Re: Scroggins In Texas
I see that you have corresponded with Ms. Saunders, so by now you know that James Grissom is the son of Phillip Scroggins (ca 1800 GA) and Charity Vardeman.
A list of their children is as follows:
William Vardeman Scroggins ca 1823 - ca 1850, unknown location
Silvanus Walker Scorggins ca 1826 - bef 1880
married his first cousin Elizabeth Jane Tatum Mar 29 1863 Union Co. Ark.
Mary A. Elizabth Scroggins 1829 -
married Quinton P. Stephens Sept 19 1843 Tallapoosa County, AL - moved to Rusk Co. TX
Sarah Luvicy Scroggins 5-28-1832 to5-22-1902 in Shelby County
married Wyatt S. Childress 5-11-1857 in Nacogdoches County, TX
FIELDON SCROGGINS 7-1835 to March 4 1906
married Margaret Ann Hooker Feb 28 1858, in Polk County, TX
James Grissom 3-25-1836
married Sarah Hannah Yancy June 13, 1865, in Nacogdoches Co., TX
John Henry Jly 1837
married Laura G. Pickett 9-9-1866 Calhoun County, Ark.Became a lawyer and served in the Union Army during the Civil War
Jane Scroggins Jan 1842
never married - kept house for brother, George M.G. Scroggins
Mathilda (Tilitha) May 1845
Married Reuben Banks Aug 8 1874
Ellen ScrogginsMay 1846
married Henry G. Kolb Apr 27, 1873
George M. D. Feb 1848
never married ?
Eliza Scroggins 1849
married twice, #1Reuben Coats, #2 Jason Thompson Bell
Thomas J. Scroggins1853 to March 12, 1925
married Mattie Banks Mar 12 1925
I think I have this posted correctly, but should one find an error please advise.