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Robert E. Lee Halliburton
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Birth: Oct. 21, 1862
Sullivan County
Missouri, USA
Death: Sep. 22, 1927
Jasper County
Missouri, USA

h/o Emma M Smith.

9th born of nine known children to father's second wife.

His business was the Halliburton- Grissom clothing firm of Carthage, Missouri which along with J M Whitsett's store suffered a major fire December 1917. Store was originally A B Deutsch Clothing, north side of square at 119 east Third street, where he and H B "Bates" Smith had become partners with Deutsch several years after store was removed to north side of square, with employee R C Grissom later buying Smith's share. He had two sisters: Mrs Samuel (Helen Mar) McReynolds who preceded him in death and Mrs. Mattie J. Richardson of Los Angeles The late attorney, John William Halliburton (1846-1922) with whom his sister's husband first partnered with (before firm with son and John H Flanigan), of this city was also a brother.


Robert E Lee Haliburton a native Missourian, 9th of ten children(sic) by 2nd wife Armilda E Collins with father, Judge Charles Westley Halliburton, from Tennessee, father a prominent Democrat of Randolph, Linn and Sullivan Counties in Missouri, serving in numerous public offices. He was a member of the legislature in 1856 and of the state senate in 1882. He was a delegate at the Democratic Convention of 1860 and of the state constitutional, re-construction, convention in 1875.

Birth: in Milan, Sullivan County, Missouri

Death: in Carthage, Jasper County, Missouri

Census: 1880, age 17, Carthage, Jasper county, Missouri (In brother-in-law Samuel McReynold's household).

Census: 1900, age 37 Carthage, Jasper County, Missouri

Census: 1910, age 47 Carthage, Jasper County, Missouri with wife & daughter at 703 south Main street. Occupation: 1910, clothing merchant, (Haliburton & Grissom Clothing Store) Carthage, Jasper County, Missouri.

December 1917 a tragic fire burnt his and Whitsett's stores on north side of the "town's square".

Census: 1920, age 56, Carthage, Jasper county, Missouri, with Wm W Dresibach, wife and daughter Fern, at 302 w Sixth street.

Father: Judge Charles Westley Halliburton b: 4 JAN 1812 in Humphreys county, Tennessee
Mother: Armilda E Collins b: 1824 in Missouri.

Marriage: Emma M Smith b: 1 FEB 1870 in Iowa
Married: ABT 1889

Known Children:

Helen Mar Halliburton b: 5 APR 1890 in Kansas

Hildreth Mourne Halliburton b: 1891

J. W. Halliburton
Dr. Westley Halliburton
and Mrs. Samuel McReynolds
Family links: 
  Charles Westley Halliburton (1812 - 1890)
  Emma Mourne Smith Halliburton (1870 - 1965)*
  Helen Mar Halliburton Hough (1890 - 1977)*
  Hildreth Mourne Halliburton (1891 - 1895)*
  Helen Mar Halliburton McReynolds (1844 - 1924)*
  John William Halliburton (1846 - 1922)*
  Robert E. Lee Halliburton (1862 - 1927)
*Calculated relationship
Park Cemetery
Jasper County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Traditional Sector Bl 9 Lot 7 Sp 2
Created by: NJBrewer
Record added: Nov 04, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43918997
Robert E. Lee Halliburton
Added by: NJBrewer
Robert E. Lee Halliburton
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 Added: Oct. 20, 2011

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