George Riley Rowe was born 6 July 1857 in Jefferson County. He was Married
to Dolly Ann Rookard, b.21 January 1860, Phelps County, Missouri, the
daughter of George Washington Rookard and Elizabeth Mizel. George and Dolly
were married 15 June 1876 in Wright County, Missouri, with I.D. Moseley,
Bell Hardin, and John Bezania as witnesses. George and Dolly's children
were: William Edward Rowe; James M. Rowe; Ira Washington Rowe; John S. Rowe;
Daniel Wesley Rowe; Sina E. Rowe; and Jones Evans Rowe. George Riley Rowe
died 3 March 1940; Dolly Ann Rowe died 31 January 1941. They are buried
along with Dolly's parents in the Manes Cemetery, Manes, Wright County, Missouri.
William Edward Rowe was born 4 May 1877 in Wright County. He was married
twice: first to Mary Elizabeth Hampton, b.17 August 1879, d.14 August 1904.
To this marriage two children were born: Erastus Cleveland Rowe and Sylvia Rowe.
Erastus Cleveland Rowe was b.20 July 1897 in Wright County, d.26 May 1976 in
Elk City, Kansas. He was married to Lola Clingan, b.4 April 1907 in
Oklahoma. They had no children.
Sylvia Rowe was born 28 September 1899. She married Charles Edward Piehler
on 5 June 1921 in Kansas City, Missouri, and had three children: Charlotte
S. Piehler; Charles A. Piehler; and Loretta Naomi Piehler.
Charlotte S. Piehler, b. 22 May 1924, married a Carter.
Charles A. Piehler, b. 4 March 1927.
Loretta Naomi Piehler married a Leslie.
William E. Rowe's second marriage was to Amanda Emiline Crisp, b.6 October
1876. To this union six children were born: Ernest Lee Rowe; Amy Rowe; Lanny
Bryant Rowe; Lela Ruby Rowe; Vilas Cleo Rowe; and William Willis Rowe.
Ernest Lee Rowe (b.26 June 1906, d. 11 November 1967) married Alta
Schoonover and had one daughter, Kay Rowe (Hoffman).
Amy Rowe (b.2 April 1908) was married to a Fry. They had two children:
Brenda Fry (Quigley) and Betty Fry (Haberly).
Lanny Bryant Rowe, b.9 April 1910, d.27 March 1916.
Lela Ruby Rowe, b.4 July 1913, d.2 February 1922.
Vilas Cleo Rowe (b.24 September 1915, d.3 February 1965) married Juanita
Clingan. They had a son, Donnie Rowe.
William Willis Rowe (b.28 November 1917) and was married to Mabel Irene Meek
on 4 August 1938. They had four children: Vernetta Irene Rowe; Edward William
Rowe; Linda Lue Rowe; and Michael Lee Rowe.
Vernetta Irene Rowe, b.13 April 1939.
Edward William Rowe, b.27 October 1940.
Michael Lee Rowe, b. 12 April 1950.
James M. Rowe (b.27 March 1878, d.8 April 1966) was born in Wright County,
Missouri. He was married to Bertha Barr, the daughter of Thomas Barr and
Almeta McClannahan. James is buried in the Evening Shade Cemetery north of
Manes, Missouri. James and Bertha had five children:
An infant son, born and died 23 February 1918. He is buried in the Coldwater
Fern Rowe married Arthur Todd, son of Tom Todd and Cordelia Rader.
Vennetta Rowe was married to Orville Mitchell and had one daughter.
Ira Washington Rowe (b.3 January 1882, d.19 September 1953) was married to
Lue Ada Todd (b.22 September 1886, d.15 February 1973), the daughter of
George Washington Todd and Betty Cantrell. Ira and Lue were born in Wright
County and are buried in the Manes Cemetery. They had five children:
An infant son who died at birth.
Vearl George Rowe (b.19 May 1906). Vearl was married twice; first to Opal
Wood (b.27 April 1906, d.13 March 1973), the daughter of Jesse Alonzo Wood
and Ella Mansker. They were married 9 April 1927 and had three children:
Dottie Jean Rowe (b.28 January 1928) was married to Wade Radford, son of
Wesley Radford. They had two children:
Debra Radford, b.1 July 1957.
Iris Mae Rowe (b.17 January 1930) was married to Orvil S. Bradley, son of
O.S. Bradley. They had three sons:
Larry Bradley (b.31 March 1950) was married to Carole Cooper, daughter of
Clifford Cooper and Dorothy Gilley. They had one daughter, Lara Bradley,
b.10 October 1974.
Sam Bradley, b.18 March 1952.
Kevin Bradley, b.10 June 1964.
Olis Rowe (d.2 November 1930) was a twin to Iris Mae Rowe.
Vearl Rowe was again married on 5 August 1976 to Cassie Todd Holland (b.5
October 1907), daughter of Eli Todd and Sally Fry.
Ivy Ann Rowe (b.13 December 1907) was married to Louie P. Wood (b.21 January
1895, d.22 September 1968), the son of Joseph L. and Nancy Wood. Their
Joe Wood who married Bonnie Swartz. They had a son, Kenny wood.
Betty Wood who married Gene Barr, son of Archie Barr and Lillian Parnell.
They had five children: Donald Barr (m. Donna Perkins); Nancy Barry (m.
Wayne Leon Shaver); Shirley Barr (m. Jerry Dugger, 20 July 1974); Katherine
Barr; and Daniel Barr.
Hazel Wood m. Dwayne Chrighton.
Georgia Lou Wood.
Jackie Wood m. Loretta Loveall.
Jessie Wood m. Francis Elaine Goodwin.
Orval C. Rowe (b.8 February 1912) was married first to Neva Cantrell; second
to Rachel Bartley on 17 May 1940, the daughter of Ben Bartley. They had no children.
Lavell Rowe (b.1 April 1917) and was married to Floyd Curtis, son of Charley
Curtis and Glen Honeycutt.
John Seymour Rowe (b. 10 April 1884) was married to Sarah Blackwell, daughter
of W.A. and Ara B. Blackwell. John and Sarah died and were buried in Tulsa,
Oklahoma. They had two children:
Howard Rowe (b.11 May 1908, d.8 October 1908).
Ellen Rowe was married to Warren Hall of Tulsa.
Daniel Wesley Rowe (b13 Dec1886) Manes MO(d 19 Apr 1970)
buried in the Sunset Memorial Park in Twin Falls ID. Married to Arizona
Shropshire (b 24 Aug 1883in Manes)
daughter of Joseph Shropshire and Mary Francis Pool. Wesley and Arizona had five children, Cleon Rowe, Lawrence Rowe, Fama Rowe, Wayne Rowe, Fyrell Rowe, all were born in Manes Missouri
Cleon Glendon Rowe (b 3 Oct 1914) was married on 19 Oct 1936 to Iris Gertrude McMaster (b 21 Aug 1917 in Lowell OR) they had four children this marriage ended in divorce in 1952. The children are Carroll Gilbert Rowe, Robert Dale Rowe, Barbara Lafay Rowe, and Billie Marlene Rowe. Cleon married Addie Krastkremer (b. 4 April 1923) on Sep 7 1958 in Portland OR.
Carroll Gilbert Rowe b. 24 Apr 1941 in Twin Falls is Married to Julia Nancy Hays b. 25 Jul. 1941 in Orlando FL. They had three children, Heide Elizabeth Rowe B. 7 Mar 1969 in Orlando, was married on 25 April 1992 to Duane Richard Partin b. 8 Aug 1968 in Rauleigh NC, they have three children Ivey-Grace b. 28 April 1995 in Raleigh, NC and Emma-Rose b. 3 Sep 1998 in Sanford, NC, Avery born on March 18, 2000.
David Wesley Rowe B. 19 Sep 1970 in Winter Park, FL and Jonathan Dale Rowe B. 22 July 1981 in Winter Park, FL.
Robert Dale Rowe b. 9 Sep 1944 in Twin Falls , was married on 27 Mar 1967 to Penny Lynne Cristobal this ended in divorce, they had one child Pamela Ann Rowe b. 6 Aug 1967. Robert later married Marylon Anderson b. 25 Mar 1950 they have no children.
Barbara Lafay Rowe b. 13 Nov 1945 in Twin Falls, was married to a Leon Smith they had one son Bryon Smith, this Marriage ended in divorce, Barbara 's last name in Barr now.
Billie Marline Rowe b. 20 Apr 1952 in Twin Falls, married a Carl Olson they had one son Chad Olson.
Owen Lawrence Rowe b. 24 Nov 1916 in Manes MO (d 5 Feb 1988) married Dorothy Margaret Gerber(b. 28 Jun 1928 in Buhl ID)(d. 12 Jul. 1995) on 13Dec 1945. They are buried in the Sunset Memorial Park in Twin Falls. They had three sons Larry Dean Rowe. Michael Lynn Rowe, and Richard Lane Rowe.
Larry Dean Rowe b. 21 Nov 1946 in Twin Falls, married to Oliva Montooth , in 1990
they have no children, she had three form previous marriages.
Michael Lynn Rowe b. 30 May 1948 in Wendell ID married Bonnie Louise Pitts (b. 5 Feb 1953 in Black foot ID) on 15 Dec 1973, they have one son Daniel Wesley Rowe b. 19 Nov 1980 in Twin Falls.
Richard Lane Rowe b. 13 Apr 1950 in Twin Falls, married on 26 Dec 1973 to Terry Jean Klimes b. 28 Nov 1950, they had two children .
Michael Dean Rowe b. 10 Jan 1974.
Samantha April Christine Rowe b. 14 July 1976, married Scott Ray Hansen (b. 11 Mar 1974)on 1 Feb 1997.
Vera Fama Rowe b. 23 Dec 1918 in Manes,(d. 11 Nov. 2007) married Jack M. Jones DVM, they adopted two children, Jenny Lee Jones b. 14 Jan 1949 in Sioux City IA, and Jack Wesley Jones b. 22 Nov 1950 in Sioux City.
Wayne Wesley Rowe b.26 Nov 1920 in Manes , d. 16 Jan 1985 in Boise ID, married Doris Violet Kinsle (b. 7 Nov 1919 in Dickey Co. ND) in Las Vegas NV on 8 Aug 1942. they had three children ,
Duane Wesley Rowe b. 3 Aug 1943 in Twin Falls d. 19 Jan 1970 in Boise Id. married Mary Lou Key (b. OK) they had one daughter Samantha Lynn Rowe b. 24 Aug. 1965 in ND,
Dennis Lee Rowe b. 16 Sep 1946 in Wendell ID, Married Starla Welch (b. 18 July 1947inPocatello , later divorced, they had two girls.
Tina Denise Rowe b. 22 Dec 1967 in Pocatello ID
Marlies Rowe b. 28 Oct 1972 in Pocatello
Fama Lafaye Rowe b. 23 Jun 1950 in Gooding ID, Lafaye Married Dennis Fischer this ended in divorce, she then married Bob Farris, they have two children Brooke Farris and Bryce Farris.
Fyrell Lafaye Rowe b. 18 Apr 1923 in Manes, married Edwin G. Lucke (b. 3 Jan 1916 in Pittsburgh PA- d. c 1980) on 9 Oct 1943 in Wendover NV., they had 4 children.
Cynthia Ann Lucke b. 6 Nov 1945- d. 8 Nov 1945 buried in Twin Falls Cemetery.
Lisa Rowe Lucke b. 8 Apr 1950 in Milwaukee WI married to Dean Johnson they adopted two daughters.
Gregory Scott Lucke b. 30 Jul. 1952 in Milwaukee WI
Jeffrey Harris Lucke b. c. 1964
Fyrell now married to Joseph Kelley
Masina (Sina) Elizabeth Rowe b. 17Aug 1889 in Manes MO,
d. 29 May 1976 in Lebanon MO Married on 23 Feb. 1910 to Albert Carlson
b. 8 Nov. 1875 in Hamburg Ger., d. 18 Sep 1966 . Sina E. Rowe
and Albert Carlson's children were:
Rev. Gus Carlson. Rev. Robert Carlson. Elmer Carlson. Joe Carlson. Raymond Carlson.
Billie Carlson. Elsie Carlson (Hanson). Dollie Myrtle Carlson (Atterberry). Elvie Carlson (Sowell). Marjorie Carlson (Shore). Gladys Carlson (Moerke). Albert (Bertie) Carlson
Rev Gussie R, Carlson b. 13 Nov. 1910 in Delto MO (Laclede Co.) Marr'd Lottie A King 22 Feb. 1932 in Lebanon MO.
Elise Fay Carlson b. 1 Aug. 1913 in Lebanon, d. 1 May 1992 in Lebanon
Elmer Leo Carlson b, 18 Feb. 1915 in Lebanon, d. 19 APR 1969 in Kansas City MO
Dollie Myrtle Carlson b. 9 July 1917 in Lebanon
Albert (Bertie) Carlson b. 8 Oct 1918 in Lebanon d. 12 APR 1951 in Korea, his B-29 Bomber was shot down by the Korean Army.
Robert Carlson b. 22 May 1920 in Lebanon, d. 25 Feb. 1980 in Lebanon
Margie Louise Carlson, b. 16 Dec 1921 in Lebanon
Raymond Carlson, b. 22 July 1923 in Lebanon
Elvie May Carlson b. 15 May 19254 in Lebanon
Gladys Marie Carlson b. 17 June 1927 in Lebanon
Joseph Carlson, b. 25 April 1929 in Lebanon
Billy Wayne Carlson b. 28 May 1931 in Lebanon
Emiline Jane Rowe (b.ca.1859) was married to Robert
(d.1925), a relative of President James Buchannan. Robert had been married
to a woman named Huett who gave birth to one son, Samuel, before she died.
Robert is buried in Wiseman, Arkansas. The children of Emiline and Robert were:
Taylor Buchannan (d.1 August 1960) was married to Amy McCullough (d.4 August
1963) in 1903. Their children were:
Ada Buchannan m. Virgil Boler in 1919.
Orville Buchannan m. Velva ?, 9 October 1937.
Enos Buchannan m. Paul Pierce, 1927.
John Lewis Rowe (b. August 1863) He was seldom called John, but
Lew. He was married c. 1880 to America Addeline Weaver3 (b.ca.1863) of Birch
Tree, Shannon County Missouri. She was the daughter of John Weaver (b.
Kentucky) and Amelia Williams (b. Missouri). John and his family lived in
Wright County, Missouri, until 1901 and are found in the 1900 Wright County
census, as follows:
ROWE, Lewis 36, Aug 1863 Mo
Adaline 37, 1863 Mo
Effie V. 16, Apr 1884 Mo
Clidus M. 14, May 1886 Mo
Charles 11, Feb 1889 Mo
Dollie M. 9, Feb 1891 Mo
Cecil E. 6, Mar 1894 Mo
Gracie B. 3, Feb 1897 Mo
When the 1900 census was taken, John Lewis Rowe and his family lived near
Mountain Grove, Missouri. In 1896, some of the children of John and Addeline
attended a one-room country school called Post Oak. They were Effie, Clidus,
Charles, and Dollie.
During the year of 1900-1901, John Lewis and his family moved from
Missouri to Kansas where his son, Jesse, was born. By 1905 they had left
Kansas and were residing in Arkansas. The 1910 Randolph County, Arkansas,
census lists the Rowe family of Okean:
ROWE, John L. 50 Mo
Addeline 50 Mo
Cecil 16 Mo
Grace 12 Mo
Jesse 10 Ks
Chloe 5 Ar
Addeline Weaver Rowe died during the measles epidemic of 1911 at Corning,
Clay County, Arkansas. She is buried an unmarked grave in the Corning Cemetery.
Effie V. Rowe (b. April 1894) was married to Andy F. Woods 8 November 1903.
She is buried at Flat Rock Cemetery.
Clidus M. Rowe (b.23 May 1886, d.21 April 1911) was born in Wright County,
Missouri. He was married to Martha Segraves4 (b.12 September 1889, d.8 April
1955) the daughter of Martin Van Buren Segraves and Margaret Alice Coleman
on 7 January 1906 in the Richwoods Community, barely inside Lawrence County
at the Lawrence-Randolph County line. He died during the same epidemic that
claimed his mother and is also buried in an unmarked grave in the Corning
Cemetery, beside his mother. Martha is buried in the Masonic Cemetery at
Pocahontas, Randolph County, Arkansas. Clide and Martha had three children:
Charly Edward Rowe, Lewis William Rowe, and Alice Adaline Rowe.
Charly Edward Rowe (b.7 November 1906, d.28 January 1988) was born in a
smokehouse not far from the Sanders Cemetery in the Randolph County side of
the Richwoods Community. He was still a young boy when his father died.
Charly and his brother, Lewis William Rowe, were raised by his grandmother,
Alice Coleman Segraves, when Martha, their mother, remarried. Martha's new
husband, Robert Smith was unwilling to assume the responsibilities of a
ready-made family. Smith issued an ultimatum to his wife: get rid of the
children or he leaves. Martha left her sons with her father, `Uncle' Mart
Segraves, who then took the boys to his estranged wife, Alice, who was
living with her parents, Joe and Jenny Coleman. The Coleman's were a
rough-and-ready hill-dwelling folk who lived in the less densely settled
area of Randolph County, Arkansas, in a community known as Bakerden, near
Dalton on the Eleven Point River. Charley was married on 17 September 1927
to Velma Billips (b.20 July 1910) the daughter of Lee Billips and Mary Hand
of the Blackwellden Community near Warm Springs. They had six children:
Charles Venson Rowe; Carl Wilbur Rowe; Margie Elizabeth Rowe; Osler Galen
Rowe; Jeffery Douglas Rowe; and Lanny LaRae Rowe.
Charles Venson Rowe (20 June 1928-15 Aug 1995) was born in Warm Springs . He
was married to Phyllis Jean Lamb5 (b.11 July 1932), daughter of Lewis Lamb
and Gertrude M. Willemborg, on 3 December 1949 at the home of Phyllis'
mother in Lansing, Michigan. They had two children: Charles Venson Rowe, Jr.
and Hellen Kay Rowe. Charles Venson Rowe, Jr. (b.6 October 1951) was born in
Lansing, Michigan. In 1966 he and his family moved back to the childhood
home of his father, Arkansas, where in 1971 he was married to Alma Rae
Marler Allen. This marriage was terminated in divorce in 1978. On 6 May 1978
he was married to Linda Marie Hilgendorf of Brown City, Lapeer County,
Michigan. They had a one child, a son:
Charles Venson Rowe III (b.16 December 1978) born in Lake County, Illinois.
This marriage also ended in divorce. He was married again to Susan Kay
Drolshagen (b.2 March 1947), daughter of John and Bernice Drolshagen of
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, on 16 September 1980. They married in Monck's Corner,
Berkeley County, South Carolina. They had two children:
Emily Blackwell Rowe (b.24 August 1981) was born in Portsmouth, Virginia.
John Lewis Rowe II (b.28 November 1982) was born in Newport News, Virginia.
Hellen Kay Rowe (b.29 June 1955) was married to Brian Ross on 22 March 1974.
This marriage produced two daughters: Ellen Denice Ross and Jenifer Ross.
They marriage ended in divorce and Hellen remarried to Kenneth Hunter.
Carl Wilbur Rowe (b.8 December 1930) in the rural around Warm Spring,
Randolph County, Arkansas. He was married to Winnifred Allen in Walla Walla,
Washington, on 23 December 1950. They had a son before the marriage ended in
Ricky Ray Rowe (b.8 August 1951, d. November 1974) was born in Idaho. He
married, had a daughter, served with the Army in Vietnam. He died of a
self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Carl Rowe remarried on 12 November 1955 to Gladys Evelyn White (b. 17
December 1932) of Boston, Massachusetts. This marriage produced two children:
Karen Lynn Rowe (b.3 January 1960) was born at Ft. Belvoir, Virginia.
Steven Carl Rowe b.12 January 1964 at Ft. Belvoir.
Margie Elizabeth Rowe (b.1 January 1933) was born in the house of her
grandparents, the Billips', in Warm Springs, Arkansas. She was married to
Lawrence Martin of Lansing, Michigan, on 29 July 1949. This marriage
produced five children, all born in Lansing:
Judith Lynn Martin b.28 June 1952.
Karen Ann Martin b.14 November 1953.
Lawrence Lee Martin b.28 February 1955.
Mary Lou Martin b.24 September 1957.
Frank Edward Martin b.31 December 1959.
Osler Galen Rowe (b.5 February 1937) was born near Warm Springs and was
married to Jean Joan Delang of Lansing, Michigan. They had four children:
Dennis Osler Rowe b.19 November 1958 in Landstuhl, Germany.
Denice Lynn Rowe b.22 January 1960 in Landstuhl, Germany.
Darla Sue Rowe b.1 December 1961 in Lansing.
David Paul Rowe b.29 June 1964 in Cheboygan, Michigan.
Jeffery Douglas Rowe b.7 April 1942 in Lansing, Michigan. He was married 18
October 1959 to Janet Kay Ransom (b.9 May 1940 in Charlotte, Michigan). They
had three children:
Kimberly Lynn Rowe b.7 April 1960 in Charlotte.
Jennifer Rolene Rowe b.3 August 1961 in Charlotte.
Jeffery Lee Rowe b.29 January 1964 in Lansing.
Lanny LaRae Rowe b.6 April 1946 in Lansing. He and his wife Sandy have two
Lana Kay Rowe b.28 November 1978.
Lee Ann Rowe b.21 November 1980.
Lewis William Rowe was born 20 January 1909 in the county courthouse in
Corning, Clay County, Arkansas. He was married on 30 June 1929 to Zelma Mae
King (b.28 February 1912 in Myrtle, Missouri, d.27 February 1940) the
daughter of Grealy and Becky King. Lewis and Zelma had one daughter:
Nola Bernice Rowe b.12 April 1930 in Dalton, Arkansas. She married Dintus R.
Vandergriff on 22 June 1946.
Zelma Rowe was buried in the Masonic Cemetery in Pocahontas, Arkansas.
Lewis remarried on 10 July 1946 to Wilma Griffin, but this marriage was
short-lived and resulted in a separation within a few months and a divorce
shortly after. However, Lewis and Wilma remarried each other again on 3 July
1948 and, again, divorced shortly after. Lewis was married for the last time
on 27 July 1956 to Ethel Rathburn. Lewis and Ethel moved to Lansing,
Michigan, where he worked for the electric utilities until his retirement to
the Hamil community in Arkansas.
Alice Adaline Rowe was born 1 March 1911 in Corning, Arkansas. Unlike her
brothers, she remained with her mother after her mother remarried. Alice was
married on 21 November 1927 in Pocahontas, Arkansas, to Carl Aden (b.14 July
1906) the son of John Aden and Anna Cook. This marriage produce three
children before it ended in divorce.
Amanda Rosella Rowe (b.25 July 1867, d. 1946) was married to Henry Lee
Kirkman (b. 1864, d. 1948). Both are buried in the Boone Creek Cemetery,
south of Licking, Texas County, Missouri. Their descendants are:
Lou Ada Kirkman (b. August 1885, d. 1940) was married to Jim Creek. They had
five children: Elsie Creek who was married to a Clayton; Elvie Creek who was
married to Aleda Foulk; Harold Creek; Utah G. Creek (b.24 June 1920, d.16
October 1975); and Genevieve Creek (McClellan).
Clemma Kirkman (b. December 1887, d. 1917) was married to Tom Creek. They
are buried in Prairie Cemetery in Texas County, Missouri. They had two
children: Claris Creek who was married to Sophia DeWoody; and Eunice Creek
Luther Kirkman (b.23 November, d.9 February 1970) was married to Mary Jones.
He is buried in Boone Creek Cemetery near Licking, Missouri. They had two
children: Thomas Kirkman and Vera Kirkman.
Grover Kirkman (b.27 May 1892) was married to Polly Jones (b.5 October
1894). He is buried in the Boone Creek Cemetery near Licking. Grover and
Polly had the following children: Mabel Kirkman; Bernice Kirkman; Juanita
Kirkman; Faye Kirkman; and Delmer Kirkman.
Arch L. Kirkman (b.23 September 1900) was married to Myrtle Davis (b.23
September 1900). He is buried in the Boone Creek Cemetery. They had five
children: Clark Kirkman; Donald Kirkman; Marie Kirkman; Jerald Kirkman; and
Ray Kirkman who was killed in World War II.
Roy S. Kirkman (b. 1897) was married to Callie Derryberry (b.18 July 1899,
d.7 June 1982). They are buried in the Boone Creek Cemetery. They had two
sons: Lloyd C. Kirkman of St. Louis and Lou Doris Kirkman of St. Louis.
Nanie Minerva Kirkman (b. 1899, d. 1978) was married to Thurman Craig who
did not like her name and had it changed to Melba. They had two sons:
Eugene Craig who was married to Mary Kaigan and had three children: Marlyn
Craig who was married to Roland Love; Kent Craig who was married to Carol
Smith; and Diane Craig who was married to Billie Dixon.
Duane Craig who was married to Cathleen Barton and had two daughters: Kay
Craig and Judy Craig.
Vernon Kirkman (b. 1902, d. 1978) was married to Madge Scott. They had a
son, Vernon Kirkman, Jr. who was the father of Randy and Carol Kirkman.
Ethel Kirkman (b.8 February 1905) was married to Joseph Franklin Reed. They
had three children:
Joseph Doyle (b.4 November 1925 in Davenport, Oklahoma) was married on 16
August 1950 to Marilyn Williams. They had two sons: Rock D. Reed and Russ D.
Robert Donald Reed (b.23 October 1934 in Licking, Missouri) was married on
25 June 1955 to Linda Hannon. They lived in Taft, California had three
children: Duff D. Reed; Jode A. Reed; and Susan L. Reed.
Edward L. Rowe (b. March 1869) was married to Oma Upton. Edward died
following a shooting incident during the Fourth of July celebration in 1898
in Houston, Texas County, Missouri. According to a newspaper account,
"Edward L. Rowe was shot and killed by Jack Smith at a Fourth of July
celebration in Houston, Missouri. The shot was said to have been intended
for William Flinchum or Walter Upton." He died 5 July 1898. He and his wife
are buried in the Houston Cemetery. They had two sons:
Elbert R. Rowe (b. August 1894)
John E. Rowe (b. May 1897)
1 Facts referred to were gleaned from legal records in
the county courthouse in Hillsboro, Jefferson County
2 By Vearl Rowe of Willow Grove, MO and the sources he cites
but never named.
3 See the Weaver genealogy.
4 See the Segraves' genealogy.
5 See Lamb Family History.
6 Orignal document by Chuck Rowe