Missouri Family Group Sheet for William Marion CARR Family #2

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Submitted by: Lola L. Allen
Email address: <llallen@onramp113.org>
Husband: William Marion CARR (#2)
Birthdate: 26 December 1860
Birthplace: Hamilton County, Tennessee
Death date: Before 1910
Place of death: Arkansas
Father: John W. CARR
Mother: Nancy Jane EMERY
Marriage date: 27 November 1887
Marriage place: Fulton County, Arkansas
Wife: Jane BASS
Birthdate: About 1860
Birthplace: Tennessee
Death date: Unknown
Place of death: Unknown
Father: Unknown
Mother: Unknown
Child No. 1: Grover Cleveland "Cleve" CARR
Sex: M
Birthdate: 22 August 1888
Birthplace: Fulton County, Arkansas
Death date: 10 April 1929
Place of death: near Tuckerman, Jackson County, Arkansas
Marriage date: 06 January 1908
Marriage place: Independence County, Arkansas
Spouse's name: Mrs. Martha (Nee?) BERRY
Child No. 2: Nora Ellen CARR
Sex: F
Birthdate: 09 August 1890
Birthplace: Salem, Fulton County, Arkansas
Death date: 17 April 1980
Place of death: Willits, Mendocino County, California
Marriage date: (1) 24 October 1909; (2) Before 10 August 1965; (3) Unknown
Marriage place: (1) Independence County, Arkansas; (2) Unknown; (3) Unknown
Spouse's name: (1) Claude O. BAKER; (2) Henry LINSON; (3) Mr. HOLMES
[1] Date & place of birth for William Marion CARR obtained
from Widow's Claim for Pension of Nancy Jane (EMERY) CARR. Document
executed: 10 Aug 1865 at 12th Civil District (Chattanooga Post Office),
Hamilton County, Tennessee (Civil War Widow's Pension File Number
76,927). Based on service of John W. CARR, Private, Company A and Company
B, 87th Regiment of Illinois Volunteer Infantry.

[2] 1870 U.S. Census, Dent County, Missouri (Texas Township - Salem Post
Office), Volume 08, p. 01 & 02, Line 38 & 01. Date: 07 Jul 1870.
07/07 PENDERGRASS, John, 32, mw, farmer, TN; PENDERGRASS, S.A., 29,
fw, keeping house, TN; PENDERGRASS, Margaret, 09, fw, at home, TN;
PENDERGRASS, William, 05, mw, at home, TN; PENDERGRASS, Emily, 03, fw,
at home, TN; PENDERGRASS, John, 01, mw, at home, TN; CARR, Nancy J., 33,
fw, keeping house, TN; CARR, S.A., 14, fw, at home, TN; CARR, N.J., 13, fw,
at home, TN; CARR, Tabitha, 11, fw, at home, TN; CARR, W.M., 09, mw, at
home, TN; CARR, Margaret, 06, fw, at home, IL.

[3] 1880 U.S. Census, Fulton County, Arkansas (South Fork Township),
Volume 05, Supervisor's District 02, Enumeration District 67, p. 08 (14),
Line 01. Date: 08 Jun 1880 (CARR, Nancy).

[4] MARRIAGE: William Marion CARR & Jane BASS, 27 November 1887, Fulton
County, Arkansas. Record photocopied from Fulton County Arkansas
Marriages 1887-1895, microfilm 1290015, Item I, p. 34. Family History
Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.

[5] MARRIAGE: William Marion CARR & Mrs. Eliza BUTTS, 23 September 1894.
Record photocopied from Fulton County, Arkansas Marriages 1887-1895,
microfilm 1290015, Item I, p. 445. Family History Library, Salt Lake
City, Utah.

[6] Voter's Record Book 01, County and Circuit Clerk of Fulton County,
Salem, Arkansas 72576: CARR, William, 1893 Record of Voters, Pleasant
Ridge Township. Source: Fulton County Arkansas Folks, 1890-1893 by
Desmond Walls ALLEN & Henryetta Walls VANAMAN (Conway, Arkansas: 1987),
p. 28.

[7] State Land Office Tract Books for Fulton County, Arkansas: William
CARR, Homestead Application No. 23147, 17 January 1899, Sections 29,
Range 06W, Township 20N, Book 50, p. 51. Arkansas History Commission, One
Capitol Mall, Little Rock, AR 72201.

[7a] Canceled Homestead Entry File 23147 of William CARR. Relinquished 09
October 1899 at Fulton County, Arkansas. National Archives Record Group
49, National Archives, Washington, DC 20409.

[8] 1900 U.S. Census, Fulton County, Arkansas (South Fork Township),
Volume 13, Supervisor's District 02, Enumeration District 29, Sheet 01A,
p. 322, Line 23. Date: 01 Jun 1900.
04/04 CARR, William M., head, wm, Dec 1860, 39, married-05yrs, TN TN TN,
farmer, rent, farm, Farm Schedule 03; CARR, Elizabeth, wife, wf, Oct
1871, 28, married-05 yrs (mother of 03 children-03 living), MO AL AL;
CARR, James A., son, wm, Feb 1883, 17, single, AR TN AR, farm laborer;
CARR, John W., son, wm, Sep 1884, 15, single, AR TN AR, farm laborer;
CARR, Grover C., son, wm, Sep 1888, 11, single, AR TN TN; CARR, Nora E.,
dau, wf, Aug 1891, 08, single, AR TN TN; CARR, Cora H., dau, wf, Nov
1895, 04, single, AR TN MO; HACKWORTH, Lona M., dau, wf, May 1892, 08,
single, AR AR MO; HACKWORTH, Iona J., dau, wf, Jun 1893, 06, single, AR
AR MO. [Note: Iona J. HACKWORTH's correct name is Ona Jane BUTTS.]

[9] Information about William M. CARR's place of death & burial obtained
from the following sources:
(1) Letter from Judy ALEXANDER to Lola L. ALLEN Date: December 1981:
"Aunt Ona Jane said Will CARR died in the bottom lands where he was
picking cotton. He came down with a chill and died suddenly--buried there
too." NOTE: Ona Jane (BUTTS) BENTON, daughter of Gilbert & Eliza (REED)
(2) Letter from Judy ALEXANDER to Lola L. ALLEN. Date: 11 February 1982:
". . . When our family went to the bottom lands it was around Newport-
Blytheville area. All down in the flat land--Caraway, Black Oak etc., is
flat land & is called the bottom land where people went to pick cotton.
That's what Will CARR was doing in the bottom lands when he died."
(3) According to grandson, Cleveland Woodrow Wilson CARR, William Marion
CARR died in Hoxie-Diaz, Arkansas when John Wallace CARR was 16 years old
[circa 1900]. NOTE: Hoxie, Arkansas is in Lawrence County, and Diaz,
Arkansas is in Jackson County.

[10] 1910 U.S. Census, Jackson County, Arkansas (Bird Township), Volume
30, Enumeration District 62, Sheet 20B, p. 70. Date: 05 May 1910 (360/360
CARR, Cleve).

[11] World War I Selective Service System draft registration cards, 1917-
1918, Jackson County, Arkansas [FHL US/Can Film 1530398]. Family History
Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Transcribed and contributed by Mark
WILLIAMSON, ARJACKSO Listkeeper, 19 February 2002.
Last Name: CARR; Given Names: Grover Cleveland; Residence: Tuckerman;
Age: 29; Date of Birth: 22 Aug 1888; Birthplace: Fulton Co., AR; Race:
Caucasian; Occupation: farmer; Place of Occupation: (blank); Relative:
wife & children; Residence of Relative: (blank); Height: medium; Build:
medium; Eyes: brown; Hair: black; Exemption Reason: (blank); Date of
Registration: 05 June 1917.

[12] 1920 U.S. Census, Jackson County, Arkansas (Byrd Township - Western
Division), Volume 28, Supervisor's District 02, Enumeration District 60,
Sheet 07, Line 59, p. 52B. Date: 20 Jan 1920 (119/120 CARR, Cleve).

[13] Death certificate of Cleve CARR, Arkansas Department of Health,
Division of Vital Records, Slot 44, 4815 W. Markham Street, Little Rock,
AR 72205-3867, records his mother's name as Mary IRBY. NOTE: Cleve CARR
was born after William Marion CARR married Jane BASS.

[13a] There is no cause of death listed on Cleve CARR's death
certificate. He died the same day a tornado struck near Swifton causing
many deaths and much damage. Article published (1) Tuckerman Record
(Tuckerman, Jackson County, Arkansas: Friday, 19 Apr 1929), p. 01 and 04;
(2) <http//boards.ancestry.com/mbexec/msg/an/RV.2ADI/268>. Posted by
Mark WILLIAMSON, 21 January 2002.

[14] Cleve CARR buried in Cheshier Cemetery near Elgin, Jackson County,

[15] 1910 U.S. Census - Miracode, Jackson County, Arkansas (Tupelo),
Volume 30, Enumeration District 63, Family Number 29:
BAKER, Florence D., head, wf, 49, AR; BAKER, Claud O., son, 18, AR;
BAKER, Nora E., dau-in-law, 19, AR; BAKER, Lottie L., dau, 16, AR; BAKER,
William C., 13, AR.

[16] Birth date and birth place obtained from Application for Social
Security Account Number, Form SS-5 of Nora Ellen (CARR) LINSON (10 Aug
1965: SSN 553-78-8129). NOTE: Nora CARR records  her father's name as
"Willim Merin CARR." Her mother's name is recorded as "Jannie [Yannie?],
don't know the rest."

[17] Death Certificate of Nora Ellen (CARR) HOLMES, Mendocino County
Recorder, Ukiah, CA 95482. NOTE: Parents names are not recorded on this

[18] Nora Ellen (CARR) HOLMES buried Willits Cemetery, Willits, Mendocino
County, California.