Posted By:Judy Artley
Subject:Re: james t deaton
Post Date:January 26, 2013 at 20:28:07
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James Turner Deaton Sr.
born: 16 Nov 1826, Carroll Co., Tennessee
Died: 25 March 1915, Trinity County, TX
Source: Adams Family Tree, Includes a pic of his tombstone and three documents.

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1860 Western District, Trinity Co., TX
J T Deaton, b. TN, 33, farmer
Mary, wife, b. TN, 28
Francis, son, b. TX, 8
D Webster, b. TX, 6
Hiram B., b. TX, 2

1870 Trinity Co., TX
James Deaton, b. TN, 43, farmer
Marie, wife, b. TN, 37
Marion, son, b. TX, 18, farm laborer
Hiram, b. TX, 12, farm laborer
James, b. TX, 8
Marthie, b. TX, 6
Delevie, b. TX, 3
Minnie, b. TX, 1
Lucinde Maness, b. TN, 54, motherlaw?

Marie either died or they divorced after the 1870 and before the 1880 Census.

1880 Precinct 4, Trinity, TX
James T. Deaton, t. TN, 53, farmer
Rachiel, b. LA, 32
Hiram B., b. TX, 22, farmer
James T., Jr., b. TX, 18, farm laborer
Martha J., b. TX, 16
Mary D., b. TX, 14
Minnie A., b. TX, 11
Nancy V., b. TX, 9
Thomas L. b. TX, 5
John D., b. TX, 3
Robert C. b. TX, 1
James C.Murphy, farm laborer

Francis, Joanna and Roshero Deaton were neighbors.

1900 Justice precinct 4, Trinity, TX
James T. Deaton, b. TN Nov 1826, marr 27 yrs, farmer
Rachel, wife, b. LA April 1848, had given birth to seven children but only six alive in 1900.
Elem, son, b. TX March 1881, farm laborer
N Sprig, son, b. TX Nov 1885, farm lab
J Marshall, b. TX Dec 1887, farm lab
Daymond Hunter, boarder

James T. Deaton Jr. and family and Thomas Deaton and family were neighbors.

1910 Centralia, Trinity, TX
James T. Deaton, b. TN, 83, marr 35 yrs, farmer
Rachel, b. LA, 62
Sprig R., b. TX, 25, farmer
Marshal B., b. TX, 23, farmer

I didn't find James Sr.'s death info online. You can contact the Trinity County Clerk, and request a copy of his death record.

Rachel Deaton
Died: 28 Oct 1928, Trinity Co. per death cert #51333
Source: Texas Death Index 1903-2000

Rachel Deaton
Born: April 14, 1848
Died: oct 28, 1929
Buried: Moore Cemetery, Trinity Co., TX
Source: and include pic of tombstone

Thos. L. Deaton
Born: 15 Oct 1874, Trinity Co., TX
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: Farmer
Father: J. T. Deatan, b. TN
Mother: Rachel Murphy, b. LA
Died: 12 March 1929, Lufkin, Angelina, TX
Buried: Glendale Cemetery, 18 March 1929
Source: Texas Deaths 1890-1976,

James T. Deaton [Jr.]
Born: 1 Jan 1862
Marital Status: Widowed
Spouse: Mary Deaton
Died: 29 Aug 1931, Dallas, Dallas, TX
Buried: Grove Hill Cemetery, 31 Aug 1931
Source: same as above

Marie Deleto Deaton Chapman
Born: abt. 1866, Trinity Co.
Marital Status: Married
Spouse: W. T. Chapman
Occupation: Housewife
Died: 28 Sept 1933, Precinct 4, Trinity Co., TX
Buried: Moore Cem, 23 Sept. 1933 [this can't be correct but index does show buried 23 Sep 1933]
Source: same as above

Elem Lonzo Deaton
Born: 6 March 1881, Groveton, TX
Marital Status: Married
Spouse: Ester Deaton
Occupation: Contractor
Residence: Nacogdoches, TX
Died: 9 March 1940, Nacogdoches, TX
Buried: Oak Grove Cem, 10 March 1940
Source: same as above

Nancy Virginia Deaton Barfield
Born: 11 June 1871, Trinity Co., TX
Died: 23 March 1954, Lufkin, Angelina, TX
Father: James Turner Deaton
Mother: Mary Jane Maness
Source: same as above

Sprig Roscoe Deaton
Born: 20 Nov 1884, Groveton, TX
Died: 1 May 1962, Houston, harris, TX
Marital Status: Widowed
Father: James Deaton
Mother: Rachel Murphy
Source: same as above

Marshall Bedford Deaton
Born: 23 Dec 1886, TX
Died: 20 Nov 1975, Trinity, Trinity, TX
Marital Status: Married
Father: James Turner Deaton
Mother: Rachel Murphy
Source: same as above
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Marital Status: Widowed
Father: James Deaton, b. TN
Mother: Rachel Mur...Ey, b. AL
Father J. T. Deaton, b. TN
Mother: Marie Jane Deaton, b. TN