WHO WERE THE FRATERVILLE MINERS?
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27.  CHILDRESS, John C., was born 10 August 1889 in TN.  He was also a son of Peter C. CHILDRESS and Eliza J. "Elizabeth" BREEDEN.  He was the brother of William L. (#26) and James C. (#28) CHILDRESS.  He was unmarried.

28.  CHILDRESS, James C., was born 8 June 1886 in TN.  He was also a son of Peter C. CHILDRESS and Eliza J. "Elizabeth" BREEDEN.  He was the brother of William L. (#26) and John C. (#27) CHILDRESS.  He was unmarried.

29.  COX, Richard N., was born 12 February 1868 in TN.  He was the son of Freeman Hyacinth "F. H." COX and Manerva Jane FOUST.  He married Sarah L. R. "Sally" SLOVER 20 November 1892 in Anderson County, TN.   Sarah was the daughter of John Calvin SLOVER and Louisa Jane HICKS.  They had 3 children:  Pearl M., born 5 August 1896; Virgil C., born August 1898; and, Corban T., born 1901, all in TN.  Sarah married John DOUGLASS 21 October 1903 in Anderson County, TN.  They had 1 child, Sallie Josephine, born 1906 in TN.  The John DOUGLASS family was in the 1910-1930 Knox County censuses.  Virgil and Corban/Corbin took their step-father's surname.  Corbin married Mary J. (maiden name unknown).  Virgil married Lula (probably) BOUNDS.  Sallie Josephine married Ernest SOBELESKI.  John DOUGLASS died before the 1930 census. 

30.  COOPER, John L., was the son of Isaac COOPER and Kizzie RICHARDSON.  He was the brother of James T. (#31) and Thomas (#32) COOPER.  He was unmarried.

31.  COOPER, James T., was born 19 May 1873 in TN.  He was also a son of Isaac COOPER and Kizzie RICHARDSON.  He was the brother of John L. (#30) and Thomas (#32) COOPER.  He was unmarried.

32.  COOPER, Thomas, was born August 1881 in TN.  He was also a son of Isaac COOPER and Kizzie RICHARDSON.  He was the brother of John L. (#30) and James T. (#31) COOPER.  He married Ida Ruth SUTTLES 29 April 1900 in Campbell County, TN.  They had 1 child, Cora, born 1900-1901 in TN.  Ida Ruth married John T. MOFFETT 14 October 1903 in Campbell County, TN.  They had 4 children:  Monroe, born 1904; Hugh, born 28 April 1905; Lela, born 1908; and Theodore, born 1910, all in TN.

33.  CARDEN, Charles Russell "Charley", was born October 1872 in TN.  He was the son of William A. CARDEN and Millie Anne DISNEY.  He married Linton LOY 30 December 1894 in Anderson County, TN.  They had 1 child, Bessie M. CARDEN, born 7 November 1895.  Linton was the daughter of Henderson LOY and Serelda HEATHERLY of Union County, TN.  Bessie was a granddaughter in the household of Charley's mother, Anne, in the 1910 census for Anderson County, TN.

34.  DEZERN/DEZARN, John, was born December 1870 in VA.  He was the son of William F. DEZARN and Catherine WININGER.  He was the brother of David (#35), Samuel C. (#36), Car (#37), and George (#38) DEZERN/DEZARN.  He married Minnie MOHORN 24 June 1894 in Union County, TN.  They had 4 children:  Ollie, born April 1892; Henry, born March 1895; Dora, born August 1896; and, Bessie, born 1900, all in TN.  Minnie married Levi HENSLEY 14 April 1904 in Union County, TN.  Catherine (Wininger) DEZARN lost 5 of her 6 sons and both sons-in-law in the explosion.

35.  DEZERN/DEZARN, David, was born 21 September 1877 in VA.  He was also a son of William F. DEZARN and Catherine WININGER.  He was the brother of John (#34), Samuel C. (#36), Car (#37), and George (#38) DEZERN/DEZARN.  He married Lula HARRIS 29 August 1896 in Union County, TN.  They had 2 children: William M., born January 1899, and Eva, born 27 June 1901, both in TN.  Lula may have been the Lula DEZERN who married Robert CARDEN 22 January 1905 in Anderson County, TN.  They had 3 children:  Charles Franklin, born 12 December 1906; Clyde, born 23 December 1907; and Alta, born 16 November 1910, all in TN.

36.  DEZERN/DEZARN, Samuel C., was born 24 October 1878 in VA.  He was also a son of William F. DEZARN and Catherine WININGER.  He was a brother of John (#34), David (#35), Car (#37), and George (#38) DEZERN/DEZARN.  He was unmarried.

37.  DEZERN/DEZARN, Car, was born 3 April 1884 in TN.  He was also a son of William F. DEZARN and Catherine WININGER.  He was the brother of John (#34), David (#35), Samuel C. (#36), and George (#38) DEZERN/DEZARN.  He was unmarried.

38.  DEZERN/DEZARN, George, was born 12 June 1886 in TN.  He was also a son of William F. DEZARN and Catherine WININGER.  He was the brother of John (#34), David (#35), Samuel C. (#36), and Car (#37) DEZERN/DEZARN.  He was unmarried.

                            
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