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James Monroe Lewallen
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Birth: Sep. 6, 1878
Bell County
Texas, USA
Death: Jan. 26, 1947
Baylor County
Texas, USA

Born to Harrison Lewallen (1851-1918) of Tennessee & Margaret Harriet Keeney Lewallen (1855-1918) of Missouri.

James married Fronie Elizabeth "Winnie" Parker (1881-1966) on Sept. 4, 1898, in Bell County, TX.

Eight children:
William Harrison Lewallen (1899-1947)
Leo Raymond Lewallen (1902-1989)
James Aaron Lewallen (1904-1983)
Ruby Delphia Lewallen Lyon (1905-1989)
Marguarette Arlin Lewallen Echols Rogers (1906-1975)
Vernon Monroe Lewallen (1909-1974)
I.B. Lewallen (1911-1963)
Alvin Evan Lewallen (1921-1998)

James Monroe Lewallen (married to Winnie) is sometimes confused on family trees with his first cousin, James Monroe Lewallen (1884-1953), who was divorced from Lela Belcher. See Memorial# 65294815 for the other James Monroe Lewallen.


From Harrison Funeral Home records:
Services for James Lewallen were held at the First Baptist Church. He died after suffering a stroke at his home.

Flower girls were granddaughters - Betty Lewallen, Oralee Tatum, Naomi Lyon, Inez Lyon, Ruth Lyon, Thelma Lewallen, Bonnie Lewallen, Fronie Reedy, Retha Lyon.

James Monroe Lewallen married Miss Winnie Parker of Bell County on 4 September 1898.

Survived by sons and daughters - William H., Raymond L., James Aaron, Vernon Monroe, I.B. and Alvin Evan Lewallen; Mrs. Ruby Lyon, Mrs. Arlin Echols; 39 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; two sisters - Mrs. W.D. Aycock and Mrs. Charles Baker

James Monroe Lewallen moved to Seymour with his family in 1907. He was a good citizen. He was converted and united with the Methodist Chruch. He later joined the Baptist Church.

Grandsons were pallbearers: Truman Lewallen, Kenneth Lewallen, W.A. Lewallen, Wayne Lewallen, Wilmer Lee Lyon, Floyd Lyon. 
Family links: 
  Harrison Lewallen (1851 - 1918)
  Margaret Harriet Keeney Lewallen (1855 - 1918)
  Fronie Elizabeth Parker Lewallen (1881 - 1966)
  William Harrison Lewallen (1899 - 1947)*
  Leo Raymond Lewallen (1902 - 1989)*
  James Aaron Lewallen (1904 - 1983)*
  Ruby Delphia Lewallen Lyon (1905 - 1989)*
  Marguarette Arlin Lewallen Rogers (1906 - 1975)*
  Vernon Monroe Lewallen (1909 - 1974)*
  I B Lewallen (1911 - 1963)*
  Alvin Evan Lewallen (1921 - 1998)*
  Laura Bell Lewallen Aycock (1876 - 1968)*
  James Monroe Lewallen (1878 - 1947)
  Albert Sidney Lewallen (1880 - 1934)*
  Sena Ellen Lewallen Frederick (1883 - 1924)*
  Thomas Early Lewallen (1886 - 1889)*
  Claudia Ann Lewallen Baker (1887 - 1980)*
  Baby Daughter of H. & M.H. Lewallen (1895 - 1895)*
*Calculated relationship
Riverview Cemetery
Baylor County
Texas, USA
Maintained by: Heartstrings
Originally Created by: Dawn Kelley
Record added: Feb 12, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84889845
James Monroe Lewallen
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James Monroe Lewallen
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James Monroe Lewallen
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