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The name Waite is an English occupational name for watchman. There may have some confusion with the name White.


Descendants of Russell Waite
Generation No. 1
1. RUSSELL1 WAITE was born in North Carolina. He married BETTY ARMSTRONG. She was born in Georgia.
Child of RUSSELL WAITE and BETTY ARMSTRONG is: 2. i. ANDREW M.2 WAITE, b. 23 Mar 1846, Jasper County, Mississippi; d. 25 May 1929, Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama.

Generation No. 2
2. ANDREW M.2 WAITE (RUSSELL1)1 was born 23 Mar 1846 in Jasper County, Mississippi1, and died 25 May 1929 in Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama1. He married MARY J. HERRON1. She was born Oct 1838 in Alabama, and died Bet. 1890 - 1896 in Choctaw County, Alabama1.
Notes for ANDREW M. WAITE: Andrew was in Company E of the First Alabama Artillery for the Confederate States of America at Fort Morgan, Alabama, during the Civil War. Taken from a history of Silas, AL, by Pauline Edgar Britton: "Before 1880 there were four families living in the settlement that is today Silas, Alabama. These were the Bill Fails, the Andrew Waites family, the Memphis DuBoses and the Thomas Shoemakers.... Andrew Waite secured his livelihood from the soil..."
Children of ANDREW WAITE and MARY HERRON are:
3. i. WALTER H.3 WAITE, b. 1867, Alabama; d. 1941, Alabama.
4. ii. THOMAS "TOM" JAMES WAITE, b. 11 May 1869, Alabama; d. 21 Jun 1960, Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama.
5. iii. MOLLIE WAITE, b. 1870; d. 1906.
6. iv. MARTHA FREDONIA "MATTIE" WAITE, b. 02 May 1876, Alabama; d. 12 Dec 1959.
7. v. JOHN ANDREW "JOHNNY" WAITE, b. 01 Feb 1880; d. 19 May 1957, Choctaw County, Alabama.

Generation No. 3
3. WALTER H.3 WAITE (ANDREW M.2, RUSSELL1)1 was born 1867 in Alabama1, and died 1941 in Alabama1. He married MATTIE SUSAN GRIFFINS1 06 Apr 1890 in Choctaw County, Alabama1. She was born 1868 in Alabama1, and died Feb 1936 in Alabama1.
Children of WALTER WAITE and MATTIE GRIFFINS are:
i. WILLIAM F.4 WAITE1, b. 06 Mar 18911; d. 19 Jul 1896, Choctaw County, Alabama1.
8. ii. MARY LILLA WAITE, b. 21 Jul 1893, Alabama; d. 13 May 1963, Satsuma, Mobile County, Alabama.
9. iii. MATTIE ELIZABETH WAITE, b. 06 Jan 1896, Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama; d. 16 Sep 1980, Cuba, Sumter County, Alabama.
10. iv. TRUDIE WAITE, b. 21 Oct 1898, Alabama; d. 08 Apr 1975.
v. EARNEST E. WAITE1, b. 07 Feb 19021; d. 10 May 1976, Eight Mile, Mobile County, Alabama1.
11. vi. ANDREW PRICE WAITE, b. 12 May 1905; d. 24 Jul 1975, Eight Mile, Mobile County, Alabama.
4. THOMAS "TOM" JAMES3 WAITE (ANDREW M.2, RUSSELL1)1 was born 11 May 1869 in Alabama1, and died 21 Jun 1960 in Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama1. He married LOU ELLA CULLOM1 22 Jan 1891 in Choctaw County, Alabama1, daughter of LIDGE CULLOM and MOLLIE UNKNOWN. She was born 12 Jun 1873 in Alabama1, and died 30 Nov 1960 in Alabama1.
Children of THOMAS WAITE and LOU CULLOM are:
12. i. CURTIS E.4 WAITE, b. 04 Oct 1896, Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama; d. 29 Jul 1970, Pascagoula, Jackson County, Mississippi.
13. ii. ANDREW LAFAYETTE "FATE" WAITE, b. 28 Apr 1899, Alabama; d. 17 Jul 1954, Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama.
14. iii. JESSIE MAE WAITE, b. 29 Jul 1902; d. 1993, Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama.
15. iv. DENTON THOMAS WAITE, b. 15 Apr 1910, Cullomburg, Choctaw County, Alabama; d. 25 Aug 1984, Meridian, Lauderdale County, Mississippi.
5. MOLLIE3 WAITE (ANDREW M.2, RUSSELL1)1 was born 18701, and died 19061. She married JOHN CULLOM1. He died 19171.
Children of MOLLIE WAITE and JOHN CULLOM are:
i. LOLA LEE4 CULLOM1, b. 19031; d. 19971; m. CURVIN T. STOKLEY1, 07 Mar 1925, Choctaw County, Alabama1; b. 19031; d. 19871.
ii. OTIS CULLOM1, b. 1905, Alabama1; m. ANNIE EARLY1, 15 Nov 1926, Branch, Choctaw County, Alabama1; b. 1906, Alabama.
6. MARTHA FREDONIA "MATTIE"3 WAITE (ANDREW M.2, RUSSELL1)1 was born 02 May 1876 in Alabama1, and died 12 Dec 19591. She married WILLIAM THOMAS "TOM" POWE MCFADDEN1 06 Apr 1898 in Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama1. He was born 15 May 1859 in Alabama1, and died 26 Mar 19331.
Children of MARTHA WAITE and WILLIAM MCFADDEN are:
i. LEONA4 MCFADDEN1, b. Feb 1899, Alabama1; d. 12 Feb 1966, Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama1; m. UNKNOWN CAMPBELL1.
ii. DEWEY MCFADDEN1, b. 08 Aug 19001; d. 11 Nov 19781; m. ANNIE MAE GILES1, 24 May 1931, Choctaw County, Alabama1; b. 01 Aug 19141; d. 26 Sep 19731.
iii. STOVA MCFADDEN1, b. 19031; d. 19871.
iv. EMMET MCFADDEN1, b. 18 Oct 19041; d. 16 Mar 19881; m. ERIN WILLIAMS1, 28 Dec 1938, Choctaw County, Alabama1; b. 14 Jul 19081; d. 25 Mar 19881.
v. ETHEL MCFADDEN1, b. 11 Jun 19071; d. 29 Aug 1997, Choctaw County, Alabama1; m. LARKIN ELBA GILES1; b. 18 Aug 19031; d. 10 Jun 1980, Choctaw County, Alabama1.
vi. ANNIE GRACE MCFADDEN1, b. 19141; d. 19921; m. HORACE RICHARD STOKLEY1, 29 Apr 1947, Choctaw County, Alabama1.
vii. HAZEL MCFADDEN1, b. 27 Jan 19181; m. SIDNEY BUD PHILLIPS1; b. 16 Oct 1909, Choctaw County, Alabama1; d. 28 Oct 1997, Choctaw County, Alabama1.
7. JOHN ANDREW "JOHNNY"3 WAITE (ANDREW M.2, RUSSELL1)1 was born 01 Feb 18801, and died 19 May 1957 in Choctaw County, Alabama1. He married ETTIE AMERICA EDGAR1 24 Aug 1907 in Choctaw County, Alabama1, daughter of JOHN EDGAR and FLORENCE PENTON. She was born 26 Sep 18891, and died 06 Jan 1923 in Choctaw County, Alabama1.
Children of JOHN WAITE and ETTIE EDGAR are: Fred Oliver and Perry Waite.

Generation No. 4
8. MARY LILLA4 WAITE (WALTER H.3, ANDREW M.2, RUSSELL1)1 was born 21 Jul 1893 in Alabama1, and died 13 May 1963 in Satsuma, Mobile County, Alabama1. She married JESSE E. STOKLEY1 08 Feb 1914 in Choctaw County, Alabama1. He was born 28 Sep 1881 in Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama1, and died 28 Dec 1929 in Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama1.
Child of MARY WAITE and JESSE STOKLEY is: 16. i. FANNIE MAE5 STOKLEY, b. 07 Sep 1917.
9. MATTIE ELIZABETH4 WAITE (WALTER H.3, ANDREW M.2, RUSSELL1)1 was born 06 Jan 1896 in Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama1, and died 16 Sep 1980 in Cuba, Sumter County, Alabama1. She married GEORGE LAW HERRING, JR.1 06 Apr 1919 in Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama1, son of GEORGE HERRING and SARAH GRIMES. He was born 30 Jul 1885 in Millry, Washington County, Alabama1, and died 08 Sep 1958 in Millry, Washington County, Alabama1.
Children of MATTIE WAITE and GEORGE HERRING are:
17. i. OLLIE MARIE5 HERRING, b. 13 Apr 1921, Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama.
18. ii. SAMUEL FRANKLIN "FRANK" HERRING, b. 29 Mar 1923; d. 30 Sep 1974, Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama.
19. iii. GEORGE RAYMOND HERRING, b. 11 Jun 1926, Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama; d. 02 May 2001, Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama.
20. iv. MATTIE MAUDE HERRING, b. 23 Feb 1936, Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama.
10. TRUDIE4 WAITE (WALTER H.3, ANDREW M.2, RUSSELL1)1 was born 21 Oct 1898 in Alabama1, and died 08 Apr 19751.
Child of TRUDIE WAITE is: INA5 WAITE1, b. 23 May 19201; d. 24 Aug 1995, Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama1; m. O.S. ROBBINS1; b. 18851; d. 19551.
11. ANDREW PRICE4 WAITE (WALTER H.3, ANDREW M.2, RUSSELL1)1 was born 12 May 19051, and died 24 Jul 1975 in Eight Mile, Mobile County, Alabama1. He married ESTHER ROBINSON1. She was born 17 Jul 19101, and died 08 May 1977 in Eight Mile, Mobile County, Alabama1.
Children of ANDREW WAITE and ESTHER ROBINSON are:
i. THURMAN E.5 WAITE1, b. 12 Jul 1929, Alabama1; d. 05 Jun 1988, Bay Minette, Baldwin County, Alabama1.
ii. HERMAN WAITE1, b. 12 Jul 1929, Alabama1; d. 12 Jul 1929, Alabama1.
21. iii. CARLTON SCOTT WAITE, SR., b. 11 Aug 1930; d. 08 Jun 1977.
iv. INFANT WAITE1, b. 02 Oct 1934, Alabama1; d. 02 Oct 1934, Alabama1.
22. v. MARILYN FAYE WAITE, b. 27 Dec 1941.
vi. CAROLYN JUNE WAITE1, b. 16 Jun 19451; m. JOE WEST1.
12. CURTIS E.4 WAITE (THOMAS "TOM" JAMES3, ANDREW M.2, RUSSELL1)1 was born 04 Oct 1896 in Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama1, and died 29 Jul 1970 in Pascagoula, Jackson County, Mississippi1. He married MARY STANLEY1 24 Jan 1919 in Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama1. She was born 15 Jan 1898 in Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama1, and died 28 Aug 19881.
Children of CURTIS WAITE and MARY STANLEY are:
23. i. IDA MAE5 WAITE, b. 20 Feb 1920.
ii. EARL WILBER WAITE1, b. 30 Dec 19221; d. 30 Jul 19671; m. HAZEL MERLE CLARK1, 11 Jan 1942, Choctaw County, Alabama1.
iii. RAYMOND WAITE1, m. DEAN BELL1.
iv. LOUISE WAITE, b. Oct 1923, Choctaw County, Alabama; d. 07 Feb 1925, Bolinger, Choctaw County, Alabama.
v. JAMES EDWARD WAITE1, b. 16 Nov 1928, Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama1; d. 15 Jan 2002, Biloxi, Harrison County, Mississippi1.
vi. OLA GRAY WAITE1, m. WOODIE CURRY1.
vii. JULIUS WAITE1, m. FREDNA CURRY1.
13. ANDREW LAFAYETTE "FATE"4 WAITE (THOMAS "TOM" JAMES3, ANDREW M.2, RUSSELL1)1 was born 28 Apr 1899 in Alabama1, and died 17 Jul 1954 in Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama1. He married GEORGIA STANLEY1. She was born 19061, and died 19831.
Children of ANDREW WAITE and GEORGIA STANLEY are: Braxton, Vera Nell, Harold, Billy, and Betty Waite.
14. JESSIE MAE4 WAITE (THOMAS "TOM" JAMES3, ANDREW M.2, RUSSELL1)1 was born 29 Jul 19021, and died 1993 in Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama1. She married JOHN WILLARD COOPER1 25 Mar 1918 in Choctaw County, Alabama1. He was born 12 Apr 1891 in Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama1, and died 14 May 1956 in Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama1.
Children of JESSIE WAITE and JOHN COOPER are:
24. i. ERCLEE5 COOPER, b. 30 Dec 1919; d. 07 Nov 2005, Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama.
ii. HILDA MARIE COOPER1, m. RABER MARVIN SINGLEY1, 13 Dec 1940, Choctaw County, Alabama1.
iii. JAMES REX COOPER1, m. JANELL FLOWERS1.
iv. PLUMER FLOYD COOPER1, m. JANICE FLOWERS1.
15. DENTON THOMAS4 WAITE (THOMAS "TOM" JAMES3, ANDREW M.2, RUSSELL1)1 was born 15 Apr 1910 in Cullomburg, Choctaw County, Alabama1, and died 25 Aug 1984 in Meridian, Lauderdale County, Mississippi1. He married MABEL EDITH TAYLOR1 06 Nov 1929 in Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama1, daughter of JAMES TAYLOR and ARTIE JORDAN. She was born 29 Sep 1910 in Souwilpa, Choctaw County, Alabama1, and died 14 Feb 1988 in Meridian, Lauderdale County, Mississippi1.
Children of DENTON WAITE and MABEL TAYLOR are:
25. i. CLARIECE VIRGINIA5 WAITE, b. 07 Mar 1931, Souwilpa, Choctaw County, Alabama.
26. ii. GERALD ANDERSON WAITE, b. 29 Aug 1933, Souwilpa, Choctaw County, Alabama.
27. iii. NORMA LOUISE WAITE, b. 24 Jan 1936, Souwilpa, Choctaw County, Alabama.
28. iv. ANN LAURA WAITE, b. 08 Aug 1939, Souwilpa, Choctaw County, Alabama.

Generation No. 5
16. FANNIE MAE5 STOKLEY (MARY LILLA4 WAITE, WALTER H.3, ANDREW M.2, RUSSELL1)1 was born 07 Sep 19171. She married (1) UNKNOWN LUCAS1. She married (2) COLUMBUS M. HICKS1 29 Dec 1937 in Choctaw County, Alabama1. He was born 12 Mar 19141, and died 04 Nov 19741.
Child of FANNIE STOKLEY and COLUMBUS HICKS is: i. INFANT SON6 HICKS1, b. 13 Dec 19381; d. 13 Dec 19381.
17. OLLIE MARIE5 HERRING (MATTIE ELIZABETH4 WAITE, WALTER H.3, ANDREW M.2, RUSSELL1)1 was born 13 Apr 1921 in Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama1. She married DIONYSUS JOHN "D.J." MARTIN1 31 Oct 1947 in Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama1. He was born 12 Nov 1920 in Standard, Hancock County, Mississippi1, and died 05 May 2010 in Standard, Hancock County, Mississippi.
Child of OLLIE HERRING and DIONYSUS MARTIN is: Danny Lee Martin.
18. SAMUEL FRANKLIN "FRANK"5 HERRING (MATTIE ELIZABETH4 WAITE, WALTER H.3, ANDREW M.2, RUSSELL1)1 was born 29 Mar 19231, and died 30 Sep 1974 in Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama1. He married TWILA PAGE1 31 Dec 19571. She was born 15 Apr 1929 in Hallowell, Cherokee County, Kansas1, and died 02 Oct 1993 in Mt. Vernon, Mobile County, Alabama1.
Child of SAMUEL HERRING and TWILA PAGE is: Paige Herring.
19. GEORGE RAYMOND5 HERRING (MATTIE ELIZABETH4 WAITE, WALTER H.3, ANDREW M.2, RUSSELL1)1 was born 11 Jun 1926 in Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama1, and died 02 May 2001 in Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama1. He married MARY ANN TAYLOR1 19 Jul 1947 in Bride's home in Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama1, daughter of ALEXANDER TAYLOR and ALVA LOFTIN. She was born 15 Jan 1928 in Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama1.
Children of GEORGE HERRING and MARY TAYLOR are: Bernie Ann, Gregory Alan, and Mary Elizabeth Herring.
20. MATTIE MAUDE5 HERRING (MATTIE ELIZABETH4 WAITE, WALTER H.3, ANDREW M.2, RUSSELL1)1 was born 23 Feb 1936 in Silas, Choctaw County, Alabama1. She married HERBERT ALAN BYRD1 02 Jan 1960 in Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama1, son of RAYMOND BYRD and CELESTE CAMERON. He was born 31 Aug 1934 in Walker (Siloam), Sumter County, Alabama1, and died 28 Apr 2000 in York, Sumter County, Alabama1.
Children of MATTIE HERRING and HERBERT BYRD are: Marie Elizabeth and Susan Ann Byrd.
21. CARLTON SCOTT5 WAITE, SR. (ANDREW PRICE4, WALTER H.3, ANDREW M.2, RUSSELL1)1 was born 11 Aug 19301, and died 08 Jun 19771. He married GRACE NEWANNA FAIRCHILD1.
Children of CARLTON WAITE and GRACE FAIRCHILD are: Carlton Scott Jr., Andrew Paul, and Virginia Ann Waite.
22. MARILYN FAYE5 WAITE (ANDREW PRICE4, WALTER H.3, ANDREW M.2, RUSSELL1)1 was born 27 Dec 19411. She married CALVIN LEE STOKLEY1.
Children of MARILYN WAITE and CALVIN STOKLEY are: Jim Michael, Brenda Faye, and Linda Rene Stokley.
23. IDA MAE5 WAITE (CURTIS E.4, THOMAS "TOM" JAMES3, ANDREW M.2, RUSSELL1)1 was born 20 Feb 19201. She married EBER H. SINGLEY1 14 Dec 1935 in Choctaw County, Alabama1. He was born 14 Mar 19051, and died 22 May 19901.
Children of IDA WAITE and EBER SINGLEY are: Ella Rene, Cheryl, Darrell, and an Infant Son Singley.
24. ERCLEE5 COOPER (JESSIE MAE4 WAITE, THOMAS "TOM" JAMES3, ANDREW M.2, RUSSELL1)1 was born 30 Dec 19191, and died 07 Nov 2005 in Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama1. She married JOHN T. SINGLEY1 29 Dec 1934 in Choctaw County, Alabama1. He was born 19141.
Children of ERCLEE COOPER and JOHN SINGLEY are: Lou and Sara Singley.
25. CLARIECE VIRGINIA5 WAITE (DENTON THOMAS4, THOMAS "TOM" JAMES3, ANDREW M.2, RUSSELL1)1 was born 07 Mar 1931 in Souwilpa, Choctaw County, Alabama1. She married PETTUS MORGAN SPARROW1 04 Sep 1954 in Gilbertown, Choctaw County, Alabama1, son of HERMAN SPARROW and IDA BUSH.
Children of CLARIECE WAITE and PETTUS SPARROW are: Steven Pettus, Karen Ann, and Daniel Morgan Sparrow.
26. GERALD ANDERSON5 WAITE (DENTON THOMAS4, THOMAS "TOM" JAMES3, ANDREW M.2, RUSSELL1)1 was born 29 Aug 1933 in Souwilpa, Choctaw County, Alabama1. He married CARLENE HARRISON1 16 Mar 1957 in Gilbertown, Choctaw County, Alabama1, daughter of FRED HARRISON and VINNIE ROBINSON.
Child of GERALD WAITE and CARLENE HARRISON is: Pamela Louise Waite.
27. NORMA LOUISE5 WAITE (DENTON THOMAS4, THOMAS "TOM" JAMES3, ANDREW M.2, RUSSELL1)1 was born 24 Jan 1936 in Souwilpa, Choctaw County, Alabama1. She married BOBBY RAY BEARD1 25 May 1955 in Gilbertown, Choctaw County, Alabama1, son of MILTON BEARD and MILDRED MASON.
Children of NORMA WAITE and BOBBY BEARD are: Stanley Ray and Robert Kerry Beard.
28. ANN LAURA5 WAITE (DENTON THOMAS4, THOMAS "TOM" JAMES3, ANDREW M.2, RUSSELL1)1 was born 08 Aug 1939 in Souwilpa, Choctaw County, Alabama1. She married NATHAN LAMAR BEARD1 14 May 1960 in Gilbertown, Choctaw County, Alabama1, son of NATHAN BEARD and MATTIE CHADWICK.
Children of ANN WAITE and NATHAN BEARD are: Timothy Lamar and Deborah Anne Beard.

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