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Willis Warren Stephens
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Birth: Jan. 3, 1889
Missouri, USA
Death: Dec. 16, 1954
Joplin
Jasper County
Missouri, USA


Willis Warren Stephens
03 January 1889 ~ 16 December 1954

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Willis Warren Stephens

Born: Joplin, MO
Died: Freeman Hospital; Joplin Jasper Co., MO
Length of stay: 2 weeks

Father: William J. Stephens
Mother's Maiden name: Eliza Joiner
Wife: Josephine Belle Stephens

Informant: Mrs. Josephine Stephens

Missouri Death Certificates, 1910 1962

Name Date of Death County City Certificate Number

Willis W. [Warren] Stephens December _[16], 1954 Jasper Joplin 41441 view image pdf file

www.sos.mo.gov/images/archives/deathcerts/1954/1954_00041441.PDF

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Husband of: Josephine Belle Jones Stephens:

Josephine Stephens

United States Social Security Death Index

Given Name: Josephine
Middle Name:
Surname: Stephens

Birth Date: 2 March 1894
Event Date: July 1978
Age: 84

Social Security Number: DELETED
State: Missouri
Last Place of Residence: Jasper, Missouri
Previous Residence Postal Code: 64801

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http://preview.tinyurl.com/ny9pgy9

Willis Warren Stephens

United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918

Name: Willis Warren Stephens
Event Type: Draft Registration
Event Date: 1917-1918
Event Place: Jasper County no 2, Missouri
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 03 Jan 1889
Age: 28
Birthplace: Jasper, Missouri
Nationality: United States
Occupation: Farmer
Dependents: Wife & 2 Children

He is Tall; Heavy; Blue eyes; Light hair; Not bald;
Wants exemption from draft because of Piles.

Affiliate Publication Title: World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards
Affiliate Publication Number: M1509
GS Film number: 1683223
Digital Folder Number: 005151855
Image Number: 05304

Citing this Record

"United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K3R6-1MS : accessed 22 Dec 2013), Willis Warren Stephens, 1917-1918; citing Jasper County no 2, Missouri, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1509, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d); FHL microfilm 1683223.

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http://preview.tinyurl.com/meed2zy

Willis W Stephens

Head

United States Census, 1940

Name: Willis W Stephens
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1940
Event Place: Galena Township, Jasper, Jasper, Missouri
Gender: Male
Age: 51
Marital Status: Married
Race (Original): White
Race: White
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Birthplace: Missouri
Birth Year (Estimated): 1889
Last Place of Residence: Joplin, Jasper, Missouri

District: 49-28
Family Number: 192
Sheet Number and Letter: 10A
Line Number: 10

Affiliate Publication Number: T627
Affiliate Film Number: 2117
Digital Folder Number: 005460052
Image Number: 01068

Household Gender Age Birthplace

10. Head Willis W Stephens M 51 1889 Missouri Last Place of Residence: Joplin, Jasper, Missouri
11. Wife Josephine B Stephens F 46 1894 Kansas Last Place of Residence: Joplin, Jasper, Missouri
12. Son Rickard Stephens M 16 1924 Missouri Last Place of Residence: Joplin, Jasper, Missouri
13. Daughter Bertie Bell Stephens F 12 1928 Missouri Last Place of Residence: Joplin, Jasper, Missouri
14. Son Roy B Stephens M 8 1932 Missouri Last Place of Residence: Joplin, Jasper, Missouri

Citing this Record

"United States Census, 1940," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K7QR-HPP : accessed 22 Dec 2013), Willis W Stephens, Galena Township, Jasper, Jasper, Missouri, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 49-28, sheet 10A, family 192, NARA digital publication of T627, roll 2117.

Note: His parents are above him:

8. Wm J Stephens 76
9. Eliza C. Stephens 73

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Willis W Stephens

Head

United States Census, 1930

Name: Willis W Stephens
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1930
Event Place: Galena, Jasper, Missouri, United States
District: 0023
Gender: Male
Age: 40
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Race (Original): White
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head
Birth Year (Estimated): 1890
Birthplace: Missouri
Immigration Year:
Father's Birthplace: Missouri
Mother's Birthplace: Missouri
Sheet Number and Letter: 8B
Household ID: 209
Line Number: 52

Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: T626
Affiliate Film Number: 1205
GS Film number: 2340940
Digital Folder Number: 004660797
Image Number: 00749

Household Gender Age Birthplace

52. Head Willis W Stephens M 40 1890 Missouri Parent's Birthplace: Missouri
53. Wife Josephine B Stephens F 36 1894 Missouri Parent's Birthplace: Missouri
54. Son Willis W Stephens M 16 1914 Missouri
55. Daughter Billie A Stephens F 8 1922 Missouri
56. Son Joseph R Stephens M 6 1924 Missouri
57. Daughter Birdie B Stephens F 0 1930 Missouri

Citing this Record

"United States Census, 1930," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XHFV-JVC: accessed 22 Dec 2013), Willis W Stephens, Galena, Jasper, Missouri, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 0023, sheet, family 209, NARA microfilm publication.

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Willis W Stephens

Head

United States Census, 1920

Name: Willis W Stephens
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1920
Event Place: Galena, Jasper, Missouri, United States
District: 41
Gender: Male
Age: 31
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Race (Original): White
Can Read: Yes
Can Write: Yes
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head
Own or Rent: Own
Birth Year (Estimated): 1889
Birthplace: Missouri
Immigration Year:
Father's Birthplace: Missouri
Mother's Birthplace: Missouri

Sheet Number and Letter: 9B
Household ID: 192
Line Number: 57

Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: T625
GS Film number: 1820921
Digital Folder Number: 004312408
Image Number: 00800

Household Gender Age Birthplace

57. Head Willis W Stephens M 31 1889 Missouri Parent's Birthplace: Missouri
58. Wife Belle J Stephens F 25 1895 Missouri Parent's Birthplace: Missouri
59. Son Willis W Stephens M 6 1914 Missouri
60. Son William T Stephens M 3 1917 Missouri

Citing this Record

"United States Census, 1920," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M8HQ-XSL: accessed 22 Dec 2013), Willis W Stephens, Galena, Jasper, Missouri, United States; citing sheet, family 192, NARA microfilm publication T625, FHL microfilm 1820921.

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Warren W Stephens

Son

United States Census, 1910

Name: Warren W Stephens
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1910
Event Place: Central, Jasper, Missouri
District: 34
Gender: Male
Age: 21
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Race (Original): White
Relationship to Head of Household: Son
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Son
Birth Year (Estimated): 1889
Birthplace: Missouri
Immigration Year:
Father's Birthplace: Missouri
Mother's Birthplace: Missouri

Sheet Number and Letter: 7B
Household ID: 17
Line Number:
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: M1283
GS Film number: 1374804
Digital Folder Number: 004330738
Image Number: 00159

Household Gender Age Birthplace

Head William J Stephens M 45 1865 Missouri Father's Birthplace: Tennessee Mother's Birthplace: Missouri
Wife Eliza C Stephens F 43 1867 Missouri Father's Birthplace: North Carolina Mother's Birthplace: Kentucky
Son Warren W Stephens M 21 1889 Missouri
Mother-in-law Nancy S Joiner F 72 1838 Widowed Kentucky Parent's Birthplace: Kentucky

Citing this Record

"United States Census, 1910," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M2YL-9FS : accessed 22 Dec 2013), Warren W Stephens in household of William J Stephens, Central, Jasper, Missouri, United States; citing sheet , family 17, NARA microfilm publication T624, FHL microfilm 1374804.

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http://preview.tinyurl.com/lmhjqya

Willis W Stephens

Son

United States Census, 1900/ June 21st

Name: Willis W Stephens
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1900
Event Place: Galena Township (west of city & south of Turkey Creek excl. Joplin city), Jasper, Missouri
District: 31
Gender: Male
Age: 11
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Race (Original): W
Relationship to Head of Household: Son
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Son
Number of Living Children:
Years Married:
Birth Date: Jan 1889
Birthplace: Missouri
Marriage Year (Estimated):
Immigration Year:
Father's Birthplace: Missouri
Mother's Birthplace: Missouri
Mother of how many children:

Sheet Number and Letter: 24B
Household ID: 531
Line Number: 88

Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: T623
GS Film Number: 1240865
Digital Folder Number: 004118793
Image Number: 00362

Household Gender Age Birthplace

86. Head William Stephens M 36 Apr 1864 Married 12 Yr (Est: 1888) Missouri Father's Birthplace: Tennessee Mother's Birthplace: Missouri Farmer Rent Farm #20
87. Wife Eliza C Stephens F 33 Feb 1867 Mother of how many children: 1 Number of Living Children: 1 Missouri Father's Birthplace: North Carolina Mother's Birthplace: Kentucky
88. Son Willis W Stephens M 11 Jan 1889 Missouri
89. Mother-in-law Nancy S Joiner F 63 Jan 1837 Widowed Mother of how many children: 2 Number of Living Children: 2 Kentucky Parent's Birthplace: Kentucky
90. Sister-in-law Stella Joiner F 23 Nov 1877 Single Missouri Father's Birthplace: North Carolina Mother's Birthplace: Kentucky Teacher
91. Boarder Clarence Drummiller M 50 Jan 1850 Single Virginia Parent's Birthplace: Virginia Farm Laborer
92. Boarder Kennedy Brooks M 45 Oct 1855 Single Missouri [Mississippi] Parent's Birthplace: Ohio Teacher

Citing this Record

"United States Census, 1900," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M3ZW-8Z5: accessed 22 Dec 2013), Willis W Stephens in household of William Stephens, Galena Township (west of city & south of Turkey Creek excl. Joplin city), Jasper, Missouri, United States; citing sheet, family 531, NARA microfilm publication T623, FHL microfilm 1240865.

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Family links: 
 Parents:
  William James Stephens (1864 - 1951)
  Eliza C Joiner Stephens (1867 - 1951)
 
 Spouse:
  Josephine Belle Stephens (1894 - 1978)
 
 Children:
  Billie Ann Stephens Stephenson (1921 - 1994)*
  Birdie Belle Stephens Rubison (1929 - 1997)*
  Roy Burton Stephens (1932 - 2013)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Hope Cemetery
Webb City
Jasper County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: Orlena
Originally Created by: Jody
Record added: Nov 08, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9774699
Willis Warren Stephens
Added by: Jody
 
Willis Warren Stephens
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Added by: Tammi
 
 
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- Barb J "John 3:16"
 Added: Sep. 19, 2005
 
 
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