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From: Jean Mayfield Cuevas <>
Subject: Re: [ARIZARD-L] Denton
Date: Wed, 25 Jul 2001 07:03:09 -0500
Just wish I could see a link between these and mine! :(
At 12:08 PM 7/21/01 -0600, you wrote:
>Jean & Bernie
> > Notice that there's about a 10 year difference in his death
> > date. Interesting, since they say his wife died the following year.
> > do you think?
>I've checked my work againest the book done by the BCHS and the dates 1895
>and 1896 are what's on the headstones.
>Mountain Echo - Yellville, Marion County newspaper dated Apr 11, 1902
>English Denton, born Dec 29, 1824 in TN came to AR in boyhood and was
>married twice. By 1st wife he had ten children, 5 have survived, one is a
>helpless invalid. English Denton d. Mary 29, 1902. he was licensed to preach
>and joined the Missionary Baptist Church. his 2nd wife and 5 children
>survive. The funeral was at the Methodist Church and he was buried by his
>wife and children.
>Same paper dated Jun 15, 1894
>"Uncle" Johnathon Denton 75 died. His wife died agout a year ago. He was a
>s/o James Denton. Johnathon has lived here about 15 years.
>Same paper dated Apr 19, 1895
>12 year old son of Dr Denton died. He was thrown by a horse.
>Buried in the Flippin Cemetery, Marion County, AR
>Denton, Benjamin 1798-1864
>Denton, Lucille 1908-1928
>Marion County Marriages shows:
>Mrs Ada Denton 24 m. S. C. Dodd 46 on 4 May 1891
>S. E. Denton 58 m. Mrs Malinda Sutzer 45 on 18 Nov 1894
>Minnie Denton 21 m. Dave Sutzer 22 on 30 Apr 1898
>Lillie Denton 21 m. W. C. Bearden 23 on 14 May 1905
> > ==================================================================
>DR. B.F. Denton; (BURIED GASSVILLE))
>S.E. Denton, (BURIED GASSVILLE)
>Lee, (BURIED GASSVILLE)
>Judson; (BURIED GASSVILLE)
>Nancy (Mrs. D.H. > Poynter); (BURIED GASSVILLE)
>Sarah (Mrs. Adam Gibson); (BURIED GASSVILLE)
>Elizabeth (Mrs. V.B. Tate); (BURIED GASSVILLE)
>Emma (mrs. > L.E. Hopper)
>B. F.'s obit says he came here in 1861 with parents
>Survivors are wife 3 sons 3 daughters not names
>2 brothers, S. E. & Lee
>The obit for S. E. Denton b. Jun 21, 1853 is so long I don't remeber if I
>m. Dec 8, 1878 Georgia Wikie - she d. Mar 2, 1879
>m. Dora Wilkie Nov 2, 1880 born to this union were 5 children
>I know I listed the children earlier.
>I would say there were no children for Georgia if she m. Dec 1878 and d. Mar
>SO ! ! have her death date wrong in my cemetery report for Gassville, I'll
>make notes in my books and try to get it corrected when I can.
>I think you will find LEE DENTON as Robert Denton in the Gassville Cemetery.
>Lee Denton's obit is dated Jul 5, 1935 - b. May 29, 1863 died at age 72.
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