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Zebulon Oliver
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Birth: Mar. 19, 1846
Lafayette County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Mar. 1, 1924
Diboll
Angelina County
Texas, USA

Zebulon Oliver was born in Mississippi in 1846 to George Green Oliver and Mary Catherine Menefee.

By 1865 he was living in Houston County, Texas, where he married Margaret Jane Wells. They had 7 children:
Joseph B. Oliver born in 1867
Mary Catherine Oliver born in 1869
Zebulon Oliver, Jr. born in 1872
George Green Oliver born in 1874
John the Baptist Oliver born in 1875
Frances Elizabeth Oliver born in 1878
Margarette Jane Oliver born in 1883.
His wife Margaret died in childbirth in 1883.

He then married Margaret Singletary Womack on July 19,1883, in Trinity County, Texas. They had two children:
Jim Reubin Oliver born in 1884
William J. Oliver born in 1886
Margaret died in January 1888.

Zeb then married Amanda Jane Jones Roach February 14, 1888. They had one child Margaret M. Oliver born in 1889. Amanda Jane died in childbirth in 1889. The child also died.

On August 22, 1889, Zeb married Sarah Jane Butler in Polk County, Texas. They had one child Charles Butler Oliver born in 1891.

After Sarah's death in 1914, Zeb married Eula May Havard on August 4, 1922, in Angelina County, Texas. Zeb died in 1924 at the age of 77.

Zib owned a store in Druso. He was a Baptist preacher. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Green Oliver (1821 - 1875)
  Mary Katherine Menefee Oliver (1827 - 1917)
 
 Spouses:
  Margorett Singletary Womack Oliver (1850 - 1888)
  Margorett Jane Wells Oliver (1850 - 1883)*
  Sarah Jane Butler Oliver (1855 - 1914)*
  Amanda Jane Jones Roach (1847 - 1889)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Catherine Oliver Womack (1869 - 1906)*
  John B Oliver (1875 - 1949)*
  Margaret Jane Oliver Sides (1883 - 1973)*
  William Julius Oliver (1886 - 1962)*
 
 Siblings:
  Zebulon Oliver (1846 - 1924)
  Martha Lucinda Oliver Caraway (1848 - 1944)*
  Sarah Overton Oliver Miller (1851 - 1939)*
  Susan Frances Oliver Ashby (1853 - 1914)*
  James Reuben Oliver (1856 - 1909)*
  Steven Green Oliver (1858 - 1923)*
  John B. Oliver (1860 - 1894)*
  William M. Oliver (1863 - 1946)*
  Sam Houston Oliver (1866 - 1939)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Father
 
Burial:
Antioch Cemetery
Ratcliff (Houston County)
Houston County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Brenda Ashford
Originally Created by: Joel Farringer
Record added: Jun 30, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9017844
Zebulon Oliver
Added by: Judy Murphy
 
Zebulon Oliver
Added by: Martha
 
 
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- D McK S
 Added: Feb. 28, 2013

- Judy Murphy
 Added: Jun. 4, 2012
 
 
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