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George Thomas Awalt

Birthdate: (40)
Birthplace: Eastland County, Texas, United States
Death: April 16, 1924 (40)
Malaga, Eddy, New Mexico, United States (Pulminary Tuberculosis)
Place of Burial: Carlsbad, Eddy, New Mexico, Find A Grave Memorial# 47439600
Immediate Family:

Son of James Griffin Awalt and Mary Lou Awalt
Husband of Willie Bell Fleming Awalt Popplin
Father of Robert Harvey "Harv" Awalt; Gladys May Burkholder; Elton Russell Awalt; Sidney Owen Awalt; George "G. T." Thomas Awalt and 1 other
Brother of Ophilia Myrtle Armstrong; Althea "Altha or Alta" Havens; Minerva Gertrude Harbin; William Miles Awalt; Johnnie Lea Mathews and 1 other

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About George Thomas Awalt

George Thomas Awalt was born 21 July 1883 in Eastland County, Texas. He was the son of James Griffin Awalt (1860-1909) and Mary Lou Jinnings (1866-1903) who are buried at the Methodist Central Cemetery, Eastland Co., Texas.

George married Willie Belle Clayton, d/o George Clayton and Sarah Sallie Mobley. George Thomas and Willie Belle Awalt were farmers in Eastland County, Texas.

They had the following children:

1. Robert Harvey "Harve" Awalt 1904-1989 m Ellie Claire Skinner.

2. Gladys Awalt 1907-1997 m John Burkholder.

3. Elton Russell Awalt 1909-2002

4. Sidney Awalt 1914-1956

5. George Thomas "GT" Awalt 1918-1998

6. Jack Awalt 1921-1937

Notes: Leaving his family behind in Texas, George T. Awalt went to Malaga, Eddy, N. M. for work where he died of T. B. The death certificate says he is buried in this cemetery, but no grave has been found.

Notes: Sidney, G.T. and Jack went to the Good Fellows children's home in Corsicana, Nevarro, Texas after their father died and mother could not care for them any longer. Their mother later married Mr. Poplin and had J.R.

Siblings of George Thomas Awalt:

1. William Miles Awalt (1896-1980) m Vera Butler. He is buried in the Eastland City Cem., Eastland Co., TX.

2. Althea Awalt(b.Mar 1888) m Andrew Hazens

3. Minerva Awalt(b.May 1892) m Jesse Harbin

4. Johnnie Awalt(b.Nov 1899) m Ben Matthews.

5. Barbara "Bobbie" Awalt(b. 1902)m Herman Wood.

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George Thomas Awalt's Timeline

July 21, 1883
Eastland County, Texas, United States
June 22, 1904
Age 20
Ranger or Vernon, Eastland or Wilbarger, Texas, United States
December 27, 1907
Age 24
Comanche, Comanche, Texas or Vernon, WIlbarger, TX, United States
June 6, 1909
Age 25
Vernon, Wilbarger, Texas, United States
October 2, 1914
Age 31
Eastland County, Texas, United States
October 3, 1918
Age 35
Texas, United States
December 24, 1921
Age 38
Foard County, Texas, United States
April 16, 1924
Age 40
Malaga, Eddy, New Mexico, United States
April 18, 1924
Age 40
Carlsbad, Eddy, New Mexico, Find A Grave Memorial# 47439600