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Daniel Culpepper Baucum
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Birth: Mar. 8, 1897
Cass County
Texas, USA
Death: Dec. 22, 1962
Lamar County
Texas, USA

Served in WWI. He was married several times according to an article in the book "It happened in Post Oak or Thereabouts" by Johnie Lee. On Dec 22, 1962 he was living in Blossom and was burning leaves in the Red Oak
Cemetery, working alone he either suffered a heart attack or was over come by smoke. His body had been burned before he was discovered.

Below is a transcript of Daniel Baucum's Texas Death Certificate sent to me by a Graver, Rajordan, with Find-A-Grave.

Cause of death: Heart attack

Texas Death Certificate:
Name: Daniel C. Baucum;
Death Date: 22 Dec 1962;
Death Place: Red Oak Cemetery, Detroit, Lamar County, Texas;
Cause of death: Heart attack;
Gender: Male;
Race: White;
Birth Date: 8 Mar 1897;
Birthplace: Alanta, Cass County, Texas;
Marital Status: Widowed;
Father's Name: Calvin H. Baucum;
Mother's Name: Mandy Maroney;
Occupation: Heavy Equipment Operator;
Place of Residence: Blossom, Lamar County, Texas;
Cemetery: Red Oak Cemetery;
Burial Place: Near Blossom, Texas;
Burial Date: 24 Dec 1962;
Social Security No: 462-03-7392;
Informant: Gilbert Streety;
Film Number: 2117173;
Digital Film Number: 4028527;
Image Number: 1327;
Reference Number: cn 80488 
Family links: 
  Calvin Hillard Baucum (1869 - 1931)
  Amanda Maud Maroney Baucum (1869 - 1959)
  Daniel Culpepper Baucum (1897 - 1962)
  Selithia Ellen Baucum Cox (1899 - 1958)*
  Zoe Lorene Baucum Diseker (1910 - 1990)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Unmarked Burial
Red Oak Cemetery
Lamar County
Texas, USA
Created by: Spirit Wanderer
Record added: Jul 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54908556
Daniel Culpepper Baucum
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