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295. Richard Allen7Daniel (Francis R.6Daniel, Frances5Sims, William4, Bruster3, Edward2, William1) was born 19 March 1864, Dallas County, Texas, died 14 January 1943, Dallas, Texas.[2375] He married in 1888, Dallas County, Texas, to Margaret Ernestine Stellman, born March 1867, died 24 December 1940, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, daughter of Ernest Stellman and Bertha Ann Shandle.[2376]

Richard and Maggie Daniel lived in Lancaster, Dallas County, Texas, in 1900.[2377]

Dallas Morning News, 7 December 1939: Pioneers of City, Married 51 Years. Mr. and Mrs. Richard Allen Daniel celebrated their 51st wedding anniversary Wednesday. Both are members of pioneer Dallas families. They were married in 1888 at the home of the bride’s parents, the late Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Stellman on Airline Road a short distance south of the present Northwest Highway. Mr. Daniel is the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Francis Daniel who came to Texas from Pickens County, Alabama, in December 1849. Francis Daniel, his wife, and two elder sons, Edward and Wilton Daniel, settled at Farmers Branch where they lived for a year and then moved to the hill on which Dallas Hall of SMU now stands. They built a log house near Turtle Creek northwest of SMU and here Richard Allen Daniel was born 19 March 1865. Mrs. Daniel was Miss Margaret Ernestine Stellman. She came to Dallas from Owensboro, Kentucky, when she was eight years old. Mrs. Daniel attended Caruth’s Church and school and she and Mr. Daniel often met at community camp meetings at Cochran Chapel, Caruth Church, and the Plano church. At marriage they moved to a house seven miles south of Dallas near Beckley Road. They lived on Beckley Road until 1913 and then moved to Oak Cliff and resided since at 725 N. Windomere. Four children and four grandchildren.[2378]



[2375] Texas Death Record. Richard A. Daniel, died 14 January 1943, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, male, white, age 78 years, 9 months, 25 days, born 19 March 1864, Dallas County, Texas, widowed. Father: Francis R. Daniel, born Tennessee. Mother: Mary Robertson, born Virginia. Retired farmer. Residence: Dallas, Dallas County, Texas. Burial: Wheatland Cemetery, Dallas, Texas.

[2376] Texas Death Record. Margaret Stellman Daniel, died 24 December 1940, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, female, age 74 years, 9 months, 1 day. Father: Ernest Stellman. Mother: Bertha Ann Shandle.

[2377] 1900 U.S. Census, Dallas County, Texas, S.D. 265, E.D. 139, Sheet 3. Daniel, Richard A., born March 1865, age 35, marr 11 yrs., born Texas Tenn. Va.; Maggie E., wife, born March 1867, age 33, mar 11 yrs., born Ind. Ger. Ger., had had 3 children, 3 living; Marshall, son, born March 1890, age 10, born Texas Texas Ind.; Minnie, dau., born December 1892, age 8; Richard A., son, born July 1893, age 6. All white.

[2378] Pioneers of City, Married 51 Years, Dallas Morning News, Dallas, Tex as, 7 December 1939, p. 7.

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