Friday, June 25, 2010

24 Cosby-Russell

24. Washington Jackson “Hick” Cosby & 25. Rhoda Ellen Russell

6/21/1827, Washington born in TN; s/o 48. Josiah Cosby & 49. Ann ?.
1838, Rody born in TN; d/o 50. John N Russel & 51. Elizabeth J Crunk.
1840, Rhoda lives with her family in Marshall Co., TN
11/21/1850, Rhoda living with her extended family in Marshall Co., TN.
11/25/1850, (S) 1850 Census, TN, Marshall Co. Washington lives with his family.
6/16/1860, (S) 1860 Census, TN, Marshall Co., Belfast. “W J Causbie”, age 22, lives with and is a farmhand for James S Cochran.
6/29/1860, (S) 1860 Census, TN, Marshall Co., Belfast. Rhoda lives with her family and does housework.
12/23/1865, Washington married Rhoda in Washington Co., TN.
8/22/1870, (S) 1870 Census, TN, Marshall Co., Farmington. Washington, a farmer, and “Rody E” have 2 sons, James and John.
1876, Rody died in Lewisburg, TN.
1880, Washington has dispersed his children to other families. James and Samuel are living with their uncle Sam’l M Causbie in Marshal Co., TN. John is living with the family of Robert Eusley, listed as “no kin”.
9/1898, Washington died in Ash Flat, Sharp Co., AR.
Children of Washington and Rhoda:
i. James Marshall Cosby, born 11/10/1867 in TN.
1/13/1897, James married Mary Belle Spotts, born 1864 in AR.
12/1943, James died in Center, Sharp Co., AR.
ii. John Robert Causbie (12), born 11/9/1869 in Lewisburg, Marshall Co., TN.
iii. Samuel Monroe Causbie, born 11/8/1871 in Marshall Co., TN.
Samuel married Bennie Smith.
3/31/1967, Samuel died in Terrell, Kaufman Co., TX. (S) SSDI.
iv. Rhoda Ella Causbie, born 8/22/1876 in Lewisburg, TN.
8/20/1899, Rhoda married John Robert Nix.
12/21/1911, Ella died in Sharp Co., AR.

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