Thomas Whitheford was born Abt. 1585 in Tansworth, Warwickshire, England. He married MARGARET WARING, 30 June 1609 in Tansworth, Warwickshire, England. She was born Abt. 1588 in Tansworth, Warwickshire, England.
, WILLIAM WHITHEFORD, b. 1645, Williamsburg, York Co., Virginia; d. 1732 (It is at this juncture the line splits leading to Red Eagle, through William's son Richard.)
(note the speling change in the name, reason unknown)
His son, WILLIAM WEATHERFORD, was born Abt. 1678 in James City County, VA, and died Abt. 1756 in Lunenburg Co., VA. He married SUSANNA WALLER Abt. 1699. She was born Abt. 1675 in Virginia, and died Abt. 1758 in Lunenburg Co., VA.
Their son, John Weatherford was born 1700 in Kent Co. , Virginia. married unknown
His son, JOHN WEATHERFORD, b. in Virginia, and died Abt. 1793 in Bartholomew Co. , Indiana. He married ELIZABETH HARDY 3 Apr 1750 in Amelia, Amelia, VA, daughter of THOMAS HARDY. She was born Abt. 1728.
Their son, ARCHIBALD WEATHERFORD, born Abt. 1758 in Virginia, and died Aft. 1820 in Casey County, KY. He married AGNES JACKSON in 1790 (U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900). She was b. 1773.
Their son, DAVID WEATHERFORD,b 06 September 1792 in Roanoke, Virginia, d. 09 April 1874 in Breckinridge Co, Kentucky. He married RHODA LYONS, 08 September 1814 in Mercer Co, Kentucky, daughter of JAMES LYONS and MARGARET SPRINGATE. She was born 20 Feb 1798 in Probably Mercer Co. Kentucy, and died 03 April 1877 in Breckinridge Co, KY.
, SARAH WEATHERFORD ,b 18 February 1831, Mercer Co., KY; d. 01 July 1894 in Breckinridge Co, KY. She married WILLIAM H. BELL Abt. 1848. He was born 08 September 1826 in Mercer Co. KY, and died 13 June 1887 in Breckinridge Co, Kentucky.
Their son, Robert Lee Bell b: August 05, 1864 Garfield, Breckinridge Co., KY d: June 23, 1937 Wylie, Collin Co., TX married Ibbie K (P') Pool , b. Mar 17, 1868, Breckinridge, Co ,KY, d. June 3, 1890.
Their daughter, Sallie Ann Bell b. Aug 29, 1888 Garfield, Breckinridge Co., KY d: May 30, 1963 Allen, Collin Co. TX, m. Dec 18, 1907 Collin Co., TX, married Grover Cleveland Joplin b: April 12, 1885 Lebanon, Wilson Co., TN d: Oct 31, 1960 Allen, Collin Co., Tx
These are my great grand-parents.
Below is the RED EAGLE connection:
RICHARD WEATHERFORD ,born Abt. 1674 in James City County, VA, ; died Abt. 1756 in Lunenburg Co., VA.
His son, CHARLES WEATHERFORD ,born 1705 in Mecklenberg Co. VA. He married MARY CORNET/CUPBORD.
Their son, MARTIN WEATHERFORD ,b. 1726 in James City County, VA, died March 1805 in Harbour Island, Eleuthera, Bahamas. He married (1) JANE 1747 in Virginia. She was born 1731 in VA. He married (2) ISABELLA 1775 in GA.
Their son, CHARLES WEATHERFORD b 1752 in Lunenburg Co., VA. He married SEHOY III 1780 in Creek Nation, daughter of A TOOKABATCHA CHIEF. She was born Abt. 1759 in Taskigi (Old Fort Toulouse nr. Montgomery, Alabama, and died Abt. 1811 in Baldwin Co., Alabama. His occupation: Indian Trader
Their son, WILLIAM "RED EAGLE" WEATHERFORD. b. 1781 Al; *Married 1st-Mary Moniac about 1797 in AL; Married 2nd -Sopathe Thlanie about 1804 (some accounts say 1813-14) in AL; Married 3rd-Mary Stiggins abt 1817 in AL; d. Mar 24,1824, following a bear hunt and is buried next to his mother Sehoy III in a grave in Baldwin Co., AL
Mary Stiggins (b.1783 in AL, d.1832 Mount Pleasant, Monroe Co., AL; buried with other Stiggins at the Baptist Church, Little River; her wooden marker was destroyed in a brush fire. d/o Joseph Stiggins, an Englishman, and Nancy Grey, a Natchez, niece of Chinnabbee).
William Weatherford and his wives Mary Moniac, Sopathe Thlanie, and Mary Stiggins
by Carol Middleton
THE CREEK WAR OF 1813 AND 1814
By H. S. HALBERT and T. H. BALL
Family Collection of papers from my ancestors
Research of Weatherford Descendants, Bonnie Rapert, Belinda Pierce & Gayle P.