|Birth: ||May, 1845|
North Carolina, USA
William Downer was mustered into Capt. Harelson's DeKalb Rifles, Co B 49th Alabama Infantry Regiment for the Confederate Army on January 5, 1862. His first wife, Annah Ingram and 2 of their 3 children died in Arkansas. They're buried in Springhill Cemetery in Faulkner County. In 1896 he married Eliza Brown Guthrie. They had five sons and two daughters. Fours sons and one daughter lived to adulthood.
Johnie Magnolia, b. 1877, d. 1958
Hardie Warren, b. 1879, d. 1963
Arosmus Bruce, b. 1881, d. 1969
Joseph Max, , b. 1883, d. 1969
Mattie W., b. 1886, d.
Thomas Burton, , B. 1887, d. 1959
Dossie B., b. 1889, d. 1889
William Downer was my g-g-grandfather, father of my g-grandmother, Johnie Magnolia Downer Berry Reid.
Eliza Brown Guthrie Downer (1853 - 1915)
Johnie Magnolia Downer Berry Reid (1878 - 1958)*
Created by: Caren Kellogg
Record added: Oct 14, 2008
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