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Isham Dickson (I.D.) Brown,Sr. (youngest son of Felix Brown - My Great Grandfather)
I do not know the correct spelling for Isham although when asked by the Census Taker he said he was Isum Brown (For I am a Brown). He is listed as Dickson Brown on the 1870 MS. census in Felix Brown household.

......6 I.D. Brown, Sr. b. Sept. 1861 at Rials Creek - Mendenhall, Mississippi d. May 15, 1925 Cade, Texas. Buried Wortham Cem. Wortham, TX.
......+ 1st. wife, Lacy Ann Williamson on Sept. 4, 1879 in Simpson Co. MS. b. Feb. 1844 Weathersby, MS. d. 1918 Cade, TX. Buried Wortham Cem., Wortham, TX. Lacy had two children before she married I.D. (1.) Jessie Robin Williamson b. Sept. 17, 1868 d. April 1, 1965 m. Sarah Lillie Finch on Dec. 11, 1890 b. March 7, 1875 d. Sept. 17, 1962. Buried at Goodwater Cem., Magee, MS. His father was an Indian named ? Youngblood. Jessie was named for his Grandfather Jesse and Uncle Robin Williamson. Robin Williamson signed as witness on marriage bond for Lacy Ann & I.D. Brown to marry.

Descendants of (1) Jessie Robin & Sarah Lillie Finch Williamson:
..2 Ransom A. Williamson b. 1892 d. 1960 Burial: Goodwater Cemetery, Magee, MS.
..+ Stella Runnels b. 1895 d. Dec. 12, 1969
...3 Ward Dave "Dub" Williamson b. 1912 d. Sept. 1982
...+ Ruby Frances Mangum b. 1912
....4 Willoughby "Bill" Williamson b. 1933
....+ Sula Fay May b. 1937 d. Dec. 9, 1993 Burial: Mendenhall Cem., Mendenhall, MS.
....+ 2nd. Sue Unknown
....4 Billie Jo Williamson b. 1936 - Lives in Pensacola, FL.
....+ Paul Vinson
....4 Virgle Ray Williamson b. Sept. 11, 1930 d. Apr. 8, 1987 in Albany, Dougherty, GA. Miltary Service: U.S. Marine Corps, Retired Burial: Mendenhall Cem., Mendenhall, MS.
....+ Mary Eloise Martin b. Sept. 22, 1934 m. Apr. 10, 1954 in Pinola, MS.
...3 Jenny Bell Williamson b. 1915
...+ Unknown Yelverton
...+2nd. Unknown Stall
...3 Carmel Inez Williamson b. 1919 Burial: Mendenhall Cem., Mendenhall, MS.
...+ Willie B. Cliburn b. Sept. 26, 1919 d. April 1986
....4 Charles Ray Cliburn b. 1940
....4 Jimmy Cliburn b. 1942
....4 Lynell Cliburn b. 1945
...3 Herbert Ray Williamson b. 1922
...3 Cordell Williamson b. 1925
...+ Phillip Blackwell
..2 Louis Morgan Williamson b. 1895 d. 1981 Military Service: Pvt. U.S. Army WW1 Burial: Goodwater Cem., Magee, MS.
..2 Dave F. Williamson b. 1899 d. Feb. 1981 Simpson Co., MS.
..+ Pearl Sullivan b. 1904 d. Sept. 1985
...3 Pete Williamson b. 1927
...3 Jean Dale Williamson b. 1928
...3 Bob Williamson b. 1929
...3 Elsie Bell Williamson b. 1930
..2 Helen Williamson b. 1901 d. Jul. 4, 1992
..+ Sugaman "Shug" Williams b. Aug. 8, 1888 d. May 7, 1971. Burial: Goodwater Bapt. Church Cemetery, Magee, MS.

(2.) Francis Anders (Williamson) Brown b. Nov. 4, 1873 d. Apr. 14, 1941 d/o Solomon "Sol" "Speckle" Brown ( I.D. Brown's brother) & Lacy Ann Williamson ( Francis knew Solomon was her father. Whenever he came to visit, Francis would butcher a chicken and fix his favorite meal - chicken and dumplings.) m. John Luther May b. Jan. 8, 1872 Rankin Co., MS. d. Apr. 18, 1955 Weathersby, MS. Son of William Green May b. May 1st. 1842 Dale Co., AL. s/o Isaac & Abbie May & (Letitia) Lucy Ann Catherine "Kate" Williamson. Kate's parents were Anselum Morgan Williamson & Felcia Ann Irby. John L. May remarried as his death certificate says the informant was Mrs. J.L. May (Blanche Jobe). Buried Macedonia Cem. at Rials Creek, Simpson Co., MS. Her father was one of I.D.'s brothers, Sol "Speckle" Brown.(called "Speckle" because he had red hair and full of freckles.) Her mother, Lacy Ann was the daughter of Jesse Williamson & Charlotte "Lottie" Patterson.
(William Green May siblings were Alvin b. 1832 GA.; Delphia b. GA.; Merinda b. 1834 GA.; Venicia b. Aug. 1833 GA. Bryant b. 1845 AL.) ( Isaac May married Abbie Ryland Feb. 3, 1831 in Warren Co., GA., moved to Dale Co., AL. by 1850 and later to Rankin Co., MS.)
Children:

.1 Lish May b. Oct. 1, 1894 Weathersby, MS. d. July 28, 1968
.+ 1st. Bessie Sullivan
.+ 2nd. Maybell Purser on Mar. 20, 1920 Simpson Co., MS. b. Oct. 13, 1898 d. Apr. 3, 1988 Both buried Macedonia Cem. at Rials Creek.
..2 Herbert Daniel May b. Dec. 14, 1920 d. Jan. 28, 1944
..2 Frances Kathryn May b. Nov. 15, 1922
..2 Mary Alice May b. May 11, 1925
..2 Laura "Louise" May b. Oct. 4, 1927
..2 Gladys Bill "Billie" May b. Apr. 15, 1929
..2 Earl May

.1 Cora Bell May
.+ Walter Harris
..2 Dennis Harris
..2 Walter Guy Harris

.1 Morris May b. July 7, 1896
.+ 1st. Ona (Unknown)
.+ 2nd. Mattie Toney
..2 Unknown son
..2 unknown son
..2 unknown dau.
..2 Sammi Lou May

.1 Daniel O'Neal "Dan" May b. Jan. 25, 1898
.+ Mary Ann Hays
..2 Agnes May
..+___ Sullivan

.1 Robert David May b. Oct. 13, 1899 d. Dec. 1973
.+ Lillie Mae Davidson b. Mar. 6, 1905 d. Sept. 1973 m. Mar. 3, 1926 - dau. of Noah Melvin "Dad" Davidson b. 1875 & Emma Elizabeth "Mamie" Hemphill b. 1877
..2 Baby Girl b. d. 1927
..2 (James ?) Johnny Melvin May b. Sept. 22, 1928
..+ Mary Lou Mathis b. Mar. 11, 1929 Taylorsville, Smith Co., MS.
..+ 2nd. wife of Johnny Melvin May - Mary Lottie Kindrick b. July 19, 1940 Durant, OK. d. Sept. 1993 Arlington, TX. m. Aug. 17, 1968 Arlington, TX.
..+ 3rd. wife of Johnny Melvin May - Nelda Yvonne Smith b. Aug. 17, 1940 Columbus, MS. m. Feb. 11, 1995 Arlington, TX.
..2 Robert Edward May b. Sept. 4, 1930 Simpson Co., MS. d. Dec. 1975 FL.
..+ Evelyn Webb b. Aug. 15, 1929 Mendenhall, Simpson Co., MS.
...3 Melanie May
...3 Michael "Mike" May
..2 Lewis Knight May b. Jul. 13, 1932
..+ Adeline Knight b. Oct. 8, 1928 d/o Sylvester J. Knight (1898-) & Essie (1899-)
...3 Martha E. May b. Jul. 27, 1951
...+ William E. "Willie" Wright
...3 Lewis Knight "Buster" May, Jr. b. Jul 13, 1956
..2 Durwood Franklin May b. Jan. 21, 1936 d. Aug. 29, 2005 Brandon, Rankin Co., MS.
..+ Pat
...3 Daniel Pruitt May b. Jul 3, 1958 Magee, MS. d. Aug 3, 2001 Magee, MS. (NOTE: Daniel was adopted by Durwood's Uncle Earl Davidson & wife Cleo. His name was changed to Danny Earl Davidson.)
..+ 2nd. wife of D.F. May - Faye Meadows
...3 Durwood Franklin II. "Chip" b. July 11. 1963
...+ Belinda
..+ 3rd wife of D.F. May - Katheryn Pitts b. Jan. 27, 1941 m. Apr. 16, 1965
...3 Jack "Randy" May b. Aug. 9, 1961
...3 "Kathy" Renee May b. May 10, 1864

.1 "Hinds" Rasmus May b. Apr. 16, 1901
.+ Vernia (Unknown)
..2 Otis May
..2 Larry May
..2 Denton May
..2 John Chester May
..2 Son Unknown (?)

.1 Zona Lee May b. Nov. 22, 1903 d. Mar. 18, 1988 LA.
.+ 1st. Charles Warner Gillis
..2 Charles Warner Gillis, Jr.
..2 Iris May Gillis
..+ Everett Stormont Berry
...3 Belinda Berry
...3 Ronald Everett Berry
...3 Joe'al Stormont Berry
.+ 2nd. William Ethel Sanford

.+ Unknown
.1 "Bowers" Lewis May b. Jan. 31, 1906 Weathersby, MS. d. Oct. 2, 1974 Burial: Machpelah Cemetery Pascagoula, Jackson Co., MS.
.+ Ruby Jessie "Ruby J." Prine b. Oct. 9, 1909 Weathersby, MS. d. Mar. 1, 2003 Pascagoula, MS. d/o William Marion "Arthur" Prine (Sept. 7, 1858 in Jones Co., MS-Jan. 12, 1940) & Geneva Bishop (Aug. 26, 1874 Bushtown, Simpson Co., MS.-Jan. 22, 1950)
..2 Jessie Warren "Teti" May b. Apr. 2, 1926 Weathersby, MS. d. Oct. 30, 1989 Burial: Jackson Co. Memorial Cemetery Pascagoula, MS.
..2 Paul Johnson "Red" May b. Jun. 1, 1928 Weathersby, MS. d. Feb. 20, 1990 Burial: Jennings, Jefferson Davis Parish, LA.
..2 Bobbie Marion May b. Nov. 20, 1930 d. Jun. 25, 1993
..2 Henry Lewis "Pete" May b. 1933
..+ Joanne (Unknown)

.1 "Claude" Curtis May b. May 31, 1908 d. Aug.20, 1985
.+ Rosa Mae McNair
..2 John Curtis May
..2 Mollie Francis May b. June 16, 1940 ..+ Lester George Hammond
..2 Ella Rose May

.1 Deanie May b. Feb. 14, 1910 d. Feb 1983
.+ 1st. Ernest C. Layton
..2 Dorthy Nell Layton
..2 Ray Layton
..2 Virgina Lois Layton
.+ 2nd. Luther Sullivan

I.D. Brown shot Dave Finch ,(wife Addie Lee May),in 1895 at Rials Creek and run off to Cade, TX. area. (Cade is locate abt. 2 miles NW. of Streetman, TX.)I.D. thinking he wounded him badly after Dave had beaten him with a pick-ax handle went to TX. running from the law. After a time in 1896 I.D.'s family joined him at Cade, TX. I.D. was a good cotton farmer and he made good moonshine (Corn Whisky). NOTES: D.A. Finch b. Nov. 20, 1889 m 1st. Laura W. Collinson m. 2nd. Addie Lee May b. Oct. 30, 1877 d. July 27, 1955 - O.L.F. small stone ; sister to Dave -Jennie Finch b. Nov. 5, 1879 m. J.T. Prisscock; sister to Dave - Sarah Lillie Finch b. Dec. 11, 1890 m. Jessie Robin Williamson. The parents may have been Barney Finch and Elizabeth Jane "Jenny" Williamson of the Finch children. Elizabeth d/o Anselum Morgan Williamson & Felicia Ann Irby.

Parents and siblings of Anselum Morgan Williamson
Henry P. Augustus Williamson b. Sept. 12, 1782
Wife - Martha Unknown b. 1790
Children:
1.) J.M. (male) Williamson b. Sept. 7, 1815 Darlington, SC.
2.) Rebecca Williamson b. Jul. 12, 1817 Darlington, SC.
3.) John W. Williamson b. Aug. 27, 1819 Darlington, SC.
4.) Elias Williamson b. Feb. 10, 1821 Covington Co., MS.
5.) Kitsy Williamson b. Apr. 27, 1824 Covington Co., MS.
6.) Anselum Morgan Williamson b. Mar. 5, 1826 Covington Co., MS.
7.) Nancy Williamson b. July 18, 1828 Covington Co., MS.
8.) Susan Ella b. Nov. 9, 1830 Covington Co., MS.
9.) William Williamson b. Mar. 12, 1833 Simpson Co., MS.


.......7 Hines Ruffus Brown b. Jan. 21, 1881 Ms. d.Dec. 28, 1963 Wortham, TX.
.......+ Ella Sterling b. Aug. 24, 1891 d. Jan. 30, 1972
........8 Odessa Brown b. Jun. 23, 1912
........+ William D. Neville - a 1st. cousin
........8 Buster Ruffus Brown b. Dec. 11, 1919 d. Dec. 9, 1969
........8 Eugene Brown b. 1917
........8 Clara Brown b. 1927
.......7 Fronie Ruth Brown b. 1882 d. 1978 (See Albert D.Grubbs for info.)
.......7 Louis Dickson Brown b. July 15, 1882 Ms. d. Aug. 2, 1978
.......+ Sarah Alice Williamson (a 1st.cousin)b. Jan. 19, 1874 MS. d. Oct. 7, 1957 TX. Buried Wortham, TX.
Dau of Dickson "Dick" Williamson & Mary Brown. Dick a brother to Lacy Ann Williamson Brown.
........8 Ellis Vernon Brown (went by E.V. & Vernon)b. Jan. 7, 1907 d. Sept. 1990 Wortham, TX. (Pulled truck in front of train)
........+ Maude White b. 1907 d. 1998
.........9 Bonnie Brown
.........+ m/d ...?...
..........10 Two Daughters
........8 Lora Frances Brown b. 1913 d. (deceased)
........+ Charles C. Terry, Jr. b. Aug. 21, 1909 d. (dec)
.........9 Charlise Sue Terry b. Oct. 16, 1937
.........+ 1st. Robert Hunt
..........10 Teresa Sue Hunt b. Nov. 9, 1960
.........+ 2nd. Dr. Raph George
..........10 Twin: Jerry Van George b. June 6, 1962
..........10 Twin: Terry Van George b. June 6, 1962
.........9 Joel Reed Terry b. April 18, 1937
.........+ Patricia Ann Galiga on Jan. 28, 1960
..........10 Charles Rhea Terry b. May 13, 1962
..........10 Gayla Ann Terry b. April 14, 1966
........8 Watt Orr Brown b. March 3, 1910 d. March 9, 1986 (shot himself) Burial: Birdston Cemetery.
........+ Doris Eula Turner b. Dec. 8, 1921 d. (dec.) (My Godmother) d/o Vernon & Roxie (Webb) Turner
.........9 Gale Watt Brown, Jr. b. May 23, 1941 deceased. Birdston Cemetery.
.........9 Roxinel Brown b. March 31, 1943 d. Mar. 14, 2000 Sweeny, TX. Burial: Birdston Cemetery.
.........+ ? Bass
.........9 Ricky Orr Brown b. June 16, 1949 (Named for me)

.......7 Mollie Ann Brown b. Nov. 1883 MS. d. 1960 TX.
.......+ Charlie Lee Neville on Dec. 19, 1902 Cade, TX. b. 1880 d. 1945
........8 Ila S. Neville b. 1903 d. (dec.)
........+ James Hardcastle on Oct. 22, 1922 at Streetman, TX. b. 1902
.........9 Vivian Earlene Hardcastle b. 1923
.........9 William Desmond Hardcastle b. 1925
.........9 Kenneth Doyle Hardcastle b. 1927
.........9 Lois Jean Hardcastle b. 1929
.........9 James Edward Hardcastle b. 1932
.........9 Barbara Ann Hardcastle b. 1934
.........9 Patsy Nell Hardcastle b. 1938
.........9 Betty Joyce Hardcastle b. 1942
.........9 Charles Gary Hardcastle b. 1945

........8 Gladis O'Nita Neville b. 1905 d. 1919
........+ Otis Hardcastle
.........9 Richard Lee Hardcastle

........8 Maggie Lee Neville b. Oct. 16, 1907 in Winkler, TX. d. Feb. 8, 2003 Burial: Laurel Land Memorial Park, Dallas, TX.
........+ David H. Rushing on Dec. 26, 1924 in Corsicana, TX.
.........9 Robert C. Rushing of Greeley, CO.
.........+ Elizabeth
.........9 Ray Hurshel Rushing
.........9 Maurene Lee Rushing
.........9 Norman Glen Rushing of CA. b. abt. 1930
.........+ Lady Jane of TX.
.........9 La Nora Rushing Comer b. abt. 1932 of Greeley, CO.
Note: Maggie has 13 grandchildren and 33 great-grandchildren.

........8 William D. Neville b. Aug. 17, 1909 d. July 25, 1971.
........+ Odessa Brown (a 1st. cousin)

........8 Ola May Neville b. Nov. 7, 1911 d. Oct. 4, 1991
........+ Elmer M. "Bo" Holt b. March 13, 1902 d. March 12, 1984 Buried at Cade Cem. Cade, TX.
.........9 Johnny Marion Holt b. 1932
.........+ Marcelene Steelman in Wortham, TX.
..........10 Elaine Holt
..........10 John Holt
.........9 Charles Ray Holt b. Aug. 16, 1933 d. Jan. 22, 2008 Portland, Oregon. Graduated from Wortham High School in 1950,and the University of TX. Served 4 years in the U.S. Air Force.
.........+ 1st. wife Mary Dorothy Bradshaw on 1959 in Kilgore, TX. b. 1937
..........10 Jeanifer Mary Holt b. 1963
...........+ Peter William Mair on April 21, 1996 in Boston, Mass. b. 1958
..........10 Charles Bradshaw Holt b. 1966
.........+ 2nd wife Mary Lou Ray on Oct. 16, 1993 in Laurel,MD. b. 1948
.........9 Gene Holt b. 1935
.........+ Doris Ann Freeman on Dec. 12, 1957 in Corsicana, TX. b. 1936
..........10 Alton Ray Holt b. 1960
...........+ 1st. wife Susan
...........11 Tiffany Kay Holt b. 1982
...........11 Justin Ray Holt b. 1984
...........+ 2nd. wife Janice Annette Bottoms on Dec. 28, 1989 in Groves, TX. b. 1959. Her children Kelley Lynn McCade b. 1981; Steven Lee McCade b. 1984
..........10 Dorothy Ann Holt b. 1959
...........+ George Kovalchuk on Aug. 2, 1980 in Corpus Christie, TX.
..........10 Thomthy Holt b. 1971
...........+ Kari Lynn Henderson on Sept. 12, 1993 in Goose Creek, SC. b. 1974
...........11 Katrina Elizabeth Holt b. 1974
...........11 Eugene Wesley Holt b. 1969 d. 1969

.........9 Gwendolyn Vera Holt b. 1945
.........+ B.F.Adams on Oct. 22, 1965 in Huntsville, TX. b. 1943

........8 Ancy Neville (Annie Belle) b. 1913 d. 1926

........8 Edna Lacy Neville b. 1916
........+ 1st. Jack Gill
........+ 2nd. Fred King on Dec. 3, 1942 in Waco, TX. b. 1909 d. 1968
.........9 Douglas Eugene King b. 1945
.........+ Mary Evelyn Roberson on May 1, 1964 in Brownsville, TX. b. 1946
..........10 Clayton Dennis King b. 1996
...........+ Sandra Lynn Frank b. 1968 in Baytown, TX.
..........10 Douglas Scott King b. 1976
...........+ Melissa Kay Sawers on April, 1996 in Mt. Belview, TX. b. 1976
............11 Clayton Dennis King b. 1996

........8 Lillian Vera Neville b. 1919 d. 1945
........+ Preston Bounds in 1934 of Streetman, TX.

........8 Ester Ruth Neville b. 1923
........+ John L. McClintic in Mexia, TX.

......6 I.D. Brown, Sr.
......+ 2nd. wife Mary Bolton Lamb (Widow of Walter Lamb. She and Walter had a son, Tommy Lamb, of Texarkana, TX.) m. Dec. 16, 1919 Cade, TX. b. 1892.
.......7 Isham Dickson Brown, Jr. b. Sept. 30, 1920
.......7 Eula C. Brown b. March 20, 1923 d. Nov. 1993 Little Rock, AR.
.......7 Johnny C. Brown b. July 25, 1925



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