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Family Group Record: Fred Biffle and Myrtle M. Dickerson

Information supplied by: Janet M. Roseen

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   Fred Biffle (could he be Lafayette?)
   Born: March 4, 1874 Place: Texas
   Married: February 1902 Place: Silverton, Briscoe County, Texas
   Died: July 16, 1918 Place: Briscoe County, Texas; he, his wife, and son Fred are buried in Silverton Cemetery, Briscoe County, Texas
   Parents: Wilson McColister Biffle and Susan LaFon (married name Matthews)

   Myrtle M. Dickerson
   Born: May 22, 1880 Place: Hickory County, Missouri
   Died: December 6, 1971 Place: Texas
   Parents: Both parents were born in Missouri
  After the death of Fred Biffle, between 1920 and 1930, she married John G. Fort; she and son Fred and daughter Geradline are found in his household in 1930, Briscoe County, Texas


1 Cora Belle Biffle (may be Carrie B. or Carabel)
Sex Born: ca. 1905 Place: Texas
F Married: William Howard Le Mond Place:
   Died: Place:

2 Minnie O. Biffle (or Mineola)
Sex Born: August 14, 1906 Place: Texas
F Married: Archie R. Castleberry Place:
   Died: February 24, 1959 Place: She is buried in Silverton Cemetery, Briscoe County, Texas

3 Fred B. Biffle
Sex Born: January 9, 1913 Place: Texas
M Married: Place:
   Died: July 19, 1941 Place: He is buried in Silverton Cemetery, Briscoe County, Texas

4 Geraldine Biffle
Sex Born: ca. 1915 Place: Texas
F Married: Place:
   Died: Place:

  • Fred not found in 1900
  • 1910 U.S. Census, Briscoe County, Texas, T624-1530, p. 289
  • 1920 U.S. Census, Silvertown, Briscoe County, Texas, T625-1776, p. 3a; Fred is dead, Myrtle is head of household.
  • 1930 U.S. Census, Precinct 1, Briscoe, Texas, T626-2300, p. 11B; E.D. 2; Myrtle M. and her two youngest children are in the household of John G. Fort, Myrtle's 2nd husband;
    Carabel is found in Hale Co., Texas, with husband Howard LeMond and daughter Constance, T626-2339, p. 9A, E.D. 10
  • Fred was a dry good merchant in Briscoe County

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