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Kendrick Family History

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Section I. Overview.
Section II. Details.
Section III. Sources and Links:


Section I. Overview.

4GF: James Kendrick: Born: 1811 in NC. Spouse: Mary A. LNU. Born: 1811 in TN.
3GF: James H. Kendrick: Born: 12 AUG 1844 in AR. Died: 11 OCT 1932. Spouse: 2) Sarah Frances (Sallie) Brown. Born: 1851 in Georgia. Married: 1 OCT 1869.
2GF: James Thomas Kendrick: Born: 6 JAN 1876 in AR. Died: 19 MAR 1961, age 86. Spouse: 2) Hester C. (Daniel) [Killian]. Born: 1 DEC 1879. Married: 19 MAR 1903. Died: 12 MAY 1940, age 61.
1M: Frances Eulene (Kendrick) Potter: Born: 17 DEC 1917 in AR. Died: 16 JAN 2007, age 89. Spouse: Vestie Oliver Potter. Born: 26 MAR 1913 in AR. Married: 22 DEC 1934. Died: 8 MAY 2003, age 90.


Section II. Details.

4GF: James Kendrick.

Born: 1811 in NC. Residence: Hot Springs, AR,

Spouse: Mary A. LNU. Born: 1811 in Tennessee

Children:
Martha A. Born:1840
James H. Born: 1844
Lorenzo Gibson. Born: 1844
Samuel T. Born: 1848

1850 US Census: James Kendrick: age 39, born 1811 in NC. Spouse: Mary A., age 39, born in TN; Martha A., age 10, born in AR; James H, age 8, born in AR; Lorenzo Gibson, age 6, born in AR; Samuel T, age 2, born in AR. Residence: Hot Spring, AR. Source: FamilySearch.org.

3GF: James H. Kendrick.

Born: 12 AUG 1844 in Hot Springs, AR. Died: 11 OCT 1932. Buried in Santa Rosa, TX.

Spouse(s):
1) Martha Pollard. Married: 21 MAY 1860?.

2) Sarah Frances (Sallie) Brown. Born: 1851 in Georgia. Married: 1 OCT 1869.

Children:
Samuel H.. Born: 1869.
John. Born: 1870.
Edward Andrew. Born: 21 JAN 1873?.
Rosa. Born: 24 JAN 1873?.
Jackson. Born: 1875.
James Thomas. Born: 6 JAN 1876.

3) Eve Simmons (Sarah Lou Hunt?). Married: 24 DEC 1878.

Children:
Mary Lou. Born: 22 JAN 1880.
Jesse Franklin. Born: 10 SEP 1881.

4) Elizabeth Jane Brown Gray (a sister to Frances). Married: 9 MAR 1884.

Children:
Minnie Bell. Born: 6 FEB 1883.
Cordilla Virginia. Born: 25 FEB 1887.
Robert Harrison. Born: 20 SEP 1890.

1880 US Census: J.H. Kendricks: age 34, born 1846 in AR. Spouse: Sarah Kendricks, age 29, born 1851 in GA; John Kendricks , age 10, Rosa Kendricks , age 7, Edward Kendricks , age 7, Jackson Kendricks , age 5, Thomas Kendricks, age 4, Mary Kendricks , age 5, Thomas Davis , age, 22, laborer; Jessee Kendrick , age 21 born 1859 in AR, father born in NC (brother of James. H?). Residence: Upper Lafave, Yell, Arkansas.Source: HeritageQuestOnline.com

1910 Census: James H. Kendricks: age 65, born in AR; Spouse: Elizabeth, age 63; born in GA, father born in GA, mother born in NC. Census Location: Jefferson County, Earl TWP, OK. Source: HeritageQuestOnline.com

1930 Census: James H. Kendricks: age 86, born in AR; Spouse: Elizabeth, age 81; born in GA, father born in GA, mother born in AL. Census Location: 7 J-PCT (NORTH PART), Cameron County, TX. Source: HeritageQuestOnline.com

Civil War Pension Application: James H. Kendrick: Dixie, OK, 1915-4-12. Kendrick, James H. Pvt. Third MO Cavalry, Co. H; also served in Co. A; Trransferred to Co. C, then to Co A, 11th Cav., 6/17/1865. Deserted at Little Rock, AR on 6/27/1865. Enlisted: Little Rock, AR; 26 SEP 1863; Capt Enlisting: Avery; Muster Date: 19 OCT 1863, Little Rock, AR.
Civil War Record: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~moscotla/ThirdMOCavalry/ThirdMOCavalrybyNameG-L.pdf

Texas Deaths, 1890-1976: James H Kendrick: Death Date:, 11 Oct 1932, Death Place:, Precinct No.6, Cameron County, Texas, Death Age:, 88 years 1 month 29 days; Birth Date:, 12 Aug 1844 in Hot Springs, AR; Widowed, Spouse's Name: Elizabeth Kendrick; Occupation: Farmer. Source: FamilySearch.org.

2GF: James Thomas Kendrick.

Born: 6 JAN 1876 in Atkins, AR. Died: 19 MAR 1961, age 86. Buried: Mt. Zion Cemetery -- Briggsville, AR. Gravestone. Obituary.

Spouse(s)
1) Nettie Harley. Born: 1879. Married: 17 MAR 1895. Died: unknown. Buried: Mt. Zion: Briggsville, AR. Headstone: unknown rock.

2) Hester C. (Daniel) [Killian]. Born: 1 DEC 1879. Married: 19 MAR 1903. Died: 12 MAY 1940, age 61. Buried: Mt. Zion: Briggsville, AR. Parents: MS.

Spouse: 1) John Killian

Children:
Myra Killian. Born: 5 OCT 1898. Died: 14 SEP 1900.
Thomas J. Killian. Born: 5 FEB 1900. Died: 10 SEP 1900.
Selma Killian [Armstrong]. Born: 19 DEC 1901. Died: 10 FEB 1960. Married: Theodore Armstrong. Buried: Mt. Zion Cemetery -- Briggsville, AR. Gravestone.

Spouse: 2) James Thomas Kendrick.

Children:
Enoch Nathan. Born: 14 APR 1904. Died: . Married: Delta Lamb. Buried: Mt. Zion Cemetery -- Briggsville, AR. Gravestone.
Ellie Edward. Born: 30 DEC 1905. Died: . Married: Allie Aikman.
James Owen. Born: 19 JUL 1911. Died: . Married: Zetta Hill. Buried: Mt. Zion Cemetery -- Briggsville, AR. Gravestone.
Othel Franklin. Born: 26 AUG 1913. Died: 1963-1-15. Married: Rosa Evans. Buried: Mt. Zion Cemetery -- Briggsville, AR. Gravestone.
Frances Eulene [Potter]. Born: 17 DEC 1917. Died: 16 JAN 2007. Married: Vestie Potter. Buried: Mt. Zion Cemetery -- Briggsville, AR. Gravestone. Footstone.
Robert Eugene. Born: 3 OCT 1920. Died: 1 NOV 1967. Married: Eunice Guinn. Buried: Earl Ladd Cemetery, Danville. Gravestone. Footstone.

Arkansas County Marriage Records, 1837-1957: James T Kindrick: Age: 19, Birth Year: 1876, Blufftan, Yell, Arkansas; Bride: Nettie Harley, Age: 16, Birth Year: 1879, Blufftan, Yell, Arkansas; Marriage Date: 17 Mar 1895, License Date: 16 Mar 1895 Marriage Place: Yell, Arkansas, United States. Source: FamilySearch.org

United States Census, 1910: Jame T Kindrix: Born in AR; Spouse: Hester Kindrix, age 30, born in AR, Enoch Kindrix, age 6; Elie Kindrix, age 5; Selma Killian , age 8; Jesse F Sledge , widowed, age 36. Residence: Bluffton, Yell, Arkansas. Source: HeritageQuestOnline.com and FamilySearch.org.

United States Census, 1920: Jim T Kendrix: age 44, born in AR; Spouse, Hester C Kendrix , F, 40y; Enoc Kendrix, age, 15; Elie Kendrix, age 14, Owen Kendrix, age 8; Otho Kendrix, age 6; Eulene Kendrix, age 2. Residence: Yell, Arkansas. Source: FamilySearch.org

Pictures: James (Jim) T. & Hester C. (Daniel) Kendrick.

1M: Frances Eulene (Kendrick) Potter.

Born: 17 DEC 1917 in Pleasant Hill, Bluffton, AR. Died: 16 JAN 2007, age 89. Buried: Mt. Zion: Briggsville, AR

Spouse: Vestie Oliver Potter. Born: 26 MAR 1913 in Aly, AR. Married: 22 DEC 1934. Died: 8 MAY 2003, age 90. Buried: Mt. Zion: Briggsville, AR. Parents: William R & Liller (Gabbert).

See Potter Family History


Section III. Sources and Links:

RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project: Raper, Vanderford, Kingsland, Wilkins and Connecting Branches: Kendrick and Kendricks.

Yell County, Arkanasas Links:

Cemeteries: Aly Cemetery; Bluffton Cemetery; Killian, Aly; Mt. Zion Cemetery -- Briggsville; New Bethel Cemetery; Earl Ladd Cemetery, Danville; All Yell County Cemeteries

Yell County Information and Voter Registration List, Yell County, Arkansas 1868-1873

Family Search Record Search:

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