prev  next William Sims © 2011 Michal M. Farmer Page 502

367. Lee Virginia8Forrest (Virginia7Sims, John Dabney6, John5, William4, Bruster3, Edward2, William1), was born 19 June 1862, Ellis County, Texas, died 12 August 1940, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas,[2723] buried Forreston Cemetery, Ellis County.[2724] She married 28 September 1882, Ellis County, Texas, to George Sneed Patterson,[2725] born 3 January 1857, Ellis County, Texas, died 8 December 1928, buried Forreston Cemetery, Forreston, Ellis County, Texas.[2726]

George Sneed Patterson was the son of Tillman Patterson, born circa 1829, and Rosina A. “Ravia” Mulkey, born 31 October 1834, died 25 July 1919, buried in Waxahachie City Cemetery, Waxahachie, Ellis County, Texas.[2727] Tillman Patterson married Rosina A. Mulkey, 18 November 1852, Hempstead County, Arkansas.[2728] Tillman Patterson and his family lived in Ellis County, Texas, in 1860.[2729]

Tillman Patterson’s brother, Josiah Patterson, married Martha A. Paxton, 1 January 1845, Hempstead County, Arkansas.[2730] Josiah and Martha Patterson were parents of James Martin Patterson, born 23 November 1845, Hempstead County, Arkansas, who married Martha Jane Brack [#127 in this genealogy]. Josiah and Martha Patterson lived in Hempstead County, Arkansas, in 1850. His brother, Tillman, lived with them in 1850.[2731]

[2723] Texas Death Record. Lee Virginia Patterson, born 19 June 1862, Forreston, Texas, died 12 August 1940, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas. Burial: Forreston. Residence: Dallas. Parents: Carr Forrest, Virginia Simms. Female, white, age 78 years, 1 month, 23 days, widowed. Father born Mississippi. Mother born Texas.

[2724] Tombstone, Forreston Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas. Lee V. Patterson, born 19 June 1862, died 12 August 1940.

[2725] Ellis County, Texas, Marriage Book D, p. 556. George S. Patterson to Lee V. Forrest, 28 September 1882. William Vaughn, M.G.

[2726] Tombstone photograph, Forreston Cemetery. Geo. Sneed Patterson, born 1857, died 1928.

[2727] Tombstone photograph, Waxahachie City Cemetery. Ravia A. Patterson, born 31 October 1834, died 25 July 1919.

[2728] Hempstead County, Arkansas, Marriage Records. Tilman Patterson, age 23, to Rosina A. Mulkey, age 28, 18 November 1852.

[2729] 1860 U.S. Census, Ellis County, Texas, p. 25, #384/366, Waxahachie. Patterson, T., age 30, male, wheelwright, born Ark.; R. E., age 25, female, born Mass.; L. A., age 6, female, born Ark.; M. A., age 4, female, born Ark.; G. S., age 3, male, born Texas; W. B. Patterson, age 1, male, born Texas; J. S. Mulkey, age 22, male, born Tenn.

[2730] Hempstead County, Arkansas, Marriage Records. Josiah Patterson, age 24, to Martha A. Paxton, age 17, 1 January 1845.

[2731] 1850 U.S. Census, Hempstead County, Arkansas, p. 259, #39/39, Mine Creek. Patterson, Josiah, age 29, gin maker, $750; Martha, age 21; James M., age 4; Tilman T., age 2; Daniel C., age 1/12; Nathaniel T., age 18; Tilman, age 21. All born Arkansas.

    prev  next