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Descendants of John B. Sikes


Modified Register for John B. Sikes
of Tattnall Co. GA

as of March 11, 2007


First Generation

1. John B.1 Sikes was born 26 Jun 1807 in Tattnall Co., GA. He was the son of [?] Josiah Sikes and [?] Nessy Barbara Sikes. John died 1 Jul 1875 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 68, and was buried in Pigeon Creek Cemetery, Nassau Co., FL.

He served in the Seminole Indian War 1835 and in the Civil War.  He was employed as in Farmer. John resided in Tattnall Co., GA, Camden Co., Ga, Nassau Co., FL. He was a Baptist.
He married Abigail Waters 10 Sep 1821 in Tattnall Co., GA. She was born 19 Dec 1805 in SC. Abigail was the daughter of Gabriel Waters and an unknown mother. She died 2 May 1893 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 87.   

She resided in Tattnall Co. GA, Camden Co., GA, Nassau Co., FL She was a Baptist attending the Pigeon Creek Church.           

They had 11 children:       

+ 2.    f       i.      Matilda Sikes, born 26 Jul 1825, died 17 Mar 1906.
+ 3.    f       ii.     Caroline Emelier Sikes, born 25 Apr 1827, died 20 May 1886.
   4.    m     iii.     William Waid Sikes was born 25 Mar 1829 in Tattnall Co., GA. He died 25 Sep 1832 in GA, at the age of 3.
+ 5.    f       iv.    Catherine Sikes, born 4 May 1831, died 8 Oct 1896.
+ 6.    m     v.     Daniel Sikes, born 19 Mar 1833, died 6 Jan 1907.
   7.    f       vi.    Mary Ann Sikes was born 25 Jul 1835 in GA. She died 9 Dec 1840, at the age of 5.
+ 8.    m     vii.   Josiah Sikes, born 6 Sep 1837, died 23 Feb 1887.
+ 9.    m     viii.  George Washington Sikes, born 14 Jan 1840, died 18 Apr 1908.
   10.  m      ix.   Andrew Jackson Sikes was born 21 Jul 1842 in Nassau Co., FL. He died 3 Jun 1864 during the Civil War, at the age of 21.
+ 11.  m     x.    John Hamilton Sikes, born 26 Mar 1846, died 29 Oct 1921.   
+ 12.  f       xi.   Queen Victoria Rosamond Sikes, born 20 Apr 1849, died 30 May 1921.

Second Generation

2. Matilda2 Sikes (John1) was born 26 Jul 1825 in Tattnall Co., GA. She was the daughter of John B. Sikes and Abigail Waters. Matilda died 17 Mar 1906 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 80.
She married David Crockett Nelson 25 Apr 1844. He was born 27 Oct 1815 in GA. David was the son of Isaac Henry Nelson and Ceceila Abegail Tanner. He died 1 Jun 1888 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 72.

They had 10 children:

 13.     m      i.     John B. Nelson was born 10 Feb 1845 in FL. He died 12 Aug 1864, at the age of 19.   
 14.     f       ii.     Cecelia Abegail Nelson was born 16 Sep 1846 in FL. She died 18 Jan 1921 in Nassau Co., FL / Millcreek Cem., at the age of 74. She married George W. Hodge 3 Feb 1869 in Nassau Co., FL. He was born 29 Nov 1845. George died 22 Oct 1908 in Nassau Co., FL./Millcreek Cem., at the age of 62.
 15.     m     iii.     Isaac Nelson was born 21 May 1848 in FL. He died 8 Nov 1890, at the age of 42. He married Martha Bernard Cooner 22 Aug 1872.
 16.     m     iv.     David Henry Nelson was born 27 Jan 1850 in FL. He died 15 Aug 1937, at the age of 87. He married Emily "Amy" Thompson 13 Jan 1881 in Nassau Co., FL P-233.
 17.     f      v.      Emily "Emma" Nelson was born 11 May 1852 in FL. She died 22 Jan 1931 in Baker Co., FL / Woodlawn CEM., at the age of 78. She married David Hagan Rowe 23 Nov 1870 in Nassau Co., FL. He was born 2 Jun 1847 in GA. David died 10 Jun 1910 in Baker Co., Woodlawn Cem., at the age of 63.
 18.     f      vi.     Catherine Marjorie Ann Nelson was born 14 Feb 1854 in Nassau Co., FL. She died 23 Jun 1939 in Nassau Co., FL/Millcreek Cem., at the age of 85. She married Robert Harvey Henderson 8 Sep 1886 in Nassau Co., FL. He was born 25 Mar 1852. Robert died 14 Mar 1925 in Nassau Co., FL./Millcreek Cem., at the age of 72.
 19.     m    vii.     Lucian Zackery Nelson was born 24 Jan 1856 in FL. He died 24 Jul 1951 in Nassau Co., FL /Millcreek Cem., at the age of 95. He married Nancy Matilda Henderson 18 Nov 1886 in Nassau Co., FL. She was born 31 May 1867. Nancy died 22 Mar 1956 in Nassau Co., FL./Millcreek Cem., at the age of 88.
 20.     m    viii.     James Daniel Nelson was born 23 Aug 1859 in FL. He died 18 Jun 1932, at the age of 72. He married Amanda Green 31 Jan 1894.
 21.     m     ix.     David Bailey Nelson was born 9 Jan 1862 in Nassau Co., FL. He died 17 May 1906 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 44. He married Catherine Jane Hicks 17 Feb 1887.
 22.     f      x.     Martha "Mattie" Caroline Nelson was born 14 Jul 1865 in FL. She died 16 Jun 1941, at the age of 75. She married Wade Hampton Hicks 24 Feb 1887 in Nassau Co., FL. Book D P-311.

NOTES for David:
See 1850/60/70/80/1900/Nassau Co., FL Census.        
This family can be found on the 1880 Federal Census in Precinct 8, Nassau, FL. David Nelson Farmer ae. 60 b. GA father b. SC mother b. VA, Matilda wife ae. 51 b. GA the same as both parents, Henry D. son ae. 30, Catherine dau ae. 19, Lucian Z. son ae. 20, James son ae. 17, Davis B. ae. 15, Martha dau ae 12, all children b. FL. ams 10/26/2005

3. Caroline Emelier2 Sikes (John1) was born 25 Apr 1827 in Tattnall Co., GA. She was the daughter of John B. Sikes and Abigail Waters. Caroline died 20 May 1886 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 59.

She married (1) Jordan Truetti 25 Jul 1854 in Nassau Co., FL.

They had 1 child:       

 23.     f     i.     Caroline Abigail Truetti was born in 1858. She married William M. Higginbotham 23 May 1898 in Charlton Co., GA. He was born 2 Feb 1860. William was the son of Malachi Higginbotham and Caroline Emelier Sikes.  He died 17 Jan 1914 in Nassau Co., FL  / Live Oak Cem., at the age of 53.

She also married (2) Malachi Higginbotham about 1870 in Nassau Co., FL. He was born 12 May 1827 in FL. Malachi was the son of John Jackson Higginbotham and Eleanor Nellie Hagan. He died 20 Mar 1899 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 71, and was buried in Live Oak Cem., Nassau Co., FL.

They had 6 children:       

 24.     m     i.     William M. Higginbotham was born 2 Feb 1860. He died 17 Jan 1914 in Nassau Co., FL/Live Oak Cem., at the age of 53. He married Caroline Abigail Truetti (see entry 23) 23 May 1898 in Charlton Co., GA. She was born in 1858. Caroline is the daughter of Jordan Truetti and Caroline Emelier Sikes.       
 25.     m     ii.     Nathan F. Higginbotham was born 4 Sep 1861. He died 27 Dec 1923 in Nassau Co., FL / Jones Cem., at the age of 62.
 26.     m     iii.     Richard N. Higginbotham was born 8 Mar 1863. He died 24 Jul 1930 in Nassau Co., FL/Live Oak Cem., at the age of 67.
 27.     f       iv.     Lelia A. Higginbotham was born 26 Jan 1865 in FL. She died 15 Feb 1888 in Nassau Co., FL/Millcreek Cem., at the age of 23.
 28.     m     v.     John M. Higginbotham was born 17 Oct 1866. He died 28 Aug 1933 in Nassau Co., FL/Live Oak Cem., at the age of 66.
 29.     f       vi.     Catherine L. Higginbotham was born in 1869.

5. Catherine2 Sikes (John1) was born 4 May 1831 in Camden Co., GA. She was the daughter of John B. Sikes and Abigail Waters. Catherine died 8 Oct 1896, at the age of 65.

She married John David Buford 18 Aug 1860 in Nassau Co., FL. He was born in 1833 in FL. John is the son of William G Buford and an unknown mother.

They had 6 children:                       

 30.     m    i.     Claudius B. R. Buford was born about 1861 in FL.
 31.     m    ii.    Francis D. Buford was born about 1865 in FL.       
 32.     f      iii.   Tulula E. Buford was born about 1866 in FL.   
 33.     f      iv.   Adona E. Buford was born about 1870 in FL.   
 34.     f      v.    Lilly D. W. Buford was born about 1872 in FL.
 35.     m    vi.   John D. W. Buford was born about 1874 in FL.

NOTES for John:       
See 1850 Nassau Co., FL Census.  See 1880 Nassau Census #214 for Children.    
This family can be found on the 1880 Federal Census in Precinct 8, Nassau, FL. John D. Buford Farmer & logger ae. 46 b. FL both parents b. GA, H. Catherine wife ae. 47 b. FL father b. GA mother b. FL, Claudius B. R. son ae 19, Francis D. son ae. 15, Tulula E. dau ae. 14, Adona E. dau ae. 10, Lilly V. dau ae. 6, & Amos nephew ae. 19, all children b. FL. ams 10/24/2005

6. Daniel2 Sikes (John1) was born 19 Mar 1833 in Camden Co., GA. He was the son of John B. Sikes and Abigail Waters.  Daniel died 6 Jan 1907 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 73, and was buried in Mill Creek Cemetery, Nassau Co., FL.               

He resided in Nassau Co., FL.  Daniel was a Baptist and served in the Civil War.

He married Hester Murrhee 29 Nov 1869 in Nassau Co., FL. She was born 27 Jul 1840 in FL. Hester was the daughter of William Francis Murrhee and an unknown mother. She died 27 Apr 1924 in FL, at the age of 83, and was buried in Sardis Cemetery, Carlton Co., Georgia.

They had 5 children:

+ 36.     m     I.     John Madison Sikes, born 26 Nov 1866, died 3 Mar 1944.
+ 37.     m     ii.     Rev. Daniel Nathaniel Sikes, born 29 Dec 1868, died 28 Sep 1946.
+ 38.     m     iii.    Thomas Everett Sikes, born 29 Nov 1871, died 20 Jul 1935.
+ 39.     f       iv.    Ezza "Essie" Sikes, born in 1874.
   40.     f       v.     Hester M. Sikes was born in 1878 in FL.

NOTES for Daniel:
Sikes, Daniel -- Private -- March 4, 1862. Transferred to Co. G, 47thRegiment Ga. Inf. May 12,1862. Roll for February 28, 1863, last on file, shows him absent without leave. No later record. Pension records show he surrendered at Greensboro, N. C., April 26, 1865. (Born in Tattnall County, Ga. in 1846 or 1847).
This family can be found on the 1880 Federal Census in Precinct 8, Nassau, FL. Daniel Sikes Farmer ae. 48 b. GA the same as both parents, Hester wife ae. 38, John H. son ae. 14, Daniel N. son ae. 11, Thomas E. D. son ae. 9, Ezza E. dau ae. 6 Mary Saunders step-dau ae. 22, Joseph Saunders step-son ae. 20, & Benjamin Saunders step-son ae. 17, all children b. FL. He is living next door on the Census to his brother's George W. & Josiah. Hester must have married first a Sauders. ams 10/24/2005

8. Josiah2 Sikes (John1) was born 6 Sep 1837 in Nassau Co., FL. He was the son of John B. Sikes and Abigail Waters.  Josiah died 23 Feb 1887, at the age of 49.

He was counted in a census 30 Jun 1860 in Traders Hill.

He married Susan Rowe. She was born in 1846 in GA.

They had 6 children:
    41.     m     i.     Thomas Jefferson "Pender" Sikes was born 27 Jan 1867 in Tattnall Co., GA. He died 6 Jan 1937, at the age of 69, and was buried in Pigeon Creek Cemetery, Nassau Co., FL.  He married Mary Lou Knight in 1890 in Nassau Co., FL BOOK P-98. She was born 18 Jun 1872. Mary was the daughter of John D. Knight and Emily Jane Allen.  She died 15 Jun 1950 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 77, and was buried in  Nassau Co., FL / Pigeon Creek Cem.
    42.     m     ii.     Thaddeus "Thad" Sikes was born in 1871 in FL. He married Sarah Howard.   
    43.     m     iii.     Mal Sikes was born in 1873 in FL.                   
    44.     f       iv.    Queeny Sikes was born in 1875 in FL. She married Obed Stokes11 Jul 1894 in Charlton Co., GA.                       
    45.     f       v.     Dassie Sikes was born in 1877 in FL. She married Hutto Braddock.
+ 46.     m      vi.    Jessie Edwards Sikes, born 17 Jun 1879, died 4 Nov 1953.

NOTES for Susan:       
Birth date from 1880 Soundex

NOTES for Josiah:           
In the 1860 Charlton Co census Josiah is listed as being 23 years of age.
This family can be found on the 1880 Federal Census in Precinct 8, Nassau, FL. Josiah Sikes Farmer ae. 40 b. FL the same as both parents, Susan wife ae. 24 b. GA the same as both parents, Thomas son ae. 8, Rachel dau ae. 6, Thaddeus ae. 4, Jesse son ae. 1, all children b. FL. Josiah is living next door on the Census to his brother's George W. & Daniel. Children are not a good match to the 1880 Census? ams 10/24/2005

9. George Washington2 Sikes (John1) was born 14 Jan 1840 in Nassau Co., FL. He was the son of John B. Sikes and Abigail Waters.  George died 18 Apr 1908 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 68, and was buried in Pigeon Creek Cemetery, Nassau Co., FL.

He served in the 4th GA Cavalry in the civil War. George was employed as a Farmer. He was a Baptist. George in 1905 Applied for CSA Pension Nassau Co. Application No. A04396.

He married (1) Margaret Chambers O'Neal about 1861 in Nassau Co., FL. She was born 21 Oct 1846 in Duval Co., FL. Margaret died 18 Apr 1887, at the age of 40, and was buried in Pigeon Creek Cemetery, Nassau Co., FL.       

They had 11 children:       

   47.     m     I.      John A. Sikes was born in 1862.
   48.     m     ii.      James William Sikes was born 17 Sep 1866. He died in infancy 10 Oct 1866.
   49.     m     iii.     Joseph Michael Sikes was born 23 Mar 1868 in Nassau Co., FL. He died 23 Sep 1944 in St. George, Georgia, at the age of 76, and was buried in Emmaus Cemetery, St. George, Georgia.  He married Gussie Hickox. She was born 20 Apr 1896. Gussie died 19 May 1972 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 76, and was buried in Emmaus Cemetery, St. George, GA.   
+ 50.     m     iv.     George Jackson Sikes, born 8 Mar 1870, died 4 Nov 1940.
   51.     f       v.      Lillie Orene Abegail Sikes was born 24 Mar 1872 in Nassau Co., FL. She died 12 Mar 1958, at the age of 85, and was buried in Live Oak Cemetery, Nassau Co., FL.  She married Thomas McIntosh 3 Sep 1890 in Nassau Co., FL He was born 13 Feb 1864. Thomas died 12 Apr 1938, at the age of 74, and was buried in Live Oak Cem., Nassau Co., FL.   
   52.     m     vi.      Jonny Malichi Sikes was born 16 Mar 1874 in Nassau Co., FL.   
+ 53.     m     vii.     Henry Walters Sikes, born 27 Nov 1877, died 27 Jan 1957.       
+ 54.     f       viii.    Elizabeth Caroline "Lizzie" Sikes, born 14 Feb 1878, died 16 Oct 1958.
   55.     f       ix.     Minnie Etta Sikes was born 7 Oct 1880. She died 4 Jan 1940, at the age of 59. She married Raiford Davis. He was born in Nov 1879.   
   56.     f       x.     Sallie Sikes was born in Jun 1885.
   57.     m     xi.     Jeff Sikes was born in Feb 1887.

He also married (2) Mrs. Laura Lastinger Sistrunk 19 May 1889 in Nassau Co., FL. She was born in Apr 1858 in GA. Laura died in GA.

They had 3 children:

 58.     f     i.     Flora Sikes was born 6 Jun 1890. She died 6 Oct 1971, at the age of 81, and was buried in Bethel Cemetery, Nassau Co., FL.  She married James Douglas Snead 17 Sep 1917 in FL. He was born 27 Mar 1885 in Moss Neck, NC. James died 2 Jun 1978, at the age of 93, and was buried in Bethel Cemetery, Nassau Co., FL.       
 59.     f     ii.     Laura Evelina Sikes was born 5 Sep 1892. She died 11 Apr 1962, at the age of 69, and was buried in Bethel Cemetery, Nassau Co., FL.  She married Leo Albert Johnston. He was born 3 Feb 1895. Leo died 27 Aug 1964, at the age of 69, and was buried in Bethel Cemetery, Nassau Co., FL.
 60.     f     iii.     Hattie Bell Sikes was born 2 Apr 1895. She died in Duval Co., FL. She married George Register. He was born in 1895.

NOTES for Laura:
Had a daughter by a previous marriage Sarah Eliza Sistruck b. 1884 ams 10/26/2005

NOTES for George:       
This family can be found on the 1880 Federal Census in Precinct 8, Nassau, FL. George W. Sikes Farmer ae. 41 b. GA the same as both parents, Margaret wife ae 34 b. FL the same as both parents, Joseph M. son ae. 10, George J. son ae. 8, Lilly dau ae. 6, Henry W. son ae. 4, & Elizabeth C. dau ae. 2, all children b. FL He is living next door to his brother's on the Census Josiah & Daniel. ams 10/24/2005


11. John Hamilton2 Sikes (John1) was born 26 Mar 1846 in Nassau Co., FL.  He was the son of John B. Sikes and Abigail Waters.  John died 29 Oct 1921 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 75, and was buried in  Mill Creek Cemetery.

He married Heinretta Bernard. She was born in 1851 in FL. Heinretta died 27 Aug 1921, at the age of 70, and was buried in Mill Creek Cemetery, Nassau Co., FL.       

They had 11 children:

   61.     f      i.       Marietta Sikes was born in 1868 in Nassau Co., FL.
   62.     f      ii.      Ida A. Sikes was born in 1870 in Nassau Co., FL. She married William F. Nettles30 Dec 1886 in Nassau Co., FL BOOK D P-299. He was born in 1868 in GA.
   63.     m     iii.     John Canova Sikes was born 10 Dec 1871 in Nassau Co., FL. He died 19 Aug 1925 in Nassau Co., FL/Bethel Cem., at the age of 53. He married Annie Bell "Candy" Colson in 1895 in Nassau Co., FL Book 1 P-226. She was born 20 Apr 1878. Annie was the daughter of Abraham H. Colson and Sarah Ann Braddock.  She died 27 Oct 1958 in Nassau Co., FL/Bethel Cem., at the age of 80, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Bethel Cem.
   64.     m     iv.     Daniel Bradley Sikes was born 25 Feb 1874 in Nassau Co., FL. He died 14 Nov 1954 in Nassau Co., FL/Millcreek Cem., at the age of 80. He married Nora L. Little in 1905. She was born 14 Nov 1884 in FL. Nora died in Jun 1977 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 92, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Millcreek Cem.
   65.     f       v.     Aberlena Sikes was born in 1876 in Nassau Co., FL.
+ 66.     m     vi.    Wesley E. Sikes, born 26 Dec 1877, died 30 Nov 1918.
   67.     f       vii.    Gussie Ferilla Sikes was born 14 Apr 1881 in Nassau Co., FL. She died 14 Sep 1902, at the age of 21, and was buried in Mill Creek Cemetery, Nassau Co., FL.   
   68.     f       viii.   Caroline Sikes was born in Nov 1884 in Nassau Co., FL.
+ 69.     m     ix.     Claude Bartilery Sikes, born 31 Mar 1885, died 25 Sep 1945.
   70.     f       x.      Mattie Elizabeth Sikes was born 3 Nov 1892 in Nassau Co., FL. She died 13 Oct 1911, at the age of 18, and was buried in Mill Creek Cemetery, Nassau Co., FL.
+ 71.     m     xi.     Richard Lee Sikes, born 19 Mar 1895, died 29 Aug 1973.

NOTES for John:
This family can be found on the 1880 Federal Census in Precinct 8, Nassau, FL. John H. Sikes Farmer ae. 33 b. FL both parents b. GA, Henrietta wife ae. 25 b. FL both parents b. GA, Ida F. dau ae. 10, John C. son ae. 8, Daniel son ae. 7, Aberlena dau ae. 1, all children b. FL ams 10/24/2005

12. Queen Victoria Rosamond2 Sikes (John1) was born 20 Apr 1849 in Nassau Co., FL. She was the daughter of John B. Sikes and Abigail Waters.  Queen died 30 May 1921, at the age of 72, and was buried in Gavenon Cemetery, Pierce Co.

She married James G. Barnard 25 Dec 1868 in Charlton Co., GA Page 14. He was born in 1849 in FL. James was the son of Bradley G Barnard and Mary Elizabeth Haddock. He died in 1926 in Pierce Co., GA/Enon Cem., at the age of 77.

They had 10 children:           

 72.     m     I.     John Owen Barnard was born 21 Nov 1869 in FL.
 73.     m     ii.     Charles Walter Barnard was born 3 Feb 1872 in FL.
 74.     m     iii.    James E. Barnard was born 24 Oct 1874.       
 75.     m     iv.    Joseph Uelee Barnard was born 29 Mar 1879.
 76.     f       v.    Katie Camelos Barnard was born 6 Apr 1882.
 77.     f       vi.   Araminta Matilda Barnard was born 22 Jan 1885.
 78.     m     vii.   Jasper Norwood Barnard was born 12 Oct 1888.
 79.     f       viii.  Rosa Abegail Barnard was born 14 Apr 1891.
 80.     m     ix.    Lewis Jeffrey Barnard was born 26 Mar 1895.
 81.     m     x.     Walter Otto Barnard was born in 1897.
 

Third Generation

36. John Madison3 Sikes (Daniel2, John1) was born 26 Nov 1866 in FL. He was the son of Daniel Sikes and Hester Murrhee.  John died 3 Mar 1944, at the age of 77, and was buried in Sardis Cemetery, Carlton Co., GA.

He married Sarah Ellen Chesser 2 Nov 1905 in Charlton Co., GA. She was born 6 Nov 1888 in GA. Sarah was the daughter of Moab Columbus Chesser and Hester E. O'Steen. She died 16 Apr 1967 in Charlton Co., GA, at the age of 78, and was buried in Charlton Co., GA/Sardis Cem.

They had 5 children:

 82.     m     i.       Daniel Sikes.  He married.
 83.     f       ii.      Ruele Sikes.           
 84.     m     iii.     Waindel Sikes.       
 85.     f       iv.     Nellie Sikes was born in 1908 in GA.
 86.     f       v.     Vera Sikes was born in 1910. She married _____ Merkle.

37. Rev. Daniel Nathaniel3 Sikes (Daniel2, John1) was born 29 Dec 1868 in FL. He was the son of Daniel Sikes and Hester Murrhee.  Daniel died 28 Sep 1946 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 77, and was buried in Millcreek Cem.

He married (1) Pollie Colson 8 Sep 1891 in Nassau Co., FL. She was born 18 Mar 1874. Pollie was the daughter of Abraham H. Colson and Sarah Ann Braddock. She died 6 Oct 1941 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 67, and was buried in Millcreek Cem.

They had 5 children:                       

 87.     m     i.     Thomas Lee Sikes was born 14 Aug 1892. He died 23 May 1951 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 58, and was buried in  Nassau Co., FL/Pigeon Creek Cem. He married Liela Sikes. She was born in 1902. Liela was the daughter of George Jackson Sikes and Lillie O. Davis.  She died in 1960 in Nassau Co., FL/Pigeon Creek Cem., at the age of 58.
 88.     f      ii.     Mary Magdalene "Maggie" Sikes was born 16 Sep 1893. She died 7 Dec 1989 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 96, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Millcreek Cem. She married Earniest Grooms Murray. He was born 20 Feb 1893. Earniest died 28 Feb 1949 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 56, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Millcreek Cem.
 89.     f      iii.     Agnes Ethel Sikes was born 14 May 1895. She married (1) Martin Carter.  She also married (2) Lonnie Chisum 25 May 1917 in Duval Co. FL. He was born in 1895.  She also married (3) Curtis Sikes 5 Sep 1924 in DUVAL CO FL. He was born 15 Apr 1898. Curtis was the son of George Jackson Sikes and Lillie O. Davis.  He died 20 Jan 1978 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 79, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Bethel Cem.   
 90.     m     iv.     Paul Colson Sikes was born 25 Aug 1897. He died 28 Apr 1968 in Echols Co., GA, at the age of 70, and was buried in Echols Co., GA/ Wayfare Church Cem.  He married (1) Ruth Allen.  He also married (2) Maggie Wallace in Dec 1920 in Pelham GA.
 91.     m     v.     Felix Madison Sikes was born 30 Jan 1904. He died 19 Jun 1988 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 84, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Millcreek Cem. He married Ola Dedre "Fannie" Dedge1 May 1926. She was born 24 Nov 1907. 

He also married (2) Virginia E. Prescott. She was born 9 Dec 1878. Virginia died 10 Sep 1946 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 67, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Buford Grove, Cem.

They had 5 children:           

 92.     f      i.     Aileen Virginia Sikes was born 7 Apr 1911. She died 19 Sep 1971 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 60, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/ Pigeon Creek Cem. She married James "Jimmy" Knight. He died 13 May 1973 in Nassau Co., FL, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Pigeon Creek Cem.
 93.     f      ii.     Esther Ann Rebecca Sikes was born 15 Dec 1912. She died 18 May 1932 in Charlton Co., GA, at the age of 19, and was buried in Charlton Co., GA/Sardis Cem.  She married Mitchell F. Sikes. He was born 24 Aug 1905. Mitchell was the son of Claude Bartilery Sikes and Mara Mary Dyal.  He died 2 Nov 1970 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 65, and was buried in FL./BETHEL CEM Nassau Co., FL       
 94.     m     iii.     James Daniel Sikes was born 27 Aug 1914. He died 29 Oct 1972 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 58, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/bethel Cem.  He married Nellie Mae Sikes. She was born 11 May 1912. Nellie was the daughter of Claude Bartilery Sikes and Mara Mary Dyal.  She died 14 May 1979 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 67, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Bethel Cem.
 95.     f      iv.     Katie Sikes was born 15 Sep 1916. She died 14 Mar 1979 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 62, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Buford Grove Cem.  She married Albert O. Wilcoxson. He was born 13 May 1909. Albert died 5 Mar 1960 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 50, and was buried in  Nassau Co., FL/Buford Grove, Cem.
 96.     m    v.     Willie Rozier Sikes was born 25 Apr 1918. He died 11 Feb 1973, at the age of 54. He married Eleanor Hodges.


38. Thomas Everett3 Sikes (Daniel2, John1) was born 29 Nov 1871 in Nassau Co., FL. He was the son of Daniel Sikes and Hester Murrhee.  Thomas died 20 Jul 1935 in Carlton Co., GA, at the age of 63, and was buried in Sardis Cemetery, Carlton Co., Georgia.

He was employed as a Farmer. Thomas resided in Charlton Co., GA.   He was a Baptist. Thomas was employed as in Farmer. He resided in Charlton Co., GA  Thomas was a Baptist.

He married Amanda O'Stenn in 1895. She was born 26 May 1874 in Charlton Co., GA. Amanda was the daughter of Stephen Flanders O'Stenn and Elizabeth L. Johnson. She died 28 Aug 1956 in Charlton Co., GA, at the age of 82. The cause of death was HEART. Amanda was buried in SARDIS CEM.  Charlton County, GA.

They had 8 children:       

  97.     f       i.       Eva Esther Sikes was born 16 May 1896 in Charlton Co., GA. She died 11 Jul 1980 in FL, at the age of 84, and was buried in Emmaus Cemetery, St. George, Georgia.  She married Wade Hampton Thomas17 Dec 1917 in Charlton Co., GA.   He was born 21 Jul 1884 in Charlton Co., GA. Wade died 12 Apr 1962 in FL, at the age of 77, and was buried in Emmaus Cemetery, St. George, Georgia.       
  98.     f       ii.      Mamie Sikes was born in Dec 1897 in Charlton Co., GA. She died in Charlton Co., GA.
  99.     m     iii.      Everett Owen Sikes was born 11 Jul 1900 in Charlton Co., GA. He died 8 Feb 1973 in Duval Co., FL, at the age of 72. The cause of death was HEART. Everett was buried in Charlton Co., GA/Emmaus Cem.  He married Eunice Irener Rowe 5 May 1923 in Dade Co., FL. She was born 17 Jun 1907 in Charlton Co., GA. Eunice died 24 Jun 1971 in Duval Co., FL, at the age of 64. The cause of death was Heart. She was buried in Charlton co., GA/Emmaus Cem.  She was a Baptist. Eunice was employed as a Housewife.
 100.     f     iv.      Bessie Sikes was born 5 Jul 1904 in Charlton Co., GA. She died in Charlton Co., GA, and was buried in Charlton Co., GA/Emmaus Cem. She married Farley C. Crawford. He was born in Apr 1888 in GA. Farley died in 1944 in Charlton Co., GA, at the age of 55, and was buried in Charlton Co., GA/Emmaus Cem.
 101.     m   v.      Daniel Eustace Sikes was born 19 Sep 1905 in Charlton Co., GA. He died 12 Dec 1971 in Charlton Co., GA, at the age of 66, and was buried in Charlton Co., GA/Sardis Cem. He married Evie Lorene Fowler. She was born 27 Jul 1906 in Charlton Co., GA. Evie died 8 Jul 1973 in Charlton Co., GA, at the age of 66, and was buried in Charlton Co., GA/Sardis Cem.
 102.     f    vi.      Josephine E. Sikes was born 4 Mar 1909 in Charlton Co., GA. She died 29 Nov 1993 in Charlton Co., GA/Sardis Cem, at the age of 84.
 103.     m  vii.      Thomas Lewis Sikes was born 25 Jan 1912 in Charlton Co., GA. He died 1 Feb 1959 in Charlton Co., GA, at the age of 47, and was buried in Charlton Co., GA/Sardis Cem.   He married Lizzie Louise "Betty" Parks in Charlton Co., GA She was born 8 May 1907 in Stevens, SC. Lizzie died 20 Apr 1996 in Duval Co., FL, at the age of 88, and was buried in Duval Co. FL/ Greenlawn Cem. 
 104.     m   viii.     Woodrow Wilson Sikes was born 9 Dec 1914 in Charlton Co., GA. He died 10 Dec 1957 in Charlton Co., GA, at the age of 43, and was buried in Charlton Co., GA/Sardis Cem.   He married Elvie Raulerson 26 Dec 1935. She was born 7 Feb 1919.


39. Ezza "Essie"3 Sikes (Daniel2, John1) was born in 1874 in FL. She is the daughter of Daniel Sikes and Hester Murrhee.

She married Levin Tomlinson 4 Jul 1894 in Charlton Co., GA He was born in 1864. Levin is the son of Levi Tomlinson and Sarah Penelope Daugherty.

They had 3 children:

 105.     m     I.     Levin Tomlinson was born in 1898.
 106.     m     ii.     Frank Tomlinson was born in 1901.
 107.     f       iii.    Ellie Tomlinson was born in 1905.


46. Jessie Edwards3 Sikes (Josiah2, John1) was born 17 Jun 1879 in FL. He was the son of Josiah Sikes and Susan Rowe.  Jessie died 4 Nov 1953, at the age of 74, and was buried in Charlton Co. GA/Gavenmaus Cem.

He married (1) Nettie Batten. She was born 27 Sep 1903. Nettie died 20 Jan 1981 in St. George Charlton Co, at the age of 77, and was buried in Emmaus Cemetery, St. George, Georgia.   

They had 5 children:

 108.     f       i.     Doris Sikes.
 109.     m     ii.     James Sikes.
 110.     m     iii.     Joseph Sikes.
 111.     m     iv.     McDonald Sikes.
 112.     m     v.     Robert Lee Sikes.

He also married (2) Martha Eleanor M. Howard 2 Mar 1902 in Nassau Co., FL/Page 129. She was born 17 Nov 1881.   Martha died 1 May 1921 in Nassau Co., FL at the age of 39, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Bethel Cem.

They had 5 children:

 113.     f     I.     Verdie L. Sikes was born in 1903. She died in 1981, at the age of 78. She married (1) Jim B. Thomas. He died in 1981.  She also married (2) Leroy Thrift.
 114.     m     ii.     Charles Effinger Sikes was born 12 Sep 1904. He died 16 May 1947 in Charlton Co., GA, at the age of 42, and was buried in Charlton Co. GA/ Emmaus Cem. He married Nita _____.
 115.     f     iii.     Maude Annie Sikes was born 17 Aug 1910. She died 4 Mar 1984, at the age of 73. She married Sherrod A. Lane.
 116.     m     iv.     Gibson Sikes was born in 1914. He died in 1980 in Pinecrest, FL, at the age of 66. He married Marie _____.
 117.     f     v.     Mattie Jane Sikes was born in 1918. She died in May 1997, at the age of 79. She married Earl Parker.


50. George Jackson3 Sikes (George2, John1) was born 8 Mar 1870 in Nassau Co., FL. He was the son of George Washington Sikes and Margaret Chambers O'Neal.  George died 4 Nov 1940 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 70, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Bethel Cem.

He married Lillie O. Davis in 1894 in Nassau Co., FL Book 1 P-200. She was born 6 Oct 1875. Lillie died 28 Nov 1937 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 62, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Bethel Cem.

They had 8 children:       

 118.     m     i.     George W. Sikes.  He married Hazel Sweat.
 119.     f       ii     Maggie Sikes was born in Oct 1894 in Nassau Co., FL. She died 17 Feb 1917, at the age of 22. She married Zackery Knight. He was born 28 May 1894. Zackery died 21 Aug 1944 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 50, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Pigeon Creek Cem.   
 120.     m     iii.     Curtis Sikes was born 15 Apr 1898. He died 20 Jan 1978 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 79, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Bethel Cem. He married Agnes Ethel Sikes (see entry 89) 5 Sep 1924 in Duval Co., FL. She was born 14 May 1895. Agnes is the daughter of Rev. Daniel Nathaniel Sikes and Pollie Colson.
 121.     f     iv.     Ila Sikes was born 17 Jun 1900. She married (1) Joe Sikes. He was born 30 Dec 1893 in Pidgon Creek, Hilliard, FL.  Joe was the son of Thomas Jefferson "Pender" Sikes and Mary Lou Knight.  He died 9 Jan 1944, at the age of 50.  She also married (2) John Dingler28 Jan 1944. He was born 22 Feb 1885. John died 21 Jun 1968, at the age of 83.
 122.     f     v.     Liela Sikes was born in 1902. She died in 1960 in Nassau Co., FL/Pigeon Creek Cem., at the age of 58. She married Thomas Lee Sikes (see entry 87). He was born 14 Aug 1892. Thomas was the son of Rev. Daniel Nathaniel Sikes and Pollie Colson.  He died 23 May 1951 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 58, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Pigeon Creek Cem.
 123.     f     vi.     Nettie Lee Sikes was born 31 Jan 1906. She married Ephrim J. Hodges 17 Sep 1924. He was born 17 Sep 1907. Ephrim died 6 Jul 1971 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 63, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Bethel Cem.
 124.     f     vii.     Estelle Sikes was born in 1909. She married Paul Hare.
 125.     m   viii.     Leaman Wesley Sikes was born 24 Jan 1916. He died 15 May 1957 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 41, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Bethel Cem.


53. Henry Walters3 Sikes (George2, John1) was born 27 Nov 1877 in Nassau Co., FL. He was the son of George Washington Sikes and Margaret Chambers O'Neal.  Henry died 27 Jan 1957 in Nassau Co., FL /Bethel Cem. at the age of 79.

He married Ophelia Mattox. She was born in May 1881.

They had 1 child:

 126.     f     I.     Ollie E. Sikes was born in Mar 1898.


54. Elizaveth Caroline "Lizzie"3 Sikes (George2, John1) was born 14 Feb 1878 in Nassau Co., FL. She was the daughter of George Washington Sikes and Margaret Chambers O'Neal.  Elizaveth died 16 Oct 1958 in GA. Buried in Conner Green Cem.,  Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 80.

She married Daniel "Dan" Webster Conner 8 Feb 1904 in Charlton Co., GA.  He was born 9 Feb 1881 in GA. Daniel died 13 Jul 1955 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 74 in GA, and was buried in  Conner Green Cem.,  Nassau Co., FL.

They had 4 children:   

 127.     f       i.     Carabelle Conner.
 128.     m     ii.     Herman Conner.       
 129.     m     iii.     Frances George Conner was born 14 Oct 1906.
 130.     m     iv.     Hampton Lee Conner was born 3 Jan 1911. He died 3 Apr 1979 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 68, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Millcreek Cem. He married Myrtle G. _____. She was born 6 Dec 1909. Myrtle died 11 Feb 1977 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 67, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Millcreek Cem.


66. Wesley E.3Sikes (John2, John1) was born 26 Dec 1877 in Nassau Co., FL. He was the son of John Hamilton Sikes and Heinretta Bernard.  Wesley died 30 Nov 1918 in Nassau Co., FL/ Millcreek Cem., at the age of 40.

He married Francis Della Rowe. She was born in Jan 1885 in FL. Francis is the daughter of Peter A. Rowe and Sarah Ann Crews.

They had 2 children:           

 131.     m     i.      Son of Wesley Sikes.
 132.     f       ii.     Daughter of Wesley Sikes.

69. Claude Bartilery3 Sikes (John2, John1) was born 31 Mar 1885 in Nassau Co., FL. He was the son of John Hamilton Sikes and Heinretta Bernard.  Claude died 25 Sep 1945 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 60, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Bethel Cem.

He married Mara Mary Dyal. She was born 13 Mar 1885. Mara died 22 Mar 1967 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 82, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Bethel Cem.

They had 11 children:   

 133.     m   i.     Mitchell F. Sikes was born 24 Aug 1905. He died 2 Nov 1970 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 65, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Bethel Cem.  He married Esther Ann Rebecca Sikes(see entry 93). She was born 15 Dec 1912. Esther was the daughter of Rev. Daniel Nathaniel Sikes and Virginia E. Prescott.  She died 18 May 1932 in Charlton Co., GA, at the age of 19, and was buried in Charlton Co., GA/Sardis Cem.
 134.     f     ii.    Alma Sikes was born 27 Nov 1907. She married (1) David Bailey Hodges. He was born 1 Oct 1895. David died 2 Dec 1941, at the age of 46.  She also married (2) Ezekiel Davis.
 135.     m   iii.     Lonnie V. Sikes was born 9 Mar 1909. He died 20 Jun 1938 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 29, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Bethel Cem.
 136.     f     iv.    Nellie Mae Sikes was born 11 May 1912. She died 14 May 1979 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 67, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Bethel Cem. She married Janes Daniel Sikes (see entry 94). He was born 27 Aug 1914. James was the son of Rev. Daniel Nathaniel Sikes and Virginia E. Prescott.  He died 29 Oct 1972 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 58, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Bethel Cem.       
 137.     f     v.     Edna Sikes was born 5 Mar 1914. She married Leonard Clyatt.
 138.     f     vi.    Ethel Lee Sikes was born 31 Aug 1915 in FL. She died 25 May 1983 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 67, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Bethel Cem. She married Carl Russell Sikes. He was born 29 Apr 1917 in FL. Carl died 11 Aug 1976 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 59, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Bethel Cem.
 139.     f     vii.     Lucille Sikes was born 1 Sep 1917. She died 7 Jun 1970, at the age of 52. She married (1) Josh Whitten.  She also married (2) J. D. Terbell.  She also married (3) Robert Davenport.
 140.     f     viii.    Bertha Sikes was born 22 Oct 1919. She married Harry Heckerson.   
 141.     m   ix.      George W. Sikes was born 16 Dec 1921. He married Margaret Willie Harper.
 142.     f     x.      Etta Sikes was born 13 Sep 1924. She married Jimmy Smith.   
 143.     f     xi.     Ida Sikes was born 25 Jan 1927. She married Henry Aton.


71. Richard Lee3 Sikes (John2, John1) was born 19 Mar 1895 in Nassau Co., FL. He was the son of John Hamilton Sikes and Heinretta Bernard.  Richard died 29 Aug 1973 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 78, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Bethel Cem.

He married Nettie Jane Hodges. She was born 26 Nov 1893. Nettie died 7 Jul 1961 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 67, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Bethel Cem.

They had 5 children:                       

 144.     m     i.     Wilson Edgar Sikes was born 20 Feb 1919. He died 9 Mar 1968 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 49, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Bethel Cem. He married Edith Louise _____. She was born 12 Oct 1921. Edith died 30 Nov 1994 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 73, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Bethel Cem.
 145.     f       ii.     Zella Mae Sikes was born 24 Feb 1922. She married Fred Wilkerson. He was born 29 Sep 1926.               
 146.     f       iii.    Leona Sarah Sikes was born 23 Apr 1926. She married (1) Heywood Minor. He was born 29 Sep 1931.   She also married (2) Robert Musgrove in Jun 1963.
 147.     m     iv.    Colon David Sikes was born 15 Dec 1928. He died in Oct 1999 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 70. He married Mamie "Cookie" _____.
 148.     m     v.     Noah Lee Sikes was born 9 Jun 1930. He died 22 Aug 1979 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 49, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Nathaleen Cem.   He married Doris Leggett. She was born 21 Sep 1936. Doris died 7 May 1998 in Nassau Co., FL, at the age of 61, and was buried in Nassau Co., FL/Nathaleen Cem.
   


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