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Richard Austin "Dick" Flournoy
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Birth: Dec. 5, 1858
Victoria County
Texas, USA
Death: Sep. 1, 1943
Nixon
Gonzales County
Texas, USA

Richard Austin Flournoy was the second son born to Archibald Skaggs Flournoy, a native of Kentucky and Cynthia Elizabeth Wilkerson, a native of South Carolina. Born on the 5th of December of 1858 in Victoria County, Texas, Dick lived there until the Flournoy family moved to Brazoria County in the Fall of 1860. In 1875 the family moved to Morales, Jackson County, Texas and on the 25th of December of 1884 Dick married Mary Faught. She died in childbirth, as did the babe, a year or so after their marriage. Dick remained a widower for several years until on the 6th of July of 1890 he married Leota McNite Moore in Jackson County, Texas. Leota McNite Moore, a native of Arkansas, was the daughter of Henry Moore and Mary Elizabeth "Lizzie" Horton. Dick and Ota were the parents of thirteen children: Emma Launa, Milam Miner, Willie Pike, Vera Elizabeth, Henry Presley, Archie Lofton, Daniel Vivian, Eva Walcy, Ella Celestia, Guy Austin, Maple Richard, Kenoth Othello and Charnel Robert. In the late 1930s, Dick and Ota moved to Nixon, Gonzales County, Texas where Dick died on the 1st of September of 1943 and was buried in the Nixon Cemetery. At the time of his death, he was a member of the First Baptist Church, Nixon, Texas. 
 
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 Parents:
  Archibald Skaggs Flournoy (1822 - 1897)
  Cynthia Elizabeth Wilkerson Flournoy (1835 - 1927)
 
 Spouse:
  Leota McNite Moore Flournoy (1871 - 1948)
 
 Children:
  Milam Miner Flournoy (1892 - 1979)*
  Willie Pike Flournoy (1894 - 1971)*
  Vera Elizabeth Flournoy Cook (1896 - 1963)*
  Henry Presley Flournoy (1898 - 1961)*
  Archie Lofton Flournoy (1899 - 1959)*
  Daniel Vivian Flournoy (1902 - 1982)*
  Eva Walcy Flournoy Cogburn (1904 - 2006)*
  Ella Celestia Flournoy Thompson (1905 - 1965)*
  Guy Austin Flournoy (1908 - 1964)*
  Maple Richard Flournoy (1909 - 1969)*
  Kenoth Othello Flournoy (1912 - 1985)*
  Charnel Robert Flournoy (1914 - 1973)*
 
 Siblings:
  William James Flournoy (1857 - 1885)*
  Richard Austin Flournoy (1858 - 1943)
  Celestia Elizabeth Flournoy Williams (1860 - 1939)*
  Robert Edward Lee Flournoy (1861 - 1936)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Common marker with wife Leota

FLOURNOY
RICHARD AUSTIN
DEC 5, 1858
SEPT 1, 1943
PAPA
 
Note: Wife: Leota McNite Moore daughter of Henry Moore and Mary Elizabeth "Lizzie" Horton
 
Burial:
Nixon Cemetery
Nixon
Gonzales County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: mfflournoy
Originally Created by: H M G
Record added: May 06, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19267434
Richard Austin Dick Flournoy
Added by: Mark Mauldin
 
Richard Austin Dick Flournoy
Added by: Mark Mauldin
 
Richard Austin Dick Flournoy
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Added by: Judy Rodgers
 
 
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Dearest Grandfather. We'll meet again....
- Wynona Flournoy Sanderlin
 Added: Apr. 12, 2012
Not Forgotten
- Nena Smothers
 Added: Dec. 4, 2011
 
 
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