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Case File 491DMCA

1 2 Age-Progression
Left: Marshall, circa 1977; Right: Age-progression by NCMEC to age 37.

Sir-Kristopher Clayton Marshall
Missing since July 20, 1977 from Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California.
Classification: Non Family Abduction

Vital Statistics

  • Date Of Birth: September 11, 1973
  • Age at Time of Disappearance: 3 years old
  • Height and Weight at Time of Disappearance: 3'0; 37 lbs
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Biracial male. Light brownish hair (very soft to texture with big loopy curls); brown eyes. Marshall has a very light complexion.
  • Marks, Scars: Marshall has a four-inch long scar on his back. He has scar tissue on both of his feet and on his ankles.
  • Clothing: Red and white striped t-shirt, brown jeans. Blue tennis shoes. Brown belt.
  • Dentals: Not available.
  • DNA: Available

Circumstances of Disappearance
Marshall spent the evening of July 20, 1977 at a the Matory and Williams residence in Los Angeles, California, together with Ivy Matory, Violet Matory and Yolanda Williams. The house burned down during the night and the children's mother, Earlene Williams, was found deceased inside the home the following morning. There was no sign of Marshall or the other children.
The next day, Yolanda Williams father, James Williams and the children were seen at a Denny's restaurant in Grapevine at approximately 5:30 AM. James Williams was picked up by friends in Riverside later that day, but did not have the children with him. He was tried for murder of his wife, but refused to reveal the whereabouts of the children. James Williams is now deceased.

If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:

Los Angeles County Sheriffs Department

Agency Case Number: 77-2022420

NCMEC #: NCMC601813

NCIC Case Number: M602925037
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.

Source Information:
The National Center For Missing and Exploited Children
California Department of Justice
For the Lost
NamUs P #6344

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