The purpose of this website is to find concrete evidence to prove the proper ancestors, descendants and sibling descendants of John Witt m. 3 Jan 1833 to Ara McNeil. Evidence and proofs demonstrating a link to William Witt and Lucy Reeves as the parents of John Witt is also a priority.

First evidence of the family of John Witt and Ara McNeil appears in the 1850 Census for Franklin Co., Winchester, Tennessee. In 1855 - 1856, the family moved to Pontotoc Co., MS. Most of their descendants remained in the Union, Lee and Pontotoc Counties of Mississippi through the 1920s and 1930s.

If you have information on the ancestors
or descendants of William Witt and Lucy
Reeves or John Witt and Ara McNeil,
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