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Re: AMERICAN HERTIAGE

Vonda Norwood (View posts)
Posted: 8 Jan 2002 3:53PM GMT
Classification: Query
DOES ANYONE CONNECT TO MY CREEK FAMILY?
SURNAMES (Most from Alabama):
NORWOOD, CUSHON and soundexes, CUSHIN/CUSHION,DEES JOHNSON, PEEBLES, PARKER,
FINDLEY, HUNT, BIGBEE, DAMPIER, POWELL, WARREN, DUBOSE, HALL, DAWSON,
CHANDLER, SMITH, DEAN, ATCHLEY.
Thanks to Fay and Ann C. Water's - "History Of Escambia Co., Al - I am
searching for information on the following:
Eastern Creek # 11413 - John PARKER b.1793 and wife Winnie HUNT (said to be
Creek)from Ga. Her parents are known only as Father-John HUNT aka - BIGBEE
AND Mother-
WULU. I have no idea about BIGBEE OR WULUJohn PARKER and Winnie HUNT had Sara PARKER who married William
FINDLEY -his father was Magilbra FINDLEY (not sure who the mother was - he
had 3 wives) Their Daughter Sara FINDLEY married William or Willie
PEEBLES.William FINDLEY b.1817 d. 1888 m. Sarah Ann Rebecca PARKER b. 1820
d. 1910.

This is my family tree:
My Father's Side:
MY PARENTS MARRIAGE INFO: Their certificate came from Monroe, Co. and were
married at my father's mother's house in Atmore, Al July 25, 1964 by Rev'
W.A. JOHNSON who was a relative of my grandmother - Odie Lee CUSHON (or
soundex).
My father: Ronnie Earl NORWOOD b.1941 Atmore, Al d.1991 Polk Co. Fl
His parents:
Lester Hibard NORWOOD b. June 12, 1903 Canoe, Al d. March 10,1965 Canoe
Escambia Co., Al burried in Canaan Freewill Cemetery Canoe, Escambia Co., Al
He m.abt.1925 to Odie Lee CUSHONb.abt 1905-Al d.1984 Atmore, Al and they had
the following children Buddy, Jewel, Dorothy, Alice and my father Ronnie.
Odie Lee NORWOOD married after Lester H. NORWOOD and had one more child: My
aunt Carolynn who was the youngest. Only Alice and Carolynn are living.
Odie lived most of her life in Atmore, Alabama.
Odie's parents:
Warren W. CUSHONb. 1886 ? d.1951 Canoe, Ann CUSHON (maiden name unknown)
Lester's parents:
Mose Evans NORWOOD b.1879 Al d.1952 Canoe, Escambia Co., Al m. Susan Abbie
PEEBLES b.1881 Al d. 1951 Canoe, Escambia Co., Al
(1900 Escambia Co. AL census Pg 290
Precinct 7 Canoe
168/170 Norwood, Moses head WM May 1879 21 yrs md 3yrs AL AL AL
Wife: Susan A NORWOOD WF Feb 1881 19 yrs AL AL AL
Their neighbors were McGowans, Peebles, Hall, Baker, Mix, Grelley and Pate.)

Odie's Parents:
Annie J. CUSHON - Don't know who her parents where. b. 1886? d. 1950 burried
in Canaan Freewill Cemetery, Canoe, Escambia, Al
m. Warren W. CUSHON b. ? 1886 d. 1951 Canaan Freewill Cemetery, Canoe,
Escambia, Al
Warren's mother: Mary CUSHON b. 1850 ? d. 1919 Canaan Freewill Cemetery,
Canoe, Escambia, Al.
On the 1900 census of Escambia Co. , FL
His father was Louis CUSHION b. Jan 1843 in FL His father was born in New York and mother in AL.
Warren's mother was Mary A. CUSHION b.Aug 1845 in AL Her father was from Ga and mother from AL
Warren's birth date was March 1882 in FL
He had one sister at home Mattie CUSHION b.Feb 1884 in FL
Mary Cushion (mostlikely Louis and Mary’s daughter)
May 12, 1876 - Apr 25, 1932
Weaver Cemetery - 6216 Appleton Road; Brewton, Escambia County, AL

Mose Evans NORWOOD's parents:
John Washington NORWOOD b.1837 Bells Landing, Al d. June 1910 Al m. January
05, 1859 Monroe Co, Al Margaret Caroline HALL b. December 09, 1842 Perdido,
Escambia Co, Al d. May 18, 1918 Monroe Co, Al (New Hope Baptist Church
Cemetery, Natchez, Monroe, Alabama Norwood, Margaret 12/09/1842 05/18/1918
Norwood, J. W. 05/25/1837 06/01/1910)
1880 Monro Co Census shows...
1880 Monro Co Census
Census Place: Bells Landing, Monroe, Alabama
Source: FHL Film 1254024 National Archives Film T9-0024 Page 379A
Relation Sex Marr Race Age Birthplace
John W. NORWOOD Self M M W 45 AL
Occ: Farming Fa: SC Mo: SC
Margaret C. NORWOOD Wife F M W 41 AL
Occ: Keeping House Fa: SC Mo: NC
Andy P. NORWOOD Son M S W 19 AL
Occ: Works On Farm Fa: AL Mo: AL
Robert J. NORWOOD Son M S W 16 AL
Occ: Works On Farm Fa: AL Mo: AL
Rebeca NORWOOD Dau F S W 8 AL
Fa: AL Mo: AL
John T. NORWOOD Son M S W 11 AL
Occ: Works On Farm Fa: AL Mo: AL
William L. NORWOOD Son M S W 7 AL
Fa: AL Mo: AL
Mattie I. NORWOOD Dau F S W 5 AL
Fa: AL Mo: AL
Connie A. NORWOOD Dau F S W 3 AL
Fa: AL Mo: AL
Moses E. NORWOOD Son M S W 1 AL
Fa: AL

Susan Abbie PEEBLES' Parents:
William H. PEEBLES b.1851 d. 1910 Canaan Freewill Cemetery,
Canoe, Escambia, Al m. Sarah Ann Elizabeth FINDLEY b. 1850 d. 1928 Canaan
Freewill Cemetery, Canoe, Escambia, Al
I have more on this line - written at the post of this email.

MY LINE IS FILLED WITH JOHN NORWOODs, SO I NUMBERED THEM.
(4)John W. NORWOOD's parents:
(3)John NORWOOD b.1800 Sc D?Al m. Mary A. DAMPIER b.1810 d.?Al
(NOTHING MORE ON DAMPIER)
(2) John NORWOOD B. 1784 DARLINGTON Co, SC D. 1862 ? Ms. (His youngest son,
Elias Warren Norwood was born in Ms Nove 7, 1822 and then died in Plant City
Florida (same place that my father died) John (2) married Catherine POWELL
b.? 1790 d.?
(1) John NORWOOD b.1749/50 Society Hill, Darlington, Sc d. June 20, 1826
Darlington Co, Sc m. Mary Martha (DUBOSE) WARREN (DUBOSE is Mary's mother's
maiden name) b. 1755 Darlington Co, Sc d. August 3, 1831 Darlington Co., Sc
Mary WARREN is the daughter of Martha DUBOSE OR DEBOSE and John WARREN. Her
brothers were - Issac and John WARREN.
John (1)'s parents were:
(2)Theophilus NORWOOD b.1725 ? Sc d. abt 1817 ? m. Margaret DAWSON b.abt.
1725 Nc d.?
(1) Theophilus NORWOOD b. 1700? d.1782 Camden Dist., Sc m. August 6, 1722
Elizabeth JOHNSON b. 1705 ? d. 1751 Carteret Co, Nc
Elizabeth's parents were:
William JOHNSON m. Sarah Ann TOWNSON. (No other info on them)
(1) Theophilus parents:
Edward NORWOOD b. 1662 Surry co, Va d. 1723 Craven Co., Nc m. July 6, 1680
Albemarle County, Nc Ann TOWNSON b. abt 1665 Albemarle Co, Ncd.?(This Edward
is said to have married twice or was married to two women. The other being
Naomi SMITH)
Edward's parents:
William NORWOOD b.abt 1616 Leckhampton Ct, Cheltenham, Glocestershire,
England d. January 15, 1701 Surry Co, Va, Lydia JORDAN b.1635 England? d.abt
1707 Surry Co., Va


MY MOTHER'S SIDE:
Patricia Darlene CHANDLER B.1942 Gainsville, Texas.
Her parents:
Walter Duke CHANDLER b. 1913? Alabama d. Jan 1965 in Los Angeles, Ca and
burried in Paducah, Mccracken, Kentucky m. Ruby Darlene SMITH b.april
13,1926 ? Mississippi d. 1973 Los Angeles, Ca.
Walter's parents:
Walter Richard CHANDLER b. 1887 Alabama d. Jun 1962 Mccracken, Ky m. Ida
DEAN b.1891 Alabama d.? Mccracken, Ky.
Walter Richard CHANDLER AND Ida DEAN's children:
R.C., Duke, Virgil, Amos, Viola, Thelma, Walter Duke and Edith.
Ruby SMITH's parents:
Homer Adison SMITH b. 1894 ? Alabama d. ? Colorado m. Mary Alice ATCHLEY b.
1897 ? Alabama d. ? Colorado.
Known children: Ruby SMITH and FAYE SMITH - unkown married name for Fay.
Fay lived and died in Texas, 2001.

MY DIRECT LINE WINNIE HUNT PARKER TO ME
Name: Winnie HUNT
Given Name: Winnie
Surname: Hunt
Sex: F
Birth: 4 DEC 1797 in ,,Georgia
Death: 22 AUG 1851 in ,Conecuh,Alabama
Burial: AUG 1851
Father: John HUNT - aka BIGBEE (?)
Mother: Rebecca - aka Wulu (?)
Marriage listed in Cook's Marriages, pg 258, as 23 Oct 1814, in
Baldwin Co., Georgia
Marriage : John W. PARKER b: 12 DEC 1793 in Dalton,Whitfield,Georgia
Married: 25 OCT 1814 in ,Baldwin,Georgia
Children
Margaret Jane PARKER b: 17 MAR 1836 in Roberts,Escambia,Alabama
Eliza PARKER b: 20 SEP 1815 in ,,Georgia
George Marion PARKER b: 21 NOV 1817 in ,,Georgia
(Sarah Ann Rebecca PARKER b: 27 JAN 1820 in ,,Georgia - My line)
Henry Travis PARKER b: 6 FEB 1822 in ,,Georgia
Wennie PARKER b: 1822
Samuel Michael Curtis Hunt PARKER b: 31 AUG 1824 in
Roberts,Escambia,Alabama
John W. PARKER b: 30 NOV 1826 in Roberts,Escambia,Alabama
Mary Louise PARKER b: 12 APR 1829 in ,,Georgia
Elizabeth Virginia PARKER b: 14 AUG 1831 in ,Conecuh,Alabama
William McKiney PARKER b: 2 NOV 1833 in ,Escambia,Alabama
Lazarus Battle PARKER b: 26 AUG 1838 in Roberts,Escambia,Alabama
Name: Sarah Ann Rebecca PARKER
Given Name: Sarah Ann Rebecca
Surname: Parker
Sex: F
Birth: 27 JAN 1820 in ,,Georgia
Death: 7 SEP 1910 in Roberts,Escambia,Alabama
Burial: SEP 1910 Elim Cemetery,Roberts,Escambia,Alabama
Marriage : Married: 1839 William FINDLEY b: 24 AUG 1817 in ,,Georgia
THEIR CHILDREN:
Robert FINDLEY b: 1840
Eliza FINDLEY b: 3 NOV 1841
John FINDLEY b: 1844
William FINDLEY b: 1845
Sarah Ann FINDLEY (MY LINE)
George FINDLEY
Martha FINDLEY
Winnie FINDLEY b: 10 JUL 1856
Davis McGilbria FINDLEY b: 8 FEB 1861

Sarah Ann FINDLEY m. William Henry PEEBLES and their daughter Susan Abbagail
PEEBLES was my great grandmother who married Mose Evans NORWOOD - scroll up
for that info. Their child Lester Hibard NORWOOD m. Odie Lee CUSHON, Their
child Ronnie Earl Norwood married my mother.
I think that I got it all.


Name: William Henry PEEBLES
Given Name: William Henry
Surname: Peebles
Sex: M
Birth: 27 JUN 1851 in Tunnel Springs, Alabama
Death: 2 MAR 1910 in Roberts, Alabama

Father: Henry Livingston PEEBLES b: 1818
Mother: Susan Lucretia DEES b: 7 MAR 1825 in Alabama

Marriage 1 Sara Ann Elizabeth FINDLEY b: 30 NOV 1850Children
Robert Bell PEEBLES b: 12 DEC 1885 in Roberts, Alabama
William Henry Livingston PEEBLES b: 1 MAR 1874 in Escambia,County
Rebecca Lucressa PEEBLES b: 30 JUN 1875 in Roberts Alabama
Martha Ida Melissa PEEBLES b: 25 AUG 1876 in Roberts,Alabama
Hattie Harriet Emerline PEEBLES b: 22 OCT 1878 in Roberts Alabama
Susan Abbigail PEEBLESb: 11 FEB 1881
James McGilbra PEEBLES b: 27 DEC 1883 in Roberts Alabama
Julia Elmira PEEBLES b: 2 JUL 1888
Carlie Ethyl Mae PEEBLES b: 7 MAY 1891 in Canoe Alabama
Calvin Abner PEEBLES b: 26 JUL 1894 in Canoe Alabama

Name: Mark DEES
Sex: M

Father: Dempsey DEES
Mother: Penelope . UNK

Marriage 1 Jane . PIPKIN
Children
1. Calvin Elias DEES
2. Elizabeth Ann DEES
3. Maria . DEES
4. Moses A DEES
5. Lucretia . DEES
6. William DEES
7. Sarah Ann DEES
8. Mary . DEES
9. Phillip DEES
10. John Pippins DEES
11. Malissa . DEES
12. Thomas DEES
13. Elizabeth Ann DEES
VondaNorwood@aol.com

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