Lawson and Effie had a child, Margaret who was born March 3, 1939 (surely the Christine below), who died 14 Dec 1943 in Knoxville, Knox County, TN, at the General Hospital there, age 3 years, 9 months, and 11 days. Her death certificate gives her father as Lawson Breeden born Sevier Co.TN, and her mother as Effie Hayes born Grainger County, Tennessee. Their address in 1943 was 1113 Island Home. Margaret was buried Zion Chapel Cemetery, Maryville, Blount County, TN. The funderal home was Rawling-Miller, Maryville.
1940 Friendsville and Dunlap Rd. Blount County, TN
Laura Breeden 59 Robert Breeden 22 Lawson Breeden 32 Effie Breeden 29 Myrdth Louisa Breeden 7 Lester Breeden 6 Mary Lou Breeden 3 Christine Breeden 0
All in the household were born in Tennessee and all who were living in 1935 were in Blount Co.TN at that time.
1930 District 5 Sevier Co. TN
Name Age Grady Breeden 23 (Grady Lawson or Lawson Grady) Effie Breeden 23 Ralph Breeden 1 [1 2/12]
If Effie's mother were Cherokee, she was born Illinois and that doesn't make sense.
1920 Grainger County, Tennessee
Name Age Marvel A Hayes 63 rents his home TN TN TN Joseph Hayes 24 TN TN IL Effie E Hayes 9 TN TN IL Manervie L Hayes 6 TN TN IL
He has a brother living next door. Murrel has a son James W. Hayes listed as nephew in the brother's home.
James W. Hayes TN TN IL (James William Hayes)
1910 Graigner County, Tennessee Census, District 3 Household 174 Haze, Marvel 56 married 3 times, this time for 15 years has a farm and is a "manger" manager? all in family TN TN TN Feldin wife 35 married 1 time for 15 years and if I am reading the column right, she is blind in both eyes Tom 20 works for railroad as a laborer He had to be by a previous wife Joe 14 farmer works on home farm William (James William) 12 works on home farm Household 173 Low, Albert father in law black 43 house carpenter TN TN TN
This scared me for a minute because it looked like it went to this house. It is actually out of order and goes to the house above/before Marvel Haze/Hayes!
One of Mavel's previous 2 wives was Tilly Slagel. By here he had: Martha born 1883 Colonel Brittain Hayes born 1896 died 1933 (Colonel being a given name, I am sure.) John Thomas Hayes 1887-1953 Berley Hayes 1890
1900 District 8, Grainger County, TN
Marvel A Haze 49 born Sept 1850 all in family Tenn Tenn Tenn Feldy Haze 25 born Jan 1875 They had been married 5 years Martha Haze 16 born Aug 1883 Briten Haze 14 born Dec 1885 Tomy Haze 12 born Mar 1888 Berly Haze 10 born Feb 1890 Joe Haze 4 Dec 1895 Willie Haze 2 born Sept 1897
Marvin and Marvel and various spellings are used interchangeably through the years.
1/2 Brother to Effie: Britton Samual Hayes, Nellie Mae Evans Nov. 19, 1910 Grainger, Tennessee Brit 24 yrs.old Nellie 20 yrs.old Britton's Father, Marvin Hayes Britton's Mother, Unknown Nellie's Father, James Samual Evans Nellie's Mother, Mint Norris Evans Lhayes45@earthlink.net
1860 District 6 Greene County, Tennessee Household Members: Name Age William Hays 28 Danl Hays 11 Britton Hays 9 John Hays 7 Marvell Hays 4
1850 Greene County TN
Page 242 Part A
William Hays 22 renter all in family born Ten Mary A. 21 Daniel P. 1
I am guessing but that William was son of the following:' Page 243 Part A
Britton Hays 46 b NC Margaret 44 NC John 25 NC Marval 15 TN (Your Marvel/Marval wasn't beorn until 1850) Abraham 12 TN Issac 9 TN Hannah 7 TN
Living next door was probably the mother of Britton Hay(e)s: