George Kiper POSEY David B POSEY Thomas POSEY James POSEY Laura Jane Henrietta Louisiana Gustavia POSEY George Washington POSEY John POSEY Robert POSEY Mini tree diagram

Nancy ALLEN4,1,2,3,5

18371,2,3 - 18763

Life History


Born in South Carolina.1,2,3

31st Dec 1851

Married George Kiper POSEY in Ouachita Parish, Louisiana.5

about 1854

Birth of son David B POSEY in Texas.2,6,1

about 1856

Birth of son Thomas POSEY in Texas.2

about 1858

Birth of son James POSEY in Texas.2

20th Mar 1860

Birth of daughter Laura Jane Henrietta Louisiana Gustavia POSEY in Cass County, Texas.6,7,1

about 1862

Birth of son George Washington POSEY in Texas.6,8,1

about 1864

Birth of son John POSEY in Texas.6

Jul 1872

Birth of son Robert POSEY in Texas.6,9




  • Nancy Allen
    Birth abt 1837 in South Carolina
    Death 1876
    David Allen 1810-1870
    Isabella b 1811
    Spouse George K. Posey 1829
    --  Vychopen,

    Louisiana Marriage Records, 1851-1900
    George H. Posy
    Spouse Nancy Allen
    Marriage 31 Dec 1851 Ouachita County, LA

    MRS. G. FUNSTEN Bilbrey, Rt. 2, 824 N. 5th, Frederick, Okla. 73542, isre …[missing wording here in the original published story; George HPosey], born 1827, Louisiana and married first, Nancy (maiden nameunknown) [Allen], born South Carolina. Their children, all born inCass County, Texas, were David, Laura, George, John and Robert.[Records report also Thomas and James, born between David and Laura.]His second marriage was to Frances Elizabeth Christian in 1877.  Theyhad six children and he disappeared in 1889.

    The Christians [sic] children included Joseph Benjamin, FrancesElizabeth, Lucinda and Emily, all born in Cass County between 1854 and1862.  Joseph Benjamin married Catherine Smith; Lucinda, Larkin Dycus;and Emily, Jason Forsyth.

    Their mother, Louisa, married a second time, J. S. Jenkins, March 7,1872, and had one son, Henry.  After her death in 1900, JosephBenjamin Christian sold the family farm to Lonzo Hicks.  Familytradition states that there is a lineage connection to the Hensleyfamily but this has not been proven.

    --  Fort Worth Star-Telegram, 22 August 1971, p 9G


  • 1. 1870 Federal Census, Davis County, Texas
    • 9 August, Justice Precinct 3, PO Cussetta, page 28, Hse/Fam #226
  • 2. 1860 Federal Census, Upshur County, Texas
    • 28 July, Western District, PO Gilmer, page 139 (scan 456), Hse #949,
  • 3. Ancestry Trees
    • Vychopen,
  • 4. Fort Worth Star-Telegram, 22 August 1971, p 9G
  • 5. Louisiana Marriage Records, 1851-1900
  • 6. 1880 Federal Census, Cass County, Texas
    • 16 June, Precinct 3, District 12, page 17 (scan 128A), Hse/Family #143
  • 7. Ancestry Trees
    • Tessa Taylor,
  • 8. Texas Death Index, 1903-2000
  • 9. 1900 Federal Census, Chickasaw Nation, Indian Territory
    • 7 July [1 June was census date], Township 4, District 12, page 40A,

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