John Whale Ewing and Mattie Blanch Laferry Ewing had 8 chidren: Laferry, Benjamin, John Whale, Gretchen, Radna, Madillene, Mildren and Robert Dallas.They were a farming family living near Scranton, Logan Co., AR.

The Laferrys came from France in the mid 1800ís and settled at Ellsworth, AR in Logan Co.

Robert Dallas married Luevirt Lucas, daughter of Bill and Lucy Lucas on 802701922 at Prairie View by Reverend Wiliam Walker. They had six children.