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The Batson Family Of Missouri
 

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Generation 1-4

 

Sammy R. Batson


DOB - 1870 in MO.

Deceased - Sept. 10, 1931

Spouse - Margaret Ruhama (Hammie) Batson
               DOB - April 13, 1870
               Deceased - Oct. 5, 1957 in MO.

Siblings

Jacob Batson

DOB - April 4, 1896 in MO.

Deceased - Feb. 5, 1972 in Chillicothe, Livingston Co., MO.



Altie Batson

DOB - April 20, 1900 - MO.

Deceased



Charlie Batson

DOB - Oct. 5, 1901 in Spickard Grundy Co., MO.

Deceased - Dec. 15, 1970 in Chillicothe, Livingston Co., MO.



Roy Earl Batson

DOB - Aug. 20, 1905 in Spickard Grundy Co., MO.

Deceased - Dec. 15, 1970 in Chillicothe, Livingston, Co., MO.

He was buried on May 18, 1970 in Hutchinson Cemetery, Chillicothe, Livingston Co., MO.

Roy was employed by the city of Chillicothe, MO.

Spouse - Etta Mae Jewell
               Bride and Groom were married on Nov. 4, 1933 in Chillicothe, Livingston Co., MO.



Roy and Etta Mae Batson Siblings

Russell Everett Batson - DOB - UNK

Ilene Delores Batson - DOB - UNK

Herschel Eugene Batson - DOB - UNK

Dixie Sue Batson - DOB - UNK

Mike Batson - Chillicothe, MO - DOB - UNK

Gary Batson - DOB - UNK - Joplin, MO.  Who joined the US Army Sept. 1977 to June 1985
Grandmother - Maurine Walker

Ray Earl Batson - DOB Aug. 20, 1906 in Spickard Grundy Co., MO. Deceased - Feb. 23, 1957 in Chillicothe, Livingston Co., MO.

Albert Lee Batson - DOB March 12, 1911 in Spickard Grundy Co., MO. Deceased - July 18, 1975 in Arizona

Fred Batson - DOB - About 1904 in MO.  Deceased - UNK No Headstone.  Buried in Utica Cemetery, Livingston Co., MO.

Russell Batson - DOB - Nov. 1, 1914 in MO.  Deceased - Jan. 13, 1932 - Buried - Berry Cemetery in Spickard Grundy Co., MO.



Jacob Batson Family



Jacob Batson, 76 of age from Lock Springs, MO.  Passed away on a Saturday evening at 7:15 pm.
On the arrival at the Chillicothe MO. Hospital.  He had been ill for four days. 
Mr. Batson, a son of Sammy Batson and Margaret H. Batson, was born April 4, 1895 in Grundy County.

He came to Livingston County at an early age and spent most of his lifetime in the County.
He was a veteran of World War 1, and then became a Farmer.

March 31, 1923, He married Martha Ralls from Chillicothe, MO.  She survives of the home.  In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sons.

Sammy Batson from Chula, and Jimmy Batson from Mooresville.  A daughter, Mrs. Margaret Lawson, from Chillicothe, MO.  Two brothers, Albert Batson, from Chillicothe, MO. and Charlie Batson from Galesburg.  A sister, Mrs. Hattie M. Alexander, from Chillicothe, MO.  He also leaves behind 23 grandchildren today.


Note:  Thanks to Danny Batson who forward this information for The Batson Family of Missouri Website.



Jacob Batson


DOB - April 4, 1895 in Spickard Grundy Co., MO.

Deceased - Feb. 5, 1972 in Chillicothe, Livingston Co., MO.

Spouse - Martha Ralls, daughter of Jim and Josephine Harris
               Married March 31, 1932 in Chillicothe, Livingston Co., MO.


Siblings

Samuel R. Batson, SR.

Jimmy Batson

Margaret T. Batson

Martha Elizabeth Ralls

DOB - Oct. 15, 1905 in Chillicothe, Livingston Co., MO.

Deceased - Dec. 25, 1984 in Chillicothe Hospital, Livingston Co., MO.

She was buried in Avalon Cemetery, Avalon, MO.

Daughter of Jim and Josephine Harris

Spouse - Jacob Batson, Married March 31, 1923 in Chillicothe, Livingston Co., MO.

Bride was of Chillicothe, MO.
Groom of Spickard Grundy Co.

Jim Ralls, Father of the Bride gives consent

Spouse

Samuel William Douglas Lawson

Sibling

Martha Mae Lawson


Jacob and Martha Ralls Siblings



Margaret T. Batson


DOB - Jan 30, 1924 Spickard Grundy Co., MO.

Deceased - Oct. 6, 1973

Avalon Cemetery, Avalon, MO.

Parents

Jacob Batson and Martha Elizabeth Ralls


Spouse - Samuel W. Lawson

Siblings

Rose Lawson

Johnnie Lawson

Russell Dale Lawson

Martha Mae Lawson

Lulu Lawson

Connie Lawson

Sammie William Douglas Lawson



Margaret T. Batson Siblings


Rose M. Lawson

DOB - About 1942

Deceased - UNK

Parents - Samuel W. Douglas Lawson, SR. and Margaret T. Batson

Spose - James Richard Dykes Married on June 11, 1960, Chillicothe, MO.

Johnnie Lawson

DOB - UNK

Deceased - UNK

Parents - William Douglas Lawson, SR. and Margaret T. Batson

Martha Mae Lawson

DOB - About 1945

Deceased

Parents - William Douglas Lawson, SR. and Margaret T. Batson

Spouse - William F. Breeden, Married Aug. 13, 1961, Chillicothe, MO.

Spouse - Homer Paul Bates, Married Feb. 13, 1964, Chillicothe, MO.


Martha Mae Lawson & Homer Paul Bates were married Aug. 13, 1961 in Chillicothe, MO.


Martha Mae Lawson and Homer Paul Bates Siblings

Connie Bates
DOB - June 27, 1963

Deanna Bates
DOB - Feb. 3, 1965

Beverly Bates
DOB - March 11, 1966
Deceased - 2001

Steven Bates
DOB - Feb. 9, 1967



Spouse - Lane



Lulu Lawson

DOB - About 1947 in Chillicothe, MO.

Deceased - Aug. 13, 2000 in KC, MO.

Parents - William Douglas Lawson, SR. and Margaret T. Batson

Spouse - Vernon Dale Couffer, Married Sept. 11, 1964 in Chillicothe, MO.

Note - Mother of Lulu gives consent

Siblings - Russell J. Couffer

Spouse - Smith

Sibling - Michael Shane Smith


Connie Lawson

DOB - UNK

Parents - William Douglas Lawson, SR. and Margaret T. Batson

Spouse - Lucas


Sammie William Douglas Lawson, Jr.

Dob - June 30, 1967 in Chillicothe, MO.

Deceased - Aug. 28, 1982 KC, MO.

He passed away in Kansas City Hospital.

Buried Aug. 31, 1982 Mt. Olive Cemetery, Livingston Co., MO.

Parents - William Douglas Lawson, SR. and Jane Jeanette Hines



Lulu Lawson's Siblings



Melockia Lawson

Currently in Raymore, MO.

DOB - January 16

Son - Damien Lawson - Vista, CA.
          Hometown Kansas City, KS.
          DOB - March 2, 1985

Daughter - Nikki Felix - Merriam, KS.
                  DOB - August 28, 1981


Tabatha Lawson Snyder

Currently in Blue Springs, MO.
DOB - Sept. 10, 1966

Daughter  - Amy Lawson - Overland Park, KS.
DOB -

Skyler Snyder - Blue Springs, MO.
DOB -

Son - Mark Jacob Whatley - Olathe, KS.
DOB - Nov. 19, 1991

Kelly Mike Smith




Jacob and Martha Ralls Siblings



Jimmy Batson

DOB - Feb. 8, 1927

Deceased - March 8, 1998

Parents - Jacob Batson and Martha Elizabeth Ralls

Spouse - Claudine Gardner

DOB - June 6, 1932

Deceased - Dec. 7, 2002

Married July 31, 1948 in Chillicothe, Livingston Co., MO.

Spouse

Phyllis Rue Keithely, Jimmy Baston, Married March 25, 1954 in Chillicothe, Livingston Co., MO.
Bride and Groom were of Chillicothe, MO.

Siblings

Danny Batson Knouse

Robert Hines (Half Brother)

Loretta Sue Stevens (Batson)

Kevin Kline - Half Brother (Son of Claudine)

Note - More Information on Jimmy James Batson / Claudine & Danny



Alva & Viola Knouse

Alva Knouse and Viola Gardner Married August 26, 1946 in Chillicothe, Livingston Co., MO.

Alva Knouse

DOB - April 4, 1919 Chillicothe, Livingston Co., MO.

Deceased - July 26, 1984, Chillicothe, Livingston Co., MO.

Viola Jewell Gardner

DOB - Nov. 7, 1924, Trenton, MO.

Deceased - May 26, 2002, Chillicothe, Livingston Co., MO.


Born and raised in Chillicothe, MO.  Alva started the Tank Cleaning Business in 1937.  Joined the Navy during World War 2.  Came home back to his business Tank Cleaning, traveling all over the US. 
Alva and Viola raised Danny Batson.

The son of Jimmy Batson and Claudine Gardner, a sister of Viola Gardner Knouse.  Viola Jewell Knouse passed away May 26, 2002 in Chillicothe, Livingston Co., MO.   She was born Nov. 7, 1924 in MO.
She married Alva Virgil Knouse Aug. 27, 1946 in Chillicothe, MO.  He passed away in 1984.  She survived by one son Oscar Daniel Knouse.

Viola was buried along with her husband in the Hutchinson Cemetery in Chillicothe, MO. 
Spouse - Alva Virgil Knouse (1919-1984
Children - Oscar Daniel Knouse (1938-1945)

Descendants of James Danny Batson
Children to Grandchildren

James Danny Batson

DOB - April 7, 1951 in Chillicothe, Livingston Co., MO.

Spouse - Carolyn Ann (Reynolds) Batson

Married on July 17, 1969

Carolyn Ann daughter of Robert Eugene Reynolds and Annie Lee grace (Burton) Reynolds, who was born on Nov. 16, 1951 in Chillicothe, Livingston Co., MO.

Siblings

Danny Eugene Batson

DOB - July 11, 1971 in Chillicothe, MO.

Tammy Lorene Batson

DOB - Aug. 8, 1973 in Chillicothe, MO.

Tammy Lorene (Batson) Posey Married Rodney Bryan Posey on April 1, 1995 in Chillicothe, MO.

Rodney Bryan Posey was born on June 26, 1970 in Chillicothe, MO.

Siblings

Anna Marie Posey
DOB - Nov. 28, 1995 in Chillicothe, MO.

Michael Ray Posey
DOB - Aug. 17, 2000 in Chillicothe, MO.




Samuel R. (Sammy) Batson SR.


DOB - June 8, 1925 in Galt grundy, MO.

Deceased - Aug. 19, 1981 in Chillicothe Hospital, Livingston Co., MO.

Buried Aug. 23, 1981 in Aval Cemetery, Avalon, MO.

Parents - Jacob Batson and Elizabeth Ralls

Spouse - Iris Lelah Dawkins, Married Jan. 9, 1948


Siblings

Jakie Thomas Batson

Samuel Batson, Jr. DOB - March 22, 1948; Deceased - Oct. 14, 2002 - Age of 54

Marvin Batson

David Batson - DOB March 28

Rex Batson - DOB May 28, 1955

Richard Batson - DOB Dec. 23, 1960

Rocky Dean Batson - DOB - Dec. 19, 1961

Kelly Batson - DOB - July 15, 1965

Donna Dee Anna Batson - DOB - Jan. 19


Iris Lelah Dawkins

DOB - Feb. 15, 1928 in Chillicothe, MO.

Parents - Ray Thomas Dawkins and Jessie Elizabeth Bench

Spouse

Sammy R. "Sammy" Batson, SR.  Married on Jan. 9, 1948



Iris Dawkins Family



Ray T. Dawkins

DOB - Oct. 1904 in Utica, MO. Passed away on Dec. 12, 1962.  He was Buried in Utica, MO.

Parents

Charles Greenville Dawkins

Susie Elizabeth Dayton

Jessie Elizabeth Bench - DOB - March 20, 1904 in Utica, MO.  Passed away Sept. 29, 1982 in KC, Jackson Co., MO.  She was Buried on Oct. 2, 1982 in Utica Cemetery, MO.

Parents

Jessie James Bench and Mary Frances Frazier

Spouse

Ray Thomas Dawkins

Ray T. Dawkins and Jessie Elizabeth Bench were Married on Oct. 18, 1924 in Livingston Co., MO.
Bride and Groom og Utica, MO.

Siblings

Carmen Lois Dawkins

Iris Lelah Dawkins

Bonnie Lucille Dawkins

Mercedes Lavon Dawkins

Melvin Loyd Dawkins

Gerald Lavern Dawkins

Gail Lynette Dawkins

Ray Leslie Dawkins



Samuel R. Sammy Batson, SR. and Iris Lelah Dawkins Siblings


Rex Batson

 DOB - May 28, 1955

Spouse

Saundra (Sandy) Oleson - Batson

DOB - Sept. 16.  Born in Kansas City, MO.  Raised in Chillicothe, MO.
Married Sept. 29, 1984

Parents

Alfred W. Oleson and Cecila Mae Ralsont - Hall

Currently living in Hamilton, Montana



Richard Batson

DOB - Dec. 23, 1960

From Chillicothe, MO.  Currently in Bozeman, Montana

Spouse

Lauraine Garten-Freeman
DOB - June 30
Hometown - Chillicothe, MO.
Currently - Brookfield, MO.

Siblings

Megan Batson

Dob - May 7, 1981SpouseBrent FisherCurrently - OH
Emily Batson
DOB - June 22, 1990
Currently - Brookfield, MO.

Jessie Batson
DOB - Aug. 10, 1988
Currently - Brookfield, MO.

Claire Batson
DOB - Nov. 13, 1982
Sibling - Gracie
Currently - Brookfield, MO.

Spouse

Christiane Batson

DOB - Feb. 10

Sibling

Richard C.R. Batson (Richie)
Dob - Nov. 6, 2001

Richard and Christiane Batson were Married Dec. 3, 2000



Donna Dee Anna (Batson) Matheson

DOB - Jan. 19

Currently - Neosho, MO.

Spouse - Bobby Matheson and Donna were Married June 21, 1980

Donna and Bobby Matheson Siblings

Clayton Matheson - Currently in Granby, MO.

DOB - May 14, 1981

Spouse Married Sept. 24, 2011

Erica (Rakes) Matheson

DOB - Dec. 28, 1977

Mother - Debbie Rakes

Siblings

Cassidy

Coy

Memphis


Elizabeth (Matheson) Rogers - Currently Neosho, MO.

DOB - April 29

Spouse

Jared Rogers
DOB - June 7

Mother - Lisa Sportsman Rogers Smith

Hometown - Brookfield, MO.

Siblings

Mariah

Jaxon

Amanda (Mandy) Matheson

Dob may 17

Currently in Topekia, Kansas and her Hometown is Brookfield, MO.




Rocky Dean Batson

DOB - Dec. 19, 1961

Currently - Neosho, MO.

Spouse

Dian Batson

Siblings

Lisa Batson
DOB - Dec. 10, 1978

Cassandra Batson
DOB - Aug. 7, 1984

Daniel Wayne Steelman (Dian Batson son)
DOB - Dec. 2, 1982

Lisa Batson and Daniel Lee are engaged

Lisa Batson Siblings

Tisha

Dalton

Nathaniel Brewer

Roger Kelly Batson
DOB - July, 15, 1965

Marvin Batson
DOB

 

Siblings

Katie Batson - DOB - April 27, 1975

 

Andrea Parkey

 

Jeremy Batson

 

Karrissa Batson

David Batson
DOB - march 28
Deceased



Samuel (Sammy) Batson, JR. (Butchie)

DOB - March 22, 1948

Deceased Oct. 14, 2002 Age of 54

Note - Military Graveside Services and Interment. 
           Harmonson-Redd American Legion Post # 63

Norton Cemetery, Norton, Kansas

Sammy was born and raised in Chillicothe, Livington, Co., MO.   He went to Chillicothe High School.   He served in Vietnam and worked in the Job Corp. in Montana.

First Spouse

Karol Ann (Hamilton) Batson - Currently in Prattville, AL
DOB - March 1, 1950 Born in Chanute, Kansas

One Sibling

Wanda Ann (Batson) Cleckler - Currently in Millbrook, AL
DOB - July 31, 1968
Born in Chillicothe, Livingston Co., MO. at Chillicothe Hospital
Raised in Alabama

Wanda and Dwayne A. Cleckler Married Aug. 1, 1987

Spouse

Dwayne A. Cleckler - Clanton, AL
DOB - Oct. 5, 1962

Parents - Alvin and Jenell Cleckler from Clanton, AL. Currently in Prattville, AL.

Spouse

Sharon Batson
DOB - Nov. 2, 1957
Currently in Norton, Kansas

Sammy and Sharon Batson Married Sept. 17, 1980 in Chillicothe, MO.

Siblings

Jack - Norton, KS.

Jeff - Currently Fort Stewart, GA.

Sammy - DOB - Nov. 23, 1983, Norton, KS.

Seth - DOB - Feb. 5, 1990, Norton, KS.

Angela Dawn


The Batson line continues with our siblings and later on their siblings too.   Hope to keep The Batson Genealogy of Missouri updated with each generation from here on out.