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Nathaniel S. Arant

1850 Federal Census for Lowndes, Alabama
140B 6 Arant N S 36 S Carolina pg0136a.txt
140B 7 Arant Isabella 24 Mississippi pg0136a.txt
140B 8 Arant Joanna M 6 Ala pg0136a.txt
140B 9 Arant Margaret A 5 Ala pg0136a.txt

Lowndes County, Alabama:
Dantzler, Felix A(llen) Till, Johannah M. Nov 12, 1865 3 690 Scott, Joseph M. MG Bond co-signed by S. W. Till, permission given by Nathaniel S. Arant

In 1871 Nathaniel bought land in Morehouse Parish, Louisanna.


William Rufus Weems

They had an additional two daughters and two sons.

Possible daughters and sons-in-law:
Carlton Cemetery, Ouachita Parish, Louisiana
HORTON, Doyce Aug 29, 1918 May 25, 1975 WEEMS w/o Lonnie L
HORTON, Lonnie L Jun 14, 1919 ... .., ....

GRIGGS, Eunice Grace Jul 21, 1909 ... ... .... WEEMS w/o Harvis Willie
GRIGGS, Harvis Willie Oct 10, 1896 Jul 4, 1962 s/o Joseph W & Ada A


Emma Aly Griggs

Emma had a total of three male and three felmale children.


John L. Hicks

1860 Federal Census for Union Parish, Louisiana, enumerated on the 18th day of June 1860 by A. C. Wade, Ass't Marshal. Post Office: Shiloh, Dwelling/Family 447:
L. J. Hicks 4 M LA

1870 Federal Census for Union Parish, Louisiana, enumerated on the 27th day of June 1860 by George Russel, Ass't Marshal. Page 301. Post Office: Downsville.
5 Hicks, John L. 12 M W Louisiana

1880 United States Census: Louisiana County: Union Enumeration District: 89 Page No: 5 Reel no: T9-473 Division: Ward 5 Supervisor District: 3 Sheet No: 505B Enumerated on: June 3, 1880 by: D. D. Dacus Transcribed by Alice Ogles and Proofread by Mary Davis-Odom for USGenWeb. Copyright: 2002, House 35, Family 35
Name Relation Marital Gender Race Age Birth Occupation Father Mother
1. Jns L HICKS Self M Male W 23 LA Farmer AL AL
2. Ella HICKS Wife M Female W 21 LA Keeping House GA AL
3. Willie HICKS Son S Male W 8M LA LA LA
4. Mary MOORE Other D Female W 50 AL AL AL

There is confusion with names between 1880 and 1900 census. Is this census confusion?:
1900 Federal Census for Union Parish, Louisiana, Sheet 16B, Supervisor's District #5, Enumeration District #123, June 19, 1900, James G. Biansford
218 Jas L. Hicks Head M March 1857 43 M 21 LA AL AL Farmer YYY
219 Eva J. Hicks Wife F Aug 1857 43 M 21 10 8 LA GA AL YYY
220 Allen L. Hicks Son M Mar 1882 18 S LA LA LA at school 3 YYY
221 Guy F. Hicks Son M Dec 1884 15 S LA LA LA at school 3 YYY
222 G. J. Hicks son M Nov 1886 13 S LA LA LA at school 2 YYY
223 Henry Hicks son M June 1889 10 S LA LA LA AT SCHOOL 2 YYY
224 J. E. Hicks dau F July 1891 9 S
225 Grover C. Hicks son M May 1893 7 S
226 Alive G. Hicks son M Feb 1895 5 S
227 Clifford G. Hicks son M Jan 1897 3 S
228 Mattie Wales Servant F Aug 1877 22 S LA LA LA YYY

Courthouse, Union Parish, Louisiana - General Conveyances 1839 - 1927, Nov. 13, 1901
249 - Pages 263-264
J. Ella Hicks
&
J. L. Hicks
To: Deed Land
C. P. Arrant
State of Louisiana, Parish of Union
Be it known that this day before me Thos J. Breed Dy Clerk and
Ex-officio Recorder and Notary Pubic, in and for the said Parish
duly commissioned and sworn came and appeared J. Ella Hicks
wife of John L. Hicks aided by her said husband who deed and that she
does by these presents grant, bargain, sell, Convey and deliver with
full guarantee of title, and with complete transfer and subro-
gation of all rights and actions of warranty against all fanu-
er? proprietor of the property herein convey of unto Calvin
P. Arrant of the same residence the following described prop-
erty situated in Union Parish Louisiana to eviz: SW4 of SE4 [4 = quarter]
of SW4 and SW4 of SW4 less [12 or 17] acres in SW corner of said last
????il and forty on which Culbertson Church is situated and less 1 acre
on which school house is situated being in section Thirty
Page 264
<30> of Twenty <20> NR one West Containing Thirty-seven
acres more of less. This being the same property Vendor acquired
from J. L. Hicks evidenced by deed on record in this office
in Deed Book X page 209. To have and to hold said described
property unto said purchaser his heirs and assignees forever.

This sale is made for the consideration of the sum of Three
Hundred Dollars payable as follows: One Hundred and fifty Dollars
Cash in hand paid receipt of which is hereby acknowledged and
the balance in 2 notes of said purchaser dated with this act to
order of himself and by himself endorsed in blank One of sev-
enty-five Dollars Jan 1st 1903 & one for Seventy-five
Dollars Jan 1st 1904, which notes ????? eight percent per
accrued interest from maturity and paraphrd “Ne Varcetim” [sic] of
this date by me, Notary, to identify same herewith.

In event of suit for Collection of said notes said purchaser
shall pay all Costs of Laws including 10 percent attorneys fees
or amount sued for. And in order to secure the payment of
said notes, interest and cost, including attorney’s fee, a spe-
cial mortgage and Vendor’s privilege is hereby stipulated on said
property in favor of said Vendor or any further holder of said
notes, said purchaser agreeing not to alienate, deteriorate or incumber [sic]
said property to the prejudice of this mortgage. This mortgage ?????-
ing transfer of appraisement and inspecting confession of p????-
ment. The certificate of mortgage is hereby waived by the parties and
evidence of the payment of taxes produced.

Done and passed at my office in said Parish of Union
in presence of Edward Everett and Robert Roberts Competent
witnesses on this the 13th day of November AD 1901.
Attest
Edie Everett J. Ella Hicks
Robert Roberts John L. Hicks
C. P. Arrant
T. J. Breed Dy
Clerk and Ex-Officio Recorder and Notary Public
A true and correct record this Nov. 12th AD 1901
T. J. Breed Dy
Clerk DC ??

Research needed:
Union Parish, Louisiana Marriage Records has the following entry:
John Louis Hicks and Tolitha Lovelady-No date, Vol. 8, page 855.

Research needed, possible sibling:
1870 Federal Census fo Winn Parish, Louisiana
NAME WARD-HH NO. / AGE/SEX/COLOR / BORN
Hicks Delany W. 1-14 07/M/W LA
Hicks Elvira 4-120 12/F/W LA
Hicks L. W. 6-197 45/M/W AL
Hicks Mary 4-120 10/F/W LA


Ella J. Gill

1880 United States Census: Louisiana County: Union Enumeration District: 89 Page No: 5 Reel no: T9-473 Division: Ward 5 Supervisor District: 3 Sheet No: 505B Enumerated on: June 3, 1880 by: D. D. Dacus Transcribed by Alice Ogles and Proofread by Mary Davis-Odom for USGenWeb. Copyright: 2002, House 35, Family 35
Name Relation Marital Gender Race Age Birth Occupation Father Mother
1. Jns L HICKS Self M Male W 23 LA Farmer AL AL
2. Ella HICKS Wife M Female W 21 LA Keeping House GA AL


Willie Hicks

1880 United States Census: Louisiana County: Union Enumeration District: 89 Page No: 5 Reel no: T9-473 Division: Ward 5 Supervisor District: 3 Sheet No: 505B Enumerated on: June 3, 1880 by: D. D. Dacus Transcribed by Alice Ogles and Proofread by Mary Davis-Odom for USGenWeb. Copyright: 2002, House 35, Family 35
Name Relation Marital Gender Race Age Birth Occupation Father Mother
3. Willie HICKS Son S Male W 8M LA LA LA


Mrs. Sallie Hayes

Note: A Sallie was married to Luther Hayes.


John May Springer Sr.

Residence: Nacogdoches, Washington and Montgomery Counties, Texas
Served: Texas Army, 24 May 1836 to 30 Aug 1836
In an inquiry run in the Montgomery County, Texas "The Herald" [Vol. 3, No. 1, Spring 1980}, p. 81:
"About 1840 Mrs. Thancy Springer Weir and her husband, Isaac H. Weir (m. 24 Apr 1824 Greene Co., AL) with several children moved to Montgomery Co., TX, to be near her three brothers: John May Springer, Alfred Ezekiel Springer, and Alford Uriah Springer..."


Alford Uriah Springer

Research needed, no known connection:
1880 United States Census
Name Relation Marital Gender Race Age Birth Occupation Father Mother
W. C. FOWLER Self M Male W 55 AL Work In Sawmill TN TN
Ann FOWLER Wife M Female W 47 AL Keeping House AL AL
Mary FOWLER Dau S Female W 24 AL AL AL
Begenia FOWLER Dau S Female W 17 TX AL AL
John FOWLER Son S Male W 20 TX Works In Sawmill AL AL
Barney WARD Other S Male B 65 VA Servant VA VA
A. U. SPRINGER Other S Male W 44 AL Works In Sawmill AL AL
Frank BOWIE Other S Male W 26 TX Works In Sawmill TX TX
Montgomery, Texas
Family History Library Film 255320, NA Film Number T9-1320, Page Number 53A