I would like to update this information. Martha Jane Downing was actually Martha J. DANIEL. Her Mother was Mary Elizabeth McCreary, who's first marriage was to James DANIEL, and they had Martha, Mary's second marriage was to James DOWNING, and they had Nancy DOWNING, Mary's third marriage was James Alcorn, and they had Joeseph and Viola.
James DAniel is the son of Moses DANIEL and Martha Tarrant. Moses was the conductor of the 7th detachment of the Trail of Tears. Moses is the son of Marmaduke DANIEL and Nannie STILL. Nannie is the dau. of Nancy CATCHER and John STILL.Information is from Martha J. DAniels' Dawes enrollment packet and Guion Miller App. and Mary E. McCreary's Dawes and Guion Miller Apps. - 1-10-2006