Robert Lee Ferguson (1893 - 1966) MP

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Birthplace: Mt Vernon, Franklin Co., TX
Death: Died in WIllis Point or Edgewood, Van Zandt Co., TX
Managed by: Marsha Gail (Kamish) Veazey
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About Robert Lee Ferguson

Died of acute myocardial failure & arteriosclerosis cardiovascular disease.

   Robert was said to of been born in Franklin Co., Texas but his death certificate (info given by RL Ferguson Jr) said he was born in Hopkins Co, Texas. Robert actually died in Wills Point, van Zandt Co., Texas. He was buried in Saltillo, Hopkins Co., Texas at the Stout Cemetary. Robert was a cotton mill worker, bootlegger, then a Honey Grove oil field worker. He later was a barber. Much information was obtained from Family Bibles. Robert Jr. says that his parents were married on the railroad tracks in Sulphur Springs, Texas. Robert Sr. was an active member of the First Baptist Church of Edgewood, Texas. Robert Sr. & Ora bought 2 1/2 acres in Hopkins Co. (Saltillo) from the Bennett Family in August 1942 (warranty deed #253).
When Robert's mother died on July 15, 1943, Robert & wife Ora were living at RFD No 2, Mineola, TX.
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Robert Ferguson's Timeline

1893
July 19, 1893
Mt Vernon, Franklin Co., TX
1917
March 25, 1917
Age 23
Crumby, Texas
December 20, 1917
Age 24
Saltillo, Hopkins, Texas, United States
1921
July 1, 1921
Age 27
Saltillo, Hopkins, Texas, United States
1922
November 25, 1922
Age 29
Saltillo, Hopkins Co, TX
1966
November 14, 1966
Age 73
WIllis Point or Edgewood, Van Zandt Co., TX