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James Seldon Lankford
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Birth: Apr. 18, 1882
Etowah County
Alabama, USA
Death: Jul. 19, 1949
Grayson County
Texas, USA

Son of C. N. Lankford & Frances Darnell.

Married 1) Unknown.

1920 Milam Co., TX census (index):
J. S. (head) 36 b AL, Widower
Children: Fannie May 9, Edward F. 7

Married 2) Lillie May Crooks, daughter of John Crooks & Armande Minnie Brown. Lillie May was born February 17, 1886 and died August 24, 1973.

1930 Grayson Co., TX census (index):
James (head) 47 b AL
May (wife) 44 b TX

1940 Denison, Grayson Co., TX census:
James S. (head) 58 b AL,
Proprietor of Taxi Cab Company
May (wife) 63 b TX (sic, should be 53?)

World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942:
Age 60, born Gadsen, AL.
Residence: RFD #1, Denison, Grayson Co., TX.
Mail: 115 West Main, Denison, TX.
Next of kin: Mrs. May Lankford.
Employer: Self, own taxi

Taxi operator, 67 years 3 months 1 day, died of coronary thrombosis. Residence: RFD #1, Denison Rural Precinct #2, Denison, Grayson Co., TX. Death Certificate 33298, informant: Mrs. J. S. Lankford. 
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  Lillie May Crooks Lankford (1886 - 1973)
Note: Buried July 21, 1949 in Fairview Cemetery, Denison, TX.
Fairview Cemetery
Grayson County
Texas, USA
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Record added: Jun 18, 2012
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James Seldon Lankford
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James Seldon Lankford
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