Daughter of Joseph Duty and Louisa Turner, Mary Ellen Duty married William Henderson Ferguson Jr 19 Nov 1867.
------- Joseph DUTY, son of Soloman DUTY and Susannah WHITMORE, was born 6 Mar 1801 in Tennessee, and died 11 Sep 1855 in Webberville, Travis, Texas. He was buried in Manor Cemetery, Webberville, Texas. He married Louisa TURNER 1828 in Columbus,Texas, daughter of Winslow TURNER and Elizabeth WILLIAMS. She was born 8 Feb 1812 or bef 1811 in Lincoln, Missouri or Upper Civre, St. Charles Disrict, Missouri., and died 31 May 1896 in Webberville, Travis Co, Texas. She was buried in Webberville Prairie Cemetery, Travis Co, Texas.
--------- Mary Ellen Duty, daughter of Joseph Duty and Louisa Turner, was born ABT 1848 in Texas, and died 1 May 1888 in Webberville, Texas. She was buried in Wood Graveyard on the Hill. She married William Henderson Ferguson Jr 19 Nov 1867 in Methodest Episcopal Church at Webberville, Travis Co., Texas, son of William Henderson Ferguson and Elizabeth Armstrong. He was born 8 Jan 1838 in montgomery, Alabama, and died 13 Jun 1918 in Gatesville, Coryell Co., Texas. He was buried in Wood Graveyard on the Hill.
Children of Mary Ellen Duty and William Henderson Ferguson Jr are:
i. Edna Lee Ferguson was born 23 Aug 1868. She married W. A. Mcbeth. He was born ABT 1848 in South Carolina. - ii. Francis Marion Ferguson was born 14 Feb 1870, and died 7 Mar 1944 in Los Angeles Co., CA. He married Emma Foster. She was born in Houston, Texas. - iii. Louisa Elizabeth Ferguson was born 13 Jan 1872. She married J. E. Robinson. - iv. William Hardee Ferguson was born 13 Jan 1874. - v. Jewel Ferguson was born 7 May 1876, and died 9 May 1876. - vi. Eula Eugenia Ferguson was born 6 Sep 1877 in Webberville, Travic Co., Tx. She married Robert Benjamin Taylor 10 Apr 1898 in Webberville, Tx, son of Thomas Absalom Taylor and Alice Elizabeth Russell. He was born 27 Nov 1873 in Belton, Bell Co., Texas, and died 16 Apr 1942 in Porterville, CA. - vii. James Decator Ferguson was born 1 A.M. 1-1-1880, and died 3 Jul 1940 in Los Angeles Co., CA. - viii. Earl Oliver Ferguson was born 19 Mar 1882. - ix. Ruby Ferguson was born Jun 1884, and died Aug 1884. He married Myrtle Hill.