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Re: John B. and Sarah Dabbs Mayfield
Posted by: Joan E. Rambo (ID *****8863) Date: December 05, 2010 at 17:35:49
In Reply to: John B. and Sarah Dabbs Mayfield by Shirley DuPont of 399

You didn't include any dates, or ages, for John or Sarah. I went looking, and found them on the 1900 census and with information on them and names of and dates for children I found them in following record.

TX Dth Idx thru 1976:

Name: Sarah N. Mayfield
Death Date: 23 Jun 1915
Death Place: San Antonio, Bexar Co., Texas
Gender: Female
Race: W
Death Age: 54 years
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 05 Oct 1860
Birthplace: Tn
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Willis Dabbs
Father's Birthplace: Tn
Mother's Name: Jane
Mother's Birthplace: Tn
Occupation: Houseworker
Place of Residence:
Cemetery:
Burial Place: Yoakum, Tx
Burial Date: 25 Jun 1915
Additional Relatives:
Film Number: 2051271
Digital Film Number: 4135990
Image Number: 1532
Reference Number: 11740
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Name: John Brackenridge Mayfield
Death Date: 26 Jun 1939
Death Place: Gonzales Co., Texas
Gender: Male
Race: White
Death Age: 82 years 3 months 14 days
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 12 Mar 1857
Birthplace: Tenn.
Marital Status: Widowed
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: John Mayfield
Father's Birthplace: Tenn.
Mother's Name: Susan Lewis
Mother's Birthplace: Tenn.
Occupation: Farming
Place of Residence: Gonzales Co., Texas
Cemetery: Ebenezer
Burial Place: Gonzalez Co.
Burial Date: 27 Jun 1939
Additional Relatives: X
Film Number: 2118255
Digital Film Number: 4030454
Image Number: 1135
Reference Number: Item 3 cn28151
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Some of their children. Check for their obits, often survivors are listed and it's a good way to pick up married names of female members of the family, too.

Name: Willis Cleburn Mayfield
Death Date: 11 May 1955
Death Place: Edroy, San Patricio, Texas
Gender: Male
Race: white
Death Age: 74 years 10 months 20 days
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 22 Jun 1880
Birthplace: Tenn.
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: John B. Mayfield
Father's Birthplace: Tenn.
Mother's Name: Sarah Ann Dabbs
Mother's Birthplace: Tenn.
Occupation: Retired Farmer
Place of Residence: Edroy, San Patricio, Texas
Cemetery: Sinton Cemetery
Burial Place: Sinton, Texas
Burial Date: 12 May 1955
Additional Relatives:
Film Number: 2114390
Digital Film Number: 4165535
Image Number: 2113
Reference Number: cn 25399
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Name: Ira Victor Mayfield
Death Date: 13 Apr 1957
Death Place: Cuero, Dewitt, Texas
Gender: Male
Race: White
Death Age: 63 years 11 months 24 days
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 19 Apr 1893
Birthplace: Gonzales Co., Texas
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: J.B. Mayfield
Father's Birthplace: Tenn.
Mother's Name: Sarah Ann Dabbs
Mother's Birthplace: Tenn.
Occupation: Farmer
Place of Residence: Gonzales, Gonzales, Texas
Cemetery: Hochheim
Burial Place: Hochheim, Texas
Burial Date: 16 Apr 1957
Additional Relatives:
Film Number: 2135700
Digital Film Number: 4163625
Image Number: 520
Reference Number: cn 19133
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Name: Oscar Preston Mayfield
Death Date: 29 Jun 1942
Death Place: Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas
Gender: Male
Race:
Death Age: 63 years 9 months 25 days
Estimated Birth Date: 1879
Birth Date:
Birthplace:
Marital Status:
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: John B. Mayfield
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Sarah Jane Dables
Mother's Birthplace:
Occupation:
Place of Residence:
Cemetery:
Burial Place:
Burial Date:
Additional Relatives:
Film Number: 2137103
Digital Film Number: 4168306
Image Number: 735
Reference Number: cn28698
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Name: Rufus Edward Mayfield
Death Date: 17 Jan 1951
Death Place: Corpus Christi, Nueces, Texas
Gender: Male
Race: White
Death Age: 67 years 30 days
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 18 Dec 1883
Birthplace: Texas
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: John B. Mayfield
Father's Birthplace: Texas
Mother's Name: Sarah Dobbs
Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee
Occupation: Farmer
Place of Residence: Corpus Christi, Nueces, Texas
Cemetery: Sinton
Burial Place: Sinton, Texas
Burial Date: 17 Jan 1951
Additional Relatives: X
Film Number: 2074652
Digital Film Number: 4030347
Image Number: 685
Reference Number: CN 3859
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Happy Hunting (^_^)


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