Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Gastons in:
 • Glover Cemetery
 • Glover
 • McCurtain County
 • Oklahoma
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Albert William Gaston
Birth: Jan. 9, 1891
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Jan. 23, 1919
McCurtain County
Oklahoma, USA

Never married.

Source: Edwin Willis (E. W.) Hooper:
FAMILY LORE: "The story goes that Albert was wild and had been sparking an Indian girl and her family disapproved. Either her family killed him, or they had him killed. Anyway, his horse came home with an arrow sticking into the saddle. Celey, his mother, still had the saddle many years later."

THE TRUTH: "Another possibility is that one of his cowboy "friends" killed him. We have a picture of Albert taken with this man."

Newspaper Article: McCurtain Gazette Wednesday, January 29, 1919
For the Killing of Albert Gaston Last Week Near Pollard
The examining trial of Virgil Brawley, charged with the murder of Albert Gaston, was had before Esq. Bob Kirby last Monday at Haworth,and Brawley was bound over without bond to await trial in District court.Habeas Corpus proceedings will be heard by Judge C.E. Dudley to secure bond for Brawley.

However Virgil lived only six more months: "Robert Virgil Bralley,(1886-20 June,1919),aged 34 years, died in the sanitarium in Paris, Texas,last Friday morning at 10 o'clock after an illness with typhoid fever lasting about nine weeks. His body was returned to Haworth Saturday morning and laid to rest in the cemetery (Pollard) near his old home south of town."
Family links: 
  William Richard Gaston (1858 - 1931)
  Celey Belle Ward Gaston (1877 - 1962)
  Albert William Gaston (1891 - 1919)
  Ada Belle Gaston Osborn (1892 - 1977)*
  Marvin Morgan Gaston (1905 - 1983)*
  Lavennia L Gaston (1907 - 1908)*
  Maurice C. Gaston (1912 - 2001)*
*Calculated relationship
Glover Cemetery
McCurtain County
Oklahoma, USA
Maintained by: Phyllis Medeiros
Originally Created by: Sandie Manning Lambert
Record added: Jul 11, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9083441
Albert William Gaston
Added by: Phyllis Medeiros
Albert William Gaston
Added by: Phyllis Medeiros
Albert William Gaston
Added by: Phyllis Medeiros
There are 5 more photos not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- Brandon O'Rear
 Added: Jan. 31, 2016

- Trusvan
 Added: Mar. 26, 2005
This page is sponsored by: Phyllis Medeiros

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service