Umberson Family

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Charles William “Willy, Will” UmbersonAge: 49 years18821931

Charles William “Willy, Will” Umberson
Given names
Charles William
Willy, Will
Birth January 7, 1882 27 22
MarriageEthel D. Buford View this family

Birth of a sisterNettie May (Umberson) Middlebrooks
July 10, 1884 (Age 2 years)
Death of a fatherJerome George Umberson
August 21, 1888 (Age 6 years)

Cause: Fell from wagon and onto an axe.
Marriage of a parentPleasant William “Paul or Pleasant” HuntOrpha Ann Savanna (Kiker) Umberson HuntView this family
February 11, 1889 (Age 7 years)

Death of a paternal grandmotherElizabeth Umberson
November 19, 1889 (Age 7 years)

Note: The Gholson cemetery is on land that William Franklin U. donated to the community.

Birth of a half-sisterAmy Bonham Hunt
January 27, 1896 (Age 14 years)

Birth of a half-sisterOma Lilly “Omy” Hunt
December 12, 1897 (Age 15 years)

Marriage of a siblingAtticus Floyd MiddlebrooksNettie May (Umberson) MiddlebrooksView this family
December 19, 1901 (Age 19 years)

Marriage of a siblingGeorge Washington UmbersonJulia Phelina BurgessView this family
April 6, 1904 (Age 22 years)

A court marriage log book record book H page 147 shows marriage was 6 APR 1904. See Howard Umb. docs, his doc source unkown but page was transcribed by Mary Turner Kinard as the secondary source. -BWU 2017

A doc in Judy Price records show License was June 2, 1904, Marriage was June 6, 1904. -BWU 2017 JBU notes say marriage was: 6 APR 1904 -BWU 8.2015

Howard Umb. notes say marriage was April 4, 1904--but a second document within his package says 6 APR 1904. -BWU 2017

Birth of a son
James Edward Umberson
1905 (Age 22 years)

Death of a maternal grandfatherGeorge W. Kiker
1905 (Age 22 years)

Birth of a son
Lois Ollin Umberson
May 26, 1909 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a daughter
Lillie Amy (Umberson) “Lily” Tanner
November 1, 1911 (Age 29 years)

Death of a maternal grandmotherElizabeth Bo~.
1916 (Age 33 years)

Marriage of a siblingGeorge Washington UmbersonNettie Lee (Holland) Brogdon UmbersonView this family
Type: Civil marriage
July 18, 1918 (Age 36 years)


July 18, 1918 was listed on GWU's obit as their marriage date, so I'm using this date. -BWU 1.2017

Note marriage date of 14 NOV 1920 to Nettie Brogdon was determined from a photo of another couple that stood witness, and that also married same date/place too per their relatives on FB posts Montague historical commission. -BWU 3.2016

Birth of a grandson
Charles Leroy Tanner
December 29, 1928 (Age 46 years)
Death January 22, 1931 (Age 49 years)



UMBERSON, Father Charles W. Jan. 7, 1882 Jan. 22, 1931 Inscription: "Gone but not forgotten" Strickland (South Side) Cemetery, Cordell, OK

Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: December 26, 1875McLennan Co., Texas
3 years
elder brother
23 months
elder sister
18 months
3 years
younger sister
-7 years
elder sibling
Mother’s family with Pleasant William “Paul or Pleasant” Hunt - View this family
Marriage: February 11, 1889
9 years
-23 months
Family with Ethel D. Buford - View this family
4 years
Lois Ollin Umberson
Birth: May 26, 1909 27 20Saint Jo, Montague County, Texas
Number of children: Zero
Death: January 25, 1997Modesto, Stanislaus Co., California, USA
2 years


UMBERSON, Father Charles W. Jan. 7, 1882 Jan. 22, 1931 Inscription: "Gone but not forgotten" Strickland (South Side) Cemetery, Cordell, OK


Listed in 1930 Census, kivung at Rainey, Washita, Oklahoma, USA With wife Etherl D. Buford 41, son Lois O. Umb age 20, James E. Umb age 12, daughter Lilly A. Grandson Charles L. Tanner age 1. -BWU from 8.2015

Ernest stayed with this family for awhile after Julia died, the older kids went to the Grandma Sappington's in Arkansas. Reportedly Ern was too mean and she wouldn't put up with it. Later, the older kids returned but Cartl, the youngest, stayed with the Sappington's. -Per Hazel Umberson Berryman's bible. Copy provided by Harold Umberson.

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