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From: "Bernie Moore-Knowles" <>
Subject: Re: [ARIZARD-L] Regina
Date: Sat, 13 Oct 2001 18:57:07 -0700
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Regina

Kid, I am so sorry about your grandmother's death. Seriously........and she
was 88?

I have one aunt left in my family and she too, was born in 1913. She lives
in a nursing home in Jenks, Oklahoma. A sad story, really.

In hopes that your grandmother's days were good ones.

Bernie Moore-Knowles
Phoenix, Arizona

"I have Indian blood in me. I have just enough White blood for you to
question my honesty." ........Will Rogers
----- Original Message -----
From: "R. Weaver" <>
To: <>
Sent: Saturday, October 13, 2001 8:48 PM
Subject: Re: [ARIZARD-L] Fortenberry and Milligan


> John, Bernie, and others...
>
> During the snafu with Earthlink (which owns ipa.net among others...) I'm
> not certain if all of you got the info or not that I sent out about my
> grandmother's death...you'll need to add this to your listings for Pearl
> Simpson Smith (real name of Thelma Pearl Simpson, but she absolutely hated
> the name Thelma - don't know why, she just did!). Anyway, my grandmother
> passed away last Friday, October 5, 2001, at the Cave City Nursing
> Home. Her funeral was held on Monday, October 8, 2001 at Eli Lindsey
> United Methodist Church in Jesup, Lawrence County, Arkansas, with burial
at
> Lancaster Cemetery, between Jesup and Strawberry. She was 88 years
> old. Her husband's name is James L. Smith.
>
> Also, my great-aunt Vivian's husband's name was William (Bill)
> Tokunaga. He passed away in 1955, but my aunt is still with us.
>
> Thanks for updating your files...
>
> Regina
>
>
> At 03:45 PM 10/13/01 -0700, you wrote:
> >Bernie,
> >I couldn't answer until now. Something has happened to my ISP somehow.
> >Even though this looks no different for you, it's very different for me.
> >Sarah Fortenberry is my gr- gr-grandmother on my father's father's side.
> >Her father, if I recall correctly(my notes are ????), is Jacob
Fortenberry.
> >I will be looking for the info I got from a relative this summer after 30
> >years of researching the Fortenberry(Faulkenberry) family. I will be
> >confirming this later, Bernie. Sorry I took so long.
> >John Haley
> >----- Original Message -----
> >From: Bernie Moore-Knowles <>
> >To: <>
> >Sent: Saturday, October 13, 2001 7:11 AM
> >Subject: Re: [ARIZARD-L] Fortenberry and Milligan - John Haley and Marsha
> >
> >
> > > Hi John
> > >
> > > Listen, I was curious.......
> > >
> > > I have a Fortenberry marriage in my database, seems to be a generation
> >later
> > > to this Jacob Fortenberry that Donnie posted for you.
> > >
> > > Note the Ada Jane Simpson union:
> > >
> > > Descendants of James Knox Simpson
> > >
> > > 1 James Knox Simpson b: December 03, 1850 d: January 10, 1896
> > > .. +Lydia Elizabeth Sofley b: December 24, 1858 m: December 07, 1873
d:
> > > August 30, 1917
> > > ......... 2 Enoch Oscar Simpson b: April 18, 1885
> > > ............. +Artie Bell Howard m: November 25, 2906
> > > .................... 3 Beulah Jane Simpson b: September 30, 1907 d:
> > > November 27, 2000 in Batesville, Independence Co., Arkansas Burial:
> >November
> > > 30, 2000 Lancaster Cemetery-Lawrence Co., Arkansas
> > > ........................ +James Miller Tate
> > > .................... 3 Anna Lois Simpson
> > > .................... 3 Pearl Simpson
> > > ........................ +? Smith
> > > .................... 3 Vivian Simpson
> > > ........................ +? Tokunaga
> > > ......... 2 James Calvin Simpson b: February 10, 1887
> > > ............. +Lucinda Boyer
> > > ......... 2 Mary Belle Simpson b: August 19, 1881
> > > ......... 2 Ada Jane Simpson b: February 06, 1877
> > > ............. +John Fortenberry
> > > ......... 2 Luvenia Evelyn Simpson b: August 19, 1875
> > > ............. +F. D. Walker
> > > ......... 2 Martha Elizabeth Simpson
> > > ............. +Willie Wilson
> > >
> > > What Fortenberrys are you researching? Think these two; John and
Jacob
> > > connect?
> > >
> > > Too, I show that Lydia Elizabeth Sofley was the daughter of a
Milligan:
> > >
> > > Descendants of Enoch Sofley, Dr.
> > >
> > > 1 Enoch Sofley, Dr.
> > > .. +Melissa Aveline Milligan b: March 18, 1837 in Reed's Creek,
Lawrence
> > > Co., Arkansas m: May 11, 1854 d: May 25, 1862 in Lawrence Co.,
Arkansas
> > > ......... 2 Lydia Elizabeth Sofley b: December 24, 1858 d: August
30,
> > > 1917
> > > ............. +Neil Coke
> > > ......... *2nd Husband of Lydia Elizabeth Sofley:
> > > ............. +James Knox Simpson b: December 03, 1850 m: December
07,
> >1873
> > > d: January 10, 1896
> > > ......... 2 Faith Sofley
> > > ............. +Alex Little
> > > ......... 2 Eady Sofley
> > > ............. +Crittenden Smithee
> > >
> > > Sorry that it is not much information for you on the Milligan,
> > > Marsha.......but, might help somewhere.
> > >
> > >
> > > Bernie Moore-Knowles
> > > Phoenix, Arizona
> > >
> > > "I have Indian blood in me. I have just enough White blood for you to
> > > question my honesty." ........Will Rogers
>
>
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