I am sorry about not responding sooner.
Zachariah was born in Ga in 1788 died in 1840.
His father was James Willis, Jr, born 08/04/1744 and died about 1809 in Warren Co., Ga.. James' wife was Mary? No further info on her.
His father was James Willis ,Sr. born 02/10/1717 and died Dec. 9/1798 in Craven Co., N.C. He was married to Suzannah DeLamar born 12/06/1720 and died 10/01/1793 in Craven Co. N.C.. Her father was Francis DeLamar and her mother was Susannah Travis, no further info. now.
James, Sr.'s father was Richard Willis, Jr.(1687-1775) and his mother was Marthy?.
Richard Willis Sr. (09/27/1656) was married to Dorthy Gibson and then to Ann Griggs.
Richard, Sr.'s father was Thomas Willis, born 1615 in England and died @1669 in Middlesex Co, Va.. He married Mary Tomlin in 1674. Mary was born in 1654 in N.C. and died 09/27/1684.
Thomas was one of the navigators on the Mayflower. Thomas returned to England with the Mayflower and returned a few years later to settle in N.C. as a rice farmer I believe.
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