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Josiah T Black
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Birth: Jun. 19, 1877
Green Hill
Titus County
Texas, USA
Death: Nov. 8, 1927

Son of Charles C. & Ella Black. Other children: Charles Edward Black. Josiah Black was born June 19, 1877 in Green Hill, Titus Co TX. He was in the furniture business in Barstow TX with his two brothers, Clyde and Preston. He also farmed on a 40-acre farm one mile south of town. He married Donnie Stitt of Arkadelphia AR, June 10, 1910; they had met when Donnie came visiting in Barstow. The family belonged to the Barstow Presbyterian Church. The family moved to Ysleta TX near El Paso for Josiah's health; he died four years later on November 8, 1927. Josiah Black was buried in Barstow Cemetery. Donnie Black returned to Barstow with her two children, Marjorie and Charles, in 1928. She worked as a nurse, caring for mothers with new babies. Many a Barstow or Pecos baby was lovingly nursed by "Miss Donnie." Donnie Black died June 25, 1967, Barstow, and is buried Barstow Cemetery.
Add'l info provided by: Rosemarie 
Family links: 
  Charles Ceymour Black (1847 - 1938)
  Ellarina Amelia Hall Black (1849 - 1909)
  Donnie H Stitt Black (1884 - 1967)
  Marjorie Black Nichols (1911 - 2007)*
  Cathrine E Black (1914 - 1915)*
  Oscar Hall Black (1871 - 1871)*
  Wilmer Dewitt Black (1875 - 1960)*
  Josiah T Black (1877 - 1927)
  Infant Son Black (1880 - 1880)*
  Clyde Morrell Black (1885 - 1969)*
*Calculated relationship
Barstow Cemetery
Ward County
Texas, USA
Created by: Diane & John
Record added: Oct 24, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22427119
Josiah T Black
Added by: Diane & John
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