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HENRY JOHNSON PHILLIPS & SARAH JANE BRASHEARS

 

Henry Johnson Phillips was born Jan  12, 1821 in Tennessee; he died Jan 13, 1903 in Wesley Chapel, Houston Co., TX.

He married Sarah Jane Brashears.  She was born Oct 29, 1825 in Decatur, TN and died Jun 11, 1917 in Crockett, Houston Co., TX.  She was the daughter of Absolam Brashears (1799-1847) and Ellender "Nellie" Ross (1801-1875)  Absolam Brashears was born and died in North Carolina.

 

Children of Henry Johnson Phillips & Sarah Jane Brashears:

 

1.  Nancy Eleanor Phillips; b. Feb 17, 1844 Decatur, TN, d. Nov 19, 1921 Vernon, Wilbarger Co., TX.

 

2. Permella Elizabeth Phillips; b. Feb 14, 1847 Decatur, TN, d. Mar 1, 1933 Crockett, Houston Co., TX; married Andrew Jackson Waller on Feb 25, 1869 Crockett, Houston Co., TX.  Children: Robert Lee Waller, Henry David Waller, Ida Waller, Thomas Jones Waller, Absolom Washington Waller, Alvin Arthur Waller and Laura Waller.

 

3. Isabella Jane Phillips; b. 1848 Decatur, TN, d. Daily, Houston Co., TX.

 

4. Sarah Ann Phillips; b. Sep 30, 1850 Decatur, TN, d. Aug 30, 1897 Wesley Chapel, Houston Co., TX.  She married William Jack Ashmore.

 

5. Phenelphia Phillips; b. Jan 12, 1853 Wesley Chapel, Houston Co., TX, d. Mar 18, 1928 Crockett, Houston Co., TX.  She married George Washington Clines.

 

6. Margaret C. Phillips; b. 1855 Wesley Chapel, Houston Co., TX.

 

7. Laura Phillips; b. Sep 14, 1857 Wesley Chapel, Houston Co., TX, d. Sep 14, 1932 Jacksonville, Cherokee Co., TX.  She married Woodson Ormond Wade.

 

8. Amanda Emarintha "Rentha" Phillips; b. Mar 1859 Wesley Chapel, Houston Co., TX.   She married Jeptha Wesley Crager  (1859-1929).  Children: Idella "Adell" Crager, Ida Crager, Minnie Crager, and Sarah Geneva Crager.

 

9. Absolem Washington Phillips; b. Nov 26, 1862 Wesley Chapel, Houston Co., TX, d. Jan 12, 1942 Crockett, Houston Co., TX.  He married Margaret E. Berry.

 

10. Ida Phillips; b. 1866 Wesley Chapel, Houston Co., TX.

 

11. Henry Johnson Phillips; b. 1869 Wesley Chapel, Houston Co., TX.