BIDDIX Ancestors

William Abraham "Little Will" BIDDIX  William was born on 9 Jan 1861 and died on 4 Feb 1942. He married Cordelia HOLLIFIELD on 7 Sep 1877 in Bakersville, Mitchell County, NC (FamilySearch IGI Record).

William's parent were Calvin BIDDIX and Elmira LOWERY.

Cordelia HOLLIFIELD Cordelia was born 15 Oct 1858 in McDowell County, NC and died on 2 Feb 1903.  She is buried in the Buchanan Burial Ground, located in Little Switzerland, Mitchell County, NC.(4)

Cordelia's parents were Dantle (Daniel sp?) HOLLIFIELD and Peggy SCRUGGS.

Children:

  1. Mack Greer BIDDIX Mack was born on 20 Jun 1877 and died on 18 Jan 1970 in McDowell County, NC.. Mack married Bessie Matilda HOLLIFIELD.
  2. Lula O. BIDDIX Lula was born on 20 Mar 1879 and died on 20 Dec 1952. She married John Alexander LOWERY on 3 Sep 1895. John's parents were Thomas LOWERY and Evlyn MCKINNEY. (1)
  3. Drucilla BIDDIX Drucilla was born on 11 Oct 1880.
  4. Asbury BIDDIX Asbury was born on 26 Jan 1883
  5. Iley M. BIDDIX Iley was born on 12 Jan 1885. She married James Garfield MACE on 17 Apr 1904 in Marion, McDowell County, NC.
  6. Disser BIDDIX Disser was born in February 1888.
  7. Willard R. BIDDIX Willard was born on 9 Jun 1889.
  8. Greene Robert BIDDIX Greene was born on 9 Apr 1892 in Hollifield, McDowell County, NC. He married Elizabeth HOPPES on 31 Dec 1923. Learn more about Elizabeth by visiting http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~hoppes/
  9. Lonnie Russell BIDDIX Lonnie was born on 31 Oct1893.
  10. Gertrude BIDDIX Gertrude was born in December 1894.
  11. Ethel BIDDIX Ethel was born on 25 Dec 1896 in Hollifield, McDowell County, NC. She married Charles M. SPURGEON on 29 Aug 1914 in North Cove, McDowell County, NC (3).
  12. Otis BIDDIX Otis was born on 6 Jun 1899.

Sources:

  1. FamilySearch Ancestral File
  2. GENForum (Biddix Family Genealogy Forum) posting made by Jane Howard on 4 Oct 2000. You can follow up with Jane at MzJane@aol.com
  3. FamilySearch IGI Record
  4. Find-A-Grave

Research Notes:

  1. USGenWeb, Archives, GIBSON COUNTY, TN - CEMETERIES-NORTH UNION CUMBERLAND PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH CEMETERY (Part I) 201. WRIGHT, Mrs. S.I. - Apr. 12, 1850 - Mar. 2, 1890 (daugh of Green Bittick - wife of J.W.) James Wm. - June 3, 1847 - June 6, 1921
  2. USGenWeb, Archives, GIBSON COUNTY, TN - CEMETERIES - Rutherford Cemetery BITTICK, FRANK M.-------------SEPT. 28,1852----------- OCT. 13, 1885 BITTICK, JESSIEL----------------------1860---------------------1942
  3. USGenWeb, Archives, Enterprise Newspaper, RIPLEY, TN. Friday 3rd July, 1925, .....CONCORD---The little son of Mrs. John STRINGER is ill with typhoid fever. Mr.& Mrs. John DAVIS spent Sunday in Gates with their son, Ollie DAVIS. Mrs. Cora BITTICK,of Dawson Springs, KY., is visiting her sister, Mrs. John DAVIS.

Maps:

image_map.gif (37150 bytes) McDowell County, NC image_map.gif (30947 bytes) Grassy Creek & North Cove, NC

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