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188.8.131.52B.1 Robert Worsham b abt 1748 Prince George
Co, VA s/o Joshua & Mary Wynne Worsham. He m
Ruth Wynne abt 1771 in Pittsylvania Co, VA. He d bef 13 Aug 1807 Washington Co, VA.
b abt 1772 Montgomery Co, VA m Hannah Smith
7 Feb 1792 Washington Co, VA. He died bef 16 Mar 1819 Washington Co, VA. His descendants lived in McMinn Co., TN; Fayette Co, KY; Monroe Co, TN; Wright Co, MO; Sullivan Co, TN. (Pages 134-149)
Martin Van Buren Worsham b abt 1836 Lexington, Fayette, KY &
d 21 Feb 1895 Lexington, Fayette, KY. Martin m 1st) Lucy A
Gray & 2nd Mary A
Grey b abt 1838 of Kenton, KY.
James Buchanan Worsham b
Jul 1862 of Kenton Co, KY & d 8 Sep 1935 Jefferson Co, KY. (18-1880; Jul 1852-1900;
48-1910; 58-1920; 68-1930) Before 1886, James
probably m 1st) Bernardina "Beardeance" Lagge b abt 1868 Ohio
& d 5 Aug 1894 Covington, Kenton, KY. She was the d/o Benedict Lagge & Theresia
Lagge both b in Prussia.
Abt 1894 James m 2nd)
Rosa Belle Rust b Oct 1872 of Kenton, KY. Rosa was the
d/o Francis Covington "Frank" Rust b 21 May 1832 Campbell, KY & d 28 Jan 1908 & Mary
Elizabeth Stevens b abt 1836 KY.
James m 3rd)
Jeanette M Hartwell "Nettie" b 24 May 1878 Michigan & d 3 May
1944 Covington, Kenton, KY.
James was a printer and in 1890 worked for the Cincinnati Enquirer and
also worked as a printer in Covington, KY.
of James and
Worsham b Dec 1887 of Kenton Co, KY.
Lula M Worsham "Louise" is believed to be a dau of
James and Bernardina. She was b 11 Jun 1888 of
Covington, Kenton, KY. She is in the 1900 Campbell Co, KY census living at the St.
Joseph's Orphan Asylum as Louise Worsham. She is Lulu M Worsham age 21 b KY in the 1910
Columbus Ward 5, Franklin, Ohio census and listed as the niece of James Hayes age 47 b KY
& Anna M Hayes age 41 b KY. This indicates her mother's maiden name may be Hayes or
a sister married a Hayes. Lula m Franciscus Boehm
"Francis" "Franz" b 21 Jul
1878 Germany. He immigrated to the US at New York City 7 Jun 1882 via Glasgow,
Scotland. He d 4 Aug 1960 in Columbus, Franklin, OH & Lula d 2 Dec 1990 in Columbus,
Obituaries of Lula and
her son, Edward Charles, from from Heather M
Boehm-Jernigan, 2010. Published in the Columbus Dispatch (I think it was the Sunday paper,
which would have been 9 Dec 1990). "My grandfather (Edward Charles Boehm Sr) was dying of
bone cancer, and my great aunt Annie took great grandma to see him. When they were leaving
great grandma said "It's not right to outlive your son." She died in her sleep that night,
and grandpa died the next afternoon. In great grandma's my grandpa is listed as one of her
Bernadine A Boehm b 5 Sep 1911 Columbus, Franklin, OH & d
15 Jun 1996 Grove City, Franklin, OH.
Francis James Boehm b 5 Sep 1911 Columbus, Franklin, OH & d
15 Jun 1996 Grove City, Franklin, OH.
Edward Charles Boehm b 25 Mar 1916 Columbus, Franklin, OH &
d 5 Dec 1990 Columbus, Franklin, OH.
Valentine Bernard Boehm "Val" 14 Feb 1918 Columbus, Franklin, OH
& d 1 Aug 2007 of Grove City, Franklin, OH.
Anna Boehm abt 1922 Columbus, Franklin, OH.
Luella Boehm abt 1924 Columbus, Franklin, OH.
Mary Cecilia Boehm 11 Apr 1925 Columbus, Franklin, OH & d
13 Nov 2000 in Columbus, Franklin, OH.
of James & Rosa Belle:
Arthur Archie Worsham b 7 Sep 1894 Kenton, KY & d 20 Apr
1976 Newport, Campbell, KY. There are some inconsistencies in his birth. In the 1900 Kenton Co, KY
cens, Archie b Aug 1885, however, he is shown as age 4 years. He lived with his
parents James & Belle Worsham. In
the 1910 Newport, Campbell Co, KY cens. He is living with a widow named Nancy Fehen age 44 b KY who was the mother of 7 children of which 6 were alive. Living with her were a son Arthur Zacharias age 19 KY, son Adam Zacharias
16 KY; daughter Hilda Zacharias 11 KY; son Victor Zacharias 6 KY, and her nephew named Archi Worsham age 15 KY.
In the 1920 South Bend, St. Joseph Co, IN cens are William R. Mays age
50 IN, his wife Norma age 43 KY & their nephew Arthur A Worsham age 25 KY.
Norma Mays, an aunt of Arthur Worsham, was a daughter of Martin V Worsham.
According to Social Security and Kentucky death records Arthur A Worsham
was born 7 Sep 1894 & died 20 Apr 1976 in Campbell Co, KY. He was bur in Guardian Angel Cemetery, Anderson, Hamilton Co, OH. He
served as a PFC in the US Army during WW I.
Grace Hazel Turner b 16 Jun 1902 KY & d 20 Dec 1973
Cincinnati, Hamilton, OH.
Children: Belle E
Worsham, Jeanette B Worsham, Arthur Worsham & Patricia Worsham.
184.108.40.206B.1.1.1.A.5B.2. Ida Lee Worsham b 5 Mar 1867
Scott, KY & d 1 Oct 1953 Los Angeles, CA. Abt 1889 she m
Benjamin F Freckman b 14 Feb 1866 Chicago, Illinois & d 25 Aug 1947 Lexington,
220.127.116.11B.1.1.1.A.5B.4. Norma T Worsham b 26 Oct 1878 of
Kenton, KY & d 23 Jun 1925 Lexington, Fayette, KY. She m
William Russell Mays 6 Sep
1893 Lexington, Fayette, KY. In
1920 they lived in South Bend, St Joseph Co, IN. William b 2 Jan 1870 Lynchburg, VA & d 10
Sept 1941 Franklin, Johnson, IN.
William Robert Mays b 15 Sep 1894 Lexington, KY & d 31 Dec
1980 La Mesa, San Diego, CA. In 1915 he registered for WW I in Canada.
Ethel P Mays b Oct 1896 Lexington, KY
James A Mays b Dec 1899 Ohio
Sara Althea Mays b 5 May 1904 Springfield, Clark, Ohio & d
25 Dec 1995 Heath, Licking, OH.
Edwin H Mays b abt 1910 Ohio.
18.104.22.168B.1.1.1.A.6. Richard M B Worsham
b abt 1838 Fayette Co, KY. (Change name) In
the 1850 Louisville, Jefferson Co, KY cens, he is listed
as Richard M B Worsham age 12 b KY. Pvt
Richard B. Worsham Company B, 2nd KY Inf was killed in cavalry service. This image
is taken from the 1895 Membership Annual of the Confederate Veteran Assn. of
Kentucky (5th Edition, Lexington). In the great majority of cases, the images in
this book have been altered from originals by having uniforms drawn onto them
... they normally do not show original uniforms. The exceptions to this may be
the image of Richard Worsham, 2nd Kentucky Infantry. Thompson's "History of
the Orphan Brigade" presents unpublished or less commonly seen images of
Orphan Brigade soldiers and veterans, with an emphasis on the enlisted men of
the Brigade. For other images of Orphan Brigade soldiers, see Orphan Brigade
Photo Gallery, 2000 http://www.rootsweb.com/~orphanhm/photogal.htm
David B Worsham b 2 May 1843 Lexington,
Fayette, KY. He m Mattie J Ellis
5 Dec 1873 Lexington, Fayette, KY. He is in the 1910 Pewee Valley Confederate
Soldiers Home, Olden, KY, p 69A, age 66 b KY. He d 22 Dec 1919 Louisville, Jefferson, KY. His death was
recorded in The State Journal, Frankfort, KY, Saturday, 27 Dec 1919:
Louisville, KY - David B. Worsham, a resident of the Confederate Home, died at
Norton Infirmary where he had been taken to undergo a surgical operation for
hernia. The funeral was conducted yesterday at the Confederate home. Burial in
the Confederate Cemetery, Pewee Valley, KY.
About 1896, Mattie m 2nd)
James W Goddard b May 1845 Scott, KY & d 8 Feb 1937
Lexington, Fayette, KY. Mattie d 29 Mar 1927 Fayette, KY.
Children of David & Mattie:
Warren Kent Worsham b Sep 1874 Fayette Co, KY. (W
W I Draft Registration) He was on the 1910 Nicholasville, Jassamine Co, KY cens
p 146A, age 35 b KY, painter. He is on the 1920 Cincinnati, OH census p 2B age
45 b KY, lodger. Warren d 15 Aug 1931 Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio &
bur Wesleyan Cem, Hamilton Co, OH.
Pearl C Worsham "Perley" b Oct 1877
Fayette Co, KY. She m Eugene F. Adams abt 1896/7
KY. They are on the 1900 Versaille, Woodford, KY census. She is age 23 b Oct
1877 & her husband Eugene Adams b Sep 1862 age 37 m 3 years. A son William
R Adams b Apr 1896 age 4 is living with them plus two of his daughters by a
previous marriage: Lucille Adams b 1886 age 14 & Ethel b 1889 age 11. Her
brother Warren R Worsham is also living with them. Pearl & Eugene are in
the 1910 Louisville, Jefferson, KY census. She is age 34 as Pearl C M 14 years
4 children 3 living & children: Wm age 4. Adams age 13; Harold A Adams age 9
& Robert R Adams age 4. Pearl is in the 1920 Louisville, Jefferson, KY
census. She is age 42 b KY. Living next door is Raymond W Adams age 23 b. KY
with wife Lenorna D. Age 19 & their son William F Adams age 1 year & 3
months. Pearl is in the 1930 Louisville, Jefferson, KY census age 54 m age 20.
Eugene Adams d 5 Feb 1941 Jefferson Co, KY.
Sophronia Worsham b 20 May 1849 Fayette Co, KY (1-1850;
11-1860) m Meredith Richard Cozine
24 Dec. 1867
Lexington, Fayette Co, KY. Meredith
b Jan 1848 of Mercer Co, KY s/o Harvey Cozine. He is listed as Merida age 2
with his father, Harvey age 48 with no wife in the 1850 Mercer Co, KY census
& as Meredith R. Cozine age 12 in the 1860 Harrodsburg, Mercer, KY census
with his father, Harvey age 50 & his wife Eliza age 34. Meredith is listed
as Merit age 22, brick mason in the 1870 Lexington Ward 3, Fayette, KY census p
282 with wife Sophrona age 20 & children: Sarah Cozine age 80 is also listed
with them. In the 1880 Lexington, Fayette, KY census is M. Cozine age 31 &
Sofronia is age 30 along with their children.
d 26 Feb 1889 Lexington, Fayette, KY & bur in the Lexington Cem. (Jim Cozine,
2005) Meredith m 2nd) Laura B Hukle in 1892 who was b Mar 1861
& d 1924. He is listed with Laura in the 1900 Lexington, Fayette, KY census.
Meridith Cozine is listed in the 1910 2-wd Lexington, Fayette, KY census p 87A
stating he had been married twice & m 18 years with his wife, Laura B age
49 m 1 & 18 years children 1 & 1 living. Meredith & Laura had a
son, James M. Cozine who was b 6 Jul 1893 (6-1900; 16-1910) James M m Minnie
who was b abt 1898 (32-1930). James d May 1869 Lexington, Fayette, KY (SSDI)
James & Minnie were listed in the 1930 Lexington, Fayette, KY census with
children Robert age 10 & Grace Marie age 5.
obit for M R Cozine reads: Nov 20, 1922 Lexington Leader Newspaper: (Jim Cozine, 2005)
M R Cozine, aged 75, died at 12:50 o'clock this afternoon at
his home, 315 Jefferson Street, of heart trouble. He is survived by his wife
and two sons, James M and Ernest, of Lexington, and by five daughters, all
living in Los Angeles, Cal. Funeral arrangements will be announced later.
(Jim Cozine, 2005)
Ernest L Cozine b Nov
1868 d 1933 (1-1870; 11-1880; 31-1900; 42-1910) Never married & d 1933
Ida Belle Cozine b 2 Jan 1870 (4 months-1870;
10-1880) m Mr. Kipp & d 6 Oct 1953 Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
(California Death Index has b 2 Jan 1871 which is in conflict with her being 4
months old in 1870) Se is in the 1930 Los Angeles Co, CA as Ida Belle Kipp age
60 b KY. Living with her is a daughter, Alma A. Jones age 37 & her husband
Richard E. Jones age 50 & their dau Marjorie L Jones age 16 b TN. Alma O.
Jones b 18 Jan 1891 KY d 15 Oct 1981 Los Angeles, CA (California Death Index)
Blanch Cozine b 1871
Walter H Cozine b May
1872 (7-1880; 27-1900) m Ella Alberta Rea & d 1908
Annie Rebecca Cozine b
1876 (4-1880) d 1881 d Lexington, Fayette, KY & bur next to her mother.
Mable V Cozine b 31 Dec
1877 (2-1880), d 21 Jul 1957 Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA (California Death
Index) m Everett Willard McGinnis 25 Sep 1898 Lexington, Fayette, KY.
Their marriage was announced in the Lexington Newspaper 26 Sep 1898:
"Married Last Night at the residence of Elder John S. Shouse, pastor of the
Chestnut Street Christian Church, North Broadway, yesterday afternoon, Mr.
Everett V. McGinnis and Miss Mabel Cozine were united in marriage.
Immediately afterward the couple repaired to the house of the bride's father Mr.
M. R. Cozine, No 25 Kentucky Avenue, where a handsome Wedding supper was served.
Mr. McGinnis is a valued employee of the composing room of The Herald and is a
worthy and popular young man."
Everett was b 13 Feb 1874 KY d 19 Jan
1952 Los Angeles, CA (California Death Index)
Bessie M Cozine
b 9 Dec 1879 (6 mos-1880; 20-1900) d 27 Jul 1967 Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
(California Death Index) m Mr Waite - 1 son William Lamanda Waite b 2 Sep 1905
KY d 26 Nov 1986 Orange Co, CA (California Death Index)
Ethel F Cozine b
1 Sep 1882 (17-1900) d. 29 Dec 1974 San Bernardino, CA m Mr. Crosthwaite - 1
son Harry Miller Crosthwaite b 29 Oct 1905 KY d 18 Feb 1996 San Bernardino, CA
(California Death Index) She was in the 1930 Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA census
age 47 m age 21 b KY along with her son Harry M Crosthwaite age 24.
Guy W Cozine b May 1887 (13-1900) d 1903
22.214.171.124B.1.1.3. Joseph Worsham b 18 Feb 1800
Washington Co, VA. His birth date and death date is on the back of his wife's stone in the cemetery in Upton, Texas Co, MO. It reads died 21 Mar 1834, 34 years 1 month 3 days in east TN.
(Don R Seward, 2000) Amanda d/o John Lewis & Caroline Matilda Tankersley.
Joseph's wife, Amanda Melvina Lewis, is listed as Amanade Washam in the 1840 Monroe Co, TN census,
p 184 with 2 males 5-10 & 2 males 10-15; 1 female 15-20 & she is 30-40.
She is age 43 as Amanda Washam in the 1850 Monroe Co, TN census with sons:
Radford age 25, John age 20 & Marion age 14. Marion age 24 is again listed
with Amanda Washam & her son John Washam in the 1860 Greene Co, MO census.
If Joseph died in 1834, it does not seem reasonable that Marion b abt 1836 could
be their son unless a date is incorrect.
David Radford Worsham. His wife Martha
Norman d/o James C Norman and Mary
The photo (upper left) of David Radford Worsham and Martha Elizabeth Norman,
and their family history on the right is from Wright Co., MO General History, 1994, vol 1.
The photo (left) of David Radford Worsham and Martha Elizabeth
Norman and the 1894 family photo (lower left) are courteous Nancy Seward, 2007.
in the 1894 family photo taken at the Worsham home in Wright Co, Mo, are: David Radford
Worsham & Martha Elizabeth Norman (sitting), & left to right: William Ragen Worsham, James
Madison Worsham, Florence Anvaleen Worsham, Nancy Luvenia Worsham,
Peruvian Palestine Worsham, Andrew Radford Worsham, John Norman Worsham, Robert Franklin
Worsham, Sarah Caroline Worsham & Melvina Mellisa Worsham.
According to Benton County, Arkansas Biographies:
James C. Norman, son of Robert and Patsey
(Coffee) Norman, b April 18, 1818, in Bedford Co, TN, and is a citizen of Benton Co, AR.
Robert Norman was a native of NC. When a young man he moved to TN. He was a soldier in
the War of 1812, under Gen. Jackson, was at the battle of New Orleans, and received a
land warrant of eighty acres for services. Robert Norman, after his marriage, lived on a
farm until his children were grown, when he moved to Middle Tennessee, and afterward to
Western TN where he died. James C. Norman remained with his father until twenty-one
years of age and assisted him on the farm. He then married Miss Polly Grammar, a native of
Bedford Co, TN, and to them were born four children, three now living: Milford, William
and Mrs. Martha Warsham. Mr. Norman immigrated to MO in 1854, and resided in
Greene Co until 1877, when he moved to Benton Co, AR, and settled on his present farm,
which consists of 220 acres, 100 under cultivation. He was on home duty at Springfield
during the late war, and is a Democrat in his political views.
Melvina Mellisa Worsham d 1947 & bur Boatman Cem.
Robert L. Boatman b 29 May 1858, d 9 May 1897 & bur Boatman Cem. (Boatman Cemetery, Wright Co, MO read Aug 2000 by Loy Ellis and Randy Linton, received from Larry E. Worsham, 2000) Children:
126.96.36.199B.188.8.131.52.1.1. Martha E Boatman b 2 Nov 1877, d 25 Jan 1878 & bur Boatman Cem., Wright, MO.
Tempa Boatman b Mar 1882
184.108.40.206B.220.127.116.11.1.3. Female Boatman b 27 Feb 1884, d 23 Apr 1884 & bur Boatman Cem., Wright, MO.
William Boatman b Mar 1885
18.104.22.168B.22.214.171.124.1.5. Female Boatman b 25 Feb 1888, d 17 Dec 1889 & bur Boatman Cem.
126.96.36.199B.188.8.131.52.1.6. Eunice A Boatman b 11 May 1891, d 6 Mar 1894 & bur Boatman Cem.
184.108.40.206B.220.127.116.11.1.7. Ada Elsie Boatman
b 4 Oct 1893, d 18 Oct 1896 & bur Boatman Cem.,
18.104.22.168B.22.214.171.124.1.8. Ester Ethel Boatman b 18 Jan 1896, d 25 Apr 1914 & bur Boatman Cem.
James Madison Worsham born 5 Oct 1864, died 16 Dec 1937. Ona b 1 Nov 1865 & d 21 Oct 1945 (Joy G Worsham, 2000) Both are bur Boatman Cemetery, Wright Co, MO. (Boatman Cemetery, Wright Co, MO read Aug 2000 by Loy Ellis and Randy Linton, received from Larry E Worsham, 2000) Children:
Ora Worsham d 1944 & bur Boatman Cem, as daughter of James & Ona Worsham.
126.96.36.199B.188.8.131.52.3.2. Milford M
Worsham m Sarah Frances Helsley "Fannie" Aug 1914
Wright, MO. Sarah b 1 Nov 1889 & d 27 Feb 1959 Mountain Grove, Wright, MO.
Howard Worsham b 23 Feb 1919 Wright, MO. Ova m.
Thelma M Donnelly b Sep 1925 Boston, MA. Ova d 1 Jan 1987 Brockton,
Halifax, MA. Thelma d 7 Feb 2008 Bridgewater, Plymouth, MA. The 11 Feb 2008
Bridgewater - Thelma (Donnelly)
Worsham, formerly of Halifax, February 7, 2008. Mrs. Worsham died at Signature Health
Care Brockton Hospital after a short illness. She was 82. Born in Boston, daughter of
the late Thomas and Harriet (Anderson). Wife of the late Ova H. Worsham. She lived in
Bridgewater for 5 years, formerly of Halifax for 50 years. She was active in the
Seniors Citizen quilting and doing crafts. Member of the Eastern Star, past President
of the Senior Stepers in Hanson and the American Legion Womens Auxillary. She is
survived by her children, Norman W. Worsham of Bridgewater, Leslie Worsham of
Plymouth, Claudia A. Needham of No. Conway and Cheryl W. Keller of Avon, CT. Also
survived by 6 grandchildren. Visiting hours Monday 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. in the Prophett
Funeral Home, 98 Bedford Street, (Rte. 18) Bridgewater. Funeral service private. In
lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Friends of the Senior Citizens, 10 Wally
Krueger Way, Bridgewater, MA.
Leonard Norman Worsham b 6 Oct 1890 Ratburn, Wright Co, MO
(19-1910) m Rosa Nell Ellis abt 1915. The Wright Co, MO General History, Vol 1, 1994, p333, has Rosa Nell d/o Margaret Elvira Gaither & Robert Mitchell Ellis
m Leonard Worsham.
They are in the 1920 Van Buren, Wright Co, MO census. He is Leonard M age 28 & Rosa
is age 23 with sons Derrell Worsham age 3 & Kenneth age 1. They are in the 1930 Van
Buren, Wright Co, MO census. He is Leonard M Age 39 m age 25 b MO & Rosa is age 35
m age 21 b MO with sons Derrell Worsham age 13 & Kenneth age 12. Leonard d 8 Mar 1952 Greenwood, ID. (Joy G Worsham,
2000) Rosa Nell Ellis d 12 Jun 1989. According to California Death Index,
1940-1997 & SSDI Kenneth Roy Worsham b 26 Feb 1918 d 16 Nov 1982 Baldwin Park, Los
Angeles, CA, motherís maiden name, Ellis.
Derrell Norman Worsham b abt 1917 Wright, MO d Oct 1961 of Hazelton, ID. Derrell
m 1st) Rose? & they had a son, Willard Worsham of Kansas City, KS. He
Malvina Lillie Kandler. Children of Malvina: Norman Keith Worsham
m Joy G. & Nola LeNell Worsham. (Joy G Worsham, 2000)
Kenneth Roy Worsham b 26 Feb 1918 Wright, MO, d. 16 Nov 1982 Azusa-glen, Los Angeles, CA. (CA death records and SS death index)
Bessie L. Worsham d 28 Sep 1914 & bur Boatman
Della Edith Worsham b 1 Mar 1895 Wright, MO.
Male Worsham b abt 1897, d 29 Sep 1897 & bur Boatman Cem as infant son of James & Ona Worsham.
Ava B Worsham old # 184.108.40.206B.220.127.116.11.3.6.
Female Worsham b Oct 1901, d 15 Jan 1902 & bur Boatman Cem. as infant daughter of James & Ona Worsham.
Arvy James Worsham b 11 Nov 1903 Wright Co., MO d Aug 1970
Toppenish, Yakima, WA (SSDI) Arvy m Lena Rosea Walker b 7 Sep 1902 of Portland,
Multnomah, OR & d 20 Dec 1982 in Vancouver, Clark, WA.
Children: Ar R Worsham, Lora Worsham, Lebon Worsham
"Bonnie", Lela Flawn Worsham, Lottie Jean Worsham.
Male Worsham b 2 Nov 1907, d 8 Dec 1907 & bur Boatman Cem. As infant son of James and Ona Worsham. The marker has information on more than one child. The writing on the headstone starts out with "children of" and the rest is hard to read.
Sarah Caroline Worsham & Jasper Clayton Ellis
18.104.22.168B.22.214.171.124.4.1. Andrew W. Ellis b 13 Sep 1889 Wright Co, MO d 3 Jun 1890 Wright Co, MO & bur Boatman Cem
as son of J C and Sarah Ellis.
Male Ellis b 28 Aug 1890 Wright Co, MO, d 5 Sep 1890 Wright Co, MO & bur Boatman Cem. as son of J. C. and Sarah C. Ellis
Ruth A Ellis b abt 1893 Wright Co, MO.
Mary E. Ellis b 5 Sep 1895 Wright Co, MO d 15 Feb 1896 Wright Co, MO & bur Boatman Cem. as daughter of J C and Sarah Worsham Ellis.
Earl C. Ellis b abt 1899 Wright Co, MO.
Ollie Gladys Ellis b abt 1904 Wright Co, MO.
William Ragen Worsham. According to Irene Durney's
submission on page 619 of the Wright
County Historical Families book, William Worsham's middle name is spelled Ragen
instead of Ragon. Sarah Vesta Myra Hutsell
d/o Samuel Rankin Hutsell & Vesta Jane Crewes. Her obituary was in the
Mountain Grove Journal 26 Jan 1978:
Sarah V. Worsham, 102, died January 15.
Survivors are a son, Paul; 5 daughters, Vina Garrett, Opal Saxton, Ada Keyes,
Ruby Long and Wilsie Willoughby; a sister, Etta Shaw. Burial in Friendship
Cemetery. (Larry Worsham, 2002)
Picture on left, courtesy Larry Worsham, 2000.
The photo on the right from Wright Co, MO General History, 1994, vol. 1, is William Ragen Worsham
and his wife & children: Sarah Vesta Hutsell, Wilsie Pauline Worsham, Ruby Martha Jane Worsham,
Ada Lucille Worsham, Archie Owen Worsham, Samuel David Worsham, James Oris Worsham & Mildred Opal Worsham.
Larry Eugene Worsham also sent the lower left photo in 2006 of Sarah Vesta Myra Hutsell
taken in 1965 at
Mountain Grove, Missouri.