Seeking any information about MARY J. (STEWART / STUART) FLOYD born 1835 in Greenup County, Ky married DAVID C. FLOYD born 1828 in Washington Co, Va., son of HICKMAN FLOYD (Jr.), later out of Kentucky.
Mary J. Stewart Floyd was to have been a direct descendant of an Indian Chief or Warrior.She was the daughter of ROBERT STEWART and MARY GILES.David C. Floyd descended from Hickman Floyd (Jr.); and Hickman Floyd Jr. was a descendant of HICKMAN VALENTINE FLOYD.
The Hickman Floyd line was to have come to America from England, with David Colley, changing the English surname from Lloyd to Floyd.Mary J. & David C. Floyd namesaked one of their sons WILLIAM OSCEOLA (OCIOLA . OCEOLA) FLOYD, supposedly after an Indian Chief or Warrior named Osceola.The Indian connection was said to be Cherokee but that is uncertain.
Please contact me if you have connections or Indian information about this STEWART & FLOYD line.Would love to share information!I have some photos and need info on Mary J. Stewart Floyd as well as her Indian ancestry.