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William Millican and Rebecca ? of
Tennessee, Missouri, and Texas

 [Last updated Sep. 8, 2016]

Husband

William Millican was born "Oct. 11, 1810" in Tennessee.  They were married in "August 1834" probably in Tennessee. (The original marriage record was likely destroyed in a courthouse fire.)  They lived in Tennessee up until at least 1837. By 1840 they had moved to Pulaski county, Missouri were they were recorded in the census. Between 1840 and 1842 they moved to Arkansas. By 1850 they had moved into Crawford county, Arkansas and were recorded in the census. About 1852 they moved once more to Collin county, Texas.

William died at age "60 years, 5 months, and 11 days" which would be March 22, 1871. His burial place is unknown.

[Birthdate from records of Isaac Millican compiled circa 1936.] 
Census Records: 

1840 MO, Pulaski co., p. 214
1850 AR, Crawford co.,
1860 TX, Collin co.,
1870 TX, Collin co.,
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Wife 1 &
children:

Rebecca _______ was born Oct. 22, 1815 in Tennessee.  Her parents are unknown.  Rebecca died on "Nov. 28, 1862", burial place unknown.  William Millican remarried to Mary Amanda Boren Bybee on Feb. 24, 1864 and they had two more children (see below).

[Birthdate from records of Isaac Millican compiled circa 1936.] 
 
1835 Francis Marion Millican was born Nov. 19, 1835 TN. He married Elizabeth Williams, Feb. 24, 1868 Collin co., Texas. Elizabeth died Sep. 23, 1902 and was buried Stiff Chapel cem., Collin co., Texas. Francis died Nov. 19, 1907 and was buried Stiff Chapel cemetery.
  • John Edward Millican was born Dec. 25, 1868 Collin co., Texas. He married Arena Jones Dec. 6, 1891 Collin co., Texas. John died Nov. 3, 1955.
  • William Whitaker Millican was born Jan. 10, 1870 Collin co., Texas. William died Nov. 12, 1870 and was buried Stiff Chapel cem.
  • Isaac Newton Millican was born May 13, 1871 Collin co., Texas. He married Bertha Tarvin Feb. 2, 1893 Collin co., Texas. Isaac died July 3, 1937 Atoka, Atoka co., OK and was buried Westview cem., Atoka, Oklahoma.
  • Miriam Esther Millican was born June 21, 1873 Collin co., Texas. She died Nov. 20, 1874 and was buried Stiff Chapel cem.
  • Hattie Louanna Millican was born Jan. 7, 1876 Collin co., Texas. She married John Thomas Ault Nov. 19, 1896 Collin co., Texas. Hattie died April 3, 1961 Duncan, Stephens co., OK and was buried Duncan cem., Duncan, Oklahoma.
  • Mary Elizabeth Millican was born Jan. 14, 1878 Collin co., Texas. Mary died April 6, 1891 and was buried Stiff Chapel cem.
  • Rosetta May Millican was born Jan. 5, 1880 Collin co., Texas. She married Lawson C. Counts June 22, 1898 Collin co., Texas. Rosetta died 1952 Olney, Texas.
  • Francis Marion Millican was born Jan. 19, 1882 Collin co., Texas. He married Lula Eddleman. Francis died 1960 Duncan, Oklahoma.
  • James Thomas Millican was born March 13, 1884 Collin co., Texas. He married Marguerite Annie Edds Dec. 12, 1909 Collin co., Texas. James died Nov. 17, 1972 Farmersville, Texas and was buried IOOF cem., Farmersville.
  • Martha Eula Millican was born April 9, 1886 Collin co., Texas. She married Arville Jay Tarvin July 7, 1902 Collin co., Texas. Martha died April 3, 1967 Duncan, Oklahoma.
  • Edgar Washington Millican was born Jan 12, 1888 Collin co., Texas. Edgar died in 1905 and was buried Stiff Chapel cem.
 
1837 Samuel H. Millican was born Aug. 12, 1837 TN. Samuel died Jan. 2, 1852 AR?  
1842 Adam L. Millican was born Dec. 18, 1842 Arkansas. He married Nancy Jane Flannery July 15, 1863 Collin co., Texas. Nancy is a first cousin of the Williams sisters. Adam died June 10, 1864, place unknown.  
1845 John W. Millican was born Oct. 28, 1845 Arkansas. He married Mary A. Shelton, April 20, 1864, Collin co., Texas. John died Nov. 16, 1872.
  • William Madison Millican was born July 16, 1865 Collin co., Texas. He married Nancy Jane Shumate, March 10, 1895, Denton co., Texas.  Nancy had been previously married to Benjamin Lafayette Williams and had (at least) 3 children: Oscar Eugene, William Sidney, and Guy Ellsworth Williams.  William died Sep. 4, 1937 McKinney, Collin co., Texas.  
    • Beula Mattie Millican Williams (1896-1987)
    • Maybell Millican Rollins (1900-1992)
  • Francis Marion Millican was born July 18, 1868 Texas.  He married Lucy Tennessee Oakley.  Francis died 15 Apr 1934, Denison, Grayson co., Texas.
 
1847 James M. Millican was born April 10, 1847 Arkansas. He married Prudence Williams Oct. 12, 1872 Collin co., Texas. Prudence died Jan 24, 1890 and was buried Stiff Chapel cem.. He remarried to Mary Ellen Osborne, 1890. James died Oct. 1, 1904 Polk co., Texas and was buried Damascus cem., Polk co., Texas.
    children by Prudence Williams
  • Rosa Lee Millican was born May 2, 1874. Rosa died Sep. 16, 1875 and was buried Stiff Chapel cem.
  • Mary R. Millican was born Nov. 22, 1875. Mary died Oct. 23, 1878 and was buried Stiff Chapel cem.
  • Araminta Millican was born Aug. 29, 1877. Araminta died June 12, 1880 and was buried in Stiff Chapel cem.
  • Nora Millican was born Feb. 17, 1879. Nora died Aug. 6, 1881 and was buried in Stiff Chapel cem.
  • Francis Marion Millican was born Jan. 1, 1881. He married Grace Agnes Macomb. Francis died June 26, 1969 Houston, Texas and was buried Damascus cemetery, Polk co., Texas.
  • Anna B. Millican was born Feb. 10, 1883. Anna died July 28, 1884 and was buried Stiff Chapel cem.
  • Noah C. Millican was born Jan. 20, 1885. She married Thomas W. Macomb, July 3, 1903 Polk co., Texas. Noah died Feb. 25, 1976 Houston, Texas.
  • Maude Millican was born March 17, 1889. She married Walter Brown, Dec. 21, 1908, Collin co., Texas.

    children by Mary Ellen Osborne
  • William M. Millican was born May 5, 1891 Collin co., Texas. He married Mary Dolly Keen, Jan. 19, 1913 Polk co., Texas. William died July 11, 1969 and was buried Carmona cem., Polk co., Texas.
  • America Millican was born Sep. 1892/93.
  • ? Millican was born Sept. 1894 and died July 30, 1895.
  • James Solomon Millican was born Jan. 8, 1896. He married Clora Lovette. James died Dec. 26, 1983 and was buried Mt. Zion cem., Trinity co., Texas.
  • John L. Millican was born Feb. 8, 1898 Montgomery co., Texas. He married Ester ??.
  • Adam Millican was born April 8, 1900 Harris co., Texas. Adam died Dec. 30, 1971 Houston, Texas and was buried Carmona cem., Polk co., Texas.
  • Thomas Millican was born c 1902 Texas.
 
1848 William M. Millican was born Dec. 13, 1848 Arkansas. William died June 1, 1878, place unknown.  William married M Jennie Hamilton.
  • Emma Ella Millican was born July 23, 1871 Hill co., Texas?  She married ? Skipper.  Emma died June 6, 1959 Cleburne, Johnson co., Texas.
  • Alfred M Millican was born Aug. 8, 1874 Texas.  Alfred died Oct. 18, 1959 San Angelo, Tom Green co., Texas.
  • Albert M Millican was born Aug. 8, 1874 Texas.  Albert died Dec. 2, 1910 Fort Cobb, Caddo co., Oklahoma.
 
1851 Granville Gainan Millican was born Feb. 23, 1851 Crawford? co., Arkansas. He married Margaret Ellen Williams Nov. 21, 1872 Stiff Chapel, Collin co., Texas. Margaret died Nov. 28, 1925 Clarita, OK and was buried in Coleman cem., Coleman, Johnston co., Oklahoma. Granville died Oct. 4, 1927 Durant, OK and was buried Wolf Creek cem., Bryan co., Oklahoma.
  • William Matison Millican was born Dec. 26, 1873 Collin co., Texas. He married Eva Viola Richey, Aug. 15, 1894, Collin co., Texas. William died Jan. 13, 1952 Cordell, Washita co., OK and was buried Lawnview cem., Cordell, Oklahoma.
  • Sarah Elizabeth Millican was born Feb. 1875 Collin co., Texas. She married William Wright Trvathan Feb. 14, 1892 Collin co., Texas. Sarah died Oct. 13, 1954 Waco, Texas and was buried Burney cem., Bryan co., Oklahoma.
  • Lillie Ora Millican was born Jan. 31, 1878? Collin co., Texas. She married Joseph Wilbur Johnson Nov. 3, 1890 Collin co., Texas. Lillie died July 15, 1954 Rhea Mills, Collin co., Texas and was buried Tioga cem., Grayson co., Texas.
  • Calvin Luther Millican was born July 23, 1881 Collin co., Texas. He married Nancy Elizabeth Voiles Dec 24, 1905 Francis, Pontotoc co., Oklahoma. He married Myrtle Jackson June 15, 1919 Johston co., Oklahoma. Calvin died Jan. 3, 1966 Cordell, OK and was buried Lawnview cem., Cordell, Oklahoma.
  • George Wesley Millican was born May 31, 1886 Collin co., Texas. He married Alvia Jacobs Dec. 31, 1909 Ada, Pontotoc co., Oklahoma. He married Bessie Holman(1898-1996) March 24, 1916 Ada, Pontotoc co., Oklahoma. George died May 8, 1962 Talihina, OK and was buried Rosedale cem., Ada, Oklahoma.
  • Newton Edward "Ed" Millican was born March 7, 1888? Collin co., Texas. He married Julia Marcia Allgood July 4, 1909 Francis, Pontotoc co., Oklahoma. Ed died "Feb. 11, 1938", presumably buried in Denny cem., Pontotoc co., Oklahoma.
  • Rosey M. Millican was born Aug. 16, 1893 Collin co?., Texas. She died Feb. 8, 1907 and was buried New Bethel cem., Pontotoc co., Oklahoma.
  • Roy Pascal "Pack" Millican was born June 3, 1896 Collin co., Texas. He married Lakie Alice Lawson May 19, 1918 Johnston co., Texas. He died March 21, 1951 Bakersfield, CA and was buried Rosedale cem., Ada, Oklahoma.
 
1858 Noah Benjamin Millican was born Dec. 11, 1858, Texas. He married Eula Slaughter Clifton, c 1890. Noah died Feb. 9, 1934 Farmersville, Collin co., Texas and was buried IOOF cem., Farmersville, Texas.
  • Mather Key Millican was born July 20, 1891 Farmersville, Texas.
  • Paul Jones Millican was born Oct. 29, 1893 Farmersvilee, Texas.
  • Leta Fae Millican was born July 9, 1896 Farmersville, Texas.
  • Lena May Millican was born July 9, 1896 Farmersville, Texas.
  • Laura Jane Millican was born July 31, 1898 Farmersville, Texas.
  • Everett Russel Millican was born May 12, 1901 Farmersville, Texas.
  • Carl Y. Millican was born June 1, 1904 Farmersville, Texas.
  • Eula Rebecca Millican was born Feb. 1, 1907 Farmersville, Texas.
  • Mildred Lucille Millican was born April 17, 1909 Farmersville, Texas.
 



Wife 2 &
children:

Mary Amanda "Mandy" Boren was born June 22, 1841 in Arkansas. William Millican married Mary Amanda Boren Bybee on Feb. 24, 1864. 

She was previously married to Benjamin Marion Bybee who died the year before in 1863.  Their children were James M Bybee (1859), John T Bybee (1860), and Frank Bybee (1863).

After William Millican died in 1871 she remarried to Edmond Groves on Feb. 26, 1874 in neighboring Hunt county. Mary Amanda died Nov. 10, 1884 and was buried in Murchinson cemetery in Collin county.  Edmond Groves died Feb. 10, 1885.
Census records:
1866 Julia America Mary Millican was born Dec. 1866 Collin co., Texas. She married Parton Columbus Tompkins Sep. 19, 1880 Collin co., Texas. Julia died July 16, 1927 Hunt co., Texas and was buried Merit cem., Hunt co., Texas.
  • Mary Agnes Tompkins
  • Bessie G. Tompkins
  • Burl Thomas Tompkins
  • Maggie Maude Tompkins
  • Eula Francis Tompkins
  • Loran Boice Tompkins
  • Cleo Bearty Tompkins
  • Ethel Tompkins
 
1870 George Wesley Millican was born Aug. 1870, Collin co., Texas. He married Sarah Augusta Craver, c 1890. George died Sep. 17, 1936 Houston, Texas and was buried Forest Park cem., Houston, Texas.
  • George Harley Millican
  • Elmer H. Millican
  • Essie Pearl Millican
  • Ollie Mariah Millican
  • Ruth Mae Millican
  • Mavis Ida Millican
  • Vallye Edna Millican
  • William C. Millican