|. Tobias L. Phillips, 1832 - 1895, s/o Tobias L. Phillips
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
421216 Tobias L. Phillips,7 42121 (Tobias,6,William,5,Tobias,4,George,3,Tobias,2,John,1)
. b 19 Feb 1832 Floyd Co, Va; d 19 Dec 1895.
. Never married, but had children by:
. Sarah Cox Quesenberry (Sally), b 4 Aug 1800 Montgomery Co, Va, d/o Ambrose Norwood Cox Sr (#3) and Sarah Reed
. (Sally). Sally m 15 Feb 1820 to George Quesenberry, b ca 1794, d 1845, s/o Frederick Quesenberry and Mary Phillips.
. Rachel Montgomery, b 1843 Carroll Co, d/o James Montgomery and Jane White. Rachel m 17 Aug 1857 Floyd Co to
. Mahlon Phillips (#421222), b ca 1830-31 Floyd Co, d 1890, s/o Ranodolph L. Phillips (Randy) and Mary Cox
. Nancy Phillips (Nantie), b ca 1841-45 Va, widow of James Phillips (#421412), b ca 1837-38 Va, prob d 1860's. (Ref 1
. below claims that the mother of Tobias' children was Nancy Phillips (Nantie), b ca 1860, d/o this James Phillips and
. Nancy Cox (Nannie). However no Nancy of this age can be found in the census', but living next door to Tobias in 1880
. was Nancy Phillips,38 Va, widow of James Phillips, with both Nancy and James' son Jackson and Nancy and Tobias'
. dau Aldora.
. Sarah Cox (Sally), b 18 Sep 1845 Floyd Co, d/o Ambrose Norwood Cox Jr (#32) and Decy Phillips (Dicy).
. One other for sure, and possibly a 6th woman.
. 1850 census, Tobias not located.
. 1860 Floyd Co census, p 132, #953/889, Tobias Phillips,26 Va, $1500, $461, Preston,29, $1500, $415, farmer, Henry F.
. Burk,60, Lucy,60.
. 1870 Floyd Co census, Indian Valley & Burks Fork, p 29, #185/173, Tobias Phillips,35 Va, farmer, $1500, $600, Henry F.
. Burk,77 Va, Lucy,76 Va, --, $200, Mima,78 Va (black).
. 1880 Floyd Co census, Indian Valley, p 297A, #68/69, Tobias Phillips,48 Va, farmer, Lucy Burk,(?88) Va (mother, wid/div),
. Miami Phillips,90 Va (black), boarder, Sarah Cox,32 Va, servant, Wade Cox,14 Va (adopted), laborer.
. 1880 Floyd Co census, Indian Valley, p 297A, #69/70, Nancy Phillips,38 Va (wid/div), Jackson,16 Va, laborer, Aldora,3 Va.
. issue: (1st 3 by Sarah (Sally) Cox Quesenberry; 4th by Rachel Montgomery; 5th and 6th by Nancy Phillip; 7th-10th by
. the 2nd Sarah (Sally) Cox)
. 1. Owen Quesenberry, b ca 1845-49 Va, m 4 Apr 1872 Carroll Co to his 1st cousin Louvena Phillips (Vena), b ca 1847-
. 48 Grayson Co, d/o Ambrose C. Phillips (#421212) and Lucinda (Lucy) (?Jennings).
. 2. Enos V. Quesenberry, b 24 Jun 1851 Floyd Co, d 24 Jun 1936, m 10 Dec 1881 Floyd Co to Mary Rebecca Hughett
. (Rebecca), b 22 Mar 1861 Floyd Co, d 15 Jul 1916, d/o John Hughett (#25) and Evaline Goad (d/o Timothy Goad
. (Tim) (#A4)).
. 3. Dicie Quesenberry, b ca 1858-60 Floyd Co, d 17 Oct 1896. Never married but had two sons by George W. Phillips, b
. 15 Dec 1853 (s/o William Montague Phillips (#421221)), and a son by a Cox, and another son.
. 4. Elizabeth/Eliza Jane Montgomery, b ca 1854-55 Floyd Co, m 18 Jun 1879 Floyd Co to William Riley Duncan, b 15
. Dec 1853 Floyd Co, s/o Blanch W. Duncan and Frances Nester (Fannie) (#Gd) (d/o Daniel Nester (#G)). Eliza m(2)
. 9 Jun 1884 Floyd Co to William Garland Simpkins (Garland), b ca 1863 Floyd Co, s/o Richard D. Simpkins (Dick) and
. Polly Quesenberry (Pop). William had m(1) 4 Sep 1873 Floyd Co to Livinia F. Semones, b 1850 Carroll Co, d/o Abso-
. lom Semones (Ab)and Hannah Goad (d/o Spencer Goad (#342)).
. 5. Lucy Aldora Phillips (Dora), b 1876 Floyd Co, m 7 Jun 1894 Floyd Co to Merit (Maston) Cox, b 1875 Floyd Co, d
. 1900, s/o William Maston Cox (Will) (s/o William Braxton Cox (Brack) (#33)) and Martha (Patsy) Gallimore.
. 6. Orlena D. Phillips, b 28 Nov 1880 Floyd Co, d 14 Jun 1917, m 26 Aug 1898 Floyd Co to Harvey Walker Sutphin
. (#2344), b 30 Sep 1878 Va, d 28 Mar 1920 Montgonmery Co, s/o James Sutphin and Juretta A. Reynolds. Harvey m(2)
. 17 May 1919 Montgomery Co, Va to Willie May Huff, b 6 Jan 1900 WVa, d 18 Nov 1983 (not in SSDI).
. 7. Henry Lee Cox, b 17 Aug 1879, d in infancy.
. 8. Nancy Flora Cox, b 1882.
. 9. Elbert Cox, b 30 Jan 1885, d in infancy.
. 10. Lula P. Cox, b 28 Jun 1886 Floyd Co, m Mason D. Sumpter, b 1882, s/o Jacob Sumpter and Mary Hambrick.
. Some have claimed the following was Tobias' son:
4212221 1. Marion Francis Phillips (Francis), b 12 Jun 1857 Va, m Margaret Ellon Phillips (Ellon).
. He grew up in the household of Mahlon Phillips above, and his marr rec said Mahlon was his father.
. Ref: "The Genealogy of William Tobias Phillips....", 1989, Elza B. Cox, p 14-15, 23, 43-46, 68, 78.
. He incorrectly listed Blanch Duncan's wife as Fannie Quesenberry, instead of Frances (Fannie) Nester, as this mistake
. has existed on many websites and in other sources for years.