Person:John Isbell (5)

John Addie Isbell
d.23 Feb 1960 Roseville, Ca
  1. Jim Isbell
  2. Maude Isbell
  3. Ottis W. Isbell1878 -
  4. John Addie Isbell1881 - 1960
  1. Bessie Bell Isbell1903 - 1947
  2. Bertie Beatric Isbell1905 - 1989
  3. Connie Ovid Isbell1907 - 1992
  4. Issac Taylor IsbellABT 1910 - ABT 1910
  5. Vada Violet Isbell1912 - 1989
  6. Merial IsbellABT 1915 -
  7. Noble Doris Isbell1919 - 1978
  8. Lavonia Ida Isbell1923 - 1998
Facts and Events
Name John Addie Isbell
Gender Male
Birth? 5 Apr 1881 Jamestown, (Russell Co.) Kentucky
Death? 23 Feb 1960 Roseville, Ca
Burial? 27 Feb 1960 Wewoka, OklahomaOakwood Cemetery


About John Addie Isbell

John Addie came to Oklahoma before statehood..he met and Married Nola Ann William who had moved there from Bell County, Texas.. He was a farmer and a Oil Field 1934 a little less than a year after Nola Ann died he gave his baby girl Lavonia (Skeet) to one of his Daughters (Connie Isbell Bradley) to raise, then he and his only living son (Noble)age 15 moved to California and both live in California the rest of their lives..

1910 US Census

1910 US Census McPherson, Stephens, Oklahoma

  • Name: John A Isbell
  • Age in 1910: 29
  • Estimated Birth Year: abt 1881
  • Birthplace: Kentucky
  • Relation to Head of House: Head
  • Father's Birth Place: Kentucky
  • Mother's Birth Place: Kentucky
  • Spouse's Name: Nola
  • Home in 1910: McPherson, Stephens, Oklahoma
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
    • Household Members: Name Age
      • John A Isbell 29
      • Nola Isbell 28
      • Bessie B Isbell 7
      • Bertie Isbell 5
      • Connie Isbell 2
      • Merl Isbell 0/12

Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: McPherson, Stephens, Oklahoma; Roll: T624_1275; Page: 17B; Enumeration District: 238; Image: 467. Source Information: 1910 United States Federal Census Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1910. T624, 1,178 rolls. Description:an The information recorded in the census includes: name, relationship to head of family, age at last birthday, sex, color or race, whether single, married, widowed, or divorced, birthplace, birthplace of father and mother, and more

California Death Index, 1940-1997

California Death Index, 1940-1997

    • Name: John A Isbell
    • Sex: MALE
    • Birth Date: 5 Apr 1880
    • Birthplace: Kentucky
    • Death Date: 23 Feb 1960
    • Death Place: Placer

U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942

U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942

    • Name: John Addie Isbell
    • Birth Date: 5 Apr 1881
    • RESIDENCE: Placer, California
    • Birth: Bollingreen, Kentucky (he was born in Jamestown, Kentucky)
    • Race: White
    • Roll: WWII_1781461

Source Citation: Roll: WWII_1781461; Local board: Placer , California. Source Information: U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, Original data: United States, Selective Service System. Selective Service Registration Cards, World War II: Fourth Registration. National Archives and Records Administration Branch locations: National Archives and Records Administration Region Branches.




Wewoka, Oklahoma "FORMER CITY MAN IS DEAD"

    John Addie Isbell 77, former Wewoka resident, died Tuesday at his home in Auburn, California. He was born in Bowling Green, Ky.(should have be Jamestown, Ky.)
    A retired farmer, Isbell resided in Wewoka from 1931-1936..he lived in Lincoln, California, 25 years.
    Services are set for 2 P.M. Saturday in the Stout-Saber Funeral Home Chapel with Rev Bear officiating. burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery.
    Survivors include a son Nobel Isbell, of Auburn; four daughters, Miss Vada Isbell of Roseville, California, Mrs Bertie Bowerman

DAUGHTERS, MISS VADA ISBELL OF ROSEVILLE,CALIFORNIA. MRS BERTIE BOWERMAN of Madisonville, Ky.' Mrs Connie Bradley of Greenville, Ky., and Mrs Lovonia Downing of Boonville, Indiana and 12 grandchildren.

     The body will be received here Friday evening by Stout-Sarber..

(he died in California and was buried in Oklahoma)

  1.   1910 US Census, 1910.

    McPherson, Stephens, Oklahoma

  2.   Donald Lloyd Bradley.

    John Addie Isbell was my Grandfather(my mother's father) Information from John himself, my mother, and from personal knowledge..

Buried in the wrong place

John Addie Isbell is buried where the tomb stone reads John Addie and Nola Ann Isbell...but they were suppose to bury him beside Nola Ann his wife who had been dead 28 years but they miss read the he is bury one place and she is bury another place in the same cemetery...she has a small marker at her Grave....Oakwood Cemetery in Wewoka, Seminole County, Oklahoma