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Etta Lennon[1]

Female approx. 1862 -


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  • Born  approx. 1862  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Person ID  I690  Main
    Last Modified  12 Aug 2008 

    Father  Council Lennon,   b. approx. 1839, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Elizabeth Abigail Lennon,   b. abt. 1843, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. unknown 
    Married  1860  Columbus County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F407  Group Sheet

    Family 1  John Lennon,   b. approx. 1854, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  30 Mar 1882  Columbus County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Notes 
    • Etta had 7 children by 1910 census, 4 were still living.
    • In 1900 census - 5 of her 7 children were alive.
    Children 
     1. Anna Eliza Lennon,   b. Jun 1885, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. unknown
    >2. Lucinda A. Lennon,   b. 28 May 1887, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1969, New York, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Mary C. Lennon,   b. Apr 1889, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >4. John H. Lennon,   b. Jul 1890, Tatoms, Columbus County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1938, Whiteville, Columbus County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. John Andrew Lennon,   b. Jun 1896, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. unknown
    Documents
    Marriage Register from Columbus County
    Marriage Register from Columbus County
    Last Modified  20 Jun 2008 
    Family ID  F253  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Isaac Robinson,   b. approx. 1854, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  25 May 1905  Columbus County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Last Modified  26 Feb 2008 
    Family ID  F331  Group Sheet

  • Documents

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    1870 NC Census: Council Lennon (Head)
    1870 NC Census: Council Lennon (Head)
    Enumeration Date: N/A
    Enumeration District: Tatums Township
    Page: 6

    Council - Head, age 31, Farmer,
    Abby - age 27(?)
    Aetta, age 9(?)
    Randal - age 7(?)
    F.M. - age 4(?)
    Grant - age 1(?)

    Note: Census record is very light and hard to read
    1880 NC Census: Council Lennon (Head)
    1880 NC Census: Council Lennon (Head)
    Enumeration Date: 7-8 Jun 1880
    Enumeration District: 55
    Page: 10
    Location: Tatums, Columbus County, NC

    Council - Head, age 40,
    Elizabeth - wife, age 36, Epilepsy
    Ann E. J. - Daughter, age 18
    Randell - Son, age 16
    Marrion - Son, age 14
    Grant - Son, age 12
    Mary - Daughter, age 8
    Missouri A. - Daughter, age 6
    Dr. F. - Son, age 4
    Wiley Lennon - no relationship given, age 35
    1900 NC Census: Etta Lennon (Head)
    1900 NC Census: Etta Lennon (Head)
    Enumeration Date: 9 Jul 1900
    Enumeration District: 36
    Sheet: 21A
    Location: Tatoms, Columbus County, NC

    1) Annette Lennon - head, age 40, born 1860
    2) Anna Eliza - daughter, age 14, b. Jun 1885
    3) Lucinda - daughter, age 12, b. Dec 1887
    4) Mary C. - daughter, age 11, b. Apr 1889
    5) John H. - son, age 9, b. Dec 1890
    6) John A. - son, age 4, b. Jun? 1896

    Note: There is a discrepancy in Lucinda's birth month on this census vs. what we find on all other documentation (December vs. May). Also, Lewis (Louis) is living a few doors down from them.

    Link to full image.
    Marriage Certificate - Isaac Robinson & Etta Lennon
    Marriage Certificate - Isaac Robinson & Etta Lennon
    1910 Census - Tatums Township (Columbus County), NC
    1910 Census - Tatums Township (Columbus County), NC
    1) Isaac Robinson - head, age 54, married 5 years, 1st marriage
    2) Etta Robinson - wife, age 45, married 5 years, second marriage
    3) John Lennon - stepson, age 18, single
    4) Andrew Lennon - stepson, age 15, single

  • Notes 
    • Etta's given name was likely Annette. She went by several nicknames - Annie, Ettie, Etta.

  • Sources 
    1. [S185] 1870 US Census.
      1870 United State Census, Tatums, Columbus County, North Carolina; Roll: M593_1131; Page: 218; Image: 433, Family 41, Dwelling 41; August 15, 1870. Ancestry.com. 1870 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2003. Original data: 1870.

    2. [S16] North Carolina Marriage Collection, 1741-2004, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S156] Columbus County Register of Colored Marriages.
      John's parents - Josh & Barbary Lennon
      Annie J's parents - Council & Abi Lennon
      Provided by the Columbus County Public Library

    4. [S16] North Carolina Marriage Collection, 1741-2004, (Ancestry.com).