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2333. Elijah Douglas HADEN1185 was born on 19 October 1868 in Cumberland County, Kentucky.1091 He died on 25 November 1932 at the age of 64 in Bonham, Fannin County, Texas.1092

Elijah was a 3rd cousin once removed to my husband's great-grandfather, Joseph Benjamin Haden. Rather strange that both lines ended up in Fannin Co TX.

1910 Census. Ballinger, Runnels Co, TX, Hh 58, 613 Strong Ave.
Elija Haden, age 41, married once for 20 years, b. KY, parents b. KY, day loborer at the Public Works
Vie, wife, 41, no children, b. KY, parents b. KY

1920 Census. Bonham, Ward 3, Fannin Co TX. Hh 300
E. D. Haden, 51, b. KY, Caretaker, Cemetery
Vie, wife, 50, b. KY
Adeline, dau, age 5, b. TX

1930 Census. Bonham City, Hh 98
Elijah Haden, age 61, married the 1st time at age 21, b. Kentucky
Maud, age 43, married at 28
Adeline, daughter 15. Mary F., daughter 6. Mildred, dau, age 3 yrs 8 months. Elijah Jr., son, age 9 months.

Elijah's death certificate states that he was the Sexton at Willow Wild Cemetery. His father was Jim Haden, born KY; mother Mary Morrison, b. KY. Wife, Mrs. E. D. Haden, was the informant.

Bonham Daily Favorite, 26 Nov 1932
E. D. Haden was called by Death. End was Sudden.
Superintendent of Willow Wild Cemetery for Years Died Friday Night.
E. D. Haden, superintendent of Willow Wild cemetery for a number of years, died last night at his home on West Seventh street. He was 64 years old at the time of his demise.
For a number of years Mr. Haden had been in poor health and for a time was bedridden. Friday night he ate supper and then went into another room, remarking at the time to his wife that he felt better than he had in sometime. He sat down in a chair and was dead in a few moments.
E. D. Haden had lived in Fannin county for a number of years. He had farmed and perhaps done other work. Then he took the job of superintendent of grands and buildings at the court house.
...
E. D. Haden was born in Kentucky. He came to Texas when a boy and had made this state his home ever since. He is survived by two sisters, Mrs. G. T. Carpenter of near Dodd City, and Mrs. Mattie Campbell of Goliad, Texas. There is one brother, Bob Haden, of Temple, Texas. Of his immediate family Mr. Haden is survived by his wife and two daughters, Mary Frances and Mildred Haden, and one son, Buddie Haden. There is one adopted daughter, Miss Adeline Haden...
The funeral for Mr. Haden will be held at the residence at 3 o'clock Sunday afternoon. Burial at Willow Wild Cemetery.

Elijah Douglas HADEN and Vianna "Vie" KEETON were married on 2 March 1890 in Fannin County, Texas.770,964 Vianna "Vie" KEETON, daughter of William Russell KEETON and Annie [KEETON], was born in 1869 in Kentucky.1092 She died on 7 November 1921 at the age of 52 in Fannin County, Texas.1092

I believe Vie Keeton was a daughter of William Russell Keeton, born in Cumberland Co KY.

1850 Census. Adair Co KY
John Keaton, 38, b. KY
R. Keaton [believed to be Rebecca Cole], age 38, b. NC
Thomas, 13
E. 12 [female]
Russa, 10
Robert 8
John 6

1860 Census, Adair Co KY
John Keaton, 45, b. Cumberland Co KY
Rebecca, 47, b. VA
John T., 22 b. Cumberland
William R. 19, b. Cumberland
James R. 16, b. Cumberland
Mary A. 14, b. Cumberland
George R, 12, b. Cumberland
Nancy E. A., 10, b. Adair
Susan E., 7 b. Adair

1880 Census, Harmony, Adair Co KY
Russell Keeton, 38, b. KY, parents b. KY
Annie, wife, 26
Vianna, dau, age 11, b. KY [I believe this is Vie]
Oatha, son, age 6
Charles, son, age 3
Sarah A. dau, age 1

1900 Census:
Justice Precinct 7, Hh 169
Household of A. W. Wright & wife Lizzie & two kids
W. R. Keeton, boarder, b. Mar 1841, age 59, widow, b. KY
Sarah Keeton, boarder, unknown birth date, age 22, b. KY, parents b. KY
Willie Keeton, Boarder, b. Sept 1888, age 11, b. TX, parents b. KY

Elijah Douglas HADEN and Vianna "Vie" KEETON had the following children:

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Adeline HADEN was born circa 1915 in Texas.1091

Elijah Douglas HADEN and Lillie Maud CASH were married circa 1922.1091 Lillie Maud CASH was born on 11 July 1886 in Fannin County, Texas.1091 She died on 16 January 1965 at the age of 78.1092

Elijah Douglas HADEN and Lillie Maud CASH had the following children:

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Mary Francis HADEN was born on 25 July 1923 in Fannin County, Texas.1091

Her birth date is also in the Texas Birth Index online at Ancestry.com
Parents: Ed D. Haden and Lillie Maude Cash

Birth Certificate #9140
States that father E. D. Haden was born Cumberland Co, KY, and was a landscape gardener. Lilly Maude Cash, her mother, was born in Fannin Co. Mary Francis was born at 6:30 PM.

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Mildred Louise HADEN was born on 10 August 1926 in Bonham, Fannin County, Texas.1091 She died on 27 April 1933 at the age of 6 in Fannin County, Texas.1092

Mildred's birth certificate states her father Ed D. Haden, was born Adair Co, KY. He was age 57, a landscape gardener. Her mother was Lillie Maude Cash, age 40, b. Ector, TX. Mildred was the second child and was born at 5:30 AM.

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Elijah Douglas "Bud" HADEN Jr. was born on 27 June 1929 in Bonham, Fannin County, Texas.1091 He died on 12 October 2002 at the age of 73 in Sherman, Grayson County, Texas.

His birth date is also in the Texas Birth Index online at Ancestry.com
Parents: Ed D. Haden and Lillie Maude Cash. The birth certificate states that his father was age 61, born in Kentucky, working as a caretaker. His mother was now age 43. Elijah was the 3rd child, born at 5 AM.

Birth of child Linda Jean is in the Texas Birth Index at Ancestry.com
Linda Jean Haden, b. 6 Jun 1948, Fannin Co. Father: Elijah Douglas Haden. Mother: Tommie Jean Summerlin.

Elijah's Obituary.
Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home, Bonham, Texas
HADEN, E. D. "Bud". Graveside services for Mr. E. D. "Bud" Haden, age 73, of Bonham will be held at 2 PM Monday, Oct 14, 2002 at Willow Wild Cemetery in Bonham. Officiating will be Bros. W. C. Beasley and Eulogy will be given by Terry Evans. Mr. Haden passed away Saturday, Oct 12, 2002 in Wilson N. Jones Hospital in Sherman. He is survived by his wife Tommie Haden of Bonham. Daughters - Lynda Campbell of Waco and Donna Evans of Frisco. Son - Douglas Haden of Rice. 6 grandchildren, 2 step-grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren, 1 niece, 2 nephews. Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, Bonham.

Ed is buried Willow Wild Cemetery, Bonham.