JOB WARRICK, THE FATHER OF MARY JANE WARRICK HUDSON
Following is an abbreviated biography of Job Warrick, the father of Mary Jane Warrick Hudson. Job was a very prominent and successful farmer of the Crossroads (later Grantham Township) community in Wayne County, N.C. Coleman Jarred & Mary Jane Warrick Hudson set up housekeeping not long after Jarred had returned from four years of Confederate service in the American Civil War. They started their life and raised their family on land that was deeded from Job Warrick to them in 1870 before they moved to Turkey, Sampson County, N.C.
FAMILY OF JOB WARRICK
Job Warrick, the son of Benjamin & Sallie Warrick was born in Virginia, on Nov. 18, 1798. The family settled in Northhampton County, N.C. According to Edition No 1, 1982, written by Woodley Warrick, Job Warrick settled in Wayne County prior to 1840 near what is now the community of Grantham. His oldest two children were born in Duplin County. His son William was b.1832 in Sampson County, and his daughter Nancy was born in Wayne County in 1834. The 1840 Census shows Job living in Buck Swamp District, Wayne County.
Abt.1820, he married Nancy Brown, and to this union, they had seven children:
1)Elizabeth "Betsey" Warrick Holloman (1853-1899
2) Benjamin Warrick (1823-1857)
3)Josiah "Joe" Warrick (1826-1864)
4) Lewis "Pap" Warrick (1828-1905)
5) William Henry Warrick (1833-1865)
6) Sallie Warrick (1834- Abt. 1899)
7) Nancy A. Warrick (1836- Abt. 1880)
Abt. 1836, he married second to Sally Brown.
Job and Sally's children were:
8)Job Warrick, Jr (1837-1910)
9) John Thomas Warrick (1838-1898)
10) Hezekiah C "Kiah" Warrick (1839-1900)
11) Wiley Warrick (1841-1911)
12) Ezekiel "Zeke" Warrick (1842-1923)
13) James W. "Jim" (1844-1911)
14) Mary Jane Warrick Hudson (1846-1928)
15) Alsey (Elsey) Warrick Collier (1848-1921)
16) Council C. Warrick (1851-1920)
17) Sarah " Sallie" Warrick (1853-1899)
1874, he married Clarsey Brown. She came to the marriage with three children of her own.
1) James Robert Brown (1862-1926)
2) Alonzo Washington Brown (1865-1930)
3) Josiah Sirus Brown (1868-1942)
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1874, 11-28 - Job [Sr.] and Clarissa (Clarsey) Brown Warrick - Marriage Announcement.
A record of Job Warrick and Clarissa Brown's marriage certificate is at the Register of Deeds. Clarissa, pronounced (Clair'esey), grew up in Grantham Township and is on several U.S. Census Record pages as the Warrick's. She was the daughter of Josiah Lee & Harriet Warrick Brown [marriage source: found in Cathy Warrick Blow's research, a Court of Pleas & Quarter Sessions- May Court 1842; marriage contrast between Harriet Warrick and Josiah Brown proved the court]
Eleven year old Clarisey appears on the 1850 US Census with her family, living on the South Side of the Neuse. By 1860, age 20. she is living with her mother and sister Amy Ann, near Job Warrick. Between 1860 and 1870 US Census, age 29, she is living alone with three small boys, ages 8,5, and 3.
1879, 12-13 - Job Warrick [Sr.] - Death Notice.
The top picture is a copy of the marker that was placed in the family cemetery in Grantham, Wayne county, N.C. The original marker was made of wood. This cemetery is on Findagrave "Brown Family Cemetery, also known as Job Warrick Family Cemetery in Grantham, Wayne County, N.C. has seven graves. The majority of the people buried in this cemetery are related to his third wife.
His marker at Falling Creek Baptist Church is set up as an epitaph on findagrave as well.
The bottom picture is a copy of Job Warrick, Sr. and his third wife, Clarsey Brown. He was was 76 years old when he married 33-year-old Clarsey. At the time of their marriage. Attached to this picture is a copy of the newspaper notification about his death.
Job Warrick , Sr.
This is a copy of a composite sketch made of Job Warrick in his youth that was shared by Joby StevenWarrick, who is a 3 X Great-Grandson of Job Warrick, Sr.It is uncertain the history of this picture, but was also in Woodley Warrick Family Collection.
Job Warrick [Sr.] Family Cemetery - Photo by Woodley Charles Warrick.
This is the marker that was placed in the family cemetery in Grantham, Wayne County, N.C.
Job Warrick [Sr.] Family Cemetery - Before Headstone Installed.
Standing Left: Woodley Warrick, Sr., Wadie Brown Chestnut. They are standing next to Job Warrick grave at the homeplace.
Woodley Warrick, Sr., through Council Warrick's lineage, was a great-grandson of Job Warrick and his second wife, Sallie Brown. According to a tribute written by his wife, Mary, they became genealogy buffs in the 1950s. They had hoped to live to publish their findings but time was not adequate. They did enjoy writing 2 family newsletters each year, consisting of about 25 pages which were distributed at the Warrick Reunion. They spent a lot of time trying to locate all of Job Warrick's descendants and because of their work we have been able to continue his legacy.
Woodley Charles Warrick, Sr
Raleigh- age 74, died Sunday at his home. He was born Sept. 26, 1918 in Johnston County, the son of the William Charles and Jessie Williams Warrick. He was a member of Epsilon Sigma Phi, American Society of Agriculture Engineers, NARFE and a Mason. He was associate professor Emeritus, Agriculture Engineering Specialist, houseing specialist, N.C. Extension Service, N.C. State University, Governor Dan K. Moore appointed him a member of the Governor's Advisory Committee on low income housing and later recognized him for his contribution to total development of North Carolina. He was a graduate of NCSU, served in WWII, was German Prisoner of War and was also a deacon at Forest Hills Baptist Church.
source: The News & Observer, Raleigh, N.C., Monday Nov. 16,1992
Job Warrick [Sr] Genealogical Group - Goldsboro, NC - 10-30-2021.
In 2001, a Job Warrick Family Genealogy Team was formed and continues to meet once a month in Wayne County. Each person in the group represents a branch of Job Warrick's children's lineage. .
Left Side Front:
Cathy Elaine Warrick Blow, related twice, once through his first wife and another through his second wife.
Left Side Middle: Lisa Granberry Corbett, related to Job Warrick,Sr. and his first wife, Nancy, through his son Benjamin Warrick.
Left Side Back: Myra Brooks; friend of the family
James Charles (Jimmy) Brown, related to the Warrick family through the marriage Job Warrick, Sr. and his third wife, Clarissa Brown.
Right side second to the front:
Adrienne Leigh Smith Stanley, related to Job Warrick and first wife, Nancy Brown, through their oldest child, Betsy Warrick Holloman.
Right side third from the front:
Gary Alan Hudson, Great-Great Grandson of Job Warrick and his second wife, Sallie Brown.
Right side fourth from the front:
Sherwood Allen Williford, 2 x Great-Grandson of Job Warrick and first wife, Nancy Brown.