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Chester Driskell
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Birth: Jan. 29, 1898
Texas, USA
Death: Apr. 16, 1947
Texas City
Galveston County
Texas, USA

From his Texas certificate of death
Name: Chester Driskell
Death Date: 16 April 1947
Death Place: Texas City, Galveston County, Texas
Gender: Male
Race: White
Death Age: 49 years 2 months 17 days
Birth Date: 29 January 1898
Birthplace: Texas
Marital Status: Married
Father's Name: H. Driskell
Father's Birthplace: Alabama
Mother's Name: Nancy Lucas
Mother's Birthplace: Mississippi
Occupation: Pipe Fitter, Monsonto Chemical Co.
Place of Residence: 807 19th Ave No., Texas City, Texas
Burial Place: Lovelady, Texas
Burial Date: 19 April 1947
Informant: Joseph Driskell, Lovelady, Texas
Cause of Death: Death resulting from injuries from explosion or fire in Texas City, Texas

(Information provided by FAG member BeNotForgot)


Texas City Disaster Victim - April 16, 1947

"TEXAS CITY DISASTER," Handbook of Texas Online (


(Information provided by FAG member Barbara Grimes) 
Family links: 
  Harris Jack Driskell (1872 - 1956)
  Nannie Lucas Driskell (1877 - 1969)
  Nell McCann Driskell (1898 - 1989)
  Nan Elizabeth Driskell Earnheart (1927 - 2014)*
  Bobby Earl Driskell (1930 - 1997)*
*Calculated relationship
Evergreen Cemetery
Houston County
Texas, USA
Created by: Kathy and Andy Hendrix
Record added: Jul 27, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39948194
Chester Driskell
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Chester Driskell
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Chester Driskell
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- BeNotForgot
 Added: Apr. 16, 2015

- BeNotForgot
 Added: Apr. 16, 2014
In memory of the husband of my 1st cousin twice removed
- BeNotForgot
 Added: Apr. 18, 2013

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