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Green William Speights

Male 1839 - 1922  (83 years)


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  • Name Green William Speights  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Born 11 Jul 1839  Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Oct 1922  Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Speights Cemetery, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Notes 
    • Lived with his son John in his later years. A grave marker indicates he was a Sgt. in Co. F of the 11th Texas Infantry, C.S.A.
    Person ID I956  Strong Family Tree
    Last Modified 17 Aug 2014 

    Father William Myrick Speights,   b. 23 Jan 1787, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1842, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Mother Rebecca Hopkins,   b. Abt 1796, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1857, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years) 
    Married 17 Dec 1817  Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Family ID F699  Group Sheet  |  Family chart

    Family Jerusha Caroline Allen,   b. 16 May 1845, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1888, Hemphill, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Married Nov 1865  Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 6
    Children 
     1. Lola B. Speights,   b. Abt 1868, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Susan "Sudie" Benina Speights,   b. 25 Jun 1870, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1938, Chireno, Nacogdoches County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     3. Lillie A. Speights,   b. 1873, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. John C. Speights,   b. 5 Apr 1875, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1962, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     5. Della M. Speights,   b. 1878, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Levy H. Speights,   b. Abt 1882,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Alvy V. Speights,   b. Abt 1885,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2006 
    Family ID F686  Group Sheet  |  Family chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Nov 1865 - Sabine County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Oct 1922 - Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Speights Cemetery, Sabine County, Texas Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S349] Schluter & Toole, "1850 Sabine County, Texas Census with Added Family Information and Corrections" c. 1979.

    2. [S340] Sabine County, Texas Affidavit of Mrs. C. D. Gooch re: Thompson Allen Family, (Vol 6, Page 53, 25 May 1910).

    3. [S461] White & Toole, "Sabine County Historical Sketches and Genealogical Records" c. 1972.

    4. [S58] McCary, Kay P. "Speights Cemetery, Sabine County, Texas" Cemetery Index ; http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~txsabine/burials/.

    5. [S873] Find A Grave [database online]; http://www.findagrave.com/, (Thousands of contributors submit new listings, updates, corrections, photographs and virtual flowers every hour to the FIND A GRAVE website. When it comes to administrating, building and maintaining the site, Find A Grave is largely operated by its founder, Jim Tipton.), # 41462569 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S434] Toole, Blanche "Sabine County Marriages 1875-1900 1900-1910 Prior to 1875" c. 1983.