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ETHEREDGE FAMILY GENEALOGY


The following ETHEREDGE family genealogy represents my family descendancy beginning with my first known ETHEREDGE ancestor in North America. If you spot an error or have additional family data that you can share with me I would be pleased to receive and E-mail. EEtheredge@suddenlink.net

FAMILY BY GENERATION

THOMAS ETHERIDGE family
Husband: Thomas Etheridge I
Born: 1604  Tottenham Parish, Middlesex County, England
Christening: December 16, 1604
Died: 1671 Norfolk Co., VA
      Father:  Thomas Etheridge
     Mother:  Ann Pate
Wife: Christian Yates
Born: abt 1608 in Middlesex, England
Died: November 16, 1671 in Norfolk, VA
CHILDREN:
1: William Etheridge
Born: abt 1635
Died: abt 1717  Norfolk Co., VA
      Spouse: Agnes Robinson
2: John Etheridge
Born: abt 1637
Died: 1692  Norfolk Co., VA
      Spouse: Agnes Robinson
3: daughter Etheridge
Born: abt 1640
Died: bef 1671 in Norfolk Co., VA
      Spouse: Thomas Blanch
4: Ann Etheridge
Born: abt 1643
Dead: bef 1711  Norfolk Co., VA
      Spouse: Thomas Norcuff
5: Thomas Etheridge
Born: abt 1645
Died: 1719  Norfolk Co., VA
      Spouse: Mrs. Eleanor Bright
6: Marmaduke Etheridge
Born: abt 1647  Norfolk Co., VA
Died: aft 1716  Currituck Co., NC
      Spouse: (1) Elizabeth Yates
              (2) Barbara Fenford
7: Edward Etheridge
Born: abt 1649
Died: 1713  Norfolk C., VA
      Spouse: Elizabeth 
8: Susannah Etheridge
Born: abt 1651 Norfolk Co., VA
Died:
      Spouse: Robert Watson


THOMAS ETHEREDGE II family
Husband: Thomas Etheridge II
Born: Abt 1645 in Norfolk Co., VA
Married: bef June 16, 1671
Died: abt 1719 in Norfolk Co., VA
      Father: Thomas Etheridge
      Mother: Christian Yates
Note: Served as Constable of So. Branch June 1680, Norfolk Co., VA Will 
probated in Norfolk Co., VA July 17, 1719
Wife: Eleanor Bright
Born: abt 1649
Died:
    CHILDREN:
1: Thomas Etheridge, Jr
Born: Abt 1673 in Norfolk, VA
Died: Abt 1736
      Spouse: Jane
Note: Thomas Sr. deeded land to Thomas Jr. in Norfolk Co, Virginia March 5, 
1699/1700
2: Ann Etheridge
Born: Abt 1680 in Norfolk, VA
Died:
      Spouse: Edward Etheridge (Ann's cousin)
3: Aaron Etheridge
Born: Abt 1680-1685 in Norfolk Co., Virginia
Died: 1740 in Norfolk Co., VA
    Spouse: Sarah Hanbury
4: Moses Etheridge
Born: abt 1685
Died: March 20, 1719
     Spouse: Elinor, widow of William Tucker
5: Robert Etheridge
Born: Abt 1688 in Norfolk, VA
Died: About 1735
      Spouse: Hester


AARON ETHEREDGE family
Husband: Aaron Etheredge Born: Abt 1680 in Norfolk Co., Virginia Married: Abt 1712 in Norfolk Co., VA Died: Abt 1740 in Norfolk Co., Virginia Father: Thomas Etheredge Mother: Eleanor Bright Note: Aaron's will probated Nov 23, 1740, Norfolk Co, VA Wife: Sarah Fenford Hanbury Born: Died: Father: Thomas Hanbury Mother: Sarah Fenford Note: Nov 11, 1719 Sarah Hanbury, relict of John Hanbury, made a deed of gift to her grandson, Aaron Etheridge, Norfolk Co, VA CHILDREN: 1: Tabitha Etheredge Born: Abt l7l in Norfolk Co., VA Died: Spouse: Redford Butt 2: Aaron Etheredge Born: Abt 1716 in Norfolk Co., VA Died: Before l795 Spouse: Emily 3: Lott Etheredge Born: Abt 1720 Died: Spouse: Rachel Clarke 4: Caleb Etheredge Born: Abt 1721 in Norfolk County, VA Died: 1791 in Halifax Co., NC Spouse: Agnes Clark 5: Rachel Etheredge Born: Abt l724 Unmarried: 1740 Died: Spouse:
CALEB ETHEREDGE family
Husband: Caleb Etheredge
Born: Abt 1721 in Norfolk County, VA
Married: Bef 1744 in Edgecombe Co., NC
Died: 1791 in Halifax Co., NC
Note: Caleb and brother Lott moved from Norfolk Co, VA, to NC about 1740. 
      Father: Aaron Etheredge
      Mother: Sarah Hanbury
Wife: Agnes Clarke
Died:
   Note: Robert Clarke's will probated Aug Ct. 1753, Edgecombe Co, NC
CHILDREN:
1: Aaron Etheredge
Born: Abt 1750 in Edgecombe Co., NC
Died: Abt 1821
      Spouse: Mrs. Elizabeth (DeLoach) Allen
2: Caleb Etheredge, Jr.
Born: Abt 1751 in Edgecombe Co., North Carolina
Died:
      Spouse: Mary 
3: Robert Etheredge
Born: Abt 1752 in Edgecombe Co., North Carolina
Died:
4: William Etheredge
Born: Abt 1755 in Edgecombe Co., North Carolina
Died:
      Spouse: Martha 
5: Lewis Etheredge
Born: Abt 1757 in Edgecomby Co., North Carolina
Died: Bef March 1835 in Dallas Co., Alabama
      Spouse: (1) Elizabeth unknown, 
              (2) Mrs. Sarah (Aldredge) Chambless
6: Joel Etheredge
Born: February 21, 1762 in Halifax Co., North Carolina
Died:
      Spouse: unknown
Note: Halifax Co, NC Deed Book- gift from Caleb to his son Joel, 6/15/1791
7: Able Etheredge
Born: Abt l765 in Halifax Co., North Carolina
Died: Bef 1850 in Conecuh Co., Alabama
      Spouse: unknown
Note: Halifax Co, NC Deed Book- gift from Caleb to his son Able, 6/15/1791
8: Edmund Etheredge
Born: Abt 1770 in Halifax Co., North Carolina
Married: Abt 1797 in South Carolina
Died: 1840 in Dallas Co., Alabama
      Spouse:
Note: Halifax Co, NC Deed Book- gift from Caleb to his son Edmund, /15/1791
Note: During Revolutionary War, Aaron, Caleb and Robert all served in Capt. 
Wm. Brinkley’s Company of the 1st Regiment of NC Militia, commanded by 
Col. Samuel Jarvis.
NOTE: Deed of Sale (Caleb Etheredge land)- Halifax Co, NC, Nov 2, 
1791,signed by Aaron, Caleb, Robert, William, Lewis, Joel, Abel, and 
Edmund


ROBERT ETHEREDGE I, family
Husband: Robert Etheredge
Born: Abt l752 in Edgecombe Co., NC
Married: Abt 1776
Died: Abt 1801 Washington Co., GA
Father: Caleb Etheredge
Mother: Agnes Clarke
   Spouse: Cornelia (Calley)
 
Robert served in Capt. William Brinkley's Company of the 1st Regiment, North Carolina Militia under command of Col. Samuel Jarvis in Revolutionary War.
CHILDREN: 1: Meret Etheredge Born: Abt l779 in North Carolina Died: 1849 Wilkinson Co., Georgia Spouse: Hopie Mackey 2: Demarius Etheredge Born: April 7, 1780 in North Carolina Died: May 1851 Wilkinson Co., Georgia Spouse: John Hardy 3: Robert Etheredge Born: Feb 12, 1791 in NC Died: April 6, 1873 in Wilkinson Co., Georgia Spouse: Milly Amelia Mackey 4: Lewis Etheredge Born: Abt 1800 Died: 1850 Spouse: Lucy Kingery 5: Wiley Etheredge Born: Died: Spouse: Elizabeth Pace 6. Allen Etheridge Born: Abt 1783 Died: 1836 Spouse: 7. Sarah Elizabeth Etheridge Born: 1794 Died: 1821 Spouse:
ROBERT ETHEREDGE II, family Husband: Robert Etheredge Born: February 12, 1791 in NC Married: Abt 1811 Died: April 6, 1873 in Wilkinson Co., GA Father: Robert Etheredge Mother: Cornelia (Calley) Wife: Amelia (Milly) Mackey Born: 1791 in Southampton Co., VA Died: October 18, 1870 Wilkinson Co., GA CHILDREN: 1: Rebecca C. Etheredge Born: November 12, 1812 Died: June 10, 1829 2: Meritt Etheredge Born: July 23, 1814 Married: Feb 18, 1838 Died: May 19,1900 Dooley Co., Georgia Spouse: Sarah McKenzie 3: Nicey Etheredge Born: June 1, 1816 Died: December 17, 1845 Spouse: Samuiel Andrews 4: Harrison F. Etheredge Born: April 18,1818 Married: March 12, 1839 Died: Abt 1900 Spouse: Lucinda Clay 5: Samuel Slade Etheredge Born: January 21, 1820 Wilkinson Co., Georgia Married: Sept 5, 1839 Died: August 11, 1905 in Robert Lee, Coke Co., TX Spouse #1: Caroline Jackson Spouse #2: Elizabeth (Holder) Sanders 6: Edmund Early Etheredge Born: November 5, 1821 in Wilkinson Co., GA Married: Nov 6, 1845 Died: 1900 Spouse: Mary Ann Shinholster 7: Joel H. Etheredge Born: Sept 16, 1823 Died: Sept 18, 1849 Spouse: 8: Hopie Etheredge Born: August 10, 1825 Married: Dec 27, 1840 Died: 1903 Spouse: Harrison Jackson 9: Shelby Perry Etheredge Born: August 17, 1827 in GA Married: Oct 14, 1847 Died: Spouse: Lucinda Wheeler 10: John Clark Etheredge Born: Dec 12, 1830 Married: Dec 22, 1852 Died: April 8, 1863 Spouse: Elizabeth Shinholster
Samuel Slade Etheredge family
Husband: Samuel Slade Etheredge Born: January 31, 1820 in Wilkinson County, Georgia Died: November 8, 1905 in Robert Lee, Coke Co., TX Buried: Robert Lee (Hayrick Lodge) cematery, Robert Lee, TX Father: Robert Etheredge Mother: Milly Amelia Mackey
NOTE: (1) Samuel Slade enlisted in the C.S.A, Company "E" 57th Alabama Infantry, (Ozark, AL) on September 15, 1863 and served until close of the war. He applied for a Confederate Pension on October 14, 1899 (age listed 79 years) in Bexar County, TX but Post Office address in Loire, Atascosa County, TX. Disability is listed as "Disease of the kidneys and feebleness from old age." One of the witnesses' affidaviat states: "This is to certify that Samuel S. Etheredge was a member of Co E 57th Ala. Regiment in the war between the States. I was in the above Co. and Regiment and saw him suffer from wounds made by yankee lead." signed by J.F. Etheredge. (2) He was living in Wilkinson Co., GA at Fed. Census 1840, 1850 & 1860. (3) Letter of guardianship for George W. Sanders, dtd Apr 2, 1860. (4) Joined Liberty Baptist Church, Wilkinson Co., GA, June 9, 1838. (5) In 1867 moved from Wilkinson Co., GA and settled in Columbus, Colorado Co., TX. Later moved to Coke Co., TX
Wife #1: Lydia Caroline Jackson Born: January 20, 1820 in Georgia Married: September 5, 1839 in Wilkinson Co., GA Died: February 25, 1859 in Georgia during the birth of her last child, George Noah Webster Etheredge. Children of Samuel Slade and Caroline (Jackson) Etheredge 1: Nathan Jackson Etheredge Born: February 16, 1841 in Macon, Bibb Co., GA Died: October 9, 1919 Abilene, TX Spouse: Mary Elizabeth Jane Hobby Note: (1) Nathan applied for a Confederate Pension on February 18, 1914 in Jones County, Tx. He listed occupation as farmer and minister. (2) Notice from the U.S War Department to Texas Comtroller: "The records show that Nathan J. Etheredge, private, Company F, 3rd Georgia Infantry, C.S.A., enlisted April 26, 1861; was captured August 17, 1864 at Deep Bottom and was exchanged March 14, 1865. (3) From application: "I was paroled from Pt. Lookout, Md prison about 2 weeks before the surrender". (4) Nathan died from "chronic nephritis" per Dr. L. Pickard on October 9, 1919 and is buried in the Abilene Cemetery, Taylor Co., TX 2: James Robert Etheredge Born: October 22, 1843 in Macon, GA Died: in VA Spouse: 3: Lydia Caroline Etheredge Born: Feb 17, 1846 in Macon, Georgia Died: September 13, 1913 Wolfe City, Texas Spouse: Marion Spence, Jr. 4: Amelia Ann (Milly) Etheredge Born: October 19, 1848 in Macon Co., Georgia Died: Aft l870 in Texas Spouse: William Reed 5: Samuel Harrison Etheredge Born: May 21, 1851 in Macon, Georgia Died: in Texas 6: Harriett Gertrude Etheredge Born: October 1, 1855 in Macon, Georgia Died: in Yoakum, Lavaca Co., Texas Spouse: Thomas Reed 7: Oliver Rasmus (Ras) Etheredge Born: May 1, 1856 in Macon, Wilkinson Co., GA Married: August 19, 1875 in Jackson Co., Texas Died: May 14,1945 in Rotan, Fisher Co., Texas Spouse: Sarah Lucinda Rogers 8: George Noah Webster Etheredge Born: February 25, 1859 in Macon, Georgia Died: Wife #2: Elizabeth (Holder) Sanders Born: July 30, 1834 in Wilkinson County, Georgia Married: June 30, 1859 Died: May 3, 1911 Fisher County, Texas Father: John Holder Mother: Milly Lord Children of Samuel Slade and Elizabeth (Sanders) Etheredge 1: John Barto Etheredge Born: September 17, 1861 in Wilkinson Co., Georgia Married: September 3, 1884 Died: July 3, 1950 in Snyder, Texas Spouse #1: Harriett Elazabeth (Hattie) Tucker #2: Rosa Belle Rogers 2: Nancy Elizabeth Etheredge Born: September 16, 1863 in Wilkinson Co., Georgia Spouse: William S. Utz 3: Rosa Etheredge Born: 1865 Died: 1865 4: Mary Ella Etheredge Born: August 1866 in Wilkinson Co., Georgia Spouse: William Spivey
OLIVER (Ras) ETHEREDGE family
Husband: Oliver Rasmus (Ras) Etheredge
Born: May 1, 1856 in Wilkinson Co., Georgia
Married: August 19, 1875 in Jackson Co., Texas
Died: May 14,1945  Fisher Co., Texas
Buried: Roby Community cemetery, Roby, TX
      Father: Samuel Slade Etheredge
      Mother: Lydia Caroline Jackson
Wife: Sarah Lucinda Rogers
Born: December 19, 1849 in Jackson Co., Texas
Died: May 5, 1907 in Fisher Co, Texas
Buried: Roby Community cemetery, Roby, TX
      Father: Benjamin Franklin A. Rogers
      Mother: Eliza Jane Whitson 
CHILDREN
1: Eliza Caroline Etheredge
Born: June 2, 1876 in Wharton Co., Texas
Died: February 24, 1969 in Nolan Co., TX
Buried: Roby Community cemetery, Roby, Fisher County, TX
2: Oliver Franklin Etheredge
Born: November 23, 1877 in Jackson Co., Texas
Married:
Died: July 1965
      Spouse: Lela Seigler
3: Willie Samuel Etheredge
Born: March 16,1879 in Wilson County, Texas
Married: May 29, 1901
Died: July 26, 1973 in Fisher Co., TX
      Spouse: Ruth Bryan
4: James Rasmus Etheredge
Born: May 30, 1881 in Bandera, Texas
Died: June 23, 1883 in Bandera, Texas
5: Addie Sarah Etheredge
Born: June 1, 1883 in Bandera, Texas
Married: Dec. 25, 1900
Died: 1967 in Sweetwater, Texas
      Spouse: B. H. (Bert) Neal
6: Robert Henry Etheredge
Born: April 1, 1885 in Bandera, Texas
Died: March 9, 1966 in Sweetwater, Texas
      Spouse: Julia Claire Neel
7: Nathan Jackson Etheredge
Born: December 7, 1887 in Wilson Co., Texas
Married: Dec. 22, 1907 
Died: May 1978 in Yoakum, TX
      Spouse: Mattie Hefner
8: Benjamin Aduster Etheredge
Born: March 24, 1892 in Roby, Fisher Co., Texas
Married: May 9, 1910
Died: December 25, 1971
9: Annie Gertrude Etheredge
Born: February 7, 1896 in Roby, Texas
Died: January 17, 1972 in Roby, Texas
      Spouse: Hosey Graham


WILLIE SAMUEL ETHEREDGE family
Husband: Willie Samuel Etheredge Born: March 16,1879 in Wilson County, Texas Married: May 29, 1901 Died: July 26, 1973 in Rotan, Fisher Co, TX Buried: Hobbs Community cemetery, Hobbs, TX Father: Oliver Rasmus (Raz) Etheredge Mother: Sarah Lucinda Rogers Wife: Ruth Bryan Born: March 28, 1882 in Cotton Valley, LA Died: May 8, 1974 in Rotan, Fisher Co, TX Buried: Hobbs Community cemetery, Hobbs, TX Father: Sidney Rufas Bryan (1853-1928) Mother: Katura Basheba Martin (1853-1934) CHILDREN 1: Troy Ernest Etheredge Born: May 26, 1902 in Scurry Co., TX Married: April 15, 1934 in Sweetwater, TX Died: December 28, 1998 in Tyler, TX Buried: Hobbs Community cemetery, Hobbs, TX Spouse: Flora Lorian Spencer 2: Bryan Brutus Etheredge Born: October 4, 1903 in Scurry Co. TX Married: October 5, 1924 Died: October 18, 1987 Buried: Roby Community cemetery, Roby, TX Spouse: Nettie Gertrude Minor (1907-1988) 3: Oliver Franklin (Turk) Etheredge Born: June 29, 1905 in Scurry Co. TX Married: December 24, 1928 Died: January 11, 1984 in Waco, TX Buried: Hobbs Community cemetery, Hobbs, TX Spouse: Elsie Boyd (1909-1991) 4: Willie Samuel (Sam) Etheredge, Jr. Born: April 11, 1907 in Fisher Co., TX Married: January 10, 1934 Died: April 16, 1998 in Rotan, TX Buried: Hobbs Community cemetery, Hobbs, TX Spouse: Roxie Reep (1912-2008) 5: Bernon Rufus (Bern) Etheredge Born: January 10, 1909 in Fisher Co., TX Married: December 24, 1932 Died: March 22, 1970 Buried: Hobbs Community cemetery, Hobbs, TX Spouse: Sarah Willie Smith (1914-1983) 6: Wilma Berket (Tuff) Etheredge Born: July 24, 1910 in Fisher Co., TX Married: January 10, 1934 Died: January 1976 in Choctaw, OK Buried: Roby Community cemetery, Roby, TX Spouse: Jessie Knutson 7: Clifford Clarence (Pete) Etheredge Born: September 27, 1912 in Fisher Co., TX Married: May 4, 1939 Died: January 28, 2001 in Abilene, TX Buried: Roscoe Community cemetery, Roscoe, Texas Spouse: Hilda Ohlenbusch (1914-2000) 8:Edna Ruth Etheredge Born: October 8, 1914 in Fisher Co., TX Married: July 25, 1932 Died: October 26, 2004 in Lubbock, TX Spouse: James (Jim) Shanks Cave 9:Tura Lou (Tootle) Etheredge Born: March 14, 1916 in Fisher Co., TX Married: May 28, 1946 Spouse: Everett Duke (1917-1999) 10: Sidney Leldon (Schooner) Etheredge Born: February 6, 1918 in Fisher Co., TX Married: #1: April 18, 1937 Died: August 19, 1993 in Fisher Co., TX Spouse #1: Lena Dora Hamilton (1917-1970) Spouse #2: Irene Hefner 11: Mabel Corine (Red) Etheredge Born: May 29, 1920 in Fisher Co., TX Married: August 8, 1943 Died: November 20, 1973 in Fisher Co., TX Spouse: Leon Cecil (Salty) Price 12: Oma Rasmus (Bob) Etheredge Born: August 22, 1922 in Fisher Co., TX Married: June 23, 1945 in Rotan, TX Died: February 26, 2007 at home near Gorman, TX Buried: Oakland Cemetery, Comanche Co., TX Spouse: Josephine (Jo) Blunt 13: Fae Etheredge Born: March 1, 1928 in Fisher Co., TX Married: May 5, 1946 Spouse: Lloyd (Bunk) Rinker (1920-1998)
TROY ERNEST ETHEREDGE family
Husband: Troy Ernest Etheredge Born: May 26, 1902 in Scurry Co., TX Married: April 15, 1934 in Sweetwater, TX Died: December 28, 1998 in Tyler, TX Buried: Hobbs Community cemetery, Fisher Co., Hobbs, TX Father: Willie Samuel Etheredge Mother: Ruth Bryan Wife: Flora Lorian Spencer Born: in Decatur, Wise Co., TX Father: Albert (Abb) Spencer Mother: Lena Josephine McCright CHILDREN 1: Ernestine Etheredge Born: December 29, 1934 in Sweetwater, Texas Married: June 30, 1957 in Port Arthur, TX Spouse: Jay Covington Children: (1) Christine Covington (Hunt) (2) Arnold Jay Covington 2:Edwin Clarence Etheredge Born: March 15, 1938 in Sweetwater, Texas Married: December 13, 1977 in Las Vegas, NV Spouse: Cathy Rae Wait (divorced) Children: (1) Troy Edwin Etheredge (2) Sarah Catherine Etheredge 3: Alvin James Etheredge Born: April 7, 1940 in Sweetwater, Texas Married: July 21, 1967 in Rusk, TX Spouse: Shelta Norton Children: (1) Tina Rae (Etheredge) Murrell (2) Alan Wilson Etheredge
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