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Re: looking for Leah Shelton, Stone, Pierah. family members
Posted by: Ann Allison (ID *****2787) Date: August 29, 2010 at 10:24:46
In Reply to: looking for Leah Shelton, Stone, Pierah. family members by Sandra Beagles of 65481

I'm not related

WWI draft reg. Creek Co. OK
Claude C Stone
b. 5 April 1897 Kosse Texas
residence Kiefer OK
self employed
father b. Texas
Nearest relative - Sister- F. M. Hammons, Celine, Texas

I've had no luck figuring out who this Hammons is.

Claude marred Florence L. Starwalt in Illinois. They lived in Decatur, Macon, IL and had several children
Charrles J. b@ 1921
Raymond Keith b. 5/31/1923 d. 9/30/1923 bur. Janesville IL
Sarah J. b. @ 1925
Bonnie M. b. @ 1928

Leah Shelton married G. H. Stone on 29 Aug 1897 in Robertson Co. TX

In the 1900 census, Leah only has 2 children & indicates she is a widow. Many women said they were widows when they weren't to avoid the stigma of divorce, desertion, or separation.

I don't think the Geo. H. Stone that married Leah died until after 1930.

I believe this is him in 1900 with his mother
1900 Just. Prec 8, Grayson, TX
McLean, Wiley 57 b. Feb 1845 IL NC SC married 18 yrs
Sarah 44 b. Apr 1856 MO TN TN [prob. b. TX] mother of 7, 3 living
Leola B. 9 dau b. Jul 1890 TX IL MO
Stone, Geo 24 step-son b. Mar 1876 TX ME TX married 2 years

George H. Stone married Margaret/Maggie Threet on 19 May 1904 in Ellis Co. TX.

1910 Waxahachie, Ellis, TX
Stone, George H. 34 TX ME UNK married 6 yrs
Maggie 35 ARK ARK ARK mother of 4, 3 living
Virgie L. 6 TX dau
Jewell W. 3 TX son
George L. 5/12 TX son

1920 Grayson, Jefferson, OK
Stone, George H. 43 TX ME ME
Maggie 34 AR AR AR
Jewell 12 TX son
George 11 TX son
Raymond 8 TX son
May 5 TX dau
Iva 6/12 OK son [s/b dau]

1930 King, Stephens, OK
Stone, George H. 54 TX ME TX married @ 26
Margaret 45 AR AR AR married @ 18
George A. 20 TX son
Roy E. 18 TX son
Willie M. 15 TX Dau
Iva Lois 11 OK dau
Wylie W. 7 OK son

WWI Draft Jefferson Co. OK
George Hamlon Stone
b. 10 Mar 1876
nearest rel: Maggie Stone
Med Ht
Med Build
Brown eyes & hair

Here's death Cert info for Geo H. Stone's mother
Texas deaths
Sarah E. McLean
b. 3 Apr 1856 TX
d. 6/26/1938 Upshur, TX
sp: Wylie McLean
f: Martin Johnson
m. Grace Turnbow
informant: W. H. Dodson, Gilmer, Texas

Here is George's mother in 1880 with her mother - don't know where Geo is - maybe with his father who I can't find.
1880 Prec. 5 Wise, TX
McClain, David 65 NC
Gracie M. 61 TN TN TN
Stone, Sallie 24 MO step dau married
Stone, Gracie J. 5 step gr dau TX ME MO

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