Descendants of John Wheat
Much of this information comes from:
"Wheat Sheaves Descendants of William Griffin Wheat and Martha Patsy"
Generation No. 1
John Wheat was born in England, and died 1711 in Prince George Co Maryland.
He married Sarah
Children of John Wheat and Sarah are:
Wheat Jr, died after 1768.
He married Ann, and they lived in Prince George's Co Maryland
Wheat, born c1700 in Prince George Co Maryland; died 1774.
|+4 iii.||William Wheat, born c1705 in Maryland; died before 1729|
Joseph Wheat, born c1709 in Maryland. He married Rachel
Generation No. 2
William2 Wheat (John1) was born c1705 in Maryland, and died before 1729.
He married Amy Wall before 1729, daughter of Thomas Wall and Mary
Children of William Wheat and Amy Wall are:
|+6 i.||William3 Wheat Jr., died April 1782 in Wilkes Co Georgia|
|7 ii.||Sarah Wheat She married John Nabus|
Wheat, born September 20, 1727 in Maryland; died December 06,
1797 in North Carolina.
Generation No. 3
William3 Wheat Jr. (William2, John1) died April 1782 in Wilkes Co Georgia.
He married Martha
Children of William Wheat and Martha are:
|+9 i.||Thomas4 Wheat, died March 26, 1804 in Mississippi.|
|10 ii.||John Wheat|
Generation No. 4
Thomas4 Wheat (William3, William2, John1) died March 26, 1804 in Mississippi.
Children of Thomas Wheat are:
|+11 i.||Martha5 Wheat, born c1793 in Alabama; died May 1884.|
|+12 ii.||Elizabeth Wheat, died October 1849|
Wheat Jr., died c 1843 in Marion Co Mississippi.
|14 iv.||Miss Wheat, died before 1849. She married Mr. Rainey|
|15 v.||Miss Wheat, died before 1849. She married Joseph A. Kennedy|
|16 vi.||Rebecca Wheat, died Bef. 1849. She married William M. Wallace|
|17 vii.||Mary Wheat, born 1782 in Georgia; died after 1853. She married Jordan Morgan|
|+18 viii.||John Jackson Wheat Sr., born c1790 in Alabama; died c1861 in Copiah Co Mississippi.|
Generation No. 5
Martha5 Wheat (Thomas4, William3, William2, John1) was born c 1793 in Alabama, and died May 1884.
She married Elias Wallis February 28, 1820 in Liberty Mississippi.
Child of Martha Wheat and Elias Wallis is:
Obedience Beedy6 Wallis, born May 17, 1837 in Hancock Co Mississippi; died March 05, 1913 in Pearl River Co Mississippi. She married James Oliver Bilbo.
Elizabeth5 Wheat (Thomas4, William3, William2, John1) died October 1849.
She married William Weldy
Children of Elizabeth Wheat and William Weldy are:
|+20 i.||Amelia "Milly" Wheat6 Weldy, born 20 Jan 1820 in Mississippi; died 25 Jan 1917 in Mississippi|
|21 ii.||Thomas Weldy, born c 1814. He married Elizabeth Pierce|
|22 iii.||Matilda Weldy, born c 1820. She married William Simmons|
|23 iv.||William Weldy, Jr., born c 1821. He married Charlotte Martin|
|24 v.||George Weldy, born c 1827. He married Rachel|
John Jackson5 Wheat Sr. (Thomas4, William3, William2, John1) was born 1797 in Alabama, and died 1861 in Copiah Co Mississippi. John and Grace are buried in an unknown named cemetery
He married 1) Grace Millsaps, daughter of William Millsaps and Rebecca Webster.
He married 2) Celia Bufkin I have a lot of Bufkins online, but no parents for this particular Celia.
Children of John Wheat and Grace Millsaps are:
was born December 11, 1816, and
died May 17, 1855.
|+26 ii.||Thomas Wheat|
|+27 iii.||Rebecca Wheat|
|+28 iv.||John Jackson Wheat Jr.|
|+29 v.||Andrew Wheat|
Generation No. 6
"Milly" Wheat6 Weldy (Elizabeth5
Wheat, Thomas4, William3, William2, John1) was born January 20,
She married Lemuel Strahan December 25, 1856 in Hancock Co Mississippi, son of Cornelius Strahan and Nancy Alderman.
Children of Lemuel Strahan and Amelia Weldy are:
|30 i.||William S.5 Strahan, born 1847; died 1864, killed in the Civil War|
George Washington Strahan, born November 02, 1848 in Mississippi; died April 28, 1926 in Poplarville, Pearl River Co Mississippi, burial Springhill Cemetery
He married 1) Miss Davis. He married 2) Laura Dearman January 13, 1882.
|32 iii.||Willis Strahan, born 1850; died Bef. 1870.|
Strahan, born 1852 in Mississippi; died 1954.
She married John Perkins October 14, 1885 in Hancock Co Mississippi.
Some family records indicate she first married a Mr. Terrell of Tylertown, Mississippi
P. Strahan, born January 16, 1855 in Mississippi; died October
He married Martha Forensi Smith September 23, 1885.
Francis Strahan, born April 01, 1856 in Mississippi; died Aft.
He married Clyde Perrin October 08, 1891 in Pearl River Co Mississippi.
Strahan, born January 08, 1859 in Green Co., Mississippi; died
August 03, 1962 in Poplarville, Pearl River Co Mississippi.
She married Hasting Paul Howard November 28, 1878 in Hancock Co Mississippi.
Cornelius Strahan, born 1863; died 1915, in a shootout with police
He married Beedie Dianis Bilbo
Elizabeth Strahan, born December 12, 1859; died May 23, 1941.
She married Hiram Prentiss Smith
Thomas6 Wheat (John Jackson5, Thomas4, William3, William2, John1)
He married Eveline Beacham
Children of Thomas Wheat and Eveline Beacham are:
|39 i.||Jim7 Wheat|
|40 ii.||John Wheat|
|41 iii.||William Wheat|
|42 iv.||Andrew Wheat|
|43 v.||Zack Wheat|
|44 vi.||Tom Wheat|
|45 vii.||Mary Wheat|
Rebecca6 Wheat (John Jackson5, Thomas4, William3, William2, John1)
She married James J. Decell
Children of Rebecca Wheat and James Decell are:
|46 i.||Gracie7 Decell She married William Jones|
|47 ii.||George Jasper "Buck" Decell|
|48 iii.||Margaret Decell. She married T.H. Booth|
|49 iv.||Mellissa Decell. She married R.P. Leach|
|50 v.||Elizabeth Decell She married A.L. Puckett|
He married 1) Ella Ryan
He married 2) Mary Jane Mayes, burial in the old section, Hazelhurst Cemetery, Copiah Co Mississippi
|52 vii.||Adeline Decell. She married O.F. Harris|
|53 viii.||William Wheat Decell|
John Jackson6 Wheat Jr. (John Jackson5, Thomas4, William3, William2, John1)
Children of John Jackson Wheat Jr. are:
|54 i.||John Jackson "Wheatie"7 Wheat III|
|55 ii.||Jimmy W. Wheat|
|56 iii.||Joe W. Wheat|
|57 iv.||Sheppard N. Wheat|
|58 v.||Willie Wheat|
|59 vi.||Sallie Wheat|
|60 vii.||Ethel Wheat|
Andrew6 Wheat (John Jackson5, Thomas4, William3, William2, John1)
He married Rebecca Decell
Children of Andrew Wheat and Rebecca Decell are:
|61 i.||Sallie7 Wheat. She married Mr. Quattlebaum|
|62 ii.||Jack Wheat|
|63 iii.||Martha Wheat. She married Mr. Simmons|
|64 iv.||Eddie Wheat|