Selected Families and Individuals


James D. CRAWFORD 1 was born about 1811 1 in Georgia 1. James married 1 Elizabeth UNKNOWN 1.

James was counted in a census 1 in 1870 in Morehouse Pa., Louisiana.

Elizabeth UNKNOWN 1 was born about 1806 1 in Georgia 1. Elizabeth married 1 James D. CRAWFORD 1.

They had the following children.

  M i William R. CRAWFORD was born about 1841. He died on 7 May 1925.

William Carroll CRAWFORD [Parents] 1, 2, 3 was born on 11 Jan 1886 1, 3, 4 in Louisiana 1. He died on 6 Nov 1965 3. He was buried in Extra Cemetery, Ashley Co., Arkansas 3. William married 5 Mattie M. UNKNOWN 5, 6 about 1918 6.

From William's 1918 WW I Draft Registration Card, he is noted as being of medium height and build with grey eyes and brown hair.  At this time he resides in Tillou, Morehouse Pa., Louisiana, where he is farming.

Mattie M. UNKNOWN 1, 2 was born about 1892 1 in Arkansas 1. Mattie married 1 William Carroll CRAWFORD 3, 4, 5 about 1918 2.

They had the following children.

  M i Living.
  M ii
David H. CRAWFORD 1 was born on 1 Oct 1926 1, 2 in Louisiana 1. He died on 14 Jan 1950 2. He was buried in Extra Cemetery, Ashley Co., Arkansas 2.
  F iii Living.
  F iv Living.

Young Dudley CRAWFORD [Parents] 1, 2 was born on 7 Aug 1888 1, 2 in Tillou, Morehouse Pa., Louisiana 1, 2. Young married 3 Leona Myrtle FRANKLIN "Myrtle" 1, 3, 4.

From Young's 1917 WW I Draft Registration Card, he is described as being tall and of medium build with blue eyes and light brown hair.  At this time he resided in Tillou, Morehouse Pa., Louisiana, where he is farming.

Leona Myrtle "Myrtle" FRANKLIN [Parents] 1, 2, 3 was born in Apr 1893 1, 2 in Arkansas 1, 2. Myrtle married 2 Young Dudley CRAWFORD 1, 4.

From the May 4, 1911, "Ashley County Eagle":
"Mrs. Myrtle Crawford, Tillou, La., visited her mother, Mrs. C.A. Franklin, this week."

They had the following children.

  F i Living.
  M ii Living.
  F iii Living.
  M iv Living.
  F v Living.
  F vi Living.
  F vii Living.
  F viii Living.

Charles A. FRANKLIN 1 was born on 22 Sep 1858 1, 2, 3 in Arkansas 1. He died on 8 Sep 1909 2. He was buried in Antioch Cemetery, Ashley Co., Arkansas 2. Charles married Lillah D. HONEYCUTT "Lilla" 1, 3, 4 on 15 Dec 1881 1, 4 in Ashley Co., Arkansas 4.

Lillah D. "Lilla" HONEYCUTT 1, 2, 3 was born on 10 Feb 1862 1, 3 in Arkansas 1. She died on 15 Jun 1932 3. She was buried in Antioch Cemetery, Ashley Co., Arkansas 3. Lilla married Charles A. FRANKLIN 1 on 15 Dec 1881 1, 2 in Ashley Co., Arkansas 2.

They had the following children.

  F i Leona Myrtle "Myrtle" FRANKLIN was born in Apr 1893.

Lindsey W. DEW [Parents] 1, 2 was born in Mar 1880 2 in Arkansas 2. Lindsey married Willie Lee ALLEN 1, 2 on 15 Feb 1903 1, 3 in Ashley Co., Arkansas 3.

Willie Lee ALLEN [Parents] 1, 2 was born in Nov 1884 1 in Arkansas 1. Willie married Lindsey W. DEW 1, 2 on 15 Feb 1903 2, 3 in Ashley Co., Arkansas 3.

From the February 19, 1903, "Ashley County Eagle":
"Mr. Lindsey Dew and Miss Willie Lee Allen, daughter of W.S. Allen of Prairie Township, were married last Sunday."

They had the following children.

  F i Living.
  F ii Living.
  F iii Living.
  M iv Living.

Ruben C. DEW 1 was born in Feb 1855 1 in Mississippi 1. Ruben married Margret J. NUTT 1 about 1875 1.

Margret J. NUTT 1 was born in Jul 1848 1 in Georgia 1. Margret married Ruben C. DEW 1 about 1875 1.

They had the following children.

  M i Lindsey W. DEW was born in Mar 1880.

Robert C. ALLEN [Parents] 1 was born in Aug 1882 1 in Arkansas 1. Robert married Mae FENNER 2 about 1905 2.

Robert was counted in a census 2 in 1910 in Fort Worth Ward 3, Tarrant Co., Texas.

From the April 16, 1908, "Ashley County Eagle":
"R.C. Allen, of Fort Worth, Texas, came for the funeral of his brother, Featherston, but arrived too late."

Mae FENNER 1 was born about 1884 1 in Mississippi 1. Mae married Robert C. ALLEN 2 about 1905 1.

They had the following children.

  M i Living.
  M ii Living.
  M iii Living.

Living [Parents].

Living.


Robert WALLACE 1.

He had the following children.

  F i Mattie L. WALLACE was born in 1881. She died in 1956.

Joseph J. ELMS 1, 2 was born on 18 Mar 1887 2, 3 in Corsicana, Navarro Co., Texas 2, 3. He died on 26 Dec 1950 3 in Fort Worth, Tarrant Co., Texas 3. He was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Fort Worth, Tarrant Co., Texas 3. Joseph married Mary K. ALLEN 4 about 1908 2.

Mary K. ALLEN [Parents] 1 was born in Mar 1889 1 in Arkansas 1. Mary married Joseph J. ELMS 2, 3 about 1908 2.

From the April 8, 1909, "Ashley County Eagle":
"Mrs. J.J. Elms of Dennison, Texas, is visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. W.S. Allen, in this city."

They had the following children.

  F i Living.
  F ii Mildred Elizabeth ELMS was born about 1911. She died on 17 Feb 1973.
  M iii
Joseph Allen ELMS 1, 2 was born on 8 Nov 1911 1, 2 in Texas 1, 2. He died on 9 Nov 1953 2 in Smithfield, Tarrant Co., Texas 2. He was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Fort Worth, Tarrant Co., Texas 2.
  M iv Living.
  F v Living.
  M vi Living.

Home First Previous Next Last

Surname List | Name Index

Return to Home Page


Any commercial or for-profit use of this data is strictly prohibited!
Not all data has been verified. Your inputs are needed and welcomed. Thanks! 
© 2009 by James R. Shell, II