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Peggy Atwood PeggySAtwood@aol.com
February 10, 1999
Buried at East Hill Cemetery at Roff:
William Mulder, July 31, 1863-October 14, 1915
S. L. Smith b. March 30, 1846 - May 24, 1924
Buried at Doberg Cemetery, near Roff:
Vanlandingham, Earl, son of J.D. and M.E. Feb 28, 1893 - July 17, 1898
Vanlandingham, Frank J. son of J.D. and M.E. July 19, 1886 - April 2, 1896
Vanlandingham, Infant daughter of J.D. and M.E. April 28, 1896
Sammie Stewart - Mother 1888-1936
1908 Fitzhugh Township, Personal Property; Post Office, Roff
Mulder, G.S. School District #37
Steward, J. N. " " "
Steward, S. P. " " "
James A. MULDER, 21, Roff and Carrie Belle Stewart (notice t instead of d),
18, Roff, 3 July 1914
Lula MULDER, 18, w, born in Indian Territory, Roff, and Herbert Mays, 22, w, born in Texas of Roff 29 August 1909
E.W. MULDER, 24, Roff and Opal Tomlinson, 18, Roff, 10 Nov 1920
Requested : Sue
Date: Saturday, February 27, 1999 5:14 PM
Ada Evening News March 3, 1957
Marion Hardy ALLEN age 50 of 1311 North Broadway, Ada, OK. Buried at Oakman. Criswell Funeral Home in charge. Wife, Edna: daughters Mrs. Dorothy Turner, Mrs. Foy Burns, Mrs. Marie Henry, Miss Sue Allen, Ada; Mrs. Roberta Robinson, Healdton. Sons: Joe, John and Richard, Ada Sisters: Mrs. Eva Norton, Mrs Katie Burns, Ada; Mrs Jennie Hurley, Atwood Brothers: Joe, Dustin; Harve, Stonewall, and Stewart of Waldron, Ark.
I have the picture of his tombstone now. It is just a piece of concrete with his stuff scratched in the concrete.
Ada Evening News Mon., August 24, 1981
Services for Edna Mary Allen, 75, 700 W. 2nd, are 10 a.m. Tuesday in the chapel of the Criswell Funeral Home. Lt. Eric McClure will conduct the rites and burial willbe in Oakman Cemetary.
Mrs. Allen died Sunday in a local hospital. She was born Oct 17, 1905, in Arkansas to Thomas and Rachel Bray Tarwater, and moved to this area as a small child.
On June 4, 1922, she and Marion Hardy Allen married in Center. he died March 5, 1957.
Mrs Allen was a member of the Salvation Army.
Survivors include three sons, Joe, John and Richard, all of Ada; five daughters, Dorothy Turner, Fay Keene and Sue Wilson all of Ada, Roberta Harmon, Texas, and Marie Henry, Oklahoma City; two brothers, Edward Tarwater, West Virginia, and R.B. Tarwater, Ada; 45 grandchildren, 40 great grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren. Grandsons Tommy Miller, David Wilson, Marion Allen, Ronnie Allen, Jeff Richardson, James Lee, Jerry Don Turner and Paul E. Turner Jr. will be bearers.
Requested by Gail
Date: Saturday, February 27, 1999 5:01 PM
IVEY, Thomas L.---Father---December 11, 1865---January 28, 1938
Lou H.---Mother---January 13, 1877--July 15, 1955 Married March 8, 1896
Thomas Louis Ivey, husband of Lue Dearman, son of Lafayette (b. TX) and_____Hill (b. TX). Thomas was born in Rusk, Texas information from Eck Ivey, urich, MO
Requested by Betty J. Rogers
Subject:1900 Pontotoc Co. Census
Date: Wednesday, February 24, 1999 8:36 PM
page 415, Roff, 5N 4E
ROGERS, John MD head 65 LA UK UK
Marthie J wife 38 MO MO MO
Rodie A. dau 13 TX LA MO
Robert E. son 12 IT LA MO
Mary dau 6 TX LA MO
Alphie D. dau 3 IT LA MO
On the 1900 census, Florence Rogers is living with Peter Cavender, is age
12 and born in KS, both parents born in Illinois.
George and Maude Williams are not on the 1900 census.
Requested by Doug
Date: Monday, February 22, 1999 6:44 AM
Fred was in Allen (a town about 17 miles east of Ada, and about 10 miles
north of Stonewall) in 1910. Edna was there too. (Isn't that quaint?)ha.
This is the census info on Edna for 1910:
household # 335 Crabtree, Reese, Farmer head 66 MO MO MO
Meury, wife 68 AL GA NC
#337 Crabtree, David G. head 42 TX MO AL
Minnie B. wife 27 TX US US
Earnest son 17 TX TX TX
Earl son 14 " " "
Edna dau 13 OK TX TX
Elmer son 11 OK TX TX
Eldon J. son 3 OK TX TX
Elbert son 2/12 OK TX TX
Bransteter, Uel st-son 5 OK US TX
Beatrice st-dau 2 OK US TX
Steedman was formerly Blackrock. In Pontotoc county, 11 miles northeast of Ada. First known locally as Ford Switch. Post office name changed to Steedman, January 19, 1910, and discontinued February 15, 1932. Named for E. L. Steed, Ada business leader.
Requested by Paula Robbins
April 3, 1999
Floyd SECKINGER born in Oklahoma on May 30, 1913 to John and Annie Robert
Died on December 9, 1934 at the age of 21 yrs.
Cause of death was Typhoid Fever.
He was a laborer
Residence: 408 E.17th in Ada.
Buried: Rosedale Cemetery in Ada, OK Plot E-47-2-9.
Floyd SECKINGER buried at Rosedale on September 10, 1975
Annie SECKINGER died May 9, 1967 and is buried at New Bethel Cemetery. Criswell Funeral Home was in charge of the funeral. Annie was born on October 24, 1884 in Texas to Joe and Alice Roberts. She was the widow of John who died July 14, 1953. Daughters: Thelma Turner, Martha Holbird, pearl Jump, Margie Czerwinski, Ruby Taylor and Eldora Hutchinson.Sons: Wesley and Leonard. Bro: Lee Roberts. Obituary in the Ada Evening News on May 11, 1967.
John B. SECKINGER died July 15, 1953 at the age of 71 years.
Buried in Rosedale Cemetery Plot N-113-7-8 on July 17, 1953.
SECKINGER, Infant of J. B. buried January 6, 1948 at Rosedale Plot E-45-6-10
SECKINGER, Infant of J. B. buried August 11, 1931 at Rosedale Plot E45-6-10(?) question if they bury someone in the same plot at another infant?
SECKINGER, Velma b. December 15, 1914 in Crowder, OK to William and Alice
Vaughn. Married May 28, 1957. Died age 51.
Buried at Allen. Smith Funeral Home.
Husband Wesley ; Bro: Burl, Jack and Roy Vaughn
Sisters: Mary Griffin and Myrtle Wilkerson. Obituary Ada Evening
News July 15, 1966
SECKINGER, Ora d. Sept. 18, 1957 at age 36 years old. Buried at
Rosedale Cemetery Plot N-110-3-2
Requested by John P. Chaffin
April 3, 1999
SEEK, Rosa E. b. May 27, 1858 in Tennesee address at time of death: 303 E.
12th Ada Widow of Wm S. Seek Occupation: housewife
d. July 4, 1938, buried on July 5, 1938 at Frisco Cemetery Age at time of death: 80 years, 2 months, 7 days
Services at Smith Chapel Religion: Baptist.
Daughters: Mrs. Anna Prince, Deroche, ARK; Mrs. Effie Baumley, Wilmington, CA; Mrs. Hattie Hoggatt, Lakeview, TX; Mrs. Lillie Lovelady, Ada, Sons: J. R. of Dallas, C.L. of Bakersfield, CA; W. C. of Chamois, ARK; and B. E. of Ada Keith in charge of arrangements Informant: David Gilpatrick Obit in Ada Evening News July 5, 1938
SEEK, W.S. 1852-1932 Buried at Frisco
David Harold SEEK b. Sept. 9, 1918 d. Sept. 10, 1918 buried at Frisco. Father: I. W. SEEK b. MO. Mother: Mary Stuckey b. OK
SEEK, Walter b. 1878 d. 1918 buried at Frisco
SEEK, W. S. 1852-1932 buried at Frisco
LOVELADY, Billie Joe, son of H. F. Lovelady b. Nov. 6, 1928 d. Dec 21, 1928 of the flu. buried at Stonewall. Criswell Funeral Home in charge.
LOVELADY, James Henry died at the age of 83 years old at Ahloso on February
11, 1944. Smith Funeral Home in charge. Widow: Mrs. Charlice Lovelady Sons:
L.P. of Ahloso, H.F. of Little Rock, AR, and W.C. of Richmond, CA
3 half brothers: J. A. Hawkins of Allen, Walter of El Reno and Homer Hawkins of Harrison, AR 22 grchn; 10 gr grchn
Mr. Lovelady was born October 3, 1860, Green County, AR and moved to the Ahloso community 45 years ago. Lovelady District and Lovelady school named for J. H. Lovelady. Charter member of Ahloso Masonic Lodge.
Member of Missionary Baptist Church, Ahloso
Buried at Rosedale Cemetery E-16-2-3 Elder C. W. Stringer officiating
Father: Matt Lovelady b. AR Mother: Manerva Jane Knowles (another one I found said Kendall for her surname)
Cause of death: Senility
Now it gets interesting. Charlice must have been wife #? because she is buried at Egypt Cemetery at Ada...January 13, 1960
LOVELADY, Mattie E. b. April 30, 1860 in Mississippi. d. at Ahloso on September 30, 1934. Wife of J. H. Sons: Walter, Frank and Luther. Smith Funeral Home in charge. Buried at Rosedale Cemetery E 16-2-4 Age at death: 74 yrs, 5 mos Religion: Baptist
LOVELADY, Lenna b. February 19, 1910, buried on February 20, 1910 at the age of 1 yr and 6 mos. died 7 miles east of Ada (Ahloso). Cause of death: Flu. L.T. Walters Funeral Home in charge. Buried at Rosedale Cemetery E16-2-5
LOVELADY, Vinia b. in Oklahoma. died April 16, 1916 at age of 23 yrs. Wife of Frank Lovelady. Informant: J. H. Lovelady. Cause of death: Consumption. Religion: Baptist. Buried at Frisco Cemetery. occupation: Housewife. Died 7 mi. east of Ada (Ahloso).
LOVELADY, Norris Dale b. August 16, 1926 at home and died 2 days later. Cause of death: Heart. Father: H. F. Lovelady b. AR Mother Stella Odem b. AR. Buried at Stonewall
LOVELADY, Henry Frank--Papa b. July 17, 1889 d. February 26, 1964
Stella--Mama--April 9, 1897
Obituary for Stella in Ada Evening News on April 7, 1975. Both are buried at Stonewall.
LOVELADY, Doyle Deeswood b. March 1, 1916 d. March 25, 1932 at the age of 16 years old. Son of H. F. Lovelady, Rt. 2 Stonewall. Died at home. Cause of death: Septimonia (?). Member of Stonewall Baptist Church. Funeral by Rev. A.A. Taylor. Buried at Stonewall.
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