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George Lafayette SPECKLES

Male 1859 - 1920  (60 years)


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  • Name George Lafayette SPECKLES 
    Born 22 Oct 1859  Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 30 Jun 1860  Fayette County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • P.O. Round Top
    Census 12 Aug 1870  Lavaca County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • (enumerated as George L. BELL)
    Census 8 Jun 1880  Lavaca County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Precinct 4 with his mother (enumerated as George BELL)
    Census 12 Jun 1900  Eastland County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Justice Precinct 7
    Census 30 Apr 1910  Eastland County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Justice Precinct 7
    Census 8 Apr 1920  Eastland County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Justice Precinct 7
    Occupation Farmer 
    Died 28 Apr 1920  [1
    Buried Pioneer Cemetery, Pioneer, Eastland, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I3661  Dyal and Speckels
    Last Modified 1 May 2008 

    Father Gerd SPECKELS,   b. 27 Aug 1835, Jaderbollenhagen, Rastede, Oldenburg Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 2 Sep 1866  (Age < 31 years) 
    Mother Mary Elizabeth THOMASON,   b. 22 Dec 1838, Mooresville, Marshall, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1917, Cross Plains, Callahan, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 29 Dec 1858  Fayette County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • by A. I. Adkison, M. G.
    Family ID F2557  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Adeline Agnes HOWTON,   b. 25 Nov 1875, Brown County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1951, Rising Star, Eastland, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 26 Dec 1897  Brown County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Children 
     1. Ethel Beatrice SPECKLES,   b. 27 Jan 1900, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1901  (Age 1 years)
     2. Claude Earnest SPECKELS,   b. 24 Jan 1903, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1979, Comanche, Comanche, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +3. Eula May SPECKLES,   b. 13 Jun 1907, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1983, Eastland County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2000 
    Family ID F2606  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Oct 1859 - Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 30 Jun 1860 - Fayette County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 12 Aug 1870 - Lavaca County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 8 Jun 1880 - Lavaca County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Dec 1897 - Brown County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 12 Jun 1900 - Eastland County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 30 Apr 1910 - Eastland County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 8 Apr 1920 - Eastland County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Pioneer Cemetery, Pioneer, Eastland, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Headstones
    Speckles, George Lafayette and Adeline Agnes
    Speckles, George Lafayette and Adeline Agnes

  • Notes 
    • George’s tombstone gives his year of birth as 1857. This is unlikely given the date of his parents’ marriage as well as his age on the 1860 census.

  • Sources 
    1. [S77] Headstone survey, conducted by Robert C. Barritt, 6 Aug 2006.

    2. [S9] Eighth Census of the United States, 1860, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Fayette County, Texas, p. 291.

    3. [S10] Ninth Census of the United States, 1870, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Lavaca County, Texas, p. 514(b), line 20.

    4. [S11] Tenth Census of the United States, 1880, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Lavaca County, Texas, ED 80, p. 12, line 43.

    5. [S12] Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Eastland County, Texas, ED 62, p. 8B, line 72.

    6. [S13] Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Eastland County, Texas, ED 50, p. 2B, line 80.

    7. [S14] Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Eastland County, Texas, ED 121, p. 16A, line 34.

    8. [S248] Marriage Records, Fayette County, Texas, Vol. B, p. 275.

    9. [S339] .