1.FRANCIS MENEES was born ABT1826 in Illinois.He married MARTHA WIGGS January 26, 1854 in Union Co., IL, daughter of LAZARUS WIGGS and SARAH BREWER.She was born ABT1836 in North Carolina.
Child of FRANCIS MENEES and MARTHA WIGGS is:
2. i. MARY JANE MENEESE, b. June 6, 1858, Union County, IL; d. January 30, 1934, Anna, Union Co., IL.
Generation No. 2
2.MARY JANE MENEESE (FRANCIS MENEES) was born June 6, 1858 in Union County, IL, and died January 30, 1934 in Anna, Union Co., IL.She married (1) JOHN ANDERSON MAYS March 1, 1878 in Union Co., IL.He was born ABT1859.She married (2) DAVID HIGHTOWER October 13, 1881 in Union Co., IL.She married (3) JOHN WILLIAM WILLIAMS December 24, 1890 in Union Co., IL, son of GEORGE WILLIAMS and JANE THOMAS.He was born October 1, 1853 in Saratoga, Union County, IL, and died February 19, 1929 in Anna, Union County, IL.
Children of MARY MENEESE and DAVID HIGHTOWER are:
i. TOM HIGHTOWER.
ii. JOHN HIGHTOWER.
iii. MAGGIE HIGHTOWER, m. UNKNOWN VERBLE.
Children of MARY MENEESE and JOHN WILLIAMS are:
iv. MATTIE CHANEY WILLIAMS, b. August 30, 1891, Anna, Union Co,IL; d. September 23, 1928, Bloomington, McLean County, IL; m. STRADER SIDNER MOSELEY, August 12, 1911, Jonesboro IL, by Co. Judge Monroe; b. September 5, 1891, Jonesboro, Union Co., Illinois; d. October 31, 1977, Murphysboro,ILJackson County Nursing Home.
v. MAGGIE WILLIAMS, m. UNKNOWN VERBLE.
vi. GERTRUDE "GERTIE" C. WILLIAMS, d. September 14, 1926; m. UNKNOWN WILSON.
vii. CHARLES WILLIAMS.
viii. ROSA WILLIAMS, m. UNKNOWN GRANT.
ix. SHERMAN WILLIAMS.