Elijah Wilford Moody and Della May Hancock

Della May Hancock

Children of Elijah Wilford Moody and Della Hancock

  1. Amanda I., born 29 Jan 1913, died 26 Jan 2001; married George Ellis [Birth and death dates from SSDI; some sources state that her death date was on her birthday.]
  2. Treva L., born 17 Mar 1914, died 29 Jan 2012; married Albert T. Brown; surviving children [Dates from her obituary, Paris Post-Intelligencer; some information from personal knowledge]
  3. Thyra D., born 8 Mar 1916, died 27 Feb 2005; married Virgil C. Miles, James Camerson, James E. Cox; at least one daughter and one son [Birth and death data from SSDI]

1940KanawhaWVp24b: Family of William Harry Skees, Amanda Inez Moody, 27, TN, cook/maid Correct full name, correct age, correct birth state Note: Very strange to find her here, but I believe this must be Elijah's and Della's daughter.

Elijah Wilford Moody

Married Della May Hancock 31 Aug 1911

More data on Elijah, including census information, are provided under the marriage to his first spouse, Mary Frances Steele.

From Donna: "Elijah W. Moody lived in Henry County from then [about 1910] on. 31 August 1911 he married Della May Hancock and they had three girls: Amanda Inez, Treva Lasater, and Thyra Dawson Moody. Della was the daughter of W. D. "Bill" Hancock and Amanda Lasater. Della died 18 March 1973. Lige (Elijah W. Moody) died 11 October 1947 and is buried at McRae's Chapel Cemetery, Big Sandy, Benton County, Tennessee."