Thanks for uour response.My ancestor was William Kernel, sometime spelled Curnel, of Jackson co, TN b.abt. 1805-1810, married Rebecca Hicks. I saw reference to a William Kernel, Amer. Rev. war vet who probably born abt.1755-1765 and I am seeking possable relationship of these two along with any info on possible ancestors of William Kernel (Curnel) of Jackson Co. TN.Will greatly appreciate any help.