The Dumas & Morris Family Repository


The Dumas & Morris Family Repository


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picture Catherine A. MORRIS

      Sex: F
AKA: Cassie 1
Individual Information
          Birth: 1850 - Abbeville, Lafayette, Mississippi, USA 1
    Christening: 
          Death: 
         Burial: 


Spouses and Children
1. *Lawrence J. DUMAS 1 
       Marriage: Bef 1875 1
         Status: 

Notes
Marriage Notes (Lawrence J. Dumas)
probably married in MS

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      Sex: F


Parents
         Father: John William MORRIS II
         Mother: Betty June MORRIS

Spouses and Children
1. *Frank Owen GRAHAM
       Marriage: 17 Dec 1967 - , Butte, California, USA 2 3
         Status: 
       Children:
                1. Living
                2. Living


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Charles Chester MORRIS

      Sex: M

Individual Information
          Birth: 4 Jan 1888 - Harrisville, Ritchie Co., WV 4
    Christening: 
          Death: Mar 1978 - Charleston, Kanawha Co., WV 4
         Burial: 


Parents
         Father: William B. MORRIS 4
         Mother: Mary Catherine GIBONEY 5 6

Spouses and Children
1. Living
       Children:
                1. Living
                2. Genevieve MORRIS 4
                3. Marjorie MORRIS 4


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Chesner Robert MORRIS

      Sex: M
AKA: Bob 8
Individual Information
          Birth: 14 May 1915 - Burley, Cassia, Idaho, USA 7 9 10 11 12 13
    Christening: 
          Death: 30 Oct 1999 - Grants Pass, Josephine, Oregon, USA 7 12 14
         Burial: in Russian River Cemetery, Ukiah, Mendocino, California, USA 7

Events
He worked as an Owned auto repair shop, also worked as a private contractor. 7
He was Jehovah's Witness. 7
Soc Sec Num: 535-34-9983. 12
He had a residence on 5 Jun 1917 in Burley, Cassia, Idaho, USA. 15
He had a residence on 1 May 1930 in Wallace, Benton Co., AR. 16
He had a residence on 4 Sep 1960 in Ukiah, Mendocino, California, USA. 17
He had a residence on 8 May 1965 in Grants Pass, Josephine, Oregon, USA. 18
He had a residence on 10 Apr 1971 in Grants Pass, Josephine, Oregon, USA. 19
He had a residence on 15 Aug 1995 in Grants Pass, Josephine, Oregon, USA. 20


Parents
         Father: Francis Avery MORRIS 21 22 23 24
         Mother: Verda Cecil PARK 21 23 24 25

Spouses and Children
1. *Letha Irene NOWLIN 26 
       Marriage: 15 Jul 1933 - Bentonville, Benton, Arkansas, USA 10 27 28 29 30
         Status: 
       Children:
                1. Robert Zane MORRIS 7
                2. Living
                3. Daniel Wayne MORRIS 7
                4. Living
                5. Living

Notes
Burial Notes:
Block M-4, Lot 1
General:
Chesner Robert "Bob" Morris was born 14 May 1915 in Burley, Cassia Co., ID. On 15 Jul 1933 in Bentonville, Benton Co., AR he married Letha Irene Nowlin. He died 30 Oct 1999 in Grants Pass, Josephine Co., OR. Bob played the guitar and sang when he was young and was very good. At one time he had an auto repair shop in Ukiah, but when he moved to Oregon he started building homes. He built his own home too. He had three children, two boys and a girl. After they moved to Oregon they adopted a boy named Brian. His oldest son died when he was 7 from Leukemia. Bob was a Jehovah's Witness for many years. He preached many of their sermons and officiated at his sister Rhoda's funeral.

1930 U. S. Census, Wallace, Benton Co., AR, ED 4-52 Sheet 4B 1 May 1930 Line 74-84, Dwelling 86, Family 86 Morris, Frank A., Head, R., yes, M, W, 43, M, 24, No, yes, Kansas, Kentucky, Illinois, 20, yes, Farmer, General Farm, VVVV, O, yes, no, 73 Morris, Verda, Wife-H, X, F, W, 36, M, 18, no, yes, Kansas, Illinois, Pennsylvania, 20, yes, none Morris, Jesse, Daughter, X, F, W, 18, S, yes, yes, Kansas, Kansas, Kansas, 20, yes, none Morris, Rhoda, Daughter, X, F, W, 16, S, yes, yes, Kansas, Kansas, Kansas, 20, yes, none Morris, Chesner, Son, X, M, W, 15, S, yes, yes, Idaho, Kansas, Kansas, 81, yes, none Morris, Louis, Son, X, M, W, 12, S, yes, yes, Idaho, Kansas, Kansas, 81, yes, none Morris, Viola, Daughter, X, F, W, 7, S, yes, Kansas, Kansas, Kansas, 20, none Morris, Lorene, Daughter, X, F, W, 5, S, no, Kansas, Kansas, Kansas, 20, none Morris, Nora, Daughter, X, F, W, 4 3/12, no, Kansas, Kansas, Kansas, 20, none Morris, Everett, Son, X, M, W, 1 11/12, S, no, Kansas, Kansas, Kansas, 20, none Morris, Elva, Daughter, X, F, W, 1 11/12, S, no, Kansas, Kansas, Kansas, 20, none 16 31

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      Sex: M


Parents
         Father: Living
         Mother: 


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Living

      Sex: F


Parents
         Father: Living
         Mother: Living

Spouses and Children


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Clara MORRIS

      Sex: F

Individual Information
          Birth: 8 Oct 1868 - Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, USA 33 34
    Christening: 
          Death: Mar 1869 - Hiawatha, Brown, Kansas, USA 35 36 37
         Burial: 


Parents
         Father: James Dudley MORRIS 38 39 40 41 42 43
         Mother: Margaret P. BOYCE 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51


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Living

      Sex: M


Parents
         Father: Living
         Mother: Living


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Living

      Sex: F


Parents
         Father: Living
         Mother: Living

Spouses and Children
1. Living

2. Living
       Children:
                1. Living
                2. Living
                3. Living
                4. Living


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Living

      Sex: F


Parents
         Father: John Frank MORRIS 52
         Mother: Living
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Sources


1 Linda Benson Cox, Re: Dumas Family in Arkansas (Location: Original email in possession of Ronna Dumas).

2 Audrey Marshall, Descendants of William Harrison Stuteville (Location: Copy E-mailed to Ronna Dumas by Robert Morris).

3 "California Marriage Index 1960-1985," database, Ancestry.com(http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=1144&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0 : accessed 20 Aug 2008), Cathy S Morris abt 1945 Frank O Graham 17 Dec 1967 Butte.

4 Velva Retzlaff, Descendants of William Ingram (Location: Original in possession of Ronna Dumas).

5 Velva Retzlaff, Descendants of William Ingram (Location: Original in possession of Ronna Dumas), Mary Catherine Giboney.

6 1870 U. S. Census (Location: http://www.genealogy.com/cgi-bin/ifa_image.cgi?IN=003432&PN=330&SEC=West%20Virginia&CD=483), Mary C. Giboney.

7 Robert C. Morris.

8 Elva (Morris) Dumas, Morris Family (Location: Original in possession of Ronna Dumas).

9 Morris Family Notebook (Owner: Verda (Park) Morris
Location: Original in possession of Elva (Morris) Dumas, copy in possession of Ronna Dumas), Chesner Robert - May 14, 1915.

10 Leatha (Nowlin) Morris, Family Group Charts (Location: Original in possession of Ronna Dumas).

11 Birth certificate for Chesner Robert Morris (File Num: 1915-030548
Location: State of Idaho).

12 Roots Web, Social Security Death Index (URL: http://ssdi.rootsweb.com), ROBERT MORRIS 14 May 1915 30 Oct 1999 97527 (Grants Pass, Josephine, OR) (none specified) 565-34-9983 California.

13 Submitter: Found by Audrey Marshall, 1930 U. S. Census (Location: http://images.ancestry.com/iexec?htx=view&r=0&cat=1930USFEDCEN&path=AR.Benton.All+Townships.52&idx=8&qf=qs&zl=5), Age 14 born Idaho.

14 Leatha Irene Morris (np).

15 "World War I Draft Registration Cards 1917-1918," database and images, Ancestry.com(http://content.ancestry.com/Browse/list.aspx?dbid=6482&path= : accessed 21 Oct 2008), Frank Avery Morris born 18 Jan 1887 in Norten Center, Kansas residing in Burley, Idaho.

16 Submitter: Found by Audrey Marshall, 1930 U. S. Census (Location: http://images.ancestry.com/iexec?htx=view&r=0&cat=1930USFEDCEN&path=AR.Benton.All+Townships.52&idx=8&qf=qs&zl=5).

17 Frank Morris (The Press Democrat).

18 Verda Morris (Np).

19 Obituaries: Rhoda Chapman (The Press Democrat).

20 Louis E. Morris (The Sierra Star), He is survived by .....Bob of Oregon.

21 Birth certificate for Elva June Morris (File Num: 48-4933
Location: Kansas State Board of Health).

22 Submitter: Healdsburg Museum, 132 Matheson St., Healdsburg, CA 95448, Mrs. Rhoda Morris' Funeral Friday (The Sotoyome Scimitar), Surviving are the following sons and daughters: Frank Morris, Ukiah.

23 Marriage certificate for Louis E. Morris and Veronica Bonner (File Num: 40-042979, Book 7 page 2246
Location: Original on file at Sonoma County Recorder, Santa Rosa, CA).

24 Jessie I. Shultz (Unknown Missouri Newspaper).

25 1910 U. S. Census (Location: http://www.genealogy.com/cgi-bin/ifa_image.cgi?IN=026960&PN=7&SEC=Kansas&CD=958), Verda Park.

26 1930 U. S. Census (Location: http://content.ancestry.com/iexec?htx=View&r=an&dbid=6224&iid=ART626_65-0905), Letha J. Nowlin.

27 Robert C. Morris, States marriage took place in Gravette, Benton Co., Arkansas.

28 Morris Family Notebook (Owner: Verda (Park) Morris
Location: Original in possession of Elva (Morris) Dumas, copy in possession of Ronna Dumas), Bob was married July 15, 1933.

29 Marriage license for Chesner Morris and Leatha Nowlin (File Num: Book M Page 75
Location: Benton County Clerk, Bentonville, AR 72712).

30 Leatha Irene Morris (np), Says married in Gravette, AR.

31 Morris Family.

32 Robert Morris, Morris Family (Location: Original in possession of Ronna Dumas).

33 Source, Age 1.

34 Audrey Marshall, Your Website (Location: Original email in possession of Ronna Dumas), Carrie and Clara Morris were twins.

35 Audrey Marshall, Morris Files (Location: Original in possession of Ronna Dumas).

36 Source.

37 1870 U.S. census, Brown, Kansas population schedule, Hiawatha PO, Irwin Twp., p. 598, dwelling 5, family 5, James D. Morris; digital images, Ancestry.com(http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=View&r=an&dbid=7163&iid=KSM593_429-0458&fn=James+D&ln=Marris&st=r&ssrc=&pid=21862052 : accessed 11 Oct 2008); citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm M593, roll M593_429.

38 Nora (Morris) Woodin, Morris Side - Starting with My Great-Grandparents (Location: Copy in possession of author).

39 Birth Record for Bartholomew Morris (File Num: 216840
Location: Copy obtained from Audrey Marshall
http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=View&r=an&dbid=1213&iid=KYVR_994054-0189&fn=B+F&ln=Morris&st=r&ssrc=&pid=102851), Father J. D. Morris.

40 Death certificate for Ella Knocke (File Num: 4258
Location: Nebraska State Department of Health), Father James D. Morris.

41 Death certificate for Mary Jane Worley (File Num: 48
Location: Oklahoma State Board of Health), Father Dudley Morris.

42 Death certificate for Louise Thomas Worley (File Num: 52
Location: Oklahoma State Board of Health), Father James Morris.

43 Marriage Affidavit on Application for Marriage License for Bat Morris and Rhoda Schoonover (Location: Original on file at Adams Co., NE Historical Society), Father Jas. Morris.

44 Nora (Morris) Woodin, Morris Side - Starting with My Great-Grandparents (Location: Copy in possession of author), Margaret M.P.

45 Marilyn Schmitt, Cherokee County Kansas Genealogical-Historical Society, Inc, Death record for Margaret Morris (Location: Original in possession of Ronna Dumas).

46 Birth Record for Bartholomew Morris (File Num: 216840
Location: Copy obtained from Audrey Marshall
http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=View&r=an&dbid=1213&iid=KYVR_994054-0189&fn=B+F&ln=Morris&st=r&ssrc=&pid=102851), Mother Margaret Boyce.

47 Death certificate for Ella Knocke (File Num: 4258
Location: Nebraska State Department of Health), Mother Margaret Boyce.

48 Death certificate for Mary Jane Worley (File Num: 48
Location: Oklahoma State Board of Health), Mother Margaret.

49 Death certificate for Louise Thomas Worley (File Num: 52
Location: Oklahoma State Board of Health), Mother Margaret Boyse.

50 Marriage Affidavit on Application for Marriage License for Bat Morris and Rhoda Schoonover (Location: Original on file at Adams Co., NE Historical Society), Mother Margaret Bois.

51 1850 U. S. Census (Location: http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=View&r=an&dbid=8054&iid=KYM432_218-0443&fn=Mary&ln=Boyce&st=r&ssrc=&pid=17482623).

52 Veronica Morris.


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