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Wilks or Wilkes Family Genealogy Database by Ken Wilks


John M. MARLER was born about 1856. He married Charity Lavina SMART on 25 Dec 1875.

Charity Lavina SMART [Parents] was born 2 Mar 1856 in , Pike, AL. She died 15 Jan 1940 and was buried in Beaver Dam Cem., Coffee, AL. Charity married John M. MARLER on 25 Dec 1875.

OF INFORMATION:
Pike County Courthouse Marriage Records
Family Bibles

SOURCES OF INFORMATION:
Pike County Courthouse Marriage Records
Family Bibles


Isaac Lafayette AMOS was born about 1863. He married Temperance Elizabeth SMART on 12 Feb 1878 in , Pike, Ala..

Temperance Elizabeth SMART [Parents] was born 11 Aug 1862 in , Pike, AL. She died 13 Nov 1925 and was buried in Elba, Coffee, Alabama. Temperance married Isaac Lafayette AMOS on 12 Feb 1878 in , Pike, Ala..

OF INFORMATION:
Pike County Courthouse Marriage Records
Family Bibles

SOURCES OF INFORMATION:
Pike County Courthouse Marriage Records
Family Bibles


James Jr. SMART [Parents] was born about 1745 in , Prince George, Vir.. He died 31 Mar 1818 in , Beaufort, SC. and was buried in Allendale, Allendale, SC. James married Piety LEDBETTER about 1770 in Luray, Allendale, SC.

Buried at Blood Hill, Beech Branch.
Served in Revolutionary War from Beaufort District, SC.
Moved from VA to Butte Co., NC, thence to Lynches Creek in 1755.
Married to a cousin, Piety in Coosawhatchie Church abt 1770.
Was a Lt. in the SC Militia 1781-1782.
Left land grant of 7 acrea to build Beech Branch Ch. on. Later increased to abt 70-75 acres. More than 1600 acres received from land grants.

Buried at Blood Hill, Beech Branch.
Served in Revolutionary War from Beaufort District, SC.
Moved from VA to Butte Co., NC, thence to Lynches Creek in 1755.
Married to Piety in Coosawhatchie Church abt 1770.
Was a Lt. in the SC Militia 1781-1782.
Left land grant of 7 acrea to build Beech Branch Ch. on. Later increased to abt 70-75 acres. More than 1600 acres received from land grants.

Piety LEDBETTER [Parents] was born about 1751 in , Anson, NC. She died 3 Jan 1818 and was buried in Allendale, Allendale, SC. Piety married James Jr. SMART about 1770 in Luray, Allendale, SC.

Buried near Blood Hill, Beech Branch. Probably a niece of Elizabeth Ledbetter, wife of James Smart, Sr.
Her tombstone is at the above, but another record says she moved from Beaufort, SC to Montgomery County, Ala and then on to Pike County, Ala with her son, Cornelius and is buried at what is now the Wiley sanders farm off Blind Jack Road.

Buried near Blood Hill, Beech Branch. Probably a niece of Elizabeth Ledbetter, wife of James Smart, Sr.
Her tombstone is at the above, but another record says she moved from Beaufort, SC to Montgomery County, Ala and then on to Pike County, Ala with her son, Cornelius and is buried at what is now the Wiley sanders farm off Blind Jack Road.

They had the following children:

  M i James III SMART.
  M ii Francis SMART was born 1771 and died about 1860.
  M iii Edmond SMART was born about 1776.
  M iv Henry SMART was born about 1790 and died 18 Mar 1851.
  M v Nathan SMART was born 1760. He died 1766.

Piety was too young for this to be her son. James, Jr was only 15.

Piety was too young for this to be her son. James, Jr was only 15.
  M vi Amos SMART was born 9 Dec 1785 and died 23 Aug 1863.
  M vii Naaman SMART was born about 1786.
  F viii Nancy Ann SMART.
  F ix Jemima SMART.
  M x Cornelius SMART was born about 1792 and died 15 Apr 1875.

Malachi RUSHING [Parents] was born about 1760 in , Beaufort, SC. He died before 1830 in , Beaufort, SC. Malachi married Elizabeth MATTHEWS.

Served in Revolutionary War.

Served in Revolutionary War.

Elizabeth MATTHEWS was born about 1770 in , , NC. She died after 1850 in , Pike, Ala and was buried in , Pike, Ala. Elizabeth married Malachi RUSHING.

Buried in Smart Family Cemetery on the Wiley Sanders farm off Blind Jack Road.

Buried in Smart Family Cemetery on the Wiley Sanders farm off Blind Jack Road.

They had the following children:

  F i Temperance RUSHING was born about 1797 and died Jul 1876.
  F ii Rosannah MATTHEWS was born about 1806.
  M iii William Cain MATTHEWS was born about 1810.
  F iv Elizabeth B. MATTHEWS was born about 1815.
  M v Matthew D. MATTHEWS was born before 28 Jun 1841 in , Montgomery, Ala.
  M vi Malachi MATTHEWS.

Stephen REEVES was born about 1793 in , JONES, Ga.. He married Sarah FLOWERS.

Sarah FLOWERS was born about 1797 in , JONES, Ga.. She married Stephen REEVES.

They had the following children:

  M i Harold FLOWERS REEVES was born 6 Nov 1819 and died 12 Feb 1899.

Moses Eason BUSH was born 26 Apr 1799 in , Washington, GA. He died 25 Apr 1847 in , Barbour, AL. Moses married Julia Ann CALHOUN on 9 Apr 1815.

Julia Ann CALHOUN was born 12 Oct 1794 in , , GA. She died 18 Apr 1833 in , Barbour, AL. Julia married Moses Eason BUSH on 9 Apr 1815.

They had the following children:

  F i Martha BUSH was born 1 Aug 1821 and died 3 Feb 1894.

Columbus COLQUETT REEVES [Parents] was born 18 Dec 1841 in , Coffee, AL. He died 28 Apr 1889 in Brundidge, Pike, AL and was buried in Brundidge, Pike, Ala. Columbus married India Louise COPELAND.

FHL book of cemetary inscriptions of Pike Co., Ala

Records show surname spelled as "Reaves".

FHL book of cemetary inscriptions of Pike Co., Ala

Records show surname spelled as "Reaves".

India Louise COPELAND [Parents] was born 5 Jul 1855 in , Pike, AL. She died 2 Sep 1889 in Brundidge, Pike, AL and was buried in Brundidge, Pike, Ala. India married Columbus COLQUETT REEVES.

FHL book of cemetary inscriptions of Pike Co., Ala.

FHL book of cemetary inscriptions of Pike Co., Ala.

They had the following children:

  F i Mollie Agusta REEVES died 24 Oct 1953.
  F ii Stella REEVES was born 2 Dec 1874 and died 17 Oct 1952.
  M iii BAKER REEVES was born Apr 1880 in , Pike, AL. He died 1953 in Miami, Dade, FL.
  F iv Iona REEVES died Jul 1940.
  F v Lela REEVES was born 15 Nov 1883 and died 4 Sep 1969.
  F vi Grover Mae REEVES was born 4 May 1884 and died 7 Sep 1938.
  M vii Columbus Olin REEVES was born 6 Nov 1888 and died 8 Feb 1966.
  F viii Louise REEVES died Aug 1951.

Jack REEVES [Parents] was born about 1855 in Pike, AL. He married STREETMAN.

STREETMAN married Jack REEVES.


C. R. TALBOT married Jane REEVES.

Jane REEVES [Parents] was born about 1857 in , Pike, AL. She married C. R. TALBOT.


John REEVES [Parents] was born 1858 in , Pi