Friday, January 08, 2010

Meet the family for January 8th

NAUGHER-FAMILY TREE

SAVAGE/NAUGHER
Charles Alfred Savage
is 131 years old today, born in 1879.  He died in Lake Butler, Union, Florida on Jan 24th 1954 at the age of 75.  Charles is the 2nd great-granduncle of Tara's.  Charles' parents are the two Frances' we've talked about before.  Frances Marion Savage and Frances Matilda Stewart.  Charles is the 12th of the 17 children they had.  If you remember, the family line to Tara, goes like this.  Sallie E. Savage the first child to the Frances', married Moses Service Naugher on Aug 3, 1883 in Cherokee, AL.  Moses and Sallie begot 7 children, the 6th one was Horace Savage Naugher who married Maxie Ruth Smith.  Horace and Maxie begot 9 children, their first was Moses S. Naugher, Tara's grandfather.  Moses married Haney Fortenberry and together they begot Connie Sue, Brent Stewart, and Rhonda Lea Naugher and the rest is history.

MYER/BROWN-FAMILY TREE

LANE/EDGE/MYER/HULGAN-HAWKINS/HOSLER-JENNINGS
Dawson B. Lane
died 4 years ago today in 2006 at age 83, he is buried in Tuckers Chapel Cemetery.  Dawson B. Lane, is the girls' 1st cousin 3 times removed.  He is buried at Tuckers Chapel Cemetery.  Dawson's parents are William N. Lane and Oma M. Edge, the girls' 2nd great-grandaunt and uncle.  They are both related because William Lane's parents are Dawson B. Lane (1862-1923) (not related) and Lucy E. Burnett (the girls' 3rd great-grandmother) who was also married to Dedrick Henry Meyer.  Oma Edge is related because her parents are, the girls' 3rd great-grandparents, Joseph Lewis Edge and Alice Cora Starling.  Joseph and Alice are the parents of Cora Augusta Edge, the girls' Great, great-grandmother. 

COTTON/WOODEN-FAMILY LINE

COTTON/WOODEN/BRIDGFORTH-DAY
Elihu Cotton
is 276 years old today, born in 1734.  Elihu Cotton is 275 today.  Elihu was born on this day in Middletown, Connecticut in the year 1734.  He died on Aug 16, 1820 at the age of 86.  He is considered one of Middletown's outstanding citizens and is now  interned at the Washington Street Cemetery in Middletown, Conn along with several other family members. Elihu is the boys' 1st cousin 8 times removed, via his parents, Samuel Cotton Jr. and Mary Cornwell, the boys' 7th great-granduncle and his wifeSamuel Cotton Jr.'s father, Samuel Cotton Sr. is the boys' 8th great-grandfather.  He was married to Lydia Bates when Samuel Jr. was born.  Samuel Sr.'s second wife is the amazing Experience Hall.  So I guess Elihu Cotton is really the boys' 1/2 cousin 8 times removed.

REEVES/WOODEN-FAMILY LINE

McCUTCHEON/GARRISON/REEVES/WOODEN
Hettie Cora McCutcheon
is 135 years old today, born in 1875. Hettie is Steve's 2nd great-grandaunt, the sister of Lula May McCutcheon born in 1887.  Lula married Samuel Omar Garrison and are Steve's 2nd great-grandparents.  They married December 27, 1905 in Morgan county, Alabama.  They later begot Sarah Eloise Garrison in 1909 who married John Wesley Reeves, Sr. June 25, 1932 in Athens, Alabama.


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