BLACK HOUSEHOLDS IN COLUMBIA, MISSOURI 1901-1909
(transcribed from Charles A. O'Dell's book: "Black Households in Boone Co")

This is a directory which includes a list of all Black residents of Boone County in 1905
Names, Addresses & Occupations listed.

WILSON, SMITH, et. al.

1903 MARRIAGES
        Alfred WOODS m. Alice SMITH on July 26
        Shadin SMITH (Rocheport Twnshp.) m. Brooksie MITCHELL (Rocheport)
        Walter SMITH (Rocheport Twnshp.) m. Mary GRIFFIN (Rocheport)
        Moss WILLLIAMS m. Effie WILLIAMS of Mexico, MO, on Jan. 1
        John S. BOWLS m. Louella WILLIAMS on Jan. 14

MARRIAGES IN PROFESSIONAL WORLD NEWSPAPERS
 Warren WILSON m. Callie ROUT, both of Col. on Dec. 20, 1901
William SMITH m. Belle WILLIAMS on Switzler St., Jan. 1, 1902
Turner WOODS m. Florence WILLIAMS on May 27, 1902
George BOOTH m. Nellie WILLIAMS on July 5, 1902

1902 COLUMBIA CITY DIRECTORY
St. Paul A.M.E.:  Horace WILLIAMS (Steward of the church)

COLUMBIA LODGES 1902
Mrs. Lizzie WILLIAMS - Schweich, W.S. ( in 1903 had 75 members)
Mrs. Annie WILLIAMS, W.S. - O.E.S. Amos Chapter #30

BLACK TEACHERS, SCHOOLS - 1904 DIRECTORY
Haden School - Jennie VENEABLE
Sturgeon School - J. H. WILLIAMS

BLACK SOLDIERS TO BE IN 1864
Wallace WILLIAMS

1904 MARRIAGES
Bennie JONES, Deer Park m. Lillian CAVE, Ashland, MO on Mar. 8
Luke WARREN, Deer Park m. Annie GRAY, Ashland, MO on Nov. 5
 

PARKER FUNERAL HOME RECORDS
Annie SMITH - Feb. 8, 1900
George WILLIAMS - Mar. 16, 1900
Rena SMITH - June 22, 1900
Mrs. Rube Fields -  June 28, 1900
Warren HENDERSON - Sept. 25, 1900
Sarah WILLIAMS - Nov. 9, 1900
Art SMITH - Feb. 17, 1901
Bob WILLIAMS - Mar. 28, 1901
        Marry HENDERSON (infant) - June 29, 1901
Mrs. Sheldon GREY - July 9, 1901
Warren WILLSON - wife of - Sept. 30, 1901
Hetty WILLIAMS - child - Jan. 9, 1902
Mad GREY - wife of - June 18, 1902
*NOTE:  spelling cannot be trusted

HACKMAN'S DIRECTORY FOR 1909 (BLACK BUSINESS PEOPLE):
Jim G. WILLIAMS - Master Barber - 714 Broadway
W. S. WILLIAMS - Coal & Wood - 304 E. Park

COLUMBIA'S NEGRO TAXPAYERS:
Tom JONES - $400
Henry WILLIAMS - $350
Tom JONES & wife - $300

NAMES, ADDRESSES, OCCUPATIONS:
BRODUS (note variations in surname spelling)
Charles BROADUS & w, laborer, Hattie Ayle, Vira Dewey,
William Williams - 112 S. 2nd
George BRODES, laborer, 102 E. Pendleton *Mark Robinson (Black property owner)
Shannon BRODIS, laborer, 106 E. Cherry *John Dale (Black property owner)

CROCKETT
Mattie CROCKET 36-all of her life
Mrs. Anna, domestic, 1600 E. Broadway - Henry Tandy
Cora, laundress, 204 E. Ash
Easter (also CROCKER), laundress, 204 Cherry
Gabriel & Emily, laborer, 422 Garth
Martha S. Water, laundress, 204 E. Ash
Mrs. Martha, cook, 612 Clay
Mollie, 109 N. 7th
Si, well digger, 3 Lyons
Silas & wife, laborer, 204 Cherry, 09 Si Easter lab 204 E. Cherry, self
Sy 50 - all of his life Mrs. ___ 48, Millie 21, Mollie JONES 21,
Ethel Mackelfee 3,
Maxine Mackelfee 10 (or 10 mo.)
Will & wife, stone cutter, Logan 105 N. 3rd
Wm. & wife, servants, 402 S. 9th
Wm., laborer, 204 E. Ash *Mrs. Martha Crockett owner
Willie, stone mason, 3 S. 4th

FIELDS
Brooks, laborer, 406 E. Ash, owner
        Carrie, 17-all of her life, Mary 19, Edwin 22
        Carrie, cook, 206 W. Locust
        E., 206 W. Locust, 04 Edward, laborer, same
        Edward, wks Chapter House, 206 Locust, *Miss Mamie Fields owner
        James, wks SM Meyers, 23 S. 9th
        Miss Mamie, domestic, 206 Locust
        Mary, servant, 206 W. Locust, cook Mattie
        Miss Mattie, student, 106 Locust

GRAY
Mrs. Anna, 419 Oak, self
Mrs. Annie, 109 N. 7th
Edmund, servant, 802 Providence
Mrs. Edmund, cook, 209 N. 9th
Edwin & Amanda, laborer, 3 S. 1st, self
George, student, 209 N. 9th
        George, laborer, 313 Railroad St. *C. L. Moore & Miss Emma Gray (owners)
Mrs. Harriett, cook, 606 Park
Jas , house-boy, 209 N. 9th
Miss Lucille, domestic Reed Hall, 3 S. 1st, *Miss Emma Gray (owner)
James, waiter, Athens H
M., 3 S. 1st  09 Morton driver Scurlock 3 S. 1st
Miss Winnie, domestic Athens H, 3 S. 1st, self

HENDERSON
Amy, 104 N. 1st
        Ansel, 30-all, Amanda 24, Mamie 7, 2 others ages 19 & 20 Wm. WILSON
Ruby (?)
Charles, laborer, 407 E. Lyon *Richard Henderson (owner)
Dan, 608 Ash
E., 205 N. 3rd
Ed & wife, tailor's assistant, 203 N. 3rd, 05 bartender 205 N. 3rd
Emma, 203 Allen
F., 6 W. Cherry
Horace & wife, N. 3rd & Park Ave., 04 janitor, Mamie 304 Park
Mrs. K., 7 S. 2nd
Maria, 901 Park
Mrs. Maria, 105 N. 4th
Mrs. P., 9 N. 3rd
Mrs. R., 407 Lyons, 04 Richard & wife, sawmill hand, same, Elberta 5, Richard 9,
Effie same
S., waiter, 7 S. 2nd
Mrs. S., 14 W. Allen, 04 Henderson Susie, 14 Allen, Shannon 26-9,
Kate 22, Minnie 1
Shannon & wife, servant, Minnie Shannon 806, Conley 05 waiter add
Walter 409 N. 3rd
09 Shannon Kate porter Powers H, 107 S. 3rd, self
Susan 60, Sallie 1, Luke 16, Harrison 12, Annie 18, Cassie Clark 24,
Jennie Clark 6,
Mary Keene 20
Mrs. Susan, wash, Latin  Marshall  Hamp  Muse  Sallie  Shinhart, 204 Washington
Susan widow Warren, 205 E. Walnut, *Chas. Baker owner
Sylvester & Eva L., works at Chandler's Livery, 1115 W. Park, self
William 35 & wife 33, Amanda 11, Addie 14, Sylvester 16
William & wife, laborer, Sylvester, Amanda, Addie, 9 N. 3rd
Will, delivery, 104 N. 1st
Wm., tmstr, 203 Allen
Wm., driver WW Lampkin, 102 E. Allen *Edward Barnett owner

JONES
Avis ?
Arthur, laborer, 304 Locust, self
Miss Ella, waiter, Stella, 204 Cherry
Mrs. Maggie, 204 Locust, John H. KELLEY (owner)
Nora, cook, 507 W. Broadway, Thos. KEENE (owner)
O. 49-25 +
Tom & wife, janitor President's house - Univ.,
Thomas - 9, Laura - domestic RH Jesse; 810 S. Hitt
Tony & Luella, wks ND Robnett - 700 Park - Mrs. Mary Ridgeway (owner)

SMITH (Way too many to list-- we will work on transcribing these names!!)

VENABLE
Burnie - teamster at A. Swrich, 212 S. 2nd - Caleb Hall (owner)
George - teamster - 1006 Park
Jacob F. - painter - 514 Clay - self employed
Miss Pearl - domestic 0 212 S. 2nd

VENNIBLE
Miss D. - 514 Clay
F. at Hearld Office - 514 Clay

WILLIAMS
(will post soon)

1900 Official Census of Sturgeon, MO (Boone County)
        (Will post soon)


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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