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Re: George W. Cockerham & Sarah McDonald family in LA
Posted by: Kathryn McCorkle (ID *****7852) Date: September 27, 2007 at 07:43:16
In Reply to: George W. Cockerham & Sarah McDonald family in LA by Kathryn of 741

You're right. Since my earlier postings I've been able to assemble this family:
George W. married Sarah Elizabeth McDONALD on 23 Oct 1872 in Benton's Ferry, Livingston Parish, LA. Sarah Elizabeth was born maybe September 1856 in LA. She died 3 Dec 1915 in Livingston Parish, LA. George W. COCKERHAM and Sarah Elizabeth McDONALD had the following children:

       1.       Ella COCKERHAM was born Nov 1876 in Livingston Parish, LA.. Ella married Henry T. BROOKS (parents John Terrell BROOKS and Carrie ROGERS) Henry was born 4 Mar 1878 in Pointe Coupee Parish, LA. He died 24 April 1924 in Pointe Coupee Parish, LA.

2.       Andrew David "Dave" COCKERHAM was born 25 Sept 1878 in Livingston Parish, LA.. He died 27 May 1929 in East Baton Rough Parish, LA. Andrew David "Dave" married Sarah Lula CHANEY. Sarah Lula (parents William Patterson CHANEY and Sarah Ann HOOPER) was born 1875 in LA.

3. Eliza Bell COCKERHAM was born probably 9 Feb 1881 in Livingston Parish, LA.. She died 4 Jan 1956 in Melville, St. Landry Parish, LA. Eliza Bell married Robert Lee FLETCHER on 21 Nov or 3 Dec 1897 in Jacoby, Pt Coupee Parish, LA. Robert Lee (parents Tandy Welch FLETCHER and Mary Ellen COX) was born 18 Mar 1873 in MO. He died 26 Dec 1960 in Melville, LA..

       4.       Annie COCKERHAM was born 28 Sep 1881 or Mar 1883 in Livingston Parish, LA.. She died 21 Sep 1968 in San Antonio, Bexar Co., TX.        Annie married Benjamin Rowland "Ben" WILKINSON, Jr. on 20 Feb 1902 in Livingston, LA. Benjamin Rowland "Ben" (parents Benjamin Rowland WILKINSON and Sarah Elizabeth YOUNG) was born 21 May 1878 in Liberty, MS. He died 10 Feb 1940 in Cameron, TX.

       5.       George W. COCKERHAM, Jr. was born 13 Jul 1885 in Livingston Parish, LA.. He died 15 Jun 1972 in Batchelor, Pointe Coupee Parish, LA.         George W. married Verlie LAYFIELD. Verlie was born 31 Oct 1892 in LA. She died Jul 1981 in Batchelor, Pointe Coupee Parish, LA.

       6.       William Riley COCKERHAM was born 1 Jan 1888 in Livingston Parish, LA. He died 27Nov 1965.         William Riley married Mary. Mary was born 16 July 1900 in Mississippi.

       7.       Sarah "Sevelle" COCKERHAM was born Oct 1893 in Livingston Parish, LA.. She died 1969. Sarabel married Miles Leroy EDDARDS on 24 Nov 1911 in Denham Springs, Livingston Parish, LA. Miles Leroy was born 22 May 1882 in LA. He died 23 Apr 1938 in East Baton Rouge Parish, LA. Sarabel married Charles B. BARROW. Charles B. was born 19 Nov 1891. He died Dec 1968 in Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, LA.

8.       Eula Lee COCKERHAM was born 2 Jul 1896 in Livingston Parish, LA.. She died 31 Jan 1981 in Denham Springs, Livingston Parish, LA. Eula Lee married Gay COOPER on 27 Oct 1917 in East Baton Rouge Parish, LA. Gay (parents George COOPER and Alma WEST) was born 16 Jul 1894 in LA. Eula Lee married Robert Emmett NEEDHAM on 28 Jul 1948 in Poplarville, Pearl River, MS. Robert Emmett (parents J. E. NEEDHAM and Bernice) was born 23 Nov 1899 in LA. He died 12 Sep 1971.

       9.       Archie Berlin COCKERHAM was born 1 Apr 1899 in Livingston Parish, LA.. He died Mar 1975 in Metairie, Jefferson Parish, LA. Archie Berlin married Mabel C.. Mabel C. was born 11 Apr 1904. She died 9 Sep 1997 in Metairie, Jefferson Parish, LA.

Are you related to Andrew David or any of this family? I've been trying to put together their descendants, too.
Thanks,Kathryn McCorkle


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