I am researching the following surnames:Eden, Gatliff, Bush, Chew, Allen, Morgan, Kelley, Fussell, and Deen. Listed below is a brief direct outline of these familes.
Samuel E. EDENS b. 2-8-1859 in TN? d. 3-28-1918 in Keota, Haskell Co., OK. married ?. They had a son, Samuel Alexander Edens b. 9-16-1882 in AR d. 6-7-1945 in Lampasas, TX. Samuel Edens married 10-19-1904 in Poteau, OK Effie Ola Martin (b. 9-4-1887 in AR d. 9-4-1942 in San Saba, TX.) Samuel and Effie Edens had a son Ray Alfred Eden b. 1-12-1917 in Haskell Co., OK d. 5-12-1970 in San Saba, TX married 12-26-1936 in San Saba, TX Alta Virginia GATLIFF (b. 3-21-1918 ,d. 4-14-1999). The 's' was dropped from the name in the early 1900's.
James W. GATLIFF b. 1848 d. 12-20-1907 in Straws Mill, Coryell Co., TX married Betty Turner and married Samantha Cummins. James and Samantha Gatliff had a son named George H. Gatliff b. 1-25-1886 in Bell Co., TX d. 12-1-1976 in San Saba, TX. George Gatliff married Evie Mae Jackson and they had a daughter, Alta Virginia Gatliff b. 3-21-1918 in San Saba Co., TX and d. 4-14-1999 in San Saba, TX.
William Monroe BUSH b. 2-11-1822 in MO d. 4-9-1892 in May, TX. He married Margaret Susannah Cook in 1862 in Henderson Co., TN. They had a son, George Washington Bush b. 9-4-1863 in Johnson Co., AR d. 10-19-1912 in Mason Co., TX. George Bush married 11-2-1881 in Mason Co., TX Nancy Melvina Smith (b. 3-15-1861 in Blanco Co., TX d. 10-24-1917 in Mason Co., TX). George and Nancy Bush had a son, John T. Bush b. 3-5-1890 in Mason Co., TX d. 5-12-1952 in Fredericksburg, TX. John T. Bush married 11-17-1909 in Mason Co., TX Minnie Izora CHEW (b. 5-15-1890 d. 3-25-1965).
George Oliver CHEW b. 1-1-1832 in Monongalia Co., WV d. 7-27-1901 in Llano Co., TX. married 6-29-1854 in Fayette Co., TX Nancy Eveline Taylor (b. 4-25-1838 in TN d. 3-17-1922 in Llano Co., TX). George and Nancy Chew had a son, Henry Haywood Chew b. 4-10-1856 in Fayette Co., TX d. 9-16-1903 in Llano Co., TX. Henry Chew married 7-7-1884 in Llano Co., TX Martha Lee Harlow (b. 11-25-1864 d. 6-18-1954) Henry and Martha Chew's daughter was Minnie Izora Chew b. 5-15-1890 in Llano Co., TX d. 3-25-1965 in Llano Co., TX.
W.W. ALLEN (possibly called Jim) and Fannie ? Allen had a son named Johnnie Marion Allen born in AR or KY 10-2-1874 d. 1-17-1938 in San Saba, Co., TX. Johnnie Allen married Eda Lorraine Patrick (b. 4-14-1882 d. 2-17-1963). Johnnie and Eda Allen had a son, Clarence Patrick Allen b. 8-12-1903 in Bowser, San Saba Co., TX d. 9-3-1944 in San Saba Co., TX. Clarence Allen married 1-27-1928 in Lakeview, San Saba Co., TX Pearl Hudson (b. 3-15-1908).
William Dinsmore MORGAN b. 1827 in IL d. 1888 m. Lodema Fairchild (b. 1-1830 in TX d. 8-13-1917.) William later married Lodema's sister, Helen "Ellen" Fairchild. William and Lodema Morgan had a son, James Travis Morgan b. 1862 in TX d. 1924. James Morgan married Isabelle Tidwell (b. 1871 in TX d. 1953). James and Isabelle Morgan had a son, Walter Lee Morgan b. 4-4-1891 in TX d. 8-25-1981 in Caldwell, Burleson Co., TX. Walter Lee Morgan married Edna Ray KELLEY(b. 1898 in Coleman Co., TX d. 1960. Her parents were John Davidson KELLEY and Caledonia "Callie" Moffitt.). Walter and Edna Morgan had a son, George Walter Morgan b. 1-6-1916 in Milano, Milam Co.,TX d. 10-7-1997 in Cameron, TX. George Morgan married 6-9-1938 in Cameron, TX Lela FUSSELL(b. 7-8-1910).
Albert G. FUSSELL b. 6-1843 in Rankin Co., MS married Sallie "S.J. ? (b. 11-14-1859 in TX d. 4-22-1909 in Milam Co., TX). They had a son, Albert Thomas Fussell b. 10-12-1879 in Milam Co., TX d. 8-24-1944 in OK. Albert Thomas Fussell married about 1900 Martha Ellen DEEN (b. 7-19-1883 in AR d. 6-22-1960 in Shawnee, OK. Her parents were Rev. David H. Deen and Nancy Jones). Albert Thomas and Martha Fussell had a daughter, Lela Fussell b. 7-8-1910 in Milam Co., TX.
I would love to exchange info with anyone who may have more on any of these families.