Looking for family decendants of this family, my Great-Grandfather, was John Harvey Staggs, born June 21, 1860 TN and died October 12, 1931 Vernon, Hickman Co., TN... His death cert. #22108, list his parents as Monroe Staggs and Polly Murphree,
1850*Census Records, Wayne Co., TN
Robert Staggs, 35-TN... Elizabeth Staggs, 30-TN... Mary Staggs, 18-TN... Munro Staggs, 13-TN... Elender Staggs, 12-TN... Sarah Staggs, 11-TN... Francis Staggs, 9-TN... Elizabeth Staggs, 7-TN... Caroline Staggs, 3-TN... Robert Staggs, 2-TN... William Staggs, 3/12-TN
Estate of Robert N. Staggs, Deceased
State of Tennessee, Wayne County,
County Court, September Session 1852
When as it appears to the court here that Robert N. Staggs is dead and having made no last will and testament, and application being made by James N. Staggs to have letters of administration granted to him, upon all and singular the goods and Chales right and conites of the said deceased and he having entered into bond with security's is by law in such cases required.
These are therefore to authorize you the said, James N. Staggs, to enter into and open all and singular the goods, and chattels right and Condict of the said Robert N. Staggs, deceased and the same into your possession to, when and where to be found in this state.And a true and inventory, thereof taken and returned into our Circuit County Court on oath, and all the first debts of the in debtor, pay so for as the said estate will amount or stand and the evidence thereof delivered to those who have a right.There to by law herein paid not.
Witness, Wm. James, Clerk of the county court of Wayne County, at Office the first Monday, in September, 1852. Signed, Wm. James
R. N. Staggs, Dec'd. Inventory, page 183
One Note on, Henry L. Kerty, Dec'd. December 25th, 1832.For $135.00.One account., Wm. Holloway, $9.88, A crop of cane standing in the field, One axe, two boxes, clock, some other small articles, one plow, pouch.the above is a true inventory of all the goods and chattels rights and Condit of the said R. N. Staggs, Dec'd., which has come to my hands possession on knowledge or the hands of any other person for me to the best of my knowledge and belief this the 4th day of October, 1852.
Sworn to in open Court., October 4th, 1852, Wm. James Signed J. N. Staggs, Adm.
1860*Census Records, #1054/805, Lawrence Co., TN, pg.
Elizabeth Staggs, 40-TN.... Caroline Staggs, 15-TN... Robert Staggs, 12-TN... James Staggs, 9-TN
1870*Census Records, #49/49, Maury Co., TN, pg.
E. Staggs, 58-TN, assistant H. K... R. Staggs, 22-TN... J. Staggs, 20-TN
1880*Census, Pope Co., AR, 90-90
J. W. Staggs, 30-TN… Matilda Staggs, 19-KY… Cora E. Staggs, 1-AR… R. N. Staggs, 32-TN, brother, single… Rhoda Horner-KY, sister-in-law, 26, single