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Laura Alis WEATHERSBEE

Laura Alis WEATHERSBEE

Female 1862 - 1947  (85 years)

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  • Name Laura Alis WEATHERSBEE 
    Born 7 Jan 1862  Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Census 19 Aug 1870  Morton, Scott County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • C.O. Weatherby, age 30, male, farmer, value of personal property - $270, born in Georgia
      M.R. Weatherby, age 35, female, keeping house, born in Georgia
      Ann Weatherby, age 10, born in Mississippi
      Laura Weatherby, age 8, born in Mississippi
      Emma Weatherby, age 6, born in Mississippi
      Mary Weatherby, age 1, born in Mississippi
    Census 7 Jun 1880  Grayson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Address:
    Precinct 4 
    • C.O. Weathersbee, age 45, head, married, Farmer, born in Georgia, father & mother both born in Georgia
      M.A. Weathersbee, age 45, wife, married, keeping house, born in Geogia, father & mother both born in Georgia
      L.A. Weathersbee, age 18, daughter, born in Mississippi, father & mother both born in Georgia
      Emma Weathersbee, age 15, daughter, born in Mississippi, father & mother both born in Georgia
      Mary Weathersbee, age 11, daughter, born in Mississippi, father & mother both born in Georgia, attended school
      Jeff Weathersbee, age 7, son, born in Mississippi, father & mother both born in Georgia, attended school
      George Weathersbee, age 5, son, born in Mississippi, father & mother both born in Georgia
      Luther Weathersbee, age 2, son, born in Texas, father & mother both born in Georgia
    Census 29 Jun 1900  Van Alstyne, Grayson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Pleasant Smith, head, was born December. 1860 in Texas, and had been married for 15 years. His father was born in Illinois and his mother was born in Tennessee. Pleasant was shown to be a preacher.
      Laura A. Smith, wife, was born January of 1864 in Mississippi. She had been married for 15 years and was shown to have been the mother of only one child, and that child was still living. Both of her parents were born in Georgia.
      Mattie Smith, daughter, was born May, 1885 in Texas. She was in school. Her father was born in Texas and her mother was born in Mississippi.
      Luther Wethersby, brother-in-law, was born January, 1878 in Texas. He was unmarried. Both of his parents were born in Georgia. His occupation was shown to be an engineer.
    Census 27 Apr 1910  Bowie, Montague County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Address:
    Ward 3 
    • William J. Shields, age 59, born in Pennsylvania, both parents born in the US; occupation - contractor (concrete), married 3 years
      Laura A. Shields, age 44, born in Mississippi, father born in Alabama, mother born in Alabama; mother of only one child, and that child is living
    Census 10 Apr 1930  Dallas, Dallas County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Laura Smith, age 65, widowed, age 22 at first marriage, born in Mississippi, both parents born in Georgia. Laura was living alone in her own home at 832 N. Lancaster, which was valued at $10,000.
    Died 18 Jan 1947  Dallas, Dallas County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Death Certificate - Laura A. Weathersbee Smith
    Death Certificate - Laura A. Weathersbee Smith
    Buried 20 Jan 1947  Dallas County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Address:
    Oak Cliff Cemetery 
    Person ID I180  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 11 Jul 2008 

    Father Charles Oliver WEATHERSBEE,   b. 5 Nov 1835, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1926, Madill, Marshall County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Minerva Rachel MCEWEN,   b. 10 Apr 1835, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1920, Cumberland, Marshall County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 17 Feb 1858  Lowndes County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  [9

    • The Kirkham McEwen family Bible record gives the marriage date as February 11, 1857.
    Family ID F71  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Pleasant Lovick SMITH,   b. 19 Dec 1860, Hunt County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1903, Henrietta, Clay County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Married 24 Jun 1884  Denton County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Children 
     1. Mattie SMITH,   b. May 1885, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 23 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F73  Group Sheet

    Family 2 William J. SHIELDS,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 6 Aug 1907  Montague County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • Married by W. M. McKee, minister M.P. Church.

      Listed as "Laura J. Smith".
    Last Modified 23 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F74  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Jan 1862 - Mississippi Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 19 Aug 1870 - Morton, Scott County, Mississippi Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Address:
    Precinct 4 - 7 Jun 1880 - Grayson County, Texas
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    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Jun 1884 - Denton County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 29 Jun 1900 - Van Alstyne, Grayson County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Aug 1907 - Montague County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Address:
    Ward 3 - 27 Apr 1910 - Bowie, Montague County, Texas
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    Link to Google MapsCensus - 10 Apr 1930 - Dallas, Dallas County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Jan 1947 - Dallas, Dallas County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Oak Cliff Cemetery - 20 Jan 1947 - Dallas County, Texas
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  • Photos
    Mary Ida Weathersbee & Laura Alis Weathersbee
    Mary Ida Weathersbee & Laura Alis Weathersbee

  • Sources 
    1. [S231] McEwen, Kirkham Family Bible.

    2. [S2030] Texas Death Certificate - Laura A. Smith.

    3. [S1643] Mississippi, Morton - 1870 - Charles Weathersbee.

    4. [S1906] Texas, Grayson - 1880 - Charles O. Weathersbee.
      {C.O. Weathersbee, age 45, head, married, Farmer, born in Georgia, father & mother both born in Georgia
      M.A. Weathersbee, age 45, wife, married, keeping house, born in Geogia, father & mother both born in Georgia
      L.A. Weathersbee, age 18, daughter, born in Mississippi, father & mother both born in Georgia
      Emma Weathersbee, age 15, daughter, born in Mississippi, father & mother both born in Georgia
      Mary Weathersbee, age 11, daughter, born in Mississippi, father & mother both born in Georgia, attended school
      Jeff Weathersbee, age 7, son, born in Mississippi, father & mother both born in Georgia, attended school
      George Weathersbee, age 5, son, born in Mississippi, father & mother both born in Georgia
      Luther Weathersbee, age 2, son, born in Texas, father & mother both born in Georgia}

    5. [S1904] Texas, Grayson - 1900 - Pleasant Smith.
      {Pleasant Smith, head, was born December. 1860 in Texas, and had been married for 15 years. His father was born in Illinois and his mother was born in Tennessee. Pleasant was shown to be a preacher.
      Laura A. Smith, wife, was born January of 1864 in Mississippi. She had been married for 15 years and was shown to have been the mother of only one child, and that child was still living. Both of her parents were born in Georgia.
      Mattie Smith, daughter, was born May, 1885 in Texas. She was in school. Her father was born in Texas and her mother was born in Mississippi.
      Luther Wethersby, brother-in-law, was born January, 1878 in Texas. He was unmarried. Both of his parents were born in Georgia. His occupation was shown to be an engineer.}

    6. [S1945] Texas, Montague -1910 - William Shields.
      {William J. Shields, age 59, born in Pennsylvania, both parents born in the US; occupation - contractor (concrete), married 3 years
      Laura A. Shields, age 44, born in Mississippi, father born in Alabama, mother born in Alabama; mother of only one child, and that child is living}

    7. [S1905] Texas, Dallas - 1930 - Laura Smith.
      {Laura Smith, age 65, widowed, age 22 at first marriage, born in Mississippi, both parents born in Georgia. Laura was living alone in her own home at 832 N. Lancaster, which was valued at $10,000.}

    8. [S2029] Texas Death Certificate - Viola May Weathersbee.

    9. [S1337] Mississippi Marriages - 1826-1900, Entry for Charles O. Weatherly & Manerva H. McEwan.

    10. [S110] Family Group Sheet - Charles O. Weathersbee (Barbara Lyle).

    11. [S368] Email from Max Brown - Laura Weathersbee Smith marriage, page 109, Marriage Book "I" 1906 to 1911 (Reliability: 2).


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