When Venna Elizabeth Stansell was born on June 10, 1903, in Madison, Arkansas, her father, William, was 24 and her mother, Susan, was 25. She married Vern Thompson on August 23, 1921, in Madison, Arkansas. They had 11 children during their marriage. She died on February 18, 1987, in Springdale, Arkansas, at the age of 83.
In 1910, V.E. Stansell was 6 years old and lived in Kings River, Arkansas with her father, mother, 3 brothers, and sister.
1910 United States Federal Census
In 1920, Elna E. Stansell was 15 years old and lived in Purdy, Arkansas with her father, mother, 2 brothers, and 3 sisters.