Searching for people working the sames lines:William "Thomas" WARD b.circa 1780 N.C.>AL>w. Sallie WILSON or Sarah Martha Elizabeth ROSS b.circa 1794 S.C.Ch: *James*, John Thomas,E.B.(Elbert). Isaac Thelston,Seaborn L., Martha A., William,Jane, Sarah L.,Lucinda,Jack, maybe more.
James WARD b. 1810-1815 N.C. d. circa 1865 Hood Co.TXm. Julia WINTERS(b.3JN1837 S.C.)m.11Sept1837 Tuscaloosa Co.,AL. Children: Sarah Jane, *John Wm.*, Mary Melissa, Dora,Martha,Jack, Josephine. James & Julia came to TX around 1850 Cherokee Co.>Hood Co.>Brown Co.>Mills Co. *John Wm.*b. 8 March 1843 AL m. Ann Catherine SEWELL(b.10Mrch1847)m.3Sept1867 Hood Co.TX Children:*James Quimby*,Lydia J.,Mary L.,Annie, Mittie Lee, 2nd w. Mary SHUMAKER Children:Henry T.,Wm.Jack,JohnWashington,NancyArbie.*James Quimby* b. 3 Dec 1868 Hood Co. m. Margaret Elizabeth DUREN(b.20 Aug1871)m. 23Jan1890 Mills Co.Pioneered in Stonewall Co. Have generations back on the DUREN FAMILY from VA to TX. Name could of originally been DURANT or DURAND.