Tombstone Tuesday: Vernon and Venna Stansell Thompson

My Great-Grandparents:  Vernon and Venna Stansell Thompson, Kingston Cemetery, Kingston, Madison, Arkansas. Vernon "Vern" Thompson was born on 19 February 1889 at Perrie Lee, Caldwell County, Texas.  He was the son of William Thompson and Arreve Waggonner.  He married Quail Roberts, daughter of George Roberts and Margaret Martin, on 17 December 1911 at Madison, Arkansas.  […]

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Tombstone Tuesday: Loy Reynolds

Loy Reynolds was my great-granduncle, a brother to my Great-Grandmother Elsie Reynolds Stout.  He died as an infant.  I don’t have much information on how he died or the circumstances surrounding his death.  Tombstone Tuesday is a daily blogging prompt used by many genealogy bloggers to help them post content on their sites. To participate […]

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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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Tombstone Tuesday: James Frederick “Major” Keck and Almeda Jane Reeves Keck

Father Frederick Keck b. 31 Dec 1828, d. 17 Jan 1911 Mother Milly Driver b. 29 Dec 1838, d. 1896 Relationship 3rd great-grandfather of Kellie Sue Thompson. James Frederick "Major" Keck married Almeada Jane Reeves, daughter of Drury Pinkney Reeves and Issabelle "Ibby" Goad. They were buried in Witter Cemetery, Madison, Arkansas.   Tombstone Tuesday […]

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Tombstone Tuesday: Stephen Henry Treat

FatherJohn Treat b. 17 Jun 1776, d. 10 Oct 1834 MotherMargaret Williams d. Feb 1870 Relationship4th great-grandfather of Kellie Sue Thompson. Stephen Henry Treat was the son of John Treat and Margaret Williams. Stephen Henry Treat married Isabel Wood on 4 March 1830 at Hendricks County, Indiana. Stephen Henry Treat married Sarah Frances Reece in […]

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