Scott Co., VA Deaths - 1856

Name

Cause

Place of Death

Parents

Informant

Death Date

Age

Birthplace

Spouse

Relationship

Snodgrass, Silvester

Croup

Pikes Branch

Eliza Snodgrass

Eliza Snodgrass

Jan 12, 1856

10 mo 16 da

Pikes Branch

Mother

Grant, ---

Unknown

Burnt Cabin Branch

Elizabeth Grant

Elizabeth Grant

June 5, 1856

20 da

Burnt Cabin Branch

Mother

Cookanour, Rebecca

Unknown

L. Moccasin Creek

Jacob & Mary Cookanour

Jacob Cookanour

Feb 24, 1856

35 yr

Sullivan Co., TN

Unmarried

Father

Herren, Julia

Consumption

L. Moccasin Creek

Anderson T. & Susannah Herren

Anderson T. Herren

June 13, 1856

14 yr 4 mo

Opossum Creek

Unmarried

Father

Daugherty, John

Hang himself

Copper Creek

James & Elizabeth Daugherty

Martha Daugherty

Dec 16, 1856

53 yr 11 mo 8 da

Unknown

Martha Daugherty

Wife

Blessing, ---

Unknown

Moccasin Ridge

Joseph & Aulena Blessing

Aulena Blessing

May 9, 1856

1 da

Moccasin Ridge

Mother

Bartee, Elizabeth V.

Scarlet fever

Moccasin Creek

Hiram & Margaret S.E. Bartee

Hiram Bartee

July 19, 1856

1 yr 7 mo 18 da

Big Moccasin Creek

Father

Cleek, Margaret

Bludy flux (sic)

Carter Valley

Baldwin & Sopia Cleek

James S. Cleek

Sept 3, 1856

82 yr

Elees, Jarmany (sic)

Mathias Cleek

Son

Cleek, Mathias

Bludy flux (sic)

Carter Valley

Mathias & Margaret Cleek

James S. Cleek

Sept 13, 1856

85 yr 29 da

Bucks Co., Penn

Margaret Cleek

Son

Wood, Jacob

Unknown

Big Moccasin Gap

Henry Wood, Sr.

Dec 20, 1856

70yr

Neighbor

Name

Cause

Place of Death

Parents

Informant

Death Date

Age

Birthplace

Spouse

Relationship

Fugate, Clarinda S.

Scarlet fever

Big Moccasin Creek

Benjamin S. & E. Fugate

Benjamin S. Fugate

Aug 15, 1856

3 yr 3 mo 6 da

Big Moccasin Creek

Father

Harris, Mary

Unknown

Big Moccasin Creek

Henry & Sally Lawhorne

Nathan Harris

Aug 10, 1856

80 yr

Bedford Co., VA

John Harris

Son

Godsey, Dicey S.

Scarlet fever

Big Branch

John & Mary Godsey

John Godsey

Aug 26, 1856

3 yr 18 da

Big Branch

Father

Fugate, Sarah E.

Died day of birth

Moccasin Ridge

Francis & Ann D. Fugate

Francis Fugate

Nov 10, 1856

Moccasin Ridge

Father

Quillan, ---

Died day of birth

Moccasin Ridge

Greenberry & Nancy J. Quillan

Greenberry Quillan

Feb 28, 1856

Moccasin Ridge

Father

(Slave of Wood), David

Unknown

Moccasin Creek

(Owner: John Wood Est.)

Nancy K. Grigsby

Jan 12, 1856

80 yr

Moccasin Ridge

Mistress

Fugate, Squire

Croup

Moccasin Ridge

James & Elizabeth Fugate

Elizabeth Fugate

May 2, 1856

11 mo 15 da

Moccasin Creek

Mother

(Slave of Wood), Rebecca

Unknown

Moccasin Creek

Jonathan Wood

Dec 20, 1856

16 yr

Master

Agee, William F.

Scarlet fever

N Fork of Holston

John B. & Rachel G. Agee

John B. Agee

Sept 17, 1856

15 yr 8 mo 7 da

N Fork of Holston

Unmarried

Father

Agee, Martha E.

Scarlet fever

N Fork of Holston

John B. & Rachel G. Agee

John B. Agee

Oct 4, 1856

6 yr 5 mo 26 da

N Fork of Holston

Father

Name

Cause

Place of Death

Parents

Informant

Death Date

Age

Birthplace

Spouse

Relationship

Agee, Nancy

Unknown

N Fork of Holston

Valentine & Elizabeth Cattron

James S. Agee

Feb 13, 1856

42 yr

N Fork of Holston

James S. Agee

Husband

(Slave of Dickinson), Manda

Bludy flux (sic)

N Fork of Holston

Martha

John Dickinson

Aug 20, 1856

4 yr 4 mo

N Fork of Holston

Master

Bellomy, Mary L.

Bludy flux (sic)

N Fork of Holston

John & Margaret Bellomy

John Bellomy

Aug 7, 1856

9 yr 2 mo 7 da

N Fork of Holston

Father

Bellomy, Evaline M.

Bludy flux (sic)

N Fork of Holston

John & Margaret Bellomy

John Bellomy

Aug 10, 1856

7 yr 8 mo

N Fork of Holston

Father

Bellomy, Susannah

Unknown

Opossom Creek

James P. & Elizabeth Bellomy

James P. Bellomy

Feb 25, 1856

20 da

Opossom Creek

Father

Daugherty, John M.

Unknown

Opossom Creek

John & Elizabeth Daugherty

John Daugherty

Oct 21, 1856

4 mo 26 da

Opossom Creek

Father

Wininger, ---

Died day of birth

Opossom Creek

Peter & Lucinda Wininger

Peter Wininger

July 10, 1856

Opossom Creek

Father

Wolfe, Thomas M.

Bludy flux (sic)

Opossom Creek

Isaac & Mary A.E. Wolfe

Isaac W. Wolfe

Sept 1, 1856

9 yr 1 mo 16 da

Opossom Creek

Father

Hilton, Frances D.

Unknown

Little Valley

David J. & Anna E. Hilton

David J. Hilton

May 4, 1856

1 yr 5 mo 28 da

N Fork of Holston

Father

Yonas, Mary

Fits

Little Valley

James Yonas

Jonathan Hilton

May 16, 1856

12 da

Little Valley

Neighbor

Name

Cause

Place of Death

Parents

Informant

Death Date

Age

Birthplace

Spouse

Relationship

Hilton, Lilburn B.

Bludy flux (sic)

N Fork of Holston

Wm. O. & Sarah Hilton

Wm. O. Hilton

Aug 14, 1856

8 yr 6 mo 13 da

N Fork of Holston

Father

Hilton, Jonathon

Bludy flux (sic)

N Fork of Holston

Wm. O. & Sarah Hilton

Wm. O. Hilton

Aug 19, 1856

1 yr 8 mo 15 da

N Fork of Holston

Father

Dorton, ---

Unknown

N Fork of Holston

Wm. C. & Tabitha Dorton

Wm. C. Dorton

March 30, 1856

5 da

N Fork of Holston

Father

Hickam, George W.

Bludy flux (sic)

Cove Creek

Emanuel J. & M.A. Hickam

Emanuel J. Hickam

Sept 8, 1856

9 mo

Cove Creek

Father

Hickam, Richard D.

Bludy flux (sic)

Cove Creek

George & Frances Hickam

George Hickam

Aug 21, 1856

9 yr 6 mo 18 da

Cove Creek

Father

Taylor, Martha A.

Bludy flux (sic)

Cove Creek

Nathaniel & Rebecca Taylor

Nathaniel Taylor

Aug 24, 1856

1 yr 10 mo 20 da

Cove Creek

Father

Taylor, Harriet E.

Bludy flux (sic)

Cove Creek

Nathaniel & Rebecca Taylor

Nathaniel Taylor

Sept 2, 1856

8 mo 13 da

Cove Creek

Father

Groves, Jacob F.

St. Anthonys fire

Cove Creek

John & Sally Groves

John Groves

Oct 24, 1856

2 mo 12 da

Cove Creek

Father

Sally, Hiskal

Unknown

N Fork of Holston

Wm. & Mary A. Sally

Mary A. Sally

June 18, 1856

1 yr 4 mo 1 da

N Fork of Holston

Mother

Pullon, Joseph

Unknown

Cove Creek

Joseph & Margaret Pullon

Joseph Pullon

July 28, 1856

16 yr

Washington Co., VA

Unmarried

Father

Name

Cause

Place of Death

Parents

Informant

Death Date

Age

Birthplace

Spouse

Relationship

Henry, Forney M.

Unknown

Big Moccasin Creek

Samuel & Bethena Henry

Samuel Henry

Nov 17, 1856

14 da

Big Moccasin Creek

Father

Hart, ---

Croup

N Fork of Holston

Eyre & Matilda Hart

Eyre Hart

March 13, 1856

5 da

N Fork of Holston

Father

Ramey, Rebecca

Unknown

N Fork of Holston

John & Margaret Dill

Sarah Shipley

March 28, 1856

80 yr 11 mo 6 da

Pennsylvania

Jeremiah Ramey

Granddaughter

Wyatt, Sarah

Croup

Many Sinks

Reubin & Mary Wyatt

Mary Wyatt

Nov 1, 1856

2 mo

Many Sinks

Mother

McMurray, Nancy J.

Croup

Roberts Creek

Robert & Elizabeth McMurray

Robert McMurray

March 16, 1856

3 yr 2 mo 12 da

Roberts Creek

Father

(Slave of Cox), Violet

Childbed fever

Rich Valley

Cary Cox

April 2, 1856

39 yr

Master

Morison, Emeline

Consumption

Copper Creek

John & Hannah Strong

George Morison

April 10, 1856

32 yr

Copper Creek

George Morison

Father (sic)

(Slave of Morison), (female)

Unknown

Estillville

Tenessa

Smith H. Morison

September 1856

Estillville

Master

Hobbs, Joel

Scarlet fever

N Fork of Holston

A.J. & Elizabeth Hobbs

Andrew J. Hobbs

Aug 20, 1856

7 yr

N Fork of Holston

Father

Bolton, Noah

Stone & gravel

Clinch river

Wm. & Jaley Bolton

Elizabeth Bolton

Nov 20, 1856

67 yr 11 mo 13 da

Washington Co., VA

Elizabeth Bolton

Wife

Name

Cause

Place of Death

Parents

Informant

Death Date

Age

Birthplace

Spouse

Relationship

Begley, Elizabeth

Sceofula

Big Branch

James & Elizabeth Spencer

Enoch Begley

July 1, 1856

35 yr

Hawkins Co., TN

Enoch Begley

Head of family

Baldwin, Obediah

Muddy Fork Cove Creek

James & Elizabeth Baldwin

James Baldwin

June 13, 1856

2 mo 13 da

Scott Co., VA

Head of family

Cox, Eliza

Consumption

Clinch River

James & Patsey Quilli

James H. Cox

Sept 19, 1856

36 yr 8 mo 27 da

Moccasin

James H. Cox

Head of family

Cox, Martha C.

Croup

Clinch River

James & Eliza A. Cox

James H. Cox

Nov 26, 1856

4 yr 11 mo 25 da

Clinch River

Head of family

(Slave of Cock), John

Dropsey

Stoney Creek

Nelson Cock

Nov 7, 1856

36 yr 5 mo 26 da

Owner

Carter, Rufus D.

Consumption of brain

Rye Cove

James A. & Mary J. Carter

James Carter

Nov 11, 1856

11 mo

Rye Cove

Father

Castle, Martha R.

Chronic croup

Pattonsville

William & Elizabeth Castle

William Castle

Nov 8, 1856

3 yr 6 mo

Pattonsville

Father

Cocke, Elijah B.

Inflammation of membrane of brain

Rye Cove

James B. & Rebecca Cocke

James B. Cocke

Sept 19, 1856

19 yr 3 mo 7 da

Rye Cove

Father

Dillion, Martin

Clinch River

Randolph & Matilda Dillion

Randolph Dillion

May 20, 1856

21 da

Scott Co., VA

Head of family

Dean, Ellis

Consumption

Big Spring Branch

Martha Dean

July 28, 1856

58 yr 5 mo 25 da

Hanna Dean

Daughter

Name

Cause

Place of Death

Parents

Informant

Death Date

Age

Birthplace

Spouse

Relationship

Frazier, America

Consumption

Big Ridge

Susan Slone

James Frazier

Nov 26, 1856

42 yr

Scott Co., VA

James Frazier

Head of family

Frazier, Elbert

Inflammation of brain

Big Ridge

James & America Frazier

James Frazier

March 24, 1856

8 yr 11 mo 16 da

Scott Co., VA

Head of family

Fisher, James W.

Unknown

Drakes Branch

David & Mary A. Fisher

David R. Fisher

1856

6 da

Scott Co., VA

Head of family

Green, Mary L.

Rising in the head

Rye Cove

Lewis & Jemima J. Green

Lewis Green

May 11, 1856

11 mo 11 da

Buffalo Hollow

Head of family

Hammons, ---

Dead born

Clinch River

John & Hester Ann Hammons

Dec 4, 1856

Johnson, Mary Jane

Pulmonary consumption

Cove Creek

James & Lydia Johnson

James Johnson

June 11, 1856

Mill Creek

Unmarried

Head of family

Kidd, Louisa

Unknown

Rye Cove

Thomas & Mary Kidd

Thomas Kidd

Feb 4, 1856

9 mo 14 da

Scott Co., VA

Father

Lee, William G.

Accidental

Pattonsville

Archibald & Lucinda Lee

Archibald Lee

Sept 11, 1856

28 yr

North Carolina

Father

McConnell, Thomas P.

Overheated & colds

Copper Ridge

George & Susannah McConnell

Mary & daughter (sic)

Dec 30, 1856

54 yr 7 mo 9 da

Copper Ridge

McConnell

Head of family

McMullin, Frances

Typhoid fever

Clinch River

Thomas & Mary Philips

George McMullin

March 26, 1856

63 yr 10 mo 10 da

Bedford Co., VA

George McMullin

Head of family

Name

Cause

Place of Death

Parents

Informant

Death Date

Age

Birthplace

Spouse

Relationship

Marshall, ---

Cares Creek

James & Malinda Marshall

James Marshall

Oct 8, 1856

Scott Co., VA

Head of family

Marshall, James

Obeys Creek

John & Susannah Marshall

John Marshall

Nov 8, 1856

21 yr

Scott Co., VA

Father

Pendleton, Martha

Died day of birth

Clinch River

Hiram & Eliza J. Pendleton

Hiram K. Pendleton

Sept 3, 1856

Clinch River

Child's Father

Pearsey, Mary C.

Jaundice

Troublesome

John & Julia A. Pearcy

John A. Pearcy

1856

15 da

Scott Co., VA

Child's Father

Pendleton, James M.

Consumption

Rye Cove

Sam'l C. & Rebecca Pendleton

Ira N. Pendleton

Nov 3, 1856

25 yr 3 mo 16 da

Clinch River

Eatheral(?) Pendleton

Brother

Rogers, Delila

Consumption

North Fork

Canter

Joseph Rogers

March 30, 1856

60 yr

Giles Co., VA

Jos. Rogers

Husband

Richmond, Amy

Old age

Osborns Ford

John & Fany Richmond

William Richmond

March 16, 1856

80 yr

Unmarried

Son

Sanders, William F.

Deformation the head

Copper Creek

William & Mary Sanders

Mary Sanders

April 28, 1856

11 mo 19 da

Copper Creek

Mother

Stallard, Raleigh

Old age

Clinch River

Samuel & Jaily Stallard

Peter Stallard

Nov 26, 1856

85 yr 9 mo 26 da

Culpepper Co., VA

Elisha Stallard (sic)

Son

Wade, William H.

Fever

Clinch River

Owen & Sarah Wade

Owen Wade

July 27, 1856

8 yr 5 mo 18 da

Scott Co., VA

Father

Watts, Louisa

Breast complaint

Peters Branch

Milton & Jane Watts

Milton Watts

Dec 6, 1856

16 yr 5 mo 2 da

Scott Co., VA

Unmarried

Father