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Samuel Joseph Sebree
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Birth: Jul. 6, 1869
Leavenworth County
Kansas, USA
Death: Feb. 5, 1947
Douglas County
Missouri, USA

Samuel is the son of John S. Sebree and Sarah Endicott Sebree.
Sam married Mary Elizziebeth Whitworth, June 19, 1892 in Douglas County, Missouri. Sam and Lizzie were blessed with six children, one died at a early age.
Lizzie passed in 1907 and Sam remarried Margaret Ellen Galbrith Lawson.
He was a well know man in Kansas City, Missouri, if for no other reason than for people to notice what a big man he was. He stood about six feet, 4 inches tall and weighed about three hundred pounds. He was a patrolman for the Kansas City Police Departent from 1910 to 1921 There was a picture in the Kansas City Star of Sam Sebree, the biggest man on the Kansas City Police Force and another gentleman, the smallest man, being a Fireman. At his death he worked as a night watchman for the City Street Repair Department.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John S Sebree (1841 - 1910)
  Sarrah Endicott Sebree (1847 - 1885)
 
 Spouses:
  Mary Elizziebeth Whitworth Sebree (1872 - 1907)
  Margaret Ellen "Ella" Galbrith-Lawson Sebree (1886 - 1968)*
 
 Children:
  Edmond Sidney Sebree (1893 - 1965)*
  Martha Ethel Sebree Watterson (1895 - 1961)*
  William Uriel "Willie" Sebree (1898 - 1903)*
  Raymond Joseph Sebree (1900 - 1965)*
  Earl Isaac Sebree (1903 - 1968)*
  Ona Sarrah Sebree Adams (1907 - 1987)*
 
 Siblings:
  Samuel Joseph Sebree (1869 - 1947)
  Effie L. Sebree Whitworth (1872 - 1909)*
  Cora Susan Sebree Davis (1876 - 1951)*
  Mandy Zola Sebree Wheatley (1895 - 1926)**
  Martha Francis Sebree Wehmeyer (1896 - 1943)**
  John Sebree (1899 - 1899)**
  William Ervin "Willie" Sebree (1903 - 1922)**
  Edna Sebree (1906 - 1908)**
  Idora S. Sebree Hays (1907 - 1961)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Goodhope Cemetery
Goodhope
Douglas County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Earleen L. Sebree Hensle...
Record added: Apr 20, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8657671
Samuel Joseph Sebree
Added by: Earleen L. Sebree Hensley
 
Samuel Joseph Sebree
Added by: Earleen L. Sebree Hensley
 
Samuel Joseph Sebree
Added by: Earleen L. Sebree Hensley
 
 
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Looks like law enforcement runs in the family. I cannot believe how much Sam looks like an Endicott. The family resemblance is uncanny. Sam, I wish I could have known you and one day I shall.
- Kathy Endicott Sneed
 Added: Nov. 4, 2011
Grandpa, you are not forgotten.
- Earleen L. Sebree Hensley
 Added: May. 29, 2011
Grandpa Sam, this flower is for you. I really wish I could have known you. I think I missed out on having a really wonderful grandpa!
- Earleen L. Sebree Hensley
 Added: Jan. 19, 2007
 
 
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