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Adam Zumwalt-Index

 

Grandchildren & Descendants of "Red" Adam Zumwalt


Children of Mahala Zumwalt & Samuel McCoy

Hester Ann McCoy Carr

Hester Ann
m. Robert J. Carr

Adam Zumwalt

 

Children of Mahala Zumwalt & Henry R. Crawford

Elizabeth J. (1840-1846)

Felix Grundy (1843-1932)
m. Mary Zumwalt

Elizabeth J. Crawford was born 8 Nov 1840 and died 19 Sept 1846. Felix Grundy Crawford was born 1 May 1843 and died 17 May 1932 Oakville, Live Oak Co., TX. After Mahala died, Felix and Elizabeth were left in the care of Mahala’s relatives until Henry R. married Ann Wilson on 6 Jan 1848. Felix Crawford left considerable memoirs of his life.   He married his cousin Mary Zumwalt, daughter of Jesse Caton and Lucy Minter Zumwalt, on 11 Aug 1870 in CaldwellCo. Mary was born 29 Dec 1853 and died 15 May 1936 Oakville, Live OakCo, TX. Felix and Mary lived in Comal, Coryell, Brown (he was in BrownCo. when the 1880 census was taken, neighbor to his half brother, John W.W. Crawford), and Travis counties before settling in Live OakCo 15 Nov 1890. There he owned a great deal of land and they raised nine children. (Information from Mary Jo Crawford)


Children of Elizabeth Zumwalt & Eli Mitchell

Otho Z. (1840-1863)

Laura Erline (1842-1923)
m. (1) John Ford
(2) Joseph Ford

Nancy Ann (1945-1915)

Chauncey Abrams (1847-1919)
m. Annie Parker

Sara Nora Rhoda (1850-1941)
m. William Josiah Bright

Eli William (1852-1932)
m. Mary S. Green

Elizabeth Jane (d. infancy)

Caroline (d. infancy)

John Quincy (d. infancy)

 


Children of Caroline Zumwalt & William Owen Burnham

Sarah (b. 1844)

Mary (b. 1846

John (b. 1848)

Nancy Caton
m. George F. Cleveland

 

In the photo from the files of Zelma Tyree Richardson, a descendant of Adam Zumwalt Sr., is believed to be William Christopher Zumwalt at left with either sister (seated on his left), Caroline Burnam and her children, Sara, Mary and John, or Adaline House and her children, Matilda, Diana and Harvey. Inscribed on the back of the photo by daughter of William Christopher and Letsie Weems Zumwalt was the words "Papa---Aunt and children." 

 

 


Children of Adaline Zumwalt & William Ransom House

Hester Ann Matilda (b. 1841)

Diana (b. 1842)

Harvey (b. 1843)

Mary Ann (b. 1846)

Stacy Angeline (b. 1852)

Middleton Roberts (b. 1855)

Mumford J. (b. 1857)

 


Children of Emaline Zumwalt & David Sterling Hughes Darst

Imogene
m. G.W. Betts
John (d. 1888)

James D.

 

1850 census of GonzalesCo, Town of Gonzales:
Darst, David S.H., 29, m, Merchant, $4,300, Mo; Darst, Emaline, 29, f, Mo; Darst, Imogine, 2, f, Texas

 


Children of Jesse Caton Zumwalt & Lucy Minter

Mary (1853-1836)
m. Felix G. Crawford

Gabriella

Adeline

John
m. Eunice Lawrence

James Lloyd
m. Mary L. Eustis

Mary Zumwalt was born 29 Dec 1853 and died 15 May 1936 Oakville, Live OakCo, TX. Mary Zumwalt married her cousin Felix Grundy Crawford on 11 Aug 1870 in CaldwellCo. Felix Grundy wrote; "The father of my wife was a Ranger, fighting wild Indians in the Republic of Texas. He showed me wounds on him made by arrows." Felix and Mary lived in Comal, Coryell, Brown (BrownCo. when the 1880 census was taken, neighbor to half brother, John W.W. Crawford), and Travis counties before settling in Live OakCo 15 Nov 1890. They raised nine children. John Zumwalt's wife Eunice Lawrence was daughter of Washington and Harriett (Rylander) Lawrence.  Children were Alice, who married Lewis Ussrey, who lived in San SabaCo and later moved to Mesquite, TX; Ervin (Erwin), who married a Miss Eustis, and moved to BurnetCo; and Minnie. James Zumwalt and Mary Eustis had a son Earnest Caton Zumwalt (m. Minnie L. Tinklea or Finklea) and possibly others named John, James, and Josie. (Information from Mary Jo Crawford)

 


Children of William Christopher Zumwalt & Elizabeth "Letsie" Weems

William A. (1862-1923)
m. Sara Favors

James Harvey (1865-1926)
m. Annie Susan Doyal
Tiburcio Cabellero

Nancy Emaline (1870-abt 1903)
m. James Reed

Clarissa (b. 1870)

David Noah (1871-1940)
m. Maggie Gee

Mary Isabel (b. 1874)
m. William H. Owens

John Lane (1876-1942)
m. Jeanette Harris

Jessie Minnie (1881-1963)
m. Jackson Josiah Tyree

Margaret Ann (1883-1959)
m. James Daniel Tyree

Photo below left is thought to be Elizabeth Weems as a young girl, right photo is Elizabeth Letsie Weems Zumwalt and daughters, Jessie Minnie and Margaret Ann.

Elizabeth WeemsLetsie Zumwalt & daughters

 

Zumwalt Homeplace Old Slayden
Letsy Weems Zumwalt and children.  This is believed to be the site and possibly part of the original Adam Zumwalt homeplace at Old Slayden

 

Jessie Minnie Zumwalt Tyree & Bill OwensJohn Lane Zumwalt (left)
Left:  Jessie Minnie Zumwalt Tyree & Bill Owens; Right standingJohn Lane Zumwalt

 

Zumwalt Boys
Unidentified Zumwalt Boys in a Gonzales Bank

 

Gonzales Pub
Believed to be a scene in a Gonzales Saloon.  The barrel at top right says "W.A. Zumwalt, Dist."


Harvey Griswold Zumwalt & Tiletha E. Brock

David

Adam Emesia (1866-1938)
m. Missouri Hall (1875-1965)

Anna

Mary

Lillian
m. James McGee

Nancy

Dora
m. John Thurmond

Henry

Riley

 


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