Bobby ('Little Bobby') Felts

F, ID# 13169, b. circa 1925, d. circa 1930
  • Birth*: She was born circa 1925.3
  • Death*: She died circa 1930 in Mississippi.3
  • Other Names*: Little Bobby Felts.
  • Last Edited: 23 Aug 2011

Citations

  1. [S571] Tammy Berkey, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 31 Mar 2000, (naming Frederick Felts as her father).
  2. [S571] Tammy Berkey, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 31 Mar 2000, (naming Flora Mae Dye as her mother).
  3. [S571] Tammy Berkey, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 31 Mar 2000.

Holly Hicks Felts

M, ID# 13170, b. 9 September 1927, d. 30 October 1981
  • Note*: He was known as Hicks.3
  • Last Edited: 18 Jul 2000

Citations

  1. [S571] Tammy Berkey, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 31 Mar 2000, (naming Frederick Felts as his father).
  2. [S571] Tammy Berkey, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 31 Mar 2000, (naming Flora Mae Dye as his mother).
  3. [S571] Tammy Berkey, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 31 Mar 2000.
  4. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, viewed on 18 Jul 2000.
  5. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, viewed on 18 Jul 2000 (stating that he died in Oct 1981; not naming the place of death but stating that he lived in Eudora, Ark. when he died and that last benefits were sent to an address in Eudora, Ark.).

James Bartlett Pearce

M, ID# 13188, b. 25 February 1813, d. 22 June 1893
  • Other Names*: James Pearce.
  • Note*: A family history gives 1809 as his birth date.7

Additional Resources

• His Find A Grave memorial, which includes pictures of his grave marker, is here.
  • Last Edited: 25 Jul 2015

Citations

  1. [S572] James E. Pearce, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 14 May 2000, (naming David Pearce as his father).
  2. [S28] James Alonzo Matthews, Jr. and Lucille Pearce, comps., Pearce, Bartlett, Matthews, Smart, and Allied Families (Austin, Tex.: Eakin Publications, Inc., 1983), p. 185 (naming David Pearce as his father).
  3. [S572] James E. Pearce, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 14 May 2000, (naming Sarah Bartlett as his mother).
  4. [S28] James Alonzo Matthews, Jr. et al., Pearce [etc.] and Allied Families, above, p. 185 (naming Sarah Bartlett as his mother).
  5. [S572] James E. Pearce, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 14 May 2000.
  6. [S961] Find A Grave, online at http://www.findagrave.com, memorial for James Pearce, memorial no. 126424494, viewed on 25 Jul 2015.
  7. [S28] James Alonzo Matthews, Jr. et al., Pearce [etc.] and Allied Families, above, p. 185.

Charles Walton Kenner

M, ID# 13189, b. 29 February 1916, d. 3 September 1999
  • Last Edited: 29 Feb 2012

Citations

  1. [S573] Julie Kenner, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 29 May 2000, (naming William Rector Kenner as his father).
  2. [S573] Julie Kenner, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 29 May 2000, (naming Mattie Loop as his mother).
  3. [S970] Margaret Hutchison Nelson, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 25 Jun 2004, (naming Wilma Walton as his mother).
  4. [S312] Social Security Death Index, online at http://tinyurl.com/AncestrySSDI, (viewed on 29 May 2000).
  5. [S573] Julie Kenner, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 29 May 2000, (giving only the date and state).

William Fitzgerald Kenner

M, ID# 13190, b. 1 July 1825, d. 19 May 1912

William F. Kenner's tombstone, Old Cemetery, Chatfield, Tex., courtesy of Dana Stubbs.
  • Note*: He had been in the Army in the Mexican War and then gone to California in 1849 for the gold rush. He moved to Navarro County, Texas from Wentzville, Missouri in the 1850s, when he was in his late twenties, where he established one of the first commercial brick plants and is said to have built the first brick building in Corsicana. Around the beginning of the Civil War, he moved his family back to his parents' home in Wentzville. After the war they moved to Chatfield, Texas, where he farmed until retirement, when he and his wife moved to Waxahachie.6,4
  • Last Edited: 4 Oct 2012

Citations

  1. [S1202] Fitzgerald Kenner, "William Fitzgerald Kenner," in Navarro County History, vol. 2 (Corsicana, Tex.: The Navarro County Hist. Soc'y, 1978), p. 332, (giving the year but not the date).
  2. [S1017] Navarro County, Texas Genealogical and Historical Web Site, online at http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txnavarr/index.htm (including photograph of grave marker).
  3. [S153] Navarro County Cemetery Records, vol. 3 (Corsicana, Tex.: The Navarro County Gen. Soc'y, 1984), p. 28.
  4. [S1202] Fitzgerald Kenner, "William Fitzgerald Kenner," above.
  5. [S1207] Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Tex., online archive at http://corsicana.newspaperarchive.com, 22 Mar 1920, p. 5, col. 4 (obituary of Mrs. Jennie Elizabeth Kenner) (reprinted here with consent of the Corsicana Daily Sun).
  6. [S573] Julie Kenner, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 29 May 2000, (stating that he was from Missouri).
  7. [S1202] Fitzgerald Kenner, "William Fitzgerald Kenner," above, (naming William Fitzgerald Kenner as his father).
  8. [S1202] Fitzgerald Kenner, "William Fitzgerald Kenner," above, (naming William Fitzgerald Kenner as her father).
  9. [S573] Julie Kenner, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 29 May 2000, (naming William Fitzgerald Kenner as his father).

Jane Elizabeth ('Jenny') Miller

F, ID# 13191, b. 10 May 1841, d. 21 March 1920
  • Other Names*: Jane Elizabeth Miller, Jane Miller, Jenny Miller, Jennie Miller, Jane Elizabeth Miller Kenner, Jane Elizabeth Kenner, Jane Kenner, Jenny Kenner, Jennie Kenner.
  • Obituary*: VENERABLE LADY PASSED AWAY
    Had Been a Resident of Navarro County for Fifty-nine Years
    Mrs. Jennie Elizabeth Kenner, widow of the late William F. Kenner, aged seventy-nine years, died at her home here yesterday [21 Mar 1920], and the remains were interred at Chatfield this afternoon at 3 o'clock, after funeral services here at the home at 12:30 conducted by Rev. John Mullin and Rev. C. H. Booth, and at the grave by Rev. A. C. Parker of Dallas. The services were largely attended and there were many beautiful floral offerings.
    The deceased was born at Merriettsburg, Ky., May 10, 1841, and was married to William F. Kenner in Missouri, June 7, 1859. They moved to Texas and settled at Chatfield in 1861 where they resided until shortly after the civil war, when they returned to Missouri. They remained in Missouri only a few years, when they returned to Chatfield and resided there continuously until the death of Mr. Kenner a few years ago. The deceased united with the Christian church at the age of fourteen, and from that date to her death remained a consistent member of that church. The deceased was the mother of ten children, eight of whom survive her, F. B. Kenner, Mrs. Cyrus Moores and Mrs. Ernest Phillips of Waxahachie; W. N. Kenner of Powell. Mrs. Mack Parks of Dallas; W. R. Kenner, R. F. Kenner and Mrs Leon Guynes of Corsicana. In addition to her own family Mrs. Kenner raised two nephews, sons of a deceased sister, and another nephew and niece, the children of a brother.9
  • Note*: She was from Kentucky.5

Additional Resources

• Her Find A Grave memorial is here.
  • Last Edited: 29 Mar 2012

Citations

  1. [S1202] Fitzgerald Kenner, "William Fitzgerald Kenner," in Navarro County History, vol. 2 (Corsicana, Tex.: The Navarro County Hist. Soc'y, 1978), p. 332, (naming Robert Buckner Miller as her father).
  2. [S1202] Fitzgerald Kenner, "William Fitzgerald Kenner," above, (giving the year but no other information).
  3. [S153] Navarro County Cemetery Records, vol. 3 (Corsicana, Tex.: The Navarro County Gen. Soc'y, 1984), p. 28 (giving her name as Jennie E. Kenner) (giving the date but no other information).
  4. [S1207] Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Tex., online archive at http://corsicana.newspaperarchive.com, 22 Mar 1920, p. 5, col. 4 (obituary of Mrs. Jennie Elizabeth Kenner) (reprinted here with consent of the Corsicana Daily Sun).
  5. [S1202] Fitzgerald Kenner, "William Fitzgerald Kenner," above.
  6. [S153] Navarro County Cemetery Records, vol. 3, above, p. 28 (giving her name as Jennie E. Kenner).
  7. [S153] Navarro County Cemetery Records, vol. 3, above, p. 28 (giving her name as Jennie E. Kenner and not giving the date).
  8. [S1207] Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Tex., online archive, above, 22 Mar 1920, p. 5, col. 4 (obituary of Mrs. Jennie Elizabeth Kenner) (reprinted here with consent of the Corsicana Daily Sun) (reporting that she was buried at 3:00 p.m. on 22 Mar 1920 in Chatfield without specifying which cemetery and that Rev. A. C. Parker of Dallas conducted graveside services).
  9. [S1207] Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Tex., online archive, above, 22 Mar 1920, p. 5, col. 4 (reprinted here with consent of the Corsicana Daily Sun).
  10. [S1202] Fitzgerald Kenner, "William Fitzgerald Kenner," above, (naming Jane [Jenny] Elizabeth Miller as his mother).
  11. [S1202] Fitzgerald Kenner, "William Fitzgerald Kenner," above, (naming Jane [Jenny] Elizabeth Miller as her mother).

Charles Pasquale Guerriero

M, ID# 13194
  • Last Edited: 29 May 2000

Family: Nuncia Maresca

Citations

  1. [S576] Susan Martin, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 29 May 2000, (naming Charles Pasquale Guerriero as his father).

Nuncia Maresca

F, ID# 13195
  • Last Edited: 29 May 2000

Family: Charles Pasquale Guerriero

Citations

  1. [S576] Susan Martin, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 29 May 2000, (naming Nuncia Maresca as his mother).

George Washington Sponseller

M, ID# 13198, b. 1889, d. 1948
  • Birth*: He was born in 1889.1
  • Marriage*: He married Pearl Conley.
  • Death*: He died in 1948.1
  • Last Edited: 25 Nov 2001

Family: Pearl Conley b. 1890, d. 1987

Citations

  1. [S710] Jackie Governale, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 24 Nov 2001.
  2. [S710] Jackie Governale, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 24 Nov 2001, (naming George Washington Sponseller as his father).

Pearl Conley

F, ID# 13199, b. 1890, d. 1987
  • Last Edited: 25 Nov 2001

Family: George Washington Sponseller b. 1889, d. 1948

Citations

  1. [S710] Jackie Governale, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 24 Nov 2001.
  2. [S577] California Death Records, online http://www.rootsweb.com/rootsweb/graphics/ca.html, viewed on 2 Jun 2000 (stating that his mother's maiden name was Conley).
  3. [S710] Jackie Governale, electronic mail to Roger Bartlett, 24 Nov 2001, (naming Pearl Conley as his mother).