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Subject: [Childress Research] CHILDRESS INFO
Date: Mon, 17 Jul 2000 09:06:30 -0400
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Descendants of Richard
Generation No. 1
1. RICHARD1 CHILDRESS was born in Tennessee,and died Unknown. He married
REBECCA WHITE. She was born in Tennessee, and died Unknown.
Child of RICHARD CHILDRESS and REBECCA WHITE is:
i.JAMES KIRBY2 CHILDRESS, b. Bet. September 16, 1835 - 1837; d. July 28,
Generation No. 2
2. JAMES KIRBY2 CHILDRESS (RICHARD1) was born Bet. September 16, 1835 -
1837, and died July 28, 1919 in Okland, Ill.. He married MIRA WELCH. She
James Kirby owned a large cattle ranch in Kansas, Ill. They had an
annual fish fry the last Sunday in August. Death Certificate says he
lived in Okland, Ill., probably at time of death. Death Certificate at
Charleston, Ill., Couthouse.
JAMES KIRBY CHILDRESS:Burial: Unknown, St. Omers Cemetary Coles Co. Ill
Nationality: English Occupation: Cattle Rancher
MIRA WELCH:Nationality: Irish
Children of JAMES CHILDRESS and MIRA WELCH are:
iWALTER SANDERS3 CHILDRESS,b.Sept 24,1877, Seven Hickory Twp.Coles
Co.Ill;d.October 20,1957, Crawfordsville, In.
ii.MARGARET CHILDRESS, d. Unknown.
iii.ISAAC CHILDRESS, d. Unknown.
iv.ANGELINE CHILDRESS, d. Unknown.
v.REBECCA CHILDRESS, d. Unknown.
vi.MOLLY CHILDRESS, d. Unknown.
vii.DORA CHILDRESS, d. Unknown.
viii.JOHN CHILDRESS, d. Unknown.
ix.JENNIE CHILDRESS, d. Unknown.
Generation No. 3
3. WALTER SANDERS3 CHILDRESS (JAMES KIRBY2, RICHARD1) was born September
24, 1877 in Seven Hickory Twp. Coles Co. Ill, and died October 20, 1957
in Crawfordsville, In. He married MARTHA JANE PORTER February 12, 1902
in Okland, Douglas Co., Ill, daughter of ROBERT PORTER and HANNA SEARS.
She was born August 06, 1880 in Oakland, Ill., and died November 14,
1949 in Crawfordsville, In.
WALTER SANDERS CHILDRESS:
At the time of Birth Of James Kirby they lived 5 miles south of
Hidsboro, Illinois Name may be William Walter Sanders Chrisman. Although
James Kirbys' birth certificate has the fathers name as Walter S.
Chrisman Occupation: farmer
Children of WALTER CHILDRESS and MARTHA PORTER are:
iJAMES KIRBY4 CHILDRESS, b. November 18, 1905, Oakland, Il; d. May 06,
1981, Crawfordsville, In.
ii.KERMIT CHILDRESS, b. Private; m. LILLIAN PARKHEARST, Private; b.
iii.MARTHA BEATRICE CHILDRESS, b. Private; m. ERNEST HAZZLETT, Private;
iv.PAUL CHILDRESS, b. Private.
5.v.DONALD E. CHILDRESS, b. Private.
Generation No. 4
4. JAMES KIRBY4 CHILDRESS (WALTER SANDERS3, JAMES KIRBY2, RICHARD1) was
born November 18, 1905 in Oakland, Il, and died May 06, 1981 in
Crawfordsville, In. He married MERDITH HESTER APPLEBY June 10, 1926 in
GARRETT, ILL, daughter of LOUIS APPLEBY and IVA NEAL. She was born
December 05, 1905 in TUSCOLA, ILL, DOUGLAS CO, and died May 31, 1978 in
JAMES KIRBY CHILDRESS:Burial: May 09, 1981, Ccrawfordsville, in Cause of
Death: Bronchiogenic Carcinoma of Rt. Lung Social Security Number:
Social Security #: 306-18-4698
MERDITH HESTER APPLEBY:Burial: June 03, 1978, Crawfordsville, InSocial
Security Number: Social Security #: 310-20-9225
Children of JAMES CHILDRESS and MERDITH APPLEBY are:
6.i.PHYLLIS5 CHILDRESS, b. May 05, 1927, Crawfordsville, in; d. June 18,
1988 Crawfordsville, in.
7.ii.IRIS MAXINE CHILDRESS, b. July 11, 1928, Crawfordsville, In; d.
April 04, 1992,Crawfordsville, In.
5. DONALD E.4 CHILDRESS (WALTER SANDERS3, JAMES KIRBY2, RICHARD1) was
born Private. He married ROSEMARYJEANNE MAHORNEY Private.She was born
Children of DONALD CHILDRESS and ROSEMARYJEANNE MAHORNEY are:
8.i.JOHN ALAN5 CHILDRESS, b. Private.
9.ii.STEPHEN E. CHILDRESS, b. Private.
iii.KELLY DALE CHILDRESS, b. Private; m. JASON KERSH, Private; b.
Generation No. 5
6. PHYLLIS5 CHILDRESS (JAMES KIRBY4, WALTER SANDERS3, JAMES KIRBY2,
RICHARD1) was born May 05, 1927 in Crawfordsville, in, and died June 18,
1988 in Crawfordsville, in. She married JAMES DAVID MORGAN Private. He
was born Private.
PHYLLIS CHILDRESS:Burial: June 20, 1988, Crawfordsville, IN Oakhill
Cemetery Grant St.
7. IRIS MAXINE5 CHILDRESS (JAMES KIRBY4, WALTER SANDERS3, JAMES KIRBY2,
RICHARD1) was born July 11, 1928 in Crawfordsville, In, and died April
04, 1992 in Crawfordsville, In. She married ROBERT HALE FITZSIMMONS
Private, son of GEORGE FITZSIMMONS and DAISY HALE. He was
IRIS MAXINE CHILDRESS:Burial: April 07, 1992, Crawfordsville, in Social
Security Number: Social Security #: 311-28-9928
Descendants of LUDWIG WYSONG
198.Elvira5 Wysong (Joseph4, Feidt3, LUDWIG2, JOSEPH PETER1 WEISSANG)
was born Abt. 1800 in Fincastle, Boutetourt Co,
VA. She married Abraham Childress.
Children of Elvira Wysong and Abraham Childress are:
i.William R6 Childress. He married Martha Teal.
ii.John D Childress.
iii.Julia A Childress. She married Nathanial Peters.
iv.Sarah E Childress.
613. John D6 Childress (Elvira5 Wysong, Joseph4, Feidt3, LUDWIG2, JOSEPH
PETER1 WEISSANG) He married Matilda Hall.
Children of John Childress and Matilda Hall are:
615. Sarah E6 Childress (Elvira5 Wysong, Joseph4, Feidt3, LUDWIG2,
JOSEPH PETER1 WEISSANG) She married James