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CHAPTER 13 - Nathan Franklin Carson Jr. & Descendents

EIGHTH GENERATION

90     Nathan Franklin Jr. CARSON was born on 16 May, 1855 in Brazos County, Texas. He appeared in the 1860, 1870, 1880, and 1900 censuses in Brazos County, Texas. He died in 1917 in Brazos County, Texas, and is buried in the Boonville Cemetery, Brazos County, Texas. According to his tombstone, he was a member of the Woodmen of the World.

He was married to (176) Nancy Elizabeth "Nanny" (Graham) CARSON on 27 Nov., 1876 in Brazos County, Texas. She died on 29 Oct., 1910 in Brazos County, Texas, and is buried in Boonville Cemetery, Brazos County, Texas. Their children were:
    +177     Fannie Cena (Carson) BROWNLEE
   
178       Carl Reed CARSON was born on 6 July, 1891 and died on 7 June, 1913.
                 at the age of 22 years.  He is buried in Boonville Cemetery, Brazos
                 County, Texas. 
    179       Georgie Elizabeth "Bessie" CARSON was born on 12 Nov., 1884 in
                 Brazos County, Texas, died on 17 April, 1971 in Brazos County, Texas, and
                 is buried in Boonville Cemetery, Brazos County, Texas.
    180      Louella CARSON was born on  27 Feb., 1889 in Texas and died in March,
                 1909 at the age of 20 years.
    181       Nora Lee CARSON was born on 26 Sept., 1893 in Texas. She  died about
                 1923.
    +182    Mary Amanda (Carson) BARNES
   
183       Robbie Ethel CARSON was born on 16 May, 1880 in Texas. She died on
                 9 April, 1940.
    184       Samuel Nathan CARSON was born on 30 Mar., 1882, and died in 1884
                 at the age of 2 years.
    185      Lela Ora CARSON was born on 15 Aug., 1896 in Brazos County, Texas,
                 and died in 1896, less than one year of age.
    +186    James Albert CARSON

NINTH GENERATION

177     Fannie Cena (Carson) BROWNLEE was born on 15 Oct., 1897 in Brazos County, Texas, and died in 1960. She was married to ((352) Perry Kavanaugh BROWNLEE on 5 Oct., 1912. He owned a laundry on the campus of Texas A&M. He died of tuberculosis. Their children were:
     353     Billy BROWNLEE died at age 18 when a tire on his car blew out  (Firestone?)      
    +354   Maurice BROWNLEE
   
355     Charles BROWNLEE died in 1987
    356     Frances BROWNLEE
   
357     Janelle BROWNLEE
   +358   Ervine Charles BROWNLEE

182     Mary Amanda (Carson) BARNES was born on 15 Aug., 1877 in Texas, and died in Aug., 1938. She was married to (359) George "Dink" BARNES. Their children were:
    +360    Alice Louella (Barnes) RICE
   
361       Annie Lee BARNES was born on 19 Nov., 1907 in Bryan, Brazos County, Texas
    362       Joseph Franklin BARNES was born on 11 Jan., 1909
    363       Edgar William BARNES was born on 18 April, 1911
    364       Louis Milton BARNES was born on 29 June, 1913
    +365    Ivy Bessie (Barnes) WILLIAMS
   
366      Carl Richard BARNES was born on 31 Oct., 1923

186     James Albert CARSON was living in Port Arthur, Texas in January of 1942. This article was in the Bryan, Texas newspaper: "J.A. Carson of Port Arthur, Texas visited his uncle Curtis Abernathy Carson who lived at Union Hill. Curtis and his brother Tom Carson were the only children then living of their father, N.F. Carson, Sr. who owned the land on which A&M now stands." The article noted that Curtis and Tom were around 80 years old and "Tom is no longer able to see". The visitor J.A. Carson made violins and played them in theaters and over the radio. He died on 4 May, 1964 in Jefferson County, Texas. He was married to (367) Iola Lee (Clifton) CARSON. It is not known if they had any children.

354     Maurice BROWNLEE died in 1998. he was married to (341) Juanita Virginia BROWNLEE. She died on 16 Feb., 1994 in Harrison County, Texas. It is not known if they had any children.

358     Ervine Charles BROWNLEE was married to (536) Unknown (Unknown) BROWNLEE.  He died in 1986.Their daughter was:
    537     Charlyn (Brownlee) LEWIS

360     Alice Louella (Barnes) RICE was born on 5 Aug., 1905 in Bryan, Brazos County, Texas and died on 21 Oct., 1996 in Angelina County, Texas . She was married to (538)  John Thomas RICE on 29 Aug., 1923 in College Station, Brazos County, Texas. He died on 16 Feb., 1981 in Angelina County, Texas. It is not known if they had any children.

365     Ivy Bessie (Barnes) WILLIAMS was born on 14 July, 1916, and died on 3 Jan., 1978. She was married to (539) Ethridge Williams. It is not known if they had any children.


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