Red River County, Texas

Posted Queries for February 1999



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CHOATE, POSEY posted by Marva Caughey on Monday, February 1, 1999

Searching for information and grave site of James Redmond POSEY. Born May 29, 1869 in Center, Texas, died April 7, 1949 in Bogata,TX. Married Sarah Jane CHOATE in Center or Nacogdoches. Thank you for your time.

HICKSON, MARLOW, MATASKA, MORRIS, WHITAKER, WHITTAKER posted by Vicki Walberg on Monday, February 1, 1999

I am looking for information on my heritage. Looking for my gg grandfather Bithel Alexander MARLOW and his brother Pleasant M. MARLOW. Pleasant married a Mary Caroline WHITAKER in Red River Tx in 1865. They had five children: Martha Mattie MARLOW b. 1867 m. John Robert MORRIS. Mamie MARLOW b. about 1870. Robert E. MARLOW married Elizabeth HICKSON, William MARLOW (?) and James Beard MARLOW b. 1873 married Sophia MATASKA. If you can help with this information please contact me. Vicki

KING, LEMONS, STILLWELL posted by Norma Karter on Wednesday, February 3, 1999

Looking for John Ernest STILLWELL, son of Mary T. LEMONS KING and Leander STILLWELL. John was born Sept 27, 1872 d. Feb 11, 1936. He married Ida ?. They are both buried in Woodland Cemetery, Woodland, Red River Co., TX

CHESSHIR, GUEST, MONTGOMERY, PHILLIPS posted by Dorothy Murphy on Thursday, February 4, 1999

I am lookin for any information on Crawford Franklin GUEST born in RR Cnty in1876 and Elizabeth PHILLIPS GUEST born 1878 and married in RR Cnty in 1895. Moved to Millerton, OK about 1903. She died in 1915 and he died in 1918. Their only living child, my mother, Linnie Bell GUEST age 9 was taken back to Bogata in RR Cnty and raised by James CHESSHIR and Mary Lela PHILLIPS CHESSHIR. James and Lela had three children of their own George, Faye, and ? Faye married a W. H. MONTGOMERY. I would love to hear from anyone who has any information on any of these families. Thanks, Dottie

ANDERSON, BURNS posted by Patsy Hand on Friday, February 5, 1999

I am interested in locating descendants of William B. BURNS b. 1851 TX and Mae ANDERSON b. 1858. I've been told some of their children lived in Red River Co. Their children were: Dow, Lillie, Pearl Elizabeth, Charlie b. 1883, Cora, b. 1885, A. Jack b. 1887, Carrie b. 1888, & Henry b. 1889. Henry had a son Delbert BURNS who died in Bogota in January 1977. Can anyone help me with this family.

BOLEY, CHANCE, LANDERS, SPEAR posted by Kathy Cunningham on Sunday, February 7, 1999

Looking for listed names in Red River or Lamar Counties. Specifically BOLEY or LANDERS

BISSELL, FOX posted by Dorothy Murphy on Tuesday, February 9, 1999

Looking for any information on T. J. (Tom) and Ada BISSELL FOX. They were married in New Hope, Ark about 1900 then moved to Rosalee, Texas in RR County early 1920s. Lived there for about 10 years. Then moved to San Benito, Texas in 1930s. Had children Elbert, Albert, Cecil, Recil, John Marion, Mary, William, Dora, Toye and Roy. Would like to know more about my grandparents. T. J. also had a brother named George.

BAUGH, RITTER, SMITH, SPRACHER posted by Diana Yoney on Wednesday, February 10, 1999

ggg grandparents-MICHAEL BAUGH m. Sallie RITTER. Beuna Vista BAUGH 1/30/1849 - 1/28/1891 m.5/30/1867 to George Michael SPRACHER 10/1/1849 - 1/10/1904. They had 9 children - Elizabeth / Margaret Jane / Koran Bell / Lillie Lucretia / Andrew Frances / Mollie Mary / Nancy Ritter / Susie Mae / James Luther SPRACHER. I would like to get information about any of the people listed above. This part of my family all comes from Woodland, Tx. / Red River Co. I do have additional (limited) information I would be happy to share.

BRAY, METCALF, OZMENT posted by Diana Yoney on Wednesday, February 10, 1999

my g grandparents James Franklin BRAY (1868or69) m. Julia Louisiana OZMENT. She was born in Terrell,Tx. 4/28/1868 died 8/19/1958 in the Romulus community, Pottawatomie Co. Okla. they had 8 children, born in or around Paris or Paradise, Tx. (childrens names) Delta Estella / Ina / Sadie Beatrice / James Edd / Oran / Jess G. / John Patton (Bud) / Raymond L. BRAY. I would love to have any info. available on these family members. I have (limited) additional info., and would be happy to share.

WELCH posted by Susan Welch Bates on Wednesday, February 10, 1999

My greatgrandfather was Walter Leigh WELCH b. 1856 in Indiana, m. Minnie SANDIDGE in Illinois in 1885?, moved to Texas after her death in 1907, remarried?, lived in Clarksville, RED RIVER COUNTY, Texas and died June 2, 1932. Buried at Harris Chapel, Clarksville. Any help appreciated.

ROACH posted by Kathy Buss on Wednesday, February 10, 1999

Looking for ROACH family who were from Stephen ROACH and Rebecca Jett of Pendleton Co. S.C. and Caldwell Co. KY.

PEEK, STOUT posted by bob browning on Thursday, February 11, 1999

Researching the parents of Thomas R. PEEK, died in Boxelder, TX 1850's, brother was Joseph N. PEEK. Family migrated to Texas from Tenn. in early 1850's.

BERRY, CANTERBURY posted by Michael Canterbury on Saturday, February 13, 1999

Researching CANTERBURY clan that moved to Red River Co. from AL in late 1870. Samuel C. CANTERBURY, wife Ann, son John Benjamin, wife Matilda. Moved here with BERRY family. Any help will be appreciated.

BURNS, JOHNSON posted by Darline Joyner on Saturday, February 13, 1999

I am searching for the surnames of JOHNSON. The JOHNSON's I am searching for, lived in Red River County around Annona (worked possibly in the mill) Avery and English. My greatgrandfather's name is John Ward JOHNSON (he went by Ward JOHNSON). He married a Mollie BURNS and their children were Ura JOHNSON, Richard JOHNSON and Bertha JOHNSON. What I am trying to find is, who was Ward JOHNSON's parents? He had a brother named Joe JOHNSON, sister named Eff, Sallie and Florence. Ward JOHNSON was born around 1882 or 1883. Could anyone please help me. Thanks.

WELCH posted by Susan Welch Bates on Sunday, February 14, 1999

I'm looking for information about Stella WELCH b. June 1876, d. April 1956. Buried in Harris Chapel Cemetery, Clarksville, Red River County, Texas. She apparantly was married to my Great Grandfather, Walter Leigh WELCH. His first wife died in 1907 so this marriage must have taken place after that. Also listed in cemetery book with them are "Baby" b. 10 June, 1917 and Jewell, b. 1907 d. 1933. Who was she before their marrage? Did they have children together? Any info appreciated.

MITCHELL, WOOD posted by Becky (Mitchell)Wolfington on Tuesday, February 16, 1999

In regards to William WOOD's query for info on MITCHELL'S and WOOD you can contact me by email or (870)448-2850 Bernard MITCHELL was my father and Alloy WOOD was his cousin.

MONROE, PENNINGTON, PENNNGTON, STARKLEY, STINSON, WORLDS, WORRELL posted by Peggy Pennington on Wednesday, February 17, 1999

Please help!! We believe this family lived in the Red River Co area at one time or another. William P PENNINGTON b.?d.? married in 1901 to:Laura Mae STINSON b.03 18 1885 they had: Rosie,Ida,Herbert,George,Roy.Mr. PENNINGTON died before George was born in 1910. Mrs. PENNNGTON being young as the story goes doled out the older children and gave George to the STARKLEYS.Mr. STARKLEY died and she married a MONROE and George never used the PENNINGTON name always the MONROE name.Later George married Wonnia Virginia Cecila WORLDS[WORRELL] belived to be in this area at one time or the other.Could you please help us finish this story.

ARNOLD, BANKSTON, GOINS, LAWSON, THOMAS posted by Lonnie R. Lawson on Wednesday, February 17, 1999

I am interested in information on the following individuals: William C. LAWSON, Isaiac Detric LAWSON, Elihula Hughrucker LAWSON, Marson LAWSON, James BANKSTON, LaVisa McDonald (BANKSTON), Charlie THOMAS

SNOW posted by ginny brown on Friday, February 19, 1999

Seek info re William R and Elizabeth G SNOW family who migrated AL, MS, Red River County, Cherokee County TX pre 1850.

GIBSON posted by Richard Warmington on Friday, February 19, 1999

Looking for information on James William David GIBSON and his father Daniel Steven GIBSON who resided in Red River County in around Bogota. around 1900-1920s

GIBSON posted by Richard Warmington on Friday, February 19, 1999

Looking for information on James William David GIBSON and his father Daniel Steven GIBSON who resided in Red River County in around Bogota. around 1900-1920s

EDMONDSON, JOHNSON posted by Dorothy Martin on Saturday, February 20, 1999

Looking for parents of Albert JOHNSON born Mar 12, 1840-1860 in Henderson Co, TX; married Nancy Malinda EDMONDSON. Children: Willie Gertrude JOHNSON (b Mar 12 1885 Denton Co, TX); Mamie JOHNSON (b May 9 1886 Red River Co., TX); Clara JOHNSON (b Apr 14 1890, TX); Ida L JOHNSON (b Mar 12 1892 TX?); Bessie JOHNSON (b ?TX); Clyde Edmondson JOHNSON (b June 11 1898 Roby,Fisher Co.,TX). Albert JOHNSON moved his family to Washington (Camas area) before 1904. Please e-mail any reply if these names mean anything to you. Thank you, Dorothy

GLASS, GRAY, HULEN, LYNCH posted by George W. McAdams on Saturday, February 20, 1999

I,m looking for validation that my g.g.Grandfather Henry D. GLASS Sr. married Mary Ann LYNCH at 2pm on June 23, 1855 by Justice of the Peace David GRAY in Clarksville Tx. I also suspect that his father was John S. GLASS from Virginia. Henry Sr. had eight children the youngest being Henry D. GLASS Jr. born 1859 or 60 died 4-3-1901 this was my grandmothers father. She was 3 or 4 at the time and had very little memory of him. I'm married to Jane HULEN from Clarksville.

SMITH posted by Pamela Praytor on Saturday, February 20, 1999

Info on Wiley Harrison SMITH, "Native" of Clarksville, Red RiverCo. Texas. Born 3-3-1893. Looking for name of his parent. Had sisters, Ellen , Lillie and Jeffie.

GUILLIOTT, MCLAUGHLIN, NABORS posted by Maxine Huckins on Sunday, February 21, 1999

I am reaserching the NABORS name, J.M. NABORS born in Lafayett Co MS in 1849 married Sophronia Cain.They were my greatgrandprents Lewis NABORS was the Father of J.M. he was born in 1812 in Laurens Co. SC. He married Lucy GUILLIOTT. They [Lewis & Lucy] had 9 children.I Cant' seem to find any info. on Lewis, Or Lucy. If any one has information I would sure appriciate it. I am willi ng to share my information should any one ask. Thanks Maxine NABORS Huckins

DEMPSEY posted by Jo Anne Dempsey on Sunday, February 21, 1999

I am seeking information on George Washington Harson Wainless DEMPSEY who died 14 Oct 1921 in Cuthand, Red River Co. TX, and John Thomas DEMPSEY who died 15 Nov 1915 in Red River Co. TX. Both should have come to TX from AR prior to 1900. I am unable to locate cemetery records or census records. Can anyone help me? Thanks in advance. Jo Anne Dempsey

DAVIS, GOFF posted by Brenda Arnett on Sunday, February 21, 1999

Robert David DAVIS (born 1903 in Avery, Texas) Riley L. DAVIS, Melvinnie GOFF (Parents of Robert David DAVIS)

HOOSER, HOPKINS, LAWSON, MCGOWEN, STILES posted by Charles Lawson on Sunday, February 21, 1999

I am seeking ancestors/descendants of Isaiah Dedrick LAWSON. He came into Texas, Red River Co area about 1823-1824 with his maternal Grandfather Francis HOPKINS (aka Frank). Isaiah's first marriage was to (wife unkn), and they had a son, Isaiah Hampton, b 4/15/1831, d 2/23/1911, m 8/15/1850 to Mary Jane HOOSER, b 10/12/1829, d 10/3/1886. His second marriage 1833 was to Mary Elizabeth MCGOWEN (aka Patty), b 11/7/1817. They had 5 children: Janie, William Hampton, Thomas Jefferson, Isaiah Marion (aka Tobe), and Elizabeth Ann (aka Betty).

BUTLER, BUTTLER, PARKS posted by Barbara Price on Wednesday, February 24, 1999

Searching for any information on my great-great grandfather and his family: Jack PARKS b. ? d. ? m. Mary BUTTLER/BUTLER b. ? d. ? They lived in the Clarksville area of Red River Co for many years. They had the following children: George Washington PARKS b. August 11, 1885 in Clarksville, TX d. 1975 in McFarland, CA--my great grandfather. I have his application for a SS#, verifiying all of the above information. Charlie PARKS b. ca. 1900 in Clarkskville Newit PARKS b. ca. 1905 in Clarksville Clayburn "Totsie" PARKS b. June 2, 1914 in Clarksville, TX d. March 8, 1998 in Bakersfield, CA. Anyone else researching this family? If so, drop me a line! Barb

ASH, BURKHAM posted by Richard Ash on Thursday, February 25, 1999

In am interested in the ASH & BURKHAM families during the period 1840-1880. I have sketchy info for the period, but have not done a lot of research. My particular ASH branch was also in Hopkins & Bowie counties.

MARRS, SHELTON posted by Connie Faulk on Saturday, February 27, 1999

Rachel MARRS b.1787 in TN married Eli Jesse SHELTON b. 1787, both died late 1850's in Clarksville. Any information appreciated on either.


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