|Posted By:||Jack and Elaine Newkirk|
|Subject:||George W. RISH, Priscilla GABLE, Alabama|
|Post Date:||March 22, 1999 at 23:07:05|
|Forum:||Rish Family Genealogy Forum|
George Washington RISH is the son of Andrew RISH and his 2nd wife Rosanna Barbara MINNICK. He married Priscilla GABLE in Alabama. They later moved to Mississippi. They had fourteen children. Sarah Ann Melvina RISH was number eleven. She married Benjamin Franklin BETTERTON in Calhoun Co. Miss.
A more complete family record of Andrew RISH and his descendants can be found in OF WHOM I CAME; FROM WHENCE I CAME by Zelma Wells Price. The Price work contains eight volumes and is readily availabe on microfilm from all Family History Centers of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. The film numbers are (0928118), (0928119), and (16989131). It takes all three microfilms to view her complete work. Many other family surnames besides RISH are included in the complete work. Volume II is considered the RISH volume. Most of the RISH information in Volume II is concerning Andrew RISH and his descendants.