Henry Battle was born in Gibson Co., Tennessee on October 16, 1816. He is the son of Benjamin Williams Battle and Sarah Greer. Henry married twice,
1. Martha Dunlap on July 18, 1842 in Gibson Co., Tennessee. Martha was born on March 24, 1823, she died before 1860. Henry and Martha had eight children:
Mary Ann Battle, Paulina(Parilina)Battle, Martha Battle, William Felix Battle, Adaline Battle, Nancy E. Battle, Thomas(Thas)Battle, and Paralee Battle.
Henry married 2.Eleanor(eley)Moore on August 2, 1865 in Gibson Co., Tennessee. Eleanor was born in North Carolina. They had two children: Christenia Battle and John W. Battle.
- Mary Ann Battle was born about 1841.
- Paulina(pailina)Battle was born about 1843.
- Martha Battle was born about 1846.
- William Felix Battle was born on February 27, 1847 in Gibson Co., TN, He died on August 18, 1856.
- Adaline Battle was born about 1847 in Gibson Co.,TN.
- Nancy E. Battle was born about 1854 in Gibson Co.,TN.
- Thomas(Thas)Battle was born on March 17, 1856 in Gibson Co.,TN, he died on June 14, 1898. Thomas married Martha(Mattie)Evans(daughter of Nathan Evans and Rebecca ?, She is also the sister of Mary
Elizabeth(Mollie)Evans)on November 30, 1880 in Gibson Co.,TN. They had one child: Marvin J. Battle.
- Paralee Battle was born about 1857.
- Christenia Battle was born about 1866.
- John W. Battle was born January 31, 1869 in Gibson Co.,TN. He married Mary Elizabeth(Mollie)Evans on December 23, 1888 in Gibson Co.,TN.They had four children:
Annie B. Battle, Ernest Victor Battle, Clyde Elder Battle, and Ella Mai Battle.
Henry Battle's Will
Census record for Henry and family
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