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Re: Leroy Alford LA to Bowie County Texas
Posted by: CRG (ID *****6190) Date: November 12, 2002 at 15:49:49
In Reply to: Leroy Alford LA to Bowie County Texas by Michael White of 18908

Hi Michael

This is what the 1880 US Census has for Leroy Alford:

Household:

Name Relation Marital Status Gender Race Age Birthplace Occupation Father's Birthplace Mother's Birthplace
Leroy ALFORD Self M Male W 52 LA Farmer TN GA
Martha ALFORD Wife M Female W 42 SC Keeping House SC SC
John L. ALFORD Son S Male W 18 TX At School LA SC
William ALFORD Son S Male W 12 TX LA SC
Ida L. ALFORD Dau S Female W 8 TX LA SC


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Source Information:
Census Place E.D. 3, Bowie, Texas
Family History Library Film 1255292
NA Film Number T9-1292
Page Number 61C

This is the other information found on IGI for Leroy:

Leroy ALFORD
Male Family


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Event(s):
Birth: 10 JAN 1826 Bains,West Flenn, , , Louisiana

Christening:
Death: 27 JUL 1899

Burial:


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Parents:
Father: Winfield ALFORD Family
Mother: Eliza ALLISON


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Marriages:
Spouse: Martha Ann WHITE Family
Marriage: 1855 , , Texas



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Messages:
Record submitted after 1991 by a member of the LDS Church. No additional information is available. Ancestral File may list the same family and the submitter.


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Source Information:
No source information is available.

Here is a death record:

Leroy R Alford
Male


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Event(s):
Birth: 10 JAN 1826 Bains, , West Feliciana, Louisiana

Christening:
Death: 27 JUL 1899 , Bowie, Texas

Burial: Creed Cemetary, Redwater, Bowie, Texas



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Parents:
Father: Winfield Alford Family
Mother: Eliza Allison


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Messages:
Record submitted after 1991 by a member of the LDS Church. No additional information is available. Ancestral File may list the same family and the submitter.


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Source Information:
No source information is available.


Here is the marriage information for Winfield and Eliza:

Winfield ALFORD
Male Family


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Event(s):
Birth: 1804 , , North Carolina

Christening:
Death:
Burial:


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Marriages:
Spouse: Eliza ALLISON Family
Marriage: About 1824 West Flynn Pa, , , Louisiana



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Messages:
Record submitted after 1991 by a member of the LDS Church. No additional information is available. Ancestral File may list the same family and the submitter.


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Source Information:
No source information is available.


I have also found a family where an Eliza Alford is living in 1880 - She is listed as Mother to the Head of the houshold....This Eliza was born in GA which matches the record for the birth place of Leroys mother:

Household:

Name Relation Marital Status Gender Race Age Birthplace Occupation Father's Birthplace Mother's Birthplace
Jull ALFORD Self M Male W 42 GA Farming NC GA
Sarah ALFORD Wife M Female W 30 TX Keeping House AL AL
Robert ALFORD Son S Male W 10 TX At Home --- ---
Annie E ALFORD Dau S Female W 8 TX At Home --- ---
Walter S ALFORD Son S Male W 6 TX --- ---
George ALFORD Son S Male W 5 TX --- ---
Thomas ALFORD Son S Male W 3 TX --- ---
Linnie J ALFORD Dau S Female W 1 TX --- ---
Eliza A ALFORD Mother W Female W 76 GA VA VA


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Source Information:
Census Place Precinct 1, Morris, Texas
Family History Library Film 1255320
NA Film Number T9-1320
Page Number 122C


Hope this helps

Thanks
Clare



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