Don, I am looking for the relatives of Rachel Ann Bales also of the Union Co. area.She was born on 05/18/1839 in Jefferson Co. Tn she had other relatives in the area. (1) Sarah Bales (2)Lucinda Bales (3) Mandy Bales (4) Matilda Bales (5) Allen Bales (6) David Bales and (7) Martin Bales . Her father was Isaac Bales and her mothers name was Nancy if this ties in with your Bales please E-mail me. Someway or another she was tied in with the Johnson and Walton families of Grainger and Union Co. I dont know if Nancy was a Johnson or a Walton? I do know that Rachel was married to a William Letner. Then she was married to William E. Chase who was killed in the Civil Warthen she remarried a Tharp and moved to the St.Louis area.