Argo Family Genealogy Forum
Looking for any additional information on individuals listed below:
I. ROBERT ARGOE (GGGGGrandfather)
Robert married Margaret (Peggie) Bolen, daughter of Edward S. Bolen & Ann (Nancy) Elizabeth Salley. They had the following children:
1. Henry B. Argoe
6. Ann Margaret
II. HENRY B. ARGOE (GGGGrandfather)
Henry married Margaret Phillips. They had the following children:
1. Moddie Argoe born 1856 in Orangeburg,S.C.
2. Henry Addison
4. Frances E.
II. MODDIE ARGOE (GGGrandmother)
Moddie was born in 1856, Orangeburg Co., South Carolina. Moddie died in George Co., MS. between 1929 and 1949 and is buried in Eubanks Cemetery located in Bexley, George Co., MS. She married SAMUEL BOLEN and according to census records Moddie was the mother of four (4) children. One child is unknown.
1. BENJAMIN A. BOLEN
Ben was born January 22,1879 in South Carolina. He died November 14,1918 in George County, MS. He is buried in Eubanks Cemetery in Lucedale, George County, MS. He married LYDIA LENORA SMITH around November 1909 in Mississippi. Lydia was born April 3, 1892 in Washington County, AL.
2. JOHN G. BOLEN
John was born December 1892 in South Carolina. He married MARY JANE (?).
3. KING SOLOMON "SOL" BOLEN
Sol was born October 1891 (?) in Orangeburg County, S.C. He died February 14, 1973 (?) at Singing River Hospital. He was 85 and a retired farmer. He was buried in the Eubanks Cemetery at Bexley. He married ELIZABETH "ELIZA" WILLIAMS. They had 8-10 children.
IV. BENJAMIN A. BOLEN (GGrandfather)
Ben was born January 22,1879 in South Carolina. He died November 14,1918 in George County, MS. He is buried in Eubanks Cemetery in Lucedale, George County, MS. He married LYDIA LENORA SMITH around November 1909 in Mississippi. Lydia was born April 3, 1892 in Washington County, AL. She died September 20, 1976 in Mobile County, AL. She is buried at Palestine Baptist Church in Wilmer, AL. She is the daughter of THOMAS F. and LESLIE (SMITH) SMITH (Leslie was a Smith before she married a Smith). Lydia and Ben had 5 children.
1. JOHN LESLEY BOLEN
Les was born July 5, 1910 in George County, MS. He died after 1986. He married VIOLA LOGAN April 12, 1935 in George County; MS. Viola is the daughter of JOSEPH and NIDA LOGAN. Les and Viola had 5 children.
2. MAMIE EVELYN BOLEN
Evelyn was born June0 8, 1912 in George County, MS. She died April 08, 1986 in Mobile County, AL. She is buried at Valhalla Memorial Gardens in Semmes, AL. She married CHESTER SHEPHARD around 1931 and divorced around January 1932. She then married CHESTER WOODS, April 09, 1938 in Jackson County, MS. He was born December 10, 1911 in Mobile County, AL. He is the son of FRANK and ANNIE DIXON WOODS. Evelyn and Chester Shepherd had one child. Evelyn and Chester Woods had 3 children.
3. VIRGIE ARGO BOLEN
Virgie was born January 31, 1914 in George Co., MS. She married ARTHUR E. SCARBROUGH December 28, 1929 in George County, MS. Arthur was born in 1912. He died January 27, 1987. He is the son of MR. SCARBROUGH and BARBARRA. ?. Virgie and Arthur had 5 children.
4. TOM CHESTER BOLING
Tom was born April 14, 1916 in George Co., MS. He died January 3, 1978. He is buried in Miller Cemetery. He married EUNICE EVELYN PIPPIN March 02, 1940 in George County, MS. She is the daughter of JOSEPH and MATTIE PIPPIN. According to Tom's obituary he has seven (7) daughters and three (3) sons.
5. LAURA ELIZABETH BOLEN
Laura was born May 18, 1919 in George Co., MS. She married TROY DUDLEY CARTER ON August 03, 1940 in Pascagoula, MS. Troy was a native of Summerall, MS. He died July 27, 1996. He was buried July 29, 1996 in Valhalla Cemetery in Semmes, AL. He is the son of ARTHUR JASPERS and "ZEBBIE" ZEBA BULLOCK CARTER. Troy was a veteran of World War II. Laura and Troy have one adopted daughter.
6. ADA GENEVA BOLEN "Genavive"
Geneva was born September 29, 1921 in George Co., MS. She died September 17, 1996. She was buried September 19, 1996 in Pierce Creek Cemetery. She married WILLIAM YOUNG October 05, 1940 in George County, MS. William died before Geneva. He is the son of MARTIN AND MATTIE YOUNG. Geneva and William have no children.
V. JOHN LESLIE BOLEN (Grandfather)
Les was born July 5, 1910 in George County, MS. He died Oct 16, 1987 in Mobile, AL. He married VIOLA GLENDINE LOGAN April 12, 1935 in George County, MS. Viola is the daughter of JOSEPH JAMES and NIDA LOUISE LOGAN. Les and Viola had 5 children. Les and Viola had the following 6 children:
1) DOROTHY LOUISE BOLEN m. JAMES McWAIN COCHRAN
2) ADA CAROLYN BOLEN m. BILLY GENE WHITE
3) JOYCE DELORES BOLEN m. JAMES ELSWORTH BORDEN
4) JAMES LESLIE BOLEN
5) JOSEPH BENJAMIN BOLEN
VI. DOROTHY LOUISE BOLEN (Mother)
Dorothy married JAMES McWAIN COCHRAN on October 27, 1951 in Lucedale, George Co., Ms.
Children of this marriage are:
1) DORIS JEAN COCHRAN
2) SANDRA DARLENE COCHRAN
3) JESSIE ELIZABETH COCHRAN
4) PATRICIA YVONNE COCHRAN
5) DIANNA MARIE COCHRAN