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Essie Armenta LAWHORN

Essie Armenta LAWHORN

Female 1881 - 1950  (68 years)

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  • Name Essie Armenta LAWHORN 
    Born 11 Mar 1881  , , , Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Married/Alternate Name Essie Jones  [4
    1910 U.S. Census 15 Apr 1910  , Blissville, Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Age: 29y 
    • She was recorded as the wife of William Jones, married for 12 years, and 29 years old at the time of this census. She had six children, five of which were still alive at the time of this census. Illinois was her reported birthplace.
    1910 U.S. census, Illinois, Jefferson County, Blissville [COATES, Frank] Pg1
    1910 U.S. census, Illinois, Jefferson County, Blissville [COATES, Frank] Pg1
    1920 U.S. Census 1 Jan 1920  , Blissville, Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Age: 38y 
    • She was recorded as the wife of James W. Jones, married, and 38 years old at the time of this census. Illinois was her reported birthplace. Missouri was the reported birthplace of both her father and mother.
    1920 U.S. census, Illinois, Jefferson County, Blissville [JONES, James William]
    1920 U.S. census, Illinois, Jefferson County, Blissville [JONES, James William]
    1930 U.S. Census 1 Apr 1930  , Ashley, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Age: 49y 
    • She was recorded as the wife of William Jones, married, and 49 years old at the time of this census. Illinois was her reported birthplace. Missouri was the reported birthplace of her father, and Illinois was the reported birthplace of her mother.
    1930 U.S. census, Illinois, Washington County, Ashley [JONES, James William]
    1930 U.S. census, Illinois, Washington County, Ashley [JONES, James William]
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    Died 1 Mar 1950  [1, 8
    Age: 68y 11m 20d 
    Cause: Carcinoma of the pancreas with abdominal metastases 
    Buried Mount Zion Cemetery, Blissville, Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gravestone for JONES, James 'William' & Essie Armenta (Lawhorn)
    Gravestone for JONES, James "William" & Essie Armenta (Lawhorn)
    Transcription:
    JONES
    WILLIAM
    SEPT 17 1873
    FEB 2 1955

    ESSIE
    MAR 11 1881
    MAR 1 1950
    Photographed by Kathy Kult on 30 April 2005
    Person ID I3850  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Lawhorn Branch
    Last Modified 3 Jan 2018 

    Father William Jackson LAWHORN,   b. 13 Oct 1847, , Benton, Greene County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1920, , Ashley, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Mary Vienna GODDARD,   b. 27 Aug 1855, , , Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1921, , Ashley, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 19 Jun 1870  , Newtonia, Newton County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10, 11
    • William and Mary were in the same household in the 1870 U.S. census, taken on 10 Aug 1870. They were married on 19 Jun 1870.

      William's parents lived in Benton Twp, then Greene County when he was 3 yrs old. It was then named Newton County at the time William and Mary were married. Currently, it is now Douglas County.
    Marriage of LAWHORN, William J. and GODDARD, Mary V.
    Marriage of LAWHORN, William J. and GODDARD, Mary V.

    Transcription:

    State of Missouri }
    County of Newton } ss June 19, A.D. 1870

    This certifies that on the 19 day of June A.D. 1870 Mr. William J. Lawhorn and Ms. Mary V. Goddard were by me united in Marriage according to the Laws of God, and of the State of Missouri at Newtonia Newton County Missiouri

    S.W. Wolcott
    Justice of the Peace

    Filed September 19 Recorded Oct 11, 1870
    Jr. Hopkins
    Clerk

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    Family of LAWHORN, William Jackson
    Family of LAWHORN, William Jackson
    LAWHORN, William J. & Mary V. (Goddard)
    LAWHORN, William J. & Mary V. (Goddard)
    SOURCE: The Historical Society of Washington County, Washington County, Illinois 1979 History, (Dallas, Texas : Taylor Publishing Company, 1979), p. 314, [submitted by Velda D. Langrand].
    Family ID F1316  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family James "William" JONES,   b. 17 Sep 1873,   d. 2 Feb 1955, Washington Springs Nursing Home, Okawville, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 30 Dec 1897  , , Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Vol. 12, 0068300
    Children 
     1. Clyde Levi JONES,   b. 1899,   d. 1970  (Age 71 years)
     2. Myrtle Rosella JONES,   b. 1901,   d. 1930  (Age 29 years)
     3. Grace Maud JONES,   b. 1904,   d. 1913  (Age 9 years)
     4. [Infant Son] JONES,   b. 1906,   d. 1906  (Age 0 years)
    +5. George Edward JONES,   b. 1907,   d. 1972  (Age 65 years)
     6. William David JONES,   b. 1910,   d. 1922  (Age 12 years)
     7. Beulah F. JONES,   b. 1913
     8. A. Raymond JONES,   b. 1916,   d. 1969  (Age 53 years)
    +9. Donald Edgar JONES,   b. 19 Sep 1930, , Mattoon, Coles County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 2001, , Fayetteville, Washington County, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    Photos
    Family of JONES, Essie
    Family of JONES, Essie
    George, Bob, Donald, Mom [Essie], Bettie, Raymond, me [Beulah?] & mom holding Janet

    SOURCE: Carolyn Kelley
    Family of JONES, Essie, later
    Family of JONES, Essie, later
    Donald Edgar is wearing the cowboy hat. His mother, Essie Jones, is behind him. All others in picture are still unidentified.

    SOURCE: Carolyn Kelley
    Last Modified 12 Jul 2010 
    Family ID F1473  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Mar 1881 - , , , Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Dec 1897 - , , Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1910 U.S. Census - Age: 29y - 15 Apr 1910 - , Blissville, Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1920 U.S. Census - Age: 38y - 1 Jan 1920 - , Blissville, Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1930 U.S. Census - Age: 49y - 1 Apr 1930 - , Ashley, Washington County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Zion Cemetery, Blissville, Jefferson County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Family of LAWHORN, William Jackson
    Family of LAWHORN, William Jackson
    Family of JONES, Essie, later
    Family of JONES, Essie, later
    Donald Edgar is wearing the cowboy hat. His mother, Essie Jones, is behind him. All others in picture are still unidentified.

    SOURCE: Carolyn Kelley
    Family of JONES, Essie
    Family of JONES, Essie
    George, Bob, Donald, Mom [Essie], Bettie, Raymond, me [Beulah?] & mom holding Janet

    SOURCE: Carolyn Kelley
    JONES, Essie (Lawhorn)
    JONES, Essie (Lawhorn)

  • CiteRef for this page  Kathy Kult, KKs Family History (http://kks-fam.net/getperson.php?personID=I3850&tree=1: accessed 18 July 2018), "Essie Armenta LAWHORN"

  • Sources 
    1. [S529] Mt. Zion Cemetery (Blissville, Jefferson County, Illinois; LAT/LON N38.29788°, W-89.12725°; located in Blissville Twp., Illinois, just east of Ashley, Illinois; take Rt. 15 east out of Ashely, for approx. 2.10 miles; take Old State Road (Rt 15 turns to the left, and Old State Rd is staight ahead); take Old State Rd. for approx. 1.7 miles; the cemetery is on the left (north) side of the road), William & Essie Jones marker; personally read and photographed, 30 April 2005. (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S1020] El Paso County, Texas, death certificate, file no. 11536, "Essie Armenta Jones", 1 Mar 1950; Texas Bureau of Vital Statistics, digital images of originals housed at the State Registrar Office in Austin, Texas; image downloaded from FamilySearch.org, Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 image 2324 of 3354, (http://familysearch.org/ : accessed 30 August 2010). [Indexed on familysearch.org as "Essie Armenta Lawhorn"], (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S1077] William J. Lawhorn (Pvt., Co. H, 8th Mo. Cav., Civil War), pension application no. 1,010,157, certificate no. 797,783, Case Files of Approved Pension Applications ..., 1861–1934; Civil War and Later Pension Files; Department of Veterans Affairs, Record Group 15; National Archives, Washington, D.C., Questionaire, 21 March 1915. (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S62] "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900," database, Illinois State Archives, (http://www.ilsos.gov/isavital/marriagesrch.jsp : accessed 2009-present), entry for James W. Jones and Essie Lawhorn, 30 December 1897; citing Jefferson County Marriages, vol. 12, no license number.. (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S721] 1910 U.S. census, Jefferson County, Illinois, population schedule, Blissville Township, p. 22 (stamped), enumeration district (ED) 98, sheet 8-A, dwelling 149, family 151, William Jones household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 20 July 2006); citing National Archives microfilm publication T624, roll 294, (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S609] 1920 U.S. census, Jefferson County, Illinios, population schedule, Blissville Township, p. 141 (stamped), enumeration district (ED) 117, sheet 3-A, Radom Road, dwelling 52, family 53, James W. Jones household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 12 January 2007); citing National Archives microfilm publication T625, roll 376, (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S611] 1930 U.S. census, Washington County, Illinois, population schedule, Ashley, p. 241 (stamped), enumeration district (ED) 95-1, sheet 1-A, dwelling 3, family 3, William Jones household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 12 January 2007); citing National Archives microfilm publication T626, roll 565, (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S1020] El Paso County, Texas, death certificate, file no. 11536, "Essie Armenta Jones", 1 Mar 1950; Texas Bureau of Vital Statistics, digital images of originals housed at the State Registrar Office in Austin, Texas; image downloaded from FamilySearch.org, Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 image 2324 of 3354, (http://familysearch.org/ : accessed 30 August 2010). [Indexed on familysearch.org as "Essie Armenta Lawhorn"], (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S217] Newton County, Missouri, Marriage Records, A:172, Lawhorn-Goddard, 1870; FHL microfiche M515,511, (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S795] Newton County, Missouri, "Marriages", (1867-1872), A2:172 and 187, entry for Wm LAWHORN and Mary V. GODDARD, 19 June 1870; MSA microfilm C20256, Missouri State Archives, Jefferson City. (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S1077] William J. Lawhorn (Pvt., Co. H, 8th Mo. Cav., Civil War), pension application no. 1,010,157, certificate no. 797,783, Case Files of Approved Pension Applications ..., 1861–1934; Civil War and Later Pension Files; Department of Veterans Affairs, Record Group 15; National Archives, Washington, D.C..