Nine Generations

Eliasz Bursztyn

Male, #4801, Deceased, b. 1 October 1826, d. 5 January 1827




Parents

FatherJonas Bursztyn (1796-1846)
MotherEstera Berkowicz (1811-1882)


RelationshipsGreat-granduncle of Harry Maxim Lieber




Birth1 October 1826Eliasz Bursztyn was born on 1 October 1826 in Czestochowa, Poland.
Death5 January 1827He died on 5 January 1827 in Czestochowa, Poland.

Mariem Leber

Female, #4802, Deceased, b. 1918




Parents

FatherBerysz Leber (1881-1942)
MotherRuchla Lasman


Relationships2nd cousin 1 time removed of Robert Cooper Jacobs
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Harry Maxim Lieber
1st cousin 1 time removed of Eric Stephen Leber
1st cousin 1 time removed of Boris Leber


Family: Hercka Markowicz (b. 1915, d. October 1942)

DaughterEstera Markowicz


Birth1918Mariem Leber was born in 1918 in Piotrków Trybunalski, Poland.1
Marr/Partnership1938She married Hercka Markowicz in 1938 in Piotrków Trybunalski, Poland.
Charts and other referencesLeber/Lieberman Descendancy Chart

Citations

  1. Piotrków 1908-42 BMD Spreadsheet, Births sheet, line 456

Hercka Markowicz

Male, #4803, Deceased, b. 1915, d. October 1942




Parents





Family: Mariem Leber (b. 1918)

DaughterEstera Markowicz


Birth1915Hercka Markowicz was born in 1915.
Marr/Partnership1938He married Mariem Leber in 1938 in Piotrków Trybunalski, Poland.
DeathOctober 1942He died in October 1942 at Treblinka Extermination Camp in Poland.1
Charts and other referencesLeber/Lieberman Descendancy Chart

Citations

  1. Yad Vashem Page of Testimony, online \www.yadvashem.org/\. Hereinafter cited as Yad Vashem Page of Testimony., Item ID 1236241

Jankiel Berek Markowicz

Male, #4804, Deceased








Family: Ita Brandla Lieberman

SonHercka Markowicz + (1915-1942)


Ita Brandla Lieberman

Female, #4805, Deceased








Family: Jankiel Berek Markowicz

SonHercka Markowicz + (1915-1942)


Kopel [Unknown]

Male, #4806, Deceased








Family:

DaughterMrs. Ilire [Bassevitch] + (1873-)


James Alan Modisette

Jim Modisette
Male, #4808, Deceased, b. 24 June 1858, d. 3 April 1930




Parents

FatherJames Franklin Modisette (about 1830-)
MotherMartha L. McWaters (1837-)


Relationships2nd great-grandfather of Joshua David McNeil


Family: Priscilla Elizabeth Vaughn (b. 23 June 1862, d. 29 May 1930)

SonJames William Modisette (1884-1963)
SonDavid Hampton Modisette + (1891-1971)
DaughterMellie Jane Modisette (1898-1989)
DaughterMary Elizabeth Modisette (1904-1999)
DaughterBeulah Modisette (1906-1992)


Birth24 June 1858James Alan Modisette was born on 24 June 1858 in Pike County, Alabama.1
OccupationJames Alan Modisette was a farmer in Angelina County, Texas.2
Marr/Partnership4 September 1881He married Priscilla Elizabeth Vaughn on 4 September 1881 in Emerson, Columbia County, Arkansas.1
Death3 April 1930He died on 3 April 1930 in Lufkin, Angelina County, Texas.1,3
Burial4 April 1930He was buried on 4 April 1930 in Gann Cemetery in Lufkin, Angelina County, Texas.3

Citations

  1. Ancestry.com Public Family Trees, Stephens/Hurst Family Tree
  2. Texas Death Certificates, 1903-1982, State File No. 16655 (James Alan Modisette)
  3. Death Certificate, Texas Certificate #16655, 1930; Ancestry.com. Texas, Death Certificates, 1903-1982 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013.

Priscilla Elizabeth Vaughn

Priscilla Vaughn Modisette
Female, #4809, Deceased, b. 23 June 1862, d. 29 May 1930




Parents

FatherWilliam Henry Vaughn (1827-1904)
MotherFrances Ollie Millsaps (1827-1897)


Relationships2nd great-grandmother of Joshua David McNeil


Family: James Alan Modisette (b. 24 June 1858, d. 3 April 1930)

SonJames William Modisette (1884-1963)
SonDavid Hampton Modisette + (1891-1971)
DaughterMellie Jane Modisette (1898-1989)
DaughterMary Elizabeth Modisette (1904-1999)
DaughterBeulah Modisette (1906-1992)


Birth23 June 1862Priscilla Elizabeth Vaughn was born on 23 June 1862 in Arkansas City, Arkansas.1
Marr/Partnership4 September 1881She married James Alan Modisette on 4 September 1881 in Emerson, Columbia County, Arkansas.1
Death29 May 1930She died on 29 May 1930 in Angelina County, Texas.1
Burialabout 31 May 1930She was buried about 31 May 1930 in Gann Cemetery in Lufkin, Angelina County, Texas.2

Citations

  1. Ancestry.com Public Family Trees, Stephens/Hurst Family Tree
  2. Find A Grave database, Memorial# 33539456

Stephen Theopolius Hawkins

Male, #4810, Deceased, b. 11 August 1868, d. 26 May 1947




Parents

FatherJohn Mason Hawkins (1838-1902)
MotherMary Clark (1843-1918)


Relationships2nd great-grandfather of Joshua David McNeil


Family: Elizabeth Ellen Clevenger (b. 10 February 1873, d. 21 August 1929)

DaughterAugusta Dell Hawkins + (1893-1983)


Birth11 August 1868Stephen Theopolius Hawkins was born on 11 August 1868 in Angelina County, Texas.1,2
OccupationStephen Theopolius Hawkins was a farmer in Angelina County, Texas.
Marr/Partnership2 February 1892He married Elizabeth Ellen Clevenger on 2 February 1892 in Angelina County, Texas.1
Death26 May 1947He died of of chronic myocarditis on 26 May 1947 in Angelina County, Texas.
Burial27 May 1947He was buried on 27 May 1947 in Carrell Cemetery in Angelina County, Texas.2

Citations

  1. 1900 Federal Census, Census Place: Justice Precinct 8, Angelina, Texas; Roll: 1607; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 0006; FHL microfilm: 1241607
  2. Texas Death Certificates, 1903-1982, State File No. 19347 (Steve T. Hawkins)

Elizabeth Ellen Clevenger

Female, #4811, Deceased, b. 10 February 1873, d. 21 August 1929




Parents

FatherWilliam M. Clevenger (1849-1901)
MotherMary Margaret Collins (1846-1926)


Relationships2nd great-grandmother of Joshua David McNeil


Family: Stephen Theopolius Hawkins (b. 11 August 1868, d. 26 May 1947)

DaughterAugusta Dell Hawkins + (1893-1983)


Married nameElizabeth Ellen Clevenger was known as Lizzie Hawkins after her marriage.
Birth10 February 1873She was born on 10 February 1873 in Texas.
Marr/Partnership2 February 1892She married Stephen Theopolius Hawkins on 2 February 1892 in Angelina County, Texas.1
Death21 August 1929She died on 21 August 1929 in Angelina County, Texas.2

Citations

  1. 1900 Federal Census, Census Place: Justice Precinct 8, Angelina, Texas; Roll: 1607; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 0006; FHL microfilm: 1241607
  2. Ancestry.com Public Family Trees, McNeil Family Tree

Alvin Cullom McNeil

Alvin McNeil
Male, #4812, Deceased, b. 20 October 1848, d. 25 November 1925




Parents

FatherJohn Cullom McNeil (1815-1862)
MotherElizabeth E. Teaples (1830-)


Relationships2nd great-grandfather of Joshua David McNeil


Family: Mary Catherine Newman (b. December 1860, d. 12 December 1942)

SonClaud Neil McNiel + (1889-1967)


Biography

Birth20 October 1848Alvin Cullom McNeil was born on 20 October 1848 in Williamson County, Texas.1,2,3
Child2 September 1850As children, Alvin Cullom McNeil and Louisa J. McNeil lived with John Cullom McNeil and Elizabeth E. Teaples in Milam and Williamson District, Williamson County, Texas on 2 September 1850.4
OccupationAlvin Cullom McNeil was a farmer in Rockdale, Hopkins County, Texas.1
Militaryfrom 1863 to 1 May 1865He served in the Confederate Army in Company A, 18th Texas Infantry, Walker's Division from 1863 to 1 May 1865 in Hempstead, Waller County, Texas. He was discharged or surrendered on or about May 1, 1865.
Marr/Partnership25 June 1874He married Mary Catherine Newman on 25 June 1874 in Washington County, Texas.5
Residence1900He lived at ED 110 Justice Precinct 5 (east part) in Washington County, Texas in 1900.6
Death25 November 1925He died of of Bright's Disease on 25 November 1925 in Rockdale, Milam County, Texas.1,3
Obituary29 November 1925His obituary appeared on 29 November 1925.

Alvin Cullom McNiel was born on October 26, 1848, in Williamson County, Texas, the eldest son of John McNiel of Wilkes County, North Carolina, and Elizabeth E. Teaples of Tennessee. He was also the great-great-grandson of Rev. George McNiel (Revolutionary War Chaplain) of Wilkes County, North Carolina, who was born in Glasgow, Scotland in about 1720. Alvin Cullom McNiel, served in Company A, 18th Texas Infantry (Walker's Division). He was about 15 years old when he enlisted at Shreveport in about January, 1864, traveling from Cherokee County, Texas. He served until he was discharged at Hempstead, Texas, on about May 1, 1865. Alvin Cullom McNiel married Mary Catherine Newman, grand-daughter of Texas colonist Jonathan Newman, III, on June 25, 1874, in Washington County, Texas. Alvin & Mary Catherine had thirteen children: John N.; Charles; Benjamin; Emma; Alvin D.; Lula Beatrice; Annie Irene; Claudius Neal; Thomas Rush; Katie Lee; Hallie Laura; Lois Eugene; and James Larkin. He was a farmer by trade. During his lifetime, Alvin Cullom McNiel applied for a Soldier's Application for Pension, which was made on August 4, 1909, and approved on December 16, 1920. |It contains the affidavits of several of his fellow soldiers with whom he served. This Application (No. 37087) was signed by the Commission of Pensions and is on file in Texas State Archives in Austin, Texas. Alvin Culllom McNiel died on October 29, 1925, and is buried at the Harmony Cemetery in Milam County, Texas; there is a Confederate marker on his grave.

Burial30 November 1925He was buried on 30 November 1925 in Harmony Cemetery in Rockdale, Milam County, Texas.1

Citations

  1. Texas Death Certificates, 1903-1982, State File No. 40589
  2. Confederate Pension Applications, File #37087
  3. "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K375-NMN : 5 December 2014), A C McNniel, 29 Nov 1925; citing certificate number 40589, State Registrar Office, Austin; FHL microfilm 2,113,979.
  4. 1850 Federal Census, Census Place: Milam and Williamson, Williamson, Texas; Roll: M432_916; Page: 335A; Image: 303
  5. 1900 Federal Census, Census Place: Justice Precinct 5, Washington, Texas; Roll: T623_1677; Page: 28A; Enumeration District: 110.
  6. "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M35N-VG9 : accessed 10 May 2017), Alvin Mcniel, Justice Precinct 5 (east part), Washington, Texas, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 110, sheet 28A, family 487, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,677.

Mary Catherine Newman

Female, #4813, Deceased, b. December 1860, d. 12 December 1942




Parents

FatherJohn A. Newman (1826-1860)
MotherSerena Millinine Harrison (1840-1875)


Relationships2nd great-grandmother of Joshua David McNeil


Family: Alvin Cullom McNeil (b. 20 October 1848, d. 25 November 1925)

SonClaud Neil McNiel + (1889-1967)


Married nameMary Catherine Newman was known as Kate McNeil after her marriage.
BirthDecember 1860She was born in December 1860 in Washington County, Texas.1,2
Marr/Partnership25 June 1874She married Alvin Cullom McNeil on 25 June 1874 in Washington County, Texas.1
Death12 December 1942She died on 12 December 1942 at her daughter's home in Rockdale, Milam County, Texas.2
Burialabout 14 December 1942She was buried about 14 December 1942 in Harmony Cemetery in Rockdale, Hopkins County, Texas.3

Citations

  1. 1900 Federal Census, Census Place: Justice Precinct 5, Washington, Texas; Roll: T623_1677; Page: 28A; Enumeration District: 110.
  2. Confederate Pension Applications, Collection #: CPA16526; Roll #: 2395; Roll Description: Pension File Nos. 41616 to 41655, Application Years 1924 to 1926
  3. Find A Grave database, Memorial #28756825

Ruby Zelma Hinson

Female, #4814, Deceased, b. 24 July 1900, d. 10 July 1975




Parents

FatherMelford S. Hinson (1871-1934)
MotherAlta Samantha Beaty (1877-)




Family: Claud Neil McNiel (b. 18 February 1889, d. 24 December 1967)

SonMelford McNeil (1927-2002)


Birth24 July 1900Ruby Zelma Hinson was born on 24 July 1900 in Texas.1
Residence1910She lived in Justice Precinct 7, Texas in 1910.
Marr/Partnership1927She married Claud Neil McNiel in 1927.2
Residence1930She lived in Waco, McLennan County, Texas in 1930.
Residence1935She lived at Ward 8, Justice Precinct 1, in Waco, McLennan County, Texas in 1935.
Residence1940She lived at Ward 8, Justice Precinct 1, in Waco, McLennan County, Texas in 1940.
Death10 July 1975She died on 10 July 1975 in Waco, McLennan County, Texas.1
Burialabout 12 July 1975She was buried about 12 July 1975 in Waco Memorial Park in Waco, McLennan County, Texas.1

Citations

  1. Find A Grave database, Memorial #28864008
  2. 1930 Federal Census, Place: Waco, Mclennan, Texas; Roll: 2373; Page: 35B; Enumeration District: 0019; Image: 928.0; FHL microfilm: 2342107

Melford McNeil

Male, #4815, Deceased, b. 14 November 1927, d. 20 January 2002




Parents

FatherClaud Neil McNiel (1889-1967)
MotherRuby Zelma Hinson (1900-1975)


RelationshipsGranduncle of Joshua David McNeil




Birth14 November 1927Melford McNeil was born on 14 November 1927 in Waco, McLennan County, Texas.1
Death20 January 2002He died on 20 January 2002 in Waco, McLennan County, Texas.2
Burialabout 21 January 2002He was buried about 21 January 2002 in Waco, McLennan County, Texas.3

Citations

  1. 1930 Federal Census, Census Place: Waco, Mclennan, Texas; Roll: 2373; Page: 35B; Enumeration District: 0019; Image: 928.0; FHL microfilm: 2342107
  2. Ancestry.com Public Family Trees, Brailey Family Tree
  3. Find A Grave database

John Cullom McNeil

Male, #4816, Deceased, b. 1815, d. 15 August 1862




Parents

FatherJames Larkin McNeil (about 1795-1824)
MotherLois Ann Vannoy (1794-1832)


Relationships3rd great-grandfather of Joshua David McNeil


Family: Elizabeth E. Teaples (b. 1830)

DaughterLouisa J. McNeil (1846-1879)
SonAlvin Cullom McNeil + (1848-1925)
SonWilliam Jesse McNeil (1851-1927)
DaughterPemelia Emerine McNiel + (1853-1894)
DaughterFannie E. McNiel (1855-)
SonBenjamin N. McNiel (1859-1926)
DaughterNannie C. McNiel (1861-1932)


Birth1815John Cullom McNeil was born in 1815 in Reddies River, Wilkes County, North Carolina.1
Marr/Partnership1847He married Elizabeth E. Teaples in 1847 in Tennessee.
Occupation1850In 1850 John Cullom McNeil was a millwright.1
Residence (family)2 September 1850He and Elizabeth E. Teaples lived in Milam and Williamson District, Williamson County, Texas on 2 September 1850.1
Death15 August 1862He died on 15 August 1862 in Cherokee County, Texas.

Citations

  1. 1850 Federal Census, Census Place: Milam and Williamson, Williamson, Texas; Roll: M432_916; Page: 335A; Image: 303

Elizabeth E. Teaples

Female, #4817, Deceased, b. 1830






Relationships3rd great-grandmother of Joshua David McNeil


Family: John Cullom McNeil (b. 1815, d. 15 August 1862)

DaughterLouisa J. McNeil (1846-1879)
SonAlvin Cullom McNeil + (1848-1925)
SonWilliam Jesse McNeil (1851-1927)
DaughterPemelia Emerine McNiel + (1853-1894)
DaughterFannie E. McNiel (1855-)
SonBenjamin N. McNiel (1859-1926)
DaughterNannie C. McNiel (1861-1932)


Birth1830Elizabeth E. Teaples was born in 1830 in Tennessee.1
Marr/Partnership1847She married John Cullom McNeil in 1847 in Tennessee.
Residence (family)2 September 1850John Cullom McNeil and she lived in Milam and Williamson District, Williamson County, Texas on 2 September 1850.1
Residence1860She lived at Beat No. 1 in Cherokee County, Texas in 1860.2
Residence1880She lived at Precinct 1 in Washington, Washington County, Texas in 1880.

Citations

  1. 1850 Federal Census, Census Place: Milam and Williamson, Williamson, Texas; Roll: M432_916; Page: 335A; Image: 303
  2. 1860 Federal Census, Place: Beat 1, Cherokee, Texas; Roll: M653_1290; Page: 421; Family History Library Film: 805290

John A. Newman

Male, #4818, Deceased, b. 3 April 1826, d. 26 August 1860




Parents

FatherJonathan C. Newman (1797-1882)
MotherMary Harber (about 1805-1882)


Relationships3rd great-grandfather of Joshua David McNeil


Family 1: Adeline Willingham (b. about 1833, d. 10 April 1854)

SonLorenzo Newman (1852-)

Family 2: Serena Millinine Harrison (b. 1840, d. 1875)

DaughterMary Catherine Newman + (1860-1942)


Birth3 April 1826John A. Newman was born on 3 April 1826 in Washington County, Texas.1,2
Marr/Partnership7 August 1851He married Adeline Willingham on 7 August 1851.
Marr/Partnership20 March 1857He married Serena Millinine Harrison on 20 March 1857 in Comal County, Texas.
Death26 August 1860He died on 26 August 1860.1

Citations

  1. Ancestry.com Public Family Trees, Brailey Family Tree
  2. 1860 Federal Census, Census Place: Washington, Washington, Texas; Roll: M653_1307; Page: 176; Image: 362; Family History Library Film: 805307

Serena Millinine Harrison

Female, #4819, Deceased, b. 1840, d. 1875






Relationships3rd great-grandmother of Joshua David McNeil


Family 1: John A. Newman (b. 3 April 1826, d. 26 August 1860)

DaughterMary Catherine Newman + (1860-1942)

Family 2: Solomon Grundy Nichols (b. 27 June 1846, d. 27 December 1867)

SonJames Robert Nichols (1865-1931)
DaughterOllie Ann Nichols (1866-1896)


other spelling
Birth1840Serena Millinine Harrison was born in 1840 in Alabama.1
Marr/Partnership20 March 1857She married John A. Newman on 20 March 1857 in Comal County, Texas.
Marr/Partnership1863She married Solomon Grundy Nichols in 1863.
Death1875She died in 1875.

Citations

  1. 1860 Federal Census, Census Place: Washington, Washington, Texas; Roll: M653_1307; Page: 176; Image: 362; Family History Library Film: 805307

Jonathan C. Newman

Male, #4820, Deceased, b. 16 May 1797, d. 9 September 1882




Parents

FatherJonathan Newman (1764-1834)
MotherElizabeth McElwee (1774-1836)


Relationships4th great-grandfather of Joshua David McNeil


Family: Mary Harber (b. about 1805, d. 12 March 1882)

SonJohn A. Newman + (1826-1860)


Birth16 May 1797Jonathan C. Newman was born on 16 May 1797 in York County, South Carolina.
Marr/Partnership12 July 1825He married Mary Harber on 12 July 1825 in Near Fulton, Arkansas.
Death9 September 1882He died on 9 September 1882 in Washington County, Texas.