The Arnold and Moberly Family Genealogy

Alonzo ArnoldAge: 89 years18601950

Name
Alonzo Arnold
Given names
Alonzo
Surname
Arnold
Birth December 15, 1860
Birth of a sisterFrances M “Nancy” Arnold
October 17, 1862 (Age 22 months)
Birth of a sisterVictoria Ann Arnold
November 12, 1867 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a sisterRhoda E Arnold
August 15, 1868 (Age 7 years)
Note: Tombstone allegedly shows YOB as 1872 not 1868, but all other data (1870/1880/1900 census) shows differently.
Death of a paternal grandfatherJoseph Arnold
January 30, 1869 (Age 8 years)
Note: Original source wording: Date of Import: May 3, 1999
Death of a maternal grandmotherNancy Dent Nunnally
May 2, 1869 (Age 8 years)
Note: Original source wording: Date of Import: May 3, 1999
Death of a fatherAlfred Arnold
June 5, 1869 (Age 8 years)
Note:
Some show death as 18 MAY 1906 But this is Alfred H. Arnold, 2-8-xxxx to 5-18-1906, buried in the Arnold Cemetery (Caress), Pike Co, Indiana, USA
Census June 30, 1870 (Age 9 years)
Shared note: 1870 USA Federal Census Transcription - Elizabeth Ann "Betsey Ann" Lomax Arnold - household

Reference: HF: 354/354, LN 22/27, Pg 46, by John M Hammond Location: Jefferson Twp, Pike Co, Indiana NOTE: Elizabeth enumerated as widow with children

NameAgeSexRaceBPNotes
Elizabeth Arnold33FWNC
William Arnold10MWINAttg School
Alonzo Arnold9MWIN
Nancy Arnold7FWIN
Victoria Arnold2FWIN
Rhoda Arnold1FWIN

Death of a paternal grandmotherElizabeth W Coe
March 31, 1872 (Age 11 years)
Note: Original source wording: Date of Import: May 3, 1999
Census June 9, 1880 (Age 19 years)
Shared note: 1880 USA Federal Census Transcription - Elizabeth "Betsey Ann" Lomax Arnold - household

Reference: HF: 133/133, LN: 3/8, SD 1, ED 170, Pg 21, enumerated by John Crow Location: Jefferson Twp, Pike Co, Indiana, USA NOTE: Elizabeth A, as widow, still residing as Head of Household with sons Wm and Alonzo, and daughters Frances (Nancy), Victoria and Rhoda.

NameRaceSexAgeMC(Relation)OccupationBPFBPMBPNotes
Betsy A ArnoldWF43WD(head)Keeps HouseNCNCNC
William ArnoldWM20S(son)LaborerINKYNC
Alonzo ArnoldWM19S(son)FarmerINKYNCAttg Schl
Frances ArnoldWM17S(dau)noneINKYNCAttg Schl
Victoria ArnoldWM13S(dau)noneINKYNCAttg Schl
Rhoda ArnoldWM11S(dau)noneINKYNCAttg Schl

Death of a maternal grandfatherZachariah Lomax
July 28, 1881 (Age 20 years)
Note: Original source wording: Date of Import: May 3, 1999
MarriageMary Ellen BrentonView this family
March 10, 1886 (Age 25 years)
Note: Original source wording: Date of Import: May 3, 1999
Birth of a daughter
#1
Myrta O Arnold
August 11, 1887 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Frank O Arnold
January 6, 1892 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Fred Orum Arnold
July 12, 1894 (Age 33 years)
CensusMary Ellen BrentonView this family
June 1, 1900 (Age 39 years)
Note:
HF: 282/282, LN: 8/12, SD 1, ED 21, Sheet 14A, Jefferson Twp, Pike Co, IN by John C Chailk Alonzo Arnold, Head, W-M-DEC 1860-39-M-15, IN-IN*-NC, Farmer Mary E Arnold (Brenton), Wife, W-F-OCT 1861-34-M-15, 3/3, IN-IN-IN Myrtle O Arnold, Dau, W-F-AUG 1887-12-S, IN-IN-IN, At School Frank O Arnold, son, W-M-JAN 1892-8-S, IN-IN-IN, At School Fred O Arnold, son, W-M-JUL 1894-5-S, IN-IN-IN, Alonzo's widowed mother, Elizabeth Ann (Betsy) Lomax Arnold is living with her daughter, Frances and her husband William Nelson and Alonzo's sister Victoria is also nearby living with husband Albert Scraper (HF: 281).
Death of a sisterVictoria Ann Arnold
January 14, 1904 (Age 43 years)
Burial of a sisterVictoria Ann Arnold
after January 15, 1904 (Age 43 years)
Cemetery: Flat Creek Cemetery
SeparationMary Ellen BrentonView this family
before 1910 (Age 49 years)
Note: Although Alonzo reported himself as WD in his 1910 census in Howell, MO, Mary Ellen still listed MAR as her status. It would appear that a divorce was not yet filed or finalized as it is by the 1920 census.
Census April 21, 1910 (Age 49 years)
Note:
HF: 75/76, LN: 49/50, Pg 59A, SD 12, ED 75, Sheet 4A, N Benton Twp, Howell Co, MO by Francis S Wilson Alonzo Arnold, Head, M-W-49-WD?, IN-VA*-NC, Farmer - General Farm, Emp Frank O Arnold, son, M-W-18-S, IN-IN-IN, Farm Laborer - Home Farm, W Alonzo with son Frank O Arnold, now in Missouri. Shown as a Widower, but rather is SEPARATED or DIVORCED. Son Fred and daughter Myrtle are living with Mary, their mother, on Mary's father's (Joseph Brenton) farm in Washington Twp, Pike Co, IN.
Marriage of a childRichard C AlexanderMyrta O ArnoldView this family
before 1912 (Age 51 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Doris Marie Alexander
March 25, 1912 (Age 51 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2
Foster A Alexander
December 21, 1914 (Age 54 years)
Marriage of a childFrank O ArnoldView this family
about 1914 (Age 53 years)

Birth of a grandson
#3
Lowell C Arnold
1915 (Age 54 years)
Marriage of a childFred Orum ArnoldEdna F BurtonView this family
before 1916 (Age 55 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Opha “Pauline” Arnold
May 4, 1916 (Age 55 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#5
Colleen G Alexander
November 15, 1916 (Age 55 years)
Birth of a grandson
#6
Robert R Arnold
1917 (Age 56 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#7
Mary Lorene Arnold
December 28, 1917 (Age 57 years)
DivorceMary Ellen BrentonView this family
before 1920 (Age 59 years)
Census January 28, 1920 (Age 59 years)
Shared note: 1920 USA Federal Census Transcription - William Perry Arnold - household

Reference: HF: 166/171, LN: 69/73, SD 12, ED 86, Sheet 9B, enumerated by Elmer E Baldwin Location: Benton Twp, Howell Co, Missouri, USA

NameRelationSexRaceAgeMCChilBPFBPMBPOccupation
William P ArnoldHeadMW60MINVANCFarmer-General Farm/Emp
Lula ArnoldWifeFW57M4/4INKYINNone
James A ArnoldSonMW29SINININBook Keeper-Oil Company
Ruth ArnoldDauFW21SINININStenographer-Oil Company
Alonzo ArnoldBrotherMW59WDINKYINRailroad Laborer-Freight house

Death of a motherElizabeth Ann “Betsey Ann” Lomax
February 18, 1920 (Age 59 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#8
Nancy Jane Alexander
March 27, 1924 (Age 63 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam Perry “Billy” Arnold
August 15, 1928 (Age 67 years)
Burial of a brotherWilliam Perry “Billy” Arnold
about August 16, 1928 (Age 67 years)
Mount Zion Cemetery, South Fork, Howell Co, Missouri, USA
Latitude: N36.586837 Longitude: W91.9774

Census 1930 (Age 69 years)
Note: ED 151, Living with son Frank O. and spouse, Doliena, and grandsons Lowell C., Robert R., Leslie B., and Lyle W. Arnold.
Death of a grandsonLowell C Arnold
February 29, 1936 (Age 75 years)
Burial of a grandsonLowell C Arnold
March 1936 (Age 75 years)
Cemetery: Pines Cemetery
Death of a wifeMary Ellen Brenton
June 7, 1940 (Age 79 years)
Note: Original source wording: Date of Import: May 3, 1999
Burial of a wifeMary Ellen Brenton
after June 8, 1940 (Age 79 years)
Death of a sisterRhoda E Arnold
October 8, 1943 (Age 82 years)
Note: Rhoda W. Arnold's probate in IRAD was administrated by John J. Arnold. Box 2, File 45
Death April 18, 1950 (Age 89 years)

Citation details: John Roland Arnold GED, Original source wording: Date of Import: May 3, 1999
Burial after April 19, 1950 (1 day after death)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: April 1, 1858Pike Co, Indiana, USA
15 months
elder brother
17 months
himself
22 months
younger sister
5 years
younger sister
9 months
younger sister
Family with Mary Ellen Brenton - View this family
himself
ex-wife
Marriage: March 10, 1886Pike Co, Indiana, USA
Divorce: before 1920Pike Co, Indiana, USA
17 months
daughter
4 years
son
3 years
son

Census1870 USA Federal Census Transcription - Elizabeth Ann "Betsey Ann" Lomax Arnold - household

Reference: HF: 354/354, LN 22/27, Pg 46, by John M Hammond Location: Jefferson Twp, Pike Co, Indiana NOTE: Elizabeth enumerated as widow with children

NameAgeSexRaceBPNotes
Elizabeth Arnold33FWNC
William Arnold10MWINAttg School
Alonzo Arnold9MWIN
Nancy Arnold7FWIN
Victoria Arnold2FWIN
Rhoda Arnold1FWIN

Census1880 USA Federal Census Transcription - Elizabeth "Betsey Ann" Lomax Arnold - household

Reference: HF: 133/133, LN: 3/8, SD 1, ED 170, Pg 21, enumerated by John Crow Location: Jefferson Twp, Pike Co, Indiana, USA NOTE: Elizabeth A, as widow, still residing as Head of Household with sons Wm and Alonzo, and daughters Frances (Nancy), Victoria and Rhoda.

NameRaceSexAgeMC(Relation)OccupationBPFBPMBPNotes
Betsy A ArnoldWF43WD(head)Keeps HouseNCNCNC
William ArnoldWM20S(son)LaborerINKYNC
Alonzo ArnoldWM19S(son)FarmerINKYNCAttg Schl
Frances ArnoldWM17S(dau)noneINKYNCAttg Schl
Victoria ArnoldWM13S(dau)noneINKYNCAttg Schl
Rhoda ArnoldWM11S(dau)noneINKYNCAttg Schl

Marriage
Original source wording: Date of Import: May 3, 1999
Census
HF: 282/282, LN: 8/12, SD 1, ED 21, Sheet 14A, Jefferson Twp, Pike Co, IN by John C Chailk Alonzo Arnold, Head, W-M-DEC 1860-39-M-15, IN-IN*-NC, Farmer Mary E Arnold (Brenton), Wife, W-F-OCT 1861-34-M-15, 3/3, IN-IN-IN Myrtle O Arnold, Dau, W-F-AUG 1887-12-S, IN-IN-IN, At School Frank O Arnold, son, W-M-JAN 1892-8-S, IN-IN-IN, At School Fred O Arnold, son, W-M-JUL 1894-5-S, IN-IN-IN, Alonzo's widowed mother, Elizabeth Ann (Betsy) Lomax Arnold is living with her daughter, Frances and her husband William Nelson and Alonzo's sister Victoria is also nearby living with husband Albert Scraper (HF: 281).
Separation
Although Alonzo reported himself as WD in his 1910 census in Howell, MO, Mary Ellen still listed MAR as her status. It would appear that a divorce was not yet filed or finalized as it is by the 1920 census.
Census
HF: 75/76, LN: 49/50, Pg 59A, SD 12, ED 75, Sheet 4A, N Benton Twp, Howell Co, MO by Francis S Wilson Alonzo Arnold, Head, M-W-49-WD?, IN-VA*-NC, Farmer - General Farm, Emp Frank O Arnold, son, M-W-18-S, IN-IN-IN, Farm Laborer - Home Farm, W Alonzo with son Frank O Arnold, now in Missouri. Shown as a Widower, but rather is SEPARATED or DIVORCED. Son Fred and daughter Myrtle are living with Mary, their mother, on Mary's father's (Joseph Brenton) farm in Washington Twp, Pike Co, IN.
Census1920 USA Federal Census Transcription - William Perry Arnold - household

Reference: HF: 166/171, LN: 69/73, SD 12, ED 86, Sheet 9B, enumerated by Elmer E Baldwin Location: Benton Twp, Howell Co, Missouri, USA

NameRelationSexRaceAgeMCChilBPFBPMBPOccupation
William P ArnoldHeadMW60MINVANCFarmer-General Farm/Emp
Lula ArnoldWifeFW57M4/4INKYINNone
James A ArnoldSonMW29SINININBook Keeper-Oil Company
Ruth ArnoldDauFW21SINININStenographer-Oil Company
Alonzo ArnoldBrotherMW59WDINKYINRailroad Laborer-Freight house

Census
ED 151, Living with son Frank O. and spouse, Doliena, and grandsons Lowell C., Robert R., Leslie B., and Lyle W. Arnold.
Note
Original source wording: Date of Import: May 3, 1999 [Family.GED] 1 June 1995 - Information on wife, Mary Ellen Brenton, came from Marriage Records in the Pike County Library Information on family came from 1910 Census. Pleasant Ridge Cemetery records found in the Pike County Library provided vital statistics.