The Lowry Family

Of

Bedford County, Va.

Presented by Thomas A. Markham

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    190.  Frances Lowry Christian (Mary Agnes6 Thornhill, Lucinda Abigail5 Lowry, William4, John3, William Burr2, John1) was born September 16, 1889 in Appomattox County, Virginia, and died May 09, 1973 in Lynchburg, Virginia.  She married Granville Parks Jennings April 10, 1917 in Richmond, Virginia.  He was born September 22, 1886 in Amherst County, Virginia, and died May 09, 1973 in Appomattox County, Virginia.   

Children of Frances Christian and Granville Jennings are:

       228    i.       David Parks Jennings, born August 10, 1918 in Amherst County, Virginia; died August 08, 1921 in Amherst County, Virginia.

       229    ii.       Agnes Goode Jennings, born September 23, 1920 in Appomattox County, Virginia.  She married (1) Richard Ashton Cocke.  She married (2) Charles Everett Spain July 17, 1943.

       230   iii.       George Christian Jennings, born June 18, 1922 in Appomattox County, Virginia; died April 13, 1992 in Windsor, NC.  He married Ellen Thompson March 27, 1944 in Woodbridge, Virginia.

       231   iv.       Thomas Henry Jennings, born November 01, 1924 in Appomattox County, Virginia.  He married Eileen Agnes Thorpe June 19, 1950 in Richmond, Virginia.

       232   v.       Mary Frances Jennings, born January 25, 1927 in Appomattox County, Virginia.  She married Robert Monroe Dyess December 22, 1954 in Hebron Church, Appomattox County, Virginia.

 

    192.  Lucy Mildred Christian (Mary Agnes6 Thornhill, Lucinda Abigail5 Lowry, William4, John3, William Burr2, John1) was born September 03, 1892 in Appomattox County, Virginia, and died October 24, 1989 in Appomattox County, Virginia.  She married Keeling Herndon Sisson June 09, 1915 in Richmond, Virginia.  He was born May 06, 1881 in Richmond, Virginia, and died July 31, 1969.   

Children of Lucy Christian and Keeling Sisson are:

       233    i.       Lucy Keeling Sisson, born May 13, 1919 in Richmond, Virginia.  She married Wesley Merritt Higgins June 08, 1946.

       234    ii.       Mildred Christian Sisson, born March 26, 1925.  She married Paul Alexander Atkins.

       235   iii.       Keeling Herndon Sisson III, born April 17, 1929.  He married Nelda Jean Bracey.

 

    193.  Thomas Luther Christian (Mary Agnes6 Thornhill, Lucinda Abigail5 Lowry, William4, John3, William Burr2, John1) was born April 06, 1894 in Appomattox County, Virginia, and died February 06, 1989 in Covington, Virginia.  He married Katherine Elizabeth Carson October 10, 1917 in Appomattox County, Virginia.  She was born November 06, 1895 in Appomattox County, Virginia, and died June 19, 1980 in Allegheny County, Virginia.   

Child of Thomas Christian and Katherine Carson is:

       236    i.       Elsie Lowry Christian, born April 26, 1921 in Appomattox County, Virginia.  She married Edward Newton Kenny December 19, 1942 in Clifton Forge, Virginia.

 

    195.  William Diuguid Christian (Mary Agnes6 Thornhill, Lucinda Abigail5 Lowry, William4, John3, William Burr2, John1) was born May 23, 1901 in Lynchburg, Virginia, and died February 1945 in Richmond, Virginia.  He married Mary Susan Booker.  She was born July 25, 1899, and died June 1978 in Newport News, Virginia.    

Children of William Christian and Mary Booker are:

       237    i.       Peggy Sue Christian, born August 12, 1928 in Grand Rapids, MI.  She married Ronald Cicke Shiflett June 03, 1948 in Richmond, Virginia.

       238    ii.       Katherine B. Christian, born October 17, 1935 in Grand Rapids, MI.  She married Joseph Wilson Young January 1959 in Charlottesville, Virginia.

 

    196.  Edward Carroll James, Jr. (Susan Frances6 Thornhill, Lucinda Abigail5 Lowry, William4, John3, William Burr2, John1) was born September 19, 1899, and died June 04, 1940 in White Plains, NY.  He married Lillian Cecelia Byrne March 1930.    

Child of Edward James and Lillian Byrne is:

       239    i.       Lillian Barie James.

 

    197.  Dorothy James (Susan Frances6 Thornhill, Lucinda Abigail5 Lowry, William4, John3, William Burr2, John1) was born July 09, 1905.  She married Allen Meador Farmer March 02, 1927.   

Children of Dorothy James and Allen Farmer are:

       240    i.       Jimmy Farmer, born April 14, 1931.

       241    ii.       Joan Farmer, born May 16, 193

 

    200.  Bessie Lillian Lowry (Junius D.6, Charles Burr5, William4, John3, William Burr2, John1) was born March 28, 1891 in Lowry (Bedford County) Virginia, and died January 15, 1983 in Bedford, Virginia.  She married Walter Allen Markham, Sr. April 13, 1910 in Lowry (Bedford County) Virginia.  He was born September 05, 1885 in Lowry (Bedford County) Virginia, and died June 02, 1949 in Farming Accident,  (Lowry Virginia).   

Children of Bessie Lowry and Walter Markham are:

+     242    i.       Walter Allen Markham, Jr., born January 29, 1911 in Cincinnati, Ohio; died May 30, 1995 in Okeechobee, Florida.

+     243    ii.       Roscoe Lowry Markham, born January 25, 1913 in Lowry (Bedford County) Virginia; died April 11, 1969 in Okeechobee County, Florida.

+     244   iii.       Elizabeth Markham, born March 25, 1924 in Lowry (Bedford County) Virginia.

    201.  Catherine Lowry (Junius D.6, Charles Burr5, William4, John3, William Burr2, John1) was born in Bedford County, Virginia.  She married Thomas Pane.     

Children of Catherine Lowry and Thomas Pane are:

       245    i.       J. T. Pane.

       246    ii.       Betty Lee Pane.

 

Generation No. 8

    206.  Karen Rae Huff (Paul Nelson7, Dorothy Theresa6 Grounds, Nelson Lowry5, Nancy Ann4 Lowry, William B.3, William Burr2, John1) was born March 27, 1942 in Lakin, KS.  She married Alvin Arno Parker August 28, 1961 in Denver, CO.  He was born October 25, 1941 in Tallahassee, Florida.  

Children of Karen Huff and Alvin Parker are:

       247    i.       Darryl Lee Parker, born August 09, 1974 in Rochester, NY.

       248    ii.       Cheryl Lynn Parker, born September 15, 1978 in Charlotte, NC.

209.  June Eaton (Ruby7 Kinzer, Harvey Lowry6, Ann M.5 Lowry, Elliott4, John3, William Burr2, John1)  She married Hillman.    

Child of June Eaton and Hillman is:

       249    i.       Nancy Hillman.  She married Burgess.  

 

    208.  Luther Carlton Thornhill (Aubrey Jeter7, Luther Rice6, Lucinda Abigail5 Lowry, William4, John3, William Burr2, John1) was born March 13, 1904.  He married Mary.    

Child of Luther Thornhill and Mary is:

       250       i.    Robert Thornhill, born 1933.

 

    211.  Thomas Aubrey Thornhill (Aubrey Jeter7, Luther Rice6, Lucinda Abigail5 Lowry, William4, John3, William Burr2, John1) was born March 12, 1914.  He married Martha Rhea April 1935. 

Child of Thomas Thornhill and Martha Rhea is:

       251        i.    John Aubrey Thornhill, born August 02, 1936.