|Mills Ralph Sumner Jr.
Mills Ralph Sumner Jr.
The 1920 Federal Census for Norfolk, Madison Ward, Norfolk, Virginia, District 94 records Mills R. Sumner, Jr. (20) living with his uncle, George S. (49) and Margaret E. (50) Sumner and family. The WWI Draft Registration Card for Milles Ralph Sumner records his date of birth as April 8, 1899. He is living with his father, M. R. Mills, in Ahoskie, Hertford Co., NC. There is a WWI Draft Card for Mills Robert Sumner born Oct 2, 1872. He is living with his wife, Fannie, in Ahoskie, Hertford Co., NC. A check of the 1880 census for St. Johns, Hertford Co., NC reveals George S. (10) and Mills R. (7) Sumner as borthers living with their widowed mother, Mary E. Sumner (40), and siblings.
Mills married Frances Christine (Fannie) Rawls, daughter of David Parker Rawls and Caroline Frances (Carrie) Cobb, circa 1928 in Portsmouth City, VA. (Frances Christine (Fannie) Rawls was born on 16 Jul 1895 in Nansemond Co, VA. and died in Mar 1984 in Virginia Beach City, VA.)