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Samuel Alexander Edington

Samuel Alexander Edington (son of William Riley Edington and Nancy Vaughn) was born 17 Jul 1847 in Tennessee and died 31 Oct 1915 in Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas. He married Margaret V. Greenwood who was born 01 Jul 1854 in Georgia and died 14 Feb 1924.

Children

1 -- Jackson J. Edington. See his Grave Marker
2 -- Hugh Barto Edington was born 28 Oct 1871 and died 04 Jul 1955. On 12 Aug 1890 in Brown County, Texas he married Molly Ann DeBusk (daughter of William Andrew DeBusk and Martha Ann McAbee) was born 24 March 1873 in Brown County, Texas and died 26 December 1940 in Coleman County, Texas. Story is that he and his father-in-law, William Andrew DeBusk, did not get along. When Hugh was the County Commissioner, he made Andy mad by building a road in front of his house. Shortly, Andy sold the house to his brother Elijah and moved to Erath County, Texas. The two men never spoke to each other again. They are both buried in Burkett Cemetery, Coleman County, Texas.
3 -- Jenny Edington was born in 1875. She married Walter Wilson
4 -- Luke Vaughn Edington was born 27 Sep 1879 in Comanche County, Texas and died in 1951 in Brown County, Texas. On 13 May 1899 in Brown County, Texas he married Rosie Lee Slate (daughter of John Henry Slate and Elizabeth Eunice Van Huss) who was born 17 Dec 1881 in Lee County, Virginia and died 28 Dec 1981 in Cross Plains, Callahan County, Texas. As a note Elizabeth Eunice Van Huss was the daughter of Rebecca Jane DeBusk, the sister of Elias DeBusk,
5 -- Joseph "Jodie" D. Edington was born Oct 1884 and died in 1961. On 22 Dec 1907 he married Ida Olla Nations (daughter of Andrew Jetton Nations and Sophronia Binns) who was born 01 Oct 1885 in Brown County, Texas and died in 1976. They are both buried in Burkett Cemetery, Coleman County, Texas.
6 -- Robert L. Edington was born Jan 1887 and died 1948. On 24 Jan 1909 in Brown County, Texas he married Lillian E. Layman who was born in 1890 and died in 1968
7 -- Lonnie Edington who was born in Aug 1892. On 17 Dec 1911 in Brown County, Texas she married Murie Layman