Posted By:Joan E. Rambo
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Subject:Re: John W Able/Ables
Post Date:August 13, 2009 at 11:16:58
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Forum:Jack County, TX Genealogy Forum
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You didn't say where you found John on the 1900 census. I found him on the 1910 census Archer Co, TX and it says he was born in AL. He has two sons at home and I found them on the following site.

TX Dth Idx 1890-1976 -- http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html?..#w=;p=2;c=1320964;t=searchable -- You can view digitized copy of original death record, see more details, make copies and look for others, too.

Name: John Wesley Ables
Death date: 13 Aug 1969
Death place: Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas
Gender: Male
Race or color (on document): White
Age at death: 72 years
Estimated birth year:
Birthdate: 03 Nov 1896
Birthplace: Texas
Marital status: Single
Spouse's name:
Father's name: John Ables
Father's birthplace:
Mother's name: Sefrona
Mother's birthplace:
Occupation: Contractor
Residence: Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas
Cemetery name: Rose Hill Cemetery
Burial place: Fort Worth, Texas
Burial date: 15 Aug 1969
Additional relatives:
Film number: 2218108
Digital GS number: 4030538
Image number: 2716
Reference number: cn 59867
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Name: Joe Sephus Ables
Death date: 27 Nov 1961
Death place: Amarillo, Potter, Texas
Gender: Male
Race or color (on document): White
Age at death: 67 years
Estimated birth year:
Birthdate: 13 May 1894
Birthplace: Texas
Marital status: Married
Spouse's name:
Father's name: John W. Ables
Father's birthplace:
Mother's name: U
Mother's birthplace:
Occupation: Stockman
Residence: Rural, Carson, Texas
Cemetery name: Memorial Park
Burial place: Amarillo, Texas
Burial date: 29 Nov 1961
Additional relatives:
Film number: 2116857
Digital GS number: 4166611
Image number: 00002353
Reference number: cn 66790
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Did your John have a son named Frank? The informant on the following was Frank Ables.

Name: J.W. Ables
Death date: 14 Apr 1916
Death place: Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas
Gender: Male
Race or color (on document): w
Age at death: 67 years
Estimated birth year: 1849
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Tenn.
Marital status: Widowed
Spouse's name:
Father's name: J. Ables
Father's birthplace:
Mother's name:
Mother's birthplace:
Occupation:
Residence:
Cemetery name:
Burial place: Weatherford, Tx.
Burial date: 15 Apr 1916
Additional relatives: X
Film number: 2051624
Digital GS number: 4165878
Image number: 2628
Reference number: 10344
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

If these are yours then you now have given name of first wife of John.

Happy Hunting (^_^)