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From: "Vera Reeves" <>
Subject: Re: [ARIZARD-L] TROTTER
Date: Sun, 18 Feb 2001 16:48:17 -0700
References: <3A8FF5A3.744B@southwind.net> <3A904E4B.C761BABA@centurytel.net>
Fern, this gets interesting. Henry K. Trotter m. Mary "Molly" (Taylor) Payne
and her mother was Margaret (Thrasher) Taylor, Pinkston.
Who was Cora (Thrasher) Trotter's parents ?
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From: "FERN ESTES" <>
Sent: Sunday, February 18, 2001 3:35 PM
Subject: Re: [ARIZARD-L] Hazel Bennett TROTTER
> The J. W. Trotter buried at Wayland Arbor Cemetery in Izard Co. was first
> married to Cora Thrasher. They had one son, Jesse Trotter b. Dec 2, 1905;
> d. May 1986. He married Lackey Whitfield, daughter of Paralee Lackey and
> Andy B. Whitfield.
> Jesse was living in Mtn. Home at the time of his death and I think he is
> buried in Baxter Co. His wife, Lackey, still lives in Mtn. Home.
> On the SSDI list there was also this Coban Trotter b. Jan 25, 1888; d.
> 1980. Last benefit paid in Memphis Tn. Shelby Co. I don't know who this
> nor if he was related to Jesse Trotter.
> Millers wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I am a new subscriber, and I'm taking a stab in the dark, here.....
> > I'm looking for any info on locating: HAZEL BENNETT TROTTER, dau. of
> > Luther M. BENNETT of Oregon County, MO.
> > (Luther Marvin BENNETT. Born on 4 Aug 1894 in Oregon County, MO. Luther
> > Marvin died in Oregon County, MO on 27 Mar 1939; he was 44. Buried in
> > Garfield Cemetery, Oregon County, MO. Luther Marvin married Laura
> > THOMPSON. Born in 1893. Laura died in Oregon County, MO in 1967;
> > There was one child:
> > i. Hazel Bennett; mar. a "TROTTER".)
> > Discussion is whether Laura was really the mother, or whether Luther was
> > married before Laura (family doesn't know of any other marriage)... I
> > have found Luther's probate papers that included a Will that mentions
> > the dau. Other legal documents were in the packet (Petition to contest
> > the Will by the dau, Motions, Judgements), so am wondering whether
> > Luther was married before or another situation occurred (adoption, child
> > out of wedlock, or other situation)... Luther was bro. to my grandmother
> > (gone now)..
> > Hazel and any other Trotters are no where to be found in Oregon County,
> > MO so am wondering if they went across the line?? I've also just been
> > given info today that there are some TROTTERS in Izard Co.
> > All help is appreciated!
> > Lanita
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