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Family Group Record: John Wesley Biffle and Rennie Louisa (Larena) Buchan

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Information supplied by: Janet M. Roseen

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   John Wesley Biffle 
   Born: February 19, 1859 Place: Springfield, McDonald County, Missouri
   Married: February 8, 1880 Place: Commanche County, Texas
   Died: June 26, 1938 Place: Magnum, Greer County, Oklahoma
   Parents: Henderson Porter Biffle and Mary Winnie Brewer

   Rennie Louisa (Larena) Buchan  
   Born: March 3, 1862 Place: Jefferson County, Texas
   Died: February 2, 1938 Place: Willow, Geer County, Oklahoma


1 Cynthia Ellen Biffle
Sex Born: April 12, 1881 Place: Texas
F Married: May 5, 1907, Julius Benjamin Williams Place:
   Died: March 23, 1916 Place:

2 John M. Biffle
Sex Born: July 11, 1883 Place: Texas
M Married: Place:
   Died: October 4, 1884 Place:

3 Maude Ethel Biffle
Sex Born: August 9, 1885 Place: Texas
F Married: December 24, 1906, Andrew Bailey Price Place:
   Died: July 23, 1949 Place:

4 William James Biffle
Sex Born: July 1887 Place: Comanche County, Texas
M Married: June 3, 1916, Dovie Wooton (1900-1966) Place: Beckham County, Oklahoma (Book3, p. 600)
   Died: November 23,1918 Place: He died during the flu pandemic

5 Francis Lee Biffle
Sex Born: October 6, 1892 Place: Texas
F Married: September 1909, John Virgil Sudduth Place: Greer County, Oklahoma
   Died: December 19, 1916 Place:

6 Carrie Louisa Biffle (LoCarrie)
Sex Born: October 25, 1894 Place: Throckmorton, Throckmorton County, Texas
F Married: March 21, 1915; George Joseph Eller Place: Willow Creek, Oklahoma
   Died: January 21, 1984 Place: Whitharral, Texas; Hockley County, Texas

7 Olive Etta Biffle
Sex Born: October 20, 1897 Place: Seymour, Baylor County, Texas
F Married: November 29, 1914, Jewel Ernest Eller Place: Greer County, Oklahoma; license issued Nov. 14, 1914 (Book 7, p. 154)
   Died: January 21, 1984 Place:

8 Winnie Marguerette Biffle
Sex Born: May 7, 1901 Place: Texas
F Married: February 27, 1919, Joe Henry Colman Heatley Place: Greer County, Oklahoma
   Died: January 30,1987 Place:

9 Mary Ann Biffle
Sex Born: ca. 1906 Place: Oklahoma
F Married: December 19, 1923 (license date); Albert T. Stephenson Place: Greer County, Oklahoma (Book 9, pg. 468)
   Died: ca. 1932 Place:

  • 1880 U.S. Census, Comanche, Texas, Film T9-1297, pg. 155C
  • 1900 U.S. Census, Baylor County, Texas, T623-1609, p. 292
  • 1910 U.S. Census, Greer County, Oklahoma, T624-1253, p. 175-176
  • 1920 U.S. Census, Greer County, Oklahoma, T625-1465, E.D. 83, pg. 4b; lists: John W. Biffle (1859); Renny Biffle (1862); Mary Biffle (1906); Dovie Biffle (1900); Mable Suddath (grandaughter), age 4, (Frances Lee Biffle Suddath is her mother); and a graddaughter Renny Biffle (daughter of William James, deceased, and Dovie Biffle)
  • 1930 U.S. Census, Greer County, Oklahoma, T626-1905, p. 1A, E.D. 19; listed with wife and gr-daughter Mable Suddith.

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