Surname: Ledbetter

Claybank Cemetery Ozark Alabama

Margaret Claybank Cemetery is located about two miles from Ozark, Alabama on Ozark – Daleville Highway. This cemetery enumeration was performed in 1948 by Eustus Hayes and as such will provide details on headstones which may no longer be present in the cemetery. Lizzie E. Dowling June 25, 1853 – Oct 31, 1938. Wife of N. B. Dowling. N. B. Dowling Aug 15, 1853 – Mar 28, 1938. Hus of Lizzie E. Dowling. Leila Belle Dowling May 26, 1876 – Jan 14, 1933. Dau of S. L. & Sarah Jane Dowling. Samuel L. Dowling Nov 3, 1841 – Jan...

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Biography of James Franklin Ledbetter

James Franklin Ledbetter, of Muskogee, has been a resident of this city for about seventeen years and through the period has largely been an incumbent in public office. Much of his life has thus been given to public service and his record has been most commendable, being characterized by marked devotion to duty and efficiency in the discharge of the tasks which have devolved upon him. Arkansas numbers him among her native sons, his birth having occurred in Madison county, December 15, 1852. He obtained a public school education and in early life gave his attention to the occupation of farming, spending some time in active connection with agricultural interests. He was first called to public office when appointed deputy sheriff of Johnson county, Arkansas, a position which he filled for ten years, discharging his duties with marked promptness and fidelity and without fear or favor. For nine years he was a resident of Vinita, Indian Territory, serving as its deputy United States marshal, and for a period of two years he also filled the office of city marshal. It was on the 29th of July, 1894, that he took up his abode in Vinita and was employed by the American Express Company as a guard over money packages sent by express. On the 6th of January, 1905, Mr. Ledbetter became a resident of Muskogee. Here he has again filled public offices...

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James H. Ledbetter

Seaman, 2nd Class (Naval). Born in Montgomery County; the son of B. H. and Mrs. Annie Ledbetter. Entered service June 8, 1918, at Mt. Gilead. Sent to Camp Hampton Roads. Transferred to U. S. S. New Jersey. Transferred to U. S. S. Margarette, Sub. chaser, then to receiving ship at Norfolk. Mustered out at Norfolk, Va., July 14,...

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