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Stephen David Purswell
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Birth: Feb. 4, 1869
Barbour County
Alabama, USA
Death: Feb. 11, 1915
Louisiana, USA

Stephen David Purswell was the son of William S. Purswell and Elizabeth Condrey Purswell.

He married Isobel Diar Hough Purswell on July 1, 1885 in Texas. Isobel and Stephen had 12 children. They were:

William Henry Purswell
John Asey Purswell
Frank Purswell - Twin of Jesse, died in infancy
Jesse Purswell - Twin of Frank, died in infancy
Carrie Bell Purswell (died young)
Eva Caroline Purswell Ward
Gabriel Green "Guy" Purswell
Hallie Purswell Alford twin of Allie
Allie Purswell twin of Hallie
Mary Ethel Purswell Pond
David Alson Purswell
Myrtis Alma Purswell Slay

Stephen was a timber cutter and timber seller. He was killed in Louisiana when a pine tree that was being cut fell onto an oak tree which fell on Stephen and killed him instantly. He was buried in Louisanna and shortly thereafter his family moved back to Texas.


 
 
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 Parents:
  William Sanford Purswell (1830 - 1912)
 
 Spouse:
  Isobelle Diar Hough Purswell (1870 - 1926)
 
 Children:
  William Henry Purswell (1887 - 1959)*
  John Asey Purswell (1891 - 1947)*
  Eva Caroline Purswell Ward (1897 - 1943)*
  Gabriel Green Purswell (1899 - 1972)*
  Hallie Purswell Alford (1901 - 1923)*
  Allie Purswell (1901 - 1972)*
  Mary Ethel Purswell Pond (1905 - 1985)*
  Myrtis Alma Purswell Slay (1909 - 1988)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Fredrick Purswell (1853 - 1941)*
  Stephen David Purswell (1869 - 1915)
  Malissie A Purswell Carson (1876 - 1962)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hyatt Cemetery
Fields
Beauregard Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Stephen Moody
Record added: May 17, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14314908
Stephen David Purswell
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Stephen David Purswell
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- Sue
 Added: May. 19, 2013
Rest in peace, Stephen.
- Peggy
 Added: Dec. 13, 2012

- quebecoise
 Added: Sep. 18, 2012
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