Christine Nielson Conner

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Personal and Family Information

Christine was born on 6 DEC 1895 in Woodruff County, Arkansas, the daughter of Emerson Hall Conner and Laura Nancy Cornelius.

She died on 21 APR 1994 in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee.

Her husband was Ernest Polk Newbern, who she married on 17 FEB 1920 in Woodruff County, Arkansas. Their three known children were William Emerson (1922-2006), Ernest Polk (1925-2005) and Nancy Alice (1928-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


 

Christine Nielson Conner
(1895-1994)

 

Emerson Hall Conner
(1859-1904)

 

Bolivar B Conner
(1829-1892)

   
 
 
     
 
 
   

Eliza L. Hall
(1834-1894)

   
 
 
     
 
 
   

Laura Nancy Cornelius
(1864-1952)

 

William Cornelius
(1827-1876)

   
 
 
     
 
 
   

Arabella White
(1836-1868)

   
 
 
     
 
 

Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
Birth6 DEC 1895
Place: Woodruff County, Arkansas
Death21 APR 1994
Place: Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee
Census1 JUN 1900
Place: Woodruff County, Arkansas
Age: 4
Address: Augusta dwelling 3, family 3 Conner, Emerson H, head, wm, Sept 1859, age 40 married 14 yrs, born Ark, f&m Tenn, merchant __ Laura C, wife wf, Oct 1864 age 35, married 14 yrs, mother of 6, 6 living born Ark, f Ala, m Tenn __ William B, son wm Aug 1888, age 11, single, born Ark, f&m Ark __ Arapat, daughter, wf Aug 1890, age 9, single, born Ark, f&m Ark __ Ruth, daughter wf July 1892 age 7, single, born Ark, f&m Ark __ Christine, daughter wf, Dec 1895, age 4, single, born Ark, f&m Ark __ Emerson C son wm, May 1900, age 2/12 single, single, born Ark, f&m Ark Nash, John servant, B M, Oct 1860 age 39, widower born Mississippi, f&m Mississippi
Census16 JAN 1920
Place: Woodruff County, Arkansas
Address: Augusta, Third Street, dwelling 216, family 228 Conner, Mrs Laura head owns home free of mortgage, fw age 50 born Ark, f&m Ark Conner, Ruth daughter fw age 29 born Ark, f&m Ark Conner Cristine daughter fw 24 born Ark, f&m Ark Conner Laura daughter fw 22 born Ark, f&m Ark Conner, Cornelius son mw 19 born Ark, f&m Ark Conner, Haroldm son mw 17 born Ark, f&m Ark
Census2 APR 1930
Place: Shelby County, Tennessee
Age: 34
Address: Memphis, 262 Pine Street, dwellling 19 family 19 Newbern, Ernest P, head, owns home valued $7,000 with radio, mw 37 first marriage age 27 born Ark, f &m Tenn __ Christine C , wife H fw 34 m first marriage age 24, born Ark f&m Ark __ Emerson, son mw 7, single born Ark f&m Ark __ Ernest P , son age 4, single born Ark f&m Ark __ Nancy A , Daughter FW 2 single born Ark f&m Ark __ J. Morgan, brother mw 23 singe born Ark, f&m Tenn
Census4 APR 1940
Place: Shelby County, Tennessee
Age: 44
Address: Memphis, 262 Pine Street, visit # 85, owned home value $7,000, Newbern, E.P. head mw age 47, married, 2 yrs college, born Ark, same house in 1935, cotton buyer __ Christine C. wife fw age 44 married 2 yrs college born Ark, same house in 1935 __ Emerson , son mw age 17 singe 1 yr High school, born Ark, same house in 1935 __ Ernest son mw 14 single born Tenn, same house in 1935 __ Nancy, daughter fw 12, single born Tenn, same house in 1935
BurialAPR 1994
Place: Lee County, Arkansas
Address: Cedar Heights Cemetery, Marianna PLOT B 10 1 findagrave # 167462762
Will20 NOV 1903
Place: Woodruff County, Arkansas
Address: Augusta. EH Conner will names wife Laura, brother John L, and all 7 children from Woodruff County Record of Wills, Book1, pages 267-272 Transcriped Nov 2017, A. Bowie attached
Will, Conner, E.H.
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Sources

  1. Historical Southern Families, volume XXII a 29 volume series compiled by John Bennet Boddie
    Source: Historical Southern Families, volume XXII a 29 volume series compiled by John Bennet Boddie
    Authors: John Bennett Boddie and Mrs. John Bennett Boddie Emerson Cornelius Conner (1900-1978) of Augusta and Little Rock, Ark
    Publisher: GENEALOGICAL.COM INC