Marcella's Family Tree



1.BENNETT “LONG” SELLERS  (c.1796 - d. after 1870)
    Born in Nash Co. NC, moved to Spartanburg Co., SC, with wife, daughter Mary May b. 1822 & son John Calvin b. 1824
    sp: Winnie (Warney) Elizabeth Rogers (c. 1799 -  d. after 1870)


2. John Calvin SELLERS  (b. 2 Dec 1824 - d.24 Mar 1908)
    Born in Nash Co. NC, moved to established homestead in Cowpens, formerly Cherokee Co. now Spartanburg Co., SC
    sp: Eliza J. VAUGHN (b.16 Aug 1826-SC - d.16 Mar 1904) 

 
 3. William Randall “Rufin” SELLARS  (b. 27 Apr 1865 - d.10 Nov 1916)   

(b. 27 Apr 1865 in Gaffney,SC / Cherokee Co.,SC d.10 Nov 1916 in Cowpens - Cherokee Co. SC).  Born in Spartanburg Co., SC inherited part of father’s homestead Cowpens, Cherokee Co. now Spartanburg Co., SC  * Nickname “Rufin” was father John Calvin’s brothers name - son of Bennett (typed incorrectly on Rufus on 1850 Census - written in Rufin))
    sp: Prunella Estelle MOORE (b.Mar 1877-Maud,SC - d.16 Feb 1943-Colombia,SC


  4. John Calvin Henon SELLARS  (b. 21 Nov 1898 - d. 5 Dec 1984) 

(b. 21 Nov 1898 in Cherokee Co.,SC - d. 5 Dec 1984 in Erwin,TN,Unicoi Co.)
    Born on father’s homestead Cowpens, Cherokee Co. now Spartanburg Co., SC, moved to Erwin, Unicoi Co., TN
    sp: Winnie Inez ROBBINS (b. 27 Dec 1898-Spartanburg Co.,SC m.22 Dec 1917 d.4 Jul 2001-Erwin,Unicoi Co.,TN)