James Travis Reat

Male 1860 - 1932  (71 years)


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  • Name James Travis Reat  [1, 2, 3
    Born 25 Nov 1860  Macon, Noxubee, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 Jan 1932  Marlin, Falls, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    Buried 19 Jan 1932  Lee, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
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    Person ID I6945  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2020 

    Father John Fransis Reat,   b. Oct 1815, Richmond, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1889, Lee, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Lincecum,   b. 31 Oct 1829, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1900  (Age 70 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 26 Jul 1857  Noxubee, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F2422  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alice Stewart,   d. Bef 1932 
    Married 28 May 1930  Lee, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F2414  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Nov 1860 - Macon, Noxubee, Mississippi, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 May 1930 - Lee, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Jan 1932 - Marlin, Falls, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 19 Jan 1932 - Lee, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • J. T. Reat
      Nov 25, 1860
      Jan 18, 1932
      There Are No Partings
      In Heaven

      - The informant for J.'s 1932 death certificate was T. N. Reat. [Nephew?] J.'s cause of death was "pulmonary obstruction (probably malignancy)."

      - From "The Matter of the Estate of James Travis Reat, Deceased" [Texas Wills and Probabte Records, 1833-1934 via Ancestry.com]:
      "...That James Travis Reat is dead; that he died on or about the 18th day of January, 1932, in the Town of Marlin in Falls County, Texas, where he was temporarily residing for the benefit of his health.

      ...That at the time of his death he was seized and possessed of real and personal property of the value of several thousand Dollars, most of which is situated in Lee County, Texas..."

      Quote from James's will, entered into probate 1 February 1932 [image via Ancestry.com in media]:
      "...It is my will and desire that all of the property, both real and personal, I may die seized and possessed of, after the payment of all my just debts, together with all expenses incident to the probating of this will and the carrying out of the terms hereof, shall pass to and vest in fee simple in those of my nieces and nephews hereinafter designated and in the proportion hereinafter designated..."

  • Sources 
    1. [S1235] 1880 Census of United States, Texas, Lee, population Schedule; Online Images, E. D. No. 94, page no. 27, dwelling 230, family 231, J. F. Reat household, accessed May 2018.
      Includes wife Elizabeth; and sons J. S., J. T., G. E. Huckaby, and Gaius Huckaby

    2. [S1245] 1900 Census of United States, Texas, Lee, Dime Box, J. Precint No. 6, population Schedule; Online Images, E. D. No. 61, sheet no. 10B, dwelling & family 160, Elizabeth Reat household, accessed 20 May 2018.
      Includes son James T.; daughter Marcella Duty; and granddaughter Estella Duty

    3. [S1255] Texas Wills and Probate Records, 1833-1974, Typed file of will and probate pertaining to James Travis Reat, d. 18 January 1932.

    4. [S222] Lineages, Inc., comp. GENE POOL INDIVIDUAL RECORDS. [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2000.

    5. [S747] Texas Death Certificates, 1903-1982, Digital image of certificate for J. T. Reat, d. 18 January 1932 at Falls County.

    6. [S770] Mississippi Marriages, 1800-1911, John F. Reat m. Elizabeth Huckerby 26 July 1857 at Noxubee County.