SLAVENS Family

First Generation

1. James Kenmore1 Slavens(4909) was born in Monroe Co, Iowa September 26, 1867. James died January 26, 1932 in Bartlesville, Wachington Co, OK, at 64 years of age.

He married Elizabeth Jane Dixon in Greeley, Anderson Co, Kansas, 1886. Jennie was born in Oelwein, Iowa February 1869. Jennie was the daughter of James Dixon and Christiana Myers. Jennie died April 28, 1950 in Bartlesville, Wachington Co, OK, at 81 years of age. In the 1900 census Greeley City, Walker Twp, Anderson Co Kansas page 330, James (age 33?) is recorded with his wife Jennie (age 31), Martha (age 12), Orin (age 10), Carrie (age 9), Della (age 6), Hazel (age 2) and Henry (age 8m). They have been married for 14 years and have had 6 children. James is a farmer born in Iowa. They are recorded right next door to Jennie's brother George.

In the 1910 census Greeley City, Walker Twp, Anderson Co Kansas page 203, James (age 44) is recorded with his wife Jennie (age 41), Orin (age 21), Hazel (age 12) Henry (age 10) and Flenrier? (age 8). They have been married for 24 years and have had 7 children. James is a laborer doing odd jobs born in Iowa.

In the 1920 census Dewey Twp, Washington Co, Oklahoma page 5, James (age 54) is recorded with his wife Jennie (age 50), and Henry (age 20). James is an Engineer in a Gas Plant.

James Kenmore Slavens and Elizabeth Jane Dixon had the following children:

child 2 i. Martha Christine2 Slavens was born in Greeley Twp, Anderson Co, KS September 18, 1886. Martha died July 17, 1965 in Bartlesville, Wachington Co, OK, at 78 years of age. She married William Martin Fowler in Garnett, Anderson Co, Kansas, November 7, 1906. William was born March 30, 1886. William died December 1972 in Bartlesville, Wachington Co, OK, at 86 years of age.

child + 3 ii. Orin Clyde Slavens was born September 19, 1888.

child 4 iii. Kathryn Manola Slavens was born in Greeley Twp, Anderson Co, KS January 4, 1891. Carrie died September 9, 1970 in Bartlesville, Wachington Co, OK, at 79 years of age. She married Earl Cowell in Collinsville, Tulsa Co, Oklahoma, August 1924. Earl was born about 1891.

child 5 iv. Delta Jean Slavens(4910) was born in Greeley Twp, Anderson Co, KS December 8, 1893. Delta died December 1, 1985 in Bartlesville, Wachington Co, OK, at 91 years of age. She married Elmer Palmer Fowler in Independence, Montgomery Co, KS, June 10, 1910. Elmer was born about 1893. (Additional notes for Elmer Palmer Fowler(4911))

child 6 v. Hazel Beatrice Slavens was born in Greeley Twp, Anderson Co, KS June 10, 1897. Hazel died August 11, 1960 in Bartlesville, Wachington Co, OK, at 63 years of age. She married Ralph Alexander Brakey in Fredonia, Wilson Co, KS, December 10, 1913. Ralph was born about 1897.

child 7 vi. Henry Dixon Slavens(4912) was born in Greeley Twp, Anderson Co, KS September 30, 1900. Henry died August 1986 in Buena Vista, Chaffee Co, Colorado, at 85 years of age.

child 8 vii. Florence Eveleena Slavens was born in Greeley, Anderson Co, Kansas January 23, 1902. Florence died December 4, 1985 in Bartlesville, Wachington Co, OK, at 83 years of age. She married Ollie Leo Williams in Bartlesville, Wachington Co, OK, March 17, 1918. Ollie was born about 1900. (Additional notes for Ollie Leo Williams(4913))

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