Grandma, (Caroline Thornton), & Grandpa Jordan, my ggggrandparents.
Dicy Jordan, my gggrandmother. Daughter of Caroline
Thornton and Unknown Jordan. 2nd wife of James A. Rose.
Will Jordan, my ggUncle. Son of Caroline Thornton and Unknown
Jordan and brother of Dicy Jordan.
My great uncle, Bob Rose, son of Dicy Jordan and
Abner & Molly Richey, with infant Emmett
Richie.These are my maternal ggrandparent's. The parent's
of Clarence Richie. Emmett Richie died as a child.
Nell, Margaret & Clarence Richie. Margaret is my
These two pictures were both found hanging in the James Bailey
Wells house in Gonzales Co. TX.
James Bailey Wells Jr WWII Air Force Captain, and below as Air Force Cadet.
Thank you, cousin Bailey Wells, for identifying these pictures!
||Dicy Jordan married
first a man named Riggins, and second, James A. Rose, my
These are pictures of Dicy's children
from her first marriage and the resulting grandchildren.
Ina Riggins and family. Don't know her married name.
Frances Riggins McDowell with daughter Marcia
McDowell, and Paul McDowell who might be her son, but not positive. Frances
married a man by the name of Dr. George McDowell.
George McDowell who is possibly Frances' son.
Washington Rose is buried in the Pine Grove cemetery in
Eatonton, GA. This is the inscription on his tombstone.
This monument is erected in the memory of
Washington Rose who was born Feby 22nd, 1792 and died Nov. 1st,
1849 aged 57 years.
This marble covers the ashes of the just,
Who sought no honours nor betrayed no trust.
This truth he proved in every path he trod,
An honest man, the noblest work of God.
Clarence Eugene Richie, my maternal
Nell & Clarence Richie, my maternal
James Bailey Wells Sr. My GGUncle
Josephine HENRY Wells, wife of James Bailey
This little girl has not yet been identified. But isn't
Does anyone recognize these folks? If so, please tell
BYNUM & Jesse Wright. Parents of Nancy Edna WRIGHT
Rose. Picture was sent to me by Cousin Randy.
Adolphus H. and Nancy Edna WRIGHT Rose. My
Paul McDowell's baby.
Molly Capehart Mother of Clarence Eugene
Richie and my Ggrandmother.
My mother, Margaret and her sister Betty.
Betty, Margaret, Nell, & Clarence Richie
with Clarence's half sister, Annie Booker on the right.
Another picture found hanging in the J.B.
Wells house in Gonzales Co., TX. This is Charles Monroe Wells (1875-1947), with wife Georgia Buckholtz Wells (1905-1991). They are standing by a gate on their ranch at Leesville, Gonzales Co. TX. He was the eldest son of James Bailey Wells Sr., and Josephine Hodges Henry Wells.