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113. Francis Asbury7Winn (Francis Asbury6Winn, Jane “Jenny”5 Sims, William4, Bruster3, Edward2, William1), was born 14 July 1849, Dallas County, Texas, died 13 March 1922, Colorado City, Mitchell County, Texas,[1171] buried Colorado City Cemetery.[1172] He married 23 December 1875, Ellis County, Texas, to Mattie Wakefield Brewer,[1173] born 18 September 1858, Ellis County, Texas, died 27 August 1936,[1174] buried Colorado City Cemetery, Colorado City, Mitchell County, Texas.[1175]

Mattie was the daughter of Henry G. Brewer and Sarah Frances Sims (daughter of John Dabney Sims, and granddaughter of John Sims). Francis A. Winn was a second cousin to Mattie’s mother, Sarah Frances Sims Brewer. [Mattie Wakefield Brewer is #361 in this genealogy].

Asbury and Mattie Winn lived in Ellis County, Texas, in 1880[1176] and 1900.[1177] F. A. Winn was elected mayor of Italy, Ellis County, in 1892.



[1171] Texas Death Record. F. A. Winn, born 14 July 1849, Dallas, died 13 March 1922, Colorado, Mitchell County, Texas. Burial: Colorado, Texas. Parents: F. A. Winn, Ava Rilla Finch. Male, white, age 72 years, 7 months, 19 days, married. Father born Tennessee. Mother born Alabama. Retired farmer.

[1172] Tombstone, Colorado City Cemetery, Colorado City, Mitchell County, Texas. Francis A. Winn, born 1849, died 1922.

[1173] Ellis County, Texas, Marriage Book C, p. 232. F. A. Winn to Mattie W. Brewer, 23 December 1875. E. M. Brack, J.P.

[1174] Texas Death Record. Mattie Wakefield Winn, born 18 September 1858, Ellis County, Texas, died 27 August 1936, Colorado, Texas. Parents: Wakefield Brewer, Simms, born Tennessee. Spouse: F. A. Winn. Female, white, age 77 years, 11 months, 9 days, widowed.

[1175] Tombstone, Colorado City Cemetery, Colorado City, Mitchell County, Texas. Mattie Winn, born 18 September 1858, died 27 August 1936(7).

[1176] 1880 U.S. Census, Ellis County, Texas, S.D. 3, E.D. 50, Sheet 33. Asbury Winn, age 30, born Texas Tenn. Ala.; Mattie Winn, age 21, wife, born Texas Tenn. Tenn.; Fanny Winn, age 1, dau., born Texas Texas Tenn.; Susie Lindsay, age 8, -, born Texas Texas Texas; George Patton, age 25, boarder, born Va. Va. Va. All white.

[1177] 1900 U.S. Census, Ellis County, Texas, S.D. 6, E.D. 33, Sheet 7, Italy City. Winn, Francis A., male, born July 1849, age 50, married 25 years, grocery merchant, born Texas Tenn. Ala.; Mattie H. or F., wife, born September 1858, age 41, married 25 years, born Texas Tenn. Tenn., had had 3 children, 2 living; Fannie, dau., born June 1878, age 21, single, born Texas Texas Texas; Everett, son, born March 1883, age 17, single. All white.

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