Emma Luella Epperson

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Emma Luella Epperson, daughter of David Lambert Epperson and Susan Jane Smith, was born at Gibson Co., Indiana, 16 June 1859, although the death certificate shows her birth year as 1858.1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 She died at Oakland City, Gibson Co., Indiana, 30 January 1938, and was buried at Sand Hill Cemetery, Mt. Carmel, Wabash Co., Illinois, 2 February 1938.7,6,8

Emma married (1) Elisha Buchanan "Buck" Linder, son of William Linder and Mary Jane Hall, at Enfield, White Co., Illinois, 9 April 1876;9,10,6,5; she married (2) Andrew Jackson South, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), 25 August 1885.11

Family 1

Elisha Buchanan "Buck" Linder b. 26 Sep 1856, d. Dec 1876
Child

Family 2

Andrew Jackson South b. Aug 1850, d. bef. 30 Jan 1938
Children
  • Nellie South6 b. 25 Aug 1885, d. 1887
  • Zela South16,6 b. 18 Aug 1888, d. 13 Jul 1919

Citations

  1. [S463] United States Census for 1920 [Fourteenth Census of the United States], Big Creek Township, Craighead County, Arkansas, population schedule, enumeration district (ED) 26, sheet 4B, dwelling 80, family 80, Fred T. Smith household, age 60, born in Indiana, digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com); original data: NARA micropublication T625, 2076 rolls, roll #58.
  2. [S461] United States Census for 1900 [Twelfth Census of the United States], Mount Carmel, Wabash County, Illinois, population schedule, enumeration district (ED) 89, sheet 9A, dwelling 176, family 195, A J South household, age 40, born in Indiana Jun 1859, mother of 3, 2 still living, digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com); original data: NARA micropublication T623, 1854 rolls, roll #349.
  3. [S459] United States Census for 1870 [Ninth Census of the United States], Montgomery Township, Gibson County, Indiana, population schedule, sheet 782/20, dwelling 739, family 739, D L Eperson household, age 11, born in Indiana, digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com); original data: NARA micropublication M593, 1748 rolls, roll #316.
  4. [S458] United States Census for 1860 [Eighth Census of the United States], Montgomery Township, Gibson County, Indiana, population schedule, sheet 782/20, dwelling 739, family 739, David L Eperson household, age 11 months, born in Indiana, digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com); original data: NARA micropublication M653, 1438 rolls, roll #260.
  5. [S1106] Jean Seaton, Smith Family Notes, Photocopy of Unpublished Research Notes & Letters, Compiler's genealogy files, Clarkdale, Arizona, Buck Linder FGS.
  6. [S731] "Descendants of Charles Epperson", 13 Oct 1991, Gene Wheeler (Rockford, Illinois). Research Report to Major Gregory Don Cooke (Vandenberg AFB, California), 10; copy in the Compiler's genealogy files Clarkdale, Arizona.
  7. [S1025] Emma L. South, Death Certificates, File No. 826 (1938), Indiana State Department of Health, Indianapolis, Indiana.
  8. [S1967] Graves of Wabash County, Illinois, online http://wabashgraves.com, accessed Apr 2014, further cited as Graves of Wabash Co., IL.
  9. [S1269] White County Courthouse, Carmi, Illinois, Marriage records, 1816-1918, 6:11, FHL microfilm 977070, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, further cited as White Co., Illinois marriage records.
  10. [S1095] Wheeler Family Genealogy Pages, online http://www.wheeler-roots.org, "Buck Linder". Hereinafter cited as Wheeler Pages.
  11. [S461] US Census for 1900, Mount Carmel, Wabash County, Illinois, pop. sch., ED 89, sheet 9A, dwelling 176, family 195, A J South hshld, married 14 years.
  12. [S1641] Wabash Co. Courthouse, Mt. Carmel, Illinois, Marriages 1857-1930, 1:239, FHL microfilm 1416803, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, further cited as Wabash Co. Marriages.
  13. [S1025] Mina Jane Smith Askrin, Death Certificates.
  14. [S460] United States Census for 1880 [Tenth Census of the United States], Mill Shoals Township, White County, Illinois, population schedule, enumeration district (ED) 147, sheet 227B, dwelling 739, family 739, David L Epperson household, age 2, granddaughter, digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com); original data: NARA micropublication T9, 1454 rolls, roll #257.
  15. [S1106] Seaton, Smith Family Notes, Fred Smith FGS.
  16. [S461] US Census for 1900, Mount Carmel, Wabash County, Illinois, pop. sch., ED 89, sheet 9A, dwelling 176, family 195, A J South hshld, daughter.