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minnie v lasley married james a pitts al/fla
Posted by: donna jones (ID *****4055) Date: September 01, 2008 at 13:49:38
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hi
I have been searching for any surviving family members of james a pitts line or minnie v lasley pitts (also known to be spelled lesley)

james a pitts in 1920 was about 35/36 years of age...(born alabama)
.
minnie v lasley pitts about 28 yrs of age in 1920
(born in tennessee)

Home in 1920: Lineville, Clay, Alabama

in the 1920 census it has william j lasley (minnies father)
listed as 59 yrs of age and in the household with them...

james and minnie pitts had 2 children..

james a jr. (born 1913)
(died in palawan massacre ww2)
nell m pitts (born about 1917)
(she died in the 1980s i believe)

the family moved from alabama to orange florida (winterhaven area)i think...

my sister has the birth and death dates etc...

My search is for nells children/grandchildren
she married clarence harbour (deceased)

and had several children...

I would like to find them...

my history

minnie v lasley jones was my grandmothers sister on dads side...
making william j lasley my ggrandfather

making james a jr and nell my dads 1st cousins...

i have always been haunted by the story of the palawan massacre and curious to what happend to these people in my family...

if nell pitts harbours kids/grandkids are out there this is your 3rd cousin...i would love to hear from you and maybe see photos..

my daddy maylon bud jones talked often of your mom;s family(pitts)

also any living family of minnie v lasley pitts let me know also....
thanks so much
donna777@inbox.com




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