Wedding Wednesday: Sherman Treat and Ruth Lawrence

My grandmother, Ruth Janie Harriet Lawrence married my grandfather, Sherman Treat, son of William Mason Treat and Margie Emaline Sarah Branscum, on 28 August 1938 at Stone, Arkansas.  She was the daughter of William Littleton Lawrence and Vada Barnes, on 28 August 1938 at Stone, Arkansas. Groom: Sherman Treat Groom’s Age: 22 Groom’s Estimated Birth […]

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Tombstone Tuesday: Ruth Janie Harriet Lawrence

Ruth Janie Harriet Lawrence Father William Littleton Lawrence b. 1895 Mother Vada Barnes b. 26 May 1894, d. 20 Oct 1980 Charts Ruth Lawrence Treat Relationship Grandmother of Kellie Sue Thompson Ruth Janie Harriet Lawrence was born on 26 January 1919 at Arkansas. She was the daughter of William Littleton Lawrence and Vada Barnes. Ruth […]

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Matrilineal Monday: Mary Jane Berry

Mary Jane Berry Father James Wyatt Berry b. 1832, d. 1872 Mother Nancy M Newman b. 1844 Charts Ruth Lawrence Treat Relationship 2nd great-grandmother of Kellie Sue Thompson Mary Jane Berry was born in December 1869 at Tennessee. She was the daughter of James Wyatt Berry and Nancy M Newman. Mary Jane Berry married Samuel […]

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Sunday’s Obituary: J B Stout Obituary

  From the Files Fifteen Years Ago July 3, 1952 … Jonathan Benjamin Stout, 77, died June 28 at the home of his daughter, Miss Mabel Stout, in Springdale.  Funeral services were held Monday at the Kingston Cemetery. … Note:  I have transcribed only the parts of the article that discuss my ancestor. Jonathan Benjamin […]

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