William Jess Stansell

M, #777, b. 1902, d. between 9 September 1943 and 3 October 1980
FatherWilliam Oliver Stansell b. 1 Aug 1878, d. 24 Oct 1922
MotherSusan Angeline King b. 24 Apr 1878, d. 2 Sep 1943
RelationshipGreat-granduncle of Kellie Sue Thompson
ChartsSamuel Thorton King Descendants
Jesse Stansell Descendants
     William Jess Stansell was born in 1902 at Arkansas. He was the son of William Oliver Stansell and Susan Angeline King. William Jess Stansell married Elsie Elizabeth Horine, daughter of James Marion Daniel Horine and Myrtle I Myers, on 23 October 1923 at Marble, Madison, Arkansas. William Jess Stansell died between 9 September 1943 and 3 October 1980.

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     William Jess Stansell appeared on the 1910 Federal Census Madison County, Arkansas in the household of his parents, William Oliver Stansell and Susan Angeline King.
1910 United States Federal Census
about W O Stansell Name: W O Stansell
Age in 1910: 31
Estimated birth year: abt 1879
Birthplace: Arkansas
Relation to Head of House: Head
Father's Birth Place: Georgia
Mother's Birth Place: Arkansas
Spouse's name: S A Stansell
Home in 1910: Kings River, Madison, Arkansas
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
W O Stansell 31
S A Stansell 31
S R Stansell 11
M J Stansell 9
W J Stansell 7
V R Stansell 6
Clyde Stansell 3

Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Kings River, Madison, Arkansas; Roll T624_57; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 72; Image: 163.

Source Information:

Ancestry.com. 1910 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
Original data: Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910 (NARA microfilm publication T624, 1,178 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA


William Jess Stansell appeared on the 1920 Federal Census Madison County, Arkansas in the household of his parents, William Oliver Stansell and Susan Angeline King.
1920 United States Federal Census
about William O Stansell Name: William O Stansell
[Wiliam O Stansell]
Home in 1920: Purdy, Madison, Arkansas
Age: 42
[48]
Estimated birth year: abt 1878
[abt 1872]
Birthplace: Arkansas
Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
[Head]
Spouse's name: Susan A Stansell
Father's Birth Place: Georgia
Mother's Birth Place: Arkansas
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Sex: Male
Home owned: Own
Able to read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
William O Stansell 42
[48]
Susan A Stansell 41
Mima J Stansell 20
Wiliam J Stansell 18
Elna E Stansell 15
Marry A Stansell 8
Hazel E Stansell 5
Fred D Stansell 0
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Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Purdy, Madison, Arkansas; Roll T625_71; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 79; Image: 819.

Source Information:

Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.
Original data: Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. (NARA microfilm publication T625, 2076 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA. Note: Enumeration Districts 819-839 are on roll 323 (Chicago City).

His daughter Mrytle Stansell was born on 10 September 1924 at Marble, Madison, Arkansas. His daughter Virgie Stansell was born on 15 May 1926 at Huntsville, Madison, Arkansas. His daughter Faye Elizabeth Stansell was born on 29 May 1928 at War Eaglel, Benton, Arkansas. His son William James "Jimmie" Dell Stansell was born on 21 October 1931.
William Jess Stansell of Marble, Madison, Arkansas was listed in Susan Angeline King's obituary on 9 September 1943 as a surviving son.
Susan Stansell

Susan Stansell, age 65 years, died Sept. 2 at the home of Henry Steele near Wharton. Interment was made in the Upper Camp Ground cemetery, Rev. C.H. Steele and Rev. Amos Howard conducting the funeral service. Funeral arrangements were in charge of the Bruce Brashears Undertaking Co.

Mrs. Stansell was a native

Madison County Record, September 9, 1943
and lifelong resident of Madison county. She was married to Oliver Stansell Aug. 8, 1897. Nine children were born to them. Two daughters and one son preceded her in death. She is survived by three daughters, Mrs. Alice Smith and Mrs. Venna Thompson of Metalton and Esther Stansell of the home, and by three sons, Sam and Jess of Marble and Douglas of Cowley, Wyo., also by 26 grandchildren, one sister and two brothers, Mrs. Ida Hall of California, S. T. King of Lequire, Okla., and Ben King of Texas. She had been a faithful Christian since early in life.

Madison County Record, September 9, 1943

William Jess Stansell of Marble, Arkansas was listed in Monda Marie Smith's obituary in August 1952 as a surviving maternal grandfather.
Funeral Rites for Smith Baby Held Thursday

Funeral services for little Monda Marie Smith, six-months-old daughter of Ernest and Faye Stansell Smith, were held in the chapel of the Callison-Sisco Funeral home at Springdale Thursday, August 14, at 1 o'clock, by Rev. Cecil Garrison.

The baby died August 11 in the Hugoton, Kans., hospital after two days illness with pneumonia. She was born at Marble February 14 of this year.

Survivors are her parents of Hugoton, Kans., three sisters, Linda Kay, Zelma and Bobby, all of the home; the maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. W.J. Stansell of Marble, the paternal grandfather, Frank Smith of Springdale, and other relatives.

Burial was in the cemetery at Decatur with arrangements by the Callison-Sisco Funeral home of Springdale.
Photograph by Kellie S. Thompson

William Jess Stansell of Caldwell, Idaho was listed in John Samuel Stansell's obituary in May 1971 as a surviving brother.
John Samuel Stansell

John Samuel Stansell, 72, of 915 Washington, Ontario, Calif., formerly of Huntsville, died May 12 at the San Ontario Community Hospital. He was a retired plumber's helper, attended the Pentecostal Church of God in Ontario and had been a resident of Ontario for 21 years.

Survivors include his widow Mrs. Artie M. Stansell of the home; one son, Grady Stansell of Ontario; two daughters, Mrs. Cubs Neville of Ontario and Mrs. Alba Frakes of Hiperia, Calif.; two brothers, Jess of Caldwell, Idaho and Douglas of Fayetteville; two sisters, Mrs. Venna Thompson of Huntsville and Mrs. Alice Smith of Berryville; ten great grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held May 14 in Ontario.


William Jess Stansell was listed in Elsie Elizabeth Stansell's obituary on 17 August 1972 as a surviving husband.
Mrs. Elsie Stansell

Services for Elsie F. Stansell, 68, of Route 6, Caldwell, Idaho, who died Wednesday, August 2, of natural causes at her home, were conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Dakan Funeral Chapel in Caldwell by the Rev. R. E. Gillatt of the Assembly of God Church. Interment was in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.

She was born May 27, 1904, at Marble, Ark. She grew up here and married William J. Stansell at Marble, on Oct. 31, 1923. They lived in Arkansas and moved to Idaho in 1952 and settled in the Sunny Slope area in 1953.

She was a member of the Baptist Church in Arkansas.

Survivors include her husband, a son, James D. Stansell, Caldwell; three daughters, Mrytle Foster, Parma, Fay Smith, Springdale, Ark., and Virgie Simms of Caldwell; two sisters, Essie Derie, Fruitland and Carrie Bolinger, Springdale; three brothers, Walter Horine, Springdale, Woodrow Horine, Huntsville, Ark. and Noble Horine, Visalia, Calif.; 21 grandchildren and 29 great-grandchildren.

Page U95 of the Clipping Books at the Madison County Genealogical Society Library.

Family

Elsie Elizabeth Horine b. 27 May 1904, d. 2 Aug 1972
Children