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Louisiana Death Certificate Requests documents: July 14, 2007

Documents that I requested from the State of Louisiana and their "Acknowledgement of Vital Records Research Request" reply

Joe P. McClendon's Certificate of Death

Mrs. Julia McClendon's Death Certificate and her obit

John Eddie McCLENDON's death certificate

Mrs. Mable McClendon's death certificate

Leon Franklin McCLENDON's death certificate - Part 1 and Part 2

Henry Alces LEBO's death certificate - son of Joseph Gustave Hansford LeBEAU (or Joseph Gustave Hansford LEBO) and Mary Ellen McCLENDON Lebo (or Ellie McCLENDON Lebo). Ellen's parents were William McCLENDON and Mary HAYS or Mary HAYES. Oops! on have him with the wrong parents. Corrected.

Pinkney "Pink," TRAVIS' death certificate - son of William Harrison TRAVIS and Serena McCLENDON. Serena's parents were William McCLENDON and Mary HAYS or Mary HAYES. Oops! on have him with the wrong parents. Corrected.

Ely W. McCLENDON's death certificate July 14, 2007 ("Eli," Elijah William McCLENDON)

Not located for reasons stated in the above letter:

Laura E. PERRY McClendon and his son, Floyd Joseph McCLENDON, by husband Joseph P. McCLENDON.

John F. McCLENDON and his wife, Elizabeth McClendon

"The material or information requested does not exist in that time period. ... (prior to 1911). The Louisiana Death Index on Ancestry.com is listed as being from 1900 - 1949, so I don't know why the vital records people have a cut-off at 1911.
 


Louisiana Death Certificate Links:

Louisiana Secretary of State - Request for Certified Copy (only $5 each! Limit 10 request per mailing.)

  1. Orleans Parish Birth record (birth over 100 years ago)
  2. Orleans Parish/Statewide death record (death over 50 years ago)
  3. Orleans Parish marriage record (marriage over 50 years ago)

Louisiana Birth Certificates Available at Many Parish Courthouses Contact information for Louisiana Clerks of Court
 


Marriage Certificates for my McCLENDONs or related family members: July 14, 2007

Joseph P. McCLENDON and Laura PERRY's Marriage Certificate, Part 1 and Part 2.

Henry Alces LEBO and Edna LAMBERT - Marriage - Part 1 and Part 2

Dan McCLENDON and Rosa ROUSSE - Marriage - Part 1 and Part 2 and a close-up of the Stamp on Marriage Certificate

Edward McCLENDON and Srena LEBO - Marriage - Part 1 and Part 2

Eli W. McCLENDON and Volentine LEBO - Marriage - Part 1 and Part 2


4-27-2007

William McCLENDON (about 1822) married Mary HAYS (HAYES) on April 22, 1851 in St. Helena Parish, LA. She was the daughter of Parker HAYS (HAYES) and ?

They had at least 4 children:

Children:

  1. John Franklin McCLENDON (abt 1852). See Leon Frank McCLENDON's web page (Washington Parish, LA).

  2. Serena McCLENDON (abt 1855 - Aft. 1900) married William Harrison TRAVIS (Bet. Jan 1844 - 1845 - 1932) between 1871 - 1872 in St. Helena Parish, LA.

  3. Joseph P. McCLENDON (abt 1857). See this web page, below.

  4. Mary? Ellen McCLENDON (abt 1861 - ?) married Joseph Gustave Hansford LEBO? (Dec 20, 1855 in LA - 1923)

    Information on one of their son, Henry Alces LEBO (Mar 01, 1895 in Tangipahoa Parish, LA - Feb 03, 1936) who married Edna Bell LAMBERT between 1903 - 1904. They had at least 6 children: Luzutte Lebo (about 1917 in LA - ); Willie Lebo (about 1919 in LA - ); Claudie Lebo (about 1922 in LA - ); Woodrow Lebo (about 1924 in LA - ); J W Lebo (about 1927 in LA - ); and Eunice Lebo (about 1930 in LA - ).

    Information on one of their daughter, Josephine Valentine Lebo (Apr 19, 1889 in Ascension Parish, LA - Jun 28, 1973 in Tangipahoa Parish, LA?). Click here to see her Form SS-5 June 27, 2007 in which her parents are listed as Joseph Lebo and Ellen McClendon. Josephine Valentine Lebo married
    "Eli," Elijah W McClendon.

See Descendants of William McClendon for a complete listing of all descendants, now including Leon Frank McCLENDON's John Franklin McClendon and Elizabeth UNKNOWN.

Here some of the highlights:

Joseph P. McCLENDON's headstone in McGehee Cemetery, Washington Parish, LA.

1st marriage of "Joe," Joseph P. McCLENDON

"Joe," Joseph P(arker?) McCLENDON (March 9, 1857 born in LA - June 22, 1933 at the home of daughter, Mrs. Dixie McCLENDON Bannister in Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, LA; see Joe P. McClendon's Certificate of Death) married Julie Ann LOTT (November 29, 1857 or 1859 Marion Co., MS - July 24, 1933 at the home of  her son, John "Eddie," Edward McCLENDON in Bogalusa, Washington Parish, LA; see Mrs. Julia McClendon's Death Certificate and her obit and her web page.). They had at least 5 children:

Julia Ann LOTT was the daughter of John L. LOTT (October 23, 1831 - November 15, 1871), and Margarette Grace POUNDS (April 04, 1838 - October 30, 1921). John LOTT and Margarette Grace POUNDS (See Descendants of John POUNDS) were married on  October 11, 1855 and they had 10 children, including Julie Ann LOTT

  1. Leoda, Leota or Leoter McCLENDON (September 20, 1883 - November 27, 1948) married Richard COWART and they had 12 children, one child: Robert COWART. See her son's, Harley Benard COWART's SS-5 form which list her as Leora McCLENDON.

  2. Chester Eugene McCLENDON (March 25, 1886 - March 14, 1945) married Martha Elizabeth GLOVER  (September 11, 1892 - May 21, 1972) and they had at least  one child: J. P. McCLENDON (private) who married Dorothy Jean WALLEY (September 11, 1892 - May 21, 1972); They are Donna Jean McCLENDON McGuyer's parents. See Donna Jean McCLENDON McGuyer's web page.

  3. Henry Monroe McCLENDON (January 31, 1888 in Osyka, Pike Co., MS - April 26, 1970). He was born in Mississippi and died in Jackson, East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana. Henry Monroe McCLENDON's SS-5 form.

    He married Ada EZELL (September 03, 1890 - August 08, 1968) and they had seven children:

    a. Margaret McCLENDON (? - ?)
    b. Mildred McCLENDON (? - ?)
    c. R.C. Mac McCLENDON (April 22, 1912 - April 14, 1986)
    d. Bascom D. McCLENDON (October 24, 1916 - November 30, 1979)
    e. Leo McCLENDON (June 09, 1923 - November 28, 1984)
     f. Walter H. McCLENDON (1926 - December 12, 1998) See his obituary, below.)
    g. Charles McCLENDON (April 13, 1932 - May 10, 1969)

    Later, he married Jessie Era FORTENBERRY Magee on February 16, 1963.

  4. John "Eddie" Edward  McCLENDON (March 09, 1891 - July 09, 1950; see John Eddie McCLENDON's death certificate), see his obituary, below, married Mabel GRAVES (January 07, 1907 - July 29, 1930; see Mrs. Mable McClendon's death certificate). Mabel GRAVES parents were John Rankin GRAVES and Mary Ella GRANTHAM. See My GRAVESes. John Edward McCLENDON and Mabel GRAVES were my grandparents. They had two children: 

    a. Eddie Mae McCLENDON (private) and 
    b. my father, John Eugene McCLENDON, Sr. (private). He married Geraldine HATHORNE, my Mother. (See my father and my mother's web page for a photo and more information about her.). They had 2 children: my brother, John Eugene McCLENDON, Jr. and myself, "Patty," Patricia Darlene McCLENDON.


    After Mabel GRAVES McClendon died, John Edward McCLENDON married Artena COOPER (September 05, 1896 - August 03, 1924). She was born in Isabel, Louisiana and died in Bogalusa, Washington Parish, Louisiana. 

    John Edward McCLENDON and Artena COOPER are Artena Faye McCLENDON's grandparents. E-mail her: afm48@sbcglobal.net. John Edward McCLENDON and Artena COOPER had four children: 

    a. James Lavert McCLENDON (September 06, 1915 - June 25, 1984)
    b. Ernest Leroy McCLENDON (October 26, 1917 - January 03, 1996)
    c. Ruthalee McCLENDON (private)
    d. Wilford O'Neal McCLENDON (June 15, 1924 - October 31, 1993) died in Hot Springs, South Dakota. He is Artena Faye McCLENDON's  father and was married twice with seven children by his first marriage. E-mail her: afm48@sbcglobal.net.

  5. Minnie Belle McCLENDON (April 29, 1893 - February 20, 1958) married James Warren MIZELL (February 23, 1890 - May 23, 1968). They had at least two children: 

    Floyd MIZELL (private)
    John Shelby MIZELL (March 23, 1909 - December 20, 1974)


2nd marriage of "Joe," Joseph P. McCLENDON

"Joe," Joseph P(arker?) McCLENDON (March 9, 1857 born in LA - June 22, 1933 at the home of daughter, Mrs. Dixie McCLENDON Bannister in Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, LA; see Joe P. McClendon's Certificate of Deathmarried Laura E. PERRY (Jun 26, 1872 in AL, FL , LA, or MS - Apr 23, 1943 in Washington Parish, LA?; buried in Ponemah Cemetery, Bogalusa, Washington Parish, LA next to her son,  Floyd J. McClendon) on Jan 16, 1896 in Tangipahoa Parish, LA. See Marriage Certificate, Part 1 and Part 2. No death certificate found in Louisiana for her. Laura E. PERRY was the daughter of Unknown PERRY and his wife.

Joseph P. McCLENDON and Laura E PERRY married Jan 16, 1896 in Tangipahoa Parish, LA. They had at least nine children:

  1. Prentiss C. McClendon (Nov 29, 1896 in Tangipahoa Parish, LA - Bet. 1976 - 1977 in Theodore, Mobile Co., AL?) married Lizzie Ditto (Dec 11, 1897 in LA -  Mar 1975 in Mobile, Mobile Co., AL). They had at least 3 children: Estelle McClendon; Jesse J. McClendon; and Jay B. McClendon

  2. "Georgie," Mary Georgia McClendon (Apr 1898 in LA - Bef. 1927, in child birth?) married Leslie Brumfield (J L Brumfield)

  3. Floyd Joseph McClendon (Bet. May 02, 1898 - 1899 in LA - Nov 20, 1923; buried in Ponemah Cemetery, Bogalusa, Washington Parish, LA) married Claudia E. Sumrall (Oct 10, 1902 in MS? - Mar 01, 1993; buried in Ponemah Cemetery, Bogalusa, Washington Parish, LA). They had at least 2 children: Juanita McClendon and Virginia McClendon. Claudia E. Sumrall married Harry Castle Sibley after the death of Floyd Joseph McClendon.

  4. Dixie Martha McClendon (Apr 17, 1900 in LA - )Apr 06, 1996 in Care Nursing Home, Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, LA; buried in Resthaven Cemetery, Baton Rouge, LA) married "Bud," George W. Bannister / Banister (Aug 19, 1894 in LA - Dec 15, 1964 in his home, Baton Rouge, LA). They had at least 4 children: James M. Bannister, George W. Bannister II, William Henry Bannister, Sr., and Harry Edward Bannister.

  5. V. Orie, Orrie or Ora McClendon (Jan 03, 1902 in LA - Jun 11, 1986 in LA; buried in Isabel Baptist Church Cemetery, Washington Parish, LA) married Robert Wilson Bush (May 29, 1890 in LA - Sep 21, 1966 in LA; buried in Isabel Baptist Church Cemetery, Washington Parish, LA). They had at least 5 children: Bonnie Faye Bush, Lucious Bush, Robert Bush, Lanza Bush, and Everett Levi Bush.

  6. Marie McClendon (Abt. 1903 in LA? - ?; buried in Statham Cemetery, Washington Parish, LA?) married William Bosa Miller (Dec 12, 1895 in LA - Mar 16, 1943; buried in Statham Cemetery, Washington Parish, LA). They had at least 5 children: Donnie Miller, Burton Miller, Billy Ray Miller, Patsy Miller, and Bruce Miller.

  7. Muriel McClendon (Nov 25, 1905 in LA - Aug 17, 1999 in Taft, San Patricio Co., TX) married (1.) Win Sommers - no children?; (2.) "Jim," James M. Fortenberry (abt. 1901 in LA - Jul 1978) - They had at least 2 children: Robert Fortenberry and Christine Fortenberry; and (3.) J. B. Outlaw -  no children.

  8. Milton John McClendon (Sep 09, 1907 in LA - Bef. 2007 ?) married Faye / Faiery Denny (Abt. 1911 in LA? - Bef. 2003?). They had at least 4 children: Jean McClendon, Milton McClendon, Jr, Helen McClendon, and Alice McClendon.

  9. Lois McClendon (Apr 17, 1909 in LA? - Aug 02, 1995 in Washington Parish, LA ?) married Burnell H. Powell (Apr 08, 1913 in LA - Feb 1970 in LA?). They had at least 2 children: Burnell Powell, Jr. and Ray Powell, Jr.


See: Cemetery data (incomplete) for a few Louisiana and Mississippi McCLENDONs and related surnames

See: Descendants of Frank McClendon for a complete listing of all descendants and the obituaries listed, below:


The obituary of John "Ed" Edward McCLENDON (March 9, 1891 - July 9, 1950)

(This obituary, below, contains a number of errors besides misspellings and typos.)

The Bogalusa Daily News (Bogalusa, Louisiana)
Sunday, July 9, 1950


John McClendon,
Age 60, Dies

John McClendon, 60 years of age, died at his home at 1018 (typos - should have been 1118) Jefferson Street in the Terrace at 11:30 p.m. yesterday.

Funeral services are scheduled to be held at Oak Hill Cemetery, Poplarville, Miss., at 3 p.m. tomorrow, with Rev. T. R. Colder, Poplarville, officiating.

Until the time of the funeral, the deceased will lie in state in the chapel of Brown Funeral Home.

McClendon has been ill for some time, suffering from a lingering illness. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Zulimer (typos - should have been Zuleima) (maiden name = Corkern) McClendon, five sons, five daughters, one brother, one sister, five half-brothers and five half-sisters.

His five sons are James L. of New York City; Leroy of Synder, Tex.; John of New Orleans; Wilford of Bogalusa; and Woodrow of Bogalusa.

Daughters surviving are Mrs. Ruth Lee Brown of Japan; Mrs. Bernice Franskosky (should have been Frankosky) Newory, N.J.; Eddie Mae Fornea, Bogalusa; Mrs. Dorothy Davis, Bogalusa; and Miss Juddie (typos - should have been Julia) McClendon , Bogalusa.

His brother is Monroe McClendon of Bogalusa. Half-brothers are Prentiss of Mobile, Ala., and Melton McClendon of Chicago, Ill.

Mrs. Minnie Mizell of Isabel is his surviving sister. Half-sisters are Mrs. Lois Powell, Baxterville, Miss.; Mrs. Murial Sommers, Sheveport; Mrs. Dixie Bannister, Baton Rouge; Mrs. Orrie (typos? should have been Orie) Bush, Isabel; and Mrs. Marie Miller, Bogalusa.

John Edward McClendon's headstone. He is buried at Oak Hill Cemetery, Poplarville, MS.

John Edward McClendon's headstone.
He is buried at Oak Hill Cemetery, Poplarville, MS.


September 3, 1999 notes by Patricia D. McClendon: I will expand this listing, later.

 

OBITUARIES

The Bogalusa Daily News (Bogalusa, Louisiana)
December 13, 1998

Walter H. "Dee" McClendon at URL: http://www.dnewsnet.com/news/stories/98121303n.html 

(Died December 12, 1998)

BOGALUSA - Walter H. "Dee" McClendon, 72, a resident of Bogalusa died yesterday at Bogalusa Community Medical Center.

He was a member of the Bogalusa Shrine Club, a past president of the Italian American Cultural Society, a member of Annunciation Catholic Church, a member of Masonic Lodge 244 F and AM.

He is survived by his wife Betty B. McClendon of Bogalusa; one son, Greg McClendon of Bogalusa; one daughter, Sherri McClendon Pittman of Bogalusa; one sister, Mildred Mixon of Metairie; and six grandchildren

Visitation is today from 5-9 p.m. at Poole-Ritchie Funeral Home. There will be a rosary and vigil service today at 7 p.m.

The funeral is tomorrow at 11 a.m. at the funeral home chapel. 

Interment will take place at Ponemah Cemetery.

See Descendants of Frank McClendon

 

Photos of Tombstones:

I'm working on this, now:

BascomDMcClendon.jpg

CharlesMcClendon.jpg

ChesterEMcClendon.jpg 

HenryMonroeMcClendon.jpg

JerryAllenMcClendon.jpg

LeoMcClendon-plus.jpg 

LeoMcClendon.jpg

MinnieBelleMcCendon.jpg

RCMacMcClendon.jpg 


Ponemah Cemetery, Bogalusa, Washington Parish, Louisiana:

McCLENDON (photo)

BASCOM D. (McCLENDON)

OCT. 24, 1916

NOV. 30, 1979

MARRIED SEPT. 9, 1939

CORINE M. (McCLENDON)

JUNE 7, 1921

 

CORINE M. = Corinne Lena MUNN

BASCOM MCCLENDON 21 Oct 1916 Nov 1979 70427 (Bogalusa, Washington, LA) 70427 (Bogalusa, Washington, LA) 237-16-6822 North Carolina SS-5 Letter
Add Post-em

BascomDMcClendon.jpg


Ponemah Cemetery, Bogalusa, Washington Parish, Louisiana:

Charles McClendon

LOUISIANA

CPL US MARINES CORP

KOREA

April 13, 1932 - May 10, 1969

 

CHARLES MCCLENDON 13 Apr 1932 May 1969 (not specified) (none specified) 438-42-9811 Louisiana SS-5 Letter
Add Post-em

CharlesMcClendon.jpg


Ponemah Cemetery, Bogalusa, Washington Parish, Louisiana:

JerryAllenMcClendon.jpg


Oak Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, Poplarville, Pearl River Co., Mississippi:

Henry Monroe McClendon

HENRY M.
McCLENDON

JAN. 31, 1888
APR. 26, 1970

 

HENRY M. McCLENDON = Henry Monroe McCLENDON

NOTE:

HENRY MCCLENDON

31 Jan 1888

Apr 1970

70748 (Jackson, East Feliciana, LA)

(No Location Given)

437-14-0904

Louisiana (Before 1951)

Write Letter

See Henry Monroe McCLENDON's SS-5 form.


Oak Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, Poplarville, Pearl River Co., Mississippi:

JOHN EDWARD
McCLENDON

MAR. 9, 1891
JULY 9, 1950

 

Layout: 1  2  3 (all three are side by side); These three have John Edward McCLENDON’s grave in the background.

NOTES: There is a small footstone? with C.E.M. that someone has pulled out of the ground and propped up between the 2 – 3 headstones.

1= Julia LOTT

JULIA LOTT
WIFE OF
JOE McCLENDON
NOV. 29, 1859 
JULY 24, 1932
MOTHER
GONE BUT NOT
FORGOTTEN

JOE MCCLENDON = "Joe" Joseph P. McCLENDON buried at McGehee Cemetery, Washington Parish, LA.

2 = Martha Elizabeth GLOVER McClendon and 3 = Chester Eugene McCLENDON

MARTHA ELIZABETH
McCLENDON

SEPT. 11, 1892
MAY 21, 1972
“WE TRUST OUR LOSS WILL BE
HER GAIN AND THAT WITH CHRIST
SHE’S GONE TO REIGN.”

2 = Martha Elizabeth GLOVER McClendon

NOTES:

ELIZABETH MCCLENDON 11 Sep 1892 May 1972 38655 (Oxford, Lafayette, MS) (No Location Given) 587-72-1872 Mississippi (1968) Write Letter

 

CHESTER E.
McCLENDON

MAR. 25, 1886
MAR. 14, 1945
“WE TRUST OUR LOSS WILL BE
HER GAIN AND THAT WITH CHRIST
HE’S GONE TO REIGN.” 

3 = Chester E. McCLENDON (Chester Eugene McCLENDON)

NOTES: 

  INFANT DAUGHTER OF

 CHESTER & ELIZABETH

          McCLENDON

   FEB. 29 – MAR. 12, 1920

            “AT REST”

 

MARGARETTE 

        LOTT

       BORN

APRIL 4, 1888

       DIED

OCTOBER 30, 1921 (or October 20, 1921?)

 

NOTE: Margarette LOTT = "Grace" Margarette C. POUNDS Lott (April 04, 1838 - October 30, 1921)

Her middle initial may have been G. for "Grace". "Grace", Margarette C. POUNDS (April 04, 1838 in Marion Co., MS or LA? - October 30, 1921 in MS; buried in Oak Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, Poplarville, Pearl River Co., MS) married on October 11, 1855 to John L. LOTT (October 23, 1831 - November 15, 1917). They had 10 children including Julia LOTT (November 29, 1859 - July 24, 1932) who married Joseph Parker McClendon (March 09, 1857 - June 22, 1933).

 

JOHN LOTT

October 23, 1831

NOV. 15, 1917

 

MARY RUTH LOTT

1938 – 1939

“GOD’S LITTLE ANGEL.”


Ponemah Cemetery, Bogalusa, Washington Parish, Louisiana: (??? double check this location.)

R.C. MAC (McCLENDON) 

MARJORIE H. (McCLENDON) 

1912   ----------  1986

APR. 22 --- APR. 14

1916   ----------  1994

APR. 13 --- NOV. 04

McCLENDON (photo)

R. C. Mac McClendon is not in the RootsWeb SSDI database for some reason, but it is in Ancestry.com's database:

R MCCLENDON 22 Apr 1912 Apr 1986 70427  Bogalusa, Washington, LA    436-10-0476 LA (Before 1951) Write Letter

 


Photos of individuals:

Wilford O'Neal McClendon (at Find A Grave) (Photo courtesy of Artena Faye McCLENDON)

 

Images of documents:

James Lavert's Certificate of Death (courtesy of Artena Faye McCLENDON; E-mail her: afm48@sbcglobal.net)

Joseph P. McClendon's Certificate of Death (courtesy of Artena Faye McCLENDON)

Henry Monroe McCLENDON's SS-5 form


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