Schley Brown De Moss

1900–1988 (Age 88)
Louisiana, United States

The Life of Schley Brown

When Schley Brown De Moss was born on 29 January 1900, his father, George Washington Demoss, was 45 and his mother, Carrie Lenora Allen, was 31. He married Lindsey Hunt Dikes in 1926, in Limestone, Texas, United States. He lived in Batson, Hardin, Texas, United States in 1935 and Justice Precinct 4, Hidalgo, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 1 May 1988, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

Schley Brown De Moss
Lindsey Hunt Dikes
Marriage: 1926

Spouse & Children

Limestone, Texas, United States

Parents & Siblings



  • Male1888–1959Male

  • Allie B Demoss


  • Eva O Demoss


  • Arrie E. DeMoss


  • Male1896–1955Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered

Age 1

"Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Indian: variant of Dey .

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Schley B Demasa in household of Geo W Demasa, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Schley Demoss in household of George Demoss, "United States Census, 1900"
  • S B Demoss, "United States Census, 1940"

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