Joe Mitchell Alford1

M, #19721, b. 25 September 1957, d. 14 May 2014
Father*Alba Royce Alford1,2 b. 25 Jul 1918, d. 27 Sep 1984
Mother*Billie Lorene Thrasher1,2 b. 19 Sep 1916, d. 18 Feb 1996
Last Edited12 Aug 2018
     Joe was born on 25 September 1957 in Shelby County, Texas, USAG.1 He died on 14 May 2014 in Tyler, Smith County, Texas, USAG, at age 56.3,2
     The following information is extracted from his obituary. Predeceased: Alba Royce Alford, Billie Lorene Thrasher and Alba Royce Alford Jr..2 Joe Mitchell Alford was buried on 19 May 2014 in Lakewood Memorial Park, Henderson, Rusk County, Texas, USAG.2

     His name was also recorded as Mitch.2
     In the obituary of Alba Royce Alford who died 27 September 1984, his son, Mitch Alford of Henderson, was listed as a survivor.4
     In the obituary of Billie Lorene Thrasher who died 18 February 1996, Billie's son, Mitch Alford was listed as a survivor.5

See the footnotes below for a link to his on-line obituary that appeared in his memorial page on the web site of Crawford A. Crim Funeral Home published in Henderson, Texas, circa 15 May 2014 .2

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S1446] Texas Birth Index - 1903 - 1997, online Texas Birth Index - 1903 - 1997, Joe Mitchell Alford. Hereinafter cited as TX Birth Index - 1903-1997.
  2. [S6039] Joe Mitchell "Mitch" Alford, Crawford A. Crim Funeral Home, Henderson, TX, abt 15 May 2014 viewed at Alford American Family Association,, Obituary: Joe Mitchell "Mitch" Alford. Hereinafter cited as Crawford A. Crim Funeral Home.
  3. [S4199] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Joe Mitchell "Mitch" Alford.
  4. [S8043] Royce Alford, Longview News Journal, Longview, TX, Sep 29, 1984 viewed at Alford American Family Association,, Search using CTRL F to find the obituary of Alba Royce Alford, Sr.. Hereinafter cited as News Journal.
  5. [S1686] Alford American Family Association, online Alford American Family Association, Search using CTRL F to find the obituary of Lorene Thrasher Alford. Hereinafter cited as AAFA.
  6. [S1446] TX Birth Index - 1903-1997, online Texas Birth Index - 1903 - 1997, Ryan Matthew Alford.

Alba Berta Alford1

M, #19722, b. 12 October 1889, d. 17 February 1970
Father*Baldy A Alford2,3,4 b. 4 Mar 1852, d. 6 May 1909
Mother*Mary C Land2,3,4 b. 29 Sep 1855, d. 25 Nov 1916
Last Edited7 Mar 2018
     Alba was born on 12 October 1889 in Center, Shelby County, Texas, USAG.5,6,7,4,8 Alternatively, he was born on 12 October 1890 in Milam, Sabine County, Texas, USAG.9,10,5 Alba married Cora Jane Swanzy on 12 December 1908 in Center, Shelby County, Texas, USAG.10,5,6,7,4,11,12
     The following information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Cora Jane Swanzy, Royce Alford, Vera Swanzy and Mrs Hartzel Beck.12 He died on 17 February 1970 in Memorial Hospital, Shelbyville, Shelby County, Texas, USAG, at age 80.9,10,13,12,7,8,4 Alba Berta Alford was buried on 20 February 1970 in Rather Cemetery, Hurstown, Shelby County, Texas, USAG.7,14,4

     His name was also recorded as Alba Bertie Alford.7,4 He registered for the draft on 5 June 1917 in Shelby County, Texas, USAG..15

Census Data

     Alba B Alford and Cora Alford appeared on the 1920 U.S. Federal Census of Shelby County, Texas, enumerated 20 January 1920, ocupation given as a farmer on a general farm. Their children Royce were listed as living with them.5

Albert B Alford and Cora J Alford appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Shelby County, Texas, at Texas, Shelby, Precinct 3, District 8, enumerated 7 April 1930, occupation given as a farmer. Their son Royce was listed as living with them.6

Family

Cora Jane Swanzy b. 23 Mar 1888, d. 23 Jul 1978
Marriage*Alba married Cora Jane Swanzy on 12 December 1908 in Center, Shelby County, Texas, USAG.10,5,6,7,4,11,12 
Child

Citations

  1. [S4448] World War I Draft Registration, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482, Name: Alba Berta Alford. Hereinafter cited as WWI Draft Registration.
  2. [S1449] Isam Alford household, June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Ancestry.com Roll: T1325; Family History Film: 1255325.
  3. [S1686] Alford American Family Association, online Alford American Family Association, Obituaries page; http://www.alfordassociation.org/OBITS/TXOBIT.htm. Hereinafter cited as AAFA.
  4. [S2892] Bartle Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Bartle/…, Alford, Alba Bertie. Hereinafter cited as Bartle Funeral Home.
  5. [S1447] Alba Alford household, Jan 20, 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Justice Precinct 2, Shelby, Texas; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 188;, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_1846; Image: 790.
  6. [S1677] Albert Alford household, Apr 7, 1930 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 8, Ancestry.com Roll: 2390; Image: 254.0.
  7. [S2247] L K Worsham, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/10691355/, L K Worsham (Katie, TX), downloaded viewed July 11, 2009, Alba Bertie Alford & Cora Jane Swanzy.
  8. [S2824] Rather Cemetery, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, A. B. Alford. Hereinafter cited as Rather Cemetery.
  9. [S537] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, online 1935-2014, Name: Alba Alford
    SSN: 461-20-1689
    Last Residence: 75973 Shelbyville, Shelby, Texas, United States of America
    Born: 12 Oct 1890
    Died: Feb 1970
    State (Year) SSN issued: Texas (Before 1951 ). Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  10. [S796] Family Data Collection - Marriages (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection - Marriages; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection - Marriages., "Name: Alba B Alford Spouse: Cora Jane Swanzy Parents: Baldy A Alford , Mary C Land Birth Place: Sabine, Milam, TX Birth Date: 12 Oct 1889 Marriage Date: 12 Dec 1908 Death Date: 17 Feb 1970. "
  11. [S2828] The Grooms of Shelby County- 1882 - 1999, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Marriages/…, A B Alford and Cora Swanzy. Hereinafter cited as Grroms of Shelby County.
  12. [S1686] AAFA, online Alford American Family Association, Search using CTRL F to find the obituary of Alba Bertie Alford.
  13. [S1448] Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4876, Name: Alba Alford
    Death Date: 17 Feb 1970
    Death County: Shelby
    Gender: Male
    Marital Status: Single. Hereinafter cited as Texas Death Index.
  14. [S2824] Rather Cemetery, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…
  15. [S4448] WWI Draft Registration, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482, Name: Alba Berta Alford
    City: Not Stated
    County: Shelby
    State: Texas
    Birthplace: Texas;United States of America
    Birth Date: 12 Oct 1807 (sic)
    Race: Anglo Saxon
    Roll: 1983666
    DraftBoard: 0.

Cora Jane Swanzy1,2,3

F, #19723, b. 23 March 1888, d. 23 July 1978
Father*William Thomas Swanzy4,5,3 b. 15 Oct 1854, d. 2 Feb 1922
Mother*Sarah Jane Cochrane4,5,3 b. 27 Oct 1855, d. 1 Apr 1927
Last Edited10 Nov 2016
     Cora was born on 23 March 1888 in Shelby County, Texas, USAG.5,3 Alternatively, she was born on 23 November 1888 in Texas, USAG, born in Center, Shelby County according to family sources.6,7,8,9 Cora married Alba Berta Alford on 12 December 1908 in Center, Shelby County, Texas, USAG.1,6,7,9,10,11,12 She died on 23 July 1978 in Center, Shelby County, Texas, USAG, at age 90.9,3 Cora Jane Swanzy was buried in Rather Cemetery, Hurstown, Shelby County, Texas, USAG.9,8,3

     In the obituary of Alba Berta Alford who died 17 February 1970, Alba's widow, Cora Jane Swanzy was listed as a survivor.12
     In the obituary of Lee Ella Swanzy who died 20 March 1972, her sister, Cora Alford of Shelbyville, TX, was listed as a survivor.2

Census Data

     Cara appeared on the 1900 Federal Census Shelby County, Texas in the household of her parents, William Swanzy and Sarrah J Swanzy.5

Cora Alford and Alba B Alford appeared on the 1920 U.S. Federal Census of Shelby County, Texas, enumerated 20 January 1920, ocupation given as a farmer on a general farm. Their children Royce were listed as living with them.6

Cora J Alford and Albert B Alford appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Shelby County, Texas, at Texas, Shelby, Precinct 3, District 8, enumerated 7 April 1930, occupation given as a farmer. Their son Royce was listed as living with them.7

Family

Alba Berta Alford b. 12 Oct 1889, d. 17 Feb 1970
Marriage*Cora married Alba Berta Alford on 12 December 1908 in Center, Shelby County, Texas, USAG.1,6,7,9,10,11,12 
Child

Citations

  1. [S796] Family Data Collection - Marriages (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection - Marriages; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection - Marriages., "Name: Alba B Alford Spouse: Cora Jane Swanzy Parents: Baldy A Alford , Mary C Land Birth Place: Sabine, Milam, TX Birth Date: 12 Oct 1889 Marriage Date: 12 Dec 1908 Death Date: 17 Feb 1970. "
  2. [S1686] Alford American Family Association, online Alford American Family Association, Search using CTRL F to find the obituary of Lee Ella Swanzy Alford. Hereinafter cited as AAFA.
  3. [S2892] Bartle Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Bartle/…, Alford, Cora Jane Swanzy. Hereinafter cited as Bartle Funeral Home.
  4. [S2247] L K Worsham, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/10691355/, L K Worsham (Katie, TX), downloaded viewed July 11, 2009, William Thomas Swanzy and Sarah Jane Cochrane.
  5. [S2250] William Swanzy household, June 1, 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Justice Precinct 3, Shelby, Texas; Page: 1A, Enumeration District: 88, Ancestry.com Roll: T623_1669.
  6. [S1447] Alba Alford household, Jan 20, 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Justice Precinct 2, Shelby, Texas; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 188;, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_1846; Image: 790.
  7. [S1677] Albert Alford household, Apr 7, 1930 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 8, Ancestry.com Roll: 2390; Image: 254.0.
  8. [S2824] Rather Cemetery, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Cora Alford. Hereinafter cited as Rather Cemetery.
  9. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Alba Bertie ALFORD & Cora Jane Swanzy.
  10. [S2892] Bartle Funeral Home, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Bartle/…, Alford, Alba Bertie.
  11. [S2828] The Grooms of Shelby County- 1882 - 1999, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Marriages/…, A B Alford and Cora Swanzy. Hereinafter cited as Grroms of Shelby County.
  12. [S1686] AAFA, online Alford American Family Association, Search using CTRL F to find the obituary of Alba Bertie Alford.

Baldy A Alford1,2,3

M, #19725, b. 4 March 1852, d. 6 May 1909
Father*Isham Alford2,4,3 b. 1814 or 1815, d. 7 Jun 1888
Mother*Sylvia Ann Hodges2,3,4 b. 1825 or 1826
Last Edited29 Apr 2018
     Baldy was born on 4 March 1852 in Alabama, USAG.4,5 Alternatively, he was born circa 1849 in Alabama, USAG, age 11 in the 1860 census6 or circa 1850 since he was older than the second Louisa.7 Alternatively, he was born circa 1853 in Texas, USAG, since he was age 27 in the 1880 census.2 Baldy married Mary C Land before 1874.2,8 He died on 6 May 1909 at age 57.5 Baldy A Alford was buried in Rather Cemetery, Shelby County, Texas, USAG.5

     He also went by the name of Buly in the 1870 census.4 He appeared on the 1880 U.S. Federal Census of Sabine County, Texas, at Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas, enumerated 1880.2

Census Data

     Balldy appeared on the 1860 Federal Census Sabine County, Texas in the household of his parents, Isham Alford and Anna Alford.6

Buly appeared on the 1870 Federal Census Sabine County, Texas in the household of his parents, Isham Alford and Anna Alford.4

Family

Mary C Land b. 29 Sep 1855, d. 25 Nov 1916
Marriage*Baldy married Mary C Land before 1874.2,8 
Children

Citations

  1. Or Balldy (1860 census.)
  2. [S1449] Isam Alford household, June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Ancestry.com Roll: T1325; Family History Film: 1255325.
  3. [S1684] Isham Alford household, June 30, 1860 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Redland Beat, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 330; Family: 178, Ancestry.com Roll: M653_1304; Image: 287, Household Members: Name Age
    Isham Alford 43
    Anna Alford 34
    Frances Alford 18
    Allen Alford 16
    Bertis Alford 14
    Balldy Alford 11
    Louisa Alford 9
    Thomas Alford 5
    Julias Alford 3.
  4. [S1451] Isham Alford household, June 1, 1870 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Beat 2, Sabine, Texas; Page: 8, Ancestry.com Roll: M593_1604; Image: 16.
  5. [S2824] Rather Cemetery, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, B. A. Alford. Hereinafter cited as Rather Cemetery.
  6. [S1684] June 30, 1860 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Redland Beat, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 330; Family: 178.
  7. [S192] Rick Moffat, Assumption.
  8. [S415] Rick Moffat, Assumption based upon birth/christening date of children.
  9. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Lora Holiday. Hereinafter cited as Magnum Funeral Home.
  10. [S2247] L K Worsham, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/10691355/, L K Worsham (Katie, TX), downloaded viewed July 11, 2009, Margurite Alice SWANZY and Lawrence Allen ALFORD.
  11. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Alford, Lawrence Allen.
  12. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, John I Alford & Lee Ella Swanzy.
  13. [S2886] Francis Tucker Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Tucker/…, Alford, John I.. Hereinafter cited as Francis Tucker Funeral Home.
  14. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Annie Alford.
  15. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Velma Von Alford and Sam W Helpinstall.
  16. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Helpenstill, Velma Von.
  17. [S1686] Alford American Family Association, online Alford American Family Association, Obituaries page; http://www.alfordassociation.org/OBITS/TXOBIT.htm. Hereinafter cited as AAFA.
  18. [S2892] Bartle Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Bartle/…, Alford, Alba Bertie. Hereinafter cited as Bartle Funeral Home.
  19. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Mamie Lou Alford.
  20. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Eula Alford & Zack Hurst.
  21. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Vera Clara Alford & Lee Bell Swanzy / Harrell Jack Waldrop.
  22. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Swanzy, Vera.
  23. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Fate Alford & Hartzell Oswalt Beck.
  24. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Beck, Foye.

Mary C Land1,2

F, #19726, b. 29 September 1855, d. 25 November 1916
Last Edited23 Apr 2010
     Mary was born in 1851 according to funeral home records. Her son Alba's funeral home record gives her birthplace as Mississippi.3,4 Mary was born on 29 September 1855 in Texas, USAG.1,5 Mary married Baldy A Alford before 1874.1,6 She died on 25 November 1916 at age 61.5,3 Mary C Land was buried in Rather Cemetery, Shelby County, Texas, USAG.5

     She appeared on the 1880 U.S. Federal Census of Sabine County, Texas, in the household of Baldy A Alford.1

Family

Baldy A Alford b. 4 Mar 1852, d. 6 May 1909
Children

Citations

  1. [S1449] Isam Alford household, June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Ancestry.com Roll: T1325; Family History Film: 1255325.
  2. [S796] Family Data Collection - Marriages (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection - Marriages; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection - Marriages., "Name: Alba B Alford Spouse: Cora Jane Swanzy Parents: Baldy A Alford , Mary C Land Birth Place: Sabine, Milam, TX Birth Date: 12 Oct 1889 Marriage Date: 12 Dec 1908 Death Date: 17 Feb 1970. "
  3. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, 1916 - Alford, Mary. Hereinafter cited as Magnum Funeral Home.
  4. [S2892] Bartle Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Bartle/…, Alford, Alba Bertie. Hereinafter cited as Bartle Funeral Home.
  5. [S2824] Rather Cemetery, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Mary Alford. Hereinafter cited as Rather Cemetery.
  6. [S415] Rick Moffat, Assumption based upon birth/christening date of children.
  7. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Lora Holiday.
  8. [S2247] L K Worsham, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/10691355/, L K Worsham (Katie, TX), downloaded viewed July 11, 2009, Margurite Alice SWANZY and Lawrence Allen ALFORD.
  9. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Alford, Lawrence Allen.
  10. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, John I Alford & Lee Ella Swanzy.
  11. [S2886] Francis Tucker Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Tucker/…, Alford, John I.. Hereinafter cited as Francis Tucker Funeral Home.
  12. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Annie Alford.
  13. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Velma Von Alford and Sam W Helpinstall.
  14. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Helpenstill, Velma Von.
  15. [S1686] Alford American Family Association, online Alford American Family Association, Obituaries page; http://www.alfordassociation.org/OBITS/TXOBIT.htm. Hereinafter cited as AAFA.
  16. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Mamie Lou Alford.
  17. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Eula Alford & Zack Hurst.
  18. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Vera Clara Alford & Lee Bell Swanzy / Harrell Jack Waldrop.
  19. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Swanzy, Vera.
  20. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Fate Alford & Hartzell Oswalt Beck.
  21. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Beck, Foye.

Lora Ann Alford1,2,3,4

F, #19727, b. 27 February 1873, d. 15 May 1926
Father*Baldy A Alford1,2 b. 4 Mar 1852, d. 6 May 1909
Mother*Mary C Land1,2 b. 29 Sep 1855, d. 25 Nov 1916
Last Edited24 Sep 2016
     Lora was born on 27 February 1873 in Sabine County, Texas, USAG.1,5,2,3 Lora married James Henry Holliday on 11 October 1891 in Center, Shelby County, Texas, USAG.5,6,4 She died on 15 May 1926 in Shelby County, Texas, USAG, at age 53 of apoloxy.5,2 Lora Ann Alford was buried on 18 May 1926 in Joaquin Cemetery, Joaquin, Shelby County, Texas, USAG.5,2,3

     She appeared on the 1880 U.S. Federal Census of Sabine County, Texas, in the household of Baldy A Alford.1

Family

James Henry Holliday b. 1872, d. 1945
Children

Citations

  1. [S1449] Isam Alford household, June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Ancestry.com Roll: T1325; Family History Film: 1255325.
  2. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Lora Holiday. Hereinafter cited as Magnum Funeral Home.
  3. [S2832] Joaquin Cemetery, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Lora Ann Holliday. Hereinafter cited as Joaquin Cemetery.
  4. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Black, Willie.
  5. [S2247] L K Worsham, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/10691355/, L K Worsham (Katie, TX), downloaded viewed July 11, 2009, Lora ALFORD and J H Holiday.
  6. [S2825] The Brides of Shelby County- 1882 - 1999, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Marriages/…, Lora Alford and J H Holiday. Hereinafter cited as Brides of Shelby County.
  7. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Holliday, Benjamin.

Zula Land Alford1,2

F, #19728, b. 29 January 1875, d. 20 August 1947
Father*Baldy A Alford3 b. 4 Mar 1852, d. 6 May 1909
Mother*Mary C Land3 b. 29 Sep 1855, d. 25 Nov 1916
Last Edited25 Apr 2010
Doggett Family - c 1896-97
C. R. Doggett, Zula Doggett, Lillie Doggett Allen, Mrs. W. W. ?Work, Abner Doggett,
Carl Doggett - 1896, Frank Doggett, ???, Florence Caldwell Doggett
     Zula was born on 29 January 1875 in Milam, Sabine County, Texas, USAG.3,1,2 Zula married Charles Rufus Doggett on 22 November 1894 in Shelby County, Texas, USAG.1,4 She died on 20 August 1947 in Garland, Dallas County, Texas, USAG, at age 72.1,5,2 Zula Land Alford was buried on 22 August 1947 in Rather Cemetery, Shelby County, Texas, USAG.1,2

     Zula Land Alford was also known as Jula possibly an error on the part of the transcriber.4 Zula Land Alford was also known as Lulu Alford.3 She appeared on the 1880 U.S. Federal Census of Sabine County, Texas, in the household of Baldy A Alford.3

Family

Charles Rufus Doggett b. 19 Dec 1872, d. 28 Mar 1919
Marriage*Zula married Charles Rufus Doggett on 22 November 1894 in Shelby County, Texas, USAG.1,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2247] L K Worsham, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/10691355/, L K Worsham (Katie, TX), downloaded viewed July 11, 2009, Zula Land ALFORD and Charles Rufus Doggett.
  2. [S2824] Rather Cemetery, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Doggett, Zula - Wife of C.R. Doggett. Hereinafter cited as Rather Cemetery.
  3. [S1449] Isam Alford household, June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Ancestry.com Roll: T1325; Family History Film: 1255325.
  4. [S2825] The Brides of Shelby County- 1882 - 1999, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Marriages/…, Jula Alford and Charles Rufus Doggett. Hereinafter cited as Brides of Shelby County.
  5. [S1448] Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4876, Name: Zula Doggett. Hereinafter cited as Texas Death Index.
  6. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Carl Morgan Doggett.
  7. [S2886] Francis Tucker Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Tucker/…, Doggett, Carl Morgan. Hereinafter cited as Francis Tucker Funeral Home.
  8. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Bernice Doggett.
  9. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Bonnie Lee Doggett.

W Austin Alford1

M, #19729, b. 17 March 1877, d. 15 February 1894
Father*Baldy A Alford2 b. 4 Mar 1852, d. 6 May 1909
Mother*Mary C Land2 b. 29 Sep 1855, d. 25 Nov 1916
Last Edited12 Jul 2009
     W was born on 17 March 1877 in Milam, Sabine County, Texas, USAG.2 He died on 15 February 1894 at age 16.1
     He also went by the name of Austin.2 He appeared on the 1880 U.S. Federal Census of Sabine County, Texas, in the household of Baldy A Alford.2

Citations

  1. [S2247] L K Worsham, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/10691355/, L K Worsham (Katie, TX), downloaded viewed July 11, 2009, W Austin Alford.
  2. [S1449] Isam Alford household, June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Ancestry.com Roll: T1325; Family History Film: 1255325.

Lawrence Allen Alford1,2,3,4,5

M, #19730, b. 11 March 1879, d. 18 October 1963
Father*Baldy A Alford6,1,5 b. 4 Mar 1852, d. 6 May 1909
Mother*Mary C Land6,1,5 b. 29 Sep 1855, d. 25 Nov 1916
Last Edited6 Oct 2016
     Lawrence was born on 11 March 1879 in Sabine County, Texas, USAG.6,1,2,4,5 Lawrence married Margurite Alice Swanzy on 27 February 1903 in Center, Shelby County, Texas, USAG.1,2,7,8,9 He died on 18 October 1963 in Center, Shelby County, Texas, USAG, at age 84.1,3,4,5 Lawrence Allen Alford was buried on 20 October 1963 in RatherCemetery, Shelby County, Texas, USAG.1,4,5

     He appeared on the 1880 U.S. Federal Census of Sabine County, Texas, in the household of Baldy A Alford.6

Census Data

     Lawrence Alford and Maggie Alford appeared on the 1910 U.S. Federal Census of Joaquin, Shelby County, Texas, at Precinct 4, enumerated 18 April 1910, enumerated as a farmer. They had been married for 7 years. Their children Irma and Verna were listed as living with them.7

L A Alford and Maggie Alford appeared on the 1920 U.S. Federal Census of Shelby County, Texas, at Precinct 3, District 189, enumerated 12 February 1920, enumerated as a farmer. Their children Irma L, Verna, Elward and Willie were listed as living with them.2

Family

Margurite Alice Swanzy b. 8 Apr 1881, d. 24 Feb 1951
Marriage*Lawrence married Margurite Alice Swanzy on 27 February 1903 in Center, Shelby County, Texas, USAG.1,2,7,8,9 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2247] L K Worsham, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/10691355/, L K Worsham (Katie, TX), downloaded viewed July 11, 2009, Margurite Alice SWANZY and Lawrence Allen ALFORD.
  2. [S2252] L A Alford household, Feb 10, 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, ustice Precinct 3, Shelby; Page: 16A; Enumeration District: 189;, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_1846; Image: 828.
  3. [S1448] Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4876, Name: Lawrence Allen Alford. Hereinafter cited as Texas Death Index.
  4. [S2824] Rather Cemetery, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Lawrence Alford. Hereinafter cited as Rather Cemetery.
  5. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Alford, Lawrence Allen. Hereinafter cited as Magnum Funeral Home.
  6. [S1449] Isam Alford household, June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Ancestry.com Roll: T1325; Family History Film: 1255325.
  7. [S2253] Lawrence Alford household, 18 Apr 1910 Household Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Justice Precinct 4, Shelby, Texas; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 150, Ancestry.com Roll: T624_1588; Image: 848.
  8. [S2828] The Grooms of Shelby County- 1882 - 1999, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Marriages/…, L A Alford and Maggie Swanzie. Hereinafter cited as Grroms of Shelby County.
  9. [S2886] Francis Tucker Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Tucker/…, Alford, Mrs. Lawrence. Hereinafter cited as Francis Tucker Funeral Home.
  10. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Verna ALFORD.
  11. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Irma L ALFORD.
  12. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Elwin B ALFORD.
  13. [S8019] Eric Clarence Alford, The Champion, Center, TX, no date given viewed at Alford American Family Association,, Search using CTRL F to find the obituary transcription of Eric Clarence Alford. Hereinafter cited as The Champion.
  14. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Willie L ALFORD.

Isham Alford1,2,3,4,5

M, #19731, b. 1814 or 1815, d. 7 June 1888
Father*Baldy Archibald Alford6,7 b. 23 Oct 1784, d. 1865
Mother*Elizabeth Terry6,7 b. 1790, d. 10 May 1874
Last Edited16 Apr 2018
     Isham was born in 1814 or 1815 in Georgia, USAG, although the 1850 census gives his birthplace as Tennesee.5,8,7 Alternatively, he was born circa 1817 in Georgia, USAG, in the 1880 census.9 Isham married Sylvia Ann Hodges on 14 August 1838 in St. Clair County, Alabama, USAG.9,10,11,5,12,2 He died on 7 June 1888 in Milam, Sabine County, Texas, USAG.3

Census Data

     Isham Alford appeared on the 1840 Federal Census of St. Clair County, Alabama, USAG, enumerated 1 June 1840, enumerated as the head of the famliy. He was over 20 and under 30. His wife was over 15 and under 20. They had a son under 5 years of age. Thomas and Jeff Alford were enumerated on the same page in this census Only the head of the household was named in this census.13

Isham Alford and Selvira Alford appeared on the 1850 U.S. Federal Census of St. Clair County, Texas, at St. Clair, District 39, enumerated 9 November 1850 Their children Britten, Frances, Allen, Burtis and Louisa were listed as living with them.11

Isham Alford and Anna Alford appeared on the 1860 U.S. Federal Census of Sabine County, Texas, enumerated 30 June 1860, post office Milam. Enumerated as a farmer with land worth $1,500 and an estate of $1,815. Their children Frances, Allen, Birtis, Balldy, Louisa, Thomas and Julias were listed as living with them.2

Isham Alford and Anna Alford appeared on the 1870 U.S. Federal Census of Sabine County, Texas, at Beat 2, Sabine, Texas, enumerated 23 July 1870, enumerated as a farmer. Their children Allen, Buly, Thomas, Preston, Alethea and Wiley were listed as living with them.5

Isam Alford and Anna Alford appeared on the 1880 U.S. Federal Census of Sabine County, Texas, enumerated 1 June 1880 Their son Wiley was listed as living with them.9

Family

Sylvia Ann Hodges b. 1825 or 1826
Marriage*Isham married Sylvia Ann Hodges on 14 August 1838 in St. Clair County, Alabama, USAG.9,10,11,5,12,2 
Children

Citations

  1. According to the 1870 census.
  2. [S1684] Isham Alford household, June 30, 1860 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Redland Beat, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 330; Family: 178, Ancestry.com Roll: M653_1304; Image: 287.
  3. [S2247] L K Worsham, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/10691355/, L K Worsham (Katie, TX), downloaded viewed July 11, 2009, Isham ALFORD.
  4. [S4199] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Baldy Alford.
  5. [S1451] Isham Alford household, June 1, 1870 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Beat 2, Sabine, Texas; Page: 8, Ancestry.com Roll: M593_1604; Image: 16.
  6. [S1686] Alford American Family Association, online Alford American Family Association, Known Descendants of Isham Alford & Anne Ferrell. Hereinafter cited as AAFA.
  7. [S4199] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi Baldy Alford.
  8. [S1681] Isham Alford household, 1 June 1850 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, St. Clair, Alabama; Page: 140, Ancestry.com Roll: M432_14; Image: 541, Isham Alford 35 Farmer Tennessee
    Selvira Alford 26 Alabama
    Britten Alford 11 Alabama
    Frances Alford 8 Alabama
    Allen Alford 7 Alabama
    Burtis Alford 5 Alabama
    Louisa Alford 1 Alabama.
  9. [S1449] Isam Alford household, June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Ancestry.com Roll: T1325; Family History Film: 1255325.
  10. [S1678] Alabama Marriage Collection 1800-1969, online www.ancestry.com, Isham Alford & Ann Hodges. Hereinafter cited as Alabama Marriages.
  11. [S1681] 1 June 1850 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, St. Clair, Alabama; Page: 140.
  12. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Isham ALFORD & Sylvia Anne HODGES.
  13. [S1679] Isham Alford household, Jun 1, 1840 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, St. Clair, Alabama; Page: 233, Ancestry.com Roll: 14, Only the Head of household is name in this census: Isham Alford.
  14. [S1679] Jun 1, 1840 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, St. Clair, Alabama; Page: 233, Isham Alford.
  15. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Frances A ALFORD.
  16. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, 1923 - Allen Alford Jr.. Hereinafter cited as Magnum Funeral Home.
  17. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Allen Josiah ALFORD.
  18. [S1684] June 30, 1860 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Redland Beat, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 330; Family: 178, Household Members: Name Age
    Isham Alford 43
    Anna Alford 34
    Frances Alford 18
    Allen Alford 16
    Bertis Alford 14
    Balldy Alford 11
    Louisa Alford 9
    Thomas Alford 5
    Julias Alford 3.
  19. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Thomas Redden ALFORD.

Sylvia Ann Hodges1

F, #19732, b. 1825 or 1826
Last Edited14 Apr 2018
     Sylvia was born in 1822 in St Clair, Alabama, USAG.1 Sylvia was born in 1825 or 1826 in Alabama, USAG.2,3,4,5 Sylvia married Isham Alford on 14 August 1838 in St. Clair County, Alabama, USAG.2,6,4,3,7,5

Census Data

     Sylvia Ann Hodges appeared on the 1840 Federal Census of St. Clair County, Alabama, USAG, enumerated 1 June 1840, enumerated as the head of the famliy. He was over 20 and under 30. His wife was over 15 and under 20. They had a son under 5 years of age. Thomas and Jeff Alford were enumerated on the same page in this census Only the head of the household was named in this census.8

Selvira Alford and Isham Alford appeared on the 1850 U.S. Federal Census of St. Clair County, Texas, at St. Clair, District 39, enumerated 9 November 1850 Their children Britten, Frances, Allen, Burtis and Louisa were listed as living with them.4

Anna Alford and Isham Alford appeared on the 1860 U.S. Federal Census of Sabine County, Texas, enumerated 30 June 1860, post office Milam. Enumerated as a farmer with land worth $1,500 and an estate of $1,815. Their children Frances, Allen, Birtis, Balldy, Louisa, Thomas and Julias were listed as living with them.5

Anna Alford and Isham Alford appeared on the 1870 U.S. Federal Census of Sabine County, Texas, at Beat 2, Sabine, Texas, enumerated 23 July 1870, enumerated as a farmer. Their children Allen, Buly, Thomas, Preston, Alethea and Wiley were listed as living with them.3

Anna Alford and Isam Alford appeared on the 1880 U.S. Federal Census of Sabine County, Texas, enumerated 1 June 1880 Their son Wiley was listed as living with them.2

Family

Isham Alford b. 1814 or 1815, d. 7 Jun 1888
Marriage*Sylvia married Isham Alford on 14 August 1838 in St. Clair County, Alabama, USAG.2,6,4,3,7,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2247] L K Worsham, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/10691355/, L K Worsham (Katie, TX), downloaded viewed July 11, 2009, Sylvia Anne HODGES.
  2. [S1449] Isam Alford household, June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Ancestry.com Roll: T1325; Family History Film: 1255325.
  3. [S1451] Isham Alford household, June 1, 1870 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Beat 2, Sabine, Texas; Page: 8, Ancestry.com Roll: M593_1604; Image: 16.
  4. [S1681] Isham Alford household, 1 June 1850 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, St. Clair, Alabama; Page: 140, Ancestry.com Roll: M432_14; Image: 541.
  5. [S1684] Isham Alford household, June 30, 1860 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Redland Beat, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 330; Family: 178, Ancestry.com Roll: M653_1304; Image: 287.
  6. [S1678] Alabama Marriage Collection 1800-1969, online www.ancestry.com, Isham Alford & Ann Hodges. Hereinafter cited as Alabama Marriages.
  7. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Isham ALFORD & Sylvia Anne HODGES.
  8. [S1679] Isham Alford household, Jun 1, 1840 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, St. Clair, Alabama; Page: 233, Ancestry.com Roll: 14, Only the Head of household is name in this census: Isham Alford.
  9. [S1679] Jun 1, 1840 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, St. Clair, Alabama; Page: 233, Isham Alford.
  10. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Frances A ALFORD.
  11. [S1681] 1 June 1850 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, St. Clair, Alabama; Page: 140, Isham Alford 35 Farmer Tennessee
    Selvira Alford 26 Alabama
    Britten Alford 11 Alabama
    Frances Alford 8 Alabama
    Allen Alford 7 Alabama
    Burtis Alford 5 Alabama
    Louisa Alford 1 Alabama.
  12. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Allen Josiah ALFORD.
  13. [S1684] June 30, 1860 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Redland Beat, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 330; Family: 178, Household Members: Name Age
    Isham Alford 43
    Anna Alford 34
    Frances Alford 18
    Allen Alford 16
    Bertis Alford 14
    Balldy Alford 11
    Louisa Alford 9
    Thomas Alford 5
    Julias Alford 3.
  14. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Thomas Redden ALFORD.

Wiley Alford1,2

M, #19733, b. circa 1864
Father*Isham Alford1,2 b. 1814 or 1815, d. 7 Jun 1888
Mother*Sylvia Ann Hodges1,2 b. 1825 or 1826
Last Edited2 Oct 2015
     Wiley was born circa 1864 in Texas, USAG.1,2

Census Data

     Wiley appeared on the 1870 Federal Census Sabine County, Texas in the household of his parents, Isham Alford and Anna Alford.2

Wiley appeared on the 1880 Federal Census Sabine County, Texas in the household of his parents, Isam Alford and Anna Alford.1

Citations

  1. [S1449] Isam Alford household, June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Ancestry.com Roll: T1325; Family History Film: 1255325.
  2. [S1451] Isham Alford household, June 1, 1870 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Beat 2, Sabine, Texas; Page: 8, Ancestry.com Roll: M593_1604; Image: 16.

Bertis Terry Alford1

M, #19734, b. September 1846
Father*Isham Alford2,3,4 b. 1814 or 1815, d. 7 Jun 1888
Mother*Sylvia Ann Hodges2,3,4 b. 1825 or 1826
Last Edited14 Apr 2018
     Bertis was born in September 1846 in Alabama, USAG, in the 1900 census although he was listed as being 5 in the 1850 census, and 14 in the 1860 census which would make his birth year 1845.5,3,6 Alternatively, he was born circa 1849 in Texas, USAG, since he was age 31 in the 1880 census.2 Bertis married Elizabeth Collier circa 1868.2,5
     Bertis Terry Alford was also known as Burtis Alford.2,3 He appeared on the 1900 U.S. Federal Census of Sabine County, Texas, at Sabine, Justice Precinct 8, District 72, enumerated 11 June 1900, enumerated as a farmer, while son's Burtis and Willie were farm laborers. mYheey had been married for 32 years.5

Census Data

     Burtis appeared on the 1850 Federal Census St. Clair County, Texas in the household of his parents, Isham Alford and Selvira Alford.3

Birtis appeared on the 1860 Federal Census Sabine County, Texas in the household of his parents, Isham Alford and Anna Alford.4

Burtis Alford and Elizabeth Alford appeared on the 1880 U.S. Federal Census of Sabine County, Texas, at Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas, enumerated 1880, enumerated as a farmer. Their children Carrie, Isam, Preston and George W were listed as living with them. The enumeration included a black servant, Robert Alford who was working on the farm.2

Family

Elizabeth Collier b. Dec 1851
Marriage*Bertis married Elizabeth Collier circa 1868.2,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S8401] William Elwood Alford, Death Certificate 74944 (Oct 27, 1972), Texas Department of State Health Services, Austin, Texas, USA. Hereinafter cited as Texas, Death Certificates.
  2. [S1449] Isam Alford household, June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Ancestry.com Roll: T1325; Family History Film: 1255325.
  3. [S1681] Isham Alford household, 1 June 1850 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, St. Clair, Alabama; Page: 140, Ancestry.com Roll: M432_14; Image: 541.
  4. [S1684] Isham Alford household, June 30, 1860 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Redland Beat, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 330; Family: 178, Ancestry.com Roll: M653_1304; Image: 287.
  5. [S1682] Burtis Alford household, June 11, 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 72, Ancestry.com Roll: T623 1668, Household Members: Name Age
    Burtis Alford 53
    Elizabeth Alford 48
    Jennie V Alford 19
    Burtis I Alford 16
    Willie E Alford 13
    Carrie L Alford 10.
  6. [S1684] June 30, 1860 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Redland Beat, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 330; Family: 178, Household Members: Name Age
    Isham Alford 43
    Anna Alford 34
    Frances Alford 18
    Allen Alford 16
    Bertis Alford 14
    Balldy Alford 11
    Louisa Alford 9
    Thomas Alford 5
    Julias Alford 3.

Elizabeth Collier1

F, #19735, b. December 1851
Last Edited14 Apr 2018
     Elizabeth was born in December 1851 in Mississippi, USAG, in the 1900 census.2 Alternatively, she was born circa 1855 in Mississippi, USAG, since she was age 26 in the 1880 census.3 Elizabeth married Bertis Terry Alford circa 1868.3,2
     Elizabeth Collier appeared on the 1900 U.S. Federal Census of Sabine County, Texas, in the household of Bertis Terry Alford.2

Census Data

     Elizabeth Alford and Burtis Alford appeared on the 1880 U.S. Federal Census of Sabine County, Texas, at Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas, enumerated 1880, enumerated as a farmer. Their children Carrie, Isam, Preston and George W were listed as living with them. The enumeration included a black servant, Robert Alford who was working on the farm.3

Family

Bertis Terry Alford b. Sep 1846
Children

Citations

  1. [S8401] William Elwood Alford, Death Certificate 74944 (Oct 27, 1972), Texas Department of State Health Services, Austin, Texas, USA. Hereinafter cited as Texas, Death Certificates.
  2. [S1682] Burtis Alford household, June 11, 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 72, Ancestry.com Roll: T623 1668, Household Members: Name Age
    Burtis Alford 53
    Elizabeth Alford 48
    Jennie V Alford 19
    Burtis I Alford 16
    Willie E Alford 13
    Carrie L Alford 10.
  3. [S1449] Isam Alford household, June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Ancestry.com Roll: T1325; Family History Film: 1255325.

Carrie Alford1

F, #19736, b. circa 1870
Father*Bertis Terry Alford1 b. Sep 1846
Mother*Elizabeth Collier1 b. Dec 1851
Last Edited14 Apr 2018
     Carrie was born circa 1870 in Texas, USAG.1

Census Data

     Carrie appeared on the 1880 Federal Census Sabine County, Texas in the household of her parents, Burtis Alford and Elizabeth Alford.1

Citations

  1. [S1449] Isam Alford household, June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Ancestry.com Roll: T1325; Family History Film: 1255325.

Isam Alford1

M, #19737, b. circa 1871
Father*Bertis Terry Alford1 b. Sep 1846
Mother*Elizabeth Collier1 b. Dec 1851
Last Edited14 Apr 2018
     Isam was born circa 1871 in Texas, USAG.1

Census Data

     Isam appeared on the 1880 Federal Census Sabine County, Texas in the household of his parents, Burtis Alford and Elizabeth Alford.1

Citations

  1. [S1449] Isam Alford household, June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Ancestry.com Roll: T1325; Family History Film: 1255325.

Preston Alford1

M, #19738, b. circa 1873
Father*Bertis Terry Alford1 b. Sep 1846
Mother*Elizabeth Collier1 b. Dec 1851
Last Edited14 Apr 2018
     Preston was born circa 1873 in Texas, USAG.1

Census Data

     Preston appeared on the 1880 Federal Census Sabine County, Texas in the household of his parents, Burtis Alford and Elizabeth Alford.1

Citations

  1. [S1449] Isam Alford household, June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Ancestry.com Roll: T1325; Family History Film: 1255325.

George W Alford1

M, #19739, b. circa 1879
Father*Bertis Terry Alford1 b. Sep 1846
Mother*Elizabeth Collier1 b. Dec 1851
Last Edited14 Apr 2018
     George was born circa 1879 in Texas, USAG.1

Census Data

     George W appeared on the 1880 Federal Census Sabine County, Texas in the household of his parents, Burtis Alford and Elizabeth Alford.1

Citations

  1. [S1449] Isam Alford household, June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Ancestry.com Roll: T1325; Family History Film: 1255325.

Adrain R Alford1

M, #19740, b. circa 1876, d. 1902
Father*Thomas Redden Alford2 b. 18 Mar 1855, d. 27 Nov 1898
Mother*Sarah M Collier2 b. 18 Feb 1863, d. 7 Sep 1925
Last Edited24 Apr 2010
     Adrain was born circa 1876 in Texas, USAG.2,1 He died in 1902 in Sabine County, Texas, USAG.1
     His name was also recorded as Adron.2 He appeared on the 1880 U.S. Federal Census of Sabine County, Texas, in the household of Thomas Redden Alford.2

Citations

  1. [S2247] L K Worsham, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/10691355/, L K Worsham (Katie, TX), downloaded viewed July 11, 2009, Adrain R. ALFORD.
  2. [S1449] Isam Alford household, June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Ancestry.com Roll: T1325; Family History Film: 1255325.