Doles Family Genealogy Forum
Zachariah Doles,son of Lemon and Sophia Waller Pridgeon Doles, was Half brother to my gr.gr. grandfather, William Pridgeon Marion Dean. WPM (as we prefer to call him) was b. 5 Feb. 1830 in Warren Co. MS. Md. Mary Ann Delaney 26 Nov 1849 in Jasper Co. TX d. 1 May 1908 in Jasper Co. TX. He had 11 sons. My Gr. Granddaddy, George Baylor Dean was b. 28 Mar 1870 Jasper Co. TX md. Delilah Jane Williams 13 Sept 1891. He died 26 May 1944 in Jasper Co. TX. they had three children, William Ira Dean, Died age 26 from mustard gas poisoning WWI, Mary Susan b. 15 Aug. 1892 in Homer, Jasper Co. TX, married Levi Guthrage Tanner 2 Mar 1917 in Jasper Co. TX, she died of Cancer 19 July 1955 in Jasper, Jasper Co. TX. The 3rd. child was Ruth Dean who md. John Hamilton.
My Grandparents Levi and Mary Dean Tanner had 4 children. My daddy, Levi Garth Tanner b.24 Dec 1923 Jasper Co. TX md. Jimmie Lee Conner 19 JUne 1946 They are both still living. Then came me. I am an only child. My parents blood types prevented them from having living children, except me. Peggy Anne Tanner McDonald b. 12 Aug 1952.
I will look into your website. Thanks for the invitation. Peggy McDonald