Descendants of David Delk
photos and information contributed by Milly Ward Piros
L-R front row: Mertie Patton --Pauline Delk Disney
--Ocia Delk Smith
back row: Jockey Delk -- ? -- ? -- ? (could be David Smith?)
Generation No. 1
1. DAVID DELK was born August 14, 1814, and died March 05, 1905. He married SARAH SMITH.
Child of DAVID DELK and SARAH SMITH is:
2. i. LEMUEL DELK, b. May 31, 1841; d. October
Generation No. 2
2. LEMUEL DELK (DAVID)
was born May 31, 1841, and died October 18, 1921. He married PERMELIA MILLER Abt. 1868.
Children of LEMUEL DELK and PERMELIA
i. DEAN3 DELK, b. February 02, 1869; d. February 13, 1914; m. JESSE W.
EVANS, Abt. 1891. Notes for DEAN DELK:
ii. JOCKEY DAVID DELK, b. October 09, 1872; d. January 15, 1947; m. QUEEN MARY
ELIZABETH PATTON, September 03, 1905.
iii. DENATER DELK, b. July 06, 1874; d. April 04, 1947; m. BELLE PILE.
3. iv. OCIA DELK, b. October 26, 1877, Pall Mall, Fentress, TN; d. May 05, 1962,
Chattanooga, Hamilton, TN.
v. PAULINE DELK, b. November 1880; d. Bet. 1960 - 1970; m. BOYD DISNEY.
Delk and David Smith??
Generation No. 3
3. OCIA DELK (LEMUEL, DAVID) was born October 26, 1877 in Pall Mall,
Fentress, TN, and died May 05, 1962 in Chattanooga, Hamilton, TN. She married DAVID D.
SMITH May 08, 1897 in Chattanooga, Hamilton,
TN, son of ASA SMITH and NANCY KING. Burial: Spring City Cem., Spring City,
Notes for DAVID D. SMITH: He was formerly Superintendent of Schools in Fentress
County and later became a merchant, farmer and timber man. He is buried in Spring City,
Tn. Burial: December 04, 1938, Spring City Cem., Spring City, TN
Children of OCIA DELK and DAVID SMITH are:
i. RHEBEAU SMITH, b. August 08, 1899, Jamestown,
Fentress, TN; d. Bef. 1905, Lafollette, TN.
ii. BOYD DENTON SMITH, b. September 26, 1905, Rabun Gap, Rabun, GA; d. February 02,
Pauline and Ocia Delk