States: Texas: Milam
James O. Evans b. 1841 Bertie Co NC was my grandfather's foster parent. James 1st married Julia Valentine. After Julia died, James married Susan ? Susan was born c1848 in AR. In May 1876 James and Susan were plaintiffs along with Mary L. Washburn b. c1833 AL and J.A. Washburn b. c1814 TN and George Griffin to settle the estate of Martha Griffin, widow of ? Griffin, who died intestate, leaving a minor child, Fannie, who was living in New Mexico at the time. The estate consisted of 412 acres of land located in Milam and Lee Co's in TX. This information was published in The Rockdale Messenger on Thursday, June 29, 1876.
Does anyone know more about these families? Any information would be greatly appreciated.
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