Married to Amelia Assef he immigrated to America in 1882 from Beirut, Lebanon. They had eight children: Helen, Louis, John, Joe, Amelia, Josephine, Stella, and Anthony. He owned his own business of dry goods and merchantile on East 6th Street in Austin, Texas.
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Found a interesting book about Austin's 6th Street Historical District. It had a nice piece about Mike Daywood and the other Lebanese who came an settled in Texas. "Sixth Street" (Images of America Series) by Allen Childs M.D. -
E&GRay Added: Jan. 18, 2015