John Witherspoon Givens was a Civil War veteran from the Florida panhandle. His maternal grandfather was a Scottish fur trader and his maternal grandmother was a Creek Indian.

Givens Family
Colonial soldiers

Burwell Davis was born in the Colony of North Carolina in 1756. He joined the North Carolina state militia during the Revolutionary War.

Davis Family
Photo of 1002 Esplanade Avenue, New Orleans, LA. Google Maps ( : accessed 20 January 2021)

When Sarah “Nettie” Ingram’s husband died in an accident in 1912, Sarah used her skills as a seamstress to support herself and her three young children. In 1945, she moved to the New Orleans French Quarter to live with the family of her daughter, Clara Ingram Nunn. There are multiple individuals named Sarah or Nettie Ingram, so it a challenge to determine the identify of Sarah Barnett Ingram’s parents.

Ingram Family