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Samuel Dickson DeBusk and Frances Virginia Broocke and Cora Bell DeBusk

This picture was donated by Robert Dickson Koenig. He and his wife Sharon Ruth Henson are currently living in the house that was built in 1892 by William Andrew DeBusk and sold to Samuel Dickson DeBusk in 1912. Robert Dickson Koenig is the son of Cora Bell DeBusk and Alford John "Freddie" Koenig. Cora Bell DeBusk was the oldest child of Samuel Dickson DeBusk and Frances Virginia Broocke.

Samuel Dickson DeBusk, son of Elijah DeBusk and Sarah Catherine Ball, was born 23 May 1879 in Brown County, Texas and died 04 Feb 1965 in Brown County, Texas. He married Frances Virginia Broocke, daughter of Rufus and Lydia Ann Broocke, on 23 Dec 1898 in Brown County, Texas. She was born 01 Jan 1881 and died 09 Feb 1965 in Coleman County, Texas. They are both buried in Burkett Cemetery, Coleman County, Texas.

Samuel Dickson DeBusk was the only son of Elijah DeBusk and Sarah Catherine Ball that remained in the Brown County, Texas area. His father gave him a farm in Lubbock County, Texas, but, he lost it when the Farmers National Bank closed during the depression.

Children

1 --- Cora Bell DeBusk born 01 Apr 1901 in Texas and died 12 Apr 1960. She married Alford John "Freddie" Koenig, son of George Gustav Koenig and Elizabeth Bertha Packlipp on 22 Apr 1921 in Texas. They are both buried in Burkett Cemetery, Coleman County, Texas.

2 --- Raymond Anderson DeBusk born 30 May 1903 in Texas and 29 Oct 1980 in Taylor County, Texas. He married Veda L. Keller, daughter of Granville Beverly Keller and Oprah Henderson, in 1940. She was born 29 May 1902 in Missouri and died 13 Jan 1988 in Burkett, Coleman County, Texas. They are both buried in Burkett Cemetery, Coleman County, Texas

3 --- Clara V. DeBusk born 20 Oct 1904 and died 25 Nov 1980. She married Osborne Krummel Angeley in 1924. He was born 16 Aug 1901 and died 06 Jul 1972. They are both buried in Burkett Cemetery, Coleman County, Texas

4 --- Beulah "Jo" DeBusk born 09 Feb 1907. She married William Berneze Davee in Jan 1930. He was born 20 Jul 1907 and died 28 Jul 1987

5 --- Lois DeBusk born 24 Jun 1910 in Brown County, Texas. She married E. Loyal "Buck" Garrett on 20 Jul 1929 in the First Methodist parsonage in Brownwood, Brown County, Texas. He was born 19 Mar 1904 and died 18 Jan 1984 and is buried Burkett Cemetery, Coleman County, Texas

6 --- Jack Eldon Worth DeBusk born 26 Jan 1913 in Brown County, Texas and died 11 Dec 1997 in Coleman County, Texas. He married Zora Viola McDermett, daughter of Oscar McDermett and Ethel May Gould, on 11 Aug 1932 in Santa Anna, Coleman County, Texas. They are both buried in Burkett Cemetery, Coleman County, Texas