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Ida Ross Lewter

 

A-4-61 Ida Ross Lewter, daughter of James Madison Lewter and Margaret Rose Anderson, was born on 24 Feb 1871 in Elkton, Giles County, Tennessee. She died on 20 Feb 1959 in Mid-State Baptist Hospital, Nashville, Tennessee. She was buried in Elkton Cemetery, Giles County, Tennessee. She married George Washington Puckett son of Isaac White Puckett and Mary Caldonia Beatty. He was born on 29 Jul 1865 in Giles County, Tennessee. He died on 25 Sep 1952. He was buried in Gatlin Cemetery, Limestone County, Alabama.

 

George Washington Puckett and Ida Ross Lewter were married on 29 Dec 1886 in Giles County, Tennessee. They had the following children:

 

A-5-128 Mary Inez Puckett was born on 22 Sep 1888. She married Rufus Knox Pitts on 27 Aug 1913 in Giles County, Tennessee. She died on 14 Nov 1972.

 

A-5-129 Virginia Adelaide Puckett was born on 22 Jan 1890 in Elkton, Giles County, Tennessee. She died on 09 Sep 1970 in Atlanta, De Kalb County, Georgia. She was also known as Ada.

 

A-5-130 Margaret Ozelle Puckett was born on 03 Oct 1892. She died in Jun 1971 in Chipley, Washington County, Florida.

 

A-5-131 Granville W. Puckett was born on 05 Apr 1894. He married Mary Francis McNeese on 12 May 1918 in Giles Co., Tennessee. He died on 08 Dec 1965 in Giles County, Tennessee. He was buried in Elkton Cemetery, Giles County, Tn..

 

A-5-132 George Lofton Puckett was born on 14 Feb 1896 in Elkton, Giles County, Tn.. He died on 18 Apr 1931. He was buried in Elkton Cemetery, Giles County, Tn..

 

A-5-133 Shelby Puckett was born in May 1897.

 

A-5-134 Deward Allen Puckett was born on 02 Jul 1899 in Elkton, Giles County, Tn..

 

A-5-135 Malema Ida Puckette was born in May 1897. She died in 1967 in Charleston, South Carolina,.

 

A-5-136 William Emmon Puckette was born on 10 Feb 1906. He died on 05 Aug 1915.

 

Notes for George Washington Puckett:

 

1880 Census, Dist. 1, Giles County, Tn. 7 June 1880, Page 15

142 Puckett, I.W. W M 49 Farmer Md. Tn. NC Tn.

                     Mary C. W F 43 Wife Md. Tn. Ga. Ga.

                     Ada W F 16 Dau. S Tn. tn. Ga.

                    George W. W M 14 Son S Tn. Tn. Tn.

                    Mary W F 9 Dau. S Tn. Tn. Tn.

                    Ellen R. W F 11 Dau. S Tn. Tn. Tn.

                    Lizzie W F 7 Dau. S Tn. Tn. Tn.

                    Ida D. W F 3 Dau. S Tn. Tn. Tn.

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1880 Census, District 1, Giles County, Tennessee 7 June 1880, Page 16

J. M. LUTER Self M Male W 42 TN Farmer NC NC

Margerett LUTER Wife M Female W 43 TN Keeping House TN VA

Ada A. LUTER Dau S Female W 9 TN At Home TN TN

Ida R. LUTER Dau S Female W 8 TN At Home TN TN

Derwood LUTER Son S Male W 7 TN At Home TN TN

Robt. Lee LUTER Son S Male W 5 TN At Home TN TN

Mattie LUTER Dau S Female W 3 TN At Home TN TN

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1900 Census, Dist. 23, Civil Dist. 9, Giles County, Tn. 6 June 1900, page 256B

66 66 Puckett, George Head W M July 1865 34 md. 13 yrs. Tn. Tn. Tn. Merchant

                         Ida Wife W F Feb. 1871 29 md. 13 yrs. 7 7 Tn. Tn. Tn.

                         Inez Dau. W F Oct. 1888 11 S Tn. Tn. Tn. At School

                         Virnia Dau. W F Jan. 1890 10 S Tn. Tn. Tn. At School

                         Orval Son W M Oct. 1891 8 S Tn. Tn. Tn. At School

                         Granville Son W M Apr. 1893 7 S Tn. Tn. Tn. At School

                         Lofton Son W M Feb. 1895 5 S Tn. Tn. Tn.

                        Shirley Son W M May 1897 3 S Tn. Tn. Tn.

                        Deward Son W M July 1899 10/12 Tn. Tn. Tn.

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1910 Census, Elkton, Giles County, Tn. Martin St. (?) 9th. Civil Dist. 9 & 10 May 1910 Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Elkton, Giles, Tennessee; Roll T624_1500; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 24; Image: 905.

Puckette, G.W. Head M W 45 Md. 23 yrs. Tn. Tn. Tn.

               Ida Ross Wife F W 40 Md. 23 yrs. Tn. Tn. Tn. 9 Ch. 9 Living

              Mary Inez Dau. F W 21 S Tn. Tn. Tn.

              Virginia Inez Dau. F W 20 S Tn. (Looks like Ada to me)

              Margaret Ozelle Dau. M W 18 S Tn.

              Granville Son M W 17 S Tn.

              George Lofton Son M W 15 S Tn.

              Shelby Son M W 12 S Tn.

              Deward Son M W 10 S Tn.

              Malema Ida Dau. F W 7 S Tn.

             William Emmon Son M W 3 S Tn.

Inumerator: Miss Inez Puckette

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1920 Census, Elkton, Giles County, Tn. 9th Civil Dist. 8 Jan. 1920

Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Elkton, Giles, Tennessee; Roll T625_1740; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 31; Image: 890

Pulaski & Elkton Pike

18 18 Prickett, Ida Head F W 47 Divorced Tn. Tn. Tn.

                        Virginia Dau. F W 29 S Tn. Tn. Tn.

                        Ozell Dau. F W 27 S Tn. Tn. Tn.

                        Granville Son M W 26 S Tn.

                        Lofton Son M W 24 S Tn.

                        Shelley Son M W 22 S Tn.

                        Deward Son M W 20 S Tn.

                        Malima Dau. F W 17 S Tn.

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1930 Census, Dist. 9, Giles County, Tn. April 11, 1930 Page 5A

Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: District 9, Giles, Tennessee; Roll 2248; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 17; Image: 802.0.

W.S. Highway #31, Elkton, tn.

Puckett, Ida Head F W 56 Widow Tn. Tn. Tn.

             Granville Son M W 34 S Tn. Tn. Tn.

             Lofton Son M W 32 S Tn.

             Jackson Eddie Z Boarder F W 25 S Tn. Tn. Tn. Teacher, High School

Inumerator: Mrs. Kate Puckett

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1900 Census, Dist. 23, Civil Dist. 9, Giles County, Tn., 6 June 1900, Page 4B

66 66 Puckett, George Head W M July 1865 34 Md 13 yrs. Tn. Tn. Tn. Merchant

                        Ida Wife W F Feb. 1871 29 Md 13 yrs. Tn. Tn. Tn.

                        Inez Dau. W F Oct. 1888 11 S Tn. Tn. Tn.

                        Virgia Dau. W F Jan. 1890 10 S Tn. Tn. tn.

                        Orell Son W M Oct. 1891 8 S Tn. Tn. tn.

                        Granvill Son W M Apr. 1893 7 S Tn. Tn. Tn.

                        Lofton Son W M Feb. 1895 5 S Tn. Tn. Tn.

                       Shelby Son W M May 1897 3 S Tn. Tn. Tn.

                       Dewood Son W M July 1899 11/12 Tn. Tn. Tn.

 

 

Notes for Ida Ross Lewter:

 

The Pulaski Citizen, Feb 25, 1959

Funeral services for Mrs. Ida Lewter Puckett, 88, native of Elkton, were held at 2 o’clock Sunday afternoon at Elkton Methodist Church with the rites conducted by the Rev. J. W. Higgins of Westmoreland. Burial took place in Elkton Cemetery.

Mrs. Puckett died Friday at Mid-State Baptist Hospital in Nashville.

 

Mrs. Puckett who had made her home in Nashville for ten years, was born at Elkton, the daughter of the late James Madison Lewter and Margaret Anderson Lewter. Her husband, George W. Puckett, died in 1953.

 

Mrs. Puckett, a member of the Elkton Baptist Church, is survived by four daughters, Mrs. R. K. Pitts, Shelbyville, Mrs. John Copeland and Mrs. Frank Ross, both of Charleston, S. C. , and Mrs. B. S. Donnan, Chipley, Fla.; three sons, Granville W. Puckett and D. A. Puckett, both of Nashville, S. B. Puckett,

Knoxville; nine grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren. Charles I. Puckett of Elkton is a brother-in-law.