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Descendants of George W. Sears

Generation No. 1

1. GEORGE W. SEARS was born Abt. 1816 in Georgia. He married MARTHA W. TULLIS January 31, 1837 in Chambers Co., AL, daughter of AARON TULLIS and JUDITH THURMOND. She was born Abt. 1816 in South Carolina.

Notes for GEORGE W. SEARS:
1850 Russell Co., AL census; p. 60B; HH 832/832:
George Sayers, age 34, overseer, b. GA
Martha, age 34, b. SC
Jane, age 10, b. AL
Sarah, age 9, b. AL
Rachael, age 7, b. AL

1860 Pike Co., AL census; Farriorsville; p. 90; HH 600/600:
George W. Sears, age 43, farmer, b. GA
Martha, age 42, b. SC
Elmira, age 17, b. AL
William C., age 9, b. AL

2. i. RACHEL ELMIRA SEARS, b. May 1843, Alabama; d. October 22, 1914, Normangee, Leon, TX.
ii. JANE SEARS, b. Abt. 1840, Alabama.
3. iii. SARAH JOSEPHINE SEARS, b. April 07, 1841, Alabama; d. January 14, 1890.
iv. WILLIAM C. SEARS, b. Abt. 1851, Alabama.

Generation No. 2

2. RACHEL ELMIRA SEARS (GEORGE W.1) was born May 1843 in Alabama, and died October 22, 1914 in Normangee, Leon, TX. She married DR. JOHN W. HAYS February 18, 1862 in Pike Co., AL, son of WILLIAM HAYS and ELIZABETH NELSON. He was born December 1837 in Montgomery Co., AL, and died April 27, 1916 in Normangee, Leon, TX. Please see my Hays Home Page for the descendants of Rachel


3. SARAH JOSEPHINE SEARS (GEORGE W.1) was born April 07, 1841 in Alabama, and died January 14, 1890. She married WILEY WASHINGTON JENKINS. He was born Abt. 1837 in Georgia.

1860 Pike Co., AL census; Western Div.; Farrionville P.O.; p. 93; HH 632/632:
Washington Jenkins, age 23, overseer, b. GA
Josephine, age 18, b. AL
Laura, age 3/12, b. AL

1870 Pike Co., AL census; Beat 9; Henderson P.O.; p. 396A; HH 228/228:
Wiley W. Jenkins, age 33, farmer, b. GA
Josephine, age 27, b. AL
Laura T., age 11, b. AL
Susanna, age 9, b. AL
Joseph F., age 6, b. AL
William L., age 4, b. AL
Martha E., age 1, b. FL

Children of SARAH SEARS and WILEY JENKINS are:
i. LAURA T. JENKINS, b. Abt. 1859.
ii. SUSANNA JENKINS, b. Abt. 1861.
iii. JOSEPH F. JENKINS, b. Abt. 1864.
iv. WILLIAM L. JENKINS, b. Abt. 1866.
v. MARTHA E. JENKINS, b. Abt. 1869.

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