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William Anderson MERCER
Columbia Savannah McMILLEN
WARNING:  Some secondary sources are mixing up our subject with his first cousin, William Alexander MERCER.  These are two different men.  Please also note that I have not seen a primary document giving either of them a middle name; I'm simply following secondary sources.
Husband:  William Anderson MERCER
Birth:  25 Apr 1870, Tippah Co., MS
Death:  2 Sep 1957, Sand Springs, Tulsa Co., OK
Disposition:  buried Woodland Cemetery, Sand Springs, Tulsa Co., OK
Occupation:  farmer
Father:  Franklin MESSER (1831- ) s/o Council Bryant MESSER
Mother:  Amanda "Mandy" DUNN (1836- )
Marriage:  6 Oct 1895, Faulkner Co., AR
Wife:  Columbia / Columbus Savanah / Savannah "Van" / "V.C." McMILLAN / McMILLEN / McMULLEN
Birth:  Oct 1876, Conway Co., AR
Death:  18 Jan 1963, Sand Springs, Tulsa Co., OK
Occupation:  homemaker
Father:  Horace McMILLAN / McMILLEN (1850-1889) of AR
Mother:  Sarah Adeline JORDAN (1853-1887) of GA
Children:
born Faulkner Co., AR:
  1.  Lana / Lona "Loney" Bell MERCER, b. 5 Nov 1896; d. 9 Feb 1983, Bremerton, Kitsap Co., WA
  2.  Amanda W. MERCER, b. Nov 1898; d. 1909, AR

born in Pope Co., AR:
  3.  William Otis MERCER, b. 1900/1
  4.  John A. MERCER, b. 5 Jul 1904; d. Jul 1985, Dumright, Creek Co., OK
  5.  Sherman T. MERCER, b. 13 Feb 1906; d. May 1982, Sapulpa Co., OK
  6.  William P. "Willie" MERCER, b. 1908; d. 1920, Sand Springs, Tulsa Co., OK
  7.  Cecil MERCER, b. Jan 1910; d. 1919
  8.  Leonard MERCER, b. 1912; d. Sep 1972, LA
  9.  Opal MERCER, b. 1 Oct 1913; d. 26 Aug 1992, CA

born in Sand Springs, Tulsa Co., OK:
10.  Jesse Woodrow MERCER, b. Nov 1916; d. Dec 1988, Modesto, Stanislaus Co., CA
11.  Charles "Charley" MERCER, b. Dec 1919; d. 1929, Sand Springs, Tulsa Co., OK
12.  Janette MERCER, b. 1922; d. 6 Jan 1993, San Bernardino, San Bernardino Co., CA
13.  William Dale MERCER, b. 6 Dec 1925; d. 3 Aug 1999, Montgomery, Montgomery Co., AL

Keywords for search engines:  genealogy; USA, US, United States, Alabama, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma, Washington

Sources:

1.  Marriage Record:

2.  1880 U.S. Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com):  Savanah McMULLEN (æ 2, b. AR) is living in Union Twp., Faulkner Co., AR (p. 637A), with her parents, Horace McMULLEN (æ 27, b. AR) & Adline (æ 24, b. GA), plus siblings.

3.  1890 U.S. Census:  the 1890 Census Population Schedules were destroyed.

4.  1900 U.S. Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #4 of 21):  Union Farm Twp., Faulkner Co., AR, Roll 58, p. 235B, SN 9, SD 4, ED 26, enumerated 14 Jun 1900, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1900 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
1900:  for an explanation of the column headings, please see
What the Numbers in the Federal Census Mean (missing columns contained no data).
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 27 28
159 163 Mercer William A Head W M Unk 1870 30 M 4     MS Unk Unk Farmer 2 0 N N Y R F 154?
    ______ Columbus S Wife W F Oct 1876 23 M 4 2 2 AR AR Unk       Y N Y      
    ______ Lana B Dau W F ??? 1896  3 S       AR MS AR                  
    ______ Amanda M? Dau W F ??? 1898  1 S       AR MS AR                  

5.  1910 U.S. Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #6 of 17):  Scottville & Hector Road, Liberty Twp., Pope Co., AR, Roll T624_61, p. 199B, SN 3B, SD 5, ED 92, enumerated 22/23 Apr 1910, official enumeration date 15 Apr 1910 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
1910:  for an explanation of the column headings, please see What the Numbers in the Federal Census Mean (missing columns contained no data).
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 28 29
* 48 55 Mercer William A Head M W 40 M1 14     MS MS AL Alabama Farmer Farm Em N 12 N N   R F 42
    ______ Columnus S Wife F W 32 M1 14 8 6 AR AR GA English Farm Laborer home farm W Y 44 Y Y        
    ______ Lona B Dau F W 13 S       TX MS AR English Farm Laborer home farm W Y 40 Y Y Y      
    ______ W??? O Son M W  9 S       AR MS AR   None             Y      
    ______ John A Son M W  5 S       AR MS AR   None             N      
    ______ Sherman Son M W  3 S       AR MS AR   None                    
    ______ William P? Son M W  2 S       AR MS AR   None                    
    ______ Cecil Son M W 3/12 S       AR MS AR   None                    
*Scottville & Hector Road

6.  1920 U.S. Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #25 of 53):  407 First [St./Ave.], Town of Sand Springs, Tulsa Co., OK, Roll T625_1486, p. 83B, SN 13B, SD 1, ED 189, enumerated 21 Jan 1920, official enumeration date 1 Jan 1920 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
1920:  for an explanation of the column headings, please see
What the Numbers in the Federal Census Mean (missing columns contained no data).
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 9 10 11 12 16 17 18 19 21 23 25 26 27 28
* 407 259 290 Mercer William A Head R M W 50 M   Y Y MO US US Y smelter worker smelter W
      ______ "V" "C" Wife   F W 45 M   Y Y AR AR US Y None    
      ______ John Son   M W 15 S Y Y Y AR MO AR Y None    
      ______ Sherman Son   M W 13 S Y Y Y AR MO AR Y None    
      ______ Willie Son   M W 12 S Y Y Y AR MO AR Y None    
      ______ Leonard Son   M W  7 S N     AR MO AR   None    
      ______ Opal Dau   F W  5 S       AR MO AR   None    
      ______ Jesse Son   M W 3 2/12 S       OK MO AR   None    
      ______ Charley Son   M W 1/12 S       OK MO AR   None    
*First

7.  Public Member Trees (online at Ancestry.com).

8.  WorldConnect / Ancestry World Trees (online at RootsWeb.com/Ancestry.com).

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