My name is Beth [Drake] Williamson.I am a native Texan.The surnames I am researching are listed below:
Drake--Illinois, New JerseySamuel A. Drake b. NJ abt 1804, son Joseph Cullen Drake, grandson Samuel Palmer Drake.
Wilkins--North Carolina, TexasJohn Wilkins, b. NC, d 1844, Missouri, son Matthew R. Wilkins, grandson George Alexander Wilkins.
Trimble--Arkansas, VirginiaMoses Trimble b abt 1784, son Richard Trimble, grandson William Wallace Trimble
Bobo -- Virginia, Gabriel Bobo, his descendant Jeremiah Bobo b. 1816
Moore--Illinois,Huram "Hugh" Moore b. abt.1835, son of James Moore b. Winchester, Scott Co Illinois, son of John Moore of Rowan Co NC, who married Mary Beaman
Putnam--Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Illinois, Texas,Stephen Carlos Putnam b. 1814, son ofJohn Adams Putnam b. 1787, descendant of John Putnam & Priscilla Gould of Salem, MA
Tenney--Massachusetts, New Hampshire David Tenney b.1796, married Emily Owen,descendants of Thomas Tenney of Rowley MA David and Emily's daughter Amelia Lavinia married Stephen Carlos Putnam
Newsom--Virginia, AlabamaNathan Newsom b. 1791, son of William Newsom & Margaret Speece
Irwin--AlabamaJohn Franklin Irwin b. 1823
Palmer--Dorsetshire, England, IllinoisJohn Palmer b. abt1797, his son John Palmer b. 1805,his granddaughter Martha Palmer b. 1838 married Joseph Cullen Drake
These are my husband's ancestors about whom I have data:Williamson--Alabama, Texas,William Elihu Williamson b.1833, son of Robert Williamson
Stuart-- [Stewart] Pennsylvania, Texas,Alexander Stuart b.abt 1686 Arrived Pensylvania at age 12 indentured servant
Foster-- Mississippi, TexasRandolph Foster,George Poindexter Foster b.1845, sons of John Foster. Randolph in Texas by 1819.
George's son Calvin Augustus Foster, Calvin's son Gibeon Ainsworth Foster.