James Adams REDUS
My Relationship : 1st Cousin 5 Times Removed
  • Father: George Washington REDUS
  • Mother: Julia A HILL
  • Birth: 5 Apr 1845, Alabama
  • Death: 21 Aug 1933
  • Burial: Reeves Chapel Cemetery, Pittsburg, Camp County, Texas
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  • Military Service : Company "H" Alabama Calvery Confederate States Army
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  • Sources
  • Census - 1850 Alabama Fayette County Beat 4 Division 16
    Census - 1860 Alabama Marion County Western District Page 106

    Enlisted in Company "H" Alabama Calvery Confederate States Army
    Served until end of war. Residence at enlistment was Marion County,
    Alabama. Pension #50205
    Obituary (unknown paper)
    Pittsburg, Texas, Aug 21.-James A. Reedus, 88, died at his home , threemiles
    west of Pittsburg, Monday morning.
    Funeral services will take place at Reeves Chapel Church and burial willbe in
    Reeves Chapel Cemetery Tuesday afternoon. The Rev. John E. Whittof Winfield,
    will have charge of the funeral service.
    Reedus was a native of Alabama and served from that State in the CivilWar
    after which he came to Texas and settled near where he died more thansixty
    years ago. He was probably Camp County's oldest citizen. His survivors are
    one daughter, Mrs H. A. Carpenter, who resided with him,and one son, Newt
    Reedus of Dallas, and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
    Obituary (unknown)
    J. A. Redus, one of the county's oldest citizens, died suddenly Monday morning
    at the home of his daughter, Mrs. H. A. Carpenter, in the New Mine Community.
    Mr. Redus, though 88, was in his usual health and was about the place after
    eating breakfast when he fell as he was entering a door. He lived only a few
    minutes. He was buried Tuesday in the Reeves Chapel cemetery.
    Deceased was born in Alabama. After serving in the Civil War he came to
    Pittsburg, where he resided for the past 65 years. Surviving him are Newt
    Redus of Dallas and Mrs H. A. Carpenter of Pittsburg. His wife died fifteen
    years ago.
    Mr. Redus was one of the county's most highly esteemed citizens.
    Out of town visitors and relatives who attended the funeral of J. A.Redus
    were: Mrs. Ira Warrick, Claude Carpenter and Mrs. Will King ofHouston, Mr.
    and Mrs Otha Kennedy and daughter of Jefferson, Bose andHenry Bailey of
    Commerece, I. N. Redus of Dallas, Mr. and Mrs. BillSurrat, Tyler; Otis McMann
    of Mt. (Pleasant?) ,
    Mrs. Lucy ? ( the rest of the article has been torn off). GT

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    Ancestors of James Adams REDUS

                                          /-James REDUS , Sr
                                /-James REDUS , Jr
                                |         \-Catherine PARSONS
                      /-James W REDUS
                      |         \-Martha HUTTON
            /-George Washington REDUS
            |         \-Lydia MORGAN
    James Adams REDUS
            \-Julia A HILL

    Descendants of James Adams REDUS

    1 James Adams REDUS
      =Lundah BAILY  Marriage: 1870
          2 Willie Eloise REDUS
            = COYSUITE Mr.  Marriage: 1885/1918
          2 Henryetta REDUS
            =Henry A. CARPENTER  Marriage: 1885/1917
                3 Zela May CARPENTER
                  =Willis Elmore STRUBE  Marriage: 10 Dec 1905
          2 Issac Newton REDUS
            =Bethelia WRAY  Marriage: 6 Jun 1897, Texas
                3 Lillian Lorene REDUS
                  =William Clyde SURRATT  Marriage: 15 Oct 1923
                      4 William Clyde SURRATT , Jr.
                      4 Betty Jean SURRATT
                        =Edward Junior ARMSTRONG
                      4 Robert Leslie SURRATT
                        =Joy NICHOLS
                3 James David REDUS
                  =Alice K. LONO  Marriage: 1933
                  =Helen Crocefissa BUTERA  Marriage: AFT. 1935
                      4 James David REEDUS Jr
                        =Nancy COLEMAN
                      4 Ira Norman REEDUS
                        =Marianne YARBER
                            5 Norman Mark REEDUS
                            5 Leslie Renee REEDUS
                3 Luntsford Thornton REDUS
                  =Nellie Margurite STINSON
                      4 Richard Alvin REDUS
                        =Darlene MANN
                        =Margaret Jo PARKER
                      4 Janice Irene REDUS
                        =William Martin HIBBS
                        =Larry Don MCNATT
                        =Everett L ULLRICH  Marriage: 7 Apr 1990, Tarrant, Texas
                3 Corinth Dow REDUS
                3 Luna Flondyne REDUS
                  =Billy Albert PORTER
                      4 Wrayetta PORTER
                        =Frank GRIMSLEY
                      4 Carl Leon PORTER
                3 Jane Elizbeth REDUS
                  =James FAGAN
                      4 Gary Gene FAGAN
                        =Linda Jean HICKS

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