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Trying to find the parents of John Wilson Osborne

Question by drayo

John Wilson Osborne born about 1875 in South Carolina. He married Amanda Ard around 1923. He is on the 1910 census living in South Carolina. On the 1920 Census living in Bladen County North Carolina. Cannot find a 1930 census with his name or wife. His death certificate shows he died in Saint Pauls NC, Jan 25 1940. His wife is shown on there spelled Mander. It reads "unknown" for his mother and father. What can I do to find his mother and fathers names?

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on 2011-02-19 11:30:24

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by ngairedith on 2011-02-19 16:29:45

one Family Tree for the above mentioned John Samuel OSBORNE & Georgia Ann WEST has them marrying in Texas with their 10 children being born in Texas (1200 miles west of Carolina)
- however, Georgia's parents were from South Carolina

John Samuel OSBORNE, says he was born 15 Apr 1856 in Gillmer, Georgia and died 14 Sep 1910 in Glen Rose, Somerville, Texas. He was buried in Post Oak Cemetary near Glenn Rose, Texas.
He was the son of 8. Jeremiah Pinkney OSBORNE and 9. Nancy L. ELLSWORTH

- he married Georgia Ann WEST on 2 December 1877 in Bosque, Texas

Georgia Ann West was born 28 Jan 1854 in Talking Rock, Pickens, Georga (Now Blaine), and died 21 Oct 1946 in Glen Rose, Somerville, Texas. She was buried in Post Oak Cemetary near Glenn Rose, Texas. She was the daughter of 10. Eber WEST and Elizabeth RIPPY

their 10 children are listed as:

1. Nancy Elizabeth Osborne b: 29 Oct 1878 in Texas
2. Walter Scott Osborne b: 5 Oct 1880 in Texas
3. William Carroll Osborne b: 11 Oct 1882 in Texas
4. Susan R Osborne b: 30 Sep 1884 in Texas
5. Luellen Osborne b: 8 Sep 1886 in Texas
6. James Ronel Osborne b: 9 Nov 1889 in Texas
7. Florence Eunice Osborne b: 10 Sep 1893 in Texas
8. Jerry Eber Osborne b: 7 May 1897 in Texas
9. Benjamin Franklin Osborne b: 3 Mar 1888
10. Johnny Magnora Osborne b: 27 Dec 1891

this is only one tree, there are probably others

by drayo on 2011-02-19 18:47:42

Thanks you so much...I'm going to run with this and see what happens. It gives me a new motivation now, as I was stuck on this for over a year. Might I ask how this information was found? I'm new to this site but it seems a little different than

About the information, again thanks. Texas is a great distance from SC and NC but with Georgia having ties to SC, I agree it makes for a fairly strong possibility. And to think, I lived in Texas for 5 years...kinda funny.

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