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Bessie Lee Hortman Adair
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Birth: Feb. 11, 1893
Louisiana, USA
Death: Jul. 26, 1981
Shreveport
Caddo Parish
Louisiana, USA

BESSIE LEE HORTMAN ADAIR

Bessie Lee Hortman Adair was the daughter of William Henry Hortman 1852-1920 and Laura Ann Wilkerson 1860-1929.
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The 1900 Census of Black Lake Bayou, Bienville Parish, Louisiana shows the following:

William W (H) Hortman age 48 b. Louisiana
Laura A. Hortman age 36 b. Louisiana
Willis N. Hortman age 19 b. Louisiana
Lary E. Hortman age 16 b. Louisiana
Jesse H. Hortman age 11 b. Louisiana
*Bessie L. Hortman age 7 b. Louisiana
Esa E. Hortman age 2 b. Louisiana
Fany T. Wilkerson age 75 b. Georgia ( Mother-in-law)

Notice that the name Hortman is spelled Hartman in the census.
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The 1910 Census of Webster Parish, Louisiana shows the following:

William H. Hortman age 58 b. Louisiana
Laura H. Hortman age 49 b. Louisiana
Jesse H. Hortman age 20 b. Louisiana
*Bessie L. Hortman age 17 b. Louisiana
Essie E. Hortman age 12 b. Louisiana
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The 1930 Census of Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana shows the following:

C.W. Adair ((Charles Walker) age 52 b. Texas
*Bessie Adair age 37 b. Louisiana
Jesse Adair age 15 b. Louisiana
Jack Adair age 10 b. Louisiana
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The 1940 Census of Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana shows the following:

*Bessie Adair age 47 b. Louisiana (Widowed, head of the household)
Jack Adair age 19 b. Louisiana
Laverne Adair age 20 b. Louisiana (daughter-in-law)
Jacqueline Adair) b. Louisiana (granddaughter)

Charles Walker died in 1934 at the age of 57 in Caddo Parish, Louisiana. Charles was born to Thomas Adair and Nora Shambley in Texas.
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Compiled by: Virginia Wilson Bailey
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Henry Hortman (1852 - 1920)
  Laura Ann Wilkerson Hortman (1860 - 1929)
 
 Spouse:
  Charles Walker Adair (1878 - 1934)
 
 Children:
  Jesse Walker Adair (____ - 1986)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bistineau Cemetery
Heflin
Webster Parish
Louisiana, USA
Plot: B0456
 
Created by: Virginia Wilson Bailey
Record added: Mar 09, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 106413081
Bessie Lee <i>Hortman</i> Adair
Added by: Virginia Wilson Bailey
 
Bessie Lee <i>Hortman</i> Adair
Added by: Virginia Wilson Bailey
 
Bessie Lee <i>Hortman</i> Adair
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Rest In Peace!
- Virginia Wilson Bailey
 Added: Jun. 8, 2016

- Virginia Wilson Bailey
 Added: Mar. 9, 2013
 
 
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