Descendants of

Ruben Estes Levingston

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  Generation No. 1   1. RUBEN ESTES1 LEVINGSTON was born March 30, 1838 in Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas, and died May 23, 1911 in Fairland, Burnet County, Texas. He was buried In Fairland Cemetery, Burnet County. He married three times: (1) FRANCES ANN HENSLEY. She was born February 09, 1835 in Halletsville, LaVaca County, Texas, and died August 12, 1873 in Fairland, Burnet County, Texas. (2) MALISSA (LIZZIE) LOVING July 13, 1879 in Burnet, Burnet County, Texas, daughter of WILLIAM LOVING and SARAH ELDREDGE. She was born Abt. 1857 in Sabine County, Texas, and died Abt. 1888 in Fairland, Burnet County, Texas. She was buried in Fairland Cemetery, Burnet County. (3) SALLIE (SARAH) CARPENTER January 03, 1889 in Burnet County. She was born March 25, 1856 in Gonzales, Texas, and died April 08, 1933 in Fairland, Burnet County, Texas.   Notes for RUBEN ESTES LEVINGSTON: Proof: death certificate filed, May 27, 1911, Vol 1, pg 76, Burnet County, Texas. Proof: Will Records Vol E, Pg 97, Burnet County, Texas. Children of RUBEN LEVINGSTON and FRANCES HENSLEY are: i. WILLIAM PRESTON2 LEVINGSTON, b. May 24, 1860. 2. ii. ALICE PRISCILLA LEVINGSTON, b. March 24, 1861, Heidenheimer,Burnet County, Texas; d. June 12, 1947, Anson, Jones County, Texas. iii. ANNIE ELIZABETH LEVINGSTON, b. February 29, 1864. iv. MARY FRANCES LEVINGSTON, b. February 24, 1866. v. ALEXANDER "ALEX" LEVINGSTON, b. February 16, 1869. vi. RUBEN ESTES LEVINGSTON, JR., b. November 26, 1871. Children of RUBEN LEVINGSTON and MALISSA LOVING are: vii. GEORGE WILEY2 LEVINGSTON, b. July 12, 1882, Burnet County, Texas; d. September 13, 1958, Austin, Texas; m. JESSE KOLB. 3. viii. KATHERINE PRISCILLA ANNE (KATIE) LEVINGSTON, b. December 14, 1884, Fairland, Burnet County, Texas; d. August 12, 1965, Ojai, California; buried Fairland Cemetery, Burnet County, Texas. ix. OBADIAH HANCOCK LEVINGSTON, b. August 17, 1887; d. January 08, 1959, Fairland, Burnet County, Texas. Children of RUBEN LEVINGSTON and SALLIE CARPENTER are: x. OLLIE LEE2 LEVINGSTON, b. November 23, 1890. xi. JESSIE LEVINGSTON, b. June 02, 1892; d. March 18, 1892, Fairland, Burnet County, Texas. xii. EVA INEZ LEVINGSTON, b. January 13, 1894. xiii. ESTES HALEY LEVINGSTON, b. April 05, 1897.     Generation No. 2   2. ALICE PRISCILLA2 LEVINGSTON (RUBEN ESTES1) was born March 24, 1861 in Heidenheimer, Burnet County, Texas, and died June 12, 1947 in Anson, Jones County, Texas. She married (1) ROBERT VANCE SARRELS Abt. 1879 in Burnet/Williamson County, Texas, son of ANDREW SARRELS and SARAH. She married (2) WILLIAM ELGIN NEATHERLIN September 07, 1900 in Burnet/Williamson County, Texas. Children of ALICE LEVINGSTON and ROBERT SARRELS are: i. WILLIAM TAYLOR3 SARRELS, b. April 19, 1880, Burnet County, Texas; m. FLORENCE SNODGRASS, October 29, 1901. ii. FANNIE SARRELS, b. December 23, 1881; d. December 30, 1897. iii. MAMIE MALISSA SARRELS, b. May 01, 1884; d. August 15, 1969, Galveston, Texas; m. (1) TURNER; m. (2) GEORGE EARNEST TABOR, September 30, 1901. iv. MATTIE SARRELS, b. March 19, 1886. v. BOY SARRELS, b. July 11, 1888. vi. TWIN BOY SARRELS, b. July 04, 1889. vii. TWIN BOY SARRELS, b. July 04, 1889. viii. RUEBEN VANCE SARRELS, b. July 22, 1890. ix. NETTIE ELIZABETH SARRELS, b. July 07, 1892. Children of ALICE LEVINGSTON and WILLIAM NEATHERLIN are: x. JAMES AUGUST3 NEATHERLIN, b. August 05, 1901. xi. WILEY ELGIN NEATHERLIN, b. November 15, 1902; m. JOHNNIE STOVALL.   3. KATHERINE PRISCILLA ANNE (KATIE)2 LEVINGSTON (RUBEN ESTES1) was born December 14, 1884 in Fairland, Burnet County, Texas, and died August 12, 1965 in Ojai, California; buried Fairland Cemetery, Burnet County, Texas. She married JOHN HARVEY EDWARDS, son of ALMUS EDWARDS and MARY ALLISON. He was born June 07, 1882 in Fairland, Burnet County, Texas, and died January 26, 1958 in Johnson City, Blanco County, Texas; buried Fairland Cemetery, Burnet County, Texas.   Notes for KATHERINE PRISCILLA ANNE (KATIE) LEVINGSTON: Proof: delayed birth record filed December 15, 1941, certificate # 910009, Volume P2 page 60, Burnet County, Texas. Proof: death record filed San Francisco, San Francisco County, California '65-100386/6115. Proof: statement of heirship November 22, 1905 at 4:30 P.M., filed Deed Records Vol. 44, Pg. 47, Burnet County, Texas.   Katie was named for her grandmother, Sarah Ann Eldridge, and Alice Priscilla Levingston Sorrels Neatherlin. Do not know where the name Katherine came from.   Notes for JOHN HARVEY EDWARDS: Proof: delayed birth record filed February 8, 1943, certificate # 910008, Volume P4 page 544, Birth Records, Burnet County, Texas Proof: death filed first day of February 1958 under certificate # 302 and found in volume 3 page 15, Death Records, Blanco County, Texas   Marriage Notes for KATHERINE LEVINGSTON and JOHN EDWARDS: Proof: Marriage Record filed Vol H, pg 367, Burnet County, Texas Children of KATHERINE LEVINGSTON and JOHN EDWARDS are: i. JIM3 EDWARDS, b. December 26, 1903, Fairland, Burnet County, Texas; d. December 26, 1903, Fairland, Burnet County, Texas. ii. ROBERT LEE EDWARDS, b. November 20, 1905. iii. LORENA GLADYS EDWARDS, b. June 20, 1907. iv. ALMOS RUBEN EDWARDS, b. January 08, 1909. v. JAMES CARLYLE EDWARDS, b. January 17, 1910. vi. ROY GRADEN EDWARDS, b. July 10, 1914. vii. CLARENCE THURSTON EDWARDS, m. LETA MAXINE ROGERS, May 15, 1939, Anson, Jones County, Texas; b. February 05, 1922, Jefferson, Marion County, Texas; d. September 28, 1981, Anson, Jones County, Texas.   Notes for CLARENCE THURSTON EDWARDS: Proof: delayed birth record March 19, 1970, Vol 7, Pg. 257, Blanco County, Texas. Proof: Death Records, file no. 54, Jones County, Texas.   Notes for LETA MAXINE ROGERS: Proof: delayed birth filed March 16, 1970, Marion County, Texas, Vol 11 p. 281. Proof: death certificate filed October 7, 1981, Anson, Jones County, Texas, registrar's file no. 47.   Marriage Notes for CLARENCE EDWARDS and LETA ROGERS: Proof: marriage recorded and filed May 19, 1939, Jones County, Texas, Vol 9 p. 494.   viii. JOHN RUBEN "PETE" EDWARDS, b. December 23, 1919; d. 1988, Abilene, Texas; m. BILLIE MAURINE DEAN, 1940, Roby, Texas; b. May 01, 1923, Jones County, Texas; d. December 30, 1998, Anson, Jones County, Texas.  

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