Idora Armenta Foster

Idora Armenta Foster

Female 1854 - 1931  (77 years)

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  • Name Idora Armenta Foster 
    Born 3 Jun 1854  Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Family Bible Records of Ashley County, Arkansas Vol. 2, P-Z (Hamburg, AR: Col Francis Vivian Brooking Chapter, DAR, 1967), H. C, White Family Bible, 377.
    Gender Female 
    Census 1860  Union Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Spearsville/Springhill PO, p 141 [handwritten 645], dwelling/family 903/903, b. Alabama, enumerated 2 Aug 1860 by A. C. Wade. 
    • The United States of America. Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. Eighth Census of the United States, 1860. Washington, D.C.: National Archives, 1860. (NARA microfilm M653 roll 426).
    1860 Census for Union Parish, Louisiana, Springhill Post Office, Sheet 141 [handwritten 645]
    1860 Census for Union Parish, Louisiana, Springhill Post Office, Sheet 141 [handwritten 645]
    --William Truitt Foster cont.--
    Foster, W. T......11...son
    ______, A. J...... 5...daughter
    ______, Jack...... 3...son
    Collins, J. T.....32...Clerk
    Perry, L. J.......21...Overseer
    Census 1870  Union Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Farmerville Ward No 1, Farmerville PO, p 2, dwelling/family 8/8, wife of farm laborer age 17; b. Alabama; enumerated 1 Jun 1870 by George Rossitter.  
    • The United States of America. Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. Ninth Census of the United States, 1870. Washington, D.C.: National Archives, 1870. (NARA microfilm M593 roll 534)
    1870 Census for Union Parish, Louisiana, Farmerville Ward No 1, Sheet 2
    1870 Census for Union Parish, Louisiana, Farmerville Ward No 1, Sheet 2
    Reynold, Pascal...61...farmer
    Taylor, Rebecca...50...keeper of house
    ______, Jacob.....24...farm laborer
    ______, Dora......17
    ______, James.....19...farm laborer
    ______, Ema.......14
    Session, Nancy....16
    Census 1880  Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Beech Creek twp, ED 14, p 5 [stamped 191A], dwelling/family 40/42, farmer's wife age 25, b. Alabama, f.b. Georgia, m.b. Alabama; enumerated 3-4 Jun 1880 by J. G. Price. 
    • The United States of America. Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. Tenth Census of the United States, 1880. Washington, D.C.: National Archives, 1880. (NARA microfilm T9 roll 38).
    1880 Census for Ashley County, Arkansas, Beech Creek Township, Sheet 5 [stamped 191A]
    1880 Census for Ashley County, Arkansas, Beech Creek Township, Sheet 5 [stamped 191A]
    White, Henry C........26...head...farmer
    _____, Armitta I......25...wife...keeping house
    _____, Iola........... 2...daughter
    _____, Katie.......... 3 months...daughter
    Taylor, William L..... 7...step-son
    Census 1900  Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Beech Creek twp, ED 9, p 3 [stamped 177A] dwelling/family 33/33, married 23 years, 8/11 children living; reads, writes and speaks English; enumerated 4 Jun 1900 by Wm H. Shipman.  
    • The United States of America. Bureau of the Census, Record Group, 29. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives, 1900. (NARA microfilm T623 roll 49).
    1900 Census for Ashley County, Arkansas, Beech Creek Township, Sheet 3 [stamped 177A]
    1900 Census for Ashley County, Arkansas, Beech Creek Township, Sheet 3 [stamped 177A]
    White, Henry C.....46...head...Jan 1854...farmer, owns farm free
    _____, Idora.......45...wife...Jun 1854
    _____, Henry D.....18...son....Apr 1882...farm laborer
    _____, May.........15...daughter...Dec 1884
    _____, Jennie......13...daughter...Mar 1887
    _____, Burl........10...son....Aug 1889
    _____, Dixie....... 8...son....Nov 1891
    _____, Ellen.......02...daughter...Apr 1898
    Poe, Edger J.......25...boarder....Apr 1875...farm laborer
    Wood, Harold.......20...boarder....Apr 1879...farm laborer
    Religion 1908  Hamburg, Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Member of First Baptist Church, Hamburg, AR by letter in 1908. Dismissed by death on Sep 1931. 
    • Ann (Etheridge) Veazey, trans. First Baptist Church Records, 1910-1930, Hamburg County, Arkansas (Hamburg, AR: Ashley County Library, 1969), 11, 51. [Microfilm at Arkansas State Archives]
    Census 1910  Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Hamburg town, ED 5, p 5A, dwelling/family 84/87, married 33 years 9/10 children living; reads, writes and speaks English; b. Alabama, f.b. Georgia, m.b. South Carolina; enumerated 19-20 Apr 1910 by C. C. Allen. 
    • The United States of America. Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910. Washington, D.C.: National Archives, 1910. (NARA microfilm T624 roll 43).
    1910 Census for Ashley County, Arkansas, Hamburg, Sheet 5A
    1910 Census for Ashley County, Arkansas, Hamburg, Sheet 5A
    White, Henry C.......56...head.......driver of lumber wagon
    _____, Arramita I....55...wife
    _____, Ellen E.......12...daughter
    Beckwith, Jeff.......37...servant....driver of lumber wagon
    Census 1920  Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Carter twp, Hamburg town, ED 5, p 16A, dwelling/family 344/357, reads, writes and speaks English; b. Alabama, f.b. Georgia, m.b. South Carolina; enumerated 19-22 Jan 1920 by Don C. Holman. 
    • The United States of America. Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. Washington, D.C.: National Archives, 1920. (NARA microfilm T625 roll 53).
    1920 Census for Ashley County, Arkansas, Carter Township, Sheet 16A
    1920 Census for Ashley County, Arkansas, Carter Township, Sheet 16A
    357 White, Henry C.......66...head...farmer
    _____, Armenta...........65...wife
    358 Higginbothum, Joe....26...head...laborer at saw mill
    ____________, Estell.....23...wife
    ____________, Dorris.....2 5/12...daughter
    ____________, W T........11/12....son
    Census 1930  Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Carter twp, Hamburg, ED 5, p 14A, dwelling/family 317/327, reads, writes and speaks English; b. Alabama, f.b. Georgia, m.b. Kentucky [South Carolina]; enumerated 15 Apr 1930 by Nelle F. Davis. 
    • The United States of America. Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives, 1930. (NARA microfilm T626 roll 64).
    1930 Census for Ashley County, Arkansas, Carter Township, Sheet 14A
    1930 Census for Ashley County, Arkansas, Carter Township, Sheet 14A
    Higginbotham, Joe A........37...head...laborer
    ____________, Estelle E....32...wife
    ____________, Dovene.......12...daughter
    ____________, W T..........10...son
    ____________, Joe A, Jr.... 9...son
    ____________, Agnes........ 5...daughter
    ____________, Travis L..... 3...son
    White, Dora A..............77...mother-in-law
    Died 17 Sep 1931  Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • (1) Family Bible Records of Ashley County, Arkansas Vol. 2, P-Z (Hamburg, AR: Col Francis Vivian Brooking Chapter, DAR, 1967), H. C, White Family Bible, 378. (2) Desmond Walls Allen, comp. Arkansas Death Index, 1924-1933 (Conway, AR: Arkansas Research, 1997), 569. NOTE: this index gives the day of death as 18 Sep 1931.
    Buried Promise Land Cemetery, Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Henry Clay & Idora Armenta (Foster) White
    Henry Clay & Idora Armenta (Foster) White
    Henry was the son of John T. & Cynthia (Johnson) White. Dora was the daughter of William Truitt & Mary Ann (Owens) Foster.
    Person ID I598  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 8 Sep 2020 

    Father William Truitt Foster,   b. Mar 1825, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1909, Parkdale, Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years) 
    Mother Mary Ann Owens,   b. ca 1811, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1880, Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Married 19 May 1844  Upson Co, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • (1) Georgia. Upson County. Marriage Book A-172, #9, 19 May 1844. William T. Foster and Mary Owens; married by Davis Dawson, JP. (2) Carolyn Walker Nottingham and Evelyn Hannah. The Early History of Upson County, Georgia (Vidalia, GA: Georgia Genealogical Reprints, 1930) 229. (3) Marilee Beatty Hageness. Marriages, 1825-1859, Upson County, Georgia (Anniston, AL: MLH Research, 2000), 33. (4) Joseph T. Maddox. 37,000 Early Georgia Marriages (Albany, GA: Joseph T. Maddox, 1976), 279.
    Marriage of William T. Foster and Mary Owens
    Marriage of William T. Foster and Mary Owens
    Georgia-Upson County. I certify that William T. Foster and Mary Owens were duly joined in Matrimony by me this 19th day of May 1844. #9. Davis Dawson, JP.
    Family ID F276  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 William Jacob Taylor,   b. ca 1845, Lowndes Co, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. unknown 
    Married 5 May 1870  Union County, AR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Arkansas. Union County. Marriage Book C, p 170, 5 May 1870. Wm. J. Taylor, 23, and A. I. Foster, 16, married by J. P. Everett, MG.
    Marriage Record of William Jacob Taylor and Armenta Idora Foster
    Marriage Record of William Jacob Taylor and Armenta Idora Foster
    State of Arkansas, County of Union. This is to certify that I, J. P. Everett, Minister of the Gospel of the Missionary Baptist Church did on the 5th day of May A.D. 1870 celebrate the rites of marriage between Wm T Taylor aged 23 years and Miss A. J. Foster aged 16 years, both in Union County and State of Arkansas and did then and there pronounce them husband and wife agreeable to the laws of Arkansas. This June 6th 1870. J. P. Everett, MG. Filed June 7th 1870, W. A. Coil, Clerk & W. B. Coil, D[eputy] C[lerk].
    Children 
     1. Emma Taylor,   b. 15 Mar 1871, Union Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1871, Union Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. William Louis Taylor,   b. 1 Mar 1872, Marion, Union Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1942, Jacksonville, Cherokee Co, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    Last Modified 27 Aug 2020 
    Family ID F268  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Henry Clay White,   b. 15 Jan 1854, Kilbourne, West Carroll Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1926, Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 26 Dec 1876  Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • (1) Arkansas. Ashley County. Marriage Book, B-161, 26 Dec 1876; Henry Clay White and Armitta I. Taylor, married by Isaac Newton, MG, officiating. [They were married at the home of William Truitt Foster, the bride's father.] (2) Family Bible Records of Ashley County, Arkansas: Volume 2, P-Z (Hamburg, AR: Col Francis Vivian Brooking Chapter, DAR, 1967), H. C. White Family Bible, p 377.
    Children 
     1. Iola White,   b. 2 Oct 1877, Chicot Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca 1961, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Co, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     2. Katie White,   b. 29 Feb 1880, Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1893, Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 13 years)
     3. Henry Dargus White,   b. 3 Apr 1882, Portland, Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1969, El Dorado, Union Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     4. May Virginia White,   b. 8 Dec 1884, Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1911, Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
    +5. Cynthia Jane White,   b. 28 Mar 1887, Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1964, El Dorado, Union Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     6. Burl Joe White, Sr.,   b. 16 Aug 1889, Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1973, Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     7. Dixie Norris White,   b. 12 Nov 1891, Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1965, Rapides Par, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     8. James White,   b. 16 Apr 1894, Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1896, Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    +9. Ellen Estelle White,   b. 9 Apr 1898, Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1992, Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2020 
    Family ID F212  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Jun 1854 - Alabama, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Dec 1876 - Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Beech Creek twp, ED 14, p 5 [stamped 191A], dwelling/family 40/42, farmer's wife age 25, b. Alabama, f.b. Georgia, m.b. Alabama; enumerated 3-4 Jun 1880 by J. G. Price. - 1880 - Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Beech Creek twp, ED 9, p 3 [stamped 177A] dwelling/family 33/33, married 23 years, 8/11 children living; reads, writes and speaks English; enumerated 4 Jun 1900 by Wm H. Shipman. - 1900 - Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Member of First Baptist Church, Hamburg, AR by letter in 1908. Dismissed by death on Sep 1931. - 1908 - Hamburg, Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Hamburg town, ED 5, p 5A, dwelling/family 84/87, married 33 years 9/10 children living; reads, writes and speaks English; b. Alabama, f.b. Georgia, m.b. South Carolina; enumerated 19-20 Apr 1910 by C. C. Allen. - 1910 - Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Carter twp, Hamburg town, ED 5, p 16A, dwelling/family 344/357, reads, writes and speaks English; b. Alabama, f.b. Georgia, m.b. South Carolina; enumerated 19-22 Jan 1920 by Don C. Holman. - 1920 - Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Carter twp, Hamburg, ED 5, p 14A, dwelling/family 317/327, reads, writes and speaks English; b. Alabama, f.b. Georgia, m.b. Kentucky [South Carolina]; enumerated 15 Apr 1930 by Nelle F. Davis. - 1930 - Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Sep 1931 - Ashley Co, Arkansas, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    The Henry Clay White Family
    The Henry Clay White Family
    Henry Clay White and part of his extended family standing in front of the family home in the Promise Land community of Ashley County, Arkansas. Henry's prized mules were included in the family photograph. From the left of the photograph, the second male is Jesse Foster and next to him is his wife Cynthia Jane, daughter of Henry Clay White. Henry is the man on the right next to the mule. His wife Idora is the closed woman to him.


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