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John Tucker Battle
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Birth: Aug. 20, 1846
Georgia, USA
Death: Apr. 21, 1928
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA

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From his Texas certificate of death
Name: John T Battle
Death Date: 21 April 1928
Death Place: Baylor Hospital, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas
Gender: Male
Race: White
Death Age: 81 years 8 months 1 day
Birth Date: 20 August 1846
Birthplace: Ga.
Marital Status: Widowed
Father's Name: Oliver L Battle
Father's Birthplace: Ga.
Mother's Name: Martha Irvin
Mother's Birthplace: Ga.
Occupation: Real Estate
Place of Residence: 1319 No. Fitzhugh St.
Cemetery: Grove Hill Cemetery
Burial Date: 23 April 1928
Informant: Mrs. C.E. McCool, Midland, Texas
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From: Hand book of Waco & McLennan County, Texas
John T. Battle was born in Wilkes County, GA. He and his parents, O.L. & Martha (Irvin) Battle came to Texas in 1855. He served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. After the war he attended the Univ. of VA for a year and then returned to Texas and settled at Galveston. In 1869 he moved to Wharton County and engaged in farming. He came to Waco in 1872 and entered commercial enterprises. In 1887 Battle began dealing in real estate.
He served as Treasurer of the Baptist General Convention of Texas and as Secretary of the Board of Trustees of Baylor Univ.
He was married to Rosa Waddey of GA and they had 3 children. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Oliver Lazarus Battle (1819 - 1886)
  Martha Sappington Irvin Battle (1821 - 1908)
 
 Spouse:
  Rosalie Battle (1848 - 1923)*
 
 Children:
  Oliver L Battle (1871 - 1921)*
 
 Siblings:
  Reuben Porter Battle (1839 - 1839)*
  Charlie I Battle (1844 - 1903)*
  Eliza Walker Battle Ficklen (1844 - 1884)*
  John Tucker Battle (1846 - 1928)
  Belle Battle Ficklen (1848 - 1925)*
  Anne Battle Wood (1863 - 1932)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Grove Hill Memorial Park
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: BeNotForgot
Record added: Nov 14, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61635202
John Tucker Battle
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John Tucker Battle
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- History Hunter
 Added: Aug. 13, 2015

- BeNotForgot
 Added: Mar. 27, 2013

- Lanie
 Added: Jun. 16, 2011
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