My Great Grandfather
Born December 15, 1881
Died October 13, 1963, Santa Clara county, California.
Burial:Oak Hill Cemetery, San Jose, California
Birth place: Missouri
Came from a family of 12 children. Parents names maybe
James David and Ann Battles, both born in Oklahoma.
My Great Grandmother
Born March 21, 1890
Died December 29, 1937
Buried Hackett, Ar
Birth Place Bates, Ar
Born 9-6-1912, Wister, Ok
died 12-9-71 San Diego, Ca
In his obituary it said he had 3 brothers and 2 sisters.
Names Unknown. Still researching.
1. Margaret Ann Upchurch (married Phillips or Philips)
born December 22, 1907
2. Herbert Upchurch
3. Dave Upchurch
4. Evelyn Upchurch (married Ramsay and Hale)
5. Laura Lee Upchurch (married Durham)
6. J.W. Upchurch (named after the doctor who delivered him)
7. Wayne Upchurch
Evelyn was my grandmother. Her obituary read "HALE -- Evelyn Ramsay "Upchurch", born in Bates, Arkansas May 11, 1916,
passed away on July 2, 1994 at the Regency Nursing Center. She was a
resident of Escondido for 15 years. She volunteered at the Joselyn Center
in Escondido for 14 years. She is survived by 4 siblings, 14 children, 62
grandchildren and 36 great grandchildren and a large number of loving
friends. She will be missed."
Ona and Evelyn Ramsay had 15 children. The first couple where born in Oklahoma. One is buried there. The rest of the
children were born in California. And then you have me...