Our Ancestors - Benjamin Drake and Sara (Sally) Buchanan
Elijah Drake 1781-1856 m Phobe Ray

From:Leo Drake
Date: Sunday, 22 August 1999 12:42
From the writings of Leo O. Drake-Copyright by Leo O. Drake, use by permission

No 4 Son, Elijah Drake 1781-1856 b-Pennsylvania, Junita R. d-Van Buren Co. TN.
m Phobe Ray 1790-1857 b-Virginia, d-Van Buren Co. TN.

1.__>Silas Abraham 1808-1860 b-Warren Co. TN. d-Van Buren Co. TN.
m____Elizabeth C. York 1811-1877 b-Warren Co. TN. d-Van Buren Co. TN.
2.______>Mary 1813-1861 b-Warren Co. TN. d-Van Buren Co. TN.
m________Never Married.
3.__________>John M. 1813-1905 b-Warren Co. TN. d-Van Buren Co. TN.
m____________1. Mary Hillis 1813-1833 b-? d-Van Buren Co. TN.
m______________No-2 Mary Dicy Seitz b-1817-1898 b-Warren Co. TN. d-?
4.________________>Elizabeth 1811/16, 1878-90 b-Warren Co. TN. d-VanBuren Co. TN.
m__________________Isaac Hillis 1806-1877 b-Warren Co. TN. d-?
5.____________________*>Reuben M. 1822/3-Aft. 1892 b-Warren Co. TN. d-Van Buren
m______________________No-1 Nancy Molder 1825-?
m________________________No-2 Nancy Isham Abt-1825-1855 b-TN.
m__________________________No-3 Martha England 1808-? b-TN.
6.____________________________*>Elijah Dock Jr. 1818-1888 b-Warren Co.TN. d-Van B.
m______________________________Sara Carter 1819-1851 Van b-? d-Van Buren Co.
7.________________________________*>Randolph R. 1825-1848 b-WarrenCo.TN.d-WC
m__________________________________Sara Melvina Christian 1825- b-TN. d-?
8.____________________________________>Jacob 1831-1849 b-Warren Co. Tn. d-Van B.
m______________________________________Never Married- Jacob killed by fallen tree
9.________________________________________>Benj.1806-1809 b-Warren Co. d-VB.
10._________________________________________>Sara H. 1806-b-Warren Co.d-VBCo
m.___________________________________________Never Married d-young at age 15.
11._____________________________________________>Isaac N.1836-b-War.Co.d-TN.
m________________________________________________Eleanora Ross Allen 1840-1917.
12.__________________________________________________>William Carter 1828-1915
m_____________________________________________________No.2 Margaret Brown 1846-1917.

* 05. Reuben Drake, Twin of Elijah Doc Drake Jr.
* 07. Randolph Drake, ggGrandfather of Leo O. Drake.
Elijah: 1840 Warren CO. TN. Census pg 336, at age 58.
1850 Van Buren CO. TN. Census District V., Fam 214, Pg 382, "Age 68. 1850". Part of Warren CO. After the census of 1840, Warren CO.,was spun off and became Van Buren CO. TN.