Vaden, Delaney Dodson "D D"

Male Abt 1801 - Bef 1858  (~ 57 years)


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  • Name Vaden, Delaney Dodson "D D" 
    Born Abt. 1801  Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef. 4th Oct 1858  Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • This is the date that the custodial document was established for D. D.'s minor children.
    Person ID I519  ourfamhis
    Last Modified 8 May 2019 

    Family 1 Blankenship, Mickey Austin "Micha",   b. Bet. 1803-1804, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bet. 26 Sep 1850 and 11 Mar 1854, Dyer County or Gibson County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 46 years) 
    Married 23 Dec 1822  Chestedfield County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Vaden, Elizabeth Ann,   b. 20 Nov 1826, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1902, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     4. Vaden, Dorothy Francis,   b. 5 Aug 1828, Virginia, USA, Georgia, USA, or Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1898, Crockett County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     5. Vaden, Mary Jane,   b. 22 Aug 1834, Dyer County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1902  (Age 67 years)
     6. Vaden, Hannah,   b. 13 Mar 1837, Dyer of Gibson County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1922, Fannin County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     7. Living
     8. Vaden, Henry Clay,   b. 11 Oct 1839, Gibson County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Living
     10. Vaden, Joseph Lock,   b. Bet. 1846-1848, Gibson County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +11. Vaden, Robert Wylie,   b. 16 Oct 1848, Gibson County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1912, Stamford, Jones County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 8 May 2019 
    Family ID F76  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Davis, Polly 
    Married 11 Mar 1854 
    • Ceremony was performed by G. M. Sharp, Justice of the Peace. B. Gilchrist is listed as Bondsman
    Last Modified 8 May 2019 
    Family ID F138  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Jones, Martha 
    Last Modified 8 May 2019 
    Family ID F139  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • In D D Vaden's Last Will & Testament he listed the following children : Richard S Vaden, Martha S Bledsoe, Elizabeth A Blankenship, Doroth y F Mobley, Mary Jane Jones, Henry C Vaden, Joseph L Vaden, Robert W V aden, Hannah W Vaden, Henrietta O Vaden, and Matilda E Vaden. His wife is listed as Martha (Martha Jones Parr Vaden). It can be found at ht tp://www.rootsweb.com/~tngibson/wills/vaden.htm.

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      It is unknown where D D was at the time of the 1830 Census was taken . He was not in the counties of Dyer or Gibson. He was not found int he 1830 census of Chesterfield County, VA either. Charlie Vines

      Information that I have received concerning Mary Jane Vaden and Samue l Hall Jones states that Mary Jane was born
      in Dyer County in 1834. T herefore, D. D. would have arrived in Dyer County in early 1834 or bef ore. Charlie

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      In January of 1999, I received a e-mail from Ron Williams of Memphis, TN stating that he had found a document in
      the Gibson county court house in Trenton, TN. This document reveals that Alexander Mobley (who married Dorothy Francis Vaden (an older daughter of D D's)) was given custody of several of D D's minor children. The document was sealed Octo ber 4, 1858. Lt Robert is Robert Wylie Vaden.

      The document is listed below.

      Alex Mobley
      Know all men by these presents thus we Alex Mobley, Zachariah Mobley, and A. W. Bledsoe of the county of
      Gibson and state of Tennessee are held and firmly bound unto the state of Tennessee in the sum of one thousand
      dollars in trust for the use of the minor children herein after mentioned for payment of which will be made we
      ourselves our executors and administrators sealed with our seals and dated 4th Oct 1858. The condition of the above
      obligation is such that whereas the about bound A Mobley was this day chosen and appointed guardian of Henry C,
      Henrietta, Matilda, Josiah, Lt Robert Vaden minor heirs of D D Vaden deceased. Now if the said Alex Mobley shall
      will and secure and inprove and make of all the property or estate of said minors which have orsha ll come his hands
      or knowledge of any other person or persons for him and shall make settlements with the clerk of the county court of
      said county of his account as guardian of said minors and shall when they b ecome of lawful age pay over all of said
      estate and the profits thereof to said minors in all respects discharge his duty faithfully as such guradian then this obligation to be void and otherwise to remain in full force and Virtue. Examined and approved.
      Alex Mobley (seal)
      Zachariah Mobley (seal)
      A W Bledsoe (seal)

      NOTE: Josiah listed above would be Joseph in the 1850 Gibson Co, TN Census. He is also listed as Jack in the 1860
      Gibson Co, TN census where he is living with the A Worth family (HN 432, FN 444) family.
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      Ron Williams also sent me an e-mail stating that D. D. was a Trustee at the Oak Grove United Methodist Church in the Edison Community.