Generation No. 1
1. THOMAS3 WYLLY (WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born October 10,
1762 in Tortola
Island, BWI, and died January 29, 1827 in Effingham County, Ga..
He married (1) SARAH DAWSON. He married (2)NAOMI ROSEBERG 1780.
He married (3)SARAH GRACE KING GOLDWIRE September 22, 1785, daughter of Fredrick Roseberg and Johanna Cronenberger.
Thomas Wylly was appointed Second Lieutenant in the Fourth Georgia
Battalion commanded by Col. J. White. He was Deputy Quartermaster under
Richard Wylly (his uncle) and acted as spy for General Moultrie - was in
battles of Midway Church and Briar Creek.
In the year June 5, 1788, Gov. George Handley appointed T. Wylly Captain
of the 3rd Company of the Effingham Regiment, commanded by Col. Caleb
Wylly was elected Captain of the Effingham Guards and received his
commission from Governor Early, June 20, 1814. His first Lt. was David
Metzgar and James Wilson was ensign.
On October 1, 1792, T. Wylly was elected from Effingham County to the
Senate of the State of Georgia.
T. Wylly's plantation was called Tuckassee King plantation, named for a
Uchee Indian Chief who had lived there.
(Records of Georgia Book XXX, page 273: Governor Edward Telfare grant in
Effingham County 800 acres bounded on west by Ebenezer Creek and south by
land vacant on east by Mine's land north by vacant land - Dec. 31, 1792 to
Child of Thomas Wylly and Sarah Dawson is:
i. WILLIAM CHRISTOPHER4 WYLLY.
Children of Thomas Wylly and Naomi Roseberg are:
2. ii. ELIZABETH MARGARET4 WYLLY, b. December 14, 1804, Effingham,
County, Ga.; d. July 14, 1887, Matthews Bluff, S.C.
iii. JOHN WYLLY, b. July 02, 1787, Walnut Hill Plantation
Effingham Co. GA; d. April 23, 1797.
iv. MINERVA WYLLY, b. April 03, 1791, Walnut Hill Plantation
Effingham Co. GA; d. July 10, 1792.
v. MARIA WYLLY, b. March 07, 1794, Illinois Plantation,
Effingham Co. GA; d. 1851; m. SOLOMAN DASHER,
February 09, 1813.
vi. ESTHER WYLLY, b. December 11, 1795, Illinois Plantation,
Effingham Co. GA; d. August 30, 1797.
vii. ELISHA WYLLY, b. August 05, 1797, Illinois Plantation,
Effingham Co. GA; d. December 19, 1875, Laurel Grove Cem.
viii. NAOMI WYLLY, b. October 30, 1799; d. July 26, 1821;
m. RUEBEN ROBERDS.
ix. LEONIDAS WYLLY, b. April 08, 1801; m. MARY M. GROMET,
November 24, 1821, Chatham Co.
x. SARAH ANN WYLLY, b. October 05, 1802; d. December 03, 1865;
xi. THOMAS B. WYLLY, b. December 26, 1806; d. March 22, 1850.
3. xii. FREDERICK ROESBERG WYLLY, b. December 17, 1809;
d. January 16, 1872.
xiii. THERZA WYLLY, b. September 07, 1812; d. September 22, 1814.
Generation No. 2
2. ELIZABETH MARGARET4 WYLLY (THOMAS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born
December 14, 1804 in Effingham, County, Ga., and died July 14, 1887
in Matthews Bluff, S.C. (Williams Cem). She married RICHARD ALLEN
WILLIAMS, JR. February 23, 1826 in Effingham County, Ga., son of
Richard Williams and Elizabeth Roberds.
Children of Elizabeth Wylly and Richard Williams are:
4. i. ELIZABETH ROBERDS5 WILLIAMS, b. May 15, 1827, Beaufort, S.C.
d. June 06, 1884.
ii. RICHARD ALLEN WILLIAMS, b. September 19, 1828;
d. August 11, 1909; m. MARTHA LOVISA FURSE, 1850.
iii. ROBERT WILLIAMS, b. March 30, 1830.
iv. CATHERINE THOMPSON WILLIAMS, b. September 09, 1831.
v. THOMAS JEFFERSON WILLIAMS, b. July 23, 1833; m. LAURA E.
vi. JOHN CADWELL CALHOUN WILLIAMS, b. February 14, 1835;
d. October 31, 1888; m. MARGARET DAVIS SMART.
vii. EDWARD WILLIAMS, b. March 01, 1836; m. ABBIE NELSON.
viii. SARAH WYLLY WILLIAMS, b. May 27, 1838.
ix. WILLIAM WILLIAMS, b. May 27, 1838.
x. ROBERT WILLIAMS, b. October 21, 1839.
xi. WYLLY WASHINGTON WILLIAMS, b. May 21, 1842;
m. MARY ELIZA WILLIAMS, October 22, 1862.
xii. BENJAMIN THOMSON WILLIAMS, b. January 14, 1844;
m. MARGARET DEAS DAWSON, October 04, 1866.
3. FREDERICK ROESBERG4 WYLLY (THOMAS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born
December 17, 1809, and died January 16, 1872. He married SARAH
LEWIS COOPER December 31, 1834, daughter of Lewis Cooper and Salome
Children of Frederick Wylly and Sarah Cooper are:
i. HENRIETTA5 WYLLY, b. September 07, 1835.
ii. LAURA EUGENIA WYLLY, b. July 20, 1837.
iii. WILLIAM BAINBRIDGE WYLLY, b. July 30, 1839.
iv. SARAH NAOMI WYLLY, b. July 22, 1841.
v. MARY M. WYLLY, b. July 05, 1844.
vi. THOMAS LEONIDAS WYLLY, b. October 18, 1846.
vii. CATHERINE ANN WYLLY, b. August 03, 1849.
Generation No. 3
4. ELIZABETH ROBERDS5 WILLIAMS (ELIZABETH MARGARET4 WYLLY, THOMAS3,
WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born May 15, 1827 in Beaufort, S. C., and died
June 06, 1884. She married JOSEPH JACKSON FURSE January 22, 1846, son
of James Furse and Mary Cater.
Children of Elizabeth Williams and Joseph Furse are:
5. i. JOSEPH JACKSON6 FURSE, JR., b. June 16, 1859,
Allendale, S.C.; d. October 18, 1938, Allendale, S.C.
(Buried in Smyrna Church).
ii. RICHARD WILLIAMS FURSE, b. October 20, 1847.
iii. KATHERINE FURSE.
6. iv. THOMAS FURSE, b. January 07, 1855, Old Barnwell County,
Millette, S.C.; d. July 08, 1909, Springfield, S.C.
( Ebenezer Cemetary, Yemassee, S.C..
7. v. ELIZABETH MARY FURSE, b. August 04, 1857;
d. November 08, 1946.
Generation No. 4
5. JOSEPH JACKSON6 FURSE, JR. (ELIZABETH ROBERDS5 WILLIAMS, ELIZABETH
MARGARET4 WYLLY, THOMAS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born June 16, 1859
in Allendale, S.C., and died October 18, 1938 in Allendale, S.C.
(Buried in Smyrna Church). He married MARY MATILDA GRAY
February 28, 1888 in Allendale, S.C., daughter of Jacob Gray and Mary
Children of Joseph Furse and Mary Gray are:
i. BIRDIE7 FURSE, b. February 02, 1900, Allendale, S.C.;
d. January 12, 1973, Savannah, GA (Buried in Swallow
Savannah Cem); m. WILLIAM BAKER RICE, November 27, 1917,
ii. ELIZABETH GRAY FURSE, b. June 13, 1889; d. 1983.
iii. JOSEPH JACKSON FURSE III, b. July 19, 1891; d. May 09, 1961.
iv. MARY LAURA FURSE, b. January 09, 1894; d. October 24, 1977;
m. MARION H. JENNINGS, April 30, 1914.
v. JOHN ELBERT FURSE, b. April 20, 1897; m. MAUDE BLAKEWOOD,
September 17, 1919.
vi. WILLIAM JACOB FURSE.
vii. WILLIAM ROBERDS FURSE.
6. THOMAS6 FURSE (ELIZABETH ROBERDS5 WILLIAMS, ELIZABETH MARGARET4 WYLLY,
THOMAS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born January 07, 1855 in Old Barnwell
County, Millette, S.C., and died July 08, 1909 in Springfield, S.C.
Ebenezer Cemetary, Yemassee, S.C.. He married ELLEN CAROLINE MCTEER
January 12, 1887.
Children of Thomas Furse and Ellen McTeer are:
i. THOMAS MCTEER7 FURSE, b. November 22, 1890.
ii. MARGUERITE FURSE, b. June 01, 1893.
iii. ANNIE ELIZABETH FURSE, b. May 08, 1895.
iv. LILLIAM MCIVER FURSE, b. October 24, 1898.
7. ELIZABETH MARY6 FURSE (ELIZABETH ROBERDS5 WILLIAMS, ELIZABETH MARGARET4
WYLLY, THOMAS3, WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) was born August 04, 1857, and died
November 08, 1946. She married FRANKLIN ELMORE CANNON January 15, 1886.
Changed her name to Mary Elizabeth
Children of Elizabeth Furse and Franklin Cannon are:
i. JOSEPH HENRY7 CANNON, b. November 01, 1886; d. May 22, 1960;
m. GERTRUDE JOHNSON, June 07, 1921.
ii. LILLIE CANNON, b. January 15, 1893; m. SAMUEL B. OWENS,
June 18, 1912.
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