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Lillie Mae Taylor Harper
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Birth: Feb. 22, 1897
Death: Jul. 22, 1935

It is told that Lillie Mae was a school teacher at the time of her death. She was a lovely young woman with long black hair, who loved horses, and rode all the time. She could sit a horse better than any of the men in the community.

Her father owned 500 acres of property in Wheeler Springs, and she was known to be able to ride any horse in the community.

Lillie Mae never had any children.

From her Texas certificate of death
Name: Lillie Mae Harper
Death Date: 27 Jul 1935
Death Place: Crockett, Houston, Texas
Gender: Female
Race: Colored
Death Age: 38 years 5 months 5 days
Birth Date: 22 Feb 1897
Birthplace: Houston Co., Texas
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: French Harper
Father's Name: French Taylor
Father's Birthplace: Houston Co., Texas
Mother's Name: Mary Denby
Mother's Birthplace: Houston Co., Texas
Occupation: School Teacher
Place of Residence: Grapeland, Texas
Cemetery: Hall Cemetery
Burial Place: Houston Co., Texas
Burial Date: 29 Jul 1935
Informant: French Harper, Grapeland, Texas
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Family links: 
 Parents:
  French Taylor (1849 - 1937)
  Mary Leaverton Taylor
 
 Spouse:
  French Harper (1870 - 1945)
 
 Siblings:
  Alfred Taylor*
  Jake Taylor*
  Ira Taylor*
  Payne Taylor*
  Lena Taylor*
  Jessie Taylor Warfield*
  Lucy Taylor Levi*
  McKinley Taylor (1896 - 1926)*
  Lillie Mae Taylor Harper (1897 - 1935)
  August Isabella Taylor Willis (1899 - 1941)*
  Wesley Beatrice Taylor Fobbs (1920 - 2003)**
  French Taylor (1924 - 1945)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
w/o French Harper
 
Burial:
Hall Cemetery
Houston County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Carol Hoch
Originally Created by: Joel Farringer
Record added: Jul 03, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9033540
Lillie Mae <i>Taylor</i> Harper
Added by: Carol Hoch
 
 
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I thought of you with love today. But that is nothing new. And days before that too. I think of you in silence. I often speak your name. Your memory is my keepsake. With which I'll never part. God has you in his keeping. I have you in my heart.
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 Added: Jul. 3, 2013

- Carol Hoch
 Added: Dec. 13, 2012

- Carol Hoch
 Added: Dec. 13, 2012
 
 
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