Third Generation


37. John William ROBERTS was born on 7 December 1872 in Shelby Co, TN.82,83,210 211 He died Acute mitral stenosis on 19 October 1938 at the age of 65 in Shelby Co, TN.210,212 He was buried after 19 October 1938 at New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery in Germantown, Shelby, TN.82,210

John William ROBERTS and Mary Ann FIELDS were married on 4 April 1897 in Shelby Co, TN.205,213,214 They205,213,214 appeared in the census in 1900 at Civil Dist 10 in Shelby Co, TN.213 They213 appeared in the census in 1910 in Shelby Co, TN.215 John and Mary215 appeared in the census in 1920 at Ward 32 in Memphis, Shelby, TN.216 Mary Ann FIELDS was born on 16 March 1873 in Tennessee.217,218 She was born in March 1876 in Tennessee.213 She died on 12 July 1938 at the age of 62 in Shelby Co, TN.217 Mary was buried after 12 July 1938 at New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery in Germantown, Shelby, TN.217 She was also known as Mary.217

John William ROBERTS and Mary Ann FIELDS had the following children:

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William Dewey ROBERTS was born on 28 June 1898 in Shelby Co, TN.213,219,220 He served in the military on 12 September 1918 in Memphis, Shelby, TN.221 He died Arteriosclerosis on 24 June 1965 at the age of 66 in Shelby Co, TN.219,222 William was buried after 24 June 1965 at New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery in Germantown, Shelby, TN.219,222

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Walter Leslie ROBERTS was born on 20 June 1901 in Shelby Co, TN.216,223 He served in the military on 12 September 1918 in Memphis, Shelby, TN.224 He appeared in the census in 1940 in Memphis, Shelby, TN.225 Walter served in the military Enlisted, US Army on 14 October 1942 in Shelby Co, TN.226 He served in the military Honorable Discharge, US Army on 27 March 1943 in Shelby Co, TN.226 He died on 24 May 1970 at the age of 68 in Memphis, Shelby, TN.227 Walter was buried on 27 May 1970 at Memphis National Cemetery in Memphis, Shelby, TN.227

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Blanch Mahala ROBERTS was born in 1904 in Shelby Co, TN.216 She died on 10 November 1978 at the age of 74 at 6449 S Drexel in Chicago, Cook, IL.228

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Thomas ROBERTS was born in 1906 in Shelby Co, TN.216 He died on 28 June 1936 at the age of 30 at shot - homicide in Shelby Co, TN.229

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Edna Mae ROBERTS was born on 19 March 1907 in Shelby Co, TN.216,230,231 She appeared in the census in 1940 in Memphis, Shelby, TN.225 She died on 7 October 1955 at the age of 48 in Los Angeles, LA, CA.231,232 Edna was buried after 7 October 1955 at New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery in Germantown, Shelby, TN.232

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Mary Elizabeth ROBERTS was born on 20 September 1909 in Shelby Co, TN.216,233 She died on 30 July 1991 at the age of 81 in Shelby Co, TN.233

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Susan Bernice ROBERTS was born on 30 April 1911 in Shelby Co, TN.216,234 She appeared in the census in 1940 in Memphis, Shelby, TN.225 She died in July 1976 at the age of 65 in Shelby Co, TN.234

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Ida Myrtle ROBERTS was born on 15 December 1912 in Shelby Co, TN.216,235,236 She appeared in the census in 1940 in Memphis, Shelby, TN.225 She died on 1 June 1942 at the age of 29 in Memphis, Shelby, TN.235,236