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Im trying to find out more info on Fay Tarwater married name Britton married to Hardie Britton They were my grandparents .children were REDA,BILL,JESSIE,EARL,LOIS,TOM,AND LARRY (LA) BRITTON

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posted on December 6, 2013

IF ANY ONE HAS ANY INFO I WOULD LOVE TO HEAR FROM YOU.

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posted on January 16

Name: Hardie Britton
Gender: Male
Birth Year: abt 1890
Birthplace: Arkansas
Race: White
Home in 1930: Alamogordo, Otero, New Mexico

Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse’s Name: Fay Britton
Father’s Birthplace: United States
Mother’s Birthplace: Arkansas

Household Members:
Name Age
Hardie Britton 40
Fay Britton 25
Reda Britton 8
Bill Britton 10
Jessie Britton 14
Earl Britton 18
Lois Britton 3
Tom Britton 5

Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Alamogordo, Otero, New Mexico; Roll: 1396; Page: 26B; Enumeration District: 0001; Image: 913.0; FHL microfilm: 2341131

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posted on January 16 and updated on January 17

James M Tarwater- year1920- living in Finley, Pushmataha, Oklahoma (according to Census) Wife: Retta (Armstrong)

Parents of Fay Tarwater, now Britton, who was

married on May 1,1919 in Antlers, Pushmataha, OK

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posted on January 16 and updated on January 17

James M. Tarwater-year 1910- living in Quinton, Pittsburg, Oklahoma. Fay was 8 years old.

Hardy Britton was living in Weleetka, Okfuskee, Oklahoma with his parents, Solomon and Mary.
In 1918, on his World War I Draft Registration Card, he lists his place of residence as Scipio,Pittsburg, Oklahoma, having a wife and two children. (Wife was Mary C. Tarwater)

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posted on January 16

ANCESTRY.COM FAMILY TREE- FLOWERS FAMILY

FAY TARWATER = born December 6, 1903 Oklahoma
(then known as Choctaw Nation, Indian Territory) died April 16, 1933 Honey Grove, Fannin, Texas
FATHER: James M. Tarwater, born May 25, 1863
and died February 27, 1931 Tulare Co, Calif.
MOTHER: Henrietta " Retta" Armstrong, born
February 14, 1873 and died February 15, 1939
Tulare Co, California
SPOUSE: Hardy Britton, born May 16, 1886 in
Fort Smith, Sebastian, Arkansas. (Others say
Boonville, Logan. Arkansas) died June 1, 1968
Tipton, Tulare, California
MARRIAGE DATE: May 1, 1919 Antlers, Pushmataha, Oklahoma CHILDREN: William (Bill) 1920-1997 // Reda (Retta) 1922-2001 //
Thomas (Tom) 1924-1985 // Lois 1926-2005 //
Larry 1933-2006. Hardy Britton’s parents were
Solomon Britton and Mary Catherine Reed. He was also married on December 22, 1911 to Mary C. Tarwater in Dustin, Hughes, Oklahoma. Their children were: Earl 1912-1993 and Jessie
1915-1992 They were divorced before 1919 (?)

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posted on January 17

1910 United States Federal Census about Fay Tarwater
Name: Fay Tarwater
Age in 1910: 8
Birth Year: abt 1902
Birthplace: Oklahoma
Home in 1910: Quinton, Pittsburg, Oklahoma
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Daughter
Marital Status: Single
Father’s Name: James Tarwater
Father’s Birthplace: Arkansas
Mother’s Name: Retta Tarwater
Mother’s Birthplace: Arkansas

Household Members:
Name Age
James Tarwater 47
Retta Tarwater 38
Nonie Tarwater 19
Mary Tarwater 16
Will Tarwater 14
Henry Tarwater 12
Lucy Tarwater 9
Fay Tarwater 8
Thomas Tarwater 4
Omer Tarwater 1
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posted on January 17

Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997
Name: L A Britton (Larry A. Britton)
Date of Birth: 17 Feb 1933
Gender: Male
Birth County: Fannin
Father’s Name: Hardy Britton
Mother’s Name: Fay Tarwater
Roll Number: 1933_0001

NOTES: Fay Britton, nee Tarwater, died April 16, 1933 in Honey Grove, Fannin, Texas. In year 1940, Hardy Britton was living in Alila, Tulare, California, age 54. He died in 1968.

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posted on January 17

1920 United States Federal Census about James M Tarwater
Name: James M Tarwater
Age: 50
58
Birth Year: abt 1870
[abt 1862]
Birthplace: Arkansas
Home in 1920: Finley, Pushmataha, Oklahoma
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse’s Name: Retta Tarwater
Father’s Birthplace: Tennessee
Mother’s Birthplace: Tennessee
Able to Read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes

Household Members:
Name Age
James M Tarwater 50
58
Retta Tarwater 47
Tommie Tarwater 13
Omer Tarwater 11
Valley Tarwater 6

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posted on January 17

1940 United States Federal Census about Hardy Bretton
Name: Hardy Bretton
Age: 54
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1886
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: Arkansas
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Son
Home in 1940: Alila, Tulare, California
Map of Home in 1940: View map
Inferred Residence in 1935: Rural, Oklahoma
Residence in 1935: Rural, Oklahoma
Sheet Number: 61A
Occupation: Laborer
Attended School or College: No
Duration of Unemployment: 16
Weeks Worked in 1939: None
Income Other Sources: Yes

Household Members:
Name Age
Mary Bretton 79
Hardy Bretton 54

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posted on January 17

there was another post about this family on the tribe’s genealogy forum at about the same time.