Our Back Rhodes Genealogy Pages


By Don Norman

1.ALEXANDER RHODES

    Alexander Rhodes was born in 1807.  He married Mahala Edens

in Rockbridge County Va in 1832.  Mahala was born in 1812.

Children of Alexander and Mahala (Evans) Rhodes.

  2.  (1). Llewellyn               b.Jun  4 1833

         m.Cynthia -------

  3.  (2). Murphy D.               b.       1835   d.       1922

         m.Mary E. Clarkson

  4.  (3). Elizabeth               b.       1836

  5.  (4). Martha J.               b.       1837

  6.  (5). Barbara J.              b.       1838

  7.  (6). Dorothy                 b.       1839

  8.  (7). Matilda                 b.       1841

  9.  (8). Rachel                  b.       1843

 10.  (9). Preston J.              b.       1845

 11. (10). Isaiah                  b.       1845

 12. (11). Melissa                 b.       1851

2.LLEWELLYN RHODES     1.ALEXANDER RHODES

    Llewellyn Rhodes, a son of Alexander and Mahala (Evans)

Rhodes, was born in Rockbridge County VA June 4, 1833.  He

married Cynthia J. ------.

Known children of Llewellyn and Cynthia J. Rhodes.

 13.  (1). Marcellus               b.       1859

         m.Anna Isabelle Staats

3.MUSRPHY D. RHODES      1.ALEXANDER RHODES

    Murphy D. Rhodes, a son of Alexander and Mahala (Evans)

Rhodes, was born in Rockbridge County VA in 1835 and died in

1922.  He married mary E. Clarkson in Rockbridge County.  Mary

was born April 20, 1837.

Children of Murphy D. and Mary E. (Clarkson) Rhodes.

 14.  (1). Helena                  b.Apr  4 1857

 15.  (2). Artensia                b.Aug  1 1858

 16.  (3). Samantah                b.May  1 1862

 17.  (4). Fanny                   b.       1863

 18.  (5).  William M.              b.Apr 10 1864

 19.  (6). James                   b.       1866

 20.  (7). Mary                    b.Apr 10 1868

 21.  (8). Clara A.                b.May  8 1870

 22.  (9). Franklin                b.Oct 23 1871

 23. (10). Minnie Mae              b.Sep 15 1877

         m.George Washington Rhodes

13.MARCELLUS RHODES     2.LLEWELLYN RHODES     1.ALEXANDER RHODES

    Marcellus Rhodes, a son of Llewellyn and Cynthia J. Rhodes,

was born in 1859.  He married Anna Isabelle Staats.  Anna, a

daughter of Anderson and Mary (Casto) Staats, was born in 1868.

Children of Marcellus and Anna Isabelle (Staats) Rhodes.

 24.  (1). Delbert                 b.       1891

         m.Edith West

 25.  (2). Clyde                   b.       1897

 26.  (3). Corda                   b.       1900

24.DELBERT RHODES     13.MARCELLUS RHODES     2.LLEWELLYN RHODES   

1.ALEXANDER RHODES

    Delbert Rhodes, a son of Marcellus and Anna Isabelle (Staats)

Rhodes, was born in 1891.  He married Edith West.

Known children of Delbert and Edith (West) Rhodes.

 27.  (1). Rosa Faye               b.Nov  1 1935

         m.Hobert Smith Randolph 1953

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

Cottrill, Jack, family group sheets

Vickers, Eileen S., "Casto Cousins"

"Roane County WV Family History 1989" p.285