|James and Drusilla Hendricks.|
James Hendricks Born [23 June 1808] in the Country East
about 8 or 10 miles from Franklin Simpson Co Kentucky
Drusilla Dorris Hendricks Born Feb 8th 1810. Sumner Co Tennessee.
Dictated by Drusilla Dorris Hendricks after the death of her husband.
The Hendricks family originated from Germany or Holland &d of the High Dutch. By Three Brothers who landed somewhere in the New England States or New York in an early day of America's History. From here they wandered South till we find some of them in Kentucky.
James Hendricks' Father Abraham was too young to fight in the Revolution war but three of his brothers did engage. one for Seven years one for Three years &d One for Two years while Abraham was left at home with his parents.
&d their children
At present have no record of Charlette Hinton's parents.
Drusilla Dorris Hendricks.
A coincident is here manifest. Jas [James] Hendricks &d Drusilla Dorris were both the Tenth Child and youngest of their Fathers family.
|Given Name||Birth date||Spouse||Death date|
|1. Elizabeth (Betsey)||23 Feb 1787||John Hudson|
|2. Samuel Frost||20 Nov 1789||Susanna Pitt||16 Oct 1875|
|3. Martha||20 Nov 1791||11Aug 1798|
|4. Rebecca||22 Feb 1793||Samuel Hendricks||17 Sep 1835|
|5. Elizabeth||Abt 1795|
|6. Josiah||28 Feb 1797|
|7. Catherine||2 Sep 1799||Drew Edwards||25 May 1861|
|8. William||10 Oct 1801||Nancy Wright||21 Oct 1821|
|9. Tabitha||12 Jan 1804||John Thompson Hendricks||8 Jan 1891|
|10. Lovina||9 Dec 1806||Pleasant Mayes||9 Jun 1877|
|11. Drusilla||8 Feb 1810||James Hendricks||20 May 1881|