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Bertha Mary Leberman Keathley
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Birth: Feb. 2, 1882
Tarrant County
Texas, USA
Death: Jul. 7, 1974
Young County
Texas, USA

daughter of John A. Leberman - Bertha Heck

In 1884, the Leberman's packed up their belonging and made the journey from Tarrant County to Young County. Bertha Larimore was three years old.

Bertha Larimore and W.F. Keathley were married in 1900 and made their home at the Leberman Ranch, the old home place four miles south of Olney, now owned by the E.J. Larimores.

Her husband was the first school teacher at the True School in Young County. Bertha Leberman was a pupil in the school that her husband taught. The couple moved to Meers, Oklahoma in 1945 to be near a son.

She and her husband attended the True Homecomings every year.

They were the parents of six children, five were alive at the time of her death: three sons - Walton of Olney, John A. and Marlin Keathley of Lawton, OK; two daughters - Mrs. Herschell Orr and Mrs. A. Davarsel, both of Los Angeles, CA.

One son, Sgt. George D. Keathley, was killed during World War II and was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor.

white, female, widowed

died at her home, three miles south of Olney near the Orth community.

informant was Walton F. Keathley

1910 Precinct 3, Young Co., TX
W.F. Keathley, head, 40
Bertha, wife, 28
John A., 7
Minnie, 4
Dennis, 2
John A. Leberman, father-in-law, 76
 
 
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 Parents:
  John A. Leberman (1834 - 1913)
  Bertha Mary Heck Leberman (1841 - 1911)
 
 Spouse:
  William F Keathley (1870 - 1953)*
 
 Children:
  Cora Belle Keathley Caldwell (1881 - 1950)*
  John A. Keathley (1903 - 1995)*
  Minnie Keathley Seal (1905 - 1970)*
  George Dennis Keathley (1907 - 1944)*
  Clarabell Keathley Reichmann (1914 - 1989)*
  Walton Ferwin Keathley (1919 - 1991)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Christopher Leberman (1862 - 1947)*
  Henry L. Leberman (1863 - 1939)*
  John A. Leberman (1866 - 1946)*
  Bertha Mary Leberman Keathley (1882 - 1974)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Highland Cemetery
Lawton
Comanche County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Searchers of our Past
Record added: Aug 14, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57060548
Bertha Mary <i>Leberman</i> Keathley
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Bertha Mary <i>Leberman</i> Keathley
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Bertha Mary <i>Leberman</i> Keathley
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- Searchers of our Past
 Added: Apr. 10, 2014
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 Added: Mar. 10, 2014

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