Haskell County
BIOGRAPHIES
& Sketches
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You are invited to send material for this "Biographies & Sketches" page.    Haskell
County Family Stories, genealogies and short biographies will be welcome.  
Photos to go with your submissions will be a nice addition.    
E-mail Jane Colmenares for
more information on how to send your material.
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Baldwin Family Genealogy
   In Search of More Info
by Mike Henderson

The Jarrett Bell Family of Rule, Texas
  (Nanci Swindle has sent genealogy data about this early family)
(Do you have more info?  Let Nanci know)

Beryl Montgomery Cathey Bio & Photos
From Elizabeth "Liz" (Cathey) Maxson
(Also see Montgomery Family Photos and Matthews Family Photos)
Alton B. Chapman Biography and Obituary
contributed by Ed Williams

Hugh Coburn Family of Haskell
  from Robert Coburn, Grandson

Cowboy Reunions of 1897 & 1898
from Newspaper Articles of "The Haskell Free Press"
Submitted by Judith Atkeison

Charles Crane & Nora Crane Family Photo
  Submitted by Dick Whitaker
Mr. Whitaker offers this photo to Haskell County
Crane Family members who are interested.

Arthur Crawford Foster
(From "Genealogy Magazine.com" is this biographical sketch which is from History and Biographical
Record of North and West Texas by B. B. Paddock; - note: After reading the sketch  use your "back button" to return)
Information about this article was contributed by Jim Foster 
Also see Foster Family Photo Page
   Haskell's Harmony Club - 1952
  submitted by Jim Foster

              Colonel Shelby Jackson "Jack" Harris
       (from a Newspaper Article & his Obituary)

"Hunt on Clear Fork"
  (Transcription of a story from the June 1, 1889, issue
of the "Haskell Free Press" submitted by Judith Atkeison)

Rev. Chester Jones 
Missionary, Businessesman, Haskell Pioneer

William N. Kay Family
  Lived in Erath and Haskell Counties
(Submitted by Ron Kay of Anderson, South Carolina)


The John & Sally Labriere Family
   Early Pioneers of Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico & Arizona
   (Labriere Information furnished by David Ballard)

Maud & Cal Lewellen
   Roberts Community Residents
by Dorothy Toliver Hartsfield
The David Rinsey Livengood Family
   by Hess & Dorothy Hartsfield

             USS Patterson & WW II Memorabilia
   of Robert Austin Coburn, Sr.
Excerpts from the Collection.
Links used with permission of Robert Coburn
        McGregor Family of Haskell  New!
(From Scotland to Texas)
By Alan Ratliff
                L. D. Ratliff family    New!
Photo and Newspaper Article
Thanks to Alan and Elizabeth Ratliff

Manley Webb & Some of His Family Ancestry
   Photos and Information from Gene Davenport

Olive Elizabeth "Ollie" Montgomery
A Talented Teacher and Homemaker
submitted by Elizabeth "Liz" Maxson
Orr Family Photo Page
     Photos and Family Names Submitted by Mick Bradley.
    (Let him know if you can identify some of the children in the picture)

Hugh Read and Leila Belle Webb Family
   (from the Genealogy Files of Gene Davenport)
Reminiscing About the Early Days
       (from two Haskell Free Press articles submitted by Judith Atkeison

  Roberts School Essay
    Excerpted from a 1997 School Essay & Interview
of  Beulah L. Toliver by Wendy Dulaney.
Judge P. D. Sanders
  Former County Judge of Haskell County
Submitted by Rachel Castrillon
Stephens Family Website
The Murrel Williamson Stephens Family
included several descendants who lived in Haskell County
Link to her website provided by Penny Argroves Holmes
(Offsite Link)


Lynn Toliver
  A Great, Gentle and Loving Man
from the notes of Dorothy Toliver Hartsfield

VanCleave and Robertson Families of Rule
  They came from Alabama to Haskell County
Data & Pictures Provided by Kay Robertson
(If you have more information on the VanCleave family, let Kay know.
See note at bottom of VanCleave Home Page)



Oran E. and Stella V. Webb Family Bio
contributed by Shirley & Jim Webb

William Welch Family
         Photos and Stories submitted by Elizabeth Maxson

Haskell County TXGenWeb,
Jane Colmenares - Coordinator