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John Dennis Christopher Oakley
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Birth: Oct. 17, 1850
Georgia, USA
Death: Feb. 10, 1918
Canton
Van Zandt County
Texas, USA

John was the son of James Madison Oakley and Martha Ann (Williams) Oakley of Fayette county, Georgia

Grandson of John and Elizabeth Oakley of Fayette,Georgia.

John D C's first wife - Matt Hobbs - (not sure where Matt is buried)

children
John James
William Franklin
Mary Dessie
Adilene Odelia "Della"
Joseph Andrew Ianthus (my grandfather)
June Julia
Susan Alma

John D C's second wife - Katie Davenport Millican -Carter Cemetery

children
Leonard Clinton
Luther Newton
Larkin Lester
step daughter - Zullah Mamie (Millican) Hobbs

John D C 's third wife - Martha A Sumner 28581874 Carter Cemetery
no children...step children
Robert,Henry and Richard Williford

John's full name from Georgia family bible - provided by David Oakley Thompson

John farmed the Oakley land in Van Zandt county. When he died his grandson Loy of the marriage to Katie Davenport Millican Oakley farmed the land. (The land was purchased with money of his father, James Madison Oakley of Fayette county Georgia - part of the inheritance he left his children) The children of his first wife or third wife were not included in the inheritance from John DC Oakley.

Photo of John courtesy of Windel Oakley, from the Maston Travis Oakley collection. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Madison Oakley (1826 - 1911)
  Martha Ann Williams Oakley (1832 - 1896)
 
 Spouses:
  Martha A Hobbs Oakley (1851 - ____)
  Katherine C Davenport-Millican Oakley (1866 - 1908)
  Martha Ann Sumner Oakley (1852 - 1935)
 
 Children:
  John James Oakley (1870 - 1945)*
  William Franklin Oakley (1871 - 1957)*
  Mary Dessia Oakley Smith (1874 - 1960)*
  Adeline Odella Oakley Pugh (1875 - 1965)*
  Joseph Andrew Ianthus Oakley (1877 - 1927)*
  June Julia Oakley Rascoe (1886 - 1971)*
  Susan Alma Oakley Bass (1889 - 1968)*
  Leonard Clinton Oakley (1898 - 1965)*
  Luther Newton Oakley (1900 - 1959)*
  Larkin Lester Oakley (1903 - 1904)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Dennis Christopher Oakley (1850 - 1918)
  Infant Girl Oakley (1860 - 1860)*
  James Andrew Oakley (1862 - 1917)*
  Mary Ann Bertha Oakley Carden (1864 - 1930)*
  William Jebediah Brewer Oakley (1867 - 1932)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Carter Cemetery
Canton
Van Zandt County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: OHNB
Originally Created by: Nancy Jane Faulk White ...
Record added: Jun 11, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5534561
John Dennis Christopher Oakley
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John Dennis Christopher Oakley
Added by: Nancy Jane Faulk White Adams
 
John Dennis Christopher Oakley
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S/O Corp. James M. Oakley & Martha Ann Williams ...Grandson of James R. Williams & Anna Jane West...GGrandson of Willis West, Sr. & Silvey Harmon...RiP
- Ron and Peggy Tedder
 Added: Dec. 26, 2013
Rest in peace great grandfather
- OHNB
 Added: Mar. 11, 2010

- Nancy Jane Faulk White Adams
 Added: Mar. 3, 2009
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