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Ch 7.4 - William Marble   |   Ch 7.6 - Mary A.   |   Ch 7.7 - Benjamin A.   |   Ch 7.8 - Elizabeth M.   |   Ch 7.11 - Mahala E.
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Descendants of Andrew W. Halford

Chapter 3.7 of Part III -- Descendants of Wooten Harris

By Garda M. Hodgson


CHILDREN OF ANDREW W. HALFORD AND LINZA E. LEIGH
(Child #7 of Elizabeth Harris and Andrew Halford)

Andrew Wilson Halford4 (Eliz. Harris3, Wooten2, Isaac1) was born May 13, 1830, in Wayne County, Tennessee, and died August 27, 1907, in Edinburg, Christian County, Illinois. He married Linza Eleanor Leigh on February 1, 1855, in Fayette County, Illinois. She was born May 11, 1838, in Maury County, Tennessee, the daughter of J. P. Whitmill Whitfield Leigh and Diniah H. Dodson. She died December 11, 1916. They were buried in Edinburg Cemetery, Christian County, Illinois. Some of their children spelled their name Hallford.

    Children:
    1. + Nancy Elizabeth HALFORD   b 15 Feb 1856; m Isaac B. ROBERTSON
    2. + Ellen "Peg" HALFORD   b 1859; m William WEST
    3. + Hester Ann HALFORD   b 10 May 1861; m Thomas Basil PRATER
    4. Josephine E. HALFORD b 26 Mar 1864, Christian Co., IL, d 29 May 1911, Edinburg, Christian Co., IL, bur Edinburg Cem., Christian Co., IL; m 12 Feb 1880, Fayette Co., IL, William Douglas JERDAN   [s/o James Martin JERDAN4 (Mary Harris3, Wooten2, Isaac1) and Theresa RHODES (Thos2., Alex1. ] b 19 Aug 1860, Hurricane Twp., Fayette Co., IL, d 16 Dec 1921, Cowden, Shelby Co., IL) children listed under his name (this Part, Chapter 9, Descendants of Mary Harris); he m 2nd Luella Floy Prater, record below
    5. + James Weeden HALLFORD   b 30 Jul 1867; m Millie Rosette LEIGH
    6. + Seymour Seygonia HALFORD   b 8 Jul 1869; m Rose Lee MARTIN
    7. Ida HALFORD b Apr 1870 (b Apr age 2mo - 1870, Christian Co., IL, not listed in 1880 census)
    8. + Clarence Houston HALLFORD   b 21 Oct 1874; m 1st Emma Seletha WATKINS, m 2nd Mrs. Minerva C. KIRBY
    9. + Herbert Edward HALFORD   b 25 Jun 1877; m 1st Cora B. PRATER; m 2nd Mrs. Mollie Bell (PARKER) HANEY
    10. Eurie Fay HALFORD b 29 May 1884, Christian Co., IL, d 9 Apr 1966, Cowden, Shelby CO., IL; m 1st Fred LINDSEY, div; m 2nd 19 Jan 1933, Arthur BAIRD


CHILDREN OF NANCY E. HALFORD AND ISAAC B. ROBERTSON
(Child #1 of Andrew Wilson Halford and Linza Eleanor Leigh)

Nancy Elizabeth Halford5 (Andrew W4., Eliz. Harris3, Wooten2, Isaac1) was born February 15, 1856, near Ramsey, Fayette County, Illinois, and died February 28, 1953, at Cowden, Shelby County, Illinois. She married Isaac Butler Robertson, son of Ebenezer Alexander Robertson and Rebecca Matthews, on November 6, 1872, at St. Louis, Missouri. They were from Edinburg, Christian County, Illinois when they married. He was born March 13, 1846, in Kentucky, and died January 23, 1926, at Cowden, Shelby County, Illinois.

    Children:
    1. Alpharette Marie ROBERTSON b 7 Sep 1873, Hurricane Twp., Fayette Co., IL, d 18 Mar 1874
    2. + Mary Bell ROBERTSON   b 17 Feb 1875; m 17 Apr 1894, Samuel Robert FARRAND
    3. Joseph Cecil ROBERTSON b 9 Jul 1877, Hurricane Twp., FayetteCo., IL, d 15 Jun 1915; m 8 Feb 1910, Oklahoma MOORE

      Children:
      1. Roscoe Leroy ROBERTSON b 10 Nov 1910
      2. Marjorie Marguerite ROBERTSON

    4. + Ebenezer Alexander ROBERTSON   b 29 Sep 1879; m 1st Sarah BAKER; m 2nd Mabel PHILIPS
    5. Andrew Wilson ROBERTSON b 6 Jun 1882, IL, d 14 Apr 1883
    6. Lesley Leigh ROBERTSON b 17 Dec 1885, Buckhart Twp., Christian Co., IL; m 22 Jun 1915, Vera FRY b 4 Aug 1884

      Children of Lesley W. Robertson and Vera Fry:
      1. Janice Nel ROBERTSON b 4 Jun 1917, Argyle, Lafayette Co. WI; m 22 Jun 1940, David THOMAS, b 23 May 1923
      2. Louis Lee ROBERTSON b 17 May 1919; m 20 May 1942, Little Mary COFFEE, b 12 Sep 1920, Mineral Wells, Parker Co., TX
      3. Harold Thomas ROBERTSON (liv)
      4. Howard Thomas ROBERTSON (liv)

    7. Fred Homer ROBERTSON b 17 Apr 1889, Edinburg, Christian Co., IL, d 23 May 1924; m 10 Jun 1910, Helen MOORE, d/o Lafayette MOORE

      Children of Fred Homer Robertson and Helen Moore:
      1. Herschel ROBERTSON
      2. Joe ROBERTSON
      3. Mary ROBERTSON
      4. Freda ROBERTSON
      5. Herbert ROBERTSON

    8. William Everett ROBERTSON b 29 Jun 1894, Shelbyville, Shelby Co., IL; m 7 Jul 1917, Reatha Ina BUFFENMEYER b 27 Dec 1897

      Children of William Everett Robertson and Reatha I. Buffmeyer:
      1. George William ROBERTSON b 24 Jul 1918; m 24 Jul 1918, Alma Catherine NANCE
      2. Leslie Caroll ROBERTSON b 25 Dec 1921; m 10 Apr 1944, Anna Bell BARTON, b 12 Oct 1922
      3. Harold Kermit ROBERTSON b 14 Sep 1925; m 18 Jun 1946, Imelda TIPSWORD, b 1 Apr 1924
      4. Reatha Eileen ROBERTSON (liv)

    9. Mason ROBERTSON b 29 Jun 1896, IL, d 2 Feb 1897
    10. Linza Fern ROBERTSON b 4 Apr 1898, Cowden, Shelby Co., IL; m 11 Apr 1916, Andrew Glen McNANAWAY b 17 Sep 1893

      Children of Linza Fern Robertson and Andrew G. McNanaway:
      1. Leslie Kenneth McNANAWAY b 8 Jan 1918; m 29 Sep 1946, Mary A. DIAL
      2. Robert Glen McNANAWAY b 22 Dec 1927; m 27 Mar 1954, Regina METGHER



CHILDREN OF MARY B. ROBERTSON AND SAMUEL R. FARRAND
(Child #2 of Nancy Elizabeth Halford and Isaac Butler Robertson)

Mary Bell Robertson6 (Nancy E. Halford5 Andrew W4., Eliz. Harris3, Wooten2, Isaac1) was born February 17, 1875 in Hurricane Township, Fayette County, Illinois, and died May 2, 1948. She married Samuel Robert Farrand on April 17, 1894. He was born April 27, 1872 and died April 17, 1948. The record of this family is not complete.

    Children:
    1. William Isaac FARRAND b 6 Jun 1895, d 14 Oct 1943, Detroit, Wayne Co. MI; m Jennie ZUBR

      Child of William I. Farrand and Jennie Zubr:
      1. Irene FARRAND; m Harold DAVIS

    2. Elsie Viola FARRAND b 17 Jan 1898, d 17 Apr 1966; m 10 Nov 1920, Edward Alexander SMITH b 8 Mar 1895

      Children:
      1. Harold Leigh SMITH b 4 May 1921; m 28 May 1947, Letta Mae FANCHER b 12 Jul 1922
      2. Edward Anthony SMITH b 9 Sep 19 ? ; m 18 Jan 1945, Helen Ruth KRUGER, b 18 Aug 1923
      3. Eleanor Irene SMITH b 5 Dec 1927; m 21 Aug 1948, Maxmillion TOLAN, b 5 May 1923
      4. Lavina Pauline SMITH (liv)

    3. Enos Raymond FARRAND b 19 Jul 1900, d 4 Mar 1933; m 1st Ruth RIDEOUT; m 2nd Ethel CROSBY
    4. Bell Irene FARRAND b 17 Jan 1903, d Jun 1962; m Lytton C. CARTWRIGHT b Jun 1903

      Children of Bell I. Farrand and Lytton C. Cartwright:
      1. Roberta Eileen CARTWRIGHT b 26 Oct 1926; m Vito Anthony PALAZZOLO, b 13 May 1924
      2. Betty Louise CARTWRIGHT (liv)

    5. La Vena Pauline FARRAND b 19 Aug 1905; m 30 Jun 1922, Lee BARTON
    6. Ogretta Mae FARRAND b 1 Jun 1908; m 6 Apr 1927, Earl STEVENSON b 7 Feb 1907
    7. Samuel Robert FARRAND b 11 Feb 1915; m 1st Helen WEISSING; m 2nd Mary BENYA


CHILDREN OF EBENEZER A. ROBERTSON AND MABEL PHILIPS
(Child #4 of Nancy Elizabeth Halford and Isaac Butler Robertson)

Ebenezer Alexander Robertson6 (Nancy E. Halford5 Andrew W4., Eliz. Harris3, Wooten2, Isaac1) was born September 29, 1879 in Fillmore, Montgomery County, Illinois. He was married twice. He married Sarah Baker on September 22, 1900. He and his second wife, Mabel Philips, were married on July 7, 1910. This is a partial record of the family.

    Children of Ebenezer A. Robertson and Mabel Phillips:
    1. Ralph P. ROBERTSON 27 May 1911, Springfield, Sangamon Co., IL; m 1st 12 Feb 1934, Alma Clara HAGEN; m 2nd 17 Sep 1955, Anna Lugene PERRY b 10 Jun 1910
    2. Bettie ROBERTSON, Springfield, Sangamon Co., IL; m Mr. ANDERSON
    3. Marjorie ROBERTSON, Springfield, Sangamon Co., IL; m Mr. KEMMERUDE
    4. Paul Loren ROBERTSON b 12 Jul 1917, Springfield, Sangamon Co., IL; m 27 May 1938, Eva Alvira WAAGE b 4 Apr 1921, Blanchardville, LaFayette Co., WI
    5. Thelma ROBERTSON, Springfield, Sangamon Co., IL; m Mr. KIEFER


CHILDREN OF ELLEN HALFORD AND WILLIAM WEST
(Child #2 of Andrew Wilson Halford and Linza Eleanor Leigh)

Ellen "Peg" Halford5 (Andrew W4., Eliz. Harris3, Wooten2, Isaac1) was born in Christian County, Illinois in about 1859; she was age 21 when the Christian County, Illinois 1880 census was taken for Buckhart Township. She died in 1940 in Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois. She married William West, son of Alfred West and Nancy Wilson, on January 6, 1880 in Fayette County, Illinois. He was born in Hamilton County, Ohio in about 1858; he was 22 years of age when the 1880 census was taken. The birth records of some of their children were found in Christian County, Illinois Birth Records Book A and B.

    Children:
    1. Garfield WEST b 12 Nov 1880, Buckhart Twp., Christian Co., IL
    2. (male child) WEST b 26 Sep 1881, Buckhart Twp., Christian Co., IL
    3. Rollie Benton WEST 11 Apr 1885, Southfork Twp., Christian Co., IL
    4. (male child) WEST b 18 Aug 1889, Buckhart Twp., Christian Co, IL

      Additional children named by the family:
    5. Chester WEST (killed when hit in the head by ball when playing baseball)
    6. Almond WEST m  ?  had son Curtis WEST lived around Detroit, MI
    7. Elsie WEST m Mr. LEEPER, bur in Alaska


CHILDREN OF HESTER A. HALFORD AND THOMAS B. PRATER
(Child #3 of Andrew Wilson Halford and Linza Eleanor Leigh)

Hester Ann Halford5 (Andrew W4., Eliz. Harris3, Wooten2, Isaac1) was born May 10, 1861, in Fayette County, Illinois, and died September 3, 1949, in Cowden, Shelby County, Illinois. She married Thomas Basil Prater, son of Thomas Jefferson Prater and Lucetta Casey, on October 6, 1880, in Christian County, Illinois. He was born in September 26, 1858 at Taylorville, Christian County, Illinois, and died January 5, 1905.

    Children:
    1. (infant child) PRATER, Christian Co., IL, d 21 Aug 1881
    2. Virgil LeRoy PRATER b 8 Apr 1883, Christian Co., IL, d infant
    3. Luella Floy PRATER b 6 May 1884, Christian Co., IL, d 27 Dec 1958, bur Mound Cem., Cowden, Shelby Co., IL; m William Douglas JERDEN   [s/o James Martin JERDEN 4 (Mary Harris3, Wooten2, Isaac1) and Thurza RHODES3 (Thos2, Alex1)] b 19 Aug 1860, Hurricane Twp., Fayette Co., IL, d 16 Dec 1921, Cowden, Shelby Co., IL; no children; he m 1st 12 Feb 1880, Fayette Co., IL, Josephine E. HALFORD see her record above,   their children listed under William's name, above
    4. + Ellis PRATER   b 2 Dec 1885; m Lena Ivalou NANCE
    5. Arizona "Zona" PRATER b 20 Oct 1887, Edinburg, Christian Co., IL; m 10 Sep 1910, Christian Co., IL, Edith WITHEM b 29 Mar 1891

      Children:
      1. Ursula Hester PRATER b 23 Nov 1912; m 21 Jun 1952, Frederick PETTENGILL b 20 Aug 1909
      2. Arthur D. PRATER b 4 Oct 1919; m 23 Feb 1952, Rosemary McDONALD b 23 Jun 1922

    6. + Cleo Grace PRATER   b 26 Feb 1890; m Frank BIRD
    7. Hallyard "Hallie" PRATER b 2 Feb 1892, Christian Co., IL, d 16 Aug 1961, bur Mound Cem., Cowden, Shelby Co., IL; m 5 Feb 1913, Christian Co., IL, Gladys SMITH b 20 Nov 1894, Mode, Shelby Co., IL

      Children of Hallyard Prater and Gladys Smith:
      1. Miss PRATER; accidentally run over by a wagon
      2. Malburt Martin PRATER b 22 Sep 1917; m Violet HUNT, b 12 Jan 1912
      3. Merle Dean PRATER b 4 Mar 1928; m Mattie Faye WITTINGTON, b Sep 1928

    8. Dayton PRATER b 15 Nov 1893, Edinburg, Christian Co., IL; m 24 Nov 1914, Daisy Maud SMITH b 11 Dec 1895, Mode, Shelby Co., IL

      Children of Dayton Prater and Daisey M. Smith:
      1. Alice Hester PRATER b 22 Aug 1915, Cowden, Shelby Co., IL; m 10 Oct 1937, Dan Elsworth MURRAY, Jr., b 26 Mar 1915
      2. Ernest Kendall PRATER b 20 Jun 1917, Cowden, Shelby Co., IL, d Mar 1918
      3. Charles Raymond PRATER b 17 Oct 1918, Cowden, Shelby Co., IL; m 19 Jun 1945, Marcella GUTEK
      4. John Dayton PRATER b 18 Jul 1921, Cowden, Shelby Co., IL
      5. Mary Marie PRATER b 27 May 1925, Cowden, Shelby Co., IL

    9. Verna "Toots" PRATER b 20 Dec 1895, Christian Co., IL; m Apr 1917, Louis Harrison PHILLIPS b 27 Dec 1894

      Children of Verna Prater and Louis H. Phillips:
      1. Ray "Louis" PHILLIPS b 28 Nov 1919; m Apr 1946, Betty Mae BAUGHMAN, b 22 Jan 1924
      2. Robert Earl PHILLIPS (liv)

    10. + Gordon PRATER   b 31 Aug 1898; m Ina Lorraine LOCKHART
    11. + Lila PRATER   b 24 Apr 1902; m Willie Calvin DUNAWAY


CHILDREN OF ELLIS PRATER AND LENA IVALOU NANCE
(Child #4 of Hester Ann Halford and Thomas Basil Prater)

Ellis Prater6 (Hester A. Halford5, Andrew W4., Eliz. Harris3, Wooten2, Isaac1) was born December 2, 1885 in Christian County, Illinois, and died on December 11, 1958 near Cowden, Shelby County, Illinois. He married Lena Ivalou Nance, daughter of Thomas Nance and Viola McDaniel, on April 11, 1905 in Vandalia, Fayette County, Illinois. She was born on June 6, 1889, and died on December 15, 1968. They were buried in Mound Cemetery, Cowden, Shelby County, Illinois.

    Children:
    1. Thomas Glenwood PRATER b 7 Jan 1906, Cowden, Shelby Co., IL; m 23 May 1925, Shelby Co., IL, Vesta Ethel MILLER (d/o John F. MILLER and Maggie JONES)

      Child of Thomas G. Prater and Vesta E. Miller:
      1. Robert Glenwood PRATER b 26 May 1927, Cowden, Shelby Co., IL; m 11 Jul 1945, Decatur, Macon Co., IL, Doris Elaine BADOREK b 8 Jul 1927

    2. (infant) PRATER b 26 May 1908, d 29 May 1908
    3. Opal Izettia PRATER b 30 Apr 1909, Assumption, Christian Co., IL, d 28 Mar 1970, auto accident; m 15 Mar 1930, Chicago, Cook Co., IL, Joseph Victor ANDREWS (s/o Walter ANDREZEJEWSKI and Catherine PAULAK)
    4. La Veda Irene PRATER b 30 Oct 1911, Assumption, Christian Co., IL; m 15 Mar 1930, Chicago, Cook Co., IL, Stanley Robert ANDREWS (s/o Walter ANDREZEJEWSKI and Catherine PAULAK)
    5. Bulah Viola PRATER b Jan 1914, Edinburg, Christian Co., IL; m 1st 13 Jun 1933, Jalmer John ERICKSON b 4 Sep 1910, Ishpeming, Marquette Co., MI, div 1948; m 2nd 8 Jan 1949, Sangamon Co., IL, Claude Arthur BRADSHAW b 30 Jan 1906, Latham, Logan Co., IL
    6. Lois Wanda PRATER b 12 Aug 1916, Christian Co., IL; m 20 May 1944, Chicago, Cook Co., IL, Bruno Antonio Guiseppe MAZZETTI (s/o Creste MAZZETTI and Stellina GALASI) b 18 May 1899, Casarano, Massa-Carrara, Italy


CHILDREN OF CLEO GRACE PRATER AND FRANK BIRD
(Child #6 of Hester Ann Halford and Thomas Basil Prater)

Cleo Grace Prater6 (Hester A. Halford5, Andrew W4., Eliz. Harris3, Wooten2, Isaac1) was born February 26, 1890 in Christian County, Illinois, and died January 27, 1965. She was buried in Mound Cemetery, Cowden, Shelby County, Illinois. She married Frank Bird.

    Children:
    1. Vallie Erma BIRD b 17 Jun 1909; m 11 Nov 1932, Van R. TANNER
    2. Evelyn Orveda BIRD b 5 May 1914; m 3 Sep 1938, Emil FERRERO, b 22 Jan 1914
    3. Melba Irene BIRD b 2 Aug 1913; m 6 May 1935, James Franklin WAGNER b 25 Oct 1917
    4. Frank Woodrow BIRD b 27 Oct 1918; m 2 Dec 1939, Mary Jane CAYSE, b 16 Mar 1916
    5. Wanda Mae BIRD b 14 Dec 1919; m 2 Jan 1937, Lew Alva MILLER, b 29 Mar 1918
    6. June BIRD; m Mr. HYANS (order of birth not known)
    7. Jennings Bryan BIRD; m 14 May 1948, Belva Rose RICH, b 25 Nov 1928
    8. Thomas Prater BIRD b 10 Dec 1928, d 25 Jan 1969; m 27 Feb 1954, Patricia GASTOE
    9. Cleo Hester BIRD (liv)


CHILDREN OF GORDON PRATER AND INA LORRAINE LOCKHART
(Child #10 of Hester Ann Halford and Thomas Basil Prater)

Gordon Prater6 (Hester A. Halford5, Andrew W4., Eliz. Harris3, Wooten2, Isaac1) was born August 31, 1898 in Christian County, Illinois. He married February 4, 1919 Ina Lorraine Lockhart on February 4, 1919. She was born July 9, 1899.

    Children:
    1. Miriam PRATER b 13 Mar 1920; m John M. TOOTHMAN, b 27 Aug 1918
    2. Everett Leroy PRATER b 29 Aug 1925; m 8 Nov 1947, Joan MANSHIP, b 2 Oct 1928
    3. Charles Russell PRATER b 12 Dec 1929; m 11 Aug 1968, Ruby Gladys PHEGLEY
    4. Gordon Dale PRATER (liv)
    5. Roy Dean PRATER (liv)


CHILDREN OF LILA PRATER AND WILLIE CALVIN DUNAWAY
(Child #11 of Hester Ann Halford and Thomas Basil Prater)

Lila Prater6 (Hester A. Halford5, Andrew W. Halford4, Eliz. Harris3, Wooten2, Isaac1) was born April 24, 1902 in Christian County, Illinois. She marred Willie Calvin "Cal" Dunaway, on 24 Dec 1919. He was born April 2, 1897.

    Children:
    1. Carroll Calvin DUNAWAY b 1 Oct 1920; m 20 Dec 1941, Bettnia Jane McCONNELL
    2. Waunita Ruth DUNAWAY; m Lonnie BANNING
    3. Billie Kendall DUNAWAY b 29 Aug 1925, Shelby Co., IL; m Gladys Ilene BOLDS
    4. Donald Lea DUNAWAY (liv)
    5. Marita Ann DUNAWAY (liv)


CHILDREN OF JAMES W. HALLFORD AND MILLIE R. LEE
(Child #5 of Andrew Wilson Halford and Linza Eleanor Leigh)

James Weeden Halford5 (Andrew W4., Eliz. Harris3, Wooten2, Isaac1) was born July 30, 1867, in Christian County, Illinois, and died June 30, 1959 at Edinburg, Christian County, Illinois. He married Millie Rosette Lee, daughter of Richard Lee and Sarah Holland, on March 31, 1896, in Christian County, Illinois. She was born May 7, 1873 in Christian County, Illinois, and died August 31, 1947. They were buried in Edinburg Cemetery, Christian County, Illinois. His children all spell their surname with two "l's" (Hallford). They were living in Buckhart Township, Christian County, Illinois when the 1900 and 1910 censuses were taken.

    Children:
    1. Glen Edwin HALLFORD b 9 May 1900, IL; m 27 Sep 1925, Daisey Mae GRIFFIN b 23 Nov 1899
    2. Ernest Lee HALLFORD b 7 Aug 1901, IL, d 12 Oct 1968
    3. Mattella May HALLFORD b 8 May 1905, Edinburg, Christian Co., IL; m 31 May 1925, Ernest Loren DAVIS
    4. Russell Herman HALLFORD b 12 Aug 1906, IL; m Feb 1928, Donna HUNTING b 10 Jun 1910
    5. Virgil James HALLFORD b 13 Jun 1908, IL; m 11 Dec 1929, Helen Irene MARTIN b 10 Jul 1908
    6. Neva Irene HALLFORD b 30 Oct 1911, IL; m 27 Sep 1931, William Joseph COOPER b 22 Sep 1910
    7. Ralph Paul HALLFORD b 13 May 1913, IL; m 10 Feb 1941, Dorothy Frances ZESSON b 1 Aug 1918


CHILDREN OF SEYMOUR S. HALFORD AND ROSE L. MARTIN
(Child #6 of Andrew Wilson Halford and Linza Eleanor Leigh)

Seymour Segonie Halford5 (Andrew W4., Eliz. Harris3, Wooten2, Isaac1) was born July 8, 1869, Edinburg, Christian County, Illinois, and died January 17, 1954, at Edinburg. He married Rose Lee Martin, daughter of Isaac Newton Martin and Anna Elizabeth Cagle, on August 17, 1888, in Edinburg, Christian County, Illinois. Rose was born January 23, 1871, in Edinburg, Christian County, Illinois, and died in Edinburg on May 10, 1949. She and her husband were buried in Edinburg Cemetery there.

    Children:
    1. + Ellis HALFORD   b 20 Apr 1889; m 1st Florence Edith CAREY; m 2nd Claudia GUTZWILLER
    2. Euris HALFORD b 3 Feb 1891, Edinburg, Christian Co., IL; m 13 Jan 1912, Mabel SWIGERT b 20 Oct 1891

      Children:
      1. Kenwood Amos HALFORD b 11 Nov 1912, Edinburg, Christian Co., IL; m 22 Apr 1931, Aline BIBLE
      2. Helen Lorene HALFORD b 23 Jan 1914, Edinburg, Christian Co., IL; m 1st Aug 1936, William WOMACK, div; m 2nd John BOURLAND b 1 Apr 1913
      3. Ellen R. HALFORD b 22 Jan 1915, Edinburg, Christian Co., IL, d as an infant

    3. Marie HALFORD b 17 Jan 1897, Edinburg, Christian Co., IL; m 7 Sep 1920, Frank H. ORR b 1890 (30-1920), (div no ch); m 2nd Alonzo REED b 29 Dec  ? , d Jun 1954
    4. Archie HALFORD, b 19 Aug 1899, Edinburg, Christian Co., IL, d 29 Aug 1966, Edinburg, Christian Co., IL; m 29 Dec 1916, Viola "Vita" Juanita HAGEN b 1 Jan 1900, Fayette Co., IL, d 14 Aug 1966, Modesto, Macoupin Co.,IL; div

      Children:
      1. Aaron Ted HALFORD b 14 Apr 1918; m 23 Mar 1946, Veta Eileen PATRICK b 26 Sep 1925
      2. Violet Darlene HALFORD b 29 Jul 1919; m 11 Jun 1938, Melvin Earl AUSTIN b 21 Mar 1915
      3. Vivian Lorene HALFORD b 2 Mar 1921, d 3 Mar 1921

    5. Ethyl HALFORD b 14 Jun 1901, Edinburg, Christian Co., IL; m Glen Cecil HAGEN b 14 Apr 1896, Fayette Co., IL; m 2nd 1922, Homer M. RHODES,   [s/o Benjamin Franklin RHODES5 (Robt. H4., Susannah Harris 3, Zach.2, Isaac1) and Cynthia E. TUCKER] b 13 Jun 1895, Christian Co., IL; no record of any children by second husband; [Robt. H. Rhodes3 also s/o Anderson Rhodes2 (Alex.1)]

      Children of Ethyl Halford and Glen C. Hagen:
      1. (infant) HAGEN b 1918 (stillborn)
      2. Rosemary HAGEN b 25 Oct 1919, Edinburg, Christian Co., IL, d 27 Aug 1970; m 1st 14 Jan 1940, Frank HITT; m 2nd 22 Oct 1949, Daris HOOVER; m 3rd John "Jack" VANDER VRIES

    6. Seymour Segonie HALFORD b 23 Nov 1906, Edinburg, Christian Co., IL, d 1906
    7. Hallye HALFORD b 29 Jan 1908, Edinburg, Christian Co., IL, d 5 Nov 1979; m 30 Nov 1929, Eva YEAMAN b 18 Dec 1907, Mechanicsburg, Sangamon Co., IL
    8. Eulalia Rose HALFORD b 4 Jul 1918, Edinburg, Christian Co., IL; m 12 Nov 1931, William Andrew BAIRD b 18 Jul 1910; m 2nd 8 Sep 1965, Lester Francis ROGERS b 30 Oct 1906


CHILDREN OF ELLIS HALFORD AND WIVES
(1)   FLORENCE EDITH CAREY   AND   (2)   CLAUDIA GUTZWILLER

(Child #1 of Seymour Seygonia Halford and Rose Lee Martin)

Ellis Halford6 (Seymour S5., Andrew W4., Eliz. Harris3, Wooten2, Isaac1) was born April 20, 1889 in Edinburg, Christian County, Illinois, and died on July 13, 1954 in Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois. He was married twice. He married his first wife, Florence Edith Carey on May 23, 1906. They later divorced. Florence was born March 24, 1888 in Illinois, and died on July 12, 1961. He married his second wife, Claudia Gutzwiller, on April 30, 1921. She was born on January 4, 1904.

    Children of Ellis Halford and Florence E. Carey:
    1. Gladys Yvetta HALFORD b 17 Aug 1907, Rochester, Sangamon Co., IL; m 24 Aug 1924, Albert SCHULTZ b 19 Nov 1902, Mt. Pulaski, Logan Co., IL
    2. Oral Paul HALFORD b 4 Jan 1910, Edinburg, Christian Co., IL; m 10 Jul 1933, Geneva LEE b 25 Jun 1917, Highbee, Randolph Co., MO
    3. Albert Iryll HALFORD b 16 Jun 1912, Rochester, Sangamon Co., IL, d 2 Jun 1952 Argo, Cook Co., IL; m 17 Jun 1939, Una Beatrice HEDGES b 14 Apr 1918, Stoddard Co., MO
    4. Seygonia Keith HALFORD b 4 Feb 1918, Rochester, Sangamon Co., IL
    Child of Ellis Halford and Claudia Gutzwiller:
    1. Brenzella Zoe HALFORD b 9 Sep 1928, Springfield, Sangamon Co., IL; m 30 Oct 1949, Robert BOTTORFF


CHILDREN OF CLARENCE H. HALLFORD AND EMMA S. WATKINS
(Child #8 of Andrew Wilson Halford and Linza Eleanor Leigh)

Clarence Houston Hallford5 (Andrew W4., Eliz. Harris3, Wooten2, Isaac1) was born October 21, 1874 in Christian County Illinois. He died March 7, 1953 and was buried in Edinburg Cemetery, Christian County, Illinois. He married his first wife Emma Seletha Watkins, daughter of Henry Watkins and Mary Little, on December 21, 1899 in Fayette County, Illinois. She was born May 12, 1877 and died in 1933. He married his second wife, Mrs. Minerva C. (Personette) Kirby on October 23, 1933. She was born October 3, 1884, and died June 26, 1942. She was buried in Oak Ridge Cemtery, Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois.

    Children of Clarence H. Hallford and Emma S. Watkins:
    1. Elsie Pearl HALLFORD b 8 Nov 1900, Buckhart Twp., Christian Co., IL; m 14 Dec 1918, Earl Frederick REQUARTH b 5 Nov 1897, d 10 Apr 1965

      Children:
      1. Eula Fern REQUARTH b 23 Aug 1921; m 28 Jul 1948, Louis Edward WALLS, b 22 Sep 1919
      2. Elmer Frederick REQUARTH b 20 May 1924; m 12 Aug 1949, Myra Evalyn MILLIGAN, b 10 Sep 1922
      3. Farlene Ruth REQUARTH b 28 Sep 1927; m 27 Mar 1949, Caliph Lee DAVIS, b 13 Sep 1925
      4. Cleo Irene REQUARTH (liv)
      5. Everett Wayne REQUARTH (liv)

    2. Lloyd William HALLFORD b 31 Jan 1902, Buckhart Twp., Christian Co., IL, d 6 Dec 1947; m 1st Elsie L. PEEL; m 2nd 9 Mar 1927, Almeda (BILLINGS) HUBBLE

      Children of Lloyd W. Hallford and Elsie M. Peel:
      1. Jeanette M. HALLFORD b 6 Apr 1923, d 31 Mar 1926
      2. Lloyd William HALLFORD, Jr., b 20 Feb 1925, d 14 Apr 1926

    3. Joshua Leroy HALLFORD b 31 Jul 1910, Buckhart Twp., Christian Co., IL; m 3 Apr 1931, Chicago, Cook Co., IL, Violet Pauline HAWKINS b 20 Nov 1910, Chicago, Cook Co., IL
    4. Mildred Marcella HALLFORD b 29 Jul 1916, Buckhart Twp., Christian Co., IL; m 1st 21 Jul 1936, Stanley SHARMAN b 15 Aug 1915; m 2nd 17 Sep 1969, Daniel TRIMARCO b 27 Mar 1917; m 3rd 19 Jun 1969, Clem WHITTMAN b 12 Mar 1934
    5. Mary Linza HALLFORD b 28 Mar 1919, Buckhart Twp., Christian Co., IL; m 1st 20 Oct 1940, Ernest DIXON b 1 Jul 1916, d 21 Oct 1966; m 2nd 2 Nov 1968, Wiley McKEE b 25 Jan 1917


CHILDREN OF HERBERT EDWARD HALFORD AND WIVES
(1)   CORA B. PRATER   (2)   MOLLIE BELL PARKER

(Child #9 of Andrew Wilson Halford and Linza Eleanor Leigh)

Herbert Edward Halford5 (Andrew W4., Eliz. Harris3, Wooten2, Isaac1) was born June 25, 1877 in Christian County, Illinois, and died February 15, 1966. He was married twice. He married his first wife, Cora B. Prater, daughter of George W. Prater and Spicey E. Ferris, on September 5, 1901 in Christian County, Illinois. She was born in June 1883 in Christian County, Illinois, and died in 1906. His second wife, Mrs. Mollie Bell (Parker) Haney, was born on June 25, 1881.

    Children of Herbert E. Halford and Cora B. Prater:
    1. Volta F. HALFORD, b 16 Jul 1902, Christian Co., IL; m 1st Charles I. WILSON; m 2nd C. B. STANBAUGH

      Child of Volta F. Halford and Charles I. Wilson:
      1. Charles Lynn WILSON

    2. Bernice HALFORD b 4 Apr 1905, Christian Co., IL, d 1911

    Children of Herbert E. Halford and Mollie B. Parker:
    1. Herbert Gerald HALFORD b 31 Dec 1910; m Alma RILEY b 13 Jan 1914; lvd Edinburg, Christian Co., IL
    2. Woodrow LaRue HALFORD b 28 Feb 1913, Sangamon Co., IL; m 1st 9 Nov 1933, Myrtle Syndall MEIKLE b 1915, Tovey, Christian Co., IL; m 2nd Marian COOK, m 3rd 11 Aug 1945, Helen (CORDRAY) FREY


Research sources are listed in the Appendix

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