Sullivan Ross Roberts

Male 1886 - 1958  (72 years)


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  • Name Sullivan Ross Roberts  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Born 13 Jan 1886  Dale, Caldwell, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Census 2 Jan 1920  Wilson, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 17 Mar 1958  San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6
    Buried 19 Mar 1958  Bexar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Chapel Hills Memorial Park
    Person ID I7074  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2020 

    Father John Calhoun Roberts,   b. 25 Dec 1837, Winston, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1919, Lockhart, Caldwell, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Fernandella Brazoria Lincecum,   b. 3 Jul 1840, Lowndes, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1933, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 9 Aug 1857  Caldwell, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Family ID F2499  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Gussie Ermler,   b. Abt 1896, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1930  (Age ~ 33 years) 
    Children 
     1. Evelyn Roberts,   b. Abt Mar 1914, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Della Roberts,   b. Abt May 1915, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Abbylee Roberts,   b. Between 1918 and 1919, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Mary E. Roberts,   b. Between 1919 and 1920, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F2466  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mollie Schulz Tubb 
    Married 1945  San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F2467  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Jan 1886 - Dale, Caldwell, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 2 Jan 1920 - Wilson, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Mar 1958 - San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 19 Mar 1958 - Bexar, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    John C. Roberts Family
    John C. Roberts Family
    FRONT: John C., Ross, Della, Dan

    BACK: Jim, John Jr., Alexander C.

  • Notes 
    • - His WWI draft registration card descibed Sullivan as medium height, slender build, brown hair and brown eyes.

      - According to his death certificate, Sullivan died at St. Benedict's Hospital in San Antonio, TX. His occupation was listed as "Ret'd Whse. Supt. Civil Service." Cause of death: "Pneumonia -- (Broncho), 9 days / Pulmonary Emphysema, 10 yrs / Fracture Rt. Hip, 11 days" (fell at home). Contributory: "Parkinson's Disease, Fat Emboli. An autopsy was performed.

      *Saspamco [unincorporated city where Sullivan lived -- part of metropolitan San Antonio] was named after the San Antonio Sewer Pipe Manufacturing Company [where he worked] which began operations around 1901 using the red clay of the area to manufacture tile products. (via Wikipedia)

  • Sources 
    1. [S741] 1920 Census of United States, Texas, Wilson, J. Precint 8, population Schedule; Online Images, E. D. No. 207, sheet no. 1A, dwelling & family 2, Ross Roberts household, accessed 29 July 2016, National Archives and Records Administration credited.
      Includes wife Gussie; daughters Evelyn, Della, Abbylee, and Marry; and mother Della

    2. [S742] 1930 Census of United States, Texas, Bexar, San Antonio, population Schedule; Online Images, E. D. No. 15-141, sheet no. 11A, dwelling 182, family 254, Sullivan R. Roberts household, accessed 29 July 2016, National Archives and Records Administration credited.
      Includes daughters Evelyn, Della, Abbylee, and Mary E.; and mother Della

    3. [S516] Texas Deaths, 1890-1976, Image of death certificate for Sullivan Ross Roberts, d. 17 March 1958.

    4. [S760] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Digital Image of card for Sullivan Ross Roberts.

    5. [S761] World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, Digital image of card for Sullivan Ross Roberts.

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

    7. [S759] 1940 Census of United States, Texas, Bexar, San Antonio, population Schedule; Online Images, E. D. No. 259-201, sheet no. 17B, Adair T. Harlen household (# 406), accessed 1 August 2016.
      Includes wife Mary E.; and father-in-law Sullivan R. Roberts

    8. [S599] Crisler, Patricia Fogle, "Lincecum-Roberts History".

    9. [S737] Texas County Marriage Index, 1837-1977, John C. Roberts m. Fernandella Lincecum 9 August 1857, Caldwell County.

    10. [S739] 1910 Census of United States, Texas, Caldwell, Justice Precint 6, population Schedule; Online Images, E. D. No. 34, sheet no. 13A, dwellings & families 236-238, James T. Roberts household, John C. Roberts household, Daniel B. Roberts household, accessed 29 July 2016, National Archives and Records Administration credited.

    11. [S744] 1900 Census of United States, Texas, Caldwell, Precint No. 6, population Schedule; Online Images, E. D. No. 125, sheet no. 8A, dwelling & family 130, John C. Roberts household, accessed 29 July 2016, National Archives and records Administration credited.
      Includes wife Della B.; and sons John B. and Ross

    12. [S745] Alabama, Texas and Virginia Confederate Pensions, 1884-1958, Digital images of Mrs. Della Roberts "Widow's Application for a Pension".