Kentucky Family Group Sheet for the Green H. SCONCE Family

Husband: Green H. SCONCE
Birthdate: 1805
Birthplace: Bourbon Co., KY
Death date: 23 Feb 1839
Place of death: Nolensville, Williamson Co., TN
Burial: unknown
Father: Robert SCONCE, JR
Mother: Jane [Jenny] MAYFIELD

Marriage date: 23 Feb 1830
Marriage place: Williamson Co., TN

Wife: Matilda BOYD
Birthdate: 1812
Birthplace: Giles Co., TN
Death date: 1854
Place of death: Davidson Co., TN
Burial: unknown
Father: John BOYD
Mother: Susan unknown


Child No. 1: John Calhoun SCONCE, SR
Sex: M
Birthdate: 1831
Birthplace: Kentucky
Death date: bef 1870
Place of death: Missouri
Burial: unknown
Marriage date: 5 Feb 1856
Marriage place: Cumberland Co., KY
Spouse's name: Catherine [Kitty] Ann FARMER

Child No. 2: Mary
Sex: F
Birthdate: 1831
Birthplace: Tennessee
Death date: unknown
Place of death: unknown
Burial: unknown
Marriage date: 21 Dec 1849
Marriage place: Davidson Co., TN
Spouse's name: Milton THOMPSON

Child No. 3: Daniel Wesley SCONCE, Sr
Sex: M
Birthdate: 1835
Birthplace: Williamson Co., TN
Death date: 1877
Place of death: Sharp Co., AR
Burial: Perry Cemetery, Sharp Co., AR
Marriage date: 17 Apr 1864
Marriage place: Randolph Co., AR
Spouse's name: Julia MARIOTT

Child No. 4: Green SCONCE, Jr.
Sex: M
Birthdate: 1838
Birthplace: Williamson Co., TN
Death date: unknown
Place of death: unknown
Burial: unknown
Marriage date:
Marriage place:
Spouse's name:

Child No. 5: Thomas M. SCONCE
Sex: M
Birthdate: 1836
Birthplace: Williamson Co., TN
Death date: 1853
Place of death: Davidson Co., TN
Marriage date:
Burial: unknown
Marriage place:
Spouse's name:
1. Civil Lawsuit filed by Barrington JACKSON against Wiley BOYD and all the heirs at law of John BOYD, SR. In the court papers are named the children and widow of John BOYD, Sr. SEE BELOW:
"........Being the same land heretofore recovered in the Supreme Court of Tennessee at Nashville, by the heirs of John BOYD, Senior, dec'd - your orator represents that his said interest of 5 1/2 ninths of said land is undivided & was purchased by him directly and indirectly from the following children and heirs at law of said John BOYD, Senior, Dec'd -to wit - Elijah BOYD, John BOYD, Junior, Solomon KERR and his wife Adeline -Green SCONTS and his wife Matilda, and Miles BOYD and one-half of the interest of the said Wiley BOYD -for ll of which your orator will exhibit his deeds, upon the final hearing if necessary -And your orator represents that the remainder, amounting to 3 1/2 ninths - now belong to the said Wiley, Carter A. (VARTER?), the Said John Huckaby and wife - and to Susan BOYD the widow of said John BOYD, Senior, dec'd ---- All of whom, except the said Wiley, reside in parts unknown to your orator --and as he believes in some of the states South or West of Tennessee, so that the ordinary process of the Law cannot be served on them." Above info shared by Joe Townsend at
2. DEATH NOTICES AND OTHER GLEANINGS FROM THE WESTERN WEEKLY REVIEW FRANKLIN, TENNESSEE 1831-1840 Abstracted by Jonathan Kennon Thompson Smith Copyright, Jonathan K. T. Smith, 2004
March 1, 1839 GREEN H. SCONCE died near Nolensville, Tenn., February 23, 1839 aged about 34 years.
3. Marriage info provided by the Marriage Records at Williamson Co., TN Clerk's office. per RLDS site.
4. "1850 Davidson County, TN Census."
5. Mike McWilliams at; Mike is descendant of brother to Matilda BOYD SCONCE, May 30, 2005.
6. "1840 Williamson County, TN Census."
7. "Probate Papers," 1854, Davidson Co., TN, Davidson County, Tennessee Wills vol. 16, p. 314 records an Inventory of the Estate of Matilda Sconce, deceased., copies are in Lanita Sconce Smith's files.
8. Index to Early Tennessee Wills & Administrations 1779-1861, Book, Byron & Barbara Sistler, Nashville, TN 1990, Byron Sistler & Associates, Nashville, TN, 324.
10. "Will of Benjamin FARMER."
11. "1900 Shannon Co., MO."
12. Knuckles Cemetery, Reynolds Co., MO, transcription found online.
13. LDS site.
14. "1870 Sharp Co., AR Census."
15. "1860 Oregon Co., MO Census," Oregon Co., MO, 1860, Federal Census.
16. "1870 Sharp Co., MO Census," Sharp Co., MO, 1870, Federal Census.
17. "Tombstone Picture."
18. "1860 Lawrence Co., AR Census," Lawrence County, Arkansas, 1860, Federal Census,, 3-1-03, "1860 Lawrence Co., AR Census," Lawrence Co., AR.
19. "Marriage License."
20. Arkansas Marriage Index.
21. "1850 Randolph County, AR Census," Randolph County, AR, 1850, Federal Census, and public library, 3-1-03.
22. "1870 Sharp County, AR Census," Sharp Co., AR, 1870, Federal Census, lookup volunteer.
23. Family info passed down through generations for date. Three boys were sent to be raised by Julia's brother, Wm. and his 2nd wife, Callie Wrenfrow Mariott.
24. interview from Dena MARIOTT SMITH, daughter of Arthur MARIOTT and great neice of Julia MARIOTT SCONCE. The story she told in re to Julia was that she was suppose to have been buried at Yadkin, but the day she was to be buried it came a big rain and the creek was out of control and they could not cross so they turned around and brought her back to Bellah and buried her there instead. She said this was the story that was handed down from her dad.
25. "Oregon County Marriage Listings for the years 1845-1890," Oregon County Missouri Marriage Books.
26. "1900 Sharp Co., AR."
27. Missouri State Archives Death Records.
28. "1920 Shannon Co., MO Census."
29. "1900 Oregon County, MO Census."
30. "Obituary."
31. Randolph Co., AR website with listing of Cemeteries and Marriages, by Lee and Betty Tucker.
32. "1880 Randolph Co., AR Census."
33. "1930 Shannon Co., MO Census." 1930 Shannon Co., MO Census
34. Listed as a charter member of Eminence Baptist Church, Eminence, Shannon Co., MO
35. "1930 Muskogee, Martin Co., OK."
36. Social Security Death Index [SSDI] found at
37. Hershel Taylor, grandson of Martha Ann MURPHY, dau. of Hiram and Emmeline MURPHY, July 2005.
38. Carmen Cathey Rhyne, granddau. of Sarah Elizabeth MURPHY ARMSTRONG [dau. of Mary Jane SCONCE and John MURPHY].
39. "Interview with daughter, Bess," Lanita Sconce Smith, Alton, MO.
40. "1930 Fulton Co., AR."
41. "1910 North Township, Sharp Co., AR."
42. Joyce, an Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness Volunteer from Sharp Co., AR., July 2005, Email message from a lookup she did on my behalf.
43. Interview by Lanita Sconce Smith with her father, Johny W. Sconce, son of Wm. W. Sconce and Pearl Prince.
44. "1900 Randolph Co., AR Census."
45. "1930 Muskogee, Martin Township, OK."
46. California Death Index on
47. "Letter from Dena MARIOTT SMITH in 2003. At the age of 86, she is the oldest MARIOTT living."
48. Sharp County, AR Cemeteries online.
49. "Interview with LouRetta Sconce Jones and Alice Sconce Earl, daughters of Rector and Mabel HALLING SCONCE," July 2005 in Fort Bragg, CA, at a Robert SCONCE SR's Descendants' Reunion, By Lanita Sconce Smith.
50. Family Group Sheet filled out by James Earl SCONCE, son of Rector SCONCE.
51. Family Group Sheet filled out by Peggy Lou SCONCE McQUOWN at the Sconce Reunion in California in July 2005. Peggy, dau. of Haywood and Mildred SCONCE, filled out form with corrections and additions for her direct line.

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