|Birth: ||May 16, 1859|
|Death: ||Feb. 13, 1941|
Tom Green County
Tabitha Allan May was born May 16, 1859, daughter of James C. May and Mary Henry May. Her father was the son of Robert Booker May and Tabitha Allen Johnston May of Yalobusha and Grenada Counties in Mississippi.
After James C. May's death in 1861, her mother, Mary Henry May married Josiah Dyches of Williamson Co.
On August 22, 1877, Tabitha was united in marriage to William Dyches in Williamson County, Texas. William was the son of Josiah and Eliza (Lewis) Dyches. He was murdered July 8, 1890, at the age of 31 years, 11 months and 18 days. He was buried in the McFadin Cemetery, Circleville, Williamson County, Texas. He was a former Texas Ranger. Their children were:
Gertrude born 24 Sep 1880
Josiah 4 Oct 1882
Pinkney F. 24 Jul 1884
Willie Mae 21 Aug 1886
Clyde William 18 Jun 1888
Tabitha died February 13, 1941 in San Angelo, Tom Green County, Texas, and was buried there in the Fairmount Cemetery.
All of the above listed children were also buried in Fairmount Cemetery near their mother.
James C. May (1822 - 1861)
William Dyches (1858 - 1890)
Gertrude Dyches (1880 - 1960)*
Josiah Allan Dyches (1882 - 1970)*
Pinkney F. Dyches (1884 - 1955)*
Willie Mae Dyches (1886 - 1972)*
Clyde William Dyches (1888 - 1949)*
Tom Green County
Maintained by: Fam Gen
Originally Created by: John Christeson
Record added: Feb 20, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48389708
Added: May. 26, 2012
Tabitha was born in Williamson Co, TX and died the 13 Feb 1941, San Angelo, Tom Green Co, TX. She married William Dyches the 22 Aug 1877, Williamson Co, TX. Tabby was a scupturess and carved her husband's tombstone when he was killed.|
Added: Feb. 21, 2010