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COLUMBUS BLACK was born 1844 in Arkansas...
His parents George Washington BLACK and Margarette LIDDON BLACK and his older brothers
William Henegar BLACK and Marcus BLACK moved to Arkansas from Alabama.

Columbus married Louisa Mahulda "Huldie" CEARLEY
29 Mar 1866
Their four children are
George Walter ~ Mary L ~ Malinda E ~ Nancy

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First Record of the Parents of Columbus Black
1850 Census Arkansas, Pulaski County
Big Rock Township

Household Number 376-376
George Black 29 Male
Margarette 27 Female Tenn
Wm H (Wm Henegar) 11 Male
Marcus 9 Male Alabama
COLUMBUS 7 Male Alabama
George 4 Male
Not on 1850 Census
Janie born 1848 Ark - died 1848 Ark

Additional children born after 1850 to
George Washington and Margarette BLACK
Mitchell, Caroline, Harriett
these three died young in Arkansas
and Rigdon Leroy
Andrew Jack Black


Husband: Columbus BLACK
Birth: 1844 Mount Ida, Montgomery, AR
Census: 1850AR, Pulaski, Big Rock Twnship
Census: 1860AR, Montgomery, Mt Ida, Mazarne Twp
Marriage: 29 Mar 1866, Montgomery, AR
Father:George Washington BLACK (b 1821)
Mother: Margarette LIDDON (b 1822)
Wife: Louisa Mahulda "Huldie" CEARLEY
Birth: 1848,, Arkansas
Misc: Gene Pool
Father: Solomon CEARLEY (b 29 Sep 1811)
Mother: Mary LAWS (b 1815)
Other spouse: John Wesley SORRELLS (m 1886)
Children of Columbus Black
* 1 George Walter BLACK
Birth: 1 Mar 1867Crystal Springs, Garland, Arkansas
Residence: bet 1886-1911Sweetwater, Beckham, Oklahoma
Residence: 1912Bethany, Oklahoma, Oklahoma
Burial: 28 Nov 1928Bethany Cemetery, Bethany, Oklahoma, OK
Spouse: Ida Clay RUSSELL (m 4 Dec 1887)
** 2 Mary L BLACK
Birth: 1871,, Arkansas
Spouse: Robert E LEE
*** 3 Malinda E BLACK
Birth: 1873 ,, Arkansas
**** 4 Nancy BLACK
Birth: 11 Aug 1878Crystal Springs, Garland, Arkansas

The family of COLUMBUS BLACK
traveled from ARKANSAS to OKLAHOMA and some on to KANSAS

1920 Census ~ OK, Oklahoma, Council Grove ED#l00 Jan 23-26 1920

Photo of George Walter Black Family taken about 1918
Bethany, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma.....
property of Gary Holmes, Great Grandson

Left to right FRONT ROW.... A W Wilson, GEORGE WALTER BLACK son of Columbus, Lovalee, IDA A CLAY RUSSELL BLACK, Elvin Adams
MIDDLE ROW.... Lillian Black Wilson, Irma Jean Black, Clara Ida Black, Vernal Marcella, Baby, Eunice Vawter Black, Oda Black Adams
BACK ROW.... Asa Wilson, Forrest Wayne Black, Robert Jewel Black, Homerd Howard Black

Record of George Walter Black's Children

George Walter Blackb.March 1, 1867d.Nov. 26, 1928
Buried together Beth. Cem.m.Dec. 4, 1887
Ida Clay Russellb. Sept. 25, 1872d. Feb. 27, 1945
1. Lillian Blackb. Sept. 5, 1889d. Oct. 21, 1978
Spouse:Asa Wilbur Wilson m. Sept. 29, 1907
2. Oda Blackb. Sept 17, 1893d. Sept 11, 1956
Spouse:Seth Luther Adamsm. Nov. 15, 1912
3. Homerd Howard Black b. April 6, 1896 d. Dec. 15, 1970
Spouse:Eunice Edna Vawterm.May 4, 1915
4. Robert Jewel Blackb. Oct 23, 1898 d. Oct. 5, 1967
Spouse:Grace May Hicksm. May 14, 1920
5. Forrest Wayne Blackb. March 1, 1901d. May 18, 1974
Spouse:Edna E. Smithm. May 22, 1921
6. Clara Ida Blackb. April 14, 1903 d.
Spouse:Averill Smithm. Aug. 14, 1922
7. Vernal Marcella Blackb. July 7, 1905 d. May 29, 1976
Spouse:Marion W. Doddsm. Jan. 8, 1930
8. Irma Jean Black b. Dec. 14, 1907 d. Dec. 28, 1960
Spouse:Hardwick B. Shookm.Dec. 25, 1927
9. Paul George "Buster"b. April 27, 191027 Oct 1992
Spouse: Ruby
10. Lovalee Blackb. Oct. 5, 1912 d. Aug. 11, 1974
Spouse:Harold Arthur Oliveym.Dec. 19, 1932
11. Eithel Blackb. abt 19161916

DOCUMENTATION FOR FAMILY OF MARCUS BLACK #2 SON OF GEO WASHINGTON BLACK Application for Social Security dated Nov 17, 1960, born March 29, 1879. His parents Marcus and Penny Fulton Black Gibbs. Address Rt l, Box 28, Wilburton, OK


Mulberry Cemetery, Roger Mills County, OK
Buried here are Wm Henegar BLACK
and Grandson Arthur
died 09-09-1900, age 11 months

Martha Melissa BOHANNAN Black
1846 - 1922 Buried Mt Olivet Cemetery
Pauls Valley,Garvin,OK

Mary Lorene BLACK, daughter Rita 3 yrs
father Wm Henegar BLACK
his Mother Mary Levina TAYLOR BLACK
her Bro-in-Law "Uncle" A J BLACK

Rigdon Leroy BLACK's younger
Brother Andrew Jack 1858 - 1953
buried Buffalo Cemetery
Sayre, Beckham, Oklahoma

Son of A J BLACK
James Rigdon BLACK 1858 - 1967
World War 1, Buffalo Cemetery
Sayre, Beckham, Oklahoma

Andrew Jack BLACK 1858 -1953
Rigdon Leroy BLACK 1854 - 1930

Rigdon Leroy BLACK
wife Mary Levina TAYLOR
daughter Bertha
son John Henry

Rigdon Leroy BLACK
wife Mary Levina, daughter Minnie
her husband Samuel HENDRICKS
Rigdon b 1907, Willie b 1908
Jay b 1911
(Lottie 1905 and Winnie 1906)

her Four BLACK daughters
Minnie Hendricks and Lou Carothers
Bertha Davis and Ella Coburn

Rigdon Leroy BLACK 1854 - 1930
Buried Locust Grove Cemetery
Ft Sumner, DeBaca, New Mexico
12 Mi Marker Hwy 54 turn East

Rigdon Leroy BLACK 1854 - 1930
Asleep in Jesus
Buried Locust Grove Cemetery
Ft Sumner, Debaca, New Mexico

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