Lendar Lee BLAND Alphonso Brown TERRY Lena Ethel TERRY Lester TERRY Chester TERRY James Milton TERRY Temperance TERRY Duncan Lee TERRY Second Husband SNYDER Octavia Alice PEVETO Mini tree diagram
Leanora BLAND

Leanora BLAND6,1,2,3,4,5,5

29th Sep 19031,2,3,4,5,5 - 17th Feb 19714,5

Life History

29th Sep 1903

Born in Orange County, Texas.1,2,3,4,5,5

about 1921

Married Alphonso Brown TERRY in Coke County, Texas

26th Aug 1921

Birth of daughter Lena Ethel TERRY in Tennyson, Coke, Texas.2,7,4

10th Apr 1923

Birth of son Chester TERRY in Orange, Orange, Texas.5,7

10th Apr 1923

Birth of son Lester TERRY in Orange County, Texas.9

26th Jul 1923

Death of son Chester TERRY in Coryell County, Texas.7,8

27th Jul 1923

Death of son Lester TERRY in Coryell County, Texas.8

21st Sep 1925

Birth of son James Milton TERRY in Coryell County, Texas.10,11,5

25th Jul 1934

Birth of son Temperance TERRY in Nolan County, Texas.6

12th Feb 1941

Birth of son Duncan Lee TERRY in Nolan County, Texas.9,12

10th Nov 1944

Death of Alphonso Brown TERRY in Bronte, Coke, Texas.13,4

20th Apr 1969

Death of son James Milton TERRY in Van Horn, Culberson, Texas.10,11,8

before Feb 1971

Death of Second Husband SNYDER.5

17th Feb 1971

Died in Blackwell, Coke, Texas.4,5

Natural Causes, Sudden due to Heart Condition

after 17th Feb 1971

Buried in Fairview Cemetery, Bronte, Coke County, Texas.4,5

Other facts


Married Second Husband SNYDER


  • Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997
    Certificate #117417
    Leanora Bland
    Birth 22 Sep 1903 Orange County [this is the date on the grave;  number on the certificate appears to intend 29 September]

    No middle name is known.

    Texas, Birth Certificates, 1903-1932
    Leanora Bland [no middle name]
    Birth 29 Sep 1903 413 Bird St [home], Orange, Orange, Texas
    Father Lee Bland
    Mother Octavia Peveto
    Certificate #117417
    Filed 5 October 1903

    1920 Federal Census, Orange County, Texas, 13 January, Orange City Ward 4, District 149, page 19B, Hse #396, Fam #434
    Bland, Lee Head  Owns M W 39 TX TX TX Blacksmith, Ship Yard
    Bland, Octavia Wife F W 32 TX TX TX
    Bland, Lenora Dau F W 16 TX TX TX Saleslady, Retail Dry Goods
    Bland, Fern Dau F W 14 TX TX TX
    Bland, Ruth Dau F W 12 TX TX TX
    Bland, James Son M W 9 TX TX TX
    Bland, Thurman Son M W 9 TX TX TX
    Bland, Franklin Son M W 4yrs6mos TX TX TX
    Bland, Calvin Son M W 8mos TX TX TX

    1930 Federal Census, Tom Green County, Texas, 2 April, San Angelo, District 1, page 12, 512 N Oakes St, Hse/Fam #12
    Terry, Alphonso B Head Owns $750 No Radio M W 33 Married at 33 TX GA TX Mortar Man, Building Contractor
    Terry, Leanora Wife F W 28 Married at 18 TX TX TX
    Terry, Lena E Dau F W 8 TX TX TX
    Terry, James M Son M W 4yrs6mos TX TX TX

    0 Lewis Terry b 1770 SC b 1765 VA
    + Constance

    1 Joseph Lewis Terry b 12 Mar 1814 Pendleton SC d 23 Aug 1880 Milam Co TX
    + Dovinah Walker

    2 Duncan Lewis Terry b 29 Jun 1850 Murray Co GA d bef 1900
    + Tabitha Ann Brown

    3 Alfonso Brown (Jack) Terry b 17 May 1887 Mills Co TX d 08 Nov 1944 Coke Co TX
    + Leanora Bland

    4 Tempie Terry b 25 Jul 1934 Nolan Co TX d 20 May 2003 Natrona Co WY
    + Robert Cavness

    Contact: Jacque Watkins jjwatkins AT aol.com
    --  World Families DNA, http://www.worldfamilies.net/surnames/terry/pats

    Leanora remarried after Alfonso's death.  Her grave has a different date of birth of Sep. 29, 1903, a week later than the Texas Birth Index, Sep. 22, 1903.  Leanora was buried next to her first husband A B Jack Terry.

    Leanora Terry Snyder
    Birth Sep. 29, 1903 Orange, Orange County, Texas
    Death Feb. 17, 1971 Bronte, Coke County, Texas

    Lender Lee Bland (1881 - 1952)
    Octavia Alice Peveto Bland (1886 - 1947)

    Spouse Alphonso Brown Terry (1887 - 1944)

    Lena Ethel Terry White (1921 - 1988)
    James Milton Terry (1925 - 1969)
    Tempie Terry Powell (1934 - 2003)
    Duncan Lee Terry (1941 - 1992)

    Fern Bland Martin (1905 - 1988)
    Ruth Bland Stewart (1907 - 1959)
    James Harold Bland (1910 - 1958)
    Thurman Silas Bland (1912 - 1996)
    Benjamin Franklin Bland (1915 - 1996)
    Calvin Wiley Bland (1919 - 1964)
    Oliver Keith Bland (1922 - 1999)
    Lender Lee Bland (1924 - 1978)

    Burial Fairview Cemetery, Bronte, Coke County, Texas
    Created by Sandra Brookshire Behne Feb 04, 2012
    --  Find A Grave Memorial #84483749, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=84483749

    Texas, Death Certificates, 1903-1982
    Leonora Bland Snyder
    Birth 29 Sep 1903 Orange, Texas
    Residence Blackwell Precinct, Coke, Texas (6 miles southwest of Blackwell)
    Father Lender Lee Bland
    Mother Octavia Peveto
    Widowed, Age at Death 67 yrs, 4 mos, 18 days
    Social Security #465-46-1492
    Death 17 Feb 1971 Blackwell, Coke, Texas
    Cause of death Natural Causes, Sudden due to Heart Condition
    Burial Fairview Cemetery, Bronte, Coke County, Texas by Newby Funeral Home
    Informant Mrs A O White, Nolan, Texas
    Certificate #07980 Filed 18 Feb 1971, Filed State 22 Feb 1971


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