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Re: McPherson and Maxey,Maxcey,Maxcy families in Van Zant Co.
Posted by: Joan E. Rambo (ID *****8863) Date: June 18, 2008 at 10:41:39
In Reply to: McPherson and Maxey,Maxcey,Maxcy families in Van Zant Co. by HARA PUE of 785

On the 1920 census Van Zandt Co, TX, wife of Allen is listed as Eliza J. Name, birth location and age do not match wife for Allen on the 1910 census Rockwall Co, TX, there she is Margaret.

You can go to -- http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html?..#w=;p=2;c=1320964;t=searchable -- and see digitized copies of original death certificates:

Lular[sic] Mae McPherson, b 1 May 1880 AR; d 12 Jun 1952, Edgeville, Van Zandt Co, TX; father Jim Maxey; mother Jane Maxey; informant Ell [or Eli] McPherson.

Henry Calvin McPherson, b 4 Mar 1871 MO; d 22 Jun 1945; Edgeville, Van Zandt Co, TX; father Allen Delbert McPherson; mother Margaret Storm; informant Leona Lang [they had a daughter named Leona, maybe this is her married name?]

1880 census Kaufman Co, TX:

Category: Name; Relationship to head of household; Marital Status; Gender; Race; Age; Birthplace; Occupation; Father's Birthplace; Mother's Birthplace.

Allen MCPHERSON Self M Male W 35 AR Farmer AL AL
M. J. MCPHERSON Wife M Female W 33 IN Keeping House IN IN
Jos. P. MCPHERSON Son S Male W 13 AR Works On Farm AR IN
Jas. F. MCPHERSON Son S Male W 11 MO Works On Farm AR IN
Jno. A. MCPHERSON Son S Male W 9 AR AR IN
Wm. D. MCPHERSON Son S Male W 6 MO AR IN
H. C. MCPHERSON Son S Male W 5 AR AR IN
Viola E. MCPHERSON Dau S Female W 2 MO AR IN

1870 census Pulaski Co, AR - could this be ALLen????

McPherson, A., 24, b AR - land 400/personal 150
" Magaret, 23, b IN
" Joseph, 4, b IN
" Frank, 1, b IN
" Joseph G., 20, b AR [probably a single brother]

Next door - who are these McPhersons? Maybe the father with a second younger wife???

McPherson, H., 41, b TN - land 400/personal 300
" Malinda, 22, b TN
" Mary, 16, b AR
" Matilda E., 10, b AR
" William H., 4, b MO
" Martha A. 3, b AR
" Margarett, 1, b AR [named for Margaret, wife of A.?]

Happy Hunting (^_^)


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