1940 is the last available census at this time. There is a 20 yr. gap in the census records [1880 - 1900] as the 1890 census was destroyed by fire in the 1920's.
1900 - this could be Mary Name: Mary Bows [Mary Bones] Age: 35 Birth Date: 1865 Birthplace: Unkn Home in 1900: Russell, White, Arkansas Race: White Gender: Female Relation to Head of House: Head Marital Status: Widowed Mother: number of living children: 2 Mother: How many children: 5 Occupation:
Mary Bows 35, does not know the month or yr. she was born Rebechor Bows 16, ARK - does not know where either parent was born [not Mary's child] Cora Bows 8, 5/92 ARK - does not know where either parent was born Pearlie Bows 4, 4/96 ARK - does not know where either parent was born
no Harry Ransom in this census.
1910 - Name: Joshua D Murry Age in 1910: 60 Birth Year: abt 1850 Birthplace: Tennessee Home in 1910: Cache, Woodruff, Arkansas Race: White Gender: Male Relation to Head of House: Head Marital Status: Married = 7 yrs  Spouse's Name: Mary E Murry Father's Birthplace: Tennessee Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee
Joshua D Murry 60, TN - 2nd marriage; farmer Mary E Murry 46, KY - 2nd marriage, 7 children with 2 living Andrew J Murry 25, ARK Cora Boles 16, ARK - s/dau Pearl Boles 14, ARK - s/dau
Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957 Name: Pearl Boles Gender: Female Age: 17 Birth Year: abt 1895 Residence: McCrory, Woodruff, Arkansas Spouse's Name: K W Brummett Spouse's Gender: Male Spouse's Age: 27 Spouse's Residence: Tip, Woodruff, Arkansas Marriage Date: 13 Oct 1912 Marriage License Date: 12 Oct 1912 Marriage County: Woodruff Event Type: Marriage
ARK Vital Records - ARK required birth & death registrations - 1914 ARK began to issue birth & death certificates - 1914
1900 - Edward, Mary, Cora and Pearl Boles do not appear in this census. See possibility above.
Need DOB + birthplace for Edward Boles.
1910 - Name: William Bowls [William Bowle] Age in 1910: 29 Birth Year: abt 1881 Birthplace: Arkansas Home in 1910: Benton, Fulton, Arkansas Race: White Gender: Male Relation to Head of House: Head Marital Status: Married = 7 Spouse's Name: Codie Bowls Father's Birthplace: Tennessee Mother's Birthplace: Kentucky
William Bowls 29, ARK  Codie Bowls 25, ARK Walter Bowls 4, ARK Pearl Bowls 2, ARK Lula Bowls 2m, ARK Harry Ransom 10, ARK - adopted son
Arkansas Death Index, 1914-1950 Name: Harry Ransom Death Day: 14 Death Month: Dec Death Year: 1930 County: Ashley
Harry Ransom does not appear on the 1920 or 1930 ARK census.