Willis Wiggins Savage
- Born: 14 Oct 1838, Nansemond Co., VA
- Died: 25 Apr 1911, Edenton, Chowan Co., NC at age 72
- Buried: 27 Apr 1911, Parker United Methodist Church Cemetery, Corapeake, Gates Co., NC
See general notes on his mother for 1850 census facts ... he is born ca 1838 in VA.
American Civil War Soldiers
Side Served: Confederacy
State Served: Virginia
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private.
Enlisted in Company I, 24th Cavalry Regiment Virginia
This is the same unit that Allen Daughtrey served in ... it is not known what happened to Willis Savage ... more research is needed.
In 1880 there is a Willis W. Savage living in Gates Co., NC: The 1880 Federal Census for Holly Grove Township Gates Co., NC, District 58, page 187B, dated June 4, 1880 records Willis W. Savage (42 - VA/VA/VA) with his wife Kate (27 - NC/NC/NC) and children Emma (14 - NC), Robert T. (12 - NC), Larnie (10 - NC), and Mary (4 - NC).
The 1900 Federal Census for Holly Grove Township Gates Co., NC, District 44, page 46B, dated June 12, 1900 records Willis Savage (Oct 1838 - VA/VA/VA) with his wife Jennie M. (Feb 1852 - NC/NC/NC) and daughters Cora (Nov 1878 - NC), Rosa B. (Sept 1880 - NC), Ulla (July 1890 - NC), and Hannah (Dec 1892 - NC). Willis and Jennie have been married for 2 years.
The 1910 Federal Census for Holly Grove Township Gates Co., NC, District 37, page 187B, dated June 4, 1910 records Willis W. Savage (71 - VA/VA/VA) with his wife Jennie (58 - NC/NC/NC) and daughters Vela M. (19) and Hanner (18). Willis and Jennie have been married for 12 years. This is the third marriage for Willis and first for Jennie.
Willis W. Wiggins
Birth: Oct. 14, 1838 - Virginia
Death: Apr. 20, 1911 - Gates Co., North Carolina
Married first, Mary E. Lnu ca. 1864. Married secondly, Katy Rea ca. 1874, and thirdly Jennie M. Russell on December 29 1897.
Burial: Parker United Methodist Church Cemetery, Corapeake, Gates Co., NC
North Carolina, Death Certificates, 1909-1975
Name: W W Savage
Birth Date: Oct 1837
Birth Place: Gates, North Carolina, United States
Death Date: 25 Apr 1911
Death Location: Edenton, Chowan
Burial: April 27, 1911 in Gates Co., NC
Parents: Don't know