Goodson, Lockhart and Allied Families

Notes


Ira Tillman DOWDY

[Holcombe.FTW]:

HEART&BLOOD PROBLEMS
Occupation: APPLIANCE REPAIR/ HARDWARE SALES
Event: Personality/Intrst HOBBY WAS PLAYING DOMINOES
Residence: CORDELL, OK
Event: Ethnicity/Relig. BAPTIST

Note:
IRA TILLMAN DOWDY WAS BORN AND RAISED NEAR NASHVILLE, ARKANSAS, THE OLDEST OF FOUR SONS BORN TO ALLEN AND ESSIE (AYERS) DOWDY.HE MARRIED AMY ALBERTA HOLCOMBE DECEMBER 21, 1924 IN ROCHELLE,TEXAS WHERE HE FARMED A SHORT WHILE BEFORE MOVING BACK TO ARKANSAS.

ON MARCH 17, 1928 A DAUGHTER, IRA DEAN, WAS BORN. IN 1929 THEY MOVED TO CORDELL, WASHITA COUNTY, OKLAHOMA. ON OCTOBER 3, 1934 A SON, HARMON GORDON, WAS BORN.

IRA WAS EMPLOYED BY THE CORDELL MILLING COMPANY FOR 12 YEARS. HE WORKED FOR J.C.PENNY AND THE DIXIE STORE FOR A PERIOD OF TIME BEFORE BEING EMPLOYED BY THE J. E. BENNETT MUSIC AND APPLIANCE CO. WHERE HE SOLD AND SERVICED SERVEL GAS REFRIGERATORS.

IN THE EARLY 1950'S HE WAS EMPLOYED BY McDONALD HARDWARE WHERE HE REMAINED UNTIL HIS RETIREMENT IN THE EARLY 1970'S. HIS HOBBY WAS PLAYING DOMINOES, WHICH HE DID ALMOST EVERY DAY AFTER HE RETIRED.


Father: Allen DOWDY b: 19 SEP 1876 in Tennessee
Mother: Essie Adeline AYERS b: 18 JUL 1875 in Georgia

Marriage 1 Amy Alberta HOLCOMBE b: 19 AUG 1901 in Nashville, Howard County, Arkansas
Married: 21 DEC 1924 in ROCHELLE, TEX.
Children
Ira Dean DOWDY
Harmon Gordon DOWDY


Thomas BANDY

also married Nancy Burns 12 Oct 1777 Bedforsd Co., TN


Thomas BANDY

also married Nancy Burns 12 Oct 1777 Bedforsd Co., TN


John Franklin GOODSON

John inherited property from his Uncle, John F. Goodson's estate:

"...I will and bequeath to my nephew, J.F. Goodson, my brother Mathew's son, Seven Hundred Dollars ($700) in money or solvent notes...."

Entire will can be read under John Frank Goodson's (b. abt. 1824) notes.


John M. KEENER

First wife: Barbara Ingle, m. 11/20/1827, Lincoln Co., NC

after Civil War, went to TN


Jesse Mefur PAYNE

Children
Beulah PAYNE
Lou PAYNE
Ellen PAYNE
Tom PAYNE
Dora PAYNE
Cora PAYNE
Mae PAYNE
Daisy PAYNE
Roy PAYNE


Rose BOWERS

Relation to James Bowers?


James Alfred ABERNATHY

Marr: 1875 - Janie Weatherspoon

minister

Children
Henry Claudius ABERNATHY b: 31 MAY 1876 in Hughes Springs, Cass Co, TX
James Dolphus ABERNATHY b: 24 FEB 1878
George Edgar ABERNATHY b: 5 MAR 1882
Jerry Logan ABERNATHY b: 15 JAN 1884


Janie WEATHERSPOON

Children
Henry Claudius ABERNATHY b: 31 MAY 1876 in Hughes Springs, Cass Co, TX
James Dolphus ABERNATHY b: 24 FEB 1878
George Edgar ABERNATHY b: 5 MAR 1882
Jerry Logan ABERNATHY b: 15 JAN 1884


Sarah Ann ABERNATHY

m. John Berry Smith