|***FAMILY NAMES I AM RESEARCHING***|
WHITMIRE:(Widmayer,Widmeyer,von Whittenmeyer & other spellings)
Germany to PA.& MD.; to S.C. to GA.
BOYD: Alabama or possibly Missouri
SNEED: Alabama (Nothing else is known)
TAYLOR: North Carolina to Tennessee
EDWARDS: Wales to Tennessee
BRISTOW: Virginia to Tennessee
DeROSSETT: Possibly, Virginia to Tennessee
BAUGHN: North Carolina to Tennessee
ELLIOTT: Illinois (Chicago)
ROBERTS: England to Canada to Michigan to Ohio
I have many other names connected to these, however these are the primary ones.
***My fathers side***
I am decended,(Whitmire) from Michl> Christoph> Michael Sr.> Steven> Michael> Ansel Green(Greenberry)> Geo. Minor> Charlie Canler> (Me)> Steven Taylor> Shannon> Logan; and also
to Diana> Sarah.....
Still hoping for more information about the second marriage of
Stephen Whitmire to Charlotte Elizabeth Downing (or Downy)
who was Cherokee. They had two sons who settled in Adair Co. OK.
Does anyone know where Stephen and Charlotte were buried ????
(Possibly at 'New Echota, GA ??)
Would like more information about the decendants of Ansel Green; He fathered many children by two wives, maybe three, so there are many more of his decendants out there somewhere.
***My mothers side***
BOYD,MULLINS,SNEED & NORRIS(Cherokee Indian)
These are all from the mid 1800's to early 1900's in the areas of N. E. Alabama(Henegar) to Tennessee(Bell Buckle & Fayetteville)
I have drawn a complete blank on info.
BOYD,John Foster (My grandfather); SNEED,Will (GGrandfather);MULLINS,Cindy (GGrandmother); NORRIS,Will(2nd husband,Cindy)
***My Husband's family***ELLIOTT,Marvin*...(Early 1900's) born Chicago. Catholic family disowned him for marrying an Episcopalian..Never had any other contact...(What a pity)***
ROBERTS,Elsie*...Came from England, father's name..Albert or Alfred (was a 'BOBBY' in Londonbefore coming to the U.S.)Wife's name, Louise...Elsie had one sister named Florence...They were from 'Braefield and Bidnam' near London. (I have no idea about the correct spelling of these towns, I connot find them on any map, and John only remembers hearing his mother and grandmother talking about it when he was a child.)
*** Marvin had twelve younger brothers and sisters, one brother was named Robert Elliott....If anyone has any info about this devout Catholic family,who disowned Marvin when he married.please contact me...They missed knowing a GREAT grandson, who is now 76 years old.......Two g,grandsons and a g,g grandson.
THOMAS*...These are the paternal side of my two brothers*.(late 1800's),Summerville,Ga.(Lyerly,Ga.)...Dr. Thomas,had several children namely; Willie Mae(who married W.W.Baughn)and Cora(who married a Williams)lived In Dallas, Tx.,had no children.
Son, George,never married,Lived in Dallas also.
Two other daughters married Gordon Espy, the first wife died and he married Mattie who raised his three children by her sister...
Their names are John Gordon Espy, Bill Espy and Charlotte Espy...
Any information about any of these people will be appreciated..
BAUGHN*...My brothers other paternal side are from Mayodan, NC and I have gained info about them from some of the remaining relatives in that area.THANKS...
Thanks, to everyone who has helped me. I'll be happy to exchange information with others....
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