- Born: 11 May 1849, Lawrence, Kentucky, United States 1622
- Marriage: Mary Jane Davidson on 21 Nov 1873 in Parkville, Platte, Missouri, United States
- Buried: Bef 30 May 2005, Fairview Cemetery, Melrose, Cherokee, Kansas
Another name for Richard was Dick Large.
http://boards.ancestry.com/surnames.martin/2944.1/mb.ashx Mary June Power, McCarty wrote on 26 March 2002 :
I have been searching for my family roots for 21 years. My G-G-Grandfather was RICHARD JOSEPH LARGE, he married MARY JANE DAVIDSON. She was the daughter of MARY ELIZABETH FAEGOR-DAVIDSON and WILLIAM LARGE. Marriage date 11-21-1873, Parksville, Platt County, Missouri.
Mary Jane was born 3-11-1859 in Harrison County, Missouri. She died 5-10-1937, buried Fairview Cemetery, Melrose Kansas. Funeral Services were conducted by Lane Funeral Hme, of Miami, Oklahoma. Jim Thomas Funeral Home, Miami, Oklahoma has the records.
Parents of Richard Joseph Large: William Large and Nancy ____ Large.
Children of Richard Joseph and Mary Jane Large:
Mary Kathern (Large) Fish, Wills b. 5-6-1874, St. Paul, Neosho County, Kansas. Buried GAR Cemetary, Miami, Oklahoma, died 8-14-1939. ( Her last husband was BOB WILLS, of BOB WILLS and the TEXAS PLAYBOYS)
Dora Rena (Large) Thomas b. 2-4-1875, Platt County, Missouri. Married Donald Thomas, they had one son, Nathan Thomas.
Della Therisia (Large) Carnal, Boggs: b. 12-23-1879, in St.Paul, Neosho County, Kansas. Died 8-12-1956, buried GAR Cemetary, Miami, Okahoma, under the name of DELLA CARNAL.
Thomas James Large: b. 8-23-1882, Bourbon County, Kansas. d. 10-5-1932.
John Henry Large: b. 7-8-1885, Bourbon County, Kansas, now Ft. Scott, Kansas. He married Allie F. Brand, 10-3-1914, Miami, Oklahoma. He died 10-16-1935, of T.B., at the time of his death he lived in Douthat, Oklahoma. He is buried in the GAR Cemetery, Miami, Oklahoma. Funeral Records are held by Jim Thomas Funeral Home, Miami, Oklahoma, services were conducted by Lane Funeral Home.
Bertie Samuel Large: b. 3-24-1891, Baxter Springs, Kansas, Cherokee County. died 8-25-1930. Twin of Gertrude Elnora Large.
Gertrude Elnora (Large) Long, b. 3-24-1891, Baxter Springs, Cherokee County, Kansas. Married Kenneth Long, had three children, Pearl Herbert, Glenn Long. Gertrude died 1931 or 1932, in Hollister California.
Herman Leroy Large: b. 5-23-1893, Indian Territory, Quapaw Reservation, Quapaw, Oklahoma.
Nathan Landon Large, b. 5-9-1888, Seneca, Newton County, Missouri. Married Alta Florence Rinehart, 3-12-1911. North Miami, Oklahoma. He died 12-8-1922, Douthat, Oklahoma of pneumonia, buried at Melrose Kansas, Fairview Cemetery.
Green-Stephens Undertaking Co. handled Funeral services.(of Picher, Oklahoma)
I have the next three generations which includes me, they are the daughter of Nathan Landon Large= Charlotte Jane large, b. 12-6-1911, Douthat, Oklahoma. Married Lawrence Leroy Wood, 10-24-1924, Treece, Cherokee County, Kansas.
Lavada Marie Wood, Power , b. 9-10-1925, Douthat, Oklahoma,d. 1-8-1997, Joplin, Missouri, buried Ozark Memorial Cemetery, Joplin, Missouri,
Mary June Power, McCarty b. 5-21-1947, Miami, Oklahoma,
NOT DEAD YET!
Hope this helps you in some way. I have been searching for my grandmothers Blackfoot blood line, and her Cherkee line. Do you Know anything about these? Mary
Noted events in his life were:
• Census: U.S, 6 Feb 1920, Richland, Labette, Kansas, United States. 1623 Household:
Richard Large, head, M, W, 71, M, Kentucky, parents Kentucky, farmer, general farming
Mary J. Large, wife, F, W, 61, M, Missouri, praents Indiana
Nathan L. Large, son, M, W, 31, M, Missouri, laborer, home farm
Alta F., daughter-in-law, F, W, 26, M, Missouri, father Indiana, mother Kansas
Charlotte J. Large, granddaughter, F, W, 8,l S, Oklahoma
Mabel C. Large granddaughter, F, W, 6, S, Oklahoma
Joseph E. Large, grandson, M, W, 4-11/12, S, Oklahoma
Willie M. Large, granddaughter, F, W, 2-2/12, S, Oklahoma
Richard married Mary Jane Davidson, daughter of William Davidson and Mary Elizabeth Faeger, on 21 Nov 1873 in Parkville, Platte, Missouri, United States. (Mary Jane Davidson was born on 11 Mar 1859 in Harrison, Missouri, United States, died on 10 May 1937 in Douthat, Ottawa, Oklahoma, United States 1622 and was buried on 12 May 1937 in Fairview Cemetery, Melrose, Cherokee, Kansas.)