The Markhams

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Generation No. 5

        39.  John Markham (William I.6, Arthur5, ARTHUR4, ARTHUR3, THOMAS2, Thomas1) was born June 12, 1822 in Camden County, Georgia, and died November 04, 1900 in Marion County Florida.  He married (1) Janie Edenfield Haden Abt. 1848.  She was born Abt. 1832 in South Carolina, and died Abt. 1870.  He married (2) Martha "Mattie" Ann Winifred Folks July 19, 1874 in Levy County Florida.  She was born August 07, 1848 in Georgia, and died January 02, 1901 in Valdosta, Georgia.

Notes for John Markham:

July 4, 1876 John was appointed a road commissioner. April 12, 1869 was commissioner in district 5.

Articles in the levy county records shows the spelling of Marcum.

I went on line on the computer august 2000 and found the marriage records of John.  It stated he married Mrs. Martha A. W. Folks on 7-19-1874 on Sunday.  Those records spelled his name Marcrum.  Just a note about records.

Children of John Markham and Janie Haden are:

+      124  i.      Nancy Caroline Markham, born December 06, 1850 in Marion County Florida; died October 14, 1918.

+      125  ii.     James G. Markham, born Abt. 1851; died November 1928.

         126  iii.    Alice Rebecca Markham, born Abt. 1852 in Levy County, Florida.  She married Daniel M. Inman June 11, 1871; born Unknown; died Unknown.

+      127  iv.    Melissa Ann Markham, born Abt. 1856.

        128  v.     America M. Markham, born 1859.

+      129  vi.    Andrew Jackson Markham, born Abt. 1862 in Gulf Hammock, Florida; died April 01, 1934 in Romeo, Florida.

+      130  vii.   Soleta Anroseta Markham, born November 08, 1865; died January 07, 1929.

+      131  viii.  John E. Markham, born April 22, 1868 in Levy County, Florida; died November 13, 1952.

Children of John Markham and Martha Folks are:    

        132  i.      Willard Markham, born Abt. 1875.  He married Era Bell Parker September 23, 1913 in Levy County Florida.

+      133  ii.     Harriet Anner Markham, born October 11, 1876 in Marion County Florida; died September 25, 1934 in Levy County, Florida.

+      134  iii.    William Hardee Markham, born May 25, 1879 in Levy County, Florida; died August 23, 1954 in Marion County Florida.

+      135  iv.    Eugenia Markham, born Abt. 1881; died Unknown.

         136  v.     Henry Walter Markham, born July 30, 1888 in Levy County, Florida; died February 09, 1928.  He married Mamie ?; born in Georgia.

+      137  vi.    Jesse Eileen Markham, born October 03, 1887 in Levy County, Florida; died April 05, 1958.

+      138  vii.   Ollie Clyde Markham, born August 27, 1890 in Levy County, Florida; died August 01, 1969 in Marion County Florida.

        42.  Henry Ann Markham (John6, Arthur5, ARTHUR4, ARTHUR3, THOMAS2, Thomas1) was born March 22, 1809 in Bedford County, Virginia, and died May 05, 1885 in Hart County, Kentucky.  She married Nelson Crawford Dewitt August 27, 1828 in Bedford County, Virginia, son of James DeWitt and Dorcus Worley. 

Children of Henry Markham and Nelson Dewitt are:

        139  i.      Charles P. Dewitt.

        140  ii.     John W. Dewitt.

        141  iii.    Frances Dewitt.  She married ? Boston.

        142  iv.    Martha B. Dewitt.  She married ? Bryant.

        143  v.     Julia Dewitt.  She married ? Bryant.

        144  vi.    Mary Dewitt.  She married ? Owens.

        145  vii.   Emily Dewitt.  She married ? Bird.

        146  viii.  Louisa Elizabeth Dewitt, born 1835 in                Barren County, Kentucky; died 1909 in Green County, Kentucky.  She married John Marcum.

+       147  ix.   Sarah Newton Dewitt, born 1848 in Hart County, Kentucky; died 1926 in Klamath County, Oregon.  

    43.  Moses Marcum (Josiah6, Thomas5 Markham, Thomas4, ARTHUR3, THOMAS2, Thomas1) was born 1785 in Wayne County, Virginia.  He married (1) Christina Wiley, daughter of Janie.    He married (2) Edy Bryant June 11, 1819 in Flory County, Kentucky.    

Children of Moses Marcum and Christina Wiley are:

+    139         i.   Malenda Marcum, born September 22, 1814 in Wayne County, W. Va.; died Aft. 1880 in Wayne County, W. Va..

      140        ii.   Moses Marcum, Jr, born 1819.  He married (1) Maria Elswick.  He married (2) Martha Vance August 16, 1854 in Logan, W. Va.; died Bef. 1867.  He married (3) Zemany Pack August 31, 1867 in Wayne County, W. Va.; born Abt. 1849 in Lawrence County, Kentucky.

Children of Moses Marcum and Edy Bryant are:

+    141       iii.   Gideon Marcum, born 1822 in Virginia.

+    142       iv.   Marinda Marcum, born Abt. 1823 in Logan County, W. Va.; died in Wayne County, W. Va..

      143        v.   Gordon P. Marcum, born 1825.

      143-A    vi.   Carter T. Marcum, born 1829.

      144      vii.   James Harrison Marcum, born 1835.

      145     viii.   Harvey Marcum, born 1837.

+    146       ix.   Rebecca Marcum, born 1838 in Lawrence County, Kentucky; died Bet. 1880 - 1920 in Wayne County, W. Va..

 

        46.  James Madison Markham (Martha W. "Polly"6, Thomas5, ARTHUR4, ARTHUR3, THOMAS2, Thomas1) was born Abt. 1818 in Virginia.  He married Edith Cottrell May 03, 1838 in Bedford County, Virginia, daughter of Thomas Cottrell and Sarah Campbell.        

Children of James Markham and Edith Cottrell are:

+      148  i.      Martha Ann Markham, born February 1839 in Bedford County,  Virginia.

        149  ii.     William Thomas Markham, born 1841.

        150  iii.    Parson W. Markham, born October 31, 1842.

        151  iv.    America J. Markham, born 1847.

        152  v.     Washington R. Markham, 

        153  vi.    Stephen Jefferson Markham

        154  vii.   Sarah Lydia Markham, born November 1852.

        48.  Henrietta Markham (Martha W. "Polly"6, Thomas5, ARTHUR4, ARTHUR3, THOMAS2, Thomas1) was born May 1827 in Virginia.  She married George Toms February 03, 1847 in Bedford County, Virginia, son of John Toms and Nancy Neal.         

Child of Henrietta Markham and George Toms is:

+      155  i.      John R. Toms