Person:Samuel Bankston (1)

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Sam Bankston
m. 29 Aug 1852
  1. Katherine Bankston1852 - 1937
  2. Sam Bankston1854 - 1942
  3. James M. Bankston1856 - 1941
  4. Wade Bankstonabt 1859 -
m. 17 June 1877
  1. Maggie Bankston1880 - 1976
  2. Jennie E. Bankston1883 - 1959
  3. Minnie May Bankston1885 - 1969
  4. L.O. Bankston1887 - 1890
  5. Sam Bankston1890 - 1975
  6. Jesse Bankston1892 - 1898
  7. Luther Bankston1895 - 1946
  8. Bessie Bankston1897 - 1898
  9. Loma Bankston1899 - 1980
  10. Jewell Bankston1902 - 1990
Facts and Events
Name Sam Bankston
Baptismal Name Samuel Houston Bankston
Alt Name Sam Houston Bankston
Gender Male
Birth? 7 March 1854 Red River County, Texas
Marriage 17 June 1877 Grimes County, TexasGrimes County, Texas Record of Marriages
to Alice Kinsel
Death[1] 3 January 1942 Merkel, Taylor County, Texas, United States
Burial[1] 4 January 1942 Stith Cemetery, Stith, Jones County, Texas

Samuel Houston Bankston is the son of Micajah W. & Sarah Jackson Bankston and grandson of James & Levisa McDonald Bankston of Red River County, Texas. Samuel Houston Bankston was born March 7, 1854 (1855 on grave marker) according to his obituary in Red River County, Texas or 7 April 1854 according to his Certificate of Death and died 3 January 1942. Samuel Houston Bankston's marriage to Alice Kinsel was 17 June (June 20, 1877 according to obituary) 1877, according to the Marriage Register of Grimes County, Texas.

Google Earth coordinates of the grave site - latitude 32°32'53.50"N longitude 99°56'19.30"W adjacent to Farm-to-Market road 605 – north side of road - approximately 6.2 miles NNW of Merkel, Taylor County, Texas - the town of Merkel is on interstate 20 - directly west of the city of Abilene, Texas.

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References
  1. 1.0 1.1 The Abilene Reporter News, in Obituary, 4 January 1942.