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Children of William Henry Drayton and Norma Allston (nee Holloway)

I’m posting information on the family of William Henry Drayton and his wife, Norma Allston (maiden name = Holloway). You will notice that many of the family moved from Charleston and settled in Chicago. 

WILLIAM HENRY AND NORMA DRAYTON’S CHILDREN

ST JULIEN DOYLE DRAYTON – CHARLESTON – CHICAGO.

William (deliverer of groceries, porter)(Apr 1861, Charleston – 4 Apr 1907, Charleston – cause of death = nephritis – widow) + married 6 Aug 1884 Norma (maiden name = Holloway) (Feb 1865, Charleston – (both William and Norma – mulatto) (Census 1900 – Frances Holloway, mother-in-law to William)(1870 Census Charleston Ward 4 – Frances Holloway (1836 – , Teacher + Children = Aline B (1861 -, Eliza (1863 -, Norma (1865 – )(1880 Census Charleston – Frances Pinckney Holloway, widow (1838- + Children = Lilian(1868 -, Alene (1861 – , School Teacher, Norma (1865 –
(Lilian Holloway = witness to William & Norma’s marriage, H. Cardozo, clergyman, officiated)

Children of William and Norma

Ernest (25 Jul 1889 –
Alvin Pinckney (Nov 1890 – + wife, Edna D (1890 – (1930 Census for Chicago)
Edith R (Apr 1899 – 13 Oct 1900)(cause of death = marasma; buried in Brown Fellowship Ground)
Corinne M (Aug 1892 –
Frank H (25 Oct 1895, delayed birth at home, 17 Green Street –
Lucille M (25 Oct 1897, delayed birth same place, no name given at birth –
Louis Bonneau (18 Oct 1886, delayed birth –
William Hubert Jr (4 Feb 1888 – + wife, Leila H (maiden name = Hoffman)(1896 – 2 Dec 1950)(1930 Census for Charleston – Eva Hoffman, head of household with William & Leila & daughter, Mildred (1928 –  
St Julien Doyle (20 May 1885 – (1900 Census – Nashville, Tennessee Ward 3 – boarder at school)

William Hubert – WW1 Draft – 12 Sep 1918
St Julien Doyle – WW1 Draft – 12 Sep 1918 – WW11 Draft – 1942 – self-employed – Address – 204 N Western Ave, Chicago
Alvin Pinckney – WW1 Draft – 12 Sep 1918-  3439 Federal Street, Chicago – waiter in dining car, New York Central RR – invalid wife, solely dependent + WW11 Draft – 1942 – 61 E 46th Street 3a, Chicago  – (1930 Census – wife = Edna D (1890 –
Ernest – WW1 Draft – 5 May 1917 – Address = 561 Morris, Bronx, NY – Clerk, US Gov)(Census 1920 – Manhattan – lodging with Albertha Rogers = widow)(WW11 Draft – 1942 – 1120 Putnam Ave, Brooklyn, Kings, NY – works for US Post Office – listed as “white” – wife = Viola (1895- )(1930 Census – + daughter, Ruth (1924 –

St Julien (Census 1920 – Chicago Ward 6 – Cook County – owner of drugstore + wife, Jessie)(1887, Alabama – )(Georgia Wilson, sister-in-law, living with St Julien & Jessie(Census 1930 – Julian and Jessie, living with Robert & Georgia Wilson)

Son of St Julien & Jessie

St Julien (25 Dec 1912, Tennessee – 29 Jul 1998)(US School Yearbook – Freshman at Hyde Park High School, Chicago – 1926)(married 18 May 1948 Lauretta Southern)
(arrived from Southampton, UK on ‘Ile-de-France’ in New York – 13 Oct 1953 – aged 68, address = 3520 W 13th Pl, Chicago)
(28 Aug 1963 – Principal of Englewood High School = Austin News)(Address = 4815 S Karlova Ave, Southside, Chicago)(Area ‘B’ Superintendent of Schools for the Chicago Board of Education from 1970 to retirement in Jan 1973 = Suburbanite Economist)

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