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Bessie Cranford

F, b. June 16, 1887
Last Edited=February 26, 2000
Relationship
Grandaunt of Sallye Kaye Herndon
     Bessie was married to Martin Boyer. Her body was interred in Elmwood Cemetery, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina, USA. Bessie was born on Thursday, June 16, 1887 in Augusta, Richmond Co., Georgia, USA. She was the daughter of Alonzo L. Cranford and Rosanna Thompson.
     Her married name was Boyer.

Ellen Elizabeth Cranford

F, b. October 30, 1885, d. May 29, 1956
Last Edited=September 20, 2012
Relationship
Grandmother of Sallye Kaye Herndon
Charts
Pedigree of Sallye Kaye Herndon
     Ellen was born on Friday, October 30, 1885 in Laurens, Laurens Co., South Carolina, USA. She was the daughter of Alonzo L. Cranford and Rosanna Thompson. Ellen, age 18, was married to Gordon Stothart Herndon, age 21, son of Leonidas Claud Herndon Sr. and Sallie Richardson, Wednesday, March 23, 1904. Ellen died on Tuesday, May 29, 1956 in Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina, USA, at age 70 years, 6 months and 29 days. Her body was interred after May 29, 1956 in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina, USA.
     She was raised in Augusta, Georgia. As of Wednesday, March 23, 1904, her married name was Herndon. Ellen (age 24) was listed as Gordon Stothart Herndon's wife on the 1910 Census, on April 15, 1910 in Household No. 230, Ward No. 1, Greenville, Greenville Co., South Carolina, USA. Ellen (age 34) was listed as Gordon Stothart Herndon's wife on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 96, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina, USA.1 Ellen (age 44) was listed as Gordon Stothart Herndon's wife on the 1930 Census, on April 1, 1930 in District No. 15, Page 7A, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina, USA. Ellen, as Gordon Stothart Herndon's wife, resided with him, in 718 N. Caldwell Street, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina, USA, April 1, 1935.2 Ellen (age 54) was listed as Gordon Stothart Herndon's wife on the 1940 Census, on April 1, 1940 in Household No. 92, 718 N. Caldwell Street, Charlotte, Mecklenburg Co., North Carolina, USA.2

Children of Ellen Elizabeth Cranford and Gordon Stothart Herndon

Citations

  1. [S761] Rootsweb Worldconnect Project/Ancestry Records, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com or http://Ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Rootsweb/Ancestry.
  2. [S163] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Bertie Cravens

F, b. November, 1888
Last Edited=November 30, 2004
Relationships
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Raymond Talbott Denton
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Sallye Kaye Herndon
     Bertie was born in November, 1888 in Kentucky, USA. She was the daughter of Reason Barney Cravens and Jennie Russell Thornberry.
     Bertie (age 11) was listed as a daughter living with Reason Barney Cravens on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 272, Poole, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.1

Citations

  1. [S835] Ancestry.Com, 1900 Webster County Kentucky Federal Census (Ancestry.Com: Ancestry.Com). Hereinafter cited as 1900 Webster Co., KY Federal Census.

Fred L. Cravens

M, b. August, 1893
Last Edited=November 30, 2004
Relationships
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Raymond Talbott Denton
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Sallye Kaye Herndon
     Fred was born in August, 1893 in Kentucky, USA. He was the son of Reason Barney Cravens and Jennie Russell Thornberry.
     Fred (age 6) was listed as a son living with Reason Barney Cravens on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 272, Poole, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.1 Fred (age 16) was listed as a son living with Reason Barney Cravens on the 1910 Census, on April 15, 1910 in Household No. 7, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.2

Citations

  1. [S835] Ancestry.Com, 1900 Webster County Kentucky Federal Census (Ancestry.Com: Ancestry.Com). Hereinafter cited as 1900 Webster Co., KY Federal Census.
  2. [S583] Ancestry.com, 1910 Webster County Kentucky Federal Census (Ancestry.com: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1910 Webster Co., KY Federal Census.

Reason Barney Cravens

M, b. January 15, 1867, d. January 18, 1954
Last Edited=September 20, 2012
     Reason was born on Tuesday, January 15, 1867 in Kentucky, USA.1 Reason, age 21, was married to Jennie Russell Thornberry, age 15, daughter of Andrew Jackson Thornberry and Queen Arabella Sellers, Sunday, January 15, 1888 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1 Reason died on Monday, January 18, 1954 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA, at age 87 years and 3 days.1
     Reason (age 33) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Jennie (age 27) on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 272, Poole, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.2 Reason (age 43) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Jennie (age 37) on the 1910 Census, on April 15, 1910 in Household No. 7, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.3 He resided with Jennie in Poole, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA, on April 1, 1935.4 Reason Barney Cravens was employed as a Shoe Repairman as of April 1, 1940 in Poole, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.4 Reason (age 73) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Jennie (age 67) on the 1940 Census, on April 1, 1940 in Household No. 6, Poole, Webster Co., Kentucky, USA.4

Children of Reason Barney Cravens and Jennie Russell Thornberry

Citations

  1. [S840] Personal research of Jane Sellers McBroom, e-mail address, (http://www.kyseeker.com/gedcoms/Wkydbase/Wkydbase.html).
  2. [S835] Ancestry.Com, 1900 Webster County Kentucky Federal Census (Ancestry.Com: Ancestry.Com). Hereinafter cited as 1900 Webster Co., KY Federal Census.
  3. [S583] Ancestry.com, 1910 Webster County Kentucky Federal Census (Ancestry.com: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1910 Webster Co., KY Federal Census.
  4. [S1099] Ancestry.com, 1940 Webster County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1940 Webster Co. Census.