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Re: Andrew Riggs of Senath, MO 1900s
Posted by: jc (ID *****5058) Date: August 19, 2009 at 15:16:35
In Reply to: Andrew Riggs of Senath, MO 1900s by Suzanne Riggs of 4090

I would try to contact family members to secure information.

Daily Dunklin DEMOCRAT
Kennett, Missouri ~
http://www.dddnews.com/obituaries/2008-02/
Roy Riggs (02/01/08)
Roy Riggs, 78, of Senath, Mo., died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2008, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Oct. 13, 1929, in Beech Corner, Mo., he was the son of the late Andrew and Beulah Goswick Riggs. On June 7, 1947, in Piggott, Ark., he married Sue Haycraft, who survives...

http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:3042309&id=I101
ID: I101
Name: Andrew RIGGS
Sex: M
Birth: 9 DEC 1889
Death: 5 JAN 1949
Change Date: 24 NOV 2004 at 21:30:15

Father: James Martin RIGGS b: 6 OCT 1854
Mother: Mary Jane PERDUE b: 15 AUG 1856

Marriage 1 Beulah Lee GOSWICK b: 12 NOV 1889
Children
Aaron RIGGS
Ollie RIGGS
Erma RIGGS
Andelee RIGGS
James Martin RIGGS
Pearl Lorrain RIGGS
Roy RIGGS
Louvella RIGGS
Living RIGGS
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> Census > U.S. Census > 1900 United States Federal Census > Arkansas > Sevier > Monroe > District 151
1900 United States Federal Census
about Andrew Riggs
Name: Andrew Riggs
Home in 1900: Monroe, Sevier, Arkansas
Age: 10
Birth Date: Dec 1889
Birthplace: Texas
Race: White
Ethnicity: American
Gender: Male
Relationship to Head of House: Son
Father's Name: Jas M
Father's Birthplace: Tennessee
Mother's Name: Mary J
Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee
Marital Status: Single
Residence : Buckhorn & Monroe Townships, Sevier, Arkansas
Occupation: View on Image
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Jas M Riggs 44
Mary J Riggs 48
Monroe Riggs 22
Cora I Riggs 14
Henry Riggs 12
Andrew Riggs 10
Grover Riggs 8
Louisia Riggs 3
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http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=AHN&db=:3042309&id=I122
Ahnentafel, Generation No. 1

1. Aaron RIGGS. He was the son of 2. Andrew RIGGS and 3. Beulah Lee GOSWICK.

Ahnentafel, Generation No. 2

2. Andrew RIGGS was born 9 DEC 1889, and died 5 JAN 1949. He was the son of 4. James Martin RIGGS and 5. Mary Jane PERDUE.


3. Beulah Lee GOSWICK was born 12 NOV 1889, and died 7 FEB 1964.

Children of Beulah Lee GOSWICK and Andrew RIGGS are:
1. i. Aaron RIGGS.
ii. Ollie RIGGS.
iii. Erma RIGGS.
iv. Andelee RIGGS.
v. James Martin RIGGS.
vi. Pearl Lorrain RIGGS.
vii. Roy RIGGS.
viii. Louvella RIGGS.
ix. Living RIGGS.

Ahnentafel, Generation No. 3

4. James Martin RIGGS was born 6 OCT 1854, and died 5 MAY 1923 in Senath,Missouri. He was the son of 8. James R RIGGS and 9. Louisa ANGLEA.

5. Mary Jane PERDUE was born 15 AUG 1856, and died 25 MAR 1928 in Senath,Missouri. She was the daughter of 10. Wyatt PERDUE and 11. Susan NEAL.

Children of Mary Jane PERDUE and James Martin RIGGS are:
i. Grover T RIGGS was born 15 MAR 1892 in De Queen,Arkansas, and died 1 NOV 1967 in Popular Bluff,Missouri. He married Mary Jane PIERSON. She was born 16 NOV 1894, and died 2 FEB 1941 in Senath,Missouri.
ii. Monroe RIGGS was born 20 DEC 1877, and died 8 NOV 1942. He married Samantha Louise WILSON. She was born 3 DEC 1881, and died 21 FEB 1963.
iii. Cora RIGGS was born 31 JUL 1885, and died 27 MAY 1964. She married Monroe HOWARD.
iv. Henry RIGGS was born DEC 1887. He married Effie UNKNOWN.
2. v. Andrew RIGGS was born 9 DEC 1889, and died 5 JAN 1949. He married Beulah Lee GOSWICK. She was born 12 NOV 1889, and died 7 FEB 1964.
vi. Louisa RIGGS was born JUN 1896.
vii. Luther RIGGS was born FEB 1895.
viii. Alonzo RIGGS was born 1880 in Tennesse.
ix. Unknown RIGGS was born DEC 1888, and died FEB 1919.

Ahnentafel, Generation No. 4

8. James R RIGGS was born 1818 in Tennesse.


9. Louisa ANGLEA was born 1829 in Tennesse.

Children of Louisa ANGLEA and James R RIGGS are:
4. i. James Martin RIGGS was born 6 OCT 1854, and died 5 MAY 1923 in Senath,Missouri. He married Mary Jane PERDUE 18 MAY 1871 in Sumner County,Tennesse, daughter of Wyatt PERDUE and Susan NEAL. She was born 15 AUG 1856, and died 25 MAR 1928 in Senath,Missouri.
ii. Bailey RIGGS was born 1860. He married Susan Jane HOBBY 13 AUG 1881 in Sumner County,Tennesse, daughter of Lycurgus M H King HOBBY and Ella Ann Deming COCHRAN. She was born 26 AUG 1866 in Sumner County,Tennesse.

10. Wyatt PERDUE was born 14 NOV 1832 in Sumner County,Tennesse, and died 1900 in Texas. He was the son of 20. Daniel PERDUE and 21. Harriet WYATT.


11. Susan NEAL was born 28 APR 1830 in Sumner County,Tennesse, and died 26 NOV 1881 in Sumner County,Tennesse. She was the daughter of 22. Britian NEAL and 23. Betsy MCNEALY.

Children of Susan NEAL and Wyatt PERDUE are:5. i. Mary Jane PERDUE was born 15 AUG 1856, and died 25 MAR 1928 in Senath,Missouri. She married James Martin RIGGS 18 MAY 1871 in Sumner County,Tennesse, son of James R RIGGS and Louisa ANGLEA. He was born 6 OCT 1854, and died 5 MAY 1923 in Senath,Missouri.
ii. John O PERDUE was born 2 AUG 1853 in Sumner County,Tennesse.
iii. William E PERDUE was born 16 NOV 1858 in Sumner County,Tennesse.
iv. Molvina PERDUE was born 7 NOV 1861 in Sumner County,Tennesse.
v. Daniel Britton PERDUE was born 24 APR 1864 in Sumner County,Tennesse.
vi. James W PERDUE was born 6 FEB 1867 in Sumner County,Tennesse.
vii. Martha Ann PERDUE was born 23 SEP 1869 in Sumner County,Tennesse.
viii. Wyatt Lane PERDUE was born 23 SEP 1869 in Sumner County,Tennesse.


Ahnentafel, Generation No. 5

20. Daniel PERDUE was born 1 JAN 1786 in Franklin County Virginia, and died 26 JAN 1857 in Sumner County,Tennesse. He was the son of 40. Meshack PERDUE and 41. Eleanor DILLON.

21. Harriet WYATT was born 1813 in North Carolina. She was the daughter of 42. Joshua WYATT and 43. Susannah KING.

Children of Harriet WYATT and Daniel PERDUE are:10. i. Wyatt PERDUE was born 14 NOV 1832 in Sumner County,Tennesse, and died 1900 in Texas. He married Susan NEAL 1 APR 1852 in Sumner County,Tennesse, daughter of Britian NEAL and Betsy MCNEALY. She was born 28 APR 1830 in Sumner County,Tennesse, and died 26 NOV 1881 in Sumner County,Tennesse. He married Delia CHANEY 4 APR 1883 in Sumner County,Tennesse. She was born 1850 in Tennesse.
ii. Susan PERDUE was born 1833 in Sumner County,Tennesse.
iii. John J PERDUE was born 1838 in Sumner County,Tennesse.
iv. Sarah PERDUE was born 1840 in Sumner County,Tennesse.
v. Fredrick Marion PERDUE was born 8 MAY 1842 in Sumner County,Tennesse.
vi. Charlotte PERDUE was born 1846 in Sumner County,Tennesse.
vii. Julia Ann PERDUE was born 1848 in Sumner County,Tennesse.
viii. Joseph Benjamin PERDUE was born 1851 in Sumner County,Tennesse.
ix. James Oliver PERDUE was born 1854 in Sumner County,Tennesse.

22. Britian NEAL was born 31 JAN 1800 in North Carolina. He was the son of 44. Brooks NEAL and 45. Elizabeth WRIGHT.

23. Betsy MCNEALY was born 21 OCT 1806, and died 5 AUG 1883 in Sumner County,Tennesse.

Children of Betsy MCNEALY and Britian NEAL are:
11. i. Susan NEAL was born 28 APR 1830 in Sumner County,Tennesse, and died 26 NOV 1881 in Sumner County,Tennesse. She married Wyatt PERDUE 1 APR 1852 in Sumner County,Tennesse, son of Daniel PERDUE and Harriet WYATT. He was born 14 NOV 1832 in Sumner County,Tennesse, and died 1900 in Texas.
ii. Mary E NEAL.
iii. Robert NEAL.
iv. John Brooks NEAL.


Ahnentafel, Generation No. 6

40. Meshack PERDUE was born 1 JAN 1750 in Chesterfield County Virginia, and died 30 DEC 1836 in Franklin Co Virginia. He was the son of 80. William PERDUE and 81. MISS.


41. Eleanor DILLON was born 1765 in Virginia.

Children of Eleanor DILLON and Meshack PERDUE are:20. i. Daniel PERDUE was born 1 JAN 1786 in Franklin County Virginia, and died 26 JAN 1857 in Sumner County,Tennesse. He married Harriet WYATT 26 FEB 1832 in Sumner County,Tennesse, daughter of Joshua WYATT and Susannah KING. She was born 1813 in North Carolina. He married Prudence WARD 26 JAN 1804. She was born 1788 in Franklin County Virginia.
ii. Asa PERDUE was born 1785 in Franklin Co Virginia, and died Bef 1880.
iii. Daniel PERDUE was born 1 JAN 1786 in Franklin Co Virginia.
iv. Mark PERDUE was born 1788 in Franklin Co Virginia, and died 1885.
v. Eli S PERDUE was born 1790 in Franklin Co Virginia, and died 1868 in Sumner County,Tennesse.
vi. Jesse PERDUE was born 1790 in Franklin Co Virginia, and died 18 JUN 1871 in Franklin Co Virginia.
vii. Elizabeth PERDUE was born 1792 in Franklin Co Virginia.
viii. Isiah PERDUE was born 1796 in Franklin Co Virginia, and died 1 MAY 1866 in Franklin Co Virginia.
ix. Luke PERDUE was born 1797 in Franklin Co Virginia, and died 1838.
x. Matthew PERDUE was born 1800 in Franklin Co Virginia, and died 1870.
xi. Obadiah PERDUE was born 1804 in Franklin Co Virginia, and died Aft 1860 in Giles Co Virginia.


42. Joshua WYATT was born 26 MAY 1777 in Chowan County,North Carolina, and died 6 OCT 1853 in Sumner County,Tennesse. He was the son of 84. Joshua WYATT and 85. Elizabeth SCRIMPSHIRE.


43. Susannah KING was born 1756 in North Carolina. She was the daughter of 86. Edward KING and 87. Sarah (BRADFORD).

Children of Susannah KING and Joshua WYATT are:21. i. Harriet WYATT was born 1813 in North Carolina. She married Daniel PERDUE 26 FEB 1832 in Sumner County,Tennesse, son of Meshack PERDUE and Eleanor DILLON. He was born 1 JAN 1786 in Franklin County Virginia, and died 26 JAN 1857 in Sumner County,Tennesse.
ii. James Izzard WYATT was born 1801 in Orange County,North Carolina.
iii. John King WYATT was born 1805 in Orange County,North Carolina.
iv. Elizabeth WYATT was born 1808.
v. Frederick WYATT was born 4 AUG 1806 in Orange County,North Carolina.
vi. Sarah WYATT was born 1811 in Orange County,North Carolina.
vii. William Henry WYATT was born 1813 in Orange County,North Carolina.
viii. Benjamin WYATT was born 16 SEP 1814 in Orange County,North Carolina.

44. Brooks NEAL.


45. Elizabeth WRIGHT.

Child of Elizabeth WRIGHT and Brooks NEAL is:
22. i. Britian NEAL was born 31 JAN 1800 in North Carolina. He married Betsy MCNEALY 21 DEC 1821 in Sumner County,Tennesse. She was born 21 OCT 1806, and died 5 AUG 1883 in Sumner County,Tennesse. He married Eleanor BOWMAN.
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Continuing here:

Ahnentafel, Generation No. 1

1. William PERDUE was born 1730 in Henrico County Virginia, and died 1750 in Chesterfield County Virginia. He was the son of 2. William Will PERDUE and 3. Mary HATCHETT. He married MISS 1750 in Chesterfield County Virginia. She was born 1735, and died 1777 in Montgomery County Virginia.


Ahnentafel, Generation No. 2

2. William Will PERDUE was born 1705, and died 1788 in Chesterfield County Virginia. He was the son of 4. John PERDUE and 5. Sarah BURKE.

3. Mary HATCHETT was born 1710 in Henrico County Virginia. She was the daughter of 6. John HATCHETT and 7. Elizabeth BASS.

Children of Mary HATCHETT and William Will PERDUE are:
1. i. William PERDUE was born 1730 in Henrico County Virginia, and died 1750 in Chesterfield County Virginia. He married MISS 1750 in Chesterfield County Virginia. She was born 1735, and died 1777 in Montgomery County Virginia.
ii. Daughter PERDUE was born 1732.
iii. Daughter PERDUE was born 1734.
iv. Daughter PERDUE was born 1736.
v. Elaine PERDUE was born 1738.
vi. Ezekial PERDUE was born 1740 in Chesterfield County Virginia.
vii. James PERDUE was born 1742 in Chesterfield County Virginia.
viii. Francis PERDUE was born 1745 in Chesterfield County Virginia.

Ahnentafel, Generation No. 3

4. John PERDUE was born 1685 in England, and died 1730 in Henrico County Virginia. He was the son of 8. Richard PERDUE.

5. Sarah BURKE.

Child of Sarah BURKE and John PERDUE is:
2. i. William Will PERDUE was born 1705, and died 1788 in Chesterfield County Virginia. He married Mary HATCHETT 1730 in Virginia, daughter of John HATCHETT and Elizabeth BASS. She was born 1710 in Henrico County Virginia.


6. John HATCHETT was born 1675 in England, and died 31 MAY 1747 in Chestershire,Virginia.

7. Elizabeth BASS was born 1680 in Henrico County Virginia.

Child of Elizabeth BASS and John HATCHETT is:
3. i. Mary HATCHETT was born 1710 in Henrico County Virginia. She married William Will PERDUE 1730 in Virginia, son of John PERDUE and Sarah BURKE. He was born 1705, and died 1788 in Chesterfield County Virginia.


Ahnentafel, Generation No. 4

8. Richard PERDUE was born 1620.

Child of Richard PERDUE is:
4. i. John PERDUE was born 1685 in England, and died 1730 in Henrico County Virginia. He married Sarah BURKE.
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I don't know if this is "your" Beulah, but it shows a father born in KY and mother born in AR which matches information below:
Census > U.S. Census > 1900 United States Federal Census > Missouri > Butler > Ash Hill > District 11
1900 United States Federal Census
about Beulah L Goswick
Name: Beulah L Goswick
[Bulah L Goswick]
Home in 1900: Ash Hill, Butler, Missouri
Age: 10
Birth Date: Nov 1885
>Birthplace: Arkansas
Race: White
Ethnicity: American
Gender: Female
Relationship to Head of House: Ward
>Father's Birthplace: Kentucky
>Mother's Birthplace: Arkansas
Marital Status: Single
Residence : Ash Hill & Gillis Bluff Townships, Butler, Missouri
Occupation: View on Image
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
George W Conely 38
Nancy E Conely 32
Audie P Conely 3
Beulah L Goswick 10
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~keuttah/georgejane1820.htm#top
by:
Henry H. and Keuttah (Goswick) Kennemore
Copyright 1986 kgk@cableone.net

GEORGE W.GOSWICK
and
some of his descendants


http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~keuttah/georgejane1820.htm#JohnH

Henry Goswick born ca. 1865 Ky. died n/r (Desc was not sure what fathers name was)
(m) lst. ca. 1884 (m) 2nd. Aug.08,1893 Ar.
lst. Christina "Artena""Tina" Arnold born Oct. 08, 1855 Ar. d: before 1893 ( 1860 70 80 c)
2nd. Mrs. Sidney (Gilliam) Holifield born 1856 died ca, 1896 Ar.
children by lst, wife
1. Lue V. Goswick born March 11, 1885 Boydsville, Ar. Clay Co. (mx4)Norris,Scarbrough,Canfield,Wood
2. Sula Goswick born Nov. 11, 1887 Boydsville, AR. Clay Co. (m) Phillips (Sula 1900 c)
3. Beulah Goswick born Nov. 12,1889 Boydsville, Ar. Clay Co. (mx2)Walls, Riggs
children by 2nd wife

4. Floyd Henry Goswick born April, 1894 Pollard, Ar. Clay Co.(mx4) Flora Ezell, Rose(?),Elsie Nearn, Beulah (?) (view Henry H. Goswick 1900 census) Henry's son Elton Goswick said his father Floyd Henry Goswick was raised by a "Houseman" family in Ar..

Henry (Possibly Floyd Henry, Sr. Goswick, son of George W. & Jane (?) Goswick of Logan Co. Kentucky. It has been said that after Mrs. Sidney Gilliam Holifield, Goswick died,
As you can see, the census indicated that Beulah was in the care of a home >>>>>then Mr Goswick placed the 4 children in foster homes, saying that he would return for the children as soon as possible. These children never saw the father again, and were told that he had died about the year 1897 or 1898. New info found: Floid Goswick married Oct. 7, 1933 Poinsett Co Ar. Luella Payne Cert # 20353 Volume # 0001

Jennie Mae Brooks, born Jan. 19, 1899 Logan Co.Ky., said that she was about 6 or 7 years old (abt the year 1905) when her Uncle John Goswick left Logan Co. Kentucky in a wagon with his two little boys, and said he was moving to Oregon. Jennie also stated that Martin Goswick who lived near her family in Logan Co. Kentucky was her mother "Melvina's" Uncle. The 1900 and 1910 Logan Co. Kentucky census shows Martin and Cynthia Goswick, also William and Arkansas (Anderson) Goswick. Cynthia Goswick was a 2nd cousin to Martin, and was his 2nd wife. All of Martin Goswicks children are by his first wife.

The 1900 Louisville Kentucky census listed a John Goswick (census has not been checked)

There have been two Goswick's found in Oregon. A George Goswick born Apr. 15, 1883 died Nov. 1963 and Thomas Goswick born Dec. 08, 1886 died Feb. 1969 Ashland, Oregon.


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