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Mary Virginia Waddle Barber

Birth
Lee County, Texas, USA
Death 28 Oct 1933 (aged 78)
Milam County, Texas, USA
Burial Milam County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 51321188 · View Source
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w/o T.J.
d/o J.W. Waddle & Betsy Ann Breckhouse
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NOTE: Another Milam Co contributor has commented that her death certificate says she is buried at "Pleasant Hill". This cemetery is in the old Pleasant Hill community. There is also a nearby cemetery by same name. Reference to Pleasant Hill on certificate could refer to the community or the cemetery. This name was recorded as buried here in "Barber Cemetery" in 1993 by Norrine Holder Holman who visited the cemetery.

Possible discrepancy in transcription of name on death certificate could also be an issue - Barber vs Barker.
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Obituary

Mrs. T.J. Barber Dies at Pleasant Hill Saturday

Mrs. Mary V. Barber, widow of the late T.J. Barber, died at the family home in the Pleasant Hill community last Saturday morning and was laid to rest in the Pleasant Hill cemetery that same afternoon. Rev. Byrum, Baptist minister, officiating.

A member of one of the oldest and most highly respected families of that community, Mrs. Barber had lived a useful life and numbered her friends by the hundreds.

Source: The Rockdale Reporter, Thursday November 2, 1933 accessed via The Portal To Texas History - [link courtesy contributor BeNotForgot]


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  • Created by: Deb
  • Added: 18 Apr 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 51321188
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Virginia Waddle Barber (20 Mar 1855–28 Oct 1933), Find A Grave Memorial no. 51321188, citing Barber Cemetery, Milam County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Deb (contributor 46832182) .