Selected Families and Individuals


Capt. Rufus Julius POLK "Sr" [Parents] was born on 30 Jul 1843 in Columbia, Maury, Tennessee. He died on 25 May 1913 in Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas. Rufus married Cynthia B. MARTIN on 12 Feb 1868.

[Notes]

Cynthia B. MARTIN was born on 3 Mar 1848 in , Maury, Tennessee. She died in Jun 1922. Cynthia married Capt. Rufus Julius POLK "Sr" on 12 Feb 1868.

They had the following children.

  M i
Lucius Eugene POLK was born on 20 Nov 1868 in Columbia, Maury, Tennessee.
  M ii
Rufus Julius POLK "Jr" was born on 4 Apr 1873 in Columbia, Maury, Tennessee. He died on 28 May 1962 in , Jefferson, Kentucky.
  M iii William Julius POLK "Sr" was born on 12 Mar 1874. He died on 27 Nov 1953.
  M iv
Charles Martin POLK was born on 28 Jun 1878 in Helena, Phillips, Arkansas.

Dr. William Julius POLK [Parents] was born on 21 Jun 1793 in Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina. He died on 27 Jun 1860 in Buena Vista, Maury, Tennessee. William married Mary Rebecca Allen LONG on 1 Jun 1818 in Raleigh, Wake, North Carolina.

Other marriages:
HAWKINS, Sarah Sophia "Sally"

[Notes]

Mary Rebecca Allen LONG [Parents] was born on 10 Mar 1797 in Mt. Galliant, Northhampton, North Carolina. She died on 20 Sep 1885 in Columbia, Maury, Tennessee. Mary married Dr. William Julius POLK on 1 Jun 1818 in Raleigh, Wake, North Carolina.

They had the following children.

  F i Griselda Gilchrist POLK was born on 8 Mar 1819. She died on 27 Apr 1901.
  M ii Maj. Allen Jones POLK was born on 5 Mar 1824. He died on 17 Mar 1897.
  M iii Dr. Thomas Gilchrist POLK was born on 5 Dec 1825. He died on 14 Jun 1877.
  M iv
Gilbert POLK was born in 1829 in , Mecklenburg, North Carolina.
  F v Mary Jones POLK was born on 28 Nov 1831. She died on 2 Dec 1919.
  M vi Brig. Gen. Lucius Eugene POLK "Sr" was born on 10 Jul 1833. He died on 1 Dec 1892.
  M vii
Rowan POLK was born on 10 Jan 1835 in , , North Carolina. He died on 1 Apr 1844 in , Maury, Tennessee.
  M viii Col. Cadwallader Jones POLK was born on 10 Oct 1839. He died on 9 Jul 1921.
  F ix
Maria O. POLK was born in 1840 in , Maury, Tennessee. She died on 3 Apr 1840 in , Maury, Tennessee.
  M x
Robin A. William POLK was born on 3 Apr 1842 in , Maury, Tennessee. He died on 21 Nov 1848 in , Maury, Tennessee.
  M xi Capt. Rufus Julius POLK "Sr" was born on 30 Jul 1843. He died on 25 May 1913.

Hon. George Edmond BADGER was born on 17 Apr 1795 in New Bern, Craven, North Carolina. He died on 11 May 1865 in Raleigh, Wake, North Carolina. George married Mary Brown POLK on 2 Nov 1826 in , , North Carolina.

Mary Brown POLK [Parents] was born on 28 Sep 1808 in Raleigh, Wake, North Carolina. She died on 1 Mar 1835 in Raleigh, Wake, North Carolina. She was buried in City Burial Ground, Raleigh, Wake, North Carolina. Mary married Hon. George Edmond BADGER on 2 Nov 1826 in , , North Carolina.


George Washington POLK [Parents] was born on 12 Jul 1817 in Raligh, Wake, North Carolina. He died on 8 Jan 1892 in , Maury, Tennessee. George married Sallie HILLIARD.

Sallie HILLIARD. Sallie married George Washington POLK.


Rufus K. POLK [Parents] was born on 15 May 1814 in Raleigh, Wake, North Carolina. He died on 25 Feb 1843 in Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee. Rufus married Sarah Moore JACKSON about 1840.

Sarah Moore JACKSON was born in 1815. She died in 1886. Sarah married Rufus K. POLK about 1840.


Andrew Jackson POLK [Parents] was born on 10 Aug 1824 in Raleigh, Wake, North Carolina. Andrew married Rebecca VAN LEER.

Rebecca VAN LEER. Rebecca married Andrew Jackson POLK.

They had the following children.

  F i Antoinette POLK.

Marquis de CHARETTE. Marquis married Antoinette POLK.

Antoinette POLK [Parents]. Antoinette married Marquis de CHARETTE.

[Notes]

Hon. Kenneth RAYNER. Kenneth married Susan Sprat POLK.

Susan Sprat POLK [Parents] was born on 26 May 1822 in Raleigh, Wake, North Carolina. Susan married Hon. Kenneth RAYNER.


Lythe BUCHANAN was born in Dec 1844 in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky. Lythe married Mary Russell HOUSTON on 21 Apr 1874 in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky.

Mary Russell HOUSTON [Parents] was born on 27 Mar 1845 in Mt. Gallant, Northampton, North Carolina. She died on 10 May 1907. Mary married Lythe BUCHANAN on 21 Apr 1874 in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky.


Allen Polk HOUSTON "Sr" [Parents] was born on 1 Sep 1851 in Mt. Gallant, Northampton, North Carolina. Allen married Mattie Belle SHREVE on 27 Nov 1878 in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky.

Mattie Belle SHREVE was born on 2 Apr 1859 in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky. Mattie married Allen Polk HOUSTON "Sr" on 27 Nov 1878 in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky.

They had the following children.

  M i Russell F. HOUSTON was born on 6 Jun 1880. He died on 19 Aug 1948.
  M ii
Thomas Shreve HOUSTON was born on 28 Apr 1882 in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky. He died on 28 Aug 1883.
  F iii Belle Sheridan HOUSTON was born on 6 Sep 1883.
  F iv
Adele Shreve HOUSTON was born on 28 Aug 1885 in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky. She died on 17 Jul 1886.
  M v Allen Polk HOUSTON "Jr" was born on 4 Jul 1887. He died in Mar 1964.
  F vi
Lucia HOUSTON was born on 6 Dec 1891 in , Jefferson, Kentucky. She died on 11 Aug 1892 in , Jefferson, Kentucky.

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