Posted By:J Christiansen
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Subject:Re: Donald,Charlie,William(Bill),Llyod
Post Date:November 13, 2012 at 16:49:27
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/wy/messages/3922.html
Forum:Wyoming Genealogy Forum
Forum URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/wy/

Did you ever figure this out, Sheena? I saw another post on the internet by someone else about this family, in my notes I don't see who!

Therefore I'll post some information and hope the two of you connect.

1900
Cherokee Nation, District 14, Oklahoma Territory
(northeast section - OK became a state in 1907)
James B. Stevenson b October 1853 in Georgia
Ira or Ora b May ? In Alabama. Married 19 years.
Bertie Stevenson, 18, born January 1882 <------------
Bessie 13
Pearl 12
Lillian 9
Ossie 8 (male) born in Indian Territory
Gussie 6
Cleo 3 born June 1896 OK (m. Lynn Wagner; died 1954 in Oklahoma City)
Frank 1 born 1899 OK

Bertie Sevenson could likely be Donald Keith McConnell’s mother. Bertie divorced Mr. McConnell, married Doc Howard B. McCarty (“Mac”) born about 1883.

Howard B. McCarty registered for the draft, World War I, in Big Horn County, Wyoming.

1920
Big Horn County, Wyoming
Howard Mccarty 37
Bertie Mccarty 38

1930
Big Horn, Wyoming
Howard B. McCarty, born about 1883
Bertie M. McCarty, 48, born about 1882

1940
Odessa, Big Horn, Wyoming
Bertie M. McCarty 58, born about 1882 in Iowa
H. B. McCarty 27 [should say 57]
Residence in 1935: same house

1930
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Lynn Wagner 35 b OK
Cleo Wagner 33 b KY <---------Cleo can be Bertie’s sister
*** Lynn and Cleo “lived in Mustang, Oklahoma”


Bertie (Grace) Stevenson married (No Name Known) McConnell
CHILDREN:
Donald Keith McConnell date of birth????
Charlie McConnell
William (Bill) McConnell
Lloyd McConnell

Bertie Stevenson McConnell next married Dr. Howard B. McCarty
Lived on an Indian Reservation in Wyoming.
CHILDREN TOOK McCARTY NAME.
Their son Donald Keith McConnell - attended military school; in Ft. Bening GA 1946
Donald Keith McConnell married Deloris Birtha Muir
(Deloris was “from Wheatland, Oklahoma,” which is in Oklahoma County, OK)


(Did Deloris Birtha Muir grow up with a relative’s family? Is this her, in 1940 census below? You don't mention a date of birth for her. Her father should be Edward, per a post by you on Genforum)

1940
Mustang, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma
Tom Muir 45 b about 1895 in Oklahoma
Maggie Muir 43
Juanita Muir 14 daughter
Mary M Muir 12
Delores Muir 10 born about 1930 in Oklahoma


Posted on Genforum in 2000, Oklahoma County, OK forum, information about Sheena’s great-grandfather:
Edward Lewis Long Muir born 23 August 1900 in Oklahoma; died 1981 in Wheatland, OK
FATHER Edw. Lewis Long Muir
MOTHER Malinda Lola O’Bryan
Edward had 2 SISTERS - Beatrice born 1897, Nellie b 1905
SPOUSE Josephine Brandt
Married 1923 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
CHILDREN
Juanita
Mary Margaret
Deloris Birtha <---this is the Deloris Birtha Muir who married Donald Keith McConnell


Donald Keith McConnell and Deloris Birtha Muir
THEIR SON (no name) is Sheena’s father


1910 CENSUS
Pittsburg, Oklahoma
Ed Muir 40
Lola Muir 30
Beatrice Muir 13
Albert Muir 11 - died in Fresno, California
Eddie Muir 10 <--------Sheena’s great-grandfather
Nellie Muir 5

(Lola divorced Ed and remarried about 5 times; owned hotel in Heartshorn, OK- O‘Brian/Nolan)

In 1900 they are in Choctaw Nation, Indian Territory.
See Hatfield-Ryan member tree, Ancestry.com


That's it - that's all I have. I don't see the answer to your question anywhere. :C

Hope you got it somehow in the years since you posted, or that this post now helps you connect.

Warm best wishes