Elis And Nancy Ann Delk
Elis was the son of Johnny Delk and Sarah Williams Delk. He was born June 5, 1855 and died April 24, 1926. The Delks came from Germany.
Nancy Ann was the daughter of William (Billy) Patton. Billy was the son of Hymelus Patton. He was said to have been a half Cherokee Indian. The Pattons are said to have come from England. Billy was a soldier during the Civil War. He was born in 1811 and died in 1915. Nancy was born July 26,1855.
Elis was a farmer and Nancy was a housewife, mother and a midwife. EIis and Nancy had three children. They were Rutheford B. (R.B.) who was a merchant and sold real estate, Warden P. (W.P.) was a merchant and Sarah Jane who was a housewife and mother.
by Ruby Tipton