Venna Elizabeth Stansell

F, #177, b. 10 June 1902, d. 28 February 1987
FatherWilliam Oliver Stansell b. 1 Aug 1878, d. 24 Oct 1922
MotherSusan Angeline King b. 24 Apr 1878, d. 2 Sep 1943
RelationshipGreat-grandmother of Kellie Sue Thompson
Last Edited18 Apr 2015

Life Events

     Venna Elizabeth Stansell was born on 10 June 1902 at Whorton Creek, Madison, Arkansas.

Venna Elizabeth Stansell married Vernon "Vern" Thompson, son of William Alfred Thompson and Ireva Waggonner, on 23 August 1921 at Madison, Arkansas.
Groom: Vern Thompson
Groom's Age: 33
Groom's Estimated Birth Year: 1888
Groom's Residence: Whorton, Madison, Arkansas
Bride: Venie Stansell
Bride's Name: 18
Bride's Estimated Birth Year: 1903
Bride's Residence: Whorton, Madison, Arkansas
Marriage Date: 23 Aug 1921
Marriage License Date: 22 Aug 1921
Marriage Place: , Madison, Arkansas, United States
Film number: 1035152
Digital Folder Number: 4331435
Image number: 00446
Page number: 127
Source: Arkansas County Marriage Records, 1837-1957
Collection: Arkansas County Marriages, 1837-1957


Her Social Security Number was (an unknown value) before 1951 at Arkansas.
Social Security Death Index about Venna Thompson
Name:     Venna Thompson     
SSN:     429-28-7627
Last Residence:     72764 Springdale, Washington, Arkansas, United States of America
Born:     10 Jun 1903
Died:     Feb 1987
State (Year) SSN issued:     Arkansas (Before 1951)

Source Citation: Number: 429-28-7627; Issue State: Arkansas; Issue Date: Before 1951.
Source Information:
Ancestry.com. Social Security Death Index [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011.
Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration.


Venna Elizabeth Stansell died on 28 February 1987 at Meadowview Lodge, Huntsville, Madison, Arkansas, at age 84.
Venna Elizabeth Stansell was buried 2 March 1987 Kingston Cemetery, Kingston, Madison, Arkansas, aged 84.

Census Enumerations

  • 21 April 1930, War Eagle Township, Madison County, Arkansas
    1930 United States Federal Census
    about Vern Thompson Name: Vern Thompson
    Home in 1930: War Eagle, Madison, Arkansas
    View Map
    Age: 41
    Estimated birth year: abt 1889
    Birthplace: Texas
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Spouse's name: Venna Thompson
    Race: White
    Occupation:

    Education:

    Military service:

    Rent/home value:

    Age at first marriage:

    Parents' birthplace: View image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Vern Thompson 41
    Venna Thompson 26
    Archie L Thompson 15
    Esther O Thompson 13
    Golda E Thompson 8
    Claud W Thompson 6
    Ruth P Thompson 4 6/12
    Crawford H Thompson 2 11/12
    Davie L Thompson 1 2/12


    Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: War Eagle, Madison, Arkansas; Roll 82; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 28; Image: 533.0.

    Source Information:

    Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations 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.
  • 23 April 1910, Kings River Township, Madison County, Arkansas
  • 13 January 1920, Whorton Creek Township, Madison County, Arkansas

Timeline

  • Venna Elizabeth Stansell appeared on the 1910 Federal Census Madison County, Arkansas in the household of her parents, William Oliver Stansell and Susan Angeline King.
  • Venna Elizabeth Stansell appeared on the 1920 Federal Census Madison County, Arkansas in the household of her parents, William Oliver Stansell and Susan Angeline King.
  • Her father William Oliver Stansell died on 24 October 1922.
  • Her son Claud William Thompson was born on 24 January 1924 at Truth, Madison, Arkansas.
  • Her daughter Ruth B Thompson was born on 20 September 1925.
  • Her son Crawford Herman "CH" Thompson was born on 29 April 1927.
  • Her daughter Dixie Thompson was born in 1929.
  • Venna Elizabeth Stansell and Vernon "Vern" Thompson appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Madison County, Arkansas, at War Eagle Township, enumerated 21 April 1930, as a farmer who rents the family farm with a monthly rental of $3. Vern was 23 when he was married for the first time. Venna was 17 when first married. Archie, Estelle, Goldie, and Claude were attending school that year. Vern, Venna, Archie, and Estelle were listed as being able to read and write. Archie was a farm laborer on the family farm. Vern is shown as not being a veteran. Their children Archie, Estelle Pearl, Claud William, Ruth B, Crawford Herman "CH" and Dixie were listed as living with them.
    1930 United States Federal Census
    about Vern Thompson Name: Vern Thompson
    Home in 1930: War Eagle, Madison, Arkansas
    View Map
    Age: 41
    Estimated birth year: abt 1889
    Birthplace: Texas
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Spouse's name: Venna Thompson
    Race: White
    Occupation:

    Education:

    Military service:

    Rent/home value:

    Age at first marriage:

    Parents' birthplace: View image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Vern Thompson 41
    Venna Thompson 26
    Archie L Thompson 15
    Esther O Thompson 13
    Golda E Thompson 8
    Claud W Thompson 6
    Ruth P Thompson 4 6/12
    Crawford H Thompson 2 11/12
    Davie L Thompson 1 2/12


    Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: War Eagle, Madison, Arkansas; Roll 82; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 28; Image: 533.0.

    Source Information:

    Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations 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.
  • Her son Vernon "Pete" Thompson Jr. was born on 2 February 1931 at Truth, Madison, Arkansas.
  • Her daughter Lenora Floye Thompson was born on 12 February 1933.
  • Her daughter Geneva Rose "Rosie" Thompson was born in 1936.
  • Her son Charles Winford "Charlie" Thompson was born on 16 May 1937 at Truth, Madison, Arkansas.
  • Her mother Susan Angeline King died on 2 September 1943.
  • Venna Elizabeth Thompson of Metalton was listed in Susan Angeline King's obituary on 9 September 1943 as a surviving daughter.
  • She was the mother of the groom at the Crawford Herman "CH" Thompson/Gwendolyn Stout wedding at Madison, Arkansas.
  • She was the mother of the bride at the Lenora Floye Thompson/Dallas Butler wedding at Benton, Arkansas.
  • She was the mother of the bride at the Geneva Rose "Rosie" Thompson/Silas Richard "Junior" Dolph Jr. wedding at Scott, Arkansas.
  • Her husband Vernon "Vern" Thompson died on 16 October 1954 at Springdale, Washington, Arkansas.
  • Venna Elizabeth Thompson of the home in Springdale, Washington County, Arkansas was listed in Vernon "Vern" Thompson's obituary on 17 October 1954 as a surviving wife.
  • Venna Elizabeth Thompson of Huntsville, Madison, Arkansas was listed in John Samuel Stansell's obituary in May 1971 as a surviving sister.
  • Her son Vernon "Pete" Thompson Jr. died on 25 February 1980 at Sparks Memorial Hospital, Fort Smith, Sebastian, Arkansas.
  • Venna Elizabeth Thompson of Springdale, Washington, Arkansas was listed in Vernon "Pete" Thompson Jr.'s obituary in February 1980 as a surviving.
  • Venna Elizabeth Thompson of Springdale, Washington, Arkansas was listed in Archie Thompson's obituary in March 1981 as a surviving stepmother.
  • Her son Claud William Thompson died on 3 May 1984 at Huntsville, Madison, Arkansas.
  • Venna Elizabeth Thompson of Springdale, Washington, Arkansas was listed in Claud William Thompson's obituary on 7 May 1984 as a surviving mother.
  • Her son Charles Winford "Charlie" Thompson died on 6 December 1986.
  • Venna Elizabeth Thompson of Huntsville, Madison, Arkansas was listed in Charles Winford "Charlie" Thompson's obituary in December 1986 as a surviving mother.
  • Venna Elizabeth Stansell's obituary was published in March 1987 . Crawford Herman "CH" Thompson, Estelle Pearl Stamps, Lenora Floye Butler, Ruth B Griggs, Dixie Elzey and Geneva Rose "Rosie" Dolph were listed as survivors in the obituary. William Oliver Stansell, Susan Angeline Stansell and Vernon "Vern" Thompson preceded Venna Elizabeth Stansell in death.
    Vernon Thompson

    Mrs. Venna Thompson, 84, of Springdale, died Feb. 28, 1987, at Meadowview Lodge in Huntsville. She was born June 10, 1902, at Whorton Creek, Ark.; the daughter of Oliver and Susan King Stansell. She was a member of the Glad Tidings Assembly of God Church and the widow of Vernon Thompson, who preceded her in death on Oct. 16, 1954.

    Survivors include two sons, Crawford Thompson and John Thompson, both of Springdale; six daughters, Mrs. Estelle Stamps and Mrs. Floye Butler, both of Springdale, Mrs. Goldie Nobles of Howe, Okla., Mrs. Ruth Griggs and Mrs. Dixie Elzey, both of Huntsville, and Mrs. Rose Dolph of Tulsa, Okla.; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

    Funeral services were Monday, March 2, in the chapel of Brashears Funeral Home with the Rev. Cecil Garrison officiating. Interment was in the Kingston Cemetery under the direction of Brashears Funeral Home. Pallbearers were grandsons.

    Page U115 of the Clipping Books of the Madison County Genealogical Society Library.

Family

Vernon "Vern" Thompson b. 19 Feb 1889, d. 16 Oct 1954
Children