Posted By:Richard L Newby
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Subject:LEE-MARTIN in Kenna, NM and TX, IL, AR
Post Date:February 06, 2001 at 12:17:48
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Forum:Roosevelt County, NM Genealogy Forum
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LEE, Edgar E. (b. 3 Jul 1875, unknown, TX d. 23 Sep 1960 Eureka Springs, Carroll, AR and buried there). was an orphan, parents unknown. Somewhere in TX m.

(UNKNOWN) Sarah E. (b. abt 1881, unknown, TN d. abt 1940/41 Kenna, Roosevelt, NM and buried there). According to 1920 Federal Census, Kenna (precinct 29, last page) Roosevelt, NM father born in TX, mother born in TN. She was listed as 38 years old.

Edgar & Sarah homesteaded in the vicinity of Kenna, Roosevelt, NM and had 3 daughters:

1. LEE, (unknown) (b. (unk) Kenna, Roosevelt, NM d. bef 1920 Kenna, Roosevelt, NM and buried there). Died when 10 years old, buried beside her mother.

2. LEE, Jewell E. (b. 31 Aug 1907 Kenna, Roosevelt, NM d. May 1980 Eureka Springs, Carroll, AR and buried there).

3. LEE, Margaret (b. abt 1922 Kenna, Roosevelt, NM d. 1982 Oklahoma City, OK and buried there).

LEE, Jewell E., in late 1920's in vicinity of Kenna, Roosevelt, NM m.

MARTIN, Ross E(stelle?) (b. 31 Aug 1901 place unknown d. 10 Sep 1956 Eureka Springs, Carroll, AR and buried there). His family may have been from the vicinity of Quincy, Adams, IL and his father may have been MARTIN, Arthur. When he went or how he came to be in NM, i do not know.

would appreciate any help from anyone who can provide missing and/or further info. feel free to e-mail direct: pnewby@brtc.net