Runnels County, Texas

Posted Queries for April thru May 1998

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PROCTOR, WOODS posted by Kathryn Metcalf on Saturday, April 4, 1998

I am seeking information on great-greatgrandparents,Benjamin F. and Elizabeth Elinor (WOODS) PROCTOR.I believe that Benjamin was a doctor, who resided in Runnels Co., from about 1889 to his death in 1917. His wife then live there till her death in 1936 and lived with their son John C. PROCTOR. If anyone has any information on this family I would like to hear from you.

KOLB, ROSSON posted by Charles E. Carroll on Friday, April 10, 1998

Can someone inform me of the location of a cemetery located south of Abilene, called "Old Content". Reportedly the burial place for Sarah KOLB and possibly the Andrew Jackson ROSSON family. Sponsor Remarks: "Old Content Cemetery is now called Tokeen Cemetery, It is located on west of Texas Highway 382 about 2.5 miles north of the intersection of Tx Hwy 382 and Tx Hwy 1770. Sarah Kolb and A.J. Rosson are indeed buried there.

WHEELER posted by Betty Wheeler Thomason on Wednesday, April 15, 1998

WHEELER, Fred and Willie Mae: Does anyone know about Fred and Willie Mae WHEELER that lived in Runnels County near Wilmeth during the 1920-1930s? I am trying to find his parents, grandparents, and siblings. Any assistance and advice will be appreciated. I know that his uncle was Lander Cecil WHEELER who lived near Wilmeth and in Winters. Fred's cousin was Ovid Herman WHEELER(Obie).

STEELE posted by Debbie Johnson on Friday, April 17, 1998

I'm looking for information about the Finis Maynard STEELE family from Norton (?). I would like to know about his parents, his wife's parents, etc.

EISENHUTH posted by Tonnia Carr on Friday, April 24, 1998

I am looking for information on Louise EISENHUTH; born 8-3-1914 in Ballinger, Runnels County. Her parents were Henrietta and Charles EISENHUTH. Charles was a bricklayer.

CARVER, DAVIS, LIVINGSTON, YANCEY posted by Gary Carter on Saturday, April 25, 1998

Looking for information on William CARVER's parents and other family. Can find nothing before 1905, when he married LIVINGSTON. Any information would be helpful. Thank You, Carolyn Sponsor Note: W.W. Carver married Luzetta Livingstone on 1 October 1905 in Runnels County. Recorded in Marriage Book 2, Page 228 Runnels County.

EARLY, MOORE posted by Mary J. Sheridan on Saturday, May 2, 1998

Looking for information on Edmond Bean EARLY b. 1/12/1832, in Montgomery, Ill. d. 11/19/1922 and buried in Ballinger, Texas (Evergreen Cemetery). Married Martha Ann MOORE b. 6/1833 m.7/23/1853 in Hillsboro, Ill. Son, James Nathan EARLY b.6/12/1856 was my great grandfather

BUSBY, GRAY, PORCH, RAYFORD posted by Birda W. Pelton on Sunday, May 3, 1998

I am searching for records on Robert Almarine BUSBY. He delivered mail in the Tokeen area around 1907. Also any type of information on Rebecca J. (GRAY) BUSBY, his mother who lived with him and his wife Annie (RAYFORD) BUSBY and chldren Olga, Elijah, Aubrey and Clarence. Clarence was born near Tokeen in 1906. He died in 1908 and is buried in Counts Cemetery. Olga married "Walter" PORCH in April 1907 at Ballinger. A daughter (Minnie Mae) was born in 1908, a son Archie Lloyd in 1910.

GEORGE, WOOD posted by Verna Reed on Thursday, May 7, 1998

I am looking for information about Marshall Foster WOOD b. abt 1897 Lee County d. Ballinger, Runnels County, TX ; m. Hazel M. GEORGE b. abt 1895 in Dime Box, Lee Co., Texas. The family moved to Runnels Co. soon after marriage and their children were born there. Would very much welcome any information about their ancestry. Have information to share about descendants.

WEST, WILIE, WILT posted by Billie West Cook on Thursday, May 21, 1998

Looking for desc. Alderson WEST b. c. 1812 WVA. Lived Runnels Co with wife Francis WILIE West on 1880 census. Dau. Parthenia m. Joseph B. WILT, also on 1880 census. Alderson's other children are William B., James, Lewis, Mary, Frances, and Sarah. Any contact welcome. Thanks. Billie West Cook

COURSEY, FARRIS, HENDRICKS posted by Sandy O'Neal on Thursday, May 21, 1998

FARRIS, Isaac E. b. 11/23/1868, d. 9/18/1936 son of James Madison FARRIS and Janie HENDRICKS. Buried in Ballinger, TX. Informant on death certificate was J. R. COURSEY. Does anyone know if he had any descendents, or have information on his parents? I have an extensive collection of Farris photos to share with family members.

OVERTON, TYREE posted by Jan Elliott on Friday, May 22, 1998

TYREE/OVERTON Need date of death and cemetary for Parilee OVERTON TYREE, wife of A.M. TYREE.Parilee born ca. 1865 in GA. Would also like to exchange info with other TYREE/OVERTON kin. Thanks, Jan Elliott

ERNST posted by Carole Riddle Paulk on Sunday, May 24, 1998

ERNST, Eloise Marie Searching for some one who might have information on my mothers' birth mother or father. Her adoptive parents were Carl and Mary ERNST. Adopted in year 1922. Any information will be muchly appreciated They lived in Winters all their lives.

KNIGHT, KNOX posted by Russell Haynes on Saturday, May 30, 1998

Thomas A. KNIGHT, b.?/d./, m. 6 Apr 1882, Missouri florence "Frankie" Knox, b. Jul 1858, Livingston Co., MO., d.? Reported living in Ballinger, Runnels Co., TX 1891. Frankie's father, William Shields KNOX, died suddenly while visiting his daughter 6 Jun 1891. Looking for date and last resting place of both the KNIGHT family and W.S.KNOX.

HALL, MARTIN posted by Joyce Day Austin on Sunday, May 31, 1998

Looking for relatives of Thomas W. and Lilly MARTIN. Thomas is the son of Rev. E. C. MARTIN. Thomas's father lived with them in 1910. Would love to know where he died. The children of Thomas is Lela, Allen, Lizzie, Dale, Mariee, Oliver, Ora, Era, Alma Lee and J. T. I have found them living in Runnels from 1910-1920. Would love to share information on this family. Mary Alice MARTIN HALL was his sister and she married Yancy King David HALL in Annona, Red River, Texas


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