Mixsonian

5800 MATILDA JANE SNELLGROVE

(Refer to Julia Sophia Mixson #33)

 

Matilda Jane Snellgrove, dau. of William J. and Julia Sophia Mixson Snellgrove, was b. in Coffee County, Alabama, May 20, 1872, d. August 30, 1938 at Ham Ridge, Dale County, Alabama. On July 3, 1890 she m. Jeff Columbus Head, farmer - b. Jan. 21, 1868, d. April 7, 1920 at Haw Ridge, Dale County, Alabama. The family was Baptist, both he and wife were bur. at Ebenezer Baptist Church Cemetery. Mr. Head was the son of Thomas W. Head (b. Sept. 30, 1824, d. Nov. 10, 1872) and his wife, Mary Sophia Head, (b. ____, d, Mar. 18, 1879).  Both bur. Ebenezer Cemetery, Dale County, AL.

Census:

1900 Clintonville, Coffee, AL, age 35, wife Matilda-30, children: Jim-10, Chester-8, Agnis-6, Luther-4, Lula-2mo

1910 Westville, Dale, AL, age 43, wife Matilda J-38, children: James T-18, William C-16, Alva A-14, Lutha F-12, Albert L-8, Alton F-6, Charles-4, Ruby-2, no name-2mo

1920 Westville, Dale, AL, age 51, wife Matilda J-47, Alton F-15, Charlie-12, Ruby Jane-11, Carson D-9, Roy L-5, Ruby Loo-1

1930 Ozark, Dale, AL, widow Mitilda-58, children: Robbie-12

Children (all b. at Haw Ridge, Dale County, AL):

11973 James Thomas Head - b. Jul. 30, 1891,, d. Apr 17, 1964, m. Dec 28, 1912, Bonnie Comer Heath, b. Nov 12, 1891, d. Jul 5, 1965.  Both bur. Woodlawn Memorial Gardens, Ozark, Dale County , AL. hildren:

11984 Cecil Head

11985 Dorris Head

11974 William Chester Head - b. Sept. 9, 1893, d. Feb. 17, 1964, m. Dec. 25, 1915, Bonnie Lou Curenton, b. Aug 29, 1899, d. Mar. 1977,  Their home was at Ozark where Mr. Head was on the City Police Force for a number of years. Both bur. Woodlawn Memorial Gardens, Ozark, Dale County , AL.  Children:

11986 Willie Chester Head, Jr. – b. May 30, 1917, d. Dec 12, 1996

11987 Curt Head – b. abt 1921

11988 Jeannett Head – b. abt 1923

11989 Barbara Lou Head – b. abt 1927

11990 Frank Head

11975 Agnes Alva Head - b. May 7, 1895, d. August 1930, m. Jan. 12, 1911, Grover Curenton, b. 1889, d. 1946  Children:

11991 Mary Boncile Curenton – Aug 4, 1913, d. Oct 16, 1959, m. Alfred Norris

11992 James W. Curenton – b. Jan 1917, d. Apr 2, 1960

11993 Borden Curenton

11976 Luther F. Head - b. May 30, 1897, m. Eva Snellgrove, b. 1890, d. 1974. Both bur. Woodlawn Memorial Gardens, Ozark, Dale County , AL. Their home is at Ozark, where following children were born:

11994 Jean Head

11977 Albert L. Head - b. Nov. 15, 1901, d. Nov 22, 1972, m. EarTa Powell. Their home is at Long Beach, Cal. Children:

11995 Sarah Nell Head

11978 Alton Frank Head - b. Feb. 1, 1904, d. Apr 19, 1990, m. Oct. 4, 1925 at Ozark, Alabama, Flora Byrd, b. July 6, 1907 in Dale County, d. 1990, dau. of J. Winston and Lelia Armor Byrd. Their home is in Ozark and they are Baptist, with membership in Ozark Baptist Church. Mr. Head is now retired, but served Dale County as Tax Assessor from 1953 to 1963, and Judge or Probate from Jan. 1963 to Jan. 1969.  .  Both bur. Woodlawn Memorial Gardens, Ozark, Dale County , AL.  They had no Children.

11979 Charlie Head - b. April 23, 1906, d. 1973, Both bur. Woodlawn Memorial Gardens, Ozark, Dale County , AL, m. Nela Harper and their home is in Akron, Ohio.  No children.

11980 Ruby Head - b. Mar. 18, 1908, d. 1983, m. Herman Martin, b. 1907, d. 1987.  Both bur. Evergreen Memorial Gardens, Panama City, Bay County, FL. Children:

11996 Gwenn Martin

11997 Bobby Martin

11981 Carson "Punch" Head - b. Mar. 3, 1910, d. Feb 4, 1973, bur. Woodlawn Memorial Gardens, Ozark, Dale County , AL, m. Sallie Harper.  Children:

11998 Wilder Head

11999 Susie Head

19783 Elizabeth Head – b. Oct 12, 1912, d. Nov 2, 1912

11982 Roy Larue Head - b. Apr 25, 191, d. May 10, 1961, bur. Woodlawn Memorial Gardens, Ozark, Dale County , AL, Irene Christine McAvoy, they have a son, name and date of birth not given.

11983 Robbie Head - b. Apr. 30, 1918, d. 2008, m. (1) Ben Brock. Children:

12000 Bud Brock

12001 Julian Brock Irland Brock

She m. (2) Henry Cooper, b. 1910, d. 1987, bur. Pensacola Memorial Gardens, Pensacola, Escambia County, FL No children.


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