A request was posted for information on a Jess Cockerell in the Baylor County, Texas and Seymour area. In my Cockerell history, I have a Jesse Cockerell, b. 1882, married to Minnie Tucker. I do not have a list of their children, but can trace the Cockerell ancestry. Jesse was the son of Jesse Thomas Cockerell and Mary Liza Dare. Other children of Jesse Thomas and Mary Liza were Ira, Dora, Roma, William G. and Roy K.
The parents of Jesse Thomas were Archibald C. Cockerell, Jr. (Arch) and Mary Minerva (Ada) Hitson.
Arch's parents were Archibald C. Cockrell, Sr. (Baldy) and Selah Sarah Pridgen. Note spelling of Cockrell changed. Mary Minerva (Ada) Hitson's parents were Alexander Hitson, Jr. and Mary Jane Motley.
Baldy's parents were John C. Cockrell and Nancy Ann Winstead. Selah Sarah's parents were Drewery Pridgen and Sarah Creekmore. Alexander Hitson's parents were Alexander Hitson, Sr. and Rhoda Dodson. Do not have any additional information on Mary Jane Motley.
John C. Cockrell's parents were Thomas Cockrell and Elizabeth (Unknown).
Nancy Ann Winstead's parents were Joseph Winstead, Sr. and Anne (Unknown).
Drewery Pridgen's parents were William Pridgen and (Unknown). William had 4 wives and died at about 121 years of age.
Sarah Creekmore's parents were (Unknown).
Alexander Hitson, Sr.'s parents were (Unknown).
Rhoda Dodson's parents were Thomas Dodson and Mary Neville.
Thomas Cockrell's parents were Thomas Edward Cockerill and Mary (Unknown). Note spelling changed.
Thomas Dodson's parents were Thomas Dodson, Jr. and Elizabeth Rose.
Thomas Dodson, Jr's parents were Thomas Dodson, Sr. and Mary Durham.
Thomas Dodson, Sr's parents were Charles Dodson and Anne (Unknown).
Please let me know if you would like additional information, such as birth and death dates, siblings, etc.