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James Prophit (b:Abt 1784 VA) m:24 Mar 1811 Louisa Runnells (b:20 Oct 1792)

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JAMES PROPHIT (b:Abt 1784 VA) m:24 Mar 1811 LOUISA RUNNELLS (b:20 Oct 1792) descendants:

1. son, MAJOR ROBERT PROPHIT (b:7 Jul 1813 GA) m:14 Nov 1841 Ann Gabriella Gilmer (b: 1824 GA)
1-1. grand daughter, LUCY G. PROPHIT (b:3 Sep 1844 MS)
1-2. grand son, CLARENCE ASTON PROPHIT (b:Abt 1848 MS d:16 Feb 1966)
1-3. grand son, ROBERT LEAKE PROPHIT (b:1 Sep 1850 MS d:4 Jun 1916 buried: Monroe City Cem.,Ouachita Parish,LA) m:15 Oct 1884 Pauline G. Roberts (b:20 May 1865 MS d:3 Sep 1951 buried: Monroe City Cem.,Ouachita,LA)
1-3-1. great grand daughter, EDITH PROPHIT (twin b:7 Dec 1885 LA d: 29 Jul 1886 buried: Monroe City Cem.,Ouachita,LA)
1-3-2. great grand daughter, ETHEL PROPHIT (twin b:7 Dec 1885 LA d: 3 Oct 1886 buried: Monroe City Cem.,Ouachita,LA)
1-3-3. great grand daughter, ELLA PROPHIT (b:Nov 1887 LA)
1-3-4. great grand son, ROBERT LEE PROPHIT (b:3 Jul 1889 LA) m: Mary and had a son, Robert B Prophit (b:Abt 1917 LA)
1-3-5. great grand daughter, EVELYN S. PROPHIT (b:20 Nov 1891 LA) m: Philip Stanley Smith (b:15 Apr 1889) and had a son, Philip.
1-3-6. great grand daughter, PAULINE PROPHIT (b:Feb 1893 LA) m: Alden T. Shotwell (b:Abt 1895 LA) and had a son and two daughters
1-3-7. great grand son, CLARENCE ASTON PROPHIT (b:31 Jul 1896 LA d:16 Feb 1966 buried: Monroe City Cem.,Ouachita,LA) m: Constance (b:Abt 1903)
1-3-8. great grand daughter, LUCILLE PROPHIT (b:Aug 1898 LA)
1-3-9. great grand son, THOMAS GILMER PROPHIT (b:11 Jun 1904 LA d:18 Jul 1905 buried: Monroe City Cem.,Ouachita,LA)
1-3-10. great grand daughter, FRANCES GILMER PROPHIT (b:Abt 1907 LA)
...... grand son, ROBERT LEAKE PROPHIT (b:1 Sep 1850 MS) ALSO m:Abt 1878 Lucie A. Anderson (b:About 1858 AR)
1-3-11. great grand son, HARRY GIRADOT PROPHIT (b:3 Feb 1880 LA d:11 Nov 1955 buried: Monroe City Cem.,Ouachita,LA) m:Abt 1909 Nora Renwick (b:2 Oct 1885 d:7 Jan 1965 buried: Monroe City Cem.,Ouachita,LA) and son, Mayo Renwick Prophit (b:12 Dec 1913 d:22 Feb 1915 buried: Monroe City Cem.,Ouachita,LA) m: Freneau Surguine (b:14 Mar 1916 d: 18 Sep 1937 buried: Monroe City Cem.,Ouachita,LA)
...son, MAJOR ROBERT PROPHIT (b:7 Jul 1813 GA) ALSO m:Abt 1865 Susan Frances Jolly (b: 1838 GA)
1-4. grand son, THOMAS PROPHIT (b:Aug 1867 MS)
1-5. grand son, WALTER PROPHIT (b:Abt 1869 MS)
1-6. grand daughter, FLORA PROPHIT (b:Abt 1873 MS)

2. daughter, MARY PROPHIT (b:10 May 1815 GA) m:20 Nov 1833 Oliver Stephens in Newton Co. GA

3. son, JAMES PROPHIT (b:Abt 1817 GA) m: Mary (b:Abt 1812
3-1. grand daughter, JULIA A. PROPHIT (b:Abt 1845 GA)
3-2. grand daughter, LAVICE PROPHIT (b:Abt 1848 GA)
3-3. grand son, WILLIAM B. PROPHIT (b:Abt 1851 GA)

4. son, WILLIAM PROPHIT (b:Abt 1819 GA) m:29 Feb 1852 Caroline Johnson (b:Abt 1830)
4-1. grand son, JAMES ROBERT PROPHIT (b:2 Feb 1853 GA) m:8 Mar 1892 Narcissus D Hobbs (b:Mar 1847 GA)
4-2. grand son, JOHN HENRY PROPHIT (b:Mar 1854 GA) m:12 Sep 1886 Mary A. Price (b:Abt 1858 MS)
4-2-1. great grand son, WILLIAM HENRY PROPHIT (b:6 Jul 1886 TX d:Jan 1974 TX) m: 20 May 1916 Eula Mae Webb (b:21 Jan 1900 d:10 Sep 1931 TX)
4-2-2. great grand daughter, NANCY CAROLINE PROPHIT (b:Mar 1889 TX) m: Benjamin Franklin Anderson (b:18 Mar 1881 TX)
4-2-3. great grand son, SAM JAMES PROPHIT (b:5 Feb 1892 TX d:30 May 1970 buried: Nixon Cem., Gonzales Co., TX)
4-3. grand daughter, JULIA PROPHIT (b:Abt 1858 MS)
4-4. grand son, WILLIAM PROPHIT (b:Jun/Jul 1859 MS)

5. son, DR. OGLESBY PROPHIT (b:Abt 1821 GA) - widower

6. daughter, JANE PROPHIT (b:Abt 1827 GA)

7. son, PLEASANT PROPHIT (b:Abt 1829 GA)

8. daughter, ANNIS/ANN PROPHIT (b:Abt 1831 GA)

9. son, THOMAS J. PROPHIT (b:Abt 1833 GA)

James Prophet/Prophit has his named spelled both ways on different reports plus a number of miss spellings. His sons spelled their name Prophit. I'm a descendant.

James Prophit . b: Abt 1784 VA
. . . . . . . . m. 24 Mar 1811 Clarke Co, GA
. . . . . . . . d: 17 Jul 1856 Lafayette Co, MS

Louisa Runnells b: 20 Oct 1792 VA
. . . . . . . . d: Bef 1850 Newton Co, GA

*******GEORGIA MARRIAGES*******
Name: . . . . . . . . . James Prophet
Spouse: . . . . . . . . Louisa Runnells
Marriage Date: . . .24 Mar 1811
County: . . . . . . . . Clarke
State: . . . . . . . . . .Georgia

*******1830 U.S. CENSUS*******
home: District 484, Newton, Georgia
household: James Prophit Sr. 40-49 b: Between 1781-1790
. . . . . . . . .(b: Abt 1784 VA)
. . .wife 40-49 b: Between 1781-1790
. . . . . . . . .(Louisa Runnells b: 20 Oct 1792 VA)
. . . . . . . . .[Note:son 15-19 b:Bet.1811-1815
. . . . . . . . .(RobertProphit b:Abt1814) not at home]
. . .dau.15-19 b:Bet.1811-1815
. . . . . . . . .(Mary Prophetb:Abt1815GA m:OliverStephens)
. . .daughter 10-14 b: Between 1816-1820
. . .son 10-14 b: Between 1816-1820
. . . . . . . . .(James Prophit Jr b: Abt 1817 GA)
. . .son 5-9 b: Between 1821-1825
. . . . . . . . .(William Prophit b: Abt 1819 GA)
. . .son < 5 b: Between 1826-1830
. . . . . . . . .(Obediah Prophit b: Abt 1824 GA)
. . .daughter 10-14 b: Between 1826-1830
. . . . . . . . .(Annis Prophit b: Abt 1830 GA)

*******GEORGIA MARRIAGES*******
Name: . . . . . . . . . Mary Profitt
Spouse: . . . . . . . . Oliver Stephens
Marriage Date: . . .20 Nov 1833
County: . . . . . . . . Newton
State: . . . . . . . . . .Georgia

*******1840 U.S. CENSUS*******
home: District 484, Newton, Georgia
household: James Prophit Sr. 50-59 b: Between 1781-1790
. . . . . . . . .(b: Abt 1784)
. . .wife 40-49 b: Between 1791-1800
. . . . . . . . .(Louisa Runnells b: 20 Oct 1792 VA)
. . .son 20-29 b: Between 1811-1820
. . . . . . . . .(Robert Prophit b: Abt 1814 GA)
. . .son 20-29 b: Between 1811-1820
. . . . . . . . .(James Prophit Jr b: Abt 1817 GA)
. . .son 15-19 b: Between 1821-1825
. . . . . . . . .(William Prophit b: Abt 1819 GA)
. . .son 15-19 b: Between 1821-1825
. . . . . . . . .(Obediah Prophit b: Abt 1824 GA)
. . .son 10-14 b: Between 1826-1830
. . .daughter 10-14 b: Between 1826-1830
. . . . . . . . .(Annis Prophit b: Abt 1830 GA)
. . .son 5-9 b: Between 1831-1835

*******GEORGIA MARRIAGES*******
Name: . . . . . . . . . James Prophet
Spouse: . . . . . . . . Mary Howard
Marriage Date: . . .6 Dec 1840
County: . . . . . . . . Jasper
State: . . . . . . . . . .Georgia

*******MISSISSIPPI MARRIAGES*******
Name: . . . . . . . . . Robert Prophet
Spouse: . . . . . . . . Ann G. Gilmer
Marriage Date: . . .14 Nov 1841
County: . . . . . . . . Lowndes

*******1850 U.S. CENSUS*******
home: Subdivision 65, Newton, Georgia
household: James Proffeit Age: 66 b.Abt 1784 VA - Head
Annis Prophit Age:19 b.Abt1831 GA-dau.
James W Bargus Age:9 b.Abt1841 GA-grandson
household: James Proffiet Age: 33 b.Abt 1817 GA - Head
Mary Prophit Age: 32 b.Abt 1818 GA - wife
Julie Prophit Age: 4 b.Abt 1846 GA - dau.
Lavice Prophit Age: 2 b.Abt 1848 GA - dau.
Elizabeth Donvan Age:8 b.Abt1842GA-stepdau

*******1850 U.S. CENSUS*******
home in 1850: Not Stated, Lafayette, MS
Robt Prophit b: Abt 1814 GA - Farmer
Ann G Prophit b: Abt 1824 GA - wife
Lucy G Prophit b: Abt 1844 MS - daughter
Clarence A Prophit b: Abt 1848 MS - son

*******1856 DEATH NOTICE*******
Source: The Panola Star (Panola Co.) MS USA, A. I. Hartley, Publisher; M. S. Ward, Editor; July 30, 1856 issue: "Died on Thursday, the 17th of July, 1856, at the residence of his son, Maj. Robert Prophit in Lafayette County, James Prophet."
[Note: Gabriella Gilmer m. Major Robert Prophet]
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*******1860 U.S. CENSUS*******
home: Not Stated, Lafayette, MS
post office: Paris
Robt Prophet b: Abt 1813 GA - Planter
Susan Prophit 22 b: Abt 1838 GA - 2nd wife
Lucy Prophit 16 b: Abt 1844 MS - daughter
Clarence Prophit 12 b: Abt 1848 MS - son
Robert Prophit 10 b: Abt 1850 MS - son

*******1860 US CENSUS*******
home: Not Stated, Lafayette, Mississippi
William Prophit Abt 1820 GA - Head
Susan Prophit Abt 1830 GA - wife
James Prophit Abt 1853 GA - son
John Prophit Abt 1855 GA - son
Julia Prophit Abt 1858 MS - daughter
William Prophit Abt 1860 MS - son

*******1870 U.S. CENSUS*******
home: Township 11, Yalobusha, Mississippi
post office: Water Valley
Robert Phrophit 57 b: Abt 1813 GA - Cabinet Machinist
Susan F Prophit 32 b: Abt 1838 GA - 2nd wife
Robert L Prophit 19 b: Abt 1851 MS - son - Clerk in Store
Thomas Prophit 3 b: Abt 1867 MS - son
Walter Prophit 1 b: Abt 1869 MS - son
Thomas Marshall 31 b: Abt 1839 AL - Laborer

*******1880 U.S. CENSUS*******
home: District 205, Water Valley, Yalobusha, Mississippi
N.C. Smith 38 b: Abt 1842 AL CT AL-Widow-Keeps Boarding House
H.W. Smith 10 b: Abt 1870 MS MS AL - son
A.M. Smith 7 b: Abt 1873 MS MS AL - daughter
Robt. Profhit 61 b: Abt 1819 GA VA GA-Boarder/ex-merchant + widowed
plus more Boarders.

*******MISSISSIPPI MARRIAGES*******
Name: . . . . . . . . . Robert Prophit
Spouse: . . . . . . . . Pauline G. Roberts
Marriage Date: . . .15 Oct 1884
County: . . . . . . . . .Harrison

*******Louisiana Marriage, 1718-1926*******
James Prophit ....m. Lula Wilson ........ 04 Mar 1897 ... Ouachita
Neomy Prophit ...m. Dore Stevens ..... 12 Feb 1898 ... Ouachita

*******1900 U.S. CENSUS*******
home: District 90, Monroe Ward 6, Ouachita, Louisiana
Robt Prophit 49 b: Sep 1850 MS GA MS - Bookkeeper
Pauline Prophit 35 b: May 1865 MS GA AL - wife
Ella Prophit 12 b: Nov 1887 LA MS MS - daughter
Robt L Prophit 10 b: Jul 1889 LA MS MS - son
Evelyn Prophit 8 b: Nov 1891 LA MS MS - daughter
Pauline Prophit 7 b: Feb 1893 LA MS MS - daughter
C Alston Prophit 4 b: Jul 1895 LA MS MS - son
Lucille Prophit 1 b: Aug 1898 LA MS MS - daughter

*******1900 U.S. CENSUS*******
home: District 118, J-Pct 3, Wilson, TX
John H Pfophit b.May 1854 GA GA GA - Head-farmer
William Prophit b.Jul 1887 TX GA GA - son
Nannie Prophit b.Mar 1889 TX GA GA - daughter
James Prophit b.Jul 1892 TX GA GA - son

*******1910 U.S. CENSUS*******
home: District 104, Monroe Ward 5, Ouachita, Louisiana
R L Prophit 59 b: Abt 1851 MS MS MS - Bookkeeper
Pauline Prophit 44 b: Abt 1866 MS GA AL - wife
R L Prophit 21 b: Abt 1889 LA MS MS - son
Evelyn Prophit 18 b: Abt 1892 LA MS MS - daughter
Pauline Prophit 16 b: Abt 1894 LA MS MS - daughter
Alston Prophit 13 b: Abt 1897 LA MS MS - son
Lucile Prophit 11 b: Abt 1899 LA MS MS - daughter
Francis Prophit 3 b: Abt 1907 LA MS MS - daughter

*******1910 U.S. CENSUS*******
home: 2 J-Pct, Wilson, TX
John H Prophite b.Abt 1854 GA US US - Head
Frank Anderson b.Abt 1881 TX SCOTLAND TX - son N law
Nancy Anderson b.Abt 1890 TX GA TN - daughter
Alma Anderson b.Abt 1909 TX TX TX - grandaughter

*******LOUISIANA DEATH INDEX*******
Name: . . . . . . . . . . . . . Robert Leake Prophit
Death Date: . . . . . . . . . 4 Jun 1916
Estimated birth year: . . .1851
Age: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .65 years
Parish: . . . . . . . . . . . . . Ouachita
Certificate Number: . . . .6899
Volume: . . . . . . . . . . . .14
Title: Louisiana Statewide Death Indeces 1900-1929

*******WWI DRAFT REGISTRATION CARD*******
Name: . . . . . . . . . . . .Robert Lee Prophit
City: . . . . . . . . . . . . . Not Stated
County: . . . . . . . . . . .Ouachita
State: . . . . . . . . . . . . Louisiana
Birthplace: . . . . . . . . .Louisiana USA
Birth Date: . . . . . . . . 3 Jul 1889
Race: . . . . . . . . . . . . Caucasian (White)
Roll: . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1684928
DraftBoard: . . . . . . . .0 2202 2006 233 17-3-23
Age: . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27
Occupation: . . . . . . . .Secretary
Nearest Relative: . . . . wife
Exemption: . . . . . . . . .One legged
Height/Build: . . . . . . . medium/medium
Color of Eyes/Hair: . . gray/dark brown
Signature: . . . . . . . . . .Robert Lee Prophit

*******WWI DRAFT REGISTRATION CARD*******
...........17 Sep 1918 (Wm Prophit's son-N-law)
Name: ... ... ...Benjamin Franklin Anderson
City: ... ... ... ..Floresville ... County: Wilson ... State: Texas
Birth Date: ... 18 Mar 1881 ... Race: White .... Roll: 1983873
DraftBoard: ...0 .. 43 .. A1897 .. 42-1-77-C ... Age: 37
Occupation: ...Night Locker Clerk
Nearest Relative: wife, Mrs. Nannie Caroline Anderson
Height/Build: .short/medium . Color of Eyes/Hair: Brown/Black
Signature: ... .Benjamin Franklin Anderson

*******WWI DRAFT REGISTRATION CARD*******
.......................5 June 1917
Name: ... ... ...William Henry Prophit
City: ... ... ... ..Floresville ... County: Wilson ... State: Texas
Birthplace: ... Texas . Birth Date: 6 Jul 1886 . Race: Caucasian
Roll: ... ... ... ..1983873
DraftBoard: .. 0 1136 1124 42-1-77-A
Age: ... ... ... ..30 ... Occupation: farmer for self
Nearest Relative: . wife to support
Height/Build: .tall/slender ... Color of Eyes/Hair: blue/brown
Signature: ... .William Henry Prophit

*******WWI DRAFT REGISTRATION CARD*******
Name: ... ... ...Sam James Prophit (William Prophit's brother)
City: ... ... ... ..Floresville ... County: Wilson ... State: Texas
Birthplace: ... Texas . Birth Date: 5 Feb 1892 . Race: Caucasian
Roll: ... ... ... ..1983873 . DraftBoard: 0 1137 19 72-1-77-A
Age: ... ... ... .25 ... Occupation: Farm Laborer
Nearest Relative: . Father to support
Height/Build: .medium/slender
Color of Eyes/Hair: blue/brown
Signature: ... .Sam James Prophit

*******1920 U.S. CENSUS*******
home: Monroe, Ouachita, Louisiana
Pauline Prophit 54 b: Abt 1866 MS GA AL - daughter
Evelyn Prophit 28 b: Abt 1892 LA MS MS - daugther
C Alston Prophit 23 b: Abt 1897 LA MS MS - son
Lucille Prophit 21 b: Abt 1899 LA MS MS - daughter
Francis G Prophit 12 b: Abt 1908 LA MS MS - daughter
Alden Shotwell 25 b: Abt 1895 LA MS MS - son N law
Pauline Shotwell 25 b: Abt 1895 LA MS MS - daughter
Pollyanna Shotwell 2 3/12 b: Abt 1917 LA MS MS - granddaughter

*******1920 U.S. CENSUS*******
home: District 77, Justice Precinct 3, Goliad Texas
William H Prophit b.Abt 1887 TX MS MS - Head
Eula M Prophit b.Abt 1900 OK TX US - wife
Clarence D Prophit b.Abt 1919 TX TX OK - son

*******1930 U.S. CENSUS*******
home: District 15, Monroe, Ouachita, Louisiana
Alden T Shotwell 35 b:Abt 1895 LA LA DC-Lawyer/gen.practice-not a Vet
Pauline P Shotwell 36 b: Abt 1896 LA AL MS - wife
Pollyana Shotwell 12 b: Abt 1918 LA LA LA - daughter
Alden T Shotwell 7 b: Abt 1923 LA LA LA - son
Betty S Shotwell 1 11/12 b: Abt 1928 LA LA LA - daughter
Pauline R Prophit 64 b: Abt 1866 MS GA AL - mom N law

*******1930 U.S. CENSUS*******
home: Monroe, Ouachita, Louisiana
Robert L Profit 40 b: Abt 1890 LA LA LA-Agent/Real
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Estate.-not a Vet
Mary Prophit 39 b: Abt 1891 KY KY KY - wife
Robert B Prophit 13 b: Abt 1917 LA LA LA - adopted son

*******1930 U.S. CENSUS*******
home: Monroe, Ouachita, Louisiana
C Alston Prophit 33 b: Abt 1897 LA AL MS-Asst.Mgr./gas co.-WWI Vet.
Constance S Prophit 27 b: Abt 1903 LA LA LA - wife

*******1930 U.S. CENSUS*******
home: District 1, Precint 1, Live Oak, Texas
William H Prophit b.Abt 1887 TX MS MS
May E Prophit b.Abt 1900 OK TX US
Clarence D Prophit b.Abt 1919 TX TX OK - son
Norman E Prophit b.Abt 1921 TX TX OK - son
Leonard O Prophit b.Abt 1923 TX TX OK - son
May D. Prophit b.Abt 1925 TX TX OK - daughter
Ruth Prophit b.Abt 1927 TX TX OK - daughter
Oliver Anderson b.Abt 1915 TX TX OK - nephew
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CaProphit , from Katy, Texas, U.S.A., has been a Family Tree Circles member since Aug 2008. is researching the following names: PROPHIT, WILLIAMS, LANE and 17 other(s).

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by CaProphit on 2008-08-03 02:26:13

Here is my dad's PARTIAL FAMILY TREE:

. . . . . . . . . . . /James Prophit
. . . . . . . . . . . | b: Abt 1784 VA
. . . . . . . . . . . | d: 17 Jul 1856 MS
. . . . . . . . /William Prophit b: Abt 1819 GA
. . . . . . . . | . . \Louisa Runnells
. . . . . . . . | . . . . . b: 20 Oct 1792
. . . . . /John Henry Prophit b: Mar 1854 GA
. . . . . | . . \Caroline Johnson b: Abt 1830
. . /William Henry Prophit b: 6 Jul 1886 TX
. . | . . | . . . . . . . . . . d: Jan 1974 TX
. . | . . \Mary A. Price b: Abt 1858 MS
Leonard Oquin Prophit b: 8 May 1922 TX
. . | . . . . . . . . . . . d: 23 Jun 2001 TX
. . | . . . . . /George Washington Webb Jr.
. . | . . /James Leonard Webb b: 20 Aug 1872 TX
. . | . . | . . | . . . . . . . d: 24 May 1969 TX
. . | . . | . . \Julie Eastwood b: Abt 1850 TX
. . \Eula Mae Webb b: 21 Jan 1900 OK
. . . . . | . . . . . . . d: 10 Sep 1931 TX
. . . . . | . . . . . /James Arphaxed Key
. . . . . | . . . . . | b: 1786 VA
. . . . . | . . /James Dudley Key b: 2 Aug 1833 VA
. . . . . | . . | . . \Elizabeth Peck Snidow
. . . . . | . . | . . . . . b: Abt 1795 VA
. . . . . \Sarah Elizabeth Key b: 17 Apr 1868 MO
. . . . . . . . | . . . . . . . d: 30 Jun 1946 TX
. . . . . . . . | . . /Robert Johnston
. . . . . . . . | . . | b: 9 Nov 1799 VA
. . . . . . . . | . . | d: 13 Mar 1867 MO
. . . . . . . . \Nancy Eveline Johnston b: VA
. . . . . . . . . . . \Sarah Snidow b:Abt 1798 VA

I am very interested in finding the parents of JAMES PROPHIT (born: About 1784 VA)

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