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Descendants of William SMALLWOOD

Seventh Generation

(Continued)

CAUTION:  Some of the information in this GEDCOM file was obtained from census records and has not been verified.  Please verify it before re-publishing or include a caution message with the published material.  If a question mark (?) is shown next to a first name, this means the individual's parentage is questionable.  Thank you.  Disclaimer

1091. Ernest Elta "Eldie" COOK (Mary Marinda SMALLWOOD , Elisha , Hezekiah ? , Elijah , Elijah , William ) was born on 2 Oct 1893 in Coffeyville, Kansas. He died on 28 Oct 1955 in Prairie City, Oregon.

OREGON DEATH INDEX:
Name: Cook, Ernest E
County: Grant
Death Date: 28 0 1955
Certificate: 11583
Spouse: Elta

1920 Census - Union, Grant, Oregon, page 6A, Image 11
Ernest E. Cook, age 26, KS KY
Elta, wife, age 27, OR
Ernestine, dau, age 5, OR
Evelyn M, dau, age 4, OR
Carol M, dau, age 2, OR

1930 Federal Census, Austin, Grant Co., Oregon
Ernest E., age 36, age at marriage 20, KS KY IA (KY?)
Elta W., age 38, age at marriage 21, OR IL OR
Ernestine, dau, age 15, OR KS OR
Evelyn M, dau, age 14, OR KS OR
Carol M, dau, age 12, OR KS OR

Ernest married Elta C. CHAMBERS on 5 Dec 1912 in Baker Co, Oregon. Elta was born in 1892 in Oregon. She died on 4 Aug 1961 in Grant Co., Oregon.

Source: 1920 census, Grant County, Oregon
Death source: Oregon Death Index

Ernest and Elta had the following children:

+ 1300 F i Living
  1301 F ii Living
  1302 F iii Living
        Living married Living.

1092. Evelyn COOK (Mary Marinda SMALLWOOD , Elisha , Hezekiah ? , Elijah , Elijah , William ) was born on 23 Dec 1895 in Kansas. She died on 19 May 1976 in Los Angeles, Ca.

Source for marriage: Oregon Marriage Index

SSDI:
Name Birth Death Last Residence Last Benefit SSN Issued Tools
EVELYN GUNN 23 Dec 1895 May 1976 91780 (Temple City, Los Angeles, CA) (none specified) 554-21-5971 California

Evelyn married (1) Frank W. GUNN. Frank was born on 24 Dec 1887 in Oregon. He died in Dec 1966 in Temple City, Los Angeles, Calif.

SOCIAL SECURITY DEATH INDEX:
FRANK GUNN 24 Dec 1887 Dec 1966 91780 (Temple City, Los Angeles, CA) (none specified) 545-46-8299 California

Gunn, Frank W
Age: 41
Year:1930
Birthplace: Oregon
Roll:T626_138
Race: White
Page:15B
State: California
ED:132
County: Los Angeles
Image:0031
Township: Los Angeles
Relationship: Head
Gunn, Frank W, age 41, OR ENGLAND UT
Ida M, wife, age 36, OR KS WY, age at marr 17
Elinore C, dau, age 13, OR

Evelyn married (2) Everett J. JENNINGS on 4 Nov 1912 in Baker, Oregon. Everett was born in 1889.

Source: 1930 Census - LaGrande, Union Co., Oregon, email from Debby Elmer 1/31/2003

Everett and Evelyn had the following children:

  1303 i child EVERETT died in died in infancy.

1093. Mary Iva Lena COOK (Mary Marinda SMALLWOOD , Elisha , Hezekiah ? , Elijah , Elijah , William ) was born on 6 Mar 1900 in Nevada, Vernon County, Missouri. She died in Aug 1984 in Martinez, Contra Costa, Ca.

SSDI: IVA COOK 06 Mar 1900 Aug 1984 94565 (Pittsburg, Contra Costa, CA) (none specified) 544-12-9857 Oregon

Mary married Gus Oren COOK son of Thomas Jefferson COOK and Mary Ellen TILLERY on 12 Nov 1921 in Baker, Or. Gus was born on 28 Feb 1896 in Missouri. He died on 30 Jan 1981 in Newport, Lincoln, Or.

SSDI: GUS COOK 28 Feb 1896 Jan 1981 97365 (Newport, Lincoln, OR) (none specified) 542-03-0855 Oregon

Oregon Marriages
Gastar Oren Cook Washington 08 Apr 1917
Helene Kochler Washington 08 Apr 1917

1910 Census - Baker County, Haines Township

1920 Census - Portland, Multnomah, Oregon
Owren Cook, 23, MO MO MO, works in flour mill, lodger

1930 Federal Census, Baker City, Baker Co., Oregon - Depot Precinct
Oren, age 34, MO MO MO
Iva, age 30, MO MO IA
Helen, dau, age 10, OR MO MO
Margaret, dau, age 7, OR MO MO
Betty J., dau, age 4, OR MO MO
Mary M, Mother, age 64, IA KY TN

Gus and Mary had the following children:

+ 1304 F i Living
+ 1305 F ii Margaret May COOK

1094. James Robert COOK Jr. (Mary Marinda SMALLWOOD , Elisha , Hezekiah ? , Elijah , Elijah , William ) was born on 20 Oct 1903 in Boise, Idaho. He died on 12 Aug 1977 in Albany, Linn Co., Or - or Benton Co., OR.

Source: Oregon Death Index:
Name: Cook, James Rob
County: Benton
Death Date: 12 Aug 1977
Certificate: 77-11826
Spouse: Geneva
Birth Date: - Oct 1903

1930 Census, Baker Co., Oregon
James R., age 26, ID MO MO
Geneva, wife, age 23, OR VA TN
Dorothy, dau, age (less than 1 yr) OR ID OR

SSDI:
Name Birth Death Last Residence Last Benefit SSN Issued Tools
JAMES COOK 20 Oct 1903 Aug 1977 97321 (Albany, Linn, OR) (none specified) 542-07-1866 Oregon

James married Geneva Agnes CAMPBELL daughter of Oswald CAMPBELL on 3 May 1926 in Canyon City, Oregon. Geneva was born on 31 Jul 1906 in Oregon. She died on 1 Jul 2004. She was buried in Albany, Oregon.

Email from descendant:
Geneva Agnes, just passed away this summer. Grammie was born July 31, 1906 and died on July 1, 2004 - just 30 days shy of her 98th birthday. She was amazingly healthy and pretty active until just a month before the end. They never lived at the coast - that was another brother and wife. She and Grampie are buried in Albany. They had two daughters - Dorothy - lives in Keizer and married Al Lamer. Daughter #2 is Roberta Gray and lives in Beaverton.

James and Geneva had the following children:

+ 1306 F i Living
+ 1307 F ii Living

1095. John Thomas "Tom" COOK (Mary Marinda SMALLWOOD , Elisha , Hezekiah ? , Elijah , Elijah , William ) was born on 15 Jan 1907 in Oregon. He died on 22 Apr 1991 in Vancouver, Washington.

Source: SSDI and 1920 census, Grant County, Oregon

SSDI:
THOMAS J COOK 15 Jan 1907 22 Apr 1991 (V) 97444 (Gold Beach, Curry, OR) 98661 (Vancouver, Clark, WA) 543-10-5203 Oregon

1930 Federal Census, Rock Creek, Baker Co., Oregon
Thomas J., age 23, age at marriage 19, OR MO MO
Eva J., age 24, age at marriage 20, OR IN OR
Patricia L., dau, age 1, OR OR OR

John married Eva June STURM on 4 Sep 1926 in La Grande, Oregon. Eva was born on 29 Jun 1905 in Baker, Baker Co, Oregon. She died on 25 Apr 1995 in Vancouver, Washington.

SSDI:
EVA COOK 24 Jan 1896 Apr 1972 97444 (Gold Beach, Curry, OR) (none specified) 540-32-2108 Oregon
birthdate conflicts with other data on census - shows she is 1 year older than husband - he was born 1907

John and Eva had the following children:

  1308 M i Thomas John COOK was born on 1 Oct 1927 in Prairie City, Oregon. He died on 27 Oct 1927 in Baker Co, Oregon.
+ 1309 F ii Living
+ 1310 F iii Living

1096. Fannie Geneva SMALLWOOD (James Lewis , Elisha , Hezekiah ? , Elijah , Elijah , William ) was born on 9 Dec 1891 in Nevada, Vernon Co., Missouri. She died on 10 Nov 1985 in Oklahoma.

SSDI:
GENEVA POSEY 09 Dec 1891 Nov 1985 74114 (Tulsa, Tulsa, OK) (none specified) 441-52-9293 Oklahoma

1930 Census - Beggs, Okmulgee, Oklahoma, page 6A, Image 0657
Low D. Posey, age 46, OH OH OH
Geneva F, wife, age 38, MO KY MO, age at marr 23
Martha P, dau, age 13, KS
James, son, age 11, KS
Jeanne, dau, 3-1/2, OK

Fannie married Leonidas Dudley POSEY son of Henry Clay POSEY and Emma Catherine RICHARDSON in 1914. Leonidas was born on 6 Jul 1883 in Marietta, Washington, Ohio. He died on 12 Aug 1960 in Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma. He was buried in Rose Hill Memorial Park, Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Posey, Low D
Age: 46
Year:1930
Birthplace: Ohio
Roll:T626_1921
Race: White
Page:6A
State: Oklahoma
ED:3
County: Okmulgee
Image:0657
Township: Beggs

Leonidas and Fannie had the following children:

  1311 F i Living
  1312 M ii Living
  1313 F iii Living

1099. Pauline Eleanor SMALLWOOD (James Lewis , Elisha , Hezekiah ? , Elijah , Elijah , William ) was born on 14 Sep 1900 in Nevada, Vernon Co., Missouri. She died on 30 Jan 1993 in Sherwood, AR.

Pauline married Charles Haak MOHLER son of Lloyd William MOHLER and Harriett HAAK in 1918. Charles was born on 29 May 1897 in Richland, PA. He died on 2 Feb 1927 in Miranda City, TX.

1920 Federal Census - Coffeyville, Montgomery, Kansas
Charles Mohler, age 22, b. PA
Pauline, age 19, b. KS
Charles Jr, son, age 6 mos, b. KS

William W. Mohler, his wife Lizzie, and grandson Charles Haak Mohler arrived in Coffeyville, Montgomery County, Kansas about 1910. Charles Haak Mohler was the son of deceased parents Lloyd William Mohler and Harriet Haak Mohler. School records, in the possession of Carol Mohler Webb, indicate Charles Haak Mohler attended school in Coffeyville in 1911. Charles H. Mohler graduated from the Coffeyville High School class of nineteen hundred and fourteen. Commencement exercises were Monday evening, June first at eight o’clock in the Jefferson Theatre. Charles Haak Mohler went to work for an oil refining company, first as a laborer, and latter as an office clerk. In September of 1917, Charles enrolled as a freshman at the University of Kansas. Accounts of his enrollment, as well as other letters written while at school, are in the possession of Carol Mohler Webb.

On November 8,1917 an article in the Coffeyville Journal William W. Mohler became ill and was taken to the hospital "in a poor condition, and is very low." On Nov. 9, 1917, William W. Mohler died. The funeral article mentions son Jacob Henry and family of St. Louis Missouri, and Charles H. Mohler. After his grandfathers death Charles Haak returned to Coffeyville, in all probability to care for his grandmother Lizzie.

In 1918 Charles Haak Mohler married Pauline Eleanor Smallwood, daughter of Lena Mrytle and James Smallwood.
http://skyways.lib.ks.us/genweb/montgome/arrivals.html

Charles and Pauline had the following children:

  1314 M i Living

1101. James Eugene SMALLWOOD (James Lewis , Elisha , Hezekiah ? , Elijah , Elijah , William ) was born on 4 Jan 1904 in Coffeyville, Kansas. He died on 18 Sep 1966 in Miami, OK.

1930 Federal Census - Miami, Ottawa, Oklahoma
James E Smallwood, age 26, b. KS
Beulah, age 23,
Jimmie W, son, age 5
Eugene L., son, age 2.5
Maurine J, dau, age 6 MOS

James married Beulah Elizabeth WEAVER. Beulah was born on 13 Dec 1906 in Mountain Grove, MO. She died on 5 Feb 1988 in Miami, OK.

SSDI:
BEULAH E SMALLWOOD 13 Dec 1906 05 Feb 1988 74354 (Miami, Ottawa, OK) (none specified) 448-26-6715 Oklahoma

James and Beulah had the following children:

+ 1315 M i James William SMALLWOOD
  1316 M ii Living
  1317 F iii Living

1104. Ethel Avis Hulda GRIFFITH (Emma Elmira SMALLWOOD , Elisha , Hezekiah ? , Elijah , Elijah , William ) was born on 1 Oct 1892 in Kansas. She died on 21 Apr 1928 in Died of TB. She was buried in Newton Cemetery, Nevada, Vernon, MO.

Ethel married Luther W. DEVORE son of Moses DEVORE and Fannie RAISOR on 1 Jan 1911. Luther was born in Mar 1879 in Kentucky. He died on 15 Oct 1968 in Missouri.

SSDI:
Name: LUTHER W DEVORE
SSN: 491-12-3440
Last Residence: 64772 Nevada, Vernon, MO
Born: 15 Mar 1879
Last Benefit:
Died: 15 Oct 1968
State (Year) SSN issued: MO (Before 1951 )

1920 Federal Census - Center, Vernon, Missouri
Luther Devore, age 40, KY
Ethel, age 27,, KS
Willis, age 6, MO
Evert, age 5, MO

Luther and Ethel had the following children:

  1318 M i Living
  1319 M ii Living
  1320 M iii Living

1105. Zona Bell GRIFFITH (Emma Elmira SMALLWOOD , Elisha , Hezekiah ? , Elijah , Elijah , William ) was born on 15 Feb 1898 in Missouri. She died in Nevada, Vernon, Missouri. She was buried in Newton Cemetery, Nevada, Vernon, MO.

Zona married Jess Franklin EMBREY son of William H. ? EMBREY. Jess was born on 8 Jul 1885 in Missouri. He died in Oct 1978 in Kansas.

SSDI:
Name: JESS EMBREY
SSN: 491-07-7904
Last Residence: 67213 Wichita, Sedgwick, KS
Born: 8 Jul 1885
Last Benefit: 64772 Nevada, Vernon, MO
Died: Oct 1978
State (Year) SSN issued: MO (Before 1951 )

1920 Census - Virgil, Vernon, Missouri
Jess Embrey 35
Zona wife 30
Glen son 12
Lucy dau 10
Willie Lee son 2
All born MO
FOUR DOORS AWAY:
Minerva Devore 61 widow MO OH KY - living alone

1930 Federal Census - Virgil, Vernon, Missouri
Jess F. Embrey, age 44
Zona B, wife, age 30
Willie L., son, age 12
Eula M, dau, age 10
George F, son, age 8
Walter Griffith Sr, father-in-law, age 60
All born in Missouri

Jess and Zona had the following children:

  1321 M i William L. EMBREY was born on 12 Dec 1917 in Missouri. He died in Nov 1968 in Kansas.

SSDI
WILLIAM EMBREY 12 Dec 1917 Nov 1968 67213 (Wichita, Sedgwick, KS) (none specified) 491-05-9427 Missouri
  1322 F ii Living
  1323 M iii George F. EMBREY was born on 22 Mar 1922 in Missouri. He died on 13 Feb 1999 in Kansas.

SSDI:
Name: GEORGE F EMBREY
SSN: 488-16-2196
Last Residence: 67217 Wichita, Sedgwick, KS
Born: 29 Mar 1922
Last Benefit:
Died: 13 Feb 1999
State (Year) SSN issued: MO (Before 1951 )

1106. George Alvin GRIFFITH (Emma Elmira SMALLWOOD , Elisha , Hezekiah ? , Elijah , Elijah , William ) was born on 3 Jan 1903. He died in Jun 1969 in Indiana. He was buried in Newton Cemetery, Nevada, Vernon, MO.

SSDI:
ALVIN GRIFFITH 03 Jan 1903 Jun 1969 46526 (Goshen, Elkhart, IN) (none specified) 480-03-7259 Iowa

E-mail from Martha Hansen:
Picture of Emma, her son Alvin Griffith and his son Jr. taken in Cedar Rapids, IA. I think it was taken some time in the late 1930's Alvin and his wife and son lived in Cedar Rapids at the time, I think. I was right - the bottom picture that I'm sending has written on the back. The tall building in the back is the "Jail" "Cedar Rapids, IA 1937." The other picture is Emma, Alvin, Marge "Mason" Griffith and Jr. Marge was Alvin's wife. They lived in GA. when she died in late 1950's. Alvin died in June or July 1968.

George married Marjorie MASON on 2 Nov 1924 in Nevada, Vernon, Missouri. Marjorie died in Sep 1950 in Georgia.

They had the following children:

  1324 M i Living

1107. Hazel Linna GRIFFITH (Emma Elmira SMALLWOOD , Elisha , Hezekiah ? , Elijah , Elijah , William ) was born on 28 Jul 1906 in Vernon County, Missouri. She died in 1982 in Atlantic, Iowa. She was buried in Nevada, Vernon, Missouri.

SSDI:
HAZEL ROGERS 28 Jul 1906 Oct 1982 50022 (Atlantic, Cass, IA) (none specified) 483-52-0062 Iowa

Hazel married Willis Lloyd ROGERS son of William ROGERS and Mary J. in Aug 1923 in Nevada, Vernon, Missouri. Willis was born on 21 Feb 1906 in Missouri. He died in May 1969 in Iowa.

SSDI:
WILLIS ROGERS 21 Feb 1906 May 1969 50022 (Atlantic, Cass, IA) (none specified) 491-05-8675 Missouri

1930 Federal Census - Nevada, Vernon, Missouri
Willis Rogers, age 24, MO
Hazel, age 23, MO
Lloyd A, age 5, MO
Helen M, age 3-1/2, MO

Next door (probably Willis' parents):
William Rogers, age 65, MO
Mary J, age 63, IL

Willis and Hazel had the following children:

  1325 M i Lloyd Alvin ROGERS was born on 18 Dec 1924 in Missouri. He died on 17 Feb 1998 in Iowa.

SSDI:
LLOYD A ROGERS 18 Dec 1924 17 Feb 1998 (V) 50022 (Atlantic, Cass, IA) (none specified) 486-24-5128 Missouri
  1326 F ii Living
  1327 M iii Living
  1328 M iv Living
  1329 F v Living
        Living married Living.

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