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Hodges Family born in St Helena
Posted by: Duane Hill Date: May 04, 2000 at 06:13:55
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I am looking for the Hodges family that lived in the Hazelhurst, Copiah Co., Mississippi area from the late 1800's to present. They were originally from the Brookhaven, Lincoln Co., MS area and have lived as far south as the Bogue Chitto, Lincoln CO., Mississippi.
1. ? Hodges and ?wife
unknown where they lived, born, died, etc.
2 i. Wilfurd Hurley
3 ii. Zeb
4 iii. J. Theodore
5 iv. Emma Jean

2. Wilfurd Hurley Hodges
b. 29 Jul 1891 in Saint Helena Parish. LA
d. Dec 1934 in car crash, Hazelhurst MS
Married Arcola Roberts sometime during
the late 1920's or early 1930's

Children
6. i. Pearl
7. ii. Emma Jean
8. iii. Bernise
9. iv. Jobe
10. v. Beassie

3. Zeb Hodges
b. 20 Feb 1895 in Irvingston PA
d. Dec 1934 or Sep 1985 in Hazelhurst, Copiah County, Mississippi (unknown)

Married Mary Swinney 22 April 1903.
b. 30 Oct 1881 in Copiah Co. MS

Children:
at least one son

Note:
1. My grandmother remembers that the three brothers played in a band together. She thinks that he was killed in the same car crash when Wilfurd Hurley died.

2. Zeb & Mary had a son that was brutally murdered by the KKK. Although they were not of African-American Heritage, the KKK targeted all people during the Great Depression.

4. J. Theodore
b. 7 Jun 1884/1890 in Grantsville LA
d. Mar 1971 in Hazelhurst, Copiah County, Mississippi (?)

Married Clara Bell Philley circa 1950.
b. 19 Jan 1928 in Oak Grove, LA

Children
unknown

Note
1. Not upstanding citzen. My grandmother said he did not pay bills, or loans. That he spent time in jail for "financial" related crimes, mostly stealing money, etc.

2. Unknown if Clara Bell Philley married this Theodore Hodges or another J.T. Hodges.

5. Emma Jean Hodges
b. ?
d. ?
Married: unknown?
Children: unknown?

Note
1. My Grandmother was named after her.
If you have any record of this line of my family that would be really helpful. Please email me privately or post here.

Thanks again

Duane Hill

I am looking for the Hodges family that lived in the Hazelhurst, Copiah Co., Mississippi area from the late 1800's to present. They were originally from the Brookhaven, Lincoln Co., MS area and have lived as far south as the Bogue Chitto, Lincoln CO., Mississippi.
1. ? Hodges and ?wife
unknown where they lived, born, died, etc.
2 i. Wilfurd Hurley
3 ii. Zeb
4 iii. J. Theodore
5 iv. Emma Jean

2. Wilfurd Hurley Hodges
b. 29 Jul 1891 in St. Helena Par. LA
d. Dec 1934 in car crash, Hazelhurst MS
Married Arcola Roberts sometime during
the late 1920's or early 1930's

Children
6. i. Pearl
7. ii. Emma Jean
8. iii. Bernise
9. iv. Jobe
10. v. Beassie

3. Zeb Hodges
b. 20 Feb 1895 in Irvingston PA
d. Dec 1934 or Sep 1985 in Hazelhurst, Copiah County, Mississippi (unknown)

Married Mary Swinney 22 April 1903.
b. 30 Oct 1881 in Copiah Co. MS

Children:
at least one son

Note:
1. My grandmother remembers that the three brothers played in a band together. She thinks that he was killed in the same car crash when Wilfurd Hurley died.

2. Zeb & Mary had a son that was brutally murdered by the KKK. Although they were not of African-American Heritage, the KKK targeted all people during the Great Depression.

4. J. Theodore
b. 7 Jun 1884/1890 in Grantsville LA
d. Mar 1971 in Hazelhurst, Copiah County, Mississippi (?)

Married Clara Bell Philley circa 1950.
b. 19 Jan 1928 in Oak Grove, LA

Children
unknown

Note
1. Not upstanding citzen. My grandmother said he did not pay bills, or loans. That he spent time in jail for "financial" related crimes, mostly stealing money, etc.

2. Unknown if Clara Bell Philley married this Theodore Hodges or another J.T. Hodges.

5. Emma Jean Hodges
b. ?
d. ?
Married: unknown?
Children: unknown?

Note
1. My Grandmother was named after her.
If you have any record of this line of my family that would be really helpful. Please email me privately or post here.

Thanks again

Duane Hill

I am looking for the Hodges family that lived in the Hazelhurst, Copiah Co., Mississippi area from the late 1800's to present. They were originally from the Brookhaven, Lincoln Co., MS area and have lived as far south as the Bogue Chitto, Lincoln CO., Mississippi.
1. ? Hodges and ?wife
unknown where they lived, born, died, etc.
2 i. Wilfurd Hurley
3 ii. Zeb
4 iii. J. Theodore
5 iv. Emma Jean

2. Wilfurd Hurley Hodges
b. 29 Jul 1891 in St. Helena Par. LA
d. Dec 1934 in car crash, Hazelhurst MS
Married Arcola Roberts sometime during
the late 1920's or early 1930's

Children
6. i. Pearl
7. ii. Emma Jean
8. iii. Bernise
9. iv. Jobe
10. v. Beassie

3. Zeb Hodges
b. 20 Feb 1895 in Irvingston PA
d. Dec 1934 or Sep 1985 in Hazelhurst, Copiah County, Mississippi (unknown)

Married Mary Swinney 22 April 1903.
b. 30 Oct 1881 in Copiah Co. MS

Children:
at least one son

Note:
1. My grandmother remembers that the three brothers played in a band together. She thinks that he was killed in the same car crash when Wilfurd Hurley died.

2. Zeb & Mary had a son that was brutally murdered by the KKK. Although they were not of African-American Heritage, the KKK targeted all people during the Great Depression.

4. J. Theodore
b. 7 Jun 1884/1890 in Grantsville LA
d. Mar 1971 in Hazelhurst, Copiah County, Mississippi (?)

Married Clara Bell Philley circa 1950.
b. 19 Jan 1928 in Oak Grove, LA

Children
unknown

Note
1. Not upstanding citzen. My grandmother said he did not pay bills, or loans. That he spent time in jail for "financial" related crimes, mostly stealing money, etc.

2. Unknown if Clara Bell Philley married this Theodore Hodges or another J.T. Hodges.

5. Emma Jean Hodges
b. ?
d. ?
Married: unknown?
Children: unknown?

Note
1. My Grandmother was named after her.
If you have any record of this line of my family that would be really helpful. Please email me privately or post here.

Thanks again

Duane Hill



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