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Charles Hankerson’s Drayton Family Tree

William and Elender Drayton – ancestors of the Hankerson family. 

WILLIAM AND ELENDER DRAYTON, AIKEN, SC ((1845- - LOUIS JAMES “BUSTER” DRAYTON, 
AIKEN, SC (1914-2005

William Drayton          +   Elender
Wagoner, black                 mulatto
(1845-                               (1850 -

Children of William and Elender

William * (1868 - deceased 1950 aged 82)
Olivie (1874 -
Lucy (1876 -
Mary (1879/80 -
Marshall (1872 -30th Sep 1950) + wife, Mary Clorie DeVore (1874-

Children of Marshall and Mary

Lula M  (1898 - (married Chavous
Ollie M (1902 - 11th Sep 1973) = Mrs Lawrence Benjamin
Dewey (10 Dec 1904 - Mar 1978)
(barber in Grand Rapids, MI (1936-1940)(married to Rozelia 
Zeal Hankerson (1908 -
Duschia  10th Dec 1904 - Mar 1978, Westbury, NY) - married to Mr Irvin
Inez (24th Mar 1909 - Mar 1996) married to Albert Reddick
Beatrice (1913-  married to Mr Barton
Spurgeon (22nd Apr 1894-Sep 1978, Jamaica, Queens, NY) + wife, 
Aline Lark (1896-
Louis James (12th Jan 1914 - 31st Dec 2005) married to 
Pearlie Mae Chavous (1912 - 9th Jul 2005)

Children of Spurgeon and Aline

Viola (1918- (married to ____ Russell)
Margueritte / Marjorie (1920- (married to _____ Ross)
Jane (?)(1926-
Geneva (12th Jan 1920-31st Oct 1995, Brooklyn, NY) + husband, 
Freddie Mack (4th Jul 1918-1953, Barnwell Cty, SC)
Joseph Henry (1916-Mar 1976) + wife, Verda Millikan Williston

Children of Joseph Henry and Verda

Spurgeon D + Joe Henry Jr (both of Queens, NY) + John D (of Brooklyn, NY)
 + Duvert + Lavon Rudolph Williston + Don R W + Mary Baxley 
+ Jane Mae D + Minnie D + Josephine R W + Verda D (of Brooklyn, NY) 
+ Bertha Hightower Hicks

Children of Louis James and Pearlie Mae

Ordis (1930-26th Sep 2007), married to Dolores Stephens), 
Aiken, SC
Mary, married to _____ Mobley, New Ellenton, SC
Mildred, married to Willie Lawrence, Aiken, SC
Shirley, married to Joseph Patterson, New Ellenton, SC
Alvin, married to Gladys, Aiken
Ethel L., married to Herman Griffin, Jacksonville, FL
Bernard James, married to Vera, Hempstead, NY
Mozella Elaine, Brentwood, NY
Terry Contellion (1946 - 22nd Dec 2005)  +  wife, Josie 
(maiden name = Willamson)

Children of Terry Contellion and Josie

Terry Jr
Wesley Moody

Children of Alvin and Gladys Paige (15th Nov 1939-7th May 2009)

Michael (of Aiken)
Joseph + wife, Lillie (of Aiken)
Charles Jackson (of Aiken)
Charles (of Aiken)
Shirley Thomas Lyons (of Washington DC)
Sammy (1943 (?)-6th Jan 2008) + wife Janice
James (1959-30th Nov 2007) + wife, Mattie

Children of Sammy and Janice

Jaretha
Samantha
Victoria

Children of James and Mattie

Cherices (of Augusta, Georgia)
Latoya (married to Martin) (of Aiken)
LaQuacia (married to Penn) (of Aiken)

(ancestry.com       chankerson3046)

I  don’t know about the information below!!

William Drayton  * (1868, Edgefield, SC -  deceased in 1950)    +    
wife, Mary (maiden name = Henley)(1878, Aiken, SC -

Children

Lucy (1898 -
Marie
Bettie (1915 -
William Jr (1904 -
Marshall (1907 -
Lewis / Louis (1900 / 1902 -
John H (31st Oct 1892, SC, - Nov 1966, Jamaica Township, Queens)

Daughter of Louis + wife, Josephine (1910, Georgia -    
=  Ruth (1927, Queens, New York - 

Son of John H   +  wife, Mamie (6th Sep 1895, SC - Jun 1979, Jamaica, NY)  
= Frank P (5th Aug 1916, SC - 11th Apr 2002, Jamaica, NY)
1920 Census - John + Mamie, Hammond Township, renting, 
next to William + Mary in their own house.
1930 Census - John + Mamie, Jamaica Township, Queens, New York.
Certificate of proof of John’s birth made out in approx 1953.
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