|Birth: ||Feb. 16, 1875|
|Death: ||May 16, 1955|
Son of John Annis Lafferty b 1838 Arkansas and Mary Hannah Lipsey Lafferty born 1845 in Illinois.
Jim Lafferty married 3 times:
1) Jim and Jamettie Belle Browning had children: All children of theirs were born in New Mexico USA
Joseph Cole Lafferty 1 Jan 1904
Mary Jenette Lafferty 5 Feb 1905 Mrs. Alvan Harcrow
Vera L Lafferty (known as Mike) 18 April 1906 1. Mrs Harry Harris 2. Mrs Harvey Sadler
Idella Angelina known as Pat Lafferty 14 Mar 1908 1. Jessie Simpson 2. Ray Charles 3. Gordon Sage.
James Edwin Lafferty 3 Feb 1910
Johnny Albert Lafferty 21 May 1911
Walter Franklin Lafferty 14 April 1914
Phillip Harold Lafferty 16 June 1915
William Browning Lafferty 21 Nov 1917
Marley Herbert Lafferty 6 Oct 1921
Mettie and Jim seperated in Nov 1922. He left the house to live on the range. Shortly thereafter he went into Mexico for two years. In Aug 1924 he returned to New Mexico and brought Mettie and their children from New Mexico to Rancho Casa de Piedras in Chihuahua. Mettie stayed 3 months and returned to New Mexico with the children. She finished raising her children by herself.
In 1925 Jim started a union libre marriage with Martina. Who was the ranch cook.
They separated around 1934 (Martina died in 1944)
Jim and Martina had:
Socorro Jimme Lafferty Martinez 15 Sep 1929 Colonia Fernandez Leal, Janos, Chihuahua, Mexico died 7 Sep 2004 in El Paso, Texas. Mrs. Hilario Hernandez
Olga Lafferty born about 1932 Colonia Fernandez Leal, Janos, Chihuahua, Mexico died as infant.
After Jim left Martina He courted and in Jan of 1935 he married a school teacher Josefa Lujan Lucero. They had 4 Children and a stillborn baby. All children were born in Casas Grandes, Chihuahua, Mexico.
Santiago Lafferty 14 June 1935 - 28 June 1935 Premature/
Juan "John" Jim Lafferty 21 May 1936- 10 March 2006
Billy Lafferty 14 Feb 1940 - June 1941 from whopping cough
Maria Josefina Lafferty 28 Feb 1942 Mrs. Freeman Arthur Wilson Jr.
Josefa died 11 Mar 1942 after the birth of her last child.
Jim Lafferty took his youngest children to San Diego California to raise and there in 1955 at age 80. He died of a stroke. He had wished to be cremated and scattered on his ranch in Roswell New Mexico but he was buried in San Diego, California. This is written by his youngest daughter.
John Annis Lafferty (1838 - 1911)
Mary Ann Lipsey Lafferty (1845 - 1917)
Jamettie Belle Browning Lafferty (1882 - 1971)
Josefa Lujan Lafferty (1913 - 1942)
Joseph Cole Lafferty (1904 - 1973)*
Mary Jamettie Lafferty Harcrow (1905 - 1931)*
Idella Angelina Lafferty Sage (1908 - 1955)*
James Edwin Lafferty (1910 - 1987)*
John Albert Lafferty (1911 - 1930)*
Walter Herbert Lafferty (1914 - 1960)*
Phillip Harold Lafferty (1915 - 1985)*
William Browning Lafferty (1917 - 2005)*
Socorro Jimme Lafferty Hernandez (1929 - 2004)*
Olga Lafferty (1932 - 1932)*
Santiago Lafferty (1935 - 1935)*
John Jim Lafferty (1936 - 2006)*
Billy Lafferty (1940 - 1941)*
Sarah Louise Lafferty Martin (1865 - 1940)*
Mary Eliza Lafferty Stegall (1867 - 1947)*
Sophronia M Lafferty Lafferty (1869 - 1918)*
William Binks Lafferty (1873 - 1909)*
James Annis Lafferty (1875 - 1955)
Margaret May Lafferty Phillips (1880 - 1958)*
Note: Born Graham, Texas also known as Santiago Lafferty
Mount Hope Cemetery
San Diego County
Plot: Div 7. Sec 2, lot 83, grav 14
Created by: Mary Lafferty
Record added: Sep 06, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41624248
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