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See how this works. My Wilkes County Working file consists of 10 pages in very rough draft mode. This means I haven't completed all my footnoting nor completely switched to that style, nor have I had a chance to analyze all that I have and match all of it up. You may find a marraige record in my "Unlinked Section" yet find that name attached to a family. If you have any questions please ask and I will clarify for you. I notice that the footnoting symbols did not make the cut and paste...I have included the footnotes below the dashed line although you have no references to match them up. Again, just ask. I try to be very carful to verify my conclusions on any fact with solid logic and hard data so if you see something you know as a fact and I annotate it in my notes as unproven or in question, I may be unaware of a document or other means that proved it at this time. I am sending you this file in sections so expect multiple emailings from me today.
Compiled by Vernon R. Easley
PSC 79 Box 27015
APO AP 96364
(Address valid to August 2000)
The following is my best effort to date to sort out Vickers lines and
annotate reference data from and relating to
1. ELIAS VICKERS (b. ca. 1735-1745)
2. FANNY VICKERS (b. ca. 1757) FAMILY
3. ELIJAH VICKERS (b. 8 Aug 1759) FAMILY
4. ELIAS VICKERS (b. ca. 1760) FAMILY
5. JOHN VICKERS (b. ca. 1762) FAMILY
6. MARRAIGES, CENSUS, AND OTHER WILKES COUNTY VICKERS DATA
There is no evidence yet, other than circumstance, location and dates, that
ELIAS VICKERS may be the progenitor of all the VICKERS lines radiating from
1. ELIAS VICKERS FAMILY
Elias VICKERS b. estimated between ca. 1735 and 1745.
X.X. Silas VICKERS b. ca. 1 Sep 1766.
Ord. SILUS VICKAS, son (of) ELIAS VICKAS, be bound to James Fletcher, Esqr. to learn occupation of Farmer & read & wright..."
"6 Sept 1781-APPRENTICE BOND Benjamin Cleveland, Chm County Court inds unto James Fletcher a boy named SILAS VICKAS, son (of) ELIAS VICKAS, aged 15 yrs 1st day Sept NEXT til 21 yrs old learn occupation of farmer"
NOTE 1: Please see record for Elijah VICKERS (Family 3.) below,
as in his revolutionary war pension deposition he claims he departed Prince
William County, VA with his father at the age of six (ca 1765) and eventually
settled in Wilkes Co. NC. There is evidence of an Elias Vickers in Prince
William County, VA for the correct time period. One Elias Vickers, possibly the
father or an elder relation to Elias of Wilkes County, recorded a will on page
60 of the
NOTE 2: Of general interest, from 1751-1754, Vickers’ orphans are listed
three times in the
Data provided by Eleanor
Return to Wilkes Co. Index
2. FANNY VICKERS FAMILY
Fanny VICKERS (VICKES) b. ca. 1757, m. Revolutionary Soldier James SMOOT in Wilkes Co. NC 28 Oct 1784 . Sol was b. 25 May 1764 in Fauquier Co, VA where he also enlisted. Fanny d. 5 Dec 1848 leaving two children, Nancy Vickers (note 5, the wife of Charles Vickers) (as Written) and Susannah Parker, both of Wilkes Co. (This information from GENEALOGICAL ABSTRACTS OF REVOLUTIONARY WAR PENSIONS, ref'd in Elijah VICKERS section)
X.X. Nancy SMOOT b. ca. 1794/95 in Wilkes Co. NC m. Charles VICKERS on 28 Jun 1813. Nancy may have been a "mountain medicine woman" as indicated in the following statement found Wilkes County Court Case 7769 (Gilreath vs Gilreath): 20 July 1853 (Nancy Vickers) "Says she is now 58 or 59 and knew Alexander Gilreath ever since she can remember. She lived within 1 mile of him. She stated she attended one of his black women who was sick in 1846, and she was there frequently during the sickness of his wife." Possible children:
X.X.1. Harden VICKERS b. ca. 1828 in Wilkes Co. NC
X.X.2. Frances VICKERS b. ca. 1830 in Wilkes Co. NC
X.X.3. Washington VICKERS b. ca. 1837 in Wilkes Co. NC
X.X.4. George VICKERS b. ca. 1840 in Wilkes Co. NC
X.X. Susannah SMOOT m. Richard PARKER 17 Mar 1807 in Wilkes
NOTE 1: 25 Jul 1787, State VS James SMOOT..Indicted
for Petty Larceny, found not guilty. From Wilkes County Court Minute Extracts.
NOTE 2: James SMOOT is listed in Capt. Nat'l Gordon's District with one White Male over 21 yrs and two White Females in his household in the 1787 Census. This is the same district as Elijah below.
NOTE 3: 26 Jan 1792 and 7 February 1793 James SMOOT is among those listed for road duty in Wilkes County Court Minutes. Both entries are same for Elijah below.
NOTE 4: James SMOOT also applied for and received a land grant of 240.00 acres in 1793/22 Aug 1795. Additional Smoot Surnames are listed in the 1800's, possibly children or relations of James. Collectively their names are listed: D. E. SMOOT (1797), E. L. SMOOT (1871), George
NOTE 5: Charles VICKERS married Nancy SMOOT 28 Jun 1813 in
NOTE 6: Charles VICKAS is listed in Wilkes County Land Grant Files, File No. 2963 for 50.00 Acres, Warr/Ent No. 2,146, dated 12 Dec 1820, Grant No. 3,250 on 28 Nov 1822.
NOTE 7: Charles VICKERS is listed for
NOTE 8: Charles VICKERS is mentioned as serving in the War of 1812 with Javen BALL, who married Elizabeth VICKERS, daughter of Elijah. See entry in the Elijah VICKERS Family section. (Family number three, below)
NOTE 9: Based on the information presented above, and coupled with the association with the Ball family as described below, feel there is a good chance that Charles may be the brother of Elizabeth and son of Elijah, making he and his wife First Cousins. Need more data in this area.
-- Listed as Vickes, Phawney to James Smoote Samuel Anderson, Bondsman Contributed to compiler by Todd Priest of North Carolina Data based on entry for Nancy VICKERS in Mr. And Mrs. Charles Cheek, Mrs. J.W. Martindale, 1850 Wilkes Co. NC census (The Genealogical Society of the "Original" Wilkes Co., no date), family 1139, page 68. Data provided courtesy of Sandra Lake Lassen, CGRS. Unidentified Vickers listed in the 1850 Rutherford County, NC census were: Harriet and Susan Vickers, both in the Whitesides Settlement, both on page 295. Additionally, a Sarah Vickers is also listed on Listed in 1850
Return to Wilkes Co. Index
1. Elijah VICKERS b. 8 Aug 1759 in Prince William Co, Va m.30 Dec, 1783 in Wilkes Co. NC to Sarah Childress b. ca 1763. Elijah d. Feb 24, 1834, Sarah d. 4 Jul, 1847.
X.X. John VICKERS b. ca. 1786 m. 10 Mar 1817 to Ann Johnson in Wilkes Co.
Probably remarried Apr 1833: John S. Vickers to Nancy Ellis (b ca. 1810). He is
X.X.1. John VICKERS, b. ca. 1833 in
Wilkes Co. NC
X.X.2. Mary VICKERS, b. ca. 1835 in Wilkes Co. NC
X.X.3. Meredith VICKERS, b. ca. 1837 in Wilkes Co. NC
X.X.4. Amos VICKERS, b. ca. 1839 in Wilkes Co. NC
X.X.5. Martin VICKERS, b. ca. 1842 in Wilkes Co. NC
X.X.6. Matilda VICKERS, b. ca. 1845 in Wilkes Co. NC
X.X.7. Fanny VICKERS, b. ca. 1848 in Wilkes Co. NC
X.X. Elizabeth VICKERS b. ca. 1788 in NC m. 4 Aug 1815, James Javin BALL b. ca. 1797 1795 . This family removed to Wayne Co. IN after 1840.
X.X.X. John Wesley BALL b. 15 May
1817 m. Ary Melvina
STANLEY, dau of Charlotte STANLEY and b. 13 May 1812.
He d. 6 Aug 1906.
X.X.X. Gincy BALL b. ca1819, Wilkes Co. NC m. Hiram SMOOT
X.X. James VICKERS b. ca. 1798 in NC, d. ca 1863 in IA, m. 22 Jan, 1820 to Sally MULLIS.
X.X.X. George Washington VICKERS b. ca. 1823 in NC, m. ca. 1849 in IN to Anna Marie W. TULLES. George d. ca. 1903 in IA.
X.X. Elisha VICKERS b. Wilkes Co.
NC ca. 1798, m. Jane _____ b. ca. 1809 in
X.1. Lindsey VICKERS, b. ca. 1833 and
m. 11 Nov 1858 Sarey Sewmaker
in Wilkes Co. NC X.2. Martha VICKERS, b. ca. 1835, Wilkes Co. NC
X.3. Willis VICKERS, b. ca. 1837, Wilkes Co. NC possibly m. Mary F. Colvard, dau of Henry J. Colvard, and b. ca. 1838 in Yadkin Co. (Surry) NC
X.4. Mary (Polly) VICKERS, b. ca. 1838, Wilkes Co. NC
X.5. Elizabeth (Betsy) VICKERS, b. ca. 1841, Wilkes Co. NC
X.6. Delphia (Adolphus) VICKERS, b. ca. 1843, Wilkes Co.
X.7. Louisa VICKERS, b. ca. 1845, Wilkes Co. NC
X.8. Nancy (
COMMENT: Elijah VICKERS may be the father of all of the following children: Elizabeth (ca 1788), Charles (ca 1790), John (ca 1796), James (ca 1798?), and Elisha (ca 1798).
NOTE 1: GENEALOGICAL ABSTRACTS OF REVOLUTIONARY WAR PENSIONS VOL IV INDEX, VIRGEL D. WHITE
Page 3618--(file nbr W4368, ref from page 3617 "VICKES, Elijah or Elijah Vicks or Vickers, NC line, Sarah, W4368, sol m Sarah Childers (a John Vickes signed m bond with sol on 29 Dec 1783) on 30 Dec 1783 in Wilkes Co NC & sol had lived there at enl & he appl there 30 Oct 1832, sol was b 8 Aug 1759 in Prince William Co Va & at age of 6 or 8 he moved with his father to Chatham Co NC for 2 yrs then moved to Rowan Co NC for 2 yrs then moved to what became Wilkes Co NC, sol d 26 Feb 1834, wid appl 23 May 1843 Wilkes Co NC aged between 75 & 80, an Elisha Vickes was a witness to wid's application, on 5 Oct 1852 a son Elisha Vickers signed p.o.a. in Wilkes Co NC aged 54 & stated his mother Sarah d 4 Jul 1847"
[To see a very detailed, interesting account of Elijah's military experiences, as well as the rest of his pension and bounty-land warrant files, go to Elijah Vickers' Revolutionary War Files.]
NOTE 2: "THE NORTH CAROLINIAN" a QUARTERLY JOURNAL OF GENEALOGY AND HISTORY, WILLIAM PERRY JOHNSON, EDITOR. MARCH 1960
Page 821-- "REVOLUTIONARY WAR;- FINAL SETTLEMENTS (Continued from the December, 1960, issue, p. 758) V-Y: Elijah Vickors or Viccas, Wilkes"
NOTE 3: "THE HERITAGE OF WILKES COUNTY 1982" THE WILKES GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY, INCORPORATED NORTH WILKESBORO, NORTH CAROLINA, MRS. W.O. ABSHER, EDITOR
Page 88, Family 328--
--Ball Family. "Javen Ball, married a daughter of a Elijah Vickers, Revolutionary War soldier, Elizabeth Vickers, on August 4, 1815 (born 1788)" Also mentioned is that Javen served in the War of 1812 with Charles Vickers and Hiram Smoot. No further data is given as to what family Charles is related to.
NOTE 4: Elijah VICKERS is listed in the 1775 Surry County Tax list with
James Fletcher and pays two polls (data from Eleanor Dixon)
NOTE 5: Elijah VICKAS was among those listed to view/lay out a road in the Wilkes County Court Minutes for 30 Apr 1789.
NOTE 6: Elijah VICKAS was among those listed to view/lay out a road in the Wilkes County Court Minutes for 26 Jan 1792.
NOTE 7: Elijah VICKAS was among those listed to view/lay out a road in the Wilkes County Court Minutes for 7 Feb 1793.
NOTE 8: Elijah VICKERS is listed in Wilkes County Will Book 2, page 25 as a purchaser in the estate sale of George Combs, 22 August 1800.
NOTE 9: Elijah VICKERS is listed in Wilkes County Land Grant Files, File No. 2203 for 100.00 Acres, Warr/Ent No. 720, dated 17 Aug 1799, Grant No. 2,542 on date 19 Nov 1805.
NOTE 10: Elisha VICKAS is listed in Wilkes County Land Grant Files, File No. 3720 for 25.00 Acres, Warr/Ent No. 5,436, dated 15 Jan 1836, Grant No. 3989 on date 28 Oct 1837.
NOTE 11: Elijah VICKERS listed among N.C. Revolutionary Pensioners in Vol. XXII, page 89 of The STATE RECORDS of
Charles Vickes and Jeremiah Gilreath, Bondsmen On 6 Apr 1833; Wm. Ellis, Bondsman Census page 310. Other data via Eleanor Dixon Source-Julia M. Wright,
Return to Wilkes Co. Index
4. ELIAS VICKERS FAMILY
1. Elias VICKERS b. ca. 1760, m. Lucy HOPKINS 23 Oct, 1778 in Wilkes Co, NC.
[Elijah Vickas is bondsman;
X.X. Elizabeth B. VICKERS b. ca. 1790 in NC, m. 30 Oct 1807 to David LOWE b. ca. 1787. Most of the elder James.
X.X. Elizabeth LOWE b. ca. 1812
X.X. Caleb LOWE b. ca. 1814
X.X. Jason W. LOWE b. ca. 1815
X.X. Vincent LOWE b. ca. 1816
X.X. Maria LOWE b. ca. 1820
X.X. Joseph LOWE b. ca. 1823
X.X. Vachiel LOWE b. ca. 1824
X.X. George Washington LOWE b. ca. 1827
X.X. Cynthia Ann LOWE b. ca. 1829
All above listed children born in Warren Co, KY. Above and
further data on this family is found in "THE HERITAGE OF WILKES COUNTY
1982" (see below) pp 319-320 and was provided by: Mary Greathouse,
**NO FOOTNOTES THIS SECTION
Return to Wilkes Co. Index
5. JOHN VICKERS FAMILY
5. JOHN VICKERS, b. ca. 1762 m. 16 Dec 1784 to Anne IRWIN (IRWIN/ERVIN) in Rowan Co. NC. John was a Revolutionary Soldier entering service ca. 1779 from Wilkes Co. NC and seeing action first at the siege and surrender of Charleston and then at the battle of Kings Mountain under Capt. Senior. He discharged to Rowan Co. NC ca. 1787 and removed to Rutherford Co. NC prior to 1800. Anne was daughter of James and Catherine IRWIN and was born ca. 1763. John had at least one sister, Margaret, living in Rutherford Co. NC ca. 1820. The known children of John and Anne Irwin VICKERS were:
X.1. John VICKERS Jr. b. ca. 1788.
John may have temporarily removed to York Co. SC with brother William ca. 1821.
He died ca.1854 in
X.2. James VICKERS.
X.3. William VICKERS. Lived a number of years in York Co. SC, then removed to SC. Fought in the War of 1812. (Compiler has extensive data on this family line)
X.4. Erwin VICKERS. Possibly is the Aaron listed in the 1830 census in Rutherford Co. Listed in the 1840 census in York Co. SC.
X.5. Margaret VICKERS b. ca. 1800, m. 5 Feb 1817 in Rutherford Co. to
X.6. Alexander Reedy VICKERS. Removed to SC. (Compiler has additional data on this line)
X.7. Elijah VICKERS b. ca. 1804 m. 1 Oct 1828 Mary Allen b. 1809; Occupation: Day Laborer. First appears in the 1830 census in Rutherford, is listed as resident of
(**Older children already having
left home very likely)
X.61 Morgan VICKERS (F) b. ca. 1837
X.62 Alexander VICKERS b. ca. 1839
X.63 James VICKERS b. ca. 1842
X.64 James?? VICKERS (F) b. ca. 1846
X.65 Manda VICKERS (F) b. ca. 1848
X.7. [X8.?] Mary VICKERS m. Benjamin HALE 15 Aug 1844 in Wilkes Note: Birth order of both John and his children are in question due to lack of complete information.
NOTE: An unidentified JOHN VICKES was bondsman listed in Elijah Vickers' marriage bond with Sarah Childress. It is very likely that John and Elijah are brothers, but this is the only link so far.
NO FOOTNOTES THIS SECTION
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Wiley Vickers m. Mariah Vickers in Wilkes, 4 Jul 1835
Jesse H. Vickers m. Martha Barnett in Wilkes, 5 Nov 1855
Sinsay Vickes m. Sarey Sewmaker in Wilkes, 11 Nov 1855
John Marlow m. Charlotte Vicus in Wilkes, 5 Sep 1832
J.M. Vickers m. Catherine Smith in Rutherford, 21 Dec 1848
Sarah A. Vickers m. C.C. Smith in Rutherford, 25 Jan 1848
1860 Rutherford Co. census—Wesley Vickers in Comp
Creek District, page 643.
1860 Iredell Co. census—Nancy Vickers, New Hope P.O. p. 458
X. Amanda Vickers b. ca. 1828 NC m. 26 Mar 1856 William Campbell b. 1822 NC
X.X. John E. Campbell b. ca. 1857
X.X. Susan Jane Campbell b. 28 Jul 1858 NC m. Avery J. McCurry
X.X.X. William Weldon McCurry b. 15 Oct 1875 in
X.X. George Campbell b. 1860 NC
X. Nancy Louisa Vickers (4-16-1829) m. 1-15-1854 Benjamin Biggerstaff. They had:
X.2. Sarah Elizabeth Biggerstaff
X.3. Mary Margaret Biggerstaff
X.4. Thomas Truxton Biggerstaff
X.5. Christina Biggerstaff She was his second wife, "they later divorced and he raised their children with the help of his oldest daughter."
Teresa Vickers m. George W. Guffey 29 Sep 1841
X. Margaret James m. Britt Vickers (est. ca. 1900)
X.1. Carolyn Vickers m. Leroy Earley
X. Adolphus D. Vickers m. Martha
Susan Tate (b. 23 Mar 1872)
X. James Monroe Tate m. Marry Bessie Vickers (b. ca1887) Martha Tate Vickers was Aunt of James Monroe Tate
X. Harriet Vickers m. 14 Apr 1859 J.J. Dobbins
X. Sarah A. Vickers m. 25 Jan 1848 C.D. Smith
X. J.M. Vickers m. 21 Dec 1848 Catherine Smith
X. James B. Vickers m. 13 Dec 1860 Isabella M. Long
X. Thomas J. Vickers m. 4 Oct 1860 Nancy L. Guffy
X. Wesley Vickers m. 28 Dec 1854 Letty Melton
X. William B. Vickers m. 29 Aug 1860 Martha L. Long
X. Sarah Vickers recorded a will in 1854 (WB-5/100) in Wilkes County
MARRAIGES, CENSUS, AND OTHER WILKES
-Vicas, James & Sally
22 Jan 1820; John Brooks
-Vicas, John & Polley Mathis 2 Dec 1828; Jeremiah Gilreath
-Vickars, John S. & Nancy Ellis 6 Apr 1833; Wm. Ellis
-Vickas, Elias & Lucy Hopkins 23 Oct 1778; Wm. Gilreath, Elijah Vickas
-Vickers, Wiley & Maria Vickers 4 Jul 1835; Ishom Hubbard
-Vickers, Jesse H. & Martha Barrnett 5 Nov 1855; B. C. Gilreath
-Vickes, John & Ann Johnson, 10 March 1817; Charles Vickes
-Vickers, Charles & Nancy Smoot 28 Jun 1813; Samuel Anderson
VICKERS, ELIJAH (Capt. Abraham DeMoss District) Listed as a Single Man with 200 Acres and one Mule or Horse
VICKERS, ELIAS (Capt. Wm. Rennolds District) No property listed other than one cow
1784 VICKERS, ELIAS WILKES
VICKERS, ELIJAH WM 21-60 UND 21 WF 1 1 2
VICKERS, ELIJAH (INDEX) PAGE 120 -PAGE 120, Second Company, Morgan District, Wilkes County- Vickers, Elijah=1 Wt Male over 16, 2 Wh M under 16, 3 Wt Females
WICUS, ELIJAH WILKES CO 67 22001-12110-00 *Elijah listed as "Views, Elijah" in census
CENSUS INDEX 1810
VICKAS, ELIJAH WLK 849
CENSUS INDEX 1820
497 ***BELIEVE THIS SHOULD
VICHAS, JAMES WAYN 515 BE WILKES VICE WAYNE
VICHAS, JOHN WAYN 523 COUNTY
VICKAR, ELIJAH WAYN 500
VICKERS, JAMES WILK 384
VICKERS, JOHN WILK 389
VICKERS, ELIJAH WILK 375
1850 CENSUS INDEX
1850 Vickers, Elijah
R 267 Census
1850 Vickers, Anna R 268 Census
1850 Vickers, John R 268 Census
1850 Vickers, Sarah R 268 Census
1850 Vickers, Susan R 295 Census
1850 Vickers, Harriett R 295 Census
1850 Vickers, James R 353 Census
1850 Vickers, Elisha W 295,279, Census
1850 Vickers, John W 310 Census
1850 Vickers, Martha W 296 Census
1850 Vickers, Nancy W 326 Census
VICKERS, BIRTON /RUTH LOGAN STORE TWP AGE 40 SERM593 ROLL1159 PG129 VICKERS,
ELIJAH /RUTH LOGAN STORE TWP AGE 64 SERM593 ROLL1159 PG125 VICKERS, JAMES /RUTH
LOGAN STORE TWP AGE 51 SERM593 ROLL1159 PG147 VICKERS, THOMAS /RUTH LOGAN STORE
TWP AGE 40 SERM593 ROLL1159 PG128 VICKERS, EDWIN /WILK MULBERRY TWP AGE 5 SERM593
ROLL1165 PG351 VICKERS, ELIZABETH /WILK MULBERRY TWP AGE 26 SERM593 ROLL1165
PG351 VICKERS, FANNY /WILK WILKESBORO AGE 25 SERM593 ROLL1165 PG432 VICKERS, J.
/WILK WILKESBORO AGE 6 SERM593 ROLL1165 PG432
VICKERS, GEORGE /WILK WILKESBORO AGE 37 SERM593 ROLL1165 PG437 VICKERS, WILLIAM /WILK FISHING CREEK AGE 33 SERM593 ROLL1165 PG296
Unidentified Vickers listed in the 1850 Rutherford County, NC census were:
Harriet and Susan Vickers, both in the Whitesides
Settlement, both on page 295. Additionally, a Sarah Vickers is also listed on
same page as John Jr. (see footnote). Relation of these individuals to John
(Sr.) or his children likely. Listed 1850 Rutherford County, NC census in the
High Shoal District, pg 268. Also listed on pg 268 is Sarah Vickers Listed in
1810 Rutherford County, NC census. Probably the James Vickers listed in the
1850 Rutherford County, NC census in Whitesides, page
353 and the 1860
Descendants of Frances Vickers, Frankie, dau. of Charles, son of Elijah Vickers
Generation No. 1
1. FRANCES3 VICKERS , FRANKIE (CHARLES2, ELIJAH1) was born 1830 in Wilkes Co., NC, and died Bef. 1900 in Ashe Co., NC. She married LEWIS BENJAMIN JENKINS June 26, 1853 in Wilkes Co., NC.
Notes for LEWIS BENJAMIN JENKINS: Census shows he was born Dec 1823.
Children of FRANCES VICKERS and LEWIS JENKINS are:
2. i. WASHINGTON LEANDER4 JENKINS , LEE, b. July 22, 1855, Wilkes Co., NC; d. May 13, 1917, Peak Creek, Ashe Co., NC.
ii. BENJAMIN FRANKLIN JENKINS , FRANK, b. 1857, Wilkes Co., NC. 3.
iii. EDWARD VANCE JENKINS , VANCE, b. September 10, 1860, Wilkes Co., NC; d. July 09, 1940, Ashe Co. , NC.
iv. MARY JENKINS, b. 1862, Alleghany Co., NC.
v. MARTHA F. JENKINS, b. 1866, Alleghany Co.,NC.
vi. ROBERT H. JENKINS , BOB, b. December 1868, Alleghany Co., NC.
Generation No. 2
2. WASHINGTON LEANDER4 JENKINS , LEE (FRANCES3 VICKERS , FRANKIE, CHARLES2, ELIJAH1) was born July 22, 1855 in Wilkes Co., NC, and died May 13, 1917 in Peak Creek, Ashe Co., NC. He married EMILY JANE BROWN December 15, 1878 in Peak Creek, Ashe Co., NC, daughter of PAGE BROWN and NANCY CRAVEN.
Children of WASHINGTON JENKINS and EMILY BROWN are:
i. WILLIAM T.5 JENKINS, b. May 1880, NC. William died in infancy Peak Creek Twp, Ashe
ii. NANCY JANE JENKINS, b. July 1882, NC.
iii. JAMES ARTHUR JENKINS, b. October 1885, Peak Creek, Ashe Co., NC; m. CARRIE LOUISA BUMGARNER, September 26, 1909, Wilkes Co., NC.
iv. MARY F. JENKINS, b. August 1888, Peak Creek, Ashe Co., NC; m. CARDWELL ? , NOT KNOWN.
v. ROSABEL JENKINS , BELLE, b. March 25, 1890, Ashe Co., NC; d. April 10, 1959, Senter Cem. Nathans Creek, Ashe Co., NC; m. WILEY SENTER.
vi. OSCAR HAMPTON JENKINS, b. December 13, 1893, Peak Creek, Ashe Co., NC; d. February 20, 1969, North Wilkesboro, NC; m. (1) MARY OLLIE CHURCH; m. (2) LILLIE VICTORIA ROYAL, June 12, 1921, McGrady, NC.
vii. LELAR VICTORIA JENKINS , LEHA, b. March 03, 1898, Peak Creek, Ashe Co., NC; d. March 14, 1984; m. JOHN THOMAS ROYAL, March 28, 1916, Mulberry Gap.
viii. CHLOE JENKINS, b. June 25, 1900, Peak Creek, Ashe Co., NC; d. March 14, 1984; m. FRANKLIN ROYAL.
ix. VIRGEL ALONZO JENKINS, b. December 15, 1903, Peak Creek, Ashe Co., NC; d. December 07, 1971, North Wilkesboro, NC; m. VADIE JANE ROYAL, December 24, 1924, Wilkes Co., NC.
3. EDWARD VANCE4 JENKINS , VANCE (FRANCES3 VICKERS , FRANKIE, CHARLES2, ELIJAH1) was born September 10, 1860 in Wilkes Co., NC, and died July 09, 1940 in Ashe Co. , NC. He married LOU ELLEN STRINGER September 25, 1884 in Ashe Co. , NC, daughter of MISSOURI STRINGER and SALLY WAGGONER.
Children of EDWARD JENKINS and LOU STRINGER are:
i. EFFIE5 JENKINS, b. Abt. 1885, NC. 4.
ii. ELIZABETH CORDELLIA JENKINS , CORDIE, b. December 18, 1886, Ashe Co., NC; d. July 1939, Mercer Co. WV. 5.
iii. WILLIAM NATHANIEL JENKINS , WILL, b. 1885, NC; d. 1951, WV.
iv. BETTY JENKINS, b. 1892, NC.
v. EVERET D. JENKINS, b. 1894, NC.
vi. EDWARD MITCHELL JENKINS , ED, b. 1894, NC.
vii. DEWEY JENKINS, b. 1901, NC.
viii. SALLIE JENKINS, b. 1902, NC.
ix. THOMAS JENKINS, b. 1907, NC.
Generation No. 3
4. ELIZABETH CORDELLIA5 JENKINS , CORDIE (EDWARD VANCE4, FRANCES3 VICKERS , FRANKIE, CHARLES2, ELIJAH1) was born December 18, 1886 in Ashe Co., NC, and died July 1939 in Mercer Co. WV. She married JAMES EMMET MCMILLAN Abt. 1906 in Ashe Co., NC, son of JESSE MCMILLAN and MARY JOHNSON.
Children of ELIZABETH JENKINS and JAMES MCMILLAN are:
i. FIELDS EDWARD6 MCMILLAN, b. March 14, 1907, WV; d. May 06, 1929, McComas, Mercer Co. WV. Fields was killed during a coal mining accident in Mercer Co., WV.
ii. JOHNSIE MABEL MCMILLAN, b. September 25, 1909, Simmons, Mercer Co., WV; d. December 19, 1993, Beckley, WV. 7.
iii. JESSE CLEVELAND MCMILLAN , KEY, b. September 28, 1911, WV; d. April 26, 1980, Bluefield, Mercer Co., WV. 8.
iv. WILLIAM RAYMOND MCMILLAN , RAY SR., b. August 27, 1913, Thornhill, Mercer Co. WV; d. August 25, 1954, McComas, Mercer Co. WV.
v. ALICE LAHOMA MCMILLAN, b. 1915, Mercer Co., WV; d. 1915, McComas, Mercer Co. WV. Alice died as an infant.
vi. CORDIE MAE MCMILLAN , TOOTS, b. December 07, 1916, WV. 10.
vii. MYRTLE JEAN MCMILLAN, b. March 15, 1920, Mercer Co., WV. 11.
viii. BEATRICE ELLEN MCMILLAN, b. April 07, 1922, WV. 12.
ix. JAMES MARSHALL MCMILLAN, b. October 24, 1923, WV. 13.
x. MILLARD VANCE MCMILLAN , MID, b. July 29, 1925, Mercer Co. WV.
xi. EMORY LEWIS MCMILLAN, b. September 12, 1926, Mercer Co., WV; d. November 26, 1951, Mercer Co., WV.
5. WILLIAM NATHANIEL5 JENKINS , WILL (EDWARD VANCE4, FRANCES3 VICKERS , FRANKIE, CHARLES2, ELIJAH1) was born 1885 in NC, and died 1951 in WV. He married OLLIE MCMILLAN. WILL: Mary Hundley Family Tree.
Children of WILLIAM JENKINS and OLLIE MCMILLAN are: 14.
i. WILLIAM ELBERT6 JENKINS, b. 1917, WV; d. May 01, 1995, Mercer Co. WV.
ii. JAMES JENKINS. Lives Rock, WV.
iii. J. V. JENKINS. Lives Bluefield, WV
iv. CLIFFORD JENKINS. Lives Bluefield, WV.
v. MAE JENKINS. vi. ETHEL JENKINS.
Generation No. 4
6. JOHNSIE MABEL6 MCMILLAN (ELIZABETH CORDELLIA5 JENKINS , CORDIE, EDWARD VANCE4, FRANCES3 VICKERS , FRANKIE, CHARLES2, ELIJAH1) was born September 25, 1909 in Simmons, Mercer Co., WV, and died December 19, 1993 in Beckley, WV. She married LYNCH ALEXANDER CURRAN , SR. November 12, 1925 in Windmill Gap, Mercer Co., WV, son of HALLER CURRI(A)N and ANNA HOLLAND.
Children of JOHNSIE MCMILLAN and LYNCH CURRAN are:
i. ROSE MARIE7 CURRAN, b. January 29, 1927, Near Crystal, Mercer Co., WV; m. (1) JORDAN ROY MASON , BUD, June 04, 1943, Princeton, Mercer Co., WV; m. (2) ALAN LEE HOWARD, August 25, 1968, Reno, NV.
ii. HALLER WESLEY CURRAN, b. February 28, 1929, Crystal, Mercer Co., WV; m. JUANITA HALL, November 09, 1949, Tazewell, Tazewell Co., WV.
iii. LYNCH ALEXANDER CURRAN , JR, b. January 17, 1931, Crystal, Mercer Co., WV; m. ANNIE HOPKINS, October 13, 1951, Tazewell, Tazewell Co. WV.
iv. EVA JACQUELYN "JACKIE" CURRAN, b. April 14, 1933, Near Crystal, Mercer Co. WV; m. GORDON LEE HOWARD , SR., March 03, 1952, Tazewell, Tazewell Co. VA.
v. JAMES DONALD CURRAN , DON, b. January 03, 1937, McComas, Mercer Co. WV; d. February 11, 1996, Mercer Co., WV; m. IVORY HARMON , ALBERTA, January 15, 1956, Mercer Co., WV.
vi. ELIZABETH GERALDINE "GERRI" CURRAN, b. October 10, 1938, Near Crystal, Mercer Co., WV; m. DANIEL JOSEPH DAVIES , SR., December 05, 1956, Tazewell, Tazewell Co., WV.
7. JESSE CLEVELAND6 MCMILLAN , KEY (ELIZABETH CORDELLIA5 JENKINS , CORDIE, EDWARD VANCE4, FRANCES3 VICKERS , FRANKIE, CHARLES2, ELIJAH1) was born September 28, 1911 in WV, and died April 26, 1980 in Bluefield, Mercer Co., WV. He married HAZEL ELLER. Notes for JESSE CLEVELAND MCMILLAN, KEY: Buried Woodlawn Cemetery Bluewell, WV. Birth and death date of Jesse and Kathern provided by Elizabeth McMillan Taylor January 1995.
Children of JESSE MCMILLAN and HAZEL ELLER are:
i. SCOTT LEE7 MCMILLAN, b. November 22, 1937, McComas, Mercer Co., WV; m. (1) TERESA VILLELA; m. (2) GAIL MCMILLAN; m. (3) SHELBY HONAKER, March 17, 1956; m. (4) GAIL PENDLEY, Abt. 1960.
ii. CORA ELIZABETH MCMILLAN, b. December 10, 1939, Crystal, Mercer Co., WV; m. VANCIE ELWOOD TAYLOR, June 28, 1957, WV ?.
iii. JESSE WADE MCMILLAN, b. October 10, 1945, Covel, WV; d. October 10, 1945.
iv. KATHERN GAIL MCMILLAN, b. November 05, 1948, Covel, WV.
8. WILLIAM RAYMOND6 MCMILLAN , RAY SR. (ELIZABETH CORDELLIA5 JENKINS , CORDIE, EDWARD VANCE4, FRANCES3 VICKERS , FRANKIE, CHARLES2, ELIJAH1) was born August 27, 1913 in Thornhill, Mercer Co. WV, and died August 25, 1954 in McComas, Mercer Co. WV. He married BYRDIA GARLAND in WV.
Children of WILLIAM MCMILLAN and BYRDIA GARLAND are:
i. WILLIAM RAYMOND7 MCMILLAN , BUDDY JR..
ii. JEAN MCMILLAN.
iii. DOUGLAS MCARTHUR MCMILLAN , PUG.
iv. LINDA MCMILLAN.
v. JACKIE JOSEPH MCMILLAN , JOE.
vi. LOU MCMILLAN.
vii. JUNE MCMILLAN.
viii. JAMES MCMILLAN , JIMMY.
ix. CONNIE MCMILLAN.
x. CHARLES MCMILLAN , CHARLIE, d. October 10, 1993, Elkhart, Indiana.
9. CORDIE MAE6 MCMILLAN , TOOTS (ELIZABETH CORDELLIA5 JENKINS , CORDIE, EDWARD VANCE4, FRANCES3 VICKERS , FRANKIE, CHARLES2, ELIJAH1) was born December 07, 1916 in WV. She married DONALD BARE , DONNIE.
Children of CORDIE MCMILLAN and DONALD BARE are:
i. ALICE7 BARE.
ii. CRAIG BARE.
iii. EMORY BARE.
iv. WILLIAM DONALD BARE , W. D., b. August 15, 1940, Ashe Co., NC; m. NANCY CARROL KELLY.
10. MYRTLE JEAN6 MCMILLAN (ELIZABETH CORDELLIA5 JENKINS , CORDIE, EDWARD VANCE4, FRANCES3 VICKERS , FRANKIE, CHARLES2, ELIJAH1) was born March 15, 1920 in Mercer Co., WV. She married CHARLES RAYMOND EAST , COTTON September 24, 1940 in McComas, Mercer Co. WV.
Children of MYRTLE MCMILLAN and CHARLES EAST are:
i. JAMES ERNEST7 EAST, b. August 05, 1941, Mercer Co., WV; m. CAROL DEAN LARGE. ii. CHARLES WAYNE EAST, b. January 29, 1943, Mercer Co., WV; d. March 23, 1989, Mercer Co., WV; m. LOUISE WITT.
iii. JUDITH ELLEN EAST , JUDY, b. August 18, 1945, Mercer Co., WV; m. VERNON LEON THOMPSON.
iv. JOHN MARSHALL EAST, b. February 22, 1947, Mercer Co., WV; m. LINDA GAIL HODGES.
v. DONALD VERNON EAST, b. May 21, 1948, Mercer Co., WV; m. SHIELA GAY TYREE.
vi. MICHAEL GORDON EAST , SR., b. February 22, 1950, Mercer Co., WV; m. CAROL ANNE WOODWARD.
vii. JANE ELIZABETH EAST, b. February 08, 1952, Mercer Co., WV; m. ROBERT DALE THOMPSON.
viii. KATHYRN SUE EAST, b. January 05, 1954, Mercer Co., WV. ix. GARY LEE EAST, b. November 21, 1956, Mercer Co., WV; m. (1) NOLITA FAYE HENSLEY; m. (2) DAWN RAY TRAIL. x. RAMONA LYNN EAST, b. May 26, 1961, Mercer Co., WV.
11. BEATRICE ELLEN6 MCMILLAN (ELIZABETH CORDELLIA5 JENKINS , CORDIE, EDWARD VANCE4, FRANCES3 VICKERS , FRANKIE, CHARLES2, ELIJAH1) was born April 07, 1922 in WV. She married PAUL QUILLAN , DR..
Children of BEATRICE MCMILLAN and PAUL QUILLAN are:
i. PHYLLIS7 QUILLAN.
ii. LENAE QUILLAN.
iii. PAUL QUILLAN , JR..
12. JAMES MARSHALL6 MCMILLAN (ELIZABETH CORDELLIA5 JENKINS , CORDIE, EDWARD VANCE4, FRANCES3 VICKERS , FRANKIE, CHARLES2, ELIJAH1) was born October 24, 1923 in WV.
Children of JAMES MARSHALL MCMILLAN are:
i. MARSHA LYNN7 MCMILLAN, b. October 03, 1946, Rockwood, TN; m. DON BEST.
ii. PATRICIA DARLENE MCMILLAN, b. October 20, 1947, Rockwood, TN; m. DAVID KECK.
iii. PAMELA SUSAN MCMILLAN , REV., b. October 31, 1949, Columbus, GA.
iv. TINA MAURINE MCMILLAN, b. March 09, 1964, Maryville, TN.
13. MILLARD VANCE6 MCMILLAN , MID (ELIZABETH CORDELLIA5 JENKINS , CORDIE, EDWARD VANCE4, FRANCES3 VICKERS , FRANKIE, CHARLES2, ELIJAH1) was born July 29, 1925 in Mercer Co. WV. He married SUSANNE ANNA M. WEISCHENBERG. Notes for MILLARD VANCE MCMILLAN , MID: Mid served in the U.S. Army during World War II as a Medic. He retired from the Army.
Children of MILLARD MCMILLAN and SUSANNE WEISCHENBERG are:
i. VIVIAN SUSANNE7 MCMILLAN, b. June 08, 1950,
ii. TIMOTHY PIERRE MCMILLAN, b. September 15, 1954,
iii. DEAN MARK MCMILLAN , DEANO, b. December 20, 1958.
14. WILLIAM ELBERT6 JENKINS (WILLIAM NATHANIEL5, EDWARD VANCE4, FRANCES3
VICKERS , FRANKIE, CHARLES2, ELIJAH1) was born 1917 in WV, and died May 01,
1995 in Mercer Co. WV. He married (1) IVA TILLER. He married (2) EVAY JANE
JARVIS. Notes for WILLIAM ELBERT JENKINS: Elbert had 13 grand children, 16
great grand children, 21 step grand children and 3 step great grand children.
Step sons: William Carver of
Children of WILLIAM JENKINS and EVAY JARVIS are:
i. KENNETH7 JENKINS.
ii. SHIRLEY JENKINS.
iii. JUDY JENKINS.
iv. SANDRA JENKINS, m. COCHRAN.
v. DENNIS JENKINS.
vi. ROGER JENKINS. vii. HANLEY LEE JENKINS.
Elias Vickers and Lucy Hopkins Vickers, Contributed by Lucy Vickers Grisham, firstname.lastname@example.org
Elias Vickers- b about 1760- married Lucy Hopkins- on Oct 23, 1778- Wilkes Co. NC- Elijah Vickers was bdmn.
Children of Elias and Lucy:
a. Silas- b Sep 1, 1766- Wilkes Co.
b. Elizabeth B.- born about 1790 in Wilkes County NC - died Oct 11, 1852 Barren Co. KY- She married David Lowe- b 1787- on Oct 20, 1807 Wilkes Co.
**Lambeth or Lambert Hopkins lived Granville Co. NC by 1756 - married Elizabeth Bankston -died Jackson Co. Georgia. His son named John, born in Anson Co. NC, married Elizabeth Autrey, d/o Alexander Autrey of Green Co. GA. Lambeth Hopkins’ will Jun 29, 1798, recorded Oct 4, 1798 - Jackson Co. GA- Extrs- Jacob Autrey, Jacob Bankston and wife- Wit: Jacob Bankston, Jacob Autrey and Priscilla Hopkins-
Muster Roll of Capt. Carr’s Company in Rev War- 1778- were Lambert Hopkins, John Autrey - 1st Lt, Alexander Autrey- Sgt., Jacob Autrey, and William Hopkins.
**Connection- The Autreys
were sons of Cornelius Autrey - b 1720
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