John W. & Nancy E. Fields Isaacs Bible Record

Present owners (1961): Mrs. Lilla McMillan Buchanan & Miss Lucy McMillan -
Mcville, Ms., at the edge of Attala Co., Ms. near the Leake Co. line

J. W. Isaacs was b. 9 Sept, 1822
N. E. Fields his wife was b. 4 Oct, 1828
J(ohn) W. Isaacs & N(ancy) E. Fields m. 29 Mar, 1848

Elizabeth Jane Isaacs was b. 11 Feb, 1847
Sarah E. Isaacs was b. 23 Jan, 1850
Milley F. Isaacs was b. 7 Nov, 1852
Nancy M. Isaacs was b. 23 June, 1855
Jerusah C. Isaacs was b. 18 Nov, 1860

M. Anna Isaacs was m. 19 Aug, 1860

On February 22, 2001, Rebecca Fields provided additional information on this family to supplement the above information.  This supplemental information was garnered from census records, marriage records and tombstone listings.  To the extent that some of this information may differ with the bible records shown above; it is left to the researcher to ascertain the accuracy of all information provided and to resolve differences to their own satisfaction.

John W. Isaacs, born 1822 TN died June 1863 during the Civil War at Chattanooga, TN.  John married on 28 March 1848 in Jefferson County, AL to Nancy Eliza Fields, born 1828 AL died 8 Sept 1891 MS.  John was the son of Elijah and Milly Bagley Isaacs.  Nancy was the daughter of Moses and Jane Sharp Fields.

Children of John W. Isaacs and Nancy Eliza Fields Isaacs:

1. Elizabeth Jane b Feb 1850 Jefferson Co. AL d Jun 1896 MS
2. Sarah Eveline b 23 Jan 1851 Jefferson Co. AL d 24 Aug 1930 MS
3. Milly Frances (Fanny) b 7 Nov 1852 Jefferson Co. AL d ?
4. Nancy Mariah b 23 Jun 1855 Jefferson Co. AL d 26 Mar 1920 MS
5. Jerusha Ophelia b 18 Nov 1857 Jefferson Co. AL d ?
6. Anna Matilda b 19 Aug 1860 Jefferson Co. AL d 17 Oct 1945 MS

Sarah Eveline married Felix L. McMillan
Fanny married John G. McMillian
Anna Matilda married Waller G. H. Haynes, son of Wallace & Norma Haynes

Elizabeth Jane and Nancy Mariah didn't marry. No other information is available for Jerusha Ophelia.

Rebecca Fields added the following on February 3, 2002:

Jerusha married John Charping and they moved to Robertson County Texas. John and Jerusha were still in Attala County for the 1880 census renumeration. However, in the 1900 census for Attala County Jerusha is shown back in Attala County as a widow with a daughter, Leona born 1884 in Texas.

Rebecca would like additional information on Jerusha Ophelia Isaacs Charping and her daughter Leona. If anyone can supply any additional information for these two individuals, please contact   Rebecca Fields.


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