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Ancestors of Hugh Gordon (Bud) Traweek


      12. William Haden David, born November 13, 1811 in Jackson Co., Georgia; died November 05, 1886 in David's Mill, Freestone Co., Texas. He was the son of William "Billy" David, RS and Lucy White. He married 13. Mary Power Bef. 1833 in Georgia.

      13. Mary Power, born 1812 in Georgia; died 1853 in Stewart Co., Georgia.

Notes for William Haden David:
7/22/1861 served as juror, Freestone Co., TX     

7/7/1862 listed with regular term court jurors Freestone Co., TX

NOTES: William Haden David:
After his wife Mary died, William Moved with their family in 1859, hoping to escape the loss of his slaves in the impending Civil War, and serching foe a wife and mother for his youngest children. During those difficult years, his oldest daughter, Mary Elizabeth, handled the education and upbringing of her young siblings. In a letter written by William Haden to his brother in Georgia, he hints at a pact between his daughter, Mary, and himself when he writes "I now have permission to marry." Not long after moving to Texas he married a widow, Sarah E. Carter Chambers. This letter is in the possession of Dessie White Hall of Dew, Texas.
Both William and Sarah David are buried in Driver Cemetery, Freestone County, Texas. On their joint tombstone is chiseled:     
"Weep not my friends
Dry up your tears
For I shall arise
when Christ apprars.
There is a debt
to nature due.
I've paid that debt
and so must you."




     
Children of William David and Mary Power are:
  6 i.   James Clark David, born November 24, 1833 in Jackson Co., Georgia; died September 01, 1916 in Freestone Co. Teague, Texas; married Lucy Adelaide(Addie) Garland February 03, 1857 in Eufaula, Barbour Co., Alabama.
  ii.   William H. DavidII, Csa, born 1835 in Ga.; died November 1887 in Tx; married Elizabeth Jane Garland March 03, 1857 in Barbour Co., Alabama; born December 29, 1841; died April 05, 1881 in Freestone Co., TX.
  More About William H. DavidII, Csa:
Burial: November 1887, Freestone Co., TX
Confederate Army: Corporal, Co. H, 28 Texas Cavalry

  iii.   John White David, born 1839 in Elbert Co., Ga; died 1854 in Ga; married May Watson.
  iv.   Mary Elizabeth David, born December 28, 1841 in GA; died March 14, 1900 in Dew,Texas; married Henry Bailey Cabaness October 31, 1865 in Freestone Co.,Tx; born November 13, 1811; died in Dew,Texas.
  Notes for Mary Elizabeth David:
Notes for Mary Elizabeth David:
Mary Elizabeth David was born in Georgia, December 28, 1841. The county of birth is unknown at this time, but possibly Madison, Jackson, or Stewart Counties. Her parents were William Haden David and Mary Power(s). She lived as a child in Stewart County, Georgia, where her father was apparently a planter/farmer, registering 14 slaves. Her mother died about 1853, cause of death is unknown. In 1859, concerned with the unrest over the slave issue, her father moved the family to Freestone County, Texas. They lived in the Moody-Bradley House in Fairfield while they looked for land on which to settle.




  More About Mary Elizabeth David:
Burial: Dew Cemetery

  Notes for Henry Bailey Cabaness:
Notes for Henry Bailey Cabaniss:
Henry Bailey Cabiniss was a surveyor and had numerous land holdings in Alabama, Arkansas, and Texas. He married late in life to Mary Elizabeth David. He was the same age(same exact birthdate)as her father.

  More About Henry Bailey Cabaness:
Burial: Dew Cemetery

  v.   Sarah A. David, born 1845 in GA; married F.M. Settle March 01, 1866 in Freestone Co., TX.
  vi.   Josephine David, born June 27, 1848 in GA; died May 12, 1929 in Mexia, Limestone Co., Tx; married (1) John G. Carroll Bef. 1870 in Freestone Co., Tx; born June 11, 1847 in La.; died April 21, 1907 in Mexia, Limestone Co., Tx.; married (2) J.M. Taylor December 29, 1886.
  vii.   Jonathan Sanders David, born January 12, 1851 in Stuart Co., Ga; died October 06, 1898 in Mexia, Limestone Co., Texas; married Minnie Gertrude Newell May 30, 1876 in Freestone Co., TX; born September 10, 1855 in Pickens Co., Alabama; died April 27, 1916 in Mexia, Limestone Co., Texas.
  viii.   Susie Jane David, born April 04, 1853 in Lumpkin, Stewart Co., GA; died July 30, 1939 in Harris Co., TX; married Alonzo Russell Traweek December 05, 1871 in Fairfield,Freestone Co., Tx; born September 23, 1849 in Greenville,Butler,Alabama; died August 16, 1924 in Leon Co.,Flynn,Tx..
  More About Susie Jane David:
Burial: July 1939, Gum Springs Cem. Leon CO., TX

  More About Alonzo Russell Traweek:
Burial: August 1924, Gum Springs Cemetery, Leon Co.,TX.
Census: November 13, 1850, Wilcox Co., AL (Abt 1yr.old)



      14. William Edward Garland, born Abt. 1820 in Louisa, Alabama; died 1875 in Glennville, Barbour Co., Alabama. He married 15. Mary Davis Ivey August 19, 1838 in Russell, Alabama.

      15. Mary Davis Ivey, born April 29, 1821 in Glennville, Barbour Co., Alabama; died 1894. She was the daughter of Barna Ivey and Elsie (Alcy) Ann Wooten Davis.

More About William Edward Garland:
Burial: Ivey Plantation
     
Children of William Garland and Mary Ivey are:
  7 i.   Lucy Adelaide(Addie) Garland, born September 03, 1839 in Alabama or Freestone Co. Teague, Texas; died 1923 in Freestone Co. Teague, Texas; married James Clark David February 03, 1857 in Eufaula, Barbour Co., Alabama.
  ii.   Josephine F. Garland, born November 28, 1848; died 1853 in Barbour Co., Alabama.
  More About Josephine F. Garland:
Burial: Ivey Plantation, Alabama

  iii.   Edward Henry Garland, born October 22, 1860 in Barbour Co., Alabama; married Minnie Lillian Roquemore in Opelika, Alabama; born April 06, 1846 in Taylor Co., Ga; died 1911.


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