Robert E. Parrott-
This is some of the info I have on Loraine Agnes Bethany and her sister Isabella Bethany. They were born July 2,1857 at Nelsonville, Austin County, Texas. Loraine married Martin Key Clemons Dec. 23, 1874. They had 13 children, Isabelle,Addie,Clara,Maude,Ida,Jennie,Ruth,Anna,Jim Bethany,Martin Glenn,Key Pressley,Alda William. A sister died in infancy. Loraine died Sept 25, 1901, Martin Key died May 28, 1936.
Isabella married Ira Augustine Clemons, January 14, 1874, at Nelsonville, Austin County, Texas. They had 15 children.James Austin,William Bethany, Irene,Ira A. Jr,John Martin, Lizzie Flake, Raymond Lamar (my grandfather), Addie Loraine,Henry Moore, Lewis Carroll, Lucy Belle,Ruth Joanna,Mary Dulce,Thomas Lincoln, Luther Creath. Isabelle died at Hempstead, Waller County, Texas on May 6, 1947. Her husband Ira on July 16, 1923.
I have quite a bit of info on both Loraine and Isabella's descendants through the year 1977. I am most interested in learning what you have on the family! For more information about the above and forward, please contact me directly at firstname.lastname@example.org .
John J Julian, Columbus, Ohio