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William David "W.D. / Will" Howsley, Sr
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Birth: Mar. 28, 1851
Meade County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jul. 24, 1932
Dallas County
Texas, USA

son of William Robert Howsley - Margaret Taylor

W.D. Howsley married Miss Annette Matthews in 1883 at Fort Griffin, Throckmorton County, Texas.

W.D. Howsley, 81, father of Andrew M. Howsley, unsuccessful candidate for Texas Senator of of the 24th district, died following an illness of several months.

He had been a resident of Throckmorton County, Texas since 1870.

Survived by his wife; children - L.A. Howsley, W.D. Howsley, Jr., Mrs. Stanton D. Liles, Mrs. John T. Davis of Throckmorton; Mrs. W.K. Crawley of Lamesa; Mrs. Dutton J. Bailes of Seymour, Andrw M. Howsley of Albany.

Service was held at the First Methodist Church in Throckmorton, Texas.

Howsley was the last surviving charter member of the old Fort Griffin Masonic Lodge. He was chair of the Throckmorton Democratic Executive committee since 1912.

The Throckmorton Tribune
25 July 1932


Information from Texas death certificate

informant Andrew M. Howsley

he did not know William's parents name.

Occupation was Hardware Merchant

Betty Carrol Cooper Omholt
Family links: 
  Annette Elizabeth Matthews Howsley (1862 - 1940)
  Margaret Ann Howsley (1884 - 1887)*
  Louis Albert Howsley (1886 - 1969)*
  Annette Elizabeth Howsley Davis (1889 - 1982)*
  Edna Howsley (1890 - 1893)*
  Infant Son Howsley (1893 - 1893)*
  Beulah B. Howsley Liles (1895 - 1982)*
  William David Howsley (1899 - 1967)*
  Andrew Matthews Howsley (1901 - 1963)*
  Rosalyn Joyce Howsley Bailes (1905 - 1983)*
*Calculated relationship
Throckmorton Cemetery
Throckmorton County
Texas, USA
Maintained by: Searchers of our Past
Originally Created by: My Family
Record added: Nov 19, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61874614
William David W.D. / Will Howsley, Sr
Added by: Searchers of our Past
William David W.D. / Will Howsley, Sr
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William David W.D. / Will Howsley, Sr
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