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Ch 1 - Sterling   |   Ch 2 - Martha   |   Ch 3 - Elizabeth   |   Ch 3.7 - Andrew W Halford   |   Ch 4 - Joel   |   Ch 5 - Frances
Ch 6 - Benjamin   |   Ch 7 - William B.   |   Ch 7.1 - Frances Jane   |   Ch 7.1.2 - Cynthia F. Sears   |   Ch 7.3 - Thomas D.
Ch 7.4 - William Marble   |   Ch 7.6 - Mary A.   |   Ch 7.7 - Benjamin A.   |   Ch 7.8 - Elizabeth M.   |   Ch 7.11 - Mahala E.
Ch 8 - Catherine   |   Ch 8.1 - Alfred R. Hicks   |   Ch 8.2 - Mary A. Hicks   |   Ch 8.3 - Mahala Hicks   |   Ch 8.4 - Martha J. Hicks
Ch 8.5 - James J. Hicks   |   Ch 8.6 - William B. Hicks   |   Ch 8.7 - Catherine Hicks   |   Ch 8.8 - Frances Hicks   |   Ch 9 - Mary

Descendants of Thomas D. Harris

Chapter 7.3 of Part III, Descendants of Wooten Harris

By Garda M. Hodgson


CHILDREN OF THOMAS D. HARRIS AND DELILA PREWITT
(Child #3 of William B. Harris and Sarah Dodson)

Thomas D. Harris3 (Wm. B3., Wooten2, Isaac1) was born June 10, 1826, in Hickman County, Tennessee. He married Delila Prewitt on February 18, 1846, in Fayette County, Illinois. She was born June 21, 1826, in Kentucky or Tennessee, and died June 10, 1863. He died January 1, 1875. They both died in Fayette County, Illinois where they were buried in Harris Cemetery.

    Children:
    1. + Martha Ann HARRIS   b 26 Jan 1847; m Elias CARLOCK
    2. William Shedack HARRIS b 6 Aug 1848, Hurricane Twp., Fayette Co., IL, d 28 Oct 1851
    3. + Sarah Lucretia HARRIS   b 27 Jun 1850; m Joseph C. DAVIS
    4. Mary Still HARRIS b 25 Mar 1853, Hurricane Twp., Fayette Co., IL, d 24 May 1853
    5. Susan F. HARRIS b 27 Sep 1855, MO, d 22 Nov 1882; m 24 Jan 1875, Fayette Co., IL, Saintclair O'Dell DAVIS (s/o William Jenkins DAVIS and Mahala C. WRIGHT) b 1846 (4-1850), Hurricane Twp., Fayette Co., IL

      Children:
      1. Dora DAVIS b 1875 (5-1880), IL
      2. Mahala DAVIS b 1877 (3-1880), IL {Note: There is a marriage record for Mabel Davis in the Montgomery Co., IL, records: "m 31 Dec 1899, Mabel Davis, age 23, Riley Boyd, age 22; Mabel b Morrisonville, IL, residence Fillmore, IL (d/o S. S. Davis and Susan Harris); Riley Boyd b Montgomery Co., IL, residence Fillmore, IL [s/o Charley Boyd and Sarah Speese (sic)]. Are Mabel and Mahala the same person, or are they sisters? They were born the same year, but only Mahala is in the 1880 census.}

    6. + Thomas Edward HARRIS   b 4 Feb 1857, MO; m Sarah Ann HARRIS
    7. George C. HARRIS b 7 Sep 1863, Hurricane Twp., Fayette Co., IL, d 16 Dec 1883
    8. Delila Almeda HARRIS b 1 Oct 1870, Hurricane Twp., Fayette Co., IL; m 24 Aug 1899, John Thomas HICKS (s/o Jefferson HICKS and Frances Priscilla SEARS) b 8 Jul 1859, Fayette Co., IL, d 23 Mar 1936; John Thomas HICKS m 1st Sadie HARRIS5 (Thos. J.4, Thomas W.3, Zach.2, Isaac1); John and Delila were living in Fayette Co., IL when the census was taken in 1900, and in Fillmore, Montgomery Co., IL, when the census was taken in 1910; in 1910, Delila Almeda had 5 children 3 were living

      Children:
      1. Jennie P. HICKS b May 1900, Fayette Co., IL
      2. Ina R. HICKS b 23 Feb 1902, IL
      3. (child) HICKS b 3 Jan 1904, IL
      4. Ora HICKS b 1906 (4-1910), IL
      5. (child) HICKS b 24 Oct 1912, IL


CHILDREN OF MARTHA ANN HARRIS AND ELIAS CARLOCK
(Child #1 of Thomas D. Harris and Delila Prewitt)

Martha Ann Harris5 (Thos. D.4, Wm. B.3, Wooten2, Isaac1) was born January 25, 1847, in Hurricane Township, Fayette County, Illinois. She died March 30, 1882, according to her tombstone in Carlock Cemetery, but the death date March 30, 1884, is given in the Family Bible record of Mary Carlock, child #3. Martha married Elias Carlock, son of Abraham Carlock and Cynthia Landers, on September 5, 1867, in Fayette County, Illinois. He was born September 20, 1844, in Illinois, and died January 27, 1891 (date on tombstone), in Fayette County, Illinois. The date of death for Elias was June 27, 1884, on the estate record in Fayette County Estate Box 492 and 521. Martha and Elias were buried in Carlock Cemetery, Fayette County, Illinois. They were living in Hurricane Township, Fayette County, Illinois when censuses were taken in 1870, 1880, and 1900.

    Children:
    1. George J. CARLOCK b 22 Jun 1868, Fayette Co., IL, d 7 Jan 1949; m 4 Jul 1888, Fayette Co., IL, Mettie POPE (d/o Macajah POPE and Drucilla POPE) b Jan 1869, Fayette Co., IL; lvd Sharon Twp., Fayette Co., IL when 1900 census taken, and in Hurricane Twp., Fayette Co., IL when 1910 census taken

      Children of George J. Carlock and Mettie Pope:
      1. Jessie M. CARLOCK b Jan 1889, IL
      2. Tony E. CARLOCK b 1901 (9-1910), IL

    2. + Thomas H. CARLOCK   b Jan 1870; m Rebecca Jane HICKS
    3. Mary CARLOCK b 28 Feb 1873, Fayette Co., IL
    4. Lillie A. CARLOCK b 22 Sep 1875, Fayette Co., IL, d 3 Jun 1959, bur Glendale Cem., Montgomery Co., IL; m 22 Sep 1892, Fayette Co., IL, James FLEET (s/o John W. FLEET and Mary J. DONALDSON) b Sep 1872, IL

      Child:
      1. Martha Gladys FLEET b Nov 1895, Fayette Co., IL; m Berry HARRISON

    5. Sarah Elizabeth CARLOCK b 28 Oct 1877, Fayette Co., IL; m 11 Nov 1894, Fayette Co., Rainey McD. COLE (s/o Thomas Ewing COLE and Melissa Jane FISH) b 26 Feb 1875, Fayette Co., IL, d 22 Oct 1950

      Children:
      1. Pansie M. COLE b 20 Mar 1896, Fayette Co., IL, d 13 Jan 1970, Vandalia, Fayette Co., IL, bur Glendale Cem., Fillmore, Montgomery Co. IL; m 1st Willie MATTHEWS6 (Basil B.5, Frances Hicks4, Catherine Harris3, Wooten2, Isaac1) b 1897, IL, d Jul 1930; m 2nd 23 Oct 1932, Lawrence CAUBLE
      2. Violet COLE b Jan 1898, Fayette Co., IL; m J. J. SUPPINGER
      3. Emma COLE b May 1900, Fayette Co., IL; m 10 Apr 1920, Noel Virgil ALEXANDER (s/o John James ALEXANDER and Sarah L. BUTLER) b 14 Nov 1898, IL, d 1 Sep 1964

    6. Flora Ellen CARLOCK b 29 Nov 1879, Fayette Co., IL, d 14 Jan 1904; m 1898, Walter Cyrus FLEET (s/o John W. FLEET and Mary J. DONALDSON) b 14 Feb 1873, IL, d 29 Dec 1928

      Children:
      1. William Paul FLEET b 6 Feb 1899, Fayette Co., IL; m 14 Dec 1920, Loretta Lucile ERNST   (d/o John L. ERNST and Elnora "Noi" Augusta HALFORD) b 10 Dec 1902
      2. Pearlie FLEET b 1900 (10-1910), Fayette Co., IL
      3. Edith FLEET b 1903 (7-1900), Fayette Co., IL

    7. Homer CARLOCK b 9 May 1882, Fayette Co., IL


CHILDREN OF THOMAS H. CARLOCK AND REBECCA J. HICKS
(Child #2 of Martha Ann Harris and Elias Carlock)

Thomas H. Carlock6 (Martha A. Harris5, Thos. D4., Wm. B.3, Wooten2, Isaac1) was born in January, 1870 in Fayette County, Illinois. He married Rebecca Jane HICKS daughter of Henry Hicks   and Emily B. Sears5 (Frances J. Harris4, Wm. B.3, Wooten2, Isaac1)] on December 26, 1890 in Fayette County, Illinois. She was born in March, 1873 in Fayette County. Their birth dates are as given in the Fayette County, Illinois, Hurricane Township 1900 census record. They were living in Hurricane Township, when the census was taken in 1910 also.

    Children:
    1. Lottie R. CARLOCK b Oct 1891, IL; m Thomas GARLAND
    2. Homer G. CARLOCK b Feb 1893, IL; m Lora Myrtle MEYER   [d/o Joseph Erwin MEYER6 (Cynthia F. Sears5, Frances J. Harris4, Wm. B.3, Wooten2, Isaac1) and Dora K. MERRIMAN] b Jan 1895, Hurricane Twp., Fayette Co., IL; no children found; for more information on her family go to Part III, Chapter 7.1.2
    3. Lona B. CARLOCK b May 1899, IL; m John KEMMER
    4. Perry CARLOCK b 1902 (8-1910), IL
    5. Vera CARLOCK b 1905 (5-1910), IL; m 1st Henry CASEY; m 2nd Cecil ADAMS
    6. Henry CARLOCK b 1908 (2-1910), IL; m Trivia HARRISON
    7. Veda E. CARLOCK (1808-1935) IL, bur Mt. Carmel Cem., Fayette Co., IL; m Walter MORRISON
    8. Verna L. CARLOCK (1911-1932) IL, bur Mt. Carmel Cem., Fayette Co., IL; m Orville BURNETTE


CHILDREN OF SARAH L. HARRIS AND JOSEPH C. DAVIS
(Child #3 of Thomas D. Harris and Delila Prewitt)

Sarah Lucretia Harris5 (Thos. D.4, Wm. B.3, Wooten2, Isaac1) was born June 27, 1850, in Hurricane Township, Fayette County, Illinois, and died January 3, 1923, in Claremore, Rogers County, Oklahoma. She was buried in Galcaleher Cemetery there. She married Joseph C. Davis, son of William Jenkins Davis and Mahala C. Wright, on September 10, 1865, in Montgomery County, Illinois. Joseph was born September 8, 1843 in Fayette County, Illinois, and was buried in Harris Cemetery there.

    Children:
    1. George Washington DAVIS b 3 Jul 1867, Fayette Co., IL, d 13 May 1947, bur Harris Cem., Fayette Co., IL; m 16 Jun 1904, Fillmore, Montgomery Co., IL, Mary Ann Matilda MERRIMAN   [d/o Elias Terrill MERRIMAN and Nancy Eleanor RHODES3 (Thos.2, Alex.1)] b 16 Sep 1872, Fayette Co., IL, d 9 Feb 1920, Montgomery Co., IL; she m 1st, his younger brother, St. Clair Odell DAVIS (see following entry); lvd Fillmore, Montgomery Co., IL, when 1910 census taken

      Child of George W. Davis and Mary A. M. Merriman:
      1. Bernell DAVIS b 1909 (age 1y 3 mo 1910), IL

    2. St. Clair Odell DAVIS b 20 Oct 1869, Fayette Co., IL, d 20 Apr 1903, bur Harris Cem., Fayette Co., IL; m 22 Mar 1891, Fayette Co., IL, Mary Ann Matilda MERRIMAN   [d/o Elias Terrill MERRIMAN and Nancy Eleanor RHODES3 (Thos.2, Alex.1)] b 2 Aug 1872, IL, d 9 Feb 1920, Montgomery Co., IL, she m 2nd, his older brother, George Washington DAVIS (see preceding entry); lvd Fillmore, Montgomery Co., IL when 1900 and 1910 censuses taken

      Children (See 1900 Census, Montgomery Co., IL, Fillmore Village):
      1. Mary Ethel DAVIS b Dec 1891, IL
      2. Bertha W. DAVIS b Jun 1894, IL
      3. (infant child) DAVIS b & d before 1900
      4. Cleda DAVIS b Oct 1899, IL

    3. Frances Lulu DAVIS b 7 May 1871, Fayette Co., IL; m 28 Dec 1899, Henry Dallas WEEDEN (s/o Roland H. WEEDEN and Sarah Jane HARVEY) b 2 Apr 1877, d 31 Oct 1930, he m 2nd 30 Apr 1910, Nellie PERRY (d/o John T. PERRY)

      Children of Frances L. Davis and Henry D. Weeden:
      1. Norma WEEDEN d 1907
      2. Charles O'Dell WEEDEN -- his mother, Lulu, died when he was 15 mo old and his uncle, Thomas Whitten Davis, raised him as his own son
    4. Joseph C. DAVIS b 28 Aug 1872, Fayette Co., IL
    5. + Thomas Whitten Davis   b 21 Aug 1873; m Rachel Louise MERRIMAN
    6. Rachel Lavilia RHODES b 5 Sep 1875, Fayette Co., IL; m Joseph R. SPEARS


CHILDREN OF THOMAS WHITTEN DAVIS AND RACHEL LOUISE MERRIMAN
(Child #5 of Joseph C. Davis and Sarah Lucretia Harris)

Thomas Whitten Davis6 (Sarah L. Harris5, Thos. D.4, Wm. B.3, Wooten2, Isaac1) was born August 21, 1873 in Fayette County, Illinois, and died December 28, 1949. He married Rachel Louise Merriman, daughter of Elias Terrill Merriman   and Nancy Eleanor Rhodes3 (Thos.2, Alex.1), on April 15, 1901 in Montgomery County, Illinois. She was born December 1, 1880 in Bingham, Fayette County, Illinois, and died February 19, 1952 in St. Clair County, Michigan. Children's dates are from tombstone inscriptions in Harris Cemetery, Hurricane Township, Fayette County, Illinois.

    Children:
    1. Lorraine Scott DAVIS (1903-1904)
    2. Ralph DAVIS (1909-1909)
    3. Gladys Pearl DAVIS (1910-1911)
    4. Rohema Lorma DAVIS (1916-1916)
    5. Hiram Otto DAVIS (1918-1919)
    6. Roy DAVIS (1919-1919)


CHILDREN OF THOMAS E. HARRIS AND SARAH A. HARRIS
(Child #6 of Thomas D. Harris and Delila Prewitt)

Thomas Edward Harris5 (Thos. D4., Wm. B.3, Wooten2, Isaac1) was born February 4, 1857, in Missouri, and died in 1922. He married Sarah Ann Harris, daughter of Benjamin A. Harris4 (Wm. B.3, Wooten2, Isaac1) and Louisa "Eliza" Van Watkins, on January 3, 1878, in Fayette County, Illinois. She was born October 26, 1859, in Montgomery County, Illinois, and died January 13, 1947, in Pana, Christian County, Illinois. She was buried in Glendale Cemetery, Christian County, Illinois.

    Children:
    1. Lovely Dell HARRIS b 15 Oct 1879 (birth rec), 1880 Christian Co., IL census (age 7 mo sick chills)
    2. (son) HARRIS d before 1900
    3. Martha Ann HARRIS b 30 Mar 1884, Fayette Co., IL; m Fred H. BECK

      Obituary of Mrs. Fred H. Beck (not dated)

      Decatur Herald: "Mrs. Fred H. (Martha Ann) Beck, 85, of 1140 N Edward St., died 1:25 a.m. Saturday in her daughter's home. She was born March 30, 1884 in Fayette County. She is a daughter of Thomas and Sarah Ann Harris, and a member of Westside Church of the Nazarene. She married Fred H. Beck May 25, 1902 in Bingham. She leaves a daughter, Mrs. Edward (Opal) Heath, Decatur; a son, Edward O. Beck, Decatur; a sister, Mrs. Goldie Singler, Nokomis; two grandsons, four great grandchildren, and two great great grandchildren. Two brothers preceded her in death. Services will be held Monday at Westside Church of the Nazarene at 2:00 p.m. Burial will be at Graceland Cemetery."

    4. George C. HARRIS b Aug 1888, Bingham, Fayette Co., IL; m 1st Flora Alice MARTIN, m 2nd Dewella  ? 

      Obituary of George Harris

      Journal: "George Harris, 79, native of Bingham died [July 17, 1967] at Decatur, IL. Funeral services for George Harris were held Monday morning in Decatur with interment in Graceland Cemetery there. Mr. Harris, a native of Bingham, died Friday night. His first wife was the former Flora Alice Martin of Sorento. She died in 1945. Surviving are his present wife, Dewella, two sons, two daughters, and two sisters, one of whom, Mrs. Goldie Singler, lives in Nokomis. He was a retired Decatur policeman."

    5. (daughter) HARRIS b 1 Jun 1895, Fayette Co., IL
    6. Glodia D. "Goldie" HARRIS b June 1899, Fayette Co., IL ; m 1st Paul WRIGHT, m 2nd John SINGLER


Research sources are listed in the Appendix

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