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Marcus DeLafray Armstrong[1]

Male 1912 - 1980  (68 years)


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  • Name Marcus DeLafray Armstrong 
    Nickname M.D. 
    Born 5 Feb 1912  Emmet, Nevada Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 26 Jan 1920  Emmet, Nevada Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 9 Apr 1930  Emmet, Nevada Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1 Apr 1935  Albany Twp, Nevada Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 23 Apr 1940  Albany Twp, Nevada Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Military 16 Oct 1940  Emmet, Nevada Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    registered for WWII draft 
    Died 23 Nov 1980  Nevada Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 7
    Buried Emmet, Nevada Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Address:
    Harmony Cemetery 
    Headstone - M.D. Armstrong and Mary Wren Armstrong
    Headstone - M.D. Armstrong and Mary Wren Armstrong
    Person ID I495  Scott Dickson's Family
    Last Modified 25 Mar 2017 

    Father Rev. Marcus DeLafray Armstrong,   b. 9 Aug 1853, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1923  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Portia C. Almand,   b. 12 Dec 1872, Nevada Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1949, Laneburg, Nevada Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Marriage License 12 Apr 1906  Nevada Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Married 15 Apr 1906  Nevada Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Where in the world would I have gotten that she married M D Armstrong on 7 Oct 1896?
    Family ID F373  Group Sheet

    Family Mary Jane Wren,   b. 2 Jun 1917, Sutton, Nevada Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1994, Hope, Hempstead Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 30 Jul 1938  Nevada Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 9
    Children 
     1. Nancy Armstrong
     2. Mark Armstrong
     3. Mack Armstrong
     4. Jim Armstrong
    Last Modified 28 Mar 2018 
    Family ID F311  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Feb 1912 - Emmet, Nevada Co., Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 26 Jan 1920 - Emmet, Nevada Co., Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 9 Apr 1930 - Emmet, Nevada Co., Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 Apr 1935 - Albany Twp, Nevada Co., Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Jul 1938 - Nevada Co., Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 23 Apr 1940 - Albany Twp, Nevada Co., Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - registered for WWII draft - 16 Oct 1940 - Emmet, Nevada Co., Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Nov 1980 - Nevada Co., Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Harmony Cemetery - - Emmet, Nevada Co., Arkansas
    Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • On his draft registration card, he noted that he only had initials (M.D.) rather than a regular name. His father was Marcus DeLafray and it looks like he was really a Jr., called M.D.

  • Sources 
    1. [S182] Family Record of Edgar Wren, Mildred Wren Whitten,.

    2. [S641] Find A Grave, 25 March 2017; M.D. Armstrong; M.D. Armstrong; 153406667; Joe Herring.

    3. [S1073] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947, 25 March 2017; M.D. (Initial only) Armstrong, Arkansas.

    4. [S570] 1920 US Federal Census, Nevada Co, AR, Emmett Township; ED 127; Sheet 7-A; Dwelling 91, Family 93; Marcus D Armstrong.

    5. [S939] 1930 US Federal Census, Nevada Co, AR, Emmett Township; ED 50-8; Sheet 3-A; Dwelling 45, Family 46; Portia Armstrong.

    6. [S611] 1940 US Federal Census, Nevada Co., AR, Albany Twp; ED 50-2; Sheet 9B; Household 159; M.D. Armstrong; 17 March 2017.

    7. [S604] SSDI - Ancestry, 25 March 2017; M. Armstrong; 429-22-7931; Arkansas (Before 1951).

    8. [S606] Arkansas County Marriages Index - 1837-1957, 28 May 2017; Portia Purtle to M D Armstrong, Nevada Co., 15 Apr 1906.

    9. [S606] Arkansas County Marriages Index - 1837-1957, 17 March 2017; M.D. Anderson to Mary Wren, 30 Jul 1938, Nevada County.


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