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Arsana Irena Morris Floyd
Birth: Apr. 26, 1876
Death: Mar. 26, 1926
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA

** My Great-Grandmother on my Mother's side --
my Papa Floyd's Mama.


Daugh/of Chesley Fountain Morris 1840LA-1882b.Beaver,LA. & Martha Ward 1851MS-4/3/1892b.TX-SW of Corsicana,TX. Arsana wife of O.M. Floyd -Mother of Charles Arthur(b.here); Arthur Tom (b.LaurelLand)m.11/28/28 Viola H. Hogle (b.LL);Lannie(F)Moore 7/16/09-5/12/94(b.Kleberg)-m.'27Joseph G. Moore;Cora Lee(F)Sandling(b.Edgewood/Lancaster);m.1937-Albert J. Sandling 7/16/14-3/13/81(b.Edgewood/Lancaster).

Arsana was nearly a grown woman when she arrived in Texas from Louisiana. She had several brothers/sisters. They lived in Navarro County area -- Ward and Morris county lived - 10 miles SW of Corsicana along the extinct St Louis and SW Railroad line near the little town, now extint, called Jester Switch.

Siblings: Zebedee b.1879; Miranda b.1884; Delaney b.?; Lowzana b.? ---- It was said that Arsana & Zeb bought a lot of land close to Jester's Switch 50/50. But family could not locate docs @ courthouse.

My Papa Floyd always said that my Mother, Patricia M. Floyd (Dodd) looked just like his Mother, Arsana. His mother was known to be kind, and gentle and loved her flower garden. She died of influenza and TB at the Floyd Farm 2 miles north of Lancaster.

Short Story: Papa (Arthur) Floyd would tell how he was his Mama's favorite child -- so he would aggravate the sisters... he would bite himself on the leg and fall down and commence to bawling..Mama would come out on the porch and ask who did it? He would say either Lannie or Cora did it!! Mama would whup'em real good with a switch!!! He did it for pure meanness!!!In later years, the sisters called him "Brother" very affectionately!!! 
 
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 Spouse:
  Oscar Matlock Floyd (1868 - 1941)
 
 Children:
  Lil' Charles Arthur Floyd (1906 - 1913)*
  Arthur Tom Floyd (1907 - 1991)*
  Laney Floyd Gaylord (1909 - 1994)*
  Cora Lee Floyd Sandling (1914 - 1981)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Arsana Irene Morris Floyd

April 26, 1876 - March 26, 1926

Wife of Oscar Matlock Floyd

Daughter of Chesley F. and Martha Morris

 
Burial:
Floyd-Taylor Cemetery
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Plot: Next to Hus. Oscar Matlock
 
Created by: Diddy & Doodle
Record added: Jan 08, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 12932398
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