Judy, Hiram is my gggrandfather. He was first married to Minerva Albright. She was killed while milking a cow. It somehow either kicked her or hit her in the head with her tail. Hiram then married Francis Cornelia Abshire or Cornelia Francis Abshire. They all were born in Hawkins Co.,TN. Cornelia and Hiram died in VA. They are buried in a small cemetary in Hoot Owl Hollow just outside of Norton,Va.
Cornelia's father was Ezekial Abshire he is listed in either the 1860 census or the 1870 census for Hawkins Co.,TN