William H Killough


Personal and Family Information

William was born on 21 AUG 1829, the son of John Killough and Mary Woods. The place is not known.

He died on 25 JUL 1891 in Gibson County, Tennessee.

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


William H Killough


John Killough


Mary Woods


Samuel "East" Woods


Samuel Woods


Margaret Holmes


Anna Purviance


John Purviance


Mary Jane Wasson



Birth21 AUG 1829
Death25 JUL 1891
Place: Gibson County, Tennessee
BurialJUL 1891
Place: Gibson County, Tennessee
Address: Walnut Grrove Baptis Church Cemetery findagrave MEMORIAL ID 70093243
Will31 AUG 1851
Place: Carroll County, Tennessee
Address: signed 31 August 1851, recorded Oct Term 1855 names 3 wifes and children
Will-Killough, John 1855.1

Will-Killough, John 1855.2


Note 1

John Killough 1791-1855

Parents - James Killough and Parmelia Charter Killough

3 Marriages -

1st - Eleanor Kirk in 1816; she died in 1822 - Children: Mary, Milton A., John G. and Samuel D. Killough.

2nd - Mary Polly Woods in 1823; she died - Children: Eleanor, William H. and Nancy.

3rd - Delilah Wheels in 1843

John was a soldier in the War of 1812, was a Justice of the Peace for a number of years and was of Dutch descent. He was a worthy member of the Presbyterian Church. (Taken from "A Reminiscent History of the Ozark Region" by Goodspeed, Brothers 1894.)

Hampton Cemetery, Clarksburg Findagrave MEMORIAL ID 35201425