Descendants of Bailess (Bail) E. Oldham
Generation No. 1
1. BAILESS (BAIL) E.8 OLDHAM (ELIAS EARLE7, ELIAS EARLE6, JAMES5, RICHARD4, RICHARD3, JOHN2, JOHN1) was born May 1853 in MS, and died 03 Dec 1927 in Houston Co., TX.
He was the son of Elias Earle Oldham, Jr. born Apr. 6, 1824 in Yazoo Co., MS, died 1916 and Altha Amanda Selman born July 13, 1824 Copiah Co., MS and died Nov. 19, 1900 in Clyde, Callahan Co., TX.
These Oldham families were mostly in Anderson, Cherokee, Trinity counties.....
He married MARY J. "MOLLY" BOWLAND 1880. She was born May 1861 in KY, and died 04 Jan 1934 in Houston Co., TX.
Children of BAILESS OLDHAM and MARY BOWLAND are:
ii. VON E. (VENLEY) OLDHAM, b. Feb 1883, TX.
iii. VIRGIL N. OLDHAM, b. Jan 1885, TX.
iv. LULA MABEL OLDHAM, b. Nov 1890, TX.
v. ETHEL G. OLDHAM, b. Oct 1894, TX.