Missouri Family Group Sheet for the William Marion CARR Family #2
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Submitted by: Lola L. Allen
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Husband: William Marion CARR
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
Death date: unknown
Place of death: unknown
Child No. 1: Grover Cleveland "Cleve" CARR
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
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
 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.
 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.
 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
 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.
 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.
 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.
 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.
 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
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.]
 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) BUTTS.
(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
 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).
 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.
 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).
 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
[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.
(1) Tuckerman Record (Tuckerman, Jackson County, Arkansas: Friday,
19 Apr 1929), p. 01 and 04;
Posted by Mark WILLIAMSON, 21 January 2002.
 Cleve CARR buried in Cheshier Cemetery near Elgin, Jackson County,
 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.
 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."
 Death Certificate of Nora Ellen (CARR) HOLMES, Mendocino County Recorder,
Ukiah, CA 95482. NOTE: Parents names are not recorded on this document.
 Nora Ellen (CARR) HOLMES buried Willits Cemetery, Willits, Mendocino