Re: William Billingsly/Jesse & Blanche
This may be of some help.Pages 493/4 of "The Billingsley Family in America" by Harry Alexander Davis, published in 1936 has this to say about William, son of Jesse and Blanche.
Born in McMinn County,Tennessee in 1830, moved to Arkansas with his parents in 1843.He married prior to 1856 Mary Ann Weaver, born Missouri in 1838.resided in Marion County, Arkansas where he died in 1862, she moved to Missouri with her children and died about 1871.Children: John H, b 1 Dec 1850 Ark., m Ava Draper, resided Springfield Mo in 1930, moved to Spokane Mo in 1931. 2. Elizabeth, b 1858, m a Mr Brimm, resides Hartwell Mo.3.Sarah, b 186-, deceased in 1931.4. Martha, b 186-, m a Mr hart, resides Longrun Mo.