Contributor: Brownie MACKIE
HUSBAND: John Wilson McKisick

Birth date: Dec 28, 1807
Birth place: Lincoln County, NC
Death date: 1883
Death place: Bosque County, TX
Burial place: Ft. Graham Cemetery
Father: John McKisick
Mother: Rebecca Bonham

WIFE: Sarah McGary Wright
Birth date: abt. 1815
Birth place: Either SC or FL
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Father: N. Bernard McGary
Mother: Bridget Lamb

Marriage date: 1839
Marriage place: Washington County, TX

CHILD 1: Sarah Anne McKisick
Birth date: 1840
Birth place: Washington, Fayette, or Milam County TX
Death date: after 1881
Death place: Bosque County, TX
Spouse: Christopher Richard Claybrook
Marriage Date: abt. 1830
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CHILD 2: Caroline Bonham McKisick
Birth date: 1844
Birth place: Washington, Fayette, or Milam County, TX
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CHILD 3: Edward McGary McKisick
Birth date: April 4, 1845
Birth place: Washington, Fayette, or Milam County, TX
Death date: February 10, 1902
Death place: McLennan County, TX
Spouse: Lilly Barry
Marriage Date: March 27, 1878
Marriage Place: Bosque County, TX

CHILD 4: Eleanor McKisick
Birth date: 1848
Birth place: Washington, Fayette, or Milam County, TX
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CHILD 5: Elizabeth McKisick
Birth date: 1856
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CHILD 6: Sophia McKisick
Birth date: 1849
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CHILD 7: Henrietta McKisick
Birth date: 1842
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SOURCES: 1. 1850 Texas Census 2. 1860 Texas Census 3. Dallas Times Herald, Jan. 1936 4. Dr. Harold Burnell Younger, Dallas, Texas 1906-1995 5. Washington County Marriages 6. Fayette County, Texas Heritage Vol I, Pg. 28 7. McKisick/Younger/Barry Family notes and letters. 8. Kimball Cemetery List 9. Laurens, SC Census 1850-60 10. Lincoln County and Burke County, NC historical records. 11. Hazie's Bonham Book 
NOTES: John Wilson McKisick was Sheriff of Fayette County 1841-1844. He built the first hotel in Waco, Tx. He was a rancher in Bosque County for many years. John descended from Capt. Daniel McKisick/Jane Wilson, who were his grandparents. His mother, Rebecca Bonham, was youngest daughter of Absalom and Rebecca Cox Bonham. Absalom descended from Nicholas Bonham and Hannah Fuller, who came to America on the Mayflower.