William Cantrell1

b. circa 1829
Last Edited=30 Jan 2015
Great-granduncle of Marge Gaylord
     William Cantrell was born circa 1829 at Tennessee.1 He was the son of Gabriel Cantrell and Nancy Smith.1

On 8 October 1850 William Cantrell was enumerated in the household of Nancy Smith on the 1850 U. S. census for the 23 Subdivision, McMinn County, Tennessee as William Cantrell, 21 years old, birthplace of Tennessee, occupation of Farmer. Also enumerated in the household were Larkin Cantrell, Thomas Cantrell, James Cantrell, Robert Cantrell, Alexander Cantrell, Felix Cantrell, Mary Ann Elizabeth Cantrell, Sarah Cantrell, Hesekiah Cantrell, Joseph Pealin Cantrell and David Cantrell.1


  1. 1850 U. S. census, McMinn County, Tennessee, population schedule, the 23 Subdivision, p. 358 (stamped), dwelling 2714, family 1890, Nancy Cantrell; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 30 Jan 2015); citing NARA microfilm publication M432, Roll 887.