Descendants of Edwin Forrest Major, Sr.



(S-4-1-8-11) Edwin Forrest Major, Sr. b: September 10, 1868 in Trigg County, Kentucky d: October 31, 1949

M: Mamie Carter Landis b: January 19, 1873 in Tennessee m: October 31, 1891 d: June 19, 1966



(S-4-1-8-11-1) Lillian M. Major b: August 3, 1893 in Tennessee d: January 31, 1982 in Nashville, Tennessee



(S-4-1-8-11-2) Bertha Tyner Major b: July 30, 1895 in Kentucky d: May 1981 in Florida

M: Alvin G. Bridges b: May 19, 1892 m: May 10, 1914 d: February 6, 1949

Children: Eleanor Major Bridges [1915-1958] (married William Cleere; one child), Nettie Carter Bridges (married Wilburn Rivenbark; four children, ten grandchildren), and Edith Landis Bridges (married Samuel Tudor Strang; one child, one grandchild)



(S-4-1-8-11-3) Landis Humphrey Major b: July 24, 1897 in Kentucky d: January 24, 1962

M: Margaret Walker b: May 9, 1902 m: 1921 d: January 29, 1967

Children: Lillian Frances Major (married Howard Messner; three children, seventeen grandchildren) and Robert Wade Major



(S-4-1-8-11-4) Robert W. Major b: March 1900 in Kentucky d: unknown



(S-4-1-8-11-5) Howard Wallis Major, Sr. b: January 26, 1903 in Kentucky d: April 1982 in Virginia

M: Wanda Mitchell b: May 13, 1913 m: 1948 d: December 1980 in Virginia

Child: Howard Wallis "Wally" Major, Jr.



(S-4-1-8-11-6) William Charles Major b: March 15, 1906 d: September 22, 1914



(S-4-1-8-11-7) Edwin Forrest Major, Jr. b: March 26, 1908 in Kentucky d: September 10, 1993

M: Constance Rowley George b: March 12, 1919 d: January 30, 1998

Children: Susan Rowley Major (married John McCracken; two children) and Landis Carlisle Major (married Ellen Matheny; two children)



(S-4-1-8-11-8) Thomas Carlisle Major b: May 31, 1917 in Tennessee d: January 1987 in California

M: Joy Elizabeth Scott b: August 10, 1919 m: July 14, 1941

Children: Peter Forrest Major (married Elaine Luvera and Pamela Bennett; two children), Joy Marilyn Major [1945-1990] (married Robert Hyatt; one child), and Mary Elizabeth Major

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