NameRobert Bruce Alfrey
Birthabt 1845, Kentucky
FatherAlfred H. Alfrey (~1815-)
MotherMary Ann Bradshaw (~1822-)
Marriageabt 1868, Rowan Co., Kentucky
SpouseSarah Ann Jones, 1C4R
Birth17 Aug 1848, Morgan Co., Kentucky
Death27 Nov 1929, Neosho, Newton Co., Missouri32
BurialGibson Cemetery, Neosho, Newton Co., Missouri
FatherWilliam A. Jones (~1826-<1900)
MotherBarbary Ann Myers (1828-1900)
Birthabt 1869, Rowan Co., Kentucky
Birth28 Mar 1870, Rowan Co., Kentucky
Death10 Feb 1936, Depew, Creek Co., Oklahoma
BirthMay 1873, Rowan Co., Kentucky
BirthMay 1875, Rowan Co., Kentucky
Birth16 Nov 1876, Rowan Co., Kentucky
Death30 Jan 1943, Jasper Co., Missouri
Birth15 Nov 1878, Rowan Co., Kentucky
Death7 Oct 1943, Vernon Co., Missouri
Birth8 Mar 1880, Rowan Co., Kentucky
8 FAda Alfrey, 2C3R
Birth8 Jan 1883, Rowan Co., Kentucky
Death20 Aug 1952
9 MOsamas Alfrey, 2C3R
Birth4 Apr 1889, Rowan Co., Kentucky
Death22 Jul 1966
Notes for Robert Bruce Alfrey
Usually known as "R. B. Alfrey", he was one of the deputies assigned to guard the defendents in the Isaac Hall murder case.
In 1930 he was listed in Creek Co., Oklahoma, as Robert B. Alfrey, 86, widowed, father-in-law, b. Ky Ky Ky, with the family of Cass M. Snyder age 55 and Martha M. Snyder age 60.
Notes for Sarah Ann Jones
Her death certificate records Sarah Ann Alfrey, age 82 years 3 months 10 days, born 17 Aug 1847 in Kentucky, died 27 Nov 1929 in Neosho, Newton Co., Missouri, married, wife of R. B. Alfrey, father Bill Jones, mother’s maiden name Barbrie Myers, cause of death double pneumonia, informant Martha Snyder, Depew, Oklahoma, burial in Gibson Cemetery.

She was listed in the 1850 census as age 1, though. A birth in 1847 would also not leave room for the birth of her older brother James.
Census Notes for Robert Bruce & Sarah Ann (Family)
1870 census of Rowan Co., Kentucky, Pearce prec., taken 20 June, lists on p. 10/126B, family #68:
Alfrey, Robert B., 25, farmer; Sarah, 21; Emma, 1; Martha, 3/12, b. March. All born in Kentucky.

1880 census of Rowan Co., Kentucky, Pearce precinct, lists as family #240:
Alfrey, R. Bruce, 36, farmer; Sarah, 30, wife; Emma S., 11, dau (disabled); Martha, 10; William, 7; Mary D., 6; Samuel F., 4; Isaac H., 1; not named, 3/12, son; Jones, William, 24, brother-in-law. All born in Kentucky (and their parents.)

Neighboring families are those of R. B.’s parents Alfred & Mary Alfrey, and a Henry Alfrey age 24 whose parents I haven’t identified, with wife Vina age 20. (The names suggest either William H. Alfrey who married Josaphene Myers, or Henry C. Alfrey who married Closaphene Myers, but those two marriages were in 1882 and 1887 respectively.)

1900 census of Jasper Co., Missouri, Mineral township, enumerated 5 June, lists on p. 6B as family #116/118:
Alfrey, Sarah, 51, b. Aug 1848, widowed, mother of 10 children, 9 living; William W., son, 26, b. May 1874, zinc ore miner; Mollie D., dau, 24, b. May 1876; Samuel J., son, 22, b. Oct 1877; Isaac H., son, 20, b. Oct 1879; Scott, 19, b. May 1881; Ada, dau, 16, b. Jan 1884; Osmus, son, 11, b. Apr 1889; Alfred H., father-in-law, 85, widowed, b. Feb 1815. All born Ky Ky Ky.

Although Sarah is listed as widowed, R. B. was really still living.

1900 census of Cole Co., Missouri, Jefferson City, enumerated 2 June, lists on p. 2B at the Missouri State Penitentiary:
Alfrey, Robert B., prisoner, 57, b. Dec 1842, married 33 years, b. Ky Ky Ky.
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