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Re: Holland & Garth burial site search
Posted by: Joan E. Rambo (ID *****8863) Date: August 04, 2011 at 10:47:17
In Reply to: Holland & Garth burial site search by Edward Tucker of 1536

DC for William doesn't give name of cemetery, but does show his middle name.

TX Dth Idx thru 1976:

William Rufus Holland
Death Date: 14 Sep 1928
Death Place: Ennis, Ellis, Texas
Gender: Male
Death Age: 68 years
Estimated Birth Date: 1860
Birth Date:
Marital Status:
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Hugh Holland
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Unknown
Mother's Birthplace:
Place of Residence:
Burial Place:
Burial Date:
Additional Relatives:
Film Number: 2114623
Digital Film Number: 4165511
Image Number: 1078
Reference Number: item 3 cn 39038

Name: Jennie Ann Garth
Death Date: 15 May 1947
Death Place: Ennis, Ellis, Texas
Gender: Female
Race: White
Death Age: 64 years 8 months 24 days
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 21 Aug 1882
Birthplace: Hickory Flat, Mississippi
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Smith
Father's Birthplace: Unknown
Mother's Name: Sally Thompson
Mother's Birthplace: Unknown
Occupation: Housewife
Place of Residence: Ennis, Ellis, Texas
Cemetery: Myrtle Cemetery
Burial Place: Ennis, Texas
Burial Date: 17 May 1947
Additional Relatives: X
Film Number: 2218599
Digital Film Number: 4031396
Image Number: 823
Reference Number: CN20691

Jennie's DC shows she was buried in the Myrtle Cemetery, plus names of her parents. On the 1930 census she is living next door to Lydia Garth, 64, and on the same page is a Sam and Blanch Garth. Blanche died 1933, so maybe Jennie married Sam???? Sam Garth is the informant on Jennie's DC. Sam didn't die until 1960.

On the Find a Grave site, searching through burials for Myrtle Cemetery I found death date for Blanche. She and Sam are on a double headstone. Didn't find Jennie or William, but not everyone is listed for some cemeteries on that site.

Happy Hunting (^_^)

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