Quail Roberts

F, #373, b. September 1895, d. 1918
FatherGeorge Roberts b. 1855
MotherMargaret Martin b. 1851
FamilyThe Thompson Family
ChartsLewis Thompson Descendants
Alexander Waggonner Descendants
     Quail Roberts was born in September 1895 at Indian Territory, Oklahoma; The 1920 census shows 1890 instead of 1895. She was the daughter of George Roberts and Margaret Martin. Quail Roberts married Vernon "Vern" Thompson, son of William Alfred Thompson and Ireva Waggonner, on 17 December 1911 at Madison, Arkansas.
Groom: Vern Thompson
Groom's Age: 22
Groom's Estimated Birth Year: 1889
Groom's Residence: Wharton, Madison, Arkansas
Bride: Quail Roberts
Bride's Name: 16
Bride's Estimated Birth Year: 1895
Bride's Residence: Wharton, Madison, Arkansas
Marriage Date: 17 Dec 1911
Marriage License Date: 14 Dec 1911
Marriage Place: , Madison, Arkansas, United States
Film number: 1035152
Digital Folder Number: 4331435
Image number: 00045
Page number: 394
Source: Arkansas County Marriage Records, 1837-1957
Collection: Arkansas County Marriages, 1837-1957
Quail Roberts died in 1918 at Madison County, Arkansas; Joy Russell information shows that she died in childbirth. She was buried in 1918 at Wharton Creek Cemetery, Madison County, Arkansas.

Other Events

     Her son Earnest Thompson was born in 1911. As of 17 December 1911,her married name was Thompson. Her son Earnest Thompson died in 1913. Her son Archie Thompson was born in 1915 at Arkansas. Her daughter Estelle Pearl Thompson was born on 20 January 1917 at Arkansas.

Quail Roberts was mentioned on the draft card of Vernon "Vern" Thompson on 5 June 1917 at War Eagle Township, Madison County, Arkansas; He listed his home address as Wharton, Arkansas. His birth date was listed as Feb. 19, 1888 in Texas. He was a farmer supporting a wife and two children. He claimed an exemption for a dependant family and occupation as well as a physical disability. He describes himself as medium height and medium build with dark eyes and dark brown hair.
World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
about Verne Thompson Name: Verne Thompson
County: Madison
State: Arkansas
Birthplace: Texas;United States of America
Birth Date: 19 Feb 1888
Race: Caucasian (White)
FHL Roll Number: 1530477
DraftBoard: 0

Source Citation: Registration Location: Madison County, Arkansas; Roll 1530477; Draft Board: 0.
Source Information:
Ancestry.com. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.
Original data: United States, Selective Service System. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration. M1509, 4,582 rolls. Imaged from Family History Library microfilm.
Her son Infant Thompson died in 1918 at Madison County, Arkansas. Her son Infant Thompson was born in 1918 at Madison County, Arkansas.


Vernon "Vern" Thompson b. 19 Feb 1889, d. 16 Oct 1954