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Jefferson Davis "Jeff" Startz
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Birth: Sep. 29, 1889
Cypress Mill
Blanco County
Texas, USA
Death: Mar. 8, 1965
San Saba
San Saba County
Texas, USA

Jeff's father was Louis Charles Startz, Jeff was the grandson of Johann Startz who was a citizen of the Republic of Texas.

Mary Jane Holdman Startz

American spelling is Startz; German spelling is Starz and pronounced the same; a descendent of the Starz line from Fachsenfeld, Aalen County, Wurttemberg, Germany.

Jeff was the one of eight children of Louis Charles Startz and Mary Jane Holdman, both are buried in Wallace Creek Cemetery. Jeff was a rancher all of his life in the San Saba County area of Texas. He served in WWI. Jeff married Eva Mae Anderson 12/22/1920 by San Saba County Judge W. V. Dean. The 1930 census confirmed the family living in San Saba, TX. Eva was born 8/20/1901 Silver Valley, Coleman, TX, died 12/27/1971 San Saba, TX. They had one child, a daughter: Ruth Inez Startz born 9/19/1923 and passed 4/18/2002; married Hal Dufner 6/17/1939 at the First Baptist Church in San Saba, Texas. Hal Dufner b.9/23/1916 Hallettsville, TX, d.2/6/1990 San Saba, TX. Hal was a cowboy and forest service ranger who enjoyed hunting and the out-of-doors. Ruth and Hal are buried in Wallace Creek Cemetery, next to the south fence, mid way back. Jeff is buried in an unmarked grave immediately north of his parents Louis Charles and Mary Jane Startz. Eva Mae Anderson is buried in an unmarked grave believed to be with other Anderson family members that are adjacent to Hal and Ruth Dufner (south fence/mid way back).

Ruth and Hal had three children: (1st) Larry Hal Dufner b: 1/10/1943 in San Saba, TX. d: 3/4/1990 bur Wallace Creek; (2nd) David 1945 in San Saba, TX.; (3rd) Howard 1949 in San Saba.

Please join the family history project, email info, corrections, pictures to P. Startz. This is a work in progress, more to come. Thank you. Revised 9/15/2014 
Family links: 
  Louis Charles Starz Startz (1855 - 1936)
  Mary Jane Holman Startz (1861 - 1925)
  Eva Mae Anderson Startz (1901 - 1971)*
  Ruth Inez Startz Dufner (1923 - 2002)*
  Emil Lawrence Startz (1885 - 1937)*
  Effie Wade Startz Taylor (1886 - 1958)*
  Charles Startz (1888 - 1953)*
  Jefferson Davis Startz (1889 - 1965)
  Cinda S. Startz Smith (1891 - 1969)*
  George Christopher Startz (1894 - 1961)*
  Louis Christopher Startz (1898 - 1918)*
*Calculated relationship
Wallace Creek Cemetery
San Saba
San Saba County
Texas, USA
Maintained by: P Startz
Originally Created by: Billie Blackstock
Record added: Jul 19, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55159396
Jefferson Davis Jeff Startz
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Jefferson Davis Jeff Startz
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Jefferson Davis Jeff Startz
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- Sarah Quinn
 Added: Aug. 25, 2014

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