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[Headstone of William M. Price]

Description: Photograph of the headstone marking the grave of William M. Price. The marker is a vertical slab made of gray-colored stone. Etched on the front beneath his name are the words: "Texas, PVT OMC, World War I, December 20, 1896, June 22, 1954." According to accompanying information, he was the son of Tony and Addie Price and the grandson of Sam and Mary Price.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Price Johnson Family Collection

[Headstone of Carter L. Price]

Description: Photograph of the headstone marking the grave of Carter L. Price. The marker is tall and made of gray-colored stone. Etched on the front below Carter L. Price's name are the following words: "Died June 18, 1914. Aged 61 years." The rest of the words are illegible. According to accompanying information, he was born in December 1863. He was also the son of Sam and Mary Price.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Price Johnson Family Collection

[Headstone of Addie Price]

Description: Photograph of the headstone marking the grave of Addie Price. The marker is a simple, rectangular vertical slab set into a two-tiered platform. Etched on front is Addie Price's name; beneath her name is her birth date, August 3, 1862, and her death date, August 13, 1910. The words "AT REST" are etched into the platform below the top stone. According to accompanying information, she was the wife of Tony Price, who was Sam and Mary Price's son.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Price Johnson Family Collection

[Headstone of Lela M. Price]

Description: Photograph of the headstone of Lela M. Price, born 1896 and deceased in 1910. Her grave marker is a small, rectangular block of stone, displaying only her name and the years she was born and deceased. Piles of dead leaves surround the marker.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Price Johnson Family Collection

[Headstone of Azilea and Ben Price]

Description: Photograph of the shared tombstone of Azilea D. Price and Ben F. Price. It features a floral border etched at the top. The family name has its own rectangular recessed area at the center of the tombstone; below the family name are the individuals' names, both of which are also confined in their own recessed rectangles. The name on the left, Azilea D., is accompanied her birth date, Feb. 15, 1888. The name on the right, Ben F., is followed by his birthdate, Jan. 15, 1883, and his death date, June 28, 1961. Below the pair of names is the quotation, "The Lord is my shepherd I shall not want."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Price Johnson Family Collection

[Headstone of Elizabeth Beard]

Description: Photograph of the headstone of Elizabeth Beard, born on April 4, 1913 and deceased on November 6, 2003. It features her name etched within the shape of a heart. Underneath her name are her birth dates and death dates; between the two dates is an image of Elizabeth in her womanhood. The words, "In loving memory" are directly below her picture. Floral bouquets that have been placed in front of her headstone are partially visible. According to accompanying information, she is the granddaughter of H.L. Price.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Price Johnson Family Collection

[Headstone of Henry L. Price, Jr.]

Description: Photograph of the headstone marking Henry L. Price, Jr.'s grave in Price Cemetery in Palestine, Texas. The marker is made of stone and features only his name, his year of birth, which is 1895, and year of death, which is 1910. Piles of dead leaves surround the headstone. According to accompanying information, Henry L. Price, Jr. was the son of H.L. and Rosa Price.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Price Johnson Family Collection

[Headstone of Nellie Bell Cummings]

Description: Photograph of the headstone of Nellie Bell Cummings, born on December 24, 1896 and deceased on May 1, 1982. The image of a lamb with a decorative border is etched at the top of the headstone.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Price Johnson Family Collection

[Portrait of the Rasmussen and Harton Family]

Description: Black and white photograph of a family whose last names vary. The family is comprised of five boys and one girl and two adults; in the portrait, two rows of the children are surrounding the adults, who are seated in the center of the first row. Accompanying information lists the names of the individuals in the portrait. On the bottom row, going from left to right, are: Laurits Erik Harton, Niels Rasmussen, Dorthea Johanna Andreasdatter, and Johanna Rasmussen. On the top row, going from left to right, are: Christian Harton, Carl Johannes Harton, Peter Frederick Andreas Harton, and Hans Wilhelm Harton.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Genealogical notes]

Description: Notes regarding Baylor and Armistead family genealogy
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Fred Tarpley]

Description: Photograph of Fred Tarpley at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, Tarpley sits on the right as he assists a male festival patron in finding the origins of family names. He wears a white t-shirt, glasses, and white baseball cap. Stacks of books are arranged on the table in front of him. In his left hand he holds a slip of paper.
Date: [1993-08-05..1993-08-08]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

Seidenstickers in Texas Since 1855

Description: Book containing a detailed family history for the Seidensticker family, who immigrated to Comfort, Texas from Germany in 1855. This book was compiled for the 2007 Seidensticker family reunion.
Date: 2007
Creator: Stewart, Anne
Item Type: Book
Partner: Anne and Mike Stewart Collection

Wood County, 1850-1900

Description: This text gives an overview of Wood County, Texas from roughly 1850 to 1900. It includes historical sketches of various aspects of life in the county as well as anecdotes. Genealogical information and documentation are also included for pioneer families in the area.
Date: 1976
Creator: Wood County Historical Society
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries

The Drake Family

Description: Research paper written for a history class at Marfa High School about the Drake family, who first came to Texas in the 1850s. John Drake, the author's grandfather, was a poor ranch man, and the author's father, Dawson Cole Drake, was stationed in England during his military service.
Date: 1970
Item Type: Text
Partner: Marfa Public Library

Archivos de Laredo: Documentos Para La GenealogÍa

Description: Chronological index of materials in the Laredo Archives, held by St. Mary's University in San Antonio, Texas, containing information relevant to genealogical researchers.
Date: 2010~
Creator: Wood, Robert D.
Item Type: Book
Partner: St. Mary's University Louis J. Blume Library

[List of birth months]

Description: List of birth dates of Wallace family members from 1752 to 1798. Last name is partly missing as is the rest of the page.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Births of the Bratney Family]

Description: Paper listing "Births of the Bratney Family" from 1784 to 1819. Text: James Bratney Son Feb. 6th 1784 Elizabeth Bratney Nov. 26th 1784, Married Dec. 17th 1805 Anna Bratney June 28th 1807 Erlem Bratney Oct. 15, 1815 Matilda Bratney March 9th 1815 James Bratney Dec. 13th 1819
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Family tree of my father's and Aunt Matilda's family]

Description: List of Wallace family members and associated dates. Paper is in poor condition and difficult to read. Of eleven children in the family, only 5 are surviving at time paper was written.
Date: 1876
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Item Type: Text
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections