Descendants of Mordecia Cunningham

Descendants of Mordecia Cunningham

Mordecia Cunningham was born October 17, 1793 in Virginia, and died November 16, 1863 in Maynardville, Union Co., TN. He married Elizabeth Cook, daughter of Marcurius Cook and Rachel Hill.

Children of Mordecia Cunningham and Elizabeth Cook are:


William H. Cunningham, born October 31, 1822 in Claiborne Co., TN; died December 9, 1897. He married Martha A. Hicks on December 8, 1843.

Children of William H. Cunningham and Martha A. Hicks are: James F. Cunningham; Mary Cunningham; Nancy Cunningham; Louisa Cunningham; Martha Cunningham.


Joseph Cunningham, born ca. 1824 in Claiborne Co., TN. He married Nancy Cardwell on December 23, 1844.

Children of Joseph Cunningham and Nancy Cardwell are: John Cunningham; William H. Cunningham; Winnie Cunningham; Lucinda Cunningham; Pryor Cunningham; George Cunningham.


Pryor Essex Cunningham, born ca. 1825 in Claiborne Co., TN. He married Mary Ann Dobkins on June 24, 1844.


Elizabeth Cunningham, born ca. 1827 in Claiborne Co., TN. She married Anderson W. Herrell on June 26, 1847.


James P. Cunningham, born ca. 1829 in Claiborne Co., TN. He married Orlene Jane Adams on October 8, 1849.


John Cunningham, born August 10, 1830 in Claiborne Co., TN; died January 11, 1912 in Claiborne Co., TN (click here for photograph). He married Sylvania Burchett on August 30, 1855 in Claiborne Co., TN. Sylvania was the daughter of Hezekiah Burchett and Lucinda Jones.

Children of John Cunningham and Sylvania Burchett are: Hezekiah Cunningham; Martin Mordecia Cunningham; Sarah E. Cunningham Hargraves (click here for photograph); Lucinda Cunningham Hargraves (click here for photograph); William Franklin Cunningham; Calvin L. Cunningham; Martha Cunningham Whitaker; Mary Cunningham Brooks.


Martha A. Cunningham, born ca. 1832


Mary Ann Cunningham, born ca. 1834 in Claiborne Co., TN.


Franklin Cunningham, born ca. 1836 in Claiborne Co., TN. He married Nancy F. Eastes on November 12, 1856.

Children of Franklin Cunningham and Nancy F. Eastes are: John Cunningham; James Cunningham; Mary E. Cunningham; Martha I. Cunningham.


Calvin Jones Cunningham, born May 12, 1838 in Claiborne Co., TN; died February 27, 1907. He married Mary Ann Richardson on August 20, 1859 in Claiborne Co., TN. Mary Ann was the daughter of James Richardson and Nancy Roark.

Children of Calvin Jones Cunningham and Mary Ann Richardson are: James Mordecia Cunningham; Nancy Ann Cunningham Williams; John Franklin Cunningham; George W.A. Cunningham; Mary Elizabeth Cunningham; Robert Ticen Cunningham; Isabella Cornelia Jane Cunningham Sutton; Calvin Marion Cunningham; Ellen Wrenshall Cunningham Greene.