I am the gggranddaughte of A. C. Benton who live in Barry Co. Mo around 1860. He had a daughter name Cora Gertrude Benton. The family moved to Texas and show up in the 1880 census in Grayson Co., Tx. Does anyone have any information on A. C.' parents or his wife's name? Thanks!
FARROW: Looking for information about JOHN SIDNEY FARROW, b. 11/3/1861, m. 5/22/1892 Mary Katherine Mizer of Arkansas, d. 3/19/15 in Monett. Had son of the same name, b. 9/6/1894 in Monett who married E. M. Green, 1916 and in turn had son John Robert Farrow, b. 9/13/1920 in Monett. Any information would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!
I am looking for any information on the Rolls or Roles name. My gggrandfather and mother James Rolls and Martha Woods were married in Barry Co. 21/5/1838. Any information about them would be greatly appreciated.
Would like to correspond with others searching the Keeling and Dabbs families. The on in particular is George R. and Lavinia Dabbs Keeling who moved from middle Tn. to Barry Co. Mo. @1870. I found they were buried in the Concord Cemetery. If anyone has more info. please contact mew.Thanks,Shirley
I would like to contact anyone interrestd or related to the following families that settled in Barry and Oregon Co. Missouri. Will trade info. for I have loads of info. on thse families where they originated in the middle Tennessee area. Lewis Wayne and Perry Counties.
I am searching for the burial place of my mom's great grandparents, Robert Kissee and Katherine "Indiana" Kissee. I recently learned that they may be buried in Purdy Cemetery, outside of Monett. I appreciate any and all help in finding their graves. Thanks for your assistance.
Albert G. SARGENT, living in Ozark Twp, Barry Co. in 1900 Census. In 1880 he was in Lawrence County. Wife Isabell and children Alva P., son, Delpha (Al dephia, she married Charles B. HINKLE)Ralph and Go lada.
I am searching the following lines, Dabbs, Keeling, Clendnion. If anyone has any information these families from Tennessee that moved to Missouri I'd like to correspond with you. Hope to hear from someone soon! Shirley
I am looking for information on Martha Jane Williams. She married John Austin Root. We believe they were married in Carthage, MO. Martha Jane Williams is the daughter of C. ("Bud") Willaims, birth place KY, and Nancy Cargill. Martha Jane and John Austin had 5 children that we know of. They are Beryl Root, Bill (William?) Root, Cora (Root) SPINHARNEY, Goldie Root, and Harley Root (my grandmother's father). If any of this sounds familiar to you, please contact me so that we may exchange information.
Anybody out there ever hear of a Gilbert Slankard? He married my ggrandmother, Mary Elizabeth Crawford, when she was 13. She was born in 1887, so they would have been married around 1900. They had at least one son, Thomas Jefferson Slankard, and one daughter, Dorothy Mary Adeline (my grandmother). Gilbert died somewhere around the MO/AR border when my grandmother was 1 month old. He would have died sometime in June 1911. Have been unable to locate any information on him. Any information would be greatly appreciated.
Searching for information about Lucy Belle Stewart, her father Robert Stewart and Mother Mary A. Lucy Married my Gr Grandfather, Henry Bivin, in 1885. Stewart family was on the Shoals Creek TWP census in 1880.
JAQUES ELLIS BROWN SCHLACKLETT, SAMPLE families. I am searching for anything on Millard Nathaniel JAQUES b. 1886, Barry co MO, his father "Bill" JAQUES, his mother Sarah (ELLIS) JAQUES, his siblings, Alice, Molly (Mary?), Odie, Rebecca Jane, Oscar (birthdates all unknown). I am also seeking anything at all on his wife Lenora Celesta (HARTUNG) JAQUES or any relatives with the JAQUES, JAKES, JACQUES name. The family lived at 100 Pearl St and 400 N. Broadway, Monett MO. They all seem never to have existed except in my family's memory, photos and diaries. All other traces are gone. Time frame is from 1850 (ca) to around 1930. Also anything on Ezekile ELLIS, A Mr. SCHLACKLETT who married Rebecca Jane JAQUES and any SAMPLE family members.
I am looking for any information on Arthur Vincel Call of Monett, Mo DOB 5-11-30 DOD 9-18-94. His parents Vincel Arthur Call and Madeline Lowe lived in Monett, Mo. I know Madeline married a gentelman named Dan Lowe. I would like to know the birth dates and date of death on Vincel Call and Madeline Lowe, and their parents names.
Would like any information on the Andrew SHANNON family that lived near Pioneer, Mo. Octavia SHANNON died about 1872 near Pioneer. She was the mother of Andrew SHANNON. Andrew SHANNON was murdered by buswackers in 1862. Would like to locate graves Ect.
Planning on publishing George Washington Wills, Ancestors and Descendants. Looking to correspond with descendants of Daniel and Hannah Goodrich GRAY, Enuince Wills b. 1887 and her husband Henry APPLEGATE, b. 1909 s/o Joseph Applegate and Martha JAMES, Nettie Wills b. 1891 and her husband William E. ARNOLD s/o James Arnold and Nancy MOORE. Also looking for descendants of Charles JOHNSON and Lizzie STEVER. And DABNEY descendants.
Looking for information on the family of Daniel Blythe of Barry County, MO. Daniel's probate records which are located in the courthouse at Cassville list the following children: Esther Blackwell, Absolem, Nicey Baze, James, David, William, Rhoda Eden, and Edy Stockton. The children of William were Daniel, James Monroe, Mary Jane, Zion, Lillie Ann, Jerusha, Absolem/Abner, Parthenia, and George. I would be glad to share information on these people.
I am looking for information on my gggrandfather, Gilbert Slankard. He was married to Mary Elizabeth Crawford. They had two children: Thomas Jefferson Slankard, born May 15, 1909, and Dorothy Mary Adeline Slankard, born May 4, 1911. Both were born in Washburn, MO. I am trying to find out about Gilbert's parents and siblings. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks.
Searching for information on Enoch Williams father of Susan Elizabeth Williams. Enoch married Nancy Neill. They lived in Barry County, MO and are both burried in Mars Hill cemetary. Enoch was born 1835, possibly Simpson County, Ky. Searching for confirmation of date/place of birth and name of parents. Enoch's daughter Susan Elizabeth Williams married Thomas Benton Bassett. Another of his daughters, Frances Emmaline Williams married Joel Oscar Ellis and one of his grandsons, Arlie Williams married Audie (Auda) Ellis. I have been told that Enoch Williams is mentioned i a book about the early history of Lawrence, Barry, Newton and ___ Counties. Any
information you can provide will be appreciated. Also would like to know if he had any siblings in Mo.
My Mother, DILLIE CRIPPEN was born in Seligman MO in May 1884, to Jessie I. and Susan Crippen. I would like any old info that anyone may have about this family. School records, census, church, cemetery, etc. Please email. Would appeciate any help available. Thank you, Tina Gilbert
I'm looking for information regarding Charles Marcus VANOVER. Born 1892 in Golden, Barry County, Missouri. He later lived in Berryville Arkansas and married Daisy FERGUSON. They lived in Eucha Ok then moved to Hood River Oregon during the depression.
Does anyone have any information on my grandparents, JOHN FRANCIS COONES, b.8/29/1866, and MIRAM (or MARIAH ?) EDEN, b. about 1870? JOHN FRANCIS was also married to a MARY DOTY. I have been unable to find any information on Miram/Mariah.
John MONTGOMERY died in Barry Co. ca. 30 March 1847. Would like to share info. with descendants or antecedants. Also, does anyone have access to the obit in "Advertiser" or "Springfield Advertiser" on 6 Apr 1847. Thanks!
am looking for information on My Great grandparents Alvin HOLT and Emma Nora HOLT. they lived in Exeter or Cassville in the late 1800s and early 1900s. my GGGrandfather's name was Phillip HOLT. My GGGrandmother's name was Sara "Evans" HOLT. the GGGrandparents may have not lived in cassville but I believe Emma Nora' Parents did. They are GGGrandfather Warren MASSEY and GGGrandmother Emma MASSEY. the children of Alvin and Emma Nora HOLT were born in Exeter I believe. their names are Alvin, Jesse, Charles Clovis, Phillip, Alice, Rachael. there may be more. after I can pinpoint Alvin and Emma I may be able to find out where Phillip and Sara came from. Just like everyone else IM trying to find out where I came from. thanks for any information sincerely Jack Holt
I am researching information on my ggrandparents - Richard WHEELER and his wife Carrie Bell TAYLOR. Carrie was born 05/16/1857 in Barry Co, MO. She later married Richard in 1875, Kansas City Mo. Her parents were Cyrus TAYLOR and Achsah EGGLESTON. Any information is appreciated.
Nathan M. Brown b. January 7, 1844 in Bowlilng Green , KY died April 22, 1918 at residence of W.E. McCormick. He was buried at Purdy. His father was John HARVEY BROWN and his mother was Martha TURNER. Does anyone have any connections with this family. What cemetary is in Purdy. I didn't see him listed in the one on-line.
I am searching for information about my g-father, Jessie I CRIPPEN/CRIPPIN. I need to know what happened to Elsinal CARTER, his first wife, whom he married in Barry County in 1879. She was not my g-mother, and some record of either divorce or death may be available to me. My mother was born in Seligman in 1884 and her mother was Susan Elizabeth WYRICK before she married Jessie CRIPPEN. The WYRICK family was also in Barry County. Any help will be greatly appreciated. Thanks Tina C Gilbert
I'm looking for Ancestors of "Bell" BANKS who married Thomas L. VASSAR in Exeter, Barry Co.,MO in 1876. Bell was born 11 June, 1859 in Pierce City and died 11 May, 1937. Don't have an ending date for Thomas. Family stories indicate her parents were Charity SEXTON and "Caney" BANKS. Any help would be appreciated.
Looking for the information on the family of Frethias Rice. He died about 1899 in Barry Co. His wife, Elizabeth McCarty. Have located him on census and land records but have hit a dead end. Please drop my an email! Thank you
I am looking for info on James Robertson who supposedly settled in SE Barry Co. after the Civil War. He was b. 2/22/1845 and d. 7/27/1915 in Delaware Co., OK. He married Mary Jane Craig probably after the war in Barry Co? Thanks, Gwen
Looking For the Parents Of Mahalia Williams Who Married Daniel Kennedy in 1842 Mo. Her Sister Was Elmira Williams 1819, Married Jacob Lawhorn Other Sister Synthia Williams Dob 1822 Married Samuel Martin Brother Daniel Williams , James Williams . Will Share info.
Adams I am looking for Granville Parker Adams family.He had several relatives living near him in Missouri.Here are a few names I have Mary Bell,Lousia,Nora Francis M.,George William,Rebecca(other names Grant and Laws surnames) Help if any of these ring a bell let me know.Thanks Terri
Searching for information about the Israel Rose family that came to the Barry County, MO, area in the 1830s from Morgan County, KY. They appear in the 1850 Jasper County, MO, census in the 41st District on page 401. The family is in Sebastian County, AR, in the 1870 census but without Israel. Thanks for any help we can get as we are having a tough time finding out any information. Walter Clay Rose
Looking for information on George Bright who died in Barry County 1937. I believe he lived in Monett. Also any information on his sister Ellen (Ida) Bright (Daniel L.) Sinnett who may have been in the Monett area between 1882-1884
O'CALLAGAHAN, James Bernard and family believed to be in Monet, Mo. during late 1880's early 1890's. A son was born in Monet, Mo. in 1892, Christopher O'Callagahan. Any info on this family would be appreciated. This is my husband's g-grandfather.
I am interested in the surnames LEMASTER and NEILL. I have traced one branch of the family tree back to Francis Allen LEMASTER (b. 06 Feb 1857, d. 09 Jan 1932) married Rebecca Angeline NEILL (b. 31 Apr 1854, d. 21 Jan 1921 or 25). They had 5 children, several of whom were born in Barry County. Would appreciate any info on the parents and/or siblings of Francis Allen LEMASTER. I have no idea where to look! Thanks and have a great day!
I am looking for information on my great grandfather, Gilbert SLANKARD. He was married to Mary Elizabeth CRAWFORD sometime around 1900. They had two children, Thomas Jefferson b. 1909 and Dorothy Mary Adeline b 1911. Both children were born in Washburn, MO. Gilbert died when my grandmother, Dorothy, was 1 month old. The only other information I have is that he died somewhere around the MO/AR border. He was probably married before. My grandmother mentioned something about a half brother and sister who died before she was born. The 1910 census for Barry County I checked was in such bad shape it was impossible to read. Does anyone out there have any information on Gilbert? Who his parents were or who his siblings were?
Searching for any info or newspaper articles about the death of Edmund (Edward) Hogmire, who was shot by a southener over a waterhole dispute in 1872. He left a widow, Elizabeth, and two children. Any information on his residence in Barry County appreciated. Carol
Searching for information on the William Henry & Nancy ROBERTSON family first found in the 1860 census of Barry Co. MO, with children: James M. (1845), Thomas J. (c1847), Mary (c1849), Lucy Jane (c1850/51), W.H. & G.W. (males b.c1852), and Eliza (b.c1855). Sons James M. & Thomas J. both returned to Mercer and Harrison Counties in north MO to marry girls they knew from early childhood there. James M. married Mary Jane CRAIG, d/o Andrew & Mary (HESTON) CRAIG. Thomas J. married Mary Rebecca BURK in Harrison Co. MO. Daughter Lucy Jane Robertson returned to Mercer Co. MO before 1870 and married there to John Grandison ODOR. Little is known about the other children, but would be happy to share information about the Robertson ancestors. Nancy Robertson is said to have died during the Civil War and may be buried in Barry Co. MO, William Henry was said to have served in the Civil War (Union/Confederate??) and remarried to a woman named Eliza sometime before April of 1864.
Looking for information in the following people in Barry County. Ruth HILKER born 18 Nov. 1881 died 9 Oct. 1965 buried in the Pierce City Cem. Married Frank TEDROW. Also : Elizabeth YOUNG born 14 Sept. 1851 and died 14 Feb. 1919. buried in the New Salem Cem. Married a man by the last name as SCROGGINS. Would like to know more about these people and their parents. Garry Foster 1419 Velma Dr. Coffeyville, Kansas 67337 email@example.com
Searching for marriage records and other info for Georgia Mootry to ___ Easley. Known children: Tiny, Willie & Rosie. Probably married in Barry Co. 1895-1900. Also looking for marriage records for Jess Mootry to ___ Ash, about 1900-1910.
Trying to find how the Badgers and Canada`s were connected to Oakleys and Myers families, mary"myers"Oakley wife of Benjamin, Her Father was Phillip Myers, was her Mother Margaret Badger? would appreciate all help on this, Shirley_Payton@hotmail.com
Looking for information on Harry Henry HILKER and Amanda Elizabeth (HOWELL) HILKER. Harry b. 20 June 1849 Covington, Ky. Amanda b. 28 Oct. 1858 Bowling Green, Ky. Children: Will W., Lee, Lena MASON, Ruth TEDROW, Lorettie, Georgia HUNT, Jim, Emma Jane YOUNG, and a Mrs John TERRY. They lived in Barry and Lawrence counties. They lived in Pierce City and are buried there, Looking for their parents and where they were living and died. Garry Foster 1419 Velma Dr. Coffeyville, Kansas 67337 firstname.lastname@example.org
Looking for information on Alford and Matilda (WEATHERS) YOUNG. ALford B 14 Apr. 1826, D.14 Apr. 1880. Matilda B.Dec. 1829. D. Aug. 1903. Children: Elizabeth SCROGGINS, James. Thomas. Mary J., Colombus Marion, John Wesley, Charles Valventine, Riley, Amanda SHRUM, And Palestine. Any help would be appreciated willing to exchange information. They lived in Barry county, near Washburn, Missouri Garry foster 1419 Velma Drive Coffeyville, Kansas 67337 email@example.com
Looking for any information re James LOKEY and Dora M Maude JONES. One of their children, Gladys D., was born 9/6/1889. in Purdy, and died in Purdy 2/17/1891. Siblings were Effie Elenor, Sidney G, Allie M., and Gordon Ambrose. Any references or leads to LOKEY or JONES will be greatly appreciated. Jim Murphy
COWAN/LANE/ROURKE/HOPKINS I am looking for descendants of Walker S. Cowan & Nancy Jane Wilmoth. They married in Benton Co., Ark about 1857. They later moved to Barry Co., MO where both died. They had 3 daughters, Mary Catherine Cowan(b. 1858) who married C.C. Lane. They had one son, Ed Lane. Sarah E. "Bess" Cowan(b. 1860) who married a Rourk. She had one daughter, Willa. And Nancy Jane Cowan (b.1870) who married Edward John Hopkins. They had one son, Press C. Hopkins. If you are connected to this family, am anxious to hear from you.
Am looking for information on Edward C Chastain and his wife Myrtle Crane. Edward moved to Butterfield with his young sons Alvin and Franklin from Texas County, MO between 1910 and 1915, after separating from his second wife, Mary Elizabeth Hayes. After separating from Mary Hayes Edward re married his first wife, Myrtle Crane. Thanks for any assistence. Tom Cooper
I'm searching for info on my GGF, James A. YOUNG or YOUNGER. Born 1877 in Missouri. Marriage license dated 2-5-1900, Barry Co., states name as James A. YOUNGER, married Martha Ann WEST, but family history and her name lists as YOUNG. I hope to find his parents' names, but any info would be greatly appreciated!