FORKUM Family

First Generation

1. William1 Forkum (#22184) was born in Tn 1819. William died 1880 in Jackson, Tn, at 61 years of age.

He married Mary Unknown. (Mary Unknown is #22183.) Mary was born in Tn 1823. Mary became the mother of Serelda Adeline Forkum in Tn, about 1843.

William became the father of Serelda Adeline Forkum in Tn, about 1843. Born 1819 or 1820.

William Forkum and Mary Unknown had the following child:

child 2 i. Serelda Adeline2 Forkum (#22182) was born in Tn about 1843. Serelda died 1907 in Jackson, Tn, at 64 years of age. She married Joseph T. Birdwell in Tn, 1852. (Joseph T. Birdwell is #22181.) Joseph was born in Tn 1836. Joseph was the son of George Washington Birdwell and Lucinda B. Unknown. Joseph died 1875 in Tn, at 39 years of age. At 27 years of age Joseph became the father of Jo Anna Birdwell 1863. At 28 years of age Joseph became the father of William T. Birdwell 1864. At 34 years of age Joseph became the father of Martha J. Birdwell 1870. At 36 years of age Joseph became the father of Joseph T. Birdwell in Jefferson City, Sullivan Co., Tn, 1872. At 38 years of age Joseph became the father of Talus Birdwell in Haydenburg, Jackson Co., Tn, 2 Sep 1874. At 38 years of age Joseph became the father of Alice Birdwell in Haydenburg, Jackson Co., Tn, 2 Sep 1874. (See Joseph T. Birdwell for the continuation of this line.)

At 20 years of age Serelda became the mother of Jo Anna Birdwell 1863. At 21 years of age Serelda became the mother of William T. Birdwell 1864. At 27 years of age Serelda became the mother of Martha J. Birdwell 1870. At 29 years of age Serelda became the mother of Joseph T. Birdwell in Jefferson City, Sullivan Co., Tn, 1872. At 31 years of age Serelda became the mother of Talus Birdwell in Haydenburg, Jackson Co., Tn, 2 Sep 1874. At 31 years of age Serelda became the mother of Alice Birdwell in Haydenburg, Jackson Co., Tn, 2 Sep 1874. 1880 Jackson Co.TN Census shows Serelda living as a Widow at age 37 withsix children: Jo Ann age 17, William T. (Billy) age 16, Martha J.Dau. age 10, Joseph, son, age 8, Talus, son age 5, and Alice, dau, age 5.

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