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Fifth Generation

Family of William G. MILAM (16) & Martha Elizabeth PEARSON

38. William Thomas MILAM. Born about 1876. Alias/AKA: "Tom".

William Thomas married Lillian WHITEHURST.

They had the following children:
i. Charlene.

ii. Virginia.


39. Martha A. MILAM. Born on 27 Mar 1877. At the age of 37, Martha A. died in Henderson County, Tennessee on 1 May 1914. Buried in 1914 in Rock Springs Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee. Resided in 8th District, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1900.

Martha A. married Henry Cornelius BURTON, son of Thomas Henry BURTON (1834-1921) & Virginia Elizabeth DOUGLAS (1847-1931). Born in 1875. At the age of 73, Henry Cornelius died in Tennessee in 1948. Buried in 1948 in Rock Springs Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee. Resided in 8th District, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1900.

They had the following children:
i. Lois R.. Born in 1894 in Tennessee. At the age of 79, Lois R. died in Tennessee in 1973. Buried in 1973 in Jones Cemetery, Wildersville, Henderson County, Tennessee. Resided in 8th District, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1900.

Lois R. married Sam Leroy OLIVE, son of Homer L. OLIVE (1860-1941) & Julia Ann Lucinda TAYLOR (1861-1944). Born on 20 Nov 1890. At the age of 76, Sam Leroy died in Tennessee in 1967. Buried in 1967 in Jones Cemetery, Wildersville, Henderson County, Tennessee. Resided in Henderson County, Tennessee in 1944.

ii. Will. Born in 1898. At the age of 1, Will died in Henderson County, Tennessee in 1899. Buried in 1899 in Rock Springs Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee.

iii. Infant. Born in 1900. Infant died in Tennessee in 1900. Buried in 1900 in Rock Springs Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee.

iv. Ora M.. Born in 1902. Resided in Lavinia, Carroll County, Tennessee.

Ora M. married Basil WESSON. Resided in Lavinia, Carroll County, Tennessee.

104 v. Valcour (1904-1972)
vi. Hettie. Born in 1910 in Tennessee. Resided in Milan, Gibson County, Tennessee.

Hettie married Ed LISENBY. Resided in Milan, Gibson County, Tennessee.

vii. Fanny. Born in 1912. At the age of 1, Fanny died in Tennessee in 1913. Buried in 1913 in Rock Springs Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee.

105 viii. Charlie Brown (1913-1999)

40. James I. MILAM. Born in Dec 1878 in Henderson County, Tennessee. At the age of 90, James I. died in 1969. Buried in 1969 in Parkers Crossroads Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee. Alias/AKA: "Jim".

Lost an arm by amputation.

On 1 May 1898 when James I. was 19, he married Mary Elizabeth KEE, daughter of Thomas Laborn KEE (1851-1928) & Susan E. PRITCHARD (1843-1888), in Henderson County, Tennessee. Born on 8 Mar 1880. At the age of 61, Mary Elizabeth died in Clarksburg, 13th District, Carroll County, Tennessee on 26 Jan 1942. Buried in Jan 1942 in Parkers Crossroads Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee. Alias/AKA: "Lizzie".

They had the following children:
i. Arnold M.. Born in May 1899 in Tennessee.

ii. Mattie S.. Born on 5 Jan 1904 in Henderson County, Tennessee. Mattie S. died in Henderson County, Tennessee on 20 May 1904. Buried in May 1904 in Parkers Crossroads Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee.

106 iii. William Thomas (1904-1981)
iv. Infant. Born in 1907 in Henderson County, Tennessee. Infant died in Henderson County, Tennessee in 1907.

v. Mae. Born in 1911. At the age of 53, Mae died in 1964. Buried in 1964 in Parkers Crossroads Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee.

In 1934 when Mae was 23, she married John DARNALL, son of Jonathan Arcadith DARNALL (1856-1937) & Minnie GROSS (1873-1956), in Carroll County, Tennessee. Born in 1898 in Carroll County, Tennessee. At the age of 69, John died in 1967. Buried in 1967 in Parkers Crossroads Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee. Resided in District 13, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1900. Resided in Huntingdon, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1937.


41. Hettie MILAM. Born in 1882. Buried in 1931 in Jones Cemetery, Wildersville, Henderson County, Tennessee. At the age of 49, Hettie died in 1931.

Hettie married Doctor Leonard DeWitt MURPHY, son of Joseph Warren MURPHY (1832-1910) & Mary Emily JOHNSON (1843-1926). Born on 5 Oct 1875. At the age of 70, Leonard DeWitt died in 1946. Buried in 1946 in Jones Cemetery, Wildersville, Henderson County, Tennessee. Resided in 9th District, Henderson County, Tennessee in 1880. Resided in Buena Vista, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1926.

Graduated Vanderbilt University Medical School. Practiced medicine in and around Buena Vista, Carroll County, Tennessee, for many years - later for a few years in Lobelville.

They had the following children:
107 i. Alba (1903-)
ii. Willie Tommy. Born on 5 Oct 1904.

Lived in Lobelville until after husband's death. She returned to Carroll County, Tennessee.

On 17 Aug 1946 when Willie Tommy was 41, she married Joe BARBER.

No children were produced from this marriage.

iii. John B.. Born on 28 Jan 1911. John B. died on 19 Aug 1911. Buried in 1911 in Jones Cemetery, Wildersville, Henderson County, Tennessee.

108 iv. Leonard DeWitt (1913-)

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