Dunklin County Missouri Querie`s and Surnames

Dunklin County Missouri
Querie`s
and
Surnames

June 1997 thru September 1997






DATE:27 September 1997
NAME:Jasper Green Pennington

SURNAMES:LEE; PENNINGTON
Mary Ann Lee Pennington(1838-1926) & two brothers Mallie Lee & Ellie Lee(1854-1924). Want birth date and place info on any of the above. All lived in Campbell or nearby.


DATE: 27 September 1997
NAME:Darrel Worley

SURNAMES:WILKERSON; FLEENER; HENNING; BIBLE
Would like to correspond wih anyone researching or having knowledge of Wilkerson, Fleener, Henning or Bible families of the Kennett, MO area. They probably settled there in the late 1800's or very early 1900's, moving there from the Louisville, Clay Co., IL area. They probably were children and grandchildren of Charles Wilkerson & Margaret Bryan of Clay Co.


DATE: 27 September 1997
NAME:Linda Henry


SURNAMES:WILLARD; SAYLORS
Searching for Thomas Ellarson Willard, b Dec 1868, d 2 Sept 1946. Thomas may also have been known as T.E.Willard. His wife was Winnie Missouri Saylors, b 1871, d 1930. they had 4 children. Thomas was a Baptist preacher. the family resided mainly in Kennett, MO. My grandfather was John Ott Willard, born 1901 in Kennett. I need info concerning Thomas and Winnie - they are John's parents.


DATE: 23 September 1997
NAME:Shari

SURNAMES:FROMAN; PRIDE
Searching for info about David W. Froman and his wife, Ora Frances Pride. Ora was an orphan and I am uncertain if Pride is her natural or foster surname. Ora was born in MO in 1889 and I believe my grandparents have relatives in Campbell, MO. David was born in IN in 1889. I believe they married in MO abt 1914. Any info appreciated.


DATE: 23 September 1997
NAME:Willis Paul Funk, Jr.

SURNAMES:JOHNS; FUNK
Seeking info on Louis Paul Johns and his wife Ollie. They lived in Clarkton, MO and owned grocery stores in Clarkton and Parma, MO. They were parents of 4 daughters: Cora, Maggie, Minnie and Hettie Elizabeth. Hettie Elizabeth Johns married Edward Mason Funk and is my grandmother. Louis Paul Johns and Ollie would be my great-grandparents. I would like any info I can get about these two: when and where married; Ollie's maiden name; where born and from when and when did they come to MO. All replies answered.


DATE: 19 September 1997
NAME:Darrel Worley

SURNAMES:UPCHURCH
Looking for anyone in the Malden, Mo area who is researching the Upchurch family. I have a photograph which was supposed to have been taken about 1898(pretty good condition)of a young man who is supposed to have been King Upchurch. If it fits their family, they can have it.


DATE: 19 September 1997
NAME:Randy Wright


SURNAMES:WRIGHT; WALTRIP
Looking for info on Wright, Waltrip families in Dunklin Co, especially Clarkton area, specifically Obarr Wright and Fann Waltrip who moved from Paducah,KY abt 1890-1900. Probably married in Dunklin Co. Need to know parents' names.


DATE: 19 September 1997
NAME:Joeline Webber

SURNAMES:TAYLOR
Seeking all descendants of Jacob Taylor (1784-1842) who settled near Hornersville in 1830. His children were Philip Fulbright, Benjamin, Elizabeth, John, William, Jacob Hamilton and Nancy. Descendants of Philip F. are known to have lived in the area as late as 1917.


DATE:19 September 1997
NAME:Nancy Baum

SURNAMES:McCLURE; BURTON; WILKINS
Looking for info on Josepf J.F. Burton married to Elizabeth Wilkins. They had 5 children: Martha, John, Julia, Thomas and Katherine. Katherine, born 1880, married George W. McClure in Paragould, AR. George was listed as a boarder in Nellie Webb house and was listed as city marshall. This had to be around 1900 when my grandparents were married(Katherine & George) and they lived in Dunklin County around this time. Would appreciate any information. Thank you.


DATE:19 September 1997
NAME:Kathy Harmon


SURNAMES:HARMON; RAY
Searching for info on the surname Harmon & Ray. Family knowledge is very limited. The only info we have is obtained from Dunklin Co Census in 1900, 1910 and 1920. The 1900 census shows Clarence Harmon, b Sept 1891 living with the Peter D. Shafer family, working as a laborer. The 1910 shows him with the same family working as a servant. The 1920 shows him married to Sarah Ray with two children: Ruby and L.W.(Louise). It is believed that he owned a barber shop in Gibson, MO and that the Ray family owned a large farm in that area. Clarence died in the early 1930's. Sarah then married a man by the name of Birchett. Any info greatly appreciated.


DATE:13 September 1997
NAME:Myrna Hamid


SURNAMES:STANDRIDGE; TUCKER; CHAMBERS
I am seeking information on Martha A. Standridge born in MO in March 1885. Her parents were Jefferson Standridge and Mary Tucker Standridge. She was one of 11 children. She married Walker H. Chambers. They lived in Dunklin County. I can find no record for this couple or for a sister, Dora Standridge. It is possible that they are buried in the Tucker Cemetery in or near Campbell in Dunklin County. I am seeking any information about these people.


DATE: 13 September 1997
NAME:James Allen


SURNAMES:HICKS; ALLEN; HARKEY; LADEN
Interested in obtaining any info on my relatives: Grandmother: Caroline"Callie" Elizabeth Hicks, b 23 Dec 1880, Senath, MO, m James Jackson Allen, b 6 Feb 1878 Heber Springs, AR. My great-grandparents were William Henry Harrison Hicks, b 5 Dec 1848, (AR?); m. Susan Harkey, b 1861 Kennett, MO. Susan Harkey's parents were Francis Marion "nug" Harkey, b 1842, GA, and Susan Caroline Laden, b Kennett, MO. GG-grandparents: William H.H. Hicks father was James (Young?)Hicks, b Milan, TN (William H.H. Hicks 1st marriage children born Senath, MO: Caroline, Elizabeth, Mary Annie, William Francis, Agnes Jane, James Wilburn, Lourinnie Bell). (William H.H. Hicks 2nd marriage children: Etta, Ella, Harrison, Cora, Esther, James, Juanita).


DATE:13 September 1997
NAME:Mike Warren


SURNAMES:NIXON; AUTHOR(ARTHOR); MOORE; UNDERWOOD; LEMONDS;DURHAM; WARREN; NEWTON
Looking for info on the following families that I have located in Dunklin County: David Murphy Nixon m Alice Author(ARTHOR) and had the following children: Lillie Pearl, b 7/1887 in IL, Ernest V. b 1/15/1892 in Dunklin Co m Bertha Etta Moore, Chester b 2/1894, Ruth Alice b11/26/1897 in Dunklin Co m Bernie Bethel Underwood, Emily b 2/18/1901 m Bill Hodge and Maly Louise b 10/18/1903 in Dunklin Co m (1)Clyde Lemonds (2) Hubert Jackson Underwood. Lillie Pearl m Sam Durham and had at least 3 children: Odis Ilene, b 7/26/1921 in Dunklin Co, m Cecil Newton Warren 11/04/1935, Ruby; and June who m a Newton Any help would be appreciated.


DATE: 28 August 1997
NAME:George Corder


SURNAMES:MATHEWS; CORDER;McCOWEN;POWELL;HUNT; KIRK; SNIDER
Looking for info on Blanche and Parlee Mathews in Dunklin Co., probably in the Campbell area in 1915. I have just received a picture of them with the following people:Florence McCowen Corder and her sister Cora McCowen; Mary Jane "Molly" Duckett Powell and her daughter Fannie Powell Hunt; Effie Duckett Kirk; Rosemary Snider, mother-in-law of Dora Duckett Snider and her daughter Ruby. All of these people are related to the Ducketts except the Mathews women. Are they related to the Corder family? Will share this picture with anyone helping solve the relationship of kin to these people.


DATE: 28 August 1997
NAME:Sherry Fleischer


SURNAMES: VAIL; CLAYTON
Vail, Clayton - John Adolph Vail, b 1895 m Fannie Lee Clayton 1914, d 1972. Children: Emma Nell Vail, Roy Scott Vail, Alice Alberta Vail, Robert Adolph Vail, Dorothy Margaret Vail. I believe that all of these children were born in Kennett. Would like to hear from anyone researching this family


DATE: 28 August 1997
NAME:Donna Gist Moore

SURNAMES: GIST; TUNER; WEISLACHER; STANLEY; SMYTH; GOOCH; LAMB; BISHOP; MARCUM; LAMBERT; HARPER; HOLCOMB; RUTHERFORD; YANCEY; HIGLIN; LACEWELL; WHITEHEAD
I am interested in all Gist families in Dunklin Co.,MO, mainly in the Buffalo Township/Cardwell area. Surnames associated with these families include: Turner; Weislacher; Stanley; Smyth; Gooch; Lamb; Bishop; Marcum; Lambert; Harper; Holcomb; Rutherford; Yancey; Higlin; Lacewell; Whitehead


DATE: 13 August 1997
NAME:Deborah Chappell


SURNAMES:BANDY; WOOD
Looking for info on Herbert Lee Bandy, born 19 Apr 1914 in Hornersville, Dunklin Co., MO. to Edgar Ancel Bandy and Mary Wood. Also in need of info on Herbert's siblings, parents, etc.


DATE: 13 August 1997
NAME:Mary Pack

SURNAMES:HARDESTY; BELT
Looking for any info on Hardesty, Belt . They were from Campbell, MO, I believe.


DATE: 7 August 1997
NAME:Leon A. Lacy


SURNAMES:LACY; KILBREATH
Searching for info concerning my family that grew up in and around Kennett, MO. My grandfatherm Joe Lacy, was a farmer in Kennett. Firstw ife was Nellie, second was Dora, maiden names unknown. Joe Lacy died in the late 1960's. His daughters were Pansy, Vivian and son Doyle W. Lacy (my father). Vivian married into the Kilbreath family and had numerous children. Some may still be living in the Kennett area. I am looking for birth certificates, marriage certificates, whereabouts of the family, death certificates or even dates & locations of the previous. Any and all info about the Lacy family would be appreciated. It is believed that some relatives of Joe Lacy with the Lacy name might still be living in Kennett, possibly Frank Lacy, John Lacy.


DATE:2 August 1997
NAME:Kathi Speer

SURNAMES:McCLURE
Looking for information on any McClure's in Kennett, Mayfield and Hickman, MO. You can e-mail me or by snail mail: P.O.Box 751, North Little Rock, AR 72115-0751. Thank you.


DATE:31 July 1997
NAME:S.Welch

SURNAMES:HOLT; GILLILAND
Looking for info on Newton Holt, b ca 1846, Gibson Co., TN, son, I believe, of Herod Holt and Sarah Gilliland. Also desire info on previous generations of Holts. Newton had siblings Emerson, Joseph Brooks, and Malinda, among others. My info is that he was a lawyer(the 1870 Gibson Co census shows him to be a farmer)and is buried in Campbell, MO. I do not know when he moved from TN to MO, but he disappears from the Gibson CO census between 1870 and 1880. I do not have a date of death for him.


DATE: 24 July 1997
NAME:Barbara Tanzyus

SURNAMES:HOLDER; BAILEY
Looking for Holder and Bailey in the Kennett,MO area and possibly Graysridge, MO for the Holder family. They would be in the area after 1884 and some left the area during WWII to work in the plants in Flint, MI


DATE: 24 July 1997
NAME:Cheryl Cummings


SURNAMES:HECTOR
Looking for any info on any Hector that is from Dunklin Co., MO. Thank you.


DATE:18 July 1997
NAME:Jane White

SURNAMES:WHITE; PAGE; SIMPSON; WALTRIP; HOGUE; STOKES; POWERS
I am looking for information on Elgin Charles White, born 19 June 1819 in TN. He died in Clarkton 1 Sept 1893 and is buried in Oak Grove. His first wife was Mary C.Page, b 11 Oct 1819, also in TN. She died 4 Nov 1879 in Clarkton. His second wife was Rebecca Simpson. Elgin had 5 children, possibly all born in Obion Co., TN: Lucy K, b 1839, m. James Monroe Waltrip. They were married 5 Aug 1860, she died in 1865. Emmaline Rebecca was b April, 1841, m John Alexander Hogue in 1863 and she d 30 July 1875 in Clarkton. Martha J was born in 184? and married Robert W.Stokes 5 March 1862. She died 14 Dec 1881. William was born in 1846. Sara, born 1848. Census records indicate this family in Dunklin Co in 1860. We are trying to confirm that this William White is the same person who m Lucinda Burnet Powers (also a resident of Dunklin County while married to John Powers. Lucinda and William were married in newton Co., AR 2 Oct 1873. She was a widow with 2 sons at the time of her marriage to William. Any info is appreciated.


< DATE:10 July 1997
NAME:Brian K.Smith

SURNAMES:LEONBERGER
Would appreciate correspondence with anyone having information on the Leonberger family in Dunklin Co., MO


DATE:3 July 1997
NAME:Dorothy Mullinnix

SURNAMES:BRANCH; MOORE; WHITENER
I am researching the surnames Branch, Moore & Whitener from Dunklin Co.,MO. Anyone with any info please let me know. I am just getting started with these families.


DATE:3 July 1997
NAME:Jerry Hollingsworth

SURNAMES: HALL; HUFFMAN
Looking for any info on Joseph W. Hall b 26 Oct 1868 in IL, d 6 Oct 1907 in Kennett, Dunklin Co., MO. Married Alice Huffman on 20 July 1889. Joseph's and Alice's children are: Harrie, James Oran, Elmer, Daisy Dovie Jane, Bertha, Limas and Summers Hall. According to the 1900 census he was born in IL. I don't know who his parents are or any siblings. Joseph is my great-grandfather. My grandmother(Daisy Dovie Jane) lost her mother when she was 6 yrs old and her father when she was 7. She was reared by an aunt who said that she thought Joseph came from Greene Co., IL. Anyone having any info on the Hall family from that area of IL, please notify me. Also, anyone from Dunklin Co., MO that might know anything about the Hall family please leave a message. Thank you for your time and effort.


DATE:24 June 1997
NAME:LuAnn Lewandowski

SURNAMES:GULLEDGE; STOCKS; QUINN; HOGG; HAMPTON; FOSTER; TAYLOR
Interested in corresponding with anyone connected to the Gulledge family of Dunklin County. Other names I have info on are Stocks, Quinn, Hogg, Hampton, Foster, Taylor. Look forward to hearing from you. Thanks.


DATE:15 June 1997
NAME:Bill Utterback

SURNAMES: SKAGGS; NORSWORTHY; WELLS
Interested in corresponding with anyone working on the Skaggs, Norsworthy and/or Wells lines in Dunklin County. Will gladly share data.





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