Robert Stace Walters born Jan 9, 1846 Jones Co. Ms; died Sept 12, 1912 Smithfield (Ace), TX; Buried Menard Chapel Cemetery, Polk Co, Tx.
Married before June 1868 to Melissa Creel born 1851 Jones Co. Ms; died after Nov 1871 in TX
I do not know where she was buried. Melissa is the daughter of Jackson Creel born 1831 MS died TX. Married before 1840 to Louise Ann born 1835 MS; Unknown death date & burial place in TX.
The children of Jackson Creel born 1831 MS & wife Louise Ann born 1825 MS were (according to 1860 Jones Co MS census & 1870 Polk Co Tx census) Melissa J; Wesley born 1952 MS; born 1856 MS;
Benjamin born 1861 MS. also in household in 1870 was Susan Walters born 1929 MS & George W. Walters born 1861 MS. Susan was probably sister with her son.
The children of Robert Stace Walters & Melissa J. Creel according to the 1870 Polk Co TX census & the 1880 Tyler Co TX census are: James Morgan Walters born June 15, 1868 Jones Co MS died March 26, 1938 Polk Co TX & buried Menard Chapel Cemetery Polk Co TX & Amanda Elizabeth Walters born November 1871 Warren, Tyler Co, TX & died 1861 & buried at Menard Chapel Cemetery Polk Co TX.
Hope this is good info for each of you. See you on Sept 20th.