Hi.I have some info on Elison Sherrell.First, I show his name as Elam Sherrell/Sherrill.I show his father as Abraham, b. 1764 in NC, d. 1850 in TN, m. unknown.Three children:Elam, b. 1800, Elizabeth, b. 1804, and William Thomas.
I have Abraham's parents as Aquilla Sherrill and Lucretia Wilson Sherrill.I have a copy of Aquilla's will in which his children are listed.Aquilla was born 1733 in Maryland, d. 1805 in TN.Aquilla and Lucretia had 10 children:Abenton/Avington; Elisha; Rachel; Abraham; Isaac; Hulde; Ruth; Margaret; Violet; and Hulda.
Aquilla was the son of Adam Sherrill and Elizabeth Corzine Sherrill.