Thank you for your response.My Aunt sent me her genealogy information just before she passed away.In it was the family information of Noah Andrew "Andy" Tounzen.The information was given to her by J. E. Bowen O'Kelly; and H. P. Saylor; the 1870 Crawford Co., Census; and Bk "B" Crawford Co., Ark. Marriage records; History in Headstones; 1900 Census of Crawford Co., Ocker Funeral Home, Van Buren, Ark.Your name is also on this sheet as a source, I appreciate the clarification concerning Noah's birthplace.
The other information on this sheet is as follows:
Noah Andrew "Andy" Tounzen, born 1860, Scott Co., Ark.; died?? and burried in the Salem Cem. Crawford Co., Ark.;
1st)Married 9 dec 1883 in Crawford Co., Ark. by J. Brim. To Bowen, Margaret Deliah, born in 1867 in Rudy, Crawford Co., Ark.; She died 20 Nov. 1898 in Van Buren, Crawford Co., Ark. and burried in the Salem Cemetery in Crawford Co., Ark. She was the daughter of William Bowen and Melinda C. Coatney Bowen.
2nd) Married Lucinda Lewallen, 19 July 1903 in Crawford Co., Ark.;
The cildren from the first marriage:
1.)Mary Francis Emeline "Franky", born 13 Feb 1885 in Van Buren, Crawford Co., Ark.She married Charles H Flaherty, and died 13 Sept. 1956, is burried in the Pevehouse Cemetery in Crawford Co., Ark.;
2.) Olie Viola, died as a child age 9.burried in Salem Cem.
3.) Melcine, burned as an infant, died age 16 or 18 months.Burried in Salem Cem. Crawford Co., Ark.
4.) Wm Jefferson "Bud", born Nov. 1891. died Sept 1919 and burried in Salem Cem.
5.) Johnny, born 20 Jan 1896, died 20 Jan 1897. Bur. in Salem Cem.
6) Andy, born 20 Jan 1897; died 24 Dec 1966 and burried in Gill Cem. Crawford County Ark.He married Golda Walters on 16 Feb 1920.
Children of the 2nd marriage:
1.)Lela (no other information on her).
2.)James Sanford, born 17 Sept 1905, he died 12 July 1948, burried in Gill Cem.;
3.)Mildred Lyda Adline, she married Sam Wise; no other information on this person.
Franky, Bud, and Andy were living with Mary E. Tounzen, their grandmother when the 1900 Census took place.
If you have any other information that would shed light on this family, or on the parentage of John Daniel Tounzen, I would appreciate your help.There is a theory of who might be John Daniel's father.
Thank you again,