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Mettie Lee "Mett" Pickens
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Birth: Dec. 16, 1883
Yell County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Nov. 30, 1922
Chickalah
Yell County
Arkansas, USA

Metie is my daughters' Gr-Grand Uncle through his older brother Samuel "Sam" Kimbul Pickens (1877-1954).

The last of nine children born to Robert Andrew Sr and Mary E (Wilson) Pickens of Yell Co AR, Metie married Bertha Bell Baxter on 25 Jan 1911 in Yell Co AR.

Children with Bertha:
1) Wilma Pickens (1915-1933)
2) Mary Lou Pickens

1920 Census, Mountain Twp Yell Co AR:
"Name: Metie Pickens
Home in 1920: Mountain, Yell Co, Arkansas
Age: 34 yrs
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1886
Birthplace: AR
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's Name: Bertha
Father's Name: Robert Anderson (sic)
Father's Birth Place: MS
Mother's Birth Place: GA
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Household Members: Name, Age
Metie Pickens, 34 yrs
Bertha Pickens, 36 yrs
Wilma Pickens, 4 yrs
Robert Anderson (sic) Pickens, 72 yrs, father, Widowed"

Thank you so much to Vicki for the tombstone pictures. Birth date and name changed per his own information as completed on WWI Draft Registration.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert Andrew Pickens (1847 - 1925)
  Mary E Wilson Pickens (1845 - 1916)
 
 Spouse:
  Bertha Belle Baxter Pickens (1883 - 1958)*
 
 Children:
  Wilma Pickens (1915 - 1933)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Andrew Pickens (1865 - 1939)*
  Cass Bianca Pickens (1867 - 1952)*
  Samuel Kimbul Pickens (1877 - 1954)*
  James Edward Pickens (1879 - 1943)*
  John Thomas Pickens (1881 - 1910)*
  Mettie Lee Pickens (1883 - 1922)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mountain Springs Cemetery
Chickalah
Yell County
Arkansas, USA
 
Created by: Bonnie's Daughter
Record added: Feb 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65779429
Mettie Lee Mett Pickens
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Mettie Lee Mett Pickens
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Mettie Lee Mett Pickens
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