Does anyone recognize the following family?WHO WERE GEORGE'S PARENTS?
Descendants of George Neece/Neese
Generation No. 1
1.George1 Neece/Neese was born Abt. 1800 [LDS states 1818 in Wytheville, however, since he married Phoebe about 1825, I doubt that 1818 is correct!] in Wytheville, Wythe County, Virginia?, and died Bef. 1850 in Probably Virginia.He married Phoebe G. WALTERS Abt. 1825 in Wythe County, Virginia, daughter of William WALTERS and Mary POWERS.She was born Bet. 1807 - 1812 in Wythe County, Virginia [LDS states 1822], and died 24 June 1882 in Bland county, Virginia.
Children of George Neece/Neese and Phoebe Walters are:
2 i. James2 Neece, born Abt. 1826 in Wythe County, Virginia; died in Wythe County, Virginia.
+ 3 ii. Martha Jane Neece/Neese, born 17 January 1837 in Virginia; died 1923 in Bland, Bland Co., Virginia. [MY GREAT-GREAT GRANDMOTHER]
Generation No. 2
3.Martha Jane2 Neece/Neese (George1) was born 17 January 1837 in Virginia, and died 1923 in Bland, Bland Co., Virginia.She married Samuel Morgan EAGLE 14 July 1853 in Tazewell Co., Virginia, son of John EAGLE and Abigail REPASS.He was born 2 September 1831 in Virginia, and died 10 February 1899 in Bland Co., Virginia.
Children of Martha Neece/Neese and Samuel Eagle are:
4 i. George Wythe3 Eagle, born 19 August 1854 in Wythe Co., Virginia; died 10 August 1921 in Oakesdale, Whitman Co., Washington.He married Olivia Pride BOGLE 29 May 1877 in Bland Co., Virginia; born 30 September 1849 in Virginia, probably Wythe or Bland County; died 14 May 1908 in Oakesdale,Whitman Co., Washington. [MY GREAT GRANDPARENTS]
5 ii. Henderson Patrick Eagle, born 1855 in Bland, Bland Co., Virginia; died in Virginia - buried Burkes Garden, Virginia Lutheran Church Cemetery.He married Mariah Maxwell WFT Est. 1869-1902; born 1855; died WFT Est. 1869-1949 in Virginia - buried Burkes Garden Lutheran Cemetery.
6 iii. Mary E. Eagle, born 1856.
7 iv. Cynthia May Eagle, born 30 October 1857.
8 v. John Henley Eagle, born 6 February 1860; died 30 December 1950.He married Ettie Maxwell 8 January 1896; born 9 September 1862; died 24 September 1914.
9 vi. William David Eagle, born 1 December 1868 in Bland, Bland County, Virginia; died 23 August 1941 in Washington, D. C..
10 vii. Nanny E. "Nannie" Eagle, born 1 November 1872 in Bland, Bland County, Virginia; died 1967 in Bluefield, West Virginia, never married.
11 viii. Mary E. Eagle, born 1873.
12 ix. Charles Eagle, born 3 January 1876 in Virginia; died October 1964 in Florida.
Anything anyone can tell me would be greatly appreciated, have been looking for this man for MANY years!He was apparently a Carpenter by trade, as was his only known to me son, James NEECE/NEESE.You may e-mail me at SUESGENES@aol.com
Sue Eagle Sparkman