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Alvin Roy Coursey

Male 1913 - 1991  (77 years)


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  • Name Alvin Roy Coursey 
    Born 21 May 1913  Waldrip, McCulloch County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1920  Coleman County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • James R Coursey rents home is 49 yrs, born Texas, father born Alabama, mother born Arkansas is a general laborer
      Cynthia, wife, age 46 born Texas, fathr in Tennessee, mother born Georgia
      Albert E son age 22, born Texas, general laborer
      Pauline daughter age 13 born Texas
      Ernest R. son age 8 born Texas
      Alvin R age 7 born Texas
      Chester age 3 years 7 months born Texas
    • Role: Child
    Census 1920  Coleman County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • James R Coursey rentrs home is 49 yrs, born Texas, father born Alabama, mother born Arkansas is a general laborer
      Cynthia, wife, age 46 born Texas, fathr in Tennessee, mother born Georgia
      Albert E son age 22, born Texas, general laborer
      Pauline daughter age 13 born Texas
      Ernest R. son age 8 born Texas
      Alvin R age 7 born Texas
      Chester age 3 years 7 months born Texas
    Census 1930  Ballinger, Runnels County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • 402 16th Street
      James R Coursey Rents home at $7/month, age 60 married at age 22, born Texas, father born Georgia mother born Arkansas, is not working
      Cynthia, wife, age 54 married at age 17, Bron Texas, father born Tennessee, mother born Texas,
      Ernest, son age 18, born Texas, is a laborer at gravel hauler
      Alvin, son age 16, born Texas
      Chester G, age 16 born Texas
    Census 1940  Wichita Falls, Wichita County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Alvin Coursey age 26 born Texas, married, residence in 1935 same place, rents home $15/month 8 grade, brand packer in flour mill
      Frances age 23 born Arkansas, same place, 2 years of high school
      Cynthia, mother, age 64, born Texas, Ballinger Runnels County Texas, 5th grade
      L C brother age 24, born Texas, Ballinger, Runnels County, Texas, 5th grade, laborer
    Military From 18 Jun 1943 to 7 Mar 1946  Abiline, Taylor County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    • Name: Alvin R Coursey
      Name (Original): COURSEY ALVIN R
      Event Type:Military Service
      Event Date: 11 Jun 1943
      Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
      Event Place: Abilene, Texas, United States
      Race: White
      Citizenship Status: citizen
      Birth Year: 1913
      Birthplace: TEXAS
      Education Level: Grammar school
      Civilian Occupation: Packing, filling, labeling, marking, bottling, and related occupations, n.e.c.
      Marital Status: Married
      Military Rank: Private; Army Branch: No branch assignment
      Army Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men)
      Source Reference: Civil Life
      Serial Number: 38514526
      Affiliate Publication Title: Electronic Army Serial Number Merged File, ca. 1938-1946
      Affiliate ARC Identifier: 1263923
      Box Film Number: 13456.111
      Release date: 7 Mar 1946
    Died 14 Jan 1991  McCulloch County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8
    Person ID I8250  Goheen
    Last Modified 14 Jul 2015 

    Father James Robert Coursey,   b. 19 Feb 1870, Purdon, Navarro County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1938, Wichita Falls, Wichita County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Cynthia Elizabeth Farris,   b. 12 Jun 1875, Winnsboro, Wood County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1953, Longview, Gregg County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 14 Apr 1892  Menard, Menard County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 9
    • The birth of their son Lee states Cynthia Farris as the mother
    Family ID F2904  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Loretta Katherine Garrett,   b. 25 Sep 1912, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1995, Ballinger, Runnels County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 21 Apr 1950 
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F3075  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Frances Vining,   b. Jan 1917, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 3 Nov 1934  Tillman County, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 10
    Address:
    Grandfield 
    • Name: Alvin Coursey
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: 03 Nov 1934
      Event Place: Grandfield, Tillman, Oklahoma, United States
      Gender: Male
      Age: 21
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1913
      Spouse's Name: Frances Vining
      Spouse's Gender: Female
      Spouse's Age: 18
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1916
      Page: 285
      both residence is Witchita Falls, Texas
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F3417  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S1055] Census 1920, 1920 US Census, Coleman County, Texas, populstion schedule, Coleman, ED 48, family 331, line 37, page 44, James R Coursey, NARA micropublication T625, roll 1788 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S1054] Census 1930, 1930 US Census, Runnels County, Texas, population schedule, Ballinger city, ED 200-2, family 484, line 7, page 44, James R Coursey, NARA micropublication T626, roll 2389 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S1057] Census 1940, 1940 US Census, Witchita County, Texas, population schedule, Witchita Falls, 2nd J-pct, ED 243-20, family 218, line 14, Sheet 12A, Alvin Coursey, NARA micropublication T627, roll 4163 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S1034] Familysearch .org, "United States World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946," index, FamilySearch, accessed 20 Sep 2013), Alvin R Coursey, 11 Jun 1943 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S909] Fold3, http://www.fold3.com/page/626008406_alvin_coursey%20%20%281913%29/details/ (Reliability: 2).

    6. [S1034] Familysearch .org, "Texas, Death Index, 1964-1998," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JVKW-GMJ : accessed 20 Sep 2013), Alvin Roy Coursey, 14 Jan 1991; citing Texas Department of State Health Services, Austin,Texas (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S1018] Electronic web site, Mc Culloch Cemeteries||http://files.usgwarchives.net/tx/mcculloch/cemeteries/memorial.txt (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S909] Fold3, http://www.fold3.com/page/626008406_alvin_coursey%20%20%281913%29/details/ (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S1034] Familysearch .org, "Texas, Birth Certificates, 1903-1935," index and images, FamilySearch, accessed 18 Sep 2014, James Robert Coursey in entry for Lee Chester Coursey, 04 Mar 1916; citing Rural, Mcculloch, Texas, United States, certificate 12252 (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S864] Marriage Oklahoma County Certificates, FHL microfilm 002209259; p. 285; Alvin Coursey and Frances Vining.