Solomon Bandy

·· Solomon Bandy (301, 17-5) (1777 - after 1855) lived in Virginia, moved to Tennessee where he served in the War of 1812, then to Illinois and Wisconsin. Married Mary Barnett (301, 17-615) (about 1765 - ? ) on April 9, 1799 in Botetourt County, Virginia, and they had at least six children. Listed in the 1820 and 1830 Tennessee censuses, the 1840 Illinois census, and the 1850 Wisconsin censes. The only identified child is Greene. Loraine Kerns also lists Edward.

··· GreeneBandy (1277, 18-1949) (1810 - ? ) married Louisa Wood (1277, 18-1950)(1816 - ? ) on April 2, 1834, and they had six children. Listed in the 1840 Illinois census and the 1850, 1860, and 1870 Wisconsin censuses.

···· James Bandy(1277, 19-2633) (1833 - ? ). Listed in the 1860 and 1870 California censuses. James W. Bandy (February 2, 1837 - after 1906) is reported to have married Olive J. Roots (December 1, 1852 - ? ) on March 26, 1873 in Yolo County, California. She was born in Linn County, Missouri.

···· Jane Bandy(1277, 19-2634) (1837 - ? ).

···· Sylvester Bandy(1277, 19-2635) (1839 - ? ). He perhaps lived in Washington State in 1880 and Washington County, Idaho in 1910. Married a Margaret, last name unknown, and they had three children.

····· Hannah (Harriet) Bandy (about 1860 - ? ).

····· George W. Bandy (about 1862 - ? ).

····· Rozeltha Bandy (about 1864 - ? ).

···· Mary E. Bandy(1277, 19-2636) (1843 - ? ).

···· Fosist (Horace D. ) Bandy (1277, 19-2637) (1845 - ? ).

···· Francis A.Bandy (1277, 19-2638) (1848 - ? ).

··· Edward Bandy

·· Martha Lee Bandy (323, 17-6) (1779 - ? ) married James Cornelius (323, 17-415) on June 26, 1799 in Botetourt County, Virginia.

·· ElizabethBandy (306, 17-8) (1780 - 1850) married Daniel James (306, 17-213) on October 13, 1801 in Botetourt County, Virginia. They had at least two children.

··· Masten James

··· Sarah Jane James (August 8, 1802 - March 30, 1895) married Jacob Kefauver (March 10, 1796 - ? ), and they had eight children.

···· John K. Kefauver (1822 - ? ).

···· Elizabeth Ann Kefauver (August 1, 1825 - ? ) married William E. Ray (March 9, 1819).

···· James D. Kefauver (1822 - ? ) married Mary Ann Ray.

···· Susan K. Kefauver (July 12, 1833 - ? ).

···· Mary Jane Kefauver (April 16, 1835 - ? ) married Carson Paul Vinyard (January 11, 1830 - ? ).

···· David E. Kefauver (1840 - ? ) married Boyd Lunsford.

···· Richard P. F. Kefauver (May 29, 1843 - ? ).

···· Thomas H. Kefauver (October 8, 1846 - ? ).

··· Woodford James (1810 - June 1855).

·· Sally Bandy (329, 17-9) (1780 - ? ) married Edward Brown (329, 17-436) in Wilson County, Tennessee on September 12, 1806, and they had three children. Two names are known:

··· Nancy Brown (982, 18-1022) married a Williams.

··· Parlene Brown (329, 18-1023).

·· Jameson (Jimison) Bandy (409, 17-628) (September 16, 1788 - January 16, 1873) Born in Virginia, moved to Tennessee where he served in the War of 1812. Was a doctor. Married Elizabeth Wright (409, 16-404) on May 10, 1822 and, they had at least seven children, five of whom are known. Married Nancy Denson (410, 17-629) (July 12, 1816 - July 16, 1888) on July 2, 1842 and they had five children. Listed in the 1830, 1840, 1850, 1860, and 1870 Tennessee censuses. Loraine Kerns reports that he moved to Montgomery County, Illinois where he died.

Jameson and Elizabeth’s children include:

··· Mary Hudson (Polly) Bandy (1096, 18-1320) ( ? - before 1842) married Caswell Cotham (568, 18-1324) (August 1, 1814 - March 6, 1879) in 1833 in Perry County, Tennessee, and they had three children.

···· William E. (F.) Cotham (1096, 19-1868) (May 1833 - ? ).

···· Jamison Bandy Cotham (1837, 19-1869) (January 15, 1836 - September 10, 1911) married Martha McClaron (1837, 19-1871).

···· George W. Cotham (1096, 19-1870).

··· JaneBandy (979, 18-1012) married her stepmother’s brother Bill Denson (979, 18-1017).

··· Nancy Bandy (980, 18-1013) married Jes Hall (980, 18-1018), and they moved to Jackson Purchase, Kentucky.

··· Sallie A. (Hattie) Bandy (1097, 18-1014)(October 27, 1826 - January 1, 1916) married Harvey Nixon Cotham (1097, 18-1325) (May 31, 1825 - April 6, 1902), and they had one son.

···· William James Cotham (1842, 19-1880) (November 25, 1847 - September 21, 1927) married Delia P. Bates (1842, 19-1880 (November 25, 1847 - September 21, 1927), and they had four children.

··· James J.Bandy (976, 18-1010) (April 17, 1828 - May 30, 1890) married Matilda, last name unknown, (976, 18-1019) ( 1836 - about 1859), and they had two children. Listed in the 1860 and 1870 Tennessee censuses.

···· Mollie E. Bandy (976, 19-2150).

···· John V. Bandy (1644, 19-1346) (June 29, 1855 - ? ) married, wife’s name unknown and they had three children.

····· James Elonza Bandy (1644, 20-1238).

····· Fred Jackson Bandy (1644, 20-1239).

····· Margaret Ethel Bandy (1644, 20-1240) (1890 - ? ).

Jameson andNancy’s children include:

··· Richard Bandy (410, 18-1673) (1843 - ? ).

··· William H. Bandy (410, 18-1933) (1845 - ? ).

··· Amanda Bandy (410, 18-1674) (1843 - ? ).

··· Joseph Woodford Bandy (925, 18-899) (January 29, 1850 - 1910), married, wife’s name unknown, and they had four children.

···· Jimmerson Henry Bandy (925, 19-1348) (1877 - ? ).

···· Fannie Hulson Bandy (1645, 19-1347) (1881 - ? ) married Gus A. Lancaster (1645, 19-1351) on December 16, 1903.

···· Edgar Sharon Bandy (925, 19-1349) (1886 - ? ).

···· Augusta Lorina Bandy (925, 19-1350) (1889 - ? ).

··· William Jimmerson Bandy (410, 18-1020) (1855 - ? ).

·· Richard Bandy (302, 17-10) (1792 - 1854) jumped bond as sheriff of Sumner or Bedford County, Tennessee. He was reported to have been born in Virginia, and served in the War of 1812. Married Kizziah Pearce (302, 17-469) ( ? - before 1849) on December 30, 1817 in Sumner County, Tennessee, and they had five children. Married Lucy Rushing (303, 17-539) (1804 - September 1887) after 1840 and they had five children. Richard is listed in the 1820 and 1840 Tennessee censuses. Died Tuckerman, Arkansas. Lucy is listed in the 1860 and 1870 Arkansas censuses. Richard and Kizziah’s children include:

··· RichardBandy (302, 18-607) (1826 - ? ). What happened to Richard is unknown, but Richard F. Bandy is listed in the 1860 Dallas County, Texas census as age 34 and a Tennessee birthplace. The information matches with this Richard, but it is not conclusive. Richard served in the Mexican War and settled in Texas in 1847.[i]Richard T. Bandy married Amelia A. Rawlings on August 30, 1848. Richard T. Bandy served in the 37 Calvary, Company C during the Civil War, and R. T. Bandy served in the 18th Calvary, Company I.[ii] Listed with Richard in Texas census of 1860 are Amelia A. Bandy, age 30 with a Iowa birthplace and five children, all with Texas birthplaces:

···· Jas. A. Bandy, age 10. In the 1880 Dallas County, Texas census, James A. Bandy and wife Fannie, age 25, are listed with three children. James A. reportedly went bankrupt as a farmer, and attended a homeopathic medical school. He moved to Thurber, Texas.

····· Irwin Bandy, is listed as age 9, in the 1880 census.

····· Mollie (Mattie) Bandy is listed as age 3 in the 1880 census.

····· William M. Bandy is listed as age 1/4, probably 3 months, in the 1880 census.

···· Wm. F. Bandy, is listed as age 7 in the 1860 census.

···· Hubbard M. Bandy, is listed as age 5 in the 1860 census. He was born on November 17, 1854, and he married Nancy E. Thorp on May 14, 1876. Hubbard was an ordained minister in the Christian Church.[iii] They had five children:

····· Gertrude E. Bandy

····· Lucy M. Bandy

····· Mary A. Bandy

····· Pleasant Bandy died young.

····· Earl Bandy died young.

···· Mary A. Bandy, is listed as age 4 in the 1860 census.

···· Francis A. Bandy, is listed as age 1 in the 1860 census. In the 1880 Dallas County, Texas census, Allen Bandy, age 20, is listed as living next door to James A.

··· HarriettBandy (778, 18-609) married name was Swift.

··· Jane Caron Bandy (781, 18-611) married William G. (D.) Stone (781, 18-612). May have lived in Dardenville, Arkansas.

··· Louise Pierce Bandy (782, 18-608) (April 21, 1819 - December 8, 1872) married Christopher Stump Dudley (782, 18-613) (July 21, 1818 - December 8, 1872) on May 28, 1835, and they had 11 children. Lived in Swifton, Arkansas.

···· Richard Houston Dudley (782, 19-980) (July 29, 1836 - ? ).

···· Christopher Marion Dudley (1646, 19-1355) (August 27, 1838 - January 31, 1918) marriedLetitia Kezia Bandy (1646, 19-1363) (? - July 18, 1878) on January 13, 1867 in Arkansas, and they had four children.

···· G. William Dudley (782, 19-1357).

···· Thomas Jefferson Dudley (782, 19-1356).

···· Keziah Jane Dudley (782, 19-1358).

···· Harriet Matilda Dudley (782, 19-1359).

···· Julia Ann Louisa Dudley (782, 19-1360).

···· Sarah Polk Dudley (782, 19-1361).

···· Guilford Dudley (782, 19-981).

···· Frances Pierce Dudley (782, 19-1362).

···· Robert Matthews Dudley (1493, 19-982).

··· George W. Bandy (779, 18-610) (1827 - ) married Nancy Manervia (779, 18-614), and they perhaps had three children. Married Drucilla Selina M. Perry (780, 18-898) in 1846, and they perhaps had six children. Listed in the 1860 Tennessee census and the 1870 Arkansas census. He lived in Jackson County, Arkansas.

George and Nancy’s likely children include:

···· Richard Bandy(779, 19-1352) (1853 - ? ) Probably the same Richard as listed below under Drucilla.

···· Oliver Bandy (779, 19-1353).

···· Robert Bandy(779, 19-1354).

George andDrucilla’s likely children include:

···· Richard W. Bandy (1562, 19-1126) (1853 - ? ) married Belle Huddleston (1562, 19-1174), and they had four children. They lived in Tuckerman, Arkansas.

····· Allie Neill Bandy (2363, 20-877) (? - about 1940) married Harry Lee Williams (2363, 20-879) in 1904.

····· Lucille Bandy (1562, 20-1484).

····· Jean Bandy (1562, 20-1485).

····· Richard Lockhard Bandy (2361, 20-876) (about 1880 - about 1840) married, wife’s name unknown, and they had three children.

···· William A. Bandy (1563, 19-1127) (1857 - ? ) married Lizzie Creekmore (1563, 19-1618), and they had four children. Lived in Comanche County, Texas.

····· Kinnard Bandy (1563, 20-1486).

····· Estelle Bandy (1563, 20-1487).

····· Addie Bandy (1563, 20-1488).

····· Pearl Bandy (1563, 20-1489).

···· George Oliver Bandy (1564, 19-1128) (1859 - 1907) married Susan Rover (1564, 19-1619)and they had three children. They lived in Bird Township, Arkansas.

····· Jo Bandy , a male (1564, 20-1480).

····· Richard Bandy(1564, 20-1481).

····· Heattie Bandy (2552, 20-1482) married Oscar Womack (2552, 20-1483).

···· Jane M. (Jennie) Bandy (1743, 19-1129) married I. N. Greenhaw (1743, 19-1621) and they had two children. She perhaps also married a Conditt.

···· Lucilla (Sylla) Bandy (1742, 19-1130) married J. S. Graham (1742, 19-1620), and they had no children.

···· Letitia KeziaBandy (1646, 19-1363) ( ? - July 18, 1878) married Christopher Marion Dudley (1646, 19-1355) (August 27, 1838 - January 31, 1918) on January 13, 1867 in Arkansas, and they had four children.

··· Amanda K. Bandy (870, 18-768) (about 1840 - ? ) married Dudley Swift (870, 18-769), and married John M. Glass (871, 18-770), and they had nine children, two of whom died as infants. Amanda was a native of Bedford County, Tennessee. Amanda and John lived lived in Swifton, Arkansas.

···· Frances Glass (1565, 19-1131) (October 18, 1858 - ? ) married A. Catlett in Praire Grove, Arkansas.

···· E. W. Glass (1860 - 1880).

···· John M. Glass (February 16, 1863 - ? ).

···· Lucy E. Glass (December 25, 1866 - ? ).

···· Samuel Glass (1870 - 1875).

···· Carrie A. Glass (July 1873 - ? ).

···· George Glass (1880 - 1884).

Richard andLucy’s children include:

··· JoelBandy (303, 18-771)(1840 - February 9, 1879 ). On August 16, 1915 Maggie Bandy of Jackson County, Arkansas applied for pension benefits as the widow of a Confederate Soldier. She listed her late husband as Joel G. Bandy and his date of death as February 9, 1879. He served in the 8th Regiment, Company H.

··· HenryBandy (303, 18-772) (1844 - ? ).

··· JaneBandy (303, 18-773)(1847 - ? ).

··· Ivel George Bandy (303, 18-774)(1850 - ? ) married a Maggie and they had a son Richard C. Bandy (about 1869 - ).

··· SusanBandy (303, 18-775)(1852 - ? ).

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[i]Biographical Souvenir of the State of Texas. Chicago Press, 1889, p. 46.

[ii]Janet B. Hewett, The Roster of Confederate Soldiers 1861-1865. Broadfoot Publishing Company: Wilmington, North Carolina, 1995. Vol. 2. p. 349

[iii]This and other information relating to Hubbard was taken from Biographical Souvenir of the State of Texas. Chicago Press, 1889, p. 46.

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