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David Edgar HerringAge: 46 years18851931

Name
David Edgar Herring
Given names
David Edgar
Surname
Herring
Birth November 19, 1885 33 25
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 12 years)
Note: The Spanish-American War was a conflict in 1898 between Spain and the United States, the result of American intervention in the Cuban War of Independence - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish%E2%80%93American_War
MarriageZora McMillanView this family
February 11, 1906 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Ruby Helen Herring
July 3, 1907 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a son
#2Roy Phillip Herring
December 2, 1909 (Age 24 years)
Census May 2, 1910 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3Mildred Herring
February 14, 1912 (Age 26 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 30 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Birth of a daughter
#4Sibyl Larue Herring
December 31, 1916 (Age 31 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 31 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 32 years)

Note: Spanish Influenza killed over 500,000 people in the United States, and somewhere between 20 and 40 million in what has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in history - http://virus.stanford.edu/uda/
Birth of a daughter
#5Dorothy Nell Herring
January 22, 1919 (Age 33 years)
Census January 9, 1920 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6Harriet Lucille Herring
February 2, 1923 (Age 37 years)
Death of a fatherDavid Theopholus Herring
March 10, 1925 (Age 39 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 43 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Depression
Census April 7, 1930 (Age 44 years)
Death November 23, 1931 (Age 46 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Nocona Cemetery
Last change November 10, 201714:24:01

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
David Theopholus Herring
Birth: December 14, 1851Monticello, Drew, Arkansas, United States
Death: March 10, 1925Nocona, Montague, Texas, United States
mother
Emily Jane Rollins
Birth: March 16, 1860Tishomingo, Mississippi, United States
Death: April 16, 1957Nocona, Montague, Texas, United States
Marriage:
himself
Family with Zora McMillan - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: February 11, 1906Montague, Texas, United States
17 months
daughter
Ruby Helen Herring
Birth: July 3, 1907 21 23Nocona, Montague, Texas, United States
Death: December 25, 1965Los Angeles, California, United States
2 years
son
Roy Phillip Herring
Birth: December 2, 1909 24 25Nocona, Montague, Texas, United States
Death: May 14, 1968Los Angeles, California, United States
2 years
daughter
Mildred Herring
Birth: February 14, 1912 26 27Nocona, Montague, Texas, United States
Death: November 14, 1958Wichita Falls, Wichita, Texas, United States
5 years
daughter
Sibyl Larue Herring
Birth: December 31, 1916 31 32Nocona, Montague, Texas, United States
Death: April 29, 2003Midwest City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States
2 years
daughter
4 years
daughter
Harriet Lucille Herring
Birth: February 2, 1923 37 38Nocona, Montague, Texas, United States
Death: November 7, 2002Houston, Harris, Texas, United States

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Census1910 United States - Census transcript - David Edgar Herring - Household

Grayson Street Nocona, Montague, Texas

NameRelationSexRaceAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmNatLangOccupationIndEmpUnempUnempRWSchHomeMortFarmCWBlindDeaf
Herring, EdgarheadMW25M4TXAKAKLaborerOdd jobs
Herring, ZorawifeFW25M422TNTNTN
Herring, RubydaughterFW2STXTXTN
Herring, RoydaughterFW5mSTXTXTN

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - David Edgar Herring - Household

Cook Street Nocona, Montague, Texas

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Herring, David EheadMW35MTXTXUSCotton Buyer
Herring, ZorawifeFW35MTNTNTN
Herring, RubydaughterFW12STXTXTN
Herring, RoydaughterFW10STXTXTN
Herring, MildreddaughterFW6STXTXTN
Herring, SybledaughterFW3STXTXTN
Herring, DorthadaughterFW1STXTXTN

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - David Edgar Herring - Household

1512 Filmore Wichita Falls, Wichita, Texas

NameRelationHomeV/RRadioFarmSexRaceAgeCondAMSchoolR/WBPFBPMBPLangImmNatEngOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkUnempVetWar
Herring, David EheadMW44M21TXARMSSalesmanDepartment Stote
Herring, ZorawifeFW45M22TNTNTN
Herring, MildreddaughterFW17STXTXTN
Herring, SybledaughterFW13STXTXTN
Herring, Dorothy NdaughterFW11STXTXTN
Herring, HarrietdaughterFW7STXTXTN