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Manchester Family of Tenn, Ark, MO Updated November 17, 2000
About Our Family Research
Our first known ancester was George A. Manchester, born 19, April 1823 somewhere in Tennesse. On 19, Dec. 1849 at Osceola, Ark, George married Rebecca Jane, born 25, Sept. 1831 at Nashville, Tenn. A family record complied by their granson Mack Manchester, Shows Rebecca's maiden name as Green. The death certificate of thier youngest daughter, Eliza shows her maiden name as Rebecca McConal (McConnell). The marriage record for Mississippi Country, Ark. were lost during the Civil War when the boat taking them down the river to Memphis for safe keeping was sunk by a Union gunboat.