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Tenness Colbert Bynum
Birth: May 6, 1805
Tennessee, USA
Death: Dec. 1, 1870
Emet
Johnston County
Oklahoma, USA

Tenness was the mother of Turner, John Ross and Elizabeth. Her husband was John A.Bynum he died in Mississippi prior to removal. She was daughter of Maj James Colbert & Susan James aka Susanna James. Tenness is a sister to James Isaac Colbert. The photo you see here is a Large family monument. I put it back together this month 12/05/12. This monument has small markers surrounding it. the Chickasaw tribe removed brush + Trees and fenced this cemetery 5/01/13

Will of John A. Bynum
Oct/14/1833 , Monroe County Mississippi

MONROE COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI - WILL BOOK 1 WILL OF JOHN A. BYNUM
beloved wife Tenness - one negro woman Kisnader and her four children: Emaline, Isaac, Charles and Rebecca; household and kitchen furniture.
Beloved sons Turner Bynum and John R. Bynum - negro man Jeffery, man Isaac, woman Amy and her daughter Jane, a girl Patience, boy Booker, boy Josiah. To wife and sons - land whereon I now live; all other land wife to have free and entire use of house and cleared lands, horses, cattle, etc. to sons. Exrs: Friends, Thomas Colbert, Joseph Colbert, William D. Bynum and wife Tennessee.
Wit: W.D. Bynum, Thomas C Stuart D.H. Morgan, clerk Recorded: Book No.3 p.15, 4 Feb 1836 A United States postoffice was created at Pontotoc, MS, on October 14, 1833, and John A. Bynum was named postmaster.

 
 
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 Parents:
  James Colbert (1768 - 1842)
  Susannah James Colbert (1783 - 1863)
 
 Children:
  Turner Bynum (1820 - 1859)*
  Elizabeth Jane Bynum (1823 - 1829)*
  John Ross Bynum (1835 - 1857)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Isaac Colbert (1802 - ____)*
  Tenness Colbert Bynum (1805 - 1870)
  Susan Miller Colbert Jones (1810 - 1860)*
  Winchester Colbert (1810 - 1880)**
  Samuel A Colbert (1816 - 1880)*
  Elizabeth Colbert Eastman (1819 - 1872)*
  Matilda Colbert Stewart (1820 - 1880)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Bynum-Harkins Cemetery
Emet
Johnston County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Chickasaw Elder
Record added: Dec 22, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102468897
Tenness <i>Colbert</i> Bynum
Added by: Chickasaw Elder
 
 
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