Posted By:Cathy Garcia
Subject:Sarah/Louisa Light - Mo. abt 1881-1884
Post Date:August 18, 1999 at 01:48:51
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I'm looking for information about my husband's ggrandmother Sarah Louisa Light,
or Louisa Sarah Light
born about 1881-1884 or thereabouts in Mo. She married William Henry Beaver abt 1901 and had 7 girls: Icel, Cicil, Velma, Edna, Ellen, Lodema and Ruth; and 3 boys: Granville, Lloyd and Urcel. After they were married, they lived in Ark and Mo.

1910 U.S. Census -- Howell, Twp. Howell Co., Missouri, Enumeration dist. 81, sheet 5. Beaver William H., Head, 32, AR, AR, AR. Wife, Louisa S., 26, MO, MO, MO. Married 9 years. His second, her first. 4 daughters, all born Arkansas. Cicil S., 4. Icil S., 4. Velma N., 2. Edna L., 6 mos. William listed as a farm laborer on "Ozark farm." Had been unemployed for 4 months that year. Could read and write. Owned his home, possibly mortgaged.

1920 U.S. Census -- Crittenden Twp., Cherokee Co., Oklahoma
William H Beaver, 41, AR, AR, TN. Sarrah L., wife, 39, MO, TN, MO.
Seven children at home. Icel, dau, 17, born Arkansas. Velma, 12, born Arkansas. Edna, 10, born Arkansas. Ellen, 8, born Arkansas. These four were attending school. Granville, 5, born Arkansas. Lloyd, 2 3/12 born Oklahoma. Loduma, dau, 2 months, born Oklahoma. All id'd as white.
NOTES: The Beavers were renting their farm. William was listed as a farmer, general farm. Icel's twin sister, Cicil, was not listed.