Marion Willis in Jackson County., James Adkins b. bet. 1828/29 in AL m. Melvina Brechean, and Halmanza Young., Infant Adkins (name unknown can anyone help) b. about 1830., Amanda J. Adkins b. bet. 1832/33 in Missouri d. after 1880 in: Maury Co.Tennessee m. William James Childress, and Hampton Smith. Wm James and Amanda where married 29, Dec. 1853 in Maury Co. Tn., Nancy Adaline Adkins b. bet 1834/1835 in Alabama d. after 1880 in Muary Co.Tn, m. John M. Pilkinton on 20 sept. 1855 in Maury Co. Tn, Malinda Adkins b. bet. 1835/36 d. after 1870 in Muary Co. Tennessee, m David B. Aldridge Jr. on 8 Oct. 1856 n Maury Co. Tennessee.
John's second wife was Nancy Childress ( who also married Robert Hailey, and Aaron Allred) their kids were: John Adkins Jr. b. 1847 in: Maury Co. TN married Euzeda Hardison, Mary P. Hardison, Harriet A. Adkins b. 1849 d. 13 Aug. 1920 in: Muary Co. TN. m. John Day on 10 Nov 1874 in Muary Co. Tn.,
I am a decendent of Andrew Jackson Adkins and Martha Ann Bynum.who married in Jackson Co.AlabamaMartha was the daughter of Jessie G. Bynum and Rebecca.Martha and Andrew J. Adkins kids: were Samuel A. Adkins born 27, May 1874 m. Rose Lusk., Malinda Louise Adkins, Elizabeth Adkins, Andrew Jackson Jr., George Adkins.
If you have any information on the above people or are related to any of the above people email me or leave me a message.I would love to share information on this family.I do have a problem.I have been talking to my realtives and they keep bring up a name of Elliott Adkins if you have any information on him he is spossily the brother of Andrew Jackson Adkins.Please contact me with any information that you may have.