Zwingle Family Information

 


Christopher Columbus Zwingle
[son of ? Zwingle and ? ?]
born: 29 November 1832 - Tennessee
died: 3 May 1912 - Warren County, Tennessee
buried: New Bybees Chapel Methodist Church Cemetery - Warren County, Tennessee
tombstone
married: 28 December 1850 - White County, Tennessee
wife: Margaret Lavina Kelly Hutson
[daughter of Matthias E. Hutson and Sarah Eleanor Knowles]
born: 26 April 1833 - White County, Tennessee
died: 5 June 1913
buried: New Bybees Chapel Methodist Church Cemetery - Warren County, Tennessee

Children of Christopher Columbus Zwingle and Margaret Lavina Kelly Hutson:

1. John Caleb Zwingle
born: 24 November 1852 - Warren County, Tennessee
died: 30 April 1929
buried: New Bybees Chapel Methodist Church Cemetery - Warren County, Tennessee
married: 20 August 1871 - Warren County, Tennessee
wife: Mary Jane Adcock
born: 18 August 1853
died: 8 December 1929
buried: New Bybees Chapel Methodist Church Cemetery - Warren County, Tennessee

2. George Lucas Zwingle
born: 11 September 1855 - White County, Tennessee
died: 2 April 1937 - White County, Tennessee
buried: Mountain View Cemetery - McMinnville, Warren County, Tennessee
1st wife: Josephine "Josie" Faulkner
born: 7 September 1857 - White County, Tennessee
died: 25 November 1878 - White County, Tennessee
buried: Mountain View Cemetery - McMinnville, Warren County, Tennessee
2nd wife: Martha Jane Evans
born: 16 April 1858 - Warren County, Tennessee
died: 7 December 1936 - Warren County, Tennessee
buried: Mountain View Cemetery - McMinnville, Warren County, Tennessee

 

3. James Hudson Zwingle
Cumberland Presbyterian Minister
born: 1860 - Tennessee
died: 13 July 1928 - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee
buried: New Bybees Chapel Methodist Church Cemetery - Warren County, Tennessee
1910 Census - Fulton County, Kentucky [James H. Zwingle, head, age 46]
1920 Census - Davidson County, Tennessee [James H. Zwingle, head, age 56]
married:
wife: Martha Elizabeth "Mattie" Mullen
[daughter of ? Mullen and ? ?]
born: 20 January 1852 - Jasper, Walker County, Alabama
died: 27 July 1938 - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee
buried: New Bybees Chapel Methodist Church Cemetery - Warren County, Tennessee
1910 Census - Fulton County, Kentucky [Martha E. Zwingle, wife, age 48]
1920 Census - Davidson County, Tennessee [Mattie Zwingle, wife, age 59]

Children of James Hudson Zwingle and Martha Elizabeth "Mattie" Zwingle:

3.1. Christopher Mullens Zwingle
Cumberland Presbyterian Minister
born: 6 October 1883 - Warren County, Tennessee
died: 21 November 1973 - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee
buried: New Bybees Chapel Methodist Church Cemetery - Warren County, Tennessee
married: 1905 - Mississippi
wife: Maude B. Woods
[daughter of ? Woods and ? ?]
born: 10 August 1874 - Tennessee
died: 26 November 1953 - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee
obituary
buried: New Bybees Chapel Methodist Church Cemetery - Warren County, Tennessee

Children of Christopher Mullens Zwingle and Maude B. Woods Zwingle:

3.1.1. James L'Woods Zwingle
Cumberland Presbyterian Minister
Presbyterian U.S.A. Minister
born: 13 July 1906 -
died: 5 April 1990 -
buried: New Bybee Chapel Methodist Church Cemetery - Rock Island, Warren County, Tennessee
married:
wife: Blanche Young
[daughter of Archibald Merlin Young and Almyra ?]
born: 6 August 1911 -
died: 29 September 2003 -
buried: New Bybee Chapel Methodist Church Cemetery - Rock Island, Warren County, Tennessee

Children of James L'Woods Zwingle and Blanche Young Zwingle:

3.1.1.1. Christa Young Zwingle
husband: ? Snow

3.1.1.2. Erla Frank Zwingle

3.1.1.3. Katharine Zwingle

 

3.1.2. Earl H. Zwingle
born: 29 December 1909
died: 15 February 2003
buried: New Bybee Chapel Methodist Church Cemetery - Rock Island, Warren County, Tennessee
wife:

Children of Earl H. Zwingle and wife:

3.1.2.1. Carvel Zwingle

3.1.2.2. Christopher Zwingle

 

3.1.3. Madelle Eleanor Zwingle
born: 12 September 1911 - Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Indiana
died: 13 January 1964 - Crockett County, Tennessee
buried: Belleville Cemetery - Bells, Crockett County, Tennessee
married:
husband: Robert Shelton McCoy
born: 13 February 1911 - Tennessee
died: 17 April 1996
buried: Belleville Cemetery - Bells, Crockett County, Tennessee

Children of Madelle Eleanor Zwingle McCoy and Robert Shelton McCoy:

3.1.3.1. Eleanor McCoy
born: 3 March 1940
husband: Alvin Oliver

Children of Eleanor McCoy Oliver and Alvin Oliver:

3.1.3.1.1. Rev. Lisa Oliver
Cumberland Presbyterian Minister

 

3.1.3.2. Mary McCoy
born: 26 December 1942
died: April 1989
husband: Charles Carrico

 

3.2 Wade G. Zwingle
born: 20 March 1885 - Tennessee
died: 10 October 1918 - Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama
buried: New Bybees Chapel Methodist Church Cemetery - Warren County, Tennessee
wife: Lucy Moore Cotton
born: 28 February 1886
died: 10 Octoaber 1918
buried: Soule Chapel Cemetery - Macon, Noxubee County, Mississippi

3.3. Herbert Zwingle
born: 19 December 1891 - Tennessee
died: 15 July 1973 - Johnson City, Washington County, Tennessee
buried: Monte Vista Memorial Park - Johnson City, Washington County, Tennessee
wife: Georgia H. ?
born: 18 March 1888
died: 12 November 1973
buried: Monte Vista Memorial Park - Johnson City, Washington County, Tennessee

3.4. Paul E. Zwingle
born: 15 April 1894
died: 18 May 1978 - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee
buried: Nashville National Cemetery - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee
1910 Census - Fulton County, Kentucky [Paul Zwingle, son, age 16]

3.5. Helen Zwingle
born:
died:
husband: Milton Green

3.6. Bonnie R. Zwingle
born: 30 January 1897 - Alabama
died: 9 January 1965 - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee
buried: Mount Olivet Cemetery - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee
1910 Census - Fulton County, Kentucky [Bonnie R. Zwingle, Son, age 13]
1920 Census - Davidson County, Tennessee [Bonnie R. Zwingle, Daughter, age 22]
married: 15 August 1920 - Davidson County, Tennessee
husband: Clarence Edward Sheler
born: 3 September 1900 - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee
died: 15 June 1965 - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee
buried: Mount Olivet Cemetery - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee

Children of Bonnie R. Zwingle Sheler and Clarence Edward Sheler:

3.6.1. Clarice Edward Sheler
born: 20 December 1922 - Tennessee
died: 10 April 1934 - Davidson County, Tennessee
buried: Mount Olivet Cemetery - Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee


Obituary of Maude Woods Zwingle

   Mrs. Maude Woods Zwingle, wife of Rev. C. M. Zwingle, who years ago was a prominent leader in the denomination's foreign missions work, died in Nashville, Tenn., November 26. She had been ill many years and was bedfast much of the time.
   Her funeral was held at the Edgefield church, Nashville, of which she was a member, with the pastor, Rev. Charles R. Matlock in charge, assisted by Rev. E. R. Ramer of McKenzie, Tenn.
   Besides her husband, Rev. C. M. Zwingle, other immediate survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Madelle McCoy, Bells, Tenn., two sons, Dr. J. L. Zwingle, president of Park College, Kansas City, Mo., and Earl Zwingle, San Francisco.
   Mrs. Zwingle was an active leader in many phases of church work while her health permitted. She was an able Bible student and taught Sunday school classes for many years and was a leader in foreign mission work in local, presbyterial, synodical, and convention levels. For a number of years she was editor of the Women's Department in THE CUMBERLAND PRESBYTERIAN.
[Source: The Cumberland Presbyterian, December 22, 1953, page 3]



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