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Family Group Record: Andrew Crawford Biffle and Martha Vansant

Information supplied by: Janet M. Roseen

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   Andrew Crawford Biffle 
   Born: ca. 1820 Place: Wayne County, Tennessee
   Married: Place:
   Died: 1843 Place: Lewis County, Tennessee; his estate was settled March term, 1844, in Lewis County.
   Parents: Jacob Biffle and Eleanor Akin

   Martha Vansant  
   Born: ca. 1821 Place: Tennessee
   Died: Place:
  She married, after the death of Andrew Crawford, James E. McKnight. By 1860 her children were living in the household of Jacob Barnett Biffle.


1 Jacob Marion Biffle
Sex Born: February 24, 1842 Place: Tennessee
M Married: Place:
   Died: August 24, 1922 Place:

2 Ellen Elizabeth Biffle
Sex Born: ca. 1843 Place: Tennessee
F   Married: February 7, 1861, Henry Stanford Grimes Place: Wayne County, Tennessee
   Died: 1882 Place:

  • 1850 U.S. Census, Wayne County, Tennessee, Civil District 6, Reel M432-899, Pg. 172, has Jacob Marion and Elizabeth (aged 8 and 6) living in the household of James. E. McKnight; 2nd husband of their mother. They also have a half brother T.C. McKnight.
  • In 1860 Jacob and Elizabeth are living with Jacob Barnett Biffle, Wayne County, Tennessee, M653, Roll 1277, p. 242.

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