Posted By:Joan E. Rambo
Subject:Re: indian great grandmother
Post Date:March 03, 2009 at 21:04:07
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Forum:Coryell County, TX Genealogy Forum
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May I make a suggestion? You really need to include dates, or approximate dates, in your query. You only mention two daughters, could this be a son? If so, then the record for John is his father. These two match record for 1880 census in Cooke Co, TX.

TX Dth Idx 1890-1976 --

Name: Thomas Worth Arledge
Death date: 19 May 1948
Death place: Baird, Callahan, Texas
Gender: Male
Race or color (on document): White
Age at death: 74 years 4 months
Estimated birth year:
Birth date: 19 Jan 1874
Birth place: Fannin County, Texas
Marital status: Married
Spouse name:
Father name: John Jefferson Arledge
Father birth place: Texas
Mother name: Texana Collier
Mother birth place: Texas
Occupation: Retired Farmer
Residence: Baird, Callahan, Texas
Cemetery name:
Burial place: Baird, Texas
Burial date: 20 May 1948
Additional relatives: X
Film number: 2223079
Digital GS number: 4031456
Image number: 1441
Reference number: cn 83039
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Name: John Arledge
Death date: 28 Jul 1926
Death place: Austin, Travis, Texas
Gender: Male
Race or color (on document): White
Age at death: 81 years
Estimated birth year:
Birth date: 1847
Birth place: Ala
Marital status: Widowed
Spouse name:
Father name:
Father birth place:
Mother name:
Mother birth place:
Residence: Austin, Travis, Texas
Cemetery name: State
Burial place:
Burial date: 28 Jul 1926
Additional relatives:
Film number: 2114144
Digital GS number: 4165582
Image number: 2349
Reference number: cn 26687
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

[John was in a Confederate Home when he died, so he must have fought in the Civil War for the Confederacy. There's a John Arledge who applied for a TX Confederate Pension from Callahan Co, TX.]

Happy Hunting (^_^)