Summary

Birth:
30 May 1847 1
Sinking Creek Valley, Virginia 1
Death:
20 Aug 1921 1
Cleburn, Texas 1
More…

Related Pages

+

Pictures & Records (10)

Add Show More

Personal Details

Edit
Birth:
30 May 1847 1
Sinking Creek Valley, Virginia 1
Male 1
Death:
20 Aug 1921 1
Cleburn, Texas 1
Edit
Birth:
Mother: Susan Ross 1
Father: Adam McPherson 1
Marriage:
Cora Eudora Hawpe 1
26 Jan 1871 1
Dallas, Texas 1
Divorce Date: n/a 1
Spouse Death Date: 26 Sept 1943, Cleburne, Texas 1
Edit
Military:
May 1865: Discharge - 4th Bat. Virginia 1
Military:
March 1863: enlisted - 4th Bat. Virginia 1

Looking for more information about Jacob Marion McPherson?

Search through millions of records to find out more.

Sources

  1. Contributed by Erlenebest
Add

Stories

Jacob Marion McPherson

J. M. McPHERSON PASSES AWAY LAST EVENING

At 8:30 last night J. M. Mcpherson, 74 years of age, 1099 North 
Granbury, passed away surrounded by friends and loved ones. He had 
been an invalid for nine years and had been seriously ill for 
eighteen months. His death was due to nervous breakdown. The 
funeral will be delayed awaiting the arrival of relatives. It is 
thought the funeral will be held Monday, but the hour could not be 
announced last night. The interment will be in the Pleasant Point 
cemetery and the funeral service will be conducted by Rev. Geo. H. 
Morrison of Haskell, Texas, who was formerly pastor of the First 
Christian church here.

Mr. McPherson was born in Simonsville, Va., on May 30, 1847 and he 
came to Texas when quite a young man, locating in Dallas. He later 
moved to Alvarado and lived there for more than thirty-five years and 
he had been a resident of this city for eleven years.

Mr. McPherson was a good husband and father and he had many friends 
in Central Texas who will regret to learn of his death and who will 
extend sympathy to the beraved relatives during this hour of 
bereavement. He is survived by a wife and the following children.

Albert McPherson, Cleburne; J. E. McPherson, Abilene; Roy McPherson, 
Tipton, Okla; Carl McPherson, Burleson; Mrs. Casstevens, Lillian; 
Mrs. W. E. Miller, 217 West Heard street, Cleburne; also a brother, 
Benton McPherson, Joshua; a brother Jim McPherson, a resident of 
Virginia and also a sister, Mrs. Lou Straley of Virginia.

Cleburne Morning Review -- Cleburne, Johnson County, Texas -- 
August 21, 1921 -- Sunday.

About this Memorial Page

×