90. John Wesley White

b. 23 Dec 1901 in Blount County, Tennessee. He died 30 May 2002 in Blount County, Tennessee, and was buried in Grandview Cemetery, Maryville, Blount County, Tennessee. John married Dora Hester Boling, (daughter of William Samuel Boling and Elizabeth Hearon). She was born 15 May 1912 in Blount County, Tennessee, and died 28 Mar 1977 in Blount County, Tennessee. Dora was buried in Grandview Cemetery, Maryville, Blount County, Tennessee.

Children:

220. i Carolyn White


91. Lillian Alice White

b. 12 Sep 1913 in Blount County, Tennessee. She died 4 Jan 2004 in Blount County, Tennessee, and was buried in Grandview Cemetery, Maryville, Blount County, Tennessee. Lillian married 9 Jun 1943, in Blount County, Tennessee, Ralph Houston Walker, (son of John Newton Walker and Stella Scott). He was born 4 Jul 1904 in Blount County, Tennessee, and died in Blount County, Tennessee.

   Alice was a Sunday School teacher for 51 years, and the music director for 47 years. She is still an active member of Piney Grove Baptist Church. Ralph was the Sunday School Director for seventeen years at Piney Grove Baptist Church.

Children:

221. i Don White Walker b. 1 Aug 1945.


92. Ada Myrtle Lonas

b. 18 Oct 1900 in Blount County, Tennessee. She died 7 Aug 1948 in Blount County, Tennessee, and was buried in Grandview Cemetery, Maryville, Blount County, Tennessee. He married 17 Apr 1922, in Blount County, Tennessee, Luther Charles Stewart. He was born abt 1899.

Children:

i Ruth Stewart b. Blount County, Tennessee.

ii Charles Stewart b. Blount County, Tennessee.

iii Doris Stewart b. Blount County, Tennessee.

iv Larry Stewart b. Blount County, Tennessee.


93. Emily Gertrude Lonas

b. 29 Jan 1905 in Blount County, Tennessee. She died 8 Jul 1988 in Blount County, Tennessee, and was buried in Grandview Cemetery, Maryville, Blount County, Tennessee. Emily married 20 Aug 1924 in Blount County, Tennessee, Roy Lee Long, (son of Alfred Ross Long and Mary E. (Mollie) Hutsell). He was born 9 Jun 1905 in Blount County, Tennessee, and died 13 Sep 1985 in Maryville, Blount County, Tennessee. Roy was buried in Grandview Cemetery, Maryville, Blount County, Tennessee.

Children:

221aa. i Dorothy Long b. abt 1926.

ii James R. (Gomer) Long b. Blount County, Tennessee.


94. Hazel Mae Lonas

b. 6 Mar 1909 in Blount County, Tennessee. She died 11 May 1986 in Blount County, Tennessee, and was buried in Grandview Cemetery, Maryville, Blount County, Tennessee. Hazel married 15 Sep 1928 in Blount County, Tennessee, Richard Elvin James, (son of Morton Andrew James and Mary Hester McCampbell). He was born 14 Dec 1909 in Blount County, Tennessee and died March 1973 in Blount County, Tennessee.

Children:

i Alvin Lonas James b. abt 1929, Blount County, Tennessee, and died abt 1929 in Blount County, Tennessee. He was buried in Grandview Cemetery, Maryville, Blount County, Tennessee.


95. William Kenneth Lonas

b. 2 Feb 1915 in Blount County, Tennessee. He died 8 Dec 1991 in Blount County, Tennessee, and was buried in Grandview Cemetery, Maryville, Blount County, Tennessee. William married Ruth Gossett. Kenneth served in World War 11, and was retired from ALCOA.

Children:

i Victor King Lonas, II b. Blount County, Tennessee.


95a. Thomas Dooley Nuckols

b. 7 Mar 1892 in Blossom, Lamar County, Texas. He died 24 Feb 1986 in Grand Prairie, Dallas County, Texas. His funeral was 28 Feb 1986 in First United Methodist Church, Blossom, Lamar County, Texas and he was buried 28 Feb 1986 in Knights of Honor Cemetery, Blossom, Lamar County, Texas. He married 22 Nov 1933 in Hugo, Choctaw County, Oklahoma, Nellie Mae McDaniel, (daughter of John T. McDaniel and Nora Reynolds). She was born 18 Dec 1906 in Goodland, Choctaw County, Oklahoma , and died 12 Dec 1995 in Hot Springs, Garland County, Arkansas. Her funeral was 14 Dec 1995 in Blossom United Methodist Church, Blossom, Lamar County, Texas, and she was buried 14 Dec 1995 in Evergreen Cemetery, Paris, Lamar County, Texas. Thomas attended Blossom school. He was a veteran of World War I, serving as a sergeant in the 90th Division, Texas and Oklahoma Artillery in Germany and France. He was retired from LTV in 1960 and returned to Blossom and made his home in Hugo before moving to Grand Prairie. He was a member of the Presbyterian Church and former member of Blossom Masonic Lodge, American Legion and a member of the AFL-CIO Local No. 848. Nell was a former school teacher and housewife and was a member of the Blossom United Methodist Church.

Children:

221a. i John Davis Nuckols b. 14 Jan 1938.


95b. Dixon Elliott Nuckols

was born in 1906, and died in 1944. He married Miriam Bell.

Children:

221b. i William Thomas Nuckols b. 17 Oct 1935.


95c. Fay Ann Nuckols

b. 14 Mar 1890 in Grayson County, Texas, and died 22 Nov 1955 in East St. Louis, St. Clair County, Illinois. She married 24 Dec 1905 in Jones County, Texas, Frank Nellis, He was born 15 Oct 1872 in Medly, Mississippi County, Missouri.

Children:

i. Eloise (Jimmie) Nellis, b. 21 Sep 1908 in Jones County, Texas, d. 17 May 1920 in Jonesboro, Craighead County, Arkansas.

221c. ii Erma Nellis b. 23 Mar 1910.


95d. John Nuckols

was born in November 1887 in Texas, and died abt 1909. He married abt 1907, Martha (Nuckols). She was born in 1888 in Tennessee.

Children:

221d. i Juanita Alphonsa Nuchols b. 25 Apr 1908.

ii. Imogene Nuckols.


96. Samuel Davis Nuchols

b. 25 Feb 1903 in Blount County, Tennessee, and died 22 Feb 1972 in Blount County, Tennessee. He was buried in Grandview Cemetery, Maryville, Blount County, Tennessee. Samuel married (1) 11 Jul 1925, in Blount County, Tennessee, Edith L. Francis, (daughter of John T. (Jack) Francis and Myrtle (Francis)). She was born abt 1906 in Claiborne County, Tennessee. Samuel married (2) 14 Dec 1926, in Blount County, Tennessee, Ada Lois Hill. She was born 29 Jul 1903, Blount County, Tennessee, and died 1 Dec. 1998, in Blount County, Tennessee. She was buried 3 Dec. 1998 at Grandview Cemetery, Maryville, Blount County, Tennessee.

    Sam worked at ALCOA, but later left to assist his dad with his many business', such as the real estate company. He also served four (4) years in WWI.

Children by Lois Hill:

222. i Alice Sue Nuchols b. 10 Jul 1928.


97. James Homer (Jim) Nuchols

b. 1 Oct 1904 in Blount County, Tennessee, and died 4 Mar 1990, Harlingen, Cameron County, Texas. Jim was buried at Rest Lawn Cemetery, La Feria, Cameron County, Texas. He married 28 Oct 1933, in Texas, Frances Sue Scott, (daughter of Euclid Leonidas Wilson Scott and Effie Myrtle Kelton). She was born 11 Oct 1913 and died 29 Apr 1997 in McAllen, Hildago County, Texas. Frances was buried at Rest Lawn Cemetery, Cameron County, Texas.

    In 1967, Jim was listed as living in Texas, according to the records at McCammon-Ammons Funeral Home. On October 9, 1922, Jim was in California, according to the Maryville Times. He was a Master Citrus Farmer.

Children:

223. i Thomas Scott Nuchols b. 22 Sep 1935.

224. ii Sarah Catherine Nuchols b. 8 Oct 1937.

225. iii Nancy Susannah Nuchols b. 10 Dec 1940.

226. iv John Wilson Nuchols b. 25 Jul 1943.

v Robert James (Bob) Nuchols b. 12 Dec 1947, in Mercedes, Hildago County, Texas.


98. Mary Ann Nuchols

b. 23 May 1906, Blount County, Tennessee. She married (1) Clifford Happy Giffin, (daughter of Cary Giffin and Minnie Carpenter). He was born 29 Feb 1912 in Blount County, Tennessee, and died in Blount County, Tennessee. Clifford was buried in Carpenters Campground Methodist Church Cemetery, Blount County, Tennessee. Mary married (2) 1 Jan 1937 in Blount County, Tennessee, James William Hitch, (son of Elias Tipton Hitch and Lula Margaret McGinley). He was born 17 Dec 1908 in Blount County, Tennessee, and died 5 Sep 1998 in Blount County, Tennessee. James was buried in Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Blount County, Tennessee.

Children by Clifford Happy Giffin:

227. i James Thomas Giffin b. 14 Jun 1929.

Children by James William Hitch:

228. ii Thomas Tipton Hitch b. 28 Mar 1939.

229. iii Margaret Susanna Hitch b. 15 Aug 1943.

230. iv Samuel William Hitch b. 15 Aug 1943.

231. v Robert Knapp Hitch b. 15 Aug 1945.


99. Sara Sue (Tommy) Nuchols

b. 4 Feb 1914, in Texas, and died 24 Apr 2001, in Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee. She married abt 1935, in LaFera, Texas, Eugene H. Moser. He was born 13 Aug 1908, and died 24 Apr 1988, in Knox County, Tennessee. He was buried at Woodlawn Cemetery, Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee.
Eugene was a merchant and director of Blount National Bank, in Maryville, Tennessee. Sara Sue was a teacher, and President of the Parents Organization of Elmwood, Tyson, Fort Sanders, and Staub Schools. She was a graduate of the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, and a member of the Zeta Sorority, and was an active partner with her husband as owners of Moser's Department Stores in Knoxville, and Maryville.

Children:

232. i Tommie Gene Moser b. 24 Feb 1945.

ii Jacob Randolph Moser b. 9 May 1947, Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee, and died 13 Jul 1955, Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee. He was buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee.

232a. iii William Eugene (Bear) Moser b. 27 Dec. 1950.

232b. iv Sara Susan Moser b. 20 Oct 1952.


99a. Jane E. (Jennie) Garland

b. 15 Dec. 1910 in Mitchell County, North Carolina. She died 5 Sep 2000 in Alcoa, Blount County, Tennessee. She married Donald E. Bates, (son of William T. Bates and Hattie M. (Bates)). He died in November 1984 in Blount County, Tennessee

Children:

233. i Donald E. Bates b. 23 Jun 1933.

ii William G. Bates.


99b. Dallas L. Garland

b. 3 Jun 1912, Blount County, Tennessee. He died 6 Dec 2003 in Salem, Virginia. Dallas married in Cowan, West Virginia, Waveline Mullens.
Dallas was retired from the U.S. military and was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and the U.S. Army during World War II and Korea. He enjoyed gardening and farming, was a member of the Masonic Coral Lodge No. 142 in Okinawa with 32nd degree Scottish Rite, Aloha Shriners, Honolulu, Hawaii. He was a lifetime member of the American Legion and Disabled American Veterans, and was a 40-year resident of Webster County.

Children:

i. Joseph R. Garland.


99c. Rose Garland

b. 15 Dec. 1913 in Maryville, Blount County, Tennessee. She died 24 Sep 2000 at the Maryville Health Care Center, in Maryville, Blount County, Tennessee. The funeral was held 26 Sep 2000 at Memorial Funeral Home, Maryville, Blount County, Tennessee, and she was buried at Sherwood Memorial Gardens, Alcoa, Blount County, Tennessee. She married 10 Jun 1934 Earl Truman Bennett, (son of William Oscar Bennett and Mary Lou (Mollie) Sutton). Earl was born 11 Jan 1908 in Blount County, Tennessee, and died 11 Jun 1974 in Blount County, Tennessee. He was buried at Sherwood Memorial Gardens, Alcoa, Blount County, Tennessee. Earl retired from ALCOA, Aluminum Company.

Children:

233aa i. Elinor Joan Bennett b. 21 Feb 1937.

233bb ii. Robert Gerald Bennett b. 18 Oct 1938.


100. Arietta Louise Clemens

born abt 1910. She married A.L. Merriman


Sixth Generation



100a. Elijah Clemens Nelson, Jr.

b. 29 Oct 1890 in Cason, Morris County, Texas. He died 26 Jun 1975, in Amarillo, Potter County, Texas, and was buried 28 Jun 1975, in Llano Cemetery, Amarillo, Potter County, Texas. Elijah married (1) 28 Aug. 1923, in Lubbock, Lubbock County, Texas, Frances Marie Sanderson (daughter of James Morris Sanderson and Carolyn Fontinott). She was born 5 Jul 1900, in Mart, McClennan County, Texas, and died 19 May 1962 in Athens, Greece. She was buried in Llano Cemetery, in Amarillo, Potter County, Texas. Elijah married (2) 20 Dec 1964 in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, Jessica Vaughn Mead . He married (3) 14 Nov 1969 in Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, Mabel Yearwood Miller. She was born 4 May 1895, and died Jun 1982, in Lubbock, Lubbock County, Texas.

Notes Submitted by Nick Nelson    Elijah Clemens Nelson Jr., was a veteran of WWI, serving in France. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in 1915, from the University of Texas, and his Bachelor of Law degree from The University of Texas School of Law in 1921. After graduation from college, he served as Floyd County Judge from 1923 to 1926. He taught a Wayland College in Plainview, Texas, prior to moving from Floydada, to Amarillo, on January 2, 1927. He was Judge of the Potter County Court of Law from March 19, 1931 until it was abolished by the Governor on April 25, 1933. He was Judge of the 47th District Court from January 1, 1935 to December 31, 1939.

Children by Frances Marie Sanderson:

233a. i Elijah Morris Nelson b. 22 Jul. 1928.

233b. ii Nick Joe Nelson b. 5 Jul. 1929.


100b. Virgie Ruth Myrtle Nelson

b. 18 Sep 1895 in Mt. Pleasant, Titus County, Texas. She died 29 Dec 1987 in Plainview, Hale County, Texas and was buried in Floydata Cemetery, Floydata, Floyd County, Texas. She married 16 Nov 1916 in Plainview, Hale County, Texas, Walter Dave Standefer. He was born 16 May 1893 in Buffalo Gap, Taylor County, Texas. He died 14 Nov 1987 in Plainview, Hale County, Texas, and was buried in Floydata Cemetery, Floydata, Floyd County, Texas. Walter was a farmer for several years, but later owned a real estate office in Plainview, Texas. Information provided by Nick Nelson.

Children:

i. David Nelson Standefer b. 31 Aug 1917 in Floydata, Floyd County, Texas. He died 18 Feb 1981, in Houston, Harris County, Texas, and is buried in Floydata Cemetery, Floydata, Floyd County, Texas. He married (1) 23 Sep 1943 in Plainview, Hale County, Texas, ( Alice Frances Alnutt). David married (2) 26 Jul 1957 in Plainview, Hale County, Texas, ( Peggy Brookd Provine ). She was born 14 Feb 1913. David served in the Army Air Corp, as a Navigator on a bomber, during WWII. In 1969, he was severly injured in an automobile accident, which killed his brother James Weldon Standefer. While receiving treatment in the Veterns Hospital in Houston, Texas, and X-Ray technician jerked his neck, which paralyzed him. He was a quadriplegic for the remainder of his life. Information provided by Nick Nelson.

ii. Nelda Jane Standefer b. 3 Jul 1922 in Floydata, Floyd County, Texas and died 31 Jan 1925 in Floydata, Floyd County, Texas. She was buried in Floydata Cemetery, Floydata, Floyd County, Texas.

233c. iii. Eugene Richard Standefer b. 11 Aug 1923.

233d. iv. James Weldon Standefer b. 10 Sep 1925.

233e. v. Frank Douglas Standefer b. 26 Sep 1926.

233f. vi. Emma Ruth Standefer b. 10 May 1931.


100c. Lilburne Norwood Nelson

b. 15 Dec 1911 in Floydata, Floyd County, Texas. He died 28 Sep 1952, in Hobbs, Lea County, New Mexico. He married 16 Jul 1939 in Clovis, Curry County, New Mexico, Doxie Kendrick Henderson. She was born 30 Oct 1918 in Abbott, Hill County, Texas, and died 4 Aug 1969 in Hale County, Texas.
Lilburne was a pharmacist during his working career. His nickname was Pete. Information provided by Nick Nelson.

Children:

233g. i. Sue Etta Nelson b. 3 Dec 1940.

233h. ii. Mimi Lorraine Nelson b.19 Jun 1945.

233i. iii. Larry Lynn Nelson b. 16 Jul 1950.


100d. John Verne Nelson

b. 19 Jul 1901 in Floydata, Floyd County, Texas. He died 19 Oct 1972 in Amarillo, Potter County, Texas, and was buried in Llano Cemetery, Amarillo, Potter County, Texas. John married 17 Jul 1924 in Plainview, Hale County, Texas, Thelma Teeple. She was born 26 Oct 1902 in Floydata, Floyd County, Texas, and died 3 May 1982 in Amarillo, Potter County, Texas. Thelma was buried in Llano Cemetery, Amarillo, Potter County, Texas.

Taken From Floyd County Historical Book

"Memories"

          John Verne Nelson was 9 years old, and his sister, Velma, was 2, when their parents died. Their uncle, Elijah Clemens Nelson, took them into his home and raised them with his own children. The were educated in Floydada schools. Verne became a Registered Pharmacist, and operated a chain of drug stores in the Amarillo, Texas area. Information provided by Nick Nelson.

Children:

233j. i LaVerna Nelson b. 29 Sep 1925.

233k. ii Barbara Elaine Nelson b. 25 Sep 1930.


100e. Bera Nelson

married 26 Oct. 1919 in Titus County, Texas, Alvis B. Blackburne.

Children:

i David T. Blackburne


100ee. Conley Lamar Nelson

b. 21 Nov 1898 in Mt. Pleasant, Titus County, Texas. He died 24 Jul 1977 in Dallas County, Texas. Conley married abt 1920 in Texas, Pearl H. (Nelson). She was born abt 1901 in Texas.

Children:

i. Lester C. Nelson b. abt 1924 in Travis County, Texas.


100f. Florence Leona Nelson

b. 23 Jul 1905 in Mt. Pleasant, Titus County, Texas, and died 1 Jul 1956 in Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California. She married 7 Jun 1924 in Floydata, Floyd County, Texas, Otto Faulkner. He died 1 Jul 1956 in Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California.

Children:

i Otto Leon Faulkner b. 10 Aug 1926.


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