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Allen Joseph Portis

Male 1878 - 1944


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  • Born  05 Dec 1878  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender  Male 
    Died  20 Aug 1944  Calvert, Robertson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9
    Buried  25 Aug 1944  Calvert, Robertson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Person ID  I4488  Main
    Last Modified  22 Feb 2010 

    Father  Reddin Battle/Porter,   b. abt. 1837, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Amanda Wimberly,   b. abt. 1839, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1859 
    Family ID  F1386  Group Sheet

    Children 
     1. Rosella Devreaux,   b. abt. 1898, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Pearl J. Devreaux,   b. abt. 1900, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  22 Feb 2010 
    Family ID  F1394  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Laura Gertrude Curits,   b. 20 Sep 1881, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1948 
    Married  abt. 1901  [10
    Children 
     1. Vivian Portis,   b. abt. 1905, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Redden Portis,   b. 06 Jan 1908,   d. 11 Sep 1973, Houston, Harris County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. David Portis,   b. 09 Jul 1925, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 1920, Robertson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location
    >4. Hattie Portis,   b. abt. 1912, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2005
     5. Martha Portis,   b. abt. 1913, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Rudolph Portis,   b. 25 Oct 1917, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Apr 1963, Alameda County, California Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Roger Portis,   b. 31 Oct 1918, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Dec 1960
     8. I. Portis
    Last Modified  22 Feb 2010 
    Family ID  F1391  Group Sheet

  • Documents

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    1880 Census: Reddin & Amanda Porter
    1880 Census: Reddin & Amanda Porter
    Enumeration Date: 1 Jun 1880
    Enumeration District: 69
    Page: 3
    Location: Walnut Creek, Edgecombe County, North Carolina

    #27
    1. Porter, Readin - Head, age 44
    2. Mandy - wife, age 38
    3. Piety - daughter, age 19
    4. Willie - son, age 13
    5. Hattie - daughter, age 11
    6. Johnnie - son, age 9
    7. Lucy A. - daughter, age 6
    8. Leah - granddaughter, age 4
    9. Allen - son, age 2

    #28
    1. Porter, Haywood - Head, age 56
    2. Priscilla - wife, age 51
    3. Joyner - son, age 28
    4. George H. - son, age 22
    5. Robert - son, age 19
    6. Patsie - daughter, age 16

    Link to full image.
    WW1 Draft Registration Card: Allen J. Portis
    WW1 Draft Registration Card: Allen J. Portis
    Born: 5 Dec 1878
    Death Certificate: Allen Joseph Portis
    Death Certificate: Allen Joseph Portis
    Father: Reddin Portis
    Mother: Amanda Wimberly
    Informant: Martha A. Renfro

    Headstones
    Allen Joseph Portis is buried in Beauty Rest Cemetery
    Allen Joseph Portis is buried in Beauty Rest Cemetery

  • Sources 
    1. [S187] 1880 US Census.
      Edgecombe County, North Carolina - Walnut Creek, District 69, Page 3, Family #27 - http://is.gd/8SZrV

    2. [S188] 1900 US Census.
      Robertson County, Texas - Precinct 1, District 110, Sheet 19A, Family #410 - http://is.gd/8UmKX

    3. [S17] WW1 Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, (Ancestry).

    4. [S189] 1910 US Census.
      Milam County, Texas - Precinct 2, District 55, Sheet 14B, Family #273 - http://is.gd/8YyL0

    5. [S190] 1920 US Census.
      Robertson County, Texas - Precinct 1, District 169, Sheet 1B, Family #16 - http://is.gd/8YAxL

    6. [S191] 1930 US Census.
      Robertson County, Texas - Calvert, District 1, Sheet 18B, Family #396 - http://is.gd/8YFUh

    7. [S186] Death Certificate.

    8. [S251] Beauty Rest Cemetery Listing. USGenWeb: Robertson County, TX. http://www.txgenweb7.org/txrobertson/Cemetery/BEAUTYRESTAFRICANAMERICAN.htm.

    9. [S233] FindAGrave.com.
      Find A Grave Memorial# 16931894


    10. [S189] 1910 US Census.
      Milam County, Texas - Precinct 2, District 55, Sheet 14B, Family #273 - http://is.gd/8YyL0 - married 9 years