Gloria J. Cobb

F, #8318, b. circa 1939
     Gloria J. Cobb was born circa 1939 in NY.1 She was the daughter of Ernest W. Cobb and Marjorie J. Smith. Gloria J. Cobb was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Great Neck, Nassau Co., NY, in the household of Ernest W. Cobb (her father.)1 Gloria J. Cobb was enumerated in the census of 1950 in Daytona Beach, Volusia Co., FL, in the household of Ernest W. Cobb.2

Citations

  1. [S1399] US1940.
  2. [S2621] US1950.

Julius L. Dziesinski

M, #8319
     Julius L. Dziesinski married Irene M. Gagnon.

Irene M. Gagnon

F, #8320
     Irene M. Gagnon married Julius L. Dziesinski.

Merilyn Box

F, #8321, b. circa 1930
     Merilyn Box was born circa 1930 in FL.1

Citations

  1. [S2621] US1950.

Marcus Alvin Ford

M, #8322, b. 18 Mar 1904, d. 10 Jan 1977
     Marcus Alvin Ford was born on 18 Mar 1904 in AL.1,2 He was the son of Marcus D. Ford and Rosetta E. Scarborough. Marcus Alvin Ford was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Cleburne Co., AL, in the household of Marcus D. Ford (his father.)3

Marcus Alvin Ford married Lula Zebber Thrower on 6 Sep 1925 in Cleburne Co., AL.4 Marcus Alvin Ford was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Chulafinnee, Cleburne Co., AL, with others in the household: Lula Zebber Thrower (his wife.)5 Marcus Alvin Ford was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Mitchell Co., GA, with others in the household: Lula Zebber Thrower.6

This group of draft registrations for World War II was for men born between 17 Feb 1897 and 31 Dec 1921. Marcus Alvin Ford filled out a draft card on 14 Feb 1942 in Moultrie, Colquitt Co., GA. He was 6' 0" tall, weighed 195, with brown eyes, brown hair, and ruddy complexion. He was employed by the J. A. Jones Const Co. in Doerun, Colquitt Co., GA. It was signed by the registrar of Dale Co., AL. Lula Zebber Ford was listed on his WWII draft card as the person who would always know his address.7 Marcus Alvin Ford was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1950 in Port Arthur, Jefferson Co., TX, (his wife.)8 The obituary of Rosetta E. Scarborough named Marcus Alvin Ford, son/s, as surviving, 16 Nov 1960.9

Marcus Alvin Ford died on 10 Jan 1977 in St. Mary's Hospital, Port Arthur, Jefferson Co., TX, at age 72.1,2 He was buried on 12 Jan 1977 in Greenlawn Memorial Park, Groves, Jefferson Co., TX.10

Citations

  1. [S1564] "Texas, Death Certificates, 1903–1982," Index and Images, Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com : accessed 4 Dec 2013), Citing Texas Department of State Health Services. Texas Death Certificates, Austin, TX, Certificate No. 03886.
  2. [S766] Social Security Death Index (SSDI), (RootsWeb.com: RootsWeb). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  3. [S663] US1910.
  4. [S1991] "Alabama, County Marriage Records, 1805-1967," Database, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com : accessed 2 Sep 2018), Citing Marriage Records. Alabama Marriages. County courthouses, Alabama, p. 443.
  5. [S679] US1930.
  6. [S1399] US1940.
  7. [S1082] "World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942", Original data: U. S. Selective Service System. Selective Service Registration Cards, World War II: Several Registrations. NARA; Ancestry.com; Provo, UT, Serial No. 1392, Order No. 10290. Hereinafter cited as "WWII Draft Registration Cards."
  8. [S2621] US1950.
  9. [S1157] Obituary, Charlotte Observer, Charlotte, NC, Issue of 16 Nov 1960, Wed, p. 9B. Hereinafter cited as Charlotte Observer.
  10. [S2637] Cemetery Marker in Greenlawn Memorial Park, Groves, Jefferson Co., TX.

Marcus D. Ford

M, #8323
     Marcus D. Ford married Rosetta E. Scarborough on 19 Sep 1894 in Madison Co., GA.1 Marcus D. Ford was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Cleburne Co., AL, with others in the household: Rosetta E. Scarborough and Marcus Alvin Ford (his wife and son.)2 Marcus D. Ford was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Chulafinnee, Cleburne Co., AL, with others in the household: Rosetta E. Scarborough.3

Child of Marcus D. Ford and Rosetta E. Scarborough

Citations

  1. [S1575] "Georgia, Marriage Records From Select Counties, 1828-1978," Images, Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com : accessed 21 Dec 2013), Citing County Marriage Records, 1828–1978. The Georgia Archives, Morrow, Georgia, Image 188.
  2. [S663] US1910.
  3. [S679] US1930.

Rosetta E. Scarborough

F, #8324, b. 16 Mar 1880, d. 14 Nov 1960
     Rosetta E. Scarborough was born on 16 Mar 1880.1

Rosetta E. Scarborough married Marcus D. Ford on 19 Sep 1894 in Madison Co., GA.2 Rosetta E. Scarborough was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Cleburne Co., AL, in the household of Marcus D. Ford (her husband.)3 Rosetta E. Scarborough was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Chulafinnee, Cleburne Co., AL, in the household of Marcus D. Ford.4 Rosetta E. Scarborough was enumerated in the census of 1950 in Cabarrus Co., NC, in the household of unresearched people (her daughter, Lula, and son-in-law, Charles H. Carpenter.)5

Rosetta E. Scarborough died on 14 Nov 1960 in Kannapolis, Cabarrus Co., NC, at age 80.6 She was buried on 16 Nov 1960 in Carolina Memorial Park, Concord, Cabarrus Co., NC.1
Rosetta E. Scarborough's obituary listed survivors as: son/s, Marcus Alvin Ford.6

Child of Rosetta E. Scarborough and Marcus D. Ford

Citations

  1. [S1881] Cemetery Marker in Carolina Memorial Park, Concord, Cabarrus Co., NC (3101 South Cannon Blvd (35.45250 -80.61140)).
  2. [S1575] "Georgia, Marriage Records From Select Counties, 1828-1978," Images, Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com : accessed 21 Dec 2013), Citing County Marriage Records, 1828–1978. The Georgia Archives, Morrow, Georgia, Image 188.
  3. [S663] US1910.
  4. [S679] US1930.
  5. [S2621] US1950.
  6. [S1157] Obituary, Charlotte Observer, Charlotte, NC, Issue of 16 Nov 1960, Wed, p. 9B. Hereinafter cited as Charlotte Observer.

Lula Zebber Thrower

F, #8325, b. 1906, d. 1975
     Lula Zebber Thrower was born in 1906 in AL.1

Lula Zebber Thrower married Marcus Alvin Ford, son of Marcus D. Ford and Rosetta E. Scarborough, on 6 Sep 1925 in Cleburne Co., AL.2 Lula Zebber Thrower was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Chulafinnee, Cleburne Co., AL, in the household of Marcus Alvin Ford (her husband.)3 Lula Zebber Thrower was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Mitchell Co., GA, in the household of Marcus Alvin Ford.4

Lula Zebber Ford was listed on his WWII draft card as the person who would always know the address of Marcus Alvin Ford.5 Lula Zebber Thrower was enumerated in the census of 1950 in Dougherty Co., GA, in the household of unresearched people (her daughter, Shirley, and son-in-law, Clarence R. Wingate.)6

Lula Zebber Thrower died in 1975.1 She was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Albany, Dougherty Co., GA.1

Citations

  1. [S2475] Cemetery Marker in Riverside Cemetery, Albany, Dougherty Co., GA.
  2. [S1991] "Alabama, County Marriage Records, 1805-1967," Database, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com : accessed 2 Sep 2018), Citing Marriage Records. Alabama Marriages. County courthouses, Alabama, p. 443.
  3. [S679] US1930.
  4. [S1399] US1940.
  5. [S1082] "World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942", Original data: U. S. Selective Service System. Selective Service Registration Cards, World War II: Several Registrations. NARA; Ancestry.com; Provo, UT, Serial No. 1392, Order No. 10290. Hereinafter cited as "WWII Draft Registration Cards."
  6. [S2621] US1950.

Wendell R. Mims

M, #8326, b. 27 Jan 1918, d. 16 Sep 1962
     Wendell R. Mims was born on 27 Jan 1918 in Dixie, Brooks Co., GA.1,2 He was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Thomasville, Thomas Co., GA, (his wife.)3

This group of draft registrations for World War II was for men born between 17 Feb 1897 and 31 Dec 1921. Wendell R. Mims filled out a draft card on 16 Oct 1940 in Thomasville, Thomas Co., GA. He was 5'8 1/2" tall, weighed 165, with brown eyes, brown hair, and ruddy complexion. He worked for the Flower's Baking Company in Thomasville.4

Wendell R. Mims died on 16 Sep 1962 in Tinker Air Force Base, Santa Fe, Santa Fe Co., NM, at age 44.1,5 He was buried on 21 Sep 1962 in Sanra Fe National Cemetery, Santa Fe, Santa Fe Co., NM.6

Citations

  1. [S2638] Cemetery Marker in Santa Fe National Cemetery, Santa Fe, Santa Fe Co., NM.
  2. [S676] IRS Treasury Dept., Social Security Application (n.pub.), has birth place as Dixie, Thomas Co., GA. Dixie is adjacent brooks Co., formed in 1858.
  3. [S1399] US1940.
  4. [S1082] "World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942", Original data: U. S. Selective Service System. Selective Service Registration Cards, World War II: Several Registrations. NARA; Ancestry.com; Provo, UT, Serial No. V-3536, Order No. V-2985. Hereinafter cited as "WWII Draft Registration Cards."
  5. [S766] Social Security Death Index (SSDI), (RootsWeb.com: RootsWeb). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  6. [S2639] The Santa Fe New Mexican, Santa Fe, New Mexico. Hereinafter cited as The Santa Fe New Mexican.

James H. Moore

M, #8329
     James H. Moore married Margaret Barlow, daughter of James Barlow and Ellen (Nellie) Jones, on 2 Nov 1865 in Butts Co., GA.1

Citations

  1. [S1575] "Georgia, Marriage Records From Select Counties, 1828-1978," Images, Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com : accessed 21 Dec 2013), Citing County Marriage Records, 1828–1978. The Georgia Archives, Morrow, Georgia, p. 383.