Ora Starks

Female 1915 - 2000  (84 years)


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  • Name Ora Starks  [1, 2, 3
    Born 26 May 1915  Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4
    Gender Female 
    Died 6 Feb 2000  [2
    Buried Jonesboro, Jackson, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Jonesboro Cemetery
    Person ID I7588  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2020 

    Father Willie Clay Starks,   b. 5 Oct 1881, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1934, Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Leonia Wheat,   b. Between 1890 and 1893, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1969  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Between 1906 and 1907  [4, 5
    Family ID F2652  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ansley H. Colvin, Jr.,   b. 23 Nov 1911,   d. 3 Jun 2000  (Age 88 years) 
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F2648  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 May 1915 - Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Jonesboro, Jackson, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1164] 1920 Census of United States, Louisiana, Grant Parish, Police Jury Ward 5, population Schedule; Online Images, E. D. No. 23, sheet no. 12A, lines 31-37, Willie K. Starks household, accessed March 2018.
      Includes wife Lerona; daughters Ola, Olie, Opla, Ora; and brother-in-law Myra Wheet

    2. [S1160] Jonesboro Cemetery (Jonesboro, Jackson Parish, Louisiana), Grave Markers, Image of tombstone by Sharon Ray (2006) via FindAGrave memorial #15620392 -- Ora Starks Colvin.

    3. [S1167] Winn Parish Enterprise, Louisiana (online archive), "Funeral services...," issued 11 August 1999, accessed March 2018, name of interest: Orlan E. (Pete) Starks, transcription via FindAGrave memorial #11744742 -- Orlan E. "Pete" Starks.

    4. [S1163] 1930 Census of United States, Louisiana, Jackson Parish, Ward 2, Jonesboro Town, population Schedule; Online Images, E. D. No. 25-3, sheet no. 19A, dwelling 393, family 405, Willie C. Starks household, accessed March 2018.
      Includes wife Leona; daughters Ola M., Ollie B., Opal, Oval, Ona T., and Okley O.; and son O. Clay

    5. [S1168] 1910 Census of United States, Louisiana, Grant Parish, Ward 4, population Schedule; Online Images, E. D. No. 62, sheet no. 5A, dwelling 87, Willie C. Starks household, accessed March 2018, National Archives and Records Administration credited.
      Includes wife Leona; and daughters Ola May and Olie B.