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William Walton Bland
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Birth: Aug. 25, 1875
Orange County
Texas, USA
Death: May 23, 1935
Harris County
Texas, USA

Son of Oliver Bland and Mary Elizabeth McDonald.
Husband of Daisy Rebecca Toland Bland.

Houston Chronicle-May 24, 1935-pg.29

William Walton Bland, 59, died at his home, 402 Marshall, at 12:45 p.m. Thursday. He has lived in Houston for 27 years and was a member of the St. Pauls Methodist Church. Mr. Bland was with the Bonner Oil Company for 14 years and when the Humble Oil Company was organized and purchased the Bonner Oil Company he became associated with the latter firm up until the time of his death. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Daisy Toland Bland; three daughters, Misses Lenora, Allyne and Wilna Bland; one son, William W. Bland, Jr., all of Houston; two sisters, Mrs. M. V. Anderson of Houston and Mrs. D. R. Seastrunk of Orange; one brother, J. H. Bland of Dickinson, Texas. Services at the home, 402 Marshall, at 10:30 a.m. Saturday. Rev. S. Stephen McKenney officiating. Burial in Forest Park cemetery under direction of Settegast-Kopf Company. Active pallbearers; J. S. Bonner, B. H. Brown, A. L. Dingle, H. A. Lillja, R. B. Campbell, A. B. Campbell, A. D. Mann and R. M. Stephens. These men have been with the Bonner Oil Company for 30 years. Settegast-Kopf directing.

(Obit provided by CWalker) 
Family links: 
  Oliver Bland (1834 - 1909)
  Mary Elizabeth McDonald Bland (1849 - 1902)
  Daisy Rebecca Toland Bland (1887 - 1973)
  Wilna May Bland Reddicliffe (1913 - 1975)*
  William Walton Bland (1923 - 2003)*
  John Horace Bland (1872 - 1945)*
  Oliver G Bland (1874 - 1874)*
  William Walton Bland (1875 - 1935)
  Lena Bland Anderson (1878 - 1938)*
  Elizabeth Jane Bland Seastrunk (1880 - 1971)*
  Maude Josephine Bland Dodd (1884 - 1917)*
*Calculated relationship
Forest Park Cemetery
Harris County
Texas, USA
Created by: shirley weidler
Record added: Feb 10, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47959108
William Walton Bland
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William Walton Bland
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- shirley weidler
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- Barbara Nichols
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