I have John Wrightsell, b. 1782, Orange Co.NC. and Sarah (Albright) b. 1785 in ?
in my line.
Deed Issued, August 7, 1827, Fayette Co., TN.
Wm. Orman to Power atty John Wrightsell
150 acres August 7, 1827
Witnesses:Jefe Russel, John Albright
John Wrightsell and Sarah (Albright) had Sarah Wrightsell, b. July 11, 1817 in Chatham Co., NC., d. July 18, 1896, Fayette Co., TN., married: William Henry Perkins, b. Jan. 12, 1812, Mecklenburg, Co. VA., d. July 11, 1896 in Fayette Co. TN., Both buried at shady Grove Cemetery and was of Prebyterian Faith.
William Henry Perkins and Sarah'schildren:
1. Mary E. Perkins, b. 1843 in Fayette Co., TN, d. ?, married Philip T. Hudson of Fayette Co., TN. married on May 9, 1866, Fayette Co., TN.
2.* David L. Perkins, b. Oct. 17, 1845 Fayette Co. TN., d. Dec.26, 1922, Craighead Co., TN., married 1m) Laura Catherine Perkins, b. March 2, 1853, Fayette Co., TN. on Dec. 26, 1872, d. May 1887, Craighead Co., Ark.... 2m) Nancy fuller Falls, b. Nov. 27, 1853, KY., d. Oct. 26, 1927, Craighead Co., Ark.
3. John W. (Wrightsell?) Perkins, b. ca. 1850 in Fayette Co., TN., d.? (Went to St. Louis, MO., a had a business manufacturing drugs). No other information.
4. William Henry Perkins Jr., b. 1853 in Fayette Co. TN., d. April 18, 1921 in Fayette Co., TN., married Permelia "unknown", had at least one child named Nerva, b. Oct. 21, 1899 in Fayette Co. TN., buried beside mother, Permelia at Shady Grove Cemetery, Fayette Co., TN.Also from census children, Dave Perkins, Miller Perkins, Mrs. L.F. Beal- had daughter, Sadie Beal, Mrs. E.P. Newby.
Deed Record, 1846-50, p. 167.Fayette Co., TN.
Wm. H. Perkins to deed D.L. Perkins
Sells 202 and 1/2 acres to David L. Perkins for $405 on March 17, 1849.
Witnesses: Thomas Rivers, E. Dickinson.
S.E. corner of entry 1031.
J.W. and D.L. Perkins deed 2 tracts, grantee W.H. Perkins, p. 264.
W. H. Perkins paid $250 to each J.W., D.L., and Mary E. hudson (mentions he is their brother) for total sun of $750, 2 tracts of land.
J.B. Yancey, clerk