John Lewis DUMOND Chester Carleece DUMOND Florence Irene DUMOND Jennie Belle DUMOND Sarah Haggy DUMOND Louie Mae DUMOND Walter Lee DUMOND John DeWayne DUMOND Delores DUMOND Beulah Ann DUMOND Billie Ruth DUMOND Katie Lu DUMOND Lester Ray DUMOND David Richard DUMOND Billie Shaw GOSSOM Leta Aline DUMOND Pauline B DUMOND Elizabeth Lois DUMOND Lloyd Thrace DUMOND John Lincoln DUMOND Katie WATKINS Mini tree diagram

Lester Lee DUMOND6,1,2,3,5,4,4

20th Jan 19151,2,3,4 - 11th Nov 19982,5,4,4

Life History

20th Jan 1915

Born in Arkansas County, Arkansas.1,2,3,4

23rd Dec 1933

Married Billie Shaw GOSSOM in Arkansas County, Arkansas.16,4

about 1935

Birth of daughter Louie Mae DUMOND in Arkansas County, Arkansas.1

1st Jul 1936

Birth of son Walter Lee DUMOND in Arkansas County, Arkansas.7

24th Sep 1938

Birth of son John DeWayne DUMOND in DeWitt, Arkansas, Arkansas.4

1st Nov 1938

Death of son John DeWayne DUMOND in DeWitt, Arkansas, Arkansas.4

Mar 1940

Birth of daughter Delores DUMOND in Arkansas County, Arkansas.1

19th Jun 1942

Birth of daughter Beulah Ann DUMOND in DeWitt, Arkansas, Arkansas.8,9

about 1944

Birth of daughter Billie Ruth DUMOND in Arkansas County, Arkansas

28th Dec 1946

Birth of daughter Katie Lu DUMOND in DeWitt, Arkansas, Arkansas.9,10,11,4

4th Jan 1949

Birth of son Lester Ray DUMOND in Arkansas County, Arkansas.7,12,9

1st May 1950

Birth of son David Richard DUMOND in DeWitt, Arkansas, Arkansas.13,14,15,4

7th Jul 1989

Death of son David Richard DUMOND in Traskwood, Grant, Arkansas.13,14,4,4

11th Nov 1998

Died in DeWitt, Arkansas, Arkansas.2,5,4,4

13th Nov 1998

Buried in DeWitt Cemetery, DeWitt, Arkansas County, Arkansas.5,4

Notes

  • 1920 Federal Census, Arkansas County, Arkansas, 3 February, LaGrueTownship, District 12, page 12A, Hse #247, Fam #257
    Dumond, Lewis J Head  Rents farm  M W 33 AR AR AR Farmer [b abt 1887]
    Dumond, Katie  Wife F W 33 AR AR AR [b abt 1887]
    Dumond, Lester Son M W 5 AR AR AR [b abt 1915]

    Jacques L'Heureux, who has compiled extensive information on theDumond lineage, provides the names of Lester's wife and family (thoughhe lacks birth details and other vital statistics)..

    Lester Lee DUMOND
    Father: John Lewis DUMOND
    Mother: Katie WATKINS
    Spouse: Billie GOSSOM
    Children:
    Louie Mae DUMOND
    Walter Lee DUMOND
    Delores DUMOND
    Buelah Ann DUMOND
    Billie Ruth DUMOND
    Katie Lou DUMOND
    Lester Ray DUMOND
    David Richard DUMOND
    --  L'Heureux,http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~lheureux/lh1/d0018/g0000045.html#I116198

    Another family researcher, for the Byers lineage, also includes thisfamliy, and provides several of the missing details.  Note thatL'Heureux has four children not listed by the Byers Family list.

    Billie S Gossom
    Birth 3 October 1918, Death 7 February 2005 in Ethel, Arkansas,Arkansas
    Parents         Elijah Lewis Gossom b 1885
    Lula 1893-1980
    Spouse Lester Lee Dumond 1915-1998
    Children:
    Buelah [Beulah] Ann Dumond
    David Richard Dumond
    John DeWayne Dumond
    Louie Mae Dumond
    Katie Lou Dumond b 1946
    --  Byers,http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/8967591/person/1381079314?ssrc=&ftm=1

    Arkansas Marriage Index, 1933-1939
    Volume #0001, Certificate 00068
    Lester Dumond
    Spouse: Billie Gossom
    License 23 Dec 1933 Arkansas County

    1940 Federal Census, Arkansas County, Arkansas, 26 April, LaGrueTownship, District 1-17, page 16A, Vitteton Rd to Sunny Side Rd, Hse#294, Rents $8
    Dumond, Lester Head M W 26 Grade 8 b Ark  same place in 1935 FarmLaborer
    Dumond, Billie Gossom Wife F W 23 Grade H-2 b Ark  same place in 1935
    Dumond, Louie Mae Dau F W 5 Single b Ark  same place in 1935
    Dumond, Walter Lee Son M W 3 b Ark
    Dumond, Delores Dau F W 0months Single b Ark

    The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette published Lester Lee's Obituary.  Asummary is online at RootsWeb:

    DuMond, Lester Lee d. 11/11/98 DeWitt; Aged 83
    Survivors:  Sons, Walter DuMond, Lester DuMond
    Daughters, Louie May Burnett, Katie Steiner, Delores Padgett, EthelAnn Robinson, Ruth Cunningham
    Brothers, Chester DuMond, J L DuMond
    Sisters, Pauline O'Dell, Elizabeth Huckaby, Aline DuMond
    Interment DeWitt Cemetery
    Arkansas Democrat-Gazette  13 November 1998
    --  Obituary Listings,http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ouisersplace/gindex/obitmch.htm

    Lester Lee Dumond
    Birth Jan. 20, 1915 Arkansas County, Arkansas
    Death Nov 11, 1998 De Witt, Arkansas County, Arkansas
    Parents:
    John Louis Dumond (1887 - 1926)
    Katie Watkins Dumond (1887 - 1972)
    Spouse Billie Shaw Gossom DuMond Rawls (1918 - 2005)
    Children:
    Louie Mae Dumond Ryan Burnett (1934 - 2003)
    Katy Lu DuMond Steiner (1946 - 2007)
    Lester Ray DuMond (1949 - 2012)
    David Richard DuMond (1950 - 1989)
    Siblings:
    Chester Carleece Dumond (1906 - 1999)
    Sarah H. DuMond Clark (1913 - 1983)
    Leta Aline Dumond (1917 - 2001)
    Lloyd Thrace Dumond (1922 - 1994)
    John Lincoln Dumond (1926 - 2001)
    Burial De Witt Cemetery, De Witt, Arkansas County, Arkansas
    Created by easttator Mar 15, 2012
    --  Find A Grave Memorial #86826553,    http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=8682655

Sources

  • 1. 1940 Federal Census, Arkansas County, Arkansas
    • 26 April, LaGrue Township, District 1-17, page 16A, Vitteton Rd to
  • 2. Social Security Death Index
    • Lester L Dumond
  • 3. 1920 Federal Census, Arkansas County, Arkansas
    • 3 February, LaGrue Township, District 12, page 12A, Hse #247, Fam #257
  • 4. Find a Grave Memorial Registry
  • 5. Obituary of Lester Lee Dumond, Arkansas Democrat-Gazette , 13 Nov 1998
    • Name: Name:http://victorian.fortunecity.com/canterbury/478/obitdo.htm;;
  • 6. RootsWeb -- Heureux Genealogy
    • http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~lheureux/lh1/d0008/g0000006.html#I11618
  • 7. U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 1
  • 8. Obituary of Beulah Dumond Robinson, The Victoria (Texas) Advocate, 10March 2005
  • 9. Social Security Death Index
  • 10. Ancestry Trees
    • Byers,
  • 11. Obituary of Katie Lu Dumond Stenier, The Mississippi Press, 25February 2007
  • 12. Obituary of Lester Ray DuMond, Stuttgart Daily Leader, 27 February2012
  • 13. Ancestry Trees
    • Du Mond Family,
  • 14. Gravestone of David Richard and Jerri A Dumond, Traskwood Cemetery,Traskwood, Saline, Arkansas
  • 15. U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 2
  • 16. Arkansas Marriage Index, 1933-1939
    • Volume #0001, Certificate 00068

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