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James Samuel Torbett (1868 - 1941)

James Samuel Torbett
Born in Gadsden, Etowah Co., Alabamamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married about 1893 [location unknown]
Died in Gatesville, Coryell Co., Texasmap
Profile last modified | Created 7 Sep 2011
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Biography

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Birth

Birth:
User ID: 5B113832-582E-461A-A675-01DEE799F6DB
Record ID Number: MH:IF2315
Date: 15 MAR 1868
Place: Gadsden, Etowah Co., Alabama

Death

Death:
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Record ID Number: MH:IF2316
Date: 15 MAY 1941
Place: Gatesville, Coryell Co., Texas

Record ID Number

Record ID Number: MH:I1722

User ID

User ID: B0C0BB5A-4928-466C-83BB-F863A4214CE0

Note

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He was a singing teacher and composer of many Gospel songs.
Listed in 1870 U.S. Federal Census, Etowah Co., Alabama, Twp 13Range 5E, Page 40, 11 July 1870, Gadsdin PO, dwelling/family 11.
Torbit, John, 29, Farmer, b. TN;
Mary, 23, keeping house, b. GA;
Sarah E., 4, b. AL; James S., 2, b. AL.
Listed in 1880 U.S. Federal Census, Coryell Co., Texas, DistrictNo. 3, ED 25, Page 51, 28-29 June 1880, dwelling 446, family447.
TOrbett, John C., 39, married, Farmer, b. TN, parents b.VA;
Mary E., 35?, wife, married, keeping house, b. GA, parentsb. TN & GA;
James S., 12, son, single, Farmer, b. AL, parents b.TN & GA;
John W., 8, son, married, b. TX, parents b. TN & GA;
Oscar L.A., 5, son, single, b. TX, parents b. TN & GA;
Frank M.,2, son, single, b. TX, parents b. TN & GA.
Listed in 1900 U.S. Federal Census, Coryell Co., Texas, PrecinctNo. 5, ED 46, Sheet 16A, 13 June 1900, dwelling 192, family 194.
Torbett, James, Head, b. Mar 1868, 32, married 7 years, b. AL,parents b. TN & GA, Music Teacher;
Eugenia, wife, b. Feb 1868,32, married 7 years, 4 children, 4 living, b. TX, parents b. Ark& LA;
Eugene, son, b. Dec 1893, 6, single, b. TX, parents b. AL& TX;
Inez, daughter, b. Sept 1895, 4, single, b. TX, parents b.AL & TX;
Annice, daughter, b. Sept 1895, 4, single, b. TX,parents b. AL & TX;
Edwin, son, b. Mar 1899, 1, single, b. TX,parents b. AL & TX.
Listed in 1910 U.S. Federal Census, Coryell Co., Texas, PrecinctNo. 1, Gatesville city, ward 2, ED 33, Sheet 15A, 23 April 1910,6th Street, dwelling 290, family 302.
Torbett, J.S., head, 42,married, b. AL, parents b. GA, Merchant, Books Notions;
Eugenia,wife, 42, married 17 years, 4 children, 4 living, b. TX, parentsb. Ark & LA;
Eugene, son, 16, single, b. TA, parents b. AL & TX;
Annice, daughter, 14, single, b. TX, parents b. AL & TX;
Annez,daughter, 14, single, b. TX, parents b. AL & TX;
Edwin, son, 11,single, b. TX, parents b. AL & TX.
Listed in 1920 U.S. Federal Census, Coryell Co., Texas, Precinct1, Gatesville City, ward 2, ED 54, Sheet 19A, 22 January 1920,dwelling 151, family 155.
Torbett, J.S., head, 51, married, b.AL, parents b. GA & AL, Merchant, ?racket store;
Eugenia, wife,51, b. TX, parents b. Ark & LA;
Eugene, son, 25, single, b. TX,parents b. AL l& TX, Salesman, ?racket store;
Annez, daughter,23, single, b. TX, parents b. AL & TX, teacher, public school;
Edwin, son, 20, married, b. TX, parents b. AL & TX, jeweler,?racket store.
Listed in 1930 U.S. Federal Census, Coryell Co., Texas, Precinct1, Gatesville City, ward 2, ED 1, Sheet 2B, April 2, 1930, 506South Sixth, dwelling 40, family 50.
Torbett, James S., Head,62, 1st married age 25, b. AL, parents b. TN & GA, retailseller, notions magazines;
Eugenia W., wife, 62, 1st married age25, b. TX, parents b. Ark & LA;
Edwin S., son, 31, Wd, b. TX,parents b. AL & TX, retail salesman, magazines.
He wrote "Glory Land Way" Music by Alton Howard.
Texas Deaths, 1890-1976
Name James Samuel Torbett
Death Date 15 May 1941
Death Place Gatesville, Coryell, Texas
Gender Male
Race White
Death Age 73 years 2 months
Estimated Birth Date
Birth Date 15 Mar 1868
Birthplace Georgia
Marital Status Married
Spouse's Name
Father's Name J C Torbett
Father's Birthplace Tenn
Mother's Name Mary Mccaulley
Mother's Birthplace
Occupation Merchant
Place of Residence Gatesville, Coryell, Texas
Cemetery
Burial Place Gatesville, Texas
Burial Date 16 May 1941

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  • WikiTree profile Torbett-85 created through the import of Family Nov 2011.GED on Sep 6, 2011 by Jim Tarbet. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Jim and others.





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