DESCENDANTS OF ARTHUR WHITE

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                               Don Norman

 

1.ARTHUR WHITE

 

    Arthur White was born about 1800. He married Rebecca Millard.

 

Known children of Arthur and Rebecca (Willard) White.

 

  2.  (1). Benjamin                b.Aug 28 1826   d.May 14 1908

         m. Phoebe Murphy

 

2.BENJAMIN WHITE   1.ARTHUR WHITE

 

    Benjamin White, a son of Arthur and Rebecca (Willard) White, was

born in Tazewell County, Virginia August 28, 1826 and died died May 14,

1908 in Roane County, WV. He is buried in Laughlin Cemetery near Tariff

in Roane County, WV. He married Phebe Murphy about 1846. Phebe, a

daughter of John and Jane (Ferrell) Murphy, was born about 1826 and

Phebe died before 1900.

    Benjamin had a plantation in Tazewell County, VA before the

Civil War. He fought in the Confederecy. He moved about 1867 to Roane

County, WV.

    Benjamin became a member of the Hollywood Baptist Chruch of Newton

and served in many capacities. As a member of the church he was selected

as messenger to the Baptist conventions.

 

Children of Benjamin and Phebe (Murphy) White.

 

  3.  (1). John Sizemore           b.Aug  8 1848   d.Feb 26 1920

         m. Nancy J. Keen December 12, 1867

 

  4.  (2). George Washington       b.Mar 14 1850   d.Mar 28 1918

         m. Ailsey B. Jarvis Feb 18 1868

         m. Sarah Roanna McLain Febr 17 1888

 

  5.  (3). Rebecca                 b.       1850

 

  6.  (4). James D.                b.Apr    1856

         m. Lucinda Gillenwater Jan 31 1878 in Roane County, WV

 

  7.  (5). Mary E.                 b.       1856

 

  8.  (6). Lucretia                b.       1859   d.Jan 24 1877

 

  9.  (7). Nancy J.                b.       1861   d.May 24 1886

 

 10.  (8). Martha                  b.Dec 16 1861   d.Feb  8 1946

         m. Atwell A. Vaughn May 13 1885 in Roane County, WV

         m. Edwin Creel March 18 1902

 

 11.  (9). Samuel C.               b.       1867

         m. Amanda J. Jones January 19, 1889 in Roane County

 

 12. (10). Arthur F.               b.Oct    1869

 

3.JOHN SIZEMORE WHITE   2.BENJAMIN WHITE   1.ARTHUR WHITE

 

    John Sizemore White, a son of Benjamin and Phebe (Murphy) White, was

born in Logan County, VA August 8, 1848 and died February 26, 1920. He

married Nancy J. Keen December 12, 1867 in Roane County. Nancy, a

daughter of George W. and Rhoda Keen, was born July 19, 1850 in Kanawha

County, VA and Nancy died December 7, 1918 in Roane County, WV.

    John and Nancy are buried in Laughlin Cemetery near Tariff in Roane

County, WV.

    John was a merchant of Newton, West Virginia for several years.

 

4.GEORGE WASHINGTON WHITE    2.BENJAMIN WHITE   1.ARTHUR WHITE

 

    George Washington White, a son of Benjamin and Phoebe (Murphy)

White, was born at Logan Courthouse, VA March 14, 1850 and died at

Evansville, AR March 28, 1918. He married Ailsey B. Jarvis February 18,

1868. Ailsey, a daughter of Weeden Harrison and Elizabeth J. (Hensley)

Jarvis, was born in 1849 and died in 1887.

    George married Sara Roanna McClain at Oka, Calhoun County, WV

February 17, 1888.  Sara, a daughter of William and Suzanna McClain, was

born at Oka, Calhoun County, March 7, 1870 and died at Evansville, AR

August 16, 1948.

 

Known children of George Washington and Ailsey (Jarvis) White.

 

 13.  (1). Weeden Floyd            b.       1869

 

 14.  (2). John Wesley             b.       1871

 

 15.  (3). Mary E.                 b.       1874

         m.Millard Ross

 

 16.  (4). Benjamin F.             b.       1877   d.       1973

         m.Lola P. Osborne

 

 17.  (5). James Isaac             b.       1878

 

 18.  (6). Stella

 

 19.  (7). Effie Florence          b.Mar 12 1887

         m.Joseph Waitman Carpenter

 

 

6.JAMES D. WHITE    2.BENJAMIN WHITE   1.ARTHUR WHITE

 

    James D. White, a son of Benjamin and Phebe (Murphy) White, was born

in Tazewell County, VA in April 1856. He married Lucinda Gillenwater

January 31, 1878 in Roane County, WV. Lucinda, a daughter of Joshua and

Sarah Gillenwater, was born in 1859.

 

10.MARTHA WHITE     2.BENJAMIN WHITE   1.ARTHUR WHITE

 

    Martha White, a daughter of Benjamin and Phoebe (Murphy) White, was

born in Tazewell County, VA December 6, 1861 and died in Roane County,

WV February 9, 1945. She married a widower, Atwell A. Vaughn, May 13

1885 in Roane County, WV. Atwell, a son of Tarleton and Mary "Polly"

(Naylor) Vaughan, was born in Kanawha County VA (WV) between 1837 and

1842 and died in Roane County WV in January 1899.  He married Nancy A.

Ellison in Roane County WV February 19, 1862.  Nancy died about 1865.

    Atwell married Rebecca King in Roane County January 1,1867.

Rebecca was born in September 1848 and died before 1885.

    After Atwell's death, Martha married Edwin Creel March 18, 1902

in Roane County WV.

 

Children of Atwell A. and Nancy A. (Ellison) Vaughan.

 (Step children of Martha (White) Vaughan.)

 

 20.  (1). Sarah Jane              b.Mar    1863

 

 21.  (2). Andrew F.               b.Jul    1865

 

Children of Atwell A. and Rebecca (King) Vaughan.

 (Step children of Martha (White) Vaughan.)

 

 22.  (1). Cornelia                b.Aug    1869

         m. Davidson W. Ross  April 20 1892

 

 23.  (2). Margaret "Sis"          b.       1872

 

 24.  (3). Nora                    b.       1873

         m.----- Hall

 

 25.  (4). Ida                     b.       1875

         m.----- Hall

 

 26.  (5). Edna                    b.       1877

         m.Guy Boggs Mar 15 1894

 

 27.  (6). Benjamin                b.       1879

 

 28.  (7). Albert Arthur           b.       1881

         m.Ina Ethel Vaughan

 

 29.  (8). Dora Prudence           b.Jul  9 1882   d.Jun  2 1969

         m.Alfred Morgan White Oct  1 1896

 

Children of Atwell A. and Martha (White) Vaughan.

 

 30.  (1). Bessie

 

 31.  (2). Emma

 

 32.  (3). James Everett           b.Sep  1 1890

         m.Gertie -----

 

 33.  (4). Ruth H.                 b.Jul 10 1898

         m.Zachariah Taylor Whaling

 

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

 

Norman, Don, "Descendants of John Jarvis", "Descendants of Cornelius

Vaughan"

Sapp, Robert Alvyn, "Benjamin White"