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Marriage: Children:
  1. Effie Maud Alston: Birth: 06 NOV 1877 in Chapel Hill, Sevier County, Arkansas. Death: 11 SEP 1965 in Vicksburg, Mississippi

  2. William Corder Alston: Birth: 24 SEP 1881 in Chapel Hill, Sevier County, Arkansas. Death: 07 MAR 1969 in Tulsa, OK

  3. Edley Roy Alston: Birth: 30 JUN 1884 in Chapel Hill, Sevier County, Arkansas. Death: 19 OCT 1971

  4. Herbert Clarence Alston: Birth: 05 DEC 1886 in Chapel Hill, Sevier County, Arkansas. Death: 24 MAR 1941

  5. Clyde Holmes Alston: Birth: 06 NOV 1891 in Chapel Hill, Sevier County, Arkansas. Death: 09 OCT 1892

  6. David Irl Alston: Birth: 09 SEP 1894 in Chapel Hill, Sevier County, Arkansas. Death: 09 OCT 1974


Sources
1. Title:   Web: Oklahoma, Find A Grave Index, 1800-2012
Author:   Ancestry.com
Publication:   Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;
2. Title:   1880 United States Federal Census
Page:   Year: 1880; Census Place: Monroe, Sevier, Arkansas; Roll: 57; Family History Film: 1254057; Page: 53A; Enumeration District: 268; Image: 0411
Author:   Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Publication:   Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;
3. Title:   Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957
Author:   Ancestry.com
Publication:   Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;
4. Title:   1920 United States Federal Census
Page:   Year: 1920; Census Place: Tuerner, McIntosh, Oklahoma; Roll: T625_1471; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 55; Image: 1134
Author:   Ancestry.com
Publication:   Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;
5. Title:   1900 United States Federal Census
Page:   Year: 1900; Census Place: Monroe, Sevier, Arkansas; Roll: 76; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 0151; FHL microfilm: 1240076
Author:   Ancestry.com
Publication:   Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;
6. Title:   U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
Author:   Ancestry.com
Publication:   Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;

Notes
a. Note:   From the Checotah Newspaper 5oth Anniversary
  Married Half Century
  On Friday, January 21, 1877, at what is now DeQueen, Arkansas, Mr.And Mrs. E. S. Alston were united in the holy bonds of wedlock and fornearly 40 years resided in that immediate vicinity.
 In 1917 they moved to Oklahoma, locating on a farm just west ofthis city where they continued to reside until about two years ago whenthey purchased the old Dr. Watkins property in the northwest part of thecity. During their residence here they have made a large circle ofclose friends, all of whom extend congratulations in the celebration oftheir half century of married life.
 Mr. And Mrs. Alston are the parents of five children, as follows:Mrs. Neal (Effie spelled it Neil) Callahan, of Vicksburg, Mississippi;E. R. Alston of Gillham, Arkansas; H. C. Alston of Hot Springs,Arkansas; Irl Alston of Cushing, Oklahoma; and W. C. Alston of thiscity. One other son (Clyde) died in infancy.
 Both Mr. And Mrs. Alston have enjoyed splendid health until a shorttime ago when the former underwent a serious operation.
 A family celebration was held at the home of Mr. And Mrs. W. C.Alston at which all the children together with Mrs. E. R. Alston andMrs. Irl Alston were present.
 Mr. And Mrs. Alston were the recipients of many letters and cardsof contratulations both from their many friends here and their old hometown - DeQueen.
  From Obituary
  Funeral services for E. S. Alston, 85 years old, a resident of checotahfor the past 20 years, who died at his home here last Saturday, wereheld at the First Methodist church at 2:30 o'clock Sunday afternoon.Burial at Greenlawn cemetery.
 Edley Stevenson Alston was born at Nolansville, Tenn, May i, 1853. Hemoved to Sevier county, Arkansas in 1872 where he married Annetta corderAlston on January 21, 1877. They resided at chapel Hill, Arkansas formore than 20 years.
  Moved to Sevier County, Arkansas from Obit
b. Note:   Edley Stephens Alston
 Found as loose note in Alstons of North and South Carolina
c. Note:   Johnson Co Found on loose note in The Alstons and Allstons of North &South Carolina
 Birth date as copied from "Grandfather Alston's Family Bible"
 No information on who made the copy
d. Note:   Loose sheet of paper in The Alston's of North & South CarolinaFound onFamily Record of Bell's says marriage on January 21, 1885
 Obituary says 21 January 1875



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