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Lorenzo Dow Riddle c. 1900

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Lorenzo Dow Riddle c. 1900

John Weiser (View posts)
Posted: 11 Oct 1999 6:00AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Riddle, Huff
Comanche County, TX
I'm looking for my wife's family's Riddle ancestors around Comanche County. Here's what we know (or believe):
A Lorenzo Dow Riddle was a teacher on the Comanche Reservation in the late 1800s. His second son, Henry Hampton (Knox) Riddle, was born October 10, 1893, in Gorman. Lorenzo Dow Riddle was 56 and from Kentucky or Tennessee while the mother, Florence Allen Huff, was 19 and from Arkansas. Florence is said to be part Indian. They had 8 children altogether. Some, if not all, of the family left for California after 1910. Since Lorenzo Dow Riddle was an older man, 76 in 1910, we think he might be buried around Comanche County. At least one son, Frank Wilton Riddle, was born there around 1908.
Thanks, John Weiser (with Cathie Riddle Weiser)
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
John Weiser 11 Oct 1999 12:00PM GMT 
dorholub 24 Oct 1999 12:00PM GMT 
mtw_old_booki... 13 Oct 1999 12:00PM GMT 
Dusty Keith Williams 12 Jan 2004 11:01PM GMT 
mhartmeier94 4 Jun 2012 1:55AM GMT 
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