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Re: Briscoe

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Name: Sarah Elizabeth Tunnell
Event Date: 24 Nov 1934
Event Place: Gustine, Comanche, Texas
Gender: Female
Race (Original): White
Age (Formatted): 78 years 11 months 24 days
Birth Year (Estimated):
Birth Date: 30 Nov 1855
Birthplace: Miss.
Marital Status: Widowed
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Nathan Briscoe
Father's Birthplace: Miss.
Mother's Name: Elizabeth Darden
Mother's Birthplace: Miss.
Residence Place:
Cemetery (Original): Union
Burial Place:
Burial Date: 24 Nov 1934
Informant's Name (Original):
GS Film number: 2116171
Digital Folder Number: 4165889
Image Number: 1071
Reference ID:v X cn 48423
Citing this Record
"Texas, Deaths, 1890-1976," index and images, FamilySearch

Name: James Dixson Briscoe
Event Date: 05 Nov 1943
Event Place: El Paso, El Paso, Texas
Gender: Male
Race (Original): white
Age (Formatted): 77 years 1 month 29 days
Birth Year (Estimated):
Birth Date: 06 Sep 1866
Birthplace: Tyler, Texas
Marital Status: Widowed
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Nathan Briscoe
Father's Birthplace: Mississippi
Mother's Name: Sarah E. Darden
Mother's Birthplace: Dk
Occupation: Retired special Agent for Southern Pacific RR
Residence Place: El Paso, El Paso, Texas
Cemetery (Original): Restlawn Cemetery
Burial Place: El Paso, Texas
Burial Date: 08 Nov 1943
Informant's Name (Original): dtr, Mrs. Lola Agar, El Paso
GS Film number: 2137700
Digital Folder Number: 4029632
Image Number: 740
Reference ID: 71713

07 July 1870, Post Office Meredian, Bosque, TX
Sarah Brisco 39y Georgia 1830 $200 personal property married Josiah Creamer 24 Sept 1873 Comanche Co she died in 1879 buried Whitney Cem in Comanche.
W H Dundin (Darden) 28y Georgia 1832
John H Brisco 21y Georgia 1849 $100 personal property married Amanda Northcut 11 Dec 1873 Comanche Co, 2 infants born/died 1880 & 1881 buried Comanche Co
Martha Brisco 17y GA or MS 1853 - M A Briscoe married R T Fort 28 Sept 1871 Bosque Co. Pedigrees says she died in 1894 was Martha Ann Rebecca Briscoe, R T was Robert Thaxton Fort and he remarried 16 Nov 1899 to widower or divorcee Clara Saunders b. MO and lived in Bosque Co.
(Sarah) Elisabeth "Bettie" Brisco 14y Mississippi 1856 married G A Tunnell 25 Dec 1873 Comanche Co
Nancy Brisco 11y Mississippi 1859 - N L Briscoe married J D Lessetter 1 Jan 1879 Comanche Co
Louisa Brisco 9y Texas 1861
William Brisco 7y Texas 1863
James Dickson Brisco 4y Texas 1866
Nathan Albert Brisco 1y Texas 1869

Name: Augustus Briscoe
Birth Date:
Spouse's Name: Sarah Darden
Spouse's Birth Date:
Spouse's Birthplace:
Spouse's Age:
Event Date: 11 Nov 1847
Event Place: Marion, Georgia
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Mother's Name:
Spouse's Father's Name:
Spouse's Mother's Name:
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M71328-1
System Origin: Georgia-EASy
GS Film number: 422210
Reference ID:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M71328-1
System Origin: Georgia-EASy
GS Film number: 422210
Reference ID:
"Georgia, Marriages, 1808-1967," index, FamilySearch (

"United States Census, 1850," index and images, FamilySearch (
1850 Marion Co GA
Augustus Briscoe 24 Georgia
Sarah E Briscoe 20 Georgia
John H Briscoe 1 Georgia

Henry W Darden 1801 GA
Green B Darden 1834 GA
Louisa Darden 1836 GA
Martha Darden 1837 GA
James? Darden 1837 GA male
Lucinda Darden 1838 GA
Wm Darden 1840 GA
Palmira Darden 1842 GA
Daniel L McNair 1810 GA married 13 Jul 1841 Warren co GA
Cynthia E WESTBROOK McNair 1822 GA
James McNair 1842 GA
Frances E McNair 1842 GA
Leona J McNair 1847 GA
John McNair 1850 GA

John W Wooding 1826
Elmira Wooding 1830
Rebecca Wooding 1846
Mary Wooding 1848
John Briscoe 1813 GA

1880 - 1930 Gustine, Comanche Co TX
Self (Gideon) Asberry Tunnel(l) Texas NOV 1850
Wife Sarah (Elizabeth "Betty) Tunnel NOV 1855 MS parents GA bore 5 children all were living as of 1900
Dau Flora Bell Tunnel 11 Feb 1876 Comanche Co married by 1900 died as a Couch 24 Mar 1957 in Gustine
Son Edgar Sanford Tunnel 19 FEB 1879 - 25 Dec 1960 Muleshoe, Bailey Co buried in Comanche Co
Dau Emma Tunnell Nov 1881
DAU Ada Elizabeth Tunnell Beck 18 Sept 1885/1887 - 8 Jan 1958 Fort Worth
DAU Ida E "Lavona" Tunnell Sept 1890
nephew Nelson E Briscoe born 25 Jul 1892 TX was back in Gideon's household alone but says he is married. Nelson E Briscoe died in Paris, Lamar Co TX 14 May 1967 father James Dickson Briscoe mother a Hawkins buried Meadowbrook Cemetery. He was married lived at 1501 E Washington where he died. Nelson's wife in 1930 was Octavia Patterson b. TX abt 1899 and dtr Geraldine Frances Briscoe born in Paris 9 Jul 1927. Octavia's single sister Gladys Patterson b. 1897 and they were living in Paris in 1930-1940.

Name: Josiah Creamer
Gender: Male
Marriage Date: 24 Sep 1873
Marriage Place: Comanche, Texas, USA
Spouse: Sarah E. Briscoe
Spouse Gender: Female
Source: Texas Marriages, 1851-1900
Source Information: Texas, Marriage Collection, 1814-1909 and 1966-2011 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 2005.

1880 Comanche Co
Josiah Creamer Jan 1821 SC said he was married
dtr Jessie Creamer 1875 TX mother born in Georgia

1880-1920 Comanche Co
John Dean Lassetter Aug 1855 AL
Nancy L "Nannie" BRISCOE Lassetter Aug 1858 MS bore 9 children/8 living
Nora Z Oct 1883
Lillian Apr 1886
Lula Mae Dec 1888 died as a Holman in Houston 1955
John Benjamin Lassetter 22 Feb 1891 died in East Las Vegas, San Miguel, NM 21 Aug 1925 and buried in Sante Fe, was an engineer & single
Thomas G Apr 1893
Gerald Culberson Lassetter 18 Nov 1895 had not married by 1940 and was living in Tres Piedras, Taos NM in 1940 died in Santa Fe, NM Nov 1977
Nettie June 1898
Mary A Lassetter Oct 1826 GA mother of John

John D Lassetter, who said he was married, Nora, Lillian, Lula, John, Gerald & Nettie were in Comanche Co in 1910 but Nancy is not listed.

John D, still says is married, John B, Nora, Lillian, Gerald & Nettie still in Comanche Co 1920 again no Nancy.

Name: Josiah Creamer
Gender: Male
Marriage Date: 8 Aug 1880
Marriage Place: Comanche, Texas, USA
Spouse: Harriett Delashmutt
Spouse Gender: Female
Source: Texas Marriages, 1851-1900

They were living in Comanche Co in 1900. Harriett was born in Alabama Dec 1836 and a niece Lizzie Cox TX Oct 1883 was in the home. By 1910 Josiah is once again a widower and living with his son Hardy in Comanche Co. Josiah's 1st wife was Malinda Gaines, they married in Bartow Co GA 23 Dec 1841.

Name: Josiah Creamer
Birth Date: 15 Jan 1821
Age at Death: 90
Death Date: 11 Jan 1912
Burial Place: Whitney Cem, Comanche, Texas, USA

Malinda Gaines Creamer
27 Feb 1822 GA - 3 Aug 1872 Comanche

Sarah E Creamer 12 Oct 1831 - Mar 1879
photo of headstone;

Baby Boy Briscoe son of J H & A L Briscoe
1 Mar 1880 - 3 Mar 1880

Hogan A Briscoe son of J H & A L Briscoe
06 Mar 1881-Nov 1882

Jessie Selenia Creamer TATE 1874-3 Mar 1961 Comanche Co married G C "Lum" Tate 1871-1907

Name: Jessie Tate
Birth Date: 1874
Age at Death: 87
Death Date: 1961
Burial Place: Board Church Cem, Comanche County, Texas, USA
double stone with G C Tate.

Name: Jessie Selenia Tate
Event Date: 03 Mar 1961
Event Place: Comanche, Comanche, Texas
Gender: Female
Race (Original): w
Age (Formatted): 86 years
Birth Year (Estimated):
Birth Date: 11 Sep 1874
Birthplace: Comanche Co., Texas
Marital Status: Widowed
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Joseph Creamer
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Jane Darden
Mother's Birthplace:
Occupation: Housewife
Residence Place: Comanche, Comanche, Texas
Cemetery (Original): Oak Lawn Funeral Home
Burial Place: Comanche Co., Texas
Burial Date: 05 Mar 1961
Informant's Name (Original):
GS Film number: 2116711
Digital Folder Number: 4166575
Image Number: 00000024
Reference ID: CN13519

1880 Bosque, Texas
W H Darden 1844 GA married Ellen Ragsdale 10 Nov 1874 Bosque Co
Ellen Darden 1855 IN
nephew J D (James Dickson) Brisco 1866 TX married Minnie E Hawkins 1 Jan 1890 Comanche Co, born 1874 died 1892 stone for her at Siloam Cemetery in Gustine and a Flossie Fay Briscoe 1895-1898 who must be Nathan and Callie's dtr.
nephew N A (Nathan Albert) Brisco 1869 TX married C A Peterson 3 Dec 1891 Comanche Co

Robert T. Fost (Fort) 1841 AR
Martha B. Fort 1852 MS parents GA
dtr Cornelia Fort 1873 married Benj Turner 29 Mar 1893
dtr Martha/Mattie Fort 1874 married W J Simpson 28 Sept 1892
dtr Emma Elizabeth Fort OGLE 5 Feb 1877 died in Clifton, Bosque Co 4 Dec 1961
dtr Letta Mae Fort Feb 1880 died in Hamilton Co 7 Jan 1950 never married
William Brisco 1863 TX GA GA listed a border - one Wm R Briscoe married Sarah A Murrey 1 Mar 1887 Bosque Co and one Wm A Briscoe married Minerva Anderson in Comanche Co 12 Sept 1883

John R Fort 4 Jan 1884 - 16 Jul 1954 Clifton
Robert Thaxton Fort 25 Oct 1885 - 22 Feb 1973 Clifton
Wm Benj Fort 18 Nov 1888 - 28 May 1961 Coryell Co buried in Clifton
Minnie L Fort Stailey 30 Dec 1890 - 25 Feb 1969 Dallas

1900 JP 3, Comanche, TX
Nathan A Briscoe Feb 1868 TX married 1892
California "Callie" Ann PETERSON Briscoe Apr 1876 TX bore 3 children 2 living
son Gideon Asberry/Asbury "Gidda" Briscoe 19 Dec 1897/98 - 9 Aug 1973 Houston married Reba Hughs their children were born in Houston.
dau Carrie M Briscoe Dec 1899
niece Lola Mae Briscoe Mar 1892 married William Agar born in England had son Ralph D Agar in Arizona in 1915 then joined her father James D Briscoe in El Paso in 1930 and lived with James in 1940 census.
Nannie L Briscoe b. TX or OK 1902 and they lived in Greer Co OK in 1910, back in Gustine in 1920 with just the 2 dtrs. Nathan, Callie & Nann were living with Callie's brother Martin L Peterson in LaSalle Co in 1930. Martin was abt 20 yrs younger than Callie.
Nathaniel & California Ann are in LaSalle Co in 1940. Nathan Albert Brisco 9 Feb 1869 - 10 Jul 1947 Cotulia, La Salle Co parents unknown. Find no death record for Callie. Nan Briscoe married Barney H Johnson; Barney Laroque Johnson 6 Mar 1934 La Salle Co

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