Contributed By: Suzanne
Mockbee May 12, 1943
Attorney-At-Law Feb.25, 1943
Mr. & Mrs. John Beyersdoerfer
Foster KY Rt. 1
While it is fresh on my mind, I am writing to obtain
some of the history of the Mockabee
family; and will you go into session with Mrs. Cox
and give me what you can of the history.
Below I am adding some questions, and besides the
questions, I would be pleased if your mother
would add any other matter of interest on the
Mockbee family. For this I will be greatly obliged.
Yours truly, E E Barton
Ollie Mockabee. Give full maiden name: Oleva Ellen
When born: Feb. 9, 1862 where: Pendleton Co.
When married: April 22, 1880 where: Pendleton Co.
Name of her father (give full name): William Lanson
When born: April 22, 1836 where: Pendleton Co.
When he died: May 3, 1908 where buried: Aurora Ind.
Name of his father: Charles Mockbee
When born:blank Where: Clermont Co. Ohio
When he died:blank where buried: Fisher Grave yard -
Name of his mother: Malinda Moore
When born:blank where: Pendleton Co. Kentucky
When she died: blank where buried:Fisher Grave Yard
-Pendleton Co. Kentucky
Can you give the name of Wm. Mockbee's grandfather,
and where hee lived.
Henson Mockbee (was a soldier in Civil War)
Where did this Mockbee family come from when they
settled first in Ky.
Brown Co. Ohio his post office add. was Georgetown
What part of Kentucky did they first settle: Bracken
Give the names of your grandfather Mockabee's
brothers and sisters and who they married:
1. U.C. Mockbee married Sarah
2. One sister died young
Give the names of your father's brothers and sisters
and who they married:
1. William married Jane Allender
2. Louis m. Rachel Fields
3. Simpson m. Belle Smith
4. Lonzo m. Ollie Shoemaker
5. James m. Lottie Arnold
6. Fred never married
7. Mary m. James Thornton
8. Belle m. Albert Carter
Give the names of William Mockbee's children and who
they married. Give oldest first:
1. Oleva married Lavega Cox
2. Naomi m. Ira Black
3. James m. Eunice Meyers
4. Lonzo m. Alice Gillispee
5. Walter m. Louisa Ashcraft
6. Elizabeth m. Jerry Cox
Lavega Cox. Give his full correct name: Lavega Cox
When born: Jan. 10, 1854 where: Pendleton Co.
When he died: Dec. 14, 1928 where buried: Lenoxburg
Barton W. Cox. What was the "W" for: Warren - I
When born: June 26, 1826 when died: blank
Mrs. Ira K. Black May 12, 1949
Wm. Lanson Mockbee.
When born: 1836 Where: Pendleton Co. Kentucky
When he died: 1908 Where buried: Riverview Indiana
Name of his father: Charles Wesley Mackabee
Jane Allender. Any middle name: no middle name
When born: 1837 where: Adams County Ohio
When she died: blank Where buried: Lenoxburg Ky.
Name of her father: James Allender
Maiden name of her mother: Mary Garrett
Give names of Jane Allenders brothers and sisters or
as many of them as you remember.
Brothers - George Elbert, William, Charles, Benjamin
Sisters - Leina & Elizabeth
James Wesley Mockbee.
If he is living give his postoffice: he is dead
He married Eunice Myers.
Who was her father: John C. Myers
If Eunice is living, give her postoffice: Covington
Alonzo Hiram Mockbee.
If living give his postoffice: Aurora Indiana R.F.D.
1st wife, Sally Hendricks.
Name of Sally's father: I do not know
Maiden name of her mother: I do not know
Name of Sally's brothers and sisters: I do not know
Alonzo Hiram 2nd wife Alice Gillespie.
Name of Alice's father: I do not know
Name of Alice's brothers and sisters: Sister Ella
Gillespie, Brother Lawson Gillespie
Walter Lanson Mockbee married Maude Louisa Ashcraft.
Name of Maude Louisa's father: Bill Ashcraft
Maiden name of her mother: McMillen
If Maude Louisa is living give her post office:
Gilford Indiana, she married Walter Craig after
Walter L. Mockbee Death
Mrs. Naomi Black
Please give names of your brothers and sisters, and
who each of them married.
Please start with the oldest first and give names in
order of their birth.
If unable to give the dates of birth, maybe you will
remember their birth day.
Children of William Lansen Mockbee and Jane
1. Still born son - not named
2. Oleva Ellen Mockbee, born February 9, 1862
Married Lavega Cox
3. Still born son - not named
4. Mary Malinda Mockbee, born May 7, 1865
Died age of 14 yrs.
5. Naomi Jane Mockbee, born November 21, 1867
Married Ira Kenady Black May 30, 1893
6. James Wesley Mockbee, born April 28, 1869
Married Eunice Myers
7. Alonzo Hiram Mockbee, born July 31, 1872
Married Sally Hendricks first, second wife Alice
8. Elizabeth Angeline Mockbee, born February 3, 1875
Married Jerry Cox
9. Walter Lanson Mockbee
Married Louisa Ashcraft
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