Posts Tagged ‘Hinton’

Amanda Hinton Byerly and Children

Amanda Hinton Byerly & children. Picture shared by M. Slack


Amanda Hinton & William Byerly & children. Picture shared by M. Slack

This family, originally from Blount County, migrated to Kansas in the late 1800s.  Descendant M. Slack has more information on her Ancestry.com tree if you have a membership.


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A Blount County researcher recently sent in some photographs of headstones of some people buried in Carpenter’s Campground Cemetery. It’s taken me a couple of months to scan them in, but I have finally added them to the burial listings on FindAGrave.  FindAGrave is a wonderful resource, and instead of posting headstone pictures on the Blount County TNGenWeb site, I prefer to contribute to FindAGrave. Patricia sent in photos of the following people and their pictures are now attached to their FindAGrave listings.

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I’ve added two new researchers to the Researcher Index:

  • Don McNeilly is researching the following surnames: McNeilly, Webb, Caylor, Sullivan & Woodby
  • Patricia Taylor is descendant of Sanders Calloway HINTON b 1822 d 1882 and Dorcas
    RODDY b 1824 d 1890, who moved to Blount Co from Knox Co in 1852 and are
    buried in Carpenter’s Campground Cemetery in Blount Co.  In addition to
    the HINTON and RODDY families, she also researches the families of Rev.
    Robert Hendeson SNODDY and Dicy JOHNSTON, wife of Alexander RODDY.
    She is interested in contacting other descendants of these families to
    exchange information.

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