Memorial and Biographical History of Dallas County, Texas. Page: 170 of 1,110
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HISTORY OF DALLAS OUTNTY.
Vernoy, Thomas, came single in 1845, married
Julia A. Bast and died early.
Vernoy, Julia, married first Mr. Bast and
second William Jones.
Vail, Hiram, came single, married Betsey
Weatherford, Money, and family, from Illinois
Weatherford, Hairbird, single, from Illinois
Wampler, Thomas J., and family, before 1848.
Wampler, Valentine, and family, before 1848.
Wampler, Martin, J. S., Austin C. and William
R. came single.
Walker, William J., and family, from Tennessee,
Walker, A. G., from Kentucky, 1845.
Wilson, Richard, and family, before 1848.
Wilson, Aaron B., and family, before 1848.
Wilson, George, and family, from Missouri
in 1840; from Lamar county in 1848.
Among his children are Thomas,Charles,
James K. P. and Nancy E., wife of
James N. Wittenburg. He yet lives,
over eighty, near Cedar Hill; was Lieutenant
Colonel in Young's regiment at
the close of the Mexican war.
Williams, Thomas C., and family, from Tennessee
in 1845. Among his children
are T. J., J. B., E. A., M. J. and R. H.
Wright, John W., and family, before 1848.
Wright, John W. (2), and family, before 1848.
Wright, John, and family, before 1848.
Wand, Henry, and family, before 1848.
Wilburn, Edward, and family, came in 1845.
Wilburn, Hiram, and family, came in 1845.
Winn, Francis A., and family came in 1845;
among his children were Berry; W. M.
married Ann R. West; Emma, married
John R. West; Viola H., married Edward
W. Hunt; Helena, married T. J.
West, James, and family, before 1848.
Whitlock, John, and family, before 1849.
West, Robert J., and family, came in 1845;
of his children: Ann R. married Dr. C.
C. Gillespie; Alice married Thomas H.
Floyd; John R. married Emma Wiun;
Robert H. lives in violation of Genesis,
chapter 2d, verse 24, notwithstanding
he was the first native to be county
Warner, John, came single before 1848.
Webb, Alexander W., from Illinois to Bowie
county in 1840; to Bird's Fort in 1841;
escaped when the Indians killed Rattan;
settled with his family in Dallas county
Webb, Isaac B., and family, from Tennessee
in 1844; of his children, William D.
married Olivia Merrill; J. Whit; Sarah;
J. N. was born in Dallas county, July
Winneford, Norvell R., married Matilda
Winneford, William, came single.
Witt, Preston, came in 1842, died in 1877;
his widow lives in Kansas.
Witt, Wade H., and family, came in 1845.
Witt, Andrew J., came in 1845; married
Harriet Rattan; both dead.
Witt, Pleasant, twin of Preston, came in
1842, and is dead.
Witt, Eli, and family.
Witt, John, came single.
The above were all brothers, from Illinois.
Wise, Carlos, came single before 1848; married
Young, John and family, came before 1848.
Zachary, Mrs. Sarah, and two children came
from Kentucky in 1845; her daughter
married Henry C. Long and died early.
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Lewis Publishing Company. Memorial and Biographical History of Dallas County, Texas., book, 1892; Chicago, Illinois. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth20932/m1/170/: accessed June 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dallas Public Library.