Thomas Huell BRISCOE William BRISCOE Thomas Britton BRISCOE John Runnels BRISCOE James Runnels BRISCOE Robert Kyle BRISCOE Mildred BRISCOE Larkin Willis BRISCOE Isaac Jefferson BRISCOE William Jasper BRISCOE Hester KYLE Thomas BRISCOE James Warren BRISCOE Mary Elizabeth Spiller TACKETT Mini tree diagram

Isaac BRISCOE3,4,1

8th Sep 17882,3,4,1 - 12th Feb 18642,1

Life History

8th Sep 1788

Born in Lee County, Virginia.2,3,4,1


Married Hester KYLE in Tennessee.2,4


Birth of son Thomas Britton BRISCOE in Hawkins County, Tennessee.5,2,6,2


Military in War of 1812 Pvt. - 21st Virginia Militia.1

19th Apr 1815

Birth of son John Runnels BRISCOE in Virginia.4,7,8,2


Birth of son Robert Kyle BRISCOE in Tennessee.4,2,10,11,12

about 1825

Birth of son James Runnels BRISCOE in Hawkins County, Tennessee.2,9

about 1828

Birth of son Mildred BRISCOE in Tennessee.13

20th Jun 1829

Birth of son Larkin Willis BRISCOE in Hawkins County, Tennessee.16,14,17,15

16th Jun 1832

Birth of son Isaac Jefferson BRISCOE in Greene County, Missouri.2,18,19,20,13,21,22,23


Birth of son William Jasper BRISCOE in Hawkins County, Tennessee.2

Nov 1849

Death of son William Jasper BRISCOE in Kaufman County, Texas.2


Resident in Kaufman, Texas.3


Death of son Larkin Willis BRISCOE in Columbus, Lowndes, Mississippi.14,15

18th Nov 1863

Death of son John Runnels BRISCOE in Austin, Conway, Arkansas.2

8th Nov 1863

Death of son James Runnels BRISCOE in Austin, Conway, Arkansas.2,2

12th Feb 1864

Died in Forney, Kaufman, Texas.2,1

after 12th Feb 1864

Buried in Pleasant Springs Cemetery, Kaufman County, Texas.1


  • Isaac Briscoe is reported in several genealogies that give parts of his vital information.  The Cockerham Family Genealogy is one.

    Isaac Briscoe
    Birth 9 Sep 1788 in Lee, Virginia
    Death 12 Feb 1864 in Forney, Kaufman, Texas
    --  Ancestry Trees, Cockerham Family,

    Newly married Isaac Briscoe and his wife Hester are enumerated in the 1850 census in Kaufman County, Texas.

    1850 Federal Census, Kaufman County, Texas,, 16 October, page 262, Hse #330, Fam #331
    Isaac Briscoe 61 Farmer (no Real Estate value stated) b Virginia
    Hester Briscoe 55 F b Virginia

    Marriage records report that they were married in 1881 in Tennessee.

    U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 (Yates Publishing)
    Isaac Briscoe, Birth 1788 VA
    Spouse Name: Hester Kyle
    Spouse Birth Year 1796 VA
    Marriage 1811 TN

    Here is a list of the Isaac and Hester's children as reported by the Lovett-Seymour-Edelman Genealogy.

    Thomas Briscoe, Birth 1812 in Virginia, Death 1880
    John Runnels Briscoe, Birth 19 April 1815 in Virginia, Death 18 Nov 1863 in Austin, Conway, Arkansas
    William Briscoe, Birth 1817 in Hawkins County, TN, Death Nov 1850 in Kaufman County, TX
    James Runnels Briscoe, Birth abt 1820 in Hawkins, Tennessee, Death 8 Nov 1863 in Austin, Conway, Arkansas
    Nancy Briscoe, Birth 1823 in Virginia, Death 1852
    Robert Kyle Briscoe, Birth 1825 in Virginia, Death 1880
    Mildred Briscoe, Birth 1827 in Virginia, Death Unknown
    Larkin Willis Briscoe, Birth 20 June 1829 in Hawkins County, Tennessee, Death 18 Nov 1862 in Columbus, Mississippi
    Isaac Jefferson Briscoe, Birth 1832 in Missouri, Death 1919 in Texas
    --  Lovett-Seymour-Edelman,

    Note that two of these children are reported as dying in 1880.  I think that means AFTER 1880, probably the latest census in which this compiler found them.

    Here is the inscription on Isaac Briscoe's gravestone in Pleasant Springs Cemetery, Kaufman County, Texas.

    "BRISCOE, Isaac 8 Sep 1788 12 Feb 1864 War of 1812 Pvt. - 21st VA Militia"
    --  Pleasant Springs Cemetery Register, Kaufman (Texas) County TXGenWeb), (


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