Grapeland Texas 75844
Grapeland Texas 75844

Fox Family

Fox Family The ancient family of Fox in England with branches in America and other countries is of Norman-French origin. Its name is derived from the French word “Reynard” which translated into old Anglo-Saxon before 1272

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Finch, Sim

Sim Finch In the mid 1830’s, Sim Finch’s grandfather, Richard B. Finch of Virginia and his wife, Afra Jane of Germany, came to Alabama, now known as the Alabama Crossing, west of Crockett on

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Fillippa Family

Fillippa Family The Dominic J. “Nick” Fillippa family moved to Grapeland in the summer of 1976. Nick Fillippa, the oldest son of an Italian immigrant family, and his wife, Mary

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Grapeland Texas 75844

Edge Family

Edge Family According to family tradition, Lawson Calvin Edge first came to Houston County about 1870. Having been born in 1853 in Monroe County, Georgia, he returned there and on Dec. 22, 1874, married Susie

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Duitch Family

Duitch Family Samuel Warren Duitch was born in or near Williamsport, Pennsylvania, on August 28, 1869. He came to Texas when he was about 10 years old, with his father Henry Duitch and two

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Dominy, Bros & Sisters

Dominy Brothers & Sisters R.J. Dominy (1885-1919) was born at Pennington, Texas. He married Miss Clara Mortimer and both were teaching in Jones School House when he died. They had one son,

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Dickey, William H.

William H. Dickey William H. Dickey (April 11, 1823 -February 22, 1910) and Rachel Telethia Lively Dickey (Dec. 1, 1828 -June 21, 1902) had seven children: Monroe, Will, Bob, John,

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Dickey, Calvin

Clavin Dickey Albert Franklin Dickey, son of James Monroe (Roe) Dickey and Samantha Cade11 (McKenzie) Dickey, married Addie Ethel, daughter of John Austin Rush and Katherine (Hawker) Rush. To Albert

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Denson, Skidmore

Denson Skidmore The Thomas C. Denson family came to Texas in 1825 and was one of the first to settle in these parts. Thomas was born February 22, 1793 in North Carolina. In

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Dennis, Oscar

Oskar Dennis Oscar Dennis and Frances Elizabeth Shoemaker came to Texas in their early teens. He came from Tennessee and she came from Arkansas. They later became acquainted, romanced and

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