Will of John Word recorded in Wilson Co., TN Court House Wills & Inventories Book 1819 to 1824, page 167 with the following:
Wife: Fanny Collins Word with sons & daughters: Thomas, Elizabeth Dillion, Rebecca Byns, William, Mary Jennings, Fanny Jennings, James, Sarah McHaney, John & Nancy.
Will was made on May 25, 1821 and apparently probated August 1821. John Word's will was proved Aug 1821 in Wilson co TN. In it he named the following:
Thomas (married Tabitha Tribble) James Rebecca (married James Byrnb) William (married Jemima Cole) Edward (married Aseneth Smith) Frances 'Fannie" married John Jennings, my line Elizabeth (married John Dillon) Mary (married robert Jennings) Sarah (married William McHaney) Nancy (married Samuel Doak) John (married Elizabeth Wasson) Death: 1 AUG 1821 Wilson Co., TN