Search billions of records on Ancestry.com
   


   

 
                    The Descendants of James Brookshire II


 

 First Generation

1.  
James Brookshire II, son of James Brookshire I and _________,
was born on 1 Apr 1690.

James married Mary Eliza ________ .

Children from this marriage were:

     2    M      i.
 William Brookshire I was born about 1730 in Somerset County, Maryland.  He died about
   1779 in Rowan County, North Carolina about age 49.
   

          3    M    ii.

 Mannering Brookshire.



Second Generation 

2. 
William Brookshire I was born about 1730 in Somerset County, Maryland.  
He died about 1779 in Rowan County, North Carolina about age 49.

William married Mary Sarah Honor about 1750.  Mary died after 1789.

Only known child from this marriage was:

      4    M     i.

 
 William Brookshire II was born on 30 Dec 1756 in Deep River, Anson County, North
 

 Carolina.  He died on 20 Jan 1836 in Wilkesboro, Wilkes County, North Carolina at age 79.



Third Generation 

4.  
William Brookshire II was born on 30 Dec 1756 in Deep River, Anson County,
North Carolina.  He died on 20 Jan 1836 in Wilkesboro, Wilkes County,
North Carolina at age 79.

William married Mary Ann Marlow.  Mary was born on 30 Mar 1762. 
She died on 26 Mar 1830 at age 67.

Children from this marriage were:

       5     F     i.  Nancy Brookshire was born on 28 Oct 1780.
   
          6     M    ii.  Enoch Brookshire was born on 7 Oct 1782.
   
          7    M    iii.  Henry Brookshire was born on 13 Sep 1784.
   
        8    F    iv.  Prudence Brookshire was born on 18 Jan 1786.
   
          9    F     v.  Betsey Brookshire was born on 10 May 1788.
   
         10   F     vi.  Mary Brookshire was born on 7 Jun 1790.
   
        11   M    vii.  William Brookshire Jr. was born on 12 Mar 1792.
   
        12   M   viii.  Benjamin Brookshire was born on 23 Apr 1794.
   
        13    M    ix.  Farley Brookshire was born on 8 Sep 1795.
   
        14    F     x.  Sarah Brookshire was born on 8 May 1797.
   
     15    M    xi.
 James Brookshire was born on 10 Mar 1799 in North Carolina.   He was buried at Pisgah
   Church of Christ in Gilmer County, Georgia.
   
        16    M   xii.  Joel Brookshire was born on 1 Mar 1802.
   
        17     M   iii.

 Levi Brookshire was born on 1 Mar 1807.



Fourth Generation 

15.   James Brookshire was born on 10 Mar 1799 in North Carolina.  He was buried
at Pisgah Church of Christ in Gilmer County, Georgia.

James married Elizabeth Tilley, daughter of Stephen Tilley and Catherine
Powell, on 21 Aug 1827 in Wilkesboro, Wilkes County, North Carolina.
Elizabeth was born in 1809 in Kings Creek, Wilkes County, North Carolina.  She
died in 1884 in Gilmer County, Georgia at age 75.  She was buried at Pisgah
Church of Christ in Gilmer County, Georgia.

Children from this marriage were:

        18    M     i.  Levi Brookshire was born on 9 Feb 1830 in Wilkes County, North Carolina.  He died on
   23 Nov 1916 at age 86.  He is buried at Oak Grove Baptist Church in Cherokee County,
   Georgia.
   
   Levi married Louisa Jane Long on 11 Apr 1856 in Fannin County, Georgia.  Louisa was born 
   19 Sep 1839 in Burke County, North Carolina.  She died on 9 Oct 1933 in Cherokee County, Georgia.
   She is buried at Oak Grove Baptist Church in Cherokee County, Georgia.
   
        19    F     ii.  Martha Brookshire was born on 2 Aug 1832 IN North Carolina.  She died 11 Nov 1904 in
   Fannin County, Georgia.  She is buried at Tilley Baptist Church Cemetery in Fannin County,
   Georgia.
   
   Martha married George Wesley Davis. George was born on 22 Mar 1830 in North Carolina.
   He died on 29 May 1918 in Fannin County, Georgia.  He is buried at Tilley Baptist Church in
   Fannin County, Georgia.
   
     20    F    iii.
 Nancy Emeline Brookshire was born in May 1833 in Georgia.  She died on 1 Mar 1916 in
   Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia at age 82.  She was buried 1916 at Tickanetley Cemetery
   in Gilmer County, Georgia.
   
        21    F    iv.  Mary Brookshire was born in 1842 and died in childhood.
   
        22    F     v.  Elizabeth Brookshire was born on 11 Apr 1847 in Georgia.   She died 1 Feb 1928 in Gilmer County,
   Georgia.  She is buried at Pisgah Church of Christ in Gilmer County, Georgia.
   
   Elizabeth married Syrus Lafayette Long on 30 Sep 1869 in Gilmer County, Georgia.  Syrus was
   born 9 Nov 1847.  He died on 5 July 1925 in Gilmer County, Georgia.  He is buried in Pisgah
   Church of Christ in Gilmer County, Georgia.
   
         23   M    vi.  Alvah M. Brookshire was born on 1 Nov 1850 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia.  He died
   on 1 Mar 1889 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia at age 38.  He was buried at New Liberty
   Baptist Church in Gilmer County, Georgia.
   
 Alvah married Mary Pauline Holden on 27 Dec 1868 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia. 
   Mary was born in 10 Jan 1855.  She died in 17 Apr 1911 at age 56.  She is buried at New Liberty
   Baptist Church in Gilmer County, Georgia.
   
         24   F    vii.

 Sarah Brookshire was born in 1853.



Fifth Generation 

20.  
Nancy Emeline Brookshire
was born in May 1833 in Georgia.  She died on 
1 Mar 1916 in Ellijay, Gilmer County, Georgia at age 82.  She was buried 
at Tickanetley Cemetery in Gilmer County, Georgia.

Nancy married
Robert Garrett, son of Joseph Garrett and Sarah Stroud, on 
16 Sep 1853 in Union County, Georgia.  Robert was born in Sep 1824 in
Georgia.  He died on 8 Mar 1906 in Ellijay, Gilmer County,
Georgia at age 81.   He was buried at Tickanetley
Cemetery in Gilmer County, Georgia.

 

 




 

His Surname List

 

 

Do you have information on this family or family photos?

 


2006-2014 Kimberly Miller Bates
 All Rights Reserved   


  These electronic pages may NOT be reproduced in any format for profit or presentation by any other organization or persons.
Persons or organizations desiring to use this material must obtain the written consent of the contributor.