|Birth: ||Mar. 6, 1862|
|Death: ||May 6, 1939|
John was the son of Leroy R & Martha Ann [White] Alford, he was the grandson of Elias & Anne White, of Redwater Bowie County Texas. His Alford grand parents are thought to be Winfield & Eliza [Allison] Alford, though we currently have no proof they are...
He married Eizabeth Emily Russell, about 1884, had one known son, Alfred Chester Alford Sr, born 1885. He gave his parents 5 grand children all buried at this cemetery: Carrie Megason, Edna Brewer, Maggie Ratley, Alfred Jr, and Johnny Alford.
John's siblings were:
Mary Jane [Alford] Bonham, Sarah E Alford, Martha Susan [Alford] Lee-Bartlett, William P Alford, Ida L Alford.
John's mother's family, the White's arrived in Bowie County Texas in 1846, from Union County South Carolina.
His parents and grand parents are buried at the Creed Cemetery in Redwater Bowie County Texas, on lands formerly owned by his grand father, Elias White.
Leroy R Alford (1826 - 1899)
Martha Ann White Alford (1835 - 1903)
Elizabeth E. Russell Alford (1863 - 1934)
Alfred Chester Alford (1885 - 1970)*
Mary Jane Alford Bonham (1856 - 1935)*
Martha Susan Alford Lee Bartlett (1859 - 1932)*
John Lee Alford (1862 - 1939)
Read Hill Cemetery
Maintained by: Mike White
Originally Created by: Shane Spencer
Record added: Jul 24, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11416240