My ancestors were:
Alvin Benjamin Pease, son of Thomas Henry Pease, son of Benjamin Pease. Thomas went by Henry all of his life, he married Sarah Manchester in Canada.
Alvin Benjamin Pease, b: 14 Jun 1871, some say in Detroit, Wayne, MI others say he was born in Montreal,Canada. d:6 Jan 1942 in Perryton, TX. He was buried in Aurora, Lawence,MO. (Maple Park Cemetery)
He was 1/2 French Canadian and 12 Chippewa Indian
He married Sophronia Elizabeth Whitaker at the home of Isaac Schooley in Neosho, Newton Co., MO. She was the dau of William Elijah and Judith James (Tomlinson) Whitaker. James was Judith's middle name. Sophronia was born 23 Oct 1877 Granby, Newton, MO. d: 7 Feb 1941 Fredonia, Wilson, KS. Buried in the (Sacred Heart Cemetery)there, under the name Sophronia Elizabeth LAIR.
Alvin and Sophronia had 8 children together:
(1) Bertha Ellen b: 27 Apr 1894, MO d: CA, mar: Clyde Nelson and Albert Eugene Steven. She mar Albert 10 Sep 1910, they had Albert Cole, Paul Emmett and Jesse Dean.
(2) Cynthia Ellen b:30 Oct 1895, Pineville, McDonald, MO d: 7 Feb 1927 Kansas City, Johnson, KS, She is buried in the Sacred Heart Cemetery in Fredonia, KS. She married Herbert David Pennington and lived with Frank Weatherby after Herbert's death.
(3)Clyde Laverne or Curly b:26 Jul 1898, MO, d:7 May 1942, Fredonia, Wilson, KS. mar: Laverne Margaret Hixon.
(4) Ruby Agnes b: 24 Jul 1900, Prosperity, Jasper, MO., d: 31 May 1958 Joplin, MO. She mar: Floyd Nathaniel Woolever.
(5) Claude Henry b: 29 Apr 1902 d: 22 Feb 1957 Fredonia, Wilson, MO. mar: Dorothy Margaret Perkins.
(6) William Olen or Ode b: 26 Feb 1904 Prosperity, Jasper, MO d: 1964 Fredonia, KS. He mar: Harriet Elizabeth Powers (Aunt Hattie)
(7)James Manchester Pease b: 3 Dec 1905 Prosperity, Jasper, MO d:10 Jul 1907 MO in Indian Creek.
(8) Jeanetta Gabrella or Aunt Net b:5 Sep 1908 Joplin, Jasper, MO d:31 Mar 1988 Ft Scott, KS. She married Homer Bennett Powers.
Sophronia Elizabeth mar: Bert Simmons after Alvin died, they had 1 child: Ollie Juanita b: 8 Jan 1917 Leon, Butler, KS d:1990 She mar: Howard Durham.
Alvin Benj. married an Offie Pettit, there are supposed to be 4 children from this union.
After Sophonia, he married a Clara Reser or Resir- she had 4 daughters. She was born 4 Jan 1888 in Indian Territory and died 8 May 1966, record did not menstion where.
It did not state when he married her either.
Any help I can get on this line would be greatly appreciated.