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Dr. Emmett Adam Sibley



Dr. Emmett Adam Sibley - Dentist
November 24th, 1892 Goldthwaite, Mills County Texas
January 5, 1951 Bay City, Matagorda County, Texas
Buried Oakwood Cemetery, Austin, Travis County, Texas

Son of Dr. Andrew Jackson Sibley (1865 - 1910) and Fannie Octavia Brown Sibley (1866 - 1955)

Children of Andrew and Fannie Sibley:
Seth Shepard Sibley (1890 - 1961)
Ernest E. Sibley (1892 - 1972)
Emmett A. Sibley (1892 - 1951)
Andrew Jay Sibley (1895 - 1916)
Clarence Carl Sibley (1897 - 1981)
Fannie Mae Sibley (1900 - ____)
Pearl Sibley (1902 - 1978)
Ruby Sibley (1902 - ____)

Married 1st Georgia Bobbitt (March 9, 1891 in West Virginia - July 1, 1937 Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas)
Daughter of Henry Paxton Bobbitt (1860 - 1943) and Elizabeth Hannah "Bettie" Duncan Bobbitt (March 12, 1858 - February 23, 1931)

Married 2nd April 29, 1938 in Matagorda County to Clara Mae Collier Lowe (February 14, 1892 - December 24, 1973)
Buried at Cedarvale Cemetery beside her first husband John L. Lowe (April 29, 1872 - May 18, 1936)
Dr. Sibley's step-children:
Vera Mae Lowe
Laddie L. Lowe
Clara's residence at time of her death, 2309 Avenue E

WWI Draft Registration, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas
Clerk - MK & T Ry Co.
Physical Description: Medium height; Stout build; Brown eyes; Brown hair

1900 Census - Texas - Travis County
Andrew Sibley, head, age 35, b Dec 1864 AR
Fannie D. Sibley, wife, age 33, b Oct 1866 TX
Seth S. Sibley, son, age 9, b Sep 1890 TX
Emmett Sibley, son, age 7, b Nov 1892 TX
Ernest Sibley, son, age 7, b Nov 1892 TX
Andrew J. Sibley, son, age 5, b Feb 1895 TX
Clarence Sibley, son, age 2, b Aug 1847 TX
Fannie M. Sibley, daughter, age 3/12, b Mar 1900 TX
Doctor J. Sibley, brother, age 21, b Jun 1878 TX

1910 Census - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas - Commerce Street
Dr. D. J. Sibley, roomer, age 40, b TX, Physician
Emmett A. Sibley, roomer, age 17, b TX, Office Stenographer

1920 Census - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Henry P. Bobbitt, head, age 59, b WV, House Carpenter
Elisibeth H. Bobbitt, wife, age 62, b WV
Georgie Sibley, daughter, age 37, b WV Stenographer - Tire House
Dwight Bobbitt, son, age 21, b WV, Traveling Salesman - Tire Co
Lucy E. Bobbitt, daughter, age 18, b WV, Stenographer - Rail Road Office, single
Emmett Sibley, son-in-law, age 28, b TX, Doctor - Dentist [husband of Georgie]
Clara Bobbitt, daughter-in-law, age 18, b MI [wife of Dwight?]
Leroy Leach, grandson, age 16, b WV

1930 Census - Texas, Carson County - Panhandle
Emmet A. Sibley, head, age 43, b TX, 25 years old at first marriage, Dentist
Georgia Sibley, wife, age 46, b WV, 15 years old at first marriage, County Treasurer

1940 Census - Texas, Matagorda County, Bay City, Avenue E
Emmett A. Sibley, head, age 47, b TX, living in Fort Worth in 1935, Dentist
Clara Mae Sibley, wife, age 46, b TX
Vera Mae Lowe, step-daughter, age 22, b TX, Beauty Parlor Operator
Laddie Lowe, step-son, age 19, b TX, Bank Teller

Funeral Services For Dr. E. A. Sibley Are Held Here Saturday

Funeral services for Dr. E. A. Sibley, 58, prominent Bay City dentist, were held at the First Baptist Church Saturday morning with burial in Austin.

Dr. Sibley died in the the Matagorda General Hospital early Friday afternoon.

Surviving are his wife; one step-daughter, Mrs. Vera Lee Anderson; one stepson, Laddie L. Lowe; his mother, Mrs. Fannie B. Sibley of Dallas; three sisters, Mrs. P. R. Erdwinn of Oklahoma, Mrs. A. F. Allsup of Dallas, and Mrs. Francis Charlet of California; three brothers, S. S. of Houston, E. E. and C. C. of Dallas.

Daily Tribune, January 11, 1951


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