Name: John R. ACREE
Birth: 20 NOV 1780 in Bertie Co.,NC
Death: 14 FEB 1843 in Stewart Co., TN
Burial: 1843 Acree Cem., Stewart Co., TN
Military Service: The War of 1812
Reference Number: 5405
---Source: TN GENWEB - Acree Cemetery: ACREE, JOHN R. S/O Edward & Sarah; m. Mary Brown 9 Dec 1900 (Impossible ); Settled in Stewart; Vet of War of 1812 +birth and death dates.
ACREE, MARY BROWN W/O John R.. + birth and death dates.
---Source: Family Tree Maker, Descendants of William Acree, Randy Scott King. " John R. Acree was a violinist who played at the wedding of his son, Joel Brown Acree. The violin came into the possession of Amos A. Acree who bought the homesite of his gggrandfather. The violin is now owned by Gray Acree, son of Amos."
---Source: AN ACREE GENEALOGY 1780 - 1970 by Lester and Caroline Acree, privately published 1972, page 9. "John and Mary (Brown) Acree, after their 1800 wedding, first moved to Sumner Co., TN; thence in 1803 to Syewart Co., TN."
---Source: Stewart Co. Deed Book 4, , pg 434 - 19 Dec 1803 - Purchased original tract from William Bridges.
---Source: Stewart Co., TN Deed Book 4, pg 434 - Purchased 4 acres from Isaac Brunson in May 1812.
---Stewart Deed Book 4, pg 434 - Purchased 220 acres from Dudley Williams in 1818.
---Stewart Deed Book 6, pg 46 - Purchased 73 acres from Charlton Davidson in 1819.
---Stewart Co. Deed Book, pg 222 - 146 acres fromIsaac Brunson in 1819.
---Stewart Deed Book 7, pg 46 - Purchased 73 acres from John Rasco .
202 sale of the estate of John J. Acree; buyers include Martha Acree, Nathaniel Acree, Jared Sills, Jesse Laseter, James Wimberly, William Perkins, Polly Acree, Elizabeth Griffin, John R. Acree, Jethro Bass, Orvil Champion, Littleberry Hamilton, Joel Outland, Jacob Sills, William Parker, William Fennell; returned Aug. term 1832
202 year’s provisions for the widow of John J. Acree; 18 May 1832
309 James Wimberly, John R. Acree, Lenard Shaw, guardian bond for minor orphans Fanny Acree and Nancy Acree; 3 Feb 1834
---66 guardian’s return by John Acree, guardian for the heirs of Samuel Luton (Franklin E. Luton, Henry Luton, Quincy A. Luton, Dudley W. Luton, Rebecca Luton); returned Feb. term 1837
---353 division of the estate of John R. Acree by administrator Joseph Pinner, to heirs Edward C. Acree, Mary Ann Coldwell, Polly Acree, Louisa Rowlett, Sally Pinner, Joel B. Acree; 31 Jul 1846
Father: Edward ACREE b: 1764 in Bertie Co.,NC
Mother: Sarah (Susanna) NORFLEET b: ABT 1765 in Bertie Co., NC
Mary "Polly" BROWN b: 12 FEB 1777
9 DEC 1800
in Bertie Co.,NC
- Edward B. ACREE b: 18 MAY 1801 in Gallatin, Sumner Co., TN
- Louisa B. ACREE b: 5 OCT 1803 in Gallatin, Sumner Co., TN
- Sally R. ACREE b: 27 DEC 1805 in TN
- Edward C. Sr. ACREE b: 15 FEB 1808
- Joel Brown ACREE b: 19 APR 1810 in Stewart Co., TN
- George Washington ACREE b: 18 NOV 1812 in Stewart Co., TN
- Mary Ann Caroline ACREE b: 29 JAN 1815 in Stewart Co., TN
- Lurenny ACREE b: 10 AUG 1817 in Stewart Co., TN