Starting Sept. 5, 2014, Genealogy.com will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Regional: U.S. States: Texas: Grayson County

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

My two lines of Armstrongs
Posted by: Helen Logue Date: October 22, 2001 at 09:03:52
  of 1676

I am researching Armstrongs. In fact, I am researching two different lines of Armstrongs.

The first line is Charles Richard/Richard Charles Armstrong. b in Athens, McMinn Co., TN 6 Mar 1915. Need parents and siblings. He d 17 Nov 1991 in Howe, Grayson, TX and bu Hall Cemetery, Howe, TX. He m Nydia Jane Shugart 10 Sep 1933 in Sherman, Grayson Co., TX. They had 6 children.

The other line is Lawson M. Armstrong & wife Lucy. They were from GA. They had 11 children, who are really what I am researching. They are:
1. Elizabeth "Lizzie" Armstrong b 1862 in GA.
2. Emma Armstrong b 1865 in GA.
3. Jennie "Sarah" Armstrong b 1867 in McMinn Co., TN
4. William Henry Armstrong b 1868 in TN d 1940 in TX bu Holloway Cemetery, Grayson Co., TX. m Emily Lee Shugart (dau of Earl Bascom Clapp Shugart & Anne Jane Gibney)
5. Mary Armstrong b 1870 in TN.
6. Benjamin Franklin Armstrong, Sr. b 19 May 1871 in Athens, TN d 1 Sep 1951 in Sherman, Grayson Co., TX. bu Holloway Cemetery, Grayson Co., TX m Ella Jane (Jennie) Shugart (dau of Earl Bascom Clapp Shugart & Anne Jane Gibney) 28 Oct 1897 in Athens, TN. They had 7 children.
7. Susan "Sudie" Armstrong b 1875 in McMinn Co., TN.
8. Isaac Armstrong b 1876 in McMinn Co., TN.
9. Charley "Cate" Armstrong b 1877 in McMinn Co., TN.
10. Joe E. Armstrong b 20 Feb 1880 in McMinn Co., TN. d 13 Jul 1931
11. John Armstrong b aft 1880 in McMinn Co., TN.

(From above)
6. Benjamin Franklin Armstrong, Sr. b 19 May 1871 in Athens, TN d 1 Sep 1951 in Sherman, Grayson Co., TX. bu Holloway Cemetery, Grayson Co., TX m Ella Jane (Jennie) Shugart (dau of Earl Bascom Clapp Shugart & Anne Jane Gibney) 28 Oct 1897 in Athens, TN. They had 7 children.
1. Benjamin Frank Armstrong, Jr. b 20 Aug 1898 in Athens, TN. m Lou Amma Bramblett 31 Jul 1932 in Fort Worth, Tarrant Co., TX. d 27 Dec 1984 Sherman, Grayson, TX bu Shannon Cemetery, Grayson County, TX.
2. Rilla Viola Armstrong b 4 Jul 1900 Athens, TN d 7 May 1976 bu Holloway Cemetery, Grayson Co., TX.
3. Lela Jane Armstrong b 30 Aug 1902 Tom Bean, TX d 15 Nov 1972 in Little Rock, Arkansas. m Wilson Caldwell & had 2 children.
4. Richard Ernest Armstrong b 24 Sep 1904 Luella, TX d 15 Mar 1999
bu Chapel on the Hill,Cedarlawn Memorial Pk. m Neta Lucetta "Lucy" Sprowl 31 Jan 1925 in Howe, Grayson Co., TX. They had 1 child.
5. Ina Mae Armstrong b 16 Mar 1907 Sherman, Grayson, TX d 15 Sep 1926 Arcadia, LA bu Holloway Cemetery, Grayson Co., TX. m C. W. Caldwell.
6. Clarence Carroll Armstrong b 22 Dec 1910 Howe, TX. d 11 Jan 1985 Joshua, TX bu Holloway Cemetery, Grayson Co., TX m Roberta Maneruia Roberts 7 Oct 1940 in Sherman, Grayson Co., TX. They had 3 children.
7. Olin Vaughn Armstrong b 12 Apr 1913 Sherman, Grayson, TX d 12 Jul 1941 Cleburn Hospital bu Holloway Cemetery, Grayson Co., TX. m
Mae Meek 28 Apr 1941.

Any help filling in the gaps would be greatly appreciated.

Nell


Followups:
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/tx/grayson/messages/760.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Agreement of Use
Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network