|Posted By:||Dorman Holub|
|Subject:||Re: Awalts & Shinglers|
|Post Date:||October 31, 2007 at 19:50:21|
|Forum:||Jack County, TX Genealogy Forum|
I see a Robert Shingler who is a 6 year old step-son in the home of Fred H. and Martha Shingler in the 1910 Jack County census, Precinct 3 which is where Jermyn is located. The census shows that Fred H. Shingler was born in Canada and his parents were born in Germany.
His wife, Martha Shingler was born in Kentucky as well as her parents. The step-son, Robert Shingler was born in Kentucky. His father born in United States and Mother born in Kentucky.
By 1930 Census, Robert Lee Shingler is living in Graham, Young County, TX as an automobile mechanic.
Bob L. Shingler, head, 25 years, married at age 18, KY, Canada, KY
Anna Shingler, wife, 28 years, married at age 28 years, NM, TX, TX
Robert Lee, son, 5 years, TX
Solomon, son, 3 years, TX
Anna is the daughter of Sol Awalt and Mattie Winn. She was born
7 March 1904 in Roswell, NM.
Robert Lee Shingler was born 10 September 1904 in Kentucky.
They marry on 25 June 1923 in Jacksboro, TX according to the marriage certificates in Jack County.
Anna and Robert moved to Graham in 1923 and Robert worked as a mechanic in Graham. If you're ever in Graham, I'll be glad to show you the location of the garage. The building has been torn down.
Anna and Robert are both buried in the Graceland Cemtery, Jermyn, Jack County, TX.