On This Day in 1887

122 Years Ago Today
February 3, 1887
Nancy Maryland Sutherland, my 1 cousin, three times removed, married William Floyd Sutherland. Nancy was one of fourteen children born to James Sutherland and Nancy Ann Counts.

  1. Noah Baldwin Sutherland
  2. Ezekiel Sutherland
  3. Margaret Sutherland
  4. Daniel Boone Sutherland
  5. Elizabeth Sutherland
  6. John “Jack” Counts Sutherland
  7. Orpha Sutherland
  8. James H. Sutherland
  9. Rebecca Sutherland
  10. William Beauregard Sutherland
  11. Richard “Dick” Sutherland
  12. Nancy Maryland Sutherland
  13. James E. “Little Jim” Sutherland
  14. Phoebe Sutherland

106 Years Ago Today
February 3, 1903 – August 15, 1984
Maynard Leonard Wallace was one of nine children born to Morgan T. Wallace and Manerva Josephine “Josie” Davis.

  1. Charlie Wallace
  2. Kyle Truman Wallace
  3. Howard Wallace
  4. Maynard Leonard Wallace (4th cousins, 2 removed)
  5. Joe Everett Wallace
  6. Emphis Wallace
  7. Perry Sherman Wallace, Sr.
  8. Katy Wallace
  9. Major Howard Wallace

114 Years Ago Today
February 3, 1895 – September 14, 1895
Burleigh Bhurman Jessee was born to William Albert Jessee and Bertha S. Buchanan. See his siblings, (1st cousins, once removed) on the December 19th post. Burleigh Bhurman died of the flu and is buried on the hill behind the Cleveland Baptist Church in Cleveland, Russell County, VA.

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