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From: "Bernie Moore-Knowles" <>
Subject: Re: [ARIZARD-L] TAYLOR - BATTLES
Date: Sat, 13 Sep 2003 00:04:15 -0700
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1880 Census
Big Spring, Izard, Arkansas
Page 367C
George W. BATTLES Self M S W 22 AR
Occ: Farmer Fa: AL Mo: AL
Mary L. BATTLES Sister F S W 30 AR
Nicy E. BATTLES Sister F S W 23 AR >>>>>>>>>> married George Taylor
John W. BATTLES Brother M S W 19 AR
Sarah F. BATTLES Sister F S W 16 AR

Peggy

Here is our answer. George Taylor's wife............Nicey? She was a niece
of Willis Battles'! Daughter of Francis Nelson Battles and Mary Ann/Martha
Lawson:

21 June 1860 Independence Co., Arkansas, Jefferson Township, Polk Bayou Post
Office:
BATTLES, Francis 43 M farmer 900/900 AL
#480/469 Mary A. 41 F AL
Andrew J. 20 M farmer AL
Joel 17 M farmer AL
James K. P. 15 M AL
Nancy 13 F AL
Mary L. 10 F AL
Willis 8 M AL
Franklin M. 6 M AR
Nancy E. 4 F AR >>>>>>>>>>Nicey Battles Taylor
George W. 2 M AR

I went to the image to double check - and it does say Nancy E.; aged four -
but, I really think that this is Nicey.

What do you think?

Descendants of Francis Nelson Battles



1 Francis Nelson Battles b: August 18, 1816 in Alabama d: May 01, 1863
Burial: Big Springs Cemetery-Izard Co., Arkansas

. +Mary Ann "Martha" Lawson b: January 03, 1819 in Arkansas d: April 05,
1870 Burial: Big Springs Cemetery-Izard Co., Arkansas

........ 2 Andrew Jackson Battles b: 1840 in Alabama

........ 2 Joe L. Battles b: January 08, 1843 d: March 04, 1862 in near
Pocahontas, Arkansas-Civil War Burial: Big Springs Cemetery-Izard Co.,
Arkansas

........ 2 James K. Polk Battles b: 1845 in Alabama

............ +Lucinda ? b: 1850 in Arkansas

........ 2 Nancy Ann Battles b: January 08, 1847 in Alabama d: December 25,
1935 in Carey, Childress Co., Texas

............ +Jacob Jarman Johnson b: February 15, 1848 in Overton Co.,
Tennessee m: September 30, 1869 in Izard Co., Arkansas d: October 05, 1935
in Carey, Childress Co., Texas

........ 2 Mary Legunia "Lou" Battles b: January 08, 1850 in St. Clair Co.,
Alabama d: November 05, 1913 Burial: Antioch Cemetery-Izard Co., Arkansas

............ +Green Hill Hightower b: December 23, 1836 in Rocky Bayou,
Izard Co., Arkansas m: August 03, 1880 in LaCrosse, Izard Co., Arkansas d:
September 18, 1912 in Izard Co., Arkansas Burial: Antioch Cemetery-Izard
Co., Arkansas

........ 2 Willis Battles b: January 29, 1852 in Alabama d: March 25, 1888
Burial: Antioch Cemetery-Izard Co., Arkansas

............ +Hila J./L. "Hiley" Finley b: February 11, 1856 in Franklin,
Izard Co., Arkansas m: 1877 d: March 09, 1940 in Izard Co., Arkansas Burial:
Finley Creek Cemetery-Izard Co., Arkansas

........ 2 Franklin Marion Battles b: April 26, 1854 d: May 15, 1926 Burial:
Yeager Cemetery-Izard Co., Arkansas

............ +Orry Yeager b: March 1856 d: 1931 Burial: Yeager
Cemetery-Izard Co., Arkansas

........ 2 Mary E. "Nicey" Battles b: May 07, 1856 in Arkansas d: January
02, 1940 Burial: Shell Cemetery-Easr of Sage, Izard Co., Arkansas

............ +George W. Taylor b: June 22, 1852 in Arkansas m: 1883 d:
October 10, 1919 Burial: Shell Cemetery-Easr of Sage, Izard Co., Arkansas

........ 2 George Washington Battles b: March 17, 1858 in Arkansas d: March
30, 1933 Burial: La Crosse Cemtery-Izard Co., Arkansas

............ +Annie M. Lindley b: February 18, 1863 d: July 04, 1941 Burial:
La Crosse Cemtery-Izard Co., Arkansas

........ 2 John W. Battles b: 1861 in Arkansas

........ 2 Sarah Frances Battles b: July 12, 1863 d: February 23, 1932
Burial: Zion Hill Cemetery-Izard Co., Arkansas

............ +Junius/James Guinn Jennings b: May 1862 in Arkansas d: 1932
Burial: Zion Hill Cemetery-Izard Co., Arkansas

Bernie Moore-Knowles
Phoenix, Arizona - Papa'aloa, Hawai'i


"I have Indian blood in me. I have just enough White blood for you to
question my honesty." ........Will Rogers

----- Original Message -----
From: "Peggy Truesdell" <>
To: <>
Sent: Friday, September 12, 2003 7:32 PM
Subject: Re: [ARIZARD-L] TAYLOR - BATTLES


> Ellen, isn't this the Ruby TAYLOR you're seeking?
>
> << I think that this must be your man, Ellen - as in two households away
in 1910, is George (his father?):
>
> 2 & 3 May 1910 Izard Co., Arkansas census, Sage Township:
> TAYLOR, George W. head M W 57 md/2 27 yrs AR AR OH
> #171/172 Nicey E. wife F W 53 md/1 27 yrs 10/9 AR AL AL
> James W. son M W 19 single AR AR AR
> Mary T. daughter F W 17 single AR AR AR
> Ollie F. daughter F W 18 single AR AR AR
> Nora F. daughter F W 9 single AR AR AR
> Ruby V. daughter F W 6 single AR AR AR
> *****
> Spouse of George W. TAYLOR: Mary E. "Nicie" BATTLES, daughter of Willis
BATTLES (Sr.), b. 1824, AL, and wife Mary Jane {Unknown}, b. 1833, AL.
[Mary Jane had other spouse -- unknown FINLEY]
>
> This information probably came from Willis T. FINLEY. I suspect the
information on marriage of Mary E. "Nicie" BATTLES to George W. TAYLOR may
have also come from hard copies of FINLEY information.
>
> 1880 Cenus - LDS CD:
> Big Spring, Izard, Arkansas
> Page 367C
>
> Willis BATTLES Self M M W 56 AL
> Occ: Farmer Fa: AL Mo: GA
> Mary Jane BATTLES Wife F M W 47 AL
> Occ: Keeping House Fa: KY Mo: KY
> Elizabeth BATTLES Dau F S W 22 AR
> Lydia A. BATTLES Dau F S W 21 AR
> Riley BATTLES Son M S W 19 AR
> Nancy Belle BATTLES Dau F S W15 AR
> Minerva E. FINLEY SDau F S W 29 AR
> Fa: AR Mo: KY
> *****
> 1880 Census
> Big Spring, Izard, Arkansas
> Page 367C
> George W. BATTLES Self M S W 22 AR
> Occ: Farmer Fa: AL Mo: AL
> Mary L. BATTLES Sister F S W 30 AR
> Nicy E. BATTLES Sister F S W 23 AR
> John W. BATTLES Brother M S W 19 AR
> Sarah F. BATTLES Sister F S W 16 AR
> *****
> Willlis BATTLES, b. 29 January 1852, d. 25 March 1888, m. abt. 1877 Hiley
L. FINLEY.
>
> My information shows that "Nicey" had first name of Mary -- then they have
sister Mary L., b. abt. 1850. ???
>
> I don't have marriages for the other siblings -- nor marriage for Minerva
FINLEY.
>
> Most everyone knows that my primary interest in these families is the
FINLEYs.
>
> Peggy
>
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