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Sixth Generation (Continued)

Family of Lula Ella MURPHY (108) & Dorsey B. GOSSETT

320. Olian Gool GOSSETT Senior. Born on 27 Mar 1894. Resided in Lived near Camden, Benton County, Tennessee. in 1970. Occupation: Teacher, farmer, dealer in livestock, and contractor.

Attended Hall Moody Institute, Martin, Weakley County, Tennessee.

On 26 Dec 1915 when Olian Gool was 21, he married Bevie Madge BOX. Born on 27 Aug 1895.

They had the following children:
711 i. Olian Gool (1918-)
712 ii. Katie Lou (1931-)

321. Lillian Opal GOSSETT. Born on 30 Jan 1896. Resided in Sugar Tree, Tennessee in 1970. Occupation: Teacher.

Attended West Tennessee Normal (now Memphis State University).

On 18 Apr 1920 when Lillian Opal was 24, she married Volney A. ODLE.

They had the following children:
713 i. Troy David (1921-)
714 ii. Dorsey Augustus (1923-)

322. Queenie Gertrude GOSSETT. Born on 15 Sep 1897. Resided in Camden, Benton County, Tennessee in 1970. Occupation: School Teacher.

Attended West Tennessee Norma (now Memphis State University).

On 18 May 1922 when Queenie Gertrude was 24, she married Earl FRANKS.

They had the following children:
715 i. Jaunice Laverne (1923-)
716 ii. Robert Earl (1925-)
717 iii. Mary Lou (1927-)
iv. Kenneth. Born on 29 Jan 1930. Resided in Chicago, Illinois in 1970.

Korean War Veteran. Served in the Marines.

718 v. Anita Joy (1931-)
719 vi. Jack Murphy (1933-)
vii. Sally Ann. Born on 6 Dec 1939. Resided in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee in 1970. Occupation: General bookkeeeper.

viii. Charles Edwards. Born on 21 Jun 1941. Resided in Chicago, Illinois in 1970.

Served in the U.S. Army in Vietnam.


323. Cecil Perry GOSSETT. Born on 1 Feb 1899. Resided in Holladay, Benton County, Tennessee in 1970. Occupation: Farmer, stock trader, and landowner.

On 5 Aug 1928 when Cecil Perry was 29, he married Georgia McPEAKE.

They had the following children:
720 i. John Warren (1929-)
721 ii. Dorsey McPeake (1931-)
722 iii. Billy Joe (1935-)

324. Mary Elizabeth GOSSETT. Born on 23 Feb 1900. Resided in Lithia, Florida in 1970. Occupation: School teacher.

Attended West Tennessee Normal (now Memphis State University).

On 1 Sep 1922 when Mary Elizabeth was 22, she married Joseph F. HARRIS.

They had the following children:
i. Brainard. Born on 18 Apr 1924.

Attended the University of Florida. Served in the Army Air Forces as a pilot of B-17 bombing missions over Germany. Served at the rank of 1st Lieutenant - was shot down and lost April 17, 1945. Never was married.

723 ii. Joe Murphy (1928-)
724 iii. Billie (1930-)
725 iv. Betty Sue (1932-)

325. Lora B. GOSSETT. Born on 3 Nov 1901. Resided in Camden, Benton County, Tennessee in 1970.

Attended West Tennessee Normal (now Memphis State University).

Lora B. married James Wheeler CAPPS. Born on 23 Jan 1887. Occupation: Teacher, World War I Veteran, and rural letter carrier.

Attended Hall Moody Institute, Martin, Weakley County, Tennessee.

They had one child:
726 i. Mary Frances (1924-)

326. George Murphy GOSSETT. Born on 10 Oct 1907. Resided in Holladay, Benton County, Tennessee in 1970. Occupation: Farmer and dealer in livestock.

In Apr 1934 when George Murphy was 26, he married Hazel MORRIS.

They had the following children:
727 i. George Warren (1937-)
ii. Harold Lynn. Born on 5 May 1939. Resided in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee in 1970. Occupation: Employed by Memphis Light, Gas, and Water.

Served in the Army and National Guard.

Harold Lynn married Barabara Ann SHELTON.


327. Miles Jefferson GOSSETT. Born on 20 Jan 1911. Resided in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee in 1970. Occupation: Worked for the U.S. Postal Service; served as Superintendent of Lamar Station, Memphis.

Graduated from Memphis State University in 1940.

In 1936 when Miles Jefferson was 24, he married Lucile MALIN.

They had the following children:
i. William Gene. Born in May 1943.

Received B.S. Degree from Memphis State University in 1965. Performed graduate work at Southern Illinois University.

ii. Robert Breen. Born in May 1943.

Received B.S. Degree from Memphis State University in 1965. Performed Graduate Work at Memphis State University.


328. Woodrow Wilson GOSSETT. Born on 20 Jan 1913. Resided in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee in 1970. Occupation: Taught school and served in the U.S. Postal Service.

Attended Bethel College, McKenzie, Tennessee.

On 27 Feb 1938 when Woodrow Wilson was 25, he married Mary CAIN. Occupation: School teacher.

They had one child:
i. Thomas Larry. Born on 24 Mar 1942. Resided in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee in 1970. Occupation: Worked for Kimco Auto Parts.

Graduate from Memphis State University.

On 16 Dec 1966 when Thomas Larry was 24, he married Martha Ann DOOLEY.


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