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Mary Elizabeth Horst Black
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Birth: Sep. 17, 1874
Austin
Travis County
Texas, USA
Death: Sep. 16, 1961
Guthrie
Logan County
Oklahoma, USA

The parents of Mary Elizabeth Horst were Frances Jane Ridge Densmore and Charles Horst. The parents of Frances Jane Ridge Densmore were Jefferson Ridge, a Cherokee farmer from Arkansas and Corine King, a Black woman. Frances Jane Ridge Densmore had four mulatto children by the slave owners son's, Charles Horst on the Horst Plantation in Austin, Texas: Ernest Edward (Ed) Horst, Mary Elizabeth Horst, Robert Horst and Walter Horst. In 1902, Mary Elizabeth Horst married Thomas Black, Sr. in Austin, Travis County, Texas. They moved to Coyle, Logan County, Oklahoma. Mr. Thomas Black, Sr. and Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Horst Black had seven children: Thomas Black, Jr., Adolph Black, Theresa Black, Edward Black, Zella Justina Black, Roy Black and Wells Black. Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Horst Black died in Logan County, Oklahoma in 1961.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Frances Jane Ridge Densmore (1843 - 1925)
 
 Spouse:
  Thomas Black (1872 - 1945)*
 
 Children:
  Adolph Stuart Black (1904 - 1909)*
  Zella Justina Black Patterson (1909 - 1986)*
  Roy Leonard Black (1911 - 1973)*
  William Wells Black (1914 - 2003)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ernest Edward (Ed) Horst (1867 - 1932)*
  Robert Horst (1871 - 1909)*
  Mary Elizabeth Horst Black (1874 - 1961)
  Walter Horst (1877 - 1900)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Pilgrim Cemetery
Meridian
Logan County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Sarah Grace Monroe
Record added: May 20, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7469956
Mary Elizabeth <i>Horst</i> Black
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Mary Elizabeth <i>Horst</i> Black
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Mary Elizabeth <i>Horst</i> Black
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