Willie Clay Starks

Male 1881 - 1934  (52 years)


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  • Name Willie Clay Starks  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 5 Oct 1881  Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 22 Feb 1934  Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Buried Jonesboro, Jackson, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Jonesboro Cemetery
    Person ID I7596  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2020 

    Father George Breckenridge Starks,   b. Abt Apr 1860, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1914, Grant, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Bobbie Lincecum,   b. 24 Feb 1860, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1949, Rapides, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 18 Nov 1881  Grant, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F2654  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Leonia Wheat,   b. Between 1890 and 1893, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1969  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Married Between 1906 and 1907  [3, 7
    Children 
     1. Ola Mae Starks,   b. Abt 1908, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1974  (Age ~ 66 years)  [natural]
     2. Olla Belle Starks,   b. Abt Sep 1909, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Opal Starks
     4. Ora Starks,   b. 26 May 1915, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 2000  (Age 84 years)  [natural]
     5. Orval Clay Starks,   b. Abt 1921, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1944  (Age ~ 23 years)  [natural]
     6. Ona Vee Starks,   b. Abt Aug 1925, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 2016, Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 90 years)  [natural]
     7. Oklynn O. Starks,   b. 12 Feb 1928, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1987  (Age 59 years)  [natural]
     8. Willie Oleater Starks,   b. Abt 1918, Rochelle, Grant, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1919, Rochelle, Grant, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 1 years)  [natural]
     9. Orlan Eugene Starks,   b. Abt 1932, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1999  (Age ~ 67 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F2652  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Oct 1881 - Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Feb 1934 - Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Jonesboro, Jackson, Louisiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • - Per his 1918 World War I draft registration card, Willie was described as having brown eyes and dark brown hair.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1145] 1900 Census of United States, Louisiana, Grant Parish, Ward 4, population Schedule; Online Images, E. D. No. 65, sheet no. 20B, dwelling & family 368, George B. Starks household, accessed March 2018.
      Includes wife Robbie; sons Willie, Daniel D., George W., and John O.; and daughters Nancy V., Neatie R., and Bessie

    2. [S1160] Jonesboro Cemetery (Jonesboro, Jackson Parish, Louisiana), Grave Markers, Image of tombstone by BettyF (2012) via FindAGrave memorial #71100208 -- Willie C. Starks.

    3. [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

    4. [S668] United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Digital image of card for Willie Clay Starks, b. 5 October 1881.

    5. [S1159] Louisiana Deaths, 1850-1875, 1894-1960, Index entry for W. C. Starkes, d. 22 February 1934 at Caddo Parish.

    6. [S1147] Louisiana Compiled Marriage Index, 1718-1925, Bobbie Lincecum m. George A. Starks 18 November 1881 at Grant Parish.

    7. [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.