|Let us begin then. Charles D.
Butts was born August 8, 1812 in Halifax County and at this point he
is the family patriarch. He was married to
Margaret H. Carter May 8, 1850 in Person County, North Carolina.
Charles died on August 10, 1885 at the age of 73 as recorded in the
Their union produce 7 living offspring that we have records on. Their names and approximate birth dates are listed below. This information is from an 1870 Halifax County, North Carolina Census:
Richard was born in 1851 and was the eldest son.
Margret was born in 1855 and was the eldest daughter.
Susan was born in 1857.
Sarah was born in 1859.
Elizabeth was born in 1862.
Charles Lewis was born May 12, 1863 and his my great great gandfather.
John Butts was born in 1867.
This then is then, as it presently stands is the first
generation. Further research may change this list.
|Our second generation progenerated by with Charles
Lewis Butts who was born on May 12, 1863 in Halifax County, North
Carolina but as yet no physical birth records have been found other than
the notations in the Family bible. He married Nannie
Jane Davis on June 6, 1885. Charles died on July 13, 1936 at the age
of 72.Their union produced 9 named offspring. They are listed below:
Viola M. was born July 28, 1886 in Danville, Virginia and died on November 15, 1915.
Walter Charles was born March 5,1889 in Pittsylvania County,Virginia born and died on November 15, 1916.
Nannie Mae was born on July 16, 1891 in Danville.
Eva Jean was
born on April 26, 1892 in Danville and died on December 29, 1967.
Evelyn W. was born June 6, 1903 and she only live just a few days.
|The third generation of our branch was progenerated by Willard
Armstead Butts as noted above was born on February 5, 1898 in
Danville and married Annie Rossie Marshall on
June 22, 1919 in Danville. Willard Armstead died July 7, 1966 in
Danville.Their union produced 2 living offspring.
Helen Louise was born March 23, 1926 and died on October 31, 1978.
Willard Armstead Butts Jr.
was born March 23, 1926. Died November
|The fourth generation is carried on by Willard
Armstead Butts Jr. who was born as stated above on March 23, 1926 in
Danville. Died in November 1999.
Willard Armstead Jr. married Anna Lou Pierce on August 24, 1946 in Danville.
Their union produced e offspring.
Willard Fredrick was born November 18, 1948 That's me.
was born October 27, 1951.
|The fifth and current generation is carried on by Willard
Fredrick and my brother and James Thomas.
We have both produced male heirs and we both have had broken marriages.
James heir is James Thomas Butts
Jr. born June 29, 1977.
|This brings to a close our family history. The links below will take
you to surname listings,and site index. If you have anything to add to
our information please contact and send the data please. Just email or
send by snail mail. The physical address is as follows:
Butts Family 12 Highland Drive, Dundee,NY 14378