Red River County, Texas

Posted Queries for September 1998



SURNAMES: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


ALLEN, BLAIR, HART, JACOBS, MCCORKLE posted by Wanda Blair Ruby on Wednesday, September 2, 1998

Would like information on Mary JACOBS married S C ALLEN in Red River Co 1864. He was my ggfather. Who is he? Where did he come from? I think he was hatched. He left Red River and went to Kaufman. Was only married to Mary four months so I am told. Then married M.E. MCCORKLE. She died and he married my Greatgrandmother Fannie Jane HART. Would also like information on any BLAIR'S in Red River.Thanks

SIMS posted by Ella Lois Sims- Faulks on Thursday, September 3, 1998

Need information on members of the listed Sims families. Green SIMS...Richard SIMS, (or Dick SIMS)

COMER, DOUTHIT, SHERWOOD posted by Barbara Sherwood Crow on Friday, September 4, 1998

Looking for information on Ambrose DOUTHIT, lived in Wavell's Colony in Red River Co,and Bowie.in 1820 to1850's. Had daughters who was Lucy Watson, m. AG COMER abt 1845 Polley Susan who m. John W SHERWOOD.

JOHNSTON posted by Elvin R. Sweeten on Saturday, September 5, 1998

Information about family name of JOHNSTON in or around the Clarksville Area; 1890-1920

LANEY, MAY, NEATHERY, STACK, WILLIAMS posted by Lynda Rangeley on Sunday, September 6, 1998

Robert NEATHERY, b. ca 1815, NC; m. 7 March 1838, Marshall Co., Tn. to Rebecca MAY, b. ca 1817, Tn. They appear on Red River Co., Tx. census in 1850 & 1860. Children, daughter, (1840), James (1841), Nancy (1843?); m. ___ WILLIAMS, Elizabeth (1846), John N. (12 June 1848), buried Tx. State Cemetery, Milly Ann (1852); m. Jackson C. LANEY, Amanda (1854); m. Adam K. STACK (in Wise Co. in 1900). Robert NEATHERY was a preacher and justice of the peace in Red River Co. Need to connect with descendants.

WEAVER posted by Donna Haskins on Sunday, September 6, 1998

I am searching for information leading to the parents of Sam Abner WEAVER born in Red River County, TX on June 4, 1860. Family stories state that his father was a sheriff killed in the line of duty sometime between 1860 and 1870. Both of Sam's parents were originally from Missouri. If you have any information that could be of assistance I would appreciate hearing from you.

JOHNSON, MONTGOMERY posted by Helen Vick on Monday, September 7, 1998

Seekin information on Marion Frances MONTGOMERY. He apparently was born in Tippah Co. Mississippi in 1838, and his family moved to Avery, Texas.. He is buried in Gillham Cemetery in Avery. He had a son named Robert Haywood born 1884, who married May May JOHNSON. Do any of these names sound familiar. I would appreciate hearing from you.

ALEXANDER, AUTREY, COLVIN, FIELDS, NORRIS, SCARBOROUGH, WELBORN, WILBORN posted by Jo Autrey on Tuesday, September 8, 1998

Am researching all Autrey lines in Red River County, as well as in Bowie and Cass counties. Have been researching since 1982. Robert Martin AUTREY and Elizabeth Jane KEMP were married in 1840 in Perry County, Al. He is the son of Absalom AUTREY and Elizabeth NORRIS, Absalom born in 1802, N.C. Robert moved with his family from Ala. to Dubach, La. and married there to Elizabeth Jane KEMP about 1865. Robert Martin AUTREY purchased land in Coryell County; he sold it in 1874. He returned to Dubach, La. and left again in 1877 and on the way to Bowie County, he stopped the wagon for the birth of his sixth child, Colvin Abraham AUTREY. He and Jane had: William Absalom, Elbert Eugene, Edfward Monroe, Cisero Theodore, Columbia Anna and Calvin Abraham. Robert Martin AUTREY had other family members already in Bowie County, which at one time was part of Coryell. Would love to trade infor with others searching these lines.

WEAVER posted by kim sullivan on Tuesday, September 8, 1998

I am looking for information on my great great grandfather, Samuel Abner WEAVER. He was born in Red River County June 4, 1860. I am trying to find the name of his parents or siblings. Your help would be greatly appreciated.

DUNCAN, STINSON posted by Pat Garroutte on Thursday, September 10, 1998

Seeking info on my grandfather James D. DUNCAN. He lived and died in Avery, Texas. No dates other than he was born April 18,1861 in Cherokee County, Georgia, He lived in Oklahoma before moving to Avery to be near his daughter Ollie STINSON. Would truly appreciate ANY info. Thanks, Pat

CAIN, DUTTON, PINKERTON posted by Charlotte Cain Manuel on Friday, September 11, 1998

I am looking for Mattie DUTTON PINKERTON who reportedly ran a boarding house in Clarksville Her husband was W.H. PINKERTON and she had 3 daughters I think Pearl, Bonnie, and ??She is buried in Evergreen Cemetery in Paris, Lamar CO. I would like to know about her. She was my grand- mother's aunt. Octa Merle DUTTON m. William Edgar CAIN in Idabel, McCurtain Co. OK, in 1918. Any help will be greatly appreciated.

HARRIS, LARIMORE posted by Betty Hoyt on Monday, September 14, 1998

I am trying to confirm if James & Rhoda HARRIS lived in/around Gainsville, TX abt 1850. They were parents of Elizabeth HARRIS (g-grandmother). Our family story goes that she & her husband, William Larimore, lived in Cole Co., MO. She was very ill and William was taking her to visit her parents when she died at abt 30 yrs "just over the border of TX & OK and was buried in Gainsville". My information places James & Rhoda in Pisgah, MO where Elizabeth was born. I want to confirm if that HARRIS family moved to TX.

FOARD, FORD, GRAHAM, KING, PARK, STEWART, WILSON posted by Billie R. Ford on Wednesday, September 16, 1998

I am searching for children of Francis FORD /wife #1 Mary KING, Lela FORD b. GA. Zoolie FORD b. GA. Listed on the Lamar Co. Census ,1880 Then there are the following Children of Francis FORD/wife #2 Sallie PARK. These children were all born in Tx. were on the Red River Co.Census, 1910-?. Searching for: Willie E. FORD b. 12/1888. Sam W.(WILSON?) Ford. b. 7/30/1890. Died 6/1976, Huston Tx. James D (could be G) FORD, B.5/1892. Frank A FORD, b.4/15/1894. Died 8/1970,Dallas Tx. Dudley P. (Pierce?) FORD, b.6/1898. Walter W. FORD, b. 4/12/1902 Died 11/1971, Abaline Tx. There was another child that died as an infant. There was a family relation to Sam WILSON, Arch STEWART/wife Caroline GRAHAM .that Francis FORD was a brother to Lovic Pierce FORD, and they were the sons of Richard A. and Martha Graham. I would appreciate any information you may wish to share. Thank you much, Billie Ford.

AARON, JOHNSON posted by Betty N Rhoda on Thursday, September 17, 1998

Know Thomas AARON died in 1842 in Red River Co.TX Looking for burial site or will filing information. His son Calvin lived with a step father, William C. JOHNSON and would like to know the disposition of his land inheritance in Cass Co TX. after Thomas' death. Thanks for any information.

BAILEY, HUTCHINSON, WILLIAMS posted by Kaytie Mitchell on Saturday, September 19, 1998

Need info on Nelson B. HUTCHINSON married to Mary Elizabeth BAILEY. This family came to Texas from Anson Co. NC ca 1844,45,46. One of his children was John C. HUTCHINSON. Apparently they were in MS for a while, because John C. was born in MS, according to census. John C. HUTCHINSON served in the War between the States (Civil War). He joined the 27th in Clarksville, RR Co. in 1862. After the war, he married Sarah A. WILLIAMS. She was the daughter of Patrick WILLIAMS and Clarinda WILLIAMS. The WILLIAMS family arrived in TX 1859, from SC. John C. and Sarah A. were married on Christmas day 1866. Would appreciate any info on any of the families. Nelson B. HUTCHINSON and Mary Elizabeth BAILEY were my gr gr grandparents. John C. HUTCHINSON and Sarah A. WILLIAMS, my gr grandparents.

COOPER, YOUNGBLOOD posted by Earnie Dean on Saturday, September 19, 1998

Looking for relatives or information about the family of John Lee and Margaret YOUNGBLOOD COOPER. The family relocated to Red River County Texas on February 5, 1860. Some descendents are James Lee COOPER married to Anna QUARLES then Julia DANIELS, Feling Green COOPER married to Sally BROOMFIELD, Henrietta COOPER married to Tom HOLLIS, Sashel A. COOPER, John B. COOPER, Lillian COOPER married to R.R. DIXON. Any information would be appreciated.

CORLEY, LYNCH, NEWBURY, STANLEY, WELCH posted by Shirley Strunk on Tuesday, September 22, 1998

Looking for parents of Thomas LYNCH, husband of M. J. POWERS in 1850. First marraige was to Elizabeth WELCH (maybe born in Perry Cnty, TN in 1820's). Also, parents and siblings of Frank NEWBURY (maybe born in TX in 1880's).

HARTSELL, KING, LYNN posted by Fran Salyer on Wednesday, September 23, 1998

Need info on Edgar KING living in Red River CO. in 1900 with mother, Jane J., siblings and step-father Mr. LYNN who was farming and preaching. This may be my husbands grandfather. Will be glad to share my data on Edgar KING who married Mattie Lee HARTSELL in Clay Co. TX in 1908. Will appreciate any help.

PARTAIN posted by John G. Wilson on Thursday, September 24, 1998

Would like to find burial site of Wiley David PARTAIN. He had lived in or around Clarksville,and died sometime after 1870.

BIRD, LAIN, LANE, THOMS posted by Donna (Allen) Niswonger on Monday, September 28, 1998

I am looking for any info on Catherine Elizabeth "Lizzie" LANE, b. 14 July 1870 in AR. Info from death cert states fathers name as T. B. (Ben) LAIN, b. AR and mothers names as ? BIRD, birthplace unknown. Lizzie mar. William Edward THOMS on 10 May 1891 in Red River Co, TX. To this union 7 children were born. This family lived in the Hopewell community of Red River Co, TX. Lizzie died in a car accident in Davis, OK on 02 July 1931. She had been visiting family in OK. She is buried at Hopewell Cemetery, Red River Co, TX. Any help with these surnames would be much appreciated. Donna Idonak@aol.com

BIRLEW, HOLDER, JAMES posted by Gloria (Birlew) Hursey on Tuesday, September 29, 1998

Seeking any information for any BIRLEW, in any location, during any time period. Stephen BIRLEW was b. abt. 1859 TN., d. 1927 Golden, OK. He was married twice that I know of.....Rebecca HOLDER and Betsy JAMES. Stephen's children were Albert L, Filena May, Jim, Joseph and Henryetta. Stephen BIRLEW was in the 1880 Red River Co., TX. Census. The head of the household is listed as Cathirine BIRLEW b. abt. 1825 TN. Other children in the family were - Adiline, Carolina, David, William and Emma. I would greatly appreciate hearing from anyone descended from this family.....or any other BIRLEW line. There are so few of us with that spelling, and any BIRLEW information will help to make the family research a success. Thank you for any assistance. http://www.familytreemaker.com/users/h/u/r/Gloria-J- Hursey/

WARTHAN posted by Timothy Guy Warthan on Tuesday, September 29, 1998

Looking for any info on the WARTHAN family in Red River, TX. Also Would like to know who is burried in WARTHAN Cemetary, Annona Tx.

HEMINGWAY, MARTIN, WRIGHT posted by Deborah Hemingway Conley on Wednesday, September 30, 1998

Robert Clayton HEMINGWAY, (1815-1865) b. in Va. settled in Red River Co. in the 1840's. He married Louisianna Jane MARTIN in 1846, in Clarksville. She was the daughter of Gabriel Nall MARTIN & Henrietta WRIGHT. I am trying to find out who R.C.'s brothers & sister were, or any info on him.


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