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Marriage: Children:
  1. Phillip Henry Sells: Birth: ABT 1816 in Sullivan Co., TN. Death: 1864 in Sells farm, near Joppa, TN

  2. Wesley Sells: Birth: 13 APR 1819 in Sullivan Co., TN. Death: 4 DEC 1878 in Pollard, Clay Co., AR

  3. Matthias Sells: Birth: 1820 in Sullivan Co., TN. Death: 1862 in West Fork, Overton Co., TN

  4. Margaret Sells: Birth: NOV 1822 in Sullivan Co., TN. Death: AFT 1900

  5. Mary Sells: Birth: BET 1824 AND 1825 in Richmond Co., VA.

  6. Louisa Sells: Birth: 5 NOV 1832 in Sullivan Co., TN. Death: 20 APR 1914 in Tennessee

  7. Emeline Sells: Birth: DEC 1833 in Sullivan Co., TN. Death: 18 OCT 1902 in Putnam Co., TN

  8. Thomas Logan Sells: Birth: 1838 in Tennessee. Death: 3 APR 1862 in Flat Lick, KY

  9. Nancy Jane Sells: Birth: BET 1841 AND 1843 in Tennessee. Death: AFT 1910

a. Note:   War of 1812 Pension records Henry Sells served in VA or TN Militia. He married Mary Smith in 1815 at Bluntsville in Sullivan Co. TN. He died Oct 9 1858 in Overton Co. TN, his widow lived at West Fork in Overton Co. TN and on Oct 28 1872, Mary was 77 years old. Her widow's pension was rejected for want of proof of service. John Smith may have been a brother to Mary as he was a witness on her widow's application. Microfilm Roll#21 Overton County insolvent estates 1837-1849 Pg.308?804 Henry Sells dec. personal property sale Sept. 7, 1859 Phillip Sells Admin Overton Co. TN, register of Deeds office (per Ron Dishman): Bk.R Pg.263 Lease December 25, 1865 Louiza Sells, Emeline Sells, Margaret Sells, Jenna Rooker, heirs of Henry Sells deceased to James Howard of Knox Co. TN oil & mining comany. This land was a 150 acre tract more or less that these heirs had inherited from their father it was located in Dist.#11 of Overton County. is NOT responsible for the content of the GEDCOMs uploaded through the WorldConnect Program. The creator of each GEDCOM is solely responsible for its content.