Mississippi Family Group Sheet for the Joseph James PENDARVIS Family

Husband: Joseph James PENDARVIS
AKA: Jimmy, JJ & Joe
Birthdate:: Dec 9, 1866 - Starke, FL
Death date: January 9, 1939
Buried: Robinson Cemetery, Hwy. 63, Church St., Escatawpa, MS
Father: James PENDARVIS, b? SC Death date: abt June 1867
Mother: Nancy WILLIAMS, b abt 1830, FL; d. Sept 1872

Marriage date: January 6,1895, by Rev. G. R. ELLIS, Escatawpa, MS, at the home of Brides parents
Marriage place: Escatawpa, Jackson County, MS

Wife: Mary Elizabeth JONES
AKA: "Molly / Mollie"
Birthdate: Oct. 23, 1868 - Jackson Co., MS
Death date: March 6, 1951 - Jackson Co., MS;
Buried: Robinson Cemetery, Hwy. 63, Church St., Escatawpa, MS
Father: John W. JONES b. Jul. 22, 1845 MS, d. Sep. 22, 1907
Mother: Ann Elizabeth KENNEDY b. Apr. 29, 1842, d. Jun. 10, 1906


Child No. 1: Ann PENDARVIS (AKA Annie)
Birthdate:: Mar 31,1896 Escatawpa, MS
Spouse: Staff Sergeant Ernest HELM
Marriage date: 1920 MS, moving to Hammond, LA
Death date: May 4, 1978 LA, age 82

Child No. 2: John William PENDARVIS
Birthdate:: April 4, 1897 Escatawpa, MS
Spouse: Leona JACOBS, MS
Marriage date: 1918 Escatawpa, MS
Death date: April 10, 1963, Granite City, IL

Child No. 3: Constance Alida "Connie" PENDARVIS
Birthdate:: April 28, 1899 Escatawpa, MS
Spouse: [1] H. N. HARVEY, Escatawpa, MS
Other marriages: [2] Neil D. SHAFER, d April 1966
Marriage date: Feb 7, 1922 or 1924 Pascagoula, MS (Shafer)
Death date: Aug 6, 1968 Conn.

Child No. 4: Gladys Mae PENDARVIS
Birthdate:: Sept 6,1901, Escatawpa, MS
Spouse: Willis Daniel "Red" BROADUS, d Apr 23, 1970
Marriage date: Aug 7, 1922 Gretna, LA
Death date: Nov 2, 1968 Vancleve, Jackson County, MS

Child No. 5: Clarice PENDARVIS (twin)
Birthdate:: Sept 6,1901, Escatawpa, MS
Spouse: Loma THIGPEN
Marriage date:
Death date: 1938, Robinson Cemetery, Hwy. 63, Church St., Escatawpa, MS

Child No. 6: Joseph Allen PENDARVIS
Birthdate:: Dec 5, 1903 Escatawpa, MS
Spouse: unknown
Marriage date:
Death date: April 12, 1956, Hwy. 63, Robinson Cemetery, Church St., Escatawpa, MS

Child No. 7: Guy George PENDARVIS
Birthdate:: Sept 25, 1905 Escatawpa, MS
Spouse: Anna Mae SCHULTZ
Marriage date:
Other marriages: Helen PARKS, CA, 1953
Military service: U.S. Coast Guard (26 years)
Death date: August 26, 1978 Portland, OR, Williamette National Cemetery, Portland, OR.

Child No. 8: Millie Lee PENDARVIS
Birthdate:: Jan 3,1908, Pascaoula, MS
Spouse: William Richard CLAYTON
Marriage date: Oct1,1930, Pascagoula, MS
Other marriages: [2] Henry [3] Jim FITZPATRICK
Death date: March 19 1983, Connecticut, Center Cemetery, Simsbury, Conn., 75 years old

Child No. 9: Pellie PENDARVIS
Birthdate:: July 26, 1910, Escatawpa, MS
Spouse: Roy Francis SHAFER
Marriage date: Feb. 13, 1943, MS
Death date: July 31, 1990, Simsbury, CT, Center Cemetery
* No info on parents of James PENDARVIS, SC>GA>FL.
* Info on Ann Kennedy from Bible Records.
(1) Parents of Nancy WILLIAMS PENDARVIS: Lewellan WILLIAMS b? VA d. August 8,1836; Mother:? b SC.
(2) 1860 Census Newnansville, Alachua County, FL; 3 698 717 Alachua County FL: PENDARVIS, James W PENDARVIS, Nancy, PENDARVIS, Pallatiah 6 Fla; WILLIAMS Lewallen
[3] 1870 Census Alachua Co., FL, Gainesville P.O. Page 413 3707/3707 PENDARVIS, Nancy FL; Pellie; William; George; Joseph
[4] Natural "minor" children of Nancy PENDARVIS are listed in Alachua County Deed Book H, pg 876, William Allen, George L. & Joseph James. Pellie PENDARVIS-BUTTON was not a minor at that time, but was their proven sister. Other brother and sisters as written in Alachua County FL Court Records for James W. EXLEY: Pellie PENDARVIS- BUTTON, Richard PENDARVIS, Susan C. PENDARVIS- STROBLE, Lizzie PENDARVIS BROWNLOW, and Erastus L. PENDARVIS are also listed here as children of James PENDARVIS also.

[1] Joseph James PENDARVIS worked for two saw mills- Dantzier Lumber Company & Rogers Sawmill, both of Jackson Co.,MS. He also had a farm and sold pecans to Sears, Chicago, IL.
[OBIT] Joseph James PENDARVIS: age 72 years, died at his home in Escatawpa, MS on Tuesday afternoon, January 9, 1939 after an illness of some months. Deceased had been in the employ of Dantzier Lumber Company for a number of years, until the past two or three years, since which time he has been practically an invalid. He was a member of the Baptist church. He is survived by his widow: Molly JONES PENDARVIS. Married in 1895 in Escatawpa, MS. Funeral will be held at 2:00 o'clock Friday afternoon, from the late home of deceased.
[2] Ann/Annie Pendarvis on Escatawpa, MS- Jackson Co., MS Census,1908,1910,1916 Ward 1 school; & 1930 Jackson County MS Census. Ann Pendarvis & Ernest Helm had 3 children June, Joyce & Ernest Eugene born in LA.
[3] John Williams Pendarvis had no children of his own, wife Leona Jacobs had a daughter, Mabel Porter. Residing in Granite City, IL till his death in 1963, at the age of 66 years.
(5) Pellie PENDARVIS was named after her Aunt Pellie PENDARVIS- (W.W.) BUTTON of Alachua County, FL
[1900] US census 1900, Jackson Cty, MS; Beat 3, Series T623 Microfilm 812; Book 1 Page 69; Joe J. Pendarvis FL SC FL Mollie MS, Fa MS Mo MS; Ann; John; Constance.
[1908] Escatawpa, Jackson Co., MS 1908 Ward 1 school census: J. J. & Molly Pendarvis, Annie, John, Constance, Gladys, Clarice
[1910] Escatawpa School Dis: J.J. & Molly Pendarvis, Annie, John, Connie, Gladys, Clarice
[1916] School Census: Pendarvis, J. J.; Anne 19, John 18, Contance 17, Gladys 14, Clarice 14, Allen 12, Guy 10, Minnie 8, Pallie 6
[1920] United States Federal Census; Escawpha, MS Beat 2, dated Jan 27, 1920, Sup.Distrist 6 E. Dis 59 Sheet 18A; Pendarvis, J J Age: 52 Year: 1920 Birthplace: FL, Roll: T625_879 Race: White Page: 18A State: MS, ED: 59 County: Jackson, Township: Beat 2 occ: sawmill worker, wife Molly, Annie 23 occ; waitress [There is a cross-reference code (#954) by Annie's name, and it is in the same census page of her fathers also; I assume to show she was counted twice] John, Connie 21, Clarce 18, Minnie 19, Pellie 18, Allen 16, Guy 14
[1920] Pascagoula,MS Dis 6 township 6; Internat Shipyard Dated: Jan 9,1920 [again there is a cross reference code (#962) by Annie's name; Pendarvis, Annie Age: 23 Roll:T625_879 Page: 12A ED:65, County: Jackson Township: Pascagoula occ: waitress at Prokrieta Hotel & Rest (near) Inter??? Shipyard, Pascagoula, MS
[1930] US CENSUS Jackson County, MS: Pendarvis, James J 63 w M FL FL FL Occ: saw mill worker, Molly 61 MS, Allen 26 MS, Pellie 19 MS
My thanks to the "Jackson County Archives Dept"., Pascagoula, MS and "Alachua County Florida Records Court Clerk Site"; Gloria Elizabeth PENDARVIS-CREEL, Molly CLAYTON REVELLE (both granddaughters of Joseph James PENDARVIS), Rudy THIGPEN (grandson of Joseph James) and the other PENDARVIS researchers.

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