Connie, Here is just a little about the family. Richard Walter "Dicky" Pannell 27 May 1801 Fairfield Co. SC died 20 May 1893 Pontotoc Co. MS married about 1824, probably Chester Co. SC Elizabeth "Betty" Grubbsabout 1805 died 12 May 1884 Pontotoc Co. MS daughter of Enoch Grubbs, Jr. and Rhoda Parnell. children of Richard: William Jackson born about 1825 died after 1860, MS or Arkansas married Kesiah Emaline McCraw born NC about 1827 parents Benjamin McCraw and Arana Jolly. others: Elizabeth, Rhoda, Savilla, Wiley Ephraim, Enoch J., Johnn Robert, M. Richard Walter, Mary Jane, Elias Mitchell, Sarah Catherine, Paulina Louisa, Samuel M.
There were 13, possibly a 14th died young.
William Jackson and Arana had 5 children of record. 1. Elizabeth Arana born April 1851 died after 1910 AR married William Knightabout 1868. 7 children: Martha, Nancy, Edward, Permilia, Ruben, Sarah, Edith.
2. Richard J. showed up in 1860 census about 8 yrs old, never appeared afterward.
3. Mary Ann "Frankie" born May 1855 died after 1930 UnionCo MS married James S. Pannell (another branch) 4 Feb 1880 Union Co. Children: Dollie E., Donnie J., William Henry, Sarah G., Willie G.
4. James Pannell about 1859 listed in 1860 1 year old, not in 1870.
5. John William (or William John Pannell) born Jan 1861 died between 1940-1950 Union Co., MS married Sarah C. Morris 9 March 1881 Lee Co., MS she was born Aug 1863 and died between 1900-1910.Children: Pearl G?, Myrtle R. Feb 1887 died about 1934 Union Co.
Riley Lee born 25 Nov 1889 died 9 Dec 1966 Union Co. married Palmer Kitchens 18 June 1921. She was born 14 Aug 1902 and died 29 Jan 1978. children: Riley Lee Jr. 6 April 1922 to July 1973 in Tenn. Eulan Royel 27 May 1923 died 19 Jan 1973 Union Co. Ronald G. 9 Jan 1926 died 10 May 1989 Jerrell Talmadge born 28 June 1927 died 21 Sep 2000 Oxford, MS Annie Jean born about 1930 Jeanette born 1932
I would not swear that all my data is accurate.Some I knew, some I researched and some I was givenThere could be discrepancies in the dates.
Let me know if you have questions or want further information on Richard's family.This is just the tip of the iceberg, so to speak.