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Descendants of
William Broughton

Dorcus (Payne) Broughton


William Broughton
son of
Jesse &Susan(LNU) Broughton
grandson of
Job &Mary "Molly"(Lewis) Broughton
b: 1810 NC
d: Bef 1900 Lawrence Co, OH
Dorcas Payne,
on 25 Sep 1828, in Knox Co, KY
daughter of
William &Abigail(Stewart) Payne
b: 1809 Knox Co, KY
d: Abt 1856 Knox Co, KY

Years after Dorcus died,
William married Rutha Webb,
on 17 Oct 1863, in Lawrence Co, OH
b: 1834 Lawrence Co, OH
d: 1903 Lawrence Co, OH
buried: Myrtle Ridge Cemetery, Lawrance Co, OH
We assume that no children came out of this marriage.

Revolutionary War Service

William's grandfather Job Broughton, as well as
his g-grandfather Willoughby and his granduncle Jesse,
all served in the American Revolutionary War.
To read a brief history about their service,
clickon Job and scroll a short way down the page.

William's & Dorcus's
List of Descendants
  • (1) James Broughton
    b: 1832 Knox Co, KY
    m: LELITHA PAYNE, in Abt 1854
    b: Abt 1838

  • (2) Jane Broughton
    b: 1834 Knox Co, KY

    Abigail (Broughton) Hale

  • (3) Abigail Broughton
    b: 1837 Knox Co, KY
    m: WILLIAM PRESTON "PRESS" HALE, on 11 Sep 1855, in Clay Co, KY
    son of Thomas &Mary(Hammons) Hale
    grandson of James &Easter(Scott) Hale, Sr.
    b: 09 Oct 1827 Knox Co, KY
    buried: Short Mountain Cemetery, near Cowlington, OK
    Press was previously married to Margaret Matilda Scroggins.

  • (4) Jesse Broughton
    b: 1840 Knox Co, KY

  • (5) William Howard Broughton
    b: Mar 1843 Knox Co, KY
    d: 1916 AR
    buried: Hackett Cemetery, Spiro, OK
    m: #1=MIRANDA CLARK, in Abt 1876
    b: Abt 1843
    d: Mar 1882 Alma, Crawford Co, AR
    m: #2=FNU LNU, in Abt 1887
    m: #3=DELLA MAUDE POTTER, in 1908

    Wiley Amos Broughton

  • (6) Wiley Amos Broughton
    b: 25 Oct 1845 Whitley Co, KY
    d: 26 Mar 1911 Farmington, Washington Co, AR
    buried: Prairie Grove Cemetery, Washington Co, AR
    Virginia (Hammons) Broughton
    daughter of James &Mary "Polly"(McVay) Hammons
    b: 22 Feb 1848
    d: 18 Jul 1886 Farmington, Washington Co, AR
    buried: Prairie Grove Cemetery, Washington Co, AR
    Martha (Atkins) Broughton
    m: #2=MARTHA ATKINS, on 23 Jul 1892, in Washington Co, AR

    Wiley's headstone Virginia's headstone.

  • (7) Mary Broughton
    b: Abt 1847 Knox Co, KY
    d: Bef 1890 Lawrence Co, OH
    m: SAMUEL D. LEFFINGWELL, on 19 Jul 1868, in Lawrence Co, OH
    b: 1819 Washington Co, OH
    d: 1905 Lawrence Co, OH

  • (8) Henry BroughtonM
    b: 1849 Knox Co, KY
    b: 1855 OH

  • (9) Mariah Broughton
    b: 12 Apr 1852 Knox Co, KY

  • (10) James Madison Broughton
    b: 1853 KY
    d: 03 Jun 1928 Lawrence Co, OH
    m:MARY ELLEN MURNAHAN, on 26 Oct 1876, in Lawrence Co, OH
    b: 1857 OH

  • (11) Thomas Green Broughton
    b: 20 Mar 1855 Clay Co, KY
    d: 03 Jun 1928 Lawrence Co, OH
    m: PRICIE MELVINA MAYS, on 22 May 1876, in Lawrence Co, OH
    daughter of Rev. James &Luda(Webb) Mays
    b: 03 Apr 1858 Lawrence Co, OH
    d: 15 Jan 1923 Lawrence Co, OH

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