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Lois Rebecca (Griffin) Hensley (1908 - 2002)

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Lois Rebecca Hensley formerly Griffin aka Slaughter
Born in McLennan Co., Texasmap
Wife of — married [location unknown]
Mother of , and [private son (1940's - unknown)]
Died in McLennan Co., Texasmap
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7 November 2015
10:26: Philip Smith edited the Biography for Lois (Griffin) Hensley. [Thank Philip for this]
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Lois Rebecca Griffin was born on 12 Oct. 1908 at Texas, USA. She appeared on the census of 18 May 1910 in the household of her parents, Gaylord Estes Griffin and Mary Smith Griffin at McLennan Co., Texas, USA.[1] She appeared on the census of 1 Feb. 1920 in the household of Gaylord Estes Griffin and Mary Smith at Precinct 1, McLennan Co., Texas, USA.[2]

She married Dewey Lee Slaughter, son of Needham Daniel Slaughter and Hattie Virginia Sandel, circa 1928.[3]

She and Dewey Lee Slaughter appeared on the census of 9 April 1930 at McLennan Co., Texas.[4] She appeared on the census of 24 April 1940 in the household of her parents at McLennan County, Texas.[5]

She married John Harvie Hensley, son of Gabe E. Hensley and Mary Jo Spires, circa 1945.[3]

Lois lived in 2001 at Waco, McLennan Co., Texas, USA. She died on 26 Feb. 2002[6] at Texas, USA, at age 93 and was buried at Robinson Cemetery, Robinson, McLennan Co., Texas, USA. Her memorial has a photo of her headstone with John and a link to Dewey's.[7]


9 April 1930

McLennan Co., Texas.

  • Dewey L Slaughter 21 farmer.
  • Lois P Slaughter 21 wife.
  • Dorothy L Slaughter 7/12 dau.[4]
24 April 1940

McLennan County, Texas.

  • Gaylord E Griffin 65 farmer
  • Mary Griffin 60 wife.
  • George Griffin 35 son.
  • William Griffin 34 son.
  • Lois Slaughter 31 dau. widow
  • Louise Slaughter 10 gr-dau.
  • Dewry Lee Slaughter 3 gr-son.[5]


  1. 1910 Census Gillard Griffin.
  2. 1920 Census Gayland E Griffin.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Odessa Morrow Isbell. Descendants of Elnathan Griffith - Isbell. 2005. Collection of Phil Smith.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Year: 1930; Census Place: Precinct 1, McLennan, Texas; Roll: 2374; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 0032; Image: 175.0; FHL microfilm: 2342108 1930 US Census. Dewey L Slaughter.
  5. 5.0 5.1 Year: 1940; Census Place: McLennan, Texas; Roll: T627_4100; Page: 16A; Enumeration District: 155-55 1940 US Census. Gay Crd E Griffin.
  6. Lois G. Hensley U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-Current
  7. Lois Rebecca Griffin Hensley memorial at Find A Grave.


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