DNA #214056 A-3


Posted March 16, 2012

Jerry Lee Jerry Lee Kingcade DNA#214056
Group A-3
Researcher LueAnn Kingcade Root
Sister of Jerry Lee Kingcade


Jerry Lee Kingcade, Participant
Arthur Calvin Kingcade, 17 March 1918 - 19 Aug. 1983
Alva Kingcade, 6 Oct. 1884 - 3 Feb. 1969
LeeRoy Kingcade, 4 May 1855 - 10 Jan. 1939
Thomas D. Kingcade, Jan. 1828 - 21 Nov. 1907



Jerry Lee Kingcade, Participant.
Son of Arthur Calvin Kingcade & Lula L. Parker.
Proven by:
Life Knowledge. Jerry knew his father and was acknowledged by all relatives as his son.

Oklahoma Birth Certificate for Jerry Lee Kingcade born in Aline, Alfalfa County, OK, to Arthur Calvin Kingcade, age 26, born in OK. and Lula Loriene Parker, age 25, born in OK. This is the 2nd child born to this Mother.


Arthur Calvin Kingcade b. 17 Mar. 1918, Alfalfa County, OK. d. 19 Aug. 1983, Enid, Garfield County,OK. Married: 3 July 1940, Alfalfa County, OK. -Lula L. Parker, b. 14 Feb. 1919, Alfalfa County, OK. d. 24 Dec. 2007, Enid, Garfield County, OK.

Son of Alva Kingcade & Lela M. Briggs.

Proven by:
Fourteenth Census of the U. S. 1920, Round Grove Township, Alfalfa County, Oklahoma, Dwelling # 129
Kincade, Alva 35 IL father born MO mother born IL
Lela, Wife 34 KS father born IL mother born NJ
Lois, Dau, 8, OK
Bessie, Dau, 6 OK
Majorie, Dau, 5 OK
Harold, Son, 3 OK
Arthur, Son, 1 9/12 OK

Life knowledge Jerry and I knew our grandfather and father's siblings who acknowledged our father as son and brother.

Marriage license for Arthur Kingcade & Lula Parker, 3 July 1940, Cherokee, Alfalfa County, OK. Witnesses were C. E. & Jessie Parker, parents of the Bride.


Alva Kingcade, b. 6 Oct. 1884, Perry County, IL. d.3 Feb. 1969, Enid,Garfield County, OK.Married: 5 June 1910, Keltner, Texas County, OK. -Lela M. Briggs, b. 15Jan. 1886, Osage County, KS.d. 4 July 1967, Enid, Garfield County, OK.

Son of LeeRoy Kingcade & Sarah Ann Jones.

Proven by:
Twelfth Census of the U. S. 1900, Round Grove, Woods County, Oklahoma,Dwelling # 53
Kincgade, Leroy R., May 1855, age 45 MO father born TN mother born TN married 22 yrs
Sarah A.,Wife, June 1857, age 42 IL father born IL motherborn IN 3 children, all living
Lulu, Dau, Dec.1879 age 20 IL Single
Walter, Son ,Oct. 1881 age 18 IL Single
Alva, Son, Oct. 1884 age 15 IL SingleJones
Elizabeth Mother-in-law Nov. 1831 age 68 IL, Widow

Illinois Delayed Certificate of Birth #467378. Dated Dec. 1943. Alva needed the Birth Certificate to apply for his Social Security: Name: Alvie KincadeBorn: 6 Oct. 1884 DuQuoin, Perry County, IL Father: Lee Roy KincadeMother: Sarah Ann Jones. Signed by Lulu Neese, his sister, as having actual knowledge of the facts.

Marriage License of Alva Kingcade & Lela M. Briggs, 5 June 1910, Keltner,Texas County, OK.

THE ENID DAILY EAGLE, Enid, OK 4 Feb. 1969 ALVA KINGCADE Funeral services for Alva Kingcade, 84, 1104 N. Madison, who died Monday morning in a local hospital, will be at 10 A.M. Thursday in the Henninger-Allen Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Finis O'Neal officiating Burial will follow in the Square Cedar cemetery. Kingcade was born Oct. 6,1884, in Perry County, Ill. He came to Oklahoma with his parents where he was reared and attended schools. He moved to Texas County when he was young to prove a claim. Here he met and married Lela Briggs, June 5, 1910. He spent most of his life farming in the Aline community. He later moved to Enid where he spent the remainder of his life. His wife preceded him indeath July 4, 1967. He was also preceded in death by his parents, Mr. andMrs. L. R. Kingcade, and one sister. Survivors include four daughters, LoisGreer, Marjorie Daffron and Dorothy Thompson all of Wichita, Kan., andBessie McCune, Aline; two sons Harold, Forgan, Okla., and Arthur, Enid; 26 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren; one brother, Walter, Elkhart, Kan."


Leeroy Kingcade, b. 4 May 1855, Christian County, MO. d. 10 Jan. 1939, Alfalfa County, OK Married: 5 July 1879, Pinckneyville, Perry County, IL.- Sarah Ann Jones,b.10 June 1857, Perry County, IL.d. 10 April 1945, Elkhart, Morton County, KS.

Son of Thomas D. Kingcade & Elizabeth J. Cummings.

Proven by:
U. S.1860 Federal Census, Du Quoin Post Office, Perry County, Illinois, Dwelling #1173
Kingcade, Thomas 32 TN
Elizabeth 26 TN
Missouri 7 MO
Leroy 5 MO
Jas H 3 MO
Christine 0/12 IL

Marriage License for Leeroy Kingcade & Sarah Ann Jones, 5 July 1879, Pinckneyville, Perry County, IL. It lists Thomas Kingcade and Elizabeth Cummings as LeeRoy's parents.

Obituary DuQuoin Tribune, IL, Nov. 29, 1907, page 4, col. 4."Earth to Earth, The funeral services of Mr. Thomas Kingcade were conducted last Friday afternoon, at 2:30 from the home of his daughter, on North Vine street. The attendance of friends and business men testified to the esteem in which the quiet, unassuming man was regarded.Mr. Kingcade's boyhood days were spent in Tennessee. At an early age he wasunited in marriage with Miss Elizabeth J. Cummings, a woman of remarkableStrength of character and sweetness of disposition. The family home wasfirst established in their native State. During the pioneer days of SouthernMissouri, they left their early home and moved to that State, but latersettled in DuQuoin, ILL., before the railroad passed through the prairietown. Mr. James Kingcade, a brother of deceased, was connected with theCompany, and the brothers were friends of Mr. Mitchell, a prominent official of the Central road.Nine children were born unto Mr. and Mrs. Kingcade. The wife died a triumphant Christian death some years ago, and the surviving childrennumber: Lee, who is a resident of Oklahoma; Mrs. Belle Wilcox, of Campbell, MO.; Abraham, Arthur and Mrs. Abigail Dew of our city.The bearers were: Messrs, Z. R. Provart, Thos. Penwarden, I. B. Maclin, Wm.Humphrey, Thos. Thompson, Louis Croessmann.The interment occurred in the Odd Fellows cemetery in one of the first lotsopened in the oldest part of the burial ground.Marriage License for Thomas D Kingcade & Elizabeth Cummings, 6 Sept. 1850:#891 Marriage Register for Cannon County, TN.


Thomas D. Kingcade, b. Jan. 1828, TN. d. 21 Nov. 1907, DuQuoin, PerryCounty, IL.Married: 6 Sep 1850, Cannon County, TN. - Elizabeth J. Cummings, b. 19 Sep.1833, TN. d. 5 Mar. 1893, DuQuoin, Perry County, IL.

Son of unknown.

What is known:Tennessee Tidbits, 1778 - 1914, Volume 4 pages 250-251 st ates that Kincaid,Thomas was an orphan boy about the age of twelve years when he was bound 1January 1838 to Arhtur Warren Sr. until the age of twenty-one. Archibald Stone was security. (Can Tn, Co. Ct Min, 1,251) On 2 August 1847 ArhturWarren was released from the above apprentice bond. He presented a receiptdated 29 July 1847 stating that Thomas Kincaid had arrived at full age and had received full satisfaction of the bond. (ibid B/320)

U. S. 1850 Federal Census, District 6, Cannon County, TN. Dated 28, Aug.1850. Family #75
Finley, Edmund 34 TN
Finley, Mary 50 KY
Youngblood, Mary J. 10 TN
Kincade, Thomas 22 TN