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Vernier Lee Friar

Female 1906 - 1976  (70 years)


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  • Name Vernier Lee Friar 
    Born 1906  Missouri. age 4 in 1910 Census. Age 17at time of marriage, on 5th May, 1923 she lived and was married at Okemah, Okfuskee County, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 1976 
    Person ID I123033  Ancestorium

    Father Marion Friar,   b. 1 Mar 1875, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1937, Burial Hillcrest Cemetery, Weleetka, Okfuskee County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Rosetta Smith,   b. 8 Jul 1881,   d. 11 Dec 1959  (Age 78 years) 
    Family ID F00421  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Arthur Powell,   b. Abt 1883, Texas. At time of marriage, aged 40, lived in Weleetka, Okfuskee County, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1933, Weleetka, Oklahoma maybe Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 50 years) 
    Married 5 Jun 1923  Okemah, Okfuskee County, Oklahoma, USA, She aged 17, he 40. per Marriage Record. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Norma Lee Powell,   b. Abt 1924, age 6 years in 1930 Census Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. UNKNOWN, Age 9. died of diabetes Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Elizabeth Louise "Betty" (Graham) Powell,   b. 6 Feb 1926, Waleetka, Okfuskee County, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1991, San Diego, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     3. Mary Etta "Mia" Day,   b. 12 Nov 1927, age 2years 3 months in 1930 census as Mary E Powell Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1974, (28 NOV 1974) Los Angeles, California, USA (around age 50-55 of diabetes) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
    Family ID F00551  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 John Charles Day,   b. 11 Jul 1907, Lincoln, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1963, Oakland, Alameda, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married 19 Oct 1933 
    Children 
     1. Terell Gene Day,   b. 7 May 1931,   d. 29 May 2012  (Age 81 years)
    Family ID F61740  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Macleod,   d. UNKNOWN 
    Married Abt 1940  her 3rd husband, 1940s or1050s Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F00580  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • In 1930 Census at her mothers home in North Fox, Lincoln, Oklahoma
      Daughter Verne L Powell23
      Granddaughter Norma L Powell6
      Granddaughter Betty L Powell 4½
      Granddaughter Mary E Powell 2 & 3months
      Shown below
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      Verna L Day
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/154165142/verna-l-day
      BIRTH 19 Jul 1906
      DEATH 18 Jan 1976 (aged 69)
      BURIAL Evergreen Cemetery, Oakland, Alameda County, California, USA
      PLOT Garden of Faith
      MEMORIAL ID 154165142 ·
      Inscription
      on Jordan's stormy banks
      Family Members
      Spouse
      John Charles Day 1907–1963
      Vernier Lee Friar
      in the Oklahoma, U.S., County Marriage Records, 1890-1995
      Detail Source
      Name: Vernier Lee Friar
      Gender: Female
      Age: 17
      Birth Date: abt 1906
      Marriage Date: 5 Jun 1923
      Marriage Place: Okfuskee, Oklahoma, USA
      Mother: Rosetta Friar
      Spouse: Arthur Powell
      Film Number: 001306094
      https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/963298300:61379
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      Arthur Powell
      in the Oklahoma, U.S., County Marriage Records, 1890-1995
      Detail Source
      Name: Arthur Powell
      Gender: Male
      Age: 40
      Birth Date: abt 1883
      Marriage Date: 5 Jun 1923
      Marriage Place: Okfuskee, Oklahoma, USA
      Spouse: Vernier Lee Friar
      Film Number: 001306094
      https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/63298300:61379
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      Arthur Powell and Vernier Lee Friar Marriage Record
      64 2867 MARRIAGE RECORD
      ________________________________________________________________________

      APPLICATION FOR MARRIAGE LICENSE

      STATE OF OKLAHOMA, OKFUSKEE COUNTY, SS. IN COUNTY COURT
      I …Arthur Powell…, the undersigned, herby apply for a marriage License to be issued to
      myself, aged …40… years, whose residence is …Weleetka…,
      state of …Oklahoma…, and Miss Vernier Lee Friar… age …17… years,
      whose residence is …Weleetka…, state of …Oklahoma…, and for the purpose of procuring the same do
      solemnly swear that I have personal knowledge of the facts herein stated: that the names, ages and places of residence of the said parties are
      truly and correctly set out above; that neither of the said parties are disqualified or incapable under law of entering into the marriage rela-
      tion, nor are they related to each other within the degrees prohibited by law. That I am …40… years
      of age, and reside in …Weleetka…, county of …Okfuskee…, state of …Oklahoma…
      …Arthur Powel…l Applicant
      Subscribed and sworn to me , this …5th …day of …June… 1923
      ...M. I. Jones… Court Clerk
      Color………A.R. Taylor… Deputy
      ______________________________________________________________________________
      I, the undersigned, …Rosetta Friar mother of Vernier Lee Friar…
      named in the above application as being of the age of …17…years, do hereby consent to…her… marriage to
      … Arthur Powell…
      Dated at …Okemah,… Oklahoma, the … 5th…day of …June…1923
      …Rosetta Friar… Parent or Guardian
      ____________________________________________________________________________
      STATE OF OKLAHOMA, OKFUSKEE COUNTY, SS
      BEFORE ME, …AR Taylor Deputy Clerk…in and for the said County
      and State, on the …5th… day of …June… 1923, personally appeared
      …… Mrs Rosetta Friar…………
      to me know to be the identical person….. who executed the within and foregoing instrument, and acknowledge to me that
      executed the sane as ….her… free and voluntary act and deed for the uses and purposes therein set forth.
      WITNESS my hand and official seal, the day and date above written
      ……..M.B. Jones……..County Clerk
      By …AR Taylor …Deputy
      _____________________________________________________________________________
      MARRIAGE LICENSE
      STATE OF OKLAHOMA, OKFUSKEE COUNTY, SS IN COUNTY COURT
      To Any Person Authorized to Perform the Marriage Ceremony, --Greeting:

      You are hereby authorized to join in marriage Mr… Arthur Powell…. (white)…
      of …Weleetka…, County of …Okfuskee…, state of …Oklahoma…..
      age….40…. years, and M…..iss Vernier Lee Friar…… (white)…
      of …Weleetka…, County of …Okfuskee…, state of …Oklahoma…..
      aged 17 years. And of this License you will make due return to my office within thirty days of this date
      .
      WITNESS my hand and official seal Okemah, in the said County this , … 5th…day of… June…A.D. 1923
      ...M.C. Jones……..County Clerk
      …AR Taylor…… …Deputy
      ______________________________________________
      CERTIFICATE OF MARRIAGE
      STATE OF OKLAHOMA, OKFUSKEE COUNTY, SS
      I …T.J. Klais………..Justice of the Peace….
      …….Name…………..Official Designation Court or Congregation
      of …Okemah…… in Okfuskee County, State of Oklahoma, do hereby
      certify that I joined in marriage the persons in and authorized by this License to be married, on the …5th…day of
      …. June…. A.D. 1923 at …Okemah…, in Okfuskee County, Oklahoma,
      in the presence of …H.B. VonPelt…of …Okemah, Okla…
      and … E.A Gaston….. of…Okemah, Okla…….
      …….. H.B. VonPelt….. .. E.A Gaston………Witnesses …… T.J. Klais…
      …….Justice of the Peace Official or Clerical designation
      __________________________- Returned and Recorded this…….5…….. day of …June……..1923
      M. C. Jones… Court Clerk
      …. By Pauline Donenport. Deputy…
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      Verna L Powell
      in the 1930 United States Federal Census
      Detail Source Discover
      Name: Verna L Powell
      Birth Year: abt 1907
      Gender: Female
      Race: White
      Age in 1930: 23
      Birthplace: Missouri
      Marital Status: Widowed
      Relation to Head of House: Daughter
      [Head]
      Home in 1930: North Fox, Lincoln, Oklahoma, USA
      Map of Home: North Fox, Lincoln, Oklahoma
      Ward of City: x
      Institution: x
      House Number: 4
      Dwelling Number: 171
      Family Number: 177
      Attended School: No
      Able to Read and Write: Yes
      Father's Birthplace: Arkansas
      Mother's Birthplace: Missouri
      Able to Speak English: Yes
      Occupation: Hired Help
      Industry: Resturant
      Class of Worker: Wage or salary worker
      Employment: Yes
      Household Members Age Relationship
      Marion Friar 55 Head
      Rosetta Friar 48 Wife
      Henry V Friar 19 Son
      Zelda F Friar 14 Daughter
      Geneva M Friar 10 Daughter
      Emil J Friar 8 Son
      Alfreda C Friar 3 Daughter
      Verna L Powell 23 Daughter
      Norma L Powell 6 Granddaughter
      Bettie L Powell 4 Granddaughter
      Mary E Powell 2 Granddaughter
      https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/94116151:6224
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      Verna Lee Friar
      in the Oklahoma, U.S., County Marriage Records, 1890-1995
      Detail Source
      Name: Verna Lee Friar
      Gender: Female
      Age: 27
      Birth Date: abt 1906
      Marriage Date: 19 Oct 1933
      Marriage Place: Oklahoma, Oklahoma, USA
      Spouse:
      John C Day
      Film Number: 002169114
      https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/963782684:61379
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      Varna Lee Friar
      in the U.S., Newspapers.com Marriage Index, 1800s-current
      Detail Source
      Name: Varna Lee Friar
      Gender: Female
      Residence Date: Abt 1933
      Residence Place: Agra Okla
      Marriage Date: Abt 1933
      Spouse: John C Day
      https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/292372593:62116
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      Verna Day
      in the 1940 United States Federal Census
      Detail Source Discover
      Name: Verna Day
      Respondent: Yes
      Age: 34
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1906
      Gender: Female
      Race: White
      Birthplace: Arkansas
      Marital Status: Married
      Relation to Head of House: Wife
      Home in 1940: Oakland, Alameda, California
      Map of Home in 1940: Oakland, Alameda, California
      Street: Foothill Boulevard
      House Number: 2025
      Inferred Residence in 1935: Fort Riley, Riley, Kansas
      Residence in 1935: Fort Riley, Riley, Kansas
      Resident on farm in 1935: No
      Sheet Number: 2A
      Occupation: Waitress
      Attended School or College: No
      Hours Worked Week Prior to Census: 48
      Class of Worker: Wage or salary worker in private work
      Weeks Worked in 1939: 0
      Income: 0
      Income Other Sources: No
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Household Members Age Relationship
      John C Day 33 Head
      Verna Day 34 Wife
      Maryetta Day 12 Daughter
      Albert L Day 15 Brother
      https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/74300956:2442