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William Jackson Poston's Parents
Posted by: Warner E. Poston (ID *****4683) Date: December 11, 2006 at 06:56:38
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`Anyone have info on these Postons?


MICHAEL POSTON was born in N.C., and died ?
He married MARGARET GOSSETT. She was born in Ireland.
Some say she first married a Hix. Can not verify this.
MICHAEL POSTON:
Fact, owned land called WinlandPark in Atlanta, Ga
Fact , a cousin to W. J. Poston was Jim Adams
, a engineer with one son , Jim Jr., & 7 daughters
       
Children of MICHAEL POSTON and MARGARET GOSSETT are:
1. GEORGE POSTON. ?
2.BOY POSTON. ?
3.SAM POSTON.
4.DORA POSTON.
5.FLORENCE POSTON.
6.HESTER POSTON.
7.TENNIE POSTON.
8.WILLIAM JACKSON POSTON, b. March 08, 1861, Ga.; d. October 24, 1949, Hillsboro, Tx. Hill Co.. ( my husband's grandfather)       



WILLIAM JACKSON POSTON was born March 08, 1861 in Ga., and died October 24, 1949 in Hillsboro,
Tx. Hill Co.
He married ZELPHIA ANGELINE MOCK January 12, 1894 in Tx. Hill Co,
daughter of JOHN MOCK and NANCY MOOR.
She was born June 23, 1876 in Tx. Hill Co.,

Died December 20, 1920 in Peoria, Hill Co., TX.
Obit for:
WILLIAM JACKSON POSTON

WIlliam Jackson Poston, 88,
died at his residence, 325 E.
Franklin St., at 8 p.m. Monday.
Poston was a native of Georgia,
and the son of Irish parents. He
immigrated to Texas in 1893, and
was married to Miss Angeline
Mock in 1894. They lived at
Peoria until Mre. Poston died in
1924. Poston moved to Hillsboro
shortly after her death, where
he lived with his daughter, Mrs.
R. D. Underwood. He was a mem-
ber of the Presbyterian Church.
Survivors include four daugh-
ters, Mrs Underwood, Mrs.Le-
roy Williams,And Mrs. Roy Win-
gate, all of Hillsboro, & Mrs
Albert Zemek of Chicago: and
three sons, William Poston, Roy
Poston and George D. Poston.
all of Waco.
Funeral services are to be held
Wednesday at 2 p.m. at the Mar-
shall and Marshall Chapel. The
Rev. Eugene E. Wood, pastor of
the First Presbyterian Church
is to conduct the services. Burial
is to be in the Peoria Cemetery.

Burial: Peoria Cem. Peoria, Hill Co., TX

ZELPHIA ANGELINE MOCK:
Name: Angeline Z Poston
Home in 1900: Justice Precinct 1, Hill, Texas
Age: 23
Estimated birth year: 1877
Birthplace: Texas
Race: White
Relationship to head-of-house: Wife

Image source: Year: 1900; Census Place: Justice Precinct 1, Hill, Texas; Roll: T623 1644; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 36.


More About ZELPHIA ANGELINE MOCK:
Burial: Peoria Cem. Peoria, Hill Co., TX

More About WILLIAM POSTON and ZELPHIA MOCK:
Marriage: January 12, 1894, Tx. Hill Co
Nine children born to them, five daughters & four sons.       
Would like to find any info on Mike & Margaret Poston.
Thanks
B. Poston


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