John Christopher Butler

M, b. 16 September 1876, d. 30 July 1950
FatherJoshua Butler b. 2 Aug 1801, d. 18 Feb 1885
MotherEmily Bissett b. 20 Feb 1841, d. 30 Dec 1920
     John Christopher Butler was born on 16 September 1876. He married Mary Jane Newman, daughter of Leander Green Newman and Malinda Wofford, on 12 January 1898 at Atascosa County, Texas. John Christopher Butler married Mattie Collums on 26 October 1940 at DeWitt County, Texas. John Christopher Butler died on 30 July 1950 at DeWitt County, Texas, at age 73. He was buried at Nordheim Cemetery.

Family 1

Mary Jane Newman b. 27 Jul 1877, d. 20 Feb 1930
Children

Family 2

Mattie Collums

Sylvester Alfonso Butler

M, b. 18 June 1908, d. 9 December 1979
FatherJohn Christopher Butler b. 16 Sep 1876, d. 30 Jul 1950
MotherMary Jane Newman b. 27 Jul 1877, d. 20 Feb 1930
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Anita Jean Cooper
     Sylvester Alfonso Butler was born on 18 June 1908 at Nordheim, DeWitt County, Texas. He married Elizabeth Simek on 18 June 1935 at Nordheim. Sylvester Alfonso Butler died on 9 December 1979 at Cuero, DeWitt County, Texas, at age 71 and was buried at Nordheim Cemetery in Nordheim. He was a farmer.

Family

Elizabeth Simek b. 23 Feb 1917

William Jennings Bryan Butler

M, b. 21 July 1899, d. 11 February 1974
FatherJohn Christopher Butler b. 16 Sep 1876, d. 30 Jul 1950
MotherMary Jane Newman b. 27 Jul 1877, d. 20 Feb 1930
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Anita Jean Cooper
     William Jennings Bryan Butler was born on 21 July 1899 at Cabeza, DeWitt County, Texas. He married Melba Lee Burt on 27 October 1923 at DeWitt County, Texas. William Jennings Bryan Butler died on 11 February 1974 at Nordheim, DeWitt County, Texas, at age 74 of coronary occlusion and was buried at Nordheim Cemetery.

Family

Melba Lee Burt b. 2 Sep 1908

Joseph Oliver Butler

M, b. 4 August 1905, d. 28 March 1976
FatherJohn Christopher Butler b. 16 Sep 1876, d. 30 Jul 1950
MotherMary Jane Newman b. 27 Jul 1877, d. 20 Feb 1930
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Anita Jean Cooper
     Joseph Oliver Butler was born on 4 August 1905 at Cabeza, DeWitt County, Texas. He moved to San Antonio to attend school in 1926. He died on 28 March 1976 at San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, at age 70 [cause of death myacardial infarction; informant Mrs. J. O. Butler]. He was buried at Sunset Memorial Park.

Irene Malinda Butler

F, b. 16 September 1901, d. 3 February 1942
FatherJohn Christopher Butler b. 16 Sep 1876, d. 30 Jul 1950
MotherMary Jane Newman b. 27 Jul 1877, d. 20 Feb 1930
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Anita Jean Cooper
     Irene Malinda Butler (an unknown value.) She was born on 16 September 1901 at DeWitt County, Texas. She died on 3 February 1942 at San Antonio, Bexar County, at age 40 [cause of death cerebral hemorrhage; informant John C. Butler, father] and was buried at Nordheim Cemetery, Texas.

Nona Lee Butler

F, b. 21 July 1903, d. 1 January 1979
FatherJohn Christopher Butler b. 16 Sep 1876, d. 30 Jul 1950
MotherMary Jane Newman b. 27 Jul 1877, d. 20 Feb 1930
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Anita Jean Cooper
     Nona Lee Butler was born on 21 July 1903 at Cabeza, DeWitt County, Texas. She married John William Blake. Nona Lee Butler married Eugene Gus Felsing. Nona Lee Felsing died on 1 January 1979 at San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, at age 75.

Family 2

Eugene Gus Felsing
Child

Vida Birdie Butler

F, b. 14 March 1914, d. 17 March 1929
FatherJohn Christopher Butler b. 16 Sep 1876, d. 30 Jul 1950
MotherMary Jane Newman b. 27 Jul 1877, d. 20 Feb 1930
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Anita Jean Cooper
     Vida Birdie Butler was born on 14 March 1914 at Cabeza and was buried at Nordheim Cemetery. She died on 17 March 1929 at Nordheim at age 15 [died of meningitis; death certificate no 14936; informant John C. Butler, father].

Melba Lee Burt

F, b. 2 September 1908
     Melba Lee Burt was born on 2 September 1908. She married William Jennings Bryan Butler, son of John Christopher Butler and Mary Jane Newman, on 27 October 1923 at DeWitt County, Texas.

Family

William Jennings Bryan Butler b. 21 Jul 1899, d. 11 Feb 1974

Elizabeth Simek

F, b. 23 February 1917
     Elizabeth Simek was born on 23 February 1917. She married Sylvester Alfonso Butler, son of John Christopher Butler and Mary Jane Newman, on 18 June 1935 at Nordheim.

Family

Sylvester Alfonso Butler b. 18 Jun 1908, d. 9 Dec 1979

Nancy Ada Bell Ryan

F, b. 3 March 1888, d. 11 August 1979
     Nancy Ada Bell Ryan was employed by the County road department. She came to Texas from Louisiana in a covered wagon at age 6 months. She was born on 3 March 1888 at Louisiana. She married William Henry "Bill" Newman, son of Leander Green Newman and Malinda Wofford, on 22 June 1920 at DeWitt County, Texas. Nancy Ada Bell Ryan died on 11 August 1979 at Kerrville, Kerr County, Texas, at age 91.

Family

William Henry "Bill" Newman b. 27 Jun 1888, d. 15 Jun 1964
Children

William Henry "Billy" Newman Jr.

M, b. 1 December 1920, d. 3 August 1944
FatherWilliam Henry "Bill" Newman b. 27 Jun 1888, d. 15 Jun 1964
MotherNancy Ada Bell Ryan b. 3 Mar 1888, d. 11 Aug 1979
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Anita Jean Cooper
     William Henry "Billy" Newman Jr. also went by the name of Billy. He was born on 1 December 1920 at Runge, Karnes County, Texas. He served during World War II. He died on 3 August 1944 at Raymondville, Willacy County, Texas, at age 23.

Ruby Gem Newman

F, b. 31 July 1922, d. 28 December 2006
FatherWilliam Henry "Bill" Newman b. 27 Jun 1888, d. 15 Jun 1964
MotherNancy Ada Bell Ryan b. 3 Mar 1888, d. 11 Aug 1979
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Anita Jean Cooper
     Ruby Gem Newman was born on 31 July 1922 at Karnes County, Texas. She married William Morgan Flenniken on 12 April 1941 at Austin, Travis County, Texas. Ruby Gem Newman was a Methodist. She died on 28 December 2006 at age 84.

Family

William Morgan Flenniken b. 5 May 1917, d. 5 Oct 1996

William Morgan Flenniken

M, b. 5 May 1917, d. 5 October 1996
     William Morgan Flenniken was born on 5 May 1917 at McKinney, Collin County, Texas. He began military service in 1937 in the at U. S. Navy. He married Ruby Gem Newman, daughter of William Henry "Bill" Newman and Nancy Ada Bell Ryan, on 12 April 1941 at Austin, Travis County, Texas. William Morgan Flenniken served during World War II. He served during the Korean War. He ended military service in 1967; after 30 years, retiring as a Commander in Naval Aviation. He was employed at the Y. O. Ranch as a hunting manager and has been appointed Special Texas Ranger at Mountain Home, Texas. He died on 5 October 1996 at age 79.

Family

Ruby Gem Newman b. 31 Jul 1922, d. 28 Dec 2006

Homer J Alex

M, b. 1 March 1899, d. 8 July 1974
MotherPennie (?)
     Homer J Alex was born on 1 March 1899 at Yorktown, DeWitt County, Texas. He married Martha E. Newman, daughter of Leander Green Newman and Malinda Wofford, on 19 June 1942 at Weesatche, Goliad County, Texas. Homer J Alex died on 8 July 1974 at Yorktown, DeWitt County, Texas, at age 75 and was buried at Nordheim Cemetery.

Family

Martha E. Newman b. 26 Jun 1896, d. 7 Jul 1970