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Subject: Descendants of Silas - Part Three
Date: Wed, 24 Feb 1999 17:43:08 EST

This continues the previous posts concerning the Descendants of Silas - aka
the Ancestors of Georgia.

Generation No. 4

8. Silas Pennix Wooten, born Abt. 1759; died February 25, 1846. He married
9. Phoebe Worth (???) in N.C. (????).
9. Phoebe Worth (???).

Notes for Silas Pennix Wooten:
Listed on the 1820 Floyd County, Kentucky Census - Silas Wooton
Listed on the 1840 Lawrence County, Kentucky Census - Silas P. Wooton
Revolutionary War pension No. S. 40730

He enlisted at Halifax Co., VA on 2 Jan 1780 for the term of one year in the
Va. Regiment, was in the battle of Guilford and was discharged Apr. 1, 1781,
Tazewell Co. VA.

Source: Lawrence County, Kentucky Cemetery Book Vol. 3, by Louisa Chapter DAR
Information on his family (wife and children) was supplied by information in
the Lawrence County,
Kentucky Cemetery Book Volume 3 by Louisa Chapter DAR. It was also compiled
from sources listed individually with his various children as applicable.
Need to see if he ties into this:

by Peter Wilson Coldham
Published by Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc.
Page 39

"16 June - 20 July. Shippers by the MARTIN galley,
Mr. Silas Wootton, bound from Bristol for Virginia:
Thomas Hort, George Erbery, John Barnsdale,
Samuel Hunt. (PRO:E190/1160/3)."
Buried in Wooten/Chapman Cemetery in Lawrence County, Kentucky

Children of Silas Wooten and Phoebe (???) are:
4i.Thomas Alfred Wooten, born 1808 in Virginia; married Jane (Sarah) Castle
August 01, 1827 in Lawrence County, Kentucky.
ii.William Lewis Wooten, married Millie Burgess July 27, 1817 in Floyd
County, Kentucky.
iii.Rhoda Wooten, died August 1855 in Johnson County, Kentucky; married
Adam Bowen February 28, 1841 in Floyd County, Kentucky.
iv.Nancy Wooten, married Alexander Coleman January 02, 1818 in Floyd
County, Kentucky.
v.George W. Wooten, married Mary "Polly" Bannister.
vi.Levi Wooten / Ooten, born November 10, 1798; died 1854 in Clay County,
Illinois; married Alpha Omega Taylor.

Notes for Levi Wooten / Ooten:
Changed surname to Ooten.

vii.Silas G. Wooten, born 1804; married (1) Eliza Williamson; married (2)
Sarah Adams July 04, 1821 in Floyd County, Kentucky; married (3) Julia/Julina
Chapman 1833 in Lawrence County, Kentucky.

Notes for Silas G. Wooten:
Listed on the 1850 Lawrence County, Kentucky Census

428 WOOTEN, Silas G 46 M Farmer 250 OH
July Ann 32 F VA
Francis A 22 M Laborer KY
George W 10 M KY
Rebecca 6 F KY
Isaac 4 M KY
July Ann 2 F KY
Henry 1/12 M KY

Notes for Eliza Williamson:
Do not know if this is correct or not.

viii.Rebecca Wooten, born January 1824; married Nathan Blevins.

10. Zedekiah Castle. He was the son of 20. Jacob Castle and 21. Mary Shane.
He married 11. Julia Ann Penix.
11. Julia Ann Penix. She was the daughter of 22. Henry Penix and 23.
Juliana Blutterbuck.

Child of Zedekiah Castle and Julia Penix is:
5i.Jane (Sarah) Castle, born 1813 in Kentucky; married Thomas Alfred Wooten
August 01, 1827 in Lawrence County, Kentucky.

12. William Justice, born Abt. 1780. He was the son of 24. William Justice
and 25. Margaret Johnson. He married 13. Sarah Unknown.
13. Sarah Unknown, born in Virginia; died March 16, 1872 in Lawrence County,
Ohio (Perry Township).

Notes for William Justice:
Moved from Pike County to Rock Castle Creek in Martin County (then Lawrence
County), Kentucky about 1832.

Children of William Justice and Sarah Unknown are:
6i.George Justice, born December 12, 1805 in Pike County, Kentucky; died
March 29, 1878; married Martha "Patsy" Bazwell June 16, 1827 in Pike County,
ii.James Justice, born 1802 in Virginia; married Elizabeth James 1822 in
Pike County, Kentucky.
iii.William Justice, born 1803; married Jane Maynard 1837 in Pike County,
iv.Mary Justice, born 1807; married James Heberline.
v.Caleb Justice, born 1814 in Kentucky; married Elizabeth Branham.
vi.John Justice, born 1815 in Kentucky; married Elizabeth (Blackburn?).
vii.Payton Justice, born 1816; married (1) Lucy Pinkney Bazwell; married
(2) Lucy Pinkney Bazwell May 09, 1839 in Lawrence County, Kentucky.
viii.David Justice, born Abt. 1820 in Kentucky; married Margaret Chambers.
ix.Sarah Justice, born 1825; married James Thornhill 1845 in Lawrence
County, Kentucky.

14. Samuel Bazwell. He married 15. Penninah.
15. Penninah.

Children of Samuel Bazwell and Penninah are:
7i.Martha "Patsy" Bazwell, born July 28, 1800; married (1) George Justice
June 16, 1827 in Pike County, Kentucky; married (2) William Harrell April 06,
1924 in Floyd County, Kentucky.
ii.Lucy Pinkney Bazwell, married Payton Justice.

To Be Continued.....

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