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The Williams Family
Chapter 11

 
 
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CHAPTER ELEVEN

The Descendants of Thomas and Susannah Anderson Williams

Mary Ann Elizabeth Fontaine5 (Moses Fontaine4, Nancy3, Charles2, Thomas1) was born 9 Feb 1841, Robertson Co., TN; died after 1866; married John Cephes Bowen, 18 July 1858, Robertson Co., TN.

 Children:  (Bowen)

i. Ella V., born c1859, TN.
ii. Beauregard, born 1862, TN.
iii. Edgar M., born 1864, TN.
iv. Cora, born 1866, TN.

Isaac N.5 (Isaac H.4, ?Peter3, Charles2, ?Thomas1) was born c1837, TN; died between 1857-1860, probably Marshall Co., TN; married Catherine A. Patterson, 16 Oct 1850, Marshall Co., TN.  She was born c1833, TN; died after 1860.

 Children: 

i. John, born c1852, TN; died after 1860.
ii. Mary, born c1854, TN; died after 1860.
iii. Sarah C., born c1857, TN; died after 1860.

John Crouch5 (Charles W. Crouch4, Susannah3, Charles2, Thomas1) was born c1833, TN; died after 18602; married Mary P., c1857, possibly Kaufman Co., TX.  She was born c1839, TX; died after 1860.

 Children:  (Crouch)

i. Charles, born c1858, TX; died after 1860.
ii. Mary E., born c1859, TX; died after 1860.

William H. Crouch5 (Charles W. Crouch4, Susannah3, Charles2, Thomas1) was born c1836, TN; died after 18703; married (1) Jane E. Smith, 13 Apr 1858, Kaufman Co., TX.  She was born c1841, MS; died 1860-70 (2) Penelope Thomas, 4 Jan 1867, Kaufman Co., TX.

 Children: (Crouch)

i. Nora, born c1859, TX; died after 1870.
ii. Anna, born c1863, TX; died after 1870.
iii. Penelope, born c1868, TX; died after 1870.
iv. William H., born c1869, TX; died after 1870.

Mildred Taylor5 (Susannah4, Anderson3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born c1815, VA; died after 1860; married Harrison Farmer, c1835, possibly Campbell Co., VA, where the family was living in 1850.4  She is placed as a child of John and Susannah Taylor based on the fact that Susannah is living with them in 18605 and Susannah’s mother was Mildred Shepherd Williams, with Mildred being quite an uncommon name at that time.  Harrison was a farmer with $7000 in real estate and $4840 in personal estate.  This family is gone in 1870. 

 Children: (Farmer)

i. Edward, born c1836, VA; died after 1850.
ii. William, born c1838, VA; died after 1860.
iii. James, born c1840, VA; died after 1860.
iv. John, born c1844, VA; died after 1860. 
v. Newton, born c1847, VA; died after 1860.
vi. Albert, born c1850, VA; died after 1860.
vii. Henry Wise, born c1855, VA; died after 1860.  It is not clear if this is a Farmer or a Wise.  However, he is listed as Henry Wise, while Susan Taylor is listed as Taylor, Susan immediately after, lending support to the idea that Wise was a middle name.

Mary A. E. Garrett5 (Elizabeth4, Anderson3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born c1812, probably Bedford Co., VA; died after 1870, probably Pulaski, MO; married Archibald Robinson, c1831.  He was born c1810, VA; died before 9 Nov 1881, when probate was begun in Pulaski Co., MO.6  In 1880, Archibald lived with the Nighs.9 

 Children: (Robinson)7, 8

i. Josiah W., born 20 Nov 1832/3, VA; died 31 Jan 1919, Pulaski, MO; married Sarah Ann, c1863.  She was born 3 Sept 1841, VA; died 17 Sept 1883, probably Pulaski, MO. 
ii. Catherine P., born c1836, VA; unmarried in  Nov 1881.
iii. Harriet A., born c1837, VA; married Mr. Pickett; named in father’s probate.
iv. Mary Etta, born 16 Feb 1840, Botetourt Co., VA; died 1 Feb 1933, Pulaski, MO; married Lemuel E. Harris, 1865, probably Pulaski Co., MO.
v. Elizabeth F., born c1842, VA; died after Nov 1881; married James Monroe Smiley, 24 June 1871, Pulaski, MO.
vi. Margaret V., born c1844, VA; died after 1881; married Mr. Harris.
vii. Martha M., born c1846, VA; died after Nov 1881; married James S. Nigh.
viii. Virgil A. S., born c1848, VA; died after Nov 1881.
ix. Sarah D., born c1853, VA; died after Nov 1881; unmarried at that time.

Elijah Garrett5 (Elizabeth4, Anderson3, Samuel2, Thomas1)  was born 13 Dec 1814, Bedford Co., VA; died 10 Mar 1879, Bedford Co., VA; married Margaret Virginia Burgess, 18 Jan 1844, possibly in  Rockbridge Co., VA.  The family lived in the southern district of Botetourt Co., VA in 1850.10 

 Children:  (Garrett)

i. Edward Greenwood, born 19 Nov 1845, Rockbridge Co., VA; died after 1860; married Ezza Jackson Johnson.8
ii. Sarah Georgia, born 4 Apr 1847, Bedford, VA; died after 1860; married John Pleasant Scott.
iii. Alice, born 29 Aug 1849, Bedford Co., VA; married Henry Whorley.
iv. Pauline Virginia, born 29 Aug 1849, Bedford Co., VA; died after 1860.
v. Emma, born 2 Mar 1854, VA; married Mack B. Wilson.
vi. Lucy Morgan, born 29 May 1855, Bedford Co., VA; died 17 Nov 1959; married Edward Cobbs Dennis, 21 Jan 1882.8
vii. William Albert, born 29 May 1855, Bedford Co., VA; died 19 Sept 1949; married Mollie Florentine Wells, 9 Jan 1884.8
viii. Annie Lee, born 26 Oct 1857, Bedford Co., VA; died 15 Nov 1927; married William T. Johnson, 14 Nov 1877.8

Susanna Garrett5 (Elizabeth4, Anderson3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born c1817, Bedford Co., VA; married Hugh M. Burks, 2 Dec 1837, Botetourt Co., VA.  Family not found 1840-50.  1860 wife is Mary.

Children: (Burks)11

i. Eliza, born c1852, probably Botetourt Co., VA; died after 1860.
ii. Mary E., born c1854, Botetourt Co., VA; died after 1860.

Elizabeth Anderson Garrett5 (Elizabeth4, Anderson3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 17 Apr 1824, Fincastle, Botetourt, VA; died 19 Aug 1911, Brown Co., TX12; married John E. Smiley, 20 Jan 1847, Botetourt Co., VA.

 Children:  (Smiley)12

i. James Monroe, born c1849, probably Botetourt Co., VA; married Elizabeth Robinson,   24 June 1871, Pulaski, MO.
i. Emma Josephine, born 25 Apr 1850, Fincastle, Botetourt, VA; died 20 May 1935, Brown Co., TX; married William Robert Swart, 16 Feb 1869, Saline, MO.
ii. Albert Luther, born 14 Jan 1852, Fincastle, Botetourt, VA; died 9 Dec 1912, Campbell, Hunt, TX; married Barbara Mahalia Smith, c1872, probably Hunt Co., TX.
iii. John A., born 28 June 1853, Botetourt Co., VA; died 24 July 1854, Botetourt Co., VA.
iv. Mary Ellen, born 17 Dec 1854, probably Botetourt Co., VA.
v. William Henry, born c1855, probably Cedar Co., MO; died 1906, Greer Co., OK; buried at Riverside Cemetery, Greer Co., OK; married Nevior.
vi. Allen Rush, born 1857, probably Cedar Co., MO; died 1936, Bridgeport, Wise, TX; married Ella.
vii. Sidney Isabell, born Sedalia, Pettis, MO; died 24 June 1956, Brady, McCullach, TX; married Frank McDonald (Buck) Richards, 28 Dec 1879, Brown Co., TX.
viii. Sterling Price, born c1861, probably Brown Co., TX.

Sarah Catherine Garrett5 (Elizabeth4, Anderson3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was b. c1827, prob Botetourt Co, VA; died between 1870-1880; married John W. Jopling, 24 Feb 1854, Botetourt Co., VA, as his second wife.  He was born c1825, probably Amherst Co., VA; died after 1880.  John married (1) Jane Noffsinger, daughter of Samuel Noffsinger, 17 Mar 1851, Botetourt Co., VA.  She may have died giving birth to daughter, Jane, born c1852, VA. 

 Children: (Jopling)12

i. Calohill T., born 26 Nov 1856, Botetourt Co., VA; died Nov 1861, Botetourt Co., VA.
ii. Oscar H., born 1 Dec 1857, Botetourt Co., VA.; died Oct 1861, Botetourt Co., VA.
iii. Olivia J., b. 25 May 1859, Botetourt Co., VA; died Oct 1861, Botetourt Co., VA.
iv. Josiah B., born 26 Nov 1860, Botetourt Co., VA; probably died young as he is not in the 1870 census.
v. Susan J., born c1866, probably Botetourt Co., VA; died after 1880.
vi. Ella M., born 30 May 1868, Botetourt Co., VA; probably died young as she is not in the 1870 census.
vii. Jessie L., born c1869, probably Botetourt Co., VA; married George Watson Custer, 11 Apr 1895, Botetourt Co., VA.

Frances Jane Garrett5 (Elizabeth4, Anderson3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born Jan 1829, Botetourt Co., VA; died after 1870; married William D. Craddock, 2 Feb 1855, Botetourt Co., VA.  He was born 22 Feb 1822, Lunenberg Co., VA.

 Children (Craddock)12

i. Ella Davis, born 7 Sept 1857, probably Botetourt Co., VA; died after 1870.
ii. Betty Frances, born 1 Apr 1859, probably Botetourt Co., VA; died after 1870.
iii. Nina White, born 8 Nov 1863, probably Botetourt Co., VA; died after 1870.

Ann E. Garrett5 (Elizabeth4, Anderson3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born c1835, probably Botetourt Co., VA; married William J. Reid, 20 Oct 1852, Botetourt Co., VA, as his second wife.  William was born c1818, VA; died after 1870.  He married (1) Martha R. Goodwin, 11 May 1846, Botetourt Co., VA and had son, Charles E., who was born c1852, VA.

 Children: (Reid)12

i. Susan E.,  born  9 Apr 1854, Botetourt Co., VA.
ii. Rudolph R., born 14 Oct 1855, Botetourt Co., VA.
iii. William W., born 15 Apr 1857, Botetourt Co., VA; probably died young as there is a second William born in 1862.
iv. Lucie, born 1 Apr 1860, Botetourt Co., VA.
v. William J., born 10 May 1862, Botetourt Co., VA.
vi. Joshua, b. c1863, probably Botetourt Co., VA.
vii. Cecelia, b. c1864, probably Botetourt Co., VA.
viii. C.O., (male), born 10 Aug 1866, Botetourt Co., VA.
ix. Cleopatra, born c1869, probably Botetourt Co., VA.

Rhoda Gannaway5 (Elizabeth4, William Ligon3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born c1812, KY; died after 1870; married (1) Mr. Webb, c1831 (2) Jesse Fuller, 2 June 1837, Coles Co., IL.  Jesse died before the 1850 census. Rhoda lived with son John and family in 1870.13

 Children: (Webb)

i. Catherine, born c1832, IL; married Thomas Tate, 20 Nov 1852, Coles Co., IL.
ii. Louisa Jane, born c1834, IL; married Thomas L. Reynolds, 25 July 1859, Coles Co. IL.

Children: (Fuller)

iii. John, born c1838, IL; married Emily Sparks, 19 Feb 1867, Coles Co., IL.
iv. Barton Randall, born c1840, IL; died before 1907, probably Blue Mound, KS; married Mary Jane Sparks, 4 Sept 1861, Coles Co., IL.  She was born 26 May 1842, Linden, Vigo, IN; died 6 Mar 1907, Ottawa, KS.  Mary Jane was the daughter of Samuel Owen and Mary Lucinda Osborne Sparks. 
v. Nancy, born c1842, IL. One Lincey Fuller married John A. Love, 27 Aug 1868.  Is this Nancy?

William W. Gannaway5 (Elizabeth4, William Ligon3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 10 Feb 1814, KY; died 30 Apr 188014 ; married (1) Sarah A. Masters, c1840; she was born c1812; died 1 Nov 184714 (2) Rebecca J. Campbell, 4 Sept 1848, Coles Co., IL.

 Children: (Gannaway)15

i. Sarah, born c1841, IL; married John Everett, 16 Aug 1860, Coles Co., IL.
ii. Rev. William Henry, born c1845; died 1922, Rogers, AR; married (1) Eveline Veech, 19 Dec 1867 (2) J.J.
iii. Martha J., died 15 Dec 1847; infant.
iv. David C., born c1850, IL; married Louise H. Campbell 1 Nov 1877, Coles Co., IL.
v. Mary Senia, born c1851, IL; married F. Grundy Tillman, 21 Apr 1866, Coles Co., IL.
vi. Rhoda F., born c1853, IL; died 18 Sept 1854.13 
vii. Alice E., born c1855, IL; married Robert Gannaway, son of Robertson Gannaway, 21 Mar 1873, Coles Co. IL.
viii. Martha, born c1858, IL; married (1) William Curtis Morrison, 17 Oct 1877, Coles Co., IL (2) John Wilson (3) William Roy.
ix. Margaret, born c1864, IL; married John Wilson.  Lived at Mattoon, IL.

Sarah Gannaway5 (Elizabeth4, William Ligon3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 20 Mar 1819, Grayson Co., KY; died 8 Oct 1854, Coles Co., IL14; married Christopher Beeks Adams, 18 Dec 1838, Effingham Co., IL.  He was born 12 May 1811, Xenia, Ohio; died 13 Feb 1880.16  He was a son of Eli Adams.  This family lived in Coles Co. in 1850.17

 Children: (Adams)

i. William Henry Harrison, born 30 Mar 1839, Effingham Co., IL; died 12 Mar 1890; buried Long Creek Cemetery, Effingham Co., IL; married (1) Sarah E. Campbell, 30 Aug 1861, Coles Co., IL.  She was born 7 Sept 1837; died 14 Jan 1866.  (2) Hannah Westfall Conklin, 27 Aug 1867, Frankfort, IL.  She was born 26 Oct 1842, Plymouth, OH; died 19 Nov 1932, Chicago, Cook, IL.  She was the daughter of William and Delia (Kellogg) Conklin of Westchester and Dutchess Cos., NY. 
ii. Elizabeth Emmarine, born 24 Mar 1843, Effingham Co., IL; died Feb 1918, Decatur, IL; married James A. Wilson, 21 Dec 1861, Coles Co., IL.  He also died in Decatur.
iii. Eliza Ann, born 24 Nov 1846, Effingham Co., IL; died Aug 1921, Decatur, IL; married Thomas J. Kizer.  He died 7 June 1930. Attorney in Little Falls, Minnesota.
iv. Eli Parker, born 22 July 1851, IL; died after 1939; married Emma Adelia Ross, 25 Aug 1880, Pontiac, IL.  She died in  1937.
v. John James, born 6 Sept 1853, probably in IL; died 12 Sept 1854.
vi. Mary Adaline, died 8 July 1861, probably in IL; buried at Dry Grove Cemetery, Coles Co., IL.

Elizabeth L. Gannaway5 (Elizabeth4, William Ligon3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 18 Feb 1820, KY; died 23 Apr 1913, Coles Co., IL14; married Robertson Gannaway, a cousin, 28 Dec 1836, Coles Co., IL.    He was born 23 Oct 1810, Grayson Co., KY. Paula and Louisa are not in the 185018, 186019 or 187020 censuses.  Unverified family information place Paula and Louisa among the children of Robertson and Elizabeth Gannaway.

 Children:  (Gannaway) 

i. Sarah Elizabeth, born c1838, IL; died before 1925; married William Harmon Hart, 21 Dec 1854, Coles Co., IL.
ii. John W., born c1839, IL; died c1853.14
iii. Rhoda Jane, born 12 Sept 1840, Coles Co., IL; died 16 Dec 1926, Cowley Co., KS; married John M. Reynolds, 30 Sept 1858, Coles Co., IL.  John was born 1 Sept 1834, Harper Co., KY.
iv. Robert J., born c1843, IL; married Alice A. Gannaway, daughter of William W. and Rebecca Jane Campbell Gannaway, 26 Mar 1873, Coles Co., IL. 
v. Susan T., born c1848, IL; died after 1870; married James Campbell.  Lived at Charleston, IL.
vi. Abraham D., born c1850, IL.  He is one month old in census.
vii. Samuel T., born c1852, IL; died 189914; married Mary M. Jones, 25 Sept 1878, Coles Co., IL.  She was born 1861; died 1943.14 
viii. James W., born c1855, IL; died after 1870.
ix. Paula, reportedly buried at Dry Grove Cemetery, Coles Co., IL.
x. Louisa, not in the 1850 or 1860 census.14

Nancy D. Gannaway5 (Elizabeth4, William Ligon3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 5 Nov 1824 (gravestone date may be 3-4 years too early), KY; died 19 June 1879, Coles Co., IL14; married Adam W. Hart, c1843.  He was the son of Silas and Hannah Jordan Hart, born 3 Jan 1823, White Co., IL; died 22 July 1895, Coles Co., IL. Unverified family information place Louisa and Adda in the family of Adam and Nancy Hart.  Perhaps the daughter Louisa has been mistakenly placed in the Gannaways’ and the Harts’ family? 

 Children: (Hart)

i. Abraham D., born c1844, IL; died 25 Apr 1846.14
ii. Amanda E., born c1845, IL; married Patrick C. Sanders, 21 Dec 1865, Coles Co., IL.
iii. Elizabeth J., born c1847, IL; married John R. Love, 1 Jan 1865, Coles Co., IL.
iv. Hannah Margaret, born c1848, IL; married Jacob Deckard 17 May 1868, Coles Co., IL.
v. Pollie A., born c1851, IL; married George C. Morrison, 9 July 1867, Coles Co., IL.
vi. Mercena, born c1853; married Curtis G. Wheat, 10 Apr 1868, Coles Co., IL.
vii. Thomas, born c1855; died after 1870; buried at Dry Grove Cemetery, Coles Co., IL.
viii. Mary, reportedly buried at Dry Grove Cemetery, Coles Co., IL.
ix. William, born c1859, IL; died after 1870.21
x. Louisa
xi. Adda, reportedly buried at Dry Grove Cemetery, Coles Co., IL.

William L.5 (John R.4, Williams Ligon3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born c1818, KY; died after 1870; married Lydia (   ).  The family lived in Hardin Co., KY.  There is no document found so far proving that William L. is a son of John.  However, he lived close to John and Thomas.  Also, he identified himself as “William L.”, likely having been named for his grandfather.

 Children:

i. John R., born c1844, KY; died after 1870.
ii. Martin H., born c1851, KY; died after 1870.
iii. Ann, born c1856, KY; died after 1870.
iv. Lydia B., born c1859, KY; died after 1870.
v. William, born c1861; died after 1870.

John W.5 (John R.4, William Ligon3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born c1823, KY; died after 1880, possibly Muhlenberg Co., KY; married Lucinda Morrison, 18 Aug 1846,  Hardin Co., KY.  She was born 28 Dec 1830, KY; died after 1890, possibly at Louisville, KY, where she lived, widowed, with the Tinsleys. However, there is a gravestone for one Lucinda Williams with her birthdate, but no death date, at Pleasant Hope Cemetery, McLean Co., KY.  This family is found in Hardin County, KY in 1850,22 1860,23 187024 and 1880.25 There is some question about a couple of the children.  Angela is listed as a 14 year old daughter in 1880, but is not enumerated in the family in 1870.  Lucinda was listed as the mother-in-law of James H. Hicks in 1900, whose wife was Betty A. Hicks.  It is not known if Betty was Betty Angela, the same as the 1880 daughter.

 Children:

i. Henry, born c1846, KY; married Penelope M. Stark, 8 Nov 1868, Hardin Co., KY.
ii. John T., born c1847, KY; married Susan Richardson, 22 Oct 1868, Hardin Co., KY.  Both were living in Gentry Co., MO in 1920.26
iii. William, born c1849, KY; six months old in 1850 census.
iv. Sarah Ann, born c1853, KY; married James R. Morrison, 2 June 1868, Hardin Co., KY.
v. Abraham, born c1854, KY; died after 1870.
vi. Martha Eulilliani(?), born 13 Oct 1855(?), Hardin Co., KY; died after 1870. 
vii. George Kerfoot, born 3 April 1856 (?), Hardin Co., KY; died 26 June 1952, Gardner, Johnson, Kansas; married (1) Palestine Capitola Vertrees, 24 Aug 1876, Hardin Co., KY.  She was born 4 July 1858, Hardin Co., KY; died 8 Aug 1910, Cass Co., MO.  She was the daughter of Elhanan and Mary Woodring Vertrees (2) Sarah Frances McDowell, after 1911.  She was born 29 Jan 1872, KS; died 13 May 1946, Miami Co., KS.  He and first wife Palestine are buried in Glenwild Cemetery, Cass Co., MO.  Sarah is buried in the old cemetery in Louisberg, KS.
viii. Elizabeth A., born 6 June 1858, Hardin Co., KY; died before 1860.  Birth  found in county records.
ix. Robert, born c1860, KY; died after 1870.
x. Frank, born c1862, KY; died after 1880.
xi. Angela, born May 1862/1866 (per 1880 census); died after 1900, probably Muhlenberg Co., KY;  if she is the same as Bettie A., then she married James H. Hicks, c1880, probably  Muhlenberg Co., KY.  He was born Oct 1851, KY; died after 1900.
xii. Minnie Belle, born 22 June 1868, Hardin Co., KY; died 26 Oct 1961, Booker, Lipscomb, Texas; married James Samuel Jackson Hinton, 24 Nov 1886, Muhlenberg Co., KY.  He was the son of John and Nancy Jackson Hinton.  He was born 4 July 1862, Owensburg, Daviess Co., KY; died 17 Oct 1946, Booker, Lipscomb Co., TX.  Both are buried at Heart Cemetery, Lipscomb Co., TX.
xiii. Lillian Dale, born 20 Aug 1872, Hardin Co., KY; died 27 Apr 1951, Louisville, KY; married Mose Tinsley, 5 Mar 1889, Muhlenberg Co., KY.  He was born 13 May 1862, probably Ohio Co., KY, the son of John and Catherine Tinsley; died 6 May 1954, Louisville, KY.  Both are buried at Evergreen Cemetery, Louisville, KY.

Martha Jane5 (John R.4, William Ligon3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born c1842, KY; died after 1860; married Jesse Q. Kerfoot, 22 Nov 1859,  Hardin Co., KY.27

 Children:  (Kerfoot)

i. George, born c1862; died young.
ii. Annie, born c1864; unmarried.
iii. Clarence Weldon, born 9 Sept 1866, Longgrove, Hardin, KY; married Annie M. Richardson, c1898.  Removed to OK.
iv. Melvin, born c1871, KY; probably is the  M.H. who married Edney Glasscock. 
v. Clitus, born c1874, KY.
vi. Evaline, not in 1880 census; married Mr. Duncan.

Sarah L.5 (Samuel4, William Ligon3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born c1825; no death date, but buried at Dry Grove Cemetery, Coles Co., IL; married John James Gannaway.  He was born c1826; died after 1870.14  John Ganaway, 80, lived with them in 1870.28  John was a widower when they married.

 Children: (Gannaway)15

i. Sarah, born c1855; may have married before 1870 census.
ii. Samuel, born c1856; died c1899; married Mary M. Jones, 28 Sept 1878, Coles Co., IL.  She was the daughter of John and Ruth Jones.  She was born c1861; died c1943; both are buried at Dry Grove Cemetery.
iii. Margaret E., born c1858; married Simeon Horsley, 9 Oct 1877, Coles Co., IL. Lived Mattoon, IL in 1887.  Simeon died 4 Oct 1912, Enid, Garfield, OK.
iv. Artemisia, born c1860.
v. Abraham, born c1861; married Laura Hoyt.
vi. John, born c1864; married Lucy Fuller.

Nancy A.5 (Samuel4, William Ligon3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born c1820's; died after 1910, probably Canadian Co., OK; married John S.  Kerfoot, 21 Feb 1850, Hardin Co., KY. John was born c1825, KY; died after 1910, probably Canadian Co., OK.  George and John went to Oklahoma in 1889, with perhaps a third brother.15  John and Nancy lived with the Arnolds in 1910.

 Children: (Kerfoot)

i. William T. , born 23 Dec 1850, KY; died 15 Sept 1872, probably Hardin Co.29; unmarried.
ii. Samuel T., born 6 June 1853, KY; died 10 Mar 1901, probably Hardin Co.29; unmarried.
iii. Margaret A., born 4 Apr 1854, Hardin, KY; married Dr. Charles D. Arnold, 12 Feb 1880, Hardin Co., KY. They resided in El Reno, OK.
iv. Marion Monroe, born 20 1857, Hardin,  KY; married Ida Allen; resided Oklahoma City, OK.
v. Evaline, born 27 Sept 1859, Hardin, KY.
vi. Jefferson Davis, born c1861, KY; died 28 Sept 188829;  unmarried.
vii. George Henry born c1863, KY; married Nettie Meadors.
viii. John Samuel, born 21 Sept 1865, Elizabethtown, Hardin, KY; died 18 Sept 1937; married Lydia B. Miller, 5 Feb 1896, Hardin Co., KY.  She was born 15 Feb 1873; died 20 Mar 1960.  Both are buried at Memorial Park Cemetery, Oklahoma City, OK.
ix. Cornelius D., born 15 May 1868, KY; died 14 Feb 1895, probably Hardin Co.29
x. Lizzie B., born 18 Apr 1870, KY; died 27 June 1893, probably Hardin Co.29
xi. Nannie W., born c1873; died 7 Nov 1888, probably Hardin Co.29

Mary Jane5 (Samuel4, William Ligon3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born c1836, KY; married Daniel  J. Snyder, 7 Dec 1854, Hardin Co., KY. Daniel was born c1832, KY.  In 1860, Daniel owned land worth $4500 and personal property valued at $1804.30  The family resided in Hardin County in 187031 and 1880.32

 Children: (Snyder)

i. Ann E., born 7 Aug 1854, Hardin Co., KY.33
ii. Margaret A., born 2 Mar 1857, Hardin Co., KY.33
iii. Commodore P., born 27 May 1858, probably Hardin Co., KY; died 29 June 1859, probably Hardin Co., KY.29 
iv. Alice, born 27 Dec 1859, Hardin Co.,  KY.30 
v. Mary E., born c1862, probably Hardin Co., KY.
vi. Samuel, born 19 May 1864, probably Hardin Co., KY; died 19 Oct 1864, probably Hardin Co., KY.29 
vii. Daniel M., born c1865, probably Hardin Co., KY.
viii. William, born c1867, probably Hardin Co., KY.
ix. Sally B., born c1871, probably Hardin Co., KY.
x. John R., born c1873, probably Hardin Co., KY.
xi. Harriet, born c1875, probably Hardin Co., KY.

Susan5 (Samuel4, William Ligon3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born c1838, KY; married John Wesley Snyder, 3 Sept 1861, Hardin Co., KY.  This family removed to Coles Co., IL in the spring of 1870.  They lived in Paradise Twp.,34 but were not found there in 1880.

 Children: (Snyder)

i. Samuel, born c1865, KY; died after 1870.
ii. Margaret, born c1868, KY; died after 1870.
iii. Sallie, born Feb 1870, KY.  6/12 mos. in census with note born Feb.

Mary5 (William G.4, William L.3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born c1825, KY; married William Todd, 18 Oct 1846, Henry Co., IA, apparently as his second wife.  He was born c1814, England.  Elizabeth, 18 in 1850, is too old to have been Mary's daughter.35  In 1860, this family lived in Yellow Spring Twp., Des Moines Co., IA.36  In 1870, Caroline, 28, born England was living with the family.37 It is not known if Caroline was the same person as Elizabeth, although the age matches.  Perhaps she was “Caroline Elizabeth”.

 Children: (Todd)

i. Sarah, born c1848, IA; married William H. Ballard, 16 Jan 1872, Des Moines, IA. He was 26 years old.
ii. Robert, born c1850, IA.
iii. John, born c1853, IA; married Elizabeth A. Wright, 30 Nov 1876, Des Moines, IA.  Eliza was 20 years old. 
iv. Edward, born c1854, IA; married Sarah Hutchinson, 8 Feb 1876, Des Moines, IA. Sarah was 19 years old.
v. George, born c1856, IA; died after 1870.
vi. Mary Ann, born c1857, IA; married William H. Watson, 13 Apr 1876, Des Moines, IA at home of her mother. William was 42 or 47 years old.
vii. Isaac, born c1859, IA; married Priscilla Jones, 29 Dec 1886, license not returned, Des Moines, IA. Priscilla was 19 years old.
viii. Frank, born c1861, IA; died after 1870.
ix. David, born c1863, IA; died after 1870.
x. Henry I., born c1864, IA; married Eva S. Southwall, 20 Apr 1892, license not returned.  Eva was 25 years old.
xi. Martha, born c1866, IA; married James F. Mitchell, 9 June 1884, Des Moines, IA.  They married at the house of William Ballard.

Mary Elizabeth5 (Reuben4, William Ligon3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born c1837, IL; died after 1880; married Samuel Adrin Williams, 21 Jan 1858, Coles Co., IL.  Samuel was born c1827, KY; died after 1880.  He may have been the son of Samuel and Margaret (Love) Williams of Hardin Co., KY, although there is some evidence he was related to Constant Williams, who was from a PA Williams family and not related to the VA group.  In 1870, there was a Samuel Williams, 32, with Mary A., 23.  He was a dry goods merchant, born KY and the couple had married in Apr 1870.38

 Children: (Williams)39

i. R(obert?) Yates, born c1859, IL; an  M.E. minister; married Lucinda Morrison, 19 Sept 1878, Coles Co., IL.
ii. William, born c1861, IL; died after 1880.

iii. Reuben Z., born c1864, IL; died after 1880.
iv. Mary P., born c1867, IL; died after 1880.
v. Millie J., born c1870, IL; died after 1880.
vi. Samuel, born c1873, IL; died after 1880.
vii. Joseph, born c1876, IL; died after 1880.

Mary Ann5 (Thomas4, William L.3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 22 Dec 1828, KY; died 15 Apr 1863, probably Hardin Co., KY; married Warren T. Cash, 8 Jan 1854, Hardin Co., KY.  He was born 18 Apr 1820, KY; died 13 July 1888, probably Hardin Co., KY.  This family removed to MO by 1860.  However, Warren and Mary Ann both have gravestones in Hardin Co., KY.

 Children:  (Cash)

i. William Thomas, born 21 Oct 1854, KY; died 1855; buried Gilead Baptist Church Cemetery, Hardin Co., KY.
ii. David, born c1861, MO.  Living with grandparents Thomas and Sallie Williams in 1870.

David5 (Thomas4, William L.3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born c1835, KY; died 14 Feb 1878, Cass Co., MO; married Sarah M. Cash, 9 Sept 1862, Hardin Co., KY.  She was born 20 Apr 1837, KY; died 9 Sept 1905, Cass Co., MO.

 Children:

i. Elizabeth, born c1864, KY; died after 1880.
ii. Thomas J., born c1866, IL; died after 1880.
iii. William L., born c1867, MO; died 1930.
iv. Letitia R., born c1869, MO; died after 1880.
v. David Robert, born Feb 1870, MO; died after 1880.
vi. Sally C., born c1872, MO; died after 1880.
vii. Martha E., born c1874, MO; died after 1880.
viii. Cynthia J., born c1875, MO; died after 1880.
ix. Margaret A., born 29 Oct 1876, MO; died 28 Nov 1900, Cass Co., MO.
x. James T., born c1879, MO; died after 1880.

Martha E.5 (Thomas4, William L.3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 22 May 1839, KY; died 27 Mar 1866, probably Johnson Co., MO; married Thomas D. Cash, 11 Jan 1857, Johnson Co., MO.  He was born 23 Oct 1834, KY; died 29 Feb 1908, Johnson Co., MO.  He married (2) Mary E. Cox.  She was born 7 Apr 1844; died 10 Sept 1877.  All three are buried at Hocker Cemetery, Johnson Co., MO.

 Child: (Cash)

i. William H., born c1859, MO; died 1929; married Mary M. (       ).  She was born 1858; died 1929. 

Mary Ann Ewing5 (Louisa4, William Ligon3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 5 Jan 1825, KY; died 13 Nov 1855, Coles Co., IL40; married Peter P. Miller, 19 Oct 1847, Coles Co., IL.  He married (2) Martha Jane Pritchard, 25 Nov 1857, Coles Co., IL.

 Children: (Miller)

i. Louise, born 8 Oct 1848, IL; died 1 Mar 191640; married Albert H. Odell, probably after 1870.  He was born 5 Aug 1844; died 7 Oct 1899.40
ii. Elizabeth, married Mr. Ellison, after 1870.
iii. Margaret, married Mr. Ellison, after 1870.

Samuel W. Ewing5 (Louisa4, William Ligon3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 23 Apr 1826, KY; died 15 Mar 1884, Tioga, TX; married Eliza Jane Montgomery, 17 Mar 1855, Coles Co., IL.15

 Children: (Ewing)

i. Annie, born c1859, IL; died after 1870.41
ii. Maggie, born c1859, IL; married Nola Hart in CA.
iii. Elmer E., born c1864, IL;  removed to Dallas, TX.
iv. Mattie E., born c1866, IL; married Mr. Vanzant, Oklahoma City, OK.
v. Charles, died Tioga, TX. He is not in the 1870 census.
vi. Finis; married Nellie Bradley; resided in  Oklahoma City, OK.  He is not in the 1870 census.
vii. William A., resided in  Washington, OK. He is not in the 1870 census.

William McAfee Ewing5 (Louisa4, William Ligon3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 21 Apr 1832, IL; died 16 Jan 1906; buried at New Indian Cemetery, Coles Co., IL; married Sarah A. Hughes, 4 Oct 1855, Coles Co., IL.  She died 7 Apr 1900.15

 Children: (Ewing)

i. Daniel W., born 20 Dec 1858; married Sarah Carrie Balch, 1 Sept 1886, Coles Co., IL.
ii. Luella P., born c1862; married Henry C. Allison, 22 Mar 1883, Coles Co., IL.
iii. William H., born 21 Sept 1866; married Mary Harpin.
iv. Lizzie, died before 1939.  She is not in the 1870 census.
 

James Thomas Ewing5 (Louisa4, William Ligon3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born c1835, IL; died 17 Nov 1913, probably Coles Co., IL; married Rebecca Jane Walker, 9 Sept 862, Coles Co., IL.  Both are buried at Muddy Point M.E. Cemetery, Coles Co.15

 Children: (Ewing)

i. Josephine, born 3 June 1863; died 22 Dec 1927; married Rev. Jasper Miller, 3 Oct 1883, Coles Co., IL.  He was born c1846; died 30 June 1934.
ii. Samuel W., born c1865, IL.
iii. Louisa, born c1868, IL.
iv. Gertrude, married Albert W. Evinger, 1 Jan 1895, Coles Co., IL. She is not in the 1870 census.
v. Charles, not in the 1870 census.

Mary Elizabeth Keller5 (Susan4, William Ligon3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 18 Apr 1831, IL; died 7 May 1901, Shelby Co., IL;  married James M. Snapp, 26 Feb 1852, Coles Co., IL. James was born 24 May 1830, Washington Co., TN; died 15 Feb 1899, Shelby Co., IL.

 Children: (Snapp)15,42

i. America Sophia, born 7 Apr 1853, IL; died 21 Jan 1913, Moline, IL; married Harvey McQuown, 14 Oct 1872, Coles Co., IL.  He was born Oct 1850, KY; died 11 Dec 1883, Coles Co., IL
ii. George Newton, born 13 Apr 1854, IL; died 3 Feb 1924, Joliet, Will, IL; married Cora Niles, 1 May 1888, Piatt Co., IL.  She was born 1863; death date unknown.
iii. Jacob A., born 27 Nov 1855, IL; died Jan 1856, IL; buried at Campground Cemetery, Coles Co, IL.
iv. Susan Hepsibah, born 3 Oct 1857, IL; died Sept 1929, St. Paul, Ramsey, MN; married Samuel Harry Curry, 12 Dec 1876, Coles Co., IL.  He was born c1851, Coles Co., IL; died 1931, St. Paul, Ramsey, MN.
v. William A. L., born c1859, IL; probably died between 1860-1870, as he is not found in 1870.
vi. Charles Christopher, born 13 Jan c1860, IL; died 13 May 1939, Shelby Co., IL; married Amelia Foster, 1 Mar 1887, Shelby Co., IL.  She was born 13 Jan 1864, Shelby Co., IL; died 17 June 1941, Shelby Co., IL.
vii. James Robert, born 17 Apr 1864, IL; died 1 Feb 945, Shelby Co., IL; married Clemma E. Spears, 11 Feb 1894, Shelby Co., IL.  She was born 20 Mar 1870, Marietta, OH; died 6 July 1952, Shelby Co., IL.  Much information on this family came from his probate file.
viii. Franklin Jacob, born 13 Jan 1866, IL; died 27 Feb 1938, St. Paul, Ramsey, MN.  He married (1) Louise E. Hoese, 18 Dec 1895, Shelby Co., IL.  She was born 1871, Shelby Co., IL; died 8 May 1908, Morgan Co., IL. (2) Eva Mauzey, 29 Dec 1910, Douglas Co., IL.  She was born 11 Nov 1886, Shelby, IL; died 15 Mar 1964, St. Paul, Ramsey, MN.
ix. Mary (Mayme) Ellen, born 15 July 1869, IL; died 12 Mar 1948, Soldiers’ Home, Wilmington, IL; married Joseph Newton Loving, 27 Aug 1892, Sangamon Co., IL.  He was born 25 Dec 1842, Coal Creek, Campbell Co., TN; died 24 Jan 1933, Decatur, Macon, IL.
x. John Thomas, born 7 Sept 1871, Coles Co., IL; died 21 Sept 1937, Blackwell, OK; married Sarah Catherine Cain, 3 July 1897, Shelby Co., IL.  She was born 3 July 1877, Shelby Co., IL; died 1 Jan 1951, Winfield, KS.

John Jackson Fritts5 (Parmelia Jane4, ?John3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 19 Jan 1828, Tn; died 1 Apr 1871, Crittenden Co., KY; married Rhoda Elizabeth/Caroline McCormick, 15 Dec 1850, Crittenden Co., KY.  She was born 22 Mar 1832, TN; died 29 Nov 1914, Crittenden Co., KY.  She was the daughter of Sam and Merica (Burnett) McCormick.

 Children: (Fritts)

i. Josiah Franklin, born 18 Sept 1852, KY; died 27 Aug 1944, Crittenden Co., KY; married Sarah “Tammie” Tennessee Elkins, 19 June 1870, Crittenden Co., KY.
ii. Phillip G., born 27 Feb 1854, KY; died 24 Nov 1878, Crittenden Co., KY; married Sarah Florence (    ), c1876.
iii. Mary Henry, born 1 Aug 1857, KY; died 30 Nov 1929, IL; married William Ephraim Fulkerson, 26 Sept 1873, Crittenden Co., KY.  He was born 12 Feb 1854, KY; died 28 Nov 1929, IL.  Both are buried at Gossage Cemetery, Pope Co., IL.
iv. John Alton, born 6 Dec 1859, KY; died 5 Feb 1933, IL; married Martha Isabel Long, 20 Nov 1895, Crittenden Co., KY.
v. Mahaly “Hattie” Emmaline, born c1862, KY; died 15 July 1933, KY; married Patrick Cain Gilbert, 8 Jan 1880, Crittenden Co., KY.  He was born 30 Apr 1858, KY; died 24 Sept 1929.  Both are buried at Pilot Knobb Cemetery, Crittenden Co., KY.
vi. Margaret Ellen, born 6 Mar 1865, KY; died 18 Feb 1946, KY; married Gale Forcum Ford, 29 Apr 1891, Crittenden Co., KY.  He was born 26 Sept 1861, Caldwell Co., KY; died 30 Nov 1932, KY.  He was the son of Hiram H. and Cynthia (Forcum) Ford. 
vii. Albert Alton, born June 1868, KY; died 1959; married Myrtle Newcom.  Both are buried at Repton Cemetery, Crittenden Co., KY.  They had no children. 
viii. Ida J., born 22 Oct 1872, KY; died 10 June 1930; unmarried. 

William M. Fritts5 (Parmelia Jane4, ?John3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born c27 Mar 1829, Roane Co., TN; died 17 Oct 1905, Karbers Ridge, Hardin, IL; married Martha Ann McCormick, 29 Mar 1847, Roane Co., TN.  She was born c1830, TN and was the sister of Rhoda who married Jack Fritts.

 Children: (Fritts)

i. James H., born 14 Aug 1848, TN; died 12 Aug 1851, KY; buried at Cripple Creek Cemetery, Crittenden Co., KY.
ii. Parmelia Angeline, born c1852, KY; married Bill Ginger.
iii. Henry Preston, born 6 Jan 1854, KY; died 31 July 1928, Louisville, KY; married (1) Missouri Ginger, c1874 (2) Louvenia Williams, c1881.
iv. Anne Clementine, born 25 Nov 1857, KY; died 27 Oct 1941, Hardin Co., IL; married William Britton Stacey.
v. Ellen Angeline, born 10 July 1856, KY; died 5 Oct 1920; married (1) John T. Ginger (2) Melburn O. Patton.
vi. Robert Charles, born c1868, IL; married Ella Warford.
vii. Margaret, married Joe Ginger.
viii. Martha, married Albert Benbrook.

Phillip M. Fritts5 (Parmelia Jane4, ?John3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 13 Feb 1833, Roane Co., TN; died 30 July 1896, Crittenden Co., KY; married (1) Permecia M. Wilson, 13 Sept 1853, Crittenden Co., KY.  She was born 1833, KY; died 23/26 June 1877, Crittenden Co., KY (2) Martha Jane Conger, 30 Nov 1878, Crittenden Co., KY.  She was born 17 Apr 1854, AR; died 29 Oct 1948, Crittenden Co., KY.  She was the daughter of Lemuel and Sarah (Paris) Conger.

 Children: (Fritts)

i. John McChesney, born 13 July 1854, KY; died 2 Sept 1926, Crittenden Co., KY; married Mary Elizabeth Bebout, 4 Feb 1875, Crittenden Co., KY.  She was born 3 Mar 1853, KY; died 31 Oct 1932.  She was the daughter of Enoch and Mary Hannah Bebout.
ii. Nancy Jane, born c1857, KY; married (1) Jesse B. Hughes, 19 Feb 1878, Crittenden Co., KY. He was born 1856, KY and was the son of Ira B. and Cynthia (Frank) Hughes. (2) William M. Clark.
iii. Phillip W., born 9 Dec 1858, KY; died ¾ July 1896, Crittenden Co., KY; married Modenia LaRue Mathews, 21 Nov 1882, Crittenden Co., KY.  She was born 2 Dec 1867, Kyl died 17 Oct 1952, St. Louis, MO; buried Friedens Cemetery there.  She was the daughter of William Henry Mathews.
iv. Malvina K., born c1862, KY; died 1928; married Bazil Pierce Butler, Jr., 1 Oct 1878, Crittenden Co., KY.  He was born c1853, KY, the son of Bazil Pierce and Sarah F. (Jarrell) Butler.
v. Mary Tom, born c1864, KY; died 2 Nov 1926; married Emanuel S. Conger, 18 Dec 1883, Crittenden Co., KY.  Emanuel was born 30 Apr 1866, Crittenden Co., KY; died 17 June 1933, KY.  He was the son of Elisha and Jane R. (Conger) Conger and had a twin, Nathaniel.
vi. Josephine, born c1866, KY; died 4 Aug 1904, Carroll Co., TN; buried Crittenden Co., KY; married Samuel Young Conger, 14 Mar 1888, Crittenden Co., KY.  Sam was born 28 Nov 1867, Putnam Co., TN; died 22 Feb 1955, Linden, Perry, TN.  He was the son of Josiiah and Arabella Wallace (Young) Conger.  Sam married (2) Lonia Mitchell (3) Minnie Ledbetter, 23 Apr 1912, Parsons, Decatur, TN.  She died 3 July 1960.
vii. Anthony Hodge, born cJuly 1867, KY; married Lou Adams, 9 Mar 1889, Hardin Co., IL.  She was born c1869, KY and was the daughter of Joel and Amanda E. (Williams) Adams.
viii. Susan Alice, born c1874, KY; married (1) R.C. Moon, 31 May 1889, Crittenden Co., KY (2) possibly William King.  She had no children.
ix. William S., born May 1876, KY; died 3 Mar 1917, Crittenden Co., KY; buried Dunn Springs Cemetery, Crittenden Co., KY; married Lillie Barger.
x. Paul Walker, born Aug 1879; married Sarah Willie Long, 19 Jan 1899, Crittenden Co., KY.  She was born Feb 1881, KY; died 1948; buried Freedom General Baptist Church Cemetery, Crittenden Co., KY.
xi. Lillie Bell, born Sept 1885, KY; died 1973; buried Mapleview Cemetery, Crittenden Co., KY; married Bales Paris.  He was born 1876; died 1958 and was the son of William J. and Nancy E. (Swancey) Paris.
Preston H. Fritts5 (Parmelia Jane4, ?John3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 6 May 1836, Roane Co., TN; died 1 Sept 1910, Crittenden Co., KY; married (1) Sarah Catherine Butler, 11 Oct 1855, Crittenden Co., KY.  She was born 8 June 1838, Livingston Co., KY; died 24 Nov 1883, Crittenden Co., KY.  She was the daughter of Gabriel and Eleanor (Wilson) Butler (2) Melvina Ford, 29 Oct 1884, Crittenden Co., KY.  She was born 21 Sept 1839, Hawkins Co., TN; died 5 May 1926, KY.  She was the daughter of Burton and Cynthia (Everett) Ford.  She had no children.

 Children: (Fritts)

i. Mary Ellen, born Aug 1856, KY; died Nov 1856, Crittenden Co., KY, according to a county death record.  Gravestone says died 16 Aug 1856, aged 6 weeks.
ii. William M., born Jan 1858, KY; died 31 Jan 1858.  Death record says died 23 Jan 1857, 6 weeks old, of brain fever.
iii. Sarah Elizabeth, born 22 Mary 1858/9, KY; died 15 Apr 1935, Lyon, KY; buried at Mt. Zion Cemetery; married Thomas J. Springs, 20 Sept 1877, Crittenden Co., KY.  He was born 11 May 1839; died 23 Aug 1916.
iv. Robert Columbus, born 2 Nov/Dec 1860, KY; died 6 Jan 1861 of head complaints.
v. Henry G., born 4 Apr 1863, KY; died 20 Jan 1917; married William Ann Johnson, 21 Dec 1887, Crittenden Co., KY.  She was born 4 mar 1866/8, KY; died 5 Mar 1950.  She was the daughter of David and Margaret Ann (Ashley) Johnson. 
vi. John E., born 10 Apr 1865, KY; died 10 Oct 1868, KY.
vii. Annie J., born 22 Feb 1867, KY; died 4 Apr 1960; married John R. Simpson, 25 Feb 1883, Crittenden Co., KY.  John was born 20 Feb 1860; died 19 Oct 1945.  He was the son of John P. and Mary J. Simpson.
viii. Peter W., born 17 Jan 1869, KY; died 7 Sept 1872.
ix. Lula Ella, born 21 Apr 1871, KY; married William J. Manuel, 1 Feb 1888, Crittenden Co., KY.  Both are buried at Pilot Knobb Cemetery, Crittenden Co., KY.
x. Emmitt Herman, born 15 Jan 1873, KY; died 25 Jan 1939; married Elizabeth Ann Burnett, 8 Mar 1899, Crittenden Co., KY.  She was born 4 Feb 1879; died 20 Oct 1967.  She was the daughter of Charles Joseph and Susan Ellen (Parmley) Burnett.
xi. Jesse P., born 13 June 1875, KY; died 23 May 1931; married Laura M. Gilbert, 6 Feb 1901, Crittenden Co., KY.  She was born 11 Mar 1875; died 30 Mar 1942.  She was the daughter of James M. and Sarah Angeline (Worley) Gilbert.
xii. Roxie Ann/Lee, born c1878/80, KY; died 1964; married Victor Pingre Hurst, 27 Apr 1897, Hardin Co., IL.  He was born 3 July 1877, Crittenden Co., KY; died 11 Mar 1922.  He was the son of James Allen and Martha Ann (Oakley) Hurst.

Phillip J. Fritts5 (Mary Ann4, ?John3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 15 May 1832, TN; died 3 Dec 1909, probably Loudon Co., TN40; married (1) Joannah Johnson, 24 Aug 1852, Roane Co., TN.  She was born 10 July 1831, TN; died 13 Dec 1869, in the part of Roane Co. that is now Loudon.44   (2) Nancy.  She was born c1840, TN; died after 1880.43  A P.J. Fritts married Nannie M. Bryant, 4 Feb 1873 and Phillip J. Fritts married Naomi Petre, 11 Apr 1876, both in Loudon Co. Mother-in-law Sarah Smith, 56, lived with them in 1880.  Family records also indicate a Patsy Jane, born 21 Aug 1857; died 3 July 1858.  If so, then Phillip must have had two daughters named Martha who died before the one who married William Kiggan. 

Children: (Fritts)

i. Mary Lee, born 5 May c1851, TN; died before 16 Sept 1888; married Stephen H. Decker, 20 Sept 1874, Loudon Co., TN.
ii. Franklin, born 30 July c1853, TN; died 2 Oct 1867, Roane Co., TN.
iii. Nancy Ann, born 2 May c1856, TN; married William Lafayette Norton, 11 Apr 1875, Roane Co., TN.  He was born 27 Mar 1853, TN; died 24 Sept 1915, Blount Co., TN; buried at Logan’s Chapel Cemetery, Blount Co., TN.  He was the son of Henry Wilson and Sarah Elizabeth (Seaton) Norton.
iv. Martha, born c1858, TN; died after 1860.
v. Martha Elizabeth, born 24 July 1865, TN; married William W. Kiggan, 30 Dec 1880, Loudon co., TN.
vi. Melia, born 30 May 1865, TN; married Stephen H. Decker, 16 Sept 1888, Loudon Co., TN.  He was the widow of her sister, Mary.
vii. Matilda Eveline, born 11 June1867, TN; married Avery Calvin Fritts, 25 Dec 1888, Loudon Co., TN. They lived at Barren Fork, KY.
viii. Daughter, born and died 13 Dec 1869, Roane Co., TN; buried at Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Loudon Co., TN.
ix. Phillip Martin, born 1 Nov 1893, TN; died 13 Feb 1958; buried at Memorial Gardens, Loudon Co., TN; married Mary Mahulda Taylor, 24 Dec 1920, Loudon Co., TN.  She was born 30 June 1894, Fentress Co., TN; died 14 Nov 1961.  She was the daughter of Berry and Susan (Little) Taylor.

George Washington Fritts5 (Mary Ann4, ?John3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 28 May 1836, Morgan Co., TN; died 27 Nov 1906, Morgan Co., TN; married Martha Helen Bunn, 28 Dec 1855, Roane Co., TN.  She was born 6 June 1836, NC; died 3 Nov 1915, Morgan Co., TN.  She was the daughter of Clemons and Siddie (Cydia) Powell Bunn.  They lived in Roane Co. in 1860.45

 Children: (Fritts)

i. J.Clarence Robert, born Oct 1856, TN; died Feb 1913; at the state penitentiary, Nashvill, TN; married (1) Bettie Vann, 12 Dec 1878, Roane Co., TN.  She was born c1854, TN; died Aug 1896 (2) Matilda Whalen.
ii. William Moore, b. 15 Sept 1858, TN; died 21 Oct 1931; married Sarah Caldonia Norton, 18 Apr 1875, Loudon Co., TN.  Callie was born 17 May 1859, Blount Co., TN; died 13 May 1928.  She was the daughter of Henry Wilson and Sarah Elizabeth (Seaton) Norton.
iii. John H., b. 15 Oct 1860, TN; died 4 Apr 1939; married America Mason, 15 Nov 1885, Oliver Springs, Anderson, TN.  John was called “Crippled John”
iv. Infant, born and died young.
v. Mary Ann, born 15 Apr 1867, TN; died 14 Mar 1913; married Horace Maynard Fritts.  He was born 15 Feb 1857, TN and was the son of Rev. Henry W. and Caroline (Johnson) Fritts.
vi. Henry E., born Apr 1869; died c1885, after having been hit by a train.
vii. James W., born 18 Aug 1872, TN; died 7 Sept 1915; buried at Oliver Springs Cemetery, Anderson Co., TN; married (1) Laura Peters, 5 Feb 1893, Anderson Co., TN.  She died 1896; buried Oliver Springs Cemetery (2) Mrs. Florence (Hall) Winston, after 1900.  She was born c1883; died 1922; also buried at Oliver Springs.
viii. Martin, born Sept 1874, TN; died 22 July 1916; married Flora Richardson.  She was born 30 Apr 1887, NC; died 14 Feb 1960.
ix. Phillip Jackson, born 9 Sept 1878, TN; died 22 Apr 1956; married Harriet Elizabeth Beene.

James Hope5 (William4, John3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born c1833, TN; died 10 Mar 1894, Webster Co., MO46; married Nancy Emmaline Hampton, 5 Jan 1862, Webster Co., MO.  She was born 30 Jan 1837, TN; died 18 Mar 1908, Hume, MO.47

 Children:

i. Samuel Oliver Hope, born 7 Oct 1862, MO; married Roxzenia Davenport, 31 Jan 1886, Webster Co., MO.
ii. William N., born 19 Mar 1864, MO; died 1 Apr 1864, MO.
iii. James Howard, born c1865, MO; married Carolina Louisa Rabenau, 27 Jan 1885, Webster Co., MO.
iv. Mary Emmaline, born c1867, MO; died after 1870.
v. Edith H., born 30 Sept 1869, MO; died 30 Sept 1869, MO.
vi. Julia May, born 6 Oct 1870, MO.
vii. Charles Orin, born 17 June 1873, MO.
viii. Cora Belle, born 27 Sept 1875, Joplin, MO; died 8 Aug 1966, Compton, Los Angeles, CA; married John Joseph Clem, 11 Mar 1903.

Myra5 (William4, John3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born c1834, TN; died 26 Nov 1900, Greene Co., MO; married (1) Absolem Hicks, date not recorded, but listed between Aug-Sept 1855, Greene Co., MO.  He died c1862-67.  (2) James Barton, 19 May 1867, probably Webster Co., MO.  He was born c1847, MO; died after 1870.48  The family lived in Webster Co. in 1860.49

 Children: (Hicks)

i. Emma E., born c1856, MO; died after 1900; married Hezekiah M. Sayers, 24 Jan 1878, Webster Co., MO.
ii. Susan H., born c1859, MO; died after 1870.
iii. Otho, born c1862, MO; died after 1870.

Child: (Barton)

iv. Rebecca F., born c1868, MO; died after 1870.

Mary Ann Fritts5 (Frances Jane4, ?John3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born c1832, probably TN; died 21 Dec 1893, Lanes Prairie, Maries, MO; married James M. Bradshaw, c1852, shortly after her family moved to MO.  James M. was born c1829, OH; died 4 Aug 1903.  James married (2) Sarah A. Talley, 6 Dec 1895, Maries Co., MO.50

 Children:  (Bradshaw)

i. Jermina, born c1853, MO.
ii. Frances, born c1855, MO; married Wingfield S. Slater, 30 Jan 1876, Maries Co., MO.
iii. Louise A., born 15 Jan 1857, MO.
iv. John W., born 8 May 1859, MO.
v. Martin L., born 25 Nov 1861, MO.
vi. Mary L., born 25 Apr 1866, MO; married Quincy D. Kinkead, 26 Apr 1885, Maries Co., MO.
vii. James M., born 1 Apr 1868, MO.
viii. Phillip S., born 3 Feb 1871, MO.
ix. Robert W., born 21 Apr 1873, MO.

Robert Wesley Fritts5 (Frances Jane4, ?John3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 11 July 1835, Roane Co., TN; died 20 Mar 1917, Maries Co., MO; married Mary Elizabeth Prinnell, 6 Dec 1857, Maries Co., MO.  Elizabeth was born 1 Sept 1839, Maries Co., MO; died 17 Mar 1917, three days before her husband.  She was the daughter of August and Millie Shepherd Prinnell.50

 Children: (Fritts)

i. William Robert, born 22 Sept 1858, MO; married Permelia F. Southerd.  She was born Oct 1858, MO; died in southeastern KS.
ii. Mary Augusta, born 1 Aug 1860, MO; married (1) William E. Giesler, 8 Dec 1878, Maries Co. , MO (2)W.Y. Morelock.
iii. Eria Eldora, born 30 Apr 1868, MO; married F.M. Carrington.
iv. Theodore Elsworth, born 26 Feb 1871, MO; married Nora Mosher, 15 Dec 1891, Maries Co., MO.  She was a daughter of James Mosher.  Possibly moved to CO.
v. Emma Lena, born 15 Sept 1878, MO.

Parmelia Jane Fritts5 (Frances Jane4, ?John3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 25 Aug 1841, Roane Co., TN; died 10 Feb 1924, MO; married John Elbert Love, 14 Feb 1861, MO.  John was born 11 Nov 1840, MO, died 10 Jan 1925, MO.  He was the son of Harvey C. and Margaret Sands Love.  In 1870, the Loves lived in Maries County, MO with the four oldest children.50

 Children: (Love)

i. Stephen W., born 5 Sept 1862; died 11 Dec 1933; married Lou Smith, 26 Oct 1882, Maries Co., MO.  She was from Gasconade Co., MO.
ii. Thomas L., born 7 Apr 1866; died 10 Aug 1950.
iii. William N., born 27 Feb 1868; died 29 July 1917; married Sarah (  ).
iv. Walker A., born 26 Apr 1870; died Feb 1937; married Cora (  ).
v. Delora C., twin, born 10 Aug 1872; died 26 Mar 1938; married Sarah Elta Key, 13 Aug 1893.
vi. Robert Lee, twin, born 10 Aug 1872; died 12 Sept 1874.
vii. Etta Evelyn, born 12 Sept 1877; died 16 Sept 1950; married William R. Hutchinson, 3 Feb 1901.
viii. Mathew G., born 23 Nov 1880; died 22 Dec 1888.

Nancy Jane Fritts5 (Frances Jane4, ?John3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 25 Aug 1843, Roane Co., TN; died after 1916; married Henry C. Bradshaw, 22 Feb 1864, Maries Co., MO. Henry C. was born c1843, IL; d. 28 July 1894, Galena, Cherokee, Kansas.  He was the son of J. and Elizabeth Bradshaw.  Only one child is known for this couple, but there may have been others.50

Child: (Bradshaw)

i. W. L.

Marion Franklin Fritts5 (Frances Jane4, ?John3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 25 Aug 1845, Roane Co., TN; died 20 Mar 1932, KS; married (1) Ella Eliza Prinnell.  She was  born 30 Aug 1843; died 4 May 1900; buried Hickory Grove Cemetery, Vichy, Maries MO.  She was the daughter of Augustus and Millie Shepherd Prinnell. (2) Mrs. Kate M. Bibb of Montgomery Co., MO.  Children were by first wife.50

 Children: (Fritts)

i. Oscar, born Oct 1864, MO; married Emma (  ).  She was born Sept 1870, MO.  This couple later on lived in Kenrick, CO.
ii. Otto C., born June 1876, MO.  Later lived in Osage City, KS.

Charles S. Stephens5 (Susannah4, Charles3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 29 Mar 1821, TN; died 15 Dec 1858; buried at Stephens Cemetery, Morgan Co., TN; married Pleacy A..  She was born c1820; died after 1850.  This family lived in Morgan Co. in 1850.  It is possible that only Harriet is Charles' child.51

 Children: (Stephens)

i. Elizabeth, born c1838; died after 1850.
ii. Isabella, born c1840; died after 1850.
iii. Harriet, born c1850; possibly the one who married William Griffith,  5 Feb 1864, Morgan Co. TN.

Mary Stephens5 (Susannah4, Charles3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born c1837, TN; died after 1890; married (1) Inman McPeters, 2 May 1858, Morgan Co., TN.  He was born c1837 and died during the Civil War.  (2) William B. Willson, 27 Oct 1874,  Morgan Co., TN.  Mary and Sampson lived with her mother in 1870. 52 By 1890, Mary A. Wilson, formerly the widow of Inman McPeters, reported that he was a private, B Co., 2nd TN Infantry, in the 1890 veterans’ census.53

  Child:  (McPeters)

i. Sampson, born c1862, TN; married Ettie McCartt, 21 Mar 1882, Morgan Co., TN.

Malinda Davis5 (Amanda4, Charles3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born c1825; died 30 Sept 1854, probably Morgan Co., TN; married Abner F. Staples, about Jan 1845, probably  Morgan Co.  He was born c1825; died 22 Feb 1863 of brain fever while being held in a rebel prison, Knoxville, Knox, TN.  He enlisted in Co., K, 5th Regiment of TN Volunteers on 15 Apr 1862.  Abner married (2) Telitha C. Morgan, about 10 May 1855, Morgan Co., TN. Abner was the lone adult in the 1860 household, so Telitha may have died before that time.  There were three more Staples children in the 1860 household – Katy, born c1856, Anna, born c1858, and Susannah, who was born c1860 (eight months old in census.)

 Children: (Staples)54, 55

i. John M., born 14 Nov 1847, TN; died 20 Aug 1913, Pulaski Co., KY; buried in Somerset Cemetery there; married Delilah Rutha Duncan, May 1870, probably Morgan Co.  She was born c1848, TN, the daughter of Craven and Polly Shannon Duncan.  John was a saddler in 1870.
ii. Joseph S., born c1849, TN; died 6 Mar 1907, probably Morgan Co., TN; buried at Liberty Cemetery.  He was living with Reuben and Lucinda Davis, Morgan Co., TN, Household 222 in 1880.
iii. Mary, born 25 Aug 1851, TN; died 30 Apr 1908; buried at Oakdale, Morgan Co. ,TN; married John Henry Blake, 21 Oct 1871, Morgan Co., TN.  He was born 6 Mar 1847; died 14 Mar 1935 and is also buried at Oakdale.  Mary lived with the Reuben Davis family in 1870.

Susannah Davis5 (Amanda4, Charles3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 20 Jan 1828, TN; died 9 Dec 1905, Morgan Co.56; married (1)Lemuel Summers, c1846, probably Morgan Co.  He was  born 15 Jan 1815, SC; died 19 Mar 1854, probably Morgan Co. (2) William Adkins, c. 1855, probably Morgan Co.  He was born c1836, died after 1870.57  All three are buried at Nelson Cemetery, Morgan Co., TN.  Undocumented family information indicates there were also the following children:  Sarah, born 25 Apr 1852, Caroline, born 24 Jan 1854, and Catherine, born 18 Dec 1855, Charlie, born 15 Nov 1858 and John, born 31 Mar 1860.  If so, all must have died young as none are found in the 1860 census. 

 Children:  (Summers)

i. Nancy, born 9 Feb 1847/8, TN; died 13 Apr 1904; married John B. Pettit, 28 Nov 1872, Morgan Co., TN.
ii. Malinda, born c1849, TN; died 13 Sept 1904; unmarried.
iii. James Anderson, born 23 Sept 1850, TN; died 10 Aug 1931; married Susan Powell, 30 Dec 1875, Morgan Co., TN.  She was the daughter of Garrett Stanton and Martha Hatfield Powell.  She was born 6 Nov 1857; died 11 May 1937.56

Children: (Adkins)

iv. A. Jackson, born 24 Nov 1856, TN; died 30 Nov 1930; married Susan Summers, 22 Dec 1878, Morgan Co., TN.
v. Reuben, born c1863, TN; married Sarah E. Summers, 10 Dec 1885, Morgan Co., TN.
vi. Mary, born 17 Nov 1865, TN; died 15 May 1938; married William Calvin Powell, 28 Dec 1884, Morgan Co., TN.
vii. McGouly (per 1870 census) or Magulia, (per 1880 census), daughter, born c1867 or 16 Apr 1868, TN.
viii. Julia, born 4 Oct1869, TN; died 1947;  married Noah Hamby, 21 July 1889, Morgan Co., TN.  He was born 1866; died 1929.  Both are buried at Nelson Cemetery, Morgan Co., TN.
ix. Matilda, born 17 Oct 1871, TN.

Charles G. Davis5 (Amanda4, ?Reuben3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born c1826, TN; died after 187058; married Lucinda, c1848, probably Morgan Co., TN.  She was born c1825, NC; died after 1870.  In 1860, Charles was living in Roane Co., next door to his brother, Reuben.59  He was a farmer with property worth $250.  The family still lived in Roane  County in 1870.

Children:  (Davis)

i. Joseph, born c1848, TN; married Charlotte Wilson, 4 Aug 1877, Morgan Co., TN.
ii. Rachel, born c1849, TN; died after 1870.
iii. Reuben, born c1851, TN; died after 1870.
iv. Elizabeth, born c1853, TN; possibly married Louis Estridge, 21 Mar 1873, Morgan Co., TN.
v. Susan, born c1855, TN; died after 1870.
vi. Lucinda, born c1857, TN. Is this Caroline, b. c1858, on the 1860 census, but not the 1870?
vii. Hester, born c1860, TN; died after 1870.
viii. Manda, born c1862, TN; died after 1870.
ix. Charlotte, born c1864, TN; died after 1870; married Ezra Goddard, 25 May 1881, Morgan Co.
x. John, born c1867, TN; twin; died after 1870.
xi. William, born c1867, TN; twin; died after 1870.

Reuben A. Davis5 (Amanda4, ?Reuben3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 12 Apr 1832, TN; died 6 Mar 1895; married Lucinda Summers, 9 July 1857, Morgan Co., TN.  She was born 19 May 1837/9, TN; died 19 May 1927, Morgan Co., TN.60  She was the daughter of William and Clarissa Staples Summers.  Reuben was apparently quite well to do, being a trader in 1860 with real estate valued at $10,000 and personal property at $4,000.57 In 1880, the family lived in Morgan County, Tennessee.61  Much of this family is buried in Liberty Cemetery, Morgan Co., TN.

 Children:  (Davis)

i. Virginia, born 5 May 1858, TN; died 27 May 1940; married John B.Williams, son of John and Eliza Crenshaw Williams, 23 Jan 1879.
ii. John, born 13 Dec 1861, TN; died 2 Apr 1944.
iii. Millie A., born c1866, TN; died after 1880; married Charles H. Stevens.
iv. Amanda, born 15 Feb 1867, TN; died 4 Aug 1867.
v. David K., born 28 Nov 1869, TN; died 2 Oct 1933; perhaps he is the one who married Annie White, 10 Sept 1893, Morgan Co., TN.
vi. William H., born c1871, TN; died after 1880.
vii. Charles H., born 17 Jan 1872, TN; died 22 Aug 1948, Morgan Co., TN; married Dora Toney, c1908.  She was born 11 Oct 1880; died 1 Jan 1940, Morgan Co., TN.
viii. Albert C., born 29 Jan 1876, TN; died 28 May 1902.
ix. Lee (male), born 28 Sept 1878, TN; died 10 Dec 1881.
x. Clarissa, died the week of 4 Aug 1927; married Ed Freitag.  He was born  21 July 1883; died 19 May 1927, Morgan Co., TN. 

Elizabeth Jane Gallaher5 (Amanda4, ?Reuben3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 7 Sept 1824, Anderson Co., TN; died 24 July 1897, Des Moines Co., IA62; married David Brown, 7 Nov 1844, Des Moines Co., IA.  He was born 4 July 1816, Belmont Co., OH; died 4 July 1908, Henry Co., IA, the son of William and Barbara Parker Brown.

 Children: (Brown)63

i. Miranda, born 1845, Des Moines Co., IA; died 1934; married John D. Miller, before 1888.
ii. Lucinda, born 4 Aug 1847, Des Moines Co., IA; died 14 Dec 1936; married Marion Miller, before 1888.
iii. William Opher, born 4 Sept 1849, Des Moines Co., IA; died 17 Jan 1940; married Amanda Thomas, 28 Dec 1871, Des Moines Co., IA.  She was born c1850.
iv. George Edward, born 1851, Des Moines Co., IA; died 1930; married Viola Sanders, 6 Oct 1881, Yarmouth, Des Moines, IA.  She was born c1861, IA, the daughter of Jesse and Mary Stricker Sanders.
v. David Hiram, born 12 Nov 1853, Des Moines Co., IA; died 14 July 1936; married Clara Walker, 6 Feb 1879, Des Moines Co., IA.  She was born c1857.
vi. John J., born Jan 1856, Des Moines Co., IA; died 1934; married Mary Martin, 12 Sept 1878, Des Moines Co., IA.  She was born c1859.
vii. James L., born 1858, Pleasant Grove, Des Moines, IA; died 1941; married Laura Belle Talbot, 10 Sept 1884, Des Moines Co., IA.  She was born c1865, Franklin Twp., Des Moines, IA, the daughter of Luther and Mag Vandermark Talbot.
viii. Euginia, born 25 Jan 1861, Des Moines Co., IA; died 23 Aug 1947; married Antone Petzinger, 12 Jan 1892, probably in  Des Moines Co., IA.
ix. Finetta Mae, born 16 July 1863, Des Moines Co., IA; died 25 Jan 1956; married James Benjamin Callaway, 20 Nov 1887, probably in  Des Moines Co., IA.
x. Ella Jane, born c1865; died 1949; married Anderson Darbyshire, 2 Nov 1888, probably in Des Moines Co., IA.

Sarah Gallaher5 (Amanda4, ?Reuben3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 24 Oct 1826, TN; died 5 Aug 1905, Fremont Co., IA; married Edward Brown, 23 Nov 1848, Des Moines Co., IA.  Edward was born 15 June 1826, Ross Co., OH; died 12 Aug 1916, Fremont, IA.  He was the son of William and Barbara Parker Brown.  Edward and Sarah are both buried at Mt. Olive Cemetery, near Hamburg, Fremont, IA.62

 Children: (Brown)

i. Amanda Jane, born c1850, IA; died 1929; buried at Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, Atchison Co., MO; married Lyman Z. Lotspeich, 30 Sept 1868, Des Moines Co., IA.
ii. William W., born c1854.
iii. Levi Tarrelton, born 25 Jan 1856, IA; died 19 Mar 1929, Klamath Falls, Klamath, OR; married Laura Chandler, c1892.  She was born 15 May 1873 in MO or KS, the daughter of Arthur or Charles Chandler from Ohio and Miss Lewis; died 18 Mar 1941, Modesto, Stanislaus, CA.
iv. Mary; married Christian Pauley; died 25 Oct 1899; buried at Mt. Olive Cemetery, near Hambury, Fremont, IA.
v. Jefferson H., born c1863; died after 1870.
vi. Edward, born c1866; died after 1870.

Harriet Newel Gallaher5 (Amanda4, ?Reuben3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born Aug. 1831, Coles Co., IL; died after 1905, probably at Riverside, NE63; married Norvil Bridges, 21 Feb 1850, Des Moines Co., IA. He was born c1829, IN; died between 1880-1900.  In 1860, the family lived in Kansas City, MO, farming.64  By 1880, they had moved to Atchison Co., MO.65  The 1900 Sarpy Co., NE census states she is a widow who gave birth to nine children, seven still living.66

 Children: (Bridges)

i. ?Lunarda, (hard to read census), born c1851, IA; died after 1860.
ii. Chelcy, born c1853, IA; died after 1860.
iii. Marshall, born Apr 1855, IA; died after 1900; married Josephine Rowden, c1880.  She was born Aug 1860; died after 1900.
iv. Child, died young.
v. Child, died young.
vi. Leroy, born c1864, IA; died after 1880.65
vii. Edmond, born May 1867, IA; died after 1900; unmarried at that time.
viii. Isaac, born Aug 1869, IA; died after 1900; unmarried at that time.
ix. Rosetta, born Nov 1871, IA; died after 1900; unmarried at that time.

Lalelia Permelia Gallaher5 (Amanda4, ?Reuben3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 11 Nov 1833, Coles Co., IL; died 20 June 1916, Cedar Co., NB; married Isaac Fleenor, 9 Nov 1851, Des Moines Co., IA.  Isaac was born Aug 1828, IN; died 1909.67  Lalelia's  obituary states she was the mother of ten, five dying in infancy, five surviving her.  Charles Fleenor stated that her father was George Gallaher and mother was a Butler. In 1880, the family lived in Coleridge, Cedar, IA.68

 Children: (Fleenor)

i. John M., born c1853. Not in the 1880 household; married Sadie Grafton.
ii. George, born 1 Apr 1855; died 7 Apr 1855.  He is buried next to George Gallaher in the Gallaher Cemetery, Cedar Co., IA.
iii. William P., born Apr 1856; died 1 May 1856, aged one month; also buried next to George Gallaher.
iv. Lorinda, born c1857; married (1) Charles DeKay (2) Dennis Crosswait.
v. Charles, born c1861. Not in the 1880 household; married Abbie Lamborn.
vi. Lavina, born c1865; married Van Evrie Ballard.
vii. Jane, born c1867; married William Lamborn.

Nancy Greene Gallaher5 (Permelia4, ?Reuben3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 7 Aug 1825, TN; died 4 Aug 1899, probably Dallas Co., MO67;  married William Arnold, 17 Dec 1845, Roane Co., TN.  William was born 6 July 1822, TN; died 28 June 1894, probably Dallas Co., MO.  Both are buried at Louisberg Cemetery, Dallas Co., MO.  This family was in Roane Co. in 1850,70  but removed to Dallas Co., MO by 1854.71

 Children: (Arnold)72

i. Sarah E., born c1848, TN; died after 1860.
ii. Harriett L., born c1849, TN (9 mos. old in 1850 census); married James T. Carter, 2 Mar 1876, Dallas Co., MO, at home.
iii. Amanda, born c1851, TN; died 1926; married Jerome P. Marsh, 22 June 1871, Dallas Co., MO.  He was born 1852; died 1891.  Both are buried at Louisberg Cemetery, Dallas Co., MO.
iv. Thomas G., born c1855, MO; died 30 Jan 1917; buried at Louisberg Cemetery, Dallas Co., MO; married (1) Lucinda J. Jump of Polk Co., MO, 20 Aug 1879, Dallas Co., MO (2) Maggie Hale, also of Polk Co., 31 Dec 1891, Dallas Co., MO.
v. Mary E., born c1856, MO; died after 1880.
vi. Reuben P., born 1 Mar 1858, MO; died 10 Dec 1920; married Edith Wright, 2 Nov 1892, Dallas Co., MO.  She was born 1872; died 1911, and resided in Polk Co., MO when she married.  Both are buried at Prairie Grove Cemetery, Dallas Co., MO.
vii. Nancy H., born May 1870, MO; died after 1880.
viii. Permelia A., born 6 Dec 1862, MO; died 23 June 1893, probably Dallas Co., MO; married George W. Holt, 4 Sept 1889, Dallas Co., MO.  He was born 29 May 1863; died 24 Dec 1940.  Both are buried at Louisberg Cemetery, Dallas Co., MO.  George married (1) Nancy M.  She was born 4 Mar 1860; died 10 Feb 1889 giving birth to an infant who also died.  Nancy and infant are also buried at Louisberg Cemetery.
ix. William H., born c1867, MO; married Ella A. Daniels, 25 Oct 1886, Dallas Co., MO.
x. George Samuel, b. 9 Oct 1868, MO, but was listed as 10 years old in 1880; d. 22 Feb 1940; m. Sarah Elizabeth.  She was b. 28 July 1874; d. 11 Feb 1915.  Both are buried in New Hope Cemetery, Dallas Co., MO.

Harriet L. Gallaher5 (Permelia4, ?Reuben3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 31 Dec 1827, TN; died 1 Mar 1895, Dallas Co., MO; married John Arnold, 14 Mar 1844, Roane Co., TN.  John was born 6 Oct 1820, TN; died 31 Jan 1896, Dallas Co., MO.  Both are buried at Louisberg Cemetery, Dallas Co., MO. This family was in Roane Co. in 1850,73 but apparently removed to IL by 1853 and then went on to Dallas Co., MO by 1858.74

 Children: (Arnold)75, 76

i. Ann Eliza, born c1844, TN; married James K. Jones, 18 Feb 1869, Dallas Co., MO.  He was born 19 Jan 1845; died 4 June 1923.  There is a field rock with no dates next to his grave.  Perhaps Ann died before him and is also buried there.
ii. Permelia G., born c1846, TN; married John H. McPheeters, 26 June 1870, Dallas Co., MO.
iii. Thomas, born c1849, TN; died probably  before 1860, as he is not in that census.
iv. George, born 7 July 1851, TN; died 19 Sept 1927, Dallas Co., MO; married Mary Jane Southard, 28 Dec 1871, Dallas Co., MO.  She was born 1 Oct 1854; died 20 Oct 1929.  Both are buried at  New Hope Cemetery, Dallas Co., MO.
v. Isaac, born 17 Mar 1853, IL; died 14 Feb 1875.  He is buried at Louisberg Cemetery.
vi. Samuel R., born c1858, MO; died after 1870.
vii. Sarah E., born Sept 1859, MO; 9/12 in June 1860 census; married Clement F. Strickland, 22 Feb 1880, Dallas Co., MO. 
viii. John O., born 7 Sept 1861, MO; died 13 July 1930; married Ulysses A. (Montie) Marsh, 6 July 1890, Dallas Co., MO.  She was born  22 Dec 1864; died 18 Jan 1950.  Both are buried at Louisberg Cemetery, Dallas Co., MO.
ix. Amanda, born c1863, MO; died after 1870.
x. James A., born c1865, MO; married Caddie Drum, 6 July 1890, Dallas Co., MO.
xi. Harriet, born 15 Apr 1867, MO; died 1 Feb 1903; married James W. Roberts, 4 Dec 1887, Dallas Co., MO.
xii. Rosa E., b. c1871, MO; married William L. Thomas, 22 June 1890, Dallas Co., MO.

Sarah Elizabeth Gallaher5 (Permelia4, ?Reuben3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born 18 July 1831, TN; died 13 Sept 1908, Roane Co., TN; married Reuben Fox, 27 Jan 1850, Roane Co., TN.  Reuben was born 9 Sept 1826, TN; died 6 Aug 1877, Roane Co., TN.  He was the son of Austin Albert and Margaret Walker Fox.  This family lived in Knox Co., TN in 1860.77

 Children: (Fox)70

i. Thomas W., born c1851, TN; died 1925; married (1) Anna E. Galbraith, 16 Jan 1875.  Anna was born 24 Jan 1851; died 4 Oct 1876 (2) Mary E. Seaton, 22 Oct 1879.
ii. Harriet Elizabeth, born 4 Nov 1852, TN; died 10 July 1905; married (1) Stephen Love Foster, 21 Dec 1872.  Stephen was born 1852; died 1887 (2) James C. Garner, 4 Apr 1897, Knox Co., TN.
iii. George W., born c1855, TN; died 1930; married Hannah E. Smith.
iv. Joseph E., born 12 Sept 1859, TN; died 24 Dec 1906; married Emma Z. Vaun.  Emma was born 22 Apr 1867; died 26 Oct 1915.
v. Amanda, born 1861; died 1904; married Moses B. Byington.
vi. Charles E., born c1863, TN;  married (1) Mollie V. Freels (2) Sophia Walker.

Amanda Gallaher5 (Permelia4, ?Reuben3, Samuel2, Thomas1) was born c1834, TN; died after 1860; married William L. Headrick, 16 Dec 1849, Roane Co., TN.  William was born c1827, TN; died after 1860.77  This family has not been found after 1860.

 Children: (Headrick)

i. Nancy G., born c1853, TN.
ii. James B., born c1857, TN.

Notes

1Marshall County, Tennessee 1860 census, p. 16.
2Kaufman County, Texas 1860 census, p. 60.
3San Augustine County, Texas 1870 census, p. 43.
4Campbell County, Virginia 1850 census, p. 152.
5Campbell County, Virginia 1860 census, p. 481.
6Estate Administration, Archibald Robinson, WR B:42, Pulaski Co., Missouri.
7Botetourt County, Virginia 1850 census, p. 130.
8Pulaski County, Missouri 1860 census, p. 246.
9Pulaski County, Missouri 1880 census, E.D. 144,  Sheet 1, Line1.
10Botetourt County, Virginia 1850 census, p. 115.
11Botetourt, VA 1860 census, p. 165. 
12Garrett family information is a combination of Botetourt Co., VA census and birth/death records and unverified family data.
13Coles County, Illiniois 1870 census, p. 297.
14Gravestone inscription, Dry Grove Cemetery, Coles County, IL.
15The Ligon Family and Connections, William G. Ligon, New York, 1947, p. 392, 393.
16Gravestone inscription, Long Creek Cemetery, Bloomington, McLean, IL.
17Coles County, Illinois 1850 census, p. 43.
18Coles County, Illinois 1850 census, p. 43.
19Coles County, Illinois 1860 census, p. 434.
20Coles County, Illinois 1870 census, p. 289.
21Coles County, Illinois 1870 census, p. 291.
22Hardin County, Kentucky 1850 census, p. 423.
23Hardin County, Kentucky 1860 census, p. 253.
24Hardin County, Kentucky 1870 census, p. 36.
25Hardin County, Kentucky 1880 census, p. 5.
26Gentry County, Missouri 1920 census, E.D.  94, Sheet  7, Line 37.
27Hardin County, Kentucky 1880 census, E.D. 68, Sheet 9, Line 41.
28Coles County, Illinois 1870 census, p. 295.
29Gravestone inscription, Old Stone Church Cemetery, Hardin County, Kentucky.
30Hardin County, Kentucky 1860 census, p. 104.
31Hardin County, Kentucky 1870 census, p. 384.
32Hardin County, Kentucky 1880 census, ED 72, Sheet 28, Line 23.
33Hardin Co., KY Birth Register.
34Coles County, Illinois 1870 census, p. 296. 
35Des Moines County, Iowa 1850 census, p. 507.
36Des Moines County, Iowa 1860 census, p. 849.
37Des Moines County, Iowa 1870 census, p. 570. 
38Coles County, Illinois 1870, p. 178. 
39Coles County, Illinois 1880 census, p. 274.
40Gravestone inscription, Muddy Point Cemetery, Coles Co. IL.
41Coles County, Illinois 1870 census, p. 233.
42Coles County, Illinois 1870 census, p. 245.
43Loudon County, Tennessee 1880 census, ED 220, Sheet 8, Line 21.
44Gravestone inscription, Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Loudon Co., TN.
45The Fritz Family Heritage, Gregory A. and Patricia A. Fritts, v. 1, Becker Impressions and Kalmbacher Bookbinder Co., 1979, p. 381, 383-385.
46Gravestone inscription, Fordland Cemetery, Webster County, Missouri.
47Obituary, Marshfield Chronicle, Hume, Missouri, March 1908.
48Webster County, Missouri 1870 census, p. 254.
49Webster County, Missouri 1860 census, p. 740.
50The Fritts Family Heritage, Gregory A. and Patricia A. Fritts, v. 1, Becker Impressions and Kalmbacher Bookbinder Co., 1979, p. 368.
51Morgan County, Tennessee 1850 census, p. 278.
52Morgan County, Tennessee 1870 census, p. 5.
53Morgan County, Tennessee 1890 Veterans’ Census, 197-1.
54Civil War Pension File Minor Application #173,390.
55Morgan County, Tennessee 1850 census, p. 306.
56The Heritage of Morgan County, Tennessee 1817-1999, County Heritage, Inc., 1999, p. 239.
57Morgan County, Tennessee 1870 census, p. 15.
58Roane County, Tennessee 1870 census, p. 471.
59Roane County, Tennessee 1860 census, p. 136.
60Abstracts from the Morgan County Press and the Morgan County News, US GenWeb site, Morgan County, Tennessee, http://www.tngennet.org/morgan/newspapers.html.
61Morgan County, Tennessee 1880, p. 587.
62Gravestone inscription, Mt. Olive Cemetery, near Hamburg, Fremont Co., IA.
63Biographical Review of Des Moines County, Iowa, Hobart Publishing Co., Chicago, 1905, p. 631-633.
64Jackson County, Missouri 1860 census, p. 160.
65Atchison County, Missouri 1880 census, E.D. 5, Sheet 1, Line 26.
66Sarpy, NB 1900, ED119, Sheet 13, Line 52.
67Obituary, The Coleridge Blade, Cedar County, Iowa, Thursday, June 22, 1916.
68Cedar County,  Nebraska 1880 census, E.D. 40, Sheet 12, Line 24. 
69Dallas County, Missouri 1880 census, E.D. 22, Sheet 9, Line 4.
70Roane County, Tennessee 1850 census, p. 407.
71Dallas County, Missouri 1860 census, p. 310.
72Dallas County, Missouri 1870 census, p. 146.
73Roane County, Tennessee 1850 census, p. 425.
74Dallas County, Missouri 1860 census, p. 191.
75Dallas County, Missouri 1880 census, E.D. 26, Sheet 21, Line 44.
76Dallas County, Missouri 1870 census, p. 120.
77Knox County, Tennessee 1860 census, p. 325.
78Roane County, Tennessee 1860 census, p. 241. 

 


 
 
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