Epperson (Epison) Bandy

·· Epperson (Epison) Bandy (296, 17-2) (May 12, 1794 - June 6, 1863) served in the War of 1812 and War of Creek Indians. Wounded at Taladega. Married Harriett Pearce (296, 17-389)( November 2, 1804 - August 26, 1831) on June 2, 1822, and they had at least five children. Married Elizabeth “Betsy” DentonWalker (297, 17-391) (1805 - before 1850) on December 25, 1834, and they had at least three children. That marriage is alternatively listed as between Apperson Bandy and Elizabeth Walker on December 22, 1834 in Wilson county, Tennessee. Listed in the 1830, 1840, 1850, and 1860 Tennessee censuses. Married Virginia Holmes Brown (1840 - 1915) on September 30, 1871. And they had four children. He died in Wilson County, Tennessee. Harriett and Epperson’s children include:

··· William Pierce Bandy (771, 18-594) (July 14, 1823 - May 25, 1891) married Lucinda Catherine Lane (771, 18-602) on June 11, 1850, and they had three children. Listed in the 1860 and 1870 Tennessee censuses. He is listed as living with 32 year old Martha J. Bandy in 1860. She is thought to be Martha J. Scruggs Bandy. Children include Henry H. age 10, Katharine age 8, William Y. age 8, and Harriet A. age 3. Henry and William could be Martha’s children. He also is thought to have married Virginia Holmes Brown in 1871. She applied for Confederate Widow’s benefits. She was born in Jefferson County, New York and married William in Sumner County, Tennessee.[i]William P. Bandy served in the 18th Infantry, Company K of the Confederate Army as a Captain.

William and Lucinda’s children include.

···· Bennett Bandy (771, 19-967) (1851 - 1853).

···· Nancy Catherine (Kate) Bandy (1491, 19-968) (April 17, 1854 - November 4, 1934) married George Washington Lanius, Jr. (1491, 19-974) (November 23, 1854 - March 18, 1942) on December 23, 1875, and they had seven children.

···· Harriet AmandaBandy (1492, 19-969) (April 4, 1857 - January 25, 1925) married James Henry Bass (1492, 19-975) (November 21, 1851 - ?), and they had three children.

William and Virginia’s children include:

···· Sallie Louise Bandy (August 15, 1872 - January 13, 1935) married Thomas Jefferson Bumpous.

···· Parone Bandy (1875 - 1876) died in Wilson County Tennessee.

···· Edward P. Bandy(October 1876 - ? ) married Pearl Guthrie and Fannie Williamson.

Edward andPearl’s daughter is

····· Virginia Bandy (about 1902 - ? ) married Jack Phipps.

Edward and Fannie’s children are:

····· Louise Bandy (April 29, 1906 - 1922)

····· Kathryn Bandy (July 12, 1908 - ? ) married William Cox.

···· Henry JonathanBandy (June 25, 1881 - August 23, 1938) married Selina Naomi Cooke(Salura Naomi Coche)on December 15, 1904 in Davidson County, Tennessee.

····· Corrine Ursula Bandy (April 8, 1906 ? ) married Nicholas Arthur Wenning on June 24, 1931 in St. Joseph County, Indiana.

····· Salura Naomi Bandy (March 13, 1908 - ? ) married Cohen Turner Williams.

····· Harry Jonathan Bandy (April 11, 1910 - ? ).

··· Elizabeth Ann Bandy (983, 18-595) (April 20, 1825 - 1870) married George J. Wood (983, 18-1024) on November 23, 1842 in Wilson County, Tennessee, and they had one son.

···· George Wood (2066, 19-2568) married Kittie Nichols (2066, 19-2569).

··· Edward H. (Ned ) Bandy (774, 18-596) (February 4, 1827 - May 12, 1850) married an M.A. (774, 18-621), and had three children, names unknown.

··· Jonathan(Dock) Bandy (775, 18-597)(February 20, 1829 - December 20, 1917) married Mary Samuella Ross (335, 18-604) (November 12, 1842 - April 12, 1901) ) on December 21, 1865, and they had five children Listed in the 1870 Tennessee census.

···· Corrie EugeneBandy (1484, 19-954) (1868 - ? ) a male, married Willie McFarland (1484, 19-2228), and they had four children.

····· Sammie Ross Bandy (1484, 20-1246).

····· William Bandy (1484, 20-1247).

····· Kate Allen Bandy (1484, 20-2283).

····· Corrie Sue Bandy (1484, 20-2284).

···· Willie S. Bandy (775, 19-2229) (September 25, 1868 - September 23, 1897).

···· Jonathan Pierce Bandy (1485, 19-955) (1879 - 1958) married Agnes McCully Cadson (1485, 19-958), and they had three children.

····· Jonathan PierceBandy, Jr. (1485, 20-2285)(1905 - December 25, 1971).

····· Elizabeth HurstBandy (2872, 20-2286)(1909 - ? ) married a Bell.

····· Maxine Bandy (1485, 20-2287) (1911 - after 1983).

···· Sammy Sue (Sudie) Bandy (775, 19-956) (October 29, 1873 - August 3, 1971).

···· Maxie Ross Bandy (1486, 19-957) (November 6, 1876 - July 8, 1956) married Nelly Hite (1486, 19-959), and they had two sons.

····· Preston Bandy (1486, 20-2288).

····· Max Ross Bandy (1486, 20-928)(December 17, 1914 - November 3, 1934).

··· Hezekiah Amandia Bandy (785, 18-598) (May 28, 1831 - ? )married Jonathan Temple Coles (785, 18-622) (March 2, 1824 - 1891) on July 10, 1851, and they had 13 children.

···· Margaret Woodard Coles (785,19-1369).

···· Philander Edward Coles (1647, 19-1364) (1852 - ? ) married Mary A. Sawyers (1647, 19-1803).

···· Epperson Bandy Coles (1777, 19-1714)(June 20, 1853 - August 29, 1932) married Helena Caroline Crewdson (1777, 19-1796) in Homer, Logan County, Kentucky on February 4, 1875, and they had four children.

···· Harriet Cawhorn Coles (1807,19-1370)(March 24, 1855 - April 18, 1940) married S. Davis Cochran (1807,19-1807) on February 20, 1873 in Logan County, Tennessee.

···· Isaac Gideon Coles (1648,19-1365)(1857 - November 8, 1924) married Sallie McPhail (1648,19-1804).

···· Mary Ann Coles(1808, 19-1808)(1859 - ? ) married Robert Woodward (1808, 19-1809).

···· John Walters Coles (1650, 19-1368)(1861 - ? ) married Margaret E. Barrow (1650, 19-1805).

···· Marcus Lafayette Coles (1649, 19-1367)(1864 - ? ) married a Janie.

···· Robert L. Coles (1809, 19-1810)(1866 - ? ) married Lena Johnson (1809, 19-1811).

···· William H. Coles (785,19-1366)(1868 - ?).

···· Paul Anderson Coles (1651, 19-1371)(March 8, 1869 - February 2, 1950) married Mary Louise Amy (1651, 19-970)on March 9, 1903 in Lafayette, Louisiana.

···· Farney Britton Coles (1810, 19-1812)(March 10, 1873 - November 23, 1943) married Maude Soyars (1810, 19-1813).

···· Jonathan Ross Coles (1652, 19-1372)(1874 - ?) married a Jessie.

·· Epperson and Elizabeth’s children included:

··· Harriett Jane Bandy (777, 18-599) (March 27, 1836 - December 13, 1876) married Zachariah W. Davis (777, 18-605) (April 7, 1829 - September 4, 1910) in on December 24,1855 in Wilson County, Tennessee, and they had seven children.

···· Richard Davis (777, 19-960) (1856 - ? ).

···· Edward Davis (777, 19-961) (1858 - ? ).

···· James B. Davis (777, 19-962) (August 30, 1860 - October 5, 1860).

···· Nancy Davis (777, 19-963) (1862 - ? ).

···· Lizzie W. Davis (777, 19-964) (September 18,1863 - January 8, 1864).

···· Cora Lee Davis (777, 19-965) (1867 - ? ).

···· Lee C. Davis (777, 19-966) (1869 - ? ).

··· Alex Eperson Bandy (A. E.) (776, 18-600) (August 20, 1837 - January 1915) married Nancy (Mary) A. Coles 776, 18-606) on June 7, 1857 in Wilson County, Tennessee, and they had five children. Listed in the Tennessee censuses for 1860 and 1870.

···· Alice S. Bandy(776, 19-1116) (1859 - ? ).

···· Nora Bandy (776, 19-2230) (1860 - ? ).

···· R. E. Bandy (776, 19-2231) (1861 - ? ), a male.

···· Mary E. Bandy (776, 19-2232) (1865 - ? ).

···· L. M. Bandy (776, 19-2233) (1867 - ? ), a male.

··· Mary C. Bandy (926, 18-601) (April 3, 1839 - ? ) married Price P. Crutcher (926, 18-901) in either on February 9, 1859 or 1856 in Wilson County, Tennessee.

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[i]Tennessee’s Confederate Widows and Their Families.

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