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Third Generation (Continued)

Family of William Henderson MEALS Senior (6) & Susannah COFFMAN

30. Alexander MEALS. Born on 28 Jan 1820 in Alabama. At the age of 44, Alexander died on 6 Oct 1864. Buried in 1864 in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee.

Alexander married M.J. SINGLETON. Alias/AKA: "Polly".

They had the following children:
i. Infant. Born on 10 Jun 1855. Infant died on 10 Jun 1855. Buried in 1855 in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee.

ii. John W.. Born in 1857. At the age of 12, John W. died in 1869. Buried in 1869 in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee.

101 iii. Daniel Homer (1860-1947)

31. Jackson MEALS. Born on 25 Jan 1823 in Limestone County, Alabama (Possibly). At the age of 50, Jackson died in 1874.

Jackson married SARAH. Born about 1833 in Tennessee. Buried in Prices Chapel Cemetery, Texas.

They had the following children:
102 i. William A. (1848-)
103 ii. Robinson Crusoe (1852-)
iii. James A.. Born on 20 Mar 1856 in Henderson County, Tennessee. At the age of 53, James A. died in Joshua, Cleburne County, Tennessee on 29 Apr 1909. Buried in 1909 in Prices Chapel, Cleburne County, Texas.


32. Nancy MEALS. Born on 13 Sep 1825 in Madison County, Alabama. At the age of 55, Nancy died in Henderson County, Tennessee on 17 Mar 1881. Buried in 1881 in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee.

Nancy married Isaac COFFMAN (27) , son of Joseph COFFMAN (1790-1845) & Sarah MEALS (5) (1794-1870). Born on 6 Dec 1823 in Alabama. At the age of 61, Isaac died in Henderson County, Tennessee on 25 Jan 1885. Buried in 1885 in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee.

They had the following children:
i. Sarah Susanna. Born on 12 Oct 1847 in Henderson County, Tennessee. At the age of 90, Sarah Susanna died in Henderson County, Tennessee on 21 Mar 1938. Buried in 1938 in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee. Alias/AKA: "Aunt Taddie".

Sarah Susanna Coffman, (1848-1938) married John Barr, but never had any children. She is buried at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Henderson County, Tennessee. She assisted many other families with their children. She assisted Jenny Meals, daughter of William Henderson Meals with her child. Jenny was murdered when she was very young. Sarah raised her child after the murder.

Sarah Susanna married John A. BARR. John A. died in 1893.

85 ii. William H. (1850-1901)
86 iii. John Thomas (1853-1903)
87 iv. Miles J. (1856-1901)
88 v. Issac Adkins (1858-1920)
vi. Martin Davis. Born in 1861 in Tennessee. Resided in Cleburne, Texas in 1938.

Went to Hill County, Texas

Martin Davis married Susie MEALS.

vii. Lewis Addison. Born on 19 Nov 1864 in Tennessee. Lewis Addison died in Henderson County, Tennessee on 5 Jul 1865. Buried in 1965 in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee.

89 viii. Nancy Jane (1867-1943)

33. William Henderson MEALS Junior. Born on 22 Sep 1832 in Tennessee. At the age of 62, William Henderson died in Henderson County, Tennessee on 4 Dec 1894. Buried in 1894 in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee.

William Henderson first married Sara Ann SINGLETON. Born on 24 Nov 1834 in Tennessee. At the age of 42, Sara Ann died in Henderson County, Tennessee on 22 Jan 1877. Buried in 1877 in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee.

They had the following children:
i. Quintine Tennessee. Born on 2 Oct 1853 in Henderson County, Tennessee. At the age of 80, Quintine Tennessee died in Henderson County, Tennessee on 25 Nov 1933. Buried in 1933 in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee. Religion: Mt. Gilead Baptist Church, Henderson County, Tennessee.

Never married.

ii. Susan Jane. Born on 19 Dec 1854. At the age of 1, Susan Jane died in Henderson County, Tennessee on 20 Aug 1856. Buried in 1856 in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee.

104 iii. Nancy Jane (1855-1942)
105 iv. Virginia F. (1859-1889)
v. Mary E.. Born on 9 Feb 1861. Mary E. died on 10 Nov 1861. Buried in 1861 in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee.

106 vi. Sarah Catherine (1862-1914)
vii. Fredonia. Born on 1 Jan 1865. Fredonia died in Tennessee on 2 Apr 1865. Buried in 1865 in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee.

107 viii. Lewis Cass (1866-1957)
108 ix. William Lafayette (1868-1943)
109 x. John Addison (1870-1927)
110 xi. Albert Sidney Johnson (1872-1941)

William Henderson second married Louiza Catherine PERSON.

They had the following children:
i. Infant. Born on 7 Jun 1881. Infant died on 7 Jun 1881. Buried in 1881 in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee.

ii. Lula W.. Born on 7 Jul 1883. Buried in Browns Church, Madison County, Tennessee.

Lula W. married Frank Hickson KNOWLES.

iii. Infant. Born on 11 Mar 1885.

iv. Sam Emett. Born on 7 Nov 1885. Buried in Browns Church, Madison County, Tennessee. Resided in Jackson, Madison County, Tennessee in 1933.


34. Addison MEALS. Born on 30 Nov 1834 in Tennessee. At the age of 76, Addison died in Johnson County, Texas on 11 Apr 1911. Resided in Cleburne, Texas.

Obituary: A Johnson County Pioneer is Dead: Addison Meals Dies at His Home at Prices Chapel and Funeral Takes Place This Afternoon. Addison Meals, an old time citizen of Prices' Chapel, died yesterday afternoon at 4 o'clock at his home, about 4 miles southeast of Cleburne. He was a worthy and a long time member of the Methodist Church; also a Mason and a member of Cleburne Lodge No. 315. His age was 76 years old last November and had been a member of Prices' Chapel neighborhood for mother than 30 years. He leaves a widow, also a son, W.J. Meals, and two daughters, Mrs. David Coffman and Mrs. Rebecca Laramore. He also leaves a sister, Mrs. Fannie Barr.

Cleburne-Morning Review, Cleburne, Texas
April 12, 1911

Addison married Elizabeth A. SINGLETON. Born on 26 May 1834 in North Carolina. At the age of 79, Elizabeth A. died on 8 Mar 1914. Buried in 1914 in Prices Chapel Cemetery. Resided in Cleburne, Texas.

They had the following children:
i. Rebecca S.. Born in 1857. Buried in Alvardo Cemetery, Cleburne, Texas.

On 15 Mar 1879 when Rebecca S. was 22, she married John M. LARAMORE.

ii. Sarah Jane Frances. Born on 13 Aug 1859. At the age of 54, Sarah Jane Frances died on 8 Nov 1913. Buried in 1913 in Prices Chapel Cemetery.

Sarah Jane Frances married Davis COFFMAN.

iii. Nancy L.. Born in 1865.

On 10 Aug 1881 when Nancy L. was 16, she married J.R. BROOK, in Johnson County, Texas.

111 iv. William James (1869-)

35. Frances Ann MEALS. Born on 7 Aug 1839 in Tennessee. Resided in Cleburne, Texas. Alias/AKA: "Fannie".

Frances Ann married Frederick Carson BARR, son of Alexander BARR (1785-1863) & Nelley MACKASKEY (-1862). Born in 1830. At the age of 65, Frederick Carson died in Marystown, Texas in 1895. Buried in 1895 in Sand Flat Cemetery, Johnson County, Texas. Resided in Cleburne, Texas.

They had the following children:
i. W. A.. Born on 18 Dec 1857. At the age of 8, W. A. died on 13 May 1866. Buried in 1866 in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee.

ii. Samuel M.. Born in 1859.

iii. Nancy J.. Born in 1862.

iv. John A.. Born in 1865.

v. Huey H.. Born in 1867.


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