Indiana McCaslins

Lydia Odessa (Dessie) WilsonAge: 24 years19051929

Name
Lydia Odessa (Dessie) Wilson
Married name
Lydia Odessa (Dessie) Leathers
Birth February 20, 1905 44 31
Source: Find a Grave
MarriageLewis (Bill) LeathersView this family
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Death of a maternal grandfatherMichael Hockersmith
December 17, 1917 (Age 12 years)
Source: S4345
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Michael's wife, Florence [Rhoads] Hockersmith is recorded as a widow in the 1920 US Federal Census for Elk, Stoddard, Missouri.
Burial of a maternal grandfatherMichael Hockersmith
after December 17, 1917 (Age 12 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Sadler Chapel Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 32046486)
Census 1920 (Age 14 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherFlorence Almira Rhoads (Rhodes)
May 16, 1921 (Age 16 years)
Burial of a maternal grandmotherFlorence Almira Rhoads (Rhodes)
May 17, 1921 (Age 16 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Sadler Chapel Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 32044250)
Death of a fatherJohn Alexander Wilson
February 21, 1929 (Age 24 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a fatherJohn Alexander Wilson
after February 21, 1929 (Age 24 years)
Note: Parma Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 58078193)
Death November 24, 1929 (Age 24 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial November 25, 1929 (1 day after death)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Parma Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 153118889)
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Father’s family with Esther Eveline Ackley - View this family
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Marriage: November 8, 1883, White, Illinois
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Family with Lewis (Bill) Leathers - View this family
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Birth1920 US Federal Census
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Census1920 US Federal Census
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Burial

Parma Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 153118889)

Shared note

The 1920 US Federal Census for Elm, Stoddard, Missouri records 59-year-old, Georgia-born John A Wilson, his 46-year-old, Indiana-born wife Rosetta [Hockersmith] Wilson, their children, 17-year-old, Illinois-born Thelma, 15-year-old, Illinois-born O Dessa, 12-year-old, Illinois-born Wilard, and 9-year-old, Missouri-born John M Wilson, John A's 26-year-old, Illinois-born son Orvil (from his first marriage) and John A's 67-year-old, Indiana-born mother-in-law Florence [Rhoads] Hockersmith. The family is living in a rented house. John A is doing "general farming". Orvil is assisting him. Florence is retired. Everyone speaks English and can read. Everyone except Orvil can write. O Dessa, Wiliard and John M have attended school in the past year. John A's father was born in North Carolina and his mother in Georgia. Rosetta's parents were born in Indiana. The children of John A and Rosetta have a father born in GeorgIa and a mother born in Indiana. Orvil's father was born in Georgia and his mother in Illinois. Florence's parents were born in indiana.

Odessa Wilson Leathers died 24 Nov 1929 of tuberculosis at the age of 24 years, 9 months, 4 days. Her parents were John Wilson, born in Illinois and Rosetta Hockersmith, also born in Illinois [sic]. Her husband Lewis Leathers was the informant. She was buried in the Parma Cemetery 25 Nov 1929.