2A-A: Ann Guthrie

Ann Guthrie 1766MD-1834TN & John Shannon
of Maryland, North Carolina, and Tennessee, USA

ANN GUTHRIE
Parents: James Guthrie c1720IRE-1801NC & Elizabeth (MNU)
Birth: 8 March 1766
Birth Location: Maryland
Marriage: John Shannon on 17 August 1784 in Orange County, North Carolina, USA
Death: 26 July 1834
Death Location: Robertson County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Location: Unknown, presumably Robertson County, Tennessee, USA
Notes: The 1766 date suggests that Ann Guthrie was born in Maryland rather than Northern Ireland or North Carolina. The family settled in Orange County, North Carolina by the time of the Battle of Guilford Courthouse in 1781. She married John Shannon about 7 years before either of her brothers married the Smith sisters in 1791. The Guthries and Shannons moved to the Robertson-Sumner County border area around the same time about 1792-93.

JOHN SHANNON
Parents: James Shannon 1750NC-1774NC & Joice Chandler (Original Source: ?)
Birth: Abt. 1765
Birth Location: North Carolina
Occupation: Farmer and Blacksmith
Death: 1823
Death Location: Springfield, Robertson County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Location: Unknown, presumably in Robertson County, Tennessee, USA

CHILDREN: 9

ELIZABETH ‘BETSY’ SHANNON
1785NC-1866TN
Betsy was born on 8 March 1785 in North Carolina. She married Henry Elmore about 1808. They lived in Robertson County, TN and raised a family of 8 children most of whom I have little to no info. Henry died in 1849. There is a marriage record for an Elizabeth Shannon in Robertson County, TN to Albert H Bloodworth on 9 March 1865 that some have attached to this Betsy, however records show Albert was born about 1844. Probably a different Elizabeth Elmore as Betsy would have been 80. She died 8 March 1866.
1) Ann Elmore 1807-8TN – 1897TN a weaver had a child with William Cone. Lived in Robertson, TN
2) John Rube Elmore 1812TN-p1850TN married Harriet Louise Greening +children
3) Reubin Elmore 1814TN-1870TN married Julia E Crawford +children
4) Martha Elmore born 1817TN. No further details.
5) Elizabeth Elmore born 1819TN. No further details.
6) Nancy Elmore norn 1820TN. No further details.
7) Sarah Elmore born 1824TN. No further details.
8) James Elmore 1826TN – 1852TN. No further details.

Y-DNA Project Participant – N/A – Descendant of Female Guthrie
Autosomal DNA Project Participant: No

SAMUEL MARION SHANNON
1787NC-1834TN
Samuel Marion Shannon was born in 1787 in North Carolina. He was a child when his parents settled in Robertson County, Tennessee and continued to live there the remainder of his life. He married Avarilla ‘Avy’ Johnson in 1813 in Robertson. They had about 9 children. Avy died in 1838 and Samuel about 1834.
1) Harriet Shannon 1814TN-p1880TN married Grafton Winfield +children
2) Kelly Shannon 1816TN-1865TN married 1st Evaline Doss, 2nd Louisa Lucas + children
3) Daniel John Shannon 1817TN-1906TN married Amanda Noles +children
4) Allen J Shannon 1818TN-1870TN married Sarah A Williams +children
5) Evaline Shannon born abt. 1826TN. No further details.
6) Jesse Patrick Shannon 1827TN-1900TN married 1st Elizabeth Sinai Chowning, 2nd Martha Matthews +children
7) William Alison Shannon 1828TN-1895KY married Lucy A Simmons +children
8) (Unidentified Son) Shannon born about 1830. No further details.
9) Southern T Shannon 1834TN-c1876TN married Sarah (MNU) +children

Y-DNA Project Participant – N/A – Descendant of Female Guthrie
Autosomal DNA Project Participant: Yes

HUGH SHANNON
1790NC – 1834 TN
Hugh Shannon was most likely born in North Carolina about 1790. He married Elizabeth Pate on 4 Oct 1815 in Robertson County, TN. Hugh was 44 at his death on 7 Aug 1834. Elizabeth survived him and lived until 19 Aug 1878 in St Francois, Missouri.
1) William P Shannon 1817TN-1859MO married Mary E McBrown +childre
2) Jane Shannon 1820TN-1872MO. No further details.
3) Martha Ann Shannon born about 1825TN. No further details.
4) John Crabtree Shannon (Rev.) 1826TN-1902MO married Caroline Elizabeth Shelly +children
5) James Bird Shannon 1828TN-p1900MO married Elizabeth Covington +children
6) Nancy Shannon 1831TN-p1880MO married Theodrick Rice Thomason +children
7) Thomas Hugh Shannon 1833TN-1893MO. No further details.
8) Mary Elizabeth Shannon 1835TN-1913MO married John Henry Covington +children

Y-DNA Project Participant: N/A – Descendant of Female Guthrie
Autosomal DNA Project Participant: No

JAMES SHANNON
1794TN-1866TN
James Shannon was born in 1794 probably in North Carolina. He married Rebecca Cone. No children.

Y-DNA Project Participant: N/A – Descendant of Female Guthrie / No Children
Autosomal DNA Project Participant: N/A – No Children

MARY ANN ‘POLLY’ SHANNON
1796TN-1889TN
Polly was born about 1796 in Robertson County, Tennessee. She married William Finley. They settled in Carroll County, TN where they raised their family.
1) Elizabeth A Finley 1816TN-1884TN married Henry T Woodard +children
2) John Finley 1821-1918 married 1st Elizabeth Jane Stewart +children, 2nd Martha C Jones +children
3) Thomas Finley 1822TN-1870TN married 1st Mary Fields +children, 2nd Elizabeth J Freeman +children
4) Mary Luiza Finley 1823TN-1877TN married 1st Robert CC Phillips +children, 2d McCain Delaney, 3d Green Broach
5) William Finley born about 1827TN. No further details confirmed.
6) Albert Finley 1834TN-p1891TN married 1st Candace Melvinia Roney +children, 2nd Nancy Anderson +children
7) Smith Paul Finley 1836TN-1921TN married Manerva Ann Bennett +children
8) Newton M Finley 1840TN – bef.1900TN married 1st Martha C Jenkins +children, 2nd Nancy Carr + children

Y-DNA Project Participant – N/A – Descendant of Female Guthrie
Autosomal DNA Project Participant: Yes

ANN SHANNON
1798TN-1874TN
Ann Shannon was born on 7 July 1798 in Robertson County, Tennessee. Her marriage to Richard Chowning took place about 1814. They continued to live in Robertson County. Richard died about 1850-60 and Ann on 3 Dec 1874.
1) William Thomas Chowning 1824TN-1877TN married Sarah Ann Frey +children
2) Jonathan Shannon Chowning 1826TN-1878TN married Caroline Cannon +children
3) Mary Ann Chowning 1828TN-1871TN married David Marshall Cook +children
4) Martha E Chowning born about 1831 in TN. No further details.
5) Elizabeth Sinai Chowning 1832TN-1857TN married Jesse Patrick Shannon +children
6) Telitha Ellen Chowning 1838TN-1883TN married Lemuel Jefferson Winfield +children
7) Richard Cheatham Chowning abt.1842TN-abt.1873TN married Sarah Elizabeth Holland +children
8) Robert J Chowning 1844TN-1909TN married 1st Mississippi Stark +children, 2nd Susan A Choate

Y-DNA Project Participant – N/A – Descendant of Female Guthrie
Autosomal DNA Project Participant: No

WILLIAM MARION SHANNON
1800TN-1849TN
William Marion Shannon was born in Robertson County, Tennessee on 2 Nov 1800. He married Mary Lucinda Cook about 1827. They lived in Robertson County, TN. William died on 13 April 1849 and is buried in Springfield. Mary lived until 1889.
1) James Wesley Shannon 1828TN-1914TN married Martha Emily Barry +children
2) William Cook Shannon 1831TN-1907TN married 1st Martha Baggett +children, 2nd Martha Williams +children
3) Selina Shannon 1833TN-1860-70TN married Green M Stone. No known children.
4) John A Shannon 1836TN01900TN married 1st Julia A Baggett +children, 2nd Willie P. (MNU)
5) Robert Southern Shannon 1837TN-1862TN married Abigail Durrett +children
6) Mary Mildren Shannon 1840TN-1919TN married Sumner Russell Stark +children
7) Lucinda Shannon 1843TN-1881TN married John Washington Moss +children
8) Jesse Thomas Shannon 1845TN-1883TX married 1st Anne Ackerman, 2nd Nancy Jane Veazey +children

Y-DNA Project Participant – N/A – Descendant of Female Guthrie
Autosomal DNA Project Participant: Yes

JESSE SHANNON
1802TN-1875TN
Jesse was born about 1802 in Robertson County, TN. He married 1st Jemima Jane Hendley with whom he had 5 daughters and 1 son. He married 2nd Martha J Rose on 3 Dec 1858. Jesse died about 1875. His estate was probated in November of 1875 in Robertson County, TN.
1) Amanda Jane Shannon 1830TN-1900TN married Eli Baggett +children
2) Pernecie Ann Shannon 1833TN-1916TN married James Richard Empson +children
3) Mary Shannon 1835TN-1912TN. Resided in Robertson in 1850, age 15. No further details.
4) Martha Shannon 1837TN-1886TN married Burwell Wilks Baggett +children
5) Lurinda Shannon 1845TN-p1900TN married 1st TJ Owen, 2nd John W Stricklin +children
6) James E Shannon 1847TN-1867TN married Susan J Jernigan. No known children.

Y-DNA Project Participant – N/A – Descendant of Female Guthrie
Autosomal DNA Project Participant: No

MARTHA ‘PATSY’ SHANNON
1803TN-1879TN
Patsy Shannon was born about 1803 in Robertson County, TN. She married Gains Winfield about 1830. They continued to live in Robertson County.
1) William S Winfield 1832TN-1892TN married Minerva M Villines +children
2) Mary Elizabeth Winfield was born about 1834TN. No further details.
3) Martha Almira Winfield 1835TN-1907. No further details.
4) Sarah L Winfield 1842TN-1910TN married Milton Bird Widick +children
5) Susan Jane Winfield 1844TN-1916TN married William Marion Jackson +children

Y-DNA Project Participant – N/A – Descendant of Female Guthrie
Autosomal DNA Project Participant: No

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