Where did they go?: Texas and Kentucky death certificates.

Death certificates for residents of Texas and Kentucky born in Wilson County, North Carolina:

  • Cora Summerville Barrett, Tyler, Smith County, Texas


  • James R. May, Longview, Gregg County, Texas


  • Annie Leora Barnes Touchstone, Midland, Midland County, Texas


In the 1920 census of Stantonsburg, Wilson County, on S.H. Crocker Farm Road, Larry Barnes, 52; wife Ardealia, 48; children Minnie Braswell, a 24 year-old widow; Larry Barnes Jr., 17; Irwin Barnes, 16; Annie Barnes, 10; Wyatt Barnes, 8; Remather Barnes, 6; and grandchildren Bessie Ward, 6, and Hester Edie Ward, 2. In the 1940 census of Waco, McLennan County, Texas, at 714 Houston Street, 38 year-old tailor Lee Touchstone; wife Annie, 31, cook; father Isaac, 67; and brother Calvin Touchstone, 40.

  • Annie Scott Sims, Waco, McLennan County, Texas


Annie Scott Simms was the paternal aunt of Annie Barnes Touchstone, above. In the 1880 census of Black Creek, Wilson County: Wyatt Scott, 40; wife Martha, 40; and children Adner A., 13, Albert, 10, Ardelia, 7; Ann, 5; and Wyatt, 7 months. Marriage records reveal that Wyatt Scott married Martha Segrove on 24 November 1871 in Wayne County, North Carolina.

  • Isaac Bridges, Kentucky


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