Wiley A. Wooddell and Descendants
Generation 2

Wooddell Family Move From AL to TX 1896

As told to Helen Wooddell Crawford, by her grandmother Mary Ann House Wooddell.

2. Jessie Jasper Wooddill (Wiley) was born abt 1841 in Tuscaloosa Co AL and died abt. 1912. He married Laura A. House Jan. 30, 1865 in Tuscaloosa Co AL the daughter of James H. A. House and Rachael Caroline Lawlis. She was born Oct 20, 1842 in Tuscaloosa Co AL and died Sept. 11, 1924 in Bibb Co. AL.

Notes about Jessie Wooddill
He is found in his father's household in the 1850 & 1860 Tuscaloosa Co. AL census.
He is found in 1870 & 1900 Tuscaloosa Co. census
I have a copy of his marriage certificate

Notes about Laura House
She is found in her fatherís household in 1860 Tuscaloosa Co AL
She is found in her son-in-law Newton Bowen's household in the 1920 Lamar Co. AL census.
She is the sister of Mary Ann House who married Jessie's brother Hiram Thomas Wooddell.
I have a copy of her death certificate.
She is buried in Haysop Cemetery in Bibb Co. AL in an unmarked grave.

Children of Jessie Wooddill & Laura House
10. i. James H. Wooddill bori June 1, 1866 in Tuscaloosa Co AL and died Apr. 30, 1930 in Peterson AL
11. ii. Barbara Tabitha Wooddill born Mar. 11, 1868 Tuscaloosa Co AL and died Aug. 1936 in Jefferson Co.
AL.
12. iii. Nancy Caroline Wooddill born Oct 1870 in AL.
13. iv. Joseph B. Wooddil born Oct. 2, 1874 and died Nov. 14, 1963 Jefferson Co. AL.
14. v. Levia F. Wooddill born June 12, 1877 in Tuscaloosa Co. AL and died Oct. 25, 1945 in Bibb Co. AL.
15. vi. Amelia Rebecca Wooddill born Mar. 1, 1880 in Tuscaloosa Co AL and died Feb. 1, 1964 in Tuscaloosa Co AL.

3. Joseph H. Wooddill (Wylie) born June 10, 1842 Tuscaloosa Co AL and died June 1, 1926 in Blount Co. AL. He married Mar. 6, 1866 in Tuscaloosa Co. AL to Therissa Francis Ray the daughter of Bartlett Ray and Harriett Hendricks. She was born abt 1844 in AL and died before 1920.

Notes for Joseph Wooddill
He is found in his father's household in the 1850 & 1860 Tuscaloosa Co. AL census.
He is found in the 1870, 1910 Tuscaloosa Co. & 1880, 1900 Blount Co. AL census
He is found in his neice Barbara Tabitha (Wooddell) Wordsworth's household in the 1920 Blount Co.
AL census.
He is buried in Antioch Methodist Church Cemetery in Blount Co. AL.
I have a copy of his marriage & death certificate

Notes for Therissa Ray
She is the sister of Sarah Ray who is the second wife of Joseph's father Wylie Wooddell
The 1900 & 1910 census states they had no children.

4. Permelia A. Wooddell (Wiley) born abt 1846 in Tuscaloosa Co AL. Possible married a ? Hallman

Notes for Permelia Wooddell
She is found in her father's household in the 1850 & 1860 Tuscaloosa Co. AL census.

5. Hiram Thomas Wooddell (Wiley) born July 16, 1848 in Tuscaloosa Co AL and died Dec 24, 1924 in Loraine Mitchell Co TX. He married Mary Ann House Apr. 19,1871 In Tuscaloosa Co AL the daughter of James A. H. House and Rachael Caroline Lawlis. She was born Dec 25 1854 in Tuscaloosa Co AL and died Feb. 12, 1935 in Turney Cherokee Co TX.

Notes about Hiram Thomas Wooddell
He is found in his father's household in the 1850 & 1860 Tuscaloosa Co. AL census.
He is found in 1870 Tuscaloosa Co. AL census as single working on the railroad.
He is found in 1900 Milam Co. & 1920 Cherokee Co. TX census
He is buried in Mt Zion Cemetery in Mitchell Co TX
I have a copy of his marriage certificate.

Notes for Mary Ann House
She listed in her fatherís household in 1860 Tuscaloosa Co AL
She is found in the household of Benjamin House in the 1870 Tuscaloosa Co. AL census (poss. uncle)
She is found in her son David's household in the 1930 Milam Co. TX census.
Her sister Laura House married Hiramís brother Jessie Wooddell
She is buried at Jarrett Cemetery in Turney, Cherokee Co TX
I have a copy of her Obituary
I have a copy of her death certificate. In bk 8 p 554.

Children of Hiram Wooddell & Mary Ann House
16. i. Laura A. Wooddell born Feb. 18, 1972 in Tuscaloosa Co AL and died Dec. 23, 1901 in AL
17. ii Zebedee E. Wooddell born Jan 10, 1875 in Tuscaloosa Co AL and died Nov. 24, 1949 in Turney,
Cherokee Co TX
18. iii David Andrew Wooddell born May 6, 1877 Tuscaloosa Co AL and died Feb. 2, 1948 in Cherokee Co TX
19. iv Ila Wooddell born May 29, 1880 and died Feb, 2, 1948
20. v Darthula (Doss) Miranda Wooddell born Feb 21, 1883 and died Apr 4, 1906
vi Ester (Easter) L. Wooddell born Aug 24, 1886 and died Jan 27 1915

Notes for Ester Wooddell
She never married
She is buried at Jarrett Cemetery in Cherokee Co TX

21. vii Augusta Gertrude Wooddell born Aug 21, 1889 and died Jan. 29, 1972 Cherokee Co TX
22. viii John Henry Wooddell born Aug 6, 1892 and died May 7, 1965 Cherokee Co TX

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