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Dean & Victory family
Posted by: Donnie Shackelford (ID *****1708) Date: June 17, 2004 at 20:05:00
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Looking for additional information on the following families from Gregg County, Texas. email doncon402@yahoo.com


Descendants of Bellona R. Dean


Generation No. 1

       1. Bellona R.4 Dean (Jarrett3, John Madison2, John1)1 was born June 21, 1853 in Upshur County, Texas, and died July 04, 1952 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas. She married William Henry Victory2 Abt. 1870 in Upshur County, Texas. He was born November 14, 1848 in Panola County, Texas, and died July 09, 1908 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas.

Notes for Bellona R. Dean:
1880 Federal Census, Gregg County, Texas
Precinct 3, page 457D
Familysearch.com

William Henry Victory and his family are listed in the 1880 Federal Census for Gregg County, Texas. William is listed as 31 years of age and was born in Texas. His wife is listed as "Bellona" age 25, also born in Texas. The children listed in the household are John W., age 8; Elma ( listed as Elmer and also listed as a son) age 5; Asa D. age 3 and Herman M. age less than 1. All of the children were born in Texas. Elma Victory was a daughter and not a son. She married Samuel Smith in 1893.

1900 Federal Census, Gregg County, Texas
Precinct 3, page 75
Genealogy.com, page 9 of 18

William Henry Victory and his family are listed in the 1900 Federal Census for Gregg County, Texas. William is listed as 50 years of age and was born November 1849 in Texas. His wife is listed as "Bellona" age 46, born June 1853 in Texas. The children listed in the household are John W., age 28, born October 1871; Herman M. age 20, born June 1880; Jessey F. age 17, born May 1883; Shannon C. age 13, born August 1886 (his tombstone has 1888); Reuben O., age 10, born February 1890 and Craig H. age 5 born February 1895. All of the children were born in Texas.

1910 Federal Census, Gregg County, Texas
Precinct 3, page 229A
Genealogy.com, page 3 of 18

William Henry Victory died on July 09, 1908. His widow and family are listed in the 1910 Federal Census for Gregg County, Texas. His wife "Bellona" is listed as "Demp Victory" age 56, born in Texas. The children listed in the household are Reuben age 20 and Craig age 16, both were born in Texas. Bellon is living next door to her sister, Mariah Dean Wright and her family.

1920 Federal Census, Gregg County, Texas
Precinct 3, page 202A
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Bellona Dean Victory is listed in the 1920 Federal Census for Gregg County, Texas. She is listed as "Mrs William H. Victory", widowed, age 66 and was born in Texas. Living with her are two grandchildren, Herman C. and Helen Smith. Herman is listed as 25 and Helen is 19 years of age, both born in Texas. They are children of Elma L. Victory-Smith, daughter of Bellona and her husband WIlliam Henry Victory.

1930 Federal Census, Gregg County, Texas
Township of Gladewater, page 12A
Ancestry.com

Bellona Dean Victory is listed in the 1930 Federal Census for Gregg County, Texas. She is listed as "Dommer Victory", widowed, age 76 and was born in Texas. She is still living next door to her sister Mariah Wright.

More About Bellona R. Dean:
Burial: 1952, Rosedale Cemetery, Gladwater, Gregg County, Texas

Notes for William Henry Victory:
W. H. Victory Co. G, Col. James McCord’s TX
14 Nov 1848 – 9 Jul 1908 Frontier Cav.

More About William Henry Victory:
Burial: 1908, Rosedale Cemetery, Gladwater, Gregg County, Texas
       
Children of Bellona Dean and William Victory are:
+       2       i.       John Henry5 Victory, born October 05, 1871 in Upshur County, Texas; died Abt. 1943 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas.
+       3       ii.       Elma L. Victory, born August 01, 1874 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas; died Bef. 1920 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas.
       4       iii.       Asa "Acie" Victory3, born May 09, 1877 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas; died Unknown in ?.

More About Asa "Acie" Victory:
Burial: Unknown, ?

+       5       iv.       Herman Martian Victory, born January 01, 1880 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas; died June 19, 1968 in El Paso, El Paso County, Texas.
+       6       v.       Jess F. "Jessie" Victory, born May 22, 1883 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas; died Unknown in ?.
+       7       vi.       Shannon "Shank" Carson Victory, born August 16, 1888 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas; died March 10, 1948 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas.
       8       vii.       Ruben Oliver Victory4, born February 15, 1890 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas; died February 17, 1950 in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.

Notes for Ruben Oliver Victory:
1920 Federal Census, Caddo Parish, Louisiana
City of Shreveport, page 2B
Ancestry.com, page 4 of 18

Reuben Victory is listed in the 1920 Federal Census for Caddo Parish, Louisiana and is living in the City of Shreveport. Reuben is listed as 29 years of age and was born in Texas. He is listed as a "roomer" and is single.

1930 Federal Census, Bexar County, Texas
City of San Antonio, page 36A
Ancestry.com, page 71 of 75

Reuben Victory is listed in the home with his brother, Shannon Victory and his family, in the 1930 Federal Census for Bexar County, Texas and they are living in the City of San Antonio. He is listed as Reuben O. Victory, age 40, born in Texas. Reuben is still listed as single.

Ruben Oliver Victory was listed as single at the time of his death. From his death certificate: Place of death was the Lisbon Hospital in Dallas, Texas, cause of death unknown. He was a veteran of World War I and his funeral was held at the Rosedale Baptist Church in Gladwater, Gregg County, Texas.



More About Ruben Oliver Victory:
Burial: 1950, Rosedale Cemetery, Gladwater, Gregg County, Texas

       9       viii.       Harvey Craig Victory5, born February 25, 1894 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas; died Unknown in ?.

More About Harvey Craig Victory:
Burial: Unknown, ?


Generation No. 2

       2. John Henry5 Victory (Bellona R.4 Dean, Jarrett3, John Madison2, John1)6 was born October 05, 1871 in Upshur County, Texas, and died Abt. 1943 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas. He married Vera Ella Abernathy7 Abt. 1901 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas. She was born Abt. 1882 in Arkansas, and died Abt. 1929 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas.

Notes for John Henry Victory:
1910 Federal Census, Gregg County, Texas
Precinct 3, page 229B
Genealogy.com, page 4 of 18

John Henry Victory and his family are listed in the 1910 Federal Census for Gregg County, Texas. John is listed as 39 years of age and was born in Texas. His wife is listed as "Vera" age 30, born in Arkansas. There is one child listed in the household, Lucille age 7 born in Texas.

1920 Federal Census, Gregg County, Texas
Precinct 3, page 202A
Genealogy.com

John Henry Victory and his family are listed in the 1920 Federal Census for Gregg County, Texas. John is listed as 47 years of age and was born in Texas. His wife is listed as "Vera E." age 40, born in Arkansas. The children listed in the household are Lucille age 17 and Neil age 9, both born in Texas. John is living next door to his mother, who is listed as Mrs. William Henry Victory.

More About John Henry Victory:
Burial: Abt. 1943, Rosedale Cemetery, Gladwater, Gregg County, Texas

More About Vera Ella Abernathy:
Burial: Abt. 1929, Rosedale Cemetery, Gladwater, Gregg County, Texas
       
Children of John Victory and Vera Abernathy are:
       10       i.       Lucille V.6 Victory8, born Abt. 1902 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas; died Abt. 1956 in Gregg County, Texas.

More About Lucille V. Victory:
Burial: Abt. 1956, Gregg County, Texas

       11       ii.       Neil C. Victory9, born Abt. 1910 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas; died Unknown in ?.

More About Neil C. Victory:
Burial: Unknown, ?


       3. Elma L.5 Victory (Bellona R.4 Dean, Jarrett3, John Madison2, John1)10 was born August 01, 1874 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas, and died Bef. 1920 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas. She married Samuel Smith11 April 13, 1893 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas. He was born Unknown in ?, and died Bef. 1920 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas.

More About Elma L. Victory:
Burial: Bef. 1920, Gregg County, Texas

More About Samuel Smith:
Burial: Bef. 1920, Gregg County, Texas
       
Children of Elma Victory and Samuel Smith are:
       12       i.       Helen6 Smith12, born Abt. 1901 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas; died Unknown in ?.

More About Helen Smith:
Burial: Unknown, ?

       13       ii.       Herman C. Smith13, born Abt. 1894 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas; died Unknown in ?.

More About Herman C. Smith:
Burial: Unknown, ?


       5. Herman Martian5 Victory (Bellona R.4 Dean, Jarrett3, John Madison2, John1)14 was born January 01, 1880 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas, and died June 19, 1968 in El Paso, El Paso County, Texas. He married Snobia M. Furlington15 Abt. 1917 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas. She was born Abt. 1893 in Texas, and died Unknown in ?.

Notes for Herman Martian Victory:
1920 Federal Census, Gregg County, Texas
Precinct 1, page 165A
Genealogy.com

Herman Victory and his family are listed in the 1920 Federal Census for Gregg County, Texas. Herman is listed as 39 years of age and was born in Texas. His wife is listed as "Snobia M." age 26, also born in Texas. They are listed with one child, "Melba M." age 3, born in Texas. They are living in the home with Snobia's mother, listed as Cora E. Conners, age 43 and widowed. Snobia has a brother listed, Sam W. Furlington, age 24 born in Texas.

1930 Federal Census, El Paso County, Texas
City of El Paso, page 9B
Ancestry.com, page 18 of 21

Herman Victory is listed in the 1930 Federal Census for El Paso County, Texas. He is listed as "divorced" age 50 and was born in Texas.

1930 Federal Census, Gregg County, Texas
City of Longview, page 8A
Ancestry.com, page 15 of 32

Herman Victory's daughter and his ex-wife Snobia are listed in the 1930 Federal Census for Gregg County, Texas. Snobia had remarried by the time of this census. Her husband is listed as "Walter A. Rawsom", age 35, born in Texas. Snobia is listed as 36 and was also born in Texas. Melba is listed as 14 years of age and was born in Texas. Living next door is Snobia's mother, Cora Conner, age 53.

More About Herman Martian Victory:
Burial: 1968, Texas

More About Snobia M. Furlington:
Burial: Unknown, ?
       
Child of Herman Victory and Snobia Furlington is:
       14       i.       Melba M.6 Victory16, born Abt. 1918 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas; died July 30, 1984 in Gregg County, Texas. She married (unknown) Henry Unknown in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas; born Unknown in ?; died Unknown in ?.

More About Melba M. Victory:
Burial: 1984, Greenwood Cemetery,

More About (unknown) Henry:
Burial: Unknown, ?


       6. Jess F. "Jessie"5 Victory (Bellona R.4 Dean, Jarrett3, John Madison2, John1)17 was born May 22, 1883 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas, and died Unknown in ?. He married Annie Aurelia Huckabay18 December 12, 1909 in Caddo, Parish, Louisiana, daughter of Harold Huckabay and Georgiana Jones. She was born Abt. 1889 in Louisiana, and died Unknown in ?.

Notes for Jess F. "Jessie" Victory:
1930 Federal Census, Perry County, Oklahoma
Township of Noble, page 6B
Ancestry.com, page 12 of 16

Jess Victory and his family are listed in the 1930 Federal Census for Perry County, Oklahoma and are living in the Township of Noble. Jess is listed as "Jess F. Victory" age 47 and was born in Texas. His wife is listed as "Annie" age 40 and was born in Louisiana. There is one child listed in the household, Harold Dean Victory, age 18, born in Louisiana.

More About Jess F. "Jessie" Victory:
Burial: Unknown, ?

More About Annie Aurelia Huckabay:
Burial: Unknown, ?
       
Child of Jess Victory and Annie Huckabay is:
+       15       i.       Harold Dean6 Victory, Sr., born February 06, 1912 in Caddo Parrish, Louisiana; died May 11, 1985 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas.


       7. Shannon "Shank" Carson5 Victory (Bellona R.4 Dean, Jarrett3, John Madison2, John1)19 was born August 16, 1888 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas, and died March 10, 1948 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas. He married Gladys (unknown)20 Bef. 1920 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas. She was born Abt. 1893 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas, and died Abt. 1936 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas.

Notes for Shannon "Shank" Carson Victory:
1910 Federal Census, Jefferson County, Texas
City of Beaumont, page 163A
Genealogy.com, page 61 of 144

Shannon Victory is listed in the 1910 Federal Census for Jefferson County, Texas and is living in the City of Beaumont. Shannon is listed as single, age 21, and was born in Texas.

1930 Federal Census, Bexar County, Texas
City of San Antonio, page 36A
Ancestry.com, page 71 of 75

Shannon Victory and his family are listed in the 1930 Federal Census for Bexar County, Texas and they are living in the City of San Antonio. Shannon is listed as "Shannon C. Victory" age 41 and was born in Texas. His wife is listed as "Gladys" age 37, also born in Texas. There is one child listed in the household, Mary L., age 9, born in Texas. Also listed in the household with them is Shannon's brother. He is listed as Reuben O. Victory, age 40, born in Texas.

Shannon, in his younger years was a semi-pro baseball palyer. He was a "pitcher" for The Longview Cannibals Semi-Pro Baseball
Team. From 1903-1912 the Cannibals were the pride of Longview. At the time of Shannon's death he was listed as widowed. He died at the Hancock Hospital in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas.

More About Shannon "Shank" Carson Victory:
Burial: 1949, Rosedale Cemetery, Gladwater, Gregg County, Texas

More About Gladys (unknown):
Burial: Abt. 1936, Rosedale Cemetery, Gladwater, Gregg County, Texas
       
Child of Shannon Victory and Gladys (unknown) is:
+       16       i.       Mary Lynn6 Victory, born Abt. 1921 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas; died Unknown in ?.


Generation No. 3

       15. Harold Dean6 Victory, Sr. (Jess F. "Jessie"5, Bellona R.4 Dean, Jarrett3, John Madison2, John1)21 was born February 06, 1912 in Caddo Parrish, Louisiana, and died May 11, 1985 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas. He married Elizabeth Hunt Brown Benson22 Bef. 1945 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas. She was born June 20, 1909 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas, and died December 30, 1982 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas.

More About Harold Dean Victory, Sr.:
Burial: 1985, Rosedale Cemetery, Gladwater, Gregg County, Texas

More About Elizabeth Hunt Brown Benson:
Burial: 1982, Rosedale Cemetery, Gladwater, Gregg County, Texas
       
Child of Harold Victory and Elizabeth Benson is:
       17       i.       Harold Dean7 Victory, Jr.23, born August 11, 1946 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas.


       16. Mary Lynn6 Victory (Shannon "Shank" Carson5, Bellona R.4 Dean, Jarrett3, John Madison2, John1)24 was born Abt. 1921 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas, and died Unknown in ?. She married Clifford Alton Stevens25 Bef. 1946 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas. He was born Unknown in ?, and died Unknown in ?.

More About Mary Lynn Victory:
Burial: Unknown, ?

More About Clifford Alton Stevens:
Burial: Unknown, ?
       
Child of Mary Victory and Clifford Stevens is:
       18       i.       Lynn7 Stevens26, born January 31, 1947 in Gladewater, Gregg County, Texas.



Endnotes

1. Bellona R. Dean, Carl V . Wright , carlmusicman@ykc .com / World Family Tree Volume 116, Tree 746 / 1860-1870 Federal Census, Upshur County, Texas / / 1880-1900-1910-1920-1930 Federal Census, Gregg County, Texas / Rosedale Cemetery Records.
2. William Henry Victory, Carl V . Wright , carlmusicman@ykc .com / World Family Tree Volume 116, Tree 746 / Rosedale Cemetery Records / 1880-1900 Federal Census, Gregg County, Texas.
3. Asa "Acie" Victory, Carl V . Wright , carlmusicman@ykc .com / World Family Tree Volume 116, Tree 746 / 1880 Federal Census, Gregg County, Texas.
4. Ruben Oliver Victory, Carl V . Wright , carlmusicman@ykc .com / World Family Tree Volume 116, Tree 746 / Gladewater Funeral Homes' Death Records 1950 / 1900-1910 Federal Census, Gregg County, Texas / 1920 Federal Census, Caddo Parish, Louisiana / 1930 Federal Census, Bexar County, Texas.
5. Harvey Craig Victory, Carl V . Wright , carlmusicman@ykc .com / World Family Tree Volume 116, Tree 746 / 1900-1910 Federal Census, Gregg County, Texas.
6. John Henry Victory, Carl V . Wright , carlmusicman@ykc .com / World Family Tree Volume 116, Tree 746 / / 1880-1900-1910-1920 Federal Census, Gregg County, Texas / Rosedale Cemetery Records.
7. Vera Ella Abernathy, 1910-1920 Federal Census, Gregg County, Texas / Rosedale Cemetery Records.
8. Lucille V. Victory, 1910-1920 Federal Census, Gregg County, Texas.
9. Neil C. Victory, 1920 Federal Census, Gregg County, Texas.
10. Elma Victory, Carl V . Wright , carlmusicman@ykc .com / World Family Tree Volume 116, Tree 746 / Gregg County Marriage's To 1900 / FamilySearch™ International Genealogical Index /1880 Federal Census, Gregg County, Texas.
11. Samuel Smith, Gregg County Marriage's To 1900 / FamilySearch™ International Genealogical Index.
12. Helen Smith, 1920 Federal Census, Gregg County, Texas.
13. Herman C. Smith, 1920 Federal Census, Gregg County, Texas.
14. Herman Martian Victory, Carl V . Wright , carlmusicman@ykc .com / World Family Tree Volume 116, Tree 746 / / 1880-1900-1920 Federal Census, Gregg County, Texas / 1930 Federal Census, El Paso County, Texas / Texas Deaths, 1964-98 / World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 .
15. Snobia M. Furlington, 1920-1930 Federal Census, Gregg County, Texas.
16. Melba M. Victory, 1920-1930 Federal Census, Gregg County, Texas / Gregg County Texas Deaths - 1984.
17. Jess F. "Jessie" Victory, Carl V . Wright , carlmusicman@ykc .com / World Family Tree Volume 116, Tree 746 / 1900 Federal Census, Gregg County, Texas / 1930 Federal Census, Perry County, Oklahoma.
18. Annie Aurelia Huckabay, 1930 Federal Census, Perry County, Oklahoma / World Family Tree Volume 5, Tree 1776.
19. Shannon "Shank" Carson Victory, Carl V . Wright , carlmusicman@ykc .com / World Family Tree Volume 116, Tree 746 / Gladewater Funeral Homes' Death Records 1948 / / Rosedale Cemetery Records / 1900 Federal Census, Gregg County, Texas / 1910 Federal Census, Jefferson County, Texas / 1930 Federal Census, Bexar County, Texas / World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 / Rosedale Cemetery Records.
20. Gladys (unknown), 1930 Federal Census, Bexar County, Texas / Rosedale Cemetery Records.
21. Harold Dean Victory, Sr., 1930 Federal Census, Perry County, Oklahoma / Social Security Death Index / Texas Deaths, 1964-98 / Rosedale Cemetery Records .
22. Elizabeth Hunt Brown Benson, Gregg County Texas Vital Records / Gregg County Texas Deaths - 1982 / Rosedale Cemetery Records.
23. Harold Dean Victory, Jr., Gregg County Texas Births - 1946.
24. Mary Lynn Victory, 1930 Federal Census, Bexar County, Texas.
25. Clifford Alton Stevens, Gregg County Texas Vital Records.
26. Lynn Stevens, Gregg County Texas Births - 1947.


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