Rufus Asberry WEST H WEST Charles TURNER Susie Ann TURNER Lucy D TURNER Charles TURNER John T DOWNS Aline DOWNS Firstname LEDBETTER Lillie May WEST Rufus T WEST William Berry WEST Jesse B WEST Belle Tennessee WEST Opal Annie WEST Susan A BURKE Mini tree diagram
Julia E WEST

Julia E WEST1,2,3,4,4,5,5,6

7th Jul 18801,2,3,4,5,6 - 28th Dec 19706

Life History

7th Jul 1880

Born in Arkansas.1,2,3,4,5,6

1900

Resident in Prairie, Arkansas, Arkansas.1

17th Feb 1901

Married Charles TURNER in Arkansas County, Arkansas.5

2nd Jan 1905

Birth of daughter Susie Ann TURNER in Arkansas County, Arkansas.3,4,5,7,8,9,10,11

15th Jul 1907

Birth of daughter Lucy D TURNER.12,3,4,9

about 1913

Birth of daughter Aline DOWNS in Arkansas County, Arkansas.3

25th Feb 1913

Married John T DOWNS in Arkansas County, Arkansas.3,5

about 1920

Birth of son Charles TURNER in Arkansas County, Arkansas.3

before 1920

Death of Charles TURNER in Arkansas County, Arkansas

before 1920

Death of John T DOWNS in Arkansas County, Arkansas

28th Dec 1970

Died in Arkansas County, Arkansas.6

after 28th Dec 1970

Buried in St Charles Cemetery, St Charles, Arkansas County, Arkansas.6

Other facts

 

Married Firstname LEDBETTER

Notes

  • 1900 Federal Census, Arkansas County, Arkansas, 19 June, PrairieTownship, District 7, Page 14B, House #240, Family #245
    West, Asberry Head W M Mar 1849  51 Married 21 years NC NC NC FarmerOwns Farm
    West, Susan A  Wife W F July 1856  43 Married 21 years  8 children/7living TN TN TN
    West, Julia E  Dau W F July 1880  19 Single AR NC TN

    Julia got married in 1901.

    Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957
    Julia West
    Age 20, Birth Year abt 1881
    Residence Ethel, Arkansas, Arkansas
    Spouse's Name Charley Turner
    Spouse's Age 19
    Spouse's Residence Ethel, Arkansas, Arkansas
    Marriage 17 Feb 1901 Arkansas County
    Marriage License Date16 Feb 1901

    In the 1910 census, Julia is reported under the name of Jodie.

    1910 Federal Census, Arkansas County, Arkansas, 19 April, PrairieTownship, District 19, Page 2B, Hse/Fam #27
    Turner, Charles Head M W 28 Married 9 years AR MS AL Farmer Owns
    Turner, Jodie Wife F W 29 Married 11 years 3 children/5 living AR NCTN
    Turner, Susie Dau 5 Single AR AR AR
    Turner, Lucy Dau 3 Single AR AR AR
    West, Rufus Bro-in-law 22 Single AR NC TN Hired Man, Working Out

    The brother-in-law's record here gives us Julia's maiden name.  Juliais the daughter of Rufus Asberry West and Susan A Burkes.

    In the 1920 census, Julia's last name is Downs and she is reported asa widow.  I found the record of her marriage to John T Downs in 1913.

    Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957
    Julia E Turner
    Age 32, Birth Year abt 1881
    Residence Ethel, Arkansas, Arkansas
    Spouse's Name John T Downs
    Spouse's Age 35
    Spouse's Residence Ethel, Arkansas, Arkansas
    Marriage 25 Feb 1913 Arkansas County
    Marriage License Date 24 Feb 1913

    1920 Federal Census, Arkansas County, Arkansas, 16 February, PrairieTownship, District 15, White River School Rd, page 9B, Hse/Fam #181
    Downs, Julia  Head  Owns Free & Clear F W 37 Widow AR AR AR Farmer
    Downs, Aline Dau F W 7 AR TX AR [b abt 1913[
    Turner, Susie Dau F W 15 AR AR AR
    Turner, Lucy Dau F W 13 AR AR AR
    Turner, Charley Son M W 10 AR AR AR
    Ritchie, Jno Boarder M W 35 Single AR AR AR

    Gravestone of Julia E West Downs Ledbetter, St Clarles Cemetery, StCharles, Arkansas County, Arkansas
    Julia E West Ledbetter July 7, 1880 - Dec 28, 1970

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