Billingsley in Colorado
William Billingsley, so of Lennious and Mary (Hunter) Billingsley was born at Claiborne county Tennessee December 1, 1848 and married Rachel Bolinger at Claiborne county November 4, 1871.Sometime before 1900 William and Rachel moved to Colorado, but may have stopped for a time in Missouri.
Their children were:
1)Mary "Polly," born August 6, 1872;
2)Linneous, born July 12, 1873;
3)Joseph Hunter, born October 7, 1877;
4)Andrew, born May 12, 1881;
In the 1920 census Joseph and Andrew are in Otero county Colorado living in or near Rocky Ford.
Joseph married (1) ____, and married (2) Flora Ethel Allen.The children by his first wife were: 1)Ina, born at Idaho about 1908; 2) William, born at Colorado about 1910; 3) Herbert, born at Kansas about 1912; 4) Lewis, born at Washington about 1914; 5) Della, born at Washington about 1917.This family lived in or near Rocky Ford from about 1919 and where Joseph died in 1962.
The family of Andrew in Otero county included his wife, Alma K. ____, born at Wester Baten?, age 34.
Their children were:1)Joseph L., born at Colorado about 1909; 2) Hattie L., born at Colorado about 1911; 3) Alma K., born at Colorado about 1914; 4) Lena A., born at Colorado about July 1918.
Any help in locating any of these children and their descendants will be a big help.