The following is regarding ELLEN CATHERINE JEFFRIES, daughter of Obedient WRIGHT and Rev. James Jeffries of BENTONVILLE, BENTON COUNTY ARKANSAS.
The information on the marriage was found on FamilySearch.com; the census info came from ancestry.com. no information found on them after the 1910 census.
According to the marriage document below, Catherine’s first name was Ellen C[atherine] Jeffries.
Groom's Name: David S. Foster Groom's Birth Date: 1855 Groom's Birthplace: Groom's Age: 22 Bride's Name: Ellen C. Jeffries Bride's Birth Date: 1855 Bride's Birthplace: Bride's Age: 22 Marriage Date: 14 Nov 1877 Marriage Place: Benton, Arkansas
United States Census, 1880 for David S. Foster Name: David S. Foster Residence: Mount Vernon, Benton, Arkansas Birthdate: 1859 Birthplace: Arkansas Relationship to Head: Self Spouse's Name: Ellen C. Foster Spouse's Birthplace: Arkansas Father's Name: Father's Birthplace: Tennessee Mother's Name: Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee Race or Color: White Ethnicity: American Gender:Male Marital Status:Married Age: 21 years Occupation: Farmer Household David S. Foster 21 SpouseEllen C. Foster 21
1900 United States Federal Census Name: David S Foster Home in 1900: Osage, Benton, Arkansas [Bentonville, Benton, Arkansas] Age: 42 Birth Date: Nov 1857 Birthplace: Arkansas Race:White Gender:Male Relationship to head-of-house: Head Father's Birthplace: Kentucky Mother's Birthplace: Kentucky Spouse's Name:Ellen C Foster [her name was Ellen CATHERINE] Marriage Year: Abt 1879 – actually 1877 as shown above Marital Status:Married Years Married: 21 Household Members: David S Foster 42 Ellen C[atherine] Foster 42 Sylvia O Foster 13 Wincia Foster 11
1910 United States Federal Census Name: David S Foster Age in 1910: 52 Est Birth Year: 1858 Birthplace: Arkansas Relation to Head of House: Head Father's Birth Place: Tennessee Mother's Birth Place: Tennessee Spouse's Name: CATHERINE Foster Home in 1910: Bentonville Ward 3, Benton, Arkansas Marital Status: Married Race: White David S Foster 52 Catherine Foster 53 [her est. d.o.b. would be 1857, which is very close – as far as censuses go] Wincie Foster 19
Any further information on this family would be welcomed, especially place and date of deaths.