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 Edited14 Sep 2015
     Joe Mitchell Alford was born on 25 September 1957 at Shelby County, Texas, USAG.1 He was the son of Alba Royce Alford and Billie Lorene Thrasher.1,2 Joe died on 14 May 2014 at Tyler, Smith County, Texas, USAG, at age 56.2,3 He was buried on 19 May 2014 at Lakewood Memorial Park, Henderson, Rusk County, Texas, USAG.2

     His name was also recorded as Mitch.2 Joe Mitchell Alford was listed as a survivor in the obituary of Alba Royce Alford who died 27 September 1984.4,5 In the obituary of Billie Lorene Thrasher which printed 19 February 1996, Billie's son, Mitch Alford was listed as a survivor.6

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 on-line, JOE MITCHELL “MITCH” ALFORD

    Crawford A. Crim Funeral Home
    Henderson, TX—_____ May 2014. Hereinafter cited as Crawford A. Crim Funeral Home.
  3. [S4199] Find A Grave, online Find A Grave home page, Joe Mitchell "Mitch" Alford. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  4. [S537] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, online 1935-2014, Name: Alba Alford. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  5. [S1686] Alford American Family Association, online Alford American Family Association, Obituaries page; http://www.alfordassociation.org/OBITS/TXOBIT.htm;
    ROYCE ALFORD
    LONGVIEW NEWS JOURNAL
    Longview, TX—Saturday, 29 September 1989 (sic - should be 1984)
    Published in AAFA ACTION, Winter 1999. Hereinafter cited as AAFA.
  6. [S1686] AAFA, online Alford American Family Association, Alford Family Association Obituaries page; LORENE THRASHER ALFORD.
  7. [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 Edited10 Nov 2016
     Alba Berta Alford was born on 12 October 1889 at Center, Shelby County, Texas, USAG.5,6,7,4,8 He was the son of Baldy A Alford and Mary C Land.2,3,4 Alternatively, he was born on 12 October 1890 at Milam, Sabine County, Texas, USAG.9,10,5 Alba married Cora Jane Swanzy, daughter of William Thomas Swanzy and Sarah Jane Cochrane, on 12 December 1908 at Center, Shelby County, Texas, USAG.10,5,6,7,4,11,12 Alba died on 17 February 1970 at Memorial Hospital, Shelbyville, Shelby County, Texas, USAG, at age 80.9,10,13,14,7,8,4 He was buried on 20 February 1970 at Rather Cemetery, Hurstown, Shelby County, Texas, USAG.7,15,4

     His name was also recorded as Alba Bertie Alford.7,4 He registered for the draft on 5 June 1917 at Shelby County, Texas, USAG.16

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 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, daughter of William Thomas Swanzy and Sarah Jane Cochrane, on 12 December 1908 at 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, Name Age
    Baldy A. Alford 27
    Mary Alford 24
    Lora Alford 6
    Lula Alford 5
    Austin Alford 3
    Laurance Alford 1
    Sam Alford 18 (black).
  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, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5774, "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 ". Hereinafter cited as Family Data Collection - Marriages.
  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, Alba Bertie Alford - Obituary included in Texas Obituaries.
  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. [S1686] AAFA, online Alford American Family Association, Obituaries page; http://www.alfordassociation.org/OBITS/TXOBIT%20A-J.htm
    The Champion ; Center, TX; 19 Feb 1970
    Included in AAFA ACTION, Spring 1994
    Alba Bertie Alford.
  15. [S2824] Rather Cemetery, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…
  16. [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 Jane Swanzy was born on 23 March 1888 at Shelby County, Texas, USAG.5,3 She was the daughter of William Thomas Swanzy and Sarah Jane Cochrane.4,5,3 Alternatively, she was born on 23 November 1888 at Texas, USAG, born in Center, Shelby County according to family sources.6,7,8,9 Cora married Alba Berta Alford, son of Baldy A Alford and Mary C Land, on 12 December 1908 at Center, Shelby County, Texas, USAG.1,6,7,9,10,11,12 Cora died on 23 July 1978 at Center, Shelby County, Texas, USAG, at age 90.9,3 She was buried at Rather Cemetery, Hurstown, Shelby County, Texas, USAG.9,8,3

     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 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 In the obituary of Alba Berta Alford which printed 19 February 1970, Alba's widow, Cora Jane Swanzy was listed as a survivor.12 Cora Jane Swanzy was listed as a survivor in the obituary of Lee Ella Swanzy who died 20 March 1972.13,14,15,16,17

Family

Alba Berta Alford b. 12 Oct 1889, d. 17 Feb 1970
Marriage*Cora married Alba Berta Alford, son of Baldy A Alford and Mary C Land, on 12 December 1908 at Center, Shelby County, Texas, USAG.1,6,7,9,10,11,12 
Child

Citations

  1. [S796] Family Data Collection - Marriages, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5774, "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 ". Hereinafter cited as Family Data Collection - Marriages.
  2. [S1686] Alford American Family Association, online Alford American Family Association, Lee Ella Swanzy Alford - Obituary included in Texas Obituaries. 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, Alba Bertie Alford - Obituary included in Texas Obituaries.
  13. [S1448] Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4876, Name:     Lee Alford. Hereinafter cited as Texas Death Index.
  14. [S1686] AAFA, online Alford American Family Association, Lee Ella Swanzy Alford - Obituary included in Texas Obituaries
    THE CHAMPION
    Center, Shelby Co., TX—_____ March 1972
    Published in AAFA ACTION, Spring 1994.
  15. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, John I Alford & Lee Ella Swanzy.
  16. [S2824] Rather Cemetery, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Lee Ella Alford.
  17. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Alford, Lee Ella. Hereinafter cited as Magnum Funeral Home.

Baldy A Alford1,2,3

M, #19725, b. 4 March 1852, d. 6 May 1909
Father*Isham Alford4,5,3 b. 1814 or 1815, d. 7 Jun 1888
Mother*Sylvia Ann Hodges4,3,5 b. 1825 or 1826
Last Edited2 Oct 2015
     Baldy A Alford was born circa 1849 at Alabama, USAG, age 11 in the 1860 census.6 He was born circa 1850 assumption since he was older than the second Louisa.7 He was born on 4 March 1852 at Alabama, USAG.5,8 He was the son of Isham Alford and Sylvia Ann Hodges.4,5,3 Baldy A Alford was born circa 1853 at Texas, USAG, age 27 in the 1880 census.2 Baldy married Mary C Land before 1874.2,9 Baldy died on 6 May 1909 at age 57.8 He was buried at Rather Cemetery, Shelby County, Texas, USAG.8

     He also went by the name of Buly in the 1870 census.5

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.5 Baldy A Alford appeared on the 1880 U.S. Federal Census of Sabine County, Texas, at Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas, enumerated 1880.2

Family

Mary C Land b. 29 Sep 1855, d. 25 Nov 1916
Marriage*Baldy married Mary C Land before 1874.2,9 
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, Name Age
    Baldy A. Alford 27
    Mary Alford 24
    Lora Alford 6
    Lula Alford 5
    Austin Alford 3
    Laurance Alford 1
    Sam Alford 18 (black).
  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. [S1449] June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Household Members: Name Age
    Isam Alford 66
    Anna L. Alford 55
    Wiley Alford 16.
  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. [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. [S2824] Rather Cemetery, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, B. A. Alford. Hereinafter cited as Rather Cemetery.
  9. [S415] Rick Moffat, Assumption based upon birth/christening date of children.
  10. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Lora Holiday. Hereinafter cited as Magnum Funeral Home.
  11. [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.
  12. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Alford, Lawrence Allen.
  13. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, John I Alford & Lee Ella Swanzy.
  14. [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.
  15. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Annie Alford.
  16. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Velma Von Alford and Sam W Helpinstall.
  17. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Helpenstill, Velma Von.
  18. [S1686] Alford American Family Association, online Alford American Family Association, Obituaries page; http://www.alfordassociation.org/OBITS/TXOBIT.htm. Hereinafter cited as AAFA.
  19. [S2892] Bartle Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Bartle/…, Alford, Alba Bertie. Hereinafter cited as Bartle Funeral Home.
  20. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Mamie Lou Alford.
  21. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Eula Alford & Zack Hurst.
  22. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Vera Clara Alford & Lee Bell Swanzy / Harrell Jack Waldrop.
  23. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Swanzy, Vera.
  24. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Fate Alford & Hartzell Oswalt Beck.
  25. [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 C Land was born in 1851 according to funeral home records. Her son Alba's funeral home record gives her birthplace as Mississippi.3,4 She was born on 29 September 1855 at Texas, USAG.1,5 Mary married Baldy A Alford, son of Isham Alford and Sylvia Ann Hodges, before 1874.1,6 Mary died on 25 November 1916 at age 61.5,3 She was buried at 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, Name Age
    Baldy A. Alford 27
    Mary Alford 24
    Lora Alford 6
    Lula Alford 5
    Austin Alford 3
    Laurance Alford 1
    Sam Alford 18 (black).
  2. [S796] Family Data Collection - Marriages, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5774, "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 ". Hereinafter cited as Family Data Collection - Marriages.
  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 Ann Alford was born on 27 February 1873 at Sabine County, Texas, USAG.1,5,2,3 She was the daughter of Baldy A Alford and Mary C Land.1,2 Lora married James Henry Holliday on 11 October 1891 at Center, Shelby County, Texas, USAG.5,6,4 Lora died on 15 May 1926 at Shelby County, Texas, USAG, at age 53 of apoloxy.5,2 She was buried on 18 May 1926 at 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, Name Age
    Baldy A. Alford 27
    Mary Alford 24
    Lora Alford 6
    Lula Alford 5
    Austin Alford 3
    Laurance Alford 1
    Sam Alford 18 (black).
  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 Land Alford was born on 29 January 1875 at Milam, Sabine County, Texas, USAG.3,1,2 She was the daughter of Baldy A Alford and Mary C Land.3 Zula married Charles Rufus Doggett, son of Abner W Doggett and Florence Caldwell, on 22 November 1894 at Shelby County, Texas, USAG.1,4 Zula died on 20 August 1947 at Garland, Dallas County, Texas, USAG, at age 72.1,5,2 She was buried on 22 August 1947 at 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, son of Abner W Doggett and Florence Caldwell, on 22 November 1894 at 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, Name Age
    Baldy A. Alford 27
    Mary Alford 24
    Lora Alford 6
    Lula Alford 5
    Austin Alford 3
    Laurance Alford 1
    Sam Alford 18 (black).
  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 Austin Alford was born on 17 March 1877 at Milam, Sabine County, Texas, USAG.2 He was the son of Baldy A Alford and Mary C Land.2 W 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, Name Age
    Baldy A. Alford 27
    Mary Alford 24
    Lora Alford 6
    Lula Alford 5
    Austin Alford 3
    Laurance Alford 1
    Sam Alford 18 (black).

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 Allen Alford was born on 11 March 1879 at Sabine County, Texas, USAG.6,1,2,4,5 He was the son of Baldy A Alford and Mary C Land.6,1,5 Lawrence married Margurite Alice Swanzy, daughter of William Thomas Swanzy and Sarah Jane Cochrane, on 27 February 1903 at Center, Shelby County, Texas, USAG.1,2,7,8,9 Lawrence died on 18 October 1963 at Center, Shelby County, Texas, USAG, at age 84.1,3,4,5 He was buried on 20 October 1963 at 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

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, daughter of William Thomas Swanzy and Sarah Jane Cochrane, on 27 February 1903 at 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, Name Age
    Baldy A. Alford 27
    Mary Alford 24
    Lora Alford 6
    Lula Alford 5
    Austin Alford 3
    Laurance Alford 1
    Sam Alford 18 (black).
  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. [S1686] Alford American Family Association, online Alford American Family Association, Elward Baldy Alford - Obituary included in Texas Obituaries
    http://www.alfordassociation.org/OBITS/TXOBIT.htm
    Palestine Herald-Press
    Palestine, Anderson Co., TX—Tuesday, 7 February 2006. Hereinafter cited as AAFA.
  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*Private Baulday Alford6,7 b. 23 Oct 1784, d. 1865
Mother*Elizabeth Terry6,7 b. 1790, d. 10 May 1874
Last Edited2 Oct 2015
     Isham Alford was born in 1814 or 1815 at Georgia, USAG, although the 1850 census gives his birthplace as Tennesee.5,8,7 He was the son of Private Baulday Alford and Elizabeth Terry.6,7 Isham Alford was born circa 1817 at Georgia, USAG, in the 1880 census.9 Isham married Sylvia Ann Hodges on 14 August 1838 at St. Clair County, Alabama, USAG.9,10,11,5,12,2 Isham died on 7 June 1888 at Milam, Sabine County, Texas, USAG.3
     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. His wife was probably Sylvia Ann Hodges.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 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 at 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, online Find A Grave home page, Baldy Alford. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  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 home 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. [S1449] June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Household Members: Name Age
    Burtis Alford 31
    Lizzie Alford 26
    Carrie Alford 10
    Isam Alford 9
    Preston Alford 7
    Geo. W. Alford 1
    Robert Alford 16.
  19. [S1449] June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Household Members: Name Age
    Isam Alford 66
    Anna L. Alford 55
    Wiley Alford 16.
  20. [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.
  21. [S2247] L K Worsham, viewed July 11, 2009, Thomas Redden ALFORD.

Sylvia Ann Hodges1

F, #19732, b. 1825 or 1826
Last Edited2 Oct 2015
     Sylvia Ann Hodges was born in 1822 at St Clair, Alabama, USAG.1 She was born in 1825 or 1826 at Alabama, USAG.2,3,4,5 Sylvia married Isham Alford, son of Private Baulday Alford and Elizabeth Terry, on 14 August 1838 at St. Clair County, Alabama, USAG.2,6,4,3,7,5
     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. His wife was probably Isham Alford.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 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, son of Private Baulday Alford and Elizabeth Terry, on 14 August 1838 at 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. [S1449] June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Household Members: Name Age
    Burtis Alford 31
    Lizzie Alford 26
    Carrie Alford 10
    Isam Alford 9
    Preston Alford 7
    Geo. W. Alford 1
    Robert Alford 16.
  14. [S1449] June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Household Members: Name Age
    Isam Alford 66
    Anna L. Alford 55
    Wiley Alford 16.
  15. [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.
  16. [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 Alford was born circa 1864 at Texas, USAG.1,2 He was the son of Isham Alford and Sylvia Ann Hodges.1,2
     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.

Burtis Alford1,2,3

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 Edited2 Oct 2015
     Burtis Alford was born in September 1846 at 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 He was the son of Isham Alford and Sylvia Ann Hodges.2,3,4 Burtis Alford was born circa 1849 at Texas, USAG, age 31 in the 1880 census.2 Burtis married Lizzie (?) circa 1868.2,5
     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 appeared on the 1880 U.S. Federal Census of Sabine County, Texas, at Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas, enumerated 1880.7 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

Family

Lizzie (?) b. Dec 1851
Marriage*Burtis married Lizzie (?) circa 1868.2,5 
Children

Citations

  1. Or Bertis.
  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, Household Members: Name Age
    Burtis Alford 31
    Lizzie Alford 26
    Carrie Alford 10
    Isam Alford 9
    Preston Alford 7
    Geo. W. Alford 1
    Robert Alford 16.
  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.
  7. [S1449] June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Household Members: Name Age
    Burtis Alford 31
    Lizzie Alford 26
    Carrie Alford 10
    Isam Alford 9
    Preston Alford 7
    Geo. W. Alford 1
    Robert Alford 16 [black].

Lizzie (?)1

F, #19735, b. December 1851
Last Edited28 Aug 2015
     Lizzie (?) was born in December 1851 at Mississippi, USAG, in the 1900 census.2 She was born circa 1855 at Mississippi, USAG, age 26 in the 1880 census.1 Lizzie married Burtis Alford, son of Isham Alford and Sylvia Ann Hodges, circa 1868.1,2
     Lizzie (?) appeared on the 1880 U.S. Federal Census of Sabine County, Texas, in the household of Burtis Alford.3 Lizzie (?) appeared on the 1900 U.S. Federal Census of Sabine County, Texas, in the household of Burtis Alford.2

Family

Burtis Alford b. Sep 1846
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, Household Members: Name Age
    Burtis Alford 31
    Lizzie Alford 26
    Carrie Alford 10
    Isam Alford 9
    Preston Alford 7
    Geo. W. Alford 1
    Robert Alford 16.
  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] June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Household Members: Name Age
    Burtis Alford 31
    Lizzie Alford 26
    Carrie Alford 10
    Isam Alford 9
    Preston Alford 7
    Geo. W. Alford 1
    Robert Alford 16 [black].

Carrie Alford1

F, #19736, b. circa 1870
Father*Burtis Alford1 b. Sep 1846
Mother*Lizzie (?)1 b. Dec 1851
Last Edited26 Dec 2006
     Carrie Alford was born circa 1870 at Texas, USAG.1 She was the daughter of Burtis Alford and Lizzie (?)1
     Carrie Alford appeared on the 1880 U.S. Federal Census of Sabine County, Texas, in the household of Burtis Alford.2

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, Household Members: Name Age
    Burtis Alford 31
    Lizzie Alford 26
    Carrie Alford 10
    Isam Alford 9
    Preston Alford 7
    Geo. W. Alford 1
    Robert Alford 16.
  2. [S1449] June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Household Members: Name Age
    Burtis Alford 31
    Lizzie Alford 26
    Carrie Alford 10
    Isam Alford 9
    Preston Alford 7
    Geo. W. Alford 1
    Robert Alford 16 [black].

Isam Alford1

M, #19737, b. circa 1871
Father*Burtis Alford1 b. Sep 1846
Mother*Lizzie (?)1 b. Dec 1851
Last Edited26 Dec 2006
     Isam Alford was born circa 1871 at Texas, USAG.1 He was the son of Burtis Alford and Lizzie (?)1
     Isam Alford appeared on the 1880 U.S. Federal Census of Sabine County, Texas, in the household of Burtis Alford.2

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, Household Members: Name Age
    Burtis Alford 31
    Lizzie Alford 26
    Carrie Alford 10
    Isam Alford 9
    Preston Alford 7
    Geo. W. Alford 1
    Robert Alford 16.
  2. [S1449] June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Household Members: Name Age
    Burtis Alford 31
    Lizzie Alford 26
    Carrie Alford 10
    Isam Alford 9
    Preston Alford 7
    Geo. W. Alford 1
    Robert Alford 16 [black].

Preston Alford1

M, #19738, b. circa 1873
Father*Burtis Alford1 b. Sep 1846
Mother*Lizzie (?)1 b. Dec 1851
Last Edited26 Dec 2006
     Preston Alford was born circa 1873 at Texas, USAG.1 He was the son of Burtis Alford and Lizzie (?)1
     Preston Alford appeared on the 1880 U.S. Federal Census of Sabine County, Texas, in the household of Burtis Alford.2

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, Household Members: Name Age
    Burtis Alford 31
    Lizzie Alford 26
    Carrie Alford 10
    Isam Alford 9
    Preston Alford 7
    Geo. W. Alford 1
    Robert Alford 16.
  2. [S1449] June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Household Members: Name Age
    Burtis Alford 31
    Lizzie Alford 26
    Carrie Alford 10
    Isam Alford 9
    Preston Alford 7
    Geo. W. Alford 1
    Robert Alford 16 [black].

George W Alford1

M, #19739, b. circa 1879
Father*Burtis Alford1 b. Sep 1846
Mother*Lizzie (?)1 b. Dec 1851
Last Edited18 Jul 2009
     George W Alford was born circa 1879 at Texas, USAG.1 He was the son of Burtis Alford and Lizzie (?)1
     George W Alford appeared on the 1880 U.S. Federal Census of Sabine County, Texas, in the household of Burtis Alford.2

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, Household Members: Name Age
    Burtis Alford 31
    Lizzie Alford 26
    Carrie Alford 10
    Isam Alford 9
    Preston Alford 7
    Geo. W. Alford 1
    Robert Alford 16.
  2. [S1449] June 1, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 4, Sabine, Texas; Page: 242D; Enumeration District: 086, Household Members: Name Age
    Burtis Alford 31
    Lizzie Alford 26
    Carrie Alford 10
    Isam Alford 9
    Preston Alford 7
    Geo. W. Alford 1
    Robert Alford 16 [black].

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 R Alford was born circa 1876 at Texas, USAG.2,1 He was the son of Thomas Redden Alford and Sarah M Collier.2 Adrain died in 1902 at 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, Household Members: Name Age
    Thomas Alford 25
    Sarah Alford 18
    Adron Alford 4
    Earnest Alford 1
    Harrison Polley 20.