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Helena Eika Mae "Dedo" York Fawcett
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Birth: Jul. 19, 1909
Mineola
Wood County
Texas, USA
Death: Oct. 30, 2000
Del Rio
Val Verde County
Texas, USA

HELENA EIKA MAE "DEDO" YORK (FAWCETT) was born July 19, 1909 in Mineola, Texas to Dr. Doctor Alanzo York M.D. and Helena Moore York, originally of Macon, Georgia. The York family moved to Del Rio in 1912. Dedo grew up in Del Rio and attended the schools there. After High School she attended the University of Texas and Louisiana State University. Dedo York married Horace Keyes Fawcett, Sr. (1904-69) on January 21, 1931. Later she served as the Del Rio High School librarian. Dedo had one sister Montine York Weathersbee and brother Dr.D.A.York Jr. M.D. Four children, H.K.Fawcett Jr., Francis "Fran" Fawcett Paret, David York Fawcett and Curtis James Fawcett.

From A History of the Fawcetts and Related Families in America by William Bloys Fawcett. Copyright 1996, 2007 by William Bloys Fawcett, Jr.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Doctor Alonzo York, M.D. (1867 - 1955)
  Helena Moore York (1872 - 1948)
 
 Spouse:
  Horace Keyes Fawcett (1904 - 1969)
 
 Children:
  Horace Keyes Fawcett (1931 - 2008)*
  Frances Helena Fawcett Paret (1933 - 2007)*
  David York Fawcett (1934 - 1976)*
  Curtis James Fawcett (1940 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  Desse Atthill York, M.D. (1893 - 1974)*
  Montine York Weathersbee (1896 - 1974)*
  Helena Eika Mae York Fawcett (1909 - 2000)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Westlawn Cemetery
Del Rio
Val Verde County
Texas, USA
Plot: Sec. P Block FTS Lot 16
 
Created by: Lee Weathersbee
Record added: Feb 19, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 105467490
Helena Eika Mae Dedo <i>York</i> Fawcett
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Helena Eika Mae Dedo <i>York</i> Fawcett
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Helena Eika Mae Dedo <i>York</i> Fawcett
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- Cherokee Rose
 Added: Aug. 6, 2013
My beloved aunt Dedo who was holding my mothers hand when I was born, resting in the Arms of our Savior!!
- Lee Weathersbee
 Added: Feb. 19, 2013
 
 
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