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Lucy Vickers Grisham, firstname.lastname@example.org
Submitted by Lucy Vickers Grisham
Information from Jean Hubbard,
Family chart of Norma Jean Conley- sent to me long ago. (Includes photo of Lemuel Vickers).
John Vickers, b Jan 8, 1808, Jackson Co.
He married to Mary Dooley, b Jan 15, 1818, on December 24, 1840, in Talladega Co. Alabama by Rev. Phillips. She was the daughter of Matthew Dooley b @1780, SC and Elizabeth, who died in Talladega Co. Ala.
She died Jan 29, 1901, in
He is in the 1860 Census of Harrison Co.,
He is in the 1880 Census of Wood Co. at age 71. There is a David Vickers in the household this year, age 4 years, probably a grandson.
Her widows Pension claims:
John Vickers enlisted at
He lived in Troupe Co. Georgia for one year after service,
and lived there eleven years before
moving again to
Deed: Telfair Co., GA, Bk. G, p 4, Jan 24, 1855, Headed Elbert Co. GA.
John Vickery? And Aaron Vickery?
Children: (ages per census records)
1. Thomas J. b 1841,
2. Mary Elizabeth, b Mar 5, 1842,
3. Emily, b 1845, married a Keenan possibly
4. John Vickers, Jr., b 1846
5. H. E.,
6. William E., b 1848
7. Lemuel Matthew, b Mar 4, 1852,
Lemuel is listed as a Lumberman and farmer in the 1900 census record, Hunt Co. Their children:
Francis, b Feb 17, 1886, Hughes Springs,
b. Lucy Octavia, b May 4, 1888, Cass, Co. TX, married 1910, to Hugh Carloss Petty. She died Apr 10, 1972, in Big Spring, Howard Co. TX, and is buried at Ft. Stockton, Pecos Co. TX.
c. Mary Elizabeth,
b Feb 24, 1891, Cass Co. died Oct 24, 1970,
d. Gladys Lee, b Aug 3, 1893, Cass Co. TX, died Nov 21, 1899, Neola, Hunt Co. TX.
Edwin, b Jan 27, 1896, Neola, Hunt Co. TX, married Elizabeth Ponder. Lived in Maricopa Co.
f. William Ernest, b Nov 24, 1900, Neola, Hunt Co. died Dec 29, 1927, Greenfield, Chaves Co. NM. Buried at Hagerman Cem.
8. C.C., ( Sis), b 1855, at Harrison Co.,
1. Zola, b Sep 18, 1884
3. Evelyn, b Feb 1889
4. Katy M., b Mar 1892
5. Jimmie, b Sep 1894
6. Jackie, b Jan 1897
7. John D., b Feb 1899
**Mary Dooley Vickers was living in household of James
Storms and daughter Georgia in
Matthew Dooley and William Dooley
Marion Co. Tenn, 1830 lists:
1850 Talladega Co,
Matthew Dooley, age 70 farmer, b
John Dooley, age 29, Farmer, b
Mary A., age 22, b GA
William, age 1 year, b
Petty Family according to family chart of Norma Conley:
John Petty, b 1756, NC, died 1887, Chatham Co. NC.
Stephen Petty, b @1774, died Apr 8, 1850, Pittsboro, Chatham
Co. Buried in
Their son Edward Carloss Petty, b Feb 10, 1827, Alabama, died May 2, 1916, Hopkins, Co. Texas, Married Feb 18, 1866 in Tishomingo Co. MS to Nancy Alice Wells, d/o Lewis H. Wells b 1815, Hardin Co. TN, and Lucinda Lowrey, d/o Samuel Lowery, d 1844 of S Carolina, and Delilah.
Their son Hugh Carloss Petty, b
Jun 18, 1880, Hopkins Co. TX, died Jan
1955, Pecos Co. TX-, married in 1900 to
Lucy Octavia Vickers, d/o Lemuel Matthew Vickers and Mary Luna Vawter,
d/o John Milton Vawter, b Mar 25, 1828, KY and Mary G. Durkee/
he the son of David Vawter b in Ky
1800 and Lucinda Glover. Mary was the daughter of William L. Durkee (Civil Eng. Surveyor) and Mary Ann Weir of
** David Vawter was a steamboat captain. He died in Panola Co. TX, Lucinda Glover is listed as Ferry Operator.
Hugh Carloss Petty and Lucy Octavia Vickers had daughter Mary Louis Petty, who married Dannie Wysong Conley.
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Kelly G. Vickers, 50 Trembly Bald Drive,
Phone (706) 886-0012 Email firstname.lastname@example.org