Shannon County Queries Page 9

October - December 1998

NOTE:  These queries are old, therefore many of the email addresses are bad.  I've left this information posted here so that any information given might be a benefit to those who read it.  If these queries belong to you and your email has changed, please contact me so that I can update it.

DATE: 30 December 1998
NAME:  Betty Slovinski
 Early Brown settlers in Shannon County were from Clay county Tennessee.
Jacob Brown, the father, had four brothers; James Thomas, Peter, Samuel
Porter and William Henry Brown. William Henry Brown lived in Birch Tree
in 1831 and married Permelia Witson.  Quay Brown was also related. Many
of these Browns moved on to Stone County and Oklahoma.  I am interested
in finding out more about this lineage
Betty Slovinski

DATE: 5 December 1998
NAME:  Janis Gilmore
CAMPBELL, John Jasper - I am seeking info on John Jasper CAMPBELL, who was
born in 1838 in MO. His father was Boyd CAMPBELL, b 1818 TN, mother unknown.
Boyd CAMPBELL's parents were Lewis CAMPBELL (b 1777) and Catherine BOYD.
John Jasper CAMPBELL owned one of the first stores in Mountain View, Howell
Co, MO. I am trying to locate him in the 1850, 1860, or 1870 census in a
neighboring county. I would love to have contact with anyone else working on
this surname.
Janis Walker Gilmore

DATE: 31 October 1998
NAME:  Larry F. Morrison

I am searching for MILLS, T.G. or Thomas G. GA > MO.  He lived in the Birch
Tree area and is buried in the Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.  I believe
that his daughter married a "Chrisco".  He served as a judge in the Birch
Tree area of the county.  Any assistance is greatly appreciated.

DATE: 31 October 1998
NAME:  Tom Cooper

William Pierce and Elizabeth Pierce moved from middle Tennessee between 1850 and 1860. William Henry evidently died during the Civil War.  They had
several children. Come born in Tennessee, at least one in Arkansas, and the
remaining in Missouri. Their daughter, Mary Jane Jackson married my
greatgrandfather, William Benjamine Cooper. William and Mary Jane made their
home at Big Creek, Texas County, MO.
thanks for your help Tom Cooper

DATE: 31 October 1998
NAME:  Lori S. Page
AROUND 1850-1918

DATE: 31 October 1998
NAME:  Patricia Kidd

PERCY, William S. b.7-4-1971 Turtle, Dent Co., Mo d.1-16-1971 Poplar
Bluff, Mo lived in Carter Co. for 20 years & was buried in Yount
Memorial Cem., Reynolds Co., Mo.

DATE: 13 October 1998
NAME: Unknown

Susan Emaline PITTMAN was born 1 Sept 1863 in Texas county Mo.and married Milford E. RICHARDSON in Texas county on 23 Sept 1881. They moved to Winona, Shannon Co., in 1886 and Milford died and is buried there. Susan then moved to Birch Tree where she lived until her death on 16 Feb 1942. I am interested in any info on parents or siblings of Susan or Milford.

DATE: 13 October 1998
NAME: Diana Davis

SCHNEIDER, Benjamin Andrew. Born 1848/49 in Germany, came to this country at the age of two with his parents. Was in Shannon County sometime after 1872. Possibly Mountain View area. He married Martha L. BUFF. They had at least four children: John M., Henry Leander, Edna, Lucinda. Have limited info for him. He was my great-great-grandfather. Any help greatly appreciated.

DATE: 13 October 1998
NAME: Sherrye Justus

I am researching Henry Malcolm ASHER b 1833 married Hester Ann PACKWOOD 5-4-1867 children: Mary b 12-17-1853, James b 1854, Francis b 1857, Laura Belle b 1870. Also Henry Malcolm Asher married Leanah. Their children: Lee "Ondo" ASHER b 1891, Genoah ASHER b 1878, Lillie Dale ASHER b 1869, Dora Alice ASHER b 1873. Children of Genoah ASHER include my grandfather, Edward Raymond ASHER b 9-27-1907 d 1981. Any help would be appreciated

DATE: 13 October 1998
NAME: Carolgene and Kevin Randall
Looking for information on the RANDALL Family who lived in Shannon Co. before moving to Greene Co., MO. Descendants of Clement Laird Valendingham RANDALL: Generation No. 1 1. CLement Laird Valendingham9 RANDALL (GEORGE WASHINGTON8, ICHABOD BABCOCK7, ICHABOD S.6, BENJAMIN5, MATTHEW4, JOHN3, MATHEW2, MATHEW1) was born Jul 21, 1863 in Zanesville, OH, and died Aug 22, 1948 in Springfield, Greene Co, Missouri. He married Lorena BATES 1884 in Oregon Co., MO. Children of Clement RANDALL and Lorena BATES are: i. Clarence E.10 RANDALL, d. Jul 27, 1933, Springfield, Greene Co, Missouri; m. WAVE. ii. Bess RANDALL, b. Abt. 1885; m. LAMAR. iii. Elsie RANDALL, m. Leonard M. SHOCKLEY.

DATE: 13 October 1998
NAME: Barbara Bradley
BRADLEY, Doctor Franklin, Phelps Co MO in 1874, d. 26 APR 1962 in Birchtree, Shannon, MO., mrd Susan Pauline SMOTHERMAN, b. 1877, d. 11 Sep 1914, Birchtree, Shannon, MO. Susan Pauline SMOTHERMAN was the daughter of William Green Smotherman b 27 Dec 1853 in Calloway Co. KY. Doctor Franklin BRADLEY was the father of George Franklin BRADLEY b. 25 Dec 1911. I would like any information on the BRADLEY/SMOTHERMANS E-mail -

DATE: 13 October 1998
NAME: Sharlee Birge-MacNEIL-Winn
Charles Lankford BIRGE married Elizabeth MINKS. They had only one child before they both died around 1871. William Lankford BIRGE b Oct 18 1868 Franklin County MO., was raised by Elizabeth parents. William married Nancy Melviney COOPER August 26 1888 in Shannon County MO. William died January 3 1934 and Summersville MO. They lived in Franklin CO and in Shannon CO. They had 12 children: Charley Lankford BIRGE b June 3 1889 d July 5 1891 in Franklin Co. MO.; Eli James BIRGE b Jan 27 1891 Franklin Co. MO married Feb 2 1914 in Eminence MO., to Ollie Mae COOLEY. Eli died Sept 10 1963 in Colorado. Ida Elizabeth BIRGE b Feb 1 1893 near Spring Bluff MO., married July 1 1917 to Neil T. BRAWLEY in Alley Springs MO. Ida died Nov 3 1975 in Summersville MO. Maude Ellen BIRGE b July 8 1895 Summersville MO married Jan 19 1915 to Rado BOND, Maude died Nov 2 1972 Dayton Washington. William Jessie BIRGE b Jan 23 1897 Shannon Co., d Sept 22 1898 in Shannon Co. General Francis Marion BIRGE b Sept 28 1900 in Stanton MO., married Feb 24 1920 Vada Pauline McALLISTER, General and Pauline a both buried in Pomeroy Washington. Nancy Pearl BIRGE b Aug 24 1902 Shannon Co. MO., married Elmer McALLISTER. Cora Isabell BIRGE b April 1 1904 Shannon Co. MO. d Aug 4 1911 in Birch Tree MO. Thomas Richard BIRGE b June 12 1906 in Bland MO. married Vida HAMBLIN - Thomas died 1978 in Cheyenne Wy. Gladys Melishie BIRGE b July 31 1909. Virgal Ray BIRGE b Aug 3 1910 Shannon Co MO. Married Lucy June Lee BULTER June 19 1935 in Pomeroy Washington. Virgal died May 2 1952 and is buried in Pomeroy Washington. Lloyd Cornelious BIRGE b July 10 1912 Black Pond, Alley MO and is still living. I am trying to locate anyone who might know anything about my family, or could help me find more information. Sharlee Birge-MacNEIL-Winn - 14333 - 37th Ave. N.E. - Seattle, WA 98125 206-364-5358 - E-mail

DATE: 13 October 1998
NAME: Donna L. Brown
I am looking for information on James Milo GOINS married to Edith Rhoda DAVIS. They had a son Ernest Edward GOINS born January 29, 1917 in Summersville, died June 19, 1982 in Searcy, AR.

DATE: 13 October 1998
NAME: Erna Florida
I am looking for information on the HARDCASTLE family. My Greatgrandmother was Nancy HARDCASTLE who married John Henry LAWSON Dec.25,1882 in Reynolds County Mo. I do not know Nancys mother or fathers names or where they were from. I don't know if it will help or not but John Henrys parents were Elisha LAWSON and Mary COUNTS from Tenn. Any information would be extremely appreciated. Thank you. Erna Florida

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