James Anderson Osborne
of Navarro County, Texas


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James Anderson Osborne
Aug 21, 1891 - Sep 15, 1919

Minnie Lee (Watts) Osborne
Dec 29, 1891 - May 28, 1967
 
James Anderson Osborne, born Aug 21, 1891 to William Franklin Osborne and Ida Talula Talley, married Minnie Lee Watts.  Minnie was born Dec 29, 1891 and Died May 28, 1967 in Harris County, Texas.  James died while attended Jacksonville College on Sep 15, 1919.  The are buried at the Prairie Grove Cemetery at Emmett, Navarro County, Texas.
 

Couple Married Nearly Seventy-One Years are Living In Navarro Co.

Rev. and Mrs. J. A. Osborne of the Emmett community are believed to hold the record in Navarro county in the number of years married. On the eleventh of April this aged couple will celebrate their seventy-first marriage anniversary. Rev. Osborne is ninety-two yeas of age and his good wife is 89. They are the parents of six children, all of whom are still living, the oldest being nearly seventy years of age and the youngest fifty six.

They have forty-six grandchildren, ninety-seven great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren.

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OBITUARY

J. A. Osborne Dead
J. A. Osborne, who died in Jacksonville Tuesday of last week, was buried at Emmett last Wednesday, the body having arrived here Tuesday night and carried to the home of his father at Emmett.
Mr. Osborne was attending Jacksonville College, preparing for the ministry, when he was taken sick and died after a short illness. He is a son of Mr. and Mrs. W. F. Osborne of Emmett, and is also survived by his wife and four children. Burial took place Wednesday at 11 o'clock, the service being conducted by Rev. Newburn, who accompanied the body here.

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DESCENDANTS OF JAMES ANDERSON OSBORNE

1 James Anderson Osborne b: Aug 21, 1891 in TX d: Sep 15, 1919 in Jacksonville (attending Jacksonville College) Burial: Sep 17, 1919 Prairie Grove Cemetery, Emmett, Navarro Co., TX
.. +Minnie Lee Watts b: Dec 29, 1891 d: May 28, 1967 in Harris Co., TX Burial: Prairie Grove Cemetery, Emmett, Navarro Co., TX
......... 2 Choice Alton Osborne b: Sep 23, 1912 in Emmett, Navarro Co., TX d: Sep 30, 2001 in Navarro Regional Hospital, Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX Burial: Dawson Cemetery, Dawson, Navarro Co., TX
............. +Nona Fae UNKNOWN,  b: Dec 1914 d: in Living 9/30/2001 in Corsicana
......... 2 Lois Geraldine Osborne b: Mar 12, 1914 in Emmett, Navarro Co., TX d: Apr 26, 1996 in Columbia Regional Hospital, Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX Burial: Apr 28, 1996 Frost Cemetery, Frost, Navarro Co., TX
............. +James Caleb Green b: Jun 27, 1913 in Frost, Navarro Co., TX d: Mar 24, 1995 in Navarro Regional Hospital, Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX Burial: Mar 26, 1995 Frost Cemetery, Frost, Navarro Co., TX m: Nov 1, 1933 in Navarro Co., TX
......... 2 Margarett Ernestine Osborne b: Mar 15, 1915 d: in Living in Coldspring in 10/2001
............. +William Harrell
......... *2nd Husband of Margarett Ernestine Osborne:
............. +??
......... 2 Wannell Osborne b: Abt. 1918

 
 
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  • Family outline submitted by Ed Williams (updates/corrections welcome !)

 


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