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76.  LEACH, J. Luke, was born 10 February 1868 in TN.  He was also a son of William LEACH and Mary Jane CHAPMAN.  He was the twin brother of William Luther LEACH (#75).  He was unmarried.

77.  LUTTRELL, Thomas A., was born 26 April 1880 in TN.  He married Hester A. "Hessie" SLOVER 24 December 1899 in Anderson County, TN.  They had no children.  Hester ws the daughter of William Houston SLOVER (#130) and Parthenia ROBERTS.  Hester married Pinkney William WHALEY 23 July 1903 in Knox County, TN.  They had 9 children:  Wendell H., born 22 September 1903; Bonnie, born 1905; Edward "Ed", born 1906; Hazel, born 1908; Homer, born about 1912; Hilton, born about 1914; Omar, born about 1916; Kermit Q., born about 1919; and, Helen, born about 1922, all in TN.  Hester lost her husband; father, William Houston SLOVER (#130); and, two brothers, John B. (#131) and Samuel H. (#132) SLOVER, in the explosion. 

78.  MILLER, Houston C., was born 15 June 1880 in TN.  He was the son of Esau S. MILLER and Sarah WOODS.  He was unmarried.  Sarah (Woods) MILLER lost her son; brother, Andrew "Andy" WOODS (#145); and, nephews, Joel WOODS (#147), Edward "Ed" (#119) and Joseph "Joe" (#120) SMIDDY, in the explosion.

79.  MILLER, Leon C., was born 20 May 1874 in TN.  He was the son of James M. and Mary MILLER, who were in the 1900 census for Campbell County, TN.  He married Rosa SHARP 4 November 1901 in Anderson County, TN.  They had 1 child, Leon C. MILLER, Jr., born 1902 in Anderson County, TN.  Rosa was the daughter of Jacob SHARP (#124) and Mary J. BURRIS.  Rosa married James Franklin "Frank" THOMAS 23 May 1906 in Campbell County, TN.  They had 4 additional children:  Euretha R., born 8 February 1907; Lacon H., born about 1909; Lucile, born about 1916; and, James Franklin, Jr., born about 1919.  Rosa lost her husband; father; and, brothers, Roscoe (#125) and Benjamin "Lem" (#126) SHARP in the explosion.

80.  MCKAMEY, John C., was born 16 August 1847 in Anderson County, TN.  He was the son of John C. MCKAMEY and Nancy SEIBER.  He married Edith Ada HIGHTOWER 28 December 1868 in Anderson County, TN.  They had 12 children.  They were:  Sarah Jane "Janie", born November 1869; Barstil, born August 1871; John Edward "Mack", born 1 October 1873; Andrew (#81); William (#82); Albert, born November 1880; Hattie, born January 1883; Ella, born January 1885; James (#83); Arthur, born 10 May 1888; Cortland J., born 25 March 1892; and, Oscar, born December 1893, all in TN.  Edith was the daughter of Barksdale Nathaniel HIGHTOWER and Cassandra Iva "Cassie" FRANCIS.  Edith lost her husband; sons, Andrew (#81), William (#82), and James (#83) MCKAMEY; and, nephew, Barksdale D. "Bart" HIGHTOWER (#59) in the explosion.

81.  MCKAMEY, Andrew, was born 3 November 1876 in TN.  He was the son of John C. MCKAMEY and Edith Ada HIGHTOWER.  He was the brother of William (#82) and James (#83) MCKAMEY, and the 1st cousin of Barksdale D. "Bart" HIGHTOWER ((#59).  He married Magnolia E. "Maggie" BOREN 22 January 1900 in Anderson County, TN.  They had no children.  Maggie married Joseph E. "Joe" HENDREN 13 June 1903 in Anderson County, TN.  They had 5 children:  Earl L., born about 1904; Carl, born 21 October 1905; Mildred, born about 28 July 1908; Margaret, born 4 November 1910; and, Maggie Lee, born 1912, all in TN.  Maggie died 23 December 1914 in Anderson County, TN.

82.  MCKAMEY, William, was born 20 January 1879 in TN.  He was also a son of John C. MCKAMEY and Edith Ada HIGHTOWER.  He was the brother of Andrew (#81) and James (#83) MCKAMEY, and the 1st cousin of Barksdale D. "Bart" HIGHTOWER ((#59).  He married Daisy HORTON 12 September 1897 in Anderson County, TN.  They had 2 children:   Wesley, born January 1898, and a stillborn infant in 1901.  Daisy married Ed S. HALE about 1905.  They had 2 children:  Henry C., born about 1906, and Frank, born about January 1909, both in TN.

83.  MCKAMEY, James, was born 25 November 1886 in TN.  He was also a son of John C. MCKAMEY and Edith Ada HIGHTOWER.  He was the brother of Andrew (#81) and William (#82) MCKAMEY, and the 1st cousin of Barksdale D. "Bart" HIGHTOWER ((#59).  He was unmarried.

84.  MCLIN/MACKLIN, John Clay, was born about 1867.  He was the son of Brownlow MCLIN and Caroline HANKINS.  He was the brother of William Levi MCLIN (#85).  He was unmarried.

85.  MCLIN/MACKLIN, William Levi, was born 20 June 1866 in TN.  He was also a son of Brownlow MCLIN and Caroline HANKINS.  He was the brother of John Clay MCLIN (#84).  He married Marintha Mary "Rintha" MASSENGILL 20 June 1891 in Anderson County, TN.  They had 5 children:  Esta M., born July 1893; Lillie Maude, born March 1894; Linda M. "Sinda", born 9 June 1898; Robert R., born October 1899; and, George David, born 5 February 1902, all in TN.  Rintha lost her husband and brother, Nicholas William MASSENGILL (#93), in the explosion.

86.  MEFFORD, Thomas E., was born 14 November 1873 in TN.  He married Mattie MEFFORD 29 April 1894 in Campbell County, TN.  They had 4 children: Mamie L., born October 1895; Sarah, born January 1898; Mary A., born March 1900; and, Jesse T, born about 1902.  Mattie married Alvis M. MEFFORD 3 July 1904 in Campbell County, TN.  They had at least 3 children:  David M. born 1905, George F., born 1907, and Charlie H., born 1910.

87.  MARTIN, James W., was born 20 December 1861 in TN.  He was the son of Richard MARTIN and Rhoda Caroline BRADSHAW.  He was the brother of Daniel MARTIN (#88).  He married Rhodie C. "Radie/Raidey" STAIR 25 December 1884 in Anderson County, TN.  They had 8 children with 5 living in 1900:  Luther Edward, born 19 May 1888; James L., born December 1890; Bertha B., born September 1893; Rossie Floyd, born April 1897; and, Richard Clear, born 18 Aug 1899, all in TN.  Rhodie was the daughter of James STAIR and Sarah H. EVANS.  Rhodie, enumerated as Redie, was a widow with 4 of her children in the 1910 census for Lenoir City, Loudon County, TN. 

88.  MARTIN, Daniel "Dan", was born 17 October 1874 in TN.  He was also a son of Richard MARTIN and Rhoda Caroline BRADSHAW.  He was the brother of James W. MARTIN (#87).  He was unmarried.

                            
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