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Lavern Barton

Male 1923 - 1937  (13 years)


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  • Name Lavern Barton 
    Born 26 Aug 1923  Rusk Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 Mar 1937  New London, Rusk Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • One of two Barton children (unrelated families) who died in the London School explosion in which nearly 400 children and teachers perished. [2]
    Buried 20 Mar 1937  Crims Chapel Cemetery, Rusk Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I20280  Barton Database | Lineage Thomas Barton b. c1732, md Sarah Wilson - DNA Lineage I
    Last Modified 12 Oct 2010 

    Father Tildon Barton,   b. 5 Apr 1901, Crim's Chapel Community, Rusk Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1977, Crim's Chapel Community, Rusk Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Beatrice Mineola Dorsey,   b. 14 Apr 1904, Rusk Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Oct 1973, Rusk Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 25 Nov 1922  Crim's Chapel Community, Rusk Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F6664  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Aug 1923 - Rusk Co., Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Mar 1937 - New London, Rusk Co., Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 20 Mar 1937 - Crims Chapel Cemetery, Rusk Co., Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
    Terrible Gas Explosion - Bodies of 388 Children and Teachers Recovered
    Terrible Gas Explosion - Bodies of 388 Children and Teachers Recovered
    An account of one of the worst school disasters in American history.

  • Notes 
    • !RESEARCHER Lorrie Williams on 29 Mar 2003

  • Sources 
    1. [S3682] Texas Deaths 1890-1976.

    2. [S3812] GenDisasters www3.gendisasters.com.