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Rufus P Highnote
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Birth: Dec., 1858
Navarro County
Texas, USA
Death: Apr. 7, 1918
Wirt
Carter County
Oklahoma, USA

Rufus was the son of Napoleon Bonaparte Highnote (1834 - c.1864) and Martha Woodall Highnote (1838 - c. 1864) His mother died during childbirth of a daughter. Napoleon, Martha, and the daughter were all buried in unmarked graves in Cosgrove Cemetery. Rufus is buried in an unmarked grave beside his parents.

Rufus was raised by an aunt and uncle.




 
 
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 Parents:
  Napoleon Bonaparte Highnote (1834 - ____)
  Martha/Martheny Woodall Highnote (1838 - ____)
 
 Spouses:
  Mary Elizabeth Austin Highnote (1870 - 1894)
  Emma Lee Bass Highnote Sherrell (1878 - 1934)*
  Ona Belle McCleary Highnote Sanders Bolling (1880 - 1969)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Elizabeth Highnote Barrow (1894 - 1971)*
 
 Sibling:
  Margaret Highnote*
  Rufus P Highnote (1858 - 1918)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cosgrove Cemetery
Corsicana
Navarro County
Texas, USA
Plot: unmarked
 
Maintained by: Liz Freeman
Originally Created by: May Ashby Royer
Record added: Oct 23, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30799768
Rufus P Highnote
Added by: Liz Freeman
 
Rufus P Highnote
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Added by: Marc & Donna
 
 
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- timcdfw
 Added: Jul. 22, 2009
Rufus was a policeman in Corsicana before the turn of the century; a city marshal in Kiefer, OK shortly after OK statehood, and special deputy sheriff in Carter Co., OK when he was killed. A very colorful character indeed!
- Liz Freeman
 Added: Oct. 30, 2008
 
 
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