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Anonymous asked in Arts & HumanitiesGenealogy · 1 decade ago

Anyone with ancestry.com help me out?

Can someone give me information on a couple people?

Elbert B. French

Maude Bell Arms

and

William Monroe Manis

Laura H Bartlett

They are all pretty old

So it would be around the 1800's

Thanks =)

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Elbert B French

    B:/D: not found

    Married:

    Maude Bell Arms (Parents: Oliver Arms & Jennie Turner )

    B: Mar 1888 - Tennessee; D: unknown

    Daughter: Margaret Virginia French

    B:12/25/1910--Knoxville, Tennessee ; D: 1937

    Margaret V. French married:

    Homer Manis

    B: 12/23/1905 --Knoxville, Tennessee; D:

    Children:

    Bettie R Manis--B: 1930; D: 1941

    "Living Manis"

    Homer's parents:

    William Monroe Manis

    B: 1871 --Knoxville, TN

    D:

    Married:

    Laura Hattie Bartlett (Parents: Isaac Bartlett & Minerva Smyth )

    B: 09/17/1872 --Claborne County, TN

    D: not stated

    Their Children:

    Clifford Manis--B: 1900

    Gray Manis----B: 1902; D: 1985

    Homer Manis--B: 12-23-1905

    Ross Manis--B:1908

    Annette Manis--B: 1911, TN

    William's parents:

    Josie Manis--B: 1851 ; D: not stated

    & Rebeca (Unknown)--B: 1851 ; D: not stated

    North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975

    Name: Claude Raymond French

    Gender: Male

    Race: White

    Age: 48

    Birth Date: 21 Apr 1921

    Birth Place: Tennessee, United States

    Death Date: 8 Aug 1969

    Death Location: North Wilkesboro, Wilkes

    Spouse's Name: Toyce Felts

    Father's Name: E B French

    Mother's Name: Maude Bell Arms

    RESIDENCE: Millers Creek, Wilkes, North Carolina

    1900 United States Federal Census

    Name: Maud Arms

    Home in 1900: Civil District 16, Cocke, Tennessee

    Age: 12

    Birth Date: Mar 1888

    Birthplace: Tennessee

    Race: White

    Ethnicity: American

    Relationship to head-of-house: Daughter

    Father's Name: Oliver

    Father's Birthplace: North Carolina

    Mother's Name: Jennie

    Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee

    Marital Status: Single

    Residence : Civil Districts 5, 16, Cocke, Tennessee

    Household Members: Name Age

    Oliver Arms 39

    Jennie Arms 42

    Susan Arms 17

    John Arms 14

    Maud Arms 12

    Ghriome Arms 9

    Sanford Arms 5

    Danniel Arms 1

    Maude Arms' parents & siblings:

    Father: Oliver Arms,Jr--B: June 1860 ,North Carolina ; D: not stated

    Mother: Jennie Turner--B: Dec 1857 , Tenn.; D: not stated

    Maude's paternal GRANDPARENTS:

    Oliver Arms,Sr--B: 26 Mar 1816 , Conway, MA; D: 1887, Bybee, TN

    Nancy Ann Williams--B: 3 June 1824 , NC; D: 15 Feb 1880 , Cocke, Tenn.; They had 10 children born between 1842 and 1869--9 in NC and 1 in TN.

    Maude's paternal GREAT-GRANDPARENTS (some unusual** names, here):

    Henry Arms--B: 07-10-1769, *Conway,Franklin,Massachusetts; D: 05-07-1848, Conway* ; Marriage 01-31-1798— in Conway, Mass. to:

    **Experience Gates--B: 1775 and D: 12-30-1848 in Conway, Mass.; (Her Parents: Israel Gates & Elizabeth Brewer )

    Other Children: **Cephas Arms (B: 5 Oct 1811 in Massachusetts)

    Maude's paternal 2nd GREAT-GRANDPARENTS:

    **Consider Arms: B: 10-14-1736, Deerfield, Mass; D: 06-19-1792, Conway, Mass. Marriage : 12-11-1765 in Deerfield, Franklin, MASS. to

    Mercy Catlin (Parents: John Catlin & Mary Munn)--B: 09-13-1741,

    Deerfield,Franklin,Massachusetts; D: 02-12-1822 in Conway, Mass.

    Maude's paternal 3rd GREAT-GRANDPARENTS:

    Capt. Consider ARMS

    B: 14 OCT 1736 & D: 19 Jun 1792 in Massachusetts

    Marriage: 11 Dec 1765 to

    Mercy CATLIN

    B: 13 AUG 1741

    D. not stated

    (Her Father: John Catlin B: MAY 1704 & Mother: Mary Munn B: ABT 1705;D: not stated for either one); 10 children

    **Maude's pat. 4th GREAT-GRANDPARENTS:

    Daniel ARMS was born 11 SEP 1687 in Hatfield, MA, and died 28 SEP 1753 in Deerfield, MA; Married: 4 OCT 1716 to

    Esther SMEAD was born 18 OCT 1696 in Deerfield, MA, and died 17 DEC 1736 in Deerfield, MA. (1st child's given name was SUBMIT)

    **5TH pat. G-GRANDPARENTS:

    Daniel ARMS

    b: 11 Sep 1687 in Deerfield, , MA

    d. 28 Sep 1753 in Deerfield, , MA

    Married: 4 Dec 1716 in Deerfield, , MA to

    Esther SMEAD

    B 18 Oct 1696 in Deerfield, , MA

    D 17 Dec 1736 in Deerfield, , MA

    **pat. 6th GGRANDPARENTS:

    William ARMS

    Birth: 1654 in Jersey, , England

    Death: 25 Aug 1731 in Deerfield, , MA

    Married: 21 Nov 1677 in Hatfield, Hampshire, MA to

    Joanna HAWKES

    Birth: 8 Feb 1653/54 in Windsor, , CT

    Death: 22 Nov 1729 in Deerfield, , MA

    (NOTE: about 2-3 generations past this one, the ARMS last name was shown as HEARNE or HEARNES)

    (Hope this helps. Could not find much on the Manis/Bartlett families)

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  • 1 decade ago

    Name: Elbert French

    Age in 1910: 24

    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1886

    Birthplace: Tennessee

    Relation to Head of House: Head

    Father's Birth Place: Tennessee

    Mother's Birth Place: Tennessee

    Spouse's Name: Maud B

    Home in 1910: Civil District 2, Jefferson, Tennessee

    Marital Status: Married

    Race: White

    Gender: Male

    Neighbors: View others on page

    Household Members: Name Age

    Elbert French 24

    Maud B French 22

    Maggie V French 2

    John O French 6/12

    If this is the right family, send me an email address and I'll send you the images for them.

    I'm afraid the Manis' have a very common name. If you could give a location and date range, we can narrow it down and send you images on them, too.

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  • 1 decade ago

    Hi,

    "Around the 1800's" doesn't even narrow them down to a specific century.

    Here's a possible Elbert born in about 1885 who was married to a Maude in the 1930 Census, could this be them?:

    1930 United States Federal Census

    about Ebb B French

    Name: Ebb B French

    Home in 1930: District 2, Knox, Tennessee

    Age: 45

    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1885

    Birthplace: Tennessee

    Relation to Head of House: Head

    Spouse's Name: Maude B

    Race: White

    Occupation: Setter, in the Plate Glass industry

    Military service: No

    Rent/home value: Renting for $12

    Age at first marriage: 21

    Parents' birthplace: Father in US, Mother in TN

    Household Members: Name Age

    Ebb B French 45

    Maude B French 42

    John O French 20

    Cleston W French 18

    Arlie W French 17

    Mary Ruth French 15

    Bessie B French 13

    Elbert Lee French 11

    Claude French 9

    Glenn H French 7

    Edna French 2 8/12

    I found no exact matches for Maude Bell Arms...

    Is this the other couple?:

    1920 United States Federal Census

    about William M Manis

    Name: William M Manis

    [William M Marris]

    Home in 1920: Civil District 16, Knox, Tennessee

    Age: 50 years

    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1870

    Birthplace: Tennessee

    Relation to Head of House: Head

    Spouse's Name: Laura H

    Father's Birth Place: Tennessee

    Mother's Birth Place: Tennessee

    Marital Status: Married

    Race: White

    Sex: Male

    Home owned: Rent

    Able to read: Yes

    Able to Write: Yes

    Image: 1116

    Household Members: Name Age

    William M Manis 50

    Laura H Manis 47

    Clifford L Manis 20

    Gray I Manis 19

    Homer Manis 15

    Ross Manis 12

    Annette Manis 10

    William Manis 5

    1930 United States Federal Census

    about William M Manis

    Name: William M Manis

    Home in 1930: District 16, Knox, Tennessee

    Age: 59

    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1871

    Birthplace: Tennessee

    Relation to Head of House: Head

    Spouse's Name: Laura H

    Race: White

    Occupation: Farmer, General Farm

    Military service: No

    Rent/home value: Renting [no amount given]

    Household Members: Name Age

    William M Manis 59

    Laura H Manis 57

    Annette Manis 19

    William Manis 16

    I hope this helps!

    Source(s): ancestry.com
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  • 1 decade ago

    What type of information are you looking for? Quite a bit is available but not only through Ancestry.

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  • 1 decade ago

    William M Manis

    Home in 1930: District 16, Knox, Tennessee

    Age: 59

    Birth Year: abt 1871

    Birthplace: Tennessee

    Head

    Spouse's Name: Laura H

    Race: White

    William M Manis 59 TN TN TN wed at 20, Laura H Manis 57 TN TN VA wed at 18, Annette Manis 19 TN TN TN, William Manis 16 TN TN TN

    NEXT DOOR

    Clyde B Barthell

    Home in 1930: District 16, Knox, Tennessee

    Age: 35

    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1895

    Birthplace: Tennessee

    Head

    Spouse's Name: Elma M

    Race: White

    Clyde B 35 TN TN TN wed at 18, Elma M 35 TN TN TN wed at 14, Hazel M 16 TN TN TN,

    Clyde K 15 TN TN TN, Maxine E 10 TN TN TN, Wallace L 7 TN TN TN, Margarete 5 TN TN TN, Herman Rhodes 15 KY TN KY nephew

    -----

    William M Manis

    Home in 1920: Civil District 16, Knox, Tennessee

    Age: 50 years

    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1870

    Birthplace: Tennessee

    Head

    Spouse's Name: Laura H

    Father's Birth Place: Tennessee

    Mother's Birth Place: Tennessee

    Marital Status: Married

    Race: White

    Sex: Male

    Home owned: Rent

    Able to read: Yes

    Able to Write: Yes

    Image: 1116

    William M 50 All born in TN, parents in TN, Laura H 47, Clifford L 20, Gray I 19, Homer 15, Ross 12, Annette 10, William 5

    LIVING DOWN THE ROAD

    Clyde P Bartlett

    Home in 1920: Civil District 16, Knox, Tennessee

    Age: 25 years

    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1895

    Birthplace: Tennessee

    Head

    Spouse's Name: Edna V

    Father's Birth Place: Tennessee

    Mother's Birth Place: Tennessee

    Marital Status: Married

    Race: White

    Sex: Male

    Home owned: Rent

    Able to read: Yes

    Able to Write: Yes

    Image: 1104

    Clyde P 25, Edna V 25, Hazel M 5, Clyde K 4

    -------

    1900

    Billie Manis

    Home in 1900: Civil District 8, Claiborne, Tennessee

    Age: 29

    Birth Date: Nov 1870

    Birthplace: Tennessee

    Race: White

    Ethnicity: American

    Head

    Father's Birthplace: Indiana

    Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee

    Spouse's Name: Laura

    Marriage Year: 1890

    Marital Status: Married

    Years Married: 10

    Residence : Civil District 8, Claiborne, Tennessee

    Billie 29, Laura 27, Bulah 6, Clifford 9.12

    Robt J Bartlett

    Home in 1900: Civil District 8, Claiborne, Tennessee

    Age: 56

    Birth Date: Nov 1843

    Birthplace: Tennessee

    Race: White

    Ethnicity: American

    Head

    Father's Birthplace: Tennessee

    Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee

    Spouse's Name: Rebecca L

    Marriage Year: 1866

    Marital Status: Married

    Years Married: 34

    Residence : Civil District 8, Claiborne, Tennessee

    Robt J 56, Rebecca L 56, Hattie R 13

    Lucy Bartlett

    Home in 1900: Civil District 8, Claiborne, Tennessee

    Age: 61

    Birth Date: Oct 1838

    Birthplace: Tennessee

    Race: White

    Ethnicity: American

    Relationship to head-of-house: Servant

    Father's Birthplace: North Carolina

    Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina

    Mother: number of living children: 3

    Mother: How many children: 3

    Marital Status: Divorced

    Residence : Civil District 8, Claiborne, Tennessee

    Monta M Carr 29, James Carr 24, Lucy 61 Bartlett, Ella Kitts 18, James Jackson 30

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    1880

    Laura Bartlett

    Home in 1880: District 8, Claiborne, Tennessee

    Age: 7

    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1873

    Birthplace: Tennessee

    Daughter

    Father's Name: Ander

    Father's birthplace: Tennessee

    Mother's Name: Minerva

    Mother's birthplace: Virginia

    Marital Status: Single

    Race: White

    Gender: Female

    Ander 35 TN TN TN, Minerva 26 VA VA VA

    Laura 7 TN TN VA, Minnie 5 TN TN VA, Tillman 1 TN TN VA,

    NEXT DOOR

    Lucy Bancet (BENNET or BARTLETT)

    Home in 1880: District 8, Claiborne, Tennessee

    Age: 43

    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1837

    Birthplace: Tennessee

    Self (Head)

    Father's birthplace: North Carolina

    Mother's birthplace: North Carolina

    Occupation: Keeping House

    Marital Status: Divorced

    Race: White

    Gender: Female

    Lucy Bancet 43, Nancy J. Bancet 23, Wiley G. Bancet 20,

    James Bancet 17

    NEXT DOOR

    Rober Bartlett

    Home in 1880: District 8, Claiborne, Tennessee

    Age: 36

    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1844

    Birthplace: Tennessee

    Self (Head)

    Spouse's Name: Rebecca

    Father's birthplace: Tennessee

    Mother's birthplace: Tennessee

    Occupation: Farmer

    Marital Status: Married

    Race: White

    Gender: Male

    Rober 36 TN TN TN, Rebecca 36 VA VA VA, Martha 13 TN TN VA, Dora Lee 7 TN TN VA, Calle I. 5 TN TN VA

    ------------

    1920

    Maggie French

    Home in 1920: Knoxville Ward 7, Knox, Tennessee

    Age: 12 years

    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1908

    Birthplace: Tennessee

    Relation to Head of House: Roomer

    Father's Birth Place: United States of America

    Mother's Birth Place: United States of America

    Marital Status: Single

    Race: White

    Sex: Female

    Able to read: Yes

    Able to Write: Yes

    Image: 319

    Thomas J Rutherford 53, Margaret Rutherford 46, Rose French 26, Maggie French 12

    1910

    Elbert French

    Age in 1910: 24

    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1886

    Birthplace: Tennessee

    Head

    Father's Birth Place: Tennessee

    Mother's Birth Place: Tennessee

    Spouse's Name: Maud B

    Home in 1910: Civil District 2, Jefferson, Tennessee

    Marital Status: Married

    Race: White

    Gender: Male

    Elbert 24, Maud B 22, Maggie V 2,

    John O 6mnths

    1900

    Albert B French

    Home in 1900: Civil District 1, Jefferson, Tennessee

    Age: 16

    Birth Date: Nov 1883

    Birthplace: Tennessee

    Race: White

    Ethnicity: American

    Son

    Father's Name: John

    Father's Birthplace: Tennessee

    Mother's Name: Maggie M

    Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee

    Marital Status: Single

    Residence : Civil Districts 1, 14, Jefferson, Tennessee

    John 43, Maggie M 36, Orrie J 18,

    Albert B 16, Nebuchadnezzar 14, Damie 13, Sarah A 8, Ollie 6, Willie R 7.12

    Maud Arms

    Home in 1900: Civil District 16, Cocke, Tennessee

    Age: 12

    Birth Date: Mar 1888

    Birthplace: Tennessee

    Race: White

    Ethnicity: American

    Daughter

    Father's Name: Oliver

    Father's Birthplace: North Carolina

    Mother's Name: Jennie

    Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee

    Marital Status: Single

    Residence : Civil Districts 5, 16, Cocke, Tennessee

    Oliver 39, Jennie 42, Susan 17, John 14, Maud 12, Ghriome 9, Sanford 5, Danniel 1

    1880

    John French

    Home in 1880: District 1, Jefferson, Tennessee

    Age: 21

    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1859

    Birthplace: Tennessee

    Relation to Head of Household: Son

    Father's Name: Augustus

    Father's birthplace: Tennessee

    Mother's Name: Kizziah

    Mother's birthplace: Tennessee

    Occupation: Works On Farm

    Marital Status: Single

    Race: White

    Gender: Male

    Augustus 63, Kizziah 63, Joseph 32,

    Mary M. 25, George 24, John 21,

    Cordelia 7

    Oscar Arms

    Home in 1880: Irish Bottom, Cocke, Tennessee

    Age: 19

    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1861

    Birthplace: North Carolina

    Self (Head)

    Spouse's Name: Sarah

    Father's birthplace: Massachusetts

    Mother's birthplace: North Carolina

    Occupation: Farmer

    Marital Status: Married

    Race: White

    Gender: Male

    Oscar 19, Sarah A18

    Oliver Arms

    Home in 1880: Irish Bottom, Cocke, Tennessee

    Age: 64

    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1816

    Birthplace: Massachusetts

    Self (Head)

    Father's birthplace: Massachusetts

    Mother's birthplace: Massachusetts

    Marital Status: Widower

    Race: White

    Gender: Male

    Oliver 64, Isabella 24, Robt. 7M, Mollie 11, Thomas 8, Andrew Jackson 19

    1870

    Augustus French

    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1816

    Age in 1870: 54

    Birthplace: North Carolina

    Home in 1870: District 1, Jefferson, Tennessee

    Race: White

    Gender: Male

    Post Office: Flat Gap

    Augustus 54, Kiriak 53, Ephraim 26,

    Elizabeth 24, Joseph C 22, Martha A 20, Mary E 18, George C 16, John M 12

    Oliver Arms Sr

    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1816

    Age in 1870: 54

    Birthplace: Massachusetts

    Home in 1870: District 5, Cocke, Tennessee

    Race: White

    Gender: Male

    Post Office: Newport

    Oliver 54, Nancy A 46, Susan 21, Sarah G 20, Fannie M 19, Isabella 15,

    William F 13, Johnson 11, Oliver 9,

    Oscar 9, Susan 1

    1860

    Oliver Arms

    Age in 1860: 44

    Birth Year: abt 1816

    Birthplace: Massachusetts

    Home in 1860: Columbus, Polk, North Carolina

    Gender: Male

    Post Office: Columbus

    Oliver 44, Nancy A 36, Jas H 18, Susan 12, Sarah G 10, Fanny M 8, Isablla 6

    Wm F 4, Johnathan 1, Jas J Williams 17

    Augustus French

    Age in 1860: 44

    Birth Year: abt 1816

    Birthplace: North Carolina

    Home in 1860: Jefferson, Tennessee

    Gender: Male

    Augustus 44, K 43, Wm J 23, J A 21, E B 19, E J 14, J C 12

    M A 10, M E 8, G C 6, J M 3

    1850

    Oliver Armes

    Age: 34

    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1816

    Birth Place: Massachusetts

    Gender: Male

    Home in 1850(City,County,State): Polk, Rutherford, North Carolina

    J H 7, Nancy 24, Oliver 34, Sarah 0, Susan 1, Irvin Williams 6

    Augustus French

    Age: 34

    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1816

    Birth Place: South Carolina

    Gender: Male

    Home in 1850(City,County,State): District 13, Jefferson, Tennessee

    Albert 12, Augustus 34, Elizabeth 4,

    Ephraim 8, Joseph C 3, Kesiah 33,

    Martha 0, Sarah 6, William 14

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