Elizabeth “Bettie” Brewer Noyes, Application for Letters of Administration

Below is the application for Letters of Administration for Elizabeth Brewer Noyes (direct line), showing where children were living in 1963. Pansy was on Route 2 at Liberal, Cora was at 2932 Lillian Street in Shreveport, Louisiana, James was on Route 1 in Liberal, and Dorothy was at 1410 River Street in Carthage.

Obituaries for Elizabeth “Bettie” Brewer Noyes of Liberal, Missouri

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We have two obituaries for Bettie Brewer. I appear to have lost the obitnoyesbbettie1.gif of the below obituary, but still have the second. Both were courtesy of Nancy Benton. Elizabeth “Bettie” Brewer Noyes (line of the blog’s author) was the wife of Ray Noyes and daughter of David Nathaniel Brewer and Delana Louise Fowler. WIDOW […]

Lela, Kathleen and Ray, circa 1933

Lena Minor (daughter of Cora Vera Noyes and John Minor), Kathleen and Ray Bryant (children of Pansy Noyes Bryant and Charles Morton Bryant), seated in the grass with sunhats. Courtesy of Nancy Benton.

Ray Noyes and Bettie Brewer

Ray NOYES was born 4 Jan 1874 at Anna, Union, Illinois, the youngest of 6 known children and the 4th son born to James Allen NOYES and Caroline ATWELL. The family record reports he was 10 pounds at birth. Obituary and family accounts vary as to when the move to the freethought community of Liberal, […]

Photo of Cora and Pansy Noyes as Children, Liberal, Missouri

A nice photo of Cora and Pansy Noyes, daughters of Ray Noyes and Elizabeth Jane “Bettie” Brewer. Cora was born 1897 and Pansy was born 1895. The photo seems to me about 1900. I tried a restoration plus a colored version. Lost the full size of the colored version somewhere along the way. The place […]

Family Record – Marriages of the Children of Ray and Betty Noyes

Courtesy of Nancy Benton. Marriages of the children of Ray and Betty Noyes Pansy Noyes to Charlie Bryant at Greenfield Mo. Apr 24 – 1915. Saturday Cora Noyes to John J. Minor at Greenfield Mo. Oct 18 – 1915 Moneay Cora Minor Noyes was married to W. B. Dickson at Shreveport La. May 3 – […]

Family Record – Children of Ray and Betty Noyes

Courtesy of Nancy Benton. Children of Ray and Betty Noyes Pansy Ruth Noyes was born near Liberal Mo Sunday Dec 8th, 11 oclock 1895 9 lbs Cora Vira Noyes was born near Liberal Mo Tuesday Sept 14th a.m. 5 oclock 1897 – 10 lbs Ray James Noyes was born near Liberal Mo Sat Aug 8th […]

Family Record – Children of John and Cora Minor

Child of John and Cora Minor. Lena Elizabeth Minor was born near Liberal Mo. Aug 1 1916. Died July 1981. Lena E. was married to R Graham Cherry on Aug 1st 1935. He died 1981. Child of this marriage: Robert Graham Cherry Jr. was born in Shreveport Nov 7th 1940. Courtesy of Nancy Benton. Cora […]