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From: "Pat Hastings" <>
Subject: RE: [ARIZARD-L] Sarah Carter Thomas Jones
Date: Tue, 27 Apr 2004 18:37:13 -0500
Thanks for the search, Vera. The baby survived. His name was Bill
Jones. I know that my grandmother and her brother, Walter Thomas, lived
with his father and sisters for a short time after their mother died. I
am trying to locate the cemetery where Bill Jones is buried in Oklahoma.
My grandmother's older brother, John Thomas was killed in a shooting in
Izard County in the 1930s? If you ever run across the newspaper article
on him, I would appreciate it. Perhaps it will lend a few clues.
From: Vera Reeves [mailto:]
Sent: Tuesday, April 27, 2004 2:27 PM
Subject: [ARIZARD-L] Sarah Carter Thomas Jones
I searched the Melbourne Times for the time frame 1901-1910 and found
of Jones but no Sarah. All issues weren't available to be filmed some
Good luck !
> During a recent trip to Izard County, I visited Baker Cemetery where
> great-grandmother, Sarah Carter Thomas Jones is buried. She does not
> have a marker and my aunt and I are interested in getting one that
> shows her son, Samuel Thomas, who died at age 4 and is buried next to
> her. We know her birth information from the 1900 census but we are
> certain of her or Samuel's exact date of death. We know that she died
> from childbirth between 1901 and June 1905. Does anyone have any
> suggestions? Sarah was the daughter of James F. Carter and Lucinda
> Sharp. We believe that James Carter was the son of Henry Carter.
> was married to James Thomas in Izard County. James was the son of
> B. Thomas. Several members of the family believe that the Thomas
> was of Cherokee Indian heritage since they came to Missouri from North
> Carolina. My grandmother was orphaned at an early age, and although
> and her brothers appeared to be Native American, we have little
> information on her ancestors. Any assistance will be appreciated.
> Pat Hastings
> San Antonio, TX
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