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Jefferson Edwards

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Generation No. 1

JEFFERSON EDWARDS (UNKNOWN) was born 1850 in Kentucky. He married JANE DANIELS. She was born December 25, 1849 in Virginia, and died February 11, 1921 in Logan County, Oklahoma.

Notes for JEFFERSON EDWARDS:
1880 Navarro Co., Tex. Census

NameRaceSexAgeRelationshipOcc. Born Father
Born
Mother
Born
Edwards, Jefferson BL M 30 Head Farmer KY KY KY
      "       JaneBLF32WifeVA VAVA
      "        LeannaMul F15StepDtrTXGA VA
      "        MarriahMul F15StepDtrTXGA VA
      "        John BL M 12 StepSon TX AL AL
      "        Wesley Mul M 9/12 StepSon TX TX TX
child
      "        Eliza Mul F 7/12 StepDtr TX TX TX
child

Notes for JANE DANIELS:
   According to family lore, Jane was Choctaw Indian. More About JANE DANIELS:
Burial:
   Mt. Pilgrim Cemetery, Logan County, Oklahoma Children of JEFFERSON EDWARDS and JANE DANIELS are:   i.  MARIA EDWARDS, b. 1865, Texas.   ii.  LEANNA EDWARDS, b. 1865, Texas   iii.  JOHN EDWARDS, b. 1868

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Generation No. 2

2. MARIA EDWARDS (JEFFERSON 2, UNKNOWN 1) was born 1865 in Texas. She married MARK WILLIAM HOUSE December 1881 in Navarro Co. Tx., son of UNKNOWN HOUSE. He was born in Of Trinidad, Henderson Co. Tx.

Notes for MARIA EDWARDS:
According to family lore, Maria was taken from her mother by a slave master whose last name was Turner.
Looking at dates, I am wondering if it was Jane who was taken from her mother at birth.

Marie was also known as Mariah.

1880 Navarro Co. Tex. Census shows Marriah to be step daughter of Jefferson, and Eliza to be step daughter's child.  Also that Mariah's father was born in Ga. and mother born in Va.

Notes for MARK WILLIAM HOUSE:
Census: 1880, Navarro Co. Tx

Children of MARIA EDWARDS and MARK HOUSE are:


  i.   ELIZA HOUSE, b. October 1879; d. 1920, Logan Co. Ok.
  ii.   LEONARD HOUSE.
  iii.   WILLIAM HOUSE.
  iv.   JOHN HOUSE.
  v.   HENRY HOUSE

3. LEANNA EDWARDS (JEFFERSON, UNKNOWN) was born 1865 in Texas.

Notes for LEANNA EDWARDS:
   1880 Navarro Co. Tx. Census shows Wesley, b Aug. 1879 to be step daughter's child. Children of LEANNA EDWARDS is:    i. WESLEY EDWARDS, b. August 1879.

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Generation No. 3

ELIZA HOUSE (MARIA EDWARDS 3, JEFFERSON 2, UNKNOWN 1) was born October 1897, and died 1920 in Logan County, Oklahoma. She married THOMAS H. HALL, son of UNKNOWN HALL. He was born June 26, 1883, and died 1963 in Logan County, Oklahoma.

Notes for ELIZA HOUSE:
1900 Census for Banner Township, Kingfisher County, Oklahoma HOUSE, Charles /H/B/MAR 1869/MO HOUSE, Mary /W/B/AUG 1871/LA HOUSE, Emmit /S/B/NOV 1892/OK HOUSE, Walter /W/B/SEP 1893/OK HOUSE, Neta /D/B/FEB 1896/OK HOUSE, Moses /S/B/MAR 1898/OK HOUSE, ____ /H/B/DEC 1874/MS HOUSE, Nellie /W/B/ APR 1879/LA HOUSE, Bessie /D/B/MAR 1899/OK HOUSE, Matilda /H/B/NOV 1876/TN HOUSE, Sarah /D/B/JAN 1898/OK HOUSE, Mary /SD/B/DEC 1867/KS HOUSE, John /SS/B/APR 1880/KS HOUSE, Pearl /SD/B/AUG 1884/KS HOUSE, Alice /SD/B/MAR 1885/KS HOUSE, Birdie /GD/B/JUN 1897/OK

Notes for THOMAS H. HALL: Dates from cemetery Hall, Eliza, born 1879, died 1920 T. H. born 1873, died 1938

More About THOMAS H. HALL:
Occupation: 1900, Elevator Man - City Directory

Children of ELIZA HOUSE and THOMAS HALL are: i. ARVENIA HALL, b. 1902, Kerens, Navarro, Tx; d. 1921, Guthrie Logan County, Oklahoma; m. JULIOUS PARKER, b. July 31, 1900, Texas; d. January 23, 1975, Guthrie, LoganCounty, Oklahoma. (See Logan County family lineages page for PARKER) ii. OZENIA HALL iii. ED HALL iv. VIRGIL HALL v. KERMIT HALL, m VIRGIE vi. WAZELL HALL vii. TEZELL HALL, b August 10, 1906; m. JEWELL viii. MAZELLA HALL, b 1909, Guthrie, Logan County, Oklahoma; m. BARNETT ix. COZETTA HALL, b. 1915, Guthrie, Logan County, Oklahoma; m. ___ DELANEY



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