Descendants of Thomas & Dorcas Patton May
Henry May [1824-1903]
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Henry May b: 2 Mar 1824 Robinson Creek, Pike Co., KY d: 18 Dec 1903 North Tazewell, VA, and buried there in the family cemetery Age at death: 79
.... +Rhoda Harman b: 21 Nov 1825 m: 20 Oct 1847 Tazewell County, VA d: 7 Sep 1897 North Tazewell, VA, and buried there in the family cemetery Age at death: 71
Their eight children
It is believed that Nancy joind her brother Kiah in Texas about 1876. He had moved to Wise Co., Texas about 1871.
On June 22, 1876 Christina F. May (23) wrote from Viroqua, Wisconsin to her sister Nancy (27) in Texas.
"Col. (Reuben) May was here yesterday, he comes over here real often but none of the rest of them has come here since you left hardly. Col. May and Sam Hornacre (Honaker, Emmeriah's brother) is going to send the money for Aunt Ema's mother. She is blind; they expect to send Bascome (Reuben's son Albert Bascom) after her. &ldots;Buna Randall has a girl. &ldots; Some about everyone is fixing for the celebration (July 4th) but I am not."
Kiah Harman May b: 3 Feb 1851 Pike Co., KY d: 14 Dec 1933
Rush Springs, OK, where he is buried Age at death: 82
** See family records in her Bible **
4. Rhoda M. May b: 18 Mar 1856 d: 1859 Age at death: 3 est.
5. Cynthia May b: 16 Sep 1859 d: 1860 Age at death: 1 est.
Henry Thomas May b: 14 Nov 1860 Kentucky d: 22 Sep 1932
Adria, VA; buried in the Litz Cemetery at Tazewell, VA Age at death: 71
7. Robert E. Lee May b: 22 Nov 1863 d: 1873 Age at death: 10 est.
Louisa Belle May b: 26 Sep 1868 Pike Co., KY d: 26 Jun 1889
Tazewell Co., VA, following birth of her first child Age at death: 20