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William Paschal Henry, Sr
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Birth: Feb. 19, 1836
Greensburg
Green County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Feb. 10, 1912
Milam County
Texas, USA

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The following excerpt was transcribed as is from a handwritten note provided by one of his descendants. . . .

William Pascal Henry was borned in Greensborough Kentucky Feb. 19. 1836. . . .

March 1, 1864 he was married to Josephine Windfield Davis in the home of Mr. James W. Lance. They settled at Old Independence and lived there five years. They moved to Paducah, Texas. He had a saddle shop and worked with leather making other things also. After a few years they moved to Milam County before the railroads came.

They had 7 [sic] children. William Pascal Henry Jr., Jerome Bonepart Henry, Edgar and Emma Henry (twins), Ella Mae and Jessie Henry (twins) and Maggie Henry. Maggie and Jessie died when very small.

He had one brother Frank who lived in Kentucky and one sister who married a Owens and they lived in Paducah. She had two daughters Mertie and Ida. Mertie married a Bydee who was a barber and also a Postmaster at Lucien (we think). Ida married George Saxse.

He died Feb. 10, 1912.

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Serg 2D Co B 7 Texas F A Btry
Mosely's Co Lt Artillery
Co B 35 Texas Cavalry

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OBIT
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Father :: Thomas Henry
Mother :: Mary Kirtley
Grandpa :: Belfield Henry
Grandma :: Elizabeth (Kirtley) Henry
Brother :: Francis M. "Frank" Henry
Sister :: Mary Ann Owen nee Henry
Uncle :: Paschal Jefferson Kirtly
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 Spouse:
  Josephine Wingfield Davis Henry (1842 - 1899)
 
 Children:
  William Paschal Henry (1868 - 1941)*
  Jerome Bonepart Henry (1870 - 1956)*
  Edgar Henry (1872 - 1950)*
  Emma Henry Sharp (1872 - 1944)*
  Ella May Henry Hamilton (1875 - 1967)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
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In Loving Remembrance

Wm. P.
HENRY
born
Feb. 19, 1836
died
Feb. 10, 1912

To angel from thy
spirit grown
Thy God hath
claimed thee for His own

FATHER

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This is his half of the inscription from the double marker with Josephine.
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Burial:
Murray Cemetery
Milam County
Texas, USA
Plot: SECTION C ROW 1 PLOT 9
 
Created by: BeNotForgot
Record added: Jun 24, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27791370
William Paschal Henry, Sr
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William Paschal Henry, Sr
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William Paschal Henry, Sr
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In memory of my 2nd great-grandpa
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