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John Veazey
s/o Mr. & Mrs. A. Veazey

Texas Death Certificate

John Henry Veazey (male, white, single) , born 13 Sept 1911 in Childers Co., Texas, was the son of  Albert Veazey (b Alabama) & Ada E. Sanford (b Alabama).  The child was under Dr. Veazey & Slaughter's care for one day upon his death at 5 a.m. on 23 December 1915 in Grayson Co.  The cause of death was a burn over 2/3rds of his body from which he survived one day.  He was 4 years, 4 months and 13 days old at the time of his death.  He was buried in Van Alstyne Cemetery on 23 December 1915 under the care of Undertaker S.L. McKinney.   The informant was his father, Albert Veazey of RR2, Van Alstyne.

Dallas Morning News   24 Dec 1915-  Childs Burns Prove Fatal
Special to the News
Van Alstyne, Texas   Dec 23- The 4-year-old son of Mr. & Mrs Albert Veazey, who live on the J.C. Umpress farm near Ferguson's Chapel. Northwest of Van Alstyne, fell into a tub of scalding water yesterday afternoon and was so badly burned that it died at an early hour this morning. The burial took place at the Van Alstyne Cemetery this afternoon at 4 o'clock.

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