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by Melessia Croker on August 14, 1998 at 22:18:30:

In Reply to: Re: Rev. James Murphy Ledford posted by Dale Ledford on August 11, 1998 at
11:30:05:

(Oh, boy - this one ain't gonna be easy!)

#5 child of Rev. James and Nancy Ledford:

MARY ELIZABETH JANE LEDFORD b.2-22-1849 d.1-7-1906 buried OLCC Clay Co, NC.
Married 11-1-1869...
ENOS McHENRY "BUD" SELLERS, son of David and Clarissa Ann Moore Sellers (Clarissa
daughter of James and Jane Stevenson Moore), b.2-11-1847 Buncombe Co, NC d.3-13-1935
buried OLCC Clay Co, NC.
The Sellers' had 10 children;
1. ALETHA SELLERS married Rev. Wiley Henson
2. JAMES D. SELLERS married RADIE LEDFORD (parents currently unknown)
3. ELBERT EDWARD SELLERS b.6-14-1876 Towns Co, GA d.8-22-1952 Dover, OH.
Married 8-16-1896...
MAGNOLIA "NOLA" LEDFORD, daughter of MERRITT DANIEL and BETTY JACKSON
LEDFORD (Merritt Daniel son of Jason D. and Betsy Bradley Ledford -- Jason D. son of Peter G.
Ledford, Sr.), b.3-11-1876 d.5-29-1960 Dover, OH.
They had 2 children;
a. GEORGE MATNEY SELLERS married Mattie Telitha Cumi Berrong
b. MYRTLE GEOGIA SELLERS married George D. Davis
4. LENORA SELLERS b.6-18-1878 d.7-25-1918 Never married
5. ELIZA SELLERS married ULYSSES "LISH" LEDFORD (parents currently unknown)
6. CALLIE SELLERS married Andy Coleman
7. NANNIE SELLERS married Hershal Sims
8. GEORGE SELLERS died at an early age
9. JULIE SELLERS married Richard "Dick" Jones
10. WILLIAM SELLERS married Bertha Sims

Well, I guess that one wasn't so hard after all. This one will be, though, I know...

#6 child of Rev. James and Nancy Ledford:

THOMAS MANSON LEDFORD b.3-9-1851 (in either Cherokee Co, NC or Towns Co, GA)
d.1-5-1895 buried OLCC Clay Co, NC.
Married 11-25-1875...
SOPHINIA LIDIA ELIZABETH "FINA" ROBERTS, daughter of John Roberts, b.12-3-1859 Flat
Creek, NC d.2-18-1929 buried OLCC Clay Co, NC.
They had 6 children;
1. CARRIE IRENE LEDFORD b.1-20-1877 d.10-20-1905 buried OLCC Clay Co, NC next to
INFANT OF M.G. and CARRIE LEDFORD (no date).
Married 1893/4 Clay Co, NC...
GRANT LEDFORD, son of Elisha Mac and Mattie McGee Ledford (see attached notes for Elisha
and Mattie), b.ca.1875 d.1923 Knoxville, TN.
Their children as known were;
a. JESSIE MAE LEDFORD b.1895 Clay Co, NC married 1916 Knoxville, TN, James Franklin
Cleandenen b.1894 Dandridge, TN.
b. PAULINE LEDFORD married a Hooper
c. HORNER LEDFORD
d. SIGSBEE LEDFORD
e. RUBLE LEDFORD

2.ETTA B. LEDFORD b.5-10-1879 Clay Co, NC d.2-20-1934 buried OLCC CLAY Co, NC.
Married (12-18?) 1896 Towns Co, GA...
HILL LEDFORD, son of Elisha Mac and Mattie McGee Ledford, b.6-21-1876 d.12-30-1954
buried OLCC Clay Co, NC.
Children;
a.CARRIE GERTRUDE LEDFORD b.1899 d.1984 Gastonia, NC, married 1921 William Harley
Worley, son of James Edward and Eliza Watkins Worley, b.1904 Clay Co, NC d.1970 Gastonia,
NC.
b.ANNIE MAY LEDFORD b.6-25-1904 d.11-11-1977, married Jack A. (or Frank) Hollifield
c.ROBERT LEDFORD
d.FLOY LEDFORD married a Hollifield
e.AROLLA LEDFORD married Steve Moody
f.BAYES LEDFORD b.2-17-1910 d.11-29-1990 buried OLCC Clay Co, NC, married Myrtle
Cody b.3-25-1909

3.JAMES ROBERT (BOB) LEDFORD b.9-12-1883 d.6-3-1955 buried OLCC Clay Co, NC,
never married.

4.EFFIE JANE LEDFORD b.6-10-1887 Clay Co, NC d.8-12-1957 Clay Co, NC, married
ALFORD ELLER. (No other info)

5.BEULAH LEDFORD b.4-11-1891 Clay Co, NC, married JOHN PEARSON YONCE (or
YANCE). (No other info)

6.RUBY LEDFORD b.7-15-1894 Clay Co, NC d.8-24-1968 Towns Co, GA, married (1)
FRANK HOGSED (2) ? ANDERSON. (No other info)

*Notes for Elisha Mac and Mattie McGee Ledford ---
-Elisha Mac Ledford was the son of Jason D. and Betsy Bradley Ledford...Jason D. the son of
Peter G. Ledford, Sr.
-Mattie McGee was the daughter of Col. Frank and Callie Ledford McGee. Callie was the daughter
of Eli Ledford, beleived to be the son of Peter G. Ledford, Sr.
 

Melessia