Erath County, TX
Posted Queries for June 1997
B C D
E F G
H I J
K L M
N O P
Q R S
T U V
W X Y
- GIBSON, REASONER
posted by Janis Lindemann on Wednesday, June 4, 1997
- Would like to share information regarding William GIBSON of Pope Co. AR
and his wife, Angeline (?) REASONER, who moved from Crawford Co. AR by 1850
and to Erath/Palo Pinto Co.s TX about 1860. William GIBSON'S father was my gggrandfather.
Need help in locating the GIBSON family on census before 1830. Have much information
to share on both the GIBSON and REASONER lines, as well as the siblings of William.
- CLEVELAND, DAY,
TIDWELL posted by Vicki
Johnson on Thursday, June 5, 1997
- I am searching for any info on William H. JAMES b 1865 in Granbury, Hood
Co., TX. Married Eliza Jane DAY 22 Dec 1888 in Granbury, Hood Co., TX. Had the
following children: Roy Day b abt 1894, Thomas Elvis b 27 May 1900, Jesse B.
b 21 Oct 1903, William Basil b 22 Dec 1906. I know William H. died in Acton,
Hood Co., TX on 7 Aug 1929 and was buried in the Acton Cemetery, but I'm trying
to find out what the "H" stands for in the middle name. Roy Day JAMES married
Winnie TIDWELL and also Anna Lee CLEVELAND. Thomas Elivs married Annie Bell
KAYLOR. Don't know anything about Jesse B. or William Basil. Surely there has
to be some descendants that may know where these people settled. Any help would
be appreciated. Thanks!
- DANIEL, NEEL,
WEAVER posted by Shirley
Derington on Friday, June 6, 1997
- Would like any information on William H. NEEL, propr. of the Dublin Leader,
Erath County. He was born around 1860 and married Mauld WEAVER in 1885 in Erath
County. I would like any information on the NEEL and DANIEL family. Will exchange
- HENSON, LOVELADY
posted by Myrl Ross on Monday, June 9, 1997
- I am interested in corresponding with any descendants of Jerry N HENSON.
He died n Erath Co TX, Aug 26, 1920. His first wife is unknown Had ch: Mollie
b 1866 and Cora. 2)m Georgeann LOVELADY, May 28, 1871 in Collin Co. CH:Otto,
Martha Ellen, John S, Emma May, Ethel B, Fannie and Robert. In 1880 Bell Co.
census a Henrietta LOVELADY was listed as step-daughter. Family lived in Bell
co(1880 Bell Co Census), Cooke Co. (1900) and Tom Green Co. (1910). 3) mar Annie
Unknown and was living in Erath Co. when he died in 1920. Any info will be appreciated.
DEVENPORTS posted by
Don Crawford on Tuesday, June 10, 1997
- Seeking information on Erath Co. DEVENPORTS/DAVENPORTS. Martha A DEVENPORT
b. 1795 NC, d. 7-23-1875, buried @ Round Grove Cem., Erath Co. Migrated from
Hot Spring Co., AR abt 1870 with William, Calvin, Richard, and Henry DEVENPORT/DAVENPORT
to near Bunyun. Seeking & will exchange data.
- BABER, JACKSON
posted by Kathryn Jackson Miller on Wednesday, June
- I am looking for information on the BABER and JACKSON families. My Grandfather
was George Arthur JACKSON and Grandmother was Lola Marie BABER. They lived in
Bluffdale, Texas. I have some info on Grandfather but nothing on Grandmother.
She died in the 1930s. They are both buried at Rock church. I know nothing of
my grandmothers history. Thank you for your time.
- FIKE, MCCARTY,
ROBERTS posted by Carolyn
Sparks on Monday, June 16, 1997
- Looking for parentage or any information on the following ancestor who died
in Waco, Texas: Chandler"Jake" ROBERTS b. abt. 1820 d. 3/17/1867 Waco, Texas
m. Martha MCCARTY b. 2/27/1827 in Dallas Co., Alabama d. 6/21/1901 (f. James
MCCARTY m. Nancy FIKE) Children: Isaac Bateman ROBERTS b. 3/10/1867 in Erath
co., Texas d. 10/10, 1935 in Voss, Coleman County, Texas; John Wesley ROBERTS
b. 1854; Henry Sinclair ROBERTS b. 1863 d. 1931; Jacob Z. ROBERTS b. 1858 d.
1932; James ROBERTS; Mary Francis ROBERTS; Nancy Jenny ROBERTS b. 1846; William
Chandler ROBERTS d. 1951.
- WILSON, WOOD posted
by Vicki Shaffer on Wednesday, June 18, 1997
- WILSON, Benjamiin F. b. ca 1840 in NC or SC He was living in Erath Co. TX
in 1880. He was married to A.T. WOOD. Would like hear from anyone with connections
to this family. Email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
- MILLER, WOODS
posted by Mary Miller Whisenhunt on Friday, June
- Looking for information on the Jesse MILLER and Marshall WOODS families.
My great-grandfather Jesse's son was also name Jesse. My grandfather Jesse MILLER
married Opal WOODS. They had 9 children: Harwood, Orville, Lowell Wayne, R.D.
"Craig", Bobby, Gene, Alta and Ann (know 7). My grandfather, John Marshall WOODS
lived in Morgan Mill and operated a cotton mill there. Many of my relatives
still live in Stephenville. If you know any of our history, please write to
me at: Mary Miller Whisenhunt 38 Anna Cade Rd.
- BEAVER, BELL,
NEELEY, NIX posted
by Jim Beaver on Friday, June 20, 1997
- Looking for info on BEAVER family. Earliest known: John Wilson BEAVER, d.7
May 1937, Seymour (Baylor Co.). Married Nora Lee NIX, died Seymour (Baylor Co.).
Son Joseph Frank BEAVER, b. 10 Nov 1893 (Erath Co.), died 13 Apr 1951, Iowa
Park (Wichita Co.). Married Beulah Inez BELL, b. 20 Jul 1893, (Fannin Co.),
d. 1985?, (Wichita Co.). Her father was Rush Montgomery BELL, b.1847, d.8 Apr
1905, Telephone (Fannin Co.). He was married to Addie Marie NEELEY, b. Jan 1855,
d.8 Apr 1913, (Camp Co.). Joseph Frank BEAVER and Beulah Inez BELL were the
parents of my father, James Norman BEAVER, b.27 Oct 1924, Iowa Park (Wichita
- SIMPSON posted by Rick
Charnes on Friday, June 20, 1997
- SIMPSON family of Erath County. Thomas married Texas in 1877 and they had
(at least) 7 children between 1878 and 1895: Louis, Lafayette, Birdie, Ola,
Thomas, Joseph and John. Maybe there are some descendants of these folks out
- BOLES, CALDWELL,
SMITH, TYLER posted
by Cindy Johnson on Sunday, June 22, 1997
- Looking for ancestors and descendants of Charles Stewart JONES listed in
the 1850 census of Shelby County with the following children: Mances JONES (male)
Age 12 b. 1838 in AL, Coleman JONES (male) Age 11 b. AL, Foster JONES (male)
Age 9 b. TX, Catherine JONES (female) Age 7 b. TX, Charles JONES (male) Age
5 b. TX, Grachery JONES (male) Age 4 b. TX, Enoch JONES (male) Age 1 b. TX.
I would like any information on this family. Enoch Grubbs "Nuck" JONES was my
gggrandfather. He was married to Catherine Elizabeth DOGGETT. Also seeking kin
of the DOGGETT family. Children of Jessee DOGGETT and Mary CARD of Patroon are:
Leonard DOGGETT b.ca. 1854, Georgia m. Amanda MORGAN Catherine Elizabeth DOGGETT
b.Feb.25,1855 d. May 5,1923 in Noble, LA. Ella DOGGETT b.ca. 1857 d.1913-1914
Converse, LA Willie DOGGETT b.1859 m. Octavia TYLER Bonner Moreland DOGGETT
b.Nov.12, 1861 in Patroon, Shelby County d.Apr. 26, 1925 Center, TX, Burton
DOGGETT b.1864 John DOGGETT. Children of Jessee DOGGETT and Catherine SMITH:
Gus DOGGETT m. Sallie BOLES, Abner DOGGETT m. Florence CALDWELL. Thank you for
any help you may provide. I am willing to share what we have on these families.
- BRIDE, CAPERTON,
HARRISON posted by Barbara
Calleja on Sunday, June 22, 1997
- Looking for information on HARRISON family. George Caperton HARRISON was
postmaster near Jayton in the late 1800's, was later a tax assessor-collector.
Married to Margaret Eleanor MC BRIDE, 1886 in Tennessee. I have a copy of a
20+ page family history beginning with Hugh M. HARRISON and listing many grand-children
of George CAPERTON. It was given to me by Mrs. Thelma Page of Arizona.
- MORRIS, SANDERS
posted by Kirk D. Lyons on Thursday, June 26, 1997
- Seek info on ancestry, family & descendants of John W. SANDERS (born Nov
9, 1849 in GA, died Aug 3, 1896 in Erath County, Texas) married on Jan 8, 1874
in Cleburne Co. AL to Laura A. MORRIS (born Oct 6, 1856 in AL, died Jul 22,
1904 in Erath County, Texas. Don't know when they moved to Texas or Erath Co.
Known Children: Willie David, born Oct 8, 1879 in AL died Mar 10, 1932 in Erath
County, Texas; Samuel Dewitt "Dee" SANDERS born Nov 11, 1888 in Anniston, Calhoun
Co, AL, died June 15, 1953 in Big Spring, Howard County, TX. It is possible
that Dee was born in Dublin, Texas. Any information on this SANDERS/MORRIS line
would be appreciated. I know nothing else about this part of my family. .
- LEWIS, LOYD,
MCCOY, STEWART posted
by Ben Reavis on Saturday, June 28, 1997
- George W. LEWIS, b. 16 Nov 1844--26 Jan 1941 married in Llano Co., TX. in
abt. 1864 Sarah Jane LOYD, b. 24 Jun 1847-5 Nov 1905. They moved to Atascosa
Co. in 1875 and were in the 1880 Frio Co., TX census. They were in the 1900
Somervell Co., TX census. Both are buried in the Nancy Smith Cemetery in Somervell
Co. along with their daughters Safornia and Mary Ellen and families. Their children
were Alva, 1865; Safornia, 12 May 1867-20 Nov 1941; Mary Ellen, 14 Jan 1869-11
Nov 1946; David, 1871; and James, 1873. Safornia married Robert L. STEWART (26
Oct 1866-9 Jan 1944)); Mary Ellen married George M. MCCOY (16 Jun 1868-3 Feb
1944) in Erath Co., TX. .
- MAHAN, SADBERRY
posted by Andy Taylor on Sunday, June 29, 1997
- I am looking for anything on the MAHAN and SADBERRY family line. I have
a fair amount of data on the above dating back to the mid 1800's in Erath and
Comanche counties. Thank you for any help...Andy
For questions about this page, or if you find any broken links, contact