John Marshall Horton 1911-1980
Very complicated. I will try to help. Not knowing anything might be easier.
Franklin W Horton b abt 1872, probably in Wood Co, TX. He married Mollie Turman 28 Aug 1894 in Fannin Co, TX. They had 2 kids:
Lee Andrew 1896
Myrtle L 1902.
Frank married 2nd Hattie Matilda Jenkins abt 1905. Can't find record. Had 3 kids:
Laura Maggie 9 Jul 1909
John Marshall 20 Jul 1911
Frank died (again no record) and Hattie married Smith Anderson York. They had 4 kids:
Lessie Irene 1918
Odell (f) 1922
Hattie Matilda 1925
Smith Jr 1929.
Here is census breakdown:
1900 census Fannin Co, TX Frank, 27, TX, AL, AL; widowed in Silence J Mullens household with ?BIL? Fuller Turman
1910 census Lamar Co, TX Frank W, 38, TX, TX, TX; Hattie; Lee; Myrtle; Laura
1920 census Choctaw Co, OK S A York, Hattie; Marshall, Caroline, Lassie (all listed as York)
1930 census Polk Co, ARJ H Jenkins, Hattie; Marshall, Caroline, Lassie, Odell, Hattie, Smith (?all listed as Jenkins?)
1940 census Fannin Co, TX Sam A, Hattie M; Odell, Hattie M, Smith.
John Marshall Sr 20 Jul 1911- 13 May 1980 married Nezzie Lee Bradshaw 22 Jan 1916- 15 Aug 1976. His death cert says wife was Florence Dunn. John and Nezzie had John Marshall Jr 31 Jul 1943. Sketchy records indicate he had 3 wives; Melba Lois, Connie Gomez, and Kathy M.
Franklin is thought to be the son of David L and Nancy Elizabeth Ashby Horton. David was from Shelby Co, AL and Nancy was born in Wood Co, TX. They married abt 1864 and had 4 kids:
Martha Cumi 1865
John M 1868
Mary Ann 1875.
David died before 1880 and Nancy married Michael Welsh 3 Feb 1881.
David son of
Chapman L and Narcissa Richardson/
Abraham and Olivia Love Welsh/
John and Elizabeth Ivey/
Amos Timms and Elizabeth Peebles/
stepson of Daniel and Martha Timms Horton of England and Nansemond Co, VA