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Edgar Douglas "Ed" Fyke, Sr
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Birth: Jun. 18, 1876
Travis County
Texas, USA
Death: Aug. 24, 1946
Parker County
Texas, USA

Physician in Weatherford
Oldest of five children, he always wanted to be a doctor. As a boy, he applied to a local doctor and was allowed to drive the doctor's horses on his house calls, and to read the doctor's medical books.

He married in Sugden,Indian Territory, where he was physician and his wife was a teacher and clerk in the general store.

Dr. Fyke's first hospital in Weatherford was a large home on Josephine. He later purchased the old Bowie mansion on the North Side of Weatherford and converted it to a hospital. The Bowie Hospital was destroyed by fire in 1938, but all staff and patients were evacuated safely. He then built a new Bowie Hospital.

Dr. Fyke was reportedly an excellent surgeon. 
Family links: 
  Mary Isabelle Reeder Fyke (1857 - 1994)
  Sarah Lenora Tatum Fyke (1873 - 1963)
  Mary Murpha Fyke Oxford (1902 - 1931)*
  Annie Wren Fyke Thomas (1904 - 1990)*
  William H. Fyke (1907 - 1972)*
  Nathaniel Herff Fyke (1909 - 1981)*
  Edgar Douglas Fyke (1912 - 1996)*
  Edgar Douglas Fyke (1876 - 1946)
  Annie Florence Fyke Lamar Ferguson (1879 - 1964)*
  William Henderson Fyke (1888 - 1943)*
*Calculated relationship
Greenwood Community Cemetery
Parker County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section D - Fyke Plot
Created by: Jen
Record added: Jun 13, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91856954
Edgar Douglas Ed Fyke, Sr
Added by: Jen
Edgar Douglas Ed Fyke, Sr
Added by: Jen
Edgar Douglas Ed Fyke, Sr
Added by: Jen
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