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Folsie Hitt Hood in her front yard

Winna Folsie HittAge: 8418881972

Name
Winna Folsie Hitt
Birth May 16, 1888 39 33
Note: social security death index lists 1887 as birth year.
Birth of a sisterCarrie Fletcher Hitt
May 16, 1892 (Age 4)
Death of a paternal grandmotherNancy Hitt
1895 (Age 6)

Death of a maternal grandmotherElizabeth Ann Gary
1897 (Age 8)

Death of a motherMary Emma Hughes
February 3, 19014:00 a.m. (Age 12)
Cause: ruptured appendix (according to Lucile Hitt Hollingsworth)
Birth of a son
#1
Louis Grey Hood Jr.
November 30, 1918 (Age 30)

Birth of a daughter
#2
Elizabeth Byrle Hood
October 13, 1920 (Age 32)
Death of a fatherReuben Martin Hitt
September 13, 1932 (Age 44)
Death of a sisterEdgeworth Shyves “Edgie” Hitt
October 27, 1936 (Age 48)

Death of a sonLouis Grey Hood Jr.
January 30, 1942 (Age 53)
Cause: injuries suffered in a plane crash during a training flight in a BT-9 near Randolph Air Force Base
Note: From the official accident report:
Death of a sisterAlice Irene Hitt
April 30, 1951 (Age 62)

Death of a sisterElizabeth Jane “Tack” Hitt
October 14, 1956 (Age 68)

Death of a brotherJames Washington “Boss” Hitt
December 17, 1962 (Age 74)

Death of a brotherMartin Hughes “Bud” Hitt
1966 (Age 77)

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Death of a brotherJoel Reuben Hitt
July 22, 1967 (Age 79)
Occupation
school teacher

Corporation: Goss School
Note: Folsie taught at the Goss School until it burned down in 1946 according to John Ulmer. She probably retired then.
Text
Folsie taught school from the age of 14 for more than 40 years.

Death June 1972 (Age 84)

Source:

http://ssdi.rootsweb.com (search under Folsie Hood)

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Louis Grey Hood Jr.
Birth: November 30, 1918 30
Death: January 30, 1942Randolph Air Force Base, Guadalupe County, TX, USA
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Birth

social security death index lists 1887 as birth year.

Occupation

Folsie taught at the Goss School until it burned down in 1946 according to John Ulmer. She probably retired then.

Note

1930 census

Falcie W Hood (head) age 41 dry goods merchant L. G. (son) age 11 Byrle E (daughter) age 9 Hellen C (daughter) age 7

Reuben M. Hitt (father) age 80 Lizzie J. Hitt (sister) teacher public schools

Percie E. Taylog (boarder) salesman dry goods store

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