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Ancestors of Gregory Scott Higgins

Generation No. 7


      64. Albert J. Higgins, born Bet. 1790 - 1880; died 13 Jan 1835 in Limestone, AL. He was the son of 128. John Higgins and 129. Martha Skaggs. He married 65. Mary Polly Halbert 1815.

      65. Mary Polly Halbert, born Bet. 1790 - 1800 in NC; died 27 Jan 1835 in Limestone, AL. She was the daughter of 130. Joel Halbert II and 131. Hannah Davis.

More About Albert Higgins and Mary Halbert:
Marriage: 1815
     
Child of Albert Higgins and Mary Halbert is:
  32 i.   Andrew Jackson Higgins, born 08 Jun 1816 in Limestone, AL; died 15 Apr 1891 in Graham, Young County, TX; married Nancy M. Henderson 13 Feb 1834 in Limestone, AL.


      72. John Teakle, born 1784 in NC.
     
Child of John Teakle is:
  36 i.   John C. Teakle, born 1822 in Clarke County, GA; died 1863; married Nancy A..


      120. James Leander Parker, born 02 Apr 1801 in Duplin County, North Carolina; died 22 Oct 1882 in Lufkin, Angelina County, Texas. He was the son of 240. Jonathan Parker and 241. Mary ???. He married 121. Mary Anderson Abt. 1828 in Jones County, MS.

      121. Mary Anderson, born 01 Jun 1810 in Georgia; died Bet. Nov 1851 - Jul 1852 in Ellisville, Jones County, Mississippi. She was the daughter of 242. Issac Anderson and 243. Teresia Powell.

More About James Leander Parker:
Burial: Oct 1882, Largent Cemetry, Bethlehem Community, Angelina County, Texas

More About James Parker and Mary Anderson:
Marriage: Abt. 1828, Jones County, MS
     
Children of James Parker and Mary Anderson are:
  i.   Jane Parker
  ii.   Lavina Parker, born 23 Nov 1829 in Mississippi; died 22 Sep 1868 in Angelina County, Texas; married Isaac Nelson Graham in Jones County, Mississippi.
  More About Lavina Parker:
Burial: Concord Cemetery, Angelina County, Texas

  More About Isaac Graham and Lavina Parker:
Marriage: Jones County, Mississippi

  iii.   Henry Harrison Parker, born 12 Jan 1832 in Duplin County, Mississippi; died 16 Sep 1907 in Heidelburg, Jasper County, Mississippi; married (1) Dorcas J. Deason Oct 1851 in Ellisville, Jones County, Mississippi; married (2) Mary J. Lindsey 1887.
  More About Henry Parker and Dorcas Deason:
Marriage: Oct 1851, Ellisville, Jones County, Mississippi

  iv.   Frances Parker, born 30 Oct 1834 in Mississippi; died 07 Jul 1888 in Lufkin, Angelina County, Texas; married Amos Jefferson Spears 15 Jul 1852 in Jones County, Mississippi; born 31 Aug 1822 in Georgia; died 28 Mar 1900 in Terrrell, Kaufman County, Texas.
  More About Frances Parker:
Burial: Jul 1888, Largent Cemetry, Bethlehem Community, Angelina County, Texas

  More About Amos Spears and Frances Parker:
Marriage: 15 Jul 1852, Jones County, Mississippi

  v.   Isaac Parker11, born 1837 in Mississippi; married Martha Poole 1856; born Abt. 1842 in Mississippi.
  More About Isaac Parker:
Occupation: 1860, Blacksmith, according to cenus

  More About Isaac Parker and Martha Poole:
Marriage: 1856

  60 vi.   Hardy Parker, born 29 Mar 1840 in Jones County, MS; died 23 Aug 1917 in Rising Star, Eastland County, Texas; married (1) Melvoe Emily De Vall 30 Sep 1858 in Jones County, MS; married (2) Louisa Caldwell 1880 in Lufkin, Angelina County, Texas.
  vii.   John Cidney Parker, born 12 Jun 1842 in Mississippi; died 05 Dec 1912 in Angelina County, Texas; married Sarah Ann M. Hewlett.
  viii.   James Parker, born 1843 in Mississippi; died 16 Mar 1862 in Galveston, Galveston County, Texas.
  ix.   Nancy Parker, born 27 May 1845 in Mississippi; died 08 Dec 1907 in Zavalla, Angelina County, Texas; married Hiram Peter Mott 09 May 1862 in Angelina County, Texas; born in Jones County, Mississippi.
  More About Hiram Mott and Nancy Parker:
Marriage: 09 May 1862, Angelina County, Texas

  x.   Eliza Parker, born 1847 in Mississippi; married George W. Townsend 20 Mar 1865 in Jasper, Jasper County, Texas.
  More About George Townsend and Eliza Parker:
Marriage: 20 Mar 1865, Jasper, Jasper County, Texas

  xi.   Thomas Jefferson Parker, born 11 Apr 1849 in Mississippi; married Sarah A. Drummond 25 May 1866 in Jasper, Jasper County, Texas.
  More About Thomas Jefferson Parker:
Burial: Parker-Marshall Cemetery, Concord, Leon County, Texas

  More About Thomas Parker and Sarah Drummond:
Marriage: 25 May 1866, Jasper, Jasper County, Texas

  xii.   Laffayet Parker, born 19 Nov 1851 in Ellisville, Jones County, Mississippi; died 02 Aug 1883 in Zavalla, Angelina County, Texas; married Missouri Ann Ward 14 Aug 1873 in Jasper County, Texas; born 08 Nov 1855 in Jasper County, Texas; died 10 Jun 1924 in Zavalla, Angelina County, Texas.
  More About Laffayet Parker:
Burial: 30 Mar 1956, reburied Parker Cemetry (Garden of Memories), Lufkin, Angelina County, Texas

  More About Missouri Ann Ward:
1: married Curtis after Lafayette's death
Burial: 25 Jul 1968, reburied Parker Cemetry (Garden of Memories), Lufkin, Angelina County, Texas

  More About Laffayet Parker and Missouri Ward:
Marriage: 14 Aug 1873, Jasper County, Texas



      122. De Vall He married 123. Mary.

      123. Mary, born 1806 in South Carolina.
     
Children of De Vall and Mary are:
  i.   Edmund De Vall, born 1829.
  ii.   Edward De Vall, born 1839.
  61 iii.   Melvoe Emily De Vall, born 20 Jun 1841 in Charleston, South Carolina; died 27 Feb 1880 in Bethlehem Community outside Lufkin, Angelina County, TX; married Hardy Parker 30 Sep 1858 in Jones County, MS.
  iv.   John De Vall, born 1843.


      124. Leonidas Ransom Capers, born 20 Mar 1819 in Beauford County, South Carolina; died 03 May 1892 in Comanche County, Texas. He was the son of 248. William Hixson Capers and 249. Elizabeth Eleanor Lenoir. He married 125. Margaret Mahulda Kent 17 Feb 1844 in East Carroll Parish, Louisiana.

      125. Margaret Mahulda Kent, born 18 Aug 1829 in Hinds County, Mississippi; died Apr 1902. She was the daughter of 250. Uriah Kent and 251. Evira.

Notes for Leonidas Ransom Capers:
From letter of 4-3-1950 written by Ione Theodosia Capers:
In late 1861, we moved and settled at what was known as "Drew's Landing" on the east side of the Trinity River, in what was then Polk County about 12 miles N.W. from Cold Springs. This is now San Jacinto County.

More About Leonidas Ransom Capers:
Burial: May 1892, Rock Bluff Cemetery, Comanche County, Texas

More About Margaret Mahulda Kent:
Burial: Apr 1902, Rock Bluff Cemetery, Comanche County, Texas

More About Leonidas Capers and Margaret Kent:
Marriage: 17 Feb 1844, East Carroll Parish, Louisiana
     
Children of Leonidas Capers and Margaret Kent are:
  i.   William W. Capers, born 1846 in East Carroll Parish, LA.
  62 ii.   Caleb Leonidas "Dutch" Capers, born 08 Dec 1847 in East Carroll Parish, Louisiana; died 08 Mar 1923 in Oakhurst, San Jacinto County, Texas; married (1) Sarah Frances Etheridge 27 Oct 1869 in Polk County, Texas; married (2) Mary Elizabeth Day 26 Nov 1879 in San Jacinto County, Texas.
  iii.   Richard Crede Capers, born 05 Jan 1850 in Louisana; died 05 Jan 1883 in Rock Bluff Community, Comanche County, Texas; married Claressee Dean 07 Dec 1872 in San Jacinto County, Texas.
  More About Richard Crede Capers:
Burial: Jan 1883, Rock Bluff Cemetery, Commanche County, Texas

  More About Richard Capers and Claressee Dean:
Marriage: 07 Dec 1872, San Jacinto County, Texas

  iv.   Susan Johanna "Anna" Capers, born Jul 1853 in East Carroll Parish, Louisana; married Madison Perry Dannelly 15 Sep 1871 in Polk County, Texas; born 16 Nov 1841 in Arkansas; died 19 Jul 1925 in Austin, Travis County, Texas.
  More About Susan Johanna "Anna" Capers:
Alt name???: Susan Johanna "Anna" Capers

  Notes for Madison Perry Dannelly:
01. Source: Taken from the internet: Tessie Fay Cantrell
http://www.flash.net/~barker/html1/d0001/g0000071.htm#I3133

  More About Madison Perry Dannelly:
Burial: Jul 1925, Texas

  More About Madison Dannelly and Susan Capers:
Marriage: 15 Sep 1871, Polk County, Texas

  v.   Jessie Thomas Capers12, born Abt. 1855 in Carroll Parrish, Louisana; died 08 Mar 1923 in San Jacinto County, Texas; married Martha Francis Taylor 03 Sep 1874 in San Jacinto County, Texas; born Abt. 1860 in Alabama.
  Notes for Jessie Thomas Capers:
01. 1880 Census, Comanche County, Texas,
ED 31, Page 113, District 4, internet image page 28
241-258

  More About Jessie Capers and Martha Taylor:
Marriage: 03 Sep 1874, San Jacinto County, Texas

  vi.   O'Banion Walter Capers13, born 20 Dec 1857 in Carroll Parish, Lousiana; died 21 Apr 1926 in Rock Bluff Community, Comanche County, Texas; married (1) Lydia Ann Plumlee; married (2) Mary "Mollie" Ann Elizabeth Smith 21 Dec 1876 in San Jacinto County, Texas; born 16 Nov 1860 in Polk County, Texas; died 14 Jun 1934 in Rock Bluff Community, Comanche County, Texas.
  More About O'Banion Walter Capers:
Burial: Apr 1926, Weaver Cemetery, Comanche County, Texas

  More About Mary "Mollie" Ann Elizabeth Smith:
Burial: 1934, Weaver Cemetery, Comanche County, Texas

  More About O'Banion Capers and Mary Smith:
Marriage: 21 Dec 1876, San Jacinto County, Texas

  vii.   Verginus Leek Capers, born 1860 in Louisana.
  viii.   Ione Theodosia (Dosia) Capers, born 29 Jun 1861 in Carroll Parish, LA; died 01 Mar 1958 in Hebbronville, Jim Hogg County, Texas; married Anthony Oratio Dannelly 01 Feb 1877 in San Jacinto County, Texas; born 12 May 1848 in Texas; died 17 Mar 1930 in Denton, Denton County, Texas.
  Notes for Anthony Oratio Dannelly:
01. Source: Paula Faulkner Barker; e-mail: barker@flash.net
Home page: www.home.flash.net/~barker/
www.flash.net/~barker.html

  More About Anthony Dannelly and Ione Capers:
Marriage: 01 Feb 1877, San Jacinto County, Texas

  ix.   Lucy Capers, born 1862.
  x.   Emma G. Capers, born Abt. 1864 in Texas; married Tom Fitzgerald.
  xi.   Lula Capers, born 1869 in Texas; married Will A. Jones 09 Sep 1885 in Comanche County, Texas.
  More About Will Jones and Lula Capers:
Marriage: 09 Sep 1885, Comanche County, Texas
Marriage Record: Vol C., p.138, Comanche County

  xii.   Maggie E. Capers, born Mar 1870 in Texas; married Isaac N. Meek 05 Sep 1888 in Comanche County, Texas; born Sep 1867.
  Notes for Isaac N. Meek:
In March 1916, they were living in Mineral Wells,TX.

March 5, 1898, he joined the Rock Bluff Baptist Church in Comanche County, Texas. (from Church minutes)

1900, Census Greer County, Oklahoma, Magnum TWP, Vol:6 ED:84 SH:21

  More About Isaac N. Meek:
Occupation: Farmer

  More About Isaac Meek and Maggie Capers:
Marriage: 05 Sep 1888, Comanche County, Texas
Marriage Record: Vol 1, p. 88, Comanche County, Texas



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