Heathcock Genealogy Database - Person Sheet
Heathcock Genealogy Database - Person Sheet
NameJohn Zachariah “Zack” Phillips 2330
Birth2 Jun 1859, Tyler, Smith Co TX
Death19 Feb 1948, Atoka Co OK Age: 88
Birth12 Dec 1860, TX
Death24 Jun 1938, Atoka Co OK2336 Age: 77
FatherWilliam Hudson Fisher (1840-1915)
MotherMary Ann Starkey (ca1845-1888)
Marriage28 Nov 1896, Van Zandt Co TX
ChildrenViola Paulene (1898-1976)
 Verner (1901-1955)
Notes for John Zachariah “Zack” Phillips
1930 Census of Texas, Cotton Co OK
Household Members Age Relationship

John Z Phillips 70 Head

Mary C Phillips 69 Wife

Verner Phillips 28 Son

Verda Phillips 27 Daughter

Ervene Phillips 8 Granddaughter

Frankie I Phillips 2 Granddaughter
Notes for Mary Catherine (Spouse 1)
Daughter of William Hudson Fisher and Mary Starkey Fisher, Mary Catherine Fisher was born on 12 Dec 1860 in Texas. Mary Catherine married 1) Harrison E. Davis about 1876 in Texas. Together they had three children, Oscar Filmore Davis, Helena L. Davis, and Nancy Jennett Davis.

She married 2) Jim A. Williams on 20 Dec 1888 in Panola, Panola County, Texas. Together they had one child, Floyd Williams who changed his name to Floyd Franklin Phillips.

Mary then married 3) John Zachariah Phillips on 28 Nov 1896 in Van Zandt County, Texas. Together they had two children, Viola Pauline Phillips and Verner Phillips. Mary Catherine Fisher Davis Williams Phillips died on 24 Jun 1938 in Atoka County, Oklahoma and was buried in Bera Cemetery, Atoka, Atoka County, Oklahoma.

According to a descendant, Zack and Mary Catherine Phillips lived in Atoka County, Oklahoma..went ca 1900 to file for Indian rights. It is said she did not receive her rights as after they arrived ..Zack Phillips told her he did not want to be known as a "squaw man". That is what was told in the family the reason she did not file.
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