Descendants of W. B. Weeks
1. W. B.1 Weeks was born Abt. 1835 in Alabama,
and died between 1880 and 1885. He married Parmelia Francis (P. F.)
Hill Bef. 1864 in Alabama.
Notes for W.B. Weeks:
By 1880 the family was living in Coahoma County, MS, along with their five children.
Notes for P.F. Hill:
Also living in Coahoma County by 1880 was P.F.'s mother, Martha Hill, and some siblings, along with a brother, William.
After W.B.'s death before 1885, P.F. married a man surnamed Hodge. They had two children: Kate and Emmet, born in the late 1880s.
Children of W. Weeks and P. Hill are:
3 ii. Martha Susan Weeks, born October 14, 1866 in West Point, Mississippi ?; died December 31, 1927. She married James H. Jennings in 1888 and resided in Quitman County, MS.
4 iii. John G. Weeks, born 1867 in Mississippi. He married Mattie.
5 iv. Charles Weeks, born 1874 in Mississippi; died in
Vance, Mississippi. He married Jenny Sprewell.
Notes for Jenny Sprewell:
Jenny (wife of Charles) and J. H. Jennings (husband of Martha, sister to Charles) were cousins.
+ 6 v. Joseph Edward Weeks, born February 15, 1879 in Friars Point, Coahoma County, Mississippi; died August 12, 1958 in Clarksdale, Mississippi.
2. William James2 Weeks (W. B.1)
was born 1865 in Alabama. He married Molly Johnson.
Children of William Weeks and Molly Johnson are:
8 ii. Earl Weeks.
9 iii. Viola Weeks, born 1904.
10 iv. Fannie Weeks, died Abt. 1916.
Children of Joseph Weeks and Maude Bright are:
+ 12 ii. Alma Elizabeth Weeks, born August 07, 1907 in Vance, Mississippi.
+ 13 iii. Charles Otho Weeks, born August 15, 1908 in Tutwiler, Tallahatchie County, Mississippi.
+ 14 iv. Claude Arthur Weeks, born September 15, 1919 in Vance, Quitman County, MIssissippi.
15 v. Maude Martha Weeks, born September 15, 1919 in Vance, Mississippi. She married (1) Raymond Cox. She married (2) Fred Weeks March 04, 1950 in Hernando, Mississippi.
16 vi. Joseph Edward Weeks, Jr., born January 13, 1921 in Vance, Mississippi. He married Evelyn Louise McNew July 29, 1942 in Marks, Mississippi.
Generation No. 3
11. Leon Alvin3 Weeks (Joseph Edward2,
W. B.1) was born July 19, 1905 in Vance, Quitman County, Mississippi,
and died December 14, 1946 in Vance, Mississippi. He married Eva Allie
Higginbotham July 08, 1927 in Marks, Calhoun County, Mississippi, daughter
of William Higginbotham and Mary Caldwell.
More About Leon Alvin Weeks:
Burial: 1946, Lambert, Mississippi
Notes for Eva Allie Higginbotham:
Mammaw loved to cook and take care of the house and yard. She always had a flower and vegetable garden. She really enjoyed the flowers, and the vegetables were also a joy to her. She had heart disease in her later years, restricting her activities, and she could not enjoy being outside so much -- but her children and grandchildren always remembered to send her flowers for occasions, which she dearly loved.
Children of Leon Weeks and Eva Higginbotham are:
+ 18 ii. Wanda Beryl Weeks, born May 29, 1931.
+ 19 iii. Carolyn Sue Weeks, born November 08, 1933 in Vance, Mississippi.
Children of Alma Weeks and Alford Tribble are:
21 ii. Helen Ruth Tribble.
Children of Charles Weeks and Dorothy Boykin are:
23 ii. Charles Otho Weeks, Jr., born August 01, 1930 in Vance, Mississippi. He married Betty Gordon Arnold September 05, 1953 in Clarksdale, Mississippi.
Children of Claude Weeks and Bertha Estes are:
25 ii. Burton Charles Weeks, born November 11, 1943 in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee. He married Dona Leigh Bateman September 10, 1964 in Macon, Bibb County, Georgia.
26 iii. William Edward Weeks, born May 03, 1945 in Clarksdale, Mississippi. He married Sherry Lee Cranford March 20, 1966 in Macon, Bibb County, Georgia.
Generation No. 4
18. Wanda Beryl4 Weeks (Leon Alvin3,
Joseph Edward2, W. B.1) was born May 29, 1931. She
married Reuben Sylvester Abbott in Clarksdale, Mississippi, son
of Rubin Abbott and Ina Cox.
More About Reuben Sylvester Abbott:
Burial: July 1993, Arley First Baptist Cemetery, Winston County, Alabama
Children of Wanda Weeks and Reuben Abbott are:
28 ii. Cheryll Lynn Abbott, born October 1957.
29 iii. Carol Denise Abbott, born Abt. 1968.
30 iv. Barry Richard Abbott, born 1969.
Children of Carolyn Weeks and James Abbott are:
32 ii. James Thomas Abbott, Jr., born January 15, 1957.
33 iii. Linda Sue Abbott, born September 17, 1959.
Generation No. 5
31. Deborah Ann5 Abbott (Carolyn Sue4 Weeks, Leon Alvin3, Joseph Edward2, W. B.1) was born September 02, 1953 in Clarksdale, Mississippi. She married C. B. Jolley May 19, 1972 in Blytheville, Arkansas.
Child of Deborah Abbott and C.B. Jolley is: