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Located near Salem, Dent County

This was copied from 'Ozark Heritage Dent County Missouri Area Cemeteries & Families' Vol III 1994 by Ken Fiebelman of Salem, MO.

Reprinted with the permission of Ken Fiebelman on behalf of the Dent County Historical Society


BARNES, ARRIE B.    May  25, 1866 - Apr.  21, 1901.    Wife of W. H. Barnes.

BENNETT, JANIE     Mar. 10, 1860 - Mar. 14, 1885.    Wife of Wesley Bennett.

HUSBAND & WIFE:  Married Dec. 26, 1907.
CAPPS, GUY HUBERT     Dec. 20, 1881 - Mar. 19, 1922.    Son of William L. Barnes & Barbara Frank (buried at Anutt Cemetery). One daughter Alexandra.  Photo
CAPPS, ALICE
HANNAH FLETT    Mar. 24, 1882 - Mar. 4, 1916.    Daughter of Alexander A. Flett & Sarah J. Frost. She attended Salem High & Cape Girardeau Normal School, State U.; joined Presbyterian Church 1905; member Salem Eastern Star 186. Photo

HUSBAND & WIFE: 
COOLEY, RICHARD CHARLES HENRY
     Died in 1906 at St. Louis.   Moved to Dent County abt. 1897. Lived on a farm near Salem.
COOLEY, ELIZABETH BARBARA ADAMS    Died in 1905 at Salem.

COOLEY, WILLIAM DALE     Died Oct.  12, 1875.    Age 24 yrs (May  be buried at. Round Pond Cemetery)

DILL, DERINDA WALKER     Apr. 3, 1821 - May 22, 1859.    Daughter of John Hiley Walker & Elizabeth Stringer. Born at Nashville, Davidson County, TN. Wife of Alfred Dill. Mother of: Sarah 'Jane' (m. John R. Ray, both buried at. Cedar Grove Cemetery) and Martha E. (m. James      Dilworth). Derinda lived in Wayne County TN, then moved to Dent County MO

DILWORTH, AVERDEAN MCMURTREY    Jan. 23, 1880 - May 27, 1907.    First wife of Billy Green Dilworth.

HUSBAND & WIFE: 
DILWORTH, BILLY GREEN    
Nov. 5, 1872 - Sep.2, 1936.    Son of James Dilworth & Sarah J. Ray. Married 1) Averdean McMurtrey Apr. 8, 1903. He lived just west of Salem - - lived &died in the same home; worked for Butler - Vernon Merchantile Co. Established Ray - Dilworth Jewelry Store with Ben Ray in 1898, also farmed.
DILWORTH, REBECCA ADKINSON    1805 - 1865.    Wife of Billy Green Dilworth. Three children: Dorothy Dean (m. E. J. Malone) and 2 sons who died in infancy. He married 2) Della M. Moore, Oct. 17, 1910, had twin sons: Col. Billy G., Jr. and one died in infancy.

DILWORTH, DELLA MARLENE MOORE     Aug. 27, 1889 - Dec. 20, 1918.    Daughter of James Henry Moore &Emma Cole. Second wife of Billy Green Dilworth.

DILWORTH, INFANT     Born & died Jun. 28, 1905.    Son of Billy Green Dilworth & Averdean McMurtrey.

DILWORTH, INFANT     Born & died Jan. 30, 1907.     Son of Billy Green Dilworth & Averdean McMurtrey.

DILWORTH, INFANT     Born & died Jul.  5, 1911.        Son of Billy Green Dilworth & Della M. Moore.

DILWORTH, JAMES DOUTHARD     Jun.  30, 1827 - Nov. 29, 1895.    Son of Billy Green Dilworth (1790 -  1840, of Irish descent) & Rebecca Adkinson (1805 - 1865). Born at Anderson Dist. SC, the 5th of 9 children. J. D. m. 1) Martha E. Dill, Sep.1857, Dent County, 1 daughter Mary M. (m. James W. W. Reddick); m. 2) Mrs. Sarah J. Ray Walker, Aug. , 1867, Dent County, children 4 daughters & 1 son; Rebecca Elizabeth 'Lizzie' (Oct. 12, 1869 - Oct. 2, 1907, buried at Cabool Cemetery, Cabool, m. James W. Williams of Warrensburg Oct. , 1890, Dent County), Julia A.,. Emma Lake (m. James Cyrus Flett), Abbie (m. William H. Welch), & Billy G. Brother of Martha Jane (m. John B. Brown, 1856, Dent County), and Rebecca W. (m. Thomas M. Mitchell, 1856, Dent County). Moved to Dent County 1852 with mother & sisters, settled 5 miles north of Salem, bought farm 1 mile W. of Salem 1874; Confederate Army, Civil War.

DILWORTH, JULIA ANN     Jan. 9, 1871 - Oct. 9, 1895.    Daughter of James Dilworth & Sarah J. Ray.

DILWORTH, MARTHA ELIZABETH DILL    1837 - May 23, 1865.     Daughter of Alfred Dill & Derinda Walker. Born in Wayne Co TN.

DILWORTH, MAXINE     Oct. 15, 1904 - Oct. 13, 1983.    Wife of Col. Billy G. Dilworth, Jr. (he is buried at. Prattsville, AL). Mother of Ann Dilworth Rich & Billy G. Dilworth, III. He attended Central Presbyterian Church, Clayton; member Eastern Star & 50 yr member of Women in Communications. (Billy G. Dilworth, Jr. served 2 terms as Dent County Prosecutor & practiced law in Salem, later became Air Force pilot).

DILWORTH, SARAH JANE RAY WALKER     Jul. 15, 1836 - Aug. 1, 1907.    Daughter of James Hamilton Ray & Elizabeth Wallace. Married 1) Irvine Barton Walker, 1859, Dent County (died in Civil War).

FLETT, ABBIE     1902 - 1919.    Daughter of James C. Flett & Emma Lake Dilworth.

HUSBAND & WIFE:
FLETT, ALEXANDER ATKIN    
Aug.  1, 1838 - Mar. 10, 1905.    'Judge'    Emigrated to the United States from the Orkney Islands, Scotalnd. Married Sarah J. Frost Feb. 22, 1866.   
FLETT, SARAH JANE FROST
      Aug. 16, 1847 - Jan. 16, 1938.    Daughter of Cyrus & Hannah Frost; member of Salem Presbyterian Church. Children: May  (m. Irvin B. Walker), James C., Edward A., William A. (buried at. Stone Hill Cemetery), Harvey S. & Walter H. (both buried at. Cedar Grove Cemetery), Alice (m. Guy H. Capps), Grace, Robert Ray (buried at Lake Spring Cemetery), & 2 infants (buried at. Kitchen Cemetery).

FLETT, ALMA MARGARETTE CASE     Jul. 18, 1926 - Mar. 20, 1990.    Daughter of Ralph Case & Bertha Springer. Married Glen 'Steve' Flett, Mar. 26, 1951; Baptist

FLETT, CARL     1900 - 1901.    Son of James C. Flett & Emma Lake Dilworth.

FLETT, DEAN      1922 - Jul., 1923.    Daughter of James C. Flett & Alda 'Gussie' McRoberts.

HUSBAND & WIFE: Married Jan. 21, 1902.
FLETT, EDWARD ATKIN     Nov. Jun. 1877 - May 10, 1968.    Son of Alexander A. Flett & Sarah J. Frost. Lifelong farmer, Dry Valley, Dry Fork, Meramec Valley (last 49 yrs); converted early life, charter member Gill Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
FLETT, MARTHA JANE REDDICK      Oct. 15, 1883 - Nov. 8, 1968.    Daughter of James W. Reddick & Mary Dilworth. Charter member of Gill Cumberland Presbyterian Church. Children; Lowell, Harold, James A. (buried at. Cedar Grove Cemetery,), Paul R. (buried at. Stone Hill Cemetery), Maurice Atkin, Edna Mae (m. Herschel Millsap), Jane (m. Carl Vaughan), Glenn C., & Mary Jane.

FLETT, EDWARD HAROLD     Jun. 24, 1904 - Jul. 7, 1933.    Son of Edward Flett & Martha Reddick. Killed in a truck accident, Hwy 66 west of Ballwin. Married Leona Gaile Greenup, Dec. 23, 1927. Children: Gayle Edward, Lola Marie, & Ava Louise; converted 2, 1921.

HUSBAND & WIFE:  Married Oct. 21, 1896 at Dent County.
FLETT, EMMA LAKE DILWORTH
     Apr. 9, 1875 - Oct. 20, 1907.    Daughter of James D. Dilworth & Sarah Ray.
FLETT,
FLETT, JAMES CYRUS     Aug. 21, 1872 - Jun. 24, 1958.    Son of Alexander A. Flett & Sarah J. Frost. Four children: Ben A., m. Marguerite Holzapfel Dec. 11, 1907 at Delphos KS; Craig, Carl and Abbie. Married 2) Alda Gussie McRoberts. Attended Rolla School of Mines, taught school, Dent County; Dist. Supt. MO Hwy Dept. 20 yrs; member Salem Methodist & Salem Masonic Lodge. 

FLETT, HOWARD EDWARD 'EDDIE'      Mar. 9, 1955 - Oct. 2, 1977.    Son of Lowell Flett & Grace Foust. Married Andrea Roland, Apr. 22, 1977; graduate McClain High, Tulsa, OK; member Turley Baptist, Tulsa, OK

FLETT, INFANT    Born & died Mar. 24, 1913.    Child of Edward Flett & Martha Reddick.

FLETT, INFANT    Born & died 1972.    Son of Lowell Flett & Grace Foust. Died in Oklahoma.

FLETT, LOLA MARIE     Sep.18, 1930 - Oct. 29, 1930.    Infant daughter of Harold E. Flett & Leona G. Greenup.

FLETT, LOWELL GUY, JR.     Born & died Feb. 23, 1945 at St. James.    Infant Son of Lowell Flett & Grace Foust.

HUSBAND & WIFE:  Married 1945 in Philippines
FLETT, LOWELL GUY, SR.    
Jan. 12, 1920 - Aug. 27, 1980.    Son of Edward Flett & Martha Reddick. Lived Tulsa OK last 15 yrs.; member DAV, Carson - Wilson Post, Salem Odd Fellows, & Gill Cumberland Presbyterian Church; U.S. Army WWII
FLETT, GRACE FOUST     Mar. 15, 1887 - Apr. 4, 1922.     Daughter of Alexander A. Flett & Sarah J. Frost. Children; Lowell G. Jr., Eddie, Mary Margaret Dutton and Lola Jean Dutton.

FLETT, MARY JANE     Mar. 1918 - Mar. 23, 1918.     Daughter of Edward Flett & Martha Reddick.

FORE, DAPHNE FAY WELCH      Dec. 31, 1897 - May 26, 1978.     Daughter of Thomas Welch & Nora McCrea. Married Joseph Fore (son of James Fore & Mary Ellen Mace; buried at Anutt Cemetery). One son Elmer (buried at. National Cemetery Jefferson Barricks, St. Louis, m. Louise). Member Primitive Baptist Church.

HALLIBARK, SARAH     Died Jan., 1883 at age 76.   (Findagrave has died Jan., 1863). Wife of Samuel Hallibark & mother of William Hallibark.

HUSBAND & WIFE: 
HARDIN, WILLIAM FRANKLIN 'FRANK'    
Died Jun. 9, 1933, aged 82.   
HARDIN, S. E.      No dates.    Children: Henry F., W. Joseph (m. Alma Morrison, 1896, Salem, by John W. Callahan), Charles and Laura Lay.

HARDIN, HENRY FRANKLIN     Jul. 6, 1869 - May 14, 1940.    Son of W. Frank & S. E. Hardin. Farmer, Dent County 25 yrs., then to St. Louis; father of Willard (TX)

HASTEN, HELEN BEATRIS    No dates.    Infant daughter of James W. Hasten & Missouri Alice Plank.

HASTEN, JOSEPH     No dates.    Infant son of James W. Hasten & Missouri Alice Plank.

JARRELL, M. VALENTINE    1791 -  Feb. 16, 1867    Son of Joshua Jarrell, Sr., a veteran of the of Revolutionary War. 'Father of Joshua' (who m. Tennessee C. Ray, 1865, Dent County) Photo    Children Mary Jarrell Martin (1828 - 1878), Elijah Jarrell (1837 - 1929) and Joshua Jarrell (1843 - 1921). 

HUSBAND & WIFE:  Married Aug. 25, 1867
MCCREA, JOHN 'FINE'     Nov. 12, 1842 - Mar. 25, 1936.    Son of John McCrea & Margaret Fine. Born at Finesville, Hunterdon Co NJ. Married 2nd Martha Downing. He operated livery stable in Salem; Baptist.
MCCREA, MELISSA CATHERINE WALKER   
 Nov. 9, 1837 - Jan. 9, 1898.    Daughter of John Hiley Walker & Sarah Jane Ray. Melissa was a spy for the Confederate Army during Civil War. She and John had five children: Etta L. (m. John C. East, 1891, Dent County, buried at. Rolla Cemetery), George Robert, Nettie Elnora (m. Thomas S. Welch), Roxa & John Fine, Jr.

MCCREA, GEORGE ROBERT     Apr. 1, 1870 - Dec. 21, 1884.    Son of John 'Fine' McCrea & Melissa Walker.

MCCREA, ELCIE ROXA     Jan. 13, 1875 - Aug. 24, 1969.    Daughter of John 'Fine' McCrea & Melissa Walker; never married.

MCCREA, JOHN FINE, JR.     Oct. 2, 1881 - Aug. 16, 1923.    Son of John 'Fine' McCrea & Melissa Walker. Married Margaret___. U.S. Army in Panama worked on Panama Canal.

HUSBAND & WIFE: 
MILLER, FREDERICK
     Died Jan. 7, 1901.
MILLER, MARGERET
      Died Jul. 3, 1900.

HUSBAND & WIFE: 
MITCHELL, BENJAMIN
     Jul. 4, 1817 - Dec. 5, 1862.    Came to Dent County in 1856 from Henry County TN. 'Epitaph: Thy trial ended, thy rest is won.'
MITCHELL, NANCY
    May 13, 1825 - Dec. 18, 1861 'Epitaph: A tender mother & faithful friend.' Children: Mary Jane (m. Daniel Hoffman), William Irvin, & Elijah C. - all buried at. Mount Herman Cemetery; Richard Manley (m. Lucretia Holtsclaw, both buried at Mitchell Family Cemetery); Valentine 'Tine', Lucinda E. (m. 1) Henry F. Stout, m. 2) John J. Williams), Sarah 'Rena' Gibbons, Nancy M. (m. 1) Lawson Thompson, m. 2) Jasper Manning, she is buried at. Wofford Cemetery).

MITCHELL, VALENTINE 'TINE' T.     Born about 1855 or 1856.    Son of Benjamin & Nancy. Died as a small boy.

MIZER, ADAM    No dates.    Died at about the age of 61.

PINES, EARL A.     May 5, 1894 - Jun. 13, 1896.    Son of George W. Pines & Rhoda Caroline Ray; parents buried at. Cedar Grove Cemetery

PIRTLE, JACOB    No dates.

HUSBAND & WIFE:  Married 1835.
RAY, JAMES HAMILTON    
1812 - 1883.    Brother of Sarah Jane (m. John Hiley Walker, Sr.); of Irish descent. Came to Dent County about 1846 from  Henderson County TN by wagon train, originally from Orange County NC.
RAY, ELIZABETH WALLACE   
  Apr. 29, 1818 - Sep.23, 1867.    Children: John Reynolds (m. Sophia Jane Dill, both buried at. Cedar Grove Cemetery), George Carroll (moved to Little Rock, AR) Rhoda Caroline (m. George W. Pines, buried at. Cedar Grove Cemetery), Tennessee 'Tess' C. (m. T. Joshua Jarrell, 1865 Dent County), Nancy, Miles, Ida Alice Herod, Martha E., Amanda, R. Hamilton, Mary M. and Sarah Jane (m. Irvin Barton Walker).

RAY, MARTHA E.     Mar. 11, 1858 - Oct. 26, 1862.    Daughter of James H. Ray & Elizabeth Wallace.

RAY, AMANDA     1860 - 1868.    Daughter of James H. Ray & Elizabeth Wallace.

RAY, R. HAMILTON     No dates.    Son of James H. Ray & Elizabeth Wallace.

RAY, MARY MARGARET      No dates.    Daughter of James H. Ray & Elizabeth Wallace.

RAY, INFANT    Born & died Jan. 15, 1870.    Son of John R. Ray & Sarah Jane Dill.

RAY, DICKIE     Oct. 20, 1875 - Apr. Jun. 1876.    Son of John R. Ray & Sarah Jane Dill.

HUSBAND & WIFE:  Married Nov. 6, 1879 Dent County.
REDDICK, JAMES WILLIAM WASHINGTON
    Jan. 21, 1857 - Jul. 15, 1927.    Son of Ransom Reddick & Susan W. Inman (buried at. Round Pond Cemetery).
REDDICK, MARY MCCULLOUGH DILWORTH    
Aug. 1, 1861 - Dec. 6, 1924.    Daughter of James Dilworth & Martha E. Dill. Converted age 16, joined Baptist Church. Children: James R., Martha J. (m. Edward A. Flett), Lola S. (m. Fred White)

REDDICK, JAMES R.     Aug. 27, 1889 - Mar. 14, 1943.    Son of James W. W. Reddick & Mary M. Dilworth. Married Nora L. Moser. Children: Donald Wilford (buried at. Cedar Grove Cemetery) and Elizabeth Langdon Haverstick. Married 2nd Mary Scott on Dec. 21, 1922 at Columbia; one daughter, Lorrayne (m. Buck Tune). He was engaged in automobile business; built South Side Garage & was representative for Chevrolet automobile at Steelville; he was also a plumber.

HUSBAND & WIFE:  Married 1889 by Rev. C. W. Davis.
SHAW, JOHN E.
    Died Jun. 6, 1923.     Age 64 yrs. 5 mos. Married Alice M. Parker, 1889, (by Rev. C. W. Davis) Moved to Dent County at early age from OH, farmer. Survived sister in Atchison, KS & brother in AR.
SHAW, ALICE 'ALLIE' PARKER   
May 30, 1870 - Dec. 22, 1939.    Daughter of James & Mary Parker. Sister of Henry & John Parker of Oregon County and William of (Lockwood, MO). Moved to Dent County 1888. Children: Lee C. (m. Leona Davidson) & Nettie (m. Elnes Plank), both buried at. Cedar Grove Cemetery;

SHAW, CHILD    No dates.    Child of John E. & Allie B.

SMITH, JOHN     Only date, Nov. 19, 1861.    'Epitath: Christ loved him & took him home.'

THARP, INFANT    Born & died Feb., 1896.    Daughter of Edwin Tharp & Minnie Walker (parents buried at. Mount Herman Cemetery, their first child.)

HUSBAND & WIFE:  Married Oct. 11, 1883 Scotia Iron Works, Dent County by Benjamin F. Walker.
VAUGHAN, JAMES MADISON    
Jan. 29, 1853 - Feb. 22, 1940.    Son of John Calvin Vaughan & Anna Conley. Children: Robert J., Bert, Mattie (m. 1)___ Beeler, m. 2) C. A. Wallof), George, Anna (m. T. C. Douglass) and Claud C. (d. age 66 Albany, NY). Brother of John, George, Louise and Rhoda. He joined St. James Christian Church at age 15, later joined Salem Christian. Came to MO with parents age 5 by ox team & covered wagon, settled farm 6 miles from Licking & after father was killed, moved to St. James; employee Scotia Iron Works.
VAUGHAN, LAURA JANE PIERCE   
 Feb. 14, 1864 - Nov. 7, 1836.    Joined Salem First Christian, 1907.

VAUGHAN, ROBERT JOHN     Feb. 22, 1897 - Nov. 24, 1912.    Son of James M. Vaughan & Laura J. Pierce.

VAUGHAN, BERT     No dates.    Age 16.    Son of James M. Vaughan & Laura J. Pierce.

WALKER, SGT. JOHN HILEY     Mar. 15, 1791 - Mar. 23, 1859.    Son of Samuel R. (Revolutionary War Soldier) & Mary Walker. Born in Chester County SC. Married 1) Elizabeth Stringer (daughter of Rueben & Elizabeth Stringer, b.1790, Davidson County TN  - Sep.6, 1824, Nashville, TN), married Mar. 19, 1912; Nine children: Samuel F., Felix W., Lytle W., Amelia, Arminda, Amanda, John L. - all died young, Derinda (m. Alfred Dill of Henderson County, TN), Elizabeth (1823 - 1903, Maconkin, IL, m. ___ Ross) & John, died in infancy. Married 2nd Sarah Jane Ray on Jul. 28, 1825 (b. abt 1811 Orange County, NC, the daughter of Robert & Margaret Ray); they had 12 children: Irvin B., Margaret (Aug. 17, 1829 - Dec. 20, 1835), Mary (Sep.21, 1831 - 1855), James G. (Dec. 29, 1833 - Jan. 23, 1841), Elias Dixon (died in infancy on Dec. 1, 1835  in TN), Melissa C. (m. John 'Fine' McCrea), William Robert (Captain in Civil War, b. Dec. 3, 1839, died in 1863), Jessie R. (Dec. 11, 1844 - Mar. 23, 1853), Robert B., George A. (Jan. 21, 1849 MO - 1878), & Joseph S. (May 31, 1853 - Sep.7, 1862). John Hiley was a veteran of the War of 1812, Grother's County 2nd Tenn, Mil. He came to Dent County abt 1846 along with James H. Ray family.

HUSBAND & WIFE:  Married Dec. 23, 1866 Dent County.
WALKER, ROBERT BARNEY
     Mar. 28, 1846 - Jun., 1876.    Son of John H. Walker & Sarah Jane Ray. Children: Samuel Curby (Dec. 11, 1873 - Dec. 24, 1939, Edwardsville, IL), Ida (Sep.9, 1869 - 1944), Mary (Mar. 17, 1872 - Nov. 6, 1956), Robert Barney Monroe (Oct. 6, 1870 - Jun. 26, 1946, buried at. St. Louis), Effie Minta, Mary Magdelene (m. Edwin Tharp May 11, 1876 - Aug. 8, 1938 - buried at. Mount Herman Cemetery) and Charley.    Veteran of the Civil War, County E 122 IL Inf.
WALKER, MINTERIAH MARIAH HASTEN   
 No dates.    Daughter of James Hasten & Rebecca ____ (buried at. Methodist Churchyard, Salem.

WALKER, CHARLEY     No dates.    Son of Robert B. Walker & Minteriah Hasten. Died young from tuberculosis.

WALKER, IRVIN BARTON 'BART'     Mar. 25, 1827 - Jan. 12, 1865.    Son of John Hiley & Sarah Jane Ray. Born in Nashville, Davidson Co TN; died at Jefferson Barracks in St Louis during Civil War. (After his sister Melissa learned of his death and burial in Jefferson Barracks, she took a buckboard from Salem to Rolla and then traveled by train to St. Louis and had her brother disinterred and brought him home to rest in the family cemetery all by herself. Bart married Sarah Jane Ray (his 1st cousin) on Feb. 24, 1859, Dent County. Children: J. Hiley and Irvin B. Sarah Jane Walker Ray later married James Dilworth. Bart was a veteran of the Civil War Co __ 48 MO Inf.

HUSBAND & WIFE:  Married Mar. 31, 1887, Dent County.
WALKER, JOHN HILEY
    Jun. Jun. 1860 - Oct. 26, 1937.    Son of Irvin B. Walker & Sarah Ray Walker Dilworth. John 'Hiley' was a blind man who made brooms in Salem starting in 1887. He was the oldest member of Salem First Baptist Church at time of death, over 65 yrs.
WALKER, IRENE J, 'JENNIE' BARKER
     Feb. 7, 1859 - Jul. 22, 1952.    Daughter of S. A. & S. E. Barker. Born in Odessa, Missouri; died at the St. James Soldier's Home. She joined Christian Church, and then Salem First Baptist in Aug., 1914. Children: a daughter who died in infancy, Irvin, (Jul. 30, 1888 - Mar. 2, 1889), John Lee, Roy M. (Jun. 20, 1890 - Feb. 25, 1968 El Paso, TX) Wilber Ray (Mar. 24, 1892), Clarence Morris (Mar. 5, 1899 - Jul. 6, 1918 Alsaace, France, WWI, buried Jul. 19, 1921), Charles O. (Sep.5, 1901 - Jun. 23, 1971), Thelma and May  M. ( Jan. 8, 1897  - Apr. 7, 1947, m. 1) J. Clyde McGee, m. 2) ___ Ryan, lived Gillette, WY).

WALKER, IRVIN B.     Jul. 30, 1888 - Mar. 2, 1889.    Son of John 'Hiley' Walker & Irene 'Jennie' Barker.

WALKER, THELMA     Sep.20, 1908 - Dec. 20, 1908.    Daughter of John 'Hiley' Walker & Irene 'Jennie' Barker.

WALKER, PVT. CLARENCE MORRIS     Mar. 5, 1899 - Jul. 6, 1918.    Son of John 'Hiley' Walker & Irene 'Jennie' Barker. Killed in Alsace France, WWI. Co. H 139 Inf. 35 Div. USAAEF. His body brought home Jul. 19, 1921. Walker - Roney American Legion Post was named for Clarence M. Walker & Morris Roney.

WALKER, JOHN LEE     Jun. 10, 1894 - Sep.9, 1923.    Son of John 'Hiley' Walker & Irene 'Jennie' Barker. Died at El Paso, TX in a railroad accident, El Paso & Southwestern RR, Married Hattie Hinch (d. Dec. 30, 1967 St. Louis, the daughter of George Hinch & Maude White). He lived in Lebanon, was an employee of the telephone office. Moved to El Paso in Jun., 1922.

WALKER, WILBER RAY     Mar. 24, 1892 - Oct. 13, 1934.    Son of John 'Hiley' Walker & Irene 'Jennie' Barker. Married Wilma Smith; she later married Holbert  Warfel and then Ernest Warfel. she is buried at. Cedar Grove Cemetery. Wilber & Wilma had 5 children: Jack, Pfc Herbert L. (d. U. S. Air Force, France, buried at Cedar Grove Cemetery), Genevieve Dischbein Gabel, Helen Moore, Evelyn Glenn and Shirley Litty. 'Pvt. 116 Sup. Tn 41 Div. WWI. He was a member of the Salem American Legion Walker - Roney Post;  constable of Spring Creek, Twp, and Dent County Deputy Sheriff at time of death.

WALKER, JACK     Nov. 30, 1922 - Jan. 7, 1929.    Son of Wilber R. Walker & Wilma Smith. Died of pneumonia.

WALKER, CHARLES O.     Sep.5, 1901 - Jun. 23, 1971.    Son of John 'Hiley' Walker & Irene 'Jennie' Barker. Two daughters: Jo Ann Carr & Charlene Stewert. US Navy, WWII. He was a member of Salem Masons. Lived in TX & OK, returning to Salem abt. 1956.

HUSBAND & WIFE:  Married 1891 Dent County.
WALKER, IRVIN BARTON     Mar. 9, 1865 - Mar. 11, 1944.    Son of Irvin Barton & Sarah Jane Ray. He was a school teacher at Salem schools, and a Mason. Married 2nd Jessie Leach in El Paso, TX abt. 1898; both were Christian Scientists (she was first reader and he 2nd reader in church). He was cremated.
WALKER, MIAMIA
'MAY' FLETT    Dec. 30, 1867 - Jul. 29, 1895.    Daughter of Alexander A. Flett & Sarah J. Frost. Member Salem Presbyterian. One daughter; Lois McCowan (b. 1893, to Oakland, CA); 

HUSBAND & WIFE:  Married Mar. 15, 1891, Salem.
WELCH, THOMAS SMITH
     Nov. 15, 1869 -  Apr. 22, 1937.    Son of John Calvin Welch & Martha Elendar Wofford (buried at. Akers Cemetery).
WELCH, NETTIE ELNORA 'NORA' MCCREA    
Sep.12, 1872 - May 18, 1942.    Daughter of J. Fine McCrea & Melissa Walker.  Children: Emily Zoe (Apr. 27, 1892  - Aug. 29, 1893), E. Frank (Aug. 10, 1894 - Mar. 6, 1917, diptheria), Carl Edwin (Jul. 10, 1896 - May 28, 1945), Daphne Fay Fore, John Fine McCrea Welch (b. Mar. 21, 1900 - Jan., 1917, diptheria), Margueritta (Sep.2, 1902 - 1961, Maryland Heights, MO, m. William George Bright), George William 'Bill' (Sep.29, 1904 - Oct. 20, 1985, m. Lillian Virginia 'Tot' Fair, Jan. 1, 1929, both buried at. Sunset Cemetery, Manhattan, KS, U.S. Army 13th Calvary Machine Gun Troop), Clide (Jul. 6, 1906 - Jul. 7, 1906, buried at. Akers Cemetery) Paul (Jul., 1913 - Sep. 9, 1913, St. Louis) and Virginia Mable (Mar. 20, 1917 - Jan. 22, 1993, Salina, KS. m. Ferdinand A. Creely Dec. 24, 1936 St. Louis). 

WELCH, PAUL     Jul., 1913 - Sep. 8, 1913.    Infant son of Thomas S. Welch & Nora McCrea.   

HUSBAND & WIFE:  Married Dec. 1906
WELCH, WILLIAM 'BILL' HERBERT     Jan. 19, 1877 - Sep.29, 1938.    Son of Thomas J. Welch & Mary Davis (buried at. Round Pond Cemetery). He attended OK A. & M. College, Stillwater, OK, taught rural schools, Dent County; active in Democrat Politics, served as Dent County Circuit Clerk many years; cashier, Dent County Savings Bank 1908, later asst. cashier, Salem First National; member Salem Masons & Eastern Star; Scottish Rite & Shriners.
WELCH, ABBIE DILWORTH    
May 7, 1877 - Mar. 2, 1911.    Daughter of James Dilworth & Sarah J. Ray. She was elected Dent County school commissioner. Children: a daughter who died in infancy and Will H. 'Billy'. Married Allie Burton Jun. 23, 1912, Norborne, MO.

WELCH, ALLIE BURTON    Jan. 19, 1876 - Nov. 26, 1955.    Daughter of Speed Burton & Celestia Cox. Second wife of William H. Welch, married Jun. 23, 1912, Norborne, MO. She served as Salem City Collector 7 yrs.; member Salem First Christian & Salem Eastern Star.

WELCH, INFANT    Born & died Aug. 3, 1907.    Daughter of William H. Welch & Abbie Dilworth, Aug. 3, 1907

WELCH, BILLY DILWORTH     Mar. 16, 1910 - Nov. 17, 1965.    Son of William H. Welch & Abbie Dilworth. Married 1) Lois Redwine; (divorced); m. 2) Fern Campbell (daughter of Chalmer Campbell of Rhyse community), Nov. 21, 1945, 2 sons: Terry & Bonnard; worked Chrysler Corp., Detroit, MI & St. Louis for many years, back to Salem 1965; member Friendship Masonic Lodge, Detroit, MI, Scottish Rite & Shrine; retired member UAW Local No. 136, St. Louis

WELCH, BURTON     No dates.    Son of William H. Welch & & Allie Burton.

HUSBAND & WIFE:  Married Oct. 28, 1869.
WHITE, RACHEL ANN  NACE      Aug. 11, 1888 - Jan. 30, 1918.    Daughter of Jim Nace & M. Harland. Born in Indiana.
WHITE, SAMUEL    Jan. 19, 1836 - Mar. 17, 1918.    Son of William J. White and Mary Landreth. Born in Chester Co PA.

HUSBAND & WIFE:  Married 1910.
WHITE, WILLIAM FREDERICK 'FRED'      Apr. 5, 1887 - Sep. 26, 1962.    Son of Samuel White & Rachel Nace. Born in Phoenixville, PA.  Brother of J. M. 'Buck' (1890 - Oct. 28, 1931, Lebanon, m. Lissie Keller of Lebanon), Wayne S., Kate (m. 1) ___ Sprague, m. 2) ___ Coon) and Maude Hinch. Worked for the railroad, Express Messenger service since age 17, 1st job was on Salem Branch of Frisco RR. The White family moved to MO from PA 1881.
WHITE, SUSAN LOLA REDDICK   
Oct. 15, 1887 - Jul. 21, 1922.    Daughter of James W. W. Reddick & Mary Dilworth. One daughter, Maud Marie (m. Edward Gerstacher).

WOODWARD, LEVI     No dates.    Married 1st in Indiana. Father of Lucinda Chastain. Married 2) Lydia A. Miser 1888, Dent County. Married 3) Julia Deforest, 1890, Dent County (by J. A. Cannon, J. P.). Came to Dent County from Sullivan, Indiana.


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