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Biographies of Early Citizens


Austin Stephen Blevins Austin Descendancy chart
Barnes John S. Barnes Link to the Barnes Family website.
Beall Josiah Beall & Family Link to the Beall Family webpage.
Bratton Richard Bratton The Old Shoe Maker
Brewer The James Brewer Family The Reeves and Brewer Families
Cannon Carter Cannon Link to the Beall Family webpage.
Colley Lilburn Howard Colley Biography
Collier Dr. John Collier Mansfield Male and Female College
Cope Iddo Cope The Free Thinker
Darter Isaac Michael Darter, MD Prominent Fort Worth Physician
Davis P. G. Davis The Old Coffin Maker
Susan Deringer Foshall Dayton
Proprietress of Dayton's Antiques
Dukes A. J. Dukes Biography
Dwight John Martin Harvey Dwight Tombstone Maker
Feild Captain Julian Feild Biography
Foust J. E. Foust & Son Grapevine Area Funeral Directors
Gause George L. Gause Prominent Undertaker in Fort Worth
Grimsley Squire Grimsley The Unique Squire
Hall Martha Ellen Hall Photos and Biography
Halsell Sarah Halsell Mansfield Male and Female College
Harris George L. Harris George relates early days of Fort Worth
Hightower Alfred Madison Hightower Biography
Hill Allen Hill Biography
Hill Malinda Frost Dwight Hill Biography
Hodges Dr. D. G. Hodges The First Doctor
Hodges Sallie Hodges Biography
Hoover Martin V. Hoover Biography
House P. M. House The "Blackland Farmer"
Huit John Huit Regulators and Moderators
Hunt Susan Hunt McDaniel Gray Driskill Registry Report
Hurst William Letchworth Hurst Biography
Johnson Colonel M. T. Johnson Biography
Keeling Linda Jean Benedict Keeling Wreck Victim's Rites Planned
LaMarre Jimmy Gerald LaMarre WWII Soldier, KIA - submitted by Page Johnson - (3.10 MB)
Leonard Archibald Franklin Leonard Biography
Lewis Mrs. Lucretia Gilliland Lewis Biography
Marie Chief Jose Marie Biography
Man R. S. Man The Old Miller
Martin James Brassfield Martin Early Settler of Tarrant County, Texas
McGar Hiram McGar, Jr. President, Colored Texas Baseball League
McKnight William B. McKnight Biography
Mitchell Mr. & Mrs. Charles Mitchell Woman Claims to be Oldest White Native
Paddock Captain Buckley B. Paddock Fort Worth's Master Builder
Perry Napoleon Bonaparte Perry The "Sandyland Farmer"
Quantrill William Clark "Bill" Quantrill Quantrill's Raiders - Confederate guerrillas
Ragland T. J. Ragland The Jackson Democrat
Reeves The Reeves Family The Reeves and Brewer Families
Rice William M. Rice Biography
Rogers Jonothan Jusdon Rogers Biography
Rosen Sam Rosen Fort Worth Real Estate Developer
Saunders Dr. Bacon Saunders Link to bio on Fort Worth Flat Iron Building website
Simonds Henry Clay Simonds Link to the Henry Simonds webpage.
Smith Eli Smith Pioneer of Smithfield, Texas
Snow John Calvin Snow Link to the John Snow webpage.
Stephens L. H. Stephens The Doughty Settler With An Ax-Handle
Stephenson Newton Stephenson A self-made man and prosperous wheat farmer
Tate Robert Mitchell Tate Photo and Biography
Thomas Joseph and Mary Thomas A Spring Garden Community family
Trezevant William Trezevant, Jr. President, Texas-Oklahoma Baseball League
Turner Charles Turner Biography
Ward John Ward and Jane Thomas
Descendants of John Ward and Jane Thomas
Wyatt John Wyatt The Money Lender


For more biographies, see "Civil War Veterans of Northeast Tarrant County."

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