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Doctor William T BOOTH

Doctor William T BOOTH[1, 2]

Male 1850 - Yes, date unknown

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  • Name William T BOOTH 
    Prefix Doctor 
    Born 3 Jan 1850  BEDFORD CO, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • According to "Biographical Souvenirs of Texas,"."William T. Booth, M.D., ...is a son of John S. and Martha (Nowlin) Booth, and was born in Bedford County, Tennessee, January 3, 1850....His father being a native of VA and his mother a native of TN. He is the seventh of ten children, and was reared mainly in Texas having come to this state at the age of seven. He was educated in the schools of Paris, Lamar county, finishing the literary course at the Un of KY, at Lexington. He read medicine with Dr. T.D. Wooten, then of Paris, attended lectures at the Medical University of Lexington.., graduating in March, 1875, and inApril following, located to thepractice of medicine in Honey Grove, Fannin County,..where he has since resided, and has been engaged exclusively in the practice of his profession. He is..one of the most successful and highly respected men of the area. ...He married in October 1876, Cornelia, the daughter of Leonard Harrall, a descendant of an old Texas family, which numbers among its members some of the best citizens of Lamar and adjoining counties." Note at bottom of page says mother's maiden name is Nowell.

      His brothers, Dr. Tom and Dr. Will practiced medicine in Sherman and Denison, TX;
      Dr. J.B. (T0be) died in Waco, TX;.Gabriel and Bud lived in Tarrant County, west of Ft. Worth.

      Book has been transcribed and copied on Fannin Co., TX Rootsweb site.
    Gender Male 
    Birth 3 Jan 1850  BEDFORD CO, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Education 1875  Univ of Louisville, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    graduated 
    Residence Honeygrove, TX 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I901  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 1 Aug 2010 

    Father John Samuel BOOTH,   b. 26 Sep 1809, SO CAROL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1874, FANNIN CO, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Martha KNOWLIN,   b. 1817, Shelbyville, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1895, Ardmore, OK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married No Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • ltr 2 Jan 1983: John S. Booth, Jr.; in cemetery records, wife's name listed as Nowell not Nowlin or Knowlin.
    Family ID F911  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Cornelia HARRELL,   b. 1855,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Oct 1876  FANNIN CO, TX Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Harrell BOOTH,   b. 1878, FANNIN CO, TX Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Willis BOOTH,   b. 1879, FANNIN CO, TX Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 13 Mar 2016 
    Family ID F938  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • RECORDS IN HIST OR NO. & WSTRN TX, LISTS HIM AS A
      PHYSICIAN; resided in Sherman/and or Denison, TX

  • Sources 
    1. [S198] Imported GEDCOM file.

    2. [S193] Imported GEDCOM file.

    3. [S242] SOURCE #49.