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Rachel Lucretia Hester

Rachel Lucretia Hester[1]

Female 1885 - 1936  (51 years)

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  • Name Rachel Lucretia Hester  [2, 3
    Born 10 Jun 1885  Hamilton, Marion, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Residence 6 Oct 1899  Marion Co., Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    With father Roland B Hester 
    Census 1900  Pikeville, Marion, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Enumeration District 6-68 
    Residence 1900  Pikeville, Marion, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    With father Roland B Hester, stepmother Mahala C (Stone) and three half sisters 
    Census 1910  Hamilton, Marion, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Enumeration District 6-76 
    Residence 1910  Hamilton, Marion, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    With husband Robert C Duncan, three children and a brother-in-law 
    Census 1920  Hamilton, Marion, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Enumeration District 10-57 
    Residence 1920  Hamilton, Marion, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    With husband Robert C Duncan and three sons 
    Census 1930  Hamilton, Marion, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Enumeration District 47-3 
    Residence 1930  Hamilton, Marion, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    With husband Robert C Duncan and five children 
    Died 5 Dec 1936  Hamilton, Marion, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 6 Dec 1936  Marion Co., Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Clark Cemetery
    Rachel L Duncan (1885 - 1935) - Find A Grave Memorial
    Rachel L Duncan (1885 - 1935) - Find A Grave Memorial
    Created by: BK
    Record added: Jul 17, 2012
    Find A Grave Memorial# 93763011
    Person ID I168  Wm L Gann Ancestors
    Last Modified 20 Oct 2015 

    Father Roland Benton Hester,   b. 20 May 1840, Franklin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1900, Hamilton, Marion, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Arthusa Cantrell,   b. 1856, Hamilton, Marion, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jun 1891  (Age 35 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F022  Group Sheet

    Family Robert Charles Duncan, Jr,   b. 21 Aug 1878, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1954, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 1904  [7
    Duncan, Robert C and Hester, Rachel L - Wedding Portrait, c. 1904
    Duncan, Robert C and Hester, Rachel L - Wedding Portrait, c. 1904
    Notes 
    • By 25 March 1910 this couple reported having had 8 children, with three of them still living at the time [9]
    Last Modified 14 Sep 2017 
    Family ID F349  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Hester, Rachel L - Portrait c. 1898
    Hester, Rachel L - Portrait c. 1898
    Cropped from a larger family portrait
    Hester, Rachel L - Wedding Portrait, c. 1904
    Hester, Rachel L - Wedding Portrait, c. 1904

  • Sources 
    1. [S82] Alabama, Wills and Probate Records, 1753-1999, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015), Marion Co.; Probate Minutes v. 4 pp. 60-2 (Reliability: 3), 20 Oct 2015.

    2. [S10177] Alabama Statewide Deaths 1908-1974, Alabama Department of Public Health, FHL US/CAN Film 1908537, #28343 (Reliability: 3), 15 Jul 2009.

    3. [S40186] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005), SN 805 ON 540, Hamilton, Marion, Alabama (Sep 1918) (Reliability: 3), 29 Sep 2010.
      This is the draft registration card for her husband Robert C Duncan; it gives her full married name

    4. [S34623] 1900 United States Federal Census, United States Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900), fam. 80, p. 266A, ED 6-68, Pikeville, Marion, Alabama (Reliability: 2), 19 Mar 2010.

    5. [S40176] 1910 United States Federal Census, United States Department of Commerce, (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1910), fam. 77, p. 5A, ED 6-76, Hamilton, Marion, Alabama (Reliability: 2), 05 Mar 2010.

    6. [S40175] 1920 United States Federal Census, Bureau of the Census, (National Archives, Washington, D.C.), fam. 217, p. 12A, ED 10-57, Hamilton, Marion, Alabama (Reliability: 2), 20 Feb 2010.

    7. [S40174] 1930 United States Federal Census, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930), fam. 149, p. 9A, dist. 47-3, Hamilton, Precinct 1, Marion, Alabama (Reliability: 2), 13 Jan 2010.

    8. [S40176] 1910 United States Federal Census, United States Department of Commerce, (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1910), fam. 149, p. 9A, dist. 47-3, Hamilton, Precinct 1, Marion, Alabama (Reliability: 2), 13 Jan 2010.

    9. [S147] Marion Co., Alabama Register of deaths and births v. 1, Alabama. Probate Court (Marion County) (Main Author), (FamilySearch), img. 177-180 (Reliability: 3), 14 Sep 2017.