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Absalom Bryson "Ab" Floyd
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Birth: Feb. 24, 1876
Hutchins
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Death: May 22, 1942
Collinsville
Grayson County
Texas, USA

Son of Charles Augustus and Angeline Elizabeth Matlock Floyd.

He married Miss Lillie Mae Barley.
they had 2 children - Dona Bernice Floyd and Mildred Barley Floyd.

The Family lioved in a portion of the George Floyd original survey on Glorietta Lane - just south of Cedardale Rd. The House still stands in 2013. It is very near the location of the Floyd-Taylor Cemetery. Owner of the property today is a kind gentleman and a friend to our family.(PK)

His siblings:

Oscar Matlock Floyd 1869 1941
Lora Etna Floyd 1870 1951
Finley E. "Boss" Floyd 1871 1936
Augusta Melvina Floyd 1874 1917
Absalom Bryson "Ab" Floyd 1876 1942 (SELF)
Lannie Angelina Floyd 1878 1901
King David Floyd 1880 1947
Elva Ann Floyd 1881 1954
Eula Amanda Floyd 1883 1972
Dona Irene "Donie" Floyd 1885 1964
George Washington Floyd 1889 1969



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Please visit Floyd-Taylor Pioneer Cemetery the resting place of many of Absalom's relatives.
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DEVELOPERS want to BUILD OVER OUR ANCESTOR's GRAVES (it is "just in a field"- prime location for their warehouse district). Watch the Channell 11 news clip of my Dad's effort's to stand up for "the common man" against BIG DEVELOPERS. Efforts to save the Floyd Homeplace and spare our cemetery further "foot-traffic" and vandalism and ultimate demolition. Ray Road Rebel Historical Value does not matter when it comes to Dallas Southern Sector. No Poltergeists wanted here!

This could be any American Citizen - we must stand up for our rights or lose them. Rebel Wins at Dallas City Hall
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Virtual Cemetery ~*~ We have included Absalom virtually into the Floyd-Taylor Cemetery to be near his Mother and
Father in eternal loving memory.

 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Charles Augustus Floyd (1840 - 1894)
  Angeline Elizabeth Matlock Floyd (1847 - 1916)
 
 Spouse:
  Lillie Floyd (1876 - 1964)
 
 Children:
  Mildred Floyd Nevil*
 
 Siblings:
  Oscar Matlock Floyd (1868 - 1941)*
  Lora Etna Floyd Boyd (1870 - 1951)*
  Finley C. Floyd (1871 - 1936)*
  Augusta Melvina Floyd Gifford (1875 - 1917)*
  Absalom Bryson Floyd (1876 - 1942)
  Lannie Angelina Floyd Burden (1878 - 1901)*
  King David Floyd (1880 - 1947)*
  Elva Ann Floyd Cutler (1881 - 1954)*
  Eula Amanda Floyd Moore (1883 - 1972)*
  Dona Irene Floyd Slayback (1885 - 1964)*
  Dona Irene Floyd Slaybeck (1885 - 1964)*
  George Washington Floyd (1889 - 1969)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Collinsville Cemetery
Collinsville
Grayson County
Texas, USA
Plot: Marker Shared with Lillie Floyd
 
Created by: Diddy & Doodle
Record added: Mar 11, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66770969
Absalom Bryson Ab Floyd
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Absalom Bryson Ab Floyd
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Absalom Bryson Ab Floyd
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