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Lucinda Emeline "Emma" Landers Berry
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Birth: Oct. 9, 1857
Alabama, USA
Death: Feb. 6, 1924
Bastrop County
Texas, USA

The 1850 Lawrence County, Alabama lists head of house Jacob Landers age 41; Elenor age 34; Abagail age 14; Narcassa age 12; Ann age 11; James age 08; Elizabeth age 06; Sarah age 02.

Lucinda Emma Landers a daughter of Jacob L. Landers and Elender McWilliams was born in October 1857 (taken from the Texas Death Certificate #3671).

The 1860 Northern Division, Courtland Post Office, Lawrence Alabama lists Lucinda age 01. Living in the household is head of household J. L. Landers age 51; Jack age 20; James age 18; Ellenor age 15; Sarah age 12; John nW. age 08; Jacob A. age 05. Note: the mother Elender is not lsted with this family on the 1860 census).

The 1870 Township 4, Range 1, Tuscumbia Post Office, Colbert, Alabama lists Lucinda age 11. Living in the household is head of household: Jacob Landers age 60; Elender age 55; John w. age 18; and Jacob age 16.

The 1880 Lawrence County Alabama census lists Emma age 21 born Alabama; living in the household is James Berry age 33; Ennis age 11 months; Coffee Reed age 10; and mother-in-law to head of house Elender Landers age 66 a widow.

The 1900 ED 8 Justice Precinct 4 (all north and east of railroad) Elgin township, Bastrop County, Texas census lists Emma Berry born October 1858 age 42 mother of ten (10) eight (8) living; listed as head of household: J. M . Berry born Oct 1841 age 59; Russell born September 1881 age 19 Alabama; Edgar born Feb 1884 age 16 Alabama; Claud born August 1886 age 14 Texas; Emma born July 1888 age 12 Texas; James born Aug 1892 age 08 Texas; Andy born July 1896 Texas; Lilly born May 1899 age 01 Texas and mother-in-law to head of house Ellender Landes born January 1814 age 86 Alabama.

The 1920 Bastrop County, Texas census lists Emma Berry age 61, living in household is daughter Lily age 20.

Confederate Pension Application is on file at the Texas State Library and Archives Commission of James Madison Berry file #20913 Scurry County, Texas dated 01 October 1916. Also on file is pension application # 36193 for Emma Berry husband to James Madison Berry file #20913.

Texas Death Certificate #3671 lists: Lucendy Emeline Berry born 09 October 1857, Alabama, father Jacob L. Landis; mother Elender McWilliams; place of death Elgin, Bastrop County, Texas; date of death 06 February 1924. Informant Mrs. Clyde Davis of Elgin, Texas.

Obituary information for this memorial was provided by Dorothy Edwards.

Mrs. Berry leaves six sons and one daughter; twenty-six grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Family links: 
  James Madison Berry (1841 - 1917)
  Ennis Nathaniel Berry (1879 - 1928)*
  Russell Berry (1881 - 1955)*
  Edgar Berry (1884 - 1961)*
  Claude Berry (1886 - 1966)*
  Emma Berry Logan (1888 - 1924)*
  James Roland Berry (1892 - 1932)*
  Andy Berry (1896 - 1966)*
  Lillie Berry Davis (1899 - 1989)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Headstone
Pleasant Grove Cemetery
Bastrop County
Texas, USA
Plot: D-11-07
Created by: Macy Myrick
Record added: Sep 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97307719
Lucinda Emeline Emma <i>Landers</i> Berry
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- Macy Myrick
 Added: Dec. 4, 2012

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