John Stephen Treat

M, #166, b. May 1871, d. 18 September 1929
Father*Mason Stephen "Mace" Treat b. 5 Jan 1850, d. 10 Jun 1920
Mother*Mary Jane Tilley b. Dec 1849, d. 1900
Relationship2nd great-grandfather of Kellie Sue Thompson
Last Edited22 Jul 2012

Life Events

     John Stephen Treat was born in May 1871 at Arkansas; The 1920 Census shows John Stephen born in 1873. He was the son of Mason Stephen "Mace" Treat and Mary Jane Tilley.
John Stephen Treat married Josephine Huffines, daughter of William H Huffines and Manerva A Sisk, on 27 April 1890 at Searcy County, Arkansas; On the 1900 Census, Josephine is listed as the mother of 5 children with 4 children living.
Arkansas County Marriages, 1837-1957
Groom J S Treat
Groom's Age 19
Groom's Estimated Birth Year 1871
Groom's Residence Big Flat, Searcy, Arkansas
Bride Josephine Huffines
Bride's Name 20
Bride's Estimated Birth Year 1870
Bride's Residence Big Flat, Searcy, Arkansas
Marriage Date 27 Apr 1890
Marriage License Date 26 Apr 1890
Marriage Place , Searcy, Arkansas, United States
Film number 1031118
Digital Folder Number 4326240
Image number 00630
Page number 449
Source Arkansas County Marriage Records, 1837-1957
"Arkansas County Marriages, 1838-1957", database, FamilySearch; from Arkansas Courts of Common Pleas and County Clerks. digital images of originals housed at various county courthouses in the State of Arkansas. Marriage records. FHL microfilm, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.

John Stephen Treat married Maggie Bryant, daughter of (?) Bryant and (?), on 14 December 1912 at Stone, Arkansas.
Arkansas County Marriages, 1837-1957 for J S Treat
Groom: J S Treat
Groom's Age: 40
Groom's Estimated Birth Year: 1872
Groom's Residence: Big Flat, Baxter, Arkansas
Bride: Maggie Bryant
Bride's Age: 26
Bride's Estimated Birth Year: 1886
Bride's Residence: Mountain View, Stone, Arkansas
Marriage Date: 14 Dec 1912
Marriage License Date: 14 Dec 1912
Marriage Place: , Stone, Arkansas, United States
Film Number: 1031178
Digital Folder Number: 4326252
Image Number: 00330
Page Number: 475
Source: Arkansas County Marriage Records, 1837-1957


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He died on 18 September 1929 at Stone, Arkansas, at age 58.
Arkansas Death Index, 1914-1950
about John S Treat Name: John S Treat
Death Day: 18
Death Month: Sep
Death Year: 1929
County: Stone
Roll Number: 19241933

Source Information:

Ancestry.com. Arkansas Death Index, 1914-1950 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.
Original data: Division of Vital Records, Arkansas Department of Health. Arkansas Death Index, 1914-1950. Arkansas: Arkansas Genealogical Society. Microfiche.

Census Enumerations

  • 21 June 1900, Beaver Township, Searcy County, Arkansas
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about John Treat Name: John Treat
    Home in 1900: Beaver, Searcy, Arkansas
    Age: 29
    Birth Date: May 1871
    Birthplace: Arkansas
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
    Mother's Birthplace: Arkansas
    Spouse's name: Josiphene Treat
    Marriage Year: 1890
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 10
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Treat 29
    Josiphene Treat 31
    William M Treat 8
    Mary Treat 5
    John Z Treat 2
    Isaac A Treat 7/12
    William H Huffines 17

    Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Beaver, Searcy, Arkansas; Roll T623_76; Page: 17A; Enumeration District: 120.

    Source Information:

    Ancestry.com. 1900 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations 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.
  • 20 June 1920, Beaver Township, Searcy County, Arkansas
    1920 United States Federal Census
    about John S Trent Name: John S Trent
    [John S Treat]
    Home in 1920: Beaver, Searcy, Arkansas
    Age: 47
    Estimated birth year: abt 1873
    Birthplace: Arkansas
    Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
    [Head]
    Spouse's name: Maggie Trent
    Father's Birth Place: Arkansas
    Mother's Birth Place: Arkansas
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Sex: Male
    Home owned: Own
    Able to read: Yes
    Able to Write: Yes
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    John S Trent 47
    Maggie Trent 31
    Tillman Trent 18
    Albert Trent 16
    Olis Trent 12
    Roy Trent 10
    Myrtle Trent 7
    Rubel Trent 3
    [3 11/12]
    Zella Trent 1
    [1 0/12]

    Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Beaver, Searcy, Arkansas; Roll T625_81; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 109; Image: 362.

    Source Information:

    Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.
    Original data: Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. (NARA microfilm publication T625, 2076 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA. Note: Enumeration Districts 819-839 are on roll 323 (Chicago City).
  • 14 June 1880, Bear Creek Township, Searcy County, Arkansas
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Mason A Treat Name: Mason Stephen Treat
    [Mason A]
    Home in 1880: Bear Creek, Searcy, Arkansas
    Age: 29
    Estimated birth year: abt 1851
    Birthplace: Arkansas
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Mary J
    Father's birthplace: Ohio
    Mother's birthplace: Ohio
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Farmer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Cannot read/write:

    Blind:

    Deaf and dumb:

    Otherwise disabled:

    Idiotic or insane: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Mason A Treat 29
    Mary J Treat 31
    Nancy E Treat 10
    John S Treat 9
    Richard T Treat 2
    Mary J Treat 5m


    Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Bear Creek, Searcy, Arkansas; Roll 56; Family History Film: 1254056; Page: 472A; Enumeration District: 174; Image: 0629.

    Source Information:

    Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1880 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints © Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site.
    Original data: Tenth Census of the United States, 1880. (NARA microfilm publication T9, 1,454 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C.

Timeline

  • John Stephen Treat was born in May 1871 at Arkansas; The 1920 Census shows John Stephen born in 1873.
  • He was the son of Mason Stephen "Mace" Treat and Mary Jane Tilley.
  • John Stephen Treat appeared on the 1880 Federal Census Searcy County, Arkansas in the household of his parents, Mason Stephen "Mace" Treat and Mary Jane Tilley.
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Mason A Treat Name: Mason Stephen Treat
    [Mason A]
    Home in 1880: Bear Creek, Searcy, Arkansas
    Age: 29
    Estimated birth year: abt 1851
    Birthplace: Arkansas
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Mary J
    Father's birthplace: Ohio
    Mother's birthplace: Ohio
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Farmer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Cannot read/write:

    Blind:

    Deaf and dumb:

    Otherwise disabled:

    Idiotic or insane: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Mason A Treat 29
    Mary J Treat 31
    Nancy E Treat 10
    John S Treat 9
    Richard T Treat 2
    Mary J Treat 5m


    Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Bear Creek, Searcy, Arkansas; Roll 56; Family History Film: 1254056; Page: 472A; Enumeration District: 174; Image: 0629.

    Source Information:

    Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1880 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints © Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site.
    Original data: Tenth Census of the United States, 1880. (NARA microfilm publication T9, 1,454 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C.
  • John Stephen Treat married Josephine Huffines, daughter of William H Huffines and Manerva A Sisk, on 27 April 1890 at Searcy County, Arkansas; On the 1900 Census, Josephine is listed as the mother of 5 children with 4 children living.
    Arkansas County Marriages, 1837-1957
    Groom J S Treat
    Groom's Age 19
    Groom's Estimated Birth Year 1871
    Groom's Residence Big Flat, Searcy, Arkansas
    Bride Josephine Huffines
    Bride's Name 20
    Bride's Estimated Birth Year 1870
    Bride's Residence Big Flat, Searcy, Arkansas
    Marriage Date 27 Apr 1890
    Marriage License Date 26 Apr 1890
    Marriage Place , Searcy, Arkansas, United States
    Film number 1031118
    Digital Folder Number 4326240
    Image number 00630
    Page number 449
    Source Arkansas County Marriage Records, 1837-1957
    "Arkansas County Marriages, 1838-1957", database, FamilySearch; from Arkansas Courts of Common Pleas and County Clerks. digital images of originals housed at various county courthouses in the State of Arkansas. Marriage records. FHL microfilm, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • His son William Mason Treat was born on 12 February 1892 at Big Flat, Baxter County, Arkansas.
  • His daughter Mary Treat was born in October 1894 at Arkansas.
  • His son John Zachary Treat was born in July 1897 at Arkansas.
  • His son Isaac Asburn Treat was born in October 1899 at Arkansas.
  • His mother Mary Jane Tilley died in 1900 at Big Flat, Baxter County, Arkansas.
  • John Stephen Treat and Josephine Huffines appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Searcy County, Arkansas, at Beaver Township, enumerated 21 June 1900. Their children William Mason, Mary, John Zachary and Isaac Asburn were listed as living with them.
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about John Treat Name: John Treat
    Home in 1900: Beaver, Searcy, Arkansas
    Age: 29
    Birth Date: May 1871
    Birthplace: Arkansas
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
    Mother's Birthplace: Arkansas
    Spouse's name: Josiphene Treat
    Marriage Year: 1890
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 10
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Treat 29
    Josiphene Treat 31
    William M Treat 8
    Mary Treat 5
    John Z Treat 2
    Isaac A Treat 7/12
    William H Huffines 17

    Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Beaver, Searcy, Arkansas; Roll T623_76; Page: 17A; Enumeration District: 120.

    Source Information:

    Ancestry.com. 1900 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations 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.
  • His son Tillman Treat was born in 1902 at Arkansas.
  • His son Albert Thomas Treat was born in 1904 at Arkansas.
  • His wife Josephine Huffines died on 19 October 1905 at Stone County, Arkansas.
  • His son Otis Treat was born in 1908 at Arkansas.
  • His son Roy Treat was born in 1910 at Arkansas.
  • He was the father of the groom at the William Mason Treat/Margie Emaline Sarah Branscum wedding at Searcy County, Arkansas.
    Groom: William M Treat
    Groom's Age: 18
    Groom's Estimated Birth Year: 1892
    Groom's Residence: Big Flat, Baxter, Arkansas
    Bride: Margie Branscum
    Bride's Name: 16
    Bride's Estimated Birth Year: 1894
    Bride's Residence: Big Flat, Baxter, Arkansas
    Marriage Date: 18 Sep 1910
    Marriage License Date: 17 Sep 1910
    Marriage Place: , Searcy, Arkansas, United States
    Film number: 1031122
    Digital Folder Number: 4326244
    Image number: 00284
    Page number: 392
    Source: Arkansas County Marriage Records, 1837-1957
    Collection: Arkansas County Marriages, 1837-1957
    Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957 about William M Treat
    Name:     William M Treat
    Gender:     Male
    Age:     18
    Birth Year:     abt 1892
    Residence:     Big Flat, Baxter, Arkansas
    Spouse's Name:     Margie Branscum
    Spouse's Gender:     Female
    Spouse's Age:     16
    Spouse's Residence:     Big Flat, Baxter, Arkansas
    Marriage Date:     18 Sep 1910
    Marriage License Date:     17 Sep 1910
    Marriage county:     Searcy
    Event Type:     Marriage
    FHL Film Number:     1031122
    Source Information:
    Ancestry.com. Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
    Original data:
    "Arkansas County Marriages, 1838–1957." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2009, 2011. "Arkansas County Marriages, 1838–1957," database, FamilySearch; from Arkansas Courts of Common Pleas and County Clerks. Digital images of originals housed at various county courthouses in the State of Arkansas. Marriage records.
  • John Stephen Treat married Maggie Bryant, daughter of (?) Bryant and (?), on 14 December 1912 at Stone, Arkansas.
    Arkansas County Marriages, 1837-1957 for J S Treat
    Groom: J S Treat
    Groom's Age: 40
    Groom's Estimated Birth Year: 1872
    Groom's Residence: Big Flat, Baxter, Arkansas
    Bride: Maggie Bryant
    Bride's Age: 26
    Bride's Estimated Birth Year: 1886
    Bride's Residence: Mountain View, Stone, Arkansas
    Marriage Date: 14 Dec 1912
    Marriage License Date: 14 Dec 1912
    Marriage Place: , Stone, Arkansas, United States
    Film Number: 1031178
    Digital Folder Number: 4326252
    Image Number: 00330
    Page Number: 475
    Source: Arkansas County Marriage Records, 1837-1957
  • His daughter Myrtle Elizabeth Treat was born in 1913 at Arkansas.
  • His son Rubel Treat was born in July 1916 at Arkansas.
  • He was the father of the groom at the John Zachary Treat/Laura M Moreland wedding at Searcy, Arkansas.
    Arkansas County Marriages, 1837-1957 for John Z Treat
    Groom: John Z Treat
    Groom's Age: 20
    Groom's Estimated Birth Year: 1896
    Groom's Residence: Big Flat, Baxter, Arkansas
    Bride: Laura Moreland
    Bride's Age: 20
    Bride's Estimated Birth Year: 1896
    Bride's Residence: Big Flat, Baxter, Arkansas
    Marriage Date: 16 Sep 1916
    Marriage License Date: 15 Sep 1916
    Marriage Place: , Searcy, Arkansas, United States
    Film Number: 1031123
    Digital Folder Number: 4326245
    Image Number: 00506
    Page Number: 462
    Source: Arkansas County Marriage Records, 1837-1957
  • His father Mason Stephen "Mace" Treat died on 10 June 1920 at Big Flat, Arkansas.
  • John Stephen Treat and Maggie Bryant appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of Searcy County, Arkansas, at Beaver Township, enumerated 20 June 1920, as the owning the family general farm "free". John Stephen and Maggie are living next to John's son William Mason with another of his son's living on the other side of William, John Zachary. John Stephen, Maggie, Tillman, Albert, Otis, and Roy are able to read and write. Tillman, Albert, Otis, Roy, and Myrtle are attending school. The family speaks English. Their children Tillman, Albert Thomas, Otis, Roy, Myrtle Elizabeth and Rubel were listed as living with them.
    1920 United States Federal Census
    about John S Trent Name: John S Trent
    [John S Treat]
    Home in 1920: Beaver, Searcy, Arkansas
    Age: 47
    Estimated birth year: abt 1873
    Birthplace: Arkansas
    Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
    [Head]
    Spouse's name: Maggie Trent
    Father's Birth Place: Arkansas
    Mother's Birth Place: Arkansas
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Sex: Male
    Home owned: Own
    Able to read: Yes
    Able to Write: Yes
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    John S Trent 47
    Maggie Trent 31
    Tillman Trent 18
    Albert Trent 16
    Olis Trent 12
    Roy Trent 10
    Myrtle Trent 7
    Rubel Trent 3
    [3 11/12]
    Zella Trent 1
    [1 0/12]

    Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Beaver, Searcy, Arkansas; Roll T625_81; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 109; Image: 362.

    Source Information:

    Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.
    Original data: Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. (NARA microfilm publication T625, 2076 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA. Note: Enumeration Districts 819-839 are on roll 323 (Chicago City).
  • He was the father of the groom at the Otis Treat/Cleo L (?) wedding.
  • John Stephen Treat died on 18 September 1929 at Stone, Arkansas, at age 58.
    Arkansas Death Index, 1914-1950
    about John S Treat Name: John S Treat
    Death Day: 18
    Death Month: Sep
    Death Year: 1929
    County: Stone
    Roll Number: 19241933

    Source Information:

    Ancestry.com. Arkansas Death Index, 1914-1950 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.
    Original data: Division of Vital Records, Arkansas Department of Health. Arkansas Death Index, 1914-1950. Arkansas: Arkansas Genealogical Society. Microfiche.

Family 1

Josephine Huffines b. Mar 1870, d. 19 Oct 1905
Children

Family 2

Maggie Bryant b. 1889
Child