Searching for a death date of Joel C. STITES, born abt. 1825 MO: Possibly between 1864 and 1870. Living in 1850 Census, Jasper County, MO, listed as STILES. Living in Madison County, AR in 1860 Census.
1850 Census, David STILES/STITES living in Jasper County, MO, Listed as STILES. 1860 AR Census, Brother, David Stites residing in Carroll Co, AR
1870 Census, I find Betty A. STITES, born abt 1825 MO,with 5 children living with Joel's brother, David STILES/STITES as head of household. Children of Betty A STILES/STITES, Dan (Maybe James Daniel?)age 17 born MO, Jarress,(?could this be Davis/David?)age 15 born MO, Evaline age 10 born MO, Sylvester age 8 born MO, and Mary T, age 5 born MO.
Joel and Elizabeth had a daughter Eveline age 2 in the 1860 Census, Madison County, AR.
Find marriage: ELLEN WALKER to L. L. MEACHEM, June 9, 1880, Book D, page 124, Barry County, MO.
1880 Census, Carroll County, AR., Eureka Springs. MEACHEM, Lemuel L., age 25 (born abt. 1855)born IL,Father born NY, Mother born PA. wife, Ellen age 32 (born abt. 1848) born MO,Father born MO, Mother born IL. Elizabeth STITES age 55 widowed living in household as M-in-law, says born IL.Father and Mother born MO
Sylvester STITES and Mary T. STITES are in the same household, 10 years advanced in age.Say both born in AR in 1880 census report.Father born MO, Mother born IL
What can be the answers?
What other given names did Ellen go by?
What was the WALKER given name?
Shaken those trees hoping the leaves to fall with the answers.