Ancestors and Descendents of D&P Mendheim


Omer Clarence Olliff [Parents] 1 was born 2, 3 on 4 Mar 1895 in Henry County, Alabama. He died 4 in May 1969 in Miami, Miami-dade, Florida, United States of America. He married Annie Forrest.

Other marriages:
Aman, Elma Ema

Annie Forrest was born 1, 2 in 1903 in Georgia. She married Omer Clarence Olliff.

They had the following children:

  M i Ralph Hayward Olliff was born on 30 Sep 1923. He died in Jun 1967.
  F ii Edna Pauline Olliff was born in 1927.

Claude Oral Olliff [Parents] 1 was born on 18 Aug 1899. He died in Apr 1967 in Miami, Dade County, Florida. He married Tenney Elizabeth Bishop about 1928.

Other marriages:
Unknown, Elizabeth

Tenney Elizabeth Bishop [Parents] was born on 27 Apr 1903 in Louisiana. She died on 18 Jan 1958 in Miami, Dade County, Florida. She married Claude Oral Olliff about 1928.

They had the following children:

  F i Elizabeth B Olliff was born on 14 Jul 1929.
  F ii Patricia Ann Olliff was born on 19 Oct 1930.

Claude Oral Olliff [Parents] 1 was born on 18 Aug 1899. He died in Apr 1967 in Miami, Dade County, Florida. He married Elizabeth Unknown.

Other marriages:
Bishop, Tenney Elizabeth

Elizabeth Unknown was born about 1900. She died before 1920. She married Claude Oral Olliff.


James Redden Rhodes Jr. [Parents] 1, 2 was born 3, 4 on 2 Jul 1894. He died 5, 6 on 15 Apr 1966 in Ashford, Houston, Alabama, United States of America. He was buried 7 in Cottonwood, Houston County, Alabama, USA. He married Dannie Valeria Olliff.

Dannie Valeria Olliff [Parents] was born 1 on 15 Jun 1901. She died 2 on 20 Dec 1986 in Seminole, Georgia. She married James Redden Rhodes Jr..

They had the following children:

  M i James Rudolph Rhodes was born on 6 Apr 1922 in Houston County, Alabama.
  M ii Jack Dempsey Rhodes was born on 4 Mar 1925 in Houston County, Alabama.
  M iii Edwin Olliff Rhodes was born on 19 Feb 1938 in Houston County, Alabama.

John Ataberry Carnes 1 was born 2 on 2 Feb 1858 in Mississippi. He died on 26 Mar 1952 in Ashford, Houston County, Alabama, USA. He married Sarah Brown on 9 May 1880 in Marion County, Alabama.

Sarah Brown 1 was born 2 on 15 Dec 1864 in Wayne County, Tennessee. She died on 24 Dec 1948 in Ashford, Houston County, Alabama, USA. She married John Ataberry Carnes on 9 May 1880 in Marion County, Alabama.

They had the following children:

  F i Ardie R Carnes 1 was born 2 in 1896 in Alabama.
  F ii Almedie Carnes 1 was born 2 in 1893 in Alabama.
  F iii Hettie Rose Carnes was born on 9 Jul 1898.
  M iv Coy W Carnes 1 was born 2 in 1902 in Alabama.
  M v Woody H Carnes 1 was born 2 in 1904 in Alabama.
  F vi Ludie Carnes 1 was born 2 in 1910 in Alabama.

Benjamin Shears Olliff [Parents] 1 was born 2 on 23 Jan 1794 in Bulloch County, Georgia. He died on 14 May 1856 in Montezuma, Dooly, GA. He was buried 3 in Montezuma, Macon County, Georgia, USA. He married Elizabeth Turner on 24 Sep 1815.

According to ``History of Georgia,´´ Benjamin moved to Dooly County,Georgia in 1828, settling in the vicinity of Montezuma where Benjaminwas a minister of the Methodist church. Benjamin and Elizabeth Olliffwere the parents of eleven children. Benjamin Olliff died on May 14,1856 in Dooly County, Georgia. In 1860, Elizabeth (Turner) Olliff andher two daughters (Elizabeth and Martha Olliff) were living next toher son, Zadock Olliff, in Brooks County, Georgia. Elizabeth (Turner)Olliff died on April 21, 1862.

Elizabeth Turner [Parents] was born on 22 Mar 1800 in Georgia. She died on 21 Apr 1862 in Brooks Co, GA. She married Benjamin Shears Olliff on 24 Sep 1815.

They had the following children:

  M i John Turner Olliff was born on 13 Jan 1818.
  M ii William Harvey Olliff was born on 24 Mar 1820. He died on 12 Sep 1888.
  M iii Joseph Olliff was born on 24 Sep 1822 in Georgia.
  M iv Allen Zadock Olliff was born on 12 Nov 1824 in Georgia.
  F v Elizabeth C. Olliff was born 1 on 12 Apr 1826 in Georgia. She died on 22 Dec 1907 in buried in the Concord Cemetery located four miles north of Quitman, Georgia.
  F vi Joannah Amanda Olliff was born on 16 Sep 1829 in Georgia.
  F vii Mary Olliff was born on 19 Nov 1831 in Georgia.
  F viii Suzannah Olliff was born on 5 Mar 1834 in Georgia. She died on 25 Feb 1909 in buried in the Concord Cemetery located four miles north of Quitman, Georgia.
  F ix Martha Caroline Olliff was born on 19 Feb 1836 in Georgia.
  F x Margaret Eveline Olliff was born on 19 Feb 1836 in Georgia.

During the Civil War, Margaret``Eveline´´ Olliff went to helpneighbors who had smallpox and contracted the disease. MargaretEveline Olliff died of smallpox and her body was carried out at nightfor burial, for fear of causing panic among the populace.
  F xi Nancy M. J. Olliff was born on 20 Nov 1838 in Georgia. She died on 28 Feb 1851.

Simeon Tyner was born on 2 Jan 1805 in Effingham, Georgia. He died on 23 Oct 1873 in Dooley County, Georgia. He married Hester Ann Southwell on 26 Apr 1827.

Hester Ann Southwell was born on 17 Jun 1808 in Georgia. She died on 27 Feb 1893 in Levy County, Florida. She married Simeon Tyner on 26 Apr 1827.

They had the following children:

  F i Eleanor Caroline Tyner was born on 6 Jul 1828. She died on 15 Dec 1902.
  F ii Martha Tyner was born on 20 Feb 1830. She died on 24 Feb 1915.
  M iii John J Tyner was born about 1832. He died on 3 Feb 1911.
  M iv Elijah Tyner 1 was born 2 about 1834 in Georgia.
  M v George S Tyner 1, 2 was born 3 about 1836 in Georgia. He died about 1862 in Virginia.
  F vi Frances Farmer Tyner was born on 23 Mar 1836. She died on 19 Oct 1926.
  M vii Simeon Tyner was born about 1838.
  M viii Roland S Kelland Tyner 1 was born 2 on 23 Nov 1838 in Georgia. He died on 25 Mar 1863.
  M ix Josiah Tyner was born on 23 Jun 1840. He died on 23 Dec 1896.
  F x Mariah Isadore Tyner was born on 18 Jun 1844. She died on 28 Sep 1907.
  M xi Thomas Tyner 1 was born 2, 3 about 1846 in Georgia.
  F xii Hester Ann Elizabeth Tyner was born on 20 Jun 1848. She died on 15 Mar 1919.
  F xiii Elisa Tyner 1 was born 2 about 1850 in Georgia.

Howard Horatio LaVo [Parents] 1, 2, 3, 4 was born 5 on 10 Jun 1874 in Pennsylvania. He died after 1950. He married Johnnie Armona Maddux on 24 Dec 1901 in Hays, Texas.

Howard Horatio LaVo was born 10 Jun 1874 in Bethany, Pennsylvania toHenry and Mary LaVo. He is in Denison, Texas in 1900 with his fatherand other siblings. He married Johnnie Maddux around 1900 and they hada son (Carl) in Smithville, Texas. Howard is in the Routt, Colorado1910 census. Sometime before 1914 he and Johnnie apparently weredivorced as she married John Henry Palmer in 1914. Howard registeredfor the military in Pueblo, Colorado in 1918 and he is shown in thePueblo city directory in 1919, 1930 and 1942. To date we have not beenable to located him in the 1920 or 1930 censuses.

Sometime between 1942 and 1945 Howard apparently moved to Los Angeles,California as he is listed as a registered voter in LA from 1946through at least 1950.

Johnnie Armona Maddux [Parents] was born 1 on 18 Apr 1882 in Austin, Texas. She died 2, 3 on 15 Jan 1952 in Alameda, California. She married Howard Horatio LaVo on 24 Dec 1901 in Hays, Texas.

Other marriages:
Palmer, John Henry

They had the following children:

  M i Carl Flournoy LaVo was born on 29 Sep 1902. He died on 13 May 1969.

Ben William Canning [Parents] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 was born 6, 7 on 26 Jun 1881 in Mona, Juab, Utah, USA. He died on 15 Feb 1922 in Salt Lake City, Utah. He married Millie Melville Leonard Forman on 12 Nov 1902.

Ben W. Canning was born June 26, 1881 in Mona, Utah. He married MillieMelville Leonard Forman November 12, 1904. Ben and Millie had threechildren; Ivy Lavon, Benjamin Leonard and Forman Delos Canning. Milliewas the granddaughter of Henry Grow, Jr. who was the architect of theSalt Lake Tabernacle (generally known as the Mormon Tabernacle).

Millie Melville Leonard Forman [Parents] was born on 18 Aug 1884 in Murry, Utah. She died 1 on 16 Feb 1987 in Alameda, California. She married Ben William Canning on 12 Nov 1902.

They had the following children:

  F i Ivy Lavon Canning was born on 1 Apr 1904. She died on 14 Sep 2000.
  M ii Benjamin Leonard Canning was born on 3 Oct 1905.
  M iii Forman Delos Canning was born on 11 Aug 1909. He died on 29 Mar 1971.

Henry M LaVo [Parents] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 was born 11, 12 on 6 Dec 1842 in Pennsylvania. He died 13 on 23 Nov 1932 in Harris County, Texas. Buried at Forest Park. He was buried in 1932 in Forest Park, Houston, Texas. He married Mary LaVo in Sep 1869.

Other marriages:
Beardslee, Nancy L.

Henry was born in December 1842 and was the 5th child of Brooks andEunice LaVo. He was living with his parents in 1860 and joined theUnion Army (17th Regiment, Pennsylvania Cavalry (162nd Volunteers)) in1862, serving until 1865. He Married someone named Mary (as identifiedin the 1870 census) in 1869 in Pennsylvania. He his shown owning ahomesite in Jefferson, Pa. in 1873 and that is all we have found ofHenry until he shows up in the 1900 census in Denison, Texas. Thecensus shows Henry and 4 of his children (Gilbert Aug. 1870, Howard6-10-1874, Lulu Aug, 1876 and George Aug. 1886). Henry was listed asdivorced (by him). Apparently he and Mary moved to Texas after 1873and before October, 1883 since their youngest (George H.) says he wasborn in Sherman Texas. Henry married Nancy Beardslee on March 2, 1888but not much more is known of their marriage.

Beginning in 1912 Henry was in and out of various “National SoldiersHomes” (today's Veteran hospital / home). In the 1920 census he is inGainesville, Florida at his sister Parthenia's home (along withbrother Eugene). Records showing discharge from the Soldier's home in1921 identifies his daughter, Addie Barton of Punxsutawney,Pennsylvania, as next of kin. Similar discharge papers for 1929 inLeavenworth Kansas have a note (apparently added after discharge)where his son George H. LaVo reported that he died in Houston Texasand was buried in Forest Park Cemetery. He is shown in the 1930 censusat the Leavenworth Kansas Soldiers Home and he died 23 Nov 1932 inHouston.

Mary LaVo 1 was born 2 in 1848 in Pensylvannia. She died after 1886. She married Henry M LaVo in Sep 1869.

They had the following children:

  M i Gilbert I LaVo 1, 2 was born 3, 4 in Aug 1870 in Pennsylvania. He died on 14 Jan 1909 in East Saint Louis, St Clair, Illinois, USA.
  F ii Addie LaVo was born in May 1872. She died after 1951.
  M iii Howard Horatio LaVo was born on 10 Jun 1874. He died after 1950.
  F iv Lula LaVo 1 was born 2 in Aug 1876 in Pennsylvania.
  M v George Harold LaVo was born on 20 Nov 1883. He died on 6 Oct 1949.

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