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Rosalie Abshire and John Aaron Drake,Jr. Louisiana
Posted by: sandra valdez (ID *****2021) Date: June 12, 2002 at 09:00:23
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Iam searching for the parents and siblings of my G.G.G.G.Grandmother.This is what I have so far.
ROSALIE ABSHIRE born 15 Jan.,1783 died about 1872
married JOHN (JEAN) DRAKE born about 1776 died about 1828
ROSALIE and JOHN'S marriage certificate is in ROSALIE'S name becaouse she is marrying a free mulato.( A Drake cousin gave that info) They were married about 1800. I don't know how many children they had ,but their son JOHN AARON DRAKE III was my G.G.G.Grandfather.JOHN AARON DRAKE III was born about 1806 died about 1892 married 10 March,1828 to ELIZABETH ASHWORTH born about 1805 Choupique,Calcasieu parish,La.died about 1855 Jefferson CO.,TX..JOHN III and ELIZABETH had 9 children their daughter RACHEL DRAKE was my G.G.Grandmother born about 1830
died about 1916 Calcasieu parish,La..RACHEL married JOHN HARVEY CLARK and had 3 children their daughter SINA CLARK
was my G.Grandmother.SINA CLARK born about 1861 died unknown
married #1 ELDRIDGE MADDISON SINGLETON and had 6 children married #2 JOHN PUGH and had 2 children their daughter MINNIE PUGH was my Grandmother born 20 April,1899 Vinton Calcasieu parish,La. died Dec.,1988 SanAntonio Bexar co.,TX.
MINNIE PUGH married JULIAN DOIRON born about 1899 died unknown. MINNIE and JULIAN had 3 children their daughter HELEN DOIRON was my mother born 15 Oct.,1921Calcasieu parish La. died 28 Nov.,1996 Comfort,Kendall co.,TX.
I hope this helps somebody .I have more info on DRAKES,ASHWORTHS,PUGHS,DOIRONS,CLARKS,and SINGLETONS. I would be happy to share. I am seeking info on all these familys butmost of all the ABSHIRES.
THANK YOU
SANDRA RICE VALDEZ


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