Posting this for a friend, so please e-mail her directly... thanks...
I am looking for information on the following families:
Allen Nathan Puckett m. Rebecca Courtney lived in Red Willow Co., NB.Allen was still living in 1920-age listed as 86 yrs. of age... in the town of Indianola with granddaughter Rosella Wolfe, 31 yrs. old. Allen and Rebecca had at least two daughters- unk. named daughter who married a Wolfe and had the above granddaughter, andLaura Ida Puckett b. ca 1869 in OH who married James Monroe Hamilton ca, 1887.
Laura and James had at least three children, Lela,b. 19 May 1898 in McCook, Ray b. ca 1889, and Earl b. ca 1891.In 1920, James had died and Laura was a widow living with her two sons- Ray listed as 31 yrs of age, single, born in NB, working as a laborer of odd jobs and Earl, listed as 29 yrs of age, single, born in CO and working as a salesman in a grocery store.Also living with Laura is her daughter, Lela, aged 22 married and her husband, Edwin Callaway, aged 25 born in CO and working as a fireman with the railroad.
Lela and Edwin moved from NB to WA state where they lived in Yakima, WA until their deaths.There childre were Ruby Arlene; James; Patricia; Edward; Lois and Ina.
Anyone knowing any more information on this family I would certainly appreciate hearing from you.Lela was my husband's grandmother and there was an estrangement that led to no contact with his grandmother except occassionally.We really would like to know more about Grandma's family.Thanks... CarolBabyClams@yahoo.com