Hi all, Thanks for your reply. My husband, Alvin D. Slaton, died September 7, 2005 of liver cancer. Since my last posting, I learned his inheritage which I'll post here in case anyone is related. If you are, please feel free to write me. Also, if anyone finds any errors please let me know.
Alvin D. Slaton, b. 1-22-1932 d. 9-7-05; son of James Vernon Slaton and Eva (Evie) Reynolds. Married Sherri Hale (that's me) b. 1-28-1963 on 3-24-1989 in Austin, Travis Co.,Tx.
James Vernon Slaton b. September 1879 Ala. d. 3-4-1954 Bryan Co., OK; married Eva (Evie) Reynolds b. 3-18-1892 Tx d. 3-9-1959 Armore, OK. Eva married second, Le Roy Thomas.
James Vernon Slaton is the son of William McDaniel Slaton and Martha E. Wilson. William was b. 10-19-1852 GA. d. 10-21-1934 San Springs, Tulsa, OK.
1900 Cherokee Nation, Georgia Census:
Slaton William M m52 1900 GA Cen CherokeeNat 189 13A t11N # 17E IT 1852-08 m1878 h Martha E fGA mGA Slaton Martha E 6ch 1900 GA Cen CherokeeNat 189 13A IT 1854-04 m 1878 w W M fGA mGA Slaton James V 1900 AL Cen CherokeeNat 189 13A IT 1879-09 s W M
1910 11-Twp, Bryan Co., OK #144
Slaton, James V. 30 (states he was born in Georgia) Evie 18 b. Texasmarried 6 months
1920 Bokchito, Bryan Co., OK #110
Slaton, James V. 39 (states he was born in Alabama) Eva 27 Gladys E. 3 8/12
1930 Bokchito, Bryan Co., OK District 8 #35
Slaton, James V. 49b. Georgia Evel 34 Gladys 13 Gertrude 9 Alfred 1 6/12
Other children of William McDaniel and Martha E. Wilson are:
Charles M. b. 10-1881 Jessie Emily b. 4-20-1884 Edna b. 6-1887 William Charlotte 3-15-1889 Newell Z. b.6-1892
Children of James Vernon Slaton and Eva (Evie) Reynolds:
Alvin D. b. 1-22-1932 (My husband) Gladys E. b. 1917 m. Charles C. Cabe Gertrude Joan b. 8-31-1920 m. Leroy Brown Alfred b. 9-5-1928 m. Rita C. Jindra
------- Gladys d ? Gertrude d. 10-11-1997 Los Angeles, CA Alfred d. 6-8-2001 Downey, Los Angeles, CA
Eva (Evie) Reynolds is the daughter of John Peter Reynolds and Joanna Landers. John was b. 5-1870 d. aft 1930. Joanna was b. 3-1868 d. bef. 1920.
Kezie "Lizzie" M.b. 5-1897 m. J. W. Sossaman Joe P. b. 5-1895 m. Vassie R. Unknown Jessie Pearl b. 9-28-1902 CA d. 8-8-1981; m. Jack B. Woods John Jefferson b. 2-21-1908 d. 9-15-1985 California
Joanna Landers b. 3-1868 d. bef. 1920 is the d/o M. Felix C. Landers b. abt. 1828 d. aft. 1880 and Amanda Frances Holbert b. abt. 1828 and d. ?
If anyone has additional information or is related please contact me. My husband has children and I'm still working on his tree although we all know our genealogy is never really done, don't we? :)