William S. Denton

M, b. June 9, 1911
Last Edited=October 6, 2003
Relationship
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Raymond Talbott Denton
     William was born on Friday, June 9, 1911 in Arkansas, USA. He was the son of Henry Sleshinger Denton and Georgia Bell Shanks.
     William (age 8) was listed as a son living with Henry Sleshinger Denton on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 51, Ward No. 6, Bossier Parrish, Louisiana, USA. William (age 18) was listed as a son living with Henry Sleshinger Denton on the 1930 Census, on April 1, 1930 in Household No. 225, Madison Parish, Louisiana, USA.1

Citations

  1. [S163] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Henry Edward Denton

M, b. June 2, 1913
Last Edited=October 6, 2003
Relationship
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Raymond Talbott Denton
     Henry was born on Monday, June 2, 1913 in Arkansas, USA. He was the son of Henry Sleshinger Denton and Georgia Bell Shanks.
     Henry (age 6) was listed as a son living with Henry Sleshinger Denton on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 51, Ward No. 6, Bossier Parrish, Louisiana, USA. Henry (age 16) was listed as a son living with Henry Sleshinger Denton on the 1930 Census, on April 1, 1930 in Household No. 225, Madison Parish, Louisiana, USA.1 Henry, Georgia Bell Shanks's child, resided with him, in Bossier Parrish, Louisiana, USA, on April 1, 1935.1 Henry (age 26) was listed as a son living with Georgia Bell Shanks on the 1940 Census, on April 1, 1940 in Household No. 99, Bossier Parrish, Louisiana, USA.1

Citations

  1. [S163] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Dan Neal Denton

M, b. May 23, 1920
Last Edited=October 1, 2012
Relationship
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Raymond Talbott Denton
     Dan was married to Joyce Winn. Dan Neal Denton was born on Sunday, May 23, 1920 in Louisiana, USA. He was the son of Henry Sleshinger Denton and Georgia Bell Shanks.
     Dan (age 9) was listed as a son living with Henry Sleshinger Denton on the 1930 Census, on April 1, 1930 in Household No. 225, Madison Parish, Louisiana, USA.1 Dan, Georgia Bell Shanks's child, resided with him, in Bossier Parrish, Louisiana, USA, on April 1, 1935.1 Dan (age 19) was listed as a son living with Georgia Bell Shanks on the 1940 Census, on April 1, 1940 in Household No. 99, Bossier Parrish, Louisiana, USA.1

Citations

  1. [S163] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Joyce Winn

F
Last Edited=February 2, 1999
     Joyce was married to Dan Neal Denton, son of Henry Sleshinger Denton and Georgia Bell Shanks.
     Her married name was Denton (Winn).

George Frederick Denton

M, b. August 22, 1922
Last Edited=October 1, 2012
Relationship
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Raymond Talbott Denton
     George was born on Tuesday, August 22, 1922 in Louisiana, USA. He was the son of Henry Sleshinger Denton and Georgia Bell Shanks.
     George (age 7) was listed as a son living with Henry Sleshinger Denton on the 1930 Census, on April 1, 1930 in Household No. 225, Madison Parish, Louisiana, USA.1 George, Georgia Bell Shanks's child, resided with him, in Bossier Parrish, Louisiana, USA, on April 1, 1935.1 George (age 17) was listed as a son living with Georgia Bell Shanks on the 1940 Census, on April 1, 1940 in Household No. 99, Bossier Parrish, Louisiana, USA.1

Citations

  1. [S163] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Georgia Evangeline Denton

F, b. September 15, 1909, d. May 8, 1912
Last Edited=March 31, 2002
Relationship
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Raymond Talbott Denton
     Georgia was born on Wednesday, September 15, 1909. She was the daughter of Henry Sleshinger Denton and Georgia Bell Shanks. Georgia died on Wednesday, May 8, 1912 at age 2 years, 7 months and 23 days.
     Georgia was listed as a granddaughter living with James Madison Denton on the 1910 Census, on April 15, 1910 in Household No. 246, McCracken Co., Kentucky, USA.1

Citations

  1. [S580] Ancestry.com, 1910 McCracken County Kentucky Federal Census (Ancestry.com: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1910 McCracken Co., KY Federal Census.

Albert Perkell Denton

M, b. March 20, 1918, d. March 20, 1918
Last Edited=February 1, 1999
Relationship
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Raymond Talbott Denton
     Albert died on Wednesday, March 20, 1918. Albert was born on Wednesday, March 20, 1918. He was the son of Henry Sleshinger Denton and Georgia Bell Shanks.

Lucy Violet Denton

F, b. March 19, 1925
Last Edited=October 1, 2012
Relationship
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Raymond Talbott Denton
     Lucy was married to King Burton. Lucy was born on Thursday, March 19, 1925 in Louisiana, USA. She was the daughter of Henry Sleshinger Denton and Georgia Bell Shanks.
     Her married name was Burton (Denton). Lucy (age 5) was listed as a daughter living with Henry Sleshinger Denton on the 1930 Census, on April 1, 1930 in Household No. 225, Madison Parish, Louisiana, USA.1 Lucy, Georgia Bell Shanks's child, resided with him, in Bossier Parrish, Louisiana, USA, on April 1, 1935.1 Lucy (age 15) was listed as a daughter living with Georgia Bell Shanks on the 1940 Census, on April 1, 1940 in Household No. 99, Bossier Parrish, Louisiana, USA.1

Citations

  1. [S163] Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

King Burton

M
Last Edited=February 1, 1999
     King was married to Lucy Violet Denton, daughter of Henry Sleshinger Denton and Georgia Bell Shanks.

Wilkins Royster Jr.

M, b. May 4, 1812, d. March 2, 1895
Last Edited=March 29, 2012
     Wilkins was born on Monday, May 4, 1812 in Mecklenburg Co., Virginia, USA.1 He was the son of Wilkins Royster Sr. and Mary Ann Robards. Wilkins, age 21, was married to Jane Newton, age 18 Thursday, February 27, 1834. Wilkins died on Saturday, March 2, 1895 at age 82 years, 9 months and 26 days.1 His body was interred after March 2, 1895 in Royster Cemetery ( 4 miles west of Robards), Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1
     He was employed as a Farmer as of June 1, 1850 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA. Wilkins (age 38) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Jane (34) on the 1850 Census, on June 1, 1850 in Household Number 242, District No. 2, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 Wilkins was listed as a neighbor of David Morrison Royster on the 1850 Census, on June 1, 1850 in Household No. 241, District No. 2, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 Wilkins was listed as a neighbor of Joseph Eblen on the 1850 Census, on June 1, 1850 in Household No. 243, District No. 2, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 Wilkins Royster Jr. was employed as a Farmer as of June 1, 1860 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA. Wilkins (age 48) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Jane (age 44) on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 521, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3 Wilkins was listed as a neighbor of Robert N. Royster on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 520, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3 Wilkins was listed as a neighbor of Joseph Eblen on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 522, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3 He is listed as Surety at the marriage of Mary Susan Royster and Thomas Washington Spencer Thursday, July 16, 1863 in Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA. He was a witness at William Moorehead and Mary Jane Royster's wedding Thursday, November 7, 1867 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA. Wilkins (age 58) was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 56, Cairo, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 Wilkins was listed as a neighbor of Thomas Wicks Royster on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 55, Cairo, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 He was a witness at Fielding B. Jones and Elizabeth Ann Royster's wedding Wednesday, May 7, 1873 in Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.5 He is listed as Surety at the marriage of Sarah M. Royster and George Epps Royster Wednesday, October 13, 1875 in Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA. Wilkins (age 68) was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 80, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.6 Wilkins was listed as a neighbor of Theodore Royster on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 79, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.6 They was a witness at Alexander Royster and Eliza Royster's wedding Thursday, November 23, 1882 in Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.

Children of Wilkins Royster Jr. and Jane Newton

Citations

  1. [S152] Henderson County Historical Society, compiler, Gone But Not Forgotten - 1982 (Henderson, Kentucky: Henderson County Historical Society, 1982), Page 199. Hereinafter cited as Gone But Not Forgotten - 1982.
  2. [S550] James L. Blue, 1850 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1850 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  3. [S544] James L. Blue, 1860 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  4. [S546] James L. Blue, 1870 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  5. [S754] F. B. Jones to Bettie A. Royster Marriage Record, Marriage Record, Marriage Book 012, Page Number 224, Henderson County, KY Clerk's Office, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA. Hereinafter cited as Jones, F. B. to Royster, E. A. Marriage Record.
  6. [S548] James L. Blue, 1880 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

Jane Newton

F, b. June 17, 1815, d. October 21, 1865
Last Edited=October 23, 2003
     Jane was born on Saturday, June 17, 1815 in Hopkins Co., Kentucky, USA.1 Jane, age 18, was married to Wilkins Royster Jr., age 21, son of Wilkins Royster Sr. and Mary Ann Robards, Thursday, February 27, 1834. Jane died on Saturday, October 21, 1865 at age 50 years, 4 months and 4 days.1 Her body was interred after October 21, 1865 in Royster Cemetery ( 4 miles west of Robards), Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1
     As of Thursday, February 27, 1834, her married name was Royster (Newton). Jane (34) was listed as a household member living with Wilkins Royster Jr. on the 1850 Census, on June 1, 1850 in Household Number 242, District No. 2, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 Jane were listed as a household members living with Wilkins Royster Jr. in the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 521, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3

Children of Jane Newton and Wilkins Royster Jr.

Citations

  1. [S152] Henderson County Historical Society, compiler, Gone But Not Forgotten - 1982 (Henderson, Kentucky: Henderson County Historical Society, 1982), Page 199. Hereinafter cited as Gone But Not Forgotten - 1982.
  2. [S550] James L. Blue, 1850 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1850 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  3. [S544] James L. Blue, 1860 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

Margaret J. Royster

F, b. October 10, 1838, d. December 22, 1891
Last Edited=July 18, 2011
     Margaret was born on Wednesday, October 10, 1838.1 She was the daughter of Wilkins Royster Jr. and Jane Newton. Margaret, age 20, was married to James W. Royster, age 25, son of Thomas Wilkins Royster Sr. and Nancy Ann McMullin, Thursday, November 11, 1858 in Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Recorded at the Henderson Co. KY Court House, Book 004, Page 055. Margaret died on Tuesday, December 22, 1891 at age 53 years, 2 months and 12 days.1 Her body was interred after December 22, 1891 in Royster Cemetery ( 4 miles west of Robards), Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1
     Margaret (age 11) was listed as a household member living with Wilkins Royster Jr. on the 1850 Census, on June 1, 1850 in Household Number 242, District No. 2, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 Margaret were listed as a household members living with James W. Royster in the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 518, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3 Margaret (age 31) was listed as a household member living with James W. Royster on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 27, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 Margaret (age 41) was listed as wife living with James W. Royster on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 65, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.5

Children of Margaret J. Royster and James W. Royster

Citations

  1. [S152] Henderson County Historical Society, compiler, Gone But Not Forgotten - 1982 (Henderson, Kentucky: Henderson County Historical Society, 1982), Page 199. Hereinafter cited as Gone But Not Forgotten - 1982.
  2. [S550] James L. Blue, 1850 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1850 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  3. [S544] James L. Blue, 1860 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  4. [S546] James L. Blue, 1870 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  5. [S548] James L. Blue, 1880 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

James W. Royster

M, b. February 6, 1833, d. May 16, 1918
Last Edited=July 18, 2011
     James was born on Wednesday, February 6, 1833.1 He was the son of Thomas Wilkins Royster Sr. and Nancy Ann McMullin. James, age 25, was married to Margaret J. Royster, age 20, daughter of Wilkins Royster Jr. and Jane Newton, Thursday, November 11, 1858 in Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Recorded at the Henderson Co. KY Court House, Book 004, Page 055. James died on Thursday, May 16, 1918 at age 85 years, 3 months and 10 days.1 His body was interred after May 16, 1918 in Royster Cemetery ( 4 miles west of Robards), Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1
     James W. Royster also went by the name of Jim. James (age 17) was listed as a household member living with Thomas Wilkins Royster Sr. on the 1850 Census, on June 1, 1850 in Household No. 247, District No. 2, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 James W. Royster was employed as a Farmer as of June 1, 1860 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA. James (age 27) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Margaret (age 21) on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 518, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3 James was listed as a neighbor of Elijah Spencer on the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 519, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3 James was listed as a neighbor of Wilkins Newton Royster on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household Number 26, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 James W. Royster was employed as a Farmer as of June 1, 1870 in Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA. James (age 37) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Margaret (age 31) on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 27, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 James (age 47) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Margaret (age 41) on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 65, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.5 They was a witness at Alexander Royster and Eliza Royster's wedding Thursday, November 23, 1882 in Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA. He was a witness at William A. Bayse and Luella Royster's wedding Wednesday, December 19, 1883 in Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA. James (age 67) was listed as a boarder living with Elijah Andrew Spencer on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 126, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.6 James (age 77) was listed as an uncle living with George N. Parsons on the 1910 Census, on April 15, 1910 in Household No. 214, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.7

Children of James W. Royster and Margaret J. Royster

Citations

  1. [S152] Henderson County Historical Society, compiler, Gone But Not Forgotten - 1982 (Henderson, Kentucky: Henderson County Historical Society, 1982), Page 199. Hereinafter cited as Gone But Not Forgotten - 1982.
  2. [S550] James L. Blue, 1850 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1850 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  3. [S544] James L. Blue, 1860 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  4. [S546] James L. Blue, 1870 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  5. [S548] James L. Blue, 1880 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  6. [S558] Ancestry.com, 1900 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1900 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  7. [S576] Ancestry.com, 1910 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Ancestry.com: Ancestry.com), Page 576. Hereinafter cited as 1910 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

Robert Virgil Poole

M, b. December 2, 1856, d. May 21, 1910
Last Edited=August 8, 2005
     Robert was born on Tuesday, December 2, 1856 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1,2 He was the son of Thomas Jefferson Poole and Mary E. McMullin. Robert, age 23, was married to Lucy Frances Knight, age 18 Sunday, November 14, 1880 in Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Recorded at the Henderson County, KY Courthouse. Marriage Book 016, Page 273. Robert died on Saturday, May 21, 1910 at age 53 years, 5 months and 19 days.1 His body was interred after May 21, 1910 in Poole Family Cemetery (3 miles west of Robards on Royster Road), Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1
     Robert Virgil Poole also went by the name of Bud. Mary and Robert were listed as a household members living with Thomas Jefferson Poole in the 1860 Census, on June 1, 1860 in Household No. 525, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3 Robert (age 13) was listed as a household member living with Thomas Jefferson Poole on the 1870 Census, on June 1, 1870 in Household No. 55, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 Robert (age 23) was listed as a son living with Mary E. McMullin on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 47, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.5 Robert was listed as the County Tax Payer on the 1890 County Tax List in Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.6 Robert (age 43) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Lucy (age 37) on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 111, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.7 Robert was listed as a neighbor of Robert Wayne McMullin on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 110, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.7 Robert (age 53) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Lucy (age 47) on the 1910 Census, on April 15, 1910 in Household No. 115, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.8

Children of Robert Virgil Poole and Lucy Frances Knight

Citations

  1. [S152] Henderson County Historical Society, compiler, Gone But Not Forgotten - 1982 (Henderson, Kentucky: Henderson County Historical Society, 1982), Page 164. Hereinafter cited as Gone But Not Forgotten - 1982.
  2. [S932] Linda Hicks Hallmark & Lisa Hallmark Pounders, compiler, 1852 - 1859 Henderson County Early Births (n.p.: n.pub., 1994), Page 55. Hereinafter cited as Henderson County Early Births 1852 - 1859.
  3. [S544] James L. Blue, 1860 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1860 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  4. [S546] James L. Blue, 1870 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1870 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  5. [S548] James L. Blue, 1880 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  6. [S591] Henderson County, Kentucky 1890 Tax List, Compiler Doris Chaney; Date Compiled 2002; R. T. D. Herndon's personal files, Henderson, Chester Co., Tennessee, USA. Hereinafter cited as Henderson Co., Ky., 1890 Tax List.
  7. [S558] Ancestry.com, 1900 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1900 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  8. [S576] Ancestry.com, 1910 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Ancestry.com: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1910 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

Lucy Frances Knight

F, b. September 6, 1862, d. April 3, 1931
Last Edited=November 8, 2012
     Lucy was born on Saturday, September 6, 1862 in Kentucky, USA.1,2 Lucy, age 18, was married to Robert Virgil Poole, age 23, son of Thomas Jefferson Poole and Mary E. McMullin, Sunday, November 14, 1880 in Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA; Recorded at the Henderson County, KY Courthouse. Marriage Book 016, Page 273. Lucy died on Friday, April 3, 1931 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA, at age 68 years, 6 months and 28 days.1,2 Her body was interred after April 3, 1931 in Poole Family Cemetery (3 miles west of Robards on Royster Road), Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1,2
     As of Sunday, November 14, 1880, her married name was Poole (Knight). Lucy (age 37) was listed as Robert Virgil Poole's wife on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 111, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3 Lucy (age 47) was listed as Robert Virgil Poole's wife on the 1910 Census, on April 15, 1910 in Household No. 115, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 Lucy (age 57) was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 162, District No. 6, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.5 Lucy was listed as a neighbor of Lucy Poole on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 163, District No. 6, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.5 Lucy was listed as a neighbor of James Eblen on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 131, District No. 6, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.5

Children of Lucy Frances Knight and Robert Virgil Poole

Citations

  1. [S152] Henderson County Historical Society, compiler, Gone But Not Forgotten - 1982 (Henderson, Kentucky: Henderson County Historical Society, 1982), Page 164. Hereinafter cited as Gone But Not Forgotten - 1982.
  2. [S657] James L. Blue & Donald L. Hazelwood, Historical & Genealogical Records of Henderson County, Kentucky, Death Records 1911-1992 (Evansville, Indiana: Evansville Bindery, Inc., 1998), age 599. Hereinafter cited as Henderson Co., KY Death Records 1911-1992.
  3. [S558] Ancestry.com, 1900 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1900 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  4. [S576] Ancestry.com, 1910 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Ancestry.com: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1910 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  5. [S549] James L. Blue, 1920 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1920 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.

Claudius Augustus Edwards

M, b. March 8, 1875, d. December 24, 1963
Last Edited=July 26, 2004
     Claudius was born on Monday, March 8, 1875 in Kentucky, USA.1 He was the son of Augustus O. Edwards and Nanmie E. Robards. Claudius, age 24, was married to Rena Adell Spencer, age 17, daughter of Joel Richard Spencer and Virginia Busby, Saturday, October 7, 1899. Claudius died on Tuesday, December 24, 1963 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA, at age 88 years, 9 months and 16 days.1 His body was interred after December 24, 1963 in Fernwood Cemetery, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1
     Claudius (age 5) was listed as a son living with Augustus O. Edwards on the 1880 Census, on June 1, 1880 in Household No. 189, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 Claudius (age 35) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Rena (age 28) on the 1910 Census, on April 15, 1910 in Household No. 35, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3 Claudius (age 44) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Rena (age 38) on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 245, Rockhouse Road, Pleasant Valley, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 Claudius Augustus Edwards was listed as the informant on Augustus O. Edwards's Death Certificate on Friday, March 17, 1922 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1 Claudius Augustus Edwards was listed as the informant on Ollie James Edwards's Death Certificate on Tuesday, March 30, 1926 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.5 Claudius Augustus Edwards was employed as a Farmer as of April 1, 1930 in Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA. Claudius (age 55) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Rena (age 48) on the 1930 Census, on April 1, 1930 in Household No. 183, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.6

Children of Claudius Augustus Edwards and Rena Adell Spencer

Citations

  1. [S657] James L. Blue & Donald L. Hazelwood, Historical & Genealogical Records of Henderson County, Kentucky, Death Records 1911-1992 (Evansville, Indiana: Evansville Bindery, Inc., 1998), Page 230. Hereinafter cited as Henderson Co., KY Death Records 1911-1992.
  2. [S548] James L. Blue, 1880 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1880 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  3. [S576] Ancestry.com, 1910 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Ancestry.com: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1910 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  4. [S549] James L. Blue, 1920 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1920 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  5. [S657] James L. Blue & Donald L. Hazelwood, Historical & Genealogical Records of Henderson County, Kentucky, Death Records 1911-1992 (Evansville, Indiana: Evansville Bindery, Inc., 1998), Page 231. Hereinafter cited as Henderson Co., KY Death Records 1911-1992.
  6. [S748] Ancestry.com, 1930 Henderson County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1930 Henderson Co. Census.

Rena Adell Spencer

F, b. October 22, 1881, d. May 27, 1966
Last Edited=April 21, 2003
Relationship
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Raymond Talbott Denton
     Rena was born on Saturday, October 22, 1881 in Kentucky, USA.1 She was the daughter of Joel Richard Spencer and Virginia Busby. Rena, age 17, was married to Claudius Augustus Edwards, age 24, son of Augustus O. Edwards and Nanmie E. Robards, Saturday, October 7, 1899. Rena died on Friday, May 27, 1966 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA, at age 84 years, 7 months and 5 days.1 Her body was interred on Monday, May 30, 1966 in Fernwood Cemetery, Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2,1
     Rena Adell Spencer also went by the name of Della. As of Saturday, October 7, 1899, her married name was Edwards (Spencer). Rena (age 18) was listed as a daughter living with Joel Richard Spencer on the 1900 Census, on June 1, 1900 in Household No. 301, Authoston, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3 Rena (age 28) was listed as Claudius Augustus Edwards's wife on the 1910 Census, on April 15, 1910 in Household No. 35, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 Rena (age 38) was listed as Claudius Augustus Edwards's wife on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 245, Rockhouse Road, Pleasant Valley, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.5 Rena (age 48) was listed as Claudius Augustus Edwards's wife on the 1930 Census, on April 1, 1930 in Household No. 183, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.6 Rena Adell Spencer was listed as the informant on Claudius Augustus Edwards's Death Certificate on Tuesday, December 24, 1963 in Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.7

Children of Rena Adell Spencer and Claudius Augustus Edwards

Citations

  1. [S657] James L. Blue & Donald L. Hazelwood, Historical & Genealogical Records of Henderson County, Kentucky, Death Records 1911-1992 (Evansville, Indiana: Evansville Bindery, Inc., 1998), Page 232. Hereinafter cited as Henderson Co., KY Death Records 1911-1992.
  2. [S201] Interment Records for City of Henderson, Kentucky , Page Number 39, Lot Number 936 1/2, Space Number 4. Hereinafter cited as City of Henderson Burial Records.
  3. [S558] Ancestry.com, 1900 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1900 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  4. [S576] Ancestry.com, 1910 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Ancestry.com: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1910 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  5. [S549] James L. Blue, 1920 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1920 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  6. [S748] Ancestry.com, 1930 Henderson County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1930 Henderson Co. Census.
  7. [S657] James L. Blue & Donald L. Hazelwood, Historical & Genealogical Records of Henderson County, Kentucky, Death Records 1911-1992 (Evansville, Indiana: Evansville Bindery, Inc., 1998), Page 230. Hereinafter cited as Henderson Co., KY Death Records 1911-1992.

Bessie Irene Poole

F, b. September 22, 1916, d. June 21, 2008
Last Edited=June 23, 2008
Relationship
3rd cousin of Raymond Talbott Denton
     Bessie was born on Friday, September 22, 1916 in Kentucky, USA.1 She was the daughter of Martin Elmer Poole and Maude Denton. Bessie was married to James Walter, Jr. Gish 1946. Bessie died on Saturday, June 21, 2008 in Owensboro, Daviess Co., Kentucky, USA, at age 91 years, 8 months and 30 days.1 Her body was interred on Tuesday, June 24, 2008.1
     Bessie (age 3) was listed as a daughter living with Martin Elmer Poole on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 202, District No. 6, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 Bessie (age 13) was listed as a daughter living with Martin Elmer Poole on the 1930 Census, on April 1, 1930 in Household No. 171, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3 Bessie, Martin Elmer Poole's child, resided with him and Maude, in District No. 6, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA, on April 1, 1935.4 Bessie (age 23) was listed as a daughter living with Martin Elmer Poole on the 1940 Census, on April 1, 1940 in Household No. 224, District No. 6, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 As of 1946, her married name was Gish (Poole).

Child of Bessie Irene Poole and James Walter, Jr. Gish

  • Jerry Allen Gish b. 22 Jan 1947

Citations

  1. [S157] Obituary, The Gleaner, Henderson, KY. Hereinafter cited as The Gleaner, Henderson, KY.
  2. [S549] James L. Blue, 1920 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1920 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  3. [S748] Ancestry.com, 1930 Henderson County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1930 Henderson Co. Census.
  4. [S1096] Ancestry.com, 1940 Henderson County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1940 Henderson Co. Census.

James Walter, Jr. Gish

M, b. August 22, 1915, d. November 22, 1979
Last Edited=June 23, 2008
     James was born on Sunday, August 22, 1915. James was married to Bessie Irene Poole, daughter of Martin Elmer Poole and Maude Denton, 1946. James died on Thursday, November 22, 1979 at age 64 years and 3 months.

Child of James Walter, Jr. Gish and Bessie Irene Poole

  • Jerry Allen Gish b. 22 Jan 1947

Robert Elmer Poole

M, b. February 21, 1920, d. March 2, 1967
Last Edited=October 12, 2003
Relationship
3rd cousin of Raymond Talbott Denton
     Robert was born on Saturday, February 21, 1920 in Kentucky, USA. He was the son of Martin Elmer Poole and Maude Denton. Robert, age 26, was married to Patricia Jane Litherland, age 18 Thursday, September 12, 1946. Robert, age 42, was married to Gladys Lorene Posey, age 38 Thursday, July 12, 1962. Robert died on Thursday, March 2, 1967 at age 47 years and 9 days.
     Robert (age 10) was listed as a son living with Martin Elmer Poole on the 1930 Census, on April 1, 1930 in Household No. 171, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1 Robert, Martin Elmer Poole's child, resided with him and Maude, in District No. 6, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA, on April 1, 1935.2 Robert (age 20) was listed as a son living with Martin Elmer Poole on the 1940 Census, on April 1, 1940 in Household No. 224, District No. 6, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2

Child of Robert Elmer Poole and Patricia Jane Litherland

  • Brenda Sue Poole b. 14 Oct 1950

Citations

  1. [S748] Ancestry.com, 1930 Henderson County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1930 Henderson Co. Census.
  2. [S1096] Ancestry.com, 1940 Henderson County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1940 Henderson Co. Census.

James Sidney Poole

M, b. March 8, 1924, d. May 16, 1924
Last Edited=November 5, 2001
Relationship
3rd cousin of Raymond Talbott Denton
     James was born on Saturday, March 8, 1924.1 He was the son of Martin Elmer Poole and Maude Denton. James died on Friday, May 16, 1924 at age 2 months and 8 days.1 His body was interred after May 16, 1924 in Royster Cemetery ( 2 miles west of Cairo), Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1

Citations

  1. [S152] Henderson County Historical Society, compiler, Gone But Not Forgotten - 1982 (Henderson, Kentucky: Henderson County Historical Society, 1982), Page 199. Hereinafter cited as Gone But Not Forgotten - 1982.

Jessie Denton

M, b. July 21, 1890, d. August 10, 1942
Last Edited=October 4, 2012
Relationship
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Raymond Talbott Denton
     Jessie was born on Monday, July 21, 1890 in Kentucky, USA. He was the son of David Harrison Denton and Virginia Wilkins Royster. Jessie, age 19, was married to Ann Ernestine Eakins, age 16, daughter of Isaiah Jackson Eakins and Mary Melvina Allman, Wednesday, February 9, 1910 in Vanderburgh Co., Indiana, USA. Jessie died on Monday, August 10, 1942 at age 52 years and 20 days.
     Jessie (age 19) was listed as a son living with David Harrison Denton on the 1910 Census, on April 15, 1910 in Household No. 107, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.1 Jessie (age 29) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Ann (age 26) on the 1920 Census, on January 1, 1920 in Household No. 2, District No. 6, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.2 Jessie (age 39) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Ann (age 37) on the 1930 Census, on April 1, 1930 in Household No. 25, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.3 He resided with Ann in Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA, on April 1, 1935.4 Jessie Denton was employed as a Truck Driver as of April 1, 1940 in Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4 Jessie (age 49) was listed as the head of a family with his wife Ann (age 47) on the 1940 Census, on April 1, 1940 in Household No. 12, Robards, Henderson Co., Kentucky, USA.4

Children of Jessie Denton and Ann Ernestine Eakins

Citations

  1. [S576] Ancestry.com, 1910 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Ancestry.com: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1910 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  2. [S549] James L. Blue, 1920 Henderson County Kentucky Federal Census (Henderson, Henderson Co., Kentucky: Henderson County Genealogical and Historical Society). Hereinafter cited as 1920 Henderson Co., KY Federal Census.
  3. [S748] Ancestry.com, 1930 Henderson County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1930 Henderson Co. Census.
  4. [S1096] Ancestry.com, 1940 Henderson County, Kentucky Federal Census (n.p.: Ancestry.com). Hereinafter cited as 1940 Henderson Co. Census.