|Birth: ||Feb. 28, 1874|
|Death: ||Apr. 1, 1957|
Thanks to Sandra Burleson for the photo of Hattie's stone.
Hattie/Hettie was the daughter of Baron DeKalb & Caroline "Carrie" Jane (Prichard) Stansell.
Her parents moved their family from Cobb Co, GA around 1885, Cisco being their final destination. This would have been when Hettie was around 11 years old. It was here that she grew to adulthood.
She married John Crockett Thurman, a farmer, in Cisco, TX on December 21, 1890. John was 30 years old, & Hettie was 15.
They had 10 children: Edward F., Wayne D., Josephine, Emmett O., Willard, Harvey, Ethyl E., Floyd, James Calvin, & Robert Lee.
They lived in Eastland County the rest of their lives. As did her parents, sisters, Lizzie and Ida, & her brother, James.
John died from heart trouble in June 1931. Hettie lived almost 26 years after his death. She was a patient in Graham Hospital when she died from a Cerebral Hemorrhage at 6:30 p.m. on April 1, 1957. She had lived 83 years, 1 month, & 3 days.
Her daughter, Ethel, was the informant on her death certificate.
Hettie was buried the following day.
Name: Hettie Delonia Thurman
Death date: 01 Apr 1957
Death place: Cisco, Eastland, Texas
Race or color (on document): White
Age at death: 83 years 1 month 3 days
Estimated birth year:
Birth date: 28 Feb 1874
Birthplace: Ackworth, Georgia
Marital status: Widowed
Father's name: B.D. Stansell
Father's birthplace: Georgia
Mother's name: Caroline Pritchard
Residence: Cisco, Eastland, Texas
Cemetery name: Oakwood
Burial place: Cisco, Texas
Burial date: 02 Apr 1957
Film number: 2135700
Digital GS number: 4163625
Image number: 544
Reference number: cn 19156
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976
Baron DeKalb Stansell (1833 - 1911)
Caroline Jane Prichard Stansell (1837 - 1907)
John Crockett Thurman (1859 - 1931)
Edward F Thurman (1893 - 1960)*
Wayne D Thurman (1896 - 1968)*
Josephine Thurman (1898 - 1937)*
Emmet O Thurman (1900 - 1903)*
Willard Thurman (1902 - 1958)*
Harvey Thurman (1904 - 1948)*
Ethyl E Thurman (1906 - 1969)*
Floyd Thurman (1909 - 1988)*
James Calvin Thurman (1912 - 1969)*
Plot: Lot 104
Created by: Virginia Brown
Record added: Mar 21, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50029559
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