Selected Families and Individuals


Millard Taylor MCMURRY [Parents] 1, 2 was born on 9 Jan 1912 1, 2 in Arkansas 1, 2. He died on 8 Jan 2001 2 in Little Rock, Pulaski Co., Arkansas 2. Millard married Flossy Mae GUTHREY 2 in Mar 1941 2.

Flossy Mae GUTHREY [Parents] [scrapbook] 1 was born on 4 Mar 1914 1 in Arkansas 1. She died on 8 Jul 2007 1 in Little Rock, Pulaski Co., Arkansas 1. She was buried in Forest Hills Memorial Park, Pulaski Co., Arkansas 2. Flossy married Millard Taylor MCMURRY in Mar 1941 1.

Obituary excerpt from the Bradley Co., RootsWeb site from Diane McMurry Gardner:
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   Flossie Mae Guthrey McMurry of Little Rock went to be with her Lord, Sunday, July 8, 2007.
   She joined Baptist Tabernacle Church in 1947 as organist and served for 42 years in that capacity along with many other activities including preschool children and senior Bible Class. The church later moved west and became Parkway Place Baptist.
   She was employed by the Arkansas State Hospital for 43 years, at Benton and Little Rock, the last 25 years she was Administrative Assistant to the Commissioner of Mental Health. She was also a member of several Auxiliaries.
   She loved to travel and did so extensively. Her travels included Europe, Alaska, Hawaii, Canada, Israel, and each state in the United States - "God's beautiful world." She loved her Church, her family and many friends and loved to work in her yard - "A thing of beauty was a joy forever."
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They had the following children.

  M i Living.
  M ii Living.

Living [Parents].

He had the following children.

  F i Living.

Glynn T. ALLISON [Parents] 1 was born on 15 Jan 1913 1 in Arkansas 1. He died on 23 Apr 1986 1, 2 in Little Rock, Pulaski Co., Arkansas 1, 2. Glynn married Maylah MCMURRY 4 on 16 Oct 1937 3 in Saline, Arkansas 3.

Other marriages:
Living

Glynn was residing in Salem, Arkansas, in the Benton Area.  He died in the Baptist hosptial in Little Rock. [Glynda Allison Turner].

Maylah MCMURRY [Parents] 1 was born on 9 Jun 1909 1, 2 in Arkansas 1, 2. She died on 5 Oct 1982 2, 3 in Little Rock, Pulaski Co., Arkansas 2, 3. Maylah married Glynn T. ALLISON 3 on 16 Oct 1937 2 in Saline, Arkansas 2.

They had the following children.

  F i Living.

Russell LILY 1 was born on 3 Oct 1915 1. He died on 3 Apr 1954 1. He was buried in McFarland Cemetery, Bradley Co., Arkansas 1. Russell married Lirleen MCMURRY on 13 Dec 1938 1 in Calhoun, Arkansas 1.

Russell worked for Cash Butane in Warren, Bradley Co., Arkansas.

Living [Parents].

They had the following children.

  F i Living.

Young William "Bill" ETHERIDGE [Parents] [scrapbook] 1, 2 was born on 26 Apr 1888 2, 3, 4, 5 in Berea, Ashley Co., Arkansas 2, 4, 5. He died on 20 Jul 1961 3, 4. He was buried in Hamburg Cemetery, Ashley Co., Arkansas 3. Bill married Ruth Brown STAPLETON.

From Y. W.'s WW I Draft Registration Card, he is noted as being short and stout with blue eyes and black hair.  At this time he is single and employed as a court stenographer in Hamburg, Ashley Co., Arkansas.  Also on his card is the fact that he is crippled, having broken both legs and "in operation for rickets".

Ruth Brown STAPLETON 1 was born on 19 Dec 1893 1, 2 in Winona, Minnesota 2. She died on 13 Sep 1979 2. She was buried in Hamburg Cemetery, Ashley Co., Arkansas 1. Ruth married Young William ETHERIDGE "Bill" 3, 4.

They had the following children.

  F i Living.
  F ii Living.

Thomas H. "Tommy" LIESEN 1 was born on 20 Nov 1915 2. He died on 12 May 2002 2, 3 in Eads, Kiowa Co., Colorado 2. Tommy married 1 Philomene TROTTER 4, 5 in 1946 3.

Philomene TROTTER [Parents] [scrapbook] 1, 2 was born on 17 Nov 1921 1, 3 in Sugar City, Crowley Co., Colorado 1, 3. She died on 11 Mar 2006 3 in Eads, Kiowa Co., Colorado 3. She was buried in Eads Cemetery, Kiowa Co., Colorado 3. Philomene married 3 Thomas H. LIESEN "Tommy" in 1946 4.

Obituary excerpt from the Lamar Daily News, March 15, 2006:
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Funeral services for Philomene Liesen, 84, Eads, CO resident, will take place at 1 p.m. on Friday, March 17 at the United Methodist Church in Eads.  Burial will be at Eads Cemetery in Eads, CO.  Liesen was born on Nov. 17, 1921 in Sugar City, CO and died on March 11, 2006 at Weisbrod Hospital in Eads, CO.
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They had the following children.

  M i Living.

Virgil Leigh TROTTER [Parents] [scrapbook] 1, 2 was born on 14 Nov 1929 1, 3, 4 in Sand Arroya, Crowley Co., Colorado 1, 4. He died on 8 Jun 2006 3 in La Junta, Otero Co., Colorado 3. Virgil married 5 Suzanne M. RAISER "Suzie" on 7 Aug 1955 in Craig, Holt Co., Missouri.

Living [Parents].

They had the following children.

  F i Living.
  M ii Living.

Daniel Robert "Bob" GRAY [Parents] [scrapbook] 1, 2 was born on 23 Oct 1895 1 in Las Animas, Bent Co., Colorado 1. He died in Jul 1972 3 in Carson, Los Angeles Co., California 3. Bob married Emma G. UNKNOWN about 1920 4.

   From Bob's 1917 World War I registration card, he is noted as as being a Smelterman for P. D. Corp., Copper Queen Branch, Roaster Department, in Douglas, Arizona.  At this time he lives at 1530 21st street, the same residence as his older sister Nina and husband Art (who also worked for the copper mine).  Bob is described as being "tall and slender with grey eyes and light hair."

Living.


John SLATER 1 was born 2 before 1810 in Pennsylvania or Massachusetts 1. He died in 1848 1, 3 in Vermillion Township, La Salle Co., Illinois 1, 3. John married Mary WARNOCK "Polly" 1 on 13 Mar 1834 1 in Putman Co., Illinois 1.

Other marriages:
BINGHAM, Betsey

An account of John Slater is given in Elmer Baldwin's 1877 publication: "History of La Salle County Illinois," Rand, McNally & Co., Chicago.
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Vermillion Township pp 289-290
John Slater, from Ohio, settled in Sangamon County in 1823, came to Bailey's Grove in 1829; he bought a claim of Tracy, a transient claimant, on S.24, T.32, R.1; in 1833 sold his claim to Nathaniel Eddy, and made a claim on S.19, T.32, R.2, where he lived and raised a large family. He died of cholera in 1848; his first wife died in 1832; his second wife, Mary Warnock, is now living with Alfred.  He left seven children: Henry, married Lydia Galloway, he died of cholera in 1848; Harriet, married Jacob Barr, they live at Lowell; Sally, is single; Olive, married Charles Clark, and lives in Missouri; Jerusha, married J. W. Wells, she is now a widow, lining in Streator; B. F., married Louisa Dart, are now living at Farm Ridge, have six children; Alfred, married Mary Jane Kirkpatrick, and lives at Metropolis, III.
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Mary "Polly" WARNOCK 1 was born about 1792 1 in South Carolina 1. She died after 1875 2. Polly married John SLATER 1 on 13 Mar 1834 1 in Putman Co., Illinois 1.

Marriage Notes:

Married by E. H. Hazard [Kathleen Davis GEDCOM]


Joshua DARTE 1 was born on 14 Aug 1727 1 in Bolton, Tolland Co., Connecticut 1. Joshua married Deborah SPENCER 1 on 3 Apr 1751 1 in Bolton, Tolland Co., Connecticut 1.

Deborah SPENCER [Parents] 1 was born on 27 May 1731 1 in Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut 1. Deborah married Joshua DARTE 1 on 3 Apr 1751 1 in Bolton, Tolland Co., Connecticut 1.

They had the following children.

  M i Olivet DART was born on 2 Apr 1763. He died in 1827.

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