Bruton, Edna Thomas (Neighbours), - F 1877/04/12

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History of: Bruton, Edna Thomas (Neighbours)
Family and Social Relationships of: Bruton, Edna Thomas (Neighbours)
Ancestor and descendent family tree of: Bruton, Edna Thomas (Neighbours)

Paternal Grandfather: Bruton, James P. - M 1808/10/05
Paternal Grandmother: Sandusky, Rosannah (Bruton) - F 1812/11/01
Father: Bruton, Albert Kelly - M 1845/10/16
Mother: Smith, Louvena (Bruton) - F 1845/02/14
Date of birth: 1877/04/12
Place of birth: Cumberland County Kentucky
Date of death: 1963/02/16
Cause of death:
Place of death: Olney, Young County Texas
Place interred:
Spouse: Neighbours, Daniel Eben Delinney Dixon - M 1868/08/18 - 1892/--/-- to ----/--/-- - married at Bells, Texas

Children: 1


Primary profession or occupation:

lived in Olney, Texas - moved there from Baylor county TX

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Edna Bruton Neighbours

Birth: 	Apr. 12, 1877
Cumberland County
Kentucky, USA
Death: 	Feb. 16, 1963
Young County
Texas, USA

daughter of Albert Kelly Bruton - Louvena Smith

Funeral services for Mr. Edna Neighbours were held at the First Methodist church of Olney with Rev. Dunson, pastor and Rev. Erwin Reed, pastor of First Baptist church officiating.

Mrs. Neighbours came to Texas at an early age with her parents.

Miss Edna Bruton was married on 14 April 1892 near Bells, Grayson County, Texas to D.E. Neighbours in her parent's home. He preceded her in death.

As a pioneer on the North Texas prairies, she heard the scream of the panther and the howl of the lobo wolf, and saw the cattle herds go north by her home in the Indian Territory between Madill and Tishomingo. She was the mothe rof nine children, seven were surviving at her death.

Mrs. Neighbours had lived at Olney since 1929 having moved here from Baylor County. She was a Methodist. She was the mother of nine children, seven of whom survived her.

Survivors: two sons - Willie B. Neighbours of Goree, Dr. Kenneth Neighbours of Olney, a member of the Midwestern University teaching staff; daughter daughters - Mrs. A.L. Ferrell of Fort Worth; Mrs. B.H. Norman of Olney; Mrs. Warren Peabody of Memphis; Mrs. O.O. Youngblood of Lewisville; 10 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; one brother; one sister.

She was preceded in death by two infant daughters.
Family links: 
  Albert Kelly Bruton (1845 - 1914)
  Lou V. Smith Bruton (1845 - 1936)
  Daniel Eben Delinney Dixon Neighbours (1868 - 1934)*
  Bur Nettie Lou Neighbours Ferrell (1893 - 1987)*
  Henrietta Neighbours Norman (1896 - 1996)*
  Kelly Nathaniel Neighbours (1900 - 1950)*
  Ida Fay Neighbours (1907 - 1907)*
  Ada May Neighbours (1907 - 1907)*
  Mildred Rene Neighbours Youngblood (1909 - 1988)*
  Willie B. Neighbours (1911 - 1982)*
  Kenneth F. Neighbours (1915 - 2002)*
  Millie Rosa Bruton Sewell (1866 - 1892)*
  Sam Edward Bruton (1867 - 1939)*
  Amanda Frances Bruton Garner (1870 - 1944)*
  Mary Ellen Bruton Bristow (1872 - 1958)*
  Jesse Marshall Bruton (1875 - 1954)*
  Edna Bruton Neighbours (1877 - 1963)
  Cora Inez Bruton Garner (1880 - 1951)*
  Agnes C. Bruton (1883 - 1963)*
  James Blaine Bruton (1885 - 1968)*
*Calculated relationship
Restland Cemetery
Young County
Texas, USA
Created by: Searchers of our Past
Record added: May 19, 2010 

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