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Sixth Generation (Continued)

Family of Mary Francis DOUGLAS (39) & Sam Elum McCOY

130. Ben F. McCOY. Born in Nov 1875 in Tennessee.

On 30 Sep 1894 when Ben F. was 18, he married Martha L. DOUGLAS (81) , daughter of William Henley DOUGLAS (26) (1846-1925) & Frances Rachel TAYLOR (1848-1896), in Henderson County, Tennessee. Born on 5 Dec 1878 in Tennessee. At the age of 26, Martha L. died on 17 Aug 1905. Buried in Aug 1905 in Douglas Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee.

They had the following children:
i. Florence. Born in Aug 1895 in Henderson County, Tennessee.

ii. Frances. Born in Apr 1900 in Henderson County, Tennessee.

131. Mary Susan McCOY. Born on 25 Nov 1877. At the age of 78, Mary Susan died in Jul 1956. Alias/AKA: "Siddie".

On 7 Dec 1896 when Mary Susan was 19, she first married Joseph RICHARDSON, in Henderson County, Tennessee. Born in Jul 1875 in Henderson County, Tennessee. Alias/AKA: "Joe".

They had the following children:
i. Lester. Born in Sep 1897.

329 ii. Birdie Ethyl (1899-1988)

Mary Susan second married William James SMITH Senior, son of James Willie SMITH (1833-) & Nancy M. LUCAS (1836-). Born in Feb 1872 in Tennessee. At the age of 60, William James died in 1933. Buried in 1933 in Lucas Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee.

They had the following children:
i. William James. Born in 1902. At the age of 3, William James died in 1905. Buried in 1905 in Lucas Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee.

330 ii. Henry Otha (1905-1967)
331 iii. William Romie (1911-)

132. John Rayburn McCOY. Born in 1880. At the age of 56, John Rayburn died in 1936. Buried in 1936 in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Henderson County, Tennessee. Alias/AKA: "Jim".

John Rayburn first married Mary Frances KEY, daughter of Nelson KEE (1852-1904) & Mary J. PRITCHARD (1856-1913). Born on 1 Apr 1879 in Henderson County, Tennessee. Buried in Douglas Cemetery, Union Cross, Henderson County, Tennessee. Resided in District 8, Henderson County, Tennessee in 1900. Alias/AKA: "Mollie".

They had one child:
332 i. Henry Cecil

John Rayburn second married Alice E. COOK, daughter of James Alexander Taylor COOK (1850-1924) & Martha Catherine WILLIAMS (1851-1943). Born in 1891. At the age of 79, Alice E. died in 1970.

They had the following children:
333 i. Bertha Leona (1911-1981)
334 ii. Lemmie Seaton (1919-1979)

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