William Bel(l)flower(s) married delila Cox, a daughter of Archibald and Charlotte Turner Cox.
Wililam was a brother of my wife's ancestor John Bellflower.i am looking for any and all information available about this family.What I have is scanty.See below.
Descendants of William BELLFLOWERS - 12 Aug 2001
1.William BELLFLOWERS was born in 1817 in Marion Co., SC.He died after 1880.
1840 Census of Marion Co., SC: 2 males under 5; 1 male 20-30; 1 female 20-30
1850 Census of Marion Co., SC: William Belflower (33 yrs, B. SC), Delila (34, SC), Henry (12, SC), Samuel (10, SC), Charlotte (8, SC), Jesse (6, SC), Robert (3, SC), Mary (3 mos., SC)
1860 Census of Marion Co., SC: William Bellflowers (40, SC), D. (female, 40, SC), H. (male, 23, SC), Samuel (21, SC), C. (female, 16, SC), Jesse (15, SC), W. E. (female, 11, SC), M. A. (female, 6, SC)
He was a Private in Co. C, 3rd State Troops, SC (Confederate), during the Civil War.
1880 Census of Marion Co., SC: William Bellflowers (68, SC), Elila (wife, 68, SC), Henry (son, 14, SC), Elizabeth (daughter, 25, SC), William (son, 6, SC)
He was married to Delila COX (daughter of Archibald COX and Charlotte TURNER).Delila COX was born in 1816 in South Carolina.William BELLFLOWERS and Delila COX had the following children:
2 i. Henry BELLFLOWERS was born in 1838 in Marion Co., SC.He died in 1862.Private, Co. D, Gregg's Battery, "McQueens Light Artillery," Manigault's Battalion, Artillery Volunteers, SC.
Private, Co. H, 8th South Carolina Volunteer Infantry: died at military hospital 1862.
+3 ii. Samuel BELLFLOWERS.
4 iii. Charlotte BELLFLOWERS was born in 1843 in Marion Co., SC.
5 iv. Jesse BELLFLOWERS was born in 1844 in Marion Co., SC.He died on 12 Jul 1863 in Battery Wagner, SC.Private, Co. E, 21st Regiment, Infantry Volunteers, SC: killed at Battery Wagner, SC, July 12, 1863.
6 v. Robert BELLFLOWERS was born in 1847 in Marion Co., SC.He died before 1860 in Marion Co., SC.
7 vi. Mary E. BELLFLOWERS was born in 1850 in Marion Co., SC.
+8 vii. Elizabeth BELLFLOWERS.
3.Samuel BELLFLOWERS was born in 1840 in Marion Co., SC.
Private, Co. D, Gregg's Battery, "McQueens Light Artillery,"Manigault's Battalion, Artillery Volunteers, SC
Private, Co. B, 2nd Battalion Sharpshooters, SC
He was married.Samuel BELLFLOWERS had the following children:
+9 i. Mary Ellen BELFLOWERS.
10 ii. Henry BELFLOWERS was born in 1864 in South Carolina.
+11 iii. Samuel Armstrong BELLFLOWER.
8.Elizabeth BELLFLOWERS was born in 1854 in Marion Co., SC.
She was married to John PROSSER.Elizabeth BELLFLOWERS and John PROSSER had the following children:
+12 i. William Andrew PROSSER.
9.Mary Ellen BELFLOWERS was born in 1862 in South Carolina.
She was married to Thomas MOORE.Thomas MOORE was born in 1851 in South Carolina.
1880 Census of Marion Co., SC: Thomas Moore (29, SC), Mary E., (wife, 19, SC), Samie Belflowers (brother, 12, SC)
11.Samuel Armstrong BELLFLOWER was born on 25 Dec 1870 in South Carolina.
1910 Census of Georgia, Vol. 63, ED 141, Sheet 2
Sam A. Bellflower48 SC
1920 Census of Treulton Co., GA,Vol. 96, ED 125, Sheet 5, Line 43
Sam A. Bellflower57 SC
He was married to Sarah Elizabeth CHANEY on 29 May 1890 in Bakersville, Hamilton Co., FL.Sarah Elizabeth CHANEY was born on 18 Feb 1875 in Georgia.Samuel Armstrong BELLFLOWER and Sarah Elizabeth CHANEY had the following children:
13 i. Andrew Jackson BELLFLOWER was born on 7 Jul 1895 in Montgomery Co., GA.He died on 8 Jul 1895 in Montgomery Co., GA.
14 ii. Della BELLFLOWER was born on 17 Nov 1898 in Montgomery Co., GA.
+15 iii. Horace David BELLFLOWER.
16 iv. Cordie Armstrong BELLFLOWER was born on 16 Apr 1904 in Johnson Co., GA.
17 v. Eulee BELLFLOWER was born on 21 Dec 1907 in Johnson Co., GA.
18 vi. Ethel BELLFLOWER was born on 18 Mar 1910 in Johnson Co., GA.
19 vii. Henry BELLFLOWER was born on 17 Aug 1917 in Treutlen Co., GA.
12.William Andrew PROSSER was born on 10 Sep 1884 in Florence Co., SC.He died on 29 Sep 1954 in Florence Co., SC.He was buried in Powell Cem., Florence Co., SC.
ACCORDING TO THE FUNERAL HOME RECORDS, WILLIAMSBURG COUTY, SC VOLUME 5, SURNAMES N-O-P-Q-R,
PROSSER, WILLIAM ANDREWS
SPOUSE: BERTHA TANNER PROSSER
PLACE OF DEATH: SCRANTON
DATE OF DEATH: 9-29-1954, TIME OF DEATH: 3:30PM
CAUSE: CEREBRAL HEMOR., S/B/L/ lll SUDDEN
DATE OF BIRTH: 9-10-188, AGE 70 (MISTYPED IN BOOK)
PLACE OF BIRTH: FLORENCE COUNTY
CHURCH: LITTLE STAR F.W.B. CHURCH
FATHER NAME: JOHN PROSSER
FATHER POB: FLORENCE COUNTY
MOTHER NAME: ELIZABETH BELLFLOWERS PROSSER
MOTHER POB: FLORENCE COUNTY
DAU, MRS. JOE COLLINS, LAKE CITY
SON, B.T. PROSSER, NESMITH
SON, FAIREY PROSSER, SCRABNTON
SON, ROY PROSSER, NESMITH
DAU, MRS. LORETTA MIDDLETON, DANBERRY, CT
DAU, MRS.RUSTON EADDY, JOHNSON
SOURCE: MORRIS FUNERAL HOME RECORDS
He was married to Bertha TANNER.