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Archie M. Travis, Sr.

Male 1883 - 1933  (50 years)


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  • Name Archie M. Travis  [1, 2
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 2 Sep 1883  Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 Oct 1933  [2
    Buried Sunrise Cemetery, Sunrise, Forrest County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • A family member emailed, in January 2012, that Archie "had a brother, Louis Travis, who lived in Lubbock, Texas, and had two sisters and one other brother, Ella Travis Davis and Katy Travis (never married) and Grover Travis."
    • (Research):
      Census Listings:

      1920 Forrest Co, MS Census
      E. D. 16, Beat 3
      12 & 13 January 1920
      Reel: T625-875 Page: 9B (Stamped 176)
      Dwelling 190 Family 190
      Travis, Archie, Head, Owns home, Free of mortgage, M, W, 36 yrs, Married, Can read, write, b Mississippi, Fa Mississippi, Mo Mississippi, Speaks English, Farming, General, OA
      Travis, Willie, Wife, F, W, 32 yrs, Married, Can read, write, b Mississippi, Fa Mississippi, Mo Mississippi, Speaks English, No occupation
      Travis, Archie, Son, M, W, 5 yrs, Single, b Mississippi, Fa Mississippi, Mo Mississippi
      Travis, Nettie, Daughter, F, W, 3 yrs, Single, b Mississippi, Fa Mississippi, Mo Mississippi, No occupation

      (Copied from the "From Dogwood to Bluebonnets" Tree at WorldConnect)

      1930 Census
      Mississippi, Forrest County, Beat 3
      Enumerated April 22, 1930
      ED 18-11 SD 11 Sheet 12A Stamped 251
      Local Road
      261-255
      Travis, Archie Head M W 48 M 28 Miss Miss Miss Operator Grading Machine
      Travis, Willie Wf F W 40 M 22 Miss Miss Miss
      Travis, Archie Jr Son M W 15 S Miss Miss Miss
      Travis, Nettie Dtr F W 13 S Miss Miss Miss
      Travis, David Son M W 10 S Miss Miss Miss
      Travis, Carlene Dtr F W 4 S Miss Miss Miss
    Person ID I38743  Strong Family Tree
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2012 

    Father Eli Columbus Travis,   b. Abt 1855, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Mary Catherine McKenzie,   b. May 1855, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 14 Dec 1881  Perry County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • MSGENWEB: Perry Co, MS Webpage:
      Perry Co, MS Marriages:
      TRAVIS, E C McKENZIE, Mary 1881 December,14
    Family ID F11837  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Willie Olivia Odom,   b. 1 Dec 1887, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1953  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 22 Dec 1912  Perry County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • MSGENWEB: Perry Co, MS Webpage
      Perry County, MS Marriages:
      TRAVIS, Archie ODOM, Willie 1912 December 22
    Children 
     1. Archie Maurice Travis, Jr.,   b. 9 Oct 1914, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1993  (Age 78 years)
     2. Annette "Nettie" Eugenia Travis,   b. 2 Feb 1917, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1999  (Age 82 years)
     3. William David Travis,   b. 2 Feb 1920, Forrest County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1971, Forrest County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     4. Ruth Karlene Travis,   b. 11 Sep 1925, Forrest County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 2004, Georgetown, Williamson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Last Modified 15 Jan 2012 
    Family ID F11834  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Dec 1912 - Perry County, Mississippi Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Sources 
    1. [S564] 1930 United States Federal Census [Ancestry.com. database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002., (Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626, 2,667 rolls. Containing records for approximately 123 million Americans, the 1930 United States Federal Census is the largest census released to date and is the most recent census available for public access. The census gives us a glimpse into the lives of Americans in 1930, and contains information about a household’s family members and occupants including: birthplaces, occupations, immigration, citizenship, and military service. The names of those listed in the census are linked to actual images of the 1930 Census.), Mississippi, Forrest County, Beat 3 Enumerated April 22, 1930 ED 18-11 SD 11 Sheet 12A Stamped 251 Local Road 261-255 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S873] Find A Grave [database online]; http://www.findagrave.com/, (Thousands of contributors submit new listings, updates, corrections, photographs and virtual flowers every hour to the FIND A GRAVE website. When it comes to administrating, building and maintaining the site, Find A Grave is largely operated by its founder, Jim Tipton.).

    3. [S384] 1900 United States Federal Census [Ancestry.com database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004, (Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, 1854 rolls. This database is an index to individuals enumerated in the 1900 United States Federal Census, the Twelfth Census of the United States. Census takers recorded many details including each person's name, address, relationship to the head of household, color or race, sex, month and year of birth, age at last birthday, marital status, number of years married, the total number of children born of the mother, the number of those children living, birthplace, birthplace of father and mother, if the individual was foreign born, the year of immigration and the number of years in the United States, the citizenship status of foreign-born individuals over age twenty-one, occupation, and more. Additionally, the names of those listed on the population schedule are linked to actual images of the 1900 Federal Census.), Mississippi, Perry County, Beat 2 Enumerated 25 Jun 1900 SD 6 ED 88 Sheets 19A and 19B  Stamped 116 356-359 (Reliability: 3).