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4) James Manuel Nail:
   born 09 Sep 1882 Grayson Co, TX; Dawes Commission Enrollment and then Denial
   died 30 Jan 1965 El Reno, Canadian, OK; obituary
   buried Wanette Cemetery, Wanette, Pottawatomie, OK; tombstone photo;
   WWI and WWII draft registration card;
   census records for James; Social Security record;  
   signature:

   

    married Alice Susan Davis on 17 Aug 1902 Cleveland Co, OK
              (born 08 Jan 1883 AR; 
              died 23 Jul 1979; death notice;   
              buried Wanette Cemetery, Wanette, Pottawatomie, OK; tombstone photo
              possibly daughter of John R Davis and Margaret E ____);
   marriage record for James and Alice;
   children: 
       1) Bessie Olena Nail - born 29 Dec 1903 Byars, McClain, OK; photos including Bessie;
               died 24 Dec 2003 Muskogee, Muskogee, OK; obituary;
               buried Memory Lane Cemetery, Harrah, Oklahoma, OK; tombstone photo;
               census records for Bessie; 
               married Charles Frederick Wiggins on 30 Dec 1923 Garvin Co, OK
                              (born 14 Oct 1905 IL; 
                              died 14 Jan 1990 possibly Shawnee, Pottawatomie, OK; 
                              buried Memory Lane Cemetery, Harrah, Oklahoma, OK; tombstone photo;
                              son of Frank Marion Wiggins (Jan 1868 IL-Oct 1944) and Mary Mae Lyons (19 May 1876-Sep 1942);
                              Frank and Mary buried Memory Lane Cemetery, Harrah, Oklahoma, OK - tombstone photos);
               marriage record for Bessie and Charles;
               children:  
                   1) Fredrick Leroy Wiggins - born 05 Nov 1924 OK;
                               died 11 Jan 2015 possibly Norman, Cleveland, O
K; obituary;
                               U.S. Army; enlistment record; census records for Frederick
                               buried Memory Lane Cemetery, Harrah, Oklahoma, OK; tombstone photo;
                              
married Mildred Louise Singletary on 14 Oct 1959
                                           
 (born 25 Mar 1924 Albion, Pushmataha, OK;
                                             died 15 May 2006 Shawnee, Pottawatomie,
OK; obituary;
                                        
    buried Memory Lane Cemetery, Harrah, Oklahoma, OK; tombstone photo;
                                             Mildred married ____ Harvey by Aug 1944; Mildred married ____ Garret;
                                             daughter of Earle Singletary (19 Dec 1894-27 Jul 1923) and
                                             Maude May Shotten
(08 Jul 1895-13 Feb 1989);
                                             Earle and Maude buried Antlers City Cemetery, Antlers, Puchmataha, OK; tombstone photo;
                                             Earle and Maude married 22 Aug 1915
);
                               children:
                                    1) Oleta May Wiggins - born Jul 1963;
                                             died Aug 1963; 
                                             buried Memory Lane Cemetery, Harrah, Oklahoma, OK; tombstone photo
                                    2) Ruby Wiggins - living?; married?; children?
                   2) Clifford Eugene Wiggins - born 28 Nov 1926 Verden, Grady, OK;
                               died 08 Oct 2002 Muskogee, Muskogee, OK; obituary;
                               buried Resthaven Memory Gardens, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, OK; tombstone photo;
                               census records for Clifford; 
                               married Billie Jo Grider on 30 Apr 1949 Oklahoma Co, OK
                                          (born 26 Dec 1927 Velma, Stephens, OK;
                                          died 08 Jul 1997;
                                          Social Security record;   
                                          buried Resthaven Memory Gardens, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, OK; tombstone photo;   
                                          Billie married (1) Melvin H Albert on 13 Feb 1945 Oklahoma Co, OK  
                                          daughter of Wilson Lee Grider (10 Dec 1894 TN-04 Oct 1988 AR) and
                                          Birdie L Tennison
(23 Nov 1903-26 Apr 1964); Wilson and Birdie buried
                                          buried Resthaven Memory Gardens, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, OK; tombstone photo
);
                               marriage record for Clifford and Billie

                               no children mentioned in Clifford's obituary
                   3) Virginia Ruth Wiggins - born 23 Sep 1928 Pauls Valley, Garvin, OK;
                               died 15 Jan 2008 Jones, Oklahoma, OK; obituary;
                               buried Oakwood Cemetery, Edmond, Oklahoma, OK; tombstone photo;
                               census records for Virginia;  
                               married Don David Martin
                                          (born 02 Feb 1931 Prague, Lincoln, OK;
                                          died 24 Sep 2013 Oklahoma Co, OK; obituary;
                                          buried Oakwood Cemetery, Edmond, Oklahoma, OK; tombstone photo;
                                          U.S. Air Force - Korea;
                                          son of Hugo Franklin Martin (16 Oct 1903-23 Feb 1989) and Eunice Evelyn Newton (13 Aug 1905-25 Feb 1992);
                                          Hugo and Eunice married 08 Jan 1923;

                                          Hugo and Eunice buried Prague Cemetery, Prague, Lincoln, OK; tombstone photo);
                              children:
                                   1) Carolyn Martin - living?; married Richard Kelley (living?);
                                               children:
                                                    1) Andrew Kelley - living?; married?; children?
                                   2) Tim Martin - living?;
                                               Tim married (1) Patti Wegner (living?);
                                               children:
                                                    1) Payton Kelley - living?; married?; children?
                                                    2) Thaddaeus Don Martin - born 19 Aug 1985 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, OK;
                                                               died 19 May 2007; obituary;
                                                               buried Oakwood Cemetery, Edmond, Oklahoma, OK; tombstone photo;
                                                               married?; children?
                                                    3) Ashley Kelley - living?; married Brad Mauldin (living?); children? 
                                               Tim married (2) Crystal ____ (living?);
                                               children?
                   4) Margaret Wiggins - living?; census records for Margaret;  
                             
married ____ Hutton (living?); children? 
                   3) Fred Jr Wiggins - living?; census records for Fred;
                             
married Ruby ____ (living?); children? 
                   6) Jerry Louise Wiggins - living?;
                              Jerry married (1) ____ Harber (living?); children? 
                              Jerry married (2) ____ Curley (living?); children? 
       2) George Thomas Nail - born 11 Nov 1905 possibly Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, OK;
               died 20 Feb 2002 possibly Tecumseh, Pottawatomie, OK; death notice
               buried Wanette Cemetery, Wanette, Pottawatomie, OK; tombstone photo;  
               photos including George; news article regarding George;
               Social Security record; census records for George;  
               married Bessie Juanita Wallace on 31 Jan 1925 Pottawatomie Co, OK 
                           (born 19 Oct 1911 TX; 
                           died 23 Feb 1993 - no obituary found in OK City newspaper;  
                           buried Wanette Cemetery, Wanette, Pottawatomie, OK; tombstone photo)
                           daughter of Aubrey H Wallace and Delia);
               marriage record for George and Bessie;  
               children: 
                   1) Geneva F Nail - living?; census records for Geneva;
                            married Cecil S Franklin on 10 Apr 1946 Washington Co, AR (living?);
                            marriage record for Geneva and Cecil 
                            children?
                   2) James William Nail - born 15 Dec 1929 Byars, McClain, OK or Wanette, Pottawatomie, OK -
                            discrepancy in records
                            died 24 May 2005; obituary;
                            buried Wanette Cemetery, Wanette, Pottawatomie, OK; tombstone photo;
                            U.S. Army - Korea; census records for JamesSocial Security record
                            James married (1) Ivaleen Barkley (born 07 Jun 1933; 
                                         died 11 Apr 1950 - no obituary found in OK City newspaper
                                         buried Wanette Cemetery, Wanette, Pottawatomie, OK; tombstone photo
                                         likely daughter of Roy J Barkley (born c. 1904 TX) and Iva A ____ (born c. 1910 AR));
                            children?
                            James married (2) Billie Ann Sweatt on 30 Apr 1953
                                        (born 01 Feb 1935 Konawa, Seminole, OK;
                                        died 30 Nov 2011 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, OK; obituary;
                                        buried Wanette Cemetery, Wanette, Pottawatomie, OK; tombstone photo;
                                        daughter of Andrew Sweatt and Martha Cowger)
                            children: 
                               1) Judy Nail - living?; married Michael Davis (living?)
                                      children: 
                                          1) Jaime Davis - living?; married?; 
                                                  children: 
                                                       1) Jordan Davis - living?; married?; children?
                               2) Jimmy Nail - living?; married Evelyn ____ (living?); children? 
                               3) Jerry Nail - living?; married Terri ____ (living?); children?   
                   3) Eugene Lamar Nail - born 24 Jun 1932 Wanette, Pottawatomie, OK; 
                             died 02 Jun 2009 Norman, Cleveland, OK; obituary
                             buried Wanette Cemetery, Wanette, Pottawatomie, OK; tombstone photo
                             U.S. Army - Korea; census records for Eugene;  
                             married Pauline Bentley on 13 Nov 1952 Pottawatomie Co, OK 
                                       (living?)
                             children: 
                                 1) Ronny Nail - living?; married Peggy ____ (living?); children? 
                                 2) Tim Nail - living?; married Deana ____ (living?); children? 
                                 3) Lynette Nail - living?; married Jesse Payne (living?); children? 
                   4) Clayton Ray Nail - born 22 Feb 1935 Byars, McClain, OK; 
                           died 08 May 2005 Shawnee, Pottawatomie, OK; obituary;
                           buried Wanette Cemetery, Wanette, Pottawatomie, OK; tombstone photo;
                           Social Security record; census records for Clinton;  
                           married Edith June Horner on 11 Dec 1953 Tecumseh, Pottawatomie, OK 
                                       (living?)
                           children: 
                              1) Lorna Nail - living?; married Glen Wingo (living?); children?  
                              2) Thomas R Nail - living?; married Terri ____ (living?); children? 
                              3) Christopher C Nail - living?; married Mary ____ (living?); children? 
                              4) C Wyman Nail - living?; married Jennie ____ (living?); children?  
                   5) Glen Dale Nail - living?; census records for Glen; 
                              Glen married (1) Bessie Bentley on 21 Apr 1958 Pottawatomie Co, OK 
                                       (living?); children? 
                              Glen married (2) Helen ____ (living?); children? 
       3) Laura Mamie Nail - born 22 Feb 1907 Wanette, Pottawatomie, OK; 
               died 03 Nov 1996; obituary
               buried Lilac Hills Cemetery, Moore, Cleveland, OK; tombstone photo
               census records for Laura; Social Security record;  
               married Leslie Loyd Thompson on 02 Nov 1924 Pottawatomie Co, OK 
                          (born 01 Jun 1902; 
                          died Sep 1974 possibly Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, OK; death notice;
                          buried Lilac Hills Cemetery, Moore, Cleveland, OK; tombstone photo
                          we are unable to determine Leslie's parents);
               children: 
                   1) Donald Lloyd Thompson - born 22 Nov 1925 Pottawatomie Co, OK; 
                            died 28 Nov 1984; 
                            buried Lilac Hills Cemetery, Moore, Cleveland, OK; tombstone photo
                            Social Security record; census records for Donald;  
                            married Nellie Faye Rhodes in 1950 Kanawha Co, WV
                                      (born 28 Nov 1929 Clio, Roane, WV; 
                                      died 22 Oct 2001; 
                                      buried Lilac Hills Cemetery, Moore, Cleveland, OK; tombstone photo
                                      Social Security record;  
                                      daughter of Otto M Rhodes (04 Jan 1900-02 Apr 1977; buried
                                      Payne Cemetery, Clio, Roane, WV; tombstone photo)
and Gertie R Jett (born 13 Nov 1909);         
                                      Nellie married (2) ____ Hubbard by Feb 1990);
                            marriage record for Donald and Nellie 
                            children?
                   2) Joy Alice Thompson - born 27 Mar 1927 Tecumseh, Pottawatomie, OK;
                             died 14 Dec 2011; obituary - includes photo;
                             buried Lilac Hills Cemetery. Moore, Cleveland, OK; tombstone photo;
                             census records for Joy;  
                             married Cecil Clifford Lowder on 06 Sep 1948 Montgomery Co, AR
                                         (born 12 Sep 1923 Keota, Haskell, OK;
                                         died 11 Dec 1988 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, OK; obituary;  
                                         buried Lilac Hills Cemetery. Moore, Cleveland, OK; tombstone photo;
                                         U.S. Army - WWII; enlistment record;
                                         son of Leon Lowder);
                             marriage record for Joy and Cecil;                                     
                             children:  
                                  1) Jerre Lowder - living?; married Kathy ____ (living?);
                                               children:
                                                    1) Cameron Wilkins Lowder - living?; married?; children?
                                  2) Joyce
Ann Lowder - living?; married ____ Green (living?);
                                               children:
                                                    1) Sand
ra Green - living?; married?; children?
                                  3)
Janice Lynne Lowder - living?; married David Davis (living?)
                                               children:
                                                    1) Christina Davis - living?; married?; children?
                                                    2) Leslie Davis - living?; married?; children
?
                   3) Marion Zane "Rink" Thompson - born 25 Oct 1928 St Louis, Pottawatomie, OK; 
                            died 02 Jun 2000 possibly Tecumseh, Pottawatomie, OK; obituary;
                            buried Wanette Cemetery, Wanette, Pottawatomie, OK; tombstone photo;
                            U.S. Navy - WWII;  
                            Social Security record; census records for Marion;  
                        
    Marion married (1) Jacqueline V ____
                                      (
born 27 Apr 1931;
                                      died 03 Jul 2004;
                                      buried Wanette Cemetery, Wanette, Pottawatomie, OK; tombstone photo)
                            children:
                                1)
Nancy Thompson - living?; married?; children?
                                2)
Charlotte Thompson - living?; married?; children?
                                3)
Darla Thompson - living?; married?; children?
                                4)
Jack Thompson - living?; married?; children?
                            Marion married (2) Pam Long on 20 Jul 1981 Asher, Pottawatomie, OK (living?)
                            children?

                   4) Monta C Thompson - living?; married ____ Bradshaw (living?); children?  
                   5) Olen Odell Thompson - living?; married?; children? 
       4) Stella Nail - born 1909 OK;
              
died 1910;
               buried Egypt Cemetery, Ada, Pontotoc, OK;
               census records for Stella
       5) Auda Frank Nail - born 22 May 1911 Pottawatomie Co, OK;     
               died 06 Mar 1999 Noble, Cleveland, OK; obituary; cause of death: lung cancer; 
               buried Canadian Valley Cemetery, Calumet, Canadian, OK; tombstone photo
               photos including Audaearly driver's license belonging to Auda; census records for Auda;  
               married Oneida "Marie" Nicholson on 17 Dec 1932 El Reno, Canadian, OK 
                          (born 09 Jul 1912 Floral, Independence, ARphotos including Marie
                          died 01 Feb 1992 El Reno, Canadian, OK; obituary; cause of death: stroke; 
                          buried Canadian Valley Cemetery, Calumet, Canadian, OK; tombstone photo;
                          daughter of Eppie Dexter Nicholson (13 Mar 1889 AR-05 May 1962 Tulare Co, CA) and 
                          Ethel Agnes Graham (08 Feb 1891 AR-02 May 1967 Tulare Co, CA));
               marriage record for Auda and Marie
               children: 
                   1) Herbert Lee Nail - living?; 
                             U.S. Army;
                             married Margaret Roylan Frederick on 22 Dec 1957 El Reno, Canadian, OK  
                                   (born 21 Jul 1938 El Reno, Canadian, OK; 
                                   died 19 Sep 2009 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, OK; obituary - includes photo;
                                   buried Canadian Valley Cemetery, Calumet, Canadian, OK; tombstone photo (funeral home marker);
                                   daughter of Roy Frederick and Edna Noblet);  
                             children: 
                                 1) Nanette LaJean Nail - living?; 
                                           married Johnny LeBleu (living?); children?
                   2) Ramona Alice Nail - born 13 Oct 1933 Geary, Blaine, OK;
                             died 29 Sep 2014 Norman, Cleveland, OK; obituary/funeral leaflet;
                             body donated to research at the University of Oklahoma;
                             married Sam McMahan on 24 Nov 1956 (living?);
                             children:
                                  1) Rdell McMahan - living?; married?; children?
                                  2) Mitchell McMahan - living?; married?; children?

                   3) Betty Agnes Nail - living?; married Harold McMahan (living?); children?
                   4) Barbara Ann Nail - living?; married ____ Rubin (livi
ng?); children?
       6) James Troy Nail - born 21 Feb 1914 Chisholm, Garfield, OK; photos including James;
               died 26 May 1991; obituary
               buried Wanette Cemetery, Wanette, Pottawatomie, OK; tombstone photo
               census records for James 
               married Ruby Lee Bryant on 03 Jun 1933 El Reno, Canadian, OK; 
                            (born 16 Apr 1914 possibly AR; 
                            died 08 Oct 1987 possibly Yukon, Canadian, OK; obituary
                            buried Wanette Cemetery, Wanette, Pottawatomie, OK; tombstone photo;
                            possibly daughter of Bennie Bryant (born c. 1890 AR) and Dora ____ (born c. 1890 AR));
               marriage record for James and Ruby;

               children: 
                   1) Doyle Owen Nail - born 08 Sep 1935 OK;
                              died 02 Aug 2012; obituary; cause of death: related to leukemia;
                              buried Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, OK; tombstone photo;
                              census records for Doyle;  
                              married Shirley Joann ____ (living?);
                              children:
                                 1) Paula Sue Nail - living?; married Kenny ____ (living?);
                                           children: 
                                                1) Michelle ____ - living?; married?; children?
                   2) Virginia Lee Nail - living?; census records for Virginia;  
                               married David Golden (living?);
                               children?
                   3) Johnnie Nail - married Luan ____ (living?); children?   
       7) Vera Frances Nail - born 15 Feb 1917 OK;
               died 05 Jan 1982 Amarillo, Potter, TX;        
               death certificate; cause of death: cardiac arrest;  
               census records for Vera;     
               Vera married (1) Leonard M Cox on 19 Aug 1933 El Reno, Canadian, OK
                            (born 08 May 1904 Gracemont, OK; photo of Leonard;

                            died 11 Jul 1969;
                            buried Gracemont Cemtery, Gracemont, Caddo, OK; tombstone photo
                            son of Charles David Cox and Myrtle Susin Wheeler)
               marriage record for Vera and Leonard;
               divorced by 1940;
               no children;
               Vera married (2) ____ Orndorf c. 1945 (born (___); died (___))
               divorced c. 1946; 
               children: 
                   1) Jean Ray "Jeannie" Orndorf - living?; married?; children? 
               Vera married (3) Vader "Punk" Ferguson c. 1947 in Watonga, Blaine, OK 
                             (born 05 Jan 1922;
                             died 15 Apr 1984 Amarillo, Potter, TX;
                             son of James Calvin Ferguson (c. 1889 NC-1962 OK) and
                             Mary Ethel Feagins (c. 1898 KS-1979 OK));
                   2) Fred Ferguson - living?; married?; children? 
       8) Raymond Nail - born 26 Jul 1918 Wanette, Pottawatomie, OK;
               died 28 Dec 1978 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, OK; obituary; funeral card
             
 buried Hinton Cemetery, Hinton, Caddo, OK; tombstone photo;
               census records for Raymond; Social Security record 
               married Maxine Hillburn on 10 Aug 1936 El Reno, Canadian, OK
                          (living?; Maxine married (2) Vernon Lee Funk);  
               marriage record for Raymond and Maxine;
               children: 
                   1) Billy Ray Nail - living?; married?; 
                          children: 
                              1) Alicia Nail - living?; married?; children? 
                              2) Brenda Nail - living?; married?; children? 
                              3) Maria Nail - living?; married?; children? 
                              4) Michael Nail - living?; married?; children? 

                   2) Betty Ann Nail - living?; 
                          married Richard Lee "Dick" Ramming on 29 Dec 1962 
                                        (born 22 Nov 1942 Hinton, Caddo, OK; 
                                        died 15 May 2003 Hinton, Caddo, OK
funeral card; obituary;
                                        buried Sacred Heart Cemetery, Hinton, Caddo, OK; tombstone photo
                                        Social Security record)
                          children: 
                              1) Angela Lee Ramming - born 06 Jun 1965;
                                      died 23 Jul 1965; 
                                      buried Sacred Heart Cemetery, Hinton, Caddo, OK;  tombstone photo 
                              2) Richard Paul Ramming - born 29 Sep 1967; 
                                      died 03 Apr 1968 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, OK; 
                                      buried Sacred Heart Cemetery, Hinton, Caddo, OK; tombstone photo                     
                              3) Christopher Ray Ramming - living?;
                                      married Christine Humphries (living?)
                                      divorced;

                                      children:
                                           1) Patton Alexander Ramming - living?; married?; children? 
                                           2) Jarett Lee Ramming - living?; married?; children? 
                              4) John Waylon Ramming - living?;
                                      married Stacey Bush (living?)
                                      divorced;

                                      children:
                                           1) Hope Ramming - living?; married?; children?   
                              5) Daniel Montage Ramming - living?;
                                      married Greg Bingham (living?); no children
                              6) Jason Matthew Ramming - living?;
                                      married Robin Dawn Wheeler (living?)
                                      divorced;

                                      children:
                                           1) Catherine "Katie" Ramming - living?; married?; children? 
                                           2) Angela Ramming - living?; married?; children? 
                   3) Ronald Jay Nail - living?; married Judy ____ (living?);
                             children:   
                                  1) Ronda Nail - living?; married?; children? 
                                  2) Jennifer Nail - living?; married?; children? 
                   4) Mary Sue "Susie" Nail - living?;
                             married Jim Elmenhorst c. late 1960s (living?);
                             children:
                                  1) Kimberly Elmenhorst - living?; married?; children? 
                                  2) Sandra Elmenhorst - living?; married?; children? 
                                  3) Susan Elmenhorst - living?; married?; children? 

       9) Charles Harold "Snow" Nail - born 09 May 1920 Wanette, Pottawatomie, OK; photos including "Snow";
               died 08 Jul 1995 Yukon, Canadian, OK
obituary;
               buried El Reno Cemetery, El Reno, Canadian, OK; tombstone photo;
              
U.S. Army - WWII; news article regarding Charles's service - includes photo;
               census records for Charles;
 
               married Lucil
le Lillian King on 07 Jun 1942 Clinton, Custer, OK (living?);  
               marriage record for Charles and Lucille; news article regarding Charles and Lucille;
               children: 
                   1) Charlotte Ann Nail - living?; 
                           married LeRoy Corn c. 1959 (living?);
                           children:
                               1) Tony Corn - living?; married?; children?
                   2) Gary Lee Nail - living?; 
                           married Sheila ____ (living?);
                           children:
                               1) Bryan Nail - living?; married?; children?
                               2) Sharla Nail - living?; married Charles Smith
(living?);
                                         children:
                                             1) Dalton Smith - living?; married?; children?
     10) Ethel Marie Nail - born 24 Jul c. 1922 OK; photos including Ethel;
               died 26 Jun 2014 possibly Fresno Co, CA; no published obituary;
               census records for Ethel 
               married
David Paul Thomason on 01 Nov 1941 Weatherford, Custer, OK
                           (born
17 Aug 1921 OK or Charleston, Harper, OK; photo including Paul
                         
 died 13 Apr 2002 likely near Sanger, Fresno, CA; death notice;  
                           b
uried Sanger Cemetery, Sanger, Fresno, CA; tombstone photo;  
                           Social Security record;  
                          
son of Marion Thomason (30 Dec 1898-30 Nov 1979) and Esther Weaver (26 Aug 1902-29 Mar 1974);
                           Marion and Esther buried Tecumseh Cemetery, Tecumseh, Pottawatomie, O
K
);  
               marriage record for Ethel and Paul;
               children: 
                   1) Barbara Ann Thomason - living?; married?; children?
     11) Edna Nail - living?; census records for Edna;  
                Edna married (1) ____ Palmer (living?);
                children?
                Edna married (2) ____ Sheriod or Sheifred
(living?);
                children?
     12) Alice C Nail - born 04 Jun 1926; 
               died 28 Jun 1929 - no obituary found in OK City newspaper;
               buried Wanette Cemetery, Wanette, Pottawatomie, OK;
 tombstone photo