Neal McCann Dennis1

b. 27 November 1803, d. 14 January 1874
Last Edited=21 Apr 2012
4th great-granduncle of Joseph Michael Flint
     Neal McCann Dennis was born on 27 November 1802.2 He was born on 27 November 1803 at Barren County, Kentucky.3 He was born on 27 November 1803 at Warren County, Tennessee.1 He was the son of Joseph Dennis and Ann Nancy Bybee.1

Neal McCann Dennis married Charity Hall, daughter of Leonard Hall Jr and Winifred Barnett, on 1 January 1825 at Warren County, Tennessee.3

Neal McCann Dennis was enumerated during 1830 on the 1830 U. S. census for Warren County, Tennessee as head of family Neley W Dennis. Enumerated in this family were: Free White Persons (including head of families); 2 males under 5 years old, 1 male 20 to 30 years old, 1 female under 5 years old, 1 female 20 to 30 years old. Total 5 persons.4

Neal McCann Dennis was enumerated on 5 October 1850 as head of household on the 1850 U. S. census for Milam and Williamson District, Milam County, Texas as Neal M Dennis, 47 years old, birthplace of Kentucky, occupation of Farmer, value of real property $1500.. Also enumerated in the household were Charity Hall, John J Dennis, Audly H Dennis, Joseph Dennis, George Dennis, Maria Dennis, Mary C Dennis, Amanda Dennis, Mildred Dennis, Livonia Dennis, Sempheonia Dennis, Neal Dennis and Winney Hall.5

Neal McCann Dennis died on 14 January 1874 at Bell County, Texas, at age 70.3,2

Neal McCann Dennis was buried at Hodge Cemetery, Temple, Bell County, Texas.2

Children of Neal McCann Dennis and Charity Hall


  1. Following the Trail Web Site, Jonathan Dennis Page, Located at: Transcribed by Dolly P.
  2. Bell County, TX - HODGE CEMETERY, Located at:…. Transcribed by Polly Peaks-Elmore and June Hill, September 1980. List Included In: Bell County Cemeteries, Polly Peaks-Elmore, compiler, 1996.
  3. Descendants of Joseph Dennis
    , Located at:…. Transcribed by James Michael Luce, Email e-mail address, January 14, 2001. Snail mail: James Michael Luce 209 N. 3rd St. Tonkawa, Oklahoma 74653.
  4. Neley W Dennis household, 1830 U.S. census, Warren County, Tennessee, population schedule, page 363 (written) and 363 (stamped); Images Online: 1830 U.S. Census / Tennessee / Warren / Unknown Townships / Image 129 and 130 of 154, transcribed 7 Jul 2003, 2.
  5. 1850 U. S. census, Milam County, Texas, population schedule, Milam and Williamson District, p. 14 front (stamped) and p. 14 back (stamped), dwelling 399, family 414, Neal M Dennis; digital image, ( : accessed 14 Mar 2010); citing NARA microfilm publication M432, Roll 913.