William Oscar Welch was the son of William Benjamin Jordan Welch and Hettie Emeline Sikes. He was born in April 1874 in Mississippi and died in 1956. He is buried in Harmony Cemetery in Clarke County, Mississippi. He married Emma E. Herring on 13 November 1895 in Clarke County, Mississippi.
William Oscar Welch's grave marker
Emma E. Herring was born in April 1875 in Mississippi.
They had the following children:
Chester F. Welch was born in September 1896 in Mississippi.