|Birth: ||Jan. 1, 1810|
|Death: ||Jan. 2, 1893|
1810, 01 Jan: Osa Belle ANDERSON was born on a farm nr Grange City/Foxes Creek, Fleming County, Kentucky the daughter/o Edward & Basheba PAYNE Anderson.
1831, 01 Jan: Osa Belle ANDERSON (21) b. KY wed James Crain Heflin (21) b. KY nr Rushville, Rush Co., IN.
They had 3 children, here, before moving on to a farm nr Rio, Knox, Illinois. Many of the Heflins did too, and some went on south to Nodaway County, Missouri.
1850, 04 Nov: Osa Belle Heflin (39) b. KY & husband James C. Heflin (40) b. KY were living on Farm #1067 in T13N R1E in Rio Twp, Knox Co., IL. They, now, had 9 children.
1852, 04 Feb: James Crain Heflin (42) b. KY d. on his farm nr Rio, Knox Co., IL.
1856, 06 Jul: Wid. Osa Belle ANDERSON Heflin (46) wed #2) John Joshua "Jack" Miles (62) b. KY in Knox Co., IL.
1860, 10 Aug: Osa Belle (50) b. KY & her farmer husband John J. Miles (63) b. KY were living on Farm #2141 in Kelly Twp, Warren Co., IL nr the P.O. of Utah. Their household held 2 of his children & 4 of hers. John stated that his R.E. holdings were worth $11,440 & personal worth of $4,901.
1870, 09 Jul: Osa Belle (60) b. KY & her farmer husband, John J. Miles (73) b. KY were living on Farm #12 in Kelly Twp, Warren Co., IL. Their family was reduced to 2 of her children Simeon (25) & James Heflin (21) both b. IL. John's worth was: R.E.=$17,100 & P.E.=$5,300.
1872, 23 Jun: Osa's 2nd husband, John Joshua "Jack" Miles (75-7-16) b. KY d. on his farm in Kelly Twp, Warren Co., IL.
Osa, then, moved to live with her daughter, Lucinda HEFLIN Rice on the Rice Farm north of Marche, Worthen Twp, Pulaski, Arkansas.
1880, -- -?-: FEDERAL CENSUS SCHEDULES: Wid. Osa Belle ANDERSON Heflin-Miles (70) b. KY. NRF
1893, 02 Jan: Osa Belle ANDERSON Heflin-Miles (83) d. on the Rice Farm nr Marche, Pulaski, AR.
Examination of the RICE FARM GRAVEYARD in 1987, only found 6 legible stones. Osa's name was not on any of them.
James Crain Heflin (1810 - 1852)
John Joshua Miles (1796 - 1872)
Lucinda Heflin Rice (1832 - 1919)*
Marshal Crain Heflin (1833 - 1906)*
Reuben Payne Heflin (1836 - 1903)*
Theadore Heflin (1840 - 1856)*
Bersheba Heflin Curtis (1843 - 1925)*
Simeon Grant Heflin (1845 - 1910)*
James Crain Heflin (1849 - 1938)*
Rice Farm Cemetery
Created by: HeflinHunter
Record added: Sep 25, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59185634