Pearl Risher1

F, #1874, b. 17 February 1873, d. 15 August 1926
Last Edited=4 Apr 2015
     Pearl Risher, daughter of John Asa Risher and Louisa (?), was born on 17 February 1873 at Mississippi.1,2 Pearl Risher was the daughter of John Asa Risher and Louisa (?)11

Pearl Risher married Thomas Manley Travis, son of Seth Travis and Almira Lou Colson Barbour, in 1895.1

Pearl Risher appeared on the United States census of 1 June 1900 in the household of Thomas Manley Travis at Laurel, Jones County, Mississippi.3

Pearl Risher died on 15 August 1926 at Hattiesburg, Forrest County, Mississippi, at age 53.1 and was buried at Hickory Grove Cemetery, Laurel, Jones County, Mississippi.1

Children of Pearl Risher and Thomas Manley Travis


  1. [S14] Family Tree Maker, online, Jane Embrose (e-mail address), downloaded 2004.
  2. [S451] Headstone and Cemetery Collection, Created by: rhonda hamilton, Record added: Nov 11, 2011, Find A Grave Memorial# 80285712.,
  3. [S1] 1900 United States Census, population schedule, Beat 2, Laurel, Jones County, Mississippi, Supervisor's District 6, Enumeration District 59, sheet 2B, line 83.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (; from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.