Friday, April 23, 2010

Meet the family for April 23rd


Diane Carol Mousseau
died 6 years ago today in 2004 at the age of 61 in Pahrump Nevada.  Diane is the wife of the boys' 4th cousin 3 times removed, Smith (sorry he is living and I don't have his first name yet.)  I do know that they have 4 children, 3 living and one, David Leland Smith, the boys 5th cousin twice removed, who was born in 1962 and died in 1982 in Germany. Davids father's father is Arnot Mathew Smith, born and died in New York and is the boys' 3rd cousin 4 times removed.  Arnot's mother Waite L. Cleveland is the boys' 2nd cousin 5 times removed also from New York.  Wait's father, Morgan R. Cleveland the boys' 1st cousin 6 times removed, mother is Nancy Ann Cotton, the boys' 5th great-grandaunt and the sister of Ira Cotton who married Sally Gold in 1811 and begot the boys 4th great-grandfather, Samuel Cheney Cotton.

James McMurry
died 151 years ago today in 1859 at age 61 in Ione California. James is the husband of the boys' 4th great-grandaunt, Levinia Jane Earnest, the sister of Rachel Earnest, the boys' 4th great-grandmother who married Resin D. Brown and begot Charlotte Brown who married Thomas B. Ray, who begot Lotti B. Ray, who married Samuel Hazelitt Cotton and begot Marie Antoinette Cotton the wife of Walter William Wooden, Sr.


Mary Adah Stanford
is 170 years old today, born in 1840.  Mary is the boys' 3rd great-grandaunt the sister of David Stanford who married Nancy Ann Kenley and begot Margaret Jennie Stanford who married Joseph R. Wooden and begot Walter William Wooden, Sr. and Leroy Oliver Wooden.


Riley Charles Lockerby
is 5 years old today.  Riley is one of our Wooden Cousins from Missouri.  He is our boys' 3rd cousin once removed.  His father is David Joseph Lockerby, the boys' 3rd cousin born in 1976 in Kansas City, KS to Jim Lockerby and Kay Marlene Ferguson (Wooden).  Kay was adopted by her step father Carl Ferguson when her biological father Kenneth Wendell Wooden and her mother, Lillis Biles divorced.  Kenneth Wooden is the boys' 1st cousin twice removed who's father is Leroy Oliver Wooden the brother of Walter William Wooden, Sr. our boys' 2nd great-grandfather.


Harriet Rebecca Stewart
died 109 years ago today in 1901 at age 75 in Bastrop Texas. Harriet is Tara's 4th great-grandaunt the sister of Tara's 4th great-grandfather, John Thomas Stewart.  The one who was killed in the War of Northern Aggression.

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