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31. Hiram "Hige" WHITE31,32 was born on 27 May 1856 in Texas.13 He died on 10 July 1930 at the age of 74 in Honey Grove, Fannin County, Texas.

1880 Census in Fannin Co, Prec 4, p.436A. The age is right:
H. S. White, age 23, b. TX
N. E. White, wife, age 22, b. AL, parents b. NC [Nannie E., the first wife]
J. A. White, son, age 3, b. TX
B. B. White, dau, age ??, b. TX
next door to his father's family


Hiram may be listed in the 1900 Census as H. White born May 1855 in Texas. Father born in TN, mother born in MO. He's listed with wife Addie, 10 years younger who has had no children and 4 children who are surely from a first wife. In the neighboring area are also a J. Sebastian, age 39 and Frank, age 45 and their families. "J." has his mother Sarah age 78, born in MO living in his household. These are likely Sebastian cousins.
Justice Precinct 4, Fannin Co, TX
H. S. White, b. May 1855, age 45, married for 5 years, b. TX, father b. TN, mother b. MO
Addia, wife, b. Jan 1865, age 35, no children, b. AL
Edy, son, b. Sept 1884, age 15, mother's birthplace "unknown"
Allie, son, b. Aug 1887, age 12
[the two sons must have been Nannie's children - she died 1888, so the daughters must have children of the second wife Bettie. Hiram married Addie about 1895]
Pearl, dau, b. Sep 1890, age 9
Josey, dau, b. Oct 1892, age 7

1910 Census. Justice Precinct 4, Fannin Co, TX, Hh 47
H. S. White, age 52, married 3 times, married the last time for 14 years
Addie, wife, age 42, married 1 time, for 14 years
Edd White, son, age 24
Al White, son, age 22

1930 Census. Precinct 8, Fannin Co, TX, Hh 323
Hiram S. White, age 73, was age 20 at first marriage
Addie, wife, age 63, was 30 at first marriage

Texas Death Certiciate #34253
Hige S. White died in Honey Grove, Fannin Co, TX. He was married, but wife is listed simply as Mrs. Hige White. He was born 27 May 1856 in Texas, and died 10 Jul 1930, age 75. He was a farmer. He died of progressive paralysis of two years duration, finally reaching his heart. Influenza was a contributing factor. Father was Andy White, b. TN; mother was Sabastian, given name and place not known. E. W. White of Honey Grove was the informant. Hige was buried Woods Cemetery.

Woods Cemetery, Fannin Co, TX
White, H.S. 1856-1930 on stone with Addie
White, Addie 1865-1933
White, Nannie E. Wife of H.S. 19 Apr 1857 - 10 Apr 1888
White, Bettie A. wife of H.S. 4 Jan.1869-1 Oct.1893

Hiram "Hige" WHITE and Nannie E. BROWN were married circa 1876. Nannie E. BROWN was born on 19 April 1857 in Alabama. She died on 10 April 1888 at the age of 30 in Fannin County, Texas.

Hiram "Hige" WHITE and Nannie E. BROWN had the following children:

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James Andrew WHITE was born on 17 October 1876 in Fannin County, Texas. He died on 12 March 1963 at the age of 86 in Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas.

Texas Death Certificate #20581 James Andrew White, died at All Saints Hospital, Ft. Worth, TX. His address was given as 2129 Bonnie Brae, Ft. Worth - it was outside the city limits. James was born 17 oct 1876 and died 12 Mar 1963 at age 86. He was a retired Farmer, widowed. The informant was Mrs. Jack McNiel - his parents were unknown to her. He died of a heart attack, which happened in December of 1962. He also had a fall & burned his hand and hip in 1962. He was buried Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Ft. Worth.

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Bettie Bell WHITE was born in 1879 in Fannin County, Texas.

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Eddie Wilson WHITE was born on 8 September 1884 in Fannin County, Texas. He died on 16 November 1967 at the age of 83 in Bonham, Fannin County, Texas.

Eddie Wilson White. Death Certificate #79160. Died at the Hospital in Bonham; residence listed as Windom, Fannin Co, TX. Born 8 Sep 1884 and died 16 Nov 1967. He was married - wife is listed as Mrs. E. W. White. He was a retired farmer. His father was Hiram S. White, his mother Nannie Brown. He had chronic nephritis, but also was found to have a tumor of the left kidney. He was buried Woods Cemetery, Fannin Co.

Birth: Sep. 8, 1884
Flag Springs
Fannin County
Texas, USA
Death: Nov. 16, 1967
Sherman
Grayson County
Texas, USA

Paris News Service - Honey Grove, Texas. 'Eddie Wilson White, 83, of Windom, died Thursday November 16 1967, at 4:30 p.m. at Wilson N. Jones Hospital, Sherman, where he had been admited after seven months of illness. He was a retired farmer, having been born in Flag Springs community, September 8, 1884, son of Hiram and Nannie (Brown) White.
The funeral in Honey Grove at Cooper-Sorrells Chapel will be conducted Saturday 18 November, at 2 p.m. by the Rev. H. G. Ball of Tioga, and internment made in the Woods Cemetery at Ladonia.
Mr. White married Miss Mae Elizabeth Payne, January 20, 1917 in Windom, and she survives, besides a daughter, Mrs. A. J. Thompson and her son, Eddie Thompson of Windom; also two sisters, Mrs. Josie Wilburn of Ladonia and Mrs. Pearl Henry of Vernon.

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Al WHITE was born in August 1887 in Fannin County, Texas.

Hiram "Hige" WHITE and Bettie A. [WHITE] were married circa 1889. Bettie A. [WHITE] was born on 4 January 1869. She died on 1 October 1893 at the age of 24 in Fannin County, Texas.

Hiram "Hige" WHITE and Bettie A. [WHITE] had the following children:

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Pearl WHITE was born in September 1890 in Fannin County, Texas.

Listed as Mrs. Pearl Henry in obit of half-brother Eddie W. White.

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Josey WHITE was born on 9 October 1892 in Fannin County, Texas. She died on 17 May 1972 at the age of 79 in Commerce, Hunt County, Texas.33

Listed as Mrs. Josie Wilburn in obit of half-brother, Eddie W. White.

FindaGrave lists her husband as James Clayborn Tate Wilburn (1888-1951)

Hiram "Hige" WHITE and Addie Elizabeth HARDIN were married about 1895. Addie Elizabeth HARDIN was born in 1865. She died in 1933 at the age of 68 in Fannin County, Texas.