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Re: Bell Covington Dempsey-Annabell Romey
Posted by: Susan Nass (ID *****9061) Date: May 16, 2007 at 19:00:54
In Reply to: Bell Covington Dempsey-Annabell Romey by mary breland of 33

Hello Mary,

I have NO connection to the DEMPSEY family. Saw your query and did some searching. This is what I have found:

1930 United States Federal Census
about Bell C Dempsey
Name: Bell C Dempsey
Home in 1930: Beat 4, Choctaw, Mississippi
Age: 35
Estimated birth year: abt 1895
Birthplace: Mississippi
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's name: Annie B
Race: White

Household Members: Name Age
Bell C Dempsey 35, head, married at 20, b. Mississippi, farmer
Annie B Dempsey 35, wife, married at 20, b. Mississippi
Myrtice I Dempsey 14, daughter, b. Mississippi
Oscar L Dempsey 12, son, b. Mississippi
Henry G Dempsey 10, son, b. Mississippi
Joyce <Jaxce?> C Dempsey 8, son, b. Mississippi
Normal H Dempsey 6, son, b. Mississippi
Printis L Dempsey 4 1/12, son, b. Mississippi
Annie E Dempsey 1 9/12, daughter, b. Mississippi

Living 4 houses away:

Walter B. DEMPSEY, 55, married at 25, b. Mississippi, parents b. Mississippi, farmer
Sarah, wife, 39, married at 18, b. Mississippi
Rural, son, 18, b. Mississippi
Alma D., daughter, 10
Ortial?, son, 8
Hillard, son, 6
Fannie M., daughter, 3-1/12
Pearl, daughter, 8/12

Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Beat 4, Choctaw, Mississippi; Roll: 1141; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 9; Image: 645.0.
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1920 United States Federal Census
about Bell C Dempsey
Name: Bell C Dempsey
Home in 1920: Beat 4, Choctaw, Mississippi
Age: 25 years
Estimated birth year: abt 1895
Birthplace: Mississippi
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's name: Annie B
Father's Birth Place: Mississippi
Mother's Birth Place: Mississippi
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Sex: Male
Home owned: Own
Able to read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes

Household Members: Name Age
Bell C Dempsey 25, head, b. Mississippi, parents b. Mississippi
Annie B Dempsey 26, wife, b. Mississippi, parents b. Mississippi
Merdis L Dempsey 5, daughter, b. Mississippi
Oscar Dempsey 2 3/12, son, b. Mississippi
Henry G Dempsey 2/12, son, b. Mississippi

Living next door:

Dudley DEMPSEY, 37, head, b. Mississippi, farmer
Sallie, wife, 27, b. Mississippi
Mabel Lee, daughter, 8, b. Mississippi
Mamie J., daughter, 3, b. Mississippi
Eliveriza, daughter, 1-6/12, b. Mississippi

Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Beat 4, Choctaw, Mississippi; Roll: T625_872; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 61; Image: 784.
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1910 United States Federal Census
about William H Dempsey
Name: William H Dempsey
Age in 1910: 41
Estimated birth year: abt 1869
Birthplace: Mississippi
Relation to Head of House: Head
Father's Birth Place: Mississippi
Mother's Birth Place: Mississippi
Spouse's name: Tannie L
Home in 1910: Beat 4, Winston, Mississippi
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male

Household Members: Name Age
William H Dempsey 41, head, marriage 1, married 22 yrs, b. Mississippi, farmer
Tannie L Dempsey 37, wife, marriage 1, married 22 yrs, 11 children, 11 living in 1910, b. Mississippi
Leonard J Dempsey 21, son
William A Dempsey 19, son
Icy L Dempsey 17, daughter
Belle C Dempsey 15, son <---------------------
Jessie L Dempsey 13, son
Edde J Dempsey 11, son
Ellen Dempsey 9, daughter
Young Dempsey 7, son
John B Dempsey 5, son
Birdice Dempsey 3, daughter
Not Named Dempsey 9/12, daughter
Annie O Dempsey 9/12, daughter
Robert W Dempsey 9/12, daughter

Living nearby:

Household Members: Name Age
Albert L Dempsey 33, Head, married 11 yrs
Bapora J Dempsey 34, wife, married 11 yrs
Martin Dempsey 6
Vardiman Dempsey 5
Cacil Dempsey 2
Not Named Dempsey 10/12

and

Charles Dempsey 25
Edna Dempsey 24
Samuel Dempsey 4
Marl Dempsey 1 6/12


Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Beat 4, Winston, Mississippi; Roll: T624_764; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 126; Image: 136.
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WWI Civilian Draft Registrations
about Bell Dempsey
Name: Dempsey, Bell
Birth Date: 29 Feb 1895
Birth Place: Louisville MS
City/County: Winston
State: MS
Ethnicity: W

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World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
about Bell Dempsey
Name: Bell Dempsey
City: Not Stated
County: Winston
State: Mississippi
Birthplace: Mississippi;United States of America
Birth Date: 29 Feb 1895
Race: Caucasian (White)
Roll: 1684096
DraftBoard: 0

Farming
Wife and child
Tall, medium build, blue eyes, light hair, not bald
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Mississippi Marriages, 1776-1935
about William Dempsey
Name: William Dempsey
Spouse: Anna Lou Dempsey
Marriage Date: 28 Dec 1887
County: Winston

IGI Individual Record FamilySearch™ International Genealogical Index v5.0
North America
Search Results

William Dempsey
Male

Event(s):
Birth: OCT 1868 , Winston, Mississippi


Marriages:
Spouse: Annie L. Family
Marriage: 1888 , Winston, Mississippi


Messages:
Record submitted after 1991 by a member of the LDS Church

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www.familysearch.org - IGI records

Household:

Name Relation Marital Status Gender Race Age Birthplace Occupation Father's Birthplace Mother's Birthplace
J. C. DEMPSEY Self M Male W 52 TN Farmer SC SC
Guinae A. DEMPSEY Wife M Female W 50 TN Keeping House SC TN
Wesly DEMPSEY Son S Male W 22 MS Laborer TN TN
Davis B. DEMPSEY Son Male W 20 MS Laborer TN TN
David D. DEMPSEY Son Male W 19 MS Laborer TN TN
Wm. H. DEMPSEY Son S Male W 13 MS At School TN TN <-----------------------
M. B. DEMPSEY Son Male W 18 MS At School TN TN
W. E. DEMPSEY Son S Male W 11 MS At School TN TN
L. Cub. DEMPSEY Son Male W 18 MS At School TN TN

Source Information:
Census Place Beat 4, Choctaw, Mississippi
Family History Library Film 1254643
NA Film Number T9-0643
Page Number 455D


1870 United States Federal Census
about William Dempsey
Name: William Dempsey
Estimated birth year: abt 1868
Age in 1870: 2
Birthplace: Mississippi
Home in 1870: Township 14 Range 10, Winston, Mississippi

Race: White
Gender: Male

Post Office: Louisville

Jacob PEARSON, 33, farmer, b. Mississippi
Eliza, 45, b. S.C.
Luther, 9, b. Mississippi
JANE DEMPSEY, 17, b. Mississippi
William, 2, b. Mississippi

Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Township 14 Range 10, Winston, Mississippi; Roll: M593_753; Page: 411; Image: 345.
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1870 United States Federal Census
about John Dempsey
Name: John Dempsey
Estimated birth year: abt 1828
Age in 1870: 42
Birthplace: Tennessee
Home in 1870: Township 14 Range 10, Winston, Mississippi

Race: White
Gender: Male
Post Office: Louisville

John Dempsey, 42, farmer, $1000, $500, b. Tennessee
Gilly, 42, keeping house, b. Tennessee
John, 15, b. Mississippi
Wesley, 13
Davis, 11
Martin, 9
David, 7
Wade, 5
Edgar, 2

Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Township 14 Range 10, Winston, Mississippi; Roll: M593_753; Page: 409; Image: 341.
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He may have served in the Civil War - I cannot prove it.

American Civil War Soldiers
about J Dempsey
Name: J Dempsey ,
Side Served: Confederacy
State Served: Tennessee
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private.
Enlisted in Company E, 30th Infantry Regiment Tennessee.

Sources: 425

Source Citation: Side served: Confederacy; State served: Tennessee; .
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Hope this helps.

Regards,
Susan Nass
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