Selected Families and Individuals

Riley Lane TURNER [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 was born 2 on 12 Jul 1840 in Mississippi. He died on 11 May 1926 in Arkansas. He was buried 3 in New Troy Cemetery, Drew Co., Arkansas. Riley married 4 Margaret E. LLOYD after 1880.

Other marriages:

   Riley Lane Turner, born 12 July 1840 in Mississippi, is thought to be the eldest child of Samuel W. and Susan (unknown maiden name) Turner.  Historical records for Riley are conflicted (as detailed further below), but it appears Riley was married to Mary (unknown maiden name) in 1860.  In the 1860 census, he is enumerated as "Lane" (age 19) and he and Mary (age 18) reside in Calhoun Co., Mississippi.  Also in the 1860 census it is noted that his parents and younger siblings are in a nearby household.  (In the 1850 census, Riley is seen as a child in this household, which is then in Yalobusha Co., Mississippi; on 6 June 1852 a portion of Yalobusha County became Calhoun Co.).  
    An 1870 census enumeration for Riley has not been found, but in 1880 Riley and Mary are seen residing in the Fifth District of Yalobusha Co.  Presumably they moved west from Calhoun Co. back into Yalobusha Co.  A few items are of interest from the 1880 census.  First, it appears that Riley and Mary have a daughter, Annie E., who was born ca. 1872.  From a census form entry, it appears that Annie may be adopted.  Of further interest is the fact that Riley's son, Robert Lee Turner, who would be around 9 years old at this time, is not found.  Matters are further confused by the fact that another child of Riley's, Estelle, should have been present in the 1880 census, but is not. Furthermore, it is known that Estelle's mother was not Mary, to whom Riley is shown married to in the 1880 census, but Margaret Loyd.  In the 1880 census Margaret Loyd appears a few households away from Riley and Mary.  So the question is--was Estelle an illegitimate child of Riley's?  Where are Riley's children Robert Lee and Estelle for the 1880 census?  One might conclude this could be the wrong Riley Turner, but several other factors inidicate this is the correct Riley Turner in the 1880 census.
    A 1900 census enumeration for Riley has yet to be found, and the next documented evidence of Riley is a 1906 land patent for 80 acres in Collins Township, Drew Co., Arkansas.  In the 1910 census Riley is seen to be married to Margaret Loyd Turner, and though they are living by themselves, it is shown that she has had two children.
   Riley died 11 May 1926, outliving Margaret by ten years.  He is buried in the New Troy Cemetery, Ashley Co., Arkansas.

Margaret E. LLOYD [Parents] [scrapbook] 1, 2 was born 2, 3 on 3 Oct 1855 in Duck Hill, Montgomery Co., Mississippi. She died on 22 Apr 1916 in Arkansas. She was buried 4 in New Troy Cemetery, Drew Co., Arkansas. Margaret married 5 Riley Lane TURNER after 1880.

Margaret's birth year is given as 1866 on her headstone--however it is believed that 1855 is the correct year.  From the 1880 census Margaret is seen as being 25 years old, and in the 1920 census she is 55 years old.  

They had the following children.

  F i Estelle H. TURNER was born on 4 Oct 1878. She died on 9 Apr 1963.

Ernest Green FERGUSON 1 was born on 25 Jan 1911 in Parkdale, Ashley Co., Arkansas. He died on 5 Jun 1991 in Hamburg, Ashley Co., Arkansas. He was buried 2 in Mt. Olive Cemetery, Ashley Co., Arkansas. The marriage ended in divorce. The marriage ended in divorce.

Robbie Aryllis STONE [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 was born 2 on 14 Nov 1920 in Ashley Co., Arkansas. She died 2 on 9 Feb 1986 in Crossett, Ashley Co., Arkansas. She was buried 2 in Mt. Olive Cemetery, Ashley Co., Arkansas. The marriage ended in divorce. The marriage ended in divorce.

Other marriages:
FLEMING, Elwood Leonard

1965:  residing in Searcy, Arkansas.
Jul 1978:  residing in Delark, Arkansas.

They had the following children.

  F i Living.
  M ii Living.

Johann Christ LICHT 1 was born about 1692 in Rhine Valley, Wiedt Westerwald Region, Rhineland-Pfalz, Germany. He died about 1750.

He had the following children.

  F i Eva Marie LICHT was born about 1718. She died about 1762.

Rudolph Bare HERR 1 was born about 1701 in Palatinate, Germany. He died about 1775 in Manor, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Rudolph married Barbara BRUBAKER 1.

Barbara BRUBAKER [Parents] 1 was born about 1705 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. She died about 1780 in Manor, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Barbara married Rudolph Bare HERR 1.

They had the following children.

  M i John HERR was born about 1727. He died about 1775.

Hans BRUBAKER 1 was born about 1678 in Baden Aargau, Switzerland. He died about 1788.

Information suspect...did he really live to be abt. 110 years old??

He had the following children.

  F i Barbara BRUBAKER was born about 1705. She died about 1780.

Louie J. SHELL [Parents] 1 was born 2 on 7 Feb 1900 in Owensville, Saline Co., Arkansas. He died 2 on 6 Apr 1963 3 in Arkansas. He was buried 1 in Hamburg Cemetery, Hamburg, Ashley Co., Arkansas. Louie married Effie Mae TAYLOR "GG" about 1930 4.

Effie Mae "GG" TAYLOR [Parents] [scrapbook] was born 1 on 3 Feb 1905 in Hamburg, Ashley Co., Arkansas. She died 2 on 25 Feb 1984 in Little Rock, Pulaski Co., Arkansas. She was buried 3 in Hamburg Cemetery, Ashley Co., Arkansas. GG married Louie J. SHELL about 1930 4.

Other marriages:
CHRISTMAS, Horace Jewell

Obituary from the Feb 29, 1984 edition of the Ashley County Ledger:
  Mrs. Effie Taylor Shell, age 79, of Hamburg, died Saturday, February 25, 1984, at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock.
  Mrs. Shell was a native of Ashley County, a homemaker and former co-owner and manager of Louie Shell Grocery.
Mrs. Shell was the widow of Mr. Louie Shell, past Matron of Order of Eastern Star and had a 50 year pin, Grand Rep. Colorado and Wyoming, was a member of the Hamburg Garden club, and was a member of the First Baptist Church of Hamburg.
  She is survived by one son, Mike Shell of Portland; two sisters, Mrs. Mae Tweedy and Mrs. Reba Shell, both of Hamburg; six grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.
  Funeral services were held Monday, February 27, 1984, at 10 a.m. at Hamburg First Baptist Church with the Rev. Ken Jordan officiating.  Pallbearers were Don Tweedy, Ray Tweedy, Edwin Shell, Frank Taylor, Mitchel Taylor, Bruce Switzer, Phil Switzer, and Ovid Switzer, Jr.  Honorary Pallbearers were the men of Eastern Star.  Interment was in the Hamburg Cemetery under the direction of Jones Funeral Home of Hamburg.

They had the following children.

  M i Robert Michael "Mike" SHELL was born on 2 Aug 1935. He died on 17 Dec 2001.

Simon WILLIAMS 1. Simon married Mary Ann DUNGAN 2, 3 on 16 Aug 1860 1 in Ashley Co., Arkansas 1.

Mary Ann DUNGAN [Parents] [scrapbook] 1, 2 was born 3 on 26 Dec 1845 4 in Mississippi. She died on 26 May 1911 4. She was buried in McFarland Cemetery, Bradley Co., Arkansas 4. Mary married Simon WILLIAMS on 16 Aug 1860 5 in Ashley Co., Arkansas 5.

Other marriages:
TAYLOR, Lemuel Columbus

Jacob DUNGAN [Parents] 1 was born about 1763. He died in 1826 in Lawrence, Mississippi.

1816--Clark Co. AL
1825--Bogue Chitto, MS (paid taxes on 80 acres)
1826--estate paid taxes on same land

Jacob, married about 1785, in SC, 4 - 5 sons and 3 daughters in 1800's census in SC. (Jacob's only brother, John died in 1824, in Clarke Co., Alabama and left several daughters and an infant sons, John Jr. born in 1824.

After 1800, I can not find Jacob in SC - I am sure he joined his father in Ky. His eldest son, Jonathan, born 1788 married in Logan County, Ky in 1816 to Elizabeth Dickerson and by 1820 were living in Clarke Co., Al. I have been unable to prove that James, born 1802; Charles B, born 1808; William, born 179--; Leroy, born 1790's; were actually Jacob's sons also but they all spent some time in Clarke Co., also. These DUNGAN'S , along w/ MY Elizabeth, were in Hinds Co., Miss in 1830 (from Ruby Finch Thompson OneWorldTree entry).

BIRTH: birth location of either SC or PA.

He had the following children.

  M i Charles B. DUNGAN was born about 1804. He died in 1870/1880.

Jonathan DUNGAN 1 was born in 1741 in Pennsylvania. He died in 1791 in Richland, South Carolina.

He had the following children.

  M i Jacob DUNGAN was born about 1763. He died in 1826.

Joel C. MORSE 1 was born about 1782 1 in North Carolina 1. He died after 1850 1. Joel married Unknown UNKOWN 2 before 1812.

Unknown UNKOWN 1 died before 1838. Unknown married Joel C. MORSE 2 before 1812.

They had the following children.

  F i Juliana MORSE was born about 1812. She died before 1857.

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