Charles Wesley Whitis b. Jan 10, 1862 in Pulaski Co.,KY was the son of Hiram Whitis & Nancy Stinson Ping Whitis. Hiram moved to Pulaski Co. from Hawkins Co., TN with sister Martha and brothers John & Thomas. Hiram married Oct. 20, 1853 in Pulaski Co. Nancy's father, Robert Ping, operated a mill on the banks of Buck Creek and after he died, Hiram bought this mill. hiram and nancy are buried in Stab, KY in the Whitis/Mize cemetery. their children were: Mary Elizabeth, Malvina, Robert, Charles Weesley, William, Thoams, George, Florence, & Sarah Alice
i have further info if you like.i used to live in Pulaski County and Hiram & Nancy's family Bible is still there in private possession.