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From: "J.Cooper Walker" <>
Subject: Re: [ARIZARD-L] SPEAK - LAWRENCE / SISK
Date: Wed, 11 Jun 2003 17:31:01 -0500
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Hi Vera...Looks like this Mary L. is his mother in law, her being the mother
of Mary E. (Speaks) Lawrence.
Could this Mary L be the Lula who has married Virgil Lawrence And her
daughter Mary E. married Virgil's son from a previous marriage , John
Does that sound right??
Descendants of Mary L. Bobbitt
1 Mary L. Bobbitt 1871 - *****
.. +J. T. Speaks 1871 - 1897
..... 2 Mary E. Speaks 1891 - *******
..... 2 Minnie J. Speaks 1893 - **
..... 2 Annie B. Speaks 1896 - **
*2nd Husband of Mary L. Bobbitt:
.. - (???) or Lawrence??
----- Original Message -----
From: "Vera Reeves" <>
Sent: Wednesday, June 11, 2003 4:57 PM
Subject: [ARIZARD-L] SPEAK - LAWRENCE / SISK
> > Virgil Marion LAWRENCE, b. 4 March 1850, m1) Indiana Ann SISK, b. abt.
> 1845 -- Children a) Johnnie B. LAWRENCE, b. 22 November 1874, d. 5
> 1948; b) Ray LAWRENCE [no stats]; m2 Lula SPEAKS [no stats or info]
> I did a little research on this family some time back.
> Info sent to me one time that Indiana Ann Lawrence's maiden was not Sisk
> Shelton b. in Wayne County TN d/o William B. Shelton mother was Nancy
> (just in case someone whats to check it out)
> 1880 Big Flat Baxter County, AR
> V. M. 35 AL
> I. E. 32 TN
> William 14
> Adaline 12
> George F. 10
> John B. 6
> 1900 Big Flat, Baxter County, AR
> Lawrence, Virgil b. Mar 1850 age 50 GA
> ----------- Indiana Oct 1851 age 48 TN
> md 34 years she's had 11 - 4 living
> 1910 Big Flat, Baxter County, AR
> Virgial 60 md 2 times md 7 years
> Lula 39 md 2 times 5 children - 4 living
> Minnie 16 dau (Mary's dau ?) **
> Annie 14 dau (Mary's dau. ?) **
> Virgie 5 dau
> Thomas 2 son
> Judging from this cemsus Indiana must have died about 1902 if he was
> 7 years to Lula in 1910.
> 1920 Big Flat Baxter County, AR
> Virgil M. 67
> Mary L. 49 **Has he married a third time to Mary L?? OR is Mary L. the
> Virgiie 15
> Thomas J. 11
> !930 Big Flat County, AR
> John B. 54
> Mary E. 38 md age 17 ******
> Loren 18 son
> Lois M. 17 dau
> Mary L. 58 mother-in-law ******
> Bet she's his step-mother listed as Lula in 1910
> Also may be his mother-in-law if she was a Speak before marriage to
> Lawrence, J. B. 30
> m. 11 Apr 1909 Stone County
> Lizzie Speak 17
> Arkansas Death Record Index shows a
> Virgil M. Laurence d. Nov 18, 1926 in Baxter County.
> Latest up-date for Big Flat Cemetery
> Lawrence Indiana Ann (Sisk) 1845 no death date.
> Lawrence, Virgil Marion 4 Mar 1850 no death date
> also says his #1 Indaina Ann #2 Lula (Speaks)
> Didn't find a marriage for Virgil to Lula in Baxter or Stone County and my
> books for Izard or Searcy don't go up to 1903.
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