I am looking for more information n the family of John W. and Twillery "Twillie" Timmons Watkins.
John was born in IN and married Twillie on 24 October 1859 in White Co., IN.
Twillery "Twilley/Twillie" Timmons is first listed in White Co. with her mother and siblings on 1850 Census record of Mary Ellen Smith Timmons.
1850 Census shows Mary living with all of her children in White Co., IN where she moved to be near relatives. Household #688, Family #692 Timmons, Mary37100DE Robert16DE Ezekiel15DE Sarah A.13DE William11OH John M.10OH Twillery8OH Lourana5OH Jacob3OH
Twillie's siblings married into the Shively, Cromer, Reid, Callaway/Calloway, Van Meter, andCampbell families ,all married in White Co., IN.Most of her family remained in White Co. and surrounding counties of Pulaski, Clinton are mentioned in particular ...
The John W. Watkins family was first listed in census records of 1860 White Co. as John and Twilla Watkins.
In 1870 They are listed on Census records of White Co, IN as John W. Watkins, and Levilla Watkins with two children- Mary E. (Probably Mary Ellen) b. ca 1862 and Willie b. ca 1866.
In 1880 this family is listed in Madison Twp., Clinton Co., IN Watkins John W.40SawyerINVATN Twilley38H.K.OHDEDE Mary E.18at home ININOH William H.14ININOH Charley8ININOH Sarah J.1ININOH
in 1900 White Co., IN only John and Tuilley are mentioned.All of the chidlre have mamrried, left or died.
Mary E. Watkins b. 1862 married on 15 Feb 1883 in Clinton Co., IN Do not know to whom.
Show an R Watkins b 1865 married 19 Dec 1885 Clinton Co., IN.Don't know his first name nor whom he married
I have no other records for William, Charley or Sarah J.
Can anyone tell me more about this family?It has been hard to track because of the terrible misspellings of Twilley's name!
I would like to know when John and Twillie died, where they were buried, and if it was in White Co.I would like to know who their children married and those that died young.I also would like some photos if it is possible.
Twillie was the sister of my gggrandfather, Ezekiel S. Timmons.Am willing to exchange information. Thanking you in advance, Carol can contact direct at BabyClams@yahoo.com