WEST Family DNA Project
William West 1745 VA

Descendents of William WEST and Mary RUTHERFORD.
This is the family represented by DNA sample W42.
Each male with the surname WEST in this chart has a Y chromosome that is a copy of the Y chromosome of William WEST b 1745.   This passing of genetic code from father to son is the key to using Y-DNA for genealogy research.  Any living male with the surname WEST, who is descended from one of the WESTs in this chart, will have DNA that matches samples W42.

1. William WEST  b: Abt. 1745 VA ,d: 1829 in Greene Co, TN

    + Mary RUTHERFORD m: in Rockingham Co, VA  d: Abt. 1851

     2. John WEST  b: Abt. 1770

     2. James WEST  b:  1772 d:  1834 in Hawkins Co, TN

       + Nancy GRIGSBY         

     2. Charles P. "Charlie " WEST  b: Abt. 1774 Rockingham Co, VA d: 1860 - 70 TN

       + Sarah PHILLIPS m: 1803 in Greene Co, TN b: Abt. 1788 d: Bet. 1860 - 1870

        3. Charles WEST

        3. Cynthia WEST  b: Abt. 1804

            + unk MARCUM        

        3. Reason WEST  b: Abt. 1807 d: Bet. 1862 - 1866

           + Pheriba MARCUM m: Abt. 1830 b: Abt. 1814 d: Abt. 1880

           4. John WEST  b: Abt. 1836

               + Margaret CRABTREE  b: Abt. 1839

           4. Frederick Jackson WEST  b: 18 Jul 1839 d: 21 Oct 1884

               + Jane ELLIS  b: 16 Feb 1843

           4. William J. WEST  b: Abt. 1843

           4. Barzilla "Brazelle" WEST  b: Abt. 1845

           4. General Taylor WEST  b: 1845 - 1847 in TN d: 1925

              + Nancy SEXTON m:  1866 in Scott Co, TN b: 1845 d: 1917

           4. Columbus Jackson WEST  b: 1850 in Scott Co, TN

              + Rebecca LAXTON m: 1873 in Scott Co, TN b: Abt. 1852 d: Bef. 1900

             *2nd Wife of Columbus Jackson WEST:        

              + Nancy BOTTS m: 1898 in Scott Co, TN 

           4. Lewis S. WEST  b: 1852  Scott Co, TN d: 1911  Scott Co, TN

              + Arminda or Azonidu WEST m: 1889 Scott Co, TN b: Abt. 1868 Scott Co, TN d: 1933 Pike Co, KY

           4. Polly M. WEST  b: 1854  Scott Co, TN d: 1920

              + Daniel C. CHAMBERS m: 1874 Scott Co, TN b: 1853 Scott Co, TN d: 1929

        3. Reuben WEST, Jr  b: Abt. 1810 in KY d: Abt. 1883 Scott Co, TN

           + Emily Temple CLEMONS m: 1830 b: Abt. 1811 in MO d: Abt. 1872

           4. Nancy Williams WEST  b:  1833  TN d: 1900 Scott Co, TN

               + William M. CECIL m: 1848  TN b: 1828 Campbell Co, TN d: 1902 - 1903

           4. Reason Sevier WEST  b: 1834 -5  TN d: 1916 Scott Co, TN

               + Nancy PHILLIPS m: 1857 in Scott Co, TN b: 1841 Scott Co, TN d: 1883

           4. Sally “Sarah” Elizabeth WEST  b: 1839 Scott Co, TN d: Abt. 1916

               + Jerry Leon "On" SMITH   

              *Friend of Sally Elizabeth "Sarah" WEST:      

               + Christopher Columbus SEXTON  b: in TN

           4. Luanner Jane "Nancy" WEST  b: Abt. 1840 Scott Co, TN d: Abt. 1885  Scott Co, TN

               + Emanuel SEXTON  b: in Scott Co, TN

           4. Jeremiah "Jerry" WEST  b: 1843 Scott Co, TN d: 1890 in Scott Co, TN

              + Melissa Ann "Malissan" SEXTON m: 1864 Scott Co, TN b: 1844 TN d: 1893  Scott Co, TN

           4. Charles Powers WEST  b: 1845 Scott Co, TN d: 1920 Scott Co, TN

              + Martha Ann PHILLIPS m: 1864, Scott Co, TN b: 1847 Scott Co, TN d: 16 Sep 1929

           4. William Wesley "Bill" WEST  b: 1847 Scott Co, TN d: 1921

                + Lucretia Ann "Creasy" SEXTON m: 1870 in Scott Co, TN b: 20 Oct 1852 d: Abt. 1921

                 *2nd Wife of William Wesley "Bill" WEST: 

                + Cynthia REYNOLDS m: Abt. 1882 b: 1868 in TN d: 1945

           4. Winnie Elizabeth WEST  b: 1854 Scott Co, TN d: Scott Co, TN

               + Ephraim PHILLIPS m: 1871 Scott Co. TN b: 1849 d: 1939

           4. Robinson Crusoe WEST  b: Abt. 1857 Scott Co, TN d: 25 Dec 1881

              + Arlena "Laxton" GOAD m: 1877 Scott Co, TN b: Scott Co, TN

              *2nd Wife of Reuben WEST, Jr:        

              + Elizabeth ELLIS m: 1873 Scott Co, TN b: Abt. 1835

           4. James Calvin WEST  b: 1874 Scott Co, TN d: 1955 Scott Co, TN

                + Elizabeth DUNCAN m: 1893 in Scott Co, TN 

                *2nd Wife of James Calvin WEST:  

                + Delilah Jane WEST m: 1898 Scott Co, TN b: 1878 Scott Co, TN d: 1953 Scott Co, TN

                *3rd Wife of James Calvin WEST:   

                + Martha Jane STEPHENS m: 1903 Scott Co TN b: 1888 KY d: 1 Jan 1958 in  Scott Co, TN

        3. John Wesley WEST  b: Abt. 1812 TN d: 1903 Scott Co, TN

           + Gracie "Nancy" BAUSWELL

           4. Reuben WEST  b: 1842 TN d: 1905 Scott Co, TN

               + Rebecca SEXTON  b: 1840 in TN d: 1905 in Scott Co, TN

           4. Reason WEST, Jr  b: 1844 in TN d: 1916 Scott Co, TN

              + Nancy "Tennie" SMITHERS m:  1867  Scott Co, TN b: Scott Co, TN

              *2nd Wife of Reason WEST, Jr:        

              + Rebecca JEFFERS m: 1884 

           4. Charles WEST  b: Abt. 1849 Scott Co, TN d: 1920 Scott Co, TN

               + Artema "Teamie" SEXTON m: 1868 Scott Co, TN b: 1835 TN d: 1917 in Scott Co, TN

           4. Green Berry WEST  b: 1846 - 1851  TN d:  1937 Scott Co, TN

              + Filana "Helen" MARCUM m: 1870 Scott Co TN b: 1849 Scott Co, TN d:  1935 Scott Co, TN

           4. Sarah "Sally" WEST  b: 1851 - 1855  Scott Co, TN d: 1936

               + William "Bill" SMITHERS, Jr. m: 1876 Scott Co, TN b: 1854 TN d: 1930

           4. James William WEST  b: Abt. 1855 Scott Co, TN d: 1907 Scott Co, TN

               + Amanda "Mandy" THOMAS m: 1881 Scott Co, TN b: 1864 TN d: 1919  Scott Co, TN

              *2nd Wife of John Wesley WEST:     

              + Phoebe Emaline PHILLIPS m: 1870 Scott Co, TN b: Abt. 1827 d: 1910 in Scott Co, TN

           4. William "Billy" WEST  b: 1857 - 60  Scott Co, TN d: 1936 Scott Co, TN

               + Mary Jane BROWN m: Abt. 1878 b: 1855 TN d: 1932 Scott Co, TN

           4. Bettie WEST  b: Abt. 1861 Scott Co, TN d: Child

           4. Nancy Lucinda WEST  b: 1862 Scott Co, TN d: 1908

               + Andrew J. THOMAS m: 1879 Scott Co, TN b: 1860 Scott Co, TN d: 1915  Scott Co, TN

        3. Rachel WEST  b: Abt. 1813 in TN d: Aft. 1880

            + Dan SMITH m: Bef. 1836 b: Bowling Green, KY

           4. Reuben"Reuben Smith, Reuben Marcum, Reuben West" MARCUM  b: 1829 - 36 d: 1915 Scott Co, TN

               + Margaret A "Peggy" unk    

              *2nd Husband of Rachel WEST:       

              + John MARCUM m: Aft. 1836 

           4. William MARCUM  b: 1840 in TN d: 1899 in Scott Co, TN

               + Lucy PHILLIPS m: 1859 in Scott Co, TN b: 1844 d: 1942 in Scott Co, TN

           4. John A. MARCUM  b: 1841 in TN d: 1903 in Scott Co, TN

               + Nancy SMITH m:  1861 in Scott Co, TN 

               *2nd Wife of John A. MARCUM:    

              + Orleana PHILLIPS m: 1870 in Scott Co, TN 

           4. Reason MARCUM  b: 1842 d: 1872

               + Charity SMITH m: 1866 in Scott Co, TN 

           4. Lourany MARCUM  b: 1842 - 44 in TN d: 1881

               + Charles FOSTER  b: 1824 d: 1893

               *2nd Husband of Lourany MARCUM:         

               + Martin TERRY m: 1865 in Scott Co, TN b: in TN

           4. Louvaney MARCUM  b: 1846 in TN d: 1914 in Scott Co, TN

                + Ewell SMITH m: 1866 in Scott Co, TN b: 1844 d: 1921

           4. Filana "Helen" MARCUM  b: 1849 Scott Co, TN d: 1935 in Scott Co, TN

               + Green Berry WEST m: 1870 Scott Co, TN b: 1846 - 51 TN d: 1937 Scott Co, TN

           4. Tabitha MARCUM  b: Abt. 1852 in Scott Co, TN

           4. Pheriba MARCUM  b: Abt. 1859 in Scott Co, TN

       3.  Mary WEST  b: Abt. 1814 in TN

            + Daniel DAUGHERTY m: 1838 Anderson Co, TN b: Abt. 1797 d: 1882

       3. William WEST  b: 1816  TN d: 1906 in Anderson Co, TN

            + Mary Rachel "Polly" BAUSWELL  b: Abt. 1813 in TN d: Aft. 1900

           4. Reason W. WEST  b: Abt. 1835 d: Abt. 1913

              + Margaret WOOD m:  1857  Anderson Co, TN b: Abt. 1837 d: Abt. 1920

           4. Pleasant Wesley WEST  b: Abt. 1837 in TN d: Abt. 1922

              + Elizabeth ELLIS  b: Abt. 1835

              *2nd Wife of Pleasant Wesley WEST:           

              + Emily DAVID m: 1873 in Scott Co, TN 

              *3rd Wife of Pleasant Wesley WEST:

              + Martha W. ACRES m: 1891 in Scott Co, TN b: Abt. 1845 in TN d: Abt. 1921

           4. James WEST  b: Abt. 1840

           4. Charles H. WEST  b: 1841 in TN d: 1930

                + Clarinda "Clearinda" BOWLING m:  1868 in Anderson Co, TN 

                *2nd Wife of Charles H. WEST:      

                + Nancy WHITE m: 1874 in Anderson Co, TN 

           4. Sarah A. WEST  b: Abt. 1843

               + William N. MABRY m: 1859 in Anderson Co, TN 

           4. Winney WEST  b: Bet. 1844 - 1845

              + John BRAY m:  1867 in Anderson Co, TN 

           4. Greenberry WEST  b: Abt. 1847 in TN

               + Eady ASCHURST m: 1867 in Anderson Co, TN b: Abt. 1848

           4. Rachel WEST  b: 1848 in TN d: 1919

               + James F. PATERSON m: 1871 in Anderson Co, TN 

           4. Reuben WEST  b: Abt. 1850 in TN

           4. Mary A. WEST  b: Abt. 1851 in Anderson Co, TN

               + Alexander BOLEN m: 1872 in Anderson Co, TN b: in Scott Co, TN

               *2nd Husband of Mary A. WEST:    

               + A. HERRELL m: 1877 in Anderson Co, TN 

         *2nd Wife of  William WEST:     

          + Rachel DEW m: 1858 in Scott Co, TN 

       3. Sally WEST  b: 1817  TN d: 1905 Scott Co, TN

           4. Elizabeth "Betty" WEST  b: 1839 d: Bet. 1903

               + Francis Marion CHAMBERS m: Abt. 1861 Scott Co, TN b: 1845 IN d: 1925

           + Johne "Egg" PHILLIPS m: Abt. 1842 b: 1819 d: 1911 TN

       3. Pleasant W. WEST  b: Abt. 1820 TN d: Abt. 1853 Scott Co, TN

           + Polly Ann unk  b: 1826 d: 1902

           4. Charles H. WEST  b: 1842 TN d: 1923

               + Rozanna CARROLL m: 1861 in Scott Co, TN 

               *2nd Wife of Charles H. WEST:       

               + Rachel BOWLING m: 1892 in Scott Co, TN 

           4. Lucinda WEST  b: Abt. 1846 in TN

               + Richard STRINGFIELD   

           4. Emeline WEST  b: Abt. 1851 in Scott, TN

       3. Melvina WEST  b: 1823 Fentress Co, TN d: 1916 Morgan Co, TN

           + James DAUGHERTY m: 1842 Anderson Co, TN b: Abt. 1819

       3. Winnie WEST  b: 1828 Fentress Co, TN d: 1901 Scott Co, TN

           + Isaac THOMAS m: 1847 Campbell Co, TN b: 1826  TN d: 1868

    2. Nancy WEST  b: Abt. 1778 d: Abt. 1839 in Greene Co, TN

        + Michael MYERS m: 1796 in Greene Co, TN 

    2. Rebekah WEST  b: 1780 - 90 Rockingham Co, VA d: 1860 Greene Co, TN

        + Simeon POPE m: 13 Dec 1800 Greene Co, TN 

    2. Sarah WEST  b: Abt. 1781 d: Bet. 1850 - 60  Greene Co, TN

        + Osborne JEFFERS      

    2.  Mary "Polly" WEST  b: 1781 Page Co, VA d: 1862 in Greene Co, TN

          + William MALONE m: 1803 Greene Co, TN b: 1781 Greene Co, TN d: 1844 Greene Co, TN

    2. Elizabeth WEST  b: Bef. 1784

       + John LINDSAY m: 1797 in Greene Co, TN 

       *2nd Husband of  Elizabeth WEST:          

       + Isaac WALKER m:  1831 in Greene Co, TN 

    2. Eleanor "Nellie" WEST  b: Abt. 1787

        + John COUCH, Jr m: 1807 in Greene Co, TN 

    2. Reuben WEST  b: Abt. 1788 d: 1873 in Greene Co, TN

        + Catherine MYERS m: 1805 in Greene Co, TN 

    2. Lydia WEST  b: Abt. 1790 in Greene Co, TN

        + Christopher MYERS m: 1807 in Greene Co, TN 

    2. Ruthey WEST  b: Abt. 1800 in Greene Co, TN

        + Beverly T. SMITH m: 1821 in Greene Co, TN 


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