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348. Samuel Gammill152,470 was born in 1812 in Marshall County, Tennessee.470 He died in 1871 in Hardin County, Tennessee.470

• From History of Northwestern Arkansas, p. 1238:
"Samuel Gammill ... was born in Marshall County, Tenn., in 1812, where he was reared and educated and engaged in teaching. In 1829 he married Eliza Butler, who was born in Virginia in 1814, and was a daughter of Joshua Butler, who was one of the leading farmers of Bedford County, Tenn. To this union were born eight children, of whom seven are living, viz.: Joshua, Adaline, Amanda, now Mrs. John Briley; Eliza, wife of William Jones; Chesley M., Rosa, Della, who married William Hill, and Simeon (deceased). Samuel Gammill located in Bedford County, Tenn., after his marriage, and in 1838 removed to Hardin County, which was his home until his death in 1871; he was one of the most enterprising men of his county, and was an extensive stock dealer. Mrs. Eliza Gammill died in 1879, a prominent member of the Presbyterian Church, and a most charitable woman."

• 1850 Census for 6th District, Hardin County, Tennessee (Roll 882 Book 1, Page 200b), shows Samuel Gammell, 37, who owns $500 worth of real estate, and: Eliza, 37, who cannot read and write; Chesley W., 17; Simron M., 14; Joshua A., 13; Adeline, 10; Pamelia E., 9; Amanda, 5; and Alsey, 2.

Samuel Gammill and Eliza Butler were married in 1829 in Bedford County, Tennessee. Eliza Butler152,470 (daughter of Joshua Butler) was born in 1814 in Virginia.470 She died in 1879 in prob. Hardin County, Tennessee.470 Samuel Gammill and Eliza Butler had the following children:



Joshua Anderson Gammill.



Amanda Gammill.



Rosa Gammill.



Ozella Gammill.



Simeon Gammill.



Chesley Mack Gammill.



Simon W. Gammill.



Adeline Gammill.



Rowan Gammill471 was born about 1846 in Hardin County, Tennessee.



Elizabeth Gammill.



Pamelia Gammill.