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Children of Jesse L. Daniel and Nancy E. “Ann” Purvis:

   +281.        i.   John Wesley Daniel, born circa 1846, Alabama, died after 1920, Union County, New Mexico. He married first, 6 July 1868, Dallas County, Texas, to Sophronia E. Church,[893] born 1851, died 1869, buried Daniel Cemetery, University Park (Dallas). He married second, 26 January 1870, Dallas County, Texas, to Martha Frances Harrison.[894]

   +282.       ii.   Rachel Sims Daniel, born 1 September 1849, Alabama, died 11 January 1919,[895] Hamilton County, Texas.[896] She married first, 29 March 1867, Dallas County, Texas, to Thomas Sewell Thompson.[897] She married second, circa 1878, to R. S. Hoad.[898]

In the 1850 census, Rachel was Nancy E. Daniel. In the 1860 census she was Nancy E. M. Daniel. When she married Thomas S. Thompson in 1867, she was Nancy R. Daniel. In the 1870 census she was Rachel S. Thompson. She renamed herself Rachel Sims Daniel and that was her name beginning in 1870.

   +283.      iii.   Sarah F. Daniel, born 21 February 1853, Dallas County, Texas, died 17 February 1916, Rockwall County, Texas, buried Heath Cemetery, Rockwall County.[899] She married 15 September 1875, Dallas County, Texas, to William R. Grier.[900]



[893] Lu and Neumann, Marriages, Dallas County, Texas, Books A-E (1846-1877), p. 18. John W. Daniel to Sophronie E. Church, 6 July 1868.

[894] Lu and Neumann, Marriages, Dallas County, Texas, Books A-E (1846-1877), p. 22. J. W. Daniels to Frances Harrison, 26 January 1870.

[895] Tombstone, Pottsville Cemetery, Hamilton County, Texas. Rachel Hoad, born 1850, died 1919.

[896] Texas Death Record. Rachel Sims Hoad, born 1 September 1849, Alabama, died 11 January 1919, Hamilton County, Texas, buried Pottsville, Texas. Parents: Jessie Lee Daniels, Annie Davis, both born Alabama. Female, white, age 69 years, 4 months, 10 days, widowed. Place of residence: Hamilton County, Texas.

[897] Lu and Neumann, Marriages, Dallas County, Texas, Books A-E (1846-1877), p. 16. Thomas S. Thompson to Nancy R. Daniel, 29 March 1867.

[898] Texas Death Record. Cornilia Clida Callaway, died 9 April 1939, Canadian, Hemphill County, Texas, female, white, age 58 years, 5 months, 29 days, born 10 October 1880, Rockwall, Texas, widowed. Father: R. S. Hoad, born Ireland. Mother: Daniels, born Kentucky. Burial: Hamilton County, Texas.

[899] Tombstone photograph, Heath Cemetery, Rockwall County, Texas. Sarah F. Daniel, wife of W. R. Grier, born 21 February 1853, died 17 February 1916.

[900] Lu and Neumann, Marriages, Dallas County, Texas, Books A-E (1846-1877), p. 40. William R. Grier to Sallie F. Daniel, 15 September 1875. Performed by C. C. Gillespie.

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