I am looking for the father of JEFFERSON CONANT of Davidson County, Tennessee.JEFFERSON was married to JOSEPHINE(maiden name unkown).They had ADA, CARRIE, and GEORGE FRANK for children. JEFFERSON died between 1871 and 1876.JOSEPHINE married CHARLES KNOTT and had the following children with him:LENA, WILLIE, MATTIE AND LILLIAN.
GEORGE FRANK CONANT married ALICE in 1896 and had one daughter, CLARA.GEORGE died in the line of duty October 28, 1916 in Fort Worth, Texas as a railroad police officer.ALICE did remarry.
Any information on this family would be greatly appreciated. This research is for one of my patrons.Thanks in advance.
Shirley Apley, Senior Librarian Genealogy, History, Archives Unit Fort Worth Public Library