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I am a 4th Generation Texan.  I LOVE TEXAS!  My ancestors came from many southern states (a few came from the north but I forgive them, *smile*) and from England, France, Germany, Ireland and Scotland.  I also have Cherokee and Creek ancestory.

Some of the surnames in my lines and related lines are:
Adams, Barr, Bell, Blakely, Briant, Butcher, Cain, Collinsworth/ Collingsworth, Coons, Craig, Cross, Dover, duSachoy, Duty, Evelman, Gardener, George, Hankins, Hardewyn, Hardin, Henry, Hogue, Holtzclaw, Ireland, Jolly, Jones, Joplin, Kilgore, Langston, Lawson, Lyon/s, Marr, Noeller, Orendorff, Pate, Peebles, Perrin,

My earliest, provable Texas ancestors arrived ca.1855.  My father's ancestors settled in what is now  Hardin,  Jefferson, Nacogdoches, Polk and Tyler Counties. I find my mother's ancestors are located in Bastrop, Collin, Hardeman, Somervell, Tarrant and Williamson Counties.

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My Father, Clarence Lacy Wilkinson
12/30/1927 to 1/5/1967

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6/4/1955 to 1/9/1973

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My Grandmother, Bessie Agnes Rhodes Wilkinson 
6/28/1904 to 3/12/1998

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