Indiana McCaslins

James Matthew Poor1916

Name
James Matthew Poor
Birth November 27, 1916 32 29
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Census 1920 (Age 3 years)
Census 1930 (Age 13 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherAndrew J Poor
1933 (Age 16 years)

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MarriageLillian Geneva LaneView this family
December 24, 1938 (Age 22 years)

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Death of a motherIda Mae Painter
January 30, 1975 (Age 58 years)
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Death of a wifeLillian Geneva Lane
March 31, 1989 (Age 72 years)

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Burial of a wifeLillian Geneva Lane
after March 31, 1989 (Age 72 years)
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Note: Freedom Cemetery
Death of a brotherMurl J (Morrell) Poor
August 20, 1992 (Age 75 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1903
4 years
elder sister
2 years
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
6 years
elder sister
23 months
himself
Family with Lillian Geneva Lane - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: December 24, 1938

Birth1920 US Federal Census
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Census1920 US Federal Census
Census1930 US Federal Census
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Shared note
In the 1920 US Federal Census for Upper, Crawford, Arkansas, 35-year-old Arkansas-born farmer Elias and his 31-year-old Arkansas-born farm laborer wife May [Painter] Poor have in their household their Arkansas-born children, 14-year-old Ova, 13-year-old Vanila Dean [sic], 10-year-old Murl, 5-year-old Zella, and 3-year 2-month old Mathew. Also in this household is a homeless man, 41-year-old Arkansas-born John Eary. Ova and Vanila have attended school in the past year. Elias, May, Ova, Vanila and Murl can read, write and speak English. John Eary is illiterate, but can speak English. Elias owns the land he is farming, free of mortgage. Elias' parents were born in the United States; May's father was born in Texas and her mother in Missouri; everyone else's parents were born in Arkansas. In the 1930 US Federal Census for Upper, Crawford, Arkansas, 47-year-old Arkansas-born farmer Elias and his 44-year-old Arkansas-born wife Ida M [May] [Painter] Poor were married when he was 21- and she was 17-years old. They have in their household their youngest Arkansas-born children, 22-year-old Nella D [Vanila Dean on the 1920 census], 16-year-old Zilla M [sic], and 13-year-old Mathew. Zilla and Mathew have attended school in the past year. Elias is farming land he owns, free of mortgage, and has worked on the last regularly scheduled work day. He has not served in the military. Everyone can read, write and speak English. Elias' father was born in Missouri and his mother in Arkansasa; Ida's parents were born in Missouri [sic]; the children's parents were born in Arkansas.