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Julia Elizabeth Freels
Julia Elizabeth Freels married Peter Oscar Lewis Keller. She was the mother of Mary Mercie Keller who married Fielden Jasper Helms and Martha Laura Keller who married William Layne "Bid" DeBusk and George Homer Keller who married Nancy Ann "Nan" Helms. She was born 09 Mar 1841 in Audrain County, Missouri and died 22 Dec 1935 in Burkett, Coleman County, Texas. Her parents were Beverly Freels and Louisa Jane West. Peter Oscar Lewis Keller was born in 1812 in Rockingham County, Virginia and died 15 Mar 1895 in Burkett, Coleman County, Texas. They are both buried in Burkett Cemetery, Coleman County,
Texas

Peter Oscar Lewis Keller migrated from Virginia to Missouri and in 1877 to Texas. He had 5 children by a prior wife. They all came to Texas after he married Julia. Peter and family settled on 398 acre farm 3 miles east of Burkett, Coleman County, Texas in 1877. Peter and Julia were baptized into the Presbyterian Church at Campbellite Bend on the Pecan Bayou east of Burkett.
Children

1 --- Effie Jane Keller born 16 Apr 1867 in Vernon County, Missouri and died 30 Jul 1962. She married William C. "Billy" Henderson who was born 11 Aug 1861 and died 06 Jan 1947.

2 --- Granville Beverly Keller born 12 Feb 1869 in Vernon County, Missouri and died 04 Nov 1913 in Coleman County, Texas. He married Oprah Henderson on 03 Mar 1889 in Coleman County, Texas. She was 10 Jan 1872 and died 11 Oct 1966 in Burkett Cemetery, Coleman County, Texas. They are both buried in Burkett Cemetery, Coleman County, Texas. He owned one half of the Peter Keller Estate and George owned the other half. They paid their sisters cash for their interest in the estate. In 1912, Granvville and Orah built a house on their own land nearer school and Burkett. This big house is quite a land mark at the present time.

3 --- Martha Laura Keller born 09 Dec 1870 in McLennan County, Texas and died 24 Jul 1936 in Burkett, Coleman County, Texas and is buried in Burkett Cemetery, Coleman County, Texas. She married William Layne "Bid" DeBusk, son of William Andrew "Andy" DeBusk and Martha Ann McAbee, on 27 Feb 1890 in Coleman County, Texas and is buried Upper Green Creek, Dublin, Erath County, Texas. He died of Tuberculosis.

4 --- George Homer Keller born 29 Apr 1872 in Audrain County, Missouri and died 12 Feb 1944 in Burkett, Coleman County, Texas. He married Nancy Ann "Nan" Helms, daughter of James Patton Helms and Susan DeBusk, on 10 Jan 1893 at Washington School House, Burkett, Coleman County, Texas. They are both buried in the Burkett Cemetery, Coleman County, Texas. Their daughter Lola E. Keller married M.A. "Bud" Golson the son of Madison R. Golson and Mary Elizabeth DeBusk, the daughter of Elijah DeBusk and Sarah Catherine Ball.

5 --- Mary Mercie Keller born 29 Apr 1872 in Audrain County, Missouri and died 29 Dec 1942 at Home Ranch, Scurry County, Texas. She married Fielden Jasper Helms, son of James Patton Helms and Susan DeBusk, on 10 Jan 1893 at Washington School House, Burkett, Coleman County, Texas. They are both buried in Cottonwood Flat Cemetery, Scurry County, Texas

6 --- James Lewis Keller born 07 Feb 1855 and died 04 May 1946 in Comanche County, Texas. He married Margeret Jane Clark, daughter of John Clark. She was born 22 Jul 1857 in Arkansas and died 05 Dec 1838 in Brown County, Texas.