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1920 Census
Neosho, MO, 1 of 2

1920 Census
Neosho, MO, 2 of 2

1930 US Census
Webb City, Jasper County, MO

James Utley Lyster
Born: 11 Dec 1873
Died: 17 May 1937

James & Dovie Lyster 
Caption on back of photo:
"Here is something you can put in the garden or cornfield. They are not good at all. I guess its because we run off & went to Joplin the day we had them taken. We never knew we was going till we got to Neosho."

Family names and information below taken from Census, Webb City, Jasper County, Missouri, April 9, 1930. According to this census, James was a laborer for the Electric Rail Road Co.

Dovie Williams
Born: 14 Feb 1882
Died: 12 July 1941

James & Dovie Lyster, 20 Mar 1937 
Caption on back of photo: "Dovey & James Utley Lyster - taken 3/20/1937 Wilmington, CA after Roy Wilbur married Myrtle"

The boys and their wives, left to right: Roy & Myrtle Lyster, Dorothy Lyster, Earl, Garnet, James, Claude, Ethyl, Herman & Annette Lyster, Hortense, Clayton,
14 July 1941.

Left to right: Doris Dovey Lyster, Dorothy Lee Lyster, Mazie Lenora Lyster, Mildred Fern Lyster, Ruth Marie Lyster; Caption on reverse side: "taken July 14, 1941 after Dovey's Funeral"
  James Utley Lyster            
  Married: Dovie Williams
Date: 4 Mar 1898
    Earl Allen Lyster      
          Married: Elsie Freund
Date: 21 Feb 1919, Neosho, MO
          Married: Dorothy Amelia Davis
Date: 29 Oct 1925
        Bonnie Mabel Lyster  
          Married: _ Moore
        Claude Raymond Lyster  
          Married: Ethyl Moore
        Ruth Marie Lyster  
        James Luster Lyster  
          Married: Garnet Isabell Smith
Date: 2 May 1931
        Roy Wilbur Lyster  
          Married: Myrtle Wicks
Date: 20 Mar 1937
        Minnie Gladys Lyster      
        Doris Dovey Lyster      
          Married: Donald Eugene Nelson
29 Dec 1951
        Clayton Everett Lyster  
          Married: Hortense Isabell Valdez
Date: 18 Oct 1936
        John Herman Edwin Lyster  
          Married: Annette Kerns
Date: 30 Sept 1938
        Mazie Lenora Lyster  
          Married: Robert Eugene Hall
Date: 1 Oct 1935, Montebello, CA
        Mildred Fern Lyster  
          Married: Ernest Cates
Date: 1946
          Married: Anthony Salina
          Married: John Cuniff
        Dorothy Lee Lyster  
          Married: Donald Hutchinson
Date: 11 Jan 1948