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Children of Jehu Cross and Sarah Shotwell:

     459.        i.   John Oliver Cross, born 1853, Mississippi, died 30 June 1930, Jefferson County, Alabama,[1715] married 27 June 1880, Sumter County, Alabama, to Mary Ida Brown,[1716] born circa 1865.

John O. Cross lived in College Park, Fulton County, Georgia, in 1910,[1717] and in Jefferson County, Alabama, in 1920.[1718]

     460.       ii.   Clem Clay Cross, born 1855, died 1929, married circa 1886, to Nannie Logan, born 15 April 1866, died 1 July 1947, Atlanta, Georgia. They are buried in Houston Cemetery, Houston, Chickasaw County, Mississippi.

Two children: Dr. Chaillos Cross, born February 1887, lived in Corsicana, Navarro County, Texas, in 1947; and Ollita M. Cross, born August 1893, married —— Mulholland, lived in Atlanta, Georgia, in 1947.

Clem Cross lived in La Cross Precinct, Clay County, Mississippi, in 1900[1719] and 1910.[1720] He was a retail merchant of dry goods.



[1715] Alabama Death Record. John Oliver Cross, died 30 June 1930, Jefferson County, Alabama. Spouse: Ida Brown Cross. Male, age 76 years.

[1716] Sumter County, Alabama, Marriage Records. John Oliver Cross to Mary Ida Brown, 27 June 1880.

[1717] 1910 U.S. Census, Fulton County, Georgia, S.D. 5, E.D. 135, Sheet 16A, College Park. John O. Cross, age 55, mar1, mar 29 yrs., born Miss. Va. Ala., salesman; Ida B. Cross, wife, age 45, mar1, mar 29 yrs., born Ala. S.C. Ala.; Clarence D. Brown, age 40, brother-in-law, widow, born Ala. Ala. Ala.; Vida Brown, age 6, niece; Katie B. Henagan, age 55, sister-in-law. All white.

[1718] 1920 U.S. Census, Jefferson County, Alabama, Sheet 14A. Head of household: Lillian Godfrey, age 45, born Texas Va. Tenn. J. Oliver Cross, male, white, age 65, widow, born Va. U.S. U.S., cousin-in-law.

[1719] 1900 U.S. Census, Clay County, Mississippi, S.D. 5, E.D. 34, Sheet 4, LaCross Pct., Beat 5. Cross, Cleam C., born September 1855, age 44, mar 14 yrs., born Miss. Tenn. Ala.; Nannie L., wife, born April 1865, age 34, mar 14 yrs., born Miss. S.C. Ala., had had 2 children, 2 living; Chaillos, son, born February 1887, age 13, born Miss. Miss. Miss.; Ollita M. Cross, dau., born August 1893, age 7; Aemarie Ellison, niece, born June 1893, age 7; Dixie Lewis, boarder, male, born January 1877, age 23, salesman, dry goods. All white.

[1720] 1910 U.S. Census, Clay County, Mississippi, S.D. 4, E.D. 73, Sheet 4A. Cross, Clem, age 55, mar1, mar 24 yrs., born Ala. Tenn. Ala.; Nannie, wife, age 44, mar1, mar 24 yrs., born Miss. S.C. Ala.; Chaillos, son, age 21, born Miss. Ala. Miss.; Ollita Cross, dau., age 16; Maggie Nation, boarder, age 24, single, born Ala. Ala. Ala., saleswoman dry goods store. All white.

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