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220.127.116.11.2.1A.5.5.8. Edwin Eugene Washam "Mike" b 6 May 1908 Marshall Co, KY & d 1 Jul 1978 & bur Benton City Cem, Marshall, KY. He m 1st) Willie Wilson Cox 1931 Marshall Co, KY & m 2nd) Louise Burkeen. Willie b 19 Dec 1910 Marshall, KY; d 29 Apr 1964 Marshall, KY & bur Briansburg Baptist Church Cem, Briansburg, Marshall, KY. (Jim K. Washam, 2001)
Children: (Jim K. Washam, 2001)
18.104.22.168.2.1A.5.6. Thomas K. Washam. Children all b in Graves Co., KY: Era Hester instead of Hester Eva; Ava Ruble Washam b 5 May 1896; Opal Freeman Washam b 20 Jun 1899; Pryor Washam b 23 Nov 1901; Robert Voris Washam b 2 Oct 1903; Metta Brook Washam b 18 July 1909; Howard Hansel Washam b 20 Mar 1912.
Photo contributed by Dessiree Cochran to the Kentucky Historical Society, "back row, left to right: Lady Fuqua, Ruble Washam, Opal Washam (all in costume), Laura Cochran (Holloway), Brooks Watson, Dessiree Cochran. In front of Granddaddy S. B. Watson's home near Calloway Co. line. Date ca. 1918 Places Graves County (Ky)"
22.214.171.124.2.1A.5.8. Lafayette Hicks Washam "Fate". More information about children:
126.96.36.199.2.1A.5.9. Mary Frances Washam m Durham Matkin Reed abt 1889. Durham b 18 Dec 1863 s/o Durham M. Reed & Elizabeth Smith. Mary d 2 Aug 1893 & bur beside her parents at Pleasant Grove Cem., Marshall Co., KY. (Jim K. Washam, 2000) Durham m as his 2nd wife Jimmie Rudd 23 Oct 1895. Durham d 21 May 1921. He & Jimmie are bur Synsonia Cem, Graves Co., KY.
188.8.131.52.2.1A.5.10. Andrea Elizabeth Washam & Nelson Owens children:
184.108.40.206.2.1A.6. Parilee Washam instead of Pairlee Washam. John d 1887 & bur on their farm & Parilee d 27 Nov 1912. She was bur Waller Cem, Marshall Co, KY. More information about their children:
220.127.116.11.2.2. Elizabeth Mahan Washam b 22 Mar 1808 Pittsylvania, VA & d 13 Oct 1882 Obion, TN. Add as child of Patram Worsham & Lucy Campbell. Elizabeth m Lewis Stanley 16 Dec 1823 Hickman, KY who was b 4 May 1807 & d 10 Mar 1873 Obion Co, TN. (Jim K Washam, 2000) In 1830 they lived in Weakley Co, TN: Lewis Standley b 1800-1810, 2 m b 1825-30 & 1 f b 1800-1810. In 1840 they are living in Obion Co, TN: Lewis Stanley b 1800-1810, 1 m b 1835-40, 2 m b 1830-1835, 4 m b 1825-30, 1 f b 1835-40, 2 f b 1830-35 & 1 f 1800-1810. In 1850 they lived next to Elizabeth's brother, Peyton Washam in Obion Co., TN.
Elizabeth and Lewis had apparently 15 children, 2 males b 1825-30 are unaccounted for: (Lynn Dowdy, 2005-7)
18.104.22.168.2.3. Peyton Washam Jr b 11 Mar 1809. Peytons paragraph is changed from 22.214.171.124.2.2. and also update his descendants. Peyton m 1st) wife unknown abt 1833. She may have been a Stanley. (No proof yet) His first five children were by her. He m 2nd) Eliza Ann Nance Finch, a widow and d/o Joseph Nance b. ca 1791 VA & Mary b ca 1789 MD. Peyton & Eliza Ann divorced 5 Nov 1852. Eliza d 10 Oct 1865 & bur O. K. Mathis farm, now owned by Tony Smith. Her tombstone is the only one on that farm, monument in good condition. He m 3rd) Nancy Ann Bartlett who was b 17 Mar 1820 d/o William Bartlett of VA. Peyton d 6 Apr 1883 Obion, TN & bur Stanley Chapel Cem, Obion, TN. (Jim K Washam, 1999)
126.96.36.199.2.3A.2. William M Washam (paragraph is changed from 188.8.131.52.2.2A.2.) was b 9 Sep 1835 & d 17 Feb 1912 Cooter, Pemiscot, MO. On his Death Certificate No 6241 it stated he was s/o Patten Washam place of Burial or Removal Tenn. Informant was John Washam, Cooter, MO.
184.108.40.206.2.2A.2A.2. James P Washam "Jim" b 15 Jun 1864 in Obion, TN & d 8 Nov 1908 of Obion, TN. James m Mary Ann Talley "Mollie" b 16 Feb 1860 in Davidson, TN & d 7 Nov 1946 Dyersburg, Dyer, TN.
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220.127.116.11.2.3A.2A.3. John Anderson Washam b 12 Nov 1865 Obion Co, TN s/o William M Washam & Sarah E. Hale. Additional information: Middle name added. He d 17 Sep 1939 age 70 Shelby Co, TN. (Memphis & Shelby Co. Death Certificates 1902-1939, file 3125)
18.104.22.168.2.3A.5. Anderson Washam. (Additional information) He was living with his son James in the 1910 Cooter Township, Pemiscot Co, MO Census, Vol 76, ED 144, Sheet 22A, Family 416. He is age 67, 2nd marriage - 22 yrs, b, TN, father, no occupation, survivor of the Confederate Army. Sallie is age 64, mother of 1 child - not living. Because the census was dated 7 May 1910 and was to list persons living as of 15 Apr, his date of death of 10 Apr may be incorrect and the date of 27 Apr is the correct one.
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