Aurora C Craft1

M, b. 16 December 1872, d. 18 May 1903
Father*Jesse Craft1 b. 24 Feb 1824, d. 16 Feb 1907
Mother*Nancy Keys1 b. 1829, d. 1890
Birth*16 December 1872 Aurora C Craft was born on 16 December 1872 in Mississippi.1,2 
 He was the son of Jesse Craft and Nancy Keys.1 
(son) Census188014 June 1880 Jesse, Don, Samuel, Jason and Aurora was listed as a son in Jesse Craft's household on the 1880 Census in Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.1 
Death*18 May 1903 Aurora C Craft died on 18 May 1903 in Smith County, Mississippi, at age 30.2 

Citations

  1. [S519] 1880, District #1, Smith County, Mississippi.
  2. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.

Beatryce D Craft1,2

F, b. 18 January 1905, d. 20 May 1986
Father*William Pascal Craft1 b. 19 Jul 1880, d. 29 Mar 1944
Mother*Olive Henrietta Smith1 b. 9 Aug 1874, d. 24 Nov 1948
Relationship2nd cousin of Peggy Darlene Chisholm
Nickname  Beatryce D Craft also went by the name of Hazy.2 
Birth*18 January 1905 She was born on 18 January 1905 in Mississippi.1,2 
 She was the daughter of William Pascal Craft and Olive Henrietta Smith.1 
(daughter) Census191015 April 1910 Beatryce and Marjorie was listed as a daughter in Pat Craft's household on the 1910 Census in Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.3 
(daughter) Census193025 April 1930 Beatryce and Marjorie was listed as a daughter in William Pascal Craft's household on the 1930 Census in Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.1 
(daughter) Census194029 April 1940 Beatryce and Marjorie was listed as a daughter in William Pascal Craft's household on the 1940 Census in Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi. Also in the household is sister-in-law, Maggie Smith.4 
Married Name Her married name was Walker (Craft).2 
Last Residence* According to Social Security Administration the last residence of Beatryce D Craft was in Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi.5 
Death*20 May 1986 She died on 20 May 1986 at age 81.2 
Burial* She was buried in Double Church Cemetery, Raleigh, Smith County, Mississippi.2 

Family

(?) Walker

Citations

  1. [S2288] 1930, Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.
  2. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  3. [S3029] 1910, Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.
  4. [S5470] 1940, Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.
  5. [S810] United States Social Security Administration, US Social Security Death Index.

Belton Lamar Craft1,2,3

M, b. 18 April 1911, d. 26 January 1979
Father*Samuel J Craft1 b. Aug 1866, d. 9 Nov 1925
Mother*Ella Amelia Chisholm1 b. 12 Mar 1868, d. 14 Sep 1938
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Peggy Darlene Chisholm
Birth*18 April 1911 Belton Lamar Craft was born on 18 April 1911 in Raleigh, Smith County, Mississippi.1,3,4 
 He was the son of Samuel J Craft and Ella Amelia Chisholm.1 
(son) Census192012 January 1920 Lee, Otto, Clement and Belton was listed as a son in Samuel J Craft's household on the 1920 Census in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.1 
Occupation*1930 Belton Lamar Craft was a deputy county clerk at the court house in 1930 in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.2 
(son) Census193012 April 1930 Otto and Belton was listed as a son in Ella Amelia Chisholm's household on the 1930 Census in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.2 
Death*26 January 1979 Belton Lamar Craft died on 26 January 1979 in Houston, Harris County, Texas, at age 67.3,4 

Family

Hazel J Onstead

Citations

  1. [S4059] 1920, Dallas County, Texas.
  2. [S4282] 1930, Dallas County, Texas.
  3. [S7147] Texas Depatment of Health, Texas Death Certificates 1903-1982.
  4. [S810] United States Social Security Administration, US Social Security Death Index.

Bethel Viola Craft1,2

F, b. 9 February 1906, d. 13 November 1971
Father*Charles Clinton Craft1 b. 10 Mar 1882, d. 22 Mar 1924
Mother*Lola F Chisholm1 b. 5 Mar 1879, d. 16 Apr 1956
Relationship2nd cousin of Peggy Darlene Chisholm
Name Variation  Bethel Viola Craft was also known as Bertha Viola.2 
Birth*9 February 1906 She was born on 9 February 1906 in Texas.1,3 
 She was the daughter of Charles Clinton Craft and Lola F Chisholm.1 
(niece) Census19206 January 1920 Bethel was listed as a niece in William Holly Chisholm's household on the 1920 Census in Precinct 8, Travis County, Texas.1 
Married Name19 August 1922  As of 19 August 1922, her married name was Prather (Craft).4,5 
Marriage*19 August 1922 Bethel Viola Craft married Felix Perry Prather on 19 August 1922 in Travis County, Texas.4,5 
Census1930*4 June 1930 Bethel was listed as Felix Perry Prather's wife on the 1930 Census in Precinct 4, Hays County, Texas.4 
(wife) Death19 February 1939 Bethel's husband died on 19 February 1939 in Travis County, Texas.6 
Census1940*5 April 1940 Bethel was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census in Austin, Travis County, Texas.7 
Death*13 November 1971 Bethel died on 13 November 1971 in Austin, Travis County, Texas, at age 65.8,9 
Burial* She was buried in Fitzhugh Cemetery, Fitzhugh, Hays County, Texas.3 

Family

Felix Perry Prather b. 20 Mar 1892, d. 19 Feb 1939
Marriage*19 August 1922 She married Felix Perry Prather on 19 August 1922 in Travis County, Texas.4,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2110] 1920, Justice Precinct No. 8, Travis County, Texas.
  2. [S2074] Ancestry.com, Texas Vital Records: Births 1903-1997.
  3. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  4. [S2111] 1930, Hays County, Texas.
  5. [S9139] Texas, Select County Marriage Records 1837-2015.
  6. [S4190] Church of Jesus Christ Latter-day Saints, TX, Deaths, 1890-1976.
  7. [S5599] 1940, District 10, Austin, Travis County, Texas.
  8. [S2325] Texas Depatment of Health, Texas Death Index 1903-2000.
  9. [S7147] Texas Depatment of Health, Texas Death Certificates 1903-1982.
  10. [S2115] 1900, Precinct 4, Hays County, Texas.

Billy J Craft1

M, b. 28 March 1929, d. 12 August 1997
Birth*28 March 1929 Billy J Craft was born on 28 March 1929 in Mississippi.1,2 
Census1930*18 April 1930 Billy was listed as a son in William M and Edner Croft's household on the 1930 Census in Beat 2, Smith County, Mississippi.2 
Death*12 August 1997 He died on 12 August 1997 in Raleigh, Smith County, Mississippi, at age 68.1,3 
Burial* He was buried in Bezer Cemetery West, Bezer, Smith County, Mississippi.1 

Family

Allie R Craft

Citations

  1. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  2. [S5835] 1930, Beat 2, Smith County, Mississippi.
  3. [S810] United States Social Security Administration, US Social Security Death Index.

Billy Lamar Craft1

M, b. 24 August 1943, d. 29 April 2011
Father*William Lamar Craft1 b. 27 Jun 1924, d. 8 Sep 2003
Mother*Christine Hollingsworth1 b. 28 Mar 1925, d. 21 Apr 1995
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Peggy Darlene Chisholm
Birth*24 August 1943 Billy Lamar Craft was born on 24 August 1943.1 
 He was the son of William Lamar Craft and Christine Hollingsworth.1 
Death*29 April 2011 Billy Lamar Craft died on 29 April 2011 in Mississippi at age 67.1 

Family

Lexie Barnes

Citations

  1. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.

Bobbie Ruth Craft1,2

F, b. 15 August 1928, d. 20 April 2007
Father*Leonard Lamar Craft1 b. 27 May 1885, d. 31 Jul 1953
Mother*Beulah M Adams1 b. 11 May 1904, d. 4 May 1986
Relationship2nd cousin of Peggy Darlene Chisholm
Birth*15 August 1928 Bobbie Ruth Craft was born on 15 August 1928 in Mississippi.1,2 
 She was the daughter of Leonard Lamar Craft and Beulah M Adams.1 
(daughter) Census194029 April 1940 Dorothy and Bobbie was listed as a daughter in Leonard Lamar Craft's household on the 1940 Census in Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.1 
Married Name Her married name was Thompson (Craft).2 
Marriage* Bobbie Ruth Craft married Cleo E Thompson.2 
(wife) Death9 December 1999 Bobbie's husband, Cleo, died on 9 December 1999 in Raleigh, Smith County, Mississippi.2,3 
Death*20 April 2007 Bobbie Ruth Craft died on 20 April 2007 at age 78.2 
Burial* She was buried in Double Church Cemetery, Raleigh, Smith County, Mississippi.2 

Family

Cleo E Thompson b. 22 Feb 1925, d. 9 Dec 1999
Marriage* She married Cleo E Thompson.2 

Citations

  1. [S5470] 1940, Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.
  2. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  3. [S810] United States Social Security Administration, US Social Security Death Index.

Bobby JoAnn Craft1,2

F, b. 21 July 1938, d. 15 August 1995
Father*Percy Leroy Craft1 b. 7 May 1893, d. 3 Sep 1960
Mother*Florence Anna Kimball1 b. 4 Feb 1905, d. 19 Jun 1994
Relationship2nd cousin of Peggy Darlene Chisholm
Birth*21 July 1938 Bobby JoAnn Craft was born on 21 July 1938 in Louisiana.1,3 
 She was the daughter of Percy Leroy Craft and Florence Anna Kimball.1 
(daughter) Census194024 April 1940 Willie, Amanda, Adrienne and Bobby was listed as a daughter in Percy Leroy Craft's household on the 1940 Census in Ward 7, Tensas Parish, Louisiana.1 
Married Name Her married name was Stone (Craft).3 
Marriage* Bobby JoAnn Craft married Ed M Stone.3 
Death*15 August 1995 Bobby died on 15 August 1995 in Ferriday, Concordia Parish, Louisiana, at age 57.3,2 

Family

Ed M Stone b. 8 Feb 1935, d. 3 May 2014

Citations

  1. [S5556] 1940, Tensas Parish, Louisiana.
  2. [S9964] Newspaper: Obits, Articles and Notices.
  3. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.

Braxton Corbitt Craft1,2,3

M, b. 24 January 1924, d. 28 January 2010
Father*James Corbett Craft1 b. 10 Jan 1893, d. 20 Mar 1975
Mother*Lula Maranda Prine1 b. 9 Jan 1899, d. 6 Apr 2000
Relationship2nd cousin of Peggy Darlene Chisholm
Birth*24 January 1924 Braxton Corbitt Craft was born on 24 January 1924 in Columbia, Marion County, Mississippi.1,4,3 
 He was the son of James Corbett Craft and Lula Maranda Prine.1 
(son) Census193026 April 1930 Buford, Braxton and James was listed as a son in James Corbett Craft's household on the 1930 Census in Ward 6, Madison Parish, Louisiana.5 
(son) Census19405 April 1940 Buford, Braxton, James and Donald was listed as a son in James Corbett Craft's household on the 1940 Census in Newellton, Tensas Parish, Louisiana.4 
Death*28 January 2010 Braxton Corbitt Craft died on 28 January 2010 in Holly Springs, Marshall County, Mississippi, at age 86.1,3,2 

Citations

  1. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  2. [S6622] GenealogyBank, Newspaper: Obituary, Death Notice or Article.
  3. [S9089] Lawana Puderer, Martha Kuykendall.
  4. [S5556] 1940, Tensas Parish, Louisiana.
  5. [S7862] 1930, Madison Parish, Louisiana.

Buford Aldean Craft1

M, b. 10 December 1920, d. 2 March 1984
Father*James Corbett Craft1 b. 10 Jan 1893, d. 20 Mar 1975
Mother*Lula Maranda Prine1 b. 9 Jan 1899, d. 6 Apr 2000
Relationship2nd cousin of Peggy Darlene Chisholm
Birth*10 December 1920 Buford Aldean Craft was born on 10 December 1920 in Columbia, Marion County, Mississippi.1,2,3 
 He was the son of James Corbett Craft and Lula Maranda Prine.1 
(son) Census193026 April 1930 Buford, Braxton and James was listed as a son in James Corbett Craft's household on the 1930 Census in Ward 6, Madison Parish, Louisiana.4 
(son) Census19405 April 1940 Buford, Braxton, James and Donald was listed as a son in James Corbett Craft's household on the 1940 Census in Newellton, Tensas Parish, Louisiana.2 
Marriage* Buford Aldean Craft married Vallie Barnes.1 
Last Residence* According to Social Security Administration the last residence of Buford Aldean Craft was in West Monroe, Ouachita Parish, Louisiana.5 
Death*2 March 1984 He died on 2 March 1984 in Monroe, Ouachita Parish, Louisiana, at age 63.1 

Family

Vallie Barnes d. b 1984
Marriage* He married Vallie Barnes.1 

Citations

  1. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  2. [S5556] 1940, Tensas Parish, Louisiana.
  3. [S9089] Lawana Puderer, Martha Kuykendall.
  4. [S7862] 1930, Madison Parish, Louisiana.
  5. [S810] United States Social Security Administration, US Social Security Death Index.

Burgess Grover Craft1

M, b. 13 November 1891
Father*Jason Lucifer Craft2 b. 6 Aug 1868, d. 27 Apr 1942
Mother*Lela Chisholm2 b. 2 Jun 1870, d. 8 Jul 1942
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Peggy Darlene Chisholm
Name Variation  Burgess Grover Craft was also known as Grover B Craft.2 
Birth*13 November 1891 He was born on 13 November 1891 in Raleigh, Smith County, Mississippi.2,1 
 He was the son of Jason Lucifer Craft and Lela Chisholm.2 
(son) Census19006 June 1900 Burgess and Julius was listed as a son in Jason Lucifer Craft's household on the 1900 Census in Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.2 
(son) Census191015 April 1910 Burgess, Julius and Lloyd was listed as a son in Jason Lucifer Craft's household on the 1910 Census in Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.3 
Marriage*11 March 1916 Burgess Grover Craft married Alma L Hegwood on 11 March 1916 in Smith County, Mississippi.4,5 
Census1920*28 January 1920 Burgess was listed as a son-in-law in Richard T and Mahala Hegwood's household on the 1920 Census in Spinola, Smith County, Mississippi.4 
Occupation*1930 He was a city policeman in 1930 in Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi.6 
Census1930*11 April 1930 Burgess was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census in Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi.6 
Milit-Regist*16 February 1942 Lloyd Truman Craft listed Burgess Grover Craft as the person that would always know Lloyd's address or was Next of Kin on 16 February 1942 in Jackson Township, Hinds County, Mississippi.7 
Residence*1957 Burgess Grover Craft and Alma L Hegwood lived in 1957 in Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi.8 

Family

Alma L Hegwood b. Nov 1895
Marriage*11 March 1916 Burgess Grover Craft married Alma L Hegwood on 11 March 1916 in Smith County, Mississippi.4,5 

Citations

  1. [S2054] WWI Draft registration cards.
  2. [S2045] 1900, Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.
  3. [S3029] 1910, Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.
  4. [S5290] 1920, Beat 5, Smith County, Mississippi.
  5. [S2287] Mississippi Marriage Index 1776-1935.
  6. [S5291] 1930, Hinds County, ississippi.
  7. [S7546] United States Government, World War II draft registration of Younger Men, 1940-1947.
  8. [S3934] US City Directories.

Carolyn A Craft1,2

F
Father*Percy Leroy Craft2 b. 7 May 1893, d. 3 Sep 1960
Mother*Florence Anna Kimball2 b. 4 Feb 1905, d. 19 Jun 1994
Relationship2nd cousin of Peggy Darlene Chisholm
 Carolyn A Craft is the daughter of Percy Leroy Craft and Florence Anna Kimball.2 

Family

Bill Laird

Citations

  1. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  2. [S9964] Newspaper: Obits, Articles and Notices.

Charles Clinton Craft1

M, b. 10 March 1882, d. 22 March 1924
Father*Sylvester Demosthenes Craft1 b. 12 Jan 1855, d. 23 Mar 1935
Mother*Louisa Chisholm1 b. 25 Aug 1856, d. 6 Jun 1926
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Peggy Darlene Chisholm
Birth*10 March 1882 Charles Clinton Craft was born on 10 March 1882 in Smith County, Mississippi.1 
 He was the son of Sylvester Demosthenes Craft and Louisa Chisholm.1 
(son) Census19007 June 1900 William, Charles and Orbie was listed as a son in Sylvester Demosthenes Craft's household on the 1900 Census in Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.2 
Marriage*23 July 1905 Charles Clinton Craft married Lola F Chisholm on 23 July 1905 in Travis County, Texas.1,3 
Death*22 March 1924 Charles Clinton Craft died on 22 March 1924 in Raleigh, Smith County, Mississippi, at age 42.1,4 

Family

Lola F Chisholm b. 5 Mar 1879, d. 16 Apr 1956
Child

Citations

  1. [S2107] Rick Short, short.
  2. [S2045] 1900, Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.
  3. [S4819] Church of Jesus Christ Latter-day Saints, TX, Marriages, 1837-1973.
  4. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  5. [S2110] 1920, Justice Precinct No. 8, Travis County, Texas.

Claudette Sandra Craft1,2

F, b. 4 April 1938, d. 26 May 2006
Father*James Corbett Craft1 b. 10 Jan 1893, d. 20 Mar 1975
Mother*Lula Maranda Prine1 b. 9 Jan 1899, d. 6 Apr 2000
Relationship2nd cousin of Peggy Darlene Chisholm
Nickname  Claudette Sandra Craft also went by the name of Sandy Craft. 
Birth*4 April 1938 She was born on 4 April 1938 in Newellton, Tensas Parish, Louisiana.1 
 She was the daughter of James Corbett Craft and Lula Maranda Prine.1 
(daughter) Census19405 April 1940 Pauline, Mildred and Claudette was listed as a daughter in James Corbett Craft's household on the 1940 Census in Newellton, Tensas Parish, Louisiana.3 
Name VariationMay 1955  As of May 1955, Claudette Sandra Craft was also known as Mills (Craft).1,2,4 
Marriage*May 1955 She married Elton Brian Mills in May 1955 in Jena, LaSalle Parish, Louisiana.4 
Divorce*1962 Claudette Sandra Craft and Elton Brian Mills were divorced in 1962 in Jena, LaSalle Parish, Louisiana.4 
Married NameJuly 1962  As of July 1962, her married name was Smith (Craft).1,2,5 
Marriage*July 1962 Claudette Sandra Craft married Jacob Eli Smith in July 1962 in Escambia County, Florida.4 
Divorce*1964 Claudette Sandra Craft and Jacob Eli Smith were divorced in 1964 in Monroe, Ouachita Parish, Louisiana.4 
Name Variation8 June 1970  As of 8 June 1970, Claudette Sandra Craft was also known as Harris (Craft).1,6,4 
Marriage*8 June 1970 She married C W Harris on 8 June 1970 in Imperial, Imperial County, California.4 
Death*26 May 2006 Claudette died on 26 May 2006 in Oak Grove, West Carroll Parish, Louisiana, at age 68.1,7 

Family 1

Elton Brian Mills b. 30 Oct 1933, d. 28 Jul 2009
Marriage*May 1955 She married Elton Brian Mills in May 1955 in Jena, LaSalle Parish, Louisiana.4 
Divorce*1962 Claudette Sandra Craft and Elton Brian Mills were divorced in 1962 in Jena, LaSalle Parish, Louisiana.4 
Children

Family 2

Jacob Eli Smith b. 1935, d. 1995
Marriage*July 1962 Claudette Sandra Craft married Jacob Eli Smith in July 1962 in Escambia County, Florida.4 
Divorce*1964 Claudette Sandra Craft and Jacob Eli Smith were divorced in 1964 in Monroe, Ouachita Parish, Louisiana.4 
Child

Family 3

C W Harris b. 23 Jan 1932, d. 12 Jan 2018
Marriage*8 June 1970 Claudette Sandra Craft married C W Harris on 8 June 1970 in Imperial, Imperial County, California.4 

Citations

  1. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  2. [S8159] United States Social Security Administration, US, Social Security Appl. and Claims, 1936-2007.
  3. [S5556] 1940, Tensas Parish, Louisiana.
  4. [S9089] Lawana Puderer, Martha Kuykendall.
  5. [S3976] Ancestry.com, Florida Marriage Collection, 1822-1875 & 1927-2001.
  6. [S3309] California Marriage Index 1960-1985.
  7. [S810] United States Social Security Administration, US Social Security Death Index.

Clement L Craft1,2

M, b. 8 August 1903, d. 14 March 1933
Father*Samuel J Craft1 b. Aug 1866, d. 9 Nov 1925
Mother*Ella Amelia Chisholm1 b. 12 Mar 1868, d. 14 Sep 1938
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Peggy Darlene Chisholm
Birth*8 August 1903 Clement L Craft was born on 8 August 1903 in Raleigh, Smith County, Mississippi.1,2,3 
 He was the son of Samuel J Craft and Ella Amelia Chisholm.1 
(son) Census191015 April 1910 Lee, Otto and Clement was listed as a son in Samuel J Craft's household on the 1910 Census in Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.1 
(son) Census192012 January 1920 Lee, Otto, Clement and Belton was listed as a son in Samuel J Craft's household on the 1920 Census in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.4 
Marriage*circa 1925 Clement L Craft married Hattie Mae Billingsly circa 1925.5 
Census1930*9 April 1930 Clement was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.5 
Death*14 March 1933 Clement died on 14 March 1933 in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, at age 29. Death due to ruptured appendix.2 

Family

Hattie Mae Billingsly b. 18 Jul 1904, d. 21 Jul 1985
Marriage*circa 1925 He married Hattie Mae Billingsly circa 1925.5 

Citations

  1. [S3029] 1910, Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.
  2. [S4190] Church of Jesus Christ Latter-day Saints, TX, Deaths, 1890-1976.
  3. [S6622] GenealogyBank, Newspaper: Obituary, Death Notice or Article.
  4. [S4059] 1920, Dallas County, Texas.
  5. [S4282] 1930, Dallas County, Texas.

Coline Craft1

F
Father*Otho Singleton Craft1 b. 1 Sep 1896, d. 7 Dec 1967
Mother*Sarah Annie Rogers1 b. 16 Feb 1896, d. 1 Jul 1988
Relationship2nd cousin of Peggy Darlene Chisholm
 Coline Craft is the daughter of Otho Singleton Craft and Sarah Annie Rogers.1 

Citations

  1. [S2288] 1930, Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.

Columbus Craft1

M, b. 27 February 1891, d. 8 December 1891
Father*Jesse S Craft1 b. 29 Jun 1861, d. 14 Apr 1898
Mother*Anna J Chisholm1 b. 19 Aug 1863, d. 14 Mar 1942
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Peggy Darlene Chisholm
Birth*27 February 1891 Columbus Craft was born on 27 February 1891 in Smith County, Mississippi.1 
 He was the son of Jesse S Craft and Anna J Chisholm.1 
Death*8 December 1891 Columbus Craft died on 8 December 1891 in Raleigh, Smith County, Mississippi.1 

Citations

  1. [S2107] Rick Short, short.

D J Craft1

M, b. 27 February 1922, d. 26 March 1987
Father*Don Collis Craft1 b. 16 May 1898, d. 3 Jan 1963
Mother*Bessie Jane McDonald1 b. 8 Feb 1897, d. 15 Nov 1984
Relationship2nd cousin of Peggy Darlene Chisholm
Birth*27 February 1922 D J Craft was born on 27 February 1922 in Mississippi.1,2 
 He was the son of Don Collis Craft and Bessie Jane McDonald.1 
(son) Census19309 April 1930 Vernon, James, Sebastian, D and Van was listed as a son in Don Collis Craft's household on the 1930 Census in Ward 1, Tensas Parish, Louisiana.3 
(son) Census19406 May 1940 Vernon, James, Sebastian, D and Van was listed as a son in Don Collis Craft's household on the 1940 Census in Natchez, Adams County, Mississippi.2 
Marriage* D J Craft married Virginia Davis.1 
Death*26 March 1987 D died on 26 March 1987 in Ferriday, Concordia Parish, Louisiana, at age 65.1,4 
Burial* He was buried in Greenlawn Memorial Park, Natchez, Adams County, Mississippi.1 

Family

Virginia Davis b. 20 Apr 1927, d. 26 Jul 2012
Marriage* He married Virginia Davis.1 

Citations

  1. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  2. [S7838] 1940, Adams County, Mississippi.
  3. [S5204] 1930, Tensas Parish, Louisiana.
  4. [S810] United States Social Security Administration, US Social Security Death Index.

Dalton Keith Craft1

M, b. circa 1926, d. 19 November 1927
Father*James Corbett Craft1 b. 10 Jan 1893, d. 20 Mar 1975
Mother*Lula Maranda Prine1 b. 9 Jan 1899, d. 6 Apr 2000
Relationship2nd cousin of Peggy Darlene Chisholm
Birth*circa 1926 Dalton Keith Craft was born circa 1926 in Dunn, Richland Parish, Louisiana.1 
 He was the son of James Corbett Craft and Lula Maranda Prine.1 
Death*19 November 1927 Dalton Keith Craft died on 19 November 1927 in Dunn, Richland Parish, Louisiana.1 

Citations

  1. [S9089] Lawana Puderer, Martha Kuykendall.

Don Collis Craft1

M, b. 16 May 1898, d. 3 January 1963
Father*Don Juan Craft1 b. Aug 1863, d. bt 1904 - 1920
Mother*Amanda Chisholm1 b. 16 May 1866, d. 14 Jul 1948
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Peggy Darlene Chisholm
Name Variation  Don Collis Craft was also known as Collis Craft.2 
Birth*16 May 1898 He was born on 16 May 1898 in Smith County, Mississippi.1,3 
 He was the son of Don Juan Craft and Amanda Chisholm.1 
(son) Census19006 June 1900 Oscar, Louis, Percy, James and Collis was listed as a son in Don Juan Craft's household on the 1900 Census in Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.2 
(brother) Census19106 May 1910 Louis, Percy, James, Don and Kennon was listed as a brother in Oscar Travis Craft's household on the 1910 Census in Beat 4, Perry County, Mississippi.4 
Marriage*circa 1915 Don Collis Craft married Bessie Jane McDonald circa 1915.1,5 
Residence*12 September 1918 Don Collis Craft and Bessie Jane McDonald lived on 12 September 1918 in Agness, Perry County, Mississippi.3 
Census1920*24 January 1920 Don Collis Craft was census 1920 on 24 January 1920 in Beat 4, Perry County, Mississippi.5 
Occupation*1930 He was a farmer in 1930 in Ward 1, Tensas Parish, Louisiana.6 
Census1930*9 April 1930 Don was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census in Ward 1, Tensas Parish, Louisiana.6 
Census1940*6 May 1940 Don was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census in Natchez, Adams County, Mississippi.7 
Marriage*say 1955 He married Wanza Havard say 1955.8 
Death*3 January 1963 Don died on 3 January 1963 in Natchez, Adams County, Mississippi, at age 64.1,9,8 
Burial* He was buried in Greenlawn Memorial Park, Natchez, Adams County, Mississippi.8 

Family 1

Bessie Jane McDonald b. 8 Feb 1897, d. 15 Nov 1984
Marriage*circa 1915 He married Bessie Jane McDonald circa 1915.1,5 
Children

Family 2

Wanza Havard b. 13 Nov 1930, d. 8 Nov 1981
Marriage*say 1955 Don Collis Craft married Wanza Havard say 1955.8 

Citations

  1. [S2107] Rick Short, short.
  2. [S2045] 1900, Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.
  3. [S2054] WWI Draft registration cards.
  4. [S3284] 1910, Perry County, Mississippi.
  5. [S3554] 1920, Perry County, Mississippi.
  6. [S5204] 1930, Tensas Parish, Louisiana.
  7. [S7838] 1940, Adams County, Mississippi.
  8. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  9. [S810] United States Social Security Administration, US Social Security Death Index.

Don Juan Craft1

M, b. August 1863, d. between 1904 and 1920
Father*Jesse Craft2 b. 24 Feb 1824, d. 16 Feb 1907
Mother*Nancy Keys2 b. 1829, d. 1890
Birth*August 1863 Don Juan Craft was born in August 1863 in Smith County, Mississippi.1 
 He was the son of Jesse Craft and Nancy Keys.2 
(household member) Census18706 August 1870 On the 1870 census, Jesse Craft's household included Nancy, Sylvester, Jesse and Don in T 2 R 8, Smith County, Mississippi.2 
(son) Census188014 June 1880 Jesse, Don, Samuel, Jason and Aurora was listed as a son in Jesse Craft's household on the 1880 Census in Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.3 
Marriage*circa 1884 Don Juan Craft married Amanda Chisholm, daughter of Norman Chisholm and Catherine Williams, circa 1884.1 
Occupation*1900 Don Juan Craft was a farmer in 1900 in Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.1 
Census1900*6 June 1900 Don was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census in Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.1 
Death*between 1904 and 1920 He died between 1904 and 1920.4 

Family

Amanda Chisholm b. 16 May 1866, d. 14 Jul 1948
Marriage*circa 1884 He married Amanda Chisholm, daughter of Norman Chisholm and Catherine Williams, circa 1884.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2045] 1900, Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.
  2. [S2113] 1870, Township 2 Range 8, Smith County, Mississippi.
  3. [S519] 1880, District #1, Smith County, Mississippi.
  4. [S3554] 1920, Perry County, Mississippi.
  5. [S2107] Rick Short, short.
  6. [S3284] 1910, Perry County, Mississippi.

Donald Wayne Craft1

M, b. 26 October 1935, d. 15 March 2014
Father*James Corbett Craft1 b. 10 Jan 1893, d. 20 Mar 1975
Mother*Lula Maranda Prine1 b. 9 Jan 1899, d. 6 Apr 2000
Relationship2nd cousin of Peggy Darlene Chisholm
Birth*26 October 1935 Donald Wayne Craft was born on 26 October 1935 in Newellton, Tensas Parish, Louisiana.1 
 He was the son of James Corbett Craft and Lula Maranda Prine.1 
(son) Census19405 April 1940 Buford, Braxton, James and Donald was listed as a son in James Corbett Craft's household on the 1940 Census in Newellton, Tensas Parish, Louisiana.2 
Death*15 March 2014 Donald Wayne Craft died on 15 March 2014 in Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas, at age 78.1 

Citations

  1. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  2. [S5556] 1940, Tensas Parish, Louisiana.

Donnie Juan Craft1,2

M, b. 1 March 1928, d. 22 June 2015
Father*Percy Leroy Craft1 b. 7 May 1893, d. 3 Sep 1960
Mother*Florence Anna Kimball1 b. 4 Feb 1905, d. 19 Jun 1994
Relationship2nd cousin of Peggy Darlene Chisholm
Birth*1 March 1928 Donnie Juan Craft was born on 1 March 1928 in Louisiana.1,2 
 He was the son of Percy Leroy Craft and Florence Anna Kimball.1 
(daughter) Census19309 April 1930 Willie and Donnie was listed as a daughter in Percy Leroy Craft's household on the 1930 Census in Ward 1, Tensas Parish, Louisiana.1 
(son) Census194024 April 1940 Donnie was listed as a son in Percy Leroy Craft's household on the 1940 Census in Ward 7, Tensas Parish, Louisiana.3 
Milit-Regist*4 March 1946 Donnie Juan Craft signeddraft registration on 4 March 1946 in Ferriday, Concordia Parish, Louisiana.2 
Death*22 June 2015 He died on 22 June 2015 in Ferriday, Concordia Parish, Louisiana, at age 87.4 

Citations

  1. [S5204] 1930, Tensas Parish, Louisiana.
  2. [S7546] United States Government, World War II draft registration of Younger Men, 1940-1947.
  3. [S5556] 1940, Tensas Parish, Louisiana.
  4. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.

Dorothy D Craft1

F, b. 6 June 1926, d. 2 September 2012
Father*Leonard Lamar Craft1 b. 27 May 1885, d. 31 Jul 1953
Mother*Beulah M Adams1 b. 11 May 1904, d. 4 May 1986
Relationship2nd cousin of Peggy Darlene Chisholm
Birth*6 June 1926 Dorothy D Craft was born on 6 June 1926 in Raleigh, Smith County, Mississippi.1,2 
 She was the daughter of Leonard Lamar Craft and Beulah M Adams.1 
(daughter) Census194029 April 1940 Dorothy and Bobbie was listed as a daughter in Leonard Lamar Craft's household on the 1940 Census in Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.1 
Married Name23 December 1944  As of 23 December 1944, her married name was McDonald (Craft).2 
Marriage*23 December 1944 Dorothy D Craft married Dewin McDonald on 23 December 1944.2 
(wife) Death27 February 1988 Dorothy's husband, Dewin, died on 27 February 1988 in Raleigh, Smith County, Mississippi.2,3 
Death*2 September 2012 Dorothy D Craft died on 2 September 2012 in Magee, Simpson County, Mississippi, at age 86.2 
Burial* She was buried in Double Church Cemetery, Raleigh, Smith County, Mississippi.2 

Family

Dewin McDonald b. 15 Sep 1925, d. 27 Feb 1988
Marriage*23 December 1944 She married Dewin McDonald on 23 December 1944.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S5470] 1940, Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.
  2. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  3. [S810] United States Social Security Administration, US Social Security Death Index.

Douglas Craft1

M
Father*Leonard Lamar Craft1 b. 27 May 1885, d. 31 Jul 1953
Mother*Beulah M Adams1 b. 11 May 1904, d. 4 May 1986
Relationship2nd cousin of Peggy Darlene Chisholm
 Douglas Craft is the son of Leonard Lamar Craft and Beulah M Adams.1 

Citations

  1. [S5470] 1940, Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.

Dwight Craft1

M, b. say 1945, d. before 2011
Father*William Lamar Craft1 b. 27 Jun 1924, d. 8 Sep 2003
Mother*Christine Hollingsworth1 b. 28 Mar 1925, d. 21 Apr 1995
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Peggy Darlene Chisholm
Birth*say 1945 Dwight Craft was born say 1945.1 
 He was the son of William Lamar Craft and Christine Hollingsworth.1 
Death*before 2011 Dwight Craft died before 2011.1 

Citations

  1. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.

Earshel H Craft1

M, b. 1 March 1905, d. 26 December 1978
Father*Preston P Craft2 b. Jun 1883, d. 1910
Mother*Eva S Smith2 b. 8 Mar 1877, d. 10 May 1909
Relationship2nd cousin of Peggy Darlene Chisholm
Name Variation  Earshel H Craft was also known as Herschal Craft.2 
Birth*1 March 1905 He was born on 1 March 1905 in Mississippi.2,1 
 He was the son of Preston P Craft and Eva S Smith.2 
(grandson) Census191015 April 1910 Earshel and Vardaman was listed as a grandson in Anna J Chisholm's household on the 1910 Census in Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.2 
(nephew) Census19204 February 1920 Earshel and Vardaman was listed as a nephew in Leonard Lamar Craft's household on the 1920 Census in Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.3 
Occupation*1930 Earshel H Craft was a farmer in 1930 in Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.4 
Census1930*11 April 1930 Earshel was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census in Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.4 
Census1940*20 April 1940 Earshel was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census in Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.5 
Death*26 December 1978 He died on 26 December 1978 in Raleigh, Smith County, Mississippi, at age 73.1,6 

Citations

  1. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  2. [S3029] 1910, Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.
  3. [S3540] 1920, Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.
  4. [S2288] 1930, Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.
  5. [S5470] 1940, Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.
  6. [S810] United States Social Security Administration, US Social Security Death Index.

Elson Craft1

M
Father*Otho Singleton Craft1 b. 1 Sep 1896, d. 7 Dec 1967
Mother*Sarah Annie Rogers1 b. 16 Feb 1896, d. 1 Jul 1988
Relationship2nd cousin of Peggy Darlene Chisholm
 Elson Craft is the son of Otho Singleton Craft and Sarah Annie Rogers.1 

Family

Minnie (?)

Citations

  1. [S3540] 1920, Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.

Floyd Craft1

F, b. 16 January 1898, d. 25 July 1987
Father*Samuel J Craft1 b. Aug 1866, d. 9 Nov 1925
Mother*Ella Amelia Chisholm1 b. 12 Mar 1868, d. 14 Sep 1938
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Peggy Darlene Chisholm
Birth*16 January 1898 Floyd Craft was born on 16 January 1898 in Mississippi.1,2 
 She was the daughter of Samuel J Craft and Ella Amelia Chisholm.1 
(daughter) Census19006 June 1900 Minnie and Floyd was listed as a daughter in Samuel J Craft's household on the 1900 Census in Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.1 
(daughter) Census191015 April 1910 Minnie, Floyd and Zera was listed as a daughter in Samuel J Craft's household on the 1910 Census in Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.3 
(daughter) Census192012 January 1920 Floyd and Zera was listed as a daughter in Samuel J Craft's household on the 1920 Census in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.4 
Married Namecirca 1924  As of circa 1924, her married name was Lovvorn (Craft).5 
Marriage*circa 1924 Floyd Craft married Benjamin Hermon Lovvorn circa 1924.5 
Census1930*4 April 1930 Floyd was listed as Benjamin Hermon Lovvorn's wife on the 1930 Census in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.5 
Census1940*7 April 1940 Floyd was listed as Benjamin Hermon Lovvorn's wife on the 1940 Census in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.6 
(wife) Death30 December 1967 Floyd's husband, Benjamin, died on 30 December 1967 in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.7,2 
Death*25 July 1987 Floyd Craft died on 25 July 1987 in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, at age 89.2,8 
Burial* She was buried in Grove Hill Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.9 

Family

Benjamin Hermon Lovvorn b. 12 Mar 1897, d. 30 Dec 1967
Marriage*circa 1924 She married Benjamin Hermon Lovvorn circa 1924.5 

Citations

  1. [S2045] 1900, Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.
  2. [S810] United States Social Security Administration, US Social Security Death Index.
  3. [S3029] 1910, Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.
  4. [S4059] 1920, Dallas County, Texas.
  5. [S4282] 1930, Dallas County, Texas.
  6. [S5618] 1940, Dallas County, Texas.
  7. [S7147] Texas Depatment of Health, Texas Death Certificates 1903-1982.
  8. [S2325] Texas Depatment of Health, Texas Death Index 1903-2000.
  9. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.

Georgia Ann Craft1

F, b. 28 June 1935, d. 8 June 1997
Father*Hobson Hobert Craft1 b. 20 Apr 1910, d. 21 Mar 1954
Mother*Wydell B Thornton1 b. 1 Jul 1914, d. 12 Dec 2009
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Peggy Darlene Chisholm
Birth*28 June 1935 Georgia Ann Craft was born on 28 June 1935 in Mississippi.1,2 
 She was the daughter of Hobson Hobert Craft and Wydell B Thornton.1 
(daughter) Census194029 April 1940 Georgia was listed as a daughter in Hobson Hobert Craft's household on the 1940 Census in Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.2 
Married Name Her married name was Middleton (Craft).1 
Marriage* Georgia Ann Craft married William H Middleton.1 
Death*8 June 1997 Georgia died on 8 June 1997 in Raleigh, Smith County, Mississippi, at age 61.1,3 
Burial* She was buried in Double Church Cemetery, Raleigh, Smith County, Mississippi.1 

Family

William H Middleton b. 3 Oct 1926, d. 26 Nov 2004
Marriage* She married William H Middleton.1 

Citations

  1. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  2. [S5470] 1940, Beat 1, Smith County, Mississippi.
  3. [S810] United States Social Security Administration, US Social Security Death Index.