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Subject: Wootten-Graham-Copeland Please help
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2002 08:55:16 EDT
I would love to share my wooten conection in hopes, someone can will in the
blanks. Thanks, Gayle LeBlanc
Descendants of Mary Margaret Copeland
Generation No. 1
1. MARY MARGARET1 COPELAND She married GEORGE COPELAND. He was born Abt.
1775, and died in He was a Sea Captain.
Child of MARY COPELAND and GEORGE COPELAND is:
2. i. MARY2 COPELAND, b. April 16, 1796, New York.
Generation No. 2
2. MARY2 COPELAND (MARY MARGARET1) was born April 16, 1796 in New York. She
married JOHN CARTER WOOTTEN January 29, 1816 in New York, NY, First
Associated Reformed Church, son of BENJAMINE WOOTTEN and MARY CARTER. He
was born December 26, 1794 in Smithfield, Virginia, and died in Died on the
move to New York.
Children of MARY COPELAND and JOHN WOOTTEN are:
3. i. MARY JANE3 WOOTTEN, b. November 03, 1826, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania;
d. April 05, 1916, Aberbeen, Moore County, North Carolina.
ii. BENJAMIN WOOTTEN, b. October 18, 1817, New York.
iii. MARGARET COPELAND WOOTTEN, b. May 06, 1820, New York; m. SAMUEL
B. WARNER, September 19, 1844, Woodbury, NY, Presb. Church of Philadelphia.
iv. JOHN EASTEN WOOTTEN, b. September 23, 1822, Philadelphia,
Pennsylvania; m. (1) SARA DUNN, (2); m. (2) ANNIE MIFSIMER,(1), May 28, 1846,
Pottstown Pa., The Episcopal Church.
Notes for JOHN EASTEN WOOTTEN:
John was the General Manager of the Philadelphia and Reading Railroad System
of Philadelphia, Pa. He was the inventor of the camel-back locomotive with
the Wootten fire box. which was a big factor in railroading in eastern
Pennsylvania. He often brought his private Railroad car down to Aberdeen, NC
to see Flora, Uncle John Graham and Al Graham.
Aunt Hazel would tell us that " Uncle John had a barrell of money."
v. ELIZABETH WOOTTEN, b. September 05, 1830, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania;
m. THOMAS D. BROWN, June 06, 1855, Woodbury, New Jersey, The Presb. Church.
vi. REBECCA WOOTTEN, b. January 25, 1833, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
vii. ANNA FRAZIER WOOTTEN, b. March 12, 1835, Philadelphia,
Generation No. 3
3. MARY JANE3 WOOTTEN (MARY2 COPELAND, MARY MARGARET1) was born November 03,
1826 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and died April 05, 1916 in Aberbeen,
Moore County, North Carolina. She married JOHN BETHUNE GRAHAM March 05,
1856 in Scott's Presb. Ch., Philadephila by Rev.Alex Macklin, son of
ALEXANDER GRAHAM and CATHERINE MCFARLAND. He was born July 18, 1816 in North
Carolina (Cumberland now Hoke Co.), and died May 05, 1899 in Moore County
Notes for JOHN BETHUNE GRAHAM:
John was Ruling Elder at the Old Bethesda Church for 44 years.
Children of MARY WOOTTEN and JOHN GRAHAM are:
4. i. FLORA MARTIN4 GRAHAM, b. January 28, 1859, Moore County North
Carolina; d. May 03, 1914, Aberdeen, North Carolina.
ii. ALEXANDER MACKLIN GRAHAM, b. January 06, 1857; d. September 02, 1863,
died at age 6.
iii. JOHN WOOTTEN GRAHAM, (UNCLE JOHNNY), b. November 29, 1864; d.
January 20, 1948; m. CATHERINE BLUE.
5. iv. MARY CORNELIA GRAHAM, b. February 25, 1867; d. August 30, 1959.
Generation No. 4
4. FLORA MARTIN4 GRAHAM (MARY JANE3 WOOTTEN, MARY2 COPELAND, MARY MARGARET1)
was born January 28, 1859 in Moore County North Carolina, and died May 03,
1914 in Aberdeen, North Carolina. She married WILLIAM WALTER MCDOUGALD
October 16, 1879 in Aberbeen, NC, son of DOUGALD MCDOUGALD and SARAH
PHILLIPS. He was born January 14, 1858 in Cumberland County North Carolina,
and died February 08, 1911 in Franklinton, La., Washington Parish, Ellis
Notes for WILLIAM WALTER MCDOUGALD:
William moved from North Carolina to Franklinton, La. to explore his timber
business. He owned a big store in Franklinton, La.
Children of FLORA GRAHAM and WILLIAM MCDOUGALD are:
6. i. DOUGALD ALEXANDER5 MCDOUGALD, b. August 20, 1881, Aberbeen, North
Carolina; d. September 15, 1949, New Orleans Charity Hospital, New Orleans,
7. ii. BERTHA CLYDE MCDOUGALD, b. September 17, 1887, Aberbeen, North
Carolina; d. September 30, 1952, Tues. 1:40 PM Baton Rouge, La. died of
8. iii. JOHN WOOTEN MCDOUGALD, b. December 10, 1883, Aberdeen, North
Carolina; d. October 02, 1969, Orlando, Fl. Buried Old Bethesda Cemetery,
9. iv. MARY ELIZABETH MCDOUGALD, b. July 29, 1890, Aberdeen, Moore Co.
North Carolina; d. September 06, 1980, Jackson, Mississipi.
v. FLORA INEZ MCDOUGALD, b. February 21, 1898, Statesboro, Georgia; d.
November 13, 1966, Baton Rouge, La. at 68 years @ 10 PM BR General Hospital;
m. NEVER MARRIED.
Notes for FLORA INEZ MCDOUGALD:
Inez was a resident of Baton Rouge for 44 years. She retired in June 1966
from LSU after 12 years as head resident of Louise Garig and Highland Halls.
Her body was at Welsh Funeral Home where services were conducted by Dr. John
Melton. Burial in Roselawn Memorial Park..
5. MARY CORNELIA4 GRAHAM (MARY JANE3 WOOTTEN, MARY2 COPELAND, MARY
MARGARET1) was born February 25, 1867, and died August 30, 1959. She married
DANIEL BLUE CAMPBELL September 08, 1887. He was born March 04, 1854, and
died February 24, 1910 in Aberdeen, North Carolina, Old Bethesda Cemetery.
Notes for MARY CORNELIA GRAHAM:
In 1910 when Daniel Campbell died, Mary Cornelia couldn't keep up the farm,
so she moved to the home of her father, John Bethune Graham, and never
The home place, established 1891, 500 Main Street, Aberdeen, North Carolina.
Children of MARY GRAHAM and DANIEL CAMPBELL are:
i. EUGENIA5 CAMPBELL, b. 1889; m. ALVIS THOMAS; b. Locomotive Eng.
Norfolk Southern Railway.
ii. JUNIUS GRAHAM CAMPBELL, m. GERTRUDE BRANTLY.
iii. HERMAN ARCHIBALL CAMPBELL, m. MARYTYSON.
iv. FLEURETTE CAMPBELL, b. 1897; m. CLAYTON BRASINGTON.
10. v. ALICE CAMPBELL, b. 1900.
vi. MILDRED CAMPBELL, d. January 1990; m. HENRY HOUGH.
Generation No. 5
6. DOUGALD ALEXANDER5 MCDOUGALD (FLORA MARTIN4 GRAHAM, MARY JANE3 WOOTTEN,
MARY2 COPELAND, MARY MARGARET1) was born August 20, 1881 in Aberbeen, North
Carolina, and died September 15, 1949 in New Orleans Charity Hospital, New
Orleans, La.. He married HATTIE VICTORIA BOSSIER December 27, 1905 in Alma,
Louisiana, St. Tammany Parish, La., daughter of WILLIAM BOSSIER and EUNICE
DAVIS. She was born October 25, 1887 in Sand Hill, La. St. Tammany Parish,
near Covington, La., and died December 27, 1936 in Baton Rouge General Hosp.
Sunday after a 2 week illiness.