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Edward Ground
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Birth: Mar. 15, 1839
Warren County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jul. 18, 1923
Denton (Denton County)
Denton County
Texas, USA

*Co., A, 19th TX Cav.; served out the war with Parsons Brigade.

Edward Ground was the son of Robert Ground and Elizabeth Goodnight (both buried at Pleasant Valley); **see his parents' gravesites for his siblings.

He married on 01 Mar 1866 in Dallas Co., TX, by Isaac Jones Elder, Mary Frances "Fannie" Lowe (buried at Pleasant Valley); they had the following children: Maude, Ada, Henry Carroll, Earnie, Betty, Mattie J. (buried at Pleasant Valley), Frances Belle, Annie, and 2 infant Grounds: one b. abt. 1882, and one b. abt. 1885. A few years after his marriage, they moved to Tarrant Co., TX, and engaged in the cattle business and lived there until he retired to Denton in 1913.

Edward registered 12 Sep 1874 his marks and brands: mark crop off left and under over (hope?) the right. Brand thus 2B on left side 60 on left of such as this.

Edward was an early Pioneer in Ellis Co., TX. He and his family lived on 1613 Mulberrty St., Denton, TX. He was a Mason.

Family links: 
  Robert L. Ground (1817 - 1879)
  Elizabeth Goodnight Ground (1820 - 1881)
  Mary Frances Lowe Ground (1841 - 1930)*
  Mattie J. Ground (1877 - 1944)*
  Frances Belle Ground (1879 - 1964)*
*Calculated relationship
Pleasant Valley Cemetery
Cedar Hill (Dallas County)
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Plot: Row 34, Grave 01
Created by: Alice Huitt Preston
Record added: Sep 19, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9481993
Edward Ground
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Stonewall Jackson Camp #249, UCV
- Lest We Forget
 Added: Mar. 2, 2013

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