My Southern Family



Stephen D. Taylor; EMail: 8/97 - descendant of of John Dennis Campbell> Littleberry Lane. "Layne-Lain-Lane Genealogy" by Floyd Benjamin Layne, Los Angeles, CA.


Johnie Wilson; EMail: 9/97 Descendant of John Wilson and Jane Newman, Amite Co. MS.


Sharon Spencer Willis; EMail: Desc Permelia Amelia Higginbotham.


"America's Friersons Ancestry Book"; p. Main-7. By Meade Frierson.


TALIAFFERO TIMES, Vol. 2, September 3, 1997 Issue 3.


Obit from The Newton Press, Jasper Co. IL, 31 Aug 1940. Submitted by Edward Lee Alvis, descendant of John Elmer Alvis. The Alvis Exchange Summer 1997, No. 39.


Obit in The South Reporter, Holly Springs MS, 5 Mar 1931. Submitted by The Alvis Exchange, Summer 1997, No. 39.


Ken Lindsay;


Garrison & Allied Familes, Power; Lucille McClure, Mary Hickman, Marriage, Church & Bible Records, us Census, Mortality Lists, Pub in The Alvis Exchange Summer 1997, No. 39. No. 35 Fall 1996 & No. 36 Nov 1996.


Trevia Smith; EMail: 9/97


"Taylor Descent, Bolling, Shore, Goode" by Robert W. Marks; 5/27/85. 905 N. 3rd St. McGehee AR 71654.


Colleen B. Salls; EMail: 9/97


Amanda Mason Mcleod; EMail: MTCMASO5087@MTC.MID.TEC.SC.US 9/97


Bud Ellzey, EMail: 9/97 Ellzey Researcher and cousin from our Coney Line. Latest msg May 2003; gave me CD of his research in 2001. FTM, World Family Tree, Vol. 5, pre-1600 to present CD.and Personal Research.


Plantagenet Ancestry of Seventeenth-Century Colonists, by David Faris, pub by Genealogical Pub. Co. Inc. Lib of Cong. Cat. # 96-76348; copyright 1996.

Weis, Frederick Lewis Periodical: Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700 Publication: Genealogical Publixhing Co., Inc.


Mary Greear South gedcom-1996 Msg From: Greear Cossitt Date: Sat, 10 Apr 2004 to


Caroline Burnett Cook; EMail:; descendant of Joseph Burnett & Clara Gatewood. 9/97 "The Burnetts & Their Connections" Vols. 1, 2, & 3; Pub. 1989 & 1993; by June Baldwin Bork, 9375 Bella Vista Rd, Apple Valley, CA 92308.


Roger Buttermore EMail: 8/97 Sarah Ann McCants was my g-g-grandmother who married W.C. Tuttle (or Tutle as it was) but W.C. also had some McCants in his line.

All of my sources are available from theThree Rivers Historical Society (see Willamsburg Co. SC WWW site) in Hemingway, SC.

The primary source is a book ($30 + postage) on the McCants by B. Theron McCants (1988) but they have will and cemetery records as well. I have posted some questions about the Goteas at the Williamsburg WWW site which tie into this as well.


"The Fortenberry Families of Southern Mississippi" with early records concerning the Faulkenberry/Fortenberry Families of the South; by Adrianne Fortenberry Criminger, 1984; Pub. Southern Historical Press, Inc. Copies may be ordered from Adrian Fortenberry, 3759 Norman Road, Clarkston, GA 30021.


Will of 1778, Craven Co. SC, names children. From Ken Hodges, EMail. 9/97


"Adventurers of Purse and Person 1607-1625", 1956 Compiled and Edited by Annie Lash Jester and Martha Woodroof Hiden, F.A.S.G. Sponsored by the Order of First Families of Virginia, 1607-1620.


Revised Research of W. Wayne Rogers, Author of " Gone to Texas". Pub in TALIAFERRO TIMES Volume 2 September 17,1997 Issue 5.


Ann Nethro; EMail: 9/97


Joseph T. Fleming, EMail: P. O. Box 53354 Atlanta, Georgia 30355


Jim Sandidge; EMail:; 1498 Alton Station Rd; Lawrenceburg, KY 40342-9448 "The History of Mcdonough Co. Il" and "the History of Cass, Schuyler, and Brown Cos. IL - 1892"; KY Historical Society Library in Frankfort, KY.


Martin Sandidge, EMail: 12/01 of Rowlett (a suburb of Dallas, TX) (El Paso, TX; 1995 EMail: Msg Date: Sat, 7 Dec 2002 Subject: Re: [SANDIDGE-L] Mary Wood Sandidge To:

Msg From: Date: Fri, 10 Dec 2004


W. Danny Honnoll; EMail:;9/97 3rdgf was Ira Gaines, whose dau m. Henry Thomas Pitts of Lauderdale Co. TN. Pitts Bible owned by Lillian Pitts Woodsmall of Monette, AR copied by W. D. Honnoll 8/15/1988.


Joni Floyd; EMail: 10/98; Msg Wed, 11 Aug 2004 From: Neal & Joni Floyd to


"The Jackson Purchase Edition, The Mayfield Messenger", 27 Dec 1969, Dick Barclay. Pat EMail: 5/97


Melinda Parmer; Houston, TX, USA EMail: Parmer Genealogy Database Updated: Sun Dec 3 2000

URL: ( 4/97), gdau of Charles Canty Clark. (old-


The above geneological data were obtained from the Department of Archives and History, Jackson, Mississippi, and "Jefferson Davis" - Private Paper, 1823-1889", selected and edited by Hudson Strode - 1966. Written by: James West Thompson Edited by: Keith Anderson Hardison


MS Gen Web Project; file:///D|/Genealogy/Gen Htmls/Civil War/jdavisMS.htm; Last Updated by Brett Hope on Thursday, 24 April, 1997 at 11:43 AM.


Edward Hutchison; EMail: Excerpts from my book can be read at: AttalaKin's Home Page 4/99


Denell Burks, Vacaville, CA EMail: 9/95/97/01. Updated file 02/01 word doc.


Maple Hill cemetery, located in Huntsville, Alabama is one the largest cemeteries in Alabama. It was deeded to the city in 1822 and officially named Maple Hill in 1922.


Joanne Montgomery; 10/97


Cynthia Nihoul Kirkland; EMail: 10/97


Barbara Fitzgerald Benson - DAR - TX; descendant of William Henry Hodges & Fedilia Dorset. 10/97


Patriot Index DAR, pub 5 Feb 1994 DAR Magazine.


Garrett C. Alvis, Jr. EMail: 10/97


Edward Hutchison Genealogy site: This site contains excerpts from the book: "Yesterday: The Descendants of John Hutchison and Elizabeth Frazier of Attala County, MS"


"Marriages In Virginia 1607 - 1800"; From Dorothy Ford Wulfeck's Files. 10/97


Randy Martin, Pasadena, TX EMail: new e-mail address is: 4/98


Book: "The Cabells and Their Kin" by Alexander Brown,1895 p. 185 - New Index & Reprint by Randolph Wall Cabell, 1994. Desc. David A. Landers, EMail: 10/97

Book: 20th Century Cabells & Kin Call Number: 929.273 c111


William Montgomery Sweeny, "Higginbotham Family of Virginia," William and Mary Quarterly, 1st Ser., XXVII, 123-125.

"Genealogies of Virginia Families": From the William and Mary Quarterly Historical Magazine (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1982), Vol. III, pp. 55-57.

Book: Tuckahoes and Cohees: Settlers of Amherst & Nelson Counties Author: Seaman, Catherine Hawes Coleman Publication: 1992 Call Number: F 232 A 55 S 43 1992

Book: English Duplicates of Lost Va Records Author: Louis des Cognets, Jr. Publication: 1958


"Ancestral Roots... [Balt., 1992] 182-2).


Sherry Harris, EMail: 10/97 Ref: WFT-pedigree 1127, Barbara Bonham, June Bork, Caroline Burnett Cook.


Dennis J. Yancey, EMail:


Taliaferro Times, Vol 2, Issue 8, 8 Oct 1997. Lewis Sander's Compliation of The Craig Family. Anna V. Parker's, "Sanders Family of Grass Hills", pub 1966. Her Collection at the Filson Club in Louisville, KY. Lewis Sanders genealogy was given to Kathryn Salyers, Historian in Carrollton, KY.


Karen T. Ledford/Toccoa, Ga. EMail: 6/01 7/98 4/2003 A descendant of Jacob & Anne Higginbotham. Complies and publishes books of GA counties in a series "THESE MEN WORE GREY." including as much genealogical information with the burial records of these men. Ties together the families from cemetery to cemetery. Not only establishing proof of Confederate service but genealogical information as well.



From: "Dr. T. Petitt" Tricia Petitt, EMail: 19 Jul 1999 home page:


Andrea Collection - SC Archives; Copy furnished by Three Rivers Historical Society. Family Bible Record.


McConnell, Baxter, Files: A Collection furnished by Three Rivers Society.


James William Thornton; EMail: msg 30 Mar 2002. ( 10/97) source from Allen Luther back is Mrs. Nona Rucker Bradford, Lavonia, GA.


Mary Fradella EMail: 10/97 A descendant of Mary Ann Higginbotham and Benjamin Jones, dau of Nelson Higginbotham, from Clarence Walter White line.


Higginbotham Cemetery, Mt Pleasant, Amherst co. VA Tombstone Inscriptions, recorded 10/97 by R. Sandidge. Cemetery is located on Rt 60 W from Amherst turn rught on Sandidges Rd, Rr 610, then left on Rr 617 and go past Rr 631 to a fenced cemetery on right.


1727 chart of the Lynch Family prepared by Elias Horry, husband of Margaret Lynch. The chart traces the line from 12th century ireland down to 18th century South Carolina and includes those of the name living at the time the chart was made.


Clark Rye; EMail:; 11/97


Sheri L. Anderson, EMail: 11/97 Mrs. Dora Lee Martin Love is the descendant, who I am putting this together for. She has a family bible, some newspaper clippings, her mother's sister is still alive. The source for some of this information is "Dim Trails and Blurred Footprints: A History of San Jacinto County, Texas." It was published by the San Jacinto County Historical Commission, Coldspring, Texas, in 1982. Call no. is T976.42 D582.


"Genealogy Stanley, Fouty, Scott Families" in Fort Wayne lib. Ge 929.2 st25b.


DAR records are from the husband of Mildred Rootes Thompson, Capt George Gray. My cousin is in Colonial Dames, Huguenot Society and other organizations through the Reade/Martiau/Rootes line, and that is why I have information on these lines. Judy Canant Descendants of Thompson TALIAFERRO NEWSLETTER NOV. 19, 1997 VOL. 2 ISSUE 14 PART 1


The VA Genealogist, Vol. 41, 1997, #3.


Grace Gilgen, EMail: - 11/97 Her line is Virginia Rose Coleman and Anthony Foster, Jr. Taliferro Times.


June Smith, Research of Elmer Bell and James Aye. EMail: ( 12/97 Earl Harrison, 360-466-1233 or 233 Skagit Way, LaConner, WA 98257-9602

From: To: "'josie bass'" Date: Mon, 4 Oct 2004 Subject: RE: Bell and Harrison updates


The Royal Descents of 500 Immigrants to the American Colonies of the US, by Gary Boyd Roberts, Genealogical Publish Co., Inc. 1993. URL: Ref:


"William & Mary Qtr Records of Hanover County" 12/97 US GENWEB


Kathy Foster Douglas of Monroe, LA. 12/97 Personal interview by Josephine Estelle Lindsay Bass.


Deb Koplen; EMail: 26 Nov 1997 1. Data from Gatewood Family Bible/VA Hist. Soc. 2. John & Amy Gatewood & Their Descendants. 3. Culpeper Co. VA Census - Pemberton 4. 1850 Spotsylvania Co. Va Census; VA Herald obit - Bullard.


Lewis T. Bullock File at the Richard Thornton Library in Oxford in Granville Co. NC. 12 File Cabinet drawers full of gen material, documentation, copies of records, etc. on the Bullock family.


From Draper Collection of Manuscripts, document "1881 Jan 28, 6 DD 31 in the TN and King's Mountain Papers.


Saundra Picou Overton, EMail: 12/28/97


Rich Holler: 2111 Denver Dr. Jonesboro AR 72401 EMail:


CD 229, December 1994 Edition KY MARRIAGES, BULLITT, KY MARRIAGES From 1797 to 1850


Evelyn Thomas, Eail:


Early Records Hampshire County Virginia Now West Virginia Including at the start most of known Va. aside from Augusta District. privately printed, Clara McCormack Sage and Laura Sage Jones of Delavan, Wisconsin. The Delavan Republican Printers & Publishers, Delavan, Wis, 1939.








NC Register of Hathaway, Vo. 2, No. 4, p. 459.


Some Colonial and Revolutionary Families of North Carolina. Vol. I. Marilyn Burch Smallwood, Souther Press, Macon, GA, 1964.


William L. Harvey, EMail:


Judy S. Cardwell, 9 Dec 1996


The Bonners of Chowan County, North Carolina: A Family History by John Wesley Curry. Forefathers Press, Lubbock, TX 1996. ISBN 0-9653328-3-7 No index.


Dorothy Bass, EMail: 5 Jan 1998


Marilyn Barnes Green; EMail: 1/7/98


Whatley Family Records, Issue 10Jan98; El Duane Whatley, Editor and Distributor. EMail:


Jim Perrin, EMail: 1/98.


Linda Reuther EMail: McMillan, MI USA - 0:4 .html


Nancy Carter, EMail: EMail: 2/98


N. Robinson EMail: 1/98 descendant of Martha J. Arbuthnot.


JeanCMcGee EMail: Sandidge Mail List


Terrie McClary Dalrymple EMail: 10/98; Rt 1 Box 227-D2 Salmon, Idaho 83467


Linda Currie EMail: 1/98 descendant of Burrell Higginbotham.


Joseph Donald Cox, Dallas, TX; EMail: 1/98, grandson of Susie Mae McCants and ivie Cox of Coldspring, TX.


Leslie A.(Knox) Penn; EMail: 1/98 Husband Scott Penn is descendant of Abraham Penn and Ruth Stovall.


Jean Mcgee; EMail: 1/98 From Sandidge Mail List, 18 Jan 1998. From message boards 6 Jan 2000. Thornton Gideon to T. J. Sandidge Author: JeanCMcGee Date: 28 Mar 2001.

Msg "Ron Sandidge" EMail: Date: 23 Aug 2004 Subject: [SANDIDGE-L] Sarah Scott Sandidge. Direct descendant would like to finally find the burial area or site of GGGrandmother Sarah Scott Sandidge, 1st wife of Thomas Hastings Sandidge.


Charles Severs, Louisville, KY - Puckett descendant;; 1/98

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Ancestral Roots of Sixty Colonists Bryananc.Aht; Haydn's Book of Dignities; (Compuserve) James C. Woodard 1/98 Charlemagne to Gov. Thomas Dudley taken from Ancestral Roots Of Sixty Colonists, 6th edition, Line 50, by Dr. Frederich Lewis Wies. New Site:


Candace Harral, EMail: 1/98 descendant of Frances Herndon & Charles Tinsley Fox. Mary Gaines & Edward Herndon>James Gaines & Mary Pendleton.


History of Lawrence, Orange and Washington Counties, Indiana From the Earliest Time to the Present; Together with Interesting Biographical Sketches, Reminiscences, Notes, Etc. Chicago, Goodspeed Bros., & Co., Publishers, 1884. Weston A. Goodspeed, Leroy C. Goodspeed, Charles L. Goodspeed. Alvis, Mallory, McKingley, Lapping, Motsinger of Pekin, Washington Co. IN.

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