Isaac Jefferson BRISCOE Sarah Hester BRISCOE Lena B GILLIS Hattie Rogenia PRICE Mini tree diagram

Henry BRISCOE1,2,7,6,3,4,5

14th Feb 18851,2,3,4,5 - 22nd Jun 19541,6

Life History

14th Feb 1885

Born in Texas.1,2,3,4,5

4th Sep 1904

Married Lena B GILLIS in Parker County, Texas.8

22nd Jun 1954

Died in Parker County, Texas.1,6

after 22nd Jun 1954

Buried in Spring Creek Cemetery, Weatherford, Parker, Texas.1

Notes

  • 1900 Federal Census, Parker County, Texas, 4 June, Voting Precinct 4Outside Weatherford, District 65, Page 2B, House #26, Family #27
    Briscoe, Isaac J Head W M Jun 1832 67  Married 19 years  [m abt 1881]MO TN TN Farmer  Owns Farm
    Briscoe, Hattie R  Wife W F Aug 1843 56  Married 19 years  6children/6 living MS TN TN
    Briscoe, Henry  Son W F Feby 1885  15 Single TX MO MS Farm Laborer

    By 1910, Henry has been married 5 years and he and his wife are livingin the household of his parents Isaac and Hettie.

    1910 Federal Census, Parker County, Texas, 4 May, Justice Precinct 1,District 65, page 11A, Weatherford Thorpe Springs and Granbury Rd, Hse#180, Fam #181
    Briscoe, Isaac J  Head M W 77 Marriage 2 Married 28 years MO TN TNNone, Own Income Owns [b abt 1833]
    Briscoe, Hettie Wife F W 67 Marriage 2 Married 28 years 7 children/6living MS TN TN [b abt 1843]
    --  Hse #180, Fam #181 --
    Briscoe, Henry  Head M W 25 Marriage 1 Married 5 years TX MO MS FarmerRents [b abt 1885]
    Briscoe, Lena Wife F W 23 Marriage 1 Married 5 years 0 children TX CAAL Farm Laborer [b abt 1887]

    Henry's WWI Registration apparently indicates he had no middle name.

    World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
    Henry Briscoe
    Residence Rt 2 Weatherford, Parker, Texas
    Birth 14 Feb 1885, Medium Height, Stout Build
    Brown Eyes, Dark Hair
    Occupation Farming
    Wife Lena Briscoe, Weatherford, Parker, Texas
    Registered 12 September 1917, Weatherford

    I have not found Henry and Lena in the 1920 census.

    1930 Federal Census, Parker County, Texas, 5 April, District 18, page1A, Harmony Rd, Hse/Fam #7
    Briscoe, Henry Head Owns No Radio M W 45 Married at 19 TX MS MS Farmer
    Briscoe, Lena Wife F W 45 Married at 19 Tex Washington Alabama

    The death certificate of the person who appears to be our HenryBriscoe reports he died 22 Jun 1954 in Parker County.  S H Nortonreports he died in 1935, but gives no source documentation, and doesnot report a place of death.  I have found no other Henry Briscoeliving in Parker County.

    Texas Death Index, 1903-2000
    Certificate #35725
    Henry Briscoe
    Death 22 Jun 1954 Parker County

    A co-researcher Wanda Cox found Henry and Lena's burial informationand sent me a transcription.  "In Spring Creek Cemetery there are twoBriscoes."
    BRISCOE, HENRY 2/14 1885 6/23 1954 }DS  LENA, S/ISAAC J.& HETTIE
    BRISCOE, LENA    GILLIS  12/4 1884 5/24 1968 }DS HENRY"
    --  Wanda Cox, email to Orville Boyd Jenkins, 18 September 2009

Sources

  • 1. Wanda Tate Cox, email to Orville Boyd Jenkins, 18 September 2009
  • 2. 1910 Federal Census, Parker County, Texas
    • 4 May, Justice Precinct 1, District 65, page 11A, Weatherford Thorpe
  • 3. 1900 Federal Census, Parker County, Texas
    • 4 June, Voting Precinct 4 Outside Weatherford, District 65, Page 2B,
  • 4. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
  • 5. 1930 Federal Census, Parker County, Texas
    • 5 April, District 18, page 1A, Harmony Rd, Hse/Fam #7
  • 6. Texas Death Index, 1903-2000
    • Certificate #35725
  • 7. S H Norton, Notes on Obituary of I J Briscoe
    • Name: Location:http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/12946943/person/-42662784/media/1?pg=32768;;
  • 8. Ancestry Trees
    • Briscoe/Sloan,

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