Daughter of Drucilla Allen Stapleton and J.E. Stapleton. Grand daughter of James Allen and Rebecca Lane. Children: Daughter Bulah Benton Alms, and sons John and Don Benton. Courtesy of Randal Cecil Stapleton.
These are 3 of John E. Stapleton and Drucilla Allen’s (see her Obit HERE) children at Drucilla’s wake. They are Starling Stapleton (see his funeral notice HERE), Maggie Stapleton Lovell and Laura Stapleton Benton. Sent to me by Randal Cecil Stapleton son of Starling Stapleton, grandson of Drucilla Allen Stapleton Lane.
Amanda Benton WILLIAMS born about 1862 Scott Co., VA died 12-22-1933 Scott Co., VA wife of William “Sonny” WILLIAMS daughter of Robert Carter BENTON and Mary PIERSON Submitted by Jean Brand.
On the 19th of January, 2001, Genell wrote; I am sending you the picture of the one room school at Sloantown in Scott county. This is a great picture of many children who lived along the Clinch River that attended school at Sloantown. They had to cross the river in a boat to get to… [Read More]