John McComas b 8/15/1757 in NC, d 3/31/1837 in Cabell Co WV.
He m Nancy Catherine Hatfield,2/21/1786 in Montgomery Co,Va.
She was b 8/25/1760, d abt 1845 in Cabell Co, Va. Their children are: John, Jr., Nancy, Issac, William, Catharine, Adam, JESSE b 1794, Tenn; d 1835 Cabell Co,Va.,Christiana, Andrew, David Hatfield and Thomas.
Jesse McComas (s/o John, Jr.,) was born 1894 in Tenn and died 1835 in Cabell Co., Va. He married Sarah Aminda Drake May 28, 1833 in Lawrence Co, Oh. She was d/o James Drake/Nancy Atkins.
Notes for Jesse McComas: Marriage to Sarah Arminta Drake, doc mc/film 1-2-3-pg 175/Briggs Library.
Jesse & Arminta lived 10 Mile Creek, Lincoln Co., WV. Doliver McComas & Dr. James Phipps Manuscript says Jesse is the s/o John McComas and Nancy Catherine Hatfield.Jesse McComas/Sarah Drake had only one child: James Madison McComas b. May 1834, Cabell Co., Va. d, abt November 1910.
Generation # 3
James Madison McComas married Emily Virginia Messinger Feburary 04, 1852 in Mill Falls, Cabell Co., Va. She was b Nov. 1837 in Cabell Co., Va, and d Nov 22, 1921. She was age 16 when she married, d/o of Nicholas Messinger & Mary Jane Williams.
Jesse McComas, James Madison's father, died soon after the birth of his son.
Sarah Aminda Drake, then married John Lewis Baker.
Children of James Madison McComas/Emily Va. Messinger are:
Victoria Eugene b 1857,Marietta b 1859 d 1861, Evelyn Olivia "Eve" b.1861, Olga Ann b. 1862, Minnie Alice b. 1865, Francis Wilson b.1867, Mary Jane b. 1869, Arminda Florence b, 1871, Maggie Bell b 1873, Sarah Agnes b. 1876, Cora Ellen "Helen" b 1878, Josephine b 1879, Letha Mae "Cotton" b. abt 1882.
Marietta "Molly" Messinger,I don't anything about her but she could well be related to Emily Va. since she had a deceased daughter by that name. Also, all of Nicholas Messinger's family not know to me.
Thank you for your information.