Joseph B Greenlees

(William, Hugh)

 

Joseph B Greenlees, (William, Hugh) born 1837, Sumter County, Alabama; died 1878, buried Rowell Cemetery; Married Elvira Foster, born September 21, 1845, Mississippi, daughter of Robert Foster, born South Carolina and Emiline Foster born Mississippi, died October 9, 1921; widowed at 33 years of age, with four children under the age of ten, she married again at age fifty to Nicholas J. Roberts, born June 4, 1834, died February 16, 1920 Nick was married to Elvira'a older sister in 1864, South Carolina. Elvira is buried at Rowell Cemetery beside William F. "Billy Greenlees. Her marker says E. J. Roberts.

 

Children of Joseph Greenlees and Elvira Foster;

01 William F. "Billy" Greenlees, born March 30, 1870, died May 4, 1937, married December 16, 1891, Docie Smith, born September 23, 1874, died October 19, 1920, both buried Rowell Cemetery.

02 Amanda E. Greenlees, born 1868, married T. L. Guest, December 18, 1891

03 Joseph Walter Greenlees, born January 21, 1873, died November 2, 1956, married Linnie, both buried Rowell Cemetery.

04 Mary E. Greenlees, born about 1877, died August 22, 1954, married december 29, 1899 William L Roberts, born 1878, died 1967, both buried Rowell Cemetery, son of William David "Dave" Roberts, born February 27, 1852, died May 15, 1939 and Johnnie Hall (Indian) born February 24, 1852, died February 15, 1924.