Members of four generations of the Elias Slaven family pose for a photo taken in late 1916 or early 1917 in Kingston, Madison County, Arkansas. They are, back row, left to right: Bill and Pearl Slaven Garton, John and Dora Slaven, Sealy Romanda "Rhoa" Slaven, Stella Slaven, Bessie Slaven, and Margie Slaven. Seated, Elias Meshack "Shack" Slaven, Dan Slaven, Sealy Milligan Slaven, Ted Slaven, William Raleigh "Dink" Slaven, Opal Garton, and Nannie Davidson Slaven; front row, Ruby Slaven, Oscar Garton, Edith Slaven.
William Raliegh Slaven is a son of Elias and Sealy Slaven. Pearl Garton, John, Rhoa, Stella, Bessie, Margie, Dan, Ted, and Edith Slaven are children of William Raleigh and Nannie Slaven. Opal and Oscar Garton are children of Bill and Pearl Garton.