|Birth: ||Sep. 15, 1849|
|Death: ||Mar. 21, 1921|
Brother of my great grandfather, George Washington Deel.
Robert Duff Deel was born on September 15, 1849 in Pontotoc County, Mississippi to Peter Abraham Deel, III and Isabella Serena Duff.
He had twelve siblings: Mary Jane Elizabeth Deel Fulton, Nancy Amanda Deel Clayton, Martha Virginia Deel Lambert, Pernicia Ann Florence Deel Roach, John Walter Deel, Sarah Isabella Deel Canady, Peter Abraham Deel, Triphenia Caroline Deel Haynes, Karritia Catherine Deel McCoy, Margaret Emaline Deel, George Washington Deel, and James Alexander Deel.
His paternal grandparents were Peter Abraham Deel, Jr. and Mary Magdeline Stover and his maternal grandparents were Robert Reece Duff and Elizabeth Henderson.
He married Esther Ann Brookshire on September 12, 1875 in Ferris, Ellis County, Texas. Esther is the sister of my great grandmother, Florence Emaline "Galley" Brookshire.
They were blessed with nine children: Mattie Alma Deel Adams, Lena Wells Deel Daniels Magness, Maggie Bell Deel Bonnett Cole Wren, Serena Esther Deel, George Robert Deel, William J. Deel, Peter Graves Deel, John Brookshier Deel, and Lavirgia Deel.
He died on March 21, 1921 in McAlester, Pittsburg County, Oklahoma. He was 71 years old.
Oak Hill Memorial Park
Created by: Dennis Alan Deel
Record added: Aug 01, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20737958
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