An examination of the delayed birth certificate of Callie Watts, my first cousin 3x removed and grand aunt.
On one sheet of the 1940 Federal census for Pope County, Arkansas you'll find three connected families: Graham, Condley, and Marable.
The family of my grand uncle John Jasper Graham can be found on the 1950 Federal Census residing in Sylvania Township, Scott County, Missouri.
To celebrate the release of the 1950 Census, here is my grandpa Daniel Graham in the census for New Madrid County, Missouri.
In the early Nineteenth Century, a young man named Samuel Groom began courting Frances Scott in Caswell County, North Carolina.
Jasper Newton Kilgore was the son of William Kilgore and Margaret Barnett. In 1882, he married Mary Elizabeth Scott.
I recently learned of the passing of Wendell Mead Rains. I did not know Wendell, but we are related. I'll explain the family connection in the notes following the obituary. My condolences to Wendell's family. Wendell Mead Rains Wendell Mead Rains, age 81 of Marshall, Arkansas passed from this life on Friday, December 31st, 2021…
Mom's sister Nellie passed away on Monday.
Once back in the Union, Alabama drafted a new constitution that would undo many of the elements required for its reinstatement. Alabama's citizens would vote on it in 1875.
On 24 May 1918, Private William Thomas Graham of Watts, Arkansas was discharged from the National Army after serving for only five months.