|Posted By:||Shelba Davis|
|Subject:||Re: Melvina Walker Martin|
|Post Date:||October 10, 2001 at 16:26:54|
|Forum:||Bates County, MO Genealogy Forum|
Who were her parents? My Perry Green Brock (b c 1789 SC d 1861-62 TX and wife Margaret Brock married 1808 Barren Co.,KY. They were early settlers of MO, in Howard Co. by 1816; sold Saline Co. land 1825; in Jackson Co. by 1825; moved to Platte Indians Lands (now Platte Co.)1834;to Cass Co., 1855 living just NE of Harrisonville; to Wise Co., TX c 1858. A number of their children lived in Cass Co. and daughter Susan married Solomon Reed, early settlers of Metz area of Vernon Co. His father was Samuel Reed who d Bates Co. The Willoughbys and several other Vernon Co. families also of Brock descent. Any possible connection?