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Bluford E Cockrill
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Birth: Apr. 11, 1877
Texas, USA
Death: Aug. 12, 1948
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA

Bluford E. Cockrill was born April 11, 1877 to parents Edward Harrison Cockrill born Missouri, son of Stark S. Cockrill, who came to Texas from Missouri in about 1852 and Sarah Wier born Mississippi, daughter of John Allen Wier and Margaret Carpenter Wier, who moved from Mississippi to Fayette County, Texas in the 1850's decade. Bluford was born and lived in and around Cistern, Fayette County, and Jeddo, Bastrop County, Texas until the latter half of 1920's when the family moved to San Antonio, Texas.

B. E. Cockrill married Rhonda Fike, 05 October 1898 in Bastrop County, Texas.

The 1900 Justice Precint 2, Bastrop County, Texas census lists Bluford Cockrill age 23 born April 1877 and Mary R. Cockrill age 20 born Feb 1880; married 1898, they did not list any children.

The 1910 Justice Precinct 2, Bastrop County, Texas census lists B. E. Cockrill age 32, Rhonda age 30, Inez age 08, Alvis age 06, and Exa age 02.

B. E. Cockrill married Mary Ann White
30 September 1916, Bastrop county, Texas.

Sarah Wier Cockrill. Bluford's mother, lists on the 1900 Census that she is the mother of eleven (11) with ten (10) children living on the date of the census. Bluford's known siblings are: Mary Etta Cockrill married Willy Obar, and Thomas Terrell; John William Cockrill married Della Robbins;Thomas Edward Cockrill married Cora Virginia Davis;James Oliver Cockrill married Della Long; Margaret "Maggie" Cockrill married Joseph Hallmark; Lula Mae Cockrill married W Shook Galloway; Elizabeth "Lizzie" Cockrill married George H. Bartlett; Mance Owen Cockrill married Nora Crenshaw; Arthur A. Cockrill married Jennie Lee Davis.

Bluford's parents and several siblings are buried in the Cistern Cemetery, Cistern, Fayette County, Texas.

Family links: 
  Edward Harrison Cockrill (1843 - 1913)
  Sarah Weir Cockrill (1844 - 1927)
  Rhoda Elizabeth Cockrill (1885 - 1915)
  Inez Cockrill Gosch (1901 - 1982)*
  Mary Etter Cockrill Obar Terrell (1865 - 1902)*
  John William Cockrill (1867 - 1932)*
  Thomas Edward Cockrill (1869 - 1942)*
  James Oliver Cockrill (1872 - 1932)*
  Margaret Cockrill Hallmark (1873 - 1901)*
  Lula May Cockrill Galloway (1875 - 1957)*
  Bluford E Cockrill (1877 - 1948)
  Lizzie Cockrill Bartlett (1878 - 1956)*
  Mance Owen Cockrill (1881 - 1946)*
  Arthur Alton Cockrill (1883 - 1945)*
*Calculated relationship
Sunset Memorial Park
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA
Created by: Macy Myrick
Record added: Dec 08, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101883402
Bluford E Cockrill
Added by: Tommy C. Dean
Bluford E Cockrill
Added by: Tommy C. Dean
Bluford E Cockrill
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My Grand UncleMay he rest in pieceTommy Cockrill Dean Sr
- Tommy C. Dean
 Added: May. 9, 2013
My dad's first cousin.
- Macy Myrick
 Added: Dec. 26, 2012

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