Mildred M Jordan1

F, #25461, b. 2 October 1927, d. 18 July 2000
Last Edited24 Sep 2016
     Mildred was born on 2 October 1927 in Shelby County, Texas, USA.1 She died on 18 July 2000 at age 72 died of lung cancer.1 She was buried in Newburn Cemetery, Shelby County, Texas, USA.1,2

Citations

  1. [S2888] Watson and Sons Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Watson/…, Verdine , Mildred M.. Hereinafter cited as Watson and Sons Funeral Home.
  2. [S2834] Newburn Cemetery, Shelby County, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Mildred Verdine. Hereinafter cited as Newburn Cemetery.

William Eynon Pollard1,2,3

M, #25463, b. 7 December 1847, d. 13 February 1921
Father*John Pollard1,4
Mother*Elizabeth Jardine1,4
Last Edited20 Jun 2018
     William was born on 7 December 1847 in Darlington Twp., Durham County, Canada West, United Province of Canada,1 or circa 1849 in Darlington Twp., Durham County, Canada West.4 William married Catherine Rose Squair on 17 September 1902 in Clarke Twp., Durham County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 012545.5,4,3 He died on 13 February 1921 in Lot 9, Conc 3, Darlington Twp., Durham County, Ontario, Canada, at age 73 according to Ontario Death Registration 023343.1 William Eynon Pollard was buried on 16 February 1921 in Bowmanville Cemetery, Bowmanville, Regional Municipality of Durham, Ontario, Canada.1,3

Family

Catherine Rose Squair b. 5 Aug 1855, d. 26 Dec 1933

Citations

  1. [S1442] Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario), Ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946; "This database is an index (with images) to over 2 million deaths that were registered in Ontario from 1869 to 1938, and 1943 to 1946. The database also includes deaths of Ontario military personnel overseas from 1939-1947"; cited as "ON Deaths, 1869-1946., Name:      William Eynon Pollard.
  2. [S1444] Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1826-1936 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario, Toronto), Archives of Ontario, Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935; "Ontario, Canada, Select Marriages. Archives of Ontario, Toronto. This database includes images of the registrations. In some cases, alternative images in FamilySearch provide additional information"; cited as "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936.
  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., William Eynon Pollard
    Grave marker transcription:
    Pollard
    In Memory of
    William Eynon Pollard     1842 - 1921
    Catherine Rose Squair His Wife     1855 - 1933.
  4. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Wm Eynon Pollard & Kate Rose Squair.
  5. [S1442] "ON Deaths, 1869-1946", online Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946: Name:      Mrs Catherine Rose Pollard née Squair.

John Pollard1,2

M, #25464
Last Edited20 Jun 2018
     John was born in England.1 John married Elizabeth Jardine.1,2

Family

Elizabeth Jardine
Child

Citations

  1. [S1442] Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario), Ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946; "This database is an index (with images) to over 2 million deaths that were registered in Ontario from 1869 to 1938, and 1943 to 1946. The database also includes deaths of Ontario military personnel overseas from 1939-1947"; cited as "ON Deaths, 1869-1946., Name:      William Eynon Pollard.
  2. [S1444] Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1826-1936 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario, Toronto), Archives of Ontario, Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935; "Ontario, Canada, Select Marriages. Archives of Ontario, Toronto. This database includes images of the registrations. In some cases, alternative images in FamilySearch provide additional information"; cited as "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936., Wm Eynon Pollard & Kate Rose Squair.

Forest Johnson Gunter1

M, #25465, b. 9 January 1921, d. 21 June 2001
Mother*Alma Mary Alford1 b. 4 Nov 1899, d. 5 Apr 1982
Last Edited23 Apr 2010
     Forest was born on 9 January 1921 in Shelby County, Texas, USA.1,2 He died on 21 June 2001 at age 80.1,2 He was buried in Tennessee, USA.1,2

Citations

  1. [S2888] Watson and Sons Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Watson/…, Gunter, Forest Johnson. Hereinafter cited as Watson and Sons Funeral Home.
  2. [S2835] Tennessee Cemetery, Shelby County, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Horace Gunter and Grace Smith; Forest Johnson Gunter. Hereinafter cited as Tennessee Cemetery.

Toni Grace Shofner1

F, #25467, b. 23 February 1960, d. 17 February 2002
Last Edited24 Sep 2016
     Toni was born on 23 February 1960 in Cartage, Texas, USA.1 She died on 17 February 2002 at age 41 of acute myocardial infarction.1 She was buried in Latham Cemetery, Shelby County, Texas, USA.2

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S2888] Watson and Sons Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Watson/…, Alford, Toni Grace. Hereinafter cited as Watson and Sons Funeral Home.
  2. [S2889] Latham Cemetery, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Toni Grace Shofner Alford and her son Cody Wayne Alford. Hereinafter cited as Latham Cemetery.
  3. [S2888] Watson and Sons Funeral Home, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Watson/…, Alford, Cody Wayne.

Cody Wayne Alford1,2

M, #25468, b. 20 June 1984, d. 17 December 2004
Mother*Toni Grace Shofner1,2 b. 23 Feb 1960, d. 17 Feb 2002
Last Edited1 Jun 2017
     Cody was born on 20 June 1984 in Nacogdoches, Nacogdoches County, Texas, USA.1,2 He died on 17 December 2004 at age 20.2,1 He was buried in Latham Cemetery, Shelby County, Texas, USA.1,2

Citations

  1. [S2889] Latham Cemetery, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Toni Grace Shofner Alford and her son Cody Wayne Alford. Hereinafter cited as Latham Cemetery.
  2. [S2888] Watson and Sons Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Watson/…, Alford, Cody Wayne. Hereinafter cited as Watson and Sons Funeral Home.

Andy Brooks Christian1,2

M, #25469, b. 16 June 1908, d. 8 August 2004
Father*Jesse Whitfield Christian1 b. 27 Feb 1862, d. 30 Jan 1947
Mother*Udora Story1 b. 5 Jan 1870, d. 10 Feb 1932
Last Edited19 Apr 2010
     Andy was born on 16 June 1908 in Tenaha, Shelby County, Texas, USA.1,2 Andy married Bessie Locke on 21 February 1935 in Shelby County, Texas, USA.1,3,2 He died on 8 August 2004 at age 96.1,2 Andy Brooks Christian was buried in Old Union Cemetery, Shelby County, Texas, USA.1,2
     He also went by the name of Brooks.3

Family

Bessie Locke b. 19 Oct 1908

Citations

  1. [S2888] Watson and Sons Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Watson/…, Christian, Andy Brooks. Hereinafter cited as Watson and Sons Funeral Home.
  2. [S2875] Union Cemetery, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Andy Brooks Christian and Bessie L Christian. Hereinafter cited as Old Union Cemetery.
  3. [S2828] The Grooms of Shelby County- 1882 - 1999, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Marriages/…, Brooks Christian and Bessie Locke. Hereinafter cited as Grroms of Shelby County.

Bessie Locke1

F, #25470, b. 19 October 1908
Last Edited29 Apr 2011
     Bessie was born on 19 October 1908.2 Bessie married Andy Brooks Christian on 21 February 1935 in Shelby County, Texas, USA.1,3,2

Family

Andy Brooks Christian b. 16 Jun 1908, d. 8 Aug 2004

Citations

  1. [S2888] Watson and Sons Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Watson/…, Christian, Andy Brooks. Hereinafter cited as Watson and Sons Funeral Home.
  2. [S2875] Union Cemetery, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Andy Brooks Christian and Bessie L Christian. Hereinafter cited as Old Union Cemetery.
  3. [S2828] The Grooms of Shelby County- 1882 - 1999, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Marriages/…, Brooks Christian and Bessie Locke. Hereinafter cited as Grroms of Shelby County.

Amos Ponder Alford Jr1

M, #25471, b. 20 June 1940, d. 2 May 2005
Father*Amos Ponder Alford Sr1 b. 20 Jun 1899, d. 15 Mar 1967
Mother*Eva Lee Smith1,2 b. 13 Aug 1907, d. 18 Feb 1993
Last Edited27 Oct 2019
     Amos was born on 20 June 1940 in Shelbyville, Shelby County, Texas, USA.1 Amos married Erma Marie Sandifer on 9 December 1967.3,4 He died on 2 May 2005 in Center, Shelby County, Texas, USA, at age 64.1,3
     The following information is extracted from his obituary. Predeceased: Amos Ponder Alford Sr, Eva Lee Smith, Lester Alford and Joseph Alford.3 Amos Ponder Alford Jr was buried on 4 May 2005 in Oaklawn Memorial Park, Center, Shelby County, Texas, USA, note that he was not found in the transcriptions for this cemetery.1,3
     He also went by the name of Junior.4

Family

Erma Marie Sandifer b. 4 Jun 1927, d. 16 Apr 1993

Citations

  1. [S2888] Watson and Sons Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Watson/…, Alford, Amos Ponder Jr. Hereinafter cited as Watson and Sons Funeral Home.
  2. [S1686] Alford American Family Association, online Alford American Family Association, Eva Smith Alford - Obituary included in Texas Obituaries
    http://www.alfordassociation.org/OBITS/TXOBIT.htm. Hereinafter cited as AAFA.
  3. [S1686] AAFA, online Alford American Family Association, Amos Ponder Alford - Obituary included in Texas Obituaries
    http://www.alfordassociation.org/OBITS/TXOBIT.htm
    Source unknown, but probably: PANOLA WATCHMAN; Carthage, Panola Co., TX—_____ May 2007
    Amos Ponder Alford, Jr.
  4. [S1686] AAFA, online Alford American Family Association, Amos Ponder Alford - Obituary included in Texas Obituaries
    http://www.alfordassociation.org/OBITS/TXOBIT.htm
    Light & Champion; Center, Shelby Co., TX—23 April 1993
    Included in AAFA ACTION, Summer 1994
    Erma Marie Sandifer Estes Bissell McPhearson Alford.

Harvey Claude Alford Jr1

M, #25474, b. 9 September 1930, d. 9 June 2005
Last Edited24 Sep 2016
     Harvey was born on 9 September 1930 in Buna, Texas, USA.1 He died on 9 June 2005 in Tenaha, Shelby County, Texas, USA, at age 74 of a metestatic hepato.1,2 He was buried in Antioch Cemetery, Shelby County, Texas, USA.1

Citations

  1. [S2888] Watson and Sons Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Watson/…, Alford, Harvey Claude Jr. Hereinafter cited as Watson and Sons Funeral Home.
  2. [S1686] Alford American Family Association, online Alford American Family Association, Harvey C Alford Jr - Obituary included in Texas Obituaries
    Beaumont Enterprise
    Beaumont, Jefferson Co., TX—Friday, 10 June 2005. Hereinafter cited as AAFA.

Alma Mary Alford1,2

F, #25477, b. 4 November 1899, d. 5 April 1982
Father*Gilbert John D Alford1 b. 7 Aug 1871, d. 2 Oct 1931
Mother*Susan Isabel Oliver1 b. 31 Jan 1879, d. 8 Jul 1952
Last Edited15 Apr 2018
     Alma was born on 4 November 1899 in Shelby County, Texas, USA.1 Alternatively, she was born on 3 November 1898 according to a cemetery transcription.3 She died on 5 April 1982 at age 82 a cafe worker according to funeral home records.1,3 She was buried in Old Tennessee, Shelby County, Texas, USA.1,3
      ; and, Ella according to a cemetery transcription.3 Her name was also recorded as Elma Mary according to an index of Shelby County brides.4

Family

Children

Citations

  1. [S2892] Bartle Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Bartle/…, Templin, Alma Mary. Hereinafter cited as Bartle Funeral Home.
  2. [S2828] The Grooms of Shelby County- 1882 - 1999, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Marriages/…, John Templin and Alma Gunter. Hereinafter cited as Grroms of Shelby County.
  3. [S2835] Tennessee Cemetery, Shelby County, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Ella M. Templin. Hereinafter cited as Tennessee Cemetery.
  4. [S2825] The Brides of Shelby County- 1882 - 1999, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Marriages/…, Elma Mary Alford and P M Gunter. Hereinafter cited as Brides of Shelby County.
  5. [S2888] Watson and Sons Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Watson/…, Gunter, Forest Johnson. Hereinafter cited as Watson and Sons Funeral Home.
  6. [S2892] Bartle Funeral Home, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Bartle/…, Gunter, Horace Harting.

Frank Allen Cook1

M, #25480, b. 3 May 1915, d. 20 January 1984
Father*Issac Dudley Cook1 b. 9 Mar 1873, d. 26 Jan 1943
Mother*Laura Frances Alford1 b. Sep 1879, d. 21 Feb 1919
Last Edited23 Apr 2010
     Frank was born on 3 May 1915 in Joaquin, Texas, USA.1,2 He died on 20 January 1984 at age 68.1,2 He was buried in Jackson Cemetery, Shelby County, Texas, USA, he was a minister.1,2

Citations

  1. [S2892] Bartle Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Bartle/…, Cook, Frank Allen. Hereinafter cited as Bartle Funeral Home.
  2. [S2876] Jackson Cemetery, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Frank Allen Cook. Hereinafter cited as Jackson Cemetery.