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Re: cemetery look up, please
Posted by: Joan E. Rambo (ID *****8863) Date: June 22, 2011 at 18:42:32
In Reply to: cemetery look up, please by sue cullison of 603

Have you tracked the family on the census records? In 1910 before he died, and in 1920 after he died, they are in Robertson Co, TX. Could it be he's buried in that county? His widow and children are living there with her parents in 1920.

Found two sons on the TX Dth Idx thru 1976:

Name: Ernest Troy Sweatt
Death Date: 16 Feb 1953
Death Place: San Antonio, Bexar, Texas
Gender: Male
Death Age: 39 years 5 months 22 days
Estimated Birth Date: 1914
Birth Date:
Marital Status:
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Troy Sweatt
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Frances Everett
Mother's Birthplace:
Place of Residence:
Burial Place:
Burial Date:
Additional Relatives:
Film Number: 2113748
Digital Film Number: 4165442
Image Number: 3184
Reference Number: 6178
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Name: Ellis Edward Sweat
Death Date: 23 Mar 1969
Death Place: Seminole, Gaines, Texas
Gender: Male
Race: white
Death Age: 58 years 11 months 15 days
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 08 Apr 1910
Birthplace: Robertson, Texas
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Troy Sweat
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Frances Everetts
Mother's Birthplace:
Occupation: Farmer
Place of Residence: Seminole, Gaines, Texas
Cemetery: Seminole Cemetery
Burial Place: Seminole, Gaines, Texas
Burial Date: 25 Mar 1969
Additional Relatives: X
Film Number: 2137326
Digital Film Number: 4029713
Image Number: 652
Reference Number: it 3 cn 17534
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Troy's wife:

Name: Frances Everett Sweet
Death Date: 11 Feb 1956
Death Place: Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas
Gender: Female
Race: White
Death Age: 70 years 22 days
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 20 Jan 1886
Birthplace: Dublin, Texas
Marital Status: Widowed
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: E.E. Everett
Father's Birthplace: Arkansas
Mother's Name: Nancy Butler
Mother's Birthplace: Texas
Occupation: Housewife
Place of Residence: Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas
Burial Place: Ridge, Robertson, Texas
Burial Date: 14 Feb 1956
Additional Relatives:
Film Number: 2114628
Digital Film Number: 4165497
Image Number: 2674
Reference Number: Cn 10106
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

You might check, see if Troy is buried with his widow???? I did a quick check on the Robertson Co, TX GenWeb site. Francis and her Everette family members are buried in the Holly Cemetery, Community of Ridge, Robertson Co, TX. You might try finding someone who could check and see if there is an unmarked grave near these people.

Try Rootsweb's WorldConnect site -- -- Type in Sweatt, Troy Leonard, someone else is working on this line, too. Apparently they haven't found his grave, but if y'all share information maybe something will turn up.

Happy Hunting (^_^)

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