Bedford County , Virginia Family

"Windows Into Our Past A Genealogy of the Garton, Smith & Associated Families, Volume 2", compiled by Judy Parsons Smith © 2003

Stephen Senter

Stephen Senter, of Bedford Co., VA; b. bef. 1740; d. 1799, Grainger Co., TN; m. to Susannah Unknown, b. 1736; d. 1818.

Stephen & Susannah (Unknown) Senter had six (6) children:

1.       Tabitha Senter , b. bef 1759; m. to James Charles  
2.      
William Tandy Senter , b. 1761; m. 1st to Susan Lyon ; m 2nd to Mary Ann   Crumbliss  
3.      
Mary Senter **, b. bef. 1765; m. to George Key  
4.      
Milton Center , b. ca. 1768; m. to Nancy Unknown  
5.      
Susanna Center, b. ca. 1776; m. to Isaac Rice, Sr.  
6.      
Stephen Willis Senter , b. ca. 1781; m. to Elizabeth Ore  
7.      
Kenner Senter , b. 1790, Carter Co., TN

Working on the Senter family of Bedford County, VA.  There is a John Senter  and Elizabeth  that had a daughter Anna that married Elijah  Barton  on 28 Jan 1792, Bedford County, VA.  How is this John Senter related to Stephen Senter  of Bedford County, VA that later migrated to Tennessee and died in Grainger County, TN in 1799(?).  He appears to be too old to be a son of Stephen, possibly a brother?  More information is needed here.

Tabitha Senter

1.  Tabitha Senter, daughter of Stephen & Susannah (Unknown) Senter, b. bef. 1759; m. to James Charles , b. 1750; d. 1809.

James & Tabitha (Senter) Charles  had one (1) child:

 ¨               James Charles , b. 1775; m. to Dorcas Miller .

William Tandy Senter

2.  William Tandy Senter , son of Stephen & Susannah (Unknown) Senter , b. 1761; m. 1st to Susan Lyon , b. 1765; d. 1806; m 2nd after 1806 to Mary Ann  ‘Alice’ Crumbliss , b. 1780.

William Tandy & Susan (Lyon) Senter  had twelve (12) children:

¨               James L. Senter , b. 1790; d. 1838; m. to Elizabeth Harris , b. 1790
¨              
Soloman Senter , b. 1790; d. 1860
¨              
Martin Senter , b. 1790; d. 1839; m. to Nancy Unknown , d. 1839
¨              
Seaborn Senter , b. 1793; d. 1853; m. to Nancy Carson  
¨              
Lucinda Senter , b. 1797; d. 1853; m 2nd to Tandy S. Rice , b. 1798; d. 1863
¨              
Stephen Wilson Senter , b. 1799
¨              
Mary Elizabeth Senter , b. 1799; d. 1861; m. to Jesse Goddard , b. 1795; d. 1863
¨              
William Tandy Senter , b. 1801; d. 1848; m. to Nancy White , b. 1815
¨              
Susannah K. Senter , b. 1802; d. 1853; m. to Isaac D. Rice, Jr. , b. 1801
¨              
Margaret L. Senter , b. 1804; d. 1853; m. to Mr. Eason  
¨              
Louisiana Senter , b. 1806; d. 1853; m. to James H. King  
¨              
Catherine Senter , b. 1808; d. 1853; m. to Mr. Crane

William Tandy & Mary Ann  ‘Alice’ (Crumbliss) Senter  had five (5) children:

¨               Alice Jackson Senter , b. 1814; m. to Elliott Reed Graves  
¨              
Elizabeth Senter , b. 1817; m. to Joseph R. Mee  
¨              
Martha W. Senter , b. 1820; m. to William Barnett  
¨              
Minerva Senter , b. 1822; m. to William Margraves  
¨              
Nancy P. Senter , b. 1829; m. to Pleasant W. Barnett

Milton Center

4.  Milton Center, son of Stephen & Susannah (Unknown) Senter , b. ca. 1768; d. 1848; m. to Nancy Kenner , b. 1768; d. 1820.

Milton & Nancy (Kenner) Center  had nine (9) children:

¨               Harriet Center  
¨              
Milton Center , Jr. , b. 1791; d. 1839
¨              
Thomas Center , b. 1795; m. to Joanna McEwen  
¨              
Elizabeth Milton Center , b. 1795; d. 1871; m. to Henry Liggett , b. 1795; d. 1861
¨              
Francis Kenner Center , b. 1797; d.1838; m. to Eliza ‘Nancy’ Gallaher  
¨              
Willis Stephen Center , b. 1799; m. to Jane M. Gallaher  
¨              
Evaline Center , b. 1806; d. 1900; m. to John Lewis Suddath , b. 1805; d. 1847
¨              
Caroline Center , b. 1807; d. 1840; m. to Robert Samuel Gilliland , b. 1792; d. 1862
¨              
Laura Levina Center , b. 1809; d. 1867; m. to Thomas Knight .

Susanna Senter

6.  Susanna Senter, daughter of Stephen & Susannah (Unknown) Senter , b. ca. 1776; d. 1809; m. to Isaac Rice, Sr. , b. 1771; d. 1823.

Isaac & Susanna (Senter) Rice, Sr. had three (3) children:

¨               Tandy S. Rice , b. 1798; d. 1863; m. to Lucinda Senter , b. 1797; d. 1853; m. 2nd to Indiana P. Unknown .
¨              
Susannah Elizabeth Rice , b. 1800; m. to Reuben Walker  
¨              
Isaac D. Rice, Jr. , b. 1801; m. to Susannah K. Senter , b. 1802; d. 1853

Stephen Willis Senter

7.  Stephen Willis Senter , son of Stephen & Susannah (Unknown) Senter , b. ca. 1781; m. to Elizabeth Ore , b. 1786; d. 1854.

Stephen Willis & Elizabeth (Ore) Senter  had eight (8) children:

¨               Caroline Senter , b. 1780; d. 1829; m. to Samuel Baker Tate , b. 1795
¨              
Nelson A. Senter  
¨              
Pleasant Senter  
¨              
Elizabeth K. Senter ; m. to Henry Rice , b. 1810
¨              
James O. Senter  
¨              
Harriet T. Senter  
¨              
Sebourn Senter  
¨              
Joanna Senter  


** Candidate Ancestry – Not Yet Proven