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Descendants of James Washington Winters, Sr.

 

Generation No. 1

 

      1.  James Washington2 Winters, Sr.  (Joseph1) was born 1773 in Halifax Co., NC, and died May 23, 1848 in Old Waverly, Montgomery Co. (now Walker Co.), TX.  He married Rhoda Creel Beall 1808 in Franklin, Williamson Co., TN, daughter of Benjamin Beall and Nancy Taylor.  She was born 1784 in Chatham, NC, and died June 25, 1859 in Oakville, Live Oak Co., TX.

 

More About James Washington Winters, Sr.:

-- FACT #1 -: To Texas from Tennessee in 1834.  They had three sons in the Battle of San Jacinto.

-- FACT #2 -: War of 1812 - Battle of Horseshoe Bend.... Battle of Talladega

-- FACT #3 -: He came to Texas from Giles Co., TN in 1834 wife wife, and 13 children; some grown with families.

Burial: Winters Memorial Park, Walker Co., TX

     

Children of James Winters and Rhoda Beall are:

        2            i.   William Carven (Billy)3 Winters, born June 25, 1809 in Giles Co., TN; died 1863 in Wimberly, Hayes Co., TX.  He married Lavina Bridges.

 

More About William Carven (Billy) Winters:

Burial: John Wilson private cemetery, Wimberly, Hayes Co., TX

Fact #1: Came to TX from TN in 1832 and settled in Walker Co., TX ...along with his brother John.  Billy Winters went back to TN to bring his family to TX in 1834 and returned with his mother and father, his wife and children and eleven brothers and sisters. 

Fact #2: William (Billy), John and James Winters all fought at San Jacinto, William being severly wounded.  Sometime between 1845 and 1850 Billy Winters located in Hays County.  By 1853 his house on Cypress Creek was finished and his family was with him there. 

 

+      3           ii.   Orrin Lemon Winters, born December 25, 1811 in Giles Co., TN; died April 17, 1902 in Delhi, Caldwell Co., TX.

        4           iii.   Mary Polly Winters, born 1812 in Giles Co., TN; died in TN.

+      5          iv.   Caroline Patton Winters, born 1813 in Giles Co., TN; died September 1834 in TX.

        6           v.   John Frelan Winters, born July 13, 1814 in Pulaski, Giles Co., TN; died January 16, 1864 in Old Waverly, TX.  He married (1) Henrietta Rebecca Ramsdell.  He married (2) Margaret Ella Miller.

 

More About John Frelan Winters:

Burial: Winters Memorial Park, Old Waverly, TX

Fact #1: Came to TX from TN in 1832 and settled in Walker Co., TX.

 

+      7          vi.   Nancy B. Winters, born 1815 in Giles Co., TN; died 1849 in New Waverly, Walker Co.,TX.

+      8          vii.   James Washington Winters, born January 21, 1817 in Giles Co., TN; died November 15, 1903 in Bigfoot, Frio Co., TX.

 +      9         viii.   Sarah Drucilla Winters, born May 23, 1818 in Giles Co., TN; died June 08, 1913 in Alvin, TX.  She married Jackson Crouch 1838.

 

More About Sarah Drucilla Winters:

Burial: Old Moulton Cemetery, Lavaca Co., TX

 

+      10        ix.   Benjamin Franklin Winters, born July 04, 1820 in Giles Co., TN; died 1910 in Bigfoot, TX.

+      11         x.   Lydia Ellen (Lillie) Winters, born December 12, 1822 in Giles Co., TN; died April 26, 1901 in Oakville, Live Oak Co., TX.

        12        xi.   Elisha Willis Winters, born 1824 in Giles Co., TN.  He married Dorcus Cude.

        13        xii.   Billington Taylor Winters, born August 12, 1826 in Giles Co., TN; died 1901 in Moore, Frio Co., TX.  He married Dorus Cude April 13, 1848 in Collin Co., TX.

 

More About Billington Taylor Winters:

Burial: Moore Cemetery, Moore, Frio Co., TX

 

        14       xiii.   Susan Bernice Winters, born March 02, 1827 in Jefferson Co., TN; died July 1919.  She married Green Berry Crane.

 

More About Susan Bernice Winters:

Burial: Old Moulton Cemetery, Lavaca Co., TX

 

 

Generation No. 2

 

      3.  Orrin Lemon3 Winters (James Washington2, Joseph1) was born December 25, 1811 in Giles Co., TN, and died April 17, 1902 in Delhi, Caldwell Co., TX.  He married Suzannah W. Elroy. 

 

More About Orrin Lemon Winters:

-- FACT #1 -: 1870 Lavaca Co TX census:  #951-824 WINTERS, Orin, 58, TX; Susana, 56, TX; Elizabeth, 25, TX; Adaline, 20, TX; Sarah, 17, TX.

Burial: Delhi Cem., Caldwell Co., TX

     

Children of Orrin Winters and Suzannah Elroy are:

        15          i.   Alfred Hugh4 Winters, born June 07, 1837 in TN; died January 17, 1917 in Lindsey, Grady Co., OK.  He married Mahala Sylvania Daniell January 20, 1859 in Gonzales Co., TX; born October 14, 1843 in TX; died March 24, 1905 in Lindsey, Grady Co., OK, daughter of Elder George Daniell & Sylvania Pearce.

 

More About Alfred Hugh Winters:

-- FACT #1 -: In the 1850's William Winters, father of Orrin, grandfather of Alfred,  settled on 200 acres along Cypress Creek and the Blanco River and established a mill. Mr. Winters died in 1864 and left his property to relatives.

-- FACT #1c -: 1900 Indian Terr. Chickasaw Nat., OK: WINTERS, A.H., Jun1837, 63, m41yrs, TN, farmer; Mahala, wife, Oct1843, 56, 14ch 9liv, TX TN TN; Charlie, son, Jul 1884, 15, TX; Joseph, son, Oct 1886, 13, TX.  Living next to son, Alfred Winters & dau Ollie Allmond fam

Burial: Killgore Cem., Lindsey, Grady Co., OK

 

More About Mahala Sylvania Daniell:

-- FACT #1 -: Listed on the 1880 Hays Co TX census. 

-- FACT #2 -: This family is in Lavaca Co TX in 1859; Hays Co TX in 1872;  Williamson Co. TX 1875 thru 1883;  in Williamson Co TX 1884 through 1886; after that are in Grady Co., Oklahoma.

Burial: Killgore Cem., Lindsey, Grady Co., OK

 

        16         ii.   Malinda Francis Winters, born September 12, 1839.

        17         iii.   Daniel Tucker Winters, born November 05, 1843.

        18        iv.   Elizabeth S. Winters, born January 1844.

        19         v.   Martha Ann Winters, born October 25, 1846.

        20        vi.   Rhoda Elizabeth Winters, born October 05, 1847.

        21        vii.   Susanah Addine Winters, born March 03, 1852.

        22       viii.   Sarah Drucilla Winters, born December 20, 1854.

        23        ix.   S.S. Winters, born November 30, 1859.

 

 

      5.  Caroline Patton3 Winters (James Washington2, Joseph1) was born 1813 in Giles Co., TN, and died September 1834 in TX.  She married Grant Fannin. 

 

More About Caroline Patton Winters:

Burial: She was buried beside the Trinity River in Texas.

     

Children of Caroline Winters and Grant Fannin are:

        24          i.   Angeline Saphornia4 Fannin.

        25         ii.   infant Fannin.

 

 

      7.  Nancy B.3 Winters (James Washington2, Joseph1) was born 1815 in Giles Co., TN, and died 1849 in New Waverly, Walker Co.,TX.  She married James H. Jones.  He was born 1802 in VA.

     

Children of Nancy Winters and James Jones are:

        26          i.   Edwin Paul4 Jones, born May 21, 1832.

        27         ii.   William Jones, born 1833.

        28         iii.   Mary Ellen Jones, born 1836.

        29        iv.   Martha Jones, born 1839.

        30         v.   Thomas Anderson Jones, born August 30, 1842.

        31        vi.   Osborne Jones, born 1844.

        32        vii.   Sarah Jones, born 1846.

        33       viii.   James H. Jones, Jr., born Bet. 1847 - 1849; died April 17, 1926 in TX.

 

More About James H. Jones,Jr.:

Burial: Oakwood Cemetery, Huntsville, Walker Co., TX

 

 

      8.  James Washington3 Winters (James Washington2, Joseph1) was born January 21, 1817 in Giles Co., TN, and died November 15, 1903 in Bigfoot, Frio Co., TX.  He married (1) Elizabeth Weir.  She was born 1829, and died 1895 in Frio Co., TX.  He married (2) Percy Ezandy Tullis September 14, 1837 in Old Waverly, Montgomery Co.,TX.  She was born May 09, 1819 in Jackson, Jackson Co., MS, and died February 07, 1874 in Tuxpan, Mexico.

 

More About James Washington Winters:

-- FACT #1 -: He lived by the Big Foot Post Office, Frio Co., TX.

-- FACT #1b -: Fought at the Battle of San Jacinto, TX.

-- FACT #1c -: 1842 Somervell Expedition.

-- FACT #1d -: Civil War - Confederacy.

-- FACT #2 -: Occupation:  Blacksmith

-- FACT #3 -: Census:  1850 Walker Co., TX; 1900 Frio Co., TX

Burial: Brummett Cemetery, Bigfoot, Frio Co., TX

     

Children of James Winters and Percy Tullis are:

        34          i.   Sallie4 Winters, born Abt. 1838.  She married James Mathis.

        35         ii.   James Hampton Winters, born Abt. 1839.  He married Mary Williams.

 

More About James Hampton Winters:

-- FACT #1 -: Civil War - Confederacy.

 

        36         iii.   Josephus S. Winters, born December 28, 1841 in Oakville, Live Oak Co., TX; died December 08, 1914 in Buffalo, Leon Co., TX.  He married Louisa B. Tullos January 08, 1871; born Abt. 1846.

        37        iv.   Francis Marion Winters, born Abt. 1842; died Abt. 1865 in San Antonio, Bexar Co., TX.

        38         v.   Mary Winters, born 1846.

        39        vi.   Adeline Winters, born 1847.  She married John Dinson.

        40        vii.   Susan Melvina Winters, born January 03, 1851; died June 22, 1906.  She married Albert Lattimer Curtis December 21, 1869.

 

More About Susan Melvina Winters:

-- FACT #1 -: Census: 1900 Frio Co., TX

 

        41       viii.   John Winters, born 1853.

        42        ix.   William Berry Winters, born February 04, 1857 in Live Oak Co., TX; died March 11, 1945 in Dallas, Dallas Co., TX.  He married (1) Luemma Leona Thedford June 22, 1880.  He married (2) Decia L. Crutcher Abt. 1911.

 

       9.         viii.   Sarah Drucilla Winters, born May 23, 1818 in Giles Co., TN; died June 08, 1913 in Alvin, TX.  She married Jackson Crouch 1838.

The following links leads to additional information for Sarah Drucilla Winters:

1.  This is a biography & picture of the Crouch family.  

               It was sent in by Clare Green and is written by: Luella Mangum:   LINK TO BIOGRAPHY

2.   This link is additional information on the family and children.

               It was submitted by: Amber Wrinkle:    LINK TO BIOGRAPHY

 

 More About Sarah Drucilla Winters:

Burial: Old Moulton Cemetery, Lavaca Co., TX

 

 

      10.  Benjamin Franklin3 Winters (James Washington2, Joseph1) was born July 04, 1820 in Giles Co., TN, and died 1910 in Bigfoot, TX.  He married Sylvania Cude 1844 in Walker Co., TX.  She was born 1825 in AL.

 

More About Benjamin Franklin Winters:

-- FACT #1 -: 1860 Live Oak Co., TX census.

     

Children of Benjamin Winters and Sylvania Cude are:

        43          i.   Richard4 Winters, born 1845.

        44         ii.   Ellen Winters, born 1847.

        45         iii.   Silvia Winters, born 1849.

        46        iv.   Billington Winters, born 1851.

        47         v.   James Winters, born 1857.

        48        vi.   William Winters, born 1854.

 

 

      11.  Lydia Ellen (Lillie)3 Winters (James Washington2, Joseph1) was born December 12, 1822 in Giles Co., TN, and died April 26, 1901 in Oakville, Live Oak Co., TX.  She married (1) William A. (Billy) Cude, Jr. July 26, 1839 in Montgomery Co., TX, son of William Cude and Dorcus Jones.  He was born 1801 in Granger Co., TN, and died May 01, 1847 in Montgomery Co., TX.  She married

(2) Charles Overby Edwards Aft. 1845. 

 

More About Lydia Ellen (Lillie) Winters:

Burial: Lebanon Cemetery, Live Oak Co., TX

     

Child of Lydia Winters and William Cude is:

        49          i.   T.J. (Tim)4 Cude.

 

More About T.J. (Tim) Cude:

-- FACT #1 -: He took part in the Turkey Creek Indian Battle.

-- FACT #1b -: He was in Co. H 26 Texas Cav. C.S.A..

 

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