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From: JOANN BRESCIANI <>
Subject: [Childress Research] Roll Call
Date: Tue, 16 Jan 2001 19:22:19 -0600



Here's a roll call of my Childress ancestors, through three generations:

Joann Bresciani, Texas

Descendants of William Childress, Sr.

Generation No. 1

1. WILLIAM CHILDRESS, SR., b.1750, d. 1834, m. SARAH AYRES, dau. of
MOSES AYRES and ELIZABETH VITTITO,
b. June 01, 1783 in SC, d. Jan 02, 1854 in Ackerman, Choctaw Co., MS.

Children of WILLIAM CHILDRESS and SARAH AYRES are:
2. i. OBEDIAH2 CHILDRESS, SR.
ii. DAVID CHILDRESS, b. Bet. 1800 - 1819, Fairfield Co. SC; m. MARY
GRAHAM; b. Abt. 1801.
3. iii. WILLIAM CHILDRESS, JR.
4. iv. LEVI CHILDRESS


Generation No. 2

2. OBEDIAH2 CHILDRESS, SR. (WILLIAM1,), b. Oct 15, 1792 in Fairfield
Co., SC, d. Aug 05, 1852 in Ackerman, Choctaw
Co., MS., m. SELAH AYRES, dau. of MOSES AYRES and RACHEL MCFADDEN, b.
Mar 08, 1794 in Fairfield Co., SC,
d.Nov 05,1867 in Ackerman, Choctaw Co., MS.

Children of OBEDIAH CHILDRESS and SELAH AYRES are:
5. i. WILLIAM3 CHILDRESS, b. November 07, 1816, TN.
6. ii. EDMOND CHILDRESS, b. March 17, 1827, AL; d. Oct 23, 1904.
7. iii. MINERVA CHILDRESS, b. May 23, 1830, AL; d. Sep 16, 1904.
8. iv. ELVIA/ELIZA CHILDRESS, b. Bet. 1835 - 1836, AL.
9. v. ELIZABETH CHILDRESS, b. April 28, 1816, Jefferson Co., AL; d.
March 26, 1882.
10. vi. JOHN CHILDRESS, b. 1822, AL; d. 1860.
11. vii. MARY JANE CHILDRESS, b. October 31, 1832, AL; d. Feb 25, 1906.

12. viii. OBEDIAH CHILDRESS, b. Jan 17, 1825, possibly AL; d. Jan 12,
1878.

3. WILLIAM2 CHILDRESS, JR. (WILLIAM2, CHILDRESS1) b. ca. 1801 in
Fairfield Co. SC, d. ca.1853 in TX., m.
ELIZABETH YORK, dau. of THOMAS YORK and MARY ALLISON, b.ca. 1804 in GA,
d. ca.1853.

Children of WILLIAM CHILDRESS and ELIZABETH YORK are:
i. MARY3 CHILDRESS, b. October 14, 1820, AL; m. CHRISTOPHER LEMUEL
DOTSON; b. ca. 1820.
ii. TABITHA CHILDRESS, b. 1822; m. (1) WILLIAM EDWARDS ; m. (2) THOMAS
WIGG GRAYSON; b. ca1820.
iii. SARAH CHILDRESS, b. 1825; m. HORATIO WOODWARD; b. ca1820.
iv. NANCY CHILDRESS, b. February 22, 1828, AL; m. JOSEPH JEFFERSON
BELL; b.ca 1828.
v. JANE CHILDRESS1, b. March 02, 1829, AL; m. (1) JOSEPH ROGERS; b.
ca1828; m. (2) T.C. PATTERSON; b. ca1829.
vi. SUSAN ANN CHILDRESS, b. 1831; m. (1) JOHN ROGERS; b. 1830; m. (2)
JAMES SHORT BROWN.
vii. JOHN CHILDRESS, b. 1832.
viii. ELIZABETH CHILDRESS, b. 1834, MS; m. CHRISTOPHER Y. ALLEN; b.
ca1834.
ix. JULIA CHILDRESS, b. 1837, MS.
x. THOMAS CHILDRESS, b. 1839, MS.
13. xi. ROBERT F. CHILDRESS, b. July 09, 1839; d. Bet. 1861 - 1862.
xii. MARTHA D. CHILDRESS, b. 1841; m. WILLIAM BURRELL HOLLIS; b.
ca1840.

4. LEVI2 CHILDRESS (WILLIAM1, ) b. Oct 28, 1805 in Fairfield Co. SC,
d. Feb 03, 1879 in TX., m. SUSANNAH
MONTGOMERY, b. ca 1806 in TN, d. Bef. 1852.

Children of LEVI CHILDRESS and SUSANNAH MONTGOMERY are:
14. i. TABITHA3 CHILDRESS, b. ca1827; d. ca1850.
ii. JOHN SNOW CHILDRESS, b. ca1825, Jefferson Co, AL.
iii. SAMUEL CHILDRESS, b. Nov 02, 1829, Jefferson Co., AL; m. SINAH
PALMIRE JARRELL; b. Aft. 1830.
iv. GEORGE L. BAYLES CHILDRESS, b. 1830, Jefferson Co, AL; d. March 12,
1877; m. LUCRETIA A. CAMERON; b.
ca1830.
v. DAVID CHILDRESS, b. 1830, Jefferson Co., AL.
vi. HENRY CHILDRESS, b. ca1834, Jefferson Co., AL.
vii. ELIZABETH CHILDRESS, b. Jan 11, 1835, Jefferson Co., AL; d. July
15, 1912; m. ELI BATSON; b. Abt. 1830.
15. viii. MARTHA CHILDRESS, b. Oct 10, 1836, Jefferson Co., AL; d. Oct
13, 1861.
ix. NANCY CHILDRESS, b. February 12, 1841, Choctaw Co., MS; d. Dec 15,
1864.
x. CHARLES JACKSON CHILDRESS, b. 1843, Choctaw Co., MS; d. Feb 06,
1864.
xi. A. WHITE CHILDRESS, b. 1845, Choctaw Co., MS; m. MALINDA BROWN; b.
ca.1850, AZ.
xii. SAVILLA CHILDRESS, b. 1847, Choctaw Co., MS.
xiii. SUSAN CHILDRESS, b. Oct 1850, Choctaw Co., MS; m. JAMES MASON
GRISHAM; b. ca1850.
xiv. CORNELIA JANE CHILDRESS, b. Nov 04, 1851, Choctaw Co., MS; m.
HENRY LAFAYETTE CROW; b. ca1850.


Generation No. 3

5. WILLIAM3 CHILDRESS (OBEDIAH2, WILLIAM1,), b. Nov. 07, 1816 in TN.
m. ELIZABETH JANE FERGUSON, b.
May 23, 1822 in AL.

Children of WILLIAM CHILDRESS and ELIZABETH FERGUSON are:
i. ELIZABETH4 CHILDRESS, b. Feb 04, 1840; m. JOHN KILPATRICK , b.
ca1840
ii. HENRY F. CHILDRESS, b. April 02, 1842.
16. iii. MINERVA CHILDRESS, b. Sep 09, 1845, MS; d. June 19, 1933,
Choctaw Co., MS.
iv. NANCY MARY CHILDRESS, b. 1845.
v. SUSAN T. CHILDRESS, b. Abt. 1846.
17. vi. CELIA JANE CHILDRESS, b. April 02, 1847, Choctaw Co., MS.

6. EDMOND3 CHILDRESS (OBEDIAH2, WILLIAM1,), b. Mar 17, 1827 in AL, d.
Oct 23, 1904. m. (1) MARTHA
ROBINSON, b. ca 1850, d. ca 1931; m. (2) JANE G. THOMAS, b. 1835, d.
1889.

Children of EDMOND CHILDRESS and JANE THOMAS are:
i. NANNIE4 CHILDRESS, b. 1850; m. JOE TOWNSEND; b. Abt. 1850.
ii. EDDIE CHILDRESS, b. Aug 13, 1862, MS; d. March 10, 1884.
18. iii. MATTIE CHILDRESS, b. Feb 02, 1869; d. February 04, 1893.
iv. BOICE O. CHILDRESS, b. Mar 04, 1874, Ackerman, MS.

7. MINERVA3 CHILDRESS (OBEDIAH2, WILLIAM1,), b. May 23, 1830 in AL, d.
Sep. 16, 1904, m. PILATE HUNT,
b.Dec 28, 1828 in Greenville Co., SC.

Children of MINERVA CHILDRESS and PILATE HUNT are:
i. OLIVE4 HUNT, b. Aft. 1846.
ii. WILLIAM T. HUNT, b. Oct 12, 1853; m. FRANCES C. UNKNOWN; b. June
10, 1854.
iii. CELIA SELAH F. HUNT1, b. April 23, 1854; m. CUL B. HANNAH ; b.
ca1850.
iv. OBEDIAH CHILDRESS HUNT, b. Mar 12, 1856; m. MARY ALICE HAMILL; b.
Aug30, 1858.
v. KEZIAH HUNT, b. July 02, 1860.
19. vi. JOHN PILATE HUNT, b. Nov 13, 1861, MS.
vii. ELIZA C. HUNT, b. May 1866.
viii. SAMUEL A. HUNT, b. Aug 07, 1869; m. LELA SNOW; b. May 14, 1872.
ix. EDMOND E. HUNT, b. June 22, 1871.
x. DANIEL BUCK HUNT, b. Dec 10, 1874; m. LEONA TERESSA WEEKS; b. Oct
15, 1872.

8. ELVIA/ELIZA3 CHILDRESS (OBEDIAH2, WILLIAM1,), b. 1835 - 1836 in AL.,
m. ZED HILL. b.1826.

Children of ELVIA/ELIZA CHILDRESS and ZED HILL are:
i. WILLIAM M.4 HILL, b. 1856.
ii. JOHN H. HILL, b. 1858.
iii. SELAH C. HILL, b. 1859.

9. ELIZABETH3 CHILDRESS (OBEDIAH2, WILLIAM1,), b.April 28, 1816 in
Jefferson Co., AL, d. Mar 26, 1882; m. (1)
JAMES BARRON, son of JOSEPH BARRON and HANNAH MCCLANAHAN, b. ca Oct 14,
1812 in SC, d. 1853; m. (2)
J.W. HILL, b. ca 1820; m. (3) JOSEPH C. GRIFFITH, . ca 1816.

Children of ELIZABETH CHILDRESS and JAMES BARRON are:
20. i. OBEDIAH4 BARRON, b. April 09, 1838, Winston Co., MS; d. Oct 28,
1911, Louisville, Winston Co., MS.
ii. CATHERINE4 BARRON, b. April 10, 1840, MS; m. JOHN G. RICHARDSON ,
b. Abt. 1840
iii. AMES BARRON, b. Oct 13, 1842.
iv. HARRISON BARRON, b. July 05, 1843, MS.
21. v. JOSEPH BARRON, b. March 21, 1844, Winston Co., MS
vi. WILLIAM BARRON1, b. March 21, 1844, MS
vii. EDMOND BARRON , b. June 17, 1845, MS
22. viii. CELIA BARRON, b. Feb 22, 1848, MS
23. ix. HANNAH BARRON, b. July 30, 1849, MS
24. x. JEFFERSON DAVIS BARRON, b. Oct 28, 1851, New Prospect, MS
xi. THOMAS BARRON, b. July 09, 1853, MS

Child of ELIZABETH CHILDRESS and JOSEPH GRIFFITH is:

xii. WILLIAM GRIFFITH, b. July 15, 1855

10. JOHN3 CHILDRESS (OBEDIAH2, WILLIAM1,) b. 1822 in AL, d.1860, m.
NARCISSUS BARRON, dau. of EZEKIAL
BARRON and SARAH, b. ca 1822 in AL, d. 1887

Children of JOHN CHILDRESS and NARCISSUS BARRON are:
25. i. ALBERT G.4 CHILDRESS, b. July 1843, Winston Co., MS
26. ii. OBEDIAH CHILDRESS, b. Dec 17, 1846, Winston Co., MS; d. Feb 11,
1936, Blackfoot Village, Anderson Co., Texas.
27. iii. EZEKIAL CHILDRESS, b. Dec 25, 1847, Winston Co., MS; d. Nov
11, 1901, Blackfoot Village, Anderson Co., Texas.
iv. MARY OLPHA CHILDRESS, b. 1849, Winston Co., MS; m. LANE BASKIN, b.
Abt. 1850
v. SARAH SALLIE CHILDRESS, b. 1849, Winston Co., MS.
vi. WILLIAM OBED CHILDRESS, b. April 03, 1853, Winston Co., MS
vii. THOMAS CHILDRESS , b. 1855, Winston Co., MiS
28. viii. JOHN THOMAS CHILDRESS b. Jan 01, 1858 in Winston Co.,
MS, d. Jan 20, 1935 in Wellington, Collingsworth
Co., TX, m. ANNIE MAE HENSLEY, b. 1854, d. 1928 in Wellington,
Collingsworth Co. TX.
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The following are the children of my great grandparents (above) .Their
children would be
in the 4th generation, but I have included them here:
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Children of JOHN CHILDRESS and ANNIE HENSLEY are:

i. JOHN DRATON CHILDRESS, b. Nov 18, 1879, Comanche Texas; d. Sep 25,
1960, Wheeler, Wheeler Co.,TX.
ii. ELIZABETH CHILDRESS, b. Bet. 1879 - 1910; d. Fort Worth, Tarrant
Co., TX.
iii. NEY CHILDRESS, b. Bet. 1880 - 1910.
iv. LULA WILLIS CHILDRESS3, b. Sep 19, 18883; d. October 10, 1964,
Shamrock, Wheeler Co. TX.
v. SILAS CHILDRESS, b. October 12, 1894 d. December 1980, Wheeler, Tx.

vi. NARCISSUS BELL CHILDRESS, b. Bet. 1879 - 1910; d. October 15, 1965,
Bailey Co., TX.
vii. ANNA MAY CHILDRESS5, b. 1890, d. 1916. Buried Wellington,
Collingsworth Co., TX

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11. MARY JANE3 CHILDRESS (OBEDIAH2, WILLIAM1,) b. Oct 31, 1832 in AL,
d.Feb 25, 1906 m. (1) THOMAS
BARRON, son of JOSEPH BARRON and HANNAH MCCLANAHAN, b. July 19, 1828 in
AL, d. 1852, m. (2) DAN A.
THOMAS

Children of MARY CHILDRESS and THOMAS BARRON are:
i. ALICE BARRON, b. 1853.
ii. CORNELIA A. BARRON b. 1854.

12. OBEDIAH3 CHILDRESS (OBEDIAH2, WILLIAM1) b.Jan 17, 1825 in possibly
AL, d Jan 12, 1878; m. JEMIMA
BARRON Oct 09, 1849 in Winston Co., MS, dau. of CALEB BARRON and
ELIZABETH PEDEN, b.1828 in AL, d. 1877

Children of OBEDIAH CHILDRESS and JEMIMA BARRON are:
i. WILLIAM THOMAS4 CHILDRESS, b. 1850, m. MARY FRANCES SPEER, b. Mar
13, 1875, AL, d. 1957
29. ii. CALEB CHILDRESS, b. 1856; d. Abt. 1885.
30. iii. ELI ROBERT CHILDRESS, b. July 15, 1861; d. Oct 03, 1946.
31. iv. DAVID FRANKLIN CHILDRESS, b. July 11, 1862; d. June 24, 1937.
v. LELAH ELIZABETH CHILDRESS, b. Bet. 1862 - 18721.

13. ROBERT F.3 CHILDRESS (WILLIAM2, WILLIAM1) b. July 09, 1839, d. Bet.
1861-1862, m. MARY LUCINDA
MCADAMS, b. Aug 06, 1842, d. April 01, 1925

Child of ROBERT CHILDRESS and MARY MCADAMS is:
32. i. ROBERT F.5 CHILDRESS, b. June 05, 1861; d. 1912.

14. TABITHA3 CHILDRESS (LEVI2, WILLIAM1), b. ca 1827 d. ca 1850, m.
SOLOMON BARRON, son of JOSEPH
BARRON and HANNAH MCCLANAHAN, b. Aug 16, 1824, d. 1902.

Children of TABITHA CHILDRESS and SOLOMON BARRON are:
i. THOMAS4 BARRON, b. 1844; m. KATE ROBERTSON, b. Abt. 1854
ii. LEVI BARRON, b. 1846
iii. MARY BARRON, b. 1848
33. iv. JOSEPH BARRON, b. 1850.

15. MARTHA3 CHILDRESS (LEVI2, WILLIAM1) b. Oct 10, 1836 in Jefferson
Co., AL, d.Oct 13, 1861, m. HENRY
MILLS, b. 1822 in LA, d.1889

Children of MARTHA CHILDRESS and HENRY MILLS are:
i. SUSAN4 MILLS, b. 1860, Hill Co., TX d. 1884, m. WILLIAM ALBREATH,
b. ca1860
34. ii. MARY MILLS, b. Aug 02, 1861, Hill Co.,TX, d. 1943.


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