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Walter Damron b 1872 in Pike Co., KY

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Walter Damron b 1872 in Pike Co., KY

Posted: 21 Mar 2011 12:31AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Damron, Blair, Branham, Johnson, Laney, Elkins, Mitchell, Tackett
Looking for any information at all (facts, pictures, ancestors, descendants etc) on WALTER M. DAMRON born 1872 in Pike Co., KY, and died 1956 in Tom's Creek, Wise Co., Va.. He married (1) LOUISA F. BLAIR 20 Feb 1890 in Pike Co. KY, daughter of ISAIAH BLAIR and EDITH LANEY. She was born 09 Apr 1868 in Pike Co. KY, and died 06 Dec 1960 in Myra, Pike Co., KY. He married (2) LOUISA BRANHAM 06 May 1892 in Dickenson Co., VA, daughter of WILLIAM BRANHAM and S. BRANHAM. She was born 1874 in Pike Co., KY, and died 1948 in Wise County, Va..

Notes for WALTER M. DAMRON:
Walter and Louisa Branham lived in Shelbiana, Pike Co., KY after they were married and later moved to Glamorgan, Wise Co., VA.

Burial: Glamorgan Cemetery, Tom's Creek, Wise Co., Va.

Notes for LOUISA F. BLAIR:
Louisa and Walter Damron were divorced in 1891 in Pike Co., KY.

Louisa and William Johnson had a baby that died young, and is buried in the cemetery at Little Creek. Louisa was a member of the Little Creek Church.

More About LOUISA F. BLAIR:
Burial: Dec 1960, Henry Johnson Cemetery, Myra, Pike Co., KY

More About LOUISA BRANHAM:
Burial: Glamorgan Cemetery, Tom's Creek, Wise Co., Va.

Child of WALTER DAMRON and LOUISA BLAIR is:
i. HENRY DAMRON10 JOHNSON, b. 24 Oct 1891, Yeager, Pike Co., KY; d. 10 Sep 1966, Myra, Pike Co., KY; m. ) MARY ELIZABETH ELKINS, 02 Sep 1909, Pike Co, KY; b. 25 May 1891, Myra, Pike Co., KY; d. 13 Jul 1983, Myra, Pike Co., KY.

Notes for HENRY DAMRON JOHNSON:

Henry Damron was the son of Walter Damron and Louisa Francis Blair. However, Walter left when he was one year old, and Louisa remarried in 1898 to William Johnson. William raised Henry as his son. And Henry has always carried the Johnson name. A picture of his tombstone is on file.

Henry and Elizabeth are shown in the 1910 Pike County Kentucky Census in Household #51 on Page 153.

More About HENRY DAMRON JOHNSON:
Burial: Sep 1966, Henry Johnson Cemetery, Myra, Pike Co., KY

Notes for MARY ELIZABETH ELKINS:
Burial: Jul 1983, Henry Johnson Cemetery, Myra, Pike Co., KY

Children of WALTER DAMRON and LOUISA BRANHAM are:
ii. MARY JANE10 DAMRON, b. Jan 1892, Kentucky; d. 1958; m. UNKNOWN MITCHELL; b. Mouth of Shelby, Pike Co., KY.

Notes for MARY JANE DAMRON:
Mary Jane Dameron is shown in the 1900 Pike Co., KY Census, age 8, with her parents and two brothers.Mary Jane is shown in the 1900 Pike County, KY Census, age 8, with her parents and two brothers.

iii. WILLIAM JAMES DAMRON, b. Nov 1894, Kentucky; d. 21 Oct 1973; m. EMMA BUCHANAN, 31 Jul 1963, Wise County, Virginia.

Notes for WILLIAM JAMES DAMRON:
William James is shown in the 1900 Pike County, KY Census, age 6, with his parents and a sister and brother.

William James Dameron is shown in the 1900 Pike County, KY Census, age 6, with his parents and a sister and brother. William had no children of his own.

Information on the marriage of William and Emma from the Wise County, Virginia Marriage Records.

iv. SOLOMON DAMRON, b. Jan 1896, Kentucky; d. 24 May 1981; m. RUTH RIGSBY; b. Glamorgan, Wise Co., Va..

Notes for SOLOMON DAMRON:
Solomon was known as King Solomon Dameron. He is shown in the 1900 Pike County, KY Census, listed as age 4, with his parents and a sister and brother.

v. JESS WILLARD DAMRON, b. 17 Feb 1903, Virginia; d. 24 May 1981, Pike County, Kentucky; m. BELLE DAMRON; b. Glamorgan, Wise Co., Va..

Notes for JESS WILLARD DAMRON:
Jess Willard is shown in the 1920 Pike County Census listed as age 17, with parents and two sisters and a brother.

vi. IDA LEE DAMRON, b. 05 Mar 1906, Virginia; d. 22 Sep 1977; m. UNKNOWN MILLER; b. Glamorgan, Wise Co., Va..

Notes for IDA LEE DAMRON:
Ida Lee is shown in the 1920 Pike County, KY Census, age 13, with her parents and a sister and two brothers.

vii. ELIHU THOMAS DAMRON, b. 14 Aug 1908, Virginia; d. Aft. 1991; m. (1) ANSA TACKETT, Abt. 1927; b. Dorton, Pike Co., KY; m. (2) JULIE JOHNSON, Aft. 1928; b. Dorton, Pike Co., KY.

Notes for ELIHU THOMAS DAMRON:
Elihu Thomas is shown in the 1920 Pike County, KY Census, age 11, with his parents and two sisters and a brother.

viii. FLOSSIE DAMRON, b. Mar 1913, Glamorgan, Wise Co., Virginia; d. Bef. 1960; m. ALONZO TACKETT; b. 1910, Myra, Pike Co., KY; d. 1979, Wise Co., VA.

Notes for FLOSSIE DAMRON:
Flossie is shown in the 1920 Pike County, KY Census, age 5, with her parents and two brothers and a sister.
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