Seeking information on Carter DEWS, resided Knoxville, Knox county, Tennessee in the 1820s. (wife, marriages, children, ancestry, etc.)
He had 3 daughters all baptized [probably same day in] NOV 1828 at the 1st Presbyterian Church of Knoxville, viz:
- Indiana Virginia DEWS (b. 9 NOV 1822 TN) - Elizabeth Jane DEWS - Margaret Oliver DEWS
No mother was listed.
Indiana Virginia DEWS married 25 OCT 1840, Knox Co., TN to Reuben NEWMAN (Jr.), son of Reuben NEWMAN & Katherine OTT. (The NEWMANs were from the Staunton, Augusta Co., Virginia area; also lived at Woodstock, Shenandoah Co., VA and in Rockingham Co., VA.)
They all moved on to central Ohio. (Ross, Clinton and Highland counties 1850-1880.) Eventually moved to Columbus, Franklin Co., Ohio by 1900.
Indiana V. (DEWS) NEWMAN d. 8 MAR 1895 at Columbus, OH. Reuben NEWMAN Jr., b. 29 JUL 1815/16 Staunton, VA; bap. 13 APR 1817 [Peaked Mountain Lutheran Church] McGaheysville, Rockingham Co., VA; and he d. 1 OCT 1894 at Columbus, Franklin Co., Ohio. (They are both buried there in GreenLawn Cemetery.) [bap rec gives 1816 for Reuben's birth; gravestone gives 1815; both state same day/mo.; all his census ages calc to 1817.]