ANNIE AND DRED DEVEREAUX


27.  Annie JACKSON6(Robert5Joseph4Joseph3Joseph2Joseph1) was born Dec 1885 in Texas and died before 1967. She married Dred Dardford DEVEREAUX who was born 15 Nov 1881[1] in Jones Prairie, Milam Co, Texas, USA and died 14 Jun 1967[1] in Diboll, Angelina County, Texas, USA..



GENERATION THREE
Children of Dred and Annie Devereaux were:
i.  Eugenia DEVEREAUX7(Annie6Robert5Joseph4Joseph3Joseph2Joseph1) was born in 1909. She died in 1926 and is buried in the Union Springs Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery in Polk County, Texas, USA. She married Earl WEEKS and had two sons, Earl WEEKS, Jr. and Calvin WEEKS.  After Eugenia's death, the two sons were adopted by their grandparents, R. L. (Bob) and Nancy (Prewitt) Weeksl[2].
ii.  Lorinnie DEVEREAUX7(Annie6Robert5Joseph4Joseph3Joseph2Joseph1) was born 04 Aug 1910. She died 01 Jun 1912 and is buried in the Union Springs Cemetery in Polk County, Texas, USA. She was a twin sister of Corrine
iii.  Corrine DEVEREAUX7(Annie6Robert5Joseph4Joseph3Joseph2Joseph1) was born 04 Aug 1910. She died 12 Aug 1910 and is buried in the Union Springs Cemetery in Polk County, Texas, USA. She was a twin sister of Lorinne.
iv.  Etheldred DEVEREAUX7(Annie6Robert5Joseph4Joseph3Joseph2Joseph1). was born 17 Sep 1913 in Diboll, Texas, USA.  She married first Jim Ben EDENS in Corrigan, Texas, USA, second Morris ATMER from Groveton, Texas, USA, third Dr. Felix PEEBLES from Lufkin, and fourth Mr. DAVIS from Gainsville, Georgia, USA.  After the death of Mr. Davis in Forida where the couple lived, she moved to Lufkin, Texas, USA in the early 1980's and was living with her son James Benjamin Edens in Prescott, Arizona where she died.  She is buried in the Garden of Memories, Lufkin, Texas, USA..  
v.   Pauline DEVEREAUX7(Annie6Robert5Joseph4Joseph3Joseph2Joseph1).  (still living)
vi.  Dred Jackson (Jack)DEVEREAUX7(Annie6Robert5Joseph4Joseph3Joseph2Joseph1) was born Mar 1915[4]

Notes:[2]
Eugenia Devereaux and Earl Weeks:
¦ After the death of Eugenia, Earl's parents adopted the two sons Earl, Jr. and Calvin
¦ Earl was the son of R.L. "Bob" Weeks b. 04 Mar 1874 m. 06 Jun 1897 to Jane Prewitt b. 1879. She was the daughter of Young Isaiah Prewitt, a Baptist preacher and Amanda Sabatha Oglee.
¦ R. L. "Bob" Weeks was the son of John Wesley Weeks and Nancy Elizabeth Baas who moved to Texas from Louisiana
¦ John Wesley Weeks was the son of Reverend Wiley Weeks, a Methodist preacher and Delilah Scott who were both born in Georgia.

Source:
1.   Record of Ancestry.com SS #
703-12-6270 and Ancestry.com death record.
2.  Angelina County, Texas, USA History by the Angelica County Genealogical Society
3.  Information for this family from interviews with Jack Devereaux, the last being 15 May 2002 by Bob Jackson, Mel and Margaret Hughes, and Lynn and Joyce Jackson.

4. U. S. Public Records Index




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