USGenWeb - Vernon County, Missouri
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60 Surnames: Glasgow
J. Glasgow Thu Aug 14 16:01:43 1997

GLASGOW, Lee age 52, born Pa., & wife Anne, age ?, born ?, living in Vernon Co., Mo in 1920 Census. Does anyone have any information on them? Appreciate it.

61 Surnames: Shackelford Shackleford
Terri Spurling Thu Aug 14 08:37:07 1997

I am looking for SHACKELFORDs (or SHACKLEFORDs) in the Vernon County, Missouri area. Time frame 1860s - 1880s. I am specifically looking for info on Samuel Henry SHACKELFORD who supposedly died there January 20, 1886. Thank you.

62 Surnames: Charles Mosier
B Thomas Fri Aug 15 23:20:38 1997

Researching the surnames CHARLES and MOSIER in Vernon Co. and Bourbon Co, KS. Family members resided in Bourbon Co, KS but some may have had ties to Vernon County through marriages.

63 Surnames: Snider Pruitt
Konnie Lewis Sat Aug 16 1997

I am looking for any information on the surnames of Snider or Pruitt around 1860. The exact names would be Calvin or Rebecca Pruitt or Joseph Snider.

64 Surnames: Tichenor
Pam Haymes Graham Sun Aug 17 20:19:53 1997

What happened to Joseph Tichenor and his wife, Martha Sanford Tichenor in 1878? Their daughter, Lulu Irene Tichenor, born Nov 1871 in Bloomfield, is listed in the 1880 Stoddard Co., MO census as living with her grandmother, Martha Sanford. Joseph & Lulu were supposed to have died in a fire. Where was the fire? Where are they buried? In 1889 Lulu married George Washington Smith, born Jan 1870 in IL and their children - Nelle Irene Smith Haymes, Blanche Marion Smith Murray,Joseph Amos, and twins Herbert Sanford and Homer Harris were all born in Stoddard Co.

I'm interested in all ancestors and descendants.

65 Surnames: Jackson
JoAnna Butler Lichtenberg Tue Aug 19 20:09:23 1997

I'm looking for the death records of Andrew & Phebe A.' Craig' Jackson and their 2 children, William T. & Mary Lusetta Jackson (never married). Andrew & his family moved to Papinsville, Bates Co, sometime around 1868 and remained there until their deaths.

Andrew Jackson            birth Sep 15, 1832  Ohio
Phebe A. Craig Jackson    birth Mar 1844      Ohio
William T. Jackson        birth abt 1864      Ohio
Mary Lusetta Jackson      birth  abt 1867     Ohio

66 Surnames: Dick Moore
Barbara Jarjoura Thu Aug 21 1997

My father and I are looking for information on the Dick and Moore family that were residing in Nevada in the 1860's and 1870's.

Dr. Respino Moore, wife unknown

Had 5 daughters

Mary Moore Brown
America (Mettie) Moore Dick married Morris Dick approx. 1880
Narcissa Moore Howell married? Howell in 1880
Helen Moore
Bette Moore Wilson

67 Surnames: Johnson Allen
Patti L. Silvestri Sat Aug 23 21:30:57 1997

Seeking any information on Jesse ALLEN & Margaret JOHNSON, married 27 Dec 1843 Daviess Co., Mo, by 1860 their are living in Vernon Co., they had 1-Mary Elizabeth m: Henry Martin Marley Bourbon Co., Ks 1865 2-Jehu J. 3-Richard F. 4-Stephen B 5- Sarah J. 6-Rena E. 7-Lilisa A. 8-William H.---Jesse ALLEN is still listed in Vernon Co on 1890 Special Schedule for Surving Soldiers, etc. Cannot locate him after 1890 and he is not listed any of the Vernon County cemteries. Any help greatly appreciated.

68 Surnames: Burkey Wilhoite
Jean Masoner Sun Aug 24 10:47:00 1997

Searching for any information on Alexander and Nancy Emaline Burkey who were in Vernon Co. in 1900. Believe they were from Greene Co. TN. Also any information on Daniel Wilhoite and wife Mary Jane. They lived in Vernon Co. from 1880 until about 1907 then moved to Cedar Co. Nancy Emaline Burkey and Mary Jane Wilhoite were sisters. Any information will be greatly appreciated.

69 Surnames: Malcom Manley Randolph Walker
Desiree Smith Wed Aug 27 11:33:03 1997

Searching for any information on Jesse Elmer MALCOM, born 9 Nov. 1871 in KS. Married Nellie Josephine MANLEY on 20 Nov. 1898 in Vernon County, MO. His parents were Issac Branson MALCOM and Sarah Ann RANDOLPH. Nellie's parents were William Tell MANLEY and Sarah Matilda WALKER. Any information on any of these people would be greatly appreciated. Thank you.

70 Surnames: Carpenter Cameron
Patricia Splater Tatom Thu Aug 28 17:07:10 1997

Am looking for Arch or Ora Frances CARPENTER and Mary PENNINGTON CAMERON. Ora Frances was buried somewhere in Vernon County near Nevada in 1975. I would appreciate any help in tracing my roots. Thank You. [email protected]

71 Surnames: Towner Wallace
Ross Funkhouser Sat Aug 30 09:44:47 1997

Seeking info on parents and siblings of Gillead TOWNER who married Julia A. WALLACE IN 1887 at Nevada, Vernon Co., MO. They had a daughter, Edna May, born 1888 in Bronaugh, Vernon Co., MO. Gillead and Julia left Missouri and made the land run in Oklahoma in 1893. Have info relating to Gillead and Julia's descendants that I am willing to share.

72 Surnames: Brown Hess
Ross Funkhouser Sat Aug 30 09:55:52 1997

Seeking info on parents/siblings of A.L. BROWN (b: 1866)who married Fannie Gertrude HESS (b: 1881) in Vernon Co., MO on 8/25/1897. They had daughter Caroline born 9/7/1898 at Neosho Falls, KS. Willing to share info on their desceqndents.

73 Surnames: Walkup
Dan Walkup Sat Sep 6 18:02:31 1997

I am looking for information on Henry Township, Vernon Co., MO. My family was listed as living there in the 1880 census, however I have been unable to find any information on the Township. I would also like to know if there were any deaths/marriages of my family there. The information I have says that Albert Atlas Walkup was born in MO, Nov 1874. His older sister, Lizzie, and younger brother, Fred were also born here. Siblings, Jenne, George, and Isabella were born elsewhere. All of there parents were Orsammus and Julia Walkup, both born in New York (I believe Cicero, Onondaga Co.) If anyone has any information, I would be most aprreciative!!

74 Surnames: Russell Henry
LaShawn Smith Tue Sep 9 20:57:40 1997

I am trying to find info on my great great grandmother. Her name was Lena Mae Russell. She marries John Adam Henry and had three children, Homer and a twin that died at birth and another son named Jerome Lee. Lena's birthday was 8-23-1877. I am trying to find her parents and so on. I can give info on her children to anyone that might know something about her.

75 Surnames: Claypool
Mary Wed Sep 10 12:13:47 1997

Am searching for information on Claypool line. Especially for information on Jacob & Deborah, who are listed in probate court records in Vernon co. 1861, may be listed in Bourbon co. KS on 1860 census. Parents? Siblings? Our Claypool ancestors were in Knox co, Mo, 1860, moved to Butler co. KS, around 1872, family legend states that they were in Vernon co. MO with relatives awhile inbetween. May have connections to Boone co. Mo. Also searching for Metz line. Same areas.

76 Surnames: Ray Davenport
Carole Tremaglio Thu Sep 11 03:41:17 1997

I am looking for information about Thomas E. RAY who married Rhoda A. DAVENPORT in 1855 in Sangamon County Illinois. They moved to Vernon County, MO. (I believe it was after the Civil War). There were at least four children. I would appreciate any information.

77 Surnames: Ridgway
Jenell Rector Cremeans Sat Sep 13 20:08:33 1997

I am looking for any information that I can find on my Grandfather, Clarence Julius Ridgway who was born 12/13/1892 in Deerfield, MO to William Robert Ridgway and Sylvania Bradshaw Ridgway. He had one brother, Frank Ridgway and three sisters, Lois Ridgway, Bessie Ridgway Carlock (KS), and Ruth Ridgway Barhart (KS). His first marriage was to Millie Finney I think and his second marriage was to my grandmother Mabel Elizabeth Rigling in Wichita, KS, 11/20/1927. I would like to find the dates, names, and places for his ancestors.

78 Surnames: Stinson
Chuck Buckley Sun Sep 14 1997

I am doing research on the STINSON surname.

Specifically looking for information on Reuben STINSON, b. ca 1815 VA,died 1883 Vernon county, MO, buried in Balltown cemetery.

Youngest son George Washington STINSON was b. 1860, Vernon county, moved to Lincoln county OK, died there 1925.

Any information on anyone with surname STINSON would be appreciated.

Surnames: Stinson
79 Tom Stinson Mon Sep 15 13:13:21 1997

I am researching the family of Reuben Stinson who lived in Metz area from about 1862 to his death in 1883. His children remained thru the 1880s but were gone by 1900. Children included Newton, Jasper, Reuben, Andrew Jackson, William, Nancy, Elizabeth, Mary Ellen. Related families are Bunt, Pryor, McCullogh. 1st wife Nancy Sharon, 2nd unk., third Cyrena Symeral Stinson.

80 Surnames: Smith Bennett
Kathy Collier Tue Sep 16 17:03:40 1997

Looking for information on a baby boy born in Nevada, Vernon, Missouri on November 29, 1892. He was adopted by the SMITH family leaving for Oregon about two years later. The baby's boy's adopted name was GRANT BENNETT SMITH. Adopted parents names were WILLIAM MARTZ SMITH and ALMA LOUISE BENNETT. This is my husband's uncle and we are trying to find his mother's real family. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Other names that come up in family stories are FOSTER, QUINN, and MILLER. Their real mother it was told, died of the Flu.

81 Surnames: Roseberry
Richard Cormack Sat Sep 20 21:54:39 1997

My great grandfather, Thomas H. Roseberry, died in Vernon County in 1891. I would be interested in any information you may have on him or any other Roseberry's in the 1800's. Thank you.

82 Surnames: Hardaker Hardacre
Joyce McCool Fri Sep 26 20:10:39 1997

Searching for family of HARDACRE/HARDAKER who lived in Dederick, Vernon Co. Mo., Clear Creek Twp about 1900-1910 Also need maiden name and marriage date of Nan who married John B. Hardaker. Will exchange information.