_Edward Austin COPASS _ | (1874 - 1941) _Pleas Reed COPASS __| | | | |_Daisy Lena COPASS ____+ | (1887 - 1970) | |--Pleas Reed COPASS | | _______________________ | | |_Mildred BILBERY ____| | |_______________________
There is an article in the Temple Times, dated June 29, 1900, that may be about John.
Mr. J.A. Huff of Oenaville who has a son afflicted from rhemetism left the K.D. Hospital Wednesday for home having been brought in for a personal examination.
John and Emma's marriage record:
To any ordained ministrer of the Gospel, Judge of the District or County, or Justice of the Peace
YOU, or either of you, are hereby authorized to soemnize or join in the HOLY BONDS OF MATRIMONY, J.W. Huff and Mrs. Emma McKinzie in accordance with the law of this state, and that you make due return of this, your authority, to my office, in Sixty Days from the date hereof, certifying how you have executed the same. Given this under my hand and seal of this County, this 12th day of Sept. 1887 Cerk County Court, Bell County, W.W. Upshaw.
The foregoing License, executed by me, joining the within named parties in the HOLY BONDS OF MATRIMONY, this the 15th day of Sept. 1887 B.F. Badgett (Molp?)
Returned the 16th day of Sept. 1887. A true copy of the original. Records this, the Last day of Dec. 1887. W.W. Upshaw.
On the 1900 census John and Emma are listed as having been married for 19 years and that she has had 11 children with nine still living. Arnold, Alice, Walter and Lena are all listed as their mother being born in TN., Henry, Lula, Grover, Herman, Otis, Modine Huff and Walter McKinzie are all listed as their mother being born in Ark. (that's 7 children for Emma, two more unaccounted for). Alice being the youngest child with mother listed being born in TN, is 15 years old. On the 1910 census it reads that she has what looks like either 12 or 16 children with 8 still living.
1880 Alcorn County, Mississippi
1900 Bell County, Texas Census
_Joseph Cromwell MATTHEWS _+ | (1766 - 1854) m 1793 _Mansel Walter MATTHEWS _| | (1806 - 1891) m 1827 | | |_Pennina Lucinda CRISP ____+ | (1773 - 1855) m 1793 | |--Sarah P. MATTHEWS | (1830 - ....) | ___________________________ | | |_Sarah Ann GAHAGAN ______| (1810 - ....) m 1827 | |___________________________
1850 Hopkins County, Texas Census
_Andrew Viser MCCAN _+ | (1832 - 1915) m 1853 _George Washington MCCAN _| | (1863 - 1957) m 1889 | | |_Melvina YOUNG ______+ | (1834 - 1868) m 1853 | |--Ora MCCANN | (1893 - 1994) | _____________________ | | |_Josephine ELLIOTT _______| (1868 - 1958) m 1889 | |_____________________
 She is listed on the 1900 Garvin County, Indian Territory Chickasaw Nation Census as being born Oct. 1892. and being 7 years old.
1900 Garvin County, Chickasaw Nation, IT, Census
1910 Sterling County, Texas Census
_John PITCOCK _______+ | (1766 - 1850) m 1791 _Labron PITCOCK _____| | (1809 - ....) | | |_Mary FISHER ________ | (1771 - 1840) m 1791 | |--Unnamed PITCOCK | | _____________________ | | |_Frances S. PROPES __| | |_____________________