Georgia Ola Scroggins, b. 24 August 1902 in Brighton, Missouri, d. 26 January 1988 in Springfield, Missouri

Father: Albert Wesley Scroggins, b. 5 July 1856 in Brighton, Missouri, d. 29 May 1930 in Polk County, Missouri
Mother: Dora Ann Isabell Eulis, b. 7 January 1857 in North Carolina, d. 6 October 1931

Spouse: Willis Edward Lawson, b. 1899 in Brighton, Missouri, d. 25 June 1986 in Springfield, Missouri

Father: Jasper Sigel Lawson, b. 4 February 1861 in Maries County, Missouri, d. 30 October 1943 in Brighton, Missouri
Mother: Hulda Wiliby Hargas, b. 1 March 1862 in Texas, d. 22 May 1940 in Glidewell, Missouri
Married 30 April 1924 by J. A. Phillips, Justice of the Peace in Polk County.

Children: To protect the privacy of living individuals, they are not listed here.


Albert Wesley Scroggins, b. 5 July 1856 in Brighton, Missouri, d. 29 May 1930 in Polk County, Missouri

Father: Henry Scroggins, b. 22 July 1819 in Cumberland County, North Carolina, d. 20 April 1896 in Looney TWP, Polk County, Missouri
Mother: Rebecca "Becky" Derosset, b. 11 March 1823 in Roane County, Tennessee, d. 12 June 1906 in Looney TWP, Polk County, Missouri

Spouse: Dora Ann Isabell Eulis, b. 7 January 1857 in North Carolina, d. 6 October 1931

Father: John Quincy Adams Eulis
Mother: Mary Carline Scroggins
Married 10 June 1875 in Brighton, Missouri by Bery Looney, Justice of the Peace.

Children:

  1. Martha Jane Scroggins, b. 17 January 1878 in Brighton, Missouri, m. Jasper A. McGee in Brighton, Missouri, d. 27 February 1958 in Brighton, Missouri
  2. Minnie L. Scroggins, b. 1 September 1880 in Brighton, Missouri, m. Claude M. Ruyle, d. 18 February 1950
  3. John Henry Scroggins, b. 31 March 1881 in Brighton, Missouri, m. Augusta Tummons, 1901 in Brighton, Missouri, d. 12 May 1959
  4. Cora Scroggins, b. 12 February 1882 in Brighton, Missouri, m. Mahlon E. Blackburn, 1 November 1902, d. 26 April 1965 in Brighton, Missouri
  5. Gwen Scroggins, b. February 1883 in Brighton, Missouri, d. 7 May 1885
  6. Rosa Blanche Scroggins, b. 18 May 1886 in Brighton, Missouri, m. James H. Phillips, 1904 in Brighton, Missouri, d. 22 December 1967 in Brighton, Missouri
  7. Charles Otha Scroggins, b. 9 May 1888 in Brighton, Missouri, m. Maude Atwood, 1907, m. Ona Willis, 1919, m. Mrs. Lillie Dickey, 12 April 1942, d. 24 November 1956 in Polk County, Missouri
  8. James Paul Scroggins, b. 28 February 1890 in Brighton, Missouri, m. Rose Beulah Presley, 27 April 1913 in Polk County, Missouri, d. 15 September 1923 in Brighton, Missouri
  9. Ollie Coleman Scroggins, b. 21 February 1892 in Brighton, Missouri, m. Elsie Clark, d. 3 January 1960
  10. Pearl Scroggins, b. 21 April 1894 in Brighton, Missouri, m. Allie Lavina Bridges, d. 2 March 1957 in Brighton, Missouri
  11. Grace Mae Scroggins, b. 20 May 1896 in Brighton, Missouri, m. Thomas Johnston, d. 8 May 1968 in Springfield, Missouri
  12. Dessie Scroggins, b. 25 June 1898 in Brighton, Missouri, m. Loren Steele, d. 3 November 1987
  13. Georgia Ola Scroggins, b. 24 August 1902 in Brighton, Missouri, m. Willis Edward Lawson, 30 April 1924, d. 26 January 1988 in Springfield, Missouri

Henry Scroggins, b. 22 July 1819 in Cumberland County, North Carolina, d. 20 April 1896 in Looney TWP, Polk County, Missouri

Father: Berry Scroggins, b. ca. 1780 in Cumberland County, North Carolina, d. ca. 1835 in Roane County, Tennessee
Mother: Rebecca "Peggy" Pritchett, b. ca. 1787 in Wake County, North Carolina, d. 7 July 1870 in Polk County, Missouri
According to the census, he could not read or write.

Spouse: Rebecca "Becky" Derosset, b. 11 March 1823 in Roane County, Tennessee, d. 12 June 1906 in Looney TWP, Polk County, Missouri

Father: John Derosset
Mother: "Patsy" Martha Pritchett, b. ca. 1802
Her last name is spelled three different ways in our information; Derosset, Dorosset, Derrassett.
Married 20 January 1847 in Polk County, Missouri.

Children:

  1. Martha Elizabeth "Lizzie" Scroggins, b. 1851 in Polk County, Missouri, m. Thomas J. Pierce, 3 September 1868 in Polk County, Missouri, d. 12 August 1921 in Pleasant Hope, Missouri
  2. Rebecca Jane Scroggins (2), b. 1852 in Polk County, Missouri, m. Asa J. Fender, ca. 1863 in Polk County, Missouri
  3. Mary Louisa Scroggins, b. 8 January 1854 in Polk County, Missouri, m. M. Francis Ross, 2 July 1874 in Polk County, Missouri, m. Matthew Tummons, 6 May 1886 in Polk County, Missouri, d. 14 February 1931 in Polk County, Missouri
  4. James Berry Scroggins (2), b. October 1855 in Polk County, Missouri, m. Amanda "Manda" (Minnie) Cheek, 23 September 1880 in Slagle, Missouri, d. 22 October 1907 in Morrisville, Missouri
  5. Albert Wesley Scroggins, b. 5 July 1856 in Brighton, Missouri, m. Dora Ann Isabell Eulis, 10 June 1875 in Brighton, Missouri, d. 29 May 1930 in Polk County, Missouri
  6. John Scroggins (2), b. June 1859 in Polk County, Missouri, d. ca. 1863 in Polk County, Missouri
  7. Samuel E. Scroggins, b. 7 May 1861 in Brighton, Missouri, m. Clara Virgilla Tuck, d. 3 August 1940 in Morrisville, Missouri
  8. Malinda Ellen Scroggins, b. April 1866 in Polk County, Missouri, m. Joseph A. Wallis, 9 October 1883 in Polk County, Missouri

Berry Scroggins, b. ca. 1780 in Cumberland County, North Carolina, d. ca. 1835 in Roane County, Tennessee

Father: John Scroggins, b. ca. 1758 in North Carolina, d. 1790 in Cumberland County, North Carolina
Mother: Sarah ?, b. ca. 1760
Berry served during the War of 1812.

A deed shows that Berry bought 74 acres of land in Cumberland County, North Carolina, on December 5, 1818, from Rhody Hicks for $85. This land was described as beginning at Blackjack Prince's corner between Hicks and Nancy Edwards to Williford's line, to Morgan's line, to Carpenter's line, to the beginning. The witnesses were David Stewart, Richard Blalock and Nathan Prince. Rhody Hicks signed the deed by making her mark.

Spouse: Rebecca "Peggy" Pritchett, b. ca. 1787 in Wake County, North Carolina, d. 7 July 1870 in Polk County, Missouri

Father: Lewis Pritchett
Mother: Elizabeth ?, b. ca. 1755
Rebecca and her children moved to Polk County, Missouri, around 1838. Josiah and Jesse bought land in Polk County, Missouri, in 1838. Berry, Jr., obtained land in 1839.
Married 18 December 1804 in Cumberland County, North Carolina by Joseph Glover.

Children:

  1. Josiah Scroggins, b. ca. 1809 in Georgia, m. Martha Harvey
  2. Jesse Y. Scroggins, b. ca. 1 March 1812 in Georgia, m. Sarah C. Owens
  3. Berry Scroggins (2), b. 14 February 1813 in Roane County, Tennessee, m. Sarah Wilson, ca. 1833, m. Mrs. Keziah (Casey) Mitchell, ca. 1840, m. Mrs. Clarissa E. (Casey) Mitchell, ca. 1845
  4. ? Scroggins, b. ca. 1816
  5. Henry Scroggins, b. 22 July 1819 in Cumberland County, North Carolina, m. Rebecca "Becky" Derosset, 20 January 1847 in Polk County, Missouri, d. 20 April 1896 in Looney TWP, Polk County, Missouri
  6. James Scroggins, b. ca. 1823 in Roane County, Tennessee, m. Elizabeth "Bessie" Ballinger
  7. Edward Scroggins, b. ca. 1826 in Roane County, Tennessee, m. Malinda Beckley
  8. Rebecca Jane Scroggins, b. ca. 1826 in Roane County, Tennessee, m. William G. Ryan
  9. Elizabeth Scroggins, b. ca. 1828 in Roane County, Tennessee, m. Alfred J. Pierce
  10. George Washington Scroggins, b. ca. 1830 in Roane County, Tennessee, m. Mary Jane Ballinger

John Scroggins, b. ca. 1758 in North Carolina, d. 1790 in Cumberland County, North Carolina

Spouse: Sarah ?, b. ca. 1760

Sarah is listed in the 1790 census as head of household with 4 children, 2 male and 2 female. We do not have the names of the other children. Sarah is not listed in the 1800 census. It is not known whether she died or remarried.
Married ca. 1779 in Cumberland County, North Carolina.

Children:

  1. Berry Scroggins, b. ca. 1780 in Cumberland County, North Carolina, m. Rebecca "Peggy" Pritchett, 18 December 1804 in Cumberland County, North Carolina, d. ca. 1835 in Roane County, Tennessee

John Quincy Adams Eulis

Spouse: Mary Carline Scroggins

Married.

Children:

  1. Dora Ann Isabell Eulis, b. 7 January 1857 in North Carolina, m. Albert Wesley Scroggins, 10 June 1875 in Brighton, Missouri, d. 6 October 1931