Big changes have come to Genealogy.com — all content is now read-only, and member subscriptions and the Shop have been discontinued.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Regional: U.S. States: Texas: Grayson County

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: Scoggins Chattooga GA and Grayson TX
Posted by: Mary Ellen Davis (ID *****6951) Date: May 05, 2002 at 16:14:26
In Reply to: Scoggins Chattooga GA and Grayson TX by SamL5S of 1676

Yippeee!

I am a decendant of Jeremiah Levi Davis and Lettie Matilda (Johnson) Davis. They moved from Chattooga County GA to Gunter, Grayson County Texas in 1895, selling their Chattooga County Land to Terrel Gray.

Lettie Matilda Johnson had an oldest sister named Sarah Ann Johnson b.18 December 1822. The daughter of John Williams Johnson and Elizabeth Mitchel(sp?) Johnston. I have some information on them and all their children.

In a published History of Chattooga County that I looked up in Summerville in the 1980's (didn't think at the time to copy the book's front page info) Terrel Gray and Sarah Gray were present for the orginizational meeting of the Emmaus Primative Baptist Church in 1856, and Terrel was at it's end in 1908. My ancestors were members there too.

The LDS library has the microfilmed church minutes for Emmaus as I took them out to be copied. It is microfilm #1421965, items 2 and 3. You can get your local LDS church geneology library to send it there if you want to read it.

J. L. Davis also had several dealings with Thomas Gray and Terrel Gray in the Deeds Books. I have typed abstracts of these.

Please write me for more details. I have a scanner, so I can send you group sheets and copies of the abstracts. Several are good sourses.



Notify Administrator about this message?
Followups:
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/tx/grayson/messages/868.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network