Descendants of Marcus Monroe

Generation No. 1

MARCUS MONROE (ROBERT, WILLIAM, JOHN) was born August 03, 1793 in Grainger County, TN, and died September 06, 1870 in Maynardville, Union County, TN. He married (1) NANCY DAVIS September 30, 1814 in Grainger County, TN. He married (2) TEMPERANCE WARWICK Aft 1853. Mark Monroe performed marriage ceremony for first couple to obtain a license in Union County, TN. Rev. Monroe donated the lots in Maynardville on which the County Court House was built.

Children of Marcus Monroe and Nancy Davis are:

    i. LEA ANDERSON MONROE, b. May 13, 1815, Grainger County, TN; d. 1887.

    ii. LUCINDA MONROE, b. April 27, 1816, Grainger County, TN; d. October 14, 1871, Union County, TN.

    iii. CALVIN MONROE, b. May 22, 1818, Grainger County, TN; d. February 07, 1871, Union County, TN.

    iv. JAMES L MONROE, b. March 30, 1820, Grainger County, TN; d. September 23, 1936.

    v. CIRENIA MONROE, b. January 03, 1822, Grainger County, TN.

    vi. ORLENIA MONROE, b. September 05, 1823, Grainger County, TN; d. November 08, 1849, Union County, TN; m. EMANUEL WARWICK.

    vii. VILENIA JANE MONROE, b. July 05, 1825, Grainger County, TN; d. May 04, 1850, Union County, TN; m. EMANUEL WARWICK, October 31, 1849, Grainger County, TN.

    viii. ISAAC JOHN MONROE, b. September 01, 1827, Grainger County, TN; d. March 21, 1891, Union County, TN.

    ix. MARY NERVY MONROE, b. April 01, 1831, Grainger County, TN; d. March 21, 1891, Union County, TN; m. ALEXANDER L. LEINART, October 10, 1857, Union County, TN.

    x. AMANDA LOUISA MONROE, b. August 01, 1833, Union County, TN; m. JOHN P. WARWICK, September 14, 1852, Grainger County, TN.

    xi. ELIZABETH SARAH MONROE, b. March 25, 1836.

    xii. WILLIAM GEORGE MONROE, b. March 25, 1836, Maynardville, Union County, TN; d. October 02, 1907, Maynardville, Union County, TN.

    xiii. JOHN L. MONROE, b. June 27, 1839, Grainger County, TN; d. Bef 1865.

Generation No. 2

LEA ANDERSON MONROE (MARCUS, ROBERT, WILLIAM, JOHN) was born May 13, 1815 in Grainger County, TN, and died 1887. He married NANCY ATKINS May 17, 1834 in Grainger County, TN.

Children of Lea Monroe and Nancy Atkins are:

    i. MARK MONROE, b. 1836, Grainger County, TN.

    ii. MARGARET MONROE, b. 1838, Grainger County, TN.

    iii. LOUISA J. MONROE, b. 1841, Grainger County, TN; m. THOMAS BROOKS MCMILLAN, January 10, 1857, Grainger County, TN.

    iv. MALINDA J. MONROE, b. 1842, Grainger County, TN.

    v. JAMES C. MONROE, b. 1844, Grainger County, TN.

    vi. TILLMON H. MONROE, b. 1846, Grainger County, TN.

    vii. WILLIAM GEORGE MONROE, b. 1849, Grainger County, TN.

    viii. WOODSON TAYLOR MONROE, b. January 1849, Grainger County, TN; d. Aft 1890.

LUCINDA MONROE (MARCUS, ROBERT, WILLIAM, JOHN) was born April 27, 1816 in Grainger County, TN, and died October 14, 1871 in Union County, TN. She married HIRAM BAKER August 17, 1833 in Grainger County, TN.

Children of Lucinda Monroe and Hiram Baker are:

    i. NANCY BAKER, b. Abt 1835, TN.

    ii. MARTHA BAKER, b. Abt 1836, TN.

    iii. WILLIAM MARTIN BAKER, b. May 01, 1836, Grainger County, TN; d. April 21, 1909, Cullison, Pratt, KS.

    iv. MINERVA BAKER, b. Abt 1839, Grainger County, TN.

    v. SOPHIA C BAKER, b. Abt 1840, Grainger County, TN.

    vi. JOHN BAKER, b. Abt 1845, Grainger County, TN.

    vii. MARGARET P. BAKER, b. Abt 1846, Grainger County, TN.

    viii. JAMES P BAKER, b. Abt 1849, Grainger County, TN.

    ix. WILLIAM P. BAKER, b. Abt 1849, Grainger County, TN.

    x. ELIVER J. BAKER, b. Abt 1853, Union County, TN.

    xi. ALFRED C. BAKER, b. Abt 1856, Union County, TN; d. Aft 1860.

    xii. LOUISA M. BAKER, b. Abt 1858, Union County, TN.

    xiii. ELVIN T. BAKER, b. Abt 1860, Union County, TN.

CALVIN MONROE (MARCUS, ROBERT, WILLIAM, JOHN) was born May 22, 1818 in Grainger County, TN, and died February 07, 1871 in Union County, TN. He married ROSANNAH COLVIN September 05, 1845 in Grainger County, TN.

Children of Calvin Monroe and Rosannah Colvin are:

    i. ANNA A MONROE, b. 1849, Grainger County, TN.

    ii. ALFERT G MONROE, b. 1851, Grainger County, TN.

    iii. WINNEY C MONROE, b. 1853, Grainger County, TN; m. H.K. LATHAM, April 25, 1873, Union County, TN.

    iv. HOWARD MONROE, b. 1853, Union County, TN; m. M. E. HUBBS, December 05, 1878, Union County, TN.

    v. MARGARET E MONROE, b. 1857, Grainger County, TN.

    vi. WILLIAM MONROE, b. 1860, Union County, TN.

    vii. JOHN S MONROE, b. 1863, Union County, TN.

JAMES L. MONROE (MARCUS, ROBERT, WILLIAM, JOHN) was born March 30, 1820 in Grainger County, TN, and died September 23, 1936. He married MARGARET BRYAN November 23, 1841 in Grainger County, TN, daughter of Joseph Bryan and Elizabeth Hill.In 1858 James moved to Pointers Creek, Osage County, MO, just 6 miles east of Linn. James paid tax in Nov 1877. No one was assessed in 1878. Family story is that he returned to Union County and entered into a retail whisky business with Wm George, his younger brother. This comes from a book by August Barnhouse, "Hi Cousins, We're related to Robert and Rosannah Monroe". Book is no longer in print.

Children of James Monroe and Margaret Bryan are:

    i. MARTHA J MONROE, b. 1843, Grainger County, TN.

    ii. HESTER MONROE, b. 1844, Grainger County, TN.

    iii. ALEXANDER MONROE, b. March 19, 1846, Grainger County, TN; d. July 29, 1926, Crawford, Osage County, MO.

    iv. ELIZABETH MONROE, b. 1848, Grainger County, TN; d. Aft 1860.

CIRENIA MONROE (MARCUS, ROBERT, WILLIAM, JOHN) was born January 03, 1822 in Grainger County, TN. She married (2) CHARLES Y.O. WARWICK May 07, 1844 in Grainger County, TN.

Child of Cirenia Monroe is:

    i. NOAH JAMES MONROE, b. June 12, 1837, Powder Springs Gap, TN; d. 1918, Holstein, NE.

Child of Cirenia Monroe and Charles Warwick is:

    ii. UNKNOWN WARWICK.

Child of William Monroe and Lucinda Bronson is:

    i. HORACE MONROE, b. September 1861, Union County, TN; d. Aft 1908.

Children of William Monroe and Adeline Atkins are:

    ii. MARYETTER MONROE, b. February 21, 1868, TN; d. February 26, 1926, TN.

    iii. ELIZABETH BETTY MONROE, b. February 25, 1870, Maynardville, Union County, TN; d. March 25, 1901.

    iv. EUGENE DODGE MONROE, b. April 27, 1872, TN; d. October 08, 1937.

    v. MINNIE WARREN MONROE, b. August 02, 1874, Maynardville, Union County, TN; d. December 13, 1972, McMinnville, Yamhill County, OR.

    vi. JAMES L. MONROE, b. June 23, 1877, TN; d. September 23, 1936, Maynardville, Union County, TN.

    vii. LILLIAN L. MONROE, b. September 30, 1880, Maynardville, Union County, TN; d. May 12, 1973, Maynardville, Union County, TN; m. FERDY BALES.

    viii. ROBERT T. MONROE, b. March 29, 1884, Maynardville, Union County, TN; d. November 15, 1959, Maynardville, Union County, TN; m. BERTHA BUTCHER, Grainger County, TN.

    ix. ALICE MONROE, b. January 25, 1887, Maynardville, Union County, TN; d. January 24, 1888, Maynardville, Union County, TN.

    x. MILTON TECUMSEH MONROE, b. April 18, 1889, Maynardville, Union County, TN; d. August 13, 1946, Maynardville, Union County, TN.

JOHN L. MONROE (MARCUS, ROBERT, WILLIAM, JOHN) was born June 27, 1839 in Grainger County, TN, and died Bef 1865. He married RUTH TURNER December 06, 1857 in Union County, TN.

Children of John Monroe and Ruth Turner are:

    i. MARLENE MONROE, b. Aft 1857.

    ii. ALEXANDER MONROE, b. February 02, 1861, Union County, TN; d. April 26, 1948, Union County, TN.

Generation No. 3

WOODSON TAYLOR MONROE (LEA ANDERSON, MARCUS, ROBERT, WILLIAM, JOHN) was born January 1849 in Grainger County, TN, and died Aft 1890. He married SARAH E. HARGESS 1870.

Children of Woodson Monroe and Sarah Hargess are:

    i. SALLIE M. MONROE, b. July 1881, UNION, TN.

    ii. MAMIE MONROE, b. March 1885, Union County, TN.

    iii. MILLIE A MONROE, b. June 1887, Union County, TN.

    iv. JAMES MONROE, b. October 1889, Union County, TN.

WILLIAM MARTIN BAKER (LUCINDA MONROE, MARCUS, ROBERT, WILLIAM, JOHN) was born May 01, 1836 in Grainger County, TN, and died April 21, 1909 in Cullison, Pratt, KS. He married SARAH M COOK Abt 1861 in TN.

Children of William Baker and Sarah Cook are:

i. WILLIAM PLEASANT BAKER, b. June 07, 1862, Union County, TN; d. 1927.

ii. MARY ELIZABETH BAKER, b. August 04, 1864, Maynardville, Union County, TN; d. 1948.

iii. SAMUEL OZEL BAKER, b. August 24, 1866, Union County, TN; d. 1952.

iv. HIRAM FRANCIS BAKER, b. December 04, 1868, Union County, TN; d. August 25, 1953, Garden City, Finney County, KS.

v. VINEYARD PARIS BAKER, b. December 22, 1870, Maynardville, Union County, TN; d. 1944.

vi. TILLMAN GREEN BAKER, b. December 17, 1872, Union County, TN; d. 1944.

vii. JOSEPH ORVILEE BAKER, b. December 09, 1874, Maynardville, Union County, TN; d. 1951.

viii. ELVIN NOAH BAKER, b. April 04, 1877, Union County, TN; d. 1917; m. LUCINDA LAY.

ALEXANDER MONROE (JAMES L, MARCUS, ROBERT, WILLIAM, JOHN) was born March 19, 1846 in Grainger County, TN, and died July 29, 1926 in Crawford, Osage County, MO. He married MARTHA JANE MILER December 16, 1866 in Osage County, MO, daughter of Adam Miller and Mary Morris.

Children of Alexander Monroe and Martha Miler are:

    i. AUGUST K. MONROE, b. 1868.

    ii. JAMES LYCIRCUS MONROE, b. May 22, 1870, Crawford, Osage County, MO; d. April 02, 1958, St. Louis, MO.

    iii. A. A. MONROE, b. 1872, Osage County, MO; m. FLORENCE PATTERSON, December 22, 1897, Linn, Osage County, MO.

    iv. HORACE MAYNARD MONROE, b. 1875, Osage County, MO; d. May 03, 1956, Linn, Osage County, MO.

    v. ADDISON JONES MONROE, b. 1877, Osage County, MO; d. 1928, Linn, Osage County, MO.

    vi. LOUIS EDWARD MONROE, b. June 02, 1880; d. January 31, 1965.

    vii. MARK MONROE, b. July 30, 1884, Linn, Osage County, MO; d. October 13, 1970, Linn, Osage County, MO.

NOAH JAMES MONROE (CIRENIA, MARCUS, ROBERT, WILLIAM, JOHN) was born June 12, 1837 in Powder Springs Gap, TN, and died 1918 in Holstein, NE. He married MARTHA JANE KITTS 1858, daughter of Unknown Kitts and Polly.

Children of Noah Monroe and Martha Kitts are:

    i. WILLIAM JASPER MONROE, b. November 20, 1873, Maynardville, Union County, TN; d. July 29, 1949.

    ii. ORVILLE MONROE.

    iii. ISABELL MONROE.

    iv. SEREPTA MONROE.

    v. MARTHA HAZELTINE MONROE.

HORACE MONROE (WILLIAM GEORGE, MARCUS, ROBERT, WILLIAM, JOHN) was born September 1861 in Union County, TN, and died Aft 1908. He married MARY.

Children of Horace Monroe and Mary are:

    i. ORVIE MONROE, b. July 1885, Union County, TN.

    ii. PRESTON MONROE, b. November 1886, Union County, TN.

    iii. VESTER MONROE, b. December 1888, Union County, TN.

    iv. VADIE MONROE, b. March 1891, Union County, TN.

    v. IVA MONROE, b. September 1892, Union County, TN

    . vi. GEORGE MONROE, b. November 1893, Union County, TN.

    vii. JAMES MONROE, b. May 1895, Union County, TN.

    viii. ODIE MONROE, b. January 1898, Union County, TN.

    ix. MAGGIE MONROE, b. 1902, Union County, TN.

    x. BIDDIE MONROE, b. 1908, Union County, TN.

    xi. ICA MONROE, b. 1908, Union County, TN.

EUGENE DODGE MONROE (WILLIAM GEORGE, MARCUS, ROBERT, WILLIAM, JOHN) was born April 27, 1872 in TN, and died October 08, 1937. He married JOSEPHINE HILL in Union County, TN.

Children of Eugene Monroe and Josephine Hill are:

    i. HESTER ELNORA MONROE, b. July 19, 1891, Maynardville, Union County, TN; d. May 21, 1918, Maynardville, Union County, TN; m. RALEY.

    ii. LAURA ETHEL MONROE, b. February 28, 1897, TN.

    iii. VESTA MAE MONROE, b. January 15, 1901, Maynardville, Union County, TN; d. December 21, 1987; m. HARRISON KECK.

    iv. RAYMOND SPENCER MONROE, b. June 12, 1904, Maynardville, Union County, TN.

    v. EDNA DELANEY MONROE, b. August 22, 1906, Maynardville, Union County, TN; d. June 04, 1990, Maynardville, Union County, TN.

    vi. URAL LEONARD MONROE, b. January 12, 1909, Maynardville, Union County, TN.

    vii. CORNELIA FLORENCE MONROE, b. 1894; m. A. T. MORTON.

    viii. STILLBORN INFANT MONROE, b. 1897; d. 1897.

MINNIE WARREN MONROE (WILLIAM GEORGE, MARCUS, ROBERT, WILLIAM, JOHN) was born August 02, 1874 in Maynardville, Union County, TN, and died December 13, 1972 in McMinnville, Yamhill County, OR. She married JOSEPH PETER BEELER November 28, 1895 in Maynardville, Union County, TN.

Children of Minnie Monroe and Joseph Beeler are:

    i. ELMER LEVICIDOUS BEELER, b. September 21, 1896, Lutteral, Grainger County, TN; d. September 24, 1976, McMinnville, Yamhill County, OR.

    ii. GEORGE ELY BEELER, b. August 05, 1898, Lutteral, Grainger County, TN.

    iii. HORACE RAYMOND BEELER, b. April 27, 1901, Lutteral, Grainger County, TN; d. September 18, 1901.

    iv. LUCY LUELLA BEELER, b. November 18, 1903, Powder Springs, Grainger County, TN; d. January 11, 1929, McMinnville, Yamhill County, OR.

    v. PHENELLA LILLIAN BEELER, b. November 18, 1903, Maynardville, Union County, TN; d. August 03, 1994, Ramsey County, MN.

    vi. ETHEL ELNORA BEELER, b. September 20, 1906, Powder Springs, Grainger County, TN.

    vii. MINNIE PEARL BEELER, b. December 20, 1909, Maynardville, Union County, TN.

    viii. ALBERT JOSEPH BEELER, b. September 02, 1913, McMinnville, Yamhill County, OR.

ALEXANDER MONROE (JOHN L., MARCUS, ROBERT, WILLIAM, JOHN) was born February 02, 1861 in Union County, TN, and died April 26, 1948 in Union County, TN. He married CORDELIA VITTETOE February 02, 1880 in Union County, TN.

Children of Alexander Monroe and Cordelia Vittetoe are:

    i. CHARLIE MONROE, b. Aft 1880, Union County, TN; d. Aft 1900.

    ii. WILLIE MONROE, b. Aft 1880, Union County, TN.

    iii. JAKIE MONROE, b. Aft 1880, Union County, TN.

    iv. INA MONROE, b. Aft 1880, Union County, TN.

    v. WARREN MONROE, b. June 26, 1893, Union County, TN; d. May 31, 1954.

    vi. DELLIE MONROE, b. Aft 1880, Union County, TN.

    vii. JOHN ELVIN MONROE, b. 1885, Union County, TN; d. 1960.

    viii. HORACE MAYNARD MONROE, b. Abt 1893, Union County, TN; d. 1975.

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