James Franklin YAZELL Joseph William TERRY Thomas William TERRY Mini tree diagram

Edna B YAZELL1,2,3,4,5

Mar 18841,2,3,4 - 8th Dec 19392

Life History

Mar 1884

Born in Texas.1,2,3,4

about 1903

Married Joseph William TERRY in Texas

18th Jun 1903

Birth of son Thomas William TERRY in Lampasas, Lampasas, Texas.1,2,4,3

22nd Jun 1939

Death of Joseph William TERRY in Globe, Gila, Arizona.3,6

8th Dec 1939

Died in Globe, Gila, Arizona.2


  • In 1910 and 1918, Edna was reported as the wife of Joseph WilliamTerry, when they were enumerated for the census in Runnels County,southeast of Dallas.

    1910 Federal Census, Runnels County, Texas, 28 April, Justice Precinct3, District 216, page 8B, Hse/Fam #141
    Terry, Joe Head M W 30 Married 8 years TX TX TXFarmer Rents
    Terry, Edna Wife F W 24 Married 8 years 1 child/1 living TX TX TX
    Terry, Thos W Son M W 7 Single TX TX TX

    In 1918 they were living in Fannin County, Texas.

    World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
    Joseph William Terry
    Residence Dodd City, Fannin County, Texas
    Birth Date 31 Oct 1879
    Farmer, Wife Mrs Edna Terry
    Tall, Slender, Blue Eyes, Brown Hair
    Registered 12 September 1918
    Signed with his mark

    Some time within the next two years, Joseph and Edna moved to WestTexas.  In 1920, we find Joseph and his family in Coke County.Joseph's widowed brother Alphonso is living with him.

    1920 Federal Census, Coke County, Texas, 8 March, Justice Precinct 4,District 20, page 6B, Hse #129, Fam #130
    Terry, Joseph W Head  Rents M W 40 TX GA TX Farm Laborer, Working Out
    Terry, Edna Wife F W 35 TX US US
    Terry, Thomas W Son M W 15 TX TX TX
    Terry, Alfonzo B Brother M W 32 Widower TX TX TX Farmer

    "Her maiden name is Yazell. Her father James Franklin Yazell was my3rd Great Uncle."
    --  Vicky Flow, Ancestry Messaging to orville Boyd Jenkins, Jan 11,2016

    Edna B Yazell Terry
    Birth Mar 1884 Texas, USA
    Death unknown
    I believe she was buried by [beside] her Husband, Joseph Terry inArizona but not sure.
    Spouse Joseph William Terry (1879 - 1939)
    Burial Unknown
    Created by Vicky Dawn Waller Flow Jan 11, 2016
    --  Find A Grave Memorial #156969478,http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=156969478


  • 1. 1920 Federal Census, Coke County, Texas
    • 8 March, Justice Precinct 4, District 20, page 6B, Hse #129, Fam #130
  • 2. Terry Family Historian -- discussion
    • Location: http://www.terry-family-historian.com/guestlog.htm;
    • Jacque Watkins, 23 Jul 2003
  • 3. Find a Grave Memorial Registry
  • 4. 1910 Federal Census, Runnels County, Texas
    • 28 April, Justice Precinct 3, District 216, page 8B, Hse/Fam #141
  • 5. Ancestry Messaging
  • 6. Arizona Death Certificates, 1870 - 1963

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