Hi there, I have "some" information on the Abshires below, but need dates... I'm also unable to go back prior to William and Nancy? If anyone has further info, please respond. Thanks!
William Abshire - married Nancy Jennings ? ===children: Allen Abshire
Allen Abshire - married Clarissa (last name unknown) ===children: Jacob Abshire
Jacob Abshire - married Rebecca Collins (parents of Rebecca: Joshua Collins and Elizabeth Dale)
===children of Jacob & Rebecca: William "Josh" Abshire Fanny Jane Abshire
William "Josh" Abshire-married Eliza Jane Nichols ===children: James Abshire Eliza Abshire Harrison Abshire Anthony Abshire Malissa Abshire
William "Josh" Abshire-married Viola Adkins (1st/2nd wife)
Viola Adkins-Parents: Tillman Adkins & Causby Plumley Tillman Adkins-Parents: Andrew Adkins & Sarah (?) Causby Plumley-Parents: Matthias Plumley & Mary Smith
===children of William "Josh" Abshire & Viola Adkins: Rosetta (B:1896; D:1911) Arabelle Marie (B:1897; D:19??) Joseph Smith (B:1899; D:1930) Austin (B:1901; D:1925) Elizabeth Jane (B:1903; D:1977) George Wallace Mecham Keenan Keeper (B:1905; D:??) Brigham Young (B:1908; D:1944) - Married Mary Susan Bramble Rebecca Sheba (B:1910; D:197?) *Troy Wetsel (B:1910; D:1956)- Married Isabelle Ortlieb Matilda (B:1915; D:19??) Rhoda May (B:1918; D:1918)
* My paternal grandfather was Troy Wetsel Abshire.