Lucy A Christian1

F, #25681, b. 1884, d. 1887
Father*Pinckney Whitfield Christian1 b. 29 Apr 1839, d. 18 Sep 1910
Mother*Martha Jane Dean1 b. 16 May 1845, d. 4 Aug 1901
Last Edited27 May 2010
     Lucy was born in 1884.1 She was buried in Woods Cemetery, Panola County, Texas, USA.1 She died in 1887.1
     Based upon her age and being buried in the same cemetery as Pinckney and Mattie and several of there children, I assume she was also one of their children.1

Citations

  1. [S2907] Gwen Brewer McDaniel, Woods Cemetery, Panola County, Texas (Panola Country, Texas: Panola County Hist. & Genealogical Assn., Jan. 13, 1998), Lilia Christian 1870 - 1889. Hereinafter cited as Woods Cemetery.

Clellan Christian1

F, #25682, b. 16 September 1889, d. 27 May 1959
Father*Pinckney Whitfield Christian1 b. 29 Apr 1839, d. 18 Sep 1910
Mother*Martha Jane Dean1 b. 16 May 1845, d. 4 Aug 1901
Last Edited5 Oct 2015
     Clellan was born on 16 September 1889 in Tenaha, Shelby County, Texas, USA.1,2 She died on 27 May 1959 in Bryan, Brazos County, Texas, USA, at age 69.1 She was buried on 28 May 1959 in Bryan City Cemetery, Bryan, Brazos County, Texas, USA.1

Census Data

     Clelan appeared on the 1900 Federal Census Shelby County, Texas in the household of her parents, P W Christian and Mattie Christian.2

Citations

  1. [S2912] Clellan Davis, Death Certificate Reg # 24812 (May 28, 1959), State of Texas, unknown repository address, Name: Clellan Davis
    Death Date: 27 May 1959. Hereinafter cited as Death Cert - Texas.
  2. [S6102] P W Christian household, June 12 & 13, 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 5, Shelby, Texas: Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 0090, Ancestry.com Roll: 1669; FHL microfilm: 1241669.

(?) Tillery

M, #25686
Last Edited28 May 2010

Family

Martha Jane Dean b. 16 May 1845, d. 4 Aug 1901
Child

Citations

  1. [S2908] Andrea Jones, "Christian Family Connection," e-mail message from email address withheld for privacy (Norman, OK) to Rick Moffat, May 25, 2010, May 28, 2010 - called funeral home in Maysville and learned that Louisa's father's name was given as Tillery.. Hereinafter cited as "Christian Family Connection."

Louisa Christian1

F, #25687, b. 24 June 1864, d. 14 February 1946
Father*(?) Tillery1
Mother*Martha Jane Dean1 b. 16 May 1845, d. 4 Aug 1901
Step-fatherPinckney Whitfield Christian1 b. 29 Apr 1839, d. 18 Sep 1910
Last Edited6 Mar 2016
     Louisa was born on 24 June 1864 in Rome, Floyd County, Georgia, USA.2,3,4,5 Louisa married William Leonard Pelfrey before 7 June 1880 in Georgia, USA, the 1880 census confirms they were married prior to June 7, and the 1910 census confirms they were married in 1880 (30 years.)6,7,4,3,5,8 She died on 14 February 1946 in Maysville, Whitebead Twp., Garvin County, Oklahoma, USA, at age 81.2
     She also went by the name of Lela Pelfry in the 1910 census.8 She also went by the name of Hoppy because of a limp caused by a broken hip she received when she fell off a horse at the age of 10.2 She also went by the name of Lou or Loue.9

Census Data

     Louisa Christian appeared on the 1880 U.S. Federal Census of Bartow County, Georgia, in the household of William Leonard Pelfrey.4

Lela Pelfry and William L Pelfry appeared on the 1910 U.S. Federal Census of Whitebead Twp., Garvin County, Oklahoma, enumerated 28 April 1910, enumerated as a farmer. His son, Fred, was enumerated in the preceding household, as a farm laborer "working out" on Bud Hamilton's farm.. Their children Elmer, Floyd, Ben A, Homer, Josephus, Rubie and Adell were listed as living with them.8

Louise Pelfrey and William L Pelfry appeared on the 1920 U.S. Federal Census of Whitebead Twp., Garvin County, Oklahoma, enumerated 12 February 1920, enumerated as a general farmer. Their children Fred, Floy, Homer, Josephus, Ruby J and Adel were listed as living with them.3

Louisa Christian and William Leonard Pelfrey appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Elmore Twp., Garvin County, Oklahoma, at Antioch P.O., enumerated 11 April 1930, enumerated as a retiree. His son Homer and family also lived in the area..5

Family

William Leonard Pelfrey b. 9 Jan 1858, d. 14 Jan 1934
Marriage*Louisa married William Leonard Pelfrey before 7 June 1880 in Georgia, USA, the 1880 census confirms they were married prior to June 7, and the 1910 census confirms they were married in 1880 (30 years.)6,7,4,3,5,8 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2908] Andrea Jones, "Christian Family Connection," e-mail message from email address withheld for privacy (Norman, OK) to Rick Moffat, May 25, 2010, May 28, 2010 - called funeral home in Maysville and learned that Louisa's father's name was given as Tillery.. Hereinafter cited as "Christian Family Connection."
  2. [S2916] Andrea Jones, online www.ancestry.com, Andrea Jones (Norman, OK), downloaded viewed May 27, 2010, Louise Christain (sic).
  3. [S2918] Wm L Pelfrey household, Jan 11 & 12, 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Whitebead, Garvin, Oklahoma; Page: 15A; Enumeration District: 30, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_1464; Image: 286.
  4. [S2917] Wm L Pelfrey household, June 7, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Adairsville, Bartow, Georgia; Page: 480D; Enumeration District: 6, Ancestry.com Roll: 134; Family History Film: 1254134; Image: 0142.
  5. [S2920] William L Pelfrey household, Apr 11, 1930 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 8, Ancestry.com Roll: 1903; Image: 612.0.
  6. [S2908] Andrea Jones, "Christian Family Connection," e-mail to Rick Moffat, May 25, 2010, May 25, 2010.
  7. [S2916] Andrea Jones, viewed May 27, 2010, William Leonard Pelfrey.
  8. [S2922] William L Pelfry household, April 28,1910 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Whitebead, Garvin, Oklahoma; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 88; Family: 76, Ancestry.com Roll: T624_1252; Image 686.
  9. [S2915] William Leonard Pelfrey, Death Certificate Reg # 2960 (Jan 14, 1934), State of Texas, unknown repository address, Name: William Leonard Pelfrey
    Death Date: 14 Jan 1934. Hereinafter cited as Death Cert - Texas.
  10. [S2916] Andrea Jones, viewed May 27, 2010, Zacariah Jesse Pelfrey.
  11. [S2916] Andrea Jones, viewed May 27, 2010, Albert Ross Pelfrey.
  12. [S2916] Andrea Jones, viewed May 27, 2010, Cecil Pelfrey.
  13. [S2916] Andrea Jones, viewed May 27, 2010, Elmer Ervin Pelfrey.
  14. [S2916] Andrea Jones, viewed May 27, 2010, Fred Pelfrey.
  15. [S2916] Andrea Jones, viewed May 27, 2010, Homer Pelfrey.
  16. [S2916] Andrea Jones, viewed May 27, 2010, Josephus Pelfrey.
  17. [S2916] Andrea Jones, viewed May 27, 2010, Adell Pelfrey.

William Leonard Pelfrey1,2,3

M, #25688, b. 9 January 1858, d. 14 January 1934
Last Edited10 Feb 2018
     William was born on 9 January 1858 in South Carolina, USA.4,5,6,3,7 William married Louisa Christian before 7 June 1880 in Georgia, USA, the 1880 census confirms they were married prior to June 7, and the 1910 census confirms they were married in 1880 (30 years.)1,2,5,6,3,7 The informant on his death registration was Elmer Pelfry. This was possibly his son. He gave William's birth location as North Carolina which is not consistent with earlier sources such as census material. However, he also didn't know the names of William's parents so apparently was not well informed.4 He died on 14 January 1934 in Precinct 6, Whitharral, Hockley County, Texas, USA, at age 76. The informant was Elmer Pelfry.4 William Leonard Pelfrey was buried on 15 January 1934 in Whitherald, Texas, USA.4

Census Data

     William Leonard Pelfrey appeared on the 1880 U.S. Federal Census of Bartow County, Georgia, at the Adairsville district, enumerated 7 June 1880, enumerated as a farmer.5

William L Pelfry and Lela Pelfry appeared on the 1910 U.S. Federal Census of Whitebead Twp., Garvin County, Oklahoma, enumerated 28 April 1910, enumerated as a farmer. His son, Fred, was enumerated in the preceding household, as a farm laborer "working out" on Bud Hamilton's farm.. Their children Elmer, Floyd, Ben A, Homer, Josephus, Rubie and Adell were listed as living with them.7

William L Pelfry and Louise Pelfrey appeared on the 1920 U.S. Federal Census of Whitebead Twp., Garvin County, Oklahoma, enumerated 12 February 1920, enumerated as a general farmer. Their children Fred, Floy, Homer, Josephus, Ruby J and Adel were listed as living with them.6

William Leonard Pelfrey and Louisa Christian appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Elmore Twp., Garvin County, Oklahoma, at Antioch P.O., enumerated 11 April 1930, enumerated as a retiree. His son Homer and family also lived in the area..3

Family

Louisa Christian b. 24 Jun 1864, d. 14 Feb 1946
Marriage*William married Louisa Christian before 7 June 1880 in Georgia, USA, the 1880 census confirms they were married prior to June 7, and the 1910 census confirms they were married in 1880 (30 years.)1,2,5,6,3,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2908] Andrea Jones, "Christian Family Connection," e-mail message from email address withheld for privacy (Norman, OK) to Rick Moffat, May 25, 2010, May 25, 2010. Hereinafter cited as "Christian Family Connection."
  2. [S2916] Andrea Jones, online www.ancestry.com, Andrea Jones (Norman, OK), downloaded viewed May 27, 2010, William Leonard Pelfrey.
  3. [S2920] William L Pelfrey household, Apr 11, 1930 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 8, Ancestry.com Roll: 1903; Image: 612.0.
  4. [S2915] William Leonard Pelfrey, Death Certificate Reg # 2960 (Jan 14, 1934), State of Texas, unknown repository address, Name: William Leonard Pelfrey
    Death Date: 14 Jan 1934. Hereinafter cited as Death Cert - Texas.
  5. [S2917] Wm L Pelfrey household, June 7, 1880 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Adairsville, Bartow, Georgia; Page: 480D; Enumeration District: 6, Ancestry.com Roll: 134; Family History Film: 1254134; Image: 0142.
  6. [S2918] Wm L Pelfrey household, Jan 11 & 12, 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Whitebead, Garvin, Oklahoma; Page: 15A; Enumeration District: 30, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_1464; Image: 286.
  7. [S2922] William L Pelfry household, April 28,1910 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Whitebead, Garvin, Oklahoma; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 88; Family: 76, Ancestry.com Roll: T624_1252; Image 686.
  8. [S2916] Andrea Jones, viewed May 27, 2010, Zacariah Jesse Pelfrey.
  9. [S2916] Andrea Jones, viewed May 27, 2010, Albert Ross Pelfrey.
  10. [S2916] Andrea Jones, viewed May 27, 2010, Cecil Pelfrey.
  11. [S2916] Andrea Jones, viewed May 27, 2010, Elmer Ervin Pelfrey.
  12. [S2916] Andrea Jones, viewed May 27, 2010, Fred Pelfrey.
  13. [S2916] Andrea Jones, viewed May 27, 2010, Homer Pelfrey.
  14. [S2916] Andrea Jones, viewed May 27, 2010, Josephus Pelfrey.
  15. [S2916] Andrea Jones, viewed May 27, 2010, Adell Pelfrey.

Ruby Anita Pelfrey1

F, #25689, b. 26 May 1906, d. 10 September 1996
Father*William Leonard Pelfrey2,3,4 b. 9 Jan 1858, d. 14 Jan 1934
Mother*Louisa Christian2,3,4 b. 24 Jun 1864, d. 14 Feb 1946
Last Edited3 Oct 2015
     Ruby was born on 26 May 1906 in Alabama, USA.5,6,4,1 Ruby married James Madison Mays on 9 August 1924 in Maysville, Whitebead Twp., Garvin County, Oklahoma, USA.7,8 Ruby married Thomas Cavitt Franklin circa 1927, the 1930 census indicates she was 18 and he was 32 at the time of their first marriages.9,6,10 She died on 10 September 1996 in Purcell, McClain County, Oklahoma, USA, at age 90.5 She died on 7 October 1996 in Purcell, McClain County, Oklahoma, at age 90.1

Census Data

     Rubie appeared on the 1910 Federal Census Whitebead Twp., Garvin County, Oklahoma in the household of her parents, William L Pelfry and Lela Pelfry.4

Ruby J appeared on the 1920 Federal Census Whitebead Twp., Garvin County, Oklahoma in the household of her parents, William L Pelfry and Louise Pelfrey.3

Ruby A Franklin and Thomas C Franklin appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Elmore Twp., Garvin County, Oklahoma, enumerated 12 April 1930, enumerated as a farmer. It indicates he was 32 at the time of his marriage, and Ruby was 18 at the time of her first (previous) marriage.. Their children Wilburn L were listed as living with them.6

Family 1

James Madison Mays b. c 1895, d. 1964
Marriage*Ruby married James Madison Mays on 9 August 1924 in Maysville, Whitebead Twp., Garvin County, Oklahoma, USA.7,8 

Family 2

Thomas Cavitt Franklin b. 13 May 1895, d. 10 Jan 1971
Marriage*Ruby married Thomas Cavitt Franklin circa 1927, the 1930 census indicates she was 18 and he was 32 at the time of their first marriages.9,6,10 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2916] Andrea Jones, online www.ancestry.com, Andrea Jones (Norman, OK), downloaded viewed May 27, 2010, Ruby Anita Pelfrey.
  2. [S2908] Andrea Jones, "Christian Family Connection," e-mail message from email address withheld for privacy (Norman, OK) to Rick Moffat, May 25, 2010, May 25, 2010. Hereinafter cited as "Christian Family Connection."
  3. [S2918] Wm L Pelfrey household, Jan 11 & 12, 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Whitebead, Garvin, Oklahoma; Page: 15A; Enumeration District: 30, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_1464; Image: 286.
  4. [S2922] William L Pelfry household, April 28,1910 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Whitebead, Garvin, Oklahoma; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 88; Family: 76, Ancestry.com Roll: T624_1252; Image 686.
  5. [S2916] Andrea Jones, viewed May 27, 2010, Ruby Pelfrey.
  6. [S2921] Thomas C Franklin household, Apr 12, 1930 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Elmore, Garvin, Oklahma; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 8, Ancestry.com Roll: 1903; Image: 613.0.
  7. [S2930] Andrea Jones, "RE: 1930 census - Thomas C Franklin," e-mail message from email address withheld for privacy (Norman, OK) to Rick Moffat, May 29, 2010, Ruby married John Mays in 1924. Hereinafter cited as "1930 census - Thomas C Franklin."
  8. [S3017] Pierce, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/19641615/, Pierce (Columbia TN), James Madison Mays.
  9. [S2908] Andrea Jones, "Christian Family Connection," e-mail to Rick Moffat, May 25, 2010, May 25, 2010 - Ruby (daughter of William & Louisa) married Thomas Cavitt Franklin.
  10. [S3017] Pierce, Thomas Cavitt Franklin.
  11. [S3017] Pierce, Wilburn Leonard Mays.
  12. [S2908] Andrea Jones, "Christian Family Connection," e-mail to Rick Moffat, May 25, 2010, May 25, 2010 - Wynona (daughter of Ruby & Thomas) married Lawrence Franklin Chambers.

Thomas Cavitt Franklin1,2

M, #25690, b. 13 May 1895, d. 10 January 1971
Last Edited3 Oct 2015
     Thomas was born on 13 May 1895 in Bryan County, Texas, USA.2,3 Thomas married Ruby Anita Pelfrey circa 1927, the 1930 census indicates she was 18 and he was 32 at the time of their first marriages.1,2,3 He died on 10 January 1971 in Maysville, Whitebead Twp., Garvin County, Oklahoma, USA, at age 75.3
     He also went by the name of Cavitt.4

Census Data

     Thomas C Franklin and Ruby A Franklin appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Elmore Twp., Garvin County, Oklahoma, enumerated 12 April 1930, enumerated as a farmer. It indicates he was 32 at the time of his marriage, and Ruby was 18 at the time of her first (previous) marriage.. Their children Wilburn L were listed as living with them.2

Family

Ruby Anita Pelfrey b. 26 May 1906, d. 10 Sep 1996
Children

Citations

  1. [S2908] Andrea Jones, "Christian Family Connection," e-mail message from email address withheld for privacy (Norman, OK) to Rick Moffat, May 25, 2010, May 25, 2010 - Ruby (daughter of William & Louisa) married Thomas Cavitt Franklin. Hereinafter cited as "Christian Family Connection."
  2. [S2921] Thomas C Franklin household, Apr 12, 1930 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Elmore, Garvin, Oklahma; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 8, Ancestry.com Roll: 1903; Image: 613.0.
  3. [S3017] Pierce, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/19641615/, Pierce (Columbia TN), Thomas Cavitt Franklin.
  4. [S3017] Pierce, Thomas "Cavitt" Franklin.
  5. [S2908] Andrea Jones, "Christian Family Connection," e-mail to Rick Moffat, May 25, 2010, May 25, 2010 - Wynona (daughter of Ruby & Thomas) married Lawrence Franklin Chambers.

Wynona Louise Franklin1,2

F, #25691, b. 24 November 1932, d. 27 March 2009
Father*Thomas Cavitt Franklin1 b. 13 May 1895, d. 10 Jan 1971
Mother*Ruby Anita Pelfrey1 b. 26 May 1906, d. 10 Sep 1996
Last Edited3 Oct 2010
     Wynona was born on 24 November 1932 in Maysville, Whitebead Twp., Garvin County, Oklahoma, USA.2 She died on 27 March 2009 in Maysville, Whitebead Twp., Garvin County, Oklahoma, at age 76.2

Citations

  1. [S2908] Andrea Jones, "Christian Family Connection," e-mail message from email address withheld for privacy (Norman, OK) to Rick Moffat, May 25, 2010, May 25, 2010 - Wynona (daughter of Ruby & Thomas) married Lawrence Franklin Chambers. Hereinafter cited as "Christian Family Connection."
  2. [S3017] Pierce, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/19641615/, Pierce (Columbia TN), Wynona Louise Franklin.

Elmer Ervin Pelfrey1,2

M, #25695, b. 18 June 1891, d. 11 October 1939
Father*William Leonard Pelfrey3,2 b. 9 Jan 1858, d. 14 Jan 1934
Mother*Louisa Christian3,2 b. 24 Jun 1864, d. 14 Feb 1946
Last Edited3 Oct 2015
     Elmer was born on 18 June 1891 in Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama, USA.3,2 He died on 11 October 1939 in Maysville, Whitebead Twp., Garvin County, Oklahoma, USA, at age 48.2
     He of Whitharral, TX was the informant on the death registration of William Leonard Pelfrey who died on 14 January 1934.1 Elmer Pelfry was the informant on the death registration of William Leonard Pelfrey.1

Census Data

     Elmer appeared on the 1910 Federal Census Whitebead Twp., Garvin County, Oklahoma in the household of his parents, William L Pelfry and Lela Pelfry, listed as a farm laborer on the "home farm."3

Citations

  1. [S2915] William Leonard Pelfrey, Death Certificate Reg # 2960 (Jan 14, 1934), State of Texas, unknown repository address, Name: William Leonard Pelfrey
    Death Date: 14 Jan 1934. Hereinafter cited as Death Cert - Texas.
  2. [S2916] Andrea Jones, online www.ancestry.com, Andrea Jones (Norman, OK), downloaded viewed May 27, 2010, Elmer Ervin Pelfrey.
  3. [S2922] William L Pelfry household, April 28,1910 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Whitebead, Garvin, Oklahoma; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 88; Family: 76, Ancestry.com Roll: T624_1252; Image 686.

Fred Dean Christian1

M, #25696, b. 27 August 1887, d. April 1982
Father*Pinckney Whitfield Christian2,3 b. 29 Apr 1839, d. 18 Sep 1910
Mother*Martha Jane Dean2,3 b. 16 May 1845, d. 4 Aug 1901
Last Edited14 Jun 2018
     Fred was born on 27 August 1887 in Tenaha, Shelby County, Texas, USA.4,1,5,6 Alternatively, he was born in August 1886 in Texas, USA.2,3 Fred married Monah M Newton.7,8 He died in April 1982 at age 94.4 Fred Dean Christian was buried in Crittenden Memorial Park, Marion, Crittenden County, Arkansas, USA.5
     He registered for the draft on 5 June 1917 in Delaware County, Indiana, USA. He was living in Muncie, working for Muncie Oil Engine Co as a mechanical engineer. He listed that he had a wife and two children. Their names were not given. He had no military experience..6
     In the obituary of Dean Wakefield Christian who died 15 August 2001, Fred Christian was listed as predeceased.9 Fred Christian was listed as predeceased in the obituary of Lt Roy Frederick Christian who died 5 October 2007.10,11

Census Data

     Fred appeared on the 1900 Federal Census Shelby County, Texas in the household of his parents, P W Christian and Mattie Christian.3

Fred D Christian and Monah M Christian appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Lonoke, Lonoke County, Arkansas, enumerated 4 April 1930, enumerated as an electrical engineer for Power & Light Co.. Their children Don L, Fred R and Dean W were listed as living with them.12

Frederick D Christian and Monah M Christian appeared on the 1940 U.S. Federal Census of Marion, Crittenden County, Arkansas, enumerated 5 April 1940, enumerated as an Electrical Civil Construction Engineer for an Electircal Power Company. Their children Don La Verne and Roy Frederick were listed as living with them.8

Family

Monah M Newton b. 1893, d. 1976
Marriage*Fred married Monah M Newton.7,8 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2775] U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942 (Publisher: National Archives and Records Administration), Ancestry.com, World War II Draft Registration search; "United States, Selective Service System. Selective Service Registration Cards, World War II: Fourth Registration"; cited as "Old Man's Draft., Name: Fred Dean Christian
    Birth Date:     27 Aug 1887
    Birth Place:     Tenaha, Texas, USA
    Residence:     Marion, Crittenden, Arkansas, USA
    Race:     White
    Age:     54
    Occupation:     Arkansas Power & Light Co
    Nearest Relative:     Mrs. F. D. Christian
    Height/Build:     6' 2" / 200 ibs
    Color of Eyes/Hair:     Blue / Gray
    Signature:     Fred Dean Christian.
  2. [S2916] Andrea Jones, online www.ancestry.com, Andrea Jones (Norman, OK), downloaded viewed May 27, 2010, Fred Christian.
  3. [S6102] P W Christian household, June 12 & 13, 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 5, Shelby, Texas: Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 0090, Ancestry.com Roll: 1669; FHL microfilm: 1241669.
  4. [S537] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, online 1935-2014, Name: Fred Christian
    SSN:     431-09-8439
    Last Residence:     
    65761 Theodosia, Ozark, Missouri, USA
    BORN:     27 Aug 1887
    Died:     Apr 1982
    State (Year) SSN issued:     Arkansas (Before 1951). Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  5. [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., Fred D Christian.
  6. [S4448] World War I Draft Registration, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482, Name: Fred D Christian
    County:     Delaware
    State:     Muncie, Indiana
    Birthplace:     Teneha, Texas,United States of America
    Birth Date:     27 Aug 1887
    Race:     Caucasian (White)
    Draft Board:     1
    Age:     29
    Occupation:     Mechanical Enginéer
    Nearest Relative:     wife & 2 children
    Height/Build:     Tall / Stout
    Color of Eyes/Hair:     Blue / Dark Brown
    Signature:     Fred D Christian. Hereinafter cited as WWI Draft Registration.
  7. [S4199] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Monah N Christian.
  8. [S6103] Fred D Christian household, Apr 5, 1940 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Marion, Crittenden, Arkansas; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 18-13, Ancestry.com Roll: T627_130.
  9. [S6107] Dean Christian, Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal, Tupelo, MS, Aug 17, 2001, Search this page ising CTRL F for the obituary of Dean Christian. Hereinafter cited as Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal.
  10. [S6104] Roy Christian, Clingingbeard Funeral Homes, Ava, MO, About Oct 6, 2007, viewed on-line viewed at Clinkingbeard Funeral Homes,, Obituary: Roy Frederick Christian. Hereinafter cited as Clingingbeard Funeral Homes.
  11. [S4199] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Roy Frederick Christian
    Grave marker transcription:
    Roy Frederick Christian
    Lt US Navy
    World War II
    Korea
    Vietnam
    Jul 18, 1925
    Oct 5, 2007.
  12. [S6105] Fred D Christian household, Apr 4, 1930 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Lonoke (town), Lonoke, Arkansas; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 0026, Ancestry.com Roll:82; Image: 420.0; FHL microfilm: 2339818.
  13. [S295] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (United States: Social Security Administration), Name: Dean Wakefield Christian
    [Dean W Christian]
    SSN:     431098800
    Gender:     Male
    Race:     White
    Birth Date:     21 Aug 1913
    Birth Place:     Norris City, Illinois
    Father Name: Fred D Christian
    Mother Name: Mona M Newton
    Death Date:     15 Aug 2001
    Type of Claim:     Change in DOB.
    Notes:     Dec 1936: Name listed as DEAN WAKEFIELD CHRISTIAN; 28 Aug 2001: Name listed as DEAN W CHRISTIAN. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Social Security Applications.

Thomas Wynn Christian1

M, #25697, b. 4 October 1821, d. 31 May 1906
Father*Thomas Wynn Christian1 b. 7 Mar 1791, d. 25 Mar 1863
Mother*Lucy N Williams1 b. 9 Sep 1794, d. 11 Jan 1876
Last Edited4 Oct 2015
     Thomas was born on 4 October 1821 in Edgefield, Edgefield County, South Carolina, USA.1 He died on 31 May 1906 in Chattahoochee County, Georgia, USA, at age 84.1

Citations

  1. [S2916] Andrea Jones, online www.ancestry.com, Andrea Jones (Norman, OK), downloaded viewed May 27, 2010, Thomas Wynn Christian.

Abner M Christian1

M, #25698, b. 27 September 1826, d. 7 August 1905
Father*Thomas Wynn Christian1 b. 7 Mar 1791, d. 25 Mar 1863
Mother*Lucy N Williams1 b. 9 Sep 1794, d. 11 Jan 1876
Last Edited4 Oct 2015
     Abner was born on 27 September 1826 in South Carolina, USA.1 He died on 7 August 1905 in Chattahoochee County, Georgia, USA, at age 78.1

Citations

  1. [S2916] Andrea Jones, online www.ancestry.com, Andrea Jones (Norman, OK), downloaded viewed May 27, 2010, Abner M Christian.

Johanna E Christian1

F, #25699, b. 8 April 1829, d. 11 August 1907
Father*Thomas Wynn Christian1 b. 7 Mar 1791, d. 25 Mar 1863
Mother*Lucy N Williams1 b. 9 Sep 1794, d. 11 Jan 1876
Last Edited28 May 2010
     Johanna was born on 8 April 1829.1 She died on 11 August 1907 in Georgia, USA, at age 78.1

Citations

  1. [S2916] Andrea Jones, online www.ancestry.com, Andrea Jones (Norman, OK), downloaded viewed May 27, 2010, Johanna E Christian.

Fred Pelfrey1,2,3

M, #25700, b. 23 August 1893, d. 19 February 1970
Father*William Leonard Pelfrey1,2 b. 9 Jan 1858, d. 14 Jan 1934
Mother*Louisa Christian1,2 b. 24 Jun 1864, d. 14 Feb 1946
Last Edited7 Oct 2015
     Fred was born on 23 August 1893 in Pratt City, Jefferson County, Alabama, USA.4,5,3,6 Fred was born in 1894 or 1895 in Alabama, USA.1,6 Fred married Katy Estell Flynn.7,3 He died on 19 February 1970 in Maysville, Whitebead Twp., Garvin County, Oklahoma, USA, at age 76.2,5 Fred Pelfrey was buried in Maysville Cemetery, Maysville, Whitebead Twp., Garvin County, Oklahoma, USA.5
     Fred Pelfrey was listed as predeceased in the obituary of Paul Ervin Pelfrey who died 15 November 1995.8,9 Fred Pelfrey was listed as predeceased in the obituary of Veda Beth Pelfrey who died 10 November 2013.10

Census Data

     Fred Pelfrey appeared on the 1910 U.S. Federal Census of Whitebead Twp., Garvin County, Oklahoma, enumerated 4 April 1910, enumerated as a farm laborer "working out" for his father's neighbour, Bud F Hamilton.6

Fred appeared on the 1920 Federal Census Whitebead Twp., Garvin County, Oklahoma in the household of his parents, William L Pelfry and Louise Pelfrey.1

Fred Pelfrey and Kate Pelfrey appeared on the 1940 U.S. Federal Census of Maysville, Whitebead Twp., Garvin County, Oklahoma, enumerated 15 April 1940, enumerated as a laborer on a W.P.A. Project Bridge. This census indicates that they lived in the same place in 1935, but then shows that he resided in Alabama and she in Arkasas.. Their children Jerry Dean, Paul Irving and Veda Beth were listed as living with them.3

Family

Katy Estell Flynn b. 15 Apr 1915, d. 6 Feb 2003
Marriage*Fred married Katy Estell Flynn.7,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2918] Wm L Pelfrey household, Jan 11 & 12, 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Whitebead, Garvin, Oklahoma; Page: 15A; Enumeration District: 30, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_1464; Image: 286.
  2. [S2916] Andrea Jones, online www.ancestry.com, Andrea Jones (Norman, OK), downloaded viewed May 27, 2010, Fred Pelfrey.
  3. [S6114] Fred Pelfrey household, Apr 15, 1940 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Maysville, Whitebread, Garvin, Oklahoma; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 25-13; Family: 181, Ancestry.com Roll: T627_3294.
  4. [S3017] Pierce, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/19641615/, Pierce (Columbia TN), Fred Pelfrey.
  5. [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., Fred Pelfrey
    Grave marker transcription:
    Daddy
    Fred Pelfrey
    Aug 23, 1893
    Feb. 19, 1970
    Father of Paul and Veda.
  6. [S6112] Bud F Hamilton household, April 28,1910 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Whitebread, Garvin, Oklahoma; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 88; Family: 75, Ancestry.com Roll: T624_1252; Image 686, enumerated right before the William L Pelfry family.
  7. [S6113] Katy Estell Gillespie 1915-2003, Reagan County Genealogy Collection, Reagan County, TX, about Feb 8, 2003 viewed at www.genealogybuff.com,, Use CTRL F to search this page for the obituary transcription of Katy Estell Gillespie. Hereinafter cited as Reagan County Genealogy Collection.
  8. [S4199] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Paul Evan Pelfrey
    Grave marker transcription:
    Pelfrey
    Dad
    Paul E
    Oct. 2, 1933
    Nov. 15, 1995
    Mom
    Treva
    Oct. 29, 1934
    July 21, 1997
    Rhonda
    Donna
    Mark
    Sharon
    Lisa
    Amy
    Jamie?
  9. [S6115] Paul Ervin Pelfrey, Oklahoman, OKlahoma City, OK, Nov 17, 1995, viewed on-line viewed at Ollahoman,, Obituary: Paul Ervin Pelfrey obituary. Hereinafter cited as Oklahoman.
  10. [S6117] Veda Beth (Nanny) Fanning Obituary, McLane Funeral & Cremation Services, Valdosa, GA, About Nov 11, 2013, viewed on-line, Veda Beth (Nanny) Fanning Obituary
    Veda Beth (Nanny) Fanning Obituary. Hereinafter cited as McLane Funeral & Cremation Services.
  11. [S6114] Apr 15, 1940 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Maysville, Whitebread, Garvin, Oklahoma; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 25-13; Family: 181, shows Jerry as a son of Fred, but Katy's obituary gives Jerry's surname as Weeks.