Might have more to offer, but most info in our family is "apocryphal".My father was Cleo Leon Bateman (CL), born 1920 in Independence KS. His father was Don James Bateman, 1900(?), unknown where. CL's mother was Goldie Kelly, born 1900(?), again unknown where.CL's maternal grandfather was supposedly Ray Storm, heavy Cherokee.
Cleo married June Squires Cooper (born 1920, born Wheeling West Virginia).Lots of children - family mostly in Tulsa, though now spread all over.Don Leon Bateman (b.1944, d.1974), Diane Lynn (Bateman) Baker (b.1946), Bruce Arthur Bateman (b. 1947, d.1992), Lance Ward Bateman (b.1951), Susan Lee (Bateman) Newton (b.1954), Lori Ann Bateman (b.1956), Jack Devereaux Bateman (b.1958).