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William Vanderford (4111)

Father: Josiah Vanderford (3043)
Mother: Elizabeth "Louise" Taylor

b. 1847 in Georgia [census-Miss]

d. in Texas [Betty Jo]

m. Sept. 13, 1891 in Alcorn County, Mississippi, Leeaner Driver [AlC mar 1889-92:190], daughter of David Driver and Tennessee Carolina Newman, b. June 1, 1869, d. June 25, 1953 at Martin, Tennessee, buried at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Corinth, Mississippi [Betty Jo], m2. James Jones [Betty Jo]

Issue: [Betty Jo]

Oscar (5095), b. Aug. 30, 1892

John William (5096), b. June 1, 1894

Mary, b. Oct. 1897 in Alcorn County, Mississippi

m. Mr. Huff


February 26, 1879 (recorded February 28, 1879):
William bought 20 acres of the east side of the NorthWest Quarter and the west half of the NorthEast Quarter of Section 20, Township 3, Range 8 of the Chickasaw Survey in Alcorn County, Mississippi for $330. [AlC deed 7:223]

January 3, 1880:
William sold the property he bought on February 26, 1879 to his brother-in-law, Ira Springer for $250. [AlC deed 7:364]

Before 1900:
William left his family in Mississippi and went to Texas. [Betty Jo]

Leeaner was doing farm labor in Alcorn County, Mississippi to support her 3 small children. [census-Miss]

Leeaner, her second husband, James Jones, and family were living in Perry County, Mississippi. [census-Miss]

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