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Mollie Fern (Archer) Culwell (1891 - 1984)

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Mollie Fern (Fern) Culwell formerly Archer
Born in Bell County, Texas, USAmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 20 Mar 1910 [location unknown]
Died in Goldthwaite, Mills, Texas, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 13 Dec 2019 | Created 28 Mar 2017
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Mollie Fern Archer was born in July 1891 to Thomas Pinkney Archer and Martha Ann Thompson. She married Walter Harvey Pyles on 20 March 1910; they had 4 known children. Fern was a homemaker.[1] It is unclear when she and Harvey divorced, but by 1940, he was married to Maria Lorenza Garza. At some point, Fern also remarried someone by the name of Culwell.[2] She died on 24 Mar 1984 in Goldthwaite, Mills, Texas[3] and is buried at Goldthwaite Memorial Cemetery in Goldthwaite, Texas.[4]


  1. "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 1 December 2019), Mollie F Pyles in household of Walter H Pyles, Abernathy, Hale, Texas, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 14, sheet 3B, line 90, family 73, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 2339; FHL microfilm 2,342,073.
  2. Note: Her sister, Rachel, was married to a James Fletcher Culwell. Rachel died in 1942, so it is possible that Fern married her brother-in-law or someone from their family. All are buried in the same cemetery.
  3. "Texas Death Index, 1903-2000," database, FamilySearch ( : 24 May 2014), Mollie Culwell, 24 Mar 1984; from "Texas, Death Index, 1903-2000," database, Ancestry ( : 2006); citing certificate number , Mills, Texas, Texas Department of Health, State Vital Statistics Unit, Austin.
  4. Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed 1 December 2019, memorial page for Fern Culwell (18 Jul 1891-24 Mar 1984), Find A Grave: Memorial #80217287.

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