|Birth: ||Jan. 13, 1891|
St. Clair County
|Death: ||Nov. 30, 1930|
Ada was the daughter of Thomas Batsell Moore and Alma (Oliver) Moore. She was born in Roscoe, St. Clair Cty., MO and grew up in Burnet, TX, Alta Loma TX, Tucumcari, NM and Lampasas, TX, her father a pharmacist. Her mother died when Ada and her siblings were young; Ada was raised by her maternal grandparents, Amory Gale Oliver and Lucretia (Vance) Oliver of Lampasas, TX.
Ada was educated in Lampasas, TX and taught school in Lampasas Cty. In 1912 in Lampasas she married Martin Forrest Markward, son of John and Adelphia (White) Markward of Lampasas. Ada and Martin first resided in San Antonio, TX, then Ft. Worth where they raised their family. Ada died at age 39 from an inoperable brain tumor, tragically leaving her husband and young children behind.
The children of Ada (Moore) and Martin Markward:
Martin Forrest "Forrest" Markward, Jr., John Oliver Markward, Alma Adelphia "Dell" (Markward) DeHay,and Charles Gale Markward.
(Biographical info and photos provided by Annette Markward, wife of John Markward, son of John Oliver Markward and Joyce (Ingalls), grandson of Ada and Martin Forrest Markward and great grandson of John Markward and Adelphia (White) Markward of Lampasas, TX.)
Alma Oliver Moore (1861 - 1902)
Martin Forrest Markward (1891 - 1975)
Martin Forrest Markward (1914 - 2009)*
Alma Adelphia Markward De Hay (1918 - 1979)*
John Oliver Markward (1921 - 1979)*
Ida Lucretia Moore (1889 - 1890)*
Ada Belle Moore Markward (1891 - 1930)
Shannon Rose Hill Memorial Park
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Originally Created by: Deb
Record added: May 12, 2010
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To Grandmother Ada from John & Annette Markward|
Added: May. 28, 2012