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Subject:Descendants of Littleton Johnson Roberts and Eliza Ann Mizell, Mississippi
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Descendants of Littleton Johnson Roberts


Generation No. 1

1. LITTLETON JOHNSON5 ROBERTS (DAVID P.4, SHADRACK3, RICHARD2, ROBERT1) was born February 03, 1821 in Columbia County, Georgia, and died Aft. 1900 in Chickasaw County, Mississippi.

He married (1) ELIZA ANN MIZELL August 07, 1845 in Calhoun (Benton) County, Alabama, daughter of LUKE MIZELL and CELIA. She was born 1827 in Tennessee, and died Bef. 1880 in Chickasaw County, Mississippi.

He married (2) CARRIE "CASSIE" ADALINE EARNEST February 17, 1882 in Sumner County, Mississippi, daughter of JAMES EARNEST and NANCY STALING. She was born October 29, 1847 in Webster County, Mississippi, and died February 1920 in Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi.

More About LITTLETON JOHNSON ROBERTS:
Military service: Bet. 1861 - 1865, Sergeant in Co. G, 3rd Battalion, Mississippi Infantry, CSA, Civil War
Occupation: 1880, Carpenter
Residence: 1900, with son, Clemmons W and daughter, Mary F. in Chickasaw County, Mississippi

More About CARRIE "CASSIE" ADALINE EARNEST:
Burial: New Hope Methodist Cemetery
       
Children of LITTLETON ROBERTS and ELIZA MIZELL are:
2.       i.       WILLIAM WATSON6 ROBERTS, b. February 1848, Calhoun (Benton) County, Alabama; d. Bef. 1930, Longview, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi.
       ii.       ALMARIAH SUSAN ROBERTS, b. 1852, Calhoun (Benton) County, Alabama.
       iii.       JAMES D. ROBERTS, b. 1853, Calhoun (Benton) County, Alabama.
       iv.       MARY F. ROBERTS, b. February 1854, Calhoun (Benton) County, Alabama; d. Aft. 1920, Mississippi.
       v.       LITTLETON ROBERTS, b. 1856, Calhoun (Benton) County, Alabama.
       vi.       JOHN E. ROBERTS, b. 1858, Ellistown, Pontotoc County, Mississippi.
       vii.       CLEMMONS W. ROBERTS, b. August 1860, Ellistown, Pontotoc County, Mississippi; d. Aft. 1920, Mississippi; m. RHODA E; b. 1864, Mississippi.

More About CLEMMONS W. ROBERTS:
Residence: 1920, With sister, Mary F. in Maben, Webster County, Mississippi

       viii.       RUPHUS ROBERTS, b. 1863, Mississippi.
       ix.       JANE A. ROBERTS, b. 1866.
       x.       MARTHA L. ROBERTS, b. 1868, Mississippi.

       
Children of LITTLETON ROBERTS and CARRIE EARNEST are:
3.       xi.       LAURA BELL6 ROBERTS, b. December 09, 1883, Old Clarkson, Webster County, Mississippi; d. April 22, 1931, Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi.
4.       xii.       ELI EARNEST ROBERTS, b. December 20, 1884, Cumberland, Webster County, Mississippi; d. March 12, 1962, West Monroe, Ouachita Parish, Louisiana.


Generation No. 2

2. WILLIAM WATSON6 ROBERTS (LITTLETON JOHNSON5, DAVID P.4, SHADRACK3, RICHARD2, ROBERT1) was born February 1848 in Calhoun (Benton) County, Alabama, and died Bef. 1930 in Longview, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi. He married MARY JANE 1870. She was born October 1851 in Mississippi, and died Aft. 1930.

More About MARY JANE:
Residence: 1920, Widow residing with son, Sidney C in Salt Lake City, Utah
       
Children of WILLIAM ROBERTS and MARY JANE are:
       i.       F A7 ROBERTS, b. 1871.
       ii.       W J ROBERTS, b. 1872, Chickasaw County, Mississippi.
       iii.       M LEE ROBERTS, b. 1873.
5.       iv.       JOHN EDWARD ROBERTS, b. February 15, 1877, Chickasaw County, Mississippi; d. September 04, 1946, Starkville, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi.
6.       v.       LUKE DAVID ROBERTS, b. February 21, 1880, Chickasaw County, Mississippi; d. January 1965, Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee.
       vi.       RUSUS WATSON ROBERTS, b. April 13, 1881, Chickasaw County, Mississippi; d. March 21, 1956, Chickasaw County, Mississippi.

More About RUSUS WATSON ROBERTS:
Burial: Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery, Woodland, Chickasaw County, Misssissippi

       vii.       S B ROBERTS, b. November 1887.
       viii.       M E ROBERTS, b. November 1890, Chickasaw County, Mississippi.
       ix.       S M ROBERTS, b. August 1892, Chickasaw County, Mississippi.
       x.       SIDNEY C "SID" ROBERTS, b. July 16, 1894, Chickasaw County, Mississippi; d. December 1971, Tucson, Pima County, Arizona; m. ELLEN GENEIVE SIMONDS; b. January 01, 1894, Salt Lake City, Utah; d. January 13, 1987, Antioch, California.

More About SIDNEY C "SID" ROBERTS:
Military service: Bet. February 13, 1913 - August 26, 1918, from Private to 2nd Lieutenant

More About ELLEN GENEIVE SIMONDS:
Burial: Salt Lake Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Utah

       xi.       R L ROBERTS, b. May 1896, Chickasaw County, Mississippi.
       xii.       C A ROBERTS, b. April 1898, Chickasaw County, Mississippi.


3. LAURA BELL6 ROBERTS (LITTLETON JOHNSON5, DAVID P.4, SHADRACK3, RICHARD2, ROBERT1) was born December 09, 1883 in Old Clarkson, Webster County, Mississippi, and died April 22, 1931 in Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi. She married EVERETTE SYLVESTER DEMPSEY February 07, 1904 in Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi, son of ELIJAH DEMPSEY and MARY F. He was born February 04, 1883 in Mississippi, and died in Mississippi.
       
Children of LAURA ROBERTS and EVERETTE DEMPSEY are:
       i.       COLEMAN C7 DEMPSEY, b. December 15, 1904, Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi; d. September 21, 1993, Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama.
       ii.       ALLIE B DEMPSEY, b. 1907, Mississippi.
       iii.       IVA M DEMPSEY, b. 1909, Mississippi.
       iv.       LITTLETON DEMPSEY, b. 1911, Mississippi.
       v.       JAMES L DEMPSEY, b. 1913, Mississippi.
       vi.       OTIS R DEMPSEY, b. March 03, 1914, Mississippi; d. July 1979, Byhalia, Marshall County, Mississippi; m. SONIA.
       vii.       JOSEPH H DEMPSEY, b. 1919, Mississippi.
       viii.       FRANCES A DEMPSEY, b. 1921, Mississippi.


4. ELI EARNEST6 ROBERTS (LITTLETON JOHNSON5, DAVID P.4, SHADRACK3, RICHARD2, ROBERT1) was born December 20, 1884 in Cumberland, Webster County, Mississippi, and died March 12, 1962 in West Monroe, Ouachita Parish, Louisiana. He married BETTIE LOU ELLIS November 21, 1909 in Winston County, Mississippi. She was born December 19, 1889 in Coy, Neshoba County, Mississippi, and died August 04, 1955 in West Monroe, Ouachita Parish, Lousiana.
       
Children of ELI ROBERTS and BETTIE ELLIS are:
       i.       LORENE "HELEN"7 ROBERTS, b. September 20, 1910, Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi; d. July 25, 1996, Beaumont, Jefferson County, Texas.
       ii.       EUGENE ROBERTS, b. May 08, 1913, Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi; d. April 19, 1929, Winston County, Mississippi.
       iii.       OTTIE "OTTO" ROBERTS, b. November 08, 1915, Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi; d. March 01, 1918, Winston County, Mississippi.
7.       iv.       PAUL AARON ROBERTS, b. September 22, 1920, Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi; d. October 28, 2000, Longview, Gregg County, Texas.
       v.       RURAL ERON ROBERTS, b. August 09, 1922, Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi; d. April 29, 2000, Monroe, Ouachita Parish, Lousiana.
       vi.       JEWEL SPIVEY ROBERTS, b. 1926, Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi.
       vii.       ELI EARNEST JR. ROBERTS, b. October 27, 1930, Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi; d. October 24, 1982, Ft. Lauderdale, Broward County, Florida.


Generation No. 3

5. JOHN EDWARD7 ROBERTS (WILLIAM WATSON6, LITTLETON JOHNSON5, DAVID P.4, SHADRACK3, RICHARD2, ROBERT1) was born February 15, 1877 in Chickasaw County, Mississippi, and died September 04, 1946 in Starkville, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi. He married MARTHA L ROBERTS October 20, 1896 in Starkville, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi. She was born February 1868 in Mississippi, and died February 26, 1926 in Longview, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi.

More About JOHN EDWARD ROBERTS:
Burial: Adaton (Baptist) Cemetery, Adaton, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi
Occupation: Shipyard Carpenter
Religion: Baptist

More About MARTHA L ROBERTS:
Burial: Adaton (Baptist) Cemetery, Adaton, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi
Cause of Death: Pneumonia
       
Children of JOHN ROBERTS and MARTHA ROBERTS are:
8.       i.       ANNIE MAE8 ROBERTS, b. June 05, 1897, Longview, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi; d. February 14, 1953, Corning, Clay County, Arkansas.
       ii.       EDWARD ROBERTS, b. January 1899, Longview, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi.
9.       iii.       KATIE CHARLOTTE "LOTTIE" ROBERTS, b. February 07, 1902, Longview, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi; d. August 07, 1977, Judson, Stark County, Indiana.
       iv.       CLARA E ROBERTS, b. 1905, Longview, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi; d. Judson Starke County, Indiana.

More About CLARA E ROBERTS:
Burial: Highland Cemetery, Judson, Starke County, Indiana

       v.       LUCILLE ROBERTS, b. October 03, 1906, Longview, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi; d. July 1972, Hamilton, Monroe County, Mississippi; m. HUGH MILTON SPRUILL; b. July 12, 1896, LaCross, Clay County, Mississippi; d. Monroe County, Mississippi.
10.       vi.       JAMES ALFRED ROBERTS, b. September 08, 1908, Longview, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi; d. August 05, 1969, Okolona, Chickasaw County, Mississippi.
       vii.       CLEMMIE ROBERTS, b. 1913, Longview, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi.


6. LUKE DAVID7 ROBERTS (WILLIAM WATSON6, LITTLETON JOHNSON5, DAVID P.4, SHADRACK3, RICHARD2, ROBERT1) was born February 21, 1880 in Chickasaw County, Mississippi, and died January 1965 in Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee. He married MINNIE Bef. 1904. She was born 1872 in Alabama.

More About LUKE DAVID ROBERTS:
Occupation: Machinest, Enamel Work
       
Children of LUKE ROBERTS and MINNIE are:
       i.       GREER8 ROBERTS, b. 1904, Chickasaw County, Mississippi.
       ii.       ERVIN ROBERTS, b. 1906, Chickasaw County, Mississippi.

More About ERVIN ROBERTS:
Occupation: Machinest, Enamel Work

       iii.       EDNA ROBERTS, b. 1910, Chickasaw County, Mississippi.
       iv.       CECIL ROBERTS, b. 1913, Chickasaw County, Mississippi.
       v.       SIDNEY ROBERTS, b. 1916, Hixson, Hamilton County, Tennessee.


7. PAUL AARON7 ROBERTS (ELI EARNEST6, LITTLETON JOHNSON5, DAVID P.4, SHADRACK3, RICHARD2, ROBERT1) was born September 22, 1920 in Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi, and died October 28, 2000 in Longview, Gregg County, Texas.

More About PAUL AARON ROBERTS:
Burial: Lakeview Memorial Gardens, Longview, Gregg County, Texas
       
Child of PAUL AARON ROBERTS is:
       i.       SHELIA8 ROBERTS, m. HERNDON.


Generation No. 4

8. ANNIE MAE8 ROBERTS (JOHN EDWARD7, WILLIAM WATSON6, LITTLETON JOHNSON5, DAVID P.4, SHADRACK3, RICHARD2, ROBERT1) was born June 05, 1897 in Longview, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi, and died February 14, 1953 in Corning, Clay County, Arkansas. She married (1) JESSIE H EDMONDS Bef. 1920 in Longview, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi, son of JOHN EDMONDS and BELL WILLIAMS. He was born June 13, 1899 in Oktibbeha County, Mississippi, and died April 18, 1925 in Longview, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi. She married (2) GEORGE ROBERT THACKSTON Aft. 1928, son of GEORGE THACKSTON and JULINA EDWARDS. He was born February 24, 1871 in Oktibbeha County, Mississippi, and died December 20, 1944 in Corning, Clay County, Arkansas. She married (3) MARTIN DANIEL ODOM November 10, 1949 in Randolph County, Arkansas, son of MITCHEL ODOM and NANCY SPENCE. He was born July 24, 1879 in Middlebrook, Randolph County, Arkansas, and died December 02, 1965 in Randolph County, Arkansas.

More About ANNIE MAE ROBERTS:
Burial: Corning Cemetery, Corning, Clay County, Arkansas

More About JESSIE H EDMONDS:
Burial: New Hope Cemetery, Longview, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi

More About GEORGE ROBERT THACKSTON:
Burial: Corning Cemetery, Corning, Clay County, Arkansas
       
Children of ANNIE ROBERTS and JESSIE EDMONDS are:
       i.       DRUCILLA9 EDMONDS, b. 1921, Longview, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi.
       ii.       HERMAN H EDMONDS, b. June 03, 1924, Longview, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi; d. November 10, 1996, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas.

More About HERMAN H EDMONDS:
Military service: December 15, 1945, Enlistment at Camp Butner Durham North Carolina, Sergeant Air Corps, Army, WWII
Residence: 1993, Last Residence: 5208 Edith Ln, Fort Worth, Texas


9. KATIE CHARLOTTE "LOTTIE"8 ROBERTS (JOHN EDWARD7, WILLIAM WATSON6, LITTLETON JOHNSON5, DAVID P.4, SHADRACK3, RICHARD2, ROBERT1) was born February 07, 1902 in Longview, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi, and died August 07, 1977 in Judson, Stark County, Indiana. She married (1) SILAS BUCHANNAN CUMMINS. He was born October 26, 1861 in Attala County, Mississippi, and died September 28, 1932 in Dotty Springs, Attala County, Mississippi. She married (2) JAMES LESLIE FOSTER, son of JAMES FOSTER and LOULA MONTGOMERY. He was born February 06, 1888 in Billups Gate, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi, and died March 21, 1976 in Winamac, Pulaski County, Indiana. She married (3) JAMES BUFORD.

More About KATIE CHARLOTTE "LOTTIE" ROBERTS:
Burial: Highland Cemetery, Judson, Stark County, Indiana

More About JAMES LESLIE FOSTER:
Burial: Highland Cemetery, Judson, Stark County, Indiana
       
Child of KATIE ROBERTS and JAMES FOSTER is:
       i.       JAMES EDDIE "JIM"9 FOSTER.


10. JAMES ALFRED8 ROBERTS (JOHN EDWARD7, WILLIAM WATSON6, LITTLETON JOHNSON5, DAVID P.4, SHADRACK3, RICHARD2, ROBERT1) was born September 08, 1908 in Longview, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi, and died August 05, 1969 in Okolona, Chickasaw County, Mississippi. He married LOU ELLA DILL. She was born August 29, 1908, and died May 07, 1989 in Okolona, Chickasaw County, Mississippi.

More About JAMES ALFRED ROBERTS:
Burial: Boone's Chapel Cemetery, Chickasaw County, Mississippi

More About LOU ELLA DILL:
Burial: Boone's Chapel Cemetery, Chickasaw County, Mississippi
       
Children of JAMES ROBERTS and LOU DILL are:
       i.       ED9 ROBERTS.
       ii.       ELIZABETH ROBERTS.
       iii.       LOIS ROBERTS.
       iv.       LOUISE ROBERTS.
       v.       MARTHA ANN ROBERTS.
       vi.       MARY ELAT ROBERTS.