Rufus Allen Welborn1,2,3

M, #98, b. 14 June 1867, d. 25 December 1953
Last Edited=1 Feb 2014
     Rufus Allen Welborn, son of Pendleton Clay Welborn and Sara Jane Allen, was born on 14 June 1867 at Errata, Jones County, Mississippi.2 Rufus Allen Welborn was the son of Pendleton Clay Welborn and Sara Jane Allen.

Rufus Allen Welborn appeared on the United States census of 1870 in the household of Pendleton Clay Welborn at Paulding, Jasper County, Mississippi.4

Rufus Allen Welborn appeared on the United States census of 1880 in the household of Pendleton Clay Welborn at Jasper County, Mississippi.5

Rufus Allen Welborn married Melva Elizabeth Wells circa 1888.6,7

Rufus Allen Welborn owned a grocery store in Stringer, Mississippi. He was a farmer as well. He was a Mason in the Soso Lodge #415.2

In 1900, Rufus Allen Welborn appeared on the United States Census, at Jasper County, Mississippi.8

In 1910, Rufus Allen Welborn appeared on the United States Census, at Jasper County, Mississippi.9

On 20 January 1920, Rufus Allen Welborn appeared on the United States Census, at Jasper County, Mississippi, a general farmer.10

In 1930, Rufus Allen Welborn appeared on the United States Census, at Jasper County, Mississippi, listed as a farmer.11

In 1940, Rufus Allen Welborn appeared on the United States Census, at Jasper County, Mississippi.12

Rufus Allen Welborn died on 25 December 1953 at Stringer, Jasper County, Mississippi, at age 86.2 and was buried on 27 December 1953 at Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery, Stringer, Jasper County, Mississippi.2,3

Child of Rufus Allen Welborn and Melva Elizabeth Wells

Citations

  1. His headstone spells Rufus as Ruffus.
  2. [S43] W. Monroe and Lanora Houston, Descendents of Aaron Welborn c 1798 - Sep 18 1858 and Lucy Stevenson Welborn c 1797 - c 1879 (11 Welborn Drive, Laurel, MS 39440 601-428-0087, e-mail address: Self Published, 1992). Hereinafter cited as Descendents of Aaron Welborn.
  3. [S451] Headstone and Cemetery Collection, Created by: Clem W. Akins Jr, Record added: Nov 13, 2008, Find A Grave Memorial# 31370698., Findagrave.com.
  4. [S34] 1870 United States Census, population schedule, Paulding, Jasper County, Mississippi, p. 605, family 62.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  5. [S35] 1880 United States Census, population schedule, Jasper County, Mississippi, p. 76, house 103, a farmer.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  6. [S28] Patricia and Edwards, Patricia N. Strickland, compiler, Who Married Whom in Jasper Co., Mississippi (P.O. Box 5147, Moss Point, MS 39563: Self published, 1994). Hereinafter cited as Who Married Whom in Jasper Co.
  7. [S1] 1900 United States Census, population schedule; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  8. [S1] 1900 United States Census, population schedule, Jasper County, Mississippi, p. 264, family 132. Rufus was a farmer.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  9. [S2] 1910 United States Census, population schedule, Jasper County, Mississippi, p. 225, family 3. Rufus was a salesman in a retail store.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  10. [S3] 1920 United States Census, population schedule, Southwest Beat, Jaspr County, Mississippi, Supervisor's District 5, Enumeration District 19, family 257.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  11. [S120] 1930 United States Census, population schedule, Beat 4 Southwest, Jasper County, Mississippi, Enumeration District 31-10, Supervisor's District 9, stamped page number 243, family 497.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  12. [S492] Family Search.org, online, citing "United States Census, 1940," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VYGT-P3F : accessed 01 Feb 2014), Rufus A Welborn, Beat 4, Jasper, Mississippi, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 31-10, sheet 18B, family 344, NARA digital publication of T627, roll 2033.. Hereinafter cited as Family Search.org.