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Mahala (Wright) Dowell

--b. 1807 Warren Co., KY
--d. aft 1880 Bogata, Red River Co., TX
--m. John DOWELL
--abt 1825
----d. 1835/40

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Chronology

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Children of Mahala Wright and John Dowell

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  1. Sarah Elizabeth (Dowell) McIver

    --b. January 1, 1826 Henry Co., TN
    --d. July 8, 1868 Camden, Benton Co., TN
    ----buried Camden Cemetery, Camden, Benton Co., TN
    --m. James Henry McIVER
    --December 28, 1843 Tishomingo Co., MS
    ---b. February 17, 1816 Georgia
    ---d. January 17, 1897 Carroll Co. TN
    ----buried Camden Cemetery, Camden, Benton Co., TN
    ----James Mciver m/2 Sally E. ADKINS May 19, 1889

    • 1840 Tishomingo Co., MS
      --with parents
    • 1850 Tishomingo Co., MS
      --listed as Elizabeth McIver, age 24
    • 1860 Benton Co., TN
      --listed as Elizabeth McIver
    • 1870 Benton Co., TN
      --listed as J. H. McIver - widoer
    • 1880 Benton Co., TN
      --listed as James McIver, widower


      Children of Sarah Elizabeth Dowell and James Harvey McIver


    1. Seretha Angeline H. (McIver) Powell

      --b. November 1845 Tishomingo Co. MS
      --d. February 27,1920 Erath Co., Texas
      --m. John R. POWELL
      --March 26, 1866 Benton Co. Texas
      ----b. January 1841 Tennessee


        Children of Seretha Angeline McIver and John R. Powell


      1. Eli A. Powell

        --b. 1867 Benton Co., TN


      2. James G. Powell

        --b. 1869 Bento Co., TN


      3. John H. Powell

        --b. 1871 Benton Co., TN


      4. Cynthia Elizabeth 'Bessie' (Powell) Cole

        --b. February 9, 1873 Benton Co., TN
        --d. July 27, 1969 Iving, Dallas Co., Texas
        ----buried Hico Cemetery Corp, Hico, Texas
        --m. Moses A. COLE
        ----b. 1867
        ----d. March 10, 1942 Hico, Hamilton Co. Texas


      5. Mary Ethel Powell

        --b. May 30, 1876 Benton Co., TN
        --d. January 2, 1953 Graham, Young Co., Texas
        ----buried Oak Grove Cemetery, Graham, Texas


      6. Henrietta Susan (Powell) Young

        --b. November 9, 1878 Bento Co., TN
        --d. June 24, 1960 Abilene, Taylor Co., Texas
        ----buried Elmwood Memorial Cemetery, Abilene, Taylor Co., Texas
        --m. Robert Lee YOUNG
        ----b. Decmebr 22, 1878 Texas


          Children of Henrietta Susan Powell and Robert Lee Young


        • Robert Lee Young
          --b. 1906 Texas


        • O. Henry Powell Young
          --b. March 7, 1913 Texas
          --d. June 1, 2001
          ----buried Elmwood Memorial Cemetery, Abilene, Taylor Co., Texas
          --m. Dixie CLOUD
          ----b. August 23, 1917
          ----d. February 11, 2002
          ------buried Elmwood Memorial Cemetery, Abilene, Taylor Co., Texas

          Elmwood Cemetery Entrance

          O. Henry and Dixie's tombstone


      7. Clarence Powell

        --b. March 1884 Texas


    2. Mahala Ann (McIver) Smith

      --b. October 1846 Tishomingo Co., Ms
      --d. February 15, 1919 Red River Co., Texas
      ----buried Lone Star Cemetery, Red River Co., Texas
      --m. William F. SMITH
      --abt 1864 probably Benton Co., TN
      ----b. October 1846 Tennessee
      ----d. April 28, 1919 Red River Co. Texas
      ------buried Lone Star Cemetery, Red River Co., Texas


        Children of Mahala Ann McIver and William F. Smith


      1. John Frank Smith

        --b. August 1868 Benton Co. TN


      2. George Lafayette Smith

        --b. January 31, 1870 Benton Co. TN
        --d. February 27, 1913 Fed River Co. Texas
        ----buried Lone Star Cemetery, Red River Co., Texas
        --m. Annie Josephine COWELL
        --October 11, 1891 Red River Co. Texas
        ----b. September 9, 1869 Benton Co., TN
        ----d. February 9, 1935
        ------buried Lone Star Cemetery, Red River Co., Texas
        ------d/o James Riley Cowell and Winnie Madalena LOWRY


      3. William Horace Smith

        --b. May 1872 Benton Co. TN
        --d. May 5, 1954 Red River Co. Texas
        ----buried Slaton, Lubbock Co., Texas
        --m. Susan Addie JONES
        --1897 Red River Co., Texas
        ----b. August 1877 Texas


      4. Albert McIver 'Bert' Smith

        --b. May 1874 Benton Co. TN
        --d. January 13, 1954 Red River Co. Texas
        ----buried Lone Star Cemetery, Red River Co., Texas
        --m. Missouri E. BATEMAN
        ----b. May 23, 1874 Red River Co., Texas
        ----d. April 2, 1969 Clarksville, Red River Co. Texas
        ------buried Lone Star Cemetery, Red River Co., Texas
        ------d/o J. C. Bateman and Janie ?


    3. Sarah M. McIver

      --b. August 1850 Tishomingo Co. MS


    4. John Thomas McIver

      --b. May 12, 1852 Tishomingo Co. MS
      --d. January 23, 1918 Benton Co. TN
      ----buried Post Oak Methodist Cemetery, Camden, Benton Co., TN
      --m. Mary Frances SMITH
      --1877 Tennessee
      ----b. May 17, 1855 Tennessee
      ----d. November 25, 1934 Benton Co. TN
      ------buried Post Oak Methodist Cemetery, Camden, Benton Co., TN
      ------d/o John W. Smith and Emilia McKELVEY
      --------gd/o George Washington Smith and Hannah BARNES
      ----------gt gd/o Jesse Barnes
      --------gd/o William C. Mckelvey and Frances EMBRY
      ----------gt gd/o John McKelvey and Mary STUART


        Children of John Thomas McIver and Mary Frances Smith


      1. Ivan J. McIver

        --b. September 15, 1878 Benton Co., TN
        --d. March 15, 1968 McKenzie, Carroll Co. TN
        ----buried Prospect Cemetery, Benton Co., TN
        --m. Vera B. ---
        ----b. 1889 Tennessee
        ----d. 1945
        ------buried Prospect Cemetery, Benton Co., TN


      2. Elbert C. McIver

        --b. January 8, 1880 Benton Co., TN
        --d. July 15, 1968 Camden,Benton Co., TN
        ----buried Post Oak Methodist Cemetery, Camden, Benton Co., TN
        --m. Dora B. ---
        ----b. 1881 TN
        ----d. 1964 TN


      3. Milly M. McIver

        --b. February 1882 Benton Co. TN

      4. Victor McIver

        --b. April 26, 1882 Benton Co. TN
        --d. May 11, 1932 Benton Co., TN
        ----buried Liberty United Methodist Church Cemetery, Benton Co., TN
        --m. Lena PAFFORD
        --November 24, 1910
        ----d/o Gillespie Pafford and Hester PARKER
        ------gd/o John Pafford II and Louisa ARNOLD
        --------gt gd/o John Franklin Pafford and Mary Sarah Patience MELTON
        ----------2nd gt gd/o James Pafford and -----
        ------------3rd gt gd/o James Pafford and Martha MATTHEWS
        ----------2nd gt gd/o Cooper Melton and Phoebe MANNING
        --------gt gd/o Fernandes Arnold and Nancy SYKES

        Desendants are DOUBLE COUSINS to me, since I'm also a Pafford descenant.


      5. Hester E. (McIver) Wright

        --b. May 1884 Benton Co., TN
        --d. 1953 Benton Co. TN
        ----buried Pleasant Hill Methodist Cemetery, Benton Co., TN
        --m. James Arthur WRIGHT
        --March 7, 1909
        ----b. 1883 Tennessee
        ----d. 1913
        ------buried Pleasant Hill Methodist Cemetery, Benton Co., TN
        ----s/o James Riley Wright and Sarah BUSH
        ------gs/o James Campbell Wright and Nicy HUDSON
        --------gs/o William Wright and Frances 'Fanny' Campbell
        --------gs/o Edwin Gwin Hudson and Margaret SOUTHERD

        Desendants are DOUBLE COUSINS to me, since James is also a Wright descenant.


      6. Harold N. 'Jack' McIver

        --b. March 1, 1887 Benton Co., TN
        --d. December 1966 Camden, Benton Co. TN
        ----buried Post Oak Methodist Cemetery, Camden, Benton Co., TN
        --m. Flora A. WISEMAN
        ----b. 1890 Tennessee
        ----d. 1970
        ------buried Poland Twp, Greene Co., Arkansas
        ------d/o John Alexa Wiseman and Mary M. WEATHERLY


      7. John H. McIver

        --b. July 4, 1893 Benton Co. TN
        --d. February 28, 1954 Benton Co.,TN
        ----buried Liberty United Methodist Church Cemetery, Benton Co., TN
        --m. Rora STIGALL
        ----b. March 30, 1901 Tennessee
        ----d. 1985
        ------d/o Henry Edward Stigall and Mary Magdaline SPARKS
        --------gd/o John Lewis Stigall and Caroline M. HUDSON
        ----------gt gd/o John Harper Hudson and Nancy WRIGHT
        ------------2nd gt gd/o William Wright and Frances 'Fanny' Campbell
        --------gd/o James Thomas Sparks and Nancy W. WHEATLEY
        ----------gt gd/o James Sparks and Dortha A. BLACKWELL

        Desendants are DOUBLE COUSINS to me, since Rora is also a Wright descenant.


      8. Mary E. McIver

        --b. November 1894 Benton Co. TN


      9. Leanora C. McIver

        --b. September 1899 Benton Co., TN


      10. Hassell McIver

        --b. March 3, 1900
        --d. November 1971 Zion, Lake Co., Illinois
        --m. Leone HARTLEY
        ----b. 1906 Benton Co., Tn
        ----d/o William C. Hartley and Amanda Amazon 'Ammie' DEATON
        ------gd/o Jacob Emsley 'Jake' Deaton and Eudora STEVENS
        --------gt gd/o Lewis Jacob Deaton and Caroline Matilda WRIGHT
        ----------2nd gt gd/o Riley William Deaton and Frances A. SPENCER
        ----------2nd gt gd/o William Wright and Frances 'Fanny' Campbell

        Desendants are DOUBLE COUSINS to me, since Leone is also a Wright descenant.


    5. Mary A. McIver

      --b. March 13, 1854 Tennessee


    6. Susan McIver

      --b. 1856 Tennessee


    7. James William 'Bud' McIver

      --b. September 3, 1861 Benton Co., TN
      --m. Martha Jane ELLIS
      --February 14, 1883
      ----b. September 11, 1858 ------buried Camden Cemetery, Camden, Benton Co., TN
      ------d/o Joseph M. Ellis and Frances L. SMITH
      --------gd/o Willis Ellis and Mary SANDERS
      --------gd/o Christian SMITH and Margaret ---
      ----------gt gd/o Charles Ellis and Sarah TUCKER
      ------------2nd gt gd/ Charles Elis and Susannah HARDING
      ------------2nd gt gd/o Matthew Tucker and Lucretia CHILDERS


        Children of James William McIver and Martha Jane Ellis


      1. Ora Ethel (McIver) Pate

        --b. February 25, 1884 Carroll Co. TN
        --d. July 4, 1974
        --m. Charles Thomas PATE
        ----b. April 14, 1876
        ----d. October 9, 1926
        -------s/o Isaac James Pate and Nancy M. MANN


      2. William M. McIver

        --b. May 1890 Carroll Co. TN


      3. Eva M. McIver

        --b. February 1892 Carroll Co. TN


      4. Mary Zelma McIver

        --b. June 1893 Carrol Co., TN


      5. Charles Thomas McIver

        --b. August 15, 1897 Carroll Co., TN
        --d. August 1969 McKenzie, Carroll Co. TN

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  2. Susan Emma (Dowell) Piles

    --b. March 11, 1828 Missouri
    --d. July 25, 1904 Hon, Scott Co., Arkansas
    ----buried Old Hon Cemetery, Hon Twp, Scott Co., Arkansas
    --m. John PILES, Jr.
    --September 12, 1844 Tishomingo Co., MS
    ----b. October 5, 1825 Alabama
    ----d. June 22, 1873 Hon, Scott Co., Arkansas
    ------buried Old Hon Cemetery, Hon Twp, ScottCo., Arkansas
    ------s/o John Piles and Mary McIVER

    • 1850 Tishomingo Co., MS
    • 1860 Benton Co., TN
    • 1870 Franklin Co., AR
    • 1880 Scott Co., AR
      --listed as Susan E. Piles, age 51
    • 1900 Scott Co., AR
      --listed as Susan E. Piles, age 62


      Children of Susan Emma Dowell and John Piles, Jr.


    1. Louisa (Piles) Cole Hickerson

      --b. 1845 Tishomingo Co., MS
      --m/1 Mr. COLE
      --m/2 W. L. 'Bud' HICKERSON
      --July 22, 1886


    2. William Wright Piles

      --b. January 5, 1848 Tishomingo Co., MS
      --d. April 24, 1925 Scott Co., Arkansas
      ----buried Hon Cemetery, Scott Co., Arkansas
      --m. Margaret Emeline SHERRILL
      ----b. March 28, 1841 Independence Co., AR
      ----d. March 28, 1902 Hon, Scott Co., AR
      ------buried Hon Cemetery, Scott Co., AR
      ------d/o Eli Perkins Sherrill and Ferrebe RAMSON
      --------gd/o Jacob Sherill, Jr. and Elizabeth Adelaide PERKINS


        Children of William Wright Piles and Margaret Emeline Sherill


      1. John Eli Piles

        --b. July 3, 1874 Evening Shade, Sharp Co. AR
        --d. September 1, 1963 Hon, Scott Co., Ar
        ----buried Hon Cemetery, Hon, Scott Co., AR
        --m. Mintie Lou RUSSELL
        --1894 Arkansas
        ----b. September 1874 Arkansas


      2. Martha E. (Piles) Jones

        --b. November 26, 1876 Scott Co., AR
        --d. September 25, 1904
        --m. H. N. JONES
        --April 27, 1902


      3. Leamon Richard Piles

        --b. December 23, 1878 Scott Co. AR
        --d. April 30, 1965
        --m. Julia A. HOLLAND
        --1904
        ----b. February 24, 1881 Arkansas
        ----d. Decmeber 1981 Fort Smith, Sebastian Co., AR


      4. Jesse Clinton Piles

        --b. Decmeber 23, 1878 Scott Co., AR
        --d. April 23, 1932 San Francisco, San Francisco Co., California
        --m. Lula Elizabeth HENRY
        --March 5, 1902 Scott Co., AR
        ----b. November 9, 1875 Scott Co., AR
        ----d. March 24, 1961 Mansfield, Scott Co., AR


      5. William Lafayette Piles

        --b. May 15, 1880 Hickman, Scott Co., AR
        --d. February 6, 1914
        ----buried Old Hon Cemetery, Hon Twp, ScottCo., Arkansas
        --m. Liza Jane SATTERFIELD
        --October 4, 1904 Scott Co., AR
        ----b. April 3, 1883 Blairsville, Union Co., Georgia
        ----d. December 19, 1974 Fort Smith, Sebastian Co., AR


    3. Nancy M. (Piles) Sherill

      --b. 1852 Camden, Benton Co., TN
      --d. February 9, 1939
      --m. William Martin SHERRILL
      --1875 Scott Co., AR
      ----b. 1851 Independence Co., AR
      ----d. May 18, 1927 Scott Co., AR
      ------s/o Eli Perkins Sherrill and Ferrebe RANSOM
      --------gs/o Jacob Sherrill, Jr. and Elizabeth Adelaide PERKINS
      ----------gt gs/o Jacob Sherrill, Sr. and Huldah WILSON
      ------------2nd gt gs/o Adam Sherrill and Elizabeth CORZINE
      ------------2nd gt gs/o Samuel Wilson
      ----------gt gs/o Elisha Perkins
      ------------2nd gt gs/o John Elisha Perkins and Margaret SHERRILL


        Children of Nancy M. Piles and William Martin Sherrill


      1. Mahala L. Sherrill

        --b. abt 1877
        --d. bef 1900 AR


      2. Reuben Lafayette Sherrill

        --b. November 14, 1880 Scott Co., AR
        --d. October 14, 1945 Scott Co., AR
        ----buried Duncan Cemetery, Scott Co., AR
        --m. Etta Emma BUTLER
        --abt 1903 probably Scott Co., AR
        ----b. January 30, 1885
        ----d. March 18, 1916


      3. John Eli Sherrill

        --b. September 5, 1883 Waldron, Scott Co., AR
        --d. May 23, 1919 Scott Co., AR
        --m. Georgia Mae CHAMBERS
        --December 23, 1908 probably Scott Co., AR
        ----b. 1885 Texas


      4. Susan F. Sherrill

        --b. abt 1884


      5. Luisia E. Sherrill

        --b. abt 1887


      6. James F. Sherrill

        --b. abt 1890


    4. Reuben Lafayette Piles

      --b. March 28, 1854 Camden, Benton Co., TN
      --d. February 9, 1939 Scott Co., AR
      ----buried Hon Cemetery, Scott Co., AR
      --m. Martha Jane RICHARDSON
      --October 7, 1875
      ----b. April 22, 1846 Franklin, TN
      ----d. September 18, 1933 Hon, Scott Co., AR
      ------buried Hon Cemetery, Scott Co., AR
      ------d/o Amos Richardson and Martha Jane BOWMAN


        Children of Reuben Lafayette Piles and Martha Jane Richardson


      1. Cordelia (Piles) Garrett

        --b. April 21, 1878 Scott Co., AR
        --d. March 19, 1970 Heavener, Oklahoma
        --m. Louis Beuregard GARRETT
        ----b. March 31, 1859 Clay Co., Missouri
        ----d. July 29, 1903
        ------buried Old Hon Cemetery, Hon Twp, Scott Co., Arkansas


      2. Thomas J. Piles

        --b. 1879 Hickman, Scott Co., AR


      3. William Piles

        --b. 1883 Scott Co., AR


      4. Luman Piles

        --b. July 1885 Scott Co., AR


    5. Susan Piles

      --b. 1858 Benton Co. TN
      --d. 1861 Scott Co., AR


    6. John Clinton Piles

      --b. 1861 Benton Co., TN
      --m. Susan Ovaline BURNS
      ----b. February 1, 1878 Geogia
      ----d. June 28, 1966
      ------buried Roland Cemetery, Sequoyah Co., Ok
      ----Susan m/2 James Bedford Piles


    7. James Bedford Piles

      --b. November 30, 1865 Benton Co., TN
      --d. November 14, 1950 Roland, Sequoyah Co., Ok
      ----buried Roland Cemetery, Sequoyah Co., Ok
      --m. Susan Ovaline BURNS
      ----b. February 1, 1878 Geogia
      ----d. June 28, 1966
      ------buried Roland Cemetery, Sequoyah Co., Ok
      ----Susan m/1 John Clinton Piles


        Children of James Bedford Piles and Susan Ovaline Burns


      1. Edith Ora (Pyles) Dodson

        --b. April 19, 1896 Scott Co., AR
        --d. March 21, 1995 Longview, Cowlitz Co., Washington
        --m. William Sanford DODSON ----b. April 3, 1886
        ----d. October 24, 1972 Bothell, King Co., Washington


      2. Ethel Pyles

        --b. April 1898 Scott Co., AR


      3. Guss Piles

        --b. 1901 Arkansas


      4. Dewey Pyles

        --b. 1906 Arkansas


      5. Ida Pyles

        --b. 1912 Arkansas


    8. Robert Lee Piles

      --b. June 1, 1868 Benton Co., TN
      --d. January 19, 1950 probablyy Kiowa Co., Oklahoma
      --m. Eula Ann HULLENDER
      --September 30, 1900 Waldron, Scott Co., AR
      ----b. 1881 Georgia
      ----d. February 28, 1922


        Children of Robert Lee Piles and Eula Ann Hullender


      1. Andrew Jack Piles

        --b. 1902 Scott Co. AR


      2. William Arthur Piles

        --b. 1903 Scott Co., AR


      3. Louie Earl Piles

        --b. April 28, 1906 Scott Co., AR
        --d. July 1983 Ft. Smith, Sebastian Co., AR


      4. Archie W. Piles

        --b. September 22, 1909 Scott Co., AR
        --d. August 5, 1994 Fort Smith, Sebastian Co., AR
        --m. Bonnie ---
        ----b. February 23, 1911
        ----d. October 25, 1999 Ft. Smith, Sebastian Co., AR


      5. Ray Samuel Piles

        --b. May 17, 1912 Scott Co., AR
        --d. February 27, 1991 Ft. Smith, Sebastian Co. AR


      6. Daniel Piles

        --b. 1915 Scott Co., AR


      7. Susan E. Piles

        --b. 1918 Scott Co., AR

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  3. Melvina (Dowell) McDaniel

    --b. abt 1832 TN or MS
    --m. William H. McDANIEL
    --August 16, 1847 Tishomingo Co., MS
    ----b. 1827 Tennessee

    • 1850 Tishomingo Co., MS

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  4. John Dowell Jr.

    --b. February 17, 1835 New Madrid Co., Missouri
    --d. February 6, 1908 Red River Co., Texas
    --m. Marietta Helen LOWERY
    --January 29, 1858 Benton Co., Tennessee
    ----b. October 24, 1841 Henry Co., TN
    ----d. December 8, 1936 Rosalie, Red River Co., Texas
    ------d/o Elijah M. Lowry and Luretta Emeline WILLIAMS
    --------gd/o Elijah Lowry and Susannah LOWRY
    ----------gt gd/o James Lowry and Elizabeth MILLER
    ------------2nd gt gd/o Robert Lowry and Judette Boggan MAY
    ----------gt gd/o John Lowry and Winnefred 'Winney' BEACHAM
    --------gd/o James Williams and Ruth SITTON
    ----------gt gd/o Joseph T. Sitton and Diannah BECK
    ------------2nd gt gd/o John Sitton and Elizabeth PINDELL
    ------------2nd gt gd/o Geoffrey Beck and Lydia PHILLIPS

    • 1860 Benton Co., TN
    • 1870 Benton Co., TN
    • 1880 Red River Co. TX
      --listed as John Dowell, age 45
    • 1900 Red River Co. TX
      --listed as John Dowell, age 65
    • 1920 Red River Co., Texas
      --widow listed as Marietta H. Dowell, age 79 with son, James
    • 1930 Claremont, Los Angeles, California #1446-10a
      --widow listed as Marietta Dowell, age 88, with son, Ura


      Children of John Dowell Jr. and Marietta Helen Lowry


    1. Malvina Arbell Dowell

      --b. March 13, 1860 Benton Co., TN
      --d. November 1862 Benton Co. TN


    2. Fannie Alice (Dowell) Sales

      --b. May 22, 1861 Camden, Benton Co., TN
      --d. December 8, 1936 Red River Co., Texas
      --m. James SALES
      --November 9, 1884 Red River Co., Texas
      ----b. April 10, 1863 Wilkes Co. NC


        Children of Fannie Alice Dowell and James Sales


      1. Virginia Alma 'Virgie' (Sales) Hudgins

        --b. February 3, 1886 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. August 22, 1910 Red River Co., Texas
        --m. Arthur Martin HUDGINS
        --October 27, 1901 Red River Co., Texas
        ----b. September 15, 1881 Chickasaw, Oklahoma


      2. John Pervis Sales

        --b. September 22, 1888 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. July 23, 1983
        ----buried Bogata Cemetery, Bogata, Red River, Texas
        --m. Linda Maybelle WALLACE
        --January 24, 1912
        ----b. August 10, 1888 Arkansas
        ----d. August 20, 1983


      3. Nannie Helen (Sales) Pyles

        --b. December 5, 1891 Red River Co., Texas
        --m. Nathan Hicks PYLES
        --May 26,1907 Red River Co., Texas
        ----b. October 24, 1886 Scott Co., AR


      4. Luther Bynum Sales

        --b. September 17, 1892 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. May 1979 Alvin, Brazoria Co., Texas
        --m. Addie ?
        ----b. December 30, 1891 Texas
        ----d. May 1981 Alvin, Brazoria Co., Texas


      5. Robert Elmer 'Bobbie' Sales

        --b. August 9, 1897 Red River Co., Texas


      6. James Homer 'Jimmie' Sales

        --b. March 9, 1900 Red River Co., Texas


      7. Quince Ura Sales

        --b. September 9, 1902 Red River Co., Texas


      8. Arvel Sales

        --b. September 8, 1904 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. September 14, 1904 Scott Co., Arkansas


    3. Reuben Elijah Dowell

      --b. January 8, 1863 Benton Co., TN
      --d. 1865 Benton Co., TN


    4. Luretta Ann 'Rettie' (Dowell) Cox Ferguson

      --b. August 21, 1864 Camden, Benton Co., TN
      --d. abt 1944
      --m/1 Andrew Jackson COX
      --March 22, 1880 Red River Co., Texas
      ----b. February 1, 1856 Red River Co., Texas
      ----d. June 15, 1882 Red River Co., Texas
      ------s/o James Cox Jr. and Mary Manerva FOX
      --m/2 George Booker FERGUSON
      --June 25, 1887 Red River Co., Texas
      ----b. June 7, 1849 Mercer Co., Virginia
      ----d. -----Texas


        Children of Lucretia Ann Dowell and Andrew Jackson Cox


      1. James Arthur Cox

        --b. April 22, 1881 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. April 15, 1968 Bogata, Red River Co., Texas
        --m. Pearl BRYSON
        --January 16, 1910 Red River Co., Texas
        ----b. January 4, 1888 Lamar Co. Texas
        ----d. May 22, 1972 Red River Co., Texas


        Children of Lucretia Ann Dowell and George Booker Ferguson


      2. George Leland Ferguson

        --b. September 7, 1888 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. November 15, 1890 Red River Co., Texas


      3. Una Helen (Ferguson) Lowry

        --b. August 5, 1891 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. June 1979 Fort Worth, Tarrant Co. Texas
        ----buried Rosalie Cemetery, Red River Co., Texas
        --m. Oliver Chester LOWRY
        --April 29, 1912 Red River Co., Texas
        ----b. August 30, 1883 Henry Co., TN
        ----d. August 1964 Texas
        ------buried Rosalie Cemetery, Red River Co., Texas


      4. Oscar Jefferson Ferguson

        --b. April 21, 1893 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. August 25, 1971 Los Angeles Co., California
        --m. Zora Lila BRADY
        --abt 1919
        --possibly Lamar Co., Texas
        ----b. February 16, 1895 Texas
        ----d. December 14, 1985 Tehama Co., California


      5. Lela Grace Ferguson

        --b. November 20, 1895 Red River Co., Texas


      6. Vera Rebecca (Ferguson) Calvin

        --b. May 10, 1898 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. December 1980 Beaumont, Jefferson Co., Texas
        --m. Mr. CALVIN


      7. Gladys Ferguson

        --b. June 12, 1900 Red River Co. Texas


      8. Vola Ferguson

        --b. April 25, 1903 Red River Co., Texas


    5. John Wesley Dowell


        Children of John Wesley Dowell and Martha Jane Stevens


      1. Velma Eunice (Dowell) Rodgers

        --b. September 16, 1891 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. May 13, 1960
        --m. Lonnie Martin RODGERS
        --October 25, 1914
        ----b. Decmember 24, 1894 Lamar Co., Texas
        ----d. February 2, 1978 Red River Co., Texas
        ------s/o Joe Martin Rogers and Orthella Carene ARNOLD
        --------gs/o Andrew Jackson Arnold and Rachael Carene MCKELVY
        ----------gt gs/o Wiley Arnold and Elizabeth S. COOPER
        ----------gt gs/o Jabez McKelvy and Rebecca Parram WRIGHT



      2. William Vergil Dowell

        --b. May 9, 1894 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. October 15, 1967
        --m. Letha Bell SMITH
        --October 8, 1916 Red River Co., Texas
        ----b. October 15, 1897 Titus, Texas
        ----d. abt 1968


      3. Laura May (Dowell) Robinson

        --b. December 12, 1896 Red River Co., Texas
        --m. Charles Wilburn ROBINSON
        --November 3, 1912 Red River Co., Texas
        ----b. February 6, 1893 Lamar Co., Texas
        ----d. February 20, 1955


      4. Hazel Inez (Dowell) McCormick

        --b. July 27, 1900 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. Apri 15, 1986 Dimmitt, Castro Co., Texas
        --m. Clinton Frederick McCORMICK
        ----b. October 22, 1896 Marshfield, Webster Co., MO
        ----d. June 5, 1981 Dimmitt, Castro Co. Texas


      5. Hester Ada (Dowell) Howell

        --b. Decmeber 27, 1902 Red River Co., Texas
        --m. John Irvin HOWELL
        ----b. September 28, 1895
        ----d. July 22, 1965


    6. William Riley Gardner Dowell

      --b. March 17, 1868 Benton Co., TN
      --d. July 13, 1940 Slaton, Lubbock Co. Texas
      ----buried Slaton Cemetery, Slaton, Lubbock Co., Texas
      --m. Tonie Jane LINDSEY
      --December 21, 1892 Red River Co., Texas
      ----b. November 26, 1874 Red River Co., Texas
      ----d. April 23, 1955 Slaton, Red River Co., Texas
      ------buried Slaton Cemetery, Slaton, Lubbock Co., Texas


        Children of William Riley Gardner Dowell and Tonie Jane Lindsey


      1. Ona Beatrice (Dowell) Carroll

        --b. December 17, 1893 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. September 29, 1996 Dallas, Dallas Co., Texas
        --m. Ross CARROLL
        --November 15, 1914 Red River Co., Texas
        ----b. December 8, 1895 Bogata, Red River Co., Texas
        ----d. September 3, 1972 Marshall, Harrison Co., Texas


      2. William Hubert Dowell

        --b. November 28, 1895 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. February 22, 1969 Los Angeles Co., California
        --m. Cassie MATHIES


      3. Rupert Lindsey Dowell

        --b. September 4, 1897 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. January 4, 1997 Hereford, Deaf Smith Co., Texas
        --m. Minerva Katherine BARTLEY
        --October 5, 1919 Rosalie, Texas
        ----b. December 9, 1896 Missouri
        ----d. July 1986 Hereford, Deaf Smith Co., Texas
        ------d/o Joseph Pinkney Bartley and Susan Clementine LANE
        --------gd/o Joseph Bartley and Mary J. O'NEIL
        ----------gt gd/o Thomas Joseph Bartley and Elizabeth HARPER
        ----------gt gd/o John P. O'Neil


      4. Flora (Dowell) Sales

        --b. August 11, 1899 Red River Co. Texas
        --d. November 25, 1978 Clarksville, Red River Co., Texas
        ----buried Bogata Cemetery, Bogata, Red River, Texas
        --m. Elzie SALES
        --November 18, 1915 Red River Co., Texas
        ----b. August 3, 1898 Red River Co., Texas


      5. James Herman Dowell

        --b. September 22, 1901 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. August 8, 1970
        --m. Easter Jane SULLIVAN


      6. Linnie Mae (Dowell) Powers

        --b. March 29, 1904 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. November 23, 1964
        --m. Mitchell Albert POWERS
        --May 16, 1930 White Deer, Texas


      7. Lloyd Franklin Dowell

        --b. November 23, 1905 Texas
        --d. July 23, 1996 Spring Valley, San Diego Co., California
        --m. Shirley Elizbeth MILLER
        --July 13, 1931 National City, California
        ----b. February 25, 1908 Gerald, Vermilion Co., Illinois
        ----d. February 7, 1980 San Diego Co., Callifornia


      8. Curtis Dowell

        --b. March 1, 1908 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. October 1979 Broken Arrow, Tulsa Co., Oklahoma
        --m. Jeffie Loree MELTON
        --February 1, 1931 Clovis, New Mexico
        ----d. 1988


      9. Essie Pearl (Dowell) Crump

        --b. June 3, 1910 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. July 19, 1981 Gregg, Texas
        ----buried Englewood Cemetery, Slaton, Lubbock, Texas
        --m. Voycille Clifford CRUMP
        --June 22, 1929 Slaton, Lubbock Co., Texas
        ----b. April 11, 1906
        ----d. June 11, 1968
        ------buried Englewood Cemetery, Slaton, Lubbock, Texas


      10. Aubyn (Dowell) Rosingus

        --b. March 14, 1912 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. July 11, 1981 Los Angeles Co., California
        --m. Otto Charles ROSINGUS
        --March 14, 1940 Tarzana, Californai
        ----b. June 4, 1902 New York
        ----d. October 20, 1992 Riverside Co., California


    7. James Oscar Luther 'Jim' Dowell

      --b. January 26, 1870 Benton Co., TN
      --d. April 18, 1962 San Diego Co., California
      --m. Effie Minerva Euralie DAVIS
      --December 20, 1903 Red River Co., Texas
      ----b. February 15, 1881 Jasper Co., Mississippi
      ----d. August 13, 1963 San Diego Co., California
      ------d/o Thomas Sydney Davis and Martha Ida Emma HALL
      --------gd/o Sydney S. Davis and Sarah WATKINS
      --------gd/o Redden Hall and Sarah L. MORRIS
      ----------gt gd/o Josiah Hall


        Children of James Oscar Dowell and Effie E. Davis


      1. Oscar Buford Dowell

        --b. February 9, 1905 Clarksville, Red River Co., Texas
        --d. June 8, 1971 Orange Co., California
        --m. Beatrice Joann JONES
        --August 18, 1931 San Diego Co., California



      2. Grace Dowell

        --b. February 6, 1909 Clarksville, Red River Co., Texas
        --d. Decmeber 16, 1993 San Diego Co., California
        --m. Walter Edward MILLER
        --December 11, 1927 San Diego Co., California
        ----b. March 25, 1904 Gerald, Vermilion Co., Illinois
        ----d. May 27, 1990 Spring Valley, California


      3. Ruth Dowell

        --b. December 2, 1910 Rosalie, Red River Co., Texas
        --d. May 2, 1978 Hanford, Kings Co., California
        ---m. Thomas Milton CANNON
        --May 28, 1927 Ralls, Crosby Co., Texas
        ----b. July 16, 1908 Vernon, Wilbarger Co., Texas
        ----d. April 25, 1996 Clifton, Texas
        ----s/o John Milton Cannon and Florence WILSON
        ------gs/o James Franklin Cannon and Etta Frances HUNT
        --------gt gs/o John Milton Cannon and Ellender Malinda RICH
        ----------2nd gt gs/o Russell E. Cannon and Elizabeth POWELL
        ------gs/o O. H. Wilson and Rachel SANDERS


      4. James Oba Dowell

        --b. July 7, 1911 Clarksville, Red River Co., Texas
        --d. May 25, 1990 San Diego Co., California
        --m. Mildred Virginia MILLER
        --December 25, 1917 San Diego, California
        ----b. August 19, 1906 Gerald, Vermilion Co., Illinois
        ----d. September 5, 1989 Lemon Grove, California


      5. Effie Helen Dowell

        --b. 1914 Talco, Titus Co., Texas
        --d. April 21, 1976 San Diego Co., California
        --m. Olafur Kristian OLAFSON


      6. Edwin Eugene Dowell

        --b. August 21, 1915 Clarksville, Red River Co. Texas
        --d. March 20, 1982 Los Angeles Co., California
        --m. Barbara Alyce EVANS
        --March 24, 1943 Aurora, Colorado
        ----b. December 30, 1915 Alhambra, California
        ----d. August 13, 1988 Los Angeles Co, California


      7. John Thomas Dowell

        --b. July 23, 1919 Clarksville, Red River Co., Texas
        --d. August 29, 1944 San Diego Co., California
        --m. Jeanneann ZIEGLER
        --1941 Las Vegas, Nevada
        ----b. August 14, 1923 Santa Ana, Orange Co., California
        ----d. March 20, 1992 Northidge, California


      8. Dorothy Marie Dowell

        --b. January 28, 1922 Slaton, Lubbock Co., Texas
        --d. January 28, 1922 Slaton, Lubbock Co., Texas


    8. Mahala Emeline Florence (Dowell) Ferguson

      --b. June 2, 1883 Camden, Benton Co. TN
      --d. October 25, 1970 Bogata, Red River Co., Texas
      ----buried Bogata Cemetery, Bogata, Red River, Texas
      --m. Samuel William 'Sam' FERGUSON
      --October 25, 1891 Red River Co., Texas
      ----b. February 7, 1873 Red River Co., Texas
      ----d. November 13, 1959 Terrell, Texas
      ------buried Bogata Cemetery, Bogata, Red River, Texas
      ------d/o George B. Ferguson and Elizabeth HANSON


        Children of Mahala Emaline Florence Dowell and Samuel William Ferguson


      1. Ura May (Ferguson) Smiley

        --b. November 7, 1892 Bogata, Red River Co., Texas
        --d. October 31, 1980 Bogata, Red River Co., Texas
        --m. Lee Austin 'Buck' SMILEY
        --April 3, 1910 Red River Co., Texas
        ----b. April 26, 1890 Red River Co., Texas
        ----d. January 12, 1972 Red River Co., Texas
        ------buried Bogata Cemetery, Bogata, Red River County, TX
        ------s/o John Calhoun Smiley and Dora A. HINSON
        --------gs/o Austin H. Smiley
        --------gs/o Levi Hinson and Emily Helen RANSOM
        ----------gt gs/o Needham Hinson and Elizabeth BARROW
        ------------2nd gt gs/o Davis Ransom and Lucinda BIRD



      2. William Ferguson

        --b. November 7, 1894 Red River Co. Texas


      3. Stella Ferguson

        --b. July 21, 1897 Red River Co., Texas


      4. Carl Samuel Ferguson

        --b. October 28, 1899 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. March 14, 1982 Wharton Co., Texas
        --m. Dorothy Edna Mae LEDMAN
        ----b. 1906 Iowa


      5. John Nowlin Ferguson

        --b. June 10, 1904 Red River Co., Texas
        --m. Louise HINDMAN


    9. Robert Newton 'Newt' Dowell

      --b. January 1, 1875 Benton Co., TN
      --d. April 19, 1959 Amarillo, Potter Co., Texas
      --m. Maggie May CARROLL
      --December 12, 1897 Red River Co., Texas
      ----b. March 12, 1879 Red River Co., Texas
      ----d. August 9, 1960 Amarillo, Potter Co., Texas
      ------d/o James K. Polk Carroll and Malissa Jane GUINN
      --------gd/o John G. Carroll and Sally McELROY


        Children of Robert Newton Dowell and Maggie May Carroll


      1. Floy Dowell

        --b. August 1899 Red River Co., Texas


      2. Delbert Dowell

        --b. February 4, 1903 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. September 1971 Amarillo, Potter Co., Texas


      3. Florence Dowell

        --b. 1906 Red River Co., Texas<


      4. Elmer B. Dowell

        --b. abt 1909 Red River Co., Texas


      5. Ernest Lincoln Dowell

        --b. February 12, 1909 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. March 1973 Lubbock, Texas


      6. Daughter Dowell

        --b. 1912 Red River Co., Texas


      7. Robert N. Dowell

        --b. June 7, 1917 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. March 17, 1992


    10. Marietta Helen (Dowell) Hall

      --b. December 26, 1876 Benton Co., TN
      --d. July 22, 1960 Paris, Lamar Co. Texas
      --m. Jay W. HALL
      --Decmeber 10, 1893 Red River Co., Texas
      ----b. March 18, 1866 Titus Co., Texas
      ----d. May 19, 1934


        Children of Marietta Helen Dowell and Jay W. Hall


      1. Lois F. Hall

        --b. March 12, 1897 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. September 11, 1973 Dallas Co., Texas


      2. Lola May (Hall) Smith

        --b. May 1, 1899 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. Decembr 25, 1977
        --m. Mr. SMITH


      3. Wilma Elberta (Hall) Ghio

        --b. November 7, 1902 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. June 28, 1929
        --m. Mr. GHIO


      4. Beatrice Helen (Hall) Hindman

        --b. October 25, 1907 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. January 16, 1983 Longview, Gregg Co., Texas
        --m. Charles Hampton HINDMAN
        ----b. January 28, 1905
        ----d. April 28, 1980 Longview, Gregg Co., Texas
        ------s/o William Butler Hindman and Fanie B. --
        --------gs/o Caleb Weeden Hindman and Elizabeth LAIN
        ----------gt gs/o John Hindman and Lydia WATERS
        ------------2nd gt gs/o Robert Hindman and Nancy BAUGH
        --------------3rd gt gs/o John Baugh, Sr. and Rosannah WATERS
        ----------------4th gt gs/o Thomas Waters and Elizabeth ---
        ------------------5th gt gs/o Philemon Waters I and Mary ---
        ------------2nd gt gs/o Philemon Waters and Elizabeth HARRISON
        --------------3rd gt gs/o Thomas Waters and Elizabeth ----
        ----------------4th gt gs/o Philemon Waters I and Mary ---
        --------------3rd gt gs/o Thomas Harrison

      Desendants are DOUBLE COUSINS to me, since both descend from Elizabeth (?) Waters


    11. Lucian Lafayette Dowell

      --b. June 1, 1879 Red River Co., Texas
      --d. March 10, 1962 Los Angeles Co., California
      --m/1 Clysta TYRE
      --October 3, 1901 Red River Co., Texas
      ----b. abt 1884 Texas
      ----d. Septmeber 20, 1902 Red River Co., Texas
      --m/2 Carrie SMITH
      --November 1, 1903 Red River Co., Texas
      ----b. March 13, 1882 Henry Co., Tennessee
      ----d. September 20, 1977 Los Angeles Co., California
      ----Carrie was m/1 to Robert HAMER October 24, 1903 Red River Co., Texas
      ------d/o John William Elijah Smith and Henrietta BEASLEY
      -------gd/o Henry J. Smith and Luretta Emeline WILLIAMS
      ---------gt gd/o Robert A. Smith and Hannah HASTINGS
      -----------2nd gt gd/o P. Eleazer Smith and Anne CANNON
      -----------2nd gt gd/o James Hastings and Hannah CRABTREE
      ---------gt gd/o James Williams and Ruth SITTON
      -----------2nd gt gd/o Joseph T. Sitton and Diannah BECK


        Children of Lucian Lafayette Dowell and Carrie Smith


      1. Floyd Dowell

        --b. October 10, 1904 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. October 14, 1971 Lassen Co., California
        --m. Ethel -


      2. Fay Madeline Dowell

        --b. July 7, 1911 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. August 10, 1941 Los Angeles Co., California


      3. Pauline (Dowell) Guilliand

        --b. September 12, 1913 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. February 24, 1994 Los Angeles Co., California
        --m. Mr. GUILLILAND


      4. Yuca Mildred Dowell

        --b. October 22, 1916 Red River Co., Texas


    12. Minnie Maud (Dowell) Finley

      --b. December 2, 1881 Red River Co. Texas
      --d. Decmeber 22, 1920
      --m. Charles Franklin FINLEY
      --October 24, 1900 Red River Co., Texas
      ----b. January 15, 1880 Wright Co., Missouri
      ----d. December 12, 1947


        Children of Minnie Maud Dowell and Charles Franklin Finley


      1. Chester Guy Finley

        --b. July 22, 1901 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. July 31, 1958
        --m. Parthenia MANGUM
        --May 1924


      2. Sylvia Opal (Finley) Brickley

        --b. October 24, 1904 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. June 18, 1999 Cass Co., Texas
        --m. Keith Milo BRICKLEY
        --August 27, 1921


      3. Ira Dowell Finley

        --b. January 17, 1909 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. February 6, 1990 Texkarkana, Bowie Co., Texas
        --m. Tommie TIPTON


      4. Charles Marvin Finley

        --b. March 30, 1912 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. June 25, 1992 Willis, Montgomery Co., Texas
        --m. Eunice Lucille MASON
        --July 11, 1936 Miller Co., Arkansas
        ----b. March 30, 1915 Bloomburg, Cass Co., Texas
        ----d. June 24, 1995 Webster, Harris Co., Texas
        ------d/o Charles W. Mason and Margaret Thursie 'Maggie' JONES
        --------gd/o William Mason and Abigail 'Abbie' CLEMENTS
        ----------gt gd/o Jesse C. Clements and Jerusha BONNER
        ------------2nd gt gd/o Charles Clements and Nancy JACK
        ------------2nd gt gd/o Zadock Bonner and Susan JOHNSON
        ------gd/o William Thomas Jones and Martha Elizabeth LONG
        --------gt gd/o Ephriam Murray Jones and Martha Ann EVERS
        --------gt gd/o W. J. T. Long and Jane Smith JACKSON


    13. Ura Bates Dowell

      --b. August 27, 1885 Red River Co., Texas
      --d. February 27, 1955 Los Angeles Co., California
      --m. Willie C. SHAW
      --September 4, 1904 Red River Co., Texas
      ----b. December 29, 1885 Red River Co., Texas
      ----d. May 28, 1975 Tulare Co., California


        Children of Ura Bates Dowell and Willie C. Shaw


      1. Effie Lila (Dowell) Slane

        --b. February 21, 1906 Red River Co., Texas
        --d. November 3, 1956 Los Angeles Co., California
        --m. Mr. SLANE


      2. Ruth L. Dowell

        --b. 1909 Red River Co., Texas


      3. Howard D. Dowell

        --b. 1911 Red River Co., Texas


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