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Re: Louis FJones and Lela Craven Texas and Mississippi
Posted by: Joan E. Rambo (ID *****8863) Date: August 26, 2010 at 18:46:27
In Reply to: Louis FJones and Lela Craven Texas and Mississippi by Christel McMullen of 65429

TX Dth Idx thru 1976 -- http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html?..#w=;p=2;c=1320964;t=searchable -- You can view digitized copy of original death record, see more details, make copies and look for others, too.

Name: Lewis Frank Jones
Death Date: 18 Nov 1968
Death Place: Livingston, Polk, Texas
Gender: Male
Race: White
Death Age: 83 years
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 28 Sep 1885
Birthplace: Mississippi
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Lewis Jones
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Sarah Smith
Mother's Birthplace:
Occupation: Farmer
Place of Residence: Leggett, Polk, Texas
Cemetery: Cross Roads
Burial Place: Leggett, Polk, Texas
Burial Date: 20 Nov 1968
Additional Relatives: X
Film Number: 2137256
Digital Film Number: 4030475
Image Number: 1106
Reference Number: cn 89189
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Name: Lelia Jones
Death Date: 02 Sep 1931
Death Place: Houston, Harris, Texas
Gender: Female
Race: White
Death Age: 40 years 10 months 25 days
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 06 Oct 1890
Birthplace: Miss.
Marital Status: Unknown
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Edward T. Craven
Father's Birthplace: Miss.
Mother's Name: Lucy Blackwell
Mother's Birthplace: Miss.
Occupation: Housewife
Place of Residence:
Cemetery:
Burial Place: Trinity, Texas
Burial Date: 04 Sep 1931
Additional Relatives: X
Film Number: 2135696
Digital Film Number: 4163601
Image Number: 2342
Reference Number: cn42835 #2324
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976
[Informant's name looks like Duff Craven, is he a brother, or maybe a nephew?]

One of their daughters:

Name: Clara Lee Hickman
Death Date: 01 Jul 1961
Death Place: Leggett, Polk, Texas
Gender: Female
Race: White
Death Age: 55 years
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 29 Dec 1905
Birthplace: Van Zant Co., Tex
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Frank Jones
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Lela Cravan
Mother's Birthplace:
Occupation: Housewife
Place of Residence: Leggett, Polk, Texas
Cemetery: Union Springs
Burial Place: Corrigan, Polk, Texas
Burial Date: 02 Jul 1961
Additional Relatives:
Film Number: 2116791
Digital Film Number: 4166597
Image Number: 598
Reference Number: cn48079
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Here's a brother to Lelia:

Name: Henry Harrison Craven
Death Date: 14 Mar 1975
Death Place: Houston, Harris, Texas
Gender: Male
Race:
Death Age: 72 years
Estimated Birth Date: 1903
Birth Date:
Birthplace:
Marital Status:
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Edward T. Craven
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Lucy B. Blackwell
Mother's Birthplace:
Occupation:
Place of Residence:
Cemetery:
Burial Place:
Burial Date:
Additional Relatives:
Film Number: 2243706
Digital Film Number: 4167392
Image Number: 2126
Reference Number: 19143
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Jones is a common name, but you can take your time with the TX Dth Idx, look for other members of the family.

Happy Hunting (^_^)




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